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All papers listed were supported either primarily or partially by our NSEC. An (X) indicates those papers that were fully or primarily supported by our NSEC (i.e., to a level of greater than 50%). Only papers published or in press are listed. NSEC faculty - level researchers are shown in bold.

  • (X) Akcora, P., H. Liu, S. K. Kumar, Y. Li, B. C. Benicewicz, L. S. Schadler, D. Acehan, A. Z. Panagiotopoulos, J. F. Douglas, “Anisotropic Self-assembly of Spherical Polymer-grafted Nanoparticles”, Nature Materials 8, 354-359 (2009)
  • Akhavan, A., J. R. van Ommen, J. Nijenhuis, X. S. Wang, M.-O. Coppens, M. Rhodes, “Improved Drying in a Pulsation-assisted Fluidized Bed”, Ind. Engng Chem. Res., in press (2009)
  • Bhimaraj, P., D. Burris, G. W. Sawyer, C. G. Toney, R. W. Siegel, L. S. Schadler, “Tribological Investigation of the Effects of Particle Size, Loading and Crystallinity on Poly(ethylene) Terephthalate Nanocomposites”, Wear 264, 632-637 (2008)
  • Bhimaraj, P., H. Yang, R. W. Siegel and L. S. Schadler, “Crystal Nucleation and Growth in Poly(ethylene terephthalate)/Alumina-Nanoparticle Composites”, J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 106, 4233-4240 (2008)
  • (X) Brown, A. K., J. Liu, Y. He, Y. Lu,  “Biochemical Characterization of a Uranyl Ion-Specific DNAzyme,” Chem. BioChem., in press (2009)
  • Bult, J., W. G. Sawyer, P. M. Ajayan, L. S. Schadler, “Passivation Oxide Controlled Selective Carbon Nanotube Growth on Metal Substrates”, Nanotechnology, in press (2009)
  • Burris, D. L., T. A. Blanchet, K. Santos, S. L. Lewis, X. Liu, S. K. Pal, S. S. Perry, L. S. Schadler, W. G. Sawyer, “Polytetrafluoroethylene Matrix Nanocomposites For Tribological Applications” in Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites: Friction and Wear and Bulk Materials and Coatings, edited by K. Friedrich, Elsevier, New York, NY (2008)
  • (X) Busbee, J. D., A. T. Griffith, L. V. Natarajan, V. P. Tongdilia, T. J. Bunning, R. A. Vaia and P. V. Braun, “SiO2 Nanoparticle Sequestration via Reactive Functionalization in Holographic Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystals”, Advanced Materials, in press (2009)
  • Butler, J., G. H. Lai, I. Smalyukh, O. Zribi, R. Golestanian, G. C. L. Wong, “Self-organized Gels in DNA/F-Actin Mixtures Without Crosslinkers: Networks of Induced Nematic Domains with Tunable Density”, Phys. Rev. Lett.,101, 218303 (2008)
  • (X) Cao, Z. and Y. Lu, “New Metallo-DNAzymes: Fundamental Studies of Metal-DNA Interactions and Metal Sensing Applications,” In “Metal Complex-DNA Interactions,” Nick Hadjiliadis and Einar Sletten, Eds., Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK, in press (2009)
  • (X) Caruso, M. M., S. R. Schelkopf, A. C. Jackson, A. M. Landry, P. V. Braun and J. S. Moore, “Microcapsules Containing Suspensions of Carbon Nanotubes”, Nano Letters, in press (2009)
  • Christensen, D. O., J. Nijenhuis, J. R. van Ommen, M-O. Coppens, “Improving the Conversion in Fluidised Beds with Secondary Injection”, Fluidization XII (ECI, Engineering Conferences International, NY, 2007; F. Berutti, X. Bi, T. Pugsley, editors), invited to contribute, Powder Techn., 180, 321-31, (2008)
  • Christensen, D. O., J. Nijenhuis, J.R. van Ommen, M.-O. Coppens, “Influence of Distributed Secondary Gas Injection on the Performance of a Bubbling Fluidized-bed Reactor”, Ind. & Eng. Chem. Res., 47(10), 3601-3618 (2008)
  • Christensen, D. O., J. Nijenhuis, J. R. van Ommen, M-O. Coppens, “Residence Times in Fluidized Beds with Secondary Gas Injection”, Powder Technology 180, 321-31 (2008)
  • Christensen, D. O., D. Vervloet, J. Nijenhuis, B.G.M. van Wachem, J. R. van Ommen, M.-O. Coppens, “Insights in Distributed Secondary Gas Injection in a Bubbling Fluidized Bed via Discrete Particle Simulations”, Powder Technology, 183(3), 454-466 (2008)
  • (X) Conrad, J. C. and J. A. Lewis “Direct Imaging of Colloidal Gels during Microchannel Flow,” Langmuir, 24, 7628-34 (2008)
  • (X) Coppens, M.-O., “Multi-scale Nature Inspired Chemical Engineering”.  Invited book chapter for Bridging Scales in Science and Engineering (J. Fish, ed.), Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK (2009)
