U LISBOA IST CLA IN Centro de Química-Física Molecular CQFM
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Peer-reviewed papers in international publications in 2012




  1. A. M. dos Santos, "Thermal Effect on _Aequorea _Green Fluorescent Protein Anionic and Neutral Chromophore Forms Fluorescence",J. Fluoresc., 2012, 22, 151-154.
  2. Pinheiro, J. P.; Moura, L.; Fokkin, R.; Farinha, J. P. S., "Preparation and Characterization of Low Dispersity Anionic Multi-Responsive Core-Shell Polymer Nanoparticles", Langmuir, 2012, 28, 5802-5809.
  3. Serro, A. P., Carapeto, A., Paiva, G., Farinha, J. P. S., Colaço, R., Saramago, B., "Formation of an intact liposome layer adsorbed on oxidized gold confirmed by three complementary techniques: QCM-D, AFM and confocal fluorescence microscopy.", Surface and Interface Analysis , 2012, 44, 426-433.
  4. M. N. Berberan-Santos, "A new approach to a century-old problem: Henri-Michaelis-Menten enzyme kinetics", American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings, 2012, 1504, 711-715.
  5. L. Zhang , L. Zou , J. Xiao , P. Zhou , C. Zhong , X. Chen , J. Qin , I.F. A. Mariz, E. Maçôas, "Symmetrical and unsymmetrical multibranched D-π-A molecules based on 1,3,5-triazine unit: synthesis and photophysical properties ", J. Mater. Chem. , 2012, 22(33), 16781-16790.
  6. S. P. Simeonov, J. A. S. Coelho, C. A. M. Afonso, "An Integrated Approach for the Production and Isolation of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural from Carbohydrates", ChemSusChem, 2012, 5, 1388-1391.
  7. S. P.M.Ventura, C. S.Marques, A. A.Rosatella, C. A.M.Afonso, F. Gonçalves, J. A .P. Coutinho, "Toxicity assessment of various ionic liquid families towards Vibrio fischeri marine bacteria", Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety , 2012, 76, 162–168.
  8. A. F. Trindade, J. A. S. Coelho, C. A. M. Afonso, L. F. Veiros, P. M. P. Gois, "Fine Tuning of Dirhodium(II) Complexes: Exploring the Axial Modification", ACS Catal., 2012, 2(3), 370–383.
  9. T. Carvalho, V. Augusto, A. R. Brás, N. M. T. Lourenço, C. A. M. Afonso, S. Barreiros, N. T. Correia, P. Vidinha, E. J. Cabrita, C. J. Dias, M. Dionísio, B. Roling, "Understanding the Ion Jelly Conductivity Mechanism", J. Phys. Chem. B, 2012, 116, 2664−2676.
  10. J. C. F. Diogo, F. J. P. Caetano, C. A. M. Afonso, C. S. Marques J. M. N. A. Fareleira, W. A. Wakeham, "Viscosity Measurements of the Ionic Liquid Trihexyl(tetradecyl)phosphonium Dicyanamide [P6,6,6,14][dca] Using the Vibrating Wire Technique", J. Chem. Eng. Data , 2012, 57, 1015−1025.
  11. J. Albo, E. Santos, L.A. Neves, S.P. Simeonov, C.A.M. Afonso, J.G. Crespo, A. Irabien, "Separation performance of CO2 through Supported Magnetic Ionic Liquid Membranes (SMILMs)", Separation and Purification Technology, 2012, 97, 26-33.
  12. L. M. T. Frija, C. A. M. Afonso, "Amberlyst®-15: a reusable heterogeneous catalyst for the dehydration of tertiary alcohols", Tetrahedron, 2012, 68, 7414-7421.
  13. N. R. Candeias, C. Carias, L. F. R. Gomes, V. André, M. T. Duarte, P. M. P. Gois, C. A. M. Afonso, "Asymmetric Intramolecular C-H Insertion of a-Diazoacetamides in Water by Dirhodium(II) Catalysts Derived from Natural Amino Acids", Adv. Synth. Catal. , 2012, 354, 2921 – 2927.
  14. S. Piçarra, Afonso, C. A. M., Kutreva, V. B., Fedorov, A., J.M.G.Martinho, J.P.S.Farinha, " The Influence of Nanoparticle Architecture on Latex Film Formation and Healing Properties" Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2012, 368, 21.
