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2011
24 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrasonic velocimetry for the in situ characterisation of particulate settling and sedimentation

Hunter, T. N., Peakall, J. & Biggs, S. R., 1 Apr 2011, In : Minerals Engineering. 24, 5, p. 416-423 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sedimentation
Velocity measurement
Ultrasonics
sedimentation
Dispersions
2010
16 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of the dispersion stability of a stimulus responsive core-shell colloidal latex

Reis, B. M., Armes, S. P., Fujii, S. & Biggs, S., 15 Jan 2010, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 353, 2-3, p. 210-215 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latex
Latexes
Polymers
Particles (particulate matter)
Rheology
6 Citations (Scopus)

Particle-particle interactions: The link between aggregate properties and rheology

Daintree, L. & Biggs, S., 1 Sep 2010, In : Particulate Science and Technology. 28, 5, p. 404-425 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Particle interactions
Rheology
Yield stress
Force control
Colloids
19 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption kinetics of laponite and ludox silica nanoparticles onto a deposited Poly(diallyldimethylammonium chloride) layer measured by a quartz crystal microbalance and optical reflectometry

Xu, D., Hodges, C., Ding, Y., Biggs, S., Brooker, A. & York, D., 7 Dec 2010, In : Langmuir. 26, 23, p. 18105-18112 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ludox (trademark)
Quartz crystal microbalances
quartz crystals
Silicon Dioxide
microbalances
2012
18 Citations (Scopus)

Using a multi-frequency acoustic backscatter system as an in situ high concentration dispersion monitor

Hunter, T. N., Darlison, L., Peakall, J. & Biggs, S., 1 Oct 2012, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 80, p. 409-418 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustics
Monitor
Large scale systems
Attenuation
Transducers
2010
34 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation of particle-stabilized emulsions using membrane emulsification

Yuan, Q., Cayre, O. J., Manga, M., Williams, R. A. & Biggs, S., 29 Mar 2010, In : Soft Matter. 6, 7, p. 1580-1588 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emulsification
Emulsions
emulsions
membranes
Membranes
2018
8 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of Catalytic Nanoparticles onto Polymer Substrates for Controlled Deposition of Microcapsule Metal Shells

Hitchcock, J. P., Tasker, A. L., Stark, K., Leeson, A., Baxter, E. A., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 30 Jan 2018, In : Langmuir. 34, 4, p. 1473-1480 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
metal shells
Capsules
Polymers
Metals
Nanoparticles
2011
8 Citations (Scopus)

Fine particle turbulence modulation

Harbottle, D., Biggs, S. & Fairweather, M., 1 Jul 2011, In : AIChE Journal. 57, 7, p. 1693-1699 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suspensions
Reynolds number
Turbulence
Modulation
Silicon Dioxide
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)

In situ characterisation of a concentrated colloidal titanium dioxide settling suspension and associated bed development: Application of an acoustic backscatter system

Bux, J., Peakall, J., Biggs, S. & Hunter, T. N., 1 Nov 2015, In : Powder Technology. 284, p. 530-540 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dispersions
Titanium dioxide
Suspensions
Acoustics
Sedimentation

Applications of stimuli-responsive functional colloids

Yow, H. N., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 1 Jan 2015, Chemoresponsive Materials: Stimulation by Chemical and Biological Signals. Schneider, H-J. (ed.). Cambridge: The Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 242-265 24 p. (RSC Smart Materials; no. 14).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Colloids
Polymers
Drug delivery
Dispersions
Particles (particulate matter)
2012
46 Citations (Scopus)

PH-responsive colloidosomes and their use for controlling release

Cayre, O. J., Hitchcock, J., Manga, M. S., Fincham, S., Simoes, A., Williams, R. A. & Biggs, S., 7 May 2012, In : Soft Matter. 8, 17, p. 4717-4724 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capsules
membranes
latex
oils
emulsions
2011

Physical modelling of turbulent jets for nuclear sludge mobilisation

McKendrick, D., Biggs, S. R., Fairweather, M. & Young, J., 1 Dec 2011, ASME 2011 14th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management, ICEM 2011. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 943-947 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

mobilization
sludge
modeling
crater
Erosion
2019

Measurement and density normalisation of acoustic attenuation and backscattering constants of arbitrary suspensions within the Rayleigh scattering regime

