Dr Zahra Garkani Nejad

Contacts information

 Email

z_garkani@uk.ac.ir

 Address

Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Shahid Bahonar University

Educations

 Sharif University of Technology

Doctoral Degree Analytical Chemistry ,

 Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman

Master's Degree Analytical Chemistry ,

 Shiraz University

Bachelor's Degree Chemistry ,

Honors and awards

 Best Researcher in the Vali-e-Asr University

2010

 Best Researcher in the faculty of science, Vali-e-Asr University

2009

 Best Researcher in the faculty of science, Vali-e-Asr University

2007

 Best teacher in the chemistry department, Vali-e-Asr University

2007

 Best Research Project in the faculty of science, Vali-e-Asr University

2007

 Best Researcher in the chemistry department, Vali-e-Asr University

2007

Interests

 Chemometrics

 QSAR/QSPR studies

 Chemoinformatics

 Bioinformatics

 Pharmacoinformatics

 Computational Drug Design

 Multivariate Calibration

Publications

Journal papers

1. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Poshteh Shirani, Quantitative study of 13C chemical shifts of β-naphthalenes using 2D image approach and density functional theory computation

Iranian Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 2016

2. H. Barfeii, Z. Garkani-Nejad, A Comparative QSRR Study on Enantioseparation of Ethanol Ester Enantiomers in HPLC Using Multivariate Image Analysis, Quantum Mechanical and Structural

JOURNAL OF THE CHINESE CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 2016

3. Z. Garkani-Nejad, A. Ghanbari, Application of Support Vector Machine in QSAR Study of triazolyl thiophenes as cyclin dependent kinase-5 inhibitors for their anti-alzheimer activity

Indian Journal of Chemical Technology, 2016

4. E. Khaji, M. Karami, Z. Garkani-Nejad, 3D protein structure prediction using Imperialist Competitive algorithm and half sphere exposure prediction

Jounal of Theoretical Biology, 2016

5. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Shahhosseini, Prediction of the anti-cancer activity of spiro derivatives of parthenin based on molecular modeling methods and docking

Medicinal Chemistry Research, 2014

6. Z. Garkani-Nejad, F. Salehfard, APPLICATION OF MULTIVARIATE IMAGE ANALYSIS - QUANTITATIVE STRUCTURE TOXICITY RELATIONSHIP STUDY FOR MODELING THE TOXICITY OF PHENOL DERIVATIVES

J. Chil. Chem. Soc., 2013

7. Z. Garkani-Nejad, B. Ahmadi-Roudi, Investigating the role of weight update functions in developing

Canadian Journal of Chemistry, 2013

8. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Poshteh-Shirani, Prediction of antihypertensive activity of pyridazinone derivatives through multivariate image analysis applied to QSAR

Medicinal Chemistry Research, 2013

9. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Ahmadvand, Application of multivariate image analysis in modeling 13C-NMR chemical shifts of mono substituted pyridines

Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry, 2012

10. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Ahmadvand, Simultaneous estimation of stability constants of Mg, Ba, Ca, and Sr complexes using a small subset of molecular descriptors

Journal of Coordination Chemistry, 2011

11. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Poshteh-Shirani, Modeling of 13C chemical shifts of Benzene derivatives using RC-PC-ANN method: A comparative study between original molecular descriptors and multivariate image analysis

Canadian Journal of Chemistry, 2011

12. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Ahmadvand, Investigation of linear and nonlinear chemometrics methods in modeling of retention time of phenol derivatives based on molecular descriptors

Separation Science and Technology, 2011

13. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Ahmadvand, Comparative QSRR modeling of nitrobenzene derivatives based on original molecular descriptors and multivariate image analysis (MIA) descriptors

Chromatographia, 2011

14. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Poshteh-Shirani, Application of multivariate image analysis in QSPR study of 13C chemical shifts of naphthalene derivatives: A comparative study

Talanta, 2010

15. Z. Garkani-Nejad, H. Rashidi-Nodeh, Comparison of conventional artificial neural network and wavelet neural network in modeling the half-wave potential of aldehydes and ketones

Electro Chimica Acta, 2010

16. Z. Garkani-Nejad, B. Ahmadi-Roudi, Modeling the antileishmanial activity screening of 5-nitro-2-heterocyclic Benzylidene Hydrazides using different chemometrics methods

