Nanoscale and Microscale Research Centre



Stable DHLA-PEG capped PbS quantum dots: from synthesis to near-infrared biomedical imaging, Zamberlan F., Turyanska L., Patane A., Liu Z., Williams H. E. L, Fay M. W., Clarke P. A., Imamura Y., Jin T., Bradshaw T. D., Thomas N. R., Grabowska A. M., Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 6, 550-555, 2018

3-Dimensional inkjet printing of macro structures from silver nanoparticles, Vaithilingham J., Saleh E., Korner L., Wildman R. D., Hague R. J. M., Leach R. J., Tuck C. J., Materials and Design, 139, 81-88, 2018 

Selective Carbon Dioxide Hydrogenation Driven by Ferromagnetic RuFe Nanoparticles in Ionic Liquids, Qadir M. I., Weilhard A., Fernandes J. A., de Pedro I., Vieira B. J. C., Waerenborgh J. C., Dupont J., ACS Catalysis, 8, 1621-1627, 2018

Microstructural characteristics, porosity and strength development in ceramic-laterized concrete, Awoyera P. O., Akinmusuru J. O., Dawson A. R., Ndambuki J. M., Thom N. H., Cement and Concrete Composites, 86, 224-237, 2017

Confined naked gold nanoparticles in ionic liquid films, Calabria L., Fernandes J. A., Migowski P., Bernardi F., Baptista D. L., Leal R., Grehl T., Dupont J., Nanoscale, 9, 18753, 2017

Revealing Hydrogenation Reaction Pathways on Naked Gold Nanoparticles, Luza L., Rambor C. P., Gual A., Fernandes J. A., Eberhardt D., Dupont J., ACS Catalysis, 7, 2791-2799, 2017

Dehyrdrocoupling of dimethylamine-borane promoted by manganese(II) m-terphenyl complexes, Sharpe H. R., Geer A. M., Blundell T. J., Hastings F. R., Fay M. W., Rance G. A., Lewis W., Blake A. J., Kays D. L., Catalysis Science & Technology, 8, 229-235, 2017

Additive manufacture of complex 3D Au-containing nanocomposites by simultaneous two-photon polymerisation and photoreduction, Hu Q., Sun X-Z., Parmenter C. D. J., Fay M. W., Smith E. F., Rance G. A., He Y., Zhang F., Liu Y., Irvine D., Tuck C., Hague R., Wildman R., Scientific Reports, 7, 17150, 2017

A one-pot-one-reactant synthesis of platinum compounds at the nanoscale, Stoppiello C. T., Biskupek J., Li Z. Y., Rance G. A., Botos R. M., Fogarty R. A., Bourne J., Yuan J., Lovelock K. R. J., Thompson P., Fay M. W., Kaiser U., Chamberlain T. W., Khlobystov A. N., 9, 14385-14394, 2017

Biomass to porous carbon in one step: directly activated biomass for high performance CO2 storage, Balahmar N., Al-Jumialy A. S., Mokoya R., Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5, 12330-12339, 2017

Controlling the release of-indomethacin from glass solutions layered with a rate controlling membrane using fluid-bed processing. Part 1: surface and cross-sectional chemical analysis, Dereyinaker A., Scurr D. J., Steer E. D., Roberts C. J., Van den Mooter G., Molecular Pharmaceutics, 14, 959-973, 2017

The potentials and challenges of electron microscopy in the study of atomic chains, Banhart F., La Torre A., Ben Romdhane F., Cretu O., European Physical Journal - Applied Physics, 78, 20701, 2017

Nanoscale engineering of hybrid magnetite-carbon nanofiber materials for magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents, Metelkina O. N., Lodge R. W., Rudakovskaya P. G., Gerasimov V. M., Lucas C. H., Grebennikov I. S., Shchetinin I. V., Savchenko A. G., Pavlovskaya G. E., Rance G. A., del Carmen Gimenez-Lopez M., Khlobsytov A. N., Majouga A. G., Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 5, 2167-2174, 2017

The high temperature creep properties of a thermally sprayed CoNiCrAlY coating via small punch creep testing, Jackson G. A., Chen H., Sun W., McCartney G., Key Engineering Materials, 734, 144-155, 2017

The application of the small punch tensile test to evaluate the ductile to brittle transition of a thermally sprayed CoNiCrAlY coating, Jackson A. G., Sun W., McCartney G., Key Engineering Materials, 734, 144-155, 2017

Metal-organic frameworks in seconds via selective microwave heating, Laybourn A., Katrib J., Ferrari-John R. S., Kingman S. W., Schroder M., Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5, 7333-7338, 2017

Engineering p-n junctions and bandgap tuning of InSe nanolayers by controlled oxidation, Balakrishnan N., Kudrynskyi Z. R., Smith E. F., Fay M. W., Makarovsky O., Kovalyuk Z. D., Eaves L., Beton P. H., Patane A., 2D Materials, 4, 025043, 2017

Sample rotation improves gas cluster sputter depth profiling of polymers, Smith E. F., Counsell J. D. P., Bailey J., Sharp J. S., Alexander M. R., Shard A. G., Scurr D. J., Surface and Interface Analysis, 49, 953-959, 2017

Chemical reactions of molecules promoted and simultaneously imaged by the electron beam in transmission electron microscopy, Skowron S. T., Chamberlain T. W., Biskupek J., Kaiser U., Besley E., Khlobystov A. N., Accounts of Chemical Research, 50, 1797-1807, 2017

Effect of polymer topology on non-covalent polymer-protein complexation: miktoarm versus linear mPEG-poly (glutamic acid) copolymers, Nieto-Orellana A., Di Antonion M., Conte C., Mantovani G., Stolnik S., Polymer Chemistry, 8, 2210-2220, 2017

Evolution of damage in MoS2-based dry film lubricants (DFLs) in fretting wear - the effect of DFL thickness and contact geometry, Barman K., Shipway P. H., Voisey K. T., Pattinson G., Progress in Organic Coatings, 105, 67-80, 2017

Formation of Nickel Clusters Wrapped in Carbon Cages: Toward New Endohedral Metallofullerene Synthesis, Sinitsa A. S., Chamberlain T. W., Zoberbier T., Lebedeva I. V., Popov A. M., Knizhnik A. A., McSweeney R. L., Biskupek J., Kaiser U., Khlobystov A. N., Nano Letters, 17, 1082-1089, 2017

Suspension high velocity oxy-fuel spraying of TiO2: A quantitative approach to phase composition, Pala Z., Shaw E., Murray J. W., Senin N., Hussain T., Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 37, 801-810, 2017

Formation mechanism of electrical discharge TiC-Fe composite coatings, Murray J. W., Algodi S. J., Fay M. W., Brown P. D., Clare A. T., Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 243, 143-151, 2017

Cold sprayed metal-ceramic coatings using satellite powders, Al-Hamdani K. S., Murray J. W., Hussain T., Kennedy A., Clare A. T., Materials Letters, 198, 184-187, 2017

Combined inkjet printing and infrared sintering of silver nanoparticles using a swathe-by-swathe and layer-by-layer approach for 3-dimensional structures, Vaithilingam J., Simonelli M., Saleh E., Senin N., Wildman R. D., Hague R. J. M., Leach R. K., Tuck C. J., Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9, 6560-6570, 2017

Electrical discharge coating of nanostructured TiC-Fe cermets on 304 stainless steel, Algodi S. J., Murray J. W., Fay M. W., Clare A. T., Brown P. D., Surface and Coatings Technology, 307, 639-649, 2016

Characterisation of flame-generated soot and soot-in-oil using electron tomography volume reconstructions and comparison with traditional 2D-TEM measurements, Orhan O., Haffner-Staton E., La Rocca A., Fay M, Tribology International, 104, 272-284, 2016

Growth of single-layer boron nitride dome-shaped nanostructures catalysed by iron clusters, La Torre A. L., Ahlgren E. H., Fay M. W., Ben Romdhane F., Skowron S. T., Parmenter C., Davies A. J., Jouhannaud J., Pourroy G., Khlobystov A. N., Brown P. D., Besley E., Banhart F., Nanoscale, 8, 15079-15085, 2016

Carbon Nanotubes as Electrically Active Nanoreactors for Multi-Step Inorganic Synthesis: Sequential Transformations of Molecules to Nanoclusters, and Nanoclusters to Nanoribbons, Botos A., Biskupek J., Chamberlain T. W., Rance G. A., Stoppiello C., Sloan J., ... & Khlobystov A. N., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 138, 8175-8183, 2016

