Smilja Marković was born on August 22, 1968 in Belgrade, Serbia. She acquired BSc and MSc degrees at Faculty of Physical Chemistry of Belgrade University (MSc thesis “Synthesis and characterization of carnegieite polytypes” 2003). Smilja Marković was elected a Research Assistant in 2003. In June 2008, she defended PhD thesis entitled “Synthesis and characterization of BaTi1-xSnxO3 powders and multilayered ceramic materials” at the Faculty of Physical Chemistry in Belgrade. She was elected a Research Associate in December 2008, a Senior Research Associate in 2012 and a Principal Research Fellow in December 2017..
Smilja Marković is a reviewer for the Physics and Chemistry of Minerals and Solid State Science.
She has been working at the Institute since 2001.
Fields of research: barium titanate, functionally gradient materials, IR spectroscopy, impedance spectroscopy.
The most important publications
92. Z. Ž. Vasiljević, M. P. Dojčinović, J. D. Vujančević, M. Spreitzer, J. Kovač, D. Bartolić, S. Marković, I. Janković-Čaštvan, N. B. Tadić, M. V. Nikolić, Exploring the impact of calcination parameters on the crystal structure, morphology, and optical properties of electrospun Fe2TiO5 nanofibers, RSC Advances 11 (2021) 32358–32368. https://doi.org/10.1039/D1RA05748K
91. M. Stanković, D. Bartolić, D. Mutavdžić, S. Marković, S. Grubić, N. M. Jovanović, k. Radotić, Estimation of honey bee colony infection with Nosema ceranae and Varroa destructor using fluorescence spectroscopy in combination with differential scanning calorimetry of honey samples, Journal of Apicultural Research, 2021, https://doi.org/10.1080/00218839.2021.1889803.
90. M. V. Nikolić, N. Labus, V. P. Pavlović, S. Marković, M. D. Luković, N. B. Tadić, J. Vujančević, B. Vlahović, V. B., Pavlović, "Nanocrystalline Zn2SnO4/SnO2: Crystal structure and humidity influence on complex impedance", Journal of Electroceramics 45 (2021) 135–147. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10832-021-00232-z
89. M. Jovanović, N. Ćujić-Nikolić, Z. Drinić, T. Janković, S. Marković, P. Petrović, K. Šavikin, "Spray drying of Gentiana asclepiadea L. root extract: Successful encapsulation into powders with preserved stability of bioactive compounds", Industrial Crops and Products 172 (2021) 114044. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indcrop.2021.114044
88. A. A. Jovanović, S. M. Lević, V. B. Pavlović, S. B. Marković, R. V. Pjanović, V. B. Đorđević, V. Nedović, B. M. Bugarski, "Freeze vs. Spray Drying for Dry Wild Thyme (Thymus serpyllum L.) Extract Formulations: The Impact of Gelatin as a Coating Material", Molecules 26 92021) 3933. https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules26133933
87. M. P. Dojcinovic, Z. Z. Vasiljevic, J. B. Krstic, J.D. Vujancevic, S. Markovic, N. B. Tadic, M. V. Nikolic, "Electrospun Nickel Manganite (NiMn2O4) Nanocrystalline Fibers for Humidity and Temperature Sensing", Sensors 21 (2021) 4357,. https://doi.org/10.3390/s21134357
86. L. Degli Esposti Lorenzo, S. Marković, N. Ignjatovi, S. Panseri, M. Montesi, A. Adamiano, M. Fosca, J. V. Rau, V. Uskoković,M. Iafisco, Thermal crystallization of amorphous calcium phosphate combined with citrate and fluoride doping: a novel route to produce hydroxyapatite bioceramics, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 9, 24 (2021) 4832-4845, https://doi.org/10.1039/D1TB00601K.
