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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles



2014 - 2018
  1. Fadil, Y., Jasinski, F., Guok, T.W., Thickett, S.C., Minami, H. and Zetterlund, P.B. Pickering Miniemulsion Polymerization Using Graphene Oxide: Effect of Addition of Conventional Surfactant, Polymer Chemistry, 2018, 9, 3368-3378. Full Text Link

  2. Jasinski, F., Alkhater, A., Thickett, S.C., Brinkhuis, R. and Zetterlund, P.B. Estimation of Copolymer/Water Interfacial Tensions Using Pendant Drop Tensiometry, Langmuir, 2018, 34, 6835-6843. Full Text Link

  3. Pullen, R.,* Thickett, S.C.* and Bissember, A.C.* Investigating the Viability of a Competency-Based, Qualitative Laborartory Assesment Model in First Year Undergraduate Chemistry, Chemistry Education Research and Practice, 2018, 19, 629-637. Full Text Link

  4. Teo, G.H., Kuchel, R.P., Zetterlund, P.B. and Thickett, S.C. Self-assembly of block copolymers with an alkoxysilane-based core-forming block: A comparison of synthetic approaches, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2018, 56, 420. Full Text Link

  5. Khodabandeh, A., Arrua, R.D., Coad, B.R., Rodemann, T., Ohigashi, T., Kosugi, N.,Thickett, S.C. and Hilder, E.F. Morphology control in polymerised high internal phase emulsion templated via macro-RAFT agent composition: visualizing surface chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, 2018, 9, 213. Full Text Link

  6. Khodabandeh, A., Arrua, R.D., Mansour, F., Thickett, S.C. and Hilder, E.F. PEO-Based Brush-Type Amphiphilic Macro-RAFT Agents and their Assembled Monolithic Structures for Applications in Separation Science, Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 7847. Full Text Link/Open Access

  7. Telford, A.M., Thickett, S.C. and Neto, C. Functional Patterned Coatings by Thin Polymer Film Dewetting, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2017, 507, 453 - 469. Full Text Link

  8. Jasinski, F., Teo, V.L., Kuchel, R.P., Mballa Mballa, M., Thickett, S.C., Brinkhuis, R.G., Weaver, W. and Zetterlund, P.B. Core-Shell and Gradient Morphology Polymer Particles Analysed by X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy: Effect of Monomer Feed Order, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55, 2513 - 2526. Full Text Link

  9. Fadil, Y., Che Man, S.H., Jasinski, F., Minami, H., Thickett, S.C. and Zetterlund, P.B. Formation of Homogeneous Nanocomposite Films at Ambient Temperature via Miniemulsion Polymerization Using Graphene Ozide as Surfactant,  Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55, 2289 - 2297. Full Text Link

  10. Tardy, A., Bhullar, K.A., Quan, L.D., Thickett, S.C., and Zetterlund, P.B. Further Insights into Templating Radical Polymerization Within Nanoreactors, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55, 1590 – 1600. Full Text Link

  11. Toe, C.Y., Tan, H.L., Boyer, C., Rawal, A., Thickett, S.C., Scott, J., Amal, R. and Ng, Y.H. Photo-Driven SYhthesis of Polymer-Coated Platinized ZnO Nanoparticles with Enhanced Photoelectrochemical Charge Transportation, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5, 4568-4575. Full Text Link

  12. Jasinski, F., Teo, V.L., Kuchel, R.P., Mballa Mballa, M., Thickett, S.C., Brinkuis, R.H.G., Weaver, W. and Zetterlund, P.B. Synthesis and Characterization of Gradient Polymeric Nanoparticles, Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 8, 495-499. Full Text Link

  13. Teo, G.H., Kuchel, R.P., Zetterlund, P.B. and Thickett, S.C. Polymer-Inorganic Hybrid Nanoparticles of Various Morphologies via Polymerization-Induced Self-Assembly and Sol-Gel Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, 2016, 7, 6575-6585. Full Text Link

  14. Rowe, M., Teo, G.H., Horne, J., Al-Khayat, O., Neto, C. and Thickett, S.C. High Glass Transition Temperature Fluoropolymers for Hydrophobic Surface Coatings via RAFT Copolymerization, Australian Journal of Chemistry, 2016, 69, 725 - 734. Full Text Link

  15. Tokuda, M., Yamane, M., Thickett, S.C., Minami, H. and Zetterlund, P.B. Synthesis of Polymeric Nanoparticles Containing Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanosheets Stabilized by Poly(Ionic Liquid) Using Miniemulsion Polymerization, Soft Matter, 2016, 12, 3955 - 3962. Full Text Link

  16. Khodabandeh, A., Arrua, R.D., Desire, C.T., Rodemann, T., Bon, S.A.F., Thickett, S.C. and Hilder, E.F. Preparation of Inverse Polymerized High Internal Phase Emulsions Using an Amphiphilic Macro-RAFT Agent as Sole Stabilizer, Polymer Chemistry, 2016, 7, 1803 - 1812. Full Text Link

  17. Tokuda, M., Thickett, S.C., Minami, H. and Zetterlund, P.B. Preparation of Polymer Particles Containing Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanosheets Using Ionic Liquid Monomer, Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 1222 - 1228. Full Text Link

  18. Wong, I., Teo, G.H., Neto, C. and Thickett, S.C. Micropatterned Surfaces for Atmospheric Water Condensation via Controlled Radical Polymerization and Thin Film Dewetting, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2015, 7, 21562-21570. Full Text Link

  19. Zetterlund, P.B., Thickett, S.C., Perrier, S., Bourgeat-Lami, E. and Lansalot, M. Controlled/Living Radical Polymerization in Dispersed Systems: An Update, Chemical Reviews, 2015, 118, 9745-9800. Full Text Link

  20. Duffy, E., Mitev, D., Thickett, S.C., Townsend, A.T., Paull, B. and Nesterenko, P. Asssessing the Extent, Stability, Purity and Properties of Silanised Detonation Nanodiamond, Applied Surface Science, 2015, 357, 397-406. Full Text Link

  21. Teo, G.H., Ng, Y.H., Zetterlund, P.B. and Thickett, S.C. Factors Influencing the Preparation of Hollow Polymer-Graphene Oxide Microcapsules via Pickering Miniemulsion Polymerization, Polymer, 2015, 63, 1-9. Full Text Link

  22. Thickett, S.C. and Zetterlund, P.B. Graphene Oxide (GO) Nanosheets as Oil-in-Water Emulsion Stabilizers: Influence of Oil Phase Polarity, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2015, 442, 67-74. Full Text Link

  23. Ghezzi, M., Thickett, S.C., Telford, A.M., Easton, C.D., Meagher, L. and Neto, C. Protein Micropatterns by PEG Grafting on Dewetted PLGA Films, Langmuir, 2014, 30, 11714-11722. Full Text Link

  24. Che Man, S.C., Ly, D., Whittaker, M.R., Thickett, S.C. and Zetterlund, P.B. Nano-sized Graphene Oxide as Sole Surfactant in Miniemulsion Polymerization for Nanocomposite Synthesis: Effect of pH and Ionic Strength, Polymer, 2014, 55, 3490-3497. Full Text Link

  25. Thickett, S.C., Wood, N., Ng, Y.H. and Zetterlund, P.B. Hollow Hybrid Polymer-Graphene Oxide Nanoparticles via Pickering Miniemulsion Polymerization, Nanoscale, 2014, 6, 8590-8594. Full Text Link

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