Highly efficient intracellular transduction in three-dimensional gradients for programming cell fate, Eltaher H. M., Yang J., Shakesheff K. M., & Dixon J. E., Acta Biomaterialia, 41, 181-192, 2016

Stabilising the Lowest Energy Charge-Separated State in a {Metal Chromophore-Fullerene} Assembly: A Tuneable Panchromatic Absorbing Donor Acceptor Triad, Lebedeva M. A., Chamberlain T. W., Scattergood P. A., Delor M., Sazanovich I. V., Davies E. S., ... & Khlobystov A. N., Chemical Science, 7, 5908-5921, 2016

The influence of nanotexturing of poly (lactic-co-glycolic acid) films upon human ovarian cancer cell attachment, Yaşayan G., Xue X., Collier P., Clarke P., Alexander M. R., & Marlow M., Nanotechnology, 27, 25, 2016 

Acid-dissolution of antigorite, chrysotile and lizardite for ex situ carbon capture and storage by mineralisation, Lacinska A. M., Styles M. T., Bateman K., Wagner D., Hall M. R., Gowing C., & Brown P. D., Chemical Geology, 437, 153-169, 2016

Ag-catalysed cutting of multi-walled carbon nanotubes, La Torre A., Rance G. A., Miners S. A., Lucas C. H., Smith E. F., Fay M. W., ... Brown P. D., & Khlobystov A. N., Nanotechnology, 27, 17, 2016

Making the practically impossible “Merely difficult”—Cryogenic FIB lift‐out for “Damage free” soft matter imaging, Parmenter C. D., Fay M. W., Hartfield C., & Eltaher H. M., Microscopy Research and Technique, 79(4), 298-303, 2016

Multivariate analysis of 3D ToF-SIMS images: method validation and application to cultured neuronal networks, Van Nuffel S., Parmenter C., Scurr D. J., Russell N. A., & Zelzer M., Analyst, 141, 90-95, 2016

Compositional and physicochemical factors governing the viability of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG embedded in starch-protein based edible films, Soukoulis C., Singh P., Macnaughtan W., Parmenter C. and Fisk I.D., Food Hydrocolloids, 52, 876-887, 2016

Recyclable glucose-derived palladium (0) nanoparticles as in situ-formed catalysts for cross-coupling reactions in aqueous media, Camp J.E., Dunsford J.J., Dacosta O.S., Blundell R.K., Adams J., Britton J., Smith R.J., Bousfield T.W. and Fay M.W., RSC Advances, 6, 16115-16121, 2016

Enantiopure titanocene complexes-direct evidence for paraptosis in cancer cells, Cini M., Williams H., Fay M. W., Searle M., Woodward S., Bradshaw T. D., Metallomics, 8, 286-297, 2016 

Soot-in-Oil 3D Volume Reconstruction Through the Use of Electron Tomography: An Introductory Study, La Rocca A., Campbell J., Fay M. W., Orhan O., Tribology Letters 61, 1-11, 2016 

Continuous-flow hydrothermal synthesis for the production of inorganic nanomaterials, Dunne P. W., Munn A. S., Starkey C. L., Huddle T. A., Lester E. H., Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 373, 2015
van der Waals-induced chromatic shifts in hydrogen-bonded two-dimensional porphyrin arrays on boron nitride, Korolkov V. V., Svatek S. A., Summerfield A., Kerfoot J., Yang L., Taniguchi T., Watanabe K., Champness N. R., Besley N. A., Beton P. H., ACS Nano, 9, 10347-10355, 2015
A sensing mechanism for the detection of carbon nanotubes using selective photoluminescent probes based on ionic complexes with organic dyes, Lutsyk P., Arif R., Hruby J., Bukivskyi A., Vinijchuk O., Shandura M., et al., Light: Science & Applications, 5, e16028, 2016
The allotropic transformation of polycrystalline cubic boron nitride structures resulting from the thermal effects of pulsed laser ablation, Pacella M., Butler-Smith P. W., Axinte D. A., Fay M. W., Diamond and Related Materials, 59, 62-68, 2015
CO2 controlled flocculation of microalgae using pH responsive cellulose nanocrystals, Eyley S., Vandamme D., Lama S., Van den Mooter G., Muylaert K., Thielemans W., Nanoscale, 7, 14413-14421, 2015
Mechanical vibrations of pendant liquid droplets, Temperton R. H., Smith M. I., Sharp J. S., European Physical Journal E, 38, 79, 2015
Electron spin coherence near room temperature in magnetic quantum dots, Moro F., Turyanska L., Wilman J., Fielding A. J., Fay M. W., Granwehr J., Patanè A., Scientific Reports, 5, 10855, 2015
Ligand-Induced Control of Photoconductive Gain and Doping in a Hybrid Graphene–Quantum Dot Transistor, Turyanska L., Makarovsky O., Svatek S. A., Beton P. H., Mellor C. J., Patanè A., Eaves L., Thomas N. R., Fay M. W., Marsden A. J., Wilson N. R., Advanced Electronic Materials, 1, 7, 2015
Detection of anomalous Hall voltages in ultrahigh-mobility two-dimensional hole gases generated by optical spin orientation, Vasyukov D. A., Plaut A. S., Henini M., Pfeiffer L. N., West K. W., Nicoll C. A., Farrer I., Ritchie D. A., Physical Review B, 91, 20, 2015
Electrospray deposition in vacuum as method to create functionally active protein immobilization on polymeric substrates, Fornari E., Roberts C. J., Temperton R. H., O’Shea J. N., Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 453, 252-259, 2015
Monitoring the Dissolution Mechanisms of Amorphous Bicalutamide Solid Dispersions via Real-Time Raman Mapping, Tres F., Patient J. D., Williams P. M., Treacher K., Booth J., Hughes L. P., Wren S. A. C., Aylott J. W., and Burley J. C., Molecular Pharmaceutics, 12, 1512-1522, 2015
Shear Banding in Drying Films of Colloidal Nanoparticles, Yang B., Sharp J. S., and Smith M. I., ACS Nano, 9, 4077-4084, 2015
In situ Raman mapping for identifying transient solid forms, Nanubolu J. B., and Burley J. C., CrystEngComm, 17, 5280-5287, 2015
Transmission Electron Microscopy: Isotope Substitution Extends the Lifetime of Organic Molecules in Transmission Electron Microscopy, Chamberlain T. W., Biskupek J., Skowron S. T., Bayliss P. A., Bichoutskaia E., Kaiser U., Khlobystov A. N., Small, 11, 5, 2015
Switching intermolecular interactions by confinement in carbon nanotubes, Chamberlain T. W., Lebedeva M. A., Abuajwa W., Suyetin M., Lewis W., Bichoutskaia E., Schroder M., Khlobystov A. N., Chemical Communications, 51, 648-651, 2015
Linifanib–a multi-targeted receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor and a low molecular weight gelator, Marlow M., Al-Ameedee M., Smith T., Wheeler S., Stocks M. J., Chemical Communications, 51, 6384-6387, 2015
Dynamics of Gold Nanoparticles on Carbon Nanostructures Driven by van der Waals and Electrostatic Interactions, La Torre A., del Carmen Gimenez-Lopez M., Fay M. W., Herreros Lucas C., Brown P. D., Khlobystov A. N., Small, 11, 2756-2761, 2015 
Band gap and partial density of states for ZnO: Under high pressure, Saoud F. S., Plenet J. C., Henini M., Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 619, 812-819, 2015
Enhancement of the luminescence intensity by co-doping Mn 2+ into Er 3+-doped SrAl2O4, de Herval L. K. S., Tuncer Arslanlar Y., Ayvacikli M., Iikawa F., Nobrega J. A., Pizani P. S., Galvao Gobato Y., Can N., Henini M., de Godoy M. P. F., Journal of Luminescence, 163, 17-20, 2015
The sequential continuous-flow hydrothermal synthesis of molybdenum disulphide, Dunner P. W., et al., Chemical Communications, 51, 4048-4050, 2015

Visible to infrared low temperature luminescence of Er 3+, Nd 3+ and Sm 3+ in CaSnO 3 phosphors, Gordo V. O., et al., Applied Radiation and Isotopes, 99, 68-76, 2015

Palladium nanoparticles in catalytic carbon nanoreactors: the effect of confinement on Suzuki–Miyaura reactions, Cornelio B., et al., Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 3, 3918-3927, 2015

Biomaterial modification of urinary catheters with antimicrobials to give long-term broadspectrum antibiofilm activity, Fisher L. E., et al., Journal of Controlled Release, 202, 57-64, 2015

