Brian R. Pauw, Everything SAXS: The comprehensive tome of small-angle X-ray scattering. (work in progress, collaborative, living document). [related post]

Submitted papers (arXiv):

Brian R. Pauw, Claudia Kästner, Andreas F. Thünemann, Nanoparticle size distribution quantification: results of a SAXS inter-laboratory comparison. (2017)

Brian R. Pauw, Julian M. Rosalie, Fanqiang Meng, Hiroaki Mamiya, Hideaki Kitazawa, Koichi Tsuchiya, Characterisation of precipitates formed in high-pressure torsion treated Mg-3.4at.%Zn alloy. (2014)

Brian R. Pauw, Masato Ohnuma, Kenji Sakurai and Enno A. Klop, 2D anisotropic scattering pattern fitting using a novel Monte Carlo method: Initial results. (2013)



M. J. Hollamby, K. Aratsu, B. R. Pauw, S. E. Rogers, A. J. Smith, M. Yamauchi, X. Lin, S. Yagai, Simultaneous SAXS and SANS analysis for the detection of toroidal supramolecular polymers composed of noncovalent supermacrocycles in solution, Angewandte Chemie, 128: 10044-10047, DOI: 10.1002/ange.201603370, [journal link]

T. M. Ryan, Y. Xun, N. P. Cowieson, J. P. Mata, A. Jackson, B. R. Pauw, A. J. Smith, N. Kirby, D. McGillivray, Combined pressure and temperature denaturation of ribonuclease A produces alternate denatured states, Biochemical and biophysical research communications 473: 834-839, DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2016.03.135, [journal link].


Z. Schnepp, A. E. Danks, M. J. Hollamby, B. R. Pauw, C. A. Murray, C. C. Tang, In situ synchrotron X-ray diffraction study of the sol-gel synthesis of Fe3N and Fe3C, Chemistry of Materials 27: 5094-5099, DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b01811, [journal link].

I. Breßler, B. R. Pauw, A. F. Thünemann, McSAS: A package for extracting quantitative form-free distributions, Journal of Applied Crystallography 48: 962-969, DOI: 10.1107/S1600576715007347, [journal link].

BAbécassis, C. Bouet, C. Garnero, D. Constantin, N. Lequeux, S. Ithurria, B. Dubertret, B. R. Pauw, and D. Pontoni, Real-Time in Situ Probing of High-Temperature Quantum Dots Solution Synthesis, Nano Letters 15: 2620-2626, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b00199, [journal link], [related post]


J. Stirling, I. Lekkas, A. Sweetman, P. Djuranovic, Q. Guo, B. Pauw, J. Granwehr, R. Lévy, P. Moriarty, Critical assessment of the evidence for striped nanoparticles, PLoS ONE 9: e108482, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108482, [journal link], [related post]

M. J. Hollamby, M. Karny, P. H. H. Bomans, N. A. J. M. Sommerdijk, A. Saeki, S. Seki, H. Minamikawa, I. Grillo, B. R. Pauw, P. Brown, J. Eastoe, H. Möhwald and T. Nakanishi, Directed assembly of optoelectronically active alkyl–π-conjugated molecules by adding n-alkanes or π-conjugated species, Nature Chemistry 6: 690-696, DOI: 10.1038/nchem.1977[journal link], [related post]

J. M. Rosalie and B. R. Pauw, Form-free size distributions from complementary stereological TEM/SAXS on precipitates in a Mg-Zn alloy, Acta Materialia 66: 150-162, DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2013.11.029[journal link], [arXiv], [related post]


Z. Schnepp, Y. Zhang, M. J. Hollamby, B. R. Pauw, M. Tanaka, Y. Matsushita and Y. Sakka, Doped-carbon electrocatalysts with trimodal porosity from a homogeneous polypeptide gel, J. Mater. Chem. A 1: 13576-13581, DOI: 10.1039/c3ta12996a, [journal link], [related post]

Pauw, B. R. (2013) Everything SAXS: small-angle scattering pattern collection and correction. J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 25: 383201. DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/25/38/383201,[journal link], [related post][corrigendum blog post] [corrigendum in journal]

Pauw B. R., Pedersen, J. S., Tardif, S., Takata M. and Iversen, B. B. (2013) Improvements and considerations for size distribution retrieval from small-angle scattering data by Monte Carlo methods. J. App. Cryst. 46: 365-371. DOI: 10.1107/S0021889813001295, [journal link] [online corrigendum]


 Tyrsted, C., Pauw, B. R., Jensen, K. M. O., Becker, J., Christensen, M., Iversen, B. B. (2012) Watching Nanoparticles Form: An In Situ (Small-/Wide-Angle X-ray Scattering/Total Scattering) Study of the Growth of Yttria-Stabilised Zirconia in Supercritical Fluids. Chem-Eur J. 18: 5759–5766. [doi] [journal link]


Pauw, B. R., Vigild, M. E., Mortensen, K., Andreasen, J. W., and Klop, E. A. (2010). A tensile stage for high-stress low-strain fibre studies. J. Appl. Cryst. 44:1297–1299. [pdf] [journal link]


Pauw, B. R., Vigild, M. E., Mortensen, K., Andreasen, J. W., and Klop, E. A. (2010). Analysing the nanoporous structure of aramid fibres. J. Appl. Cryst. 43:837–849. [pdf] [journal link]

Pauw, B. R., Vigild, M. E., Mortensen, K., Andreasen, J. W., Klop, E. A., Breiby, D. W., and Bunk, O. (2010). Strain-induced internal fibrillation in looped aramid filaments. Polymer, 51:4589–4598. [pdf] [doi]

Becker, J., Bremholm, M., Tyrsted, C., Pauw, B. R., Jensen, K. M. Ø., J., E., Chris- tensen, M., and Iversen, B. B. (2010). Experimental setup for in situ x-ray saxs/waxs/pdf studies of the formation and growth of nanoparticles in near- and supercritical fluids. J. Appl. Cryst. 43: 729–736. DOI: 10.1107/S0021889810014688.


Pauw, B. R., Kalisvaart, W. P., Tao, S. X., Koper, M. T. M., Jansen, A. P. J., and Notten, P. H. L. (2008). Cubic MgH2 stabilized by alloying with transition metals: A density functional theory study. Acta Materialia, 56:2948–2954. [doi]


Pauw, B. R., Holder, E., Marin, V., Lohmeijer, B. G. G., and Schubert, U. S. (2007). Capillary zone electrophoresis of iridium(iii) and ruthenium(ii) polypyridyl complexes in non-aqueous solvents. Analytical Letters, 40:163–171. [doi]


The optimal division between sample and background measurement time for photon counting experiments, Brian R. Pauw and Samuel Tardif.

How to do a perfect SAXS measurement, Brian R. Pauw, superseded by the “Everything SAXS” review paper of 2013.


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