Publications

Publications in soft matter

High Aspect Ratio Nanostructures Kill Bacteria via Storage and Release of Mechanical Energy

ACS Nano, 114(9), 2165–2173 (2018) Denver P. Linklater, Michael De Volder, Vladimir A Baulin, Marco Werner, Sarah Jessl, Mehdi Golozar, Laura Maggini, Sergey Rubanov, Eric Hanssen, Saulius Juodkazis, ...

Structure and Chemical Organization in Damselfly Calopteryx haemorrhoidalis Wings: A Spatially Resolved FTIR and XRF Analysis with Synchrotron Radiation

Scientific Reports, 8, 8413 (2018) Susan Stuhr, Vi Khanh Truong, Jitraporn Vongsvivut, Tobias Senkbeil, Yang Yang, Mohammad Al Kobaisi, Vladimir A. Baulin, Marco Werner, Sergey Rubanov, Mark J. Tobin,...

Antioxidant modified amphiphilic polymer improves intracellular cryoprotectant delivery and alleviates oxidative stress in HeLa cells

Adv Mater Sci, DOI: 10.15761/AMS.1000131 (2017) Alexander Chen, Sergio A Mercado, Nigel KH Slater The design and synthesis of a dual-function, cell permeating polymer with an antioxidative property is...

DPPC Bilayers in Solutions of High Sucrose Content

Biophysical J, 114(9), 2165–2173 (2018) Mattia I. Morandi, Mathieu Sommer, Monika Kluzek, Fabrice Thalmann, André P. Schroder, Carlos M. Marques The properties of lipid bilayers in sucrose solutions h...

Mechano-bactericidal mechanism of graphene nanomaterials

Interface Focus, 8, 20170060, (2018) Denver P. Linklater, Vladimir A. Baulin, Saulius Juodkazis and Elena P. Ivanova Growing interest in the bactericidal effect of graphene and graphene-derived nanoma...

Study of melanin localization in the mature male Calopteryx haemorrhoidalis damselfly wings

J. Synchrotron Rad. 25, 874-877 (2018) Vi Khanh Truong, Jitraporn Vongsvivut, Nipuni Mahanamanam Geeganagamage, Mark J. Tobin, Pere Luque, Vladimir A. Baulin, Marco Werner, Shane Maclaughlin, Russell ...

Pheochromocytoma (PC12) Cell Response on Mechanobactericidal Titanium Surfaces

Materials 2018, 11(4), 605 (2018); https://doi.org/10.3390/ma11040605 Jason V. Wandiyanto, Denver Linklater, Pallale G. Tharushi Perera, Anna Orlowska, Vi Khanh Truong, Helmut Thissen, Shahram Ghanaat...

Nanomaterial interactions with biomembranes: Bridging the gap between soft matter models and biological context

Biointerphases 13, 028501 (2018); https://doi.org/10.1116/1.5022145 M. Werner, T. Auth, P. A. Beales, J. B. Fleury, F. Höök, H. Kress, R. C. Van Lehn, M. Müller, E. P. Petrov, L. Sarkisov, J.-U. Somme...

Formation and Stabilization of Pores in Bilayer Membranes by Peptide-like Amphiphilic Polymers

Soft matter, 2018, DOI: 10.1039/C7SM02404E, Ankush Checkervarty, Marco Werner, and Jens Uwe Sommer We study pore formation in models of lipid-bilayer membranes interacting with amphiphilic copolymers ...