Toxicological Responses of α-Pinene-Derived Secondary Organic Aerosol and Its Molecular Tracers in Human Lung Cell Lines

Faria Khan, Karina Kwapiszewska, Yue Zhang, Yuzhi Chen, Andrew T. Lambe, Agata Kołodziejczyk, Nasir Jalal, Krzysztof Rudzinski, Alicia Martínez-Romero, Rebecca C. Fry, Jason D. Surratt, and Rafal Szmigielski

Chem. Res. Toxicol.2021, 34, 3, 817–832


Scouting for strong light–matter coupling signatures in Raman spectra

Takele, W. M., Piatkowski, L., Wackenhut, F., Gawinkowski, S., Meixner, A. J., & Waluk, J.

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics


Capacitance response and concentration fluctuations close to ionic liquid-solvent demixing

Cruz, C., Lomba, E., & Ciach, A.

Journal of Molecular Liquids


Tailoring Tautomerization of Single Phthalocyanine Molecules through Modification of Chromophore Photophysics by the Purcell Effect of an Optical Microcavity

Takele, W. M., Wackenhut, F., Liu, Q., Piatkowski, L., Waluk, J., & Meixner, A. J.

J. Phys. Chem. C 2021, 125, 27, 14932–14939


Phase Transitions and Electrochemical Properties of Ionic Liquids and Ionic Liquid—Solvent Mixtures

Carolina Cruz and Alina Ciach

Molecules 2021, 26, 3668


Bio-DEE Synthesis and Dehydrogenation Coupling ofBio-Ethanol to Bio-Butanol over Multicompon ent Mixed Metal Oxide Catalysts

Izabela S. Pieta , Alicja Michalik, Elka Kraleva, Dusan Mrdenovic, Alicja Sek, Ewa Wahaczyk, Agnieszka Lewalska-Graczyk, Mikolaj Krysa, Anna Sroka-Bartnicka, Piotr Pieta, Robert Nowakowski, Agata Lew and Ewa M. Serwicka

Catalysts 2021, 11, 660


Selective Oxidation of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural to 2,5-Diformylfuran by Visible Light-Driven Photocatalysis over In Situ Substrate-Sensitized Titania

Ayesha Khan, Michael Goepel, Adam Kubas, Dariusz Łomot, Wojciech Lisowski, Dmytro Lisovytskiy, Ariadna Nowicka, Juan Carlos Colmenares, Roger Gläser

ChemSusChem 2021, 14, 1351–1362


Ultrasound-assisted decoration of CuOx nanoclusters on TiO2 nanoparticles for additives free photocatalytic hydrogen production and biomass valorization by selective oxidation

Giannakoudakis, D. A., Qayyum, A., Nair, V., Khan, A., Pradhan, S. R., Prekodravac, J., Rekos, K., LaGrow, A. P., Bondarchuk, O., Łomot, D., Triantafyllidis, K. S., & Colmenares, J. C.

Molecular Catalysis 2021


Combined Influence of Low-Grade Metakaolins and Natural Zeolite on Compressive Strength and Heavy Metal Adsorption of Geopolymers

Alcina Johnson Sudagar , Slávka Andrejkovičová, Fernando Rocha, Carla Patinha, Maria R. Soares, Ana Luísa Velosa and Eduardo Ferreira da Silva

Minerals  2021, 11(5), 486


A Perfect Plastic Material for Studies on Self-Propelled Motion on the Water Surface.

Löffler, R. J. G., Hanczyc, M. M., & Gorecki, J.

Molecules 2021, 26, 3116


Formation and internal ordering of periodic microphases in colloidal models with competing interactions.

Serna, H., Pozuelo, A. D., Noya, E. G., & Góźdź, W. T.

Soft Matter 2021


Capillary Ionization and Jumps of Capacitive Energy Stored in Mesopores.

Cruz, C., Kondrat, S., Lomba, E., & Ciach, A

The Journal of Physical Chemistry C2021


Inhibition of Amyloid β-Induced Lipid Membrane Permeation and Amyloid β Aggregation by K162

Dusan Mrdenovic, Piotr Zarzycki, Marta Majewska, Izabela S. Pieta, Robert Nowakowski, Wlodzimierz Kutner, Jacek Lipkowski, and Piotr Pieta

ACS Chem. Neurosci. 2021, 12, 3, 531–541


Macroscopic Viscosity of Polymer Solutions from the Nanoscale Analysis

Agasty, A., Wisniewska, A., Kalwarczyk, T., Koynov, K., & Holyst, R.

ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 2021


Bimetallic nanocatalysts supported on graphitic carbon nitride for sustainable energy development: the shape-structure–activity relation

Ewelina Kuna, Dusan Mrdenovic, Martin Jönsson-Niedziółka, Piotr Pieta and  Izabela S. Pieta

Nanoscale Adv., 2021,3, 1342-1351


CO2 hydrogenation to methane over ni-catalysts: The effect of support and vanadia promoting

Izabela S. Pieta, Agnieszka Lewalska-Graczyk, Pawel Kowalik, Katarzyna Antoniak-Jurak , Mikolaj Krysa, Anna Sroka-Bartnicka, Arkadiusz Gajek, Wojciech Lisowski, Dusan Mrdenovic ,Piotr Pieta , Robert Nowakowski , Agata Lew and Ewa M. Serwicka

Catalysts 2021, 11(4), 433


Shape Transformations of Vesicles Induced by Their Adhesion toFlat Surfaces

Jeel Raval and W. T. Góźdź

ACS Omega, 5, 26, 16099–16105 (2020)


Effect of proximity to ionic liquid-solvent demixing on electrical double layers

CarolinaCruz, Svyatoslav Kondrat, Enrique Lomba, AlinaCiach

Journal of Molecular Liquids, Volume 294, 111368 (2019)


DSMC simulations of Turing patterns in concentrated growing systems

Gabriel Morgado, Bogdan Nowakowski, and Annie Lemarchand

AIP Conference Proceedings 2132, 070008 (2019)


Interpretation of Resistance, Capacitance, Defect Density and Activation Energy Levels in Single-Crystalline MAPbI3

A. Kalam, R. Runjhun, A. Mahapatra, M. M. Tavakoli, S. Trivedi, H. T. Dastjerdi, P. Kumar, J. Lewiński, M. Pandey, D. Prochowicz, P. Yadav

Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2020,124, 3496-3502


Nanoscale Phase Segregation in Supramolecular π-Templating for Hybrid Perovskite Photovoltaics from NMR Crystallography

M. B.Hope, M. A., Nakamura, T., Ahlawat, P., Mishra, A., Cordova, M., Jahanbakhshi, F., Mladenović, M. M., Runjhun, R., Merten, L., Hinderhofer, A., Carlsen, B. I., Kubicki, D. J., Gershoni-Poranne, R., Schneeberger, T., Carbone, L. C., Liu, Y., Zakeeruddin, S. M., Lewinski, J., Hagfeldt, A., Schreiber, F., Rothlisberger, U., Milić, J.V., Emsley, L.

J. Am. Chem. Soc.


The Hallmarks of Copper Single Atom Catalysts in Direct Alcohol Fuel Cells and Electrochemical CO2 Fixation

Pieta, I. S., Kadam, R. G., Pieta, P., Mrdenovic, D., Nowakowski, R., Bakandritsos, A., Tomanec, O., Petr, M., Otyepka, M., Kostecki, R., Khan, M. A. M., Zboril, R., & Gawande, M. B.

Adv. Mater. Interfaces 2021, 2001822


Correlation between adhesion strength and phase behaviour in solid-supported lipid membranes

N. Bibissidis, K. Betlema, G. Cordoyiannis, F. Prista-von Bonhorst, J. Goole, J. Raval, M. Daniel, W. Góźdź,
A. Iglič, P. Losada-Pérez

Journal of Molecular Liquids 320 (2020) 114492


Elimination of fast variables in stochastic nonlinear kinetics

Gabriel Morgado, Bogdan Nowakowski, and Annie Lemarchand

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2020,22, 20801-20814


Stochastic approach to Fisher and Kolmogorov, Petrovskii, and Piskunov wave fronts for species with different diffusivities in dilute and concentrated solutions

Gabriel Morgado, Bogdan Nowakowski, and Annie Lemarchand

Physica A, Volume 558, 15 November 2020, 124954


Toxicity of selected airborne nitrophenols on eukaryotic cell membrane models

Majewska, M., Khan, F., Pieta, I. S., Wróblewska, A., Szmigielski, R., Pieta, P.



Can a Network of Chemical Oscillators Help to Diagnose Schizophrenia?

Bose, A., Gorecki, J.

Int. Journ. of Unconventional Computing, Vol. 16, pp. 1–18


Electrochemical sensor for selective tyramine determination, amplified by a molecularly imprinted polymer film

Ayerdurai, V., Cieplak, M., Noworyta, K. R., Gajda, M., Ziminska, A., Sosnowska, M., Piechowska, J., Borowicz, P., Lisowski, W., Shao, S., D’Souza, F., Kutner, W.

