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Advanced Journal of Chemistry, Section A: Theoretical, Engineering and Applied Chemistry                  CODEN: AJCSGX

Adv. J. Chem. A    

DOI: 10.33945/SAMI/AJCA

Advanced Journal of Chemistry-Section A: Theoretical, Engineering and Applied Chemistry was launched in 2018 by Sami Publishing Company (SPC) with cooperation "Iranian Chemical Science and Technologies Association". This double blind peer-reviewed and indexed journal aim to provide a platform for researchers around the world to share their latest findings in all field of Chemistry. Engineering, theoretical and applied original research studies in all field of chemistry are welcomed for submission.

The journal is Open Access with no article processing charges and all articles published in this journal are freely available for readers online at http://ajchem-a.com and http://ajchem-a.ir without a subscription and authors retain the copyright of their work.

Adv. J. Chem. A is published Bimonthly online and in print ( 6 Issues per year)

The average time between submission and final decision is six weeks and the average time between acceptance and publication is two weeks.

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Original Research Article Analytical chemistry
1. Determination of Clozapine by Air Assisted Dispersive Liquid-Liquid Microextraction Based on Solidification of Organic Droplet Followed by HPLC in Human Serum

Amir Hosein Mohammad shafiee; Mohammad Reza Mohammad shafiee

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 111-121

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.1

Abstract
  Due to the challenges of maintaining serum levels in a safe therapeutic range (1–3 μM), Clozapine is one of the most promising medications for managing schizophrenia. Recently the barrier to the broader use of clozapine has been recognized to be the measurement of clozapine levels, which is ...  Read More

Determination of Clozapine by Air Assisted Dispersive Liquid-Liquid Microextraction Based on Solidification of Organic Droplet Followed by HPLC in Human Serum


Original Research Article Physical chemistry
2. Absolute Prediction of the Melting and Freezing Points of Saturated Hydrocarbons Using Their Molar Masses and Atume’s Series

Atume Emmanuel Terhemen

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 122-130

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.2

Abstract
  This study was conducted to apply the Atume’s series in the absolute prediction of melting and freezing points of a wide range of saturated liquid and solid hydrocarbons. The calculated results that were obtained, shows that a range of 92% to 99% accuracy was theoretically achieved when compared ...  Read More

Absolute Prediction of the Melting and Freezing Points of Saturated Hydrocarbons Using Their Molar Masses and Atume’s Series


Original Research Article Engineering
3. An Improved Escherichia Coli Bacterium Detection in Microchannel Based on Dielectrophoresis Impedance Measurements

Alireza Ebrahimi; Morteza Fathipour; Maryam Fathollahzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 131-145

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.3

Abstract
  In this study, a bacterial detection technique utilizing benefits of both positive and negative dielectrophoresis has been simulated with COMSOL Multiphysics. The two dimensional proposed model has six microelectrodes across microfluidic channel. Four of them were positioned on the upper side and the ...  Read More

An Improved Escherichia Coli Bacterium Detection in Microchannel Based on Dielectrophoresis Impedance Measurements


Original Research Article Organic Chemistry
4. In Situ Generation of Ammonia: an Efficient Catalyst for the Synthesis of Phenol-Aniline-Formaldehyde Resol Resin

Apparav Wale; Khudbudin Mulani; Kamini Donde; Surendra Ponrathnam; Nayaku Chavan

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 146-158

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.4

Abstract
  A novel method developed for the synthesis of resol based phenol-aniline-formaldehyde (PAF) resins by in situ generation of ammonia using magnesium hydroxide and ammonium chloride as reagents in the presence of phenol, aniline and formaldehyde. The synthesized PAF resol resins were characterized by IR, ...  Read More

In Situ Generation of Ammonia: an Efficient Catalyst for the Synthesis of Phenol-Aniline-Formaldehyde Resol Resin


Original Research Article Inorganic chemistry
5. Optimized Rhodium Dissolution Process Using Aqua Regia

Tejas Shyam; Akshay Ajit; Rakesh Jangid

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 159-164

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.5

Abstract
  The present paper focuses on a unique, optimized process of completely dissolving rhodium that can be employed on a large scale. Dissolution of rhodium has always been a challenging aspect of rhodium metallurgy due to its poor solubility even in mineral acids under ordinary conditions. In this paper, ...  Read More

