Presentations

GGC undergraduate co-authors are underlined; HS student co-authors are italicized.

2020

167. Miller, J.; Farre, S.; Mallia, A. “Preparation, self-assembly and gelation studies of tyramine based alkanamides and N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)alkanamides as low molecular mass gelators”, 15th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium (Virtual), September 25, 2020. Best Presentation Award Winner at the symposium.

166. Aniekwe, A.; Ndiaye, S.; Sawyer, T.; Forlemu, N.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, characterization, gelation, and DNA binding molecular docking studies of 9-aminoacridine derivatives”, 15th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium (Virtual), September 25, 2020. Winner of the 2nd best presentation at the symposium.

165. Suazo, J.; Mallia, A. “Preparation and thermal properties of chiral deep eutectic solvents based on naturally occurring amino acids”, 15th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium (Virtual), September 25, 2020.

164. Bonsu, L.; Armes, J.-P.; Mwongela, S.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, critical micellar concentration, and molecular gelation studies of metal deoxycholates”, 15th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium (Virtual), September 25, 2020.

163. Manovacia Moreno, N. P. ; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Reactions of ninhydrin with fluorinated anilines using conventional and microwave assisted techniques and characterization of the products”, 15th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium (Virtual), September 25, 2020.

162. Manovacia Moreno, N. P. ; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Comparison of microwave assisted and conventional reactions of ninhydrin with fluorinated anilines”, 260th American Chemical Society virtual national meeting and exposition, August 17-20, 2020.

161. Li, J. ; Lee, E.; Mallia, A. “Preparation and gelation studies of anthraquinonylalkanamide based low molecular mass gelators and binding studies with DNA”, 260th American Chemical Society virtual national meeting and exposition, August 17-20, 2020.

160. Mallia, A. Self-assembly, mechanical and thermal properties of molecular gels derived from simply structured molecules as low molecular mass gelators” , 259th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, March 22-26, 2020, Philadelphia, PA.

159.  Pursell, D. P.;  Mallia, A.; Park, S. H.; Khan, N.; Calina, E.; Bourdeau,C.; Kadima, L.Biofuel synthesis from campus dining operations waste oil and grease using DES: characterization and combustion analysis “ 259th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, March 22-26, 2020, Philadelphia, PA.

158.  Ndiaye, S.; Forlemu, N.; Mallia,  A.  “Preparation, gelation and DNA binding studies of N-(acridin-9-yl)alkanamides as low molecular mass gelators” 259th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, March 22-26, 2020, Philadelphia, PA.

157.  Lee, E.; Dairo, T.;  Mallia,  A.  “Synthesis, self-assembly, gelation studies of anthraquinonylalkanamides based low molecular mass gelators” 259th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, March 22-26, 2020, Philadelphia, PA.

2019

156. Lainez, J. ; Forlemu, N.; Gluick, T.; Mallia, A. “Preparation of 3β-cholesteryl N-(9-acridinyl)carbamate and aggregation studies with DNA” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 21, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

155. Akande, C.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Preparation of indanone based chalcone derivatives” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 21, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

154. Manovacia Moreno, N. P. ; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Reactions of ninhydrin with fluorinated amines” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 21, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

153.Lee, E..;  Mallia, A. “Synthesis, and studies of anthraquinonyl alkanamides based low molecular massgelators” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 21, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

152. Sawyer, T.; Linez, J. Forlemu, N. Y.; Gluick, T.; Mallia, A. “Preparation, thermal properties and gelation studies of 3β-cholesteryl N-(9-acridinyl) carbamate as low molecular mass gelators.” The third American Chemical Society Georgia Research Symposium, October 26, 2019, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA.

151. Lee, E.; Dairo, T.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and gelation studies of anthraquinonyl alkanamides as low molecular mass gelators.” The third American Chemical Society Georgia Research Symposium, October 26, 2019, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA.

150. Encarnacion-Thomas, E.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and Crystal Structure Analysis of Indenochalcones Using Green Chemistry” The third American Chemical Society Georgia Research Symposium, October 26, 2019, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA.

