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Iranian Journal of Analytical Chemistry (IJAC) is the new journal in analytical chemistry. This journal provides a forum for the publication of original research papers and critical reviews in all branches of pure and applied analytical chemistry. Papers are evaluated based on established guidelines, including the fundamental nature of the study, scientific novelty, substantial improvement or advantage over existing technology or methods, and demonstrated analytical applicability.

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Application of Non-bilinear Voltammetric Data for the First-Order Excellence in Simultaneous Determination of Ascorbic Acid, Uric Acid, Acetaminophen and Noradrenalin in Interfering Media

Ghobad Mansori; Mohammad_Bagher - Gholivand; Zarrin - Es'haghi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 1-14


  For the first time, an analytical methodology based ondifferential pulse voltammetry (DPV) at a glassy carbon electrode (GCE) assisted by two multivariate calibration (MVC) models including back propagation-artificial neural network (BP-ANN), non-linear class, and partial least squares-1 (PLS-1), classical ...  Read More

Synthesis, Characterization, Antioxidant and ctDNA -Binding Activity of Bi(III)-Quercetin Complex: Multispectral Analysis

Masoomeh Shaghaghi; Gholamreza Dehghan; Fatemeh Khajevand

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 15-26


  Chelation therapy has been used to remove toxic metals from the body for a long time. Flavonoids such as quercetin (QUR), a well-known protective antioxidant and free radical scavenger, can bind to metal cations and protect our bodies from toxic metals. In the current study, we used UV–Vis, 1HNMR, ...  Read More

Curcuma Zedoaria Extract as a Novel Corrosion Inhibitor for Mild Steel in 0.5 M H2SO4

Nasrin Soltani; Nahid Tavakkoli; Maryam Khayatkashani; Elham Eslami

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 27-39


  In this study, curcuma zedoaria extract was investigated as a mild steel (MS) corrosion inhibitor in 0.5 M H2SO4 solution by conventional methods of weight loss (WL), electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) and polarization at 25 °C. The highest percentage of inhibition was obtained for the ...  Read More

Determination of Acid Dissociation Constant of Bromocresol Green, Phenolphtalein and Methyl Orange by a Novel Program in MATLAB Software and Changing Color of pH Paper

Gohar Deilamy-Rad; Parisa Hossein-Khezri,; Pegah Pykarimah; Leila Elyasi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 40-49


  In this study, the acid dissociation constants (pKa) of three indicators, bromocresol green, phenolphthalein and methyl orange, were determined by scanning the solution of indicators and deposited pH paper in these solutions (in each step of color-changing solution) and then chemometrics method. These ...  Read More

DFT Investigation for Better Efficiency of Fuel Cells in Presence of Nitrogen Containing Graphene sheets as Catalysts

Marjan Rafiee; Parvane Amini; Shahla Mozaffari; Juliet Ordukhanian

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 50-55


  Fuel cells can directly convert chemical energy into electric energy with high conversion efficiency and no pollution. Among many factors affecting the chemical-electrical energy conversion, oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) on cathode is the pivot in fuel cell. This reaction is a kinetically slow process, ...  Read More

Determination of Free Amino Acids in Fertilizer Samples by Switchable Hydrophilic Solvent-Based Extraction (SHSE) Followed by HPLC-UV

Kobra Sadat Hasheminasab; Karim Shahbazi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 56-62


  In the present work, switchable hydrophilic solvent-based extraction (SHSE) followed by high performance liquid chromatography with UV detection (HPLC-UV) was used to determine free amino acids in fertilizer samples. During the phase transformation of SHSE, the organic phase appeared to effectively capture ...  Read More

Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Heterostructure Electrochemical Sensor for the Simultaneous Determination of Morphine and Fentanyl in Biological Samples

Zahra Nazari; Zarrin Eshaghi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 63-77


  In this study, an electrochemical sensor for simultaneous measurement of morphine and fentanyl based on a modified pencil graphite electrode with a semiconductor nanocrystalline structure was developed.The first layer of the sensor has a core of thioglycolic acid-bonded cadmium selenidequantum dot (TGA-CdSe), ...  Read More

