Matthew R. Libera Publications

I. Zhuk, F. Jariwala, A.B. Attygalle, Y. Wu, M. Libera, and S.A. Sukhishvili
Self-defensive layer-by-layer films with bacteria-triggered antibiotic release
ACS Nano, 8(8): p. 7733-7745, (2014).

Y. Wu, J. Liang, K. Rensing, T.-M. Chou, and M. Libera
Extracellular Matrix Reorganization during Cryo Preparation for Scanning Electron Microscope Imaging of Staphylococcus aureus Biofilms
Microscopy and Microanalysis, 20: p. 1348-1355, (2014).

Y. Wang, J. da Silva Domingues, G. Subbiahdoss, H.C. van der Mei, H.J. Busscher, and M. Libera
Conditions of Lateral Surface Confinement that Promote Tissue-Cell Integration and Inhibit Biofilm Growth
Biomaterials, 35(21), (2014).

Q. Wang and M. Libera
Microgel-modified surfaces enhance short-term osteoblast response
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 118: p. 202-209, (2014).

B.W. Peterson, Y. He, Y. Ren, A. Zerdoum, M. Libera, P.K. Sharma, A.-J. van Winklehoff, D. Neut, P. Stoodley, H.C. van der Mei, and H.J. Busscher
Viscoelasticity as a virulence factor of biofilms
FEMS Microbiology reviews, submitted, (2014).

Y. Wu, Q. Wang, and M. Libera
PEG-based microgels to modify biomaterials surfaces
Macromolecular Symposia, 329(1): p. 35-40, (2013).

Y. Wang, E. Firlar, X. Dai, and M. Libera
Poly(ethylene glycol) as a biointeractive electron-beam resist
Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, 51(21): p. 1543-1554, (2013).

Q. Wang, X. Yu, and M. Libera
Reducing Bacterial Colonization of 3-D Nanofiber Cell Scaffolds by Hierarchical Assembly of Microgels and an Antimicrobial Peptide
Advanced Healthcare Materials, 2(5): p. 687-691, (2013).

V. Sharma, A. Compagnoni, M. Libera, A.K. Muszanska, H.J. Busscher, and H.C. Van Der Mei
Simulating anti-adhesive and antibacterial bifunctional polymers for surface coating using BioScape
in ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Biomedical Informatics.
2013. Washington, DC.

A. Compagnoni, V. Sharma, Y. Bao, M. Libera, S. Sukhishvili, P. Bidinger, L. Bioglio, and E. Bonelli
BioScape: A modeling and simulation language for bacteria-materials interactions
Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science, 293: p. 35-49, (2013).

Y. Wang, G. Subbiahdoss, J. de Vries, M. Libera, H.C. van der Mei, and H.J. Busscher
Effect of adsorbed fibronectin on the differential adhesion of osteoblast-like cells and Staphylococcus aureus with and without fibronectin-binding proteins
Biofouling, 28(9): p. 1011-1021, (2012).

Y. Wang, M. Libera, H.J. Busscher, and H.C. van der Mei
Mono-functional to multifunctional coatings: The changing paradigm to control biofilm formation on biomedical implants
in "Biofilms in Bioengineering"
edited by M. Simoes and F. Mergulho, Eds. Nova Science: Commack, (2012)

Q. Wang, E. Uzunoglu, Y. Wu, and M. Libera
Self-assembled poly(ethylene glycol) -co- acrylic acid microgels to inhibit bacterial colonization of synthetic surfaces
Applied Materials and Interfaces., 4(5): p. 2498-2506, (2012).

R.F. Egerton, S. Lazar, and M. Libera
Delocalized radiation damage in polymers
Micron, 43(1): p. 2-7, (2012).

X. Dai, W. Yang, E. Firlar, S.A.E. Marras, and M. Libera
Surface-patterned microgel-tethered molecular beacons
Soft Matter, 8(11): p. 3067-3076, (2012).

Y. Wu, J.P. Zitelli, K.S. TenHuisen, X. Yu, and M.R. Libera
Differential response of Staphylococci and osteoblasts to varying titanium surface roughness
Biomaterials, 32(4): p. 951-960, (2011).

Y. Wang, G. Subbiahdoss, J. Swartjes, H.C. van der Mei, H.J. Busscher, and M. Libera
Length-Scale Mediated Differential Adhesion of Mammalian Cells and Microbes
Advanced Functional Materials, 21(20): p. 3916-3923, (2011).

J. Wang, Y. Zhu, H.K. Bawa, G. Ng, Y. Wu, M. Libera, H.C. Van Der Mei, H.J. Busscher, and X. Yu
Oxygen-generating nanofiber cell scaffolds with antimicrobial properties
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 3(1): p. 67-73, (2011).

A. Dashiff, R.A. Junka, M. Libera, and D.E. Kadouri
Predation of human pathogens by the predatory bacteria Micavibrio aeruginosavorus and Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus
Journal of Applied Microbiology, 110(2): p. 431-444, (2011).

D. Brockway, M. Libera, and H. Welner
Hydrogel Beads: The New Slime Lab?
The Science Teacher, Summer: p. 50-55, (2011).

S. Yakovlev, M. Misra, S. Shi, E. Firlar, and M. Libera
Nanoscale water mapping in hydrated biological materials by low-loss electron energy-loss spectroscopy
Ultramicroscopy, 110: p. 866-876, (2010).

S. Pavlukhina, Y. Lu, A. Patimetha, M. Libera, and S. Sukhishvili
Polymer multilayers with pH-triggered release of antibacterial agents
Biomacromolecules, 11(12): p. 3448-3456, (2010).

M. Libera and R. Egerton
Advances in the Transmission Electron Microscopy of Polymers
Polymer Reviews, 50: p. 321-339, (2010).

S. Yakovlev, M. Misra, S. Shi, and M. Libera
Specimen thickness dependence of hydrogen evolution during cryo-transmission electron microscopy of hydrated soft materials
Journal of Microscopy, 236(3): p. 174-179, (2009).

M. Sengonul, A. Sousa, and M. Libera
Selective adsorption of surface-modified ferritin on a phase-separated polymer blend
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 73(1): p. 152-155, (2009).

P. Krsko, T. McCann, T.-T. Thach, T. Laabs, H. Geller, and M. Libera
Length-Scale Mediated Adhesion and Directed Growth of Neural Cells by Surface-Patterned Poly(ethylene glycol) Hydrogels
Biomaterials, 30: p. 721-729, (2009).

P. Krsko, J. Kaplan, and M. Libera
Spatially controlled bacterial adhesion using surface-patterned poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogels
Acta Biomaterialia, 5: p. 589-596, (2009).

K. Ganeshnarayan, S.M. Shah, M.R. Libera, A. Santostefano, and J.B. Kaplan
Poly-N-acetylglucosamine matrix polysaccharide impedes fluid convection and transport of the cationic surfactant cetylpyridinium chloride through bacterial biofilms
Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 75: p. 1308-1314, (2009).

S. Yakovlev and M. Libera
Dose-limited spectroscopic imaging of soft materials by low-loss EELS in the scanning transmission electron microscope
Micron, 39: p. 734-740, (2008).

G. Kim, A. Sousa, D. Myers, and M. Libera
Nanoscale composition of biphasic polymer nanocolloids in solution measured by spatially resolved EELS in the cryo-STEM
Microscopy and Microanalysis, 14(5): p. 459-468, (2008).

M. Sengonul, J. Ruzicka, A. Attygalle, and M. Libera
Surface modification of protein nanocontainers and their self-directing character in polymer blends
Polymer, 48(13): p. 3632-3640, (2007).

I. Saaem, V. Papasotiropoulos, T. Wang, P. Soteropoulos, and M. Libera
Hydrogel-based protein nanoarrays
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, 7(8): p. 2623-2632, (2007).

A. Sousa, M. Sengonul, R. Latour, J. Kohn, and M. Libera
Selective protein adsorption on a phase-separated polymer blend
Langmuir, 22: p. 6286-6292, (2006).

A. Sousa, J. Schut, J. Kohn, and M. Libera
Nanoscale morphological changes during hydrolytic degradation and erosion of a bioresorbable polymer
Macromolecules, 39: p. 7306-7312, (2006).

A. Sousa, A. Aitouchen, and M. Libera
Water Mapping in Hydrated Soft Materials
Ultramicroscopy, 106(2): p. 130-145, (2006).

G. Kim, A. Sousa, D. Meyers, M. Shope, and M. Libera
Diffuse polymer interfaces in lobed nanoemulsions preserved in aqueous media
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128(20): p. 6570-6571, (2006).

P. Krsko, I. Saaem, R. Clancy, H. Geller, P. Soteropoulos, and M. Libera
E-beam patterned hydrogels to control nanoscale surface bioactivity
in "Nanofabrication: Technologies, Devices, and Applications II"
edited by W.Y. Lai, L.E. Ocola, and S. Pau, Eds. SPIE: Bellingham, p 600201 (2005)

P. Krsko and M. Libera
Biointeractive Hydrogels
Materials Today, 8(12): p. 36-44, (2005).

V. Kozlovskaya, S. Yakovlev, M. Libera, and S. Sukhishvili
The Role of Substrate Surface Charge in the Self-Assembly of Hydrogen-Bonded Multilayer Capsules and Films
Langmuir, 20(25): p. 11123-11126, (2005).

