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'Cu2S nano-flowers'. Image by Mr Ke Meng.

'Cu2S nano-flowers'. Image by Mr Ke Meng.

UCD School of Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering

UCD School of Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering - Research Publications 2013/14

Below is the list of research publications for the UCD School of Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering in the academic year 2013/14




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Book Chapters

Professor Mohamed Al-Rubeai
Warnock J. and Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Viral vectors for gene therapy' In: Michael C. Flickinger (eds). Encyclopedia of Industrial Biotechnology: Bioprocess, Bioseparation, and Cell Technology. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.  
220. Kuystermans D. and Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Biopharmaceutical products from animal cell culture' In: Al-Rubeai M (eds). Animal Cell Culture. Dordrecht: Springer.  
Kuystermans D. and Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Mammalian Cell Line Selection Strategies for High-Producers' In: Al-Rubeai M (eds). Animal Cell Culture. Dordrecht: Springer.  
Shirsat, N., English, N., Glennon B., and Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Modelling of mammalian cell cultures. In: Al-Rubeai M. Cell Culture' In: Al-Rubeai M (eds). Animal Cell Culture. Dordrecht: Springer.  
Browne S. M. and Al-Rubeai M. (2013) 'Blood cell bioprocessing: The haematopoietic system and current status of in-vitro production of red blood cells' In: Al-Rubeai M. and Naciri M (eds). Stem Cells and Cell Therapy. Dordrecht: Springer.  
Al-Rubeai M. and Kuystermans D. (2013) 'Valuing the future: Recent advances and future directions in cell line development' In: Alan Dickson (eds). Pharmaceutical Bioprocessing. London: Future Science.  
Professor Denis Dowling
V. J. Law, F. T. O'Neill and D. P. Dowling (2014) 'Automatic computation of crossing point numbers within orthogonal interpolation line-graphs' In: I. Zelinka (eds). How Nature Works, Complexity in Interdisciplinary Research and Applications. Switzerland: Elsevier. , pp.195-216  
D. P. Dowling (2014) 'Surface processing using cold atmospheric pressure plasmas' In: D. Cameron (eds). Thin Film Material Processing, Comprehensive Materials Processing. Unknown: Elsevier. , pp.171-185  
V. Law and D. P. Dowling (2013) 'ISCS'13' In: V. Law and D. P. Dowling (eds). Active control metrology for preventing induced thermal damage during atmospheric pressure plasma processing of thermal sensitive materials. Algeria: Springer.  
Dr Niall English
M.M.El Hendawy, N.J. English and A. El-Nahas (2014) 'Design strategies for new organic molecular rectifiers: chemical and molecular - simulation perspectives' In: Daria Bove (eds). Computational Chemistry. New York: Nova Publishers.  
Shirsat, N., English, N., Glennon B., and Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Modelling of mammalian cell cultures. In: Al-Rubeai M. Cell Culture' In: Al-Rubeai M (eds). Animal Cell Culture. Dordrecht: Springer.  
Professor Ravindranathan Thampi
Lorenzo Rovelli and K. Ravindranathan Thampi (2014) 'Chapter 1: Solar water splitting using semiconductor systems' In: Jacinto Sa (eds). Fuel production with heterogeneous catalysis. USA: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. Available Online  


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Books Edited

Professor Mohamed Al-Rubeai
Mohamed Al-Rubeai (Ed.). (2014) Animal Cell Culture. Dordrecht: Springer.  
Al-Rubeai M. and Naciri M (Ed.). (2013) Stem Cells and Cell Therapy. Dordrecht: Springer.  


