Wanka, Robin; Koschitzki, Florian; Puzovic, Vuk; Pahl, Thorben; Manderfeld, Emily; Hunsucker, Kelli Z.; Swain, Geoffrey; Rosenhahn, Axel. 2021. Synthesis and Characterization of Dendritic and Linear Glycol-Methacrylates and their Performance as Marine Antifouling Coatings. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (in press)
Wanka, Robin; Koc, Julian; Clarke, Jessica; Hunsucker, Kelli Z.; Swain, Geoffrey; Aldred, Nick; Finlay, John; Clare, Anthony; Rosenhahn, Axel. 2020. Sol-gel based hybrid materials as antifouling and fouling-release coatings for marine applications. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 12 (47) 53286–53296
Koc J, Schönemann E, Wanka R, Aldred N, Clare A, Gardner H, Swain G, Hunsucker K, Laschewsky A, Rosenhahn A. 2020. Effects of crosslink density in zwitterionic hydrogel coatings on their antifouling performance and susceptibility to silt uptake. Biofouling 36(6): 646-659
Koschitzki F, Wanka R, Sobota L, Koc J, Gardner H, Hunsucker KZ, Swain G, Rosenhahn A. 2020. Amphiphilic dicyclopentenyl/carboxybetaine containing copolymers for marine fouling-release applications. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 12 (30) 34148-34160
Fears KP, Barnikel A, Wassick A, Ryou H, Schultzhaus JA, Orihuela B, Scancella JM, So CR, Hunsucker KZ, Leary DH, Swain G, Rittschof D, Spillman CM, Wahl KJ. 2019. Adhesion of Acorn Barnacles on Surface-Active Borate Glasses. Philosophical Transactions B
Sweat LH, Swain GW, Hunsucker KZ, Johnson KB. 2017. Transported biofilms and their influence on subsequent macrofouling colonization. Biofouling 33(5): 433-449
Swain, G. (2017) A guide to developing a biofouling management plan. Marine Technology Society Journal, March/April, 2017, Volume 51, Number 2, pp.105–110
Hunsucker, K. and E. Ralston (2017) Marine biofouling and its prevention. Marine Technology Society Journal, March/April, 2017, Volume 51, Number 2, p. 3.
Shane J. Stafslien, Stacy Sommer, Dean C. Webster, Rajan Bodkhe, Robert Pieper, Justin Daniels, Lyndsi Vander Wal, Maureen C. Callow, James A. Callow, Emily Ralston, Geoff Swain, Lenora Brewer, Dean Wendt, Gary H. Dickinson, Chin-Sing Lim & Serena Lay-Ming Teo (2016) Comparison of laboratory and field testing performance evaluations of siloxane-polyurethane fouling-release marine coatings. Biofouling Vol. 32, No.8, 949-968.
Stella Bauer, Maria Alles, Maria Pilar Arpa-Sancet, Emily Ralston, Geoffrey Swain, Nicholas Aldred, Anthony S Clare, John A Finlay, Maureen E Callow, James A Callow, Axel Rosenhahn. (2016) Resistance of amphiphilic Polysaccharides against marine fouling organisms. BIOMACROMOLECULES • JANUARY 2016
Hunsucker K. and G.Swain (2015) In situ measurements of diatom adhesion to silicone-based ship hull coatings. J Appl Phycol. May 2015.
Thome I., S. Bauer, S. Vater , K. Zargiel , J.A. Finlay , M.P. Arpa-Sancet, M. Alles, J.A. Callow , M.E. Callow , G.W. Swain, M. Grunze & A. Rosenhahn. (2014). Conditioning of self-assembled monolayers at two static immersion test sites along the east coast of Florida and its effect on early fouling development. Biofouling 30 (8): 1011-1021
Swain G and N. Shinjo. (2014) Comparing Biofouling Control Treatments for Use on Aquaculture Nets. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2014, 15, 22142-22154
Hunsucker K, A Koka, G. Lund and G. Swain. Diatom community structure on in-service cruise ship hulls. Biofouling 30, No.9 1133-1140, Oct 2014.
Ralston E, Swain G (2014) The ghost of fouling communities past: the effect of original community on subsequent recruitment. Biofouling 30 (4): 459-471.
Zargiel K A, Swain G. (2014). Static versus dynamic settlement and adhesion of diatoms to ship hull coatings. Biofouling 30(1): 115-129
Zargiel, K. J. Coogan, and G. Swain. (2011) Diatom community structure on commercially available ship hull coatings. Biofouling. Vol. 27, No. 9, October 2011, 955-965.
Ralston E. and G. Swain. Can Biomimicry and Bioinspiration Provide Solutions for Fouling Control? Marine Technology Society Journal, Volume 45, Number 4, July/August 2011 , pp. 216-227(12)
Ralston E. and G. Swain. Bioinspiration – The solution for biofouling control? Bioinsp. Biomim. 4 (2009).
Swain Geoffrey, Brett Kovach, Arthur Touzot, Franck Casse, Christopher J Kavanagh. Measuring the performance of today’s antifouling coatings. Journal of Ship Production, Aug 2007, V23, n. 3, pp. 164-171.
Swain Geoffrey; Stephanie Herpe; Emily Ralston; Melissa Tribou. Short-term testing of antifouling surfaces: the importance of colour. Biofouling, 22(6): 425 - 429 2006
Meyer Anne; Robert Baier; Christina Darkangelo Wood; Judith Stein; Kathryn Truby; Eric Holm; Jean Montemarano; Christopher Kavanagh; Brian Nedved; Celia Smith; Geoff Swain; Deborah Wiebe. Contact angle anomalies indicate that surface-active eluates from silicone coatings inhibit the adhesive mechanisms of fouling organisms. Biofouling, 22(6): 411-423 2006
Cassé, F. and Swain, G. The development of microfouling on four commercial antifouling coatings under static and dynamic immersion. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation Volume 57, Issue 3, Pages 179-185 April 2006
Sun; Yujie Senli Guo; Gilbert C. Walker; Christopher J. Kavanagh; Geoffrey W. Swain. Surface elastic modulus of barnacle adhesive and release characteristics from silicone surfaces. Biofouling, 20 (6): 279 - 289 2006
Kavanagh, C., Quinn, R. and Swain, G. Observations of barnacle detachment from silicones using high-speed video. The Journal of Adhesion, 81:1-26, 2005
Jacobson, A., Swain, G. Little, B., Putnam, M. Preface. Biofouling Volume 19, Supplement 1 pages 1-7. 2003
Stein, J, K. Truby, D.C. Wood, M, Takemori, M. Vallance, G. Swain, C. Kavanagh, B. Kovach, M. Schultz, D. Weibe, E. Holm, J. Montemarano, D. Wendt, C. Smith and A. Meyer. “Structure-Property relationships of Silicone Biofouling-release Coatings: Effect of Silicone Network Architecture on Pseudobarnacle Attachment Strengths.” Biofouling 19: pp.87-94. 2003.
Stein, J., K. Truby, C.D. Wood, J. Stein, M. Gardner, G. Swain, C. Kavanagh, B. Kovach, M. Schultz, D. Wiebe, E. Holm, J. Montemarano, D. Wendt, C. Smith and A. Meyer. “Silicone Foul Release Coatings: Effect of the Interaction of Oil and Coating Functionalities on the Magnitude of Macrofouling Attachment Strengths.” Biofouling 19 (suppl) pp. 71-82. 2003.
Kavanagh C.; Swain G.; Kovach B.; Stein J.; Darkangelo-Wood C.; Truby K.; Holm E.; Montemarano J.; Meyer A.; Wiebe D. “The Effects of Silicone Fluid Additives and Silicone Elastomer Matrices on Barnacle Adhesion Strength.” Biofouling, December 2003, vol. 19, no. 6, pp. 381-390(10)
Finlay, J. A., M. E. Callow, M.P. Schultz, G.W. Swain and J.A. Callow. “Adhesion Strength of Settled Spores of the Green Alga Enteromorpha.” (2002). Biofouling 18: 251-256
Kavanagh, C.J., M. P. Schultz, G. W. Swain, J. Stein, K. Truby and C. Darkangelo Wood. “Variation in Adhesion Strength of Balanus eburneus, Crassostrea virginica and Hydroides dianthus to Fouling-Release Coatings,” Biofouling, Vol17 (2) pp. 155-167, 2001.
Darkangelo Wood, C., K. Truby, J. Stein, D. Wiebe, E. Holm, D. Wendt, C. Smith, C. Kavanagh, J. Montemarano, G. Swain, and A. Meyer. “Temporal and spatial variations in macrofouling of silicone fouling-release coatings.” Biofouling 2000, 16:311-322.
Truby, K., C. Wood, J. Stein, J. Cella, J. Carpenter, C. Kavanagh, G. Swain, D. Wiebe, D. Lapota, A. Meyer, E. Holm, D. Wendt, C. Smith, and J. Montemarano. “Evaluation of the performance enhancement of silicone biofouling-release coatings by oil incorporation.” Biofouling 2000, Vol 15:141-150.