European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 2010

17. Z. Garkani-Nejad, Quantitative - structure retention relationship study of some phenol derivatives in gas chromatography

Journal of Chromatographic Science, 2010

18. Z. Garkani-Nejad, S. A. Seyedbagheri, Prediction of Electrophoretic Mobilities of Organic Acids Using Artificial Neural Networks with Three Different Training Functions

Chromatographia, 2010

19. Z. Garkani-Nejad, N. Jalili-Jahani, Modeling the Activity of 2-phenylnaphthalene Inhibitors Using Self trainingArtificial Neural Networks

Central european journal of chemistry, 2010

20. Z. Garkani-Nejad, F. Saneie, QSAR STUDY OF BENZIMIDAZOLE DERIVATIVES INHIBITION ON ESCHERICHIA COLI METHIONINE AMINOPEPTIDASE

Bull. Chem. Soc. Ethiopia, 2010

21. Z. Garkani-Nejad, Use of self-training artificial neural networks in QSRR study of a diverse set of organic compounds

Chromatographia, 2009

22. M. Jalali-Heravi, Z. Garkani-Nejad, A. Kyani, Quantitative structure retention relationships study of variety of compounds in reversed-phase liquid chromatography, A PLS-MLR-STANN approach

QSAR & Combinatorial Science, 2008

23. Z. Garkani-Nejad, K. Varmuza, M. Jalali-Heravi, ...., Prediction of gas chromatographic retention indices of a diverse set of toxicologically relevant compounds

Journal of chromatography A, 2004

24. M. Jalali-Heravi, Z. Garkani-Nejad, Prediction of electrophoretic mobility of alkyl- and alkenyl Pyridines in capillary electrophoresis

Journal of chromatography A, 2002

25. M. Jalali-Heravi, Z. Garkani-Nejad, Prediction of relative response factors for flame ionization and photoionization detection

Journal of chromatography A, 2002

26. M. Jalali-Heravi, Z. Garkani-Nejad, Use of self-training artificial neural networks in modeling relative retention times of different compounds

Journal of chromatography A, 2002

27. M. Jalali-Heravi, Z. Garkani-Nejad, Prediction of electrophoretic mobility of sulfonamides in capillary electrophoresis

Journal of chromatography A, 2001

28. M. Jalali-Heravi, Z. Garkani-Nejad, Prediction of gas chromatographic retention indices of some benzene derivatives

Journal of chromatography, 1993

Conference papers

1. Afsaneh Mousapour, Zahra Garkani-Nejad, Molecular docking and QSAR studies on a novel series of 1-aryl-3,4-substituted-1H-pyrazol-5-ol derivatives as anti-prostate cancer drugs

2nd middle ist 7th Iranian conference, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, 2017

2. Maryam Tadayon, Zahra Garkani-nejad, Quantitative structure activity relationship using genetic algorithm - enhancement replacement as powerful variable selection tool and docking studies of acylideneoxoindole derivatives as inhibitors of human transglutaminase

2nd middle ist 7th Iranian conference, Kerman University of Medical Science, 2017

3. Z. Garkani-Nejad, F. Khatamgoo, Study of Antimicrobial Activities of Ionic Liquids

14th National Chemistry Conference of Payame Noor University, Ilam University, 2017

4. Hamideh Barfeii, Zahra Garkani-Nejad, Application of genetic algorithm for pixel selection in prediction of enantioseparation of some new 1-(2-Naphthyl)-1-ethanol ester derivatives as anticonvulsant and antimicrobial agents

First Medicinal Chemistry Conference, Kermanshah University of Medical Science, 2016

5. Maryam Tadayon, Zahra Garkani-Nejad, Prediction of anti-cancer activity of semicarbazide and carbamoylcarbazide derivatives

First Medicinal Chemistry Conference, Kermanshah University of Medical Science, 2016

6. Mahnaz Akrami , Zahra Garkani-Nejad, Study of human prostate anticancer activity of novel arylpiperazines using genetic algorithm and adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system

5th Iranian Biennial Chemometrics Seminar, University of Tehran, 2015

7. Zahra Garkani-Nejad, Study of anti-cancer activity of parthenin derivatives using support vector regression and molecular docking