M. Libera and M.M. Disko
Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy of Polymers
in "Transmission Electron Energy Loss Spectrometry in Materials Science"
edited by C. Ahn, Ed. Wiley-VCH: New York, pp 419-454 (2004)

Y. Hong, P. Krsko, and M. Libera
Protein surface patterning using nanoscale poly(ethylene glycol) nanohydrogels
Langmuir, 20((25)): p. 11123-11126, (2004).

J. Taylor, A. Romo-Uribe, and M. Libera
Molecular orientation gradients in thermotropic liquid crystalline fiber
Polymers for Advanced Technologies, 14(9): p. 595-600, (2003).

P. Krsko, M. Mansfield, S. Sukhishvili, R. Clancy, and M. Libera
Electron-Beam Patterned Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Microhydrogels
Langmuir, 19: p. 5618-5625, (2003).

V. Kozlovskaya, S. Ok, A. Sousa, M. Libera, and S. Sukhishvili
Hydrogen-bonded polymer capsules formed by layer-by-layer self-assembly
Macromolecules, 36: p. 8590-8592, (2003).

T.M. Chou, M. Libera, and M. Gauthier
Quantitative phase contrast imaging of arborescent graft polystyrene by off-axis transmission electron holography
Polymer, 44(10): p. 3037-3043, (2003).

T.M. Chou and M. Libera
Mean free paths for inelastic electron scattering in silicon and poly(styrene) nanospheres
Ultramicroscopy, 94(1): p. 31-35, (2003).

J. Taylor, A. Romo-Uribe, and M. Libera
Bimodal orientation defects in main-chain thermotropic liquid crystalline polymer fibers
Macromolecules, 35(5): p. 1751-1756, (2002).

J. Taylor, A. Romo-Uribe, and M. Libera
Spatially resolved electron diffraction and the determination of orientational order parameters in thermotropic liquid crystalline polymer
Polymer, 43(ER5): p. 1641-1648, (2002).

J. Taylor, A. Romo-Uribe, M. Jaffe, and M. Libera
Effect of molecular architecture on chain orientation and microstructure in thermotropic liquid crystalline polymers
Macromolecules: p. submitted, (2002).

H. Li, J. Lee, M.R. Libera, W.Y. Lee, A. Kebbede, M.J. Lance, H. Wang, and G.N. Morscher
Morphological evolution and weak interface development within chemical-vapor-deposited zirconia coating deposited on Hi-Nicalon fiber
Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 85(6): p. 1561-1568, (2002).

A. Lan, Z. Iqbal, A. Aitouchen, M. Libera, and H. Grebel
Growth of single-wall carbon nanotubes within an ordered array of nanosize silica spheres
Applied Physics Letters, 81(3): p. 433-435, (2002).

T. Douglas, E. Strable, D. Willits, A. Aitouchen, M. Libera, and M. Young
Protein Engineering of a Viral Cage for Constrained Nano-Materials Synthesis
Advanced Materials, 14(6): p. 415-418, (2002).

T.M. Chou, P. Prayoonthong, A. Aitouchen, and M. Libera
Nanoscale artifacts in RuO4-stained poly(styrene)
Polymer, 43(7): p. 2085-2088, (2002).

A. Quintero, M. Libera, C. Cabral Jr., C. Lavoie, and J.M.E. Harper
Two-step codeposition process for enhanced C54-TiSi2 formation in the Ti-Si binary system
Journal of Applied Physics, 89(9): p. 4879-4885, (2001).

J.I. Lee, H. Li, M. Libera, W.Y. Lee, H. Wang, and G.N. Morscher
Role of first SiO2 layer in a multilayer SiO2/ZrO2/SiO2 fiber coating for SiC/SiC ceramic composites
Ceramic Transactions, 124(Advances in Ceramic Matrix Composites VI): p. 15-26, (2001).

D. Arayasantiparb, S. McKnight, and M.R. Libera
Compositional variation within the epoxy/adherend interphase
Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 15(12): p. 1463-1484, (2001).

D. Arayasantiparb, S. McKnight, and M. Libera
Epoxy Infiltration into Nanoporous Aluminum Oxide
Journal of Adhesion, 76(4): p. 353, (2001).

K. Siangchaew and M. Libera
Influence of Fast Secondary Electrons on the Aromatic Structure of Polystyrene
Philosophical Magazine, 80(4): p. 1001-1016, (2000).

Miranda-Caru, A.D. Askanase, R. Clancy, M,, F. Di Donato, T. Chou, M. Libera, E.L.K. Chan, and J.P. Buyon
Anti-SSA/Ro and Anti-SSB/La autoantibodies bind the surface of apoptotic fetal cardiocytes and promote secretion of TNF-alpha by macrophages
Journal of Immunology, 165(9): p. 5345-5341, (2000).

K. Siangchaew and M. Libera
Measurement of Interfacial Width in Poly(styrene)/Poly(2-vinyl pyridine) by Spatially-Resolved Inelastic Electron Scattering
Macromolecules, 32: p. 3051-3056, (1999).