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Peer Reviewed Journals

Professor Mohamed Al-Rubeai
Ghaleb R., Naciri M., Al-Majmaie R. Maki A., Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Enhancement of monoclonal antibody production in CHO cells by exposure to He-Ne laser radiation'. Cytotechnology, 66 :761-767.  
Kuystermans D., Avesh M., Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Online flow cytometry for monitoring apoptosis in mammalian cell cultures as an application for process analytical technology. Cytotechnology .  
Browne, S.M.a and Daud, H.a and Murphy, W.G.b c and Al-Rubeai, M.a (2014) 'Measuring dissolved oxygen to track erythroid differentiation of hematopoietic progenitor cells in culture'. Journal of Biotechnology, 187 :135-138. Available Online  
Edros R., McDonnell S., Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'The relationship between mTOR signalling pathway and recombinant antibody productivity in CHO cell lines'. BMC Biotechnology, 14 (15). Available Online  
Shirsat N., Avesh M., Whelan J., English N., Glennon B., Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Revisiting Verhulst and Monod models: analysis of batch and fed-batch culture'. Cytotechnology .  
Naciri M., Dowling D., Al-Rubeai M. (2014) 'Differential sensitivity of mammalian cell lines to non-thermal atmospheric plasma'. PLASMA PROCESSES AND POLYMERS, 11 :391-400.  
Tan F., Walshe P., Viani L., Al-Rubeai M. (2013) 'Surface biotechnology for refining cochlear implants'. Trends in Biotechnology, 31 :678-687. Available Online  
Kennedy E., Al-Majmaie R., Al-Rubeai M., et al. (2013) 'Quantifying nanoscale biochemical heterogeneity in human epithelial cancer cells using combined AFM-IR absorption nanoimaging'. Journal Of Biophotonics .  
Shirsat N., Avesh M., English N., Glennon B., Al-Rubeai M. (2013) 'Application of statistical techniques for elucidating flow cytometric data of batch and fed-batch cultures'. Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry, 60 :536-545.  
Kennedy E., Al-Majmaie R., Al-Rubeai M., Zerulla D., Rice J. H. (2013) 'Nanoscale infrared absorption imaging permits non-destructive intracellular photosensitizer localization for subcellular uptake analysis'. RSC Advances, 3 :13789-13795.  
Dr Owen Byrne
Mukund Ghavre, Owen Byrne, Lena Altes, Praveen K. Surolia, Marcel Spulak, Brid Quilty, K. Ravindranathan Thampi, Nicholas Gathergood (2014) 'Low toxicity functionalised imidazolium salts for task specific ionic liquid electrolytes in dye-sensitised solar cells: a step towards less hazardous energy production'. Green Chemistry (RSC journal), 16 :2252-2265. Available Online  
Owen Byrne, Aoife Coughlan, Praveen K. Surolia, K. Ravindranathan Thampi (2013) 'Succinonitrile-based solid-state electrolytes for dye-sensitised solar cells'. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications . Available Online  
Ke Meng, Praveen K. Surolia, Owen Byrne, K. Ravindranathan Thampi (2013) 'Ef?cient CdS quantum dot sensitized solar cells made using novel Cu2S counterel ectrode'. Journal of Power Sources, 248 :218-223. Available Online  
Professor Eoin Casey
Cerrone F, Duane G, Casey E, Davis R, Belton I, Kenny ST, Guzik MW, Woods T, Babu RP, O'Connor K. (2014) 'Fed-batch strategies using butyrate for high cell density cultivation of Pseudomonas putida and its use as a biocatalyst'. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 98 :9217-9228. Available Online  
Habimana, O, Semião, A.J.C., Casey, E (2014) 'Upon impact: the fate of adhering Pseudomonas fluorescens cells during Nanofiltration'. Environmental Science and Technology, 48 :9641-9650. Available Online  
