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15 May 2023

Zhang, J., & Louhi-Kultanen, M. (2023). Determination of nucleation kinetics of cobalt sulfate by measuring metastable zone width and induction time in pure and sulfuric acid solution. Powder Technology, 422, 118463.


27 March 2023

Zahorán, R., Kumar, P., Deák, Á., Lantos, E., Horvath, D., & Tóth, Á. (2023). From Balloon to Crystalline Structure in the Calcium Phosphate Flow-Driven Chemical Garden. Langmuir.

1 March 2023

Valletti, N., Budroni, M. A., Albanese, P., Marchettini, N., Sanchez-Dominguez, M., Lagzi, I., & Rossi, F. (2023). Hydrodynamically-enhanced transfer of dense non-aqueous phase liquids into an aqueous reservoir. Water Research, 119608.

15 February 2023

Pimentel, C., Zheng, M., Cartwright, J. H., & Sainz‐Díaz, C. I. (2023). Chemobrionics Database: Categorisation of Chemical Gardens According to the Nature of the Anion, Cation and Experimental Procedure. ChemSystemsChem, e202300002.

26 January 2023

Fogde, A., Rosqvist, E., Le, T. A., Smått, J. H., Sandberg, T., & Huynh, T. P. (2023). A Further Study on Calcium Phosphate Gardens Grown from the Interface of κ‐Carrageenan‐based Hydrogels and Counterion Solutions. ChemPlusChem, 88(2), e202200426.

21 January 2023

Guler, B. A., Demirel, Z., & Imamoglu, E. (2023). Biochemobrionic: A novel functional bioactive and biomimetic material for bioengineering applications. Applied Materials Today, 31, 101743.

16 January 2023

Angelis, G., Sant, G., Vizirianakis, I. S., & Pampalakis, G. (2023). Growth of chemical gardens in gaseous acidic atmospheres. Chemical Communications.

14 January 2023

Valletti, N., Budroni, M. A., Albanese, P., Marchettini, N., Sanchez-Dominguez, M., Lagzi, I., & Rossi, F. (2023). Hydrodynamically-enhanced transfer of dense non-aqueous phase liquids into an aqueous reservoir. Water Research, 119608.

5 January 2023

Glushkova, D., Cholakova, D., Biserova, A., Tsvetkova, K., Tcholakova, S., & Denkov, N. (2023). Drop shape stability vs shape shifting: Role of surfactant adsorption layer. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 656, 130374.

30 December 2022

Huld, S., McMahon, S., Sjöberg, S., Huang, P., & Neubeck, A. (2023). Chemical Gardens Mimic Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectra and Morphology of Biogenic Mn Oxides. Astrobiology, 23(1), 24-32.

27 October 2022

Checa González, A. G., Pimentel, C., Rodríguez Navarro, A., Cartwright, J. H., & Sainz Díaz, C. I. (2022). Evidence for helical microstructure of aragonite fibers in pteropod shells.


15 October 2022

Pollastrini, M., Pasquinelli, L., Górecki, M., Balzano, F., Cupellini, L., Lipparini, F., ... & Angelici, G. (2022). A Unique and Stable Polyproline I Helix Sorted out from Conformational Equilibrium by Solvent Polarity. The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 87(21), 13715-13725.

4 October 2022

Pimentel, C., Hernández-Laguna, A., & Sainz-Díaz, C. I. (2022). Effect of Iron Isomorphic Substitution in Mg: Al and Zn: Al-Layered Double-Hydroxide Structures by Means of First Principle Calculations. ACS Earth and Space Chemistry, 6(10), 2499-2507.

3 October 2022

Zahorán, R., Kumar, P., Juhász, Á., Horváth, D., & Tóth, Á. (2022). Flow-driven synthesis of calcium phosphate–calcium alginate hybrid chemical gardens. Soft Matter, 18(42), 8157-8164.

25 August 2022

Feng, J., Valkova, Z., Lin, E. E., Nourafkan, E., Wang, T., Tcholakova, S., ... & Smoukov, S. K. (2022). Minimum surfactant concentration required for inducing self-shaping of oil droplets and competitive adsorption effects. Soft Matter, 18(35), 6729-6738.

19 August 2022
Wallner, M., Jarraya, M., Olsson, E., Ideböhn, V., Squibb, R. J., Ben Yaghlane, S., ... & Hochlaf, M. (2022). Abiotic molecular oxygen production—Ionic pathway from sulfur dioxide. Science Advances, 8(33), eabq5411.
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abq5411


16 August 2022
Borrego-Sánchez, A., Gutiérrez-Ariza, C., Sainz-Díaz, C. I., & Cartwright, J. H. (2022). The Effect of the Presence of Amino Acids on the Precipitation of Inorganic Chemical-Garden Membranes: Biomineralization at the Origin of Life. Langmuir.

4 August 2022
Budroni, M. A., Rossi, F., & Rongy, L. (2022). From Transport Phenomena to Systems Chemistry: Chemohydrodynamic Oscillations in A+ B→ C Systems. ChemSystemsChem, 4(1), e202100023.

26 July 2022
Sainz-Díaz, C. I., de la Luz, A. P., Barrientos-Salcedo, C., Francisco-Márquez, M., & Soriano-Correa, C. (2022). Crystal polymorphism and spectroscopical properties of sulfonamides in solid state by means of First Principles calculations. Journal of Computer-Aided Molecular Design, 36(7), 549-562.

19 July 2022
Ding, Y., Gutiérrez-Ariza, C. M., Zheng, M., Felgate, A., Lawes, A., Sainz-Díaz, C. I., ... & Cardoso, S. S. (2022). Downward fingering accompanies upward tube growth in a chemical garden grown in a vertical confined geometry. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 24(29), 17841-17851.

23 June 2022
Aslanbay Guler, B., Demirel, Z., & Imamoglu, E. (2022). Development of a Controlled Injection Method Using Support Templates for the Production of Chemobrionic Materials. ACS omega, 7(27), 23910-23918.

15 June 2022
Pimentel, C., de la Luz, A. P., Hernández-Laguna, A., & Sainz-Díaz, C. I. (2022). Effects of the cation ordering in Mg: Al and Zn: Al layered double hydroxides on crystallographic and spectroscopical properties by means of first principles calculations. Applied Clay Science, 223, 106496.

31 May 2022
Valent, I., Bednárová, L., Schreiber, I., Bujdák, J., Valachová, K., & Šoltés, L. (2022). Reaction of N-Acetylcysteine with Cu2+: Appearance of Intermediates with High Free Radical Scavenging Activity: Implications for Anti-/Pro-Oxidant Properties of Thiols. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 23(11), 6199.

13 May 2022
Angelis, G., Katsanou, M. E., Giannopoulos‐Dimitriou, A., Vizirianakis, I. S., & Pampalakis, G. (2022). Generation of Chemobrionic Jellyfish‐Like Structures That Mechanically Divide and Exhibit Biomimetic “Symbiosis”. ChemSystemsChem, 4(4), e202200001.

5 May 2022
Souzy, M., Allard, A., Louf, J. F., Contino, M., Tuval, I., & Polin, M. (2022). Microbial narrow-escape is facilitated by wall interactions. Physical Review Research, 4(2), L022029.

3 May 2022
Rocha, L. A., Cartwright, J. H., & Cardoso, S. S. (2022). Filament dynamics in vertical confined chemical gardens. Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science, 32(5), 053107.

19 April 2022
Nomura, S. I. M., Shimizu, R., Archer, R. J., Hayase, G., Toyota, T., Mayne, R., & Adamatzky, A. (2022). Spontaneous and Driven Growth of Multicellular Lipid Compartments to Millimeter Size from Porous Polymer Structures. ChemSystemsChem, e202200006.

10 March 2022
Parisi, E., Carella, A., Borbone, F., Chiarella, F., Gentile, F. S., & Centore, R. (2022). Effect of chalcogen bonding on the packing and coordination geometry in hybrid organic–inorganic Cu (ii) networks. CrystEngComm, 24(15), 2884-2890.

11 February 2022
Čejková, J., & Cartwright, J. H. (2022). Chemobrionics and Systems Chemistry. ChemSystemsChem, 4(3), e202200002.

5 February 2022
Cholakova, D., Tsvetkova, K., Tcholakova, S., & Denkov, N. (2022). Rheological properties of rotator and crystalline phases of alkanes. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 634, 127926.

1 February 2022
Osmanbegovic, N., Alopaeus, V., Han, B., Vuorinen, V., & Louhi-Kultanen, M. (2022). Experimental and CFD study on influence of viscosity on layer melt crystallization. Separation and Purification Technology, 284, 120170.

21 January 2022

Asare, K. P., Zniber, M., Zouheir, M., Wang, L., Wang, X., & Huynh, T. P. (2022). Luciferin-based fluorescent hydrogel as a pH sensor. MRS Communications, 1-5.

19 January 2022
Zhang, J., Said, A., Han, B., & Louhi-Kultanen, M. (2022). Semi-batch evaporative crystallization and drying of cobalt sulphate hydrates. Hydrometallurgy, 208, 105821.

25 December 2021

Trolard, F., Duval, S., Nitschke, W., Ménez, B., Pisapia, C., Nacib, J. B., Andréani, M.  & Bourrié, G. (2021). Mineralogy, geochemistry and occurrences of fougerite in a modern hydrothermal system and its implications for the origin of life. Earth-Science Reviews, 103910.

22 November 2021

Osmanbegovic, N., Alopaeus, V., Han, B., Vuorinen, V., & Louhi-Kultanen, M. (2021). Experimental and CFD Study on Influence of Viscosity on Layer Melt Crystallization. Separation and Purification Technology, 120170.


18 November 2021

Cholakova, D., Tsvetkova, K., Tcholakova, S. & Denkov, N. (2021). Rheological properties of rotator and crystalline phases of alkanes. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 127926.

17 November 2021

McMahon, S., & Cosmidis, J. (2021). False biosignatures on Mars: anticipating ambiguity. Journal of the Geological Society.


20 October 2021

Misaela, F. M., de la Luz Alexander, P., Catalina, S. C., Carolina, B. S., & Ignacio, S. D. C. (2021). Tautomerism and IR spectroscopy of arylsulfonamides by quantum mechanical calculations. Journal of Molecular Structure, 131717.


12 October 2021

Parisi, E., Landi, A., Fusco, S., Manfredi, C., Peluso, A., Wahler, S., ... & Centore, R. (2021). High-Energy-Density Materials: An Amphoteric N-Rich Bis (triazole) and Salts of Its Cationic and Anionic Species. Inorganic chemistry, 60(21), 16213-16222.


01 October 2021

Souri, B., Abbasi, S., Hayati, P., Farsadrooh, M., Rezvani, A. R., & Centore, R. (2021). Controlled preparation of a cd (II) coordination polymer via green sonochemical synthesis: new precursors for the preparation of cadmium (II) oxide. Journal of Coordination Chemistry, 1-11.


24 September 2021

Castellini, E., Bernini, F., Sebastianelli, L., Bighi, B., Sainz-Díaz, C. I., Mucci, A., Malferrari, D., Ranieri, A., Gorni, G., Marini, C., Brigatti, M. F., & Borsari, M. (2021). The copper chemical garden as a low cost and efficient material for breaking down air pollution by gaseous ammonia. ChemSystemsChem, 3, e2100034.

09 September 2021

Sainz-Díaz, C. I., Castellini, E., Escamilla-Roa, E., Bernini, F., Malferrari, D., Brigatti, M. F., & Borsari, M. (2021). Molecular structure and ammonia gas adsorption capacity of a Cu (II)-1, 10-phenanthroline complex intercalated in montmorillonite by DFT simulations. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 327, 111408.


04 August 2021

Budroni, M. A., Rossi, F., & Rongy, L. (2021). From Transport Phenomena to Systems Chemistry: Chemohydrodynamic Oscillations in A+ B→ C Systems. chemistry, 5(23), 24.


31 July 2021

Jovanović, M., Turković, N., Ivković, B., Vujić, Z., Nikolić, K., & Grubišić, S. (2021). 3D-QSAR, molecular docking and in silico ADMET studies of propiophenone derivatives with anti-HIV-1 protease activity. Structural Chemistry, 32(6), 2341-2353.


15 July 2021

Cholakova, D., Lisicki, M., Smoukov, S. K., Tcholakova, S., Lin, E. E., Chen, J., De Canio, G., Lauga, E. & Denkov, N. (2021). Rechargeable self-assembled droplet microswimmers driven by surface phase transitions. Nature Physics, 17, 1050-1055.

July 2021

Parisi, E., & Centore, R. (2021). Stabilization of an elusive tautomer by metal coordination. Acta Crystallographica Section C: Structural Chemistry, 77(7).


30 June 2021

Koyun, A. N., Zakel, J., Kayser, S., Stadler, H., Keutsch, F. N., & Grothe, H. (2021). High resolution nanoscale chemical analysis of bitumen surface microstructures. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 1-9.


03 June 2021

Pollastrini, M., Lipparini, F., Pasquinelli, L., Balzano, F., Barretta, G. U., Pescitelli, G., & Angelici, G. (2021). A Proline Mimetic for the Design of New Stable Secondary Structures: Solvent-Dependent Amide Bond Isomerization of (S)-Indoline-2-carboxylic Acid Derivatives. The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 86(12), 7946–7954.


28 April 2021

Giannerini, S., Gonzalez, D. L., Goracci, G., & Danielli, A. (2021). A role for circular code properties in translation. Scientific reports, 11(1), 1-15.


26 April 2021

Sainz‐Díaz, C. I., Escribano, B., Sánchez‐Almazo, I., & Cartwright, J. H. (2021). Chemical Gardens Under Mars Conditions: Imaging Chemical Garden Growth In Situ in an Environmental Scanning Electron Microscope. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(10), e2021GL092883.


19 April 2021

Berti, G., Davis, E. M., Kuhlenbeck, H., & Freund, H. J. (2021). Interaction of CO2 with well-ordered iron sulfide films on Au (111). Surface Science, 710, 121853.


03 March 2021

Zouheir, M., Le, T. A., Torop, J., Nikiforow, K., Khatib, M., Zohar, O., Haick, H., & Huynh, T. P. (2021). CuS‐Carrageenan Composite Grown from the Gel/Liquid Interface. ChemSystemsChem, 3(4), e2000063


26 February 2021

Fogde, A., Qudsia, S., Le, T. A., Sandberg, T., & Huynh, T. P. (2021). (Calcium‐Phosphate)/Carrageenan Gardens Grown from the Gel/Liquid Interface. ChemSystemsChem, 3(4), e2000064.


12 January 2021 

Dahmani, R., Grubišić, S., Djordjević, I., Ben Yaghlane, S., Boughdiri, S., Chambaud, G., & Hochlaf, M. (2021). In silico design of a new Zn–triazole based metal–organic framework for CO2 and H2O adsorption. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 154(2), 024303.


11 January 2021

Spanoudaki, D., Pavlidou, E., & Sazou, D. (2021). The growth of an electrochemical garden on a zinc electrode. ChemSystemsChem, 3(3), e2000054.


2 December 2020

Bernini, F., Castellini, E., Sebastianelli, L., Bighi, B., Sain-Dìaz, C. I., Mucci, A., Malferrari, D., Ranieri, A., Brigatti, M. F., Borsari, M. (2021). Self-assembled structures from solid Cadmium(II) acetate in thiol/ethanol solutions: a novel type of organic chemical garden. ChemSystemsChem, 3, e2000048.

