Texas Tech University

FBRI Publications

 

Patents

Abidi N., Y. Hu. 2019. Cotton fiber dissolution and regeneration and 3D printing of cellulose based conductive composites. US 10,311,993 B2. June 4, 2019

Hequet E.F., H. Sari-Sarraf, A. Pai. 2005. Identification of Cotton Contaminants with X-Ray Microtomographic Image Analysis. US 6,870,897 B2. March 22, 2005.

Hequet E.F., N. Abidi. 2003. Cotton Stickiness Evaluation by Means of Multi-Temperature Testing. US 6,520,007 B2. February 18, 2003. 


 Books

Hequet E. (Senior Editor), T.J. Henneberry, and R.L. Nichols. 2007. Sticky Cotton: Causes, Effects, and Prevention. USDA-ARS. Technical Bulletin 1915. 210 pages.

Hequet E.F. and N. Abidi. Sticky Cotton Measurements and Fiber Processing, Texas Tech University Press. December 2006, ISBN 10: 0-89672-590-1.

S. Gordon, N. Abidi. Cotton Fibers, Characteristics, Uses, and Performance (ISBN 978-1-53610-913-9, LCCN 2017006949 (ebook) Nova Publisher, 2017.


 

Book Chapters

S. Liyanage, P. Parajuli, Md.T. Hossain, H. Chaudhari, N. Abidi. Antimicrobials for protective clothing. In: Antimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources. Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal (Ed.) Elsevier. In press.

P. Parajuli, S. Acharya, S.R. Sultana, Md.T. Hossain, N. Abidi. Regenerated cellulose in textiles - Rayon, lyocell, modal, and other fibers. In: Fundamentals of Natural Fibers and Textiles. Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal (Ed.) Elsevier. In press.

S. Acharya, P. Prakash, R. Shaida, N. Abidi. 2019. Cellulose Nanocrystals – Sources, Preparation, and Applications: Research Advances. In: Cellulose nanocrystals: Advances in Research and Applications. Nova Publisher, ISBN: 978-1-53616-747-4.

Y. Hu, R. Dassanayake, S. Acharya, N. Abidi. 2019. Cotton cellulose-derived hydrogels with tunable absorbability: Research advances and properties. In. Polymers and Polymeric Composites: A Reference Series. Cellulose-based Superabsorbent Hydrogels. Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal (Ed.) Springer, Cham. ISBN 978-3-319-76573-0.

R. Dassanayake, S. Acharya, N. Abidi. 2019. Biopolymer-based materials from polysaccharides: Properties, processing, characterization and sorption applications. In: Sorption ISBN: 978-953-51-6955-0 IntechOpen.

N. Abidi. 2018. Chapter 5: Chemical properties of cotton fiber and chemical modification. In: Cotton Fiber: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. Ed. David D. Fang, Springer-Nature. ISBN 978-3-030-00871-0 (invited). pp 95-115

R. Dassanayake, N. Abidi. 2017. Chapter 10: Cellulose derived aerogels. In: Cotton Fibers, Uses and Performances. Eds. Stuart Gordon and Noureddine Abidi, Nova Publisher. ISBN 978-1-53610-913-9, LCCN 2017006949 (ebook) Nova Publisher, (invited) pp 207-230

N. Abidi. 2017. Chapter 14: Dyeing of Cotton Fibers. In: Cotton Fibers, Uses and Performances. Eds. Stuart Gordon and Noureddine Abidi, Nova Publisher. (ISBN 978-1-53610-913-9, LCCN 2017006949 (ebook) (invited) Nova Publisher, pp 303-322.

N. Abidi. 2015. Textile Chemistry. Dictionary of Cotton. In: International Cotton Researchers Association and International Cotton Advisory Committee. ISBN: 9780970491817 (invited)

B. Kelly, N. Abidi, D. Ethridge, E. Hequet. 2015. Fiber to Fabric. In: Cotton 2nd Edition. Eds. David D. Fang and Richard G. Percy. American Society of Agronomy, ISBN: 978-0-89118-626-7. (invited) Pp. 665-744.

N. Abidi, S. Liyanage. 2015. Chapter 13: Characterization of the Properties of Guar Gum to Improve Hydraulic Fracturing Efficiencies. In: Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies: A Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Eds. V. Uddameri, A. Morse, and K. Tindle. CRC Press. ISBN: 9781498721172 (invited). pp. 227-250.

