Professor Amanda Ellis

  • Room: Level: 03 Room: 3.21a
  • Building: Chemical Engineering #1
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • (DNA nanotechnology)
  • (Drinking water treatment)
  • (Membranes and biofilms)
  • (Microarray analysis)
  • (Polymers)
  • Design and chemical modification of 2D and 3D surfaces (Graphene and carbon nanotubes)

Recent publications

  1. Shearer CJ, Yu L, Fenati R, Sibley AJ, Quinton JS, Gibson CT, Ellis A, Andersson GG, Shapter JG. Adsorption and Desorption of Single-Stranded DNA from Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. CHEMISTRY-AN ASIAN JOURNAL. Wiley - V C H Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA. 2017, Vol. 12, Issue 13.
  2. Gan S, Zakaria S, Chia CH, Chen RS, Ellis A, Kaco H. Highly porous regenerated cellulose hydrogel and aerogel prepared from hydrothermal synthesized cellulose carbamate. PLOS ONE. Public Library of Science. 2017, Vol. 12, Issue 3.
  3. Worthington MJH, Kucera RL, Albuquerque IS, Gibson CT, Sibley A, Slattery AD, Campbell JA, Alboaiji SFK, Muller KA, Young J, Adamson N, Gascooke JR, Jampaiah D, Sabri YM, Bhargava SK, Ippolito SJ, Lewis DA, Quinton JS, Ellis A, Johs A, Bernardes GJL, Chalker JM. Laying Waste to Mercury: Inexpensive Sorbents Made from Sulfur and Recycled Cooking Oils. Chemistry - A European Journal. Wiley-VCH. 2017.
  4. Fenati RA, Khodakov D, Ellis A. Optimisation of DNA hybridisation and toehold strand displacement from magnetic bead surfaces. International Journal of Nanotechnology. Inderscience Publishers. 2017, Vol. 14, Issue 1-6.
  5. Fenati RA, Connolly AR, Ellis A. Single nucleotide polymorphism discrimination with and without an ethidium bromide intercalator. ANALYTICA CHIMICA ACTA. Elsevier Science. 2017, Vol. 954.
  6. Connolly AR, Hirani R, Ellis A, Trau M. A DNA Circuit for IsomiR Detection. CHEMBIOCHEM. Wiley-VCH. 2016, Vol. 17, Issue 22.
  7. Jamieson T, Ellis A, Khodakov DA, Balzano S, Hemraj DA, Leterme SC. Bacterial production of transparent exopolymer particles during static and laboratory-based cross-flow experiments. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE-WATER RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2016, Vol. 2, Issue 2.
  8. Thompson VC, Adamson PJ, Dilag J, Liyanage DBUU, Srikantharajah K, Blok A, Ellis A, Gordon DL, Koper I. Biocompatible anti-microbial coatings for urinary catheters. RSC ADVANCES. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2016, Vol. 6, Issue 58.
  9. Larsen LJ, Shearer CJ, Ellis A, Shapter JG. Optimization and Doping of Reduced Graphene Oxide-Silicon Solar Cells. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C. American Chemical Society. 2016, Vol. 120, Issue 29.
  10. Ben-David J, Stapleton AJ, Gibson CT, Sharma A, Gentle AR, Lewis DA, Ellis A. Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene):polystyrene sulfonate-free silver nanowire/single walled carbon nanotube transparent electrodes using graphene oxide. THIN SOLID FILMS. Elsevier Science. 2016, Vol. 616.
  11. Bou S, Ellis A, Ebara M. Synthetic stimuli-responsive 'smart' fibers. CURRENT OPINION IN BIOTECHNOLOGY. Current Biology. 2016, Vol. 39.
  12. Leterme SC, Le Lan C, Hemraj DA, Ellis A. The impact of diatoms on the biofouling of seawater reverse osmosis membranes in a model cross-flow system. DESALINATION. Elsevier BV. 2016, Vol. 392.
  13. Ginic-Markovic M, Barclay T, Constantopoulos KT, Al-Ghamdi T, Blok A, Markovic E, Ellis A. A versatile approach to grafting biofouling resistant coatings from polymeric membrane surfaces using an adhesive macroinitiator. RSC ADVANCES. Royal Society of Chemistry. 2015, Vol. 5, Issue 77.
  14. Le Lan C, Ellis A, Jamieson T, Blok AJ, Hemraj DA, Allais L, Balzano S, Leterme SC. Analysis of raw and pre-treated seawater for potential biofouling precursors. DESALINATION. Elsevier BV. 2015, Vol. 373.
  15. Bruce KL, Leterme SC, Ellis A, Lenehan CE. Approaches for the detection of harmful algal blooms using oligonucleotide interactions. ANALYTICAL AND BIOANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY. Springer Verlag. 2015, Vol. 407, Issue 1.

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