Hamad-Schifferli Group

Mechanical and Biological Engineering

Journal Papers

J. C. Y. Kah, C. Grabinski, E. Untener, C. Garrett, J. Chen, D. Zhu, S. M. Hussain+, and K. Hamad-Schifferli+, 2014, ACS Nano, in press.
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A. Cifuentes Rius*, H. de Puig*, J. C. Y. Kah, S. Borros, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Optimizing the Properties of the Protein Corona Surrounding Nanoparticles for Tuning Payload Release," 2013, ACS Nano, 7, 10066-10074.
* equally contributing authors
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P. Ciaurriz Gortari, E. Bravo, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Effect of architecture on the activity of glucose oxidase/horseradish peroxidase/carbon nanoparticle conjugates," 2013, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 414, 73-81.
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H. de Puig, A. Cifuentes Rius, D. C. Flemister, S. H. Baxamusa, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Selective Light-Triggered Release of DNA from Gold Nanorods Switches Blood Clotting On and Off," 2013, PLOS ONE, 8, e68511.
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J. Suntivich, Z. Xu, C. Carlton, J. Kim, B. Han, S. W. Lee, N. Bonnet, N. Marzari, L. Allard, H. A. Gasteiger, K. Hamad-Schifferli, and Y. Shao-Horn, "Surface Composition Tuning of Au-Pt Bimetallic Nanoparticles for Enhanced Carbon Monoxide and Methanol Electro-oxidation," 2013, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 135 (21) 7985-7991.
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D. Maiolo, S. Federici, L. Ravelli, L. Depero, K. Hamad-Schifferli, and P. Bergese, "Nanomechanics of surface DNA switches probed by captive contact angle," 2013, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 402, 334-339.
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K. Hamad-Schifferli, "How Can We Exploit the Protein Corona?" 2013, Nanomedicine, 8 (1) 1-3, invited Editorial.
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J. C. Y. Kah, J. Chen, A. Zubieta, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Exploiting the Protein Corona Around Gold Nanorods for Loading and Triggered Release," 2012, ACS Nano, 6 (8), 6730-6740.
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Z. Xu, E. Lai, Y. Shao-Horn*, and K. Hamad-Schifferli*, "Compositional dependence of the stability of AuCu alloy nanoparticles," ChemComm, 2012, 48, 5626-5628.
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J. C. Y. Kah, A. Zubieta, R. Saavedra, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Stability of gold nanorods passivated with amphiphilic ligands," Langmuir, Special Issue on Colloidal Nanoplasmonics, invited submission, 2012, 28 (24), 8834-8844, invited submission.
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E. Tellechea, K. J. Wilson, E. Bravo, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Engineering the Interface between Glucose Oxidase and Nanoparticles" Langmuir, 2012, 28 (11), 5190-5200.
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H. de Puig*, S. Federici*, S. H. Baxamusa, P. Bergese+, and K. Hamad-Schifferli+, "Quantifying the nanomachinery of the nanoparticle-biomolecule interface," Small, 2011, 7 (17), 2477-2484.
* equally contributing authors
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C. Grabinski, N. Schaeublin, A. Wijaya, H. D'Couto, S. H. Baxamusa, K. Hamad-Schifferli, and S. M. Hussain, "Effect of Gold Nanorod Surface Chemistry on Cellular Response," ACS Nano, 2011, 5 (4), 2870-2879.
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S. Federici, G. Oliviero, K. Hamad-Schifferli, and P. Bergese, "Protein Thin Film Machines," Nanoscale, 2010, 2, 2570-2574.
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Z. Xu, C. Carlton, L. F. Allard, Y. Shao-Horn, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Direct Colloidal Route for Pt-Covered AuPt Bimetallic Nanoparticles," Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2010, 1 (17), 2514-2518.
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S. Park, N. Sinha, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Effective Size and Zeta Potential of Nanorods by Ferguson Analysis," Langmuir, 2010, 26 (16), 13071-13075.
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Y.-C. Lu, Z. Xu, H. A. Gasteiger, S. Chen, K. Hamad-Schifferli, and Y. Shao-Horn, "Platinum-Gold Nanoparticles: A Highly Active Bifunctional Electrocatalyst for Rechargeable Lithium-Air Batteries," JACS, 2010, 32 (135), 12170-12171.
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S. Park and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Enhancement of in vitro translation by gold nanoparticle-DNA conjugates,"ACS Nano, 2010, 4 (5), 2555-2560.
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J. D. Alper and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Effect of ligand on thermal dissipation from gold nanorods," Langmuir, 2010, 26 (6), 3786-3789.
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J. D. Alper, M. Crespo, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Release mechanism of octadecyl rhodamine B chloride from Au nanorods by ultrafast laser pulses," Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2009, 113 (15), 5967-5973.
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M.-E. Aubin-Tam, W. Hwang, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Site-directed nanoparticle labeling of cytochrome c," PNAS, 2009, 106 (11), 4095-4100.
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Featured in the Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research, April 1, 2009, 17 (7).

A. Wijaya, S. B. Schaffer, I. G. Pallares, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Selective release of multiple DNA oligonucleotides from gold nanorods," ACS Nano, 2009, 3(1), 80-86.
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Featured in the Virtual Journal of Drug Delivery, ACS Nano, February 22, 2011, 1 (2).