Electrochemical Investigation and Voltammetric Determination of Hydrazine Based on Organic Modifier and N-Doped Reduced Graphene Aerogel/ Molybdenum Oxide Nanorods Multilayer Nanocomposite Modified Glassy Carbon Electrode

Mohammad Mazloum-Ardakani; Hamed Arabi; Zahra Alizadeh; Mahnoosh Haghshenas; Fatemeh Farbod; Sahar Saadat HosseiniKhah; Bibifatemeh Mirjalili

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 78-87


  In this research, a novel modified glassy carbon electrode (GCE) was successfully fabricated with a tri-component nanocomposite consisting of 5-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)8,8-dimethyl-2-(methyl thio)-7,8,9,10-tetrahydropyrimido [4,5-b]quinolone-4,6(3H,5H)-dione (PQ23) and Nitrogen-doped reduced graphene oxide ...  Read More

Synthesis and Evaluation of Nano Zeolite Na/Al as a New Modifier for Electrochemical Determination of Acetaminophen

Afroozeh Arabi; Alireza Mohadesi; Mohammad Ali Karimi; Mehdi Ranjbar

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 88-96


  In this study, a new Zeolite Al/Na (ZAN) was synthesized and characterized and then a new modified Carbon Paste Electrode with ZAN was made to determine Acetaminophen. Electrochemical studies using Linear Sweep Voltammetry and differential pulse voltammetry were used to determine electrochemical  Acetaminophen ...  Read More

Solid Phase Extraction–Spectrophotometric Determination of Phosphate Using Modified Magnetite Nanoparticles as Extractor

Mohammad Ali Karimi; Abdolhamid Hatefi-Mehrjardi; Alireza Mohadesi; Sayed Zia Mohammadi; Mehdi Taghdiri; Javad Yarahmadi; Havva Mahmoodian; Shahla Nezhad Khorasani

Volume 1, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 7-11

  In this work, a new, simple and fast method for the solid phase extraction-spectrophotometric determination of phosphate using cetyltrimethyl ammonium bromide immobilized on alumina-coated magnetite nanoparticles (CTAB@ACMNPs) has been developed. The determination of phosphate is based on the molybdenum ...  Read More

Selective Complexmetric Determination of Titanum (IV) by Using 5-Sulphosalicylic Acid as Releasing Agent

Nagaraj P Shetty; Gopalakrishna Bhatn; Chandrashekara Kg

Volume 1, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 50-52

  A complexometric method for the determination of titanium in the presence of other metal ions based on the selective masking ability of 5-sulphosalicylic acid towards titanium is described. Titanium (IV) present in a given sample solution is complexed with a known excess of EDTA and surplus EDTA is titrated ...  Read More

Development of An Optical Sensor Based on Sol-gel Doped with 2,6-Dichlorophenol Indophenol for Analysis of Ascorbic Acid

Ashraf Salmanipour; Sara Hooshmand

Volume 1, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 1-6

  In this work, an optical sensor for detection of ascorbic acid is described. The sensor is fabricated by casting and spin-coating silica sol-gel doped with 2,6-dichlorophenol indophenol on the glass plates. The sols are in turn obtained by acidic hydrolysis of various precursors such as tetraethoxysilane, ...  Read More

Cloud Point Extraction and Spectrophotometric Determination of Cadmium in Some Vegetables

Foroozan Hasanpour; Zahra Alimirzaei; Masoumeh Taei; Hamed Karimi; R. Samimi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 44-49

  Cloud point extraction and spectrophotometric determination of trace quantities of cadmium in some vegetables have been developed. The research area for vegetables analysis was near to the Zarin Shahr where the soil received heavy metals from the Esfahan Steel Company. Cloud point extraction used dithizone ...  Read More

A Review on Fundamentals and Progress in Urea Biosensors

Ashraf Salmanipour; Mohammad Ali Karimi; Alireza Mohadesi; Mohammad Ali Taher; Shabnam Shafiee

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2016, , Pages 1-26

  Considerable interest in the analysis of urea in clinical, environmental and industrial samples has generated diverse research activities in the fabrication of urea biosensors over the past decades. These activities have been directed towards the use of wide ranging materials, including conducting polymers, ...  Read More

Glassy Carbon Electrode Modified with Safranin-Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes for Electrocatalytic Determination of Nitric Oxide

