Angelo Lucia

  • Chester H. Kirk Professor
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Phone: 401.874.2814
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  • Office Location: Fascitelli Center for Advanced Engineering, Rm 360C
  • ResearchGate


  • Modeling, Simulation, Optimization, Design and Analysis
  • Computational Thermodynamics
  • Numerical Methods
  • Computational Chemistry
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Metabolic Pathway Analysis
  • Molecular Dynamics Simulation
  • Mineral Deposition/Dissolution
  • Carbon Sequestration
  • Internal Energy of Departure
  • Geological Binary Mixtures
  • Multiphase Equilibrium
  • Salt Precipitation


  • Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 1981
  • B.S., University of Rhode Island, 1974

Selected Publications

Lucia A, Ferrarese E, Uygun K. Modeling energy depletion in rat livers using Nash equilibrium metabolic pathway analysis. Scientific Reports, 2022; 12(1), 3496. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-06966-2
Lucia A, Gow AS. Phase Behavior of Mixtures Involving Glassy Materials. Computers & Chemical Engineering, 2020; 135, 106742. doi: 10.1016/j.compchemeng.2020.106742
Lucia A, Gow AS. A cubic equation of state for compounds with no critical point: Application to asphaltenes. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 2019; 151, 252-260. doi: 10.1016/j.cherd.2019.09.017
Thomas E, Lucia A. Understanding Pore-Level Phenomena of N-Alkanes at High Pressures. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 2018; 165, 505-515. doi: 10.1016/j.petrol.2018.02.054
Lucia A, DiMaggio PA, Alonso-Martinez D. Metabolic Pathway Analysis Using a Nash Equilibrium Approach. Journal of Global Optimization, 2018; 71(3), 537-550. doi: 10.1007/s10898-018-0605-6

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