University of Belgrade

Institute for
Multidisciplinary Research

Sonja Milić Komić
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Sonja Milić Komić

Research Assistant

Department of Life Sciences (LS)

Phone: +381-11/2078-459

E-mail: sonjamilic@imsi.rs

Curriculum vitae

Education

 

2010-present: Ph.D. student at the Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade.

 

2010: M.Sc., Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade.

 

2008: B.Sc., Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade.

 

Work experience

 

2012-present: Research Assistant, Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.

 

2011-2012: Research Trainee, Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.

 

Scholarships and Awards

 

• Scholarship provided by the DAAD foundation programme for Research Internship at the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden, Germany (July – September, 2009).

 

Courses Taught

 

• Teaching Assistant at the Faculty of Agriculture (part-time), undergraduate courses.

 

Research Interests

 

• Polarographic behavior of pectins.

• Antioxidant capacity of various phenolic species and amino acids.

• Biochemical mechanisms of biotic and abiotic stress response in plants.

 

Representative publications


Peer-reviewed international journals

1.

Živanović B., Vidović M., Milić-Komić S., Jovanović Lj., Kolarž P., Morina F., Jovanović S.V. (2017) Contents of phenolics and carotenoids in tomato grown under polytunnels with different UV-transmission rates. Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry, 41. doi:10.3906/tar-1612-56. – ID=1273

2.

Milić Komić S., Bogdanović Pristov J., Popović-Bijelić A., Zakrzewska J., Stanić M., Kalauzi A., Spasojević I. (2016). Photo-redox reactions of indole and ferric iron in water. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 185, 174-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2015.12.018, (2014 Engineering, Environmental 1/47, IF=7.435, M21)
– ID=1174

3.

Vidović M., Morina F., Prokić Lj., Milić-Komić S., Živanović B., Veljović Jovanović S. (2016) Antioxidative response in variegated Pelargonium zonale leaves and generation of extracellular H2O2 in (peri)vascular tissue induced by sunlight and paraquat. J. Plant Physiol. 206,25–39. – ID=1206

4.

Vidović M, Morina F, Milić-Komić S, Vuleta A, Zechmann B, Prokić Lj, Veljović-Jovanović S (2016) Characterisation of antioxidants in photosynthetic and non-photosynthetic leaf tissues of variegated Pelargonium zonale plants. Plant Biology, 18: 669–680. – ID=1210

5.

Milic S, BogdanovićPristov J., Mutavdzič D., Savic A., Spasic M, Spasojevic I. (2015) The Relationship of Physicochemical Properties to the Antioxidative Activity of Free Amino Acids in Fenton System, Environmental Science and Technology, 49(7): 4245-4254. – ID=1044

6.

Vidović M., Morina F., Milić S., Zechmann B., Albert A., WinklerJB., Veljović-Jovanović S. (2015) UV-B component of sunlight stimulates photosynthesis and flavonoid accumulation in variegated Plectranthus coleoides leaves depending on background light. Plant, Cell & Environment, 38:968–79 – ID=1057

7.

Vidović M., Morina F., Milić S., Albert A., Zechmann B., Tosti T., Winkler J.B., Veljović-Jovanović S. (2015) Carbon allocation from source to sink leaf tissue in relation to flavonoid biosynthesis in variegated Pelargonium zonale under UV-B radiation and high PAR intensity. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 93,44–55 – ID=1058

8.

Vidović M, Morina F, Milić S, Veljović-Jovanović S (2015) Аn improved HPLC-DAD method for simultaneously measuring phenolics in the leaves of Tilia platyphyllos and Ailanthus altissima. Botanica Serbica, 39(2). – ID=1221

9.

Morina F., Jovanovic Lj., Vidovic M., Suznjevic D., Tripkovic D., Milic S., Sreckovic T., Veljovic-Jovanovic S. (2013) Antioxidative status and acclimatization capacity of bamboo – potential use for air quality improvement in urban areas. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 22, 1763-1769. – ID=960

10.

Gorjanović S., Pastor F. T., Vasić R., Novaković M., Simonović M., Milić S., Sužnjević D. (2013). Electrochemical versus spectrophotometric assessment of antioxidant activity of hop (Humulus lupulus L.) products and individual compounds. Journal of agricultural and food chemistry, 61(38), 9089-9096 – ID=1281

11.

Milić S.Z., Potkonjak N.I., Gorjanović S.Z., Veljović-Jovanović S.D., Pastor F.T., Sužnjević D.Z. (2011) A Polarographic Study of Chlorogenic Acid and its Interaction with Some Heavy Metal Ions. Electroanalysis 23(12): 2935-2940 – ID=520

 

Current projects

Project ID
Project Title
Financial Source
My Status
III43010 Modulation of antioxidative metabolism in plants for improvement of plant abiotic stress tolerance and identification of new biomarkers for application in remediation and monitoring of degraded biotopes Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia Member