Semião, A.J.C., Habimana, O, Casey, E (2014) 'Bacterial adhesion onto nanofiltration and reverse osmosis membranes: effect of permeate flux'. Water Research, 63 :296-305.  
Guzik MW, Narancic T, Ilic-Tomic T, Vojnovic S, Kenny ST, Casey WT, Duane GF, Casey E, Woods T, Babu RP, Nikodinovic-Runic J, O'Connor KE (2014) 'Identification and characterisation of an acyl-CoA dehydrogenase from Pseudomonas putida KT2440 that shows preference towards medium to long chain fatty acids'. Microbiology .  
Safari, A, Habimana, O, Allen, A, Casey, E (2014) 'The significance of calcium ions on Pseudomonas fluorescens biofilms: a structural, and mechanical study'. Biofouling, 30 :859-869.  
Winn, M; Habimana, O; Casey, E; Murphy, C (2014) 'Characterisitics of Streptomyces griseus biofilms in continuous flow tubular reactors'. FEMS MICROBIOL LETT, 352 :157-164.  
Habimana, O, Semião, A.J.C., and Casey, E (2014) 'The role of cell-surface interactions in bacterial initial adhesion and consequent biofilm formation on nanofiltration/reverse osmosis membranes'. Journal of Membrane Science, 454 :82-96.  
Ö Hanay, E Ta?kan, B Y?ld?z, H Hasar, E Casey (2014) 'Gas/substrate fluxes and microbial community in phenol biodegradation using an O2?based membrane biofilm reactor'. CLEAN - Soil, Air, Water, 42 :36-42.  
Guzik MW, Kenny ST, Duane GF, Casey E, Woods T, Babu RP, Nikodinovic-Runic J, Murray M, O'Connor KE (2014) 'Conversion of post consumer polyethylene to the biodegradable polymer polyhydroxyalkanoate'. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 98 :4223-4232. Available Online  
Davis R, Kataria R, Cerrone F, Woods T, Kenny S, O'Donovan A, Guzik M, Shaikh H, Duane G, Gupta VK, Tuohy MG, Padamatti RB, Casey E, O'Connor KE (2013) 'Conversion of grass biomass into fermentable sugars and its utilization for medium chain length polyhydroxyalkanoate (mcl-PHA) production by Pseudomonas strains'. Bioresource Technology, 150C :202-209.  
Cerrone F, Choudhari SK, Davis R, Cysneiros D, O'Flaherty V, Duane G, Casey E, Guzik MW, Kenny ST, Babu RP, O'Connor K (2013) 'Medium chain length polyhydroxyalkanoate (mcl-PHA) production from volatile fatty acids derived from the anaerobic digestion of grass'. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 98 :611-620.  
Professor Denis Dowling
S. Sheehan, K. R. Thampi, D. P. Dowling (2014) 'Influence of microwave plasma pre-treatments of TiO2 electrodes on dye-sensitized solar cell efficiencies'. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 725 :12-18.  
J. Mohan, A. Ramamoorthy, A. Ivankovic, D. Dowling, N. Murphy (2014) 'Effect of an atmospheric pressure plasma treatment on the mode I fracture toughness of a co-cured composite joint'. The Journal of Adhesion, 90 (9):733-754.  
M. Naciri, D. P. Dowling and M. Al-Rubeai (2014) 'Differential sensitivity of mammalian cell lines to non-thermal atmospheric plasma'. PLASMA PROCESSES AND POLYMERS, 11 (4):391-400.  
C . Contini, R. Álvarez, M. O'Sullivan, D. P. Dowling, S. Gargan and F. J. Monahan (2014) 'Effect of an active packaging with Citrus extract on lipid oxidation and sensory quality of cooked turkey meat'. Meat Science, 96 (3):1171-1176.  
M. Awais, E. Gibson, J. G. Vos, D. P. Dowling, A. Hagfeldt, D. Dini (2014) 'Fabrication of efficient NiO photocathodes prepared via RDS with novel routes of substrate processing for p-type dye-sensitized solar cells'. ChemElectroChem, 1 (2):384-391.  
M. Lubwama, B. Corcoran, K. V. Rajani, C. S. Wong, J. B. Kirabira, A. Sebbit, K. A. McDonnell, D. P. Dowling, K. Sayerse (2014) 'Flexibility and frictional behaviour of DLC and Si-DLC films deposited on nitrile rubber'. Surface and Coatings Technology, 239 :84-94.  
