RNDr. Alena Ševců, Ph.D.

RNDr. Alena Ševců, Ph.D. QR VCARD
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  1. D. Madheswaran, M. Sivan, J. Valtera, E. Kuželová Košťáková, T. Egghe, M. Asadian, V. Novotný, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, R. Morent, N. Degeyter, D. Lukáš, Composite yarns with antibacterial nanofibrous sheaths produced by collectorless alternating-current electrospinning for suture applications, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Wiley, 14 pages, ISSN: 0021-8995, n. 13, [Online], 2022
  2. K. Krawczyk, D. Silvestri, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, D. Łukowiec, V. Vellora Thekkae Padil, M. Řezanka, M. Černík, D. Dionysiou, S. Waclawek, Enhanced degradation of sulfamethoxazole by a modified nano zero-valent iron with a β-cyclodextrin polymer: Mechanism and toxicity evaluation, Science of the Total Environment, Elsevier BV, p. 152888, 10 pages, ISSN: 0048-9697, [Online], 2022
  3. M. Desmarais, S. Fraraccio, I. Dolinová, J. Ridl, H. Strnad, H. Kubatova, A. Ševců, J. Šuman, M. Strejček, O. Uhlík, Genomic analysis of Acinetobacter pittii CEP14 reveals its extensive biodegradation capabilities, including cometabolic degradation of cis-1,2-dichloroethene, Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, Springer, 17 pages, ISSN: 0003-6072, n. 6, [Online], 2022
  4. M. Maryšková, V. Martina, A. Ševců, V. Novotný, B. Andrea, S. Voběrková, Laminated PAA nanofibers as a practical support for crude laccase: A new perspective for biocatalytic treatment of micropollutants in wastewaters, Environmental Technology & Innovation, AMSTERDAM, Elsevier BV, 11 pages, ISSN: 2352-1864, n. 5, [Online], 2022
  5. R. Shrestha, K. Černá, R. Špánek, D. Bartak, T. Černoušek, A. Ševců, The effect of low-pH concrete on microbial community development in bentonite suspensions as a model for microbial activity prediction in future nuclear waste repository, Science of the Total Environment, Elsevier, 11 pages, ISSN: 0048-9697, [Online], 2022
  6. D. Poláková, L. Čapek, M. Bartoš, P. Kejzlar, M. Rysová, L. Martinová, A. Ševců, The stiffness variability of a silk fibroin scaffold during bone cell proliferation, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part H-Journal of engineering in medicine, London, SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 539-546, 8 pages, ISSN: 0954-4119, n. 4, [Online], 2022
  7. R. Shrestha, T. Černoušek, J. Stoulil, H. Kovářová, K. Sihelská, R. Špánek, A. Ševců, J. Steinová, Anaerobic microbial corrosion of carbon steel under conditions relevant for deep geological repository of nuclear waste, Science of The Total Environment, 1, 12 pages, ISSN: 0048-9697, [Online], 2021
  8. N. Nguyen, Y. El-Temsah, P. Hrabák, M. Borůvka, P. Kejzlar, T. Bakalova, A. Ševců, Attached and planktonic bacterial communities on bio-based plastic granules and micro-debris in seawater and freshwater, Science of the Total Environment, Amsterdam, Elsevier, 10 pages, ISSN: 0048-9697, [Online], 2021
  9. R. Shrestha, A. Ševců, R. Špánek, Deciphering indigenous bacteria in compacted bentonite through a novel and efficient DNA extraction method: insights into biogeochemical processes within the Deep Geological Disposal of nuclear waste concept, JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, AMSTERDAM, Elsevier, 1, 11 pages, ISSN: 0304-3894, [Online], 2021
  10. J. Semerád, A. Ševců, N. Nguyen, P. Hrabák, R. Špánek, K. Bobčíková, K. Pospí­šková, J. Filip, I. Medří­k, J. Kašlík, I. Šafaří­k, A. Filipová, J. Nosek, M. Pivokonský, T. Cajthaml, Discovering the potential of an nZVI-biochar composite as a material for the nanobioremediation of chlorinated solvents in groundwater: Degradation efficiency and effect on resident microorganisms, Chemosphere, Elsevier, 9 pages, ISSN: 0045-6535, [Online], 2021
  11. A. Amirbekov, A. Mamirova, A. Ševců, R. Špánek, P. Hrabák, HCH Removal in a Biochar-Amended Biofilter, Water, MDPI, 14 pages, ISSN: 2073-4441, n. 23, [Online], 2021
  12. N. Nguyen, R. Špánek, P. Falagan -Lotsch, A. Ševců, Impact of Zero-Valent Iron on Freshwater Bacterioplankton Metabolism as Predicted from 16S rRNA Gene Sequence Libraries, Current Microbiology, New York, Springer, p. 979–991, 13 pages, ISSN: 0343-8651, n. 3, [Online], 2021
  13. M. Maryšková, V. Novotný, M. Rysová, A. Ševců, Laccase and horseradish peroxidase for green treatment of phenolic micropollutants in real drinking water and wastewater, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Springer Nature, 1, p. 31566-31574, 9 pages, ISSN: 0944-1344, n. 24, [Online], 2021
  14. D. Nebeská, J. Trögl, A. Ševců, R. Špánek, K. Marková, L. Davis, H. Burdová, V. Pidlisnyuk, Miscanthus x giganteus role in phytodegradation and changes in bacterial community of soil contaminated by petroleum industry, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Elsevier, 1, 9 pages, ISSN: 0147-6513, [Online], 2021
  15. A. Amirbekov, A. Ševců, A. Mamirova, Phytoremediation potential of Miscanthus sinensis And. in organochlorine pesticides contaminated soil amended by Tween 20 and Activated carbon., Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Springer, p. 16092-16106, 15 pages, ISSN: 0944-1344, n. 13, [Online], 2021
  16. C. Yeap, N. Nguyen, O. Blifernez-Klassen, J. Mussgnug, T. Busche, O. Kruse, A. Ševců, RNA Extraction from Soil Bacterium Pseudomonas Putida And Green Alga Raphidocelis Subcapitata After Exposure to Nanoscale Zero Valent Iron, 12TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOMATERIALS - RESEARCH & APPLICATION (NANOCON 2020), TANGER LTD, ISBN: 978-80-87294-98-7, p. 477-482, 6 pages, ISSN: 2694-930X, [Online], 2021
  17. N. Nguyen, P. Rosická, A. Ševců, An across–species comparison of the sensitivity of different organisms to Pb– based perovskites used in solar cells, Science of The Total Environment, Amsterdam, Elsevier, 1, 15 pages, ISSN: 0048-9697, [Online], 2020
  18. M. Czinnerová, O. Vološčuková, K. Marková, A. Ševců, M. Černík, J. Nosek, Combining nanoscale zero-valent iron with electrokinetic treatment for remediation of chlorinated ethenes and promoting biodegradation: A long-term field study, Water Research, 1, 9 pages, ISSN: 0043-1354, [Online], 2020
  19. C. Coutris, A. Ševců, E. Joner, Ecotoxicity of Nanomaterials Used for Remediation, Advanced Nano-Bio Technologies for Water and Soil Treatment, Švýcarsko, Springer, 1, ISBN: 978-3-030-29839-5, p. 573-585, 13 pages, [Online], 2020
