OMCS takes part in a wide range of research and a selection of publications are shown below.

C.L. Schultz, E. Lahive, A. Lawlor, A. Crossley, V Puntes, J.M. Unrine, C. Svendsen, D.J. Spurgeon, Influence of Soil Pore Water Properties on the Fate and Toxicity of Silver Nanoparticles to C. elegans, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 37 (10), 2609-2618, 2018.

S. Ho Lee, C. Huang, C. Johnston, P.S. Grant, Spray printing and optimization of anodes and cathodes for high performance Li-Ion batteries, Electrochimica Acta, 292, 546-557, 2018.

L.G. Bousiakou, M. Ivanda, L. Mikac, D. Raptis, M. Gotic, P Lianos, K. Jurkschat, C. Johnston, Structural, morphological and Raman studies of CdS/CdSe sensitized TiO2 nanocrystalline thin films for quantum dot sensitized solar cell applications, Current Nanoscience, 14, 421, 2018.

C. Huang, A. Kim, D.J. Chung, E. Park, N.P. Young, K. Jurkschat, H. Kim, P.S. Grant, Multiscale Engineered Si/SiOx Nanocomposite Electrodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries Using Layer-by-Layer Spray Deposition, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 10 (18), 15624-15633, 2018.

S. Feng, E. Liotti, A. Lui, S. Kumar, A. Mahadevegowda, K. A. Q. O’Reilly, P. S. Grant, An in-situ method to estimate the tip temperature and phase selection of secondary Fe-rich intermetallics using synchrotron X-ray radiography, SCRIPTA MATERIALIA, 149, 44-48, 2018.

E. Liotti, C. Arteta, A. Zisserman, A. Lui, V. Lempitsky, P.S. Grant, Crystal nucleation in metallic alloys using x-ray radiography and machine learning, SCIENCE ADVANCES, 4 (4), Article Number: eaar4004.

S.F. Gonçalves,.M.D. Pavlaki, R. Lopes, J. Hammes, J.A. Gallego-Urrea, M. Hassellöv, K. Jurkschat, A. Crossley, S. Loureiro, Effects of silver nanoparticles on the freshwater snail Physa acuta: The role of test media and snails’ life cycle stage, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 36 (1), 243-253, 2017.

A. Mahadevegowda, C. Johnston, P.S. Grant, Fabrication of nanoscale features on ultra-thin glass-based dielectrics via self-masking and preferential etching to enhance capacitance, 2017 IEEE 17th International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO), 1035-1038, 2017.

A. Mahadevegowda, C. Johnston, P.S. Grant, Nylon-6 based nanocomposite films for capacitor applications, 2017 IEEE 17th International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO), 1031-1034, 2017.

A.T. Murdock, C.D. van Engers, J. Britton, V. Babenko, S.S. Meysami, H. Bishop, A. Crossley, A.A. Koos, N. Grobert, Targeted removal of copper foil surface impurities for improved synthesis of CVD graphene, Carbon, 122, 207-216, 2017.

M.I. Nouraddini, M. Ranjbar, P.J. Dobson, H. Farrokhpour, C. Johnston, K. Jurkschat, Stabilized gold nanoparticles by laser ablation in ferric chloride solutions, Applied Physics A, 123 (12), 727, 2017.

C.J. Zhang, S.-H Park, S.E. O'Brien, A. Seral-Ascaso, M. Liang, D. Hanlon, D. Krishnan, A Crossley, N. McEvoy, J.N. Coleman, V. Nicolosi, Liquid exfoliation of interlayer spacing-tunable 2D vanadium oxide nanosheets: High capacity and rate handling Li-ion battery cathodes, Nano Energy, 39, 151-161, 2017.

S.L. Azevedo, F. Ribeiro, K. Jurkschat, A.M.V.M. Soares, S. Loureiro, Co-exposure of ZnO nanoparticles and UV radiation to Daphnia magna and Danio rerio: Combined effects rather than protection, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 35 (2), 458-467, 2016.

J.P. Buttress, D.P. Day, J.M. Courtney, E.J. Lawrence, D.L. Hughes, R.J. Blagg, A. Crossley, S.E. Matthews, C. Redshaw, P.C. Bulman Page, G.G Wildgoose, "Janus" Calixarenes: Double-Sided Molecular Linkers for Facile, Multianchor Point, Multifunctional, Surface Modification, LANGMUIR, 32 (31), 7806-7813, 2016.

A. Kroll, M. Matzke, M. Rybicki, P. Obert-Rauser, C. Burkart, K. Jurkschat, R. Verweij, L. Sgier, D. Jungmann, T. Backhaus, C. Svendsen, Mixed messages from benthic microbial communities exposed to nanoparticulate and ionic silver: 3D structure picks up nano-specific effects, while EPS and traditional endpoints indicate a concentration-dependent impact of silver ions, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23 (5), 4218-4234, 2016.

I. Konyashin, D.J. Frost, A. Crossley, K. Jurkschat, C. Johnston, K. Armstrong, Nano-diamond obtained from adipic acid at ultra-high pressures, MATERIALS LETTERS, 183, 14-18, 2016.

C.L. Schultz, A. Wamucho, O.V. Tsyusko, J.M. Unrine, A. Crossley, C. Svendsen, D.J. Spurgeon, Multigenerational exposure to silver ions and silver nanoparticles reveals heightened sensitivity and epigenetic memory in Caenorhabditis elegans, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 283 (1832), 2016.

G.C. Sedenho, P.T. Lee, H.S. Toh, C. Salter, C. Johnston, N.R. Stradiotto, R.G. Compton, The electro-oxidation of lactic acid at platinum microparticles and polycrystalline platinum electrode, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 11 (3), 2166-2176, 2016.

C. Shepherd, E. Hadzifejzovic, F. Shkal, K. Jurkschat, J. Moghal, E.M. Parker, M. Sawangphruk, D.R. Slocombe, J.S. Foord, M.G. Moloney, New Routes to Functionalize Carbon Black for Polypropylene Nanocomposites, LANGMUIR, 32 (31), 7917-7928, 2016.

J. Sun, F. Dillon, C. Wu, J. Jiang, K. Jurkschat, A.A. Koós, A. Crossley, N. Grobert, M.R. Castell, Metal-free chemical vapor deposition growth of graphitic tubular structures on engineered perovskite oxide substrates, CARBON, 99, 591-598, 2016.

C. Taylor, M. Matzke, A. Kroll, D.S. Read, C. Svendsen, A. Crossley, Toxic interactions of different silver forms with freshwater green algae and cyanobacteria and their effects on mechanistic endpoints and the production of extracellular polymeric substances, Environmental Science: Nano, 3 (2), 396-408, 2016.

P.S. Tourinho, C.A.M. van Gestel, A.J. Morgan, P. Kille, C. Svendsen, K. Jurkschat, J.F.W. Mosselmans, A.M.V.M. Soares, S. Loureiro, Toxicokinetics of Ag in the terrestrial isopod Porcellionides pruinosus exposed to Ag NPs and AgNO3 via soil and food, Ecotoxicology, 25 (2), 267-278, 2016.

E. Liotti, A. Lui, S. Kumar, Z. Guo, C. Bi, T. Connolley, P. S. Grant, The spatial and temporal distribution of dendrite fragmentation in solidifying Al-Cu alloys under different conditions, Acta Materialia, 121, 384-395, 2016.

M.D. Wilson, T. Connolley, I.P. Dolbnya, P.S. Grant, E. Liotti, A. Lui, A. Malandain, K. Sawhney, P. Seller, and M.C. Veale, Energy dispersive detector for white beam synchrotron x-ray fluorescence imaging, AIP Conference Proceedings, 1741, 050008, 2016.

F. Castles, D. Isakov, A. Lui, Q. Lei, C. E. J. Dancer, Y. Wang, J. M. Janurudin, S. C. Speller, C. R. M. Grovenor & P. S. Grant, Microwave dielectric characterisation of 3D-printed BaTiO3/ABS polymer composites, Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 22714 (2016)

M. Diez-Ortiz, E. Lehive, P. Kille, K. Powell, A.J. Morgan, K. Jurkschat, C.A.M. van Gestel, J.F.W. Mosselmans, C. Svendsen, D.J. Spurgeon, Uptake routes and toxicokinetics of silver nanoparticles and silver ions in the earthworm Lumbricus rubellus, ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLGY AND CHEMISTRY 2015 In Press.

M. Diez-Ortiz,E. Lehive, S. George, A.T. Schure, C.A.M. van Gestel, K. Jurkschat, C. Svendsen, D.J. Spurgeon, Short term soil bioassays may not reveal the full toxicity potential for nanomaterials; bioavailability and toxicity of silver ions (AgNO3) and silver nanparticles to earthworm Eisenia fetida in long term aged soils, ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION, 203, 191 - 198, 2015.

T.R. Bartlett, C. Batchelor-McAuley, K. Tschulik, K. Jurkschat, R.G. Compton, Metal-halide nanoparticle formation: electrolytic and chemical synthesis of mercury(I) chloride nanoparticles, CHEM. ELECTROCHEM Published online 2015.

P.S. Tourinho, P.L. Waalewijn, I. Zantkuijl, K. Kurkschat, C. Svendsen, A.M. Soares, S. Loureiro, C.A. van Gestel, CeO2 nanoparticles induce no changes in phenanthrene toxicity to the soil organisms Porcellionides pruinosus and Folsomia candida, EXOTOXICOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY, 113, 201-206, 2015.

C. Schultz, K. Powell, A. Crossley, K. Jurkschat, P. Kille, A.J. Morgan, D. Read, W. Tyne, E. Lahive, C. Svendsen, D.J. Spurgeon, Analytical approaches to support current understanding of exposure, uptake and distributions of engineered nanoparticlesby aquatic and terrestrial organisms, EXOTOXICOLOGY 24, 239-261, 2015.

D.D Thomson, S. Wehmeier, F.J. Byfield, P.A. Janmey, D. Caballero-Lima, A. Crossley, A.C. Brand, Contact-induced apical asymmetry drives the thigomotropic responses of Candida Albicans hyphae CELLULAR MICROBIOLOGY 17 342-354, 2015.

P.T. Lee, J.E. Thomson, A. Karina, C. Slater, C. Johnston, S.G. Davies, R.G. Compton, Selective electrochemical determinationof cysteine with a cyclotricatechylene modified carbon electrode ANALYST 140 236-242, 2015

L. O'Neill, C. Johnston, P.G. Grant, Enhancing the supercapacitor behaviour of novel Fe3O4/FeOOH nanowire hybrid electrodes in aqueous electroytes JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES 274, 907-915, 2015.

S.J. Cloke, H.S. Toh, P.T. Lee, C. Salter, C. Johnston, R.G. Compton, Anodic stripping voltammetry of silver nanoparticles: Aggregation leads to incomplete stripping, CHEMISTRY OPEN 4 22-26, 2015.

M. Matzke, K. Jurkschat, T. Backhaus, Toxicity of differently sized and coated silver nanoparticles to the bacterium Pseudomonas putida: risks for the aquatic environment?, EXOTOXICOLOGY, 23, 818-829, 2014.

M. Ratoi, P.H.M. Hoet, A. Crossley, P. Dobson,  Impact of Lung Surfactant on Wettability and Cytotoxicity of Nanoparticles RSC ADVANCES 39 20573- 20581, 2014.

M. Jaafar, A.A. Aljabali, I. Berlanga, R. Mas-Ballaste, P. Saxena, S. Warren, G.P. Lomonossoff, D.J. Evans, P.J. de Pablo, Structural insights into magnetic clusters grown inside virus capsids, APPLIED MATERIALS AND INTERFACES 23, 20936-20942, 2014.

A. Prabakaran, F. Dillon, J. Melbourne, L. Jones, R.J. Nicholls, P. Holdway, J. Britton, A.A. Koos, A. Crossley, P.D. Nellist, N. Grobert, WS2 2D nanosheets in 3D nanoflowers, CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 50, 12360-12362, 2014.

L.R. Heggelund, M. Diez-Ortiz, S. Lofts, E. Lahive, K. Jurkschat, J. Wojnarowicz, N. Cedergreen, D. Spurgeon, C. Svendsen, Soil pH effects on the comparative toxicity of dissolved zinc, non-nano and nano ZnO to the earthworm Eisenia fetida, NANOTOXICOLOGY, 8, 559-572, 2014.

K.R. Paton et al Scalable production of large quantities of defect-free few-layer graphene by shear exfoliation in liquids NATURE MATERIALS 13 624-630, 2014.

E. Liotti, A. Lui, R. Vincent, S. Kumar, Z-Y. Guo, T. Connelley, I.P. Dolbnya, M. Hart, L. Arnberg, R.H. Mathiesen, P.S. Grant,  A synchrotron X-ray radiography study of dendrite fragmentationinduced by a pulsed electromagnetic field in an Al-15Cu alloy ACTA MATERIALIA 70 238-239, 2014.

S. Lopes, F. Ribeiro, J. Wojnarowicz, W. Lojkowski, K. Jurkschat, A. Crossley, A.M.V.M. Soares, S. Loureiro, Zinc oxide nanoparticles toxicity to Daphnia magna: size-dependant effects and dissolution, ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY 33, 190 - 198, 2014.

E. Lahive, K. Jurkschat, B.J. Shaw, R.D. Handy, D.J. Spurgeon, C. Svendsen, Toxicity of cerium oxide nanoparticles to the earthworm Eisenia fetida: subtle effects, ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY, 11, 268-278, 2014.

N. Polak, D.S. Read, K. Jurkschat, M. Matzke, F.J. Kelly, D.J. Spurgeon, S.R. Sturzenbaum, Metalloproteins and phytochelatin synthase may confer protection against zinc oxide nanoparticle induced toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans, COMPARITIVE BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY C. TOXICOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY, 160, 75-85, 2014.

J-J. Adjizian, R. Leghrib, A.A. Koos, I. Suarez-Martinez, A. Crossley, P. Wagner, N. Grobert, E. Llobet, C.P. Ewels, Boron- and nitrogen- doped multi-wall carbon nanotubes for gas detection CARBON 66 662- 673, 2014.

R. Asumndsson et al, High temperature instruments and methods developed for supercritical geothermal reservoir characterisation and expolitation—The HiTI project  GEOTHERMICS 49 90-98, 2014.

F. Ribeiro, J.A. Gallego-Urrea, K. Jurkschat, A. Crossley, M. Hassellov, C. Taylor, A.M.V.M Soares, S. Loureiro, Silver nanoparticles and silver nitrate induce high toxicity to Pseudokirchneriella subcapitataDaphnia magna and Danio rerio, SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 466-467, 232-241, 2014.

E.J.E. Stuart, K. Tschulik, D. OmanoviÄ�, J.T. Cullen, K.Jurkschat, A. Crossley, R.G. Compton,  Electrochemical detection of commercial silver nanoparticles: identification, sizing and detection in environmental media NANOTECHNOLOGY 24 (44) 2 - 6, 2013.

M. Gara, E. Laborda, P. Holdway, A. Crossley, C.J.V. Jones, R.G. Compton  Oxygen reduction at sparse arrays of platinum nanoparticles in aqueous acid: hydrogen peroxide as a liberated two-electron intermediate PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS 15 19487- 19495, 2013.

P-A, Mouthuy, H. Ye, A. Crossley, Fabrication of Calcium Phosphate Fibres through Electrospinning and Sintering of Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles MATERIALS LETTERS 106 (1) 145 - 150, 2013.

C. Huang, N. Grobert, A.A.R. Watt, C. Johnston, A. Crossley, N.P. Young, P.S. Grant, Layer-by-layer spray deposition and unzipping of single-wall carbon nanotube-based thin film electrodes for electrochemical capacitors CARBON 61, 525-536, 2013.

W. Tyne, S. Lofts, D.J. Spurgeon, K. Jurkschat, C. Svendsen, A new medium for Caenorhabditis elegans toxicology and nanotoxicology studies designed to better reflect natural soil solution conditions, ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY, 32, 1711-1717, 2013.

H. Shuang Toh, C. Batchelor-McAuley, K.  Tschulik, M. Uhlemann, A. Crossley, R.G. Compton The anodic stripping voltammetry of nanoparticles:electrochemical evidence for the surface agglomeration of silver nanoparticles NANOSCALE, 5 (11) 4884- 4893, 2013

P.T. Lee, J.C. Harfield, A. Crossley, S. Pilgrim, R.G. Compton,  Significant changes in pKa between bulk aqueous solution and surface immobilized species: orthohydroquinones RSC ADVANCES 3 (20) 7347-7354, 2013

V.M.F. Marques, B. Wunderle, C. Johnston, P.S. Grant, Nanomechanical characterisation of Sn-Ag-Cu/Cu joints-Part 2: Nanoindentation creep and its relationship with uniaxial creep as a function of temperature ACTA MATERIALIA 61 2471- 2480, 2013.

V.M.F. Marques, B. Wunderle, C. Johnston, P.S. Grant, Nanomechanical characterisation of Sn-Ag-Cu/Cu joints-Part 1: Young's modulus, hardness and deformation mechanisms as a function of temperature ACTA MATERIALIA 61 2460-2470, 2013.

J. Ellison, K. Tschulik, E.J.E. Stuart, K. Jurkschat, D. Omanovic, M. Uhlemann, A. Crosslet, R.G. Compton, Get More Out of Your Data: A New Approach to Agglomeration and Aggregation Studies Using Nanoparticle Impact Experiments, CHEMISTRY OPEN,  2, 69-75, 2013.

J. Sun, A.A. Koos, F. Dillon, K. Jurkschat, M.R. Castell, N. Grobert, Synthesis of carbon nanocoil forests on BaSrTiO3 substrates with the aid of a Sn catalyst, CARBON 60, 5-15, 2013.

Y. Wang, K. Ward, E. Laborda, C. Salter, A. Crossley, R.M. Jacobs, Robert R.G. Compton,  A Joint Experimental and Computational Search for Authentic Nano-electrocatalytic Effects: Electrooxidation of Nitrite and L-Ascorbate on Gold Nanoparticle-Modified Glassy Carbon Electrodes SMALL 9 (3) 478-486, 2013

Y. Wang, E. Laborda, A. Crossley, R.G. Compton, Richard G. Surface oxidation of gold nanoparticles supported on a glassy carbon electrode in sulphuric acid medium: contrasts with the behaviour of 'macro' gold PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS 15 (9)  3133-3136, 2013

B. Cornelissen, S. Able, V. Kersemans, P.A. Waghorn, S. Myhra, K. Jurkshat, A. Crossley, K.A. Vallis, Nanographene oxide-based radioimmunoconstructs for in vivo targeting and SPECT imaging of HER2-positive tumors, BIOMATERIALS 34 (4) 1146-1154, 2013.

J. Thompson, A. Crossley, P.D. Nelliest, V. Nicolosi,  Single-step exfoliation and chemical functionalization of graphene and hBN nanosheets with nickel phthalocyanineJOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY 22, 23246-23253, 2012.

Y. Wang, E. Laborda, C. Salter, A. Crossley, R.G. Compton, Facile in situ characterization of gold nanoparticles on electrode surfaces by electrochemical techniques: average size, number density and morphology determination ANALYST 137 (20) 4693-4697, 2012 

J.C. Bear, P.D. McNaughter, K. Junkschat, A. Crossley, L. Aldous, R.G. Compton, A.G. Mayes, G.G. Wildgoose, Synthesis and characterisation of carbon nanotubes covalently functionalized with amphiphillic polymer coated superparamagnetic nanocrystals J. COLL. INTER. SCI. 383 (1) 110-117, 2012 

J. Llyod-Hughes, S. Müeller, G. Scalari, H. Bishop, A. Crossley, M. Enachi, L. Sirbu, I.M. Tiginyanu,  Photoinduced modification of surface states in nanoporous InP,APPL. PHYS. LETT. 100 (13) 132106-132109, 2012

A.A. Koo’s, R.J. Nicholls, F. Dillon, K. Kertesz, L.P.  Biro, A. Crossley, N. Grobert,  Tailoring gas sensing properties of multi-walled carbon nanotubes by in situ modification with Si, P and N, CARBON 50 (8) 2816-2823, 2012 

R.H. Bradley, K. Cassity, R. Andrews, M. Meier, S. Osbeck, A. Andreu, C. Johnston, A. Crossley,  Surface studies of hydroxylated multi-wall carbon nanotubesAPPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE 258 (11) 4835-4843, 2012.

Z. Hu et al., Interactions Between Amino Acid-Tagged Naphthalenediimide and Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes for the Design and Construction of New Bioimaging Probes, ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS, 22, 503-518, 2012.

K. Mandel, F. Dillon, A.A. Koos, Z. Aslam, F. Cullen, H. Bishop, A. Crossley, N. Grobert, Customised transition metal oxide nanoparticles for the controlled production of carbon nanostructure RSC ADVANCES 2 3748- 3752, 2012.

Z. Xia, Y.M. Kwon, S. Mehmood, C. Downing, K. Jurkschat, D.W. Murray, Characterization of metal-wear nanoparticles in pseudotumor following metal-on-metal hip resurfacing NANOMEDICINE 7, 674-681, 2011.

L. Lozzi, P. Picozzi, N. Zema, C. Grazioli, A. Crossley, P. Northover, S. La Rosa, E. Paparazzo, A multitechnique study of archaeological bronzes: part II SURF. INTERFACE ANAL. 43 (8) 1120-1127, 2011

H.L. Hooper, K. Jurkschat, A.J. Morgan, J. Bailey, A.J. Lawlor, D.J. Spurgeon, C. Svendsen, Comparative chronic toxicity of nanoparticulate and ionic zinc to the earthworm Eisenia veneta in a soil matrix, ENVIRONMENT INTERNATIONAL 37, 1111-1117, 2011.

J. Panchompoo, L. Aldous, C. Downing, A. Crossley, R.G.  Compton,  Facile synthesis of Pd nanoparticle modified carbon black for electroanalysis: Application to the detection of hydrazine ELECTROANALYSIS 23 (7) 1568-1578, 2011

R. Molina, Y. Al-Salama, K. Jurkschat, P.J. Dobson, I.P. Thompson, Potential environmental influence of amino acids on the behavior of ZnO nanoparticles, CHEMOSPHERE 83, 545-551, 2011.

K. Mandel, F. Dillon, A.A. Koos, Z. Aslam, K. Jurkschat, F. Cullen, A. Crossley, H. Bishop, K. Moh, C. Cavelius, E. Arzt, N. Grobert, Facile, fast, and inexpensive synthesis of monodisperse amorphous nickel-phosphide nanoparticles of predefined size, CHEM. COMM. 47 (14) 4108-4110, 2011.

A.C. Johnson, M.J. Bowes, A. Crossley, H.P. Jarvie, K. Jurkschat, M.D. Jürgens, A.J. Lawlor, B. Park, P. Rowland, D. Spurgeon, C. Svendsen, I.P. Thompson, R.J. Barnes, R.J. Williams, X. Nan An assessment of the fate, behaviour and environmental risk associated with sunscreen TiO2 nanoparticle in UK field scenarios. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT 409 (2011) 2503-2510