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Peer-reviewed Publications

Book chapters

T.J. Woehl, T. Prozorov, “Future prospects in liquid cell EM of biomaterials” in: Liquid Cell Electron Microscopy, Ed. F. Ross, Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 476 – 500 (2017), ISBN: 9781-107-11657-3.

T. Prozorov, “TEM and associated techniques” in: Iron Oxides. From Nature to Applications, Ed. D. Faivre, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 325 339 (2016), ISBN: 9783-527-69138-8.

Journal articles



A. Londoño-Calderon, W. Wang, J.J. Lawrence, W. Bu, D. Vaknin, T. Prozorov, Salt-Induced Liquid–Liquid Phase Separation and Interfacial Crystal Formation in Poly (N-isopropylacrylamide)-Capped Gold Nanoparticles, J. Phys. Chem. C, 125, 9, 5349–5362 (2021),


W. Sun, A. Vila-Santa, N. Liu, T. Prozorov, D. Xie, N. Torres Faria, F. Castelo Ferreira, N. Pereira Mira, Z. Shao, Metabolic engineering of an acid-tolerant yeast strain Pichia kudriavzevii for itaconic acid production, Metabolic Engineering Comm. 10, e00124 (2020),


H. J. Kim, W. Wang, W. Bu, M. M. Hossen, A. Londono-Calderon, A. C. Hillier, T. Prozorov, S. Mallapragada, D. Vaknin, "Salt Mediated Self-Assembly of Poly(ethylene glycol)-Functionalized Gold Nanorods", Sci. Rep. 9, 56730 (2019), doi:

A. Londono-Calderon, M.M. Hossein, P.E. Palo, L. Bendickson, S. Vergara, M. Nilsen-Hamilton, A.C. Hillier, T. Prozorov, “Imaging of Unstained DNA Origami Triangles with Electron Microscopy”, Small Methods, 3, 1900393 (2019),

A. Londono-Calderon, S. Nayak, S.K. Mallapragada, C.L. Mosher, T. Prozorov, “New approach to electron microscopy imaging of gel nanocomposites in situ”, Micron, 120, 104-112 (2019),

N. Bhattarai, T. Prozorov, “Direct Observation of Early Stages of Growth of Multilayered DNA-templated Au-Pd-Au Core-Shell Nanoparticles in Liquid Phase”, Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, section Nanobiotechnology, 7 (2019),


A.B. Rodriguez-Navarro, H.M. McCormack, R.H. Fleming, P. Alvarez-Lloret, J. Romero-Pastor, N. Dominguez-Gasca,  T. Prozorov, I.C. Dunn, “Influence of physical activity on tibial bone material properties in laying hens”, J. Struct. Biol. 201, 36-45 (2018),

A. Londono-Calderon, L. Bendickson, P. E. Palo, M. Nilsen-Hamilton, S. Mallapragada, T. Prozorov, “In-Situ Nucleation, Growth and Evolution of Au Nanoparticles during Metallization of DNA Origami Visualized with HAADF-STEM”, Microsc. Microanal. 24 (S1), 282 (2018), (this paper received 2018 M&M Postdoctoral Scholar Award).

A. Londono-Calderon, W. Sun, Z. Shao, D. H. Alsem, T. Prozorov, “Correlative Microbially-Assisted Imaging of Cellulose Deconstruction with Electron Microscopy“, Microsc. Microanal. 24 (S1), 382 (2018),


T. Prozorov, T.P. Almeida, A. Kovats, R.E. Dunin-Borkowski, “Off-axis electron holography of bacterial cells and magnetic nanoparticles in liquid”, J. R. Soc. Interface Mater. 14, 20170464, (2017),


E. Firlar, T. Perez-Gonzalez, A. Olszewska, D. Faivre, T. Prozorov, “Following Iron Speciation in the Early Stages of Magnetite Magnetosome Biomineralization”, J. Mater. Res. Focus issue on Biomineralization and Biomimetics, 31, 547 (2016),

T.J. Woehl, E. Firlar, T. Perez-Gonzalez, A. Olszewska, D. Faivre, T. Prozorov, "Correlative in situ Analysis of Magnetosome Magnetite Biomineralization", Microscopy and Microanalysis 22 (S5), 12 (2016),


N. Bhattarai, T. Prozorov, “Shape Transformation of Bimetallic Au-Pd Core-Shell Nanocubes to Multilayered Au-Pd-Au Core-Shell Hexagonal Platelets”, Metallogr. Microstruct. Anal., 4 (6), 481-487 (2015),

T.J. Woehl, T. Prozorov, The Mechanisms for Nanoparticle Surface Diffusion and Chain Self-Assembly Determined from Real-Time Nanoscale Kinetics in Liquid, J. Phys. Chem. C, 119, 21261 (2015),