Charge transfer from an adsorbed ruthenium-based photosensitizer through an ultra-thin aluminium oxide layer and into a metallic substrate, Gibson A. J., Temperton R. H., Handrup K., Weston M., Mayor L. C., O’Shea J. N., Journal of Chemical Physics140, 234708, 2014

Real time Raman imaging to understand dissolution performance of amorphous solid dispersions, Tres F., Treacher K., Booth J., Hughes L. P., Wren S. A. C., Aylott J. W., Burley J. C., Journal of Controlled Release188, 53-60, 2014 

Combined hydrogels that switch human pluripotent stem cells from self-renewal to differentiation, Dixon J. E., Shah D. A., Rogers C., Hall S., Weston N., Parmenter C. D. J., McNally D., Denning C., and Shakesheff K. M., 111, 5580-5585, 2014

Manganese(II) and Copper(II) Nitrate Bis-Imidazole Coordination Polymers: Dimensionality and Product Morphology, Richards V., Blake A. J., Lewis W., Nowell H., Parmenter C., Champness N. R., CrystEngComm, 15, 9704-9712, 2013

Application of nanoparticle tracking analysis platform for the measurement of soot-in-oil agglomerates from automotive engines, La Rocca A., Di Liberto G., Shayler P., Parmenter C. D. J., Fay M. W., Tribology International, 70, 142-147, 2014 

Paramagnetic, Near-Infrared Fluorescent Mn-Doped PbS Colloidal Nanocrystals, Turyanska L., Moro F., Knott A. N., Fay M. W., Bradshaw T. D., Patanè A., Particle & Particle Systems Characterisation, 30, 945-959, 2013

Impact of Milk Protein Type on the Viability and Storage Stability of Microencapsulated Lactobacillus acidophilus NCIMB 701748 Using Spray Drying, Soukoulis C., Behboudi-Jobbehdar S., Yonekura L., Parmenter C., Fisk I., Food and Bioprocess Technology, 7, 1255-1268, 2014

The nanostructure of soot-in-oil particles and agglomerates from an automotive diesel engine, La Rocca A., Di Liberto G., Shayler P. J., Fay M. W., Tribology International, 61, 80–87, 2013

Assembly and Magnetic Bistability of Mn3O4 Nanoparticles Encapsulated in Hollow Carbon Nanofibers, Gimenez-Lopez M., La Torre A., Fay M. W., Brown P. D., Khlobystov A. N., Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., 52, 2051-2054, 2013

Micro/nanometric investigations of the effects of laser ablation in the generation of micro-tools from solid CVD diamond structures, Butler-Smith P. W., Axinte D. A., Pacella M., Fay M. W., Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 213, 194–200, 2013 

Click chemistry in carbon nanoreactors , Rance G. A., Solomonsz W. A., Khlobystov A. N., Chemical Communications, 49, 1067-1069, 2013

TEM Study on the Electrical Discharge Machined Surface of Single-Crystal Silicon, Murray J. W., Fay M. W., Kunieda M., Clare A. T., Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 213, 801-809, 2013

Band-gap profiling by laser writing of hydrogen-containing III-N-Vs, Balakrishnan N., Pettinari G., Makarovsky O., Turyanska L., Fay M. W., De Luca M., Polimeni A., Capizzi M., Martelli F., Rubini S., Patanè A., Physcial Review B, 86, 155307, 2012

Near-field Raman spectroscopy of biological nanomaterials by in situ laser-induced synthesis of tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy tips, Sinjab F., Lekprasert B., Woolley R. A. J., Roberts C. J., Tendler S. J. B., Notingher I., Optics Letters, 37, 12, 2012

Assembly, Growth and Catalytic Activity of Gold Nanoparticles in Hollow Carbon Nanofibres, La Torre A., Gimenez-Lopez M., Fay M., Rance G., Solomonsz W., Chamberlain T., Brown P., Khlobystov A., ACS Nano, 6, 2000-2007, 2012

Interactions of Gold Nanoparticles with the Interior of Hollow Graphitised Carbon Nanofibres, La Torre A., Fay M., Rance G., Gimenez-Lopez M., Solomonsz W., Brown P., Khlobystov A., Small, 8, 1222-1228, 2012