N. Abidi, S. Liyanage, D. Auld, L. Norman, K. Grover, S. Augadi, S. Singla, C. Trostle. 2015. Chapter 12: Challenges and Opportunities for Increasing Guar Production in the United States to Support Unconventional Oil and Gas Production. In: Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies: A Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Eds. V. Uddameri, A. Morse, and K. Tindle. CRC Press. ISBN: 9781498721172 (invited). pp. 207-225

N. Abidi, P. Aminayi, L. Cabrales, E. Hequet. 2012. Chapter 8: Super-hydrophobic cotton fabric prepared using Nanoparticles and Molecular Vapor Deposition Methods. In: Functional Materials from Renewable Sources. Eds. F. Leibner and T. Rosenau, American Chemical Society Book Series, ISBN: 978-0-8412-2788-0 (invited). pp. 149-165.

N. Abidi, E. Hequet, L. Cabrales. 2011. Chapter 5: Applications of Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy to Study Cotton Fibers. In: Fourier Transforms – New Analytical Approaches and FTIR Strategies Practical skills. Ed. G.S. Nikolic, INTECH Open Access Publisher, ISBN: 978-953-308-207-3 (invited). pp. 89-114.

N. Abidi. 2011. Chapter 6: Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy: Developments, Techniques and Applications. In: Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy. Ed. Oliver J. Rees. Nova Science Publishers, ISBN: 978-1-61668-835-6 (invited). pp. 139-158.

N. Abidi. 2009. Chapter 4: Surface Grafting. In: Surface Modification of Textiles. Ed. Qufu Wei. Woodhead Publishing, ISBN: 978-1-84569-7 (invited). pp. 91-107.

Hequet E.F., N. Abidi, M. Watson, D. McAlister. 2007. Fiber Processing in "Sticky Cotton – Causes, Impacts and Prevention". United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), Washington, D.C.

Hequet E.F., N. Abidi, G. Gamble, M. Watson. 2007. Measurement of Stickiness in "Sticky Cotton – Causes, Impacts and Prevention". United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), Washington, D.C.

Naranjo S.E., E. Hequet. 2007. Sticky Cotton Sampling in "Sticky Cotton – Causes, Impacts and Prevention". United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), Washington, D.C.

Frisvold G.B., R.E. Tronstad, R.L. Nichols, M.D. Watson, and E.F. Hequet. 2007. Scope and Economic Impact of Sticky Cotton in "Sticky Cotton – Causes, Impacts and Prevention". United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), Washington, D.C.

Hequet, E. 1998. Contaminacion por pegajosidad. Technologia de la Fibra de Algodon. Direccion General de Investigacion y Formacion Agraria Servicio de Publicaciones y Divulgation. Cursos Superiores 3/98. I.S.B.N. 84-89802-39-4. p. 341-358.

Hequet, E. 1998. Determinacion de la qualidad del algodon. Technologia de la Fibra de Algodon. Direccion General de Investigacion y Formacion Agraria Servicio de Publicaciones y Divulgation. Cursos Superiores 3/98. I.S.B.N. 84-89802-39-4. p. 279-330.

 


 

Referred Journals

2020

P. Parajuli, S. Acharya, Y. Hu, N. Abidi. Cellulose-based monoliths with enhanced surface area and porosity. J. Applied Polymer Science, 137(34) 2020, DOI: 10.1002/app.48975. 


C.D. Delhom, E.F. Hequet, B.R. Kelly, N. Abidi, V.B. Martin. Calibration of HVI cotton elongation measurements. J. Cotton Research. (2020)3:31. https://doi.org/10.1186/s42397-020-00073-1.


S. Acharya, Y. Hu, N. Abidi, Cellulose dissolution in ionic liquid under mild conditions: Effect of hydrolysis and temperature. Fibers. 2021, 9,5. https://doi.org/10.3390/fib9010005.


S. Acharya, S.S. Rumi, N. Abidi. Microfibers from synthetic textiles as a major source of microplastics in the environment-A review. Textile Research Journal. 2021. in print. 


S.S. Rumi, S. Liyanage, N. Abidi. Conversation of low-quality cotton to bioplastics. Cellulose. 2021. in print.


A.F. Harris, J. Lacombe, S. Liyanage, M. Han, E. Wallace, S. Karsunky, N. Abidi, F. Zenhausern. Supercritical carbon dioxide decellularization of plant leaves to engineer three-dimensional tissue scaffolds. Scientific Reports, 2021. in print.


N. Abidi. Cellulose macromolecule as a source for advanced materials preparation. Materials Today: Proceedings. 2021. in print

2019

S. Liyanage, N. Abidi. Fourier transform infrared applications to investigate induced biochemical changes in liver. Applied Spectroscopy Reviews, 2019 DOI: 10.1080/05704928.2019.1692307.

A. Bouyanfif, S. Liyanage, E. Hequet, N. Moustaid-Moussa, N. Abidi. Fourier Transform microspectroscopy detects biochemical changes during C. elegans lifespan. Vibrational Spectroscopy, 102(2019)71-78.

