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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

(1) Plasma assisted synthesis of functional nanomaterials (2) Aircraft materials manufacturing There is no studentship at the moment, however self-funded students will be considered.

20042020

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Research Output

2020

A Fast UV-Curable PU-PAAm Hydrogel with Mechanical Flexibility and Self-Adhesion for Wound Healing

Hou, Y., Jiang, N., Sun, D., Wang, Y., Chen, X., Zhu, S. & Zhang, L., 29 Jan 2020, In : RSC Advances. 10, 9, p. 4907-4915

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
25 Downloads (Pure)

Atmospheric pressure microplasma for antibacterial silver nanoparticle/chitosan nanocomposites with tailored properties

Sun, D., Turner, J., Jiang, N., Zhu, S., Zhang, L., Falzon, B., McCoy, C., Maguire, P., Mariotti, D. & Sun, D., 20 Jan 2020, In : Composites Science and Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling and experimental validation on drilling delamination of aramid fiber reinforced plastic composites

Liu, S., Tao, Y., Liu, C., Jin, Y., Sun, D. & Shen, Y., 10 Jan 2020, In : Composite Structures.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multifunctional load-bearing hybrid hydrogel with combined drug release and photothermal conversion functions

Jiang, Y., Yang, Y., Zheng, X., Yi, Y., Chen, X., Li, Y., Sun, D. & Zhang, L., 21 Feb 2020, In : NPG Asia Materials.

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The analysis of dissolved inorganic carbon in liquid using a microfluidic conductivity sensor with membrane separation of CO2

Tweedie, M., Sun, D., Gajula, D. R., Ward, B. & Maguire, P., 25 Apr 2020, In : Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. 24, 37

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Uniaxially Stretched Polyethylene/Boron Nitride Nanocomposite Films with Metal-like Thermal Conductivity

Sun, D., Zhang, R., Huang, Z., Huang, Z., Zhong, M., Zang, D., Ai, L., Lin, X., Millar, B., Garrett, G., Menary, G., Turner, J., Ji, D., Song, L., Zhang, Q. & Zhang, J., 12 May 2020, In : Composites Science and Technology.

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2019

Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Synthesized Gold Nanoparticle/Carbon Nanotube Hybrids for Photo-thermal Conversion

Sun, D., McLaughlan, J. R., Zhang, L., Falzon, B., Mariotti, D., Maguire, P. & Sun, D., 02 Apr 2019, In : Langmuir. 35, 13, p. 4577-4588 12 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Cooling Process of Reverse Air Suctioning for Damage Suppression in Drilling CFRP Composites

Fu, R., Jia, Z., Wang, F., Jin, Y., Sun, D., Cheng, D. & Yang, L., 30 Dec 2019, In : Procedia CIRP. 85, p. 147-152

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DC atmospheric pressure microplasma for the synthesis of gold nanoparticle/graphene oxide nanocomposites

Sun, D., Tang, M., Zhang, L., Falzon, B., Babu, D., Mariotti, D., Maguire, P., Chen, M. & Sun, D., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Detection and plasma assisted degradation of dye on reusable gold coated tungsten nanofuzz array surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrate

Liu, D., Liu, L., Ji, L., Qi, Z., Xia, Y., Song, Y., Dong, D., Li, Z., Liu, R., Liu, B., Sun, D. & Liu, D., 01 Mar 2019, In : Applied Surface Science. 469, p. 262-268 7 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Exploring the mechanism behind improved osteointegration of phosphorylated titanium implants with hierarchically structured topography

Jiang, N., Guo, Z., Sun, D., Ay, B., Li, Y., Yang, Y., Tan, P., Zhang, L. & Zhu, S., 01 Dec 2019, In : COLLOIDS AND SURFACES B-BIOINTERFACES. 184, 9 p., 110520.

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Long-term hydrolytically stable bond formation for future membrane-based deep ocean microfluidic chemical sensors

Tweedie, M., Sun, D., Ward, B. & Maguire, P. D., 2019, In : Lab on a Chip. 19, 7, p. 1287-1295 9 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Microplasma assisted synthesis of gold nanoparticle/graphene oxide nanocomposites and their potential application in SERS sensing

Sun, D., Tang, M., Zhang, L., Falzon, B. G., Padmanaban, D. B., Mariotti, D., Maguire, P., Xu, H., Chen, M. & Sun, D., 2019, In : Nanotechnology. 30, 11 p., 455603.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Microplasma synthesized silver nanoparticle/chitosan nanocomposite for antimicrobial applications

Sun, D., Tunner, J., Zhang, L., McCoy, C., Falzon, B., Maguire, P., Mariotti, D. & Sun, D., 2019.

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Nanoscale Hybrid Coating Enables Multifunctional Tissue Scaffold for Potential Multimodal Therapeutic Applications

Guo, Z., Jiang, N., Moore, J., McCoy, C., Ziminska, M., Rafferty, C., Sarri, G., Hamilton, A., Li, Y., Zhang, L., Zhu, S. & Sun, D., 19 Jun 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces.

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Super tough graphene oxide reinforced polyetheretherketone for potential hard tissue repair applications

He, M., Guo, Z., Qiu, X., Yang, Y., Su, C., Li, Y., Li, Y., Sun, D. & Zhang, L., 12 Apr 2019, In : Composites Science and Technology. 174, p. 194-201

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Thermoresponsive nanocomposites incorporating microplasma synthesized magnetic nanoparticles - synthesis and potential applications

Nolan, H., Sun, D., Falzon, B., Maguire, P., Mariotti, D. & Sun, D., Feb 2019, In : Plasma Processes and Polymers.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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2018
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Amino-functionalized multi-layer core-shell mesoporous organosilica nanospheres for Cr(VI) removal

Lai, X., Sun, D., Hou, Y., Zuo, Y., Li, Y. & Zhang, L., 21 Sep 2018, In : Advanced Materials Interfaces. 5, 18, 32 p., 1800630.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Au nanoparticle/ CNT hybrid structures as potential photothermal therapeutic agents – a plasma synthesis approach

Sun, D., Falzon, B., Mariotti, D., Maguire, P. & Sun, D., 2018.

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Bringing multi-functionality to tissue scaffolds through deposition of hybrid coating

Ziminska, M., Moore, J., Hamilton, A. D., McCoy, C. & Sun, D., Jun 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Crystallization of Poly(L-lactide) in a Confined Space between Polycarbonate Layers

Zhang, R. C., Huang, Z., Sun, D., Lu, A., Zhong, M., Fang, Z., Ji, D., Xiong, G. & Wan, Y., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Polymer Materials. 35, 2, p. 171-179 9 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Drill-exit temperature characteristics in drilling of UD and MD CFRP composites based on infrared thermography

Fu, R., Jia, Z., Wang, F., Jin, Y., Sun, D., Yang, L. & Cheng, D., Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture. 135, p. 24-37 14 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)
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Dual Physically Cross-Linked κ Carrageenan-Based Double Network Hydrogels with Superior Self-Healing Performance for Biomedical Application

Deng, Y., Huang, M., Sun, D., Hou, Y., Li, Y., Dong, T., Wang, X., Zhang, L. & Yang, W., 08 Oct 2018, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces.

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27 Citations (Scopus)
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Hole-making processes and their impacts on the microstructure and fatigue response of aircraft alloys

Sun, D., Lemoine, P., Keys, D., Doyle, P., Malinov, S., Zhao, Q., Qin, X. & Jin, Y., Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 94, 5-8, p. 1719-1726 8 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
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2 Citations (Scopus)

Metal Nanoparticle-Hydrogel nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications – an Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Synthesis Approach

Nolan, H., Sun, D., Falzon, B., Chakrabarti, S., Babu, D., Maguire, P., Mariotti, D., Yu, T., Jones, D., Andrews, G. & Sun, D., 09 Oct 2018, In : Plasma Processes and Polymers. 15, 11, 10 p., 1800112.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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Modelling of cutting forces and researching calibration method in helical milling

Shang, S., Qin, X. D., Li, J. H., Li, S. P., Li, H., Huang, T., Jin, Y. & Sun, D., Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 94, 5-8, p. 2949-2960 12 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Multi-functional porous scaffold with LBL assembled chitosan/graphene oxide nanocoating

Guo, Z., Ziminska, M., Hamilton, A. D., McCoy, C. & Sun, D., 2018.

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Promoting Osseointegration of Ti Implants through Micro/Nanoscaled Hierarchical Ti Phosphate/Ti Oxide Hybrid Coating

Jiang, N., Guo, Z., Sun, D., Li, Y., Yang, Y., Chen, C., Zhang, L. & Zhu, S., 06 Jul 2018, In : ACS Nano. 12, 8, p. 1-9

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Review on Structure-Based Errors of Parallel Kinematic Machines in Comparison with Traditional NC Machines

Fu, R., Jin, Y., Yang, L., Sun, D., Murphy, A. & Higgins, C., 22 Sep 2018, Recent Advances in Intelligent Manufacturing: Communications in Computer and Information Science. Wang, S., Price, M., Lim, M. K., Jin, Y., Luo, Y. & Chen, R. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, Vol. 923. p. 249-256 (Communications in Computer and Information Science ).

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2017

An energy based force prediction method for UD-CFRP orthogonal machining

Li, H., Qin, X., He, G., Price, M. A., Sun, D. & Jin, Y., 01 Jan 2017, In : Composite Structures. 159, p. 34-43 10 p.

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CHARACTERIZING BIAXIALLY STRETCHED POLYPROPYLENE/GRAPHENE NANOPLATELET COMPOSITES

Mayoral, B., Harkin-Jones, E., Khanam, N., AlMaadeed, M., Ouederni, M., Hamilton, A. & Sun, D., 2017.

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Chitosan/Graphene Oxide Nanocoating on Porous Scaffold for Multi-functional Biomedical Applications

Guo, Z., Ziminska, M., Hamilton, A. D., Sun, D., Sun, D. & McCoy, C., 2017.

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Dispersion of low dimensional materials through atmospheric pressure plasma-water interaction

Sun, D., Guo, Z., Sun, D., Luo, Y., Montero, M-M., McGlynn, R., Falzon, B., Mariotti, D. & Maguire, P., 2017.

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Effect of plasma-water interaction on the surface function of multi-wall carbon nanotubes

Sun, D., Sun, D., Falzon, B., Guo, Z., McGlynn, R., Macias-Montero, M., Tweedie, M., Mariotti, D. & Maguire, P., 2017.

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Equilibrium Melting Temperature of Polymorphic Poly(L-lactide) and Its Supercooling Dependence on Growth Kinetics

Zhang, R., Sun, D., Ai, L., Zhong, M., Xiong, G. & Wan, Y., 16 Nov 2017, In : Polymers. 9, 11, 625.

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Gold nanoparticle-polymer nanocomposites synthesized by room temperature atmospheric pressure plasma and their potential for fuel cell electrocatalytic application

Zhang, R., Sun, D., Zhang, R., Lin, W., Macias-Montero, M., Patel, J., Askari, S., McDonald, C., Mariotti, D. & Maguire, P., 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 46682 .

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Magnetic Nanoparticle/Hydrogel Composites for Multifunctional Biomedical Applications

Sun, D., Nolan, H., Maguire, P., Mariotti, D. & Falzon, B., 2017.

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2016

Daunorubicin and gambogic acid co-loaded cysteamine-CdTe quantum dots minimizing the multidrug resistance of lymphoma in vitro and in vivo

Zhou, Y., Wang, R., Chen, B., Sun, D., Hu, Y. & Xu, P., 18 Oct 2016, In : International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2016, 11, p. 5429-5442 14 p.

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Effect of GNPs addition and Uniaxial/Biaxial drawing on PA6/GNPs and PP/GNPs composites

Mayoral, B., Sun, D., Hamilton, A., Harkin-Jones, E., Khanam, N., Ali S A Al-Maadeed, M. & Ouederni, M., Mar 2016.

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Effect of two types of graphene nanoplatelets on the physico–mechanical properties of linear low–density polyethylene composites

Khanam, P. N., AlMaadeed, M. A., Ouederni, M., Mayoral, B., Hamilton, A. & Sun, D., 06 Oct 2016, In : Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer & Composites Science. 2, 2, p. 67-73 7 p.

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Hole-making Process and Its impacts on the Fatigue Response of Ti -6Al-4V Aircraft Alloy

Sun, D., Keys, D., Jin, Y., Malinov, S., Zhao, Q. & Qin, X., 2016, In : Procedia CIRP. 56, p. 289-292

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Investigation of chip formation and fracture toughness in orthogonal cutting of UD-CFRP

Li, H., Qin, X., He, G., Jin, Y., Sun, D. & Price, M., Feb 2016, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 82, 5-8, p. 1079-1088 10 p.

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Melt processing and properties of linear low density polyethylene-graphene nanoplatelet composites

Khanam, P. N., AlMaadeed, M. A., Ouederni, M., Harkin-Jones, E., Mayoral, B., Hamilton, A. & Sun, D., Aug 2016, In : Vacuum. 130, p. 63-71 9 p.

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Microplasma Processed Ultrathin Boron Nitride Nanosheets for Polymer Nanocomposites with Enhanced Thermal Transport Performance

Zhang, R-C., Sun, D., Lu, A., Askari, S., Macias-Montero, M., Joseph, P., Dixon, D., Ostrikov, K. K., Maguire, P. & Mariotti, D., 06 May 2016, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 8, 21, p. 13567–13572

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Optimization and Prediction of Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Graphene/LLDPE Nanocomposites by Using Artificial Neural Networks

Khanam, P. N., AlMaadeed, M. A., AlMaadeed, S., Kunhoth, S., Ouederni, M., Sun, D., Hamilton, A., Harkin-Jones, E. & Mayoral, B., 01 May 2016, In : International Journal of Polymer Science. 2016, 15 p., 5340252.

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Plasma assisted synthesis of Au/PEDOT:PSS nanocomposites and it's electrocatalytic applications

Sun, D., Zhang, R., Patel, J., Askari, S., Macias Montero, M., McDonald, C., Mariotti, D. & Maguire, P., Mar 2016.

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2015

3D FEM simulation of helical milling hole process for titanium alloy Ti-6Al-4V

Ji, C., Li, Y., Qin, X., Zhao, Q., Sun, D. & Jin, Y., Dec 2015, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 81, 9, p. 1733-1742 10 p.

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