El Kadib Abdelkrim

Euromed Polytechnic School (EPS)


05 38 90 32 14

2001 – 2004 Ph.D en Química. Université Paul Sabatier. Laboratoire d’Hétérochimie Fondamentale et Appliquée. Toulouse. France. (Dr. A. Castel).

Materiales mesoporosos, híbridos y multifuncionales  
Química verde y catálisis en química fina 
Transformación de la biomasa
Química del carbono

01/2019–     Profesor de enseñanza superior. Euro-Med University of Fez. Morocco. 
03/2014– 01/2019    Profesor Adjunto. Euro-Med University of Fez. Morocco. 
10/2009 – 02/2014    Investigador Asociado. iNANOTECH-MAScIR. Rabat. Morocco.  
10/2008 – 09/2009     Ayudante de Investigación. Queen's University. Department of Chemistry. Kingston. Canada. 
08/2007 – 09/2008     Ayudante de Investigación. Ecole Normale Supérieure de Chimie. Montpellier. France. 
04/2006 – 07/2007     Investigador Postdoctoral . Institut Charles Gerhardt. Montpellier.  France.
04/2005 – 03/2006     Investigador Postdoctoral . Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour. Pau. France.


P-80) Aldehyde-conjugated chitosan-graphene oxide glucodynamers: Ternary cooperative assembly and controlled chemical release

J. Chabbi, A. Aqil, N. Katir, B. Vertruyen, C. Jerome, M. Lahcini, A. El Kadib.*

Carbohydr. Polym., 230(2020) 115634. IF = 6.04


P-79) Phosphorylated micro- vs nano-cellulose: A comparative study on their surface functionalisation, growth of titanium-oxo-phosphate clusters and removal of chemical pollutants

S. Blilid,  N. Katir,  J. El Haskouri,  M. Lachini,  S. Royer, A. El Kadib.*

New J. Chem., 43 (2019) 15555. IF = 3.2


P-78) Palladium supported on porous chitosan-graphene oxide aerogels as highly efficient catalysts for hydrogen generation from formate

A. Anouar, N. Katir, A. El Kadib, A. Primo,* H. Garcia.*

Molecules., 24 (2019) 3290. IF = 3.06


P-77) Biopolymer@metal-organic framework: A critical survey

S. El Hankari, M. Bousmina, A. El Kadib.*

Prog. Polym. Sci.,106(2019) 100579. IF = 23.7 


P-76) Synthesis of poly(ε-caprolactone)-grafted guar gum by surface-initiated ring-opening polymerization

T. El Assimi, R. Blažic, A. El Kadib, M. Raihane, R. Beniazza, G. A. Luinstra, E. Vidović, M. Lahcini.*

Carbohydr. Polym., 220 (2019) 95-102.IF = 5.15


P-75) Dendrimer for templating the growth of porous catechol-coordinated-titanium dioxide frameworks: Toward hemocompatible nanomaterials

N. Katir, N. Marcotte, S. Michlewska, M. Ionov, M. Bousmina, J. P. Majoral, M. Bryszewska, A. El Kadib.*

ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2 (2019) 2979-2990.


P-74) Organotin-bridged-ionic liquid as a solvent-free, leaching-resistive catalyst for ring opening polymerization of ε-caprolactone

A. Bouyahya, S. Balieu, R. Beniazza, M. Raihane, A. El Kadib, D. L. Cerf, P. Thébault, G. Gouhier, M. Lahcini.*

New J. Chem., 43 (2019) 5872-5878.IF = 3.2


P-73) Synthesis and multifaceted use of phosphorylated graphene oxide: growth of titanium dioxide clusters, interplay with gold nanoparticles and exfoliated sheets in bioplastics

A. Anouar. N. Katir. A.-S. Mamede, A. Aboulaich, K. Draoui, S. Royer, A. El Kadib.*

Mater. Chem. Front., 3 (2019)242-250.