V. Novelli, S. Sheehan, D. P. Dowling and D. Dini (2014) 'Probing the redox states at the surface of electroactive nanoporous NiO thin films'. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6 (1):143-152.  
V. Milosavljevic, M. Donegan, P. J. Cullen and D. P. Dowling (2014) 'Diagnostics of an O2¿He rf atmospheric plasma discharge by spectral emission'. Journal of the Japanese Physical Society, 83 (1):014501-014508.  
Muhammad M. Iqbal, Charlie P. Stallard, Denis P. Dowling, Miles M. Turner (2014) 'Three Dimensional Coupled Fluid-Droplet Model For Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas'. PLASMA PROCESSES AND POLYMERS .  
M. Donegan and D. P. Dowling (2013) 'Protein adhesion on water stable atmospheric plasma deposited acrylic acid coatings'. Surface and Coatings Technology .  
D. P. Dowling (2013) 'Impact of a university spin-in company on academic research'. International Journal of Engineering Education, 29 (6):1-6.  
C. Contini, S. Valzacchi, M. O'Sullivan, C. Simoneau, D. P. Dowling and F. Monahan (2013) 'Overall migration and kinetics of release of antioxidant compounds from citrus extract ¿ based active packaging'. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 61 (49):12155-12163.  
M. Lubwama , B. Corcoran, K. V. Rajani, C. S. Wong, J. B. Kirabira, A. Sebbit, K. A. McDonnell, D. P. Dowling, K. Sayers (2013) 'Raman analysis of DLC and Si-DLC films deposited on nitrile rubber'. Surface and Coatings Technology, 232 :521-527.  
C. Contini, M. G. Katsikogianni, F. T. O'Neill, M. O'Sullivan, F. Boland, D. P. Dowling, F. Monahan (2013) 'Storage stability of an antioxidant active packaging coated with Citrus extract following a plasma jet pre-treatment'. Food and Bioprocess Technology, 7 (8):2228-2240.  
Dr Niall English
R. Long, N.J. English and O.V. Prezhdo (2014) 'Minimizing Electron-Hole Recombination on TiO2 Sensitized with PbSe Quantum Dots: Time-Domain Ab Initio Analysis'. Journal Of Physical Chemistry Letters .  
S. Bandaru, N.J. English and J.M.D. MacElroy (2014) 'Density func tional theory calculations of catalytic mechanistic pathways for the formation of O2 involving Triazolylidene Iridium Complexes'. New Journal of Chemistry .  
K.A. McDonnell, V.J. Law, N.J. English, P. Dobbyn and D.P. Dowling (2014) 'Process Control of Particle Deposit ion Systems Using an Acoustic and Electrical Control method'. Advanced Powder Technology .  
N.J. English, M. Lauricella and S. Meloni (2014) 'Massively - parallel molecular dynamics simulation of clathrate hydrate precursors at planar water - methane interf aces: insights into heterogeneous nucleation'. The Journal of Chemical Physics .  
S. Bandaru, N.J. English, A.D. Phillips and J.M.D. MacElroy (2014) 'Towards the design of novel boron- and nitrogen-substituted ammonia-borane and bifunctional arene ruthenium catalysts for hydrogen storage'. Journal of Computational Chemistry .  
N.J. English, M. Rahman, N. Wadnerkar, and J.M.D. MacElroy (2014) 'Photo-active and Dynamical Properties of Hematite (Fe2O3)-Water Interfaces: An Experimental and Theoretical Study'. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics .  
N. Shirsat, A. Mohd, J. Whelan, N.J. English, B. Glennon and M. Al-Rubeai (2014) 'Revisiting Verhulst and Monod models: Analysis of batch and fed-batch cultures'. Cytotechnology .  
N.J. English, M.M. El-Hendawy, D.A. Mooney and J.M.D. MacElroy (2014) 'Perspectives on Atmospheric CO2 Fixation in Inorganic and Biomimetic Structures'. Coordination Chemistry Reviews .  
S. Bandaru, N.J. English and J.M.D. MacElroy (2014) 'Implicit and explicit solvent models for modelling a bifunctional arene ruthenium hydrogen-storage catalyst: a classical and ab initio molecular simulation study'. Journal of Computational Chemistry .  
