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Below gives a selected list of the publications from Professor Glen McHale, Dr Mike Newton, Dr Neil Shirtcliffe and colleagues in Northumbria University and Nottingham Trent University. Postprints of some papers are available by clicking on the links provided. Users who are registered with the American Chemical Society (ACS registration is free) can click on the "Via ACS Server" links and logon to obtain a free copy of the article.

Reprints of recent papers for McHale and colleagues are available at the Northumbria University Repository. Reprints of recent papers for Newton and colleagues are available at the Nottingham Trent University Repository

Complete list | Superhydrophobicity & Superspreading | Lichens, Plastrons & Soil | Interfacial Slip & Drag Reduction | Liquid Marbles, EWOD & DEP | Wetting & Spreading | Surface Acoustic Waves | Quartz Crystal Microbalances | Selected Others

Publications 2017

J.H. Guan, E.R. Gutierrez, B.B. Xu, D. Wood, G. McHale, R. Ledesma-Aguilar and G.G. Wells,
Drop transport and positioning on lubricant impregnated surfaces,
Soft Matter TBC (TBC) (2017) TBC-TBC. View abstract

Z. Brabcova, G. McHale, G.G. Wells, C.V. Brown and M.I. Newton,
Electric field induced reversible spreading of droplets into films on lubricant impregnated surfaces,
Applied Physics Letters 110 (2) (2017) 121603. View open access

Y.Q. Fu, J.T. Luo, N.T. Nguyen, A. Walton, A. Flewitt, X.T. Zu, Y. Li and G. McHale,
Advances in piezoelectric thin films for acoustic biosensors, acoustofluidics and lab-on-chip applications,
Progress in Materials Science TBC (TBC) (2017) TBC-TBC. View abstract

Z. Brabcova, G. McHale, G.G. Wells, C.V. Brown, M.I. Newton, A.M.J. Edwards,
Near axisymmetric partial wetting using interface-localized liquid dielectrophoresis,
Langmuir 32 (42) (2017) 10844-10850. View open access

J.T. Luo, N.R. Geraldi, J.H. Guan, G. McHale, G.G. Wells and Y.Q. Fu,
Slippery Liquid-Infused Porous Surfaces and droplet transportation by Surface Acoustic Waves,
Physical Review Applied 7 (1) (2017) 014017. View open access

C. Semprebon, G. McHale and H. Kusumaatmaja,
Apparent contact angle and contact angle hysteresis on liquid infused surfaces,
Soft Matter 13 (1) (2017) 101-110. View open access

Publications 2016

G. McHale,
Chapter 9: Wetting Properties of Surfaces and Drag Reduction,
in Non-wettable Surfaces: Theory, Preparation and Applications,
Editors: Robin H A Ras, Abraham Marmur, published 25 November 2016, pp.253-284.
View abstract

A.M.J. Edwards, R. Ledesma-Aguilar, M.I. Newton, C.V. Brown and
G. McHale,
Not spreading in reverse: The dewetting of a liquid film into a single drop,
Science Advances 2 (9) (2016) e1600183. View open access version
View Science Advances produced video
(Also see the popular explanation)

S. Atherton, D. Polak, C.A.E. Hamlett, N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, S. Ahn, S.H. Doerr, R. Bryant and M.I. Newton,
Drop impact behaviour on alternately hydrophobic and hydrophilic layered bead packs,
Chemical Engineering Research and Design 110 (2016) 205-208. View open access version

L.E. Dodd, D. Wood, N.R. Geraldi, G.G. Wells, G. McHale, B.B. Xu, S. Stuart-Cole, J. Martin and M.I. Newton,
Low friction droplet transportation on a substrate with a selective Leidenfrost effect,
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (34) (2016) 22658-22663. View open access

N.R. Geraldi, G. McHale, B.B. Xu, G.G. Wells, L.E. Dodd, D. Wood and M.I. Newton,
Leidenfrost transition temperature for stainless steel meshes,
Materials Letters 176 (2016) 205-208. View abstract

C.L. Trabi, F.F. Ouali, G. McHale, H. Javed, R.H. Morris and M.I. Newton,
Capillary penetration into inclined circular glass tubes,
Langmuir 32 (5) (2016) 1289-1298. View reprint

Publications 2015

J.H. Guan, G.G. Wells, B. Xu, G. McHale, D. Wood, J. Martin and S. Stuart-Cole,
Evaporation of sessile droplets on Slippery Liquid-Infused Porous Surfaces (SLIPS),
Langmuir 31 (43) (2015) 11781-11789. View reprint

G.G. Wells, R.L. Aguilar, G. McHale and K. Sefiane,
A sublimation heat engine,
Nature Communications 6 (2015) art. 6390. View open access version
(see also You Tube video and The Conversation)

J.C. Brennan, N.R. Geraldi, R.H. Morris, D.J. Fairhurst, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Flexible conformable hydrophobized surfaces for turbulent flow drag reduction,
Scientific Reports (Nature) 5 (2015) art. 10267. View open access version

G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Liquid marbles: topical context within soft matter and recent progress,
Soft Matter (Invited article) 11 (13) (2015) 2530-2546. View open access

C.V. Brown, G. McHale and C.L. Trabi,
Dielectrophoresis driven spreading of immersed liquid droplets,
Langmuir 31 (3) (2015) 1011-1016. View abstract

Publications 2014

J.C. Brennan, D.J. Fairhurst, R.H. Morris, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Investigation of the drag reducing effect of hydrophobized sand on cylinders,
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 47 (20) (2014) art. 205302. View postprint

C.A.E. Hamlett, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Lithographically fabricated SU8 composite structures for wettability control,
Surf. Coat. Technol. 240 (2014) 179-183. View postprint

S. Atherton, J.C. Brennan, R.H. Morris, J.D.E. Smith, C.A.E. Hamlett, G. McHale, N.J. Shirtcliffe and M.I. Newton,
Plastron respiration using commercial fabrics,
Materials 7 (1) (2014) 484-495. View open access version

Publications 2013

C.V. Brown, G. McHale and N. Sampara,
Voltage induced superspreading,
Nature Communications 4 (2013) art. 1605. View postprint

A. Busse, N.D. Sandham, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Change in drag, apparent slip and optimum air layer thickness for laminar flow over an idealised superhydrophobic surface,
J. Fluid Mech. 727 (2013) 488-508. View reprint
(also see the Journal Focus on Fluids article)

B.R.K. Gruncell, N.D. Sandham and G. McHale,
Simulations of laminar flow past a superhydrophobic sphere with drag reduction and separation delay,
Phys. Fluids 25 (4) (2013) art. 043601. View reprint

N.R. Geraldi, F.F. Ouali, R.H. Morris, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Capillary origami and superhydrophobic membrane surfaces,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (21) (2013) art. 214104. View reprint

F.F. Ouali, G. McHale, H. Javed, C. Trabi, N.J. Shirtcliffe and M.I. Newton,
Wetting considerations in capillary rise and imbibition in closed square tubes and open rectangular cross-section channels,
Micro. Nanofluid. 15 (3) (2013) 309-326. View postprint

K.D. Esmeryan, G. McHale, C.L. Trabi, N.R. Geraldi and M.I. Newton,
Manipulated wettability of a superhydrophobic quartz crystal microbalance through electrowetting,
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46 (34) (2013) art.345307. View postprint

R.H. Morris, G. McHale, T. Dias and M.I. Newton,
Embroidered coils for magnetic resonance sensors,
Electronics 2 (2) (2013) 168-177 View open access version

S. Ahn, S.H. Doerr, P. Douglas, R. Bryant, C.A.E. Hamlett, G. McHale, M.I. Newton and N.J. Shirtcliffe,
Effects of hydrophobicity on splash erosion of model soil particles by a single water drop impact,
Earth Surf. Proc. Land. 38 (11) (2013) 1225-1233. View postprint

C.A.E. Hamlett, S. Atherton, N.J. Shirtcliffe , G. McHale , S. Ahn, S.H. Doerr, R. Bryant and M.I. Newton,
Transitions of water-drop impact behaviour on hydrophobic and hydrophilic particles,
Eur. J. Soil Sci. 64 (3) (2013) 324-333. View postprint

Publications 2012

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Wet adhesion and adhesive locomotion of snails on anti-adhesive non-wetting surfaces,
PLOS One 7 (5) (2012) e36983. View open access version

M. Whitley, M. I. Newton, G. McHale and N. J. Shirtcliffe,
The self assembly of superhydrophobic copper thiolate films on copper in thiol solutions,
Z. Phys. Chemie. 226 (3) (2012) 187-200. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, C.V. Brown, M.I. Newton, G.G. Wells and N. Sampara,
Developing interface localized liquid dielectrophoresis for optical applications,
Proc. SPIEE 8557 (2012) art. 855703. View reprint pdf

R.H. Morris, S. Atherton, N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, T. Dias and M.I. Newton,
Hydrophobic smart material for water transport and collection,
Smart Design, Springer-Verlag (2012) 49-55 (ed. P. Breedon). View abstract

