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Top 2021’s publications

K. Jayaramulu, M. Horn, A. Schneemann, H. Saini, A. Bakandritsos, V. Ranc, M. Petr, V. Stavila, C. Narayana, B. Scheibe, Š. Kment, M. Otyepka, N. Motta, D. Dubal, R. Zbořil and R. A. Fischer
"Covalent Graphene‐MOF Hybrids for High‐Performance Asymmetric Supercapacitors",

ADVANCED MATERIALS, vol. 33, iss. 4, pp. 2004560, 2021.
IF = 27.398
M. Delfi, R. Sartorius, M. Ashrafizadeh, E. Sharifi, Y. Zhang, P. De Berardinis, A. Zarrabi, R. S. Varma, F. R. Tay, B. R. Smith and P. Makvandi
"Self-assembled peptide and protein nanostructures for anti-cancer therapy: Targeted delivery, stimuli-responsive devices and immunotherapy",

NANO TODAY, vol. 38, art. no. 101119, 2021.
IF = 16.907
V. M. Santhini, O. Stetsovych, M. Ondráček, J. I. Mendieta Moreno, P. Mutombo, B. Torre, M. Švec, J. Klívar, I. G. Stará, H. Vázquez, I. Starý and P. Jelínek
"On‐Surface Synthesis of Polyferrocenylene and its Single‐Chain Conformational and Electrical Transport Properties",

ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS, vol. 31, iss. 5, pp. 2006391, 2021.
IF = 16.836
X. Zhou, I. Hwang, O. Tomanec, D. Fehn, A. Mazare, R. Zboril, K. Meyer and P. Schmuki
"Advanced Photocatalysts: Pinning Single Atom Co‐Catalysts on Titania Nanotubes",

IF = 16.836
I. Tantis, A. Bakandritsos, D. Zaoralová, M. Medveď, P. Jakubec, J. Havláková, R. Zbořil and M. Otyepka
"Covalently Interlinked Graphene Sheets with Sulfur‐Chains Enable Superior Lithium–Sulfur Battery Cathodes at Full‐Mass Level",

IF = 16.836
H. L. Chia, C. C. Mayorga‐Martinez, Z. Sofer, P. Lazar, R. D. Webster and M. Pumera
"Vanadium Dopants: A Boon or a Bane for Molybdenum Dichalcogenides‐Based Electrocatalysis Applications",

ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS, vol. 31, iss. 8, pp. 2009083, 2021.
IF = 16.836
L. Mascaretti, A. Schirato, R. Zbořil, Š. Kment, P. Schmuki, A. Alabastri and A. Naldoni
"Solar steam generation on scalable ultrathin thermoplasmonic TiN nanocavity arrays",

NANO ENERGY, vol. 83, art. no. 105828, 2021.
IF = 16.602
D. Panáček, L. Hochvaldová, A. Bakandritsos, T. Malina, M. Langer, J. Belza, J. Martincová, R. Večeřová, P. Lazar, K. Poláková, J. Kolařík, L. Válková, M. Kolář, M. Otyepka, A. Panáček and R. Zbořil
"Silver Covalently Bound to Cyanographene Overcomes Bacterial Resistance to Silver Nanoparticles and Antibiotics",

ADVANCED SCIENCE, vol. 8, iss. 12, pp. 2003090, 2021.
IF = 15.84
P. Mayorga-Burrezo, J. Muñoz, D. Zaoralová, M. Otyepka and M. Pumera
"Multiresponsive 2D Ti3C2Tx MXene via Implanting Molecular Properties",

ACS NANO, vol. 15, iss. 6, pp. 10067-10075, 2021.
IF = 14.588
Y. Zuo, T. Li, N. Zhang, T. Jing, D. Rao, P. Schmuki, Š. Kment, R. Zbořil and Y. Chai
"Spatially Confined Formation of Single Atoms in Highly Porous Carbon Nitride Nanoreactors",

ACS NANO, vol. 15, iss. 4, pp. 7790-7798, 2021.
IF = 14.588
S. Kalytchuk, L. Zdražil, Z. Bad’ura, M. Medved’, M. Langer, M. Paloncýová, G. Zoppellaro, S. V. Kershaw, A. L. Rogach, M. Otyepka and R. Zbořil
"Carbon Dots Detect Water-to-Ice Phase Transition and Act as Alcohol Sensors via Fluorescence Turn-Off/On Mechanism",

ACS NANO, Article in press, 2021.
IF = 14.588
V. Urbanová, N. Antonatos, J. Plutnar, P. Lazar, J. Michalička, M. Otyepka, Z. Sofer and M. Pumera
"Rhenium Doping of Layered Transition-Metal Diselenides Triggers Enhancement of Photoelectrochemical Activity",

ACS NANO, vol. 15, iss. 2, pp. 2374-2385, 2021.
IF = 14.588
J. Kolařík, A. Bakandritsos, Z. Bad’ura, R. Lo, G. Zoppellaro, Š. Kment, A. Naldoni, Y. Zhang, M. Petr, O. Tomanec, J. Filip, M. Otyepka, P. Hobza and R. Zbořil
"Carboxylated Graphene for Radical-Assisted Ultra-Trace-Level Water Treatment and Noble Metal Recovery",

ACS NANO, vol. 15, iss. 2, pp. 3349-3358, 2021.
IF = 14.588
M. Telychko, G. Li, P. Mutombo, D. Soler-Polo, X. Peng, J. Su, S. Song, M. J. Koh, M. Edmonds, P. Jelínek, J. Wu and J. Lu
"Ultrahigh-yield on-surface synthesis and assembly of circumcoronene into a chiral electronic Kagome-honeycomb lattice",

