Faculty of Natural
Sciences
Comenius University Bratislava

List of publications

2024

S. Baratov, E. Filonova, A. Ivanova, M. B. Hanif, M. Irshad, M. Z. Khan, M. Motola, S. Rauf, D. Medvedev*, Current and further trajectories in designing functional materials for solid oxide electrochemical cells: A review of other reviews, Journal of Energy Chemistry 94 (2024) 302-331.  doi.org/10.1016/j.jechem.2024.02.047

 

V. Berezenko, M. B. Hanif, M. Sihor, Y. Zeng, M. F. Edelmannova, M. Reli, H. Iftikhar, M. Z. Khan, T. Plecenik, M. Gregor, T. Roch, O. Monfort, K. Koci, M. Motola*, Exploring next-generation X(NO3)Y (X = Na+, K+, Sr2+, Ag+; Y = 1,2) electrolytes for enhanced TiO2 nanotube hydrogen generation,  International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2024) [accepted].  doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2024.02.295

 

M. Janek, I. Vaskov, M. Pischova, R. Fialka, Z. Hajdúchova, P. Veteska, J. Feranc, M. H. Orlovska, P. Peciar, E. Rakovský, Ľ. Baca, Characteristics of sintered calcium deficient hydroxyapatite scaffolds produced by 3D printing, Journal of the European Ceramic Society (2024). doi.org/10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2024.01.047

 

S. Muzammal, A. Ahmad, M. Sheraz*, J. Kim, S. Ali*, M. B. Hanif*, I. Hussain, S. Pandiaraj, A. Alodhyab, M. S. Javed, H. A. Z. Al-Bonsrulah, M. Motola*, Polymer-supported nanomaterials for photodegradation: Unraveling the methylene blue menace, Energy Conversion and Management: X 22 (2024) 100547.  doi.org/10.1016/j.ecmx.2024.100547

 

K. Khan*, M. B. Hanif, H. Xin, A. Hussain, H. G. Ali, B. Fu, Z. Fang, M. Motola, Z. Xu, M. Wu*, PEO-based solid composite polymer electrolyte for high capacity retention all-solid-state lithium metal battery, Small 20 (2024) 2305772.  doi.org/10.1002/smll.202305772

 

Z. Tayyab, S. Rauf, M. B. Hanif, H. I. A. Qazi, N. Mushtaq, M. Motola, S. Yun, Ch. Xia*, D. A. Medvedev, M. I. Asghar, A. Alodhab, A. Hussain, M. K. Majeed, R. Iqbal, A. Saleem, W. Xu*, Y. Yang*, Theoretical and experimental explored tailored hybrid H+/O2- ions conduction: Bridged for high performance fuel cell and water electrolysis, Chemical Engineering Journal 482 (2024) 148750.  doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2024.148750


M. Cai, S. Gowrisankaran, M. Gregor, H. Makarov, T. Roch, J. Li, F. Wu, G. Mailhot, M. Brigante, O. Monfort*, Unravelling the activation mechanism of oxidants using copper ferrite nanopowder and its application in the treatment of real waters contaminated by phenolic compounds, Chemical Engineering Journal481 (2024) 148623. doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2024.148623

 

I. Shaheen, I. Ali, F. Bibi, A. Hanan, M. Ahmad, I. Hussain, M. S. Javed, S. S. A. Shah, K. Khan, M. B. Hanif, M. Motola, P. Rosaiah, S. M. Wabaidur, W. U. Arifeen*, I. Hussain*, Integrating 1D/2D nanostructure based Ni-Co-oxalate for energy storage applications, Ceramics International (2024).  doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2023.12.394

 

P. Cheng, Z. Wei, Y. Arbid, T. Fu ,X. Liu*, O. Monfort*, Insights into the performance and mechanism of Cr(VI) and U(VI) removal in water using innovative cross-linked chitosan adsorbent, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering12(1) (2024) 111731. doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2023.111731

 