P-72) Urea-assisted cooperative assembly of phosphorus dendrimer-zinc oxide hybrid nanostructures

S. El Hankari, N. Katir, V. Collière, Y. Coppel, M. Bousmina, J. P. Majoral, A. El Kadib.*

New J. Chem., 43 (2019) 2141-2147.IF = 3.2 


P-71) Supramolecular chemistry driven preparation of nanostructured, transformable and biologically-active chitosan-clustered single, binary and ternary metal oxide bioplastics

N. Hammi, N. Wrońska, N. Katir, K. Lisowska, N. Marcotte, T. Cacciaguerra, M.  Bryszewska, A. El Kadib.*

ACS Appl. Bio Mater., 2 (2019) 61-69.


P-70) Interfacial complexation driven three-dimensional assembly of cationic phosphorus

dendrimers and graphene oxide sheets

N. Katir, A. Benayad, N. Marcotte, N. Brahmi, J- P. Majoral, M. Bousmina, A. El Kadib.*

Nansocale Adv., 1(2019) 314-321.




P-69) Photoredox catalysis at copper(II) on chitosan: application to photolatent CuAAC

O. Jennah, R. Beniazza, C. Duboc, T. Buffeteau, A. El Kadib, D. Lastécouères, M. Lahcini, * J-M. Vincent.*

Adv. Synth. Catal.,360 (2018) 4615-4624.IF = 5.1 


P-68) Enhanced proton transport properties of Nafion via functionalized halloysite nanotubes

I. Ressama, A. El Kadib, M. Lahcini, O. Sel.*

Int. J. Hydr. Energy., 43 (2018) 18578-18591. IF = 4.2


P-67) Aldehyde-functionalized chitosan-montmorillonite films as dynamically-assembled, switchable chemical release bioplastics.

J. Chabbi, O. Jennah, N. Katir, M. Lahcini, M. Bousmina, A. El Kadib.*

Carbohydr. Polym.,183 (2018) 287-293. IF = 5.15



P-66) Dynamic resolution of ion transfer in electrochemically reduced
graphene oxides revealed by electrogravimetric impedance

H. Goubaa, F. Escobar-Teran, I. Ressam, W. Gao, A. El Kadib, M. Raihane, M. Lahcini, H. Perrot,*O. Sel.*

J. Phys. Chem. C, 121 (2017) 9370-9380. IF = 4.5


P-65) Chitosan-graphene oxide films and CO2-dried porous aerogel microspheres: interfacial interplay and stability

S. Frindy, A. Primo, H. Ennajih, A. Qaiss, R. Bouhfid, M. Lahcini, E. Essassi, H. Garcia, A. El Kadib.*

Carbohydr. Polym.,167 (2017) 297-305. IF = 5.15


P-64) Sulfonic acid functionalized chitosan as a sustainable component for proton conductivity management in PEMs

I. Ressam, N. Krins, C. Laberty-Robert, M. Selmane, M. Lahcini, M. Raihane, A. El Kadib, H. Perrot,* O. Sel.*

Chemistry Select.,2 (2017) 2503-2511.




P-63) Orthogonal synthesis of covalent polydendrimer frameworks by fusing classical and onion-peel phosphorus-based dendritic units

N. Katir, N. El Brahmi, N.Marcotte, J. P. Majoral, M. Bousmina,* A. El Kadib.*

Macromolecules, 49(2016) 5796-5805.IF = 5.45


P-62)Isotropic and oriented copper nanoparticles supported on graphene as aniline guanylation catalysts

S. Frindy, A. El Kadib, M. Lahcini, A. Primo,* H. Garcia.*

ACS Catal.,6(2016) 3863-3869. IF = 9.31

P-61)Metal-polysaccharide interplay: beyond metal immobilization, graphenization-induced-anisotropic growth

A. El Kadib.*

ChemSusChem, 9 (2016) 238-240. IF =7.65


P-60)Impact of mesoporous silica surface functionalization on human serum albumin interaction, cytotoxicity and antibacterial activity

M. Ferenc,N. Katir,M. Bousmina, Y. Brahmi, A. Felczak, K. Lisowska, M. Bryszewska,A. El Kadib.*

Microp. Mesop. Mater., 231 (2016) 47-56. IF = 3.45


P-59)Copper nanoparticles supported on graphene as an efficient catalyst for A3 coupling of benzaldehydes

