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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

    Poster
    Patent

    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

    Paper

    Building a doctoral programme on sustainable chemistry

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Carbon dioxide conversation: overcoming thermodynamic limitations

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., 2011.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Electrochemical production of organic carbonates under high pressure

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Jul 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Recovery of antibiotics from fermentation broth using green solvents

    Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Ponte, M. N. D., 2007.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Styrene carbonate synthesis from carbon dioxide

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Jan 2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    Doctoral Thesis
    Conference publication

    Criticality of the [C4mim] [BF4] + Water system

    Cerdeiriña, C. A., Troncoso, J., Ramos, C. P., Romani, L., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Guedes, H. J. R., Esperança, J. M. S. S., Visak, Z. P., Nunes Da Ponte, M. & Rebelo, L. P. N., 1 Dec 2005, Ionic Liquids IIIA: Fundamentals, Progress, Challenges and Opportunities - Properties and Structure. Rogers, R. & Seddon, K. (eds.). American Chemical Society, p. 175-186 12 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 901).

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

    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 publication

    Multiphase equilibrium in mixtures of [C4mim] [PF6] with supercritical carbon dioxide, water, and ethanol: Applications in catalysis

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Serbanovic, A., Esperança, J. M. S. S., Guedes, H. J. R., Rebelo, L. P. N. & Nunes Da Ponte, M., 2005, ACS Symposium Series. American Chemical Society, p. 301-310 (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 901).

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

    Phase behavior and thermodynamic properties of ionic liquids, ionic liquid mixtures, and ionic liquid solutions

    Rebelo, L. P. N., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Gomes De Azevedo, R., Esperança, J. M. S. S., Nunes Da Ponte, M., Guedes, H. J. R., Visak, Z. P., De Sousa, H. C., Szydlowski, J., Lopes, J. N. C. & Cordeiro, T. C., 2005, ACS Symposium Series. American Chemical Society, Vol. 901. p. 270-291 (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 901).

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

    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 publication

    Open Access
    Conference article

    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

    Open Access
    File
    Conference abstract

    I&EC 90-Hydrogenation of CO2-expanded liquid terpenes: Phase equilibrium-controlled kinetics

    Bogel-Lukasik, E., Serbanovic, A., Bogel-Lukasik, R., Banet-Osuna, A., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Ponte, M. N. D., 19 Aug 2007, In : Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 234, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract

    Article

    (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

    Accounting for the unique, doubly dual nature of ionic liquids from a molecular thermodynamic and modeling standpoint

    Rebelo, L. P. N., Canongia Lopes, J. N., Esperança, J. M. S. S., Guedes, H. J. R., Łachwa, J., Najdanovic-Visak, V. & Visak, Z. P., 11 Jul 2007, In : Accounts of Chemical Research. 40, 11, p. 1114-1121

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    A detailed thermodynamic analysis of [C4mim][BF4] + water as a case study to model ionic liquid aqueous solutions

    Rebelo, L. P. N., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Visak, Z. P., Nunes Da Ponte, M., Szydlowski, J., Cerdeiriña, C. A., Troncoso, J., Romaní, L., Esperança, J. M. S. S., Gliedes, H. J. R. & De Sousa, H. C., 11 Aug 2004, In : Green Chemistry. 6, p. 369-381

    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

    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

    Open Access
    File

    Co-solvent effects in LLE of 1-hydroxyethyl-3-methylimidazolium based ionic liquids + 2-propanol + dichloromethane or 1,2-dichloroethane

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Rodriguez, A., Visak, Z. P., Rosa, J. N., Afonso, C. A. M., Nunes da Ponte, M. & Rebelo, L. P. N., 15 Jun 2007, In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 254, 1-2, p. 35-41

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    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

    Open Access
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    Distribution ratios of lipase-catalyzed reaction products in ionic liquid supercritical CO2 systems: Resolution of 2-octanol enantiomers

    Bogel-Łukasik, R., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Barreiros, S. & Da Ponte, M. N., 5 Jun 2008, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 47, 13, p. 4473-4480

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Double critical phenomena in (water + polyacrylamides) solutions

    Rebelo, L. P. N., Visak, Z. P., De Sousa, H. C., Szydlowski, J., Gomes De Azevedo, R., Ramos, A. M., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Da Ponte, M. N. & Klein, J., 26 Jan 2002, In : Macromolecules. 35, 5, p. 1887-1895

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Evidence for lower critical solution behavior in ionic liquid solutions

    Lachwa, J., Szydlowski, J., Najdanovic-Visak, V., Rebelo, L. P. N., Seddon, K. R., Da Ponte, M. N., Esperança, J. M. S. S. & Guedes, H. J. R., 13 Apr 2005, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 127, 18, p. 6542-6543

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    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

    Open Access
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    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Open Access
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    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

    Open Access
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    Liquid-Liquid behaviour of functionalized ionic liquids plus 2-Propanol plus Dickloromethane

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Rodriguez, A., Visak, Z. P., Rosa, J. N., Afonso, C. A. M., Ponte, M. N. D. & Rebelo, L. P. N., 2006, In : Chimica Oggi. 24, 6, p. 19-20

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Liquid-liquid behaviour of ionic liquid-1-butanol-water and high pressure CO2-induced phase changes

    Najdanovic-Visak, V., Rebelo, L. P. N. & Nunes Da Ponte, M., 11 Apr 2005, In : Green Chemistry. 7, p. 443-450

    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 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

    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

    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 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

    Open Access
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    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

    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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    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

    Open Access
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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

    Open Access
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    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