US and International Patents Awarded

    1. United States Patent Number 5,628,824 entitled “High Growth Rate Homoepitaxial Diamond Film Deposition at High Temperatures by Microwave Plasma-Assisted Chemical Vapor Deposition, Yogesh. K. Vohra and Thomas. S. McCauley, Date of Patent: May 13, 1997.
    2. United States Patent Number 6,183,818 entitled “Process for Ultra Smooth Diamond Coating on Metals and Uses Thereof”, Yogesh K. Vohra and Shane A. Catledge, Date of Patent: February 6, 2001.
    3. United States Patent Number 6,858,078 entitled “Apparatus and Method for Diamond Production”, Russell Hemley, Ho-Kwang Mao, Chih-Shiue Yan and Yogesh Vohra, Date of Patent: February 22, 2005.
    4. U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 60/721,697 entitled “Ultra Smooth Nanostructured Diamond Films and Compositions and Methods for Producing Same”, by Valeriy V. Konovalov, Yogesh K. Vohra, and Shane A. Catledge, Filed on September 29th, 2006.
    5. United States Patent Number 7,235,130 entitled “Apparatus and Method for Diamond Production”, Russell J. Hemley, Ho-kwang Mao, Chih-Shiue Yan and Yogesh K. Vohra, Date of Patent: June 26, 2007.
    6. United States Patent Number 7,452,420 entitled “Apparatus and Method for Diamond Production”, Russell J. Hemley, Ho-kwang Mao, Chih-Shiue Yan and Yogesh K. Vohra, Date of Patent: November 18, 2008.
    7. U2013-0088. Articles and methods related to transdermal delivery of a therapeutic agent. Penman, A.; Wick, T.M.; Carmona-Moran, C.A., Kharlampieva, E.
    8. U2013-0008. Multilayer hydrogels of poly(4-vinylpyridene) with pH-triggered swelling and surface wettability. Kharlampieva, E.; Kozlovskaya, V.; Wan, Y.; Cropek, D.; Arcibal, I. PCT/US13/30708
    9. U2011-0057 Biodegradable photocatalytic nanocomposite microsponges of polylactic acid. Kharlampieva, E., Yancey, B., PCT/US2012/42880
    10. U2011-0058. Biomimetic ultrathin hydrogel coatings for pancreatic islet transplantation. Kharlampieva, E, Kozlovskaya, V. Cui, W., Thompson, J. A., PCT/US12/455222

Publications 2006 to present:


Bria StorrLuke MooreKallol ChakrabartyZaheeruddin MohammedVijaya RangariCheng-Chien Chen, Shane A. Catledge, “Properties of high entropy borides synthesized via microwave-induced plasma”, APL Materials 10, 061109 (2022)


Sumner Bently Harris1Jacob H. Paiste1Joseph Edoki2Robert R. Arslanbekov3 and Renato Camata4, Experimentally constrained multidimensional simulation of laser-generated plasmas and its application to UV nanosecond ablation of Se and Te,  Accepted Manuscript online 14 September 2021 • © 2021 IOP Publishing Ltd,

Bradford, J.P., Tucker, B., Hernandez-Moreno, G. et al. Low-temperature inductively coupled plasma as a method to promote biomineralization on 3D printed poly(lactic acid) scaffolds. J Mater Sci (2021).

Iwan, Seth; Kaleb C. Burrage, Bria C. Storr, Shane A. Catledge, Yogesh K. Vohra, Rostislav Hrubiak, and Nenad Velisavljevic.(2021)High-pressure high-temperature synthesis and thermal equation of state of high-entropy transition metal boride,AIP Advances 11, 035107

Kiran R Adhikari, Inessa Stanishevskaya, Pablo C Caracciolo, Gustavo A Abraham, Vinoy Thomas. Novel Poly(ester urethane urea)/Polydioxanone Blends: Electrospun Fibrous Meshes and Films. Molecules 2021, 26(13), 3847;

Kiran R Adhikari, Jordan Zimmerman, Pravin S Dimble, Bernabe S Tucker, Vinoy Thomas. Kink-free electrospun PET/PU-based vascular grafts with 3D-printed additive manufacturing reinforcement. Journal of Materials Research volume 36, pages4013–4023 (2021).

Wei-Chih Chen, Joanna N. Schmidt, Da Yan, Yogesh K. Vohra, Cheng-Chien Chen*, “Machine Learning and Evolutionary Prediction of Superhard B-C-N Compounds”, npj Computational Materials 7, 114 (2021).


Bernabe S. Tucker, Sheida Aliakbarshirazi, Vineeth M. Vijayan, Monica Thukkaram, Nathalie De Geyter, Vinoy Thomas, Nonthermal plasma processing for nanostructured biomaterials and tissue engineering scaffolds: A mini review, Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering, Volume 17, 2021, 100259, ISSN 2468-4511,

Kozlovskaya, A. Alford, M. Dolmat, M. Ducharme, R. Caviedes, L. Radford, S. Lapi, E. Kharlampieva, Multilayer microcapsules with shell-chelated 89Zr for PET imaging and controlled delivery. ACS Applied Mater. Interfaces. 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.0c17456

Alford, R. Caviedes, E. Kharlampieva, Photocrosslinked Hydrogel Replication of Small Objects: a Multistep Final Project for Undrgraduate Polymer Laboratories. J. Chem. Ed. 2020, 97, 1637-1643.

Restrepo, D., Naleway, S.E., Thomas, V. et al, Advanced Manufacturing for Biomaterials and Biological Materials, Part I JOM (2020).

S. Pigott, N. Velisavljevic, E. K. Moss, D. Popov, C. Park, J. A. Van Orman, N. Draganic, Y. K. Vohra, and B. T. Sturtevant, “Room-temperature compression and equation of state of body-centered cubic zirconium”, J. Phys: Condens. Matter 32, 12LT02 (2020). DOI:

Paul A. Baker, Wei-Chih Chen, Cheng-Chien Chen, Shane A. Catledge, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “First-Principles Predictions and Synthesis of B50C2 by Chemical Vapor Deposition”, Scientific Reports 10, 4454 (2020). DOI

Christopher S. Perreault, Yogesh K. Vohra,, Antonio M. dos Santos, Jamie J. Molaison, “Neutron diffraction study of magnetic ordering in high pressure phases of rare earth metal holmium”, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 507, 166843 (2020).

Kaleb C. Burrage, Chia-Min Lin, Wei-Chih Chen, Cheng-Chien Chen, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Experimental and Computational Studies on Superhard Material Rhenium Diboride under Ultrahigh Pressures”, Materials 13, 1657 (2020).

Kaleb C Burrage, Chia Min Lin, Wei-Chih Chen, Cheng-Chien Chen and Yogesh K Vohra, “Electronic structure and anisotropic compression of  Os2B3 to 358 GPa”, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 32, 405703 (2020). DOI

Vineeth M. Vijayan, Bernabe S. Tucker,  Patrick T. J. Hwang,   Pratheek S. Bobba,   Ho-Wook Jun, Shane A. Catledge, Yogesh K. Vohra  and  Vinoy Thomas, “Non-equilibrium organosilane plasma polymerization for modulating the surface of PTFE towards potential blood contact applications”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B 8, 2814 (2020). DOI

Christopher S. Perreault and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Static Compression of rare earth metal holmium to 282 GPa”, High Pressure Research (2020). DOI

N. Patel, Y. K. Vohra, R. K. Singh, and V. Thomas, “HuBiogel incorporated fibro-porous hybrid nanomatrix graft for vascular tissue interfaces”, Materials Today Chemistry 17, 1000323 (2020). DOI


Vijayan VM, Tucker BS, Baker PA, Vohra YK, Thomas V, Non-equilibrium hybrid organic plasma processing for superhydrophobic PTFE surface towards potential bio-interface applications, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces (2019), doi:

Almotiri and S.A. Catledge, “Molecular Imprinted Polyacrylamide as a Receptor for Creatinine Detection”, Adv. Sci. Eng. Med. 11, 394–400 (2019).

K. Hatch, J. Hlavata, K. Paulett, T. Liavitskaya, S. Vyazovkin, A. Stanishevsky, Nanocrystalline cellulose/polyvinylpyrrolidone nanofibrous composites prepared by electrospinning and thermal crosslinking J. Polym. Sci., 2019, v.2019, Article ID 7103936, 12 pages, doi: 10.1155/2019/7103936

D. Jelić, T. Liavitskaya, E. Paulechka, S. Vyazovkin, Accelerating effect of poly(vinylpyrrolidone) matrix on thermal decomposition of malonic acid
Ind. & Eng. Chem. Res., 2019, v.58, N8, 2891–2898.

V. L. Stanford, S. Vyazovkin, Crystallization of ammonium perchlorate from solution confined to native and organically modified silica nanopores, Thermochim. Acta, (submitted Nov. 23, accepted Dec. 21) (invited article)

S. Vyazovkin, “Nothing can hide itself from Thy heat”: Understanding Polymers via Unconventional Applications of Thermal Analysis Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2019, v.40, N1, 1800334; DOI: 10.1002/marc.201800334  (invited feature article)

T. Liavitskaya, S. Vyazovkin, Is the kinetics of crosslinking polymerization the same on heating and cooling?, Polymer, 2019, v.161, N1, 8-15.

VM Vijayan, AE Beeran, SJ Shenoy, J Muthu, V Thomas, New Magneto-Fluorescent Hybrid Polymer Nanogel for Theranostic Applications, ACS Applied Bio Materials 2 (2), 757-768 (2019)

R Surolia, FJ Li, Z Wang, H Li, K Dsouza, V Thomas, S Mirov, D Pérez-Sala, M Athar, V J. Thannickal, VB. Antony, Vimentin intermediate filament assembly regulates fibroblast invasion in fibrogenic lung injury JCI Insight. 2019;4(7):e123253

BS Tucker, R Surolia, PA Baker, Y Vohra, V Antony, V Thomas, Low-Temperature Air Plasma Modification of Electrospun Soft Materials and Bio-interfaces, TMS 2019 148th Annual Meeting & Exhibition Supplemental Proceedings, 819-826 (2019)

AT Wood, D Everett, S Kumar, MK Mishra, V Thomas, Fiber length and concentration: Synergistic effect on mechanical and cellular response in wet‐laid poly (lactic acid) fibrous scaffolds, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 107 (2 )331-342 (2019)

K Vig, K Swain, T Mlambo, P Baker, B Tucker, V Thomas, YK Vohra, Adhesion of Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells (HUVEC) on PTFE Material Following Surface Modification by Low Temperature Plasma Treatment, The FASEB Journal 33 (1_supplement), 603.3-603.3 (2019)

KR Adhikari, BS Tucker, V Thomas,” Tissue Engineering of Small-Diameter Vascular Grafts,” Biointegration of medical implant materials Science and design 2nd Edition, Ed. C Sharma, (2019), Elsevier/ Woodhead Publishing Limited, (accepted, in pre-print)


A. Baker, S. A. Catledge, S. Harris, K. J. Ham, W.-C. Chen, C. Chen, and Y. K. Vohra, “Computational Predictions and Microwave Plasma Synthesis of Superhard Boron-Carbon Materials”, Materials 11, 1279 (2018)  DOI:

S.L. Moore, G.K. Samudrala, S.A. Catledge, S.A., Y.K. Vohra, “Rapid Growth of Nanocrystalline Diamond on Single Crystal Diamond for Studies on Materials under Extreme Conditions”, Scientific Reports, 8 (1), 1402 (2018).

K. Chawla and N Chawla, “Fibrous Reinforcements for Composites,” In: Beaumont, P.W.R. and Zweben, C.H. (eds.), Comprehensive Composite Materials II. vol. 1(2018), pp. 1–12. Academic Press, Oxford.

C-H Hsueh, S. Schmauder, S., C.-S. Chen, K.K. Chawla, N. Chawla, W. Chen, Y. Kagawa (eds.), Handbook of Mechanics of Materials, Springer, Singapore, 2018, 2175 pp.

