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1. N. Bayat, S. Sanjabi and Z. H. Barber, "Improvement of corrosion resistance of NiTi sputtered thin films by anodization", App. Surf. Sci. 257 (20), 8493-8499 (2011).

2. B. C. Bayer, S. Sanjabi, C. Baehtz, C. T. Wirth, S. Esconjauregui, R. S. Weatherup, Z. H. Barber, S. Hofmann and J. Robertson, "Carbon nanotube forest growth on NiTi shape memory alloy thin films for thermal actuation", Thin Sol. Films 519 (18), 6126-6129 (2011).

3. Z. X. Bi, E. Weal, H. M. Luo, A. P. Chen, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, Q. X. Jia and H. Y. Wang, "Microstructural and magnetic properties of (La(0.7)Sr(0.3)MnO(3))(0.7):(Mn(3)O(4))(0.3) nanocomposite thin films", J. Applied Physics 109 (5), 054302 (2011).

4. M. Blamire, "The real impact of impact", Physics World 24 (5), 16-17 (2011).

5. M. G. Blamire, A. Aziz and J. W. A. Robinson, "Nanopillar junctions", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society a-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences 369 (1948), 3198-3213 (2011).

6. A. P. Chen, Z. X. Bi, H. Hazariwala, X. H. Zhang, Q. Su, L. Chen, Q. X. Jia, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and H. Y. Wang, "Microstructure, magnetic, and low-field magnetotransport properties of self-assembled (La(0.7)Sr(0.3)MnO(3))(0.5):(CeO(2))(0.5) vertically aligned nanocomposite thin films", Nanotechnology 22 (31), 315712 (2011).

7. A. P. Chen, Z. X. Bi, C. F. Tsai, J. Lee, Q. Su, X. H. Zhang, Q. X. Jia, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and H. Y. Wang, "Tunable Low-Field Magnetoresistance in (La(0.7)Sr(0.3)MnO(3))(0.5):(ZnO)(0.5) Self-Assembled Vertically Aligned Nanocomposite Thin Films", Advanced Functional Materials 21 (13), 2423-2429 (2011).

8. S. K. Chen, K. Y. Tan, K. B. Tan, A. H. Shaari, A. Kursumovic and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Optimizing C Incorporation Into Magnesium Diboride", IEEE Trans. Appl. Supercon. 21 (3), 2627-2630 (2011).

9. E. M. Choi, S. Patnaik, E. Weal, S. L. Sahonta, G. Mecklenburg, H. Wang, Z. Bi, J. Xiong, M. G. Blamire, Q. X. Jia and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Strong room temperature magnetism in highly resistive strained thin films of BiFe(0.5)Mn(0.5)O(3) (vol 98, 012509, 2011)", Appl. Phys. Lett. 98 (13), 139903 (2011).

10. T. M. Correia, S. Kar-Narayan, J. S. Young, J. F. Scott, N. D. Mathur, R. W. Whatmore and Q. Zhang, "PST thin films for electrocaloric coolers", J. Phys. D-Appl. Phys. 44 (16), 165407 (2011).

11. R. B. Dinner, A. P. Robinson, S. C. Wimbush, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Depairing critical current achieved in superconducting thin films with through-thickness arrays of artificial pinning centers", Supercond. Science & Technology 24 (5), 055017 (2011).

12. G. Ercolano, M. Bianchetti, S. C. Wimbush, S. A. Harrington, H. Wang, J. H. Lee and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "State-of-the-art flux pinning in YBa(2)Cu(3)O(7-delta) by the creation of highly linear, segmented nanorods of Ba(2)(Y/Gd)(Nb/Ta)O(6) together with nanoparticles of (Y/Gd)(2)O(3) and (Y/Gd)Ba(2)Cu(4)O(8)", Supercond. Science & Technology 24 (9), 095012 (2011).

13. T. Fix, S. L. Sahonta, V. Garcia, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Structural and Dielectric Properties of SnTiO(3), a Putative Ferroelectric", Crystal Growth & Design 11 (5), 1422-1426 (2011).

