The publications listed below describe research that has utilized the Nanofabrication Facility.

2013


Jigang Zhou, Hao Liu, Fengping Wang, Todd Simpson, Tsun-Kong Sham, Xueliang Sun, Zhifeng Ding
An electrochemical approach to fabricating honeycomb assemblies from multiwall carbon nanotubes
Carbon 59, pp 130–139 (2013)
doi: 10.1016/j.carbon.2013.03.001

N.M. Houser, L. Gimeno, R.E. Hanson, T. Goldhawk, T. Simpson, P. Lavoie
Microfabrication of dielectric barrier discharge plasma actuators for flow control
Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 201, pp101–104, 2013
doi: 10.1016/j.sna.2013.06.005

N. S. McIntyre, T. Simpson J. Qin, N. Sherry, M. Bauer, J. Ulaganathan, A. G. Carcea, R. C. Newman, M. Kunz & N. Tamura
Studies of microscopic strains on Alloy 600 surfaces arising from stress corrosion cracking
WIT Transactions on Engineering Science, 78 239-249 (2013)
doi: 10.2495/SECM130201

Nadia C S Mykytczuk, Simon J Foote, Chris R Omelon, Gordon Southam, Charles W Greer and Lyle G Whyte
Bacterial growth at −15 °C; molecular insights from the permafrost bacterium Planococcus halocryophilus Or1
The ISME Journal (2013) 7, 1211–1226;
doi:10.1038/ismej.2013.8

Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Fartash Vasefi, Bozena Kaminska, Jeffrey J. L. Carson
Nanohole-array-based device for 2D snapshot multispectral imaging
Scientific Reports 3, 2589 (2013)
doi: 10.1038/srep02589

Daniel O. Costa, Paul D.H. Prowse, Tom Chrones, Stephen M. Sims, Douglas W. Hamilton,Amin S. Rizkalla, S. Jeffrey Dixon
The differential regulation of osteoblast and osteoclast activity by surface topography of hydroxyapatite coatings
Biomaterials 34 (2013) 7215-7226
doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2013.06.014

Sabastine Ezugwu, M. Shafiq Ahmed, Reg Bauld, Ranjith Divigalpitiya, Giovanni Fanchini,
Influence of the addition of graphene-like materials on the thermophysical properties of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene):poly(styrenesulfonate) thin film nanocomposites,
Thin Solid Films, Volume 534, 1 May 2013, Pages 520-528
doi: 10.1016/j.tsf.2013.02.131

Nahar Q, Quach DM, Darvish B, Goldberg HA, Grohe B, Mittler S.
Orientation distribution of highly oriented type I collagen deposited on flat samples with different geometries.
Langmuir. 2013 Jun 4;29(22):6680-6.
doi: 10.1021/la401421h

Ertorer E, Vasefi F, Keshwah J, Najiminaini M, Halfpap C, Langbein U, Carson JJ, Hamilton DW, Mittler S.
Large area periodic, systematically changing, multishape nanostructures by laser interference lithography and cell response to these topographies.
J Biomed Opt. 2013 Mar;18(3):035002.
doi: 10.1117/1.JBO.18.3.035002

Gebennikov D, Mittler S.
Influence of electrostatic forces on particle propulsion in the evanescent field of silver ion-exchanged waveguides.
Langmuir. 2013 Feb 26;29(8):2615-22.
doi: 10.1021/la303940a

Kidney Stones in Primary Hyperoxaluria: New Lessons Learnt
Dorrit E. Jacob, Bernd Grohe, Michaela Geßner, Bodo B. Beck, and Bernd Hoppe
PLoS One. 2013; 8(8): e70617.
doi:  10.1371/journal.pone.0070617

Jeremy Smith, Arash Akbari-Sharbaf, Matthew J. Ward, Michael W. Murphy, Giovanni Fanchini, and Tsun Kong Sham
Luminescence properties of defects in nanocrystalline ZnO
J. Appl. Phys. 113, 093104 (2013)
doi: 10.1063/1.4794001

Mohamadreza Najiminaini ; Fartash Vasefi ; Bozena Kaminska and Jeffrey J. L. Carson Transmission resonance of a three-dimensional nanostructure with a localized surface plasmon property
Proc. SPIE 8597, Plasmonics in Biology and Medicine X, 859715 (2013)
doi: 10.1117/12.2005133

Najiminaini, M., Vasefi, F., Kaminska, B., & J.J.L. Carson.
A Three-Dimensional Plasmonic Nanostructure with Extraordinary Optical Transmission. 
Plasmonics 8(1) 2013
doi: 10.1007/s11468-012-9378-9

B.Galarreta, M. Tabatabei, V.Guieu, E.Peyrin, F.Lagugné-Labarthet,
Microfluidic channel with embedded SERS 2D platform for the aptamer detection of ochratoxin A,
Anal. Bioanal. Chem., 2013, 405,1613-1621.
doi: 10.1007/s00216-012-6557-7

2012

Hassanzadeh A, Ma HK, Dixon SJ, Mittler S.
Visualization of the solubilization process of the plasma membrane of a living cell by waveguide evanescent field fluorescence microscopy.
J Biomed Opt. 2012 Jul;17(7):076025.
doi: 10.1117/1.JBO.17.7.076025

Knight DK, Stutchbury R, Imruck D, Halfpap C, Lin S, Langbein U, Gillies ER,
Mittler S, Mequanint K.
Focal contact formation of vascular smooth muscle cells on Langmuir-Blodgett and solvent-cast films of biodegradable poly(ester amide)s.
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2012 Mar;4(3):1303-12.
doi: 10.1021/am201582q

Al-Aribe,K., Knopf, G.K. and Bassi, A.S.
Photo-electric biotransducer for activating ionic hydrogel microactuators
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 176, 1056, 2013
doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2012.10.063

Al-Aribe,K., Knopf, G.K. and Bassi, A.S.
Fabrication of an optically driven pH-gradient generator based on self-assembled proton pumps
Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, vol. 12, pp, 325-335
doi: 10.1007/s10404-011-0876-4

Al-Aribe,K., Knopf, G.K. and Bassi, A.S.
Photoelectric monolayers based on self-assembled and oriented purple membrane patches
IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 800-810
doi: 10.1109/JMEMS.2011.215992

Al-Aribe, K.M., Knopf, G.K. and Bassi, A.S.
Light-driven hydrogel microvalve based on BR proton pumps
IECON 2012, Montreal Oct. 24 - 27, 2012
doi: 10.1109/IECON.2012.6389256

M. Grbić and T. Van Leeuwen and R. M. Clark and S. Rombauts and P. Rouzé and V. Grbić and E. J. Osborne and W. Dermauw and P. C. T. Ngoc and F. Ortego and P.Hernández-Crespo and I. Diaz and M. Martinez and M. Navajas and E. Sucena and S.Magalhaes and L. Nagy and R. Pace and S. Djuranovc and G. Smagghe and M. Iga and O. Christiaens and J. A. Veenstra and J. Ewer and R. M. Villalobos and J. L. Hutter and S. D. Hudson and M. Velez and S. Yi and J. Zeng and A. Pires-daSilva and F. Roch and M. Cazaux and M. Navarro and V. Zhurov and G. Acevedo and A. Bjelica and J. A. Fawcett and E. Bonnet and C. Martens and G. Baele and L. Wissler and A. Sanchez-Rodriguez and L. Tirry and C. Blais and K. Demeestere and S. R. Henz and R. Gregory and J. Mathieu and L. Verdon and L. Farinelli and J. Schmutz and E. Lindquist and R. Feyereisen and Y. Van de Peer,
The genome of Tetranychus urticae reveals herbivorous pest adaptations
Nature 479, 487 (2012).
doi: 10.1038/nature10640

