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Publications

Journals

Conference Talks

  • Mosham, E., Vozka, P. (October 2022) Detecting Hydrocarbons in Sand after Huntington Beach Oil Spill using Solid-Phase Microextraction Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. Oral presentation at the CSU COAST 2022 Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA
  • Cacciatore, J., Vozka, P., Caceres-Martinez, L., Daneshkhah, A., Agarwal, M., Kilaz, G., Dietz, E. (October, 2022). Characterization of Volatile Markers in Electronic Components Via Comprehensive Gas Chromatography with Electron Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry. Oral presentation at the 8th IAJC, Orlando, FL
  • Barzallo, G., Gieng, H., Luu, E. N., Auersvald, M., Straka, P., Vozka, P. (August 2022). Quantitative analysis of Aliphatic Olefins in Alternative and Petroleum-Based Fuels by Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography. Oral presentation at the ACS Fall 2022, Chicago, IL
  • King, T., Vozka, P. (August, 2022). Accumulation of Organic Compounds by Polypropylene and Polyethylene Terephthalate Microplastic Samples. Oral presentation at the 2022 CSULA REU Urban Hydrology Conference  
  • Straka, P., Kittel, H., Auersvald, M., Vrtiška, D., Vozka, P. (May, 2022). Hydroprocessing of scrap tyres pyrolysis oil. Oral presentation at the 23rd edition of the International Conference on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, Ghent, Belgium
  • Barzallo, G., Gieng, H., Luu, E., Vozka, P. (April, 2022). Quantitative Analysis of Olefins in Petroleum Fractions by Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography. Oral presentation at the 36th Annual CSU Systemwide Student Research Competition, San Francisco, CA
  • Mirzaie, C., Milbourne, A., Vozka, P. (April, 2022). Effect of n-Alkane Addition on the Freezing Point of Alternative Aviation Fuel Blending Components. Oral presentation at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)
  • Barzallo, G., Gieng, H., Luu, E., Vozka, P. (March, 2022). Quantitative Analysis of Olefins in Petroleum Fractions by Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography. Oral presentation at the 30th Annual Student Symposium on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities (RSCA), Los Angeles, CA - 3rd Best Overall Oral Presentation
  • Milbourne, A., Mirzaie, C., Vozka, P. (March, 2022). Effect of n-C18 Addition on the Freezing Point of Alternative Aviation Fuel Blending Components. Oral presentation at the 30th Annual Student Symposium on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities (RSCA), Los Angeles, CA
 

Conference Posters

  • Barzallo, G., Gieng, H. (November, 2023). Quantitative Analysis of Alkenes in Alternative Fuels via Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography. Poster presentation at the SCALACS Research Symposium at Caltech, Pasadena, CA
  • Mosham, E., Nguyen, K. (November, 2023). Analyzing Sand for Hydrocarbon Presence after Huntington Beach Oil Spill using Soling-Phase Microextraction Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (SPME-GC-MS). Poster presentation at the SCALACS Research Symposium at Caltech, Pasadena, CA - 2nd Best Overall Poster
  • Milbourne, A. (October, 2023). Use of Sr(B,B’)O3 Perovskites for transparent semiconductors. Poster presentation at the Conference Across MRSEC-PREM Schools in Columbus, OH (under the guidance of Dr. Dabo)
  • Dang, D. (August, 2022). Utilization of Metal-Organic Frameworks to Degrade Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in Aqueous Solutions. Poster presentation at the NSF REU program at CSULA, Los Angeles, CA (under the guidance of Dr. Liu)
  • Milbourne, A. (August, 2022). Use of Sr(B,B’)O3 Perovskites for transparent semiconductors. Poster presentation at the NSF REU program at Penn State University, State College, PA (under the guidance of Dr. Dabo)
  • Lam, C. (August, 2022). Effect of Oral Dihydromyricetin (DHM) on EtOH-Induced Lipid Accumulation in Alcohol-Associated Liver Disease (ALD). Poster presentation at the JumpStar at USC Graduate School, Los Angeles, CA (under the guidance of Dr. Davies)
  • Chan, J., Ramirez, R., Vozka, P. (March, 2022). Detailed Analysis of Contaminants in Samples Obtained from Talbert Marsh via GC×GC-FID Methods. Poster presentation at the 30th Annual Student Symposium on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities (RSCA), Los Angeles, CA

