News

18
Nov
11/18/2017
Postdoctoral Position

Project: Development and field trials of novel materials for precision agriculture in deserts
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6/18/2017
Sankara, Eddy and Himanshu will participate in the 7th International Colloids Conference in Sitges, Spain (June, 2017)​
10
Jun
6/10/2017
Project: Experimental investigation of wetting of rough surfaces
6/5/2017
Himanshu, Eddy and Sankara publish their work on wetting at ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces
31
Mar
3/31/2017
Adair presented his latest results on "Controlling evaporation rates of water droplets trapped as liquid marbles in superhydrophobic sands" at the International Conference on Surfaces, Coatings and Interfaces 2017 ​​
29
Jan
1/29/2017
Himanshu gave a talk on "Isotope Effects on Hydrophobic Interactions" and Sreekiran spoke on the "Effects of Solvent’s Hydrogen-Bonded Percolation Networks on the Hydrophobic Interaction".​
1/20/2017
​The STEAM Innovation Challenge was an event held in KAUST, where KAUST students worked in interdisciplinary teams, alongside students from a number of partnering Saudi Universities, to develop and present solutions to major real world challenges. 
18
Dec
12/18/2016
​Himanshu gave a talk on "Time-Dependent Wetting of Doubly-reentrant Cavities​" at the EMN Meeting on Microtexture, Hong Kong (Dec 18-22, 2016)​
04
Sep
9/4/2016
Himanshu Mishra presents on "Hydrogen-bonded Percolation Networks Modulate Hydrophobic Interactions" at the 30th Conference of the European Colloid and Interfacial Society in Rome​​, Italy​​​
27
Jul
7/27/2016
Himanshu was recognized with the Best Presentation Award at STEMa 2016 International Conference on Science and Technology of Emerging Materials, Pattaya, Thailand (July 28-29, 2016)​
11
Jul
7/11/2016
Himanshu gave a talk on "The Hydrophobic Interaction: Effects of H-bonding Networks, Heavy vs Light Water, and Ions​" at the Conference on Ions in Solutions: Biology, Energy and Environment​ at the Telluride Science Research Center​ in Colorado, USA​​​​​
19
Jun
6/19/2016
​Eddy and Sankara presented on “Bio-Inspired Hairy Surfaces with Flexible Re-entrant Bristles for Enhanced Wetting Control” and Himanshu gave a talk on “Wetting of Surfaces with Reentrant and Doubly Reentrant Cavities” at the 6th International Colloids Conference in Berlin, Germany​​​​
4/25/2016
Bulk and Surface Aqueous Speciation of Calcite: Implications for Low-Salinity Waterflooding of Carbonate Reservoirs
M. P. Yutkin, J. Y. Lee, H. Mishra, C. J. Radke, T. W. Patzek*​, Soceity of Petroleum Engineers, 1822890MS, DOI: 10.2118/182829-MS
4/4/2016
​Interfacial Lab article featured as journal cover in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces on March 30 2016 edition​​
19
Mar
3/19/2016
Eddy, Sankara, and Himanshu will visit Berlin during June 19-22 to present our recent work on wetting of textured surfaces:

Talk: Wetting of Surfaces with Reentrant and Doubly Reentrant Cavities.​​
Poster: Bio-Inspired Hairy Surfaces with Flexible Re-entrant Bristles for Enhanced Wetting Control
28
Dec
12/28/2015
iLab research publication in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
17
Oct
10/17/2015
Project selected at Falling Walls Competition, Berlin​
14
Sep
9/14/2015
Himanshu attended a Workshop on mass spectrometry at Purdue University (organized by Professor Cooks)​
12
Sep
9/12/2015
Dr. Andreia Farinha filed the first patent from Interfacial Lab​
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15
Aug
8/15/2015
Kuang-Hui attends summer school on nanotribology
02
Aug
8/2/2015
Himanshu Mishra makes a mark for Interfacial Engineering Lab at the Gordon Research Conference 2015​​
21
Jun
04
May
5/4/2015
Himanshu gave a talk at Energy, Materials, and Nanotechnology Meeting, Phuket, Thailand