S. Hug, B. Grohe, J. Jalkanen, B. Chan, B. Galarreta, K. Vincent, F. Lagugné-Labarthet, G. Lajoie, H.A. Goldberg, M. Karttunen and G.K. Hunter
Mechanism of inhibition of calcium oxalate crystal growth by an osteopontin phosphopeptide.
Soft Matter 8, 1226-1233
doi: 10.1039/c1sm06232h

B.P.H. Chan, K. Vincent, G. Lajoie, H.A. Goldberg, B. Grohe and G.K. Hunter
On the catalysis of calcium oxalate dihydrate formation by osteopontin peptides
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 96, 22-28
doi: htt10.1016/j.colsurfb.2012.03.015

B. Grohe, S. Hug, A. Langdon, J. Jalkanen, K.A. Rogers, H.A. Goldberg, M. Karttunen and G.K. Hunter
Mimicking the biomolecular control of calcium oxalate monohydrate crystal growth: The effect of contiguous glutamic acids
Langmuir 28, 12182−12190
doi: 10.1021/la3018985

N. Kazemi-Zanjani, H. Chen, H.A. Goldberg, G.K. Hunter, B. Grohe, F. Lagugné-Labarthet
Label-free mapping of osteopontin adsorption to calcium oxalate monohydrate crystals by tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy
Journal of the American Chemical Society 134, 17076-17082
doi: 10.1021/ja3057562

N. Kazemi-Zanjani, F. Pashaee, F.Lagugné-Labarthet
Tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy: application to the study of single silicon nanowire and functionalized gold surface
Proceedings of the SPIE, vol 8412, 2012,p. 841220.
doi: 10.1117/12.981727

F. Fathi, F. Lagugné-Labarthet*, D. B. Pedersen and H.-B. Kraatz
Studies of the interaction of two organophosphonates with nanostructured silver surfaces
Analyst, 2012, 137, 4448.
doi: 10.1039/C2AN35641D

S. Fayyaz, M. Tabatabaei, R. Hou, and F. Lagugné-Labarthet
Surface-Enhanced Fluorescence: Mapping Individual Hot Spots in Silica-Protected 2D Gold Nanotriangle Arrays
J. Phys Chem. C, 2012, 27, pp 1494–1498
doi: 10.1021/jp302191z

Pontefract, A., G.R. Osinski, P. Lindgren, J. Parnell, C.S. Cockell and G. Southam. 
The effects of meteorite impacts on the availability of bioessential elements for endolithic organisms. 
Meteoritics & Planet. Sci. 47:1681-1691.
doi: 10.1111/maps.12004

Wanger, G., D. Moser, M. Hay, S. Myneni, T.C. Onstott and G. Southam.
Mobile hydrocarbon microspheres from >2-billion-year-old carbon-bearing seams in the South African deep subsurface.
Geobiology 10:496-505.
doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2012.00340.x

Angiboust, S., M. Fayek, I.M. Power, A. Camacho, G. Calas and G. Southam. 2012.
Structural and biological control of the Cenozoic epithermal uranium concentrations from the Sierra Peña Blanca, Mexico.
Mineralium Deposita. 47(8) 859-874
doi: 10.1007/s00126-012-0408-5

Fairbrother L., J. Brugger, J. Shapter, J. Laird, G. Southam and F. Reith.
Supergene gold transformation: Biogenic secondary and nano-particulate gold from arid Australia.
Chem. Geol. 2012 (320-321) pp17-31.
doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2012.05.025

Fernández-Remolar, D.C., L.J. Preston, M. Sánchez-Román, M.R.M. Izawa, L. Huang, G. Southam, N.R. Banerjee, G.R. Osinski, R. Flemming, D. Gómez-Ortíz, O.P. Ballesteros, N. Rodríguez, R. Amils and M Darby Dyar.
Carbonate precipitation under bulk acidic conditions as a potential biosignature for searching life on Mars.
Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 351/352:13-26.
doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2012.07.015

Tingjie Li, Falong Jia, Yaxi Fan, Zhifeng Ding,Jun Yang, “Fabrication of
Nanoporous Thin-film Working Electrodes and their Biosensing Applications”,
Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Vol.425-112012
doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2012.10.003

Daniel O. Costa, S. Jeffrey Dixon, and Amin S. Rizkalla
One- and Three-Dimensional Growth of Hydroxyapatite Nanowires during Sol–Gel–Hydrothermal Synthesis
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, February 1, 2012
doi: 10.1021/am201735k

Daniel O. Costa, Bedilu A. Allo, Robert Klassen, Jeffrey L. Hutter, S. Jeffrey Dixon, and Amin S. Rizkalla
Control of Surface Topography in Biomimetic Calcium Phosphate Coatings
Langmuir, 2012, 28 (8), pp 3871–3880
doi: 10.1021/la203224a

Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Fartash Vasefi, Bozena Kaminska, and Jeffrey J. L. Carson
Nano-hole array structure with improved surface plasmon energy matching characteristics
Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 043105 (2012)
doi: 10.1063/1.3679173

Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Fartash Vasefi, Bozena Kaminska, and Jeffrey J. L. Carson
Effect of surface plasmon energy matching on the sensing capability of metallic nano-hole arrays
Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 063110 (2012)
doi: 10.1063/1.3683536

2011

M.R.M. Izawa, Neil R. Banerjee, G.R. Osinski, R.L. Flemming, J. Parnell, and C.S. Cockell 
Weathering of Post-Impact Hydrothermal Deposits from the Haughton Impact Structure: Implications for Microbial
Colonization and Biosignature Preservation
ASTROBIOLOGY 11, 537, 2011
DOI: 10.1089/ast.2011.0612

K. Daub, X. Zhang, J.J. Noël, J.C. Wren,
Gamma-radiation-induced corrosion of carbon steel in neutral and mildly basic water at 150°C
Corro. Sci., January, 2011,
doi: 10.1016/j.corsci.2010.09.048
 
K. Daub, X. Zhang, J.J. Noël and J.C. Wren
Gamma Radiation-Induced Carbon Steel Corrosion
ECS Trans.”, 2011,
doi: 10.1149/1.3557748

K. Daub, X. Zhang, L. Wang, Z. Qin, J.J. Noël, J.C. Wren
Oxide growth and conversion on carbon steel as a function of temperature over 25 and 80°C under ambient pressure
Electrochim. Acta, 2011, 56(19), pp6661–6672
doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2011.05.047

Kar Man Leung, Greg Wanger, Qiuquan Guo, Yuri Gorby, Gordon Southam, Woon Ming Laue and Jun Yang
Bacterial nanowires: conductive as silicon, soft as polymer
Soft Matter, 2011, 7, 6617
doi: 10.1039/c1sm05611e

I. M. Power, S. A. Wilson, G. M. Dipple, G. Southam
Modern carbonate microbialites from an asbestos open pit pond, Yukon, Canada
Geobiology 2011 9(2), pages 180–195
doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2010.00265.x

L. J. Preston, J. Shuster, D. Fernandez-Remolar, N. R. Banergee, G. R. Osinski G. Southam
The preservation and degradation of filamentous bacteria and biomolecules within iron oxide deposits at Rio Tinto, Spain
Geobiology 9(3), pages 233–249, 2011
doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2011.00275.x

Siobhan A. Wilson, Gregory M. Dipple, Ian M. Power, Shaun L. L. Barker, Stewart J. Fallon, and Gordon Southam
Subarctic Weathering of Mineral Wastes Provides a Sink for Atmospheric CO2
Environ. Sci. Technol., 2011, 45 (18), pp 7727–7736
doi: 10.1021/es202112y

Ian M. Power, Siobhan A. Wilson, Darcy P. Small, Gregory M. Dipple, Wankei Wan, and Gordon Southam
Microbially Mediated Mineral Carbonation: Roles of Phototrophy and Heterotrophy
Environ. Sci. Technol., 2011, 45 (20), pp 9061–9068
doi: 10.1021/es201648g

A. Berlin, T. C. Nguyen, M. J. Worswick and Y. Zhou
Metallurgical analysis of magnetic pulse welds of AZ31 magnesium alloy
Science and Technology of Welding and Joining 2011 VOL 16 NO 8 728
doi: 10.1179/1362171811Y.0000000070

Farkhondeh Fathi, Meghan Schlitt, David B. Pedersen, and Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz
Chemical Behavior of Electrochemically Generated Nanostructured Silver Surfaces
Langmuir, 2011, 27 (19), pp 12098–12105
doi: 10.1021/la2015379

Sanela Martic ́ , Mahmoud Labib, Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz
On chip electrochemical detection of sarcoma protein kinase and HIV-1 reverse transcriptase
Talanta 85 (2011) 2430–2436
doi: 10.1016/j.talanta.2011.07.090

Mahmoud Labib, Patrick O. Shipman, Sanela Martić, Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz
A bioorganometallic approach for rapid electrochemical analysis of human immunodeficiency virus type-1 reverse transcriptase in serum
Electrochimica Acta 56(14), 2011, Pages 5122–5128
doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2011.03.063

Mohtashim Hassan Shamsiab and Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz
Electrochemical identification of artificial oligonucleotides related to bovine species. Potential for identification of species based on mismatches in the mitochondrial cytochrome C1 oxidase gene
Analyst, 2011, 136, 4724
doi: 10.1039/c1an15414a

Effect of surface plasmon cross-talk on optical properties of closely packed nano-hole arrays
Fartash Vasefi,1,2,3 Mohamadreza Najiminaini,2,3 Bozena Kaminska,2 and Jeffrey J. L. Carson1,3,*
Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 25, pp. 25773-25779 (2011)
doi: 10.1364/OE.19.025773

Fartash Vasefi, Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Eldon Ng, Astrid Chamson-Reig, Bozena Kaminska, Muriel Brackstone, and Jeffrey Carson
Transillumination hyperspectral imaging for histopathological examination of excised tissue
Journal of Biomedical Optics 16(8), 086014 (August 2011)
doi: 10.1117/1.3623410

Optical resonance transmission properties of nano-hole arrays in a gold film: effect of adhesion layer
Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Fartash Vasefi, Bozena Kaminska, and Jeffrey J.L. Carson
Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 27, pp. 26186-26197 (2011)
doi: 10.1364/OE.19.026186

Anil Kumar Mudraboyina and Jayshri Sabarinathan
Protein Binding Detection Using On-Chip Silicon Gratings
Sensors 2011, 11(12), 11295-11304
doi: 10.3390/s111211295

Yi Wang, Aref Bakhtazad, and Jayshri Sabarinathan
Reflection mode two-dimensional photonic-crystal-slab-waveguide-based micropressure sensor
Proc. SPIE 8007, 800711 (2011)
doi: 10.1117/12.905721

B.Galarreta, I.Rupar, A.Young, F. Lagugné-Labarthet
Mapping Hot-Spots in hexagonal Arrays of Metallic Nanotriangles
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2011, 115, 15318-15323
doi: 10.1021/jp204402f

A. Hassanzadeh and S. Mittler
Low loss 2-step ion-exchanged waveguides with high surface refractive index
Optical Engineering 50(7) (2011) 071103.
doi: 10.1117/1.3558852

A. Hasanzadeh and S. Mittler,
Waveguide Evanescent Field Fluorescence Microscopy: High Contrast Imaging of a Domain Forming Mixed Lipid Langmuir-Blodgett Monolayer Mimicking Lung Surfactant
Journal of Biomedical Optics 16(4) (2011) 04602.
doi: 10.1117/1.3569095

B. Grohe, J. O’Young,  A. Langdon, M. Karttunen, H. A. Goldberg, G. K. Hunter
Citrate Modulates Calcium Oxalate Crystal Growth by Face-Specific Interactions
Cells, Tissues, Organs 194 (2-4), 176-181, 2011
doi: 10.1159/000324338

E. G. Barbagiovanni; L. V. Goncharova; P. J. Simpson
Electronic Structure Study of Ion-Implanted Si Quantum Dots in a SiO2 Matrix: Analysis of Quantum Confinement Theories.
Phys.Rev.B 2011, 83, (3), 035112.
doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.83.035112

K.M. Al-Aribe, G. K. Knopf, A. A. Bassi
Fabrication of an optically driven ph gradient generator based on self-assembled proton pumps
Microfluid NanoFluid, 2011
doi: 10.1007/s10404-011-0876-4

K.M. Al-Aribe, G. K. Knopf, A. A. Bassi
Photoelectric Monolayers based on self assembled and oriented purple membrane patches
J. Microelectromech. Syst. 2011, 20, 800-810
doi: 10.1109/JMEMS.2011.2159092

Y. Yang, C. Lu, E. A. Dias, R. H. Lipson, K. M. Baines,
Direct patterning of polysilanes and polygermanes using interference lithography
Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 2011, 25, 665-668
doi: 10.1002/aoc.1821

I. M. Power, S. A. Wilson, G. M. Dipple and G. Southam
Modern carbonate microbialites froman asbestos open pit pond, Yukon, Canada
Geobiology (2011), 9, 180–195
doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2010.00265.x

Alan J. Anderson and Travis McCarron
Three-dimensional textural and chemical characterization of polyphase inclusions in spodumene using a dual focused ion beam - scanning electron microscope (FIB-SEM)
The Canadian MineralogistVol. 49, pp. 541-553 (2011)
doi : 10.3749/canmin.49.2.541

Aref Bakhtazad, Xuan Huo, and Jayshri Sabarinathan
Cryogenic shallow reactive ion etch process for profile control on silicon on insulator platform
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 29(4) 041001
doi: 10.1116/1.3597837

Betty C. Galarreta, Peter R. Norton, and Francois Lagugné-Labarthet
SERS Detection of Streptavidin/Biotin Monolayer Assemblies
Langmuir 27(4) (2011) 1494–1498
doi: 10.1021/la1047497

Amanda M. Leclair, Stephen S.G. Ferguson, François Lagugne-Labarthet
Surface patterning using plasma-deposited fluorocarbon thin films for single-cell positioning and neural circuit arrangement
Biomaterials 32 (2011) 1351e1360
doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2010.10.051

D. Shakhvorostov and M. H. Müser
Effect of dopant size and dopant concentration on the crystallization pressure of phase change materials: The role of local order and non-local interactions
EPL 93(3) (2011) 36002 (5pp)
doi: 10.1209/0295-5075/93/36002

B.W.A. Sherar, I.M. Power, P.G. Keech, S. Mitlin, G. Southam, D.W. Shoesmith
Characterizing the effect of carbon steel exposure in sulfide containing solutions to microbially induced corrosion
Corrosion Science 53 (2011) 955–960
doi: 10.1016/j.corsci.2010.11.027

Bernd Grohe, Brian P. H. Chan, Esben S. Sørensen, Gilles Lajoie, Harvey A. Goldberg, Graeme K. Hunter
Cooperation of phosphates and carboxylates controls calcium oxalate crystallization in ultrafiltered urine
Urological Research (2011)
doi: 10.1007/s00240-010-0360-8

Ruohong Sui, Amin Rizkalla, Paul A. Charpentier
Experimental study on the morphology and porosity of TiO2 aerogels synthesized in supercritical carbon dioxide
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials Volume 142, Issues 2–3, July 2011, Pages 688–695
doi: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2011.01.016

PM Diakowski, HB Kraatz
Towards the electrochemical identification of species
Chemical Communications, 47(5)  (2011) 1431-1433  
doi: 10.1039/C0CC03940C

Sanela Martic, Mahmoud Labib and Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz
Enzymatically modified peptide surfaces: towards general electrochemical sensor platform for protein kinase catalyzed phosphorylations
Analyst, 2011, 136, 107
doi: 10.1039/c0an00438c

Mohtashim H. Shamsi and Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz
Probing nucleobase mismatch variations by electrochemical techniques: exploring the effects of position and nature of the single-nucleotide mismatch
Analyst 135 (9) (2010) 2280-2285 
DOI: 10.1039/c0an00184h

Mahmoud Labib, Patrick O. Shipman, Sanela Martic and Heinz-Bernhard Kraatz
Towards an early diagnosis of HIV infection: an electrochemical approach for detection of HIV-1 reverse transcriptase enzyme
Analyst 136 (2011) 708–715
DOI: 10.1039/c0an00741b

2010

D. Fu, X. Zhang, P.G. Keech, D.W. Shoesmith, J.C. Wren,
An electrochemical study of H2O2 decomposition on single-phase γ-FeOOH films
Electrochim. Acta, 2010
doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2010.01.100

A.L. Brady, G.F. Slater, C.R. Omelon, G. Southam, G. Druschel, D.T. Andersen, I. Hawes, B. Laval, D.S.S. Lim
Photosynthetic isotope biosignatures in laminated micro-stromatolitic and non-laminated nodules associated with modern, freshwater microbialites in Pavilion Lake, B.C.
Chemical Geology 274 (2010) 56–67
doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2010.03.016

D. Shakhvorostov and M. H. Muser
Effect of dopant size and dopant concentration on the crystallization pressure of phase change materials: The role of local order and non-local interactions
EPL, 93 (2011) 36002
doi: 10.1209/0295-5075/93/36002

Dmitry Shakhvorostov, Peter R. Norton, Martin H. Müser
A Gold Marker Technique Revealing Phase-Specific Wear and Sub-Surface Deformation with Nanometer Resolution
Advanced Materials 22(25) 2010 pages 2814–2817
doi: 10.1002/adma.201000609

Angular domain fluorescence lifetime imaging: a tissue-like phantom study
Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Fartash Vasefi, Kenneth M. Tichauer, Ting-Yim Lee, Bozena Kaminska, and Jeffrey J. L. Carson
Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 22, pp. 23247-23257 (2010)
doi: 10.1364/OE.18.023247

Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Fartash Vasefi, Bozena Kaminska, and Jeffrey J. L. Carson
Experimental and numerical analysis on the optical resonance transmission properties of nano-hole arrays
Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 21, pp. 22255-22270 (2010)
doi: 10.1364/OE.18.022255

Angular domain transillumination imaging optimization with an ultrafast gated camera
Fartash Vasefi, Mohamadreza Najiminaini, Eldon Ng, Bozena Kaminska, Glen H. Chapman, Jeffrey J.L. Carson
Journal of Biomedical Optics 15(6), 061710 (November/December 2010)
doi: 10.1117/1.3505020

Eldon Ng, Fartash Vasefi, Bozena Kaminska, Glenn H. Chapman, and Jeffrey J.L. Carson
Contrast and resolution analysis of iterative angular domain optical projection tomography
13 September 2010 / Vol. 18, No. 19 / OPTICS EXPRESS 18(19) (2010 19444
doi: 10.1364/OE.18.019444

Fartash Vasefi, Michelle Belton, Bozena Kaminska, Glenn H Chapman, Jeffrey JL Carson
Angular domain fluorescence imaging for small animal research
J. Biomed. Opt. 15, 016023 (Jan 20, 2010);
doi: 10.1117/1.3281670

A.K. Mudraboyina, J. Markowski, J. Sabarinathan
PH sensing based on thin film hydrogel coated silicon gratings
Sensors, 2010 IEEE, pp.1701-1705, 1-4 Nov. 2010
doi: 10.1109/ICSENS.2010.5689921

A. Bakhtazad, J. Sabarinathan, J.L. Hutter
Mechanical sensitivity enhancement of silicon based photonic crystal micro-pressure sensor
Optomechatronic Technologies (ISOT), 2010 International Symposium on , vol., no., pp.1-5, 25-27 Oct. 2010
doi: 10.1109/ISOT.2010.5687322

K. Bayat, M. Baroughi, S.K. Chaudhuri, S. Safavi-Naeini
A photonic crystal technology compatible with integrated circuit technologies
Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, vol.35, no.1, pp.40-45 (2010)
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Benedict Lau, Mohamed A. Swillam, and Amr S. Helmy
Hybrid orthogonal junctions: wideband plasmonic slot-silicon waveguide couplers
Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 26, pp. 27048-27059 (2010)
doi: 10.1364/OE.18.027048

Behnaz Hojjati, Paul A. Charpentier
Synthesis of TiO2-polymer nanocomposite in supercritical CO2 via RAFT polymerization
Polymer 51 (2010) 5345e5351
doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2010.09.050

A. Hassanzadeh, M. Nitsche, S. Armstrong, N. Nabavi, R. Harrison, S. J. Dixon, U. Langbein and S. Mittler
Optical waveguides formed by silver ion exchange in Schott SG11 glass for waveguide evanescent field fluorescence microscopy: evanescent images of HEK293 cells
Biomedical Optics 15 (3) (2010) 036018-1 - 036018-7
doi:10.1117/1.3443796

Lijia Liu, Jeffrey Chan, and Tsun-Kong Sham
Calcination-Induced Phase Transformation and Accompanying Optical Luminescence of TiO2 Nanotubes: An X-ray Absorption Near-Edge Structures and X-ray Excited Optical Luminescence Study
J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 21353–21359
doi: 10.1021/jp1093355

S.M.Z. Khaled, Paul A. Charpentier and Amin S. Rizkalla
Physical and Mechanical Properties of PMMA Bone Cement Reinforced with Nano-sized Titania Fibers
JOURNAL OF BIOMATERIALS APPLICATIONS Vol. 25 — February 2011 515
DOI: 10.1177/0885328209356944

Hao Liu, Yong Zhang, Ruying Li, Xueliang Sun, Sylvain Desilets, Hakima Abou-Rachid, Mounir Jaidann, Louis-Simon Lussier
Structural and morphological control of aligned nitrogen doped carbon nanotubes
CARBON 48 (2010) 1498–1507
doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2009.12.045

Hao Liu, Yong Zhang, David Arato, Ruying Li, Philippe Mére , Xueliang Sun
Aligned multi-walled carbon nanotubes on different substrates by floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition: Critical effects of buffer layer
Surface & Coatings Technology 202 (2008) 4114–4120
doi:10.1016/j.surfcoat.2008.02.025

M. R. M. Izawa, R. L. Flemming, P. J. A. McCausland, G. Southam, D. E. Moser, I. R. Barker.
Multi-technique Investigation Reveals New Mineral, Chemical, and Textural Heterogeneity in the Tagish Lake C2 Chondrite,
Planetary and Space Science Volume 58, Issue 10, August 2010, Pages 1347-1364.
doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2010.05.018

Hao Jiang; Jayshri Sabarinathan
Effects of Coherent Interactions on the Sensing Characteristics of Near-Infrared Gold Nanorings
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 114 (36) (2010) 15243-15250 
doi: 10.1021/jp1003598

Christine Seguin, Jessica M. McLachlan, Peter R. Norton, Francois Lagugne ́-Labarthet
Surface modification of poly(dimethylsiloxane) for microfluidic assay applications
Applied Surface Science 256 (2010) 2524–2531
doi: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2009.10.099

Hexagonal Array of Gold Nanotriangles: Modeling the Electric Field Distribution
Betty C. Galarreta, Peter R. Norton, and Francois Lagugne ́-Labarthet
J. Phys. Chem. C 114 (2010) 19952–19957
doi: 10.1021/jp108584t

Sarvesh Varma, Jessica McLachlan, Amanda M. Leclair, Betty C. Galarreta, Peter R. Norton, François Lagugné-Labarthet
Positionally controlled growth of cells using a cytophobic fluorinated polymer
Anal Bioanal Chem 396 (2010)1159–1165
doi: 10.1007/s00216-009-3303-x

Betty C. Galarreta, Etienne Harte, Nicolas Marquestaut, Peter R. Norton, Francois Lagugne ́ -Labarthet
Plasmonic properties of Fischer’s patterns: polarization effects
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2010, 12, 6810–6816
doi: 10.1039/b925923f

Dmitry Shakhvorostov, Peter R. Norton, and Martin H. Müser
A Gold Marker Technique Revealing Phase-Specific Wear and Sub-Surface Deformation with Nanometer Resolution
Adv. Mater. 2010, 22, 2814–2817
DOI: 10.1002/adma.201000609

Gyuhyon Lee, Ju-Young Kim, Arief Suriadi Budiman, Nobumichi Tamura, Martin Kunz, Kai Chen, Michael J. Burek, Julia R. Greer and Ting Y. Tsui
Fabrication, structure and mechanical properties of indium nanopillars
Acta Materialia 58(4) (2010) 1361-1368
doi: 10.1016/j.actamat.2009.10.042 

Mohamed Y. El-Naggar, Greg Wanger, Kar Man Leung, Thomas D. Yuzvinsky, Gordon Southam, Jun Yang, Woon Ming Lau, Kenneth H. Nealson, and Yuri A. Gorby
Electrical transport along bacterial nanowires from Shewanella oneidensis MR-1
PNAS 107(42) (2010) 18127–18131
doi: 10.1073/pnas.1004880107

J. Chen, Z. Qin, and D. W. Shoesmith
Kinetics of Corrosion Film Growth on Copper in Neutral Chloride Solutions Containing Small Concentrations of Sulfide
Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 157 (10) (2010) C338-C345
doi: 10.1149/1.3478570

Asad Rezaee, Anne Kathrena A. Aliganga, Laura C. Pavelkab and Silvia Mittler
Control of the average spacing between aligned gold nanoparticles by varying the FIB dose
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2010, 12, 4104–4111
doi: 10.1039/b915605d

Annabell Tenboll, Behafarid Darvish, Weimin Hou, Anne-Sophie Duwez, S. Jeffrey Dixon, Harvey A. Goldberg, Bernd Grohe, and Silvia Mittler
Controlled Deposition of Highly Oriented Type I Collagen Mimicking In Vivo Collagen Structures
Langmuir 26(14) (2010) 12165–12172
doi: 10.1021/la1018136

DW Hamilton, CJ Oates, A Hasanzadeh, S Mittler
Migration of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts on Nanometric Topographical Patterns: Influence of Filopodia and Focal Adhesions on Contact Guidance.
PLoS ONE 5(12) (2010) e15129
doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015129

Ruth Barth, Florian Staier, Todd Simpson, Silvia Mittler, Stefan Eisebitt, Michael Grunze, and Axel Rosenhahn
Soft X-ray holographic microscopy of chromosomes with high aspect ratio pinholes
Journal of Biotechnology 149 (2010) 238–242
doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2010.03.017

Danielle M. Lapierre, Natsuko Tanabe, Alexey Pereverzev, Martha Spencer, Ryan P. P. Shugg, S. Jeffrey Dixon and Stephen M. Sims
Lysophosphatidic Acid Signals through Multiple Receptors in Osteoclasts to Elevate Cytosolic Calcium Concentration, Evoke Retraction, and Promote Cell Survival
The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285, 25792-25801.
doi: 10.1074/jbc.M110.109322

P.M. Diakowski, Y. Xiao, M.W.P. Petryk, H.-B. Kraatz,
Impedance Based Detection of Chemical Warfare Agent Mimics Using Ferrocene-Lysine Modified Carbon Nanotubes
Analytical Chemistry, 2010, 82(8), 3191-3197.
doi: 10.1021/ac902694d

B. Bose, R.J. Klassen
Effect of ion irradiation and indentation depth on the kinetics of deformation during micro-indentation of Zr–2.5%Nb pressure tube material at 25 C
Journal of Nuclear Materials 399 (2010) 32–37
doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2009.12.019

2009

Dmitry Shakhvorostov, Andreas Lachenwitzer, Leighton Coatsworth, William Lennard, Peter Norton
Correlated wear measurements using gold implantation, backscattering, nuclear activation analysis and profilometry
Tribology International 44(6) 2011, Pages 737–750
doi: 10.1016/j.triboint.2009.12.011

Bernd Grohe,, Adam Taller, Peter L. Vincent,^ Long D. Tieu, Kem A. Rogers, Alexander Heiss, Esben S. Soerensen, Silvia Mittler, Harvey A. Goldberg,and Graeme K. Hunter
Crystallization of Calcium Oxalates Is Controlled by Molecular Hydrophilicity and Specific Polyanion-Crystal Interactions
Langmuir 2009, 25(19), 11635–11646
DOI: 10.1021/la901145d

Hao Jiang, Jan Markowski, and Jayshri Sabarinathan
Near-infrared optical response of thin film pH-sensitive hydrogel coated on a gold nanocrescent array
Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 24, pp. 21802-21807 (2009)      
doi: 10.1364/OE.17.021802

J.B. Markowski, Hao Jiang, J. Sabarinathan
Thin film pH-sensitive hydrogel based chemiresponsive surface plasmon resonance device
Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics, 2009 IEEE/LEOS International Conference on , vol., no., pp.121-122, 17-20 Aug. 2009
doi: 10.1109/OMEMS.2009.5338573

Valérie Guieu, Patrick Garrigue, François Lagugné-Labarthet, Laurent Servant, Neso Sojic, and David Talaga
Remote surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy imaging via a nanostructured optical fiber bundle
OPTICS EXPRESS 17(26) (2009) 24031
doi: 10.1364/OE.17.024030

Valerie Guieu, David Talaga, Laurent Servant, Neso Sojic, and Francois Lagugne-Labarthet
Multitip-Localized Enhanced Raman Scattering from a Nanostructured Optical Fiber Array
J. Phys. Chem. 113 (2009) 874–881
doi: 10.1021/jp808839f

Debashis Chanda, Nicole Zachari, Moez Haque, Mi Li Ng, and Peter R. Herman
Flexible fabrication of three-dimensional optical- domain photonic crystals using a combination of single-laser-exposure diffractive-optics lithography and template inversion
OPTICS LETTERS / Vol. 34, No. 24 / December 15, 2009
doi: 10.1364/OL.34.003920

A. Marenco, D. B. Pedersen, S. Wang, M. W. P. Petryk, H.-B. Kraatz,
Electrochemical properties of gas–generated silver nanoparticles in the presence of cyano and chloride containing compounds
Analyst 134 (2009) 2021-2027
doi: 10.1039/B909748A

X. Bin, H.-B. Kraatz,
Interaction of metal ions and DNA films on gold surfaces: an electrochemical impedance study”
Analyst, 134 (2009) 1309-1313
doi: 10.1039/B821670C

P. Diakowski, H.-B. Kraatz
Detection of single-nucleotide mismatches using scanning electrochemical microscopy
Chem. Commun. 2009, 1189-1191
doi: 10.1039/B819876D

J.J. Tindale, K.L. Mouland and P.J. Ragogna
Thiol appended, fluorinated phosphonium ionic liquids as covalent superhydrophobic coatings
Journal of Molecular Liquids
doi: 10.1016/j.molliq.2009.05.005    

Wan Ho Song, Chunjin Hang, Andrew Pequegnat, Michael Mayer, Norman Y. Zhou, Young-Kyu Song and John Persic
Comparison of Insulated with Bare Au Bonding Wire: HAZ Length, HAZ Breaking Force, and FAB Deformability
Journal of ELECTRONIC MATERIALS, Vol. 38, No. 6, 2009, pages 834-842
doi: 10.1007/s11664-009-0762-y

C.J. Hang, W.H. Song, I. Lum, M. Mayer, Y. Zhou, C.Q. Wang, J.T. Moon and J. Persic
Effect of electronic flame off parameters on copper bonding wire: Free-air ball deformability, heat affected zone length, heat affected zone breaking force
Microelectronic Engineering Volume 86, Issue 10, October 2009, Pages 2094-2103
doi:10.1016/j.mee.2009.01.085 

Kenneth Kar Ho Wong, Jeffrey L. Hutter, Martin Zinke-Allmang, and Wankei Wan
Physical properties of ion beam treated electrospun poly(vinyl alcohol) nanofibers
European Polymer Journal, Volume 45, Issue 5, May 2009, Pages 1349-1358
doi: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2009.02.002    

Kenneth Kar Ho Wong, Martin Zinke-Allmang,, Jeffery L. Hutter, Sabahudin Hrapovic, John H.T. Luong and Wankei Wan
The effect of carbon nanotube aspect ratio and loading on the elastic modulus of electrospun poly(vinyl alcohol)-carbon nanotube hybrid fibers
Carbon Volume 47, Issue 11, September 2009, Pages 2571-2578
doi: 10.1016/j.carbon.2009.05.006   

C. R. Mokry, P. J. Simpson, and A. P. Knights
Role of vacancy-type defects in the formation of silicon nanocrystals
J. Appl. Phys. 105, 114301 (2009)
doi: 10.1063/1.3130103

Jian Liu, William N. Lennard, Lyudmila V. Goncharova, Dolf Landheer, Xiaohua Wu, Simon A. Rushworth, and Anthony C. Jones,
Atomic Layer Deposition of Hafnium Silicate Thin Films Using Tetrakis(diethylamido)hafnium and Tris(2-methyl-2-butoxy)silanol
Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 156 8 G89-G96 2009
doi: 10.1149/1.3137053

J. Liu, X. Wu W. N. Lennard and D. Landheer,
Surface-directed spinodal decomposition in hafnium silicate thin films,
Physical Review B 80, 041403R 2009
doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.80.041403

Catherine Nowierski, James J. Noël, David W. Shoesmith *, Zhifeng Ding
Correlating surface microstructures with reactivity on commercially pure zirconium using scanning electrochemical microscopy and scanning electron microscopy
Electrochemistry Communications 11 (2009) 1234–1236
doi: 10.1016/j.elecom.2009.04.008

V.Guieu, D. Talaga, L. Servant, N. Sojic* and F.Lagugné-Labarthet*,
“Multitip-Localized Enhanced Raman Scattering from a Nanostructured Optical Fiber Array”,
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2009, 113 (3), pp 874–881
doi: 10.1021/jp808839f

Mandeep Singh Bakshi, Vivek Sheel Jaswal, Gurinder Kaur, Todd W. Simpson, Parampaul Kaur Banipal, Tarlok Singh Banipal, Fred Possmayer, and Nils O. Petersen
Biomineralization of BSA-Chalcogenide Bioconjugate Nano- and Microcrystals
J. Phys. Chem. C 2009, 113, 9121–9127
doi: 10.1021/jp900268f

Jigang Zhou, Joshua Cheiftz, Ruying Li, Fengping Wang, Xingtai Zhou, Tsun-Kong Sham,*, Xueliang Sun,*, Zhifeng Ding,*
Tailoring multi-wall carbon nanotubes for smaller nanostructures
Carbon 47 ( 2009) 829–838
doi: 10.1016/j.carbon.2008.11.032

Cheng Lu , Zhifeng Ding and R. H. Lipson
A new chimie douce approach to crystalline vanadium pentoxide nanobelts
J. Mater. Chem., 2009
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A. Hassanzadeh, S. Armstrong, S. J. Dixon and S. Mittler,
Multimode waveguide evanescent field fluorescence microscopy: measurement of cell-substratum separation distance,
Applied Physics Letters 94 (2009) 033503
doi: 10.1063/1.3062977

Binary Mixtures of SH- and CH3-Terminated Self-Assembled Monolayers to Control the Average Spacing Between Aligned Gold Nanoparticles
Asad Rezaee, Laura C. Pavelka, Silvia Mittler
Nanoscale Res Lett. 2009
doi: 10.1007/s11671-009-9399-2

Asad Rezaee, Kenneth Kar HoWong, Touraj Manifar and Silvia Mittler
Octadecyltrichlorosilane (OTS): a resist for OMCVD gold nanoparticle growth
Surface and Interface Analysis, 2009 41(7) 615 - 623
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Ian M. Power, Siobhan A. Wilson, James M. Thom, Gregory M. Dipple, Janet E. Gabites, and Gordon Southam
The hydromagnesite playas of Atlin, British Columbia, Canada: A biogeochemical model for CO2 sequestration
Chemical Geology Volume 260, Issues 3-4, 30 March 2009, Pages 286-30
doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2009.01.012    

Cheng Lu, Jigang Zhou, R.H. Lipson, and Zhifeng Ding
Simple method to fabricate large scale quantum dot architectures
Materials Letters Volume 63, Issue 5, 28 February 2009, Pages 563-565
doi: 10.1016/j.matlet.2008.11.038    

2008

Fartash Vasefi, Bozena Kaminska, Glenn H. Chapman, and Jeffery J. L. Carson
Image contrast enhancement in angular domain optical imaging of turbid media
Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 26, pp. 21492-21504 (2008)
doi: 10.1364/OE.16.021492

Waveguide evanescent field fluorescence microscopy: Thin film fluorescence intensities and its application in cell biology
Abdollah Hassanzadeh, Michael Nitsche, Silvia Mittler, Souzan Armstrong, Jeff Dixon, and Uwe Langbein
Applied Physics Letters 92, 233503 2008
doi: 10.1063/1.2937840

Nicolas Marquestaut, Amanda Martin, David Talaga, Laurent Servant, Serge Ravaine, Stephane Reculusa, Dario M. Bassani, Elizabeth Gillies, and Francois Lagugne ́-Labarthet
Raman Enhancement of Azobenzene Monolayers on Substrates Prepared by Langmuir-Blodgett Deposition and Electron-Beam Lithography Techniques
Langmuir 24 (2008) 11313-11321
doi: 10.1021/la801697u

Jinlong Zhang, Qiuquan Guo, Mei Liu and Jun Yang,
“A lab-on-CD prototype for high-speed blood separation”,
Journal of Micromech. and Microeng., Vol. 18, 125025, 2008
doi: 10.1088/0960-1317/18/12/125025

N.Marquestaut, A. Martin, D. Talaga, L. Servant, S.Ravaine, S.Reculusa, D.Bassani, E.Gillies, F.Lagugné-Labarthet,
"Raman enhancement of azobenzene monolayers on substrates prepared by Langmuir-Blodgett Deposition and electron-beam lithography techniques",
Langmuir, 2008, 24, 11313-11321.
doi: 10.1021/la801697u

Renkang Zhu, Songbo Xu, Ganna Podoprygorina, Volker Bohmer, Silvia Mittler,and Zhifeng Ding
Reading Oxidation States of Encapsulated Ferrocenium in Calix[4]arene Heterodimers Immobilized on Gold Dots by Means of a Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy Probe
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2008, 112 (39), pp 15562–15569
doi: 10.1021/jp805349m

Touraj Manifar, Asad Rezaee, Mehdi Sheikhzadeh, Silvia Mittler
Formation of uniform self-assembly monolayers by choosing the right solvent: OTS on silicon wafer, a case study
Applied Surface Science 254 (2008) 4611–4619
doi: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2008.01.100

Renkang Zhu, Ziqiang Qin, James J. Noel, David W. Shoesmith, and Zhifeng Ding Analyzing the Influence of Alloying Elements and Impurities on the Localized Reactivity of Titanium
Grade-7 by Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy
Anal. Chem. 2008, 80, 1437-1447
doi: 10.1021/ac701796u

Axel Rosenhahn, Ruth Barth, Florian Staier, Todd Simpson, Silvia Mittler, Stefan Eisebitt, and Michael Grunze
Digital in-line soft x-ray holography with element contrast
Journal of the Optical Society of America A, Vol. 25, Issue 2, 2008 pp. 416-422
http://josaa.osa.org/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-25-2-416

Patrick Rooney, Asad Rezaee, Songbo Xu, Touraj Manifar, Abdollah Hassanzadeh, Ganna Podoprygorina, Volker Böhmer, Chitra Rangan, and Silvia Mittler
Control of surface plasmon resonances in dielectrically coated proximate gold nanoparticles immobilized on a substrate
PHYSICAL REVIEW B 77, 235446 2008
doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.77.235446

Yue-Rong Li, Gavin Pereira, Masoud Kasrai, Peter R. Norton
The Effect of Steel Hardness on the Performance of ZDDP Antiwear Films: A Multi-Technique Approach
Tribol Lett (2008) 29:201–211
DOI 10.1007/s11249-008-9297-2

BEHNAZ HOJJATI, PAUL A. CHARPENTIER
Synthesis and Kinetics of Graft Polymerization of Methyl Methacrylate from the RAFT Coordinated Surface of Nano-TiO2
Journal of Polymer Science: Part A: Polymer Chemistry, Vol. 46, 3926–3937 (2008)
doi: 10.1002/pola.22724

Songbo Xu, Ganna Podoprygorina, Chulsoon Moon, Volker Böhmer, Zhifeng Ding, Silvia Mittler,
Electrochemical response of ferrocenium filled calix[4]arene capsules in solution and immobilized on gold
Electrochimica Acta 53 (2008) 7981–7987
doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2008.05.079

Paul A. Rupar, Viktor N. Staroverov, Kim M. Baines
A Cryptand-Encapsulated Germanium(II) Dication
Science 28 November 2008: Vol. 322. no. 5906, pp. 1360 - 1363
doi: 10.1126/science.1163033

Rahima A. Lucky and Paul A. Charpentier
A One-Step Approach to the Synthesis of ZrO2-Modified TiO2 Nanotubes in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide
Adv. Mater. 2008, 20, 1755–1759
doi: 10.1002/adma.200702287

L. C. W. MACLEAN, T. TYLISZCZAK, P. U. P. A. GILBERT, D. ZHOU, T. J. PRAY, T. C. ONSTOTT AND G. SOUTHAM
A high-resolution chemical and structural study of framboidal pyrite formed within a low-temperature bacterial biofilm
Geobiology (2008), 6, 471–480
doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2008.00174.x

MacLean LCW, Southam G, Kimball BE, Brantley SL, Wirick S
Scanning transmission x-ray microscopy (STXM) in biogeochemical environments
GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA, 72,  A581-A581, Suppl. 1   2008
doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2008.05.016

Power IM, Wilson SA, Thom JT, Gabites JE, Dipple GM, Southam G
The hydromagnesite playas of Atlin, British Columbia, Canada: A biogeochemical model for CO2 sequestration
GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA, 72,  A789-A759, Suppl. 1   2008
doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2008.05.020   

Southam G, Wanger G, MacLean L, Lengke M
The structure-function relationship in bacteria
GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA, 72,  A886-A886, Suppl. 1   2008
doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2008.05.021    

G. WANGER, T. C. ONSTOTT AND G. SOUTHAM
Stars of the terrestrial deep subsurface: A novel ‘star-shaped’ bacterial morphotype from a South African platinum mine
Geobiology (2008), 6, 325–330
doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2008.00163.x

2007

Jigang Zhou, Xingtai Zhou, Xuhui Sun, Ruying Li, Michael Murphy, Zhifeng Ding, Xueliang Sun, Tsun-Kong Sham
Interaction between Pt nanoparticles and carbon nanotubes – An X-ray absorption near edge structures (XANES) study
Chemical Physics Letters 437 (2007) 229–232
doi:10.1016/j.cplett.2007.02.026

L. Armelao, F. Heigl, A. Jurgensen, R. I. R. Blyth,T. Regier, X.-T. Zhou, T. K. Sham, M. Liu, W. M. Lau and J. Yang
X-ray Excited Optical Luminescence Studies of ZnO and Eu-Doped ZnO Nanostructures
J. Phys. Chem. C 2007, 111, 10194-10200
doi: 10.1021/jp071379f