Publications 2011

Jennifer B. A. Muller, Ceri E. Smith, Michael I. Newton and Carl J. Percival,
Evaluation of coated QCM for the detection of atmospheric ozone,
Analyst 136 (14) (2011) 2963-2968. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, C.V. Brown, M.I. Newton,G.G. Wells and N. Sampara,
Dielectrowetting driven spreading of droplets,
Physical Review Letters 107 (18) (2011) art. 186101. View postprint pdf

C.A.E. Hamlett, N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, S. Ahn, R. Bryant, S.H. Doerr and M.I. Newton,
Effect of particle size on droplet infiltration into hydrophobic porous media as a model of water repellent soil,
Environmental Science & Technology 45 (22) (2011) 9666-9670. View postprint pdf

C.A.E. Hamlett, N.J. Shirtcliffe, F.B. Pyatt, M.I. Newton, G. McHale and K. Koch,
Passive water control at the surface of a superhydrophobic lichen,
Planta 234 (6) (2011) 1267-1274. View postprint pdf

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
The superhydrophobicity of polymer surfaces; Recent developments,
J. Polymer Sci. B: Polymer Phys. 49 (17) (2011) 1203-1217. View postprint pdf
(Invited review article and front cover image)

G. McHale, M.R. Flynn and M.I. Newton,
Plastron induced drag reduction and increased slip on a superhydrophobic sphere,
Soft Matter 7 (21) (2011) 10100-10107. View postprint pdf

F. F. Ouali, N. Doy, G. McHale, C. Hardacre, R. Ge, R.W.K. Allen, J.M. MacInnes and M.I. Newton,
Determination of the physical properties of room temperature ionic liquids using a Love wave device,
Anal. Chem. 83 (17) (2011) 6717-6721. Via ACS server

C.V. Brown, G. McHale and N.J. Mottram,
Analysis of a static wrinkle on the surface of a thin dielectric liquid layer formed by dielectrophoresis forces,
J. Appl. Phys. 110 (2) (2011) art. 024107. View postprint pdf

R.H. Morris, M.I. Newton, P.R. Knowles, M. Bencsik, P.A. Davies, P. Griffin and G. McHale,
Analysis of clogging in constructed wetlands using magnetic resonance,
Analyst 136 (2011) 2283-2286. View postprint pdf

G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Liquid Marbles: Principles and applications,
Soft Matter. (Invited Emerging Area article) 7 (12) (2011) 5473-5481. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, M.I. Newton, N.J. Shirtcliffe and N.R. Geraldi,
Capillary Origami: Superhydrophobic ribbon surfaces and liquid marbles,
Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. (Invited article) 2 (2011) 145-151. View open access

D. Kuvshinov, M.R. Bown, J.M. MacInnes, R.W.K. Allen, R. Ge, L. Aldous, C. Hardacre, N. Doy, M.I. Newton and G. McHale,
Thermal conductivity measurement of liquids in a microfluidic device,
Microfluid. Nanofluid. 10 (2011) 123-132. View postprint pdf

Publications 2010

C.V. Brown, W. Al-Shabib, G.G. Wells, G. McHale, and M.I. Newton,
Amplitude scaling of a static wrinkle at an oil-air interface created by dielectrophoresis forces,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (24) (2010) art. 242904. View reprint pdf

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, S. Atherton and M.I. Newton,
An introduction to superhydrophobicity,
Adv. Colloid. Interface Sci. (Invited article) 161 (1-2) (2010) 124-138. View postprint pdf

M.I. Newton, S.R. Morris, S.M. Stanley, C.R. Evans, D.C. Hughes and G. McHale,
Low cost QCM sensor system for screening semen samples,
J. Sens. (2010) art. 326365. View reprint pdf

A. Hall, V.J. Mundell, C. Blanco-Andujar, M. Bencsik, G. McHale, M.I. Newton and G.W.V. Cave,
Towards MRI microarrays,
Chem. Commun. 46 (2010) 2420-2422. View postprint pdf
(also see the Supplementary data)

N. Doy, G. McHale, M.I. Newton, C. Hardacre, R. Ge, J.M. MacInnes, D. Kuvshinov and R.W. Allen,
Small volume lab-on-a-chip measurements incorporating the quartz crystal microbalance to measure the viscosity-density product of room temperature ionic liquids,
Biomicrofluidics 4 (1) (2010) art. 014107. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, M. I. Newton and N.J. Shirtcliffe,
Immersed superhydrophobic surfaces: Gas exchange, slip and drag reduction properties,
Soft Matter (Invited Highlight article) 6 (4) (2010) 714-719. View postprint pdf

