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Department of Electrochemical Material Science

Head of department  habil. dr. Eimutis Juzeliūnas
phone +370 5 212 4539

Mission: Application of electrochemical technologies and investigation methods for the fabrication and characterization of new functional materials. 
R&D activities: 
  • Alloying of light metals (Mg, Al, Ti) with hardly fusible ones (Zr, Ta, Nb, Cr,) using physical techniques; investigation of the structure, corrosion behaviour and applicability of the alloys as hydrogen storage or biodegradable materials
  • Formation of transparent conductive semiconductor layers by means of combining chemical and electrochemical methods and investigation of their performance in various photo/electrocatalytic reactions
  • Synthesis of new nanomaterials and investigation of their possible applications in future optoelectronics, smart materials engineering, energy conversion and nanomedicine
  • Formation of conversion coatings for active corrosion protection
  • Investigation of nanoparticles’ and chemical environment effects on the tribological processes in the development of multifunctional technologies for elastomer recycling, coating wear suppression and improvement of lubricant materials.
 Laboratories:

Services available
  • Expert assessment of corrosion damage and corrosion resistance in in accredited laboratory
  • Formation of thin coatings by the methods of magnetron sputtering and atomic layer deposition (ALD)
  • Electroplating of functional coatings of pure gold and other precious metals as well as their alloys
  • Determination of coating thickness, microhardness, surface roughness and coating adhesion
  • Lubricant technologies, rubber recycling, tribological studies of anodized aluminium coatings
Equipment
DC and RF magnetron sputtering device Univex 350 (Leybold systems). The device is used for deposition of thin films of metals, metal alloys, oxides and composites on various substrates.
 
   
ALD device Fiji F200 with plasma module and ozone generator (Ultratech/Cambrige NanoTech). The device is used to deposit extremely thin oxide films (few to 100 nm) on various substrates.
 
   
Electrochemical measurement systems (Potentiostats/Galvanostats/Frequence analyzers) PARSTAT 2273 (Princeton Applied Research) with electrochemical quartz crystal microgravimetry (EQCM), Autolab 302 (Metrohm Autolab) with rotating disc electrode, Solartron 1280C (Ametek, inc.), Reference 600+ (Gamry instruments). Photoelectrochemical measurement system Zennium CIMPS (Zahner Elektrik). These systems are used for investigation of photoelectrochemical behavior and material characterization in electrolytic solutions for metals, alloys and semiconductors.
 
   

Ball-on-plate tribometer
CSM tribometer by Anton Paar (Switzerland) can be used to evaluate friction and wear tendencies under these conditions: pin-on-disc, ball-on-disc and ball-on-plate configurations; loads from 0.1 to 6 kg·f;  rotational velocity 0.5 to 500 rpm; linear reciprocation 0.3 to 3 Hz; ball diameters 1.5, 3, 6 or 10 mm; pin diameters 3 or 6 mm; dry friction, film lubrication or bulk lubrication. Profilometry and microscopy peripherals are available.

 
   

Pin-on-Disc tribotester
Micro PoD tribotester by Ducom (India) can be used to evaluate friction and wear tendencies under these conditions: pin-on-disc and ball-on-disc configurations; loads from 5 to 100 kg·f;  rotational velocity 50 to 500 rpm; angular reciprocation 0.5 to 5 Hz; ball diameters 3, 6 or 10 mm; pin diameters 3 or 6 mm; dry friction or film lubrication.  Profilometry and microscopy peripherals are available

 
   

Granulometric sieve shaker
Vibrational shaker plate Vibramax 100 by Heidolph (Germany) is equipped with standardized calibrated sieves of 20 cm diameter.  Granulometry can be determined in US Tyler Mesh scale: 10 Mesh (2 mm), 20 Mesh (0.85 mm), 40 Mesh (0.425 mm), 60 Mesh (0.25 mm), 80 Mesh (0.18 mm) and 100 Mesh (0.15 mm).  Specialized procedures of granulometry determination for rubber crumbs and powders.

 
   

Ultrafreezer
Deep freezer Sanyo MDF-192 (Japan) for low temperature studies from -20°C to -85°C.  Chamber volume of 192 liters.