Ning, N. Lu, A. A. Hassen, K. Chawla, M. Selim & S. Pillay (2019): A review of Long fibre thermoplastic (LFT) composites, International Materials  Reviews, DOI: 10.1080/09506608.2019.1585004

K. Chawla “Mechanical testing single fibers,” In: C-H Hsueh, S. Schmauder, S., C.-S. Chen, K.K. Chawla, N. Chawla, W. Chen, Y. Kagawa (eds.), Handbook of Mechanics of Materials, Springer, Singapore, 2018.

K. Chawla and N Chawla, “Fibrous Reinforcements for Composites,” In: Beaumont, P.W.R. and Zweben, C.H. (eds.), Comprehensive Composite Materials II. vol. 1(2018), pp. 1–12. Academic Press, Oxford.

Nano and Microbubble Systems for on-demand Cancer Drug Delivery, K. I. Budhwani M. A Dettmann, M. N Saleh, V. Thomas* Current Nanoscience 14 (1) 2018. 10.2174/1573413713666171009160858

A. Espinosa-Dzib, S. Vyazovkin , Gelation of poly(vinylidene fluoride) solutions in native and organically modified silica nanopores, Molecules, 2018, v. 23, N11, 3025; (invited feature article)

S. Vyazovkin, Power law and Arrhenius approaches to the melting kinetics of superheated crystals: Are they compatible?  Cryst. Growth Des., 2018, v. 18, N11, 6389-6392.

Y. Ben Osman, T. Liavitskaya, S. Vyazovkin, Polyvinylpyrrolidone affects thermal stability of drugs in solid dispersions, Int. J. Pharm., 2018, v.551, N1-2, 111-120.

S. Vyazovkin, Nonisothermal crystallization of polymers: Getting more out of kinetic analysis of differential scanning calorimetry data, Polym. Cryst., 2018, v. 1, N2, e10003, (invited perspective article)

T. Liavitskaya, L. Birx, S. Vyazovkin, Thermal stability of malonic acid dissolved in polyvinylpyrrolidone and other polymeric matrices, Ind. & Eng. Chem. Res., 2018, v. 57, N15, 5228-5233.

S. Vyazovkin, Chapter 4: Modern isoconversional kinetics, pp. 131-172 in: “The Handbook of Thermal Analysis & Calorimetry, Vol.6: Recent Advances, Techniques and Applications, 2nd ed.”, Eds. S. Vyazovkin, N. Koga, C. Schick, Elsevier, 2018, 842pp. (book chapter)

T. Liavitskaya, S. Vyazovkin, Kinetics of thermal polymerization can be studied during continuous cooling Macromol. Rapid Commun., 2018, v 39, N4, 1700624, DOI: 10.1002/marc.201700624

K. Paulett, W. A. Brayer, K. Hatch, T. Kalous, J. Sewel, T. Liavitskaya, S. Vyazovkin, F. Liu, D. Lukáš, A. Stanishevsky, Effect of Nanocrystalline Cellulose Addition on Needleless Alternating Current Electrospinning and Properties of Nanofibrous Polyacrylonitrile Meshes
J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 2018, V. 135, N 5, 45772; DOI: 10.1002/app.45772

ND Sempertegui, AA Narkhede, V Thomas, SS Rao, A combined compression molding, heating, and leaching process for fabrication of micro-porous poly (ε-caprolactone) scaffolds, Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition 29 (16), 1978-1993, 2018

S Brahma, V Patel, S Pillay, H Ning, V Thomas, Characterization of discontinuous carbon fiber liquid molded PA-6 composites via strategic placement of additional reinforcements, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 37 (22), 1335-1345 2018

BS Tucker, PA Baker, KG Xu, YK Vohra, V Thomas, Atmospheric pressure plasma jet: A facile method to modify the intimal surface of polymeric tubular conduits,. Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces, and Films A 36, 04F404 (2018);

AT Wood, DT Everett, KJ Herron, V Thomas, Fibro-Porous Composite Nanobiomaterials for Enhanced Biointegration, NanoBioMaterials, 165-184,  2018

HM Dao, J Chen, BS Tucker, V Thomas, HW Jun, XC Li, S Jo, Hemopressin-based pH-sensitive hydrogel: a potential bioactive platform for drug delivery, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering 4 (7), 2435-2442, 2018

KI Budhwani, MA Dettmann, MN Saleh, V Thomas, Nano and Microbubble Systems for On-Demand Cancer Drug Delivery, Current Nanoscience 14 (1), 33-41, 2018

A Salaam, D Dean, V Thomas, Nanodiamonds as “magic bullets” for prostate cancer theranostics, Drug Delivery Nanosystems for Biomedical Applications, 333-356

KI Budhwani, PG Oliver, DJ Buchsbaum, V Thomas, Novel Biomimetic Microphysiological Systems for Tissue Regeneration and Disease Modeling, Novel Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine, 87-113, 2018. Nature- Springer groups publishing.

Lemons, J and Eberhardt, A, Retrieval Analysis Experience at a Single Center since 1970 and Recommendations for Future Directions, Beyond the Implant:  Retrieval Analysis Methods for Implant Surveillance, ASTM STP1606, W.M. Mihalko, J.E. Lemons, A. S. Greenwald, and S. M. Kurtz, Eds., ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2018, pp. 10-22, http://dx/


V. Thomas, P. Baker, A. Catledge, G. P. Siegel, Y. K. Vohra,  Book Chapter entitled “Ceramic Coatings in Load-Bearing Articulating Joint Implants”, in Materials and Devices for Bone Disorders, Edited by Bose and Bandyopadhyay,  Elsevier – Academic Press 2017, pp 315-347.

Craig R Johnson, Georgiy M Tsoi and Yogesh K Vohra, “Magnetic transition temperatures follow crystallographic symmetry in samarium under high-pressures and low-temperatures”, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 29, 065801 (2017).  DOi:

Kathryn J. Ham, Yogesh K. Vohra, Yoshio Kono, Andrew A. Wereszczak, and Parimal Patel, “White-beam X-ray diffraction and radiography studies on high-boron-containing borosilicate glass at high pressures”, High Pressure Research 37, 233 (2017).

C. T. Wolowiec, Y. Fang, C. A. McElroy, J. R. Jeffries, R. L. Stillwell, E. Svanidze, J. M. Santiago, E. Morosan, S. T. Weir, Y. K. Vohra, and M. B. Maple, “Pressure effects in the itinerant antiferromagnetic metal TiAu”, Physical Review B 95, 214403 (2017).doi/10.1103/PhysRevB.95.214403

Christopher S. Perreault, Nenad Velisavljevic, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “High-pressure structural parameters and equation of state of osmium to 207 GPa”, Cogent Physics 4, 1376899 (2017).

Paul A. Baker, David R. Goodloe, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Morphological Transition in Diamond Thin-Films Induced by Boron in a Microwave Plasma Deposition Process”, Materials 2017, 10(11), 1305.

L. G. Steele, M. Lawson, M. Onyszczak, B. T. Bush, Z. Mei, A. P. Dioguardi, J. King, A. Parker, A. Pines, S. T. Weir, W. Evans, K. Visbeck, Y. K. Vohra, and N. J. Curro, “Optically detected magnetic resonance of nitrogen vacancies in a diamond anvil cell using designer diamond anvils”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 111, 221903 (2017).

Kevin M. Hope, Gopi K. Samudrala, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Near-zero thermal expansion in magnetically ordered state in dysprosium at high pressures and low temperatures”, Cogent Physics 4, 1412107 (2017).

Alford, V. Kozlovskaya, B. Xue, N. Gupta, W. Higgins, D. Pham-Hua, L. He, V. S. Urban, H. M. Tse, E. Kharlampieva*, Manganoporphyrin-Polyphenol Multilayer Capsules as Radical and ROS Scavengers. Chemistry of Materials, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b03502.

V. Kozlovskaya, F. Liu, B. Xue, F. Ahmad, M. Saeed, E. Kharlampieva*, Polyphenolic polymersomes of temperature-sensitive poly(N-vinylcaprolactam)-block-(poly(N-vinylpyrrolidone) for anticancer therapy. Biomacromolecules 2017, 18, 2552-2563.

Xue, W. Wang, J.-J. Qin, B. Nijampatnam, S. Murugesan, V. Kozlovskaya, R. Zhang*, S. E. Velu*, E. Kharlampieva*, Highly efficient delivery of potent anticancer iminoquinone derivative by multilayer hydrogel cubes. Acta Biomaterialia 2017, 58, 386-398.

O. Zavgorodnya, C. A. Carmona-Moran, V. Kozlovskaya, F. Liu, T. M. Wick, E. Kharlampieva*, Temperature-responsive nanogel multilayers of poly(N-vinylcaprolactam) for topical drug delivery. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2017, 506, 589-602. Front Cover.

P. K. Das, D. N. Dean, A. L. Fogel, F. Liu, B. Abel, C. L. McCormick, E. Kharlampieva, V. Rangachari, S. E. Morgan*, Aqueous RAFT Synthesis of Glycopolymers for Determination of Saccharide Structure and Concentration Effects on Amyloid β Aggregation.  Biomacromolecules, 2017, 18, pp 3359–3366.

V. Kain, F. Liu, V. Kozlovskaya, K. A. Ingle, S. Bolisetty, A. Agarwal, S. Khedkar, S. D. Prabhu, E. Kharlampieva, G. V. Halade*, Resolution Agonist 15-epi-Lipoxin A4 Programs Early Activation of Resolving Phase in Post-Myocardial Infarction Healing. Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 9999.

J. Chen, S. Ratnayaka, A. Alford, V. Kozlovskaya, F. Liu, B. Xue, K. Hoyt, E. Kharlampieva*, Theranostic multilayer capsules for ultrasound imaging and guided drug delivery. ACS Nano  2017, 11, 3135-3146.

Pham-Hua, L. E. Padgett, B. Xue, B. Anderson, M. Zeiger, V. Kozlovskaya, E. Kharlampieva*, H. M. Tse*, Islet encapsulation with polyphenol coatings decreases proinflammatory immune responses and restores euglycemia in diabetic mice. Biomaterials 2017, 128, 19-32.

B. Xue, V. Kozlovskaya, E. Kharlampieva*, Shaped stimuli-responsive hydrogel particles for drug delivery. J. Mater. Chem. B 2017, 5, 9-35. Invited Review. Front Cover. Included in the Hot Article 2017 web collection.

A. Alford, V. Kozlovskaya, E. Kharlampieva, 2016, “Small angle scattering for pharmaceutical applications: From drugs to drug delivery systems”, In Biological Small Angle Scattering: Techniques, Strategies and Tips, B. Chaudhuri, I. G. Munoz, V. Urban, S. Qian (Eds), Springer, 2017. ISBN 978-981-10-6038-0.

McKenzie, W. S., Louis, P.J., “Temporomandibular Total Joint Prosthesis Infections:  A Ten-Year Retrospective Analysis”, Int. J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg. 2017; 46:596-602.

Triplett RG, Berger J, Jensen O, Louis P. Dental and Craniomaxillofacial Implant Surgery. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017 Aug;75(8S):e74-e93. doi: 10.1016/j.joms.2017.04.030

Kau, C.H., Rahman, F., Celebi, A, Louis, P.J., “A comprehensive treatment approach for idiopathic condylar resorption and anterior open bite with 3D virtual surgical planning and self-ligated customized lingual appliance”, Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop, June 2017 (accepted).

Louis, PJ, Smith, CB.  “Complication Rates of Facelift Alone Versus Facelift in Conjunction with Temporomandibular Joint Replacement”, Clinics in Surgery May 2017, Volume 2; Article 1308.

Louis, P.J., Sims P.J., Mizukawa, M., “Basic Principles of Anesthesia”. Anesthesia Considerations for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon; Mizukawa, Matthew, McKenna, Samuel J., Vega, Luis G., 2017, pp 3 – 14.

Louis, P.J., Cruthirds, D.L., Sims P.J., “Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting”. Anesthesia Considerations for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon; Mizukawa, Matthew, McKenna, Samuel J., Vega, Luis G., 2017, pp 71 – 80.

Louis, P.J., Cruthirds, D.L., Sims P.J., “Dental and Craniomaxillofacial Implant Surgery”. Anesthesia Considerations for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon; Mizukawa, Matthew, McKenna, Samuel J., Vega, Luis G., 2017, pp 71 –

S. Vyazovkin, Isoconversional kinetics of polymers: The decade past Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2017, v 38, N3, DOI: 10.1002/marc.201600615 (invited feature article)

T. Liavitskaya, L. Birx, S. Vyazovkin, Melting Kinetics of Superheated Crystals of Glucose and Fructose
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2017, v. 19, N38, 26056-26064.

J. R. Prado, S. Vyazovkin, Phase Separation of Triethylamine and Water in Native and Organically Modified Silica Nanopores, J. Chem. Phys., 2017, v, 147, N11, 114508-1 – 114508-9.

T. Liavitskaya, S. Vyazovkin, Delving into the kinetics of reversible thermal decomposition of solids measured on heating and cooling, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, v. 121, N28, 15392-15401.

V. L. Stanford, S. Vyazovkin, Thermal decomposition kinetics of malonic acid in the condensed phase
Ind. & Eng. Chem. Res., 2017, v. 56, N28, 7964-7970.

T. Liavitskaya, N. Guigo, N. Sbirrazzuoli, S. Vyazovkin, Further insights into the kinetics of thermal decomposition during continuous cooling Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2017, v. 19, N29, 18836-18844 (featured on cover).

I. Oluwoye, B. Z. Dlugogorski, J. Gore, S. Vyazovkin, O. Boyron, M. Altarawneh, Thermal Reduction of NOx with Recycled Polyethylene, Environ. Sci. Technol., 2017, v. 51, N13, 7714-7722.

S. Vyazovkin, The truncated Sestak-Berggren equation is still the Sestak-Berggren equation, just truncated.  J. Therm. Anal. Calorim., 2017, v. 127, N1, 1125–1126.

Lemons, Jack, Memorial for Dr. Carl Misch:  Thanks for the memories, Memorial, AAID News, Winter 2017, p. 14.

Lemons, Jack, Memorial for Dr. Leonard Linkow: “Father of Dental Implants” Memorial, AAID News, Spring 2017, p. 15.

Werner, F, Haggard, W, Mihalko, W, and Lemons, J, Consensus Performance Standards for Hip, Knee and Shoulder Arthroplasty Devices, AAOS Now, May 2017.

Lemons, J and Eberhardt, A, Experience from Device Retrieval and Analysis and Recommendations, ASTM 1606 Symposium, Beyond the Implant: Retrieval Analysis Methods for Implants Surveillance, 2017 (In Press)

Do-Yeon Cho, Kyle Hoffman, Daniel Skinner, Dongjin Lim, Grant Alexander, Chaeyun Bae, Dongkeun Han, Ho-Wook Jun, Bradford Woodworth. Tolerance and Pharmacokinetics of a Ciprofloxacin-coated Sinus Stent in a Preclinical Model. International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology, 2017, 7, 352-358

Mounica Yanamandala, Wuqiang Zhu, Daniel J. Garry, Timothy Kamp, Joshua M. Hare, Ho-Wook Jun, Young-Sup Yoon, Nenad Bursac, Sumanth D. Prabhu, Gerald W. Dorn II, Roberto Bolli, Richard N. Kitsis, Jianyi Zhang. Overcoming the Roadblocks to Cardiac Cell Therapy Using Tissue Engineering. Journal of American College of Cardiology, 2017, 70, 766-775

Chang-Hee Whang, KyeongSoo Kim, Jungeun Bae, Jun Chen, Ho-Wook Jun, Seongbong Jo. Novel biodegradable polymer with redox-triggered backbone cleavage through sequential 1,6-elimination and 1,5- cyclization reactions. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2017, 38, 1700395. DOI: 10.1002/marc.201700395

Patrick Hwang, Dishant Shah, Jacob Garcia, Grant Alexander, Dong-Jin Lim, Wangxing Cui, David Cooper, Anath Shalev, Tatsuya Kin, Jeong-A Kim, Ho-Wook Jun. Encapsulation of Human Islets Using a Biomimetic Self-assembled Nanomatrix Gel for Protection Against Cellular Inflammatory Responses. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, 2017, 3, 2110-2119

SJ Lee, YD Sohn, A Andukuri, S Kim, J Byun, JW Han, IH park, HW Jun, YS Yoon. Enhanced Therapeutic and Long-Term Dynamic Vascularization Effects of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Endothelial Cells Encapsulated in a Nanomatrix Gel. Circulation, 2017 In Pres
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.026329. [Epub ahead of print]

Grant Alexander, Patrick Hwang, Jun Chen, Jeong-A Kim, Brigitta Brott, Young-Sup Yoon, Ho-Wook Jun. Nanomatrix Coated Stent Enhances Endothelialization but Reduces Platelet, Smooth Muscle Cell, and Monocyte Adhesion under Physiologic Conditions. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 2017 In Press

Portable perfusion phantom for quantitative DCE-MRI of the abdomen, H. Kim, M. Mousa, P. Schexnailder R. Hergenrother, M. Bolding, V. Thomas,  E. Morgan, Med. Phy. 44(10):5198-5209  (2017)

Insight into Oral Biofilm: Primary, Secondary and Residual Caries and Phyto-Challenged Solutions S Chenicheri, R Ramachandran, A Wood, V Thomas*, The Open Dentistry Journal 11 (1), 2017

Biphasic organo-bioceramic fibrous composite as a biomimetic extracellular matrix for bone tissue regeneration. S Kumar, IJA Stokes, D Dean, C Rogers, E Nyairo, V Thomas, MK Mishra, Frontiers in bioscience (Elite edition) 9, 192 (2017)

Dimensionally Stable Fiber-Reinforced Hydrogels for Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, A Wood, V Thomas*, Current Tissue Engineering (2017)  5 (DOI: 10.2174/2211542005666161107111647)


AT Wood, D Everett, KI Budhwani, B Dickinson, V Thomas. “Wet-laid soy fiber reinforced hydrogel scaffold: Fabrication, mechano-morphological and cell studies.”  Materials Science and Engineering: C 63, 308-316 (2016).

KI Budhwani, V Thomas, P Sethu “Lab-on-a-brane: nanofibrous polymer membranes to recreate organ–capillary interfaces” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 26 (3), 035013 (2016

Smith, S. J., Montgomery, J. M., & Vohra, Y. K. (2016). High-pressure high-temperature phase diagram of organic crystal paracetamol. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 28(3). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/28/3/035101

Li, L., Parker, D., Chi, M., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., & Sefat, A. S. (2016). Metallicity of Ca2Cu6P5 with single and double copper-pnictide layers. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 671, 334-339. doi:10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.02.084

Schoenrock, K. M., Schram, J. B., Amsler, C. D., McClintock, J. B., Angus, R. A., & Vohra, Y. K. (2016). Climate change confers a potential advantage to fleshy Antarctic crustose macroalgae over calcified species.. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 474, 58-66. doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2015.09.009

Stillwell, R. L., Jenei, Z., Weir, S. T., Vohra, Y. K., & Jeffries, J. R. (2016). Superconducting B i2Te: Pressure-induced universality in the (B i2)m(B i2 T e3)n series. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 93(9). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.93.094511

K.K. Chawla, Fibrous Materials, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England, 2016.


Stillwell, R. L., Jeffries, J. R., McCall, S. K., Lee, J. R. I., Weir, S. T., & Vohra, Y. K. (2015).
Strongly coupled electronic, magnetic, and lattice degrees of freedom in LaC o5 under pressure. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 92(17). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.92.174421

Bishop, M. M., Velisavljevic, N., Chellappa, R., & Vohra, Y. K. (2015). High Pressure-Temperature Phase Diagram of 1,1-Diamino-2,2-dinitroethylene (FOX-7). Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119(37), 9739-9747. doi:10.1021/acs.jpca.5b07811

Vohra, Y. K., Samudrala, G. K., Moore, S. L., Montgomery, J. M., Tsoi, G. M., & Velisavljevic, N. (2015). High pressure studies using two-stage diamond micro-anvils grown by chemical vapor deposition. High Pressure Research, 35(3), 282-288. doi:10.1080/08957959.2015.1053881

Patel, H. N., Garcia, R., Schindler, C., Dean, D., Pogwizd, S. M., Singh, R., . . . Thomas, V. (2015). Fibro-porous poliglecaprone/polycaprolactone conduits: Synergistic effect of composition and in vitro degradation on mechanical properties. Polymer International, 64(4), 547-555. doi:10.1002/pi.4834

Samudrala, G. K., Moore, S. L., & Vohra, Y. K. (2015). Fabrication of diamond based sensors for use
in extreme environments. Materials, 8(5), 2054-2061. doi:10.3390/ma8052054

K.K. Chawla, “Materials, Composites,” in Discoveries in Modern Science: Exploration, Invention, Technology, (James Trefil, ed.), Macmillan, Farmington Hills, 2015, p. 668.

G.M. Gladysz and K.K. Chawla, Voids in Materials: From Unavoidable Defects to Designed Cellular Materials, Elsevier, Boston, 2015.


Uhoya, W., Cargill, D., Gofryk, K., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., Sefat, A. S., & Weir, S. T. (2014). High pressure effects on the superconductivity in rare-earth-doped CaFe2As2. High Pressure Research, 34(1), 49-58. doi:10.1080/08957959.2013.879867

Samudrala, G. K., Tsoi, G. M., Weir, S. T., & Vohra, Y. K. (2014). Structural and magnetic phase transitions in gadolinium under high pressures and low temperatures. High Pressure Research, 34(4), 385-391. doi:10.1080/08957959.2014.977277

Mcelroy, C. A., Hamlin, J. J., White, B. D., Weir, S. T., Vohra, Y. K., & Maple, M. B. (2014). Electrical resistivity of single crystals of LaFeAsO under applied pressure. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 90(12). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.90.125134

Velisavljevic, N., Jacobsen, M. K., & Vohra, Y. K. (2014). Structural phase stability in nanocrystalline titanium to 161 GPa. Materials Research Express, 1(3). doi:10.1088/2053-1591/1/3/035044

Smith, S. J., Bishop, M. M., Montgomery, J. M., Hamilton, T. P., & Vohra, Y. K. (2014). Polymorphism in paracetamol: Evidence of additional forms IV and v at high pressure . Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 118(31), 6068-6077. doi:10.1021/jp411810y

Samudrala, G. K., Tsoi, G. M., Weir, S. T., & Vohra, Y. K. (2014). Magnetic ordering temperatures in rare earth metal dysprosium under ultrahigh pressures. High Pressure Research, 34(2), 266-272. doi:10.1080/08957959.2014.903946

Samudrala, G. K., Vohra, Y. K., Walock, M. J., & Miles, R. (2014). Rapid growth of nanostructured diamond film on silicon and Ti-6Al-4V alloy substrates. Materials, 7(1), 365-374. doi:10.3390/ma7010365

Sonal Singh, Vinoy Thomas, Dmitry Martyshkin, Veronika Kozlovskaya, Eugenia Kharlampieva, Shane A Catledge (2014) Spatially controlled fabrication of a bright fluorescent nanodiamond-array with enhanced far-red Si-V luminescence.  Nanotechnology 25(4):045302 (2014)

Zocco, D. A., Hamlin, J. J., White, B. D., Kim, B. J., Jeffries, J. R., Weir, S. T., . . . Maple, M. B. (2014). Persistent non-metallic behavior in Sr2IrO4 and Sr3Ir2O7 at high pressures.  . J Phys Condens Matter, 26(25), 255603. doi:10.1088/0953-8984/26/25/255603

Carrie Schindler, Brandon L. Williams, Harsh N. Patel, Vinoy Thomas, Derrick R. Dean (2014) Electrospun polycaprolactone/polyglyconate blends: Miscibility, mechanical behavior, and degradation, Polymer  54(25):6824-6833.

Uhoya, W. O., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., Sefat, A. S., & Weir, S. T. (2014). Pressure-induced superconductivity and structural transitions in Ba(Fe 0.9Ru0.1)2As2. European Physical Journal B, 87(3). doi:10.1140/epjb/e2014-40265-8

K.K. Chawla and N. Chawla, “Metal Matrix Composites,” Encyclopedia of Automotive Engineering, (D. Crolla, D.E. Foster, T. Kobayashi, and N. Vaughan, eds.),), Encyclopedia of Automotive Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2014, p. 279.

K.K. Chawla and N. Chawla, “Thermal shock behavior of ceramic matrix composites,”  In Hetnarski R.B. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Thermal Stresses, Vol. 9,  Springer,  Dordrecht, 2014, p. 5114.

Culpepper, BK, Webb, WM, Bellis, SL  (2014)Tunable delivery of bioactive peptides from HA biomaterials and allograft bone using variable length polyglutamate domains.  J. Biomed  Mater  Res, 102: 1008-1016

Bonvallet, PP, Culpepper, BK, Bain, JL,  Thomas, S.J., Bellis, SL.  (2014) Microporous dermal-like electrospun scaffolds promote accelerated skin regeneration.  Tissue Eng, 20:2434-2445

Bain, JL, Culpepper, BK, Reddy, MS, Bellis, SL.   (2014) Comparing variable-length polyglutamate domains to anchor an osteoinductive collagen-mimetic  peptide to diverse bone graft materials.  Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants, in press

Liu, V. Kozlovskaya, O. Zavgorodnya, C. Martinez-Lopez, S. Catledge, E. Kharlampieva, Encapsulation of anticancer drug with hydrogen-bonded multilayers of tannic acid. Soft Matter 2014, DOI: 10.1039/C4SM01813C.

O. Zavgorodnya, V. Kozlovskaya, X. Liang, N. Kothalawala, S. Catledge, A. Dass, E. Kharlampieva, Temperature-responsive properties of nanothin poly(N-vinylcaprolactam) multilayer hydrogels in the presence of Hofmeister anions. Materials Research Express 2014, 1, 035039.

X. Liang, V. Kozlovskaya, C. P. Cox, Y. Wang, M. Saeed, E. Kharlampieva, Synthesis and Self-Assembly of Thermosensitive Double-hydrophilic Poly(N-vinylcaprolactam)-b-poly(N-vinyl-2-pyrrolidone) Diblock Copolymers. J. Polym. Sci. A: Polym. Chem. 2014, 52, 2725-2737.

V. Kozlovskaya, J. Alexander, Y. Wang, T. Kuncewicz, X. Liu, B. Godin, E. Kharlampieva, Internalization of Red Blood Cell-mimicking Hydrogel Capsules with pH-triggered Shape Responses. ACS Nano 2014, 8(6), 5725-5737.

E. Kharlampieva, V. Kozlovskaya, 2014, “Cytocompatibility and Toxicity of Functional Coatings Engineered at Cell Surfaces”, In Cell Surface Engineering: Fabrication of Functional Nanoshells, R. W. Fakhrullin, I. S. Choi, Y. M. Lvov (Eds), Ch. 6, pp. 98-125. Royal Society of Chemistry (UK), DOI:10.1039/9781782628477-00098

S. Vyazovkin, K. Chrissafis, M. L. Di Lorenzo, N. Koga, M. Pijolat, B. Roduit, N. Sbirrazzuoli, J. J. Suñol, ICTAC Kinetics Committee Recommendations for Collecting Experimental Thermal Analysis Data for Kinetic Computations, Thermochim. Acta, 2014, v. 590, 1-23.

B. Yancey, S. Vyazovkin, Venturing into kinetics and mechanism of nanoconfined solid-state reactions: Trimerization of sodium dicyanamide in nanopores, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2014, v. 16, N23, 11409-11416.

J. R. Prado, S. Vyazovkin, Melting of gelatin gels containing laponite, montmorillonite, and chitosan particles, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2014, v. 215, N9, 867-872.

S. Vyazovkin, B. Yancey, K. Walker, Polymer melting kinetics appears to be driven by heterogeneous nucleation,       Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2014, v. 215, N2, 205-209.

U. Sunay, J. Dashdorj, M. E. Zvanut, J. G. Harrison, J. H. Leach, and K. Udwary, “Charge transfer in Fe-doped GaN: The role of the donor”,  AIP Conference Proceedings 1583, 297 (2014).


Thomas, S. A., Montgomery, J. M., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., Chesnut, G. N., Weir, S. T., Dos Santos, A. M. (2013). Neutron diffraction and electrical transport studies on magnetic ordering in terbium at high pressures and low temperatures. High Pressure Research, 33(3), 555-562. doi:10.1080/08957959.2013.806503

Brady, N., Montgomery, J., Tsoi, G., Gebre, T., Weir, S., Vohra, Y., & Hilton, D. (2013). Equation of state and electrical resistivity of the heavy fermion superconductor CeCoIn<Subscript>5</Subscript> to 51 GPa. The European Physical Journal B, 86(7) , 1-4.  DOI:

Jeffries, J. R., Söderlind, P., Cynn, H., Landa, A., Evans, W. J., Weir, S. T., . . . Lander, G. H. (2013). Magnetism and structural distortions in uranium sulfide under pressure.  Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 87(21). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.87.214104

Uhoya, W. O., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., Mitchell, J. E., Safa-Sefat, A., & Weir, S. (2013). High pressure low temperature studies on 1-2-2 iron-based superconductors using designer diamond cells. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, 1582(4). doi:10.1557/opl.2013.945

Zarogiannis, S. G., Filippidis, A. S., Fernandez, S., Jurkuvenaite, A., Ambalavanan, N., Stanishevsky, A., Matalon, S. (2013). Nano-TiO2 particles impair adhesion of airway epithelial cells to fibronectin. Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology, 185(2 ), 454-460. doi:10.1016/j.resp.2012.08.013

R.P. Weber , K.K. Chawla , J.C. Miguez Suarez,” Influence of notch orientation and temperature on the impact behavior of dual hardness steel composite ,” Materials Science & Engineering A, 580 (2013) 279–287

Zheng, Y, McFarland, BC, Drygin, D, Yu, H, Bellis, SL, Kim, H,  Bredel, M, Benveniste, EN (2013) Targeting protein kinase CK2 suppresses pro-survival signaling pathways and growth of glioblastoma.  Clin Cancer Res, 19: 6484-6494

Kirshenbaum, K., Syers, P. S., Hope, A. P., Butch, N. P., Jeffries, J. R., Weir, S. T.,  Paglione, J. (2013). Pressure-induced unconventional superconducting phase in the topological insulator Bi2Se3. Physical Review Letters, 111(8). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.087001

Culpepper, BK, Bonvallet, PP, Reddy, MS, Ponnazhagan, S, Bellis, SL (2013) Polyglutamate directed coupling of bioactive peptides for the delivery of osteoinductive signals on allograft bone.  Biomaterials, 34: 1506-1513

Culpepper, BK, Morris, DS, Prevelige, PE, Bellis, SL (2013) Engineering nanocages with polyglutamate domains for coupling to hydroxyapatite biomaterials and allograft bone. Biomaterials, 34: 2455-2463

Swindall, AF, Londono-Joshi, AI, Schultz, MJ, Fineberg, N, Buchsbaum, DJ, Bellis, SL (2013) ST6Gal-I protein expression is upregulated in human epithelial tumors and correlates with stem cell markers in normal tissues and colon cancer cell lines.  Cancer Res, 73: 2368-2378

Catledge, S. A., Thomas, V., & Vohra, Y. K. (2013). Nanostructured diamond coatings for orthopaedic applications. Unknown Journal, 105-150. doi:10.1533/9780857093516.2.105

Schultz, MJ, Swindall, AF, Wright, JW, Sztul, ES, Landen, CN, Bellis, SL.  (2013) ST6Gal-I sialyltransferase confers cisplatin resistance in ovarian tumor cells.  J Ovarian Res, 6: 25

S. Vyazovkin, B. Yancey, K. Walker, Nucleation driven kinetics of poly(ethylene terephthalate) melting, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2013, v. 214, N22, 2562−2566.

Ambalavanan, N., Stanishevsky, A., Bulger, A., Halloran, B., Steele, C., Vohra, Y., & Matalon, S. (2013). Titanium oxide nanoparticle instillation induces inflammation and inhibits lung development in mice. American Journal of Physiology – Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, 304(3), L152-L161. doi:10.1152/ajplung.00013.2012

R. Farasat, B. Yancey, S. Vyazovkin, High Temperature Solid-solid Transition in Ammonium Chloride Confined to Nanopores, J. Phys. Chem. C 2013, v. 117, N26, 13713-13721.

J. L. Atkinson, S. Vyazovkin, Dynamic Mechanical Analysis and Hydrolytic Degradation Behavior of Linear and Branched Poly(L-lactide)s and Poly(L-lactide-co-glycolide)s    Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2013, v. 214, N7, 835-843.

Karna, S. K., Martyshkin, D. V., Vohra, Y. K., & Weir, S. T. (2013). Synthesis and characterization of boron-doped single crystal diamond. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 1519, 87-92. DOI:

R. Farasat, B. Yancey, S. Vyazovkin, Loading salts from solutions into nanopores: model and its test, Chem. Phys. Lett., 2013, v. 558, 72-76.

Samudrala, G. K., & Vohra, Y. K. (2013). Structural Properties of Lanthanides at Ultra High Pressure. Handbook on the Physics and Chemistry of Rare Earths, 43, 275-319.

PJ Jency, V Thomas, M Jayabalan, (2013) Synthesis and Evaluation of Carboxy ‐Terminated Poly (trimethylene propane trifumarate)–Poly (ethylene glycol) as a Biodegradable Mucoadhesive Resin, Advances in Polymer Technology 32 (3). DOI: 10.1002/adv.20200

Sarah Kezar, Haylie Reed, Virginia Aida, Vinoy Thomas, Yogesh Vohra, Candace Floyd (2013) DEVELOPMENT OF AN OBJECTIVE ASSESSMENT SYSTEM OF DORSAL ROOT GANGLION OUTGROWTH, JOURNAL OF NEUROTRAUMA 30 (15), A61-A61.

Reginna E Scarber, Amanee D Salaam, Vinoy Thomas, Gregg M Janowski, Derrick Dean (2013) Direct SolGel Electrospinning of Fibrous Bioglass Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering, Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering 3 (4), 440-447.

M Ramalingam, MF Young, V Thomas, L Sun, LC Chow, CK Tison, K Chatterjee, WC Miles, CG Simon . (2013) Nanofiber scaffold gradients for interfacial tissue engineering, Journal of biomaterials applications 27 (6), 695-705

Biliyar N Bhat, Dave L Ellis, Vadim Smelyanskiy, Michael Foygel, Aaron Rape, Jogender Singh, Yogesh K Vohra, Vinoy Thomas, Kyle G Otte, Deyu Li (2013) Copper-Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes and Copper-Diamond Composites for Advanced Rocket Engines, NASA Technical Report 2013, April 29.

Chen, V. Kozlovskaya, A. Goins, J. Campos-Gomez, M. Saeed, E. Kharlampieva, Biocompatible shaped particles from dried multilayer polymer capsules. Biomacromolecules 2013, DOI: 10.1021/bm4008666.

Y. Wang, V. Kozlovskaya, I. Arcibal, D. Cropek, E. Kharlampieva, Highly swellable ultrathin poly(4-vinylpyridine) multilayer hydrogels with pH-triggered surface wettability. Soft Matter 2013, 9(39), 9420-9429.

M. Petr, E. Kharlampieva, D. Cropek, S. Grimme, On the origin of the major peak cluster spacing in the mass spectra of copolymers. Macromolecules 2013, 46(15), 6233-6242.

V. Kozlovskaya, O. Zavgorodnya, Y. Wang, J. F. Ankner, E. Kharlampieva, Tailoring Architecture of Nanothin

Y. Lu, A. Zhuk, L. Xu, X. Liang, E. Kharlampieva, S. A. Sukhishvili, Tunable pH and temperature response of weak polyelectrolyte brushes: Role of hydrogen-bonding and monomer hydrophobicity. Soft Matter, 2013, 9, 5464-5472

R.P. Weber , K.K. Chawla , J.C. Miguez Suarez,” Influence of notch orientation and temperature on the impact behavior of dual hardness steel composite ,” Materials Science & Engineering A, 580 (2013) 279–287

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Bishop, M. M., Chellappa, R. S., Pravica, M., Coe, J., Liu, Z., Dattlebaum, D., Velisavljevic, N. (2012). 1,1-diamino-2,2-dinitroethylene under high pressuretemperature.  Journal of Chemical Physics, 137(17). doi:10.1063/1.4759448

Phipps, MC, Clem, WC, Grunda, JM, Clines, GA, and Bellis, SL (2012) Increasing the pore sizes of bone-mimetic electrospun scaffolds comprised of polycaprolactone, collagen I and hydroxyapatite to enhance cell infiltration.  Biomaterials, 33: 524-534.

Uhoya, W., Tsoi, G., Vohra, Y., Wolanyk, N., Muralidhara Rao, S., Wu, M. K., & Weir, S. (2012). Simultaneous measurement of pressure evolution of crystal structure andsuperconductivity in FeSe 0.92 using designer diamonds. EPL, 99(2).  doi: 10.1209/0295-5075/99/26002

Samudrala, G. K., Tsoi, G. M., & Vohra, Y. K. (2012). Structural phase transitions in yttrium under ultrahigh pressures. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 24(36).

Phipps MC, Xu Y, and Bellis SL. (2012) Delivery of platelet-derived growth factor as a chemotactic factor for mesenchymal stem cells by bone-mimetic electrospun scaffolds.  PLoS One 7:e40831

S. Vyazovkin, Thermogravimetric Analysis, in: “Characterization of materials”, 2nd ed.; Ed. E. Kaufmann, John Wiley & Sons, 2012 (ISBN: 978-1-1181-1074-4), Vol. 1, p. 471-482 (invited book chapter)

Zocco, D. A., Tütün, D. Y., Hamlin, J. J., Jeffries, J. R., Weir, S. T., Vohra, Y. K., & Maple, M. B. (2012). High pressure transport studies of the LiFeAs analogs CuFeTe 2 and Fe 2As. Superconductor Science and Technology, 25(8). doi:10.1088/0953-2048/25/8/084018

N. Guigo, N. Sbirrazzuoli, S. Vyazovkin, Atypical gelation in gelatin solutions probed by ultra fast calorimetry, Soft Matter, 2012, v. 8, N27, 7116-7121 (featured on journal cover)

J. L. Atkinson, S. Vyazovkin, Thermal Properties and Degradation Behavior of Linear and Branched Poly(L-lactide)s and Poly(L-lactide-co-glycolide)s,   Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2012, v. 213, N9, 924–936.

N. Guigo, N. Sbirrazzuoli, S. Vyazovkin, Gelation on heating of supercooled gelatin solutions, Macromol. Rapid Commun., 2012, v. 33, N 8, 698-702.

Thomas, S. A., Uhoya, W. O., Tsoi, G. M., Wenger, L. E., Vohra, Y. K., Chesnut, G. N., Dos Santos, A. M. (2012). Neutron diffraction and electrical transport studies on the incommensurate magnetic phase transition in holmium at high pressures. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 24(21). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/24/21/216003

Hamlin, J. J., Jeffries, J. R., Butch, N. P., Syers, P., Zocco, D. A., Weir, S. T., . . . Maple, M. B. (2012). High pressure transport properties of the topological insulator Bi 2Se 3.  Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 24(3). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/24/3/035602

Dashdorj, , M. E. Zvanut, J. G. Harrison, K. Udwaryand T. Paskova “Charge transfer in semi-insulating Fe-doped GaN”,  J. Appl. Phys. 112, 013712 (2012).

V. Bapat, R. Kraft*, and R. P. Camata, “Gas Phase Laser Synthesis of Aggregation-Free, Size-Controlled Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles,” Journal of Nanoparticle Research 14:1163 (2012); DOI 10.1007/s11051-012-1163-3

Georgiy M Tsoi, Walter Malone*, Walter Uhoya, Jonathan E Mitchell, Yogesh K Vohra, Lowell E Wenger, Athena S Sefat and S T Weir, “Pressure-induced superconductivity in Ba0:5Sr0:5Fe2As2”, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24, 495702 (2012). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/24/49/495702

Jeffries, J. R., Butch, N. P., Kirshenbaum, K., Saha, S. R., Samudrala, G., Weir, S. T.,  Paglione, J. (2012). Suppression of magnetism and development of superconductivity within the collapsed tetragonal phase of Ca 0.67Sr 0.33Fe 2As 2 under pressure. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 85(18). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.85.184501

S.A. Catledge and S. Singh, Strong narrow-band luminescence from silicon-vacancy color centers in spatially localized sub-10 nm nanodiamond , Adv. Sci. Lett. 4, 512-515 (2011).

Stanishevsky, C. Styres, H. Yockell-Lelievere, N. Yusuf, Nanostructured Carbon Beads – Properties and Biomedical Applications, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 11, 8705-8711 (2011).

M.J. Walock, I. Rahil, Y. Zou, L. Imhoff, S.A. Catledge, C. Nouveau, A.V. Stanishevsky, Sputtered tungsten-based ternary and quaternary layers for nanocrystalline diamond deposition, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 12, 4825–4831 (2012).

A.V. Stanishevsky, M. Walock, , Y. Zou, L. Imhoff, A. Zairi, C. Nouveau, Growth of WC-Cr-N and WC-Al-N coatings in a RF-magnetron sputtering process, Vacuum (2012) (in press).

Murugan R,  Young M. F, Thomas V., Sun L, Chow L. C, Tison C.K, Chatterjee K, Miles W. C and Simon, C. G. Jr  (2012) Nanofiber Scaffold Gradients for Intefacial Tissue Engineering. J Biomater Applications. doi:10.1177/0885328211423783.

Deshpande H.D, Dean D.R., Thomas V., Clem W., Jose M.V., Nyairo E., Mishra M. Carbon Nanofiber Reinforced Polycaprolactone Fibrous Meshes by Electrostatic Co-spinning. Current Nanoscience (2012) (In press).

Thomas V* and Vohra Y.K,  Functionally Graded and Cell-integrated Nanofibrous Scaffolds for Vascular  Tissue Engineering.  In: Integrated Biomaterials In Tissue Engineering, M. Ramalingam, Z. Haidar, S. Ramakrishna, H. Kobayashi, Y. Haikel (eds). Wiley-Scrinever, 2012.

Thomas V*, Mathew B., Dean D.R. and Nyairo E.,  Biodegradable Polymeric Nano-biomaterials for Cancer Therapeutic applications.  In: Signaling, Gene Regulation and Cancer  S.R. Singh and M. K. Mishra (eds), NOVA publishers, 2012.

Bottino MC, Vohra YK and Thomas V*, Spatially Designed Nanofibrous Membranes for Periodontal Tissue Regeneration, In: Biomaterials and Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine M. Ramalingam, J. Best, S. Ramakrishna (eds). CRC press. 2012.

Catledge S. A., Thomas, VDiamond Based Materials for Biomedical Applications. R. Narayan (ed). Woodhead Publishing Ltd. 2012.

Weir, S. T., Lipp, M. J., Falabella, S., Samudrala, G., & Vohra, Y. K. (2012). High pressure melting curve of tin measured using an internal resistive heating technique to 45 GPa. Journal of Applied Physics, 111(12). doi:10.1063/1.4730968

Bottino, M. C., Thomas, V., Schmidt, G., Vohra, Y. K., Chu, T. M. G., Kowolik, M. J., & Janowski, G. M. (2012). Recent advances in the development of GTR/GBR membranes for periodontal regeneration – A materials perspective. Dental Materials, 28(7), 703-721. doi:10.1016/

Thomas V., Halloran B. A., Ambalavanan N., Catledge S. A., Vohra Y. K. In vitro studies on the effect of particle size on macrophage responses to nanodiamond wear debris.  Acta Biomaterialia 8 (5):1939-47 (2012). doi:10.1016/j.actbio.2012.01.033

K.K. Chawla, Composite Materials: Science & Engineering, 3rd edition, Springer, New York, 2012.


Culpepper, BK, Phipps, MC, Bonvallet, PP and Bellis, SL (2011) Enhancement of peptide coupling to hydroxyapatite and implant osseointegration through collagen mimetic peptide modified with a polyglutamate domain. Biomaterials, 31: 9586-9594

Thomas, S. A., Tsoi, G. M., Wenger, L. E., Vohra, Y. K., & Weir, S. T. (2011). Magnetic and structural phase transitions in erbium at low temperatures and high pressures. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 84(14). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.84.144415

Uhoya, W. O., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., McGuire, M. A., & Sefat, A. S. (2011). Structural phase transitions in EuFe 2As 2 superconductor at low temperatures and high pressures. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 23(36). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/23/36/365703

Jeffries, J. R., Lima Sharma, A. L., Sharma, P. A., Spataru, C. D., McCall, S. K., Sugar, J. D., . . . Vohra, Y. K. (2011). Distinct superconducting states in the pressure-induced metallic structures of the nominal semimetal Bi4Te3. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 84(9). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.84.092505

Caracciolo, P. C., Buffa, F., Thomas, V., Vohra, Y. K., & Abraham, G. A. (2011).  Biodegradable polyurethanes: Comparative study of electrospun scaffolds and films.  Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 121(6), 3292-3299. doi:10.1002/app.33855

Zhang, X, Xu, Y, Thomas, V, Bellis, SL and Vohra, YK (2011) Engineering an anti-platelet adhesion layer on an electrospun scaffold using porcine endothelial progenitor cells. J Biomed Mater Res. A, 97:145-151

Samudrala, G. K., Thomas, S. A., Montgomery, J. M., & Vohra, Y. K. (2011). High pressure phase transitions in the rare earth metal erbium to 151GPa. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 23(31). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/23/31/315701

Hamlin, J. J., Jeffries, J. R., Samudrala, G., Vohra, Y. K., Weir, S. T., Zocco, D. A., & Maple, M. B. (2011). Low-temperature electrical resistivity of praseodymium at pressures up to 120 GPa. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 84(3). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.84.033101

Montgomery, J. M., Samudrala, G. K., Tsoi, G. M., & Vohra, Y. K. (2011). High-pressure phase transitions in rare earth metal thulium to 195 GPa. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 23(15). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/23/15/155701

Catledge, S. A., Vaid, R., Diggins IV, P., Weimer, J. J., Koopman, M., & Vohra, Y. K. (2011).  Improved adhesion of ultra-hard carbon films on cobalt-chromium orthopaedic implant alloy. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 22(2), 307-316.  doi:10.1007/s10856-010-4207-1

Stemshorn, A. K., & Vohra, Y. K. (2011). Compression of bulk metallic glass Zr 57Cu 15.4Ni 12.6Al 10Nb 5 to 122GPa. High Pressure Research, 31(2), 287-291. doi: 10.1080/08957959.2011.576675

Swindall, AF and Bellis, SL (2011)Sialylation of the Fas death receptor by ST6Gal-I provides protection against Fas-mediated apoptosis in colon carcinoma cells.  J Biol Chem, 286: 22982-22990

Samudrala, G. K., Tsoi, G., Stanishevsky, A. V., Montgomery, J. M., Vohra, Y. K., & Weir, S. T. (2011). Conducting boron-doped single-crystal diamond films for high pressure research. High Pressure Research, 31(3), 388-398. doi:10.1080/08957959.2011.603314

Zocco, D. A., Baumbach, R. E., Hamlin, J. J., Janoschek, M., Lum, I. K., McGuire, M. A., . . .Maple, M. B. (2011). Search for pressure-induced superconductivity in CeFeAsO and CeFePO iron pnictides. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 83(9). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.83.094528

Phipps, MC, Clem WC, Catledge, SA, Xu, Y, Hennessy, KM, Thomas, V, Jablonsky, MJ, Chowdhury, S, Stanishevsky, AV, Vohra, YK and Bellis, SL (2011) Mesenchymal stem cell responses to bone-mimetic electrospun matrices composed of polycaprolactone, collagen I and nanoparticulate hydroxyapatite. PLoS One, 6: e16813

Jeffries, J. R., Butch, N. P., Cynn, H., Saha, S. R., Kirshenbaum, K., Weir, S. T., Paglione, J. (2011). Interplay between magnetism, structure, and strong electron-phonon coupling in binary FeAs under pressure. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 83(13). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.83.134520

Weir, S. T., Cynn, H., Falabella, S., Evans, W. J., Aracne-Ruddle, C., Farber, D., & Vohra, Y. K. (2011). Plasma etching of cavities into diamond anvils for experiments at high pressures and high temperatures. High Pressure Research, 31(1), 191-198. doi:10.1080/08957959.2011.557073

Liu, Z, Swindall, AF, Kesterson, RA, Schoeb, TR, Bullard, DC, and Bellis, SL (2011) ST6Gal-I regulates macrophage apoptosis via α2-6 sialylation of the TNFR1 death receptor, J Biol Chem 286: 39654-39662

J. L. Atkinson, S. Vyazovkin, Non-oxidative Thermal Degradation of Poly(glycidol), Poly(glycidol)-g-L-lactide and Poly(glycidol)-g-glycolide, Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2011, v. 212, N19, 2103-2131.

J. R. Prado, S. Vyazovkin, Activation energies of water vaporization from the bulk and from laponite, montmorillonite, and chitosan powders, Thermochim. Acta, 2011, v. 524, N1-2, 197-201.

S. Vyazovkin, A. K. Burnham, J. M. Criado, L. A. Pérez-Maqueda, C. Popescu, N. Sbirrazzuoli, ICTAC Kinetics Committee Recommendations for Performing Kinetic Computations on Thermal Analysis Data, Thermochim. Acta, 2011, v. 520, N1-2, 1-19.

Xing Zhang, Vinoy Thomas, Y. Ma, Susan L. Bellis, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Engineering an antiplatelet adhesion layer on an electrospun scaffold using porcine endothelial progenitor cells” J. Biomed Mater Res. 97A, 145 (2011). doi:10.1002/jbm.a.33040

S.A. Catledge, R. Vaid, P. Diggins, J.J. Weimer, M. Koopman, Y. K. Vohra, “Improved adhesion of22, 307 (2011).

Stemshorn, A. K., Vohra, Y. K., Wu, P. M., Hsu, F. C., Huang, Y. L., Wu, M. K., & Yeh, K. W. (2009). Pressure-induced reversible amorphization in superconducting compound
FeSe0.5Te0.5. High Pressure Research, 29(2), 267-271. doi:

Vinoy Thomas, Thomas Donahoe, Elijah Nyairo, Derrick R. Dean, Yogesh K. Vohra, “Electrospinning of Biosyn_-based tubular conduits: Structural, morphological, and mechanical characterizations”, Acta Biomaterialia 7, 2070 (2011). doi:10.1016/j.actbio.2011.01.008

Leigh Booth, Shane A. Catledge, Dustin Nolen, Raymond G. Thompson, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Synthesis and Characterization of Multilayered Diamond Coatings for Biomedical Implants”, Materials 4, 857 doi:10.3390/ma4050857(2011).

M.C. Phipps, W. C. Clem, S. A. Catledge, Y. Xu, K. M. Hennessy, V. Thomas, M. J. Jablonsky, S. Chowdhury, A. V. Stanishevsky, Y.K. Vohra, and S. L. Bellis, “Mesenchymal stem cell responses to bone-mimetic electrospun matrices composed of polycaprolactone”, collagen I and nanoparticulate hydroxyapatite. PLoS ONE 6(2): e16813. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016813 (2011).

Uhoya, W. O., Montgomery, J. M., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., McGuire, M. A., Sefat, A. S., . Weir, S. T. (2011). Phase transition and superconductivity of SrFe2As2 under high pressure. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 23(12). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/23/12/122201


Bishop, M., Uhoya, W., Tsoi, G., Vohra, Y. K., Sefat, A. S., & Sales, B. C. (2010). Formation of collapsed tetragonal phase in EuCo2As2 under high pressure. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 22(42). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/22/42/425701

X. Deng, J. Bitler, K.K. Chawla, and B.R. Patterson, “Toughness Measurement of Cemented Carbides with Chevron-Notched Three-Point Bend Test,” Adv. Eng. Mater.,12 (2010) 948

Uhoya, W., Tsoi, G. M., Vohra, Y. K., McGuire, M. A., Sefat, A. S., Sales, B. C.,  Weir, S. T. (2010). Structural and magnetic phase transitions in NdCoAsO under high pressures . Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 22(18). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/22/18/185702

Uhoya, W., Stemshorn, A., Tsoi, G., Vohra, Y. K., Sefat, A. S., Sales, B. C., . . . Weir, S. T. (2010). Collapsed tetragonal phase and superconductivity of BaFe2As 2 under high pressure. Physical Review B – Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 82(14). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.82.144118

Jose, M, Thomas, V, Xu, Y, Bellis, S, Nyairo, E, Dean, D (2010) Aligned bioactive multi-component nanofibrous nanocomposite scaffolds for bone tissue engineering.  Macromolecular Bioscience, 10: 433-444

Mases, M., You, S., Weir, S. T., Evans, W. J., Volkova, Y., Tebenkov, A., . Soldatov, A. V. (2010). In situ electrical conductivity and Raman study of C60 tetragonal polymer at high pressures up to 30 GPa. Physica Status Solidi (B) Basic Research, 247(11-12), 3068-3071. doi:10.1002/pssb.201000298

Zhang, X, Thomas, V, Xu Y, Bellis, SL, Vohra, YK (2010) An in vitro regenerated functional human endothelium on a nanofibrous electrospun scaffold.  Biomaterials, 31: 4376-4381

S. Vyazovkin, Thermal Analysis, Anal. Chem., 2010, v. 82, N12, 4936-4949.

S. Vyazovkin, V. Rives, C. Schick, Making impact in thermal sciences: Overview of highly cited papers published in Thermochimica Acta, Thermochim. Acta, 2010, v. 500, N1-2, 1-5.

L. Rast and J. G. Harrison, ”Computational Modeling of Electromagnetically Induced Heating of Magnetic Nanoparticle Materials for Hyperthermic  Cancer Treatment”,  Proceedings of Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Cambridge, MA , July, 2010.

Zhang, X., Thomas, V., & Vohra, Y. K. (2010). Two ply tubular scaffolds comprised of
proteins/poliglecaprone/ polycaprolactone fibers. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 21(2), 541-549. doi:10.1007/s10856-009-3922-y

Xing Zhang, Vinoy Thomas, Yogesh K. Vohra, “Novel two-ply arterial scaffolds of electrospun polyglecaprone/ polycaprolactone/proteins blends”, J. Mater. Sci. Mater. Med. 21, 541 (2010).

Stemshorn, A. K., Tsoi, G., Vohra, Y. K., Sinogeiken, S., Wu, P. M., Huang, Y., . . . Weir, S. T. (2010). Low temperature amorphization and superconductivity in FeSe single crystals at high pressures. Journal of Materials Research, 25(2), 396-400. doi:10.1557/jmr.2010.0044

Uhoya, W., Tsoi, G., Vohra, Y. K., McGuire, M. A., Sefat, A. S., Sales, B. C., . . . Weir, S. T. (2010). Anomalous compressibility effects and superconductivity of EuFe 2As2 under high pressures. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 22(29). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/22/29/292202

Xing Zhang, Vinoy Thomas, Yuanyuan Xu, Susan L. Bellis, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “An in vitro regenerated functional human endothelium on a Nanofibrous electrospun scaffold”, Biomaterials 31, 4376 (2010). doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2010.02.017

Hyunbin Kim, Renato P. Camata, Shafiul Chowdhury, Yogesh K. Vohra, “In vitro dissolution and mechanical behavior of c-axis preferentially oriented hydroxyapatite thin films fabricated by pulsed laser deposition”, Acta Biomaterialia 6, 3234 (2010). 10.1016/j.actbio.2010.02.031


Samudrala, G. K., & Vohra, Y. K. (2009). Multivariable study on homoepitaxial diamond growth using isotopically enriched carbon-13 gas mixtures. Journal of Materials Research, 24(2), 493-498. doi:10.1557/jmr.2009.0052

B. Maple, R. E. Baumbach, J. J. Hamlin, D. A. Zocco, B. J. Taylor, N. P. Butch, J. R. Jeffries, S. T. Weir, B. C. Sales, D. Mandrus, M. A. McGuire, A. S. Sefat, R. Jin, Y. K. Vohra, J. -H. Chu, and I. R. Fisher, “New correlated electron physics from new materials”, Physics B – Condensed Matter 404, 2924 (2009).

Thomas, V., Zhang, X., & Vohra, Y. K. (2009). A biomimetic tubular scaffold with spatially designed nanofibers of Protein/PDS® bio-blends. Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 104(5), 1025-1033. doi:10.1002/bit.22467

Weir, S. T., Jackson, D. D., Falabella, S., Samudrala, G., & Vohra, Y. K. (2009). An electrical microheater technique for high-pressure and high-temperature diamond anvil cell experiments. Review of Scientific Instruments, 80(1). doi:10.1063/1.3069286

C. Kaya, F. Kaya, E.G. Butler, A.R. Boccaccini, K.K. Chawla, “Development and characterisation of high-density oxide fibre-reinforced oxide ceramic matrix composites with improved mechanical properties,” Journal of European Ceramic Society, 29 (2009) 1631.

Stemshorn, A. K., & Vohra, Y. K. (2009). Structural stability and compressibility of group IV transition metals-based bulk metallic glasses under high pressure. Journal of Applied Physics, 106(4). doi:10.1063/1.3204444

McClintock, J. B., Angus, R. A., McDonald, M. R., Amsler, C. D., Catledge, S. A., & Vohra, Y. K. (2009). Rapid dissolution of shells of weakly calcified Antarctic benthic macroorganisms indicates high vulnerability to ocean acidification. Antarctic Science, 21(5), 449-456. doi:10.1017/S0954102009990198

A. Goel, K.K. Chawla, U.K. Vaidya, N. Chawla, and M. Koopman, “Fatigue Behavior of Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastic (LFT) Composites,” Mater. Characterization, 60 (2009) 537.

G.A. Crawford, N. Chawla, M. Koopman, K. Carlisle, and K.K. Chawla, “Effect of Mounting Material Compliance on Nanoindentation Response of Metallic Materials,” Adv. Eng. Mater., 11 (2009) 45.

M. Koopman, K.K. Chawla, W. Ricci, K. Carlisle, G.M. Gladysz, M. Lalor, M.L. Jones, K. Kerr, M.P. George, G. Gouadec, and A. Tournie’, “Titania coated glass microballoons and cenospehres for environmental applications,” J. Mater. Sci., 46

Anderson JM, Kushwaha M, Tambralli A, Bellis SL, Camata RP, Jun HW.  (2009) Osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells directed by extracellular matrix-mimicking ligands in a biomimetic self-assembled peptide amphiphile nanomatrix. Biomacromolecules, 10, 2935-2944

Hennessy, KM, Pollot, BE, Clem, WC, Phipps, MC, Sawyer, AA, Culpepper, BK and Bellis, SL  (2009) The effect of collagen I mimetic peptides on mesenchymal stem cell adhesion and  differentiation, and on bone formation at hydroxyapatite surfaces. Biomaterials, 30, 1898-1909

R. B. Prime, H. E. Bair, S. Vyazovkin, P. K. Gallagher, A. Riga, Chapter 3. Thermogravimetric Analysis, p. 241-317 in: “Thermal Analysis of Polymers, Fundamentals and Applications”, Eds. J. D. Menczel and R. B. Prime, John Wiley & Sons, 2009, 688p. (invited book chapter)

I. Dranca, S. Vyazovkin, Thermal stability of gelatin gels: effect of preparation conditions on the activation energy barrier to melting, Polymer, 2009, v. 50, N20, 4859-4867.

K. Chen, S. Vyazovkin, Isoconversional kinetics of glass aging, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2009, v. 113, N14, 4631-4635.

I. Dranca, S. Bhattacharya, S. Vyazovkin, R. Suryanarayanan, Molecular motions in amorphous sucrose and trehalose – correlation between alpha- and beta- relaxations, Pharm. Res, 2009, v. 26, N5, 1064-1072.

K. Chen, A. N. Baker, S. Vyazovkin, Concentration effect on temperature dependence of gelation rate in aqueous solutions of methylcellulose. Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2009, v. 210, N3-4, 211-216.

K. Chen, S. Vyazovkin, Temperature dependence of sol-gel conversion kinetics in gelatin-water system,   Macromol. Biosci., 2009, v. 9, N4, 383-392

Xing Zhang, Vinoy Thomas, Yogesh K. Vohra, “ In vitro Biodegradation of Designed Tubular Scaffolds of Electrospun Protein/Polyglyconate Blend Fibers”, J. Biomed. Mater. Res., Part B: Applied Biomaterials 89B, 135 (2009). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/21/23/232201

Tsoi, G., Stemshorn, A. K., Vohra, Y. K., Wu, P. M., Hsu, F. C., Huang, Y. L., . . . Weir, S. T. (2009). High pressure superconductivity in iron-based layered compounds studied using designer diamonds. Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 21(23). doi:10.1088/0953-8984/21/23/232201

Parul Tyagi, Shane A. Catledge, Andrei Stanishevsky, Vinoy Thomas, and Y. K. Vohra, “Nanomechanical Properties of Electrospun Composite Scaffolds Based on Polycaprolactone and Hydroxyapatite”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 9, 4839 (2009).  doi:10.1166/jnn.2009.1588

Jose MV, Thomas V., Johnson, K, Dean DR, Nyairo E (2009) Aligned nanocomposite scaffolds based on PLGA/HAfor bone tissue engineering, Acta Biomater. 5, 305-315.

Jose MV, Thomas V, Dean DR, Nyairo E (2009) Fabrication and characterization

Simon CG, Yang Y, Thomas V, Dorsey SM, Morgan AW (2009) Cell interactions on biomaterials gradients and arrays- A Review, Comb. Chem. High Throughput. Screen. 12 (6), 544-553.

Bottino MC, Jose MV, Thomas V, Dean DR, Janowski GM (2009) Freeze-dried acellular dermal matrix graft: Effects of rehydration on physical, chemical, and mechanical properties, Dent. Mater. 2 5, 1109–1115.

P. C. Caracciolo, Vinoy Thomas, Yogesh K. Vohra, F. Buffa, and G. A. Abraham, “Electrospinning of Novel Biodegradable Poly(ester urethane)s and Poly(ester urethane urea)s for Soft Tissue Engineering Applications”, J. Mater. Sci.: Mater Med. 20, 2129 (2009).  doi:10.1007/s10856-009-3768-3

V. Thomas, X. Zhang, Y. K. Vohra, “ A Biomimetic Trilayer Tubular Scaffolds with Spatially Designed Nano-fibers of Electrospun Protein/PDS Bio-blends”, Biotechnol. Bioeng. 11104, 1025 (2009). DOI:

M.A. Meyers and K.K. Chawla, Mechanical Behavior of Materials, 2nd ed., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2009.


N. Chawla, D.R.P. Singh, Y.-L. Shen, G. Tang, and K.K. Chawla, “Indentation Mechanics and Fracture Behavior of Metal/Ceramic Nanolaminate Composites,” J. Mater. Sci., 43 (2008) 4383.

A. Goel, K.K. Chawla, U.K. Vaidya, and M. Koopman, “Effect of UV exposure on microstructure and mechanical properties of long fiber thermoplastic composites,”  J. Mater. Sci., 43 (2008) 4423.

Liang, Q., Vohra, Y. K., & Thompson, R. (2008). High speed continuous and interrupted dry turning of A390 Aluminum/Silicon Alloy using nanostructured diamond coated WC-6 wt.% cobalt tool inserts by MPCVD. Diamond and Related Materials, 17(12), 2041-
2047. doi:10.1016/j.diamond.2008.06.008

A. Goel, K.K. Chawla, U.K. Vaidya, N. Chawla, and M. Koopman, “Two-dimensional microstructure-based modeling of Young’s modulus of a long fiber thermoplastic (LFT) composite,” Mater. Sci. & Tech., 24 (2008) 864.

Z.-C. Chen, T. Tamachi, R. Kulkarni, K.K. Chawla, M. Koopman, “Interfacial reaction behavior and thermal stability of barium zirconate-coated alumina fiber/alumina matrix composites,” J. Euro. Ceram. Soc., 28 (2008) 1149.

Catledge, S. A., Vohra, Y. K., Jackson, D. D., & Weir, S. T. (2008). Adhesion of nanostructured diamond film on a copper-beryllium alloy. Journal of Materials Research, 23(9), 2373-2381. doi:10.1557/jmr.2008.0287

K.K. Chawla, “Interface engineering in mullite fiber/mullite matrix composites,” J. Euro. Ceram. Soc., 28 (2008) 447.

Zocco, D. A., Hamlin, J. J., Baumbach, R. E., Maple, M. B., McGuire, M. A., Sefat, A. S.,
Vohra, Y. K. (2008). Effect of pressure on the superconducting critical temperature of
La[O 0.89F0.11]FeAs and Ce[O0.88F 0.12]FeAs. Physica C: Superconductivity and
its Applications, 468(21), 2229-2232. doi:10.1016/j.physc.2008.06.010

Yogesh K. Vohra, Bagvanth Reddy Sangala, Andrew K. Stemshorn, and Kevin M. Hope “High Pressure Phase Transformations in Heavy Rare Earth Metals and Connections to Actinide Crystal Structures”, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 1104, 1104-NN01-04 (2008). DOI:

Shane A. Catledge, Yogesh K. Vohra, Damon D. Jackson, and Samuel T. Weir, “Adhesion of nanostructured diamond film on a copper–beryllium alloy”, J. Mater. Res. 23, 2373 (2008).  DOI:

U.K. Vaidya, K.K. Chawla, K. Balaji Thattaiparthasarthy, and A. Goel, “The Process and Microstructure Modeling of Long-Fiber Thermoplastic Composites,” J. of Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (JOM), 60 (April, 2008) 43.

U. K. Vaidya and K. K. Chawla, “Processing of fibre reinforced thermoplastic composites,”Inter

Rennolds, J, Bellis SL and Cormet-Boyaka, E  (2008) Low temperature induces the delivery of both mature and immature CFTR to the plasma membrane.  Biochem Biophys Res Comm, 366, 1025-1029

Liu, Y, Pan, D, Bellis, SL, and Song, Y (2008) Effect of altered glycosylation on the structure of the I-like domain of b1 integrin: A molecular dynamics study.  Proteins, 73, 989-1000

Varki, AP, Baum, LG, Bellis, SL, Cummings RD, Esko, JD, Hart, GW, Linhardt, RJ, Lowe, JB, McEver, RP, Srivastava, A and Sarkar, R (2008) Working Group Report: The Roles of Glycans in Hemostasis, Inflammation and Vascular Biology, Glycobiology, 18, 747-749

Hennessy, KM, Clem, WC, Phipps, MC, Sawyer, AA, Shaikh, FM and Bellis, SL. (2008) The effect of RGD peptides on osseointegration of hydroxyapatite implants.  Biomaterials 29, 3075-3083.

Vohra, S, Hennessy, KM, Sawyer, AA, Zhuo, Y and Bellis, SL.  (2008) Comparison of mesenchymal stem cell and osteosarcoma cell adhesion to hydroxyapatite.  J. Mater Sci: Mater Med, 19, 3567-3574

Christie, DR, Shaikh, FM, Lucas IV, J, Lucas III, J, and Bellis, SL. (2008) ST6Gal-I expression in ovarian cancer cells promotes an invasive phenotype by altering integrin glycosylation and function. J Ovarian Res, 1, 3

Shaikh, FM, Seales, EC, Clem WC, Hennessy KM, and Bellis, SL.  (2008) Tumor cell migration and invasion are regulated by expression of variant integrin glycoforms.  Exp Cell Res, 314, 2941-2950

Zhuo, Y, Chammas, R and Bellis, SL.  (2008) Sialylation of b1 integrins blocks cell adhesion to galectin-3 and protects cells against galectin-3 induced apoptosis.  J Biol Chem, 283, 22177-22185(*selected as a “Research Highlight” by Nature Glycomics Gateway)

A. J. Lang, S. Vyazovkin, Phase and Thermal Stabilization of Ammonium nitrate in the form of PVP-AN Glass, Mater. Lett., 2008, v. 62, N12-13, 1757-1760.

Thomas, V., Goli, R., Zhang, X., & Vohra, Y. K. (2008). PMSE 347-PDS/NanoHA biocomposite nanofibers by electrospinning: Structure-property relationship. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 235

J. Dashdorj, M. E. Zvanut, J. G. Harrison, “Measurements of optical cross sections of the carbon vacancy in 4H-SiC by time-dependent photoelectron paramagnetic resonance”, J. Appl. Phys. 104, 113707 (2008)

Samudrala, G., Qiu, W., Catledge, S. A., Harrison, J. G., Vohra, Y. K., & Weir, S. T. (2008). Growth chemistry for the fabrication of designer diamonds for high pressure research.  High Pressure Research, 28(1), 1-8. doi:10.1080/08957950701846125

Hill, M. R., Catledge, S. A., Konovalov, V., Clem, W. C., Chowdhury, S. A., Etheridge, B. S.,  Eberhardt, A. W. (2008). Preliminary tribological evaluation of nanostructured diamond coatings against ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research – Part B Applied Biomaterials, 85(1), 140-148. doi:

Michael R. Hill, Shane A. Catledge, Valeriy Konovalov , William C. Clem, Shafiul A. Chowdhury , Brandon S. Etheridge, Andrei Stanishevsky, 85B, 140 (2008).

S. Chowdhury, J. Borham, S.A. Catledge, A.W. Eberhardt, P.S. Johnson, Y.K. Vohra, Synthesis and mechanical wear studies of ultra smooth nanostructured diamond (USND) coatings deposited by microwave plasma chemical vapor deposition with He/H2/CH4/N2 mixtures, Diamond Relat. Mater. 17, 419 (2008).  doi:  10.1016/j.diamond.2007.08.041

W.C. Clem, S. Chowdhury, S.A. Catledge, J. J. Weimer, F.M. Shaikh, K.M. Hennessy, V.V. Konovalov, M.R. Hill, A.Waterfeld, S.L. Bellis, and Y. K. Vohra, “Mesenchymal Stem Cell Interaction with Ultra Smooth Nanostructured Diamond for Wear Resistant Orthopaedic implants”, Biomaterials 29, 3461 (2008).  doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2008.04.045

Qi Liang, Andrei Stanishevsky, , and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Tribological Properties of Undoped and Boron-Doped Nanocrystalline Diamond Films”, Thin Solid Films 517, 800 (2008). doi: 10.1016/j.tsf.2008.08.171

Qi Liang, Joseph G. Harrison, and Yogesh K. Vohra “Modeling of Nitrogen/diborane/methane/hydrogen Plasma for Nanocrystalline Diamond Growth: Comparison with Experimental Data”, Diamond & Related Materials 17, 2067 (2008). doi: 10.1016/j.diamond.2008.07.001

Stanishevsky A, Chowdhury S, Chinoda P, Thomas V (2008) Hydroxyapatite nanoparticle loaded collagen fiber composites: Microstructure and nanoindentation study, J. Biomed. Mater. Res86A, 73-82.


K.B. Carlisle, K.K. Chawla, G.M. Gladysz, and M. Koopman, “Structure and mechanical properties of micro and macro balloons: an overview of test techniques,” Journal of Materials Science, 41 (2006) 3961.

