Publications & Presentations




  1. "Defect Sizing, Distance and Substrate Effects in Ion-Irradiated Monolayer 2D Materials", Pierce Maguire, Daniel S Fox, Yangbo Zhou, Qianjin Wang, Maria O'Brien, Jakub Jadwiszczak, John McManus, Niall McEvoy, Georg S Duesberg, Hongzhou Zhang, Submitted




  1. "Field-Dependent Electrical and Thermal Transport in Polycrystalline WSe2", WungYeon Kim, HyunJeong Kim, Toby Hallam, Niall McEvoy, Riley Gatensby, Hannah C. Nerl, Katie O'Neill, Rita Siris, Gyu-Tae Kim, Georg S. Duesberg, Advanced Materials Interfaces, Published online, (2018)
    DOI:10.1002/admi.201701161 (link)

  2. "Electrical devices from top-down structured platinum diselenide films", Chanyoung Yim, Vikram Passi, Max C. Lemme, Georg S. Duesberg, Cormac Ó Coileáin, Emiliano Pallecchi, Dalal Fadil & Niall McEvoy, npj 2D Materials and Applications, 2, 5, (2018)
    DOI:10.1038/s41699-018-0051-9 (link)

  3. "Oxide-mediated recovery of field-effect mobility in plasma-treated MoS2", Jakub Jadwiszczak, Colin O’Callaghan, Yangbo Zhou, Daniel S. Fox, Eamonn Weitz, Darragh Keane, Conor P. Cullen, Ian O’Reilly, Clive Downing, Aleksey Shmeliov, Pierce Maguire, John J. Gough, Cormac McGuinness, Mauro S. Ferreira, A. Louise Bradley, John J. Boland2,3,5, Georg S. Duesberg, Valeria Nicolosi and Hongzhou Zhang, Science Advances, 4 (3), eaao5031, (2018)
    DOI:10.1126/sciadv.aao5031 (link)

  4. "Saturation of two-photon absorption in layered transition metal dichalcogenides: experiment and theory", Ningning Dong, Yuanxin Li, Saifeng Zhang, Niall McEvoy, Riley Gatensby, Georg S. Duesberg, and Jun Wang, ACS Photonics, Published online, (2018)
    DOI:10.1021/acsphotonics.8b00010 (link)

  5. "Wide spectral photoresponse of layered platinum diselenide based photodiodes", Chanyoung Yim, Niall McEvoy, Sarah Riazimehr, Daniel S. Schneider, Farzan Gity, Scott Monaghan, Paul K. Hurley, Max C. Lemme, and Georg S. Duesberg, Nano Letters, Published online, (2018)
    DOI:10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b05000 (link)

  6. "Induction of Chirality in Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials: Chiral 2D MoS2 Nanostructures", Finn Purcell-Milton, Robert McKenna, Lorcan J. Brennan, Conor P. Cullen, Lilian Guillemeney, Nikita V. Tepliakov, Anvar S. Baimuratov, Ivan D. Rukhlenko, Tatiana S. Perova, Georg S. Duesberg, Alexander V. Baranov, Anatoly V. Fedorov, and Yurii K. Gun’ko, ACS Nano, Published online, (2018)
    DOI:10.1021/acsnano.7b06691 (link)

  7. "Effects of Excitonic Resonance on Second and Third Order Nonlinear Scattering from Few-Layer MoS2", Naveen Kumar Balla, Maria O'Brien, Niall McEvoy, Georg S. Duesberg, Herve Rigneault, Sophie Brasselet, and David McCloskey, ACS Photonics, Published online, (2018)
    DOI:10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00912 (link)

  8. "Dependence of Photocurrent Enhancements in Quantum Dot (QD)-Sensitized MoS2 Devices on MoS2 Film Properties", John J. Gough, Niall McEvoy, Maria O'Brien, Alan P. Bell, David McCloskey, John B. Boland, Jonathan N. Coleman, Georg S. Duesberg, A. Louise Bradley, Advanced Functional Materials, Published online, (2018)
    DOI:10.1002/adfm.201706149 (link)

