Fasih Bintang Ilhami | Supramolecular Polymeric Micelles | Excellence in Research

Assist Prof Dr. Fasih Bintang Ilhami | Supramolecular polymeric micelles | Excellence in Research

Universitas Negeri Surabaya, Indonesia

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Early Academic Pursuits

Fasih Bintang Ilhami embarked on his academic journey with a Bachelor's degree in Nursing Science from Ngudia Husada Madura College, Indonesia, in 2014. He furthered his education with a Master's degree in Biomedical Engineering from Airlangga University, Surabaya, Indonesia, in 2016. His academic pursuit culminated in a Doctoral Degree in Biomedical Engineering from the Graduate Institute of Applied Science and Technology at the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology in 2020.

Professional Endeavors

His professional journey is marked by significant research and teaching roles. He served as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Institute of Atomic and Molecular Science, Academia Sinica Taiwan, and later at the Graduate Institute of Applied Science and Technology, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology. Currently, he holds a position as a Lecturer at the Department of Natural Science, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science, Universitas Negeri Surabaya, Indonesia.

Contributions and Research Focus

His expertise lies in the interdisciplinary domain of biomedical engineering, with a focus on nanomaterials for biomedical applications. He has made notable contributions in areas such as biomaterials and regenerative medicine, supramolecular chemistry, nanotechnology for drug delivery systems, bio-imaging, and antibacterial applications of nanomaterials. His research also encompasses image processing and data analysis for quantitative reconstructions of cellular activities.

Accolades and Recognition

His contributions to the field have been recognized with several awards and honors, including being selected for front and back covers in prestigious journals such as Biomacromolecules and Macromolecular Bioscience Journal. He has also been awarded the title of "Best Young Lecturer with High Productivity in Publication" by Universitas Negeri Surabaya and recognized as an "Excellent Youth" by the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology.

Impact and Influence

His work has had a significant impact on advancing knowledge in the field of biomedical engineering and nanotechnology. His research contributions have been instrumental in developing novel drug delivery systems, imaging techniques, and biomaterials for various biomedical applications.

Legacy and Future Contributions

As he continues his academic and research endeavors, Fasih Bintang Ilhami's legacy is poised to grow further. With a strong foundation in interdisciplinary research, he aims to continue pushing the boundaries of biomedical engineering, contributing to advancements in healthcare and biotechnology. His dedication to excellence and innovation ensures a promising future of impactful contributions to the field.


A total of  115 citations for his publications, demonstrating the impact and recognition of his research within the academic community.

  • Citations            115
  • h-index              7
  • i10-index           5

Notable Publications 

Photoreactive mercury-containing metallosupramolecular nanoparticles with tailorable properties that promote enhanced cellular uptake for effective cancer chemotherapy
AH Manayia, FB Ilhami, SY Huang, TH Su, CW Huang, CW Chiu, DJ Lee, ...
[4] 2023

 Photosensitive supramolecular micelle-mediated cellular uptake of anticancer drugs enhances the efficiency of chemotherapy
YA Alemayehu, WL Fan, FB Ilhami, CW Chiu, DJ Lee, CC Cheng
[14] 2020

Photo-responsive supramolecular micelles for controlled drug release and improved chemotherapy
FB Ilhami, KC Peng, YS Chang, YA Alemayehu, HC Tsai, JY Lai, ...
[13] 2020
A CO2-Responsive Imidazole-Functionalized Fluorescent Material Mediates Cancer Chemotherapy
VTT Ngan, PY Chiou, FB Ilhami, EA Bayle, YT Shieh, WT Chuang, ...
[9] 2023

Mª Vanessa Tabernero | Chemistry | Women Researcher Award

Dr. Mª Vanessa Tabernero | Chemistry | Women Researcher Award

Magro Universidadd E Alcalá, Spain

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Early Academic Pursuits:

Dr. María Vanessa Tabernero Magro began her academic journey by earning a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Alcalá, where she currently serves as a Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Inorganic Chemistry. Her early research focused on the synthesis and characterization of group 4 metals complexes with cyclopentadienyl ligands, specifically their activity as catalysts in Ziegler-Natta processes for styrene and ethylene polymerization.

Professional Endeavors:

Throughout her career, She has engaged in diverse research endeavors, including research stays at the Universitá degli Studi di Salerno, Italy, under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Alfonso Grassi. She expanded her research to heterogeneous polymerization processes, developing a new type of solid cocatalyst for Ziegler-Natta ethylene polymerization using modified clays. Her contributions also extend to catalytic processes, exploring s-block metal compounds for ring opening polymerization, and investigating catalytic oxidation of olefins and sulfides, along with the obtention of biopolymers.

Contributions and Research Focus:

With a research experience spanning more than 15 years, She has made significant contributions, supervising multiple doctoral theses and contributing to various innovative teaching projects. Her research, reflected in 28 articles in high-impact journals, spans areas such as polymerization, catalysis, and the synthesis of biopolymers from biomass.

Accolades and Recognition:

Her impactful work has garnered recognition, with an H-index of 13 and 398 citations. Notably, she led the project "Titanium nanocatalysts for sulfoxidation processes" and received awards in 2020 and 2022 for the "Most original and innovative formula for disseminating science to society" at the Science Promotion and Popularisation Awards.

Impact and Influence:

Dr. Tabernero Magro's impact extends beyond research, with active participation in numerous national and international research projects. As the Dean of Chemistry Degree at the University of Alcalá from 2017 to 2023, she played a crucial role in shaping the academic landscape.

Legacy and Future Contributions:

Her legacy includes a wealth of scientific publications, successful supervision of doctoral and master's theses, and a substantial teaching experience of over 3,500 hours. Currently involved in the "GREATBOND" project, Dr. Tabernero Magro continues to contribute to greener approaches for smart composite hybrid materials.In the future, her focus on polymerization from biomass, particularly promising results with anethole and myrcene, showcases a commitment to sustainable and circular practices in the field of chemistry. Dr. Tabernero Magro's dedication to both research and education positions her as a significant figure in the chemistry community, leaving a lasting impact on the scientific landscape.


A total of  439 citations for his publications, demonstrating the impact and recognition of his research within the academic community.
  • Citations               439
  • h-index                  13
  • Documents           27

Notable Publications 

Titanium-catalyzed synthesis of polymyrcene and polyanethol and application as sustainable additives for poly(lactic acid)

σ-Hole triel bonds in aluminium derivatives

Stereospecific synthesis of chiral titanium complexes bearing a bifunctionalized cyclopentadienyl-terpenoid ligand derived from α-pinene

Cyclopentadienyl-silsesquioxane titanium compounds as suitable candidates for immobilization on silica-based supports

Intramolecular C-F Activation in Schiff-Base Alkali Metal Complexes

Aluminates with fluorinated schiff bases: Influence of the alkali metal–fluorine interactions in structure stabilization

Chiral Titanium(IV) Complexes Containing Polydentate Ligands Based on α-Pinene. Catalytic Activity in Sulfoxidation with Hydrogen Peroxide