85. S. Filipović, L. Anđelković, D. Jeremić, P. Vulić, A. Nikolić, S. Marković, V. Paunović, S. Lević, V.B. Pavlović, Structure and Properties of Nanocrystalline Tetragonal BaTiO3 Prepared by Combustion Solid State Synthesis. Science of Sintering 52 (2020) 257–268. https://doi.org/10.2298/SOS2003257F
84. P. M. Batinić, V. B. Đorđević, S. I. Stevanović, B. D. Balanč, S. B. Marković, N. D. Luković, D. Ž- Mijin, B. M. Bugarski, Formulation and characterization of novel liposomes containing histidine for encapsulation of a poorly soluble vitamin. Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology 59 (2020) 101920. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jddst.2020.101920
83. N. L. Ignjatović, S. Marković, D. Jugović, V. Uskoković, D. P. Uskoković, D.P., From molecules to nanoparticles to functional materials - Authors’ review. Journal of the Serbian Chemical Society 85 (2020) 1383–1403. https://doi.org/10.2298/JSC200426035I
82. J. Ristovski (Trifunović), Ž. Žižak, S. Marković, N. Janković, N. Ignjatović, N., Chitosan nanobeads loaded with Biginelli hybrids as cell-selective toxicity systems with a homogeneous distribution of the cell cycle in cancer treatment. RSC Advances 10 (2020) 41542–41550. https://doi.org/10.1039/D0RA08085C
81. V. Rajić, I.S. Simatović, L. Veselinović, J. B. Čavor, M. Novaković, M. Popović, S. D.Škapin, M. Mojović, S. Stojadinović, V. Rac, I. J. Častvan, S. Marković, Bifunctional catalytic activity of Zn1-xFexO toward the OER/ORR: seeking an optimal stoichiometry. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 22 (2020) 22078–22095. https://doi.org/10.1039/D0CP03377D
80. N. Obradović, W. G. Fahrenholtz, S. Filipović, S. Marković, V. Blagojević, S. Lević, S. Savić, S. Đorđević, V. Pavlović, Formation kinetics and cation inversion in mechanically activated MgAl2O4 spinel ceramics, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10973-019-08846-w.
79. N. L. Ignjatović, L. Mančić, M. Vuković, Z. Stojanović, M. G. Nikolić, S. Škapin, S. Jovanović, Lj. Veselinović, V. Uskoković, S. Lazić, S. Marković, M. M. Lazarević, D. P. Uskoković, Rare-earth (Gd 3+ ,Yb 3+ /Tm 3+ , Eu 3+ ) co-doped hydroxyapatite as magnetic, up-conversion and down-conversion materials for multimodal imaging. Scientific Reports, 9 (2019) 16305, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-52885-0
78. Z. Jovanović, Ž. Mravik, D. Bajuk-Bogdanović, S. Jovanović, S. Marković, M. Vujković, J. Kovač, D. Vengust, S. Uskoković-Marković, I. Holclajtner-Antunović, "Self-limiting interactions in 2D–0D system: A case study of graphene oxide and 12-tungstophosphoric acid nanocomposite", Carbon 156 (2020) 166–178, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2019.09.072.
77. I. Drvenica, A. Stančić, A. Kalušević, S. Marković, J. D. Maksimović, V. Nedović, B. Bugarski, V. Ilić, Maltose-mediated, long-term stabilization of freeze- and spray-dried forms of bovine and porcine hemoglobin. Journal of the Serbian Chemical Society 84 (2019) 1105–1117, https://doi.org/10.2298/JSC190513067D
76. V. N. Ivanovski, J. Belošević-Čavor, V. Rajić, A. Umićević, S. Marković, V. Kusigerski, M. Mitrić, V. Koteski, "A study of defect structures in Fe-alloyed ZnO: Morphology, magnetism, and hyperfine interactions", Journal of Applied Physics 126 (2019) 125703, https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5095837.
75. S. Filipović, N. Obradović, S. Marković, M. Mitrić, I. Balać, A. Đorđević, V. Pavlović, "The effect of ball milling on properties of sintered manganese-doped alumina", Advanced Powder Technology, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apt.2019.07.033.
74. S. Marković, I. S. Simatović, S. Ahmetović, Lj. Veselinović, S. Stojadinović, V. Rac, S. D. Škapin, D. B. Bogdanović, I. J. Častvan, D. Uskoković, "Surfactant-assisted microwave processing of ZnO particles: a simple way for designing the surface-to-bulk defect ratio and improving photo(electro)catalytic properties", RSC Advances, 9 (2019) 17165–17178, https://doi.org/10.1039/C9RA02553G.
73. V. Uskoković, S. Tang, M. G. Nikolić, S. Marković, V. M. Wu, "Calcium phosphate nanoparticles as intrinsic inorganic antimicrobials: In search of the key particle property", Biointerphases, 14, 3 (2019), https://doi.org/10.1116/1.5090396.
72. I. S. Stefanović, J. Dostanić, D. Lončarević, D. Vasiljević-Radović, S. Ostojić, S. Marković, M. V. Pergal, "Preparation and characterization of poly(Urethane-siloxane)/titanium-dioxide nanocomposites", Hemijska Industrija 73 (2019) 13–24, https://doi.org/10.2298/HEMIND180530002S.
71. M. Zdujić, I. Lukić, Ž. Kesić, I. Janković-Častvan, S. Marković, Č. Jovalekić, D. Skala, "Synthesis of CaO[sbnd]SiO 2 compounds and their testing as heterogeneous catalysts for transesterification of sunflower oil", Advanced Powder Technology, 2019, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apt.2019.03.009.
70. N. Obradović, V. Blagojević, S. Filipović, N. Đorđević, D. Kosanović, S. Marković, M. Kachlik, K. Maca, V. Pavlović, "Kinetics of thermally activated processes in cordierite-based ceramics", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10973-018-7924-1.
