Micah Green

Associate Professor - Chemical Engineering

Contact Information

Phone: (979) 862-1588

E-mail: micah.green@tamu.edu

Research Website


  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Aug. 2007
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, Texas Tech University, May 2002

Research Interests

    • Dispersion, rheology, & dynamics of colloidal nanomaterials
    • Coarse-grained molecular simulations
    • Nanocomposite processing
    • Nanomaterial characterization and biological interactions


  • 2014 - Present    Associate Professor, Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • 2009 - 2014    Assistant Professor (2009-2014), Associate Professor (2014), Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas Tech University
  • 2007 - 2009    J. Evans Attwell-Welch Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Rice University


  • Green, M.J., Sweeney, C.B., Saed, M.A., “Microwave-induced localized heating of CNT filled polymer composites for enhanced inter-bead diffusive bonding of fused filament fabricated parts.” US Patent US2014/072439
  • Green, M.J., Irin, F., Saed, M.A., Cañas, J.E. “Detection of Carbon Nanotubes in Biological Samples Through Microwave Induced Heating” US Patent US20130259085 A1.
  • Pasquali, M., Hwang, W.-F., Schmidt, H.K., Behabtu, N., Davis, V.A., Parra-Vasquez, A.N.G., Green, M.J., Booker, R.D., Young, C.C., Fan, H. “Neat carbon nanotube articles processed from superacid solutions and methods for production thereof” US Patent US20110110843 A1.
  • Tour, J.M., Pasquali, M., Behabtu, N., Lomeda, J., Kosynkin, D.V., Duque, A.L., Green, M.J., Parra-Vasquez, A.N.G., Young, C.C. “Dissolution of graphite, graphite and graphene nanoribbons in superacid solutions and manipulation thereof” US Patent US20120063988 A1.


  • Abedin, M.J., Gamot, T., Martin, S., Ali, M., Hassan, K., Mirshekarloo, M., Tabor, R., Green, M.J., Majumder, M. “Graphene oxide liquid crystal domains: quantification & role in tailoring viscoelastic behavior” (2019, in press, DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.9b02830, ACS Nano)
  • Zhao, X., Vashisth, A., Prehn, E., Sun, W., Shah, S.A., Habib, T., Chen, Y., Tan, Z., Lutkenhaus, J.L., Radovic, M., Green, M.J., “Anti-oxidants unlock shelf-stable Ti3C2Tx (MXene) nanosheet dispersions,” Matter, (2019, in press, DOI: 10.1016/j.matt.2019.05.020)
  • Patil, N., Cardenas Camacho, A., Mishra, N.K., Singhla, P., Sweeney, C.B., Saed, M.A., Radovic, M., Green, M.J., “Radio frequency and microwave heating of preceramic polymer nanocomposites with applications in mold-free processing,” Adv. Eng. Mat., (2019, in press, DOI: 10.1002/adem.201900276)
  • Hicks, V.K., Anas, M., Porter, E.B., Green, M.J., “High-Throughput Screening of Printed Carbon Nanotube Circuits Using Radio Frequency Heating,” Carbon, (2019) 152, 444-450
  • Price, E.K., Bansala, T., Achee, T.C., Sun, W., Green, M.J., “Tunable dispersibility and wettability of graphene oxide through one-pot functionalization and reduction,” J. Coll. Int. Sci., (2019) 552, 771-780 
  • Anas, M., Zhao, Y., Saed, M.A., Ziegler, K.J., Green, M.J., “Radio Frequency Heating of Metallic and Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes,” Nanoscale, (2019) 11, 9617 - 9625
  • Lakhe, P., Prehn, E.M., Habib, T., Lutkenhaus, J.L., Radovic, M., Mannan, M.S., Green, M.J., “Process Safety Analysis for Ti3C2Tx MXene Synthesis and Processing,” Ind. Eng. Chem. Research (2019) 58, 1570-1579
  • An, H., Habib, T., Shah, S.A., Gao, H., Patil, A., Radovic, M., Green, M.J., Lutkenhaus, J.L., “Water Sorption in MXene/Polyelectrolyte Multilayers for Ultrafast Humidity Sensing,” ACS Applied Nano Materials, (2019) 2, 948-955
  • Habib, T., Shah, S.A., Chen, Y., Sun, W., An, H., Lutkenhaus, J.L., Radovic, M., Green, M.J., “Ti3C2Tx MXene oxidation rates affected by oxygen mobility and reactivity in surrounding media,” NPJ 2D Materials (2019) 3, 8 
  • Lakhe, P., Kulhanek, D., Sun, W., Zhang, B., Green, M.J., Mannan, M.S., “Calorimetry of Explosive Thermal Decomposition of Graphite Oxide,” J. Haz. Mat. (2019) 366, 275-281
  • Morikawa, K., Vashisth, A., Grimme, C., Green, M.J., Naraghi, M., “Wire-based Melt Electrospinning of Low Micron Fibers via Strong Electrostatic Field Gradients,” Macromol. Mater. Eng., (2019) 304, 1800417
  • De, S., Purcell, C., Murley, J., Flouda, P., Shah, S.A., Green, M. J., Lutkenhaus, J.L., “Spray-on Reduced Graphene Oxide-Poly(vinyl alcohol) Supercapacitors for Flexible Energy and Power,” Adv. Mat. Interfaces, (2018) 5, 1801237
  • Pospisil, M., Saha, P., Abdulquddos, S., Noor, M.M., Davis, V.A., Green, M.J., “Orientation relaxation dynamics in cellulose nanocrystal dispersions in the chiral liquid crystalline phase,” Langmuir, (2018) 34, 13274–13282 
  • Achee, T.C., Sun, W., Hope, J.T., Quitzau, S., Habib, T., Sweeney, C.B., Green, M.J., “High-yield scalable graphene nanosheet production from compressed graphite using electrochemical exfoliation,” Scientific Reports, (2018) 8, 14525 
  • Pandey, K., Lahiani, M., Hicks, V.K., Hudson, M.K., Green, M.J., Khodakovskaya, M., “Effects of Carbon-based Nanomaterials on Seed Germination, Biomass Accumulation and Stress Response of Bioenergy Crops,” PLOS ONE, (2018) 13, e0202274 
  • Sweeney, C.B., Moran, A.G., Gruener, J.T., Strasser, A.M., Pospisil, M.J., Saed, M.A., Green, M.J., “Radio Frequency Heating of Carbon Nanotube Composite Materials,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10, 27252-27259
  • Parviz, D., Shah, S.A., Odom, M.G.B., Sun, W., Lutkenhaus, J.L., Green, M.J., “Graphene-based 3D porous networks: Influence of ammonia and crumpled morphology on gelation, structure, and properties” Langmuir (2018), 34, 8550-8559
