California State University Bakersfield

Department of Physics and Engineering


Here is the link to my list of publications and citations in google scholar.

  1. N. Abidi, E. Hequet, L. Cabrales, J. Gannaway, T. Wilkins, and L.W. Wells. 2008. Evaluating Cell Wall Structure and Composition of Developing Cotton Fibers using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy and Thermogravimetric Analysis. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 107, 476-486.
  2. S. Wang, Y. Zhang, N. Abidi, L. Cabrales. 2009. Wettability and surface free energy of graphene sheets. Langmuir, 25(18) 11078-11081.
  3. N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, E. Hequet. 2009. Functionalization of Cotton Fabric Surface with Titania Nanosols: Applications for Self Cleaning and UV Protection Properties. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 1 (10) 2141-2146.
  4. N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, and E. Hequet. 2010. Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopic Approach to the Study of the Secondary Cell Wall Development in Cotton Fiber. Cellulose, 17(2) 309-320.
  5. N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, and E. Hequet. 2010. Changes in Sugar Composition and Cellulose Content during the Secondary Cell Wall Biogenesis in Cotton Fibers. Cellulose, 10 (1) 153-160.
  6. N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, and E. Hequet. 2010. Thermogravimetric Analysis of Developing Cotton Fibers. Thermochimica Acta, 498 (1) 27-32.
  7. L. Cabrales and N. Abidi. 2010. On the Thermal Degradation of Cellulose in Cotton Fibers. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 102 (2) 485-491.
  8. L. Cabrales, N. Abidi, and E. 2012. Hequet. Microwave plasma grafting of fatty acids on cotton fabric surface. Applied Surface Science, 258 (2012) 4636-4641.
  9. L. Cabrales, N. Abidi, A. Hammond, and A. Hamood. 2012. Cotton Fabric Functionalization with Cyclodextrins. Journal of Materials and Environmental Sciences, 3 (3) 561-574.
  10. N. Abidi, L. Cabrales, and C. Haigler. 2013. Changes in the cell wall and cellulose content of developing cotton fibers investigated by FTIR spectroscopy. Carbohydrate Polymers, in press.