69. S. Filipović, N. Obradović, S. Marković, A. Đorđević, I. Balać, A. Dapčević, J. Rogan, V.B. Pavlović, "Physical Properties of Sintered Alumina Doped with Different Oxides" 50 (2018) 409-419, https://doi.org/10.2298/SOS1804409F.
68.V. Uskoković, S. Marković, Lj. Veselinović, S. Škapin, N. Ignjatović, D.P. Uskoković, "Insights into the kinetics of thermally induced crystallization of amorphous calcium phosphate", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys 20 (2018) 29221-29235, https://doi.org/10.1039/C8CP06460A
67. I. Nikolić, S. Marković, Lj. Veselinović, V. V. Radmilović, I. Janković-Častvan, V. R. Radmilović, "Enhanced sorption of Cu2+ from sulfate solutions onto modified electric arc furnace slag", Materials Letters 235 (2018) 184–188, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2018.10.027.
66. N. L. Ignjatović, M. Sakač, I. Kuzminac, V. Kojić, S. Marković, D. Vasiljević-Radović, V. Wu, V. Uskoković, D. P. Uskoković, Chitosan oligosaccharide lactate coated hydroxyapatite nanoparticles as a vehicle for the delivery of steroid drugs and the targeting of breast cancer cells, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1039/C8TB01995A
65. N. L. Ignjatović, K. M. Penov-Gaši, J. J. Ajduković, V. V. Kojić, S. B. Marković, D. P. Uskoković, "The effect of the androstane lung cancer inhibitor content on the cell-selective toxicity of hydroxyapatite-chitosan-PLGA nanocomposites", Materials Science and Engineering C, 89 (2018) 371–377, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msec.2018.04.028.
64. N. Labus, Z. Vasiljevic, O. Aleksic, M. Lukovic, S. Markovic, V. B. Pavlovic, V., Mentus, S., Nikolic, M.V. 2017, "Characterisation of Mn0.63Zn0.37Fe2O4 powders after intensive milling and subsequent thermal treatment", Science of Sintering, vol. 49, no. 4, pp. 455–467. (https://doi.org/10.2298/SOS1704455L)
63. J. Zec, N. Tomić, M. Zrilić, S. Marković, D. Stojanović, R. Jančić-Heinemann, "Processing and characterization of UHMWPE composite fibres with alumina particles in poly(ethylene-vinyl acetate) matrix", Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 2017, 0892705717718240. (https://doi.org/10.1177/0892705717718240)
62. S. Marković, A. Stanković, J. Dostanić, Lj. Veselinović, L. Mančić, S. D. Škapin, G. Dražič, I. Janković-Častvan, D. Uskoković, "Simultaneous enhancement of natural sunlight- and artificial UV-driven photocatalytic activity of a mechanically activated ZnO/SnO2 composite", RSC Advances, 7, 68 (2017) 42725-42737, https://doi.org/10.1039/C7RA06895F.
61. A. Terzić, N. Đorđević, M. Mitrić, S. Marković, K. Đorđević, V. B. Pavlović, "Sintering of fly ash based composites with zeolite and bentonite addition for application in construction materials", Science of Sintering, 49, 1 (2017) 23-37, https://doi.org/10.2298/SOS1701023T.
60. N. Obradović, S. Filipović, S. Marković, M. Mitrić, J. Rusmirović, A. Marinković, V. Antić, V. Pavlović, "Influence of different pore-forming agents on wollastonite microstructures and adsorption capacities", Ceramics International, 43, 10 (2017) 7461-7468, ttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2017.03.021.
59. J. Živojinović, V. P. Pavlović, D. Kosanović, S. Marković, J. Krstić, V. A. Blagojević, V. B. Pavlović, "The influence of mechanical activation on structural evolution of nanocrystalline SrTiO3 powders", Journal of Alloys and Compounds 695 (2017) 863–870, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.10.159.
58. S. Marković, D. Uskoković, "Tailoring and Processing of Defect Free Barium Titanate Stannate Functionally Graded Ceramics: BTS2.5/BTS5/BTS7/BTS10 FGMs", in: Proceedings of the IV Advanced Ceramics and Applications Conference. Atlantis Press, Paris, 2017, pp. 417–433 (https://doi.org/10.2991/978-94-6239-213-7_29)
57. N. Ignjatovic, S. Markovic, D. Jugovic, D. Uskokovic, " Molecular designing of nanoparticles and functional materials", Journal of the Serbian Chemical Society, 2017, https://doi.org/10.2298/JSC1612070011I.
56. Lj. Veselinovic, M. Mitric, M. Avdeev, S. Markovic, D. Uskokovic, "New insights into BaTi1-xSnxO3 (0 ? x ? 0.20) phase diagram from neutron diffraction data", Journal of Applied Crystallography, 49, 5 (2016) 1726-1733, https://doi.org/10.1107/S1600576716013157.
