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Dr John Tsibouklis

Reader in Polymer Science

  1. 2001
  2. Published

    A direct-staining method to evaluate the mucoadhesion of polymers from aqueous dispersion

    Sandra Kockisch, Gareth D. Rees, Simon A. Young, Dr John Tsibouklis & John D. Smart, 9 Nov 2001, In : Journal of Controlled Release. 77, 1-2, p. 1-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Nanoindentation and adhesion-force-mapping studies of polymer blend films: Factors influencing the measured force of adhesion

    P. Eaton, T. G. Nevell, J. D. Smart, Dr James Smith & Dr John Tsibouklis, 1 Dec 2001. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

  4. 2002
  5. Published

    Adhesion force mapping of polymer surfaces: factors influencing force of adhesion

    P. Eaton, Dr James Smith, P. Graham, J. Smart, Tom Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2002, In : Langmuir. 18, 8, p. 3387-3389 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Combined nanoindentation and adhesion force mapping using the Atomic Force Microscope: investigations of a filled polysiloxane coating

    P. Eaton, F. Estarlich, R. Ewen, Tom Nevell, Dr James Smith & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2002, In : Langmuir. 18, 25, p. 10011-10015 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    A study of pyroelectric and dielectric properties of alternate layer fluorodeconoylmonoitaconate Langmuir-Blodgett films

    R. Capan, T. H. Richardson & Dr John Tsibouklis, 18 Feb 2002, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 198-200, p. 835-841 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Poly(di-1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluoroalkylitaconate) films: surface organisation phenomena, surface energy determinations and force of adhesion measurements

    Eugen Barbu, Roger A. Pullin, Paul Graham, Peter Eaton, Richard J. Ewen, John D. Smart, Thomas G. Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 1 Mar 2002, In : Polymer Testing. 43, 6, p. 1727-1734

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    An in vitro model for investigating the gastric mucosal retention of 14C-labelled poly(acrylic acid) dispersions

    Robert G. Riley, John D. Smart, Dr John Tsibouklis, Simon A. Young, Frank Hampson, Alf Davis, Grant Kelly, Peter W. Dettmar & William R. Wilber, 2 Apr 2002, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 236, 1-2, p. 87-96 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Impact of Fluorination and Side-Chain Length on Poly(methylpropenoxyalkylsiloxane) and Poly(alkyl methacrylate) Solubility in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide

    Mark A. Mchugh, Alberto Garach-domech, Il-Hyun Park, Dan Li, Eugen Barbu, Paul Graham & Dr John Tsibouklis, 1 Aug 2002, In : Macromolecules. 35, 17, p. 6479-6482

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Adsorbed poly(ethyleneoxide)–poly(propyleneoxide) copolymers on synthetic surfaces: spectroscopy and microscopy of polymer structures and effects on adhesion of skin-borne bacteria

    L. Marsh, M. Coke, P. Dettmar, R. Ewen, M. Havler, Tom Nevell, J. Smart, Dr James Smith, B. Timmins, Dr John Tsibouklis & 1 others, C. Alexander, Sep 2002, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 61, 4, p. 641-652 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Fluoropolymer coatings with inherent resistance to biofouling

    Dr John Tsibouklis, M. Stone, A. Thorpe, P. Graham, Eugen Barbu, Dr James Smith, Tom Nevell & R. Ewen, Nov 2002, In : Surface Coatings International B: Coatings Transactions. 85, 4, p. 301-308 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. 2003
  14. Published

    The retention of 14C-labelled poly(acrylic acids) on gastric and oesophageal mucosa: An in vitro study

    John D. Smart, Robert G. Riley, Dr John Tsibouklis, Simon A. Young, Frank C. Hampson, J. Alf Davis, Grant Kelly, Peter W. Dettmar & William R. Wilber, 1 Jan 2003, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 20, 1, p. 83-90 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Adsorbed pluronics on the skin of human volunteers: Effects on bacterial adhesion

    Lorraine H. Marsh, Cameron Alexander, Mark Coke, Peter W. Dettmar, Michael Havler, Thomas G. Nevell, John D. Smart, Barry Timmins & Dr John Tsibouklis, 30 Jan 2003, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 251, 1-2, p. 155-163 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Ultra-low surface energy polymers: The molecular design requirements

    Dr John Tsibouklis & Thomas G. Nevell, 17 Apr 2003, In : Advanced Materials. 15, 7-8, p. 647-650 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Polymeric microspheres for drug delivery to the oral cavity: An in vitro evaluation of mucoadhesive potential

    Sandra Kockisch, Gareth D. Rees, Simon A. Young, Dr John Tsibouklis & John D. Smart, 1 Aug 2003, In : Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 92, 8, p. 1614-1623 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Mucin/poly(acrylic acid) interactions: A spectroscopic investigation of mucoadhesion

    Minesh M. Patel, John D. Smart, Thomas G. Nevell, Richard J. Ewen, P. J. Eaton & Dr John Tsibouklis, 1 Sep 2003, In : Biomacromolecules. 4, 5, p. 1184-1190 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Solubility of Poly (perfluoromonoitaconates) and Poly (perfluorodiitaconates) in Supercritical CO2

