Template-assisted synthesis of luminescent carbon nanofibers from beverage related precursors by microwave heating Clara Deeney, Eoin McKiernan, Samir A. Belhout, Brian J. Rodriguez, Gareth Redmond, and Susan J. Quinn, Molecules, just accepted, 2019.

Electric Field-Induced Chemical Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Enhancement from Aligned Peptide Nanotube–Graphene Oxide Templates for Universal Trace Detection of Biomolecules Sawsan Almohammed, Fengyuan Zhang, Brian J. Rodriguez, and James H. Rice, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 10, 1878–1887, 2019.

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, John A Brehm, Sokrates T Pantelides, Ganesh Panchapakesan, Stephen Jesse, Sergei V Kalinin, Michael A McGuire, Anna N Morozovska, Petro Maksymovych, Nina Balke, Physical Review Materials 3, 024401, 2019

Eco-friendly preparation of electrically conductive chitosan-reduced graphene oxide flexible bionanocomposites for food packaging and biological applications Ana Barra, Nuno M Ferreira, Manuel A Martins, Oana Lazar, Aida Pantazi, Alin Alexandru Jderu, Sabine M Neumayer, Brian J Rodriguez, Marius Enăchescu, Paula Ferreira, Cláudia Nunes, Composites Science and Technology 173, 53-60, 2019.


Quantitative comparison of closed-loop and dual harmonic Kelvin probe force microscopy techniques Jason I. Kilpatrick, Liam Collins, Stefan A. L. Weber, and Brian J. Rodriguez, Review of Scientific Instruments 89, 123708, 2018.

Decoupling mesoscale functional response in PLZT across the ferroelectric–relaxor phase transition with contact Kelvin probe force microscopy and machine learning Sabine Neumayer, Liam Collins, Rama Vasudevan, Christopher Smith, Suhas Somnath, Vladimir Ya Shur, Stephen Jesse, Andrei Leonidovitch Kholkin, Sergei V Kalinin, Brian J Rodriguez, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 10, 42674-42680, 2018.

Revealing the Interplay of Structural Phase Transitions and Ferroelectric Switching in Mixed Phase BiFeO3 Aaron B Naden, David Edwards, Sabine M Neumayer, Joseph GM Guy, Brian J Rodriguez, Nazanin Bassiri‐Gharb, Amit Kumar, Advanced Materials Interfaces 5, 1801019, 2018.

Conformational analysis of replica exchange MD: Temperature-dependent Markov networks for FF amyloid peptides B Narayan, C Herbert, Y Yuan, BJ Rodriguez, BR Brooks, NV Buchete, The Journal of Chemical Physics 149, 072323, 2018.

Photoinduced Enhanced Raman from Lithium Niobate on Insulator Template Rusul M Al-Shammari, Mohammad Amin Baghban, Nebras Al-attar, Aoife Gowen, Katia Gallo, James H Rice, Brian J Rodriguez, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 10, 30871-30878, 2018.

Surface chemistry controls anomalous ferroelectric behavior in lithium niobate Sabine M Neumayer, Anton V Ievlev, Liam Collins, Rama Vasudevan, Mohammad A Baghban, Olga Ovchinnikova, Stephen Jesse, Katia Gallo, Brian J Rodriguez, Sergei V Kalinin, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 10, 29153-29160, 2018.

Locally Controlled Cu-Ion Transport in Layered Ferroelectric CuInP2S6 Nina Balke, Sabine M Neumayer, John A Brehm, Michael A Susner, Brian J Rodriguez, Stephen Jesse, Sergei V Kalinin, Sokrates T Pantelides, Michael A McGuire, Petro Maksymovych, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 10, 27188-27194, 2018.

Towards nanoscale electrical measurements in liquid by advanced KPFM techniques: a review L Collins, JI Kilpatrick, SV Kalinin, BJ Rodriguez, Reports on Progress in Physics 81, 086101, 2018.

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 Movia, Tissue 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'Brien, Investigative 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'Brien, Survey 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 Rodriguez, Journal 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 Kelleher, Nanotechnology, 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 Balke, arXiv 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 Rice, ACS 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 Quinn, RSC 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 Rodriguez, Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy, Springer, 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 Rodriguez, ACS 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 Rodriguez, arXiv 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 Rice, Journal 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 Optics, JTu2A. 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 Rodriguez, Biomedical 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‐Gharb, Journal 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.