Journal article

Structure and Chemical Organization in Damselfly Calopteryx haemorrhoidalis Wings: A Spatially Resolved FTIR and XRF Analysis with Synchrotron Radiation

Susan Stuhr, Khanh Truong Vi, Jitraporn Vongsvivut, Tobias Senkbeil, Yang Yang, Mohammad Al Kobaisi, Vladimir A Baulin, Marco Werner, Sergey Rubanov, Mark J Tobin, Peter Cloetens, Axel Rosenhahn, Robert N Lamb, Pere Luque, Richard Marchant, Elena P Ivanova

SCIENTIFIC REPORTS | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Awarded by Marie Curie Actions research program under the EU FP7 Initial Training Network


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Awarded by DAAD (PPP Australia)


Funding Acknowledgements

V.A.B., M.W. and E.P.I. gratefully acknowledge funding from the Marie Curie Actions research program under the EU FP7 Initial Training Network SNAL 608184. The Bochum authors kindly acknowledge financial support from the BMBF (05K16PC1), the Virtual Institute VH-VI-403 and the DAAD (PPP Australia 57141363). This research was undertaken on the Infrared Microspectroscopy beamline at the Australian Synchrotron, Victoria, Australia and the Nano-Imaging beamline ID16A-NI at the ESRF, Grenoble, France. Authors gratefully acknowledge the RMIT Microscopy and Microanalysis Facility (RMMF) for providing access to the characterization instruments. We also acknowledge the Bio21 Advanced Microscopy Facility for the assistance with low-vacuum SEM operation.