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Adam P. Hitchcock

Canada Research Chair

in Materials Research
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8S 4M1
V: +1 905 525-9140
F: +1 905 521-2773




X-ray Microscopy publications (since 1994, reverse order)

last changed: 17 Feb 2022 (aph)

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336 A.P. Hitchcock, PEM-FC analysis using soft X-ray spectromicroscopy: methods and applications. Chapter in PEMFC characterization and modelling - current trends and challenges. J. Stumper and J. Jankovic (eds) (de Gruyter, Berlin, Germany 2022) ( in press)

335 N. Mille, H. Yuan, J. Vijayakumar, S. Stanescu, .l Swaraj, K. Desjardins, V. Favre-Nicolin, R. Belkhou & A. P. Hitchcock, Ptychography at the carbon K-edge, Communication Materials 3 (2022) 8. doi: 10.1038/s43246-022-00232-8 get_SI.pdf   get_pdf

334 A.P. Hitchcock, Polymer surface characterization by near edge X-ray absorption fine structure spectroscopy, Chapter 3, in Polymer Surface Characterization, L. Sabbatini (Ed.) 2nd edition (De Gruyter, Berlin, Germany, 2022)  get_pdf

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333 Viatcheslav Berejnov, Boris Rubinstein, Lis G. A. Melo, and Adam P. Hitchcock, Calculating Absorption Dose When X-ray Irradiation Modifies Material Quantity and Chemistry, J. Synchrotron Radiation 28 (2021) 834-838. get_SI.pdf   get_pdf  

332 Hao Yuan, Hui Yuan, Travis Casagrande, David Shapiro, Young-Sang Yu, Björn Enders, Jonathan R. I. Lee, Tony Van Buuren, Monika M. Biener, Stuart A. Gammon, Tian T. Li, Theodore F. Baumann and Adam P. Hitchcock, 4D Imaging of ZnO-Coated Nanoporous Al2O3 Aerogels by Chemically-Sensitive Ptychographic Tomography: Implications for Designer Catalysts, ACS Applied Nanomaterials 4 (2021) 621-63. doi:10.1021/acsanm.0c0292   get_pdf      Supplemental Information    movies

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331 Dana Stanescu, Mekan Piriyev, Victoria Villard, Cristian Mocuta, Dris Ihiawakrim, Ovidiu Ersen, Jocelyne Leroy, Sorin G. Chiuzbaian, Adam Hitchcock, Stefan Stanescu, Characterizing surface states in hematite nanorod photoanodes, both beneficial and detrimental to solar water splitting efficiency, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 8 (2020) 20513-20530. DOI: 10.1039/d0ta06524b get_pdf

330 Isaac Martens, Lis G.A. Melo, Marcia West, David P. Wilkinson, Dan Bizzotto, Adam P. Hitchcock, Imaging Reactivity of the Pt-Ionomer Interface in Fuel Cell Catalyst Layers, ACS Applied Energy Materials 11 (2020) 7772-7780. DOI: 10.1021/acsaem.9b00982 get_pdf

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329 Pedro Leăo, Lucas Le Nagard, Hao Yuan, Jefferson Cypriano, Inácio Da Silva-Neto, Dennis A. Bazylinski, Daniel Acosta-Avalos, Henrique Lins de Barros, Adam P. Hitchcock, Ulysses Lins and Fernanda Abreu, Magnetosome magnetite biomineralization in a flagellated protist: evidence for an early evolutionary origin for magnetoreception in eukaryotes, Environmental Microbiology 22 (2020) 1495-1506. doi:10.1111/1462-2920.14711 get_pdf

328 . Le Nagard, X.H. Zhu, H. Yuan, K. Benzerara, D.A. Bazylinski, C. Fradin, S.Swaraj, A. Besson, S. Stanescu, R. Belkhou and A.P. Hitchcock, Magnetite Magnetosome Biomineralization in Magnetospirillum magneticum strain AMB-1: a Time Course Study, Chemical Geology 530 (2019) 119348. doi 0.1016/chemgeo.2019.119348 get_pdf     Supplemental Information