149. Mallia, A. “Project SEED program at Georgia Gwinnett College: Successfully organizing Project SEED at a primarily undergraduate institution.” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

148. Kim, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and studies of N-(phenylalkyl)octadecanamides as low molecular mass gelators” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

147. Suazo J.; Mallia, A. “Preparation and characterization of deep eutectic solvents based on amino acids” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

146. Landaverde, C.; Farre, S.;  Mallia, A. “Preparation, self-assembly and gelation studies of N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)alkanamides as low molecular mass gelators” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

145. Ndiaye, S.; Mallia, A.Synthesis, characterization and gelation studies of N-(acridin-9-yl)alkanamides based low molecular mass gelators” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

144. Lee, E.; Dairo, T.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, thermal properties and gelation studies of anthraquinonylalkanamides as low molecular mass gelators” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

143. Sloop, J.; Mallia, A.Synthesis and study of polyfunctional and fused-ring heterocycles: Research progress at Georgia Gwinnett College” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

142. Tirmizi, I.; Mallia, A.;  Pursell, D. P. “Preparation of Biodiesel using a DES.” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

141. Sawyer, T.; Linez, J. Forlemu, N. Y.; Gluick, T.; Mallia, A. “Preparation, thermal properties and gelation studies of 3β-cholesteryl N-(9-acridinyl) carbamate as low molecular mass gelator and aggregation studies with DNA.” The 71st south east regional meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS), October 20-23, Savannah, GA.

140. Mwongela, S.; Mallia, A.; Anfuso, C.; Park, S.; Li, X.; Huang, W.; Simmons, R.; Rudd, G.; Guan, S.; Kirberger, M.; Zimmermann, K.;  Khan, N. “Analytical instrumentation learning community.” Research on Teaching and Learning Summit, October 18, 2019, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA.

139. Lee, E.; Dairo, T.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and gelation studies of anthraquinonyl alkanamides as low molecular mass gelators.” 14th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium, September 20, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

138. Encarnacion-Thomas, E.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and Crystal Structure Analysis of Indenochalcones Using Green Chemistry.” 14th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium, September 20, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

137. Kim, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, Characterization and Gelation Studies of N-(phenylalkyl)octadecanamides as Low Molecular-Mass Gelators.” 14th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium, September 20, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

136. Suazo, J.; Mallia, A. “Preparation and Studies and Thermal Properties of Choline Chloride Based Deep Eutectic Solvents and Molecular Gels Based on Ammonium Alkanoates.” 14th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium, September 20, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

135. Tirmizi, I.; Mallia, A.; Pursell, D. P. “Preparation of Biodiesel using a DES.” 14th Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium, September 20, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

134. Suazo J.; Mallia, A. “Design and studies of deep eutectic solvents and molecular gels” 258th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, August 25-29, 2019, San Diego, CA.

133. Kim, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, characterization and gelation Studies of N-(phenylalkyl)octadecanamides as Low Molecular-Mass Gelators” 258th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, August 25-29, 2019, San Diego, CA.

132. Mallia, A. Kanemitsu, K.; Kim, J. “Structure property correlations, gelation, mechanical and thermal properties of molecular gels derived from N-phenyloctadecanamides and N-(phenylalkyl)octadecanmides as molecular gelators” 258th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, August 25-29, 2019, San Diego, CA.

131. Encarnacion-Thomas, E.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Solvent less synthesis of indenochalcone analogues, characterization and molecular structure analysis” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), April 25, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

130. Sawyer, T.; Forlemu, N.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, self-assembly, gelation and computational studies of pyridine and acridine based cholesteryl carbamates” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), April 25, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

129. Farre, S.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, gelation and structure property relationship studies of N- (4-hydroxyphenyl)alkanamides as low molecular mass gelators” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), April 25, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

128. Ndiaye, S.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and characterization of N- (acridin-9-yl)alkanamides” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), April 25, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

127. Patel, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, characterization and gelation studies of N- (hydroxyalkyl)alkanamides as molecular gelators” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), April 25, 2019, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

126. Encarnacion-Thomas, E.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and Crystal Structure Analysis of Indenochalcones Using Green Chemistry” April 9, 2019, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA..

125. Ndiaye, S..; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and characterization of N-(acridin-9-yl)alkanamides” April 9, 2019, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

124. Sawyer, T.; Forlemu, N.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, gelation and computational studies of pyridine and acridine based cholesteryl carbamates” April 9, 2019, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

123. Farre, S.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, characterization and gelation studies of N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)alkanamides” April 9, 2019, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

122. Patel, J..;Mallia, A. “Synthesis, characterization and gelation studies of N-(hydroxyalkyl)alkanamides” April 9, 2019, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

121. Mallia, A.; Sloop, J.; Pennington, R.; “Design of organic chemistry laboratory based on green chemistry principles at a 4 year public college” 23rd Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference and 9th International Conference on Green and Sustainable Chemistry, June 11 – 13, 2019, Reston, VA.

