Controlling the mechanoelasticity of model biomembranes with room-temperature ionic liquids  Chiara Rotella, Pallavi Kumari, Brian J Rodriguez, Suzanne P Jarvis, Antonio Benedetto,  Biophysical reviews, 10, 3, 751-756, 2018.

Culturing substrates influence the morphological, mechanical and biochemical features of lung adenocarcinoma cells cultured in 2D or 3D  Adriele Prina-Mello, Namrata Jain, Baiyun Liu, Jason I Kilpatrick, Melissa A Tutty, Alan P Bell, Suzanne P Jarvis, Yuri Volkov, Dania MoviaTissue and Cell, 50, 15-30, 2018.

Increased Substrate Stiffness Elicits a Myofibroblastic Phenotype in Human Lamina Cribrosa Cells  Baiyun Liu, Jason I Kilpatrick, Bartlomiej Lukasz, Suzanne P Jarvis, Fiona McDonnell, Deborah M Wallace, Abbot F Clark, Colm J O'BrienInvestigative ophthalmology & visual science, 59, 2, 803-814, 2018.

Aging and ocular tissue stiffness in glaucoma  Baiyun Liu, Sara McNally, Jason I Kilpatrick, Suzanne P Jarvis, Colm J O'BrienSurvey of ophthalmology, 63, 1 56-74, 2018.

Electromechanical-mnemonic effects in BiFeO 3 for electric field history-dependent crystallographic phase patterning SM Neumayer, N Browne, AB Naden, D Edwards, D Mazumdar, N Bassiri-Gharb, A Kumar, BJ RodriguezJournal of Materials Science, 53, 14, 10231-10239, 2018.

Nitrogen reactive ion etch processes for the selective removal of poly-(4-vinylpyridine) in block copolymer films  Shauna P Flynn, Justin Bogan, Ross Lundy, Khalafalla Khalafalla, Matthew Shaw, Brian J Rodriguez, Paul Swift, Stephen Daniels, Robert Oconnor, Greg Hughes, Susan M KelleherNanotechnology, 2018.

Wide-Field Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering from Ferroelectrically Defined Au Nanoparticle Microarrays for Optical Sensing  Nebras Al-attar, Rusul M Al-Shammari, Michele Manzo, Katia Gallo, Brian J Rodriguez, James H Rice, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, OSA Technical Digest, paper AF2M.5, 2018.

Giant negative electrostriction and dielectric tunability in a van der Waals layered ferroelectric  Sabine M Neumayer, Eugene A Eliseev, Michael A Susner, Alexander Tselev, Brian J Rodriguez, Stephen Jesse, Sergei V Kalinin, Michael A McGuire, Anna N Morozovska, Petro Maksymovych, Nina BalkearXiv preprint arXiv:1803.08142, 2018.

Single-Molecule Nonresonant Wide-Field Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering from Ferroelectrically Defined Au Nanoparticle Microarrays  Rusul M Al-Shammari, Nebras Al-attar, Michele Manzo, Katia Gallo, Brian J Rodriguez, James H RiceACS Omega, 3, 3, 3165-3172, 2018.

Photo-induced surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy from a diphenylalanine peptide nanotube-metal nanoparticle template  Sawsan Almohammed, Fengyuan Zhang, Brian J Rodriguez, James H Rice, Scientific Reports, 8, 1, 3880, 2018.

Templated microwave synthesis of luminescent carbon nanofibers  Clara Deeney, Suxiao Wang, Samir A Belhout, Aoife Gowen, Brian J Rodriguez, Gareth Redmond, Susan J QuinnRSC Advances, 8, 23, 12907-12917, 2018.

Applications of KPFM-Based Approaches for Surface Potential and Electrochemical Measurements in Liquid  Liam Collins, Stefan AL Weber, Brian J RodriguezKelvin Probe Force MicroscopySpringer, Cham, 391-433, 2018.


Piezoelectric Tensor of Collagen Fibrils Determined at the Nanoscale  Denise Denning, Jason I Kilpatrick, Eiichi Fukada, Nan Zhang, Stefan Habelitz, Andrzej Fertala, Michael D Gilchrist, Yuqi Zhang, Syed AM Tofail, Brian J RodriguezACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 6, 3,  929-935, 2017.

Nanoscale electrical measurements in liquids using AFM-progress and outlook Liam Collins, Jason Kilpatrick, Sergei V Kalinin, Brian J RodriguezarXiv preprint arXiv:1701.06633, 2017.

Aligned diphenylalanine nanotube–silver nanoparticle templates for high‐sensitivity surface‐enhanced Raman scattering  Sawsan Almohammed, Stefano Fedele, Brian J Rodriguez, James H RiceJournal of Raman Spectroscopy, 48, 12, 1799-1807, 2017.

Label-free cell membrane detection by Raman spectroscopy using biocompatible gold nanostructure microscale arrays on a ferroelectric template  Rusul M Al-Shammari, Nebras Alattar, Michele Manzo, Katia Gallo, Brian Rodriguez, James Rice, Frontiers in OpticsJTu2A. 89, 2017.

Non-destructive determination of collagen fibril width in extruded collagen fibres by piezoresponse force microscopy  Arwa Bazaid, Sabine M Neumayer, Anna Sorushanova, Jill Guyonnet, Dimitrios Zeugolis, Brian J RodriguezBiomedical Physics & Engineering Express, 3, 5,  055004, 2017.

Protein assemblies on ferroelectrically patterned microarrays of Ag nanoparticles  Signe Damm, N Craig Carville, Michele Manzo, Katia Gallo, Brian J Rodriguez, James H Rice, Ferroelectrics, 515, 1, 143-150, 2017.

Ionic liquids vs biomembranes: a neutron scattering, atomic force microscopy and computational study  P Kumari, C Rotella, B Rodriguez, A Benedetto, European Biophysics Journal With Biophysics Letters, 46, S363-S363, 2017.

Functional and Structural Effects of Layer Periodicity in Chemical Solution‐Deposited Pb (Zr, Ti) O3 Thin Films  Steven J Brewer, Samuel C Williams, Carmen Z Deng, Aaron B Naden, Sabine M Neumayer, Brian J Rodriguez, Amit Kumar, Nazanin Bassiri‐GharbJournal of the American Ceramic Society, 2017.

Tunable Wettability of Ferroelectric Lithium Niobate Surfaces: The Role of Engineered Microstructure and Tailored Metallic Nanostructures  Rusul M Al-Shammari, Michele Manzo, Katia Gallo, James H Rice, Brian J Rodriguez, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 121, 12, 6643-6649, 2017.

Charge and topography patterned lithium niobate provides physical cues to fluidically isolated cortical axons  D Kilinc, A Blasiak, MA Baghban, NC Carville, A Al-Adli, RM Al-Shammari, JH Rice, GU Lee, K Gallo, BJ Rodriguez, Applied Physics Letters, 110, 5, 053702.

Electrochemical force microscopy SV Kalinin, S Jesse, LF Collins, BJ Rodriguez - US Patent 9,541,576, 2017

Thermal and aqueous stability improvement of graphene oxide enhanced diphenylalanine nanocomposites  Kate Ryan, Sabine M Neumayer, Harsha Vardhan R Maraka, Nicolae-Viorel Buchete, Andrei L Kholkin, James H Rice, Brian J Rodriguez, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 18, 1, 172-179, 2107.


Material-and feature-dependent effects on cell adhesion to micro injection moulded medical polymers  Seong Ying Choi, Olivier Habimana, Peter Flood, Emmanuel G Reynaud, Brian J Rodriguez, Nan Zhang, Eoin Casey, Michael D Gilchrist, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 145, 46-54, 2016.