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Gao W., Vasiliades, M.A., Damaskinos, C.M., Zhao, M., Fan, W., Wang*, Q., Reina, T.R., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Molten salt promoted MgO adsorbents for CO2 capture: Transient kinetic studies”, Environ. Sci. Technol. (ACS), in press

Drouza, C.; Keramidas, A., Chapter 22: Reductive Dioxygen Activation by Biomimetic Vanadium Complexes. In RSC Catalysis Series, 2021; Vol. 2021-January, pp 514-534

Ioannis Anastopoulos, Jelena V Milojković, Konstantina Tsigkou, Constantina Zafiri, Zorica R Lopičić, Michael Kornaros, Ioannis Pashalidis. A nappies management by-product for the treatment of uranium-contaminated waters. Journal of Hazardous Materials (2021) 124147.

Dimitrios A.Giannakoudakis, Ioannis Anastopoulos, Mariusz Barczak,  Εvita Αntoniou, Konrad Terpiłowski, Elmira Mohammadi, Emerson Coy, Aristides Bakandritsos, Ioannis A. Katsoyiannis, Juan Carlos Colmenares, IoannisPashalidis. Enhanced uranium removal from acidic wastewater by phosphonate-functionalized ordered mesoporous silica: Surface chemistry matters the most. Journal of Hazardous Materials 413 (2021) 125279.

Ioannis Anastopoulos, Ioannis Pashalidis. Single-use surgical face masks, as a potential source of microplastics: Do they act as pollutant carriers? Journal of Molecular Liquids. 326 (2021) 115247

Nicolaou, A. G., Stavrou, I. J., Louppis, A. P., Constantinou, M. S., Kapnissi-Christodoulou, C. P. Application of an Ultra-Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometric Method for the Detection and Quantification of Cannabis in Cerumen Samples, Journal of Chromatography A, 2021, 1642, 462035.

K. Varnava, C. S. Patrickios, “Polymer Networks One Hundred Years after the Macromolecular Hypothesis: A Tutorial Review,” Polymer 2021, 215, 123322



Chen, S., Vasiliades, M.A., Yan, Q., Yang, G., Du, X., Zhang, C., Li, Y., Zhu, T., Wang, Q., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Remarkable N2-selectivity enhancement of practical NH3-SCR over Co0.5Mn1Fe0.25Al0.75Ox-LDO: The role of Co investigated by transient kinetic and DFT mechanistic studies”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 277 (2020) 119186.

 Petallidou*, K.C., Vasiliades, M.A., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Deactivation of Co/γ-Al2O3 in CO Methanation Studied by Transient Isotopic Experiments: The Effect of Co Particle Size”, J. Catal. 389 (2020) 176-194.

 Passadis, S. S.; Papanikolaou, M. G.; Elliott, A.; Tsiafoulis, C. G.; Tsipis, A. C.; Keramidas, A. D.; Miras, H. N.; Kabanos, T. A. Synthesis, Structural, and Physicochemical Characterization of a Ti6and a Unique Type of Zr6Oxo Clusters Bearing an Electron-Rich Unsymmetrical {OON} Catecholate/Oxime Ligand and Exhibiting Metalloaromaticity. Inorg. Chem. 2020, 59 (24), 18345-18357

Hadjiadamou, I.; Vlasiou, M.; Spanou, S.; Simos, Y.; Papanastasiou, G.; Kontargiris, E.; Dhima, I.; Ragos, V.; Karkabounas, S.; Drouza, C.; Keramidas, A. D. Synthesis of vitamin E and aliphatic lipid vanadium(IV) and (V) complexes, and their cytotoxic properties. J. Inorg. Biochem. 2020, 208,

Peterhans, E. Nicolaidou, P. Diamantis, E. Alloa, M. Leclerc, Mathieu Surin, Sébastien Clément, U. Rothlisberger, Natalie Banerji, and S. C. Hayes, “Structural and photophysical templating of conjugated polyelectrolytes with single-stranded DNA,” Chem. Mat. 2020, 32, 17, 7347–7362,

García-Simón, C. Colomban, Y. Aybars Çetin, A. Gimeno, M. Pujals, E. Ubasart, C. Fuertes-Espinosa, K. Asad, N. Chronakis, M. Costas, J. Jiménez-Barbero*, F. Feixas*, X. Ribas*, “Complete Dynamic Reconstruction of C60, C70 and (C59N)2 Encapsulation into an Adaptable Supramolecular Nanocapsule”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020, 142, 16051-16063.

