Carnegie Mellon University

Arman Jazani

Arman Jazani

Postdoctoral Associate

  • MI-810
Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


09/2015- 07/2021 PhD: Chemistry                                                                                                     
Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

09/2010- 12/2012 B.Sc. (Honours): Biochemistry and Molecular Biology                                 
Trent University, Peterborough, Canada


  1. Xiaolei Hu, Arman Moini Jazani, and Jung Kwon Oh. Recent advances in development of imine-based acid-degradable polymeric nanoassemblies for intracellular drug delivery, Polymer, 2020, 230, 124024.
  2. Arman Moini Jazani, Chaitra Shetty, Hourieh Movasat, Kamaljeet K. Bawa and Jung Kwon Oh. Imidazole-mediated dual location disassembly of acid-degradable intracellular drug delivery block copolymer nanoassemblies, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2021, 2100262.
  3. Ge Zhang, Twinkal Patel, Pothanagandhi Nellepalli, Shubham Bhagat, Hanees Hase, Arman Moini Jazani, Ingo Salzmann, Zhibin Ye and Jung Kwon Oh. Macromolecularly engineered thermoreversible heterogeneous self‐healable networks encapsulating reactive multidentate block copolymer‐stabilized carbon nanotubes, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2021, 200514.
  4. Yuhang Huang, Arman Moini Jazani, Elliot P. Howell, Lisa Reynolds, Jung Kwon Oh and Matthew G. Moffitt. Microfluidic shear processing control of biological reduction stimuli-responsive polymer nanoparticles for drug delivery, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 2020, 6, 9, 5069-5083.
  5. Arman Moini Jazani and Jung Kwon Oh. Development and disassembly of single and multiple acid-cleavable block copolymer nanoassemblies for drug delivery, Polymer Chemistry, 2020, 11, 2934-2954.
  6. Kamaljeet K. Bawa, Arman Moini Jazani, Zhibin Ye, Jung Kwon Oh. Synthesis of degradable PLA-based diblock copolymers with dual acid/reduction-cleavable junction, Polymer, 2020, 194, 122391.
  7. Keaton Maruya-Li, Chaitra Shetty, Arman Moini Jazani, Newsha Arezi, Jung Kwon Oh. Dual reduction/acid-responsive disassembly and thermoresponsive tunability of degradable double hydrophilic block copolymer, ACS Omega, 2020, 5, 3734–3742.
  8. Yuhang Huang, Arman Moini Jazani, Elliot P. Howell, Jung Kwon Oh, Matthew G. Moffitt. Controlled microfluidic synthesis of biological stimuli-responsive polymer nanoparticles. ACS Applied Materials and Interface, 2020, 12, 1, 177-190.
  9. Arman Moini Jazani, Newsha Arezi, Chaitra Shetty, Sunghwa Hong, Haowen Li, Xiangtao Wang, Jung Kwon Oh. Tumor-targeting intracellular drug delivery based on dual acid/reduction-degradable nanoassemblies with ketal interface and disulfide core locations. Polymer Chemistry, 2019, 10, 2840-2853.
  10. Kamaljeet K. Bawa, Arman Moini Jazani, Chaitra Shetty and Jung Kwon Oh. PLA-based triblock copolymer micelles exhibiting dual acidic pH/reduction responses at dual core and core/corona interface location. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2018, 39, 1800477.
  11. Arman Moini Jazani, Newsha Arezi, Keaton Maruya-Li, Sungmin Jung, Jung Kwon Oh. Facile strategies to synthesize dual location dual acidic pH/ reduction-responsive degradable block copolymers bearing acetal/disulfide block junctions and disulfide pendants. ACS Omega, 2018, 3, 8980- 8991.
  12. Arman Moini Jazani and Jung Kwon Oh. Dual location, dual acidic pH/reduction-responsive degradable block copolymer: synthesis and investigation of ketal linkage instability under ATRP conditions. Macromolecules, 2017, 50, 9427-9436.

Awards and Honors

  1. B3X postdoctoral research scholarship, Fonds de Recherche du Québec (FRQNT), QC, Canada
  2. Concordia conference and exposition award, Concordia University, QC, Canada
  3. Concordia accelerator award, Concordia University, QC, Canada
  4. Oral presentation award in Macromolecular Science and Engineering Division (MSED), Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (CSCE), QC, Canada
  5. B2X doctoral research scholarship, Fonds de Recherche du Québec (FRQNT), QC, Canada
  6. Alexander graham bell postgraduate scholarships-doctoral program, Natural Science and Engineering Council of Canada (NSERC), QC, Canada
  7. Mitacs Globalink research award, Mitacs Canada, Beijing, China
  8. Faculty of arts and science graduate fellowship, Concordia University, QC, Canada
  9. Outstanding poster award, Canadian Society of Pharmaceutical Science (CSPS), QC, Canada
  10. Outstanding poster award, Canadian High Polymer Forum (CHPF), ON, Canada
  11. Triskelion fellowship in chemistry, Concordia University, QC, Canada
  12. Trent international student scholarship, Trent University, ON, Canada
  13. Member of Dean’s honour roll, Trent University, ON, Canada