  • (X) Coppens, M.-O., “Nature Inspired Chemical Engineering: A New Paradigm for Sustainability”,  Centre for Advanced Studies, Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, Oslo, Norway, in press (2009)
  • (X) Coppens, M.-O. and G. Wang, “Optimal Design of Hierarchically Structured Porous Catalysts”.  Invited book chapter for Design of Heterogeneous Catalysts (U. Ozkan, ed.), Wiley (2009)
  • (X) Day, R. and A. E. Garcia, “Water Penetration in the Low and High Pressure States of Ubiquitin”, Proteins, 70: 1175-1184 (2008)
  • (X) Dell’Acqua-Bellavitis, L. M. and R. W. Siegel, “New Rules for the Old Game of Porous Micro- and Nanoparticle Synthesis”, Langmuir, 24, 957-964 (2008)
  • Denkova, A. G., E. Mendes, M.-O. Coppens, “Effects of Salts and Ethanol on the Population and Morphology of Triblock Co-polymer Micelles in Solution”, J. Phys. Chem. B., 112(3), 793-801 (2008)
  • Denkova, A. G., E. Mendes, M.-O. Coppens, “Kinetics and Mechanism of Sphere-to-Rod Transition of Tri-block Copolymer Micelles in Aqueous Solutions”, J. Phys. Chem. B, in press (2009)
  • (X) Dinu, C. Z., S. S. Bale, D. B. Chrisey, J. S. Dordick, “Manipulation of Individual Carbon Nanotubes by Reconstructing the Intracellular Transport of a Living Cell”, Adv. Mater., in press (2009)
  • (X) Dinu, C. Z., S. S. Bale, G. Zhu, J. S. Dordick, “Tubulin Encapsulation of Carbon Nanotubes into Functional Hybrid Assemblies”, Small, in press (2009)
  • Dulgar-Tulloch, A. J., R. Bizios, R. W. Siegel, “Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Adhesion and Proliferation in Response to Ceramic Chemistry and Nanoscale Topography”, J.  Biomed. Mater. Res., in press, on-line version available (2009)
  • Fernandes, T. G., S.-J. Kwon, M.-Y. Lee, D. S. Clark, J. M. S. Cabral, J. S. Dordick, “An On-chip, Cell-based Microarray Immunofluorescence Assay for High-throughput Analysis of Target Proteins”, Anal. Chem. 80, 6633-6639 (2008)
  • (X) Garcia, A. E. and D. Paschek, “Simulation of the Pressure and Temperature Folding/Unfolding of a Small RNA Hairpin”, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 130:815-17 (2008)
  • Gnanakaran, S., B. Scott, T. M. McCleskey, A. E Garcia, “Perturbation of Local Solvent Structure by a Small Dication: Structural, Spectroscopic and Reactive Properties of Beryllium Ion in Water”, J. Phys. Chem.  B 112: 2958-2963 (2008)
  • Godawat, R., S. Jamadagni, J. R. Errington, and S. Garde, “Structure, Stability, and Rupture of Free and Supported Liquid Films and Assemblies in Molecular Simulations”, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 47, 3582-3590 (2008)
  • Goel, G., M. V. Athawale, S. Garde, and T. M. Truskett, “Attractions, Water Structure, and Thermodynamics of Hydrophobic Collapse”, J. Phys. Chem. B., 112, 13193-13196 (2008)
  • (X) Gough, D. V., A. Wolosiuk, and P. V. Braun, “Mesoporous ZnS Nanorattles: Programmed Size Selected Access to Encapsulated Enzymes”, Nano Letters, in press (2009)
  • Herth, S., D. Miranda, R. H. Doremus, and R. W. Siegel, “Modifications of Multi-wall Carbon Nanotubes with B Vapor and their Effects on the Mechanical Properties of Boron Carbide Matrix Nanocomposites”, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 8, 3106-3111 (2008)
  • (X) Herce, H. D. and A. E. Garcia, “Cell Penetrating Peptides: How Do They Do It?”, Biological Physics, in press (2009)
  • Horner, D. A., J. D. Kress, and L. A. Collins, “Quantum Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Warm, Dense Lithium Hydride:  Examination of Mixing Rules”, Physical Review B, 77, 064102 (2008)
  • Hwang, M., H. Yang, S. Park, D. H. Lee, K. Cho, “Effect of Solvent Type and Aging on Structure Development in Thermoreversible Poly(vinyl chloride) Gels”, J. Polym. Sci. B: Polym. Phys. 46, 263 (2008)
  • (X) Jamadagni, S. N., R. Godawat, J. S. Dordick, S. Garde, “How Interfaces Affect Hydrophobically Driven Polymer Folding”, J. Phys. Chem. B, in press (2009)
  • (X) Jayaraman, A. and K. S. Schweizer, “Structure and Assembly of Dense Solutions and Melts of Tethered Nanoparticles”, J. Chemical Physics, 128, 164904 (2008).
  • (X) Jayaraman, A. and K. S. Schweizer, “Structure and Assembly of Multi-tethered Nanoparticles in Dense Solutions and Melts: Role of Number and Location of Tethers”, Langmuir, 24, 11119 (2008).
  • Joshi, A., S. Punyani, S. S. Bale, H. Yang, T. Borca-Tasçiuc, R. S. Kane, “Nanotube Assisted Protein Deactivation”, Nature Nanotechnology, 3, 41-45 (2008)
  • Jung, N., H. Seo, D. Lee, C. Y. Ryu, S. Jeon, “Nanomechanical Thermal Analysis of the Glass Transition of Polystyrene using Silicon Cantilevers”, Macromolecules, 41(19), 6873-6875 (2008)
  • Kamphaus, J. M., J. D. Rule, J. S. Moore, N. R. Sottos, S. R. White, “A New Self-healing Epoxy with Tungsten (VI) Chloride Catalyst”, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 5, 95-103 (2008)
  • Kesapragada, S. V., T-J. Yim, J. S. Dordick, R. S. Kane, D. Gall, “Selective Assembly of Multi-component Nanosprings  and Nanorods”, Nanotechnology, in press (2009)
  • Kim, H.-K., J. Li, N. Nagraj, Y. Lu, “Probing Metal Binding in the 8-17 DNAzyme via TbIII Luminescence Spectroscopy,” Chem. Eur. J. 14, 8696-8703 (2008)
  • Kim,  J. Q., A. N. Noemaun, F. W. Mont, D. Meyaard, D. J. Poxson, H. Kim, C. Sone, Y. Park, and E. F. Schubert, “Elimination of Total Internal Reflection in GaInN Light-emitting Diodes by Graded-Refractive Index Micro-pillars”, Appl. Phys Lett., in press (2009)
  • Kress, J. D., D. A. Wrobleski, D. A. Langlois, E. B. Orler, J. M. Lightfoot, W. A. Rodin, C. Huddleston, L. Woods, B. G. Russell, M. R. Salazar, and D. K. Pauler, “Aging of the Binder in Plastic-bonded Explosive PBX 9501 and Free-radical Oxidation”, ACS Symposium Series 1004, eds. M. C. Celina, J. S. Wiggins, N.C. Billingham, 227-238 (2009)
  • (X) Lee, J.-H., Z. Wang, J. Liu, Y. Lu, “Highly Sensitive and Selective Colorimetric Sensors for Uranyl (UO22+): Development and Comparison of Labeled and Label-Free DNAzyme-Gold Nanoparticle Systems”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 130, 14217-14226 (2008)
  • Lee, M.-Y., R. A. Kumar, S. M. Sukumaran, M. G. Hogg, D. S. Clark, J. S. Dordick “Three-dimensional Cellular Microarray for High-throughput Toxicology Assays”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 105, 59-63 (2008)
  • (X) Lewis, J. A., “Novel Inks for Direct-Write Assembly of 3-D Periodic Structures”, Materials Matters, Sigma-Aldrich, invited (2008)
  • (X) Li, Y. and B. C. Benicewicz, “Functionalization of Silica Nanoparticles via the Combination of Surface-initiated RAFT Polymerization and Click Reactions”, Macromolecules, 41, 7986-7992 (2008).