14. T. Fix, F. Schoofs, Z. Bi, A. Chen, H. Wang, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Influence of SrTiO(3) substrate miscut angle on the transport properties of LaAlO(3)/SrTiO(3) interfaces", Appl. Phys. Lett. 99 (2), 022103 (2011).

15. A. Hakimi, M. G. Blamire, S. M. Heald, M. S. Alshammari, M. S. Alqahtani, D. S. Score, H. J. Blythe, A. M. Fox and G. A. Gehring, "Donor-band ferromagnetism in cobalt-doped indium oxide", Physical Review B 84 (8), 085201 (2011).

16. G. B. Halasz, M. G. Blamire and J. W. A. Robinson, "Magnetic-coupling-dependent spin-triplet supercurrents in helimagnet/ferromagnet Josephson junctions", Physical Review B 84 (2), 024517 (2011).

17. S. A. Harrington, J. Y. Zhai, S. Denev, V. Gopalan, H. Y. Wang, Z. X. Bi, S. A. T. Redfern, S. H. Baek, C. W. Bark, C. B. Eom, Q. X. Jia, M. E. Vickers and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Thick lead-free ferroelectric films with high Curie temperatures through nanocomposite-induced strain", Nature Nanotechnology 6 (8), 491-495 (2011).

18. B. S. Kang, L. Stan, I. O. Usov, J. K. Lee, T. A. Harriman, D. A. Lucca, R. F. DePaula, P. N. Arendt, M. Nastasi, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, B. H. Park and Q. Jia, "Strain Mismatch Induced Tilted Heteroepitaxial (000l) Hexagonal ZnO Films on (001) Cubic Substrates", Advanced Engineering Materials 13 (12), 1142-1145 (2011).

19. B. J. Kim, S. K. Hong, J. G. Kim, J. H. Kim, S. X. Dou, L. Dunlop, A. Kursumovic, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, H. G. Lee and G. W. Hong, "Deposition of YBCO Thin Film by Aerosol Assisted Spray Pyrolysis Using Nitrates", IEEE Trans. Appl. Supercon. 21 (3), 2937-2940 (2011).

20. J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and S. C. Wimbush, "Future Directions for Cuprate Conductors", IEEE Trans. Appl. Supercon. 21 (3), 2495-2500 (2011).

21. P. Martins, X. Moya, L. C. Phillips, S. Kar-Narayan, N. D. Mathur and S. Lanceros-Mendez, "Linear anhysteretic direct magnetoelectric effect in Ni(0.5)Zn(0.5)Fe(2)O(4)/poly(vinylidene fluoride-trifluoroethylene) 0-3 nanocomposites", J. Phys. D-Appl. Phys. 44 (48), 482001 (2011).

22. K. P. Musselman, T. Gershon, L. Schmidt-Mende and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Macroscopically uniform electrodeposited ZnO films on conducting glass by surface tension modification and consequent demonstration of significantly improved p-n heterojunctions", Electrochimica acta 56 (11), 3758-3763 (2011).

23. K. P. Musselman, A. Marin, A. Wisnet, C. Scheu, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and L. Schmidt-Mende, "A Novel Buffering Technique for Aqueous Processing of Zinc Oxide Nanostructures and Interfaces, and Corresponding Improvement of Electrodeposited ZnO-Cu(2)O Photovoltaics", Advanced Functional Materials 21 (3), 573-582 (2011).

24. J. W. A. Robinson, J. D. S. Witt and M. G. Blamire, "Response to comment on "Controlled injection of spin triplet supercurrents into a strong ferromagnet"", Sol. St. Commun. 151 (8), 653-654 (2011).

25. E. K. H. Salje, S. Crossley, S. Kar-Narayan, M. A. Carpenter and N. D. Mathur, "Improper ferroelectricity in lawsonite CaAl(2)Si(2)O(7)(OH)(2)center dot H(2)O: hysteresis and hydrogen ordering", J. Phys.-Condes. Matter 23 (22), 222202 (2011).

