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Old Publications


Identifying champion nanostructures for solar water-splitting,S. C. Warren, K. Voïtchovsky, H. Dotan, C. M. Leroy, M. Cornuz, F. Stellacci, C. Hébert, A. Rothschild, and M. Grätzel,Nature Materials 12, 842-849 (2013)

Direct Visualization of Single Ions in the Stern Layer of Calcite,M. Ricci, P. Spijker, F. Stellacci, J.-F. Molinari, and K. Voïtchovsky,Langmuir 29, 2207-2216 (2013)

Low-Voltage Self-Assembled Monolayer Field-Effect Transistors on Flexible Substrates,T. Schmaltz, A. Y. Amin, A. Khassanov, T. Meyer-Friedrichsen, H.-G. Steinrück, A. Magerl, J. J. Segura, K. Voïtchovsky, F. Stellacci, and M. HalikAdvanced Materials 25, 4511-4514 (2013)

Electrical Method to Quantify Nanoparticle Interaction with Lipid Bilayers,R. P. Carney, Y. Astier, T. M. Carney, K. Voïtchovsky, P. H. Jacob Silva, and F. Stellacci,ACS Nano 7, 932-942 (2013)

Adsorbed and near surface structure of ionic liquids at a solid interface,J. J. Segura, A. Elbourne, E. J. Wanless, G. G. Warr, K. Voïtchovsky, and R. Atkin,Physical Chemistry & Chemical Physics 15, 3320-3328 (2013)


High-resolution imaging of solvation structures with amplitude-modulation atomic force microscopy,K. Voïtchovsky, and M. Ricci,Proceedings of SPIE 8232, 82320O-1 (2012)


Low-Voltage p- and n-Type Organic Self-Assembled Monolayer Field Effect Transistors,M. Novak, A. Ebel, T. Meyer-Friedrichsen, A. Jedaa, B. Vieweg, G. Yang, K. Voïtchovsky, F. Stellacci, E. Spiecker, A. Hirsch, and M. Halik,Nano Letters 11, 156-159 (2011)

Temperature-dependent phase transitions in zeptoliter volumes of a complex biological membrane,M. P. Nikiforov, S. Hohlbauch, W. P. King, K. Voïtchovsky, S. Antoranz Contera, S. Jesse, S. V. Kalinin, and R. Proksch,Nanotechnology 22, 055709 (2011)


Direct mapping of the solid-liquid adhesion energy with sub-nanometre resolution,K. Voïtchovsky, J. J. Kuna, S. Antoranz Contera, E. Tosatti, and F. Stellacci,Nature Nanotechnology 5, 401-405 (2010)

Concept of a molecular charge storage dielectric layer for organic thin-film memory transistors,M. Burkhardt, A. Jedaa, M. Novak, A. Ebel, K. Voïtchovsky, F. Stellacci, A. Hirsch, and M. Halik,Advanced Materials 22, 2525-2528 (2010)

Controlled ionic condensation at the surface of a native extremophile membrane,S. Antoranz Contera, K. Voïtchovsky, and J. F. Ryan,Nanoscale 2, 222-229 (2010)


Lateral coupling and cooperative dynamics in the function of the native membrane protein bacteriorhodopsin,K. Voïtchovsky, S. Antoranz Contera, and J. F. Ryan,Soft Matter 5, 4899-4904 (2009)

The effect of nanometre-scale structure on interfacial energy,J. J. Kuna, K. Voïtchovsky, C. Singh, H. Jiang, S. Mwenifumbo, P. K. Ghorai, M. M. Stevens, S. C. Glotzer, and F. Stellacci,Nature Materials 8, 837-842 (2009)

Dynamics of bacteriorhodopsin 2D crystal observed by high-speed atomic force microscopy,H. Yamashita, K. Voïtchovsky, T. Uchihashi, S. Antoranz Contera, J. F. Ryan, and T. Ando,Journal of Structural Biology 167, 153-158 (2009)


Inter-oligomer interactions of the human prion protein are modulated by the polymorphism at codon 129,R. Gerber, K. Voïtchovsky, C. Mitchel, A. Tahiri-Alaoui, J. F. Ryan, P. J. Hore, and W. James,Journal of Molecular Biology 381, 212-220 (2008)

2007 and earlier

Electrostatic and steric interactions determine bacteriorhodopsin single-molecule biomechanics,K. Voïtchovsky, S. Antoranz Contera, and J. F. Ryan,Biophysical Journal 93, 2024-2037 (2007)

Atomic Force Microscopy and Force Spectroscopy of Biomembranes and Applications to Nanotechnology,K. VoïtchovskyPhD Thesis, Oxford University (2007)

Differential stiffness and lipid mobility in the leaflets of purple membranes,K. Voïtchovsky, S. Antoranz Contera, M. Kamihira, A. Watts, and J. F. Ryan,Biophysical Journal 90, 2075-2085 (2006)

Ultrafast excited state dynamics of the protonated Schiff base of all-trans retinal in solvents,G. Zgrablić, K. Voïtchovsky, M. Kindermann, S. Haacke, and M. Chergui,Biophysical Journal 88, 2779-2788 (2005)

Ultrafast photophysics of the protonated Schiff base of retinal in alcohols studied by femtosecond fluorescence up-conversion,G. Zgrablić, K. Voïtchovsky, M. Kindermann, M. Chergui, and S. Haacke,Femtochemistry and Femtobiology, M. Martin and J. T. Hynes Ed. (2004)