Prof. Anna M. Eremenko


Prof. Anna M. Eremenko

ProfessorDoctor of Sciences (Chemistry)

Leading Researcher of the Laboratory of Photonics Oxide Nanosystems


Telephone.: +380 44 422-96-98

Fax: +380 44 424-35-67



A.M. Eremenkoworks at the Chuiko Institute of Surface Chemistry of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine since 1986. She is a member of Specialized Council D 26.210.01 (Chuiko Institute of Surface Chemistry of NAS of Ukraine), member of Europen Photochemical Association (EPA)

Scientific interests

Environmental photocatalysis and surface photochemistry, investigationof UV light interaction with the surface of adsorbents, a transfer of electron, proton or exciting energy between adsorbed organic compounds and the active sites of solids - silica, titania and binar oxide systems, synthesis and properties of nanosized metal particles, mechanism study of photocatalytic action of nanosized semiconductors.


1955-1960 - graduated from T.G. Shevchenko Kyiv State University, chemical department

1964-1967 - postgraduate student at the L.V. Pysarzhevskii Institute of Physical Chemistry of AS of UkrSSR

1967 – PhD in Chemistry, specialty “physical chemistry” (candidate dissertation “Molecular Adsorption by Metallized Zeolites”) (in Russian)

1978 - Senior Researcher, specialty “physical chemistry”

1989 - Doctor of Chemistry, specialty “physical chemistry” (doctoral dissertation “Photonics of Adsorbed Complexes of Aromatic Hydrocarbon Molecules on Dispersed Silica Surface”) (in Russian)

1994 - Professor, specialty “physical chemistry”

Awards and Grants

2006 – awarded the Pisarzhevskii Prize for a series of scientific works "Development of physical and chemical bases of new highly efficient photocatalytic and photoelectrochemical systems and processes" (with corresponding member of NASU Prof. S.Ya. Kuchmiy and Prof. G. Ya Kolbasov)

1996 – supervisor of project "Silica surface diagnostic and creation of photosensitive materials using exiplexes" (Chemistry Department of Notre Dame University, USA)

1997 – supervisor of project " Synthesis of materials for solar energy utilization in ecological photocatalysis " (Institute of Silicate Chemistry of Wurzburg University, Germany)

1999 – supervisor of project " Photofixation of dinitrogen over titanate film catalysts" (Institute of Inorganic Chemistry of Erlangen-Nurnberg University, Germany)

2000 – Grant of King's Scientific Society of Great Britain "Study of laser induced processes in heterogeneous media based on titania containing photocatalysts"

2001 – supervisor of project " Photoinduced electron transfer in nonostructured TiO2/SiO2 colloids " (Institute of Physical Chemistry, Warsaw, Poland)

2007 – supervisor of project from Ukraine "Synthesis and investigation of bimetallic (Ag, Au, Pt, Pd) nanoparticles for photocatalytic and antibacterial application"( Chemistry Department of Bilkent University, Turkey).

2010 - supervisor of STCU project "Thechnology development and manufaction of new nanosized antimicrobial materials based on nanoparticles of silver, gold, copper colloids and suspensions of dispersed silica with broad-spectrum action and conjugated nanobiothechnological anticancer drugs with low toxicity".

Scientific work

250 publications including 5 chapters in books, 10 review articles, 5 patents; supervisor of 14 PhDs.