M. Rahman, N. Wadnerkar, N.J. English, and J.M.D. MacElroy (2014) 'The influence of Ti and Si doping on the structure, morphology and photo-response properties of α-Fe2O3 for efficient water splitting: experiment and first-principle calculations'. Chemical Physics Letters .  
R. Reale, N.J. English, P. Marracino, M. Liberti and F. Apollonio (2014) 'Dipolar Response and Hydrogen-Bond Kinetics in Liquid Water in Square-Wave Time-Varying Electric Fields'. Molecular Physics .  
R. Long, N.J. English, O.V. Prezhdo (2013) 'Defects are Needed for Fast Photo-Induced Electron Transfer from a Nanocrystal to a Molecule: Time-Domain Ab Initio Analysis'. Journal of the American Chemical Society .  
R. Reale, N.J. English, J.-A. Garate, P. Marracino, M. Liberti and F. Apollonio (2013) 'Human Aquaporin 4 Gating Dynamics Under and After Nanosecond-Scale Static and Alternating Electric-Field Impulses: A Molecular Dynamics Study of Field Effects and Relaxation'. The Journal of Chemical Physics .  
N. Shirsat, A. Mohd, N.J. English, B. Glennon and M. Al-Rubeai (2013) 'Application of statistical techniques for elucidating cytometric data of batch and fed-batch cultures'. Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry .  
N.J. English and E.T. Clarke (2013) 'Molecular Dynamics Study of CO2 Hydrate Dissociation: Fluctuation-Dissipation and Non-Equilibrium Analysis'. The Journal of chemical physics .  
Professor Brian Glennon
G. Hou, G. Power, M. Barrett, B. Glennon, G. Morris & Y. Zhao (2014) 'Development and characterization of a single stage MSMPR crystallization process with a novel transfer unit'. Crystal Growth & Design, 14 (4):1782-1793.  
W. Su, H. Hao, B. Glennon & M. Barrett (2013) 'Spontaneous Polymorphic Nucleation of d-Mannitol in Aqueous Solution Monitored with Raman Spectroscopy and FBRM'. Crystal Growth & Design, 13 (12):5179-5187.  
S. Ferguson, G. Morris, H. Hao, M. Barrett & B. Glennon (2013) 'Characterization of the anti-solvent batch, plug flow and MSMPR crystallization of benzoic acid'. Chemical Engineering Science, 104 :44-54.  
Dr Ioscani Jimenez Del Val
Yuzhou Fan, Ioscani Jimenez Del Val, Christian Müller, Jette Wagtberg Sen, SørenKofoed Rasmussen, Cleo Kontoravdi, Dietmar Weilguny, Mikael Rørdam Andersen (2014) 'Amino acid and glucose metabolism in fed-batch CHO cell culture affects antibody production and glycosylation'. Biotechnology and Bioengineering . Available Online  
Efti Todri, Andrew N Amenaghawon, Ioscani Jimenez del Val, David J Leak, Cleo Kontoravdi, Sergei Kucherenko, Nilay Shah (2014) 'Global sensitivity analysis and meta-modeling of an ethanol production process'. Chemical Engineering Science, 114 :114-127. Available Online  
Philip M Jedrzejewski, Ioscani Jimenez del Val, Antony Constantinou, Anne Dell, Stuart M Haslam, Karen M Polizzi, Cleo Kontoravdi (2014) 'Towards Controlling the Glycoform: A Model Framework Linking Extracellular Metabolites to Antibody Glycosylation'. International journal of molecular sciences, 15 (3):4492-4522. Available Online  
Ioscani Jimenez del Val, Sarantos Kyriakopoulos, Karen M Polizzi, Cleo Kontoravdi (2013) 'An optimized method for extraction and quantification of nucleotides and nucleotide sugars from mammalian cells'. Analytical Biochemistry, 443 (2):172-180. Available Online  
Kate E Royle, Ioscani Jimenez del Val, Cleo Kontoravdi (2013) 'Integration of models and experimentation to optimise the production of potential biotherapeutics'. Drug Discovery Today, 18 (23-24):1250-1255. Available Online  
Dr Run Long
Run Long et al. (2014) 'Minimizing Electron-Hole Recombination on TiO2 Sensitized with PbSe Quantum Dots: Time-Domain Ab Initio Analysis'. Journal Of Physical Chemistry Letters, 5 :2941-2946.  
