[83] P. Mitchell, S. Tommasone, S. Angioletti-Uberti, J. Bowen, P. M. Mendes, “Precise generation of selective surface-confined glycoprotein recognition sitesACS Appl. Bio Mater., 2019, DOI: 10.1021/acsabm.9b00289.

image 83-pubs


[82] M. Fernandez-Villamarin, L. Brooks, P. M. Mendes, “The Role of Photochemical Reactions in the Development of Advanced Soft Materials for Biomedical Applications “, Adv. Opt. Mater., 2019, 1900215.

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[81] G. Di Palma, A. M. Kotowska, L. R. Hart, D. J. Scurr, , F. J. Rawson, S. Tommasone, P. M. Mendes, “Reversible, high-affinity surface capturing of proteins directed by supramolecular assembly”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2019, 11, 8937–8944.

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[80] W. Chen, J. Lei, Y. Wang, P. M. Mendes, Z. Zhang, Q. Hu, Y. Xiong, J. Pan, “Direct Generation of Mn‐Doped ZnS Quantum Dots/Alginate Nanocomposite Beads Based on Gelation and In Situ Synthesis of Quantum Dots”, Macromol. Mater. Eng., 2019, 1800681.

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[79] B. Santos Gomes, E. Cantini, S. Tommasone, J. S. Gibson, X. Wang, Q. Zhu, J. Ma, J. D. McGettrick, T. M. Watson, J. A. Preece, J. C. Kirkman-Brown, S. J. Publicover, P. M. Mendes, “On-Demand Electrical Switching of Antibody-Antigen Binding on Surfaces”, ACS Appl. Bio Mater., 2018, 1, 738-747.

Chem-Eng-graph-2 [79]

[78] F. Zia, M. Kendall, S. P. Watson and P. M. Mendes, “Platelet aggregation induced by polystyrene and platinum nanoparticles is dependent on surface area”, RSC Advances2018, 8, 37789-37794.

Chem-Eng-graph-1 [78]

[77]   J. S. Walker , N. V. Rees and P. M. Mendes,” Progress towards the ideal core@shell nanoparticle for fuel cell electrocatalysis”, J. Exp. Nanosci.2018, 13, 1 258-271.

[76]   N. Mahmoodi, A. Sabouri, J. Bowen, C. J. Anthony, P. M. Mendes, “Mechanical Characterization of Torsional Micro-Paddles Using Atomic Force Microscopy “, Journal of Sensors2018, 6160907, 7.

[75] B. Santos Gomes, B. Simões,P. M. Mendes, “The increasing dynamic, functional complexity of bio-interface materials”, Nat. Rev. Chemistry, 2018, 2, 0120.


[74] B. Santos Gomes, P. M. Mendes, "Stimuli-Responsive Nanostructured Surfaces for Biomedical Applications", In Functional Organic and Hybrid Nanostructured Materials: Fabrication, Properties, and Applications, Q. Li, Ed., Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany, 2018, 203-245.


[73] J. M. Hicks, Z. Y. Wong, D. J. Scurr, N. Silman, S. K. Jackson, P. M. Mendes, J. W. Aylott, F. J. Rawson, “Tailoring the electrochemical properties of carbon nanotube modified indium tin oxide via In-situ grafting of aryl diazonium”, Langmuir, 2017, 33, 4924–4933.


[72] N.Mahmoodi, A. Rushdi, J. Bowen, A. Sabouri, C. Anthony, P. M. Mendes, Jon Preece, “Room temperature thermally evaporated thin Au film on Si suitable for application of thiol self-assembled monolayers in MEMS/NEMS sensors”, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A, 2017, 35, 041514.



[71] F. Fernandez-Trillo, L. M. Grover, A. Stephenson-Brown, P. Harrison, P. M. Mendes, “Vesicles in Nature and the Laboratory: Elucidation of Their Biological Properties and Synthesis of Increasingly Complex Synthetic Vesicles”, Angew. Chem., 2017, 56, 3142–3160.



[70] F. J. Rawson, M. T. Cole, J. M. Hicks, J. W. Aylott, W. I. Milne, C. Collins, S. K. Jackson, N. J. Silman and P. M. Mendes, “Electrochemical communication with the inside of cells using micropatterned vertical carbon nanofiber electrodes”, Sci. Rep., 2016,6:37672.



[69] G. Gupta, S. Sharma, P. M. Mendes, “Nafion-stabilised bimetallic Pt-Cr nanoparticles as electrocatalysts for proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs)”, RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 82635 - 82643.


[68] E. Cantini, X. Wang, P. Koelsch, J. A. Preece, J. Ma, P. M. Mendes, “Electrically-responsive surfaces: Experimental and theoretical investigations”, Acc. Chem. Res., 2016,49, 1223–1231.



[67]  Z. Hussein, F. J. Rawson, P. G. Oppenheimer, A. Acton, P. M. Mendes, “Length-Selective Chemical Assembly of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes”, Adv. Mat. Interfaces”, 2016, 3, 1500860.


[66]  F. J. Rawson, J. Hicks, N. Dodd, W. Abate, D. J. Garrett, N. Yip, G. Fejer, A. J. Downard, K. Baronian, S. Jackson, P. M Mendes, “Fast, Ultrasensitive Detection of Reactive Oxygen Species Using a Carbon Nanotube Based-Electrocatalytic Intracellular Sensor”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces2015, 7, 23527–23537.


[65]  J. Zhao, X. Wang, N. Jiang, T. Yan, Z. Kan, P. M. Mendes, J. Ma, “Polarization Effect and Electric Potential Changes in the Stimuli-Responsive Molecular Monolayers Under External Electric Field”, J. Phys. Chem. C2015, 119, 22866–22881.

Electronic communication of cells

[64]  A. Stephenson-Brown, S. Yong, M. H. Mansorb, Z. Hussein, N.-C. Yip, P. M. Mendes, J. S. Fossey, F. J. Rawson, “Electronic Communication of Cells with a Surface Mediated by Boronic Acid Saccharide Interactions”, Chem. Commun.2015, 51, 17213-17216.

Selective glycoprotein detection

[63]  A. Stephenson-Brown, J. S. Fossey, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, “Selective glycoprotein detection through covalent templating and allosteric click-imprinting”, Chemical Science, 2015, 9, 5095-5312.

 Chemical Science

[62]  G. Gupta, P. Iqbal, F. Yin, J. Liu, R. E. Palmer, S. Sharma, K. C.-F. Leung, P. M. Mendes, “Pt diffusion dynamics on the formation Cr-Pt core-shell nanoparticles”, Langmuir, 2015, 31, 6917–6923.




[61]  M. Lashkor, F. J. Rawson, A. Stepheson-Brown, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, “Electrically-driven modulation of surface-grafted RGD peptides for manipulation of cell adhesion”, Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 15589 – 15592.


[60] M. Lashkor, F. J. Rawson, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, “Switching specific biomolecular interactions on surfaces under complex biological conditions”, Analyst, 2014, 139, 5400-5408

[59] A. Pranzetti, M. Davis, S. Song, C. L. Yeung, J. A. Preece, P. Koelsch, P. M. Mendes, “Direct Observation of Reversible Biomolecule Switching Controlled By Electrical Stimulus”, Adv. Mat. Interfaces, 2014, 1, 1400026

[58] P. Iqbal, K. C.-F. Leung, A. Beri, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, “Surface Molecular Tailoring using pH Switchable Supramolecular Dendron-Ligand Assemblies”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2014, 6, 6264–6274

[57] N.-C. Yip, F. J. Rawson, C. W. Tsang, P. M. Mendes, “Real-Time Electrocatalytic Sensing of Cellular Respiration”, Biosens. Bioelectron., 2014, 57, 303-309

[56] C. L. Yeung, X. Wang, M. Lashkor, E. Cantini, F. J. Rawson, P. Iqbal, J. A. Preece, J. Ma, P. M. Mendes, “Modulation of Biointeractions by Electrically Switchable Oligopeptide Surfaces: Structural Requirements and Mechanism”, Adv. Mat. Interfaces, 2014, 1, 1300085