Resonant Properties of Sessile Droplets; Contact Angle Dependence of the Resonant Frequency and Width in Glycerol/Water Mixtures, Sharp J. S., Soft Matter, 8, 399-407, 2012

Factors affecting the formation of insulin amyloid spherulites, Smith M. I., Foderàb V., Sharp J.S., Roberts C. J., Donald A. M., Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 89, 216– 222, 2012

The differential effect of apoferritin-PbS nanocomposites on cell cycle progression in normal and cancerous cells, Turyanska L., Bradshaw T. D., Li M., Bardelang P., Drewe W. C., Fay M. W., Mann S., Patane A., Thomas N. R., Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22, 660-665, 2012

Tuneable Mechanical Properties in Low Molecular Weight Hydrogels, Chen L., Raeburn J., Sutton S., Spiller D. G., Williams J., Sharp J. S., Griffiths P. C., Heenan R. K., King S. M., Paul A., Furzeland S., Atkins D., Adams D. J., Soft Matter, 7, 9721 - 9727, 2011

Contact Angle Dependence of the Resonant Frequency of Sessile Water Droplets, Sharp J. S., Farmer D. J., Kelly J., Langmuir27, 9367–9371, 2011

Imaging the photovoltaic response of PbS-sensitized porous titania, Turyanska L., Makarovsky O., Elfurawi U., Patanè A., Fay M. W., Bowers J. W. Upadhyaya H. M., (2011), Physica Status Solidi A, 208, 2450–2453, 2011 

In situ TEM investigation of -FeOOH and -Fe2O3 nanorods, Almeida T. P., Fay M. W., Zhu Y., Brown P. D., Physica E, 44, 1058-1061, 2012

Effects of Substrate Constraint on Crack Pattern Formation in Thin Films of Colloidal Polystyrene Particles, Smith M. I., Sharp J. S., Langmuir, 27, 8009–8017, 2011

Contact Angle Dependence of the Resonant Frequency of Sessile Water Droplets, Sharp J. S., Farmer D. J., Kelly J., Langmuir, 27, 9367–9371, 2011

Imaging the photovoltaic response of PbS-sensitized porous titania,  Turyanska L., Makarovsky O., Elfurawi U., Patanè A., Fay M. W., Bowers J. W., Upadhyaya H. M., Physica Status Solidi A, 208, 2450-2453, 2011 

Infrared dielectric mirrors based on thin film multilayers of polystyrene and polyvinylpyrrolidone, Bailey J., Sharp J. S., Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, 49(10), 732-739, 2011

Interfacial reaction in Cu/Sn/Cu system during the transient liquid phase soldering process, Li J. F., Agyakwa P. A., Johnson C. M., Acta Materialia, 59, 1198-1211, 2011 

Charge transfer dynamics of model charge transfer centers of a multicenter water splitting dye complex on rutile TiO2(110), Weston M., Britton A. J., O'Shea J. N., Journal of Chemical Physics, 134, 054705, 2011   

Micro-textured surfaces with gradient wetting properties, Langley K. R., Sharp J. S., Langmuir, 26, 18349-18356, 2010

Parallel Scanning Near-Field Photolithography: The Snomipede, ul Haq E., Liu Z., Zhang Y., Ahmad S. A. A., Wong L., Armes S. P., Hobbs J. K., Leggett G. J., Micklefield J., Roberts C. J., Weaver J. M. R., Nano Letters, 10, 4375-4380, 2010

Thin Film Polymer Photonics: Spin cast distributed Bragg reflectors and chirped polymer structures J. Bailey and J. S. Sharp, Eur. Phys. J. E 33, 41-49 (2010)

Mg/Ti multilayers: structural, optical and hydrogen absorption properties, Baldi A., Palsson G. K., Gonzalez-Silveira M., Schreuders H., Slaman M., Rector J. H., Krishnan G., Kooi B. J., Walker G. S., Fay M. W., Hjorvarsson B., Wijngaarden R. J., Dam B., Griessen R., Physical Review B, 81, 224203, 2010

A valve-assisted snapshot approach to understand the hydrothermal synthesis of α-Fe2O3 nanorods, Almeida T. P., Fay M. W., Zhu Y., Brown P. D., CrystEngComm, 12, 1700-1704, 2010

