Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering

Chemical & Biological Engineering Building 233
2360 East Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3


University of California, Santa Barbara, PhD
University of Washington, BS


Interfacial Phenomena, Functional Foods, Emulsions and Foams, Novel Instrumentation, Complex Fluids

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Selected Publications

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Frostad, J.M., Tammaro, D., Santollani, L., Bochner de Araujo, S., Fuller, G.G. Dynamic fluid-film interferometry as a predictor of bulk foam properties. – Soft Matter 12, 9266-9279 (2016). (Featured on Cover).

Noyes, A., Basha, J., Frostad, J.M., Millard, D., Mullin, J., LaCasse, D., Wright, R.S., Cook, S., Hu ffman, B., Fahrner, R., Godavarti, R., Titchener-Hooker, N., Sunasara, K., Mukhopadhyay, T. A modular approach for the ultra scale-down of depth fi ltration. Journal of Membrane Science. – in press doi:10.1016/j.memsci.2015.07.010 (2015).

Frostad, J.M., Collins, M.C., Leal, L.G. Direct measurement of the interaction of model food emulsion droplets adhering by arrested coalescence. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 441, 459465 (2014).

Frostad, J.M., Seth M., Bernasek, S.M., Leal, L.G. Direct measurement of interaction forces between charged, multilamellar vesicles. Soft Matter 10, 7769-80 (2014).

Frostad, J.M., Collins, M.C., Leal, L.G. Cantilevered-capillary force apparatus for measuring multi-phase fluid interactions. Langmuir 29, 47154725 (2013).

Frostad, J.M., Walter, J., Leal, L.G. A scaling relation for the capillary-pressure driven drainage of thin fi lms. Physics of Fluids 25, 052108 (2013).