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Electrocatalytic transformation of HF impurity to H2 and LiF in lithium-ion batteries

Author(s): Dusan Strmcnik, Ivano E. Castelli, Justin G. Connell, Dominik Haering, Milena Zorko, Pedro Martins, Pietro P. Lopes, Bostjan Genorio, Thomas Østergaard, Hubert A. Gasteiger, Filippo Maglia, Byron K. Antonopoulos, Vojislav R. Stamenkovic, Jan Rossmeisl, Nenad M. Markovic
Published in: Nature Catalysis, Issue 1/4, 2018, Page(s) 255-262, ISSN 2520-1158
DOI: 10.1038/s41929-018-0047-z

Fluorinated reduced graphene oxide as a protective layer on the metallic lithium for application in the high energy batteries

Author(s): Jernej Bobnar, Matic Lozinšek, Gregor Kapun, Christian Njel, Rémi Dedryvère, Boštjan Genorio, Robert Dominko
Published in: Scientific Reports, Issue 8/1, 2018, ISSN 2045-2322
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-23991-2

Graphene nanoplatelets as an anticorrosion additive for solar absorber coatings

Author(s): Ervin Šest, Goran Dražič, Boštjan Genorio, Ivan Jerman
Published in: Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Issue 176, 2018, Page(s) 19-29, ISSN 0927-0248
DOI: 10.1016/j.solmat.2017.11.016

Composites of Graphene Nanoribbon Stacks and Epoxy for Joule Heating and Deicing of Surfaces

Author(s): Abdul-Rahman O. Raji, Tanvi Varadhachary, Kewang Nan, Tuo Wang, Jian Lin, Yongsung Ji, Bostjan Genorio, Yu Zhu, Carter Kittrell, James M. Tour
Published in: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Issue 8/5, 2016, Page(s) 3551-3556, ISSN 1944-8244
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b11131

“Rocking-Chair”-Type Metal Hybrid Supercapacitors

Author(s): Hyun Deog Yoo, Sang-Don Han, Ryan D. Bayliss, Andrew A. Gewirth, Bostjan Genorio, Nav Nidhi Rajput, Kristin A. Persson, Anthony K. Burrell, Jordi Cabana
Published in: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Issue 8/45, 2016, Page(s) 30853-30862, ISSN 1944-8244
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b08367

The Synthesis of Diquinone and Dihydroquinone Derivatives of Calix[4]arene and Electrochemical Characterization on Au(111) surface

Author(s): Boštjan Genorio
Published in: Acta Chimica Slovenica, 2016, Page(s) 496-508, ISSN 1318-0207
DOI: 10.17344/acsi.2016.2289

Tuning the Reversibility of Mg Anodes via Controlled Surface Passivation by H 2 O/Cl – in Organic Electrolytes

Author(s): Justin G. Connell, Bostjan Genorio, Pietro Papa Lopes, Dusan Strmcnik, Vojislav R. Stamenkovic, Nenad M. Markovic
Published in: Chemistry of Materials, Issue 28/22, 2016, Page(s) 8268-8277, ISSN 0897-4756
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b03227

Superoxide (Electro)Chemistry on Well-Defined Surfaces in Organic Environments

Author(s): Bostjan Genorio, Jakub Staszak-Jirkovský, Rajeev S. Assary, Justin G. Connell, Dusan Strmcnik, Charles E. Diesendruck, Pietro P. Lopes, Vojislav R. Stamenkovic, Jeffrey S. Moore, Larry A. Curtiss, Nenad M. Markovic
Published in: The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Issue 120/29, 2016, Page(s) 15909-15914, ISSN 1932-7447
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b12230

Design of active and stable Co–Mo–Sx chalcogels as pH-universal catalysts for the hydrogen evolution reaction

Author(s): Jakub Staszak-Jirkovský, Christos D. Malliakas, Pietro P. Lopes, Nemanja Danilovic, Subrahmanyam S. Kota, Kee-Chul Chang, Bostjan Genorio, Dusan Strmcnik, Vojislav R. Stamenkovic, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Nenad M. Markovic
Published in: Nature Materials, Issue 15/2, 2016, Page(s) 197-203, ISSN 1476-1122
DOI: 10.1038/nmat4481

