Publications

2015

"The Control and Effect of Porse Size Distribution in AEMFC Catalyst Layers", Britton, B.; Holdcroft, S.; J. Electrochem. Soc. 163(5), F353-F358 (2015)

"Structurally-Defined, Sulfo-Phenylated, Oligophenylenes and Polyphenylenes", Skalski, T.J.G.; Britton, B.; Peckham, T.J.; Holdcroft, S.; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137 (38), 12223–12226 (2015)

Lithography-Free Fabrication of Core−Shell GaAs Nanowire Tunnel Diodes", Darbandi, A.; Kavanagh, K. L.; Watkins, S. P. Watkins; Nanoletters 15 (8), 5408-5413 (2015)

"Microwave Assisted Formation of Monoreactive Perfluoroalkylsilane-based Self-Assembled Monolayers", Lee, A.; Kinkead, B.; Ng, H. W.; Gates, B. D.; Chem. Commun. 51, 2060-2063 (2015)

"Harnessing tunable scanning probe techniques to measure shear enhanced adhesion of gecko-inspired fibrillar arrays", Li, Y.; Zhou, J.; Zhang, C.; Menon, C.; Gates, B. D.; ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 7, 2340-2348 (2015)

"Self-Assembly of Nanoparticles onto the Surfaces of Polystyrene Spheres with a Tunable Composition and Loading", Pilapil, B. K.; Wang, M. C. P.; Paul, M. T. Y.; Nazemi, A.; Gates, B. D.; Nanotechnology 26, 055601 (2015)

"Employing piezojunction effect for ultra-low power resonant microdevice applications", Rasouli, M.A.; Bahreyni, B.; The 18th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Transducers 13, Anchorage, USA, 2021-2024 (2015)

"Fabrication of resonant sensors with significantly improved sensitivity through strong mechancial coupling", Rasouli, M.A.; Hajhashemi, M.S.; Bahreyni, B.; The 18th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Transducers 13, Anchorage, USA, 149-152 (2015)

"Synthesis of Substituted Dibenz[a,c]anthracenes and an Investigation of Their Liquid Crystalline Properties", Psutka, K. M.; Williams, J.; Paquette, J. A.; Calderon, O.; Bozek, K. J. A.; Williams, V. E.; Maly, K. E.; Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2015, 1456-63 (2015)

"Liquid Crystalline Esters of Dibenzophenazines",Bozek, K. J. A.; Ho, K. I; Saint-Martin, T.; Argyropoulos, P.; Williams, V. E.; Materials 8, 270-84 (2015)

"Two-colour fluorescent imaging in organisms using self-assembled nano-systems of upconverting nanoparticles and molecular switches", Wu, T.; Johnsen, B.; Qin, Z.; Morimoto, M.; Baillie, D.; Irie, M.; Branda, N. R.; Nanoscale 7, 11263-11266 (2015)

"A ‘plug-and-play’ method to create water-dispersible nanoassemblies using a combination of an amphiphilic polymer, organic dyes and upconverting nanoparticles",  Wu, T.; Wilson, D.; Asadirad, A.; Arafeh, M. K.; Branda, N. R.; JoVE, (2015)

"From Slow to Fast – the User Controls the Rate of the Release of Molecules From Masked Forms Using a Photoswitch and Different Types of Light", Warford, C. C.; Carling, C.-J.; Branda, N. R. ; Chem. Commun. 51, 7039-7042 (2015)

"Two Colors of Light are Needed to Break Bonds and Release Small Molecules from the Surface of Si-Au Core-Shell Nanoparticles", Asadirad, A. M.; Branda, N. R.; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137, 2824-2827 (2015)

"Energy transfer between amphiphilic porphyrin polymer shells and upconverting nanoparticle cores in water-dispersible nano-assemblies", Wu, T.; Kaur, S.; Branda, N. R.; Org. Biomol. Chem. 13, 2317-2322 (2015)

"Enhanced Ge-Si Interdiffusion in High Phosphorus-Doped Germanium on Silicon", Cai, Y.; Dong, Y.; Tan, Y. H.; Tan, C. S.; Xia, G., Semiconductor Science and Technology 30, 105008 (2015)

