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    • School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

    Accepting PhD Students

    20022020

    Research output per year

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    Research Output

    2020

    Life cycle environmental sustainability of valorisation routes for spent coffee grounds: From waste to resources

    Schmidt Rivera, X. C., Gallego-Schmid, A., Najdanovic, V. & Azapagic, A., 1 Jun 2020, In : Resources, conservation and recycling. 157, 104751.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Producing Useful Chemicals Using a Nuclear Reactor

    Plant, A., Najdanovic, V., Joyce, M., Snoj, L. & Jazbec, A., 20 Jan 2020, In : EPJ Web of Conferences. 225, 4 p., 09003.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

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    Short-Communication: Ingestion of a Nucleotide-Rich Mixed Meal Increases Serum Uric Acid Concentrations but Does Not Affect Postprandial Blood Glucose or Serum Insulin Responses in Young Adults

    Coelho, M. O. C., Monteyne, A. J., Kamalanathan, I. D., Najdanovic, V., Finnigan, T. J. A., Stephens, F. B. & Wall, B. T., 17 Apr 2020, In : Nutrients. 12, 4, 1115.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Sol-gel alumina coating of wire mesh packing

    Abdelraouf, M., Hegarty, J., Rennie, A., Elizalde, R., Burns, N., Geekie, L., Najdanovic, V. & Aiouache, F., 11 May 2020, In : Ceramics International. 46, 13, p. 20777-20787 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2019

    Liquid-liquid phase equilibria of aqueous biphasic systems based on glycerol formal: Application on tetracycline recovery from water

    Praikaew, W., Kiatkittipong, W., Kiatkittipong, K., Assabumrungrat, S., Aiouache, F. & Najdanovic-visak, V., 14 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data. 64, 11, p. 4856-4862 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Nuclear fuel cycle, with a liquid ore and fuel: toward renewable energy

    Degueldre, C., Dawson, R. J. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Jul 2019, In : Sustainable Energy and Fuels. 3, 7, p. 1693-1700 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2018

    Brewers' spent grains: Drying kinetics and biodiesel production

    Mallen, E. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Mar 2018, In : Bioresource Technology Reports. 1, p. 16-23

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Novel aqueous biphasic system based on ethyl lactate for sustainable separations: Phase splitting mechanism

    Kamalanathan, I., Petrovski, Z., Branco, L. C. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 15 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Molecular Liquids. 262, p. 37-45

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Partitioning of amino acids in the novel biphasic systems based on environmentally friendly ethyl lactate

    Kamalanathan, I., Canal, L., Hegarty, J. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 25 Apr 2018, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 462, p. 6-13

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2017

    Experimental Determination and Modeling of the Phase Behavior of the CO2 + Propionic Anhydride Binary System at High Pressure

    Rebocho, S., Nunes, A. V. M., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Barreiros, S. & Paiva, A., 12 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data. 62, 1, p. 210-213

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Kinetics of extraction and in situ transesterification of oils from spent coffee grounds

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Lee, FY-L., Tavares, M. T. & Armstrong, A., 1 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Environmental Chemical engineering. 5, 3, p. 2611-2616

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Team-based learning: A novel approach to teaching engineering subjects

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Jan 2017, Proceedings of the 45th SEFI Annual Conference 2017 - Education Excellence for Sustainability, SEFI 2017. Bernardino, J., Rocha, J. & Quadrado, J. C. (eds.). Société Eropéenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs, p. 927-934 8 p. (Proceedings of the 45th SEFI Annual Conference 2017 - Education Excellence for Sustainability, SEFI 2017).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access

    Team-based learning for first year engineering students

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Jan 2017, In : Education for Chemical Engineers. 18, p. 26-34

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2016

    Cyclic carbonate synthesis from CO2and epoxides using zinc(II) complexes of arylhydrazones of β-diketones

    Montoya, C. A., Gómez, C. F., Paninho, A. B., Nunes, A. V. M., Mahmudov, K. T., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Martins, L. M. D. R. S., Guedes Da Silva, M. F. C., Pombeiro, A. J. L. & Nunes Da Ponte, M., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Catalysis. 335, p. 135-140

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Solubility of mixtures containing soybean oil, ionic liquid and methanol

    Manic, M. S. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 8 Apr 2016, In : Open Chemical Engineering Journal. 10, Suppl-1, M6, p. 41-49

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    2015

    Styrene carbonate synthesis from carbon dioxide

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Jan 2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Styrene carbonate synthesis from CO2using tetrabutylammonium bromide as a non-supported heterogeneous catalyst phase

    Montoya, C. A., Paninho, A. B., Felix, P. M., Zakrzewska, M. E., Vital, J., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Nunes, A. V. M., 1 May 2015, In : Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 100, p. 155-159

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2014

    High pressure vapor-liquid equilibrium for the ternary system ethanol/(±)-menthol/carbon dioxide

    Rebocho, S., Nunes, A. V. M., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Barreiros, S., Simões, P. & Paiva, A., 1 Aug 2014, In : Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 92, p. 282-287

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Performance of Sodium Chloride versus Commercial Ionic Liquid as Salting-Out Media for the Separation of Nicotine from Its Aqueous Solutions

    Lopes, J. M., Nunes, A. V. M., Nunes Da Ponte, M., Visak, Z. P. & Najdanovic-visak, V., 11 Jun 2014, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 53, 23, p. 9883-9888

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2013

    (Ethyl lactate)-gel high pressure CO2 extraction for the processing of mesoporous gelatine particles

    Paninho, A. B., Barbosa, C., Nogueira, I. D., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Nunes, A. V. M., 1 Nov 2013, In : Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 83, p. 35-40

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Biocompatible choline based ionic salts: Solubility in short-chain alcohols

    Lopes, J. M., Paninho, A. B., Môlho, M. F., Nunes, A. V. M., Rocha, A., Lourenço, N. M. T. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Dec 2013, In : Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics. 67, p. 99-105

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Electrochemical production of organic carbonates under high pressure

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Jul 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Extraction of caffeine from natural matter using a bio-renewable agrochemical solvent

    Bermejo, D. V., Luna, P., Manic, M. S., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Reglero, G. & Fornari, T., 1 Oct 2013, In : Food and Bioproducts Processing. 91, 4, p. 303-309

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    High pressure phase behavior of the binary system (ethyl lactate+carbon dioxide)

    Paninho, A. B., Nunes, A. V. M., Paiva, A. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 2013, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 360, p. 129-133

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Liquid-liquid equilibria of imidazolium ionic liquids having bistriflamide or triflate anions with aromatic non-polar and polar compounds

    Calado, M. S., Petrovski, Z., Manic, M. S., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Macedo, E. A. & Visak, Z. P., 15 Jan 2013, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 337, p. 67-72

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Solubility and phase behavior of binary systems containing salts based on transitional metals

    Zakrzewska, M. E., Paninho, A. B., Môlho, M. F., Nunes, A. V. M., Afonso, C. A. M., Rosatella, A. A., Lopes, J. M. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Aug 2013, In : Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics. 63, p. 123-127

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Solubility of carbon dioxide in ammonium based CO2-induced ionic liquids

    Zakrzewska, M. E., Rosatella, A. A., Simeonov, S. P., Afonso, C. A. M., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Nunes da Ponte, M., 25 Sep 2013, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 354, p. 19-23

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Solubility of CO2 in glycerol at high pressures

    Nunes, A. V. M., Carrera, G. V. S. M., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Nunes Da Ponte, M., 25 Nov 2013, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 358, p. 105-107

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2012

    Building a doctoral programme on sustainable chemistry

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    High-pressure solubilities of carbon dioxide in ionic liquids based on bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide and chloride

    Manic, M. S., Queimada, A. J., MacEdo, E. A. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 May 2012, In : Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 65, p. 1-10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Liquid-liquid equilibria of mixtures with ethyl lactate and various hydrocarbons

    Zakrzewska, M. E., Manic, M. S., Macedo, E. A. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 25 Apr 2012, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 320, p. 38-42

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Solubility of erythromycin in ionic liquids

    Manic, M. S. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 Jan 2012, In : Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics. 44, 1, p. 102-106

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Solubility of high-value compounds in ethyl lactate: Measurements and modeling

