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Sophia Suarez wins Siebel Scholarship

 

Spring 2014 invited talks by Prof. Almutairi

 

Prof. Almutairi has been invited to give a number of talks this spring, including:

  •   Pittcon (Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy), Chicago, IL
  • ACS Division of Polymer Chemistry symposium, “Responsive Nanostructures and Nanocomposites,” Dallas, TX

Tunable Protein Release from Acetalated Dextran Microparticles: A Platform for Delivery of Protein Therapeutics to the Heart Post-MI

 

Sophia Suarez , Gregory N. Grover , Rebecca L. Braden , Karen L. Christman , and Adah Almutairi. Tunable Protein Release from Acetalated Dextran Microparticles: A Platform for Delivery of Protein Therapeutics to the Heart Post-MI. Biomacromolecules 2013; published online Sep 23.

 

Jason passes his qualifying exam

 

Congratulations to Jason Olejniczak, who passed his candidacy exam with full confidence from his committee. Jason's only remaining requirement for his PhD in chemistry is to complete his dissertation and publish the research it comprises.

NAS workshop on convergent/transdisciplinary research

 

Highest Efficiency Two-Photon Degradable Copolymer for Remote Controlled Release

 

Jason Olejniczak, Jagadis Sankaranarayanan, Mathieu L. Viger, and Adah Almutairi. ACS Macro Lett, 2013, 2, 683–687. DOI: 10.1021/mz400256x

 

Prof. Almutairi's TEDx talk now online

 

Prof. Almutairi explained her interest in light-responsive materials in her presentation at TEDxUCSD on May 11, 2013. Video of the talk is now available on the TEDx YouTube channel.

 

Low Power Upconverted Near-IR Light for Efficient Polymeric Nanoparticle Degradation and Cargo Release

 

Mathieu L. Viger, Madeleine Grossman, Nadezda Fomina and Adah Almutairi. Low Power Upconverted Near-IR Light for Efficient Polymeric Nanoparticle Degradation and Cargo Release. Adv Mater; published online 31 May 2013.

 

Invited talks spring 2013: Japan and many more

 

 

 

 

Collective Activation of MRI Agents via Encapsulation and Disease-Triggered Release

 

Mathieu L. Viger , Jagadis Sankaranarayanan , Caroline de Gracia Lux , Minnie Chan , Adah Almutairi. Collective Activation of MRI Agents via Encapsulation and Disease-Triggered Release. J Amer Chem Soc; published online 14 May 2013.

 

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