Hailemariam Gebru (PhD)

Dr. Hailemariam Gebru is currently working for Bio and Emerging Technology Institute as a researcher in Materials Science and Engineering Directorate.


  • Hailemariam Gebru, Saide Cui, Zhenjiang Li, Xin Wang, Xianfu Pan, Jingjing Liu, and Kai Guo. Facile pH-Dependent synthesis and characterization of catechol stabilized silver nanoparticles for catalytic reduction of 4-nitrophenol. Catalysis Letters, 2017, 147:2134–2143. DOI: 10.1007/s10562-017-2100-y
  • Hailemariam Gebru, Xin Wang, Zhenjiang Li, Jingjing Liu, Jiaxi Xu, Haixin Wang, Songquan Xu, Fulan Wei, Hui Zhu, and Kai Guo. Brønsted base mediated one-pot synthesis of catechol- ended amphiphilic polysarcosine-b-poly(N-butyl glycine) diblock copolypeptoids. Pure and Applied Chemistry 2018; aop. https://doi.org/10.1515/pac-2018-0604
  • Hailemariam Gebru, Guo Tianfo, and Zhenjiang Li. Guanidine masked catechol initiator promoted ring-opening polymerization of sarcosine N-carboxyanhydride. (2020) International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization. https://doi.org/10.1080/1023666X.2020.1783080
  • Hailemariam Gebru and Zhenjiang Li. Catechol End-Functionalized Polysarcosine for Insitu Synthesis and Stabilization of Silver Nanoparticles. MRS Advances 5, 1113–1120 (2020) https://link.springer.com/article/10.1557/adv.2020.141
  • Hailemariam Gebru, Abi Taddesse, Jyotsna Kaushal, and O. P. Yadav.  Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles and their antibacterial activity. J. Surface Sci. Technol., Vol 29, No. 1-2, pp. 1-20, 2013 ISSST KOLKATA (issstindian.org)
  • Hailemariam Gebru, Baba Abdissa, Betelhem Addis, and Sisay Alebachew, and Abaysew Ayele. Selection of conventional preservation technologies using analytical hierarchy process. OPSEARCH 60, 217–233 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12597-023-
  • Cui, Saide, Xianfu Pan, Hailemariam Gebru, Xin Wang, Jiaqi Liu, Jingjing Liu, Zhenjiang Li, and Kai Guo. Amphiphilic star-shaped poly(sarcosine)-block-poly(ε-caprolactone) diblock copolymers: one-pot synthesis, characterization, and solution properties. Journal of
    Materials Chemistry B, 2017, 5, 679—690. DOI:  10.1002/macp.201600483
  • Wang, Xin, Yaya Liu, Zhenjiang Li, Haixin Wang, Hailemariam Gebru, Siming Chen, Hui Zhu, Fulan Wei, and Kai Guo. Organocatalyzed Anionic Ring-Opening Polymerizations of N- Sulfonyl Aziridines with Organic Superbases. ACS Macro Lett., 2017, 6 (12), pp 1331–1336.
  • Chen, Siming, Yaya Liu, Zhenjiang Li, Xin Wang, He Dong, Herui Sun, Kun Yang, Hailemariam Gebru, and Kai Guo. H-bonding binary organocatalysis promoted amine-initiated ring-opening polymerizations of lactide from polysarcosine to diblock copolymers. European
    Polymer Journal, 97 (2017) 389–396.
  • Chen, Siming, Haixin Wang, Zhenjiang Li, Fulan Wei, Hui Zhu, Songquan Xu, Jiaxi Xu, Jingjing Liu, Hailemariam Gebru, and Kai Guo. Metallic organophosphate catalyzed bulk ring-opening polymerization. Polym. Chem., 2018, 9, 732–742. DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.7b02983
  • Gao, Yu, Jingjing Liu, Zhenjiang Li, Tianfo Guo, Songquan Xu, Hui Zhu, Fulan Wei, Siming Chen, Hailemariam Gebru, and Kai Guo. Dichloroimidazolidinedione-Activated Beckmann Rearrangement of Ketoximes for Accessing Amides and Lactams. Journal of Organic
    Chemistry, 2018, 83 (4), pp 2040–2049. DOI:  10.1021/acs.joc.7b02983
  • Pan, Xianfu, Yaya Liu, Zhenjiang Li, Saide Cui, Hailemariam Gebru, Jiaxi Xu, Songquan Xu, Jiaqi Liu, and Kai Guo. Amphiphilic Polyoxazoline-block-Polypeptoid Copolymers by Sequential One-Pot Ring-Opening Polymerizations. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2017, 218, 1600483. DOI: 10.1002/macp.201600483