Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Post-Doc

Email: helena.mateos@uniba.it

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Location: Bari


Fields of Interest and Expertise

DLS

Colloidal stability

Surfactant-polymer interactions

Teaching

2020 Supervisor of Master student Francesca Blasi. “Interactions of detergent formulations with phospholipid vesicles as model for surfactant’s potential virucidal activity” in the Università degli studi di Bari "Aldo Moro".

2020 Laboratory practice supervisor in Physical chemistry master’s degree in the Università degli studi di Bari "Aldo Moro" 

2020 Teacher and laboratory supervisor of the course Formulation Chemistry in the Università degli studi di Bari "Aldo Moro"

2020 Laboratory practice supervisor in Physical chemistry bachelor’s degree in the Università degli studi di Bari "Aldo Moro" 

Curriculum Vitae


2014: Bachelor’s degree -summa cum laude- in Chemistry at the Complutense University of Madrid. Thesis on “Femtosecond Spectroscopic Investigations of the Functionalization of Iron Carbene Photosensitizers” under the supervision of Prof. Villy Sundström

2016: Master’s degree in Physical Chemistry -summa cum laude- at Lund University. Thesis on “Physicochemical study of Natural molecules to protect membranes against dehydration. Osmolytes and dehydrin proteins” under the supervision of Prof. Emma Sparr

2020: PhD degree -con Lode- in Chemical and molecular science at the Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro”. Thesis on “Surfactant-Polymer Interaction at the Liquid-Solid Interface”. Supervisors: Prof. Gerardo Palazzo and Dr. Anju Brooker. Funded by Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No 722871

2020: Postdoctoral fellow for The Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” and the Centre for Colloids and Surface Science (CSGI) 
 

Awards

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Publications

Salting-out approach is worthy of comparison with ultracentrifugation for extracellular vesicle isolation from tumor and healthy models

- Serratì S. - Palazzo A. - Lapenna A. - Helena Mateos Cuadrado - Mallardi A. - Marsano R.M. - Quarta A. - Del Rosso M. - Azzariti A.
Biomolecules

Binding isotherms of surfactants used in detergent formulations to bovine serum albumin

- Helena Mateos Cuadrado - Valentini A. - Giuseppe Colafemmina - Sergio Murgia - Robles E. - Brooker A. - Gerardo Palazzo
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects

Microemulsion microstructure(s): A tutorial review

- Tartaro G. - Helena Mateos Cuadrado - Schirone D. - Angelico R. - Gerardo Palazzo
Nanomaterials

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