T. Prozorov, “Magnetic microbes: bacterial magnetite biomineralization”, Special issue on Biomineralization, Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology, Invited review, 46, 36 (2015),

T. Firdous, D. Vick, M. Belov, F. FaniSani, A. McDermott, J.E. Losby, D.A. Bazylinski, T. Prozorov, D.K. Potter, M.R. Freeman, “Silicon Nitride Membrane Resonator Magnetometry of Nanoparticle Aggregates”, Canadian J. Phys. 93,1252-1256 (2015),

E. Firlar, S. Cinar, S. Kashyap, M. Akinc, T. Prozorov, “Direct Visualization of the Hydration Layer on Alumina Nanoparticles with the Fluid Cell STEM in situ”, Sci. Rep., 5, 9830 (2015), 

C. Valverde-Tercedor, M. Montalbán-López, M.S. Sanchez-Quesada, D. Trubitsyn, E. Pineda-Molina, T.  Perez-Gonzalez, T.  Prozorov, D.A. Bazylinski, C. Jimenez-Lopez “Size control of in vitro synthetized magnetite crystals by MamC from Magnetococcus marinus MC-1.” Appl. Microb. Biot., 99, 5109-5121 (2015),

N. Bhattarai, T. Prozorov, “In situ STEM Investigation of Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Au-Pd Core-Shell Nanocubes”, Microscopy and Microanalysis 21 (S3), 951 (2015),

E. Firlar, T. Prozorov, “New Approach to Analysis of Noisy EELS Data”, Microscopy and Microanalysis 21 (S3), 1593 (2015),

T. Woehl, S. Kashap, M. Sánchez-Quesada, C.J López, T. Perez-Gonzalez, D. Faivre, D. Trubytsyn, D. Bazylinski, T. Prozorov, “Correlative Fluorescence and Liquid Cell STEM of Live Magnetotactic Bacteria”, Microscopy and Microanalysis 20 (S3), 1510-1511,


V. Malik, J. Goodwill, S.K. Mallapragada, T. Prozorov, R. Prozorov, “Comparative Study of Magnetic Properties of Nanoparticles by High Frequency Heat Dissipation and Conventional Magnetometry” IEEE Magnetics Let., 5, 4000104 (2014),

T.J. Woehl, S. Kashyap, T. Perez-Gonzalez, D. Faivre, D. Trubytsyn, D.A Bazylinski, T. Prozorov, “Correlative Electron and Fluorescence Microscopy of Magnetotactic Bacteria in Liquid: Toward In Vivo Imaging” Sci. Rep. 4, 6854 (2014),

S. Kashyap, T.J. Woehl, X. Liu, S.K. Mallapragada, T. Prozorov, “Nucleation of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Mediated by Mms6 Protein In SituACS Nano, 8, 9097-9106 (2014),

T. Prozorov, T. Perez-Gonzalez, C. Valverde-Tercedor, C. Jimenez-Lopez, A. Yebra-Rodriguez, S.K. Mallapragada, P. Howse, D.A. Bazylinski,              R. Prozorov, “Iron et al.: Magnetic Signature of Magnetosome Magnetite Doping” Eur. J. Mineral. 26, 457-471 (2014),

T. Woehl, S. Kashap, M. Sánchez-Quesada, C.J López, T. Perez-Gonzalez, D. Faivre, D. Trubytsyn, D. Bazylinski, T. Prozorov, “Correlative Fluorescence and Liquid Cell STEM of Live Magnetotactic Bacteria”, Microscopy and Microanalysis 20 (S3), 1510-1511,

S. Kashyap, T.J. Woehl, C. Valverde-Tercedor, M.S. Sanchez-Quesada, C. Jimenez-Lopez, T. Prozorov, “Visualization of Iron-Binding Micelles in Acidic Recombinant Biomineralization Protein, MamC” J. Nanomaterials, Article ID320124, 7 pages (2014),


T. Prozorov, D.A. Bazylinski, S.K. Mallapragada, and R. Prozorov, “Novel Magnetic Nanomaterials Inspired by Magnetotactic Bacteria: Topical Review” Mater. Sci. Eng. R. 173, 133-172 (2013),

M.V. Sizova, P. Muller, N. Panikov, M. Mandalakis, T. Hohmann, A. Hazen, W. Fowle, T. Prozorov, D.A. Bazylinski, S.S. Epstein, “Stomatobaculum longum gen. nov., sp. nov., an obligately anaerobic bacterium from the human oral cavity” Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 63, 1650 (2013),   