  9. "Production of monolayer-rich gold-decorated 2H–WS2 nanosheets by defect engineering", Jeremy R. Dunklin, Paul Lafargue, Thomas M. Higgins, Gregory T. Forcherio, Mourad Benamara, Niall McEvoy, D. Keith Roper, Jonathan N. Coleman, Yana Vaynzof & Claudia Backes, npj 2D Materials and Applications, 1, 43, (2018)
    DOI:10.1038/s41699-017-0045-z (link)

  10. "Stamping of Flexible, Coplanar Micro-Supercapacitors Using MXene Inks", Chuanfang (John) Zhang, Matthias P. Kremer, Andrés Seral-Ascaso, Sang-Hoon Park, Niall McEvoy, Babak Anasori, Yury Gogotsi and Valeria Nicolosi, Advanced Functional Materials, Published online, (2018)
    DOI:10.1002/adfm.201705506 (link)




  1. "Rhenium-doped MoS2 films", Toby Hallam, Scott Monaghan, Farzan Gity, Lida Ansari, Michael Schmidt, Clive Downing, Conor P. Cullen, Valeria Nicolosi, Paul K. Hurley, Georg S. Duesberg, Applied Physics Letters, 111, 203101, (2017)
    DOI:10.1063/1.4995220 (link)

  2. "Atmospheric pulsed laser deposition and thermal annealing of plasmonic silver nanoparticle films", Taj M. Khan, Mubarak M. Mujawar, Katarzyna Siewierska, Anuj Pokle, Tony Donnelly, Niall McEvoy, Georg S. Duesberg and James G. Lunney, Nanotechnology, 28, 445601, (2017)
    DOI:10.1088/1361-6528/aa8b32 (link)

  3. "Optical imaging and characterization of graphene and other 2D materials using quantitative phase microscopy", Samira Khadir, Pierre Bon, Dominique Vignaud, Elisabeth Galopin, Niall McEvoy, David McCloskey, Serge Monneret, and Guillaume Baffou, ACS Photonics, 4(12), 3130-3139, (2017)
    DOI:10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00845 (link)

  4. "Controlling Defect and Dopant Concentrations in Graphene by Remote Plasma Treatments", John B. McManus, Alison Hennessy, Conor P. Cullen, Toby Hallam, Niall McEvoy, Georg S. Duesberg, PSS(b), 254(11), 1700214, (2017)
    DOI:10.1002/pssb.201700214 (link)

  5. "Raman Spectroscopy of Suspended MoS2", Maria O'Brien, Nils Scheuschner, Janina Maultzsch, Georg S. Duesberg & Niall McEvoy, PSS(b), 254(11), 1700218, (2017)
    DOI:10.1002/pssb.201700218 (link)

  6. "Lithium Titanate/Carbon Nanotubes Composites Processed by Ultrasound Irradiation as Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries", João Coelho, Anuj Pokle, Sang-Hoon Park, Niall McEvoy, Nina C. Berner, Georg S. Duesberg & Valeria Nicolosi, Scientific Reports, 7, 7614, (2017)
    DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-06908-3 (link)

  7. "Transparent, Flexible, and Conductive 2D Titanium Carbide (MXene) Films with High Volumetric Capacitance", Chuanfang (John) Zhang, Babak Anasori, Andrés Seral-Ascaso, Sang-Hoon Park, Niall McEvoy, Aleksey Shmeliov, Georg S. Duesberg, Jonathan N. Coleman, Yury Gogotsi, Valeria Nicolosi, Advanced Materials, 29(36), 1702678, (2017)
    DOI:10.1002/adma.201702678 (link)