120. Onodipe, G. ; Cottrell-Yongye, A. ; Mallia, A. ; Robbins, M. ; Howse, T. ; Ayuninjam, G. ; Curry-Savage, J. ; Harmon, H. ;  Shellman, C. “Growth of pedagogical practice in flipped classrooms through the benefit of an active multidisciplinary FLC” University System Georgia Teaching and Learning Conference , April 11-12, 2019,  Athens,  GA.

119.  Sawyer, T.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly, thermal properties and gelation studies of acridine based cholesteryl carbamate as low molecular mass gelators” 257th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, March 31-April 4, 2019, Orlando, FL.

118. Forlemu, N.; Mallia, A.; Mwongela, S. “Do Cyclotides aggregate with lipid bilayers; Experimental and computational characterization of the interaction between cyclotide, cyclotide mimetics and lipid bilayers.” 257th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, March 31-April 4, 2019, Orlando, FL.

117. Patel, J.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly and gelation studies of N-(hydroxyalkyl)octadecanamides based simply structured low molecular mass gelators” 2019 Annual Meeting of the Georgia Academy of Science, March 15-16, 2019, University of North Georgia, Gainesville, GA.

116. Sawyer, T.; Mallia, A. “Preparation, thermal properties, self-assembly and gelation studies of acridine linked cholesteryl carbamate” 2019 Annual Meeting of the Georgia Academy of Science, March 15-16, 2019, University of North Georgia, Gainesville, GA.

2018

115. Encarnacion-Thomas, E.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Procedure and characterization of indanone derivatives using green chemistry” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 29, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

114. Sawyer, T.; Mallia, A. “Preparation and thermal properties of pyridine and acridine based cholesterylcarbamates” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 29, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

113. Patel, J.; Mallia, A. “Gelation studies of N-(hydroxyalkyl)octadecanamides as low molecular mass gelators” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 29, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

112. Del Risco, K.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and characterization of N-(acridin-9-yl) stearamide” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 29, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

111. Mallia, A. “Effect of Lerner logs on student’s motivation, learning strategies and self-regulation skills in partially flipped organic chemistry classroom at a 4-year public college” The 70th southeast regional meeting of American Chemical Society, October 29-November 3, 2018, Augusta, GA.

110. Kim, J.: Galinat, K..; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and studies of N-(phenylalkyl)octadecanamides as low molecular-mass gelators” The 70th southeast regional meeting of American Chemical Society, October 29-November 3, 2018,  Augusta, GA.

109. Mallia, A. “Establishing an effective ACS Project SEED program” The 70th southeast regional meeting of American Chemical Society, October 29-November 3, 2018,  Augusta, GA.

108. Suazo, J.: Gyamfi, G.; Mallia, A. “Design and studies of deep eutectic solvents” The 70th southeast regional meeting of American Chemical Society,  October 29-November 3, 2018,  Augusta, GA.

107. Galinat, K.; Mallia, A. “Gelation and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on N-phenyloctadecanamides as low molecular mass gelators.”, American Chemical Society Georgia Section Research Symposium, October 27, 2018, Kennesaw State University, GA.

106. Sawyer, T.; Mallia, A. “Preparation, characterization and thermal properties of pyridine and acridine based cholesterylcarbamates” American Chemical Society Georgia Section Research Symposium, October 27, 2018, Kennesaw State University, GA.

105. Suazo, J.: Mallia, A.; Gyamfi, G. “Design and studies of amino acids based chiral deep eutectic solvents”  American Chemical Society Georgia Section Research Symposium, October 27, 2018, Kennesaw State University, GA.

104. Robbins, M.; Cottrell-Yongye, A.;  Mallia, A.;  Onodipe, G.; Ayuninjam, G.;  Curry-Savage, J.; Harmon, H.; Howse, T.; Shellman, C. “Implementing a Self-Regulated Learning Strategy in Multidisciplinary Flipped Classrooms: SoTL Outcomes and Reflections”  Research on Teaching and Learning Summit (RoTL) Summit, October 12, 2018,  Kennesaw state University, GA.

103. Mallia, A. “Structural correlations, self -assembly and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels prepared from simply structured gelators” Invited talk, October 11, 2018, School of Pharmacy,  Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Suwanee, GA.

102. Sawyer, T.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and characterization pyridine and acridine based cholesterylcarbamates” 13th Herty Medal Undergraduate Research Symposium, September 21, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

101. Patel, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and gelation studies of N-(hydroxyalkyl)octadecanamides as low molecular mass gelators” 13th Herty Medal Undergraduate Research Symposium September 21, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

100. Zerin, F.; G. Kim, Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Structure property correlation and gelation studies of ninhydrin based unnatural amino acids as low molecular mass gelators.” 13th Herty Medal Undergraduate Research Symposium, September 21, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

99. Kim, J.: Galinat, K..; Mallia, A. “N-(phenylalkyl)octadecanamides based ambidextrous molecular gelators” 13th Herty Medal Undergraduate Research Symposium  September 21, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA.