Bioelectrochemistry 138 (2021) 107695


Confinement of Colloids with Competing Interactions in Ordered Porous Materials

Horacio Serna, Eva G. Noya, and Wojciech T. Góźdź​

J. Phys. Chem. B 2020, 124, 46, 10567–10577


How does a simple network of chemical oscillators see the Japan flag?

Gorecki, J., Bose, A.

Front. Chem., 09 November (2020) Vol.8, Article 580703


Single molecule brightness analysis for determination of anticancer drugs interactions with DNA

Zhou Y., Bielec K., Pasitsuparoad,P., Holyst R.

The Analyst (2020) DOI: 10.1039/d0an01108h


Multimode Vibrational Strong Coupling of Methyl Salicylate to a Fabry−Pérot Microcavity

Wassie Mersha Takele, Frank Wackenhut, Lukasz Piatkowski, Alfred J. Meixner, and Jacek Waluk

J. Phys. Chem. B (2020) 124, 27, 5709–5716


Scaling equation for viscosity of polydimethylsiloxane in ethyl acetate: From dilute to concentrated solutions

Agasty, A., Wisniewska, A., Kalwarczyk, T., Koynov, K., Holyst, R.

Polymer 203 (2020) 122779


Elucidation of the Role of Guanidinium Incorporation in Single Crystalline MAPbI3 Perovskite on Ion Migration and Activation Energy

M. Majewskaa, D. Mrdenovic, I.S. Pieta, R. Nowakowski, P. Pieta​Apurba Mahapatra, Rashmi Runjhun, Jan Nawrocki, Janusz Lewinski, Abul Kalam, Pawan Kumar, Suverna Trivedi, Mohammad Mahdi Tavakoli, Daniel Prochowicz and Pankaj Kumar Yadav

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2020), 22, 11467-11473


Alzheimer’s disease-related amyloid β peptide causes structural disordering of lipids and changes electric properties of a floating bilayer lipid membrane

Mrdenovic, D., Su, Z., Kutner, W., Lipkowski, J., Pieta, P

Nanoscale Advances


Nanomechanical characterization of single phospholipid bilayer in ripple phase with PF-QNM AFM

M. Majewskaa, D. Mrdenovic, I.S. Pieta, R. Nowakowski, P. Pieta​

BBA - Biomembranes 1862 (2020) 183347 


Grooved step emulsification systems optimize the throughput of passive generation of monodisperse emulsions 

Adam S. Opalski, Karol Makuch, Yu-Kai Lai, Ladislav Derzsi and Piotr Garstecki​

Lab Chip (2019) 19,1183−1192


Organic Hydroxy Acids as Highly Oxygenated Molecular (HOM) Tracers for Aged Isoprene Aerosol

Mohammed Jaoui, Rafal Szmigielski, Klara Nestorowicz, Agata Kolodziejczyk, Kumar Sarang, Krzysztof J. Rudzinski, Anna Konopka, Ewa Bulska, Michael Lewandowski, and Tadeusz E. Kleindienst​

Environ. Sci. Technol. (2019) 53,14516−14527


Physicochemical Properties of Terebic Acid, MBTCA, Diaterpenylic Acid Acetate, and Pinanediol as Relevant α-Pinene Oxidation Products

Kołodziejczyk, A., Pyrcz, P., Błaziak, K., Pobudkowska, A., Sarang, K., Szmigielski, R.

ACS Omega(2020)


Chitosan-based N-Doped Carbon Materials for Electrocatalytic and Photocatalytic Applications

Ayesha Khan, Michael Goepel, Juan Carlos Colmenares, Roger Gläser

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng.(2020)


The influence of confinement on the structure of colloidal systems with competing interactions

Horacio Serna, Eva G. Noya and  Wojciech T. Góźdź​

Soft Matter (2020)16, 718 


Gravity-driven microfluidic assay for digital enumeration of bacteria and for antibiotic susceptibility testing 

Yu-Ting Kao, Tomasz S. Kaminski, Witold Postek, Jan Guzowski, Karol Makuch, Artur Ruszczak, Felix von Stetten, Roland Zengerle and Piotr Garstecki​

Lab Chip (2020) 20, 54 


Engineering of Perovskite Materials Based on Formamidinium and Cesium Hybridization for High-Efficiency Solar Cells 

