Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Art A Rodriguez  

Research Interest:

Biophysical: The use of dynamic NMR techniques to probe molecular interactions and/or complexation in macromolecules of biological significance; Physical: Development of empirical relations via NMR measurements for describing molecular dynamics in liquids; Biotechnology/Nanotechnology: Development of Quantum Dot biosensors for diagnostic purposes.

Executive Editor

Professor
Department of Chemistry
East Carolina University
USA

Zhenzhou Cheng  

Research Interest:

Silicon Photonics,Graphene Photonics, Spectroscopy,Ultrafast Optics, FiberOptics

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Tokyo
Japan

Gary D Rayson  

Research Interest:

Current research interests pertain to the elucidation of metal ion speciation within plants, the application of highly dimensional spectroscopic data sets for the identification of plant species within animal diets, and the development of novel optical sensing systems for the detection of chemical and biological weapons of mass destruction

Professor
Department of Chemistry
New Mexico State University
USA

Jinshan Gao  

Research Interest:

Glycan structure determination by utilizing biomimetic reagents and high-throughput mass spectrometry; Identification and discovery of potential cancer biomarkers and study of the molecular mechanism of cancer diseases by combining biomimetic reagents and high-throughput mass spectrometry: Development of new biomimetic reagents for glycoprotein structural analysis; Hydrocarbon and biofuel analysis

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Montclair State University
USA

Paul Rostron  

Research Interest:

Corrosion; Corrosion engineering (corrosion control); Raman Spectroscopy; Non Destructive Testing; Biofouling and its control; Chemical Education; Failure analysis

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
The Petroleum Institute
UAE

Zuhair Muhi-eldeen  

Research Interest:

Radio protective agents; Antihistaminic; Acetylenic compounds of various biological activity; Prodrugs; NMR studies of certain acetylenic amines; Thermal stability in relation to biological activity free radical in relation to human disease

Professor
Department of Medicinal chemistry
Petra University
Jordan

Sevgi Kolayli  

Research Interest:

Measurement of individual and total antioxidant activity; Apiterapeutics; Analysis of honey, propolis and pollen; Inhibition and characterization of carbonic anhydrase in naturals; Metal ion determinations; Antioxidant enzymes; Plant extracts and biological activities; Radical chemistry; Enzyme kinetics; Protein purification

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Karadeniz Technical University
Turkey

Raul SanMartin  

Research Interest:

Development of new catalytic systems applying sustainability criteria

Associate Professor
Department of Organic Chemistry
University of the Basque
Spain

Takashiro Akitsu  

Research Interest:

Inorganic coordination chemistry; Physical inorganic chemistry (magnetism and spectroscopic properties); Structural chemistry (X-ray crystallography); Bioinorganic chemistry; Nano-materials

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Tokyo University of Science
Japan

Hui-Fen Wu  

Research Interest:


Professor
Department of Chemistry
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Taiwan

Ronen Zangi  

Research Interest:

Computational and Theoretical Chemistry

Professor
Department of Organic Chemistry
University of the Basque Country
Spain

Mohammed AE Sallam  

Research Interest:

Synthesis of Heterocyclic Derivatives from Carbohydrates; Synthesis of C-Nucleoside Analogs of Biological Interest; Synthesis of Anthracycline Antibiotics; Optical Rotatory Dispersion and Circular Dichroism; Synthesis of Labeled Carbohydrae Derivatives 14C, 13C, 2H, 3H; Studies on Polysaccharides; Natural Products; NMR Spectroscopy and conformational analysis.

Professor
Department of Organic Chemistry
AlexandriaUniversity
Egypt

Mohammad Luqman  

Research Interest:

Development of Polymer Nanocomposites for Advanced Industrial Applications; Water Analysis

Assistant Professor
Department of Basic Sciences
A'Sharqiyah University
Sultanate of Oman

Girousi Stella  

Research Interest:

Electroanalysis; Electrochemical Biosensors; Trace Analysis

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Greece

Shahid Hussain  

Research Interest:

Nanomaterials; Gas-Sensors; Electrochemical Supercapacitors

Postdoctoral Researcher
College of Materials Science and Engineering
Chongqing University
China

Alexandre Maitre  

Research Interest:

