Javier M. Abbas

He graduated in Chemical Sciences in 2015, in the Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences (FCEyN) of the Buenos Aires University (UBA). Between 2013 and 2014, he carried out reseach tasks in Gerardo Burton's lab under Adriana Veleiro and Alberto Ghini's direction, working in steroid hormones synthesis. From 2013 to 2016, he was part of the teaching staff of the Organic Chemistry Department in the FCEyN. Since 2016 he is a PhD student of UBA under the direction of Carla C. Spagnuolo and Alejandro Wolosiuk. His research thesis focuses on the synthesis of new fluorescent dyes with enhaced photostability and their combination with silica nanoparticules for the construction of fluorescent probes. Furthermore, he is part of the teaching staff of the chemistry assingment in the CBC of UBA.