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Dr James Bowen

Profile summary

  • Central Academic Staff
  • Lecturer in Materials Engineering
  • Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • School of Engineering & Innovation
  • james.bowen

Professional biography

Research group leader exploring the application of Nanoscale Analysis and materials characterisation techniques to a variety of research areas, including Advanced MaterialsHealthcare (Medical, Dental, and Pharma), and Personal Care

2015: Lecturer in Materials Engineering at The Open University

2014: Director at Bowen Instruments Ltd, which designs and manufactures bespoke scientific instruments and accessories.

2009: Designed, commissioned, and managed the Science City Advanced Materials Laboratory in the School of Chemical Engineering at the University of Birmingham.

2006: Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham

2006: PhD, Chemistry (NanoAdhesion - Investigating Nanoscale Adhesion Using Self-Assembled Monolayers)

2001: MEng (Hons), Chemical Engineering with Management

 

Equipment Innovations

Custom vessels and moulds for hydrogel manufacture

Environmental chambers; for sample storage and controlled exposure to incident light

Flask covers; for minimising evaporative loss and preventing contamination

Platforms and sample holders for bespoke test conditions

Portable incubators; temperature, humidity, and CO2 control

Portable humidity generators; temperature and humidity control

Tribometers; for investigating tribological properties including friction, lubrication, and wear

 

PhD Projects Available

Chemical modification of polymer surfaces using plasma processing

Enhanced biocompatibility of medical grade titanium alloy surfaces

Exploring biomaterial stability and durability in vitro

Investigating the adhesive behaviour of metal liquid bridges

Micro-lavas for the synthesis of novel minerals

Synthesis of novel organosilicon materials 

The effect of silicone molecular architecture on adhesion, tribology, and lithography

 

 

Current Lab Members

Sunil Hettiarachchi (2018): Nanoparticle and bio-lubricant additives for engine wear reduction

Yachen Jiang (2018): Microwave sintering as a fabrication method for extra-terrestrial construction

Irene Dong (2017): Acoustic testing of engineered materials and surfaces

Vibha Levin Prabhu (2015): Microwave processing of particulate minerals 

 

Lab Alumni

Gabriela Melo Rodriguez (2014-2017): Enhancement of titanium alloy bioactivity via peptide and hydroxyapatite coatings 

Shital Lungare (2013-2016): Nasal delivery of Amantidine for the treatment of Parkinson's disease using thermoresponsive biocompatible gels

Thomas Mueller (2012-2016): Systems for measuring B cell receptor affinity maturation in germinal centres

 

Research interests

James is an interdisciplinary scientist and engineer whose research involves surface modification, particle technology, polymers, rheology & complex fluids, adhesion, and the liquid/solid interface.

Particular interests in nanolithography, nanomachiningnanometrologyintermolecular & interparticle interactions, biomaterial degradation, and innovative methods of characterising complex materials. He collaborates with comparative ecophysiologists to investigate structure-property relationships in natural materials.

Collaborative attitude towards multidisciplinary research, with expertise in the following techniques, and equipment available for research purposes.

Atomic Force Microscopy

Confocal Raman Microscopy

Dynamic Vapour Sorption

Electron Microscopy

Mechanical Testing

Nanoindentation

Particle Size & Shape Analysis

Pycnometry & Porosimetry

Rheometry

Self-Assembled Monolayers

Spectroscopic Ellipsometry

Spin Coating

Thin Film Deposition

Tribological Analysis

White Light Interferometry

X-Ray Diffraction

X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy

 

Selected publications as follows:

Atomic Force Microscopy

Mechanical characterization of torsional micro-paddles using atomic force microscopyJ. Sensors2018, 6160907

Selecting suitable image dimensions for scanning probe microscopy, Surf. Interf., 2017, 9, 133-142

Adhesion between silica surfaces due to hydrogen bonding, Surf. Topogr. Metrol.Prop.20164, 034001

Adhesion of Pseudomonas fluorescens biofilms to glass, stainless steel and cellulose, Biotechnol. Lett.201638, 787-792

Investigation of techniques for the measurement of articular cartilage surfaceMicron201344, 179-184

A dynamic model of the jump-to phenomenon during AFM analysisLangmuir201228, 17273-17286

Adhesion of alumina surfaces through confined water layers containing various moleculesLangmuir2012, 28, 4648-4653

Manufacturing of agarose-based chromatographic adsorbents - effect of ionic strength and cooling conditions on particle structure and mechanical strengthJ. Colloid Interface Sci.2012367, 153-160

Characterisation of spin coated engineered Escherichia coli biofilms using atomic force microscopyColloid. Surface. B201289, 152-160

Fabrication and analysis of cylindrical resin AFM microcantileversUltramicroscopy2011111, 1214-1223

Prediction of inter-particle adhesion force from surface energy and surface roughnessJ. Adh. Sci. Technol.201125, 367-384

On the calibration of rectangular atomic force microscope cantilevers modified by particle attachment and laminationMeas. Sci. Technol.201021, 115106

The adhesive properties of pyridine-terminated self-assembled monolayersThin Solid Films2009517, 3806-3812

 

Healthcare

Silsesquioxane polymer as a potential scaffold for laryngeal reconstruction, Mater. Sci. Eng. C, 2018, 92, 565-574

Anisotropic dehydration of hydrogel surfacesProg. Biomater.20176, 157-164

Soluble silicon patterns and templates calcium phosphate nanocrystal deposition in collagen type 1RSC Adv.20166, 99809-99815

Micro particle surface layering through dry coating: impact of moisture content and process parameters on the properties of orally disintegrating tabletsJ. Pharm. Pharmacol., 2017, 69, 807-822

Development and evaluation of a novel intranasal spray for the delivery of amantadineJ. Pharm. Sci.2016105, 1209-1220

Electrospray synthesis and properties of hierarchically structured PLGA TIPS microspheres for use as controlled release technologies, J. Colloid Interface Sci.2016467, 220-229

A holistic multi evidence approach to study the fragmentation behaviour of crystalline mannitolSci. Rep.20155, 16352

Assessment of non-contacting optical methods to measure wear and surface roughness in ceramic total disc replacements, J. Eng. Med., 2015, 229, 245-254

Nanoscale crystallinity modulates cell proliferation on plasma sprayed surfaces, Mater. Sci. Eng. C, 2015, 48, 5-10

Transient bioimpedance monitoring of mechanotransduction in artificial tissue during indentation, J. Elec. Bioimped., 2014, 5, 55-73

Mechanical properties of alginate hydrogels manufactured using external gelation, J. Mech. Behav. Biomed. Mater., 2014, 36, 135-142

Development of a synovial fluid analogue with bio-relevant rheology for wear testing of orthopaedic implants, J. Mech. Behav. Biomed. Mater., 2014, 32, 177-184

In situ-forming robust chitosan hydrogels prepared by copper-free azide-alkyne reaction for tissue engineering, Biomater. Sci., 2014, 2, 167-175

A novel method for monitoring mineralisation in hydrogels at the engineered hard/soft tissue interface, Biomater. Sci., 2014, 2, 41-51

Structural changes to resorbable calcium phosphate bioceramic aged in vitro, Colloid. Surface. B., 2013, 111, 469-478

Active screen plasma nitriding enhances cell attachment to polymer surfaces, Appl. Surf. Sci., 2013, 273, 787-798

Engineering biofilms for biocatalysis, ChemBioChem, 2011, 12, 1391-1395

 

Personal Care

Friction and wear of human hair fibresSurf. Topogr. Metrol. Prop.20164, 024008

Adhesion of perfume-filled microcapsules to model fabric surfaces, J. Microencapsul., 2014, 31, 430-439

The effect of temperature on adhesion forces between surfaces and model foods containing whey protein and sugar, J. Food Eng., 2013, 118, 371-379

Controlling thin liquid film viscosity via modification of substrate surface chemistry, Colloid. Surface. A, 2013, 418, 112-116

Measurement of the adhesion force between single melamine formaldehyde micro-particles and a flat fabric surface using AFM, J. Adh. Sci. Technol., 2013, 27, 973-987

Application of colloid probe atomic force microscopy to the adhesion of thin films of viscous and viscoelastic silicone fluids, Langmuir, 2011, 27, 11489-11500

Micro squeeze flow rheometer for high frequency analysis of nano-litre volumes of viscoelastic fluid, Microelectronic Eng., 2011, 88, 1726-1729

 

Advanced Materials

The stability and degradation of PECVD fluoropolymer nanofilmsPolym. Degrad. Stabil.2019160, 203-209

Plasma jet printing and in situ reduction of highly acidic graphene oxide, ACS Nano, 2018, 12, 5473-5481

Twisting fatigue in multilayer films of Ag-alloy with indium tin oxide on polyethylene terephthalate for flexible electronics devices, Thin Solid Films, 2018, 645, 241-252

Functionalisation of Ti6Al4V and hydroxyapatite surfaces with combined peptides based on KKLPDA and EEEEEEEE peptide aptamers, Colloid. Surface. B, 2017, 160, 154-160

A rare mineral, vaterite, acts as a shock absorber in the eggshell of a communally nesting bird, Ibis

Liquid-like behaviour of gold nanowire bridges, Appl. Phys. Lett., 2017, 111, 073104

Facile synthesis of novel hybrid POSS biomolecules via a “click” reaction, RSC Adv., 2017, 7, 37474-37477

Room temperature thermally evaporated thin Au film on Si suitable for application of thiol self-assembled monolayers in MEMS/NEMS sensorsJ. Vac. Sci. Technol. A201735, 041514

Confirmation of a nanohybrid shish-kebab (NHSK) structure in composites of PET and MWCNTs, J. Polym. Sci. B: Polym. Phys.201755, 132-137

On the origin and magnitude of surface stresses due to metal nanofilmsNanoscale20168, 4245-4251

Mechanical properties of amorphous indium-gallium-zinc oxide thin films on compliant substrates for flexible optoelectronic devicesThin Solid Films2015594, 197-204

Multiscale patterning of nanocomposite polyelectrolyte/nanoparticle films using inkjet printing and AFM scratchingMater. Res. Exp.20152, 065301

Effects of current on early stages of focused ion beam nano-machiningMater. Res. Exp.20152, 055005

Graphene based ultra-thin flat lensesACS Photonics20152, 200-207

The effects of dwell time on focused ion beam machining of siliconMicroelectronic Eng.2014121, 24-26 

Spherical indentation analysis of stress relaxation for thin film viscoelastic materialsRheol. Acta201352, 695-706

Different formation kinetics and photoisomerization behaviour of self-assembled monolayers of thiols and dithiolanes bearing azobenzene moietiesPhys. Chem. Chem. Phys.201315, 11014-11024

Controlling gold nanoparticle assembly on electron beam-reduced nitrophenyl self-assembled monolayers via electron doseColloid. Surface. A2013433, 181-190

Optimised determination of viscoelastic properties using compliant measurement systemsSoft Matter20139, 5581-5593

Degradation of thin polymer filmsSoft Matter20139, 344-358

Direct e-beam lithography of PDMSMicroelectronic Eng.201297, 34-37

Rapid manufacture of monolithic micro-actuated forceps inspired by Echinoderm pedicillariaeBioinsp. Biomim.20127, 044001

Characteristics and durability of fluoropolymer thin filmsPolym. Degrad. Stabil.201196, 561-565

Physicochemical properties of (ethylene glycol)-containing self-assembled monolayers relevant for protein and algal cell resistanceLangmuir2009, 25, 10077-10082

The pH-dependent adhesion of nanoparticles to self-assembled monolayers on goldThin Solid Films2008516, 2987-2999

Fabrication of a nanoparticle gradient substrate by thermochemical manipulation of an ester functionalized SAMJ. Mater. Chem.200717, 5097-5110

The influence of surface lubricity on the adhesion of Navicula perminuta and Ulva linza to alkanethiol self-assembled monolayersJ. R. Soc. Interface20074, 473-477

 

Teaching interests

Impact and engagement

From one AFM user to another​Nu Nano Blog12 November 2018.

On building a career in science: funding, grit and the road to revolutionary ideasLyrical Science27 June 2018.

How to build a stronger eggshellBritish Ornithologist's Union Blog16 November 2017.

Rare mineral coating cushions cuckoo eggs during incubationChemistry World14 September 2017.

Lightweight, tunable lenses made from graphene, Chemical & Engineering News. 22 January 2015.

The ABC of indentation: accurately probing cells and tissuesUniversity of Birmingham13 November 2013.

The hydrophobic egg found on many coastal cliff faces, University of Birmingham. 14 August 2013

Guillemot eggs are self-cleaning, BBC Nature News. 5 July 2013

Scientist spills water, discovers self-cleaning bird egg, National Geographic. 5 July 2013

Unique shell design gives guillemot eggs an edge for living on the edge, Phys.org. 5 July 2013.

 

External collaborations

Collaborative academic links within the UK

Aston University

Imperial College London

Lancaster University

Nottingham Trent University

Royal Holloway University of London

University College London

University of Birmingham

University of Warwick

University of Wolverhampton

 

Industrial Engagement

Responsible for the successful completion of 80+ projects for companies in sectors including automotive, fast-moving consumer goods, and pharmaceutical. Examples include:

Adhesive properties and pore structure of detergent granules 

Chemical and scratch resistance of printed ceramic surfaces

Design and testing of inflatable packaging

Distribution and degradation of fouling residues

Formulation of chewing gum using artificial sweeteners

Mechanical and spectroscopic characterisation of pharmaceutical products

Particle size and shape distributions of powders 

Porosity and density of formulated products

Rheological properties of epoxy resins

Structural characterisation of crystalline nanofibres

Topographical analysis of nanostructured surfaces

Tribology and wear of hair fibres

Water-absorbing materials for flooding attenuation

 

Publications

Precise generation of selective surface-confined glycoprotein recognition sites (2019-06-17)
Mitchell, Philippa; Tommasone, Stefano; Angioletti-Uberti, Stefano; Bowen, James and Mendes, Paula M
ACS Applied Bio Materials, 2(6) (pp. 2617-2623)
Improving cellular migration in tissue-engineered laryngeal scaffolds (2019-02)
Wismayer, K.; Mehrban, N.; Bowen, J. and Birchall, M.
Journal of Laryngology & Otology, 133(2) (pp. 135-148)
The stability and degradation of PECVD fluoropolymer nanofilms (2019-02)
Bowen, James and Cheneler, David
Polymer Degradation and Stability, 160 (pp. 203-209)
Suitability of developed composite materials for meniscal replacement: mechanical, friction and wear evaluation (2019-01)
Inyang, Adijat Omuwumi; Abdalrahman, Tamer; Bezuidenhout, Deon; Bowen, James and Vaughan, Christopher Leonard
Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 89 (pp. 217-226)
Silsesquioxane polymer as a potential scaffold for laryngeal reconstruction (2018-11-01)
Mehrban, Nazia; Bowen, James; Tait, Angela; Darbyshire, Arnold; Virasami, Alex K.; Lowdell, Mark W. and Birchall, Martin A.
Materials Science and Engineering: C, 92 (pp. 565-574)
On the electrical conductivity of alginate hydrogels (2018-10-01)
Kaklamani, Georgia; Kazaryan, Diana; Bowen, James; Iacovella, Fabrice; Anastasiadis, Spiros H. and Deligeorgis, George
Regenerative Biomaterials, 5(5) (pp. 293-301)
Mechanical Characterization of Torsional Micropaddles Using Atomic Force Microscopy (2018-08-07)
Mahmoodi, N.; Sabouri, A.; Bowen, J.; Anthony, C. J. and Mendes, P. M.
Journal of Sensors, 2018, Article 6160907
Plasma Jet Printing and in Situ Reduction of Highly Acidic Graphene Oxide (2018-06-26)
Dey, Avishek; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Bowen, James; Nordlund, Dennis; Meyyappan, M. and Gandhiraman, Ram P.
ACS Nano, 12(6) (pp. 5473-5481)
Twisting fatigue in multilayer films of Ag-alloy with indium tin oxide on polyethylene terephthalate for flexible electronics devices (2018-01-01)
Mohammed, D.W.; Ameen, R. B.; Sierros, K. A.; Bowen, J. and Kukureka, S. N.
Thin Solid Films, 645 (pp. 241-252)
A rare mineral, vaterite, acts as a shock absorber in the eggshell of a communally nesting bird (2018-01)
Portugal, Steven J.; Bowen, James and Riehl, Christina
Ibis: international journal of avian science, 160(1) (pp. 173-178)
Mechanical characterization of torsional micro-paddles using atomic force microscopy (2018)
Mahmoodi, Nasim; Sabouri, Aydin; Bowen, James; Anthony, Carl J and Mendes, Paula M
Journal of Sensors, Article 6160907
Functionalisation of Ti6Al4V and hydroxyapatite surfaces with combined peptides based on KKLPDA and EEEEEEEE peptides (2017-12-01)
Melo Rodriguez, Gabriela; Bowen, James; Grossin, David; Ben-Nissan, Besim and Stamboulis, Artemis
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 160 (pp. 154-160)
Selecting suitable image dimensions for scanning probe microscopy (2017-09-12)
Bowen, James and Cheneler, David
Surfaces and Interfaces, 9 (pp. 132-142)
Liquid-like behaviour of gold nanowire bridges (2017-08-14)
Naik, Jay P.; Cheneler, David; Bowen, James and Prewett, Philip D.
Applied Physics Letters, 111(7)
Gallium (III)-metalloporphyrin grafted magnetite nanoparticles for fluoride removal from aqueous solutions (2017-08-11)
Asgari, Behnoosh and Bowen, James
Natural Products Chemistry & Research, 5, Article 282(5)
Facile synthesis of novel hybrid POSS biomolecules via “Click” reactions (2017-07-28)
El Aziz, Youssef; Mehrban, Nazia; Taylor, Peter G.; Birchall, Martin A.; Bowen, James; Bassindale, Alan R.; Pitak, Mateusz B. and Coles, Simon J.
RSC Advances, 7(59) (pp. 37474-37477)
Room temperature thermally evaporated thin Au film on Si suitable for application of thiol self-assembled monolayers in MEMS/NEMS sensors (2017-07-01)
Mahmoodi, Nasim; Rushdi, Abduljabbar I.; Bowen, James; Sabour, Aydin; Anthony, Carl; Mendes, Paula M. and Preece, Jon A.
Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A, 35(4)
Microparticle surface layering through dry coating: impact of moisture content and process parameters on the properties of orally disintegrating tablets (2017-07)
Alyami, Hamad; Koner, Jasdip; Dahmash, Eman Z.; Bowen, James; Terry, David and Mohammed, Afzal R.
Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 69(7) (pp. 807-822)
An investigation into the effects of excipient particle size, blending techniques and processing parameters on the homogeneity and content uniformity of a blend containing low-dose model drug (2017-06-13)
Alyami, Hamad; Dahmash, Eman; Bowen, James and Mohammed, Afzal R.
PLoS ONE, 12, Article e0178772(6)
The formation of a nanohybrid shish-kebab (NHSK) structure in melt-processed composites of poly (ethylene terephthalate) (PET) and multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) (2017-05-19)
Heeley, Ellen L.; Hughes, Darren J.; Crabb, Eleanor M.; Bowen, James; Bikondoa, Oier; Mayoral, Beatriz; Leung, Sandy and McNally, Tony
Polymer, 117 (pp. 208-219)
Development of MIL-101(Cr)/GrO Composites for adsorption heat pump applications (2017-05-15)
Elsayed, Eman; Wang, Haiyan; Anderson, Paul A.; Al-Dadah, Raya; Mahmoud, Saad; Navarro, Helena; Ding, Yulong and Bowen, James
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 244 (pp. 180-191)
Full deflection profile calculation and Young’s modulus optimisation for engineered high performance materials (2017-04-11)
Farsi, A.; Pullen, A. D.; Latham, J. P.; Bowen, J.; Carlsson, M.; Stitt, E. H. and Marigo, M.
Scientific reports, 7, Article 46190
Confirmation of a Nanohybrid Shish-Kebab (NHSK) Structure in Composites of PET and MWCNTs (2017-01-15)
Heeley, Ellen L.; Hughes, Darren J.; Crabb, Eleanor M.; Bowen, James; Bikondoa, Oier; Mayoral, Beatriz and McNally, Tony
Journal of Polymer Science. Part B: Polymer Physics, 55(2) (pp. 132-137)
Anisotropic dehydration of hydrogel surfaces (2017)
Kaklamani, Georgia; Cheneler, David; Grover, Liam M.; Adams, Michael J.; Anastasiadis, Spiros H. and Bowen, James
Progress in Biomaterials, 6(4) (pp. 157-164)
Soluble silicon patterns and templates: calcium phosphate nanocrystal deposition in collagen type 1 (2016-10-11)
Birdi-Chouhan, G.; Shelton, R. M.; Bowen, J.; Goldberg-Oppenheimer, P.; Page, S. J.; Hanna, J. V.; Peacock, A.; Wright, A.J. and Grover, L. M.
RSC Advances, 102(6) (pp. 99809-99815)
Friction and wear of human hair fibres (2016-06-30)
Bowen, James; Johnson, Simon A.; Avery, Andrew R. and Adams, Michael J.
Surface Topography: Metrology and properties, 4, Article 24008
Adhesion between silica surfaces due to hydrogen bonding (2016-06-22)
Bowen, James; Rossetto, Hebert L. and Kendall, Kevin
Surface Topography: Metrology and Properties, 4(3) (p 34001)
Adhesion of Pseudomonas fluorescens biofilms to glass, stainless steel and cellulose (2016-05)
Wan Dagang, W.R.Z.; Bowen, J.; O'Keeffe, J.; Robbins, P.T. and Zhang, Z.
Biotechnology Letters, 38(5) (pp. 787-792)
Electrospray synthesis and properties of hierarchically structured PLGA TI PS microspheres for use as controlled release technologies (2016-04-01)
Malik, Salman A.; Ng, Wing H.; Bowen, James; Tang, Justin; Gomez, Alessandro; Kenyon, Anthony J. and Day, Richard M.
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 467 (pp. 220-229)
Development and Evaluation of a Novel Intranasal Spray for the Delivery of Amantadine (2016-01-30)
Lungare, Shital; Bowen, James and Badhan, Raj
Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 105(3) (pp. 1209-1220)
On the origin and magnitude of surface stresses due to metal nanofilms (2016-01-28)
Bowen, James and Cheneler, David
Nanoscale, 8 (pp. 4245-4251)
A holistic multi evidence approach to study the fragmentation behaviour of crystalline mannitol (2015-11-10)
Koner, Jasdip S.; Rajabi-Siahboomi, Ali; Bowen, James; Perrie, Yvonne; Kirby, Daniel and Mohammed, Afzal R.
Scientific Reports, 5, Article 16352
Mechanical properties of amorphous indium-gallium-zinc oxide thin films on compliant substrates for flexible optoelectronic devices (2015-11-02)
Mohammed, D. W.; Waddingham, R.; Flewitt, A. J.; Sierros, K. A.; Bowen, J. and Kukureka, S. N.
Thin Solid Films, 594(A) (pp. 197-204)
Multiscale patterning of nanocomposite polyelectrolyte/nanoparticle films using inkjet printing and AFM scratching (2015-06-05)
Leigh, S. J.; Bowen, J. and Preece, J. A.
Materials Research Express, 2, Article 65301(6)
Effects of current on early stages of focused ion beam nano-machining (2015-05-11)
Sabouri, Aydin; Anthony, Carl J.; Prewett, Philip D.; Bowen, James and Butt, Haider
Materials Research Express, 2(5)
Nanoscale crystallinity modulates cell proliferation on plasma sprayed surfaces (2015-03)
Smith, Alan M.; Paxton, Jennifer Z.; Hung, Yi-Pei; Hadley, Martin J.; Bowen, James; Williams, Richard L. and Grover, Liam M.
Materials Science and Engineering: C, 48(1) (pp. 5-10)
Assessment of non-contacting optical methods to measure wear and surface roughness in ceramic total disc replacements (2015-02-16)
Green, Naomi C.; Bowen, James; Hukins, David W. L. and Shepherd, Duncan E. T.
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine, 229(3) (pp. 245-254)
Graphene-based ultrathin flat lenses (2015-01-07)
Kong, Xiang-Tian; Khan, Ammar A.; Kidambi, Piran R.; Deng, Sunan; Yetisen, Ali K.; Dlubak, Bruno; Hiralal, Pritesh; Montelongo, Yunuen; Bowen, James; Xavier, Stéphane; Jiang, Kyle; Amaratunga, Gehan A. J.; Hofmann, Stephan; Wilkinson, Timothy D.; Dai, Qing and Butt, Haider
ACS Photonics, 2(2) (pp. 200-207)
Transient bioimpedance monitoring of mechanotransduction in artificial tissue during indentation (2014-09-09)
Cheneler, David; Bowen, James and Kaklamani, Georgia
Journal of Electrical Bioimpedance, 5(1) (pp. 55-73)
Mechanical properties of alginate hydrogels manufactured using external gelation (2014-08)
Kaklamani, Georgia; Cheneler, David; Grover, Liam M.; Adams, Michael J. and Bowen, James
Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 36 (pp. 135-142)
Relationship between single and bulk mechanical properties for zeolite ZSM5 spray-dried particles (2014-06-13)
Marigo, M.; Cairns, D. L.; Bowen, J.; Ingram, A. and Stitt, E. H.
Particuology, 14 (pp. 130-138)
The effects of dwell time on focused ion beam machining of silicon (2014-06-01)
Sabouri, A.; Anthony, C. J.; Bowen, J.; Vishnyakov, V. and Prewett, P. D.
Microelectronic Engineering, 121 (pp. 24-26)
Adhesion of perfume-filled microcapsules to model fabric surfaces (2014-04-04)
He, Yanping; Bowen, James; Andrews, James W.; Liu, Min; Smets, Johan and Zhang, Zhibing
Journal of Microencapsulation, 31(5) (pp. 430-439)
In situ-forming robust chitosan-poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogels prepared by copper-free azide–alkyne click reaction for tissue engineering (2014-02-01)
Truong, Vinh X.; Ablett, Matthew P.; Gilbert, Hamish T. J.; Bowen, James; Richardson, Stephen M.; Hoyland, Judith A. and Dove, Andrew P.
Biomaterials Science, 2(2) (pp. 167-175)
A novel method for monitoring mineralisation in hydrogels at the engineered hard–soft tissue interface (2014-01)
Koburger, Susanne; Bannerman, Alistair; Grover, Liam M.; Müller, Frank A.; Bowen, James and Paxton, Jennifer
Biomaterials Science, 2(1) (pp. 41-51)
Experimental and numerical investigation of the effect of pellet size on the adsorption characteristics of activated carbon/ethanol (2014)
Elsayed, A.; Mahmoud, S.; Al-Dadah, R.; Bowen, J. and Kaialy, W.
Energy Procedia, 61 (pp. 2327-2330)
Development of a synovial fluid analogue with bio-relevant rheology for wear testing of orthopaedic implants (2013-12-18)
Smith, Alan M.; Fleming, Leigh; Wudebwe, Uchena; Bowen, James and Grover, Liam M.
Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 32 (pp. 177-184)
Nitrogen plasma surface modification enhances cellular compatibility of aluminosilicate glass (2013-11-15)
Kaklamani, Georgia; Mehrban, Nazia; Bowen, James; Dong, Hanshan; Grover, Liam and Stamboulis, Artemis
Materials Letters, 111 (pp. 225-229)
Structural changes to resorbable calcium phosphate bioceramic aged in vitro (2013-11-01)
Mehrban, Nazia; Bowen, James; Vorndran, Elke; Gbureck, Uwe and Grover, Liam M.
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 111 (pp. 469-478)
Measurement of the adhesion between single melamine-formaldehyde resin microparticles and a flat fabric surface using AFM (2013-10-01)
Liu, K. M.; Preece, J. A.; York, D.; Bowen, J. and Zhang, Z.
Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 27(9) (pp. 973-987)
The effect of temperature on adhesion forces between surfaces and model foods containing whey protein and sugar (2013-10)
Goode, K. R.; Bowen, J.; Akhtar, N.; Robbins, P. T. and Fryer, P. J.
Journal of Food Engineering, 118(4) (pp. 371-379)
Controlling gold nanoparticle assembly on electron beam-reduced nitrophenyl self-assembled monolayers via electron dose (2013-09-20)
Leigh, Simon J.; Prieto, Jose L.; Bowen, James; Lewis, Scott; Robinson, Alex P.G.; Iqbal, Parvez and Preece, Jon A.
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 433 (pp. 181-190)
Different formation kinetics and photoisomerization behavior of self-assembled monolayers of thiols and dithiolanes bearing azobenzene moieties (2013-07-14)
Yeung, Chun L.; Charlesworth, Scott; Iqbal, Parvez; Bowen, James; Preece, Jon A. and Mendes, Paula M.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 15(26) (pp. 11014-11024)
Spherical indentation analysis of stress relaxation for thin film viscoelastic materials (2013-07-01)
Cheneler, David; Mehrban, Nazia and Bowen, James
Rheologica Acta, 52(7) (pp. 695-706)
Optimised determination of viscoelastic properties using compliant measurement systems (2013-06-21)
Andrews, James W.; Bowen, James and Cheneler, David
Soft Matter, 9(23) (pp. 5581-5593)
Active screen plasma nitriding enhances cell attachment to polymer surfaces (2013-05-15)
Kaklamani, Georgia; Bowen, James; Mehrban, Nazia; Dong, Hanshan; Grover, Liam M. and Stamboulis, Artemis
Applied Surface Science, 273 (pp. 787-798)
A novel water-based cathode ink formulation (2013-02-06)
Howe, Katie S.; Clark, Ewan R.; Bowen, James and Kendall, Kevin
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 38(3) (pp. 1731-1736)
Controlling thin liquid film viscosity via modification of substrate surface chemistry (2013-02-05)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David and Adams, Michael J.
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 418 (pp. 112-116)
Degradation of polymer films (2013-01-14)
Cheneler, David and Bowen, James
Soft Matter, 9(2) (pp. 344-358)
Investigation of techniques for the measurement of articular cartilage surface roughness (2013-01)
Ghosh, Siddharth; Bowen, James; Jiang, Kyle; Espino, Daniel M. and Shepherd, Duncan E. T.
Micron, 44 (pp. 179-184)
Dielectric properties of pulsed-laser deposited indium tin oxide thin films (2012-12-01)
Giusti, G.; Bowen, J.; Ramasse, Q.; Rey, G.; Blackburn, E.; Tian, L.; Jones, I. P. and Abell, J. S.
Thin Solid Films, 524 (pp. 249-256)
Rapid manufacture of monolithic micro-actuated forceps inspired by echinoderm pedicellariae (2012-12)
Leigh, S. J.; Bowen, J.; Purssell, C. P.; Covington, J. A.; Billson, D. R. and Hutchins, D. A.
Bioinspiration & Biomimetics, 7, Article 44001(4)
A dynamic model of the jump-to phenomenon during AFM analysis (2012-11-16)
Bowen, James and Cheneler, David
Langmuir, 28(50) (pp. 17273-17286)
Direct e-beam lithography of PDMS (2012-09)
Bowen, J.; Cheneler, D. and Robinson, A. P. G.
Microelectronic Engineering, 97 (pp. 34-37)
Prediction of inter-particle adhesion force from surface energy and surface roughness (2012-04-12)
Jallo, Laila J.; Chen, Yuhua; Bowen, James; Etzler, Frank and Dave, Rajesh
Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 25(4-5) (pp. 367-384)
Adhesion of alumina surfaces through confined water layers containing various molecules (2012-02-14)
Rossetto, Hebert L.; Bowen, James and Kendall, Kevin
Langmuir, 28(10) (pp. 4648-4653)
Manufacturing of agarose-based chromatographic adsorbents – effect of ionic strength and cooling conditions on particle structure and mechanical strength (2012-02-01)
Ioannidis, Nicolas; Bowen, James; Pacek, Andrzej and Zhang, Zhibing
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 367(1) (pp. 153-160)
Characterisation of spin coated engineered Escherichia coli biofilms using atomic force microscopy (2012-01-01)
Tsoligkas, Andreas N.; Bowen, James; Winn, Michael; Goss, Rebecca J. M.; Overton, Tim W. and Simmons, Mark J. H.
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 89 (pp. 152-160)
Residual stress analysis of all perovskite oxide cantilevers (2011-12)
Vasta, Giuseppe; Jackson, Timothy J.; Frommhold, Andreas; Bowen, James and Tarte, Edward J.
Journal of Electroceramics, 27(3-4) (pp. 176-188)
Comparing physicochemical properties of printed and hand cast biocements designed for ligament replacement (2011-10-25)
Mehrban, N.; Paxton, J. Z.; Bowen, J.; Bolarinwa, A.; Vorndran, E.; Gbureck, U. and Grover, L. M.
Advances in Applied Ceramics, 110(3) (pp. 162-167)
Application of colloid probe atomic force microscopy to the adhesion of thin films of viscous and viscoelastic silicone fluids (2011-09-20)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Andrews, James W.; Avery, Andrew R.; Zhang, Zhibing; Ward, Michael C. L. and Adams, Michael J.
Langmuir, 27(18) (pp. 11489-11500)
Micro squeeze flow rheometer for high frequency analysis of nano-litre volumes of viscoelastic fluid (2011-08)
Cheneler, D.; Bowen, J.; Ward, M. C. L. and Adams, M. J.
Microelectronic Engineering, 88(8) (pp. 1726-1729)
Fabrication and analysis of cylindrical resin AFM microcantilevers (2011-07)
Cheneler, D.; Bowen, J.; Leigh, S. J.; Purssell, C. P.; Billson, D. R.; Hutchins, D. A. and Ward, M. C. L.
Ultramicroscopy, 111(8) (pp. 1214-1223)
A miniature flow sensor fabricated by micro-stereolithography employing a magnetite/acrylic nanocomposite resin (2011-07)
Leigh, S. J.; Purssell, C. P.; Bowen, J.; Hutchins, D. A.; Covington, J. A. and Billson, D. R.
Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 168(1) (pp. 66-71)
Engineering biofilms for biocatalysis (2011-06-14)
Tsoligkas, Andreas N.; Winn, Michael; Bowen, James; Overton, Tim W.; Simmons, Mark J. H. and Goss, Rebecca J. M.
ChemBioChem, 12(9) (pp. 1391-1395)
Characteristics and durability of fluoropolymer thin films (2011-04)
Cheneler, David; Bowen, James; Evans, Stephen D.; Górzny, Marcin; Adams, Michael J. and Ward, Michael C.L.
Polymer Degradation and Stability, 96(4) (pp. 561-565)
Principles of a micro squeeze flow rheometer for the analysis of extremely small volumes of liquid (2011-04)
Cheneler, D.; Bowen, J.; Ward, M. C. L. and Adams, M. J.
Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 21, Article 45030(4)
Nanodots induced columnar growth of YBa2Cu3Ox films (2010-12)
Mikheenko, P.; Tanner, J. L.; Bowen, J.; Sarkar, A.; Dang, V.-S.; Abell, J. S. and Crisan, A.
Physica C: Superconductivity, 470(Sup.1) (S234-S236)
Matching the nano- to the meso-scale: measuring deposit–surface interactions with atomic force microscopy and micromanipulation (2010-12)
Akhtar, N.; Bowen, J.; Asteriadou, K.; Robbins, P. T.; Zhang, Z. and Fryer, P. J.
Food and Bioproducts Processing, 88(4) (pp. 341-348)
On the calibration of rectangular atomic force microscope cantilevers modified by particle attachment and lamination (2010-11)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Walliman, Dominic; Arkless, Stuart G; Zhang, Zhibing; Ward, Michael C. L. and Adams, Michael J.
Measurement Science and Technology, 21, Article 115106(11)
Effect of plasma surface modification on the biocompatibility of UHMWPE (2010-10)
Kaklamani, G.; Mehrban, N.; Chen, J.; Bowen, J.; Dong, H.; Grover, L. and Stamboulis, A.
Biomedical Materials, 5, Article 54102(5)
Pinning potential in thick PrBa2Cu3Ox/YBa2Cu3O7−δ quasi-multilayers (2009-11-12)
Crisan, A.; Dang, V. S.; Mikheenko, P.; Tse, Y. Y.; Sarkar, A.; Bowen, J. and Abell, J. S.
Physica C, 470(1) (pp. 55-60)
Physicochemical properties of (Ethylene Glycol)-Containing Self-Assembled Monolayers Relevant for Protein and Algal Cell Resistance (2009-09-01)
Schilp, Soeren; Rosenhahn, Axel; Pettitt, Michala E.; Bowen, James; Callow, Maureen E.; Callow, James A. and Grunze, Michael
Langmuir, 25(17) (pp. 10077-10082)
Microstructure–property relationships in thin film ITO (2009-06-06)
Giusti, G.; Tian, L.; Jones, I. P..; Abell, J. S. and Bowen, J.
Thin Solid Films, 518(4) (pp. 1140-1144)
The adhesive properties of pyridine-terminated self-assembled monolayers (2009-05-01)
Bowen, James; Manickam, Mayandithevar; Iqbal, Parvez; Evans, Stephen D.; Critchley, Kevin; Preece, Jon A. and Kendall, Kevin
Thin Solid Films, 517(13) (pp. 3806-3812)
The pH-dependent adhesion of nanoparticles to self-assembled monolayers on gold (2008-03-31)
Bowen, James; Manickam, Mayandithevar; Evans, Stephen D.; Critchley, Kevin; Kendall, Kevin and Preece, Jon A.
Thin Solid Films, 516(10) (pp. 2987-2999)
AFM characterisation of silicon-on-insulator push-in plates for Casimir force measurements (2008-03-11)
Anthony, C. J.; Bowen, J.; Torricelli, G.; Carter, E. L.; Ward, M. C. L. and Binns, C.
Micro & Nano Letters, 3(1) (pp. 7-11)
A micromagnetoflowcell for microfluidic measurements (2008-02-01)
Lo, C. S.; Prewett, P. D.; Davies, G. J.; Bowen, J. and Vanner, K.
Microelectronic Engineering, 85(5-6) (pp. 1062-1065)
Fabrication of a nanoparticle gradient substrate by thermochemical manipulation of an ester functionalized SAM (2007-12-28)
Iqbal, Parvez; Critchley, Kevin; Bowen, James; Attwood, David; Tunnicliffe, David; Evans, Stephen D. and Preece, Jon A.
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 17(48) (pp. 5097-5110)
The influence of surface lubricity on the adhesion of Navicula perminuta and Ulva linza to alkanethiol self-assembled monolayers (2007-06-22)
Bowen, J.; Pettitt, M. E.; Kendall, K.; Leggett, G. J.; Preece, J. A.; Callow, M. E. and Callow, J. A.
Journal of The Royal Society Interface, 4(14) (pp. 473-477)
Monitoring biomineralization of biomaterials in vivo (2016-11-14)
Mehrban, N. and Bowen, J.
In: Narayan, Roger J. ed. Monitoring and Evaluation of Biomaterials and their Performance In Vivo. Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials (pp. 81-110)
ISBN : 9780081006030 | Publisher : Elsevier
Rebound of a particle from a solid surface with a viscous or nonlinear viscoelastic liquid film in the contact zone (2012-08-06)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Andrews, James W.; Wu, Chuan-Yu; Ward, Michael C. L. and Adams, Michael J.
In: Wu, Chuan-Yu ed. Discrete Element Modelling of Particulate Media. Special publication (339) (pp. 86-94)
ISBN : 978-1-84973-360-1 | Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry | Published : Cambridge, UK
The influence of wetting on the buoyancy of particles (2011-11-25)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Ward, Michael C. L. and Adams, Michael J.
In: Wu, C. Y. and Ge, W. eds. Particulate Materials: Synthesis, Characterisation, Processing and Modelling. Special publication (334) (pp. 213-218)
ISBN : 978-1-84973-366-3 | Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry | Published : Cambridge, UK
Microwave heating experiment of lunar simulant (JSC-1A) using a bespoke industrial microwave apparatus (2019-05-23)
Lim, Sungwoo; Jiang, Yachen; Morse, Andrew; Anand, Mahesh; Bowen, James and Holland, Andrew
In : European Lunar Symposium (ELS) 2019 (21-23 May 2019, Manchester, United Kingdom)
Numerical modelling of microwave sintering of lunar simulants under near lunar atmospheric condition (2018-05-14)
Lim, S.; Levin Prabhu, V.; Anand, M.; Bowen, J.; Morse, A. and Holland, A.
In : European Lunar Symposium (ELS) 2018 (13-16 May 2018, Toulouse, France)
Microwave Heating of Lunar Simulants JSC-1A and NU-LHT-3M: Experimental And Theoretical Analysis (2018-05-14)
Prabhu, V. L.; Lim, S.; Bowen, J.; Cowley, A.; Katrib, J.; Dodds, C. and Anand, M.
In : European Lunar Symposium (ELS) (13-16 May 2018, Toulouse, France)
Spin-on-carbon hard masks utilising fullerene derivatives (2016-03-25)
Bowen, Alan G.; Frommhold, Andreas; Lada, Tom; Bowen, J.; el Otell, Z. and Robinson, Alex P. G.
In : SPIE Advanced Lithography 2016 (21-25 Feb 2016, San Jose, CA, USA)
In vitro performance of dye-loaded microsphere-based controlled release technologies synthesized via electrospray atomization (2015-11-23)
Malik, S.; Ng, W.; Bowen, J.; Tang, J.; Gomez, A.; Kenyon, A. J. and Day, R. M.
In : 3rd International Conference on Nanotechnology in Medicine (23-25 Nov 2015, Manchester, UK)
Predicting the behaviour of micro/nanoparticles in lung lining fluid (2015-11-12)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David and Andrews, James W.
In : Annual Aerosol Society Conference 2015 (12 Nov 2015, Birmingham, UK)
Multiscale patterning of nanocomposite polyelectrolyte/nanoparticle films using inkjet printing and AFM scratching (2015-11-10)
Bowen, James; Leigh, Simon J. and Preece, Jon A.
In : Science of Inkjet and Printed Droplets 2015 (10 Nov 2015, London, UK)
The effects of corrosion, fatigue and fatigue corrosion on ITO/Ag/ITO-coated polymer substrates used in solar cell applications (2015-10-27)
Mohammed, Dilveen W; Sierros, Konstantinos A; Bowen, James and Kukureka, Stephen N
In : 2nd Asian-European Symposium on Organic Optoelectronics (27-29 Oct 2015, Edinburgh, UK)
The adhesive properties of viscoelastic liquid films (2015-10-15)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David and Andrews, James W
In : UK Materials Characterisation Seminar 2015 (15 Oct 2015, Teddington, UK)
Multiscale structuring of materials - a hybrid additive, subtractive and directed assembly approach (2015-09-16)
Leigh, Simon J; Bowen, James and Preece, Jon A
In : Recent Appointees in Materials Science 2015 (16-17 Sep 2015, Warwick, UK)
Electrospray synthesis of PLGA TIPS microspheres (2015-09-06)
Malik, S. A.; Ng, W. H.; Bowen, J.; Tang, J.; Gomez, A.; Kenyon, A. J. and Day, R. M.
In : European Aerosol Conference (6-11 Sep 2015, Milan, Italy)
Functionalization of biomedical surfaces by peptide aptamers (2015-08-30)
Rodriguez, Gabriela Melo; Bowen, James and Stamboulis, Artemis
In : 27th European Conference on Biomaterials (30 Aug - 3 Sep 2015, Krakow, Poland)
Fullerene derivative based spin-on-carbon hard masks for advanced lithographic applications (2015-07-15)
Frommhold, A.; Brown, A. G.; Lada, T.; Bowen, J. and Robinson, A. P. G.
In : Fullerenes – Past, Present and Future (15-16 Jul 2015, London, UK)
Nano-hydroxyapatite deposition on titanium using peptide aptamers (2015-06-25)
Rodriguez, Gabriela; Bowen, James and Stamboulis, Artemis
In : 14th Annual Conference of the UK Society for Biomaterials (25-26 Jun 2015, Coleraine, UK)
Electrospray synthesis of PLGA TIPS microspheres (2015-06-15)