  15. E. N. Bodunov, M. N. Berberan-Santos, L. Pogliani, “A Mathematical Investigation of the Evaporation-Condensation Process with the Lifshitz-Slyozov Theory”, MATCH: Communications in Mathematical and in Computer Chemistry , 2012, 67, 563-588.
  16. M. J. Sarmento, M. Prieto, F. Fernandes, “Reorganization of lipid domain distribution in giant unilamellar vesicles upon immobilization with different membrane tethers”, Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 2012, 1818(11):2605-15
  17. A. Sing, H. Wang, L. C. Silva, C. Na, M. Prieto, A. H. Futerman, C. Luberto, M. del Poeta, “Methylation of glycosylated sphingolipid modulates membrane lipid topography and pathogenicity of Cryptococcus neoformans”, Cell Microbiol., 2012,14(4): 500-516
  18. L. C. Silva, O. B. David, Y. Pewzner-Jung, E.L. Laviad, J. Stiban, A. H. Merrill Jr., M. Prieto, A. H. Futerman, “Ablation of Ceramide Synthase 2 (CerS2) Strongly Affects Biophysical Properties of Membranes”, J. Lipid Res., 2012, 53(3):430-6
  19. B. M. Castro, R. F. M. de Almeida, A. Fedorov, M. Prieto, “The photophysics of a Rhodamine head labeled phospholipid in the identification and characterization of membrane lipid phases”, Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 2012, 165(3):311-319
  20. E. J. Cabre, L. Loura, A. Fedorov, J. Perez-Gil, M. Prieto “Topology and lipid selectivity of pulmonary surfactant protein sp-b in membranes: answers from fluorescence”, Chem. Phys. Lipids, 2012, 1818(7):1717-1725 9
  21. C. Suárez-Germà, L. Loura,M. Prieto, O. Domenech, M. T. Montero, A. Rodríguez-Banqueri, J. L. Vazquez-Ibar, J. Hernandez-Borrell, "Membrane Protein-Lipid Selectivity: Enhancing Sensitivity for Modelling FRET Data", J. Phys. Chem. B, 2012, 116 (8):2438-45
  22. R. Esquembre, S. N. Pinto, J. A. Poveda, M. Prieto, C. R. Mateo, “Immobilization and characterization of giant unilamellar vesicles (GUVs) within porous silica glasses”, Soft Matter, 2012, 8:408-417
  23. F. Fernandes, L. Loura, M. Prieto, “Advanced FRET methodologies: protein-lipid selectivity detection and quantification”, Adv. Exp. Med. Biol., 2012, 749: 171-185
  24. J. Branco, A. Ferreira, A. M. Botelho do Rego, A. M. Ferraria, T. Almeida-Gasche, “Conversion of methane over bimetallic copper- and nickel - actinide oxides (Th, U) using nitrous oxide as oxidant”, ACS Catal., 2012, 2, 2482–2489
  25. L. T. Cangueiro, R. Vilar, A.M. Botelho do Rego, V. S. F. Muralha, “Femtosecond laser ablation of bovine cortical bone”, J. Biomed. Opt., 2012, 17(12), 12500
  26. I. Matos, P.D. Neves, J.E. Castanheiro, E. Perez-Mayoral, R. Martin-Aranda, C. Duran-Valle, J. Vital, A.M. Botelho do Rego, I.M. Fonseca, “Mesoporous Carbon as an efficient catalyst for alcoholysis and aminolysis of Epoxides”, Appl. Catal. A: Gen., 2012, 439-440, 24-30
  27. A.M. Ferraria, A.M. Botelho do Rego, A.P. Carapeto, “X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy: silver salts revisited”, Vacuum, 2012, 86, 1988-1991
  28. M. Raposo, J.M.C. Lourenço, A.M. Botelho do Rego, A.M. Ferraria, P.A. Ribeiro, “Counterions – A New Approach to Control the Degree of Ionization of Polyelectrolytes in Layer-By-Layer Films”, Colloid Surface A, 2012, 412, 1-10
