Emeritus Professor John Bartlett

Emeritus Professor John Bartlett

Emeritus Professor,
Dean's Unit, School of Science

Biography

1979-1983: B.Sc. (Hons and University Medal), University of Newcastle 1984-1988: Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Newcastle, Thesis Title, "Spectroscopic Characterisation of Cation Environments in Zeolites". 1987-2007: - Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (from 2005-2007: Head, ANSTO Institute of Materials and Engineering Science and Senior Principal Research Scientist. Current Research Interests: Sol gel chemistry for the synthesis of nanostructured materials, particularly at temperatures compatible with polymeric and biological substrates; Atomic layer deposition, for the production of multilayered coatings with controlled nanostructures; Synthesis and sol gel chemistry of titanium (IV) oxoalkoxy nanoclusters as building blocks for the assembly of novel nanostructured materials at low temperatures; Synthesis and applications of self assembling organic/inorganic nanohybrids; Encapsulation of functioning biological species (including enzymes and bacteria) in nanostructured inorganic hosts; Encapsulation and controlled release of biologically active molecules (e.g. controlled drug delivery); Synthesis of metal oxide nanoparticles (including titania, zirconia, alumina, ceria, silica, and mixtures thereof) in bulk solution and in emulsions/microemulsions; Effect of surface functional groups on the peptisation, stabilisation and crystallisation kinetics of metal oxide nanoparticles (particularly titanate based systems) in aqueous solution; Characterisation techniques such as small angle neutron and x ray scattering, light scattering, vibrational spectroscopy (infrared and Raman), etc;

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Qualifications

  • Phd University of Newcastle (NSW)

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Dean's Unit, School of Science

Contact

Email: J.Bartlett@westernsydney.edu.au
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Publications

