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Dr. Mihaela Florea

Scientific Researcher CSI

Laboratory of Multifunctional Materials and Structures

mihaela[DOT]florea[AT]infim[DOT]ro
Keywords: Heterogenous catalysis. Structure-​performance r

Education

1999–2003  PhD in Chemistry (PhD supervisor: Prof. Paul Grange); Thesis Title: „Relationship between structure and activity of vanadium aluminium oxynitrides in propane ammoxidation”- awarded with “La plus grande distinction”– published results: 9 ISI articles and one European patent

Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)/Louvain-la-Neuve/Belgium

1997–1999  Master of Science in Catalysis; Thesis Title: „Ru-MCM-41 catalysts for stereocontrolled hydrogenation of prostaglandin intermediates” – published results: 2 ISI articles

Faculty of Chemistry/University of Bucharest (UB)/Romania

2005–2007  Master of Science – Project manager; Academy of the Economics Studies/Bucharest/Romania.

 

Positions

·     CURRENT POSITION

April 2018present - Senior researcher Ist degree – NIMP/Magurele/Romania;

2007present – Senior researcher – UB/Bucharest/Romania. 

·     PREVIOUPOSITIONS

Feb 2017March 2018 – Senior researcher IIIrd degree – NIMP/Magurele/Romania;

Feb 2007–Jan 2017 – Lecturer – Faculty of Chemistry/UB/Romania

Feb 2004Jan 2007Assistant Professor – Faculty of Chemistry/UB/Romania

 

Awards

Romanian Academy award "I.G. Murgulescu", 2020 

Research interests

Catalytic applications for MAX phase and newly discovered 2D materials- MXene.

Design of materials for energy applications - electrocatalysts for OER, HOR, ORR reactions.

H2 production by water splitting

Synthesis of added values products by catalytic selective oxidation reaction and catalytic chemoselective hydrogenation reaction. 

Catalytic selective oxidation of methane.

Expertize

·Teaching experience - 12 years in catalysis, catalytic processes, solids surface characterization, analytical chemistry and green chemistrySince 2004, as Teaching-Researcher at the Faculty of Chemistry, I was in charge of bachelor and master courses being also the promoter of bachelor and master students from our department (2/year). I created an effective learning environment through the use of a variety of instructional methods, I supervised practical courses and I developed educational laboratory experiments.

·Practical experience 18 years in preparation of inorganic nanomaterials; chemical synthesis, work under inert atmosphere; Heterogeneous catalysis; Green energy production; Biomass valorisation; oxidation reactions, isomerization reactions; analytical methods: HPLC, GC, GC-MS, TLC, TAP; Determination of surface and bulk properties: XPS, BET, RAMAN, XRD, FTIR, UV-Vis, SEM, etc.

Books

M. Florea, V.I. Parvulescu, Selective Oxidation of Biomass Constitutive Polymers to Valuable Platform Molecules and Chemicals, in Chemicals and Fuels from Bio-Based Building Blocks, First Edition, F. Cavani, S. Albonetti, F. Basile, A.A. Gandini, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA., 2016, chapter 15, 379-402; ISBN: 978-3-527-33897-9

Patents

Ammoxidation of hydrocarbons and hydrogenated metallo oxynitride catalysts therefore, R. Prada Silvy, M. Florea, P. Grange, EP1476420 /2004.

Procedeu de oxidare selectivă a p-pecimenului din surse regenerabile în prezență de catalizatori eterogeni oxizi micști pe bază de cobalt, NEATU Florentina; NEATU Stefan; FLOREA Mihaela, RO133419-A0 /28 Jun 2019 

Procedeu de reducere fotocatalitica a apei in prezenta de fotocatalizatori eterogeni oxizi micsti de nichel, zinc si titan, Neatu Stefan; Neatu Florentina; Florea Mihaela; Trandafir Mihaela Mirela, A00716/08.11.2019

 

 

 

 

 

Projects

1. Holistic design of fuel cell electrocatalysts for the least power applications
Project Type: M-ERANET, Start Date: 2019-06-01 End Date: 2022-06-02
2. New approaches for the synthesis of hybrid organic-inorganic perovskit (HOIP)-type materials with possible ferroelectric properties for photovoltaic applications
Project Type: IDEI, Start Date: 2017-07-17 End Date: 2019-12-31

Publications

1. Structural properties and near-infrared light from Ce3+/Nd3+-co-doped LaPO4 nanophosphors for solar cell applications
Authors: AitMellal, O; Oufni, L; Messous, MY; Tahri, M; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Secu, M

Published: JAN 2022, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN ELECTRONICS, DOI: 10.1007/s10854-021-07615-6

2. A green way for pyruvic acid synthesis from biomass-derived L-malic acid on tetrahedral versus octahedral cobalt sites/hematite
Authors: Mitran, G; Urda, A; Pavel, OD; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Neatu, F

Published: MAR 2022, BIOMASS CONVERSION AND BIOREFINERY, DOI: 10.1007/s13399-022-02513-1

3. Structural properties and near-infrared light from Ce3+/Nd3+-co-doped LaPO4 nanophosphors for solar cell applications
Authors: AitMellal, O; Oufni, L; Messous, MY; Tahri, M; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Secu, M

Published: MAR 2022, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN ELECTRONICS, 33, DOI: 10.1007/s10854-021-07615-6

4. Green Epoxidation of Olefins with ZnxAl/MgxAl-LDH Compounds: Influence of the Chemical Composition
Authors: Zavoianu, R; Cruceanu, A; Pavel, OD; Bradu, C; Florea, M; Birjega, R

