BASTOS PINTO, M.; SOARES, A.L.; MELLA ORELLANA, A.; DUARTE, H.A.; ABREU, H.A. Structural, Electronic and Thermodynamic Properties of the T and B Phases of Niobia – First-Principle Calculations. The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A, Vol. 121 (12), p. 2399–2409, 2017.

CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; GASPARON, M.; NG, J.C.; SILVA, G.C.; CALDEIRA, C.L. Dietary arsenic exposure in Brazil: the contribution of rice and beans. Chemosphere,Vol. 168, p. 996–1003, 2017.

FREIRE, N.H.J.; MAJUSTE, D.; ANGORA, M.A.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. The effect of organic impurities and additive on nickel electrowinning and product quality. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 169, p. 112-123, 2017.

LOBATO, N.C.C.; FERREIRA, A.M.; MANSUR, M.B. Characterization and Chemical Stability of Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Magnetic Nanoparticles. Materials Research, Vol. 20 (3), p. 736-746, 2017.

MAJUSTE, D.; BUBANI , F.C.; BOLMARO, R.E.; MARTINS, E.L.C. ; CETLIN, P.R.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Effect of organic impurities on the morphology and crystallographic texture of zinc electrodeposits. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 169, p. 330–338, 2017.

MAJUSTE, D.; BUBANI ,  F.C.; MARTINS, E.L.C.; CETLIN, P.R.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.  A novel device for testing the mechanical behavior of metal electrodeposits during cathode stripping. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 169, 393–398, 2017.

MENDES, J.; ALMEIDA, K.J.; NETO, J.L.; RAMALHO, T.C.; DUARTE, H.A. Theoretical spectroscopic insights of tautomers and enantiomers of penicillamine. Spectrochimica Acta Part A – Molecular and Biomolecular  Spectroscopy, Vol. 184, p. 308-317, 2017.

MORALES-GARCIA, A.; HE, J.; SOARES JÚNIOR, A.L.; DUARTE, H.A. Surfaces and Morphologies of Covellite (CuS) Nanoparticles by means of ab initio Atomistic Thermodynamics. CrystEngComm, Vol. 19, p. 3078-3084, 2017.

PIETRALONGA, A.G.; MENDONÇA, B.A.F.; BARCELOS, G.S.; MELLO, J.W.V.; ABRAHÃO, W.A.P. Lanthanum immobilization by iron and aluminum colloids. Environmental Earth Sciences, Vol. 76, p. 266, 2017.

QUEIROGA,J.A.; NUNES,E.H.M.; SOUZA, D.F.; VASCONCELOS, D.C.L.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Microstructural investigation and performance evaluation of slip-cast alumina supports.Ceramics International, Vol. 43, (4), p. 3824–3830, 2017.

SANTOS, E.C.; LOURENÇO, M.P.; PETTERSSON, L.G.M.; DUARTE, H.A. Stability, Structure, and Electronic Properties of the Pyrite/Arsenopyrite Solid-Solid Interface – a DFT Study. Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, Vol. 121 (14), p. 8042-8051, 2017.

SOARES JR, A.L .; SANTOS, E.C.; MORALES-GARCÍA, A.; HEINE, T.; .ABREU, H.A.; DUARTE, H.A. Two-dimensional crystal CuS-electronic and structural properties. 2D Materials, Vol. 4 (1), p. 015041-7, 2017.

SOUZA, C.; SILVA, R.; FERNANDES, P.; SOUZA FILHO, J.D.; DUARTE, H.A.; ARAUJO, M.H.; SIMONE, C.; CASTRO, S.; MENNA-BARRETO, R.F.S.; DEMICHELI, C.;  SILVA JÚNIOR, E.N.  Cyclometalated ruthenium complexes from naturally occurring quinones: Studies on their photophysical features, computational details and trypanocidal activity. New Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 41, p. 3723-3731, 2017.

STEFFLER, F.; LIMA, G.F.; DUARTE, H.A. Polyoxomolybdate formation – A thermodynamic analysis from density functional/PCM calculations. Chemical Physics Letters (Print), Vol. 669, p. 104-109, 2017.

VECCHIA, A.M.D.; RIOS, F.J.; RODRIGUES, P.C.H.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Investigations into Pb isotope signatures in groundwater and sediments in a uranium-mineralized area. Brazilian Journal of Geology, Vol. 47, p. 147-158, 2017.



ALMEIDA, K.J.; SILVA, T.C.; NETO, J.L.; ROCHA, M.V.J.; RAMALHO, T.C.; MIRANDA, M.N.; DUARTE, H.A. Methane C-H bond activation by niobium oxides: Theoretical analyses of the bonding and reactivity properties of Nbonm+ (m = 1, 2; n = 0, 1, 2). Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, Vol. 802:  49–59, 2016.

AMAYA-RONCANCIO, S.; LINARES, D.H.; DUARTE, H.A.; SAPAG, K. DFT Study of Hydrogen-Assisted Dissociation of CO by HCO, COH, and HCOH Formation on Fe(100). Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 120 (20): 10830–10837, 2016.

ATHAYDE, D.D.; SOUZA, D.F.; SILVA, A.M.A.; VASCONCELOS, D.; NUNES, E.H.M.; COSTA, J.C.D.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Review of perovskite ceramic synthesis and membrane preparation methods. Ceramics International, Vol. 42: 6555-6571, 2016.

CARDINALI-REZENDE, J.; ROJAS-OJEDA, P.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A.; SANZ, J.L. Proteolytic bacterial dominance in a full-scale municipal solid waste anaerobic reactor assessed by 454 pyrosequencing technology. Chemosphere (Oxford), Vol. 146: 519-525, 2016.

CARVALHO FILHO, C.A.; MOREIRA, R.M.; GUIMARÃES, B.F.; FERREIRA, V.V.M; AULER, L.M.L.A.; PALMIERI, H.E.L.; OLIVEIRA, A.F.; DUTRA, P.H. Hydrochemical assessment of surface water in watersheds near the Uranium Mining and Milling Facilities of Caldas, Brazil. Environmental Earth Sciences , Vol. 75: 1-14, 2016.

CARVALHO, T.C.; TOSATO, F.; SOUZA, L.M.; SANTOS, H.; MERLO, B.B.; ORTIZ, R.S.; RODRIGUES, R.R.T.; FILGUEIRAS, P.R.; FRANÇA, H.S.; AUGUSTI, R.; ROMÃO, W.; VAZ, B.G. Thin Layer Chromatography coupled to Paper Spray Ionization Mass Spectrometry for Cocaine and its Adulterants Analysis. Forensic Science International, Vol. 262: 56-65, 2016.

CORREA, D.N.; ZACCA, J.J.; ROCHA, W.F.C.; BORGES, R.; SOUZA, W.; AUGUSTI, R.; EBERLIN, M.N.; VENDRAMINI, P.H. Anti-theft device staining on banknotes detected by mass spectrometry imaging. Forensic Science International, Vol. 260: 22-26, 2016.

FRAGOSO-MOURA, E.N.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; OPORTO, L.T.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. Loss of biodiversity in a conservation unit of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest: the effect of introducing non-native fish species. Brazilian Journal of Biology (Online), Vol. 76: 18-27, 2016.

GUIMARÃES, A.S.; MANSUR, M.B. Selective Solvent Extraction of Calcium and Magnesium from Concentrate Nickel Solutions Using Mixtures of Cyanex 272 and D2EHPA. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (Online), Vol. 10: 467-470, 2016.

JURISCH, M.; AUGUSTI, R. Detection of signature forgery with erasable pen using paper spray mass spectrometry (PS-MS). Analytical Methods, Vol. 8: 4543-4546, 2016.

LOBATO, N.C.C.; FERREIRA, A.M.; MANSUR, M.B. Evaluation of magnetic nanoparticles coated by oleic acid applied to solvent extraction processes. Separation and Purification Technology , Vol. 168: 93-100, 2016.

MACEDO, A.L.; FABRIS, J.D.; PIRES, M.J.M.; OLIVEIRA, W.L.; ARDISSON, J.D.; AUGUSTI, R.; ARAGÓN, F.H.; SANTOS, R.S.; OLIVEIRA, L.C.A.; PEREIRA, M.C. A Mesoporous SiO2/gFe2O3/KI Heterogeneous Magnetic Catalyst for the Green Synthesis of Biodiesel. Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society, Vol. 27 (12): 2290-2299, 2016.

MARQUES, A.R.; VIANNA, C.R.; MONTEIRO, M.L.; PIRES, B.O.S.; URASHIMA, D.C.; PONTES, P.P. Utilizing coir geotextile with grass and legume on soil of Cerrado, Brazil: an alternative strategy in improving the input of nutrients in degraded pasture soil. Applied Soil Ecology, Vol 107 : 290-297,2016.

MIMURA, A.M.S.; OLIVEIRA, M.A.L.; SILVA, J.C.J.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Optimization of Ultrasound-Assisted Extraction of Cr, Cu, Zn, Cd, and Pb from Sediment, Followed by FAAS and GFAAS Analysis. Journal of AOAC International: 252-259, 2016.

OLIVEIRA-PINTO, C.; COSTA, P.S.; REIS, M.P.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. Diversity of gene cassettes and the abundance of the class 1 integron-integrase gene in sediment polluted by metals. Extremophiles (Tokyo. Print), Vol. 20: 283-289, 2016.

PAES, T.A.S.V.; RIETZLER, A.C.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. High temperatures and absence of light affect the hatching of resting eggs of Daphnia in the tropics. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências (Online), Vol. 88: 179-186, 2016.

PAULA, C.C.A.; VALADARES, A.; JURISCH, M.; PICCIN, E.; AUGUSTI, R. Paper spray mass spectrometry applied in the monitoring of a chemical system in dynamic chemical equilibrium: the redox process of methylene blue. RCM. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, Vol. 30: 1176-1180, 2016.

PAULA, C.C.A.; YURISH, M.; VALADARES, A.; PICCIN, E.; AUGUSTI, R. Thin Layer Chromatography coupled to Paper Spray Ionization Mass Spectrometry for Cocaine and its Adulterants Analysis. Forensic Science International, Vol. 262: 56-65, 2016.

PUJONI, D.G.F.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; FRAGOSO JR., C.R.; VAN NES, E.H. Effects of food web complexity on top-down control in tropical lakes. Ecological Modelling, Vol. 320: 358-365, 2016.

RIGUEIRA, L.M.B.; COSTA, L.M.; LANA, D.A.P.D.; AUGUSTI, R.; PIMENTA, A.M.C.; SANTOS, D.M. Identification of metal-binding to proteins in seed samples using RF-HPLC-UV, GFAAS and MALDI-TOF-MS. Food Chemistry, 2016.

SANTOS, E.C.; SILVA, J.C.M.; DUARTE, H.A. Pyrite Oxidation Mechanism by Oxygen in Aqueous Medium. Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, Vol. 120: 2760-2768, 2016.

SOARES JR.,A.L.; SANTOS, E.C.; MORELES-GARCIA, A.; DUARTE, H.A.; ABREU, H.A. The stability and structural, electronic and topological properties of the covellite (001) surfaces. Chemistry Select. (accepted)

 SOUZA, L.R.; KNÖLLER, K.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Sulfur isotope fractionation and sequential extraction to assess metal contamination on lake and river sediments. Journal of Soils and Sediments , Vol. 16 (7): 1986–1994, 2016.

TUNDISI, J.G.; TUNDISI, T.M. Integrating ecohydrology, water management, and watershed economy: case studies from Brazil. Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology, Vol. 16: 83-91, 2016.

VELOSO, T.C., PAIVA, P.R.P., SILVA C.A., LEÃO V.A. Leaching of bornite produced from the sulfurization of chalcopyrite. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, Vol. 47 (3): 2005-2014, 2016. 



ADEYEMO, A.; MELLO, J.W.V.; AGELE, S. Bioremediation of Three Brazilian Soils Contaminated with Used Lubricating Oil. International Journal of Plant & Soil Science, Vol. 4: 366-376, 2015.

AMAYA-RONCANCIO, S.; LINHARES, D.H.; DUARTE, H.A.; LENER, G.; SPAG, K. Effect of Hydrogen in Adsorption and Direct Dissociation of CO on Fe (100) Surface: A DFT Study. American Journal of Analytical Chemistry, Vol. 6: 38-46, 2015.

ANDRADE, F.V.; LIMA, G.M.; AUGUSTI, R.; SILVA, J.C.C.; COELHO, M.G.; PANIAGO, R.; MACHADO, I.R. A novel TiO2/autoclaved cellular concrete composite: From a precast building material to a new floating photocatalyst for degradation of organic water contaminants. Journal of Water Process Engineering, Vol. 7: 27-35, 2015.

COSTA, P.S.; REIS, M.P.; ÁVILA, M.P.; LEITE, L.; ARAÚJO, F.; SALIM, A.; OLIVEIRA, G.; BARBOSA, F.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. Metagenome of a Microbial Community Inhabiting a Metal-Rich Tropical Stream Sediment. Plos One, Vol. 10: e0119465, 2015.

COSTA, P.S.; TSCHOEKE, D.; SILVA, B.; THOMPSON, F.; REIS, M. P.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. Draft Genome Sequence of Micrococcus sp. Strain MS-AsIII-49, an Arsenate-Reducing Isolate from Tropical Metal-Rich Sediment.  Genome Announcements, Vol. 3: e00122-15, 2015.

FRANCO, M.W.; FERREIRA, F.A.G.; VASCONCELOS, F.I.; BATISTA, B.L.; PUJONI, D.G.F.; MAGALHÃES, S.M.S.; BARBOSA Jr., F.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Arsenic biotransformation by cyanobacteria from mining areas: evidences from culture experiments. Environmental Science and Pollution Research International, Vol. 22: 18607-18615, 2015.

FREITAS, E.T.F.; MONTORO, L.A.; GASPARON, M.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Natural attenuation of arsenic in the environment by immobilization in nanostructured hematite, Chemosphere, Vol. 138: 340–347, 2015.

GOMES, F.C.O.; SAFAR, S.V.B.; MARQUES, A.R.; MEDEIROS, A.O.; SANTOS, A.R.O.; CARVALHO, C.; LACHANCE, M.; SAMPAIO, J.P.; ROSA, C.A. The diversity and extracellular enzymatic activities of yeasts isolated from water tanks of Vriesea minarum, an endangered bromeliad species in Brazil, and the description of Occultifur brasiliensis f.a., sp. nov. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek (Dordrecht. Online), Vol. 107: 597-611, 2015.

CAPANEMA,N.S.V.; MANSUR, A.A.P. CARVALHO, S.M.; SILVA, A.R.P.; CIMINELLI, V.S.; MANSUR, H.S. Niobium-doped hydroxyapatite bioceramics: Synthesis, 44 characterization and in vitro cytocompatibility. Materials, Vol. 8: 4191-4209, 2015.

GOMES, F.C.O.; SAFAR, S.V.B.; MARQUES, A.R.; MEDEIROS, A.O.; SANTOS, A.R.O.; CARVALHO, C.; LACHANCE, M.; SAMPAIO, J.P.; ROSA, C.A. The diversity and extracellular enzymatic activities of yeasts isolated from water tanks of Vriesea minarum, an endangered bromeliad species in Brazil, and the description of Occultifur brasiliensis f.a., sp. nov. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek (Dordrecht. Online), Vol. 107: 597-611, 2015.

JESUS, M.A.M.L.; SILVA NETO, J.T.;  TIMÒ, G.; PAIVA, P.R.P.; DANTAS, M.S.S.; FERREIRA, A.M. Superhydrophilic self-cleaning surfaces based on TiO2 and TiO2/SiO2 composite films for photovoltaic module cover glass. Applied Adhesion Science, Vol. 3: 5, 2015.

LOBATO, N.C.C.; VILLEGAS, E.A.; MANSUR, M.B. Management of solid wastes from steelmaking and galvanizing processes: A brief review. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Vol.102: 49-57, 2015.

MAJUSTE, D.; MARTINS, E.L.C.; SOUZA, A.D.; NICOL, M.J.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Role of organic reagents and impurity in zinc electrowinning. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 152: 190–198, 2015.

REIS, M.P.; ÁVILA, M.P.; KEIJZER, R.M.; BARBOSA, F.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A.; LAANBROEK, H.J. The effect of human settlement on the abundance and community structure of ammonia oxidizers in tropical stream sediments. Frontiers in Microbiology, Vol. 6: 11, 2015.

RESENDE, L.V.; MORAIS, C.A. Process development for the recovery of europium and yttrium from computer monitor screens. Minerals Engineering, Vol. 70: 217-221, 2015.

SANTOLIN, C.V.A.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; NASCENTES, C.C.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C. Distribution and environmental impact evaluation of metals in sediments from the Doce River Basin, Brazil. Environmental Earth Sciences, Vol. 74:1235–1248, 2015.

SANTOS, L.H.; CARVALHO, P.L.G.; RODRIGUES, G.D.; MANSUR, M.B. Selective removal of calcium from sulfate solutions containing magnesium and nickel using aqueous two phase systems (ATPS). Hydrometallurgy, Vol.156: 259-263, 2015.

SICUPIRA, D.; SILVA, T.T.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q.; MANSUR, M. Adsorption of manganese from acid mine drainage effluents using bone char: continuous fixed bed column and batch desorption studies. Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering (Impresso), Vol. 32: 577-584, 2015.

SILVA, M.C.; SANTOS, E.C.; LOURENCO, M.P.; GOUVEA, M.P.; DUARTE, H.A.  Structural, Electronic, and Mechanical Properties of Inner Surface Modified Imogolite Nanotubes. Frontiers in Computational Materials Science, Vol. 2, art. 16, 2015.

SOUZA, J.J.L.L.; ABRAHÃO, W.A.P;  MELLO, J.W.V.; SILVA, J.; COSTA, L.M.; OLIVEIRA, T.S. Geochemistry and spatial variability of metal(loid) concentrations in soils of the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 505: 338-349, 2015.

TUNDISI, J.G. APRESENTAÇÃO. Revista USP, Vol. 106: 8-10, 2015.

 TUNDISI, J.G.; MATSUMURA-TUNDISI, T. As múltiplas dimensões da crise hídrica. Revista USP, Vol. 106: 23-30, (ISSN 0103-9989) 2015.

 VECCHIA, A.M.D.; RODRIGUES, P.C.H.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q.; RIOS, F.R. Interpretação de dados isotópicos de Pb em diferentes ambientes investigativos visando o diagnóstico de fontes geogênicas e/ou antrópicas. Geonomos, Vol. 22(2): 77-90, 2015.

 WINDMÖLLER, C.C.; DURÃO Jr., W.A.; OLIVEIRA, A.; VALLE, C.M. The redox processes in Hg-contaminated soils from Descoberto (Minas Gerais, Brazil): implications for the mercury cycle. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Vol. 112: 201-211, 2015.



ABREU, R.D.; MORAIS, C.A. Study on separation of heavy rare earth elements by solvent extraction with organophosphorus acids and amine reagents. Minerals Engineering, Vol. 61: 82-87, 2014.

ALVES, J.O.; SENA, M.M.; AUGUSTI, R. Multivariate calibration applied on ESI mass spectrometry data: a tool to quantify adulteration in extra virgin olive oil with inexpensive edible oils. Analytical Methods, Vol. 6(18): 7502-7509, 2014.

AQUINO, F.J.T.; AUGUSTI, R.; ALVES, J.D.; DINIZ, M.E.R.; MORAIS, S.A.L.; ALVES, B.H.P.; NASCIMENTO, E.A.; SABINO, A.A. Direct Infusion Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry Applied to the Detection of Forgeries: Roasted Coffees Adulterated with their Husks. Microchemical Journal, Vol. 117: 127-132, 2014.