 
   

Corrosion cabinet
Forced draft and controlled humidity corrosion cabinet HCP-108 by Memmert (Germany). Linear corrosion (free of chlorides or other precursors) tests on steel and aluminum alloys can be performed from 30°C to 90°C by varying humidity from 20% to 95% RH.  Chamber volume 108 liters.

 
Projects
  • “Camelina & crambe Oil crops as Sources for Medium-chain Oils for Specialty oleochemicals“  (COSMOS)“ H2020-ISIB grant agreement 635405. Coordinated by Dr. Rolf Blaauw (Wageningen Univ., NL), from 1 April 2015 until 30 Sept 2019 the consortium of 18 members from 10 countries aims at reducing the dependence of Europe’s oleochemical industry on imported plant oils by turning camelina and crambe into profitable, sustainable, multipurpose, non-transgenic European oil crops. The total project budget exceeds 10 million €. FTMC team, headed by Dr. S.J. Asadauskas, focuses on chemical modification of camelina and crambe oils for producing lubricant basestocks for hydraulic fluids. Organic synthesis, degradation investigations, viscometric studies and tribological investigations are performed by L. Labanauskas, A. Grigucevičienė, D. Bražinskienė, A. Strakšys and other FTMC researchers.

  •  „New generation technology for tyre recycling using ozonation and devulcanization (OzoRubber)“ Eureka grant agreement E!9962. Coordinated by Ofer Vexler (Nizor Ltd, Israel) and Arturas Jukna (UAB Gumos Technologijos), from 1 Sept 2015 until 31 Aug 2016 the total project budget exceeded 200 thousand €. FTMC team, headed by Dr. S.J. Asadauskas, studied conversion of End-of-Life Tires into value added rubber powder by treating with ozonation and mechanochemical devulcanization.
Most important publications
  1. Kručaitė, Gintarė; Beresnevičiūtė, Raminta; Tavgenienė, Daiva; Grigalevičius, Saulius; Zhang, Baohua; Gruodis, Alytis; Charniakova, Katsiaryna; Karpič, Renata. Hole-transporting materials based on diarylfluorene compounds containing different substituents: DFT simulation, spectroscopic characterization and applications in organic light emitting diodes. Optical materials. ISSN 0925-3467.  2021, vol. 119, art. no. 111345, p. 1-8.

  2. Adomavičiūtė-Grabusovė, Sonata; Ramanavičius, Simonas; Popov, Anton; Šablinskas, Valdas; Oleksiy, Gogotsi; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Selective enhancement of SERS spectral bands of salicylic acid adsorbate on 2D Ti3C2Tx-based MXene film. Chemosensors. ISSN 2227-9040. 2021, vol. 9, art. no. 223, p. 1-18.
  3. Klimas, Vaclovas; Bittencourt, Carla; Valušis, Gintaras; Jagminas, Arūnas. Calcination effects of 2D molybdenum disulfides. Materials characterization. ISSN 1044-5803. 2021, vol. 179, art. n. 111351, p. 1-9.
  4. Ramanavičius, Simonas; Bittencourt, Carla; Naujokaitis, Arnas; Pakštas, Vidas; Jagminas, Arūnas. Interfacing perovskite strontium molybdate to molybdenum disulfide nanoplatelts for boosting HER from water. International journal of hydrogen energy. ISSN 0360-3199. 2021, vol. 46, p. 14359-14368.
  5. Jagminas, Arūnas; Gaigalas, Paulius; Bittencourt, Carla; Klimas, Vaclovas. Cysteine-induced hybridization of 2D molybdenum disulfide films for efficient and stable hydrogen evolution reaction. Materials. ISSN 1996-1944. 2021, vol. 14, iss. 5, art. no.1165, p. 1-12.
  6. Švedienė, Jurgita; Novickij, Vitalij; Žalnėravičius, Rokas; Raudonienė, Vita; Markovskaja, Svetlana; Novickij, Jurij; Paškevičius, Algimantas. Antimicrobial activity of L-lysine and poly-L-lysine with pulsed electric fields. Applied science. ISSN 2076-3417. 2021, vol. 11, iss. 6, art. no. 2708, p. 1-12.
  7. Ramanavičius, Simonas; Jagminas, Arūnas; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Advances in molecularly imprinted polymers based affinity sensors (review). Polymers. ISSN 2073-4360. 2021, vol. 13, iss. 6, art. no. 974, p. 1-28.
  8. Andriukonis, Eivydas; Celiešiūtė-Germanienė, Raimonda; Ramanavičius, Simonas; Viter, Roman; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. From microorganism-based amperometric biosensors towards microbial fuel cells. Sensors. eISSN 1424-8220. 2021, vol. 21, no. 7, art. no. 2442, p. 1-23.
  9. Plečkaitytė, Gintarė; Petrulevičienė, Milda; Staišiūnas, Laurynas; Tediashvili, Davit; Pilipavičius, Jurgis; Juodkazytė, Jurga; Vilčiauskas, Linas. Understanding and mitigation of NaTi2(PO4)3 degradation in aqueous Na-ion batteries. Journal of materials chemistry A. ISSN 2050-7488. 2021, vol. 9, iss. 21, p. 12670-12683.
  10. Bočkuvienė, Alma; Žalnėravičius, Rokas; Sereikaitė, Jolanta. Preparation, characterization and stability investigation of lycopene-chitooligosaccharides complexes. Food bioscience. ISSN 2212-4292. 2021, vol. 40, art. no. 100854, p. 1-9.
  11. Montvydienė, Danguolė; Jagminas, Arūnas; Jurgelėnė, Živilė; Kazlauskas, Mindaugas; Butrimienė, Renata; Žukauskaitė, Zita; Kazlauskienė, Nijolė. Toxicological effects of different-sized Co–Fe (CoFe2O4) nanoparticles on Lepidium sativum L.: towards better understanding of nanophytotoxicity. Ecotoxicology. ISSN 0963-9292. 2021, vol. 30, iss. 2, p. 277-291.
  12. Žalnėravičius, Rokas; Klimas, Vaclovas; Paškevičius, Algimantas; Grincienė, Giedrė; Karpicz, Renata; Jagminas, Arūnas; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Highly efficient antimicrobial agents based on sulfur-enriched, hydrophilic molybdenum disulfide nano/microparticles and coatings functionalized with palladium nanoparticles. Journal of colloid and interface science. ISSN 0021-9797. 2021, vol. 591, p. 115-128.
  13. Ašmontas, Steponas; Čerškus, Aurimas; Gradauskas, Jonas; Grigucevičienė, Asta; Leinartas, Konstantinas; Lučun, Andžej; Petrauskas, Kazimieras; Selskis, Algirdas; Sužiedėlis, Algirdas; Širmulis, Edmundas; Juškėnas, Remigijus. Cesium-containing triple cation perovskite solar cells. Coatings. eISSN 2079-6412. 2021, vol. 11, iss. 3, art. no. 279, p. 1-12.
