VESPERS Peer-Reviewed Article Entries


  • Akhter, Fardausi; Fairhurst, Graham D.; Blanchard, Peter E. R.; Machin, Karen L.; Blyth, Rob I. R. et al. (2020). Experimental variation in the spatial deposition of trace metals in feathers revealed using synchrotron X‐ray fluorescence. X-Ray Spectrometry 49(4) , 471-479. 10.1002/xrs.3140.
  • Chen, Xiujuan; Huang, Gordon; Li, Yongping; An, Chunjiang; Feng, Renfei et al. (2020). Functional PVDF ultrafiltration membrane for Tetrabromobisphenol-A (TBBPA) removal with high water recovery. Water Research 181, 115952. 10.1016/j.watres.2020.115952.
  • Dawkins; Jeremy Ivan Guy; Ghavidel; Mohammadreza Zamanzad; Chhin et al. (2020). Operando Tracking of Solution-Phase Concentration Profiles in Li-ion Battery Positive Electrodes using X-Ray Fluorescence. Analytical Chemistry . 10.1021/acs.analchem.0c02086.
  • Ghorbani; Zohreh; Casali; Juliana; Hao et al. (2020). Biogeochemical Exploration at the Twin Lakes Au Deposit Using Synchrotron Radiation Micro X-ray Fluorescence and X-ray Absorption Near-Edge Structure Spectroscopy. Microscopy and Microanalysis , 1-5. 10.1017/s1431927620017547.
  • Hao; Chunyi; Casali; Juliana; Ghorbani et al. (2020). EPMA Characterization of Gold Associated with Different Sulfide Textures at the Monument Bay Deposit, Manitoba, Canada. Microscopy and Microanalysis , 1-4. 10.1017/s1431927620020723.
  • Huang, Jing; Huang, Guohe; An, Chunjiang; Xin, Xiaying; Chen, Xiujuan et al. (2020). Exploring the use of ceramic disk filter coated with Ag/ZnO nanocomposites as an innovative approach for removing Escherichia coli from household drinking water. Chemosphere 245, 125545. 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.125545.
  • Li, Weihan; Liang, Jianwen; Li, Minsi; Adair, Keegan R.; Li, Xiaona et al. (2020). Unraveling the Origin of Moisture Stability of Halide Solid-State Electrolytes by In Situ and Operando Synchrotron X-ray Analytical Techniques. Chemistry of Materials . 10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c02419.
  • Li; Xiaona; Liang; Jianwen; Adair et al. (2020). Origin of Superionic Li3Y1–xInxCl6 Halide Solid Electrolytes with High Humidity Tolerance. Nano Letters 20(6) , 4384-4392. 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c01156.
  • Lin; Jinru; Chen; Ning; Feng et al. (2020). Sequestration of Selenite and Selenate in Gypsum (CaSO4·2H2O): Insights from the Single-Crystal Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Synchrotron X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study. Environmental Science & Technology 54(6) , 3169-3180. 10.1021/acs.est.9b05714.
  • Liu, Yunqiu; Huang, Gordon; An, Chunjiang; Chen, Xiujuan; Zhang, Peng et al. (2020). Use of Nano-TiO2 self-assembled flax fiber as a new initiative for immiscible oil/water separation. Journal of Cleaner Production 249, 119352. 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.119352.
  • Luo, Dan; Zhang, Zhen; Li, Gaoran; Cheng, Shaobo; Li, Shuang et al. (2020). Revealing the Rapid Electrocatalytic Behavior of Ultrafine Amorphous Defective Nb2O5–x Nanocluster toward Superior Li–S Performance. ACS Nano 14(4) , 4849-4860. 10.1021/acsnano.0c00799.
  • Maciag, Bryan J.; Brenan, James M. (2020). Speciation of arsenic and antimony in basaltic magmas. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 276, 198-218. 10.1016/j.gca.2020.02.022.
  • Van Loon; Lisa; McIntyre; Stewart; Sherry et al. (2020). User-Friendly Software for the Analysis of Complex XRF Spectra. Microscopy and Microanalysis , 1-4. 10.1017/s1431927620014890.