27 October 2020

Angelis, G., Kordopati, G. G., Zingkou, E., Karioti, A., Sotiropoulou, G., & Pampalakis, G. (2021). Plausible emergence of biochemistry in Enceladus based on chemobrionics. Chemistry–A European Journal, 27(2), 600-604.


16 October 2020

Terzi, N., Yaghlane, S. B., Jaïdane, N. E., Chambaud, G., & Hochlaf, M. (2020). Neutral and Multicharged Ions of Small Aluminum Oxides: Structures, Spectroscopy, and Energetics. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 124(43), 9021-9034.


14 October 2020

Awad, M. E., Borrego-Sánchez, A., Escamilla-Roa, E., Hernández-Laguna, A., & Sainz-Díaz, C. I. (2020). Modeling of the adsorption of a protein-fragment on kaolinite with potential antiviral activity. Applied clay science, 199, 105865.


06 October 2020

Parisi, E., Capasso, D., Capobianco, A., Peluso, A., Di Gaetano, S., Fusco, S., ... & Centore, R. (2020). Tautomeric and conformational switching in a new versatile N-rich heterocyclic ligand. Dalton Transactions, 49(41), 14452-14462.


09 September 2020

Huynh, T. P. (2021). Organic Design of Biomorphic Superstructures. ChemSystemsChem, 3(2), e2000031.


01 September 2020

Cardoso, S. S., Cartwright, J. H., Čejková, J., Cronin, L., De Wit, A., Giannerini, S., Horváth, D., Rodrigues, A.,Russell, M. J., Sainz-Díaz, I. C., & Tóth, Á. (2020). Chemobrionics: From self-assembled material architectures to the origin of life. Artificial life, 26(3), 315-326.


13 August 2020

Fogde, A., Kurtén, B., Sandberg, T., & Huynh, T. P. (2020). Colorimetric Hydrogel from Natural Indicators: A Tool for Electrochemistry Education. Journal of chemical education, 97(10), 3702-3706.


01 July 2020

Cholakova, D., Glushkova, D., Tcholakova, S., & Denkov, N. (2020). Nanopore and Nanoparticle Formation with Lipids Undergoing Polymorphic Phase Transitions. ACS nano, 14(7), 8594-8604.


29 June 2020

Maşlakcı, Z., Devlin, J. P., & Uras-Aytemiz, N. (2020). H-bonding behavior of ethylene oxide within the clathrate hydrates revisited: Experiment and theory. Chemical Physics Letters, 754, 137728.


26 May 2020

Pimentel, C., Cartwright, J. H., & Sainz‐Díaz, C. I. (2020). A Tungstate Chemical Garden. ChemSystemsChem, 2(6), e2000023.


01 May 2020

Zissi, G. D., Angelis, G., & Pampalakis, G. (2021). The Generation and Study of a Gold‐Based Chemobrionic Plant‐Like Structure. ChemSystemsChem, 3(1), e2000018.


18 Feb 2020

Cholakova, D., Valkova, Z., Tcholakova, S., Denkov, N., & Binks, B. P. (2020). Spontaneous particle desorption and “Gorgon” drop formation from particle-armored oil drops upon cooling. Soft matter, 16(10), 2480-2496.


03 February 2020

Escamilla-Roa, E., Zorzano, M. P., Martin-Torres, J., Hernández-Laguna, A., & Sainz-Díaz, C. I. (2020). DFT study of the reduction reaction of calcium perchlorate on olivine surface: Implications to formation of Martian’s regolith. Applied Surface Science, 512, 145634.


12 December 2019

Centore, R., Borbone, F., Carella, A., Causa, M., Fusco, S., Gentile, F. S., & Parisi, E. (2019). Hierarchy of Intermolecular Interactions and Selective Topochemical Reactivity in Different Polymorphs of Fused-Ring Heteroaromatics. Crystal Growth & Design, 20(2), 1229-1236.


10 December 2019

Souri, B., Rezvani, A. R., Hayati, P., & Centore, R. (2019). Achieving Different Morphologies for a Zinc (II) Coordination Polymer by Green Sonochemical Synthesis and New Precursors for the Preparation of Zinc (II) oxide. ChemistrySelect, 4(46), 13434-13439.


November 2019 

Gupta, S., Choudhury, T., Dmochowska, E., Kula, P., Borbone, F., & Centore, R. (2019). Crystal structure and mesogenic behaviour of a new fluorene derivative: 9, 9-dimethyl-2, 7-bis (4-pentylphenyl)-9H-fluorene. Acta Crystallographica Section C: Structural Chemistry, 75(11), 1459-1464.


18 October 2019

Cartwright, J. H., & Russell, M. J. (2019). The origin of life: The submarine alkaline vent theory at 30.


18 October 2019

Bartlett, S. J., & Beckett, P. (2019). Probing complexity: Thermodynamics and computational mechanics approaches to origins studies. Interface focus, 9(6), 20190058.


18 October 2019

Gonzalez, D. L., Giannerini, S., & Rosa, R. (2019). On the origin of degeneracy in the genetic code. Interface Focus, 9(6), 20190038.


18 October 2019

Ding, Y., Cartwright, J. H., & Cardoso, S. S. (2019). Intrinsic concentration cycles and high ion fluxes in self-assembled precipitate membranes. Interface focus, 9(6), 20190064.


02 October 2019

Denkov, N., Tcholakova, S., & Cholakova, D. (2019). Surface phase transitions in foams and emulsions. Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science, 44, 32-47.


October 2019

Fusco, S., Capasso, D., Centore, R., Di Gaetano, S., & Parisi, E. (2019). A new biologically active molecular scaffold: crystal structure of 7-(3-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methyl-2H-[1, 2, 4] triazolo [3, 2-c][1, 2, 4] triazole and selective antiproliferative activity of three isomeric triazolo–triazoles. Acta Crystallographica Section C: Structural Chemistry, 75(10), 1398-1404.


09 September 2019

Souri, B., Rezvani, A. R., Abbasi, S., Hayati, P., & Centore, R. (2019). An investigation on the morphology of a new coordination polymer via change effective factors based on eco-friendly sonochemical synthesis; new precursor for the preparation of cadmium (II) oxide. Inorganica Chimica Acta, 498, 119134.


28 August 2019

Davis, E. M., Berti, G., Kuhlenbeck, H., Vonk, V., Stierle, A., & Freund, H. J. (2019). Growth of well-ordered iron sulfide thin films. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 21(36), 20204-20210.


02 August 2019

Escamilla-Roa, E., Cartwright, J. H., & Sainz-Díaz, C. I. (2019). Chemobrionic Fabrication of Hierarchical Self-Assembling Nanostructures of Copper Oxide and Hydroxide. ChemSystemsChem, 1(3), e1900011


04 June 2019

Dahmani, R., Grubisic, S., Yaghlane, S. B., Boughdiri, S., & Hochlaf, M. (2019). Complexes of Zn (II)–Triazoles with CO2 and H2O: Structures, Energetics, and Applications. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 123(26), 5555-5565.


05 April 2019

Cholakova, D., & Denkov, N. (2019). Rotator phases in alkane systems: In bulk, surface layers and micro/nano-confinements. Advances in colloid and interface science, 269, 7-42.


19 March 2019

Ding, Y., Gutiérrez‐Ariza, C. M., Ignacio Sainz‐Díaz, C., Cartwright, J. H., & Cardoso, S. S. (2019). Exploding Chemical Gardens: A Phase‐Change Clock Reaction. Angewandte Chemie, 131(19), 6273-6279.

How to acknowledge Chemobrionics

Please use standard sentences proposed by COST to acknowledge Chemobrionics in publications.

  • For works at least partially inspired by exchanges fostered by an Action or benefiting from the coordination provided by an Action, regardless of the number or the status of authors, use the following text:
    The author(s) would like to acknowledge the contribution of the COST Action CA17120.‌

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