Md-J. Uddin; N. Abidi, J. Warzywoda, H. Gill. Investigation of the fate of proteins and hydrophilicity/hydrophobicity of Lycopodium clavatum spores after organic solvent-base-acid treatment. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 11(2019) 20628-20641.

N. Dissanayake, V.D. Thalangamaarachchige, M. Thakurathi, M. Knight, E. Quitevis, N.Abidi. A physicochemical approach to understanding the dissolution of cotton cellulose in mixtures of 1-Butyl-3Methylimidazolium Methylphosphonate and 1-Alkylimidazole co-solvents. Carbohydrate Polymers, 221(2019)63-72.

R.S. Dassanayake, P.W. Wansapura, P. Tran, A. Hamood, N. Abidi. Cotton cellulose-CdTe quantum dots composite films with inhibition of biofilm-forming S. aureus. Fibers, 2019, 7(6), 57; https://doi.org/10.3390/fib7060057.

L. Cabrales, N. Abidi. Kinetics of Cellulose Deposition in Developing Cotton Fibers studied by Thermogravimetric Analysis. Fibers, 2019, 7(9) 78 doi:10.3390/fib7090078.

S. Liyanage, N. Abidi. Molecular weight of cellulose and its organization at different stages of cotton fiber development. Textile Research Journal. 89(5) (2019)726-738.

R.S. Dassanayake, E. Rajakaruna, N. Abidi. Borax-cross-linked guar gum-manganese dioxide composites for oxidative decolorization of methylene blue. J. Nanomaterials, (2019), https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/7232715.

Y. Hu, S. Acharya, N. Abidi. Cellulose porosity improves its dissolution by facilitating solvent diffusion. International J. Biological Macromolecules. 123(2019)1289-1296.

X. Wu, J. Wang, X. Zhou, H. Liu, N. Abidi, Y. Zhu, H. Pan. Surface engineering of spongy bacterial cellulose via constructing crossed groove/column micropattern by low-energy CO2 laser photolithography toward scar-free wound healing. Materials Science & Engineering C, 99(2019)333-343.

A. Bouyanfif, S. Liyanage, E. Hequet, N. Moustaid-Moussa, N. Abidi. FTIR microspectroscopy reveals fatty acids-induced biochemical changes in C. elegans. Vibrational Spectroscopy, 102(2019)8-15.

McCormick, K., Morais, J., Hequet, E. F., Kelly, B. R. 2019. Development of the Calibration Procedure for High Volume Instrument (HVI) Elongation Measurement. Textile Research Journal. IN PRESS

Hendon, B., Bechere, E., Witt, T., Kelly, B. R., Mishra, D., Auld, D. 2019. Genetic Improvement of Naked-Tufted Seed Mutants in Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). Euphytica.

Thu, S.W., Rai, K.M., Sandhu, D, Rajangam, A., Balasubramanian, V.K., Palmer, R. G., Mendu, V. (2019) Mutation in a PHD-Finger Protein MS4 causes male sterility in soybean. BMC Plant biology, 19:378, https://doi.org/10.1186/s12870-019-1979-4.

Yuan, N., Balasubramanian, V.K.,  Mendu, V. (2019) The photoperiodic flowering time regulator FKF1 negatively regulates cellulose biosynthesis. Plant Physiology, Vol. 180, pp. 2240-2253, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1104/pp.19.00013.

Pandey, M. K., Kumar, R.,  Pandey, A. K., Soni, P., Gangurde, S. S., Sudini, H. K., Fountain, J., Chen, X., Jiang, H., Mendu, V., Guo, B., Liao, B., Zhuang, W., Wang, X., Liang, X., Varshney R. K.g, (2019) Mitigating aflatoxin contamination in groundnut through combining genetic resistance and post-harvest management practices. Toxins, 2019, 11, 315; doi:10.3390/toxins11060315.

 

2018

Yuan, N., Yuan, S., Li, Z., Zhou, M., Wu, P., Hu, Q., Wang, L., Mendu, V., and Luo, H., (2018) SIF2, a novel Arabidopsis leucine-rich repeat kinase regulates plant pathogen basal defense. Plant Physiology. Accepted.

S. Liyanage, A. Bouyanfif, L. Ramalingam, N. Moustaid-Moussa, N. Abidi. FTIR microspectroscopy imaging reveals dietary induced changes in brown and white adipose tissues in mice. Vibrational Spectroscopy, 97 (2018) 91-101.

N. Abidi, M. Manike. X-Ray diffraction and FTIR investigations of cellulose deposition during cotton fiber development. Textile Research Journal, 88(7) (2018) 719-730.