  • Wang, Xuewan; Wu, Dan; Dai, Chengzhi; Xu, Chenyu; Sui, Pengfei et al. (2020). Novel folic acid complex derived nitrogen and nickel co-doped carbon nanotubes with embedded Ni nanoparticles as efficient electrocatalysts for CO2 reduction. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 8(10) , 5105-5114. 10.1039/c9ta12238a.
  • Wang, Xuewan; Xi, Xiuan; Huo, Ge; Xu, Chenyu; Sui, Pengfei et al. (2020). Co- and N-doped carbon nanotubes with hierarchical pores derived from metal-organic nanotubes for oxygen reduction reaction. Journal of Energy Chemistry . 10.1016/j.jechem.2020.05.020.
  • Xu, Ziqing; Huang, Guohe; An, Chunjiang; Huang, Jing; Chen, Xiujuan et al. (2020). Low-cost microbiological purification using a new ceramic disk filter functionalized by chitosan/TiO2 nanocomposites. Separation and Purification Technology 248, 116984. 10.1016/j.seppur.2020.116984.
  • Yang; Xiaohan; Huang; Guohe; An et al. (2020). Removal of arsenic from water through ceramic filter modified by nano-CeO2: A cost-effective approach for remote areas. Science of the Total Environment , 141510. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141510.
  • Yang; Yang; Qian; Yumin; Li et al. (2020). O-coordinated W-Mo dual-atom catalyst for pH-universal electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution. Science advances 6(23) , eaba6586. 10.1126/sciadv.aba6586.
  • Yin; Jianan; Huang; Guohe; An et al. (2020). Exploration of nanocellulose washing agent for the green remediation of phenanthrene-contaminated soil. Journal of Hazardous Materials , 123861. 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2020.123861.
  • Zhang, Chunzi; Koughia, Cyril; Gunes, Ozan; Li, Xiaoju; Li, Yuanshi et al. (2020). Size, composition and alignment of VO2 microrod crystals by the reduction of V2O5 thin films, and their optical properties through insulator-metal transitions. Journal of Alloys and Compounds 827, 154150. 10.1016/j.jallcom.2020.154150.
  • Zhao, Yanyun; Huang, Guohe; An, Chunjiang; Huang, Jing; Xin, Xiaying et al. (2020). Removal of Escherichia Coli from water using functionalized porous ceramic disk filter coated with Fe/TiO2 nano-composites. Journal of Water Process Engineering 33, 101013. 10.1016/j.jwpe.2019.101013.
  • Zhu, Jianbing; Li, Shuang; Xiao, Meiling; Zhao, Xiao; Li, Gaoran et al. (2020). Tensile-strained ruthenium phosphide by anion substitution for highly active and durable hydrogen evolution. Nano Energy , 105212. 10.1016/j.nanoen.2020.105212.


  • Barbi, Mauricio; Bell, Phil R.; Fanti, Federico; Dynes, James J.; Kolaceke, Anezka et al. (2019). Integumentary structure and composition in an exceptionally well-preserved hadrosaur (Dinosauria: Ornithischia). PeerJ 7, e7875. 10.7717/peerj.7875.
  • Chen; Xiujuan; Huang; Gordon; An et al. (2019). Plasma-induced PAA-ZnO coated PVDF membrane for oily wastewater treatment: Preparation, optimization, and characterization through Taguchi OA design and synchrotron-based X-ray analysis. Journal of Membrane Science 582, 70-82. 10.1016/j.memsci.2019.03.091.
  • Chen; Xiujuan; Huang; Gordon; An et al. (2019). Plasma-induced poly(acrylic acid)-TiO2 coated polyvinylidene fluoride membrane for produced water treatment: Synchrotron X-Ray, optimization, and insight studies. Journal of Cleaner Production 227, 772-783. 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.04.226.
  • Hamilton, Jordan G.; Grosskleg, Jay; Hilger, David; Dhillon, Gurbir Singh; Bradshaw, Kris et al. (2019). In situ transformations of bonechar and tri-poly phosphate amendments in phosphorus-limited subsurface soils. Applied Geochemistry 109, 104398. 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2019.104398.
  • Li; Dien; Seaman; John C.; Hunyadi Murph et al. (2019). Porous iron material for TcO4- and ReO4- sequestration from groundwater under ambient oxic conditions. Journal of Hazardous Materials 374, 177-185. 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2019.04.030.
  • Liu; Yulong; Banis; Mohammad Norouzi; Xiao et al. (2019). Visualization of the secondary phase in LiFePO4 ingots with advanced mapping techniques. Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 97(8) , 2218-2223. 10.1002/cjce.23413.
  • Rozon, Kelsey L.; Banerjee, Neil R.; Van Loon, Lisa L.; Pearson, Bill (2019). Application of Innovative Geochemical and Mineralogical Techniques to Understanding the La Victoria Epithermal Gold Deposit, Peru. Microscopy and Microanalysis 25(S2) , 800-801. 10.1017/s1431927619004732.
  • Shiri; Sheida; Odeshi; Akindele; Chen et al. (2019). FCC tantalum thin films deposited by magnetron sputtering. Surface and Coatings Technology 358, 942-946. 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2018.12.015.
  • Song, Yao; Li, Jing; Peng, Miao; Deng, Ziqi; Yang, Jianjun et al. (2019). Identification of Cr(VI) speciation in ferrous sulfate-reduced chromite ore processing residue (rCOPR) and impacts of environmental factors erosion on Cr(VI) leaching. Journal of Hazardous Materials 373, 389-396. 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2019.03.097.
  • Stromberg; Jessica M.; Barr; Erik; Van Loon et al. (2019). Fingerprinting multiple gold mineralization events at the Dome mine in Timmins, Ontario, Canada: Trace element and gold content of pyrite. Ore Geology Reviews 104, 603-619. 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2018.11.020.
  • Stromberg; Jessica M.; Van Loon; Lisa L.; Gordon et al. (2019). Applications of synchrotron X-ray techniques to orogenic gold studies; examples from the Timmins gold camp. Ore Geology Reviews 104, 589-602. 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2018.11.015.
  • VanderSchee, Cassidy R.; Kuter, David; Chou, Hsiang; Jackson, Brian P.; Mann, Koren K. et al. (2019). Addressing K/L-edge overlap in elemental analysis from micro-X-ray fluorescence: bioimaging of tungsten and zinc in bone tissue using synchrotron radiation and laser ablation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 412(2) , 259-265. 10.1007/s00216-019-02244-9.
  • Xin; Xiaying; Huang; Gordon; An et al. (2019). Interactive Toxicity of Triclosan and Nano-TiO2 to Green Alga Eremosphaera viridis in Lake Erie: A New Perspective Based on Fourier Transform Infrared Spectromicroscopy and Synchrotron-Based X-ray Fluorescence Imaging. Environmental Science & Technology 53(16) , 9884-9894. 10.1021/acs.est.9b03117.
  • von Gunten, Konstantin; Bishop, Brendan; Plata Enriquez, Isabel; Alam, Md. Samrat; Blanchard, Peter et al. (2019). Colloidal transport mechanisms and sequestration of U, Ni, and As in meromictic mine pit lakes. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 265, 292-312. 10.1016/j.gca.2019.09.015.


  • Alam, Md. Samrat; Gorman-Lewis, Drew; Chen, Ning; Safari, Salman; Baek, Kitae et al. (2018). Mechanisms of the Removal of U(VI) from Aqueous Solution Using Biochar: A Combined Spectroscopic and Modeling Approach. Environmental Science & Technology 52(22) , 13057-13067. 10.1021/acs.est.8b01715.
  • Arduini, Connor; Fraser, Lauchlan; Flynn, Trevor; Van Loon, Lisa; Banerjee, Neil et al. (2018). Evaluation of the Use of Wetlands in Arsenic Sequestration of Mine-Influenced Effluent using Synchrotron XRF and XANES Spectroscopy. Microscopy and Microanalysis 24(S2) , 516-517. 10.1017/s1431927618014800.
  • Blanchard, Peter E.R.; Grosvenor, Andrew P. (2018). Investigating the local structure of B -site cations in (1- x )BaTiO 3 – x BiScO 3 and (1- x )PbTiO 3 – x BiScO 3 using X-ray absorption spectroscopy. Solid State Sciences 79, 6-14. 10.1016/j.solidstatesciences.2018.02.018.
  • Hamilton, Jordan G.; Reid, Joel W.; Feng, Renfei; Peak, Derek (2018). Evaluating Synchrotron-Based Scanning Laue Microdiffraction for Mineralogy Mapping in Heterogeneous Samples. ACS Earth and Space Chemistry 2(11) , 1161-1167. 10.1021/acsearthspacechem.8b00063.
  • Kozachuk, M. S.; Sham, T.K.; Coulthard, I.; Martin, R.R.; Nelson, A. J. et al. (2018). Synchrotron Radiation Analysis of 19th Century Daguerreotypes. Microscopy and Microanalysis 24(S2) , 532-535. 10.1017/s1431927618014861.
  • Lin, Jinru; Sun, Wei; Desmarais, Jacques; Chen, Ning; Feng, Renfei et al. (2018). Uptake and speciation of uranium in synthetic gypsum (CaSO 4 •2H 2 O): Applications to radioactive mine tailings. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 181, 8-17. 10.1016/j.jenvrad.2017.10.010.
  • Liu, Yulong; Liu, Jian; Wang, Jiajun; Banis, Mohammad Norouzi; Xiao, Biwei et al. (2018). Formation of size-dependent and conductive phase on lithium iron phosphate during carbon coating. Nature Communications 9(1) . 10.1038/s41467-018-03324-7.
  • Pan, T.J.; Li, Y.S.; Yang, Q.; Korotin, D.M.; Kurmaev, E.Z. et al. (2018). Diamond deposition on Fe-Cr-Al alloy substrates: Effect of native oxidation by XPS and XAS investigation. Journal of Alloys and Compounds 740, 887-894. 10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.01.096.
  • Saibu, Yusuf; Jamwal, Ankur; Feng, Renfei; Peak, Derek; Niyogi, Som et al. (2018). Distribution and speciation of zinc in the gills of rainbow trout ( Oncorhynchus mykiss ) during acute waterborne zinc exposure: Interactions with cadmium or copper. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part - C: Toxicology and Pharmacology 206-207, 23-31. 10.1016/j.cbpc.2018.02.004.
  • Stromberg, Jessica M.; Barr, Erik; Banerjee, Neil R. (2018). Early carbonate veining and gold mineralization in the Timmins camp: Depositional context of the Dome mine ankerite veins. Ore Geology Reviews 97, 55-73. 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2018.04.022.
  • Van Loon, Lisa L.; Nelson, Andrew J.; Banerjee, Neil R. (2018). Will Synchrotron Studies Unlock the Mystery of the Invention of Coinage?. Microscopy and Microanalysis 24(S2) , 560-561. 10.1017/s143192761801499x.
  • Van Loon; Lisa L.; Banerjee; Neil R.; Hinds et al. (2018). Rapid, quantitative, and non-destructive SR-WD-XRF mapping of trace platinum in Byzantine Roman Empire gold coins. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 33(10) , 1763-1769. 10.1039/c8ja00227d.
  • VanderSchee, Cassidy R.; Kuter, David; Bolt, Alicia M.; Lo, Feng-Chun; Feng, Renfei et al. (2018). Accumulation of persistent tungsten in bone as in situ generated polytungstate. Communications Chemistry 1(1) . 10.1038/s42004-017-0007-6.
  • Zheng, Xin Yu; Feng, Renfei; Ellis, D. S.; Kim, Young-June (2018). Bulk-sensitive imaging of twin domains in La2−xSrxCuO4 under uniaxial pressure. Applied Physics Letters 113(7) , 071906. 10.1063/1.5037706.


  • Christensen, Jennie R.; McBeth, Joyce M.; Sylvain, Nicole J.; Spence, Jody; Chan, Hing Man et al. (2017). Hartnell's time machine: 170-year-old nails reveal severe zinc deficiency played a greater role than lead in the demise of the Franklin Expedition. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 16, 430-440. 10.1016/j.jasrep.2016.11.042.
  • Gherase, Mihai R.; Feng, Renfei; Fleming, David E. B. (2017). Optimization of L-shell X-ray fluorescence detection of lead in bone phantoms using synchrotron radiation. X-Ray Spectrometry 46(6) , 537-547. 10.1002/xrs.2792.