Daniel Prochowicz, Rashmi Runjhun, Mohammad Mahdi Tavakoli, Pankaj Yadav, Marcin Saski, Anwar Q. Alanazi, Dominik J. Kubicki, Zbigniew Kaszkur, Shaik M. Zakeeruddin, Janusz Lewinski, and Michael Grätzel 

Chem. Mater. (2019) 31, 1620−1627


A Hybrid Camphor-Camphene Wax Material for Studies on Self-Propelled Motion

Richard J.G. Löffler, Martin M. Hanczyc and Jerzy Gorecki​

Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys. (2019) 21, 24852 


Surface Study of Fe3O4 Nanoparticles Functionalized With Biocompatible Adsorbed Molecules

Beata Lesiak, N. Rangam, P. Jiricek, I. Gordeev, J. Tóth, L. Kövér , M. Mohai and P. Borowicz

Frontiers in Chemistry October (2019) Volume 7, Article 642


Size-Dependent Interaction of Amyloid β Oligomers with Brain Total Lipid Extract Bilayer —Fibrillation Versus Membrane Destruction

Dusan Mrdenovic, Marta Majewska, Izabela S. Pieta, Piotr Bernatowicz, Robert Nowakowski, Wlodzimierz Kutner, Jacek Lipkowski, Piotr Pieta​

Langmuir (2019) 35, 11940-11949 


Termination mechanisms of Turing patterns in growing systems

Gabriel Morgado, Laurence Signon, Bogdan Nowakowski, and Annie Lemarchand​

Acta Physica Polonica B (2019) Vol. 50 , No 7 


Additive-free photo-assisted selective partial oxidation at ambient conditions of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural by manganese (IV) oxide nanorods 

Dimitrios A. Giannakoudakis, Vaishakh Nair, Ayesha Khan, Eleni A. Deliyanni, Juan Carlos Colmenares, Konstantinos S. Triantafyllidis

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2019) 256,  117803


Assembly of Helical Structures in Systems with Competing Interactions under Cylindrical Confinement 

Horacio Serna, Eva G. Noya, and W. T. Góźdź

Langmuir (2019) 35, 702−708


Lignin-Based Composite Materials for Photocatalysis and Photovoltaics

Ayesha Khan, Vaishakh Nair, Juan Carlos Colmenares, Roger Gläser

Top Curr Chem (Z) (2018) 376:20


Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy for multiple-site equilibrium binding: a case of doxorubicin–DNA interaction 

Xuzhu Zhang, Andrzej Poniewierski, Krzysztof Sozański, Ying Zhou, Anna Brzozowska-Elliott, and Robert Holyst 

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2019) 21, 1572—1577


Electrical Double Layers Close to Ionic Liquid−Solvent Demixing

Carolina Cruz, Alina Ciach, Enrique Lomba, and Svyatoslav Kondrat 

J. Phys. Chem. C (2019) 123, 1596−1601


Fisher-Kolmogorov-Petrovskii-Piskunov wave front as a sensor of perturbed diffusion in concentrated systems

Gabriel Morgado, Bogdan Nowakowski, and Annie Lemarchand​

PHYSICAL REVIEW E (2019) 99, 022205 , DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.99.022205


Scaling of submicrometric Turing patterns in concentrated growing systems

Gabriel Morgado, Bogdan Nowakowski, and Annie Lemarchand

PHYSICAL REVIEW E (2018) 98, 032213


C sp2/sp3 hybridisations in carbon nanomaterials – XPS and (X)AES study

B. Lesiak ,L. Kövér, J. Tóth, J. Zemek, P. Jiricek, A. Kromka, N. Rangam

Applied Surface Science (2018) 452,  223–231


A camphene-camphor-polymer composite material for the production of superhydrophobic absorbent microporous foams

Richard J. G. Löffler, Martin M. Hanczyc & Jerzy Gorecki 

Scientific Reports (2022) 12:1


Green Leaf Volatiles in the Atmosphere—Properties, Transformation, and Significance, Atmosphere

Kumar Sarang, Krzysztof J. Rudziński, Rafał Szmigielski

Atmosphere (2021) 12:12


Better red than dead: On the influence of Oil Red O dye on complexity of evolution of a camphor-paraffin droplet on the water surface

 Loffler, Richard J., Gorecki, Jerzy, Hanczyc, Martin



Molecularly imprinted polymer as a synthetic receptor mimic for capacitive impedimetric selective recognition of Escherichia coli K-12

