Dr. Adriana Paula Popa

Scientific Researcher II


Department: Physics of Nanostructured Systems
Research Team: Nanocomposite Materials with Adjustable Properties

Phone: (+40)264-584037, int. 210, 209
Office: Building C, Room C1.01a
E-mail: adriana.popa[at]itim-cj[dot]ro

Research Interests and Expertise

  • Electron Spin Resonance, Nanomaterials, Photocatalysis
  • Diluted magnetic semiconductors
  • Composites nanomaterials with photocatalytic properties
  • Reactive Oxygen Speacies (ROS) involved in photocatalytic and antibacterian activity
  • Antioxidant activity evaluated by Electron Spin Resonance
  • Thin film morfology evaluated by Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)


MSc in Physics 2000 – Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
PhD in Physics 2004 – Joseph Fourier University, Grenoble, France