327 L. Le Nagard, L. Yu, M. Rajkotwala, S. Barkley, D.A. Bazylinski, A.P. Hitchcock and C. Fradin, Misalignment between the magnetic dipole moment and the cell axis in the magnetotactic bacterium Magnetospirillum magneticum AMB-1, Physical Biology 16 (2019) 066008 get_pdf

326 I. Martens, L.G.A. Melo, D. Wilkinson, D. Bizzotto and A.P. Hitchcock, Characterization of X-ray Damage to Perfluorosulfonic acid Using Correlative Microscopy, J. Phys. Chem. C 123 (2019) 16023-16033. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b03924 get_pdf

325 Lis G.A. Melo and Adam P. Hitchcock, Electron beam damage of perfluorosulfonic acid studied by soft X-ray spectromicroscopy, Micron 121 (2019) 8-20 get_pdf

324 Weiwei Zhang, Lis Melo, Adam P. Hitchcock and Nabil Bassim, Electron beam damage of epoxy resin film studied by scanning transmission X-ray spectromicroscopy, Micron 120 (2019) 74-79. doi: 10.1016/j.micron.2019.02.003. get_pdf

323 Peter Krüger, Yuya Maekawa, Adam P. Hitchcock and Carla Bittencourt, Polarization dependent X-ray absorption near-edge spectra of boron nitride nanotubes, Radiation Physics and Chemistry 175 (2020) 108129. doi: 10.1016/j.radphyschem.2019.01.014 get_pdf

322 A.P. Hitchcock, X. Wang, K.Grandfield, J.Everett, J.F. Collingwood and N.D. Telling, Correlative Spectromicroscopy and Tomography for Biomedical Applications involving Electron, Ion, and Soft X-ray Microscopies, Microscopy Today 27 (2019) 12-17. cover get_pdf

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321 J. Wu, X.H. Zhu, D.A. Shapiro, J.R.I. Lee, T. van Buuren, M.M. Biener, S.A Gammon, T.T Li, T.F. Baumann and A. P. Hitchcock, 4D imaging of ZnO coated alumina aerogels by scanning transmission X-ray microscopy and ptychographic tomography, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 122 (2018) 25374-25385. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b07363 get_pdf

320 A.F.G. Leontowich, R. Berg, C.N. Regier, D.M. Taylor, J. Wang, D. Beauregard, J. Geilhufe, J. Swirsky, J. Wu, C. Karunakaran, A P. Hitchcock and S.G. Urquhart, Cryo scanning transmission X-ray microscope optimized for spectrotomography, Review of Scientific Instruments 89 (2018) 09374-(1-14) doi:10.1063/15041009 get_pdf

319 A. Khondker, R.J. Alsop, S. Himbert, . J. Tang, A.-C. Shi, A.P. Hitchcock and M.C. Rheinstädter, Effects of membrane-modulating drugs on size of amyloid-ß25-35 aggregates in anionic unsaturated lipid membranes, Scientific Reports 8 (2018) 12367-1-16. DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-30431-8 get_pdf

318 L.G.A.Melo, A. P. Hitchcock, D. Susac, J. Stumper, V. Berejnov, Polymer thin film thickness determination by ultraviolet spectral reflectance and soft X-ray microscopy, Phys Chem. Chem. Phys,20 (2018) 16625 - 16640. doi: 10.1039/C7CP08621K get_pdf

317 J. Wu, X. Zhu, T. Tyliszczak, H.-W. Shiu, D. Shapiro,V. Berejnov, D. Susac, J. Stumper and A. P. Hitchcock, High resolution imaging of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell cathode layers by soft X-ray spectro-ptychography, J. Phys. Chem. C accepted May 2018 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b02933

316 Xiaoyue Wang, Furqan Ali Shah, Brian Langelier, Andreas Korinek, Matthieu Bugnet, A.P. Hitchcock, Anders Palmquist, Kathryn Grandfield, Biomineralization at Titanium Revealed by Correlative 4D Tomographies and Spectroscopies, Advanced Materials Interfaces (2018) accepted, April 2018. doi: 10.1002/admi.201800262

315 V. Prabu, M. Obst, H. Hosseinkhannazer, M. Reynolds, S. Rosendahl, J. Wang and A. P. Hitchcock, Instrumentation for in-situ Flow Electrochemical Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy (STXM) Rev. Sci Inst. (2018) in press, accepted May 2018 EDITOR'S PICK

314 V. Berejnov, B. Rubinstein, L. Melo and A.P. Hitchcock, First principles X-ray absorption dose calculation for time dependent mass and optical density, J. Synchrotron Radiation 25 (2018) in press, accepted Feb 2018.

