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Valeria Nicolosi
Professor, Chemistry
Professor, CRANN

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Szczerba W, Zukrowski J, Przybylski M, Sikora M, Safonova O, Shmeliov A, Nicolosi V, Schneider M, Granath T, Oppmann M, Straà er M, Mandel K, Pushing up the magnetisation values for iron oxide nanoparticles: Via zinc doping: X-ray studies on the particle's sub-nano structure of different synthesis routes, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18, (36), 2016, p25221 - 25229 Journal Article, 2016 TARA - Full Text URL DOI

McIntyre J, Verma N.K, Smith R.J, Moore C, Nerl H, McEvoy N, Berner N, McGovern I, Khan U, Lyons P, O'Neill L, Nicolosi V, Duesberg G.S, Byrne H.J, Coleman J, Volkov Y, A comparison of catabolic pathways induced in primary macrophages by pristine single walled carbon nanotubes and pristine graphene, RSC Advances, 6, (70), 2016, p65299 - 65310 Journal Article, 2016 DOI URL TARA - Full Text

Seral-Ascaso A, Metel S, Pokle A, Backes C, Zhang C.J, Nerl H.C, Rode K, Berner N.C, Downing C, McEvoy N, Muñoz, E, Harvey A, Gholamvand Z, Duesberg G.S, Coleman J.N, Nicolosi V, Long-chain amine-templated synthesis of gallium sulfide and gallium selenide nanotubes, Nanoscale, 8, (22), 2016, p11698 - 11706 Journal Article, 2016 URL TARA - Full Text DOI

Mendoza-Sánchez B, Coelho J, Pokle A, Nicolosi V, A study of the charge storage properties of a MoSe2 nanoplatelets/SWCNTs electrode in a Li-ion based electrolyte, Electrochimica Acta, 192, 2016, p1 - 7 Journal Article, 2016 DOI URL

Hurtado-Morales M, Ortiz M, Acuñ C, Nerl H.C, Nicolosi V, Herná Y, Efficient fluorescence quenching in electrochemically exfoliated graphene decorated with gold nanoparticles, Nanotechnology, 27, (27), 2016 Journal Article, 2016 DOI URL

Granath T, Sanchez-Sanchez A, Shmeliov A, Nicolosi V, Fierro V, Celzard A, Mandel K, Hollow Superparamagnetic Microballoons from Lifelike, Self-Directed Pickering Emulsions Based on Patchy Nanoparticles, ACS Nano, 10, (11), 2016, p10347 - 10356 Journal Article, 2016 URL DOI

Zhang C, Kim S.J, Ghidiu M, Zhao M.-Q, Barsoum M.W, Nicolosi V, Gogotsi Y, Layered Orthorhombic Nb2O5@Nb4C3Tx and TiO2@Ti3C2Tx Hierarchical Composites for High Performance Li-ion Batteries, Advanced Functional Materials, 26, (23), 2016, p4143 - 4151 Journal Article, 2016 URL DOI

Harvey A, He X, Godwin I.J, Backes C, McAteer D, Berner N.C, McEvoy N, Ferguson A, Shmeliov A, Lyons M.E.G, Nicolosi V, Duesberg G.S, Donegan J.F, Coleman J.N, Production of Ni(OH)2 nanosheets by liquid phase exfoliation: From optical properties to electrochemical applications, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4, (28), 2016, p11046 - 11059 Journal Article, 2016 DOI TARA - Full Text URL

Pokle A, Coelho J, Macguire E, Downing C, Casey P, Park S.H, McGuinness C, Nicolosi V, EELS probing of lithium based 2-D battery compounds processed by liquid phase exfoliation, Nano Energy, 30, 2016, p18 - 26 Journal Article, 2016 URL DOI

Zhang C.J, Higgins T.M, Park S.-H, O'Brien S.E, Long D, Coleman J.N, Nicolosi V, Highly flexible and transparent solid-state supercapacitors based on RuO2/PEDOT:PSS conductive ultrathin films, Nano Energy, 28, 2016, p495 - 505 Journal Article, 2016 URL DOI

Zimina A, Vilfan I, Vrbanic D, Nicolosi V, Batchelor D, Steininger R, Mihailovic D, Electronic structure of purified Mo6S(9 - X)Ix nanowires studied by X-ray spectroscopy, Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, 207, 2016, p29 - 33 Journal Article, 2016 DOI URL

Higgins T.M, Park S.-H, King P.J, Zhang C, McEvoy N, Berner N.C, Daly D, Shmeliov A, Khan U, Duesberg G, Nicolosi V, Coleman J.N, A Commercial Conducting Polymer as Both Binder and Conductive Additive for Silicon Nanoparticle-Based Lithium-Ion Battery Negative Electrodes, ACS Nano, 10, (3), 2016, p3702 - 3713 Journal Article, 2016 URL DOI TARA - Full Text

Hanlon D, Backes C, Doherty E, Cucinotta CS, Berner NC, Boland C, Lee K, Harvey A, Lynch P, Gholamvand Z, Zhang S, Wang K, Moynihan G, Pokle A, Ramasse QM, McEvoy N, Blau WJ, Wang J, Abellan G, Hauke F, Hirsch A, Sanvito S, O'Regan DD, Duesberg GS, Nicolosi V, Coleman JN, Liquid exfoliation of solvent-stabilized few-layer black phosphorus for applications beyond electronics., Nature communications, 6, 2015, p8563 Journal Article, 2015 DOI TARA - Full Text

Coelho J, Mendoza-Sánchez B, Pettersson H, Pokle A, McGuire E.K, Long E, McKeon L, Bell A.P, Nicolosi V, Manganese oxide nanosheets and a 2D hybrid of graphene-manganese oxide nanosheets synthesized by liquid-phase exfoliation, 2D Materials, 2, (2), 2015, p2 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI

Koch S, SpÀth S, Shmeliov A, Nicolosi V, Mandel K, Air bubble promoted large scale synthesis of luminescent ZnO nanoparticles, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 3, (48), 2015, p12430 - 12435 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI

Knirsch K.C, Berner N.C, Nerl H.C, Cucinotta C.S, Gholamvand Z, McEvoy N, Wang Z, Abramovic I, Vecera P, Halik M, Sanvito S, Duesberg G.S, Nicolosi V, Hauke F, Hirsch A, Coleman J.N, Backes C, Basal-Plane Functionalization of Chemically Exfoliated Molybdenum Disulfide by Diazonium Salts, ACS Nano, 9, (6), 2015, p6018 - 6030 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI

Mendoza-Sánchez B, Coelho J, Pokle A, Nicolosi V, A 2D graphene-manganese oxide nanosheet hybrid synthesized by a single step liquid-phase co-exfoliation method for supercapacitor applications, Electrochimica Acta, 174, 2015, p696 - 705 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI

Ferrari, A.C. Bonaccorso, F. Fal'ko, V. Novoselov, K.S. Roche, S. Bøggild, P. Borini, S. Koppens, F.H.L. Palermo, V. Pugno, N. Garrido, J.A. Sordan, R. Bianco, A. Ballerini, L. Prato, M. Lidorikis, E. Kivioja, J. Marinelli, C. Ryhänen, T. Morpurgo, A. Coleman, J.N. Nicolosi, V. Colombo, L. Fert, A. Garcia-Hernandez, M. Bachtold, A. Schneider, G.F. Guinea, F. Dekker, C. Barbone, M. Sun, Z. Galiotis, C. Grigorenko, A.N. Konstantatos, G. Kis, A. Katsnelson, M. Vandersypen, L. Loiseau, A. Morandi, V. Neumaier, D. Treossi, E. Pellegrini, V. Polini, M. Tredicucci, A. Williams, G.M. Hee Hong, B. Ahn, J.-H. Min Kim, J. Zirath, H. Van Wees, B.J. Van Der Zant, H. Occhipinti, L. Di Matteo, A. Kinloch, I.A. Seyller, T. Quesnel, E. Feng, X. Teo, K. Rupesinghe, N. Hakonen, P. Neil, S.R.T. Tannock, Q. Löfwander, T. Kinaret, J., Science and technology roadmap for graphene, related two-dimensional crystals, and hybrid systems, Nanoscale, 7, (11), 2015, p4598 - 4810 Journal Article, 2015 TARA - Full Text URL DOI

Cucinotta C.S, Dolui K, Pettersson H, Ramasse Q.M, Long E, O'Brian S.E, Nicolosi V, Sanvito S, Electronic Properties and Chemical Reactivity of TiS2 Nanoflakes, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119, (27), 2015, p15707 - 15715 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI

Harvey A, Backes C, Gholamvand Z, Hanlon D, Mcateer D, Nerl H.C, Mcguire E, Seral-Ascaso A, Ramasse Q.M, Mcevoy N, Winters S, Berner N.C, Mccloskey D, Donegan J.F, Duesberg G.S, Nicolosi V, Coleman J.N, Preparation of gallium sulfide nanosheets by liquid exfoliation and their application as hydrogen evolution catalysts, Chemistry of Materials, 27, (9), 2015, p3483 - 3493 Journal Article, 2015 TARA - Full Text URL DOI

Backes, C, Smith, RJ, McEvoy, N, Berner, NC, McCloskey, D, Nerl, HC, O'Neill, A, King, PJ, Higgins, T, Hanlon, D, Scheuschner, N, Maultzsch, J, Houben, L, Duesberg, GS, Donegan, JF, Nicolosi, V, Coleman, JN, Edge and confinement effects allow in situ measurement of size and thickness of liquid-exfoliated nanosheets, Nature Communications, 5, 2014, p4576- Journal Article, 2014 DOI TARA - Full Text

Pennycook TJ, Jones L, Pettersson H, Coelho J, Canavan M, Mendoza-Sanchez B, Nicolosi V, Nellist PD, Atomic scale dynamics of a solid state chemical reaction directly determined by annular dark-field electron microscopy., Scientific reports, 4, 2014, p7555 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Hasan, T. Sun, Z. Tan, P. Popa, D. Flahaut, E. Kelleher, E.J.R. Bonaccorso, F. Wang, F. Jiang, Z. Torrisi, F. Privitera, G. Nicolosi, V. Ferrari, A.C., Double-wall carbon nanotubes for wide-band, ultrafast pulse generation, ACS Nano, 8, (5), 2014, p4836 - 4847 Journal Article, 2014 DOI URL

Aleksey Shmeliov, Mervyn Shannon, Peng Wang, Judy S. Kim, Eiji Okunishi, Peter D. Nellist, Kapildeb Dolui, Stefano Sanvito, and Valeria Nicolosi, Unusual Stacking variations in liquid-phase exfoliated Transition Metal Dichalcogenides, ACS Nano, 8, 2014, p3960- Journal Article, 2014 URL TARA - Full Text

Nolan, H., Mendoza-Sanchez, B., Ashok Kumar, N., McEvoy, N., O'Brien, S., Nicolosi, V., Duesberg, G.S., Nitrogen-doped reduced graphene oxide electrodes for electrochemical supercapacitors, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 16, (6), 2014, p2280-2284 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Movia, D., Gerard, V., Maguire, C.M., Jain, N., Bell, A.P., Nicolosi, V., O'Neill, T., Scholz, D., Gun'ko, Y., Volkov, Y., Prina-Mello, A., A safe-by-design approach to the development of gold nanoboxes as carriers for internalization into cancer cells, Biomaterials, 35, (9), 2014, p2543-2557 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Hanlon, D, Backes, C, Higgins, TM, Hughes, M, O'Neill, A, King, P, McEvoy, N, Duesberg, GS, Sanchez, BM, Pettersson, H, Nicolosi, V, Coleman, JN, Production of Molybdenum Trioxide Nanosheets by Liquid Exfoliation and Their Application in High-Performance Supercapacitors, CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 26, (4), 2014, p1751-1763 Journal Article, 2014 DOI TARA - Full Text

Higgins, T.M. McAteer, D. Coelho, J.C.M. Sanchez, B.M. Gholamvand, Z. Moriarty, G. McEvoy, N. Berner, N.C. Duesberg, G.S. Nicolosi, V. Coleman, J.N., Effect of percolation on the capacitance of supercapacitor electrodes prepared from composites of manganese dioxide nanoplatelets and carbon nanotubes, ACS Nano, 8, (9), 2014, p9567 - 9579 Journal Article, 2014 DOI TARA - Full Text URL

Paton, K.R. Varrla, E. Backes, C. Smith, R.J. Khan, U. O'Neill, A. Boland, C. Lotya, M. Istrate, O.M. King, P. Higgins, T. Barwich, S. May, P. Puczkarski, P. Ahmed, I. Moebius, M. Pettersson, H. Long, E. Coelho, J. O'Brien, S.E. McGuire, E.K. Sanchez, B.M. Duesberg, G.S. McEvoy, N. Pennycook, T.J. Downing, C. Crossley, A. Nicolosi, V. Coleman, J.N., Scalable production of large quantities of defect-free few-layer graphene by shear exfoliation in liquids, Nature materials, 13, (6), 2014, p624-30 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Mendoza-Sánchez, B., Rasche, B., Nicolosi, V., Grant, P.S., Scaleable ultra-thin and high power density graphene electrochemical capacitor electrodes manufactured by aqueous exfoliation and spray deposition, Carbon, 52, 2013, p337-346 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text DOI

Shmeliov, A., Kim, J.S., Borisenko, K.B., Wang, P., Okunishi, E., Shannon, M., Kirkland, A.I., Nellist, P.D., Nicolosi, V., Impurity induced non-bulk stacking in chemically exfoliated h-BN nanosheets, Nanoscale, 5, (6), 2013, p2290-2294 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text DOI

Mendoza-Sánchez, B., Brousse, T., Ramirez-Castro, C., Nicolosi, V., S. Grant, P., An investigation of nanostructured thin film α-MoO3 based supercapacitor electrodes in an aqueous electrolyte, Electrochimica Acta, 91, 2013, p253-260 Journal Article, 2013 DOI TARA - Full Text

Valeria Nicolosi, Manish Chhowalla, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Michael S. Strano, Jonathan N. Coleman, Liquid Exfoliation of Layered Materials, Science, 340, (6139), 2013, p1226419-1 - 1226419-18 Journal Article, 2013 DOI TARA - Full Text

Nicholls, R.J., Perkins, J.M., Nicolosi, V., McComb, D.W., Nellist, P.D., Yates, J.R., Low-loss EELS of 2D boron nitride, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 371, 2012, p012060 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Kumar, S, Rezvani, E, Nicolosi, V, Duesberg, GS, Graphene resist interlacing process for versatile fabrication of free-standing graphene, NANOTECHNOLOGY, 23, (14), 2012 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Shannon, M.D., Nellist, P.D., Nicolosi, V., Shannon, G.B., Shmeliov, A., On the visibility of "heavy" atoms in dark-field STEM, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 371, 2012, p012055 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Hughes, J.M., Hernandez, Y., Aherne, D., Doessel, L., MÃ"llen, K., Moreton, B., White, T.W., Partridge, C., Costantini, G., Shmeliov, A., Shannon, M., Nicolosi, V., Coleman, J.N., High quality dispersions of hexabenzocoronene in organic solvents, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134, (29), 2012, p12168-12179 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Sainsbury, T., Satti, A., May, P., O'Neill, A., Nicolosi, V., Gun'Ko, Y.K., Coleman, J.N., Covalently functionalized hexagonal boron nitride nanosheets by nitrene addition, Chemistry - A European Journal, 18, (35), 2012, p10808-10812 Journal Article, 2012 DOI TARA - Full Text

Thompson, J., Crossley, A., Nellist, P.D., Nicolosi, V., Single-step exfoliation and chemical functionalisation of graphene and hBN nanosheets with nickel phthalocyanine, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22, (43), 2012, p23246-23253 Journal Article, 2012 DOI TARA - Full Text

Kumar, S., Rezvani, E., Nicolosi, V., Duesberg, G.S., Graphene resist interlacing process for versatile fabrication of free-standing graphene, Nanotechnology, 23, (14), 2012, p145302 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Shmeliov, A., Shannon, M., Wang, P., E, H., Nellist, P.D., Nicolosi, V., Imaging and diffraction characterisation of 2D inorganic nanostructures, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 371, 2012, p012071 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Coleman, JN, Lotya, M, O'Neill, A, Bergin, SD, King, PJ, Khan, U, Young, K, Gaucher, A, De, S, Smith, RJ, Shvets, IV, Arora, SK, Stanton, G, Kim, HY, Lee, K, Kim, GT, Duesberg, GS, Hallam, T, Boland, JJ, Wang, JJ, Donegan, JF, Grunlan, JC, Moriarty, G, Shmeliov, A, Nicholls, RJ, Perkins, JM, Grieveson, EM, Theuwissen, K, McComb, DW, Nellist, PD, Nicolosi, V, "Two-Dimensional Nanosheets Produced by Liquid Exfoliation of Layered Materials", Science, 331, (6017), 2011, p568-571 Journal Article, 2011 TARA - Full Text DOI

Smith, RJ, King, PJ, Lotya, M, Wirtz, C, Khan, U, De, S, O'Neill, A, Duesberg, GS, Grunlan, JC, Moriarty, G, Chen, J, Wang, JZ, Minett, AI, Nicolosi, V, Coleman, JN, Large-Scale Exfoliation of Inorganic Layered Compounds in Aqueous Surfactant Solutions, Advanced Materials, 23, (34), 2011, p3944-3948 Journal Article, 2011 DOI TARA - Full Text

Aslam, Z., Nicholls, R., Koõs, A., Nicolosi, V., Grobert, N., Current-induced restructuring and chemical modification of N-doped multi-walled carbon nanotubes, Advanced Functional Materials, 21, (20), 2011, p3933-3937 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Kim, J.S., Borisenko, K.B., Nicolosi, V., Kirkland, A.I., Controlled radiation damage and edge structures in boron nitride membranes, ACS Nano, 5, (5), 2011, p3977-3986 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Hasan, T., Sun, Z., Popa, D., Kelleher, E.J.R., Bonaccorso, F., Flahaut, E., Torrisi, F., Trushkevych, O., Privitera, G., Nicolosi, V., Taylor, J.R., Ferrari, A.C., Broadband ultrafast pulse generation with double wall carbon nanotubes, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, 2011 Journal Article, 2011

Hasan, T., Sun, Z., Popa, D., Kelleher, E.J.R., Bonaccorso, F., Flahaut, E., Torrisi, F., Trushkevych, O., Privitera, G., Nicolosi, V., Taylor, J.R., Ferrari, A.C., Broadband ultrafast pulse generation with double wall carbon nanotubes, 2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011, 2011 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Aslam, Z., Nicholls, R., Koos, A.A., Nicolosi, V., Grobert, N., Investigating the structural, electronic, and chemical evolution of B-doped multi-walled carbon nanotubes as a result of joule heating, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 115, (50), 2011, p25019-25022 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Krivanek, O.L., Chisholm, M.F., Nicolosi, V., Pennycook, T.J., Corbin, G.J., Dellby, N., Murfitt, M.F., Own, C.S., Szilagyi, Z.S., Oxley, M.P., Pantelides, S.T., Pennycook, S.J., Atom-by-atom structural and chemical analysis by annular dark-field electron microscopy, Nature, 464, (7288), 2010, p571-574 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Compagnini, G., PatanÃ", G., Sinatra, M., Puglisi, O., Nicolosi, V., Mihailovic, D., Vengust, D., Strle, J., Bonding states in molecular-scale MoSI nanowire-gold nanoparticle networks, Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 1, (1), 2010, p393-397 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Krivanek, O.L., Dellby, N., Murfitt, M.F., Chisholm, M.F., Pennycook, T.J., Suenaga, K., Nicolosi, V., Gentle STEM: ADF imaging and EELS at low primary energies, Ultramicroscopy, 110, (8), 2010, p935-945 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Maragó, O.M., Bonaccorso, F., Saija, R., Privitera, G., Gucciardi, P.G., Iatì, M.A., Calogero, G., Jones, P.H., Borghese, F., Denti, P., Nicolosi, V., Ferrari, A.C., Brownian motion of graphene, ACS Nano, 4, (12), 2010, p7515-7523 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Hasan, T., Torrisi, F., Sun, Z., Popa, D., Nicolosi, V., Privitera, G., Bonaccorso, F., Ferrari, A.C., Solution-phase exfoliation of graphite for ultrafast photonics, Physica Status Solidi (B) Basic Research, 247, (11-12), 2010, p2953-2957 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Kumar, S, McEvoy, N, Lutz, T, Keeley, GP, Nicolosi, V, Murray, CP, Blau, WJ, Duesberg, GS, Gas phase controlled deposition of high quality large-area graphene films, CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 46, (9), 2010, p1422-1424- Journal Article, 2010 DOI TARA - Full Text

Kumar, S., McEvoy, N., Lutz, T., Keeley, G.P., Nicolosi, V., Murray, C.P., Blau, W.J., Duesberg, G.S., Gas phase controlled deposition of high quality large-area graphene films, Chemical Communications, 46, (9), 2010, p1422-1424 Journal Article, 2010 DOI TARA - Full Text

Schnabel, M., Nicholls, R.J., Salzmann, C.G., Vengust, D., Mihailovic, D., Nellist, P.D., Nicolosi, V., Processing and characterisation of Mo6S2I8 nanowires, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 12, (2), 2010, p433-441 Journal Article, 2010 TARA - Full Text DOI

Salzmann, C.G., Nicolosi, V., Green, M.L.H., Edge-carboxylated graphene nanoflakes from nitric acid oxidised arc-discharge material, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 20, (2), 2010, p314-319 Journal Article, 2010 DOI TARA - Full Text

Sun, Z., Popa, D., Hasan, T., Torrisi, F., Wang, F., Kelleher, E.J.R., Travers, J.C., Nicolosi, V., Ferrari, A.C., A stable, wideband tunable, near transform-limited, graphene-mode-locked, ultrafast laser, Nano Research, 3, (9), 2010, p653-660 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Lotya, M., Hernandez, Y., King, P.J., Smith, R.J., Nicolosi, V., Karlsson, L.S., Blighe, F.M., De, S., Zhiming, W., McGovern, I.T., Duesberg, G.S., Coleman, J.N., Liquid phase production of graphene by exfoliation of graphite in surfactant/water solutions, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 131, (10), 2009, p3611-3620 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Cathcart, H, Nicolosi, V, Hughes, JM, Blau, WJ, Kelly, JM, Quinn, SJ, Coleman, JN, Ordered DNA wrapping switches on luminescence in single-walled nanotube dispersions, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 130, (38), 2008, 12734-12744 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Zhenyu Sun, Valeria Nicolosi, Shane D Bergin and Jonathan N Coleman, Efficient dispersion and exfoliation of single-walled nanotubes in 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane and its derivatives, Nanotechnology, 19, 2008, p485702 - 485711 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Lyons, P.E., De, S., Blighe, F., Nicolosi, V., Pereira, L.F.C., Ferreira, M.S., Coleman, J.N., The relationship between network morphology and conductivity in nanotube films, Journal of Applied Physics, 104, (4), 2008, p044302 - Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Amiran, J., Nicolosi, V., Bergin, S.D., Khan, U., Lyons, P.E., Coleman, J.N., High quality dispersions of functionalized single walled nanotubes at high concentration, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 112, (10), 2008, p3519-3524 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Compagnini, G., Messina, E., Puglisi, O., Cataliotti, R.S., Nicolosi, V., Spectroscopic evidence of a core-shell structure in the earlier formation stages of Au-Ag nanoparticles by pulsed laser ablation in water, Chemical Physics Letters, 457, (4-6), 2008, p386-390 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Yenny Hernandez, Valeria Nicolos1, Mustafa Lotya, Fiona M Blighe, Zhenyu Sun, Sukanta De, IT McGovern, Brendan Holland, Michele Byrne, Yurii Gun'ko, John Boland, Peter Niraj, Georg Duesberg, Satheesh Krishnamurthy, Robbie Goodhue, John Hutchison, Vittorio Scardaci, Andrea C. Ferrari, and Jonathan N Coleman, High yield production of graphene by liquid phase exfoliation of graphite, Nature Nanotechnology , 3, (9), 2008, p563 - 568 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Nicolosi, V., Cathcart, H., Dalton, A.R., Aherne, D., Dieckmann, G.R., Coleman, J.N., Spontaneous exfoliation of single-walled carbon nanotubes dispersed using a designed amphiphilic peptide, Biomacromolecules, 9, (2), 2008, p598-602 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Sun, Z., Nicolosi, V., Rickard, D., Bergin, S.D., Aherne, D., Coleman, J.N., Quantitative evaluation of surfactant-stabilized single-walled carbon nanotubes: Dispersion quality and its correlation with zeta potential, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 112, (29), 2008, p10692-10699 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Helen Cathcart, Valeria Nicolosi, J. Marguerite Hughes, Werner J Blau, John M Kelly, Susan J. Quinn, Jonathan N Coleman, Ordered DNA- wrapping switches on luminescence in single-walled nanotube dispersions, The Journal of the American Chemical Society, 130, (38), 2008, p12734-12744 Journal Article, 2008 URL DOI

Hernandez, Y, Nicolosi, V, Lotya, M, Blighe, FM, Sun, ZY, De, S, McGovern, IT, Holland, B, Byrne, M, Gun'ko, YK, Boland, JJ, Niraj, P, Duesberg, G, Krishnamurthy, S, Goodhue, R, Hutchison, J, Scardaci, V, Ferrari, AC, Coleman, JN, High-yield production of graphene by liquid-phase exfoliation of graphite, Nature Nanotechnology, 3, 2008, p563 - 568 Journal Article, 2008 DOI TARA - Full Text

Bergin, S.D., Nicolosi, V., Streich, P.V., Giordani, S., Sun, Z., Windle, A.H., Ryan, P., Niraj, N.P.P., Wang, Z.-T.T., Carpenter, L., Blau, W.J., Boland, J.J., Hamilton, J.P., Coleman, J.N., Towards solutions of single-walled carbon nanotubes in common solvents, Advanced Materials, 20, (10), 2008, p1876-1881 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

V. Nicolosi, D. Vengust, D. Mihailovic, W.J. Blau, J.N. Coleman, "Observation of Significant Populations of Individual MoSI Nanowires in High Concentration Dispersions", Chemical Physics Letters, 425, 2007, p89 - 93 Journal Article, 2007

. V. Nicolosi, D. McCarthy, D. Vengust, D. Mihailovic, W.J. Blau, J.N. Coleman, "Exfoliation of Mo6S9-xIx Nanowires in Common Solvents", European Physical Journal of Aplied Physics, 37, 2007, p149 - 159 Journal Article, 2007

. D. Vengust, F. Pfuner, L. Degiorgi, I. Vilfan, V. Nicolosi, J.N. Coleman, D. Mihailovic, "Optical properties of Mo6S3I6 nanowires", Physical Review B , 2007 Journal Article, 2007

D. McCarthy, V. Nicolosi, D. Vengust, D. Mihailovic, G. Compagnini, W. J. Blau And J. N. Coleman, "Dispersion And Purification Of Mo6s3i6 Nanowires In Organic Solvents", Journal of Applied Physics, 101, 2007, p0143171 - 01431710 Journal Article, 2007

. H. Cathcart, S. Quinn, V. Nicolosi, J. M. Kelly, W. J. Blau And J. N. Coleman,, , "Spontaneous Debundling Of SWNTs in DNA Based Dispersions", Journal of Physical Chemistry , 111, 2007, p66 - 74 Journal Article, 2007

. J. Doyle, V. Nicolosi, S. M. O'Flaherty, D. Vengust, A. Drury, Dragan Mihailovic, J. N. Coleman, W. J. Blau, "Nonlinear Optical Response Of Mo6s4.5i4.5 Nanowires", Chemical Physics Letters, 435, 2007, p109 - 113 Journal Article, 2007

. V. Nicolosi, P. D Nellist, S. Sanvito, E. C. Cosgriff, S. Krishnamurthy, W. J. Blau, M. L. H. Green, D. Vengust, D. Dvorsek, D. Mihailovic, G. Compagnini, J. Sloan, V. Stolojan, J. D Carey, S. J Pennycook And J. N. Coleman, , "Aberration Corrected Electron Microscopy Reveals van der Waals Driven Self-Assembly Of MoSI Nanowires into A Low Symmetry Structure", Advanced Materials, 19, (4), 2007, p543 - 547 Journal Article, 2007

Bergin S.D., Nicolosi V., Giordani S., de Gromard A., Carpenter L., Blau W. J. and Coleman J. N. , Exfoliation in Ecstasy: Liquid Crystal Formation and Chirality Dependent Debundling for Single Walled Nanotubes in the Liquid Drug ã-butyrrolactone, Nanotechnology, 18, 2007, p455705-455715 Journal Article, 2007 DOI

V. Nicolosi, E. Cosgriff, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau and J. N. Coleman , "Mo6S3I6 Nanowires: Structural studies by HRTEM and aberration corrected STEM" , EMRS 2006, Symposium F, Nanoscale Imaging and Metrology of Devices and Innovative Materials",, Nice, France, 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

. V. Nicolosi, E. Cosgriff, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, M Green, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W.J. Blau and J. N. Coleman, "Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: characterization of a novel Material. Dispersion, Purification and Structure studies", ChemOnTubes 2006, Arcachon (France), 2/5 April 2006, 2006 Poster, 2006

. S. Giordani, S.D. Bergin, V. Nicolosi, S. Lebedkin, W.J. Blau, J.N. Coleman, "Fabrication of Stable Dispersions Containing up to 70% Individual Carbon Nanotubes in a Common Organic Solvent", Physica Status Solidi B, 243, (13), 2006, p3038 - 3062 Journal Article, 2006

. D. Blond, V. Barron, M. Ruether, K. P. Ryan, V. Nicolosi, W. J. Blau and J. N. Coleman, "Enhancement of Modulus, Strength, and Toughness in Poly(methylmethacrylate)-based composites by the Incorporation of Poly(methylmethacrylate)-functionalized Nanotubes", Advanced Functional Materials , 16, (12), 2006, p1608 - 1614 Journal Article, 2006

. R. Murphy, V. Nicolosi, Y. Hernandez, D. McCarthy, D. Richard, D. Vrbanic, A. Mrzel, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau and Jonathan N. Coleman, , "Observation of extremely low percolation threshold in Mo6S4.5I4.5 nanowire/polymer composites", Scripta Materialia, 4, (3), 2006, p417 - 420 Journal Article, 2006

Valeria Nicolosi, "Nanotubes and Nanowires: Tiny but Mighty", University of Catania - Chemistry Department (Italy), , 9 November 2006, 2006 Invited Talk, 2006

. K.P. Ryan, M. Cadek, V. Nicolosi, S. Walker, M. Ruther, A. Fonseca, J.B. Nagi, W.J. Blau, J.N. Coleman, "Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Nucleated Crystallization and Reinforcement in Poly(vinylalcohol) Composites",, Synthetic Metals , 156, (2-4), 2006, p332 - 335 Journal Article, 2006

Murphy R, Nicolosi V, Hernandez Y, McCarthy D, Rickard D, Vrbanic D, Mrzel A, Mihailovic D, Blau WJ, Coleman JN , Observation of extremely low percolation threshold in Mo6S4.5I4.5 nanowire/polymer composites , Scripta Materialia, 54 , (3), 2006, p417 - 420 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Valeria Nicolosi, Peter Nellist, Jeremy Sloan, Dragan Mihailovic, Malcom Green, Werner J. Blau and Jonathan N. Coleman, "Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: Purification and Dispersion and Structure Studies" , EMRS 2006, Symposium E, "Science and Technology of Nanotubes and Nanowires", Nice, France, 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

. V. Nicolosi, D. McCarthy, D. Vengust, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau and J. N. Coleman, "Debundling by Dilution: Observation of Large Populations of Individual MoSI Nanowires in High Concentration Dispersions", MRS Fall Meeting 2006, Boston, USA, 27Nov-01Dec 2006, 2006 Poster, 2006

Valeria Nicolosi, "MoSI Nanowires: Purification, Dispersion & Structure Studies", University of Cambridge - Department of Materials Science (UK), 7 December 2006, 2006 Invited Talk, 2006

