Professor Paul W May

B.Sc., Ph.D.(Bristol), C.Chem., M.R.S.C.

  • BS8 1TS

1991 …2021

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Research Output

785 nm Raman spectroscopy of CVD diamond films

May, PW., Davey, M. & Rosser, KN., Nov 2007, MRS Fall Symposium in Boston. Vol. 1039. 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

785 nm Raman spectroscopy of CVD diamond films

May, PW., Smith, JA. & Rosser, KN., Feb 2008, In : Material Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 1039, Symposium P, p. 199 - 203 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

30 Citations (Scopus)

Ab initio study of negative electron affinity from light metals on the oxygen-terminated diamond (1 1 1) surface

May, P., Allan, N. & James, M., 24 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Physics Condensed Matter. 31, 29, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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3 Citations (Scopus)
37 Downloads (Pure)

Amine functionalized nanodiamond promotes cellular adhesion, proliferation and neurite outgrowth

May, P. W., Hopper, A., Dugan, J. M., Gill, AA., Fox, OJL., Haycock, JW. & Claeyssens, F., 2014, In : Biomedical Materials (Bristol). 9, p. 045009 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

32 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of Hot Filament CVD Diamond Films on Etched and Unetched Wc-Co Surfaces

Everitt, NM., Silva, RF., Viera, J., Rego, CA., Henderson, CR., May, PW. & Ashfold, MNR., 1994, 'Advances in New Diamond Science and Technology' (eds. S. Saito, N. Fujimori, O. Fukunaga, M. Kamo, K. Kobashi and M. Yoshikawa). MYU KK, Tokyo, p. 787 - 790 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Anomalous anisotropy in superconducting nanodiamond films induced by crystallite geometry

Zhang, G., Kačmarčík, J., Wang, Z., Zulkharnay, R., Marcin, M., Ke, X., Chiriaev, S., Adashkevich, V., Szabó, P., Li, Y., Samuely, P., Moshchalkov, V., May, P. W. & Rubahn, H-G., 18 Dec 2019, In : Physical Review Applied. 12, 8 p., 064042.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
70 Downloads (Pure)

A planar refractive x-ray lens made of nano-crystalline diamond

Alianelli, L., Sawhney, K. J. S., Malik, A., Fox, O. J. L. & May, P. W., Dec 2010, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 108, 12, p. 1 - 4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

19 Citations (Scopus)

ArF (193 nm) Laser Ablation of Poly(methyl methacrylate)

Lade, RJ., Morley, IW., May, PW., Rosser, KN. & Ashfold, MNR., 1999, In : Diamond Rel. Mater. 8, p. 1654 - 1658

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

18 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic and Antimony Doping: An Attempt to Deposit n-type CVD Diamond

May, PW., Davey, M., Rosser, KN. & Heard, PJ., 2008, In : Material Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 1039, p. 23 - 27 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2 Citations (Scopus)

A simple route to Ohmic contacts on low boron-doped CVD diamond

Alexander, MS., Latto, MN., May, PW., Riley, DJ. & Pastor Moreno, G., 2003, In : Diamond Rel.Maters. 12, Issue 9, p. 1460 - 1462

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

10 Citations (Scopus)

Assisted deposition of nano-hydroxyapatite onto exfoliated carbon nanotube oxide scaffolds

May, P. W. & Zanin, H., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Nanoscale. 7, p. 10218 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

40 Citations (Scopus)

A technique for the manufacture of long hollow diamond fibres by chemical vapour deposition

Lu, GH., Partridge, PG. & May, PW., 1995, In : Journal of Materials Science Letters. 14, p. 1448 - 1450

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

7 Citations (Scopus)

Attempts to p-dope ultrananocrystalline diamond films in a hot filament reactor

May, PW. & Hannaway, M., 2006, Proceedings of Symposium J of the Fall 2006 MRS meeting. 0956-J09-31 ed. Vol. PV-956. p. 1 - 7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Auger Electron Spectroscopic Analysis of Chemical Vapour Deposition Diamond/Substrate Interfaces

Younes, CM., Chia, CQS., Partridge, PG., Allen, GC., May, PW. & Rego, CA., 1994, In : Journal of Materials Science. 29, p. 6397 - 6402 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Benzaldehyde - Molecule of the Month: The smell of almonds and Maraschino cherries

May, P. W., 1 Jun 2020

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Open Access

Binary phosphorus-carbon compounds: the series P4C3+8n

Claeyssens, F., Oliva, JM., May, PW. & Allan, NL., 2003, In : International Journal of Quantum Chemistry. 95, p. 546 - 553

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

15 Citations (Scopus)

Boron Doping of Microcrystalline and Nanocrystalline Diamond Films: Where is the Boron Going?

May, PW., Ludlow, WJ., Hannaway, M., Smith, JA., Rosser, KN. & Heard, PJ., 2008, In : Material Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 1039, Symposium P, p. 29 - 37 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

4 Citations (Scopus)

Bosonic Confinement and Coherence in Disordered Nanodiamond Arrays

Zhang, G., Samuely, T., Du, H., Xu, Z., Liu, L., Onufriienko, O., May, P. W., Vanacken, J., Szabó, P., Kačmarčík, J., Yuan, H., Samuely, P., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E., Hofkens, J. & Moshchalkov, V. V., 28 Nov 2017, In : ACS Nano. 11, 11, p. 11746-11754 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

13 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon nitride: Ab initio investigation of carbon-rich phases

Hart, JN., Claeyssens, F., Allan, NL. & May, PW., 2009, In : Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 80, p. 174111:1 - 13

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

44 Citations (Scopus)

Cathinone - Molecule of the Month: Known on the street as 'Monkey Dust'

May, P., 1 Sep 2018

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Open Access

Chemical vapour deposited diamond fibres: manufacture and potential properties

Partridge, PG., May, PW. & Ashfold, MNR., 1994, In : Materials Science and Technology. 10, p. 177 - 189 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Comparative study of TL created in undoped CVD diamond by beta rays, UV and visible light

May, P. W., Chernov, V., piters, T., Meléndrez, R., Pedroza, M. & Barboza-Flores, M., 2010, In : physica status solidi (a). 207, p. 2119 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Comparison of two models of Thin Diamond Film Microhardness data to predict the hardness of CVD Diamond

Cock, AM., Everitt, NM., May, PW., Rego, CA., Ashfold, MNR. & Rosser, KN., 1994, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 3, p. 783 - 786 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)

Correlation between thermally and optically stimulated luminescence in beta-irradiated undoped CVD diamond

May, P. W., Chernov, V., Piters, TM., Meléndrez, R., Preciado-Flores, S. & Barboza-Flores, M., 2009, In : physica status solidi (a). 206, p. 2098 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

CVD Diamond and Nanodiamond: Versatile Materials for Countering a Wide Range of CBRN Threats

May, P. W., 30 Sep 2019, (Submitted) Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Security and Protection Against CBRN Threats. Petkov, P., Achour, M. & Popov, C. (eds.). Springer, (NATO Science for Peace and Security Series - B: Physics and Biophysics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

CVD diamond coated fibres

May, PW., Rego, CA., Ashfold, MNR., Rosser, KN., Lu, GH., Walsh, TD., Holt, L., Everitt, NM. & Partridge, PG., 1995, In : Diamond Rel Mater. 4, p. 794 - 797

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

32 Citations (Scopus)

CVD diamond films produced in a parallel-plate RF reactor

May, PW., Ashfold, MNR., Rosser, KN. & Everitt, NM., 1993, Proc. 3rd Int. Symp. Diamond Mater. (eds. J.P. Dismukes and K.V. Ravi) . Electrochemical Society, Vol. 93-17. p. 448 - 454 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

CVD diamond growth on germanium for infra-red window applications

Rego, CA., May, PW., Williamson, EC., Ashfold, MNR., Chia, QS., Rosser, KN. & Everitt, NM., 1994, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 3, p. 939 - 941 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

CVD Diamond wires and tubes

May, PW., Rego, CA., Ashfold, MNR., Rosser, KN. & Everitt, NM., 1994, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 3, p. 810 - 813 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

51 Citations (Scopus)

Cytisine: Molecule of the Month: The poisonous plant that might help people stop smoking