  • Li, Y., L. S. Schadler, B. C. Benicewicz, “Surface and Particle Modification via the RAFT Process: Approach and Properties”, in Handbook of RAFT Polymerization, Ed. C. Barner-Kowollik, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, Chapt. 11, 478-484 (2008)
  • (X) Liu, J. and Y. Lu, “Colorimetric Biosensors Based on Directed Assembly of Nanoparticles with Functional DNA,” In “Functional Nucleic Acids for Sensing and Other Analytical Applications,” Edited by Yi Lu and Yingfu Li, Springer, NYC, NY, in press (2009)
  • (X) Lu, Y. and J. Liu, “Catalyst-functionalized Nanomaterials,” WIREs Nanomed Nanobiotechnology 1, 35 (2008)
  • (X) Lu, Y. and Y. Li, “Functional Nucleic Acids for Sensing and Other Analytical Applications,” Springer, NYC, NY, in press (2009)
  • (X) Malek, K. and M.-O. Coppens, “Molecular Simulations of Solute Transport in Xylose isomerase Crystals”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 112(5), 1549-1554 (2008)
  • (X) Malek, K. and M.-O. Coppens, “Reply to Comment on ‘Diffusion of Water and Sodium Counter-ions in Nanopores of Beta-lactoglobulin Crystal: A Molecular Simulation Study”, Nanotechnology, 19(43), 438002, 3 pp., doi:10.1088/0957-4484/19/43/438002 (2008)
  • Mazumdar, D., J. Liu, Y. Lu, “Functional Nucleic Acid-directed Assembly of Nanomaterials and their Applications as Colorimetric and Fluorescent Sensors for Trace Contaminants in Water”, in Nanotechnology Applications: Solutions for Improving Water Quality (Eds. Mamadou Diallo, Jeremiah Duncan, Nora Savage, Anita Street & Richard Sustich), in press (2009)
  • (X) McDaniel, H. and M. Shim, “Size and Growth Rate Dependent Structural Diversification of Fe3O4/CdS Anisotropic Nanocrystal Heterostructures”, ACS Nano, in press (2009).
  • Mishra, A., Gordon, V., L. Yang, R. Coridan, G. C. L. Wong, “HIV TAT perforates membranes by inducing saddle-splay curvature: potential role of bidentate hydrogen bonding”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 47, 2986-2989 (2008)
  • Mont, F. W., J. K. Kim, M. F. Schubert, E. F. Schubert, R. W. Siegel, “High Refractive Index TiO2-Nanoparticle-Loaded Encapsulants for Light-emitting Diodes”, J. Appl. Phys. 103, 083120, 1-6 (2008)
  • Naumov, S., R. Valiullin, J. Kärger, R. Pitchumani, M.-O. Coppens, “Tracing Pore Connectivity and Architecture in Nanostructured Silica SBA-15” Microp. Mesop. Mat. 110, 37-40 (2008)
  • (X) Pangule, R. C., S. S. Bale, D. A. Shah, A. Joshi, P. Asuri, J. S. Dordick, R. S. Kane, “Biomolecule-Nanomaterial Interactions: Effect on Biomolecule Structure, Function, and Stability”, in press (2009)
  • Pitchumani, R., A. Schmidt-Ott, M.-O. Coppens, “Continuous Synthesis by Spray Drying of Remarkably Stable Mesoporous Silica and Aluminosilica Catalysts, Using Industrial Raw Materials”, Microp. Mesop. Mater., in press (2009)
  • Pitchumani, R., A. Schmidt-Ott, M-O. Coppens, “Statistics-aided Optimal Design of the Continuous Aerosol-based Synthesis of Nanostructured Silica Supports”, J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, (special issue, invited), in press (2009)
  • Poxson, D. J., F. W. Mont, M. F. Schubert, J.-K. Kim, E. F. Schubert, “Quantification of Porosity and Deposition Rate of Nanoporous Films Grown by Oblique-angle Deposition”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 93, 101914 (September 2008)
  • Poxson, D. J., M. F. Schubert, F. W. Mont, J. K. Kim, E. F. Schubert, “Broadband Omnidirectional Antireflection Coatings Optimized by Genetic Algorithm”, Opt. Lett. 34, 728-730 (2009)
  • Purdy Drew, J., L. K. Sanders, Z. Culumber, O. Zribi, G. C. L. Wong, “Cationic Amphiphiles Increase Activity of Aminoglycoside Antibiotic Tobramycin in the Presence of Airway Polyelectroytes”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., ASAP (2008)
  • Rasaiah, J. C., S. Garde, and G. Hummer, “Water in Nonpolar Confinement: From Nanotubes to Proteins and Beyond”, Annual Reviews in Physical Chemistry, 59, 713-740 (2008)
  • Salazar, M. R., J. D. Kress, J. M. Lightfoot, B. G. Russell, W. A. Rodin, and L. Woods, “Experimental Study of the Oxidative Degradation of PBX 9501 and Its Components”, Propellants, Explosives, Pyrotechnics, 33, 182-202 (2008)
  • (X) Saltzman, E. J., G. Yatsenko, K. S. Schweizer, “Anomalous Diffusion, Structural Relaxation and Shear Thinning in Glassy Hard Sphere Fluids”, J. Physics-Condensed Matter, 20, 244129 (2008).
