Emir D. Rubi (rubie@bucmail.barry.edu)
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Graduated: Spring 2010 currently: Ph.D. program, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
Chemistry Major with Biochemistry Specialization/Biology Minor

Emir D. Rubi

Research Project:

Synthesis of Porous Alumina Monoliths for Applications in Microscale Liquid Chromatography

Publication:

Zajíčková, Z.; Rubi, E*; Švec, F. In-situ sol-gel preparation of porous alumina monoliths for chromatographic separations of adenosine phosphates. Journal of Chromatography A, 1218, 2011

Poster Presentations:

Zajickova, Z.; Rubi, E.*; Svec, F. In-situ sol-gel preparation of porous alumina monoliths for chromatographic separations of adenosine phosphates. Florida Annual Meeting and Exposition, American Chemical Society, Orlando, FL, May 12-14, 2011

Rubi, E.*; Zajickova, Z.; Svec, F. Preparation of Porous Alumina Monoliths for Separation of Phosphorylated Compounds. Department of Energy, SERCh Poster Competition in Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago, IL, November 14-15, 2010; CSEE Summer Interns Undergraduate Poster Session, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), Berkeley, CA August 11, 2010; conducted research at LBNL June-August 2010; submitted research paper to Journal of Undergraduate Research

Rubi, E.*; Zajickova, Z.; Svec, F. Alumina-based monolithic capillaries. ACS 239th National Meeting, Division of Chemical Education, San Francisco, CA, March 22, 2010; 2nd Annual STEM Research Symposium, Barry University, FL March 26, 2010 - 3rd place winning poster

Rubi, E.*; Narciso, V.*; Zajickova, Z.; Svec, F. In situ synthesis of monolithic alumina columns for applications in microscale liquid chromatography. 237th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Salt Lake City, Utah March 22-26, 2009; 1st Annual STEM Research Symposium, Barry University, FL, April 3, 2009; Department of Energy, SERCh Poster Competition, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, November 8-9, 2009

Rubi, E.*; Zajickova, Z.; Svec, F. Synthesis of porous alumina monoliths for applications in microscale liquid chromatography. 2008 DOE/LBNL Undergraduate Poster Session, Berkeley, CA, August 8, 2008; 2008 Science and Energy Research Challenge (SERCh) Poster Competition, Oak Ridge, TN November 9-10, 2008; Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), Orlando, FL, November 6-8, 2008 – one of 15 poster presentation awards in the chemistry category

Scholarship & Awards:

  • August 2008 - May 2010: Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) Grant, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL
  • May - August 2008: Faculty and Student Team Program Appointment, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA
  • January 2008: Barry University Merit Scholarship
  • 2004 - Present: USA Funds Access to Education Scholarship
  • 2003 - Present: Florida Bright Futures Scholarship
  • 2003 - 2006: Honors College Fellows Award, Miami Dade College
  • 2003 - 2006: Miami Dade FAITF Scholarship, Miami Dade College
  • 2003 - 2006: Dean's List, Miami Dade College
  • 2004 - 2006: Florida Promise Scholarship
  • December 2006: Commodore's List, B Co, 82nd CML BN, 3rd Chemical Brigade, Ft. Leonard Wood, MO