Bux, J., Peakall, J., Rice, H. P., Manga, M. S., Biggs, S. & Hunter, T. N., 1 Mar 2019, In : Applied Acoustics. 146, p. 9-22 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
acoustic attenuation
Rayleigh scattering
backscattering
attenuation
latex
2011
11 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of phytosterol ethoxylates on silica in an aprotic room-temperature ionic liquid

Sakai, K., Onuma, Y., Torigoe, K., Biggs, S., Sakai, H. & Abe, M., 5 Apr 2011, In : Langmuir. 27, 7, p. 3244-3248 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phytosterols
Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Silicon Dioxide
Silica
2013

Characterising nuclear simulant suspensions in situ with an acoustic backscatter system

Bux, J., Hunter, T. N., Paul, N., Dodds, J. M., Peakall, J. & Biggs, S. R., 1 Dec 2013, ASME 2013 15th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management, ICEM 2013. Vol. 2. V002T03A018

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

storage tank
Slurries
backscatter
Acoustics
sludge
2014
16 Citations (Scopus)

Dispersion polymerization of poly(dimethylsiloxane)-stabilized polymer particles from radical dispersion polymerization in nonpolar solvent: Influence of stabilizer properties and monomer type

Richez, A. P., Farrand, L., Goulding, M., Wilson, J. H., Lawson, S., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 11 Feb 2014, In : Langmuir. 30, 5, p. 1220-1228 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Stabilizers (agents)
Polydimethylsiloxane
Polymers
polymerization
monomers
2015
26 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term retention of small, volatile molecular species within metallic microcapsules

Hitchcock, J. P., Tasker, A. L., Baxter, E. A., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 15 Jul 2015, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 7, 27, p. 14808-14815 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Capsules
Oils
Metals
Nanoparticles
Fragrances
2011
13 Citations (Scopus)

The minimum transport velocity of colloidal silica suspensions

Harbottle, D., Fairweather, M. & Biggs, S., 1 Jun 2011, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 66, 11, p. 2309-2316 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silica
Silicon Dioxide
Suspensions
Measurement Techniques
Electrolyte
2015
10 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis of nuclear waste simulants by reaction precipitation: Formation of caesium phosphomolybdate, zirconium molybdate and morphology modification with citratomolybdate complex

Paul, N., Hammond, R. B., Hunter, T. N., Edmondson, M., Maxwell, L. & Biggs, S., 29 Mar 2015, In : Polyhedron. 89, p. 129-141 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Radioactive Waste
Cesium
molybdates
radioactive wastes
Radioactive wastes
2014

Colloidal suspension rheology and inkjet printing

Hoath, S. D., Hsiao, W. K., Yow, H. N., Biggs, S. R., Butler, S. A., Mackley, M. R., Martin, G. D. & Hutchings, I. M., 1 Jan 2014, NIP 2014: 30th International Conference on Digital Printing Technologies and Digital Fabrication 2014. Korean Society for Imaging Science and Technology, Vol. 2014-January. p. 157-161 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Rheology
Printing
Nozzles
Particle size
Stretching
2016
23 Citations (Scopus)

Measurements of Submicron Particle Adsorption and Particle Film Elasticity at Oil-Water Interfaces

Manga, M. S., Hunter, T. N., Cayre, O. J., York, D. W., Reichert, M. D., Anna, S. L., Walker, L. M., Williams, R. A. & Biggs, S. R., 3 May 2016, In : Langmuir. 32, 17, p. 4125-4133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Elasticity
Oils
elastic properties
oils
Surface tension
2015
18 Citations (Scopus)

Printing small dots from large drops

Talbot, E. L., Yow, H. N., Yang, L., Berson, A., Biggs, S. R. & Bain, C. D., 1 Jan 2015, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 7, 6, p. 3782-3790 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Printing
Drying
Evaporation
Flocculation
Sol-gels
2013
38 Citations (Scopus)

Dispersion polymerization in non-polar solvent: Evolution toward emerging applications

Richez, A. P., Yow, H. N., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 1 Jun 2013, In : Progress in Polymer Science. 38, 6, p. 897-931 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latex
Latexes
Particles (particulate matter)
emerging
polymerization
2010
5 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-layer films of block copolymer micelles adsorbed to colloidal templates

Addison, T., Cayre, O. J., Biggs, S., Armes, S. P. & York, D., 28 Sep 2010, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 368, 1927, p. 4293-4311 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Block Copolymers
Micelles
Multilayer films
block copolymers
Block copolymers
2016
6 Citations (Scopus)

