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Journal Publications


  • Temperature‐Responsive 4D Liquid Crystal Microactuators Fabricated by Direct Laser Writing by Two‐Photon Polymerization, Small Structures 3, no. 2 (2022): 2100158, Marc del Pozo, Colm Delaney, Marina Pilz da Cunha, Michael G. Debije, Larisa Florea* and Albert PHJ Schenning*, Small Structures 3, no. 2 (2022): 2100158 ; DOI: 10.1002/sstr.202100158


  • Direct laser writing of vapour-responsive photonic arrays, Colm Delaney, Jing Qian, Xia Zhang, Radislav Potyrailo, A. Louise Bradley, and Larisa Florea*, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2021, 9, 11674-11678; DOI: 10.1039/D1TC01796A 

  • Big data and machine learning for materials science, Jose F Rodrigues, Larisa Florea, Maria CF de Oliveira, Dermot Diamond, Osvaldo N Oliveira, Discover Materials, 1.1 (2021): 1-27; DOI: 10.1007/s43939-021-00012-0










Book Chapters

  • Application of Ionic Liquid Materials in Microfluidic Devices, Tugçe Akyazi, Janire Saez, Alexandru Tudor, Colm Delaney, Wayne Francis, Dermot Diamond, Lourdes Basabe-Desmonts, Larisa Florea*, Fernando Benito-Lopez*, in Smart Ionic Liquids, RSC, 2018, 234 - 271, ISBN:978-1-78801-181-5, doi:10.1039/9781788011839.

  • Stimuli-controlled fluid control and microvehicle movement in microfluidic channels, Aishling Dunne, Wayne Francis, Colm Delaney, Larisa Florea*, Dermot Diamond, in Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, Elsevier, 2017, ISBN: 978-0-12-803581-8; doi:10.1016B978-0-12-803581-8.04043-1.

  • Opto-smart Systems in Microfluidics, Larisa Florea*, Dermot Diamond, Fernando Benito-Lopez, in ”Research Perspectives on Functional Micro- and Nanoscale Coatings” A. Zuzuarregui, and M.C. Morant-Miñana. IGI Global, 2016. 1-369. Web. 21 Mar. 2016. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-0066-7.

  • Wearable Bio and Chemical sensors, Shirley Coyle, Fernando Benito-Lopez, Vincenzo F. Curto, Larisa Florea, Dermot Diamond, Elsevier, 2014, Wearable Sensors - Fundamentals, Implementation and Applications: 65-83.

Invention Disclosures and Patents

  • Patent EP 3024852A1, ‘Photo-responsive spiropyran-based N-isopropylacrylamide gels’, Bartosz Ziolkowski, Larisa Florea, Dermot Diamond; US20160158754WO2015011211A1

  • GB Patent application ‘Polymerisable quaternerised ammonium boronic acids for optical detection of glucose in hydrogels’, Colm Delaney, Larisa Florea, Danielle Bruen, Dermot Diamond, GB1805226.6.


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