  • Spearman, S.S., Irin, F., Rivero, I.V., Green, M.J., Harrysson, O.L.A., “Effect of Pseudomonas Lipase Enzyme on the Degradation of Polycaprolactone/Polycaprolactone-Polyglycolide Fiber Blended Nanocomposites,” Int. J. Polym. Mater. Polym. Biomat., (2018), 68, 260-367
  • An, H., Habib, T., Shah, S.A., Gao, H., Radovic, M., Green, M.J., Lutkenhaus, J.L., “Highly Stretchable and Bendable Conductive MXene Multilayers,” Science Advances (2018) 4, eaaq0118
  • Cano, A., Maul, J.D., Saed, M.A., Irin, F., Shah, S.A., Green, M.J., French, A., Klein, D.M., Cañas-Carrell, J.E., “Trophic transfer and accumulation of multi-wall carbon nanotubes with copper ions in Daphnia magna and fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas)” Environmental Science and Technology, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b03522 (2017) Environmental Science and Technology, (2017) 52, 794-800
  • Haywood, A.D., Weigandt, K.M., Saha, P., Noor, M., Green, M.J., Davis, V.A., “New Insights into the Flow and Microstructural Relaxation Behavior of Biphasic Cellulose Nanocrystal Dispersions from RheoSANS,” Soft Matter, (2017) 13, 8451-8462
  • Sun, W., Shah, S.A., Chen, Y., Tan, Z., Gao, H., Habib, T., Radovic, M., Green, M.J., “Electrochemical etching of Ti2AlC to Ti2CTx MXene in low-concentration hydrochloric acid solution,” J. Mat. Chem. A, (2017) 5, 21663-21668
  • McGehee, D.L., Lahiani, M.H., Irin, F., Green, M.J., Khodakovskaya, M.V., “Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Dramatically Affect the Fruit Metabolome of Exposed Tomato Plants,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, (2017) 9, 32430–32435
  • Zeng, M., Shah, S.A., Huang, D., Parviz, D., Yu, Y.-H., Wang, X., Green, M.J., Cheng, Z.D., “Aqueous exfoliation of graphite into graphene by sulfonyl graphene quantum dots for photonic crystal applications,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, (2017) 9, 30797-30804
  • Mayadeo, N., Morikawa, K., Naraghi, M., Green, M.J., “Modeling of downstream heating in melt electrospinning of polymers,” Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, 55, 1393-1405, 2017
  • Karimineghlani, P., Emmons, E., Green, M.J., Shamberger, P., Sukhishvili, S., “A Temperature-Responsive Polymer Matrix for Controlling Fluidity of an Inorganic Phase Change Material,” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, 5, 12474-12482
  • Sweeney, C.B., Lackey, B.A., Pospisil, M.J., Achee, T.C., Moran, A.G., Hicks, V.K., Teipel, B.R., Saed, M.A., Green, M.J., “Welding of 3D Printed Carbon Nanotube-Polymer Composites by Locally Induced Microwave Heating,” Science Advances, 3, e1700262 (2017)
  • Odom, M.G.B., Sweeney, C.B., Parviz, D., Sill, L.P., Saed, M.A., Green, M.J., “Rapid curing and additive manufacturing of thermoset systems using scanning microwave heating of carbon nanotubes,” Carbon, (2017) 120, 447-453
  • Meeks, K., Pantoya, M.L., Green, M.J., Berg, J. “Extending the Excluded Volume for Percolation Threshold Estimates in Polydisperse Systems: The Binary Disk System,” Applied Mathematical Modeling, (2017) 46, 116-125
  • Shah, S.A., Habib, T., Gao, H., Gao, P., Sun, W., Green, M.J., Radovic, M., “Template-free 3D titanium carbide (Ti3C2Tx) MXene particles crumpled by capillary forces,” Chem. Comm. (2017) 53, 400 - 403
  • Parviz, D., Yu, Z., Green, M.J., Hedden, R.C., “Gradient Films of Pristine Graphene in Pyrene-Functional Copolymers of Polystyrene and Poly(methyl methacrylate),” ACS Appl. Mat. Int. (2016) 8, 31813–31821
  • Rountree, K.S., Shah, S.A., Sweeney, C.B., Irin, F., Green, M.J., “Graphene reflux: Improving the yield of liquid-exfoliated nanosheets through repeated separation techniques,” Nanotechnology, (2016) 27, 505601
  • Habib, T., Sundaravadiveludevarajan, D., Khabaz, F., Parviz, D., Achee, T.C., Khare, R., Green, M.J., “Co-solvents as liquid surfactants for boron nitride nanosheet (BNNS) dispersions,” Langmuir, (2016) 32, 11591–11599
  • Varinek, M., Green, M.J., Regev, O., “Distinguishing self-assembled pyrene structures from exfoliated graphene,” Langmuir, (2016) 32, 10699–10704