Manufacture of poly(methyl methacrylate) microspheres using membrane emulsification

Bux, J., Manga, M. S., Hunter, T. N. & Biggs, S., 28 Jul 2016, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 374, 2072, 20150134.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Microspheres
Emulsification
Emulsion
Polymethyl methacrylates
polymethyl methacrylate
2010
14 Citations (Scopus)

Hollow microspheres with binary colloidal and polymeric membrane: Effect of polymer and particle concentrations

Cayre, O. J. & Biggs, S., 1 Jan 2010, In : Advanced Powder Technology. 21, 1, p. 19-22 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymeric membranes
Microspheres
Polymers
Emulsions
Polymer films
2013
10 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of system scale on impinging jet sediment erosion: Observed using novel and standard measurement techniques

Hunter, T. N., Peakall, J., Unsworth, T. J., Acun, M. H., Keevil, G., Rice, H. & Biggs, S., 1 Apr 2013, In : Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 91, 4, p. 722-734 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erosion
Sediments
Radioactive Waste
Radioactive wastes
Quartz
2012
17 Citations (Scopus)

An acoustic backscatter system for in situ concentration profiling of settling flocculated dispersions

Hunter, T. N., Peakall, J. & Biggs, S., 1 Feb 2012, In : Minerals Engineering. 27-28, p. 20-27 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dispersions
backscatter
Acoustics
Transducers
Ultrasonics
2011
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ultrasonic techniques for the in situ characterisation of 'Legacy' waste sludges & dispersions

Hunter, T., Biggs, S., Young, J., Fairweather, M. & Peakall, J., 1 Dec 2011, ASME 2011 14th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management, ICEM 2011. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 801-806 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Dispersions
Ultrasonics
sludge
sensor
Acoustics
2015
5 Citations (Scopus)

Particle concentration measurement and flow regime identification in multiphase pipe flow using a generalised dual-frequency inversion method

Rice, H. P., Fairweather, M., Peakall, J., Hunter, T. N., Mahmoud, B. & Biggs, S. R., 1 Jan 2015, In : Procedia Engineering. 102, p. 986-995 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Pipe flow
Acoustics
Ore treatment
Multiphase flow
Slurries
2013
10 Citations (Scopus)

Characterising highly active nuclear waste simulants

Paul, N., Biggs, S., Edmondson, M., Hunter, T. N. & Hammond, R. B., 1 Apr 2013, In : Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 91, 4, p. 742-751 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radioactive Waste
Radioactive wastes
Cesium
Zirconium
Nuclear fuel reprocessing
2016
20 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of surfactant chain length on the morphology of poly(methyl methacrylate) microcapsules for fragrance oil encapsulation

Tasker, A. L., Hitchcock, J. P., He, L., Baxter, E. A., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 15 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 484, p. 10-16 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fragrances
Polymethyl Methacrylate
Polymethyl methacrylates
Chain length
Encapsulation
2012
10 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior of pH-sensitive core shell particles at the air-water interface

D'Souza Mathew, M., Manga, M. S., Hunter, T. N., Cayre, O. J. & Biggs, S., 20 Mar 2012, In : Langmuir. 28, 11, p. 5085-5092 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water
air
Air
water
Polymers
2015
4 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of bed densification in a laboratory scale thickener, by novel application of an acoustic backscatter system

Hunter, T. N., Usher, S. P., Biggs, S., Scales, P. J., Stickland, A. D. & Franks, G. V., 1 Jan 2015, In : Procedia Engineering. 102, p. 858-866 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Densification
Acoustics
Sedimentology
Ore treatment
Secondary flow
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Resonance properties of quartz crystal microbalance immersed in high solid content suspensions

Botha, J. A., Hunter, T. N., Johannsmann, D., Austin, D., Hodges, C. S., Mackay, G. A., Woodbury, S. E., Biggs, S. & Harbottle, D., 20 Jul 2019, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 573, p. 230-236 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quartz crystal microbalances
quartz crystals
microbalances
Suspensions
Yield stress
2014

Erratum: Poly(dimethylsiloxane)-stabilized polymer particles from radical dispersion polymerization in nonpolar solvent: Influence of stabilizer properties and monomer type (Langmuir (2014) 30:5 (1220-1228) 10.1021/la4039304)

Richez, A. P., Farrand, L., Goulding, M., Wilson, J. H., Lawson, S., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 6 May 2014, In : Langmuir. 30, 17, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2010
15 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of nanoparticle shape on the drying of colloidal suspensions

