Lab Announcements

2018

September 18, 2018
Research Scientist, Dinesh Shetty, along with Professor Ali Trabolsi had a manuscript entitled “Making Pillar[6]arenes to ln: An art of tuning a supramolecular host”, accepted for publishing in SCIENCE CHINA Chemistry.
September 2, 2018

Research Associate Gobinda Das and Research Scientist Farah Benyettou along with colleagues from the Trabolsi Research group had their paper entitled "Covalent Organic Nanosheets for Bioimagingpublished in Chemical Science. Congratulations to all those involved.

August 24, 2018

Research Scientist Dinesh Shetty received a full fellowship from the U.S. National Academy of Sciences to participate and present an oral talk at the Arab-American Frontier Symposium to be held in Kuwait City Nov. 4-6, 2018.

August 22, 2018

Research Associate Gobinda Das will give a poster presentation entitled “Covalent Organic Nanosheets for Bioimaging” at the 6th International Conference on Metal-Organic Frameworks and Open Framework Compounds (MOF2018), being held in Auckland, New Zealand, December 9-13, 2018.

August 19, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi presented a paper entitled “Multi-functional Porous Calix[n]arene-Based Materials” at the 256th ACS National Meeting in Boston, MA.

July 3, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi has been invited to speak at the 10th Singapore International Chemistry Conference 2018 to be held from  December 16 - 19, 2018 in Singapore. Professor Trabolsi's paper is entitled 'Metal-Organic Knots: Synthesis and Application".

Research Scientist Thirumurugan Prakasam will also attend the 10th Singapore International Chemistry Conference 2018 and will present his paper entitled "Metal-Organic Trefoil Knots for Carbon-Halogen Bond Activation."

July 2, 2018

Research Scientist Dinesh Shetty presented a paper entitled “Multi-functional PorousPolycalix[n]arenes for Environmental Applications” at Macro 18 in Cairns, Australia.

Graduate Student Tina Skorjanc also gave a talk at Macro 2018 in Cairns, Australia. The title of her presentation was “Porphyrin-Based Covalent Organic Networks Formed through the Zincke Reaction.

June 27, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi presented a paper entitled “Multi-functional Porous Calix[n]arene Polymers” at Polymat Spotlight 2018, San Sebastian, Spain.

June 19, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi presented a paper entitled “Iron-Oxide Nanoparticles for Combined Therapies” at the E-MRS 2018 Spring Meeting held in Strasbourg (France).

June 6, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi will make an oral presentation at Frontiers in Chemistry, Armenia, October 21 – 25, 2018.

May 10, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi has been invited to give a lecture at the 6th Thailand International Nanotechnology Conference (NanoThailand 2018) to be held December 12-14, 2018 at The Thailand Science Park Convention Center (TSP-CC), Pathum Thani, Thailand.

April 24, 2018

Our manuscript entitled “Calix[4]arene-based Porous Organic Nanosheets” was accepted for publication by the American Chemical Society Applied Materials & Interfaces Journal. Congratulations to Research Scientist Dinesh Shetty and colleagues from the Trabolsi Research group, in collaboration with Professor Serdal Kirmizialtin.

April 17, 2018

Our manuscript entitled "Redox-responsive Covalent Organic Nanosheets from Viologens and Calix[4]arene for Iodine and Toxic Dye Capture" was accepted for publication in Chemistry  - A European Journal. Congratulations to our Graduate student Tina Skorjanc, Dr. Dinesh Shetty and Prof. Ali Trabolsi, as well as all other collaborators from NYUAD and abroad.

Tina Skorjanc's abstract entitled "Porphyrin-Based Covalent Organic Networks Formed through the Zincke Reaction” was accepted for oral presentation. Tina will travel to Cairns, Australia in July to present at Macro 18.

April 15, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi spoke with Gulf News about the use of magnetic nanoparticles in the delivery of cancer treatment.

Professor Ali Trabolsi’s abstract entitled “Multi-functional Porous Calix[n]arene Polymers” was accepted for oral presentation at Polymat Spotlight 2018 in San Sebastian, Spain. Congratulations Ali.

April 8, 2018

Tina Skorjanc was awarded the Horizon Fellowship in Natural and Physical Sciences by the Graduate School of Arts and Science, NYU. The award is given to an outstanding doctoral student in the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. Congratulations Tina.

March 2, 2018

Professor Ali Trabolsi's abstract entitled “Iron-Oxide Nanoparticles for Combined Therapies” was accepted for a YOUNG STAR presentation at the E-MRS 2018 Spring Meeting to be held in Strasbourg, France in June 2018. Congratulations Ali.

January 18, 2018

Our manuscript entitled "Palladium-loaded cucurbit[7]uril-modified iron-oxide nanoparticles for C-C cross-coupling reactions." was accepted for publication in Chemistry European Journal. Congratulations to Farah and our collaborators.

Our manuscript entitled "Porous Polycalix[4]arenes for Fast and Efficient Removal of Organic Micropollutants from Water." was accepted for publication in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. Congratulations to Dinesh, Ilma, and our collaborators.

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