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Materials Engineering & Material-Tissue Interactions

Division C - Department of Engineering

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Journal Papers

J.M. Sobral, V.N. Malheiro, T.W. Clyne, J. Harris, R.S. Rezk, B. O'Neill, A.E. Markaki, (2015), "An Accelerated Buoyancy Adhesion Assay combined with 3-D Morphometric Analysis for Assessing Osteoblast Adhesion on Microgrooved Substrata", submitted. 

S. Bagherifard, D.J. Hickey, A.C. de Luca, V.N. Malheiro, A.E. Markaki, M. Guagliano, T.J. Webster (2015), "The Influence of Nanostructured Features on Bacterial Adhesion and Bone Cell Functions on Severely Shot Peened 316L Stainless Steel", Biomaterials, 73, pp. 185-197.

R.L. Spear, A. Symeonidou, J.N. Skepper, R. A. Brooks, A.E. Markaki (2015), "Fibrin affects Short-term In Vitro Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Responses to Magneto-active Fibre Networks", Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, 2(3), pp. 143-157. 

S. Neelakantan, J.C. Tan, A.E. Markaki (2015)"Out-of-plane Auxeticity in Sintered Fibre Network Mats", Scripta Materialia, 106, pp. 30-33.

A.C. de Luca, M. Zink, A. Weidt, S.G. Mayr, A.E. Markaki (2015)"Effect of Microgrooved Surface Topography on Osteoblast Maturation and Protein Adsorption", Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, 103(8), pp. 2689-700.

R.L. Spear, B. Srigengan, S. Neelakantan, W. Bosbach, R. A. Brooks, A.E. Markaki (2015)"Physical and Biological Characterisation of Ferromagnetic Fibre Networks: Effect of Fibrin Deposition on Short-term In Vitro Responses of Human Osteoblasts", Tissue Engineering Part A, 21(3-4), pp. 463-474. 

A.E. Markaki and A.W. Justin (2014)"Magneto-Active Scaffold for Stimulation of Bone Growth”, Invited Review, Special Issue on Smart Materials, Materials Science & Engineering, 30 (13a), pp. 1590-1598.

S. Neelakantan, W. Bosbach, J. Woodhouse, A.E. Markaki (2014), "Characterisation and Deformation Response of Orthotropic Fibre Networks with Auxetic Out-Of-Plane Behaviour", Acta Materialia, 66, pp. 326-339.

V.N. Malheiro, J.N. Skepper, R.A. Brooks, A.E. Markaki (2013), "In vitro Osteoblast Response to Ferritic Stainless Steel Fibre Networks for Magneto-Active Layers on Implants", Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, 101(6), pp. 1588-1598.

R.L. Spear, R.A.Brooks, A.E.Markaki (2013), "Short-term In vitro Responses of Human Peripheral Blood Monocytes to Ferritic Stainless Steel Fibre Networks", Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, 101(5), pp. 1456-1463.

V.N. Malheiro, R.L. Spear, R.A. Brooks, A.E. Markaki (2011), “Osteoblast and Monocyte Responses to 444 Ferritic Stainless Steel intended for a Magneto-Mechanically Actuated Fibrous Scaffold”, Biomaterials, 32(29), pp. 6883-6892.

D. Tsarouchas & A.E. Markaki (2011), “Extraction of Fibre Network Architecture by X-ray Tomography and Prediction of Elastic Properties using an Affine Analytical Model”, Acta Materialia, 59(18) pp. 6989-7002.

H.J. Griffiths, A.E. Markaki, C.A. Collier, T.W. Clyne (2011), “Cell Adhesion to Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation (PEO) Titania Coatings, Assessed using a Centrifuging Technique”, Journal of the Mechanical Behaviour of Biomedical Materials, 4(8), pp. 2103-2112.

S.R. Pemberton, E.K. Oberg, J. Dean, D. Tsarouchas, A.E. Markaki, L. Marston, T.W. Clyne (2011), “The Fracture Energy of Metal Fibre Reinforced Ceramic Composites (MFCs)”, Composites Science & Technology, 71(3), pp. 266-275.

J. Pfetzing, M. F.-X. Wagner, R. Zarnetta, J. Frenzel, G. Eggeler, A.E. Markaki, J. Wheeler, T.W. Clyne (2010), “Nanoindentation of a Pseudoelastic NiTiFe Shape Memory Alloy”, Advanced Engineering Materials, 12(1-2), pp. 13-19.

A. E. Markaki, K. M. Knowles, R. A. Oliver and A. Gholinia (2009), “Surface Terracing on Ferritic Stainless-Steel Fibres and Potential Relevance to In-Vitro Cell Growth”, Philosophical Magazine, 89(26), pp.2285-2303.

P.Brown, L.Marston, J.Dean, J.C.Tan, A.E.Markaki and T.W.Clyne (2007), "Stainless Steel Sandwich", Materials World, 15(2), pp.26-28.

T.W. Clyne, I.O. Golosnoy, J.C. Tan and A.E. Markaki (2006), “Porous Materials for Thermal Management under Extreme Conditions”, Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A: Mathematical, Physical & Eng. Sci., 364, pp.125-146.

T.W. Clyne, A.E. Markaki and J.C. Tan (2005) “Mechanical and Magnetic Properties of Metal Fibre Networks, with and without a Polymeric Matrix”, Composites Science & Technology, 20th Anniversary Special Issue, 65(15-16), pp. 2492-2499.

A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2005), “Magneto-Mechanical Actuation of Bonded Ferromagnetic Fibre Arrays”, Acta Materialia, 53(3), pp. 877-889.

A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2004), “Magneto-Mechanical Stimulation of Bone Growth in A Bonded Array of Ferromagnetic Fibres”, Biomaterials, 25(19), pp. 4805-4815.

A.E. Markaki, V. Gergely, A. Cockburn, T.W. Clyne (2003), “Production of a Highly Porous Material by Liquid Phase Sintering of Short Ferritic Stainless Steel Fibres and a Preliminary Study of its Mechanical Behaviour”, Composites Science & Technology, 63(16), pp. 2345-2351.

A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2003), “Mechanics of Thin Ultra-Light Stainless Steel Sandwich Sheet Material: Part I - Stiffness”, Acta Materialia, 51(5), pp. 1341-1350.

A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2003), “Mechanics of Thin Ultra-Light Stainless Steel Sandwich Sheet Material: Part II – Resistance to Delamination”, Acta Materialia, 51(5), pp. 1351-1357.

A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2002), “Energy Absorption During Failure of Layered Metal Foam / Ceramic Composites”, Materials Science & Engineering, A323, pp. 260-269.

V.D. Papachristos, C.N. Panagopoulos, L.W. Christoffersen & A. Markaki (2001), “Young’s Modulus, Hardness and Scratch Adhesion of Ni-P-W Multilayered Alloy Coating Produced by Pulse Plating”, Thin Solid Films, 396, 174-183.

A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2001), “The Effect of Cell Wall Microstructure on the Deformation and Fracture of Aluminium-Based Foams”, Acta Materialia, 49(9), pp. 1677-1686.

A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2000), “Characterisation of Impact Response of Metallic Foam / Ceramic Laminates", Materials Science & Technology, 16(7-8), pp. 785-791.

C.N. Panagopoulos, A.E. Markaki & P.E. Agathocleous (1998), “Excimer Laser Treatment of Nickel-Coated Cast Iron”, Materials Science & Engineering, A241(1-2), pp. 226-232.

    C.N. Panagopoulos, A. Markaki & E. Hontzopoulos (1997), “Excimer Laser Treatment of Copper-Coated Mild Steel”, Journal of Materials Science, 32(6), pp. 1425-1430.

    Edited Book Chapters

    R.L. Spear, A. Symeonidou, R.A. Brooks, A.E. Markaki (2015), “In Vitro Assessment of Porous Magneto-Active Coatings for Implant Osseointegration”, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, S. Hashmi (ed), Elsevier, in press.

    A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2008), “Stainless Steel Sandwich Sheets with Fibrous Metal Cores”, Automotive Engineering: Lightweight, Functional, and Novel Materials, B. Cantor, P. Grant and C. Johnston (eds), Taylor & Francis, Chapter 14, pp. 149-175.