Liatsou I., Pashalidis I., Carsten Dosche C.: Cu(II) adsorption on 2-thiouracil-modifiedLuffaCylindricabiochar fibres from artificial and real samples, andcompetition reactions with U(VI). Journal of Hazardous Materials 383 (2020) 120950.

Nikos Panagiotou, Ioanna Liatsou, Anastasia Pournara, Giasemi K. Angeli, Rafaela Maria Giappa, Emmanuel Tylianakis, Manolis J. Manos, George E. Froudakis, Pantelis N. Trikalitis, Ioannis Pashalidis, Anastasios J. Tasiopoulos (2020) Water – Stable 2-D Zr MOFs with Exceptional UO22+ Sorption Capability. J Mater Chem A, 8, 1849-1857.

Papaefstathiou E., Stylianou M., Andreou C., Agapiou A., “Breath analysis of smokers, non-smokers, and e-cigarette users“, Journal of Chromatography B 1160 (2020) 1223493

Agapiou A., Vasileiou A., Stylianou M., Mikedi K., Zorpas A., “Waste aroma profile in the framework of food waste management through household composting“, Journal of Cleaner Production 257 (2020) 1203402



Yan, Q., Gao, Y., Li, Y., Vasiliades, M.A., Chen, S., Zhang, C., Gui, R., Wang* Q., Zhu, T., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Promotional Effect of Ce Doping in Cu4Al1Ox – LDO Catalyst for Low-T Practical NH3-SCR: Steady-state and Transient Kinetics Studies”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 255 (2019) 117749.

J. Dyson, E. Lariou, J. Martin, R. Li, H. Erothu, G. Wantz, P. D. Topham, O. Dautel, S. C. Hayes, P. N. Stavrinou, N. Stingelin. “Managing Local Order in Conjugated Polymer Blends via Polarity Contrast,” Chem. Mat. 2019, 31, 17, 6540-6547,. *In top 20 most highly downloaded articles in July 2019.

J. Cheetham, M. Ortiz, A. Perevedentsev, L.-I. Dion-Bertrand, G. M. Greetham, I. V. Sazanovich, M. Towrie, A. W. Parker, J. Nelson, C. Silva, D. D. C. Bradley, S. C. Hayes, P. N. Stavrinou, “The Importance of Microstructure in Determining Polaron Generation Yield in Poly(9,9-dioctylfluorene),” Chem. Mat. 2019, 31, 17, 6787-6797,

Stergiou, K. Asad, A. Kourtellaris, N. Chronakis*, N. Tagmatarchis*, “Tether-directed Regioselective Synthesis of an Equatorialface Bisadduct of Azafullerene Using Cyclo-[2]-octylmalonate”, Chem. Eur. J., 2019, 25, 5751-5756.

“A microporous Co(II) – based 3-D metal organic framework built from magnetic infinite rod-shaped secondary building units”, A. Kourtellaris, E. E. Moushi, I. Spanopoulos, P. N. Trikalitis, M. Pissas, G. S. Papaefstathiou, Y. Sanakis, A. J. Tasiopoulos, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2019, 4056. Featured on the Outside Front Cover of Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2019, Issue 38

Christos Christou, Katerina Philippou, Theodora Krasia-Christoforou, Ioannis Pashalidis. Uranium adsorption by polyvinylpyrrolidone/chitosan blended nanofibers. Carbohydrate Polymers 219 (2019) 298-305

Paschalidou, I. Pashalidis. Recovery of uranium from phosphate rock with EDTA-mediated dissolution and cation exchange. Hydrometallurgy,189 (2019) 105118

Nicolaou, A. G., Mavroudi, M. C., Stavrou, I. J., Weatherly, C. A., Kapnissi-Christodoulou, C. P. Synergistic Enantioseparation Systems with either Cyclodextrins or Cyclofructans and L-Alanine Tert Butyl Ester Lactate, Electrophoresis, 2019, 40 (4), 539-546

Constantinou P., Louca-Christodoulou D., Agapiou A., “LC-ESI-MS/MS determination of oxyhalides (chlorate, perchlorate and bromate) in food and water samples, and chlorate on household water treatment devices along with perchlorate in plants”, Chemosphere 235 (2019) 757-766.