Publications 2009

C.V. Brown, G.G. Wells, M.I. Newton and G. McHale,
Voltage-programmable liquid optical interface,
Nature Photonics 3 (7) (2009) 403-405. View postprint pdf
(also see the Editor's interview)

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Learning from superhydrophobic plants: The use of hydrophilic areas on superhydrophobic surfaces for droplet control,
Langmuir (Invited article and front cover image) 25 (24) (2009) 14121-14128. Via ACS server
(part of the "Langmuir 25th Year: Wetting and superhydrophobicity" special issue)

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and N.J Shirtcliffe,
Dynamic wetting and spreading and the role of topography,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter (Invited article) 21 (46) (2009) art. 464122. View postprint pdf

. F. Bender, P. Roach, A. Tsortos, G. Papadakis, M. I. Newton, G. McHale and E. Gizeli,
Development of a combined surface plasmon resonance/surface acoustic wave device for the characterization of biomolecules,
Meas. Sci. Technol. (Invited article) 20 (12) (2009) art. 124011. View postprint pdf

R. Ge, R.W.K. Allen, L. Aldous, M.R. Bown, N. Doy, C. Hardacre, J.M. MacInnes, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Evaluation of a microfluidic device for the electrochemical determination of halide content in ionic liquids
Anal. Chem. 81 (4) (2009) 1628-1637. Via ACS server

G. McHale,
All solids, including teflon, are hydrophilic (to some extent), but some have roughness induced hydrophobic tendencies,
Langmuir 25 (13) (2009) 7185-7187. Via ACS server

N. J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, M.I. Newton and Y. Zhang,
Superhydrophobic copper tubes with possible flow enhancement and drag reduction,
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 1 (6) (2009) 1316-1323. Via ACS server

J. Bachmann and G. McHale,
Superhydrophobic surfaces: A model approach to predict contact angle and surface energy of soil particles,
Eur. J. Soil Sci. 60 (3) (2009) 420-430. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, S. J. Elliott, M. I. Newton and N. J. Shirtcliffe,
Superhydrophobicity: Localized parameters and gradient surfaces,
in Mittal, K.L., ed, 'Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion', Koninklijke Brill NV, Vol. 6, 219-233 (2009). View postprint pdf
(also see the Book abstract)

G. McHale, N.J. Shirtcliffe, C.R. Evans and M.I. Newton,
Terminal velocity and drag reduction measurements on superhydrophobic spheres,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 94 (6) (2009) art. 064104. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, S.J. Elliott, M.I. Newton, D.L. Herbertson and K. Esmer,
Levitation-free vibrated droplets: Resonant oscillations of liquid marbles,
Langmuir 25 (1) (2009) 529-533. Via ACS server

Publications 2008

N.J. Shirtcliffe, Y. Koc, A.J. de Mello, G. McHale, M.I. Newton and P. Roach,
Nano-scale superhydrophobicity: Suppression of protein adsorption and promotion of flow-induced detachment,
Lab-on-a-Chip 8 (4) (2008) 582-586. View postprint pdf

P. Roach, N.J. Shirtcliffe and M.I. Newton,
Progress in superhydrophobic surface development,
Soft Matter 4 (2) (2008) 224-240. View postprint pdf

M.I. Newton, P. Roach P and G. McHale,
ST quartz acoustic wave sensors with sectional guiding layers,
Sensors 8 (7) (2008) 4384-4391. View article pdf

G. McHale, C. Hardacre, R. Ge, N. Doy, R.W.K. Allen, J.N. MacInnes, M.R. Bown and M.I. Newton,
Density-viscosity product of small volume ionic liquid samples using quartz crystal impedance analysis,
Anal. Chem. 80 (15) (2008) 5806-5811. Via ACS server

R.H Morris, M. Bencsik, N. Nestlé, P. Galvosas, D. Fairhurst, A. Vangala, Y. Perrie and G. McHale,
Robust spatially resolved pressure measurements using MRI with novel buoyant-advection free preparations of stable microbubbles in polysaccharide gels,
J. Magn. Reson. 193 (2) (2008) 159-167. View postprint pdf

M. Bencsik, H. Adriaensen, S. Brewer and G. McHale,
Quantitative NMR monitoring of liquid ingress into repellent heterogeneous layered fabrics,
J. Magn. Reson. (Front cover image) 193 (1) (2008) 32-36. View postprint pdf