T. Perez-Gonzalez, C. Valverde-Tercedor, A. Yebra-Rodriguez, T. Prozorov, M.T. Gonzalez-Muñoz, J.M. Arias-Peñalver, C. Jimenez-Lopez, “Chemical purity of Shewanella oneidensis induced magnetites” Geomicrobiol. J. 30, 731 (2013),

D.A. Fischer, D.H. Alsem, B. Simon, T. Prozorov, N. Salmon, “Development of an Integrated Platform for Cross-Correlative Imaging of Biological Specimens in Liquid using Light and Electron Microscopies”, Microscopy and Microanalysis, 19 (S2), 476, (2013),


L. Wang, T. Prozorov, P. Palo, X. Liu, D. Vakhnin, R. Prozorov, S.K.  Mallapragada, M. Nilsen-Hamilton, “Self-assembly and and Biphasic Iron-Binding Characteristics of Mms6, a Bacterial Protein That Promotes the Formation of Superparamagnetic Magnetite Nanoparticles of Uniform Size and Shape”  Biomacromolecules,  13, 98, (2012),


C.T. Lefèvre, N. Menguy, F. Abreu, U.  Lins, M. Pósfai, T. Prozorov, D.  Pignol, R. B.  Frankel, and D.A. Bazylinski, “A Cultured Greigite-Producing Magnetotactic Bacterium in a Novel Group of Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria” Science 334, 1720 (2011),

K. Schlichting, T.M. Copeland-Johnson, M. Goodman, R.J. Lipert, T.O. McKinley, Z. Lin, J.A. Martin, T. Prozorov, X. Liu, S.K. Mallapragada, “Synthesis of a Novel Photopolymerized Nanocomposite Hydrogel for Treatment of Acute Mechanical Damage to Cartilage”, Acta Biomaterialia 7, 3094 (2011),

C.T. Lefèvre, R.B. Frankel, M. Pósfai, T. Prozorov, D.A. Bazylinski, “Obligately Alkaliphilic Magnetotactic Bacteria from Extremely Alkaline Environments”, Envir. Microbiol. Envir. Microbiol. Rep. 13, 2342 (2011),

Y.Y. Hu, X.P. Liu, X. Ma, A. Rawal, T. Prozorov, M. Akinc, S.K. Mallapragada, K. Schmidt-Rohr, “Biomimetic Self-Assembling Copolymer-Hydroxyapatite Nanocomposites with the Nanocrystal Size Controlled by Citrate”, Chem. Mater. 23, 248 (2011),


R.T. Gordon, H. Kim, N. Salovich, R.W. Giannetta, R. Fernandes, V.G. Kogan, T. Prozorov, S.L. Bud’ko, P.C. Canfield, M.A. Tanatar, R. Prozorov,  “Doping evolution of the absolute value of the London penetration depth and superfluid density in single crystals of Ba(Fe1−xCox)2As2”, Phys. Rev. B: Cond. Mat. Mater. Phys.  82, 0545071 (2010),


T. Prozorov, B. McCarty, R. Prozorov, ”Effect of High-Intensity Ultrasound on Superconducting Properties of Polycrystalline YBa2Cu3O7-x”, in:  25th International Conference on Low-Temperature Physics, Journal of Physics: Conf. Series  150, 052216 (2009),


T. Prozorov, P. Palo, L. Wang, N. Nilsen-Hamilton, D. Jones, D. Orr, S.K. Mallapragada, B. Narasimhan, P.C. Canfield, R. Prozorov, “Cobalt Ferrite Nanocrystals: Out-Performing Magnetotactic Bacteria”, ACS Nano 1, 228 (2007),

T. Prozorov, S.K. Mallapragada, B. Narasimhan, L. Wang, P.E. Palo, N. Nilsen-Hamilton, T.J. Williams, D.A. Bazylinski, R. Prozorov, P.C. Canfield, “Protein-Mediated Synthesis of Uniform Superparamagnetic Magnetite Nanocrystals”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 17, 951 (2007),

R. Prozorov, T. Prozorov, S.K. Mallapragada, B.  Narasimhan, T.J. Williams, D.A. Bazylinski, “Magnetic irreversibility and the Verwey transition in nanocrystalline bacterial magnetite”, Phys. Rev. B: Cond. Mat. Mater. Phys. 76 054406/1 (2007),


T. Prozorov, J. Wang, A.D. Ebner, J.A. Ritter, “Sonochemical doping of Ti-catalyzed sodium aluminum hydride”, J. All. Comp. 419, 162 (2006),


J. Wang, A.D. Ebner, T Prozorov, R. Zidan, J.A. Ritter, “Effect of graphite as a co-dopant on the dehydrogenation and hydrogenation kinetics of Ti-doped sodium aluminum hydride”, J. All. Comp. 395, 252 (2005),