 

2014

2014

"Determining Adhesion of Non-Uniform Arrays of Fibrils", Zhang, C.; Zhou J. H.-W.; Sameoto, D.; Zhang, X.; Li, Y.; Ng, H.W.; Menon, C.; Gates, B.D., J. Adhesion Sci. Technol 28 (3-4), 320-336 (2014)

"Ordered Porous Gold Electrodes to Enhance the Sensitivity of Enzyme-Based Glucose Sensors", Paul, M. T.Y.; Kinkead, B.; Gates, B. D., J. Electrochem. Soc. 161 (2), B3103-B3106 (2014)

"Colloidal Core-Shell Materials with ‘Spiky’ Surfaces Assembled from Gold Nanorods", Guo, I. W.; Pekcevik, I. C.; Wang, M. C. P.; Kinkead, B.; Gates, B. D., Chem. Commun. 50 (60), 8157-8160 (2014)

"Material Versatility Using Replica Molding for Large-Scale Fabrication of High Aspect-Ratio, High Density Arrays of Nano-Pillars", Li, Y.; Ng, Him W.; Gates, B. D.; Menon, C., Nanotechnology 25, 285303 (2015)

"A Proposed Mechanism of the Influence of Gold Nanoparticles on DNA Hybridization", Sedighi, A.; Li, P. C. H.; Pekcevik, I. C.; Gates, B. D., ACS Nano 8(7), 6765-6777 (2014)

"Electrochemically Active Nickel Foams as Support Materials for Nanoscopic Platinum Electrocatalysts", Van Drunen, J.; Pilapil, B.; Makonnen, Y.; Beauchemin, D.; Gates, B. D.; Jerkiewicz, G., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 6(15), 12046-12061 (2014)

"Simultaneous Patterning of Two Different Types of Nanoparticles into Alternating Domains of a Striped Array of a Polymer Blend in a Single Spin-Casting Step", Harirchian-Saei, S.; Wang, M. C.P.; Gates, B. D.; Moffitt, M., J. Colloid Interface Sci., 433C, 123-132 (2014)

"8-Hydroxyquinoline Schiff-base compounds as antioxidants and modulators of copper-mediated Ab peptide aggregation", Gomes, L. M. F.; Vieira, R. P.; Jones, M. R.; Wang, M. C. P.; Dyrager, C., Souza-Fagundes; E. M., Da Silva; J. G., Storr; T., Beraldo, H.; J. Inorg. Biochem. 139, 106-116 (2014)

"Tuning Ligand Electronics and Peripheral Substitution on Cobalt Salen Complexes: Structure and Polymerisation Activity", Chiang, L.; Allan, L. E. N.; Alcantara, J.; Wang, M.; Storr, T.; Shaver, M. P.;  Dalton Trans. 43, 4295-4304 (2014)

"Dual-Beam FIB/SEM Characterization, Statistical Reconstruction, and Pore Scale Modeling of a PEMFC Catalyst Layer", Singh,  R.; Akhgar, A. R.; Sui, P. C.; Lange, K. J.; Djilali, N., J. Electrochem. Soc. 161(4), F415-F424 (2014)

"Effect of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and micro porous layer (MPL) on thermal conductivity of fuel cell gas diffusion layers: Modeling and experiments", Sadeghifar, H.; Djilali, N.; Bahrami, M.; Journal of Power Sources, 248:632-641 (2014)

"Simulation of Water Transport Through a Reconstructed PEMFC Catalyst Layer Using LBM", Akhgar, A.R.; Singh, R., Sui, P.C.; Djilali, N.; CFD Toronto, (2014)

"Carbon related donor bound exciton transitions in ZnO nanowires", Mohammadbeigi, F.; Senthil Kumar, E.; Alagha, S.; Anderson, I.; Watkins, S. P.; J. Appl. Phys. 116, 053516 (2014)

"Surface passivation of tellurium-doped GaAs nanowires by GaP: effect on electrical conduction", Darbandi, A.; Salehzadeh, O.; Kuyanov, P.; LaPierre, R. R.; Watkins, S. P.; J. Appl. Phys. 115, 234305 (2014)

"Electrical Characterization of In-Place Bonded Interfaces", Salehzadeh, O.; Cawston-Grant, B.; Watkins, S.P.; Mooney, P.M.; Semicond. Sci. Technol. 29, 085002 (2014)

"Characterization of solution-bonded GaAs/InGaAs/GaAs features on GaAs", Mooney, P.M.; Kavanagh, K.L.; Owen, D.; Lackner, D.; Cawston-Grant, B.; Basile, A.F.; Salehzadeh, O.; Watkins, S.P.; Semicond. Sci. Technol. 29, 075009 (2014)   

"Investigations of crystallinity and chain entanglement on sorption and conductivity of proton exchange membranes", Yang, A. C.-C.; Narimani, R.; Frisken, B.J.; Holdcroft, S.; J. Membr. Sci. 469, 251-261 (2014)

"Experiments and Modeling of Si-Ge Interdiffusion with Partial Strain Relaxation in Epitaxial SiGe Heterostructures", Dong, Y.; Mooney, P. M.; Cai, F.; Anjum, D.; Ur-Rehman, N.; Zhang, X.; Xia, G.; ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology vol.3, P302-P309 (2014)

"On the role and modeling of compressive strain in Si-Ge interdiffusion for SiGe heterostructures", Dong, Y.; Mooney, P. M.; Xia, G; Chern, W.; Hoyt, J. L.; Semiconductor Science and Technology, vol. 29, 015012 (2014)

"Real-time calibration of a feedback trap", Gavrilov, M.; Jun, Y.; Bechhoefer, J.; Rev. Sci. Instrum. 85, 095102 (2014)

"High-precision test of Landauer's principle", Jun, Y.; Gavrilov, M.; Bechhoefer, J.; Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 190601 (2014)

"The Effect of Platinum in the Membrane on Fuel Cell Membrane Durability", Macauley, N.; Watson, M.; Kjeang, E.; Lauritzen, M.; Sadeghi Alavijeh, A. ; Knights, S.; 226th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society in Cancun, Mexico (2014)

"Characterization of Micro-Porous Layer Structure and Properties", Tayarani, Z.; El Hannach, M.; Andisheh-Tadbir, M.; Kjeang, E.; 226th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society in Cancun, Mexico (2014)

"Impact of micro-porous layer properties on fuel cell performance", Andisheh-Tadbir, M.; Tayarani, Z.; El Hannach, M.; Kjeang, E.; 226th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society in Cancun, Mexico. (2014)

"Effect of fuel cell manufacturing process on MPL structure and properties Andisheh Tadbir", M., Tayarani; Z.; El Hannach M.; Kjeang, E., Technical Report delivered to Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell Division, (2014)

"Polymer Dynamics Near the Surface and in the Bulk of Poly (Tetrafluoroethylene) probed by Zero Field Muon Spin Relaxation Spectroscopy",  McKenzie, I.;  Salman, Z.; Giblin S. R; Han Y.,Y.; Leach, G. W.; Morenzoni, E.; Prokscha, T; Suter, A.; Physical Review E, 89, 022605 (2014)

"Shape Control of Electrodeposited Copper Films and Nanostructures through Additive Effects", Han, Y.J.; Zhang, X.; Leach, G.W.; Langmuir, 30 (12), 3589-3598 (2014)

"The Role of Random Electric Fields in Relaxors", Phelan, D.; Stock, C.; Rodriguez-Rivera, J. A. ; Chi, S.; Leão, J.; Long, X.; Xie, Y.; Bokov A. A.; Z.-G. Ye, Ganesh, P.; Gehring, P. M.; Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 111(5), 1754-1759 (2014)

"Enhancement in Dielectric, Ferroelectric, and Electrostrictive Properties of Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)0.9Ti0.1O3 Ceramics by CuO Addition", Promsawat, M.; Wong, Y. Y. Y.; Ren, Z; Tailor, H. N.; Watcharapasorn, A.; Ye, Z.-G.; Jiansirisomboon, S.; J. Alloys Compd. 587, 618-624 (2014)

"Novel Ferroelectric Single Crystals of Bi(Zn1/2Ti1/2)O3-PbZrO3-PbTiO3 Ternary Solid Solution", Wang, B.; Xie, Y.; Zhuang, J.;Wu, X.; Ren, Z.; Ye, Z.-G.; J. Appl. Phys. 115, 084104/1-7 (2014)

"Study of Antiferroelectric PbZrO3-Pb(M1/2W1/2)O3 (M=Mg, Zn & Mn) Complex Perovskite Solid Solutions", Ren, Z; Ye, Z.-G.; Zhang, N.; Huo, S.; Wong, J. Y. Y.; Ferroelectrics 464, 27-34 (2014)

"Enhanced Grain Growth in Lead-Free (1-x)(Na0.5Bi0.5)TiO3 – xAgNbO3 Solid Solution Ceramics", Wong, J. Y. Y.; Promsawat, M.; Ren, Z.; Lei, C.; Ye, Z.-G.; Ferroelectrics 464, 122-129 (2014)

"Effects of Mn-Doping on PIN-PMN-PT Ceramics with MPB Composition", Ren, Z; Ye, Z.-G.; Ferroelectrics 464, 130-135 (2014)

"Acute and Obtuse Rhombohedrons in the Local Structure of Relaxor Ferroelectric Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3", Hu, W.; Hayashi, K.: Ohwada, K.; Chen, J.; Happo, N.; Hosokawa, S.;  Takahasi, M.; Bokov, A. A.; Ye, Z.-G.;  Phys. Rev. B 89, 140103(R)/1-5 (2014)

"New Antiferroelectric Solid Solution of Pb(Mg1/2W1/2)O3 – Pb(Zn1/2W1/2)O3 as Dielectric Ceramics", Ren, Z; Ye, Z.-G.; Zhang, N.; Long, X.; J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 97 [6], 1700-1703 (2014)

"Enhanced Ferroelectric Order in Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)0.9Ti0.1O3 Ceramics by ZnO Modification", Promsawat, M.; Watcharapasorn, A.; Ye, Z.-G.; Jiansirisomboon, S.; J. Electroceram. 33, 96-104 (2014)

"Enhanced Antiferroelectricity in A New Complex Perovskite Solid Solution of PbZrO3-Pb(Mn1/2W1/2)O3", Ren, Z.; Zhang, N.; Su, L.-W. ; Wu, H., Ye, Z.-G.;  J. Appl. Phys. 116, 024103-1/5 (2014)

"Folded Discotic Dimers", Bozek, K. J. A.; Williams, V.E.; Soft Matter 10, 5749-54 (2014)

"Investigation into the Role of the Hydrogen Bonding Network in Cyclodextrin-based Liquid Crystals", Ward, S.; Calderon, O.; Zhang, P.; Sobchuck, M.; Keller, S.; Williams, V. E.; Ling, C. C.; J. Mater. Chem. C 2, 4928-36 (2014)

"Recycling gold nanohole arrays", Hohertz, D.; Romanuik, S.F.; Gray, B.L.; Kavanagh, K.L.; Journal of Vac. Sci. Technol. A 32, 031403-1 (2014)

"Hanle measurements of electrodeposited Fe/GaAs spin tunnel contacts", Majumder, S.; Hohertz, D.; McNeil, J.; SpringThorpe, A.; Kavanagh, K.L.; J. Appl. Phys. 115, 123709 (2014)

"Off-axis electron holography of ferromagnetic multilayer nanowires",  Akhtari-Zavareh, A.; Carignan, L. P.; Yelon, A.; Ménard, D.; Kasama, T.; Herring, R.; Dunin-Borkowski, R. E.; McCartney, M. R.; Kavanagh, K. L.; J. Appl. Phys. 116, 023902 (2014)

"Optical response of large-area aluminum-coated nano-bucket arrays on flexible PET substrates", Hohertz, D.; Chuo, Y.; Omrane, B.; Landrock, C.; Kavanagh, K.L.; Proceedings of the SPIE 9288, 92880I (2014)

 

 

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