SCIENCE ADVANCES, vol. 7, iss. 3, pp. eabf0269, 2021.
IF = 13.116
V. M. Santhini, C. Wäckerlin, A. Cahlík, M. Ondráček, S. Pascal, A. Matěj, O. Stetsovych, P. Mutombo, P. Lazar, O. Siri and P. Jelínek
"1D Coordination π–d Conjugated Polymers with Distinct Structures Defined by the Choice of the Transition Metal: Towards a New Class of Antiaromatic Macrocycles",

ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE INTERNATIONAL EDITION, vol. 60, iss. 1, pp. 439-445, 2021.
IF = 12.959
M. Lamanec, R. Lo, D. Nachtigallová, A. Bakandritsos, E. Mohammadi, M. Dračínský, R. Zbořil, P. Hobza and W. Wang
"The Existence of a N→C Dative Bond in the C60–Piperidine Complex",

ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE, vol. 133, iss. 4, pp. 1970-1978, 2021.
IF = 12.959
S. Iravani and R. S. Varma
"Plant Pollen Grains: A Move Towards Green Drug and Vaccine Delivery Systems",

NANO-MICRO LETTERS, vol. 13, iss. 1, pp. , 2021.
IF = 12.264
M. Mistrik, Z. Skrott, P. Muller, A. Panacek, L. Hochvaldova, K. Chroma, T. Buchtova, V. Vandova, L. Kvitek and J. Bartek
"Microthermal-induced subcellular-targeted protein damage in cells on plasmonic nanosilver-modified surfaces evokes a two-phase HSP-p97/VCP response",

NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, vol. 12, iss. 1, art. no. 713, 2021.
IF = 12.121
T. Raček, O. Schindler, D. Toušek, V. Horský, K. Berka, J. Koča and R. Svobodová
"Atomic Charge Calculator II: web-based tool for the calculation of partial atomic charges",

NUCLEIC ACIDS RESEARCH, vol. 48, iss. W1, pp. W591-W596, 2020.
IF = 11.501
I. Sillitoe, N. Bordin, N. Dawson, V. P. Waman, P. Ashford, H. M. Scholes, C. S. M. Pang, L. Woodridge, C. Rauer, N. Sen, M. Abbasian, S. Le Cornu, S. D. Lam, K. Berka, I. Varekova, R. Svobodova, J. Lees and C. A. Orengo
"CATH: increased structural coverage of functional space",

NUCLEIC ACIDS RESEARCH, vol. 49, iss. D1, pp. D266-D273, 2021.
IF = 11.501
E. N. Zare, X. Zheng, P. Makvandi, H. Gheybi, R. Sartorius, C. K. Y. Yiu, M. Adeli, A. Wu, A. Zarrabi, R. S. Varma and F. R. Tay
"Nonspherical Metal‐Based Nanoarchitectures: Synthesis and Impact of Size, Shape, and Composition on Their Biological Activity",

SMALL, vol. 17, iss. 17, pp. 2007073, 2021.
IF = 11.459
R. G. Kadam, T. Zhang, D. Zaoralová, M. Medveď, A. Bakandritsos, O. Tomanec, M. Petr, J. Zhu Chen, J. T. Miller, M. Otyepka, R. Zbořil, T. Asefa and M. B. Gawande
"Single Co‐Atoms as Electrocatalysts for Efficient Hydrazine Oxidation Reaction",

SMALL, vol. 17, iss. 16, pp. 2006477, 2021.
IF = 11.459
B. Singh, V. Sharma, R. P. Gaikwad, P. Fornasiero, R. Zbořil and M. B. Gawande
"Single‐Atom Catalysts: A Sustainable Pathway for the Advanced Catalytic Applications",

SMALL, Article in press, 2021.
IF = 11.459
P. Sharma, S. Kumar, O. Tomanec, M. Petr, J. Zhu Chen, J. T. Miller, R. S. Varma, M. B. Gawande and R. Zbořil
"Carbon Nitride‐Based Ruthenium Single Atom Photocatalyst for CO2 Reduction to Methanol",

SMALL, vol. 17, iss. 16, pp. 2006478, 2021.
IF = 11.459
E. Wierzbicka, M. Altomare, M. Wu, N. Liu, T. Yokosawa, D. Fehn, S. Qin, K. Meyer, T. Unruh, E. Spiecker, L. Palmisano, M. Bellardita, J. Will and P. Schmuki
"Reduced grey brookite for noble metal free photocatalytic H2 evolution",

JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, vol. 9, iss. 2, pp. 1168-1179, 2021.
IF = 11.301
S. Rej, M. Bisetto, A. Naldoni and P. Fornasiero
"Well-defined Cu2O photocatalysts for solar fuels and chemicals",

JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, vol. 9, iss. 10, pp. 5915-5951, 2021.
IF = 11.301
J. Su, W. Fan, P. Mutombo, X. Peng, S. Song, M. Ondráček, P. Golub, J. Brabec, L. Veis, M. Telychko, P. Jelínek, J. Wu and J. Lu
"On-Surface Synthesis and Characterization of [7]Triangulene Quantum Ring",

NANO LETTERS, vol. 21, iss. 1, pp. 861-867, 2021.
IF = 11.238
P. Makvandi, Z. Baghbantaraghdari, W. Zhou, Y. Zhang, R. Manchanda, T. Agarwal, A. Wu, T. K. Maiti, R. S. Varma and B. R. Smith
"Gum polysaccharide/nanometal hybrid biocomposites in cancer diagnosis and therapy",

BIOTECHNOLOGY ADVANCES, vol. 48, art. no. 107711, 2021.
IF = 10.744

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