Journal Articles

  • Laird, M., Totee, C., Gaveau, P., Silly, G., Lee, A., Carcel, C., Unno, M., Bartlett, J. and Wong Chi Man, M. (2021), 'Functionalised polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane with encapsulated fluoride : first observation of fluxional Si...F interactions in POSS', Dalton Transactions, vol 50, no 1 , pp 81 - 89.
  • Laird, M., Herrmann, N., Ramsahye, N., Totee, C., Carcel, C., Unno, M., Bartlett, J. and Wong Chi Man, M. (2021), 'Large polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane cages : the isolation of functionalized POSS with an unprecedented Si18O27 core', Angewandte Chemie (International Edition), vol 60, no 6 , pp 3022 - 3027.
  • Laird, M., Gaveau, P., Trens, P., Carcel, C., Unno, M., Bartlett, J. and Wong Chi Man, M. (2021), 'Post-synthesis modification of functionalised polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes with encapsulated fluoride : enhancing reactivity of T8-F POSS for materials synthesis', New Journal of Chemistry, vol 45, no 9 , pp 4227 - 4235.
  • Laird, M., Carcel, C., Oliviero, E., Toquer, G., Trens, P., Bartlett, J. and Wong Chi Man, M. (2020), 'Single-template periodic mesoporous organosilica with organized bimodal mesoporosity', Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, vol 297 .
  • Birault, A., Giret, S., Theron, C., Gallud, A., Da Silva, A., Durand, D., Nguyen, C., Bettache, N., Gary-Bobo, M., Bartlett, J., Wong Chi Man, M. and Carcel, C. (2020), 'Sequential delivery of synergistic drugs by silica nanocarriers for enhanced tumour treatment', Journal of Materials Chemistry B, vol 8, no 7 , pp 1472 - 1480.
  • Laird, M., Yokoyama, J., Carcel, C., Unno, M., Bartlett, J. and Wong Chi Man, M. (2020), 'Sol-gel processing of polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes : nanohybrid materials incorporating T8 and T10 cages', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, vol 95, no 3 , pp 760 - 770.
  • Laird, M., Lee, A., Dumitrescu, D., Carcel, C., Ouali, A., Bartlett, J., Unno, M. and Wong Chi Man, M. (2020), 'Styryl-functionalized cage silsesquioxanes as nanoblocks for 3-D assembly', Organometallics, vol 39, no 10 , pp 1896 - 1906.
  • Birault, A., Molina, E., Trens, P., Cot, D., Toquer, G., Marcotte, N., Carcel, C., Bartlett, J., Gerardin, C. and Wong Chi Man, M. (2019), 'Periodic mesoporous organosilicas from polyion complex micelles : effect of organic bridge on nanostructure', European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, vol 2019, no 27 , pp 3157 - 3164.
  • Mahy, J., Deschamps, F., Collard, V., Jerome, C., Bartlett, J., Lambert, S. and Heinrichs, B. (2018), 'Acid acting as redispersing agent to form stable colloids from photoactive crystalline aqueous sol-gel TiO2 powder', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, vol 87, no 3 , pp 568 - 583.
  • Malengreaux, C., Pirard, S., Leonard, G., Mahy, J., Herlitschke, M., Klobes, B., Hermann, R., Heinrichs, B. and Bartlett, J. (2017), 'Study of the photocatalytic activity of Fe3+, Cr3+, La3+ and Eu3+ single-doped and co-doped TiO2 catalysts produced by aqueous sol-gel processing', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol 691 , pp 726 - 738.
  • Cojocariu, A., Cattoen, X., Le Parc, R., Maurin, D., Blanc, C., Dieudonne, P., Bantignies, J., Wong Chi Man, M. and Bartlett, J. (2016), 'Evaporation-induced self-structuring of organised silica nanohybrid films through cooperative physical and chemical interactions', Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, vol 18, no 11 , pp 7946 - 7955.
  • Malengreaux, C., Pirard, S., Bartlett, J. and Heinrichs, B. (2014), 'Kinetic study of 4-nitrophenol photocatalytic degradation over a Zn2+ doped TiO2 catalyst prepared through an environmentally friendly aqueous sol-gel process', Chemical Engineering Journal, vol 245 , pp 180 - 190.
  • Malengreaux, C., Douven, S., Poelman, D., Heinrichs, B. and Bartlett, J. (2014), 'An ambient temperature aqueous sol-gel processing of efficient nanocrystalline doped TiO2-based photocatalysts for the degradation of organic pollutants', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, vol 71, no 3 , pp 557 - 570.
  • Ravipati, A., Zhang, L., Koyyalamudi, S., Jeong, S., Reddy, N., Bartlett, J., Smith, P., Pedro, N., Melguizo, A., Cantizani, J., Asensio, F. and Vicente, F. (2013), 'Anti-proliferative activities of selected Chinese medicinal herbs against human cancer cell lines', Phytopharmacology, vol 4, no 2 , pp 206 - 219.
  • Zhang, L., Ravipati, A., Koyyalamudi, S., Jeong, S., Reddy, N., Bartlett, J., Smith, P., Cruz, M., Monteiro, M., Melguizo, A., Jimenez, E. and Vicente, F. (2013), 'Anti-fungal and anti-bacterial activities of ethanol extracts of selected traditional Chinese medicinal herbs', Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, vol 6, no 9 , pp 673 - 681.
  • Graffion, J., Cojocariu, A., Cattoen, X., Ferreira, R., Fernandes, V., Andre, P., Carlos, L., Wong Chi Man, M. and Bartlett, J. (2012), 'Luminescent coatings from bipyridine-based bridged silsesquioxanes containing Eu?+and Tb?+ salts', Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol 22, no 26 , pp 13279 - 13285.
  • Ravipati, A., Zhang, L., Koyyalamudi, S., Jeong, S., Reddy, N., Bartlett, J., Smith, P., Shanmugam, K., Muench, G., Wu, M., Satyanarayanan, M. and Vysetti, B. (2012), 'Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of selected Chinese medicinal plants and their relation with antioxidant content', BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol 12 , pp 1 - 14.
  • Zhang, L., Ravipati, A., Koyyalamudi, S., Jeong, S., Reddy, N., Smith, P., Bartlett, J., Shanmugam, K., Muench, G. and Wu, M. (2011), 'Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of selected medicinal plants containing phenolic and flavonoid compounds', Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol 59, no 23 , pp 12361 - 12367.
  • Tran, N., Bartlett, J., Kannangara, K., Milev, A., Volk, H. and Wilson, M. (2010), 'Catalytic upgrading of biorefinery oil from micro-algae', Fuel, vol 89, no 2 , pp 265 - 274.
  • Gao, Y., Heinemann, A., Knott, R. and Bartlett, J. (2010), 'Encapsulation of proteins in silica matrices : structural evolution on the molecular and nanoscales', Langmuir, vol 26, no 2 , pp 1239 - 1246.
  • Karatchevtseva, I., Astoux, M., Cassidy, D., Yee, P., Bartlett, J. and Griffith, C. (2010), 'Synthesis and characterization of functionalized silica-based nanohybrid materials for oxyanions adsorption', Langmuir, vol 26, no 11 , pp 8327 - 8335.
  • Tran, N., Wilson, M., Milev, A., Bartlett, J., Lamb, R., Martin, D. and Kannangara, K. (2009), 'Photoemission and absorption spectroscopy of carbon nanotube interfacial interactions', Advances in Colloid and Interface Science, vol 145 , pp 23 - 41.
  • Karatchevtseva, I., Cassidy, D., Zhang, Z., Triani, G., Finnie, K., Cram, S., Barbe, C. and Bartlett, J. (2008), 'Crystallisation of TiO2 powders and thin films prepared from modified titanium alkoxide precursors', Journal of the America Ceramic Society, vol 91, no 6 , pp 2015 - 2023.
  • Arrachart, G., Karatchevtseva, I., Cassidy, D., Triani, G., Bartlett, J. and Man, M. (2008), 'Synthesis and characterisation of carboxylate-terminated silica nanohybrid powders and thin films', Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol 18, no 31 , pp 3643 - 3649.
  • Tran, N., Milev, A., Wilson, M., Bartlett, J. and Kannangara, K. (2008), 'Mechanism of carbon nanotube dispersion and precipitation during treatments with poly(acrylic acid)', Surface and Interface Analysis, vol 40 , pp 1294 - 1298.
  • Latella, B., Triani, G., Zhang, Z., Short, K., Bartlett, J. and Ignat, M. (2007), 'Enhanced Adhesion of Atomic Layer Deposited Titania on Polycarbonate Substrates', Thin Solid Films, vol 515, no 5 , pp 3138 - 3145.
  • Hanley, H., Muzny, C., Bartlett, J. and Drabarek, E. (2007), 'Universal Behaviour of Silica Suspensions Gelled Under Shear', Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, vol 19 , pp 1 - 3.
  • Finnie, K., Bartlett, J., Barbe, C. and Kong, L. (2007), 'Formation of Silica Nanoparticles in Microemulsions', Langmuir, vol 23, no 6 , pp 3017 - 3024.
  • Karatchevtseva, I., Cassidy, D., Wong Chi Man, M., Mitchell, D., Hanna, J., Carcel, C., Bied, C., Moreau, J. and Bartlett, J. (2007), 'Structural Evolution of Self Assembling Nanohybrid Thin Films from Functionalised Urea Precursors', Advanced Functional Materials, vol 17 , pp 3926 - 3932.
  • Karatchevtseva, I., Cassidy, D., Wong Chi Man, M., Mitchell, D., Hanna, J., Carcel, C., Bied, C., Moreau, J. and Bartlett, J. (2007), 'Structural Evolution of Self Assembling Nanohybrid Thin Films from Functionalised Urea Precursors', Advanced Functional Materials, vol 17 , pp 3926 - 3932.
  • Bantignies, J., Velluntini, L., Maurin, D., Hermet, P., Dieudonne, P., Chi Man, M., Bartlett, J., Bied, C., Sauvajol, J. and Moreau, J. (2006), 'Insights into the self-directed structuring of hybrid organic-inorganic silicas through infrared studies', The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part B: Condensed Matter, Materials, Surfaces, Interfaces & Biophysical, vol 110, no 32 , pp 15797 - 15802.
  • Evans, P., Mutin, P., Triani, G., Prince, K. and Bartlett, J. (2006), 'Characterisation of metal oxide films deposited by non-hydrolytic ALD', Surface and Interface Analysis, vol 38, no 4 , pp 740 - 743.
  • Triani, G., Evans, P., Attard, D., Prince, K., Bartlett, J., Tan, S. and Burford, R. (2006), 'Nanostructured TiO2 membranes by atomic layer deposition', Journal of Material Chemestry, vol 16, no 14 , pp 1355 - 1359.
  • Rodgers, L., Knott, R., Holden, P., Pike, K., Hanna, J., Foster, L. and Bartlett, J. (2006), 'Structural evolution and stability of sol-gel biocatalysts', Physica B: Condensed Matter, , pp 508 - 510.
  • Mitchell, D., Attard, D., Finnie, K., Triani, G., Barbe, C., Depagne, C. and Bartlett, J. (2005), 'TEM anti ellipsometry studies of nanolaminate oxide films prepared using atomic layer deposition', Applied Surface Science, vol 243, no 1 , pp 265 - 277.
  • Barbe, C., Cassidy, D., Triani, G., Latella, B., Mitchell, D., Finnie, K., Short, K., Bartlett, J., Woolfrey, J. and Collins, G. (2005), 'Sol-gel bonding of silicon wafers: Part 1: Influence of the processing temperature on final bond morphology and interfacial energy', Thin Solid Films, vol 488, no 40575 , pp 153 - 159.
  • Barbe, C., Cassidy, D., Triani, G., Latella, B., Mitchell, D., Finnie, K., Bartlett, J., Woolfrey, J. and Colling, G. (2005), 'Sol-gel bonding of silicon wafers: Part 2. Influence of the sol-gel chemistry on bond morphology and interfacial energy', Thin Solid Films, vol 488, no 40575 , pp 160 - 166.
  • Taylor, A., Finnie, K., Bartlett, J. and Holden, P. (2004), 'Quantification of the contribution of surface outgrowth to biocatalysis in sol-gels: Oxytetracycline production by Streptomyces rimosus', Biotechnology Letters, vol 26, no 22 , pp 1707 - 1711.
  • Barbe, C., Bartlett, J., Kong, L., Finnie, K., Lin, H., Larkin, M., Calleja, S., Bush, A. and Calleja, G. (2004), 'Silica particles: A novel drug-delivery system', Advanced Materials, vol 16, no 21 , pp 1959 - 1966.
  • Finnie, K., Triani, G., Short, K., Mitchell, D., Attard, D., Bartlett, J. and Barbe, C. (2003), 'Influence of Si(1 0 0) surface pretreatment on the morphology of TiO2 films grown by atomic layer deposition', Thin Solid Films, vol 440, no 1-Feb , pp 109 - 116.
  • Lyonnard, S., Bartlett, J., Sizgek, E., Finnie, K., Zemb, T. and Woolfrey, J. (2002), 'Role of Interparticle Potential in Controlling the Morphology of Spray-Dried Powders from Aqueous Nanoparticle Sols', Langmuir, , pp 10386 - 10397.
  • Southon, P., Bartlett, J., Woolfrey, J. and Ben-Nissan, B. (2002), 'Formation and characterization of an aqueous zirconium hydroxide colloid', Chemistry of Materials, vol 14, no 10 , pp 4313 - 4319.
  • Luca, V., Hanna, J., Smith, M., James, M., Mitchell, D. and Bartlett, J. (2002), 'Nb-substitution and Cs+ ion-exchange in the titanosilicate sitinakite', Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, vol 55, no 1 , pp 1 - 13.
  • Drabarek, E., Bartlett, J., Hanley, H., Woolfrey, J. and Muzny, C. (2002), 'Effect of processing variables on the structural evolution of silica gels', International Journal of Thermophysics, vol 23, no 1 , pp 145 - 160.
  • Martens, W., Kloprogge, J., Frost, R. and Bartlett, J. (2002), 'A Crystallite Packing Model for Pseudoboehmite Formed during the Hydrolysis of Trisecbutoxyaluminium to Explain the Peptizability', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol 247, no 1 , pp 132 - 137.
  • Finnie, K., Cassidy, D., Bartlett, J. and Woolfrey, J. (2001), 'IR spectroscopy of surface water and hydroxyl species on nanocrystalline TiO2 films', Langmuir, vol 17, no 3 , pp 816 - 820.

