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Prof David Vaughan - publications

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  • Jiménez-Castañeda, M. E., Boothman, C., Lloyd, J. R., Vaughan, D. J., & Van Dongen, B. E. (2016). Do mature hydrocarbons have an influence on acid rock drainage generation?Applied Geochemistry, 67, 93-100. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2016.02.006. Publication link: 8c395d91-90be-4391-803a-71a1c92fe60a
  • Brookshaw, D. R., Lloyd, J. R., Vaughan, D. J., & Pattrick, R. A. D. (2016). Effects of microbial Fe(III) reduction on the sorption of Cs and Sr on biotite and chlorite. Geomicrobiology Journal, 33(3-4), 206-215. . Publication link: dc1ce130-88ec-4a96-99d3-c955c2b3481b


  • Brookshaw, D. R., Coker, V. S., Lloyd, J. R., Vaughan, D. J., & Pattrick, R. A. D. (2014). Redox interactions between Cr(VI) and Fe(II) in bioreduced biotite and chlorite. Environmental Science & Technology, 48(19), 11337-11342. DOI: 10.1021/Es5031849, 10.1021/es5031849. Publication link: 8fedd612-2886-498c-ad18-c15934b9381e
  • Ahmed, M. H. M., Lydiatt, F. P., Chekulaev, D., Wincott, P. L., Vaughan, D. J., Jang, J. H., ... Lindsay, R. (2014). Wet chemically prepared rutile TiO2(110) and TiO2(011): Substrate preparation for surface studies under non-UHV conditions. Surface Science, 630, 41-45. DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2014.06.020. Publication link: c585374a-a077-451e-843a-50ec61232266
  • Brown, A. R., Wincott, P. L., LaVerne, J. A., Small, J. S., Vaughan, D. J., Pimblott, S. M., & Lloyd, J. R. (2014). The Impact of γ Radiation on the Bioavailability of Fe(III) Minerals for Microbial Respiration. Environmental Science & Technology, 48(18), 10672-80. DOI: 10.1021/es503249r. Publication link: a46442e4-ecdf-448c-afce-f8c4c8522311


  • Handley, K. M., McBeth, J. M., Charnock, J. M., Vaughan, D. J., Wincott, P. L., Polya, D. A., & Lloyd, J. R. (2013). Effect of iron redox transformations on arsenic solid-phase associations in an arsenic-rich, ferruginous hydrothermal sediment. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 102, 124-142. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2012.10.024. Publication link: b6c0d33f-626f-43be-bfed-059c1b5d1c9d
  • Omoregie, E. O., Couture, R. M., Van Cappellen, P., Corkhill, C. L., Charnock, J. M., Polya, D. A., ... Lloyd, J. R. (2013). Arsenic bioremediation by biogenic iron oxides and sulfides. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 79(14), 4325-4335. DOI: 10.1128/AEM.00683-13. Publication link: 2f6331ab-570f-407a-b03f-827b8d028a68
  • Byrne, J. M., Coker, V. S., Moise, S., Wincott, P. L., Vaughan, D. J., Tuna, F., ... Telling, N. D. (2013). Controlled cobalt doping in biogenic magnetite nanoparticles. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 10(83), [20130134]. DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2013.0134. Publication link: 7d537490-e30d-425b-ab02-b09e3a168d51



  • Alvarez, R., Livens, F. R., Lloyd, J. R., Holt, J. P., Boothman, C., Wincott, P., ... Vaughan, D. J. (2011). Geochemical and microbial controls of the decomposition of depleted uranium in the environment: Experimental studies using soil microorganisms. Geomicrobiology Journal, 28(5-6), 457-470. DOI: 10.1080/01490451.2010.508018. Publication link: 87d2a9ef-4798-4a01-82ee-b67e0ecaaa37
  • Zhang, W. M., Sun, Z. X., Hao, W., Su, D. W., & Vaughan, D. J. (2011). Synthesis of size tuneable cadmium sulphide nanoparticles from a single source precursor using ammonia as the solvent. Materials Research Bulletin, 46(12), 2266-2270. DOI: 10.1016/j.materresbull.2011.08.062. Publication link: 95353a39-9527-4657-bf95-a8115860dc41
  • Corkhill, C. L., Warren, M. C., & Vaughan, D. J. (2011). Investigation of the electronic and geometric structures of the (110) surfaces of arsenopyrite (FeAsS) and enargite (Cu3AsS4). Mineralogical Magazine, 75(1), 45-63. DOI: 10.1180/minmag.2011.075.1.45. Publication link: 9a274560-47e3-4eef-ab06-15c9229dce9e
  • Doudou, S., Arumugam, K., Vaughan, D. J., Livens, F. R., & Burton, N. A. (2011). Investigation of ligand exchange reactions in aqueous uranyl carbonate complexes using computational approaches. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 13(23), 11402-11411. DOI: 10.1039/c1cp20617f. Publication link: 31da496d-e766-4311-b63b-bf4189cd462e
  • Jones, M. J., Butchins, L. J., Charnock, J. M., Pattrick, R. A. D., Small, J. S., Vaughan, D. J., ... Livens, F. R. (2011). Reactions of radium and barium with the surfaces of carbonate minerals. Applied Geochemistry, 26(7), 1231-1238. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2011.04.012. Publication link: 28129f55-371d-4c24-847d-e09af0ff422c
  • Sundararajan, M., Surendran, R., Hillier, I. H., & Vaughan, D. J. (2011). The mechanism of the reduction of [AnO2]2+ (An = U, Np, Pu) in aqueous solution by Fe(II)containing proteins and mineral surfaces, probed by DFT calculations. Dalton Transactions, 62, 4100-4108. . Publication link: 1dcd8731-498e-4b3d-93aa-9907afe74e1e
  • Sundararajan, M., Assary, R. S., Hillier, I. H., & Vaughan, D. J. (2011). The mechanism of the reduction of [AnO2]2+ (An = U, Np, Pu) in aqueous solution, and by Fe(ii) containing proteins and mineral surfaces, probed by DFT calculations. Dalton Transactions, 40(42), 11156-11163. DOI: 10.1039/c1dt10700c. Publication link: c596d71a-358b-4108-bd78-59b135d2ccb2
  • Vaughan, D. J., & Lloyd, J. R. (2011). Interactions matière minérale-matière organique-microbe: impacts environnementaux de l'échelle moléculaire à l'échelle macroscopique. Academie des Sciences. Comptes Rendus. Geoscience, 343(2-3), 140-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.crte.2010.10.005. Publication link: c22e8dd1-eac8-49c7-b445-8f54f689f772
  • Borgheresi, M., Di Benedetto, F., Caneschi, A., Romanelli, M., & Vaughan, D. J. (2011). Magnetic properties and cation ordering in two synthetic bornite samples, Cu5(Fe, Mn)S4. Periodico di Mineralogia, 80(1), 113-121. DOI: 10.2451/2011PM0009. Publication link: fb639be1-e6fa-4f9b-a95f-8d5e5dba3285



  • Handley-Sidhu, S., Worsfold, P. J., Boothman, C., Lloyd, J. R., Alvarez, R., Livens, F. R., ... Keith-Roach, M. J. (2009). Corrosion and fate of depleted uranium penetrators under progressively anaerobic conditions in estuarine sediment. Environmental Science and Technology, 43(2), 350-355. DOI: 10.1021/es8021842. Publication link: 7f245e89-09b4-4f05-8d91-77da1ff991ce | PubMed:19238963
  • Brydie, J. R., Wogelius, R. A., Boult, S., Merrifield, C. M., & Vaughan, D. J. (2009). Model system studies of the influence of bacterial biofilm formation on mineral surface reactivity. Biofouling, 25(5), 463-472. DOI: 10.1080/08927010902913351. Publication link: 90cfaa51-3950-460b-947b-9ff877d79086
  • Vaughan, D. J. (2009). Magnetism and mesmerism. Elements, 5(4), 203. . Publication link: 6ac41ebb-202c-4e4d-b66f-933dc7eacc8b
  • Cutting, R. S., Coker, V. S., Fellowes, J. W., Lloyd, J. R., & Vaughan, D. J. (2009). Mineralogical and morphological constraints on the reduction of Fe(III) minerals by Geobacter sulfurreducens. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 73(14), 4004-4022. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2009.04.009. Publication link: 5eb684c1-984b-439c-8d52-669ecec0bbae
  • Vaughan, D. J., Craig, J. R., & Skinner, B. J. (2009). Earth Resources and the Environment. (4 ed.) No publisher name.. Publication link: 5c4a4d8d-f11d-45c4-8dfa-f4d686be6317
  • Vaughan, D. J. (2009). Gems, riches, wealth and finance: Editorial. Elements, 5(3), 139. . Publication link: 56df1a22-f4a4-49f0-997b-0a9040d18eef
  • Handley-Sidhu, S., Bryan, N. D., Worsfold, P. J., Vaughan, D. J., Livens, F. R., Keith-Roach, M. J., & Bryan, N. (2009). Corrosion and transport of depleted uranium in sand-rich environments. Chemosphere, 77(10), 1434-1439. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2009.08.053. Publication link: 47685d83-b2bf-460e-97fb-a7b11b819f86
  • Vaughan, D. J., & Thompson, A. (2009). Geochemistry and mineralogy of metalliferous minewastes: An issue in honor of John Jambor. Applied Geochemistry, 24(12), 2211. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2009.09.005. Publication link: a5da0355-fde3-4c3d-ab8c-037846d14943
  • Vaughan, D. J., Alvarez, R., Bryan, N. D., Fomina, M., Gadd, G. M., Handley-Sidhu, S., ... Lloyd, J. R. (2009). Uranium stability in near-surface environments: Lessons from the study of depleted uranium munitions. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 73(13), A1375-A1375. . Publication link: bd5bc39d-750d-47f8-bffa-12962e522aba
  • Macaskie, L. E., Mikheenko, I. P., Yong, P., Deplanche, K., Murray, A. J., Paterson-Beedle, M., ... Lloyd, J. R. (2009). Today's wastes, tomorrow's materials for environmental protection. Advanced Materials Research, 71-73, 541-548. DOI: 10.4028/ Publication link: e770b14d-f640-4018-8547-5a484f7980c5
  • Handley-Sidhu, S., Worsfold, P. J., Livens, F. R., Vaughan, D. J., Lloyd, J. R., Boothman, C., ... Keith-Roach, M. J. (2009). Biogeochemical controls on the corrosion of depleted uranium alloy in subsurface soils. Environmental Science and Technology, 43(16), 6177-6182. DOI: 10.1021/es901276e. Publication link: c9fd3963-4400-4d68-8d7c-47eb93f42ca5 | PubMed:19746710


  • Lloyd, J. R., Pearce, C. I., Coker, V. S., Pattrick, R. A. D., Van Der Laan, G., Cutting, R., ... Macaskie, L. E. (2008). Biomineralization: Linking the fossil record to the production of high value functional materials. Geobiology, 6(3), 285-297. DOI: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2008.00162.x. Publication link: 2d914e47-2acb-4e33-b7f1-cbc73d1363fe
  • Sun, Z. X., Zheng, T. T., Bo, Q. B., Vaughan, D., & Warren, M. (2008). Effects of alkali metal ions on the formation of mesoporous alumina. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 18(48), 5941-5947. DOI: 10.1039/b810202c. Publication link: 245782eb-8351-4564-aa8c-0fcab15410b4
  • Handley, K. M., Boothman, C., McBeth, J. M., Charnock, J. M., Wincott, P. L., Vaughan, D. J., ... Lloyd, J. R. (2008). Impact of microbial Fe3+ and SO42- reduction on arsenic solid-phase cycling in Fe- and As-rich sediment. In 8th Annual V M Goldschmidt Conference. (Vol. 72, pp. A349-A349). Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd. . Publication link: 90a10a7b-ba2b-42dd-887f-5d686be73c10
  • Corkhill, C. L., Wincott, P. L., Lloyd, J. R., & Vaughan, D. J. (2008). The oxidative dissolution of arsenopyrite (FeAsS) and enargite (Cu3AsS4) by Leptospirillum ferrooxidans. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 72(23), 5616-5633. DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2008.09.008. Publication link: 58a0dd10-510c-4c3f-881c-30a9d746bbab
  • Vaughan, D. J., Alvarez, R., Bryan, N., Fomina, A., Gadd, G. M., Handley-Sidhu, S., ... Lloyd, J. R. (2008). Geochemical and microbial controls of the decomposition and dispersion of depleted Uranium in the environment: Experimental studies. In 8th Annual V M Goldschmidt Conference. (Vol. 72, pp. A978-A978). Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd. . Publication link: 4fd6719a-6ef9-4557-862b-a6d4db7a2e56
  • Hand, V. L., Lloyd, J. R., Vaughan, D. J., Wilkins, M. J., & Boult, S. (2008). Experimental studies of the influence of grain size, oxygen availability and organic carbon availability on bioclogging in porous media. Environmental Science and Technology, 42(5), 1485-1491. DOI: 10.1021/es072022s. Publication link: 6503927e-5bf1-4226-953a-7db4921a1946
  • Cancès, B., Juillot, F., Morin, G., Laperche, V., Polya, D., Vaughan, D. J., ... Calas, G. (2008). Changes in arsenic speciation through a contaminated soil profile: A XAS based study. Science of the Total Environment, 397(1-3), 178-189. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2008.02.023. Publication link: ea8c961b-21d5-471e-a8ca-5c6a53ce2b46
  • Corkhill, C. L., Wincott, P. L., Lloyd, J. R., & Vaughan, D. J. (2008). Influence of Leptospirillum ferrooxidans on the breakdown of As-bearing sulphides in acid mine drainage systems. In 8th Annual V M Goldschmidt Conference. (Vol. 72, pp. A180-A180). Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd. . Publication link: aff642e7-320f-45c6-8ac1-d056a55bad9b
  • Cutting, R. S., Muryn, C. A., Vaughan, D. J., & Thornton, G. (2008). Substrate-termination and H2O-coverage dependent dissociation of H2O on Fe3O4(1 1 1). Surface Science, 602(6), 1155-1165. DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2008.01.012. Publication link: fa182057-2a7d-4898-a0e7-4adbefe3657c


  • Wilkins, M. J., Wincott, P. L., Vaughan, D. J., Livens, F. R., & Lloyd, J. R. (2007). Growth of Geobacter sulfurreducens on poorly crystalline Fe(III) oxyhydroxide coatings. Geomicrobiology Journal, 24(3-4), 199-204. DOI: 10.1080/01490450701457121. Publication link: c8e0da23-a974-4f3c-9fad-8c338e289c6a
  • Charnock, J., Bell, A. M. T., Charnock, J. M., Helz, G. R., Lennie, A. R., Livens, F. R., ... Vaughan, D. J. (2007). Evidence for dissolved polymeric mercury(II)-sulfur complexes?Chemical Geology, 243(1-2), 122-127. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2007.05.013. Publication link: d67230b7-f274-41e0-92d6-9bb5b00a4f88
  • Silikas, N., Wincott, P. L., Vaughan, D., Watts, D. C., & Eliades, G. (2007). Surface characterization of precious alloys treated with thione metal primers. Dental Materials, 23(6), 665-673. DOI: 10.1016/ Publication link: b975f9f0-f70c-480f-ad41-0d02bfbfdccc
  • Wilkins, M. J., Livens, F. R., Vaughan, D. J., Beadle, I., & Lloyd, J. R. (2007). The influence of microbial redox cycling on radionuclide mobility in the subsurface at a low-level radioactive waste storage site. Geobiology, 5(3), 293-301. DOI: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2007.00101.x. Publication link: 8634ef0b-0a02-4236-9cc1-4eccaad032be
  • Alvarez, R., Livens, F. R., Lloyd, J. R., & Vaughan, D. J. (2007). Depleted uranium in the environment: A biogeochemical study. In 17th Annual V M Goldschmidt Conference. (Vol. 71, pp. A18-A18). Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd. . Publication link: 983bac02-ab60-40ce-a37d-25eae44ea2da
  • Wendlandt, R. F., Harrison, W. J., & Vaughan, D. J. (2007). Surface coatings on quartz grains in bentonites and their relevance to human health. Applied Geochemistry, 22(11), 2290-2306. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2007.04.019. Publication link: 926cebac-f9fc-4a51-82c0-6dd11c913e6e
  • Rowland, H. A. L., Pederick, R. L., Polya, D. A., Pancost, R. D., Van Dongen, B. E., Gault, A. G., ... Lloyd, J. R. (2007). The control of organic matter on microbially mediated iron reduction and arsenic release in shallow alluvial aquifers, Cambodia. Geobiology, 5(3), 281-292. DOI: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2007.00100.x. Publication link: 6bf3f227-7cdc-43a2-9dae-a5ab4de06dc8
  • Corkhill, C., Wincott, P. L., & Vaughan, D. J. (2007). Cleaved natural realgar (AsS) by XPS. Surf. Sci. Spectra, 13, 109-116. . Publication link: 6a0720c0-8626-44aa-866a-4353c9c05c37
  • Corkhill, C., Wincott, P. L., & Vaughan, D. J. (2007). Cleaved natural orpiment (As2S3) by XPS. Surf. Sci. Spectra, 13, 100-108. . Publication link: 1e77d18b-682b-4e09-923e-737323902f6c



  • Di Benedetto, F., Bernardini, G. P., Costagliola, P., Plant, D., & Vaughan, D. J. (2005). Compositional zoning in sphalerite crystals. The American Mineralogist, 90(8-9), 1384-1392. DOI: 10.2138/am.2005.1754. Publication link: 7e118148-00c0-4fa2-96cf-348ac1e97338
  • Vaughan, D., BRYDIE, J. R., Wogelius, R., MERRIFIELD, C. M., & Shaw, R. P. (Ed.) (2005). The u2M project on quantifying the effects of biofilm growth on hydraulic properties of natural porous media and on sorption equilibria: an overview. In Understanding the Micro to Macro behaviour of rock-fluid systems (Geological Society Special Publication 249). London: Geological Society. . Publication link: 407c158b-f1b4-49dd-a067-e6a7dafd20d0


  • Abraitis, P. K., Pattrick, R. A. D., Kelsall, G. H., & Vaughan, D. J. (2004). Acid leaching and dissolution of major sulphide ore minerals: Processes and galvanic effects in complex systems. Mineralogical Magazine, 68(2), 343-351. DOI: 10.1180/0026461046820191. Publication link: 8366d803-2933-4807-b685-d305a60370e0
  • Ásbjörnsson, J., Kelsall, G. H., Vaughan, D. J., Pattrick, R. A. D., Wincott, P. L., & Hope, G. A. (2004). Electrochemical and surface analytical studies of tennantite in acid solution. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 570(1), 145-152. DOI: 10.1016/j.jelechem.2004.03.026. Publication link: 7e62e496-161b-48d4-9639-91ef0f50a083



  • Farquhar, M. L., Charnock, J. M., Livens, F. R., & Vaughan, D. J. (2002). Mechanisms of arsenic uptake from aqueous solution by interaction with goethite, lepidocrocite, mackinawite, and pyrite: An X-ray absorption spectroscopy study. Environmental Science and Technology, 36(8), 1757-1762. DOI: 10.1021/es010216g. Publication link: 8f438def-4a3a-454b-b9ef-1ef409bfc919
  • Pattrick, R. A. D., van Der Laan, G., Henderson Michael B., C. M. B., Kuiper, P., Dudzik, E., Vaughan, D. J., & Henderson, C. (2002). Cation site occupancy in spinel ferrites studied by X-ray magnetic circular dichroism: Developing a method for mineralogists. European Journal of Mineralogy, 14(6), 1095-1102. DOI: 10.1127/0935-1221/2002/0014-1095. Publication link: 8415c7a2-63e8-4467-a2cf-5618370c1482



  • Van Der Laan, G., Henderson, C. M. B., Pattrick, R. A. D., Dhesi, S. S., Schofield, P. F., Dudzik, E., & Vaughan, D. J. (1999). Orbital polarization in NiFe2O4 measured by Ni-2p x-ray magnetic circular dichroism. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 59(6), 4314-4321. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.59.4314. Publication link: e7eeb365-31e5-499a-a3b4-8182bf8fea60
  • Ohnenstetter, M., Johan, Z., Cocherie, A., Fouillac, A. M., Guerrot, C., Ohnenstetter, D., ... McDonald, I. (1999). New exploration methods for platinum and rhodium deposits poor in base-metal sulphides-NEXTPRIM. Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy, Section B: Applied Earth Science, 108, B119-B150. . Publication link: 8da4e7f2-cfb9-4f4e-885d-ef84b861f591


  • Pattrick, R. A. D., Mosselmans, J. F. W., Charnock, J. M., England, K. E. R., Helz, G. R., Garner, C. D., & Vaughan, D. J. (1997). The structure of amorphous copper sulfide precipitates: An X-ray absorption study. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 61(10), 2023-2036. DOI: 10.1016/s0016-7037(97)00061-6. Publication link: a86f4803-32ba-49f8-a83c-cca6c9d5cf18


  • Helz, G. R., Miller, C. V., Charnock, J. M., Mosselmans, J. F. W., Pattrick, R. A. D., Garner, C. D., & Vaughan, D. J. (1996). Mechanism of molybdenum removal from the sea and its concentration in black shales: EXAFS evidence. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 60(19), 3631-3642. DOI: 10.1016/0016-7037(96)00195-0. Publication link: 5701a3ef-fbfd-4fe9-aa53-9a605d86543a


  • Mosselmans, J. F. W., Charnock, J. M., Garner, C. D., Pattrick, R. A. D., & Vaughan, D. J. (1995). A XAS study of the structural changes undergone by amorphous copper sulfides when precipitated from solution. Physica B: Condensed Matter, 208-209(C), 609-610. DOI: 10.1016/0921-4526(94)00879-z. Publication link: 1e6993fb-f3ec-48b2-91c9-8b8492e6bcb7



  • Pattrick, R. A. D., van der Laan, G., Vaughan, D. J., & Henderson, C. M. B. (1993). Oxidation state and electronic configuration determination of copper in tetrahedrite group minerals by L-edge X-ray absorption spectroscopy. Physics and Chemistry of Minerals, 20(6), 395-401. DOI: 10.1007/BF00203108. Publication link: b4ecd274-363f-4282-956a-0fae7be1c52a


  • van der Laan, G., Pattrick, R. A. D., Henderson, C. M. B., & Vaughan, D. J. (1992). Oxidation state variations in copper minerals studied with Cu 2p X-ray absorption spectroscopy. Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, 53(9), 1185-1190. DOI: 10.1016/0022-3697(92)90037-e. Publication link: 7b29c10f-b5f8-4596-9079-215f49a990c9