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Laboratory of Colloid and Surface Chemistry (LCSC)

University of Geneva

Earlier Publications

1983 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006

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Later publications

2006

Borkovec M., Koper G. J. M., Piguet C. (2006) Ion binding to polyelectrolytes, Curr. Opin. Colloid Interf. Sci. 11, 280-289, 10.1016/j.cocis.2006.08.004.

Garces J. L., Koper G. J. M., Borkovec M. (2006) Ionization equilibria and conformational transitions in polyprotic molecules and polyelectrolytes, J. Phys. Chem. B 110, 10937-10950, 10.1021/jp060684i.

Grolimund D., Borkovec M. (2006) Release of colloidal particles in natural porous media by monovalent and divalent cations, J. Contam. Hydrol. 87, 155-175, 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2006.05.002.

Hamacek J., Borkovec M., Piguet C. (2006) Simple thermodynamics for unravelling sophisticated self-assembly processes, Dalton Trans., 2006, 1473-1490, 10.1039/b518461d.

Kleimann J., Lecoultre G., Papastavrou G., Jeanneret S., Galletto P., Koper G. J. M., Borkovec M. (2006) Deposition of nanosized latex particles onto silica and cellulose surfaces studied by optical reflectometry, J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 303, 460-471, 10.1016/j.jcis.2006.08.006.

Lin W., Kobayashi M., Skarba M., Mu C., Galletto P., Borkovec M. (2006) Heteroaggregation in binary mixtures of oppositely charged colloidal particles, Langmuir, 22, 1038-1047, 10.1021/la0522808.

Papastavrou G., Kirwan L. J., Borkovec M. (2006) Decomposing bridging adhesion between polyelectrolyte layers into single molecule contributions, Langmuir, 22, 10880-10884, 10.1021/la062046x.

Pericet-Camara R., Papastavrou G., Behrens S. H., Helm C. A., Borkovec M. (2006) Interaction forces and molecular adhesion between pre-adsorbed poly(ethylene imine) layers, J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 296, 496-506, 10.1016/j.jcis.2005.09.033.

Rentsch S., Pericet-Camara R., Papastavrou G., Borkovec M. (2006) Probing the validity of the Derjaguin approximation for heterogeneous colloidal particles, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 8, 2531-2538, 10.1039/b602145j.

Riley A. M., Trusselle M., Kuad P., Borkovec M., Cho J., Choi J. H., Qian X., Shears S. B., Spiess B., Potter B. V. L. (2006) Scyllo-inositol pentakisphosphate as an analogue of myo-inositol 1,3,4,5,6-pentakisphosphate: Chemical synthesis, physicochemistry and biological applications, ChemBioChem 7, 1114-1122, 10.1002/cbic.200600037

2005

Galletto P., Lin W., Borkovec M. (2005) Measurement of heteroaggregation rate constants by simultaneous static and dynamic light scattering, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 7, 1464-1471 10.1039/b417761d.

Galletto P., Lin W., Mishchenko M. I., Borkovec M. (2005) Light-scattering form factors of asymmetric particle dimers from heteroaggregation experiments, J. Chem. Phys.,123, 064709, 10.1063/1.1996570.

Grolimund D., Borkovec M. (2005) Colloid facilitated transport of strongly sorbing contaminants in natural porous media: Mathematical modeling and laboratory column experiments, Environ. Sci. Technol. 39, 6378-6386, 10.1021/es050207y.

Hamacek J., Borkovec M., Piguet C. (2005) A simple thermodynamic model for quantitatively addressing cooperativity in multicomponent self-assembly processes 1. Theoretical concepts and application to monometallic coordination complexes and bimetallic helicates possessing identical binding sites, Chem. Eur. J. 11, 5217-5226, 10.1002/chem.200500290.

Hamacek J., Borkovec M., Piguet C. (2005), A simple thermodynamic model for quantitatively addressing cooperativity in multicomponent self-assembly processes 2. Extension to multimetallic helicates possessing different binding sites, Chem. Eur. J. 11, 5227-5237, 10.1002/chem.200500289.

Kleimann J., Gehin-Delval C., Auweter H., Borkovec M. (2005) Super-stoichiometric charge neutralization in particle-polyelectrolyte systems, Langmuir, 21, 3688-3698, 10.1021/la046911u.

Kobayashi M., Juillerat F., Galletto P., Bowen P., Borkovec M. (2005) Aggregation and charging of colloidal silica particles: Effect of particle size, Langmuir, 21, 5761-5769, 10.1021/la046829z.

Kobayashi M., Skarba M., Galletto P., Cakara D., Borkovec M. (2005) Effects of heat treatment on the aggregation and charging of Stöber-type silica, J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 292, 139-147, 10.1016/j.jcis.2005.05.093.

Kuad P., Borkovec M., Desage-El Murr M., Le Gallo T., Mioskowski C., Spiess B. (2005) Inframolecular protonation process of norbadione A: Influence of the ionic environment and stereochemical consequences, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 127, 1323-1333, 10.1021/ja0483185.

Piguet C., Borkovec M., Hamacek J., Zeckert K. (2005) Strict self-assembly of polymetallic helicates: The concepts behind the semantics, Coord. Chem. Rev., 249, 705-726, 10.1016/j.ccr.2004.08.023.

Radtchenko I. L., Papastavrou G., Borkovec M. (2005) Direct force measurements between cellulose surfaces and colloidal silica particles, Biomacromolecules, 6, 3057-3066, 10.1021/bm050371d.

2004

Borkovec M., Hamacek J., Piguet C. (2004) Statistical mechanical approach to competitive binding of metal ions to multi-center receptors, Dalton Trans. 2004, 4096-4105, 10.1039/b413603a.

Borkovec M., Spiess B. (2004) Microscopic ionization mechanism of inositol tetrakisphosphates, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 6, 1144-1151, 10.1039/b314412g.

Floquet S., Borkovec M., Bernardinelli G., Pinto A., Leuthold L. A., Hopfgartner G., Imbert D., Bunzli J. C. G., Piguet C. (2004) Programming heteropolymetallic lanthanide helicates: Thermodynamic recognition of different metal ions along the strands, Chem. Eur. J. 10, 1091-1105, 10.1002/chem.200305498.

Kirwan L. J., Papastavrou G., Borkovec M., Behrens S. H. (2004) Imaging the coil-to-globule conformational transition of a weak polyelectrolyte by tuning the polyelectrolyte charge density, Nano Lett. 4, 149-152, 10.1021/nl034912l.

Lin w., Galletto P., Borkovec M. (2004) Charging and aggregation of latex particles by oppositely charged dendrimers, Langmuir 20, 7465-7473, 10.1021/la049006i.

Matijevic E., Borkovec M. (2004) Surface and colloid science, Vol. 17, Plenum Publishers, Kluwer Academic, New York, ISBN 978-0-306-47459-0.

Pericet-Camara R., Papastavrou G., Behrens S. H., Borkovec M. (2004) Interaction between charged surfaces on the Poisson-Boltzmann level: The constant regulation approximation, J. Phys. Chem. B 108, 19467-19475, 10.1021/jp0473063.

Pericet-Camara R., Papastavrou G., Borkovec M. (2004) Atomic force microscopy study of the adsorption and electrostatic self-organisation of poly(amidoamine) dendrimers on mica, Langmuir 20, 3264-3270, 10.1021/la035955k.

Shen C. D., Beer J., Kubik P. W., Suter M., Borkovec M., Liu T. S. (2004) Grain size distribution, Be-10 content and magnetic susceptibility of micrometer-nanometer loess materials, Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res. B 223-24, 613-617, 10.1016/j.nimb.2004.04.113.

Zeckert K., Hamacek J., Rivera J. P., Floquet S., Pinto A., Borkovec M., Piguet C. (2004) A simple thermodynamic model for rationalizing the formation of self-assembled multimetallic edifices: Application to triple-stranded helicates, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 11589-11601, 10.1021/ja0483443.

2003

Cakara D., Kleimann J., Borkovec M. (2003) Microscopic protonation equilibra of poly(amidoamine) dendrimers from macroscopic titrations, Macromolecules 36, 4201-4207, 10.1021/ma0300241.

Koper G. J. M., van Duijvenbode R. C., Stam D. D. P. W., Steuerle U., Borkovec M. (2003) Synthesis and protonation behavior of comblike poly(ethyleneimine), Macromolecules 36, 2500-2507, 10.1021/ma020819s.

2002

Borkovec M., Behrens S. H. (2002) Stabilization of aqueous colloidal dispersions: Electrostatic and steric forces, in Encyclopedia of Colloid and Surface Science, Hubbard A. (ed.), Dekker Publishers, ISBN 9780849396151

Borkovec M., Brynda M., Koper G. J. M., Spiess B. (2002) Resolution of microscopic protonation mechanisms in polyprotic molecules, Chimia 56, 695-700. 10.2533/000942902777679911.

Vulava V. M., Kretzschmar R., Barmettler K., Voegelin A., Grolimund D., Borkovec M. (2002) Cation competition in a natural subsurface material: Prediction of transport behavior, Water Resour. Res. 38, 1049-1056, 10.1029/2001WR000262.

Yu W. L., Borkovec M. (2002) Distinguishing heteroaggregation from homoaggregation in mixed binary particle suspensions by multi-angle static and dynamic light scattering, J. Phys. Chem. B 106, 13106-13110, 10.1021/jp021792h.

Yu W. L., Matijevic E., Borkovec M. (2002) Absolute heteroaggregation rate constants by multiangle static and dynamic light scattering, Langmuir 18, 7853-7860, 10.1021/la0203382.

2001

Borkovec M. (2001) Measuring particle size by light scattering, in Handbook of Applied Surface and Colloid Chemistry, Holmberg K. (ed.), John Wiley, ISBN 9780471490838.

Borkovec M., Daicic J., Koper G. J. M. (2001) Ionization properties of interfaces and linear polyelectrolytes: A discrete charge Ising model, Physica A 298, 1-23, 10.1016/S0378-4371(01)00207-2.

Borkovec M., Jönsson B. and Koper G. J. M. (2001), Ionization processes and proton binding in polyprotic systems: Small molecules, proteins, interfaces and polyelectrolytes, Surf. Colloid Sci., 16, 99-339, link.

Bouyer F., Robben A., Yu W. L., Borkovec M. (2001) Aggregation of colloidal particles in the presence of oppositely charged polyelectrolytes: Effect of surface charge heterogeneities, Langmuir 17, 5225-5231, 10.1021/la010548z.

Grolimund D., Barmettler K., Borkovec M. (2001) Release and transport of colloidal particles in natural porous media: 2. Experimental results and effects of ligands, Water Resour. Res. 37, 571-582, 10.1029/2000WR900286.

Grolimund D., Borkovec M. (2001) Release and transport of colloidal particles in natural porous media: 1. Modeling, Water Resour. Res., 37, 559-570, 10.1029/2000WR900285.

Grolimund D., Elimelech M., Borkovec, M. (2001) Aggregation and deposition kinetics of mobile colloidal particles in natural porous media, Colloids Surf. A 191, 179-188, 10.1016/S0927-7757(01)00773-7.

Koper G. J. M., Borkovec M. (2001) Binding of metal ions to polyelectrolytes and their oligomeric counterparts: An application of a generalized Potts model, J. Phys. Chem. B 105, 6666-6674, 10.1021/jp010320k.

Yu W. L., Bouyer F., Borkovec M. (2001) Polystyrene sulfate latex particles in the presence of poly(vinylamine): Absolute aggregation rate constants and charging behavior, J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 241, 392-399, 10.1006/jcis.2001.7751.

Zheng J., Behrens S. H., Borkovec M., Powers S. E. (2001) Predicting the wettability of quartz surfaces exposed to dense non-aqueous phase liquids, Environ. Sci. Technol. 35, 2207-2213, 10.1021/es0016093.

2000

Behrens S. H., Christl D. I., Emmerzael R., Schurtenberger P., Borkovec M. (2000) Charging and aggregation properties of carboxyl latex particles: Experiment versus DLVO-theory, Langmuir, 16, 2566-2575, 10.1021/la991154z.

Borkovec M., Behrens S. H. (2000) Influence of the secondary interaction energy minimum on the early stages of colloidal aggregation, J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 225, 460-465, 10.1006/jcis.2000.6780.

Borkovec M. and Koper G. J. M. (2000) Cluster expansion method for the complete resolution of microscopic ionization equilibria from NMR titrations, Anal. Chem., 72, 3272-3279, 10.1021/ac991494p.

Borkovec M., Semmler M., Behrens S. H. (2000) Observation of the mobility maximum predicted by the standard electrokinetic model for highly charged amidine latex particles, Langmuir, 16, 5209-5212, 10.1021/la9916373.

