Publications:

1. Androjna, C., J.E. Gatica, J.M. Belovich and K.A. Derwin ¿Oxygen diffusion through natural extracellular matrices: Implications for estimating critical thickness values in tendon tissue engineering,¿ Tissue Eng., submitted (2007).
2. Nagarajan, A., C, Garrido, W. Morales and J.E. Gatica ¿Catalytic Reactions as Mechanisms of High-temperature Lubrication,¿ Chem. Eng. Comm., submitted (2007).
3. McFadden, L.S. and J.E. Gatica ¿Use of Thermodynamic Constraints in Model Formulation for Metabolic Pathways,¿ Chem. Eng. Comm., submitted (2007).
4. Kaliappan, D., J.J. Stafford, D. Magness, M. Puchowicz, J.C. LaManna and J.E. Gatica ¿A Multi-compartment Model for Metabolic Dynamics in Mammalian Brains,¿ Annals of the Biomed. Eng. Soc., submitted (2007).
5. Morales, W., J. E. Gatica, R.F. Handschuh and T.L. Krantz ¿Vapor-Mist Phase Lubrication of an Enclosed Gearbox¿ Tribol. Trans., In Press (2006).
6. Gupta, A.D, A. E. Bruzas and J.E. Gatica ¿Application of Interactive Instructional Computer Modules in Engineering Laboratory Environments,¿ ASEE Journal of Engineering Education, submitted (2006).
7. Hlavacek, V., J.A. Puszynski, H.J. Viljoen and J.E. Gatica "Model Reactors and their Design Equations," Chapter in Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry, vol. B4, In Press (2006-07)
8. Koppaka, S.S., M.A. Puchowicz, J.C. LaManna and J.E. Gatica ¿Modeling and analysis of mammalian brain metabolism under hypoxic and ischemic events: Alternative routes to cerebral energy metabolism,¿ Adv. Exp. Med. Biol., 26 (2006).
9. Nagarajan, A., C, Garrido, W. Morales and J.E. Gatica ¿Phosphate Reactions as Mechanisms of High-Temperature Lubrication,¿ NASA/TM-2006 (2006).
10. Gorla, R.S.R, J.E. Gatica, B. Ghorashi, P. In-Eure and L.W. Byrd ¿Heat Transfer in a Thin Liquid Film in the presence of Electric Field,¿ Chem. Eng. Comm., 191(5), pp. 718-731(2004).
11. Colombo, M.A., M.R. Hernández, J.E. Gatica and  S. Ungarala ¿Interactive Teaching Applications Using Client-server MATLAB Environments,¿ Proceedings of the 4th Mercosur Congress on Process Systems Engineering, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2005)
12. Colombo, M.A.,  M.R. Hernández, J.E. Gatica and J.L. Silveira ¿A New Approach for the Thermo-Economical Optimization of Co-Generation Systems,¿ Proceedings of the 4th Mercosur Congress on Process Systems Engineering, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2005)
13. Sofalvi, S., J.F. Llapa, J.T. Reye, W. Morales and J.E. Gatica ¿Protective and Conversion Coatings by Chemical Vapor Deposition,¿ Proceedings of the 7th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Glasgow, Scotland (2005).
14. Reye, J.T., W. Morales and J.E. Gatica ¿Formulating Precursors for Coating Metals and Ceramics,¿ NASA Technology Briefs, March 2005.
15. Reye, J.T., L. S. McFadden, J. E. Gatica and W. Morales ¿Conversion Coatings for Aluminum Alloys by Chemical Vapor Deposition Mechanisms,¿ NASA/TM-2004-212905 (2004).
16. Gorla, R.S.R, J.E. Gatica, B. Ghorashi, P. In-Eure and L.W. Byrd ¿Heat Transfer in a Thin Liquid Film in the presence of Electric Field,¿ Chem. Eng. Comm., 191(5), pp. 718-731(2004)
17. Bartels, M., M.N. Pedernera, N.S. Schbib, D.O. Borio and J.E. Gatica ¿Formulation of Reduced-Order Models for the Dynamic and Stability Analyses of Autothermal Radial Flow Reactors,¿ International Journal of Chemical Reaction Engineering, 1(A43) (2003).
18. McFadden, L.S., [with C. Garrido, J.T. Reye, W. Morales and J.E. Gatica] "Study of Catalytic Reactions as Mechanisms of High-Temperature Lubrication," Lubrication Engineering, 58(12), pp. 34-36, 2002.
19. Gorla, R.S.R, J.E. Gatica, B. Ghorashi and P. In-Eure ¿Heat Transfer in a Thin Liquid Film in the presence of Electric Fields for Non-Isothermal Interfacial Condition,¿ Int. J. Fluid Mechanics Res., 29(2), pp. 1-12 (2002).
20. Sangsuwan, P., J. A. Orejas, S. N. Tewari and M. Singh, and J.E. Gatica ¿Reaction-bonded Silicon Carbide by Reactive Infiltration,¿ Ind. Eng. Chem. & Res., 40, pp. 5191-5198 (2002).