Scientific Publications

Smith, G. C., Ong, W. K., Costa, J. L., Dickinson, M. E., Watson, M., Cornish, J., . . . Shepherd, P. R. (2013). Extended treatment with selective PI 3-kinase and mTOR inhibitors has effects on metabolism, growth, behaviour and bone strength. FEBS Journal. doi:10.1111/febs.12428

Feng, L., Chittenden, M., Jasiuk, I., Schirer, J., & Dickinson, M. (2012). Mechanical properties of porcine femoral cortical bone measured by nanoindentation. Journal of Biomechanics, 45(10), 1775-1782. doi:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2012.05.001

Williams, G. A., Callon, K. E., Watson, M., Costa, J. L., Ding, Y., Dickinson, M., . . . Cornish, J. (2011). Skeletal phenotype of the leptin receptor-deficient db/db mouse.. J Bone Miner Res, 26(8), 1698-1709. doi:10.1002/jbmr.367

Ding, Y., Dickinson, M., Williams, G. A., Callon, K. E., Watson, M., Naot, D., . . . Cornish, J. (2011). Validation of BioDent TDI as a new clinical diagnostic method. Advanced Materials Research, 275, 151-154. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.275.151

Dickinson, M. E., & Brimer, D. (2009). In vivo measurements of the mechanical properties of bone. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. Colorado. doi:10.1002/jbmr.5650241303

Donnelly, E., Williams, R. M., Downs, S. A., Dickinson, M. E., Baker, S. P., & van  der  Meulen, M. C. (2006). Quasistatic and dynamic nanomechanical properties of cancellous bone tissue relate to collagen content and organization. Journal of Materials Research, 21(8), 2106-2117. doi:10.1557/jmr.2006.0259

Dickinson, M. E., & Ding, Y. (2009). Nanoscale to macroscale studies of the mechanical properties in bone. In Mechanobiology Symposium (pp. 16 (0 pages)). University of Auckland, Auckland.

 

 

Dickinson, M. E. (2009). White spot Lesions. New Zealand Dental Journal, 105(4), 145.

Dickinson, M. E. (2008). Dental Enamel Characterization – Nanomechanics, chemistry and structure of a growing dental disease. NanoS, 2, 36-38.

Dickinson, M. E., Mann, A. B., & Wolf, K. V. (2007). Nanomechanical and chemical characterization of incipient in vitro carious lesions in human dental enamel. Archives of Oral Biology, 52(8), 753-760. doi:10.1016/j.archoralbio.2007.02.007

Dickinson, M. E., & Mann, A. (2006). Nanomechanics, Chemistry and Structure at the Enamel Surface. In R. M. Duckworth (Ed.), The teeth and their environment (pp. 105-131). S Karger Pub.

Dickinson, M. E., Raos, B., Unsworth, C., Rohde, C., Bunting, A., Delivopolous,, E., . . . Graham, E. S. (2012). Patterning Human hNT Astrocytes on Infrared Laser Ablated Parylene-C/SiO2 substrates. In IEEE-EMBS Micro- and Nanoengineering in Medicine Conference. Maui, Hawaii.

Dickinson, M. E., Unsworth, C. P., Costa, J. L., Raos, B. J., Murray, A. F., & Simpson, M. C. (2012). Nanomechanical testing and SPM imaging of human hNT astrocytes,. In IEEE-EMBS Micro- and Nanoengineering in Medicine Conference. Maui, Hawaii.

Dickinson, M. E. (2009). Nanoindentation of Biological Composites. In IOP Conference Series:Materials Science and Engineering Vol. 4 (pp. 4 pages). Auckland, New Zealand. doi:10.1088/1757-899X/4/1/012015

Dickinson, M. E. (2009). Nanoindentation of biological materials – Moving towards more realistic testing. In Third International Conference on Mechanical of Biomaterials and Tissues. Florida, USA.

Dickinson, M. E. (2009). Nanoindentation of biomaterials – new concepts in biomechanical testing. In TMS. San Francisco.

Dickinson, M. E. (2009). Nanoindentation of mineralised tissues. In Third Australian nanoindentation workshop. Canberra, Australia.

