Dr. Allan Christopher C. Yago 

Position: Assistant Professor 5
Education: PhD Chemistry (2013, UP Diliman),
                   MS Chemistry (2010, UP Diliman), BS Chemistry (2005, UP Diliman)                                  
E-mail: acyago[at]up[dot]edu[dot]ph
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FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION / RESEARCH INTEREST:

Sensor materials development from polymers, nanoparticles, and composites; Electrochemistry and Electro-analytical methods; Molecularly-Imprinted Polymer-based sensors; Anti-corrosion materials

 

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS:

Patent Application -

“Affordable Carbon Paste Electrodes for the Sensitive Electrochemical Detection of Pesticides and Bio-Organic Substances” by Allan Christopher C. Yago, Angelo Gabriel E. Buenaventura, Roma S. Lopez, Florian R. Del Mundo through the UP Technology Transfer and Business Development Office, submitted on June 2, 2016 to Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (Application info 22016000311).

R. Pernites; A. Vergara; A. Yago; K. Cui; R. Advincula. “Facile approach to graphene oxide and poly(N-vinylcarbazole) electro-patterned films”. Chemical Communications, 2011. 47, 9810-9812. ISSN: 1359-7345

R. B. Pernites; S. K. Venkata; B. D. B. Tiu; A. C. C. Yago; R. Advincula. “Nanostructured, Molecularly Imprinted, and Template-Patterned Polythiophenes for Chiral Sensing and Differentiation”. Small 2012. 8, 11, 1669-1674. ISSN: 1613-6810

Allan CYago and Rigoberto Advincula. Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy and Molecularly Imprinted Polymer (MIP) Sensors, in Handbook of Spectroscopy: Second, Enlarged Edition (eds G. Gauglitz and D. S. Moore) 2014. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527654703.ch33 Print ISBN: 9783527321506 Online ISBN: 9783527654703

Yago, Allan Christopher C. and Del Mundo, Florian R. “Comparative Study of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes/Graphite-Polydimethylsiloxane Composite electrodes and their application to Adsorptive Stripping Voltammetry of Pesticides”. 2nd HOPE Meeting, Prince Hakone Hotel, Hakone, Japan. 2009

Allan Christopher C. Yago, Roderick B. Pernites, Mary Jane L. Felipe, Nicholas R. Biddle, Florian R. del Mundo, and Rigoberto C. Advincula. Towards Portable Wine Sensing: Quartz Crystal Microbalance Sensor for 2,4,6-trichloroanisole Detection using Molecularly-Imprinted Polythiophenes. Macromolecular Science & Engineering 36th Annual Symposium, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.A. October 25th, 2012 - Best Poster Polymer Science Division

Yago, Allan Christopher C. and Del Mundo, Florian R. “Adsorptive Stripping Voltammetry of Pesticides using Modified Carbon Nanotubes-Polymer Composite Electrodes”. 1st Asia Pacific Conference on Chemistry Education and the 24th Philippine Chemistry Congress (APCCE•24PCC) 2009. Book of Abstracts, p. 27

Pascua S., Carillo K.J., Fernandez P., See S.B., Yago A.C.C., and Llaguno E.C. “Teaching Electronic-Vibrational and Rotational-Vibrational Spectral Analysis in Undergraduate Physical Chemistry Laboratory: Providing Simple Experimental Set-ups and Basic Approach to Calculations Applied to Gaseous Diatomic Systems”. APCCE•24PCC 2009. Book of Abstracts, p. 59

R. Pernites; A. Vergara; A. Yago; K. Cui; R. Advincula. “Facile approach to graphene oxide and poly(N-vinylcarbazole) electro-patterned films”. Chemical Communications, 2011. 47, 9810-9812. ISSN: 1359-7345

R. B. Pernites; S. K. Venkata; B. D. B. Tiu; A. C. C. Yago; R. Advincula. “Nanostructured, Molecularly Imprinted, and Template-Patterned Polythiophenes for Chiral Sensing and Differentiation”. Small 2012. 8, 11, 1669-1674. ISSN: 1613-6810

Allan CYago and Rigoberto Advincula. Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy and Molecularly Imprinted Polymer (MIP) Sensors, in Handbook of Spectroscopy: Second, Enlarged Edition (eds G. Gauglitz and D. S. Moore) 2014. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527654703.ch33 Print ISBN: 9783527321506 Online ISBN: 9783527654703