Nouran Tashkandi

Research Support

​Research Technician

Research Interest

​Development of Electrochemical Biosensing using electrohydrodynamics. The development of electrochemical sensors based on nanomaterials for environmental monitoring, - The synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials, - Synthesis, characterization, and applications of Molecularly Imprinted Polymers (MIPs).

Selected Publications

  • Cigarette toxin 4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK) induces experimental pancreatitis through α7 n...
    Alahmari AA, Sreekumar B, Patel V, Ashat M, Alexandre M, Uduman AK, Akinbiyi EO, Ceplenski...
    PLoS One.;13(6):e0197362, (2018)
  • PEPCK1 Antisense Oligonucleotide Prevents Adiposity and Impairs Hepatic Glycogen Synthesis in High-Fat Male Fed Rat...
    Beddow SA, Gattu AK, Vatner DF, Paolella L, Alqarzaee A, Tashkandi N, Popov VB, Church CD,...
    Endocrinology.;160(1):205-219., (2019)

Education

  • ​Master, Biomedical Sciences, Quinnipiac, CT, USA, 2014

Professional Profile

  • ​2018-2019: Lab Manager, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2011-2016: Research Scientist, Yale University, CT, USA
  • 2007-2009: Teaching Assistance, NGHA, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Research Interests Keywords

​Molecular biology Environmental monitoring Analytical chemistry Nanotechnology Environmental analytical chemistry Electrochemistry Electrochemical analysis Environmental chemistry Carbon nanomaterials Voltammetry carbon Electroanalytical chemistry Impedance analysis Electrochemical detection Surface Electro chemistry Graphite Electroanalysis Electrochemical instrument Amperometry Electrochemical Sensors Modified electrode Screen printing Molecularly Imprinted Polymers Materials Modeling