Mariia Ferree

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Student in Laquai group

Selected Publications

  • Mariia Ferree, Jan Kosco, Frederic Laquai, Adrian Cavazos Sepulveda, and Damian San Roman Alerigi. Solar Fuel Production from Hydrogen Sulfide: an Upstream Energy Perspective. Adv. Energy Sustainability Res. 2023, 2200201.
    DOI: 10.1002/aesr.202200201
  • Olga E. Eremina, Olesya O. Kapitanova, Mariia V. Ferree, Irina A. Lemesh, Dmitry B. Eremin, Eugene A. Goodilin and Irina A. Veselova. Ultrasensitive and multiplex SERS determination of anthropogenic phenols in oil fuel and environmental samples. Environ. Sci.: Nano, 2022, 9, 964-974.
  • Olga E. Eremina, Elena A. Sergeeva, Mariia V. Ferree, Tatyana N. Shekhovtsova, Eugene A. Goodilin, and Irina A. Veselova. Dual-purpose SERS sensor for selective determination of polycyclic aromatic compounds via electron donor–acceptor traps. ACS Sens. 2021, 6, 3, 1057–1066.
  • Olga E. Eremina, Mariia V. Samodelova, Mariia V. Ferree, Tatyana N. Shekhovtsova, Irina A. Veselova. Capturing polycyclic aromatic sulfur heterocycles in electron donor–acceptor complexes. Mendeleev Commun., 2021, 31, 326–329.


  • MSc, Analytical Chemistry, Lecturer in Chemistry, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, 2020 

Professional Profile

  • Summer 2022: Graduate student intern, Aramco EXPEC arc research center, Thuwal, KSA
  • 2017 - 2020: Masters Research, Laboratory of Bioanalytical Methods and Optical Sensor Systems, Department of Chemistry, MSU, Russia
  • 2016 - 2017: Research intern, Laboratory of Supramolecular Chemistry and Nanotechnology, Department of Chemistry, MSU, Russia
  • 2014 - 2015: Research intern, Laboratory of Thermochemistry, Department of Chemistry, MSU, Russia 


UMNIK Grant Program for young scientists by the Fund for Assistance to the Development of Small Forms of Enterprises in the Scientific and Technical Sphere, Russian Federation, 2019 

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST Solar Center (KSC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

solar fuel photocatalysis​ Optical Laser Spectroscopy