Hodges, C. S., Ding, Y. & Biggs, S., 1 Dec 2010, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 352, 1, p. 99-106 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suspensions
Drying
Deposits
Nanoparticles
Atomic force microscopy
13 Citations (Scopus)

Research thrives on integration of natural and social sciences

Fisher, E., Biggs, S., Lindsay, S. & Zhao, J., 25 Feb 2010, In : Nature. 463, 7284, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2011
1 Citation (Scopus)

Transport of nuclear waste flows - A modelling and simulation approach

Adams, J. F. W., Biggs, S. R., Fairweather, M., Yao, J. & Young, J., 1 Dec 2011, ASME 2011 14th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management, ICEM 2011. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 267-275 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Radioactive wastes
radioactive waste
Pipe
Ducts
modeling
2015

Particle-stabilized emulsions as templates for hollow spheres and microcapsules

Biggs, S. & Cayre, O., 2015, Particle-Stabilized Emulsions and Colloids: Formation and Applications. Ngai, T. & Bon, S. A. F. (eds.). Cambridge: The Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 228-246 19 p. (RSC Soft Matter; no. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Attenuation of cracks pattern in dried silica colloidal droplets by anionic surfactant addition

Ahouansou, M., Biggs, S. & Cayre, O. J., 1 Jan 2015, NIP 2015: 31st International Conference on Digital Printing Technologies and Digital Fabrication 2015. Korean Society for Imaging Science and Technology, Vol. 2015-January. p. 443-447 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Anionic surfactants
Sodium dodecyl sulfate
Silica
Cracks
Evaporation
2013
6 Citations (Scopus)

Probing the stability of sterically stabilized polystyrene particles by centrifugal sedimentation

Yow, H. N. & Biggs, S., 14 Nov 2013, In : Soft Matter. 9, 42, p. 10031-10041 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polystyrenes
Sedimentation
Electrolytes
polystyrene
Dispersions
2010
53 Citations (Scopus)

Responsive core-shell latex particles as colloidosome microcapsule membranes

Yuan, Q., Cayre, O. J., Fujii, S., Armes, S. P., Williams, R. A. & Biggs, S., 7 Dec 2010, In : Langmuir. 26, 23, p. 18408-18414 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latex
latex
Latexes
Particles (particulate matter)
Capsules
2015
18 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of premature wall yield on creep testing of strongly flocculated suspensions

Stickland, A. D., Kumar, A., Kusuma, T. E., Scales, P. J., Tindley, A., Biggs, S. & Buscall, R., 1 May 2015, In : Rheologica Acta. 54, 5, p. 337-352 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Creep testing
Suspensions
Alumina
Aluminum Oxide
vanes
2010
32 Citations (Scopus)

Polymeric microcapsules assembled from a cationic/zwitterionic pair of responsive block copolymer micelles

Addison, T., Cayre, O. J., Biggs, S., Armes, S. P. & York, D., 4 May 2010, In : Langmuir. 26, 9, p. 6281-6286 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Micelles
block copolymers
Block copolymers
Capsules
micelles
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

Facile synthesis of gold core-polymer shell responsive particles

D'Souza-Mathew, M., Cayre, O. J., Hunter, T. N. & Biggs, S. R., 1 Oct 2013, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 407, p. 187-195 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gold
Polymers
Nanoparticles
Titration
Gold Colloid
2010
60 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of grafting density on phase transition behavior for poly(N-isopropylacryamide) brushes in aqueous solutions studied by AFM and QCM-D

Ishida, N. & Biggs, S., 14 Sep 2010, In : Macromolecules. 43, 17, p. 7269-7276 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brushes
Microscopes
Phase transitions
Sodium sulfate
Quartz crystal microbalances
2011

Transport and deposition properties of model slurries of one and two particle species

Rice, H., Biggs, S., Fairweather, M. & Young, J., 1 Dec 2011, ASME 2011 14th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management, ICEM 2011. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 881-887 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Slurries
Reynolds number
Turbulence
Ultrasonic measurement
Nuclear industry
2010
7 Citations (Scopus)

Direct measurement of the depletion interaction in binary solutions of polyelectrolytes

Biggs, S., 19 Apr 2010, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 12, 16, p. 4172-4177 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyelectrolytes
binary mixtures
Binary mixtures
depletion
Molecular weight