Department of Nanoengineering


Potentiostats/galvanostats with and without impedance module for low currents. Facility of AFM in situ with electrochemical measurements.

  • „Towards Future Technologies“, program Project No. LAT-11/2016 „Graphene supercapacitor powered FET all carbon circuit for sensing applications“, head of project dr. Gvidas Astromskas, 2016 04 01 – 2018 12 31. The goal of the project is development of supercapacitor and its integration together with transistor and sensor. All parts of the circuit are constructed from carbon materials.
  • „Researhers teams‘ projects“ Project No. S-MIP-17-13 „Study of the regenerative potencial and mechanoptosis of the human heart-derived primacy cardiospheres“, head of project dr. Ramūnas Valiokas, 2018 01 02 – 2018 12 31.
  • European Regional Development Fund measure 01.2.2-LMT-K-718 „Targeted Research in Smart Specialisation Areas“ Project No. DOTSUT-221, head of project dr. Martynas Gavutis, 2017 12 19 – 2021 12 31.
Most important publications
  1. Voitechovič, Edita; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. Electrochemical multisensor systems and arrays in the era of artificial intelligence // Current opinion in electrochemistry. ISSN 2451-9103. 2023, vol. 42, art. no. 101411, p. 1-8.
  2. Sankauskaitė, Audronė; Pauliukaitė, Rasa; Baltušnikaitė-Guzaitienė, Julija; Abraitienė, Aušra. Smart textile with integrated wearable electrochemical sensors // Current opinion in electrochemistry. ISSN 2451-9103. 2023, vol. 42, art. no. 101410, p. 1-9
  3. Žutautas, Vytautas; Trusovas, Romualdas; Sartanavičius, Aivaras; Ratautas, Karolis; Selskis, Algirdas; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. A sensor for electrochemical pH monitoring based on laser-induced graphene modified with polyfolate//Chemosensors. ISSN 2227-9040. 2023, vol. 11, iss. 6, art. no. 329, p. 1-20.
  4. Gavutis, Martynas; Schulze-Niemand, Eric; Lee, Hung-Hsun; Liedberg, Bo; Stein, Matthias; Valiokas, Ramūnas. Bilayer lipid membrane formation on surface assemblies with sparsely distributed tethers // Nanoscale. ISSN 2040-3364. 2023, vol. 15, iss. 22, p. 9759-9774.
  5. Javorskis, Tomas; Rakickas, Tomas; Jankūnaitė, Alberta; Vaitekonis, Šarūnas; Ulčinas, Artūras; Orentas, Edvinas. Maskless, reusable visible-light direct-write stamp for microscale surface patterning // ACS applied materials & interfaces. ISSN 1944-8244. 2023, vol. 15, iss. 8, p. 11259-11267.
  6. Gaidukevič, Justina; Aukštakojytė, Rūta; Kozłowski, Mieczysław; Barkauskas, Jurgis; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. A simple preparation of N-doped reduced graphene oxide as an electrode material for the detection of hydrogen peroxide and glucose // Electrochimica acta. ISSN 0013-4686. 2023, vol. 446, art. no. 142113, p. 1-32.
  7. Gavutis, Martynas; Stankevičienė, Gintarė; Mazėtytė-Godienė, Airina; Jelinskas, Tadas; Vinskienė, Jurgita; Haimi, Perttu Juhani; Baniulis, Danas; Valiokas, Ramūnas. Biochip surfaces containing recombinant cell-binding domains of fibronectin // Coatings. ISSN 2079-6412. 2022, vol. 12, iss. 7, art. no. 880, p. 1-14.
  8. Rimkutė, Gintarė; Niaura, Gediminas; Pauliukaitė, Rasa; Gaidukevič, Justina; Barkauskas, Jurgis. Wet synthesis of graphene-polypyrrole nanocomposites via graphite intercalation compounds // Crystals. eISSN 2073-4352. 2022, vol. 12, iss. 12, art. no. 1793, p. 1-17.
  9. Abdelkader, Mohamed Abdelkader Fawzy; Elmanzalawy, Mennatalla; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. 3D electrodes for electrochemical sensors: review in different approaches // IEEE sensors journal. ISSN 1530-437X. 2022, vol. 22, iss. 24, p. 23620-23632.
  10. Žutautas, Vytautas; Jelinskas, Tadas; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. A novel sensor for electrochemical pH monitoring based on polyfolate // Journal of electroanalytical chemistry. ISSN 1572-6657. 2022, vol. 921, art. no. 116668, p. 1-9.
  11. Gaidukevič, Justina; Aukštakojytė, Rūta; Barkauskas, Jurgis; Niaura, Gediminas; Murauskas, Tomas; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. A novel electrochemical sensor based on thermally reduced graphene oxide for the sensitive determination of dopamine // Applied surface science. ISSN 0169-4332. 2022, vol. 592, art. no. 153257, p. 1-11.
  12. Liang, Rongzu; Bu, Dongdong; Su, Xiaoshi; Wei, Xin; Orentas, Edvinas; Rebek, Julius; Shi, Qixun. Organic pollutants in water-soluble cavitands and capsules: contortions of molecules in nanospace // Organic chemistry frontiers. ISSN 2052-4129. 2022, vol. 9, iss. 7, p. 1890-1896.
  13. Balion, Zbigniev; Svirskienė, Nataša; Svirskis, Gytis; Inokaitis, Hermanas; Cėpla, Vytautas; Ulčinas, Artūras; Jelinskas, Tadas; Eimont, Romuald; Paužienė, Neringa; Valiokas, Ramūnas; Jekabsone, Aistė. Comparison of microglial morphology and function in primary cerebellar cell cultures on collagen and collagen-Mimetic hydrogels // Biomedicines. ISSN 2227-9059. 2022, vol.10, iss. 5, art. no. 1023, p. 1-6.
  14. Jozeliūnaitė, Augustina; Valčeckas, Domantas; Orentas, Edvinas. Fullerene soot and a fullerene nanodispersion as recyclable heterogeneous off-the-shelf photocatalysts. RSC advances. eISSN 2046-2069. 2021, vol. 11, iss. 7, p. 4104-4111.
  15. Van Acker, Sara I.; Van den Bogerd, Bert; Van Acker, Zoë P.; Vailionytė, Agnė; Haagdorens, Michel; Koppen, Carina; Ní Dhubhghaill, Sorcha; Dartt, Darlene A.; Pintelon, Isabel. Characterisation of gel-forming mucins produced in vivo and in ex vivo conjunctival explant cultures. International journal of molecular sciences. ISSN 1661-6596. 2021, vol. 22, iss.19, art. no.10528, p. 1-19.
  16. Mahmood, Aamir; Noman, Muhammad Tayyab; Pechočiaková, Miroslava; Amor, Nesrine; Petrů, Michal; Abdelkader, Mohamed; Militký, Jiří; Sozcu, Sebnem; Hassan, Syed Zameer Ul. Geopolymers and fiber-reinforced concrete composites in civil engineering. Polymers. eISSN 2073-4360. 2021, vol. 13, iss. 13, art. no. 2099, p. 1-34.
  17. Javorskis, Tomas; Jurys, Arminas; Bagdžiūnas, Gintautas; Orentas, Edvinas. Synthesis of C- and N-substituted 1,5,2,6-dithiadiazocanes –electrophilic-nucleophilic thioamination (ENTA) reagents. Advanced synthesis and catalysis. ISSN 1615-4150. 2021, vol. 363, no. 13, p. 3329-3335.
  18. Miksiunas, Rokas; Aldonytė, Rūta; Vailionytė, Agnė; Jelinskas, Tadas; Eimont, Romuald; Stankevičienė, Gintarė; Cėpla, Vytautas; Valiokas, Ramūnas; Ručinskas, Kęstutis; Janušauskas, Vilius; Labeit, Siegfried; Bironaitė, Daiva. Cardiomyogenic differentiation potential of human dilated myocardium‐derived mesenchymal stem/stromal cells: The impact of HDAC inhibitor SAHA and biomimetic matrices. International journal of molecular sciences. ISSN 1661-6596. 2021, vol. 22, iss. 23, art. no.12702, p. 1-25.  
