M.Sc. Mazdak Asadian Birjand

Mazdak Asadian


Ph.D. Student

Organic Chemistry: Thermoresponsive Nanogels for Biomedical Applications

Takustrasse 3
14195 Berlin

M. Sc. Mazdak Asadian Birjand received his master degree in chemistry at the Freie Universität Berlin (Germany) in 2011. In the same year he started his Phd studies under the supervision of Prof. M. Calderón and Prof. R. Haag. His research is focused on the synthesis and biochemical evaluation of environmentally responsive nanogels for biomedical applications.


(1) Functional nanogels for biomedical applications. M. Asadian, A. Souza, J. Cuggino, D. Steinhilber,  M. Calderón* Current Medicinal Chemistry 19 (2012), 5029-5043.

(2) Fabrication of Thermoresponsive Nanogels by Thermo-Nanoprecipitation and in situ Encapsulation of Bioactives. M. Giulbudagian,§ M. Asadian-Birjand,§ D. Steinhilber, K. Achazi, M. A. Molina, and M. Calderón*. Polymer Chemistry. Manuscript accepted. § These author contributed equally

(3)Engineering Thermoresponsive Polyether-Based Dendritic Nanogels for Biomedical Applications. M. Asadian-Birjand, J.C. Cuggino, R.-C. Mutihac, K. Achazi, J. Dernedde, F. Rancan, U. Blume-Peytavi, A. Vogt, M. Calderón*. Polymer Chemistry 2015, DOI: 10.1039/C5PY00924C

(4) Stimuli-responsive nanogel composites for biomedical applications. M. Molina, M. Asadian-Birjand, J. Balach, J. Bergueiro, E. Miceli, M. Calderón. Chemical Society Reviews, DOI: 10.1039/C5CS00199D.