Thrust One – 2013

Mondal, J.; Mahanthappa, M. K.; Yethiraj, A. J., “Self-Assembly of Gemini Surfactants: A Computer Simulation Study,” Phys. Chem. B,117(16) 4254-4262 (2013) [Link]

Efremov, M. Y., Thode, C., & Nealey, P. F. “Demonstration of glass transition temperature shift in thin supported polystyrene films by internal reference method”. Review of Scientific Instruments84(2), 023905-023905. (2013) [Link]

Welander, A. M., Craig, G. S., Tada, Y., Yoshida, H., & Nealey, P. F. “Directed Assembly of Block Copolymers in Thin to Thick Films”. Macromolecules, 46 (10), pp 3915–3921 (2013).[Link]

Kim, S., Nealey, P. F., & Bates, F. S. “Directed Assembly of Lamellae Forming Block Copolymer Thin Films near the Order-Disorder Transition”. Nano Lett., 14 (1), pp 148–152 (2013).[Link]

Sweat, D. P., Kim, M., Yu, X., & Gopalan, P. “A Single-Component Inimer Containing Cross-Linkable Ultrathin Polymer Coating for Dense Polymer Brush Growth”. Langmuir29(11), 3805-3812 (2013).[Link]

Sweat, D. P., Kim, M., Yu, X., Schmitt, S. K., Han, E., Choi, J. W., & Gopalan, P. “A Dual Functional Layer for Block Copolymer Self-Assembly and the Growth of Nanopatterned Polymer Brushes”. Langmuir, 29 (41), pp 12858–12865 (2013).[Link]

Onses, M. S., & Nealey, P. F. “Tunable Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles on Nanopatterned Poly (ethylene glycol) Brushes”. Small9(24), 4168-4174 (2013).[Link]

Liu, C. C., Ramírez-Hernández, A., Han, E., Craig, G. S., Tada, Y., Yoshida, H., Kang, H., Ji, S., Gopalan, P., de Pablo, J.J., & Nealey, P. F. “Chemical Patterns for Directed Self-Assembly of Lamellae-Forming Block Copolymers with Density Multiplication of Features”. Macromolecules, 46(4), 1415-1424 (2013).[Link]

Widin, J. M., Kim, M., Schmitt, A. K., Han, E., Gopalan, P., & Mahanthappa, M. K. “Bulk and Thin Film Morphological Behavior of Broad Dispersity Poly (styrene-b-methyl methacrylate) Diblock Copolymers”. Macromolecules46(11), 4472–4480 (2013)[Link]

Hu. H., Rangou, S., Kim, M., Gopalan, P., Filiz V., Avgeropoulos. A., and Osuji. C.O., “Continuous Equilibrated Growth of Ordered Block Copolymer Thin Films by Electrospray Deposition.” ACS Nano 7(4): 2960-2970 (2013)[Link]

Janes, D. W., Thode, C. J., Willson, C. G., Nealey, P. F., & Ellison, C. J. “Light-Activated Replication of Block Copolymer Fingerprint Patterns”. Macromolecules46 (11) 4510–4519 (2013).[Link]

Kim, S., Bates, C. M., Thio, A., Cushen, J. D., Ellison, C. J., Willson, C. G., & Bates, F. S. “Consequences of Surface Neutralization in Diblock Copolymer Thin Films”. ACS Nano, 7(11), 9905-9919 (2013).[Link]

Kim, M.; Han, E.; Sweat, D.; Gopalan, P. “Interplay of Surface Chemical Composition and Film Thickness on Graphoepitaxial Assembly of Asymmetric Block Copolymers”.  Soft Matter9, 6135-6141 (2013).[Link]

Thrust Two – 2013

Forticaux, A.; Hacialioglu, S.; Dziedzic, R.; Degrave, J. P.; Jin, S., “3D Three-Dimensional Mesoscale Heterostructures of ZnO Nanowire Arrays Epitaxially Grown on CuGaO2 Nanoplates as Individual Diodes”, ACS Nano7(9) 8224-8232 (2013).[Link]

Liu, R., Chen, X., Gellman, S. H., & Masters, K. S. “Nylon-3 Polymers That Enable Selective Culture of Endothelial Cells”. J. Am Chem Soc135(44), 16296-16299. (2013).[Link]

