Samir   Iqbal

Professor  

Office: EENGR 3.214
Phone: (956) 665-2609
Email: SMIQBAL@utrgv.edu

Professor Samir Iqbal

Dr. Iqbal earned his doctorate from Purdue University. He was at UT-Arlington for 10 years before joining UTRGV. He is a senior member of IEEE, member of Biomedical Engineering Society, Biophysical Society, Sigma Xi, etc. He has published over 50 journal papers and presented at many international conferences.





Selected Publications


  • Muhammad Rizwan, Abdul Hafeez, Ali Butt, and Samir Iqbal. "Detection of Cellular Spikes and Classification of Cells from Raw Nanoscale Biosensor Data," Proceedings of ELM-2016. Springer, Cham, 2018: 75–87.

  • Muhammad Ijaz, Muhammad Raza, Syeda Mahmood, and Samir Iqbal. "Solid-State Micropores for Living Cell Detection and Discrimination," Micro and Nanomanufacturing Volume II. Springer, Cham, 2018: 263--279.

  • M Raza, L.-C. Ma, M Ijaz, S Peri, G. Alexandrakis, and Samir Iqbal. "Fabrication of Dual Nanohole-Nanopore Biosensors," Sydney, Australia : First IEEE Life Sciences Conference, December 2017.

  • M Hasan, N Hassan, R Khan, Y.-T Kim, and Samir Iqbal. "Classification of Cancer Cells using Computational Analysis of Dynamic Morphology," Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 156, (2017): 105-112.

  • Nuzhat Mansur, Mohammad Hasan, Zaid Shah, Francisco Villarreal, Young-tae Kim, and Samir Iqbal. "Discrimination of Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells from Indolent Cells on Aptamer-functionalized Surface with Imaging-based Contour-following Techniques," Biomedical Physics \& Engineering Express (2017).

  • Nuzhat Mansur, Mohammad Hasan, Young-tae Kim, and Samir Iqbal. "Functionalization of nanotextured substrates for enhanced identification of metastatic breast cancer cells," Nanotechnology 28, no. 38 (2017): 385101.

  • M Hasan, M Mahmood, R Khanzada, N Mansur, A Adnan, and Samir Iqbal. "Molecular Dynamics Study of Protein Deformation through Solid-State Nanopore," Functional Nanostructures 1, no. 3 (2017): 107-114.

  • Mohammad Hasan, Sai Peri, Viraj Sabane, Nuzhat Mansur, Jean Gao, Kytai Nguyen, Jon Weidanz, Samir Iqbal, and Vinay Abhyankar. "One-step fabrication of flexible nanotextured PDMS as a substrate for selective cell capture," Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express (2017).

  • M Abdallah, R Khan, Y.-T. Kim, and Samir Iqbal. "Sensing of Cancer Cell Ion Exchange as a Biomarker with High Aspect Ratio Field Effect Transistors," Glasgow, Scotland: IEEE SENSORS 2017, November 2017.

  • Madiha Hanif, Yusuf Suleman, Abdul Hafeez, M Rafique, Ali Butt, and Samir Iqbal. "Accelerating Analysis of Biological Targets from Raw Solid-State Micropore Data," Biophysical Journal 110, no. 3 (2016): 331a–332a.

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ELEE 4328 01 - Solid State Devices:
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ELEE 6399 04 - Topic-Into to Nanotechnology:
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ELEE 4333 01 - Top in Elec Engr: NanoEnergy:
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ELEE 6399 02 - Top in Elec Engr: NanoEnergy:
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ELEE 4333 01 - Topic-Intro to Nanotechnology:
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