S. Acharya, Y. H, N. Abidi. Investigation of mild condition dissolution of high molecular weight cotton cellulose in 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium acetate (BMIMAc)/N,N-Dimethylacetamide (DMAc) solvent system. J. Applied Polymer Science. 135(9) (2018) DOI: 10.1002/APP.45928.

R.S. Dassanayake, Hbe. Rajakaruna, N. Abidi. Preparation of aerochitin- anatase TiO2 composite for efficient photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue. J. of Applied Polymer Science. 135(8) (2018) DOI: 10.1002/APP.45908. 

S. Liyanage*, N. Abidi. Molecular weight of cellulose and its organization at different stages of cotton fiber development. Textile Research Journal. IN PRESS

R.S. Dassanayake, C. Gunathilake, N. Abidi, M. Jaroniec. Activated Carbon Derived from Chitin Aerogels: Preparation and CO2 Adsorption. Cellulose. 25 (2018) 1911-1920.



2017

P.T. Wansapura, R. S. Dassanayake, A. Hamood, P. Tran, H. Moussa, N. Abidi. Preparation of CdTe quantum dots chitin hybrid films and study of antibacterial properties on Staphylococcus Aureus and Pseudomonas Aeruginosa. J. Applied Polymer Science, DOI: 10.1002/APP.44907 (2017).

S. Acharya, Y. Hu, H. Moussa, N. Abidi. Preparation and characterization of transparent cellulose films using an improved cellulose dissolution process. J. Applied Polymer Science, DOI: 10.1002/APP.44871 (2017).

N. Abidi, M. Manike. X-Ray diffraction and FTIR investigations of cellulose deposition during cotton fiber development. Textile Research Journal, (2017) in press.

S. Liyanage, R.S. Dassanayake, A. Bouyanfif, E. Rajakaruna, L. Ramalingam, N. Moustaid-Moussa, N. Abidi. Optimization of cryostat temperature conditions for trans-reflectance mode FTIR microspectroscopic imaging of biological tissues. MethodsX, 4 (2017) 118-127.

Y. Hu, O. Hamed, R. Salghi, N. Abidi, S. Jodh, R. Hattab. Extraction and Characterization of Cellulose from Agricultural Waste Argan Press Cake, Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 51(3-4) (2017) 263-272.

R.S. Dassanayake, C. Gunathilake, A. Dassanayake, N. Abidi, M. Jaroniec. Amidoxime-Functionalized Nanocrystalline Cellulose-Mesoporous Silica Composites for Carbon Dioxide Adsorption at Ambient and Elevated Temperatures. J. Materials Chemistry A, 5 (2017) 7462-7473.

A. Messali, H. Lgaz, R. Dassanayake, R. Salghi, S. Jodeh, N. Abidi, O. Hamed. Guar gum as efficient non-toxic inhibitor of carbon-steel corrosion in phosphoric acid medium: Electrochemical, surface, DFT and MD simulation studies. J. Molecular Structure, 1145 (2017) 43-54.

A. Bouyanfif, S. Liyanage, J. Hewitt, S.A. Vanapalli, N. Moustaid-Moussa, E. Hequet, N. Abidi. FTIR imaging detects diet and genotype-dependent chemical composition changes in wild type and mutant C. elegans strains. Analyst, 142 (2017) 4727-4736.

S. Acharya, Y. Hu, N. Abidi. Investigation of mild condition dissolution of high molecular weight cotton cellulose in 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium acetate (BMIMAc)/N,N-Dimethylacetamide (DMAc) solvent system. J. Applied Polymer Science. IN PRESS

R.S. Dassanayake, Hbe. Rajakaruna, N. Abidi. Preparation of aerochitin- anatase TiO2 composite for efficient photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue. J. of Applied Polymer Science. IN PRESS

S. Liyanage, N. Abidi. Molecular weight of cellulose and its organization at different stages of cotton fiber development. Textile Research J. IN PRESS

R.S. Dassanayake, C. Gunathilake, N. Abidi, M. Jaroniec. Activated Carbon Derived from Chitin Aerogels: Preparation and CO2 Adsorption. Cellulose. IN PRESS

Disasa, T., Feyissa, T., Admassu, B., Devillers, S., and Mendu, V., (2017) Screening, compiling and validation of informative microsatellite sets for marker-assisted breeding of key Ethiopian sorghum cultivars. Australian Journal of Crop Science, 11(05): 557-566, DOI: 10.21475/ajcs.17.11.05. p373.

Disasa, T., Feyissa, T., Admassu, B., Fetene, M. and Mendu, V., (2017) Mapping of QTLs Associated with °Brix and Biomass-related Traits in Sorghum using SSR Marker. Sugar Tech, 1-11, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12355-018-0590-6.

