Dr Jun Jie Wu, MSc (Oxon) DPhil (Oxon)
(email at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Dr Wu is Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Bioengineering. Her research interests are in the areas of numerical modelling of natural and synthetic polymers, biomaterials for prostheses bearing surfaces, and functional tissue engineering.
She obtained her MSc in Computer Science (Parallel Computing) from Oxford University Computing Laboratory and a DPhil from Department of Engineering Science at Oxford University, where she was a Career Development Fellow before joining the University of Durham.
Since joining Durham, she has held and is currently holding research fundings as Principal investigator in Biomaterials, Modelling, Tissue engineering and Biotribology for a number of recent projects.
She is teaching/has taught the following courses: Bioengineering, Materials, Fluid Mechanics, Engineering Design, Dynamic System Modelling and Engineering drawing.
EPSRC Funding on Novel Diagnostic Tool for Tissue Damage (total £1.28 million)
Leverhulme Grant on Lens Modelling
National Osteoporosis Society Funding on Hip Fracture
Medical Research Council Strategic Award on Biomaterials
Royal Academy of Engineering Funding on Tissue Engineering
EPSRC Funding on Novel Approaches for Improving UHMWPE Wear and Fatigue Properties in Knee Joints
EPSRC Funding on Adsorption and Adhesion on Semi-Crystalline Polymers
Technology Strategy Board Funding on Novel Hip
Biomet Funding on Next Generation Joints
Morgan Advanced Ceramics Funding on Orthopaedic Arthroplasty
Biomet Funding on Structural and Biotribological Investigations of Ceramic-on-Ceramic Hip Joints
EPSRC and Biomet Funding on Structural and Biotribological Investigations of Ceramic-on-Metal Hip Joints
Journal papers: academic
- Liu, S., Zhang, M., Fang, F., Cui, L., Wu, J.J., Field, R. & Zhang, K. (2016). Biogenic silver nanocomposite TFC nanofiltration membrane with antifouling properties. Desalination and Water Treatment 57(23): 10560-10571.
- Wu, J.J., Wu, W., Tholozan, F.M., Saunter, C.D., Girkin, J.M. & Quinlan, R.A. (2015). A dimensionless ordered pull-through model of the mammalian lens epithelium evidences scaling across species and explains the age-dependent changes in cell density in the human lens. Journal of The Royal Society Interface 12(108): 20150391.
- Wu JJ, Wu W, Saunter C, Girkin J & Quinlan RA (2015). A mathematical model of the eye lens epithelium of mammals to predicts the cell density profile and its age-dependent changes. Proceedings of Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
- Brown, P.S., Talbot, E.L., Wood, T.J., Egan, M.J., Wu, J.J., Sainic, K., Kumarc, N., Bain, C.D. & Badyal, J.P.S. (2015). Controlling picolitre droplet impact dynamics by tailoring the solid subsurface. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 481: 215-221.
- Lal, S & Wu, J J (2015). Effect of Knee, Ankle and Hip Joint Replacements on Vitamin E Infused Highly Crosslinked UHMWPE Wear Particles Size, Shape and Morphologies Using a New Modified Base Digestion Method. Proceedings of the 7th International UHMWPE Meeting
- Liu, S., Fang, F., Wu, J.J. & Zhang, K. (2015). The anti-biofouling properties of thin-film composite nanofiltration membranes grafted with biogenic silver nanoparticles. Desalination 375: 121-128.
- Alshryda, S., Mason, J.M., Sarda, P., Lou, T., Stanley, M., Wu, J.J. & Unsworth, A. (2015). The effect of tranexamic acid on artificial joint materials a biomechanical study (the bioTRANX study). Journal of orthopaedics and traumatology 16(1): 27-34.
- Wu, W., Tholozan, F.M., Goldberg, M.W., Bowen, L., Wu, J.J. & Quinlan, R.A (2014). A gradient of matrix-bound FGF-2 and perlecan is available to lens epithelial cells. Experimental Eye Research 120: 10-14.
- Wu JJ, Andrews R, Quinlan R & Tholozan F (2014). Do structural alterations mediated by enzymatic activities influence the mechanical properties of capsular biomembranes? Proceedings of 10th International Congress on Membranes and Membrane Processes
- Younis S, Walker J, Wu JJ, Datta HK & Tuck SP (2014). ZIC1 and SOST immunohistochemistry staining of osteocytes and osteoblasts in femoral head tissue. Osteoporosis International 25: 64.