 

 

Carpeno D.F., Ohmura T., Zhang L., Leveneur J., Dickinson M., Seal C., Kennedy J., Hyland M., (2015) Nanomechanical and in situ TEM characterization of boron carbide thin films on helium implanted substrates: Delamination, real-time cracking and substrate buckling.  Materials Science and Engineering: A, 639, 54-64 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2015.04.073 Yan, I., Dickinson, M., Gao, W., & Schirer, J. P. (2011). Nanoindentation of individual ZnO nano-/micro-rod. Advanced Materials Research, 275, 147-150. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.275.147 Yan, X., Dickinson, M., Schirer, J. P., Zou, C., & Gao, W. (2010). Face dependence of mechanical properties of a single ZnO nano/microrod. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 108(5), 3 pages. doi:10.1063/1.3462381 Dickinson, M. E., & Yamada, M. (2010). A new method for measuring shear adhesion strength of ceramic cold spray splats. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 2(4), 348-351. doi:10.1166/nnl.2010.1106 Dickinson, M. E., Yan, I., Schirer, J. P., & Gao, W. (2011). Nanoindentation of individual ZnO nano-/Micro-rod. In Advanced Materials Research Vol. 275 (pp. 147-150). Auckland, New Zealand: Trans Tech Publications. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.275.147 Dickinson, M. E., & Mann, A. B. (2006). Nanomechanics and Morphology of Salivary Pellicle. Journal of Materials Research, 21(8), 1996-2002. doi:10.1557/jmr.2006.0248 Dickinson, M. E., & Mann, A. B. (2005). Nanoscale Characterization of Salivary Pellicle. In Materials Research Society Proceedings (pp. Y2.3.1). Boston. Dickinson, M. E., & Mann, A. B. (2005). Nanomechanics and Chemistry of Caries-Like Lesions in Dental Enamel. In Materials Research Society Symposium (pp. Y9.2.1). Boston. Dickinson, M. E., & mann, A. B. (2005). Mechanical and Morphological Changes in Pellicle due to Staining. In IADR. Baltimore. Retrieved from https://iadr.confex.com/iadr/2005Balt/techprogram/abstract_64015.htm Dickinson, M. E., Wolf, K. V., & Mann, A. B. (2005). Nanoscale Mechanical and Chemical Mapping of Artificial Caries-like Lesions. In IADR. Baltimore. Retrieved from https://iadr.confex.com/iadr/2005Balt/techprogram/abstract_63952.htm Dickinson, M. E., LI, N., BEDRAN-DE-CASTRO, A., & DRUMMOND, J. (2010). Hardness of Abrasive Particulates in Defining Material Wear. In IADR. Barcelona, Spain. https://iadr.confex.com/iadr/2010barce/webprogram/Paper139767.html    

Merrilees M.J., Falk B.A., Zuo N., Dickinson M.E., Barnaby C.H., Wight T.N., (2014) Use of versican variant V3 and versican antisense expression to engineer cultures human skin containing increased content of insoluble elastin, Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine doi: 10.1002/term.1913

Raos, B. J., Unsworth, C. P., Costa, J. L., Rohde, C. A., Doyle, C. S., Bunting, A. S., . . . Graham, E. S. (2013). Infra-red laser ablative micromachining of parylene-C on SiO2 substrates for rapid prototyping, high yield, human neuronal cell patterning.. Biofabrication, 5(2), 025006. doi:10.1088/1758-5082/5/2/025006

Unsworth, C. P., Holloway, H., Delivopoulos, E., Murray, A. F., Simpson, M. C., Dickinson, M. E., . . . Graham, E. S. (2011). Patterning and detailed study of human hNT astrocytes on parylene-C/silicon dioxide substrates to the single cell level. Biomaterials, 32(27), 6541-6550. doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.05.041

Laxminarayana R, Rodrigues S., Dickinson M., (2012) “Characterization of E. Chloroticus Sea Urchin Tooth Using

Nanoindentation and SEM”, International Journal of Modern Physics (6) 05-708

 

 

Abdul Rahman, N., Malmström, J., Travas-Sejdic, J., Feisst, V., Dunbar, P. R., & Dickinson, M. E. (2013). Functional polyaniline nanofibre mats for human adipose-derived stem cell proliferation and adhesion. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 138(1), 333-341. doi:10.1016/j.matchemphys.2012.11.065

Rahman, A., Dickinson, M. E., & Farid, M. M. (n.d.). Microencapsulation of a PCM through membrane emulsification and nanocompression-based determination of microcapsule strength. Materials for Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 1(1). doi:10.1007/s40243-012-0004-8

Yan, X., Dickinson, M. E., Schirer, J. P., Chongwen, Z., & Gao, W. (2010). Face dependence of mechanical properties of a single ZnO nano/microrod. Journal of Applied Physics, 108(5). doi:10.1063/1.3462381

Dickinson, M. E., & Schirer, J. P. (2009). Probing more than the surface. Materials Today, 12(7-8), 46-50. doi:10.1016/S1369-7021(09)70202-0

