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Hydrophobicity
hydrophobicity
Surface-Active Agents
Contacts (fluid mechanics)
sodium sulfates
2 Citations (Scopus)

Encapsulation of Emulsion Droplets with Metal Shells for Subsequent Remote, Triggered Release

Stark, K., Hitchcock, J. P., Fiaz, A., White, A. L., Baxter, E. A., Biggs, S., McLaughlan, J. R., Freear, S. & Cayre, O. J., 3 Apr 2019, In : ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES. 11, 13, p. 12272-12282 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

acoustic attenuation
Rayleigh scattering
backscattering
attenuation
latex

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

Ultrasound-triggered release from metal shell microcapsules

White, A. L., Langton, C., Wille, M. L., Hitchcock, J., Cayre, O. J., Biggs, S., Blakey, I., Whittaker, A. K., Rose, S. & Puttick, S., 15 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 554, p. 444-452 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capsules
Ultrasonics
Metals
Gold
Polymers
2018
6 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
2 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of pH-responsive monomer content on the behavior of di-block copolymers in solution and as stabilizers of pickering latex particle emulsifiers

Manga, M. S., Cayre, O. J., Biggs, S. & Hunter, T. N., 1 Jan 2018, In : Frontiers in Chemistry. 6, JUL, 301.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Latex
Emulsions
Block copolymers
Monomers
Coalescence
2016
14 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of Multiple Hindered Settling Regimes in Aggregated Mineral Suspensions

Johnson, M., Peakall, J., Fairweather, M., Biggs, S., Harbottle, D. & Hunter, T. N., 21 Sep 2016, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 55, 37, p. 9983-9993 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Densification
Minerals
Suspensions
Gels
Magnesium Hydroxide
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
20 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
19 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
2015

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)

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
3 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
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
22 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
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

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

16 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
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
17 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
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
15 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

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

9 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring particle concentration in multiphase pipe flow using acoustic backscatter: Generalization of the dual-frequency inversion method

Rice, H. P., Fairweather, M., Hunter, T. N., Mahmoud, B., Biggs, S. & Peakall, J., 1 Jan 2014, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 136, 1, p. 156-169 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pipe flow
attenuation coefficients
inversions
sands
acoustics
2013
9 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

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
36 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
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
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
liquid-solid interfaces
Surface-Active Agents
Surface active agents
surfactants
Liquids
9 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
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
44 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
31 Citations (Scopus)

Production of solid-stabilised emulsions through rotational membrane emulsification: Influence of particle adsorption kinetics

Manga, M. S., Cayre, O. J., Williams, R. A., Biggs, S. & York, D. W., 7 Feb 2012, In : Soft Matter. 8, 5, p. 1532-1538 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emulsification
Emulsions
emulsions
membranes
Membranes
17 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
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
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

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
143 Citations (Scopus)

Stimulus responsive core-shell nanoparticles: Synthesis and applications of polymer based aqueous systems

Cayre, O. J., Chagneux, N. & Biggs, S., 21 Mar 2011, In : Soft Matter. 7, 6, p. 2211-2234 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

stimuli
Polymers
Nanoparticles
nanoparticles
polymers
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

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
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
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
23 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
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
17 Citations (Scopus)

A QCM study on the adsorption of colloidal laponite at the solid/liquid interface

Xu, D., Hodges, C., Ding, Y., Biggs, S., Brooker, A. & York, D., 1 Jun 2010, In : Langmuir. 26, 11, p. 8366-8372 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ludox (trademark)
liquid-solid interfaces
Adsorption
adsorption
Liquids
15 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
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