- Lal S, Salpingidou G & Wu JJ (2013). Factors influencing wear particle size, morphology and cell viability. Proceedings of the 6th International UHMWPE Meeting
- Field R. & Wu, J.J. (2013). Mass transfer limitations. Desalination 318: 118-124.
- Field, R., Wu, H. & Wu, J.J. (2013). Multiscale Modeling of Membrane Distillation: Some Theoretical Considerations. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 52(26): 8822-8828.
- Wang, Q., Wu, J.J., Unsworth, A., Briscoe, A., Jarman-Smith, M., Lowry, C., Simpson, D. & Collins, S. (2012). Biotribological study of large diameter ceramic-on-CFR-PEEK hip joint including fluid uptake, wear and frictional heating. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 23(6): 1533-1542.
- Douillard, T., Chevalier, J., Descamps-Mandine, A., Warner, I., Galais, Y., Whitaker, P., Wu, J.J. & Wang, Q.Q. (2012). Comparative ageing behaviour of commercial, unworn and worn 3Y-TZP and zirconia-toughened alumina hip joint heads. Journal of the European Ceramic Society 32(8): 1529-1540.
- Caldwell, S., Johnson, D., Didsbury, M., Murray, B., Wu, J.J., Przyborski, S. & Cameron, N.R. (2012). Degradable emulsion-templated scaffolds for tissue engineering from thiol– ene photopolymerisation. Soft Matter 8(40): 10344-10351.
- Wu JJ (2012). Is Vitamin E Stabilised UHMWPE the Future Material for TKA?. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br) 94-B : 218.
- Wu, J. J., Augustine, A., Holland, J. P. & Deehan, D. (2012). Oxidation and fusion defects synergistically accelerate polyethylene failure in knee replacement. The Knee 19(2): 124-129.
- Wu JJ, Wang Q, Simpson D & Collins S (2011). Biotribological and Structural Analyses of Large Diameter Ceramic on Carbon Fibre Reinforced PEEK Hip Joints with Different Inclination. Proceedings of International Conference on Biotribology
- Wang Q, Wu J J, Simpson D, Collins S, Briscoe B & Jarman-Smith M (2011). Biotribology of 40mm Diameter MOTIS PEEK on Ceramic Hip Joints: A Detailed Simulator Study with Different Inclination Angles. Proceedings of the 24th Annual Congress of ISTA
- Giddings D, Wu JJ & Khan I (2011). Excellent Performance of Novel Hip Bearings with Third Generation Superlattice Coating. Proc IMeChE Engineers and Surgeons: Joined at the hip III
- Field, R & Wu, JJ (2011). Modelling of permeability loss in membrane filtration: Re-examination of fundamental fouling equations and their link to critical flux. Desalination 283: 68-74.
- Lovelady, E., Kimmins, S., Wu, J. J. & Cameron, N. (2011). Preparation of emulsion-templated porous polymers using thiol–ene and thiol–yne chemistry. Polymer Chemistry 2(3): 559-562.
- Giddings D, Wu JJ, Mak SY & Khan I (2011). Prosim Simulator Wear Study of 60mm Diameter Zirconia Toughened Alumina Composite Hip Bearings: The Effect of High Cup Inclination Angle and Microseparation. Proceedings of International Conference on Biotribology
- Williams, S. R., Wu, J. J., Unsworth, A. & Khan, I. (2011). Wear and surface analysis of 38 mm ceramic-on-metal total hip replacements under standard and severe wear testing conditions. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine 225(8): 783-796.
- Williams S, Wu J J, Unsworth A & Khan I (2010). Wear, Friction and Surface Analysis of 38mm ceramic-on-metal total joint hip replacements. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br) 92-B: 101-102.
- Wu J J , Stanley M & Khan I (2009). Biotribological and Structural Characterisations of Total Knee Replacements: A Prosim Knee Simulator Study. Proceedings of IMeChE Knee Arthroplasty: From Early Intervention to Revision 89-94.
- Hutchings, L.R., Dodds, J.M., Rees, D., Kimani, S.M., Wu, J.J. & Smith, E. (2009). HyperMacs to HyperBlocks: A Novel Class of Branched Thermoplastic Elastomer. Macromolecules 42(22): 8675-8687.
- Wang Q Q & Wu J J (2009). Numerical Prediction on Mechanical Contacts Vanguard Knee Joint replacements Tested in the Displacement-Controlled Prosim Simulator. Proceedings of IMeChE Knee Arthroplasty: From Early Intervention to Revision 289-292.
- Reay E, Wu J J, Holland J & Deehan D (2009). Premature failure of Kinemax Plus total knee replacements. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 91-B(8): 604-611.
- Williams SR, Wu JJ, Unsworth A & Khan I (2009). Tribological and Surface Analysis of 38mm alumina-as cast CoCrMo Total Hip Arthroplasties. Proc. IMechE Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine 223: 941-954.
- Williams S R, Wu J J, Unsworth A & Khan I (2009). Tribological and surface analysis of 38mm alumina-as-cast Co-Cr-Mo total hip Arthroplasties. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine 223(8): 941-954.
- Tholozan F Goldberg M Przyborski S, Wu J J & Quinlan R (2008). Bovine Lens Capsule-derived 3D matrices: Significance to the Maintenance of Lens Epthelial Cell Phenotype in in vitro Culture Models. ARVO 2008 Annual Meeting Eyes on Innovation
- Datta, H.K., Wu, J.J., Tuck, Stephen & Walker, J. (2008). Emerging Evidence of Osteocytes as Mechanosensors and Regulators of Mineralisation. Euopean Musculoskeletal Review 3(2): 48-52.
- Williams S, Wu J J, Unsworth A & Khan I (2008). Wear friction and surface analysis of 38mm ceramic-on-metal total hip replacements. Proc 21st Annual Congress of the International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty 91.
- O'Connor JJ, Buckley CP & Wu JJ (2006). Method of compression moulding of polymer powder and product produced. European Patent: Patent No. EP1165300
- Wu JJ (2006). Quantitative constitutive behaviour and viscoelastic properties of fresh flexor tendons. The International Journal of Artificial Organs 29(9): 852-857.
- Buckley CP, Wu JJ & Haughie DW (2006). The integrity of welded interfaces in ultra high molecular weight polyethylene: Part 1 Model. Biomaterials 27(17): 3178-3186.
- Haughie DW, Buckley CP & Wu JJ (2006). The integrity of welded interfaces in ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene: Part 2 - Interface Toughness. Biomaterials 27: 3875-3881.
- Wu JJ, Buckley CP & O'Connor JJ (2004). Integrity of compression moulded UHMWPE components. US Patent: Patent No. US 6677415
- Wu J. J. & Buckley C. P. (2004). Plastic deformation of glassy polystyrene a unified model of yield and the role of chain length. Journal of polymer science part B polymer physics 42(11): 2027-2040.
- Buckley CP & Wu JJ (2003). Anisotropic plastic deformation of glassy polymers with process-induced molecular orientation.
- Wu JJ & Buckley CP (2003). The role of molecular parameters in the plastic deformation of glassy polystyrene.
- Wu JJ & Buckley CP (2002). Deformation modelling of glassy polymers incorporating structural change.
- Wu J J, Buckley C P & O'Connor J J (2002). Mechanical integrity of compression-moulded ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene effects of varying process conditions. Biomaterials 23(17): 3773-3783.
- Wu J. J., Buckley C. P. & O'Connor J. J. (2002). Processing of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene modelling the decay of fusion defects. Chemical engineering research and design official journal of the European federation of chemical engineering part A 80(A5): 423-431.
- Wu J. J., Buckley C. P. & O'Connor J. J. (2001). The origin of fusion defects in ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene for joint replacement prostheses. Journal of materials science letters 20(5): 473-475.
- Wu JJ, Buckley CP & O'Connor JJ (2000). Interparticle Bonding in Ultra-high Molecular Weight Polyethylene and its Control via Process Parameters.
- Wu JJ, Buckley CP & O'Connor JJ (2000). The Origin of Fusion Defects in Load-bearing UHMWPE Components for Joint Replacement Prostheses.
- O’Connor JJ, Wu JJ & Buckley CP (2006). Method of Compression Moulding of Polymer Powder. European Patent: Patent No. EP1165300. Application filed: 30 November 1999. Granted: 30 November 1999
- O’Connor JJ, Wu JJ & Buckley CP (2004). Method of Compression Moulding of Polymer Powder and Product Produced. US Patent: Patent No. US 6677415. Application filed: 30 November 1999. Granted: 30 November 1999
- Wu JJ, Buckley CP & O'Connor JJ (1999). Compression Moulding. UK9907843. Application filed: 30 November 1999. Granted: 30 November 1999