S. Frindy, A. El Kadib, M. Lahcini, A. Primo,* H. Garcia.*

Catal. Sci. Technol., 6 (2016) 4306-4317.IF =5.42


P-58) Insightful understanding of the role of clay topology on the stability of biomimetic hybrid chitosan-clay thin films and CO2-dried porous aerogel microspheres

S. Frindy, A. Primo, A. Qaiss, R. Bouhfid, M. Lahcini, H. Garcia, M. Bousmina, A. El Kadib.*

Carbohydr. Polym., 146 (2016) 353-361. IF = 5.15


P-57) Periodic mesoporous organosilicas derived from amphiphilic bulky polymethylsiloxane

A. Finiels,* B. Alonso, M. Bousmina, D. Brunel, A. El Kadib.*

New J. Chem., 40 (2016) 4132-4135. IF = 3.08


P-56) Copper nanoparticles supported on graphene as a catalyst for the oxidative C-O cross-coupling of phenols

S. Frindy, A. El Kadib, M. Lahcini, A. Primo,* H. Garcia.*

Chemistry Select., 1 (2016) 157-162.


P-55) Harnessing synergies in tin-clay catalyst for the preparation of poly(ɛ-caprolactone)/ halloysite nanocomposites

M. Lahcini,* S. Elhakioui, D. Szopinski, B. Neuer, A. El Kadib, F. Scheliga, M. Raihane, F. J. Baltá Calleja.

Euro. Polym. J., 81 (2016) 1-11. IF =3.04




P-54) Ternary cooperative assembly--polymeric condensation of photoactive viologen, phosphonate-terminated dendrimers and crystalline anatase nanoparticles

N. Katir, Y. Brahmi, J. P. Majoral, M. Bousmina, A. El Kadib.*

Chem. Comm., 51 (2015) 17716-17719.IF =6.83


P-53)Cu nanoparticles stabilized in porous chitosan aerogel as a heterogeneous catalyst for C-S cross-coupling

S. Frindy, A. El Kadib, M. Lahcini, A. Primo,* H. Garcia.*

ChemCatChem, 7 (2015) 3307-3315. IF =4.5




P-52) Biological activity of mesoporous dendrimer-coated titanium dioxide: Insight on the role of the surface-interface composition and the framework crystallinity

K. Milowska,A. Rybczyńska, J. Mosiolek, J. Durdyn, E.M. Szewczyk, N. Katir, Y. Brahmi, J.P. Majoral, M. Bousmina, M. Bryszewska, A. El Kadib.*

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces,7(2015)19994–20003. IF = 6.72


P-51) Organophosphonate bridged anatase mesocrystals: low temperature crystallization, thermal growth and hydrogen photo-evolution

Y. Brahmi, N. Katir, J. A. M. Agullo, A. Primo, M. Bousmina, J. P. Majoral, H. Garcia, A. El Kadib.*

Dalton Trans., 44 (2015) 15444-15556.IF =4.19


P-50)Synthesis of original onion peel nanodendritic structures with sequential functional phosphorus diversity

N. Katir,N. El Brahmi, A. El Kadib, S. Mignani, A.-M. Caminade, M. Bousmina,J.-P. Majoral.

Chem. Eur. J., 21 (2015)6400-6408.IF =5.7


P-49)Haemolytic activity and cellular toxicity of SBA-15-type silicas: Elucidating the role of the mesostructure, the surface functionality and the linker length

M. Ferenc,N. Katir,K. Miłowska, M. Bousmina,J.-P. Majoral, M. Bryszewska,A. El Kadib.

J. Mater. Chem. B., 3 (2015) 2714-2724. IF =4.7


P-48)Palladium embedded in chitosan microspheres as tunable soft-materials for Sonogashira cross-coupling in water-ethanol mixture

S. Frindy, A. Primo, M. Lahcini, M. Bousmina, H. Garcia,A. El Kadib.

Green Chem., 17 (2015)1893-1898. IF =8


R-47)Chitosan as a sustainable organocatalyst: a concise overview

A. El Kadib.* 

ChemSusChem,8 (2015) 217-244. IF =7.5



P-46)Nitroaldol condensation catalyzed by topologically-modulable cooperative acid-base chitosan-TiO2 hybrid materials