  • (X) Serdakowski, A. L. and J. S. Dordick, “Enzyme Activation for Organic Solvents Made Easy”, Trends Biotechnol. 26, 48-54 (2008)
  • (X) Sgourakis, N. G., and A. E. Garcia, “Global Versus Local Features of an Unfolded Peptide System – Ab42 Modeled by Dynamics Simulations and NMR Experiments”,  for book entitled “From Denatured States to Intrinsically Disordered”, Vladimir Uversky and T. Creamer, Editors, in press (2009)
  • (X) Shah, D., R. C. Pangule, S. S. Bale, P. Asuri, A. Joshi, A. Banerjee, D. Vance, J. S.  Dordick, R. S. Kane, “Preparation and Characterization of Carbon Nanotube-Protein Conjugates”, in press (2009)
  • (X) Shang, W., J. H. Nuffer, V. A. Muñiz-Papandrea, W. Colón, R. W. Siegel, J. S. Dordick, “Cytochrome C on Silica Nanoparticles: Influence of Nanoparticle Size on Protein Structure, Stability and Activity”, Small, 5, 470-476 (2009)
  • Shang, W., D. E. Crone, H. Yang, J. S. Dordick, R. E. Palazzo , R. W. Siegel, “Using Centrosome Fragments in the Directed Assembly of Microtubules”, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 9, 871-875 (2009)
  • (X) Shenogina, N., P. Keblinski, and S. Garde, “Frequency-dependent Dynamical Coupling between Water and Protein via Thermal Analysis”, Journal of Chemical Physics, 129, Article #155105, 5 pages, (2008)
  • (X) Smaldone, R. A. and J. S. Moore, “Sequence Dependance of Methylation Rate Enhancement in Meta-phenyleneethynylene Foldamers”, (Communication from Chem. Commum), The Royal Society of Chemistry, DOI:10, 1039/b716122k (2008)
  • (X) Son, D., A. Wolosiuk, P. V. Braun, “Double Direct Templated Hollow ZnS Microspheres Formed on Chemically Modified Silica Colloids”, Chemistry of Materials, DOI: 10.1021/cm8017852 (2009)
  • Son, Y., S. K. Pal, T. Borca-Tasciuc, P. M. Ajayan, R. W. Siegel, “Thermal Resistance of the Native Interface between Vertically Aligned Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Arrays and their SiO2/Si Substrate”, J. Appl. Phys., 103, 024911, 1-7 (2008)
  • (X) Thomin, J. D., P. Keblinski, and S. K. Kumar, “Network Effects on the Non-linear Rheology of Polymer Nanocomposites”, Macromolecules 41, 5988-5991, (2008)
  • (X) Viehman, D. C. and K. S. Schweizer, “Cooperative Activated Dynamics in Dense Mixtures of Hard and Sticky Spheres”, Physical Review E, 78 051404 (2008)
  • (X) Viehman, D. C. and K. S. Schweizer, “Dynamics of Tracer Particles in Gel-Like Media”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 112, 16110 (2008)
  • (X) Viehman, D. C. and K. S. Schweizer, “Theory of Gelation, Vitrfication and Activated Barrier Hopping in Mixtures of Hard and Sticky Spheres”, J. Chem. Physics, 128, 084508 (2008)
  • (X) Wang, G. and M.-O. Coppens, “Calculation of the Optimal Macropore Size in Nanoporous Catalysts and its Application to DeNOx Catalysis”, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 47(11), 3847-3855 (2008)
  • (X) Wang, G., M.-O. Coppens, C. R. Kleijn, “A Tailored Strategy for PDE-based Design of Hierarchically Structured Porous Catalysts”, Int. J. for Multiscale Comp. Eng.,  6(2), 179-190 (2008)
  • Wang, G., C. R. Kleijn, M.-O. Coppens, “Multi-scale PDE-based Design of Hierarchically Structured Porous Catalysts”.  Invited book chapter for Advanced Computational Methods in Science and Engineering (B. Koren and C. Vuik, ed.), Springer Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering (2009)