Nabila Yasmeena, Mathieu Etienneb, Piyush Sindhu Sharmaa, Sofiane El-Kirat-Chatelb, Mariela Brites Helúb, Wlodzimierz, Kutnerac 



Titania/chitosan-lignin nanocomposite as an efficient photocatalyst for the selective oxidation of benzyl alcohol under UV and visible light

Khan Ayesha, Goepel, Michael, Lisowski Wojciech,  Lomot Dariusz, Lisovytskiy Dmytro, Mazurkiewicz-Pawlicka Marta, Glaeser Roger,  Warczak, Magdalena,  Colmenares, Juan Carlos

RSC ADVANCES, 2021, 11:55


Electrochemically Initiated Synthesis of Polyacrylamide Microgels and Core-shell Particles

Yasmeen, Nabila, Kalecki  Jakub, Borowicz, Pawel, Kutner, Wlodzimierz, Sharma Piyush S.



Valorization of Brewery Wastes for the Synthesis of Silver Nanocomposites Containing Orthophosphate

Sudagar Alcina, Johnson Rangam, Neha Venkatesh, Ruszczak, Artur, Borowicz, Pawel, Toth Jozsef, Koever, Laszlo,  Michalowska Dorota,  Roszko Marek L.,  Noworyta Krzysztof R, Lesiak Beata

NANOMATERIALS(2021), 11:10


Investigation of Shape Transformations of Vesicles, Induced by Their Adhesion to Flat Substrates Characterized by Different Adhesion Strength

Raval Jeel, Iglic Ales, Gozdz Wojciech



Structural and Dynamical Behaviour of Colloids with Competing Interactions Confined in Slit Pores

Serna Horacio, Gozdz Wojciech T.,  Noya, Eva G.



Mechanical and Electrical Interaction of Biological Membranes with Nanoparticles and Nanostructured Surfaces

Raval Jeel, Gongadze Ekaterina,  Bencina Metka,  Junkar Ita, Rawat Niharika, Mesarec Luka, Kralj-Iglic, Kralj-Iglic  Veronika, Gozdz Wojciech,  Iglic Ales

MEMBRANES(2021), 11:7


Chemical and structural properties of reduced graphene oxide-dependence on the reducing agent

Lesiak B, Trykowski  G, Toth J. , Biniak S. , Kover L., Rangam N.,  Stobinski L., Malolepszy A.



Reaction Kinetics of Green Leaf Volatiles with Sulfate, Hydroxyl, and Nitrate Radicals in Tropospheric Aqueous Phase

Sarang K., Otto T., Rudzinski K., Schaefer T., Grgić I., Nestorowicz K., Herrmann H., Szmigielski R.

Environ. Sci. Technol. 2021, 55, 20, 13666–13676


Amyloid β interaction with model cell membranes – What are the toxicity-defining properties of amyloid β?

Mrdenovic D, Pieta I. S, Nowakowski R., Kutner W., Lipkowski J., Pieta P

International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 200 (2022) 520–531


Valorizing the Unexplored Filtration Waste of Brewing Industry for Green Silver Nanocomposite Synthesis

N. V. Rangam, A. Johnson Sudagar, A. Ruszczak, P. Borowicz, J. Tóth, L. Kövér, D. Michałowska, M. Ł. Roszko, K. R. Noworyta, B. Lesiak

Nanomaterials 2022, 12, 44


Selective Impedimetric Chemosensing of Carcinogenic Heterocyclic Aromatic Amine in Pork by dsDNA-Mimicking Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Film-Coated Electrodes

Ayerdurai V., Carcia-Cruz A., Piechowska J., Cieplak M., Borowicz P., Noworyta K. Spolnik G., Danikiewicz W., Lisowski W., Pietrzyk-Le A., D'Souza F., Kutner W., Sharma P.

J. Agric. Food Chem. 2021, 69, 14689−14698


Cytotoxicity and oxidative stress induced by atmospheric mono-nitrophenols in human lung cells

F. Khan, M. Jaoui, K. Rudzinski, K. Kwapiszewska, A. Martinez-Romero, D. Gil-Casanova, M. Lewandowski, T. E. Kleindienst, J. H. Offenberg, J. D. Krug, J. D. Surratt, R. Szmigielski

Environmental Pollution 301 (2022) 119010


Computing With Networks of Chemical Oscillators and its Application for Schizophrenia Diagnosis

Ashmita Bose, Jerzy Gorecki

Frontiers in Chemistry, 2022, vol. 10, 848685


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 711859.