Papers

  1. Direct carbamation of cellulose fiber sheets
    Loan T. T. Vo, Fuad Hajji, Barbora Široká, Avinash P. Manian, Adrienne Davis, Timothy J. Foster, Thomas Bechtold
    Cellulose, Volume 21, Issue 1, Pages 627-640 (2014)
  2.  

  3. Polysaccharide Applications in Textiles and Material Technologies
    Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Thomas Bechtold
    Lenzinger Berichte, Volume 91, Pages 98-102 (2013)
  4.  

  5. Cationically rendered biopolymer surfaces for high protein affinity support matrices
    Tamilselvan Mohan, Tijana Ristić, Rupert Kargl, Ales Doliska, Stefan Köstler, Volker Ribitsch, Jure Marn, Stefan Spirk, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Chemical Communications, Volume 49, Issue 98, Pages 11530-11532 (2013)
  6.  

  7. Sorption of iron(III)–alginate complexes on cellulose fibres
    Uttam C. Paul, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Heinz Duelli, Thomas Bechtold
    Cellulose, Volume 20, Issue 5, Pages 2481-2490 (2013)
  8.  

  9. Generalized Indirect Fourier Transformation as a Valuable Tool for the Structural Characterization of Aqueous Nanocrystalline Cellulose Suspensions by Small Angle X-ray Scattering
    Heike M. A. Ehmann, Stefan Spirk, Aleš Doliška, Tamilselvan Mohan, Walter Gössler, Volker Ribitsch, Majda Sfiligoj-Smole, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Langmuir, Volume 29, Issue 11, Pages 3740-3748 (2013)
  10.  

  11. All-Cellulose Composites from Woven Fabrics
    Loan T.T. Vo, Barbora Široká, Avinash P. Manian, Heinz Duelli, Bill MacNaughtan, Michael F. Noisternig, Ulrich J. Griesser, Thomas Bechtold
    Composites Science and Technology, Volume 78, Pages 30-40 (2013)
  12.  

  13. Self-association of novel mixed 3-mono-O-alkyl cellulose: Effect of the hydrophobic moieties ratio
    Antonio Sullo, Yunhui Wang, Andreas Koschella, Thomas Heinze, Tim J. Foster
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 93, Issue 2, Pages 574-581 (2013)
  14.  

  15. Interactions of a cationic cellulose derivative with an ultrathin cellulose support
    Tamilselvan Mohan, Cíntia Salomão Pinto Zarth, Aleš Doliška, Rupert Kargl, Thomas Grießer, Stefan Spirk, Thomas Heinze, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 92, Issue 2, Pages 1046-1053 (2013)
  16.  

  17. Blending of Cellulose and Chitosan in Alkyl Imidazolium Ionic Liquids
    Olga Kuzmina, Thomas Heinze, Dariusz Wawro
    ISRN Polymer Science, Article ID 251950 (2012)
  18.  

  19. Hybrid Fe3O4@amino cellulose nanoparticles in organic media – Heterogeneous ligands for atom transfer radical polymerizations
    Ludmila C. Fidale, Melanie Nikolajski, Tobias Rudolph, Silvio Dutz, Felix H. Schacher, Thomas Heinze
    Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Volume 390, Issue 1, Pages 25-33 (2013)
  20.  

  21. Characterization of viscose fibers modified with 6-deoxy-6-amino cellulose sulfate
    Taha Genco, Lidija Fras Zemljič, Matej Bračič, Karin Stana-Kleinschek, Thomas Heinze
    Cellulose, Volume 19, Issue 6, Pages 2057-2067 (2012)
  22.  

  23. Treatments to impart antimicrobial activity to clothing and household cellulosic-textiles – why “Nano”-silver?
    Hossam E. Emam, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Heinz Duelli, Bernhard Redl, Alexandra Pipal, Thomas Bechtold
    Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 39, Pages 17-23 (2013)
  24.  