Fisher, G. L., Dickinson, M. E., Bryan, S. R., & Moulder, J. (2008). C60 sputtering of organics: A study using TOF-SIMS, XPS and nanoindentation. Applied Surface Science, 255(4), 819-823. doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2008.05.182

Markwitz, A., Futter, J., Kennedy, J., Fang, F., Carder, D., Leveneur, J., . . . Dickinson, M. E. (2011). Surface Hardening of Aluminium Surfaces by Scandium Ion Implantation. In Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials XIX (pp. 205-214). Auckland, New Zealand

Dickinson, M. E., Markeitz, A., Futter, J., Kennedy, J., Fang, F., Carder, D., . . . Leveneru, J. (2011). Surface hardening of aluminium surfaces by scandium ion implantation. In D. Bhattacharyya, R. Lin, & T. S. Srivatsan (Eds.), Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (pp. 1512 pages).

Raman, A., Dickinson, M. E., & Farid, M. (2011). Microindentation of microencapsulated phase change materials. In Advanced Materials Research : Structural Integrity and Failure Vol. 275 (pp. 85-88). Auckland, New Zealand. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.275.85

Dickinson, M. E. (2009). Nanoindentation of polymers. In PERC/Hybrid Plastics Symposium. Auckland, New Zealand.

 

 

Michelle’s Academic Talks

NORTH AMERICA

March 2015

The power of small words for big impacts, Invited talk, TMS, Orlando, USA

July 2012
Nanomechanical testing of live tissues, invited talk, Gordon Conference on thin films and small scale materials, Maine, USA

January 2012
Tackling the Issues Over Tissues – A Study Using Novel Nanoindentation Techniques for Biology – invited talk, International Symposium on Plasticity, Puerto Rico

November 2011
New Techniques Using Nanoindentation of Biological Tissues in Fluid Environments – invited talk, MRS, Boston

February 2010
Pushing the frontiers of indentation testing TMS, Seattle, USA

December 2009
Nanoindentation of biological materials moving towards realistic testing, (Invited) ICMBT, Florida, USA

February 2009
Nanoindentation of biomaterials – the evolution of soft material testing,(Invited) TMS San Francisco

October  2008
Nanoindentation of Biomaterials – new concepts in biomechanical characterization, (Invited) MS&T. Pittsburgh

November 16 2007
Nanoindentation – cutting edge research for a multi-disciplined community, (Invited) Guest Speaker Lecture, Ohio State University

October 13 2007
Nanoindentation – Novel Applications and Challenges in the Biological Field, (Invited) Guest Speaker Lecture, Oregon Health and Science University

September 16-20 2007
Nanoindentation of Biomaterials -Challenges and Solutions for the Next Generation (Invited) MS&T

September 11 2007
Nanoindentation – cutting edge research for a multi-disciplined community, (Invited) Guest Speaker Lecture, Case Western Reserve University

March 2 2007
Nanoindentation – Cutting Edge Research for a Multi-Disciplined Community, (Invited) Guest Speaker Lecture, University Central Florida

December 7 2006
Nanoindentation – Novel Applications and Challenges in the Biological Field, (Invited) Guest Speaker Lecture, UCSF

 

ASIA

July 2011
Nanoindentation for soft materials – invited talk, AMDP, Tokushima

2011
“Of Mice and Men – Advances in nanoindentation testing for biological materials” International workshop on materials behavious at micro- and nano-scale. Xian, China,

2011
“Using nanoindentation to measure properties of nano- and micro- structural features in materials” International conference on materials heat treatment (ICMH 2011) Iran

September 2010
“Nanomechanical Testing of Cold Spray Splats”, Japan Thermal Spray Society Meeting, Toyohashi, Japan

August 2010
“Nanomechanical testing of small structures and nanomaterials” FPP Nanotech, Seoul, Korea

May 2009
Size effects in mineralized biological tissues (Invited) International Workshop on Size Effect on Materials Mechanical Behaviour May 2009, Beijing China

 

PACIFIC

January 2015

“Biomimetic gecko feet through 3D printing” Invited talk, AMN-7, Nelson

August 2011
“Nanomechanical analysis of coatings – small solutions for big problems” – Lou Cash Memorial lecture, Invited Keynote, SCAA, Shoal Bay Australia

December 2010
“In-vivo detection of bone fracture properties”, Mechanobiology symposium, Auckland

May 2010
“Nanomechanical Testing of Thin Coatings” SCANZ conference, Wellington, New Zealand

October 8 2007
Nanoindentation – cutting edge research for a multi-disciplined community, (Invited) Guest Speaker Lecture, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory