# Professor Michael Cortie

### Biography

Mike Cortie is the Director of the Institute for Nanoscale Technology at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), in Australia. He was born and educated in South Africa and has a BSc(Eng) degree in Physical Metallurgy, a Masters degree on the corrosion of zirconium and a PhD degree, on metal fatigue and fracture mechanics. After a stint at South Africa's Atomic Energy Corporation and at Pylon Engineering, a gear-cutting and general works, Mike joined Mintek, a minerals and metals research organisation. Mike headed the Physical Metallurgy Division of Mintek between 1997 and 2002. The Division consulted widely to South African and international industry and generated the major portion of its funds from foreign contract research. He relocated to Australia and joined UTS in July 2002.

Mike's current research interest is nanotechnology, and in particular the applications of precious metals in nanotechnology. The synthesis or fabrication of precious metal nanostructures of various shapes and compositions, and their optical properties is a strong theme. Many of these activities fall into the field of ‘plasmonics’ and the study of the electric field distributions around these structures is an important dimension to the research at UTS.

Mike also does applied research for industrial clients. For example projects on the synthesis of zinc oxide, an important industrial chemical, and on sensors for measuring the concentration of hydrogen peroxide were completed in 2012.

Published work spans ferritic and nickel-substituted stainless steels, intermetallic compounds with the C1 (CF12) and B2/L21 crystal structures, X-ray diffraction and crystallographic texture of bcc and fcc alloys, cellular automata and the simulation of metal solidification, cracking and solid state transformations, explosive interactions between molten metal and water, phase transformations in and Au- and Pt-containing alloys and compounds, mathematical modelling, solid state chemistry of zinc hydroxide double salts, plasmonics and electromagnetic phenomena around nanoscale antennas, growth of gold nanorods, and targeting of gold nanoparticles to macrophage cells and protozoan parasites.

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Engineers Australia

Materials Australia

Australian Institute of Physics

**Professor, School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences,**School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences

**Member,**Research Centre for Clean Energy Technology

**Director,**Institute for Nanoscale Technology

**Associate Member,**GEVI Research Strength

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### Research Interests

Michael Cortie’s research is directed at the use of metals in nanoscale technology and in nanomaterials in general. Oxidation and other surface phenomena become an important issue at the nanoscale. One solution to these problems is to use noble elements such as gold or silver for nanodevices that need to be metallic, and in this way control the surface properties. In addition, the use of these elements opens up the possibility of exploiting novel optical functionalities, in particular plasmon resonances, and the study of these resonances is a second important theme in Mike’s research. A recent paper, for example, shows how 'dark mode' plasmon resonances can be excited using a specially tuned nano-antenna. Overall, the work is aimed at the synthesis and/or fabrication of various nanoscale devices, and their eventual exploitation for various technological purposes. One use might be in spectrally selective coatings for energy efficiency, another is in the design of nanoporous sponges for sensor applications.

See some of Cortie's YouTube videos for animations of the nanoscale electric field of of localized surface plasmon resonances:

Interesting multimodal plasmon resonance

Longitudinal plasmon resonance

Another theme of Cortie's research is the application of nanotechnology in medicine. In work with colleagues he has shown how gold nanoparticles can be selectively targeted to macrophage cells, for example. Other work has shown up the intriguing possibility that gold nanoparticles can be used to down-regulate (suppress) and inflammatory response in a obese mice (and by implication humans).

Mike also has an interest in intermetallic compounds, shape memory alloys, precious metal alloys, especially of gold and platinum, the stainless steels and the semi-conducting metal oxides. Many of the properties of these substances are controlled by phenomena that occur at the nanoscale. For example, while pure gold is relatively soft, its hardness can be greatly increased by reducing its grain size to several tens of nanometers.

An up to date list of Mike's scientific publications may be found on his Google Scholar profile.

Mike's sixteen most recent scientific publications (as of July 2015) are (* indicates MBC was the 'corresponding author')

6. D.J.M. King, S.C. Middleburgh, A.C.Y. Liu, H.A. Tahini, G.R. Lumpkin, M.B. Cortie, Formation and structure of V–Zr amorphous alloy thin films, Acta Mater., vol. 83, 2015, pp.269-275.

**Can supervise:**Yes

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925838814001819Chemistry for Engineering students

Materials Engineering

Nanomaterials

Advanced Nanomaterials

## Chapters

*Frontiers in Nanomedicine*, Bentham Science, UAE, pp. 222-255.

