Amir Sheikhi

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

Amir Sheikhi

Research Summary

Micro- and nanoengineered soft materials for medicine and the environment; microfluidic-enabled biomaterials for tissue engineering and regeneration; living materials; next-generation bioadhesives, tissue sealants, and hemostatic agents; hydrogels for minimally invasive medical technologies; self-healing and adaptable soft materials; smart coatings; hairy nanocelluloses as an emerging family of advanced materials.

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Hydrogels Gelatin Hydrogel Tissue Cellulose Biocompatible Materials Tissue Engineering Sensors Nanocellulose Silicones Proteins Polymers Printing Scaffolds Bone Biomaterial Biomedical Engineering Temperature Porosity Intercellular Signaling Peptides And Proteins Biomaterials Adsorption Green Microfluidics Aerogels

Most Recent Papers

In Vivo Printing of Nanoenabled Scaffolds for the Treatment of Skeletal Muscle Injuries

Jacob P. Quint, Azadeh Mostafavi, Yori Endo, Adriana Panayi, Carina S. Russell, Atousa Nourmahnad, Chris Wiseman, Laleh Abbasi, Mohamadmahdi Samandari, Amir Sheikhi, Kristo Nuutila, Indranil Sinha, Ali Tamayol, 2021, Advanced healthcare materials

Direct-write 3D printing and characterization of a GelMA-based biomaterial for intracorporeal tissue

A. Asghari Adib, A. Sheikhi, M. Shahhosseini, A. Simeunović, S. Wu, C. E. Castro, R. Zhao, A. Khademhosseini, D. J. Hoelzle, 2020, Biofabrication

In situ forming microporous gelatin methacryloyl hydrogel scaffolds from thermostable microgels for tissue engineering

Nicole Zoratto, Donatella Di Lisa, Joseph de Rutte, Md Nurus Sakib, Angelo Roncalli Alves e Silva, Ali Tamayol, Dino Di Carlo, Ali Khademhosseini, Amir Sheikhi, 2020, Bioengineering and Translational Medicine

Synthesis of Injectable Shear-Thinning Biomaterials of Various Compositions of Gelatin and Synthetic Silicate Nanoplatelet

Chengbin Xue, Huifang Xie, James Eichenbaum, Yi Chen, Yonggang Wang, Floor W. van den Dolder, Junmin Lee, Kang Ju Lee, Shiming Zhang, Wujin Sun, Amir Sheikhi, Samad Ahadian, Nureddin Ashammakhi, Mehmet R. Dokmeci, Han Jun Kim, Ali Khademhosseini, 2020, Biotechnology Journal

Engineering Tough, Injectable, Naturally Derived, Bioadhesive Composite Hydrogels

Maryam Tavafoghi, Amir Sheikhi, Rumeysa Tutar, Jamileh Jahangiry, Avijit Baidya, Reihaneh Haghniaz, Ali Khademhosseini, 2020, Advanced healthcare materials

Sequential modular simulation of circulating fluidized bed reactors

Hasan Jafari, Amir Sheikhi, Rahmat Sotudeh-Gharebagh, 2020, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering on p. 1003-1016

3D-printed ultra-robust surface-doped porous silicone sensors for wearable biomonitoring

Elham Davoodi, Hossein Montazerian, Reihaneh Haghniaz, Armin Rashidi, Samad Ahadian, Amir Sheikhi, Jun Chen, Ali Khademhosseini, Abbas S. Milani, Mina Hoorfar, Ehsan Toyserkani, 2020, ACS Nano on p. 1520-1532

Anti-IL-6 eluting immunomodulatory biomaterials prolong skin allograft survival

Mayuko Uehara, Xiaofei Li, Amir Sheikhi, Nooshin Zandi, Brian Walker, Bahram Saleh, Naima Banouni, Liwei Jiang, Farideh Ordikhani, Li Dai, Merve Yonar, Ishaan Vohra, Vivek Kasinath, Dennis P. Orgill, Ali Khademhosseini, Nasim Annabi, Reza Abdi, 2019, Scientific Reports on p. 1-13

Status and future scope of plant-based green hydrogels in biomedical engineering

Reza Mohammadinejad, Hajar Maleki, Eneko Larrañeta, André R. Fajardo, Amirala Bakhshian Nik, Amin Shavandi, Amir Sheikhi, Mansour Ghorbanpour, Mehdi Farokhi, Praveen Govindh, Etienne Cabane, Susan Azizi, Amir Reza Aref, Masoud Mozafari, Mehdi Mehrali, Sabu Thomas, João F. Mano, Yogendra Kumar Mishra, Vijay Kumar Thakur, 2019, Applied Materials Today on p. 213-246

Advancing Frontiers in Bone Bioprinting

Nureddin Ashammakhi, Anwarul Hasan, Outi Kaarela, Batzaya Byambaa, Amir Sheikhi, Akhilesh K. Gaharwar, Ali Khademhosseini, 2019, Advanced healthcare materials

Most-Cited Papers

Reusable Green Aerogels from Cross-Linked Hairy Nanocrystalline Cellulose and Modified Chitosan for Dye Removal

Han Yang, Amir Sheikhi, Theo G.M. Van De Ven, 2016, Langmuir on p. 11771-11779

Advancing Frontiers in Bone Bioprinting

Nureddin Ashammakhi, Anwarul Hasan, Outi Kaarela, Batzaya Byambaa, Amir Sheikhi, Akhilesh K. Gaharwar, Ali Khademhosseini, 2019, Advanced healthcare materials

Structural analysis of photocrosslinkable methacryloyl-modified protein derivatives

Kan Yue, Xiuyu Li, Karsten Schrobback, Amir Sheikhi, Nasim Annabi, Jeroen Leijten, Weijia Zhang, Yu Shrike Zhang, Dietmar W. Hutmacher, Travis J. Klein, Ali Khademhosseini, 2017, Biomaterials on p. 163-171

Sutureless repair of corneal injuries using naturally derived bioadhesive hydrogels

Ehsan Shirzaei Sani, Ahmad Kheirkhah, Devyesh Rana, Zhongmou Sun, William Foulsham, Amir Sheikhi, Ali Khademhosseini, Reza Dana, Nasim Annabi, 2019, Science advances

Hairy cellulose nanocrystalloids: A novel class of nanocellulose

Theo G.M. Van De Ven, Amir Sheikhi, 2016, Nanoscale on p. 15101-15114

Copper removal using electrosterically stabilized nanocrystalline cellulose

Amir Sheikhi, Salman Safari, Han Yang, Theo G.M. Van De Ven, 2015, ACS applied materials & interfaces on p. 11301-11308

Status and future scope of plant-based green hydrogels in biomedical engineering

Reza Mohammadinejad, Hajar Maleki, Eneko Larrañeta, André R. Fajardo, Amirala Bakhshian Nik, Amin Shavandi, Amir Sheikhi, Mansour Ghorbanpour, Mehdi Farokhi, Praveen Govindh, Etienne Cabane, Susan Azizi, Amir Reza Aref, Masoud Mozafari, Mehdi Mehrali, Sabu Thomas, João F. Mano, Yogendra Kumar Mishra, Vijay Kumar Thakur, 2019, Applied Materials Today on p. 213-246

Minimally Invasive and Regenerative Therapeutics

Nureddin Ashammakhi, Samad Ahadian, Mohammad Ali Darabi, Mario El Tahchi, Junmin Lee, Kasinan Suthiwanich, Amir Sheikhi, Mehmet R. Dokmeci, Rahmi Oklu, Ali Khademhosseini, 2019, Advanced Materials

Microfluidic-enabled bottom-up hydrogels from annealable naturally-derived protein microbeads

Amir Sheikhi, Joseph de Rutte, Reihaneh Haghniaz, Outman Akouissi, Alireza Sohrabi, Dino Di Carlo, Ali Khademhosseini, 2019, Biomaterials on p. 560-568

3D-printed ultra-robust surface-doped porous silicone sensors for wearable biomonitoring

Elham Davoodi, Hossein Montazerian, Reihaneh Haghniaz, Armin Rashidi, Samad Ahadian, Amir Sheikhi, Jun Chen, Ali Khademhosseini, Abbas S. Milani, Mina Hoorfar, Ehsan Toyserkani, 2020, ACS Nano on p. 1520-1532