  20. A. Ševců, N. Nguyen, J. Mikšíček, T. Lederer, Environmental fate of sulfidated nZVI particles: the interplay of nanoparticle corrosion and toxicity during aging, Environmental Science: Nano, RCS, 1, p. 1794-1806, 13 pages, ISSN: 2051-8153, n. 6, [Online], 2020
  21. M. Czinnerová, N. Nguyen, J. Němeček, K. Mackenzie, C. Boothman, J. Lloyd, T. Laszlo, R. Špánek, M. Černík, A. Ševců, In situ pilot application of nZVI embedded in activated carbon for remediation of chlorinated ethene-contaminated groundwater: effect on microbial communities., Environmental Sciences Europe, Springer Open, 1, 15 pages, ISSN: 2190-4707, n. 1, [Online], 2020
  22. D. Poláková, I. Víchová, M. Schaabová, L. Martinová, A. Ševců, Kombinované nosiče na bázi silk fibroinu a hydroxyapatitu pro ortopedické aplikace, [Online], 2020
  23. R. Shrestha, R. Špánek, A. Ševců, J. Steinová, Microbially influenced corrosion of carbon steel in the presence of anaerobic sulphate-reducing bacteria, Corrosion Engineering, Science and Technology, Taylor and Francis, 1, p. 127-137, 11 pages, ISSN: 1478-422X, n. 2, [Online], 2020
  24. T. Černoušek, A. Ševců, R. Shrestha, J. Steinová, J. Kokinda, K. Vizelková, Microbially influenced corrosion of container material, The Microbiology of Nuclear Waste Disposal, Nizozemí, Elsevier, 1, ISBN: 978-0-12-818695-4, p. 119-136, 18 pages, [Online], 2020
  25. D. Poláková, I. Víchová, L. Martinová, M. Schaabová, A. Ševců, M. Rysová, Silk fibroin/gentamicin beads for bone regeneration, [Online], 2020
  26. A. Ševců, I. Dolinová, Strategies adopted by Aphanizomenon flos-aquae in response to phosphorus deficiency and their role on growth, Environmental Sciences Europe, SpringerOpen, 1, 13 pages, ISSN: 2190-4707, n. 1, [Online], 2020
  27. P. Parma, A. Ševců, M. Černík, Tool I: Characterization of nZVI Mobility in 1D and Cascade Columns by Ferromagnetic Susceptibility Sensor, Advanced Nano-Bio Technologies for Water and Soil Treatment, Switzerland, Springer, 1, ISBN: 978-3-030-29839-5, p. 609-617, 9 pages, [Online], 2020
  28. A. Ševců, I. Dolinová, T. Cajthaml, J. Steinová, R. Špánek, Tool V: Microbiological Methods for Monitoring nZVI Performance in Groundwater Conditions, Advanced Nano-Bio Technologies for Water and Soil Treatment, Švýcarsko, Springer, 1, ISBN: 978-3-030-29839-5, p. 645-657, 13 pages, [Online], 2020
  29. T. Cernousek, K. Jakub, K. Sihelská, R. Shrestha, A. Ševců, Anaerobic microbial corrosion of canister material, 62 pages, [Online], 2019
  30. M. Maryšková, M. Rysová, V. Novotný, A. Ševců, Polyamide-Laccase Nanofiber Membrane for Degradation of Endocrine-Disrupting Bisphenol A, 17α-ethinylestradiol, and Triclosan, Polymers, MDPI AG, 1, 14 pages, ISSN: 2073-4360, n. 10, [Online], 2019
  31. K. Černá, T. Černoušek, P. Polívka, A. Ševců, J. Steinová, Survival of microorganisms in bentonite subjected to different levels of irradiation and pressure, 1, 57 pages, 2019
  32. D. Silvestri, S. Waclawek, B. Sobel, R. Torres Mendieta, V. Novotný, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, V. Vellora Thekkae Padil, J. Müllerová, M. Stuchlík, M. Petrangeli Papini, M. Černík, R. Varma, A poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-chitosan polymer conjugate for the synthesis of safer gold nanoparticles and their applications, Green Chemistry, Royal Society of Chemistry, 1, p. 4975-4982, 8 pages, ISSN: 1463-9262, n. 21, [Online], 2018
