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

Article (Academic Journal)

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)

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.

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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)

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)

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)

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 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 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)

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 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)

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 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: 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)

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)

Direct observation of electron emission from grain boundaries in CVD diamond by PeakForce-controlled tunnelling atomic force microscopy

Harniman, R., Fox, O., Janssen, W., Drijkoningen, S., Haenen, K. & May, P., Nov 2015, In : Carbon. 94, p. 386-395 10 p.

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36 Citations (Scopus)
357 Downloads (Pure)

Direct observation of electron emission from the grain boundaries of chemical vapour deposition diamond films by tunneling atomic force microscopy

May, P. W., Chatterjee, V., Harniman, R. L. & Barhai, P. K., 2014, In : Applied Physics Letters. 104, p. 171907 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

24 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of doping on electronic states in B-doped polycrystalline CVD diamond films

May, P. W., Elsherif, OS., Vernon-Parry, KD. & Evans-Freeman, J. H., 2012, In : Semiconductor Science and Technology. 27, p. 065019 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of multi-walled carbon nanotubes incorporation on the structure, optical and electrochemical properties of diamond-like carbon thin films

May, P. W., Zanin, H., Lobo, AO., Saito, E., Machado, JPB., Martins, G., Trava-Airoldi, VJ. & Corat, EJ., 2014, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 161, p. H290-H295 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

21 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of temperature on sulfur-doped diamond-like carbon films deposited by pulsed laser ablation

May, P. W., Honglertkongsakul, K. & Paosawatyanyong, B., 2011, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 20, p. 1218 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

14 Citations (Scopus)

Electrical and optical properties of diamond-like carbon films deposited by pulsed laser ablation

May, P. W., Honglertkongsakul, K. & Paosawatyanyong, B., 2010, In : Diamond and Related Materials. 19, p. 999 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

31 Citations (Scopus)

Electrical Characterisation of Defects in Polycrystalline B-Doped Diamond Films

May, P. W., Elsherif, OS., Vernon-Parry, KD. & Evans-Freeman, J. H., 2012, In : MATERIALS SCIENCE FORUM. 717-720, p. 1315 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2 Citations (Scopus)

Electrochemical Performance of Porous Diamond-like Carbon Electrodes for Sensing Hormones, Neurotransmitters, and Endocrine Disruptors

May, P., Zanin, H., Corat, E., Silva, T. & Fatibello-Filho, O., 17 Nov 2014, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 6, p. 21086−21092 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

26 Citations (Scopus)

Examination of the effects of nitrogen on the CVD diamond growth mechanism using in-situ molecular beam mass spectrometry

Tsang, RS., Rego, CA., May, PW., Ashfold, MNR. & Rosser, KN., 1997, In : Diamond Rel.Mater. 6, p. 247 - 254

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Fast electron transfer kinetics on novel interconnected nanospheres of graphene layers electrodes

Peterlevitz, A. C., May, P. W., Harniman, R. L., Jones, J. A., Ceragioli, H. J. & Zanin, H., 1 Oct 2016, In : Thin Solid Films. 616, 1, p. 698-702 5 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
287 Downloads (Pure)

Field emission conduction mechanisms in chemical-vapour-deposited diamond and DLC films

May, PW., Kuo, MT. & Ashfold, MNR., 1999, In : Diamond Rel. Mater. 8, p. 1490 - 1495

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Field emission conduction mechanisms in CVD diamond and DLC films

May, PW., Höhn, S., Wang, WN. & Fox, NA., 1998, In : Applied Physics Letters. 72, p. 2182 - 2184

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Field emission from diamond-coated multiwalled carbon nanotube 'teepee' structures

May, P. W., Zou, Y., Vieira, S. MC. & Fox, N. A., 2012, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 112, p. 044903 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

39 Citations (Scopus)

Field emission from hybrid diamond-like carbon and carbon nanotube composite structures

May, P. W., Zanin, H., Hamanaka, MHOM. & Corat, E. J., 2013, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 5, p. 12238-12243 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

58 Citations (Scopus)