ARANTES, L.A.; VAREJÃO, E.V.V.; PELIZZARO-ROCHA, K.J.; CREDA, C.M.S.; PAULA, E.; LOURENÇO, M.P.; DUARTE, H.A.; FERNANDES, S.A. Benzocaine complexation with p-sulfonic acid calix[n]arene, as evaluated by experimental (1H-NMR) and Theoretical approaches, Chemical Biology & Drug Design,  Vol. 83, 550-559, 2014.

BITTENCOURT, L.M.; LANA, D.A.P.D.; PIMENTA, A.M.D.; SANTOS, A.V.; GONCALVES, A.P.F.; AUGUSTI, R.; COSTA, L.M. Determination of Metal Associated with Proteins of Wheat Seed Samples After Sequential Extraction Procedure. Journal of Brazilian Chemical Society, Vol. 25(2): 264-270, 2014.

BRANDÃO, L.P.M.; PUJONI, D.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. Seasonal dynamics of Daphnia laevis Birge, 1878 ephippia in a tropical lake with a description of a new methodology for in situ evaluation. Brazilian Journal of Biology, Vol. 74: 642-648, 2014.

CAMPOS, K.S.; SILVA, G.F.B.L.; NUNES, E.H.M.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Synthesis and characterization of sol-gel derived ZrB2-ZrC compounds. Journal of Ceramic Processing Research, Vol. 15: 403-407, 2014.

CAMPOS, K.S.; SILVA, G.F.B.L.; NUNES, E.H.N.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Preparation of Zirconium, Titanium, and Magnesium Diborides by Metallothermic Reduction. Refractories and Industrial Ceramics, Vol. 54: 407-412, 2014.

CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; TUNDSI, J.G.; DUARTE, H.A.; Recursos Minerais, Água e Biodiversidade. Química Nova na Escola, Vol. 8: 39-45, 2014.

CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; SOUZA, C.; MAJUSTE, D.; DANTAS, M.S.S. Selective adsorption of gold over copper cyanocomplexes on activated carbon. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 147–148: 188–195, 2014.

COSTA, P.S.; SCHOLTE, L.L.S.; REIS, M.P.; CHAVES, A.V.; OLIVEIRA, P.L.; ITABAYANA, L.B.; SUHADOLNIK, M.L.S.; BARBOSA, F.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. Bacteria and Genes Involved in Arsenic Speciation in Sediment Impacted by Long-Term Gold Mining. Plos One. Vol. 9: e95655, 2014.

DUARTE, H. A. Água – Uma Visão Mineral. Química Nova na Escola, Vol. 8: 4-8, 2014.

FELIPE, E.C.B.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Estudo da separação do par zircônio e háfnio por troca iônica. Holos (Natal. Online), Vol. 3: 291-298, 2014.

FERREIRA, A.M.; SILVA, G.C.; DUARTE, H.A. Materiais Funcionais para a Proteção Ambiental. Química Nova na Escola (Impresso), Vol. 8: 30-38, 2014.

GUIMARÃES, A.S.; SILVA, P.S.; MANSUR, M.B. Purification of nickel from multicomponent aqueous sulfuric solutions by synergistic solvent extraction using Cyanex 272 and Versatic 10. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 150: 173-177, 2014.

HEITMANN, A.P.; SILVA, G.C.; PAIVA, P.R.P.; FERREIRA, A.M. Síntese e caracterização de compósito magnético nanoestruturado contendo óxido de manganês para remoção de íons Cd(II) do meio aquoso. Cerâmica (São Paulo. Impresso), Vol. 60: 429-435, 2014.

HOUMARD, M.; NUNES, E.H.M.; VASCONCELOS, D.C.L.; BERTHOMÉ, G.; JOUD, J.-C.; LANGLET, M.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Correlation between sol-gel reactivity and wettability of silica films deposited on stainless steel. Applied Surface Science, Vol. 289: 218-223, 2014.

LADEIRA, A.C.Q.; PANIAGO, E.B.; DUARTE, H.A.; CALDEIRA, C.L.; Especiação Química e sua Importância nos Processos de Extração Mineral e de Remediação Ambiental. Química Nova na Escola, Vol. 8: 18-23, 2014.

LOURENÇO, M.P.; GUIMARÃES, L.; SILVA, M.C.; OLIVEIRA, C.; HEINE, T.; DUARTE, H.A. Nanotubes with well-defined structure: single- and double-walled imogolites, Journal of Physical Chemistry C., Vol. 118(11): 5945-5953, 2014.

MAGALHÃES, S.M.S; BRÊTAS, C.M; BRÊTAS, J.M; PIANETTI, G.A; FRANCO, M.W.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Toxic concentrations of metronidazole to Microcystis protocystis. Brazilian Journal of Biology, Vol. 74: S120-S124, 2014.

MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M.; MENENDEZ, R.M.; PUJONI, D.; BRITO, S.L.; AOKI, A.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Checklist of Zooplankton from natural lakes of the middle Rio Doce basin, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Biota Neotropica, Vol. 14: 1-20, 2014.

MARQUES, A.R.; ATMAN, A.P.F.; SILVEIRA, F.A.O.; LEMOS-FILHO, J.P. Are seed germination and ecological breadth associated? Testing the regeneration niche hypothesis with bromeliads in a heterogeneous neotropical montane vegetation. Plant Ecology (Dordrecht), Vol. 215: 517-529, 2014.

MARQUES, A.R.; COSTA, C.F.A.; ATMAN, A.P.F.; GARCIA, Q.S. Germination characteristics and seedbank of the alien species Leucaenaleucocephala (Fabaceae) in Brazilian forest: ecological implications. Weed Research, Vol. 54: 576-583, 2014.

MARQUES, A.R.; PATRÍCIO, P.S.O.; SANTOS, F.S.; MONTEIRO, M.L.; URASHIMA, D.C.; RODRIGUES, C.S. Geotextiles and Geomembranes, Vol. 42: 76-82, 2014.

MELLO, J.W.; DUARTE, H.A.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Origem e Controle do Fenômeno Drenagem Ácida de Mina. Química Nova na Escola, Vol. 8: 24-29 (2014).

MIRANDA JÚNIOR, R.A.; MIMURA, A.M.S.; DIVINO, A.C.; SILVA, R.F.; SILVA, J.C.J.; CIMINELLI, V.S. Levels of Metallic Cations in the Surface Sediments in the Vicinity of the Três Marias Dam Lake (Brazil) Determined by ICP-MS and Microwave Sample Preparation. Soil and Sediment Contamination, Vol. 23 (3): 257-269, 2014.

MORAIS, C.A.; ALBUQUERQUE, R.O.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Processos Físicos e Químicos Utilizados na Indústria Mineral. Química Nova na Escola (Impresso), Vol. 8: 9-17, 2014.

MORAIS, C.A.; MANSUR, M.B. Solvent extraction of gadolinium (III) from hydrochloric acid solutions with cationic extractants D2EHPA and Ionquest 801. Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy, Vol. 123: 61-66, 2014.

MORALES-GARCIA, A.; SOARES Jr., A.L.; SANTOS, E.C.; ABREU, H.A.; DUARTE, H.A. First-Principles Calculations and Electron Density Topological Analysis of Covellite (CuS). The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A, Vol. 118 (31), 5823–5831 2014.

OLIVEIRA, C.; ABREU, H.A.; SALAHUB, D.R.; DUARTE, H.A.; Native Defects in a-Mo2C: Insights from First-Principles Calculations. Journal of  Physical Chemistry C., Vol. 118(44): 25517-25524, 2014.

PANTUZZO, F.L.; SANTOS, L.R.G.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Solubility-product constant of an amorphous aluminum-arsenate phase (AlAsO4 3.5H2O) AT 25 C. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 144–145: 63–68, 2014.

PEREZ, J.M.; FOSTIER, A.H.;  CARVALHO JR., J.A.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C.; SANTOS, J.C.; CARPI, A. Impacto do deflorestamento sobre as emissões de mercúrio em floresta tropical da região amazônica. Atmospheric Environment, Vol. 6: 4537-4541, 2014.

PERILLI, T.A.G.; SICUPIRA, D.C.; MANSUR, M.B.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Avaliação da capacidade adsortiva de carvão ativado para a remoção de manganês. Holos, Vol. 30: 264-271, 2014.

REIS, M.P.; AVILA, M.P.; COSTA, P.S.; BARBOSA, F.; LAANBROEK, H.J.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. The influence of human settlement on the distribution and diversity of iron-oxidizing bacteria belonging to the Gallionellaceae in tropical streams. Frontiers in Microbiology, Vol. 5: 630-638, 2014.

REIS, P.C.J.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Diurnal sampling reveals significant variation in CO2 emission from a tropical productive lake. Brazilian Journal of Biology, Vol. 74: S113-S119, 2014.

RESENDE, S.F.; NUNES, E.H.M.; HOUMARD, M.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Simple sol-gel process to obtain silica-coated anatase particles with enhanced TiO2-SiO2 interfacial area. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Vol. 433: 211-217, 2014.

RIETZLER, A.C.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M.; RIBEIRO, M.M.; Menendez, R.M. On the first record of the exotic Moina macrocopa (Straus, 1820) in Minas Gerais State, Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Biology, Vol. 74: 518-520, 2014.

SANTOS, J.C.C.; MANSUR, A.A.P.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; & MANSUR, H.S. Nanocomposites of Poly(vinyl alcohol)/Functionalized-Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes conjugated with Glucose Oxidase for Potential Application as Scaffolds in Skin Wound Healing. International Journal of Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials, Vol. 63(4): 185-196, 2014.

SICUPIRA, D.C.; SILVA, T.T.; LEÃO, V.A.; Mansur, M.B. Batch removal of manganese from acid mine drainage using bone char. Brazilian Journal of Chemistry Engineering, Vol. 31: 195-204, 2014.

SILVA G.C.; CIMINELLI V.S.T.; FERREIRA A.M.; ALMEIDA F.S.; PISSOLATI N.C. A facile synthesis of Mn3O4/Fe3O4 super paramagnetic nanocomposites by chemical precipitation: Characterization and application in dye degradation. Materials Research Bulletin, Vol. 49: 544–551, 2014.

SILVA, J.C.C.; TEODORO, J.A.R.; AFONSO, R.J.D.F.; AQUINO, S.F.; AUGUSTI, R. Photodegradation of bisphenol A in aqueous medium: Monitoring and identification of by-products by liquid chromatography coupled to high-resolution mass spectrometry. Rapid Commu. Mass Spectrometry, Vol. 28 (9): 987-994, 2014.

SILVA, J.C.C.; TEODORO, J.A.R.; AFONSO, R.J.D.F.; AQUINO, S.F.; AUGUSTI, R.J. Photolysis and photocatalysis of ibuprofen in aqueous medium: characterization of by-products via liquid chromatography coupled to high-resolution mass spectrometry and assessment of their toxicities against.  Mass Spectrometry, Vol. 49(2): 145-153, 2014.

SILVA, J.C.M.; ABREU, H.A., DUARTE, H.A. Electronic and structural properties of bulk arsenopyrite and its cleavage surfaces – a DFT study. RSC Advances, Vol. 5: 2013-2023, 2014.

SILVA, N.C.; CHAGAS, E.G.L.; ABREU, C.B.; DIAS, D.C.S.; LOPEZ, D.; GUERREIRO, E.T.Z.; ALBERTI, H.L.C.; BRAZ, M.L. ; BRANCO, O.; FLEMING, P. Radon as a natural tracer for gas transport within uranium waste rock piles. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, Vol. 160: 74-77, 2014.

SOUZA, C.; MAJUSTE, D.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Effects of surface properties of activated carbon on the adsorption mechanism of copper cyanocomplexes. Hydrometallurgy, Vol.  142: 1–11, 2014.

SOUZA, D.F.; NUNES, E.H.M.; PIMENTA, D.S.; VASCONCELOS, D.C.L.; NASCIMENTO, J.F.; GRAVA, W.; HOUMARD, M.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Synthesis and structural evaluation of freeze-cast porous alumina. Materials Characterization, Vol. 96: 183-195, 2014.

SOUZA, P.P.; RESENDE, A.M.M.; AUGUSTI, D.V.; BADOTTI, F.; GOMES, F.D.O.; CATHARINO, R.R.; EBERLIN, M.N.; AUGUSTI, R. Artificially-aged cachaça samples characterized by direct infusion electrospray ionization mass spectrometry. Food Chemistry, Vol. 143: 77-81, 2014.

TEIXEIRA, L.S.; VIEIRA, H.P.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C.; NASCENTES, C.C. Fast determination of trace elements in organic fertilizers using a cup-horn reactor for ultrasound-assisted extraction and fast sequential flame atomic absorption spectrometry. Talanta (Oxford), Vol. 119: 232-239, 2014.

TUNDISI, J.G.; MATSUMURA-TUNDISI, T.  The ecology of UHE Carlos Botelho (Lobo-Broa Reservoir) and its watershed, São Paulo, Brazil. Freshwater Reviews, Vol. 6: 75-91, 2014.

TUNDISI, J.G.; MATSUMURA-TUNDISI, T.; GOLDEMBERG, J.; SARAIVA, A. How Many More Dams in the Amazon. Energy Policy, Vol. 74: 703-708, 2014.

VIEIRA, H.P.; NASCENTES, C.C.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C. Development and comparison of two analytical methods to quantify the mercury content in honey. Journal of Food Composition and Analysis , Vol. 34: 1-6, 2014.



ABREU, L.B.; AUGUSTI, R.; SCHMIDT, L.; DRESSLER, V.L.; FLORES, E.M.D.; NASCENTES, C.C. Desorption electrospray ionization mass spectrometry (DESI-MS) applied to the speciation of arsenic compounds from fern leaves. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, Vol. 405(24): 7643-7651, 2013.

AGUIAR, A.O.; DUARTE, R.A.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. The Application of MnO2 in the Removal of Manganese from Acid Mine Water. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, Vol. 224: 1-8, 2013.

ALMEIDA, K. J.; DUARTE, H. A.; RAMALHO, T.; NETO, J.; SANTIAGO, R.; FELICÍSSIMO, V.; Methane Dehydrogenation by Niobium Ions: A First-Principles Study of The Gas-Phase Catalytic Reactions., Organometallics , Vol. 32(4): 989-999, 2013.

ALVES, J.O.; BOTELHO, B.G.; SENA, M.M.; AUGUSTI, R. Electrospray ionization mass spectrometry and partial least squares discriminant analysis applied to the quality control of olive oil. Journal of Mass Spectrometry, Vol. 48(10): 1109-1115, 2013.

ANNONI, R.; SOUZA, P.S.; PETRÁNIKOVÁ, M.; MISKUFOVA, A.; HAVLÍK, T.; MANSUR, M.B. Submerged-arc welding slags: Characterization and leaching strategies for the removal of aluminum and titanium. Journal of Hazardous Materials, Vol. 244-245: 335-341, 2013.

BARBOSA, L.G.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; ARAUJO, G.J.M.; BICUDO, C.E.M. The dominance of desmids in tropical monomictic lakes (SE Brazil). Limnética (Madrid), Vol. 32: 71-86, 2013.

BARBOSA, L.G.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; BICUDO, C.E.M. Adaptive strategies of desmids in two tropical monomictic lakes in southeast Brazil: do morphometric differences promote life strategies selection? Hydrobiologia (The Hague. Print), Vol. 710: 157-171, 2013.

BARROS, C.F.A.; SANTOS, A.M.M.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Phytoplankton diversity in the middle Rio Doce lake system of southeastern Brazil. Acta Botanica Brasilica, Vol. 27: 327-346, 2013.

BELO, R.F.C.; AUGUSTI, R.; LOPES, P.S.N.; JUNQUEIRA, R.G. Characterization and classification of pequi trees (Caryocar brasiliense Camb.) based on the profile of volatile constituents using headspace solid-phase microextraction – gas chromatography – mass spectrometry and multivariate analysis. Ciência e Tecnologia de Alimentos (Online), Vol. 33: 116-124, 2013.

BRITO, S.L.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P. M.; COELHO, R.M.P. Length-weight relationships and biomass of the main microcrustacean species of two large tropical reservoirs in Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Biology (Impresso). Vol. 73: 593-604, 2013.

CAMPOS, M.M.C.; FARIA, V.H.F.; TEODORO, T.S.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; MAGALHÃES, S.M.S. Evaluation of the capacity of the cyanobacterium Microcystis novacekii to remove atrazine from a culture medium. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Vol. 48: 101-107, 2013.

DUARTE, H.A.; VANKOVA, N.; FERREIRA, I.P.; PANIAGO, E.B.; HEINE, T. Chemical speciation of metal complexes from chemical shift calculations – the interaction of 2-amino-N-hydroxypropanamide with V(V) in aqueous solution. Journal of  Physical Chemistry B, Vol. 117( 39, 11670-11680, 2013.

FERREIRA, A.M.; MARCHESIELLO, M.; THIVEL, P.X. Removal of copper, zinc and nickel present in natural water containing Ca2+ and HCO3- ions by electrocoagulation. Separation and Purification Technology , Vol. 107: 109-117, 2013.

FERREIRA, F.A.G.; FRANCO, M.W.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.; DRUMOND, M.A.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Percepção ambiental dos moradores de São José do Goiabal sobre o Parque Estadual do Rio Doce: a influência das variáveis gênero, idade, classe social e escolaridade. Pesquisa em Educação Ambiental (Online), Vol. 8: 51-61, 2013.

FERREIRA, M.T.S.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. O Fogo como Facilitador da Invasão Biológica por Megathyrsus maximus (Poaceae: Panicoideae) na Terra Indígena Maxakali (MG): Propostas para um Manejo Agroecológico Integrado e Adaptativo. Biodiversidade Brasileira, Vol. 2: 159-174, 2013.

FREITAS, R.M.; PERILLI, T.A.G.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Oxidative Precipitation of Manganese from Acid Mine Drainage by Potassium Permanganate. Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 2013: 1-8, 2013.

GUEDES, F.A; FRANCO, M.W; DRUMOND, M.A; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M., BARBOSA, F.A.R. Percepção ambiental dos moradores de São José do Goiabal sobre o parque estadual do rio doce: a influência das variáveis gênero, idade, classe social e escolaridade.  Pesquisa em Educação Ambiental, Vol. 8: 51-61, 2013.

GUIMARÃES, L.; NUNES, Y.; LOURENÇO, M. P. Imogolite-like Nanotubes: Structure, Stability, Electronic and Mechanical Properties of the Phosphorous and Arsenic Derivatives.  Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol.15 (12): 4303-4309, 2013.

HUETE-PEREZ, J.A.; TUNDISI, J.G.; ALVAREZ, P.J.J. Will Nicaragua´s Interoceanic Canal Result in an Environmental Catastrophe for Central America? Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, Vol.  47: 13217-13219, 2013.

LEITE, C.M.C.; CARDOSO, L.P.; MELLO, J.W.V. Use of steel slag to neutralize acid mine drainage (AMD) in sulfidic material from a uranium mine. Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo (Printed), Vol. 37: 804-811, 2013.

LIMA, G.F.; MYRANDONAKIS, A.; ABREU, H.A.; DUARTE, H.A.; HEINE, T. The mechanism of alcohol-water separation in metal-organic frameworks. Journal of Physical Chemistry C., Vol. 117 (8), 4124-4130, 2013.

LOPES, R.M.F.; FREITAS, V.L.O.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. O que pensam as lideranças de São Tomé das Letras sobre as questões ambientais do município. Revista Monografias Ambientais, Vol. 11: 2326-2359, 2013.

LOPES, R.M.F.; FREITAS, V.L.O.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. Estrutura do componente arbóreo em áreas de cerrado no município de São Tomé das Letras, MG. Árvore, Vol. 37: 801-813, 2013.

LOPES, R.P.; AUGUSTI, D.V.; SANTOS, F.A.; VARGAS, E.A.; AUGUSTI, R. Development and validation of an efficient and innovative method for the quantification of multiclass veterinary drugs in milk by using LC-MS/MS analysis. Analytical Methods, Vol. 5 (19): 5121-5127, 2013.

