• Total number of publications: 32 (30 original research articles, 2 reviews)
  • First and/or corresponding authorship: 18
  • Total citations: 694 (ISI Web of Science), 826 (Scopus), 1030 (Google Scholar)
  • h-index: 15 (ISI Web of Science), 16 (Scopus), 18 (Google Scholar)
  • Total IF: 203.8
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  • 2015

32.   G. A. Sotiriou, D. Singh, F. Zhang, W. Wohlleben, M-C. G. Chalbot, I. G. Kavouras & P. Demokritou. “An integrated methodology for the assessment of environmental health implications during thermal decomposition of nano-enabled products” Environ. Sci.: Nano 2, 262-272 (2015). link

31.   K. Fujiwara, G. A. Sotiriou & S. E. Pratsinis. “Enhanced Ag+ ion Release from aqueous nanosilver suspensions by absorption of ambient CO2Langmuir 31, 5284–5290 (2015). link

30.   S. Pirela, G.A. Sotiriou, D. Bello, M. Shafer, K. Lee Bunker, V. Castranova, T. Thomas & P. Demokritou. “Consumer exposures to laser printer-emitted nanoparticles: A case study of the life-cycle implications from nano-enabled products” Nanotoxicology 9, 760-768 (2015). link

29.   C. O. Blattmann, G. A. Sotiriou & S. E. Pratsinis. “Rapid synthesis of flexible conductive polymer nanocomposite films” Nanotechnology 26, 125601 (2015). link

28.   C. Peters, O. Ergeneman, G. A. Sotiriou, H. Choi, B. J. Nelson & C. Hierold. “Visible light curing of Epon SU-8-based superparamagnetic polymer composites with random and ordered particle configurations” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 7, 193-200 (2015). link

  • 2014

27.   G.A. Sotiriou, G.D. Etterlin, A. Spyrogianni, F. Krumeich, J-C. Leroux & S.E. Pratsinis. “Plasmonic biocompatible silver-gold alloyed nanoparticles”, Chem. Comm. 50, 13559-13562 (2014). link

26.   N.V. Konduru, K.M. Murdaugh, G.A. Sotiriou, T.C. Donaghey, P. Demokritou, J.D. Brain & R.M. Molina. “Bioavailability, distribution and clearance of tracheally-instilled and gavaged uncoated or silica-coated zinc oxide nanoparticles”, Part. Fibre Toxicol. 11:44 (2014). link

25.   V.A. Okello, S. Gass, G. Pyrgiotakis, N. Du, A. Lake, V. Kariuki, G.A. Sotiriou, B. Deng, P. Demokritou & O.A. Sadik. “Capture, isolation and electrochemical detection of industrially-relevant engineered aerosol nanoparticles using poly(amic) acid, phase-inverted, nano-membranes”, J. Hazard. Mater. 279, 365-374 (2014). link

24.   G.A. Sotiriou, C. Watson, K.M. Murdaugh, T.H. Darrah, G. Pyrgiotakis, A. Elder, J.D. Brain & P. Demokritou. “Engineering Safer-by-Design, Transparent, Silica-coated ZnO Nanorods with Reduced DNA Damage Potential”, Environ. Sci.: Nano 1, 144-153 (2014). link Research highlight in RSC Chemistry World on 14 February 2014 link

23.   G.A. Sotiriou, F. Starsich, A. Dasargyri, M.C. Wurnig, F. Krumeich, A. Boss, J-C. Leroux & S.E. Pratsinis. “Photothermal Killing of Cancer Cells by the Controlled Plasmonic Coupling of Silica-coated Au/Fe2O3 Nanoaggregates”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 24, 2818-2827 (2014). link Featured in ETH News on 24 March 2014 link Frontispiece of issue published on 21 May 2014: link 

22.   A.M. Hirt, G.A. Sotiriou, P.R. Kidambi & A. Teleki. “Effect of Size, Composition and Morphology on Magnetic Performance: First Order Reversal Curves Evaluation of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles”, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 044314 (2014). link

21.   S. Fusco, M.S. Sakar, S. Kennedy, R. Bottani, F. Starsich, C. Peters, G.A. Sotiriou, S. Pané, S.E. Pratsinis, C. Hierold, D. Mooney & B. J. Nelson. “An Integrated Microrobotic Platform for On-demand, Targeted Therapeutic Interventions”, Adv. Mater. 26, 952-957 (2014). link Cover page of issue published on 12 February 2014

  • 2013

20.   G.A. Sotiriou, M.A. Visbal-Onufrak, A. Teleki, E.J. Juan, A.M. Hirt, S.E. Pratsinis, C. Rinaldi, “Thermal Energy Dissipation by SiO2-coated Plasmonic-Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles in Alternating Magnetic Fields”, Chem. Mater. 25, 4603-4612 (2013). link

19.   S. Gass, J. Cohen, G. Pyrgiotakis, G.A. Sotiriou, S.E. Pratsinis, P. Demokritou, “Safer Formulation Concept for Flame-Generated Engineered Nanomaterials”, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 1, 843-857 (2013). link