Publications 2007

G. McHale,
Liquids shape up nicely,
Nature Materials (Invited 'New & Views' item). 6 (9) (2007) 627-628. View postprint pdf

P. Roach, G. McHale, C.R. Evans, N.J. Shirtcliffe and M.I. Newton,
Decoupling of the liquid response of a superhydrophobic quartz crystal microbalance,
Langmuir 23 (19) (2007) 9823-9830. Via ACS server

G. McHale, N.J. Shirtcliffe, M.I. Newton and F.B. Pyatt,
Implications of ideas on super-hydrophobicity for water repellent soil,
Hydrol. Proc. 21 (17) (2007) 2229-2238. View postprint pdf

G. McHale,
Cassie and Wenzel: Were they really so wrong?,
Langmuir 23 (15) (2007) 8200-8205. Via ACS server

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, M.I. Newton, C.C. Perry, P. Roach,
Superhydrophobic to superhydrophilic transitions of sol-gel films for temperature, alcohol or surfactant measurement,
Maters. Chem. & Phys. 103 (1) (2007) 112-117. View abstract

G. McHale, N.J. Shirtcliffe, M.I. Newton, F.B. Pyatt and S.H. Doerr,
Self-organisation of hydrophobic soil and granular surfaces,
Appl. Phys. Letts. 90 (5) (2007) Art. No. 054110. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, D.L. Herbertson, S.J. Elliott, N.J. Shirtcliffe and M. I. Newton,
Electrowetting of non-wetting liquids and liquid marbles,
Langmuir 23 (2) (2007) 918-924. Via ACS server

M.I. Newton, D.L. Herbertson, S.J. Elliott, N.J. Shirtcliffe and G. McHale,
Electrowetting of liquid marbles,
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 40 (1) (2007) 20-24. View postprint pdf

G. McHale,
Surface free energy and microarray deposition technology,
Analyst (invited article) 132 (2007) 192-195. View postprint pdf

M.I. Newton, C.R. Evans, J.J. Simons and D.C. Hughes,
Semen quality detection using time of flight and acoustic wave sensors,
App. Phys. Lett. 90 (15) (2007) art. 154103. View abstract

P. Roach, S. Atherton, N. Doy, G. McHale and M. I. Newton,
SU-8 guiding layer for Love wave devices,
Sensors 7 (11) (2007) 2539-2547. View article pdf

Publications 2006

N.J. Shirtcliffe, F.B. Pyatt, M.I. Newton and G. McHale,
A lichen protected by a superhydrophobic and breathable structure,
J. Plant Physiol. 163 (11) (2006) 1193-1197. View postprint pdf

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, M.I. Newton, C.C. Perry and F. B. Pyatt,
Plastron properties of a super-hydrophobic surface,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 89 (10) (2006) Art 104106. View postprint pdf

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, M.I. Newton, F.B. Pyatt and S.H. Doerr,
Critical conditions for the wetting of soils,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 89 (9) (2006) Art. 094101. View postprint pdf

D.L. Herbertson, C.R. Evans, N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Electrowetting on superhydrophobic SU-8 patterned surfaces,
Sens. Act. A. 130 (SI) (2006) 189-193. View postprint pdf

S.M. Stanley, I.A. Dodi, C.R. Evans, S.J. Paston, R.C. Rees, C.J. Percival, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Layer Guided-Acoustic Plate Mode biosensors for monitoring MHC-peptide interactions,
Analyst 131 (8) (2006) 892-894. View abstract

Publications 2005

G. McHale, S. Aqil, N.J. Shirtcliffe, M.I. Newton and H.Y. Erbil,
Analysis of droplet evaporation on a super-hydrophobic surface,
Langmuir 21 (24) (2005) 11053-11060. Via ACS server

C.R. Evans, G. McHale, N.J. Shirtcliffe, S. M. Stanley and M.I.Newton,
The effect of superhydrophobic SU8 patterned surfaces on the response of the quartz crystal microbalance,
Sens. Act. A 123-124 (2005) 73-76. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and N.J. Shirtcliffe,
Water repellent soil and its relationship to texture and hydrophobicity,
Eur. J. Soil Sci. 56 (4) (2005) 445-452. View postprint pdf

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, M.I. Newton, C.C. Perry and P. Roach,
Porous materials show superhydrophobic to superhydrophilic switching,
Chem. Comm. 25 (2005) 3135-3137. View postprint pdf
(See also Nature Highlight/News "Quick change for super sponge". Published on-line 20/7/05. Front cover image).