98. Suazo, J.: Gyamfi, G.; Mallia, A. “Amino acid based deep eutectic solvents” 13th Herty Medal Undergraduate Research Symposium  September 21, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College, GA..

97. Mallia, A. “Effectiveness of the self-regulation skills in a partially flipped organic chemistry classroom-using learner logs at a 4-year public college”  256th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition,  August 19-23, 2018,  Boston, MA.

96.  Zerin, F.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, self-assembly and gelation studies of ninhydrin based unnatural a-amino acids as low molecular mass gelators.”256th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition August 19-23, 2018, Boston, MA.

95. Kim, J.: Galinat, K..; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and studies of N-(phenylalkyl)octadecanamides as low molecular-mass gelators”  256th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition,  August 19-23, 2018,  Boston, MA.

94. Mallia, A.; Galinat, K.; Dill, C. “Comparison of structure-property relationship of molecular gels prepared from simply structured alkanoic acid derivatives as efficient ambidextrous gelators”  256th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition August 19-23, 2018,  Boston, MA.

93. Suazo, J.: Gyamfi, G.; Mallia, A. “Design and studies of deep eutectic solvents”  256th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition,  August 19-23, 2018,  Boston, MA.

92. Masha, M.; Mallia, A. “Design and studies of deep eutectic solvents” May 23, 2018, “The 11th Southeast Meeting on Soft Materials”, Atlanta, GA.

91. Zerin, F.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Design and synthesis of ninhydrin based unnatural α- amino acids” May 23, 2018, “The 11th Southeast Meeting on Soft Materials”, Atlanta, GA.

90. Cottrell-Yongye, A.;  Mallia, A.;  Onodipe, G.; Ayuninjam, G.;  Curry-Savage, J.; Harmon, H.; Howse, T.; Robbins, M.; Shellman, C. “Flipped learning FLC.” 2018 SST STEM symposium: Increasing student and faculty engagement through high-impact practices (HIPs), May 11, 2018, Marriott Evergreen Conference Resort, Stone Mountain, GA.

89. Mwongela, S.; Mallia, A.; Anfuso, C.; Park, S.; Li, X.; Huang, W.; Simmons, R.; Rudd, G.; Guan, S.; Kirberger, K.; Zimmermann, K.; Khan, N. “Analytical instrumentation faculty learning community.” 2018 SST STEM symposium: Increasing student and faculty engagement through high-impact practices (HIPs), May 11, 2018, Marriott Evergreen Conference Resort, Stone Mountain, GA.

88. Pennington,  R.; Anzovino, M. B.;  Mallia, A.; Park, S.;  Tsoi, M. Y.;  Sloop, J.;  “Expanding upon the organic chemistry II laboratory synthesis project.” 2018 SST STEM symposium: Increasing student and faculty engagement through high-impact practices (HIPs), May 11, 2018, Marriott Evergreen Conference Resort, Stone Mountain, GA.

87. Russell. J.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and studies of compounds from ninhydrin and hydroxyanilines” April 26, 2018, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE),  Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

86. Masha, M.; Mallia, A. “Design and studies of deep eutectic solvents” April 26, 2018, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

85. Dill, C.;  Mallia, A. “Synthesis and gelation studies of fatty acid metal salts as low molecular mass gelators” April 26, 2018, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE),  Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

84. Zerin, F.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Design and synthesis of ninhydrin based unnatural α- amino acids” April 26, 2018, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

83. Galinat, K.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly, gelation studies and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on N-phenyloctadecanamides as gelators”, April 26, 2018, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE),  Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

82. Zerin, F.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Design and synthesis of ninhydrin based unnatural α- amino acids” April 10, 2018, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

81. Russell. J.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and studies of compounds from ninhydrin and hydroxyanilines” April 10, 2018, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

80. Masha, M.; Mallia, A. “Design and studies of deep eutectic solvents” April 10, 2018, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

79. Dill, C.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and gelation studies of fatty acid metal salts as low molecular mass gelators” April 10, 2018, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

78. Galinat, K.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly, gelation studies and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on N-phenyloctadecanamides as gelators”, April 10, 2018, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

77. Onodipe, G.; Cottrell-Yongye, A.; Mallia, A. “Enhancing self-regulated learning skills in flipped classroom using learner logs  at a 4-year public college” University System of Georgia Teaching and Learning Conference, April 4 – 6, 2018,  UGA Hotel and Conference Center, Athens, GA.