N. Chawla and K.K. Chawla, “Microstructure-Based Modeling of Deformation in Particle Reinforced Metal Matrix Composites,” J. Mater. Sci. – 40th Anniversary Issue (1966-2006), 41 (2006) 913.

B. J. C. Thomas, M. S. P.Shaffer, S. Freeman, M. Koopman, K.K. Chawla, A.R. Boccaccini, “Electrophoretic deposition of carbon nanotubes on metallic substrates”, Key Eng. Mater., 314 (2006) 141.

K. B. Carlisle, M. Koopman, K.K. Chawla, R. Kulkarni, G.M. Gladysz, M. Lewis, “Microstructure and compressive properties of carbon microballoons,” Journal of Materials Science, 41 (2006) 3987.

N. Chawla and K.K. Chawla, “Metal Matrix Composites in Ground Transportation,” J. of Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, JOM, 58 (2006) 67-70.

M. Koopman, K.K. Chawla, G. Gladysz, and K.B. Carlisle, “Failure Modes in Three-Phase Glass Syntactic Foams,” J. Mater. Sci. 41 (2006) 4009.

N. Chawla and K.K. Chawla, “Modeling of Particle Reinforced Metal Matrix Composites Using Actual Microstructures,” Global Advances in Material and Process Engineering, SAMPE, (2006),

N. Chawla and K.K. Chawla, “What’s New in Finite Element Modeling of Particle Reinforced Metal Matrix Composites?”  In Solidification Processing of Metal Matrix Composites, N. Gupta and W.H. Hunt (eds.), TMS, Warrendale, PA, 2006, p. 293.

R. R. Kulkarni, K. K. Chawla, U. K. Vaidya, and J. M. Sands, “Thermal stresses in aluminum 6061 and nylon 66 long fiber thermoplastic (LFT) composite joint in a tailcone,” Journal of Materials Science, 42 (2007) 7389.

R.R. Kulkarni, K.K. Chawla, U.K. Vaidya, M.C. Koopman, Mechanical behavior of a long fiber thermoplastic (LFT) composite/metal laminate,” Proc. International SAMPE Symposium, Baltimore, MD, Vol. 52, 2007, p. 10.

K.B. Carlisle, G.M. Gladysz, K.K. Chawla, M. Koopman and M. Lewis, “Characterization of the Binder Phase in a Three-Phase Carbon Microballoon Syntactic Foam,”Cellular Polymers, 26 (2007)

K.B. Carlisle, M. Lewis, K.K. Chawla, M. Koopman and G.M. Gladysz,  “Finite element modeling of the uniaxial compression behavior of carbon microballoons,” Acta Mater., 55 (2007) 2301.

K.B. Carlisle, K.K. Chawla, M. Koopman, G.M. Gladysz, and M. Lewis “Characterization of the binder phase in a three-phase carbon microballoon syntactic foam

Sawyer, AA, Hennessy, KM and Bellis, SL (2007)The effect of adsorbed serum proteins, RGD and proteoglycan-binding peptides on the adhesion of mesenchymal stem cells to hydroxyapatite. Biomaterials, 28, 383-392

Bei, L, Lu, YF, Bellis, SL, Zhou, W, Horvath, E and Eklund, EA (2007) Identification of a HoxA10-activation domain necessary for transcription of the gene encoding b3 integrin during myeloid differentiation. J Biol Chem, 282,16846-59

K. Chen, K. Harris, S. Vyazovkin, Tacticity as a factor contributing to the thermal stability of polystyrene, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2007, v. 208, N23, 2525-2532 (featured on journal cover).

K. Chen, C. A. Wilkie, S. Vyazovkin, Nano-confinement Revealed in Degradation and Relaxation Studies of Two Structurally Different Polystyrene-Clay Systems, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2007, v. 111, N44, 12685-12692

S. Vyazovkin, K. Chen, Increase in effective activation energy during physical aging of a glass, Chem. Phys. Lett., 2007,  v. 448, N4-6, 203-207.

S. Vyazovkin, L. Vincent, N. Sbirrazzuoli, Thermal Denaturation of Collagen Analyzed by Isoconversional Method, Macromol. Biosci., 2007, v. 7, N11, 1181-1186 (featured on journal cover).

Y. Zhang, S. Vyazovkin, Effect of Substituents in Aromatic Amines on the Activation Energy of Epoxy-Amine Copolymerization, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2007, v. 111, N25, 7098-7104.

S. Vyazovkin, I. Dranca, Effect of Physical Aging on Nucleation of Amorphous Indomethacin, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2007,  V. 111, N25, 7283-7287.

A. L. Bobovitch, Y. Unigovski, E. M. Gutman, E. Kolmakov, S. Vyazovkin, Viscoelastic Properties of Crosslinked LLDPE Films Biaxially Oriented at Temperatures Below Melting Point.   J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 2007, v. 103, N6, 3718–3723.

Hyunbin Kim, Renato P. Camata, Sukbin Lee, Gregory S. Rohrer, Anthony D. Rollett, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Crystallographic Texture in Pulsed Laser Deposited Hydroxyapatite Bioceramic Coatings”, Acta Materialia 55, 131 (2007).DOI:

S. Chowdhury, Yogesh K. Vohra, Jack E. Lemons, Masaru Ueno, Junji Ikeda, “Accelerating Aging of Zirconia Femoral Head Implants: Change of Surface Structure and Mechanical Properties”, J. Biomed. Mater. Res., Part B: Applied Biomaterials 81, 486 (2007).  DOI:

Wei Qiu, Yogesh K. Vohra, and Samuel T. Weir, “Role of Nitrogen in the Homoepitaxial Growth on Diamond Anvils by Microwave Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition”, J. Mater. Res. 22, 1112 (2007). DOI:

C. Cunningham, Wei Qiu, Kevin M. Hope, Hanns-Peter Liermann, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Symmetry Lowering under High Pressure: Structural Evidence for f-shell Delocalization in Heavy Rare Earth Metal Terbium”, Phys. Rev. B 76, 212101 (2007). DOI:

Vinoy Thomas, Moncy V. Jose, Bini Mathew, S. Chowdhury, Derrick R. Dean, Yogesh K. Vohra, “Nanostructured Biocomposite Scaffolds Based on Collagen Co-electrospun with Nanohydroxyapatite” Biomacromolecules 8, 631 (2007). DOI:

S. A. Catledge, W. C. Clem, N. Shrikishen, S. Chowdhury, A. V. Stanishevsky, M. Koopman, and Y. K. Vohra, “An Electrospun Triphasic Nanofibrous Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering”, Biomed. Mater. 2, 142 (2007).  DOI: 10.1088/1748-6041/2/2/013

V. Thomas, X. Zhang, S.A. Catledge, and Y.K. Vohra, “Functionally graded electrospun scaffolds with tunable mechanical properties for vascular tissue regeneration”, Biomed. Mater. 2, 224 (2007). DOI:


Kim, H, Camata, RP, Lee, S, Rohrer, GS,  Rollett, AD, Hennessy, KM, Bellis, SL, Vohra, YK  (2006) Calcium phosphate bioceramics with tailored crystallographic texture for controlling cell adhesio.  Materials Res Society Symp Procs 925, 7-12

Advincula, M.C., Rahemtulla, F.G., Advincula, R.C., Ada, E.T., Lemons, J.E., and Bellis, SL (2006) Osteoblast adhesion and matrix mineralization on sol-gel derived titanium alloy. Biomaterials, 27, 2201-2212

S. Vyazovkin, N. Sbirrazzuoli, Isoconversional Kinetic Analysis of Thermally Stimulated Processes in Polymers,        Macromol. Rapid Commun., 2006, v. 27, N18, 1515-1532 (invited feature article, featured on journal cover)

Y. Zhang, S. Vyazovkin, Comparative Cure Behavior of DGEBA and DGEBP with 4-nitro-1,2-phenylenediamine,  Polymer 2006, v. 47, N19, 6659-6663.

S. Vyazovkin, I. Dranca, Comparative relaxation dynamics of glucose and maltitol Pharm. Res. 2006, v. 23, N9, 2158-2164.

S. Vyazovkin, I. Dranca, Activation energies derived from the pre-glass transition annealing peaks,             Thermochim. Acta 2006, v. 446, N1-2, 140-146. (invited paper, spec issue)

S. Vyazovkin, N. Sbirrazzuoli, I. Dranca, Variation in activation energy of the glass transition for polymers of different dynamic fragility, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2006, v. 207, N13, 1126-1130.

S. Vyazovkin, Thermal Analysis, Anal. Chem. 2006, v. 78, N12, 3875-3886. (invited fundamental review)

K. Chen, S. Vyazovkin, Mechanistic Differences in Degradation of Polystyrene and Polystyrene-clay Nanocomposite: Thermal and Thermo-oxidative Degradation, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2006, v. 207, N6, 587-595.

A. J. Lang, S. Vyazovkin, Effect of Pressure and Sample Type on Decomposition of Ammonium Perchlorate, Combust. Flame, 2006, v. 145, N4, 779-790.

S. Vyazovkin, Model-free Kinetics: Staying Free of Multiplying Entities without Necessity, J. Therm. Anal. Calorim. 2006, v. 83, N1, 45-51.

S. Vyazovkin, I. Dranca, Probing beta relaxation in pharmaceutically relevant glasses by using DSC, Pharm. Res., 2006, v. 23, N2, 422-428

Nicholas C. Cunningham, Wei Qiu, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Observation of Complete Trivalent Rare Earth Sequence in Heavy Lanthanide Metal Holmium under High Pressure”, High Pressure Research 26, 43 (2006). DOI:

Vyazovkin, Sergey & Dranca, Ion. (2006). Isoconversional Analysis of Combined Melt and Glass Crystallization Data. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 207. 20 – 25. DOI:

William. C. Clem, Valeriy V. Konovalov, Shafiul Chowdhury, Yogesh K. Vohra , Shane A. Catledge, and Susan L. Bellis, “Mesenchymal Stem Cell Adhesion and Spreading on Microwave PlasmaNitrided Titanium Alloy”, J Biomed Mater Res. 76A(2), 279 (2006). DOI:

Vinoy Thomas, Sunita Jagani, Kalonda Johnson, Moncy  V. Jose, Derrick R. Dean, Yogesh K. Vohra, and Elijah Nyairo “Electrospun Bioactive Nanocomposite Scaffolds of Polycaprolactone and Nanohydroxyapatite for Bone Tissue Engineering”, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 6, 487–493 (2006). DOI:

Veleriy V. Konovalov, Andrew Melo, Shane A. Catledge, Shafiul Chowdhury, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Ultra-Smooth Nanostructured Diamond Films Deposited from He/H2CH4/N2 Microwave Plasmas”, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 6, 258-261 (2006).DOI:

Shane A. Catledge, Vinoy Thomas, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Effect of Surface Oxides and Intermetallics on Nanostructured Diamond Coating of Nitinol”, Current Nanoscience 2, 9 (2006).DOI : 10.2174/157341306775473809

Wei Qiu, Paul A. Baker, Nenad Velisavljevic, Yogesh K. Vohra, and Samuel T. Weir, “Calibration of an Isotopically Enriched Carbon-13 Layer Pressure Sensor to 156 GPa in a Diamond Anvil Cell”, Journal of Applied Physics 99, 064906 (2006). DOI:

Vinoy Thomas, Derrick R. Dean, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Nanostructured Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine”, Current Nanoscience 2, 155 (2006).

Vinoy Thomas, Moncy  V. Jose, S. Chowdhury, Jonathan F. Sullivan, Derrick R. Dean, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Mechano-morphological Studies of Aligned Nanofibrous Scaffolds of Polycaprolactone Fabricated by Electrospinning”, J. Biomater. Sci. Polymer Edn 17, 969 (2006).  DOI:

S. Chowdhury, Damon A. Hillman, Shane A. Catledge, Valery V. Konovalov, and Yogesh K. Vohra, “Synthesis of Ultra-Smooth Nanostructured Diamond (USND) Films by Microwave Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition Using He/H2/CH4/N2 Gas Mixture”, J. Mater. Res. 21, 2675 (2006).  DOI:

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