Transport and encapsulation of gold nanoparticles in carbon nanotubes, La Torre A., Rance G. A., El Harfi J., Li J., Irvine D. J., Brown P. D., Khlobystov A. N., Nanoscale, 2, 1006-1010, 2010

Nanocomposite oxygen reduction electrocatalysts formed using bioderived reducing agents, Johnson L., Thielemans W.,Walsh D. A., Mater J., Journal of Materials Chemistry, 20, 1737-1743, 2010

Rapid polymorph screening on milligram quantities of pharmaceutical material using phonon-mode Raman spectroscopy, Al-Dulaimi S., Aina A., Burley J., CrystEngComm, 12, 1038-1040, 2010

Reversible 100 % Linkage Isomerization in a Single-Crystal to Single-Crystal Transformation: Photocrystallographic Identification of the Metastable [Ni(dppe)(eta1-ONO)Cl] Isomer, Warren M. R., Brayshaw S. K., Johnson A. L., Schiffers S., Raithby P. R., Easun T. L., George M. W., Warren J. E., Teat S. J., Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 48, 5711-5714, 2009

Process Map for the Hydrothermal Synthesis of r-Fe2O3 Nanorods, Almeida T. P., Fay M. W., Zhu Y., Brown P. D., Journal of Physcial Chemistry C, 113, 18689-18698, 2009

Tailoring the physical properties of thiol-capped PbS quantum dots by thermal annealing, Turyanska L., Elfurawi U., Li M., Fay M. W., Thomas N. R., Mann S., Blokland J. H., Christianen P. C. M., Patane A., 20, 31, 315604, 2009

An appraisal of ultramicrotomy, FIBSEM and cryogenic FIBSEM techniques for the sectioning of biological cells on titanium substrates for TEM investigation, Edwards H. K., Fay M. W., Anderson S. I., Scotchford C. A., Grant D. M., Brown P. D., Journal of Microscopy, 234, 16-25, 2009

Fe-Assisted Synthesis of Si Nanowires, Ahmad I., Fay M., Xia Y., Hou X., Kennedy A., Zhu Y., Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 113, 1286-1292, 2009

Nanocasting of High Surface Area Mesoporous Ga2O3 and GaN Semiconductor Materials, West C., Mokaya R., Chemistry of Materials, 21, 4080-4086, 2009

Insulin fibril nucleation: The role of prefibrillar aggregates, Smith M. I., Sharp J. S., Roberts C. J., Biophyscial Journal, 95(7), 3400-3406, 2008

Examining the cell-biomaterial interface using cryo focused ion beam scanning electron microscopy, ultramicrotomy and transmission electron microscopy, Edwards H. K., Coe S., Fay M., Anderson S., Scotchford C., Grant D., Brown P., 8th World Biomaterials Congress, Amsterdam, 28May - 1 June 2008

Commercialising continuous hydrothermal synthesis to produce high quality formulated nanomaterials, Lester E., Hobbs H., Gordon S., NSTI Nanotech Boston MA, 1-5 June 2008

Cryo FIB as applied to the Life Sciences, Edwards H. K. et al, 4th European FIB & DualBeam UserClub Meeting 2008, 7th to 9th April 2008, Eindhoven

Nucleation and Growth of Insulin Fibrils in Bulk Solution and at Hydrophobic Polystyrene Surfaces, Smith M. I., Sharp J. S., Roberts C. J., Biophysical Journal, 93(6), 2143-2151, 2007

Installation of a cryo FIB-SEM and in-situ analysis FEGTEM facility , Fay M. W., Edwards H. K., Brown P. D., Electron Microscopy and Anlaysis Group Conference 2007, Glasgow 3-7 September

Site-specific, cross-sectional imaging of biomaterials and the cell-biomaterial interface using focused ion beam scanning electron microscopy, Edwards H. K., Coe S. C. , Ahmed I., Fay M. W., Scotchford C. A., Grant D. M., Brown P. D., Electron Microscopy and Anlaysis Group Conference 2007, Glasgow 3-7 September; 21st European Conference on Biomaterials, Brighton, 9-13 September 2007

Semi-automated structural characterisation of high velocity oxy fuel thermally sprayed WC-Co based coatings, Fay M. W., Han Y., McCartney D. G., Korpiola K., Brown P. D., Electron Microscopy and Anlaysis Group Conference 2007, Glasgow 3-7 September


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