Prof Roger Horn

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Honorary Professor

Faculty

Instit for Frontier Materials

Department

Instit for Frontier Materials

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Publications

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2016

Use of optical interferometry to measure gold nanoparticle adsorption on silica

T Hou, L Martin, R Horn, G Greene

(2016), Vol. 506, pp. 383-392, Colloids and surfaces a: physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2015

Lubricin: a versatile, biological anti-adhesive with properties comparable to polyethylene glycol

G Greene, L Martin, R Tabor, A Michalczyk, L Ackland, R Horn

(2015), Vol. 53, pp. 127-136, Biomaterials, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Mercury vapor sorption and amalgamation with a thin gold film

T Hou, M Chen, G Greene, R Horn

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 23172-23181, ACS applied materials & interfaces, Bethesda, M.D., C1

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2014

A cartilage-inspired lubrication system

G Greene, A Olszewska, M Osterberg, H Zhu, R Horn

(2014), Vol. 10, pp. 374-382, Soft matter, London, England, C1

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2011

Inhibition of bubble coalescence : effects of salt concentration and speed of approach

L Del Castillo, S Ohnishi, R Horn

(2011), Vol. 356, pp. 316-324, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1

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Effect of disjoining pressure on terminal velocity of a bubble sliding along an inclined wall

L Del Castillo, S Ohnishi, L White, S Carnie, R Horn

(2011), Vol. 364, pp. 505-511, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1

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Coalescence map for bubbles in surfactant-free aqueous electrolyte solutions

R Horn, L Del Castillo, S Ohnishi

(2011), Vol. 168, pp. 85-92, Advances in colloid and interface science, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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2010

Colloid probe AFM study of thermal collapse and protein interactions of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) coatings

M Cole, N Voelcker, H Thissen, R Horn, H Griesser

(2010), Vol. 6, pp. 2657-2667, Soft matter, Cambridge, U. K., C1-1

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Thinning of a vertical free draining aqueous film incorporating colloidal particles

S Tan, Y Yang, R Horn

(2010), Vol. 26, pp. 63-73, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Stability of aqueous films between bubbles. Part 2. Effects of trace impurities and evaporation

V Yaminsky, S Ohnishi, E Vogler, R Horn

(2010), Vol. 26, pp. 8075-8080, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Stability of aqueous films between bubbles. Part 1. The effect of speed on bubble coalescence in purified water and simple electrolyte solutions

V Yaminsky, S Ohnishi, E Vogler, R Horn

(2010), Vol. 26, pp. 8061-8074, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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2009

The surface dilational viscosity of polypropylene glycol solutions and its influence on water flow and foam behavior

S Tan, A Jiang, J Liau, S Grano, R Horn

(2009), Vol. 93, pp. 194-203, International journal of mineral processing, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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2008

Soft matter : from shapes to forces on the nanoscale

D Chan, O Manor, J Connor, R Horn

(2008), Vol. 4, pp. 471-474, Soft matter, Cambridge, U. K., C1-1

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Transient responses of a wetting film to mechanical and electrical perturbations

R Manica, J Connor, L Clasohm, S Carnie, R Horn, D Chan

(2008), Vol. 24, pp. 1381-1390, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Hydrodynamic forces involving deformable interfaces at nanometer separations

R Manica, J Connor, R Dagastine, S Carnie, R Horn, D Chan

(2008), Vol. 20, pp. 1-12, Physics of fluids, College Park, Md., C1-1

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Rheological transition of concentrated emulsions during successive shearing cycles

Y Saiki, R Horn, C Prestidge

(2008), Vol. 327, pp. 440-445, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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Droplet structure instability in concentrated emulsions

Y Saiki, R Horn, C Prestidge

(2008), Vol. 320, pp. 569-574, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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Bubble-solid interactions in water and electrolyte solutions

R Pushkarova, R Horn

(2008), Vol. 24, pp. 8726-8734, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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2007

Dynamics of interactions involving deformable drops : hydrodynamic dimpling under attractive and repulsive electrical double layer interactions

