Materials Science Publications

Selected Articles by Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering
Professor Selected Articles
Ayres, Neil
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, PhD

Supramolecular and dynamic covalent polymers Ayres N, Weck M Polymer chemistry. 2012;3(11):3031; 3031-3032; 3032

Polymer brushes: Applications in biomaterials and nanotechnology. Ayres N Polymer chemistry. 2010;1(6):769; 769-777; 777

Synthesis of novel polymer/urea peptoid conjugates using RAFT polymerization Chen X, Ayres N Macromolecules. 2010;43(3):1341; 1341-1348; 1348

Beaucage, Gregory
Professor, PhD

Quantification of branching in model three-arm star polyethylene Ramachandran R, Beaucage G, Rai DK, Lohse DJ, Sun T Macromolecules. 2012;45(2):1056; 1056-1061; 1061

Dimensional description of cyclic macromolecules Beaucage G, Kulkarni AS Macromolecules. 2010;43(1):532; 532-537; 537

Probing the dynamics of nanoparticle growth in a flame using synchrotron radiation Beaucage G, Kammler HK, Mueller R, et al Nat Mater. 2004;3(6):370-374

Boerio, James
Professor, PhD

Metal ion incorporation in the conducting polymer electrode matrix using an â activeâ metal substrate Marawi I, Khaskelis A, Galal A, Rubinson JF, Popat RP, Boerio F, Mark HB J Electroanal Chem. 1997;434(1â 2):61-68

Effect of annealing time, film thickness, and molecular weight on surface enrichment in blends of polystyrene and deuterated polystyrene Hong PP, BOERIO F, SMITH S Macromolecules. 1994;27(2):596; 596-605; 605

An investigation of the adsorption of polystyrene/poly(2- vinylpyridine) diblock copolymers onto silver substrates using surface-enhanced raman scattering Hong PP, BOERIO F, TIRRELL M, DHOOT S, GUENOUN P Macromolecules. 1993;26(15):3953; 3953-3959; 3959

Buchanan, Relva
Professor, ScD

Enhanced percolative properties from partial solubility dispersion of filler phase inconducting polymer composites (CPCs) Balogun YA, Buchanan RC Composites Sci Technol. 2010;70(6):892; 892-900; 900

Decomposition of hazardous organic materials in the solidification/stabilization process using catalytic-activated carbon Rho H, Arafat HA, Kountz B, Buchanan RC, Pinto NG, Bishop PL Waste Manag. 2001;21(4):343-356

Immobilization of phenol in cement-based solidified/stabilized hazardous wastes using regenerated activated carbon: Leaching studies Hebatpuria VM, Arafat HA, Rho HS, Bishop PL, Pinto NG, Buchanan RC J Hazard Mater. 1999;70(3):117-138

Clarson, Stephen
Professor, PhD

Lipase-catalyzed synthesis and properties of silicone aromatic polyesters and silicone aromatic polyamides Poojari Y, Clarson SJ Macromolecules. 2010;43(10):4616; 4616-4622; 4622

Lipase catalyzed synthesis of silicone polyesters Poojari Y, Clarson SJ Chem Commun (Camb). 2009;(44):6834-5. doi(44):6834- 6835

Ultrafast holographic nanopatterning of biocatalytically formed silica. Brott LL, Naik RR, Pikas DJ, Kirkpatrick SM, Tomlin DW, Whitlock, PW, Clarson SJ, Stone MO Nature. 2001;413(6853):291-293

Dong, Junhang
Professor of Chemical Engineering, PhD

Fabrication of a visible-light response mesoporous TiO2 membrane with superior water permeability via a weak alkaline sol-gel process Cao X, Jing W, Xing W, Fan Y, Kong Y, Dong J Chem Commun (Camb). 2011;47(12):3457-3459

Perovskite-type oxide thin film integrated fiber optic sensor for high-temperature hydrogen measurement Tang X, Remmel K, Lan X, Deng J, Xiao H, Dong J Anal Chem. 2009;81(18):7844-7848

Microporous silica and zeolite membranes for hydrogen purification Verweij H, Lin YS, Dong J MRS Bull. 2006;31(10):756; 756-764; 764

Heikenfeld, Jason
Professor of Electrical Engineering, PhD

Investigation of laplace barriers for arrayed electrowetting lab-on-a- chip Schultz A, Papautsky I, Heikenfeld J Langmuir. 2014;30(18):5349-5356

