Program Chair, Materials Science and Engineering

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Mapúa University
M.Sc. Materials Science and Engineering,
Mapúa University
B.Sc. Chemical Engineering,
Mapúa University

Phone: 247-5000 local 3302


Honors and Awards

  • Best Thesis Adviser, Mapúa University, December 2019
  • Best Thesis Adviser, Mapúa University, October 2019
  • Best Thesis Adviser, Mapúa University, August 2019
  • IUPAC Awardee - Best Research Presentation (Poster),  21st World Forum on Advanced Materials, 2013
  • Best Thesis Award, Mapua University, 2006

Research Interest

  • Polymer nanocomposites
  • Nanomaterials for drug delivery
  • Smart materials and coatings
  • Natural fiber composites
  • Colloidal dispersions
  • Nanofluids
  • Novel Materials for 3D printing


  • Lopena, J., Millare, J., 2021. Mechanical and Thermal Characterization of Short Salago Fiber (Wikstroemia spp.) Reinforced Epoxy Resin Composite Mechanical properties, fracture morphology and thermal analysis of untreated and alkaline treated salago fiber epoxy laminated composites, Materials Research Express, 8 (4), 045307
  • Ang, M., Devanadera, K., Duena, A., Luo, Z., Chiao, Y., Millare J., Aquino, R., Huang, S., Lee, K., 2021. Modifying cellulose acetate mixed-matrix membranes for improved oil–water separation: Comparison between sodium and organo-montmorillonite as particle additives, Membranes, 11 (2), 80
  • Lopena, J., Millare, J., 2020. Mechanical and Thermal Characterization of Short Salago Fiber (Wikstroemia spp.) Reinforced Epoxy Resin Composites, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 947 (1), 012010
  • Tagalog CJ, Caparanga A., Millare, J., 2019. Dispersion and diffusivity of halloysite and bentonite nanoclays in aqueous Pb (II): Effect of particle concentration, temperature, and pH, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science 344 (1), 012040 2019
  • Millare, J., Basilia B., 2019. Dispersion and Electrokinetics of Scattered Objects in Ethanol-Water Mixtures. Fluid Phase Equilibria, Vol. 481, pp. 44-54
  • Millare, J., Basilia B., 2018. Nanobubbles from Ethanol‐Water Mixtures: Generation and Solute Effects via Solvent Replacement Method. ChemistrySelect, Vol. 3, pp. 9268-9275
  • Aquino, R., Tolentino, M., Millare, J., Balboa, C., Castro., C.J., Basilia B., 2018. Fabrication and Characterization of Electrospun Polysulfone (PSf)/Halloysite (HAL) Nanocomposite Membrane. Materials Science Forum, Vol. 934, pp. 55-60
  • Basilia, B., Sudario, F., Clemente, R., Millare, J., and Abad, J., 2013. Characterization and Application of Halloysite Nanotubes in Semiconductor. Philippines: N. p., Web
  • Millare, J., Basilia B., 2013. Chitosan Infused Polycaprolactone Electrospun Membrane: Functional Properties and Sorptive Effects in Cu (II) Wastewater. 21st World Forum on Advanced Materials, Polymer Characterization 21 Book of Abstracts, Published by Chosun University, Department of Polymer Science and Engineering
  • Millare, J., Basilia B., 2013. Characterization of Electrospun Polycaprolactone-Chitosan Nanostructured Membrane for Cu(II) Adsorption in Wastewater. 9th International Congress on Chemical, Biological and Environmental Sciences (ICCBES), Conference Proceedings, ISBN 978-98687417-5-1
  • Ella, P., Tolentino N., Millare, J., Cortez A., Basilia B. 2009. Surface Structure Analysis of Electrospun Polycaprolactone – Chitosan Hybrid as Scaffold for Tissue Engineering. Annual Scientific Conference (MICROSPHIL), Microscopy: Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approaches, Conference Proceedings, Vol 2, Ch 1, pp. 26-30
  • Millare, J., Basilia B. 2008. Morphological Characterization of Polycaprolactone Incorporated with Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes.  8th Annual Scientific Conference (MICROSPHIL), Advancing Research through Microscopy.  Conference Proceedings Vol. 1, Ch 1, pp. 34-35