O. Monfort*, A. Madhusudhan, M. Motola, Controversial mechanism of simultaneous photocatalysis and Fenton-based processes: additional effect or synergy?,Chemical Communications 60 (2024) 374-383. doi.org/10.1039/D3CC03992G

 

N. Tarasova*, M. B. Hanif*, N. K. Janjua, S. Anwar, M. Motola, D. Medvedev*, Fluorine-insertion in solid oxide materials for improving their ionic transport and stability. A brief review, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 50 Part C (2024) 104-123. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2023.08.074

 

M. B. Hanif*, S. Rauf, A. Sultan, Z. Tayyab, K. Zheng, H. Makarov, D. Madej, W. Lasocha, T. Roch, M. Mosialek*, R. T. Baker, Ch.-X. Li*, M. Motola*, Boosting the electrochemical performance of oxygen electrodes via the formation of LSCF-BaCe0.9–xMoxY0.1O3–δ triple conducting composite for solid oxide fuel cells: Part II, Energy 289 (2024) 129985.  doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2023.129985

 

A. Kezionis, T. Salkus*, M. Dudek, D. Madej, M. Mosialek, B. D. Napruszewska, W. Lasocha, M. B. Hanif, M. Motola, Investigation ofalumina- and scandia-doped zirconia electrolytes for solid oxide fuel cell applications: Insights from broadband impedance spectroscopy and distribution of relaxation times analysis, Journal of Power Sources 591(2024) 233846.  doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2023.233846

 

H. Lu, F. Zou, X. Liu*, W. Zhang, L. Zhang, C. Deng, Z. Yu, O. Monfort, P. Cheng*, Z-scheme g-C3N4/α-FOD heterojunction-assisted persulfate activation for degradation of tetracycline hydrochloride under visible light: Insights into mechanism, Chemical Engineering Journal 479 (2024) 147224. doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2023.147224

 

K. K. Kadimpati*, A. Gnida, J. Turek-Szytow, M. S. Hellal, M. Gregor, G. Matula, M. Pawlyta, O. Monfort*, Design of innovative hybrid biochar prepared from marine algae and magnetite: insights into adsorption performance and mechanism, Chemical Engineering Research and Design 201 (2024) 218-227. doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2023.11.053

 

J. Nociarová, A. Purkait, R. Gyepes, P. Hrobárik*, Silver-Catalyzed Skeletal Editing of Benzothiazol-2(3H)-ones and 2-Halogen-Substituted Benzothiazoles as a Rapid Single-Step Approach to Benzo[1,2,3]Thiadiazoles, Organic Letters, 26, 2024, 619-624. doi/10.1021/acs.orglett.3c03904 

 

2023

Q. U. Ain, M. Irshad*, M. S. Butt, A. N. Tabish, M. B. Hanif*, M. A. Khalid, R. Ghaffar, M. Rafique, D. E. Shawar, K. Siraj, A. A. A. Hafez, H. S. M. Abd-Rabboh, Z. Zmrhalova, E. Filonova, D. A. Medvedev, M. Motola*, Towards sustainable electrochemistry: green synthesis and sintering aid modulations in the development of BaZr0.8Y0.1M0.03O3–δ (M = Mn, Co, and Fe) IT-SOFC electrolytes, Frontiers in Chemistry 11 (2023) 1322475. doi.org/10.3389/fchem.2023.1322475

 

J. Gao, M. B. Hanif, H. Zhang, M. Motola, Ch.-X. Li*, Recent advances in microstructural control via thermal spraying for solid oxide fuel cells, Chemical Engineering Journal 478 (2023) 147352. doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2023.147352


A. M. Mehdi, A. Hussain, M. Z. Khan*, M. B. Hanif*, R.-H. Song, W. W. Kazmi, M. M. Ali, S. Rauf, Y. Zhang, M. M. Baig, D. A. Medvedev*, M. Motola, Progress and prospects in direct ammonia solid oxide fuel cells: a review, Russian Chemical Reviews 92 (2023) RSCR5098. doi.org/10.59761/RCR5098

 

V. V. Kusumkar, S. Atri*, S. Inan, M. Gregor, T. Roch, H. Makarov, M. Caplovicova, M. Galambos, E. Viglasova, G. Plesch, O. Monfort*, Application of MXene for remediation of low-level radioactive aqueous solutions contaminated with 133Ba and 137Cs, Chemical Communications 59 (2023) 12007-12010. https://doi.org/10.1039/D3CC02147E


H. G. Ali, K. Khan, M. B. Hanif*, M. Z. Khan, I. Hussain, M. S. Javed, H. A. Z. Al-Bonsrulah, M. Mosialek, M. Fichtner*, M. Motola*, Advancements in two-dimensional materials as anodes for lithium-ion batteries: exploring composition-structure-property relationships emerging trends, and future perspective, Journal of Energy Storage 73 (2023) 108980. doi.org/10.1016/j.est.2023.108980

 

M. Irshad*, K. Baber, M. S. Butt, M. B. Hanif, M. Asad, A. Ghaffar, M. Rafique, I. Hussain, M. M. Al-Anazy, H. Makarov, B. D. Napruszewska, M. Mosialek, M. Motola*, Synergistic role of biomolecules and biochelating agents in the sustainable development of an efficient BaCe0.97M0.03O3–δ (M = Sm, Gd) perovskite electrolyte for IT-SOFC, Ceramics International 49 (2023) 38360-38366. doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2023.09.170


E. Paluch*, A. Seniuk, G. Plesch, J. Widelski, D. Szymanski, R. F. Wiglusz, M. Motola, E. Dworniczek, Mechanism of action and efficiency of Ag3PO4-based photocatalysts for the control of hazardous gram-positive pathogens, International Journal of Molecular Science 24 (2023) 13553. doi.org/10.3390/ijms241713553

 

H. Makarov, L. Satrapinskyy*, M. Vidis, T. Roch, G. Plesch, M. Mikula, Ti-Mo-O Nanotube Arrays Grown by Anodization of Magnetron Sputtered Films, Coatings  13(8) (2023) 1309. doi.org/10.3390/coatings13081309 


V. Liapun, M. B. Hanif, M. Sihor, X. Vislocka, S. Pandiaraj, Unnikrishnan V. K., G. K. Thirunavukkarasu, M. F. Edelmannova, M. Reli, O. Monfort, K. Koci*, M. Motola*, Versatile application of BiVO4/TiO2 S-scheme photocatalst: Photocatalytic CO2 and Cr(VI) reduction, Chemosphere 337 (2023) 139397. doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2023.139397


G. K. Thirunavukkarasu*, M. B. Hanif, V. Liapun, K. Hensel, J. Kupcik, J. Lorincik, I. Elantyev, O. Monfort, M. Motola*, Decrypting the growth of anodic TiO2 nanotube layers in eco-friendly fluoride-free nitrate-based electrolyte for enhanced photocatalytic degradation of organic pollutants, Materials Research Bulletin 165 (2023) 112322. doi.org/10.1016/j.materresbull.2023.112322


M. B. Hanif*, S. Rauf, Z. u. Abadeen, K. Khan, Z. Tayyab, S. Qayyum, M. Mosialek*, Z. Shao*, Ch. X. Li, M. Motola*, Proton-conducting solid electrolysis cells: interrelationship of composition-structure on the property, their challenges, and prospects, MATTER 6 (2023) 1782-1830. doi.org/10.1016/j.matt.2023.04.013


K. Khan, H. Xin, B. Fu, M. B. Hanif, P. Li, B. A. Beshiwork, Z. Fang, M. Motola, Z. Xu, M. Wu*, Garnet/polymer solid electrolytes for high-performace solid-state lithium metal batteries: the role of amorphous Li2O2, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 642 (2023) 246-254. doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2023.03.116


S. Rauf, M. B, Hanif, F. Wali, Z. Tayyab, B. Zhu, N. Mushtaq, Y. Yang*, K. Khan, P. D. Lund, M. Motola, W. Xu*, Highly active interfacial sites in SFT-SnO2 heterojunction electrolyte for enhanced fuel cell performance via engineering energy bands: envisioned theoretically and experimentally, Energy & Environmental Materials 49 (2023) [accepted]. doi.org/10.1002/eem2.12606


M. Usman*, O. Monfort, S. Gowrisankaran, B. H. Hameed, M. Al-Abri, K. Hanna, Dual functional materials capable of integrating adsorption and Fenton-based oxidation processes for highly efficient removal of pharmaceutical contaminants, Journal of Water Process Engineering 52 (2023) 103566. doi.org/10.1016/j.jwpe.2023.103566 

 

K. Khan*, Z. U. D. Babar, S. Qayyum, M. B. Hanif*, S. Rauf, A. Sultan, M. Mosialek, M. Motola*, B. Lin*, Design of efficient and durable symmetrical proton ceramic fuel cells at intermediate temperature via B-site doping of Ni in BaCe0.56Zr0.2Ni0.04Y0.2O3–δ, Ceramics International 49 (2023) 16826-16835. doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2023.02.043


M. Dobesova, M. Kolackova, O. Pencik, P. Capal, P. Chaloupsky, P. Svec, A. Ridoskova, M. Motola, V. Cicmancova, H. Sopha, J. M. Macak, L. Richtera, V. Adam, D. Huska*, Transcriptomic hallmarks of in vitro TiO2 nanotubes toxicity in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, Aquatic Toxicology 256 (2023) 106419. doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2023.106419


S. Gowrisankaran, G. Karthikeyan Thirunavukkarasu, H. Makarov, T. Roch, G. Plesch, M. Motola, G. Mailhot, M. Brigante*, O. Monfort*, New insights into the mechanism of coupled photocatalysis and Fenton-based processes using Fe surface-modified TiO2 nanotube layers: the case study of caffeine degradation, Catalysis Today 413-415 (2023) 114027. doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2023.02.004


V. Liapun*, M. Motola*, Current overview and future perspective in fungal biorecovery of metals from secondary sources, Journal of Environmental Management 332 (2023) 117345. doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2023.117345


M. Mosialek*, M. B. Hanif*, T. Salkus, A. Kezionis, E. Kazakevicius, A. F. Orliukas, R. P. Socha, W. Lasocha, M. Dziubaniuk, J. Wyrwa, M. Gregor, M. Motola*, Synthesis of Yb and Sc stabilized zirconia electrolyte (Yb0.12Sc0.08Zr0.8O2-δ) for intermediate temperature SOFCs: microstructural and electrical properties, Ceramics International 49 (2023) 15276-15283. doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2023.01.111

 

M. B. Hanif*, S. Rauf, M. Mosialek*, K. Khan, V. Kavaliuke, A. Kezionis, T. Salkus, J. Gurgul, D. Medvedev, M. Zimowska, D. Madej, M. Motola*, Mo-doped BaCe0.9Y0.1O3-δ proton-conducting electrolyte at intermediate temperature SOFCs. Part I: microstructure and electrochemical properties, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 48 (2023) 37532-37549. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2023.01.144


H. Sopha, Z. Spotz, M. Sepulveda, M. Alijani, M. Motola, L. Hromadko, J. M. Macak*, Intrinsic properties of anodic TiO2 nanotube layers: in-situ XRD annealing of TiO2 nanotube layers, Ceramics International  49 (2023) 24293-24301. doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2022.11.032

 

K. K. Kumar, S. Sujatha, W. Skarka, O. Monfort*, Innovative hybrid biosorbent composed of nano ZnO and marine macro algae Jania rubens embedded in alginate/PVA matrix: Insights into Pb2+ removal in water, New Journal of Chemistry 47 (2023) 373-383. doi.org/10.1039/D2NJ04896E


