El posgrado cuenta con 3 líneas de investigación las cuales permiten tener un abanico amplio de acción en la región y en la generación de conocimiento. Los miembros de cada una de las líneas junto con estudiantes han realizado publicaciones en revistas científicas como productos de sus proyectos de investigación, además han obtenido premios nacionales e internaciones. A continuación se listan algunos de las mas recientes publicaciones.



  1. Alicia Cano-Medina, Hugo Jiménez-Islas, Luc Dendooven, Rosalba Patiño Herrera, Guillermo González-Alatorre and Eleazar M. Escamilla-Silva. Emulsifying and foaming capacity and emulsion and foam stability of sesame protein concentrates. Food Research International, 2011, 44(3), 684-692
  1. Marcelino Carrera-Rodríguez, Gloria M. Martínez-González, José L. Navarrete-Bolaños, J. Enrique Botello-Álvarez, Ramiro Rico-Martínez, Hugo Jiménez-Islas*. Transient numerical study of the effect of ambient temperature on 2-D cereal grain storage in cylindrical cavities.  Journal of Stored Products Research. 2011, 47(2), 106-122
  1. Rodríguez-Lerma G. K., Gutiérrez-Moreno K., Cárdenas-Manríquez, M., Botello-Álvarez, J. E., Jiménez-Islas, H., Rico-Martínez, R., Navarrete-Bolaños, J. L*. Microbial ecology studies on a spontaneous fermentation: starter culture selection for prickly pear wine production. J Food Sci. 2011, 76(6): M346–M352
  1. J. Luis Magaña-Ramírez, Rubria Rubio-Núñez, Hugo Jiménez-Islas*, Martín T. Martínez-García. Anaerobic treatment from lactic wastes and goat manure. Revista de Ingeniería e Investigación. 2011, 31(1), 93-98. ISSN: 0120-5609
  1. Garcia-Soto, M. J., Jiménez-Islas, H., Navarrete Bolaños, J. L., Rico-Martínez, R., Miranda-López, R., Botello-Álvarez, J. E*. Kinetic study of thermal hydrolysis of Agave salmiana for Mezcal production.  J. Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 2011, (59)13, 7333-7340.
  1. Botello-Álvarez,  J. E*, Baz-Rodriguez, S. A, Gonzalez-Garcia, R, Estrada-Baltazar, A, Padilla-Medina, J. A, Gonzalez-Alatorre, G, Navarrete-Bolanos, J. L. Effect of Electrolytes in Aqueous Solution on Bubble Size in Gas-Liquid Bubble Columns. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. 2011, 50(21), 12203-12207
  1. Jiménez-Aguilar, D. M, Ortega-Regules, AE, Lozada-Ramirez, JD, Perez-Perez, MCI, Vernon-Carter, EJ, Welti-Chanes, J. Color and chemical stability of spray-dried blueberry extract using mesquite gum as wall material. Journal of Food Composition and Analysis.2011, 24(6), 889-894
  1. Zamantha Escobedo-Avellaneda, María Cristina Pérez-Pérez, María Eugenia Bárcenas-Pozos, Jorge Welti-Chanes. Moisture adsorption isotherms of freeze-dried and air-dried mexican red sauce. Journal of Food Process Engineering. 2011, 34(6), 1931–1945.
  1. Correa-Betanzo, J. Jacob, JK, Perez-Perez, C, Paliyath, G. Effect of a sodium caseinate edible coating on berry cactus fruit (Myrtillocactus geometrizans) phytochemicals. Food Research International. 2011, 44(7), 1897-1904.
  1. Garcia-Parra, MD, Garcia-Almendarez, B. E., Guevara-Olvera, L, Guevara-Gonzalez, RG, Rodriguez, A, Martinez, B, Dominguez-Dominguez, J, Regalado, C. Effect of Sub-inhibitory Amounts of Nisin and Mineral Salts on Nisin Production by Lactococcus lactis UQ2 in Skim Milk. Food and Bioprocess Technology.2011, 4(4),646-654.
  1. Leon-Galvan, M. F, Torres-Pacheco, I, Anaya-Lopez, JL, Ocampo-Velazquez, RV, Rico-Garcia, E, Guevara-Olvera, L, Gonzalez, RGG. Transcriptomic profiles in a geminivirus-resistant accession of Capsicum chinense during single and mixed infection with geminiviruses. African Journal of Microbiology Research. 2011, 5(4), 437-442.
  1. Romero-Lopez, M. R., Osorio-Diaz, P, Bello-Perez, LA, Tovar, J, Bernardino-Nicanor, A. Fiber Concentrate from Orange (Citrus sinensis L.) Bagasse: Characterization and Application as Bakery Product Ingredient International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2011, 12(4), 2174-2186.
  1. González-Cruz Leopoldo, Jaramillo-Flores María Eugenia, Bernardino-Nicanor Aurea and Mora-Escobedo Rosalva. Influence of plant age on fructan content and fructosyltransferase activity in Agave atrovirens Karw leaves. African J. Biotech. 2011, 10(71): 15911-15920.
  1. José Luis Montañez Soto, José Venegas González, Aurea Bernardino Nicanor and Emma Gloria Ramos Ramírez. Enzymatic production of high fructose syrup from Agave tequilana fructans and its physicochemical characterization. African J. Biotech. 201110(82):19137-19143.


