Alina Martinez
Graduate Student


B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of New Mexico, 2016

Research Interests

  • Liquid Crystal Polymers
  • Shape Memory Polymers


  • Jones, B.H.; Martinez, A.M.; Wheeler, J.S.; Spoerke, E.D. Surfactant-induced Assembly of Enzymatically-stable Peptide Hydrogels. Soft Matter, 2015, 11(18), 3570-80. DOI: 10.1039/c5sm00522a
  • Jones, B.H.; Martinez, A.M.; Wheeler, J.S.; McKenzie, B.B.; Miller, L.L.; Wheeler, D.R.; Spoerke, E.D. A Multi-Stimuli Responsive, Self-Assembling, Boronic Acid Dipeptide. Chemical Communications, 2015, 51, 14532-5. DOI: 10.1039/C5CC05207F
  • Martinez, A.M. and Zaldivar, R. J., “The Aging Characteristics of an Out-of-the-Autoclave(OoA) Prepreg (5320-1, IM& PAN-based CF) Used for the Manufacture of Composite Hardware, ATR-2017-01597, The Aerospace Corporation (2017)