Javier Santos-Perez

Title
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email
Department
Physical Sciences Department
College
Daytona College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Organic/Polymer Chemistry

Design, synthesis, and characterization of advanced monomeric and macromolecular structures.

Research interest:

  • Stimuli-responsive macromolecules
  • Highly thermally stable polymers
  • Organic aerogels

Some applications of interest are gas sensors, radiation sensors, temperature sensors, strong lightweight materials, and insulation.

Javier Santos-Perez

  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Clark Atlanta University
  • B.S. - Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico

  • Certificate - UF AEC Certficate in Teaching & Learning in Extension
  • Certificate - Teaching Science at University
  • Project Management Certification
  • Professional Certificate

Organic Chemistry

Molecular Spectroscopy

Chemical Instrumentation Laboratory

General Chemistry


PATENTS

Polymer Nanofiber Based Reversible Nano-Switch/Sensor Diode (nanoSSD) Device
F. Miranda, O. Theofylaktos, N. Pinto, C. Mueller, Javier Santos-Pérez and M. A. Meador
US Patent No. 9,753,001 B1; September 5, 2017

Graphene Based Reversible Nano-Switch/Sensor Schottky Diode Device
F. Miranda, O. Theofylaktos, N. Pinto, C. Mueller, Javier Santos-Pérez and M. A. Meador
US Patent No. 9016108 B1; April 28, 2015


JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS - SELECTED 

Characterization of Amorphous Celecoxib Mixed with Plasticizing (TPGS) and Anti-plasticizing (PVP) Ingredients Using Hot Melt Extrusion
Darlene Santiago, Adlin Mendoza, Zuleyka Moralez, Javier Santos
Journal of Pharmaceutical Innovation (Mar 13, 2019)
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12247-019-09377-5

Drug Activation Energy as a New Approach for Amorphous Drug Formulation Assessment During Hot Melt Extrusion (HME) Compounding
Adlin Mendoza, Javier Santos, Darlene Santiago
FarmaJournal, 4(1), 182 (2019) 

Surface Oxidation Study of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes
M. Lebrón-Colón, M. A. Meador, D. Lukco, F. Solá, J. Santos-Pérez, L. S. McCorkle
Nanotechnology (October 21, 2011) Volume 2, Number 45, 455707
DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/22/45/455707 

Synthesis, Optical Characterization, and Electrochemical Properties of Isomeric Tetraphenylbenzodifurans Containing Electron Acceptor Groups
J. Santo-Pérez, C. E. Crespo-Hernández, C. Reichardt, C. R. Cabrera, I. Feliciano-Ramos, L. Arroyo-Ramírez, M. A. Meador
Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2011) 115, 17, 4157
https://doi.org/10.1021/jp111174p

Graphene-Based Reversible Nano-Switch/Sensor Schottky Diode
F. Miranda, O. Theofylaktos, N. Pinto, C. Mueller, Javier Santos, M. A. Meador
NASA Tech Brief, vol. 34, No. 10, pag. 24, October 2010
https://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20100036557.pdf

Novel Anthracene Diimide Fluorescent Sensor
​D.S. Tyson, A.D. Carbaugh, F. Ilhan, Javier Santos-Pérez, M.A. Meador
Chemistry of Materials 20, 2008, 6595
https://doi.org/10.1021/cm8024704


Senior Scientist
NASA Glenn Research Center (Ohio Aerospace Institute)
Polymeric Materials Branch, Materials and Structures Division

  • Graphene Based Reversible Nano-Switch/Sensor Schottky Diode Device
    Patent No. US 9,016,108 B1
  • Polymer Nanofiber Based Reversible Nano-Switch/Sensor Schottky Device
    Patent No. 9,753,001 B1

Manager of Scientific Instrumentation
Molecular Sciences Research Center, UPR
Oversee the core scientific instrumentation including a Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility

Professor of Chemistry
Ana G. Mendez University

  • Co-mentor, American Chemical Society Student Chapter
  • Member of the institutional biosafety committee
  • Member of the Student Retention Committee

American Chemical Society

Stanford Certified Project Manager
Stanford University


Dedication, Commitment to Excellent, and Achievements in Support of the Space Shutter Program
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Space Shutter Program (2011)

Exceptional Service as a Scientific Technical Monitor
NASA Glenn Research Center, Higher Education Program, Cleveland, OH (2004)