May, P., 1 Mar 2019

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Open Access

Deep reactive ion etching of silicon moulds for the fabrication of diamond x-ray focusing lenses

May, P. W., Malik, AM., Fox, OJL., Alianelli, L., Korsunsky, AM., Stevens, R., Loader, I. M., Wilson, MC., Pape, I. & Sawhney, KJS., 2013, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 23, p. 125018 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Deposition and Properties of Amorphous Carbon Phosphide Films

Pearce, S., May, PW., Wild, RK., Hallam, KR. & Heard, PJ., 2002, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 11, p. 1041 - 1046 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

44 Citations (Scopus)

Deposition of CVD diamond onto GaN

May, PW., Tsai, H-Y., Wang, WN. & Smith, JA., Apr 2006, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 15, p. 526 - 530 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

35 Citations (Scopus)

Deposition of CVD diamond onto Zirconium

May, P. W., 2015, Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. US: Materials Research Society, Vol. 134. 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

41 Downloads (Pure)

Deposition of diamond films on sapphire: studies of interfacial properties and patterning techniques

May, PW., Rego, CA., Trevor, CG., Williamson, EC., Ashfold, MNR., Rosser, KN. & Everitt, NM., 1994, In : Diamond Rel.Mater. 3, p. 1375 - 1380 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

9 Citations (Scopus)

Deposition of NCD films using hot filament CVD and Ar/CH4/H2 gas mixtures

May, PW., Smith, JA. & Mankelevich, YA., Feb 2006, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 15, p. 345 - 352 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

80 Citations (Scopus)

Dexamethasone - Molecule of the Month: The new treatment for Covid-19

May, P. W., 1 Jul 2020

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Open Access

Diamond chemical vapour deposition

Ashfold, MNR. & May, PW., 1997, In : Chemistry and Industry. 13, p. 505 - 508

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

4 Citations (Scopus)

Diamond-coated ‘black silicon’ as a promising material for high-surface-area electrochemical electrodes and antibacterial surfaces

May, P. W., Clegg, M., Silva, T., Zanin, H., Fatibello-Filho, O., Celorrio, V., Fermin, D., Welch, C., Hazell, G. D. A., Fisher, L. E., Nobbs, A. H. & Su, B., 14 Sep 2016, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 34, 34, p. 5737-5746 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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45 Citations (Scopus)
377 Downloads (Pure)

Diamond deposition in a DC-arc jet CVD system; investigations of the effects of nitrogen addition

Smith, JA., Rosser, KN., Yagi, H., Wallace, MI., May, PW. & Ashfold, MNR., 2001, In : Diamond Rel. Mat. 10, p. 370 - 375

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

26 Citations (Scopus)

Diamond deposition in a hot filament reactor using different hydrocarbon precursor gases

May, PW., Everitt, NM., Trevor, CG., Ashfold, MNR. & Rosser, KN., 1993, In : Applied Surface Science. 68, p. 299 - 305 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

15 Citations (Scopus)

Diamond dynodes create new breed of photon detectors

Lapington, JS., May, PW., Fox, NA., Howorth, J. & Milnes, JA., Sep 2008

Research output: Other contribution

Diamond fibre reinforced plastic composites

May, PW., Hall, M. & Smith, DJ., 2002, In : International Journal of Modern Physics B. 16, p. 906 - 911

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Diamond thin films: giving biomedical applications a new shine

Nistor, P. & May, P., Sep 2017, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 14, 134, 15 p., 20170382.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article (Academic Journal)

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28 Citations (Scopus)
268 Downloads (Pure)

Diamond Thin Films: A 21st Century Material

May, PW., 2000, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 358, p. 473 - 495

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

532 Citations (Scopus)

Dimethyltryptamine (DMT) - Molecule of the Month: The so-called spirit molecule

May, P. W., 1 Sep 2019

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Open Access

Direct growth of highly organized crystalline carbon nitride from liquid phase pulsed laser ablation

Yang, L., May, PW., Yin, L., Brown, R. & Scott, TB., Sep 2006, In : Chemistry of Materials. 18, p. 5058 - 5064 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

56 Citations (Scopus)
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5 Citations (Scopus)
235 Downloads (Pure)