Juliana Martins de Souza e Silva

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Juliana Martins de Souza e Silva, PhD. Research associate, group »Biofunctional materials for medical and environmental applications«

Research activities

  • Development of nano-structured hybrid organic-inorganic materials and oxides
  • Characterisation of nanostructured materials
  • X-ray imaging

 

Academic/professional resume

 

Since 2020

Lecturer at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

Since 2018

Research associate, group »Biofunctional materials for medical and environmental applications«, Fraunhofer IMWS

Since 2017

Group Leader X-ray imaging at the Chair Microstructure-based Material Design – μMD, Institute of Physics, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

2015 – 2017

Scientific Researcher, Chair of Biomedical Physics, Department of Physics, Technical University Munich

2013 – 2014

Visiting Researcher, Chair of Biomedical Physics, Department of Physics, Technical University Munich

2012 – 2015

Post-doc researcher, SAXS and X-ray imaging (IMX) beamline, Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory, Campinas, Brazil

2009 – 2012

Post-doc researcher, Functional Materials Laboratory, Institute of Chemistry, University of Campinas - UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil

2005 – 2009

PhD in Chemical Sciences, University of Eastern Piedmont - Amadeo Avogadro, Italy. Topic: »Development of modified magadiite and hexaniobate layered materials for thin films preparation«

1998 – 2005

Bachelor in Chemistry and Master in Inorganic Chemistry, University of Campinas – UNICAMP, campinas, Brazil

 

Awards

 

2008

Premio »Lucio SENATORE«, Italian Physical Chemistry Division

2005

Best-student (1st place) in the admission to the PhD in Chemical Sciences at University of Eastern Piedmont - Amadeo Avogadro

 

Publications

 

Selected peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals.

 

Multi-technique structural characterization of glass foams with complex pore structures obtained through phase separation

de Oliveira, C. S.; Kohns, R.; Meyerhöfer, F.; Carstens, S.; Enke, D.; Wehrspohn, R. B.; Martins de Souza e Silva, J.

Materials Chemistry Frontiers, 5, 4615-4625, 2021.

 

Plate-nanolattices at the theoretical limit of stiffness and strength

Crook, C.; Bauer, J.; Izard, A. G.; de Oliveira, C. S.; Martins de Souza e Silva, J.; Berger, J. B.; Valdevit, L.

Nature Communications 11, 1579, 2020.

 

Direct three-dimensional imaging for morphological analysis of electrospun fibers with laboratory-based Zernike X-ray phase-contrast computed tomography

de Oliveira, C. S.; González, A. T.; Hedtke, T.; Kürbitz, T.; Heilmann, A.; Schmelzer, C. E. H.; Martins de Souza e Silva, J.

Materials Science and Engineering: C 115, 111045, 2020.

 

High strength in combination with high toughness in robust and sustainable polymeric materials

Liao, X.; Dulle, M.; Martins de Souza e Silva, J.; Wehrspohn, R. B.; Agarwal, S.; Förster, S.; Hou, H.; Smith, P.; Greiner, A.

Science 366, 1376-1379, 2019.

 

Viral inhibition mechanism mediated by surface-modified silica nanoparticles

Martins de Souza e Silva, J.; Hanchuk, T. D. M.; Santos, M. I.; Kobarg, J.; Bajgelman, M. C.; Cardoso, M. B.

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 8(26), 16564-72, 2016.