[55] P. M. Mendes, “Cellular nanotechnology: making biological interfaces smarter”. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2013, 42, 9207-9218. (Featured on the cover of the issue)


[54] H.-C. Wang, H. Zhou, B. Chen, P. M. Mendes, J. S. Fossey, T. D. James, Y.-T. Long, “An electrochemical method for the sensitive and selective determination of glucose concentration using a bis-boronic acid modified electrode”, Analyst 2013, 138, 7146-7151. (Featured on the cover of the issue)

[53] A. Stephenson-Brown, H.-C. Wang, P. Iqbal, J. A. Preece, Y. Long, J. S. Fossey, T. D. James, and P. M. Mendes, “Glucose Selective Surface Plasmon Resonance-Based Bis-Boronic Acid Sensor”, Analyst 2013, 138, 7140-7145. (Featured on the cover of the issue)

[52] W. K.-W. Ho, S.-F. Lee, C.-H. Wong, X.-M. Zhu, C.-S. Kwan, C.-P. Chak, P. M. Mendes, C. H. K. Cheng, K. C.-F. Leung, “Type III-B rotaxane dendrimers”, Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 10781-10783. (Featured on the cover of the issue)

[51] F. J. Rawson, C. L. Yeung, S. K. Jackson, P. M. Mendes, “Intracellular ‘Wiring’ for Real-Time Cell Communication”, Nano Rev. 2013, 4, 22429.

[50] R. L. Williams, M. J. Hadley, P. J. Jiang, N. A. Rowson, P. M. Mendes, J. Z. Rappoport, Liam M. Grover, “Thiol Modification of Silicon-Substituted Hydroxyapatite Nanocrystals Facilitates Fluorescent Labelling and Visualisation of Cellular Internalisation”, J. Mater. Chem. B 2013, 1, 4370-4378. (Featured on the cover of the issue)

[49] C. L. Yeung, S. Charlesworth, P. Iqbal, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, “Different Formation Kinetics and Photoisomerization Behavior of Self-Assembled Monolayers of Thiols and Dithiolanes Bearing Azobenzene Moieties”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2013, 15, 11014-11024.


[48] A. Pranzetti, S. Mieszkin, P. Iqbal, F. J. Rawson, M. E. Callow, J. A. Callow, P. Koelsch, J. A. Preece and P. M. Mendes, “An Electrically Reversible Switchable Surface to Control and Study Early Bacterial Adhesion Dynamics in Real-Time”, Adv. Mater. 2013, 25, 2181-2185.

[47]    F. J. Rawson, C. L. Yeung, S. K. Jackson, P. M. Mendes, “Tailoring 3D-Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Anchored to Indium Tin Oxide for Natural Cellular Uptake and Intracellular Sensing”, Nano Lett. 2013, 13, 1-8. (Featured on the cover of the issue)

[46]    A. Pranzetti, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, "Stimuli Responsive Surfaces in Biomedical Applications", In Intelligent Stimuli Responsive Materials: From Well-defined Nanostructures to Applications, Q. Li, ed., John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK, Chapter 13, 2013.


[45]    A. Pranzetti, S. Salaün, S. Mieszkin, M. E. Callow, J. A. Callow, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, “Model Organic Surfaces to Probe Marine Bacterial Adhesion Kinetics by Surface Plasmon Resonance”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2012, 22, 3672–3681.

[44]    C. M. Costello, C. L. Yeung, F. J. Rawson, P. M. Mendes, “Application of Nanotechnology to Control Bacterial Adhesion and Patterning on Material Surfaces”, J. Exp. Nanosci. 2012, 7, 634-651.

[43]    C. M. Costello, J.-U. Kreft, C. M. Thomas, D. M. Hammes, P. Bao, S. D. Evans, P. M. Mendes, “Exploiting additive and subtractive patterning for spatially controlled and robust bacterial co-cultures” Soft Matter 2012, 8, 9147-9155.


[42]    O. J. Curnick, B. G. Pollet and P. M. Mendes “Nafion®-stabilised Pt/C electrocatalysts with efficient catalyst layer ionomer distribution for proton exchange membrane fuel cells, RSC Adv., 2012, 2, 8368 - 8374.


[41]    P. Iqbal, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, "Nanotechnology: The ‘Top Down’ and ‘Botttom Up’ Approaches", In Supramolecular Chemistry: From Molecules to Nanomaterials, J. W. Steed, P. A. Gale, eds., John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK, pp 3589-3602, 2012.

[40]    P. M. Mendes and J. A. Preece, Editors of Nanotechnology, Volume 8. In Supramolecular Chemistry: From Molecules to Nanomaterials, Series eds J. W. Steed and P. A. Gale, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2012.


[39]    C. M. Costello, J.-U. Kreft, C. M. Thomas, P. M. Mendes, “Protein Nanoarrays for High-Resolution Patterning of Bacteria on Gold Surfaces”, Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.), 2011, 790, 191-200.

[38]    P. Mendes, C. Thomas and E. Cleaver, “The Meaning of Prompt Feedback and Other Student Perceptions of Feedback: Should National Student Survey Scores Be Taken at Face Value?” Engineering Education, 2011, 6, 31-39.

[37]    C.-P. Chak, L.-H. Chau, S.-Y. Wu, H.-P. Ho, W. J. Li, P. M. Mendes, K. C.-F. Leung, “Simultaneous Purification and Surface Plasmon Resonance Characterization of Discretely Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles”. J. Mat. Chem. 2011, 21, 8317-8323.


[36] P. M. Mendes, “Nanoengineering of the Next Generation of Biological Surfaces”. Journal of Nanotechnology Online, 2010, Article ID 2744.

[35] O. J. Curnick, P. M. Mendes, B. G. Pollet, “Morphological Origins of the Enhanced Durability of a Pt/C Electrocatalyst Derived from Nafion®-Stabilized Colloidal Pt Nanoparticles”. ECS Transactions, 2010, 33, 557-561.

[34] C. L. Yeung, P. Iqbal, M. Allan, M. Lashkor, J. A. Preece, P. M. Mendes, “Tuning Specific Biomolecular Interactions Using Electro-Switchable Oligopeptide Surfaces”. Adv. Funct. Mat., 2010, 20, 2657–2663.

[33] O. J. Curnick, P. M. Mendes, B. G. Pollet, “Enhanced Durability of a Pt/C Electrocatalyst Derived from Nafion-Stabilised Colloidal Platinum Nanoparticles”. Electrochem. Commun., 2010, 12, 1017-1020.



[32] C.-P. Chak, S. Xuan, P. M. Mendes, C. H. K. Cheng, K. C.-F. Leung, “Monofunctional Gold Nanoparticles: Hydrogen Bond-Assisted Synthesis, Magnetic Purification, Supramolecular Dimer and Trimer Formation”. ACS Nano, 2009, 3, 2129–2138.

[31] P. Parthasarathy P. M. Mendes, E. Schopf, J. A. Preece, J. F. Stoddart, Y. Chen , “Spatially Controlled Assembly of Nanomaterials at the Nanoscale”. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 2009, 9, 650–654. (Featured on the cover of the issue)


[30] P. M. Mendes, “Stimuli-Responsive Surfaces for Bio-Applications”. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2008, 37, 2512-2529. (Featured on the cover of the issue; Selected for publication in the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Chemical Biology Virtual Journal)

[29] S. A. Johnston, J. P. Bramble, C. L. Yeung, P. M. Mendes, L. M. Machesky, “Arp2/3 Complex Activity in Filopodia of Spreading Cells”, BMC Cell Biol., 2008, 9, 65. (Selected as “Highly Accessed” article)



[28] P. M. Mendes, K. L. Christman, P. Parthasarathy, E. Schopf, J. Ouyang, Y. Yang, J. A. Preece, H. D. Maynard, Y. Chen, J. F. Stoddart, “Electrochemically Controllable Conjugation of Proteins on Surfaces”. Bioconjugate Chem., 2007, 18, 1919-1923.

[27] P. M. Mendes, C. L. Yeung, J. A. Preece, “Bio-nanopatterning of Surfaces”. Nanoscale Res. Lett., 2007, 2, 373-384.

[26] S. Diegoli, C. A. E. Hamlett, S. J. Leigh, P. M. Mendes, J. A. Preece, “Engineering Nanostructures at Surfaces ”. Proc. Inst. Mech. Eng. Part G-J. Aerosp. Eng. 2007, 221, 589-629.

[25] B. H. Northrop, A. B. Braunschweig, P. M. Mendes, W. R. Dichtel, J. F. Stoddart, “Molecular Machines”. In Handbook of Nanoscience, Engineering, and Technology, CRC Press, 2007, 40, 11-1– 11-48.


[24] S. Diegoli, P. M. Mendes, E. R. Baguley, S. J. Leigh, P. Iqbal, Y. R. Garcia Diaz, S. Begum, K. Critchley, G. D. Hammond, S. D. Evans, D. Attwood, J. A. Preece. “pH Dependent Gold Nanoparticles Self-Organisation on Functionalized Si/SiO2 Surfaces”. J. Exp. Nanosci. 2006, 1, 333-353.

[23] K. C.-F. Leung, P. M. Mendes, S. N. Magonov, B. H. Northrop, S. Kim, E. J. Kramer, K. Patel, H.-R. Tseng, J. F. Stoddart. “Supramolecular Self-Assembly of Dendronized Polymers: Reversible Control of the Polymer Architectures through Acid-Base Reactions”. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 10707-10715. (One of the 10 most-accessed articles in J. Am. Chem. Soc. from July – September 2006; highlighted in American Chemical Society Heart-Cut, 16 October 2006)

[22] P. M. Mendes, W. Lu, H.-R. Tseng, S. Shinder, T. Iijima, M. Miyaji, C. M. Knobler, J. F. Stoddart, “A Soliton Phenomenon in Langmuir Monolayers of Amphiphilic Bistable Rotaxanes”. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2006, 110, 3845-3848.

[21] S. Sun, P. Mendes, K. Critchley, S. Diegoli, M. Hanwell, S. D. Evans, G. J. Leggett, J. A. Preece, T. H. Richardson “Fabrication of Gold Micro- and Nanostructures by Photolithographic Exposure of Thiol-Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles”. Nano Lett. 2006, 6, 345-350. (One of the 20 most-accessed articles in Nano Letters in 2006).

[20 ] P. M. Mendes, J. A. Preece. “e-Beam Nanolithography Integrated with Nanoassembly: Precision Chemical Engineering”. In Micromanufacturing and Nanotechnology; N. P. Mahalik, Ed; Springer-Verlag, Germany 2006, 383-396.


[19 ] J. L. Plaza, P. M. Mendes, S. Diegoli, Y. Chen, J. A. Preece, R. E. Palmer. “Electrostatically Stabilised Nanoparticles: Self-Organization and Electron-Beam Patterning”. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2005, 5, 1826-1831.

[18] M. Biancardo, A. J. Quinn, L. Floyd, P. M. Mendes, S. S. Briggs, J. A. Preece, C. A. Bignozzi, G. Redmond. “Hysteresis of Charge Tunneling in Assemblies of Carboxylic Acid-Modified Gold Nanoparticles”. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2005, 109, 8718-8722.

[17] P. M. Mendes, A. H. Flood, J. F. Stoddart. “Nanoelectronic Devices from Self-organized Molecular Switches”. Appl. Phys. A 2005, 80, 1197-1209.

[16] C. Gaiolas, P. M. Mendes, M. S. Silva, A. P. Costa, N. Belgacem. “The Role of Cationic Starch in Carbonate-Filled Papers” Appita J. 2005, 58, 282-287.


[15] P. M. Mendes, J. A. Preece. ”Precision Chemical Engineering: Integrating Nanolithography and Nanoassembly”. Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci., Invited Review Article 2004, 9, 236-248.