S. Giordani, S. D. Bergin, V. Nicolosi, S. Lebedkin, M.M. Kappes, W. J. Blau and J. N. Coleman, Debundling of Single-Walled Nanotubes by Dilution: Observation of Large Populations of Individual Nanotubes in Amide Dispersions, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110, (32), 2006, p15708 - 15718 Journal Article, 2006

Valeria Nicolosi, Eireann Cosgriff, Peter D. Nellist, Stefano Sanvito, Satheesh Krishnamurthy, Jeremy Sloan, Malcom Green, Dragan Mihailovic, Giuseppe Compagnini, J. David Carey, Werner J. Blau and Jonathan N. Coleman,, "An unespected crystallographic structure of Mo6S3I6 nanowires determined using aberration corrected electron microscopy",, ICSM 2006, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, July 2-7 2006 , 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

V. Nicolosi, D. Vengust, A. Mrzel, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau, J. N. Coleman,(ed.), Opto-Ireland 2005: Nanotechnology and Nanophotonics, Proceedings of SPIE, Dublin, Ireland, 5824, 4/6 April 2005 , 2005 Proceedings of a Conference, 2005

V. Nicolosi, "Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: characterization of a novel Material. Dispersion, Purification and Structure studies" , Acer 2005, Inorganic Materials Symposium, Portoroz, Slovenia , 17-21 June 2005, 2005 Invited Talk, 2005

V. Nicolosi, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau, J. N. Colman(ed.), EMAG NANO 2005, Journal of Physics, Leeds, UK, Conference Vol., 31-2 September 2005, 2005 Proceedings of a Conference, 2005

. V. Nicolosi, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W.J. Blau and J.N. Coleman, "Transmission Microscopy and Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy", NANOTECH 2005, Anaheim, California, USA, 8/12 May 2005, 2005 Poster, 2005

. V. Nicolosi, V. Vrbanic, A. Mrzel, D. Mihailovic, W.J. Blau and , "Solubility and Purification of Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires in Common Solvents", NANOTECH 2005, Anaheim, California (USA), 8/12 May 2005, 2005 Poster, 2005

. V. Nicolosi, D. Vengust, A. Mrzel, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau and Jonathan N. Coleman, "Mo6S4.5I4.5 nanowires: Solubility Study and Microscopical Characterization of a novel material", ELECTRONIC PROPERTIES OF NOVEL MATERIALS, Kirchberg/ Tyrol, Austria, 12-19/03/2005, 2005 Poster, 2005

. V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau , "Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: Structure studies by High Resolution TEM and STEM", NT'05, Gothenburg, (Sweden), June 26 - July 1, 20, 2005 Poster, 2005

J. N. Coleman, R. Murphy, V. Nicolosi, Y. Hernndez, D. McCarthy, D. Rickard, D. Vrbanic, A. Mrzel, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau,(ed.), Electronic Properties of Novel Materials, American Institute of Physics, Kirchberg, Tyrol, Austria, 12-19 March 2005, 2005 Proceedings of a Conference, 2005

V. Nicolosi, D. Vrbanic, A. Mrzel, J. McCauley, S. O'Flaherty, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau and J. N. Coleman, "Solubility of Mo6S4.5I4.5 nanowires", Chemical Physics Letters , 401, (1-3), 2005, p89 - 93 Journal Article, 2005

E. C. Cosgriff, V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, P. D. Nellist(ed.), EMAG NANO 2005, Journal of Physics, Leeds, UK, Conference volume, 31-2 September 2005, 2005 Proceedings of a Conference, 2005

Nicolosi, V., Vengust, D., Mrzeł, A., Mihailovic, D., Blau, W.J., Coleman, J.N., Mo6S4.5i4.5 Nanowires: Dispersion studies and electron microscopy characterization of the bundles, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Opto-Ireland 2005: Nanotechnology and Nanophotonics, Dublin, 5-6 April, edited by Blau W.J.,Kennedy D.,Colreavy J. , 5824, SPIE, 2005, pp102-113 Conference Paper, 2005 DOI

. V. Nicolosi, D. Vrbanic, A. Mrzel, J. McCauley, S. O'Flaherty, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau and J. N. Coleman, , "Solubility of Mo6S4.5I4.5 nanowires in common solvents: A sedimentation study", Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 109, 2005, p7124 - 7133 Journal Article, 2005

V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau , Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: Structure studies by High Resolution TEM and Aberration Corrected STEM" , E-MAG NANO 2005, Leeds, UK, 2005 Conference Paper, 2005

V. Nicolosi, D. Vengust, A. Mrzel, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau and Jonathan N. Coleman(ed.), Electronic Properties od Novel Materials, American Institute of Physics, Kirchberg, Tyrol, Austria, conference volume, 12-19 March 2005, 2005 Proceedings of a Conference, 2005

V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau, "Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: Structure studies by High Resolution TEM and STEM" , OPTO-Ireland 2005, Dublin, Ireland, 2005 Conference Paper, 2005

V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, P. Nellist, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau, Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: Structure studies by High Resolution TEM and Aberration Corrected STEM" , MSI 2005, Symposium New Frontiers in Microscopy", , Dublin, Ireland , 5-9 September 2005 , 2005 Conference Paper, 2005