Malik, S. A.; Ng, W. H.; Bowen, J.; Tang, J.; Gomez, A.; Kenyon, A. J. and Day, R. M.
In : Aerosol Technology 2015 (15-17 Jun 2015, Tampere, Finland)
High temperature reliability of power module substrates (2015-05-19)
Hamilton, Dean P.; Mills, Liam; Bowen, James; Jennings, Michael R. and Mawby, Philip A.
In : PCIM Europe 2015 (19-20 May 2015, Nuremburg, Germany)
Failure behaviour of AZO/Ag/AZO multilayers on PEN substrates for flexible electronic devices (2015-04-20)
Mohammed, Dilveen W.; Elhamali, S.; Koutsogeorgis, D.; Bowen, James and Kukureka, Stephen N.
In : 42nd International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (20-24 Apr 2015, San Diego, USA)
Electromechanical reliability of ITO/Ag/ITO multilayer coated pet substrate for optoelectronic application (2015-04-13)
Mohammed, D. W.; Bowen, J. and Kukureka, S. N.
In : ICAMST 2015: 17th International Conference on Advanced Materials Science and Technology (13-14 Apr 2015, Venice, Italy)
Functionalization of biomedical surfaces by peptide aptamers (2015-03-30)
Rodriguez, Gabriela Melo; Bowen, James and Stamboulis, Artemis
In : Interdisciplinary Surface Science Conference (ISSC-20) (30 Mar - 2 Apr 2015, Birmingham, UK)
Adhesive polymeric thin film coatings as a method of immobilization of antibacterial agents on the surface of metallic implants (2015-03-30)
Trzcińska, Zuzanna; Bowen, James; Grossin, David; Peacock, Anna F. A. and Stamboulis, Artemis
In : Interdisciplinary Surface Science Conference (ISSC-20) (30 Mar - 2 Apr 2015, Birmingham, UK)
A sticky tale: sample preparation technique determines cell surface receptor mobility and adhesion (2014-12-13)
Müller, Thomas; Marshall, Jennifer; Dehghani, Hamid; Bowen, James and Toellner, Kai-Michael
In : 6th AFMBioMed Conference (13-17 Dec 2014, San Diego, USA)
Pixel spacing effects for nanofabrication using focused ion beam (2014-09-22)
Sabouri, Aydin; Anthony, Carl J.; Prewett, Philip D. and Bowen, James
In : 40th International Conference on Micro & Nano Engineering (22-26 Sep 2014, Lausanne, Switzerland)
Fabrication of double ended tuning fork using ALD Al2O3 as a hard mask (2014-09-22)
Mahmoodi, Nasim; Sabouri, Aydin; Anthony, Carl J.; Bowen, James and Mendes, Paula M.
In : 40th International Conference on Micro & Nano Engineering (22-26 Sep 2014, Lausanne, Switzerland)
Elucidating the biological role of soluble silicon in early bone mineralisation (2014-08-31)
Birdi, Gurpreet; Shelton, Richard M.; Bowen, James; Oppenheimer, Pola Goldberg and Grover, Liam M.
In : 26th European Conference on Biomaterials (31 Aug - 3 Sep 2014, Liverpool, UK)
Investigation of efficient adsorbents using transient analysis of adsorption chillers with Simulink (2014-08-11)
Elsayed, Ahmed; Al-Dadah, Raya; Mahmoud, Saad; Elshaer, Amr and Bowen, James
In : International Conference on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow (HTFF'14) (11-12 Aug 2014, Prague, Czech Republic)
Systems for measuring B cell receptor affinity maturation in germinal centres (2014-06-26)
Müller, Thomas; Marshall, Jennifer; Dehghani, Hamid; Bowen, James and Toellner, Kai-Michael
In : ID2 Inter-Disciplinary Inter-DTC (26-27 Jun 2014, Oxford, UK)
Measuring viscoelastic properties using compliant systems (2014-04-28)
Andrews, James W.; Cheneler, David and Bowen, James
In : Cell Adhesion Century: Culture Breakthrough (28-29 Apr 2014, London, UK)
Adhesion attenuation and enhancement in aqueous solutions (2014-04-28)
Bowen, James; Rossetto, Herbert L. and Kendall, Kevin
In : Cell Adhesion Century: Culture Breakthrough (28-29 Apr 2014, London, UK)
Angular effects in focused ion beam milling of silicon (2013-09-16)
Sabouri, Aydin; Anthony, Carl; Prewett, Philip and Bowen, James
In : 39th International Conference on Micro and Nano Engineering (16-19 Sep 2013, London, UK)
Effects of focused ion beam dwell time on nano fabrication (2013-09-16)
Sabouri, Aydin; Anthony, Carl; Prewett, Philip and Bowen, James
In : 39th International Conference on Micro and Nano Engineering (16-19 Sep 2013, London, UK)
The release of orthosilicic acid from silicon containing biomaterials and its effect on collagen fibril formation in vitro (2013-07-24)
Birdi, Gurpreet; Bowen, James; Smith, Alan M.; Shelton, Richard Mark and Grover, Liam
In : 12th Annual Conference of the UK Society for Biomaterials (24-25 Jul 2013, Birmingham, UK)
Monitoring mineralisation in hydrogels at the engineered hard/soft tissue interface (2013-07-24)
Koburger, Susanne; Bannerman, Alistair; Grover, Liam M; Müller, Frank A and Bowen, James
In : 12th Annual Conference of the UK Society for Biomaterials (24-25 Jul 2013, Birmingham, UK)
Living life on the edge: unique nano-structures on the guillemot eggshell assist with nesting in a harsh environment (2013-07-05)
Portugal, Steven J.; Bowen, James; Maurer, Golo and Cassey, Phillip
In : Society for Experimental Biology Annual Main Meeting 2013 (3-6 Jul 2013, Valencia, Spain)
NEMS based tactile sensing in an artificial finger (2013-06-18)
Adams, Michael J.; Anthony, Carl J.; Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Grover, Liam M.; Kaklamani, Georgia; Carrozza, M. C.; Oddo, C. M.; Pape, L. and Kazerounian, S.
In : EuroNanoForum 2013 (18-20 Jun 2013, Dublin, Ireland)
Towards rapid manufacture of externally gelated tissue analogues (2013-06-16)
Kaklamani, Georgia; Cheneler, David; Bowen, James; Anthony, Carl J.; Grover, Liam M. and Adams, Michael J.
In : 4th International Conference from Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials to Nanodevices and Nanosystems (16-20 Jun 2013, Corfu, Greece)
Characterization of microcapsule adhesion on cellulose film by a flow chamber and AFM (2013-04-21)
He, Yanping; Bowen, James; Liu, Min; Smets, Johan and Zhang, Zhibing
In : 9th European Congress of Chemical Engineering (21-25 Apr 2013, The Hague, The Netherlands)
Overcoming Parkinson’s disease: direct nose-to-brain delivery of amantadine (2013-04-16)
Lungare, Shital; Bowen, James and Badhan, Raj Kumar Singh
In : UK & Ireland Controlled Release Society Annual Symposium (16 Apr 2013, Reading, UK)
The effect of aperture size on gigaseal formation (2013-02-02)
Malboubi, Majid; Behroozi, Mohammad; Bowen, James; Chirazi, Mahmoud; Charras, Guillaume and Jiang, Kyle
In : 57th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society (2-6 Feb 2013, Philadelphia, USA)
Optimisation of nanoscale surface topography analysis (2012-12-14)
Bowen, James and Cheneler, David
In : RSC Postgraduate Symposium on Nanotechnology (14 Dec 2012, Birmingham, UK)
Surface functionalisation of silicon-substituted apatite xerogels (2012-06-01)
Hadley, Martin J.; Jiang, Peih-Jeng; Mendes, Paula M.; Rowson, Neil A.; Bowen, James and Grover, Liam M.
In : 9th World Biomaterials Congress (1-5 Jun 2012, Chengdu, China)
