Branka Mihaljević

Branka Mihaljević

PhD

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Scientific research

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Bijenička 54, 10002 Zagreb, Croatia

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Education

1983 University of Zagreb, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Department of Chemistry, B. sc. in Chemistry

1992 University of Zagreb, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Department of Chemistry, M. sc. in Chemistry

1998 University of Zagreb, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Department of Chemistry, Ph. D. in Chemistry

Research Areas

Analytic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Chemistry, Natural Sciences

Specific research interests

radiation chemistry (chemistry and kinetics of free radicals)

Featured Publications

1. Mihaljević, Branka; Tartaro, Ivana; Ferreri, Carla; Chatgilialoglu, Chryssostomos.Linoleic acid peroxidation vs. isomerization: a biomimetic model of free radical reactivity in the presence of thiols. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 9  (2011) 3541–3548.

2. Chatgilialoglu, Chryssostomos; Ferreri, Carla; Hermetter, Albin; Lacote,    Emmanuale; Mihaljević, Branka; Nicolaides, Athanasios; Siafaka Kapadai, Athanasia. Lipidomics and Free Radical Modifications of Lipids.Chimia (Basel), 62 (2008) 713–720.

3. Mihaljević, Branka; Ražem, Dušan. Influence of medium on the kinetics of oxidation of iron(II) ion with t-butyl hydroperoxide. Chemical Papers, 60 (2006) 253–267.

4. Mihaljević, Branka; Ražem, Dušan. Oxidation kinetics of iron(II) ion with t-butoxyl radical. Radiation Physics and Chemistry, 67 (2003) 269–274.

5. Mihaljević, Branka; Katušin-Ražem, Branka; Ražem, Dušan.The reevaluation of the ferric thiocyanate assay for lipid hydroperoxides with special considerations of the mechanistic aspects of the response.Free Radical Biology & Medicine, 21 (1996) 53-63.

Membership in professional associations / societies

Professional membership:

- Croatian Chemical Society

- Croatian Society of Biochemitry and Molecular Biology

- Croatian Radiation Protection Association

- SFRR (Society for Free Radical Research-Europe)

- HNE Club

Miscellaneous

- Supervisor of several graduation thesis at the Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb

- Informing professional public through invited lectures and several professional papers about radiation chemistry and its applications

- Reviewer for Current Contents publication (Radiat. Phys. Chem., Anal. Bioanal. Chem., and Croat. Chem. Acta)