  19. Gaidukevič, Justina; Aukštakojytė, Rūta; Navickas, Tautvydas; Pauliukaitė, Rasa; Barkauskas, Jurgis.  A novel approach to prepare highly oxidized graphene oxide: structural and electrochemical investigations . Applied surface science. ISSN 0169-4332. 2021, vol. 567, art. no. 150883, p. 1-12.
  20. Javorskis, Tomas; Rakickas, Tomas; Jankūnaitė, Alberta; Talaikis, Martynas; Niaura, Gediminas; Ulčinas, Artūras; Orentas, Edvinas. Meso-scale surface patterning of self-assembled monolayers with water. Colloids and surfaces A: physicochemical and engineering aspects. ISSN 0927-7757. 2021, vol. 628, art. no. 127353, p. 1-7.
  21. Abdelkader, Mohamed; Noman, Muhammad Tayyab; Amor, Nesrine; Petru, Michal; Mahmood, Aamir. Combined use of modal analysis and machine learning for materials classification. Materials. ISSN 1996-1944. 2021, vol. 14, iss. 15, art. no. 4270, p. 1-15.
  22. Voitechovič, Edita; Stankevičiūtė, Jonita; Vektarienė, Aušra; Vektaris, Gytis; Jančienė, Regina; Kuisienė, Nomeda; Razumienė, Julija; Meškys, Rolandas. Bioamperometric systems with fructose dehydrogenase from Gluconobacter japonicus for D-tagatose monitoring. Electroanalysis. ISSN 1040-0397. 2021, vol. 33, iss. 6, p. 1393-1397.
  23. Balion, Zbigniev; Cėpla, Vytautas; Svirskienė, Nataša; Svirskis, Gytis; Druceikaitė, Kristina; Inokaitis, Hermanas; Rusteikaitė, Justina; Masilionis, Ignas; Stankevičienė, Gintarė; Jelinskas, Tadas; Ulčinas, Artūras; Samanta, Ayan; Valiokas, Ramūnas; Jekabsone, Aistė. Cerebellar cells self-assemble into functional organoids on synthetic, chemically crosslinked ECM-mimicking peptide hydrogels. Biomolecules. ISSN 2218-273X. 2020, vol. 10, iss. 5, art. no. 754, p. 1-25.
  24. Voitechovič, Edita; Vektarienė, Aušra; Vektaris, Gytis; Jančienė, Regina; Razumienė, Julija; Gurevičienė, Vidutė. 1,4-Benzoquinone derivatives for enhanced bioelectrocatalysis by fructose dehydrogenase from Gluconobacter japonicus: towards promising D-fructose biosensor development. Electroanalysis. ISSN 1040-0397. 2020, vol. 32, iss. 5, p. 1005-1016.
  25. Pauliukaitė, Rasa; Voitechovič, Edita. Multisensor systems and arrays for medical applications employing naturally-occurring compounds and materials. Sensors. ISSN 1424-8220. 2020, vol. 20, iss. 12, art. no. 3551, p. 1-38.
  26. Cėpla, Vytautas; Rakickas, Tomas; Garbenčiūtė, Gintarė; Mazėtytė-Godienė, Airina; Baradokė, Aušra; Ruželė, Živilė; Valiokas, Ramūnas. Photografting and patterning of poly(ethylene glycol) methacrylate hydrogel on glass for biochip applications. ACS applied materials and interfaces. ISSN 1944-8244. 2020, vol. 12, iss. 29, p. 32233-32246.
  27. Balion, Zbigniev; Sipailaitė, Emilija; Stasyte, Gabija; Vailionyte, Agne; Mazetyte-Godiene, Airina; Seskeviciute, Ieva; Bernotienė, Rasa; Phopase, Jaywant; Jekabsone, Aistė. Investigation of cancer cell migration and proliferation on synthetic extracellular matrix peptide hydrogels : research article. Frontiers in bioengineering and biotechnology. ISSN 2296-4185. 2020, vol. 8, art. no. 773, p. 1-13.
  28. Javorskis, Tomas; Karpavičienė, Ieva; Jurys, Arminas; Snarskis, Gustautas; Bukšnaitienė, Rita; Orentas, Edvinas. An enolate‐structure‐enabled anionic cascade cyclization reaction: easy access to complex scaffolds with contiguous six‐, five‐, and four‐membered rings. Angewandte chemie international edition. ISSN 1433-7851. 2020, vol. 59, iss. 45, p. 20120-20128.
  29. Drabik, Dominik; Gavutis, Martynas; Valiokas, Ramūnas; Ulčinas, Artūras. Determination of the mechanical properties of model lipid bilayers using atomic force microscopy indentation. Langmuir. ISSN 0743-7463. 2020, vol. 36, iss. 44, p. 13251-13262.
  30. Stankevičius, Evaldas; Garliauskas, Mantas; Laurinavičius, Lukas; Trusovas, Romualdas; Tarasenko, Nikolai; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. Engineering electrochemical sensors using nanosecond laser treatment of thin gold film on ITO glass. Electrochimica acta. ISSN 0013-4686. 2019, vol. 297, p. 511-522.
  31. Laurinavičius, Lukas; Radzevič, Aneta; Ignatjev, Ilja; Niaura, Gediminas; Vitkutė, Kornelija; Širšinaitis, Titas; Trusovas, Romualdas; Pauliukaitė, Rasa. Investigation of electrochemical polymerisation of L-lysine and application for immobilisation of functionalised graphene as platform for electrochemical sensing. Electrochimica acta. ISSN 0013-4686. 2019, vol. 299, p. 936-945.
  32. Haagdorens, Michel; Cėpla, Vytautas; Melsbach, Eline; Koivusalo, Laura; Skottman, Heli; Griffith, May; Valiokas, Ramūnas; Zakaria, Nadia; Pintelon, Isabel; Tassignon, Marie-José. In vitro cultivation of limbal epithelial stem cells on surface-modified crosslinked collagen scaffolds. Stem cells international. ISSN 1687-966X. 2019, vol. 2019, art. no. 7867613, p. 1-17.
  33. Tutkus, Marijonas; Rakickas, Tomas; Kopūstas, Aurimas; Ivanovaitė, Šarūnė; Venckus, Oskaras; Navikas, Vytautas; Zaremba, Mindaugas; Manakova, Elena; Valiokas, Ramūnas. Fixed DNA molecule arrays for high-throughput single DNA-protein interaction studies. Langmuir. ISSN 0743-7463. 2019, vol. 35, iss. 17, p. 5921-5930.
  34. Navikas, Vytautas; Gavutis, Martynas; Rakickas, Tomas; Valiokas, Ramūnas. Scanning probe-directed assembly and rapid chemical writing using nanoscopic flow of phospholipids. ACS Applied materials & interfaces. ISSN 1944-8244. 2019, vol. 11, iss. 31, p. 28449-28460.
  35. Clifton, Luke A.; Paracini, Nicoló; Hughes, Arwel V.; Lakey, Jeremy H.; Steinke, Nina-Juliane; Cooper, Joshaniel F.K.; Gavutis, Martynas; Skoda, Maximilian W.A. Self-assembled fluid phase floating membranes with tunable water interlayers. Langmuir. ISSN 0743-7463. 2019, vol. 35, iss. 42, p. 13735-13744.
  36. Baradokė, Aušra; Pastoriza-Santos, Isabel; González-Romero, Elisa. Screen-printed GPH electrode modified with Ru nanoplates and PoPD polymer film for NADH sensing: Design and characterization. Electrochimica acta. ISSN 0013-4686. 2019, vol. 300, p. 316-323.
  37. Baradokė, Aušra; Jose, Bincy; Pauliukaitė, Rasa; Forster, Robert J. Properties of Anti-CA125 antibody layers on screen-printed carbon electrodes modified by gold and platinum nanostructures. Electrochimica acta. ISSN 0013-4686. 2019, vol. 306, p. 299-306.
