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“Characterization of a Virus-Based Self-Assembling Particle System Capable of   
Cargo Delivery into Mammalian Cells”, Spano, A.; Kefauver, J.; Sloane, H.;
Gallagher, J.; Sabat, M.;  Lebedev, N. Biomolecules, in preparation.

“Reversible Mechanochromic Luminescence of Solid-State Difluoroboron Avobenzone”, Zhang, G.; Lu, J.; Sabat, M.; Fraser C.L .J. Am.Chem. Soc ., (2010) 132, 2160.

“Self-Assembly of Supramolecular Fibers and Thermoreversible Gels in Non-Polar Media by a Propargylic Alcohol with Fluorinated and Non-Fluorinated Aromatic Rings.“ Borges, A.R.; Hyacinth, M.A.; Lum, M.; Dingle, C.M.; Hamilton, P.L.; Chruszcz, M.; Pu, L.; Sabat, M.; Caran, K.L. Langmuir 24 (2008) 7421.

"Study of slip mechanisms in a magnesium alloy by neutron diffraction and modeling" S.R. Agnew a, C.N. Tom e b, D.W. Brown b, T.M. Holden b, S.C. Vogel b. Scripta Materialia 48 (2003) p 1003–1008

"Photo-chemical synthesis and deposition of noble metal nanoparticles" C.E. Allmond, A.T. Sellinger, K. Gogick and J.M. Fitz-Gerald. Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing, Volume 86, Number 4, p477-480

"Scanning electron and cathodoluminescence imaging of thin film Lu2SiO5 :Ce scintillating materials" by J.M. Fitz-Gerald and P. D. Rack, J. D. Peak, and C. L. Melcher. Applied Physics Letters 91, 244102 (2007)

"Luminescence of Y2SiO5:Ce Nanocrystalline Thin Films" E. Coetsee, J. J. Terblans, H. C. Swart, J. M. Fitz-Gerald and J. R. Botha. e-Journal of Surface Science and Nanotechnology Vol. 7 (2009) pp.369-374

"Ejection of matrix-polymer clusters in matrix-assisted laser evaporation: Experimental observations" Aaron T. Sellinger, Elodie Leveugle, Kristy Gogick, Guillaume Peman, Leonid V. Zhigilei, and James M. Fitz-Gerald. IOP Publishing Journal of Physics: Conference Series 59 (2007) 314–317 doi:10.1088/1742-6596/59/1/066 Eighth International Conference on Laser Ablation

"Thin film rf magnetron sputtering of gadolinium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet ultraviolet emitting materials" Y. Deng a,*, J.D. Fowlkes a, P.D. Rack a, J.M. Fitz-Gerald b Optical Materials 29 (2006) 183–191

"Effect of Ni as a minority alloying element on the corrosion behavior in Al–Cu–Mg–(Ni) metallic glasses" T. Aburada,* N. U¨ nlu¨ , J.M. Fitz-Gerald, G.J. Shiflet and J.R. Scully Scripta Materialia 58 (2008) 623–626

"Matrix assisted pulsed laser deposition of light emitting polymer thin films" J.M. Fitz-gerald, G. Jennings, R. Johnson, C. Fraser. Applied Physics. A Materials Science & Processing (2005) 80, 5, p.1109

"Laser Surface Modification of a Crystalline Al-Co-Ce Alloy for Enhanced Coroosion Resistance"  J.G. Hoekstra, S. B. Qadri, J.R. Scully, and J. M. Fitz-Gerald. Advanced Engineering Materials (2005), 7, No 9

"High-resolution three-dimensional reconstruction: A combined scanning electron microscope and focused ion-beam approach" R. K. Bansal, A. Kubis, R. Hull, and J. M. Fitz-Gerald. J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 24, 2 (2006)

"Non-aggregated Pd nanoparticles deposited onto catalytic supports" C.E. Allmond, V.P. Oleshko, J.M. Howe, J.M. Fitz-Gerald Applied Physics A –Materials Science & Processing, 82, p.675–678 (2006)

"Novel wet SEM imaging of organically modified montmorillonite clay dispersions" J. Li, J.M. Fitz-Gerald, J.P. Oberhauser. Appl. Phys. A Materials Science & Processing, 87, 97–102 (2007)

"Laser ablation of energetic polymer solutions: effect of viscosity and fluence on the splashing behavior" Romain Fardel, Lukas Urech, Thomas Lippert, Claude Phipps, James M. Fitz-Gerald, Alexander Wokaun Appl Phys A Materials Science & Engineering (2009) 94, p. 657–665

"Generation of surface features in films deposited by matrix-assisted pulsed laser evaporation: the effects of the stress confinement and droplet landing velocity" Aaron Sellinger, Elodie Leveugle, James M. Fitz-Gerald, Leonid V. Zhigilei Appl Phys A Materials Science & Engineering (2008) 92: 821–829

"Synthesis of multimetallic nanoparticles using a solution-based pulsed laser deposition approach" A.T. Sellinger, T. Aburada, and J.M. Fitz-Gerald SPIE Vol. 7005 700516-2 (2008)

"Effect of substrate temperature on poly(methyl methacrylate) nanocomposite thin films deposited by matrix assisted pulsed laser evaporation" A.T. Sellinger, A.H. Martin, J.M. Fitz-Gerald. Thin Solid Films 516 (2008) p6033–6040

"Ultraviolet emitting (Y1−xGdx)2O3−δ thin films deposited by radio frequency magnetron sputtering: Combinatorial modeling, synthesis, and rapid characterization" J.D. Fowlkes, J.M. Fitz-Gerald, P.D. Rack Thin Solid Films 510 (2006) 68–76

"Pulsed laser deposition vs. matrix assisted pulsed laser evaporation for growth of biodegradable polymer thin films" A.L. Mercado, C.E. Allmond, J.G. Hoekstra, J.M. Fitz-Gerald. Applied Physics A – Materials Science & Processing, 81, 591–599 (2005)

"Cathodoluminescence and its temperature dependence in Tm-doped AlxGa1–xN thin films" D. S. Lee, A. J. Steck, P. D. Rack, and J. M. Fitz-Gerald. Phys. Stat. Sol. 2, No. 7, 2765–2769 (2005)

"Ultraviolet emitting (Y1−xGdx)2O3−δ thin films deposited by radio frequency magnetron sputtering: Combinatorial modeling, synthesis, and rapid characterization" J.D. Fowlkes J.M. Fitz-Gerald. P.D. Rack. Thin Solid Films 510 (2006) 68–76

"Influence of macro segregation on hydrogen environment embrittlement of SUS 316L stainless steel" Thorsten Michler, Yongwon Lee, Richard P. Gangloff, Joerg Naumann. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 34 3201–3209 (2009)

"Crystallography of Fatigue Crack Propagation in Precipitation-Hardened Al-Cu-Mg/Li." YUNJO RO, SEAN R. AGNEW, and RICHARD P. GANGLOFF. METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A VOLUME 38A, DECEMBER 2007—3043

"Environmental Fatigue-Crack Surface Crystallography for Al-Zn-Cu-Mg-Mn/Zr" YUNJO RO, SEAN R. AGNEW, and RICHARD P. GANGLOFF. METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS TRANSACTIONS A VOLUME 39A, JUNE 2008—1449

"Crystallography of Fatigue Crack Propagation in Precipitation Hardened Al-Cu-Mg/Li" YunJo Ro, Sean R. Agnew and Richard P. Gangloff. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 3042—VOLUME 38A, DECEMBER 2007

"Dendritic Growth and Morphology Selection in Copper Electrodeposition from Acidic Sulfate Solutions Containing Chlorides" Wenbo Shao and Giovanni Zangari. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2009, 113 (23), pp 10097–10102

"Aqueous depletion of Mg from olivine surfaces enhanced by ion irradiation" E. D. Cantando,1 C. A. Dukes,1 M. J. Loeffler,1 and R. A. Baragiola1 JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH VOL. 113, E0901, 2008

"Fatigue crack formation and growth from localized corrosion in Al–Zn–Mg–Cu" Sangshik Kim, James T. Burns, Richard P. Gangloff. Engineering Fracture Mechanics 76 (2009) 651–667

"Laboratory simulations of sulfur depletion at Eros" M.J. Loeffler, C.A. Dukes, W.Y. Changa, L.A. McFadden, R.A. Baragiolaa, Icarus 195 (2008) 622–629

"Plastic anisotropy and the role of non-basal slip in magnesium alloy AZ31B" Sean R. Agnew, O¨ zgu¨ Duygulu. International Journal of Plasticity 21 (2005) 1161–1193

"Laboratory simulations of redeposition of impact ejecta on mineral surfaces" M.J. Loeffler, R.A. Baragiolaa, M. Murayama. Icarus 196 (2008) 285–292

"Hardening evolution of AZ31B Mg sheet "3 X.Y. Lou, M. Li, R.K. Boger, S.R. Agnew, R.H. Wagoner. International Journal of Plasticity Volume 23, Issue 1, January 2007, Pages 44-86

"Grain size effects on the tensile properties and deformation mechanisms of a magnesium alloy, AZ31B sheet 3 4" A. Jain, O. Duygulu, D.W. Brown, C.N. Tom, S.R. Agnew. Materials Science and Engineering: A Volume 486, Issues 1-2, 15 July 2008, Pages 545-555