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Extensional Flow Behavior of Methylcellulose Solutions Containing Fibrils

Morozova, S., Schmidt, P. W., Metaxas, A., Bates, F. S., Lodge, T. P. & Dutcher, C. S. 2018 In : ACS Macro Letters. 7, 3, p. 347-352 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylcellulose
Salts
Drop breakup
Shear thinning
Relaxation time

Gelation, Phase Separation, and Fibril Formation in Aqueous Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose Solutions

Lodge, T. P., Maxwell, A. L., Lott, J. R., Schmidt, P. W., McAllister, J. W., Morozova, S., Bates, F. S., Li, Y. & Sammler, R. L. Jan 1 2018 In : Biomacromolecules. 19, 3, p. 816-824 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gelation
Neutron scattering
High resolution transmission electron microscopy
X ray scattering
Hydrogels

Influence of rheology on renewable pressure-sensitive adhesives from a triblock copolymer

Ewert, T. R., Mannion, A. M., Coughlin, M. L., Macosko, C. W. & Bates, F. S. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Rheology. 62, 1, p. 161-170 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheology
rheology
adhesives
Block copolymers
Adhesives

Maintaining Hydrophobic Drug Supersaturation in a Micelle Corona Reservoir

Li, Z., Lenk, T. I., Yao, L. J., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P. Jan 23 2018 In : Macromolecules. 51, 2, p. 540-551

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citations

Revisiting the Anionic Polymerization of Methyl Ethacrylate

Kennemur, J. G., Bates, F. S. & Hillmyer, M. A. Jan 5 2018 In : Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 219, 1, 1700282

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anionic polymerization
Molar mass
polymerization
Polystyrenes
X ray scattering

The Order–Disorder Transition in Graft Block Copolymers

Maher, M. J., Jones, S. D., Zografos, A., Xu, J., Schibur, H. J. & Bates, F. S. Jan 9 2018 In : Macromolecules. 51, 1, p. 232-241

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017
77 Citations

50th anniversary perspective: Block polymers-pure potential

Bates, C. M. & Bates, F. S. Jan 1 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 1, p. 3-22 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Macromolecules
Block copolymers
Surface-Active Agents
Surface active agents
Physics
1 Citations

Accelerating self-consistent field theory of block polymers in a variable unit cell

Arora, A., Morse, D. C., Bates, F. S. & Dorfman, K. D. Jun 28 2017 In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 146, 24, 244902

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phase behavior
Computational efficiency
Block copolymers
self consistent fields
polymers
Lipid bilayers
Surface tension
lipids
Molecular dynamics
copolymers

Block Copolymer Micelle Toughened Isotactic Polypropylene

Xu, J., Howard, M. J., Mittal, V. & Bates, F. S. Sep 12 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 17, p. 6421-6432 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polypropylenes
Micelles
Block copolymers
Rubber
Ethylene
4 Citations

Chemical End Group Modified Diblock Copolymers Elucidate Anchor and Chain Mechanism of Membrane Stabilization

Houang, E. M., Haman, K. J., Kim, M., Zhang, W., Lowe, D. A., Sham, Y. Y., Lodge, T. P., Hackel, B. J., Bates, F. S. & Metzger, J. M. Jul 3 2017 In : Molecular Pharmaceutics. 14, 7, p. 2333-2339 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Membranes
Poloxamer
Ethylene Oxide
Muscular Dystrophies
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
25 Citations

Combining polyethylene and polypropylene: Enhanced performance with PE/iPP multiblock polymers

Eagan, J. M., Xu, J., Di Girolamo, R., Thurber, C. M., Macosko, C. W., La Pointe, A. M., Bates, F. S. & Coates, G. W. Feb 24 2017 In : Science. 355, 6327, p. 814-816 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polypropylenes
Polyethylene
Polymers
Recycling
Alkenes
12 Citations

Conformational Asymmetry and Quasicrystal Approximants in Linear Diblock Copolymers

Schulze, M. W., Lewis, R. M., Lettow, J. H., Hickey, R. J., Gillard, T. M., Hillmyer, M. A. & Bates, F. S. May 16 2017 In : Physical Review Letters. 118, 20, 207801

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

copolymers
asymmetry
minorities
x ray scattering
self consistent fields

Design and Characterization of a PVLA-PEG-PVLA Thermosensitive and Biodegradable Hydrogel

Vidyasagar, A., Ku, S. H., Kim, M., Kim, M., Lee, H. S., Pearce, T. R., McCormick, A. V., Bates, F. S. & Kokkoli, E. Oct 17 2017 In : ACS Macro Letters. 6, 10, p. 1134-1139 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogel
Hydrogels
Polyethylene glycols
Gelation
Rheology
4 Citations

Direct Observation of Nanostructures during Aqueous Dissolution of Polymer/Drug Particles

Ricarte, R. G., Li, Z., Johnson, L. M., Ting, J. M., Reineke, T. M., Bates, F. S., Hillmyer, M. A. & Lodge, T. P. Apr 25 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 8, p. 3143-3152 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydroxypropylmethylcellulose acetate succinate
Nanostructures
Dispersions
Polymers
Dissolution
2 Citations

Effect of Branching and Molecular Weight on Heterogeneous Catalytic Deuterium Exchange in Polyolefins

Zeng, Y., López-Barrón, C. R., Kang, S., Eberle, A. P. R., Lodge, T. P. & Bates, F. S. Sep 12 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 17, p. 6849-6860 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deuterium
Polyolefins
Molecular weight
Labeling
Isotopes
5 Citations

Enhanced Performance of Blended Polymer Excipients in Delivering a Hydrophobic Drug through the Synergistic Action of Micelles and HPMCAS

Li, Z., Johnson, L. M., Ricarte, R. G., Yao, L. J., Hillmyer, M. A., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P. Mar 21 2017 In : Langmuir. 33, 11, p. 2837-2848 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydroxypropylmethylcellulose acetate succinate
Excipients
Micelles
acetates
Supersaturation

Functionalization of Cadmium Selenide Quantum Dots with Poly(ethylene glycol): Ligand Exchange, Surface Coverage, and Dispersion Stability

Wenger, W. N., Bates, F. S. & Aydil, E. S. Aug 22 2017 In : Langmuir. 33, 33, p. 8239-8245 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cadmium selenides
Cadmium
Polyethylene glycols
Semiconductor quantum dots
glycols
11 Citations

Impact of Polymer Excipient Molar Mass and End Groups on Hydrophobic Drug Solubility Enhancement

Johnson, L. M., Li, Z., LaBelle, A. J., Bates, F. S., Lodge, T. P. & Hillmyer, M. A. Feb 14 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 3, p. 1102-1112 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molar mass
Excipients
Polymers
Solubility
Dispersions

Interfacial crystallization affects adhesion of coextruded polyolefins

Jordan, A. M., Kim, K., Bates, F. S., Macosko, C. W., Jaffer, S. & Lhost, O. Jan 1 2017 75th Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition of the Society of Plastics Engineers, SPE ANTEC Anaheim 2017. Society of Plastics Engineers, Vol. 2017-May, p. 1094-1096 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Refuse compaction
Program debugging
Plastic products
Polyolefins
Elastomers
2 Citations

Molecular Alignment in Polyethylene during Cold Drawing Using In-Situ SANS and Raman Spectroscopy

López-Barrón, C. R., Zeng, Y., Schaefer, J. J., Eberle, A. P. R., Lodge, T. P. & Bates, F. S. May 9 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 9, p. 3627-3636 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular orientation
Polyethylene
Neutron scattering
Stretching
Raman spectroscopy
5 Citations

Morphological consequences of frustration in ABC triblock polymers

Radlauer, M. R., Sinturel, C., Asai, Y., Arora, A., Bates, F. S., Dorfman, K. D. & Hillmyer, M. A. Jan 1 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 1, p. 446-458 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymers
Thin films
Isoprene
Terpolymers
Styrene
3 Citations

PEO-PPO Diblock Copolymers Protect Myoblasts from Hypo-Osmotic Stress in Vitro Dependent on Copolymer Size, Composition, and Architecture

Kim, M., Haman, K. J., Houang, E. M., Zhang, W., Yannopoulos, D., Metzger, J. M., Bates, F. S. & Hackel, B. J. Jul 10 2017 In : Biomacromolecules. 18, 7, p. 2090-2101 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polypropylene oxides
Polyethylene oxides
Block copolymers
Copolymers
Chemical analysis
2 Citations

POLYMER day: Outreach experiments for high school students

Ting, J. M., Ricarte, R. G., Schneiderman, D. K., Saba, S. A., Jiang, Y., Hillmyer, M. A., Bates, F. S., Reineke, T. M., Macosko, C. W. & Lodge, T. P. Nov 14 2017 In : Journal of Chemical Education. 94, 11, p. 1629-1638 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymers
Students
experiment
school
student
1 Citations

Quantifying Binding of Ethylene Oxide-Propylene Oxide Block Copolymers with Lipid Bilayers

Zhang, W., Haman, K. J., Metzger, J. M., Hackel, B. J., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P. Nov 7 2017 In : Langmuir. 33, 44, p. 12624-12634 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethylene Oxide
propylene oxide
Lipid bilayers
ethylene oxide
block copolymers

Rapid conformational fluctuations in a model of methylcellulose

Li, X., Bates, F. S. & Dorfman, K. D. 2017 In : Physical Review Materials. 1, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheological characterization and thermal modeling of polyolefins for process design and tailored interfaces

Jordan, A. M., Kim, K., Bates, F. S., Macosko, C. W., Jaffer, S. & Lhost, O. May 5 2017 Novel Trends in Rheology VII. American Institute of Physics Inc., Vol. 1843, 050001

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

adhesion
polypropylene
polyethylenes
examination
heat transfer
22 Citations

Thermal processing of diblock copolymer melts mimics metallurgy

Kim, K., Schulze, M. W., Arora, A., Lewis, R. M., Hillmyer, M. A., Dorfman, K. D. & Bates, F. S. May 5 2017 In : Science. 356, 6337, p. 520-523 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metallurgy
Hot Temperature
Temperature
Transition Temperature
History
2 Citations

When convergent syntheses of graft block copolymers diverge: The treachery of chemical images

Maher, M. J., Schibur, H. J. & Bates, F. S. Sep 15 2017 In : Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 55, 18, p. 3097-3104 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graft copolymers
Block copolymers
Ethylmaleimide
Styrene
Grafts
2016
9 Citations

Addition of Corona Block Homopolymer Retards Chain Exchange in Solutions of Block Copolymer Micelles

Lu, J., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P. Mar 8 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 4, p. 1405-1413 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Micelles
Homopolymerization
Block copolymers
Ion exchange
Styrene
28 Citations

Broadly Accessible Self-Consistent Field Theory for Block Polymer Materials Discovery

Arora, A., Qin, J., Morse, D. C., Delaney, K. T., Fredrickson, G. H., Bates, F. S. & Dorfman, K. D. Jul 12 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 13, p. 4675-4690 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Block copolymers
Terpolymers
Software packages
Personal computers
Websites
21 Citations

Chemically Recyclable Biobased Polyurethanes

Schneiderman, D. K., Vanderlaan, M. E., Mannion, A. M., Panthani, T. R., Batiste, D. C., Wang, J. Z., Bates, F. S., Macosko, C. W. & Hillmyer, M. A. Apr 19 2016 In : ACS Macro Letters. 5, 4, p. 515-518 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyurethanes
Petroleum
Foams
Recycling
Crude oil
33 Citations

Cornucopia of Nanoscale Ordered Phases in Sphere-Forming Tetrablock Terpolymers

Chanpuriya, S., Kim, K., Zhang, J., Lee, S., Arora, A., Dorfman, K. D., Delaney, K. T., Fredrickson, G. H. & Bates, F. S. May 24 2016 In : ACS Nano. 10, 5, p. 4961-4972 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terpolymers
Styrene
Order disorder transitions
self consistent fields
polystyrene
16 Citations

Design of Graft Block Polymer Thermoplastics

Zhang, J., Schneiderman, D. K., Li, T., Hillmyer, M. A. & Bates, F. S. Dec 13 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 23, p. 9108-9118 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graft copolymers
Grafts
Thermoplastics
Block copolymers
Crystallization
35 Citations

Dodecagonal quasicrystalline order in a diblock copolymer melt

Gillard, T. M., Lee, S. & Bates, F. S. May 10 2016 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113, 19, p. 5167-5172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transition Temperature
Temperature
Micelles
Heating
Seeds
3 Citations

Engineering superior toughness in commercially viable block copolymer modified epoxy resin

Li, T., Heinzer, M. J., Francis, L. F. & Bates, F. S. Jan 15 2016 In : Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics. 54, 2, p. 189-204 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epoxy Resins
epoxy resins
toughness
ethylene oxide
tetrahydrofuran
6 Citations

Fluorine-Enriched Melt-Blown Fibers from Polymer Blends of Poly(butylene terephthalate) and a Fluorinated Multiblock Copolyester

Wang, Z., Macosko, C. W. & Bates, F. S. Jan 13 2016 In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 8, 1, p. 754-761 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluorine
Polymer blends
Fibers
Contact angle
Textile blends
15 Citations

High-throughput excipient discovery enables oral delivery of poorly soluble pharmaceuticals

Ting, J. M., Tale, S., Purchel, A. A., Jones, S. D., Widanapathirana, L., Tolstyka, Z. P., Guo, L., Guillaudeu, S. J., Bates, F. S. & Reineke, T. M. Oct 26 2016 In : ACS Central Science. 2, 10, p. 748-755 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Excipients
Drug products
Phenytoin
Throughput
Dispersions
4 Citations

Impact of molecular weight and comonomer content on catalytic hydrogen-deuterium exchange in polyolefins

Kang, S., Zeng, Y., Lodge, T. P., Bates, F. S., Brant, P. & López-Barrón, C. R. Oct 12 2016 In : Polymer (United Kingdom). 102, p. 99-105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deuterium
Polyolefins
Hydrogen
Molecular weight
Size exclusion chromatography
4 Citations

Intracoronary Poloxamer 188 Prevents Reperfusion Injury in a Porcine Model of ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Bartos, J. A., Matsuura, T. R., Tsangaris, A., Olson, M., McKnite, S. H., Rees, J. N., Haman, K., Shekar, K. C., Riess, M. L., Bates, F. S., Metzger, J. M. & Yannopoulos, D. Jun 1 2016 In : JACC: Basic to Translational Science. 1, 4, p. 224-234 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Poloxamer
Reperfusion Injury
Swine
Reperfusion
Troponin I
9 Citations

Lithium Salt-Induced Microstructure and Ordering in Diblock Copolymer/Homopolymer Blends

Irwin, M. T., Hickey, R. J., Xie, S., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P. Jul 12 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 13, p. 4839-4849 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyethylene oxides
Homopolymerization
Lithium
Block copolymers
Sulfonamides

Nanofibers from water-extractable melt-blown immiscible polymer blends

Wang, Z., Liu, X., Macosko, C. W. & Bates, F. S. Sep 28 2016 In : Polymer (United Kingdom). 101, p. 269-273 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymer blends
Nanofibers
Water
Fibers
Fabrication
1 Citations

Phase Behavior of Diblock Copolymer-Homopolymer Ternary Blends: Congruent First-Order Lamellar-Disorder Transition

Hickey, R. J., Gillard, T. M., Irwin, M. T., Morse, D. C., Lodge, T. P. & Bates, F. S. Oct 25 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 20, p. 7928-7944 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phase behavior
Homopolymerization
Block copolymers
Volume fraction
Copolymers
1 Citations

Rouse–Bueche theory and the calculation of the monomeric friction coefficient in a filled system

Martinetti, L., Macosko, C. W. & Bates, F. S. Aug 1 2016 In : Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics. 54, 15, p. 1437-1442 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rubber
rubber
coefficient of friction
Friction
Thermoplastic elastomers
10 Citations

Structure-conductivity relationships in ordered and disordered salt-doped diblock copolymer/homopolymer blends

Irwin, M. T., Hickey, R. J., Xie, S., So, S., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P. Sep 27 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 18, p. 6928-6939 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Homopolymerization
Block copolymers
Salts
Polyethylene oxides
Order disorder transitions
3 Citations
Styrene
Micelles
propylene
Block copolymers
Propylene
9 Citations

Synergistic Toughening of Epoxy Modified by Graphene and Block Copolymer Micelles

Li, T., He, S., Stein, A., Francis, L. F. & Bates, F. S. Dec 27 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 24, p. 9507-9520 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Toughening
Micelles
Graphene
Block copolymers
18 Citations

Synthesis and rheology of branched multiblock polymers based on polylactide

Mannion, A. M., Bates, F. S. & Macosko, C. W. Jun 28 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 12, p. 4587-4598 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheology
Toughness
Polymers
Ring opening polymerization
Lactic acid
34 Citations

Tough and Sustainable Graft Block Copolymer Thermoplastics

Zhang, J., Li, T., Mannion, A. M., Schneiderman, D. K., Hillmyer, M. A. & Bates, F. S. Mar 15 2016 In : ACS Macro Letters. 5, 3, p. 407-412 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graft copolymers
Thermoplastics
Block copolymers
Microphase separation
Molar mass
10 Citations

Toughened Isotactic Polypropylene: Phase Behavior and Mechanical Properties of Blends with Strategically Designed Random Copolymer Modifiers

Xu, J., Mittal, V. & Bates, F. S. Sep 13 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 17, p. 6497-6506 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polypropylenes
Phase behavior
Ethylene
Copolymers
Mechanical properties