  1. González-Cruz Leopoldo, Filardo-Kerstupp Santiago, Bello-Pérez Luis Arturo, Güemes-Vera Norma and Bernardino-Nicanor Aurea*. Carotenoid content, antioxidant activity and sensory evaluation of low-calorie nopal (Opuntia ficus-indica) marmalade. J. Food Proc. Pres. 2012, 36(3), 267-275
  1. C. Beltrán-Prieto, R. Veloz-Rodríguez, M.C. Pérez-PérezJ. L., Navarrete-Bolaños, E. Vázquez-Nava, H. Jiménez-Islas and J. E. Botello-Álvarez. Chromium recovery from solid leather waste by chemical treatment and optimization by response surface methodology.  Chemistry and Ecology. 2012, 1, 89-102. Print ISSN: 0275-7540, Online ISSN: 1029-0370
  1. M.C. Colecio-Juárez, R. E.  Rubio-Núñez, J. E. Botello-Álvarez, G. M. Martinez-Gonzalez, J. L. Navarrete-Bolaños, H. Jiménez-Islas*. Characterization of Volatile compounds of essential oil from sweet lime (Citrus limetta).  Chilean Journal of Agriculture Research. 2012, 72(2), 275-280. ISSN: 0718-5820 Print and 0718-5839 Online.
  1. Navarrete-Bolaños, J. L*. Improving traditional fermented beverages: How to evolve from spontaneous to directed fermentation. Engineering in Life Sciences. 2012, 12(4),   Special Issue, 410-418
  1. Juarez-Rodriguez, J., Fernandez-Luqueno, F., Conde, E., Reyes-Varela, V., Cervantes-Santiago, F., Botello-Alvarez, E., Cardenas-Manriquez, M., Dendooven, L. Greenhouse Gas Emissions from an Alkaline Saline Soil Cultivated with Maize (Zea mays L.) and Amended with Anaerobically Digested Cow Manure: A Greenhouse Experiment. Journal of Plant Nutrition. 2012. 35(4), 511-523.
  1. Granados-Uribe, M. R., Lona-Ramirez, F. J., Perez-Perez, C., Barajas-Fernandez, J., Rico Ramirez, V., Gonzalez-Alatorre, G. General base catalysis and catalysis by nucleophiles in the nitrosation reactions of 1,3-dialkylureas in aqueous-perchloric media. Reaction Kinetics Mechanisms and Catalysis. 2012, 107(1), 19-25.  
  1. Hayde Vergara-Castaneda, Ramon Guevara-Gonzalez, Lorenzo Guevara-Olvera, Dave Oomah B., Rosalia Reynoso-Camacho, Paul Wiersma, Guadalupe Loarca-Pina). Non-digestible fraction of beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) modulates signalling pathway genes at an early stage of colon cancer in Sprague-Dawley rats British Journal of Nutrition. 2012, 108(1), S145-S154
  1. Vázquez-Cruz, M. A., Jiménez-García, S. N., Torres-Pacheco, I., Guzmán-Maldonado, S. H., Guevara-González, R.G., Miranda-López, R*. Effect of Maturity Stage and Storage on Flavor Compounds and Sensory Description of Berrycactus (Myrtillocactus geometrizans). Journal of Food Science. 2012, 77(4), C366-C373.