Design principles for hydrogen evolution reaction catalyst materials

Author(s): Dusan Strmcnik, Pietro Papa Lopes, Bostjan Genorio, Vojislav R. Stamenkovic, Nenad M. Markovic
Published in: Nano Energy, Issue 29, 2016, Page(s) 29-36, ISSN 2211-2855
DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.04.017

Isolation and characterization of a heterologously expressed bacterial laccase from the anaerobe Geobacter metallireducens

Author(s): Francesca Berini, Marko Verce, Luka Ausec, Elena Rosini, Fabio Tonin, Loredano Pollegioni, Ines Mandić-Mulec
Published in: Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Issue 102/5, 2018, Page(s) 2425-2439, ISSN 0175-7598
DOI: 10.1007/s00253-018-8785-z

ComX-Induced Exoproteases Degrade ComX in Bacillus subtilis PS-216

Author(s): Mihael Spacapan, Tjaša Danevčič, Ines Mandic-Mulec
Published in: Frontiers in Microbiology, Issue 9, 2018, ISSN 1664-302X
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00105

The first acidobacterial laccase-like multicopper oxidase revealed by metagenomics shows high salt and thermo-tolerance

Author(s): Luka Ausec, Francesca Berini, Carmine Casciello, Mariana Silvia Cretoiu, Jan Dirk van Elsas, Flavia Marinelli, Ines Mandic-Mulec
Published in: Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Issue 101/15, 2017, Page(s) 6261-6276, ISSN 0175-7598
DOI: 10.1007/s00253-017-8345-y

A Combinatorial Kin Discrimination System in Bacillus subtilis

Author(s): Nicholas A. Lyons, Barbara Kraigher, Polonca Stefanic, Ines Mandic-Mulec, Roberto Kolter
Published in: Current Biology, Issue 26/6, 2016, Page(s) 733-742, ISSN 0960-9822
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.01.032

Social behaviours by Bacillus subtilis : quorum sensing, kin discrimination and beyond

Author(s): Margarita Kalamara, Mihael Spacapan, Ines Mandic-Mulec, Nicola R. Stanley-Wall
Published in: Molecular Microbiology, Issue 110/6, 2018, Page(s) 863-878, ISSN 0950-382X
DOI: 10.1111/mmi.14127

Characterization of an enzymatic packed-bed microreactor: Experiments and modeling

Author(s): Filip Strniša, Marijan Bajić, Peter Panjan, Igor Plazl, Adama Marie Sesay, Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl
Published in: Chemical Engineering Journal, Issue 350, 2018, Page(s) 541-550, ISSN 1385-8947
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2018.05.028

Development of microreactors with surface-immobilized biocatalysts for continuous transamination

Author(s): Nataša Miložič, Gorazd Stojkovič, Andreas Vogel, Dominique Bouwes, Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl
Published in: New Biotechnology, Issue 47, 2018, Page(s) 18-24, ISSN 1871-6784
DOI: 10.1016/j.nbt.2018.05.004

Theoretical and experimental study of enzyme kinetics in a microreactor system with surface-immobilized biocatalyst

Author(s): Nataša Miložič, Martin Lubej, Mitja Lakner, Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl, Igor Plazl
Published in: Chemical Engineering Journal, Issue 313, 2017, Page(s) 374-381, ISSN 1385-8947
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2016.12.030

Biotransformations in microflow systems: Bridging the gap between academia and industry

Author(s): Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl
Published in: Journal of Flow Chemistry, Issue 7/3–4, 2017, Page(s) 111-117, ISSN 2062-249X
DOI: 10.1556/1846.2017.00021

Development of a miniaturized packed bed reactor with ω -transaminase immobilized in LentiKats ®

Author(s): Marijan Bajić, Igor Plazl, Radek Stloukal, Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl
Published in: Process Biochemistry, Issue 52, 2017, Page(s) 63-72, ISSN 1359-5113
DOI: 10.1016/j.procbio.2016.09.021

Continuous lipase B-catalyzed isoamyl acetate synthesis in a two-liquid phase system using corning® AFR™ module coupled with a membrane separator enabling biocatalyst recycle

Author(s): Uroš Novak, Daniela Lavric, Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl
Published in: Journal of Flow Chemistry, Issue 6/1, 2016, Page(s) 33-38, ISSN 2062-249X
DOI: 10.1556/1846.2015.00038

GPMVs in variable physiological conditions: could they be used for therapy delivery?

Author(s): Špela Zemljič Jokhadar, Urška Klančnik, Maja Grundner, Tjaša Švelc Kebe, Saša Vrhovec Hartman, Mirjana Liović, Jure Derganc
Published in: BMC Biophysics, Issue 11/1, 2018, ISSN 2046-1682
DOI: 10.1186/s13628-017-0041-x

Migration of blood cells and phospholipid vesicles induced by concentration gradients in microcavities

Author(s): Saša Vrhovec Hartman, Bojan Božič, Jure Derganc
Published in: New Biotechnology, Issue 47, 2018, Page(s) 60-66, ISSN 1871-6784
DOI: 10.1016/j.nbt.2018.02.015

Controlled shaping of lipid vesicles in a microfluidic diffusion chamber

Author(s): M. Mally, B. Božič, S. Vrhovec Hartman, U. Klančnik, M. Mur, S. Svetina, J. Derganc
Published in: RSC Advances, Issue 7/58, 2017, Page(s) 36506-36515, ISSN 2046-2069
DOI: 10.1039/c7ra05584f

Membrane bending by protein crowding is affected by protein lateral confinement

Author(s): Jure Derganc, Alenka Čopič
Published in: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes, Issue 1858/6, 2016, Page(s) 1152-1159, ISSN 0005-2736
DOI: 10.1016/j.bbamem.2016.03.009

Investigation on manufacturing of microtools made of tungsten carbide using wire electric discharge grinding (WEDG)

Author(s): M. Parthiban, V. Krishnaraj, R. Sindhumathi, J. Valentinĉiĉ
Published in: Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering, Issue 39/9, 2017, Page(s) 3571-3580, ISSN 1678-5878
DOI: 10.1007/s40430-017-0780-2


Author(s): Josko Valentincic, Andrej Lebar, Martin Vadnu, Marko Jerman, Pavel Dresar, Izidor Sabotin
Published in: MM Science Journal, Issue 2018/01, 2018, Page(s) 2223-2228, ISSN 1803-1269
DOI: 10.17973/mmsj.2018_03_201773

Formation of vortices in long microcavities at low Reynolds number

Author(s): N. Osterman, J. Derganc, D. Svenšek
Published in: Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, Issue 20/2, 2016, ISSN 1613-4982
DOI: 10.1007/s10404-015-1689-7

Towards production of microfeatures on a custom-made stereolitographic DLP printer

Author(s): Valentinčič, Joško Sevšek, Luka Prijatelj, Miha Sabotin, Izidor Jerman, Marko Lebar, Andrej
Published in: Proceedings in manufacturing systems, 2018, Page(s) 51-55, ISSN 2067-9238

Numerical simulation of a micromixer combining modified tesla and rectangular obstacle geometry

Author(s): Sabotin, Izidor Jerman, Marko Lebar, Andrej Drešar, Pavel Valentinčič, Joško
Published in: Research and Science Today, 2017, ISSN 2247-4455

Low Cost Printer for DLP Stereolithography

Author(s): Joško Valentinčič, Matej Peroša, Marko Jerman, Izidor Sabotin, Andrej Lebar
Published in: Strojniški vestnik - Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Issue 63/10, 2017, Page(s) 559-566, ISSN 0039-2480
DOI: 10.5545/sv-jme.2017.4591

Design, Simulation, and Injection Moulding of a Microreactor Baseplate

Author(s): Joško Valentincic, Andrej Glojek, Izidor Sabotin
Published in: Journal of Micro and Nano-Manufacturing, Issue 4/3, 2016, Page(s) 034501, ISSN 2166-0468
DOI: 10.1115/1.4033710

Determining Focusing Nozzle Wear by Measuring AWJ Diameter

Author(s): Miha Prijatelj, Marko Jerman, Henri Orbanić, Izidor Sabotin, Joško Valentinčič, Andrej Lebar
Published in: Strojniški vestnik - Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Issue 63/10, 2017, Page(s) 597-605, ISSN 0039-2480
DOI: 10.5545/sv-jme.2017.4424

In Vivo Experimental Study of Noninvasive Insulin Microinjection through Hollow Si Microneedle Array

Author(s): Drago Resnik, Matej Možek, Borut Pečar, Andrej Janež, Vilma Urbančič, Ciprian Iliescu, Danilo Vrtačnik
Published in: Micromachines, Issue 9/1, 2018, Page(s) 40, ISSN 2072-666X
DOI: 10.3390/mi9010040