N. J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, M. I. Newton, G. Chabrol and C. C. Perry,
Wetting and wetting transitions on copper-based super-hydrophobic surfaces,
Langmuir 21 (3) (2005) 937-943. Via ACS server

S.M. Stanley, G. McHale, M.I. Newton, C.J. Percival and C.R. Evans,
An EP-SAW for measurements of particulate matter in ambient air,
NDT & E 20 (1) (2005) 3-7. View abstract

G. McHale, M.I. Newton, C.J. Percival and S.M. Stanley,
A SAW oscillator for monitoring particulate matter in air,
NDT & E 20 (4) (2005) 231-235. View abstract

Publications 2004

G. McHale, N. J. Shirtcliffe, S. Aqil, C. C. Perry and M. I. Newton,
Topography driven spreading,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 93 (3) (2004) article 036102. View postprint pdf

N. J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, M. I. Newton, G. Chabrol and C. C. Perry,
Dual-scale roughness produces unusually water repellent surfaces,
Adv. Maters. 16 (21) (2004) 1929-1932. View postprint pdf

N. J. Shirtcliffe, S. Aqil, C. Evans, G. McHale, M. I. Newton, C. C. Perry, P. Roach,
The use of high aspect ratio photoresist (SU8) for super-hydrophobic pattern prototypes,
J. Micromech. Microeng. 14 (10) (2004) 1384-1389. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, N. J. Shirtcliffe and M. I. Newton,
Contact angle hysteresis on super-hydrophobic surfaces,
Langmuir 20 (23) (2004) 10146-10149. Via ACS server

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and N.J. Shirtcliffe,
Super-hydrophobic and super-wetting surfaces: Analytical potential?,
Analyst (invited article) 129 (4) (2004) 284-287. View postprint pdf

G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Surface roughness and interfacial slip boundary condition for quartz crystal microbalances,
J. Appl. Phys. 95 (1) (2004) 373-380. View postprint pdf

F. Martin, M.I. Newton, G. McHale, K.A. Melzak and E. Gizeli,
Pulse mode shear horizontal-surface acoustic wave (SH-SAW) system for liquid based sensing applications,
Biosens. Bioelectron. 19 (6) (2004) 627-632. View abstract

M.I. Newton, G. McHale and F. Martin,
Experimental study of Love wave devices with thick guiding layers,
Sens. Act. A-Phys. 109 (3) (2004) 180-185. View abstract

F. Martin, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Experimental study of Love wave sensor response by phase and group velocity measurement,
IEEE Sens. J. 4 (2) (2004) 216-220. View abstract

N.T. Pham, G. McHale, M.I. Newton, B.J. Carroll and S.M. Rowan,
Application of the quartz crystal microbalance to the evaporation of colloidal suspension droplets,
Langmuir 20 (3) (2004) 841-847. Via ACS server

Publications 2003

J.G. Ellis, G. McHale, G.L. Hayward and M. Thompson,
Contact angle-based predictive model for slip at the solid-liquid interface of a transverse-shear mode acoustic wave device,
J. Appl. Phys. 94 (9) (2003) 6201-6207. View postprint pdf

N.J. Shirtcliffe, G. McHale, C.C. Perry and M.I. Newton,
Intrinsically super hydrophobic organo-silica sol-gel foams,
Langmuir 19 (14) (2003) 5626-5631. Via ACS server

G. McHale,
Generalized concept of SH-APM and Love wave sensors,
Meas. Sci. Technol. (invited article) 14 (11) (2003) 1847-1853. View abstract

C.J. Percival, S. Stanley, M. Auer, A. Braithwaite, M.I. Newton, G. McHale and W. Hayes,
Detection of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons using quartz crystal microbalances,
Anal. Chem. 75 (7) (2003) 1573-1577. Via ACS server

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and F. Martin,
Layer guided shear acoustic plate mode sensor,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 82 (13) (2003) 2181-2183. View abstract

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and F. Martin,
Theoretical mass, liquid and polymer sensitivity of acoustic wave sensors with viscoelastic guiding layers,
J. Appl. Phys. 93 (1) (2003) 675-690. View postprint pdf

S. Stanley, C.J. Percival, T. Morel, A. Braithwaite, M.I. Newton, G. McHale and W. Hayes,
Enantioselective detection of L-Serine,
Sens. Act. B: Chemical 89 (1-2) (2003) 103-106. View abstract

Publications 2002

G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Frenkel's method and the dynamic wetting of planar heterogeneous surfaces,
Colloids and Surfaces A206 (103) (SI) (2002) 193-201. View abstract

G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Global geometry and the equilibrium shapes of liquid drops on fibers,
Colloids and Surfaces A206 (103) (SI) (2002) 79-86. View abstract

N.T. Pham, G. McHale, B.J. Carroll, and S.M. Rowan,
Investigation of deposition of monodisperse particles on fibers,
Langmuir 18 (12) (2002) 4979-4983. Via ACS server

H.Y. Erbil, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Analysis of evaporating thick liquid films on solids,
J. Adhes. Sci. Technol. 16 (14) (2002) 1869-1881. View abstract

H.Y. Erbil, G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
Drop evaporation on solid surfaces: constant contact angle mode,
Langmuir 18 (7) (2002) 2636-2641. Via ACS server

G. McHale, F. Martin and M.I. Newton,
Mass sensitivity of acoustic wave devices from group and phase velocity measurements,
J. Appl. Phys. 92 (6) (2002) 3368-3373. View postprint pdf

C. J. Percival, S. Stanley, A. Braithwaite, M. I. Newton and G. McHale,
Molecular imprinted polymer coated QCM for the detection of nandrolone,
Analyst 127 (8) (2002) 1024-1026. View abstract

K.A. Melzak, F. Martin, M.I. Newton, G. McHale and E. Gizeli,
Acoustic determination of polymer molecular weights and rotation times,
J. Polymer Sci. Pol. Phys. B 40 (14) (2002) 1490-1495. View abstract

M.I. Newton, G. McHale, F. Martin, E. Gizeli and K.A. Melzak,
Generalized Love waves,
Europhys. Lett. 58 (6) (2002) 818-822. View abstract

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and F. Martin,
Theoretical mass sensitivity of Love wave and layer guided acoustic plate mode sensors,
J. Appl. Phys. 91 (12) (2002) 9701-9710. View postprint pdf

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and F. Martin,
Layer guided shear horizontally polarized acoustic plate modes,
J. Appl. Phys. 91 (9) (2002) 5735-5744. View postprint pdf

Publications 2001

G. McHale, H.Y. Erbil, M.I. Newton and S. Natterer,
Analysis of shape distortions in sessile drops,
Langmuir 17 (22) (2001) 6995-6998. Via ACS server

L. McKenna, M.I. Newton, G. McHale, R. Lucklum and J. Schroeder,
Compressional wave generation in microdroplets of water in contact with quartz crystal resonators,
J. Appl. Phys. 89 (1) 2001) 676-680. View abstract

G. McHale and M.I. Newton,
The shape and stability of small liquid drops on fibers,
Oil & Gas Sci. Technol. - Rev Institut Français du Pétrole 56 (1) (SI) (2001) 47-54. View abstract and free access article

G. McHale, M.I. Newton, F. Martin, K.A. Melzak and E. Gizeli,
Resonant conditions for Love wave guiding layer thickness,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 79 (21) (2001) 3542-3543. View postprint pdf

C.J. Percival, S. Stanley, M. Galle, A. Braithwaite, M.I. Newton, G. McHale and W. Hayes,
Molecularly imprinted polymer coated quartz crystal microbalances for the detection of terpenes,
Anal. Chem. 73 (17) (2001) 4225-4228. Via ACS server

M.I. Newton, G. McHale, F. Martin, E. Gizeli and K.A. Melzak,
Pulse mode operation of Love wave devices for biosensing applications,
Analyst 126 (12) (2001) 2107-2109. View abstract

M.I. Newton, F. Martin, K. Melzak, E. Gizeli and G. McHale,
Harmonic Love wave devices for biosensing applications,
Electron. Lett. 37 (6) (2001) 340-341. View abstract

Publications 2000

G. McHale, M. I. Newton, M.K. Banerjee and J.A. Cowen,
Acoustic wave-liquid interactions,
Maters. Sci. Eng. C12 (1-2) (SI) (2000) 17-22. View abstract

S.M. Rowan, M.I. Newton, F.W. Dreiwer and G. McHale,
Evaporation of microdroplets of azeotropic liquids,
J. Phys. Chem. B 104 (34) (2000) 8217-8220. Via ACS server

H.Y. Erbil, G. McHale, S.M. Rowan and M.I. Newton,
Analysis of evaporating droplets using ellipsoidal cap geometry,
J. Adhes. Sci. & Technol. 13 (12) (1999) 1375-1391.
(Also in: Drelich, J., Laskowski, JS. and Mittal, KL., eds., "Apparent and microscopic contact angles". Zeist, Netherlands: VSP, (2000) 457-473). View abstract

