Department of Chemistry


  1. NM Meligi, AKF Dyab, VN Paunov. Sustained In Vitro and In Vivo Delivery of Metformin from Plant Pollen-Derived Composite Microcapsules. Pharmaceutics 13 (2021) 1048.
  2. A Wang, PJ Weldrick, LA Madden, VN Paunov. Biofilm-Infected Human Clusteroid Three-Dimensional Co-culture Platform to Replace Animal Models in Testing Antimicrobial Nanotechnologies. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 13 (2021) 22182–22194.
  3. AA Peshkov, O Bakulina, D Dar’in, G Kantin, A Bannykh, VA Peshkov, M Krasavin. Three-component Castagnoli-Cushman reaction of 3-arylglutaconic acid anhydrides, carbonyl compounds and ammonium acetate: A quick and flexible way to assemble polysubstituted NH-δ-lactams. European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2021 (2021) 1726–1731.
  4. T Mulikova, A Abduraimova, A Molkenova, S Em, B Duisenbayeva, D-W Han, TS Atabaev. Mesoporous silica decorated with gold nanoparticles as a promising nanoprobe for effective CT X-ray attenuation and potential drug delivery. Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects 26 (2021) 100712.
  5. A Abduraimova, A Molkenova, A Duisembekova, T Mulikova, D Kanayeva, TS Atabaev. Cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB)-loaded SiO2–Ag mesoporous nanocomposite as an efficient antibacterial agent. Nanomaterials 11 (2021) 477.
  6. V Olifirenko, A Abduraimova, MS Kang, IS Raja, B Duisenbayeva, A Molkenova, L Khamkhash, Y-H Hwang, D-W Han, TS Atabaev. Potential applicability of polyethyleneimine PEI-coated Eu2O3 and Dy2O3 nanoparticles for contrast enhancement in computed tomography. Nano Express 2 (2021) 010022.
  7. R Bukasov, D Dossym, O Filchakova. Detection of RNA viruses from influenza and HIV to Ebola and SARS-CoV-2: a review. Analytical Methods 13 (2021) 34.
  8. S. Aitekenov, A. Gaipov, R Bukasov. Review: Detection and quantification of proteins in human urine. Talanta 223 (2021) 121718.
  9. E Benassi, H Fan. Pyridine’s ring normal modes as footprints for its derivatives: The impact of perfluorination. Journal of Fluorine Chemistry 243 (2021) 109716.
  10. E Benassi, H Fan. Quantitative characterization of the ring normal modes. Pyridine as a study case. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 246 (2021) 119026.
  11. E Benassi, H. Fan. Thermodynamic properties, mechanical properties and interatomic potential in solids: A shou-shi-ling game. Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics 33 (2021) 693.
  12. P Henry, AF Halbus, ZH Athab, VN Paunov. Enhanced antimould action of surface modified copper oxide nanoparticles with phenylboronic acid surface functionality. Biomimetics 6 (2021) 19.
  13. PJ Weldrick, S San, VN Paunov. Advanced alcalase-coated clindamycin-loaded carbopol nanogels for removal of persistent bacterial biofilms. ACS Applied Nano Materials 4 (2021) 1187.
  14. PJ Weldrick, MJ Hardman, VN Paunov. Smart active antibiotic nanocarriers with protease surface functionality can overcome biofilms of resistant bacteria. Materials Chemistry Frontiers 5 (2021) 961.
  15. D Hayrapetyan, V Stepanova. Facile Synthesis of Spirocyclic Lactams via [3+2] and [3+3] Aza‐Annulation Reactions. European Journal of Organic Chemistry (2021), 2121-2125.
  1. E Benassi, H Fan. Determination of the molecular size from measurements of vapour pressure of binary liquid mixtures. Theory, experiments and quantum chemical calculations. Journal of Molecular Solids 313 (2020) 113202.
  2. A Karina, A Benzina, S Tazhibayeva, H Fan, L Koole. Polymer microparticles with a cavity designed for transarterial chemo-embolization with crystalline drug formulations. Journal of Biomedical Material Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials (2020) DOI:10.1002/jbm.b.34708.
  3. K Wang, L Liang, J Xu, H Li, M Du, X Zhao, H Feng, H Fan. Synthesis and bacterial inhibition of novel Ag2S-N-CQD composite material. Chemical Paper 74 (2020) 1517.
  4. VJ Inglezakis, A Kurbanova, A Molkenova, TS Atabaev. Magnetic Fe3O4-AgO nanocomposites for effective mercury removal from water. Sustainability 12 (2020) 5489.
  5. A Molkenova, L. Khamkhash, A Zhussupbekova, K Zhussupbekov, S Sarsenov, I Taniguchi, IV Shvets, TS Atabaev. Solution-based deposition of transparent Eu-doped titanium oxide thin films for potential security labelling and UV screening. Nanomaterials 10 (2020) 1132.
  6. TNT Thuy, SK Cho, Y Amangeldinova, D Yoo, G. Tukyei, Y Sissembayeva, TS Atabaev, D Lee, J Lee, Nguyen, HK Kim, DM Shin, YH Hwang. WO3-ZnO and CuO-ZnO nanocomposites as highly efficient photoanodes under visible light illumination. Nanotechnology 31 (2020) 255702.
  7. AA Maxim, SN Sadyk, D Aidarkhanov, C Surya, A Ng, YH Hwang, TS Atabaev, AN Jumabekov. PMMA thin film with embedded carbon quantum dots for post-fabrication improvement of light harvesting in perovskite solar cells. Nanomaterials 10 (2020) 291.