Somayeh Parvaresh; Zarrin Eshaghi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 February 2017

  In this work, a new chemically modified glassy carbon electrode was developed using multi - walled carbon nanotubes covalently immobilized with safranin o. The immobilization of safranin o with multi - walled carbon nanotubes was characterized by UV–visible absorption spectroscopy and cyclic voltammetry. ...  Read More

Molecular interactions of danofloxacin with bovine serum albumin: An experimental and theoretical investigation

Masoomeh Shaghaghi; Gholamreza Dehghan; Samaneh Rashtbari; Somaieh Soltani; Laleh Solouki

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 May 2022


  Danofloxacin (DNF), a synthetic fluoroquinolone, is widely used as an antibacterial agent against a broad spectrum of pathogens. In the present study, the effects of DNF on the structure of bovine serum albumin (BSA) were investigated using UV-Vis absorption and fluorescence spectroscopy, and molecular ...  Read More

Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using Sugar Beet Leaf Extracts and Its Antibacterial Activity

Shahryar Pashaei; Samaneh Safari; Soleyman Hosseinzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 July 2022


  In the present study, synthesis of silver nanoparticles and its antibacterial activity were investigated. Silver nanoparticles were rapidly synthesized using leaf extract of beet sugar leaf the formation of nanoparticles was observed within 1 hr. The results recorded from UV–vis spectrum, Transmission ...  Read More

Modified Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate Coated γ-Alumina Nanoparticles with (e)n'-(2-Hydroxybenzylidene)Isonicotinohydrazide as New Sorbent for Copper Determination in Real Samples

Reza Abedi; Aiyoub Parchehbaf Jadid; Zhila Azari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 July 2022


  In this study, a novel and efficient solid phase extraction method based on the use of γ-alumina (γ-Al2O3) nanoparticles coated with sodium dodecyl sulfate and modified with (E)N'-(2-hydroxy benzylidene) isonicotinohydrazide (H2L) as a new adsorbent was developed for separation and determination ...  Read More

A New Potentiometric Sensor for Rapid Determination of Captopril in Pharmaceutical Formulation and Biological Samples

Parvin Pourhakkak; Mohammad Ali Karimi; Hossein Tavallali; Pouran Pourhakkak; Mohammad Mazloum Ardakani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 July 2022


  A new potentiometric sensor based on a β- cyclodextrin modified carbon paste electrode (CPE) was designed for the determination of the captopril drug. The effect of various cyclodextrins (α, β and γ- cyclodextrins) and their percentage, binder agent and ion additive on the potential ...  Read More

Designed a Fluorescent Method by Using PbS with Gelatin via Quantum Dots for the Determination of Amount Insecticide toxic Fenpyroximate in Water Samples

Parisa Jamalipour; Nasrin Choobkar; Maryam Abrishamkar; Elham Pournamdari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 July 2022


  In this current article, a chemical sensor was synthesized PbS functionalized with Gelatin Quantum Dots for Fenpyroximate. The measure of Fenpyroximate was performed using concentration (2.5×10-3 mol L-1), PbS Quantum Dot-Gelatin nanocomposites sensor, pH 6, and time 40 s, wavelength 328 nm. Under ...  Read More

Calculating Szeged Index and Revised Szeged Index by Using Adjacency Matrix

Hajar Alimorad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 31 August 2022


  Topological indices are graph invariants used in theoretical chemistry to encode molecules for the design of chemical compounds with given physicochemical properties or given pharmacological and biological activities. Szeged index ( ) and Revised Szeged index ( ) of molecular graph identify some distance ...  Read More

Stability Indicating HPTLC Method of Molnupiravir and Comparative Study of Degradant with Marketed Molnupiravir Impurity- A

Mayur Sanjay Tekade; Pallavi M Patil

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 September 2022


  The purpose of this study was to create, optimise, and validate a high-performance thin layer chromatographic (HPTLC) method for identifying Molnupiravir (MOL) and its impurity (IMP-MOL). (3aR,4R,6R,6aR) -6-(4-(hydroxyamino) -2-oxopyrimidin-1(2H)-yl) Molnupiravir A is 2,2 dimethyltetrahydrofuro [3,4-d][1,3]dioxol-4-yl)methyl ...  Read More

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