  33. P. Hrabák, M. Czinnerová, A. Ševců, E. Kakosová, Biodegradation of High Concentration of Aliphatic Hydrocarbons in Soil from a Petroleum Refinery: Implications for Applicability of New Actinobacterial Strains, Applied Sciences, 1, 12 pages, ISSN: 2076-3417, n. 10, [Online], 2018
  34. N. Nguyen, M. Nadia, A. Ševců, Biological effects of four iron-containing nanoremediation materials on the green alga Chlamydomonas sp., Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Elsevier Inc., p. 36-44, 9 pages, ISSN: 0147-6513, [Online], 2018
  35. N. Nguyen, R. Špánek, D. Vlková, H. Řeháková, P. Kejzlar, A. Ševců, Different effects of nano-scale and micro-scale zero-valent iron particles on planktonic microorganisms from natural reservoir water, Environmental Science: Nano, Royal Society of Chemistry, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), 1, p. 1117-1129, 13 pages, ISSN: 2051-8153, n. 5, [Online], 2018
  36. I. Dolinová, R. Špánek, D. Vlková, J. Nosek, A. Ševců, EFFECT OF ELECTRIC CURRENT ON ORGANOHALIDE RESPIRING BACTERIA FROM CONTAMINATED LOCALITY TREATED BY nZVI, NANOCON 2017 - Conference Proceedings, 9th International Conference on Nanomaterials - Research and Application, TANGER Ltd., ISBN: 9788087294819, p. 390-396, 7 pages, 2018
  37. N. Nguyen, V. Vellora Thekkae Padil, M. Černík, A. Ševců, Green Synthesis of Metal and Metal Oxide Nanoparticles and Their Effect on the Unicellular Alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, Nanoscale Research Letters, 233 SPRING ST, NEW YORK, NY 10013 USA, SPRINGER, 1, p. 159-171, 13 pages, ISSN: 1556-276X, [Online], 2018
  38. N. Nguyen, P. Rosická, A. Ševců, In vitro and environmental toxicity of reduced graphene oxide as an additive in automotive lubricants, Nanoscale, USA, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), 10, p. 6539-6548, 10 pages, ISSN: 2040-3364, n. 14, [Online], 2018
  39. R. Shrestha, J. Steinová, A. Ševců, T. Černoušek, H. Kovářová, K. Jakub, H. Romana, The effect of Caesium ions on a natural anaerobic microbial community, WASTE FORUM, Prague, Czech Environment Management Center, 1, p. 140-145, 6 pages, ISSN: 1804-0195, n. 2, [Online], 2018
  40. R. Hjorth, C. Coutris, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, J. Gallego-Urea, A. Baun, E. Joner, Ecotoxicity testing and environmental risk assessment of iron nanomaterials for sub-surface remediation – Recommendations from the FP7 project NanoRem, Chemosphere, Nizozemí, Pergamon Press Ltd., p. 525-531, 7 pages, ISSN: 0045-6535, [Online], 2017
  41. N. Nguyen, M. Darwish, I. Stibor, P. Kejzlar, A. Ševců, Magnetic Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Nanocomposites: Effect of Preparation Method on Antibacterial Properties, NANOSCALE RESEARCH LETTERS, New York, SPRINGER, 1, p. 571-581, 11 pages, ISSN: 1556-276X, [Online], 2017
  42. I. Dolinová, M. Štrojsová, J. Němeček, M. Černík, A. Ševců, J. Macháčková, Microbial degradation of chloroethenes: a review, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Heidelberg, Springer Nature, 1, p. 13262-13283, 22 pages, ISSN: 0944-1344, n. 15, [Online], 2017
