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John Hutchison

Dr John Hutchison
Reader in Materials

Department of Materials
University of Oxford
16 Parks Road
Oxford OX1 3PH
UK

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Summary of Interests

Development of high resolution electron microscopy for structural characterisation of new materials including : quantum dots, inorganic fullerenes and complex oxides. Development of controlled environment electron microscopy for in-situ study of catalysts and of gas-solid reactions. Development and applications of aberration-corrected HREM.

  • Glauert Medal, Royal Microscopical Society, 1975.
  • President, Royal Microscoical Society, 2002.
  • Honorary Fellow, Royal Microscoical Society, 2013.

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Research Publications

Allsop, N.A., Dobson, P.J. and Hutchison, J.L. (2006). 'Optimized HREM imaging of objects supported by amorphous substrates using spherical aberration adjustment' Journal of Microscopy-Oxford 223 1-8.

Carter, R., Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, R.R., Lindan, P.J.D., Lin, G., Green, M.L.H., Vlandas, A., Hutchison, J.L. and Harding, J. (2006). 'Correlation of structural and electronic properties in a new low-dimensional form of mercury telluride' Physical Review Letters 96(21).

Flahaut, E., Sloan, J., Friedrichs, S., Kirkland, A.I., Coleman, K.S., Williams, V.C., Hanson, N., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H. (2006). 'Crystallization of 2H and 4H PbI2 in carbon nanotubes of varying diameters and morphologies' Chemistry of Materials 18(8) 2059-2069.

Hetherington, C., Kirkland, A., Doole, R., Cockayne, D., Titchmarsh, J. and Hutchison, J. (2006). 'High resolution imaging using the Oxford abberation corrected TEM'. Microscopy and Microanalysis 11 1454-1455.

Kiselev, N.A., Krestinin, A.V., Raevskii, A.V., Zhigalina, O.M., Zvereva, G.I., Kislov, M.B., Artemov, V.V., Grigoriev, Y.V. and Hutchison, J.L. (2006). 'Extreme-length carbon nanofilaments with single-walled nanotube cores grown by pyrolysis of methane or acetylene' Carbon 44(11) 2289-2300.

Sloan, J., Carter, R., Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, R.R., Vlandas, A., Green, M.L.H. and Hutchison, J.L. (2006). 'Image restoration of one-dimensional HgTe crystals formed within single walled carbon nanotubes'. "Advanced Materials Forum Iii, Pts 1 and 2". 514-516 1131-1134.

Hetherington, C.J.D., Cockayne, D.J.H., Doole, R.C., Hutchison, J.L., Kirkland, A.I. and Titchmarsh, J.M. (2005). 'Aberration-corrected HREM/STEM for semiconductor research'. "Microscopy of Semiconducting Materials". Cullis, A.G.,Hutchison, J.L. 107 177-182.

Stowe, D.J., Fraser, K.J., Galloway, S.A., Senkader, S., Falster, R.J. and Wilshaw, P.R. (2005). 'Efficient, room-temperature, near-band gap luminescence by gettering in ion implanted silicon'. "Microscopy of Semiconducting Materials". Cullis, A.G.,Hutchison, J.L. 107 355-358.

Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, M.R., Sloan, J. and Hutchison, J.L. (2005). 'Structure determination of atomically controlled crystal architectures grown within single wall carbon nanotubes' Microscopy and Microanalysis 11(5) 401-409.

Haigh, S., Kovac, P., Prikhna, T., Savchuk, Y.M., Kilburn, M., Salter, C.J., Hutchison, J. and Grovenor, C.R.M.: 'Chemical interactions in Ti-doped MgB2 superconducting bulk samples and wires' Superconductor Science & Technology 18 (2005) 1190-1196.

Hutchison, J.L., Titchmarsh, J.M., Cockayne, D.J.H., Doole, R.C., Hetherington, C.J.D., Kirkland, A.I. and Sawada, H.: 'A versatile double aberration-corrected, energy filtered HREM/STEM for materials science' Ultramicroscopy 103 (1) (2005) 7-15.

Hutchison, J.L., Titchmarsh, J.M., Cockayne, D.J.H., Hetherington, C.J.D., Kirkland, A.I., Doole, R.C. and Sawada, H.: 'A new double-corrected HREM/STEM and its applications for advanced materials' Microscopy And Microanalysis 10 (2005) 8.

Kiselev, N.A., Hutchison, J.L., Roddatis, V.V., Stepanova, A.N., Aksenova, L.L., Rakova, E.V., Mashkova, E.S., Molchanov, V.A. and Givargizov, E.I.: 'TEM and HREM of diamond crystals grown on Si tips: structure and results of ion-beam-treatment' Micron 36 (1) (2005) 81-88.

Kiselev, N.A., Hutchison, J.L., Ryabenko, A.G., Rakova, E.V., Chizhov, P.E., Zhigalina, O.M., Artemov, V.V. and Grigoriev, Y.V.: 'Two structural types of carbon bi-filaments' Carbon 43 (9) (2005) 1897-1908.

Kiselev, N.A., Musatov, A.L., Kukovitskii, E.F., Hutchison, J.L., Zhigalina, O.M., Artemov, V.V., Grigoriev, Y.V., Izrael'yants, K.R. and L'vov, S.G.: 'Influence of electric field and emission current on the configuration of nanotubes in carbon nanotube layers' Carbon 43 (2005) 3112-3123.

Li, C.M., Robertson, I.M., Jenkins, M.L., Hutchison, J.L. and Doole, R.C.: 'In situ TEM observation of the nucleation and growth of silver oxide nanoparticles' Micron 36 (1) (2005) 9-15.

Sawada, H., Tomita, T., Naruse, M., Honda, T., Hambridge, P., Hartel, P., Haider, M., Hetherington, C., Doole, R., Kirkland, A., Hutchison, J., Titchmarsh, J. and Cockayne, D.: 'Experimental evaluation of a spherical aberration-corrected TEM and STEM' Journal Of Electron Microscopy 54 (2) (2005) 119-121.

Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Carter, R., Meyer, R.R., Vlandas, A. and Hutchison, J.L.: 'Image restoration of one-dimensional HgTe crystals formed within walled carbon nanotubes' Microscopy And Microanalysis 11 198.

Cohen-Hyams, T., Plitzko, J.M., Hetherington, C.J.D., Hutchison, J.L., Yahalom, J. and Kaplan, W.D.: 'Microstructural dependence of giant-magnetoresistance in electrodeposited Cu-Co alloys' Journal Of Materials Science 39 (18) (2004) 5701-5709.

Friedrichs, S., Sloan, J., Meyer, R.R., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H.: 'Characterisation of LaI2@(18 3)SWNT Encapsulation Composite - A 1D LaI2 Crystal fragment adopting the reduced structrue of LaI3' Microscopy And Microanalysis 9 (2004) 324.

Titchmarsh, J.M. and Cockayne, D.J.H. (2004). 200kV TEM with Cs correctors for illumination and imaging. APEM, Japan Society for Microscopy.

Sloan, J., Carter, R., Philp, E., Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, R.R., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H. (2004). Super-resolved imaging of twisted 1D crystals formed within single walled carbon nanotubes. Proceedings of the 13th Electron Microscopy Conference. Antwerp, Belgium. 2: 321.

Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L., Friedrichs, S. and Green, M.L.H. (2004). Synthesis and Structural Characterisation of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes Filled with Ionic and Covalent Materials. Molecular Nanowires and other Quantum Objects. Alexandrov, A.S., Kluwer Academic Publishers: 77-88.

Sloan, J., Langley, K.L., Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, R.R., Sayagues, M.J., Tilley, R.J.D. and Hutchison, J.L. (2004). Structural studies of a modulated quaternary layered perovskite. Electron Microscopy And Analysis 2003: 229-232.

Sloan, J., Luzzi, D.E., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H.: 'Imaging and characterization of molecules and one-dimensional crystals formed within carbon nanotubes.' Mrs Bulletin 29 (4) (2004) 265-271.