[14] P. M. Mendes, J. A. Preece. ”Integrating Nanolithography and Nanoassembly-Does ‘Precision Chemical Engineering’ Hold the Key to Future Nanofabrication?”. RSC Materials Chemistry Forum Newsletter 2004, 6, 8-9.

[13] P. M. Mendes, J. A. Preece, “Nanostructuring Surfaces into the Third Dimension by Integrating Top-Down and Bottom-up Methodologies”. Transworld Research Network: Recent Research Developments in Chemical Physics 2004, 5, 199-209.

[12] P. M. Mendes, S. Jacke, K. Critchley, J. Plaza, Y. Chen, K. Nikitin, R. E. Palmer, J. A. Preece, S. Evans, D. Fitzmaurice. “Gold Nanoparticle Patterning of Silicon Wafers using Chemical e-Beam Lithography”. Langmuir 2004, 20, 3766-3768.

[11] P. M. Mendes, M. N. Belgacem, J.-F. Bloch. “Impulse Drying Technology: The State of the Art and the Recent Advances”. La Revue ATIP 2004, 58, 25-34.


[10 ] P. M. Mendes, M. N. Belgacem, C. A. V. Costa, A. P. Costa. “Influence of Impulse Drying on the Curing of Polyamide-Epichlorohydrin Wet Strength Resin”. Cell Chem. Technol. 2003, 37, 439-451.

[9] P. M. Mendes, Y. Chen, R. E. Palmer, K. Nikitin, D. Fitzmaurice, J. A. Preece. “Nanostructures from Nanoparticles”. J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 2003, 15, S3047-S3063.

[8] P. M. Mendes, M. Belloni, M. Ashworth, C. Hardy, K. Nikitin, D. Fitzmaurice, K. Critchley, S. Evans, J. A. Preece. “A Novel Example of X-Ray-Radiation-Induced Chemical Reduction of an Aromatic Nitro-Group-Containing Thin Film on SiO2 to an Aromatic Amine Film”. ChemPhysChem 2003, 4, 884-889.

[7] P. M. Mendes, C. A. V. Costa, H. N. Xiao, M. N. Belgacem, J. C. Roberts, “Influence of Impulse Drying on the Retention and Sizing of Paper with Alkyl Ketene Dimer. Appita J. 2003, 56, 241.

[6] P. M. Mendes, J. C. Roberts, C. A. V. Costa, M. N. Belgacem, H. Xiao. “Influence of Impulse Drying on the Retention and Sizing of Paper with Alkyl Ketene Dimer”. Tappi J. 2003, 2, 25-29.

[5] P. M. Mendes, H. Xiao, M. N. Belgacem, C. A. V. Costa. “Potentials and Limitations of Using Impulse Drying in AKD-Containing Paper”. Appita J. 2003, 56, 46-52.


[4] P. M. Mendes, H. Aguilar, J. Ranita, M. N. Belgacem, J. Silvy, C. A. V. Costa. “The Influence of Impulse Drying on the Performances of Papers Containing Cationic Starch and Calcium Carbonate”. Tappi J. 2002, 1, 10-15.

[3] P. M. Mendes, M. N. Belgacem, H. Aguilar, J. Ranita, A. P. Costa, J. Silvy, C. A. V. Costa. “Impulse Drying Effect on Properties of Paper Made from Hardwood and Softwood Portuguese Pulps”. Pap. Ja Puu-Pap. Timber 2002, 84, 263-268.


[2] P. M. Mendes, P. Sansana, J. Silvy, C. A. V. Costa, M. N. Belgacem. “Cationic Starch as a Dry Strength Additive for Bleached Kraft Pulps from Eucalyptus globulus”. Appita J. 2001, 54, 281-284.

[1] P. M. Mendes, C. A. V. Costa, J. Silvy, M. N. Belgacem. “Adsorption Behaviour of Cationic Starch for Bleached Kraft Pulps from Eucalyptus globulus”. Appita J. 2001, 54, 45-48.