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Research profile

The design, synthesis and characterization of novel materials based on copper nitride, copper oxide and zinc oxide. Synthesis and characterization of inorganic nanoparticles of controlled shape and size. Implementation of wet chemical methods for inorganic or composite thin films with optoelectronic and catalytical properties. Research topic description

Structural and spectroscopic studies of Au(III) complexes and organometallics with 2-phenylsulfanylpyridine and its analogues or derivatives, exhibiting potential catalytic properties. Correlations of 15N and 31P coordination shifts with molecular structures of transition metal complexes and organometallics with heterocycles containing nitrogen or phosphorus.

Crystal engineering. Research topic description

Application of  coordination compounds in nanomaterials deposition by physicochemical methods. Research topic description

Bioinorganic and Coordination Chemistry Research Group

Synthesis and structural research of transition metal complexes with potential application as anti-cancer drugs or precursors for the deposition of metallic and hybrid layers.

Analytical and Food Chemistry Research Team

Qualitative and quantitative analysis of compounds with antioxidant properties and other ingredients present in raw materials and food products (oilseeds and their products, confectionery, drinks, spices). Synthesis of new amphiphilic antioxidants with antioxidant, antibacterial and anti-cancer properties. Analysis of bioavailability and bioaccessibility of innovative food products using a modified artificial model of the gastrointestinal tract. Food sensory analysis. Preparation and physicochemical characterization of active films loaded with natural antioxidants from agrowaste for food packaging.