Yevhen Fatieiev

PhD Students

Ph.D. (2017)


Research Interest

  • Self-assembly of plasmonic superstructures;
  • Hybrid organic/inorganic organosilica nanoparticles for biomedical applications;
  • Magnetic nanoparticles for controlled release and delivery;

Selected Publications

  • Croissant, J.; Fatieiev, Y.; Khashab, N. M. Mesoporous Silica and Organosilica Nanoparticles: Physical Chemistry, Biosafety, Delivery Strategies, and Biomedical Applications. Adv. Healthcare Mater. 2017, DOI: adhm.201700831.
  • Croissant, J. G.; Fatieiev, Y.; Khashab, N. M. Degradability and Clearance of Silicon, Organosilica, Silsesquioxane, Silica Mixed Oxide, and Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles. Adv. Mater. 2017, 29, 1604634. Front Cover.
  • Fatieiev, Y.; Croissant, J.; Alamoudi, K.; Khashab, N. Cellular Internalization and Biocompatibility of Periodic Mesoporous Organosilica Nanoparticles with Tunable Morphologies: from Nanospheres to Nanowires. ChemPlusChem 2017, DOI: 10.1002/cplu.201600560. Inside Cover.
  • Croissant, J.; Fatieiev, Y.; Julfakyan, K.; Lu, J.; Emwas, A.; Anjum, D.; Omar, H.; Tamanoi, F.; Zink, J.; Khashab, N. M. Biodegradable Oxamide-Phenylene-Based Mesoporous Organosilica Nanoparticles with Unprecedented Drug Payloads for Delivery in Cells. Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 14806–14811. Frontispiece.
  • Fatieiev, Y.; Croissant, J.; Alsaiari, S.; Moosa, B. A.; Anjum, D. H.; Khashab, N. M. Photoresponsive Bridged Silsesquioxane Nanoparticles with Tunable Morphology for Light-Triggered Plasmid DNA Delivery. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2015, 7, 24993-24997. Front Cover.
  • Fatieiev, Y.; Croissant, J.; Julfakyan, K.; Deng, L.; Anjum, D.H.; Gurinov, A.; Khashab, N.M. Enzymatically Degradable Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Bridged Silsesquioxane Nanoparticles for In-Vitro Imaging.Nanoscae 2015, 7, 15046-15050. Front Cover.


  • 2017:  Ph.D. in Chemical Science, King Abdulla University of Science and Technology (KAUST), KSA
  • 2013:  M.S. in Inorganic Chemistry, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine  
  • 2011:  B.S. in Inorganic Chemistry, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine


  • 2017-Participant of the 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
  • 2013-2017:  KAUST Scholarship

KAUST Affiliations

  • Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center (AMPM)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)