R Manica, J Connor, S Carnie, R Horn, D Chan

(2007), Vol. 23, pp. 626-637, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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A general contact mechanical formulation of multilayered structures and its application to deconvolute thickness/mechanical properties of glue used in surface force apparatus

S Math, R Horn, V Jayaram, S Biswas

(2007), Vol. 308, pp. 551-561, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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Effects of droplet deformability on emulsion rheology

Y Saiki, C Prestidge, R Horn

(2007), Vol. 299, pp. 65-72, Colloids and surfaces A : physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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2006

Self-assembled monolayers on mercury probed with a modified surface force apparatus

L Clasohm, M Chen, W Knoll, O Vinogradova, R Horn

(2006), Vol. 110, pp. 25931-25940, Journal of physical chemistry b, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Thin film drainage : hydrodynamic and disjoining pressures determined from experimental measurements of the shape of a fluid drop approaching a solid wall

R Horn, M Asadullah, J Connor

(2006), Vol. 22, pp. 2610-2619, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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AFM study of paraffin wax surfaces

M Zbik, R Horn, N Shaw

(2006), Vol. 287, pp. 139-146, Colloids and surfaces A : physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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2005

Substrate-induced coagulation (SIC) of nano-disperse carbon black in non-aqueous media : a method of manufacturing highly conductive cathode materials for Li-ion batteries by self-assembly

A Basch, B Gollas, R Horn, J Besenhard

(2005), Vol. 35, pp. 169-176, Journal of applied electrochemistry, Dordrecht, Netherlands, C1-1

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Substrate-induced coagulation (SIC) of nano-disperse carbon black in non-aqueous media : the dispersibility and stability of carbon black in N-methyl-2-pyrrolidinone

A Basch, R Horn, J Besenhard

(2005), Vol. 253, pp. 155-161, Colloids and surfaces A : physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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The 'wimple' : rippled deformation of a fluid drop caused by hydrodynamic and surface forces during thin film drainage

L Clasohm, J Connor, O Vinogradova, R Horn

(2005), Vol. 21, pp. 8243-8249, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Surface forces measured between an air bubble and a solid surface in water

R Pushkarova, R Horn

(2005), Vol. 261, pp. 147-152, Colloids and surfaces A : physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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2004

Electrowetting measurements with mercury showing mercury/mica interfacial energy depends on charging

D Antelmi, J Connor, R Horn

(2004), Vol. 108, pp. 1030-1037, Journal of physical chemistry B : condensed matter, materials, surfaces, interfaces and biophysical, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Optical phase change at the interface between mica and thin silver film

W Briscoe, R Horn

(2004), Vol. 6, pp. 112-116, Journal of optics A : pure and applied optics, London, England, C1-1

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2003

Extending the surface force apparatus capabilities by using white light interferometry in reflection

J Connor, R Horn

(2003), Vol. 74, pp. 4601-4606, Review of scientific instruments, College Park, Md., C1-1

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The influence of surface forces on thin film drainage between a fluid drop and a flat solid

J Connor, R Horn

(2003), Vol. 123, pp. 193-206, Faraday discussions, London, England, C1-1

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Hydrophobic attraction may contribute to aqueous flocculation of clays

M Zbik, R Horn

(2003), Vol. 222, pp. 323-328, Colloids and surfaces A : physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2002

Direct measurement of surface forces due to charging of solids immersed in a nonpolar liquid

W Briscoe, R Horn

(2002), Vol. 18, pp. 3945-3956, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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2001

Measurement of aqueous film thickness between charged mercury and mica surfaces : a direct experimental probe of the Poisson-Boltzmann distribution

J Connor, R Horn

(2001), Vol. 17, pp. 7194-7197, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Apparatus-specific analysis of fluid adhesion measurements

B Francis, R Horn

(2001), Vol. 89, pp. 4167-4174, Journal of applied physics, New York, N. Y., C1-1

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Attractive forces between surfaces : what can and cannot be learned from a jump-in study with the surface forces apparatus?