    Dan Li, Zhihao Shen, Mark A. Mchugh, Dr John Tsibouklis & Eugen Barbu, 1 Dec 2003, In : Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. 42, 25, p. 6499-6504

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. 2004
  21. Published

    Dual-stimuli-responsive hydrogels based on poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)/chitosan semi-interpenetrating networks

    Liliana Verestiuc, Claudia Ivanov, Eugen Barbu & Dr John Tsibouklis, 9 Jan 2004, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 269, 1, p. 185-194

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    In situ evaluation of drug-loaded microspheres on a mucosal surface under dynamic test conditions

    Sandra Kockisch, Gareth D. Rees, Simon A. Young, Dr John Tsibouklis & John D. Smart, 19 May 2004, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 276, 1-2, p. 51-58 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Friction coefficient mapping using the atomic force microscope

    S. Breakspear, Dr James Smith, Tom Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, Sep 2004, In : Surface and Interface Analysis. 36, 9, p. 1330-1334 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. 2005
  25. Published

    Non-toxic coatings that inhibit bacterial adhesion

    Eugen Barbu, Thomas G. Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2005, In : Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Packing Sourcer. p. 84-90

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Mucoadhesive, triclosan-loaded polymer microspheres for application to the oral cavity: Preparation and controlled release characteristics

    Sandra Kockisch, Gareth D. Rees, Dr John Tsibouklis & John D. Smart, 1 Jan 2005, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics. 59, 1, p. 207-216 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Vinylpyrrolidone-co-(meth)acrylic acid inserts for ocular drug delivery: synthesis and evaluation

    Eugen Barbu, Indrajeetsinh Sarvaiya, Keith L Green, Thomas G Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 15 Sep 2005, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 74A, 4, p. 598-606

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. 2006
  29. Published

    Biofouling-resistant coatings from low-surface-energy polymers

    Dr John Tsibouklis, Tom Nevell & Eugen Barbu, 2006, Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion, Volume 4. Mittal, K. (ed.). 4 ed. Boston: VSP, p. 461-469 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  30. Published

    Functionalized chitosan/NIPAM (HEMA) hybrid polymer networks as inserts for ocular drug delivery: synthesis, in vitro assessment, and in vivo evaluation

    L. Verestiuc, O. Nastasescu, Eugen Barbu, I. Sarvaiya, K. Green & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2006, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 77A, 4, p. 726-735 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Published

    Orally administered, colon-specific mucoadhesive azopolymer particles for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease: an in vivo study

    Dr Marta Roldo, Eugen Barbu, Dr James Brown, Dr David Laight, J. Smart & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2006, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 79A, 3, p. 706-715 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Polymeric materials for ophthalmic drug delivery: trends and perspectives

    Eugen Barbu, L. Verestiuc, Tom Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2006, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 16, 34, p. 3439-3443 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. 2007
  34. Published

    Azo compounds in colon-specific drug delivery

    Dr Marta Roldo, Eugen Barbu, Dr James Brown, Dr David Laight, John D. Smart & Dr John Tsibouklis, Sep 2007, In : Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery. 4, 5, p. 547-560 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. 2008
  36. Published

    Carborane-based derivatives of delocalised lipophilic cations for boron neutron capture therapy: synthesis and preliminary in vitro evaluation

    Gianpiero Calabrese, A. Gomes, Eugen Barbu, Tom Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2008, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 18, 40, p. 4864-4871 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Fluoropolymers as low-surface-energy tooth coatings for oral care

    D. Churchley, G. Rees, Eugen Barbu, Tom Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2008, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 352, 1-2, p. 44-49 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Synthesis and characterization of low surface energy fluoropolymers as potential barrier coatings in oral care

    David P. Churchley, Eugen Barbu, Richard J. Ewen, Zhihau Shen, Yongchul Kim, Mark A. McHugh, Zhong Yi Zhang, Thomas G. Nevell, Gareth D. Rees & Dr John Tsibouklis, 15 Mar 2008, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 84A, 4, p. 994-1005

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. 2009
  40. Published

    Hybrid polymeric hydrogels for ocular drug delivery: nanoparticulate systems from copolymers of acrylic acid-functionalized chitosan and N-isopropylacrylamide or 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate

    Eugen Barbu, L. Verestiuc, M. Iancu, A. Jatariu, A. Lungu & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2009, In : Nanotechnology. 20, 22, p. 225108 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    The potential for nanoparticle-based drug delivery to the brain: overcoming the blood-brain barrier

    Eugen Barbu, E. Molnar, Dr John Tsibouklis & Professor Darek Gorecki, 2009, In : Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery. 6, 6, p. 553-565 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2010
  43. Published

    A comparative study of surface energy data from atomic force microscopy and from contact angle goniometry

    Dimitris Lamprou, Dr James Smith, Tom Nevell, Eugen Barbu, C. Willis & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2010, In : Applied Surface Science. 256, 16, p. 5082-5087 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    A thermogravimetric method for assessing the substantivity of polymer films on dentally relevant substrates

    B. Nielsen, Tom Nevell, Eugen Barbu, G. Rees & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2010, In : Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 102, 1, p. 121-126 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Intestine-specific, oral delivery of captopril montmorillonite: formulation and release kinetics

    M. Lakshmi, S. Joseph, A. Mandal, Dr John Tsibouklis & S. Reddy, 2010, In : Nanoscale Research Letters. 6, 15

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    Physisorbed o-carborane onto lyso-phosphatidylcholine-functionalized, single-walled carbon nanotubes: a potential carrier system for the therapeutic delivery of boron

    S. N. Yannopoulos, G. D. Zouganelis, S. Nurmohamed, Dr James Smith, N. Bouropoulos, G. Calabrese, D. G. Fatouros & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2010, In : Nanotechnology. 21, 8, p. 85101

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Self-assembled alkanethiol structures on gold: a further insight into the origins of structural rearrangement phenomena

    Dimitris Lamprou, Dr James Smith, Tom Nevell, Eugen Barbu, Dr John Tsibouklis, Carlanne M. Stone, C. Willis & R. Ewen, 2010, In : Surface Science. 604, 5-6, p. 541-547 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Self-assembled structures of alkanethiols on gold-coated cantilever tips and substrates for atomic force microscopy: Molecular organisation and conditions for reproducible deposition

    Dimitris Lamprou, Dr James Smith, Tom Nevell, Eugen Barbu, C. Willis & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2010, In : Applied Surface Science. 256, 6, p. 1961-1968 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    Toward drug delivery into the brain: synthesis, characterization, and preliminary in vitro assessment of alkylglyceryl-functionalized chitosan nanoparticles

    E. Molnar, Eugen Barbu, Chun Lien, Professor Darek Gorecki & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2010, In : Biomacromolecules. 11, 11, p. 2880-2889 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    Towards the determination of surface energy at the nanoscale: a further assessment of the AFM-based approach

    Dimitris Lamprou, Dr James Smith, Tom Nevell, Eugen Barbu, C. Willis & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2010, In : Journal of Advanced Microscopy Research. 5, p. 138-142 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. 2011
  52. Published

    Direct condensation of d,l- and l-lactic acids: effect of AlCl3 catalyst on microstructural arrangements of homopolymers and copolymers

    S. Nagarajan, Dr John Tsibouklis & B. Reddy, 2011, In : Iranian Polymer Journal. 20, 6, p. 523-533 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Published

    Mapping surface heterogeneity: the AFM-based approach

    Dr James Smith, Tom Nevell & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2011, In : International Review of Biophysical Chemistry. 2, 5, p. 184-190 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Published

    Multifunctional poly(alkyl methacrylate) films for dental care

    B. Nielsen, Tom Nevell, Eugen Barbu, Dr James Smith, G. Rees & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2011, In : Biomedical Materials. 6, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Poly(alkyl methacrylate) tooth coatings for dental care: evaluation of the demineralisation-protection benefit using a time-resolved in vitro method

    B. Nielsen, Tom Nevell, Eugen Barbu, Dr James Smith, G. Rees & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2011, In : Polymers. 3, p. 314-329 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    Ring opening metathesis polymerization of polyoctahedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes (POSS) incorporated oxanorbornene-5,6-dicarboximide: synthesis, characterization, and surface morphology of copolymers

    D. Gnanasekaran, K. Madhavan, Dr John Tsibouklis & B. Reddy, 2011, In : Australian Journal of Chemistry. 64, 3, p. 309-315 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. Published

    The effects of incorporated silicone oils and calcium carbonate on the resistance to settlement and the antifouling performance of a silicone elastomer

    F. Estarlich, P. Eaton, Dr Bob Fletcher, S. Lewey, Tom Nevell, Dr James Smith & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2011, In : Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 25, 17, p. 2183-2198 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  58. Published

    Thermosensitive hydrogels for nasal drug delivery: the formulation and characterisation of systems based on N-trimethyl chitosan chloride

    H. Nazar, D. Fatouros, Dr Marisa Van Der Merwe, N. Bouropoulos, G. Avgouropoulos, Dr John Tsibouklis & Dr Marta Roldo, 2011, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics. 77, 2, p. 225-232 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. Published

    In vitro effect on cancer cells: synthesis and preparation of polyurethane membranes for controlled delivery of curcumin

    S. Nagarajan, B. Reddy & Dr John Tsibouklis, Dec 2011, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 99A, 3, p. 410-417 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. 2012
  61. Published

    Biotinylated chitosan-based SPIONs with potential in blood-contacting applications

    Vera Balan, Ivona Andreea Petrache, Marcel Ionel Popa, Maria Butnaru, Eugen Barbu, Dr John Tsibouklis & Liliana Verestiuc, 2012, In : Journal of Nanoparticle Research. 14, 2, p. 730-743

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. Published

    Fluorescence-detectable, star-shaped polylactic acid construction for implantation

    B. Nagarajan, B. Reddy & Dr John Tsibouklis, 2012, In : European Polymer Journal. 48, 7, p. 1357-1360 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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