  43. M. Černík, J. Steinová, A. Ševců, K. Burkartová, K. Černá, J. Mikeš, Š. Pavel, D. Dobrev, T. Černoušek, J. Stoulil, Mikrobiální koroze za podmínek hlubinného úložiště pro koncepci ocelový UOS – zhutněný bentonit, SURAO, 61 pages, 2017
  44. J. Němeček, I. Dolinová, J. Macháčková, R. Špánek, A. Ševců, T. Lederer, M. Černík, Stratification of chlorinated ethenes natural attenuation in an alluvial aquifer assessed by hydrochemical and biomolecular tools, Chemosphere, Elsevier, p. 1157-1167, 11 pages, ISSN: 0045-6535, [Online], 2017
  45. A. Ševců, Y. El-Temsah, J. Filip, E. Joner, K. Bobčíková, M. Černík, Zero-valent iron particles for PCB degradation and an evaluation of their effects on bacteria, plants, and soil organisms, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Berlin, Springer, 1, p. 21191-21202, 12 pages, ISSN: 0944-1344, n. 26, [Online], 2017
  46. I. Dolinová, R. Špánek, A. Ševců, L. Dvořák, Aplikace molekulárně-genetických metod pro studium procesů biodegradace chlorovaných uhlovodíků v podzemních vodách, Vodní hospodářství, 1, 7 pages, ISSN: 1211-0760, n. 12, [Online], 2016
  47. S. Waclawek, V. Vellora Thekkae Padil, N. Nguyen, J. Calais, A. Ševců, M. Černík, Behaviour of Ag and Si-graphite nanomaterials in environmental and extreme conditions, NANOCON 2016 - Conference Proceedings, 8th International Conference on Nanomaterials - Research and Application, ISBN: 978-80-87294-71-0, p. 643-650, 8 pages, 2016
  48. Y. El-Temsah, A. Ševců, K. Bobčíková, M. Černík, E. Joner, DDT degradation efficiency and ecotoxicological effects of two types of nano-sized zero-valent iron (nZVI) in water and soil, Chemosphere, Elsevier, 1, p. 2221-2228, 8 pages, ISSN: 0045-6535, n. 2, [Online], 2016
  49. M. Darwish, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, I. Stibor, S. Smoukov, Dual-modality self-heating and antibacterial polymer-coated nanoparticles for magnetic hyperthermia, Materials Science and Engineering C, p. 88-95, 8 pages, ISSN: 0928-4931, [Online], 2016
  50. I. Dolinová, M. Czinnerová, L. Dvořák, V. Stejskal, A. Ševců, M. Černík, Dynamics of organohalide-respiring bacteria and their genes following in-situ chemical oxidation of chlorinated ethenes and biostimulation, Chemosphere, 1, p. 276-285, 10 pages, ISSN: 0045-6535, n. 8, [Online], 2016
  51. P. Rosická, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, T. Lederer, M. Rysová, Ecotoxicity of Organometal Halide Perovskites Tested on Pseudomonas Putida, NANOCON 2016 - Conference Proceedings, 8th International Conference on Nanomaterials - Research and Application, Ostrava, Tanger Ltd., ISBN: 978-80-87294-71-0, p. 606-611, 6 pages, [Online], 2016
  52. J. Steinová, K. Bobčíková, D. Hristov, A. Ševců, Evaluation of two different methods for endotoxin detection in nanoparticle suspensions, NANOCON 2016 - Conference Proceedings, 8th International Conference on Nanomaterials - Research and Application, ISBN: 978-80-87294-71-0, p. 627-631, 5 pages, 2016
  53. L. Dvořák, I. Dolinová, A. Ševců, M. Černík, Influence of Hydrogen Peroxide and Sodium Lactate Application on Dehalogenation Bacteria Responsible for Degradation of Chlorinated Ethenes, Proceedings of 3rd World Congress and Expo on Applied Microbiology, Henderson, Conference Series LLC, 6, p. 55, 1 pages, ISSN: 1948-5948, 2016