Published: FEB 2022, CATALYSTS, 12, 145, DOI: 10.3390/catal12020145

5. Electrocatalytic Properties of Mixed-Oxide-Containing Composite-Supported Platinum for Polymer Electrolyte Membrane (PEM) Fuel Cells
Authors: Ayyubov, I; Talas, E; Salmanzade, K; Kuncser, A; Paszti, Z; Neatu, S; Mirea, AG; Florea, M; Tompos, A; Borbaath, I

Published: MAY 2022, MATERIALS, 15, 3671, DOI: 10.3390/ma15103671

6. Increasing Permittivity and Mechanical Harvesting Response of PVDF-Based Flexible Composites by Using Ag Nanoparticles onto BaTiO3 Nanofillers
Authors: Horchidan, N; Ciomaga, CE; Curecheriu, LP; Stoian, G; Botea, M; Florea, M; Maraloiu, VA; Pintilie, L; Tufescu, FM; Tiron, V; Rotaru, A; Mitoseriu, L

Published: MAR 2022, NANOMATERIALS, 12, 934, DOI: 10.3390/nano12060934

7. Potassium-containing triple-cation mixed-halide perovskite materials: Toward efficient and stable solar cells
Authors: Derbali, S; Nouneh, K; Florea, M; Leonat, LN; Stancu, V; Tomulescu, AG; Galca, AC; Secu, M; Pintilie, L; Touhami, ME

Published: MAR 25 2021, JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, 858, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2020.158335

8. Investigation of Opto-Electronic Properties and Stability of Mixed-Cation Mixed-Halide Perovskite Materials with Machine-Learning Implementation
Authors: Filipoiu, N; Mitran, TL; Anghel, DV; Florea, M; Pintilie, I; Manolescu, A; Nemnes, GA

Published: SEP 2021, ENERGIES, 14, DOI: 10.3390/en14175431

9. Enhancing stability of hybrid perovskite solar cells by imidazolium incorporation
Authors: Tomulescu, AG; Leonat, LN; Neatu, F; Stancu, V; Toma, V; Derbali, S; Neatu, S; Rostas, AM; Besleaga, C; Patru, R; Pintilie, I; Florea, M

Published: AUG 1 2021, SOLAR ENERGY MATERIALS AND SOLAR CELLS, 227, DOI: 10.1016/j.solmat.2021.111096

10. NiO/Sr doped Ce(0.85)Pr0.10 Er0.05O(2-delta) mesoarchitectured catalyst for partial oxidation of CH4 and anode fueled by H-2
Authors: Navarrete, L; Florea, M; Osiceanu, P; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Trandafir, MM; Somacescu, S; Serra, JM

Published: AUG 2021, MICROPOROUS AND MESOPOROUS MATERIALS, 323, DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2021.111171

11. Comparative investigation of structural, EPR, optical and photoluminescence properties of nanostructured LaPO4:Ce/RE/Me and LaPO4:Yb/Er phosphors prepared by co-precipitation method
Authors: AitMellal, O; Oufni, L; Messous, MY; Trandafir, MM; Chirica, IM; Florea, M; Neatu, S; Rostas, AM; Secu, M; Neatu, F

Published: SEP 2021, JOURNAL OF SOLID STATE CHEMISTRY, 301, DOI: 10.1016/j.jssc.2021.122310

12. Structural Details of BaTiO3 Nano-Powders Deduced from the Anisotropic XRD Peak Broadening
Authors: Pasuk, I; Neatu, F; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Istrate, CM; Pintilie, I; Pintilie, L

Published: MAY 2021, NANOMATERIALS, 11, DOI: 10.3390/nano11051121

13. Recent progress in electrocatalysts and electrodes for portable fuel cells
Authors: Neatu, S; Neatu, F; Chirica, IM; Borbath, I; Talas, E; Tompos, A; Somacescu, S; Osiceanu, P; Folgado, MA; Chaparro, AM; Florea, M

Published: AUG 28 2021, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 9, 17128, DOI: 10.1039/d1ta03644k

14. Structural and Optical Investigations of Ce3+/Mn2+-Doped LaPO4 Phosphors
Authors: Aitmellal, O; Oufni, L; Messous, MY; Neatu, F; Florea, M; Neatu, S; Rostas, AM; Secu, M

Published: APR 2021, JOURNAL OF ELECTRONIC MATERIALS, 50, 2147, DOI: 10.1007/s11664-020-08678-7

15. Carbon-Coated SiO2 Composites as Promising Anode Material for Li-Ion Batteries
Authors: Buga, MR; Spinu-Zaulet, AA; Ungureanu, CG; Mitran, RA; Vasile, E; Florea, M; Neatu, F

Published: AUG 2021, MOLECULES, 26, DOI: 10.3390/molecules26154531

16. Applications of MAX phases and MXenes as catalysts
Authors: Chirica, IM; Mirea, AG; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Barsoum, MW; Neatu, F

Published: SEP 21 2021, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 9, 19612, DOI: 10.1039/d1ta04097a

17. NiO / Sr doped Ce(0.85)Pr0.10 Er0.05O(2-delta) mesoarchitectured catalyst for partial oxidation of CH4 and anode fueled by H-2
Authors: Navarrete, L; Florea, M; Osiceanu, P; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Trandafir, MM; Somacescu, S; Serra, JM

Published: AUG 2021, MICROPOROUS AND MESOPOROUS MATERIALS, 323, 111171, DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2021.111171

18. CuWO4 with CuO and Cu(OH)(2) Native Surface Layers for H2S Detection under in-Field Conditions
Authors: Somacescu, S; Stanoiu, A; Dinu, IV; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Florea, OG; Florea, M; Osiceanu, P; Simion, CE

Published: JAN 2021, MATERIALS, 14, DOI: 10.3390/ma14020465

19. Degenerated TiO(2)Semiconductor Modified with Ni and Zn as Efficient Photocatalysts for the Water Splitting Reaction
Authors: Neatu, F; Abramiuc, LE; Trandafir, MM; Negrea, RF; Florea, M; Teodorescu, CM; Neatu, S