313 J. Wu, L.G.A. Melo, X.H. Zhu, M.M West, V.Berejnov, D. Susac, J. Stumper and A.P. Hitchcock, 4d imaging of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell catalyst layers by soft X-ray spectro-tomography, Journal of Power Sources 381 (2018) 72-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2018.01.074

312 S. Vidovic, P. Medihala, J.J. Dynes, P. Daida, V. Vujanovic, A. P. Hitchcock, D. Shetty, H. Zhang, D.R. Brown, J.R. Lawrence and D. R. Korber Importance of the RpoE Regulon in Maintaining the Lipid Bilayer during Antimicrobial Treatment with the Polycationic Agent, Chlorhexidine, Proteomics 18 (2018) 1700285: 1-9. doi: 10.1002/pmic.201700285,

311 Z. Yan, R. Hayes, L.G.A, Melo, G.R. Goward, and A.P. Hitchcock, Spectroscopic Analysis of Fluorinated Proton Conducting Materials: Comparing NMR and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopies, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 122 (2018) 3233-3244. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b11592

310 A.P. Hitchcock, Influence of local environment on inner shell excitation spectra, studied by electron and X-ray spectroscopy and spectromicroscopy, Zeitschrift für Physikalische Chemie (2018) 60th birthday issue for Excart Rühl, (accepted, Oct 2017)

309 X.H. Zhu, A.P. Hitchcock, L. Le Nagard, D.A. Bazylinski, V. Morillo, F. Abreu, P. Leăo and U. Lins, X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Magnetism of Synthetic Greigite and Greigite Magnetosomes in Magnetotactic Bacteria, Geomicrobiology Journal 35 (2018) 215-226. doi:10.1080/01490451.2017.1362078

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308 N. D. Telling, J. Everett, J. F. Collingwood, J. Dobson, G. van der Laan, J. Gallagher, J. Wang and A.P. Hitchcock, Iron biochemistry is correlated with amyloid plaque morphology in an established mouse model of Alzheimer's disease, Cell Chemical Biology 24 (2017) 1205-1215. doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2017.07.014

307 J. Wu, M. Lerotic, R. Leary, S. Collins, Z. Saghi, P Midgley, V. Berejnov, D. Susac, J. Stumper, G. Singh and A.P. Hitchcock, Optimization of Three-Dimensional (3D) chemical imaging by soft X-ray spectro-tomography using a compressed sensing algorithm, Microscopy & Microanalysis 23 (2017) 951-956 doi: :10.1017/S1431927617012466 (has supplemental info)

306 J.D. West, Y. Zhu, S. Saem, J. Moran-Mirabal, and A.P. Hitchcock, X-ray absorption spectroscopy and spectromicroscopy of supported lipid bilayers, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 121 (2017) 4492-4501 DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b02646

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305 X.H. Zhu, A.P. Hitchcock, D.A. Bazylinski, P. Denes, J. Joseph, U. Lins, S. Marchesini, H.-W. Shiu, T. Tyliszczak and D.A. Shapiro, Measuring spectroscopy and magnetism of extracted and intracellular magnetosomes using soft X-ray ptychography, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113 (51) (2016) E8219-E8227 doi:10.1073/pnas.1610260114

304 D. Erbahar, T. Susi, X. Rocquefelte, C. Bittencourt, M. Scardamaglia, P.Guttmann, G. Rotas, N. Tagmatarchis, X.H. Zhu, A.P. Hitchcock and C.P. Ewels, Spectromicroscopy of C60 and azafullerene C59N: Identifying surface absorbed water, Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 35605, pp 1-12 doi: 10.1038/srep35605

303 F. Ahrend, U. Glebe, L. Árnadóttir, J.E. Baio, D.A. Fischer, C. Jaye, B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Weidner, U. Siemeling and A. Ehresmann, Magnetic field landscapes guiding the chemisorption of diamagnetic molecules, Langmuir 32 (2016) 10491-10496. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b02208

302 J.R. Lawrence, M. J. Waiser, G.D.W. Swerhone, J. Roy, V. Tumber, A. Paule, A.P. Hitchcock, J.J. Dynes and D.R. Korber, Effects of Fullerene (C60), Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNT), Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNT) and hydroxyl and carboxyl modified Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes on riverine microbial communities. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (accepted Feb 2016) 10.1007/s11356-016-6244-x

301 L. G. de A. Melo, A.P. Hitchcock, V. Berejnov, D. Susac, J. Stumper and G.A. Botton, Evaluating focused ion beam and ultramicrotome sample preparation for analytical microscopies of the cathode layer of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell, Journal of Power Sources 312 (2016) 23-35. doi: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2016.02.019 get pdf

300 J.R. Lawrence, G.D.W. Swerhone, J.J. Dynes, A.P Hitchcock and D.R. Korber, Complex organic corona formation on carbon nanotubes reduces microbial toxicity by suppressing reactive oxygen species production, Environmental Science: Nano, 3 (2016) 181-189 DOI: 10.1039/C5EN00229J get pdf

299 D. Carta, A.P. Hitchcock, P. Guttmann , A. Regoutz, A. Khiat, A. Serb, I. Gupta and T. Prodromakis, Spatially resolved TiOx phases in RRAM conductive nanofilaments using soft-X-ray spectromicroscopy, Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 21525: (1-10) doi: 10.1038/srep21525 get pdf

298 A.F.G. Leontowich, A.P. Hitchcock and R.F. Egerton, Radiation damage in organic solids across the carbon 1s ionization edge, Journal of Electron Spectroscoscopy and Related Phenomena 206 (2016) 58-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.elspec.2015.11.010 get pdf

297 J.R. Lawrence, G.D.W. Swerhone, J.J. Dynes, D.R. Korber and A.P. Hitchcock, Soft x-ray spectromicroscopy for speciation, quantitation and nano-eco-toxicology of nanomaterials, J. Microscopy 261 (2016) 130-147 doi: 10.1111/jmi.12156 get pdf

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296 X.H. Zhu, A.P. Hitchcock, C. Bittencourt, P. Umek and P. Kruger, Individual Titanate Nanostructures Studied by 3D-resolved Polarization Dependent X-ray Absorption Spectra Measured with Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 119 (2015) 24192-24200. . doi 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b08539 get pdf

294 A.P. Hitchcock, Soft X-ray spectromicroscopy and ptychography, Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 200 (2015) 49-63 doi: 10.1016/j.elspec.2015.05.013 get pdf

293 G. Schmid, M. Obst, J. Wu and A.P. Hitchcock, 3D chemical imaging of nanoscale biological, environmental and synthetic materials by soft X-ray spectro-tomography Book Chapter in Characterization Tools for Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Vol. 5. (2015) (Springer, Berlin, 2015) accepted Apr-15.

292 C. Karunakaran, R. Lahlali, V. Perumal, C.R. Christensen, L.M. Blair; S.S. Miller and A. P. Hitchcock, Introduction of soft X-ray spectromicroscopy as an advanced technique for plant biopolymers research, PLOS One 10 (2015) e0122959. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0122959 get pdf

291 X.H. Zhu, S.S. Kalirai, Adam P. Hitchcock and D.A. Bazylinski, X-ray absorption spectroscopy of biogenic and abiogenic magnetite and maghemite, J. Electron Spectroscopy 199 (2015) 19-26. doi: 10.1016/j.elspec.2014.12.005 get pdf

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290 T. Rema, J.R. Lawrence, J. J. Dynes, A. P. Hitchcock and D.R. Korber, Chlorhexidine-tolerance in Delftia acidovorans biofilms: microscopic and spectroscopic analyses, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 58 (2014) 5673-5686 get pdf

289 A.P. Hitchcock and M.F. Toney, Spectromicroscopy and coherent diffraction imaging: focus on energy materials applications. J. Synchrotron Radiation 21 (2014) 1019-1030 get pdf