  54. M. Černík, J. Steinová, A. Ševců, J. Mikeš, P. Špaček, D. Dobrev, T. Černoušek, J. Stoulil, MIKROBIÁLNÍ KOROZE ZA PODMÍNEK HLUBINNÉHO ÚLOŽIŠTĚ PRO KONCEPCI OCELOVÝ UOS - ZHUTNĚNÝ BENTONIT - průběžná zpráva za rok 2016, SURAO, 51 pages, 2016
  55. J. Rotková, L. Martinová, M. Maryšková, A. Ševců, Polyamide 6/chitosan nanofibers as support for the immobilization of Trametes versicolor for the elimination of endocrine disrupting chemicals, Enzyme and Microbial Technology, Elsevier Inc., 1, p. 31-38, 8 pages, ISSN: 0141-0229, [Online], 2016
  56. M. Darwish, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, I. Stibor, Functionalized Magnetic Nanoparticles and Their Effect on Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus, JOURNAL OF NANOMATERIALS, New York, Hindawi Publishing Corp., 1, p. 1-10, 10 pages, ISSN: 1687-4110, n. 3, [Online], 2015
  57. A. Ševců, R. Shrestha, M. Černík, P. Špaček, J. Steinová, J. Stoulil, D. Dobrev, Mikrobiální koroze za podmínek hlubinného úložiště pro koncepci ocelový UOS - zhutněný bentonit, SÚRAO, 71 pages, 2015
  58. P. Parma, A. Ševců, Stanovení počtu buněk sinic - test účinnosti nanoželeza a stanovení limitní koncentrace nanoželeza výpočtem z naměřených hodnot, 2015
  59. V. Vellora Thekkae Padil, N. Nguyen, Z. Rozek, A. Ševců, M. Černík, Synthesis, fabrication and antibacterial properties of a plasma modified electrospun membrane consisting of gum Kondagogu, dodecenyl succinic anhydride and poly (vinyl alcohol), Surface and Coatings Technology, LAUSANNE, ELSEVIER SCIENCE SA, 6, p. 32-38, 7 pages, ISSN: 0257-8972, n. 6, [Online], 2015
  60. V. Vellora Thekkae Padil, M. Černík, N. Nguyen, A. Ševců, Fabrication, Characterization, and Antibacterial Properties of Electrospun Membrane Composed of Gum Karaya, Polyvinyl Alcohol, and Silver Nanoparticles, JOURNAL OF NANOMATERIALS, New York, HINDAWI PUBLISHING CORPORATION, 1, p. 1-10, 10 pages, ISSN: 1687-4110, n. 750726, 2014
  61. I. Dolinová, M. Czinnerová, A. Ševců, T. Lederer, Nanofibre Biomass Carriers as a Valuable Tool for Analysis of Microbial Community At Polluted Locality, Biotech 2014 & 6th Czech - Swiss Symposium with Exhibition, Institute of Chemical Technology, 1, ISBN: 978-80-7080-887-0, p. 212-213, 2 pages, [Online], 2014
  62. M. Czinnerová, A. Ševců, I. Dolinová, M. Votrubová, Remediation of Chlorinated Ethenes Using Reactive Iron Barrier and Its Impact on Indigenous Bacteria, 4th International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Remediation, Ottawa, International ASET Inc, 1, ISBN: 978-1-927877-07-4, p. "172/1"-"172/4", 4 pages, [Online], 2014
  63. L. Křiklavová, A. Ševců, T. Dub, T. Lederer, T. Janoušek, M. Bohatá, Evaluation of Nanofiber Stability And Toxicity in Biological Wastewater Treatment, NANOCON 2013 - Conference Proceedings, 5th International Conference, Ostrava, TANGER, Ltd., 1, ISBN: 978-80-87294-47-5, p. 675-680, 6 pages, [Online], 2013
  64. A. Ševců, M. Černík, E. Joner, Y. El-Temsah, Oxidative Stress Induced in Microorganisms by Zero-valent Iron Nanoparticles, Microbes and Environments, JSME, 1, p. 271-281, 11 pages, ISSN: 1347-4405, n. 4, 2011