Phuong Hoang

PhD Students

Ph.D. (2019)​​


Research Interest

Optical sensor design and fabrication, using plasmonic nanostructures to enhance Raman signal for sensitive and selective detection of chemical and biological compounds.

Selected Publications

  • Arnaud Chaix,; Georges Mouchaham,; Aleksander Shkurenko,; Phuong Hoang,; Basem Moosa,; Prashant M. Bhatt,; Karim AdilKhaled N. Salama,; Mohamed Eddaoudi,; Niveen M. Khashab, Trianglamine-Based Supramolecular Organic Framework with Permanent Intrinsic Porosity and Tunable Selectivity. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 20181404414571-14575
  • Phuong Hoang,; Niveen M. Khashab, Barcoding Amino Acids for Mutation Screening in Amyloid Beta Peptides, Small Methods, 2019​
  • ​Chen, Y.; Tao, J.; Hammami, M.A.; Hoang, P.; Khashab, N.M., Self-Assembly of Single-Crystal Silver Micro-Flakes on Reduced Graphene Oxide and Their Use in Ultrasensitive Sensors. Adv. Mater. Interfaces 2016, 3, 1500658
  • Hoang, P.; Khashab, N. M. Non-Resonant Large Format SERS Substrates for Selective Detection and Quantification of Xylene Isomers. Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 1994−1998


  • 2014 - Present: M.S./PhD, Department of Chemical Sciences, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, KSA
  • 2010-2014: BS Chemical Engineer and BS Chemistry, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • ACS, SPE, Engineers Without Borders, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Beta Kappa

KAUST Affiliations

  • Advanced Membrane & Porous Materials (AMPM)
  • Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)