288 A.P. Hitchcock, V. Berejnov, V. Lee, M.West, M. Dutta and S. Wessel, Carbon corrosion of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell catalyst layers studied by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, J. Power Sources 266 (2014) 66-78 get pdf

287 V. Lee, V. Berejnov, M. West, S. Kundu, D. Susac, J. Stumper, R.T. Atanasoski, M.Debe and A.P. Hitchcock, STXM Investigations of Nano Structured Thin Film Catalysts for Proton-Exchange-Membrane Fuel Cell Applications, J. Power Sources263 (2014) 163-174 get pdf

286 R.D. Arrua, A.P. Hitchcock, W.B. Hon, M. West and E.F. Hilder, Characterisation of Polymer Monoliths Containing Embedded Nanoparticles by Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscopy (STXM), Analytical Chemistry 86 (2014) 2876-2881 doi: 10.1021/ac403166u get pdf

284 E.M. Eickhoff, M. Obst, C.Schröder, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, R.E. Martinez, L.J. Robbins, K.O. Konhauser and A. Kappler, Nickel partitioning in biogenic and abiogenic ferrihydrite: the influence of silica and implications for ancient environments, Geochim Cosmochim Acta 140 (2014) 65-79. get pdf

283 G. Schmid, F. Zeitvogel, L. Hao, P. Ingino, W. Kuerner, J.J. Dynes, C. Karunakaran, J. Wang, Y. Lu, T. Ayers, C. Schietinger, A.P. Hitchcock and M. Obst, Synchrotron-based chemical nano-tomography of microbial cell-mineral aggregates in their natural, hydrated state, Microscopy & Microanalysis 20 (2014) 531-536 get pdf

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282 E.M. Muehe, M. Obst, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, S. Behrens, C.Schröde J.M. Byrne, M. Michel, U.Kraemer and A. Kappler, Fate of Cd during microbial Fe(III) mineral reduction by a novel and Cd-tolerant Geobacter species, Environmental Science and Technology 47 (2013) 14099-14109 doi: /10.1021/es403365w get pdf

280 A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Fabrication of sealed nanofluidic channels using site-selective direct write (maskless) x-ray lithography, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 15 (2013) 509-518 doi: 10.1007/s10404-013-1170-4 get pdf

279 A.F.G. Leontowich, B. Watts, J. Raabe and A.P. Hitchcock, Direct write (maskless) x-ray nanolithography, Microelectronic Engineering 108 (2013) 5-7. 10.1016/j.mee.2013.03.006 get pdf

278 S.S. Kalirai, D.A. Bazylinski and A.P. Hitchcock, Anomalous magnetic orientations of magnetosome chains in a magnetotactic bacterium: Magnetovibrio Blakemorei strain MV-1, Public Library of Science One 8 (2013) e53368-(1-7) get pdf

