Articles in journals

  1. K. Erfurt, M. Markiewicz,  A. Siewniak, D. Lisicki, M. Zalewski, S. Stolte,  A. Chrobok,  ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2020,8, 29, 10911, IF=6.97 
    Biodegradable Surface Active D-Glucose based Quaternary Ammonium Ionic Liquids in the Solventless Synthesis of Chloroprene
  2. B. Gaida, A. Brzeczek-Szafran, Molecules 2020, 25, 3285, IF=3,267 Insights into the properties and potential applications of renewable carbohydrate-based ionic liquids: a review
  3. N. Barteczko, M. Grymel, A. Chrobok, 
    Przemysł Chemiczny 2020, 99/6, 927, IF=0,428
    Ionic liquids in olefin metathesis. Challenges and barriers
    (Ciecze jonowe w metatezie olefin. Wyzwania i bariery)
  4. P. Latos, A. Siewniak, M. Sitko, A. Chrobok, RSC ADv., 2020 10, 21382, IF= 3.049
    The Baeyer–Villiger rearrangement with metal triflates: new developments toward mechanism
  5. J. Więcławik, A. Chrobok,
    Przemysł Chemiczny 2020, 99/5, 795, IF=0,428
    Perspective electrolytes for Li-ion batteries
    (Perspektywiczne elektrolity do baterii litowo-jonowych)
  6. A. Brzeczek-Szafran, P. Wiecek, M. Guzik, A. Chrobok,
    RSC Adv., 2020, 10, 18355-18359, IF= 3.049
    Combining amino acids and carbohydrates into readily biodegradable, task specific ionic liquids
  7. M. Przypis, K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok, M. Swadzba-Kwasny, D.  Gillner,
    Journal of Molecular Liquids 2020, 308, 113166, IF= 4,561
    Inexpensive and tuneable protic ionic liquids based on sulfuric acid for the biphasic synthesis of alkyl levulinates
  8. K. Krukiewicz, D. Kobus, R. Turczyn, K. Erfurt, A. Chrobok, M. J. P. Biggs, 
    Electrochemistry Communications 2020, 110, 106616, IF= 4.197

    Low resistance, highly corrugated structures based on poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) doped with a D-glucopyranoside-derived ionic liquid

  9. U. Dorosz, N. Barteczko, P. Latos, K. Erfurt, E. Pankalla, A. Chrobok, 
    Catalysts 2020, 10(1), 37, IF= 3,444
    Highly efficient biphasic system for the synthesis of alkyl lactates in the presence of acidic ionic liquids
  10. A. Szelwicka,   A. Kolanowska,   P. Latos,   S. Jurczyk,   S. Boncel, A. Chrobok, Catalysis Science and Technology , doi:10.1039/D0CY00545B, IF=5,726 Carbon nanotube/PTFE as a hybrid platform for lipase-assisted transformation of α-angelica lactone to alkyl levulinates

  11. D. Kopeć, S. Baj, A. Siewniak, Molecules 2020, 25, 118, IF=3,06 Ultrasound-Assisted Green Synthesis of Dialkyl Peroxides under Phase-Transfer Catalysis Conditions
  1. K. Matuszek, E. Pankalla, A. Grymel, P. Latos, A. Chrobok
    Studies on the solubility of terephthalic acid in ionic liquids
    Molecules (2019), 25(1), 80,  IF= 3,06
  2. A. Brzeczek-Szafran, K. Erfurt, A. Blacha-Grzechnik, M. Krzywiecki, S. Boncel, A. Chrobok, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.9b05297, IF=6.97 Carbohydrate Ionic Liquids and Salts as All-in-One Precursors for N-Doped Carbon
  3. M. Sitko, A. Szelwicka, M. Szmatoła, A. Skwarek, L. Schimmelpfennig, K. Dziuba, M. Morawiec-Witczak, J. Iłowska, A. Chrobok, Przemysł Chemiczny, DOI:10.15199/62.2019.10.11, IF=0,339    Method of ε-caprolactone synthesis by chemo-enzymatic oxidation of cyclohexanone in emulsion
  4. M. Socka, M. Sitko, S. Boncel, B. Kost, A. Chrobok, M. Brzezinski
    Polymer Degradation and Stability (2019), 170, 109000, IF=3,780
    Nanobiocatalyst from lipase non-​covalently immobilized on multiwalled carbon nanotubes for copolymerization of ε-​caprolactone and trimethylene carbonate
  5. M. Sitko,  A. Szelwicka, A. Wojewódka, A. Skwarek, D. Tadasiewicz, L. Schimmelpfennig, K. Dziuba, M. Morawiec-Witczak, A. Chrobok, RSC Adv., 2019,9, 30012-30018, IF=3.049 Perdecanoic acid as a safe and stable medium-chain peracid for Baeyer–Villiger oxidation of cyclic ketones to lactones
  6. A. Szelwicka, P. Zawadzki, M. Sitko, S. Boncel, W. Czardybon, A. Chrobok, Org. Proc. Res. Dev., 2019, Ahead of Print., IF=3,327
    Continuous Flow Chemo-Enzymatic Baeyer-Villiger Oxidation with Superactive and Extra-Stable Enzyme/Carbon Nanotube Catalyst: An Efficient Upgrade from Batch to Flow
  7. Szafraniec-Gorol, A. Slodek, D. Zych, M. Filapek, W. Ignasiak, A. Maron, K. Leszczynska-Sejda, A. Chrobok, S. Krompiec, J. Luminescence, 2019, 211, 446, IF=2,961

    Luminescent NˆCˆN cyclometalated iridium(III) acetylide complexes with fluorene and carbazole motifs

  8. P. Latos, A. Szelwicka, S. Boncel, S. Jurczyk, M. Swadzba-Kwasny, A. Chrobok, ACS Sus. Chem. Eng., 2019, 7,5184, IF=5.951.
    Highly Efficient Synthesis of Alkyl Levulinates from α-Angelica Lactone, Catalyzed with Lewis Acidic Trifloaluminate Ionic Liquids Supported on Carbon Nanotubes
  9. A. Szelwicka, S. Boncel, S. Jurczyk, A. Chrobok, Appl. Catal., A: Gen., 2019, 574, 41, IF=4.521.
    Exceptionally active and reusable nanobiocatalyst comprising lipase non-covalently immobilized on multi-wall carbon nanotubes for the synthesis of diester plasticizers
  10. K. Matuszek, A. Brzeczek-Szafran, D. Kobus, Dominika; D. MacFarlane, M. Swadzba-Kwasny, A. Chrobok, Aust. J. Chem., 2019, 72, 130, IF=1.427.
    Protic Ionic Liquids Based on Oligomeric Anions [(HSO4)(H2SO4)x]- (x=0, 1, or 2) for a Clean ε-Caprolactam Synthesis
  11. P. Maksym, M. Tarnacka, A. Dzienia, K. Wolnica, M. Dulski, K. Erfurt, A. Chrobok. Zieba, A. Brzozka, G. Sulka, R. Bielas, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, RSC Adv., 2019, 9, 6396, IF=2.936.
    Efficient metal-free strategies for polymerization of a sterically hindered ionic monomer through the application of hard confinement and high pressure
  1. P. Latos, N. Barteczko ,A. Chrobok, A. Culkin, L. Brown, P. Nockemann, M. Swadzba-Kwasny, S. Boncel, S. Jurczyk, Front. Chem., 2018, 6, 535, IF=4.155.
    Water-Tolerant Trifloaluminate Ionic Liquids: New and Unique Lewis Acidic Catalysts for the Synthesis of Chromane
  2. M. Markiton, A. Szelwicka, S. Boncel, S. Jurczyk, A. Chrobok, Appl. Catal., A: Gen., 2018, 556, 81, IF=4.521.
    Superactive tin(II) triflate/carbon nanotube catalyst for the Baeyer-Villiger oxidation
  3. M. Markiton, A. Ciemiega, K. Maresz, A. Szelwicka, J. Mrowiec-Bialon, A. Chrobok, New J. Chem. 2018, 42, 13602, IF=3.201.
    Water-tolerant solid Lewis-acid sites: Baeyer-Villiger oxidation with hydrogen peroxide in the presence of gallium-based silica catalysts
  4. T. Klemes, A. Switlicka, A. Szlapa-Kula, S. Krompiec, P. Lodowski, A. Chrobok, M. Godlewska, S. Kotowicz, M. Siwy, K. Bednarczyk, M. Libera, S. Maćkowski, T. Pedzinski, E. Schab-Balcerzak, B. Machura, Appl. Organomet. Chem. 2018, 2018, e4611, IF=3.581.
    Experimental and computational exploration of photophysical and electroluminescent properties of modified 2,2′:6′,2′′-terpyridine, 2,6-di(thiazol-2-yl)pyridine and 2,6-di(pyrazin-2-yl)pyridine ligands and their Re(I) complexes. Effect of donor–acceptor ligand.
  5. I. Gryca, K. Czerwińska, B. Machura, A. Chrobok, L. S. Shul’pina, M. L. Kuznetsov, D. S. Nesterov∥, Y. N. Kozlov, A. J. L. Pombeiro, I. A. Varyan, G. B. Shul’pin, Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 1824, IF=4.700.
    High Catalytic Activity of Vanadium Complexes in Alkane Oxidations with Hydrogen Peroxide: An Effect of 8-Hydroxyquinoline Derivatives as Noninnocent Ligands
  6. P. Maksym, M. Tarnacka, A. Dzienia, K. Erfurt, A. Brzeczek-Szafran, A. Chrobok, A. Zieba, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, Polymer, 2018, 140, 158, IF=3.483.
    High pressure RAFT of sterically hindered ionic monomers. Studying relationship between rigidity of the polymer backbone and conductivity
  7. A. Szelwicka, A. Chrobok, Przem. Chem. 2018, 97, 89, IF=0.399.
    Methods for increasing activity and stability of enzymes in processes carried out in presence of ionic liquids.
  8. P. Maksym, M. Tarnacka, K. Wolnica, A. Dzienia, K. Erfurt, A. Chrobok, A. Zieba, Andrzej, R. Bielas, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, Polym. Chem. 2018, 9, 335, IF=4.927.
    Studies on the hard confinement effect on the RAFT polymerization of a monomeric ionic liquid. Unexpected triggering of RAFT polymerization at 30 °C
  9. M. Matussek, M. Filapek, P. Gancarz, S. Krompiec, J. G. Małecki, S. Kotowicz, M. Siwy, S. Maćkowski, A. Chrobok, E. Schab-Balcerzak, A. Słodek, Dyes Pigm., 2018, 159, 590, IF=3.767.
    Synthesis and photophysical properties of new perylene bisimide derivatives for application as emitting materials in OLEDs
  10. A. Brzęczek-Szafran, C. Richardson, V. Lopez, P. Wagner, A. Nattestad, Phys. Status Solidi A 2018, 215, 1800551, IF= 1.795.
    Aesthetically Pleasing, Visible Light Transmissive, Luminescent Solar Concentrators Using a BODIPY Derivative
  11. A. Kurowska, A.Brzeczek-Szafran, P. Zassowski, M. Lapkowski, W. Domagala, P. Wagner, K.K. Wagner, Electrochim. Acta, 2018 , 271, 685, IF= 5.116.
    Mono and di-substituted BODIPY with electron donating carbazole, thiophene, and 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene units
  1. J. Hogg, L. Christobel, K. Matuszek, P. Latos, A. Chrobok, M. Swadźba-Kwasny, Dalton Trans., 2017, 46, 11561, IF=4.029.
    Liquid coordination complexes of Lewis acidic metal chlorides: Lewis acidity and insights into speciation
  2. P. Maksym, M. Tarnacka, A. Dzienia, K. Erfurt, A. Chrobok, A. Zieba, K. Wolnica, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, Polym. Chem., 2017, 8, 5433, IF=5.375.
    Facile route to well-defined imidazolium-based poly(ionic liquid)s of enhanced conductivity via RAFT
  3. M. Markiton, S. Boncel, D. Janas, A. Chrobok, ACS Sus. Chem. Eng., 2017, 5, 1685, IF=5.951.
    Highly active nanobiocatalyst from lipase noncovalently immobilized on multiwalled carbon nanotubes for Baeyer-Villiger synthesis of lactones
  4. K. Matuszek, S. Coffie, A. Chrobok, M. Swadźba-Kwasny, Catal. Sci.Technol., 2017, 7, 1045, IF=5.773.
    Borenium ionic liquids as catalysts for Diels-Alder reaction: tuneable Lewis superacids for catalytic applications
  5. A. Maron, S. Kula, A. Szlapa-Kula, A. Świtlicka, B. Machura, S. Krompiec, J. Malecki, R. Kruszyński, A. Chrobok, E. Schab-Balcerzak, S. Kotowicz, M. Siwy, K. Smolarek, S. Maćkowski, H. Janeczek, M. Libera, Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2017, 2730, IF=2.834.
    2,2′:6′,2”-Terpyridine analogues: structural, electrochemical, and photophysical properties of 2,6-di(thiazol-2-yl)pyridine derivatives
  6. P. Maksym, M. Tarnacka, A. Dzienia, K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, Macromolecules, 2017, 50, 3262, IF=5.835.
    Enhanced polymerization rate and conductivity of ionic liquid-based epoxy resin
  1. A. Drożdż, U. Hanefeld, K. Szymańska, A. Jarzębski, A. Chrobok,* A robust chemo-enzymatic lactone synthesis using acyltransferase from Mycobacterium smegmatis, Catal. Commun., 2016, 81, 37, IF=3.330.
  2. M. Markiton, A. Chrobok,* K. Matuszek, K. Seddon, M. Swadźba-Kwasny, Exceptional activity of gallium(III) chloride and chlorogallate(III) ionic liquids for Baeyer-Villiger oxidation, RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 30460, IF=3.108.
  3. K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok,* P. Latos, M. Markiton, K. Szymańska, A. Jarzębski, M. Swadźba-Kwasny, Silica-supported chlorometallate (III) ionic liquids as recyclable catalysts for Diels-Alder reaction under solventless conditions, Catal. Sci. Technol., 2016, 622, 8129, IF=5.773.
  4. A. Drożdż, A. Chrobok,* Chemo-enzymatic Baeyer-Villiger oxidation of 4-methylcyclohexanone via kinetic resolution of racemic carboxylic acids: direct access to enantioenriched lactone, Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 1230, IF=6.319.
  5. J. Pernak, K. Czerniak, A. Biedziak, K. Marcinkowska, T. Praczyk, K. Erfurt, A. Chrobok, Herbicidal ionic liquids derived from renewable sources, RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 52781, IF=3.108.
  6. K. Jasiak, A. Siewniak, K. Kopczynska, A. Chrobok, S. Baj, Hydrogensulphate ionic liquids as an efficient catalyst for the synthesis of cyclic carbonates from carbon dioxide and epoxides, J. Chem. Technol, Biotechnol., 2016, 91, 2827, IF=3.135.
  7. K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok,* Kwasowe ciecze jonowe jako katalizatory w przemysłowej syntezie organicznej, Przem. Chem., 2016, 95, 1215, IF=0.385.
  8. P. Latos, S. Boncel, A. Chrobok,* Katalizatory heterogeniczne na bazie nanostruktur węglowych w modelowych procesach chemicznych, Przem. Chem., 2016, 95, 1310, IF=0.385.
  9. G. Szafraniec-Gorol, A. Slodek, E. Schab-Balcerzak, M. Grucela, M. Siwy, M. Filapek, M. Matussek, D. Zych, S. Mackowski, D. Buczynska, J. Grzelak, K. Erfurt, A. Chrobok, S. Krompiec, Cyclometalated NCN platinum(II) acetylide complexes – Synthesis, photophysics and OLEDs fabrication, Opt. Mater., 2016, 62, 543, IF=2.238.
  10. A. Slodek, M. Filapek, E. Schab-Balcerzak, M. Grucela, S. Kotowicz, H. Janeczek, K. Smolarek, S. Mackowski, J. Malecki, A. Jędrzejowska, G. Szafraniec-Gorol, A. Chrobok, B. Marcol, S. Krompiec, M. Matussek, Highly luminescence anthracene derivatives as promising materials for OLED applications, Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2016, 4020, IF=2.834.
  11. T. Klemens, A. Switlicka-Olszewska, B. Machura, M. Grucela, E. Schab-Balcerzak, K. Smolarek, S. Mackowski, A. Szlapa, S. Kula, S. Krompiec, P. Lodowski, A. Chrobok, Rhenium(I) terpyridine complexes – synthesis, photophysical properties and application in organic light emitting devices, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 1746, IF=4.029.
  12. A. Maron, A. Szlapa, T. Klemens, S. Kula, B. Machura, S. Krompiec, J. Malecki, A. Świtlicka-Olszewska, K. Erfurt, A. Chrobok, Tuning the photophysical properties of 4′-substituted terpyridines – an experimental and theoretical study, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016, 14, 3793, IF=3.564.
  13. E. Kaminska, M. Tarnacka, O. Madejczyk, A. Chrobok, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, Observation of the nearly constant loss in super rigid saccharides: in search of a hidden crossover in dynamics deep in the glassy state, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016, 18, 8901, IF=4.123.
  14. M. Tarnacka, A. Chrobok, K. Matuszek, S. Golba, P. Maksym, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, Polymerization of monomeric ionic liquid confined within uniaxial alumina pores as a new way of obtaining materials with enhanced conductivity, ACS Appl. Mater. Inter., 2016, 8, 29779, IF=7.504.
  15. M. Tarnacka, A. Chrobok, K. Matuszek, D. Neugebauer, R. Bielas, S. Golba, K. Wolnica, M. Dulski, K. Kaminski, M. Paluch, Studies on the radical polymerization of monomeric ionic liquids: nanostructure ordering as a key factor controlling the reaction and properties of nascent polymers, Polym. Chem., 2016, 7, 6363, IF=5.375.
  1. A. Drożdż, K. Erfurt, R. Bielas, A. Chrobok,* Chemo-enzymatic Baeyer-Villiger oxidation in the presence of Candida antarctica lipase B and ionic liquids, New J. Chem., 2015, 39, 1315, IF=3.277.
  2. K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok,* J. Hogg, F. Coleman, M. Swadźba-Kwasny, Friedel-Crafts alkylation catalysed by GaCl3-based liquid coordination complexes, Green Chem., 2015, 17, 4255, IF=8.506.
  3. P. Zawadzki, K. Matuszek, W. Czardybon, A. Chrobok,* A versatile method of epoxide formation with the support of peroxy ionic liquids, New J. Chem., 2015, 39, 5282, IF=3.277.
  4. D. Nieszporek, W. Simka, K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok, A. Maciej, Electrodeposition of zinc coatings from ionic liquid, Solid State Phenomena, 2015, 227, 143.
  1. K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok,* F. Coleman, K. Seddon, M. Swadźba-Kwasny, Tailoring ionic liquid catalysts: structure, acidity and catalytic activity of protonic ionic liquids based on anionic clusters, [(HSO4)(H2SO4)x]- (x = 0, 1, or 2), Green Chem., 2014, 16, 3463, IF=8.020.
  2. A. Drożdż, M. Foreiter, A. Chrobok,* Stable chiral complexes of ionic liquids with aluminum and biaryl ligands as efficient catalysts for the synthesis of chiral lactones, Synlett, 2014, 25, 559, IF=2.419.
  3. K. Matuszek, P. Zawadzki, W. Czardybon, A. Chrobok,* New strategies for the synthesis of lactones using peroxymonosulphate salts, ionic liquids and microwave or ultrasound irradiation, New J. Chem., 2014, 38, 237, IF=3.942.
  4. K. Erfurt, I. Wandzik, K. Walczak, K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok,* Hydrogen-bond-rich ionic liquids as effective organocatalysts for Diels-Alder reactions, Green Chem., 2014, 16, 3508 , IF=8.020.
  5. K. Matuszek, B. Guszta, A. Kutela, A. Maciej, A. Chrobok,* Zastosowanie cieczy jonowych w procesie rozdziału mieszanin azeotropowych, Przem. Chem., 2014, 93, 737, IF=0.399.
  6. M. Sitko, W. Oleksy, A. Chrobok,* Kataliza heterogeniczna w procesach utleniania cyklicznych ketonów do laktonów, Przem. Chem., 2014, 93, 722, IF=0.399.
  7. A. Drożdż, A. Chrobok,* Cyclohexanone monooxygenase mediated Baeyer-Villiger oxidation of cyclic ketones to lactones in the presence of ionic liquids, Current Top. Catal., 2014, 11, 25.


  1. Process for preparing dialkyl succinates
    A. Chrobok, K. Erfurt, P. Latos, N. Serwata, A.  Grymel, B. Siwik, K. Potajczuk-Czajka, R.  Grzybek
    PL 234515 B1 20200331.
  2. Method for preparing dialkyl terephthalatesA. Chrobok, K. Erfurt, P. Latos, K. Matuszek, A.  Grymel, B. Siwik, R.  Grzybek, K. Potajczuk-Czajka
    PL 234516 B1 20200331
  3. Preparation of esters of levulinic acid 
    M. Musiol, D. Gillner, Danuta; K. Matuszek, A. Chrobok
    PL 232790 B1 20190731
  4. Method for obtaining ε-​caprolactone by Baeyer-​Villiger chemo-​enzymatic oxidation
    A. Chrobok, M. Markiton, K. Dziuba, L. Schimmelpfennig, A. Szelwicka, D. Tadasiewicz, M. Morawiec-Witczak
    PL 233370 B1 20191031
  5. Method for obtaining dicarboxylic acid esters
    A. Chrobok, A. Szelwicka, M. Markiton, S. Boncel
  6. Method for obtaining liquid trifluoromethanesulfonate complexes as catalysts for Baeyer-​Villiger oxidation of cyclic ketones
    Chrobok, Anna; Matuszek, Karolina
    PL 231866 B1 20190430
  7. Process of preparing amides
    Chrobok, Anna; Matuszek, Karolina
    PL 231053 B1 20190131.

  8. Preparation of ionic liqs. with N-[tetra-O-acetyl-β-D glucopyranosyloxy)ethyl]-N,N,N-alkyl dimethyloammonium cation and (2,4-dichlorophenoxy)acetate anion useful as herbicides
    Chrobok, Anna; Erfurt, Karol; Czerniak, Kamil; Marcinkowska, Katarzyna; Praczyk, Tadeusz; Pernak, Juliusz
    PL 227335 B1 20171130

  9. Preparation of ionic liquids with N-[2-(2,3,4,6-tetra-o-acetyl-β-D-glucopyranosyloxy)ethyl]-N,N,N alkyl dimethylammonium cation and (4-chloro-2-methylphenoxy)acetate anion useful as herbicides

    Pernak, Juliusz; Chrobok, Anna; Erfurt, Karol; Czerniak, Kamil; Marcinkowska, Katarzyna; Praczyk, Tadeusz
    PL 228038 B1 20180228.

  10. Method for obtaining lactones in the Baeyer-​Villiger oxidizing reaction
    Chrobok, Anna; Matuszek, Karolina; Sitko, Magdalena
    PL 224672 B1 20170131
  11. Method for production of esters and lactones in ionic liquids
    Baj, Stefan; Chrobok, Anna; Slupska, Roksana
    PL 217468 B1 20140731
  12. Method for production of esters and lactones from ketones
    Baj, Stefan; Chrobok, Anna; Siewniak, Agnieszka
    PL 215318 B1 20131129
  13. Method for production of ε-​caprolactone
    Baj, Stefan; Chrobok, Anna
    PL 217547 B1 20140731
  14. Method for production of aldehydes from primary alcohols
    Baj, Stefan; Chrobok, Anna; Jarzebski, Andrzej; Pudlo, Wojciech
    PL 210887 B1 20120330
  15. Preparation of esters and lactones using ionic liquids as medium
    Baj, Stefan; Chrobok, Anna
    PL 206383 B1 20100831
  16. Method for obtaining dialkyl peroxides, diaryl peroxides, or peroxy esters
    Baj, Stefan; Chrobok, Anna
    PL 198573 B1 20080630