Published: SEP 17 2020, CHEMCATCHEM, 12, DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202000691

20. Degenerated TiO2 Semiconductor Modified with Ni and Zn as Efficient Photocatalysts for the Water Splitting Reaction
Authors: Neatu, F; Abramiuc, LE; Trandafir, MM; Negrea, RF; Florea, M; Teodorescu, CM; Neatu, S

Published: SEP 17 2020, CHEMCATCHEM, 12, 4651, DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202000691

21. Influence of doping the inorganic cation with Eu or Sb on the properties of perovskite films
Authors: Stancu, V; Leonat, LN; Tomulescu, AG; Derbali, S; Pintilie, L; Besleaga, C; Galca, AC; Neatu, F; Neatu, T; Florea, M; Pintilie, I

Published: JUL 2020, PHYSICA SCRIPTA, 95, DOI: 10.1088/1402-4896/ab90be

22. CeO2:Mn3O4 Catalytic Micro-Converters Tuned for CH4 Detection Based on Catalytic Combustion under Real Operating Conditions
Authors: Simion, CE; Florea, OG; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Neatu, S; Trandafir, MM; Stanoiu, A

Published: MAY 2020, MATERIALS, 13, DOI: 10.3390/ma13092196

23. Crown-ether functionalized graphene oxide for metal ions sequestration
Authors: Petrescu, S; Avramescu, S; Musuc, AM; Neatu, F; Florea, M; Ionita, P

Published: FEB 2020, MATERIALS RESEARCH BULLETIN, 122, DOI: 10.1016/j.materresbull.2019.110643

24. Undoped SnO2 as a Support for Ni Species to Boost Oxygen Generation through Alkaline Water Electrolysis
Authors: Neatu, S; Neatu, F; Diculescu, VC; Trandafir, MM; Petrea, N; Somacescu, S; Krumeich, F; Wennmacher, JTC; Knorpp, AJ; van Bokhoven, JA; Florea, M

Published: APR 22 2020, ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 12, 18420, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.9b19541

25. Highly Active Transition Metal-Promoted CuCeMgAlO Mixed Oxide Catalysts Obtained from Multicationic LDH Precursors for the Total Oxidation of Methane
Authors: Al-Aani, HMS; Trandafir, MM; Fechete, I; Leonat, LN; Badea, M; Negrila, C; Popescu, I; Florea, M; Marcu, IC

Published: JUN 2020, CATALYSTS, 10, DOI: 10.3390/catal10060613

26. Exploring the effect of aliovalent substitution of Pb2+ by Eu3+ on structural, morphological and optical properties of CH3NH3PbI3 perovskite films
Authors: Derbali, S; Nouneh, K; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Neatu, S; Leonat, LN; Secu, M; Tomulescu, AG; Stancu, V; Pintilie, L; Touhami, ME; Galca, AC

Published: APR 2020, PHYSICA SCRIPTA, 95, DOI: 10.1088/1402-4896/ab5baa

27. Highly Efficient Ultralow Pd Loading Supported on MAX Phases for Chemoselective Hydrogenation
Authors: Trandafir, MM; Neatu, F; Chirica, IM; Neatu, S; Kuncser, AC; Cucolea, EI; Natu, V; Barsoum, MW; Florea, M

Published: MAY 15 2020, ACS CATALYSIS, 10, 5908, DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.0c00082

28. Reticulated Mesoporous TiO2 Scaffold, Fabricated by Spray Coating, for Large-Area Perovskite Solar Cells
Authors: Tomulescu, AG; Stancu, V; Besleaga, C; Enculescu, M; Nemnes, GA; Florea, M; Dumitru, V; Pintilie, L; Pintilie, I; Leonat, L

Published: JAN 2020, ENERGY TECHNOLOGY, 8, DOI: 10.1002/ente.201900922

29. Methane Combustion Using Pd Deposited on CeOx-MnOx/La-Al2O3 Pellistors
Authors: Florea, OG; Stanoiu, A; Gheorghe, M; Cobianu, C; Neatu, F; Trandafir, MM; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Simion, CE

Published: NOV 2020, MATERIALS, 13, DOI: 10.3390/ma13214888

30. VAlPOs as Efficient Catalysts for Glycerol Conversion to Methanol
Authors: Mitran, G; Neatu, F; Neatu, S; Trandafir, MM; Florea, M

Published: JUL 2020, CATALYSTS, 10, DOI: 10.3390/catal10070728

31. Bulk Versus Surface Modification of Alumina with Mn and Ce Based Oxides for CH4 Catalytic Combustion
Authors: Neatu, S; Trandafir, MM; Stanoiu, A; Florea, OG; Simion, CE; Leonat, LN; Cobianu, C; Gheorghe, M; Florea, M; Neatu, F

Published: JUN 1 2019, MATERIALS, 12, DOI: 10.3390/ma12111771

32. Next frontiers in cleaner synthesis: 3D printed graphene-supported CeZrLa mixed -oxide nanocatalyst for CO2 utilisation and direct propylene carbonate production
Authors: Middelkoop, V; Slater, T; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Danaci, S; Onyenkeadi, V; Boonen, K; Saha, B; Baragau, LA; Kellici, S

Published: MAR 20 2019, JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, 214, 614, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.12.274

33. Bimodal mesoporous NiO/CeO2-delta-YSZ with enhanced carbon tolerance in catalytic partial oxidation of methane-Potential IT-SOFCs anode
Authors: Somacescu, S; Cioatera, N; Osiceanu, P; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Ghica, C; Neatu, F; Florea, M

Published: FEB 2019, APPLIED CATALYSIS B-ENVIRONMENTAL, 241, 406, DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2018.09.065