Bright e-paper by transport of ink through a white electrofluidic imaging film Hagedon M, Yang S, Russell A, Heikenfeld J Nat Commun. 2012;3:1173

Electrofluidic displays using Youngâ Laplace transposition of brilliant pigment dispersions Heikenfeld J, Zhou K, Kreit E, Raj B, Yang S Nature photonics. 2009;3(5):292; 292-296; 296

Ho, Chia-Chi
Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, PhD

Geometric control of cell migration Chen B, Kumar G, Co CC, Ho CC Sci Rep. 2013;3:2827

Micropatterning different cell types with microarray amplification of natural directional persistence Mun KS, Kumar G, Co CC, Ho CC Adv Healthc Mater. 2013;2(2):334-342

Directing cell migration in continuous microchannels by topographical amplification of natural directional persistence Ko YG, Co CC, Ho CC Biomaterials. 2013;34(2):353-360

Iroh, Jude
Professor, PhD

Thermal behavior and structure of clay/nylon-6 nanocomposite synthesized by in situ solution polymerization Vyas A, Iroh JO Journal of thermal analysis and calorimetry. 2014;117(1):39; 39-52; 52

Corrosion resistance and lifetime of polyimide-b-polyurea novel copolymer coatings Feng L, Iroh JO Progress in organic coatings. 2014;77(3):590; 590-599; 599

Effect of clay on the corrosion inhibition and dynamic mechanical properties of epoxy ester-polyurea-polysiloxane hybrid coatings Singh-Beemat J, Iroh JO Polym Eng Sci. 2012;52(12):2611; 2611-2619; 2619

Kuppa, Vikram
Asst Professor, PhD

Enhancement in the performance of organic photovoltaic devices with pristine grapheme Yu F, Kuppa VK Mater Lett. 2013;99:72; 72-75; 75

Molecular weight distribution effects on the structure of strongly adsorbed polymers by monte carlo simulation Kuppa VK J Chem Phys. 2012;136(21):214902

Monte carlo simulation of interlamellar isotactic polypropylene Kuppa VK, in't Veld PJ, Rutledge GC Macromolecules. 2007;40(14):5187; 5187-5195; 5195

Millard, Ronald
Professor Emeritus, PhD

Cardiomyocytes mediate anti-angiogenesis in type 2 diabetic rats through the exosomal transfer of miR-320 into endothelial cells Wang X, Huang W, Liu G, Cai W, Millard RW, Wang Y, Chang J, Pent T, Fan GC J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2014;74:139-150

Complementary, alternative, and putative nontroponin biomarkers of acute coronary syndrome: New resources for future risk assessment calculators Millard RW, Tranter M Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed). 2014;67(4):312-320

Reduced collagen deposition in infarcted myocardium facilitates induced pluripotent stem cell engraftment and angiomyogenesis for improvement of left ventricular function Dai B, Huang W, Xu M, Millard RW, Gao MH, Hammond HK, Menick DR, Ashraf M, Wang Y J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;58(20):2118-2127

Roseman, Rodney
Assoc Professor, PhD

PTCR effect in BaTiO3: Structural aspects and grain boundary potentials Roseman RD, Mukherjee N Journal of electroceramics. 2003;10(2):117; 117-135; 135

The piezoelectric cochlear implant: Concept, feasibility, challenges, and issues Mukherjee N, Roseman RD, Willging JP J Biomed Mater Res. 2000;53(2):181-187

Effect of BaO and SiO2 addition on PTCR BaTiO3 ceramics Liu G, Roseman R J Mater Sci. 1999;34(18):4439; 4439-4445; 4445

Schaefer, Dale
Professor, PhD

Interfacial morphology of low-voltage anodic aluminium oxide Hu NP, Dong XC, He XY, Argekar S, Zhang Y, Browning JF, Schaefer DW Journal of applied crystallography. 2013;23(5; 5):325606

In situ evolution of trivalent chromium process passive film on al in a corrosive aqueous environment Dong X, Argekar S, Wang P, Schaefer DW ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2011;3(11):4206-4214

How nano are nanocomposites? Schaefer DW, Justice RS Macromolecules. 2007;40(24):8501; 8501-8517; 8517

Schulz, Mark
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, PhD

Micro-crack detection and assessment with embedded carbon nanotube thread in composite materials Hehr A, Schulz M, Shanov V, Song Y Structural health monitoring. 2014;13(5):512; 512-524; 524

Growth termination mechanism of vertically aligned centimeter long carbon nanotube arrays Cho W, Schulz M, Shanov V Carbon (New York). 2014;69:609; 609-620; 620

Materials science. speeding up artificial muscles Schulz M Science. 2012;338(6109):893-894.

