Marcela Socol
Scientific Researcher

phone: +40-21369 0170 / 160
Fax    : +40-21369 0177
E-mail:cela@infim.ro
http://www.infim.ro/~socol/

Academic degree:  Doctor in Physics

Studies: -1995-2000 Engineer in physics, Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest; 

   -2000-2001 Masters in physics, Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest;

   -2002-2010 Doctoral degree in Physics (Thesis : "Electrical and optical properties of organic semiconductors")

 

 

Professional background: Since 2001 researcher in the National Institute of Materials Physics

 

Main results: 

High purity materials (methods, purity degree evaluation)

Crystal growth (compounds semiconductor, organic molecular crystals);

Preparation of organic thin films and organic/anorganic heterostructures by different methods (vacuum evaporation, spin-coating, Langmuir-Blodgett)

Morphological characterization of organic thin films (Atomic Force Microscopy),.

 

Current research interests

 

-organic multifunctional materials;

-organic matrices and nanophases for nanomaterials;

-crystals growth and  optical properties investigation;

-polymers for nonlinear optics;

-biomaterials (nucleic acid bases crystallization and characterizations).

 

Director of 1 and collaborator in other  15 national research projects

                                   

Publication list

1. ISI journals:

1.1 A. Stanculescu, S. Antohe, H. V. Alexandru, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Effect of dopant on the intrinsec properties of some multifunctional aromatic compounds films for target application", Synthetic Metals, vol. 147, nr. 1-3, pp. 215-220, 2004;


1.2 A. Stanculescu, H. Alexandru, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Molecular Organic Crystalline Matrix for Hybrid Organic-inorganic (nano) Composite Materials", J. Cryst. Growth, vol. 275/1-2, pp. e1779-e1786, 2005;

 

1.3 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, H. V. Alexandru,  M. Socol,  "Doped aromatic derivatives wide-gap crystalline semiconductor structured layers for electronic application", Thin Solid Films, vol. 495, nr. 1-2, pp. 389-393, 2006;

 

1.4 M. Socol, A. Stanculescu, "Investigations of the nonhomogeneities in organic molecular crystalline materials using kubelka-munk theory", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, vol. 8,   No. 1, pp. 185-191, 2006;

 

1.5 F. Stanculescu, A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Light absorption in meta-dinitrobenzene and benzyl crystalline films", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials,Vol. 8, No. 3, pp.1053-1056, 2006;

 

1.6 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Optical properties of polycarbonate organic matrix/cadmium sulphide clusters composite material", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 1057-1061, 2006;

 

1.7 F. Sanculescu, A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Effect of the metallic contact on the electrical properties of organic semiconductor film". Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 1352 -1357, 2007;

 

1.8 C. Tazlaoanu, L. Ion, G. Socol, M. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, F. Stanculescu, I. Enculescu, F. Ionescu, L. Magherusan, S. Antohe, "Photosensitization of ZnO nanostructured thin films with organic dyes",  Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 9, No. 5, pp.1342-1346, 2007;

 

1.9 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, O. Grigorescu,  "Electrical transport in crystalline perylene derivatives films for electronic devices", Solid State Sciences  10 (12), pp. 1762-1767, 2008;

 

1.10 G. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, A.-M. Albu, S. Antohe, F. Stanculescu, A. Stanculescu, L. Mihut, N. Preda, O. Rasoga, M. Socol: "MAPLE Prepared Polymeric Thin Films for Non-linear Optics Applications", Applied Surface Science   255(10), pp. 5611-5614, 2009;

 

1.11 O.L. Rasoga, M. Socol, F. Stanculescu,  "Charge carrier transport phenomena in some organic heterojunctions", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 11, No. 4,    pp. 509-514, 2009;

 

1.12 A. Stanculescu, O. Rasoga, L. Mihut, M. Socol,  F. Stanculescu, I. Ionita, A.-M. Albu, G. Socol: Preparation and characterization of polar aniline functionalized copolymers thin films for optical non-linear applications: Ferroelectrics, 389, pp.159-173, 2009; 

 

1.13 A. Stanculescu, A.-M. Albu, G. Socol, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, N. Preda, O. Rasoga, M. Girtan, I. Iulian, "Thin Films of Maleimidic Derivatives Monomers for Photonics Prepared by MAPLE", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 12, No. 3 731-737, 2010;

 

1.14 M. Girtan, M. Socol, B. Pattier, M. Sylla, A. Stanculescu, On the Structural, Morphological, Optical and Electrical properties of Sol-Gel Deposited ZnO:In Films,  Thin Solid Films 519(2), 573-577, 2010;

 