Microstructural and electrical properties of heat treated resistive Ti/Pt thin layers

Author(s): D. Resnik, J. Kovač, D. Vrtačnik, M. Godec, B. Pečar, M. Možek
Published in: Thin Solid Films, Issue 639, 2017, Page(s) 64-72, ISSN 0040-6090
DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2017.08.028

Microscale technology and biocatalytic processes. Part 1, How to minimize the gap between research and industry

Author(s): Prašnikar, Anže Urbič, Tomaž Plazl, Igor
Published in: Chimica oggi = Chemistry today, 2017, ISSN 0392-839X

Microscale technology and biocatalytic processes. Part 2, Scale-up case of surface enzyme-catalyzed biotransformation

Author(s): Prašnikar, Anže Urbič, Tomaž Plazl, Igor
Published in: Chimica oggi = Chemistry today, 2017, ISSN 0392-839X

Feasibility of Carbon Nanofiber Catalyst Support for the Heterogeneous Fenton Process

Author(s): Martin Lubej, Gabriela Kalčikova, Igor Plazl, Andreja Žgajnar Gotvajn
Published in: Journal of Environmental Engineering, Issue 142/4, 2016, Page(s) 04016006, ISSN 0733-9372
DOI: 10.1061/(asce)ee.1943-7870.0001053

Separation and purification of biomacromolecules based on microfluidics

Author(s): Filipa A. Vicente, Igor Plazl, Sónia P. M. Ventura, Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl
Published in: Green Chemistry, 2020, ISSN 1463-9262
DOI: 10.1039/c9gc04362d

A lattice Boltzmann study of 2D steady and unsteady flows around a confined cylinder

Author(s): Filip Strniša, Tomaz Urbic, Igor Plazl
Published in: Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering, Issue 42/2, 2020, ISSN 1678-5878
DOI: 10.1007/s40430-020-2176-y

Characterization of a Custom-Made Digital Light Processing Stereolithographic Printer Based on a Slanted Groove Micromixer Geometry

Author(s): Joško Valentinčič, Miha Prijatelj, Marko Jerman, Andrej Lebar, Izidor Sabotin
Published in: Journal of Micro and Nano-Manufacturing, Issue 8/1, 2020, ISSN 2166-0468
DOI: 10.1115/1.4046044

Copolymeric Hydrogel-Based Immobilization of Yeast Cells for Continuous Biotransformation of Fumaric Acid in a Microreactor

Author(s): Tadej Menegatti, Polona Žnidaršič-Plazl
Published in: Micromachines, Issue 10/12, 2019, Page(s) 867, ISSN 2072-666X
DOI: 10.3390/mi10120867

Application of graphene derivatives in lithium-sulfur batteries

Author(s): Alen Vizintin, Bostjan Genorio and Robert Dominko
Published in: Chemically derived graphene : functionalization, properties and applications, 2018, Page(s) 222-241

Ecology of Bacillaceae

Author(s): Ines Mandic Mulec, Polonca Stefanic, Jan Dirk van Elsas
Published in: The bacterial spore : from molecules to systems, 2016, Page(s) 59-85

General aspects of immobilized biocatalysts and their applications in flow

Author(s): Bajić, Marijan Žnidaršič Plazl, Polona Michael, Kingston Michael Rayappan Hessel, Volker
Published in: Science of synthesis : knowledge updates 2018/1, 2018, Page(s) 397-443

Modelling Reaction-Diffusion Dynamics in Microsystems

Author(s): Ivan Pribec, Tomaz Urbic, Igor Plazl
Published in: 26th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering, Issue 38, 2016, Page(s) 1623-1628
DOI: 10.1016/b978-0-444-63428-3.50275-7

Solvent-based methods for production of graphene nanoribbons

Author(s): Tour, James M. Lu, Wei Genorio, Boštjan
Published in: Patent, 2016

Chemically modified reduced graphene oxide as a separator material in sulfur-containing batteries

Author(s): Vižintin, Alen Genorio, Boštjan Gaberšček, Miran Dominko, Robert
Published in: Patent, 2018

Synthesis of magnetic carbon nanoribbons and magnetic functionalized carbon nanoribbons

Author(s): Tour, James M. Genorio, Boštjan Lu, Wei Price Hoelscher, B. Katherine
Published in: Patent, 2016