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Materials Engineering & Material-Tissue Interactions

Division C - Department of Engineering


AW Justin, F Cammarata, AA Guy, SR Estevez, S Burgess, H Davaapil, A Stavropoulou-Tatla, J Ong, AG Jacob, K Saeb-Parsy, S Sinha, AE Markaki (2023), "Densified collagen tubular grafts for human tissue replacement and disease modelling applications"Biomaterials Advances, Volume 145, 213245,

A Stavropoulou Tatla, AW Justin, C Watts, AE Markaki (2021),  "A vascularized tumoroid model for human glioblastoma angiogenesis", Scientific Reports, 1119550.

R Rezk, BZ Jia, A Wendler, I Dimov, C Watts, AE Markaki, K Franze, AJ Kabla (2020), "Spatial heterogeneity of cell-matrix adhesive forces predicts human glioblastoma migration", Neuro-Oncology Advances, 2(1), vdaa081.

J Ong, J Zhao, G Katarivas Levy, J Macdonald, AW Justin, AE Markaki (2020), "Functionalisation of a Heat-Derived and Bio-Inert Albumin Hydrogel with Extracellular Matrix by Air Plasma Treatment", Scientific Reports, 10, 12429.

Z Li, LR de Souza,C Litina, AE Markaki, A Al-Tabbaa (2020), "A novel biomimetic design of a 3D vascular structure for self-healing in cementitious materials using Murray's law", Materials and Design, 190,108572, doi: 10.1016/j.matdes.2020.108572.

D Iandolo D, J Sheard, G Katarivas Levy, C Pitsalidis C, E Tan, A Dennis, JS Kim, AE Markaki, D Widera, R Owens (2020), "3D biomimetic and electroactive scaffolds for human neural crest-derived stem cell expansion and osteogenic differentiation", MRS Communications, 179–187.

AA Guy, AW Justin, DM Aguilar-Garza, AE Markaki (2020), "3D Printable Vascular Networks Generated by Accelerated Constrained Constructive Optimization for Tissue Engineering", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 67(6) pp. 1650-1663, doi: 10.1109/TBME.2019.2942313.

Z Li, LR de Souza,C Litina, AE Markaki, A Al-Tabbaa (2019), "Feasibility of Using 3D Printed Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) for Creating Self-Healing Vascular Tunnels in Cement System", Materials, 12, 3872, doi: 10.3390/ma12233872.

G Katarivas Levy, J Ong, MA Birch, AW Justin, AE Markaki (2019), "Albumin-Enriched Fibrin Hydrogel Embedded in Active Ferromagnetic Networks Improves Osteoblast Differentiation and Vascular Self-Organisation", Polymers, 11, 1743.

J Ong, J Zhao, AW Justin, AE Markaki (2019), "Albumin-based Hydrogels for Regenerative Engineering and Cell Transplantation", Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 116, pp. 3457-3468: doi: 10.1002/bit.27167. 

G Katarivas Levy, MA Birch, RA Brooks, S Neelakantan, AE Markaki (2019), "Stimulation of Human Osteoblast Differentiation in Magneto-Mechanically Actuated Ferromagnetic Fiber Networks", Journal of Clinical Medicine, 8(10), 1522, doi:10.3390/jcm8101522.

OC Tysoe, AW Justin et al  (2019), "Isolation and Propagation of Primary Human Cholangiocyte Organoids for the Generation of Bio-engineered Biliary Tissue", Nature Protocols, 14, pp. 1884–1925, doi:10.1038/s41596-019-0168-0.

A Berdichevski, MA Birch, AE Markaki (2019), "Collagen scaffolds with tailored pore geometry for building three-dimensional vascular networks", Materials Letters, 248, pp. 93-96.

AW Justin, K Saeb-Parsy, AE Markaki, L. Vallier, F. Sampaziotis (2018), "Advances in the Generation of Bioengineered Bile Ducts", BBA - Molecular Basis of Disease, pp. 1532-1538.

JM Sobral, TW Clyne, R Rezk, AE Markaki (2017), "Control over Fine Scale Terrace Structures induced on Polycrystalline Pd by Simple Heat Treatments in Air", Surface and Coatings Technology, 326, Part A, pp. 327-335. 

F Sampaziotis, AW Justin et al (2017), "Reconstruction of the Mouse Extrahepatic Biliary Tree using Primary Human Extrahepatic Cholangiocyte Organoids", Nature Medicine, 23, pp. 954963.

MC Varley, AE Markaki, RA Brooks (2017), "Effect of Rotation on Scaffold Motion and Cell Growth in Rotating Bioreactors", Tissue Engineering Part A23(11-12), pp. 522-534. 

JM Sobral, TW Clyne, R Rezk, AE Markaki (2017), "Nano-terracing on Polycrystalline Palladium induced via Simple Heat Treatment", Scripta Materialia130, pp. 17-21. 

AW Justin, RA Brooks, AE Markaki (2016), "Multi-casting Approach for Vascular Networks in Cellularized Hydrogels", Journal of Royal Society Interface, 13: 20160768.

MC Varley, S Neelakantan, TW Clyne, J Dean, RA Brooks, AE Markaki (2016),  "Cell Structure, Stiffness and Permeability of Freeze-dried Collagen Scaffolds in Dry and Hydrated States", Acta Biomaterialia, 33, pp. 166-175.

JM Sobral, VN Malheiro, TW Clyne, J Harris, R Rezk, WO'Neill, AE Markaki (2016),  "An Accelerated Buoyancy Adhesion Assay combined with 3-D Morphometric Analysis for Assessing Osteoblast Adhesion on Microgrooved Substrata", Journal of the Mechanical Behaviour of Biomedical Materials, 60, pp. 22-37. 

S Bagherifard, DJ Hickey, AC de Luca, VN Malheiro, AE Markaki, M Guagliano, TJ 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.

RL Spear, A Symeonidou, JN Skepper, RA Brooks, AE Markaki (2015), "Fibrin affects Short-term In Vitro Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Responses to Magneto-active Fibre Networks", Biomaterials & Biomechanics in Biomedical Engineering, 2(3), pp. 143-157, 10.12989/bme.2015.2.3.143

Neelakantan, JC Tan, AE Markaki (2015)"Out-of-plane Auxeticity in Sintered Fibre Network Mats", Scripta Materialia, 106, pp. 30-33.

AC de Luca, M Zink, A Weidt, SG Mayr, AE 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.

RL Spear, B Srigengan, S Neelakantan, W Bosbach, RA Brooks, AE 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. 

AE Markaki and AW 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, AE Markaki (2014), "Characterisation and Deformation Response of Orthotropic Fibre Networks with Auxetic Out-Of-Plane Behaviour", Acta Materialia, 66, pp. 326-339.

VN Malheiro, JN Skepper, RA Brooks, AE 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.

RL Spear, RA Brooks, AE 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.

VN Malheiro, RL Spear, RA Brooks, AE 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 & AE 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.

HJ Griffiths, AE Markaki, CA Collier, TW 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.

SR Pemberton, EK Oberg, J Dean, D Tsarouchas, AE Markaki, L Marston, TW 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, AE Markaki, J Wheeler, TW Clyne (2010), “Nanoindentation of a Pseudoelastic NiTiFe Shape Memory Alloy”, Advanced Engineering Materials, 12(1-2), pp. 13-19.

AE Markaki, KM Knowles, RA 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, JC Tan, AE Markaki and TW Clyne (2007), "Stainless Steel Sandwich", Materials World, 15(2), pp.26-28.

TW Clyne, IO Golosnoy, JC Tan and AE Markaki (2006), “Porous Materials for Thermal Management under Extreme Conditions”, Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A: Mathematical, Physical & Eng. Sci., 364, pp.125-146.

TW Clyne, AE Markaki and JC 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.

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

AE Markaki and TW 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.

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

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

VD Papachristos, CN Panagopoulos, LW 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.

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

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

CN Panagopoulos, AE Markaki, PE Agathocleous (1998), “Excimer Laser Treatment of Nickel-Coated Cast Iron”, Materials Science & Engineering, A241(1-2), pp. 226-232.

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