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Adam P. Hitchcock

Canada Research Chair

in Materials Research
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8S 4M1
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All publications since 1994 (reverse time order)

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302 J.R. Lawrence, M. J. Waiser, G.D.W. Swerhone, J. Roy, V. Tumber, A. Paule, A.P. Hitchcock, J.J. Dynes and D.R. Korber, Effects of Fullerene (C60), Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNT), Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNT) and hydroxyl and carboxyl modified Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes on riverine microbial communities. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (accepted Feb 2016) 10.1007/s11356-016-6244-x

301 L. G. de A. Melo, A.P. Hitchcock, V. Berejnov, D. Susac, J. Stumper and G.A. Botton, Evaluating focused ion beam and ultramicrotome sample preparation for analytical microscopies of the cathode layer of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell, Journal of Power Sources 312 (2016) 23-35. doi: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2016.02.019 get pdf

300 J.R. Lawrence, G.D.W. Swerhone, J.J. Dynes, A.P Hitchcock and D.R. Korber, Complex organic corona formation on carbon nanotubes reduces microbial toxicity by suppressing reactive oxygen species production, Environmental Science: Nano, 3 (2016) 181-189 DOI: 10.1039/C5EN00229J get pdf

299 D. Carta, A.P. Hitchcock, P. Guttmann , A. Regoutz, A. Khiat, A. Serb, I. Gupta and T. Prodromakis, Spatially resolved TiOx phases in RRAM conductive nanofilaments using soft-X-ray spectromicroscopy, Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 21525: (1-10) doi: 10.1038/srep21525 get pdf

298 A.F.G. Leontowich, A.P. Hitchcock and R.F. Egerton, Radiation damage in organic solids across the carbon 1s ionization edge, Journal of Electron Spectroscoscopy and Related Phenomena 206 (2016) 58-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.elspec.2015.11.010 get pdf

297 J.R. Lawrence, G.D.W. Swerhone, J.J. Dynes, D.R. Korber and A.P. Hitchcock, Soft x-ray spectromicroscopy for speciation, quantitation and nano-eco-toxicology of nanomaterials, J. Microscopy 261 (2016) 130-147 doi: 10.1111/jmi.12156 get pdf

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296 X.H. Zhu, A.P. Hitchcock, C. Bittencourt, P. Umek and P. Kruger, Individual Titanate Nanostructures Studied by 3D-resolved Polarization Dependent X-ray Absorption Spectra Measured with Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 119 (2015) 24192-24200. . doi 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b08539 get pdf

295 K.L. Harding, S. Kalirai, R. Hayes, V. Ju, G. Cooper, A. P. Hitchcock and M.R. Thompson, Inner-shell spectroscopy of peroxides, Chemical Physics 461 (2015) 117-124. doi: 10.1016/j.chemphys.2015.09.004 get pdf

294 A.P. Hitchcock, Soft X-ray spectromicroscopy and ptychography, Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 200 (2015) 49-63 doi: 10.1016/j.elspec.2015.05.013 get pdf

293 G. Schmid, M. Obst, J. Wu and A.P. Hitchcock, 3D chemical imaging of nanoscale biological, environmental and synthetic materials by soft X-ray spectro-tomography Book Chapter in Characterization Tools for Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Vol. 5. (2015) (Springer, Berlin, 2015) accepted Apr-15.

292 C. Karunakaran, R. Lahlali, V. Perumal, C.R. Christensen, L.M. Blair; S.S. Miller and A. P. Hitchcock, Introduction of soft X-ray spectromicroscopy as an advanced technique for plant biopolymers research, PLOS One 10 (2015) e0122959. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0122959 get pdf

291 X.H. Zhu, S.S. Kalirai, Adam P. Hitchcock and D.A. Bazylinski, X-ray absorption spectroscopy of biogenic and abiogenic magnetite and maghemite, J. Electron Spectroscopy 199 (2015) 19-26. doi: 10.1016/j.elspec.2014.12.005 get pdf

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290 T. Rema, J.R. Lawrence, J. J. Dynes, A. P. Hitchcock and D.R. Korber, Chlorhexidine-tolerance in Delftia acidovorans biofilms: microscopic and spectroscopic analyses, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 58 (2014) 5673-5686 get pdf

289 A.P. Hitchcock and M.F. Toney, Spectromicroscopy and coherent diffraction imaging: focus on energy materials applications. J. Synchrotron Radiation 21 (2014) 1019-1030 get pdf