76. Mallia, V. A; Matei, B.; Sultan, F. “Gelation studies and thixotropic properties of molecular gels based on ammonium alkanoates as low molecular mass gelators” 255th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition March 18 – 22, 2018, New Orleans, LA.

75. Anzovino, M.; Tsoi, M.; Mallia, V. A; Park, S.; Pennington, R.; Sloop, J. “Evaluating the Cognitive and Affective Impacts of a Synthesis Research Project in a Second-Semester Organic Chemistry Laboratory” 255th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition March 18 – 22, 2018, New Orleans, LA.

74. Dill, C.; Mathew, S.; Mallia, A. “A systematic study on the gelation properties of fatty Acid metal salts as low molecular mass gelators” 255th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition March 18 – 22, 2018,  New Orleans, LA.

73. Galinat, K.; Begovic, E.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly, gelation studies and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on N-phenyloctadecanamides as gelators” 255th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition March 18 – 22, 2018, New Orleans, LA.

72.  Cottrell-Yonge, A.; Mallia, A.; Ayuninjam, G.; Curry, J.; Harmon, H.; Howse, T.; Onodipe, G.; Robbins, M.; Shellman, C. “Do Learner Logs Enhance Self-Regulated Learning in the Flipped Classroom? A Study in Progress”. CTE Teaching and Learning Day, Georgia Gwinnett College, March 2018. Lawrenceville, GA.

2017

71. Russell. J.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and studies of compounds from ninhydrin and hydroxyanilines” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 30, 2017, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

70. Zerin, F.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Design and synthesis of ninhydrin based unnatural α- amino acids” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 30, 2017, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

69. Rafid, M. F.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis, characterization and gelation studies of N-(hydroxyalkyl)octadecanamides as molecular gelators” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 30, 2017, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

68. Dill, C.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis and gelation studies of fatty acid metal salts as low molecular mass gelators” Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 30, 2017,  Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

67. Galinat, K.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly, gelation studies and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on N-phenyloctadecanamides as gelators”, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), November 30, 2017, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

66. Mallia, V. A; Pursell, P. D.; Forlemu, N. Y. “Enhancing the STEM Pipeline by Engaging Underrepresented, Low-Income High School Students in Summer Research at a 4-year public college via ACS Project SEED” 2017 American Chemical Society Southeast Regional Meeting (SERMACS) November 7-11, 2017, Charlotte, NC.

65. Mallia, V. A; Matei, B.; Sultan, F. “Self-assembly, gelation studies and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on fatty acid based molecular gelators” 2017 American Chemical Society Southeast Regional Meeting (SERMACS) November 7-11, 2017, Charlotte, NC.

64. Galinat, K; Begovic, E.; Mallia, V. A. “Structure-property relationships and gelation studies of molecular gels based on phenylalkanamides as molecular gelators” 2017 American Chemical Society Southeast Regional Meeting (SERMACS) November 7-11, 2017, Charlotte, NC.

63. Sultan, F.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis of fatty acids based molecular gelators”. American Chemical Society, Georgia Section Research Symposium, October 17, 2017, Mercer University, Atlanta, Georgia.

62. Rhodes, C.; Sloop, J.: Mallia, A. “Design of pharmaceutically active soft materials: Synthesis and studies of novel polycyclic systems using ninhydrin and alkyloxyanilines” American Chemical Society-Georgia Section Research Symposium, October 17, 2017, Mercer University, Atlanta, Georgia.

61. Rafid, M.; Mallia, A. “Self assemby and gelation studies of simple steroidal molecular gelators” ” American Chemical Society-Georgia Section Research Symposium, October 17, 2017, Mercer University, Atlanta, Georgia.

60. Dill, C.; Mathew, S.; Mallia, A. “Gelation studies of fatty acid metal salts as low molecular mass gelators” American Chemical Society-Georgia Section Research Symposium , October 17, 2017, Mercer University, Atlanta, Georgia.

59. Zerin, F.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Synthesis of unnatural α-amino acids starting from ninhydrin” American Chemical Society-Georgia Section Research Symposium , October 17, 2017, Mercer University, Atlanta, Georgia.

58. Galinat, K.; Begovic, E.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly, gelation studies and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on N-phenyloctadecanamides as gelators” American Chemical Society-Georgia Section Research Symposium, October 17, 2017, Mercer University, Atlanta, Georgia.

