Prof. Marcio Carvalho was the recipient of the Cardeal Leme Medal for Excellency in Research from the Rector of PUC-Rio, Padre Josafá Carlos de Siqueira, S.J., during the end of academic year ceremony.
Four LMMP students have papers in the list of best 350 submissions that were selected for oral online presentation during the Rio Oil&Gas 2020 (https://www.riooilgas.com.br/). The researches are related to emulsion stability (Alandmara Rosa Dionizio Leôncio), condensate gas flow (Marcelo Coelho Fernandes) and formation test (Vinicius Mattoso and Jose Adriano […]
Prof. Marcio Carvalho was the recipient of the 2020 John A. Tallmadge Award from the International Society for Coating Science and Technology (ISCST, https://www.iscst.com/). The award is presented biennially. It is the highest award bestowed by the ISCST and recognizes an individual’s significant contributions to the understanding or improvement of coating […]
LMMP MSc student Raphael Chalhub Ribeiro won the SPE LatinAmerica and Caribbean Student Paper Contest – Master Degree Level with the work “3D Visualization of Oil Displacement by a Suspension of Microcapsules applied on EOR”. He used confocal microscopy to visualize trapped oil ganglia distribution inside porous media after water […]
Experimental activities at LMMP/PUC-Rio were stopped due to the corona virus outbreak in Rio and social distancing policy. All researchers are working from home since March 16. However, LMMP joined the collaborative effort led by the Department of Design of PUC-Rio and the Navy Research Institute (IPqM) on 3D printing […]
Paula Reis, Nicolle Lima (PhD students), Raphael Chalhub (MSc student), Debora do Nascimento e Marcio Carvalho participated in the II Brazil-Argentine Microfluidics Congress, held in Cordoba, Argentina, from October 22-25. LMMP researchers presented their work on computational petrophysics for retrograde gas reservoirs, confocal microscopy visualization of flow in porous media, […]
Bruna Leopercio and Talita Botti, PhD students from LMMP, participated in the Society of Rheology 91st Annual Meeting, held in Raleigh, USA, from October 20-14. Bruna presented a talk on the production of gastro-resistant microcapsules using microfluidics and a poster on confocal imaging of particle suspension flows. Talita presented a poster […]
Thiago Pereira was the winner of the SPE (Society of Petroleum Engineers) Brazil Section Student Paper Contest 2019 in the category Graduate Student. His paper “Polymer Flooding in Sandstone: Retention and Oil Displacement” was part of his MSc thesis research, funded by Equinor Brasil. Congratulations Thiago for this important award! […]