Surfaces — Editors


Prof. Dr. Gaetano Granozzi
Universita degli Studi di Padova, Padua, Italy
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Interests: ultrathin films, 2D materials, model electrocatalysts, model catalysts, HER, ORR and CRR
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Dr. Mohamed M. Chehimi
Associate Editor
Institut de Chimie et des Matériaux Paris-Est (ICMPE), CNRS, 2-8 rue Henri Dunant, 94320 Thiais, France
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Interests: surface chemical modification; polymer grafts; polymer composites; sensors; adsorbents; surface analysis; XPS
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Prof. Dr. Kurt W. Kolasinski
Associate Editor
Department of Chemistry, West Chester University, West Chester, PA, USA
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Interests: etching; growth; nanostructures; laser ablation; surface chemistry
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Mustafa Akbulut
Texas A and M University, Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, College Station, United States
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Interests: adsorption, adhesion, thermal interface materials, antifouling surfaces, bacterial biofilms, friction
Prof. Dr. Jean Paul Allain
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering, Department of Bioengineering Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory, 104 South Wright Street, 216 Talbot Laboratory, Office 111C, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
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Interests: Plasma-surface interactions, advanced functional biointerfaces, nanostructured functional materials
Dr. Mark Baker
Reader in Surface Science and Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 4DL, UK
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Interests: surface analysis, surface engineering, thin films, coatings, XPS, SEM, XRD, TEM
Dr. Avi Bendavid
CSIRO Manufacturing Business Unit, 36 Bradfield Rd, Lindfield, NSW 2070, Australia
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Interests: Thin film deposition technologies, surface analysis, analytical techniques and microfabrication methods
Prof. Dr. Zhong Chen
School of Materials Science & Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU)
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Interests: icephobic coatings, self-cleaning, self-healing, anti-bacteria, anti-fouling, photocatalytic, wear & friction-reduction
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Special Issue in Coatings: Thin Films for Energy Harvesting, Conversion, and Storage
Dr. Simone Ciampi
Curtin University, Department of Chemistry, Perth, Australia
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Interests: chemistry of interfaces, static electricity in chemistry (electrostatic catalysis), semiconductor electrochemistry, photochromic systems
Prof. Dr. Vincent Craig
Australian National University, Department of Applied Mathematics, Canberra, Australia
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Interests: Surfaces in solution, Surface Forces, Specific ion effects, Bubbles and Nanobubbles, Surfactants and polymers at surfaces
Dr. Ana Ferraria
Centro de Química-Física Molecular, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Av. Rovisco Pais, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal
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Interests: physical chemistry of surfaces; X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy; surface modification; surface characterization
Assoc. Prof. Anouk GALTAYRIES
Institut de Recherche de Chimie Paris, CNRS-Chimie ParisTech, Université Paris Sciences et Lettres, Paris, France
IUVSTA President-Elect; President of French Vacuum Society (SFV)
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Interests: metal oxides, biointerfaces, surface reactivity, surface functionalization, XPS, ToF-SIMS, UHV, in situ/real time measurements
Prof. Dr. Roberto Giovanardi
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Department of Engineering “E. Ferrari”, Modena, Italy
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Interests: Electrodposition of metallic coatings, anodizing, corrosion
Prof. Evangelos Gogolides
Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, NCSR “Demokritos”, Patriarchou Gregoriou and Neapoleos 27, 153 41, Aghia Paraskevi, Greece
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Interests: plasma etching; surface modification; superhydrophobicity; wetting; lab-on-a-chip
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Special Issue in Micromachines: Plasma-Based Surface Engineering
Prof. Dr. Hendrik Heinz
University of Colorado at Boulder, Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
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Interests: composites modeling; polymer/clay composites; carbon nanomaterials; layered compounds
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jose Herrera
Western University London, Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, London, Canada
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Interests: Reaction engineering; heterogenous catalysis; operando and in situ FTIR, Raman and UV/Vis spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Charafeddine Jama
Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, Villeneuve-d'Ascq, France
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Interests: cold plasma, surface modification, coatings, polymers, corrosion
Prof. Dr. Andreas Klein
Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Institute of Materials Science, Darmstadt, Germany
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Interests: semiconducting oxides; ionic conductors; insulators; thin films; photoemission; electronic structure; interfaces
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Lipowsky
Department of Theory & Bio-Systems, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, 14424 Potsdam, Germany
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Interests: biomembranes, fluid interfaces, soft matter
Prof. Richard E Palmer
1. College of Engineering, Swansea University, Bay Campus, Fabian Way SWANSEA, SA1 8EN, UK
2. School of Physics, Nanjing University, China
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Interests: nanostructured surfaces; cluster-surface interactions; atomic manipulation; catalysis and biochips
Prof. Dr. Christian Pettenkofer
Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), Berlin, Germany
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Interests: Surface physics, semiconductor contacts, surface preparation, photovoltaics
Prof. Dr. Petra Reinke
University of Virginia, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Charlottesville, United States
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Interests: Nanoelectronics and 2-D Materials, Corrosion and Electrochemical Sciences and Engineering, Surface and Interface Science and Engineering, Materials Characterization, Nanomaterials and nanomanufacturing, Catalysis
Prof. Dr. Felix H. Schacher
Institut für Organische Chemie und Makromolekulare Chemie, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Lessingstr. 8, Room 122, 07743 Jena, Germany
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Interests: polymer synthesis; block copolymers; self-assembly; interpolyelectrolyte complexation; stimuli-responsive materials
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Special Issue in Polymers: Non-Equilibrium Blockcopolymer Self-Assembly
Special Issue in Polymers: Polymers and Block Copolymers at Interfaces and Surfaces
Prof. Dr. Wei Shen
Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Wellington Rd, Vic 3800, Australia
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Interests: Functional and biological printing; Paper-based microfluidic sensors; Thread-based microfluidic sensors; Low-cost blood typing devices; Low-cost SERS substrates; Cellulose fibre surface modification; Cellulose nanofibres and applications; Superhydrophobic surfaces; Liquid marble phenomena and engineering applications; Desiccation cracking patterns of biological fluids; Adhesion science and technology
Dr. Peter Sloan
University of Bath, Department of Physics, Bath, United Kingdom
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Interests: Scanning probe microscope; surface physics; molecular adsorption; molecular manipulation
Dr. Roman A. Surmenev
Physical Materials Science and Composite Materials Centre, National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia
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Interests: surface modification, additive manufacturing, plasma treatment, piezoelectric composits, biomaterials, hybrid biomaterials
Prof. Dr. Shozo Suto
Tohoku University, Department of Physics, Sendai, Japan
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Interests: Surface structures; Surface vibrations and phonons; Surface electronic structures; nano-cluster growth at surfaces; High-resolution electron-energy-loss spectroscopy; Scanning tunneling microscopy and spectroscopy, and Atomic force microscopy
Prof. Dr. Sabine Szunerits
University Lille, Institut d’Electronique, de Microélectronique et de Nanotechnologie (IEMN), Avenue Poincaré , 59652 VILLENEUVE D'ASCQ Cedex, France
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Interests: surface modifications, sensing, nanomedicine, transdermal delivery
Dr. Andrew Thomas
School of Materials and Photon Science Institute, The University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
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Interests: Metal oxide surfaces; Adsorption and reaction of organic molecules on surfaces; Biomaterial surfaces
Prof. Dr. Rui Vilar
Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon, Ave Rovisco Pais, P-1049001 Lisbon, Portugal
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Interests: Laser materials processing; Laser deposition; Laser cladding; Ultrafast laser materials processing; Surface engineering; Laser surface treatment; Tribology
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Special Issue in Materials: Laser Cladding
Dr. Aleksey Yerokhin
University of Manchester, School of Materials, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
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Interests: Surface engineering, Coatings and thin films, Performance and degradation, Corrosion, Wear, Light alloys
Prof. Dr. Shouzhong Zou
Department of Chemistry, American University, Washington, DC 20016, USA
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Interests: developing catalysts for low temperature fuel cells; CO2 reduction and gas sensing; advancing spectroscopic and microscopic techniques for the characterization of surfaces and interfaces; electrocatalysis, surface vibrational spectroscopy, metal and carbon nanomaterials, proton exchange membrane fuel cells
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysts for Oxygen Reduction Reaction
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