55. I. Anđelković, N. R. R. Amaizah, S. B. Marković, D. Stanković, M. Marković, D. Kuzmanović, G. Roglić, "Investigation of mechanism and critical parameters for removal of arsenic from water using Zr–TiO2 composite", Environmental Technology, 2016,
54. L. M. Brajovic, D. B. Stojanovic, P. Mihailovic, S. B. Markovic, M. Romcevic, M. Mitric, V. Lazovic, D. Dramlic, S. Petricevic, N. Romcevic, "Preparation and characterization of bismuth germanium oxide (BGO) polymer composites", Journal of Alloys and Compounds 695 (2017) 841–849, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.10.140
53. D. Kosanović, N. Obradović, V. P. Pavlović, S. Marković, A. Maričić, G. Rasić, B. Vlahović, V. B. Pavlović, M. M. Ristić, "The influence of mechanical activation on the morphological changes of Fe/BaTiO3 powder", Materials Science and Engineering B: Solid-State Materials for Advanced Technology, 212 (2016) 89-95, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mseb.2016.07.016.
52. B. Balanč, K. Trifković, V. Đorđević, S. Marković, R. Pjanović, V. Nedović, B. Bugarski, B. 2016, "Novel resveratrol delivery systems based on alginate-sucrose and alginate-chitosan microbeads containing liposomes", Food Hydrocolloids 61 (2016) 832–842, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodhyd.2016.07.005
51. N. Obradović, S. Filipović, N. Đorđević, D. Kosanović, S. Marković, V. Pavlović, D. Olćan, A. Djordjević, M. Kachlik, K. Maca, K 2016, "Effects of mechanical activation and two-step sintering on the structure and electrical properties of cordierite-based ceramics", Ceramics International, 42, 12 (2016) 13909 13918https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2016.05.201.
50. S. Filipović, N. Obradović, V. B. Pavlović, M. Mitrić, A. Đorđević, M. Kachlik,K. Maca, "Effect of consolidation parameters on structural, microstructural and electrical properties of magnesium titanate ceramics", Ceramics International. 42, 8 (2016) 9887–9898, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2016.03.088.
49. Z. R. Lopičić, M. D. Stojanović, S.B. Marković, J.V. Milojković, M.L. Mihajlović, T.S. Kaluđerović Radoičić, M. L. Kijevčanin, "Effects of different mechanical treatments on structural changes of lignocellulosic waste biomass and subsequent Cu(II) removal kinetics", Arabian Journal of Chemistry, 2016, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arabjc.2016.04.005.
48. I. Niklioć, S. Marković, I. Janković-Častvan, V.V. Radmilović, Lj. Karanović, B. Babić, V.R. Radmilović, "Modification of mechanical and thermal properties of fly ash-based geopolymer by the incorporation of steel slag", Materials Letters 176 (2016) 301–305 (https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2016.04.121)
47. N. Obradović, N. Đorđević, S. Filipović, S. Marković, D. Kosanović, M. Mitrić, V. Pavlović, "Reaction kinetics of mechanically activated cordierite-based ceramics studied via DTA", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 124, 2 (2016) 667-673, https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10973-015-5132-9.
46. D. L. Golić, A. Radojković, J. Ćirković, A. Dapčević, D. Pajić, N. Tasić, S. M. Savić, M. Počuča-Nešić, S. Marković, G. Branković, Z. M. Stanojević, Z. Branković, "Structural, ferroelectric and magnetic properties of BiFeO3 synthesized by sonochemically assisted hydrothermal and hydro-evaporation chemical methods", Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 36 (2016) 1623–1631, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2016.01.031.
45. Z. P. Tomić, D. Kalucrossed, L. Signerović, N. Nikolić, S. Marković, P. Makreski, "Thermal investigation of acetochlor adsorption on inorganic- and organic-modified montmorillonite", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 123, 3 (2016) 2313-2319, https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10973-015-5102-2.
44. S. Marković, V. Rajić, A. Stanković, Lj. Veselinović, J. Belošević-Čavor, K. Batalović, N. Abazović, S.D. Škapin, D. Uskoković, "Effect of PEO molecular weight on sunlight induced photocatalytic activity of ZnO/PEO composites", Solar Energy, 127 (2016) 124-135, https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2016.01.026.
43. S. Nenadovic, L. Kljajevic, S. Markovic, M. Omerasevic, U. Jovanovic, V., Andric, I Vukanac, "Natural diatomite (Rudovci, Serbia) as adsorbent for removal Cs from radioactive waste liquids", Science of Sintering 47, 3 (2015) 299–309, https://dx.doi.org/10.2298/SOS1503299N