Galja Pletikapić

Galja Pletikapić

PhD


1810
research assistent

Krilo 3/221

Bijenička 54,
10 000, Zagreb

Education

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

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

Research Areas

Biophysics and Medical Physics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Interdisciplinary Areas of knowledge, Marine Science

Awards and Achievements

2012 L'oreal-UNESCO National fellowship  "For Woman in Science"
2011 Bruker award for technically and visually outstanding Scanning Probe Microscopy image (marine diatoms in biofilm)

Featured Publications

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(9): e44851.

Pletikapić, G., Žutić, V., Vinković Vrček, I.,  Svetličić, V. (2012) AFM characterization of silver nanoparticles interactions with marine diatom cells and extracellular polymeric substance. J. Mol. Recognit., in press

Pletikapić, G.,  Berquand, A., Mišić Radić, T.,  Svetličić, V. (2012) Quantitative nanomechanical mapping of marine diatom.J.Phycol. 48:174-185.

Pletikapić, G., Mišić Radić, T., Hozić Zimmermann, A., Svetličić, V.,  Pfannkuchen, M., Marić, D., Godrijan, J. & Žutić, V. (2011) Extracellular polymer release AFM imaging of extracellular polymer release by marine  diatom Cylindrotheca closterium (Ehrenberg) Reiman& J.C. Lewin. J. Mol. Recognit. 24(3):436-445

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Membership in professional associations / societies

2009 – present Croatian Biophysical Society                 
2011 -  present Croatian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology