Honors Theses

Date of Award


Document Type

Undergraduate Thesis


Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery

First Advisor

Soumyajit Majumdar

Relational Format



The aim of this study was to prepare optimized nanoparticles and hot melt cast films of quercetin and to investigate the release and permeability profile across corneal membranes. The results demonstrate that all formulations can be successfully employed for delivery of quercetin into the eye through the topical route of administration, with films showing significantly better transcorneal permeability.



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