Friction Measurements on Contact Lenses in a Physiologically Relevant Environment: Effect of Testing Conditions on Friction

Olof Sterner, Rudolf Aeschlimann, Stefan Zurcher, Kathrine Osborn Lorenz, Joseph Kakkassery, Nicholas D. Spencer, and Samuele G. P. Tosatti, IOVS; 2016; 57(13) pp 5383 – 5392

Tribological Classification Of Contact Lenses: From Coefficient Of Friction To Sliding Work

O. Sterner , R. Aeschlimann, S. Zürcher, C. Scales, D. Riederer, N.D. Spencer, S.G.P. Tosatti Tribology Letters; 2016; 63(1) pp 1 – 13

Imparting Nonfouling Properties to Chemically Distinct Surfaces with a Single Adsorbing Polymer: A Multimodal Binding Approach

Ângela Serrano, Stefan Zürcher, Samuele Tosatti and Nicholas D. Spencer Macromolecular Rapid Communications; 2016; 37(7) pp 622-629

Spontaneous Blinking from a Tribological Viewpoint

Heiko Pult, Samuele G Tosatti, Nicholas D Spencer, Jean-Michel Asfour, Michael Ebenhoch, Paul J Murphy The Ocular Surface; 2015; 13(3) pp 236-249

Coefficient of Friction of Human Corneal Tissue

Tawnya Wilson, Rudolf Aeschlimann, Samuele Tosatti,  Youssef Toubouti, Joseph Kakkassery,  and Katherine Osborn Lorenz, Cornea; 2015; 34(9) pp 1179-1185

Delineating Fibronectin Bioadhesive Micropatterns by Photochemical Immobilization of PS and PVP

Olof Sterner, Marta Giazzon, Stefan Zürcher, Samuele Tosatti, Martha Liley, Nicholas D. Spencer ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces; 2014; 6(21) pp 18683-18692

Aqueous Lubrication with Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Brushes

Nicholas D. Spencer Tribology Online; 2014; 9(4) pp 143-153

Nonfouling response of hydrophilic uncharged polymers

Ângela Serrano, Olof Sterner, Sophie Mieszkin, Stefan Zürcher, Samuele Tosatti, Maureen E. Callow, James A. Callow and Nicholas D. Spencer Advanced Functional Materials; 2013; 23(46) pp 5706 – 5718

Photochemically Prepared, Two-Component Polymer-Concentration Gradients

Olof Sterner, Ângela Serrano, Sophie Mieszkin, Stefan Zürcher, Samuele Tosatti, Maureen E. Callow, James A. Callow, Nicholas D. Spencer Langmuir; 2013; 29(42) pp 13031-13041

Evaluation of chemically-modified SLA implants (modSLA) biofunctionalized with integrin (RGD)- and heparin (KRSR)-binding peptides – a biomechanical and peptides – a biomechanical and histomorphometric study in the maxilla of miniature pigs

N. Broggini, S. Tosatti, S. Ferguson, M. Schuler, M. Textor, M.M. Bornstein, D.D. Bosshard, D. Buser J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A; 2012; 100A(3) pp 703-711

Friction measurements on contact lenses in their operating environment

M. Roba, E.G. Duncan, G.A. Hill, N.D. Spencer, S.G.P. Tosatti Tribology Letters; 2011; 44(3) pp 387-397

Fabricating Chemical Gradients on Oxide Surfaces by Means of Fluorinated, Catechol-Based, Self-Assembled Monolayers

Mathias Rodenstein, Stefan Zürcher, Samuele G.P. Tosatti, Nicholas D. Spencer Langmuir; 2010; 26(21) pp 16211-16220

Design of a high-throughput device for screening surface modification protocols

Sina Saxer, Uwe Pieles, Samuele Tosatti, Marcus Textor, Karl Gademann, Stefan Zürcher Progress in Organic Coatings; 2010; 67(1) pp 20-27

Adsorption and Lubricating Properties of Poly(L-lysine)-graft-poly(ethylene glycol) (PLL-g-PEG) on Human Hair Surfaces

Seunghwan Lee, Stefan Zürcher, Antoine Dorcier, Gustavo S. Luengo, and Nicholas D. Spencer ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces; 2009; 1(9) pp 1938-1945

Comparison of the response of cultured osteoblasts and osteoblasts outgrown from rat calvarial bone chips to nonfouling KRSR and FHRRIKA-peptide modified rough titanium surfaces

M. Schuler, D.W. Hamilton, T.P. Kunzler , C.M. Sprecher, M. de Wild, D.M. Brunette, M. Textor and S.G.P. Tosatti J. Biomed. Mater. Res. B; 2009; 91(2) pp 517-527

Ultra-stable Iron Oxide Nanoparticle Colloidal Suspensions Using Dispersants with Catechol Derived Anchor Groups

E. Amstad, T. Gillich, I. Bilecka, M. Niederberger, B. Malisova, M. Textor and E. Reimhult Nano Letters; 2009; 9(12) pp 4042-4048

Surface Functionalization of Single Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles (SPIONs) for Targeted Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

E. Amstad, S. Zürcher, A. Mashaghi, J.Y. Wong, M. Textor and E. Reimhult

Small; 2009; 5(11) pp 1334-1342

Biomimetic Surface Modifications Based on the Cyanobacterial Iron Chelator Anachelin

S. Zürcher, D. Wäckerlin, Y. Bethuel, B. Malisova, M. Textor, S. Tosatti and K. Gademann

J. Amer. Chem. Soc.; 2006; 128(4) pp 1064-1065