  • Groskopf, Craig; Bennett, Stephen R; Gherase, Mihai R; Fleming, David E B (2017). Detection of lead in bone phantoms and arsenic in soft tissue phantoms using synchrotron radiation and a portable x-ray fluorescence system. Physiological Measurement 38(2) , 374-386. 10.1088/1361-6579/aa513f.
  • Huang, Wenjing; Ma, Xian-Yin; Wang, Han; Feng, Renfei; Zhou, Jigang et al. (2017). Promoting Effect of Ni(OH)2 on Palladium Nanocrystals Leads to Greatly Improved Operation Durability for Electrocatalytic Ethanol Oxidation in Alkaline Solution. Advanced Materials 29(37) , 1703057. 10.1002/adma.201703057.
  • Kozachuk, M.S.; Martin, R.R.; Sham, T.K.; Robinson, M.; Nelson, A.J. et al. (2017). The application of XANES for the examination of silver, gold, mercury, and sulfur on the daguerreotype surface. Canadian Journal of Chemistry 95(11) , 1156-1162. 10.1139/cjc-2017-0062.
  • Kumar, Saroj; Liu, Xia; Borondics, Ferenc; Xiao, Qunfeng; Feng, Renfei et al. (2017). Insights into Biochemical Alteration in Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts by using Novel Correlative Spectroscopy. ChemistryOpen 6(1) , 149-157. 10.1002/open.201600102.
  • Oakden, Wendy; Bock, Nicholas A.; Al-Ebraheem, Alia; Farquharson, Michael J.; Stanisz, Greg J. et al. (2017). Early regional cuprizone-induced demyelination in a rat model revealed with MRI. NMR in Biomedicine 30(9) , e3743. 10.1002/nbm.3743.
  • Yan, Bei; Niu, Catherine Hui; Feng, Renfei (2017). Site Energy Distribution and X-ray Analyses of Nickel Loaded on Heterogeneous Adsorbents. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 56(29) , 8283-8291. 10.1021/acs.iecr.7b01445.
  • Zhang, Chao; Lin, Jinru; Pan, Yuanming; Feng, Renfei; Almeev, Renat R. et al. (2017). Electron Probe Microanalysis of Bromine in Minerals and Glasses with Correction for Spectral Interference from Aluminium, and Comparison with Microbeam Synchrotron X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometry. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research 41(3) , 449-457. 10.1111/ggr.12169.


  • Brown, D.S.; Eames, B.F. (2016). Emerging tools to study proteoglycan function during skeletal development. Methods in Cell Biology , 485-530. 10.1016/bs.mcb.2016.03.001.
  • Feng, Renfei; Maley, Jason M.; Schatte, Gabriele; Hoffmeyer, Ruth E.; Brink, Kirstin S. et al. (2016). Chemical and Structural Information from the Enamel of a Troodon Tooth Leading to an Understanding of Diet and Environment. Applied Spectroscopy 70(11) , 1883-1890. 10.1177/0003702816653123.
  • Gong, Qiufang; Wang, Yu; Hu, Qi; Zhou, Jigang; Feng, Renfei et al. (2016). Ultrasmall and phase-pure W2C nanoparticles for efficient electrocatalytic and photoelectrochemical hydrogen evolution. Nature Communications 7(1) , 13216. 10.1038/ncomms13216.
  • Hackett, Mark J.; George, Graham N.; Pickering, Ingrid J.; Eames, B. Frank (2016). Chemical Biology in the Embryo: In Situ Imaging of Sulfur Biochemistry in Normal and Proteoglycan-Deficient Cartilage Matrix. Biochemistry 55(17) , 2441-2451. 10.1021/acs.biochem.5b01136.
  • Hamilton, Jordan G.; Farrell, Richard E.; Chen, Ning; Feng, Renfei; Reid, Joel et al. (2016). Characterizing Zinc Speciation in Soils from a Smelter-Affected Boreal Forest Ecosystem. Journal of Environmental Quality 45(2) , 684-692. 10.2134/jeq2015.03.0145.
  • Hamilton, Jordan G.; Farrell, Richard E.; Chen, Ning; Reid, Joel; Feng, Renfei et al. (2016). Effects of Dolomitic Limestone Application on Zinc Speciation in Boreal Forest Smelter-Contaminated Soils. Journal of Environmental Quality 45(6) , 1894-1900. 10.2134/jeq2016.06.0231.