Alexey Akimov, Run Long et al. (2014) 'Coherence penalty functional: A simple method for adding decoherence in Ehrenfest dynamics'. The Journal of chemical physics, 140 .  
Run Long et al. (2014) 'Charge separation across P3HT/Carbon Nanotube Interface: First-Principles Calculations of Electronic Structures'. Chemical Physics Letters, 597 :45-50.  
Run Long et al. (2014) 'Asymmetry in Electron and Hole Transfer at a Polymer-Carbon Nanotube Heterojunction'. Nano Letters, 14 :3335-3341.  
De Nyago Tafen, Run Long et al. (2014) 'TiO2 dimensionality determines the mechanism of photoinduced electron injection from a CdSe nanoparticle'. Nano Letters, 14 :1970-1976.  
Run Long et al. (2014) 'Instantaneous Generation of Charge-Separated State on TiO2 Surface Sensitized with Plasmonic Nanoparticles'. Journal of the American Chemistry Society, 136 :4343-4354.  
Run Long et al. (2013) 'Defects Are Needed for Fast Photo-Induced Electron Transfer from a Nanocrystal to a Molecule: Time-Domain Ab Initio Analysis'. Journal of the American Chemistry Society, 135 :18892-18900.  
Professor Donal MacElroy
English, N.J., Rahman, M., Wadnerkar, N., and MacElroy, J.M.D. (2014) 'Photo-active and Dynamical Properties of Hematite (Fe2O3)-Water Interfaces: An Experimental and Theoretical Study'. Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP .  
Bandaru, S., English, N.J., and MacElroy, J.M.D. (2014) 'Theoretical studies of separation of cis-trans isomers using dinuclear (Cu2+- and Zn2+-based) cryptates'. Journal of Molecular Modeling .  
English, N.J., El-Hendawy, M.M., Mooney, D.A., and MacElroy, J.M.D. (2014) 'Perspectives on Atmospheric CO2 Fixation in Inorganic and Biomimetic Structures'. Coordination Chemistry Reviews .  
Bandaru, S., English, N.J., Phillips, A., and MacElroy, J.M.D. (2014) 'Towards the design of novel boron- and nitrogen-substituted ammonia-borane and bifunctional arene ruthenium catalysts for hydrogen storage'. Journal of Computational Chemistry .  
Bandaru, S., English, N.J., and MacElroy, J.M.D. (2014) 'Implicit and explicit solvent models for modelling a bifunctional arene ruthenium hydrogen-storage catalyst: a classical and ab initio molecular simulation study'. Journal of Computational Chemistry .  
Sullivan, J.A., Thampi, K.R., Neville, E.M., Ziegler, J., MacElroy, J.M.D. (2014) 'Serendipity following attempts to prepare C-doped rutile TiO2'. Applied Catalysis A: General .  
Rahman, M., Wadnerkar, N., English, N.J., and MacElroy, J.M.D (2014) 'The influence of Ti- and Si-doping on the structure, morphology and photo-response properties of a-Fe2O3 for efficient water-splitting: insights from experiment and first-principles calculations'. Chemical Physics Letters .  
E.M. Neville, J.M.D. MacElroy, K.R. Thampi, J.A. Sullivan (2013) 'Visible light active C-doped titanate nanotubes prepared via alkaline hydrothermal treatment of C-doped nanoparticulate TiO2: Photo-electrochemical and photocatalytic properties'. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A-Chemistry .  
Dr Susan McDonnell
Raihana Edros, Susan McDonnell and Mohamed Al-Rubeai (2014) 'The relationship between mTOR signalling pathway and recombinant antibody productivity in CHO cell lines'. BMC Biotechnology, 14 (15).  
Dr Damian Mooney
Niall J. English, Morad M. El-Hendawy, Damian A. Mooney, J.M.D. MacElroy (2014) 'Perspectives on atmospheric CO2 fixation in inorganic and biomimetic structures'. Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 269 :85-95.  
Dr Praveen Surolia
Thampi, K. R., Byrne, O., Surolia, P. K. (2014) 'Renewable energy technologies and its adaptation in an urban environment'. Optoelectronic Materials and Thin Films (Omtat 2013), 1576 :3-18. Available Online  
Meng, K., Surolia, P. K., Byrne, O., Thampi, K. R. (2014) 'Efficient CdS quantum dot sensitized solar cells made using novel Cu2S counter electrode'. Journal of Power Sources, 248 :218-223. Available Online  
Professor Ravindranathan Thampi
O. Byrne, P.K. Surolia, P. Ryan, S. Li, D. Marvin and K.R. Thampi (2014) 'Comparison of alternative photovoltaic technologies (dye-sensitised, amorphous- and spherical silicon) with respect to their angular and thermal performance for building integrated applications'. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications .  
Ghavre, M., Byrne, O., Altes, L., Surolia, P. K., Spulak, M., Quilty, B., Thampi, K. R., Gathergood, N. (2014) 'Low toxicity functionalised imidazolium salts for task specific ionic liquid electrolytes in dye-sensitised solar cells: a step towards less hazardous energy production'. Green Chemistry, 16 (4):2252-2265. Available Online  
Byrne, Owen, Ahmad, Iftikhar, Surolia, Praveen K., Gun'ko, Yurii K., Thampi, K. Ravindranathan (2014) 'The optimisation of dye sensitised solar cell working electrodes for graphene and SWCNTs containing quasi-solid state electrolytes'. Solar Energy, 110 (0):239-246. Available Online  
O. Byrne; I. Ahmad; P. K. Surolia; Y.K. Gun'ko; K.R. Thampi* (2014) 'The optimisation of dye sensitised solar cell working electrodes for graphene and SWCNTs containing quasi-solid state electrolytes'. Solar Energy, 110 :239-246.  
S. Sheehan, K.Ravindranathan Thampi and D.P. Dowling (2014) 'Influence of Microwave plasma pre-treatments of TiO2 electrodes on dye sensitized solar cell efficiencies'. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry .  
Meng, K., Surolia, P. K., Thampi, K. R. (2014) 'BaTiO3 photoelectrodes for CdS quantum dot sensitized solar cells'. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 (26):10231-10238. Available Online  
K. Ravindranathan Thampi, Owen Byrne and P. K. Surolia (2014) 'Renewable energy technologies and its adaptation in an urban environment'. American Institute of Physics Proceedings, 1576 :3-18. Available Online  
K. Meng, P. Surolia, O. Byrne and K.R. Thampi (2014) 'Efficient Quantum dot-CdS Sensitized Solar Cells Made Using Novel Cu2S Counter Electrodes'. Journal of Power Sources, 248 :218-223.  
Praveen K. Surolia, Owen Byrne and K. Ravindranathan Thampi (2014) 'Perovskite Charge Mediators for Sensitized Solar Cells Operating with an Oxide Ion Conduction Mechanism'. Angewandte Chemie International Edition .  
Ke Meng, Praveen K. Surolia and K. Ravindranathan Thampi (2014) 'BaTiO3 Photoelectrodes for CdS Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells'. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2 :10231-10238.  
J.A. Sullivan, E.M. Neville, R. Herron, K.R. Thampi, J.M.D.MacElroy (2014) 'Routes to visible light active C-doped TiO2 photocatalysts using carbon atoms from the Ti precursors'. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A-Chemistry, 289 :60-65.  
O. Byrne, A. Coughlan, P.K. Surolia and K.R. Thampi (2014) 'Succinonitrile based solid state electrolytes for dye sensitised solar cells'. Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications .  
E. M. Neville, J. Ziegler, J.M. D. MacElroy, K. Ravindranathan Thampi*, J.A. Sullivan (2014) 'Serendipity following attempts to prepare C-doped rutile TiO2'. Applied Catalysis A: General, 470 :434-441. Available Online  
Elaine M. Neville, J. M. Don MacElroy, K. Ravindranathan Thampi and James A. Sullivan (2013) 'Visible light active C-doped titanate nanotubes prepared via alkaline hydrothermal treatment of C-doped nanoparticulate TiO2: Photo-electrochemical and photocatalytic properties'. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A-Chemistry, 267 :17-24.  


