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1. A. Barcza, Z. Gercsi, H. Michor, K. Suzuki, W. Kockelmann, K. S. Knight and K. G. Sandeman, "Magnetoelastic coupling and competing entropy changes in substituted CoMnSi metamagnets", Physical Review B 87 (6) (2013).

2. E. M. Choi, E. Weal, Z. X. Bi, H. Y. Wang, A. Kursumovic, T. Fix, M. G. Blamire and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Strong room temperature exchange bias in self-assembled BiFeO3-Fe3O4 nanocomposite heteroepitaxial films", Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (1) (2013).

3. A. P. Chen, H. H. Zhou, Z. X. Bi, Y. Y. Zhu, Z. P. Luo, A. Bayraktaroglu, J. Phillips, E. M. Choi, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, S. J. Pennycook, J. Narayan, Q. X. Jia, X. H. Zhang and H. Y. Wang, "A New Class of Room-Temperature Multiferroic Thin Films with Bismuth-Based Supercell Structure", Advanced Materials 25 (7), 1028-1032 (2013).

4. F. Schoofs, M. Egilmez, T. Fix, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Tuning the two-dimensional carrier density at LaAlO3/SrTiO3 interfaces via rare earth doping", Sol. St. Commun. 156, 35-37 (2013).

5. A. P. Chen, W. R. Zhang, F. Khatkatay, Q. Su, C. F. Tsai, L. Chen, Q. X. Jia, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and H. Wang, "Magnetotransport properties of quasi-one-dimensionally channeled vertically aligned heteroepitaxial nanomazes", Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (9) (2013).

6. F. Schoofs, M. Egilmez, T. Fix, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Structural and magnetic properties of CoTiO3 thin films on SrTiO3 (001)", Journal of Magnetism & Magnetic Materials 332, 67-70 (2013).

7. A. T. Marin, K. P. Musselman and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Accurate determination of interface trap state parameters by admittance spectroscopy in the presence of a Schottky barrier contact: Application to ZnO-based solar cells", J. Applied Physics 113 (14) (2013).

8. F. Schoofs, M. A. Carpenter, M. E. Vickers, M. Egilmez, T. Fix, J. E. Kleibeuker, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Carrier density modulation by structural distortions at modified LaAlO3/SrTiO3 interfaces", J. Phys.- Cond. Mat. 25 (17) (2013).

9. A. P. Chen, Z. X. Bi, Q. X. Jia, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and H. Y. Wang, "Microstructure, vertical strain control and tunable functionalities in self-assembled, vertically aligned nanocomposite thin films", Acta Mater. 61 (8), 2783-2792 (2013).

10. B. Ehrler, K. P. Musselman, M. L. Bohm, F. S. F. Morgenstern, Y. Vaynzof, B. J. Walker, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and N. C. Greenham, "Preventing Interfacial Recombination in Colloidal Quantum Dot Solar Cells by Doping the Metal Oxide", Acs Nano 7 (5), 4210-4220 (2013).

11. S. Agarwal, J. C. Driscoll and D. I. Laibson, "Optimal Mortgage Refinancing: A Closed-Form Solution", Journal of Money Credit and Banking 45 (4), 591-622 (2013).

12. T. S. Gershon, A. K. Sigdel, A. T. Marin, M. van Hest, D. S. Ginley, R. H. Friend, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and J. J. Berry, "Improved fill factors in solution-processed ZnO/Cu2O photovoltaics", Thin Sol. Films 536, 280-285 (2013).

13. D. Munoz-Rojas, H. Y. Sun, D. C. Iza, J. Weickert, L. Chen, H. Y. Wang, L. Schmidt-Mende and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "High-speed atmospheric atomic layer deposition of ultra thin amorphous TiO2 blocking layers at 100 degrees C for inverted bulk heterojunction solar cells", Progress in Photovoltaics 21 (4), 393-400 (2013).

14. A. P. Chen, W. R. Zhang, J. Jian, H. Y. Wang, C. F. Tsai, Q. Su, Q. X. Jia and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Role of boundaries on low-field magnetotransport properties of La0.7Sr0.3MnO3-based nanocomposite thin films", J. Mat. Res. 28 (13), 1707-1714 (2013).

15. A. T. Marin, D. Munoz-Rojas, D. C. Iza, T. Gershon, K. P. Musselman and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Novel Atmospheric Growth Technique to Improve Both Light Absorption and Charge Collection in ZnO/Cu2O Thin Film Solar Cells", Adv. Funct. Mater. 23 (27), 3413-3419 (2013).

16. D. C. Iza, D. Munoz-Rojas, K. P. Musselman, J. Weickert, A. C. Jakowetz, H. Y. Sun, X. Ren, R. L. Z. Hoye, J. H. Lee, H. Y. Wang, L. Schmidt-Mende and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Nanostructured conformal hybrid solar cells: a promising architecture towards complete charge collection and light absorption", Nanoscale Research Letters 8 (2013).

17. R. L. Z. Hoye, D. Munoz-Rojas, D. C. Iza, K. P. Musselman and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "High performance inverted bulk heterojunction solar cells by incorporation of dense, thin ZnO layers made using atmospheric atomic layer deposition", Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 116, 197-202 (2013).

18. S. K. Chen, K. Y. Tan, A. S. Halim, X. Xu, K. S. B. De Silva, W. K. Yeoh, S. X. Dou, A. Kursumovic and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Reaction method control of impurity scattering in C-doped MgB2: proving the role of defects besides C substitution level", Supercond. Science & Technology 26 (12) (2013).

19. T. Fix, E. M. Choi, J. W. A. Robinson, S. B. Lee, A. P. Chen, B. Prasad, H. Y. Wang, M. G. Blamire and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Electric-Field Control of Ferromagnetism in a Nanocomposite via a ZnO Phase", Nano Lett. 13 (12), 5886-5890 (2013).

20. A. Kursumovic, E. Defay, O. J. Lee, C. F. Tsai, Z. X. Bi, H. Y. Wang and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "A New Material for High-Temperature Lead-Free Actuators", Adv. Funct. Mater. 23 (47), 5881-5886 (2013).

21. X. Moya, L. E. Hueso, F. Maccherozzi, A. I. Tovstolytkin, D. I. Podyalovskii, C. Ducati, L. C. Phillips, M. Ghidini, O. Hovorka, A. Berger, M. E. Vickers, E. Defay, S. S. Dhesi and N. D. Mathur, "Giant and reversible extrinsic magnetocaloric effects in La0.7Ca0.3MnO3 films due to strain", Nat. Mater. 12 (1), 52-58 (2013).

22. S. Kar-Narayan, S. Crossley, X. Moya, V. Kovacova, J. Abergel, A. Bontempi, N. Baier, E. Defay and N. D. Mathur, "Direct electrocaloric measurements of a multilayer capacitor using scanning thermal microscopy and infra-red imaging", Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (3) (2013).

23. L. C. Phillips, M. Ghidini, X. Moya, F. Maccherozzi, S. S. Dhesi and N. D. Mathur, "Low-temperature transverse magnetic domains in nominally uniaxial La0.67Sr0.33MnO3 films on NdGaO3 (001)", J. Phys. D-Appl. Phys. 46 (3) (2013).

24. J. H. Sung, W. M. Lee, J. H. Lee, K. Chu, D. Lee, X. Moya, N. D. Mathur, C. H. Yang, J. H. Park and M. H. Jo, "Single ferroelectric-domain photovoltaic switch based on lateral BiFeO3 cells", Npg Asia Materials 5 (2013).

25. F. Chiodi, J. D. S. Witt, R. G. J. Smits, L. Qu, G. B. Halasz, C. T. Wu, O. T. Valls, K. Halterman, J. W. A. Robinson and M. G. Blamire, "Supra-oscillatory critical temperature dependence of Nb-Ho bilayers", Epl 101 (3) (2013).

26. M. Ghidini, R. Pellicelli, J. L. Prieto, X. Moya, J. Soussi, J. Briscoe, S. Dunn and N. D. Mathur, "Non-volatile electrically driven repeatable magnetization reversal with no applied magnetic field", Nat. Commun. 4 (2013).

27. M. Blamire, "LaTeX allergy", Physics World 26 (2), 21-21 (2013).

28. X. Moya, E. Stern-Taulats, S. Crossley, D. Gonzalez-Alonso, S. Kar-Narayan, A. Planes, L. Manosa and N. D. Mathur, "Giant Electrocaloric Strength in Single-Crystal BaTiO3", Advanced Materials 25 (9), 1360-1365 (2013).

29. M. G. Blamire, C. B. Smiet, N. Banerjee and J. W. A. Robinson, "Field modulation of the critical current in magnetic Josephson junctions", Supercond. Science & Technology 26 (5) (2013).

30. R. Zadorosny, F. Colauto, M. Motta, T. H. Johansen, R. Dinner, M. Blamire, G. W. Ataklti, V. V. Moshchalkov, A. V. Silhanek and W. A. Ortiz, "Morphology of Flux Avalanches in Patterned Superconducting Films", Journal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism 26 (6), 2285-2288 (2013).

31. E. J. Patino, M. Aprili, M. G. Blamire and Y. Maeno, "Vortex flipping in superconductor/ferromagnet spin-valve structures", Physical Review B 87 (21) (2013).

32. E. Defay, S. Crossley, S. Kar-Narayan, X. Moya and N. D. Mathur, "The Electrocaloric Efficiency of Ceramic and Polymer Films", Advanced Materials 25 (24), 3337-3342 (2013).

33. D. A. Bosworth, N. A. Stelmashenko and Z. H. Barber, "Structural control of carbon nickel nano-composite thin films without substrate heating", Thin Sol. Films 540, 10-16 (2013).

34. P. Martins, X. Moya, C. Caparros, J. Fernandez, N. D. Mathur and S. Lanceros-Mendez, "Large linear anhysteretic magnetoelectric voltage coefficients in CoFe2O4/polyvinylidene fluoride 0-3 nanocomposites", Journal of Nanoparticle Research 15 (8) (2013).

35. L. Granja, L. E. Hueso, P. Levy and N. D. Mathur, "Exploiting phase separation in monolithic La0.6Ca0.4MnO3 devices", Appl. Phys. Lett. 103 (6) (2013).

36. K. Senapati, M. G. Blamire and Z. H. Barber, "Suppression of magnetic coupling in superconducting GdN-NbN-GdN trilayers", Appl. Phys. Lett. 103 (13) (2013).

37. O. Aktas, E. K. H. Salje, S. Crossley, G. I. Lampronti, R. W. Whatmore, N. D. Mathur and M. A. Carpenter, "Ferroelectric precursor behavior in PbSc0.5Ta0.5O3 detected by field-induced resonant piezoelectric spectroscopy", Physical Review B 88 (17) (2013).

38. L. Benito, R. C. C. Ward and M. G. Blamire, "Positive magnetoresistance induced by fan-type phases in a spin-spiral magnet", Physical Review B 88 (22) (2013).