Hayouka, Z., Chakraborty, S., Liu, R., Boersma, M. D., Weisblum, B., & Gellman, S. H. “Interplay among Subunit Identity, Subunit Proportion, Chain Length, and Stereochemistry in the Activity Profile of Sequence-Random Peptide Mixtures”. J. Am. Chem. Soc135(32), 11748-11751 (2013).[Link]

Hayouka, Z., Mortenson, D. E., Kreitler, D. F., Weisblum, B., Forest, K. T., & Gellman, S. H. “Evidence for Phenylalanine Zipper-Mediated Dimerization in the X-ray Crystal Structure of a Magainin 2 Analogue”. J. Am. Chem Soc135(42), 15738-15741 (2013).[Link]

Meng, F., Estruga, M., Forticaux, A., Morin, S. A., Wu, Q., Hu, Z., & Jin, S. “Formation of Stacking Faults and the Screw Dislocation-Driven Growth: A Case Study of Aluminum Nitride Nanowires” ACS Nano(12), 11369–11378 (2013).[Link]

McGovern M., de Pablo J.J., “A boundary correction algorithm for metadynamics in multiple dimensions”, J. Chem. Phys., 139, 084102 (2013)[Link]

Z. Hayouka, S.Chakraborty, R. Liu, M.D. Boersma, B. Weisblum, S.H. Gellman, “Interplay among Subunit Identity, Subunit Proportion, Chain Length, and Stereochemistry in the Activity Profile of Sequence-Random Peptide Mixtures”. J. Am. Chem. Soc135(32), 11748-11751 (2013)[Link]


Thrust Three – 2013

Kounovsky-Shafer, K.L., Hernández-Ortiz, J.P., Jo, K., Odijk, T., de Pablo, J.J.; Schwartz, D.C., “Presentation of large DNA molecules for analysis as nanoconfined dumbbells,” Macromolecules 46(20) 8356-8368 (2013[Link]

Hinckley, D. M., Freeman, G. S., Whitmer, J. K., & de Pablo, J. J. ”An experimentally-informed coarse-grained 3-site-per-nucleotide model of DNA: Structure, thermodynamics, and dynamics of hybridization”. J. Chem. Phys139(14),144903 (2013)[Link]

Ramírez-Hernández, A., Müller, M., & de Pablo, J. J. “Theoretically informed entangled polymer simulations: linear and non-linear rheology of melts”. Soft Matter, 9(6), 2030-2036 (2013).[Link]

Ramírez-Hernández, A., Detcheverry, F. A., Peters, B. L., Chappa, V. C., Schweizer, K. S., Müller, M., & de Pablo, J. J. “Dynamical Simulations of Coarse Grain Polymeric Systems: Rouse and Entangled Dynamics”. Macromolecules, 46(15), 6287-6299. (2013).[Link]

Thrust Four – 2013

Bar-Ilan, O.; Peterson, R.E.; Heideman, W., “Using zebrafish to study the biological impact of metal and metal oxide nanoparticles”. Int. J. Biomed. Nanosci. Nanotechnol3(1-2) 19-37 (2013).[Link]

Bar-Ilan, O.; Chuang, C.C.; Schwahn, D.J.; Yang, S.; Joshi, S.; Pedersen, J.A.; Hamers, R.J.; Peterson, R.E.; Heideman, W, “TiO2 nanoparticle exposure and illumination during zebrafish development:  Mortality at parts per billion concentrations”. Environ. Sci. Technol.47(9) 4726-4733 (2013).[Link]

Wiecinski, P.N.; Metz, K.M.; Peterson, R.E.; Heideman, W.; Hamers, R.J.; Pedersen, J.A., “Toxicity of oxidatively degraded quantum dots to Developing Zebrafish (Danio rerio),” Environ. Sci. Technol. 47(16) 9132-9139 (2013)[Link]

Gerken, J. B., Rigsby, M. L.,Ruther, R. E., Pérez-Rodríguez, R. J., Guzei, I. A., Hamers, R. J., & Stahl, S. S. “Modular Synthesis of Alkyne-Substituted Ruthenium Polypyridyl Complexes Suitable for “Click” Coupling”. Inorganic Chem52(6), 2796-2798. (2013).[Link]