Mei Liu, W M Lau and Jun Yang
On-demand multi-batch self-assembly of hybrid MEMS by patterning solders of different melting points,
J. Micromech. Microeng., Vol. 17, 2163-2168, 2007
doi: 10.1088/0960-1317/17/11/001 

Gavin Pereira, David Munoz-Paniagua, Andreas Lachenwitzer, Masoud Kasrai, Peter R. Norton, T. Weston Capehart, Thomas A. Perry, Yang-Tse Cheng
A variable temperature mechanical analysis of ZDDP-derived antiwear films formed on 52100 steel
Wear 262 (2007) 461–470
doi: 10.1016/j.wear.2006.06.016

Y. Ososkov, D.S. Wilkinson, M.K. Jain and Todd Simpson,
n-situ measurement of local strain partitioning in a commercial dual-phase steel
Int. J. Mater. Res. (formerly Zeitschrift für Metallkunde) 98 (8) (2007), p. 664
doi: 10.3139/146.101526

Yue-Rong Li, Gavin Pereira, Andreas Lachenwitzer, Masoud Kasrai, and Peter R. Norton
Studies on ZDDP Thermal Film Formation by XANES Spectroscopy, Atomic Force Microscopy, FIB/SEM and 31P NMR
Tribol Lett (2008) 29:11–22
doi: 10.1007/s11249-007-9277-y

Pereira, G.; Lachenwitzer, A.; Li, Y.R.; Kasrai, M.; Bancroft, G.M.; Norton, P.R.; Abrecht, M.; Gilbert, P.U.P.A.; Regier, T.; Hu, Y.F.; Zuin, L.
Chemical and mechanical analysis of tribofilms formed from fully formulated oils Part 2 - Films on Al-Si alloy (A383)
Tribology 2007, VOL 1,NO 2, 105
doi: 10.1179/175158407X231303

G. Pereira, A. Lachenwitzer, M. Kasrai, P.R. Norton, T.W. Capehart, T.A. Perry, Y.-T. Cheng, B. Frazer and P.U.P.A Gilbert,
A multi-technique characterization of ZDDP antiwear films formed on Al (Si) alloy (A383) under various conditions
Tribology Letters, Vol. 26, No. 2, May 2007 ( 2007) 103
doi: 10.1007/s11249-006-9125-5

Bernd Grohe, Jason O’Young, D. Andrei Ionescu, Gilles Lajoie, Kem A. Rogers, Mikko Karttunen, Harvey A. Goldberg, and Graeme K. Hunter
Control of Calcium Oxalate Crystal Growth by Face-Specific Adsorption of an Osteopontin Phosphopeptide
J. AM. CHEM. SOC. 2007, 129, 14946-14951
doi: 10.1021/ja0745613

Natasha Patrito, Jessica Mary McLachlan, Sarah Nicole Faria, Jayna Chan and Peter R. Norton,
A novel metal-protected plasma treatment for the robust bonding of polydimethylsiloxane
Lab Chip, 2007, 7, 1813
doi: 10.1039/b709761a

Songbo Xu, Ganna Podoprygorina, Volker Böhmer, Zhifeng Ding, Patrick Rooney, Chitra Rangan and Silvia Mittler
Tetraurea calix[4]arenes with sulfur functions: synthesis, dimerization to capsules, and self-assembly on gold
Org. Biomol. Chem., 2007, 5, 558 - 568,
doi: 10.1039/b616358k

Natasha Patrito, Claire McCague, Peter R. Norton, and Nils O. Petersen
Spatially Controlled Cell Adhesion via Micropatterned Surface Modification of Poly(dimethylsiloxane)
Langmuir, 2007, 23 (2), pp 715–719
doi: 10.1021/la062007l

C. Lu, S. S. Dimov, and R. H. Lipson
Poly(vinyl pyrrolidone)-Assisted Sol-Gel Deposition of Quality beta-Barium Borate Thin Films for Photonics Applications
Chem. Mater. 2007, 19, 5018-5022
doi: 10.1021/cm071037m

Adam Taller, Bernd Grohe, Kem A. Rogers, Harvey A. Goldberg, and Graeme K. Hunter,
Specific Adsorption of Osteopontin and Synthetic Polypeptides to Calcium Oxalate Monohydrate Crystals
Biophysical Journal Volume 93 September 2007 1768–1777
doi: 0006-3495/07/09/1768/10

Jigang Zhou, Christina Booker, Ruying Li, Xingtai Zhou, Tsun-Kong Sham, Xueliang Sun, and Zhifeng Ding
An Electrochemical Avenue to Blue Luminescent Nanocrystals from Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs)
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129 744-745, 2007.
doi: 10.1021/ja0669070

Cheng Lu, X. K. Hu, S. S. Dimov, and R. H. Lipson
Controlling large-scale film morphology by phase manipulation in interference lithography
App. Opt. 46, 7202-7207, 2007
doi: 10.1364/AO.46.007202

Ian M Power, Siobhan A Wilson, James M Thom, Gregory M Dipple and Gordon Southam
Biologically induced mineralization of dypingite by cyanobacteria from an alkaline wetland near Atlin, British Columbia, Canada
Geochemical Transactions 2007, 8:13
doi: 10.1186/1467-4866-8-13

L. C. W. MacLean, T. J. Pray, T.C. Onstott, E. L. Brodie, T. C. Hazen, and G. Southam
Mineralogical, Chemical and Biological Characterization of an Anaerobic Biofilm Collected from a Borehole in a Deep Gold Mine in South Africa
Geomicrobiology Journal, 24:491–504, 2007
doi: 10.1080/01490450701572416

2006

Natasha Patrito, Claire McCague, Swanda Chiang, Peter R. Norton and Nils O. Petersen
Photolithographically Patterned Surface Modification of Poly(dimethylsiloxane) via UV-Initiated Graft Polymerization of Acrylates
Langmuir, 2006, 22 (8), pp 3453–3455
doi: 10.1021/la0531751

M.C. Plante, J. Garrett, S.C. Ghosh, P. Kruse, H. Schriemer, T. Hall, R.R. LaPierre
The formation of supported monodisperse Au nanoparticles by UV/ozone oxidation process
Applied Surface Science Volume 253, Issue 4, 15 December 2006, Pages 2348–2354
doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2006.05.113

Maggy F. Lengke, Michael E. Fleet, and Gordon Southam
Synthesis of Platinum Nanoparticles by Reaction of Filamentous Cyanobacteria with Platinum(IV)-Chloride Complex
Langmuir 2006, 22, 7318-7323
doi: 10.1021/la060873s

Hao Jiang; J. Sabarinathan; J. Xu
Photonic Crystal Microcavity with Colloidal PbSe Quantum Dots
Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, 2006. LEOS 2006. pp.545-546, Oct. 2006
doi: 10.1109/LEOS.2006.278761

K.H. Wong, M. Zinke-Allmang, W.K. Wan, J.Z. Zhang and P. Hu
Low energy oxygen ion beam modification of the surface morphology and chemical structure of polyurethane fibers
doi: 10.1016/j.nimb.2005.07.224

2005

Cheng Lu, X. K. Hu, I. V. Mitchell, and R. H. Lipson
Diffraction element assisted lithography: Pattern control for photonic crystal fabrication
Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 193110-1 – 193110-3, 2005.
doi: 10.1063/1.1924894g