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Al Qahtani, H., Metha, G.F., Walsh, R.B., Golovko, V.B., Andersson, G.G. and Nakayama, T. (2017). Aggregation Behavior of Ligand-Protected Au9 Clusters on Sputtered Atomic Layer Deposition TiO2. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2017(121) pp. 10781-10789.

Alvino, J., Bennett, T., Kler, R., Hudson, R., Aupoil, J., Nann, T., et al. (2017). Apparatus for the investigation of high-temperature, high-pressure gas-phase heterogeneous catalytic and photo-catalytic materials. Review of Scientific Instruments, 88 pp. 054101-1-054101-7.

Chambers, B.A., Neumann, C., Turchanin, A., Gibson, C.T. and Andersson, G.G. (2017). The direct measurement of the electronic density of states of graphene using metastable induced electron spectroscopy. 2D Materials, 4 pp. 025068-1-025068-11.

Blok, A.J., Johnston, M.R. and Lenehan, C.E. (2017). Insights into the complexation of N-Allyl-4-(4-(N-phenylureido) benzylamino)-1,8-naphthalimide with various anions. Scientific Reports, 7 pp. 2512-1-2512-7.

Britton, J., Smith, J.N., Raston, C.L. and Weiss, G.A. (2017). Protein Folding Using a Vortex Fluidic Device. In Nicola A. Burgess-Brown, ed. Heterologous Gene Expression in E.coli. 2017 ed. New York: Springer, pp. 211-220.

Yu, L., Batmunkh, M., Grace, T.S.L., Dadkhah Jazi, M., Shearer, C.J. and Shapter, J.G. (2017). Application of a hole transporting organic interlayer in graphene oxide/single walled carbon nanotube–silicon heterojunction solar cells. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017(5) pp. 8624-8634.

Rennie, M.L., Doolan, A.M., Raston, C.L., Crowley, P.B. and Crowley, P.B. (2017). Protein Dimerization on a Phosphonated Calix[6]arene Disc. Angewandte Chemie-International Edition, 56 pp. 5517-5521.
[10.1002/anie.201701500] [Scopus] 

Batmunkh, M., Shrestha, A., Gao, G., Yu, L., Zhao, J., Biggs, M., et al. (2017). Sulfur-Doped Graphene with Iron Pyrite (FeS2) as an Efficient and Stable Electrocatalyst for the Iodine Reduction Reaction in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. Solar RRL, 1(3-4) pp. 1700011-1-1700011-6.

Alhalili, Z.A., Zaila, A.O.M., Sanderson, B.J. and Shapter, J.G. (2017). Localization and uptake of fluorescently labelled gold nanoparticles by a t47d human breast cancer cell line. International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, 8(1) pp. 260-269.

D'Alonzo, N.J., Eggers, P.K. and Raston, C.L. (2017). Vortex fluidics synthesis of polymer coated superparamagnetic magnetite nanoparticles. New Journal of Chemistry, 41 pp. 552-558.
[10.1039/c6nj02900k] [Scopus]

Britton, J., Dyer, R.P., Majumdar, S., Raston, C.L. and Weiss, G.A. (2017). Ten-Minute Protein Purification and Surface Tethering for Continuous-Flow Biocatalysis. Angewandte Chemie-International Edition, 56 pp. 2296-2301.
[10.1002/anie.201610821] [Scopus]

Sudchanham, J., Batmunkh, M., Reutrakul, V., Shapter, J.G., Raston, C.L. and Pakawatpanurut, P. (2017). Vortex Fluidics Improved Morphology of CH3NH3PbI3-xClx Films for Perovskite Solar Cells. ChemistrySelect, 2(1) pp. 369-374.
[10.1002/slct.201601272] [Scopus]

Plummer, A.M., Kuznetsov, V.A., Gascooke, J., Shapter, J.G. and Voelcker, N.H. (2017). Combined thermal and FTIR analysis of porous silicon based nano-energetic films. RSC Advances, 7(12) pp. 7338-7345.
[10.1039/C6RA27028J] [10.1039/c6ra27028j] [Scopus]

Shrestha, A., Yin, Y., Andersson, G.G., Spooner, N.A., Qiao, S. and Dai, S. (2017). Versatile PbS Quantum Dot Ligand Exchange Systems in the Presence of Pb-Thiolates. Small, 13(5) pp. Art: 1602956.
[10.1002/smll.201602956] [10.1002/smll.201602956] [Scopus]


Alhalili Z., Figueroa D., Johnston M. R., Shapter J., Sanderson B., Effect of Modification Protocols on the Effectiveness of Gold Nanoparticles as Drug Delivery Vehicles for Killing of Breast Cancer Cells, Aust. J. Chem., 69, 1402-1412. 
[10.1071/CH16430] [Scopus]

Alhalili Z., Zaila A., Sanderson B., Shapter J., Localization and Uptake of Fluorescently Labelled Gold Nanoparticles by a T47d Human Breast Cancer Cell Line, International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences 8 260 -269.

Almutary A.G., Ellis A.V., Sanderson B.J.S., Amorphous silica nanoparticles show concentration and time-dependent toxicity on human HaCat cells, International Journal of Sciences and Applied Research 3(5): 38-45.

Al Qahtani H. S., Higuchi R., Sasaki T., Alvino J. F., Metha G. F., Golovko V. B., Adnan R., Andersson G., Nakayama T., Grouping and aggregation of ligand protected Au 9 clusters on TiO2 Nanosheets, accepted by RSC Advances, 6, 110765 – 110774.

Al Qahtani H., Kimoto K., Bennett T., Alvino J. F., Andersson G. G., Metha G. F., Golovko V. B., Sasaki T., Nakayama T., Atomically Resolved Structure of Ligand-Protected Au9 Clusters on TiO2 Nanosheets Using Aberration-Corrected STEM, J. Chem. Phys, 144, 114703.
[10.1063/1.4943203] [Scopus]

Andersson, J. and Koper, I., Tethered and Polymer Supported Bilayer Lipid Membranes: Structure and Function, Membranes, 6(30) . [10.3390/membranes6020030] [Scopus]

Batmunkh M., Bat-Erdene M., Shapter J. G., Phosphorene and Phosphorene Based Materials - Prospects for Future Applications, Advanced Materials, 28 8586–8617.
[10.1002/adma.201602254] [Scopus]

Batmunkh M., Dadkhah M., Shearer C. J., Biggs M. J., Shapter J. G., Incorporation of Graphene into SnO2 Photoanode for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells, Applied Surface Science, 387, 690-697.
[10.1016/j.apsusc.2016.06.146] [Scopus]

Batmunkh M., Dadkhah M., Shearer C. J., Biggs M. J. and Shapter J. G., SnO2 Light Scattering Layer for TiO2 Photoanode in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, Energy Technology, 4, 959 – 966.
[10.1002/ente.201600008] [Scopus]

Batmunkh M, Shearer C. J., Biggs M. J., Shapter J. G., Solution Processed Graphene Structures for Perovskite Solar Cells, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4, 2605 - 2616.
[10.1039/c5ta08996d] [Scopus]

Bayatsarmadi B., Zheng Y., Tang Y., Jaroniec M., Qiao SZ. Significant enhancement of water splitting activity of N-carbon electrocatalyst by trace level Co doping, Small, 12: 3703-3711.
[10.1002/smll.201601131] [Scopus]

Ben-David J., Stapleton A.J., Gibson C.T., Sharma A., Gentle A.R., Lewis D.A., Ellis A.V., PEDOT:PSS-free AgNW/SWCNT transparent electrodes using graphene oxide, Thin Solid Films 616: 515-520.
[10.1016/j.tsf.2016.09.014] [Scopus]

Bou S. Ellis A.V., Mitsuhiro E., Synthetic stimuli-responsive “Smart” nanofibers, Current Opinion in Biotechnology, 39: 113-119.
[10.1016/j.copbio.2016.03.009] [Scopus]

Britton J., Castle J. W., Weiss G. A., Raston C. L., Harnessing Thin-Film Continuous-Flow Assembly Lines, Chem. Eur. J., 22 , 10773-10776.
[10.1002/chem.201602373] [Scopus]

Britton J., Dalziel S. B., Raston C. L., The synthesis of di-carboxylate esters using continuous flow vortex fluidics, Green Chem., 18, 2193–2200.
[10.1039/c5gc02494c] [Scopus]

Britton J., Meneghini L. M., Raston C. L., Weiss G. A., Accelerating Enzymatic Catalysis Using Vortex Fluidics, Angew. Chem. Int Ed., 55, 11387-11391.
[10.1002/anie.201604014] [Scopus]

Britton J., Raston C. L., Weiss G. A., Rapid protein immobilization for thin film continuous flow biocatalysis, Chem. Commun., 52, 10159-10162.
[10.1039/c6cc04210d] [Scopus]

Carlson-Jones JAP, Paterson JS, Newton K, Smith RJ, Dann LM, Speck P, Mitchell JG, Wormald P-J, Enumerating Virus-Like Particles and Bacterial Populations in the Sinuses of Chronic Rhinosinusitis Patients Using Flow Cytometry, PLoS ONE 11(5): e0155003.
[10.1371/journal.pone.0155003] [Scopus]

Chen P., Zhang H., Luo X., Lin X., Lu X., Tang Y., Cost effective biochar gels with super capabilities for heavy metal removal, RSC Adv., 6(79): 75430-75439.
[10.1039/c6ra10692g] [Scopus]

Connolly A.R., Hirani R., Ellis A.V., Trau M., A DNA circuit for IsomiR detection, ChemBioChem 17(22): 2172-2178. 
[10.1002/cbic.201600452] [Scopus]

Crockett, M.P.; Evans, A.M.; Worthington, M.J.H.; Albuquerque, I.S.; Slattery, A.D.; Gibson, C.T.; Campbell, J.A.; Lewis, D.A.; Bernardes, G.J.L.; Chalker, J.M., Sulfur-Limonene Polysulfide: A Material Synthesized Entirely from Industrial By-products and Its Use in Removing Toxic Metals from Water and Soil, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 55, 1714-1718.
[10.1002/anie.201508708] [Scopus]

Dann L, Paterson JS, Newton K, Oliver R, Mitchell JG, Distributions of virus-like particles and prokaryotes within microenvironments. PLoS ONE, 11(1): e0146984. 
[10.1371/journal. pone.0146984] [Scopus]

Dann LM, Rosales S, McKerral J, Paterson JS, Smith RJ, Jeffries TC, Oliver RL, Mitchell JG, Marine and giant viruses as indicators of a marine microbial community in a riverine system, Microbiology Open, published online 9 August 2016,
[10.1002/mbo3.392] [Scopus]

Dann L, Smith RJ, Jeffries T, McKerral J, Fairweather F, Oliver R, Mitchell JG, Persistence, loss and appearance of bacteria upstream and downstream, Marine and Freshwater Research, Published online 2016/4/1.

Dann LM, Smith RJ, Tobe SS, Paterson JS, Oliver RL, Mitchell JG, Microscale distributions of freshwater planktonic viruses and prokaryotes are patchy and taxonomically distinct, Aquatic Microbial Ecology 77 (2), 65-77.
[10.3354/ame01788] [Scopus]

Dehbari N., Tavakoli J., Zhao J., Tang Y., Enhancing water swelling ability and mechanical properties of water-swellable rubber by PAA/SBS nanofiber mats, J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 133.
[10.1002/app.44213] [Scopus]

Dennison G. H., Bochet C. G., Curty C., Ducry J., Nielsen D. J., Sambrook M. R., Zaugg A., Johnston M. R., Supramolecular Agent–Simulant Correlations for the Luminescence Based Detection of V-Series Chemical Warfare Agents with Trivalent Lanthanide Complexes, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem, 1348-1358.
[10.1002/ejic.201600105] [Scopus]

Dennison G. H., White J. M., Johnston M. R., Efficient access to Unsymmetrically 3-Substituted-1,10-Phenanthrolines via Microwave Assisted Friedlander Condensation with Aldehydes, ChemistrySelect, 1, 6434 – 6437.

Doughty D., Painter B., Pigou P., Johnston M. R., Investigation into clandestine laboratory synthesis of N-methylalanine from 2-halopropionic acids, Journal of Clandestine Investigating Chemists, 25-33.

Doughty D., Painter B., Pigou P., Johnston M. R., Investigation into the clandestine laboratory synthesis of N-methylalanine from pyruvic acid, Journal of Clandestine Investigating Chemists, 37-45.

Doughty D., Painter B., Pigou P., Johnston M. R., The Synthesis and Investigation of Impurities found in Clandestine Laboratories: Baeyer-Villiger Route Part I; Synthesis of P2P from Benzaldehyde and Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Forensic Sci. Int., 263, 55-66.
[10.1016/j.forsciint.2016.03.034] [Scopus]

Franzblau R. E., Daughney C. J., Swedlund P. J., Weisener C. G., Moreau M., Johannessen B, Harmer S. L., Cu(II) removal by Anoxybacillus flavithermus-iron oxide composites during the addition of Fe(II)aq, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 172, 139-158.
[10.1016/j.gca.2015.09.031] [Scopus]

Gao G., Yin T., Huang P., Shapter J., Shen Y., Sun R., Yue C., Zhang C., Liu Y., Zhou S., Cui D., Superparamagnetic Fe3O4-PEG2K-FA@Ce6 Nanoprobes for in Vivo Dual-mode Imaging and Targeted Photodynamic Therapy, Scientific Reports, 6, 39187.
[10.1038/srep36187] [Scopus]

Gao G., Yu L., Vinu A., Shapter J. G., Batmunkh M., Shearer C. J., Yin T., Huang P., Cui D., Synthesis of Ultra-long Hierarchical ZnO Whiskers in the Hydrothermal System for Dye-sensitised Solar Cells (DSCs), RSC Advances, 6, 109406–109413.
[10.1039/c6ra24316a] [Scopus]

George Z., Xia Y., Sharma A., Lindqvist C., Andersson G., Inganas O., Moons E., Muller C., Andersson M. R., Two-in-one: cathode modification and improved solar cell blend stability through addition of modified fullerenes, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4 2663.
[10.1039/c5ta06420a] [Scopus]

Grace T., Yu L., Gibson C., Tune D., Alturaif H., Al Othman Z., Shapter J., Investigating the Effect of Carbon Nanotube Diameter and Wall Number in Carbon Nanotube/Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells, Nanomaterials, 6, 52.
[10.3390/nano6030052] [Scopus]

Han L., Lu X., Wang M., Gan D., Deng W., Wang K., Fang L., Liu K., Chan C.W., Tang Y., Weng L.T., Yuan H., A mussel-inspired conductive, self-adhesive, and self-healable tough hydrogel as cell stimulatiors and implantable bioelectronics, Small (Accepted on 1 October 2016).

Han M., Chen M., Ebendorff-Heidepriem H., Fang C., Qin A., Zhang H., Tang B. Z., Tang Y., Ruan Y., An optical fibre sensor for remotely detecting water traces in organic solvents, RSC Adv., 6 (85): 82186-82190.
[10.1039/c6ra17475b] [Scopus]

Han W., Chen S., Campbell J., Zhang X., Tang Y., Fracture toughness and wear properties of nanosilica/epoxy composites under marine environment, Mater. Chem. Phys., 177: 147-155.
[10.1016/j.matchemphys.2016.04.008] [Scopus]

Herringer JW, Dorrington GE, Rosengarten G, Lester D, Mitchell JG, Hydrodynamic Drift Ratchet Scalability, AiChE
[10.1002/aic.15569] [Scopus]

Ho L. A., Raston C. L., Stubbs K. A., Transition-Metal-Free Cross-Coupling Reactions in Dynamic Thin Films To Access Pyrimidine and Quinoxaline Analogues, Eur. J. Org. Chem., 5957–5963 
[10.1002/ejoc.201600830] [Scopus]

Jamieson T., Ellis A.V., Khodakov D.A., Balzano S., Hemraj D.A., Leterme S.C., Bacterial production of transparent exopolymer particles during cross-flow static and laboratory-based cross flow experiments. Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, 2(2): 376-382.
[10.1039/c5ew00275c] [Scopus]

Jiang Y., Chen Y., Alrashdi M., Luo W., Tang B.Z., Zhang J., Qin J., Tang Y., Monitoring and quantification of the complex bioaccumulation process of mercury ion in algae by a novel aggregation-induced emission fluorogen, RSC Adv., 6(102): 100318-100325.
[10.1039/c6ra22190d] [Scopus]

Jones D.B., Chen X., Sibley A., Quinton J. S., Shearer C. J., Gibson C. T. and Raston C. L., Plasma enhanced vortex fluidic device manipulation of graphene oxide, Chem. Commun., 52, 10755-10758.
[10.1039/c6cc04032b] [Scopus]

Kumari H., Kline S. R., Kennedy S. R., Garvey C., Raston C. L., Atwood J. L., Steed J. W., Manipulating three-dimensional gel network entanglement by thin film shearing, Chem. Commun., 52, 4513-4316.
[10.1039/c6cc00171h] [Scopus]

Larsen L.J., Shearer C.J., Ellis A.V., Shapter J.G., Optimization and Doping of Reduced Graphene Oxide-Silicon Solar Cells. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120(29): 15648-15656.
[10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b08056] [Scopus]

Leterme S.C., Le Lan C., Hemraja D.A., Balzano S., Ellis A.V., The impact of diatoms on the biofouling of seawater reverse osmosis membranes in a model cross-flow system, Desalination 39: 113-119.
[10.1016/j.desal.2016.04.019] [Scopus]

Ling I., Sobolev A. N., Raston C. L., Gadolinium(III)-mediated multi-component confinement of imidazolium cations in p-sulfonated calixarene, CrystEngComm, 18, 4929–4937.

Liu L., Tang Y., Dai S., Kleitz F., Qiao SZ., Smart surface-enhanced Raman scattering traceable drug delivery system, Nanoscale, 8, 12803-12811.
[10.1039/c6nr03869g] [Scopus]

Luo X., Smith P., Raston C. L., Zhang W., Vortex Fluidic Device-Intensified Aqueous Two Phase Extraction of 2 C?Phycocyanin from Spirulina maxima, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 4, 3905-3911.
[10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b00756] [Scopus]

Macdonald T. J., Tune D. D., Dewi M. R., Bear J. C., McNaughter P. D., Mayes A. G., Skinner W. M., Parkin I. P., Shapter J. G., Nann T., SWCNT Photocathodes Sensitised with InP/ZnS Core-shell Nanocrystals, Journal of Materials Chemistry C,4, 3379 - 3384.
[10.1039/c5tc03833b] [Scopus]

Mo J., Eggers Pa. K., Yuan Z., Raston C. L., Lim L. Y., Paclitaxel-loaded phosphonated calixarene nanovesicles as a modular drug delivery platform, Scientific Reports, 6:23489
[10.1038/srep23489] [Scopus]

Moore K. E., Mangos D. N., Slattery A. D., Raston C. L., Boulos R. A., Wool deconstruction using a benign eutectic melt, RSC Advances, 6 20095–20101.
[10.1039/c5ra26516a] [Scopus]

Munshi A., Agarwal V., Ho D., Raston C. L., Saunders M., Smith N. R., Iyer K. S., Magnetically Directed Assembly of Nanocrystals for Catalytic Control of a Three-Component Coupling Reaction, Crystal Growth & Design,
[10.1021/acs.cgd.6b00582] [Scopus]

Munshi A. M.?, Ho D.?, Saunders M.?, Agarwal V., Raston C., Iyer K. S., Influence of aspect ratio of magnetite coated gold nanorods in hydrogen peroxide sensing, Sensors & Actuators: B., B 235, 492-497.
[10.1016/j.snb.2016.05.090] [Scopus]

Murphy R. B., Norman R. E., White J. M., Perkins M. V., Johnston M. R., Tetra-Porphyrin Molecular Tweezers: Two Binding Sites Linked via a Polycyclic Scaffold and Rotating Phenyl Diimide Core, Org. Biomol. Chem., 14, 8707-8720.[10.1039/c6ob01588c] [Scopus]

Paterson JS, Ogden S, Smith RJ, Delpin MW, Mitchell JG, Quinton JS, Surface modification of an organic hessian substrate leads to shifts in bacterial biofilm community composition and abundance, Journal of Biotechnology 219:90-97.
[10.1016/j.jbiotec.2015.12.033] [Scopus]

Pfohl, M., Glaser, K., Graf, A., Mertens, A., Tune, D.D., Puerckhauer, T., et al., Probing the Diameter Limit of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes in SWCNT: Fullerene Solar Cells, Advanced Energy Materials, 6, 21.
[10.1002/aenm.201600890] [Scopus]

Plummer A., Kuznetsov V. A., Gascooke J., Shapter J., Voelcker N.H., Sensitiveness of Porous Silicon Based Nano-energetic Films, Propellants, Explosives, Pyrotechnics, 41, 1029 – 1035.
[10.1002/prep.201600027] [Scopus]

Rahman M., Ran J., Tang Y., Jaroniec M., Qiao S. Z., Surface activated carbon nitride nanosheets with optimized electro-optical properties for highly efficient photocatalytic hydrogen production. J. Mater. Chem. A; 4: 2445-2452.
[10.1039/c5ta10194h] [Scopus]

Ruan S., Chen Y., Zhang P., Pan X., Fang C., Qin A., Ebendorif-Heidepriem H., Tang B.Z., Tang Y., Ruan Y., Online remote monitoring of explosives by optical fibres., RSC Adv., 6 (105): 103324-103327.
[10.1039/c6ra24080a] [Scopus]

Sader, J.E., Borgani, R., Gibson, C.T., Haviland, D.B., Higgins, M.J., Kilpatrick, J.I., et al., A virtual instrument to standardise the calibration of atomic force microscope cantilevers,?Review of Scientific Instruments,?87(9) pp. 093711.
[10.1063/1.4962866] [Scopus]

Schmerl N., Gentle A. R., Quinton J. S., Smith G. B., Andersson G., Surface and Near Surface Area Density of States for Magnetron Sputtered ZnO and Al-ZnO: A MIES, UPS and VBXPS Study Investigating UHV Sputter Cleaning and UV Oxygen Plasma, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120, 15772. 

Sharma A., George Z., Bennett T., Lewis D. A., Metha G. F., Andersson G., Andersson M. R., Stability of Polymer Interlayer Modified ITO Electrodes for Organic Solar Cells, Australian Journal of Chemistry 69, 735.
[10.1071/CH15806] [Scopus]

Sharma A., Untch M., Berger R., Andersson G., Lewis D. A., Nanoscale Heterogeniety and Workfunction Variations in ZnO Thin films, accepted by Appl. Surf. Sci., 363 (2016) 516 – 521.
[10.1016/j.apsusc.2015.11.190] [Scopus]

Shearer C. J., Slattery A. D., Stapleton A. J., Shapter J. G., Gibson C. T., Accurate Thickness Measurement of Graphene, Nanotechnology, 27, 125704.
[10.1088/0957-4484/27/12/125704] [Scopus]

Shrestha A., Batmunkh M., Shearer C. J., Yu Y., Andersson G., Shapter J. G., Qiao S., Dai S., Nitrogen-doped CNx/CNTs hetero-electrocatalysts for highly efficient dye-sensitized solar cells, Adv. Ener. Mat., 1602276.

Slattery A., Shearer C., Gibson C. T., Shapter J.G., Lewis D. A., Stapleton A.J., Carbon nanotube modified probes for stable and high sensitivityconductive atomic force microscopy, Nanotechnology 27 475708.

Smith RJ, Paterson JS, Launer E, Tobe SS, Morello E, Leijs R, Marri S, Mitchell JG, Stygofauna enhance prokaryotic transport in groundwater ecosystems, Scientific Reports 6: 32738

Smriga S, Fernandez V, Mitchell JG, Stocker R, Chemotaxis toward phytoplankton drives organic matter partitioning among marine bacteria. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 113(6):1576-1581.

Sudchanham J., Batmunkh M., Reutrakul V., Shapter J. G., Raston C. L., Pakawatpanurut P. Vortex Fluidics Improved Morphology of CH3NH3PbI3-xClx Films for Perovskite Solar Cells, Chemistry Select 2 369 –374 .

Sun R., Yin T., Huang P., Gao G., Shapter J. G., Shen Y., Zhang J., Cui D., Hydrothermal Synthesis of Monodispersed BaGdF5:Yb/Er Nanoparticles for CT and MR Imaging, Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society, 63, 977–984.

Tang Y., Zhang H. Theoretical understanding of bio-interfaces/bio-surfaces by simulation: A mini review. Biosurf. Biotribol. (Accepted on 22 November 2016)

Thompson V.C., Adamson P.J., Dilag J., Uswatte D.B.U., Srikantharajah K., Blok A., Ellis A.V., Gordon D.L., Koper I., Biocompatible anti-microbial coatings for urinary catheters. RSC Advances, 6: 53303-53309

Vimalanathan K., Gascooke J. R., Suarez-Martinez I., Marks N., Kumari H., Garvey C. J., Atwood J. L., Lawrance W. D., Raston C. L., Fluid dynamic lateral slicing of high tensile strength carbon nanotubes, Scientific Reports, 6:22865 [10.1038/srep22865]

Wang C, Wang Y, Paterson JS, Mitchell JG, Hu X, Zhang H, Sheng Y, Macroscale distribution of virioplankton and heterotrophic bacteria in the Bohai Sea, FEMS Microbiology Ecology 92(3):1-10.

West N., Sammut K., Tang Y., Material selection and manufacturing of riblets for drag reduction: An updated review, Proc. IMechE. Part L: J. Mater.: Des. Appl. (Accepted on 7 March 2016).

White R., Bennett T., Golovko V., Andersson G., Metha G. F., A Systematic Density Functional Theory Study of the Complete De-ligation of Ru3(CO)12, ChemistrySelect, 1, 1163.

Wright, T. H.; Bower, B. J.; Chalker, J. M.; Bernardes, G. J. L.; Wiewiora, R.; Ng, W.-L.; Raj, R.; Faulkner, S.; Vallée M. R. J.; Phanumartwiwath, A.; Coleman, O. D.; Thézénas, M.-L.; Khan, M.; Galan, S. R. G.; Lercher, L.; Schombs, M. W.; Gerstberger, S.; Palm-Espling, M. E.; Baldwin, A. J.; Kessler, B. M.; Claridge, T. D. W.; Mohammed, S.; Davis B. G. Post-translational mutagenesis: a chemical strategy for exploration of protein side- chain diversity, Science, 354, aag1465.

Wu H., Yang C., Zhang Z., Tang Y.,Photoluminescence and thermoluminescence of Ce3+ incorporated Y3Al5O12 synthesized by rapid combustion, Optik - Int. J. Light. Electr. Optic., 127 (3): 1368-1371.

Xie C., Lu X., Han L., Xu J., Wang Z., Jiang L., Wang K., Zhang H., Ren F., Tang Y. Biomimetic mineralized hierarchical graphene oxide/chitosan scaffolds with adsorbability for immobilization of nanoparticles for biomedical applications, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 8: 1707-1717.

Xiong L., Bi J., Tang Y., Qiao SZ. Magnetic core-shell silica nanoparticles with large radial mesopores for siRNA delivery. Small, 12: 4735–4742.

Yu H., Stapleton A., Lewis D.A., Wang L., High Performance Flexible metal oxide / silver nanowire based transparent Conductive Films by a Scalable Lamination-assisted Solution Method, Journal of Materiomics

Yu L., Shearer C., Shapter J, Recent Development of Carbon Nanotube Transparent Conductive Films, Chemical Reviews, 116, 13413−13453.

Yu L., Tune D., Shearer C., Grace T., Shapter J., Heterojunction Solar Cells Based on Silicon and Composite Films of Polyaniline and Carbon Nanotubes, IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 6, 688 - 695.

Zhang H., Luo X., Lin X., Lu X., Zhou Y., Tang Y., Polycaprolactone/chitosan blends: Simulation and experimental design, Mater. Des.; 90: 396-402.

Zhang H., Luo X., Lin X., Lu X., Tang Y., The molecular understanding of interfacial interactions of functionlized graphene and chitosan, Appl. Surf. Sci.; 360, 715-721.

Zhang H., Luo X., Lin X., Tang P., Lu X., Yang M., Tang Y., Biodegradable carboxymethylinulin as a scale inhibitor for calcite crystal growth: Molecular level understanding, Desalination, 381: 1-7.

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