Selected publications

  1. Irina Petrik, Anna Eremenko, Adel Rudenko, Enhanced Bactericidal Activity of Cotton Fabrics Modified by Binary Ag/Cu Nanoparticle // World Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2018. V. 3, N. 1, Р. 1-5.
  2. A. Eremenko, I.Petrik, A. Rudenko, O.Tananaiko,  S. Lelyushok, N. Ishchenko The peculiarities of Ag and Cu ions release from bactericidal textiles in water and their influence on spectral, electrical and biocide properties of textile // J Nanosci Nanomed. July-2018;2(1):20-24.
  3. І. Петрик, Н. Смирнова, А. Єременко, О. Фролова, О. Фесенко, С. Ковальчук Вплив допування йонами мангану на структуру, оптичні та фотокаталітичні властивості мезопористих TiO2 плівок, Сб. Поверхность. 2017. Вып. 9(24). С. 156–164 (опубл. 2018р)
  4. А.Eremenko, I. Petrik, N. Smirnova, L. Romanenko, E. Surmasheva, G. Korchak , O. Tananaiko, M. Ishchenko Bactericidal Cotton Fabrics Modified By Silver and Copper Nanoparticles: Optical Spectra, Structures, Electrical Resistance, Journal of Analytical, Bioanalytical and Separation Techniques (Published Date: December-31-2016) v.1, iss.1 pp.1-9 (вийшла з друку в січні 2017р)
  5. I. Shmarakov, Iu. Mukha, N. Vityuk, V. Borschovetska, N. Zhyshchynska, G. Grodzyuk, A. Eremenko, Antitumor activity of alloy and core-shell type bimetallic AgAu nanoparticles Nanoscale Reasearch Letters 2017,  12:333
  6. Alina Khodko, Nataliya Kachalova, Anna Eremenko ,Sergiy Scherbakov,  Iuliia Mukha
  7. Effects of photochromic furan-based diarylethenes on gold nanoparticles aggregation Nanoscale Reasearch Letters 2017, 12:271
  8. N.P. Smirnova, I.S. Petrik, V.S. Vorobets, G. Ya. Kolbasov, A.M.Eremenko Sol-gel synthesis, photo- and electrocatalytic properties of mesoporous TiO2 modified with transition metal ions. Nanoscale Reasearch Letters 2017, 12:247
  9. Порубльова В.В., Малишева М.Л., Муха Ю.П., Смірнова Н.П., Єременко Г.М., Фотостимульовані перетворення у системі Au-триптофан в залежності від рН середовища, Proceedings of the   CERECO 2017, p. 327-331   
  10. І.Петрик, Н.Смірнова, А.Єременко Мезопористі Mn/TiO2 та Cu/TiO2 плівки для екологічного фотокаталізу // Proceedings of the  CERECO 2017 Р.159-166.
  11. Smirnova N. , T. Fesenko, M. Zhukovsky, J. Goworek, A. Eremenko. Photodegradation of Stearic Acid Adsorbed on Superhydrophilic TiO2 Surface: In Situ FT-IR and LDI Study // Nanoscale Research Letters, 2017, 10(1), 1-7 10.1186/s11671-015-1210
  12. M. Eremenko, I.S. Petrik, N.P. Smirnova, A.V. Rudenko, Y.S. Marikvas, Antibacterial and antimycotic activity of cotton fabrics, impregnated with silver and binary silver/copper nanoparticles // Nanoscale Research Letters 2016 V.11 P.28-37
  13. Iu. Mukha, N. Vityuk, O. Severynovska, A. Eremenko, N. Smirnova The pH-Dependent Stucture and Properties of Au and Ag Nanoparticles Produced by Tryptophan Reduction / // Nanoscale Research Letters. – 2016 . – V. 11. – P.101-107
  14. O. Linnik, N. Chorna, N.Smirnova, A. Eremenko, O. Korduban, N. Stefan, C. Ristoscu, G. Socol, M. Miroiu and I. N. Mihailescu, Pulsed Laser-Deposited TiO2-based Films: Synthesis, Electronic Structure and Photocatalytic Activity, 2016,  InTech: Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials,  Chapter 5, Semiconductor Photocatalysis - Materials, Mechanisms and Applications
  15. N. Vityuk, Iu. Mukha, G. Grodzyuk, A. Eremenko. Bimetallic gold/silver alloy nanoparticles prepared in the presence of tryptophan// Поверхность.  2016.–Вып.8(23). 
  16.  I. Shmarakov, Iu. Mukha, N. Vityuk, V. Borschovetska, N. Zhyshchynska, G.  Grodzyuk, A. Eremenko, Antitumor activity of alloy and core-shell type bimetallic AgAu nanoparticles Nanoscale Research Letters 2016, NARL-D-16-01035
  17. Iuliia Mukha, Alina Khodko; Nataliya Kachalova; Sergiy Scherbakov, Anna Eremenko, Effects of photochromic furan-based diarylethenes on gold nanoparticles aggregation Nanoscale Research Letters 2016, NARL-D-16-01009