Swain, G.W, A.C. Anil, Robert E. Baier, Fu-shiang Chia, E. Conte, Angela Cook, Michael Hadfield, Elizabeth Haslbeck, Eric Holm, Christopher Kavanagh, Don Kohrs, Brett Kovach, Cynthia Lee, Lucia Mazzella, Anne E. Meyer, Pei-Yuan Qian, S.S. Sawant Michael Schultz, Jon Sigurdsson, Celia Smith, Lisa Soo, Antonio Terlizzi, Arun Wagh, Richard Zimmerman, Valerio Zupo “Biofouling and Barnacle Adhesion Data for Fouling-Release Coatings Subjected to Static Immersion at Seven Marine Sites”. Biofouling 2000, Vol 16(2-4) pp. 331-344
Wynne K., G. Swain, R.B. Fox, S. Bullock, J. Ulik. “Two Silicone Nontoxic fouling release coatings: Hydrosilylation cured PDMS and CaCO3 filled Ethoxysilane Cured RTV11.” Biofouling 16: 277-288. 2000.
Swain, G.W. “Redefining Antifouling Coatings”. Journal of Protective Coatings and Linings, Vol. 16, No.9, pp 26 – 35, September 1999.
Jones-Meehan, J., J. Cella, J. A. Montemarano, G. Swain, D. Wiebe, A. Meyer and R.E. Baier. Advanced Nontoxic Fouling Release Coatings, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC 20903-5320. NRL/PU/6110--99-388, 27 July 1999, 43 pages.
Swain, G.W.J, Nelson, W.G., and Preedeekanit, S. “The Influence of Biofouling Adhesion and Biotic Disturbance on the Development of Fouling Communities on Non-Toxic Surfaces” Biofouling Vol. 12 (1 – 3) pp 257 – 269, 1997.
Swain, G. W. “Field Evaluations of Non-Toxic Antifouling Coatings: New Field Technologies and Performance Criteria”, Naval Research Review, Vol. XLIX. pp 46 – 50, 1997.
Mera, A.E., Fox, R.B., Bullock, S., Swain, G.W., Schultz, M.P., Gatenholm, P., Wynne, K.J. “Toward Minimally Adhesive Surfaces Utilizing Siloxanes,” Naval Research Review, Vol. XLIX. pp 4 – 8, 1997.
Cella, J.A., T.B. Burnell, J. Stein and G.W. Swain, "Chemistry of Nontoxic Silicone Biofoul Release Coatings," 1997 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies, Honolulu, Hawaii, December, 1997.
Swain, G.W.J. and Schultz, M.P. “The Testing and Evaluation of Non-Toxic Antifouling Coatings,” Biofouling Vol. 10, pp 187-197, 1996.
Swain, G.W.J., Schultz, M.P., and Vincent, H.L., "Shear Force Measurements of Barnacle Adhesion for Field Evaluation of Non-Toxic Foul Release Surfaces." In: Recent Developments in Biofouling Control. Eds. Mary-Frances Thompson, Rachakonda Nagabhushanam, Rachakonda Sarojini, Milton Fingerman, Oxford and IBH Publishing Co., 1994
Swain, G.W.J. and Patrick Maxwell, J., (1990) "The Effect of Biofouling on the Performance of Al Zn Hg Anodes." Corrosion, March 1990.
Swain, G.W.J. and Patrick Maxwell, J., (1989) "The Effect of Biofouling on the Performance of Al Zn Hg Anodes." Proceedings of Corrosion 1989, New Orleans, LA. April 1989.
Swain, G.W.J. and Zborowski, A., (1989). "The Requirements for an Antifouling Coating in the Absence of Organotin." Proceedings of the Power Boat Symposium, Miami, Florida, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, 15 February, 1989.
Pittman, F., Swain, G. and Morton, J., (1988). "Go, and Tin no More," Sail, pp. 98 100, Apr.88.
Swain, G.W.J. and Patrick Maxwell, J., (1987) "The Performance of Biofouled Sacrificial Anodes,” Proceedings of the Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas. 27 30 April 1987, paper OTC 5481.
Swain, G.W.J.,(1987) "Evaluation of Antifouling Coatings for Fixed Offshore Structures," Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Houston, Texas, March 1 5 1987.
Picken, G.B., Forteath G.N., Ralph R. and Swain G. (1983). "Fouling Beyond 100 meters on the European Continental Shelf," In. Progress in Underwater Technology: Proceedings of the Subsea Challenge Conference, Amsterdam, June, 1983.
Swain, G.W.J., Hutton, S.P. and Farrar, R.A. (1982) "The Use of Controlled Copper Dissolution as an Antifouling System." Journal of Materials Science. 17, 1079 1094.