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Publications:  Dr Christopher Duffy

Fox KF, Ünlü C, Balevi¿ius V et al.(2018). A possible molecular basis for photoprotection in the minor antenna proteins of plants. Biochim Biophys Acta Bioenerg vol. 1859, (7) 471-481.
Balevicius V, Fox K, Bricker WP et al.(2017). Fine control of chlorophyll-carotenoid interactions defines the functionality of light-harvesting proteins in plants. Scientific Reports vol. 7, Article 13956,
Fox K, Balevicius V, Chmeliov J et al.(2017). The Carotenoid pathway: What is important for excitation quenching in plant antenna complexes?. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Chmeliov J, Gelzinis A, Songaila E et al.(2016). The nature of self-regulation in photosynthetic light-harvesting antenna. Nature Plants vol. 2, (5) Article 16045, 16045-16045.
Fox KF, Bricker WP, Lo C et al.(2015). Distortions of the Xanthophylls Caused by Interactions with Neighboring Pigments and the LHCII Protein Are Crucial for Studying Energy Transfer Pathways within the Complex. J Phys Chem B vol. 119, (51) 15550-15560.
Duffy CDP, Ruban AV(2015). Dissipative pathways in the photosystem-II antenna in plants. J Photochem Photobiol B vol. 152, (Pt B) 215-226.
Chmeliov J, Bricker WP, Lo C et al.(2015). An ‘all pigment’ model of excitation quenching in LHCII. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. vol. 17, (24) 15857-15867.
Belgio E, Kapitonova E, Chmeliov J et al.(2014). Economic photoprotection in photosystem II that retains a complete light-harvesting system with slow energy traps. Nat Commun vol. 5,
Duffy CDP, Pandit A, Ruban AV(2014). Modeling the NMR signatures associated with the functional conformational switch in the major light-harvesting antenna of photosystem II in higher plants. Phys Chem Chem Phys vol. 16, (12) 5571-5580.
Duffy CDP, Valkunas L, Ruban AV(2013). Light-harvesting processes in the dynamic photosynthetic antenna. Phys Chem Chem Phys vol. 15, (43) 18752-18770.
Duffy CDP, Chmeliov J, Macernis M et al.(2013). Modeling of fluorescence quenching by lutein in the plant light-harvesting complex LHCII. J Phys Chem B vol. 117, (38) 10974-10986.
Belgio E, Duffy CDP, Ruban AV(2013). Switching light harvesting complex II into photoprotective state involves the lumen-facing apoprotein loop. Phys Chem Chem Phys vol. 15, (29) 12253-12261.
Duffy CDP, Valkunas L, Ruban AV(2013). Quantum mechanical calculations of xanthophyll-chlorophyll electronic coupling in the light-harvesting antenna of photosystem II of higher plants. J Phys Chem B vol. 117, (25) 7605-7614.
Ilioaia C, Duffy CDP, Johnson MP et al.(2013). Changes in the Energy Transfer Pathways within Photosystem II Antenna Induced by Xanthophyll Cycle Activity. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B vol. 117, (19) 5841-5847.
Macernis M, Sulskus J, Duffy CDP et al.(2012). Electronic Spectra of Structurally Deformed Lutein. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A vol. 116, (40) 9843-9853.
Duffy CDP, Ruban AV(2012). A theoretical investigation of xanthophyll-protein hydrogen bonding in the photosystem II antenna. J Phys Chem B vol. 116, (14) 4310-4318.
Goral TK, Johnson MP, Duffy CDP et al.(2012). Light-harvesting antenna composition controls the macrostructure and dynamics of thylakoid membranes in Arabidopsis. Plant J vol. 69, (2) 289-301.
Ruban AV, Johnson MP, Duffy CDP(2012). The photoprotective molecular switch in the photosystem II antenna. Biochim Biophys Acta vol. 1817, (1) 167-181.
Valkunas L, Chmeliov E, Trinkunas G et al.(2011). Excitation Migration, Quenching and Regulation of Photosynthetic Light Harvesting in Photosystem II. J. Phys. Chem. B vol. 115, (29) 9252-9260.
Ruban AV, Johnson MP, Duffy CDP(2011). Natural light harvesting: principles and environmental trends. ENERG ENVIRON SCI vol. 4, (5) 1643-1650.
Johnson MP, Goral TK, Duffy CDP et al.(2011). Photoprotective energy dissipation involves the reorganization of photosystem II light-harvesting complexes in the grana membranes of spinach chloroplasts. Plant Cell vol. 23, (4) 1468-1479.
Ilioaia C, Johnson MP, Duffy CDP et al.(2011). Origin of Absorption Changes Associated with Photoprotective Energy Dissipation in the Absence of Zeaxanthin. J BIOL CHEM vol. 286, (1) 91-98.
Duffy CDP, Johnson MP, Macernis M et al.(2010). A theoretical investigation of the photophysical consequences of major plant light-harvesting complex aggregation within the photosynthetic membrane. J Phys Chem B vol. 114, (46) 15244-15253.
Duffy CDP, Ruban AV, Barford W(2008). Theoretical investigation of the role of strongly coupled chlorophyll dimers in photoprotection of LHCII. J PHYS CHEM B vol. 112, (39) 12508-12515.
Barford W, Duffy CDP(2006). Role of quantum coherence and energetic disorder in exciton transport in polymer films. PHYS REV B vol. 74, (7) Article 075207,
Alner GJ, Araujo HM, Arnison GJ et al.(2005). Limits on WIMP cross-sections from the NAIAD experiment at the boulby underground laboratory. PHYS LETT B vol. 616, (1-2) 17-24.
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