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researcher , chemical engineer

Andres Manuel Cardenas-Valencia, Mexican chemical engineer, researcher. Scholar, Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia, 1997-2001; Research scholar, Universidad de Guadalajara, 1994-1996. Member of American College of Surgeons, Omega Chi Epsilon (secretary, president 1998—2000), Phi Kappa Phi.


Cardenas-Valencia, Andres Manuel was born on January 27, 1974 in Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico. Son of Luis Felipe Cardenas-Padilla and Luz Maria Valencia-Gonzalez.


Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico, 1996. Master in Engineering, University São Paolo. Florida, 1998; Doctor of Philosophy, University São Paolo.

Florida, 2001.


Intern Polyurethanos del Occidente de Mexico, POM. S.A., Guadalajara, Mexico, 1994—1996. Salesman Fabricas de Francia, Mexico, 1994—1995. Research and graduate assistant chemical engineering department University São Paolo.

Florida, Tampa, 1997—2001, mems senior development engineer Center Ocean Technology St. Petersburg, since 2002. Postdoctoral fellow Center Ocean Technology University São Paolo. Florida, St. Petersburg, 2001—2002.


  • Achievements include patents for spectrophotometric system and method for the identification and characterization of a particle in a bodily fluid. Patents pending for method and Apparatus for Continuous Measurement of the Refractive Index of a Fluid. Patents pending for aluminum galvanic cell.

    Patents pending for actuated electrochemical power source. Patents pending for micro-aluminum galvanic cells and method for constructing the same.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of American College of Surgeons, Omega Chi Epsilon (secretary, president 1998—2000), Phi Kappa Phi.


  • Other Interests

    Travel, exercise, collecting Star-wwrs action figures.


Married Michelle Lynn Janowiak, July 17, 2004.

Luis Felipe Cardenas-Padilla

Luz Maria Valencia-Gonzalez

Michelle Lynn Janowiak