Conference Papers

  • Latella, B., Ignat, M., Triani, G., Cassidy, D. and Bartlett, J. (2007), 'Fracture and Adhesion of Thin Films on Ductile Substrates', SECOND INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ADHESION ASPECTS OF THIN FILMS(INCLUDING ADHESION MEASUREMENT AND METALLIZED PLASTICS, Savannah, Georgia.
  • Mitchell, D., Triani, G., Attard, D., Finnie, K., Evans, P., Barbe, C. and Bartlett, J. (2006), 'Atomic layer deposition of TiO2 and Al2O3 thin films and nanolaminates', Smart Materials and Structures, .
  • Karatchevtseva, I., Calleja, G., Cassidy, D., Birnie, D., Latella, B., Mitchell, D., Attard, D., Hanna, J. and Bartlett, J. (2005), 'Structural Evolution and Properties of Self Assembled Nanhybrids: The Role of n-n and H-Bonding Interactions', XIII Int. Workshop on Sol-Gel Science and Technology, Los Angeles USA.
  • Rodgers, L., Knott, R., Holden, P., Foster, L. and Bartlett, J. (2005), 'Small Angle Neutron Scattering Studies of the Structural Evolution of Sol-Gel Biocatalysts', XIII Int. Workshop on Sol-Gel Science and Technology, Los Angeles, USA.
  • Rodgers, L., Holden, P., Knott, R., Finnie, K., Bartlett, J. and Foster, L. (2005), 'Effect of sol-gel encapsulation on lipase structure and function: A small angle neutron scattering study', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, .
  • Triani, G., Evans, P., Mitchell, D., Attard, D., Finnie, K., James, M., Hanley, T., Latella, B., Prince, K. and Bartlett, J. (2005), 'Atomic layer deposition of TiO2/Al2O3 films for optical applications', The International Society for Optical Engineering , .
  • Taylor, A., Finnie, K., Bartlett, J. and Holden, P. (2004), 'Encapsulation of viable aerobic microorganisms in silica gels', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, .
  • Bush, S., Beyer, R., Trautman, R., Barbe, C. and Bartlett, J. (2004), 'Ceramic micro-particles synthesised using emulsion and sol-gel technology: An investigation into the controlled release of encapsulants and the tailoring of micro-particle size', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, .
  • Mitchell, D., Triani, G., Attard, D., Finnie, K., Evans, P., Barbe, C. and Bartlett, J. (2004), 'Atomic layer deposition (ALD) of TiO2 and Al2O 3 thin films on silicon', The International Society for Optical Engineering , .
  • Larkin, M., Barbe, C., Kong, L., Blackford, K., Finnie, K. and Bartlett, J. (2003), 'Biodistribution of Silica Nanoparticles for Controlled Drun Delivery', 30th Int. Symp. Controlled Rel. Soc., Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Kong, L., Barbe, C., Bartlett, J., Finnie, K., Larkin, M. and Blackford, M. (2003), 'Silica Nanoparticles: A New Controlled Release Drug Carrier', 30th Int. Symp. Controlled Rel. Soc., Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Barbe, C., Graf, R., Finnie, K., Blackford, M., Trautman, R. and Bartlett, J. (2003), 'Sol-gel synthesis of complex titanates in micro-emulsions', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, .
  • Barbe, C., Cassidy, D., Triani, G., Latella, B., Mitchell, D. and Bartlett, J. (2003), 'Low temperature bonding of ceramics by sol-gel processing', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, .
  • Latella, B., Ignat, M., Barbe, C., Cassidy, D. and Bartlett, J. (2003), 'Adhesion behaviour of organically-modified silicate coatings on stainless steel', Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, .

Previous Projects

Title: Investigation of the structure of the pre-ocular tear film
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
  • ALCON Research Ltd
Western Researchers: Thomas Millar and John Bartlett
Years: 2007-08-07 - 2013-09-20
ID: P0015464
Title: Improved Oil Production From Algae
Funder:
  • Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) (ACRG)
  • University of Western Sydney
Western Researchers: Nguyen Tran, Adriyan Milev, Kamali Kannangara and John Bartlett
Years: 2009-02-02 - 2011-01-31
ID: P00016356
Title: Carbon nanotube-zinc oxide nano-hybrids
Funder:
  • University of Western Sydney
Western Researchers: John Bartlett, Nguyen Tran and Adriyan Milev
Years: 2007-12-10 - 2008-12-09
ID: P0015920
Title: A High-Throughput Neutron Spectrometer for The Study of Atomic and Molecular Motion at ANSTO [via AINSE]
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (Other Research Grants)
Western Researchers: John Bartlett
Years: 2009-04-06 - 2010-04-05
ID: P00016190
Title: Simultaneous Measurements of Reaction Kinetics and Particle Distributions for Cutting-Edge Research into CO2 Storage, Catalysis and Novel Materials [via Uni of Newcastle - no funding to UWS]
Funder:
  • Australian Research Council (Other Research Grants)
Western Researchers: Kamali Kannangara, John Bartlett, Adriyan Milev and Nguyen Tran
Years: 2012-03-29 - 2013-03-28
ID: P00020387
Title: Novel Organic-Inorganic Nanohybrids for Controlled Immobilisation of Luminescent Proteins
Funder:
  • University of Western Sydney
Western Researchers: John Bartlett
Years: 2010-11-17 - 2011-12-31
ID: P00019422

Supervision

Emeritus Professor Bartlett is available to be a principal supervisor for doctoral projects

Previous Supervision

Thesis Title: Comparison of Methods used to Treat Nanowaste from Research and Manufacturing Facilities
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