    Manic, M. S., Villanueva, D., Fornari, T., Queimada, A. J., MacEdo, E. A. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 1 May 2012, In : Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics. 48, p. 93-100

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Trihexyl(tetradecyl)phosphonium bromide: Liquid density, surface tension and solubility of carbondioxide

    Manic, M. S., Macedo, E. A. & Najdanovic- Visak, V., 25 Jun 2012, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 324, p. 8-12

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2011

    Carbon dioxide conversation: overcoming thermodynamic limitations

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., 2011.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Extraction of free fatty acids from soybean oil using ionic liquids or poly(ethyleneglycol)s

    Manic, M. S., Najdanovic-Visak, V., da Ponte, M. N. & Visak, Z. P., 1 May 2011, In : AIChE Journal. 57, 5, p. 1344-1355

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Liquid-liquid equilibria for separation of tocopherol from olive oil using ethyl lactate

    Vicente, G., Paiva, A., Fornari, T. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 15 Aug 2011, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 172, 2-3, p. 879-884

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Liquid-liquid phase equilibria in nicotine (aqueous) solutions

    Grozdanic, N. D., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Kijevcanin, M. L. J., Serbanovic, S. P., Nunes da Ponte, M. & Visak, Z. P., 25 Nov 2011, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 310, 1-2, p. 198-206

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Liquid-liquid phase transition of mixtures comprising squalene, olive oil, and ethyl lactate: Application to recover squalene from oil deodorizer distillates

    Hernández, E. J., Luna, P., Stateva, R. P., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Reglero, G. & Fornari, T., 25 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data. 56, 5, p. 2148-2152

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Recovery of erythromycin from aqueous solutions with an ionic liquid and high-pressure carbon dioxide

    Manic, M. S., Da Ponte, M. N. & Najdanovic-Visak, V., 15 Jul 2011, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 171, 3, p. 904-911

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Synthesis of fatty acid methyl esters via direct transesterification with methanol/carbon dioxide mixtures from spent coffee grounds feedstock

    Calixto, F., Fernandes, J., Couto, R., Hernández, E. J., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Simões, P. C., 1 Apr 2011, In : Green Chemistry. 13, p. 1196-1202

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Volumetric properties and spectroscopic studies of pyridine or nicotine solutions in liquid polyethylene glycols

    Visak, Z. P., Ilharco, L. M., Garcia, A. R., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Fareleira, J. M. N. A., Caetano, F. J. P., Kijevcanin, M. L. & Serbanovic, S. P., 23 May 2011, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 115, 26, p. 8481-8492

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2010

    Method for direct treatment of cork stoppers, using supercritical fluids

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Ponte, M. L. D. M. N. D., Lopes, J. A. D. S., Manic, M., Mesquita, A. C. D. A. L. C., Silva, R. P. M. D. & Allegro, I. M. D. Q. M. S., 19 Aug 2010, IPC No. B27K 7/00, B67B 1/03, Patent No. WO/2010/093273, 12 Feb 2010

    Research output: Patent

    Open Access

    SÍNTESE DE BIODIESEL A PARTIR DE BORRAS DE CAFÉ POR TRANSESTERIFICAÇÃO DIRECTA COM MISTURAS ÁLCOOL/DIÓXIDO DE CARBONO

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Simões, P. M. C., Couto, R. M. T. D., Fernandes, J. L. B. & Calixto, F. M. D. O., 2010, Patent No. PT104506-A1

    Research output: Patent

    2009

    High-pressure phase behaviour of binary (CO2 + nicotine) and ternary (CO2 + nicotine + solanesol) mixtures

    Ruiz-Rodriguez, A., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Visak, Z. P., Bronze, M. D. R., Antunes, C. & Nunes da Ponte, M., 15 Aug 2009, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 282, 1, p. 58-64

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Hydrogenation of CO2-expanded liquid terpenes: Phase equilibrium-controlled kinetics

    Bogel-ŁUkasik, E., Serbanovic, A., Bogel-ŁUkasik, R., Banet-Osuna, A., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Da Ponte, M. N., 2009, ACS Symposium Series. American Chemical Society, p. 191-201

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution