Scientific Publications 


The following scientific publications are based on results obtained with an instrument produced by
LS Instruments. This list is by no means complete.



LS Spectrometer for DLS and SLS:
Selected publications 2011


Semibatch Anionic Ring-opening Polymerization of Octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane in Emulsion

I. Mohorič, U. Šebenik

Polymer, 2011, 52, 20, 4423–4428.


Supramolecular Structures of Enzyme Clusters

N. Javid, K. Vogtt, S. Roy, A. R. Hirst, A. Hoell, I. W. Hamley, R. V. Ulijn, J. Sefcik

J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2011, 2 (12), 1395–1399.


SANS, SAXS, and Light Scattering Investigations of pH-responsive Dynamic Combinatorial Mesophases

N. Jouault, R. Nguyen, M. Rawiso, N. Giuseppone, E. Buhler

Soft Matter, 2011, 7, 10, 4787-4800.


New Biocompatible Thermo-reversible Hydrogels from PNiPAM-decorated Amyloid Fibrils

C. X. Li, M. M. Alam, S. Bolisetty, J. Adamcik and R. Mezzenga

Chemical Communications, 2011, 47, 10, 2913-2915.


Hydrodynamic Properties of Magnetic Nanoparticles with Tunable Shape Anisotropy: Prediction and Experimental Verification

I. Martchenko, H. Dietsch, C. Moitzi, P. Schurtenberger
Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2011, 115, 49, 14838-14845.


Use of a modified Allium test with nanoTiO2

K. Klančnik, D. Drobne, J. Valant, J. Dolenc Koce
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety2011, 74, 1, 85–92.


Single Step Hybrid Coating Process to Enhance the Electrosteric Stabilization of Inorganic Particles

C. Rufier, M. Reufer, H. Dietsch and P. Schurtenberger:

Langmuir, 2011, 27, 11, 6622-6627.


Snapshots of Fibrillation and Aggregation Kinetics in Multistranded Amyloid Beta-lactoglobulin Fibrils

S. Bolisetty, J. Adamcik, R. Mezzenga

Soft Matter, 2011, 7, 2, 493-499.


Preparation of Ultra-light Magnetic Nanocomposites using Highly Concentrated Emulsions

G. GhoshA. VilchezJ. EsquenaC. Solans,C. Rodríguez-Abreu

Materials Chemistry and Physics, 2011, 130, 1–2, 786–793.

Determination of the Bulk Modulus of Microgel Particles

B. Sierra-Martin, J. A. Frederick, Y. Laporte, G. Markou, J. J. Lietor-Santos, A. Fernandez-Nieves
Colloid & Polymer Science, 2011, 289, 5-6, 721–728.


Structure of Laponite-styrene Precursor Dispersions for Production of Advanced Polymer-clay nanocomposites
R. Fartaria, N. Javid, R. A. Pethrick, J. J. Liggat, J. Sefcik, M. B. Sweatman
Soft Matter, 2011,11, 19, 9157-9166.


Three Dimensional Cross-correlation Dynamic Light Scattering by Non-ergodic Turbid Media
C. Haro-Pérez, G.J. Ojeda-Mendoza, L. F. Rojas-Ochoa
Journal of Chemical Physics, 2011, 134, 24, 244902.


Bulk Modulus of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Microgels through the Swelling Transition

B. Sierra-Martín, Y. Laporte, A. B. South, L. A. Lyon, A. Fernández-Nieves
Physical Review E, 2011, 84, 011406.

Cluster Formation and Phase Separation in Mixtures of Sodium κ-carrageenan and Sodium Caseinate

M. Nono, L. Lalouette, D. Durand, T. Nicolai
Food Hydrocolloids, 2011, 25, 4, 743-749.


Charged Colloid-polymer Mixtures: A study on Electrostaticdepletion Attraction

M. Peláez-Fernández, A. Moncho-Jordá, J. Callejas-Fernándeza
Journal of Chemical Physics, 2011, 134, 054905.


Anionic ring-opening polymerization of octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane in emulsion above critical micelle concentration

I. Mohorič, U. Šebenik

Polymer, 2011, 52, 5, 1234–1240.


The effect of hydrostatic pressure over the swelling of microgel particles

J. J. Liétor-Santos, B. Sierra-Martín, U. Gasser, A. Fernández-Nieves
Soft Matter, 2011, 7, 14, 6370-6374.


Water-Soluble Nonstoichiometric Complexes between Sodium Poly(styrenesulfonate) and Cetylpyridinium Chloride in Aqueous NaCl Solutions. A Static and Dynamic Light Scattering Study

S. Prelesnik, S. Larin, V. Aseyev, H. Tenhu, K. Kogej

Journal of Physical Chemistry B2011, 115, 14, 3793–3803.


Gel Formation of Mixtures of κ-carrageenan and Sodium Caseinate

M. Nono, T. Nicolai and D. Durand
Food Hydrocolloids2011,
25, 4, 750–757.