Shanov, Vesselin
Professor, PhD

Aligned carbon nanotube/copper sheets: A new electrocatalyst for CO2 reduction to hydrocarbons dagger Koo Y, Malik R, Alvarez N, White L, Shanov VN RSC advances. 2014;4(31):16362; 16362-16367; 16367

CVD growth, characterization and applications of carbon nanostructured materials Shanov V, Cho W, Malik R, Alvarez N, Haase M Surf Coat Technol.2013;230:77; 77-86; 86

Detection of trace zinc by an electrochemical microsensor based on carbon nanotube threads Guo X, Lee WH, Alvarez N, Shanov VN, Heineman WR Electroanalysis (New York, N.Y.). 2013;25(7):1599; 1599- 1604; 1604

Shi, Donglu
Professor, PhD

Photothermal Effects and Toxicity of Fe3O4 Nanoparticles via Near Infrared Laser Irradiation for Cancer Therapy(preprint) Dunn, AW, Ehsan, SM, Mast D, Pauletti, GM, Xu H, Zhang Y, Ewing, RC, Shi DL Materials Science and Engineering: C, 2014

Photoluminescence and photothermal effect of Fe3O4 nanoparticles for medical imaging and therapy M. E. Sadat, Masoud Kaveh, Andrew W. Dunn, H.P.Wagner, Rodney C.Ewing,Jiaming Zhang, Hong Xu, Giovanni M Pauletti, David B. Mast, Donglu Shi  Appl. Physics Letters, 105, 091903 (2014)

Dual surface-functionalized janus nanocomposites of polystyrene/fe(3)O(4)@SiO(2) for simultaneous tumor cell targeting and stimulus-induced drug release Wang F, Pauletti GM, Wang JT, Zhang JM, Ewing RC,    Wang YL, Shi DL Adv Mater. 2013;25(25):3485-3489

Steckl, Andrew
Professor, PhD

Pentacene organic thin-film transistors on flexible paper and glass substrates Zocco AT, You H, Hagen JA, Steckl AJ Nanotechnology. 2014;25(9):094005-4484/25/9/094005. Epub 2014 Feb 12

P-type GaN grown by phase shift epitaxy Zhong M, Roberts J, Kong W, Brown AS, Steckl AJ Appl Phys Lett. 2014;104(1):012108; ARTN 012108

DNA â a new material for photonics? Steckl AJ Nature photonics. 2007;1(1):3; 3-5; 5

Vasudevan, Vijay
Professor, PhD

Simulation-based optimization of laser shock peening process for improved bending fatigue life of Tiâ 6Alâ 2Snâ 4Zrâ 2Mo alloy Bhamare S, Ramakrishnan G, Mannava SR, Langer K, Vasudevan VK Surf Coat Technol. 2013;232:464; 464-474; 474

Comparison of mechanisms of advanced mechanical surface treatments in nickel-based superalloy Gill A, Telang A, Mannava SR, Qian D, Pyoun Y, Soyama H, Vasudevan VK Materials science & engineering.A, Structural materials : properties, microstructure and processing. 2013;576:346; 346-355; 355.

High spatial resolution, high energy synchrotron x-ray diffraction characterization of residual strains and stresses in laser shock peened inconel 718SPF alloy Gill AS, Zhou Z, Lienert U, Almer J, Lahrman DF, Mannava SR, Qian D, Vasudevan VK J Appl Phys. 2012;111(8):084904; ARTN 084904

Zhang, Peng
Associate Professor of Chemistry, PhD

Upconversion nanoparticle-based ligase-assisted method for specific and sensitive detection of T790M mutation in epidermal growth factor receptor Wang P, Joshi P, Alazemi A, Zhang P Biosens Bioelectron. 2014;62:120-126

Simultaneous SERS and surface-enhanced fluorescence from dye- embedded metal core-shell nanoparticles Zhou Y, Zhang P Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2014;16(19):8791-8794

Ligase-assisted signal-amplifiable DNA detection using upconversion nanoparticles Wang P, Ahmadov TO, Lee C, Zhang P RSC advances. 2013;3(37):16326; 16326-16329; 16329