André Avelino Pasa

André Avelino Pasa is full professor at the Physics Department of the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil. Prof. Pasa received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in physics from the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, and Ph.D degree in Materials Science from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. His research interests include materials for spintronics, nanomaterials and nanodevices, materials for energy storage, organic molecules on surfaces, and detection of small and large molecules using optical and electrochemical methods.


Some Relevant Publications:

  • Brandt, D. Gr. Stroppa, P. N. Lisboa-Filho, J. H. Dias da Silva, and A. A. Pasa, Favoring the Reactivity of TiO2 Films with Ideal Arrangement of Anatase and Rutile Crystallites, ACS Appl. Energy Mater., Just Accepted Manuscript, ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2, 25 (2019).
  • DALMINA, M. ; Pittella, F. ; Sierra, J. A. ; SOUZA, G. R. R. ; SILVA, A. H. ; PASA, André A ; CRECYNSKI-PASA, TANIA B. . Magnetically responsive hybrid nanoparticles for in vitro siRNA delivery to breast cancer cells. Materials Science & Engineering C-Materials for Biological Applications, p. 1182-1190 (2019).
  • Zimmermann, L. M., Almerindo, G. I., Medeiros, M., Affeldt, R. F., Wanderlind, E. H., Gerola, A. P., Nome, Rene A., Tumelero, Milton A., Faccio, Ricardo, Pasa, Andre A., Fiedler, Haidi D., Nome, F., Toward Heterogeneously Catalyzed Detoxification of Phosphotriesters: Insights from Kinetics and Theoretical Calculations, Phys. Chem. C, 122, 25530, 2018.
  • Brandt, I. S., Tumelero, M. A., Martins, C. A., Pla Cid, C. C., Faccio, R., and Pasa, A. A., Defects controlling electrical and optical properties of electrodeposited Bi doped Cu2O, J Appl. Phys. 123, 161412 (2018).
  • S. Brandt, M.A. Tumelero, S. Pelegrini, G. Zangari, and A. A. Pasa, Electrodeposition of Cu2O: growth , properties, and applications, J. Solid State Electrochem. 21, 1999 (2017).
  • P.B. Silva, F.L. Faita, K. Kamakshi, K.C. Sekhar, J.A. Moreira, A. Almeida, M. Pereira, A.A. Pasa, M.J.M. Gomes, Enhanced resistive switching characteristics in Pt/BaTiO3/ITO structures through insertion of HfO2:Al2O3(HAO) dielectric thin layer, Sci. Rep. 7, 46350 (2017).
  • Khalid, L.T. Quispe, C.C. Pla Cid, A. Mello, M.A. Tumelero, A.A. Pasa, The synthesis of highly corrugated graphene and its polyaniline composite for supercapacitors, New J. Chem. (2017).
  • H. Silva, E. Lima, M.V. Mansilla, R.D. Zysler, H. Troiani, M. Luz, M. Pisciotti, C. Locatelli, J.C. Benech, N. Oddone, V.C. Zoldan, E. Winter, A.A. Pasa, T.B. Creczynski-Pasa, Superparamagnetic iron-oxide nanoparticles mPEG350 – and mPEG2000-coated?: cell uptake and biocompatibility evaluation, Nanomedicine Nanotechnology, Biol. Med. 12 909 (2016).
  • A. Tumelero, R. Faccio, A.A. Pasa, Unraveling the native conduction of trichalcogenides and its ideal band alignment for new photovoltaic interfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C. 120 1390 (2016).
  • A. Fischer, L.M. Sandratskii, S.-H. Phark, S. Ouazi, A.A. Pasa, D. Sander, S.S.P. Parkin, Probing the spinor nature of electronic states in nanosize non-collinear magnets, Nat. Commun. 7 13000 (2016).
  • A. Sierra, C.R. Vanoni, M.A. Tumelero, C.C. Plá Cid, R. Faccio, D.F. Franceschini, T.B. Creczynski-Pasa, A.A. Pasa, Biogenic approaches using citrus extracts for the synthesis of metal nanoparticles: The role of flavonoids in gold reduction and stabilization, New J. Chem. 40 1420 (2016).