MAGALHAES, E.J.; NASCENTES, C.C.; PEREIRA, L.S.A.; GUEDES, M.L.O.; LORDEIRO, R.A.; AULER, L.M.L.A.; AUGUSTI, R.; QUEIROZ, M.E.L.R. Evaluation of the composition of street cocaine seized in two regions of Brazil. Science and Justice, Vol. 53(4): 425-432, 2013.

MAGALHAES, E.J.; QUEIROZ, M.E.L.R.; PENIDO, M.L.D.; PAIVA, M.A.R.; TEODORO, J.A.R.; AUGUSTI, R.; NASCENTES, C.C. Determination of cocaine in postmortem human liver exposed to overdose. Application of an innovative and efficient extraction/clean up procedure and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis. Journal of Chromatography A, Vol. 1309: 15-21, 2013.

MAJUSTE, D.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; ENG, P.J.; OSSEO-ASARE, K. Applications of in situ synchrotron XRD in hydrometallurgy: Literature review and investigation of chalcopyrite dissolution. Hydrometallurgy, Vol.  131-132: 54–66, 2013.

MARQUES, A.R.; GOMES, F.C.O.; FONSECA, M.P.P.; PARREIRAS, J.S.; SANTOS, V.P. Efficiency of PET reactors in solar water disinfection for use in southeastern Brazil. Solar Energy, Vol. 87: 158-167, 2013.

MARZANO, I.M.; FRANCO, M.S.; SILVA, P.P.; AUGUSTI, R.; SANTOS, G.C.; FERNANDES, N.G.; BUCCIARELLI-RODRIGUEZ, M.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; PEREIRA-MAIA, E.C. Crystal Structure, Antibacterial and Cytotoxic Activities of a New Complex of Bismuth(III) with Sulfapyridine. Molecules, Vol. 18 (2): 1464-1476, 2013.

MOREIRA, R.P.L.; AUGUSTI, D.V.; SANTOS, F.A.; VARGAS, E.A.; AUGUSTI, R. Development and validation of an efficient and innovative method for the quantification of multiclass veterinary drugs in milk by using LC-MS/MS analysis. Analytical Methods : 5121-5127, 2013.

NUNES, E.H.M.; LAMEIRAS, F.S.; HOUMARD, M.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Spectroscopical study of natural quartz samples. Radiation Physics and Chemistry, Vol. 90: 79-86, 2013.

OLIVEIRA, R.F.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C.; NETO, W.B.; SOUZA, C.C.; BEINNER, M.A.; SILVA, J. B.B. Determination of cadmium and lead in cassava employing slurry sampling and graphite furnace atomic absorption spectrometry after multivariate optimization. Analytical Methods , Vol. 5: 5746-5752, 2013.

OMETTO, J.P.; CIMBLERIS, A.C.P.; SANTOS, M.A.; ROSA, L.P.; ABE, D.S.; TUNDISI, J.G.; STECH, J.L.; BARROS, N.; ROLAND, F.  Carbon emission as a function of energy generation in hydroelectric reservoirs in Brazilian dry tropical biome. Energy Policy, Vol. 58:109-116, 2013.

PALMIERI, H. E. L.; KNUPP, E. A. N.; FERREIRA, C.A.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C. Direct quantification of trace element concentrations in spring waters by ICP-MS. Brazilian Journal of Analytical Chemistry – BrJAC , Vol. 3: 451-459, 2013.

PERIOTTO, N.; TUNDISI, J.G. Ecosystem Services of UHE Carlos Botelho (Lobo/Broa): a new approach for management and planning of dams multiple-uses. Brazilian Journal of Biology (Impresso), Vol. 73 (3): 471-482, 2013.

QUEIROGA, J.A.; CAMPOS, K.S.; SILVA, G.F.B.L.E.; SOUZA, D.F.; NUNES, E.H.M.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Post mortem study of refractory lining used in FCC units. Engineering Failure Analysis, Vol. 34: 290-299, 2013.

REIS, M.P.; BARBOSA, F.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. The prokaryotic community of a historically mining-impacted tropical stream sediment is as diverse as that from a pristine stream sediment. Extremophiles, Vol. 17: 301-309, 2013.

REZENDE, P.S.; COSTA, L.M.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C. Total and trivalent inorganic arsenic determination in water samples by selective hydride generation atomic absorption spectrometry. Brazilian Journal of Analytical Chemistry – BrJAC , Vol. 10: 429-435, 2013.

SAFAR, S.V.B.; GOMES, F.C.O.; MARQUES, A.R.; LACHANCE, M.; ROSA, C.A. Kazachstania rupicola sp. nov., a yeast species isolated from water tanks of a bromeliad in Brazil. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, Vol. 63: 1165-1168, 2013.

SIAL, A.N.; LACERDA, L.D.; FERREIRA, V.P.; FREI, R.; MARQUILLAS, R.A.; BARBOSA, J.A.; GAUCHER, C.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C.; PEREIRA, N.S. Mercury as a proxy for volcanic activity during extreme environmental turnover: The Cretaceous-Paleogene transition. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, Vol. 387: 153-164, 2013.

SILVA, F.C; GUEDES, F.A.F.; FRANCO, M.W; BARBOSA, F.A.R; MARRA, C.A; DUARTE, L.P; SILVA, G.D.F.; VIEIRA-FILHO, S.A. Algistatic effect of a quinonamethide triterpene on Microcystis novacekii. Journal of Applied Phycology, Vol. 25: 1723-1728, 2013.

SILVA, G.C.; FERREIRA, A.M.; ALMEIDA, F.S.; DANTAS, M.S.S.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Raman and IR spectroscopic investigation of As adsorbed on Mn3O4 magnetic composites. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Vol. 100: 161-165, 2013.

SILVA, M.C.; LOURENÇO, M.P.; SANTOS, E. C.; DUARTE, H.A. “Structural, mechanical and electronic properties of nano-fibriform silica and its organic functionalization by dimethyl silane: a SCC-DFTB approach”, Journal of Molecular Modeling, Vol. 19(5): 1995-2005, 2013.

SOUZA, A.G.; CARDEAL, Z.L.; AUGUSTI, R.J. Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry (ESI-MS) monitoring of the photolysis of diazinon in aqueous solution: Degradation route and toxicity of by-products against. Journal of Environmental Science and Health B, Vol. 48(3): 171-176, 2013.

SOUZA, L.R.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Investigation into River Sediments Toxicity as a Result of Inappropriate Waste Disposal. Journal of Waste Management, Vol. 2013: 1-7, 2013.

VASCONCELOS, D.C.L.; NUNES, E.H.M.; HOUMARD, M.; MOTUZAS, J.; NASCIMENTO, J.F.; GRAVA, W.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; COSTA, J.C.D.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Structural investigation of cobalt-doped silica derived from sol-gel synthesis. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 378: 1-6, 2013.

YAN, X.; AUGUSTI, R.; LI, X.; COOKS, R. G. Chemical Reactivity Assessment Using Reactive Paper Spray Ionization Mass Spectrometry: The Katritzky Reaction. Chempluschem, Vol. 78(9): 1142-1148, 2013.



ANDRADE, R.P.; MELLO, J.W.V.; WINDMÖLLER, C.C.; SILVA, J.B.B.; FIGUEIREDO, B.R. Evaluation of Arsenic Availability in Sulfidic Materials from Gold Mining Areas in Brazil. Water, Air and Soil Pollution (Dordrecht. Online), Vol. 223: 4679-4686, 2012.

CHAGAS, L.H.; FARIAS, S.B.P.; LEITÃO, A.A.; CHIARO, S.S.X.; SPEZIALI, N.L.; MUSSEL, W.N.; ABREU, H.A.; DINIZ, R., Comparação estrutural entre amostras de materiais tipo hidrotalcita obtidas a partir de diferentes rotas de síntese. Química Nova, Vol. 35 (6): 1112-1117, 2012.

DUARTE, G.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; DANTAS, M.S.S.; DUARTE; H.A.; VASCONCELOS, I.F.; OLIVEIRA, A.F.; OSSEO-ASARE, K. As(III) immobilization on gibbsite: investigation of the complexation mechanism by combining EXAFS analyses and DFT calculations. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Vol. 83: 205–221, 2012.

GOMES, A.F.S.; LOPEZ, D.L.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Characterization and assessment of chemical modifications of metal-bearing sludges arising from unsuitable disposal. Journal of Hazardous Materials, Vol. 199: 418-425, 2012.

LÁZARO, D.A.; CALDEIRA, C.L.; DANTAS, M.S.S.; MANSUR, M.B.; OLIVEIRA, L.S.; FRANÇA, A.S. Adsorption of methylene blue onto carbons made of residues from the biodiesel industry. International Journal of Sustainable Development & Planning, Vol. 7(4): 446-456, 2012.

LIMA, G.F.; OLIVEIRA, C.; ABREU, H.A.; DUARTE, H.A. Sulfuric and hydrochloric acid adsorption on the reconstructed sulfur terminated (001) chalcopyrite surface. Intern. J. Quant. Chem., Vol. 112: 3216-3222, 2012.

MAJUSTE, D.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; OSSEO-ASARE, K.; DANTAS, M.S.S.; MAGALHÃES-PANIAGO, R. Electrochemical dissolution of chalcopyrite: detection of bornite by synchrotron small angle X-ray diffraction and its correlation with the hindered dissolution process. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 111-112: 114-123, 2012.

MAJUSTE, D.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; OSSEO-ASARE, K.; DANTAS, M.S.S. Quantitative assessment of the effect of pyrite inclusions on chalcopyrite electrochemistry under oxidizing conditions. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 113-114: 167-176, 2012.

MATSCHULLAT, J.; HOFLE, S.; SILVA, J.; MELLO, J.; MELO, G.; PLESSOW, A.; REIMANN, C. A soil geochemical background for northeastern Brazil. Geochemistry, Vol. 12: 197-209, 2012.