Balasubramanian, V.K., Yuan, N., and Mendu, V. (2017) Bioethanol production from fermentable sugars of plant cell walls (Invited book chapter). In 'Bioethanol: Production, Uses and Future Directions', Edited by Michel Brienzo, Nova Science Publishers Inc., New York. 


 

2016

K. Azzaoui, E. Mejdoubi, A. Lamhamdi B. Hammouti, N. Akartasse, M. Berrabah, A. Elidrissi, S. Jodeh, O. Hamed, N. Abidi. Novel tricomponent composites film from polkalactic acid/hydroxyapatite/poly-caprolactone suitable for biomedical applications. J. Mater. Environ. Sci. 7(3) (2016) 761-769.

R.S. Dassanayake , C. Gunathilake, T. Jackson, M. Jaroniec, N. Abidi. Preparation and adsorption properties of aerocellulose-derived activated carbon monoliths. Cellulose, 23(2) (2016) 1363-1374.

C. Gunathilake, R.S. Dassanayake, N. Abidi, M. Jaroniec. Amidoxime-Functionalized Microcrystalline Cellulose-Mesoporous Silica Composites for Carbon Dioxide Sorption at Elevated Temperatures. J. Mater. Chem., A, 4 (2016) 4808-4819.

Q-Y. Li, J. Ye, J. Xuiong, N. Abidi. Structures and high fluorescence of novel nanocomposites of sodium carboxymethyl celluloe/Tb (III) prepared at different pHs. Polymer Composites, DOI: 10.1002/pc.24013 (2016).

N. Abidi, P. Kiekens. Chemical functionalization of cotton fabric to impart multifunctional properties. Tekstilec, 59(2) (2016) 156-161.

S. Huang, N. Liang, Y. Hu, X. Zhou, N. Abidi. Polydopamine-Assisted Surface Modification for Bone Bio-substitutes. BioMed Research International, 2389895, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2389895  (2016).

L. Cabrales, K. Calderon, I. Hinojosa, F. Valencia, N. Abidi. Synthesis and characterization of polyesters derived from sebacic acid, hexanediol, and hydroquinone. International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization, 21(8) (2016) 718-727.

R.S. Dassanayake, E. Rajakaruna, H. Moussa, N. Abidi. One-pot synthesis of MnO2-Chitin hybrids for effective removal of methylene blue. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 93 (2016) 350-358.

C. Ruan, Y. Zhu, X. Zhou, N. Abidi, Y. Hu, J.M. Catchmark. Effect of cellulose crystallinity on bacterial cellulose assembly, Cellulose, 23(6) (2016) 3417-3427.

Y. Hu, N. Abidi. Multistage. Distinct chiral nematic self-assembling behavior caused by different size-unified cellulose nanocrystals via a multistage separation. Langmuir, 32(38) (2016) 9863-9872.

Y. Hu, S. Li, T. Jackson, H. Moussa, N. Abidi. Preparation, characterization, cationic functionalization of cellulose-based aerogels for wastewater clarification. Journal of Materials, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3186589  (2016).

Upadhyay, S.K., Singh, H., Dixit, S., Mendu, V., Verma, P.C. (2016) Molecular characterization of vitellogenin and vitellogenin receptor of Bemisia tabaci. PLOS ONE, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0155306.

Rai, K.M., Thu, S.W., Balasubramanian, V.K. Cobos, C. Disasa, T. and Mendu, V. (2016) Identification and Expression Analysis of Cell Wall Related Genes in Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench, a Food, Fodder and Biofuel Crop. Frontiers in Plant Science, 7:1287. DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2016.01287.

Shumayla., Sharma, S., Kumar, R., Mendu, V. Singh, K. and Upadhyay, S.K. (2016) Genomic dissection and expression profiling revealed functional divergence in TaLRRKs. Frontiers in Plant Science, 7:1374. DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2016.01374.

Balasubramanian, V.K., Rai, K.M., Thu, S.W., Hii, M.M., and Mendu, V. (2016) Genome-wide identification of multifunctional laccase gene family in cotton (Gossypium spp.); expression and biochemical analysis during fiber development. Nature Scientific Reports, 6:34309 | DOI: 10.1038/srep34309.


 

2015


S.S. Spearman, I.V. Rivero, F. Irin, M.J. Green, N. Abidi. Effect of dsDNA Wrapped Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on the Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Polycaprolactone and Polyglycolide Fiber Blend Composites. Polymer, 56 (2015) 476-481.

N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, P. Aminayi. Molecular and Nanoparticles Vapor Disposition Methods to Create Super Hydro/oleophobic Surfaces. Moroccan J. of Chemistry, 3(1) (2015) 167-184.

Y. Sun, S. Veerabomma, M. Fokar, N. Abidi, E. Hequet, P. Payton, R. Allen. Brassinosteroid signaling affects secondary cell wall deposition in cotton fibers. Industrial Crops and Products, 65 (2015) 334-342.

S. Liyanage, N. Abidi, D. Auld, H. Moussa. Chemical and physical characterization of galactomannan extracted from guar cultivars (Cyamopsis tetragonolobus L.). Industrial Crops and Products, 74 (2015) 388-396.

P. Aminayi, N. Abidi. Ultra oleophobic cotton fabric prepared using Molecular and Nanoparticles Vapor Deposition Methods. Surface Coatings & Technology, 276 (2015) 636-644.

F. Mounir, S. ElIssami, Lh. Bazzi, R. Salghi, N. Abidi, S. Jodeh, L. Bazzi, A.C. Eddine. Green approach to corrosion inhibition of copper by two oils of Argan Spinosa (L.) in Phosphoric Acid. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 6(8) (2015) 2066-2075.

Welker, C.M., Balasubramanian, V.K., Petti, C., Rai, K.M., DeBolt, S. & Mendu, V. (2015). Engineering plant biomass lignin content and composition for biofuels and bioproducts. Energies, 8, 7654-7676; doi: 10.3390/en8087654.

Rai, K. M., Balasubramanian, V.K., Welker, C.M., Pang, M., Hii, M.M., and Mendu, V. (2015). Comprehensive analysis and web resource devolvement on cell wall degrading enzymes from phyto-parasitic nematodes. BMC Genomics, 15:187, DOI 10.1186/s12870-015-0576-4. Highly accessed.



2014

N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, C. Haigler. Changes in the Cell Wall and Cellulose Content of Developing Cotton Fibers Investigated by FTIR Spectroscopy. Carbohydrate Polymers, 100 (2014) 9-16.

S.S. Spearman, I.V. Rivero, N. Abidi. Influence of Polycaprolactone /Polyglycolide Blended Electrospun Fibers on the Morphology and Mechanical Properties of Polycaprolactone. J. Applied Polymer Science, 131(9) (2014). 40224.

A. Mittal, R. Balasubramanian, J. Cao, P. Singh, S. Subramanian, G. Hicks, E. A. Nothnagel, N. Abidi, J. Janda, D.W. Galbraith, C.D. Rock. "TOPOISOMERASE 6B is Involved in Chromatin Remodeling Associated with Hormone and Environmental Control of Carbon Partitioning, Secondary Metabolite and Cell Wall Synthesis, and Epidermal Morphogenesis in Arabidopsis". J. Experimental Botany, 65(15) (2014) 4217-4239.

S. Sanjit, N. Abidi, R. Rajbhandari, F. Mewlewaeter. Chemical Cationization of Cotton Fabric for Improved Dye Uptake. Cellulose, 21 (2014) 4693-4706.L. Cabrales*, N. Abidi, F. Manciu. Characterization of Developing Cotton Fibers by Confocal Raman Spectroscopy. Fibers, 2 (2014) 286-294.

Y. Hu, J.M. Catchmark, Y. Zhu, N. Abidi, X. Zhou, J. Wang, N. Liang. Engineering of Porous Bacterial Cellulose Toward Human Fibroblasts in-growth for Tissue Engineering. J. Materials Research, 29(22) (2014) 2682-2693.
2013
D.R. Paudel, E.F. Hequet, N. Abidi. Evaluation of Cotton Fiber Maturity Measurements. Industrial Crops and Products, 45 (2013) 435-441.

R.M. Allaf, I.V. Rivero, N. Abidi, I. Iranov. Porous Poly(ε-caprolactone) Scaffolds for Load-Bearing Tissue Regeneration: Solventless Fabrication and Characterization. J. Biomedical Materials Research Part B – Applied Biomaterials, 101B(6) (2013) 1051-1060.

P. Aminayi, N. Abidi. Imparting Super Hydro/oleophobic Properties to Cotton Fabric by Means of Molecular and Nanoparticles Vapor Deposition Methods. Applied Surface Science, 287 (2013) 223-231.



2012


L. Cabrales, N. Abidi. Microwave Plasma Induced Grafting of Oleic Acid on Cotton Fabric Surfaces. Applied Surface Science, 258 (2012) 4636-4641. (Rank: 42/145, IF 2016: 3.387, 5-year IF: 3.184)

L. Cabrales, N. Abidi, A. Hammond, A. Hamood. Cotton Fabric Functionalization with Cyclodextrins. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 3(3) (2012) 561-574.