A. Panteli, C. S. Patrickios, “Multiply Interpenetrating Polymer Networks: Preparation, Mechanical Properties, and Applications,” Gels 2019, 5, art. No. 00036 (COVER article).

A. Panteli, C. S. Patrickios, M. Constantinou, G. Constantinides, “Multiple Network Hydrogels: A Study of Their Nanoindentation Hardness,” Macromol. Symp. 2019, 385, art. No. 1800201 (COVER article).



Nicolaou, M.; Papanikolaou, M. G.; Tsipis, A. C.; Kabanos, T. A.; Keramidas, A. D.; Sproules, S.; Miras, H. N. Design and Assembly of Covalently Functionalised Polyoxofluorovanadate Molecular Hybrids. Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24 (15), 3836-3845 

Papanikolaou, M. G.; Hadjithoma, S.; Chatzikypraiou, D. S.; Papaioannou, D.; Drouza, C.; Tsipis, A. C.; Miras, H. N.; Keramidas, A. D.; Kabanos, T. A. Investigation of dioxygen activation by copper(ii)-iminate/aminate complexes. Dalton Trans. 2018, 47 (45), 

Hadjithoma, S.; Papanikolaou, M. G.; Leontidis, E.; Kabanos, T. A.; Keramidas, A. D. Bis(hydroxylamino)triazines: High Selectivity and Hydrolytic Stability of Hydroxylamine-Based Ligands for Uranyl Compared to Vanadium(V) and Iron(III). Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57 (13), 

“Redox Active Quinoidal 1,2,4-Benzotriazines” G.A. Zissimou, A. Kourtellaris, M. Manoli, P.A. Koutentis, J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 9391-9402. FEATURED IN ACS EDITORS’ CHOICE 

A.T. Güntner, N.J. Pineau, P. Mochalski, H. Wiesenhofer, A. Agapiou, C.A. Mayhew, S.E. Pratsinis, “Sniffing entrapped humans with sensor arrays”, Analytical Chemistry 90 (2018) 4940−4945. 

Giannoukos, A. Agapiou, S. Taylor, “Advances in chemical sensing technologies for VOCs in breath for security/threat assessment, illicit drug detection, and human trafficking activity”, Journal of Breath Research 12 (2018) 027106.



Kalamaras, C.M., Olympiou, G.G., Pârvulescu, V.I., Cojocaru, B., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Selective Catalytic Reduction of NO by H2/C3H6 over Pt/Ce1-xZrxO2-δ: The Synergy Effect Studied by Transient Techniques”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 206 (2017) 308-318.

Stylianou, M.; Hadjiadamou, I.; Drouza, C.; Hayes, S. C.; Lariou, E.; Tantis, I.; Lianos, P.; Tsipis, A. C.; Keramidas, A. D. Synthesis of new photosensitive H2BBQ2+[ZnCl4]2−/[(ZnCl)2(μ-BBH)] complexes, through selective oxidation of H2O to H2O2. Dalton Trans. 2017, 46 (11), 3688-3699

J.-Y. Yue, M. Markoulides, A. C. Regan, S.-Y. Li, N. Chronakis, A. Gourdon, T. Chen, H.-J. Yan, and D. Wang*, “Construction of 2D nanoporous network by coupling on-surface dynamic imine chemistry and dipole-stabilized self-assembly”, Chem. Commun., 2017, 53, 428-431.