  25. Exploring the rearrangement of amorphous cellulose model thin films upon heat treatment
    Tamilselvan Mohan, Stefan Spirk, Rupert Kargl, Aleš Doliška, Alenka Vesel, Ingo Salzmann, Roland Resel, Volker Ribitsch, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Soft Matter, Volume 8, Pages 9807-9815 (2012)
  26.  

  27. Recent Developments in Structure Design of 3-O-Ethers of Cellulose
    Yunhui Wang, Andreas Koschella, Thomas Heinze
    Lenzinger Berichte, Volume 90, Pages 93-102 (2012)
  28.  

  29. Copper inclusion in cellulose using sodium d-gluconate complexes
    Hossam E. Emam, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Thomas Bechtold
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 90, Issue 3, Pages 1345-1352 (2012)
  30.  

  31. Charging Behavior and Stability of the Novel Amino Group Containing Cellulose Ester Cellulose-4-[N-methylamino]butyrate Hydrochloride
    Cíntia Salomão Pinto Zarth, Lidija Fras Zemljič, Duško Cakara, Matej Bračič, Annett Pfeifer, Karin Stana-Kleinschek, Thomas Heinze
    Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Volume 213, Issue 16, Pages 1669-1676 (2012)
  32.  

  33. Perichromism: A powerful tool for probing the properties of cellulose and its derivatives
    Ludmila C. Fidale, Thomas Heinze, Omar A. El Seoud
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 93, Issue 1, Pages 129-134 (2013)
  34.  

  35. Biodegradation Study of Microcrystalline Chitosan and Microcrystalline Chitosan/β-TCP Complex Composites
    Luciano Pighinelli, Magdalena Kucharska, Maria Wísniewska-Wrona, Bogdan Gruchala, Kinga Brzoza-Malczewska
    International Journal of Molecular Sciences, Volume 13, Issue 6, Pages 7617-7628 (2012)
  36.  

  37. Chitosan–hydroxyapatite composites
    Luciano Pighinelli, Magdalena Kucharska
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 93, Issue 1, Pages 256-262 (2013)
  38.  

  39. Synthesis and characterization of aminocellulose sulfates as novel ampholytic polymers
    Thomas Heinze, Taha Genco, Katrin Petzold-Welcke, Holger Wondraczek
    Cellulose, Volume 19, Issue 4, Pages 1305-1313 (2012)
  40.  

  41. Mixed 3-mono-O-alkyl cellulose: Synthesis, structure characterization and thermal properties
    Thomas Heinze, Yunhui Wang, Andreas Koschella, Antonio Sullo, Tim J. Foster
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 90, Issue 1, Pages 380-386 (2012)
  42.  

  43. Novel insight into cellulose supramolecular structure through 13C CP-MAS NMR spectroscopy and paramagnetic relaxation enhancement
    Gerhard Zuckerstätter, Nicoleta Terinte, Herbert Sixta, Kurt Christian Schuster
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 93, Issue 1, Pages 122-128 (2013)
  44.  

  45. Chitosan–silane sol–gel hybrid thin films with controllable layer thickness and morphology
    Stefan Spirk, Gerald Findenig, Ales Doliska, Victoria E. Reichel, Nicole L. Swanson, Rupert Kargl, Volker Ribitsch, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 93, Issue 1, Pages 285-290 (2013)
  46.  

  47. Functional Polysaccharide Conjugates for the Preparation of Microarrays
    Tamilselvan Mohan, Rupert Kargl, Stefan Köstler, Aleš Doliška, Gerald Findenig, Volker Ribitsch, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Volume 4, Issue 5, Pages 2743-2751 (2012)
  48.  

  49. The Effect of Polymer Fine Structure on Synergistic Interactions of Xanthan with Konjac Glucomannan
    A. Abbaszadeh, T.J. Foster
    Gums and Stabilisers for the Food Industry, Volume 16, Pages 151-162 (2011)
  50.  

  51. Relationship between the Conformational Structure and Processability of Hydrocolloids
    F. Hajji, J.R. Mitchell, T.J. Foster
    Gums and Stabilisers for the Food Industry, Volume 16, Pages 67-76 (2011)
  52.  

  53. New Regioselective Substitued Cellulose Ethers: Thermo-rheological Study
    A. Sullo, Y. Wang, J. R. Mitchell, A. Koshella, T. Heinze, T.J. Foster
    Gums and Stabilisers for the Food Industry, Volume 16, Pages 45-57 (2011)
  54.  

  55. Watching cellulose grow – Kinetic investigations on cellulose thin film formation at the gas–solid interface using a quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation (QCM-D)
    Tamilselvan Mohan, Stefan Spirk, Rupert Kargl, Aleš Doliška, Heike M.A. Ehmann, Stefan Köstler, Volker Ribitsch, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Volume 400, Pages 67-72 (2012)
  56.  

  57. Enzymatic digestion of partially and fully regenerated cellulose model films from trimethylsilyl cellulose
    Tamilselvan Mohan, Rupert Kargl, Aleš Doliška, Heike M.A. Ehmann, Volker Ribitsch, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 93, Issue 1, Pages 191-198 (2013)
  58.  

  59. Physicochemical Properties and Bioactivity of a Novel Class of Cellulosics: 6-Deoxy-6-amino Cellulose Sulfate
    Taha Genco, Lidija Fras Zemljič, Matej Bračič, Karin Stana-Kleinschek, Thomas Heinze
    Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Volume 213, Issue 5, Pages 539-548 (2012)
  60.  

  61. Steam Processing of Regenerated Cellulose Fabric in Concentrated LiCl/Urea Solutions
    Ivana Tatárová, William MacNaughtan, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká and Thomas Bechtold
    Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, Volume 297, Issue 6, Pages 540-549 (2012)
  62.  

  63. Ion-interactions as driving force in polysaccharide assembly
    Thomas Bechtold, Avinash P. Manian, Hale B. Öztürk, Uttam Paul, Barbora Široká, Ján Široký, Hossam Soliman, Loan T.T. Vo, Hai Vu-Manh
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 93, Issue 1, Pages 316-323 (2013)
  64.  

  65. Employing perichromism for probing the properties of carboxymethyl cellulose films: an expedient, accurate method for the determination of the degree of substitution of the biopolymer derivative
    Ludmila C. Fidale, Paulo M. Lima Jr., Lucas M. A. Hortêncio, Paulo A. R. Pires, Thomas Heinze, Omar A. El Seoud
    Cellulose, Volume 19, Issue 1, Pages 151-159 (2012)
  66.  

  67. Thermostability of imidazolium ionic liquids as direct solvents for cellulose
    Frank Wendler, Loredana-Nicoleta Todi, Frank Meister
    Thermochimica Acta, Volume 528, Pages 76-84 (2012)
  68.  

  69. Silylation of cellobiose as a model reaction for the synthesis of silylated cellulose. A DFT and PM3 approach
    Stefan Spirk, Heike Ehmann, Volker Ribitsch, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Proceedings of the 15th International Electronic Conference on Synthetic Organic Chemistry (2011)
  70.  

  71. Chitosan fibers modified with HAp/β–TCP nanoparticles
    Dariusz Wawro, Luciano Pighinelli
    International Journal of Molecular Sciences, Volume 12, Issue 11, Pages 7286-7300 (2011)
  72.  

  73. Sorption of anionic polysaccharides by cellulose
    Uttam C. Paul, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Heinz Duelli, Thomas Bechtold
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 87, Issue 1, Pages 695-700 (2012)
  74.  

  75. Overview on native cellulose and microcrystalline cellulose I structure studied by X-ray diffraction (WAXD): Comparison between measurement techniques
    Nicoleta Terinte, Roger Ibbett and Kurt Christian Schuster
    Lenzinger Berichte, Volume 89, Pages 118-131 (2011)
  76.  

  77. Solvent effects on starch dissolution and gelatinization
    Nagamani Koganti, John R. Mitchell, Roger N. Ibbett, Tim J. Foster
    Biomacromolecules, Volume 12, Issue 8, Pages 2888-2893 (2011)
  78.  

  79. Synthesis and characterization of novel amino cellulose esters
    Cíntia Salomão Pinto Zarth, Andreas Koschella, Annett Pfeifer, Susann Dorn, Thomas Heinze
    Cellulose, Volume 18, Issue 5, Pages 1315-1325 (2011)
  80.  

  81. Wettability and surface composition of partly and fully regenerated cellulose thin films from trimethylsilyl cellulose
    Tamilselvan Mohan, Rupert Kargl, Aleš Doliška, Alenka Vesel, Stefan Köstler, Volker Ribitsch, Karin Stana-Kleinschek
    Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Volume 358, Issue 2, Pages 604-610 (2011)
  82.  

  83. Engineering renewable cellulosic thermoplastics
    Fuad Hajji
    Reviews in Environmental Science and Biotechnology, Volume 10, Issue 1, Pages 25-30 (2011)
  84.  

  85. Dissolved state of cellulose in ionic liquids – the impact of water
    Olga Kuzmina, Elena Sashina, Svetlana Troshenkowa, Dariusz Wawro
    Fibres and Textiles in Eastern Europe, Volume 18, Issue 3 (80), Pages 32-37 (2010)
  86.  

  87. Nonalkali swelling solutions for regenerated cellulose
    Ivana Tatárová, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Thomas Bechtold
    Cellulose, Volume 17, Issue 5, Pages 913-922 (2010)
  88.  

  89. Functionalisation of cellulosic substrates by a facile solventless method of introducing carbamate groups
    Loan Thi To Vo, Barbora Široká, Avinash Pradip Manian, Thomas Bechtold
    Carbohydrate Polymers, Volume 82, Issue 4, Pages 1191-1197 (2010)
  90.  

  91. Characterisation of starch/cellulose blends
    Antonio Sullo, and Tim J. Foster
    Annual Transactions of the Nordic Rheology Society, Volume 18, 2010
  92.  

    Conference Contributions

  1. Zellcheming 2012: 107th Annual General Meeting and Expo, Wiesbaden, Germany, June 26-28, 2012
    • Cellulose ethers with controlled flocculation temperature – A. Koschella, Y. Wang, T. Heinze – Lecture
  2. 243rd ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, USA, March 25-29, 2012
    • Cationic surfactants adsorption on different hydrophobic/hydrophilic charged polymer surfaces: a comparative study – V. Simulescu, I. Tatarova, H. Ehmann, M. Reischl, K. Stana-Kleinschek, V. Ribitsch – Lecture
    • Antimicrobial activity of chitosan-silane hybrid materials – S. Spirk, V. Reichel, H. Ehmann, P. Guttmann, G. Pinter, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Lecture
    • Effect of physicochemical and mechanical properties of cellulose films with respect to water content – N. Terinte, N.Wellner, R. Ibbett, J. Mitchell, T. Foster, K.C. Schuster – Lecture
    • Applicability of cellulose model films in the preparation of biomolecule microarrays – T. Mohan, R. Kargl, S. Köstler, A. Doliška, G. Findenig, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Lecture
    • Extended characterization of various cellulose/ionic liquid systems – L. N. Todi, F. Wendler, A. Kraemer, F. Meister, T. Heinze – Lecture
  3. 3rd International Congress BioNanoMed 2012, Krems, Austria, March 1-2, 2012
    • Chitosan and derivatives modified with HAp/ß–TCP Microparticles and Nanoparticles – L. Pighinelli – Lecture
  4. Iasi Academic Days, XXIII Edition – Progress in organic and polymer chemistry, Iasi, Romania, September 29 – October 1, 2011
    • Investigation on the influence of heavy metals upon the thermal stability of cellulose/IL system – L. Todi, F. Wendler, F. Meister, T. Heinze – Lecture
    • Cellulose II signal assignment using 13C CP-MAS NMR spectra – paramagnetic relaxation enhancement – N. Terinte, G. Zuckerstätter, K. C. Schuster – Poster
  5. Marie Curie Researchers Symposium “SCIENCE: Passion, Mission Responsibilities”, Warsaw, Poland, September 25-27, 2011
    • Properties and structure of microcrystalline chitosan calcium phosphate complex composite for hard tissue regeneration – L. Pighinelli, M. Kucharska – Lecture
    • Dissolution of polysaccharide blends in ionic liquids – O. Kuzmina, D. Wawro, T. Heinze – Poster
    • Direct incorporation of Ag0 in cellulose fibers by sorption of Ag+ from aqueous solution – H. E. Emam, A. P Manian, B. Široká, T. Bechtold – Poster
    • Sorption of anionic polysaccharides by cellulose – U. C. Paul, A. P Manian, B. Široká, T. Bechtold – Poster
  6. 17th Seminar and Workshop of the Polish Chitin Society, Warsaw, Poland, September 21-23, 2011
    • Properties and Structure of Microcrystalline Chitosan Calcium Phosphate Complex Composite for Hard Tissue Regeneration – L. Pighinelli – Poster
  7. 4th International Conference on Advanced Plasma Technologies, Strunjan, Slovenia, September 9-11, 2011
    • Aqueous dispersions of hydrophobically modified montmorillonite particles, using polysaccharide-based surfactants – M. Kurečič, P. Gašparič, M. Sfiligoj-Smole, H. Ehmann – Lecture
    • Surface characterisation of cellulose – K. Stana-Kleinschek, H. Ehmann, R. Kargl, T. Mohan, S. Spirk – Lecture
  8. RSC Discussion Meeting “Stability and Degradation of Complex Carbohydrate Structures: Mechanisms and Measurement”, London, UK, September 5, 2011
    • Properties and structure of microcrystalline chitosan calcium phosphate complex composite for hard tissue regeneration – L. Pighinelli, M. Kucharska – Poster
    • Effect of polymer fine structure on synergistic interactions: a case-study – Influence of acetate and pyruvate substitution in xanthan – A. H. Abbaszadeh, T. J. Foster – Poster
    • Functional and structural response of mechanically degraded eucalyptus cellulose – F. Hajji, J. R. Mitchell, T. J. Foster – Poster