26. F. Schoofs, T. Fix, A. S. Kalabukhov, D. Winkler, Y. Boikov, I. Serenkov, V. Sakharov, T. Claeson, L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Optimized transport properties of LaAlO(3)/SrTiO(3) heterointerfaces by variation of pulsed laser fluence", J. Phys.-Condes. Matter 23 (30), 305002 (2011).

27. K. Senapati, M. G. Blamire and Z. H. Barber, "Spin-filter Josephson junctions", Nat. Mater. 10 (11), 849-852 (2011).

28. K. Senapati, T. Fix, M. E. Vickers, M. G. Blamire and Z. H. Barber, "Structural evolution and competing magnetic orders in polycrystalline GdN films", Physical Review B 83 (1), 014403 (2011).

29. S. Thian, J. Huang, Z. H. Barber, S. M. Best and W. Bonfield, "Surface modification of magnetron-sputtered hydroxyapatite thin films via silicon substitution for orthopaedic and dental applications", Surf. Coat. Technol. 205 (11), 3472-3477 (2011).

30. A. I. Tovstolytkin, V. V. Dzyublyuk, D. I. Podyalovskii, X. Moya, C. Israel, D. Sanchez, M. E. Vickers and N. D. Mathur, "Complex phase separation in La(0.6)Ca(0.4)MnO(3) films revealed by electron spin resonance", Physical Review B 83 (18), 184404 (2011).

31. I. T. M. Usman, K. A. Yates, J. D. Moore, K. Morrison, V. K. Pecharsky, K. A. Gschneidner, T. Verhagen, J. Aarts, V. I. Zverev, J. W. A. Robinson, J. D. S. Witt, M. G. Blamire and L. F. Cohen, "Evidence for spin mixing in holmium thin film and crystal samples", Physical Review B 83 (14), 144518 (2011).

32. S. Valencia, A. Crassous, L. Bocher, V. Garcia, X. Moya, R. O. Cherifi, C. Deranlot, K. Bouzehouane, S. Fusil, A. Zobelli, A. Gloter, N. D. Mathur, A. Gaupp, R. Abrudan, F. Radu, A. Barthelemy and M. Bibes, "Interface-induced room-temperature multiferroicity in BaTiO(3)", Nat. Mater. 10 (10), 753-758 (2011).

33. S. C. Wimbush, J. H. Durrell, M. G. Blamire and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Strong Flux Pinning by Magnetic Interlayers Compatible With YBa(2)Cu(3)O(7-delta)", IEEE Trans. Appl. Supercon. 21 (3), 3159-3161 (2011).

34. J. D. S. Witt, T. P. A. Hase, R. Fan, C. J. Kinane, T. R. Charlton, S. Langridge and M. G. Blamire, "Strain dependent selection of spin-slip phases in sputter deposited thin-film epitaxial holmium", J. Phys.-Condes. Matter 23 (41), 416006 (2011).

35. W. K. Yeoh, R. K. Zheng, S. P. Ringer, W. X. Li, X. Xu, S. K. Chen and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Raman Spectroscopy: Alternate Method for Strain and Carbon Substitution Study in MgB(2)", IEEE Trans. Appl. Supercon. 21 (3), 2623-2626 (2011).

36. W. K. Yeoh, R. K. Zheng, S. P. Ringer, W. X. Li, X. Xu, S. X. Dou, S. K. Chen and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Evaluation of carbon incorporation and strain of doped MgB(2) superconductor by Raman spectroscopy", Scripta Materialia 64 (4), 323-326 (2011).

37. G. F. Zou, H. M. Luo, S. Baily, Y. Y. Zhang, N. F. Haberkorn, J. Xiong, E. Bauer, T. M. McCleskey, A. K. Burrell, L. Civale, Y. T. Zhu, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and Q. X. Jia, "Highly aligned carbon nanotube forests coated by superconducting NbC", Nature Communications 2, 428 (2011).