    A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2005), “Magneto-Mechanical Stimulation of Bone Growth”, Encyclopedia of Materials Science and Technology – Updates, K.H.J. Buschow, R.W. Chan, M.C. Flemings, E.J. Kramer, S. Mahajan, P. Veyssiere (eds), Elsevier, July, pp. 1-6.

    A.E. Markaki, P. Colombo and T.W. Clyne (2005), “Highly Porous Metals and Ceramics”, Encyclopaedia of Condensed Matter Physics, F. Bassani, G.L. Liedl, P. Wyder (eds), Elsevier, Oxford, Volume 2, pp. 318 –332.

      Granted Patents

      A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne, “Development of an Ultra-Light Stainless Steel Sheet Material”.  US patent, number US 6,764,772 (granted 20th July 2004).

      A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne, “Development of an Ultra-Light Stainless Steel Sheet Material”  German Utility Model patent, number 20119367.1 (granted 11th April 2002).

        The above patents are owned by the University, through its technology transfer company, Cambridge University Technical Services Ltd, and exclusively licensed to Cambridge-MIT Institute.

        Conference Papers

        A. Symeonidou, R.L. Spear, R.A. Brooks and A.E.Markaki (2013), "Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Response to 444 Ferritic Stainless Steel Networks", in MRS Online Proceedings Library, Volume 1569,, pp 73-78.

        R.L. Spear, R.A. Brooks and A.E.Markaki (2012), "Short-term Cytotoxic and Inflammatory Responses of Human Monocytes to Stainless Steel Fibre Networks", in MRS Online Proceedings Library, Volume 1417,, mrsf11-1417-kk03-36.

        C.A. Collier, J.M. Paillard, A.E. Markaki, J.A. Curran, H.J. Griffiths, T.W. Clyne (2009), "In Vitro Human Osteoblast Responses to Titanium Oxide-Based Surfaces with Varying Topology and Composition", in Materials Research Society Conference Proceedings Structure-Property Relationships in Biomineralized and Biomimetric Composites, Volume 1187, 14-17 April, San Francisco, USA, pp. 77-82.

        H.J. Griffiths, J.G. Harvey, J. Dean, J.A. Curran, A.E. Markaki, T.W. Clyne (2008), “Characterisation of Cell Adhesion to Substrate Materials and the Resistance to Enzymatic and Mechanical Cell-Removal”, in Materials Research Society Conference Proceedings, Volume 1097E, 24-28 March, San Francisco, California, USA.

        A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (2004), “Magneto-Mechanical Bone Growth Stimulation”, Proc. SPIE International Symposium on Smart Materials Nano-, and Micro-Smart Systems, Biomedical Applications of Micro- and Nanoengineering II, Sydney, Australia, SPIE-INT Society Optical Engineering, D.V. Nicolau (ed), 5651, pp. 61-67.

        A.E. Markaki, S.A. Westgate & T.W. Clyne (2002), “The Stiffness and Weldability of an Ultra-light Steel Sandwich Sheet Material with a Fibrous Metal Core”, Proc. 3rd Global Symp. Materials Processing & Manufacturing: Processing & Properties of Lightweight Cellular Metals & Structures, TMS Meeting, Seattle, USA, A.K. Ghosh, T.H. Sanders and T.D. Claar (eds), pp.15-24.

        T. Wierzbicki, M. Doyoyo & A.E. Markaki (2001), “Redefining the Concept of Stress - Strain Curve for Foams”, MetFoam '01, Bremen, Germany, J. Banhart, M.F. Ashby and N.A. Fleck (eds.), Verlag MIT Publishing, pp. 449-454.

        A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (1999), “The Effect of Impact Velocity on Deformation of Layered Metal Foam / Ceramic Composites”, MetFoam '99, Bremen, Germany, J. Banhart, M.F. Ashby and N.A. Fleck (eds.), Verlag MIT Publishing, pp. 359-364.

        A.E. Markaki and T.W. Clyne (1999), “Energy Absorption During Flexural Failure of Layered Metal Foam / Ceramic Composites”, Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM-12), Paris, T. Massard and A. Vautrin (eds.), Woodhead, paper 587.