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  • 1355 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
20062020

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  • 1355 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 83 Article
  • 5 Review article
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2020

A core-shell multi-drug platform to improve gastrointestinal tract microbial health using 3D printing

Zhu, L. F., Chen, X., Ahmad, Z., Peng, Y. & Chang, M. W., 13 Mar 2020, In : Biofabrication. 12, 2, 15 p., 025026.

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Electrospun orodispersible films of isoniazid for pediatric tuberculosis treatment

Chachlioutaki, K., Tzimtzimis, E. K., Tzetzis, D., Chang, M. W., Ahmad, Z., Karavasili, C. & Fatouros, D. G., 21 May 2020, In : Pharmaceutics. 12, 5, 470.

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Extraction of triterpenoid compounds from Ganoderma Lucidum spore powder through a dual-mode sonication process

Shen, S. F., Zhu, L. F., Wu, Z., Wang, G., Ahmad, Z. & Chang, M. W., 13 May 2020, In : Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy. 46, 6, p. 963-974 12 p.

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Fabrication of flexible composite drug films via foldable linkages using electrohydrodynamic printing

Wu, S., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Mar 2020, In : Materials Science and Engineering C. 108, 110393.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Novel core-shell fiber delivery system for synergistic treatment of cervical cancer

Shen, S. F., Zhu, L. F., Liu, J., Ali, A., Zaman, A., Ahmad, Z., Chen, X. & Chang, M. W., 9 Jul 2020, In : Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology. 59, 101865.

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Optimization conversion of chitosan from Ganoderma lucidum spore powder using ultrasound-assisted deacetylation: Influence of processing parameters

Zhu, L. F., Chen, X., Wu, Z., Wang, G., Ahmad, Z. & Chang, M. W., 1 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Food Processing and Preservation. 44, 1, e14297.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Preparation and characterization of indomethacin loaded films by piezoelectric inkjet printing: a personalized medication approach

Arshad, M. S., Shahzad, A., Abbas, N., AlAsiri, A., Hussain, A., Kucuk, I., Chang, M. W., Bukhari, N. I. & Ahmad, Z., 7 Feb 2020, In : Pharmaceutical Development and Technology. 25, 2, p. 197-205 9 p.

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2019

3D electrohydrodynamic printing of highly aligned dual-core graphene composite matrices

Wang, B., Chen, X., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J. & Chang, M. W., Nov 2019, In : Carbon. 153, p. 285-297 13 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

A novel approach for tailored medicines: Direct writing of Janus fibers

Yao, Z. C., Wang, J. C., Wang, B., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology. 50, p. 372-379 8 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

A novel core-shell nanofiber drug delivery system intended for the synergistic treatment of melanoma

Zhu, L. F., Zheng, Y., Fan, J., Yao, Y., Ahmad, Z. & Chang, M. W., 1 Sep 2019, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 137, 105002.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Development of Ganoderma lucidum spore powder based proteoglycan and its application in hyperglycemic, antitumor and antioxidant function

Zhu, L. F., Yao, Y., Ahmad, Z. & Chang, M. W., 1 Sep 2019, In : Process Biochemistry. 84, p. 103-111 9 p.

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Dual rotation centrifugal electrospinning: a novel approach to engineer multi-directional and layered fiber composite matrices

Wang, L., Wang, B., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 15 Feb 2019, In : Drug Delivery and Translational Research. 9, 1, p. 204-214 11 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Elastic antibacterial membranes comprising particulate laden fibers for wound healing applications

Li, Y., Zhang, C., Zhu, L. F., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 20 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 136, 8, 47105.

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Engineering and characterisation of BCG-loaded polymeric microneedles

Arshad, M. S., Fatima, S., Nazari, K., Ali, R., Farhan, M., Muhammad, S. A., Abbas, N., Hussain, A., Kucuk, I., Chang, M. W., Mehta, P. & Ahmad, Z., 29 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Drug Targeting. 28, 5, p. 525-532 8 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering and Development of Chitosan-Based Nanocoatings for Ocular Contact Lenses

Mehta, P., Al-Kinani, A. A., Arshad, M. S., Singh, N., van der Merwe, S. M., Chang, M. W., Alany, R. G. & Ahmad, Z., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 108, 4, p. 1540-1551 12 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering of Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharide loaded polyvinyl alcohol nanofibers for biopharmaceutical delivery

Zhu, L. F., Chen, X., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology. 50, p. 208-216 9 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering On‐Demand Magnetic Core‐Shell Composite Wound Dressing Matrices via Electrohydrodynamic Micro Scale Printing

Wang, B., Chen, X., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J. & Chang, M., 1 Oct 2019, In : Advanced Engineering Materials. 21, 10, p. 1-15 15 p., 1900699.