Optimized Rhodium Dissolution Process Using Aqua Regia


Original Research Article Engineering
6. Optimization of Naphtha Hydro-Threating Unit with Continuous Resuscitation Due to the Optimum Temperature of Octanizer Unit Reactors

Amir Samimi; Soroush Zarinabadi; Amir Hossein Shahbazi Kootenaei; Alireza Azimi; Masoumeh Mirzaei

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 165-180

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.6

Abstract
  In this study, the processes led to the production of gasoline and reactions resulting in increasing the octane number in the catalytic conversion unit with continuous resuscitation has been described first then simulated with Petrochem software. Considering all the research and investigations, the best ...  Read More

Optimization of Naphtha Hydro-Threating Unit with Continuous Resuscitation Due to the Optimum Temperature of Octanizer Unit Reactors


Original Research Article Applied Chemistry
7. Environmental Analysis of Arsenic in Water, Soil and Food Materials from Highly Contaminated Area of Alampur Village, Amjhupi Union, Meherpur

Tanvir Ahsan Haque; Maliha Tabassum; Md Jamilur Rahman; Mohd Nur E Alam Siddique; Md Golam Mostafa; Md Abdul Khalaque; Zainal Abedine; Hoda Hamidi

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 181-191

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.7

Abstract
  Bangladesh is a riverine country where arsenic bearing silt and sediments coming from Himalayas via different rivers (the Padma, Jamuna and Meghna) gets deposited in the groundwater aquifers at different locations of Bangladesh. Groundwater is the most dependent form of sources for drinking in this ...  Read More

Environmental Analysis of Arsenic in Water, Soil and Food Materials from Highly Contaminated Area of Alampur Village, Amjhupi Union, Meherpur


Review Article Catalyst
8. Comparison of Chemical and Biological Properties of Metal Nanoparticles (Au, Ag), with Metal Oxide Nanoparticles (ZnO-NPs) and their Applications

Wanisa Abdussalam-Mohammed

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 192-210

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.8

Abstract
  Biological application of nanoparticles (NPs) is a rapidly developing area of nanotechnology, providing new possibilities in the diagnosis and treatment of human diseases. Nowadays, NPs have shown abilities to be used as alternative treatment for difficult diseases. Therefore, it is important to understand ...  Read More

Comparison of Chemical and Biological Properties of Metal Nanoparticles (Au, Ag), with Metal Oxide Nanoparticles (ZnO-NPs) and their Applications


Original Research Article Applied Chemistry
9. Pesticide in Soil and Rice Crop from North of Iran: Concentration and Risk Assessment

Fatemeh Ghanbari; Seyed Masoud Monavari; Maryam Kiani Sadr; Razieh Rahimi; Hanieh Mirbolooki

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 211-220

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.9

Abstract
  Rice is a major diet and staple food in Iran. The most common organophosphorus pesticide used in rice paddies of this area is diazinon. The objective of this research is to determine the concentration of diazinon in soil and rice grains and specify health risk assessment of diazinon in rice when marketed. ...  Read More

Pesticide in Soil and Rice Crop from North of Iran: Concentration and Risk Assessment


Original Research Article Analytical chemistry
10. Pesticide Residues Detected in Selected Crops, Fish and Soil from Irrigation Sites in the Upper East Region of Ghana

Samson Abah Abagale; Sampson Atiemo; Felix Kofi Abagale; Alex Ampofo; Charles Yaw Amoah; Sylvanus Aguree; Yaw Osei

Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 111-236 , March and April 2020, Pages 221-236

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.2.10

Abstract
  Crops, soil and fish from irrigation farms were investigated in the Upper East Region of Ghana. Questionnaire was administered to collect pesticide use information from farmers, and tomatoes, okro, pepper and garden eggs as well as fish and soil samples were collected and analysed using Gas Chromatography-Electron ...  Read More

Pesticide Residues Detected in Selected Crops, Fish and Soil from Irrigation Sites in the Upper East Region of Ghana


Organic Chemistry
1. Importance of Microwave Heating In Organic Synthesis

Sumitra Nain; Ruchi Singh; S Ravichandran

Volume 2, Issue 2, pp. 94-183 , Spring 2019, , Pages 94-104

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.94104

Abstract
  Microwave is a convenient source of heating for organic synthesis. The heating is instantaneous and very specific. Nowadays Microwave assisted organic synthesis may consider all the previously heated reaction by this technique. The benefits of this organic synthesis by microwave increasingly making this ...  Read More

Importance of Microwave Heating In Organic Synthesis


Theoretical
2. The Theoretical Prediction of Thermophysical properties, HOMO, LUMO, QSAR and Biological Indics of Cannabinoids (CBD) and Tetrahhdrocannabinol (THC) by Computational Chemistry

Ajoy Kumer; Nuruzzaman Sarker; Sunanda Paul; Afroza Zannat

Volume 2, Issue 3. pp. 184-265 , Summer 2019, , Pages 190-202

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2019.2.190202

Abstract
  Some thermophysical parameters of CBD and THC such as free energy, entropy, dipole moment, binding energy, nuclear energy, electronics energy, heat of formation, and chemical reactivity like HOMO (Occupied Molecular Orbital Highest) and LUMO (Lowest Unoccupied Molecular Orbital, HUMO-LUMO gap, ionization ...  Read More

The Theoretical Prediction of Thermophysical properties, HOMO, LUMO, QSAR and Biological Indics of Cannabinoids (CBD) and Tetrahhdrocannabinol (THC) by Computational Chemistry


Theoretical
3. The prediction and theoretical study for chemical reactivity, thermophysical and biological activity of morpholinium nitrate and nitrite ionic liquid crystals: A DFT study

Mohammad Jahidul Islam; Ajoy Kumer; Nuruzzaman Sarker; Sunanda Paul; Afroza Zannat

Volume 2, Issue 4, pp. 266-385 , Summer 2019, , Pages 316-326

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2019.4.5

Abstract
  As the morpholine and morphine have been used all over the world as pain killer drugs even used in cancer treatment, so the morpholine is more demanding chemical molecule. In our work, the morpholine has included the addition of inorganic anions like nitrate and nitrite for forming morpholinium based ...  Read More

The prediction and theoretical study for chemical reactivity, thermophysical and biological activity of morpholinium nitrate and nitrite ionic liquid crystals: A DFT study


Analytical chemistry
4. Adsorption Separation of Nickel from Wastewater by using Olive Stones

Abdel-Moneum M. Ahmed; Alaa E. Ali; Ahmed H. Ghazy

Volume 2, Issue 1, pp. 1-93. , Winter 2019, , Pages 79-93

http://dx.doi.org/10.29088/sami/AJCA.2019.2.7993

Abstract
  In this study, the adsorption potential of activated carbon olive stone for removal of Ni(II) ions from wastewater has been investigated. The study involves batch type experiments to investigate the effect of initial concentration, adsorbent dose, agitation speed, contact time, temperature and pH of ...  Read More

Adsorption Separation of Nickel from Wastewater by using Olive Stones


Application of nanomaterial
5. Oil Spill Removal from Water by Absorption on Zinc-Doped Cobalt Ferrite Magnetic Nanoparticles

Ibrahim Ali Amar; Zohour Mohamed Alshibani; Mabroukah Alsalheen AbdulQadir; Ihssin Abubaker Abdalsamed; Fatima Ali Altohami

Volume 2, Issue 4, pp. 266-385 , Summer 2019, , Pages 365-376

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2019.4.9

Abstract
  In the present study, Zn-doped cobalt ferrite (CoFe1.9Zn0.1O4) magnetic nanoparticles were successfully synthesized via sol-gel method. The prepared materials were characterized using X-ray powder diffraction (XRD), Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) and scanning electron microscopy (SEM). ...  Read More

Oil Spill Removal from Water by Absorption on Zinc-Doped Cobalt Ferrite Magnetic Nanoparticles


Original Research Article
1. Optimization of Important Factors on the Adsorption of Methyl Violet by Modified Palm Fiber Using Experimental Design Method

Maryam Abrishamkar; Rashin Andayesh; Hossein Hodaee

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 August 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.1

Abstract
  Via Box-Behnken method, we evaluated the influence of various factors on absorption, including the amount of absorbent, the speed of stirring the solution and absorbent, pH of solution, time of contact, and various concentrations of violet methyl colour, to obtain optimum conditions. The maximum extent ...  Read More

