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Eduardo H. M. Nunes

Researcher at the Laboratory of Ceramic Materials - Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering - UFMG (since 2009)
Curriculo Lattes

Research Activities

Materials Characterization:
FTIR spectroscopy, UV-Vis spectroscopy, X-ray microtomography, thermogravimetric analysis, differential scanning calorimetry, scanning electron microscopy, transmission electron microscopy, energy dispersive spectroscopy, X-ray diffraction, gas sorption tests.

Gas Capture and Separation:
Ceramic membranes, adsorbents, sol-gel process.


DSc.  in Metallurgical and Mining Engineering at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) - Minas Gerais - Brazil.

MSc. in Materials Science at the Development Center of Nuclear Technology (CDTN) - Minas Gerais - Brazil.

Physics student at the Federal University of Ouro Preto (UFOP) - Minas Gerais - Brazil.


L.L.O. Silva, D.C.L. Vasconcelos, E.H.M. Nunes, L. Caldeira, V.C. Costa, A.P. Musse, S.A. Hatimondi, J.F. Nascimento, W. Grava, W.L. Vasconcelos. Processing, structural characterization and performance of alumina supports used in ceramic membranes. Ceramics International, 38 (2012) 1943 (DOI) 

L. Caldeira, D.C.L. Vasconcelos, E.H.M. Nunes, V.C. Costa, A.P. Musse, S.A. Hatimondi, J.F. Nascimento, W. Grava, W.L. Vasconcelos.  Processing and characterization of sol-gel titania membranes. Ceramics International, 38 (2012) 3251 (DOI)

D.C.L. Vasconcelos, E.H.M. Nunes, A.C.S. Sabioni, J.C.D. da Costa, W.L. Vasconcelos. Structural characterization and corrosion behavior of stainless steel coated with sol-gel titania. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 21 (2012) 411 (DOI)

K.S. Campos, G.F.B.L. e Silva, E.H.M. NunesW.L. Vasconcelos. The influence of B4C and MgB2 additions on the behavior of MgO-C bricks. Ceramics International, (2012) (DOI)

D.C.L. Vasconcelos, V.C. Costa, E.H.M. NunesA.C.S. Sabioni, M. Gasparon, W.L. Vasconcelos. Infrared spectroscopy of titania sol-gel coatings on 316L stainless steel. Materials Science and Applications, 2 (2011) 1375 (DOI)

E.H.M. Nunes, V.A.R. Melo, F.S. Lameiras, O.R. Liz, A.M. Pinheiro, G.M. Correa, W.L. Vasconcelos. Determination of the potential for extrinsic color development in natural colorless quartz. The American Mineralogist, 94 (2009) 935 (DOI)

 F.S. Lameiras, E.H.M. NunesW.L. Vasconcelos. Infrared and chemical characterization of natural amethyst and prasiolites colored by irradiation. Materials Research, 12 (2009) 315 (DOI)

F.S. Lameiras, E.H.M. NunesCalculation of the streaming potential near a rotating disk with rotational elliptic coordinates. Portugaliae Electrochimica Acta, 26 (2008) 369 (DOI)

F.S. Lameiras, A.L. de Souza, V.A.R. Melo, E.H.M. Nunes, I.D. Braga. Measurement of the zeta potential of planar surfaces with a rotating disk. Materials Research, 11 (2008) 217 (DOI)

F.S. Lameiras, E.H.M. Nunes, J.M. Leal. Backgrounds for the industrial use of black tourmaline based on its crystal structure characteristics. Ferroelectrics, 377 (2008) 1 (DOI)

E.H.M. NunesF.S. Lameiras. The optical absorption of gamma irradiated and heat-treated natural quartz. Materials Research, 8 (2005) 305 (DOI)

E.H.M. Nunes, Eduardo H. M.2013Nunes, F.S. Lameiras, M. Houmard, W.L. Vasconcelos. Spectroscopic study of natural quartz samples. Radiation Physics and Chemistry, 90 (2013) 79 (DOI).

D.C.L. Vasconcelos, E.H.M. Nunes, M. Houmard, J. Motuzas, J.F. Nascimento, W. Grava, V.S.T. Ciminelli, J.C. Diniz da Costa, W.L. Vasconcelos. Structural investigation of cobalt-doped silica derived from sol-gel synthesis. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 378 (2013) 1 (DOI).

F.A. Macedo, E.H.M. Nunes, W.L. Vasconcelos, R.A. Santos, R.D. Sinisterra, M.E. Cortes. A biodegradable porous composite scaffold of PCL/BCP containing Ang-(1-7) for bone tissue engineering. Cerâmica 58 (2012) 5 (DOI).