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*Nanotechnology for Sustainable Manufacturing*, CRC Press, USA.

*Gold Science and Applications*, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, pp. 13-30.

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*Gold Science and Applications*, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, pp. 369-397.

*Gold Chemistry: Applications and Future Directions in the Life Sciences*, pp. 321-356.

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*Nanotechnology in Construction*, Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, UK, pp. 291-304.

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*Encyclopaedia of Materials: Science and Technology*, Pergamon, UK, pp. 3037-3039.

## Conferences

*Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN 2014*, pp. 57-60.

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*TMS 2012 141ST ANNUAL MEETING & EXHIBITION - SUPPLEMENTAL PROCEEDINGS, VOL 2: MATERIALS PROPERTIES, CHARACTERIZATION, AND MODELING*, pp. 267-274.

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*Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices, Proceedings, COMMAD*, pp. 228-231.

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*Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN 2008*, pp. 36-39.

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*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*.

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*Proceedings of the 31st Annual Condensed Matter and Materials Meeting*, Annual Condensed Matter and Materials Meeting, Australian Institute of Physics, Wagga Wagga, Australia, pp. 1-3.

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*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*.

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*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*.

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*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*, p. vii.

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*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*.

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*Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN*, pp. 478-481.

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*Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN*, pp. 524-527.

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*Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN*, pp. 556-559.

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*Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN*, pp. 395-398.

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*Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN*, pp. 470-473.

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*Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICONN*, pp. 517-519.

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*Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE*.

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*Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE*.

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*2006 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, VOLS 1 AND 2*, pp. 77-80.

*2006 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, VOLS 1 AND 2*, pp. 61-64.

*2006 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, VOLS 1 AND 2*, pp. 15-18.

*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*.

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*Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings*, pp. 25-30.

*2006 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, VOLS 1 AND 2*, pp. 95-98.

*2006 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, VOLS 1 AND 2*, pp. 81-84.

*2006 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, VOLS 1 AND 2*, pp. 530-532.

*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*, pp. 316-322.

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*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*, pp. 565-573.

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*Proceedings of the 16th National Congress of the Australian Institute of Physics*, National Congress of the AIP, Australian Institute of Physics, Canberra, pp. 177-180.

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*Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Nanotechnology Forum 2003*, Oz Nano, World Scientific Publishing Co, Cairns, Australia, pp. 165-172.

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*Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Nanotechnology Forum 2003*, Asia Pacific Nanotechnology Forum, World Scientific, Cairns, Australia, pp. 79-82.

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*Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering*, pp. 192-205.

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*Sustainable Innovation 03*, Sustainable Innovation 03, Stockholm, Sweden.

*Nanotechnology*, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology, Scotland.

*Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology*, pp. 756-759.

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*Gold Bulletin*, pp. 59-62.

*JAPAN INSTITUTE OF METALS, PROCEEDINGS, VOL 12, (JIMIC-3), PTS 1 AND 2*, pp. 1116-1119.

*54TH ELECTRIC FURNACE CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS*, pp. 243-248.

*INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE APPLICATIONS OF THE MOSSBAUER EFFECT - ICAME-95*, pp. 173-176.

*PROCEEDINGS OF THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONCHOLOGY CONFERENCE*, pp. 46-65.

*PROCEEDINGS XVTH CMMI CONGRESS, VOL 2*, pp. 165-172.

## Journal articles

*Acta Materialia*, vol. 104, pp. 172-179.

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*Small*, vol. 11, no. 12, pp. 1460-1469.

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*Acta Materialia*, vol. 83, pp. 269-275.

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*Microelectronic Engineering*, vol. 139, pp. 13-18.

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*Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics*, vol. 48, no. 21.

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*JOM*, vol. 67, no. 10, pp. 2375-2380.

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*Journal of Alloys and Compounds*, vol. 647, pp. 129-135.

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*Opt. Express*, vol. 23, pp. 18002-18013.

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*Metals*, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 1197-1211.

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*Thin Solid Films*, vol. 589, pp. 805-812.

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*Plasmonics*, pp. 1-6.

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*Journal of Physics Condensed Matter*, vol. 27, no. 50.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 25, no. 15.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry C*, vol. 118, no. 18, pp. 9801-9808.

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*Trends in Biotechnology*, vol. 32, no. 11, pp. 571-577.

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*ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces*, vol. 6, no. 12, pp. 9411-9417.

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*Acta Materialia*, vol. 79, pp. 234-240.

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*International Journal of Hydrogen Energy*, vol. 39, no. 33, pp. 18919-18928.

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*Journal of Nanoparticle Research*, vol. 16, no. 4.

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*Thin Solid Films*, vol. 551, pp. 200-204.

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*Journal of Physics Condensed Matter*, vol. 26, no. 30.

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*JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS*, vol. 599, pp. 179-182.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry C*, vol. 117, no. 21, pp. 11377-11384.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry C*, vol. 117, no. 30, pp. 15782-15789.

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*PLoS ONE*, vol. 8, no. 2.

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*European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry*, no. 8, pp. 1326-1335.

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*Inorganic Chemistry*, vol. 52, no. 1, pp. 95-102.

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*Nanomedicine*, vol. 8, no. 12, pp. 1999-2006.

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*Journal of Alloys and Compounds*, vol. 577, pp. 581-586.

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*European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry*, no. 29, pp. 5133-5137.

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*Dalton Transactions*, vol. 42, no. 40, pp. 14432-14437.

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*ACS Nano*, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 319-326.

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*IEEE Sensors Journal*, vol. 12, no. 7, pp. 2392-2398.

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*Plasmonics*, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 235-243.

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*Langmuir*, vol. 28, no. 24, pp. 9103-9112.

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*ACS Nano*, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 1116-1125.

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*Chemical Engineering Journal*, vol. 185-186, pp. 1-22.

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*Journal of Materials Processing Technology*, vol. 212, no. 11, pp. 2349-2357.

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*Journal of Applied Physics*, vol. 109, no. 7.

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*Acta Materialia*, vol. 59, no. 5, pp. 2193-2200.

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*Journal of Alloys and Compounds*, vol. 509, no. 8, pp. 3502-3508.

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*Sensor Letters*, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 695-697.

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*Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings*, vol. 1295, pp. 33-38.

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*Chemical Reviews*, vol. 111, no. 6, pp. 3713-3735.

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*European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry*, no. 33, pp. 5087-5095.

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*Journal of Controlled Release*, vol. 149, no. 1, pp. 65-71.

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*Dalton Transactions*, vol. 40, no. 18, pp. 4871-4878.

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*Journal of Applied Physics*, vol. 109, no. 10.

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*Applied Physics Letters*, vol. 99, no. 11.

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*Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical*, vol. 148, no. 1, pp. 34-40.

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*ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces*, vol. 2, no. 6, pp. 1774-1779.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 21, no. 11, pp. 1-8.

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*Plasmonics*, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 37-43.

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*Journal of Nanoparticle Research*, vol. 12, no. 8, pp. 2821-2830.

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*Trends in Biotechnology*, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 207-213.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 21, no. 11.

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*Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics*, vol. 12, no. 45, pp. 15141-15143.

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*PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS*, vol. 12, no. 45, pp. 15141-15143.

*Photonics and Nanostructures - Fundamentals and Applications*, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 143-152.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 42, no. 3, pp. 201-208.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry C*, vol. 113, no. 4, pp. 1325-1328.

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*Journal of Alloys and Compounds*, vol. 488, no. 1, pp. 100-107.

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*Small*, vol. 5, no. 9, pp. 1030-1034.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 20, no. 8.

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*Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics*, vol. 11, no. 28, pp. 5897-5902.

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*Australian Physics*, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 42-45.

*Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Reviews*, vol. 25, pp. 93-112.

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*Journal of Physics Condensed Matter*, vol. 20, no. 2.

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*Journal Of Physics: Condensed Matter*, vol. 20, no. 37, pp. 1-8.

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*ACS Nano*, vol. 2, no. 8, pp. 1615-1619.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 41, no. 1, pp. 5-14.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 41, no. 4, pp. 296-304.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 40, no. 4, pp. 310-320.

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*Small*, vol. 4, no. 12, pp. 2292-2299.

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*Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics*, vol. 78, no. 16.

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*Journal of Physics Condensed Matter*, vol. 20, no. 37.

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*Journal of Nanoparticle Research*, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 1109-1124.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 121-129.

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*Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems*, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 95-99.

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*Physica B: Condensed Matter*, vol. 394, no. 2, pp. 188-192.

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*Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics*, vol. 40, no. 18, pp. 5675-5682.

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*Australian Journal of Chemistry*, vol. 60, no. 7, pp. 524-527.

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*Physica B: Condensed Matter*, vol. 394, no. 2, pp. 167-170.

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*Nano Letters*, vol. 7, no. 10, pp. 3018-3022.

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*MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING B-SOLID STATE MATERIALS FOR ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY*, vol. 140, no. 3, pp. 137-137.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 18, no. 23.

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*Construction and Building Materials*, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 464-468.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry C*, vol. 111, no. 49, pp. 18135-18142.

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*Surface Science*, vol. 601, no. 24, pp. 5715-5720.

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*Molecular Simulation*, vol. 33, no. 11, pp. 897-904.

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*NANO LETTERS*, vol. 7, no. 12, pp. 3808-3812.

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*Materials Science and Engineering B: Solid-State Materials for Advanced Technology*, vol. 140, no. 3, pp. 177-181.

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*Journal of Nanophotonics*, vol. 1, no. 1.

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*Materials Forum*, vol. 31, pp. 31-35.

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*Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical*, vol. 123, no. 1, pp. 262-268.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 18, no. 16.

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*Small*, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 139-145.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 18, no. 36.

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*Journal of Physics Condensed Matter*, vol. 19, no. 21.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry C*, vol. 111, no. 37, pp. 13886-13891.

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*Physica B: Condensed Matter*, vol. 394, no. 2, pp. 184-187.

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*Materials Science and Engineering B: Solid-State Materials for Advanced Technology*, vol. 140, no. 3, pp. 195-198.

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*Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics*, vol. 75, no. 11.

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*Nano Letters*, vol. 7, no. 12, pp. 3808-3812.

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*Chemistry of Materials*, vol. 18, no. 9, pp. 2376-2380.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry B*, vol. 110, no. 22, pp. 10701-10707.

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*Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics*, vol. 8, no. 30, pp. 3520-3527.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 39, no. 4, pp. 156-165.

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*Surface Review Letters*, vol. 12, no. 2-3, pp. 297-307.

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*Journal of Physics Condensed Matter*, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 55-74.

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*Trends in Biotechnology*, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 62-67.

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*Current Applied Physics*, vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 440-443.

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*Advanced Functional Materials*, vol. 16, no. 11, pp. 1457-1461.

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*Chemical Physics Letters*, vol. 429, no. 4-6, pp. 503-506.

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*Physica B: Condensed Matter*, vol. 385-386 I, pp. 545-547.

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*GOLD BULLETIN*, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 92-92.

*Materials Australia*, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 10-12.

*Advanced Functional Materials*, vol. 16, no. 16, pp. 2170-2176.

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*Surface Review and Letters*, vol. 13, no. 2-3, pp. 297-307.

*IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology*, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 406-413.

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*Journal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics*, vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 303-309.

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*Journal of Physical Chemistry B*, vol. 109, no. 46, pp. 21516-21520.

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*Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Transactions of the ASME*, vol. 127, no. 1, pp. 70-75.

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*Nanotechnology*, vol. 16, no. 12, pp. 3023-3028.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 14-22.

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*Materials Chemistry and Physics*, vol. 94, no. 2-3, pp. 266-274.

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*Surface Science*, vol. 580, no. 1-3, pp. 19-29.

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*Advanced Materials*, vol. 17, no. 10, pp. 1276-1281.

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*Materials Forum*, vol. 29, pp. 262-267.

*Materials Chemistry and Physics*, vol. 94, no. 2-3, pp. 266-274.

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*ADVANCED MATERIALS*, vol. 17, no. 10, pp. 1276-+.

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*Materials Australia*, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 24-25.

*Physicist*, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 84-85.

*Materials Forum*, vol. 27, pp. 15-20.

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*Journal of Alloys and Compounds*, vol. 375, no. 1-2, pp. 120-127.

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*Chemistry of Materials*, vol. 16, no. 11, pp. 2259-2266.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 37, no. 1-2, pp. 12-19.

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*Chemistry in Australia*, vol. 73, no. 3, p. 2.

*Current Applied Physics*, vol. 4, no. 2-4, pp. 250-254.

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*Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM*, vol. 686, no. 1-3, pp. 193-205.

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*Gold Bulletin*, vol. 37, no. 1-2, pp. 12-19.

*Journal of Alloys and Compounds*, vol. 354, no. 1-2, pp. 171-180.

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*Platinum Metals Review*, vol. 47, no. 4, pp. 142-156.

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*GOLD BULLETIN*, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 74-74.

*Materials Forum*, vol. 26, pp. 1-14.

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*Intermetallics*, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 23-31.

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*Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A: Physical Metallurgy and Materials Science*, vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 987-993.

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*Scripta Materialia*, vol. 47, no. 2, pp. 95-100.

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