K. Kashif, B. Fu, H. Xin, B. A. Beshiwork, M. B. Hanif, J. Wu, Z. Fang*, J. Yang, T. Li, Ch. Chen, M. Motola, Z. Xu*, M. Wu*, Composite polymer electrolyte incorporating WO3 nanofillers with enhanced performance for dendrite-free solid-state lithium battery, Ceramics International 49 (2023) 4473-4481. doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2022.09.333

 

J.D. Somasundaram, A. Ebrahimi, S.P. Nandan, A. Cherevan*, D. Eder, M. Šupolíková,  E. Nováková, R. Gyepes,  L. Krivosudský*, Functionalization of decavanadate anion by coordination to cobalt (II): Binding to proteins, cytotoxicity, and water oxidation catalysis, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry 239 (2023) 112067. doi.org/10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2022.112067

 

Zámocký M., Hofbauer S., Gabler T., Furtmueller P.G., The Molecular Evolution, Structure, and Function of Coproporphyrinogen Oxidase and Protoporphyrinogen Oxidase in Prokaryotes, Biology-Basel 12 (2023) 1527. doi.org/10.3390/biology12121527

 

Poljovka A., Musil M., Bednář D., Chovanová K., Bauerová V., Bellová J., Kohútová L., Baráth P., Zámocký M., Comparison of Fungal Thermophilic and Mesophilic Catalase–Peroxidases for Their Antioxidative Properties. Antioxidants 12 (2023) 1382. doi.org/10.3390/antiox12071382

 

Jardim-Messeder D., de Souza-Vieira Y., Correa Lavaquial L., Cassol D., Galhego V., Bastos G.A., Felix-Cordeiro T., Correa R.L., Zámocký M., Saibo N. J. M., Silveira J. A. G., Margis R., Margis-Pinheiro M., Stromal Ascorbate Peroxidase (OsAPX7) Modulates Drought Stress Tolerance in Rice (Oryza sativa), Antioxidants 12 (2023) 387. doi.org/10.3390/antiox12020387

 

Jardim-Messeder D., de Souza-Vieira Y., Correa Lavaquial L., Cassol D., Galhego V., Bastos G.A., Felix-Cordeiro T., Zámocký M., Margis-Pinheiro M., Sachetto-Martins G., Ascorbate-Glutathione Cycle Genes Families in Euphorbiaceae: Characterization and Evolutionary Analysis, Biology-Basel 12 (2023) 19. doi.org/10.3390/biology12010019

 

Zámocký M., Ferianc P., Discovering the deep evolutionary roots of serum amyloid A protein family, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 252 (2023) 126537. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2023.126537

 

V. Petropoulos, I. Georgoulis, C. Vourdaki, P. Hrobárik,* I. Sigmundová, J. Nociarová, M. Maiuri, G. Cerullo,* M. Fakis*, Ultrafast Photophysics of Regioisomeric Triphenylamine Dyes Having Dipolar D-π-A-A and Octupolar D-(π-A-A)3 Character with a Benzothiazole Unit in Matched or Mismatched Orientation, ChemPhysChem 24 (2023) e202300127. doi.org/10.1002/cphc.202300127

 


Z. É. Mihálka, J. Noga, Exploring alternative approaches to improve the convergence pattern in solving the coupled-cluster equations, Molecular Physics 21(11-12) (2023) e2140084. doi.org/10.1080/00268976.2022.2140084

 

Chrappová J., Pateda Y. R., Rakovský E., Synthesis and Crystal Structure Analysis of NH4[Zn(cma)(H2O)2]·H2O Using IAM and HAR Approaches, Journal of Chemical Crystallography 53(2) (2023) 228-235. doi.org/10.1007/s10870-022-00961-1

 

Škrátek M., Čaplovičová M., Čaplovič L., Petriskova P., Šimon E., Rakovský E., Billik P., Ag2O nanocrystals prepared by mechanochemical decomposition of Ag7O8NO3, Materials Letters 348 (2023) 134680. doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2023.134680