Perticaroli, S.; Mostofian, B.; Ehlers, G.; Neuefeind, J. C.; Diallo, S. O.; Stanley, C. B.; Daemen, L.; Egami, T.; Katsaras, J.; Cheng, X., Nickels, J.D., Structural relaxation, viscosity, and network connectivity in a hydrogen bonding liquid. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2017, 19, 25859-25869.

Perticaroli, S.; Ehlers, G.; Stanley, C. B.; Mamontov, E.; O’Neill, H.; Zhang, Q.; Cheng, X.; Myles, D. A.; Katsaras, J.; Nickels, J. D., Description of Hydration Water in Protein (Green Fluorescent Protein) Solution. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2017, 139 (3), 1098-1105.

Nickels, J. D.; Chatterjee, S.; Stanley, C. B.; Qian, S.; Cheng, X.; Myles, D. A.; Standaert, R. F.; Elkins, J. G.; Katsaras, J., The in vivo structure of biological membranes and evidence for lipid domains. PLoS Biology 2017, 15 (5), e2002214.

Nickels, J. D.; Chatterjee, S.; Mostofian, B.; Stanley, C. B.; Ohl, M.; Zolnierczuk, P.; Schulz, R.; Myles, D. A.; Standaert, R. F.; Elkins, J., The Bacillus Subtilis Lipid Extract, A Branched-Chain Fatty Acid Model Membrane. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2017, 8 (17), 4214-4217.

Dutcher, J. R.; Grossutti, M.; Atkinson, J.; Baylis, B.; Shamana, H.; Bergmann, E.; Nickels, J.; Katsaras, J., Phytoglycogen Nanoparticles: Exciting Science and Promising Technologies from Nature. Physics in Canada 2017.

Tian, J.; Nickels, J.; Katsaras, J.; Cheng, X., Behavior of Bilayer Leaflets in Asymmetric Model Membranes: Atomistic Simulation Studies. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2016, 120 (33), 8438-8448.

Nickels, J. D.; Atkinson, J.; Papp-Szabo, E.; Stanley, C.; Diallo, S. O.; Perticaroli, S.; Baylis, B.; Mahon, P.; Ehlers, G.; Katsaras, J., Structure and hydration of highly-branched, monodisperse phytoglycogen nanoparticles. Biomacromolecules 2016, 17 (3), 735-743.

Heberle, F. A.; Marquardt, D.; Doktorova, M.; Geier, B.; Standaert, R. F.; Heftberger, P.; Kollmitzer, B.; Nickels, J. D.; Dick, R. A.; Feigenson, G. W., Subnanometer structure of an asymmetric model membrane: interleaflet coupling influences domain properties. Langmuir 2016, 32 (20), 5195-5200.

Perticaroli, S.; Russo, D.; Paolantoni, M.; Gonzalez, M.; Sassi, P.; Nickels, J.; Ehlers, G.; Comez, L.; Pellegrini, E.; Fioretto, D., Painting biological low-frequency vibrational modes from small peptides to proteins. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2015, 17 (17), 11423-11431.

Perticaroli, S.; Ehlers, G.; Jalarvo, N.; Katsaras, J.; Nickels, J. D., Elasticity and inverse temperature transition in elastin. The journal of physical chemistry letters 2015, 6 (20), 4018-4025.

Nickels, J. D.; Smith, J. C.; Cheng, X., Lateral organization, bilayer asymmetry, and inter-leaflet coupling of biological membranes. Chemistry and physics of lipids 2015, 192, 87-99.

Nickels, J. D.; Perticaroli, S.; Ehlers, G.; Feygenson, M.; Sokolov, A. P., Rigidity of poly‐L‐glutamic acid scaffolds: Influence of secondary and supramolecular structure. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2015, 103 (9), 2909-2918.

Nickels, J. D.; Katsaras, J., Water and Lipid Bilayers. In Membrane Hydration, Springer International Publishing: 2015; pp 45-67.

Nickels, J. D.; Cheng, X.; Mostofian, B.; Stanley, C.; Lindner, B.; Heberle, F. A.; Perticaroli, S.; Feygenson, M.; Egami, T.; Standaert, R. F., Mechanical properties of nanoscopic lipid domains. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2015, 137 (50), 15772-15780.

Marquardt, D.; Heberle, F. A.; Nickels, J. D.; Pabst, G.; Katsaras, J., On scattered waves and lipid domains: detecting membrane rafts with X-rays and neutrons. Soft Matter 2015, 11 (47), 9055-9072.

Baptist, M.; Panagabko, C.; Nickels, J. D.; Katsaras, J.; Atkinson, J., 2, 2′-Bis (monoacylglycero) PO4 (BMP), but not 3, 1′-BMP, increases membrane curvature stress to enhance α-tocopherol transfer protein binding to membranes. Lipids 2015, 50 (3), 323-328.