Liatsou I., Pashalidis I., Oezaslan M., Carsten Dosche C.: Surface characterization of oxidized biochar fibers derived from Luffa Cylindrica and lanthanide binding. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 5 (2017) 4069–4074

Leontidis, E., “Investigations of the Hofmeister series and other specific ion effects using lipid model systems”, Adv. Colloid Int. Sci. 243, 8-22 (2017). (Invited)

N. Kitiri, C. S. Patrickios, C. Voutouri, T. Stylianopoulos, I. Hoffmann, R. Schweins, M. Gradzielski, “Double-networks Based on pH-responsive Amphiphilic “Core-first” Star First Conetworks Prepared by Sequential RAFT Polymerization,” Polym. Chem. 2017, 8 (1), 245-259. (Inside Cover Article).



Makri, M.M., Vasiliades, M.A., Petallidou, K.C., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Effect of Support Composition on the Origin and Reactivity of Carbon Formed During Dry Reforming of Methane over 5 wt% Ni/Ce1-xMxO2-δ (M=Zr4+, Pr3+) Catalysts”, Catal. Today 259 (2016) 150-164.

Vasiliades, M.A., Makri, M.M., Djinović, P., Erjavec, B., Pintar, A, Efstathiou*, A.M., “Dry reforming of methane over 5 wt% Ni/Ce1-xPrxO2-δ catalysts: Performance and characterisation of active and inactive carbon by Transient Isotopic Techniques”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 197 (2016) 168-183.

Passadis, S. S.; Tsiafoulis, C.; Drouza, C.; Tsipis, A. C.; Miras, H. N.; Keramidas, A. D.; Kabanos, T. A. Synthesis, Bonding, and Reactivity of Vanadium(IV) Oxido-Fluorido Compounds with Neutral Chelate Ligands of the General Formula cis-[VIV(=O)(F)(LN-N)2]+. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55 (4), 1364-1366

S. Vezie, S. Few, I. Meager, G. Pieridou, B. Dörling, R. S. Ashraf, A. R. Goñi, H. Bronstein,, I. McCulloch, S. C. Hayes, M. Campoy-Quiles, and J. Nelson, “Exploring the origin of high optical absorption in conjugated polymers,” Nat. Mat., 2016, 15, 746-753.

Riala, K. L. Maxouti, C. P. Ioannou, and N. Chronakis*, “Synthesis of Enantiopure T-Symmetrical [6:0]-Hexakis Adducts of C60 Equipped with 1,2-Glycol Substituted cyclo-Monomalonate Addends”, Org. Lett., 2016, 18, 1132-1135.

“Filling the gap between the quantum and classical worlds of nanoscale magnetism: giant molecular aggregates based on paramagnetic 3d metal ions”, C. Papatriantafyllopoulou, E. E. Moushi, G. Christou and A. J. Tasiopoulos, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2016, 45, 1597–1628.Featured on the Outside Front Cover of Chem. Soc. Rev., 2016, 45, Issue 6

“Magnetic “Molecular Oligomers” Based on Decametallic Supertetrahedra: A Giant Mn49 Cuboctahedron and its Mn25Na4 Fragment”, M. Manoli, S. Alexandrou, L. Pham, G. Lorusso, W. Wernsdorfer, M. Evangelisti, G. Christou and A. J. Tasiopoulos, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55, 679–684.

Leontidis, E., “Chaotropic salts interacting with soft matter: Beyond the lyotropic series”, Curr. Opin. Colloid Int. Sci. 23, 100-109 (2016). (Invited)

Georgiou, C. A., Constantinou, M. S., Andreou R., Hapeshi, E., Fatta-Kassinos, D., Kapnissi-Christodoulou, C. P. Novel Approach to Fast Determination of Cholesterol Oxidation Products in Cypriot Foodstuffs Using Ultra-Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry, Electrophoresis, 2016, 37 (7-8), 1101-1108. (Invited)

Elladiou, C. S. Patrickios, “A Dimethacrylate Cross-linker Cleavable Under Thermolysis or Alkaline Hydrolysis Conditions: Synthesis, Polymerization, and Degradation,” Chem. Commun. 2016, 52(15), 3135-3138.