288 A.P. Hitchcock, V. Berejnov, V. Lee, M.West, M. Dutta and S. Wessel, Carbon corrosion of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell catalyst layers studied by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, J. Power Sources 266 (2014) 66-78 get pdf

287 V. Lee, V. Berejnov, M. West, S. Kundu, D. Susac, J. Stumper, R.T. Atanasoski, M.Debe and A.P. Hitchcock, STXM Investigations of Nano Structured Thin Film Catalysts for Proton-Exchange-Membrane Fuel Cell Applications, J. Power Sources263 (2014) 163-174 get pdf

286 R.D. Arrua, A.P. Hitchcock, W.B. Hon, M. West and E.F. Hilder, Characterisation of Polymer Monoliths Containing Embedded Nanoparticles by Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscopy (STXM), Analytical Chemistry 86 (2014) 2876-2881 doi: 10.1021/ac403166u get pdf

285 J. Liu, E. Rühl, A. P. Hitchcock, D.N. McIlroy, J.D. Bozek, T. Tyliszczak, A. Knop-Gericke, N.M. Boag and P.A. Dowben, Double cation formation from the photo-fragmentation of the closo-carboranes , Zeitschrift für Physikalische Chemie 228 (2014) 421-436. (Festschrift for Klaus Rademann) get pdf

284 E.M. Eickhoff, M. Obst, C.Schröder, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, R.E. Martinez, L.J. Robbins, K.O. Konhauser and A. Kappler, Nickel partitioning in biogenic and abiogenic ferrihydrite: the influence of silica and implications for ancient environments, Geochim Cosmochim Acta 140 (2014) 65-79. get pdf

283 G. Schmid, F. Zeitvogel, L. Hao, P. Ingino, W. Kuerner, J.J. Dynes, C. Karunakaran, J. Wang, Y. Lu, T. Ayers, C. Schietinger, A.P. Hitchcock and M. Obst, Synchrotron-based chemical nano-tomography of microbial cell-mineral aggregates in their natural, hydrated state, Microscopy & Microanalysis 20 (2014) 531-536 get pdf

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282 E.M. Muehe, M. Obst, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, S. Behrens, C.Schröde J.M. Byrne, M. Michel, U.Kraemer and A. Kappler, Fate of Cd during microbial Fe(III) mineral reduction by a novel and Cd-tolerant Geobacter species, Environmental Science and Technology 47 (2013) 14099-14109 doi: /10.1021/es403365w get pdf

281 M. Nagasaka H. Yuzawa, T. Horigome, A.P. Hitchcock and N. Kosugi, Electrochemical reactions of aqueous iron sulfate solutions studied by Fe L-edge soft X-ray absorption spectroscopy, J. Phys. Chem. C 117 (2013) 16343-16348. doi: 0.1021/jp405112r get pdf

280 A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Fabrication of sealed nanofluidic channels using site-selective direct write (maskless) x-ray lithography, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 15 (2013) 509-518 doi: 10.1007/s10404-013-1170-4 get pdf

279 A.F.G. Leontowich, B. Watts, J. Raabe and A.P. Hitchcock, Direct write (maskless) x-ray nanolithography, Microelectronic Engineering 108 (2013) 5-7. 10.1016/j.mee.2013.03.006 get pdf

278 S.S. Kalirai, D.A. Bazylinski and A.P. Hitchcock, Anomalous magnetic orientations of magnetosome chains in a magnetotactic bacterium: Magnetovibrio Blakemorei strain MV-1, Public Library of Science One 8 (2013) e53368-(1-7) get pdf

276 W. Cao, M. Masnadi, Q-F. Xiao, Y.-F. Hu, J.-M. Baribeau, J.C. Woicik, A.P.Hitchcock and S.G. Urquhart, Quantification of Strain Through Linear Dichroism in the Si K-edge X-ray Absorption Spectra of Strained Si1-xGex Thin Films, Applied Surface Science 265 (2013) 358-362. 10.1016/j.apsusc.2012.11.012 get pdf