A. Aqil,* A. El Kadib,* M. Aqil, M. Bousmina, A. Elidrissi, C. Detrembleur, C. Jerome.

RSC Adv., 4 (2014) 33160-33163. IF =3.7


P-45)Viologen-based dendritic macromolecular asterisks: synthesis and interplay with gold nanoparticles

N. Katir, A. El Kadib,* V. Collière, J. P. Majoral,* M. Bousmina.

Chem. Comm.,50 (2014) 6981-6983. IF =6.7


P-44)Oleochemical-tethered-SBA-15-type silicates with tunable nanoscopic order, carboxylic surface and hydrophobic framework: cellular toxicity, hemolysis and antibacterial activity

E. Pędziwiatr, K. Miłowska, Y. Brahmi, N. Katir, J.-P.Majoral, A. Boruszewska, M. Bryszewska,* A. El Kadib.*

Chem. Eur. J.,20(2014)9596-9606. IF = 5.7


R-43)Recent progress in chitosan bio-based soft nanomaterials

A. El Kadib,* M. Bousmina, D. Brunel.

J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol.,14 (2014) 308-331.IF = 1.9



P-42)Sulfonic acid functionalised ordered mesoporous materials as catalysts for fine chemical synthesis

A. El Kadib,* A. Finiels, D. Brunel.*

Chem. Comm.,49 (2013) 9073-9076. IF = 6.7


P-41) Viologen-phosphorus dendrimers inhibit α-synuclein fibrillation

K. Milowska,* J. Grochowina, N. Katir, A. El Kadib, J.-P. Majoral, M. Bryszewska, T. Gabryelak.                    

Mol. Pharmaceutics, 10 (2013) 1131−1137.IF = 4.8


P-40) Low temperature synthesis of stable mesoporous anatase nanocrystals: A phosphorus dendrimer approach

Y. Brahmi, N. Katir, M. Ianchuk, V. Collière, A. Ouali, A. Caminade, M. Bousmina, J.P. Majoral,*A. El Kadib.*Nanoscale, 5 (2013) 2850 –2856.IF = 6.7


P-39)Phosphorus-based fatty acid methyl esters

N. Katir,* A. El Kadib, A. Castel.

Chem. Phys. Lipids., 174 (2013) 39-47. IF = 2.6


P-38)Promising low-toxicity of viologen-phosphorus dendrimers against embryonic mouse hippocampal cells

J. Lazniewska, A. Janaszewska, K. Miłowska, A.-M. Caminade, S. Mignani, N. Katir, A. El Kadib, M. Bryszewska, J.-P. Majoral, T. Gabryelak, B. K.-Maculewic.*

Molecules, 18 (2013) 12222-12240. IF = 2.6


P-37) Self-templating amphiphilic polysiloxane to design nanostructured silica-based architectures

A. El Kadib,* A. Finiels, N. Marcotte, D. Brunel.

Chem. Comm., 49(2013)5168 – 5171.IF = 6.7


P-36)Transformable mesoporous organo-germano-silicas

Y. Brahmi, N. Katir, A. Castel,A. El Kadib.*

Micro. Meso. Mater., 177 (2013) 75-81.IF = 3.4


P-35) Structural and spectroscopic properties of the second generation phosphorus-viologen molecular asterisk

V. L. Furer,* A. E. Vandukov, N. Katir, J. P. Majoral, A. El Kadib, M. Bousmina, V. I. Kovalenko.*

Spectrochim. Acta A Mol. Biomol. Spectrosc.,115(2013)183-190.IF = 2.1


P-34) Effect of viologen-phosphorus dendrimers on acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase activities

K. Ciepluch,* M. Weber, N. Katir, A.-M.  Caminade, A. El Kadib, B. Klajnert, J. P. Majoral, M. Bryszewska.Int. J. Biol. Macromol.,54(2013) 119. IF = 3.1


P-33) Mesostructured fatty acid-tethered silicas: sustaining the order by co-templating with bulky precursors