  29. Luís Raiado-Pereira, Ana Carapeto, Ana M. Botelho do Rego, Marília Mateus, “Grafting hydrophobic and affinity interaction ligands on membrane adsorbers: a close-up "view" by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy”, Sep. Purif. Technol., 2012, 93, 75-82
  30. T. Barroso, R. Viveiros, M. Temtem, T. Casimiro, A.M. Botelho do Rego, A. Aguiar-Ricardo, “A Combined Strategy to Surface-Graft Stimuli-Responsive Hydrogels Using Plasma Activation and Supercritical Carbon Dioxide”, ACS Macro Lett., 2012, 1, 356−360
  31. C.J. Durán-Valle, M. Madrigal-Martínez, M. Martínez-Gallego, I.M. Fonseca, I. Matos, A.M. Botelho do Rego, “Activated carbon as a catalyst for the synthesis of N-alkylimidazoles and imidazolium ionic liquids”, Catal. Today, 2012, 187(1), 108–114
  32. V. Musat, E. Fortunato, M. Purica, M. Mazilu, A. M. Botelho do Rego, B. Diaconu, T. Busani, “Multifunctional zinc oxide nanostructures for a new generation of devices”, Mater. Chem. Phys., 2012, 132( 2–3), 339-346
  33. V. G. Besserguenev, M. C. Mateus, D. A. Vasconcelos, J. Mariano, A. M. Botelho do Rego, R. Lange, E. Burkel, “TiO2: (Fe,S) thin films prepared from complex precursors by CVD. Physical - chemical properties and photocatalysis”, Int. J. Photoenergy, Article ID 767054 (2012), 12 pages
  34. T.A. Fernandes, M.N.N. Carvalho, A.M. Galvão, N.A.G. Bandeira, M. José Calhorda, A.M. Botelho do Rego, “Electronic structure and properties of camphorimine Cu(I) coordination polymers”, J. Polym. Sci. Pol. Chem., 2012, 50, 1102–1110
  35. T. Barroso, R. Viveiros, M. Coelho, T. Casimiro, A.M. Botelho do Rego, A. Aguiar-Ricardo “Influence of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) and poly(N,N’-diethyl acrylamide) coatings on polysulfone/polyacrylonitrile based membranes for protein separation”, Polym. Adv. Technol., 2012, 23, 1381–1393
  36. G. Lavareda, C. Nunes de Carvalho, A.M. Ferraria, A.M. Botelho do Rego, A. Amaral, "p-Type CuOx Thin Films by rf-PERTE: Influence of rf-power density", Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2012, 12 (8), 6754-6757
  37. L.F. Vieira Ferreira, P. Duarte, D. Ferreira,  I. Ferreira Machado, A.S. Oliveira, D. Prukała, M. Sikorski, “Surface Photochemistry: p-Hydroxystilbazol within nanochannels of Na+ and H+ ZSM-5 Zeolites”, Micropor. Mesopor. Mater, 151  (2012) 317–324
  38. M. Gawriołek, E. Sikorska, L.F.V. Ferreira, A.I. Costa,  I.V. Khmelinskii, A. Krawczyk, M. Sikorski, R. Koczorowski, “Color and Luminescence Stability of Selected Dental Materials In Vitro”, J. Prosthodont, 21 (2012) 112–122
  39. A. I. Costa, H.D. Pinto, L.F.V. Ferreira,  J.V. Prata, Solid-State Sensory Properties of Calix-Poly(phenylene ethynylene)s toward Nitroaromatic Explosives”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 61 (2012) 702–713
  40. L.F. Vieira Ferreira, D. P. Ferreira, P. Duarte, A. S. Oliveira, E. Torres, I. Ferreira Machado, P. Almeida, L. V. Reis, P. F. Santos, “Surface Photochemistry: 3, 3’-dialkylthia and selenocarbocyanine dyes adsorbed onto microcrystalline cellulose”, Int. J. Mol. Sci., 13 (2012) 596-611
  41. P. Duarte, D.P. Ferreira, I. Ferreira Machado, L.F. Vieira Ferreira, H.B. Rodríguez, E. San Román, “Phloxine B as a probe for entrapment in Microcrystalline Cellulose”, Molecules,  17 (2012) 1602-1616
  42. H.B. Rodríguez, E. San Román, P. Duarte,  I. Ferreira Machado, L.F. Vieira Ferreira, “Photophysics of Eosin Y Absorbed onto Microcrystalline Cellulose”, Photochemistry & Photobiology, 88 (2012) 831–839
