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26 Citations (Scopus)

Advances in Polymer Design for Enhancing Oral Drug Solubility and Delivery

Ting, J. M., Porter, W. W., Mecca, J. M., Bates, F. S. & Reineke, T. M., Apr 18 2018, In : Bioconjugate Chemistry. 29, 4, p. 939-952 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Dispersions
Solubility
Drug products
Polymers
Excipients

A new framework for X-ray photon correlation spectroscopy analysis from polycrystalline materials

Lewis, R. M., Jackson, G. L., Maher, M. J., Kim, K., Lodge, T. P., Mahanthappa, M. K., Narayanan, S. & Bates, F. S., Dec 1 2018, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 89, 12, 123902.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Photon correlation spectroscopy
Polycrystalline materials
X ray spectroscopy
Scattering
photons
11 Citations (Scopus)

Compatibilization of Isotactic Polypropylene (iPP) and High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) with iPP-PE Multiblock Copolymers

Xu, J., Eagan, J. M., Kim, S-S., Pan, S., Lee, B., Klimovica, K., Jin, K., Lin, T. W., Howard, M. J., Ellison, C. J., Lapointe, A. M., Coates, G. W. & Bates, F. S., Nov 13 2018, In : Macromolecules. 51, 21, p. 8585-8596 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Compatibilizers
Polypropylenes
Polyethylene
High density polyethylenes
Polyethylenes
30 Citations (Scopus)

Consequences of Grafting Density on the Linear Viscoelastic Behavior of Graft Polymers

Haugan, I. N., Maher, M. J., Chang, A. B., Lin, T. P., Grubbs, R. H., Hillmyer, M. A. & Bates, F. S., May 15 2018, In : ACS Macro Letters. 7, 5, p. 525-530 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graft copolymers
Molar mass
Grafts
Polymers
Shear viscosity
2 Citations (Scopus)
Graft copolymers
Macros

Dynamics of a Supercooled Disordered Sphere-Forming Diblock Copolymer as Determined by X-ray Photon Correlation and Dynamic Mechanical Spectroscopies

Lewis, R. M., Beech, H. K., Jackson, G. L., Maher, M. J., Kim, K., Narayanan, S., Lodge, T. P., Mahanthappa, M. K. & Bates, F. S., Dec 18 2018, In : ACS Macro Letters. 7, 12, p. 1486-1491 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Block copolymers
Photons
Photon correlation spectroscopy
Spectroscopy
X rays
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Corona Block Length on the Structure and Chain Exchange Kinetics of Block Copolymer Micelles

Wang, E., Lu, J., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P., May 22 2018, In : Macromolecules. 51, 10, p. 3563-3571 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Micelles
Block copolymers
Kinetics
Styrene
Dynamic light scattering
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Poly(ethylene glycol) Grafting Density on Methylcellulose Fibril Formation

Morozova, S., Schmidt, P. W., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P., Dec 11 2018, In : Macromolecules. 51, 23, p. 9413-9421 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylcellulose
Polyethylene glycols
Grafts
Gelation
Sulfhydryl Compounds
2 Citations (Scopus)

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
7 Citations (Scopus)

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
Methylcellulose
Phase separation
Liquids
Neutron scattering
5 Citations (Scopus)

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
14 Citations (Scopus)

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

8 Citations (Scopus)

Melt-Blown Cross-Linked Fibers from Thermally Reversible Diels-Alder Polymer Networks

Jin, K., Kim, S-S., Xu, J., Bates, F. S. & Ellison, C. J., Nov 20 2018, In : ACS Macro Letters. 7, 11, p. 1339-1345 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blow molding
Polymers
Fibers
Acrylates
Chemical resistance
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Adrenoleukodystrophy
Blood-Brain Barrier
Endothelial Cells
Brain
Ethylene Oxide
4 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular Weight Dependence of Methylcellulose Fibrillar Networks

Schmidt, P. W., Morozova, S., Owens, P. M., Adden, R., Li, Y., Bates, F. S. & Lodge, T. P., Oct 9 2018, In : Macromolecules. 51, 19, p. 7767-7775 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylcellulose
Molecular weight
Gels
Polymers
Transmission electron microscopy
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Muscles
Membranes
Poloxamer
Striated Muscle
2 Citations (Scopus)

Network Model of the Disordered Phase in Symmetric Diblock Copolymer Melts

Yadav, M., Bates, F. S. & Morse, D. C., Sep 20 2018, In : Physical Review Letters. 121, 12, 127802.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

copolymers
latent heat
self consistent fields
polymerization
disorders
19 Citations (Scopus)

Origins of low-symmetry phases in asymmetric diblock copolymer melts

Kim, K., Arora, A., Lewis, R. M., Liu, M., Li, W., Shi, A. C., Dorfman, K. D. & Bates, F. S., Jan 30 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 5, p. 847-854 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transition Temperature
Heating
Temperature
Micelles
Crystallization
1 Citation (Scopus)

