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Dr. Claire Hurley

Teaching Fellow (Diamond Science and Technology CDT), University of Warwick, 2014-present
Experimental Officer (Sheffield Surface Analysis Centre), University of Sheffield, 2009-2014
Research Scientist, FaraPack Polymers, 2007-2009
Research Associate, University of Sheffield, 2007-2008
PhD, University of Sheffield, 2007
MChem, University of Sheffield, 2003

Publications List:

  1. A. Johnson, J. Madsen, P. Chapman, A. Alswieleh, O. Al-Jaf, P. Bao, C. Hurley, M. Cartron, S. Evans,
    J. Hobbs, C. Hunter, S. Armes, G. Leggett, Chemical Science (2017), 8, 4517-4526. "Micrometre and nanometre scale patterning of binary polymer brushes, supported lipid bilayers and proteins" DOI: 10.1039/c7sc00289k
  2. A. Johnson, P. Bao, C. Hurley, M. Cartron, S. Evans, C. Hunter, G. Leggett, Langmuir (2017), 33, 3672-3679. "Simple, Direct Routes to Polymer Brush Traps and Nanostructures for Studies of Diffusional Transport in Supported Lipid Bilayers" DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b00497
  3. P. Chapman, R. Ducker, C. Hurley, J. Hobbs, G. Leggett, Langmuir (2015), 31, 5935-5944. "Fabrication of Two-Component, Brush-on-Brush Topographical Microstructures by Combination of Atom-Transfer Radical Polymerization with Polymer End-Functionalization and Photopatterning" DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b01067
  4. P. Viswanathan, D. Johnson, C. Hurley, N. Cameron, and G. Battaglia, Macromolecules (2014), 47(20), 7091–7098. "3D Surface Functionalization of Emulsion-Templated Polymeric Foams" DOI: 10.1021/ma500968q
  5. G. Chimonides, A. Sohdi, M. Khaleghi, C. Hurley, D. Adams and P. Topham, Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry (2013), 51(22), 4853-4859. "Facile Synthesis of Polymer–Peptide Conjugates via Direct Amino Acid Coupling Chemistry" DOI: 10.1002/pola.26913
  6. S. Vaidyanathan, M. Salim, C. Hurley and J. Pugh, Surface and Interface Analysis (2012), 45(1), 290-293. "Vapour-mediated ion activation for enhanced SIMS imaging" DOI: 10.1002/sia.4883
  7. G. Deepika, E. Karunakaran, C. R. Hurley, C. A. Biggs and D. Charalampopoulos, Microbial Cell Factories (2012), 11, 116. "Influence of fermentation conditions on the surface properties and adhesion of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG" DOI: 10.1186/1475-2859-11-116
  8. Z. Zhang, I. W. Fletcher, C. R. Hurley, C. Boardman, P. Doyle and G. J. Leggett, J. Mater. Chem. (2010), 20, 8531-8538. “Morphological, and quantitative frictional measurements of cotton fibres using friction force microscopy” DOI: 10.1039/C0JM01362E
  9. C. R. Hurley, R. E. Ducker, G. J. Leggett and B. D. Ratner, Langmuir (2010), 26, 10203–10209. “Fabrication of Sub-Micron Biomolecular Patterns by Near-Field Exposure of Plasma-Polymerized Tetraglyme Films” DOI:10.1021/la100362q
  10. C. R. Hurley and G. J. Leggett, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2009), 1, 1688-1697. “A Quantitative Investigation of the Photodegradation of Polyethylene Terephthalate Film by Friction Force Microscopy, Contact Angle Goniometry and X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy” DOI: 10.1021/am900250q
  11. C. R. Hurley and G. J. Leggett, Langmuir (2006), 22, 4179-4184. "Influence of the Solvent Environment on the Contact Mechanics of Tip-Sample Interactions in Friction Force Microscopy of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) Films" DOI: 10.1021/la053176t

Dr. Claire Hurley

Contact Details:

Office: MAS 2.07
Tel: +44 (0)24 7652 4603
E-Mail: c dot r dot hurley at warwick dot ac dot uk

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