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  • D. Rossouw, G.A. Botton, E. Najafi, V. Lee and A.P. Hitchcock, Metallic and Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Differentiation individual SWCNT by their Carbon 1s Spectra, ACS Nano 6 (2012) 10965-10972. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, B.O. Leung, J.L. Brash, A. Scholl and A. Doran, Soft X-ray spectromicroscopy of protein interactions with phase segregated polymer surfaces, Proteins at Interfaces III,State of the Art, T. Horbett, J.L. Brash and W. Norde, eds,. (American Chemical Society, Washington USA, 2012) pp 732-760. get pdf
  • A.F.G. Leontowich, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, M. Weigand, J. Wang and C. Karunakaran, Accurate dosimetry in scanning transmission X-ray microscopes via the cross-linking threshold dose of poly(methyl methacrylate) J. Synchrotron Radiation 19 (2012) 976-987. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, R.M. Cornelius,. J.L. Brash, A. Scholl and A.Doran, Using X-PEEM to study biomaterials: protein and peptide adsorption to a polystyrene-poly(methyl methacrylate)-b-polyacrylic acid blend, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 185 (2012) 406-416. get pdf
  • C. Bittencourt, A. P. Hitchcock, X. Ke, G. Van Tendeloo, C. P. Ewels and P. Guttmann, X-ray absorption spectromicroscopy of a thin graphite flake: Imaging and electronic structure via the carbon K-edge, Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 3 (2012) 345-350. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, Soft X-ray Imaging and Spectromicroscopy Chapter 22 in Volume II of the Handbook on Nanoscopy, eds. Gustaaf Van Tendeloo, Dirk Van Dyck and Stephen J. Pennycook (Wiley, 2012) pp 745-791 invited BOOK CHAPTER
  • J.R. Lawrence, J.J. Dynes, D.R. Korber, G.D.W. Swerhone, G.G. Leppard, Monitoring the fate of copper nanoparticles in river biofilms using scanning transmission X-ray microscopy (STXM), Chemical Geology 329 (2012) 18-25. get pdf
  • V.S. Coker, J.M. Byrne, N.D. Telling, G. van der Laan, J.R. Lloyd, A.P. Hitchcock, J. Wang and R.A.D. Pattrick, The application of STXM-XMCD to characterise the bio-geo interface during the dissimilatory reduction of Fe(III)-oxyhydroxide, Geobiology 10 (2012) 347-35 get pdf
  • A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Secondary electron deposition mechanism of carbon contamination, Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B 30 (2012) 030601:1-3 get pdf
  • V. Berejnov, Z. Martin, M.M. West, S. Kundu, D. Bessarabov, J. Stumper D. Susac and A.P. Hitchcock, Probing platinum degradation in polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells by scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 14 (2012) 4835 - 4843. get pdf
  • J. Hilhorst, M. M. van Schooneveld, J. Wang, Emiel de Smit, T. Tyliszczak, J.Raabe, A.P. Hitchcock, M. Obst, F. M.F. de Groot and A.V. Petukhov, Three dimensional structure and defects in colloidal photonic crystals revealed by tomographic scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Langmuir 28 (2012) 3614-3620 get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, M. Obst, J. Wang, Y.S Lu and T. Tyliszczak, Advances in the detection of As in environmental samples using low energy X-ray fluorescence in a scanning transmission X-ray microscope: Arsenic immobilization by an Fe(II)-oxidizing freshwater bacteria, Environmental Science and Technology 46 (2012) 2821-2829 get pdf
  • S.S. Kalirai, K.P. Lam, D. Bazylinski, U. Lins and A.P. Hitchcock, Examining the chemistry and magnetism of magnetotactic bacterium Candidatus Magnetovibrio blakemorei strain MV-1 using scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Chemical Geology 300-301 (2012) 14-23. get pdf
  • E. Najafi, A.P. Hitchcock, D.Rossouw and G Botton, Mapping defects in a carbon nanotube by momentum transfer dependent electron energy loss spectromicroscopy, Ultramicroscopy 113 (2012) 158-164.get pdf
  • A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Experimental investigation of beam heating in a soft X-ray scanning transmission X-ray microscope, The Analyst 137 (2012) 370-375.get pdf
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  • J.A. Bradley, A. Sakko, G.T. Seidler, A. Rubio, M. Hakala, K. Hämäläinen, G. Cooper, A.P. Hitchcock, K. Schlimmer and K.P. Nagle, Understanding the Lyman Birge Hopfield Band of N2, Physical Review A 84 (2011) 022510_1-8.get pdf
  • G. E. Mitchell, B. Mickols, D. Hernández-Cruz and A.P. Hitchcock, Unexpected new phase detected in FT30 type reverse Osmosis Membranes using scanning transmission x-ray microscopy, Polymer 52 (2011) 3956-3962. get pdf
  • G. Idiong, A. Won, A. Ruscito, B.O. Leung, A. P. Hitchcock and A. Ianoul, Investigating the Effect of Single Glycine to Alanine Substitution on Membrane Interactions of Antimicrobial Peptide Latarcin 2a, European Biophysics Journal 40 (2011) 805-810. get pdf
  • J. Li, M.A.J. Mazumder, H.D.H. Stöver, A. P. Hitchcock and I.M. Shirley, Studies on Polyurea Microcapsules: Surface Modifications and Capsule Size Control, J. Polym. Science Part A Polym. Chem. 49 (2011) 3038-3047. get pdf
  • Z. Martín, I. Jiménez, M.A. Gómez and A. P. Hitchcock, Interfacial Interactions in PP/MMT/SEBS Nanocomposites: influence of polar modifications in the MMT location, Macromolecules 44 (2011) 2179-2189. get pdf
  • J.R. Lawrence and A.P. Hitchcock Synchrotron-based X-ray and FTIR absorption spectromicroscopies of organic contaminants in the environment. Chapter 14 in: Biophysico-Chemical Processes of Anthropogenic Organic Compounds in Environmental Systems. 341-368 B.n Xing, N. Senesi, and P.M. Huang (eds) (International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry Books Series, John Wiley & Sons) BOOK CHAPTER get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, A. Won, Anatoli Ianoul and A. Scholl, Imaging Interactions of Cationic Antimicrobial Peptides with Model Lipid Membranes using X-ray Spectromicroscopy, European Biophysical Journal 40 (2011) 805-810. get pdf
  • M. Vos, R.P. McEachran, G. Cooper and A.P. Hitchcock, Understanding energy loss in large-angle scattering of keV electrons from Ar and Ne, Phys. Rev. A 83 (2011) 022707-1-9. get pdf
  • J. Wang, J. Zhou, H. Fang, T.K. Sham, C. Karunakaran, Y.Lu, G. Cooper and A.P. Hitchcock, Effect of humidity on individual SnO2 coated carbon nanotubes studied by in situ STXM, Proc. VUVX2010, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenomena, 184 (2011) 296-300 [special issue on Advances in VUVX Physics (VUVX2010) get pdf
  • A. Won, M. Khan, S. Gustin, A. Akpawu, D. Seebun, T. Avis, B.O. Leung, A. P. Hitchcock and A. Ianoul, Investigating the Effects of L- to D- Amino Acid Substitution and Deamidation on the Activity and Membrane Interactions of Antimicrobial Peptide Anoplin, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes 1808 (6) (2011) 1592-1600 get pdf
  • A.F.G. Leontowich and A.P. Hitchcock, Zone Plate Focused Soft X-ray Lithography, Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 103 (2011) 1-11. get pdf

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  • J. Li, A.P. Hitchcock and H.D.H. Stöver, Pickering Emulsion Templated Interfacial Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization for Microencapsulation, Langmuir 26 (2010) 17926-17935. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, J.L. Brash and A. Scholl and A. Doran, An X-ray spectromicroscopy study of protein adsorption to polystyrene-polyethylene oxide blends, Langmuir 26 (2010) 14759-14765. get pdf
  • J.A. Bradley, G.T. Seidler, G. Cooper, M Vos, A.P. Hitchcock, A. P. Sorini, C. Schlimmer and K.P. Nagle, A comparative study of electronic excitations of N2 by inelastic X-ray and electron scattering, Phys. Rev. Lett 105 (2010) 053202-1-4. get pdf
  • A. Felten, X. Gillon, M. Gulas, J.-J. Pireaux, X. Ke, G. Van Tendeloo, C. Bittencourt, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, E. Najafi and A.P. Hitchcock, Measuring Point Defect Density in Individual Carbon Nanotubes Using Polarization-Dependent X-ray Microscopy, 4 (2010) 4431-4436. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, J. L. Brash and A.P. Hitchcock, Characterization of biomaterials by soft X-ray spectromicroscopy, Materials 3 (2010) 3911-3938 (invited review). get pdf
  • E. Najafi, J. Wang, A.P. Hitchcock, J. Guan, S.Denommee and B. Simard, Characterization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes by Scanning Transmission X-ray Spectromicroscopy: Purification, Order and Dodecyl Functionalization, Journal of the American Chemical Society 132 (2010) 9020-9029. get pdf
  • T.R. Neu, B. Manz, F. Volke, J.J. Dynes, A.P. Hitchcock and J.R. Lawrence. Advanced imaging techniques for assessment of structure, composition and function in biofilm systems. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 72 (2010) 1-21. (invited mini-review) get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, J. Wang, J.L. Brash and A.P. Hitchcock, A. Scholl and A. Doran, An X-ray spectromicroscopy study of albumin adsorption to cross-linked polyethylene oxide films, Advanced Biomaterials, in Advanced Engineering Materials 12 (2010) B133-B138. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, G. Cooper, R.A. Bonhan and C.A. Chatzidimitriou-Dreismann, Quasi-elastic electron scattering from atoms and molecules, J. Electron Spectroscopy and Rleated Phenomena, 181 (2010) 135-139 get pdf
  • K.P. Lam, A.P. Hitchcock, M. Obst, J.R. Lawrence, G.D.W. Swerhone, G.G. Leppard, T. Tyliszczak, C.Karunakaran, J.Wang, K. Kaznatcheev, D. Bazylinski and U. Lins, X-ray magnetic circular dichroism of individual magnetosomes by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Chemical Geology 270 (2010) 110-116 get pdf

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  • B.O. Leung, J. Wang, J.L. Brash and A.P. Hitchcock, Imaging Hydrated Albumin on a Polystyrene-Poly(methyl methacrylate) blend surface with X-ray Spectromicroscopy, Langmuir (letters) 25 (2009) 13332-13335 get pdf
  • M. Obst, J. Wang and A.P. Hitchcock, Soft X-ray spectro-tomography study of cyanobacterial biomineral nucleation, Geobiology 7 (2009) 577-591. get pdf
  • K.L.I. Norlund, G. Southam, T. Tyliszczak, Y. Hu, C. Karunakaran, M. Obst, A.P. Hitchcock and L.A. Warren, A novel syntrophic microbial sulphur metabolising consortia: new evidence for microbial global carbon cycling, Environmental Science & Technology 43 (2009) 8781-8786 get pdf
  • A. P. Hitchcock, J.J. Dynes, J.R. Lawrence, M. Obst, G.D.W. Swerhone, D.R. Korber and G.G. Leppard, Soft X-ray Spectromicroscopy of Nickel Sorption in a Natural River Biofilm, Geobiology 7 (2009) 432-453. get pdf
  • E. Rühl, A.P. Hitchcock, J.D. Bozek, T. Tyliszczak, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, D.N. McIlroy, A. Knop-Gericke and P.A. Dowben, Fission Processes following Core Level Excitation in Closo-Orthocarborane, Phys. Stat. Sol. B 246 (2009) 1496-1503. get pdf
  • S. Hanhan, A.M. Smith, M. Obst and A.P. Hitchcock, Optimization of analysis of Ca 2p soft X-ray spectromicroscopy, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 173 (2009) 44-49. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, J. Wang, J.L. Brash, A.P. Hitchcock, R. Cornelius, A. Doran and A. Scholl, An X-ray spectromicroscopy study of protein adsorption to a polystyrene-polylactide blend, Biomacromolecules 10 (2009) 1838-1845. get pdf
  • M. Obst, J.J. Dynes, J.R. Lawrence, G.D.W. Swerhone, C. Karunakaran, K.V. Kaznatcheev, D. Bertwistle, K. Benzerara, T. Tyliszczak and A.P. Hitchcock, Precipitation of amorphous CaCO3 (aragonite) controlled by cyanobacteria: a multi-technique study of the influence of EPS on the nucleation process, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 73 (2009) 4180-4198 get pdf
  • R. A. Bonham, G. Cooper and A. P. Hitchcock, Electron Compton-Like Quasi-Elastic Scattering from H2, D2 and HD, J. Chemical Physics 130 (2009) 144303-1-9. get pdf
  • J. Wang, G.A. Botton, M.M. West and A.P. Hitchcock, Quantitative evaluation of radiation damage to polyethylene terephthalate by soft X-rays and high energy electrons, J. Phys. Chem B 113 (2009) 1869-1876. get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, J.L. Brash, A. Scholl and A. Doran, Phase segregation in polystyrene-polylactide blends, Macromolecules 42 (2009) 1679-1684. get pdf
  • Jian Li, Adam P. Hitchcock, Harald D.H. Stöver and Ian Shirley, A new approach to experimentally studying microcapsule wall growth mechanisms, Macromolecules 42 (2009) 2428-2432. get pdf
  • M. R. Howells,A.P. Hitchcock and C.J. Jacobsen, Introduction: Special issue on radiation damage, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 170 (2009) 1-3 get pdf
  • J. Wang, C. Morin, L. Li, A.P. Hitchcock, X. Zhang, T. Araki, A. Doran and A. Scholl, Radiation Damage in Soft X-ray Microscopy, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 170 (2009) 25-36. get pdf
  • J.J. Dynes, J.R. Lawrence, D.R. Korber, G.D.W. Swerhone, G.G. Leppard and A.P. Hitchcock, Morphological and Biochemical Changes in Pseudomonas fluorescens Biofilms Induced by Sub-lethal Exposure to Antimicrobial Agents, Canadian Journal of Microbiology 55 (2009) 163-178. get pdf