A. El Kadib,* N. Katir, A. Finiels,* A. Castel, N. Marcotte, K. Molvinger, C. Biolley, M. Bousmina, D. Brunel. Dalton Trans.,42(2013)1591-1602.IF = 4


P-32)Interaction between viologen-phosphorus dendrimers and α-synuclein

K. Milowska,* J. Grochowina, N. Katir, A. El Kadib, J.-P. Majoral, M. Bryszewska, T. Gabryelak.

J. Lumin., 134 (2013) 132–137.IF = 2.3


P-31)Modification of montmorillonite by novel geminal benzimidazolium surfactant and its use for the preparation of polymer organoclaynanocomposites

M. El Achaby, H. Ennajih, F.Z. Arrakhiz, A. El Kadib, R. Bouhfid, A. Qaiss.*

Composite Part B: Engineering, 51 (2013) 310–317.IF = 2.6


P-30) Viologen-phosphorus dendrimers exhibit minor toxicity against murine neuroblastoma cell line

J. Lazniewska,* K. Milowska,N. Katir, A. El Kadib, M. Bryszewska, J.-P. Majoral, T. Gabryelak.

Cell. Mol. Biol. Lett.,18 (2013) 459-478. IF = 1.95

14) From biomass waste to carbon-based nanomaterials (keynote speaker)

A. El Kadib

Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities (AGYA). Morocco, October 31 – November 03, 2017


13) Chitosan as a sustainable catalyst and catalytic support (industrial seminary)

A. El Kadib

Silicycle. Quebec City, Canada. October 18, 2016.


12) Chitosan-based materials and their graphitic versions as sustainable catalytic supports in fine chemical synthesis (keynote speaker)

A. El Kadib

66th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference. Quebec City, Canada. October 16-19, 2016


11) Mesoporous titanium dioxide: mastering crystallinity and porosity (invited speaker)

A. El Kadib.

International Symposium on Dielectrical Materials and Applications. Kenitra-Rabat, Morocco. May 4-6, 2016.


10) Hybrid materials by assembling polysaccharides (conference: fondation Balard)

A. El Kadib.

Université Montpellier II. Faculté des Sciences. May 22, 2015.


9) Cristallinité et mésoporosité dans le dioxyde de titane : deux antagonistes à concilier (conference : fondation Balard)

A. El Kadib.

Institut Charles Gerhardt. CMOS. Montpellier. May 18, 2015.

8) Palladium in carbon-carbon cross-coupling catalysis: a close look on the stability of mesoporous organo-silicates (conference: fondation Balard)

A. El Kadib.

Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier. MACS. May 11, 2015.


7) Silices fonctionnalisées : maitrisons la surface pour minimiser l’hémolyse(conference: fondation Balard)

A. El Kadib.

Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier. MACS. May 04, 2015.


6) Assembling anatase nanocrystals in tectonic mesostructures (invited speaker)

A. El Kadib.

Colloque franco-marocain « Propriétés de nouveaux matériaux». Rabat. Morocco, December 4-5, 2014.


5) Les matériaux mésoporeux: nouveaux outils en théranostique? (invited speaker)

A. El Kadib.

Colloque « les biomatériaux : Diversité d’applications». Rabat. Morocco, June 21, 2012.


4) Chitosan-based materials (plenary lecture)

A. El Kadib.

International Conference on Biobased Materials and Composites. Marrakech, Morocco. February 24-26, 2012.


3) Aérogel de polysaccharides : élaboration de nanostructures multifonctionnelles (conference)

A. El Kadib.

Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France. July 5, 2011.


2) Fonctionnalisation de la chitine et du chitosan : une voie d’accès à de nouveaux nanomatériaux (invited speaker)

A. El Kadib.

Journée des Nanomatériaux et Nanotechnologies, Rabat, Maroc. November 22-23, 2010.


1) Nouveaux catalyseurs supportés pour la polymérisation des oléfines (industrial seminary)

A. El Kadib.

Total Petrochemicals Research, Paris la défense, France. October 18, 2006.

Ciclo Preparatorio: química general; química física; química orgánica.

Máster: química medioambiental; química y física de materiales.