Stylianou, M.; Drouza, C.; Giapintzakis, J.; Athanasopoulos, G. I.; Keramidas, A. D. Aerial Oxidation of a VIV-Iminopyridine Hydroquinonate Complex: A Trap for the VIV-Semiquinonate Radical Intermediate. Inorg. Chem. 2015, 54 (15), 7218-7229 DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b00571.

Loukia Hadjittofi, Ioannis Pashalidis: Uranium Sorption from Aqueous Solutions by Activated Biochar Fibres Investigated by FTIR Spectroscopy and Batch Experiments. J. Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, 304 (2015) 897-904

“1,2,3-Dithiazoles – new reversible melanin synthesis inhibitors: a chemical genomics study” A. Charalambous, M. Koyioni, I. Antoniades, D. Pegeioti, I. Eleftheriou, S.S. Michaelidou, S.A. Amelichev, L.S. Konstantinova, O.A. Rakitin, P.A. Koutentis, P.A. Skourides, MedChemComm, 2015, 6, 935-946. 2015 MEDCHEMCOMM HOT ARTICLE

“Tetraphenylhexaazaanthracenes: 16π Weakly Antiaromatic Species with Singlet Ground States” C.P. Constantinides, G.A. Zissimou, A.A. Berezin, T.A. Ioannou, M. Manoli, D. Tsokkou, E. Theodorou, S.C. Hayes, P.A. Koutentis, Org. Lett., 2015, 17, 4026-4029. HIGHLIGHTED IN SYNFACTS 2015, 11(10), 1049 (CONTRIBUTORS: T. M. SWAGER AND V. SCHRÖDER)

Mavroudi, M. C., Kapnissi-Christodoulou, C. P. Combined Use of L-Alanine Tert Butyl Ester Lactate and Trimethyl-β-Cyclodextrin for the Enantiomeric Separations of 2-Arylpropionic Acids Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Electrophoresis, 2015, 36 (19), 2442-2450.



Trimithioti, A. Akimov, Oleg Prezhdo, and S.C. Hayes, “Analysis of Depolarization ratios of ClNO2 Dissolved in Methanol”, J. Chem. Phys., 2014, 140, 014301

Provencher, N. Bérubé,1 A. W. Parker, G. M. Greetham, M. Towrie, C. Hellmann, M. Côté, N. Stingelin, C. Silva, and S. C. Hayes, “Direct observation of ultrafast long-range charge separation at polymer:fullerene heterojunctions,” Nat. Comm. 2014, 5, 4288

Riala and N. Chronakis*, “An unexpected stereoisomerism in enantiomerically pure trisadducts of C60 with an inherently chiral trans-3,trans-3,trans-3 addition pattern”, Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 1995-1998.

“Single crystal coordinating solvent exchange as a general method for the enhancement of the photoluminescence properties of lanthanide MOFs”, E. J. Kyprianidou, T. Lazarides, S. Kaziannis, C. Kosmidis, G. Itskos, M. J. Manos, and A. J. Tasiopoulos, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 5258.

Loukia Hadjittofi, Melpomeni Prodromou, Ioannis Pashalidis: Activated Biochar Derived from Cactus Fibres – Preparation, Characterization and Application on Cu(II) Removal from Aqueous Solutions. Bioresource Technology, 159 (2014) 460–464

Leontidis, E., Christoforou, M., Georgiou, C., Delclos, T., “The ion-lipid battle for hydration water and interfacial sites at soft-matter interfaces”, Curr. Opin. Colloid Int. Sci. 19, 2-8 (2014).