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Other Journals

Professor Mohamed Al-Rubeai
Al-Rubeai M. and Kuystermans D. (2013) 'Valuing the future: Recent advances and future directions in cell line development' Pharmaceutical Bioprocessing, :243-247.  


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Conference Publications

Professor Mohamed Al-Rubeai
Al-Majmaie R., Alattar N., Kennedy E., Al-Rubeai M., Rice J., Zerulla D. (2013) Raman spectroscopy for intracellular localisation of meso-tetraphenylporphyrin-gold nanoparticles conjugates SPIE 8815, Nanoimaging and Nanospectroscopy,  
Professor Eoin Casey
O. Habimana, R. Heffernan, A.J.C. Semião, A. Safari and E. Casey (2014) Trapped in the matrix: the impact of Natural Organic Matter fouling on bacterial adhesion under full-scale Nanofiltration processes Biofilms 6, Vienna, Austria,  
Eoin Syron, Pete Vale & Eoin Casey (2014) Where Did The Bubbles Go? How To Reduce The Energy Requirements For Municipal Wastewater Treatment International Water Association Leading Edge Technology Conference 2014, Abu Dhabi, UAE,  
Allen, A. Semião, AJC, Habimana,O, Casey, E (2013) influence of surface microtopography of nanofiltration and reverse osmosis membranes on bacterial adhesion Engineering With Membranes, (EWM2013), Saint Pierre d'Oléron, France, Saint Pierre d'Oléron, France,  
Dr Niall English
N.J. English (2014) Overview of molecular simulation at UCD Irish Atomistic Simulators Meeting, Queens' University, Belfast,  
N.J. English (2013) Acceleration and scaling of molecular dynamics on specialist and mass ively - parallel hardware platforms Irish/Dell HPC Meeting, Dunsink Observatory, Dublin,  
N. Wadnerkar and N.J. English (2013) Hybrid DFT approach for prediction of band gaps in metal oxides DFT 2013 (9-13 Sep 2013, Durham Univ.),  
Dr Ioscani Jimenez Del Val
Ioscani Jiménez del Val, Antony Constantinou, Anne Dell, Stuart Haslam, Karen M Polizzi, Cleo Kontoravdi (2013) A quantitative and mechanistic model for monoclonal antibody glycosylation as a function of nutrient availability during cell culture 23rd ESACT Meeting, Available Online  
Professor Donal MacElroy
Tsalaporta, E., MacElroy, J.M.D. (2014) Experimental and modelling studies of CO2 capture via Pressure/Vacuum Swing adsorption for different experimental conditions and adsorbents Environ 2014,  


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Published Reports

Professor Mohamed Al-Rubeai
Al-Rubeai, M. (2014) Quality Assurance of Iraqi Engineering Colleges. Part 2. UNESCO, Iraq.  


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Other Publications

Professor Mohamed Al-Rubeai
Al-Rubeai, M. (2014) Quality Assurance is a Self-Reflective Process. Workshops.  
Al-Rubeai, M. (2013) 3rd Workshop on Quality Assurance in Higher Education, Amman. Workshops.  
Al-Rubeai, M. (2013) Towards a Quality Assurance system for Iraqi Universities. Invited Seminars.  
Al-Rubeai, M. (2013) Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Iraqi Universities. Workshops.  
Al-Rubeai, M. (2013) Challenges facing Al-Qasim University to achieve international status. Workshops.  


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