• Laser recrystallization and inscription of compositional microstructures in crystalline SiGe-core fibres 

      Coucheron, David Andre; Fokine, Michael; Patil, Nilesh; Breiby, Dag Werner; Buset, Ole Tore; Healy, Noel; Peacock, Anna; Hawkins, Thomas A.; Jones, Maxwell; Ballato, John; Gibson, Ursula (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Glass fibres with silicon cores have emerged as a versatile platform for all-optical processing, sensing and microscale optoelectronic devices. Using SiGe in the core extends the accessible wavelength range and potential ...
    • On determining the Poisson's ratio of viscoelastic polymer microparticles using a flat punch test 

      Yu, Haiyang; Kongsmo, Rakel; Patil, Nilesh; He, Jianying; Breiby, Dag Werner; Zhang, Zhiliang (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Microscopic spherical polymer particles are increasingly used in a wide range of areas, including pharmacy, physics and microelectronics. For most of the applications a precise knowledge of the mechanical properties is ...
    • X-ray nanoscopy of a bulk heterojunction 

      Patil, Nilesh; Skjønsfjell, Eirik Torbjørn Bakken; Van den Brande, Niko; Chavez Panduro, Elvia Anabela; Claessens, Raf; Guizar-Sicairos, Manuel; Van Mele, Bruno; Breiby, Dag Werner (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Optimizing the morphology of bulk heterojunctions is known to significantly improve the photovoltaic performance of organic solar cells, but available quantitative imaging techniques are few and have severe limitations. ...