Titchmarsh, J.M., Cockayne, D.J.H., Doole, R.C., Hetherington, C.J.D., Hutchison, J.L., Kirkland, A.I. and Sawada, H. (2004). A versatile double aberration-corrected, energy filtered HREM/STEM for materials science. Proceedings of the 13th Electron Microscopy Conference. Antwerp, Belgium. 2: 27.

Vlandas, A., Carter, R., Sorsa, S., Flahaut, E., Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H. (2004). Encapsulation of semiconductors in double wall carbon nanotubes. Proceedings of the 13th Electron Microscopy Conference. Antwerp, Belgium. 2: 345.

Hutchison, J.L., Allsop, N., Kirkland, A.I., Hetherington, C.J.D., Titchmarsh, J.M., Cockayne, D.J.H. and Dobson, P.J. (2004). Optimisd HREM imaging of CdSe nanoparticles. Proceedings of the 13th Electron Microscopy Conference. Antwerp, Belgium. 2: 93.

Hutchison, J.L., Kirkland, A.I., Sloan, J. and Green, M.L.H. (2004). Growing 1D crystals inside carbon nanotubes: new nanostructures from old materials. Proceedings of the 13th Electron Microscopy Conference. Antwerp, Belgium. 2: 93.

Hutchison, J.L., Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Green, M.L.H. and Green, M.L.H.: 'Growing and characterizing one-dimensional crystals within single-walled carbon nanotubes.' Journal Of Electron Microscopy 53 (2) (2004) 101-106.

Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, R.R., Cockayne, D.J.H., Hetherington, C.J.D., Hutchison, J.L. and Titchmarsh, J.M. (2004). Exit wave reconstruction using an energy filtered aberration corrected TEM. Proceedings of the 13th Electron Microscopy Conference. Antwerp, Belgium. 2: 49.

Kirkland, A.I., Titchmarsh, J.M., Hutchison, J.L., Cockayne, D.J.H., Hetherington, C.J.D., Doole, R.C., Sawada, H., Haider, M. and Hartel, P.: 'A double aberration corrected, energy filtered HREM/STEM.' Jeol News 39 (1) (2004) 2.

Kiselev, N.A., Hutchison, J.L., Moravsky, A.P., Rakova, E.V., Dreval, E.V., Hetherington, C.J.D., Zakharov, D.N., Sloan, J. and Loutfy, R.O.: 'Carbon micro- and nanotubes synthesized by PE-CVD technique: Tube structure and catalytic particles crystallography.' Carbon 42 (1) (2004) 149-161.

Sawada, H., Tomita, T., Kaneyama, T., Hosokawa, F., Naruse, M., Honda, T., Hartel, P., Haider, M., Tanaka, N., Hetherington, C.J.D., Doole, R.C., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L., Titchmarsh, J.M. and Cockayne, D.J.H.: 'Cs corrector for illumination.' Microscopy and Microanalysis 10 (Suppl 2) (2004) 976.

Friedrichs, S., Philp, E., Meyer, R.R., Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H. (2004). LaI2@(18,3)SWNT: the crystallisation behaviour of a LaI2 fragment, confined within a single-walled carbon nanotube. Electron Microscopy And Analysis 2003: 455-458.

Carter, R., Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, R.R., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H. (2004). A one-dimensional semiconductor crystal with differentially rotating atomic layers formed within a single-walled carbon nanotube. Proceedings of the 13th Electron Microscopy Conference. Antwerp, Belgium. 2: 351.

Bogomolov V.N., Kartenko N.F., Kurdyukov D.A., Parfen'eva L.S., Popov V.V., Sorokin L.M., Smirnov I.A., Misiorek H., Jezowski A. and Hutchison J.: 'Thermal conductivity of HgSe loaded in the pore lattice of a synthetic opal single crystal' Physics of the Solid State 45, 566-572 (2003).

Brown G., Bailey S.R., Novotny M., Carter R., Flahaut E., Coleman K.S., Hutchison J.L., Green M.L.H. and Sloan J.: 'High yield incorporation and washing properties of halides incorporated into single walled carbon nanotubes' Applied Physics A - Materials Science & Processing 76, 457-462 (2003).

Haguenau F., Hawkes P.W., Hutchison J.L., Satiat-Jeunemaitre B., Simon G.T. and Williams D.B.: 'Key events in the history of electron microscopy' Microscopy and Microanalysis 9, 96-138 (2003).

Sayagues M., Titmuss K., Meyer R., Kirkland A., Sloan J., Hutchison J. and Tilley R.: 'Structural characterization of the n=5 layered perovskite neodymium titanate using high-resolution transmission electron microscopy and image reconstruction' Acta Crystallographica Section B- Structural Science 59, 449-455 (2003).

Sorokin L.M., Savkina N.S., Shuman V.B., Lebedev A.A., Mosina G.N. and Hutchison G.: 'Features of the structure of a porous silicon carbide layer obtained by electrochemical etching of a 6H-SiC substrate' Technical Physics Letters 28, 935-938 (2002).

Costa, P., Sloan, J., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H.: 'Encapsulation of quaternary 1D pentlandite-type alloy crystals within conical multi-layer carbon nanotubes.' Chemical Communications (18) (2003) 2276-2277.

Hetherington, C.J.D., Hutchison, J.L., Lebedev, A.A., Mosina, G.N., Savkina, N.S., Sloan, J. and Sorokin, L.M. (2003). Characterization of a porous silicon carbide layer produced on a 6H-SiC substrate: TEM (XHREM) and EDX studies. Microscopy Of Semiconducting Materials 2003: 73-78.

Meyer, R.R., Friedrichs, S., Kirkland, A.I., Sloan, J., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H.: 'A composite method for the determination of the chirality of single walled carbon nanotubes.' Journal Of Microscopy-Oxford 212 (2003) 152-157.

Philp, E., Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Meyer, R.R., Friedrichs, S., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H.: 'An encapsulated helical one-dimensional cobalt iodide nanostructure.' Nature Materials 2 (12) (2003) 788-791.

Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H.: 'Aspects of crystal growth within carbon nanotubes.' Comptes Rendus Physique 4 (9) (2003) 1063-1074.

Sloan, J., Kirkland, A.I., Hutchison, J.L. and Green, M.L.H. (2003). Integral Atomic Layer Architectures of 1D Crystals Inserted into Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes. Electron MIcroscopy of Nanotubes. Wang, Z.L. and Hui, C., Kluwer Press. Ch 12: 273-300.

Sayagues M.J., Rojas T.C., Fernandez A., Dunin-Borkowski R.E., Doole R.C. and Hutchison J.L.: 'Characterization of magnetic nanoparticles using energy- selected transmission electron microscopy' Microscopy and Microanalysis 8, 403-411 (2002).

Sloan J., Kirkland A.I., Hutchison J.L. and Green M.L.H.: 'Structural characterization of atomically regulated nanocrystals formed within single-walled carbon nanotubes using electron microscopy' Accounts of Chemical Research 35, 1054-1062 (2002).

Aliev G.N., Golubev V.G., Dukin A.A., Kurdyukov D.A., Medvedev A.V., Pevtsov A.B., Sorokin L.M. and Hutchison J.L.: 'Structural, photonic band-gap, and luminescence properties of the opal-erbium composite' Physics of the Solid State 44, 2224-2231 (2002).

Hartridge A., Bhattacharya A.K., Dunin-Borkowski R.E. and Hutchison J.L.: 'Homogeneity of lanthanide doped ceria nanocrystal dispersions using high-resolution transmission electron microscopy' Journal of Nanoparticle Research 3, 433-441 (2001).

Klenov D.O., Pond R.C., Aindow M. and Hutchison J.L.: 'The structure of the alpha ''/beta martensite interface in 10%Mo-Ti', (2001), p. 353-356.