Sergio Kogikoski Jr


Post-doctoral Fellow FAPESP



Research Interests:

Supramolecular Chemistry and Materials, DNA-based Nanostructures, Bioinspired and Bio-based interfaces, Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy, Polymer Chemistry and Physics.

Project: Structural and Electrochemical Studies of Nanostructures films based on DNA



2011 – 2016, Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry at Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo André, SP, Brazil.

2013 – 2014, Visiting DPhil Student in Bioinorganic Chemistry at University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

2009 – 2011, Undergraduate in Science and Technology at Universidade Federal do ABC, Santo André, SP, Brazil






  • Kogikoski Jr., S.; Liberato, M.S.; Factori, I.M.; da Silva, E.R.; de Oliveira, C.L.P.; Ando, R.A.; Alves, W.A.; Polycaprolactone-Polyaniline Blends: Effects of the Addition of Cysteine in the Structural and Molecular Properties, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2017, DOI: 1021/acs.jpcc.6b10011.
  • Souza, S.F.; Kogikoski Jr., S.; da Silva, E.R.; Alves, W.A.; Nanostructured Antigen Responsive Hydrogels based on Peptides for Leishmaniasis Detection, Journal of Brazilian Chemical Society, 2017, DOI: 10.21577/0103-5053.20160301.
  • Silva, E.R.; Liberato, M.S.; Souza, M.I.; Silva, R.F.; Matos, I.O.; Kogikoski Jr., S.; Bianchi, R.M.C.; Alves, W.A. Microsopy Tools for Investigating Nano-to-Mesoscale Peptide Assemblies, in Antonio Méndez-Vilas (org.). Current Microscopy Contributions to Science and Technology. Badajoz, Spain, Formatex Research Center, 2012, 1456-1467
  • Liberato, M.S.; Kogikoski Jr., S.; da Silva, E.R.; Araújo, D.R.; Guha, S.; Alves, W.A.; Polycaprolactone Fibers with Self-Assembled Peptide Nanostructures: a Practical Route Towards Enhanced Mechanical Strength and Drug Delivery Application, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 4, 1405-1413, 2016
  • Kogikoski Jr., S.; Sousa, C.P.; Liberato, M.S.; Andrade-Filho, T.; Ferreira, F.F.; Rocha, A.R.; Guha, S.; Alves, W.A.; Multifunctional Biosensors Based on Peptide-Polyelectrolyte Conjugates, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18, 3223-3233, 2016.
  • Ferreira, P.M.G.L.; Ishikawa, M.S.; Kogikoski Jr., S.; Alves, W.A.; Martinho, H.; Relaxation Dynamics of Deeply  Supercooled Confined Water in L,L- Diphenylalalnine micro-nanotubes, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17, 32126-32131, 2015.
  • Kogikoski Jr, S.; Bianchi, R.M.C.; Liberato, M.S.; Decandio, C.C.; Alves, W.A.; Auto-Organização Hierárquica de Peptídeos: das Moléculas aos Nanomateriais, in Wendel Andrade Alves (Org.), Química Supramolecular e Nanotecnologia, São Paulo, Brasil, 2014, 10, 67-87.
  • Liberato, M.S.; Kogikoski Jr., S.; Silva, E.R.; Coutinho-Neto, M.D.; Scott, L.P.B.; Silva, R.H.; Oliveira, V.X.; Ando, R.A.; Alves, W.A.; Self-Assembly of Arg-Phe Nanostructures by the Solid Vapor Phase Method, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 117, 733-740, 2013.
  • do Amaral, H.R.; Kogikoski Jr., S.; da Silva, E.R.T.; Souza, J.A.; Alves, W.A.; Morphological and spectroscopic characterization of micro- and nano-sized peptidic assemblies prepared via solid-vapor phase, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 137, 628-636, 2012.
  • Kogikoski Jr., S.; de Souza, J.S.; Mello, P.H.; Martinho, H.; Ando, R.A.; Alves, W.A.; Vibrational Analysis of Coordination Compounds of Nickel (II): An Approach to Point Groups, Química Nova, 35, 1264-1270, 2012.
  • Alves, W.A.; Alves, W.; Sousa, C.P.; Kogikoski Jr., S.; do Amaral, H.R.; da Silva, R.F.; Liberato, M.S.; Oliveira Jr., V.X.; Martins, T.D.; Takahashi, P.M.; Biosensors Based on Biological Nanostructures. In: Pier Andrea Serra (Org.), New Perspectives in Biosensors Technology and Applications, Croatia: Intech Open Access Publisher, 2011, 149-176.