  8. A Molkenova, A Toleshova, SJ Song, MS Kang, A Abduraimova, DW Han, TS Atabaev. Rapid synthesis of nontoxic and photostable carbon nanoparticles for bioimaging applications. Materials Letters 261 (2020) 127012.
  9. Y Wang, G Wang, AA Peshkov, R Yao, M Hasan, M Zaman, C Liu, S Kashtanov, OP Pereshivko, VA Peshkov. Controlling stereochemistry in 2-oxo-aldehyde-derived ugi adducts through the cincona alkaloid-promoted electrophilic fluorination. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry 16 (2020) 1963.
  10. M Hasan, M Zaman, AA Peshkov, N Amire, Adil Les, AA Nechaev, Y Wang, S Kashtanov, EV Van der Eycken, OP Pereshivko, VA Peshkov. Four-component one-pot process involving Passerini reaction followed by aldol addition and transesterification. European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2020 (2020) 3378.
  11. J Gong, AA Perhkov, J Yu, S Amandykova, A Gimnkhan, J Huang, S Kahtanov, AP Pereshivko, VA Peshkov. Three-component reaction of azulene, aryl glyoxal and 1,3-dicarbonyl compound for the synthesis of various azulene derivatives. RSC Advances 10 (2020) 10113.
  12. M Zaman, M Hasan, AA Peshkov, K Van Hecke, EV Van der Eycken, OP Pereshivko, VA Peshkov. Silver(I) triflate-catalyzed protocol for the post-ugi synthesis of spiroindolines.  Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis 262 (2020) 261.
  13. M Segizbayev, O Oztopcu, D Hayrapetyan, D Shakhman KA Lyssenko, AY Khalimon. Transfer hydrogenation of aldehydes and ketones catalyzed by an aminophosphinite POCNH pincer complex of Ni(II).  Dalton Transactions 49 (2020) 11950.
  14. D Hayrapetyan, AY Khalimon. Catalytic nitrile hydroboration: A route to N,N-diborylamines and uses thereof. Chemistry: An Asian Journal 15 (2020) 2575.
  15. KA Gudun, A Slamova, D Hayrapetyan, AY Khalimon. Efficient co-catalyzed double hydroboration of nitriles: Application to one-pot conversion of nitriles to aldimines. Chemistry – A European Journal 26 (2020) 4963.
  16. B Baptayev, D Mustazheb, Z Abilova, MP Balanay. Nanostructured flower-shaped CuCo2S4 as Pt-free counter-electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells. Chemical Communications 56 (2020) 12190.
  17. E Adotey, M Amouei Torkmahalleh, MP Balanay. Zinc metal-organic framework with 3-pyridinecarboxaldehyde and trimesic acid as co-ligands for selective detection of Cr(VI) ions in aqueous solution. Methods and Applications in Fluorescence 8 (2020) 045007.
  18. D Aidarkhanov, Z Ren, CK Lim, Z Yelzhanova, G Nigmetova, G Taltanova, B Baptayev, F Liu, SH Cheung, MP Balanay, A Baumuratov, AB Djurisic, SK So, C Surya, PN Prasad, A Ng. Passivation engineering for hysteresis-free mixed perovskite solar cells. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 215 (2020) 110648.
  19. B Baptayev, S Adilov, MP Balanay. Surface modification of TiO2 photoanodes with In3+ using a simple soaking technique for enhancing the efficiency of dye-sensitized solar cells. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A:Chemistry 394 (2020) 112468.
  20. R Bukasov, Z Kunushpayeva, A Rapikov, S Zhunussova, A Sultangaziyev, O Filchakova. High contrast surface enhanced fluorescence of carbon dot labeled bacteria cells on aluminum foil. Journal of Fluorescence 30 (2020) 1477.
  21. Z Kunushpayeva, A Rapikov, A Akhmetova, A Sultangaziyev, D Dossym, R Bukasov. Sandwich SERS immunoassay of human immunoglobulin on silicon wafer compared to traditional SERS substrate, gold film. Sensing and Bio-sensing Research 29 (2020) 100355.
  22. A Gaipov, Z Utegulov, R Bukasov, D Turebekov, P Tarlykov, Z Markhametova, Z Nurekeyev, Z Kunushpayeva, A Sultangaziyev. Development and validation of hybrid Brillouin-Raman spectroscopy for non-contact assessment of mechano-chemical properties of urine proteins as biomarkers of kidney diseases. BMC Nephrology 21 (2020) 229.
  23. A Sultangaziyev, A Akhmetova, Z Kunushpayeva, A Rapikov, O Filchakova, R Bukasov. Aluminum foil as a substrate for metal enhanced fluorescence of bacteria labelled with quantum dots, shows very large enhancement and high contrast. Sensing and Bio-sensing Research 28 (2020) 100332.
  24. A Sultangaziyev, R Bukasov. Review: Applications of surface-enhanced fluorescence (SEF) spectroscopy in bio-detection and biosensingSensing and Bio-Sensing Research 30 (2020) 100382.
  25. V Ogay, EA Mun, G Kudaibergen, M Baidarbekov, K Kassymbek, Zh Zharkinbekov, A Saparov. Progress and Prospects of Polymer-Based Drug Delivery Systems for Bone Tissue Regeneration. Polymers 12 (2020) 2881.