Tahira Pirzada

https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0896-5002

solgel electrospinning, nanofiber aerogels, biosorption, sustainable crop protection, green chemistry

Works (17)

2020 journal article

Cellulose Silica Hybrid Nanofiber Aerogels: From Sol–Gel Electrospun Nanofibers to Multifunctional Aerogels

Advanced Functional Materials, 30(5), 1907359.

By: T. Pirzada, Z. Ashrafi, W. Xie & S. Khan

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2020 journal article

Recent Advances in Biodegradable Matrices for Active Ingredient Release in Crop Protection: Towards Attaining Sustainability in Agriculture

Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science.

Source: ORCID
Added: May 29, 2020

2020 journal article

Tailored Lignocellulose-Based Biodegradable Matrices with Effective Cargo Delivery for Crop Protection

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 3.

By: T. Pirzada, R. Mathew, R. Guenther, T. Sit, C. Opperman, L. Pal, S. Khan

Source: ORCID
Added: April 1, 2020

2019 journal article

Electrospun Polymer Nanofibers as Seed Coatings for Crop Protection

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 7(24), 19848–19856.

By: B. Farias, T. Pirzada, R. Mathew, T. Sit, C. Opperman & S. Khan

Source: ORCID
Added: December 5, 2019

2019 journal article

Fabrication of Guar-Only Electrospun Nanofibers by Exploiting a High- and Low-Molecular Weight Blend

ACS Omega, 4(6), 10767–10774.

By: T. Pirzada, B. Farias, H. Chu & S. Khan

Source: ORCID
Added: December 5, 2019

2017 journal article

Biodegradable matrix for sustained release of pesticides for crop protection

Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.

Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2020

2017 journal article

PVA silica composite nanofibers via sol gel electrospinning

Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.

Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2020

2015 journal article

Florescent silica PVA hybrids via sol–gel processing

Colloid and Polymer Science, 293(11), 3361–3368.

By: T. Pirzada & S. Shah

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2014 journal article

Hybrid carbon silica nanofibers through sol-gel electrospinning

Langmuir, 30(51), 15504–15513.

By: T. Pirzada, S. Arvidson, C. Saquing, S. Shah & S. Khan

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2014 journal article

Water-Resistant Poly(vinyl alcohol)-Silica Hybrids through Sol-Gel Processing

Chemical Engineering and Technology, 37(4), 620–626.

By: T. Pirzada & S. Shah

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2012 journal article

A Green Chemistry Approach to Synthesize CTAB Templated Silica Xerogels from Sodium Silicate

Journal of Chemical Society of Pakistan.

Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2020

2012 journal article

A green chemistry approach to synthesize CTAB templated silica xerogels from sodium silicate

Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan, 34(1), 177–183.

By: T. Pirzada, R. Demirdoogen & S. Shah

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2012 journal article

Hybrid silica-PVA nanofibers via sol-gel electrospinning

Langmuir, 28(13), 5834–5844.

By: T. Pirzada, S. Arvidson, C. Saquing, S. Shah & S. Khan

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2012 journal article

Surfactant templated silica xerogels as adsorbents for Rhodamine 6G

Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society, 59(7), 891–898.

By: T. Pirzada & S. Shah

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2011 journal article

Potential of P VA templated silica xerogels as adsorbents for Rhodamine 6G

Journal of the Korean Chemical Society, 55(6), 1024–1029.

By: T. Pirzada & S. Shah

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2007 journal article

Sorption of acid violet 17 and direct red 80 dyes on cotton fiber from aqueous solutions

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 292(2-3), 246–250.

By: M. Saleem, T. Pirzada & R. Qadeer

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

2005 journal article

Sorption of some azo-dyes on wool fiber from aqueous solutions

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 260(1-3), 183–188.

By: M. Saleem, T. Pirzada & R. Qadeer

Source: ORCID
Added: June 4, 2019

Employment

2016 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Postdoctoral Research Scholar Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Education

2007 - 2012

Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Federal, PK
PhD Chemistry