  14. Ramanavičius, Simonas; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Insights in the application of stoichiometric and non-stoichiometric titanium oxides for the design of sensors for the determination of gases and VOCs (TiO2−x and TinO2n−1 vs. TiO2). Sensors. ISSN 1424-8220. 2020, vol. 20, iss. 23, art. no. 6833, p. 1-18.
  15. Ramanavičius, Simonas; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Progress and insights in the application of MXenes as new 2D nano-materials suitable for biosensors and biofuel cell design. International journal of molecular sciences. eISSN 1422-0067. 2020, vol. 21, iss. 23, art. no. 9224, p. 1-17.
  16. Bočkuvienė, Alma; Žalnėravičius, Rokas; Sereikaitė, Jolanta. Preparation, characterization and stability investigation of lycopene-chitooligosaccharides complexes. Food bioscience. ISSN 2212-4292. 2021, vol. 40, art. no. 100854, p. 1-9.
  17. Zabielaitė, Aušrinė; Balčiūnaitė, Aldona; Šimkūnaitė, Dijana; Lichušina, Svetlana; Stalnionienė, Irena; Šimkūnaitė-Stanynienė, Birutė; Naruškevičius, Leonas; Tamašauskaitė-Tamašiūnaitė, Loreta; Norkus, Eugenijus; Selskis, Algirdas; Pakštas, Vidas. High performance direct N2H4-H2O2 fuel cell using fiber-shaped Co decorated with Pt crystallites as anode electrocatalysts. Journal of the electrochemical society. ISSN 0013-4651. 2020, vol. 167, iss. 5, art. no. 054502, p. 1-9.
  18. Ramanavičius, Simonas; Tereshchenko, Alla; Karpič, Renata; Ratautaitė, Vilma; Samukaitė-Bubnienė, Urtė; Maneikis, Andrius; Jagminas, Arūnas; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. TiO2-x/TiO2-structure based ‘self-heated’ sensor for the determination of some reducing gases. Sensors. ISSN 1424-8220. 2020, vol. 20, iss. 1, art. no. 74, p. 1-17.
  19. Drabavičius, Audrius; Naujokaitis, Arnas; Stalnionis, Giedrius; Giraitis, Raimondas; Mockus, Zenius; Kanapeckaitė, Stasė; Kalinauskas, Putinas; Nedzinskas, Ramūnas; Niaura, Gediminas; Juškėnas, Remigijus. Photoelectrochemical, Raman spectroscopy, XRD and photoluminescence study of disorder in electrochemically deposited kesterite thin film. Journal of alloys and compounds. ISSN 0925-8388. 2020, vol. 824, art. no. 153853, p. 1-9.
  20. Juzeliūnas, Eimutis; Fray, Derek J. Silicon electrochemistry in molten salts. Chemical reviews. ISSN 0009-2665. 2020, vol. 120, iss. 3, p. 1690-1709.
  21. Kalinauskas, Putinas; Norkus, Eugenijus; Mockus, Zenius; Giraitis, Raimondas; Stalnionis, Giedrius; Jasulaitienė, Vitalija; Juškėnas, Remigijus. The influence of removal of secondary phases and dissolution by-product from the surface of Cu2ZnSnS4 film on the photoelectrochemical response of this film. Journal of the electrochemical society. ISSN 0013-4651. 2020, vol. 167, iss. 2, art. no. 026513, p. 1-6.
  22. Matijošius, Tadas; Pivoriūnas, Augustas; Čebatariūnienė, Alina; Tunaitis, Virginijus; Staišiūnas, Laurynas; Stalnionis, Giedrius; Ručinskienė, Alma; Asadauskas, Svajus. Friction reduction using Nanothin Titanium layers on anodized aluminum as potential bioceramic material. Ceramics international. ISSN 0272-8842. 2020, vol. 46, iss. 10, pt. A, p. 15581-15593.
  23. Chernyakova, K.; Ispas, A.; Karpič, Renata; Ecke, G.; Vrublevsky, I.; Bund, A. Formation of ordered anodic alumina nanofibers during aluminum anodizing in oxalic acid at high voltage and electrical power. Surface and coatings technology. ISSN 0257-8972. 2020, vol. 394, art. no. 125813, p. 1-6.
  24. Staišiūnas, Laurynas; Leinartas, Konstantinas; Juzeliūnas, Eimutis; Bučinskienė, Dalia; Grigucevičienė, Asta; Kalinauskas, Putinas; Selskis, Algirdas; Stanionytė, Sandra. Anticorrosion performance of hafnium oxide ultrathin films on AZ31 magnesium alloy. Surface and coatings technology.ISSN 0257-8972. 2020, vol. 397, art. no. 126046, p. 1-9.
  25. Petrulevičienė, Milda; Juodkazytė, Jurga; Parvin, Maliha; Tereshchenko, Alla; Ramanavičius, Simonas; Karpič, Renata; Samukaitė-Bubnienė, Urtė; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Tuning the photo-luminescence properties of Wo3 layers by the adjustment of layer formation conditions. Materials. eISSN 1996-1944. 2020, vol. 13, iss. 12, art. no. 2814, p. 1-14.
  26. Ramanavičius, Simonas; Petrulevičienė, Milda; Juodkazytė, Jurga; Grigucevičienė, Asta; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Selectivity of tungsten oxide synthesized by Sol-Gel method towards some volatile organic compounds and gaseous materials in a broad range of temperatures. Materials. eISSN 1996-1944. 2020, vol. 13, iss. 3, art. no. 523, p. 1-17.
  27. Samukaitė-Bubnienė, Urtė; Mazetyte-Stasinskiene, Raminta; Chernyakova, Katsiaryna; Karpič, Renata; Ramanavičius, Arūnas. Time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy based evaluation of stability of glucose oxidase. International journal of biological macromolecules. ISSN 0141-8130. 2020, vol. 163, p. 676-682.
  28. Chernyakova, Katsiaryna; Tzaneva, Boriana; Vrublevsky, Igor; Videkov, Valentin. Effect of aluminum anode temperature on growth rate and structure of nanoporous anodic alumina. Journal of the electrochemical society. ISSN 0013-4651. 2020, vol. 167, iss. 10, art. no. 103506, p. 1-6.
  29. Pakštas, Vidas; Grincienė, Giedrė; Kamarauskas, Egidijus; Giraitis, Raimondas; Skapas, Martynas; Selskis, Algirdas; Juškėnas, Remigijus; Niaura, Gediminas; Franckevičius, Marius. Impact of CdS layer thickness on the composition, structure and photovoltaic performance of superstrate CZTSSe solar cells. Solar energy. ISSN 0038-092X. 2020, vol. 207, p. 1231-1239.
  30. Mockus, Zenius; Norkus, Eugenijus; Vaitkus, Rimantas; Kalinauskas, Putinas; Grincienė, Giedrė; Tamašauskaitė-Tamašiūnaitė, Loreta. Inhibition of Sn(II) oxidation by air oxygen in acidic gluconate-containing solutions. Journal of the electrochemical society. ISSN 0013-4651. 2020, vol. 167, iss. 12, art. no. 122503, p. 1-8.
  31. Ašmontas, Steponas; Anbinderis, Maksimas; Gradauskas, Jonas; Juškėnas, Remigijus; Leinartas, Konstantinas; Lučun, Andžej; Selskis, Algirdas; Staišiūnas, Laurynas; Stanionytė, Sandra; Sužiedėlis, Algirdas; Šilėnas, Aldis; Širmulis, Edmundas. Low resistance TiO2/p-Si heterojunction for tandem solar cells /. Materials. ISSN 1996-1944. 2020, vol. 13, iss. 12, art. no. 2857, p. 1-10.
  32. Jagminas, Arūnas; Naujokaitis, Arnas; Gaigalas, Paulius; Ramanavičius, Simonas; Kurtinaitienė, Marija; Trusovas, Romualdas. Substrate impact on the structure and electrocatalyst properties of molybdenum disulfide for HER from water. Metals. ISSN 2075-4701. 2020, vol. 10, iss. 9, art. no. 1251, p. 1-12.
  33. Kalinauskas, Putinas; Norkus, Eugenijus; Mockus, Zenius; Giraitis, Raimondas; Juškėnas, Remigijus. Electrochemical and photoelectrochemical characterization of Cu2SnSe3 thin films deposited on Mo/Glass substrates. Journal of the Electrochemical Society. ISSN 0013-4651. 2019, vol. 166, iss. 5, p. 3107-3111.
  34. Žalnėravičius, Rokas; Gedminas, Aurimas; Ruzgas, Tautgirdas; Jagminas, Arūnas. Nanoplatelet MoS2 arrays decorated with Pt nanoparticles for non-enzymatic detection of hydrogen peroxide. Journal of electroanalytical chemistry. ISSN 1572-6657. 2019, vol. 839, p. 274-282.
  35. Žalnėravičius, Rokas; Mikalauskaitė, Agnė; Niaura, Gediminas; Paškevičius, Algimantas; Jagminas, Arūnas. Ultra-small methionine-capped Au0/Au+ nanoparticles as efficient drug against the antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Materials science and engineering: C. ISSN 0928-4931. 2019, vol. 102, p. 646-652.
  36. Franckevičius, Marius; Pakštas, Vidas; Grincienė, Giedrė; Kamarauskas, Egidijus; Giraitis, Raimondas; Nekrasovas, Jonas; Selskis, Algirdas; Juškėnas, Remigijus; Niaura, Gediminas. Efficiency improvement of superstrate CZTSSe solar cells processed by spray pyrolysis approach. Solar energy. ISSN 0038-092X. 2019, vol. 185, p. 283-289.
  37. Jagminas, Arūnas; Trusovas, Romualdas; Bittencourt, Carla; Kurtinaitienė, Marija; Pakštas, Vidas; Cossement, Damien; Valušis, Gintaras. MoS2 with organic fragment - a new hybrid material for laser writing. Scientific reports. ISSN 2045-2322. 2019, vol. 9, art. no. 7839, p. 1-10.
  38. Jagminas, Arūnas; Grincienė, Giedrė; Selskis, Algirdas; Chernyakova, Katsiaryna. Cleavage of alumina cells in organic acid solutions during high voltage anodization. Physical chemistry chemical physics. ISSN 1463-9076. 2019, vol. 21, iss. 27, p. 14941-14944.
  39. Matijošius, Tadas; Asadauskas, Svajus; Bikulčius, Gedvidas; Selskis, Algirdas; Jankauskas, Sigitas; Višniakov, Jevgenij; Ignatjev, Ilja. Determination of the dye penetration rate in porous aluminum oxide using Raman spectroscopy. Coloration technology. ISSN 1472-3581. 2019, vol. 135, iss. 4, p. 275-282.
  40. Naujokaitis, Arnas; Gaigalas, Paulius; Bittencourt, Carla; Mickevičius, Sigitas; Jagminas, Arūnas. 1T/2H MoS2/MoO3 hybrid assembles with glycine as highly efficient and stable electrocatalyst for water splitting. International journal of hydrogen energy. ISSN 0360-3199. 2019, vol. 44, iss. 44, p. 24237-24245.
  41. Staišiūnas, Laurynas; Juzeliūnas, Eimutis; Leinartas, Konstantinas; Skapas, Martynas; Grigucevičienė, Asta; Juškėnas, Remigijus; Bučinskienė, Dalia; Jasulaitienė, Vitalija. Microgravimetric study of early-stage aluminum corrosion in neutral media. Corrosion. ISSN 0010-9312. 2019, vol. 75, no. 9, p. 1044-1050.
  42. Jagminas, Arūnas; Ramanavičius, Simonas; Jasulaitienė, Vitalija; Šimėnas, Mantas. Hydrothermal synthesis and characterization of nanostructured titanium monoxide films. RSC advances. ISSN 2046-2069. 2019, vol. 9, iss. 69, p. 40727-40735.
  43. Skirmantė Butkutė, Edmundas Gaigalas, Aldona Beganskienė, Feliksas Ivanauskas, Rimantas Ramanauskas, Aivaras Kareiva. Sol-gel combustion synthesis of high-quality chromium-doped mixed-metal garnets Y3Ga5O12 and Gd3Sc2Ga3O12. Journal of alloys and compounds. ISSN 0925-8388. 2018, vol. 739, p. 504-509.
  44. Arvydas Survila, Stasė Kanapeckaitė, Laurynas Staišiūnas. Electrochemical processes in weakly acid solutions containing Cu(II)-glycine complexes. Electrochimica acta. ISSN 0013-4686. 2018, vol. 259, p. 1045-1052.
  45. Jurga Juodkazytė, Benjaminas Šebeka, Irena Savickaja, Vidas Pakštas, Arnas Naujokaitis, Asta Grigucevičienė. Study on charge transfer processes in thin-film heterojunction between cuprous oxide and hematite. Materials science in semiconductor processing. ISSN 1369-8001. 2018, vol. 80, p. 56-62.