5th Iranian Biennial Chemometrics Seminar, University of Tehran, 2015

8. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Poshteh-Shirani, Application of multivariate image analysis in QSPR study of 13C chemical shifts of B-naphthalene derivatives

20th Iranian Seminar of Analytical Chemistry, Isfahan University of Thechnology, 2014

9. Z. Garkani-Nejad, E. Yazdizadeh-Ravari, Prediction of anti-hypertensive activity of non-urea inhibitors of soluble epoxide hydrolase

The 16th Iranian Chemistry Congress, Yazd university, 2013

10. Z. Garkani-Nejad, Khadijeh Anjomshoa, Prediction of anti-cancer activity of a series of curcumin-related compounds

The 16th Iranian Chemistry Congress, Yazd university, 2013

11. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Shahhosseini, Application of support vector machine in QSAR study of anti-cancer activity of spiro derivatives of parthenin

19th Iranian Seminar of Analytical Chemistry, Mashhad university, 2013

12. Z. Garkani-Nejad, A. Ghanbari, 3D-QSAR study of triazolyl thiophene derivatives as a series of cdk5/p25 inhibitors

19th Iranian Seminar of Analytical Chemistry, Mashhad university, 2013

13. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Shahhosseini, Study of activity of spiro derivatives of parthenin as novel anti-cancer agents

19th Iranian Seminar on organic Chemistry, Vali-e-Asr university, 2012

14. Z. Garkani-Nejad, A. Ghanbari, Study of anti-alzheimer activity of a series of triazolyl thiophene

19th Iranian Seminar on organic Chemistry, Vali-e-Asr university, 2012

15. Z. Garkani-Nejad, B. Ahmadi-Roudi, Quantitative structure-activity relationship study of new anti-tuberculosis agents derived from oxazoline benzyl esters

The 15th Iranian Chemistry Congress, Hamedan university, 2011

16. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Ahmadvand, ESTIMATION OF STABILITY CONSTANT OF ALKALINE EARTH METAL COMPLEXES USING MOLECULAR DESCRIPTORS

ICOPIC 2011, Chennai, India, 2011

17. Z. Garkani-Nejad, H. Kazemian, Quantitative structure-λmax relationship study on steroid hormones and other steroidal synthetics using MLR, PLS and ANN methods

18th Iranian Seminar of Analytical Chemistry, Sistan Balouchestan University, 2011

18. Z. Garkani-Nejad, H. Kazemian, Calculation of λmax of naphthoquinone derivatives in various solvents using linear and nonlinear methods

18th Iranian Seminar of Analytical Chemistry, Sistan Balouchestan University, 2011

19. Z. Garkani-Nejad, M. Poshteh-Shirani, A. Darehkordi, QSPR study of 13C-NMR chemical shifts of benzene derivatives using a simple set of descriptors

18th Iranian Seminar of Analytical Chemistry, Sistan Balouchestan University, 2011

20. , Chemometrics study of new anti-tuberculosis agents derived from 4-quinolyl hydrazone

3rd Iranian Biennial of Chemometrics, Tabriz University, 2011

21. , QSAR analysis of substituted 2-phenyl-2H-indazole-7-carboxamides as potent poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitors

3rd Iranian Biennial of Chemometrics, Tabriz University, 2011

Students

Phd

Current students

 Hamideh Barfeii

 Maryam Tadayon

 Hossein Safari

Master

Current students

 Fateme Khatamgoo

 Sanaz Rezazadeh

Past students

 Afsane Mousapour

 Mahnaz Akrami

 Zeynab Afshar

 Hassan Kazemian

 Ehsan Yazdizadeh Ravari

 Khadijeh Anjomshoa

 Abouzar Ghanbari

 Mehri Shahhosseini

 Reza Amirzadeh

 Mahboubeh Jabbari

 Fathiyeh Salehfard

 Marziyeh Poshteh Shirani

 Mohammad Ahmadvand

 Abolfazl Bemani

 Seyed Ali Seyedbagheri

 Noushin Parizi

 Hamid Rashidi-Nodeh

 Behzad Ahmadi-Roudi

 Naser Jalili-Jahani

 Fereshteh Saneie