Prof. Ann Roberts | ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science

Prof. Ann Roberts

Professor of Physics

Roberts' research expertise lies in the area of theoretical, computational and experimental optical physics with a focus on nanophotonics and optical imaging. She is collaborating on the development of anti-counterfeiting features in Theme 3 – “Excitonic Systems for Security, Lighting and Sensing”.

Centre Role: Associate Investigator

Centre Research Themes: 
3. Excitonic Systems for Security, Lighting and Sensing


Conference Proceedings
Shahidan, M. F. S.; .Song, J.; James, T. D.; Mulvaney, P.; Roberts, A. Scalable and consistent fabrication of plasmonic colors via nanoimprint lithography. SPIE Micro + Nano Materials, Devices, and Applications , 2019, 11201, 112011J.
Journal Articles
Zhang, H.; Liu, Y.; Shahidan, M. Faris Shah; Kinnear, C.; Maasoumi, F.; Cadusch, J.; Akinoglu, E. Metin; James, T. D.; Widmer‐Cooper, A.; Roberts, A.; et al. Direct Assembly of Vertically Oriented, Gold Nanorod Arrays. Advanced Functional Materials 2020, 2006753 DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202006753. doi: 10.1002/adfm.202006753
Akinoglu, E. Metin; Song, J.; Kinnear, C.; Xue, Y.; Zhang, H.; Roberts, A.; Köhler, J.; Mulvaney, P. Concealed Structural Colors Uncovered by Light Scattering. Advanced Optical Materials 2020, 2001307 DOI: 10.1002/adom.202001307. doi: 10.1002/adom.202001307
Ng, C.; Zeng, P.; Lloyd, J. A.; Chakraborty, D.; Roberts, A.; Smith, T. A.; Bach, U.; Sader, J. E.; Davis, T. J.; Gómez, D. E. Large-Area Nanofabrication of Partially Embedded Nanostructures for Enhanced Plasmonic Hot-Carrier Extraction. ACS Applied Nano Materials 2019, 2 (3), 1164 - 1169 DOI: 10.1021/acsanm.8b01988. doi: 10.1021/acsanm.8b01988
Zhang, H.; Cadusch, J.; Kinnear, C.; James, T. D.; Roberts, A.; Mulvaney, P. Direct Assembly of Large Area Nanoparticle Arrays. ACS Nano 2018, 12 (8), 7529 - 7537 DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.8b02932. doi: 10.1021/acsnano.8b02932
Kinnear, C.; Cadusch, J.; Zhang, H.; Lu, J.; James, T. D.; Roberts, A.; Mulvaney, P. Directed Chemical Assembly of Single and Clustered Nanoparticles with Silanized Templates. Langmuir 2018, 34 (25), 7355 - 7363 DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00775. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00775