  46. Eimutis Juzeliūnas, Derek J.Fray, Putinas Kalinauskas, Ignas Valsiūnas, Gediminas Niaura, Algis Selskis, Vitalija Jasulaitienė. Electrochemical synthesis of photoactive carbon-carbide structure on silicon in molten salt. Electrochemistry communications. ISSN 1388-2481. 2018, vol. 90, p. 6-10.
  47. Shannon Kaylie Stauffer, Linas Vilčiauskas. Computational study of chemical and electrochemical intercalation of Li into Li1+xTi2O4 spinel structures. Journal of physical chemistry. C. ISSN 1932-7447. 2018, vol. 122, iss. 14, p. 7779-7789.
  48. Jolanta Raudonienė, Andrius Laurikėnas, Meriyam M. Kaba, G.Sahin, Ayşe Uztetik Morkan, Dalia Bražinskienė, Svajus Asadauskas, R.Seidu, Aivaras Kareiva, Edita Garškaitė. Textured WO3 and WO3:Mo films deposited from chemical solution on stainless steel. Thin solid films. ISSN 0040-6090. 2018, vol. 653, p. 179-187.
  49. Aleksej Žarkov, Andrius Stanulis, Lina Mikoliūnaitė, Andrei N. Salak, Aivaras Kareiva. Organic-free synthesis of nanostructured SnO2 thin films by chemical solution deposition. Thin solid films. ISSN 0040-6090. 2018, vol. 649, no. 1, p. 219-224.
  50. Eglė Gražėnaitė, Vitalija Jasulaitienė, Rimantas Ramanauskas, Aivaras Kareiva. Sol-gel synthesis, characterization and application of lanthanide-doped cobalt chromites (CoCr2-xLnxO4; Ln = Tm3+ and Yb3+). Journal of the European ceramic society. ISSN 0955-2219. 2018, vol. 38, Iss. 9, p. 3361-3368.
  51. Katsiaryna Chernyakova, Igor Vrublevsky, Vaclovas Klimas, Arūnas Jagminas. Effect of Joule heating on formation of porous structure of thin oxalic acid anodic alumina films. Journal of the Electrochemical society. ISSN 0013-4651. 2018, vol. 165, no. 7, p. 289-293.
  52. Jurga Juodkazytė, Benjaminas Šebeka, Irena Savickaja, Vidas Pakštas, Arnas Naujokaitis, Asta Grigucevičienė. Study on charge transfer processes in thin-film heterojunction between cuprous oxide and hematite. Materials science in semiconductor processing. ISSN 1369-8001. 2018, vol. 80, p. 56-62.
  53. Remigijus Juškėnas, Zenius Mockus, Raimondas Giraitis, Algirdas Selskis, Giedrius Stalnionis, Stasė Kanapeckaitė, Audrius Drabavičius, Putinas Kalinauskas, Gediminas Niaura. Structural and photoelectrochemical characterization of Cu2SnSe3 thin films fabricated by electrochemical co-deposition and selenization. Journal of alloys and compounds. ISSN 0925-8388. 2018, vol. 767, p. 345-352.
  54. Dalia Bražinskienė, Irma Liaščukienė, Arvydas Stončius, Svajus Asadauskas. Ester basestock vaporisation from thin oil films. Lubrication science. ISSN 0954-0075. 2018, vol. 30, iss. 5, p. 189-205.
  55. Irma Liaščukienė, Dalia Bražinskienė, Asta Grigucevičienė, Antanas Strakšys, Svajus Asadauskas. Thin film testing of biodiesel degradation residues and their solubility. Fuel processing technology. Amsterdam: Elsevier B.V. ISSN 0378-3820. 2018, vol. 180, p. 87-95.
  56. Aušrinė Zabielaitė, Aldona Balčiūnaitė, Irena Stalnionienė, Svetlana Lichušina, Dijana Šimkūnaitė, Jūratė Vaičiūnienė, Birutė Šimkūnaitė-Stanynienė, Algirdas Selskis, Loreta Tamašauskaitė-Tamašiūnaitė, Eugenijus Norkus. Fiber-shaped Co modified with Au and Pt crystallites for enhanced hydrogen generation from sodium borohydride. International journal of hydrogen energy. ISSN 0360-3199. 2018, vol. 43, iss. 52, p. 23310-23318.
  57. Kazimieras Mikulskis, Stasė Kanapeckaitė, Arvydas Survila. Voltammetric characterization of the lability of weak acids involved in the hydrogen evolution as proton donors. Journal of the Electrochemical society. ISSN 0013-4651. 2018, vol. 165, iss. 15, p. 3186-3191.