Arūnas Baltušnikas

Laboratory of Materials Research and Testing (16)
Senior research associate
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Scientific article


Pitak I. [LEI], Rinkevičius D., Kalpokaitė Dičkuvienė R. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Denafas G. [LEI]. The strategy for conservation non-renewable natural resources through producing and application solid recovery fuel in the cement industry: a case study for Lithuania In: Environmental science and pollution research. Heidelberg: Springer, 2022, Early access, p. 1-17. Scopus . ISSN 0944-1344, eISSN 1614-7499.
Kalpokaitė Dičkuvienė R. [LEI], Pitak I. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Lukošiūtė S. I. [LEI], Denafas G. [LEI], Čėsnienė J. [LEI]. Cement substitution by sludge-biomass gasification residue: Synergy with silica fume In: Construction and Building Materials. Oxford: Elsevier, 2022, Vol. 326, 126902, p. 1-10. Scopus . ISSN 0950-0618, eISSN 1879-0526.
Žukauskaitė Z., Druteikienė R., Tarasiuk N., Tautkus S., Niaura G., Ignatjev I., Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Konstantinova M., Maceika E., Kazakevičiūtė-Jakučiūnienė L., Buivydas Š., Jasinevičienė D., Gvozdaitė R.. Separation of anthropogenic radionuclides from aqueous environment using raw and modified biosorbents In: Journal of Environmental Radioactivity. Elsevier, 2022, vol. 244-245, 106829, p. 1-12. ISSN 0265-931X.


Kavaliauskas Ž. [LEI], Dovydaitis V., Kėželis R. [LEI], Marcinauskas L. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Iljinas A., Gecevičius G., Čapas V.. Formation of Graphite-Copper/N-Silicon Schottky Photovoltaic Diodes Using Different Plasma Technologies In: Energies. Basel: MDPI, 2021, Vol. 14, Iss. 21, 6896, p. 1-14. ISSN 1996-1073.
Bukauskytė J., Sundar H. R., Lukošiūtė I. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Jankauskaitė V.. Effect of compatibilizer on the structure and properties of polypropylene/nanoclay composites In: Industrial engineering 2021: international young researchers conference notification material, May 13, 2021, Kaunas, Lithuania. Kaunas: Kauno technologijos universitetas, 2021, p. 63-68. ISSN 2538-6727.
Yousef S., Kalpokaitė Dičkuvienė R. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Pitak I. [LEI], Lukošiūtė S. I. [LEI]. A new strategy for functionalization of char derived from pyrolysis of textile waste and its application as hybrid fillers (CNTs/char and graphene/ char) in cement industry In: Journal of Cleaner Production . Oxford: Elsevier, 2021, Vol. 314, 128058, p. 1-12. ISSN 0959-6526, eISSN 1879-1786.
Bendikienė R., Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Čiuplys A., Lukošiūtė I. [LEI], Juzėnas K., Kalpokaitė Dičkuvienė R. [LEI], Šertvytis R., Denafas J.. Utilization of Industrial Solar Cells’ Scrap as the Base Material to Form Coatings In: Waste and Biomass Valorization . Dordrecht: Springer, 2021, Vol. 12, p. 2757-2767. ISSN 1877-2641, eISSN 1877-265X.
Kavaliauskas Ž. [LEI], Kėželis R. [LEI], Milieška M. [LEI], Marcinauskas L. [LEI], Valinčius V. [LEI], Aikas M. [LEI], Uscila R. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Žunda A.. Influence of different plasma spraying methods on the physical properties of YSZ coatings In: Surfaces and Interfaces . Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2021, Vol. 24, 101120, p. 1-12. ISSN 2468-0230.
Kalpokaitė Dičkuvienė R. [LEI], Lukošiūtė S. I. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Čėsnienė J. [LEI]. Structural observation of cement paste modified with hydrophobic organoclay In: Construction and Building Materials. Oxford: Elsevier, 2021, Vol. 272, 121931, p. 1-10. ISSN 0950-0618.


Vaičiukynienė D., Mikelionienė A., Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Kantautas A., Radzevičius A.. Removal of ammonium ion from aqueous solutions by using unmodified and H2O2-modified zeolitic waste In: Scientific Reports. London: Scientific Reports, 2020, Vol. 10, 352, p. 1-11. ISSN 2045-2322.

Conference paper


Pitak I. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Čėsnienė J. [LEI], Denafas G. [LEI]. Opportunity production solid recovery fuel from refuse derived fuel and use it as an alternative fuel for the cement industry of Lithuania In: Conference proceedings 2 nd International Conference Strategies toward Green Deal Implementation – Water, Raw Materials & Energy 8 – 10 December 2021. Cracow: Publishing House Mineral and Energy Economy Research Institute Polish Academy of Sciences, 2021, 130, p. 1-1. ISBN 978-83-963280-3-8.


Makarevičius V. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Lukošiūtė I. [LEI], Kriūkienė R. [LEI], Grybėnas A. [LEI]. Effect of thermal aging on structural changes in P91 and P5 heat resistant steels In: Proceedings 29th International Conference on Metallurgy and Materials, Brno, Czech Republic, May 20 - 22, 2020. Brno: 2020, p. 567-572. SCOPUS . ISSN 2694-9296 ISBN 978-80-87294-97-0.
Pitak I. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Denafas G. [LEI]. Analysis of separated waste for the preparation of solid recovered fuels In: Conference proceedings 1 st International Conference Strategies toward Green Deal Implementation - Water and Raw Materials 14 – 16 December 2020 (Online). Cracow: Publishing House Mineral and Energy Economy Research Institute Polish Academy of Sciences, 2020, p. 124. ISBN 978-83-959215-5-1.


Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Grybėnas A. [LEI], Kriūkienė R. [LEI], Makarevičius V. [LEI], Makštys A. [LEI]. Structural Characterization of Montmorillonite Intercalated with N-cetylpyridinium Chloride and Methyl Benzyl Di-octadecyl Ammonium Chloride In: Book of abstracts of the 7th Baltic Conference on Silicate Materials BaltSilica 2016. 26-27 May. . Kaunas: Kauno technologijos universitetas, 2016, p. 1-1. ISSN 2243-6057.


Makarevičius V. [LEI], Baltušnikas A. [LEI], Lukošiūtė I. [LEI], Kriūkienė R. [LEI], Grybėnas A. [LEI]. Transformation kinetic M23C6 carbide lattice parameters in ferritic-martensitic P91 steel during thermal ageing In: 24th International conference on Metallurgy and Materials. Conference proceedings June 3-5, 2015. Brno Czech Republic: TANGER, 2015, p. 773-778. ISBN 978-80-87294-62-8. .

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