Gheorghe Duca

Title/degree Academician, Doctor habilitate, Professor
Position Head of the Centre of Physical and Inorganic Chemistry
Principal scientific researcher in Laboratory Physical and Quantum Chemistry
Office 225
Phone/fax (+373 22) 72 79 11
Email [email protected]
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Webpage: http://www.duca.md/
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Research areas

Physical Chemistry, Ecological and Environmental Chemistry, Redox Processes, Kinetics and Catalysis

Publications
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Monographs

  1. VASEASHTA, A.; DUCA, Gh.; A.; TRAVIN, S. ”Encyclopedia of Water Science and Society”. IGI Global, SUA., 2021. Pages: 1500|, ISBN13: 9781799873563|  ISBN10: 1799873560  EISBN13: 9781799873570, doi: 10.4018/978-1-7998-7356-3, In proces de publicare.
  2. DUCA, Gh.; VASEASHTA, A. Handbook of Research ”Emerging Developments and Environmental Impacts of Ecological Chemistry”.  IGI Global, SUA., 2020. 649 p. ISBN13: 9781799812418, ISBN10: 1799812413, EISBN13: 9781799812432, doi: 10.4018/978-1-7998-1241-8.
  3. XU, J.; AHMED, S.E.; COOKE, F.L.; DUCA, Gh. Proceedings of the XIIIth  International Conference ”Management of Science and Engineering Management” ICMSEM, Editura: Springer, 2020, Volume 1001, 825 p. ISSN 2194-5357, ISBN 978-3-030-21247-6.
  4. XU, J.; AHMED, S.E.; COOKE, F.L.; DUCA, Gh. Proceedings of the XIIIth  International Conference ”Management of Science and Engineering Management” ICMSEM, Editura: Springer, 2020, Volume 1002, 783 p. ISSN 2194-5357, ISBN 978-3-030-21254-4.
  5. XU, J.; DUCA, Gh. AHMED, S.E.; MARQUEZ, F.P.G.: HAJIYEV, A. Proceedings of the XIVth  International Conference ”Management of Science and Engineering Management” ICMSEM, Editura: Springer, 2020, Volume 1190, 845 p. ISSN 2194-5357, ISBN 978-3-030-49828-3.
  6. XU, J.; DUCA, Gh. AHMED, S.E.; MARQUEZ, F.P.G.: HAJIYEV, A. (Eds.). Proceedings of the XIVth  International Conference ”Management of Science and Engineering Management” ICMSEM, Editura: Springer, 2020, Volume 1191, 819 p. ISSN 2194-5357, ISBN 978-3-030-49888-7.
  7. DUCA, Gh. Knowledge Society (Turk) - Baki. Ed:Kitab Mutэrcim-Poligrafiya Mэrkэzindэ, 2019, 304p. - ISBN 978-9952-4713-6-6.
  8. DUCA, GH. AND MACAEV, F. Compounds and Materials for Drug Development and Biomedical Applications / Editura Academiei Române: ISTROS.: București –Brăilă, 2018 – 310 p. – ISBN 978-973-27-2944-1/ 978-606-654-297-5.
  9. DUCA, GH. Ed. Management of Water Quality in Moldova. Dordrecht: Springer, 2014. 241 p. (Water Science and Technology Library; Vol. 69). ISBN 978-3-319-02707-4. https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319027074.
  10. DUCA GH. Homogeneous Catalysis with Metal Complexes: Fundamentals and Applications. Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, 2012. 478 p. (Springer Series in Chemical Physics; Vol. 102). ISBN 978-3-642-24628-9. https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783642246289.
  11. DUCA, GH., ROMANCIUC, L. AND PORUBIN, D. Groundwater Resources of Moldova and Transboundary Impact. In: Transboundary Aquifers in the Eastern Borders of the European Union. Regional Cooperation for Effective Management of Water Resources. Ed. by Tomasz NAŁĘCZ. Dordrecht: Springer, 2012, Chapter 11, pp. 121-127. (NATO Science for Peace and Security Ser. C: Environmental Security). doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-3949-9_11. https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-94-007-3949-9_11.
  12. BAHADIR, A. M. and DUCA, GH. Eds. The Role of Ecological Chemistry in Pollution Research and Sustainable Development. Dordrecht: Springer, 2009. 308 p. (NATO Science for Peace and Security Ser. C: Environmental Security). ISBN 978-90-481-2901-0 (Print); 978-90-481-2903-4 (online). doi:10.1007/978-90-481-2903-4. http://www.springer.com/la/book/9789048129010.
     