Invited Talks

  • Vozka P. (September 2022). Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography in Fight Against Plastic Pollution, Seminar in Interdisciplinary STEM Research, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Vozka P. (August 2022). (Two-dimensional) Gas chromatography in real-world applications, CHEM 5000, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Vozka P. (July 2022). Plastic waste – what can we do about it?, STEM-NET Virtual Research Café 10.0, California State University, CA
  • Vozka P. (February 2022). Complex Chemical Mixtures - What is Inside of Them?, California State University, Long Beach, CA
  • Vozka P. (February 2022). Complex Chemical Mixtures - What is Inside of Them?, Chapman University, CA
  • Vozka P. (July 2021). Chemical composition analysis of complex mixtures by comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography, 2021 Summer Teacher Workshop (RET Program), Sustainability in Materials Science Research for the Classroom and Beyond, Pennsylvania State University, Materials Research Science & Engineering Centers
  • Vozka P. (October 2021). Chemical composition analysis of products from plastic waste conversion using comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography, CHEM 4890, Molecular Science Capstone, CSULA
  • Vozka P. (January 2021). Chemical composition analysis of complex mixtures by comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography, 3rd Science Exploration Workshop, MORE Program, CSULA

Book Chapters

  • Vozka, P. (2022) Plynová chromatografie. In Organická Analýza, edited by Čáslavský, J. & Ševčík, J. G. K., 57-89. Czech Republic: 2 THETA. (In English Gas Chromatography. In Organic Analysis)

Patents

  • Kilaz, G., Vozka, P. (2020). Methods for classification of hydrocarbon mixtures. U.S. Patent Application, US 2020/0132640 A1

Military reports

  • Vozka, P.; Kilaz, G.  “Evaluation of GC Column Chemistry for a GCxGC-FID Test Method for Navy Tactical Fuels” Naval Enterprise Partnership Teaming with Universities for National Excellence Research Report to Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division. May 2020
  • Vozka, P.; Kilaz, G.  “Compositional Survey of Navy Tactical Fuels – Neat Alternative Fuels, Alternative Fuel Blends, and Alternative Fuel Blend of Blends” Naval Enterprise Partnership Teaming with Universities for National Excellence Research Report to Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division. May 2020
  • Vozka, P.; Kilaz, G.  “Development of an IOC (Phase 3) Advanced Analytical Test Method: A GCxGC-FID Test Method for Detection and Quantification of Nonpolar High Molecular Weight Contaminants in Navy Tactical Fuels” Naval Enterprise Partnership Teaming with Universities for National Excellence Research Report to Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division. May 2020
  • Modereger, B.; Vozka, P.; Kenttämaa, H.; Kilaz, G.  “Hydrocarbon Compound Class Distribution via GCxGC-FID for All Navy Tactical Fuels: Standardization” Purdue University Research Report to Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division. May 2020
  • Vozka, P.; Kilaz, G.  “Standardization (Phase 4) of the Advanced Analytical Test Method: A GCxGC-FID Test Method for the Detection and Quantification of Nonpolar High Molecular Weight Contaminants in Navy Tactical Fuels” Postdoctoral Research Report to Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division. May 2020
  • Vozka, P.; Mastrean, A.; Li, A.; Qiao, L.; Kilaz, G. "Chemical Composition, Physical Properties, and Concentration Flammability Limits of Petroleum-Based and Alternative Aviation Fuels" Report to Federal Aviation Administration. July 2020.

Theses

  • Barzallo, G. 2022, Quantitative Analysis of Olefins in Petroleum Fractions by Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography, California State University, Los Angeles, CA