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  • R.C. Hunter, A.P. Hitchcock, J.J. Dynes, M. Obst and T.J. Beveridge, Mapping the speciation of iron minerals in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms using scanning transmission x-ray microscopy, Environmental Science and Technology 42 (2008) 8766-8772. get pdf
  • E. Najafi, A. Felten, B. Douhard, D. Hernández Cruz, M. Obst, A.P. Hitchcock and J.-J. Pireaux, Polarization dependence of the C 1s X-ray absorption spectra of individual multi-walled carbon nanotubes, Small 4 (2008) 2279-2285 get pdf
  • B.O. Leung, A.P. Hitchcock, J.L. Brash, A. Scholl, A. Doran, P. Henklein, J. Overhage, K. Hilpert, J.D. Hale and R.E.W. Hancock, An X-ray spectromicroscopy study of competitive adsorption of protein and peptide onto polystyrene-poly(methyl methacrylate), Biointerphases 3 (2008) F27-F35. get pdf
  • D.Feng, J. Liu, A.P. Hitchcock, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, T. Tyliszczak, N.F. Riehs, E. Rühl, J.D. Bozek, D. McIlroy and P.A. Dowben, Photo-fragmentation of the closo-carboranes Part 1: Energetics of Decomposition, J. Phys. Chem. A 112 (2008) 3311-3318. get pdf
  • L.Li, J. Brash, R. Cornelius and A. P. Hitchcock, X-ray microscopy studies of protein adsorption on a phase segregated polystyrene/ polymethylmethacrylate surface, II pH dependence of albumin adsorption J. Phys. Chem B 112 (2008) 2150-2158. get pdf
  • H. Ade and A.P. Hitchcock, NEXAFS microscopy and resonant scattering: Composition and orientation probed in real and reciprocal space, Polymer 49 (2008) 643-675. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, J.J. Dynes, G.A. Johansson, J. Wang and G. Botton, Comparison of NEXAFS microscopy and TEM-EELS for studies of soft matter, Micron 39 (2008) 741-748 get pdf
  • G. Cooper, A. P. Hitchcock and C. A. Chatzidimitriou-Dreismann, Anomalous quasi-elastic electron scattering from single H2, D2 and HD molecules at large momentum transfer: Indications of Nuclear Spin Effects, Physical Review Letters 100 (2008) 043204-(1-4). get pdf
  • C. Lepiller, V. Gauthier, J. Gaudet, A. Pereira, M. Lefebvre, D. Guay and A.P. Hitchcock, Studies on Nafion - RuO2.xH2O composite membranes J. Electrochemical Society 155 (2008) B70-B78 get pdf
  • (CONF) A.P. Hitchcock, E.Najafi, D. Hernández Cruz M. Obst A. Felten, B. Douhard, J.-J. Pireaux, Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy of Individual Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Linear Dichroism and Functionalization Chemistry, Microscopy and Microanalysis 14 S-2 (2008) 190-191. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, G.A. Johansson, G.E. Mitchell, M.H. Keefe and T. Tyliszcak, 3-d chemical imaging using angle-scan nanotomography in a soft X-ray scanning transmission X-ray microscope, Appl. Phys. A 92 (2008) 447-452 get pdf