1.15 A. Stanculescu, L. Vacareanu, M. Grigoras, M. Socol, G. Socol, F. Stanculescu, N. Preda, E. Matei, I. Ionita, M. Girtan, I. N. Mihailescu, Thin Films of Arylenevinylene Oligomers Prepared by Maple for Applications in Non-Linear Optics, Applied Surface Science doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2010.11.094, 257,  5298–5302, 2011;

 

 

1.16 M. Socol, G. Socol, O. Rasoga, F. Stanculescu, A.Stanculescu, I. Ionita,  M.  Enculescu,  S. Antohe, MAPLE Preparation and Characterization of Benzil Thin Films, a Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials-Rapid Communications, vol 4(11), 1802 -1806, 2010;

 

1.17 F. Sima, E. Axente, C. Ristoscu, I. N. Mihailescu, T. V. Kononenko, I. A. Nagovitsin, G.  Chudinova, V. I. Konov, M. Socol, I. Enculescu, L.E. Sima, S. M. Petrescu, Tailoring Immobilization of Immunoglobulin by Excimer Laser for Biosensor Applications, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A. Volume 96A, Issue 2, pages 384-394, February 2011.

 

1.18 A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, G. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Girtan, Maple Prepared Organic  heterostructures for Photovoltaic Applications, Appl. Phys. A, 104(3), 921-928, 2011;

 

1.19. C. Ristoscu,  M. Socol, G. Socol, I.N. Mihailescu, R. Jafer, Y. Al-Hadeethi, D. Batani, Synthesis of ZnO thin films by 40 ps @532 nm laser pulses ,Appllied Physics A, DOI 10.1007/s00339-011-6429-6, 921(3), 871-876.

 

1.20. M. Socol, O. Rasoga, F. Stanculescu, M. Girtan, A. Stanculescu,  Effect of the morphology on the optical and electrical properties of TPyP thin films deposited by vacuum evaporation, OAM-RC Vol 4(12) p. 2032-2038, 2010;

 

1.21 G. Socol, A. C. Galca, C.R. Luculescu, A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, N. Stefan, E. Axente, L. Duta, C.M. Mihailescu, V. Craciun, D. Craciun, V. Sava, I.N. Mihailescu, Tailoring of Optical, Compositional and Electrical Properties of the InxZn1-xO Thin Films Obtained by Combinatorial Pulsed Laser Deposition, , Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures Vol. 6, No 1, January-March 2011, p. 107 – 115.

 

1.2.  I. Apostol, N. Stefan, C.R. Luculescu, R. Barjega, M. Socol, M. Miroiu, I. N. Mihailescu, Pulsed laser deposition of semiconducting crystalline double-doped barium titanate thin films on nickel substrates, Applied Surface Science, 257(8), 3570-3576, 2011.

 

1.23. A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, G. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, M. Girtan, N. Preda, A.-M. Albu, F. Stanculescu, Effect of maleic Anhydride-Aniline Derivative Buffer Layer on the Properties of Flexible Substrate Heterostructures ITO/Nucleic Acid Base/Metal, 10.1016/j.tsf.2011.04.204  Thin Solid Films;

 

1.24. Florin Stanculescu, Anca Stanculescu, Mihaela Girtan, Marcela Socol, Oana Rasoga, Effect of the Morphology on the Optical and Electrical Properties of Polycarbonate Film Doped with Aniline Derivatives Monomers, accepted for publications in Synthetic Metals.

 

 

2. Non- ISI journals:

2.1 A. Stanculescu, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Fluorescence of aromatic derivatives crystalline materials for optical non-linear applications", Proceedings SPIE, vol. 5581,   pp. 600-607, 2004;

 

Academic degree:      Doctor in Physics

Studies:           -1995-2000 Engineer in physics, Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest; 

-2000-2001 Masters in physics, Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest;

-2002-2010 Doctoral degree in Physics (Thesis : "Electrical and optical properties of organic semiconductors")

 

 

Professional background: Since 2001 researcher in the National Institute of Materials Physics

 

Main results: 

High purity materials (methods, purity degree evaluation)

Crystal growth (compounds semiconductor, organic molecular crystals);

Preparation of organic thin films and organic/anorganic heterostructures by different methods (vacuum evaporation, spin-coating, Langmuir-Blodgett)

Morphological characterization of organic thin films (Atomic Force Microscopy),.

 

Current research interests

 

-organic multifunctional materials;

-organic matrices and nanophases for nanomaterials;

-crystals growth and  optical properties investigation;

-polymers for nonlinear optics;

-biomaterials (nucleic acid bases crystallization and characterizations).

 

Director of 1 and collaborator in other  15 national research projects

                                   

Publication list

1. ISI journals:

1.1 A. Stanculescu, S. Antohe, H. V. Alexandru, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Effect of dopant on the intrinsec properties of some multifunctional aromatic compounds films for target application", Synthetic Metals, vol. 147, nr. 1-3, pp. 215-220, 2004;


1.2 A. Stanculescu, H. Alexandru, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Molecular Organic Crystalline Matrix for Hybrid Organic-inorganic (nano) Composite Materials", J. Cryst. Growth, vol. 275/1-2, pp. e1779-e1786, 2005;

 

1.3 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, H. V. Alexandru,  M. Socol,  "Doped aromatic derivatives wide-gap crystalline semiconductor structured layers for electronic applications", Thin Solid Films, vol. 495, nr. 1-2, pp. 389-393, 2006;

 

1.4 M. Socol, A. Stanculescu, "Investigations of the nonhomogeneities in organic molecular crystalline materials using kubelka-munk theory", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, vol. 8,   No. 1, pp. 185-191, 2006;

 

1.5 F. Stanculescu, A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Light absorption in meta-dinitrobenzene and benzyl crystalline films", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials,Vol. 8, No. 3, pp.1053-1056, 2006;

 

1.6 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Optical properties of polycarbonate organic matrix/cadmium sulphide clusters composite material", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 1057-1061, 2006;

 

1.7 F. Sanculescu, A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Effect of the metallic contact on the electrical properties of organic semiconductor film". Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 1352 – 1357, 2007;

 

1.8 C. Tazlaoanu, L. Ion, G. Socol, M. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, F. Stanculescu, I. Enculescu, F. Ionescu, L. Magherusan, S. Antohe, "Photosensitization of ZnO nanostructured thin films with organic dyes",  Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 9, No. 5, pp.1342-1346, 2007;

 

1.9 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, O. Grigorescu,  "Electrical transport in crystalline perylene derivatives films for electronic devices", Solid State Sciences  10 (12), pp. 1762-1767, 2008;

 

1.10 G. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, A.-M. Albu, S. Antohe, F. Stanculescu, A. Stanculescu, L. Mihut, N. Preda, O. Rasoga, M. Socol: "MAPLE Prepared Polymeric Thin Films for Non-linear Optics Applications", Applied Surface Science   255(10), pp. 5611-5614, 2009;

 

1.11 O.L. Rasoga, M. Socol, F. Stanculescu,  "Charge carrier transport phenomena in some organic heterojunctions", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 11, No. 4,    pp. 509-514, 2009;

 

1.12 A. Stanculescu, O. Rasoga, L. Mihut, M. Socol,  F. Stanculescu, I. Ionita, A.-M. Albu, G. Socol: Preparation and characterization of polar aniline functionalized copolymers thin films for optical non-linear applications: Ferroelectrics, 389, pp.159-173, 2009; 

 

1.13 A. Stanculescu, A.-M. Albu, G. Socol, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, N. Preda, O. Rasoga, M. Girtan, I. Iulian, „Thin Films of Maleimidic Derivatives Monomers for Photonics Prepared by MAPLE", Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Vol. 12, No. 3 731-737, 2010;

 

1.14 M. Girtan, M. Socol, B. Pattier, M. Sylla, A. Stanculescu, On the Structural, Morphological, Optical and Electrical properties of Sol-Gel Deposited ZnO:In Films,  Thin Solid Films 519(2), 573-577, 2010;

 
1.15 A. Stanculescu, L. Vacareanu, M. Grigoras, M. Socol, G. Socol, F. Stanculescu, N. Preda, E. Matei, I. Ionita, M. Girtan, I. N. Mihailescu, Thin Films of Arylenevinylene Oligomers Prepared by Maple for Applications in Non-Linear Optics,
Applied Surface Science doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2010.11.094, 257,  5298-5302, 2011;

 

1.16 M. Socol, G. Socol, O. Rasoga, F. Stanculescu, A.Stanculescu, I. Ionita,  M.  Enculescu,  S. Antohe, MAPLE Preparation and Characterization of Benzil Thin Films, a Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials-Rapid Communications, vol 4(11), 1802 -1806, 2010;

 

1.17 F. Sima, E. Axente, C. Ristoscu, I. N. Mihailescu, T. V. Kononenko, I. A. Nagovitsin,  G.  Chudinova, V. I. Konov, M. Socol, I. Enculescu, L.E. Sima, S. M. Petrescu, Tailoring Immobilization of Immunoglobulin by Excimer Laser for Biosensor Applications, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A. Volume 96A, Issue 2, pages 384-394, February 2011.

 
1.18 A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, G. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Girtan, Maple Prepared Organic  heterostructures for Photovoltaic Applications, Appl. Phys. A, 104(3), 921-928, 2011;

 
1.19. C. Ristoscu,  M. Socol, G. Socol, I.N. Mihailescu, R. Jafer, Y. Al-Hadeethi, D. Batani, Synthesis of ZnO thin films by 40 ps @ 532 nm laser pulses
, Appllied Physics A, DOI 10.1007/s00339-011-6429-6, 921(3), 871-876.

 
1.20. M. Socol
, O. Rasoga, F. Stanculescu, M. Girtan, A. Stanculescu,  Effect of the morphology on the optical and electrical properties of TPyP thin films deposited by vacuum evaporation, OAM-RC Vol 4(12) p. 2032 – 2038, 2010;

 
1.21 G. Socol, A. C. Galca, C.R. Luculescu, A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, N. Stefan, E. Axente, L. Duta, C.M. Mihailescu, V. Craciun, D. Craciun, V. Sava, I.N. Mihailescu, Tailoring of Optical, Compositional and Electrical Properties of the InxZn1-xO Thin Films Obtained by Combinatorial Pulsed Laser Deposition, Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures Vol. 6, No 1, January-March 2011, p. 107 – 115.

 
1.2.  I. Apostol, N. Stefan, C.R. Luculescu, R. Barjega, M. Socol, M. Miroiu, I. N. Mihailescu, Pulsed laser deposition of semiconducting crystalline double-doped barium titanate thin films on nickel substrates, Applied Surface Science, 257(8), 3570-3576, 2011.

 

1.23. A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, G. Socol, I. N. Mihailescu, M. Girtan, N. Preda, A.-M. Albu, F. Stanculescu, Effect of maleic Anhydride-Aniline Derivative Buffer Layer on the Properties of Flexible Substrate Heterostructures ITO/Nucleic Acid Base/Metal, 10.1016/j.tsf.2011.04.204  Thin Solid Films;

 

1.24. Florin Stanculescu, Anca Stanculescu, Mihaela Girtan, Marcela Socol, Oana Rasoga, Effect of the Morphology on the Optical and Electrical Properties of Polycarbonate Film Doped with Aniline Derivatives Monomers, accepted for publications in Synthetic Metals.

 

2. Non- ISI journals:

2.1 A. Stanculescu, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "Fluorescence of aromatic derivatives crystalline materials for optical non-linear applications", Proceedings SPIE, vol. 5581,   pp. 600-607, 2004;


2.2 A. Stanculescu, M. Elisa, M. Socol, "Some investigations on the properties of cadmium sulfide clusters embedded in polymer films", "Analele Universitatii Bucuresti, Seria Fizica, vol. LII, pp. 61-66, 2003;

 

2.3 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "High purity organic functional materials for crystal growth", Romanian Reports in Physics,  vol. 56, nr. 3, pp. 525-532, 2004;

 

2.4 A. Stanculescu, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "High purity organic crystalline aromatic derivates for electrical and optical applications", Analele Universitatii Bucuresti, Seria Fizica, vol. LIII, pp.15-21, 2004;

 

2.5 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, L. Tugulea, M. Socol, "Optical properties of 3,4,9,10-perylenetetracarboxylic dianhydride and 8-hydroxyquinoline aluminium salt films prepared by vacuum deposition",  Materials Science Forum, vol. 514-516, pp. 956-960, 2006;

 

2.6 A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, A. –M. Albu, O. Rasoga, F. Stanculescu, I. Ionita, I. Enculescu, Investigations of the Correlation Between the Preparation Method and the Properties of Anilinic derivative Functionalised Polymer Thin Films for Non-Linear Optical Applications, Materials Science Forum 636-637, pp. 798-804, 2010;

2.2 A. Stanculescu, M. Elisa, M. Socol, "Some investigations on the properties of cadmium sulfide clusters embedded in polymer films", "Analele Universitatii Bucuresti, Seria Fizica, vol. LII, pp. 61-66, 2003;

 

2.3 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "High purity organic functional materials for crystal growth", Romanian Reports in Physics,  vol. 56, nr. 3, pp. 525-532, 2004;

 

2.4 A. Stanculescu, L. Tugulea, F. Stanculescu, M. Socol, "High purity organic crystalline aromatic derivates for electrical and optical applications", Analele Universitatii Bucuresti, Seria Fizica, vol. LIII, pp.15-21, 2004;

 

2.5 A. Stanculescu, F. Stanculescu, L. Tugulea, M. Socol, "Optical properties of 3,4,9,10-perylenetetracarboxylic dianhydride and 8-hydroxyquinoline aluminium salt films prepared by vacuum deposition",  Materials Science Forum, vol. 514-516, pp. 956-960, 2006;

 

2.6 A. Stanculescu, M. Socol, A. -M. Albu, O. Rasoga, F. Stanculescu, I. Ionita, I. Enculescu, Investigations of the Correlation Between the Preparation Method and the Properties of Anilinic derivative Functionalised Polymer Thin Films for Non-Linear Optical Applications, Materials Science Forum 636-637, pp. 798-804, 2010;