34. Coordination polymers and a dinuclear complex constructed from zinc(II) ions and fluorescein: iodine adsorption and optical properties
Authors: Raduca, M; Ene, CD; Ionescu, S; Florea, M; Madalan, AM

Published: APR 18 2019, JOURNAL OF COORDINATION CHEMISTRY, 72, 1237, DOI: 10.1080/00958972.2019.1605442

35. Behavior of Molybdenum-Vanadium Mixed Oxides in Selective Oxidation and Disproportionation of Toluene
Authors: Mitran, G; Neatu, F; Pavel, OD; Trandafir, MM; Florea, M

Published: MAR 1 2019, MATERIALS, 12, DOI: 10.3390/ma12050748

36. La0.75Sr0.25XO3 (X = Fe, Mn or Cr) with coking tolerance for CH4/H2O reaction: effect of H2S on catalytic performance
Authors: Florea, M; Somacescu, S; Postole, G; Urda, A; Neatu, F; Neatu, S; Massin, L; Gelin, P

Published: MAY 7 2019, CATALYSIS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 9, 2366, DOI: 10.1039/c9cy00065h

37. The hysteresis-free behavior of perovskite solar cells from the perspective of the measurement conditions
Authors: Nemnes, GA; Besleaga, C; Tomulescu, AG; Leonat, LN; Stancu, V; Florea, M; Manolescu, A; Pintilie, I

Published: MAY 14 2019, JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY C, 7, 5274, DOI: 10.1039/c8tc05999c

38. Highly -sensitive near infrared luminescent nanothermometers based on binary mixture
Authors: Avram, D; Colbea, C; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: MAY 15 2019, JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, 785, 259, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2019.01.162

39. Imaging dopant distribution across complete phase transformation by TEM and upconversion emission
Authors: Avram, D; Colbea, C; Florea, M; Lazar, S; Stroppa, D; Tiseanu, C

Published: SEP 28 2019, NANOSCALE, 11, 16754, DOI: 10.1039/c9nr04345d

40. Selective catalytic oxidation reaction of p-xylene on manganese-iron mixed oxide materials
Authors: Nicolae, S; Neatu, F; Florea, M

Published: MAR-APR 2018, COMPTES RENDUS CHIMIE, 21, 361, DOI: 10.1016/j.crci.2017.06.005

41. Near infrared emission properties of Er doped cubic sesquioxides in the second/third biological windows
Authors: Avram, D; Tiseanu, I; Vasile, BS; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: DEC 21 2018, SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-36639-y

42. Alternative valorization of red mud waste as functional materials with catalytic activity for sulfide oxidation in wastewater
Authors: Cruceanu, A; Zavoianu, R; Pavel, OD; Florea, M; Mara, L

Published: APR 2018, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 15, 908, DOI: 10.1007/s13762-017-1449-1

43. Doped ceria prepared by precipitation route for steam reforming of methane
Authors: Florea, M; Matei-Rutkovska, F; Postole, G; Urda, A; Neatu, F; Parvulescu, VI; Gelin, P

Published: MAY 15 2018, , DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2016.12.006

44. Thermal behaviour of sym-octahydroacridines and their corresponding N(10)-oxides
Authors: Marinescu, M; Potmischil, F; Florea, M; Constantinescu, C

Published: JAN 2018, , DOI: 10.1007/s10973-016-5862-3

45. The Cu- and Zn-complex-catalyzed methanolysis of the chemical warfare nerve agents soman, sarin, and VX
Authors: Petrea, N; Petre, R; Pretorian, A; Toader, C; Somoghi, V; Neatu, F; Florea, M; Neatu, S

Published: MAR-APR 2018, COMPTES RENDUS CHIMIE, 21, 345, DOI: 10.1016/j.crci.2017.08.006

46. Influence of Gd and Pr doping on the properties of ceria: texture, structure, redox behaviour and reactivity in CH4/H2O reactions in the presence of H2S
Authors: Florea, M; Postole, G; Matei-Rutkovska, F; Urda, A; Neatu, F; Massin, L; Gelin, P

Published: MAR 7 2018, CATALYSIS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 8, 1348, DOI: 10.1039/c7cy02192e

47. Heavy doping of ceria by wet impregnation: a viable alternative to bulk doping approaches
Authors: Florea, M; Avram, D; Maraloiu, VA; Cojocaru, B; Tiseanu, C

Published: OCT 7 2018, NANOSCALE, 10, 18054, DOI: 10.1039/c8nr03695k

48. Up-conversion luminescence of Er(Yb)-CeO2: Status and new results
Authors: Porosnicu, I; Avram, D; Cojocaru, B; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: JUL 15 2017, JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, 711, 636, DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2017.04.043

49. New ways to use the red mud waste as raw material for inorganic-organic hybrid hydrogels
Authors: Sandu, T; Sarbu, A; Zavoianu, R; Spatarelu, CP; Florea, M; Bradu, C; Mara, EL; Dragut, DV; Alexandrescu, E; Zaharia, A; Radu, AL

Published: DEC 10 2017, , DOI: 10.1016/j.minpro.2017.11.005

50. Self-assembled (Ni/Cu, Ti)-YSZ with potential applications for IT-SOFCs: Catalytic and electrochemical assessment
Authors: Somacescu, S; Navarrete, L; Florea, M; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Serra, JM

Published: JAN 5 2017, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.08.193

51. Functional layered double hydroxides and their catalytic activity for 1,4-addition of n-octanol to 2-propenonitrile
Authors: Zavoianu, R; Pavel, OD; Cruceanu, A; Florea, M; Birjega, R

Published: SEP 15 2017, APPLIED CLAY SCIENCE, 146, 422, DOI: 10.1016/j.clay.2017.06.030

52. Down-/Up-Conversion Emission Enhancement by Li Addition: Improved Crystallization or Local Structure Distortion?
Authors: Avram, D; Cojocaru, B; Tiseanu, I; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: JUL 6 2017, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 121, 14284, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b02897

53. Sensors based on mesoporous SnO2-CuWO4 with high selective sensitivity to H2S at low operating temperature
Authors: Stanoiu, A; Simion, CE; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Osiceanu, P; Florea, M; Teodorescu, VS; Somacescu, S

Published: JUN 5 2017, JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, 331, 160, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.02.038

54. Potential application of Ni and Co stabilized zirconia as oxygen reduction reaction catalyst
Authors: Neatu, F; Trandafir, MM; Marcu, M; Preda, L; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Neatu, S; Somacescu, S; Florea, M

Published: APR 2017, CATALYSIS COMMUNICATIONS, 93, 42, DOI: 10.1016/j.catcom.2016.12.026

55. An adamantane-based COF: stability, adsorption capability, and behaviour as a catalyst and support for Pd and Au for the hydrogenation of nitrostyrene (vol 6, pg 8344, 2016)
Authors: Trandafir, MM; Pop, L; Hadade, ND; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Teodorescu, CM; Duraki, B; van Bokhoven, JA; Grosu, I; Parvulescu, VI; Garcia, H

Published: 2016, CATALYSIS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 6, 8573, DOI: 10.1039/c6cy90113a

56. Exploring porous nanosilica-TEMPO as heterogeneous aerobic oxidation catalyst: the influence of supported gold clusters
Authors: Shakir, AJ; Florea, M; Culita, DC; Ionita, G; Ghica, C; Stavarache, C; Hanganu, A; Ionita, P

Published: FEB 2016, JOURNAL OF POROUS MATERIALS, 23, 254, DOI: 10.1007/s10934-015-0076-9

57. An adamantane-based COF: stability, adsorption capability, and behaviour as a catalyst and support for Pd and Au for the hydrogenation of nitrostyrene
Authors: Trandafir, MM; Pop, L; Hadade, ND; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Teodorescu, CM; Duraki, B; van Bokhoven, JA; Grosu, I; Parvulescu, VI; Garcia, H

Published: 2016, Catalysis Science & Technology, 6, 8354, DOI: 10.1039/c6cy01631f

58. Oxidation of 5-hydroxymethyl furfural to 2,5-diformylfuran in aqueous media over heterogeneous manganese based catalysts
Authors: Neatu, F; Petrea, N; Petre, R; Somoghi, V; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI

Published: DEC 1 2016, , DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2016.03.031

59. Synthesis of Terephthalic Acid by p-Cymene Oxidation using Oxygen: Toward a More Sustainable Production of Bio-Polyethylene Terephthalate
Authors: Neatu, F; Culica, G; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI; Cavani, F

Published: NOV 9 2016, , DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201600718

60. Time-gated down-/up-conversion emission of Ho-CeO2 and Ho, Yb-CeO2 nanoparticles
Authors: Avram, D; Porosnicu, I; Cojocaru, B; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: NOV 2016, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jlumin.2016.07.026

61. Defect induced tunable near infrared emission of Er-CeO2 by heterovalent co-dopants
Authors: Florea, M; Avram, D; Cojocaru, B; Tiseanu, I; Parvulescu, V; Tiseanu, C

Published: JUL 21 2016, , DOI: 10.1039/c6cp02754g

62. Graphene from Alginate Pyrolysis as a Metal-Free Catalyst for Hydrogenation of Nitro Compounds
Authors: Trandafir, MM; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Primo, A; Parvulescu, VI; Garcia, H

Published: JUL 7 2016, , DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201600197

63. Advances in luminescence of lanthanide doped Y2O3: case of S-6 sites
Authors: Avram, D; Cojocaru, B; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: MAY 1 2016, , DOI: 10.1364/OME.6.001635

64. Cross-coupling of p-xylene to 2,2 ',5,5 '-tetramethyl 1,1 '-biphenyl on supported vanadia catalysts
Authors: Mitran, G; Pavel, OD; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI

Published: MAR 25 2016, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2016.01.010

65. Hydrogen production from glycerol steam reforming over molybdena-alumina catalysts
Authors: Mitran, G; Pavel, OD; Florea, M; Mieritz, DG; Seo, DK

Published: MAR 5 2016, , DOI: 10.1016/j.catcom.2016.01.029

66. Synthesis of ceria nanopowders by microwave-assisted hydrothermal method for dry reforming of methane
Authors: Matei-Rutkovska, F; Postole, G; Rotaru, CG; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI; Gelin, P

Published: JAN 30 2016, , DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.12.097

67. Effect of Mo/Ce ratio in Mo-Ce-Al catalysts on the hydrogen production by steam reforming of glycerol
Authors: Mitran, G; Pavel, OD; Mieritz, DG; Seo, DK; Florea, M

Published: 2016, , DOI: 10.1039/c6cy00999a

68. NIR to Vis - NIR up - conversion and X-ray excited emission of Er doped high Z BiOCl
Authors: Avram, D; Cojocaru, B; Florea, M; Teodorescu, V; Tiseanu, I; Tiseanu, C

Published: MAY 1 2015, OPTICAL MATERIALS EXPRESS, 5, 962, DOI: 10.1364/OME.5.000951

69. Ni-doped (CeO2-delta)-YSZ mesoarchitectured with nanocrystalline framework: the effect of thermal treatment on structure, surface chemistry and catalytic properties in the partial oxidation of methane (CPOM)
Authors: Somacescu, S; Florea, M; Osiceanu, P; Calderon-Moreno, JM; Ghica, C; Serra, JM

Published: NOV 3 2015, JOURNAL OF NANOPARTICLE RESEARCH, 17, DOI: 10.1007/s11051-015-3206-z

70. Mesostructured vanadia-alumina catalysts for the synthesis of vitamin K-3
Authors: Florea, M; Marin, RS; Palasanu, FM; Neatu, F; Parvulescu, VI

Published: OCT 1 2015, , DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2014.12.026

71. Time delay and excitation mode induced tunable red/near-infrared to green emission ratio of Er doped BiOCl
Authors: Avram, D; Florea, M; Tiseanu, I; Tiseanu, C

Published: SEP 9 2015, , DOI: 10.1088/0022-3727/48/35/355501

72. Deoxygenation of oleic acid: Influence of the synthesis route of Pd/mesoporous carbon nanocatalysts onto their activity and selectivity
Authors: Dragu, A; Kinayyigit, S; Garcia-Suarez, EJ; Florea, M; Stepan, E; Velea, S; Tanase, L; Colliere, V; Philippot, K; Granger, P; Parvulescu, VI

Published: SEP 5 2015, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2015.01.008

73. Toward a Unified Description of Luminescence-Local Structure Correlation in Ln Doped CeO2 Nanoparticles: Roles of Ln Ionic Radius, Ln Concentration, and Oxygen Vacancies
Authors: Avram, D; Sanchez-Dominguez, M; Cojocaru, B; Florea, M; Parvulescu, V; Tiseanu, C

Published: JUL 16 2015, , DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b02240

74. Dry reforming of methane on ceria prepared by modified precipitation route
Authors: Rotaru, CG; Postole, G; Florea, M; Matei-Rutkovska, F; Parvulescu, VI; Gelin, P

Published: MAR 25 2015, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2015.01.024

75. Pure and almost pure NIR emission of Tm and Tm,Yb-CeO2 under UV, X-ray and NIR up-conversion excitation: key roles of level selective antenna sensitization and charge-compensation
Authors: Avram, D; Cojocaru, B; Urda, A; Tiseanu, I; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: 2015, , DOI: 10.1039/c5cp03458b

76. Evidence of A-B site cooperation in the EuFeO3 perovskite from Eu-151 and Fe-57 Mossbauer spectroscopy, EXAFS, and toluene catalytic oxidation
Authors: Florea, M; Alifanti, M; Kuncser, V; Macovei, D; Apostol, N; Granger, P; Parvulescu, VI

Published: JUL 2014, JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS, 316, 140, DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2014.04.016

77. Lanthanide-lanthanide and lanthanide-defect interactions in co-doped ceria revealed by luminescence spectroscopy
Authors: Avram, D; Gheorghe, C; Rotaru, C; Cojocaru, B; Florea, M; Parvulescu, V; Tiseanu, C

Published: DEC 15 2014, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2014.07.059

78. Graphenes in the absence of metals as carbocatalysts for selective acetylene hydrogenation and alkene hydrogenation
Authors: Primo, A; Neatu, F; Florea, M; Parvulescu, V; Garcia, H

Published: OCT 2014, , DOI: 10.1038/ncomms6291

79. Comment on "High multi-photon visible upconversion emissions of Er3+ singly doped BiOCl microcrystals: A photon avalanche of Er3+ induced by 980 nm excitation" [Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 231104 (2013)]
Authors: Tiseanu, C; Florea, M; Cojocaru, B

Published: JUN 9 2014, , DOI: 10.1063/1.4882167

80. Thermal behavior of several stable hydrazyl free radicals and of their parent hydrazines
Authors: Marinescu, M; Zalaru, C; Florea, M; Ionita, P

Published: APR 2014, , DOI: 10.1007/s10973-013-3448-x

81. Heavily impregnated ceria nanoparticles with europium oxide: spectroscopic evidences for homogenous solid solutions and intrinsic structure of Eu3+-oxygen environments
Authors: Avram, D; Rotaru, C; Cojocaru, B; Sanchez-Dominiguez, M; Florea, M; Tiseanu, C

Published: MAR 2014, , DOI: 10.1007/s10853-013-7904-6

82. Structural changes during toluene complete oxidation on supported EuFeO3 monitored by in situ Eu-151 and Fe-57 Mossbauer spectroscopy
Authors: Florea, M; Alifanti, M; Kuncser, V; Parvulescu, VI

Published: JUN 1 2013, CATALYSIS TODAY, 208, 59, DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2012.09.035

83. Postsynthetic Modification of a Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) Structure for Enantioselective Catalytic Epoxidation
Authors: Candu, N; Tudorache, M; Florea, M; Ilyes, E; Vasiliu, F; Mercioniu, I; Coman, SM; Haiduc, I; Andruh, M; Parvulescu, VI

Published: MAY 2013, CHEMPLUSCHEM, 78, 450, DOI: 10.1002/cplu.201300076

84. A Robust Metal-Organic Framework Constructed from Alkoxo-Bridged Binuclear Nodes and Hexamethylenetetramine Spacers: Crystal Structure and Sorption Studies
Authors: Ilyes, E; Florea, M; Madalan, AM; Haiduc, I; Parvulescu, VI; Andruh, M

Published: AUG 6 2012, , DOI: 10.1021/ic301139j

85. Benzylation of benzene with benzyl alcohol on zeolite catalysts
Authors: Candu, N; Florea, M; Coman, SM; Parvulescu, VI

Published: FEB 15 2011, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2010.11.044

86. 1-BUTANOL DEHYDRATION AND DEHYDROGENATION OVER VANADIUM ALUMINIUM OXYNITRIDE CATALYSTS
Authors: Florea, M; Delsarte, S; van Keulen, E; Grange, P

Published: FEB 2011, , DOI:

87. Novel Pd heterogeneous catalysts for cycloisomerisation of acetylenic carboxylic acids
Authors: Neatu, F; Protesescu, L; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI; Teodorescu, CM; Apostol, N; Toullec, PY; Michelet, V

Published: DEC 2010, GREEN CHEMISTRY, 12, 2149, DOI: 10.1039/c0gc00258e

88. Modifications of the Catalytic Activity for Cyanoethylation Induced by the Memory Effect of Mg/Al-Type Modified Hydrotalcites
Authors: Pavel, OD; Birjega, R; Angelescu, E; Zavoianu, R; Florea, M; Mitran, G

Published: APR 2010, , DOI:

89. Epoxidation of cyclohexene with O-2 and isobutyraldehyde catalysed by cobalt modified hydrotalcites
Authors: Angelescu, E; Ionescu, R; Pavel, OD; Zavoianu, R; Birjega, R; Luculescu, CR; Florea, M; Olar, R

Published: JAN 15 2010, , DOI: 10.1016/j.molcata.2009.09.009

90. Total oxidation of toluene on ferrite-type catalysts
Authors: Florea, M; Alifanti, M; Parvulescu, VI; Mihaila-Tarabasanu, D; Diamandescu, L; Feder, M; Negrila, C; Frunza, L

Published: MAR 30 2009, CATALYSIS TODAY, 141, 366, DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2008.05.005

91. Local environment of vanadium in V/Al/O-mixed oxide catalyst for propane ammoxidation: Characterization by in situ valence-to-core X-ray emission spectroscopy and X-ray absorption spectroscopy
Authors: Safonova, OV; Florea, M; Bilde, J; Delichere, P; Millet, JMM

Published: NOV 15 2009, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2009.09.014

92. Transesterification of vegetable oils on basic large mesoporous alumina supported alkaline fluorides-Evidences of the nature of the active site and catalytic performances
Authors: Verziu, M; Florea, M; Simon, S; Simon, V; Filip, P; Parvulescu, VI; Hardacre, C

Published: APR 1 2009, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2009.01.012

93. The impact of the "memory effect" on the catalytic activity of Mg/Al; Mg,Zn/Al; Mg/Al,Ga hydrotalcite-like compounds used as catalysts for cycloxene epoxidation
Authors: Angelescu, E; Pavel, OD; Birjega, R; Florea, M; Zavoianu, R

Published: JUN 15 2008, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2007.12.022

94. WO(x)-CeO(2) and WO(x)-Nb(2)O(5) catalysts deactivation during hexane isomerization
Authors: Mamede, AS; Payen, E; Granger, P; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI

Published: MAY 2008, , DOI: 10.1002/aic.11468

95. Mo-V-M-O (M = Ni, Cu, Zn, Sb, Ta) MIXED METAL OXIDES PREPARED BY SOLID-SOLID REACTIONS FOR OXIDATIVE DEHYDROGENATION OF ISOBUTANE
Authors: Mitran, G; Marcu, IC; Florea, M; Sandulescu, I

Published: MAY 2008, , DOI:

96. Plasma-assisted catalysis total oxidation of trichloroethylene over gold nano-particles embedded in SBA-15 catalysts
Authors: Magureanu, M; Mandache, NB; Hu, JC; Richards, R; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI

Published: NOV 15 2007, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2007.05.030

97. Acylation of different amino derivatives with fatty acids on UL-MFI-type catalysts
Authors: Musteata, M; Musteata, V; Dinu, A; Florea, M; Hoang, VT; Trong-On, D; Kaliaguine, S; Parvulescu, VI

Published: NOV 2007, , DOI: 10.1351/pac200779112059

98. Metal-triflate ionic liquid systems immobilized onto mesoporous MS41 materials as new and efficient catalysts for N-acylation
Authors: Coman, SM; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI; David, V; Medvedovici, A; De Vos, D; Jacobs, PA; Poncelet, G; Grange, P

Published: JUL 25 2007, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2007.04.022

99. Ceria-based oxides as supports for LaCoO3 perovskite; catalysts for total oxidation of VOC
Authors: Alifanti, M; Florea, M; Parvulescu, VI

Published: JAN 31 2007, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2005.10.037

100. Effect of nitridation on the electronic environment of vanadium in VAlO(N) powder catalysts, used for the ammoxidation of propane
Authors: Silversmit, G; Poelman, H; De Gryse, R; Bras, W; Nikitenko, S; Florea, M; Grange, P; Delsarte, S

Published: DEC 15 2006, , DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2006.07.013

101. Understanding the role of nitridation in butan-1-ol and butan-2-ol dehydration mechanisms over oxynitrides
Authors: Delsarte, S; Florea, M; Mauge, F; Grange, P

Published: AUG 1 2006, , DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2006.01.033

102. High surface area Mo-V-Te-Nb-O catalysts: Preparation, characterization and catalytic behaviour in ammoxidation of propane
Authors: Florea, M; Mamede, AS; Eloy, P; Parvulescu, VI; Gaigneaux, EM

Published: MAR 15 2006, , DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2005.11.080

103. Effect of LaCoO3 perovskite deposition on ceria-based supports on total oxidation of VOC
Authors: Alifanti, M; Florea, M; Cortes-Corberan, V; Endruschat, U; Delmon, B; Parvulescu, VI

Published: MAR 15 2006, , DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2005.11.017

104. Preparation of Mo-V-Te-Nb mixed oxides using the template route
Authors: Florea, M; Gaigneaux, EM; Parvulescu, VI

Published: 2006, , DOI: 10.1016/S0167-2991(06)80979-1

105. In situ structural changes during toluene complete oxidation on supported EuCoO3 monitored with Eu-151 Mossbauer spectroscopy
Authors: Alifanti, M; Florea, M; Filotti, G; Kuncser, V; Cortes-Corberan, V; Parvulescu, VI

Published: SEP 30 2006, CATALYSIS TODAY, 117, 336, DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2006.05.036