“Effective Exchange Coupling in Alternating-Chains of a π-Extended 1,2,4-Benzotriazin-4-yl” C.P. Constantinides, A.A. Berezin, M. Manoli, G.M. Leitus, M. Bendikov, J.M. Rawson and P.A. Koutentis, New J. Chem., 2014, 38, 949-954. HIGHLIGHTED IN MEET OUR AUTHORS 03/2014

“Structural, Magnetic and Computational Correlations of Some Imidazolo-fused 1,2,4‑Benzotriazinyl Radicals” C.P. Constantinides, A.A. Berezin, M. Manoli, G.M. Leitus, G.A. Zissimou, M. Bendikov, J.M. Rawson and P.A. Koutentis, Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20, 5388-5396. ARTICLE SELECTED FOR THE WILEY-VCH HOT TOPIC ON MAGNETIC MATERIALS

“A Magnetostructural Investigation of an Abrupt Spin-Transition for 1-Phenyl-3-trifluoromethyl-1,4-dihydro-benzo[e][1,2,4]triazin-4-yl” C.P. Constantinides, A.A. Berezin, G.A. Zissimou, M. Manoli, G.M. Leitus, M. Bendikov, M.R. Probert, J.M. Rawson and P.A. Koutentis, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 11906-11909. FEATURED IN JACS SPOTLIGHTS



Drouza, C.; Vlasiou, M.; Keramidas, A. D. Vanadium(iv/v)-p-dioxolene temperature induced electron transfer associated with ligation/deligation of solvent molecules. Dalton Trans. 2013, 42 (33), 11831-11840 DOI: 10.1039/c3dt50619c.

Kalamaras, C.M., Petallidou, K.C., Efstathiou*, A.M., “The Effect of La3+-doping of CeO2 Support on the Water-Gas Shift Reaction Mechanism and Kinetics over Pt/Ce1-xLaxO2”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 136-137 (2013) 225-238.

Petallidou, K.C., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Low-temperature Water-Gas Shift on Pt/Ce1-xLaxO2-δ: Effect of Ce/La Ratio”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 140-141 (2013) 333-347.

P. Ioannou and N. Chronakis*, “The first one-pot synthesis of a chiral pentakis-adduct of C60 utilising an opened-structure malonate tether”, Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 10611-10613.

Riala and N. Chronakis*,Remote Functionalization of C60 with EnantiomericallyPure cyclo-[2]-Malonate Tethers Bearing C12 and C14 Spacers: Synthetic Access to Bisadducts of C60 with the Inherently Chiral trans-3 Addition Pattern”, J. Org. Chem., 2013, 78, 7701-7713. Highlighted paper

“Reactions of tetracyanoethylene with N’-arylbenzamidines: A route to 2‑phenyl-3H-imidazo[4,5-b]quinoline-9-carbonitriles” S.I. Mirallai, M. Manoli and P.A. Koutentis, J. Org. Chem., 2013, 78, 8655-8668. HIGHLIGHTED IN SYNFACTS 2013, 9(12), 1270 (CONTRIBUTORS: V. SNIECKUS AND T. RANTANEN)

Stavrou, I. J., Kapnissi-Christodoulou, C. P. Use of Chiral Amino Acid Ester-Based Ionic Liquids as Chiral Selectors in CE, Electrophoresis, 2013, 34 (4), 524-530



Kalamaras, C.M., Dionysiou, D., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Mechanistic Studies of the Water-Gas Shift Reaction over Pt/CexZr1-xO2 Catalysts: The Effect of Pt Particle Size and Zr Dopant”, ACS Catalysis 2 (2012) 2729-2742

Polychronopoulou, K., Giannakopoulos, K., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Tailoring MgO-based Supported Rh Catalysts for Purification of Gas Streams from Phenol”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 111-112 (2012) 360-375.

“A Flexible Cd2+ Metal Organic Framework with a Unique (3,3,6)-Connected Topology, Unprecedented Secondary Building Units and Single Crystal to Single Crystal Solvent Exchange Properties”, E. J. Kyprianidou, G. S. Papaefstathiou, M. J. Manos and A. J. Tasiopoulos,
CrystEngComm, 2012, 14, 8368–8373.
Featured on the Outside Front Cover of CrystEngComm, 2012, 14,  Issue 24

“A Mn36Ni4 ‘Loop-of-Loops-and-Supertetrahedra’ Aggregate Possessing a High ST = 26 ± 1 Spin Ground State”, M. Charalambous, E. E. Moushi, C. Papatriantafyllopoulou, W. Wernsdorfer, V. Nastopoulos, G. Christou, and A. J. Tasiopoulos, Chem. Commun, 2012, 48, 5410–5412.
Featured on the Outside Front Cover of Chem. Commun, 2012, 48, issue 44