Yang, S. P., Bar-Ilan, O., Peterson, R. E., Heideman, W., Hamers, R. J., & Pedersen, J. A. “Influence of humic acid on titanium dioxide nanoparticle toxicity to developing zebrafish”. Environmental Science & Tech47(9), pp 4718–4725 (2013).[Link]


Seeds – 2013

Dustin W. Janes, Christopher J. Thode, C. Grant Willson, Paul F. Nealey, and Christopher J. Ellison, “Light-Activated Replication of Block Copolymer Fingerprint Patterns” Macromolecules46 (11), 4510–4519 (2013)[Link]

Societal Implications – 2013

Anderson, A. A.; Brossard, D.; Scheufele, D. A.; Xenos, M. A.; Ladwig, P., “Crude comments and concern: Online incivility’s effect on risk perceptions of emerging technologies,” Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication. (2013). [Link]

Brossard, D.; Scheufele, D. A., “Science, New Media, and the Public,” Science, 339(6115), 40-41. (2013). [Link]

Anderson, A. A.; Kim, J.; Scheufele, D. A.; Brossard, D.; Xenos, M. A., “What’s in a name?: How we define nanotech shapes public reactions,” Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 15(2), 1-5. (2013). [Link]

Runge, K. K.; Yeo, S. K.; Cacciatore, M. A.; Scheufele, D. A.; Brossard, D.; Xenos, M. A.; Kim, J.; Li, N.; Liang, X.; Stubbings, M.; Su, L. Y.-F., “Tweeting nano: How public discourse about nanotechnology develop in social media environments,” Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 15(1381). (2013). [Link]

Kim, J., Yeo, S. K., Brossard, D., Scheufele, D. A., & Xenos, M. A. “Disentangling the Influence of Value Predispositions and Risk/Benefit Perceptions on Support for Nanotechnology Among the American Public”. Risk Analysis. DOI: 10.1111/risa.12141 (2013).[Link]

Yeo, S. K., Cacciatore, M. A., Brossard, D., Scheufele, D. A., Runge, K., Su, L. Y., Kim, J., Xenos, M.A. & Corley, E. A. “Partisan amplification of risk: American perceptions of nuclear energy risk in the wake of the Fukushima Daiichi disaster”. Energy Policy. doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.11.061 (2013).[Link]

Liang, X., Ho, S. S., Brossard, D., Xenos, M. A., Scheufele, D. A., Anderson, A. A., Hao, S., & He, X. “Value predispositions as perceptual filters: Comparing of public attitudes toward nanotechnology in the United States and Singapore”. Public Understanding of Science23(1) (2013).[Link]

Facilities – 2013

Jacobson, K.H.; Kuech, T.R.; Pedersen, J.A. “Attachment of pathogenic prion protein to model oxide surfaces”. Environ. Sci. Technol.47(13) 6925-6934 (2013).[Link]

Lito, P., Hu, L., Ye, Z., Efremov, M. Y., & Allen, L. H.. “Size Effect and Odd− Even Alternation in the Melting of Single and Stacked AgSCn Layers: Synthesis and Nanocalorimetry Measurements”. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 14286-14298 (2013).[Link]

Wouters, J. J., Lado, J. J., Tejedor-Tejedor, M. I., Perez-Roa, R., & Anderson, M. A. “Carbon fiber sheets coated with thin-films of SiO2 and γ-A2O3 as electrodes in capacitive deionization: Relationship between properties of the oxide films and electrode performance”. Electrochimica Acta112, 763-773. (2013).[Link]

C.-C. Chang, D. Botez, L. Wan, P. F. Nealey, S. Ruder and T. F. Kuech “Fabrication of large-area, high-density Ni nanopillar arrays on GaAs substrates using diblock copolymer lithography and electrodeposition” J. Vac Science Tech 31(3) 031801 (2013)[Link]

R. E. Moss, R.E. Pérez-Roa, M. A. Anderson “Electrochemical response of titania, zirconia, and alumina electrodes to phosphate adsorption”Electrochimica Acta 104, 314-321 (2013)[Link]

D.R. Skoff, J.E. Laaser, S.S. Mukherjee, C.T. Middleton, M. Zanni “Simplified and Economical 2D IR Spectrometer Design Source Code Using a Dual Acousto-optic Modulator”Chem Phys 422, 8-15 (2013)