18.   A. Pratsinis, P. Hervella, J-C. Leroux, S.E. Pratsinis, G.A. Sotiriou, “Toxicity of Silver Nanoparticles in Macrophages”, Small 9, 2576-2584 (2013). link

17.   G.A. Sotiriou, C.O. Blattmann, S.E. Pratsinis, “Flexible, Multifunctional, Magnetically Actuated Nanocomposite Films”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 23, 34-41 (2013). link

16.   G.A. Sotiriou, “Biomedical Applications of Multifunctional Plasmonic Nanoparticles”, WIREs Nanomed. Nanobiotechnol. 5, 19-30 (2013). link

  • 2012

15.   Y. Deligiannakis, G.A. Sotiriou, S.E. Pratsinis, “Antioxidant and Antiradical SiO2 Nanoparticles Covalently Functionalized with Gallic Acid”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 4, 6609-6617 (2012). link Featured in ETH life on 17 June 2013 link

14.   G.A. Sotiriou, E. Diaz, M. S. Long, J. Godleski, J. Brain, S.E. Pratsinis, P. Demokritou, “A Novel Platform for Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Toxicological Characterization of Inhaled Engineered Nanomaterials”, Nanotoxicology 6, 680-690 (2012). link

13.   G.A. Sotiriou, D. Franco, D. Poulikakos, A. Ferrari, “Optically Stable Biocompatible Flame-Made SiO2-Coated Y2O3:Tb3+ Nanophosphors for Cell Imaging”, ACS Nano 6, 3888–3897 (2012). link

12.   C.S-J. Tsai, M.E. Echevarria-Vega, G.A. Sotiriou, C. Santeufemio, D. Schmidt, P. Demokritou, M. Ellenbecker, “Evaluation of Environmental Filtration Control of Engineered Nanoparticles using the Harvard Versatile Engineered Nanomaterial Generation System (VENGES)”, J. Nanopart. Res. 14, 812 (2012). link

11.   O. Ergeneman, G. Chatzipirpiridis, J. Pokki, M. Marin-Suarez, G.A. Sotiriou, S. Medina-Rodriguez, J.F. Fernandez Sanchez, A. Fernandez-Gutierrez, S. Pane, B.J. Nelson, “In Vitro Oxygen Sensing using Intraocular Microrobots”, IEEE Trans. Biomed. Eng. 59, 3104-3109 (2012). Cover page of issue published Nov 2012 link

10.   G.A. Sotiriou, M. Schneider, S.E. Pratsinis, “Green, Silica-coated Monoclinic Y2O3:Tb3+ Nanophosphors: Flame Synthesis and Characterization”, J. Phys. Chem. C 116, 4493-4499 (2012). link

9.   G.A. Sotiriou, A. Meyer, J.T.N. Knijnenburg, S. Panke, S.E. Pratsinis, “Quantifying the Origin of Released Ag+ ions from Nanosilver”, Langmuir 28, 15929–15936 (2012). link

8.   S.B. Bubenhofer, C.M. Schumacher, F.M. Koehler, N.A. Luechinger, G.A. Sotiriou, R.N. Grass, W.J. Stark, “Electrical Resistivity of Assembled Transparent Inorganic Oxide Nanoparticle Thin Layers: Influence of Silica, Insulating Impurities and Surfactant Layer Thickness”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 4, 2664–2671 (2012). link

  • 2011

7.   G.A. Sotiriou, S.E. Pratsinis, “Engineering Nanosilver as an Antibacterial, Biosensor and Bioimaging Material”, Curr. Opin. Chem. Eng. 1, 3-10 (2011). link

6.   G.A. Sotiriou, A. Hirt, P.-Y. Lozach, A. Teleki, F. Krumeich, S.E. Pratsinis, “Hybrid Silica-coated, Janus-like Plasmonic-Magnetic Nanoparticles”, Chem. Mater. 23, 1985-1992 (2011). link

5.   G.A. Sotiriou, A. Teleki, A. Camenzind, F. Krumeich, A. Meyer, S. Panke, S.E. Pratsinis, “Nanosilver on Nanostructured Silica: Antibacterial Activity and Ag Surface Area”, Chem. Eng. J. 170, 547-554 (2011). link

4.   A.B. Dahlin, T. Sannomiya, R. Zahn, G.A. Sotiriou, J. Vörös, “Electrochemical Crystallization of Plasmonic Nanostructures”, Nano Lett. 11, 1337-1343 (2011). link

3.   G.A. Sotiriou, M. Schneider, S.E. Pratsinis, “Color-Tunable Nanophosphors by Codoping Flame-Made Y2O3 with Tb and Eu”, J. Phys. Chem. C 115, 1084–1089 (2011). link

  • 2010

2.   G.A. Sotiriou, T. Sannomiya, A. Teleki, F. Krumeich, J. Vörös, S.E. Pratsinis, “Non-toxic, Dry-coated Nanosilver for Plasmonic Biosensors”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 20, 4250-4257 (2010). Frontispiece of issue published on 21 Dec 2010 link

1.   G.A. Sotiriou, S.E. Pratsinis, “Antibacterial Activity of Nanosilver Ions and Particles”, Environ. Sci. Technol. 44, 5649-5654 (2010). link