Publication Archive

Welcome to our archive of papers published by group members. Please see the links on the menu at the left.

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Links to journal articles are provided where possible. If you do not have access rights from the journal homepages, pre-publication drafts are usually available via the University of Glasgow's Enlighten database and links to MCMP Staff in the Enlighten database are here: Trevor Almeida, David BoldrinDonald MacLaren, Ian MacLaren and Stephen McVitie

There is also a list of thesis titles for PhDs arising from this group, for which most also have a thesis abstract available.

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Robinson, A. W., Moshtaghpour, A., Wells, J., Nicholls, D., Chi, M., MacLaren, I., Kirkland, A. I., Browning, N. D. (2024) High‐speed 4‐dimensional scanning transmission electron microscopy using compressive sensing techniques. Journal of Microscopy, (doi: 10.1111/jmi.13315)

Scott, J. J.R., Lu, G., Rodriguez, B. J., MacLaren, I., Salje, E. K.H., Arredondo, M. (2024) Evidence of the monopolar-dipolar crossover regime: a multiscale study of ferroelastic domains by in-situ microscopy techniques. Small, (doi: 10.1002/smll.202400646)

Johnson, F., Rendell-Bhatti, F., Esser, B. D., Hussey, A., McComb, D. W., Zemen, J., Boldrin, D., Cohen, L. F. (2024) The impact of local strain fields in noncollinear antiferromagnetic films. Advanced Materials, (doi: 10.1002/adma.202401180)

Rendell-Bhatti, F., Boldrin, D., Dilshad, M., Moya, X., MacLaren, D. A. (2024) Understanding variations of thermal hysteresis in barocaloric plastic crystal neopentyl glycol using correlative microscopy and calorimetry. Journal of Physics: Energy, 6, (doi: 10.1088/2515-7655/ad3985)

Barker, C. E. A., Fallon, K., Barton, C., Haltz, E., Almeida, T. P., Villa, S., Kirkbride, C., Maccherozzi, F., Sarpi, B., Dhesi, S. S., McGrouther, D., McVitie, S., Moore, T. A., Kazakova, O., Marrows, C. H. (2024) Phase coexistence and transitions between antiferromagnetic and ferromagnetic states in a synthetic antiferromagnet. Physical Review B,

Cascales Sandoval, M. Á., Hierro Rodriguez, A., Ruiz-Gomez, S., Skoric, L., Donnelly, C., Niño, M. A., McGrouther, D., McVitie, S., Flewett, S., Jaouen, N., Belkhou, R., Foerster, M., Fernández-Pacheco, A. (2024) Determination of optimal experimental conditions for accurate 3D reconstruction of the magnetization vector via XMCD-PEEM. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 31, (doi: 10.1107/S1600577524001073)

MacLaren, I., Frutos-Myro, E., Zeltmann, S., Ophus, C. (2024) A method for crystallographic mapping of an alpha-beta titanium alloy with nanometre resolution using scanning precession electron diffraction and open-source software libraries. Journal of Microscopy, (doi: 10.1111/jmi.13275)

Stroud, R. M. et al. (2024) Electron microscopy observations of the diversity of Ryugu organic matter and its relationship to minerals at the micro- to nano-scale. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, (doi: 10.1111/maps.14128)

Campbell, J. W., McCullagh, A. M., McGrath, L., How, C., MacLaren, D. A., Loenders, M., Meyer, N., Carr, R., Lennon, D. (2024) The application of alumina supported Pd catalysts for high selectivity aniline synthesis catalysis at elevated temperatures: site-selective chemistry. Applied Catalysis A: General, 670, (doi: 10.1016/j.apcata.2023.119541)


Robinson, A. W., Moshtaghpour, A., Wells, J., Nicholls, D., Chi, M., MacLaren, I., Kirkland, A. I., Browning, N. D. (2023) Simultaneous high-speed and low-dose 4-D STEM using compressive sensing techniques. arXiv, (doi: 10.48550/arXiv.2309.14055)

Noguchi, T. et al. (2023) Mineralogy and petrology of fine‐grained samples recovered from the asteroid (162173) Ryugu. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, (doi: 10.1111/maps.14093)

Cascales Sandoval, M. A., Hierro-Rodríguez, A., Ruiz-Gómez, S., Skoric, L., Donnelly, C., Niño, M. A., Vedmedenko, E. Y., McGrouther, D., McVitie, S., Flewett, S., Jaouen, N., Foerster, M., Fernández-Pacheco, A. (2023) Observation and formation mechanism of 360° domain wall rings in synthetic anti-ferromagnets with interlayer chiral interactions. Applied Physics Letters, 123, (doi: 10.1063/5.0158119)

Silinga, A., Allen, C. S., Barthel, J., Ophus, C., MacLaren, I. (2023) Measurement of atomic modulation direction using the azimuthal variation of first-order Laue zone electron diffraction. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 29, pp. 1682-1687. (doi: 10.1093/micmic/ozad089)

Jalil, W., Dugato, D., Almeida, T., Cooper, D., Garcia, F. (2023) Self-supported 3D vortex texture in curved magnets. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 56, (doi: 10.1088/1361-6463/acdaa8)

Niraula, G., Toneto, D., Goya, G., Zoppellaro, G., Coaquira, J., Muraca, D., Denardin, J., Almeida, T., Knobel, M., Ayesh, A., Sharma, S. (2023) Observation of magnetic vortex configuration in non-stoichiometric Fe3O4 nanospheres. Nanoscale Advances, 5, pp. 5015-5028. (doi: 10.1039/d3na00433c)

Graziosi, P., Bergenti, I., Vistoli, L., Galassi, F., Calbucci, M., Riminucci, A., Borgatti, F., MacLaren, D. A., O'Shea, K., Vinai, G., Torelli, P., Panaccione, G., Kabanov, V., Dediu, V. A. (2023) Spin injection in the doped bad metal SrTiO3. Physical Review Research, 5, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevResearch.5.033096)

Rendell-Bhatti, F., Zeng, M., Lloveras, P., Tamarit, J.-L., Barrio, M., Connolly, E. T., MacLaren, D. A., Johnson, F., Cohen, L. F., Boldrin, D. (2023) Improving barocaloric properties by tailoring transition hysteresis in Mn3Cu1−xSnxN antiperovskites. Journal of Physics: Energy, 5, (doi: 10.1088/2515-7655/acc6f0)

Fullerton, J., Hierro-Rodriguez, A., Donnelly, C., Sanz-Hernández, D., Skoric, L., MacLaren, D.A., Fernandez-Pacheco, A. (2023) Controlled evolution of three-dimensional magnetic states in strongly coupled cylindrical nanowire pairs. Nanotechnology, 34, (doi: 10.1088/1361-6528/aca9d6)

Zhao, X., McKenzie, A., Munro, C. W., Hill, K. J., Kim, D., Bayliss, S. L., Gerrard, N. D., MacLaren, D. A., Hogg, R. A. (2023) Large-area 2D selective area growth for photonic crystal surface emitting lasers. Journal of Crystal Growth, 603, (doi: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2022.127036)

McKenzie, A. F., Kyaw, A. M., Gerrard, N. D., MacLaren, D. A., Hogg, R. A. (2023) Kinetic influences on void formation in epitaxially regrown GaAs-based PCSELs. Journal of Crystal Growth, 602, (doi: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2022.126969)

Sanz-Hernández, D., Skoric, L., Cascales-Sandoval, M. Á., Fernandez-Pacheco, A. (2023) Probing 3D magnetic nanostructures by dark-field magneto-optical Kerr effect. Journal of Applied Physics, 133, (doi: 10.1063/5.0132250)


Rigby, O.M., Richards-Hlabangana, T., Ramasse, Q. M., MacLaren, I., Lomas-Zapata, R. A., Rumsey, M. S., McKenna, K. P., Mendis, B. G. (2022) Structure and electronic properties of domain walls and stacking fault defects in prospective photoferroic materials bournonite and enargite. Journal of Applied Physics, 132, (doi: 10.1063/5.0095091)

Halpin, J. E., Jenkins, B., Moody, M. P., Webster, R. W.H., Bos, J.-W. G., Bagot, P. A.J., MacLaren, D. A. (2022) A correlative study of interfacial segregation in a Cu-doped TiNiSn thermoelectric half-Heusler alloy. ACS Applied Electronic Materials, 4, pp. 4446-4454. (doi: 10.1021/acsaelm.2c00699)

Bergenti, I., Kamiya, T., Li, D., Riminucci, A., Graziosi, P., MacLaren, D. A., Rakshit, R. K., Singh, M., Benini, M., Tada, H., Smogunov, A., Dediu, V. A. (2022) Spinterface effects in hybrid La0.7Sr0.3MnO3/SrTiO3/C60/Co magnetic tunnel junctions. ACS Applied Electronic Materials, 4, pp. 4273-4279. (doi: 10.1021/acsaelm.2c00300)

Daly, L., Lee, M. R., Smith, W., McFadzean, S., Martin, P.-E., Bagot, P.A.J., Fougerouse, D., Saxey, D.W., Reddy, S., Rickard, W.D.A., Noguchi, T., Yurimoto, H., Nakamura, T., Yabuta, H., Okazaki, R., Sakamoto, K., Tachibana, S., Watanabe, S., Tsuda, Y., Min-Pet Fine Sub-team, . (2022) The Rarity of Space Weathered Grains from Ryugu: Regolith Abrasion?

He, H., Halpin, J. E., Popuri, S. R., Daly, L., Bos, J.-W. G., Moody, M. P., MacLaren, D. A., Bagot, P. A.J. (2022) Atom probe tomography of a Cu-doped TiNiSn thermoelectric material: nanoscale structure and optimization of analysis conditions. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 28, pp. 1340-1347. (doi: 10.1017/S1431927621012162)

Skoric, L., Donnelly, C., Hierro-Rodriguez, A., Cascales Sandoval, M. A., Ruiz-Gómez, S., Foerster, M., Niño, M. A., Belkhou, R., Abert, C., Suess, D., Fernández-Pacheco, A. (2022) Domain wall automotion in three-dimensional magnetic helical interconnectors. ACS Nano, 16, pp. 8860-8868. (doi: 10.1021/acsnano.1c10345)

Almeida, T., Palomino, A., Lequeux, S., Boureau, V., Fruchart, O., Prejbeanu, I. L., Dieny, B., Cooper, D. (2022) Off-axis electron holography for the direct visualization of perpendicular shape anisotropy in nanoscale 3D magnetic random-access-memory devices. APL Materials, 10, (doi: 10.1063/5.0096761)

Almeida, T. P., Lequeux, S., Palomino, A., Sousa, R. C., Fruchart, O., Prejbeanu, I.-L., Dieny, B., Masseboeuf, A., Cooper, D. (2022) Quantitative visualization of thermally enhanced perpendicular shape anisotropy STT-MRAM nanopillars. Nano Letters, 22, pp. 4000-4005. (doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.2c00597)

Cummings, R. B., Blackmur, M. S., Grunwald, M., Minty, A., Styman, P., MacLaren, I. (2022) Xenon bubbles formed by ion implantation in zirconium alloy films. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 560, (doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2021.153497)

Almeida, T., Lequeux, S., Palomino, A., Sousa, R., Fruchart, O., Prejbeanu, I. L., Dieny, B., Masseboeuf, A., Cooper, D. (2022) Direct observation of the perpendicular shape anisotropy and thermal stability of p-STT-MRAM nano-pillars. arXiv,

Donnelly, C., Hierro-Rodríguez, A., Abert, C., Witte, K., Skoric, L., Sanz-Hernández, D., Finizio, S., Meng, F., McVitie, S., Raabe, J., Suess, D., Cowburn, R., Fernandez-Pacheco, A. (2022) Complex free-space magnetic field textures induced by three-dimensional magnetic nanostructures. Nature Nanotechnology, 17, pp. 136-142. (doi: 10.1038/s41565-021-01027-7)


Morisse, C. G.A., McCullagh, A. M., Campbell, J. W., How, C., MacLaren, D. A., Carr, R. H., Mitchell, C. J., Lennon, D. (2021) Toward high selectivity aniline synthesis catalysis at elevated temperatures. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 60, pp. 17917-17927. (doi: 10.1021/acs.iecr.1c03695)

Cowan, A., McNeill, K., Janjua, M. B., McVitie, S. (2021) Characterisation of magnetisation ripple using Lorentz microscopy: Effect of ultra-thin Ni79Fe21 seed layers on magnetic properties of Ni45Fe55. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 535, (doi: 10.1016/j.jmmm.2021.168094)

Paterson, G. W., Macauley, G. M., McVitie, S., Togawa, Y. (2021) Parallel mode differential phase contrast in transmission electron microscopy, I: theory and analysis. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 27, pp. 1113-1122. (doi: 10.1017/S1431927621012551)

Paterson, G. W., Macauley, G. M., McVitie, S., Togawa, Y. (2021) Parallel mode differential phase contrast in transmission electron microscopy, II: K₂CuF₄ phase transition. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 27, pp. 1123-1132. (doi: 10.1017/S1431927621012575)

Daly, L., Lee, M. R., Darling, J. R., McCarrol, I., Yang, L., Cairney, J., Forman, L. V., Bland, P. A., Benedix, G. K., Fougerouse, D., Rickard, W. D.A., Saxey, D. W., Reddy, S. M., Smith, W., Bagot, P. A.J. (2021) Developing atom probe tomography of phyllosilicates in preparation for extra-terrestrial sample return. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 45, pp. 427-441. (doi: 10.1111/ggr.12382)

Adelt, M., MacLaren, D. A., Birch, D. J.S., Chen, Y. (2021) Morphological changes of silica shells deposited on gold nanorods: implications for nanoscale photocatalysts. ACS Applied Nano Materials, 4, pp. 7730-7738. (doi: 10.1021/acsanm.1c00977)

Almeida, T., Lequeux, S., Palomino, A., Caçoilo, N., Massebouef, A., Sousa, R., Fruchart, O., Prejbeanu, I.-L., Dieny, B., Cooper, D. (2021) Direct Observation of the Perpendicular Shape Anisotropy and Thermal Stability of STT-MRAM Nano-pillars Examined by Off-axis Electron Holography. (doi: 10.1017/S1431927621007819)

Meng, F., Donnelly, C., Skoric, L., Hierro-Rodriguez, A., Liao, J.-w., Fernández-Pacheco, A. (2021) Fabrication of a 3D nanomagnetic circuit with multi-layered materials for applications in spintronics. Micromachines, 12, (doi: 10.3390/mi12080859)

Paton, K. A., Veale, M. C., Mu, X., Allen, C. S., Maneuski, D., Kubel, C., O’Shea, V., Kirkland, A. I., McGrouther, D. (2021) Quantifying the performance of a hybrid pixel detector with GaAs:Cr sensor for transmission electron microscopy. Ultramicroscopy, 227, (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2021.113298)

Baity, P. G., Bozhko, D. A., Macêdo, R., Smith, W., Holland, R. C., Danilin, S., Seferai, V., Barbosa, J., Peroor, R. R., Goldman, S., Nasti, U., Paul, J., Hadfield, R. H., McVitie, S., Weides, M. (2021) Strong magnon-photon coupling with chip-integrated YIG in the zero-temperature limit. Applied Physics Letters, 119, (doi: 10.1063/5.0054837)

Nord, M., Barthel, J., Allen, C. S., McGrouther, D., Kirkland, A. I., MacLaren, I. (2021) Atomic resolution HOLZ-STEM imaging of atom position modulation in oxide heterostructures. Ultramicroscopy, 226, (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2021.113296)

Skoric, L., Donnelly, C., Abert, C., Hierro-Rodriguez, A., Suess, D., Fernández-Pacheco, A. (2021) Micromagnetic modeling of magnetic domain walls in curved cylindrical nanotubes and nanowires. Applied Physics Letters, 118, (doi: 10.1063/5.0050872)

Lequeux, S., Almeida, T., Caçoilo, N., Palomino, A., Prejbeanu, I. L., Sousa, R. C., Cooper, D., Dieny, B. (2021) PSA-STT-MRAM Solution for Extended Temperature Stability. (doi: 10.1109/IMW51353.2021.9439609)

Guan, S., Rossi, G., Winfield, J., Wilson, C., MacLaren, D., Morgan, D., Davies, P., Willock, D., Lennon, D. (2021) The interaction of CO with a copper(II) chloride oxy-chlorination catalyst. Faraday Discussions, 229, pp. 318-340. (doi: 10.1039/D0FD00014K)

McCartan, S. J., Calisir, I., Paterson, G. W., Webster, R. W.H., Macgregor, T. A., Hall, D. A., MacLaren, I. (2021) Correlative chemical and structural nanocharacterization of a pseudo-binary 0.75Bi(Fe0.97Ti0.03)O3–0.25BaTiO3 ceramic. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 104, pp. 2388-2397. (doi: 10.1111/jace.17599)

Meng, F., Donnelly, C., Abert, C., Skoric, L., Holmes, S., Xiao, Z., Liao, J.-W., Newton, P. J., Barnes, C. H.W., Sanz-Hernández, D., Hierro-Rodriguez, A., Suess, D., Cowburn, R. P., Fernández-Pacheco, A. (2021) Non-planar geometrical effects on the magnetoelectrical signal in a three-dimensional nanomagnetic circuit. ACS Nano, 15, pp. 6765-6773. (doi: 10.1021/acsnano.0c10272)

Baity, P. G., Bozhko, D., Macedo, R., Smith, W., Holland, R., Danilin, S., Seferai, V., Paul, J., Peroor, R. R., Nasti, U., McVitie, S., Casaburi, A., Hadfield, R., Weides, M. P. (2021) Strong Magnon-Photon Coupling On-Chip for YIG in the Zero-Temperature Limit.

Cummings, R. B., Bassiri, R., Martin, I. W., MacLaren, I. (2021) Argon bubble formation in tantalum oxide-based films for gravitational wave interferometer mirrors. Optical Materials Express, 11, pp. 707-718. (doi: 10.1364/OME.416038)

McKenzie, A. F., King, B.C., Rae, K.J., Thoms, S.J., Gerrard, N.D., Orchard, J.R., Nishi, K.,, Takemasa, K.,, Sugawara, M., Taylor, R.J.E., Childs, D.T.D., MacLaren, D.A., Hogg, R.A. (2021) Void engineering in epitaxially regrown GaAs-based photonic crystal surface emitting lasers by grating profile design. Applied Physics Letters, 118, (doi: 10.1063/5.0035038)

Gilroy, C., McKay, K., Devine, M., Webster, R. W.H., Gadegaard, N., Karimullah, A., Maclaren, D., Kadodwala, M. (2021) Active chiral plasmonics: flexoelectric control of nanoscale chirality. Advanced Photonics Research, 2, (doi: 10.1002/adpr.202000062)

Togawa, Y., Akashi, T., Kasai, H., Paterson, G. W., McVitie, S., Kousaka, Y., Shinada, H., Kishine, J.-i., Akimitsu, J. (2021) Formations of narrow stripes and vortex-antivortex pairs in a quasi-two-dimensional ferromagnet K2CuF4. Journal of the Physical Society of Japan, (doi: 10.7566/JPSJ.90.014702)

Temple, R., Rosamond, M. C., Massey, J. R., Almeida, T. P., Linfield, E. H., McGrouther, D., McVitie, S., Moore, T. A., Marrows, C. H. (2021) Phase domain boundary motion and memristance in gradient-doped FeRh nanopillars induced by spin injection. Applied Physics Letters, 118, (doi: 10.1063/5.0038950)


Hierro-Rodríguez, A., Quirós, C., Sorrentino, A., Álvarez-Prado, L. M., Martin, J., Alameda, J. M., McVitie, S., Pereiro, E., Velez, M., Ferrer, S. (2020) Revealing 3D magnetization of thin films with soft X-ray tomography: magnetic singularities and topological charges. Nature Communications, 11, (doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-20119-x)

Bian, Z., Rae, K. J., McKenzie, A. F., King, B. C., Babazadeh, N., Li, G., Orchard, J. R., Gerrard, N. D., Thoms, S., MacLaren, D. A., Taylor, R. J.E., Childs, D., Hogg, R. A. (2020) 1.5 μm epitaxially regrown photonic crystal surface emitting laser diode. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 32, pp. 1531-1534. (doi: 10.1109/LPT.2020.3039059)

MacLaren, I., Frutos-Myro, E., McGrouther, D., McFadzean, S., Weiss, J. K., Cosart, D., Portillo, J., Robins, A., Nicolopoulos, S., Nebot del Busto, E., Skogeby, R. (2020) A comparison of a direct electron detector and a high-speed video camera for a scanning precession electron diffraction phase and orientation mapping. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 26, pp. 1110-1116. (doi: 10.1017/S1431927620024411)

Benito, L., Clark, L., Almeida, T.P., Moore, T.A., , , , (2020) Sputter-engineering a first-order magnetic phase transition in sub-15-nm-thick single-crystal FeRh films. Physical Review Materials, 4, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.4.123402)

MacLaren, I., Macgregor, T. A., Allen, C. S., Kirkland, A. I. (2020) Detectors—The ongoing revolution in scanning transmission electron microscopy and why this important to material characterization. APL Materials, 8, (doi: 10.1063/5.0026992)

Kelly, C., MacLaren, D. A., McKay, K., McFarlane, A., Karimullah, A. S., Gadegaard, N., Barron, L. D., Franke-Arnold, S., Crimin, F., Götte, J. B., Barnett, S. M., Kadodwala, M. (2020) Controlling the symmetry of inorganic ionic nanofilms with optical chirality. Nature Communications, 11, (doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-18869-9)

Massey, J. R., Temple, R. C., Almeida, T. P., Lamb, R., Peters, N. A., Campion, R. P., Fan, R., McGrouther, D., McVitie, S., Steadman, P., Marrows, C. H. (2020) Asymmetric magnetic relaxation behavior of domains and domain walls observed through the FeRh first-order metamagnetic phase transition. Physical Review B, 102, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.102.144304)

Webster, R.W.H., Craven, A.J., Schaffer, B., McFadzean, S., MacLaren, I., MacLaren, D.A. (2020) Correction of EELS dispersion non-uniformities for improved chemical shift analysis. Ultramicroscopy, 217, (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2020.113069)

Tapia-Ruiz, N., Gordon, A. G., Jewell, C. M., Edwards, H. K., Dunnill, C. W., Blackman, J. M., Snape, C. P., Brown, P. D., MacLaren, I., Baldoni, M., Besley, E., Titman, J. J., Gregory, D. H. (2020) Low dimensional nanostructures of fast ion conducting lithium nitride. Nature Communications, 11, (doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-17951-6)

Almeida, T. P., McGrouther, D., Kovács, A., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E., McVitie, S. (2020) Effect of annealing on the magnetic states of FEBID-grown cobalt nanopatterns examined by off-axis electron holography. Journal of Microscopy, 279, pp. 217-221. (doi: 10.1111/jmi.12869)

Fernández-Pacheco, A., Skoric, L., De Teresa, J. M., Pablo-Navarro, J., Huth, M., Dobrovolskiy, O. (2020) Writing 3D nanomagnets using focused electron beams. Materials, 13, (doi: 10.3390/ma13173774)

Nord, M., Webster, R. W.H., Paton, K. A., McVitie, S., McGrouther, D., MacLaren, I., Paterson, G. W. (2020) Fast pixelated detectors in scanning transmission electron microscopy. Part I: data acquisition, live processing and storage. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 26, pp. 653-666. (doi: 10.1017/S1431927620001713)

Greer, A., Goriainov, V., Kanczler, J., Black, C., Turner, L.-A., Meek, R., Burgess, K., MacLaren, I., Dalby, M., Oreffo, R., Gadegaard, N. (2020) Nanopatterned titanium implants accelerate bone formation in vivo. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 12, pp. 33541-33549. (doi: 10.1021/acsami.0c10273)

Sanz-Hernández, D., Hierro-Rodriguez, A., Donnelly, C., Pablo-Navarro, J., Sorrentino, A., Pereiro, E., Magén, C., McVitie, S., de Teresa, J. M., Ferrer, S., Fischer, P., Fernández-Pacheco, A. (2020) Artificial double-helix for geometrical control of magnetic chirality. ACS Nano, 14, pp. 8084-8092. (doi: 10.1021/acsnano.0c00720)

Fraser, J. P., Masaityte, L., Zhang, J., Laing, S., Moreno-Lopez, J. C., McKenzie, A. F., McGlynn, J. C., Panchal, V., Graham, D., Kazakova, O., Pichler, T., MacLaren, D., Moran, D. A.J., Ganin, A. Y. (2020) Selective phase growth and precise-layer control in MoTe2. Communications Materials, 1, (doi: 10.1038/s43246-020-00048-4)

Rendell-Bhatti, F., Lamb, R. J., van der Jagt, J. W., Paterson, G. W., Swagten, H. J.M., McGrouther, D. (2020) Spontaneous creation and annihilation dynamics and strain-limited stability of magnetic skyrmions. Nature Communications, 11, (doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-17338-7)

Alotibi, S., Hickey, B.J., Teobaldi, G., Ali, M., Barker, J., Ramasse, Q., Burnell, G., Alyami, M., Moorsom, T., Cespedes, O. (2020) Enhanced spin-orbit coupling in a heavy metal via molecular coupling. arXiv,

Paterson, G.W., Tereshchenko, A.A., Nakayama, S., Kousaka, Y., Kishine, J., McVitie, S., Ovchinnikov, A.S., Proskurin, I., Togawa, Y. (2020) Tensile deformations of the magnetic chiral soliton lattice probed by Lorentz transmission electron microscopy. Physical Review B, 101, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.101.184424)

Webster, R. W.H., Scott, M.T., Popuri, S.R., Bos, J.W.G., MacLaren, D. A. (2020) Epitaxial vanadium nanolayers to suppress interfacial reactions during deposition of titanium-bearing Heusler alloys on MgO(001) Applied Surface Science, 512, (doi: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2020.145649)

Fallon, K., Hughes, S., Zeissler, K., Legrand, W., Ajejas, F., Maccariello, D., McFadzean, S., Smith, W., McGrouther, D., Collin, S., Reyren, N., Cros, V., Marrows, C. H., McVitie, S. (2020) Controlled individual skyrmion nucleation at artificial defects formed by ion irradiation. Small, 16, (doi: 10.1002/smll.201907450)

Macauley, G. M., Paterson, G. W., Li, Y., Macêdo, R., McVitie, S., Stamps, R. L. (2020) Tuning magnetic order with geometry: thermalisation and defects in two-dimensional artificial spin ices. Physical Review B, 101, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.101.144403)

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Annand, K., Nord, M., MacLaren, I., Gass, M. (2017) The corrosion of Zr(Fe, Cr)₂ and Zr₂Fe secondary phase particles in Zircaloy-4 under 350ºC pressurised water conditions. Corrosion Science, 128, pp. 213-223. (doi: 10.1016/j.corsci.2017.09.014)

Almeida, T. P., McGrouther, D., Pivak, Y., Perez Garza, H. H., Temple, R., Massey, J., Marrows, C. H., McVitie, S. (2017) Preparation of high-quality planar FeRh thin films for in situ TEM investigations. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 903, pp. 012022. (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/903/1/012022)

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Prozorov, T., Almeida, T. P., Kovács, A., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E. (2017) Off-axis electron holography of bacterial cells and magnetic nanoparticles in liquid. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 14, (doi: 10.1098/rsif.2017.0464)

Nagy, L., Williams, W., Muxworthy, A. R., Fabian, K., Almeida, T. P., Conbhuí, P. Ó., Shcherbakov, V. P. (2017) Stability of equidimensional pseudo–single-domain magnetite over billion-year timescales. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114, pp. 10356-10360. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.1708344114)

Radhakrishnan, N., Mirza, M. M.A., MacLaren, D., Paul, D. (2017) Electron Transport in Top-down Fabricated Silicon Nanowires Using Relaxed and Scalable Nanofabrication.

Mirza, M. M.A., Schupp, F.J., Mol, J.A., MacLaren, D., Briggs, G.A.D., Paul, D. (2017) Many-Body Effects in 1D Degenerately-Doped Silicon Nanowire Devices.

Goncalves, F.J.T., Paterson, G.W., McGrouther, D., Drysdale, T., Togawa, Y., Schmool, D.S., Stamps, R.L. (2017) Probing microwave fields and enabling in-situ experiments in a transmission electron microscope. Scientific Reports, 7, (doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11009-2)

Schupp, F. J., Mirza, M. M.A., Mol, J.A., MacLaren, D., Briggs, G.A.D., Paul, D. (2017) Quantum Interference Effects in Degenerately Doped Silicon Nanowire Junction-less Transistors.

Yang, H., MacLaren, I., Jones, L., Martinez, G. T., Simson, M., Huth, M., Ryll, H., Soltau, H., Sagawa, R., Kondo, Y., Ophus, C., Ercius, P., Jin, L., Kovács, A., Nellist, P. D. (2017) Electron ptychographic phase imaging of light elements in crystalline materials using Wigner distribution deconvolution. Ultramicroscopy, 180, pp. 173-179. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2017.02.006)

Georgiev, V. P., Mirza, M. M., Dochioiu, A.-I., Lema, F.-A., Amoroso, S. M., Towie, E., Riddet, C., MacLaren, D. A., Asenov, A., Paul, D. J. (2017) Experimental and simulation study of 1D silicon nanowire transistors using heavily doped channels. IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, 16, pp. 727-735. (doi: 10.1109/TNANO.2017.2665691)

Craven, A. J., Sawada, H., McFadzean, S., MacLaren, I. (2017) Getting the most out of a post-column EELS spectrometer on a TEM/STEM by optimising the optical coupling. Ultramicroscopy, 180, pp. 66-80. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2017.03.017)

Mansell, R., Beguivin, A., Fernández-Pacheco, A., Lee, J.H., Petit, D., Cowburn, R.P. (2017) A magnetic shift register with out-of-plane magnetized layers. Nanotechnology, 28, (doi: 10.1088/1361-6528/aa7f63)

Salter, P. S., Booth, M. J., Courvoisier, A., Moran, D. A.J., MacLaren, D. A. (2017) High resolution structural characterisation of laser-induced defect clusters inside diamond. Applied Physics Letters, 111, (doi: 10.1063/1.4993118)

Banerjee, A., Baker, L. J., Doye, A., Nord, M., Heath, R. M., Erotokritou, K., Bosworth, D., Barber, Z. H., MacLaren, I., Hadfield, R. H. (2017) Characterisation of amorphous molybdenum silicide (MoSi) superconducting thin films and nanowires. Superconductor Science and Technology, 30, (doi: 10.1088/1361-6668/aa76d8)

Fernández-Pacheco, A., Streubel, R., Fruchart, O., Hertel, R., Fischer, P., Cowburn, R. P. (2017) Three-dimensional nanomagnetism. Nature Communications, 8, (doi: 10.1038/ncomms15756)

Mirza, M. M., Schupp, F. J., Mol, J. A., MacLaren, D. A., Briggs, G. A. D., Paul, D. J. (2017) One dimensional transport in silicon nanowire junction-less field effect transistors. Scientific Reports, 7, (doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-03138-5)

Al Ma'Mari, F., Rogers, M., Alghamdi, S., Moorsom, T., Lee, S., Prokscha, T., Luetkens, H., Valvidares, M., Teobaldi, G., Flokstra, M., Stewart, R., Gargiani, P., Ali, M., Burnell, G., Hickey, B.J., Cespedes, O. (2017) Emergent magnetism at transition-metal–nanocarbon interfaces. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114, pp. 5583-5588. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.1620216114)

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Skuce, R. L., Tobler, D. J., MacLaren, I., Lee, M. R., Phoenix, V. R. (2017) Immobilization of nanoparticles by occlusion into microbial calcite. Chemical Geology, 453, pp. 72-79. (doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.02.005)

Schupp, F., Mirza, M. M.A., MacLaren, D., Briggs, A., Paul, D., Mol, J. (2017) Silicon Transistors in Reduced Dimensions.

Ummelen, F.C., Fernandez-Pacheco, A., Mansell, R., Petit, D., Swatgen, H.J.M., Cowburn, R.P. (2017) Controlling the canted state in antiferromagnetically coupled magnetic bilayers close to the spin reorientation transition. Applied Physics Letters, 110, (doi: 10.1063/1.4978430)

Nord, M., Vullum, P. E., MacLaren, I., Tybell, T., Holmestad, R. (2017) Atomap: a new software tool for the automated analysis of atomic resolution images using two-dimensional Gaussian fitting. Advanced Structural and Chemical Imaging, 3, (doi: 10.1186/s40679-017-0042-5)

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El-Shinawi, H., Paterson, G. W., MacLaren, D. A., Cussen, E. J., Corr, S. A. (2017) Low-temperature densification of Al-doped Li7La3Zr2O12: A reliable and controllable synthesis of fast-ion conducting garnets. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5, pp. 319-329. (doi: 10.1039/C6TA06961D)

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Almeida, T. P., Muxworthy, A. R., Kovács, A., Williams, W., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E. (2017) Observation of thermally-induced magnetic relaxation in a magnetite grain using off-axis electron holography. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 902, (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/902/1/012001)

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Gallacher, K., Millar, R.W., Ballabio, A., Frigerio, J., Bashir, A., MacLaren, I., Isella, G., Ortolani, M., Paul, D.J. (2016) Mid-Infrared Intersubband Absorption from P-Ge Quantum Wells on Si. (doi: 10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2016.7758421)

Dunin-Borkowski, R. E., Almeida, T. P., Caron, J., Kovács, A., Diehle, P., Winkler, F., Tavabi, A. H., Migunov, V., Li, Z.-A. (2016) Limitations and Challenges in Off‐axis Electron Holography of Electromagnetic Fields in Nanoscale Materials. (doi: 10.1002/9783527808465.EMC2016.8663)

Mansell, R., Fernandez-Pacheco, A., Petit, D. C.M.C., Steinke, N.-J., Lee, J.H., Lavrijsen, R., Cowburn, R.P. (2016) Zigzag domain wall mediated reversal in antiferromagnetically coupled layers. IEEE Magnetics Letters, 8, (doi: 10.1109/lmag.2016.2628021)

Gallacher, K., Ballabio, A., Millar, R.W., Frigerio, J., Bashir, A., MacLaren, I., Isella, G., Ortolani, M., Paul, D. J. (2016) Intersubband Absorption in p-Ge QWs on Si. (doi: 10.1109/GROUP4.2016.7739130)

Craven, A. J., Bobynko, J., Sala, B., MacLaren, I. (2016) Accurate measurement of absolute experimental inelastic mean free paths and EELS differential cross-sections. Ultramicroscopy, 170, pp. 113-127. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2016.08.012)

Al-Afeef, A., Bobynko, J., Cockshott, W. P., Craven, A. J., Zuazo, I., Barges, P., MacLaren, I. (2016) Linear chemically sensitive electron tomography using DualEELS and dictionary-based compressed sensing. Ultramicroscopy, 170, pp. 96-106. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2016.08.004)

Lummen, T. T.A., Lamb, R. J., Berruto, G., LaGrange, T., Dal Negro, L., de Abajo, F. J. G., McGrouther, D., Barwick, B., Carbone, F. (2016) Imaging and controlling plasmonic interference fields at buried interfaces. Nature Communications, 7, (doi: 10.1038/ncomms13156)

Zhang, H.R., Kalantari, K., Marincel, D.M., Trolier-McKinstry, S., MacLaren, I., Ramasse, Q.M., Rainforth, W.M., Reaney, I.M. (2016) The effect of substrate clamping on the paraelectric to antiferroelectric phase transition in Nd-doped BiFeO3 thin films. Thin Solid Films, 616, pp. 767-772. (doi: 10.1016/j.tsf.2016.10.004)

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Maher, B. A., Ahmed, I. A.M., Karloukovski, V., MacLaren, D. A., Foulds, P. G., Allsop, D., Mann, D. M.A., Torres-Jardón, R., Calderon-Garciduenas, L. C. (2016) Magnetite pollution nanoparticles in the human brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113, pp. 10797-10801. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.1605941113)

Millar, R., Gallacher, K., Frigerio, J., Ballabio, A., Bashir, A., MacLaren, I., Isella, G., Paul, D. J. (2016) Engineering large in-plane tensile strains in Ge microdisks, microrings and racetrack optical cavities. ECS Transactions, 75, pp. 633-640. (doi: 10.1149/07508.0633ecst)

Graziosi, P., Gambardella, A., Calbucci, M., O'Shea, K., MacLaren, D.A., Riminucci, A., Bergenti, I., Fugattini, S., Prezioso, M., Homonnay, N., Schmidt, G., Pullini, D., Busquets-Mataix, D., Dediu, V. (2016) Erratum: “Seed layer technique for high quality epitaxial manganite films” [AIP Advances 6, 085109 (2016)] AIP Advances, 6, (doi: 10.1063/1.4964304)

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Vomir, M., Turnbull, R., Birced, I., Parreira, P., MacLaren, D. A., Lee, S. L., André, P., Bigot, J.-Y. (2016) Dynamical torque in CoxFe3-xO4 nano-cube thin films characterized by femtosecond magneto-optics: a π-shift control of the magnetization precession. Nano Letters, 16, pp. 5291-5297. (doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b02618)

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Graziosi, P., Gambardella, A., Calbucci, M., O'Shea, K., MacLaren, D.A., Riminucci, A., Bergenti, I., Fugattini, S., Prezioso, M., Homonnay, N., Schmidt, G., Pullini, D., Busquets-Mataix, D., Dediu, V. (2016) Seed layer technique for high quality epitaxial manganite films. AIP Advances, 6, (doi: 10.1063/1.4961228)

Almeida, T. P., Muxworthy, A. R., Kovács, A., Williams, W., Nagy, L., Conbhuí, P. Ó., Frandsen, C., Supakulopas, R., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E. (2016) Direct observation of the thermal demagnetization of magnetic vortex structures in nonideal magnetite recorders. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, pp. 8426-8434. (doi: 10.1002/2016GL070074)

Guo, E.-J., Cramer, J., Kehlberger, A., Ferguson, C. A., MacLaren, D., Jakob, G., Kläui, M. (2016) Influence of thickness and interface on the low-temperature enhancement of the spin Seebeck effect in YIG films. Physical Review X, 6, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevX.6.031012)

Vemulkar, T., Mansell, R., Fernández-Pacheco, A., Cowburn, R. P. (2016) Toward flexible spintronics: perpendicularly magnetized synthetic antiferromagnetic thin films and nanowires on polyimide substrates. Advanced Functional Materials, 26, pp. 4704-4711. (doi: 10.1002/adfm.201505138)

Schupp, F. J., Mirza, M. M., MacLaren, D. A., Briggs, A. A.D., Mol, J. A., Paul, D. J. (2016) Top‐Down Fabricated Silicon Nanowire Junctionless Transistors.

Krajnak, M., McGrouther, D., Maneuski, D., O'Shea, V., McVitie, S. (2016) Pixelated detectors and improved efficiency for magnetic imaging in STEM differential phase contrast. Ultramicroscopy, 165, pp. 42-50. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2016.03.006)

Gallacher, K., Baldassarre, L., Samarelli, A., Millar, R.W., Ballabio, A., Frigerio, J., Isella, G., Bashir, A., MacLaren, I., Giliberti, V., Pellegrini, G., Biagioni, P., Ortolani, M., Paul, D.J. (2016) Ge-on-Si photonics for mid-infrared sensing applications. MRS Advances, 1, pp. 3269-3279. (doi: 10.1557/adv.2016.391)

Paul, D., Mirza, M. M.A., MacLaren, D. (2016) Si Nanowires and their Transistor Properties.

Al-Afeef, A.', Cockshott, W. P., MacLaren, I., McVitie, S. (2016) Electron tomography image reconstruction using data-driven adaptive compressed sensing. SCANNING: The Journal of Scanning Microscopies, 38, pp. 251-276. (doi: 10.1002/sca.21271)

Almeida, T. P., Muxworthy, A. R., Kovács, A., Williams, W., Brown, P. D., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E. (2016) Direct visualization of the thermomagnetic behavior of pseudo-single-domain magnetite particles. Science Advances, 2, (doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1501801)

HART, M. J., Bassiri, R., Borisenko, K. B., Véron, M., Rauch, E. F., Martin, I. W., Rowan, S., Fejer, M. M., MacLaren, I. (2016) Medium range structural order in amorphous tantala spatially resolved with changes to atomic structure by thermal annealing. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 438, pp. 10-17. (doi: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2016.02.005)

Bassiri, R., Abernathy, M. R., Liou, F., Mehta, A., Gustafson, E. K., HART, M. J., Isa, H. N., Kim, N., Lin, A. C., MacLaren, I., Martin, I. W., Route, R. K., Rowan, S., Shyam, B., Stebbins, J. F., Fejer, M. M. (2016) Order, disorder and mixing: The atomic structure of amorphous mixtures of titania and tantala. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 438, pp. 59-66. (doi: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2016.02.009)

Zic, M., Rode, K., Thiyagarajah, N., Lau, Y.-C., Betto, D., Coey, J. M. D., Sanvito, S., O'Shea, K. J., Ferguson, C. A., MacLaren, D. A., Archer, T. (2016) Designing a fully compensated half-metallic ferrimagnet. Physical Review B, 93, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.93.140202)

Azough, F., Cernik, R. J., Schaffer, B., Kepaptsoglou, D., Ramasse, Q. M., Bigatti, M., Ali, A., MacLaren, I., Barthel, J., Molinari, M., Baran, J. D., Parker, S. C., Freer, R. (2016) Tungsten bronze barium neodymium titanate (Ba6–3nNd8+2nTi18O54): an intrinsic nanostructured material and its defect distribution. Inorganic Chemistry, 55, pp. 3338-3350. (doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b02594)

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Parreira, P., Paterson, G. W., McVitie, S., MacLaren, D. A. (2016) Stability, bistability and instability of amorphous ZrO2 resistive memory devices. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 49, (doi: 10.1088/0022-3727/49/9/095111)

Millar, R.W., Gallacher, K., Frigerio, J., Ballabio, A., Bashir, A., MacLaren, I., Isella, G., Paul, D.J. (2016) Analysis of Ge micro-cavities with in-plane tensile strains above 2% Optics Express, 24, pp. 4365-4374. (doi: 10.1364/OE.24.004365)

Gallacher, K., Ballabio, A., Millar, R.W., Frigerio, J., Bashir, A., MacLaren, I., Isella, G., Ortolani, M., Paul, D.J. (2016) Mid-infrared intersubband absorption from p-Ge quantum wells grown on Si substrates. Applied Physics Letters, 108, (doi: 10.1063/1.4943145)

Fernandez-Pacheco, A., Mansell, R., Lee, J., Mahendru, D., Welbourne, A., Chin, S.-L., Lavrijsen, R., Petit, D., Cowburn, R. P. (2016) Magnetic solitons in superlattices. Springer

Salih, J.M., Wang, L., Ramasse, Q.M., Jones, L., Barthel, J., Reaney, I.M., Craven, A.J., MacLaren, I. (2016) Maghemite-like regions at crossing of two antiphase boundaries in doped BiFeO3. Materials Science and Technology, 32, pp. 242-247. (doi: 10.1179/1743284715Y.0000000115)

Douglas, F.J., MacLaren, D.A., Maclean, N., Andreu, I., Kettles, F.J., Tuna, F., Berry, C.C., Castro, M., Murrie, M. (2016) Gadolinium-doped magnetite nanoparticles from a single-source precursor. RSC Advances, 6, pp. 74500-74505. (doi: 10.1039/C6RA18095G)

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Abubakar, R., Muxworthy, A.R., Sephton, M.A., Southern, P., Watson, J.S., Fraser, A.J., Almeida, T.P. (2015) Formation of magnetic minerals at hydrocarbon-generation conditions. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 68, pp. 509-519. (doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2015.10.003)

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Rajeswari, J., Huang, P., Mancini, G. F., Murooka, Y., Latychevskaia, T., McGrouther, D., Cantoni, M., Baldini, E., White, J. S., Magrez, A., Giamarchi, T., Rønnow, H. M., Carbone, F. (2015) Filming the formation and fluctuation of skyrmion domains by cryo-Lorentz transmission electron microscopy. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112, pp. 14212-14217. (doi: 10.1073/pnas.1513343112)

Paterson, G.W., Goncalves, F.J.T., McFadzean, S., O'Reilly, S., Bowman, R., Stamps, R.L. (2015) Magnetic characteristics of a high-layer-number NiFe/FeMn multilayer. Journal of Applied Physics, 118, (doi: 10.1063/1.4936199)

Warringham, R., McFarlane, A. R., MacLaren, D. A., Webb, P. B., Tooze, R., Taylor, J., Ewings, R., Parker, S., Lennon, D. (2015) The application of inelastic neutron scattering to explore the significance of a magnetic transition in an iron based Fischer-Tropsch catalyst that is active for the hydrogenation of CO. Journal of Chemical Physics, 143, (doi: 10.1063/1.4935054)

Homonnay, N., O'Shea, K., Eisenschmidt, C., Wahler, M., MacLaren, D., Schmidt, G. (2015) Interface reactions in LSMO-metal hybrid structures. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 7, pp. 22196-22202. (doi: 10.1021/acsami.5b04465)

Wolf, D., Rodriguez, L. A., Béché, A., Javon, E., Serrano, L., Magen, C., Gatel, C., Lubk, A., Lichte, H., Bals, S., Van Tendeloo, G., Fernández-Pacheco, A., De Teresa, J. M., Snoeck, E. (2015) 3D magnetic induction maps of nanoscale materials revealed by electron holographic tomography. Chemistry of Materials, 27, pp. 6771-6778. (doi: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02723)

Paterson, G. W., Karimullah, A., Williamson, S. D. R., Kadodwala, M., MacLaren, D. A. (2015) Electron energy loss spectroscopy of a chiral plasmonic structure. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 644, (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/644/1/012005)

O'Shea, K. J., Homonnay, N., Schmidt, G.,, MacLaren, D. A. (2015) Investigating the effects of contacting functional oxide films. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 644, (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/644/1/012001)

Annand, K. J., MacLaren, I., Gass, M. (2015) Utilising DualEELS to probe the nanoscale mechanisms of the corrosion of Zircaloy-4 in 350 °C pressurised water. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 465, pp. 390-399. (doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2015.06.022)

Schupp, F., Ares, N., Mirza, M. M.A., Mavalankar, A., Rogers, G., Griffiths, J., Jones, G.A.C., Farrer, I., Ritchie, D.A., Smith, C.G., MacLaren, D., Mol, J., Laird, E.A.D., Briggs, G.A.D., Paul, D. (2015) Ultra Scaled Silicon Nanowire Single Electron Transistors.

O'Shea, K., MacLaren, D., McGrouther, D., Schwarzbach, D., Jungbauer, M., Huhn, S., Moshnyaga, V., Stamps, R. L. (2015) Nanoscale mapping of the magnetic properties of (111)-Oriented La0.67Sr0.33MnO3. Nano Letters, 15, pp. 5868-5874. (doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b01953)

Almeida, T. P., Muxworthy, A. R., Kasama, T., Williams, W., Damsgaard, C., Frandsen, C., Pennycook, T. J., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E. (2015) Effect of maghemization on the magnetic properties of nonstoichiometric pseudo-single-domain magnetite particles. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 16, pp. 2969-2979. (doi: 10.1002/2015GC005858)

Basith, M.A., McVitie, S., Strache, T., Fritzsche, M., Muecklich, A., Fassbender, J., McCordy, J. (2015) Lorentz TEM imaging of stripe structures embedded in a soft magnetic matrix. Physical Review Applied, 4, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.4.034012)

Mansell, R., Beguivin, A., Petit, D.C.M.C., Fernández-Pacheco, A., Lee, J.H., Cowburn, R.P. (2015) Controlling nucleation in perpendicularly magnetized nanowires through in-plane shape. Applied Physics Letters, 107, (doi: 10.1063/1.4930152)

Hanlon, J. M., Bravo Diaz, L., Balducci, G., Stobbs, B. A., Bielewski, M., Chung, P., MacLaren, I., Gregory, D. H. (2015) Rapid surfactant-free synthesis of Mg(OH)2 nanoplates and pseudomorphic dehydration to MgO. CrystEngComm, 30, pp. 5672-5679. (doi: 10.1039/C5CE00595G)

Zhang, H., Reaney, I. M., Marincel, D. M., Trolier-McKinstry, S., Ramasse, Q. M., MacLaren, I., Findlay, S. D., Fraleigh, R. D., Ross, I. M., Hu, S., Ren, W., Rainforth, W. M. (2015) Stabilisation of Fe2O3-rich Perovskite Nanophase in Epitaxial Rare-earth Doped BiFeO3 Films. Scientific Reports, 5, (doi: 10.1038/srep13066)

Al Ma'Mari, F., Moorsom, T., Teobaldi, G., Deacon, W., Prokscha, T., Luetkens, H., Lee, S., Sterbinsky, G. E., Arena, D., MacLaren, D. A., Flokstra, M., Ali, M., Wheeler, M., Burnell, G., Hickey, B. J., Cespedes, O. (2015) Beating the stoner criterion using molecular interfaces. Nature, 524, pp. 69-73. (doi: 10.1038/nature14621)

Lee, M., MacLaren, I., Andersson, S., Kovacs, A., Tomkinson, T., Mark, D., Smith, C. (2015) Opal-A in the Nakhla meteorite: a tracer of ephemeral liquid water in the Amazonian crust of Mars. Meteoritics and Planetary Science, 50, pp. 1362-1377. (doi: 10.1111/maps.12471)

MacLaren, I., Wang, L., McGrouther, D., Craven, A. J., McVitie, S., Schierholz, R., Kovács, A., Barthel, J., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E. (2015) On the origin of differential phase contrast at a locally charged and globally charge-compensated domain boundary in a polar-ordered material. Ultramicroscopy, 154, pp. 57-63. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2015.03.016)

Ferguson, C.H., MacLaren, D.A., McVitie, S. (2015) Metastable magnetic domain walls in cylindrical nanowires. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 381, pp. 457-462. (doi: 10.1016/j.jmmm.2015.01.027)

McVitie, S., McGrouther, D., McFadzean, S., MacLaren, D. A., O'Shea, K. J., Benitez Romero, M. J. (2015) Aberration corrected Lorentz scanning transmission electron microscopy. Ultramicroscopy, 152, pp. 57-62. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2015.01.003)

Downie, R. A., Smith, R. I., MacLaren, D. A., Bos, J.-W. G. (2015) Metal distributions, efficient n-type doping, and evidence for in-gap states in TiNiMySn (M = Co, Ni, Cu) half-Heusler nanocomposites. Chemistry of Materials, 27, pp. 2449-2459. (doi: 10.1021/cm5045682)

Benitez Romero, M. J., Basith, M., Lamb, R.J., McGrouther, D., McFadzean, S., MacLaren, D., Hrabec, A., Marrows, C.H., McVitie, S. (2015) Engineering magnetic domain-wall structure in Permalloy nanowires. Physical Review Applied, 3, (doi: 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.3.034008)

Mansell, R., Lavrijsen, R., Fernandez-Pacheco, A., Petit, D.C.M.C., Lee, J.H., Koopmans, B., Swagten, H.J.M., Cowburn, R.P. (2015) A robust soliton ratchet using combined antiferromagnetic and ferromagnetic interlayer couplings. Applied Physics Letters, 106, (doi: 10.1063/1.4914014)

Bassiri, R., Liou, F., Abernathy, M. R., Lin, A. C., Kim, N., Mehta, A., Shyam, B., Byer, R. L., Gustafson, E. K., HART, M., MacLaren, I., Martin, I. W., Route, R. K., Rowan, S., Stebbins, J. F., Fejer, M. M. (2015) Order within disorder: the atomic structure of ion-beam sputtered amorphous tantala (a-Ta2O5) APL Materials, 3, pp. 036103. (doi: 10.1063/1.4913586)

Al-Afeef, A.', Cockshott, P., MacLaren, I., McVitie, S. (2015) Improved 3D electron tomography image reconstruction using sparse coding based adaptive dictionaries.

O'Shea, K., Rode, K., Kurt, H., McGrouther, D., MacLaren, D.A. (2015) Concentric 360° domain wall nesting in magnetic tunnel junction films: a Lorentz TEM study. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 48, pp. 055001. (doi: 10.1088/0022-3727/48/5/055001)

Bobynko, J., MacLaren, I., Craven, A. J. (2015) Spectrum imaging of complex nanostructures using DualEELS: I. digital extraction replicas. Ultramicroscopy, 149, pp. 9-20. (doi: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2014.10.014)

Cespedes, O., Wheeler, M., Moorsom, T., Viret, M. (2015) Unexpected magnetic properties of gas-stabilized platinum nanostructures in the tunneling regime. Nano Letters, 15, pp. 45-50. (doi: 10.1021/nl504254d)

Love, D. M., Vyas, K. N., Fernandez-Pacheco, A., Llandro, J., Palfreyman, J. J., Mitrelias, T., Barnes, C. H.W. (2015) A composite element bit design for magnetically encoded microcarriers for future combinatorial chemistry applications. RSC Advances, 5, pp. 10211-10218. (doi: 10.1039/c4ra16991c)

Yang, H., Jones, L., Ryll, H., Simson, M., Soltau, H., Kondo, Y., Sagawa, R., Banba, H., MacLaren, I., Nellist, P. D. (2015) 4D STEM: high efficiency phase contrast imaging using a fast pixelated detector. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 644, (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/644/1/012032)

Fernández-Pacheco, A., Cowburn, R. P., Serrano-Ramón, L. E., Ibarra, M. R., De Teresa, J. M. (2015) Combining micromanipulation, Kerr magnetometry and magnetic force microscopy for characterization of three-dimensional magnetic nanostructures. Springer

Al-Afeef, A.', Cockshott, W.P., MacLaren, I. (2015) Dictionary based reconstruction of the 3D morphology of Ebola virus.

Al-Afeef, A., Alekseev, A., Hedley, G. J., Cockshott, W. P., MacLaren, I., McVitie, S. (2015) Electron Tomography of Polymer Solar Cells Using Compressed Sensing.

Al-Afeef, A.', Alekseev, A., MacLaren, I., Cockshott, P. (2015) Electron tomography based on a Total Generalized Variation minimization reconstruction technique.

McVitie, S., McGrouther, D., Krajnak, M. (2015) High resolution quantitative Lorentz microscopy. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 644, (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/644/1/012026)

Al-Afeef, A., Cockshott, W.P., Barges, P., Zuazo, I., Bobynko, J., Craven, A.J., MacLaren, I. (2015) Linear chemically sensitive electron tomography using DualEELS and compressed sensing.

Benitez Romero, M.J., Hrabec, A., Mihai, A.P., Moore, T.A., Burnell, G., McGrouther, D., Marrows, C.H., McVitie, S. (2015) Magnetic microscopy and topological stability of homochiral Néel domain walls in a Pt/Co/AlOx trilayer. Nature Communications, 6, (doi: 10.1038/ncomms9957)

MacLaren, I., Sala, B., Andersson, S.M.L., Pennycook, T.J., Xiong, J., Jia, Q.X., Choi, E.-M., MacManus-Driscoll, J.L. (2015) Strain localization in thin films of Bi(Fe,Mn)O3 due to the formation of stepped Mn4+-rich antiphase boundaries. Nanoscale Research Letters, 10, (doi: 10.1186/s11671-015-1116-8)

Almeida, T. P., Muxworthy, A. R., Kovács, A., Williams, W., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E. (2015) Visualisation of high temperature magnetisation states in magnetite grains using off-axis electron holography. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 644, (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/644/1/012027)