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Dr Zahra Golrokhi

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Zahra's main research interests focus upon exploiting the potential of ultra-thin film deposition across various disciplines, with a particular emphasis on advancing fundamental sciences and creating innovative functional materials. Her expertise extends from the initial stages of process development to exploring cutting-edge technologies.

Moreover, Zahra possesses a keen interest in the practical applications of thin films, such as their use in developing anti-microbial coatings for bio-medical implants, microelectronics, and photovoltaic systems. These applications hold significant promise for enhancing various industries and benefiting society. Her proficiency extends to a diverse array of advanced materials characterisation techniques, encompassing physio-chemical, optical, and electronic methods. This broad skill set allows her to gain valuable insights into the properties and behaviour of materials at the nanoscale, contributing to the advancement of scientific knowledge and practical advancements in technology.


Doped MXenes—A new paradigm in 2D systems: Synthesis, properties and applications (2023-07-22)
Dey, Avishek; Varagnolo, Silvia; Power, Nicholas; Vangapally, Naresh; Elias, Yuval; Damptey, Lois; Jaato, Bright N.; Gopalan, Saianand; Golrokhi, Zahra; Sonar, Prashant; Selvaraj, Vimalnath; Aurbach, Doron and Krishnamurthy, Satheesh
Progress in Materials Science, 139, Article 101166

Eat to the Beat: Musical Incongruity Resolution in Restaurant Advertising (2022)
Abolhasani, Morteza and Golrokhi, Zahra
Journal of International Consumer Marketing, 34(5) (pp. 567-591)

Biotransformation of Silver Released from Nanoparticle Coated Titanium Implants Revealed in Regenerating Bone (2017-06-28)
Geng, Hua; Poologasundarampillai, Gowsihan; Todd, Naomi; Devlin-Mullin, Aine; Moore, Katie L.; Golrokhi, Zahra; Gilchrist, James B.; Jones, Eric; Potter, Richard J.; Sutcliffe, Chris; O’Brien, Marie; Hukins, David W. L.; Cartmell, Sarah; Mitchell, Christopher A. and Lee, Peter D.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 9(25) (pp. 21169-21180)

Atomic Layer Deposition of a Silver Nanolayer on Advanced Titanium Orthopedic Implants Inhibits Bacterial Colonization and Supports Vascularized de Novo Bone Ingrowth (2017-06-07)
Devlin-Mullin, Aine; Todd, Naomi M.; Golrokhi, Zahra; Geng, Hua; Hunt, John A.; Potter, Richard; Sutcliffe, Chris; Jones, Eric; Lee, Peter D. and Mitchel, Christopher A.
Advanced Healthcare Materials, 6, Article 1700033(11)

The influence of tertiary butyl hydrazine as a co-reactant on the atomic layer deposition of silver (2017-03-31)
Golrokhi, Zahra; Marshall, Paul A.; Romani, Simon; Rushworth, Simon; Chalker, Paul R. and Potter, Richard J.
Applied Surface Science, 399 (pp. 123-131)

Self-limiting atomic layer deposition of conformal nano-structured silver films (2015-12-23)
Golrokhi, Zahra; Chalker, Sophia; Sutcliffe, Christopher J. and Potter, Richard J.
Applied Surface Science, 364 (pp. 789-797)

Advertising Music and the Effects of Incongruity Resolution on Consumer Response (2021-09-02)
Abolhasani, Morteza; Oakes, Steve and Golrokhi, Zahra
In: Waiguny, Martin and Rosengren, Sara eds. Advances in Advertising Research: Designing and Communicating Experience (pp. 183-193)
ISBN : 978-3-658-32200-7 | Publisher : Springer Gabler

Extending the ALD temperature window of silver using tertiary butyl hydrazine as a co-reactant (2016)
Golrokhi, Zahra; Potter, Richard; Chalker, Paul R.; Romani, Simon and Marshal, Paul A.
In : The 16th International Atomic Layer Deposition Conference (24-27 Jul 2016, Dublin)

Greenwashing: how ads get you to think brands are greener than they are (2022-06-20)
Abolhasani, Morteza; Liu, Gordon and Golrokhi, Zahra
The Conversation, United Kingdom.