A. Snezhko, T. Prozorov, R. Prozorov, “Magnetic nanoparticles as efficient bulk pinning centers in type-II superconductors”, Phys. Rev. B: Cond. Mat. Mater. Phys. 71, 024527/1 (2005),

T. Prozorov, B. McCarty, B. Liu, R. Prozorov, “High-Tc superconductors-based nanocomposites with improved intergrain coupling and enhanced bulk pinning”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 15, 3114 (2005),

R. Prozorov, T. Prozorov, A. Snezhko, “Superconducting nanocomposites: enhancement of bulk pinning and improvement of intergrain coupling”, IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 15, 3277 (2005),


R. Prozorov, T. Prozorov, A. Snezhko, A.; “Superconducting Nanocomposites: Enhancement of Bulk Pinning and Improvement of Intergrain Coupling”, arXiv:cond-mat/0410266

T. Prozorov, R. Prozorov, K.S. Suslick, “High Velocity Interparticle Collisions Driven by Ultrasound”, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 126, 13890 (2004),

T. Prozorov, B.A. McCarty, Z. Cai, R. Prozorov, K.S. Suslick, “Effects of High - Intensity Ultrasound on Bi2Sr2CaCu2O2+x  Superconductor”, J.  Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 3513 (2004),

R. Prozorov, T. Prozorov, ”Effective collective barrier for magnetic relaxation in frozen ferrofluids”, J. Magn. Magn. Mater.  281, 312 (2004),


T. Prozorov, R. Prozorov, A. Snezhko,K.S. Suslick, “Sonochemical Modification of the Superconducting Properties of MgB2”, J.  Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 2019 (2003),

J.D. Oxley, T. Prozorov, K.S. Suslick, “Sonochemistry and Sonoluminescence of Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids”, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 125, 11138 (2003),


Z.Y. Zhong, T. Prozorov, I. Felner, A. Gedanken,  A.  “Sonochemical Synthesis and Characterization of Iron Oxide Coated on Submicrospherical Alumina: A Direct Observation of Interaction Between Iron Oxide and Alumina”, J. Phys. Chem. B 103, 947 (1999),

C. Yee, G. Kataby, A. Ulman, T. Prozorov, H. White, A. King, M. Rafailovich, J. Sokolov, A. Gedanken, “Self-Assembled Monolayers of Alkanesulfonic and -phosphonic Acids on Amorphous Iron Oxide Nanoparticles”, Langmuir 15, 7111 (1999),

 T. Prozorov, R. Prozorov, K.V.P.M. Shafi, A. Gedanken, “Self-Organzation in Ferrofluids Prepared by Sonochemical Irradiation Method”, Nanostr.  Mater. 12, 669 (1999),

T. Prozorov, G. Kataby, R. Prozorov, A. Gedanken, “Effect of Surfactant Concentration on the Size of Coated Ferromagnetic Nanoparticles”, Thin Solid Films 340, 189 (1999),

R. Prozorov, Y. Yeshurun, T. Prozorov, A. Gedanken,  “Magnetic Irreversibility and Relaxation in Assembly of Ferromagnetic Nanoparticles”, Phys. Rev. B: Cond. Mat. Mater. Phys. 59, 6956 (1999),


K.V.P.M. Shafi, S. Wizel, T. Prozorov, A. Gedanken, “Use of Ultrasound Radiation for the Preparation of Magnetic Fluids”, Thin Solid Films 318, 38, (1998),

T. Prozorov, R. Prozorov, Y. Koltypin, I. Felner, A. Gedanken, “Sonochemistry under an Applied Magnetic Field: Determining the Shape of a Magnetic Particle”, J. Phys. Chem. B 102, 10165 (1998),

T. Prozorov, R. Prozorov, A. Gedanken, “Does the self-assembled coating of magnetic nanoparticles cover individual particles or agglomerates?”, Adv. Mater.1998, 10, 1529 (1998),<1529::AID-ADMA1529>3.0.CO;2-P

T. Prozorov, A. Gedanken,’The "Melting point" of Alkanethiol-Coated Amorphous Fe2O3 Nanoparticles”, Adv.  Mater. 10, 532 (1998),<532::AID-ADMA532>3.0.CO;2-1 


G. Kataby, T. Prozorov, Y. Koltypin, H. Cohen, C.N. Sukenik, A. Ulman, A. Gedanken, “Self-Assembled Monolayer Coatings on Amorphous Iron and Iron Oxide Nanoparticles: Thermal Stability and Chemical Reactivity Studies”, Langmuir 13, 6151 (1997),