  • Parviz, D., Irin, F., Shah, S.A., Das, S., Sweeney, C.B., Green, M.J., “Challenges in liquid phase exfoliation, processing and assembly of pristine graphene,” Advanced Materials, (2016) 28, 8796-8818
  • Gogos, A., Moll, J., Klingenfuss, F., van der Heijden, M., Irin, F., Green, M.J., Zenobi, R., Bucheli, T.D., “Vertical transport and plant uptake of nanoparticles in a soil mesocosm experiment,” J. Nanobiotechnology, 14, 40 (2016)
  • Sevanthi, R., Irin, F., Parviz, D., Jackson, W.A., Green, M.J., “Electrical Current Stimulated Desorption of Carbon dioxide Adsorbed on Carbon Based Nanomaterials,” RSC Advances, 6, 43401 - 43407 (2016)
  • Xiang, F., Parviz, D., Givens, T.M., Tzeng, P., Davis, E.M., Stafford, C.M., Green, M.J., Grunlan, J.C., “Super Stiff and Highly Transparent Multilayer Thin Films Prepared through Hydrogen-Bonding Layer-by-Layer Assembly of Graphene and Polymer,” Advanced Functional Materials, 26, 2143-2149 (2016)
  • Xu, Y., Pospisil, M.J., Green, M.J., “The effect of bending stiffness on scaling laws for the size of colloidal nanosheets,” Nanotechnology, 27, 235702 (2016)
  • Cano, A., Kohl, K., Deleon, S., Payton, P., Irin, F., Saed, M.A., Shah, S.A., Green, M.J., Cañas-Carrell, J.E., “Determination of uptake, accumulation, and stress effects in corn (Zea mays L.) grown in single-walled carbon nanotube contaminated soil,” Chemosphere, 152, 117-122 (2016)
  • Tsentalovich, D.E., Ma, A.W.K., Lee, J.A., Behabtu, N., Bengio, E.A., Choi, A., Hao, J., Luo, Y., Headrick, R.J., Green, M.J., Talmon, Y., Pasquali, M., “Characterizing Carbon Nanotube Length Distributions by Measuring Extensional Viscosities and Isotropic Cloud Points of Carbon Nanotube Solutions,” Macromolecules, 49, 681-689 (2016)
  • Hansen, M.J., Rountree, K.S., Irin, F., Sweeney, C.B., Klaassen, C.D., Green, M.J., “Photodegradation of dispersants in colloidal suspensions of pristine graphene,” J. Coll. Int. Sci., 466, 425-431, (2016)
  • Xu, Y., Green, M.J., “Brownian Dynamics Simulation of Two Dimensional Nanosheets under Biaxial Extensional Flow,” Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, 53, 1247-1253 (2015)
  • Kleinerman, O., Parra-Vasquez, A.N.G., Green, M.J., Behabtu, N., Schmidt, J., Kesselman, E., Young, C.C., Cohen, Y., Pasquali, M., Talmon, Y., “Cryogenic-Temperature Electron Microscopy Direct Imaging of Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene Solutions in Superacids,” Journal of Microscopy, 259, 16-25 (2015)
  • Parviz, D., Metzler, S.D., Das, S., Irin, F., Green, M.J., “Tailored crumpling and unfolding of spray-dried pristine graphene and graphene oxide sheets,” Small, 11, 2661-2668, (2015, cover article)
  • Bari, R., Parviz, D., Khabaz, F., Klaassen, C.D., Metzler, S.D., Hansen, M.J., Khare, R., Green, M.J., “Liquid phase exfoliation and crumpling of inorganic nanosheets,” Chem. Chem. Phys.,17, 9383 – 9393, (2015)
  • Collins, E., Pantoya, M., Skelton, B., Irin, F., Green, M.J., Daniels, M., “Ignition Sensitivity and Electrical Conductivity of a Composite Energetic Material with Conductive Nanofillers,” Combustion and Flame, 162, 1417–1421 (2015)
  • Irin, F., Hansen, M.J., Bari, R., Parviz, D., Metzler, S.D., Bhattacharia, S., Green, M.J., “Adsorption and Removal of Graphene Dispersants,” Coll. Int. Sci., 446, 282-289, (2015)
  • Spearman, S.S., Irin, F., Rivero, I.V., Green, M.J., Abidi, N. “Effect of dsDNA Wrapped Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on the Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Polycaprolactone and Polyglycolide Fiber Blend Composites,” Polymer, 56, 476–481 (2015)
  • Lahiani, M .H., Chen, J., Irin, F., Puretzky, A.A., Green, M.J., and Khodakovskaya, M.V., “Interaction of Carbon Nanohorns with Plants: Uptake and Biological Effects,” Carbon,  81, 607-619, (2015)
  • Bari, R., Tamas, G., Irin, F., Aquino, A.J.A., Green, M.J., Quitevis, E.L., “Direct exfoliation of graphene in ionic liquids with aromatic groups,” Surf. A, 463, 63-69 (2014)