Publications, Activities, and Awards

  • A Molecular Dynamics Study of the Effect of Asphaltenes on Toluene/Water Interfacial Tension: Surfactant or Solute?
  • Adsorption kinetics of asphaltenes at oil/water interface: Effects of concentration and temperature
  • Asphaltene Behaviors and Models
  • Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Intermolecular Forces and Interfacial Science
  • Effect of Model Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds on the Coalescence of Water-in-Oil Emulsion Droplets
  • Integrated Land And Water Reclamation Approached For Energy Systems To Minimize Landscape Disturbances And Improve Waste Management
  • Probing Molecular Interactions of Bitumen-coated Mineral Solids in Organic Solvents
  • Probing the Interaction Mechanism between Air Bubbles and Bitumen Surfaces in Aqueous Media Using Bubble Probe Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Probing the Surface Forces in Bitumen Extraction using a Bubble Probe AFM
  • Removal of Fine Solids from Bitumen by Polymer Flocculants during Non-aqueous Extraction of Oil Sands
  • Understanding the Interactions and Stability of Emulsions in the presence of Asphaltenes
  • Understanding the Interfacial Behaviors and Molecular Interaction Mechanisms of Asphaltenes Using Experimental and Theoretical Methods