Publications

2018

M. V. Shuba, D. I. Yuko, P. P. Kuzhir, S. A. Maksimenko, G.G. Chigir, A.N. Pyatlitski, O. Sedelnikova, A.V. Okotrub, Ph. Lambin
Localized plasmon resonance in boron-doped multiwalled carbon nanotubes
Physical Review B 97, 205427 (2018)
https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.97.205427

Andrzej Szczurek, Vanessa Fierro, Artyom Plyushch, Jan Macutkevic, Polina Kuzhir and Alain Celzard 
Structure and electromagnetic properties of cellular glassy carbon monoliths with controlled cell size
Materials 2018, 11, 709 
Open access publication: https://doi.org/10.3390/ma11050709

Artyom Plyushch, Jan Macutkevic, Juras Banys, Polina Kuzhir, Nikolay Kalanda, Alexander Petrov, Clara Silvestre, Mikhail Uimin, Anatoly Yermakov, Olga Shanderova,
Carbon-Coated Nickel Nanoparticles: Effect on the Magnetic and Electric Properties of Composite Materials
Coatings 2018, 8(5), 165
Open access publication: https://doi.org/10.3390/coatings8050165

Alexander V. Melnikov, Mikhail Shuba, Philippe Lambin
Modeling the electrical properties of 3D printed meshes with the theory of resistor lattices
Phys. Rev. E 97, 043307 – Published 17 April 2018
https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.97.043307

M.V. Shuba, D.I. Yuko, P.P. Kuzhir, S.A. Maksimenko, M.A. Kanygin, A.V. Okotrub, R. Tenne, Ph. Lambin
How effectively do carbon nanotube inclusions contribute to the electromagnetic performance of a composite material? Estimation criteria from microwave and terahertz measurements
Carbon, Volume 129, April 2018, Pages 688–694
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2017.12.067

G. Spinelli, P. Lamberti, V. Tucci, L. Vertuccio, L. Guadagno
Experimental and theoretical study on piezoresistive properties of a structural resin reinforced with carbon nanotubes for strain sensing and damage monitoring
Composites Part B: Engineering, Volume 145, 15 July 2018, Pages 90-99
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1359836817331979

D Bychanok, P Angelova, A Paddubskaya, D Meisak, L Shashkova, M Demidenko, A Plyushch, E Ivanov, R Krastev, R Kotsilkova, F Y Ogrin, P Kuzhir
Terahertz absorption in graphite nanoplatelets/polylactic acid composites
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 51(14) 2018, 145307
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1361-6463/aab1a5

M. Tretjak, S. Pralgauskaite, J. Macutkevic, J. Matukas, J. Banys, P. Kuzhir, E. Ivanov, R. Kotsilkova
Influence of Carbon Nanotube Surface Treatment on Resistivity and Low-Frequency Noise Characteristics of Epoxy-Based Composites
Polymer Composites, 5 March, 2018, DOI: 10.1002/pc.24775
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pc.24775/full

2017

Ph. Lambin
Graphene as a prototypical model for two-dimensional continuous mechanics.
Applied Sciences, 7 (2017) 830 (10 pages), DOI: 10.3390/app7080830, 
Open access publication: http://www.mdpi.com/2076-3417/7/8/830/

Katarzyna Z. Donato, Libor Matějka, Raquel S. Mauler, Ricardo K. Donato.  
Recent Applications of Ionic Liquids in the Sol-Gel Process for Polymer–Silica Nanocomposites with Ionic Interfaces (Review).
MDPI, Colloids Interfaces 2018, 1, 5; 1-25, DOI:10.3390/colloids1010005. 
Open access publication: http://www.mdpi.com/2504-5377/1/1/5/htm

Ivanov E, Velichkova H, Kotsilkova R, Bistarelli S, Cataldo A, Micciulla F, Bellucci S.
Rheological behavior of graphene/epoxy nanodispersions,
Appl. Rheol. 27 (2017) 24469, ISSN 1617-8106, IF 1.6., http://www.ar.ethz.ch/cgi-bin/AR/view?DOI=10.3933/ApplRheol-27-24469