Semmler M., Ricka J., Borkovec M. (2000) Diffusional deposition of colloidal particles: Electrostatic interaction and size polydispersity effects, Colloids Surf. A, 165, 79-93, 10.1016/S0927-7757(99)00438-0.

Vulava V. M., Kretzschmar R., Rusch U., Grolimund D., Westall J. C., Borkovec M. (2000) Cation competition in natural subsurface material: Modeling of sorption equilibria, Environ. Science Technol., 34, 2149-2155, 10.1021/es990214k.

van Duijvenbode R. C., Rajanayagam A., Koper G. J. M., Baars M. W. P. L., de Waal B. F. M., Meijer E. W., Borkovec M. (2000) Synthesis and protonation behavior of carboxylate-functionalized poly(propylene imine) dendrimers, Macromolecules, 33, 46-52, 10.1021/ma990968j.

1999

Behrens S. H. and Borkovec M. (1999) Electric double layer interaction of ionizable surfaces: Charge regulation for arbitrary potentials, J. Chem. Phys., 111, 382-385, 10.1063/1.479280.

Behrens S. H., Borkovec M. (1999) Electrostatic interaction of colloidal surfaces with variable charge, J. Phys. Chem. B, 103, 2918-2928, 10.1021/jp984099w.

Behrens S. H. and Borkovec M. (1999) Exact Poisson-Boltzmann solution for the interaction of dissimilar charge-regulating surfaces, Phys. Rev. E, 60, 7040-7048, 10.1103/PhysRevE.60.7040.

Grolimund D., Borkovec M. (1999) Long-term release kinetics of colloidal particles from natural porous media, Environ. Science Technol., 33, 4054-4060, 10.1021/es990194m.

Kinniburgh D. G., van Riemsdijk W. H., Koopal L. K., Borkovec M., Benedetti M. H., Avena M. J. (1999) Ion binding to natural organic matter: Competition, heterogeneity, stoichiometry and thermodynamic consistency, Coll. Surf. A, 151, 147-166, 10.1016/S0927-7757(98)00637-2.

Kretzschmar R., Borkovec M., Grolimund D., Elimelech M. (1999) Mobile subsurface colloids and their role in contaminant transport, Adv. Agronomy, 66, 121-194, 10.1016/S0065-2113(08)60427-7.

Meeussen J. C. L., Kleikemper J., Scheidegger A., Borkovec M., Paterson E., van Riemsdijk W. H., Sparks D. L. (1999) Multicomponent transport of sulfate in goethite-silica sand system at variable pH and ionic strength, Environ. Sci. Technol., 33, 3443-3450, 10.1021/es981055s.

Sartori M., Heller F., Forster T., Borkovec M., Hammann J., Vincent E. (1999) Magnetic properties of loess grain size fractions from the section at Paks (Hungary), Phys. Earth Planet. Interiors, 116, 53-64, 10.1016/S0031-9201(99)00118-1.

van Duijvenbode R. C., Rajanayagam A., Koper G. J. M., Borkovec M., Paulus W., Steuerle U., Haussling L. (1999) Influence of the distance between ionizable groups on the protonation behavior of various hexaamines, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 1, 5649-5654, 10.1039/A907397C.

1998

Behrens S. H., Borkovec M., Schurtenberger P. (1998) Aggregation in charge-stabilized colloidal suspensions revisited, Langmuir, 14, 1951-1954, 10.1021/la971237k.

Behrens S. H., Semmler M., Borkovec M. (1998) Aggregation in sulfate latex suspensions: The role of charge for stability predictions, Progr. Colloid Polymer Sci. 110, 66-69, 10.1007/BFb0118051.

Berne B. J. and Borkovec M. (1998) Classical theories of reaction dynamics: Transition state theory, spatial diffusion controlled reactions, the energy diffusion limit, J. Chem. Soc. Faraday, 94, 2717-2723, 10.1039/A805781H.

Bhattacharjee S., Elimelech M., Borkovec M. (1998) DLVO interaction between colloidal particles: Beyond Derjaguin's approximation, Croat. Chim. Acta, 71, 883-903, link.

Borkovec M. and Koper G. J. M. (1998) Towards a quantitative description of ionization properties of linear and branched polyelectrolytes, Progr. Colloid Polymer Sci. 109, 142-152, 10.1007/BFb0118166.