Predicting the phase behavior of ABAC tetrablock terpolymers: Sensitivity to Flory–Huggins interaction parameters

Arora, A., Pillai, N., Bates, F. S. & Dorfman, K. D., Oct 10 2018, In : Polymer. 154, p. 305-314 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terpolymers
Phase behavior
Polymers
Styrene
Polyethylene oxides
1 Citation (Scopus)

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
5 Citations (Scopus)

Role of Chain Length in the Formation of Frank-Kasper Phases in Diblock Copolymers

Lewis, R. M., Arora, A., Beech, H. K., Lee, B., Lindsay, A. P., Lodge, T. P., Dorfman, K. & Bates, F. S., Nov 14 2018, In : Physical Review Letters. 121, 20, 208002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

copolymers
butadiene
polystyrene
polymerization
polymers
8 Citations (Scopus)

Role of Crystallization on Polyolefin Interfaces: An Improved Outlook for Polyolefin Blends

Jordan, A., Kim, K., Soetrisno, D., Hannah, J., Bates, F. S., Jaffer, S. A., Lhost, O. & Macosko, C. W., Apr 10 2018, In : Macromolecules. 51, 7, p. 2506-2516 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyolefins
Crystallization
Oligomers
Polypropylenes
Linear low density polyethylenes

Role of interfacial crystallization in designing polyolefin blends from mixed stream recycle feeds

Jordan, A. M., Kim, K., Hannah, J., Bates, F. S., Macosko, C. W., Jaffer, S. & Lhost, O., Jan 1 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Polypropylenes
Polyolefins
Polyethylene
Crystallization
Polyethylenes
14 Citations (Scopus)

Stable Frank-Kasper phases of self-assembled, soft matter spheres

Reddy, A., Buckley, M. B., Arora, A., Bates, F. S., Dorfman, K. D. & Grason, G. M., Oct 9 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 41, p. 10233-10238 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermodynamics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Straightforward synthesis of model polystyrene-: Block -poly(vinyl alcohol) diblock polymers

Altintas, O., Speros, J. C., Bates, F. S. & Hillmyer, M. A., Aug 21 2018, In : Polymer Chemistry. 9, 31, p. 4243-4250 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polystyrenes
Polymers
Alcohols
Polymerization
Triazoles
5 Citations (Scopus)

Surface Plasmon Resonance Study of the Binding of PEO-PPO-PEO Triblock Copolymer and PEO Homopolymer to Supported Lipid Bilayers

Kim, M., Vala, M., Ertsgaard, C. T., Oh, S. H., Lodge, T. P., Bates, F. S. & Hackel, B. J., Jun 12 2018, In : Langmuir. 34, 23, p. 6703-6712 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyphenylene oxides
Lipid bilayers
Surface plasmon resonance
ethylene oxide
Polyethylene oxides
6 Citations (Scopus)

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
214 Citations (Scopus)

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
3 Citations (Scopus)

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
8 Citations (Scopus)
Lipid bilayers
Surface tension
lipids
Molecular dynamics
copolymers
11 Citations (Scopus)

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
Ethylene
Rubber
11 Citations (Scopus)

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

Open Access
Membranes
Poloxamer
Ethylene Oxide
Muscular Dystrophies
Molecular Dynamics Simulation
101 Citations (Scopus)

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
29 Citations (Scopus)

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
7 Citations (Scopus)

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
16 Citations (Scopus)

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
5 Citations (Scopus)

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
18 Citations (Scopus)

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
8 Citations (Scopus)

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
21 Citations (Scopus)

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, p. 1094-1096 3 p. (Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings; vol. 2017-May).

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

Polypropylenes
Polyolefins
Polyethylene
Crystallization
Extrusion
17 Citations (Scopus)

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
11 Citations (Scopus)

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
7 Citations (Scopus)

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

Open Access
Polypropylene oxides
Polyethylene oxides
Block copolymers
Copolymers
Chemical analysis
13 Citations (Scopus)

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
10 Citations (Scopus)

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

Open Access
Ethylene Oxide
propylene oxide
Lipid bilayers
ethylene oxide
block copolymers
8 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid conformational fluctuations in a model of methylcellulose

Li, X., Bates, F. S. & Dorfman, K. D., Jul 26 2017, In : Physical Review Materials. 1, 2, 025604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methylcellulose
Polymers
Gelation
Aspect ratio
high polymers
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Jordan, A., Kim, K., Bates, F. S., Macosko, C., Jaffer, S. & Lhost, O., May 5 2017, Novel Trends in Rheology VII. Zatloukal, M. (ed.). American Institute of Physics Inc., 050001. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1843).

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

adhesion
polypropylene
polyethylenes
examination
heat transfer
68 Citations (Scopus)

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
4 Citations (Scopus)

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