H. Velichkova, S. Kotsilkov, E. Ivanov, R. Kotsilkova, S. Gyoshev, N. Stoimenov & N.K. Vitanov.
Release of carbon nanoparticles of different size and shape from nanocomposite poly(lactic) acid film into food simulants.
Food Additives & Contaminants: Part A, 34, 6 (2017) 1072-1085, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19440049.2017.1310396

I. Karbovnyk, I. Olenych, I.N.Kukhta, A. Lugovskii, G. Sasnouski, T. Chutora, A. Luchechko, I. Khalakhan, A.V. Kukhta
Electric Field Oriented Nanostructured Organic Thin Films with Polarized Luminescence
Nanoscale Research Letters 12 (2017)
https://doi.org/10.1186/s11671-017-1936-9

A. Paddubskaya; M. Shuba; S. Maksimenko; A. Maffucci
Plasmonic carbon interconnects to enable the THz technology: Properties and limits
2017 IEEE 21st Workshop on Signal and Power Integrity (SPI) pp. 1 - 4, 2017
https://doi.org/10.1109/SaPIW.2017.7944027

A. V. Melnikov, M. V. Shuba
Electromagnetic response of a one-dimensional chain of interconnected carbon nanotubes in the sub-terahertz range.
Physics, Chemistry and Applications of Nanostructures
Reviews and Short Notes to Nanomeeting-2017.
International Conference on Physics, Chemistry and Application of Nanostructures "Nanomeeting-2017", Minsk, Belarus, 30 May – 2 June 2017/ Editors: V.E. Borisenko, S.V. Gaponenko, V.S. Gurin, C.H. Kam.—Singapore, WorldScientific, 2017. — P.183-186.
https://doi.org/10.1142/9789813224537_0043

M. V. Shuba; D. Yuko; P. P. Kuzhir; S. A. Maksimenko; M. Scarselli
Tunable electromagnetic response of free-standing 3D carbon nanotube network in the Ka-band
2017 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Symposium, Firenze, Italy, March 26-30, 2017 2 p.
https://doi.org/10.23919/ROPACES.2017.7916336

Velichkova H., Petrova I., Kotsilkov S., Ivanov E., Vitanov N.K., Kotsilkova R.
Influence of Polymer Swelling and Dissolution in Food Simulants on the Release of Graphene Nanoplates and Carbon Nanotubes from Poly(lactic) acid and Polypropylene Composite Films.
Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2017, 134, (44), 45469, DOI: 10.1002/app.45469
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/app.45469/abstract

D. Bychanok, S. Li, G. Gorokhov, 1 K. Piasotski, 1 D. Meisak, P. Kuzhir, E.A. Burgess, C.P. Gallagher, F.Y. Ogrin, A.P. Hibbins, A. Pasc, A. Sanchez-Sanchez, V. Fierro, and A. Celzard
Fully carbon metasurface: absorbing coating in microwaves
Journal of Applied Physics 121(16):165103-1 – 165103-9, April 2017, DOI: 10.1063/1.4982232
https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4982232

P. Kuzhir; A. Paddubskaya; N. Volynets; R. Kotsilkova; E. Ivanov; I. Biró; G. I. Márk; L. P. Biró; S. Maksimenko.
THz and microwave properties of 3D-printed nanocarbon based multilayers.
International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), 11-15 Sept. 2017, Verona, Italy
DOI: 10.1109/ICEAA.2017.8065377

List of the submitted and accepted publications (passing through positive review)

Artyom Plyushch, Jan Macutkevic, Vytautas Samulionis, Juras Banys, Dzmitry Bychanok, Polina Kuzhir, Sandrine Mathieu, Vanessa Fierro, Alain Celzard
Synergetic effect of triglycine sulfate and graphite nanoplatelets on dielectric and piezoelectric properties of epoxy resin composites
Polymer Composites, 2018 (accepted)

Peter Karlsen, Mikhail V. Shuba, Polina P. Kuzhir, Albert G. Nasibulin, Patrizia Lamberti, Euan Hendry
Sign inversion in the terahertz photoconductivity of single-walled carbon nanotube films
Phys.Rev.Lett. 2018 (submitted)

