James Adair

Professor of Material Science and Engineering

James Adair

Research Summary

Nanoscale materials and phenomena for biological, optical and structural applications, property manipulation via novel chemical pathways for designer particles and materials, colloid and interfacial chemistry, powder characterization, powder processing, and commercialization and regulatory pathways for nanomedical human healthcare formulations

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Nanoparticles Calcium Tumors Polymers Bone Composite Materials Fabrication Cells Imaging Techniques Pharmaceutical Preparations Hardness Neoplasms Carbon Nanotubes Printing Agglomeration Indocyanine Green Osteoblasts Volume Fraction Antibodies Scaffolds Calcium Phosphate Therapeutics Nanocomposites Nucleotide Aptamers Cholecystokinin B Receptor

Most Recent Papers

Preferential uptake of antibody targeted calcium phosphosilicate nanoparticles by metastatic triple negative breast cancer cells in co-cultures of human metastatic breast cancer cells plus bone osteoblasts

Karen M. Bussard, Christopher M. Gigliotti, Bernadette M. Adair, Jenna M. Snyder, Nicholas T. Gigliotti, Welley S. Loc, Zachary R. Wilczynski, Zi Kui Liu, Kacey Meisel, Cecilia Zemanek, Andrea Marie Mastro, Alison B. Shupp, Christopher McGovern, Gail Matters, James H. Adair, 2021, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine

Aptamer-targeted calcium phosphosilicate nanoparticles for effective imaging of pancreatic and prostate cancer

Thomas Abraham, Christopher O. McGovern, Samuel S. Linton, Zachary Wilczynski, James H. Adair, Gail L. Matters, 2021, International Journal of Nanomedicine on p. 2297-2309

Evaluation of the hydrodynamic behavior of powders of varying cohesivity in a fluidized bed using the FT4 Powder Rheometer®

Bellamarie Ludwig, Doug Millington-Smith, Rajeev Dattani, James H. Adair, Eric P. Posatko, Lillian M. Mawby, Shawn K. Ward, Chris A. Sills, 2020, Powder Technology on p. 106-114

Effect of diazotization and magnetic assembly on CNT dispersion observed with hardness and modulus measurement of their epoxy composite of low CNT volume fraction

Shreya Trivedi, Melissa Rudolph, Yagmur Atescan, Jingyao Dai, Kayla Cooley, James H. Adair, Suzanne E. Mohney, Namiko Yamamoto, 2019, Journal of Nanoparticle Research

A two-material topology optimization method for structures under steady thermo-mechanical loading

Pierre F. Thurier, George A. Lesieutre, Mary I. Frecker, James H. Adair, 2019, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures on p. 1717-1726

Strength limits in mesoscaled 3Y-TZP ceramics for micro-surgical instruments

N. Antolino, C. Muhlstein, G. Hayes, J. Adair, R. Bermejo, 2019, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials on p. 99-108

Multiphoton and harmonic generation imaging methods enable direct visualization of drug nanoparticle carriers in conjunction with vasculature in fibrotic prostate tumor mouse model

Thomas Abraham, Gary A. Clawson, Christopher O. McGovern, Wade Edris, Xiaomeng Tang, James H. Adair, Gail L. Matters, 2019,

Magnetic structuring of nickel-coated carbon nanotubes with diazonium treatment for tailorable and bulk nanocomposite fabrication

Shreya Trivedi, Melissa Rudolph, James Adair, Namiko Yamamoto, 2018,

Design of experiment optimization of artificial bone construct fabrication via direct ink writing of hydroxyapatite

C. M. Gigliotti, R. W. Marks, Z. R. Wilczynski, G. S. Lewis, H. J. Donahue, J. H. Adair, 2018, Ceramic Transactions on p. 299-313

Effective encapsulation and biological activity of phosphorylated chemotherapeutics in calcium phosphosilicate nanoparticles for the treatment of pancreatic cancer

Welley S. Loc, Samuel S. Linton, Zachary R. Wilczynski, Gail Matters, Christopher O. McGovern, Thomas Abraham, Todd Fox, Christopher M. Gigliotti, Xiaomeng Tang, Amra Tabakovic, Jo Ann Martin, Gary Clawson, Jill P. Smith, Peter J. Butler, Mark Kester, James Hansell Adair, 2017, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine on p. 2313-2324

Most-Cited Papers

Targeted indocyanine-green-loaded calcium phosphosilicate nanoparticles for in vivo photodynamic therapy of leukemia

Brian M. Barth, Erhan I. Altinoǧlu, Sriram S. Shanmugavelandy, James M. Kaiser, Daniza Crespo-Gonzalez, Nicole A. Divittore, Christopher McGovern, Trevor M. Goff, Nicole R. Keasey, James H. Adair, Thomas P. Loughran, David F. Claxton, Mark Kester, 2011, ACS Nano on p. 5325-5337

Calcium phosphate-based composite nanoparticles in bioimaging and therapeutic delivery applications

Amra Tabaković, Mark Kester, James H. Adair, 2012, Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology on p. 96-112

Effects of carbon nanofiller functionalization and distribution on interlaminar fracture toughness of multi-scale reinforced polymer composites

Ye Zhu, Charles E. Bakis, James Hansell Adair, 2012, Carbon on p. 1316-1331

3D printing of personalized artificial bone scaffolds

Shailly H. Jariwala, Gregory S. Lewis, Zachary J. Bushman, James H. Adair, Henry J. Donahue, 2015, 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing on p. 56-64

SiAlON ceramics from preceramic polymers and nano-sized fillers

E. Bernardo, G. Parcianello, P. Colombo, J. H. Adair, A. T. Barnes, J. R. Hellmann, B. H. Jones, J. Kruise, J. J. Swab, 2012, Journal of the European Ceramic Society on p. 1329-1335

Formation and characterization of nano-sized RDX particles produced using the RESS-AS process

Jonathan T. Essel, Andrew Claude Cortopassi, Kenneth K. Kuo, Christopher G. Leh, James Hansell Adair, 2012, Propellants and explosives on p. 699-706

PhotoImmunoNanoTherapy reveals an anticancer role for sphingosine kinase 2 and dihydrosphingosine-1-phosphate

Brian M. Barth, Sriram S. Shanmugavelandy, James M. Kaiser, Christopher McGovern, Erhan Ii Altinoǧlu, Jeremy K. Haakenson, Jeremy A. Hengst, Evan L. Gilius, Sarah A. Knupp, Todd E. Fox, Jill P. Smith, Timothy M. Ritty, James H. Adair, Mark Kester, 2013, ACS Nano on p. 2132-2144

Design of contact-aided compliant cellular mechanisms with curved walls

Samantha A. Cirone, Gregory R. Hayes, Brian L. Babcox, Mary Frecker, James H. Adair, George A. Lesieutre, 2012, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures on p. 1773-1785

The use of nanoparticulates to treat breast cancer

Xiaomeng Tang, Welley S. Loc, Cheng Dong, Gail L. Matters, Peter J. Butler, Mark Kester, Craig Meyers, Yixing Jiang, James H. Adair, 2017, Nanomedicine on p. 2367-2388

A Cholecystokinin B Receptor-Specific DNA Aptamer for Targeting Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Gary A. Clawson, Thomas Abraham, Weihua Pan, Xiaomeng Tang, Samuel S. Linton, Christopher O. McGovern, Welley S. Loc, Jill P. Smith, Peter J. Butler, Mark Kester, James H. Adair, Gail L. Matters, 2017, Oligonucleotides on p. 23-35