  • Wang, J., J. C. Groen, and M.-O. Coppens, “Unified Formation Mechanism of Disordered Mesoporous Silica, Structured by Means of Nontemplating Organic Additives”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112(49), 19336-19345 (2008)
  • Wang, J., J. C. Groen, W. Yue, W. Zhou, M-O. Coppens, “Facile Synthesis of ZSM-5 Composites with Hierarchical Porosity”, J. Mater. Chem. 18, 468-74 (2008)
  • Wang, J., J. C. Groen, W. Yue, W. Zhou, M.-O. Coppens, “TUD-C: A Tunable, Hierarchically Structured Mesoporous Zeolite Composite”, Microp. Mesop. Mater., in press (2009)
  • Wang, Z., J.-H. Lee, Y. Lu, “Highly Sensitive “Turn-on” Fluorescent Sensor for Hg2+ in Aqueous Solution Based on Structure-switching DNA”, Chem. Comm., 6005–6007 (2008)
  • (X) Wang, Z., J.-H. Lee, Y. Lu, “Label-free Colorimetric Detection of Lead Ions with a Nanomolar Detection Limit and Tunable Dynamic Range by using Gold Nanoparticles and DNAzyme”, Adv. Mat., 20, 3263–3267 (2008)
  • (X) Wang, Z. and Y. Lu, “Functional DNA Directed Assembly of Nanomaterials for Biosensing”, J. Mater. Chem., in press (2009)
  • Wernette, D. P., J. Liu, P. W. Bohn, Y. Lu, “Functional DNA-Based Nanoscale Materials and Devices for Sensing Trace Contaminants in Water”, MRS Bulletin 33, 34-41 (2008)
  • Wrobleski, D. A., D. A. Langlois, E. B. Orler, A. Labouriau, M. Uribe, R. Houlton, J. D. Kress, and B. Kendrick, “Accelerated Aging and Characterization of a Plasticized Poly(Ester Urethane) Binder”, in “Polymer Degradation and Performance”, ACS Symposium Series 1004, eds. M. C. Celina, J. S. Wiggins, N. C. Billingham, 181-196 (2009)
  • Yang, L., V. Gordon, D. Trinkle, M. Davis, C. deVries, A. Som, J. Cronan, G. Tew, G. C. L. Wong, “Mechanism of a Prototypical Synthetic Membrane-active Antimicrobial: Efficient Hole Punching via Interactions Negative Curvature Lipids”, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, 105 20595-20600 (2008)
  • Yang, H., L. Yang, M-M. Ling, S. Lastella, D. D. Gandhi, G. Ramanath, Z. Bao, and C. Y. Ryu, “Aging Susceptibility of Terrace-like Pentacene Films”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112(42), 16161-16724, featured as the cover article of the journal (2008)
  • (X) Yigit, M. V., D. Mazumdar, Y. Lu, “MRI Detection of Thrombin with Aptamer Functionalized Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles”, Bioconjugate Chem 19, 412-417 (2008)
  • (X) Zhao, S., L. S. Schadler, H. Hillborg, T. Auletta, “Improvements and Mechanisms of Fracture and Fatigue Properties of Well-dispersed Alumina/Epoxy Nanocomposites,” Composite Science and Technology, in press, on-line version available (2009)
  • (X) Zhao, S., L. S. Schadler, H. Hillborg, T. Auletta, “Mechanisms Leading to Improved Mechanical Performance in Nanoscale Alumina Filled Epoxy,” Composite Science and Technology, in press, on-line version available (2009)
  • Zschiegner, S., S. Russ, R. Valiullin, M.-O. Coppens, A. J. Dammers, A. Bunde, J. Kärger, “Normal and Anomalous Diffusion of Non-interacting Particles in Linear Nanopores”, Eur. Phys. J. – Special Topics, 161, 109-120 (2008)