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  • K.V. Kaznatcheev, P. Dudin, A.P. Hitchcock and O.D. Lavrentovich, An x-ray microscopy study of chromonic liquid crystal texture, Phys. Rev. E 76 (2007) 061703:1-14. get pdf
  • G. Cooper, E. Christensen and A.P Hitchcock, Quasi-elastic electron scattering from methane, methane-d4, methane-d2, ethylene, 2-methylpropane and acetylene, J. Chem. Phys. 127 (2007) 084315 (1-6) get pdf
  • J. Wang, H.D. H. Stöver and A.P. Hitchcock, Chemically selective soft X-ray direct-write patterning of multilayer polymer films, J. Phys. Chem. C 111 (2007) 16330-16338 get pdf
  • G.A. Johansson, T. Tyliszczak, G.E. Mitchell, M. Keefe and A. P. Hitchcock, Three dimensional chemical mapping by scanning transmission X-ray spectromicroscopy, J. Synchrotron Radiation 14 (2007) 395-402. get pdf
  • A. Felten, C. Bittencourt J.-J. Pireaux, M.Reichelt, J. Mayer, D. Hernández Cruz and A. P. Hitchcock Individual multi-wall carbon nanotubes Spectroscopy by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Nanoletters 7 (2007) 2435-2440. get pdf
  • J. Stewart-Ornstein, A.P. Hitchcock, Daniel Hernŕndez-Cruz, P. Henklein, J. Overhage, K. Hilpert, J. Hale and R.E.W. Hancock, Using intrinsic X-ray absorption spectral differences to identify and map peptides and proteins, J. Phys. Chem. B 111 (2007) 7691-7699. get pdf
  • D. Hernández-Cruz, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, Marie-Eve Rousseau and Michel Pézolet, In situ azimuthal rotation device for linear dichroism measurements in scanning transmission x-ray microscopy, Rev.Sci. Inst. 78 (2007) 033703 -1-6. (reproduced in the Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research, 1-Apr-07) get pdf
  • M.E.Rousseau, D. Hernández Cruz, M.M. West, A.P. Hitchcock and M. Pézolet, Nephilia clavipes Spider Dragline Silk Microstructure Studied by Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscopy, J. American Chemical Society 129 (2007) 3897-3905. get pdf
  • J. Wang, H.D.H. Stöver, A.P. Hitchcock and T. Tyliszczak. Chemically selective soft X-ray patterning of polymers, J. Synchrotron Radiation 14 (2007) 181-190. get pdf
  • C.C. Turci, A.B. Rocha, M. Barbatti, C.E. Bielschowsky, I.G. Eustatiu, T. Tyliszczak, G. Cooper, A. P. Hitchcock, Experimental and theoretical study of S 2p and C 1s generalized oscillator strengths in CS2, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom.155 (2007) 21-27. get pdf
  • I.G. Eustatiu, T. Tyliszczak, G. Cooper, A. P. Hitchcock, C.C. Turci, A.B. Rocha, M. Barbatti, and C.E. Bielschowsky, Experimental and theoretical study of S 2p and C 1s spectroscopy in CS2, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 156-158 (2007) 145-149. get pdf
  • A.P. Hitchcock, J. Li, S. Reijerkerk, P. Foley, H.D.H. Stöver and I. Shirley, X-ray absorption spectroscopy of polyureas and polyurethanes and their use in characterizing chemical gradients in thin-walled polyurea capsules, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 156-158 (2007) 467-471. get pdf
  • G. Cooper, A.P. Hitchcock, C.A. Chatzidimitriou-Dreismann and M. Vos, Electron Compton scattering from methane and methane-d4, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom., 155 (2007) 28-34. get pdf
  • G.C. Cooper, J. Stewart-Ornstein and A.P. Hitchcock, Design and performance of an (e,e+ion) spectrometer for studies of fragmentation of dipole and non-dipole states of gaseous molecules, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel. Phenom. 156-158 (2007) 86-91. get pdf
  • R. Lessard, J. Cuny, G. Cooper and A.P. Hitchcock, Inner-shell excitation of gas phase carbonates and -dicarbonyl compounds, Chemical Physics 331 (2007) 289-303. get pdf
  • (CONF) K.V. Kaznacheyev, Ch. Karunakaran, F. He, M. Sigrist, T. Summers, M. Obst and A.P. Hitchcock, CLS ID-10 Chicane Configuration: From "Simple Sharing" to Extended Performance with High Speed Polarization Switching, Nucl. Inst. Meth. A582 (2007) 103-106. get pdf
  • (CONF) K.V. Kaznatcheev, Ch. Karunakaran, U.D. Lanke, S.G. Urquhart, M. Obst and A.P. Hitchcock, Soft X-ray Spectromicroscopy Beamline at the CLS: commissioning results, Nucl. Inst. Meth. A582 (2007) 96-99 get pdf
  • (CONF) K.V. Kaznacheyev, Ch. Karunakaran, A. Sitnikov, D. Loken, T.Warwick and A.P. Hitchcock, High Precision Mechanical Components for Soft X-ray Beamline: Engineering Goal and Test Results, AIP Conf. Proc. 879 (2007) 730-732 get pdf

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  • A. Felten, H. Hody, C. Bittencourt, J.-J. Pireaux, D. Hernández Cruz and A.P. Hitchcock, Scanning transmission X-ray microscopy of isolated multi-wall carbon nanotubes, Applied Physics Letters 89 (2006) 093123 -(1-3). get pdf
  • L.Li, A. P. Hitchcock, N. Robar, R. Cornelius, J.L. Brash, A. Scholl, A. Doran, X-ray microscopy studies of protein adsorption on a phase segregated polystyrene/ polymethylmethacrylate surface. I. concentration and exposure time for albumin adsorption, J. Phys. Chem B 110 (2006) 16763-16773 get pdf
  • J.J. Dynes, J.R. Lawrence, D.R. Korber, G. D.W. Swerhone, G.G. Leppard and A.P. Hitchcock, Quantitative mapping of chlorhexidine in diatoms in natural river biofilms, Science of the Total Environment 369 (2006) 369-383. get pdf
  • A.C.O. Guerra, J.B. Maciel, C.C. Turci, H. Ikeura-Sekiguchi and A. P. Hitchcock, Ionic fragmentation of C 1s excited and ionized formic acid, Chemical Physics 326 (2006) 589-599. get pdf
  • D. Hernández Cruz, A. P. Hitchcock, M. M. West, M.-E. Rousseau and M. Pézolet, Quantitative mapping of the orientation of fibroin ß-sheets in B. mori cocoon fibers by scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Biomacromolecules 7 (2006) 836-843. get pdf
  • J.J. Dynes, T. Tyliszczak, T. Araki, J.R. Lawrence, G. D.W. Swerhone, G.G. Leppard and A.P. Hitchcock, Quantitative mapping of metal species in bacterial biofilms using scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, Environmental Science and Technology 40 (2006) 1556-1565. get pdf
  • N. Iwata, K. Tani, A. Watada, H. Ikeura-Sekiguchi, T. Araki and A.P.Hitchcock, Chemical Component Mapping of Pulverized Toner by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Micron 37 (2006) 290-295. get pdf
  • (CONF) Göran A. Johansson, J. J. Dynes, A. P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, G.D. W. Swerhone, and J. R. Lawrence, Chemically sensitive 3D imaging at sub 100 nm spatial resolution using tomography in a scanning transmission x-ray microscope, Proc. SPIE Vol. 631 (2006) 6318-1I get pdf
  • (CONF) G.A. Johansson J.J. Dynes A.P. Hitchcock T. Tyliszczak G.D.W. Swerhone and J.R. Lawrence, Chemically Sensitive Tomography at 50 nm Spatial Resolution using a Soft X-ray Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscope, Microscopy and Microanalysis, 12, S-2 (2006) 1412-1413 get pdf
  • (CONF) AP Hitchcock D Hernández-Cruz JJ Dynes M-E Rousseau M Pézolet, Chemical Imaging by Soft X-ray Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Microscopy and Microanalysis, 12, S-2 (2006) 1396-1397 get pdf
  • (CONF) U.D. Lanke, A.P. Hitchcock, P. Hitchcock, J. Stewart - Ornstein, K.Kaznatcheev, A. Kolmakov, I. Annelsey, A. McCready and S.G. Urquhart , CaPeRS and LOX: Prospects for Photoemission Electron Spectromicroscopy at the Canadian Light Source, IPAP Conf. Proc. 7 (2006) 85-87
  • (CONF) N. Iwata, K. Tani, A.Watada, H. Ikeura-Sekiguchi, T. Araki, A.P. Hitchcock, Mapping Very Similar Chemical Components in Micron-Scale Organic Rods by Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy, , IPAP Conf. Proc. 7 (2006) 255-257. get pdf

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