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  1. ME. Castillo, VV. Shvartsman, D. Goberjic, Y. Gao, J Landers, H. Wende, DC. Lupascu, Effect of particle size on ferroelectric and magnetic properties of BiFeO3 nanopowders, Nanotechnology, 24, 35 (2013) 355701 link
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  1. SYu. Luchkin, H.-Y. Amanieu, D. Rosato, AL. Kholkin, Li distribution in graphite anodes: A Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy approach, J. Power Sources: 268 (2014) 887–894 link
  2. H.-Y. Amanieu, D. Rosato, M. Sebastiani, F. Massimi,  DC. Lupascu, Mechanical property measurements of heterogeneous materials by selective nanoindentation: Application to LiMn2O4 cathodeMater. Sci. Eng., A: 593 (2014) 92–102 link
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  1. K. Romanyuk, SYu. Luchkin, M. Ivanov, A. Kalinin, AL. Kholkin, Signal-to-noise ratio of single- and multi-frequency detection of surface displacements via Scanning Probe MicroscopyMicrosc. Microanal21, (2015) 154–163  link
  2. H.-Y. Amanieu, M. Aramfard, D. Rosato, L. Batista, U. Rabe, D. C. Lupascu, Mechanical properties of commercial LixMn2O4 cathode under different states of chargeActa Mater: 89 (2015) 153–162 link
  3. H. Trivedi, VV. Shvartsman, DC. Lupascu, MSA. Medeiros, RC. Pullar, AL. Kholkin, P. Zelenovskiy, A. Sosnovskikh, VY. Shur, Local manifestations of a static magnetoelectric effect in nanostructured BaTiO3–BaFe12O9 composite multiferroics, Nanoscale: 7 (2015) 4489-4496 link
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  5. VS. Bystrov, E. Seyedhosseini, I. Bdikin, S. Kopyl, SM. Neumayer, J. Coutinho, AL. Kholkin, Bioferroelectricity in Nanostructured Glycine and Thymine: Molecular Modeling and Ferroelectric Properties at the Nanoscale, Ferroelectrics: 475 (2015) 107-126 link
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  7. K. Ryan, J. Beirne, G. Redmond, J I. Kilpatrick, J. Guyonnet, N-V. Buchete, A L. KholkinB J.Rodriguez, Nanoscale piezoelectric properties of self-assembled Fmoc-FF peptide fibrous networks, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces: 7 , 23 (2015) 12702–12707 link
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  14.  E. Seyedhosseini,  I. Bdikin, M. Ivanov, D. Vasileva, A.  Kudryavtsev, BJ.  Rodriguez, AL. Kholkin, Tip-induced domain structures and polarization switching in ferroelectric amino acid glycine, J. Appl. Phys: 118 (2015) 072008 link
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  16. A. Faraz, N.  Deepak, M.  Schmidt, ME.  Pemble, L.  Keeney, A study of the temperature dependence of the local ferroelectric properties of c-axis oriented Bi6Ti 3Fe2O18 Aurivillius phase thin films: Illustrating the potential of a novel lead-free perovskite material for high density memory applications, AIP Adv: 5 (2015) 087123 link
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  22. SM. Neumayer, IN. Ivanov, M. Manzo, AL. Kholkin, K. Gallo, BJ. Rodriguez, Interface and thickness dependent domain switching and stability in Mg doped lithium niobate, J. Appl. Phys: 118 (2015) 224101 link
  23. SM. Neumayer, E. Strelcov, M. Manzo, K. Gallo, II. Kravchenko, AL. Kholkin, SV. Kalinin, BJ. Rodriguez, Thickness, humidity, and polarization dependent ferroelectric switching and conductivity in Mg doped lithium niobate, J. Appl. Phys: 118 (2015) 224103 link


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  5. NC. Carville, SM. Neumayer, M. Manzo, M-A. Baghban, IN. Ivanov, K. Gallo, BJ. Rodriguez, Influence of annealing on the photodeposition of silver on periodically poled lithium niobate, J. Appl. Phys: 119 (2016) 054102  link
  6. DO. Alikin, AV. Ievlev, SYu. Luchkin, AP. Turygin, VYa. Shur, SV. Kalinin, AL. Kholkin, Characterization of LiMn2O4 cathodes by electrochemical strain microscopy,  Appl. Phys. Lett: 108, 11 (2016) 113106 link
  7. S. Almohammed, SO. Oladapo, K. Ryan, AL. Kholkin, JH. Rice, BJ. Rodriguez, Wettability gradient-induced alignment of peptide nanotubes as templates for biosensing applications, RSC Adv: 6, 48 (2016) 41809-41815 link
  8. MZ. Mughal, R. Moscatelli, H-Y. Amanieu, M. Sebastiani, Effect of lithiation on micro-scale fracture toughness of LixMn2O4 cathode, Scr. Mater: 116 (2016) 62-66 link 
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