57. Mallia, A. “Benefits of American Chemical Society” Invited talk on October 13, 2017 at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

56. Matei, B.; Mallia, A. “Mechanotropic and gelation studies of stearic acid based molecular gelators” October 1-3, 2017, Emory University STEM Research and Career Symposium, Atlanta, GA.

55. Galinat, K.; Begovic, E.; Mallia, A. “Self-assembly, gelation studies and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on N-phenyloctadecanamides as gelators” Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium (HMURS) September 8, 2017, Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia.

54. Mallia, A.; Matei, B. “Structure-property relationships and mechanotropic properties of molecular gels based on simple fatty acid based gelators.” 254th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition August 20-24, 2017, Washington, DC.

53. Zhang, M.; Li, J.: Zhang, Y.; Mallia, V. A. Weiss. R. G. “Gels with derivatives of alkanoic acids as gelators and their thixotropic, self-healing, and self-standing properties. 254th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition August 20-24, 2017, Washington, DC.

52. Pennington, R.; Mallia, A.; Tsoi, M. Y.;  Sloop, J.;  Anzovino, M. B.;  Park, S. “Expanding upon the organic chemistry II laboratory synthesis project.” 2017 SST STEM symposium:Back to Basics: Incorporating STEM Skills in the Curriculum, May 12, 2017,Marriott Evergreen Conference Resort, Stone Mountain, GA.

51. Zhang, M.; Li, J.: Zhang, Y.; Mallia, V. A. Weiss. R. G.  “Small, simple molecules yield gels with complex properties.” 14th Latin American conference on physical organic chemistry (CLAFQO-14) May 7- 11, 2017, Concón, Chile.

50. Matei, B.; Mallia, A. “Mechanotropic and gelation studies of stearic acid based molecular gelators” May 12, 2017, “The 10th Southeast Meeting on Soft Materials”, Atlanta, GA.

49. Rafid, M.; Mallia, A. “Self assemby and gelation studies of simple steroidal molecular gelators” May 12, 2017, “The 10th Southeast Meeting on Soft Materials”, Atlanta, GA.

48. Rhodes, C.; Sloop, J.: Mallia, A. “Design of pharmaceutically active soft materials: Synthesis and studies of novel polycyclic systems using ninhydrin and alkyloxyanilines” May 12, 2017, “The 10th Southeast Meeting on Soft Materials”, Atlanta, GA.

47. Matei, B.; Mallia, A. “Mechanotropic and gelation studies of stearic acid based molecular gelators” April 11, 2017, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA..

46. Rafid, M.; Mallia, A. “Self assemby and gelation studies of simple steroidal molecular gelators” April 11, 2017, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA..

45. Rhodes, C.; Sloop, J.: Mallia, A. “Design of pharmaceutically active soft materials: Synthesis and studies of novel polycyclic systems using ninhydrin and alkyloxyanilines” April 11, 2017, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

44. Kakadiya, B.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Design of pharmaceutically active molecules: Synthesis of functionalized indenopyrazolones” April 11, 2017, Science Technology and Research Show (STaRS), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

43. Matei, B.; Mallia, A. “Mechanotropic and gelation studies of stearic acid based molecular gelators” April 27, 2017, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

42. Rafid, M.; Mallia, A. “Self assemby and gelation studies of simple steroidal molecular gelators” April 27, 2017, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

41. Rhodes, C.; Sloop, J.: Mallia, A. “Design of pharmaceutically active soft materials: Synthesis and studies of novel polycyclic systems using ninhydrin and alkyloxyanilines” April 27, 2017, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

40. Kakadiya, B.; Sloop, J.; Mallia, A. “Design of pharmaceutically active molecules: Synthesis of functionalized indenopyrazolones” April 27, 2017, Creativity, research, engagement and the art transform everyone (CREATE), Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA.

Before joining Georgia Gwinnett College:

39. Mallia, V. A. Structure, morphology, and reversible mechanotropic properties of molecular gels derived from (R)-12-hydroxystearic acid as gelator 250th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition August 16-20, 2015, Boston, Massachusetts.

38. Mallia, V. A.; Weiss, R. G. Ionic and neutral derivatives of (R)-12-hydroxystearic acid: Structure, thixotropy, and conductivity. 247th American Chemical Society national meeting and exposition, March 16-20, 2014, Dallas, Texas.

37. Mallia, V. A. “How well do you know the world of chemistry?” chemistry educational talk at ACS Headquarters DC, June 12, 2014. (Organized by Chemical Society of Washington).

36. Mallia, V. A. “How well do you know the world of chemistry?” chemistry educational talk at ACS Headquarters DC, August 22, 2013. (Organized by Chemical Society of Washington).