106. Supported perovskites for total oxidation of toluene
Authors: Alifanti, M; Florea, M; Somacescu, S; Parvulescu, VI

Published: SEP 1 2005, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2005.02.018

107. Vanadium aluminium oxynitride catalysts for propane ammoxidation reaction - Effect of the V/Al ratio on the structure and catalytic behviour
Authors: Florea, M; Silvy, RP; Grange, P

Published: MAY 26 2005, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2005.02.032

108. Evidence for the participation of lattice nitrogen from vanadium aluminum oxynitrides in propane ammoxidation
Authors: Olea, M; Florea, M; Sack, I; Silvy, RP; Gaigneaux, EM; Marin, GB; Grange, P

Published: MAY 15 2005, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2005.02.020

109. Supported Co-based perovskites as catalysts for total oxidation of methane
Authors: Alifanti, M; Blangenois, N; Florea, M; Delmon, B

Published: MAR 8 2005, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2004.11.005

110. Epoxidation of cyclohexene on silicalite embedded BiOx clusters
Authors: Parvulescu, VI; Florea, M; Gelbard, G; Centeno, MA; Macovei, D; Lemay, G; Kaliaguine, S

Published: 2004, RECENT ADVANCES IN THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF ZEOLITES AND RELATED MATERIALS, PTS A - C, 154, 2654, DOI:

111. Influence of the co-precipitation pH on the physico-chemical and catalytic properties of vanadium aluminum oxide catalyst
Authors: Blangenois, N; Florea, M; Grange, P; Silvy, RP; Chenakin, SP; Bastin, JM; Kruse, N; Barbero, BP; Cadus, L

Published: JUN 10 2004, , DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2003.12.008

112. Vanadium aluminium oxynitride catalyst for propane ammoxidation
Authors: Florea, M; Silvy, RP; Grange, P

Published: MAY-JUN 2004, , DOI:

113. Influence of the nitrogen content on butan-1-ol and butan-2-ol dehydration properties of nitrided phosphates
Authors: Delsarte, S; Florea, M; Grange, P

Published: MAY-JUN 2004, , DOI:

114. Influence of the preparation conditions on the physico-chemical and catalytic properties of a vanadium-aluminum oxynitride propane ammoxidation catalyst
Authors: Silvy, RP; Blangenois, N; Florea, M; Grange, P; Cadus, L; Barbero, B

Published: MAY-JUN 2004, , DOI:

115. Influence of the reaction conditions on the activity properties of vanadium-aluminium oxynitride propane ammoxidation catalyst
Authors: Florea, M; Silvy, RP; Grange, P

Published: DEC 8 2003, , DOI: 10.1016/S0926-860X(03)00591-X

116. Propane ammoxidation catalyst based on vanadium-aluminum oxynitride
Authors: Silvy, RP; Florea, M; Blangenois, N; Grange, P

Published: AUG 2003, , DOI: 10.1002/aic.690490830

117. New class of catalysts for the propane ammoxidation process based on vanadium aluminum oxynitrides
Authors: Florea, M; Prady-Silvy, R; Grange, P

Published: APR 2003, , DOI: 10.1023/A:1022857211248

118. Ru-MCM-41 catalysts for diastereoselective hydrogenation
Authors: Florea, M; Sevinci, M; Parvulescu, VI; Lemay, G; Kaliaguine, S

Published: JUN 2001, , DOI: 10.1016/S1387-1811(01)00224-4

119. Low metal loading Ru-MCM-41 stereocontrolled hydrogenation of prostaglandin intermediates
Authors: Coman, S; Florea, M; Cocu, F; Parvulescu, VI; Jacobs, PA; Danumah, C; Kaliaguine, S

Published: NOV 7 1999, , DOI: 10.1039/a907119i

120. Synthesis and Characterization of Graphite Oxide Derived TiO2-Carbon Composites as Potential Electrocatalyst Supports
Authors: Ayyubov, I; Borbath, I; Paszti, Z; Sebestyen, Z; Mihaly, J; Szabo, T; Illes, E; Domjan, A; Florea, M; Radu, D; Kuncser, A; Tompos, A; Talas, E

Published: OCT 2021 , TOPICS IN CATALYSIS, DOI: 10.1007/s11244-021-01513-1

121. Structural and Optical Investigations of Ce3+/Mn2+-Doped LaPO4 Phosphors
Authors: Aitmellal, O; Oufni, L; Messous, MY; Neatu, F; Florea, M; Neatu, S; Rostas, AM; Secu, M

Published: , JOURNAL OF ELECTRONIC MATERIALS, DOI: 10.1007/s11664-020-08678-7

122. A green way for pyruvic acid synthesis from biomass-derived L-malic acid on tetrahedral versus octahedral cobalt sites/hematite
Authors: Mitran, G; Urda, A; Pavel, OD; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Neatu, F

Published: , BIOMASS CONVERSION AND BIOREFINERY, DOI:

123. Synthesis and Characterization of Graphite Oxide Derived TiO2-Carbon Composites as Potential Electrocatalyst Supports
Authors: Ayyubov, I; Borbath, I; Paszti, Z; Sebestyen, Z; Mihaly, J; Szabo, T; Illes, E; Domjan, A; Florea, M; Radu, D; Kuncser, A; Tompos, A; Talas, E

Published: , TOPICS IN CATALYSIS, DOI:

124. Applications of MAX phases and MXenes as catalysts
Authors: Chirica, IM; Mirea, AG; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Barsoum, MW; Neatu, F

Published: , JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, DOI: 10.1039/d1ta04097a

125. Structural properties and near-infrared light from Ce3+/Nd3+-co-doped LaPO4 nanophosphors for solar cell applications
Authors: AitMellal, O; Oufni, L; Messous, MY; Tahri, M; Neatu, S; Florea, M; Neatu, F; Secu, M

Published: , JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN ELECTRONICS, DOI:

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