M.   J.  Uddin

Assistant Professor  

Office: ESCNE 3.348
Phone: (956) 665-7462
Email: mohammed.uddin@utrgv.edu

Dr. M. J. Uddin

PhD Materials Science BS Chem Engg, Polymer Science





Selected Publications


  • Jared Jaksik, Phong Tran, Veronica Galvez, Isaac Martinez, Ahmed Touhami, Henry Moore, Mohammed Uddin, "Advanced cotton fibers exhibit efficient photocatalytic self-cleaning and antimicrobial activity," Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology A: Chemistry 365, (2018): 77-85.

  • Glenn Grissom, Jared Jaksik, Ahmed Touhami, Henry Moore, Mohammed Uddin, "Three-dimensional carbon nanotube yarn based solid state solar cells with multiple sensitizers exhibit high energy conversion efficiency," Solar Energy 171, (2018): 16-22.

  • Jared Jaksik, Henry Moore, Tarek Trad, Okenwa Okoli, and Mohammed Uddin. "Nanostructured functional materials for advanced three-dimensional (3D) solar cells," Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 167, (April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2017): 121 - 132.

  • Phong Hoang, Sayeeda Aishee, Glenn Grissom, Ahmed Touhami, Henry Moore, and Mohammed Uddin. "Synthesis of low energy sensitive hybrid photovoltaic cells using carbon nanotubes: A 3D application device," MRS Advances 2, no. 14 (February 2017): 791–798.

  • Jin Yan and Mohammed Uddin. "3D Sensing Using Solid-state Wire-shaped Photovoltaic Sensor in TL-based Structural Health Monitoring," Triboluminescence – In Theory, Synthesis, and Applications. Springer, 12, 2016: 351-378.

  • Mohammed Uddin, Glenn Grissom, "Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) based multifunctional optoelectronic rod for efficient energy generation and transportation," Proc. Int. Con. Energy., 2016: 473658.

  • R Guduru, M Uddin, and Nazmul Islam. "Optimization of an Electrokinetic Orthogonal Electrode Pattern for Multifunctional System," IMECE, 8, 2016: 67446.

  • M McCrary-Dennis, MJ Uddin, O Okoli, "Synthesis and Characterization of Polystyrene Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposite for Utilization in the Displaced Foam Dispersion Methodology," Composites B: Engineering 98, (2016): 484-495.

  • D. Olawale, Mohammed Uddin, "Triboluminescent Sensors for Cement-based Composites, Theory, Synthesis, and Applications, ," Springer, 13, 2016: 379-310.

  • M Jasim Uddin, Glenn Grissom, Tarek Trad, Ahmed Touhami, Nazmul Islam, Jason Parsons, and H. Justin Moore. "Self-aligned carbon nanotubes yarns for multifunctional optoelectronic applications," Proceedings of the ASME , V010T13A032, no. IMECE2016-67441 November 2016: 5.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Yuanbing Mao. MRI: Acquisition of a Spark Plasma Sintering System for Functional Ceramics at Rio Grande Valley, Texas, NSF, $230,000.00 (September 2018 - August 2020)

  • Mohammed Uddin. Design Challenge Project Olfactory Delivery System (ODS) Development, NASA, $1,400.00 (February 1, 2016 - September 1, 2018)

  • Mohammed Uddin. Hazardous Radiation and Microbial Protective Integrated Multifunctional Fabrics for Advanced Personnel Protection under Uncontrolled Environment, Department of Defense, $125,000.00 (November 1, 2015 - January 16, 2017)

  • Mohammed Uddin. University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley Research Enhancement Initiatives, UT Rio Grande Valley, $50,000.00 (January 15, 2016 - January 15, 2017)

  • Karen Martirosyan. Acquisition of a Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) for Multidisciplinary Research, Teaching and Outreach in the Rio Grande Valley, Department of Defense, $450,000.00 (October 1, 2014 - December 1, 2015)

  • Mohammed Uddin. Design and Development of 3D power cell, UT innovative project initiative grant, UT Brownsville, $8,266.00 (June 1, 2014 - November 1, 2015)



Selected Presentations


  • Bahareh Azimi, Sereana Danti, Mohammed Uddin, "Development of piezoelectric ultrafine fibers for bone stimulation. ," 4th International Conference on Bio-based Polymers and Composites, Hungary (2018)

  • Jared Jaksik, Mohammed Uddin, "Advanced self-cleaning, radiation resistant, and antimicrobial textiles with integrated photovoltaic power generation," College of Science Graduate Symposium, UT, Edinburg, TX (2018)

  • Sereana Danti, Istak Hussain, Mohammed Uddin, "Fabrication of electrospun piezoelectric scaffolds for bone tissue engineering," TERMIS World Congress, Japan, Japan (2018)

  • Mohammed Uddin "Nanostructured Carbon Yarn Based Optoelectronic Rods for Efficient Energy Generation and Structural Protection," American Ceramic Society International Meeting, Vancouver, Canada (August 2018)

  • M Uddin, Jared Jaksik, "Three Dimensional Photovoltaic Microyarns with Efficient Optoelectronic Performance and Enhanced Exciton‐Hole Pair Separation," American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Annual Meeting, Indianpolis, IN (2017)

  • Richard Gonzalez, Mohammed Uddin, "Synthesis, characterization and in vitro cytotoxicity of Pt(acac)2-TiO2 nanomedicine," College of Medicine Symposium, UT, Edinburg, TX (2017)

  • Sayeeda Aishee, Margaret Cua, Mohammed Uddin, "Functionalized Carbon-Nano Yarn Photovoltaic Cells with Enhanced Productivity," College of Science High Scolar Program, UT, Edinburg, TX (2017)

  • Jared Jaksik, Mohammed Uddin, "Multifunctional Cotton Textile Fibers with Built-in Self-cleaning, Anti-microbial and Radiation Protective Properties," College of Science Symposium, UT, Edinburg, TX (2017)

  • Jared Jaksik, Mohammed Uddin, "Functional nanotextile fibers," UTSA College of Science Symposium, UT, San Antonio, TX (2017)

  • Mohammed Uddin "Three dimensional photovoltaic cells for renewable energy application with enhanced exciton-hole separation and barrier characteristics," American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC (August 2017)

Current Courses

CHEM 4378 02I - Special Topics: Materials Chem:
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CHEM 2125 05 - Organic Chemistry II Lab:
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CHEM 6340 01I - Sp Top in Materials Chem:
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CHEM 2323 03 - Organic Chemistry I:
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CHEM 4378 01I - Special Topics: Materials Chem:
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CHEM 6340 02I - Sp Top in Materials Chem:
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UNIV 3000 09 - Internship:
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CHEM 7301 04 - Thesis II:
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CHEM 7300 05 - Thesis I:
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