  8. "Enabling Flexible Heterostructures for Li-Ion Battery Anodes Based on Nanotube and Liquid-Phase Exfoliated 2D Gallium Chalcogenide Nanosheet Colloidal Solutions", Chuanfang (John) Zhang, Sang-Hoon Park, Oskar Ronan, Andrew Harvey, Andrés Seral-Ascaso, Zifeng Lin, Niall McEvoy, Conor S. Boland, Nina C. Berner, Georg S. Duesberg, Patrick Rozier, Jonathan N. Coleman, Valeria Nicolosi, Small, 13(34), 1701677, (2017)
    DOI:10.1002/smll.201701677 (link)

  9. "Liquid Exfoliation of Interlayer Spacing-Tunable 2D Vanadium Oxide Nanosheets: High Capacity and Rate Handling Li-ion Battery Cathodes", Chuanfang (John) Zhang, Sang Hoon Park, Sean E. O'Brien, Andrés Seral-Ascaso, Meiying Liang, Damien Hanlon, Dileep Krishnan, Alison Crossley, Niall McEvoy, Jonathan N. Coleman, Valeria Nicolosi, Nano Energy, 39, 151-161, (2017)
    DOI:10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.06.044 (link)

  10. "Fabrication of self-organized precisely tunable plasmonic SERS substrates via glancing angle deposition", Ehsan Rezvani, Oral Ualibek, Brendan Bulfin, Gulnar Sugurbekova, Georg S. Duesberg, Igor V. Shvets, physics status solidi a, 214(9), 1700088, (2017)
    DOI:10.1002/pssa.201700088 (link)

  11. "Oxidation Stability of Colloidal 2D Titanium Carbides (MXenes)", Chuanfang (John) Zhang, Sergio Pinilla, Niall McEvoy, Conor P. Cullen, Babak Anasori, Edmund Long, Sang-Hoon Park, Andres Seral-Ascaso, Aleksey Shmeliov, Dileep Krishnan, Carmen Morant, Xinhua Liu, Georg S. Duesberg, Yury Gogotsi, and Valeria Nicolosi, Chemistry of Materials, 29(11), 4848-4856, (2017)
    DOI:10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b00745 (link)

  12. "All-printed thin-film transistors from networks of liquid-exfoliated nanosheets", Adam G. Kelly, Toby Hallam, Claudia Backes, Andrew Harvey, Amir Sajad Esmaeily, Ian Godwin, João Coelho, Valeria Nicolosi, Jannika Lauth, Aditya Kulkarni, Sachin Kinge, Laurens D. A. Siebbeles, Georg S. Duesberg, Jonathan N. Coleman, Science, 356, 6333, 69-73, (2017)
    DOI:10.1126/science.aal4062 (link)

  13. "Template-free Synthesis of Mesoporous Manganese Oxides with Catalytic Activity in the Oxygen Evolution Reaction", Suoyuan Lian, Michelle P. Browne, Carlota Dominguez, Serban N. Stamatin, Hugo Nolan, Georg S. Duesberg, Michael E. G. Lyons, Emiliano Fonda and Paula E. Colavita, Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 1, 780-788, (2017)
    DOI:10.1039/C7SE00086C (link)

  14. "Hot-Volumes as Uniform and Reproducible SERS-Detection Enhancers in Weakly-Coupled Metallic Nanohelices", José M. Caridad, Sinéad Winters, David McCloskey, Georg S. Duesberg, John F. Donegan & Vojislav Krstić, Scientific Reports, 7, 45548, (2017)
    DOI:10.1038/srep45548 (link)

  15. "Grain boundary-mediated nanopores in molybdenum disulfide grown by chemical vapor deposition", Kenan Elibol, Toma Susi, Maria O'Brien, Bernhard Bayer, Timothy J. Pennycook, Niall McEvoy, Georg S. Duesberg, Jannik C. Meyer and Jani Kotakoski, Nanoscale, 9, 1591-1598, (2017)
    DOI:10.1039/C6NR08958E (link)