35. Weiss, R. G.; Mallia, V. A.; Yu, T.; He, Y. Properties of new coagulants of crude oil. Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, January 21-23, 2013 Louisiana, New Orleans.

34. Mallia, V. A.; Weiss, R. G. Self-assembly and fibrillar structures of molecular gels derived from (R)-12-hydroxystearic acid as gelator. 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition – August 19-23, 2012, Philadelphia, PA.

33. Yu, T.; Mallia, V. A.; Farnsworth, T. W.; Weiss, R. G. Uptake and dispersion of petroleum products from water using (R)-N-alkyl-12-hydroxyoctadecylammonium salts and ammonium dithiocarbamates of amino-substituted polysiloxanes.11th International Biorelated Polymer Symposium and 243rd National Spring Meeting of the American Chemical-Society, March 25-29, 2012, San Diego, CA.

32. Mallia V. A.; Terech, P.; Weiss, R. G; Fibrillar structures and properties of hydro- and organo-gels using (R)-N-alkyl-12-hydroxyoctadecylammonium chlorides, renewable feed stocks derived from castor oil, as gelators. 15th Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference, June 21-24, 2011, DC.

31. Toro-Vazquez, J. F.; Morales-Rueda, J.; Mallia, V. A.; Weiss, R.G.Thermo-mechanical properties of amide derivatives of hydroxystearic acid and candelilla wax organogels. 102th American Oil Society Annual Meeting, May 1-4, 2011, Cincinnati, Ohio.

30. Mallia, V. A.; Terech, P.; Weiss, R. G. Comparison of fibrillar structures and properties of hydro- and organo-gels prepared from (R)-N-alkyl-12-hydroxyoctadecylammonium chlorides as efficient ambidextrous gelators. ACS 42nd Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting, May 21-24, 2011, MD.

29. Mallia, V. A.; Weiss, R. G. Efficient ambidextrous gelators of water and organic liquids based on N-alkyl ammonium chlorides derived from (R)-12-hydroxystearic acid, a renewable feedstock from castor oil.14th Annual green chemistry and engineering conference, June 21-24, 2010, DC.

28. Mallia, V. A.; Weiss, R. G. Ambidextrous gelators of water and organic solvents based on N-Alkyl-(R)-12-hydroxyoctadecyl ammonium chlorides. 6th Mid-atlantic soft matter workshop. June 13, 2010, DC, US.

27. Mallia, V. A.; Blair, D. L.; Weiss, R. G. Gelation and thixotropic properties of organogelators based on (R)-12-hydroxystearic acid derivatives. 5th Mid-atlantic soft matter workshop”, November 20, 2009, John Hopkins University, MD, US.

26. Mallia, V. A.; Blair, D. L.; Weiss, R. G. Design of gelators based on amine and amide derivatives of (R)-12-hydroxystearic acid, a renewable feedstock obtained from castor oil. 13th Annual green chemistry and engineering conference, June 23-25, 2009, College park MD, US.

25. Mallia, V. A.; Blair, D. L.; Weiss, R. G. Structure-property relationships and thixotropic properties of organogels based on amine and amide derivatives of (R)-12-hydroxyoctadecanoic acid. 238th American Chemical Society national meeting”, August 16-20, 2009, DC, US.

24. Mallia V. A. Design of glass-forming liquid crystals for photonic applications and in-situ preparation of metal nanoparticles. Naval research laboratory, December 2008, DC, US.

23. Mallia V. A.; R. G. Weiss. Design of nitrogen containing, low molecular-mass organogelators based on (R)-12-hydroxyoctadecanoic acid and the property of their organogels. 40th American Chemical Society Mid-Atlantic regional meeting, May 17-21, 2008, Queens, NY, US.

22. Mallia, V. A.; George, M.; Weiss, R. G. Synthesis and gelation studies of nitrogen-containing derivatives of 12-hydroxystearic acid. Summer school on polymeric and self-assembled gels, August 5-17, 2007, UCSB, US.

21. John, G.; Mallia, V. A.; Vemula , P. K.; Kumar, A.; Ajayan, P. Shape Selective Gold Nanoparticle Synthesis Using Different Liquid Crystalline Phases. Material Research Society Fall Meeting, November 26 – 30, 2007, Boston, Massachusetts.

20. Mallia, V. A. Design and studies of materials for electronic and photonic applications. BEAMCO, May 2006, Orlando, Florida, US.

19. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Chiral dimesogens for photonics applications: Novel light driven phase transitions and the effect of smectic cybotactic domains in controlling the chiral reflections. “11th International Topical Meeting on Optics of Liquid Crystals. October 02 – 07, 2005, Sand Key, Florida, US.

18. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Study of chiral dimesogens and their light driven phase transitions. Gordon Research Conferences on Liquid Crystals. June 19-24 2005, Colby-Sawyer College, New London, New Hampshire, US.

17. Akiyama, H.; Mallia V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Characterstics of cholesteric pitch induced by the addition of photoresponsive oligomer. Symposium for liquid crystal chemistry, June 14 2005, Osaka, Japan.

16. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Study of smectic inducers incorporated chiral dimesogens: Novel strategy for the better tuning of cholesteric pitch and light driven phase transitions. International symposium on molecular smart system. March 16-17 2005, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan.

15. Akiyama, H.; Mallia V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Photoresponsive azobenzene-functionalized polymeric materials for cholesteric reflection color recording and surface wettability control. International symposium on molecular smart system”, March 16-17, 2005, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan.

14. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Novel light driven phase transitions in chiral dimesogenic materials and the effect of smectic cybotactic domains in controlling the chiral reflections. International symposium on nano@micro: Innovations for Nanoarchitectonics. March 3-4, 2005, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan.

13. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Study of smectic inducers incorporated chiral dimesogens and their light driven phase transitions. The 12th International Symposium on Advanced Materials-Strategic Membrane Assemblies and Supramolecular Systems”,December 7-10, 2004, National Institute for Material Science, Tsukuba, Japan.

12. Davis, R.; Mallia, V. A.; Das, S.; Tamaoki, N. Butadienes as novel chromophores for color tuning of cholesteric glasses: influence of microscopic molecular reorganization within the helical super structure.m Japanese Chemical Society Liquid crystalline symposium. 2004, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

11. Narayan, G.; Antharjanam, P. K. S.; Mallia, V. A.; Das, S.; Paul, S.; Srinivas, O.; Jayaraman, N. Photoresponsive carbohydrate amphiphiles. Third Trivandrum International Symposium on Recent Trends in Photochemical Sciences, January 05-07, 2004, Regional Research Laboratory, Trivandrum, India.

10. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Photoswtichable glass-forming chiral dimesogens: photo-thermal modulation of microscopic disordering in helical super structure and optical properties. Eighth IUMRS International Conference on Advanced Materials” October 08 – 13, 2003, Yokohama, Japan.

9. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Photoresponsive vitrifiable chiral dimesogens: thermal, photo optical and glass forming properties. Sixth International Conference on Materials Chemistry, MC6: Frontiers and Interfaces” (Organized by Royal Society of Chemistry) July 29 – August 1, 2003, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England.

8. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Design, synthesis, thermal and photochemical properties of some azobenzene-cholesterol containing dimesogens. Japanese liquid crystalline society conference” October 14- 17, 2003, Aomori, Japan.

7. Mallia, V. A.; Tamaoki, N. Design of Chiral dimesogens as tools for photonics. The sixth AIST international symposium on photoreaction control and photo functional materials. October 29-31, 2003, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan.

6. Nakazawa, T.; Mallia, V. A.; Azumi, R.; Sakai, H.; Abe, N.; Tamaoki, N.; Matsumoto, M. Control of Photoreaction of Amphiphilic Spiropyran Langmuir Film by Heat Treatment. The sixth AIST international symposium on photoreaction control and photo functional materials. October 29-31, 2003, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan.

5. Nakazawa, T.; Mallia, V. A.; Azumi, R.; Sakai, H.; Abe, N.; Tamaoki, N.; Matsumoto, M. Hysteresis in photoresponsivity of spiropyran langmuir film. Photochemical conference 2003. November 22-24, 2003, Shimane, Japan.

4. Davis, R.; Mallia, V. A.; Das, S. Photoresponsive mesogens containing donor/acceptor-substituted butadienes. Fourth National Symposium in Chemistry. February, 01-03, 2002, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India.

3. Mallia, V. A.; Antharjanam, P. K. S.; Das, S.; Azopyridine containing photoactive liquid crystals.Recent trends in photochemical sciences. January 08-11, 2001, Regional Research Laboratory, Trivandrum, India.

2. Antharjanam, P. K. S.; Mallia, V. A.; Das, S.; Srinivas, O.; Jayaraman, N. Photoactive mesogenic sugars. Recent trends in photochemical sciences. January 08-11, 2001, Regional Research Laboratory, Trivandrum, India.

1. Mallia, V. A.; George, M.; Das, S. Photoswitchable liquid crystals. Seminar on ultrafast processes in biology, chemistry and physics. March 11-13, 1999, National Centre for Ultrafast Processes, University of Madras, Chennai, India.