MOZETO, A.A.; MONTINI, M.; BRAZ, S.A.; MARTINS, F. G.; SOARES, A.; NASCIMENTO, M.L.R.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; FADINI, P.S.; FARIA, B.M. External versus Internal Loads of Nutrientes of an Urban Eutrophic Trocal Reservoir (Southeastern Brazil). Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering, Vol. A 1: 598-610, 2012.

OLIVEIRA, C.; LIMA, G.F.; ABREU, H.A.; DUARTE, H.A. Reconstruction of the Chalcopyrite Surfaces A DFT Study. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 116: 6357-6366, 2012.

OLIVEIRA, D.M.; MUSSEL, W.N.; DUARTE, L.P.; SILVA, G.D.F.; DUARTE, H.A.; GOMES,  E.C.L. Combined experimental powder X-ray diffraction and DFT data to obtain the lowest energy molecular conformation of friedelin. Quimica Nova, Vol. 35 (10): 1916-1921, 2012.

PAIVA, D.N.B.; MATOS, J.M.G.; SILVA, J.C.J.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Determinação de elementos-traço em amostras comerciais de água mineral por Espectrometria de Massas Acoplada à Fonte de Plalma (ICP-MS). Revista Analytica, Vol. 57: 68-71, 2012.

PAULA, J.F.R.; FROES-SILVA, ROBERTA E.S.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Arsenic determination in complex mining residues by ICP OES after ultrasonic extraction. Microchemical Journal, Vol. 104: 12-16, 2012.

PAYE, H. S.; MELLO, J.W.V.; MELO, S.B. Métodos de análise multivariada no estabelecimento de valores de referência de qualidade para elementos-traço em solos. Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, Vol. 36: 1031-1042, 2012.

SCHUCKNECHT, A.; MATSCHULLAT, J.; CARITAT, P.; SILVA, J.; MELO, G.; PLE OW, A.; MELLO, J.W.V. Pedogeochemistry in NE-Brazil Compared to Australia and Europe. Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 438: 342-356, 2012.

SILVA, G.C.; ALMEIDA F.S.; GUIMARÃES, A.M.F.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Preparation and application of a magnetic composite (Mn3O4/Fe3O4) for removal of As(III) from aqueous solutions. Materials Research, Vol. 15 (3): 403-408, 2012.

SILVA, J.; MELLO, J.W.V.; GASPARON, M.; ABRAHÃO, W.A.P. Effects of competing anions and iron bioreduction on arsenic desorption. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, Vol. 223: 5707-5717, 2012.

SILVA, L.L.O.; VASCONCELOS, D.C.L.; NUNES, E.H.M.; CALDEIRA, L.; COSTA, V.C.; MUSSE, A.P.; HATIMONDI, S.A.; NASCIMENTO, J.F.; GRAVA, W.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Processing, structural characterization and performance of alumina supports used in ceramic membranes. Ceramics International, Vol. 38: 1943-1949, 2012.



ALMEIDA, D.F.; MARTINS, A.H.; TUNDISI, J.G. Weight of evidence on environmental impact assessment of metal contaminated sediments in the São Francisco River (Três Marias, Minas Gerais, Brazil): a case study. Braz. J. Biol., Vol. 72 (4): 961-973, 2011.

ASSIS, I.R.; DIAS, L.E.; ABRAHÃO, W.A.P.; RIBEIRO JR, E.S.; MELLO, J.W.V. Cover layers to the growth of trees and shrobs over a sulfide spoil from gold mining. Revista Árvore, Vol. 35: 941-947, 2011.

BARBOSA, F.A.R., MARQUES, M.M.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.;  SANTOS, A.M.M.; COSTA, M.A.R. Ecosystem regulation services in aquatic environments: The case of Ibirité Reservoir, Minas Gerais. Oecologia Australis, Vol. 15 (3): 714-725, 2011.

BARBOSA, L.G.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Vertical distribution of phytoplankton functional groups in a tropical shallow lake: driving forces on a diel scale. Acta Limnologica Brasiliensia, Vol. 23: 63-73, 2011.

BERE T.; TUNDISI, J.G. Toxicity and sorption kinetics of dissolved cadmium and chromium III on tropical freshwater periphyton communities in laboratory mesocosm experiments. Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 409 (22): 4772-80, 2011.

BERE, T.; TUNDISI J.G.  Influence of land use patterns on benthic diatom communities and water quality in the tropical Monjolinho hydrological basin, São Carlos, SP, Brazil. Water SA, Vol. 37: 93-103, 2011.

BORGES, J.F.M.; HNEDA, M.L.; BRINATTI, A.M.; CUNHA, J.B.M.; ROSA, J.A.; FABRIS, J.D. Mössbauer analysis of high-energy mechanicalmilled sand fraction of a magnetic soil developing on basalt. Hyperfine Interactions, Vol. 203: 9-15, 2011.

BRITO, S.L, MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M., PINTO-COELHO, R.M. Zooplankton as an indicator of thophic conditions in two large reservoirs in Brazil. Lakes & Reservoirs: Research and Management, Vol. 16: 253-264, 2011.

CARDINALI-REZENDE, J.; MORAES, A.M.M.; COLTURATO, L.F.D.B.; CARNEIRO, E.V.; MARRIEL, I.E.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E.; NASCIMENTO, A.M.A.  Phylogenetic and physiological characterization of organic waste-degrading bacterial communities. World Journal of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Vol. 27: 245-252, 2011.

CHIBA, W.A.C.; PASSERINI, M.B.; BAIO, J.A.F.; TORRES, J.; TUNDISI, J.G.  Seasonal study of contamination by metal in water and sediment in a sub basin in the South East of Brazil. Braz. J. Biol, Vol. 71 (4): 833-834, 2011.

COSTA, P.S., NASCIMENTO, A.M.A., LIMABITTENCOURT, C.I., CHARTONE-SOUZA, E., SANTOS, F.R., VILAS-BOAS, A. Chromobacterium sp. from the tropics: detection and diversity of phytase activity. Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, Vol.42: 84-88, 2011.

FERREIRA, A.S.; MANSUR, M.B. Statistical analysis of the spray roasting operation for the production of high quality Fe2O3 from steel pickling liquors. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, Vol. 89: 172-178, 2011.

GOMES, A.F.S.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q.  Caracterização de lamas contendo urânio como subsídio para ações futuras de mitigação. REM. Revista Escola de Minas, Vol. 64: 479-485, 2011.

LADEIRA, A.C.Q.; GONÇALVEZ, J.S.; MORAIS, C.A. Treatment of ef?uents from the uranium oxide production. Environmental Technology, Vol.32 (1-2): 127-131, 2011.

LADEIRA, A.C.Q., SANTOS, E.A. Recovery of Uranium from Mine Waste by Leaching with Carbonate-Based Reagents. Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 45: 3591-3597, 2011.

LIMA, G.F.; OLIVEIRA, C.; ABREU, H.A.J. Water adsorption on the reconstructed (001) chalcopyrite Surfaces. Phys.Chem. C, Vol. 115 (21): 10709-10717, 2011.

LIMA, G.F.; PLIEGO, Jr., J.R.; DUARTE, H.A. Stability of hydroxylamine isomers in aqueous solution: ab initio study using continuum, cluster-continuum and shells theory of solvation. Chem. Phys. Lett., Vol. 518: 61-64, 2011.

LIMA-BITTENCOURT, C.I., COSTA, P.S., BARBOSA, F.A.R.; CHARTONE-SOUZA, E., NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. Characterization of a Chromobacterium haemolyticum population from a natural tropical lake. Letters in Applied Microbiology, Vol. 52: 642-650, 2011.

LIMA-BITTENCOURT, C.I, COSTA, P.S., HOLLATZ, C., RAPOSEIRAS, R., SANTOS, F.R., CHARTONE-SOUZA, E., NASCIMENTO, A.M.A. Comparative biogeography of Chromobacterium from the neotropics. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (Gedrukt), Vol. 99(2): 355-370, 2011.

MANSUR, M.B. Solvent extraction for metal and water recovery from industrial wastes and effluents. REM. Revista Escola de Minas, Vol. 64: 51-55, 2011.

MANTUANO, D.P.; ESPINOSA, D.C.R.; WOLFF, E.; MANSUR, M.B.; SCHWABE, W.K. Pilhas e baterias portáteis: legislação, processos de reciclagem e perspectivas. Revista Brasileira de Ciências Ambientais, Vol. 21: 1-13, 2011.

MELLO, N.A.S.T.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M.; SANTOS, A.M. Zooplankton dynamics in a eutrophic urban reservoir: four scenarios over a hydrological cycle.  Oecologia Australis, Vol. 15 (3): 559-575, 2011.

MENINI, L.; PEREIRA, M.C.; FERREIRA, ANDRÉ C.; FABRIS, J.D.; GUSEVSKAYA, E.V. Cobalt iron magnetic composites as heterogeneous catalysts for the aerobic oxidation of thiols under alkali free conditions. Applied Catalysis. A, Vol. 392: 151-157, 2011.

NASCIMENTO, C.K.; PEREIRA, M.C.; CAVALCANTE, L.C.D.; LANA, A. M.; MURAD, E.; BRAGA, J.P.; FABRIS, J.D. Hyperfine structure of 57Fe in minerals from a manganese ore deposit. Hyperfine Interactions, Vol. 203: 25-31, 2011.

NOGUEIRA, F.G.E. ; LOPES, J.H.; SILVA, A.C.; LAGO, ROCHEL M.; FABRIS, J.D.; OLIVEIRA, L.C.A. Catalysts based on clay and iron oxide for oxidation of toluene. Applied Clay Science, Vol. 51: 385-389, 2011.

OTTONI, F.P.; LEZAMA, A.Q.; TRIQUES, M.L.; FRAGOSO-MOURA, E. N.; LUCAS, C.C.T.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Australoheros perdi, new species (Teleostei: Labroidei: Cichlidae) from the lacustrine region of the Doce River Valley, southeastern Brazil, with biological information. Vertebrate Zoology, Vol. 61: 137-145, 2011.