  • Jaiswal, Sarita; Feng, Renfei; Sammynaiken, Ramaswami; Irvine, Craig; Bauer, Robert et al. (2016). Synchrotron based high throughput screening method for mineral analysis in cereal and pulse grains meal. Microchemical Journal 126, 509-514. 10.1016/j.microc.2016.01.011.
  • Pan, T.J.; Ye, F.; Li, X.J.; He, L.L.; Sanchez-Pasten, M. et al. (2016). Influence of Al content on diamond nucleation and growth on Fe-Al alloys in CH4-H2 plasma atmosphere. Journal of Alloys and Compounds 688, 460-467. 10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.07.192.
  • Petrash, D.A.; Robbins, L.J.; Shapiro, R.S.; Mojzsis, S.J.; Konhauser, K.O. et al. (2016). Chemical and textural overprinting of ancient stromatolites: Timing, processes, and implications for their use as paleoenvironmental proxies. Precambrian Research 278, 145-160. 10.1016/j.precamres.2016.03.010.
  • Qiong, Wang; Felipe, Eltit; Renfei, Feng; Rizhi, Wang (2016). New insights into fretting corrosion products from modular total hip replacement revision. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 4. 10.3389/conf.fbioe.2016.01.00805.
  • Shi, Jingjing; Chen, Hualin; Arocena, Joselito M.; Whitcombe, Todd; Thring, Ronald W. et al. (2016). Elemental sulfur amendment decreases bio-available Cr-VI in soils impacted by leather tanneries. Environmental Pollution 212, 57-64. 10.1016/j.envpol.2016.01.045.


  • Acosta, Jose A.; Arocena, Joselito M.; Faz, Angel (2015). Speciation of arsenic in bulk and rhizosphere soils from artisanal cooperative mines in Bolivia. Chemosphere 138, 1014-1020. 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.12.050.
  • Kopriva, David; Kisheev, Anastasye; Meena, Deiter; Pelle, Shaneen; Karnitsky, Max et al. (2015). The Nature of Iron Deposits Differs between Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerotic Plaques. PLoS ONE 10(11) , e0143138. 10.1371/journal.pone.0143138.
  • Laurila, Tea E.; Hannington, Mark D.; Leybourne, Matthew; Petersen, Sven; Devey, Colin W. et al. (2015). New insights into the mineralogy of the A tlantis II D eep metalliferous sediments, R ed S ea. Geochemistry. Geophysics. Geosystems 16(12) , 4449-4478. 10.1002/2015gc006010.
  • Ou, Hongxiang; Tan, Weihui; Niu, Catherine Hui; Feng, Renfei (2015). Enhancement of the Stability of Biosorbents for Metal-Ion Adsorption. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 54(23) , 6100-6107. 10.1021/acs.iecr.5b00518.
  • Song, Ming; Mundboth, Kiran R; Szpunar, Jerzy A; Chen, Li; Feng, Renfei et al. (2015). Characterization of local strain/stress in copper through-silicon via structures using synchrotron x-ray microdiffraction, electron backscattered diffraction and nonlinear thermomechanical model. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 25(8) , 085002. 10.1088/0960-1317/25/8/085002.
  • Swanston, Treena; Varney, Tamara; Coulthard, Ian; George, Graham N.; Pickering, Ingrid J. et al. (2015). Synchrotron X-ray fluorescence imaging evidence of biogenic mercury identified in a burial in colonial Antigua. Journal of Archaeological Science 58, 26-30. 10.1016/j.jas.2015.03.006.
  • Tolhurst, Thomas; Barbi, Mauricio; Tokaryk, Tim (2015). Effective beam method for element concentrations. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 22(2) , 393-399. 10.1107/s1600577514026575.
  • Vijayan; Permual; Willick; Ian R.; Lahlali et al. (2015). Synchrotron Radiation Sheds Fresh Light on Plant Research: The Use of Powerful Techniques to Probe Structure and Composition of Plants. Plant and Cell Physiology 56(7) , 1252-1263. 10.1093/pcp/pcv080.