Kiliari T., Pashalidis I.: Selective Separation of Actinyl(V,VI) Cations from Aqueous Solutions by Chelex-100, Radiochimica Acta, 100 (2012) 439-443

“Some Cyclization Reactions of 1,3-Diphenylbenzo[e][1,2,4]triazin-7(1H)-one: Preparation and Computational Analysis of Non Symmetrical Zwitterionic Biscyanines” T.A. Ioannou, P.A. Koutentis, H. Krassos, G. Loizou, D. Lo Re, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2012, 10, 1339-1348. OBC HOT ARTICLE

“2-(2,3,4,5,6-Pentafluorophenyl)-1H-benzo[d]imidazole, a fluorine-rich building block for the preparation of conjugated polymer donors for organic solar cell applications” M. Neophytou, H.A. Ioannidou, T.A. Ioannou, C.L. Chochos, S.P. Economopoulos, P.A. Koutentis, G. Itskos, S.A. Choulis, Polym. Chem., 2012, 3, 2236-2243. TOP 10 MOST READ POLYMER CHEMISTRY ARTICLE IN JUNE 2012

Nicolaou, I., Kapnissi-Christodoulou, C. P. Development of a Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry Method for the Determination of Rivastigmine in Human Plasma – Optimization of the Limits of Detection and Quantitation, Electrophoresis, 2012, 33 (4), 644-652.



Kalamaras, C.M., Americanou, S., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Redox” vs “Associative Formate with –OH group Regeneration” WGS Reaction Mechanism on Pt/CeO2: Effect of Platinum Particle Size”, J. Catal. 279 (2011) 287-300.

Kalamaras, C.M., Gonzalez, I.D., Navarro, R.M., Fierro, J.L.G., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Effects of Reaction Temperature and Support Composition on the Mechanism of Water-Gas Shift Reaction over Supported-Pt Catalysts”, J. Phys. Chem. C 115 (2011) 11595-11610.

 Olympiou, G., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Industrial NOx Control via H2-SCR on a Novel Supported-Pt Nano Catalyst”, Chem. Eng. J. 170 (2011) 424-432.

Pieridou, C. Avgousti-Menelaou, P. Tamamis, G. Archontis and S. C. Hayes, “UV Resonance Raman Study of TTR(105-115) Structural Evolution as a Function of Temperature,” J. Phys. Chem. B, 2011, 115, 4088

Riala, M. S. Markoulides, E. E. Moushi and N. Chronakis*, “One-pot regioselective synthesis and X-ray crystal structure of a stable [60]fullerene trisadduct with the eedge,eface,trans-1 addition pattern”, Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 11948-11950.

Riala and N. Chronakis*, “A Facile Access to Enantiomerically Pure [60]Fullerene Bisadducts with the Inherently Chiral Trans-3 Addition Pattern”, Org. Lett., 2011, 13, 2844-2847.

“A [Mn32] Double-Decker Wheel”, M. Manoli, R. Inglis, M. J. Manos, V. Nastopoulos, W. Wernsdorfer, E. K. Brechin and A. J. Tasiopoulos, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 4441–4444.
Featured on the Inside Front Cover of Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, Issue 19



Constantinou, D.A., Efstathiou*, A.M., “Low-Temperature Purification of Gas Streams from Phenol by Steam Reforming over Novel Supported-Rh Catalysts”, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 96 (2010) 276-289.

C. Hayes, C. Silva, “Analysis of the excited-state absorption spectral bandshape of oligofluorenes,” J. Chem. Phys., 132, 214510 (2010). *Selected for the July 2010 issue of Virtual Journal of Ultrafast Science

Papanicolaou  F., Antoniou S.  and Pashalidis I.: Redox Chemistry of Sulphate and Uranium in a Phosphogypsum Tailings Dump, J. Environmental Radioactivity, 101 (2010) 601–605.