Gerardo Odriozola received his B.S. degree in chemical engineering at Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay, in 1998, and his Ph.D. degree in physical science at Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain, in 2001. From 2001 to 2002, he served as an Associate Professor at the Physical Department of the Faculty of Chemistry, Universidad de la República, in Uruguay. Odriozola currently works as a Researcher at the Program of Molecular Engineering, Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, in Mexico. His research activities focus on the areas of colloidal aggregation, colloidal stability, clays swelling, electrolyte double layer interactions, supramolecular assembling processes, phase behavior of hard systems (spheres, ellipsoids, etc.), and thermodynamic properties of model fluids.
Biography Updated on 2 January 2013