2011


M. Errami, R. Salghi, N. Abidi, L. Bazzi, B. Hammouti, A. Chakir, E. Roth. Electrooxidation of Bupiramate: A Comparative Study of SnO2 and Boron Doped Diamond Anodes. International. J. of Electrochemistry Science, 6 (2011) 4927-4938.



2010


N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, E. Hequet. Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopic Approach to the Study of the Secondary Cell Wall Development in Cotton Fiber. Cellulose, 17 (2010) 309-320.

N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, E. Hequet. Changes in Sugar Composition and Cellulose Content during the Secondary Cell Wall Biogenesis in Cotton Fibers. Cellulose, 17 (2010) 153-160.

N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, E. Hequet. Thermogravimetric Analysis of Developing Cotton Fibers. Thermochimica Acta, 498 (1-2) (2010) 27-32.

C. Nansen, N. Abidi, A.J. Sidumo, A.H. Gharalari. Using Spatial Structure Analysis of Hyperspectral Imaging Data and Fourier Transformed Infrared Analysis to Determine Bioactivity of Surface Pesticide Treatment. Remote Sensing, 2 (2010) 908-925.

L. Cabrales, N. Abidi. On the thermal degradation of cellulose in cotton fibers. J. Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 102(2) (2010) 485-491.



2009


S. Wang, Y. Zhang, N. Abidi, L. Cabrales. Wettability and Surface Free Energy of Grapheme Sheets. Langmuir, 25(18) (2009) 11078-11081.

N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, E. Hequet. Functionalization of Cotton Fabric Surface with Titania Nanosols: Applications for Self Cleaning and UV Protection Properties. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 1(10) (2009) 2141-2146.



2008


Gururajan A., H. Sari-Sarraf, E. F. Hequet. (2008). Statistical Approach to Unsupervised Defect Detection and Multi-Scale Localization in Two-Texture Images. Optical Engineering 47(2), 027202-1-10.

Abidi N., E. Hequet, L. Cabrales, J. Gannaway, T. Wilkins, L.W. Wells (2008). Evaluating Cell Wall Structure and Composition of Developing Cotton Fibers using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy and Thermogravimetric Analysis. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 107(1): 476-486.

Krifa, M., 2008. "Fiber Length Distribution in Cotton Processing: A Finite Mixture Distribution Model". Textile Research Journal, (in press).

Krifa, M., Gourlot J.-P., Frydrych R. and Dréan J.-Y., 2008. "Effect of Seed-Coat Fragments on Cotton Yarn Structure: Impact of Fragment Size, Attached Fibres, and Position within Yarn Core". Journal of the Textile Institute, (in press).



2007


Abidi N., E. Hequet, S. Tarimala, L. Dai. 2007. Cotton Fabric Surface Modification for Improved UV-radiation Protection Using Sol-Gel Process, Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 104(1) 111-117.

Abidi N., E. Hequet. 2007. Thermogravimetric Analysis of Cotton fibers and Relationships with their Physical Properties, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 103 (6), 3476-3482.

Abidi N., E. Hequet. 2007. FTIR Analysis of Cotton Contamination, Textile Research Journal, 77(2) 77-84.

Haigler C. H., B. Singh, D. Zhang, S. Hwang, C. Wu, X. Cai, M. Hozain, W. Kang, B. Kiedaisch, R. Strauss, E. Hequet, B. Wyatt, G. Jividen, S. Holaday. 2007. Transgenic Cotton Over-producing Spinach Phosphate Synthase Showed Enhanced Leaf Sucrose Synthesis and Improved Fiber Quality Under Controlled Environmental Conditions, Plant Molecular Biology, 63:815-832.

Abidi N., E. Hequet, S. Tarimala. 2007. Functionalization of Cotton Fabric with Vinyltrimethoxysilane, Textile Research Journal, 77(9): 668-674.

Benzina H., E. Hequet, N. Abidi, J-Y. Drean, O. Harzallah. 2007. Using Fiber Elongation to Improve Genetic Screening in Cotton Breeding Programs, Textile Research Journal, 77(10): 770-778.

Allen, E., Khoujmane A., Krifa M. and Simsek H., 2007. "A Stochastic Differential Equation Model for Cotton Fiber Breakage". Neural, Parallel and Scientific Computations, 15(2): 181-192.

Bechere, E., Auld D. L., Cantrell R. G., Hequet E., Krifa M., Misra S. and Smith C. W., 2007. "Registration of TTU 0774-3-3 and 0808-1-6-1 Upland Cotton Germplasm Lines with Improved Fiber Length and Strength". Journal of Plant Registration, 1(1): 58-59.

Auld, D. L., Bechere E., Krifa M., Kebede H., Hequet E., Wright R. and Misra S., 2007. "Registration of 'Raider 276' (Holland 338-276-1-3-4), a High Yielding, Improved Quality Upland Mutant Cotton Cultivar". Journal of Plant Registration, 1(2): 115-116.



