Original Research Article Analytical chemistry
1. An investigation on absorption properties of exfoliated graphite for oil spill from Caspian Sea water

Omid Ghasemi; Naser Mehrdadi; Majid Baghdadi; Behnoush Aminzadeh

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 352-367

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.43537.1503

Abstract
  Oil spills are the most important environmental impact in oceans and seas. In this article, Oil absorption, which was explored from Sardar-e-Jangal oilfield in Caspian Sea, by exfoliated graphite (EG), was investigated. Graphite was exfoliated through the reaction of graphite-CrO3 intercalation compounds ...  Read More

An investigation on absorption properties of exfoliated graphite for oil spill from Caspian Sea water


Original Research Article Organic chemistry
2. Synthesis and characterization of MCM-41@L-arginine@Pd(0) and its excellent catalytic activity as recyclable heterogeneous catalyst for Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling reaction

Arash Ghorbani-Choghamarani; Somayeh Nazarzadeh; Elham Tahanpesar

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 368-379

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.41086.1454

Abstract
  MCM-41@L-Arg@Pd(0) has been prepared by some consequence reactions. This nano structural material has been characterized via different technique including: XRD, TGA, BET, EDS, X-Ray maps, SEM, ICP-OES and FT-IR analysis. The synthesis of a variety of biphenyl compounds has been achieved successfully ...  Read More

Synthesis and characterization of MCM-41@L-arginine@Pd(0) and its excellent catalytic activity as recyclable heterogeneous catalyst for Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling reaction


Original Research Article Organic chemistry
3. A computational molecular approach on chitosan vehicle for metformin

Mahmoud Mirzaei; Oguz Gulseren; Elham Jafari; Mehdi Aramideh

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 380-389

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.43014.1490

Abstract
  Density functional theory (DFT) calculations have been performed to study properties of chitosan (Chit) as a possible vehicle for carrying metformin (Met) drug. To this aim, the singular molecules of Met and Chit have been first optimized and sixteen possible bimolecular complexes have been subsequently ...  Read More

A computational molecular approach on chitosan vehicle for metformin


Original Research Article Organic chemistry
4. Multi-component synthesis of spiro[indoline-3,4'-pyrrolo[3,4-c]pyrazoles] using Zn(BDC) metal-organic frameworks as a green and efficient catalyst

Masomeh Hoseini Rad; Mohammad Ali Ghasemzadeh; Mahboubeh Sadat Sharif

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 390-397

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.42092.1471

Abstract
  In this research, a series of spiro compounds was efficiently synthesized via one-pot multi component reactions of isatins, aryl amines, dimethyl acetylenedicarboxylate and hydrazine in the presence of Zn(BDC) MOF as catalyst. The key superiority of this process is high yields, easy work-up, short reaction ...  Read More

Multi-component synthesis of spiro[indoline-3,4'-pyrrolo[3,4-c]pyrazoles] using Zn(BDC) metal-organic frameworks as a green and efficient catalyst


Original Research Article Organic chemistry
5. Photosensitization of coronene–purine hybrids for photodynamic therapy

Amir Hossein Rasouli Amirabadi; Mahmoud Mirzaei

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 398-404

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.44075.1511

Abstract
  Photosensitization properties of coronene-purine (Cor-P) hybrids for photodynamic therapy (PDT) have been investigated in this work. Eight hybrid Cor-P models have been designed by the additional of adenine (A) and guanine (G) nucleobase to Cor species. The evaluated absorption and emission energies ...  Read More

Photosensitization of coronene–purine hybrids for photodynamic therapy


Original Research Article Nanochemistry
6. Evaluation of C60 nano-structure performance as nano-carriers of procarbazine anti-cancer drug using density functional theory methods

Behnam Farhang Rik; Roya Ranjineh khojasteh; Roya Ahmadi; Maryam Karegar Razi

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 405-414

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.43426.1499

Abstract
  The study examined surface adsorption of fullerene C60 with anticancer drug procarbazine in gas and solvent (water) phases using the DFT method. In doing so, the structure of the procarbazine, fullerene and their derivatives were first geometrically optimized in three different configurations with a ...  Read More

Evaluation of C60 nano-structure performance as nano-carriers of procarbazine anti-cancer drug using density functional theory methods


Original Research Article Biochemistry
7. Tramadol abuse and its related factors among higher education students in the city of Damghan, Semnan Province, Iran

Behrad Pourmohammadi; Mohammad Ali Jalilvand

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 415-423

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.44402.1520

Abstract
  Tramadol is an opioid analgesic with the potential for addiction to other opioids, and one of the abused drugs in different countries including Iran. The present study was conducted to determine the prevalence and factors relating to tramadol abuse among higher education students in the city of Damghan ...  Read More

Tramadol abuse and its related factors among higher education students in the city of Damghan, Semnan Province, Iran


Original Research Article Organic chemistry
8. Synthesis, characterization, antibacterial activity and molecular modeling studies of Ni(II) and Zn(II) complexes with phenylpyridylformamidine ligand

Ghobad Mansouri; Massoud Ghobadi

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 424-431

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.44293.1517

Abstract
  The Ni(II) and Zn(II) complexes with phenylpyridylformamidine (PhPyF) ligand, [Ni(PhPyF)Cl2] and [Zn(PhPyF)Cl2], have been prepared and investigated using different chemical techniques such as elemental analysis, molar conductance, FT-IR, UV-vis spectra and magnetic moment. The obtained chemical analysis ...  Read More

Synthesis, characterization, antibacterial activity and molecular modeling studies of Ni(II) and Zn(II) complexes with phenylpyridylformamidine ligand


Original Research Article Physical chemistry
9. Molecular docking studies on xanthohumol derivatives as novel ‎anticancer agents ‎

Mohsen Oftadeh; Masood Fereidoonnezhad; Mina Aliyan; Fariba Aliyan

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 432-444

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.43933.1507

Abstract
  A set of Xanthohumol derivatives were selected and molecular docking studies of these ‎compounds on thioredoxin reductase were conducted. Based on new structural patterns using in ‎silico-screening study, new potent lead compounds were designed. The results due to validated ‎docking protocols ...  Read More

Molecular docking studies on xanthohumol derivatives as novel ‎anticancer agents ‎


Original Research Article Organic chemistry
10. Development of ultrasound-assisted emulsification microextraction for the determination of trace zinc and copper by flame atomic absorption spectrometry

Shahryar Abbasi; Mahmoud Roushani; Hadi Noorizadeh

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 445-454

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.44276.1516

Abstract
  In this work, we developed a method based on ultrasound-assisted emulsification microextraction (USAEME) for the determination of zinc and copper by flame atomic absorption spectrometry (FAAS). The method is based on the use of the organic solvent carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) as an extraction solvent. ...  Read More

Development of ultrasound-assisted emulsification microextraction for the determination of trace zinc and copper by flame atomic absorption spectrometry


Original Research Article Physical chemistry
11. Theoretical study for evaluation of corrosion inhibition performance of two thiocarbohydrazide inhibitors

Sayyed Mostafa Habibi-Khorassani; Maryam Dehdab; Mahdieh Darijani

Volume 7, Issue 4. pp. 352-471, Serial No. 25 , Autumn 2019, Pages 455-471

http://dx.doi.org/10.30473/icc.2019.28967.1351

Abstract
  Molecular dynamics (MD) simulation and Density functional theory (DFT) methods were applied to the two thiocarbohydrazides derivatives (T1 and T2) as corrosion inhibitors for carbon steel in aqueous phase. Experimental results have shown that the corrosion rate follows the below order: T1>T2. Quantum ...  Read More

Theoretical study for evaluation of corrosion inhibition performance of two thiocarbohydrazide inhibitors