Optimization of Important Factors on the Adsorption of Methyl Violet by Modified Palm Fiber Using Experimental Design Method


Short Communication
2. Proton Transfer Reaction in Water: Hydronium Ion Formation

In Sang Lee; Sitansu Sekhar Nanda

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.2

Abstract
  The current ongoing scientific debate deals with accumulation of hydronium ions (H3O+) on water surface. Elevated interfacial concentration measured by using Raman spectroscopy. A strong surface affinity of H3O+ indicated by Raman spectroscopy under similar conditions. Ion adsorption phenomena, H3O+ ...  Read More

Proton Transfer Reaction in Water: Hydronium Ion Formation


Original Research Article
3. Propylene Oxide- Ethylene Oxide Block Polymer as a Surfactant for Cloud Point Extraction of Some Metal Ions

Abdelsalam Asweisi; Rihab Hussein; Nabil Bader; Rajab Elkailany

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.3

Abstract
  Propylene oxide-ethylene oxide block polymer (PO-EO) is a surfactant with low cloud point. It has been used for separation of Cu2+, Fe3+, Mn2+, Cd2+ and Cr3+ ions in aqueous media. The effect of different factors on recovery percent, like pH, temperature, amount of chelating agent, and amount of surfactant ...  Read More

Propylene Oxide- Ethylene Oxide Block Polymer as a Surfactant for Cloud Point Extraction of Some Metal Ions


Original Research Article
4. Structural Properties and Cation Distribution in Co2+ and Ho3+ Ions Induced Nanocrystalline ZnFe2O4

Jalindar Gahininath Lohkare; Shujat Hussain Quadri; Laxamn Appa Dhale; Ketankumar Ambadasrao Ganure

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.4

Abstract
  Nanocrystalline CoyZn1-yHozFe2-zO4 (where y = 0.0, 0.25, 0.5, 0.75, 1.00 and z=0.0, 0.03, 0.06, 0.08, 0.1) ferrites were prepared by sol-gel auto combustion method at pH of 8. Samples were obtained by annealing at relatively low temperature 600 °C for 4 h and characterized by thermo gravimetric/differential ...  Read More

Structural Properties and Cation Distribution in Co2+ and Ho3+ Ions Induced Nanocrystalline ZnFe2O4


Original Research Article
5. Synthesis, Characterization and Biological Activity of Schiff Bases Based on Chitosan and Acetophenone Derivatives

Olivia Hanaa Raouf; Samy Selim; Hussein Mohamed; Omayma Fawazy Abdel-Gawad; Ali Mahmoud Elzanaty; Sayed Abdel-Kader Ahmed

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.5

Abstract
  Modification of chitosan any Schiff base reaction with acetophenone derivatives was done. Fourier transformer infrared analysis (FT-IR), scanning electron microscope (SEM), and X-ray diffraction (XRD) were used as the appropriate characterize the Schiff base derivatives. Thermal behavior of the prepared ...  Read More

Synthesis, Characterization and Biological Activity of Schiff Bases Based on Chitosan and Acetophenone Derivatives


Original Research Article
6. A Highly Selective Complexometric Determination of Mercury(II) using L-Tyrosine as a Masking agent

Ashwini Prasad; Gopalakrishna Bhat Nellikaya; Ronald Aquin Nazareth

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.6

Abstract
  Determination of mercury in the existence of various other metal ions, a transparent speedy and accurate complexometric method is described, depending on the selective masking ability of L-Tyrosine towards Hg (II). Along with other associated metal ions, Hg (II) present in a given sample solution is ...  Read More

A Highly Selective Complexometric Determination of Mercury(II) using L-Tyrosine as a Masking agent


Original Research Article
7. Effective Removal of Cd(II) and Pb(II) from Aqueous Solution by Synthesized Palladium Nanoparticles Using Spent PdCl2 Catalyst: Experimental Design and Optimization

Ozra Alimohammadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.7

Abstract
  Environmental considerations have motivated the present study to develop and to investigate Cd (II) and Pb (II) removal process from aqueous solutions. This was carried out through the application of ultrasound onto sodium dodecyl sulfate coated palladium nanoparticles (SDSPdNPs). The recovered palladium ...  Read More