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Engineering optimisation of commercial facemask formulations capable of improving skin moisturisation

Mehta, P., Picken, H., White, C., Howarth, K., Langridge, K., Nazari, K., Taylor, P., Qutachi, O., Chang, M-W. & Ahmad, Z., 1 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Cosmetic Science. 41, 5, p. 462-471 10 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Fabrication of patterned three-dimensional micron scaled core-sheath architectures for drug patches

Yao, Z. C., Wang, J. C., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Apr 2019, In : Materials Science and Engineering C. 97, p. 776-783 8 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Improved transdermal delivery of cetirizine hydrochloride using polymeric microneedles

Arshad, M. S., Hassan, S., Hussain, A., Abbas, N., Kucuk, I., Nazari, K., Ali, R., Ramzan, S., Alqahtani, A., Andriotis, E. G., Fatouros, D. G., Chang, M. W. & Ahmad, Z., 1 Dec 2019, In : DARU, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 27, 2, p. 673-681 9 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

In Vitro and Ex Vivo Evaluation of Tablets Containing Piroxicam-Cyclodextrin Complexes for Buccal Delivery

Kontogiannidou, E., Ferrari, M., Deligianni, A., Bouropoulos, N., Andreadis, D. A., Sorrenti, M., Catenacci, L., Nazari, K., Arshad, M. S., Chang, M., Ahmad, Z. & Fatouros, D. G., 8 Aug 2019, In : Pharmaceutics. 11, 8, p. 1-12 12 p., 398.

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Nanoporous hollow fibers as a phantom material for the validation of diffusion magnetic resonance imaging

Zhang, C., Ding, Q., He, H., Peng, Y., Li, C., Mai, J., Li, J. S., Zhong, J. & Chang, M. W., 15 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 136, 23, 47617.

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Porous yolk-shell particle engineering via nonsolvent-assisted trineedle coaxial electrospraying for burn-related wound healing

Zhang, C., Li, Y., Hu, Y., Peng, Y., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 27 Feb 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 11, 8, p. 7823-7835

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Precision Printing of Customized Cylindrical Capsules with Multifunctional Layers for Oral Drug Delivery

Li, X., Zhang, C., Wu, S., Chen, X., Mai, J. & Chang, M. W., 23 Oct 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 11, 42, p. 39179-39191 13 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Production of triterpenoid compounds from Ganoderma lucidum spore powder using ultrasound-assisted extraction

Shen, S. F., Zhu, L. F., Wu, Z., Wang, G., Ahmad, Z. & Chang, M. W., 22 Nov 2019, In : Preparative Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 50, 3, p. 302-315 14 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Quality by design micro-engineering optimisation of NSAID-loaded electrospun fibrous patches

Nazari, K., Mehta, P., Arshad, M. S., Ahmed, S., Andriotis, E. G., Singh, N., Qutachi, O., Chang, M. W., Fatouros, D. G. & Ahmad, Z., 18 Dec 2019, In : Pharmaceutics. 12, 1, 2.

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Ultrasound-assisted synthesis of chitosan from fungal precursors for biomedical applications

Zhu, L. F., Li, J. S., Mai, J. & Chang, M-W., 1 Feb 2019, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 357, p. 498-507 10 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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2018

Controlled engineering of highly aligned fibrous dosage form matrices for controlled release

Wu, S., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Dec 2018, In : Materials Letters. 232, p. 134-137 4 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Co-printing of vertical axis aligned micron-scaled filaments via simultaneous dual needle electrohydrodynamic printing

Wang, B., Wu, S., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Jul 2018, In : European Polymer Journal. 104, p. 81-89 9 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Designer fibers from 2D to 3D – Simultaneous and controlled engineering of morphology, shape and size

Yao, Z. C., Zhang, C., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 15 Feb 2018, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 334, p. 89-98 10 p.

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Development of random and ordered composite fiber hybrid technologies for controlled release functions

Wang, B., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Jul 2018, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 343, p. 379-389 11 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
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Electrosprayed mesoporous particles for improved aqueous solubility of a poorly water soluble anticancer agent: in vitro and ex vivo evaluation

Sayed, E., Karavasili, C., Ruparelia, K., Haj-Ahmad, R., Charalambopoulou, G., Steriotis, T., Giasafaki, D., Cox, P., Singh, N., Giassafaki, L. P. N., Mpenekou, A., Markopoulou, C. K., Vizirianakis, I. S., Chang, M. W., Fatouros, D. G. & Ahmad, Z., 28 May 2018, In : Journal of Controlled Release. 278, p. 142-155 14 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

Fabrication of stacked-ring netted tubular constructs via 3D template electrohydrodynamic printing

Wang, L., Luo, Y., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Materials Science. 53, 17, p. 11943-11950 8 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

High throughput engineering and use of multi-fiber composite matrices for controlled active release

Wang, L., Zhang, C., Wang, H. M. D., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Dec 2018, In : Materials Today Communications. 17, p. 53-59 7 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Stable increased formulation atomization using a multi-tip nozzle device

Haj-Ahmad, R., Rasekh, M., Nazari, K., Onaiwu, E. V., Yousef, B., Morgan, S., Evans, D., Chang, M. W., Hall, J., Samwell, C. & Ahmad, Z., 15 Dec 2018, In : Drug Delivery and Translational Research. 8, 6, p. 1815-1827 13 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and Evaluation of Herbal Chitosan from Ganoderma Lucidum Spore Powder for Biomedical Applications

Zhu, L. F., Yao, Z. C., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 2 Oct 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 14608.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Targeting oxidative stress using tri-needle electrospray engineered Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharide-loaded porous yolk-shell particles

Xing, Z., Zhang, C., Zhao, C., Ahmad, Z., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 1 Dec 2018, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 125, p. 64-73 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Three-Dimensional Electrohydrodynamic Printing and Spinning of Flexible Composite Structures for Oral Multidrug Forms

Wu, S., Li, J. S., Mai, J. & Chang, M. W., 28 Jun 2018, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 10, 29, p. 24876-24885 10 p.

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2017

Controlled morphing of microbubbles to beaded nanofibers via electrically forced thin film stretching

Yao, Z. C., Yuan, Q., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 3 Jul 2017, In : Polymers. 9, 7, 265.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Development and characterisation of cellulose based electrospun mats for buccal delivery of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)

Nazari, K., Kontogiannidou, E., Ahmad, R. H., Gratsani, A., Rasekh, M., Arshad, M. S., Sunar, B. S., Armitage, D., Bouropoulos, N., Chang, M. W., Li, X., Fatouros, D. G. & Ahmad, Z., 1 May 2017, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 102, p. 147-155 9 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

Development and characterisation of electrospun timolol maleate-loaded polymeric contact lens coatings containing various permeation enhancers

Mehta, P., Al-Kinani, A. A., Arshad, M. S., Chang, M. W., Alany, R. G. & Ahmad, Z., 30 Oct 2017, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 532, 1, p. 408-420 13 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Electrically atomised formulations of timolol maleate for direct and on-demand ocular lens coatings

Mehta, P., Al-Kinani, A. A., Haj-Ahmad, R., Arshad, M. S., Chang, M. W., Alany, R. G. & Ahmad, Z., 1 Oct 2017, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics. 119, p. 170-184 15 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Essential Oil Bioactive Fibrous Membranes Prepared via Coaxial Electrospinning

Yao, Z. C., Chen, S. C., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J., Chang, M. W. & Li, J. S., 1 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Food Science. 82, 6, p. 1412-1422 11 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Fibrous polymeric buccal film formulation, engineering and bio-interface assessment

Nazari, K., Kontogiannidou, E., Haj Ahmad, R., Andreadis, D., Rasekh, M., Bouropoulos, N., van Der Merwe, S. M., Chang, M. W., Fatouros, D. G. & Ahmad, Z., 1 Dec 2017, In : European Polymer Journal. 97, p. 147-157 11 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharide loaded sodium alginate micro-particles prepared via electrospraying in controlled deposition environments

Yao, Z. C., Jin, L. J., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J., Chang, M. W. & Li, J. S., 30 May 2017, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 524, 1-2, p. 148-158 11 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of substrate geometry on electrospun fiber deposition and alignment

Wang, B., Zhou, W., Chang, M. W., Ahmad, Z. & Li, J. S., 15 May 2017, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 134, 19, 44823.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Mass and controlled fabrication of aligned PVP fibers for matrix type antibiotic drug delivery systems

Wang, L., Chang, M. W., Ahmad, Z., Zheng, H. & Li, J. S., 1 Jan 2017, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 307, p. 661-669 9 p.

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Multi-compartment centrifugal electrospinning based composite fibers

Wang, L., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J., Li, J. S. & Chang, M. W., 31 Jul 2017, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 330, p. 541-549 9 p.

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Non-concentric multi-compartment fibers fabricated using a modified nozzle in single-step electrospinning

Wang, B., Wang, M., Chang, M. W., Ahmad, Z., Huang, J. & Li, J. S., 1 Sep 2017, In : Materials Letters. 202, p. 134-137 4 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Porous Inorganic Drug Delivery Systems—a Review

Sayed, E., Haj-ahmad, R., Ruparelia, K., Arshad, M. S., Chang, M-W. & Ahmad, Z., 1 Jul 2017, In : AAPS PharmSciTech. 18, 5, p. 1507-1525

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20 Citations (Scopus)