Dr Wren Greene

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Universal Biosensors Fellow

Faculty

Instit for Frontier Materials

Department

Instit for Frontier Materials

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

wren.greene@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68278

Publications

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2021

Phase behavior and electrochemical properties of solid lithium electrolytes based on N-ethyl-N-methylpyrrolidinium bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide and PVdF composites

Y Zhou, X Wang, H Zhu, G Greene, M Armand, M Forsyth, J Pringle, P Howlett

(2021), Vol. 363, pp. 1-7, Solid State Ionics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Lubricin as a tool for controlling adhesion in vivo and ex vivo

C Manasa, S Silva, P Desroches, J Dennaoui, M Russo, M Han, A Quigley, G Greene, R Kapsa, S Moulton

(2021), Vol. 16, Biointerphases, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

Antifouling strategies for electrochemical biosensing: mechanisms and performance toward point of care based diagnostic applications

Matthew Russo, Mingyu Han, Pauline Desroches, Clayton Manasa, Jessair Dennaoui, Anita Quigley, Robert Kapsa, Simon Moulton, Rosanne Guijt, George Greene, Saimon Silva

(2021), pp. 1-26, ACS sensors, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article

Cellular Interactions with Lubricin and Hyaluronic Acid-Lubricin Composite Coatings on Gold Electrodes in Passive and Electrically Stimulated Environments

N Szin, S Silva, S Moulton, R Kapsa, A Quigley, G Greene

(2021), Vol. 7, pp. 3696-3708, ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, C1

journal article

Potential Pulse-Facilitated Active Adsorption of Lubricin Polymer Brushes Can Both Accelerate Self-Assembly and Control Grafting Density

Duangruedee Khwannimit, Saimon M. Silva, Pauline Desroches, Anita Quigley, Robert Kapsa, George Greene, Simon Moulton

(2021), Vol. 37, pp. 11188-11193, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article
2020

Lubricin (PRG4) reduces fouling susceptibility and improves sensitivity of carbon-based electrodes

M Russo, M Han, A Quigley, R Kapsa, S Moulton, E Doeven, R Guijt, S Silva, G Greene

(2020), Vol. 333, pp. 1-9, Electrochimica Acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

The influence of interfacial interactions on the conductivity and phase behaviour of organic ionic plastic crystal/polymer nanoparticle composite electrolytes

F Nti, L Porcarelli, G Greene, H Zhu, F Makhlooghiazad, D Mecerreyes, P Howlett, M Forsyth, X Wang

(2020), Vol. 8, pp. 5350-5362, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal article

A Simple Electrochemical Swab Assay for the Rapid Quantification of Clonazepam in Unprocessed Saliva Enabled by Lubricin Antifouling Coatings

M Russo, A Quigley, R Kapsa, S Moulton, R Guijt, S Silva, G Greene

(2020), Vol. 7, pp. 2851-2858, ChemElectroChem, Weinheim, Germany, C1

journal article

Lubricin (PRG4) Antiadhesive Coatings Mitigate Electrochemical Impedance Instabilities in Polypyrrole Bionic Electrodes Exposed to Fouling Fluids

P Desroches, S Silva, S Gietman, A Quigley, R Kapsa, S Moulton, G Greene

(2020), Vol. 3, pp. 8032-8039, ACS Applied Bio Materials, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article

Self-Assembly of Lubricin (PRG-4) Brushes on Graphene Oxide Affords Stable 2D-Nanosheets in Concentrated Electrolytes and Complex Fluids

M Han, J Berry, S Silva, M Vidallon, W Lei, A Quigley, R Kapsa, S Moulton, R Tabor, G Greene

(2020), Vol. 3, pp. 11527-11542, ACS Applied Nano Materials, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article
2019

Lubricin on platinum electrodes: A low-impedance protein-resistant surface towards biomedical implantation

S Silva, A Quigley, R Kapsa, G Greene, S Moulton

(2019), Vol. 6, pp. 1939-1943, ChemElectroChem, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Interactions between lubricin and hyaluronic acid synergistically enhance antiadhesive properties

H Ye, M Han, R Huang, T Schmidt, W Qi, Z He, L Martin, G Jay, R Su, G Greene

(2019), Vol. 11, pp. 18090-18102, ACS applied materials and interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article

Prospects and application of nanobiotechnology in food preservation: molecular perspectives

D Bhuyan, G Greene, R Das

(2019), Vol. 39, pp. 759-778, Critical Reviews in Biotechnology, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Adhesion and self-assembly of lubricin (prg4) brush layers on different substrate surfaces

M Han, S Silva, W Lei, A Quigley, R Kapsa, S Moulton, G Greene

(2019), Vol. 35, pp. 15834-15848, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article

Dataset on the synthesis and physicochemical characterization of blank and curcumin encapsulated sericin nanoparticles obtained from Philosamia ricini silkworm cocoons

D Bhuyan, G Greene, R Das

(2019), Vol. 26, pp. 1-8, Data in brief, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Adsorption of amyloidogenic peptides to functionalized surfaces is biased by charge and hydrophilicity

Torsten John, George Greene, Nitin Patil, Tiara Dealey, Mohammed Hossain, Bernd Abel, Lisandra Martin

(2019), Vol. 35, pp. 14522-14531, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article
2018

Lubricin Antiadhesive Coatings Exhibit Size-Selective Transport Properties that Inhibit Biofouling of Electrode Surfaces with Minimal Loss in Electrochemical Activity

G Greene, V Ortiz, C Pozo-Gonzalo, S Moulton, X Wang, L Martin, A Michalczky, P Howlett

(2018), Vol. 5, pp. 1-10, Advanced materials interfaces, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Ternary lithium-salt organic ionic plastic crystal polymer composite electrolytes for high voltage, all-solid-state batteries

Yundong Zhou, Xiaoen Wang, Haijin Zhu, Michel Armand, Maria Forsyth, George Greene, Jennifer Pringle, Patrick Howlett

(2018), Vol. 15, pp. 407-414, Energy storage materials, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2017

N-ethyl-N-methylpyrrolidinium bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide-electrospun polyvinylidene fluoride composite electrolytes: characterization and lithium cell studies

Y Zhou, X Wang, H Zhu, M Armand, M Forsyth, G Greene, J Pringle, P Howlett

(2017), Vol. 19, pp. 2225-2234, Physical chemistry chemical physics, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Structure and property changes in self-assembled lubricin layers induced by calcium ion interactions

G Greene, R Thapa, S Holt, X Wang, C Garvey, R Tabor

(2017), Vol. 33, pp. 2559-2570, Langmuir, Washington, United States, C1

journal article

Organic ionic plastic crystal-based composite electrolyte with surface enhanced ion transport and its use in all-solid-state lithium batteries

X Wang, H Zhu, G Greene, Y Zhou, M Yoshizawa-Fujita, Y Miyachi, M Armand, M Forsyth, J Pringle, P Howlett

(2017), Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, Advanced materials technologies, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Solid-state lithium conductors for lithium metal batteries based on electrospun nanofiber/plastic crystal composites

Y Zhou, X Wang, H Zhu, M Yoshizawa-Fujita, Y Miyachi, M Armand, M Forsyth, G Greene, J Pringle, P Howlett

(2017), Vol. 10, pp. 3135-3145, ChemSusChem, Weinheim, Germany, C1

journal article
2016

Electrokinetic properties of lubricin antiadhesive coatings in microfluidic systems

G Greene, E Duffy, A Shallan, A Wuethrich, B Paull

(2016), Vol. 32, pp. 1899-1908, Langmuir, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article

Interactions between fibroin and sericin proteins from antheraea pernyi and bombyx mori silk fibers

S Du, J Zhang, W Zhou, Q Li, G Greene, H Zhu, J Li, X Wang

(2016), Vol. 478, pp. 316-323, Journal of colloid and interface science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Enhancement of ion dynamics in organic ionic plastic crystal/PVDF composite electrolytes prepared by co-electrospinning

X Wang, H Zhu, G Greene, J Li, N Iranipour, C Garnier, J Fang, M Armand, M Forsyth, J Pringle, P Howlett

(2016), Vol. 4, pp. 9873-9880, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal article

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

journal article

Dip-and-drag lateral force spectroscopy for measuring adhesive forces between nanofibers

G Dolan, G Yakubov, G Greene, N Amiralian, P Annamalai, D Martin, J Stokes

(2016), Vol. 32, pp. 13340-13348, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1

journal article

Redox-active quasi-solid-state electrolytes for thermal energy harvesting

L Jin, G Greene, D MacFarlane, J Pringle

(2016), Vol. 1, pp. 654-658, ACS energy letters, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article
2015

Enhanced ionic mobility in organic ionic plastic crystal - dendrimer solid electrolytes

G Greene, F Ponzio, N Iranipour, H Zhu, A Seeber, M Forsyth, P Howlett

(2015), Vol. 175, pp. 214-223, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

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

journal article

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

journal article
2014

A cartilage-inspired lubrication system

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

(2014), Vol. 10, pp. 374-382, Soft Matter, C1

journal article
2013

Lubrication and Wear Protection of Natural (Bio)Systems

G Greene, D Lee, J Yu, S Das, X Banquy, J Israelachvili

(2013), pp. 83-133, Polymer Adhesion, Friction, and Lubrication, B1-1

book chapter

Synergistic interactions between grafted hyaluronic acid and lubricin provide enhanced wear protection and lubrication

S Das, X Banquy, B Zappone, G Greene, G Jay, J Israelachvili

(2013), Vol. 14, pp. 1669-1677, Biomacromolecules, C1

journal article

Dynamics of force generation by confined actin filaments

X Banquy, G Greene, B Zappone, A Kolomeisky, J Israelachvili

(2013), Vol. 9, pp. 2389-2392, Soft Matter, C1-1

journal article

A cartilage-inspired lubrication system

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

(2013), Vol. 10, pp. 374-382, Soft matter, London, England, C1

journal article
2012

The boundary lubrication of chemically grafted and cross-linked hyaluronic acid in phosphate buffered saline and lipid solutions measured by the surface forces apparatus

J Yu, X Banquy, G Greene, D Lowrey, J Israelachvili

(2012), Vol. 28, pp. 2244-2250, Langmuir, C1-1

journal article

Hyaluronic acid-collagen network interactions during the dynamic compression and recovery of cartilage

G Greene, B Zappone, X Banquy, D Lee, O Söderman, D Topgaard, J Israelachvili

(2012), Vol. 8, pp. 9906-9914, Soft Matter, C1

journal article

The electrochemical surface forces apparatus: The effect of surface roughness, electrostatic surface potentials, and anodic oxide growth on interaction forces, and friction between dissimilar surfaces in aqueous solutions

M Valtiner, X Banquy, K Kristiansen, G Greene, J Israelachvili

(2012), Vol. 28, pp. 13080-13093, Langmuir, C1

journal article
2011

Pressure solution - The importance of the electrochemical surface potentials

K Kristiansen, M Valtiner, G Greene, J Boles, J Israelachvili

(2011), Vol. 75, pp. 6882-6892, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, C1-1

journal article

Effect of surface roughness and electrostatic surface potentials on forces between dissimilar surfaces in aqueous solution

M Valtiner, K Kristiansen, G Greene, J Israelachvili

(2011), Vol. 23, pp. 2294-2299, Advanced Materials, C1-1

journal article

Adaptive mechanically controlled lubrication mechanism found in articular joints

G Greene, X Banquy, D Woog Lee, D Lowrey, J Yu, J Israelachvili

(2011), Vol. 108, pp. 5255-5259, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, C1-1

journal article
2010

Anisotropic dynamic changes in the pore network structure, fluid diffusion and fluid flow in articular cartilage under compression

G Greene, B Zappone, O Söderman, D Topgaard, G Rata, H Zeng, J Israelachvili

(2010), Vol. 31, pp. 3117-3128, Biomaterials, C1-1

journal article

Recent advances in the surface forces apparatus (SFA) technique

J Israelachvili, Y Min, M Akbulut, A Alig, G Carver, W Greene, K Kristiansen, E Meyer, N Pesika, K Rosenberg, H Zeng

(2010), Vol. 73, Reports on Progress in Physics, C1-1

journal article
2009

Role of electrochemical reactions in pressure solution

G Greene, K Kristiansen, E Meyer, J Boles, J Israelachvili

(2009), Vol. 73, pp. 2862-2874, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, C1-1

journal article

Force amplification response of actin filaments under confined compression

G Greene, T Anderson, H Zeng, B Zappone, J Israelachvili

(2009), Vol. 106, pp. 445-449, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, C1-1

journal article
2008

Changes in pore morphology and fluid transport in compressed articular cartilage and the implications for joint lubrication

G Greene, B Zappone, B Zhao, O Söderman, D Topgaard, G Rata, J Israelachvili

(2008), Vol. 29, pp. 4455-4462, Biomaterials, C1-1

journal article

Molecular aspects of boundary lubrication by human lubricin: Effect of disulfide bonds and enzymatic digestion

B Zappone, G Greene, E Oroudjev, G Jay, J Israelachvili

(2008), Vol. 24, pp. 1495-1508, Langmuir, C1-1

journal article
2007

Adsorption, lubrication, and wear of lubricin on model surfaces: Polymer brush-like behavior of a glycoprotein

B Zappone, M Ruths, G Greene, G Jay, J Israelachvili

(2007), Vol. 92, pp. 1693-1708, Biophysical Journal, C1-1

journal article
2006

Experimental investigation of the dissolution of quartz by a muscovite mica surface: Implications for pressure solution

E Meyer, G Greene, N Alcantar, J Israelachvili, J Boles

(2006), Vol. 111, Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, C1-1

journal article

Confined fluids and their role in pressure solution

A Anzalone, J Boles, G Greene, K Young, J Israelachvili, N Alcantar

(2006), Vol. 230, pp. 220-231, Chemical Geology, C1-1

journal article
2005

Protein binding properties of surface-modified porous polyethylene membranes

G Greene, H Radhakrishna, R Tannenbaum

(2005), Vol. 26, pp. 5972-5982, Biomaterials, C1-1

journal article
2004

Adsorbtion of polyelectrolyte multilayers on plasma-modified porous polyethylene

G Greene, R Tannenbaum

(2004), Vol. 238, pp. 101-107, Applied Surface Science, C1-1

journal article

Chemical and thermal stability of surface-modified porous polyethylene membranes

G Greene, R Tannenbaum

(2004), Vol. 25, pp. 609-617, Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, C1-1

journal article

Adsorption of polyelectrolyte multilayers on plasma-modified porous polyethylene

G Greene, R Tannenbaum

(2004), Vol. 233, pp. 336-342, Applied Surface Science, C1-1

journal article

Deposition and wetting characteristics of polyelectrolyte multilayers on plasma-modified porous polyethylene

G Greene, G Yao, R Tannenbaum

(2004), Vol. 20, pp. 2739-2745, Langmuir, Washington, D. C., C1-1

journal article
2003

Wetting characteristics of plasma-modified porous polyethylene

G Greene, G Yao, R Tannenbaum

(2003), Vol. 19, pp. 5869-5874, Langmuir, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Investigation and development of biological anti-adhesive coatings

Dr Wren Greene

ARC DECRA - Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

  • 2015: $141,096
  • 2014: $137,306
  • 2013: $133,279

Novel Ionic Composites with superior transport and mechanical properties for Clean Energy Systems

Prof Patrick Howlett, Prof Jenny Pringle, Prof Michel Armand, Dr Wren Greene

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2016: $95,984
  • 2015: $94,380
  • 2014: $92,720

Ultra-low fouling active surfaces

A/Prof Simon Moulton, Dr Wren Greene, A/Prof Robert Kapsa, Dr Anita Quigley

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2020: $41,300
  • 2019: $26,300
  • 2018: $71,160

Other Public Sector Funding

EVE-M initiative

Dr Wren Greene

  • 2020: $37,400

Industry and Other Funding

Plastic Crystal Assisted Sintering of Porous Plastic

Dr Wren Greene, Dr Xiaoen Wang

  • 2018: $3,425
  • 2017: $9,125

Design of high ion conductivity in polymer/OIPC composite through understanding the effect of chemistry on structure and ion dynamics at polymer/OIPC interfaces

Prof Patrick Howlett, Dr Xiaoen Wang, Dr Wren Greene

  • 2020: $142,639
  • 2019: $141,014
  • 2018: $82,856
  • 2017: $126,275

Lubricin Enabled Microfluidics

Dr Wren Greene

  • 2020: $20,000
  • 2019: $20,000
  • 2018: $20,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2017

Ninghui Han

Thesis entitled: A New Angle on the Coalescence of Drops

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), Institute for Frontier Materials

2016

Tingting Hou

Thesis entitled: Sensors based on optical interferometry

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering), Institute for Frontier Materials

Associate Supervisor
2018

Matthew Russo

Thesis entitled: Development of Quasi-Solid State Electrolytes for Thermal Energy Harvesting

Master of Philosophy (Electromaterials), Institute for Frontier Materials