Artyom Plyushch, Patrizia Lamberti, Giovanni Spinelli, Jan Macutkevic, Polina Kuzhir
Numerical Simulation of the Percolation Threshold in Non-overlapping Ellipsoid Composites: Toward Bottom-up Approach for Carbon Based Electromagnetic Components Realization
Applied Sciences, 2018 (submitted)

Giovanni Spinelli, Patrizia Lamberti, Vincenzo Tucci, Radost Ivanova, Sonya Tabakova,
Evgeni Ivanov, Rumiana Kotsilkova, Sossio Cimmino, Rosa Di Maio, Clara Silvestre
Rheological and electrical behaviour of nanocarbon/poly(lactic) acid for 3d printing applications
Composites Part B, 2018 (submitted)

Radost Ivanova, Rumiana Kotsilkova
Rheological study of poly(lactic) acid nanocomposites with carbon nanotubes and graphene additives as a tool for optimization formulations for 3D printing application
Applied Rheology 2018 (submitted)

Todor Batakliev, Vladimir Georgiev, Evgeni Ivanov, Rumiana Kotsilkova, R. Di Maio, G. Rollo, C. Silvestre, S. Cimmino
Nanoindentation properties of 3D printed polylactic acid-based composites reinforced with graphene (GNP) and multiwall carbon nanotubes (MWCNT)
Journal of Applied Polymers, 2018 (submitted)

E. Ivanov, R. Kotsilkova, R. Di Maio, C. Silvestre, S. Cimmino, H. Xia, Y. Chen, R. Donato, C. Donato, PLA/Graphene/MWCNT composites with improved electrical and thermal properties for 3D printing applications
Journal of Applied Polymers, 2018 (submitted)

Invited Talks to International Conferences

Polina Kuzhir, Graphene/polymer based passive microwave - THz devices, Baltic Polymer Symposium 2017, 20 – 22 September 2017, Tallinn University of Technology, Tallin, Estonia, Plenary presentation
Book of Abstracts

P. Kuzhir; A. Paddubskaya; N. Volynets; R. Kotsilkova; E. Ivanov; I. Biró; G. I. Márk; L. P. Biró; S. Maksimenko.  THz and microwave properties of 3D-printed nanocarbon based multilayers. International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), 11-15 Sept. 2017, Verona, Italy. Invited lecture
DOI: 10.1109/ICEAA.2017.8065377

Electromagnetic properties of carbon foams Invited
Maxime Letellier (Institut Jean Lamour, UMR CNRS - Université de Lorraine, France); Jan Macutkevic (Semiconductor Physics Institute, Lithuania); Alesia Paddubbskaya(Belarusian State University, Belarus); Dzmitry Bychanok (Research Institute for Nuclear Problems BSU, Belarus); Polina Kuzhir (Institute of Nuclear Problem at Belarusian State University, Belarus); Jūras Banys (Vilnius University, Lithuania); Vanessa Fierro and Alain Celzard (Institut Jean Lamour, UMR CNRS – Université de Lorraine, France), 2017 IEEE International Conference on Microwaves, Antennas, Communications and Electronic Systems (COMCAS), Special session WE2I: Nano-Antennas and Nano-Structures, 13-15 November 2017, Tel Aviv, Israel
Conference Program   Book of Abstracts

Qi Wang, Ning Chen, Yinghong Chen, Hesheng Xia, Canhui Lu, Jie Zhang, 3D printing processing of polymer-based micro/nano functional composites, Chinese Materials Conference 2017, Polymer Materials Symposium, July 6-12, 2017, Yinchuan, China, invited presentation
http://www.c-mrs.org.cn/cmc2017/en/index.asp

Hesheng Xia, 3D printing of flexible polyurethane nanocomposites, Polymer Process Engineering ’17 , 25-27th July, 2017, Broadford, UK, keynote presentation 
http://www.polyeng.com/ppe17/
http://www.polyeng.com/ppe17/programme-21-july.pdf

Hesheng Xia, 3D Printing of Flexible Polyurethane Nanocomposites, PPE'17/UK-China AMRI Research Workshop, July 24-27, 2017, Bradford, UK, Invited lecture

Hesheng Xia, Additive Manufacture of Flexible Polymer Materials, 2017 China-Italy Innovation Week, Nov. 15-17, 2017, Chengdu, China, Invited lecture

Conference Presentations

2018

N. Jalagonia, A. Sichinava, L.Kalatozishvili, T. Archuadze, M. Mumladze, N. Darakhvelidze, E. Sanaia
UV Curable PDMS for 3D printer.
2018 - Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit & Exhibition. November 4-7, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 2018

N. T. Jalagonia, T. V. Kuchukhidze,  N.I. Darakhvelidze, E. Sanaia.
Obtaining of UV curable PDMS by Hydorsilylation Reaction.
8th International Conference on Polymers science and Engineering, October 15-16 2018, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. (accepted presentation)

P. Lamberti, R. Raimo, Giovanni Spinelli, V. Tucci, R. Kotsilkova, E, Ivanov
Electrical study on PLA reinforced with carbon-based particles for three dimensional printing of components and functional devices for aircraft applications.
ICEAF- International Conference of Engineering and Against Failure. June 20-22, Chios, Greece, 2018

Luigi Egiziano, Patrizia Lamberti, Giovanni Spinelli, Vincenzo Tuccia, Rumiana Kotsilkova, Sonia Tabakova, Evgeni Ivanov, Clara Silvestred, Rosa Di Maio,
Morphological, Rheological and Electrical Study of PLA reinforced with carbon-based fillers for 3D Printing Applications
9th International Conference "Times of Polymers (TOP) & Composites, Ischia June 17-21, 2018

Patrizia Lamberti, Giovanni Spinelli, Polina Kuzhir, Liberata Guadagno, Carlo Naddeo, Vittorio Romano, Rumiana Kotsilkova, Polya Angelova, Vlado Georgiev.
Evaluation of Thermal and Electrical Conductivity of Carbon-based PLA Nanocomposites for 3D Printing.
9th International Conference "Times of Polymers (TOP) & Composites, Ischia June 17-21, 2018

2017

P. Lamberti, G. Spinelli, V. Tucci, R. Kotsilkova, S. Tabakova, E. Ivanov.
Electrical properties of nanocarbon/poly (lactic) acid for 3D printing applications.
Nano 2017 Innovation Conference & Exhibition, Rome, Italy, 26-29 September 2017.
Poster No.26, page 63 - Patrizia LAMBERTI, University of Salerno, "Electrical properties of nanocarbon/poly (lactic) acid for 3D printing applications" - of the Conference Program

E. Ivanov, R. Kotsilkova, R. Di Maio, C. Silvestre, S. Cimmino, H. Xia, Y. Chen, P. Lamberti, G. Spinelli, V. Tucci, M. Lavorgna.
PLA/Graphene/MWCNT composites with improved electrical and thermal properties for 3D printing applications.
Baltic Polymer Symposium, 20–22 September 2017, Tallinn, Estonia (Book of Abstracts, Poster 58, page 118)
Book of Abstracts

S. Pralgauskaitė; J. Matukas; M. Tretjak; J. Macutkevič; J. Banys; P. Kuzhir; E. Ivanov; R. Kotsilkova,
Low frequency noise spectroscopy of multi-walled carbon nanotubes composites
International Conference on Noise and Fluctuations (ICNF), 2017, Pages: 1 – 4

Ning Chen, Hesheng Xia, Canhui Lu, Jie Zhang, Qi Wang*.
Preparation and 3D printing of polymer-based micro/nano functional composites
The 33rd Annual Meeting of the Polymer Processing Society (PPS-33), S17- Advanced processing technology, Dec 10-14, 2017, Cancun, Mexico, oral presentation.
http://pps-33.com/
http://pps-33.com/Accepted_Abstracts.pdf

Alexander Kukhta, A. V. Misevich, Artyom Pochtenny
Electrophysical properties of composite films based on graphene nanoplatelets covered by metal nanoparticles.
International Conference on Physics, Chemistry and Application of Nanostructures "Nanomeeting-2017", Minsk, Belarus, 30 May – 2 June 2017.
Editors: V.E. Borisenko, S.V. Gaponenko, V.S. Gurin, C.H. Kam.—Singapore, World Scientific, 2017