In vitro formation and maturation of a hard/soft tissue interface (2012-06-01)
Paxton, Jennifer Z.; Bannerman, Alistair; Koburger, Susanne; Tan, Yanni; Bowen, James; Dehghani, Hamid and Grover, Liam M.
In : 9th World Biomaterials Congress (1-5 Jun 2012, Chengdu, China)
Liquid bridges (2012-03-29)
Adams, Michael J.; Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Zhang, Zhibing; Andrews, James W.; Ward, Michael C. L. and Avery, Andrew R.
In : International Symposium on Discrete Element Modelling of Particulate Media (29-30 Mar 2012, Birmingham, UK)
Direct e-beam lithography of PDMS (2011-09-19)
Bowen, J.; Cheneler, D. and Robinson, A. P. G.
In : 37th International Conference on Micro and Nano Engineering (19-22 Sep 2011, Berlin, Germany)
Friction of hair fibres: effects of load, speed and sliding direction (2011-09-18)
Johnson, S. A.; Avery, A. R.; Bowen, J. and Adams, M. J.
In : 1st International Conference on BioTribology (ICoBT 2011) (18-21 Sep 2011, London, UK)
Investigation of adhesion between perfume microcapsules and cellulose surface by atomic force microscopy (2011-09-17)
He, Yanping; Bowen, James; Liu, Min; Vansteenwinckel, Pascal; Smets, Johan; Preece, Jon A. and Zhang, Zhibing
In : The 18th Joint Annual Conference of CSCST-SCI (17 Sep 2011, Cambridge, UK)
Micro-stereolithography (MSL) employing a polymer/magnetite nanocomposite for digital manufacturing of functional flow sensors (2011-07-04)
Leigh, Simon; Purssell, Christopher; Bowen, James; Covington, James; Billson, Duncan and Hutchins, David
In : Tenth International Conference on Materials Chemistry (MC10) (4-7 Jul 2011, Manchester, UK)
The influence of wetting on the buoyancy of particles (2011-07-03)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Ward, Mike and Adams, Michael J
In : UK-China Particle Technology Forum III (3-6 Jul 2011, Birmingham, UK)
The measurement and analysis of the adhesion arising from non-Newtonian liquid bridges (2011-06-20)
Adams, Mike; Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Avery, Andrew and Zhang, Zhibing
In : 5th International Granulation Workshop (20 Jun 2011, Lausanne, Switzerland)
Manufacturing of agarose-based chromatographic adsorbents with controlled pore and particle size (2011-05-01)
Ioannidis, Nicolas; Pacek, Andrzej W.; Bowen, James and Zhang, Zhibing
In : 69th Annual Technical Conference of the Society of Plastics Engineers 2011 (ANTEC 2011) (1-5 May 2011, Boston, USA) (pp. 1025-1031)
New multilayer architectures for piezoelectric BaTiO3 cantilever systems (2011-04-25)
Vasta, Giuseppe; Jackson, Tim J.; Bowen, James and Tarte, Edward J.
In : 2011 Materials Research Society Spring Meeting (25-29 Apr 2011, San Francisco, UK)
Micro squeeze flow rheometer for high frequency analysis of nano-litre volumes of viscoelastic fluid (2010-09-19)
Cheneler, David; Bowen, James; Ward, Michael C. L. and Adams, Michael J.
In : 36th International Conference on Micro & Nano Engineering (19-22 Sep 2010, Genoa, Italy)
In vitro ageing of 3D printed brushite cement in culture media (2010-07-01)
Mehrban, Nazia; Paxton, Jennifer Z.; Bowen, James; Vorndran, Elke; Gbureck, Uwe and Grover, Liam M.
In : 9th Annual Conference of the UK Society for Biomaterials (1-2 Jul 2010, Glasgow, UK)
Adhesion force prediction for fine particles from surface energy and surface roughness measurements (2010-04-19)
Jallo, Laila J.; Chen, Yuhua; Han, Xi; Bowen, James; Etzler, Frank and Davé, Rajesh
In : International Symposium on Surface Science Aspects of Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacology, Cosmetics and Biotechnology (19-21 Apr 2010, Danbury, Connecticut, USA)
Microstructure and dielectric function modelling by spectroscopic ellipsometry and energy electron loss spectroscopy of In2O3:Sn thin films (2010-03-11)
Giusti, Gael; Bowen, James; Abell, J. Stuart and Jones, Ian P.
In : Frontiers in EELS (11-12 Mar 2010, Vienna, Austria)
Effect of active screen plasma nitriding on the biocompatibility of UHMWPE surfaces (2010-01-04)
Kaklamani, Georgia; Mehrban, Nazia; Bowen, James; Grover, Liam M.; Dong, Hanshan and Stamboulis, Artemis
In : 2nd International Symposium on Surface and Interface of Biomaterials (4-6 Jan 2010, Hong Kong)
Surface modification of silicon substituted apatite (2009-07-02)
Jiang, Peih-Jeng; Mendes, Paula M.; Bowen, James and Grover, Liam M.
In : 8th Annual Conference of the UK Society for Biomaterials (2-3 Jul 2009, Newtownabbey, UK)
On the capillary/viscous force transition in pendular liquid bridges (2009-06-24)
Bowen, James; Cheneler, David; Zhang, Zhibing; Ward, Michael C. L. and Adams, Michael J.
In : 9th International Symposium on Agglomeration (24-26 Jun 2009, Sheffield, UK)
Structural, electrical and optical properties of Si-doped ZnO thin films grown by pulsed laser deposition (2009-03-15)
Fereshteh-Saniee, Nessa; Abell, J. Stuart and Bowen, James
In : First International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials (15-19 Mar 2009, Tours, France)
FIB direct write of ALD Al2O3 mask for silicon DRIE (2008-09-07)
Anthony, Carl J.; Bowen, James; Puurunen, R. L.; Dekker, J.; Prewett, Philip D.; Ward, Michael C. L.; Teng, Jason and Carter, Emma L.
In : 22nd International Conference Eurosensors (7-10 Sep 2008, Dresden, Germany)
Fabrication of a metamaterial to modify the Casimir force (2008-07-16)
Carter, Emma L.; Bowen, James; Piroszhenko, I.; Toricelli, G.; Ward, Michael C. L. and Anthony, Carl J.
In : 1st International Conference on Nanomanufacturing (14-16 Jul 2008, Singapore)
Investigating the fundamental interactions between industrially relevant materials and the ingredients of toothpaste using atomic force microscopy (2007-11-14)
Akhtar, Noreen R; Bowen, James and Fryer, Peter J
In : EFFoST/EHEDG Joint Conference (14-16 Nov 2007, Lisbon, Portugal)
Life in the slip lane: the effect of molecular level friction on algal adhesion (2006-07-23)
Pettitt, M. E.; Bowen, J.; Callow, M. E.; Callow, J. A.; Preece, J. A. and Leggett, G. J.
In : 13th International Congress on Marine Corrosion and Biofouling (23-28 Jul 2006, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
BioNanoAdhesion (2004-11-01)
Bowen, James; Manickam, Mayandithevar; Kendall, Kevin and Preece, Jon A.
In : ACORN Annual Event (1-2 Nov 2004, Manchester, UK)
A model for nanoparticle gene delivery systems (2003-11-11)
Bowen, James; Manickam, Mayandithevar; Rotov, Mikhail; Kendall, Kevin and Preece, Jon A.
In : ACORN Annual Event (11-12 Nov 2003, Manchester, UK)
BioNanoAdhesion: atomic force microscopy study of the electrostatic properties of pyridine-and imidazole-based polycationic surfaces (2003-04-08)
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