Paul F McMillan

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pressing on: the legacy of Percy W. Bridgman
    Paul F McMillan
    Davy Faraday Research Laboratory, The Royal Institution of Great Britain, 21 Albemarle Street, London W1X 4BS
    Nat Mater 4:715-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Chemistry of materials under extreme high pressure-high-temperature conditions
    Paul F McMillan
    Department of Chemistry, University College London and Royal Institution of Great Britain, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) . 2003
  3. doi request reprint High pressure polymorphism of β-TaON
    K Woodhead
    Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Dalton Trans 43:9647-54. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint A density-driven phase transition between semiconducting and metallic polyamorphs of silicon
    Paul F McMillan
    Department of Chemistry and Materials Chemistry Centre, Christopher Ingold Laboratories, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Nat Mater 4:680-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Voltage-sensitive dye imaging of neuronal populations under hyperbaric conditions: preliminary results obtained using a new technique
    Agnieszka Wlodarczyk
    Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, UK
    Undersea Hyperb Med 37:151-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Polyamorphic Amorphous Silicon at High Pressure: Raman and Spatially Resolved X-ray Scattering and Molecular Dynamics Studies
    Dominik Daisenberger
    Department of Chemistry and Materials Chemistry Centre, Christopher Ingold Laboratory, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, United Kingdom
    J Phys Chem B 115:14246-55. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Nanomechanical and structural properties of native cellulose under compressive stress
    Raul Quesada Cabrera
    Department of Chemistry, University College London, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Biomacromolecules 12:2178-83. 2011
  8. pmc Pressure as a Limiting Factor for Life
    Rachael Hazael
    Christopher Ingold Laboratories, Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Life (Basel) 6:. 2016
  9. doi request reprint High hydrostatic pressure: a probing tool and a necessary parameter in biophysical chemistry
    Filip Meersman
    Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon St, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 50:766-75. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint High pressure effects in anaesthesia and narcosis
    Agnieszka Wlodarczyk
    Department of Chemistry and Materials Chemistry Centre, Christopher Ingold Laboratories, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Chem Soc Rev 35:890-8. 2006

Collaborators

  • Mark Wilson
  • Filip Meersman
  • Agnieszka Wlodarczyk
  • Raul Quesada Cabrera
  • Rachael Hazael
  • K Woodhead
  • Dominik Daisenberger
  • Fumihisa Ono
  • N Alderman
  • S Pascarelli
  • A L Hector
  • R Briggs
  • Mohamed Mezouar
  • Thierry Deschamps
  • Vladimir Dmitriev
  • Bernard Champagnon

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Pressing on: the legacy of Percy W. Bridgman
    Paul F McMillan
    Davy Faraday Research Laboratory, The Royal Institution of Great Britain, 21 Albemarle Street, London W1X 4BS
    Nat Mater 4:715-8. 2005
    ..His pioneering work revolutionized condensed matter research. His spirit remains alive today as researchers continue to push back the boundaries of high-pressure science...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chemistry of materials under extreme high pressure-high-temperature conditions
    Paul F McMillan
    Department of Chemistry, University College London and Royal Institution of Great Britain, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) . 2003
    ..Paul McMillan describes how the field of condensed matter chemistry under extreme high pressure conditions now represents a vast new area to be explored...
  3. doi request reprint High pressure polymorphism of β-TaON
    K Woodhead
    Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Dalton Trans 43:9647-54. 2014
    ..Analysis of compressibility data for the new cotunnite-type TaON phase indicate a very high bulk modulus Ko ∼ 370 GPa, close to the theoretically predicted value. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint A density-driven phase transition between semiconducting and metallic polyamorphs of silicon
    Paul F McMillan
    Department of Chemistry and Materials Chemistry Centre, Christopher Ingold Laboratories, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Nat Mater 4:680-4. 2005
    ..The experiments are combined with molecular dynamics simulations that map the behaviour of the amorphous solid on to that of the liquid state...
  5. ncbi request reprint Voltage-sensitive dye imaging of neuronal populations under hyperbaric conditions: preliminary results obtained using a new technique
    Agnieszka Wlodarczyk
    Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, UK
    Undersea Hyperb Med 37:151-8. 2010
    ..The estimated value of the conductance velocity along the trajectory of maximum flow is in good agreement with previous determinations of axonal propagation along the Schaffer collateral...
  6. ncbi request reprint Polyamorphic Amorphous Silicon at High Pressure: Raman and Spatially Resolved X-ray Scattering and Molecular Dynamics Studies
    Dominik Daisenberger
    Department of Chemistry and Materials Chemistry Centre, Christopher Ingold Laboratory, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, United Kingdom
    J Phys Chem B 115:14246-55. 2011
    ..The appearance of the first diffraction peak (FDP) in the scattering function S(Q) is discussed in terms of the void structure determined from Voronoi analysis of the MD simulation data...
  7. doi request reprint Nanomechanical and structural properties of native cellulose under compressive stress
    Raul Quesada Cabrera
    Department of Chemistry, University College London, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Biomacromolecules 12:2178-83. 2011
    ..Above 8 GPa, the packing of the cellulose chains within the fibers undergoes significant structural distortion, whereas the chains themselves remain largely unaffected by compression...
  8. pmc Pressure as a Limiting Factor for Life
    Rachael Hazael
    Christopher Ingold Laboratories, Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Life (Basel) 6:. 2016
    ..We summarize some of the main questions raised by recent results and their implications for the survival of life under extreme compression conditions and its possible extent in the laboratory and throughout the universe. ..
  9. doi request reprint High hydrostatic pressure: a probing tool and a necessary parameter in biophysical chemistry
    Filip Meersman
    Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon St, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Chem Commun (Camb) 50:766-75. 2014
    ..Here we highlight some areas of current interest in high pressure biophysics and physical chemistry that are emerging at the frontier of this cross-disciplinary field. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint High pressure effects in anaesthesia and narcosis
    Agnieszka Wlodarczyk
    Department of Chemistry and Materials Chemistry Centre, Christopher Ingold Laboratories, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ, UK
    Chem Soc Rev 35:890-8. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Relaxing times for silicon
    Paul F McMillan
    Nat Mater 3:755-6. 2004