  9. 1st International Conference on Ionic Liquids in Separation and Purification Technology, Sitges, Spain, September 4-7, 2011
    • Dissolution ability of ionic liquids for polysaccharides such as cellulose – O. Kuzmina, D. Wawro, T. Heinze, E. Sashina – Lecture
    • The influence of time and temperature of cellulose dissolution in ionic liquids on its dissolving ability – D. Wawro, O. Kuzmina – Poster
  10. 2nd EPNOE Conference “Polysaccharides as Source of Advanced and Sustainable Materials”, Wageningen, The Netherlands, August 29 – September 2, 2011
    • Thermal behavior of polysaccharide blend solutions in imidazolium ionic liquids – F. Meister, L. N. Todi, F. Wendler – Lecture
    • Expedient, accurate method for the determination of the degree of substitution of cellulose carboxylic esters: Application of Uv-vis spectroscopy (dye solvatochromism) – L. C. Fidale, R. Casarano, C. Lucheti, T. Heinze, O. A. El Seoud – Lecture
    • QCM-D studies on the enzymatic digestion of regenerated cellulose model films with different wettabilities – T. Mohan, R. Kargl, A. Doliška, H. M. A. Ehmann, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Lecture
    • Polysaccharide-silane hybrid materials – challenges and applications – S. Spirk, G. Findenig, A. Doliška, N. Swanson, H. Ehmann, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Lecture
    • Xanthan gelation – A. Paul, A. Popp – Lecture
    • Signal assignment in cellulose II through paramagnetic relaxation enhancement (PRE) – N. Terinte, G. Zuckerstätter, K. C. Schuster – Lecture
    • Electrospinning and modified melt blown cellulose – S. Troshenkova, W. Tomaszewski, M. Kudra – Lecture
    • Synthesis and characterization of novel amino group-containing cellulose esters – C. S. P. Zarth, A. Koschella, A. Pfeifer, S. Dorn, T. Heinze – Lecture
    • Interaction of carboxymethyl cellulose with cellulose and other polymeric surfaces: Influence of surface chemistry and pH – R. Kargl, T. Mohan, M. R. Kulterer, K. Tradt, A. Doliška, S. Köstler, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Lecture
    • Challenges during the structural characterization of aqueous cellulose nanowhisker solutions with scattering methods – H. M. A. Ehmann, K. Stana-Kleinschek, V. Ribitsch – Poster
    • Analytical investigation of various cellulose-ionic liquid systems – L. Todi, F. Wendler, F. Meister, T. Heinze – Poster
    • Synthesis and characterisation of novel amino group-containing cellulose esters – C. S. P. Zarth, A. Koschella, M. Bračič, L. F. Zemljič, K. Stana-Kleinschek, T. Heinze – Poster
    • Amino cellulose sulfate: Synthesis, characterization and physico-chemical properties – T. Genco, K. Petzold-Welcke, L. Fras Zemljič, K. Stana-Kleinschek, T. Heinze – Poster
  11. 15th International Electronic Conference on Synthetic Organic Chemistry, September 1-30, 2011
    • Silylation of cellobiose as a model reaction for the synthesis of silylated cellulose. A DFT and PM3 approach – S. Spirk, H. Ehmann, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek
  12. 16th Gums & Stabilisers for the Food Industry, Wageningen, The Netherlands, June 28 – July 1, 2011
    • New model for interaction of xanthan with konjac mannan – A. H. Abbaszadeh, T. J. Foster – Lecture
    • Comparative study on crystallization kinetics and polymorphism in physically engineered cellulose and starch – F. Hajji, J. R. Mitchell, T. J. Foster – Lecture
    • Self-association of cellulose ethers: role of substitution arrangements and hydrophobicity – A. Sullo, J. Mitchell, T. Foster – Lecture
  13. European Polymer Congress EPF 2011, Granada, Spain, June 26 – July 1, 2011
    • Preparation and characterization of sol-gel functionalized polysaccharides – H. M. A. Ehmann, S. Spirk, K. Stana-Kleinschek, V. Ribitsch – Lecture
    • Preparation, surface properties and applications of nanometric cellulose model films – R. Kargl, T. Mohan, S. Köstler, M. Reischl, A. Doliška, K. Stana-Kleinschek,V. Ribitsch – Lecture
  14. 2nd International Symposium “Frontiers in Polymer Science”, Lyon, France, May 29–31, 2011
    • Processing of agro-polymers for biocomposites – F. Hajji, P. Navard, J. R. Mitchell, T. J. Foster – Poster
  15. COST D36 Action workshop, Fuengirola, Spain, May 17–20, 2011
    • Regeneration of cellulose from trimethylsilyl cellulose and its surface characterization – T. Mohan, R. Kargl, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Lecture
    • Preparation and characterization of sol-gel functionalised polysaccharides – H. Ehmann, S. Spirk, K. Stana-Kleinschek, V. Ribitsch – Lecture
  16. 241st ACS National Meeting, Anaheim, CA, USA, March 27–31, 2011
    • Hybrid cellulose-based composites prepared from cellulose carbamate woven fabrics – L. T. T. Vo, B. Široká, A. P. Manian, T. Bechtold – Lecture
    • Starch dissolution and structure formation utilising a new solvent system N. Koganti, J. Mitchell, R. Farr, T. Foster – Lecture
    • Thermal investigations of polysaccharide blend solutions in imidazolium ionic liquids F. Wendler, L. N. Todi, F. Meister – Lecture
  17. IPTB 2011: 7th International Conference on Polymer and Textile, Milan, Italy, March 2–4, 2011
    • Determination of amino and sulfate groups in amino cellulose sulfate by different titration methods – T. Genco, L. Fras Zemljič, K. Petzold-Welcke, K. Stana-Kleinschek, T. Heinze – Poster
  18. 6th Saint-Petersburg Young Scientists Conference MODERN PROBLEMS OF POLYMER SCIENCE, Saint-Petersburg, Russia, October 17–21, 2010
    • Research of dissolution ability of ionic liquids and binary mixes on it basys for cellulose – O. G. Kuzmina, E. S. Sashina, D. Wawro – Poster
  19. 16th Seminar and Workshop of the Polish Chitin Society, Zakopane, Poland, September 22–24, 2010
    • Properties of microcrystalline chitosan/calcium phosphate composites – L. Pighinelli, M. Kucharska – Lecture
  20. 118th European Symposium on Polymer Spectroscopy, Zadar, Croatia, September 19–22, 2010
    • Supramolecular structure characterization of regenerated cellulose materials -13C CP-MAS NMR and water sorption – N. Terinte, G. Zuckerstätter and K. C. Schuster – Lecture
  21. NAROTECH 2010 – 8th International Symposium on Materials Made of Renewable Resources, Erfurt, Germany, September 9-10, 2010
    • New routes of cellulose processing to obtain formable biopolymer materials – I. Tatárová, A. P. Manian, B. Široká, T. Bechtold – Lecture
    • Thermally induced structural phase transition in semi-crystalline and amorphous polysaccharides – F. Hajji, J. R. Mitchell, T. J. Foster – Poster
  22. ASPM 2010 – 10th Austrian Polymer Meeting and 2nd Joint Austrian-Slovenian Polymer Meeting 2010, Leoben, Austria, September 8–10, 2010
    • Molecular modelling with semi empirical methods of cellotriose with different organofunctional silanes – H. M. A. Ehmann, K. Stana-Kleinschek, V. Ribitsch – Lecture
    • Polysaccharide-Silane hybrid materials – challenges and applications – S. Spirk, H. Ehmann, R. Kargl, V. Ribitsch – Lecture
    • Cellulose model surfaces hydrophilicity tuned using controlled vapour phase hydrolysis – T. Mohan, R. Kargl, M. Reischl, A. Doliška, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Poster
  23. 12th International Macromolecular Colloquium, Gramado, Rio grande do Sul, Brazil, September 7–10, 2010
    • Potential use of chitosan-based biomaterials in medicine – D. Ciechańska, M. Kucharska, A. Niekraszewicz, I. Kardas, M. Wiśniewska-Wrona, L. Pighinelli – Poster
  24. 7th International Symposium on Natural Polymers and Composites, Gramado, Rio grande do Sul, Brazil, September 7–10, 2010
    • Properties of microcrystalline chitosan calcium-phosphate composites – L. Pighinelli, M. Kucharska – Lecture
