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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
2016
16 Citations (Scopus)

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
60 Citations (Scopus)

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
44 Citations (Scopus)

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
58 Citations (Scopus)

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
SISO (control systems)
Styrene
Order disorder transitions
self consistent fields
28 Citations (Scopus)

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
68 Citations (Scopus)

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
22 Citations (Scopus)

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
14 Citations (Scopus)

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
32 Citations (Scopus)

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
6 Citations (Scopus)

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. 102, p. 99-105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deuterium
Polyolefins
Hydrogen
Molecular weight
Size exclusion chromatography
10 Citations (Scopus)

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
22 Citations (Scopus)

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
10 Citations (Scopus)

Nanofibers from water-extractable melt-blown immiscible polymer blends

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymer blends
Nanofibers
Water
Fibers
Fabrication
8 Citations (Scopus)

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
4 Citations (Scopus)

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
28 Citations (Scopus)

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
5 Citations (Scopus)

Structure of poly(styrene-b-ethylene-alt-propylene) diblock copolymer micelles in binary solvent mixtures

Choi, S. H., Lee, W. B., Lodge, T. P. & Bates, F. S., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics. 54, 1, p. 22-31 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Styrene
Micelles
propylene
Block copolymers
Propylene
25 Citations (Scopus)

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
23 Citations (Scopus)

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
49 Citations (Scopus)

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
21 Citations (Scopus)

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
41 Citations (Scopus)

Toughening Glassy Poly(lactide) with Block Copolymer Micelles

Li, T., Zhang, J., Schneiderman, D. K., Francis, L. F. & Bates, F. S., Mar 15 2016, In : ACS Macro Letters. 5, 3, p. 359-364 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Toughening
Micelles
Polyethylene oxides
Block copolymers
Toughness
30 Citations (Scopus)

Water droplet spreading and imbibition on superhydrophilic poly(butylene terephthalate) melt-blown fiber mats

Wang, Z., Espin, L., Bates, F. S., Kumar, S. & Macosko, C. W., Jun 2 2016, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 146, p. 104-114 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrolysis
Fiber
Water
Fibers
Wetting
2015
62 Citations (Scopus)

Bottlebrush Block Polymers: Quantitative Theory and Experiments

Dalsin, S. J., Rions-Maehren, T. G., Beam, M. D., Bates, F. S., Hillmyer, M. A. & Matsen, M. W., Nov 6 2015, In : ACS nano. 9, 12, p. 12233-12245 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Block copolymers
Signal filtering and prediction
Molecules
Lamellar structures
Polypropylenes
21 Citations (Scopus)

Bundled postconditioning therapies improve hemodynamics and neurologic recovery after 17 min of untreated cardiac arrest

Bartos, J. A., Matsuura, T. R., Sarraf, M., Youngquist, S. T., McKnite, S. H., Rees, J. N., Sloper, D. T., Bates, F. S., Segal, N., Debaty, G., Lurie, K. G., Neumar, R. W., Metzger, J. M., Riess, M. L. & Yannopoulos, D., Feb 1 2015, In : Resuscitation. 87, p. 7-13 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Poloxamer
Heart Arrest
Nervous System
Hemodynamics
11 Citations (Scopus)

Commensurability and finite size effects in lattice simulations of diblock copolymers

Arora, A., Morse, D. C., Bates, F. S. & Dorfman, K. D., Jun 28 2015, In : Soft Matter. 11, 24, p. 4862-4867 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Block copolymers
copolymers
Polymer melts
Phase behavior
simulation
28 Citations (Scopus)

Crystallization and Mechanical Properties of Poly(l-lactide)-Based Rubbery/Semicrystalline Multiblock Copolymers

Panthani, T. R. & Bates, F. S., Jul 14 2015, In : Macromolecules. 48, 13, p. 4529-4540 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crystallization
Copolymers
Block copolymers
Mechanical properties
Ethylene
26 Citations (Scopus)

Deconstructing HPMCAS: Excipient Design to Tailor Polymer-Drug Interactions for Oral Drug Delivery

Ting, J. M., Navale, T. S., Jones, S. D., Bates, F. S. & Reineke, T. M., Oct 12 2015, In : ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering. 1, 10, p. 978-990 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydroxypropylmethylcellulose acetate succinate
Drug interactions
Excipients
Drug delivery
Polymers
22 Citations (Scopus)

Deformation Processes in Block Copolymer Toughened Epoxies

Declet-Perez, C., Francis, L. F. & Bates, F. S., Jun 9 2015, In : Macromolecules. 48, 11, p. 3672-3684 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Block copolymers
Toughness
Micelles
Cavitation
Rubber
7 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of the Lamellae-to-Disorder Heat of Transition in a Short Diblock Copolymer by Relaxation Calorimetry

Gillard, T. M., Phelan, D., Leighton, C. & Bates, F. S., Jul 14 2015, In : Macromolecules. 48, 13, p. 4733-4741 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calorimetry
Block copolymers
Order disorder transitions
Phase transitions
Latent heat
24 Citations (Scopus)

Fluctuations, phase transitions, and latent heat in short diblock copolymers: Comparison of experiment, simulation, and theory

Gillard, T. M., Medapuram, P., Morse, D. C. & Bates, F. S., Apr 28 2015, In : Macromolecules. 48, 8, p. 2801-2811 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Order disorder transitions
Latent heat
Block copolymers
Phase transitions
Polymers
188 Citations (Scopus)

High χ-Low N Block Polymers: How Far Can We Go?

Sinturel, C., Bates, F. S. & Hillmyer, M. A., Sep 15 2015, In : ACS Macro Letters. 4, 9, p. 1044-1050 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Block copolymers
Self assembly
Polymers
Microphase separation
Molar mass