- Nanoscale engineering: Nanoencapsulation of bioactive components for controlled drug release and food applications
- Process development: Microwave heating, supercritical fluid extraction and microwave extraction of bioactive components from plants
- Mathematical modeling: Numerical modeling of bioprocesses involving multiphysics phenomena
Graduate Program Coordinator
Sabliov, C. M. and C. E. Astete. Polymeric nanoparticles with applications. In: Nano- and micro-scale vehicles for effective delivery of bioactive ingredients in functional foods. Editors: C. M. Sabliov, H. Chen and R. Yada. Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell.
Sabliov, C. M., D. Moldovan, B. Novak, T. Borel and M. Whaley. Cellular fate of delivery systems and entrapped bioactives. In: Nano- and micro-scale vehicles for effective delivery of bioactive ingredients in functional foods. Editors: C. M. Sabliov, H. Chen and R. Yada. Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell.
Sabliov, C. M. and C. E. Astete. 2008. Chapter 17: Encapsulation and controlled release of antioxidants and vitamins via polymeric nanoparticles. In Delivery and controlled release of bioactives in foods and nutraceuticals (Ed. N. Garti). Woodhead Publishing. ISBN 9781845691455.
Articles In Refereed Journals
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Li, J.* and C. M. Sabliov^. 2013. PLA/PLGA nanoparticles for delivery of drugs across the blood-brain barrier. Nanotechnology Reviews. Volume 0, Issue 0, Pages 1–18, ISSN (Online) 2191-9097, ISSN (Print) 2191-9089, DOI: 10.1515/ntrev-2012-0084.
Simon*, L. and C. M. Sabliov^. 2013. Time analysis of poly(lactic-co-glycolic) acid nanoparticle uptake by major organs following acute intravenous and oral administration in mice and rats. Invited paper. Journal of Industrial Biotechnology9(1): 19-23.
Astete*, C. E., D. Dolliver, M. Whaley*, L. Khachatryan, C. M. Sabliov^. 2011. Antioxidant PLGA nanoparticles made with novel alpha-tocopherol-ascorbic acid surfactant. ACS Nanotechnology 27;5(12):9313-25.
Patel*, N., K, Damann, C. Leonardi, and C. M. Sabliov^. 2011. Size dependency of poly(lactic-co-glycolic) acid nanoparticle uptake and antifungal activity against Aspergillus flavus. Nanomedicine Vol. 6, No. 9, Pages 1381-1395.
Murugeshu*, A., C. E. Astete, C. Leonardi, and C. M. Sabliov^. 2011. Chitosan/PLGA particles for controlled release of alpha-tocopherol in the gastrointestinal tract via oral administration. Nanomedicine Vol. 6, No. 9, Pages 1513-1528.
Salvi*, D., D. Boldor, G. M. Aita, and C. M. Sabliov^. 2011. COMSOL Multiphysics Model for Continuous Flow Microwave Heating of Liquids. Journal of Food Engineering 104(3): 422-429.
Bordelon#, C. M. Sabliov, A. Biris and T. W. Monroe^. 2011. Characterization of pDNA location within Chitosan/PLGA-pDNA complexes designed for gene delivery. Special Issue on ‘Pharmaceutical Applications of Polymeric Nanomaterials’. Journal of Nanomaterials. 1-9.
Chandler#, P., C. E. Astete*, and C. M. Sabliov^. 2010. Stability of beta-carotene entrapped in Ca2+ crosslinked alginic acid nanoparticles. Agro FOOD Industry High-tech Special Issue on Natural Colours September/October. 21(5): 24-28.
Patel*, N., K, Damann, C. Leonardi, and C. M. Sabliov^. 2010. Itraconazole Loaded Poly(lactic-co-glycolic) Acid Nanoparticles for Improved Antifungal Activity. Nanomedicine 5(7).
Ganea*, G. M., S. O. Fakayode&, J. Losso, C. F. van Nostrum, C. M. Sabliov and I. M. Warner. 2010. Delivery of phytochemical thymoquinone using molecular micelle modified poly(D, L lactide-co-glycolide) (PLGA) nanoparticles. Nanotechnology21(28):285104.
Astete*, C. E., C. M. Sabliov^, F. Watanabe, and A. Biris. 2009. Ca2+ crosslinked alginic acid nanoparticles for solubilization of lipophilic natural colorants. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 57(16): 7505–7512.
Post Doctorate, Food Science, North Carolina State University
Ph.D., Food Sci./Bio. & Ag. Eng., North Carolina State University
M.S., Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University
M.S., Agricultural Engineering, University of Missouri-Columbia
B.S., Food Technology, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania