Dr. Rada Novakovic

Institute for Energetics and Interphases (IENI-CNR)

National Research Council, Italy

Research Scientist in Materials Science



1992 Ph.D., University of Nis, Serbia, Technical Sciences (Phase diagrams optimization, thermodynamics)

1984 M.Sc., University of Belgrade, Serbia, Multidisciplinary Studies (Materials Science, Condensed matter, Modelling)

1981 B.S., University of Belgrade, Serbia, Mathematics (Applied Mathematics)

Publications (Selected)

  1. "Multiscale approach for studying melting transitions in CuPt nanoparticles", (with L. Pavan and F. Baletto) Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2015), DOI: 10.1039/C5CP01096A
  2. "Synthesis and thermodynamics of Ag-Cu nanoparticles", (with S. Delsante, G. Borzone, D. Piazza, G. Pigozzi, J. Janczak-Rusch, M. Pilloni and G. Ennas) Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2015), DOI: 10.1039/C5CP02058A
  3. "Towards optimization of SiC/CoSi2 of composite material manufacture via reactive infiltration: wetting study of SiCo alloys on carbon materials", (with M. Caccia, S. Amore, D. Giuranno, E. Ricci and J. Narciso) J. Europ. Ceram. Soc., (2015), DOI: 10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2015.07.0163
  4. "Surface tension and density of RENE N5 and RENE 90 Ni-based superalloys", (with D. Giuranno, S. Amore and E. Ricci) J. Mater. Sci., 50, 3763–3771, 2015.
  5. "Synthesis and Melting Behaviour of Bi, Sn and Sn-Bi Nanostructured Alloy", (with F. Frongia, M. Pilloni, A. Scano, A. Ardu, C. Cannas, A. Musinu, G. Borzone, S. Delsante and G. Ennas) J. Alloys Compd., 623, 7-14, 2015.
  6. "Chemical ordering in magic-size Ag-Pd nanoparticles", (with D. Bochicchio, R. Ferrando, E. Panizon and G. Rossi) Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 26478-26484, 2014.
  7. "Thermodynamics, thermophysical and structural properties of liquid Fe-Cr alloys", (with J. Brillo) J. of Molecular Liquids, 200, 153-159, 2014.
  8. "Corrosion behaviour of 12Cr-ODS steel in molten lead", (with F. Di Gabriele, S. Amore, C. Scaiola, E. Arato, D. Giuranno and E. Ricci) Nuclear Eng. and Design, 280, 69-75, 2014.
  9. "Surface tension of liquid Ag-Cu binary alloys", (with J. Brillo, G. Lauletta, L. Vaianella, E. Arato, D. Giuranno and Ricci E.) ISIJ International, 54(9), 2115-2119, 2014.
  10. "Bulk and Surface Properties of Liquid Cr-Nb-Re Alloys", (with D. Giuranno, S. Delsante, G. Borzone) J. of Phase Equilib., 35(4), 445-457, 2014.
  11. "Thermophysical properties of the liquid Ga-In-Sn eutectic alloy", (with Yu. Plevachuk, V. Sklyarchuk, S. Eckert and G. Gerbeth) J. Chem. Eng. Data, 59, 757-763, 2014.
  12. "Surface tension and density of Si-Ge melts", (with E. Ricci, S. Amore, D. Giuranno, A. Tuissi, N. Sobczak, R. Nowak, B. Korpala and G. Bruzda) J. of Chem. Phys., 140, 214704, 2014.
  13. "Thermodynamic and surface properties of liquid Co-Cr-Ni alloys", (with C. Costa, S. Delsante, G. Borzone and D. Zivkovic), J. of Chem. Thermodyn., 69, 73-84, 2014.
  14. "Thermodynamic and surface properties of liquid Ge-Si alloys", (with S. Amore, D. Giuranno, E. Ricci, R. Nowak and N. Sobczak) Calphad, 44, 95–101, Elsevier, 2014.
  15. "Wetting Behavior of Ternary Au-Ge-X (X = Sb, Sn) Alloys on Cu and Ni", (with S. Jin, F. Valenza and C. Leinenbach) J. of Electron. Mater., 42(6), 1024-1032, 2013.
  16. "Interfacial reactions in the Sb-Sn/(Cu, Ni) systems: Wetting experiments", (with T. Lanata, S. Delsante and G. Borzone) Mater. Chem. Phys., 137, 458-465, 2012.
  17. "Surface properties and wetting characteristics of liquid Ag-Bi-Sn alloys", (with V. Sklyarchuk, Yu. Plevachuk and I. Kaban), Monatshefte fuer Chemie, 143(9), 1249-1254, 2012.
  18. "Surface properties and wetting behaviour of liquid Ag–Sb–Sn alloys", (with V. Sklyarchuk, Yu. Plevachuk and I. Kaban) J. Min. Metall. Sect. B-Metall., 48(3), 443-448, 2012.
  19. "Surface, dynamic and structural properties of liquid Al-Ti alloys", (with D. Giuranno, E. Ricci, A. Tuissi, R. Wunderlich, H. Fecht and I. Egry) Appl. Surf. Sci., 258(7), 3269-3275, 2012.
  20. "Surface tension of liquid metals and alloys-Recent developments", (with I. Egry, E. Ricci and S. Ozawa) Adv. in Colloid and Interface Sci., 159, 198-212, 2010.