University of Belgrade

Institute for
Multidisciplinary Research

Bojana Simović
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Bojana Simović

Research Assistant

Department of Materials Science (MS)

Phone: +381-11/3370-477

E-mail: bojanasimovic@imsi.rs

Curriculum vitae

Education

 

2011-present: Ph.D. student at the Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy (Department of Materials Engineering), University of Belgrade.

 

2011: B.Sc.in Materials Engineering, Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade. Thesis title: “The influence of temperature and duration of hydrothermal treatment on the structural, microstructural and photocatalytic characteristics of titanium(IV) oxide”.

 

Work Experience

 

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

 

Research Interests

 

• Obtaining photocatalytic active TiO2 (anatase) by low-temperature hydrothermal treatment.

• Investigation on the influence of temperature and duration of hydrothermal treatment and various mineralizers on structural, microstructural and photocatalytic properties of TiO2.

• Characterization of materials: X-ray diffraction, DTA, TGA, SEM.

• Hydrothermal processing of nanomaterials.

 

Representative publications


Peer-reviewed international journals

1.

Jelena Zdravković, Bojana Simović, Aleksandar Golubović, Dejan Poleti, Ivana Veljković, Maja Šćepanović, Goran Branković (2015) Comparative Study of CeO2 Nanopowders Obtained by Hydrothermal Method from Various Precursors, Ceramics International, 41, 1970-1979. – ID=1166

2.

N. Tomić, M. Grujić-Brojčin, N. Finčur, B. Abramović, B. Simović, J. Krstić, B. Matović, M. Šćepanović (2015) Photocatalytic degradation of alprazolam in water suspension of brookite type TiO2 nanopowders prepared using hydrothermal route, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 163, 518-528. – ID=1167

3.

A. Golubović, B. Simović, M. Šćepanović, D. Mijin, A. Matković, M. Grujić-Brojčin, B. Babić (2015) Synthesis of Anatase Nanopowders by Sol-gel Method and Influence of Temperatures of Calcination to Their Photocatalitic Properties, Science of Sintering, 47, 41-49. – ID=1168

4.

Bojana Simović, Aleksandar Golubović, Ivana Veljković, Dejan Poleti, Jelena Zdravković, Dušan Mijin, Anđelika Bjelajac (2014) Hydro- and solvothermally-prepared ZnO and its catalytic effect on photodegradation of Reactive Orange 16 dye, Journal of the Serbian Chemical Society, 79, 1433-1443.
– ID=1169

Scientific meetings

1.

J. Zdravković, B. Simović, L. Radovanović, J. Rogan (2016), Zinc benzenepolycarboxylato complexes as a source for photocatalytic active ZnO, Fourth conference of young chemists, Book of abstracts, p. 95, November 5, 2016, Belgrade, Serbia. – ID=1336

2.

J. D. Zdravković, L. D. Radovanović, B. M. Simović, D. D. Poleti, J. R. Rogan, I. Zeković, M. D. Dramićanin, K.R. Mihajlovski, Ž.M. Radovanović (2016), Decomposition mechanism and kinetics of zinc–isophthalate complex with 2,2’-dipyridylamine as a precursor for obtaining nanosized zinc oxide, Fifteenth Young Researchers’ Conference – Materials Science and Engineering, Book of abstracts, p. 47, December 7-9, 2016, Belgrade, Serbia. – ID=1337

3.

Bojana Simović, Dejan Poleti, Sabina Kovaĉ, Anđelika Bjelajac, Aleksandra Dapčević, Goran Branković (2015), Photocatalytic degradation of textile dye with hydrothermally modified nanoanatase, 3rd Conference of the Serbian Society for Ceramic Materials, June 15-17, 2015., Belgrade, Serbia (Programme and the Book of Abstracts, p. 89) – ID=1334

4.

B. Simović, D. Poleti, A. Dapčević, G. Branković, A. Matković, A. Golubović (2015), Enhanced photocatalytic activity of Ag modified ZnO nanopowders prepared by solvothermal method, 22nd Conference of the Serbian Crystallographic Society, Smederevo, Serbia, June 11-13, 2015. (Abstracts, p. 32) – ID=1335

5.

Bojana Simović, Ivana Veljković, Dejan Poleti, Goran Branković (2013), Hydrothermal treatment of nanoanatase with alkali and alkaline earth hydroxides, 2nd Conference of The Serbian Ceramic Society, Belgrade, Serbia, June 5-7, 2013. (Programme&Book of Abstract, p.61) – ID=1331

6.

Aleksandar Golubović, Bojana Simović, Ivana Veljković (2013), Photocatalytic properties of hydro-and solvothermaly prepared nanosized ZnO, 2nd Conference of The Serbian Ceramic Society, Belgrade, Serbia, June 5-7, 2013. (Programme&Book of Abstract, p.59) – ID=1332

7.

Aleksandar Golubović, Bojana Simović, Jelena Tanasijević, Ivana Veljković (2013), Nanopowders of CeO2 obtained by hydrothermal method from various precursors, 2nd Conference of The Serbian Ceramic Society, Belgrade, Serbia, June 5-7, 2013. (Programme&Book of Abstract, p.59) – ID=1333

8.

Bojana Simović, Ivana Veljković, Aleksandar Rečnik, Veljko Đokić, Dejan Poleti, Rada Petrović (2012), Adsorption and photocatalytic of Reactive Orange 16 dye with hydrotermally modified anatase, First International Conference on Processing, characterization and application of nanostructured materials and nanotechnology (Nanobelgrade 2012), Belgrade, Serbia, September 26-28, (Programme&Book of Abstract, p. 116) – ID=1329

9.

Jelena Tanasijević, Dejan Poleti, Ivana Veljković, Jelena Rogan, Bojana Simović (2012), New method for synthesis of dilithium terephthalate, Conference Proceeding: First International Conference of Young Chemists of Serbia 2012., Belgrade, Serbia, October 19-20, (Book of Abstracts, p. 65) – ID=1330

 

Current projects

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III45007 Zero- to Three-Dimensional Nanostructures for Application in Electronics and Renewable Energy Sources: Synthesis, Characterization and Processing Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia Member