Borkovec M., Rusch U., Westall J. C. (1998) Competitive ion binding to heterogeneous materials: An affinity distribution approach, in Adsorption of Metals by Geomedia, Jenne E. A. (ed.), Academic Press, New York, pp. 467-482, link.

de Groot J., Koper G. J. M., Borkovec M., de Bleijser J. (1998) Dissociation behavior of poly(maleic acid): Potentiometric titrations, viscometry and model calculations, Macromolecules, 31, 4182-4188, 10.1021/ma971768f.

Grolimund D., Elimelech M., Borkovec M., Barmettler K., Kretzschmar R., Sticher H. (1998) Transport of in situ mobilized colloidal particles in packed soil columns, Env. Sci. Technol., 32, 3562-3569, 10.1021/es980356z.

Luthi Y., Ricka J., Borkovec M. (1998) Colloidal particles at water-glass interface: Deposition kinetics and surface heterogeneity, J. Coll. Int. Sci., 206, 314-321, 10.1006/jcis.1998.5663.

Semmler M., Mann E. K., Ricka J., Borkovec M. (1998) Diffusional deposition of charged latex particles on water-solid interfaces at low ionic strength, Langmuir 14, 5127-5132, 10.1021/la9801559.

van Duijvenbode R., Borkovec M., Koper G. J. M. (1998) Odd-even shell ionization of Asramol dendrimers, Progr. Colloid Polymer Sci. 110, 125-128.

1997

Borkovec M. (1997) The origin of 1-pK and 2-pK models for ionizable water-solid interfaces, Langmuir, 13, 2608-2613, 10.1021/la9621325.

Borkovec M., Daicic J., Koper G. J. M. (1997) On the difference in ionization properties between planar interfaces and linear polyelectrolytes, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 94, 3499-3503, 10.1073/pnas.94.8.3499.

Borkovec M. and Koper G. J. M. (1997) Proton binding characteristics of branched polyelectrolytes, Macromolecules, 30, 2151-2158, 10.1021/ma961312i.

Borkovec M., Rusch U., Cernik M., Koper G. J. M., Westall J. C. (1997) Reply to a comment on the article ``Affinity distributions and acid-base properties of homogeneous and heterogeneous sorbents: Exact results versus experimental data inversion'', Colloids Surfaces A, 122, 267-268, 10.1016/S0927-7757(97)00007-1.

Holthoff H., Borkovec M., Schurtenberger P. (1997) Determination of light scattering form factors of latex particle dimers with simultaneous static and dynamic light scattering in an aggregating suspension, Phys. Rev. E, 56, 6954-6953, 10.1103/PhysRevE.56.6945.

Holthoff H., Schmitt A., Fernández-Barbero A., Borkovec M., Cabrerízo-Vílchez M. A., Schurtenberger P., Hidalgo-Álvarez R. (1997) Measurement of absolute coagulation rate constants for colloidal particles: Comparison of single and multiparticle light scattering techniques, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 192, 463-470, 10.1006/jcis.1997.5022.

Koper G. J. M., van Genderen M. H. P., Elissen-Roman C., Baars M. W. P. L., Meier E. W., Borkovec M. (1997) Protonation mechanism of poly(propylene imine) dendrimers and some associated oligo amines, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 119, 6512-6521, 10.1021/ja970442j.

Kretzschmar R., Barmettler K., Grolimund D., Yan Y. D., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1997) Experimental determination of colloid deposition rates and collision efficiencies in natural porous media, Water Resour. Res., 33, 1129-1137, 10.1029/97WR00298.

Rusch U., Borkovec M., Daicic J., van Riemsdijk W. H. (1997) Interpretation of competitive adsorption isotherms in terms of affinity distributions, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 191, 247-255, 10.1006/jcis.1997.4904.

Schudel M., Behrens S. H., Holthoff H., Kretzschmar R., Borkovec M. (1997) Absolute aggregation rate constants of hematite particles in aqueous suspensions: A comparison of two different surface morphologies, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 196, 241-253, 10.1006/jcis.1997.5207.

van Duijvenbode R., Borkovec M., Koper G. J. M. (1997) Acid-base properties of poly(propylene imine) dendrimers, Polymer, 39, 2657-2664, 10.1016/S0032-3861(97)00573-9.

Westall J. C., Cernik M., Borkovec M. (1997) Modeling metal speciation in aquatic systems, in Metals in Surface Waters, Allen H. E., Garrison W., Luther G. W. (eds.) Ann Arbor Press, Chelsea, Michigan, pp. 191-216, link.

