Galja Pletikapić

Galja Pletikapić

PhD

+385 1 456 1128

1328
research associate

Krilo 3/207

Bijenička 54,
10 000, Zagreb

Education

2009 - 2013: Interdisciplinary Doctoral Study in Oceanology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, 

2002 - 2007: Molecular Bitechnology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Technology, University of Zagreb, 

Awards and Achievements

2014 Bruker presentation award at AFMBiomed 2014 Conference, San Diego, CA, US

2014 COST TD1002 Short Term Scientific Mission Fellowship

2012 “Ivan Djaja (Jean Giaja)” Young scientist prize for the best poster presentation (Regional Biophysical Conference, Kladovo, Serbia)

2012 Croatian Science Foundation Doctoral Fellowship

2012 L'Oréal UNESCO – „Woman in Science“, National Award

2011 Bruker award for technically and visually outstanding AFM image

Featured Publications

Stipić F,Pletikapić G, Jakšić Ž, Frkanec L, Zgrablić G, Burić P, Lyons D. (2015) Application of Functionalized Lanthanide-based Nanoparticles for the Detection of Okadaic Acid-specific Immunoglobulin G. J. Phys. Chem. B., accepted for publication

Pletikapić G, Lannon H, Murvai U, Kellermayer M, Svetličić V, Brujić J. (2014) Self-assembly of polysaccharides gives rise to distinct mechanical signatures in marine gels.Biophysic. J.107: 355-36.

Bosak S,Pletikapić G, Hozić A, Svetličić V, Sarno D, Viličić D. (2012) A novel type of colony formation in marine planktonic diatoms revealed by atomic force microscopy.  Plos One,7: e44851. 

Pletikapić G, Žutić V, Vinković Vrček I, Svetličić V. (2012) Atomic force microscopy characterization of silver nanoparticles interactions with marine diatom cells and extracellular polymeric substance.   J. Mol. Recognit.25:  309-317.

Pletikapić G, Berquand A, Mišić Radić T, Svetličić V. (2012) Quantitative nanomechanical mapping of marine diatom in seawater using Peak Force Tapping AFM.J. Phycol. 248: 175-184.

Pletikapić G, Mišić Radić T, Hozić Zimmermann A, Svetličić V, Pfannkuchen M,  Marić D, Godrijan J, Žutić V. (2011) AFM imaging of extracellular polymer release by marine diatomCylindrotheca closterium. J. Mol. Recognit., 24: 436-445.

Ostalo: http://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=316751

Membership in professional associations / societies

2012 – present   Croatian Microscopy Society

2011 -  present Croatian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

2009 – present Croatian Biophysical Society