  43. Rica Boscencu, Radu Socoteanu, Mihaela Ilie, Carolina Constantin, Monica Neagu, Anabela S. Oliveira, Diana P. Ferreira and Luís F. Vieira Ferreira, “Synthesis, Spectral and Cytotoxicity Evaluation of Some Asymmetrical Mesoporphyrinic Compounds with Biomedical Application”, Dyes and Pigments, 95 (2012) 296-303
  44. P. Duarte, D. P. Ferreira, T. F. Lopes, J. V. Pinto, I. M. Fonseca, I. Ferreira Machado, L.F. Vieira Ferreira, “DSM as a probe for the characterization of modified mesoporous silicas”, Micropor. Mesopor. Mater,  161(2012)139–147
  45. R. Boscencu, A.S. Oliveira, D.P. Ferreira and L.F. Vieira Ferreira, “Synthesis and spectral evaluation of some unsymmetrical mesoporphyrinic complexes”, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 13 (2012)  8112-8125
  46. R. F. Correia, M. I. Viseu, T.J. V. Prazeres, J. M. G. Martinho, "Spontaneous Vesicles, Disks, Threadlike and Spherical Micelles Found in the Solubilization of DMPC Liposomes by the Detergent DTAC", Journal of Colloid and Interface Science , 2012, 379, 56-63.
  47. J. M. G. Martinho, "ENERGY TRANSFER Dye Lasers With a Difference", Nature Photonics , 2012, 6, 576-577.
  48. T. J. V. Prazeres, M. Beija, F. V. Fernandes, P. G. Marcelino, J. P. Farinha, J. M. G. Martinho, "Determination of the Critical Micelle Concentration of Surfactants and Amphiphilic Block Copolymers Using Coumarin 153", Inorganica Chimica Acta ,2012, 381, 181-187.
  49. C. A. Rodrigues, I. F. Mariz, E. M. Maçoas, C. A. M. Afonso, J. M. G. Martinho, "Two-Photon Absorption Properties of Push-Pull Oxazolones Derivatives", Dyes and Pigments ,2012, 95, 713-722.
  50. L. Lopes, M. Kopylovich, A. Pombeiro, L. Ilharco, "Reactivity of the Antitumor Complex (H2trz)[trans-RuCl4(N2-Htrz)2] in the Presence of DNA Purines within a Fluorinated Silica Matrix", J Phys Chem B ,2012, 116, 1189-1199.
  51. D. Botequim, J. Maia, M. Lino, L. Lopes, P. Simões, L. Ilharco, L. Ferreira, "Nanoparticles and Surfaces Presenting Antifungal, Antibacterial and Antiviral Properties", Langmuir ,2012, 28, 7646-7656.
  52. A. Fidalgo, L. Ilharco, "Tailoring the structure and hydrophobic properties of amorphous silica by silylation", Microporous and Mesoporous Materials ,2012, 158, 39-46.
  53. A. Fidalgo, R. Ciriminna, L. Ilharco, M. Sciortino, M. Pagliaro, "Sol-Gel Microencapsulation of Organic Molecules: A Structural and Chemical Insight", ChemPlusChem ,2012, 77, 536-540 .
  54. H. Diogo, J. Moura Ramos, "Slow molecular mobility in the amorphous thermoplastic polysulfone", J Therm Anal Calorim ,2012, 111, 773-779.
  55. H. Diogo, S. Pinto, J. Moura Ramos, "Slow molecular mobility in the amorphous solid and the metastable liquid states of three 1-alkyl-3-methylimidazolium chlorides", J Molecular Liquids ,2012, 178, 142-148.
  56. . J. Moura Ramos, H. Diogo, "The Glassy Dynamics in Liquid Crystalline 4-n-Pentyl-4’-Cyanobiphenyl as Studied by Thermally Stimulated Currents", Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst ,2012, 571, 19-29.
  57. S. Teixeira, A. Oliveira, P. Duarte, L. F. Ferreira, J. Moreira, D. Peréz, M. Marques, "Pyrene photochemical species in commercial days", Chemosphere ,2012, 90, 657-664.

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