Effective Removal of Cd(II) and Pb(II) from Aqueous Solution by Synthesized Palladium Nanoparticles Using Spent PdCl2 Catalyst: Experimental Design and Optimization


Original Research Article
8. Physico-Chemical Properties of Ordinary Portland Cement Pastes after Partial Substitution of Gypsum with Thermally Treatment Phosphogypsum

Mahmoud Ahmed Taher; Adel Mohamed Amine; Bassam Khalaf Damarany

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.8

Abstract
  The present study conducted to investigate the potential use of PG in cement industry. This was accomplished by preparing mortar mixes contain Portland cement clinker (PPC) with thermally treated PG at different temperatures (200, 400, 600, 800 and 1000 °C) instead of raw gypsum (RG) at different ...  Read More

Physico-Chemical Properties of Ordinary Portland Cement Pastes after Partial Substitution of Gypsum with Thermally Treatment Phosphogypsum


Original Research Article
9. Comparative Studies of Nutritional, Microbial and Organoleptic Properties of Different Indigenous Dried Fish from Local Market in Bangladesh

Md Masud Rana; Subhash Chandra Chakraborty; Abu Saeid

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.9

Abstract
  In this study, ten indigenous dried market fishes were selected to analyze the proximate composition, microbial analysis, and organoleptic properties. Proximate compositions were found to be varied among the species. Moisture content ranged from 15.66% to 35.50%, protein content ranged from 42.06% to ...  Read More

Comparative Studies of Nutritional, Microbial and Organoleptic Properties of Different Indigenous Dried Fish from Local Market in Bangladesh


Original Research Article
10. Development and Validation of Vierordt’s and Absorbance Ratio Spectrophotometric Methods for Simultaneous Estimation of Aspirin and Omeprazole in Their Binary Mixture

Megha Sharma; Anupam Jaiswal; Shalini Shivhare; Aditi Bapat; Deepak Kumar Jain

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.3.10

Abstract
  The present study deals with the development and validation of two simple, accurate and precise spectrophotometricmethods for estimation of Aspirin (AS) and Omeprazole (OMP) in their binary mixture. The first method was developed using Vierordt’s simultaneous equation method. It involves absorbance ...  Read More

Development and Validation of Vierordt’s and Absorbance Ratio Spectrophotometric Methods for Simultaneous Estimation of Aspirin and Omeprazole in Their Binary Mixture


Review Article
11. A Review on Gold Nanoparticles Aggregation and Its Applications

Sakineh Alizadeh; Zahra Nazari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.4.1

Abstract
  In recent years, nanoparticles have been classified in two-or three-categories namely nanocrystals, films and quantum dots. Due to the various properties shown by these composites, in comparison to individual particles, the studies that are related to the understanding and characterization of these materials ...  Read More

A Review on Gold Nanoparticles Aggregation and Its Applications


Original Research Article
12. Oxidation of Propane-1,3-diol (Non-Vicinal) by Potassium Permanganate in Aqueous Medium. A Kinetic Study

Dayo Latona

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.33945/SAMI/AJCA.2020.4.2

Abstract
  The oxidation of propane-1,3-diol by potassium permanganate in aqueous solution was investigated at λmax 525 nm. The rate of the reaction was found to increase with increase in [KMnO4] and [Propane-1,3-diol]. The reaction showed first order dependence each in [KMnO4] and [Propane-1,3-diol] and ...  Read More

Oxidation of Propane-1,3-diol (Non-Vicinal) by Potassium Permanganate in Aqueous Medium. A Kinetic Study


Original Research Article
13. Polygalacturonase Production by Aspergillus Niger Solid State Fermentation on Barley Bran and Sugar Beet Pulp Mixture

Abolhasan Alavi; Farahnoosh Tahghighi Nia; Farshid Pajoom Shariati

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 October 2019

Abstract
  In this research, barley bran mixtures with sugar beet pulp were used for polygalacturonase enzyme production by Aspergillus niger fungus in solid state fermentation method for the first time. Effect of some factors including carbon sources relative composition, fermentation time, fermentation temperature, ...  Read More

Polygalacturonase Production by Aspergillus Niger Solid State Fermentation on Barley Bran and Sugar Beet Pulp Mixture


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