PANZERA, T.H.; STRECKER K.; OLIVEIRA, L.G.;  VASCONCELOS, W.L.; SCHIAVON, M.A. Effect of steatite waste additions on the physical and mechanical properties of clay composites. Materials Research, Vol. 13: 535-540, 2011.

PEREIRA, M.C.; CAVALCANTE, L.C.D.; MAGALHÃES, F.; FABRIS, J.D.; STUCKI, J.W.; OLIVEIRA, L.C.A.; MURAD, E. Composites prepared from natural iron oxides and sucrose: A highly reactive system for the oxidation of organic contaminants in water. Chemical Engineering Journal (1996), Vol. 166: 962-969, 2011.

PEREIRA, M.C.; GARCIA, E.M.; SILVA, C.; ADILSON; LORENÇON, E.; ARDISSON, J.D.; MURAD, E.; FABRIS, J.D.; MATENCIO, T.; RAMALHO, T.C.; ROCHA, M.V.J. Nanostructured -FeOOH: a novel photocatalyst for water splitting. Journal of Materials Chemistry, Vol. 21: 10280-10282, 2011.

RIBEIRO, A.A.; LIMA, D.Q.; DUARTE, H.A.; MURAD, E.; PEREIRA, M.C.; SUITA, M.T.F.; ARDISSON, J.D.; Fabris, J.D. Structural characteristics of chalcopyrite from a Cu(Au) ore deposit in the Carajás Mineral Province, Brazil. Hyperfine Interactions, Vol. 199: 1-4, 2011.

RIBEIRO, A.A.; LIMA, D.Q.; DUARTE, H.A.; MURAD, E.; PEREIRA, M.C.; SUITA, M.T.D.F.; ARDISSOM, J.D.; FABRIS, J.D. Structural characteristics of chalcopyrite from a Cu(Au) ore deposit in the Carajás Mineral Province, Brazil.  Hyperfine Interactions, Vol. 203 (1-3): 47-50, 2011.

RODRIGUES, G. S.; SILVA CUNHA, I.; SILVA, G. G.; NORONHA, A. L. O.; ABREU, H. A.; DUARTE, H. A. DFT study of vanadyl (IV) complexes with low molecular mass ligands: Picolinate, oxalate, malonate, and maltolate. International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, Vol.111(7-8): 1395–1402 2011.

SANTOS, E.A.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Remoção e concentração de urânio de rejeito de mina. Tecnológica (UNISC), Vol.15: 22-29, 2011.

SANTOS, E.A.; LADEIRA, A.C.Q. Recovery of Uranium from Mine Waste by Leaching with Carbonate-Based Reagents. Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 45: 3591-3597, 2011.

SILVA, A.C.; CEPERA, R.M.; PEREIRA, M.C.; LIMA, D.Q.; FABRIS, J.D.; OLIVEIRA, L.C.A. Heterogeneous catalyst based on peroxo-niobium complexes immobilized over iron oxide for organic oxidation in water. Applied Catalysis. B, Environmental, Vol. 107: 237-244, 2011.

SOUZA, C.M.B.; MANSUR, M.B. Modelling of Acid Mine Drainage (AMD) in columns. Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 28: 425-432, 2011.



ABREU, R.D.; MORAIS, C.A. Puri?cation of rare earth elements from monazite sulphuric acid leach liquor and the production of high-purity ceric oxide. Minerals Engineering, Vol. 23: 536-540, 2010.

ALMEIDA, K.J.; DUARTE, H.A. Dehydrogenation of Methane by Gas-Phase Th, Th+ and Th2+: Theoretical Insights into Actinide Chemistry. Organometallics, Vol. 29 (17): 3735-3745, 2010.

AMARAL, J.C.B.S.; MORAIS, C.A. Thorium and uranium extraction from rare earth elements in monazite sulfuric acid liquor through solvent extraction. Minerals Enginnering, Vol. 23: 498-503, 2010.

ANDRADE, A.L.; SOUZA, D.M.; PEREIRA, M.C.; FABRIS, J.D.; DOMINGUES, R.Z. pH effect on the synthesis of magnetite nanoparticles by the chemical reduction-precipitation method. Química Nova, Vol. 33: 524-527, 2010.

AVARENA, S.; PIZARRO, C.; RUBIO, M.A.; CAVALCANTA, L.C.D.; CARG, V.K.; PEREIRA, M.C.; FABRIS, J.D. Magnetic minerals from volcanic Ultisols as heterogeneous Fenton catalysts. Hyper?ne Interactions, Vol. 195: 35-41, 2010.

BERE, T.; TUNDISI J.G.  Epipsammic diatoms in streams influenced by urban pollution, São Carlos, SP, Brazil. Braz. J. Biol., vol. 70 (4), p. 921-930, 2010.

BERE, T.; TUNDISI J.G.  Biological monitoring of lotic ecosystems: the role of diatoms. Braz. J. Biol., vol 70 (3), p. 493-502, 2010.

BERE, T.; TUNDISI, J.G. Influence of ionic strength and conductivity on benthic diatom communities in a tropical river (Monjolinho), São Carlos-SP, Brazil. Hydrobiologia, vol. 661, p. 261-276, 2011.   BERE, T.; TUNDISI, J.G. Braz. J. Biol., vol. 70 (4), p. 921-930, 2010.

BRAGA, T.P.; VASCONCELOS, I.F.; SASAKI, J.M.; FABRIS, J.D.; OLIVEIRA, D.Q.L.; VALENTINI, A. Magnetic composites based on hybrid spheres of aluminum oxide and superparamagnetic nanoparticles of iron oxides. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Vol. 322: 633-637, 2010.

BUNDSCHUH, J.; LITTER, M.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; MORGADA, M.E.; CORNEJO, L.; HOYOS, S.G.; HOINKIN, J.; ALARCÓN-HERRERA, M.T.; ARMIENTA, M.A.; BHATTACHARYA, P. Emerging mitigation needs and sustainable options for solving the arsenic problems of rural and isolated urban areas in Latin America – A critical analysis. Water Research, Vol. 44 (19): 5828-5845, 2010.

CALDEIRA, C.L.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; OSSEO-ASARE, K. The role of carbonate ions in pyrite oxidation in aqueous systems. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Vol. 74: 1777-1789, 2010.

CAMPOY, J.C.P.; SANTOS, A.O.; CARDOSO, L.P.; PAESANO, A.; RAPOSO, M.T.; FABRIS, J.D. Crystallographic and 119Sn and 155Gd Mössbauer analyses of Gd5Ge2(Si1-xSnx)2 (x = 0.23 and x = 0.40). Hyper?ne Interactions, Vol. 195: 191-197, 2010.

DIAS, L.E.; MELO, R.F.; MELLO, J.W.V.; OLIVEIRA, J.A.; DANIELS, W.L. Growth of Seedlings of pigeon Pea(Cajanus cajan(L)Millsp),Wand Riverhemp(Sebasnia virgata(Cav.)Pers.), And Lead Tree(Leaucaena leucocephala(lam.) de Wit) In an Arsenic – Contaminated Soil. Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, vol. 34, p. 975-983, 2010.

FERREIRA, R.V.; PEREIRA, I.L.S.; CAVALCANTE, L.C.D.; GAMARRA, L.F.; CARNEIRO, S.M.; AMARO, E.; FABRIS, J.D.; DOMINGUES, R.Z.; ANDRADE, A.L. Synthesis and characterization of silica-coated nanoparticles of magnetite. Hyper?ne Interactions, Vol. 195: 265-274, 2010.

FIORAVANTE, I.A.; BARBOSA, F.A.R.; AUGUSTI, R.; MAGALHAES, S.M.S. Removal of methyl parathion by cyanobacteria Microcystis novacekii under culture conditions. Journal of Environmental Monitoring, Vol. 12: 1302-1306, 2010.

GAMARRA, L.F.; MANANI, J.B.; CARNEIRO, S.M.; FABRIS, J.D.; FERREIRA, R.V.; DOMINGUES, R.Z.; AMARO Jr., E. Characterization of superparamagnetic iron oxide coated with silicone used as contrast agent for magnetic resonance image for the gastro-intestinal tract. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol. 10: 1153-1158, 2010.

GOMES, R.A.M.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. A flexibilização para o melhor aproveitamento de Minérios Lateríticos de Níquel. Brasil Mineral, vol. 302, p. 32-38, 2010.

GOUVEA, L.R.; MORAIS, C.A. Development of a process for the separation of zinc and copper from sulfuric liquor obtained from the leaching of an industrial residue by solvent extraction. Minerals Engineering, Vol. 23: 492-497, 2010.

GUILHERME, F.L.; HÉLIO, A.D.; JOSEFREDO Jr., R.P. Dynamical Discrete/Continuum Linear Response Shells Theory of Solvation: Convergence test for NH4+ and OH – Ions in Water Solution Using DFT and DFTB Methods. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, Vol. 114 (48): 15941–15947, 2010.

GUIMARÃES, A.M.F.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Smectite organofunctionalized with thiol groups for adsorption of heavy metal ions. Applied Clay Science, Vol. 42: 410-414, 2009.

GUIMARÃES, L.; ENYASHIN, A.N.; SEIFERT, G.; DUARTE, H.A. Structural, Electronic, and Mechanical Properties of Single-Walled Halloysite Nanotube Models. Journal of Physical Chemistry, Vol. 114: 11358-11363, 2010.

GUTIERREZ, M.; ESDUCY, M.; ESCRIG, J.; DERNADIN, J.C.; ALTBIR, D.; FABRIS, J.D.; CAVALCANTE, L.C.D.; GARCÍA GONZÁLEZ, M.T. Reparation and characterization of magnetic composites based on a natural zeolite. Clays and Clay Minerals, Vol. 58(5): 589–595, 2010.

LIMA, G.F.; DUARTE, H.A.; PLIEGO Jr., J. Dynamical Discrete/Continuum Linear Response Shells Theory of Solvation: Convergence test for NH4+ and OH- Ions in Water Solution Using DFT and DFTB Methods. J. Phys. Chem. B, vol. 114, p. 15941-15947, 2010.