    • Potential use of chitosan-based materials in medicine – L. Pighinelli – Poster
  25. 24th Conference of the European Colloid and Interface Society, Prague, Czech Republic, September 5–10, 2010
    • Surface properties and enzymatic hydrolysis of cellulose model films with different polarities – T. Mohan, R. Kargl, M. Reischl, A. Doliška, V. Ribitsch, K. Stana-Kleinschek – Poster
  26. Marie Curie Conference, Torino, Italy, July 1-2, 2010
    • Scientific concept for thermal processing of cellulosic materials – L. T. T. Vo, B. Široká, A. P. Manian, T. Bechtold – Poster
  27. 2nd International Conference on Food Extrusion, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 22-25, 2010
    • Thermoplastic extrusion as a tool to modify polysaccharides and proteins in novel foods and bioimaterials – J. Mitchell, F. Hajji, T. Foster – Lecture
  28. 43rd Silicon Symposium, St. Louis, USA, May 20-22, 2010
    • Polysaccharide-silane hybrid materials-challenges and applications – S. Spirk, R. Kargl, T. Mohan, V. Ribitsch – Lecture
  29. 6th Annual European Rheology Conference (AERC), Goteborg, Sweden, April 07-09, 2010
    • Dissolution and rheological properties of starch in NMMO – N. Koganti, J. R. Mitchell, B. Wolf, R. Ibbett, T. J. Foster – Lecture
    • Control of starch granules swelling – A. Sullo, J. R. Mitchell, T. J. Foster – Lecture
  30. 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, USA, March 20-25, 2010
    • Thermostability of imidazolium ionic liquids as direct solvents for polysaccharides – F. Wendler, L. N. Todi, F. Meister – Lecture
  31. British Society of Rheology Mid-Winter Meeting, Edinburgh, UK, December 12, 2009
    • Characterisation of starch/cellulose blends – A. Sullo, J. R. Mitchell, T. J. Foster – Poster
    • Starch structures in new solvents and rheological behaviour – N. Koganti, J. R. Mitchell, B. Wolf, T. J. Foster – Poster
  32. 1st EPNOE Conference “Polysaccharides as a Source of Advanced Materials, Turku/Abo, Finland, September 21-24, 2009
    • Potential use of chitosan-based materials in medicine – M. Kucharska, D. Ciechańska, A. Niekraszewicz, M. Wiśniewska-Wrona, I. Kardas, L. Pighinelli – Lecture
    • Properties of starch and hydrocolloid blends M. D. Lad, A. Sullo, J. R. Mitchell, T.J. Foster – Lecture
    • Starch structures in new solvents – N. Koganti, R. Ibbett, J. R. Mitchell, T.J. Foster – Poster
    • Rheological and thermal properties of starch/hydrocolloid mixtures – A. Sullo, J. R. Mitchell, T.J. Foster – Poster
    • Swelling properties of cellulose fibrous materials I. Tatárová, A. P. Manian, B. Široká, T. Bechtold – Poster
  33. EPNOE Scientific Meeting, Utrecht, Netherlands, May 11-13, 2009
    • Forming, shaping and structure development from polysaccharide solutions – N. Koganti, A. Sullo, R. Ibbett, J. Mitchell, T.J. Foster – Poster
    • Swelling properties of cellulose in non-alkali swelling solutions – I. Tatárová, A. P. Manian, B. Široká, T. Bechtold – Poster
    Patents

  1. Method for Forming Cellulose Carbamate and Products Produced by Said Method
    Loan Thi To Vo, Barbora Široká, Avinash Pradip Manian, Thomas Bechtold
    WO/2012/107362, Priority Date 08.02.2011.
  2.  

  3. Microcrystalline chitosan / tricalcium orthophosphate complex and process for the preparation of microcrystalline chitosan / tricalcium orthophosphate complex
    Magdalena Kucharska, Luciano Pighinelli, Bogdan Gruchala, Kinga Brzoza-Malczewska
    PL 393758, Priority Date 27.01.2011.
  4.  

  5. Method for producing composite chitosan fibers
    Dariusz Wawro, Luciano Pighinelli, Wlodzimierz Steplewski
    PL 393022, Priority Date 23.11.2010.
  6.  

  7. Method for Producing a Nitrogen-Containing Polysaccharide
    Loan Thi To Vo, Barbora Široká, Avinash Pradip Manian, Thomas Bechtold
    WO/2011/116403, Priority Date 23.03.2010.
  8.