O Vinogradova, R Horn

(2001), Vol. 17, pp. 1604-1607, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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2000

Hydrodynamic slippage inferred from thin film drainage measurements in a solution of nonadsorbing polymer

R Horn, O Vinogradova, M Mackay, P Nhan

(2000), Vol. 112, pp. 6424-6433, Journal of chemical physics, New York, N. Y., C1-1

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1999

Forces measured between latex spheres in aqueous electrolyte : Non-DLVO behavior and sensitivity to dissolved gas

R Considine, R Hayes, R Horn

(1999), Vol. 15, pp. 1657-1659, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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1996

The effect of surface and hydrodynamic forces on the shape of a fluid drop approaching a solid surface

R Horn, D Bachmann, J Connor, S Miklavcic

(1996), Vol. 8, pp. 9483-9490, Journal of physics : condensed matter, Bristol, England, C1-1

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1995

Colloidal interaction between a rigid solid and a fluid drop

S Miklavcic, R Horn, D Bachmann

(1995), Vol. 99, pp. 16357-16364, Journal of physical chemistry, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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1993

Possible electrical double-layer contribution to the equilibrium thickness of intergranular Glass films in polycrystalline ceramics

D Clarke, T Shaw, A Philipse, R Horn

(1993), Vol. 76, pp. 1201-1204, Journal of the American Ceramics Society, New York, N.Y., C1-1

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Double-layer and hydration forces measured between silica sheets subjected to various surface treatments

A Grabbe, R Horn

(1993), Vol. 157, pp. 375-383, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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Pressurized internal lenticular cracks at healed mica interfaces

K Wan, R Horn, S Courmont, B Lawn

(1993), Vol. 8, pp. 1128-1136, Journal of materials research, Pittsburgh, Pa., C1-1

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1992

Contact electrification and adhesion between dissimilar materials

R Horn, D Smith

(1992), Vol. 256, pp. 362-364, Science, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Repulsive interaction between coplanar cracks in the double-cantilever geometry

K Wan, B Lawn, R Horn

(1992), Vol. 7, pp. 1584-1588, Journal of materials research, Pittsburgh, Pa., C1-1

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1991

Analytic solution for the three-layer multiple beam interferometer

R Horn, D Smith

(1991), Vol. 30, pp. 59-65, Applied Optics, New York, N. Y., C1-1

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1990

Surface forces and their action in ceramic materials

R Horn

(1990), Vol. 73, pp. 1117-1135, Journal of the American Ceramics Society, New York, N.Y., C1-1

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Measuring surface forces to explore surface chemistry : mica, sapphire and silica

R Horn, D Smith

(1990), Vol. 120, pp. 72-81, Journal of non-crystalline solids, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Interfacial energy states of moisture-exposed cracks in mica

K Wan, N Aimard, S Lathabai, R Horn, B Lawn

(1990), Vol. 5, pp. 172-182, Journal of materials research, Pittsburgh, Pa., C1-1

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1989

A reevaluation of forces measured across thin polymer films : nonequillibrium and pinning effects

R Horn, S Hirz, G Hadziioannou, C Frank, J Catala

(1989), Vol. 90, pp. 6767-6774, Journal of Chemical Physics, New York, N. J., C1-1

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Surface forces and viscosity of water measured between silica sheets

R Horn, D Smith, W Haller

(1989), Vol. 162, pp. 404-408, Chemical physics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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1988

Static and dynamic forces across polymer liquid films

R Horn

(1988), Vol. 31, pp. 211-214, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Direct measurement of surface forces between sapphire crystals in aqueous solutions

R Horn, D Clarke, M Clarkson

(1988), Vol. 3, pp. 413-416, Journal of materials research, Pittsburgh, Pa., C1-1

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Double-layer and solvation forces measured in a molten salt and its mixtures with water

R Horn, D Evans, B Ninham

(1988), Vol. 92, pp. 3531-3537, Journal of physical chemistry, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Molecular organization and viscosity of a thin film of molten polymer between two surfaces as probed by force measurements

R Horn, J Israelachvili

(1988), Vol. 21, pp. 2836-2841, Macromolecules, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Forces between bilayers of cetyltrimethylammonium bromide in micellar solutions

R Pashley, P McGuiggan, R Horn, B Ninham

(1988), Vol. 126, pp. 569-578, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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1987

Structuring in liquid alkanes between solid surfaces : force measurements and mean-field theory

H Christenson, D Gruen, R Horn, J Israelachvili

(1987), Vol. 87, pp. 1834-1841, Journal of chemical physics, New York, N. Y., C1-1

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Measurement of the deformation and adhesion of solids in contact

R Horn, J Israelachvili, F Pribac

(1987), Vol. 115, pp. 480-492, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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1985

The drainage of thin liquid films between solid surfaces

D Chan, R Horn

(1985), Vol. 83, pp. 5311-5324, Journal of chemical physics, New York, N. Y., C1-1

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Solvation forces measured in non-aqueous liquids

H Christenson, R Horn

(1985), Vol. 25, pp. 37-41, Chemica scripta, Cambridge, England, C1-1

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Forces between mica surfaces in ethylene glycol

H Christenson, R Horn

(1985), Vol. 103, pp. 50-55, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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1984

Measurement of surface forces between mica sheets immersed in aqueous quaternary ammonium ion solutions

P Claesson, R Horn, R Pashley

(1984), Vol. 100, pp. 250-263, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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Direct measurement of the force between two lipid bilayers and observation of their fusion

R Horn

(1984), Vol. 778, pp. 224-228, Biochimica et biophysica acta - molecular basis of disease, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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1983

Direct measurement of the force between solid surfaces in a polar liquid

H Christenson, R Horn

(1983), Vol. 98, pp. 45-48, Chemical physics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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1982

Measurement of forces due to structure in hydrocarbon liquids

H Christenson, R Horn, J Israelachvili

(1982), Vol. 88, pp. 79-88, Journal of colloid and interface science, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

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1981

Direct measurement of structural forces between two surfaces in a nonpolar liquid

R Horn, J Israelachvili

(1981), Vol. 75, pp. 1400-1411, Journal of chemical physics, New York, N. Y., C1-1

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Forces due to structure in a thin liquid crystal film

R Horn, J Israelachvili, E Perez

(1981), Vol. 42, pp. 39-52, Journal de Physique, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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1980

Direct measurement of forces due to solvent structure

R Horn, J Israelachvili

(1980), Vol. 71, pp. 192-194, Chemical physics letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Physical principles of membrane organization

J Israelachvili, S Mar?elja, R Horn

(1980), Vol. 13, pp. 121-200, Quarterly reviews of biophysics, Cambridge, England, C1-1

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1979

Addition of a polarising microscope to the Weissenberg Rheogoniometer

R Horn

(1979), Vol. 50, pp. 659-661, Review of scientific instruments, College Park, Md., C1-1

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Molecular alignment in nematic liquid crystals : a comparison between the results of experiments at high pressure and predictions based on mean field theories

R Horn, T Faber

(1979), Vol. 368, pp. 199-223, Royal Society of London. Proceedings A. Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, London, England, C1-1

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1978

High pressure measurements of the refractive indices of two nematic liquid crystals

R Horn

(1978), Vol. 39, pp. 167-172, Journal de Physique, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Refractive indices and order parameters of two liquid crystals

R Horn

(1978), Vol. 39, pp. 105-109, Journal de Physique, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Observations on shear-induced textures and rheology of a smectic-a phase

R Horn, M Kléman

(1978), Vol. 3, pp. 229-234, Annales de physique, Paris, France, C1-1

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1973

Selective modulation of recoilless ?-rays

P Hannaford, R Horn

(1973), Vol. 6, pp. 2223-2229, Journal of physics C : solid state physics, London, England, C1-1

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Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

A new angle on the coalescence of drops

Prof Roger Horn

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2012: $107,672
  • 2011: $82,946
  • 2010: $91,869

Other Public Sector Funding

Materials Science and Engineering PhD Scholarships

Prof Roger Horn

  • 2013: $320,000
  • 2010: $300,000

Passivation and Rate-determining Factors in Bio-leaching of Minerals

Dr Angel Torriero, Prof Roger Horn, Ms Rachel Brokenshire

  • 2011: $75,000

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report