  • Wan, B.Q.; Sun, X.Y.; Ma, H.T.; Feng, R.F.; Li, Y.S. et al. (2015). Plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition of diamond coatings on Cu–W and Cu–WC composites. Surface and Coatings Technology 284, 133-138. 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2015.06.079.


  • Hayes, John R.; Grosvenor, Andrew P.; Rowson, John; Hughes, Kebbi; Frey, Ryan A. et al. (2014). Analysis of the Mo Speciation in the JEB Tailings Management Facility at McClean Lake, Saskatchewan. Environmental Science & Technology 48(8) , 4460-4467. 10.1021/es404980x.
  • Javed, Muhammad Babar; Kachanoski, Gary; Siddique, Tariq (2014). Arsenic fractionation and mineralogical characterization of sediments in the Cold Lake area of Alberta, Canada. Science of the Total Environment 500-501, 181-190. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.08.083.
  • Li, Rong; Lin, Jinru; Nilges, Mark J.; Chen, Ning; Pan, Yuanming et al. (2014). Arsenic speciation in danburite (CaB2Si2O8): a synchrotron XAS and single-crystal EPR study. Clays and Clay Minerals 26(1) , 113-125. 10.1127/0935-1221/2014/0026-2358.
  • Li, X.J.; Li, Y.S.; Pan, T.J.; Yang, L.Z.; He, L.L. et al. (2014). Adhesion enhancement of diamond coating on minor Al-modified copper substrate. Diamond and Related Materials 45, 1-6. 10.1016/j.diamond.2014.03.001.
  • Li, Y. S.; Yang, L. Z.; Ma, H. T.; Feng, R. F.; Yang, Q. et al. (2014). Enhanced diamond deposition on Kovar alloy substrate with Al interlayer. Materials Research Innovations 18(sup4) , S4-979-S4-982. 10.1179/1432891714z.000000000818.
  • Li, Y.S.; Ma, H.T.; Yang, L.Z.; Zhang, C.Z.; Feng, R.F. et al. (2014). Competitive graphitization and diamond growth on hot-dip aluminized carbon steel substrate. Applied Surface Science 314, 1041-1046. 10.1016/j.apsusc.2014.06.051.
  • Schumann, Dirk; Fuchs, Sebastian; Stromberg, Jessica; Laquerre, Alexandre; Mayer, David et al. (2014). Combining Terapixel-Scale SEM Imaging and High-Resolution TEM Studies for Mineral Exploration.. Microscopy and Microanalysis 20(S3) , 1008-1009. 10.1017/s143192761400676x.
  • Siddique, Tariq; Kuznetsov, Petr; Kuznetsova, Alsu; Li, Carmen; Young, Rozlyn et al. (2014). Microbially-accelerated consolidation of oil sands tailings. Pathway II: solid phase biogeochemistry. Frontiers in Microbiology 5. 10.3389/fmicb.2014.00107.
  • Singh, Sudhir P.; Vogel-Mikuš, Katarina; Vavpetič, Primož; Jeromel, Luka; Pelicon, Primož et al. (2014). Spatial X-ray fluorescence micro-imaging of minerals in grain tissues of wheat and related genotypes. Planta 240(2) , 277-289. 10.1007/s00425-014-2084-4.
  • Zhao, Ronghua; Hallin, Emil; Ghosh, Subrata; Feng, Renfei; Jones, Jennifer et al. (2014). Intestinal Microparticles and Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases 20(4) , 771-775. 10.1097/01.mib.0000441202.18078.d5.


  • Desouza, Elstan D.; Atiya, Ibrahim Abu; Al-Ebraheem, Alia; Wainman, Bruce C.; Fleming, David E.B. et al. (2013). Characterization of the depth distribution of Ca, Fe and Zn in skin samples, using synchrotron micro-x-ray fluorescence (SμXRF) to help quantify in-vivo measurements of elements in the skin. Applied Radiation and Isotopes 77, 68-75. 10.1016/j.apradiso.2013.02.019.
  • Lin, Jinru; Chen, Ning; Nilges, Mark J.; Pan, Yuanming (2013). Arsenic speciation in synthetic gypsum (CaSO4·2H2O): A synchrotron XAS, single-crystal EPR, and pulsed ENDOR study. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 106, 524-540. 10.1016/j.gca.2012.12.019.
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