PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Address: Institute for Advanced Study, Shenzhen University
2017: PhD, School of Chemistry and Material Science, University
of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, P.R, China.
2014: MS, Department of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University,
2011: M.Sc, Institute of Chemical Sciences, University of Peshawar,
1.Polymer synthesis, especially Polyoxazolines and Polyethyleneimines
with controlled topology for drug delivery and antibacterial applications.
2.Synthesis of hybrid microgels for controlled drug delivery, antibacterial
and sensing materials.
3.Currently we are working on the synthesis of biodegradable polyurethanes
and bottle brush polymers with different grafting density.
SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS
PhD Research Scholarship from CAS-TWAS President’s PhD Fellowship
Programme (CAS-TWAS China).
1. Muhammad Waqas Ali, Yating Gao, Muhammad Siddiq, Xiaodong Ye,*. A novel initiator containing alkyne group for the polymerization of 2-ethyl-2-oxazoline (Ali, M. W et al Chinese J of Chemical Physics 2018 31, 77-84)
2. Muhammad Waqas Ali, Jian Hao Si, Muhammad Siddiq, Xiaodong Ye,*. Hyperbranched poly(2-ethyl-2-oxazoline) synthesis using reversible thiol/disulfide exchange chemistry. (Will be submitted soon.)
3. Muhammad Waqas Ali, Muhammad Siddiq, Xiaodong Ye,*. Synthesis of cyclic poly(2-ethyl-2-oxazoline) with biodegradable disulfide bonds. (Will be submitted soon.)
4. Muhammad Waqas Ali, Muhammad Ajmal, Muhammad Raheel, Muhammad Siddiq,*. Synthesis of hybrid microgels with different drug loading capacity (Will be submitted soon.)