  1. Guevara-Olvera, L., Ruiz-Nito, M. L., Rangel-Cano, R. M., Torres-Pacheco, I., Rivera-Bustamante, R. F., Muñoz-Sanchez, C. I., Gonzalez-Chavira, M.M., Cruz-Hernandez, A., Guevara-Gonzalez, R. G. Expression of a germin-like protein gene (CchGLP) from a geminivirus-resistant pepper (Capsicum chinense Jacq.) enhances tolerance to geminivirus infection in transgenic tobacco. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 2012, 78, 45-50. 
  1. Fernández-Herrera, E., Rojas-Martínez, R. I., Guevara-Olvera, L., Rivas-Dávila, M.E., Valadez-Moctezuma, E., Zavaleta-Mejía, E. Defense in chili cm-334 inoculated with Phytophthora capsici and infected by Nacobbus aberransNematropica. 2012, 42(1), 96-107.
  1. Medina, H. R., Acosta-Garcia, G., Muñoz-Sanchez, C. I., Hernandez-Alvarez, M. I.,  Gonzalez-Chavira, M.M., Delgadillo-Sanchez, F., Torres-Pacheco, I., Guevara-Gonzalez, R. G., Guevara-Olvera, L*. Profiling the transcriptome of Sclerotium cepivorum Berk related to white rot on garlic (Allium sativum Linnaeus).  African Journal of Microbiology Research. 2012, 6(11), 2752-2760.d: MAR 23 2012
  1. Dominguez-Crespo, M. A., Sanchez-Hernandez, Z. E., Torres-Huerta, A. M., Negrete-Rodriguez, M. D. X., Conde-Barajas, E., Flores-Vela, A. Effect of the Heavy Metals Cu, Ni, Cd and Zn on the Growth and Reproduction of Epigeic Earthworms (E. fetida) during the Vermistabilization of Municipal Sewage Sludge. Water Air and Soil Pollution 2012, 223(2), 915-931.
  1. De los Santos-Villalobos, S., Hernandez-Rodriguez, L. E., Villaseñor-Ortega, F., Peña-Cabriales, J. J. Production of Trichoderma Asperellum T8a Spores by A "Home-Made" Solid-State Fermentation of Mango Industrial Wastes. Bioresources. 2012, 7(4), 4938-4951.

55. Acosta-García, G., Pantoja-Hernández, M.A., Muñoz-Sánchez, C.I., Pérez-Pérez, C.,  Guevara-González, R.G., Torres-Pacheco, I., Delgadillo-Sánchez, F., González-Chavira M.M. y Guevara-Olvera, L. (2012) Transformation of the pathogenic fungus sclerotium cepivorum berk  using protoplast fusión. Rev. Mex. Cienc. Agríc. Vol.3 Núm.7 p. 1333-1345.


56.- Acosta-García, G., Chapa-Oliver, AM.,  Millan-Almaraz, JR., Guevara-González, RG., Elvira Cortez-Baheza, Rangel-Cano, RM.,  Ramírez-Pimentel, JG.,  Cruz-Hernandez, A., Guevara-Olvera, L., Aguilera-Bibian, JE., Torres-Pacheco, I. (2013). CaLEA73 gene from Capsicum annuum L. enhances drought and osmotic tolerance in transgenic Arabidopsis thaliana. En proceso.

57.- Oliveros-Muñoz, JM., Jimenez-Islas, H. (2013). Hyperspherical path tracking methodology as correction step in homotopic continuation methods. Chemical Engineering Science 97, 413–429.