  16. "Improving the Performance of Porous Nickel Foam for Water Oxidation using Hydrothermally Prepared Ni and Fe Metal Oxides", Michelle P. Browne, Joana M. Vasconcelos, João Coelho, Maria O'Brien, Aurlie Rovetta, Eoin K McCarthy, Hugo Nolan, Georg S. Duesberg, Valeria Nicolosi, Paula E. Colavita and Michael E. G. Lyons, Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 1, 207-216, (2017)
    DOI:10.1039/C6SE00032K (link)

  17. "Quantum Confinement and Gas Sensing of Mechanically Exfoliated GaSe", Yecun Wu, Duan Zhang, Kangho Lee, Georg S. Duesberg, Askar Syrlybekov, Xiao Liu, Mourad Abid, Mohamed Abid, Yanqi Liu, Lisheng Zhang, Cormac Ó Coileáin, Hongjun Xu, Jiung Cho, Miri Choi, Byong Sun Chun, Haomao Wang, Huajun Liu, Han-Chun Wu, Advanced Materials Technologies, 2(1), 1600197, (2017)
    DOI:10.1002/admt.201600197 (link)

  18. "Rapid high-resolution U-Pb LA-Q-ICPMS age mapping of zircon", David Chew, Joseph A Petrus, Gavin G. Kenny and Niall McEvoy, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 32, 2662-276, (2017)
    DOI:10.1039/C6JA00404K (link)



  1. "A new 2H-2H'/1T co-phase in polycrystalline MoS2 and MoSe2 thin films", Mehwish Naz, Toby Hallam, Nina C. Berner, Niall McEvoy, Riley Gatensby, John B. McManus, Zareen Akhter, and Georg S. Duesberg, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 8(45), 31442-31448, (2016)
    DOI:10.1021/acsami.6b10972 (link)

  2. "High-Performance Hybrid Electronic Devices from Layered PtSe2 Films Grown at Low Temperature", Chanyoung Yim, Kangho Lee, Niall McEvoy, Maria O'Brien, Sarah Riazimehr, Nina C. Berner, Conor P. Cullen, Jani Kotakoski, Jannik C. Meyer, Max C. Lemme, and Georg S. Duesberg, ACS Nano, 10(10), 9550-9558, (2016)
    DOI:10.1021/acsnano.6b04898 (link)

  3. "Dispersion of nonlinear refractive index in layered WS2 and WSe2 semiconductor films induced by two-photon absorption", Ningning Dong, Yuanxin Li, Saifeng Zhang, Niall McEvoy, Xiaoyan Zhang, Yun Cui, Long Zhang, Georg S. Duesberg, and Jun Wang, Optics Letters, 41(17), 3936-3939, (2016)
    DOI:10.1364/OL.41.003936 (link)

  4. "Thermally prepared Mn2O3/RuO2/Ru thin films as highly active catalysts for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction in Alkaline Media", Michelle Browne, Hugo Nolan, Brendan Twamley, Georg S. Duesberg, Paula Colavita, Michael E. G. Lyons, ChemElectroChem, 3(11), 1847-1855, (2016)
    DOI:10.1002/celc.201600370 (link)

  5. "Vertical Single-Crystalline Organic Nanowires on Graphene: Solution-Phase Epitaxy and Optical Microcavities", Jian-Yao Zheng, Hongjun Xu, Jing Jing Wang, Sinéad Winters, Carlo Motta, Ertuğrul Karademir, Weigang Zhu, Eswaraiah Varrla, Georg S. Duesberg, Stefano Sanvito, Wenping Hu and John F. Donegan, Nano Letters, 16(8), 4754-4762, (2016)
    DOI:10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b00526 (link)