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  • D. Rossouw, G.A. Botton, E. Najafi, V. Lee and A.P. Hitchcock, Metallic and Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Differentiation individual SWCNT by their Carbon 1s Spectra, ACS Nano 6 (2012) 10965-10972. get pdf
  • W. Cao, M. Masnadi, Q-F. Xiao, Y.-F. Hu, J.-M. Baribeau, J.C. Woicik, A.P.Hitchcock and S.G. Urquhart, Quantification of Strain Through Linear Dichroism in the Si K-edge X-ray Absorption Spectra of Strained Si1-xGex Thin Films, Applied Surface Science 265 (2013) 358-362. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, B.O. Leung, J.L. Brash, A. Scholl and A. Doran, Soft X-ray spectromicroscopy of protein interactions with phase segregated polymer surfaces, Proteins at Interfaces III,State of the Art, T. Horbett, J.L. Brash and W. Norde, eds,. (American Chemical Society, Washington USA, 2012) pp 732-760. get pdf.
  • A.F.G. Leontowich, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, M. Weigand, J. Wang and C. Karunakaran, Accurate dosimetry in scanning transmission X-ray microscopes via the cross-linking threshold dose of poly(methyl methacrylate) J. Synchrotron Radiation 19 (2012) 976-987. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, R.M. Cornelius,. J.L. Brash, A. Scholl and A.Doran, Using X-PEEM to study biomaterials: protein and peptide adsorption to a polystyrene-poly(methyl methacrylate)-b-polyacrylic acid blend, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 185 (2012) 406-416. get pdf
  • C. Bittencourt, A. P. Hitchcock, X. Ke, G. Van Tendeloo, C. P. Ewels and P. Guttmann, X-ray absorption spectromicroscopy of a thin graphite flake: Imaging and electronic structure via the carbon K-edge, Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 3 (2012) 345-350. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, Soft X-ray Imaging and Spectromicroscopy Chapter 22 in Volume II of the Handbook on Nanoscopy, eds. Gustaaf Van Tendeloo, Dirk Van Dyck and Stephen J. Pennycook (Wiley, 2012) pp 745-791 invited BOOK CHAPTER
  • J.R. Lawrence, J.J. Dynes, D.R. Korber, G.D.W. Swerhone, G.G. Leppard, Monitoring the fate of copper nanoparticles in river biofilms using scanning transmission X-ray microscopy (STXM), Chemical Geology 329 (2012) 18-25. get pdf
  • V.S. Coker, J.M. Byrne, N.D. Telling, G. van der Laan, J.R. Lloyd, A.P. Hitchcock, J. Wang and R.A.D. Pattrick, The application of STXM-XMCD to characterise the bio-geo interface during the dissimilatory reduction of Fe(III)-oxyhydroxide, Geobiology 10 (2012) 347-35 get pdf
  • A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Secondary electron deposition mechanism of carbon contamination, Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B 30 (2012) 030601:1-3 get pdf
  • V. Berejnov, Z. Martin, M.M. West, S. Kundu, D. Bessarabov, J. Stumper D. Susac and A.P. Hitchcock, Probing platinum degradation in polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells by scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14 (2012) 4835 - 4843. get pdf
  • J. Hilhorst, M. M. van Schooneveld, J. Wang, Emiel de Smit, T. Tyliszczak, J.Raabe, A.P. Hitchcock, M. Obst, F. M.F. de Groot and A.V. Petukhov, Three dimensional structure and defects in colloidal photonic crystals revealed by tomographic scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Langmuir 28 (2012) 3614-3620 get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, M. Obst, J. Wang, Y.S Lu and T. Tyliszczak, Advances in the detection of As in environmental samples using low energy X-ray fluorescence in a scanning transmission X-ray microscope: Arsenic immobilization by an Fe(II)-oxidizing freshwater bacteria, Environmental Science and Technology 46 (2012) 2821-2829 get pdf
  • S.S. Kalirai, K.P. Lam, D. Bazylinski, U. Lins and A.P. Hitchcock, Examining the chemistry and magnetism of magnetotactic bacterium Candidatus Magnetovibrio blakemorei strain MV-1 using scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Chemical Geology 300-301 (2012) 14-23. get pdf
  • E. Najafi, A.P. Hitchcock, D.Rossouw and G Botton, Mapping defects in a carbon nanotube by momentum transfer dependent electron energy loss spectromicroscopy, Ultramicroscopy 113 (2012) 158-164.get pdf
  • A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Experimental investigation of beam heating in a soft X-ray scanning transmission X-ray microscope, The Analyst 137 (2012) 370-375.get pdf