A. Wijaya and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Ligand customization and DNA functionalization of gold nanorods via roundtrip phase transfer ligand exchange," Langmuir, 2008, 24, 9966-9969.
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A. J. Schmidt,* J. D. Alper,* M. Chiesa, G. Chen, S. K. Das, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Probing the gold nanorod-ligand-solvent interface by plasmonic absorption and thermal decay," Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2008, 112, 13320-13323.
*These authors contributed equally to the work.
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S. Park and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Evaluation of hydrodynamic size and zeta-potential of surface-modified Au nanoparticle-DNA conjugates via Ferguson analysis," Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2008, 112, 7611-7616.
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K. A. Brown, S. Park, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Nucleotide-Surface interactions in DNA modified Au-Nanoparticle Conjugates: Sequence Effects on Reactivity and Hybridization," Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2008, 112, 7517-7521.
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M.-E. Aubin-Tam, H. Zhou, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Structure of cytochrome c at the interface with magnetic CoFe2O4 nanoparticles," Soft Matter, 2008, 4, 554-559.
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A. Wijaya and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "High density encapsulation of Fe3O4 nanoparticles in lipid vesicles," Langmuir, 2007, 23 (19) 9546-9550.
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Langmuir's Most-Accessed Articles: July-September, 2007

A. Wijaya, K. A. Brown, J.D. Alper, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Magnetic field heating study of Fe doped Au nanoparticles," Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 2007, 309 (1) 15-19.
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M.-E. Aubin-Tam and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Gold nanoparticle-cytochrome c complexes: the effect of nanoparticle ligand charge on protein structure," Langmuir, 2005, 21 (26) 12080 - 12084.
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Langmuir's Most-Accessed Articles: October-December, 2005

M.-E. Aubin, D.G. Morales, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Labeling Ribonuclease S with a 3nm Au nanoparticle by two-step assembly," Nano Letters, 2005, 5, 519-522.
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S. Park, K. A. Brown, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Changes in oligonucleotide conformation on nanoparticle surfaces by modification with mercaptohexanol," Nano Letters, 2004, 4, 1925-1929.
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K. Hamad-Schifferli, J.J. Schwartz, A.T. Santos, S. Zhang, J.M. Jacobson, "Remote electronic control of DNA hybridization through inductive coupling to an attached metal nanocrystal antenna," Nature, 2002, 415, 152-155.

K. S. Hamad, R. Roth, J. Rockenberger, T. van Buuren, and A. P. Alivisatos, "Structural disorder in colloidal InAs and CdSe nanocrystals observed by XANES," Physical Review Letters, 1999, 83(17), 3474-77.

A. A. Guzelian, J. E. B. Katari, A.V. Kadavanich, U. Banin, K. Hamad, E. Juban, A. P. Alivisatos, R. H. Wolters, C. C. Arnold, J.R. Heath, "Synthesis of Size-Selected, Surface Passivated InP Nanocrystals," Journal of Physical Chemistry, 1996, 100, 7212-7219.

Editorials

K. Hamad-Schifferli, "How can we exploit the protein corona?" Nanomedicine, 2013, 8 (1), 1-3, invited editorial.
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Review Papers

S. Park and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Nanoscale Interfaces to Biology," Current Opinion in Chemical Biology, Special issue on Nanotechnology and Miniaturization, 2010, 14 (5), 616-622.
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M.-E. Aubin-Tam, K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Structure and Function of Nanoparticle-Protein Conjugates," Biomedical Materials, special issue: Advanced methods and protocols for the biomedical sciences, 2008, 3, 034001 , invited contribution.
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Featured in "Highlights of 2008" for Biomedical Materials

K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Control of biomolecular activity by nanoparticle antennas," in BioMEMS and Biomedical Nanotechnology, vol II:Micro/Nano Technologies for Genomics and Proteomics, edited by Mihri Ozkan and Michael Heller (Kluwer, New York, 2006), invited contribution.

K. Hamad-Schifferli, in Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, edited by J. A. Schwarz, C. Contescu and K. Putyera (Marcel Dekker, New York, 2004), invited contribution.
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Books and Book Chapters

K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Stability of Dispersions and interactions in nanostructured Fluids," in "Colloidal Foundations of Nanoscience: the legacy of the world of neglected dimensions for nanotechnology," Debora Berti & Gerardo Palazzo, eds., (Elsevier, 2014), invited contribution.

P. Bergese and K. Hamad-Schifferli, eds., "Nanomaterial Interfaces to Biology," Methods in Molecular Biology, XIV, vol. 1025, Series Editor John Walker, (Humana, Totowa, NJ, 2013).
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Conference Proceedings

L. G. Griffith and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Teaching the Second Law: Statistical Mechanics of Biomolecular Systems," Proceedings from the Keenan Symposium: Meeting the Entropy Challenge, Cambridge MA, 2007, in press.

H. Zhou and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Control of Enzymatic Activities by Magnetite Nanoparticles," Proceedings from the Materials Research Society Symposium, Boston, MA, 2006, 950E.

A. Wijaya, K. A. Brown, J.D. Alper, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Selective Heating of Multiple Nanoparticles," Proceedings from the Materials Research Society Symposium, Boston, MA, 2005, 900E, 0900-O09-40.1-6
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K. A. Brown, A. Wijaya, J.D. Alper, and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Synthesis of water-soluble, magnetic Fe/Au nanoparticles," Proceedings from the Materials Research Society Symposium, Boston, MA, 2005, 900E, 0900-O07-01.1-6
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M.-E. Aubin-Tam and K. Hamad-Schifferli, "Site-Specific Labeling of Active Proteins with Gold Nanoparticles," Proceedings from the Materials Research Society Symposium, Boston, MA, 2005, 900E, 0900-OO02-03.1-6.
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K. Hamad-Schifferli, J.J. Schwartz, A.T. Santos, S. Zhang, J.M. Jacobson, "Direct Electronic Control of Biomolecular Systems: Using Nanocrystals as Antennas for Regulation of Biological Activity," Proceedings from the Materials Research Society Symposium, San Francisco, CA, 2001, Y8.43.1-6

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