Borislav Kovačević

Borislav Kovačević

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viši znanstveni suradnik
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Grupa za računalne bioznanosti
Zavod za fizičku kemiju
Institut Ruđer Bošković
POB 180
10002 Zagreb
Croatia

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Obrazovanje

Dipl. inž. kemije, Prirodoslovno-matematički fakultet, Sveučilište u Zagrebu 1995.

Magistar kemijskih znanosti, Sveučilište u Zagrebu, 1999.

Doktor kemijskih znanosti, Sveučilište u Zagrebu, 2001.

Projekti

Croatian - German bilateralni projekt pod naslovom "Dizajn i sinteza organskih superbaza"

Croatian - German bilateralni projekt pod naslovom A Combined computational chemistry and mass spectrometry approach for improved detection of endogenous metabolites in living organisms.

Nagrade i priznanja

Državna nagrada za znanstvene novake i mlade znanstvenike, 2003.

Nagrada ''Lavoslav Ružička'', Hrvatsko kemijsko društvo, 2004.

Istaknute publikacije

1. B. Kovačević and Z. B. Maksić,  "Basicity of some organic superbases in acetonitrile",Org. Lett. 3 (2001) 1523.

2. Z. B. Maksić and B. Kovačević, "The proton affinity of the superbase 1,8-Bis (tetramethylgtlanidino)naphthalene (TMGN) and some related compounds – a theoretical study" Chem. Eur. J. 8 (2002) 1694.

3. B. Kovačević, Z. Glasovac, Z. B. Maksić, "The intramolecular hydrogen bond and intrinsic proton affinity of neutral organic molecules: N,N,N–tris-(3aminopropyl)guanidine and some related systems"J. Phys. Org. Chem (2002) 765.

4. B. Kovačević, D. Barić and Z. B. Maksić "Basicity of exceedingly strong non-ionic organic bases in acetonitrile – Verkade's superbase and some related phosphazenes"New J. Chem. 28 (2004) 284.

5. B. Kovačević, M. Rožman, L. Klasinc, D. Srzić, Z. B. Maksić, M. Yanez, “Gas phase structure of protonated histidine and histidine methyl ester – a combined experimental mass spectrometry and theoreticalab initiostudy” J. Phys. Chem. A 109 (2005) 8329.

6. V. Raab, E. Gauchenova, A. Merkeulov, K. Harms, J. Sundermeyer, B. Kovačević, Z. B. Maksić “1,8-bis(hexamethyl-triamino-phosphazenyl)naphthalene, HMPN: a superbasic biophosphazene proton sponge” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 127 (2005) 15738.

7. B. Kovačević, Z. B. Maksić “High basicity of phosphorus – proton affinity of tris-(tetramethylguanidinyl)phosphine and tris-(hexamethyltriaminophosphazenyl)phosphine by DFT calculations” Chem. Comm. (2006), 1524.

8. B. Kovačević, Z. B. Maksić ”High basicity of tris-(tetramethylguanidinyl)-phosphine imide in the gas phase and acetonitrile – a DFT study” Tetrahedron Lett. 47, (2006) 2553.

9. B. Kovačević, I. Despotović, Z. B. Maksić, “In Quest of Strong Neutral Organic Bases and Superbases - Supramolecular Systems Containing Four Pyridine Subunits”, Tetrahedron Letters 48 (2007) 261.

10. I. Despotović, B. Kovačević, Z. B. Maksić, “Hyperstrong Neutral Organic Bases: Phosphazeno azacalix[3](2, 6)pyridines”, Organic Letters. 9 (2007) 4709.

11. G. M. Sandala, B. Kovačević, D. Barić, D. M. Smith, L. Radom, “On the Reaction of Glycerol Dehydratase and But-3-ene-1,2-diol”, Chem. Eur. J. 15, (2009) 4865. 

12. Z. B. Maksić, B. Kovačević, R. Vianello, ''Advances in Determining the Absolute Proton Affinities of Neutral Organic Molecules in the Gas Phase and Their Interpretation: A Theoretical Account.'' Chem. Rev. 112 (2012) 5240.

Članstva u profesionalnim udrugama / društvima

Hrvatsko kemijsko društvo (Predsjednik Sekcije za teorijsku i računalnu kemiju)