. J. N. Coleman, M. Cadek, R. Blake, V. Nicolosi, K. P. Ryan, C. Belton , A. Fonseca, J. B. Nagy , Y. K. Gun'ko , W. J. Blau , "High Performance Nanotube-Reinforced Plastics: Understanding the Mechanism of Strength Increase" , Advanced Functional Materials, 14, (8), 2004, p791 - 798 Journal Article, 2004

. V. Nicolosi, Sean O'Flaherty, Daniel Vrbanic, Ales Mrzel, D. Mihailovic, Jonathan N. Coleman and Werner J. Blau , "Sedimentation and Purification Studies on Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowire Bundles in solution" , ELECTRONIC PROPERTIES OF NOVEL MATERIALS - MOLECULAR NANOSTRUCTURES , Kirchberg, Tyrol, Austria, 6-13/03/2004 , 2004 Poster, 2004

V. Nicolosi, S. Berber, J. N. Coleman, J. Sloan, D. Tomanek, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau, Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: High Resolution TEM Observations and Electronic Structure Calculations", NT'04, San Luis Potosi (Mexico) , 19/24 July 2004, 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

. V. Nicolosi, S. Berber, J. N. Coleman, J. Sloan, D. Tomanek, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau, "Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: High Resolution TEM Observations and Electronic Structure Calculations", NT'04, San Luis Potosi (Mexico), 19/24 July 2004, 2004 Poster, 2004

. V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, D. Mihailovic, W. J. Blau , "Sedimentation and size control studies on molybdenum disulfide nanowire bundles in isopropanol solution" , Spring ACS Meeting, Anaheim, California, US, 28/03 - 01/04/2004, 2004 Poster, 2004

J. N Coleman, M. Cadek, V. Nicolosi, R. Blake, F. Liégeois, A. Fonseca, J. B. Nagy, Y. K. Gun'ko, W. J. Blau , High performance nanotube reinforced plastics: Understanding the mechanism of strength increase, Advanced Functional Materials, 14, (8), 2004, p791 - 798 Journal Article, 2004 DOI

. M. Cadek, J. N. Coleman, K. P. Ryan, V. Nicolosi, G. Bister, A. Fonseca, J. B. Nagy, K. Szostak, F. Béguin and W. J. Blau, "Reinforcement of Polymers with Carbon Nanotubes: the Role of Nanotube Surface Area" , Nano Letters , 4, (2), 2004, p353 - 356 Journal Article, 2004

. L. D'Urso, V. Nicolosi, G. Compagnini, O. Puglisi, "Size distribution of silver nanoclusters induced by ion, electron, laser beams and thermal treatments of an organometallic precursor" , Applied Surface Science , 226, (1-3), 2004, p131 - 136 Journal Article, 2004

V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, J. Sloan, D. Mihailovic, M. Green, W. J. Blau, Mo6S4.5I4.5 Nanowires: Structure studies by High Resolution TEM" , MSI 2004, Dublin, Trinity College (Ireland) , 1/3 September 2004, edited by Microscopy Society Ireland , 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

. L. D'Urso, V. Nicolosi, G. Compagnini, O. Puglisi, The effect of polymer molecular weight on the formation and evolution of silver-polymer nanocomposite thin films", Materials Science and Engineering C, 23, 2003, p307 - 310 Journal Article, 2003

V. Nicolosi, J. N. Coleman, D. Mihailovic and W. J. Blau, "Sedimentation and size control studies on molybdenum disulfide nanowire bundles in isopropanol solution" , Slonano 2003, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 12 November 2003, 2003 Conference Paper, 2003

V. Nicolosi, L. D'Urso, G. Compagnini, O. Puglisi, "Study of the size distribution of Silver nanoparticles induced by ion, electron, laser Beam and thermal treatment of an organometallic precursor, Spring Meeting 2003, Strasbourg, France, 10/13 June 2003 , edited by Materials Research Society , 2003 Conference Paper, 2003

Research Expertise

Projects

  • Title
    • "X Interfacing biomolecules (DNA & Peptides) to Carbon Nanotubes
  • Title
    • "X Dispersion and exfoliation of Carbon Nanotubes in Common Organic Solvents
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    • Characterization of MoSI Nanowires
  • Title
    • Purification of Boron Nitrite Nanotubes
  • Title
    • Dispersion and purification of Tungsten Disulfide Nanotubes
  • Title
    • Exfoliation of graphite into single graphene layers

Keywords

Applied physics; Composite materials; Imaging, image processing; Materials technology, engineering; Nanochemistry; Nanotechnology; Nanotubes; Optical materials; Optics; Polymers; Thermodynamics

Recognition

Awards and Honours

President of Ireland Young Researcher Award (PIYRA) March 2014

OPTO-Ireland 2005, Nanotechnology and Nanophotonics Symposium, Dublin - 4/6 April 2005 - Best Young Researcher Oral Presentation - Intel Sponsored 6 April 2005

MSI 2005, Symposium New Frontiers in Microscopy", Best Young Researcher Oral Presentation - Sponsored by Microscopy Society Ireland 9 September 2005

Centre of Microscopy and Analysis Bursary Award 2004/2005

Trinity College, School of Physics Representative at the 54th Meeting of Nobel Prize Laureates 27June/2July 2004

Scholarship Academic Year 2000/2001 - University of Catania (Italy), Chemistry department

Scholarship Academic Year 1999/2000 - University of Catania (Italy), Chemistry department

Scholarship Academic Year 1998/1999 - University of Catania (Italy), Chemistry department

Scholarship Academic Year 1997/1998 - University of Catania (Italy), Chemistry department

Scholarship Academic Year 1996/1997 - University of Catania (Italy), Chemistry department


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