Perticaroli, S.; Nickels, J. D.; Ehlers, G.; Sokolov, A. P., Rigidity, secondary structure, and the Universality of the Boson Peak in Proteins. Biophysical journal 2014, 106 (12), 2667-2674.

Perticaroli, S.; Nickels, J. D.; Ehlers, G.; Mamontov, E.; Sokolov, A. P., Dynamics and rigidity in an intrinsically disordered protein, β-casein. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2014, 118 (26), 7317-7326.

Norris, A. L.; Nickels, J. D.; Sokolov, A. P.; Serpersu, E. H., Protein dynamics are influenced by the order of ligand binding to an antibiotic resistance enzyme. Biochemistry 2014, 53 (1), 30–38.

Perticaroli, S.; Nickels, J. D.; Ehlers, G.; O'Neill, H.; Zhang, Q.; Sokolov, A. P., Secondary structure and rigidity in model proteins. Soft Matter 2013, 9 (40), 9548-9556.

Nickels, J. D.; Schmidt, C. E., Surface modification of polypyrrole via affinity peptide: quantification and mechanism. Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2013, 1 (7), 1060-1066.

Nickels, J. D.; Schmidt, C. E., Surface modification of the conducting polymer, polypyrrole, via affinity peptide. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2013, (5), 1464-1471.

Nickels, J. D.; Perticaroli, S.; O’Neill, H.; Zhang, Q.; Ehlers, G.; Sokolov, A. P., Coherent Neutron Scattering and Collective Dynamics in the Protein, GFP. Biophysical Journal 2013, 105 (9), 2182-2187.

Nickels, J. D.; Garcia-Sakai, V.; Sokolov, A. P., Dynamics in Protein Powders on the Nanosecond-Picosecond Time Scale are Dominated by Localized Motions. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2013, 117 (39), 11548–11555.

Nickels, J. D., Instrumental Resolution Effects in Neutron Scattering Studies of Protein Dynamics. Chemical Physics 2013, 424, 7-11.

Ishai, P. B.; Mamontov, E.; Nickels, J. D.; Sokolov, A. P., Influence of Ions on Water Diffusion—A Neutron Scattering Study. The Journal of Physical Chemistry. B 2013, 117 (25), 7725-7729.

Hong, L.; Glass, D. C.; Nickels, J. D.; Perticaroli, S.; Yi, Z.; Tyagi, M.; O’Neill, H.; Zhang, Q.; Sokolov, A. P.; Smith, J. C., Elastic and conformational softness of a globular protein. Physical review letters 2013, 110 (2), 028104.

Nickels, J. D.; O’Neill, H.; Hong, L.; Tyagi, M.; Ehlers, G.; Weiss, K. L.; Zhang, Q.; Yi, Z.; Mamontov, E.; Smith, J. C., Dynamics of protein and its hydration water: neutron scattering studies on fully deuterated GFP. Biophysical journal 2012, 103 (7), 1566-1575.

Nickels, J. D.; Curtis, J. E.; O’Neill, H.; Sokolov, A. P., Role of methyl groups in dynamics and evolution of biomolecules. Journal of Biological Physics 2012, 38 (3), 497-505.

Ishai, P. B.; Sobol, Z.; Nickels, J. D.; Agapov, A. L.; Sokolov, A. P., An assessment of comparative methods for approaching electrode polarization in dielectric permittivity measurements. Review of Scientific Instruments 2012, 83 (8), 083118.

Seidlits, S. K.; Khaing, Z. Z.; Petersen, R. R.; Nickels, J. D.; Vanscoy, J. E.; Shear, J. B.; Schmidt, C. E., The effects of hyaluronic acid hydrogels with tunable mechanical properties on neural progenitor cell differentiation. Biomaterials 2010, 31 (14), 3930-3940.

Nickels, J. D. Characterization and applications of affinity based surface modification of polypyrrole. 2009.

Gomez, N.; Lee, J. Y.; Nickels, J. D.; Schmidt, C. E., Micropatterned polypyrrole: a combination of electrical and topographical characteristics for the stimulation of cells. Advanced functional materials 2007, 17 (10), 1645-1653.

Lee, J.-W.; Serna, F.; Nickels, J.; Schmidt, C. E., Carboxylic acid-functionalized conductive polypyrrole as a bioactive platform for cell adhesion. Biomacromolecules 2006, 7 (6), 1692-1695.

Li, S.; Nickels, J.; Palmer, A. F., Liposome-encapsulated actin–hemoglobin (LEAcHb) artificial blood substitutes. Biomaterials 2005, 26 (17), 3759-3769.

Palmer, A. F.; Wingert, P.; Nickels, J., Atomic force microscopy and light scattering of small unilamellar actin-containing liposomes. Biophysical journal 2003, 85 (2), 1233-1247.

Nickels, J.; Palmer, A. F., Changes in liposome morphology induced by actin polymerization in submicrometer liposomes. Langmuir 2003, 19 (25), 10581-10587.