G.McHale, R. Lucklum, M.I. Newton and J.A. Cowen,
Influence of viscoelasticity and interfacial slip on acoustic wave sensors,
J. Appl. Phys. 88 (12) (2000) 7304-7312. View postprint pdf

M.I.Newton, T.K.H.Starke, M.R.Willis and G. McHale,
NO2 detection at room temperature with copper phthalocyanine thin film devices,
Sens. Act. B: Chemical 67 (3) (2000) 307-311. View abstract

M.I. Newton, T.K.H. Starke, G. McHale and M.R. Willis,
The effect of NO2 doping on the gas sensing properties of Copper Phthalocyanine thin films for gas sensing,
Thin Solid Films 360 (1-2) (2000) 10-12. View abstract

Publications 1999

G. McHale, S.M. Rowan, M.I. Newton and N.A. Käb,
Estimation of contact angles on fibers,
J. Adhes. Sci. & Technol. 13 (12) (1999) 1457-1469.
(Also in: Drelich, J., Laskowski, JS. and Mittal, KL., eds., "Apparent and microscopic contact angles". Zeist, Netherlands: VSP, (2000) 319-331). View abstract

G. McHale, M.I. Newton, M.K. Banerjee and S.M. Rowan,
An acoustic technique for the monitoring of dynamic wetting behaviour,
J. Adhes. Sci. & Technol. 13 (12) (1999) 1471-1480.
(Also in: Drelich, J., Laskowski, JS. and Mittal, KL., eds., "Apparent and microscopic contact angles." Zeist, Netherlands: VSP, (2000) 487-496). View abstract

H.Y. Erbil, G. McHale, S.M. Rowan and M.I. Newton,
Determination of the receding contact angle of sessile drops on polymer surfaces by evaporation,
Langmuir 15 (21) 1999) 7378-7385. Via ACS server

G. McHale, M.K. Banerjee, M.I. Newton and V.V. Krylov,
Surface acoustic wave resonances in the spreading of viscous fluids,
Phys. Rev. B59 (12) (1999) 8262-8270. View abstract

M.I. Newton, M.K. Banerjee, T.K.H. Starke, S.M. Rowan and G. McHale,
Surface acoustic wave-liquid drop interactions,
Sens. & Act. A76 (1-3) (1999) 91-94. View abstract

Publications 1998

G. McHale, S.M. Rowan, M.I. Newton and M.K. Banerjee,
Evaporation and the wetting of a low energy surface,
J. Phys. Chem. B 102 (11) (1998) 1964-1967. View abstract

M.I. Newton, T.K.H. Starke, G. McHale, M.R. Willis and A. Krier,
Surface acoustic wave design for gas sensing applications,
Electron. Lett. 34 (17) (1998) 1706-1707. View abstract

Publications 1997

M.I. Newton, G. McHale, and M.K. Banerjee,
Reflection of surface acoustic waves by localized fluids,
Appl. Phys. Letts. 71 (26) (1997) 3785-3786. View abstract

G. McHale, M.I. Newton, M.K. Banerjee and S.M. Rowan,
The interaction of surface acoustic waves with viscous fluids,
Faraday Discuss. 107 (107) (1997) 15-26. View abstract and free access article

S.M. Rowan, G. McHale, M.I. Newton and M. Toorneman,
Evaporation of microdroplets of three alcohols,
J. Phys. Chem. B 101 (8) (1997) 1265-1267. View abstract

G. McHale, N.A. Käb, M.I. Newton and S.M. Rowan,
Wetting of a high energy fiber surface,
J. Coll. Int. Sci. 186 (2) (1997) 453-461. View abstract

Publications 1995

S.M. Rowan, M.I. Newton and G. McHale,
Evaporation of microdroplets and the wetting of solid surfaces,
J. Phys. Chem. 99 (35) (1995) 13268-13271. View abstract

M.I. Newton, G. McHale, S.M. Rowan and M. Banerjee,
A surface acoustic wave technique for the observation of dynamic wetting,
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 28 (9) (1995) 1930-1936. View abstract

G. McHale, M.I. Newton, S.M. Rowan and M. Banerjee,
The spreading of small viscous stripes of oil,
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 28 (9) (1995) 1925-1929. View abstract

Publications 1994

G. McHale, M.I. Newton and S.M. Rowan,
Frenkel's method and the spreading of small spherical droplets,
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 27 (12) (1994) 2619-2623. View abstract