University of Belgrade

Institute for
Multidisciplinary Research

Bojana Simović

Bojana Simović

Research Assistant

Department of Materials Science (MS)

Phone: +381-11/3370-477


Curriculum vitae



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


2011: 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


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


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


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


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


Current projects

Project ID
Project Title
Financial Source
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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