  6. "Investigations of vapour-phase deposited transition metal dichalcogenide films for future electronic applications", Riley Gatensby, Toby Hallam, Kangho Lee, Niall McEvoy, Georg S. Duesberg, Solid State Electronics, 125, 39-51, (2016)
    DOI:10.1016/j.sse.2016.07.021 (link)

  7. "All-printed capacitors from graphene-BN-graphene nanosheet heterostructures", Adam G. Kelly, David Finn, Andrew Harvey, Toby Hallam and Jonathan N. Coleman, Applied Physics Letters, 109, 023107 (2016)
    DOI:10.1063/1.4958858 (link)

  8. "Electrochromic Nickel Oxide Films for Smart Window Applications", Michelle P. Browne, Hugo Nolan, Nina C. Berner, Georg S. Duesberg, Paula E. Colavita and Michael E. G. Lyons, Int. J. Electrochem. Sci.,11, 6636–6647, (2016)
    DOI:10.20964/2016.08.38 (link)

  9. "The goldilocks electrolyte: examining the performance of iron/nickel oxide thin films as catalysts for electrochemical water splitting in various aqueous NaOH solutions", Michelle P. Browne, Shelley Stafford, Maria O'Brien, Hugo Nolan, Nina C. Berner, Georg S. Duesberg, Paula E. Colavita and Michael E. G. Lyons, J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 11397-11407, (2016)
    DOI:10.1039/C6TA03903K (link)

  10. "Structural and Electrical Investigation of MoS2 Thin Films Formed by Thermal Assisted Conversion of Mo Metal", Ray Duffy, Patrick Foley, Bruno Filippone, Gioele Mirabelli, Dan O'Connell, Brendan Sheehan, Pat Carolan, Michael Schmidt, Karim Cherkaoui, Riley Gatensby, Toby Hallam, Georg S. Duesberg, Felice Crupi, Roger Nagle and Paul K. Hurley, ECS J. Solid State Sci. Technol. 5, 11, (2016)

  11. "Production of Ni(OH)2 Nanosheets by Liquid Phase Exfoliation: From Optical Properties to Electrochemical Applications", Andrew Harvey, Xiaoyun He, Ian Godwin, Claudia Backes, David McAteer, Nina C. Berner, Niall McEvoy, Auren Fergusan, Aleksey Shmeliov, Michael E. G. Lyons, Valeria Nicolosi, Georg S. Duesberg, John Donegan and Jonathan N. Coleman, J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 11046-11059, (2016)

  12. "A Comparison of Catabolic Pathways Induced in Primary Macrophages by Pristine Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Pristine Graphene", Jennifer McIntyre, Navin Kumar Varma, Rónán Smith, Caroline Moore, Hannah C. Nerl, Niall McEvoy, Nina C. Berner, Ignatius McGovern, Umar Khan, Luke O'Neill, Philip Lyons, Valeria Nicolosi, Georg S. Duesberg, Hugh Byrne, Jonathan N. Coleman and Yuri Volkov, RSC Advances, 6, 65299-65310, (2016)
    DOI:10.1039/C6RA02476A (link)

  13. "Long-Chain Amine-Templated Synthesis of Gallium Sulfide and Gallium Selenide Nanotubes", Andres Seral-Ascaso, Sonia Metel, Anuj Pokle, Claudia Backes, Chuanfang Zhang, Hannah C. Nerl, Karsten Rode, Nina C. Berner, Clive Downing, Niall McEvoy, Edgar E. Muñoz, Andrew Harvey, Zahra Gholamvand, Georg S. Duesberg, Jonathan N. Coleman and Valeria Nicolosi, Nanoscale, 8, 11698-11706, (2016)
    DOI:10.1039/C6NR01663D (link)

  14. "Raman Characterization of Platinum Diselenide Thin Films", Maria O'Brien, Niall McEvoy, Carlo Motta, Jian-Yao Zheng, Nina C. Berner, Jani Kotakoski, Kenan Elibol, Timothy J. Pennycook, Jannik C. Meyer, Chanyoung Yim, Mohamed Abid, Toby Hallam, John F. Donegan, Stefano Sanvito, Georg S. Duesberg, 2D Materials, 3, 021004, (2016)
    DOI:10.1088/2053-1583/3/2/021004 (link)