  • A. Tumelero, R. Faccio, A.A. Pasa, The role of interstitial native defects in the topological insulator Bi2Se3, J. Phys. Condens. Matter. 28 425801 (2016).
  • A. Tumelero, L.C. Benetti, E. Isoppo, R. Faccio, G. Zangari, A.A. Pasa, Electrodeposition and ab Initio Studies of Metastable Orthorhombic Bi2Se3: A Novel Semiconductor with Bandgap for Photovoltaic Applications, J. Phys. Chem. C. 120 11797 (2016).
  • C. Zoldan, R. Faccio, A.A. Pasa, N and P Type Character of Single Molecule Diodes., Sci. Rep. 5 8350 (2015).
  • Khalid, M.A. Tumelero, A.A. Pasa, Asymmetric and symmetric solid-state supercapacitors based on 3D interconnected polyaniline-carbon nanotube framework, RSC Adv. 5 62033 (2015).
  • Zucolotto, C.C. Plá Cid, E.A. Isoppo, A.A. Pasa, J.G.S. Duque, W.S.D. Folly, Reliable evaluation of magnetic properties of nanoparticle systems, J. Appl. Phys. 118 (2015) 113903.
  • S. Brandt, V.C. Zoldan, V. Stenger, C.C. Plá Cid, A.A. Pasa, T.J. Oliveira, F.D.A. Aarão Reis, Substrate effects and diffusion dominated roughening in Cu2O electrodeposition, J. Appl. Phys. 118 (2015).
  • Ullah, E.P. Ferreira-Neto, A. a. Pasa, C.C.J. Alcântara, J.J.S. Acuña, S. a. Bilmes, M.L. Martínez Ricci, R. Landers, T.Z. Fermino, U.P. Rodrigues-Filho, Enhanced photocatalytic properties of core@shell SiO2@TiO2 nanoparticles, Appl. Catal. B Environ. 179 333 (2015).
  • Pelegrini, I.S. Brandt, C.C.P. Cid, E.A. Isoppo, A.D.C. Viegas, A.A. Pasa, Electrochemical Cl Doping of Cu2O: Structural and Morphological Properties, ECS J. Solid State Sci. Technol. 4 P181 (2015).
  • Khalid, M.A. Tumelero, I.S. Brandt, C.C. Pla Cid, A.A. Pasa, Large slabs and allihn condenser type structures of polyaniline by an innovative one-pot approach, RSC Adv. 4 31689 (2014).
  • Khalid, M.A. Tumelero, V.C. Zoldan, C.C. Pla Cid, D.F. Franceschini, R.A. Timm, L.T. Kubota, S.A. Moshkalev, A.A. Pasa, Polyaniline nanofibers-graphene oxide nanoplatelets composite thin film electrodes for electrochemical capacitors, RSC Adv. 4 (2014) 34168–34178.
  • B. Fritzen-Garcia, F.F. Monteiro, T. Cristofolini, J.J.S. Acuña, B.G. Zanetti-Ramos, I.R.W.Z. Oliveira, V. Soldi, A.A. Pasa, T.B. Creczynski-Pasa, Characterization of horseradish peroxidase immobilized on PEGylated polyurethane nanoparticles and its application for dopamine detection, Sensors Actuators, B Chem. 182 264 (2013).
  • C. Zoldan, R. Faccio, C. Gao, A.A. Pasa, Coupling of Cobalt−Tetraphenylporphyrin Molecules to a Copper Nitride Layer, J. Phys. Chem. C 117 (2013) 15984–15990.
  • B. Fritzen-Garcia, V.C. Zoldan, I.R.W.Z. Oliveira, V. Soldi, A.A. Pasa, T.B. Creczynski-Pasa, Peroxidase immobilized on phospholipid bilayers supported on au (111) by DTT self-assembled monolayers: Application to dopamine determination, Biotechnol. Bioeng. 110 (2013) 374–382.
  • L. Da Silva, A.D.C. Viegas, J.J.J. Acuna, A.A. Pasa, Nanofiber-to-nanorod transformation during annealing of electrochemically deposited vanadium oxide nanofibers, Mater. Lett. 68 (2012) 303–306.
  • A. Fischer, V.C. Zoldan, G. Benitez, A.A. Rubert, E.A. Ramirez, P. Carro, R.C. Salvarezza, A.A. Pasa, M.E. Vela, Sulfidization of Au(111) from Thioacetic Acid: An Experimental and Theoretical Study, Langmuir. 28 (2012) 15278–15278.
  • Khalid, J.J.S. Acuña, M.A. Tumelero, J.A. Fischer, V.C. Zoldan, A.A. Pasa, Sulfonated porphyrin doped polyaniline nanotubes and nanofibers: synthesis and characterization, J. Mater. Chem. 22 (2012) 11340.