Articles

  1. DUCA, Gh.; BLONSCHI, V.; GLADCHI, V.; TRAVIN, S. ”Dynamics of Different Sulfur Forms in Natural waters and Their Influence on the Redox State” la editura: American Journal of Physical Chemistry (Volume 9, Issue 3, September 2020, Pages: 52-61, Published: Aug. 19, 2020).
  2. DUCA, Gh.; COVALIOV, V.; COVALIOVA, O. Production, Structure and Photocatalytic Properties of Nanotubular TiO2. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 2020, 19(1), p. 1-10. – ISSN: 582-9596, IF = 2,3.
  3. DUCA, Gh.; TRAVIN, S.O. Reactions’ Mechanisms and Applications of Hydrogen Peroxide. American Journal of Physical Chemistry. 2020, 9(2). ISSN: 2327-2430 (Print); ISSN: 2327-2449 (Online). pp. 36-44. doi:10.11648/j.ajpc.20200902.13, FI = 4,2.
  4. POVAR, I.; ZINICOVSCAIA, I.; SPINU, O.; UBALDINI, E.; MITINA, T.; LUPASCU, T.; DUCA, Gh. Thermodynamic analyzing of heavy metals precipitation for recovery from industrial wastewaters. Environmental Engineering and Management, 2020, Vol. 19, No. 2, 281-288. IF=1.186).
  5. ZINICOVSCAIA, I.; STURZA R.; DULIU, O. G.; GROZDOV, D.; GUNDORINA, S.; GHENDOV-MOSANU, A.; DUCA, Gh. Determination of major and minor elements in Moldavan fruits by neutron activation analysis and assessment of their provenance. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020,17, 7112; doi:10.3390/ijerph17197112.
  6. DUCA, Gh., COVALIOV, V., COVALIOVA, O. Production, Structure and Photocatalytic Properties of Nanotubular TiO2.  Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 2020, 19(1), P. 1-10. - ISSN 1582-9596.
  7.   DUCA, Gh, NEDEALCOV, M., TRAVIN, S., GLADCHI, V. Regional Climate Change and Surface Waters. Present Environmental and Sustainable Development, 2019, 13 (1), 45-55, https://doi.org/10.2478/pesd-2019-0004.
  8.   DUCA Gh., NEDEALCOV M.  and IVANOV V. Estimation of Environmental Quality Based on Ecometric Climatic Indicators/ On The Example of the Republic of Moldova. Present Environment and Sustainable Development. 2018, 12(1), 149-167. DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/pesd-2018-0012. https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/pesd.2018.12.issue-1/pesd-2018-0012/pesd-2018-0012.xml.
  9. DUCA Gh., NEDEALCOV M., IVANOV V. Total Runoff of Surface Waters in New Climatic Conditions on the Republic of Moldova’s Territory. Present Environment and Sustainable Development. 2018, 12(1), 81-94. DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/pesd-2018-0007 https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/pesd.2018.12.issue-1/pesd-2018-0007/pesd-2018-0007.xml.
  10. DUCA Gh., COVALIOVA O. Intensified Water Treatment Methods. In: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Management Science and Engineering Management. Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, 2017, pp. 1041-1051. (Ser. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Vol. 502). http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-981-10-1837-4_86.
  11. DUCA GH., ARICU A., LUNGU L., TENU N., CIOCARLAN A., GUTU Y., DRAGALIN I., BARBA A. Synthesis of New Homodrimane Sesquiterpenoids Containing Diazine, 1,2,4-Triazole And Carbazole Ring. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. General, Industrial and Ecological Chemistry. 2018, 13(1), 69-73. http://www.cjm.asm.md/sites/default/files/article_files/ChemJMold_10.19261cjm.2017.458-Aricu.pdf.
  12. DUCA Gh., STURZA R., SIRETANU L. Estimation of Organic Pesticide Residues in Wines of Moldova. CLEAN – Soil, Air, Water. 2012, 40(6), 661-666. Online ISSN 1863-0669. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/clen.201100081.
  13. DUCA, Gh., MARCHITAN, N., MEREUŢA ,A., BOECHZELT, H. G. STUDY of the Separation Process of Tartaric Acid by Ion-exchange with Solid Anionites Amberlite IRA-67 and Amberlite IRA-410. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 2008, 7(4), 413-416. http://eemj.eu/index.php/EEMJ/article/view/431.
  14. DUCA, Gh., ARICU, A., KUCHKOVA, K., SECARA, E., BARBA, A., DRAGALIN, I., UNGUR, N., SPENGLER G. Synthesis, structural elucidation and biological evaluations of new guanidine-containing terpenoids as anticancer agents. Nat.  Prod. Res. 2018. DOI:10.1080/14786419.2018.1516658.
  15. DUCA, Gh., ANGHEL, L., ERHAN ,R. V. Structural Aspects of Lactoferrin and Serum Transferrin Observed by Ftir Spectroscopy. Chemistry Journal of Moldova. General, Industrial and Ecological Chemistry. 2018, 13(1), 111-116. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.19261/cjm.2018.482.
  16. DUCA, Gh., MEREUTA ,A. Solid Waste Management in the Republic of Moldova. In: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Management Science and Engineering Management: ICMSEM 2017. Lecture Notes on Multidisciplinary Industrial Engineering. Cham: Springer, 2017, pp. 1283-1295. DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-59280-0_107.
  17. DUCA, Gh., HAJIYEV A.,SEROTILA I. Evolving Science Management Paradigm for the Benefit of Socio-Economic Development. In: Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Management Science and Engineering Management: ICMSEM 2018. Cham: Springer, 2018, pp. 453-463. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-93351-1_36. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-93351-1_36.
  18. DUCA, Gh., POGREBNOI, S., BOLDESCU, V., AKSAKAL, F., UNCU, A., VALICA, V., UNCU, L., NEGREȘ, S., MACAEV, F. Tryptanthrin analogues as inhibitors of enoyl-acyl carrier protein reductase: activity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, toxicity, modelling of enzyme binding, submitted by 13.04.2018 to the special issue of Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry, 2017. Bentham Science Publishers. The submission number is #CTMC-SIM-2018-005.
  19. STURZA, R.; DRUȚĂ, R.; COVACI, E.; DUCA, Gh.; SUBOTIN, I. Mechanisms of sunflower oil transforming into forced thermal oxidation process. Journal of Engineering Science (Volume XXVII (3) 2020, Pages; 239-251. ISSN-2587-3474 / E-ISSN 2587-3482.
     

Patents

  1. COVALIOV, V.; COVALIOVA, O.; UNGUREANU, D.; CIOBANU, N.; DUCA, Gh. Procedeu de deparazitare a nămolurilor de epurare stabilizate a apelor uzate. Patent request MD a2020-0077 from 2020-10-02.
  2. MACAEV, F.; ZVEAGHINŢEVA, M.; STÂNGACI, E.; POGREBNOI, S.; DUCA, Gh. Procedeu de sinteza a 3,3-dimetil-1-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-il)butan-2-onei. Patent 4505 C1 from 2018. 03.31.
  3. MACAEV, F., ZVEAGHINŢEVA, M., STÂNGACI, E., POGREBNOI, S., DUCA, Gh. Utilizare a (Z)-4,4-Dimetil-1-(4-nitrofenil)-2-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-il)pent-1-en-3-onei în calitate de remediu antituberculos Hotărâre pozitivă de acordare a brevetului, nr. 8804 din 2017.08.10. Patent 4519 from 2018. 05.31.
  4. MACAEV, F., ZVEAGHINŢEVA, M., STÂNGACI, E., POGREBNOI, S., DUCA, Gh. Procedeu de obţinere a (Z)-4,4-Dimetil-1-(4-nitrofenil)-2-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-il)pent-1-en-3-onei. Patent 4515 C1 from 2018.04.30.
  5. MACAEV, F., ZVEAGHINŢEVA, M., STÂNGACI, E., POGREBNOI, S., DUCA, Gh. (Z)-4,4-Dimetil-1-(4-nitrofenil)-2-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-il)pent-1-en-3-ona - compus cu acţiune antituberculoasă şi procedeul de obţinere a acesteia. (Positive decision  no 8787 from 2017. 07.17.
  6. BULIMAGA, V.; RUDIC, V.; PISOV, M.; DENISOV, L.; GONȚA, M.; DUCA, GH. Procedeu de obținere mixixantofilei din biomasacianobacteriei Spirulina platensis.  Patent 4360 from 2016 02.
  7. ROBU, S., PRISACARI, V., IVANCIC, A., DUCA, Gh., GONŢA,M. ; Procedeu de conjugare a alfa-glucanilor cu streptomicină. Patent 4482 MD from 2017.05.31.

Național projects

  1. ANCD/20.80009.5007.27. Physico-chemical mechanisms of redox processes with electron transfer involved in vital, technological and environmental systems
    Period: 2020-2023
    Project manager: Acad., dr. habilitate, prof. Gheorghe DUCA
  2. CSSDT/15.817.02.02F. Study of mechanisms of chemical reactions, electronic structure and physico-chemical properties of transitiom-metal coordination compounds and nanoparticles A2B6
    Period: 2015-2019
    Project manager: Dr., assoc. prof. Natalia GORINCIOI


International projects

  1. H2020/INFRADEV-02/DANUBIUS-RI/739562. Preparatory phase for the pan-european research infrastructure DANUBIUS–RI “International Centre for advanced studies on river-sea systems”
    Period: 2017-2019
    Project manager: Acad., dr. habilitate, prof. Gheorghe Duca