LUSCHITINETZ, R.; OLIVEIRA, A.F.; DUARTE, H.A.; SEIFERD, G. Self-assemble monolayers of alkylphosphonic acids on aluminum oxide surfaces – A theoretical study. Zeitschrift für anorganische und allgemeine Chemie (ZAAC), Vol. 636 (8): 1506-1512, 2010.

MAGALHÃES, F.; PEREIRA, M.C.; FABRIS, J.D.; COSTA BOTTREL, S.E.; AMAYA, A.; MAGLIAZZA, N.; LAGO, R.M. Hematite reaction with tar to produce carbon/iron composites for the reduction of Cr(VI) contaminant. Hyper?ne Interactions, Vol. 195: 43-48, 2010.

MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M.; BARBOSA, L.G.; BRITO, S.L.; GARCIA, F.; BARROS, C.F.A.; SOUZA, M.B.G.; MELLO, N.; GUIMARÃES, A.S., BARBOSA, F.A.R. Limnological changes in Dom Helvécio Lake (South-East Brazil): natural and anthropogenic causes. Braz. J. Biol., vol. 70 (3): 795-802, 2010.

MATSUMURA-TUNDISI, T.; ESPINDOLA, E.L.G.; TUNDISI, J.G.; SOUZA-SOARES, F.; DEGANI, R.M. A new species of Notodiaptomus Kiefer (Crustacea, Copepoda, Calanoida, Diaptomidae) from Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Biology, Vol. 70 (3) (suppl.): 867-870, 2010.

MATSUMURA-TUNDISI, T.; TUNDISI, J.G.; LUZIA, A.P.; DEGANI, R.M. Occurrence of Ceratium Furcoides (Levander) Langhans 1925 bloom at Billings Reservoirs, São Paulo State, Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Biology, Vol. 70 (3) (suppl.): 825-829, 2010.

MELO, R.F.; DIAS, L.E.; MELLO, J.W.V.; OLIVEIRA, J.A. Behavior of Eucalyptus grandis and E. cloeziana Seedlings Grown in Arsenic – Contaminated Soil. Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, vol. 34, p. 985-992, 2010.

MOULTON, T.P.; MAGALHÃES, S.A.P.; BRITO, E.F.; BARBOSA, F.A.R. Macroconsumers are more important than specialist macroinvertebrate shredders in leaf processing in urban forest streams of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Hydrobiologia, Vol. 638: 55-66, 2010.

MULLER, K.; WILLSCHER, S.; DANTAS, M.S.S.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. A comparative study of As(III) and As(V) in aqueous solutions and adsorbed on iron oxy-hydroxides by Raman Spectroscopy. Water Research (Oxford), Vol. 44 (19): 5660–5672, 2010.

MURAD, E.; FABRIS, J.D. Kaolin mining and bene? ciation: The role of iron. Journal of Physics. Conference Series (Online), Vol. 217: 12-66, 2010.

MUSSEL, W.N.; MURAD, E.; MAGALHÃES, N.C.; ABRAHÃO, W.A.P.; MELLO, J.W.V.; FABRIS, J.D. Properties of iron sulphides from a copper mine in southern Brazil. Journal of Physics. Conference Series (Online), Vol. 217: 12-54, 2010.

OLIVEIRA, C.; DUARTE, H.A. Disulphide and Metal Sulphide Formation on the Reconstructed (001) Surface of Chalcopyrite: A DFT Study, Applied Surface Science, Vol. 257, n. 4: 1319-1324, 2010.

OLIVEIRA, D.Q.L.; OLIVEIRA, L.C.A.; MURAD, E.; FABRIS, J.D.; SILVA, A.C.; MENEZES, L.M. Niobian iron oxides as heterogeneous Fenton catalysts for environmental remediation. Hyper?ne Interactions, Vol. 195: 27-34, 2010.

PANTUZZO, F.L.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T. Arsenic association and stability in long-term disposed arsenic residues. Water Research, Vol. 44(19): 5631-5640, 2010.

PAYE, H.S.; MELLO, J.W.V.; ABRAHÃO, W.A.P.; FERNANDES FILHO, E.I.; DIAS, L.C.P.; CASTRO, M.L.O.; MELO, S.B.; FRANÇA, M.M. Valores de referência e qualidade para metais pesados em solos no Estado de Espirito Santo. Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, vol. 34, p. 2041-2051, 2010.

PEGORETTI, V.C.B.; COUCEIRO, P.R.C.; GONÇALVES, C.M.; LELIS, M.F.F.; FABRIS, J.D. Preparation and Characterization of Tin-Doped Spinel Ferrite. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Vol 505 (1): 125–129, 2010.

PEREIRA, A.R.P.; FABRIS, J.D.; RIOS, F.J.; ROSIERI, C.A.; COUCEIRO, P,R.C.; FERREIRA, F.F.; MENEZES, L.M. Hematite from a mining area in the east border of Quadrilátero Ferrífero, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Hyper?ne Interactions, Vol. 195: 69-76, 2010.

PEREIRA, A.R.P.; RIOS, F.J.; ROSIERI, C.A.; FABRIS, J.D. Iron oxides of Fazendão Deposit, East Border of Quadrilátero Ferrífero, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Journal of Physics. Conference Series (Online), Vol. 217: 12-59, 2010.

RESENDE, L.V.; MORAIS, C.A. Study of the recovery of rare earth elements from computer monitor scraps Leaching experiments. Minerals Engineering, Vol. 23: 277-280, 2010.

SANT’ANNA, E.M.E.; SCHETTINO, M.; MENÉNDEZ, R.M.; GUIMARÃES, A.S.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. Use of Daphnia spinulata Birabén, 1917 (Crustacea, Cladocera) in the Aquarium Trade: A Potential Risk of a New Bioinvasion into Brazilian Continental Waters. Acta Limnologica Brasiliensia, vol. 22 (1), p. 102-10, 2010.

SILVA, J.; MELLO, J.W.V.; GASPARON, M.; ABRAHÃO, W.A.P.; CIMINELLI, V.S.T.; JONG, T. The role of Al-Goethites on Arsenate Mobility. Water Research, Vol. 44(19): 5684-92, 2010.

TUNDISI, J.G.  A situação hídrica no Brasil envolve problemas de quantidade e qualidade. Revista Nova Escola/Especial Meio Ambiente, 5 sep. 2010.

TUNDISI, J.G.; MATSUMURA-TUNDISI, T.; PASSERINI, M.D.; MORAIS, M.A.; CASTRO, W.C. Cold fronts and Reservoirs Limnology: A New Approach towards the Ecological Dynamics of Freshwater Ecosystems. Brazilian Journal of Biology, Vol. 70 (3) (suppl.): 815-824, 2010.



ALMEIDA, K.J.; DUARTE, H.A. Gas-Phase Methane Activation by the Ac+ – Pu+ Ions: Theoretical Insights into the Role of 5f-Electrons/-Orbitals in the early actinide chemistry. Organometallics, Vol. 28: 3203-3211, 2009.

ANDRADE, A.L.; SOUZA, D.M.; PEREIRA, M.C.; FABRIS, J.D.; DOMINGUES, R.Z. Magnetic Properties of Nanoparticles Obtained by Different Chemical Routes. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol. 9: 2081-2087, 2009.

ANDRADE, A.L.; SOUZA, D.M.; PEREIRA, M.C.; FABRIS, J.D.; DOMINGUES, R.Z. Catalytic Effect of Magnetic Nanoparticles Over the H2O2 Decomposition Reaction. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol. 9: 3695-3699, 2009.

ANDRADE, A.L.; SOUZA, D.M.; FABRIS, J.D.; DOMINGUES, R.Z. Synthesis and characterization of magnetite nanoparticles coated with silica through a sol-gel approach. Cerâmica (São Paulo), Vol. 55: 420-424, 2009.

BEZERRA-NETO, J.F.; MELLO, N.A.S.T.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M.; PINTO-COELHO, R.M. The role of predation in the diel vertical migration of zooplankton in two tropical freshwaters ecosystems. Acta Limnologica Brasiliensia, Vol. 21: 45-56, 2009.

BRITO, S.L.; MAIA-BARBOSA, P.M. Differences in body size of Thermocyclops minutus (Lowndes, 1934) in Two Tropical Lakes. Acta Limnologica Brasiliensia, Vol. 2: 409-414, 2009.

CAETANO, M.; CIMINELLI, V.; ROCHA, S.; SPITALE, M; CALDEIRA, C. Batch and continuous precipitation of scorodite from dilute industrial solutions. Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 95: 44-52, 2009.

CARVALHO, R.P.; SILVA, G.C.; DANTAS, M.S.S.; VASCONCELOS, I.F.; CIMINELLI, V.S. T. X-ray absorption spectroscopy applied to metal accumulation. Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 71-73: 613-616, 2009.

COSTA-JÚNIOR, E.S.; BARBOSA-STANCIOLI, E.F.; MANSUR, A.A.P.; VASCONCELOS, W.L.; MANSUR, H.S. Preparation and characterization of chitosan/poly(vinyl alcohol) chemically crosslinked blends for biomedical applications. Carbohydrate Polymers, Vol. 76: 472-481, 2009.

GUIMARÃES, I.R.; GIROTO, A.; OLIVEIRA, L.C.A.; GUERREIRO, M.C.; LIMA, D.Q.; FABRIS, J.D. Synthesis and thermal treatment of cudoped goethite: Oxidation of quinoline through heterogeneous fenton process. Applied Catalysis. B, Environmental, Vol. 91: 581-586, 2009.

LAMEIRAS, F.S.; NUNES, E.H.M.; VASCONCELOS, W.L. Infrared and chemical characterization of natural amethystsand prasiolites colored by irradiation. Materials Research, Vol. 12: 1-10, 2009.

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MELO, R.F.; DIAS, L.E.; MELLO, J.W.V.; OLIVEIRA, J.A. Potencial de quatro espécies herbáceas forrageiras para ?torremediação de solo contaminado por arsênio. Revista Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, Vol. 33: 455-465, 2009.

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