2006


N. Abidi, A. Sivade, D. Bourret, A. Larbot, B. Boutevin, F. Guida-Pietrasanta, A. Ratsimihelty. 2006. Surface Modification of Mesoporous Membranes by Fluoro-silane Coupling Reagent for CO2 Separation, Journal of Membrane Science, 270, 101-107.

Tarimala S., N. Kothari, N. Abidi, E. Hequet, J. Fralick, L. Dai. 2006. New Approach to Antibacterial Treatment of Cotton Fabric with Silver Nanoparticles-doped Silica Using Sol-gel Process, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 101(5) 2938 – 2943.

Hequet E., B. Wyatt, N. Abidi, D.P. Thibodeaux. 2006. Creation of a Set of Reference Material for Cotton Fiber Maturity Measurements, Textile Research Journal, 76(7) 576-586.

Krifa, M. and Ethridge M. D., 2006. Compact Spinning Effect on Cotton Yarn Quality: Interactions with Fiber Characteristics. Textile Research Journal, 76(5): 388-399.

Krifa, M., 2006. Fiber Length Distribution in Cotton Processing: Dominant Features and Interactions Effects. Textile Research Journal, 76(5): 426-435."



2005


Abidi N., C.N. Turner, E.F. Hequet, H. Sari-Sarraf. 2005. Objective Evaluation of Durable Press Treatment and Fabric Smoothness Rating, Textile Research Journal, 75(1) 19-29.

Abidi N., E. Hequet, C. Turner, H. Sari-Sarraf. 2005. FTIR Analysis of Crosslinked Cotton Using a ZnSe-Universal Attenuated Total Reflectance, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 96(2) 392-399.

Abidi N., E. Hequet. 2005. HPLC of Insect Honeydew Deposits Collected from the High Speed Stickiness Detector. Textile Research Journal, 75(4), 362-370.

Abidi N., E. Hequet. 2005. Cotton Fabric Graft Copolymerization Using Microwave Plasma. II. Physical Properties, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 98, 896-902.

Hequet E., N. Abidi, D. Ethridge. 2005. Processing Sticky Cotton: Effect of Stickiness on Yarn Quality, Textile Research Journal, 75(5) 402-410.

Hequet E., N. Abidi. 2005. Effects of the Origin of the Honeydew Contamination on Cotton Spinning Performances, Textile Research Journal, 75(10) 699-709.

Abidi N., E. Hequet. 2005. Fourier Transform Infrared Analysis of Trehalulose and Sticky Cotton Yarn Defects Using ZnSe-Diamond UATR, Textile Research Journal, 75(9) 645-652.

Barton F.E., J.D. Bargeron, G.R. Gamble. D.L. McAlister, E.F. Hequet. 2005. Analysis of Sticky Cotton by Near-infrared Spectroscopy, Applied Spectroscopy, 59(11) 1388-1392.



2004


Turner C.N., H. Sari-Sarraf, E.F. Hequet, N. Abidi, S.H. Lee. 2004. Preliminary Validation of a Fabric Smoothness Assessment System, Journal of Electronic Imaging, 13(3) 418-427.

Pai A., H. Sari-Sarraf, E.F. Hequet. 2004. Recognition of Cotton Contaminants Via X-ray Microtomographic Image Analysis, IEEE Transactions On Industry Applications, 40(1) 77-85.

Abidi N., E. Hequet. 2004. Cotton Fabric Graft Copolymerization Using Microwave Plasma. Part I: UATR-FTIR Study, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 93(1) 145-154.

Herring A.D., D. L. Auld, M. D. Ethridge, E. F. Hequet, E. Bechere, C. J. Green, R. G. Cantrell. 2004. Inheritance of Fiber Quality and Lint Yield in a Chemically Mutated Population of Cotton, Euphytica, 136: 333-339.

Krifa M. and Ethridge M. D., 2004. "A Qualitative Approach to Estimating Cotton Spinnability Limits". Textile Research Journal, 74 (7): 611-616.



2002


E. Hequet, N. Abidi. Processing Sticky Cotton: Implication of Trehalulose in Residue Build up. J. Cotton Science 6(1) (2002) 77-90.

E. Hequet, N. Abidi. High Speed Stickiness Detector Measurement: Effect of Temperature Settings and Relative Humidity. J. Cotton Science 6(1) (2002) 68-76.

H. Sari-Saraf, E. Hequet, N. Abidi, Y. Dai, H.Y Chan. Automatic Measurement of Fabric Shrinkage. American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists Review 2(10) (2002) 20-23.

 

 

 

  


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