1996

Borkovec M., Burgisser C. S., Cernik M., Glattli U., Sticher H. (1996) Quantitative description of multi-component reactive transport in porous media: An empirical approach, Trans. Porous. Media, 25, 193-204, 10.1007/BF00135855.

Borkovec M. and Koper G. J. M. (1996) Ising models and acid-base properties of weak polyelectrolytes, Ber. Bunsen. Ges. Phys. Chem., 100, 764-769, 0.1002/bbpc.19961000614.

Borkovec M., Rusch U., Cernik M. (1996) Construction of equilibrium ion binding models for natural heterogeneous materials: Solving an ill-posed problem, in Hydroinformatics 96, Muller A. (ed.), Balkema, Rotterdam, Vol. 2, pp. 549-556.

Borkovec M., Rusch U., Cernik M., Koper G. J. M., Westall J. C. (1996) Affinity distributions and acid-base properties of homogeneous and heterogeneous sorbents: Exact results versus experimental data inversion, Colloids Surfaces A, 107, 285-296, 10.1016/0927-7757(95)03339-4.

Cernik M., Borkovec M., Westall J. C. (1996) Affinity distribution description of competitive ion binding to heterogeneous materials, Langmuir, 12, 6127-6137, 10.1021/la960008f.

Holthoff H., Egelhaaf S. U., Borkovec M., Schurtenberger P., Sticher H. (1996) Coagulation rate measurements of colloidal particles by simultaneous static and dynamic light scattering, Langmuir, 12, 5541-5549, 10.1021/la960326e.

Grolimund D., Borkovec M., Barmettler K., Sticher H. (1996) Colloid facilitated transport of strongly sorbing contaminants in natural porous media: A laboratory column study, Environ. Sci. Technol., 30, 3118-3123, 10.1021/es960246x.

Koper G. J. M. and Borkovec M. (1996) Exact affinity distributions of linear polyampholytes and polyelectrolytes, J. Chem. Phys., 104, 4204-4213, 10.1063/1.471232.

Meeussen J. C. L., Scheidegger A., Hiemstra T., van Riemsdijk W. H., Borkovec M. (1996) Predicting multicomponent adsorption and transport of fluoride at variable pH in a goethite-silica sand system, Environ. Sci. Technol., 30, 481-488, 10.1021/es950178z.

1995

Cernik M., Borkovec M., Westall J. C. (1995) Regularized least-squares methods for the calculation of discrete and continuous affinity distributions for heterogeneous sorbents, Environ. Sci. Technol., 29, 413-425, 10.1021/es00002a018.

Cernik M., Federer P., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1995) Calculation of zinc transport in a soil contaminated by a brass foundry, in Groundwater Quality: Remediation and Protection, Kovar K. and Krasny J. (eds.), IAHS Press, Wallingford, pp. 239-246, 10.1016/0148-9062(95)92423-f.

Gisler T., Borkovec M., Schurtenberger P., Klein R. (1995) Poisson-Boltzmann cell model for charge renormalization in suspensions of interacting colloidal particles, Progr. Colloid Polymer Sci., 98, 295-298. link.

Grolimund D., Borkovec M., Federer P., Sticher H. (1995) Measurement of sorption isotherms with flow-through reactors, Environ. Sci. Technol., 29, 2317-2321 (1995), 10.1021/es00009a025.

Yan Y. D., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1995) Deposition and release of colloidal particles in porous media, Progr. Colloid Polymer Sci., 98, 132-135, link.

1994

Borkovec M., De Paris W., Peikert R. (1994) The fractal dimension of the Apollonian sphere packing, Fractals, 2, 521-526, 10.1142/S0218348X94000739.

Borkovec M. and Koper G. J. M. (1994) Affinity distributions of polyampholytes with interacting acid-base broups, Langmuir, 10, 2863-2865, 10.1021/la00021a004.

Borkovec M. and Koper G. J. M. (1994) Ising models of polyprotic acids and bases, J. Phys. Chem., 98, 6038-6045, 10.1021/j100074a034.

Bürgisser C., Scheidegger A., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1994) Chromatographic charge density determination of materials with low surface area, Langmuir, 10, 855-860, 10.1021/la00015a041.

Cernik M., Barmettler K., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1994) Multicomponent transport of major cations in columns, in Transport and Reactive Processes in Aquifers Stauffer F. and Dracos T. H. (eds.), A. A. Balkema, Rotterdam, pp. 119-124.

Cernik M., Barmettler K., Grolimund D., Rohr W., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1994) Cation transport in natural porous media on laboratory scale: Multicomponent effects, J. Contam. Hydrol., 16, 319-337, 10.1016/0169-7722(94)90042-6.

Cernik M., Federer P., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1994) Modeling of heavy metal transport in a contaminated soil, J. Environ. Qual., 23, 1239-1248, 10.2134/jeq1994.00472425002300060017x.

Gisler T., Schulz S. F., Borkovec M., Schurtenberger P., D'Aguano B., Klein R., Sticher H. (1994) Understanding colloidal charge renormalization from surface chemistry: Experiment and theory, J. Chem. Phys., 101, 9924-9936, 10.1063/1.467894.

Scheidegger A., Bürgisser C., Borkovec M., Sticher H., Meeussen H., van Riemsdijk W. H. (1994) Convective transport of acids and bases in porous media, Water Resour. Res., 30, 2937-2944, 10.1029/94WR01785.

1993

Borkovec M., Wu Q., Degovics G., Laggner P., Sticher H. (1993) Surface area and size distributions of soil particles, Colloids Surf. A, 73, 65-76, 10.1016/0927-7757(93)80007-2.

Bürgisser C., Cernik M., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1993) Measurement of nonlinear adsorption isotherms using column experiments: An alternative to batch studies, Environ. Sci. Technol., 27, 943-943, 10.1021/es00042a018.

Gisler T. and Borkovec M. (1993) Stability ratios for doublet formation and for deposition of colloidal particles with arbitrary interaction potentials: An analytical approximation, Langmuir, 9, 2247-2249, 10.1021/la00032a058.

Scheidegger A., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1993) Coating of silica sand with goethite: Preparation and analytical identification, Geoderma, 58, 43-65, 10.1016/0016-7061(93)90084-X.

Schulz S. F., Gisler T., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1993) Surface charge on functionalized latex spheres in aqueous colloidal suspensions, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 164, 88-98, 10.1006/jcis.1994.1146.

Wu Q., Borkovec M., Sticher H. (1993) On particle size distributions in soils, Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J., 57, 883-890, 10.2136/sssaj1993.03615995005700040001x.

1992

Borkovec M. (1992) Phenomenological theories of globular microemulsions, Adv. Interface Colloid Sci., 37, 195-217, 10.1016/0001-8686(92)80084-B.

1991

Borkovec M., Buchter B., Sticher H., Behra P., Sardin M. (1991) Chromatographic methods and transport of chemicals in soils, Chimia, 45, 221-227, .

Borkovec M., Eicke H. F. (1991) Erratum: Surfactant monolayer rigidities from Kerr effect measurements on microemulsions: Chem. Phys. Letters 157 (1989) 457, Chem. Phys. Letters 187, 554, 10.1016/0009-2614(91)80299-D.

Ricka J., Borkovec M., Hofmeier U. (1991) Coated droplet model of microemulsions: Optical matching and polydispersity, J. Chem. Phys. 94, 8503-8509, 10.1063/1.460083.

1990

Borkovec M. and Talkner P. (1990) Generalized reactive flux method for numerical evaluation of rate constants, J. Chem. Phys., 92, 5307-5310, 10.1063/1.458535.

Häänggi P., Talkner P., Borkovec M. (1990) Reaction-rate theory: Fifty years after Kramers, Rev. Mod. Phys., 62, 251-341, 10.1103/RevModPhys.62.251.

Ricka J., Borkovec M., Hofmeier U., Eicke H. F. (1990) Self-diffusion in concentrated microemulsions: Light scattering at optical matching and fluorescence correlation, Europhys. Lett., 11, 379-385, 10.1209/0295-5075/11/4/015.

1989

Borkovec M. (1989) From micelles to microemulsion droplets: Size distributions, shape fluctuations and interfacial tensions, J. Chem. Phys., 91, 6268-6281, 10.1063/1.457393.

Borkovec M. and Eicke H. F. (1989) Surfactant monolayer rigidities from Kerr effect measurements on microemulsions, Chem. Phys. Lett., 157, 457-461, 10.1016/0009-2614(88)85083-8.

Borkovec M., Eicke H. F., Ricka J. (1989) Polydispersity in dilute microemulsions: A consequence of the monomer-droplet equilibrium, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 131, 366-381, 10.1016/0021-9797(89)90179-3.

Eicke H. F., Borkovec M., Das Gupta B. (1988) Conductivity of a water-in-oil microemulsion: A quantitative charge fluctuation model, J. Phys. Chem., 93, 314-317, 10.1021/j100338a062.

van der Linden E., Bedeaux D., Borkovec M. (1989) Dynamics of microemulsion droplets, Physica A, 162, 99-110, 10.1016/0378-4371(89)90558-X.

1988

Berne B. J., Borkovec M., Straub J. E. (1988) Classical and modern methods of reaction rate theory, J. Phys. Chem., 92, 3711-3725, 10.1021/j100324a007.

Borkovec M., Eicke H. F., Das Gupta B., Hammerich H. (1988) Two percolation processes in microemulsions, J. Phys. Chem., 92, 206-211, 10.1021/j100312a045.

Borkovec M. and Eicke H. F. (1988) Shape fluctuations and polarizability of droplets, Chem. Phys. Lett., 147, 195-202, 10.1016/0009-2614(88)85083-8.

Straub J. E., Borkovec M., Berne B. J. (1988) Molecular dynamics study of an isomerizing diatomic in a Lennard-Jones fluid, J. Chem. Phys., 89, 4833-4847, 10.1063/1.455678.

1987

Borkovec M. and Berne B. J. (1987) Activated barrier crossing for many degrees of freedom: Corrections to the low friction Kramers result, J. Chem. Phys., 86, 2444-2446, 10.1063/1.452095.

Kahlweit M., Strey R., Haase D., Kunieda H., Schmeling T., Faulhaber B., Borkovec M., Eicke H. F., Busse G., Eggers F., Funck T., Richmann H., Magit L., Soederman O., Stilbs P., Winkler J., Dittrich A., and Jahn W. (1987) How to study microemulsions, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 118, 436-453. 10.1016/0021-9797(87)90480-2.

Straub J. E., Borkovec M., Berne B. J. (1987) Calculation of dynamic friction on intramolecular degrees of freedom, J. Phys. Chem., 91, 4995-4998, 10.1021/j100303a019.

Straub J. E., Borkovec M., Berne B. J. (1987) Erratum and addendum: Non-Markovian activated rate processes: Comparison of current theories with numerical simulation data [J. Chem. Phys. 84, 1788 (1986)], J. Chem. Phys., 86, 1079, 10.1063/1.452795.

Straub J. E., Borkovec M., Berne B. J. (1987) Numerical simulation of rate constants for a two degree of freedom system in the weak collision limit, J. Chem. Phys., 86, 4296-4297, 10.1063/1.451890.

1986

Borkovec M. and Berne B. J. (1986) Energy and angular momentum diffusion theory of dissociation rate constants, J. Chem. Phys., 84, 4327-4331, 10.1063/1.450054.

Borkovec M., Straub J. E., Berne B. J. (1986) Influence of intramolecular vibrational relaxation on the pressure dependence of unimolecular rate constants, J. Chem. Phys., 85, 146-149, 10.1063/1.451651.

Straub J. E., Borkovec M., Berne B. J. (1986) Non-Markovian activated rate processes: Comparison of current theories with numerical simulation data, J. Chem. Phys., 84, 1788-1794. 10.1063/1.450425.

1985

Borkovec M. and Berne B. J. (1985) Collisional model for diatomic recombination reaction, J. Phys. Chem., 89, 3994-3998, 10.1021/j100265a013.

Borkovec M. and Berne B. J. (1985) Reaction dynamics in the low pressure regime: The Kramers model and collisional models of molecules with many degrees of freedom, J. Chem. Phys., 82, 794-799, 10.1063/1.448505.

Straub J. E., Borkovec M., Berne B. J. (1985) Shortcomings of current theories of non-Markovian activated rate processes, J. Chem. Phys., 83, 3172-3174, 10.1063/1.449172.

1983

Borkovec M., Westall J. C. (1983) Solution of the Poisson-Boltzmann equation for surface excesses of ions in the diffuse layer at the oxide-electrolyte interface, J. Electroanal. Chem. 150, 325-337, 10.1016/S0022-0728(83)80214-9.