A. Quintero, M. Libera, C. Cabral Jr., C. Lavoie, and J.M.E. Harper
Enhanced C54-TiSi2 formation in Ti-Ta alloy films on Si single crystal substrates
Journal of Materials Research, 14(12): p. 4690-4700, (1999).

Y.C. Wang, T.M. Chou, M. Libera, E. Voelkl, and B.G. Frost
Measurement of polystyrene mean inner potential by transmission electron holography of latex spheres
Microscopy and Microanalysis, 4(2): p. 146-57 (1998).

G. Kim and M. Libera
Kinetic Constraints on the Development of Surface Microstructure in SBS Thin Films
Macromolecules, 31: p. 2670-2672, (1998).

G. Kim and M. Libera
Microstructural development in solvent-cast polystyrene-polybutadiene-polystyrene (SBS) triblock copolymer thin films
Macromolecules, 31: p. 2569-2577, (1998).

B. Davidson, J. Nordman, B. Hinaus, M. Rzchowski, K. Siangchaew, and M. Libera
Dynamic properties and nonequilibrium processes in e-beam scribed YBCO Josephson junctions
Applied Physics Letters, 73: p. 1290-1292, (1998).

Y.C. Wang, T.M. Chou, M. Libera, and T.F. Kelly
Transmission electron holography of silicon nanospheres with surface oxide layers
Applied Physics Letters, 70(10): p. 1296-8, (1997).

K. Siangchaew and M. Libera
Energy-Loss Measurements of Polymer Microstructure and Polymer Interfaces: Issues and Opportunities
Microscopy and Microanalysis, 3(6): p. 530 - 539, (1997).

M. Libera, J.A. Ott, and K. Siangchaew
Temperature-dependent high-angle electron scattering from a phase-separated amorphous Ge-Te thin film
Ultramicroscopy, 62: p. 564-569, (1996).

M. Libera
Local amorphous thin-film crystallization induced by focused electron-beam irradiation
Applied Physics Letters, 68: p. 331-333, (1996).

B. Davidson, J.E. Nordman, B. Hinaus, M. Rzchowski, K. Siangchaew, and M. Libera
Superconductor-normal-superconductor behavior of Josephson junctions scribed in Y1Ba2Cu3O7-d by a high-brightness electron source
Applied Physics Letters, 68: p. 3811-3813, (1996).

Z. Yang, H. Du, M. Libera, and I. Singer
Effects of implantation temperature on the composition, structure, and oxidation behavior of Al-implanted SiC
Journal of Materials Research, 10: p. 1441-1447, (1995).

Q.M. Lu and M. Libera
Microstructural measurements of amorphous GeTe crystallization by hot-stage optical microscopy
Journal of Applied Physics, 77: p. 517, (1995).

M. Libera, J. Ott, and Y.C. Wang
Transmission Electron Holography of Polymer Microstructure
in "Electron Holography"
edited by A. Tonomura, et al., Eds. Elsevier: Amsterdam, pp 231-237 (1995)

M. Libera, D.A. Smith, L. Tsung, and D. Eaglesham
High-Spatial-Resolution Analysis of Ge Layers in Silicon
Ultramicroscopy, 52: p. 564-569, (1993).

M. Libera and M. Chen
Time-Resolved Reflection and Transmission Studies of Amorphous Ge-Te Thin-Film Crystallization
Journal of Applied Physics, 73: p. 2272-2282, (1993).

H. Du, Z. Yang, M. Libera, D. Jacobson, Y.C. Wang, and R.F. Davis
Chemistry and Structure of beta-SiC Implanted with High-Dose Al
Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 79: p. 330-335, (1993).

H. Du, M. Libera, Z. Yang, P.-J. Lai, D. Jacobson, Y.C. Wang, and R.F. Davis
Effect of Self-Implantation on Structure and Oxidation Behavior of Single Crystal beta-SiC
Applied Physics Letters, 62: p. 423-425, (1993).

M. Libera, G.B. Olson, and J.B. Vander Sande
Heterogeneous Nucleation during the Solidification of Liquid Metal Droplets
Materials Science and Engineering, 132(107-188), (1991).

M. Libera, M. Chen, and K.A. Rubin
Ge Supersaturation in Laser-Heated Te-Ge-Sn Thin Films
Journal of Materials Research, 7: p. 2666-2676, (1991).

M. Libera, P.P. Bolsaitis, R.E. Spjut, and J.B. Vander Sande
Liquid Supercoolings and Droplet Cooling Rates of Remelted Argon-Atomized Fe-30Ni Powder Particles
Journal of Materials Research, 3: p. 441-452, (1988).

M. Libera and J.B. Vander Sande
Solidification Morphologies in Atomized Fe-Ni-Cr-P
Scripta Metallurgica, 18: p. 1303-1308, (1984).