Synthesis by solid-solid reaction; Sintering; Reactivity of non-oxide nanostructured ceramics

Professor
Laboratory Science of Ceramic Processes and Surface Treatments
Laboratory at Limoges
France

Amer A Taqa  

Research Interest:

Dental chemistry; Medical chemistry; Inorganic chemistry

Professor
Department of Dental Basic Science
University of Mosul
Iraq

Anwar Shahawy  

Research Interest:

Molecular spectroscopy; UV- visible; Infrafred; Raman; Molecular orbital calculations; normal coordinate analysis

Professor
Department of Physical Chemistry
Assiut University
Egypt

Bo Wang  

Research Interest:

Inorganic material fabrication and applications

Co-Founder
Material development and Manufacture company
ZeoVation, Inc
USA

Josefina Pons Picart  

Research Interest:

Inorganic chemistry Pirazol; Metallic Complexes; Hemilabile Ligands; Crystalline Structures; Catalysis; Synthesis and characterization of nanoparticles; Nanoparticle applications in the detection of heavy metals

Professor
Department of Chemistry
University Autonoma de Barcelona
Spain

Juan Saulo Gonzalez-Gonzalez  

Research Interest:

Supramolecular chemistry; Hydrogen bonding; Molecular recognition; Crystal packing; Host-guest chemistry; Pharmaceutical cocrystals

Professor
Institute of Pharmacobiology
University of la Ca?ada
Canada

Julia Revuelta  

Research Interest:

New strategies in the design of aminoglycoside-based RNA ligands; Glycosaminoglycans mimetics and semisynthetic oligosaccharides as promoters of neural differentiation

Scientist
Department of Bio-organic chemistry
Spanish National Research Council
Spain

Mirko Diksic  

Research Interest:

Basic sciences and applied that knowledge to neurobiological and neuropharmacological research

Professor
Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery
University of McGill
Canada

Oualid Hamdaoui  

Research Interest:

Advanced Oxidation Processes; Sonochemistry; Extraction by Emulsion Liquid Membrane; Adsorption; Desorption

Director
Laboratory of Environmental Engineering
Badji Mokhtar-Annaba University
Algeria

Anyun Zhang  

Research Interest:

Organic Synthesis: Preparation and characterization of new type calix[n]crown, pill[n]arene, multidentate triazine-containing ligands; Advanced functional material: preparation and characterization of advanced functional materials such as novel macroporous silica-based supramolecular recognition materials, silica-based N-containing soft-ligand functional materials and polymer-based supramolecular functional materials; Analytical and separation chemistry by chromatography technology

Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Zhejiang University
China

Selcuk Gumus  

Research Interest:

Computational Chemistry Applications, Organic Chemistry

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Yuzuncu Yil University
Turkey

Wolfgang Linert  

Research Interest:

Preparation and Investigation on Cooridnation Compounds showing Temperature Induced Spincrossover; Solvato- and Chromotropism of Coordination Compounds and Lewis-acid and base indicators for non-aqueous solvents and solutions; Investigations of the kinetics of redoxreactions concerning oxidative stress and related pathogenic and aging factors in close collaboration with biochemical and medical groups

Professor
Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry
Vienna University of Technology
Austria

Christopher J Koroneos  

Research Interest:

Process Engineering: Process Design of environmental systems; Simulation of environmental and chemical systems; Environmental process synthesis; Reaction synthesis; optimisation of single and multiple objectives; Modelling and control of polymerisation reactors; dynamic simulation of systems; Desalination

Associate Professor
Department Mechanical Engineering
University of Western Macedonia
Athens

Tongwen Xu  

Research Interest:

Membrane and the related processes; Separation science and technology

Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Science and Technology of China
China

King-Chuen Lin  

Research Interest:

Photodissociation and reaction dynamics in gas and condensed phases, Atmospheric chemistry, and single molecule spectroscopy

Professor
Department of Chemistry
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

Wu Xu  

Research Interest:

The regulation of gene expression by specific DNA-binding transcription factors is critical for many developmental and physiological processes; Transcription factors interact physically and functionally with coactivators (or co-repressors) and the RNA polymerase II machinery to enhance (or repress) tissue- and signal-specific gene transcription following binding to their target promoters or enhancers (or repressor/silencing elements); To study mechanisms by which signal transduction pathways and gene regulation control cell growth, proliferation, differentiation, death and disease; Understanding protein function and structure relation in the context of signal transduction pathway using experimental and theoretical approaches

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
USA

Abdelkader Zarrouk  

Research Interest:

Physical Chemistry; Electrochemistry; Using some quantum chemical methods like density functional theory (DFT) and other semi-empirical methods to study corrosion inhibition efficiencies of compounds; The elimination of toxic metals and radioactive elements by an adsorbent prepared from Moroccan oil shale.

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Mohammed First University
Morocco

SungCheal Moon  

Research Interest:

Polymer Composites, Flame Resistant Materials, Insulation Materials (Foams), Carbon (Nano)fiber and Carbon Composites

Principal Researcher
Industrial Technology Support Division
Korea Institute of Materials Science (KIMS)
Republic of Korea

P K Spathis  

Research Interest:

Protection of metals (aluminium, steels) from corrosion by advanced nanocomposite materials; Application of electrochemical methods for the study of corrosion of metals and the protective properties of coatings; Conservation of historic monuments and cultural heritage objects by diagnostic methods-Non Destructive Techniques of study and application of advanced coatings, nanocomposite coatings / coatings with semiconductive properties / coatings with hydrophobic ? superhydrophobic properties, for the protection of the building materials; Influence of environmental conditions, pollution and contamination of air and water, moisture and salts in corrosion and deterioration of materials

Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Thessaloniki
Greece

Gyorgy Keglevich  

Research Interest:

Organophosphorus chemistry; Environmentally-friendly (green) chemistry; Microwave chemistry; Catalysts; P-ligands; Mechanisms; Industrial syntheses; Bioactive compounds

Professor
Department of Organic Chemical Technology
Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Hungary

Kebede Gemene  

Research Interest:

Electroanalytical chemistry: Developing polymer membrane-based ion/polyion sensors for the detection; Quantitation of ions/polyions of clinical, biomedical, pharmacological; Environmental interest using pulsed chronopotentiometric and potentiometric transductions; Developing reversible polyion sensors and enhancing the selectivities, sensitivities and detection limits of ion-selective electrodes for hydrophilic anions.

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Northern Kentucky University
USA

Sankar Chandra Moi  

Research Interest:

Synthesis of Pt(II) and Pd(II) complexes;Analogous to cis-platin with comparable or better cytotoxic property on Cancer cell lines; Special emphasis on kinetics and mechanism of biologically important Inorganic reactions; Interfaces between theoretical investigation on kinetics & mechanism and their application in development and modification of cytotoxic agent

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
National Institute of Technology Durgapur
India

Fanian Shi  

Research Interest:

Coordination polymers; Composites; Li-ion batteries; Photocatalysts

Professor
School of Science
Shenyang University of Technology
China

Rajesh Haribhauji Tale  

Research Interest:

Organic Chemistry: Organotrifuoroborates in Transition Metal Catalysed Cross-coupling reactions; Dendrimer chemistry: (Mass transfer and Catalysis by Dendrimers, Binding properties of Supported Dendrons); Medicinal Chemistry; Click Ligand Assisted Organic Synthesis; Organocatalysis; Analytical Chemistry: Glycoprotein Enhancement and Characterisation by MALDI-TOF Spectroscopy; Design and Synthesis of Sensors for Sugars Based on Boronic Acid Terminated Dendrimers

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University
India

Mahesh Pattabiraman  

Research Interest:

Supramolecular chemistry; Host-guest chemistry; Photochemistry, Macrocyclic cavitands and Hydrogels.

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Nebraska Kearney
USA

Adiel Coca  

Research Interest:

Organic Synthesis; Medicinal Chemistry; Heterocyclic chemistry; Organoboron chemistry; New reaction methodology and development of antibacterial compounds.

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Southern Connecticut State University
USA

Hermis Iatrou  

Research Interest:

Polymer Synthesis; Polymer Characterization and their Properties; Solid State Properties of Polymers; Polypeptides; Drug delivery; Gene delivery; Nanomedicine; Cancer

Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Athens
Greece

Rafik Karaman  

Research Interest:

Design, synthesis, characterization and in vitro and in vivo kinetics of pro-prodrug systems to be used for the delivery for certain drugs that have poor water solubility or/and have low bioavailability using ab initio, DFT, semiempirical, molecular mechanics as well as molecular dynamics and conformational dynamics methods. The in-vitro studies will be conducted in media mimics that of stomach (pH 1.2), intestine (pH 6.8) and blood circulation (pH 7.4). The in-vivo studies will be conducted in certain animals and the pharmacokinetic parameters will be determined using advanced technology such as, HPLC and LC-MS; Design and synthesis of linkers to be used for masking bitter taste of drugs that contain a hydroxyl or amine groups (antimalarial, anti-hypertension, anti-bleeding, antibacterial and anticancer drugs) using DFT calculation methods. The synthesis will be carried out using standard organic methods and the kinetic rates of the intramolecular processes will be determined by HPLC monitoring; Design and synthesis of bitter taste antagonists for inactivation of the bitter taste receptor 14.The design will be accomplished using molecular orbital and molecular mechanics methods; Pharmaceuticals removal from wastewater using clay micelle complex, hollow fiber, spiral wounds, charcoal and other adsorbents; Pharmaceuticals removal from wastewater using photodegradation methods such as light/TiO2; Stability of Pharmaceuticals

Distinguished professor
Department of Bioorganic Chemistry
Al-Quds University
Palestine

Hossein Kazemian  

Research Interest:


Faculty and Head
Northern Analytical Lab Services
University of Northern British Columbia
Canada

Luc Averous  

Research Interest:

Biopolymers: polysaccharides & bacterial polymers; Renewable and biodegradable (co-)polyesters; Biobased and durable macromolecular architectures (TPU, PUR, PIR, NIPU, PA,) with building blocks from different biomass (lignins, tannins, fatty acids, sugar); Multiphase bio-systems (Nano & composites, blends); Enzymatic catalysis / White Biotech; Biomaterials for biomedical (Tissue Eng.: Electrospin. & 3DPrinting, Biosensor, Control. release,)

Professor
Polymer Research Department
University of Strasbourg
France

Ying I Tsai  

Research Interest:

Chemical Characterization of Aerosol; Source Apportionments of Atmospheric Pollution; Allergy-/Irritation-Causing Substances in Nano/Micron Aerosol; Long-range Transport of Aerosol; NanoparticlePhysical/Chemical Properties; Environmental Nanotechnology; Optical Characterization; Air Pollution Control; Trace Analytical Technique (Organic markers of Biomass Burning); Health Risks

Professor
Department of Environmental Engineering and Science
Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science
Taiwan

Amitis Ramezani  

Research Interest:

Infectious Diseases; Hepatology; Clinical Trials

Associate Professor
Department of Infectious Diseases
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Ajaya Kumar Singh  

Research Interest:

Oxidation Kinetics and Catalysis; Micellar Catalysis; Homogeneous Catalysis; Synthesis and Characterization of Nano-crystalline Solid Thin films; Quantum dots; Adsorption of heavy metal ions.

Professor
Department of Chemistry
V. Y. T. PG. Autonomous College
India

Xianfeng Fan  

Research Interest:

Particulate materials processing; Multiphase flows in porous materials for chemical processes, EOR, Fuel Cell and Energy Storage; Gas separation; Development of visible light sensitive photocatalysts

Professor
Department of Materials and Processes
The University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Branko Stanovnik  

Research Interest:


Professor
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Technology
University of Ljubljana
Slovenia

Miguel Miranda  

Research Interest:

Environment, energy and waste management through thermochemical conversion processes (pyrolysis, gasification and hydrothermal liquefaction) of different waste materials (e.g. coal, biomass and polymeric-base wastes); Process optimization, technological development, production of fuels, biofuels and solar fuels; Solar energy concentration (SEC) solutions; Energy efficiency and wastewater treatment.

Researcher
Solar Energy Unit
National Laboratory of Engineering and Geology I.P. (LNEG)
Portugal

Anastasios I Zouboulis  

Research Interest:

Application of Chemical and Environmental Bio/Technology; Inter-disciplinary Separation Science and related Technologies: recovery/removal of metals from liquid waste streams; Physico-chemical methods applied for the treatment of contaminated water sources or of wastewaters (filtration, coagulation, flotation, adsorption, membrane separation, oxidation etc); Biological (aerobic or anaerobic) treatment methods or appropriate combinations of biological and physico-chemical methods (biosorption or constructed wetlands); The treatment/recycling issues of toxic industrial solid wastes, employing hydrometallurgical, physico-chemical (solidification/stabilization), thermal (vitrification) or appropriate combinations of treatment processes

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Greece

Maulin Pramod Shah  

Research Interest:

Environmental Microbiology; General Microbiology; Industrial Microbiology; Applied Microbiology for Industrial Effluent Treatment; Biochemistry; Bacterial Genetics; Fungal Genetics; Cell Biology; Bioprocess & Biochemical Engineering

Chief Scientist
Department of Environmental Microbiology
Head-Industrial Waste Water Research Lab
India

Romdhane Karoui  

Research Interest:

Fluorescence and infrared (NIR and MIR) spectroscopies combined with chemometric tools for the: Determination of the structure and texture of food products; Evaluation of food freshness; Authentication of food products; Food processing technologies; Rheology of food products; Ageing of food products.

Professor
Faculty of Science
University of Artois
France

Godson C. Nwokogu  

Research Interest:

Organic Chemistry; Nuclear magnetic resonance; Computational Chemistry.

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Hampton University
USA

Yovani Marrero Ponce  

Research Interest:

Include molecular modelling and drug discovery: chem-bio-med-informatics; chemometrics, molecular descriptor; chemogenomics: and mathematical; theoretical and computational chemistry

Professor
Department of Pharmacy
University of Las Villas
Cuba

Shushi Chen  

Research Interest:

Chiral resolutions in large and analytical scales; Material development for adsorbent and stationary phase; Membrane-assisted preparative enrichment; Chiral resolution of tagged amino acids in large scale

Professor
Department of Applied Chemistry
National Chiayi University
Taiwan

Sangram K Pradhan  

Research Interest:

Epitaxial and multilayered thin film and nanostructure growth using Pulsed Laser Deposition; structure-property co-relations in thin films and nanostructures; quantom dots; multiferroics and spintronics; plasmonics; transition metal oxides; metal-insulator transitions; high-k dielectrics; wide band gap and diluted magnetic semiconductors; solar cell; graphene; supercapacitor

Research Associate Professor
Center for Materials Research
Norfolk State University
USA

Neven Ukrainczyk  

Research Interest:

Construction and Building Materials, Reaction Kinetics, Transport in Porous Materials, Computational Analysis, Multifunctional Materials

Research Associate
Institute of Construction and Building Materials
Darmstadt University of Technology
Germany

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Research Interest:





Sultan T Abu-Orabi Aladwan  

Research Interest:

1,3-Dipolar Cycloddition Reaction of Azides and Nitrile Oxides toward the Synthesis of five-membered Ring Heterocyclic Compounds

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Yarmouk University
Jordan

Massoud Kaykhaii  

Research Interest:

Development and application of new sample preparation techniques including: "Liquid Phase Microextraction (LPME)"; "Solid Phase Microextraction (SPME)"; "Membrane Extraction with Sorbent Interface (MESI)" and "Solid Phase Extraction (SPE)" for trace analysis of organic/ inorganic compounds in food, environmental and biological samples.

Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Sistan and Baluchestan
Iran

Autret Cecile  

Research Interest:

Synthesis, structural characterizations and studies of magnetic transitions by electronic paramagnetic resonance of oxides compounds (ceramics and thin films) with a colossal dielectric constant.

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Science & Technology
GREMAN Laboratory
France

Smritilekha Bera  

Research Interest:

  • Synthetic carbohydrate chemistry of natural and unnatural oligosaccharides
  • Chiron approach for the asymmetric synthesis of natural products and building blocks
  • Development of new methodologies for green chemical synthesis
  • Design and synthesis of medicinally important aminoglycoside antibiotics
  • Synthesis and application of photoswitchable organic nanoparticles for novel therapeutics

Scientist
School of Chemical Sciences
Central University of Gujarat
India