  38. Chen, Qiang; Su, Xiaoshi; Orentas, Edvinas; Shi, Qixun. Supramolecular crowns: a new class of cyclic hydrogen-bonded cavitands. Organic chemistry frontiers. ISSN 2052-4129. 2019, vol. 6, iss. 5, p. 611-617.
  39. Dzedzickis Andrius, Bučinskas Vytautas, Viržonis Darius, Šešok Nikolaj, Ulčinas Artūras, Iljin Igor, Šutinys Ernestas, Petkevičius Sigitas, Gargasas Justinas, Morkvėnaitė-Vilkončienė Inga. Modification of the AFM sensor by a precisely regulated air stream to increase imaging speed and accuracy in the contact mode. Sensors. ISSN 1424-8220. 2018, vol. 18, iss. 8, art. no. 2694, p. 1-16.
  40. Lee Hung-Hsun, Gavutis Martynas, Ruželė Živilė, Valiokas Ramūnas, Liedberg Bo. Mixed self-assembled monolayers with terminal deuterated anchors: characterization and probing of model lipid membrane formation. Journal of physical chemistry B. ISSN 1520-6106. 2018, vol. 122, iss. 34, p. 8201-8210.
  41. Neniškis Algirdas, Račkauskaitė Dovilė, Shi Qixun, Robertson Aiden J., Marsh Andrew, Ulčinas Artūras, Valiokas Ramūnas, Brown Steven P., Warnmark Kenneth, Orentas Edvinas. A tautoleptic approach to chiral hydrogen‐bonded supramolecular tubular polymers with large cavity. Chemistry - A European journal. ISSN 0947-6539. 2018, vol. 24, iss. 53, p. 14028-14033.
  42. Gaidukevič Justina, Pauliukaitė Rasa, Niaura Gediminas, Matulaitienė Ieva, Opuchovič Olga, Radzevič Aneta, Astromskas Gvidas, Bukauskas Virginijus, Barkauskas Jurgis. Synthesis of reduced graphene oxide with adjustable microstructure using regioselective reduction in the melt of boric acid: relationship between structural properties and electrochemical performance. Nanomaterials. ISSN 2079-4991. 2018, vol. 8, no. 11, art. no. 889, p. 1-17.
  43. Artūras Ulčinas, Šarūnas Vaitekonis. Rotational scanning atomic force microscopy. Nanotechnology. ISSN 0957-4484. vol. 28 (2017), p. art. no. 10LT02 p. 1-6.
  44. Shi Qixun, Javorskis Tomas, Bergquist Karl-Erik, Ulčinas Artūras, Niaura Gediminas, Matulaitienė Ieva, Orentas Edvinas, Wärnmark Kenneth. Stimuli-controlled self-assembly of diverse tubular aggregates from one single small monomer. Nature communications. ISSN 2041-1723. vol. 8, (2017), p. art. no. 14943 p. 1-9.
  45. Drevinskas Rokas, Rakickas Tomas, Selskis Algirdas, Rosa Lorenzo, Valiokas Ramūnas. Cup-shaped nanoantenna arrays for zeptoliter volume biochemistry and plasmonic sensing in the visible wavelength range. ACS applied materials & interfaces. ISSN 1944-8244. vol. 9, iss.22 (2017), p. 19082-19091.
  46. Rasa Pauliukaitė, Jurga Juodkazytė, Rimantas Ramanauskas. Theodor von Grotthuss’ contribution to electrochemistry. Electrochimica acta. ISSN 0013-4686. 2017, vol. 236, p. 28-32.
  47. Raimonda Celiešiūtė, Aneta Radzevič, Airidas Žukauskas, Šarūnas Vaitekonis, Rasa Pauliukaitė. A strategy to employ polymerised riboflavin in the development of electrochemical biosensors. Electroanalysis. ISSN 1040-0397. 2017, vol. 29, iss.9, p. 2071–2082.