  15. "Functionalization of Two-Dimensional MoS2: On the Reaction Between MoS2 and Organic Thiols", Xin Chen, Nina C. Berner, Claudia Backes, Georg S. Duesberg, Aidan R. McDonald, Angewandte Chemie, 55(19), 5803-5808, (2016)
    DOI:10.1002/anie.201510219 (link)

  16. "A Commercial Conducting Polymer as Both Binder and Conductive Additive for Silicon Nanoparticle-Based Lithium-Ion Battery Negative Electrodes", Thomas M. Higgins, Sang Hoon Park, Paul J. King, Chuanfang (John) Zhang, Niall McEvoy, Nina C. Berner, Dermot Daly, Aleksey Shmelov, Umar Khan, Georg S. Duesberg, Valeria Nicolosi and Jonathan N. Coleman, ACS Nano, 10(3), 3702-3713, (2016)
    DOI:10.1021/acsnano.6b00218 (link)

  17. "Low Overpotential High Activity Mixed Manganese and Ruthenium Oxide Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Evolution Reaction in Alkaline Media", Michelle P. Browne, Hugo Nolan, Georg S. Duesberg, Paula E. Colavita, and Michael E. G. Lyons, ACS Catalysis, 6, 2408-2415, (2016)
    DOI:10.1021/acscatal.5b02069 (link)

  18. "Comparison of Liquid Exfoliated Transition Metal Dichalcogenides Reveals MoSe2 to be the Most Effective Hydrogen Evolution Catalyst", Zahra Gholamvand, David McAteer, Claudia Backes, Niall McEvoy, Andrew Harvey, Nina C. Berner, Damien Hanlon, Conor Bradley, Ian Godwin, Aurlie Rovetta, Michael E. G. Lyons, Georg S. Duesberg and Jonathan N. Coleman, Nanoscale, 8, 5737-5749, (2016)
    DOI:10.1039/C5NR08553E (link)

  19. "Mapping of Low-Frequency Raman Modes in CVD-Grown Transition Metal Dichalcogenides: Layer Number, Stacking Orientation and Resonant Effects", Maria OBrien, Niall McEvoy, Damien Hanlon, Toby Hallam, Jonathan N. Coleman, Georg S. Duesberg, Scientific Reports, 6, 19476, (2016)
    DOI:10.1038/srep19476 (link)

  20. "Thickness Dependence and Percolation Scaling of Hydrogen Production Rate in MoS2 Nanosheet and Nanosheet-Carbon Nanotube Composite Catalytic Electrodes", David McAteer, Zahra Gholamvand, Niall McEvoy, Andrew Harvey, Eoghan O'Malley, Georg S. Duesberg, and Jonathan N. Coleman, ACS Nano, 10(1), 672-683, (2016)
    DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b05907 (link)

  21. "Spectral sensitivity of graphene/silicon heterojunction photodetectors", Sarah Riazimehr, Andreas Bablich, Daniel Schneider, Satender Kataria, Vikram Passi, Chanyoung Yim, Georg S. Duesberg, Max C. Lemme, Solid State Electronics, 115(B), 207-212, (2016)
    DOI:10.1016/j.sse.2015.08.023 (link)

  22. "Photoluminescence from Liquid-Exfoliated WS2 Monomers in Poly(Vinyl Alcohol) Polymer Composites", Victor Vega-Mayoral, Claudia Backes, Damien Hanlon, Umar Khan, Zahra Gholamvand, Maria O'Brien, Georg S. Duesberg, Christoph Gadermaier and Jonathan N. Coleman, Advanced Functional Materials, 26(7), 1028-1039, (2016)
    DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201503863 (link)


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