  • G. E. Mitchell, B. Mickols, D. Hernández-Cruz and A.P. Hitchcock, Unexpected new phase detected in FT30 type reverse Osmosis Membranes using scanning transmission x-ray microscopy, Polymer 52 (2011) 3956-3962. get pdf
  • G. Idiong, A. Won, A. Ruscito, B.O. Leung, A. P. Hitchcock and A. Ianoul, Investigating the Effect of Single Glycine to Alanine Substitution on Membrane Interactions of Antimicrobial Peptide Latarcin 2a, European Biophysics Journal 40 (2011) 805-810. get pdf
  • J. Li, M.A.J. Mazumder, H.D.H. Stöver, A. P. Hitchcock and I.M. Shirley, Studies on Polyurea Microcapsules: Surface Modifications and Capsule Size Control, J. Polym. Science Part A Polym. Chem. 49 (2011) 3038-3047. get pdf 
  • Z. Martín, I. Jiménez, M.A. Gómez and A. P. Hitchcock, Interfacial Interactions in PP/MMT/SEBS Nanocomposites: influence of polar modifications in the MMT location, Macromolecules 44 (2011) 2179-2189. get pdf
  • J.R. Lawrence and A.P. Hitchcock Synchrotron-based X-ray and FTIR absorption spectromicroscopies of organic contaminants in the environment. Chapter 14 in: Biophysico-Chemical Processes of Anthropogenic Organic Compounds in Environmental Systems. 341-368 B.n Xing, N. Senesi, and P.M. Huang (eds) (International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry Books Series, John Wiley & Sons) BOOK CHAPTER get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, A. Won, Anatoli Ianoul and A. Scholl, Imaging Interactions of Cationic Antimicrobial Peptides with Model Lipid Membranes using X-ray Spectromicroscopy, European Biophysical Journal 40 (2011) 805-810. get pdf
  • J. Wang, J. Zhou, H. Fang, T.K. Sham, C. Karunakaran, Y.Lu, G. Cooper and A.P. Hitchcock, Effect of humidity on individual SnO2 coated carbon nanotubes studied by in situ STXM, Proc. VUVX2010, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenomena, special issue on Advances in VUVX Physics (2011) accepted Dec 2010
  • A. Won, M. Khan, S. Gustin, A. Akpawu, D. Seebun, T. Avis, B.O. Leung, A. P. Hitchcock and A. Ianoul, Investigating the Effects of L- to D- Amino Acid Substitution and Deamidation on the Activity and Membrane Interactions of Antimicrobial Peptide Anoplin, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes 1808 (6) (2011) 1592-1600 get pdf
  • A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Zone Plate Focused Soft X-ray Lithography, Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 103 (2011) 1-11. get pdf
  • J. Li, A.P. Hitchcock and H.D.H. Stöver, Pickering Emulsion Templated Interfacial Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization for Microencapsulation, Langmuir 26 (2010) 17926-17935. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, J.L. Brash and A. Scholl and A. Doran, An X-ray spectromicroscopy study of protein adsorption to polystyrene-polyethylene oxide blends, Langmuir 26 (2010) 14759-14765. get pdf
  • A. Felten, X. Gillon, M. Gulas, J.-J. Pireaux, X. Ke, G. Van Tendeloo, C. Bittencourt, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, E. Najafi and A.P. Hitchcock, Measuring Point Defect Density in Individual Carbon Nanotubes Using Polarization-Dependent X-ray Microscopy, 4 (2010) 4431-4436. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, J. L. Brash and A.P. Hitchcock, Characterization of biomaterials by soft X-ray spectromicroscopy, Materials 3 (2010) 3911-3938 (invited review). get pdf
  • E. Najafi, J. Wang, A.P. Hitchcock, J. Guan, S.Denommee and B. Simard, Characterization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes by Scanning Transmission X-ray Spectromicroscopy: Purification, Order and Dodecyl Functionalization, Journal of the American Chemical Society 132 (2010) 9020-9029. get pdf
  • T.R. Neu, B. Manz, F. Volke, J.J. Dynes, A.P. Hitchcock and J.R. Lawrence. Advanced imaging techniques for assessment of structure, composition and function in biofilm systems. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 72 (2010) 1-21. (invited mini-review) get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, J. Wang, J.L. Brash and A.P. Hitchcock, A. Scholl and A. Doran, An X-ray spectromicroscopy study of albumin adsorption to cross-linked polyethylene oxide films, Advanced Biomaterials, in Advanced Engineering Materials 12 (2010) B133-B138. get pdf
  • K.P. Lam, A.P. Hitchcock, M. Obst, J.R. Lawrence, G.D.W. Swerhone, G.G. Leppard, T. Tyliszczak, C.Karunakaran, J.Wang, K. Kaznatcheev, D. Bazylinski and U. Lins, X-ray magnetic circular dichroism of individual magnetosomes by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Chemical Geology 270 (2010) 110-116 get pdf

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