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Frantisek Svec

 Frantisek Svec
Professor, Part-time Principal Investigator 
Ph.D., 1969, Polymer Chemistry, the Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague (Czech Republic) 
Specializations: Material science

Research focuses:
Advanced membranes for separation of CO2 and CH4
  ●  Design of novel porous polymer adsorbent for methane storage
  ●  Monolithic materials for separations in gas and liquid phase
Recent Publications:
Wen L.,Tan X., Qui S., Svec F., Lv Y., “Smart” molecularly imprinted monoliths for the selective capture and easy release of proteins. J. Sep. Sci. 39, 3267-3273, 2016 
  ●  Lv Y., Qin Y. Svec F., Tan T., Molecularly imprinted plasmonic nanosensor for selective SERS detection of protein biomarkers. Biosens. Bioelectr. 80, 433-441, 2016
  ●  Wen L., Gao A., Cao Y, Svec F., Tan T., Lv Y., Layer-by-layer assembly of metal-organic frameworks in macroporous polymer monolith and their use for enzyme immobilization. Macromolecular Rapid Communications 37, 551-557, 2016
  ●  Cao Y., Lyin W., Svec F., Tan T., Lv Y., Magnetic AuNP@Fe3O4 nanoparticles as reusable carriers for reversible enzyme immobilization. Chem. Eng. J. 286, 272-281, 2016
  ●  Huang J., Zhou X., Lamprou A., Maya F., Svec F., Turner R. Nanoporous polymers from cross-linked polymer precursors via tert-butyl group deprotection and their carbon dioxide capture properties. Chem. Mater. 27, 7388-7394, 2015
  ●  Mullner T., Zankel A.,  Lv Y., Svec F., Holzel A., Tallarek U., Accessing structural correlations and heterogeneity length scales in functional porous polymers from physical reconstructions. Adv. Mater. 27, 6009-6013, 2015
Cao Y., Lv M., Xu H., Svec F., Tan T., Lv Y., Planar monolithic porous polymer layers functionalized with gold nanoparticles as large-area substrates for sensitive surface-enhanced Raman scattering sensing of bacteria. Anal. Chim. Acta,  896, 111-119, 2015
  ●  Lv Y., Svec F., Advances and recent trends in the field of monolithic columns for chromatography, Anal. Chem. 87, 250-274, 2015 
  ●  Saeed A., Maya F., Xiao D.J. Najam-ul-Haq M., Svec F., Britt D.K., Growth of a highly porous coordination polymer on macroporous polymer monolith support for enhanced immobilized metal ion affinity chromatographic enrichment of phosphopeptides. Adv. Funct. Mater., 24, 5790-5797, 2014. 


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