2013 Publications





2013 Publications -

Selective Postmodification of Copolymer Backbones Bearing Different Activated Esters with Disparate Reactivities
ACS Macro Lett. (2013) - 2 (10),  912–917
Y. Li, H. T.T. Duong, M. W. Jones, J. S. Basuki, J. Hu, C. Boyer, T. P. Davis
Enhanced Delivery of the RAPTA-C Macromolecular Chemotherapeutic by Conjugation to Degradable Polymeric Micelles
Biomacromolecules (2013) - in press
B. M. Blunden, H. Lu, M. H. Stenzel
Dispersion polymerization of styrene in CO2-expanded ethanol
Polymer (2013) 54, 6689 - 6694
D. W. Pu, M. P. Devitt, S. C. Thickett, F. P. Lucien, P. B. Zetterlund 
Grafting of P(OEGA) Onto Magnetic Nanoparticles Using Cu(0) Mediated Polymerization:  Comparing Grafting ‘from’ and ‘to’ Approaches in the Search for the Optimal Material Design of Nanoparticle MRI Contrast Agents
Macromolecules (2013) 46, 6038−6047
J. S. Basuki, L. Esser, P. B. Zetterlund, M. R. Whittaker, C. Boyer, T. P. Davis
MgH2 with different morphologies synthesized by thermal hydrogenolysis method for enhanced hydrogen sorption
International Journal of Hydrogen (2013) 38, 5746 - 5757
E. J. Setijadi, C. Boyer, K-F Aguey-Zinsou
Soft Ionization Mass Spectroscopy: Insights Into the Polymerization Mechanism
J. Polym. Chem. Part A: Polym. Chem., (2013) 51, 1475–1505
A. H. Soeriyadi, M. R.Whittaker, C. Boyer, T. P. Davis
Macromolecular platinum-drugs based on statistical and block copolymer structures and their DNA binding ability
Polymer Chemistry (2013) 4, 5542
K. J. Abd Karim, S. Binauld, W. Scarano, M. H. Stenzel
Influence of Monomer Type on Miniemulsion Polymerization Systems Stabilized by Graphene Oxide as Sole Surfactant
J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. (2013) 51, 5153–5162
S. H. C. Man, N. Y. M. Yusof, M. R. Whittaker, S. C. Thickett, P. B. Zetterlund
Micron-size metal-binding hydrogel particles improve germination and radicle elongation of Australian metallophyte grasses in mine waste rock and tailings
Journal of Hazardous Materials 248-249 (2013) 442-450
J. Guterres, L. Rossato , A. Pudmenzky, D. Doley, M. Whittaker, S. Schmidt 
Metal-binding hydrogel particles alleviate soil toxicity and facilitate healthy plant establishment of the native metallophyte grass Astrebla lappacea in mine waste rock and tailings
Journal of Hazardous Materials 248-249 (2013) 424-434
M. Bigot, J. Guterres, L. Rossato , A. Pudmenzky, D. Doley, M. Whittaker, U. Pillai-McGarry, S. Schmidt
RAFT Synthesis and Aqueous Solution Behavior of Novel pH- and Thermo-responsive (Co)Polymers Derived from a Reactive Poly(2-vinyl-4,4-dimethylazlactone) Scaffold
Macromolecules (2013) 46, 7290−7302
J. Y. Quek, Y. Zhu, P. J. Roth, T. P. Davis, A. B. Lowe
Rapid and Quantitative One-Pot Synthesis of Sequence-Controlled Polymers by Radical Polymerization
Nature Communications (2013) 4, Article number: 2505 doi:10.1038/ncomms3505
G. Gody, T. Maschmeyer, P. B. Zetterlund, S. Perrier
Factors Influencing the Synthesis and the Post-modification of PEGylated Pentafluorophenyl Acrylate containing Copolymers
European Polymer Journal (2013) 49, 3060–3071
M. Beija, Y. Li, A. B. Lowe, T. P. Davis, C. Boyer
Thermoresponsive (Co)polymers through Postpolymerization Modification of Poly(2-vinyl-4,4-dimethylazlactone)
Macromolecules (2013) 46, 6475−6484
Y. Zhu, J. Y. Quek, A. B. Lowe, P. J. Roth
Amidine Functionality as a Stimulus-Responsive Building Block
Chemical Society Reviews (2013) 42, 7326--7334
Invited contribution to a special issue
J. Y. Quek, T. P. Davis, A. B. Lowe
Hybrids of Synthetic Polymers and Natural Building Blocks Using Thio‐click
(Chapter 11, pp 236-258.) M. H Stenzel
Thiol-X Chemistries in Polymer and Materials Science (2013)
RSC Publishing - Polymer Chemistry Series ISBN: 978-1-84973-660-2
Edited by A. B. Lowe and C. N. Bowman
Preparation of Composite Materials by Using Graphene Oxide as a Surfactant in Ab Initio Emulsion Polymerization Systems
ACS Macro Letters (2013) 2, 630−634
S. C. Thickett, P. B. Zetterlund 
Thin film hydrophilic electroactive polymer coatings for bioelectrodes
J. Mater. Chem. B, (2013) Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C3TB20152J
S. Baek, R. Green, A. Granville, P. Martens, L Poole-Warren
Folate-Conjugation to Polymeric Micelles via Boronic Acid Ester to Deliver Platinum Drugs to Ovarian Cancer
Biomacromolecules (2013) 14, 962−975
W. Scarano, H. T.T Duong, H. Lu, P. L. De Souza, M. H. Stenzel
Inverse Miniemulsion Periphery RAFT Polymerization: A Convenient Route to Hollow Polymeric Nanoparticles with an Aqueous Core
Macromolecules (2013) 46, 2118−2127
R. H. Utama, M. H. Stenzel, P. B. Zetterlund
Nanodiamonds with surface grafted polymer chains as vehicles for cell imaging and cisplatin delivery: Enhancement of cell toxicity by PEGMEMA coating
ACS MacroLetters (2013) 2, 246−250
V. T. Huynh, S. Pearson, J-M. Noy, A. Abboud, R. H. Utama, H. Lu, M. H. Stenzel
A polyion complex micelle with heparin for growth factor delivery and uptake into cells
J. Mater. Chem B (2013) 1, 1635
Y. Zhao, M. Lord, M. H. Stenzel
Acid-degradable polymers for drug delivery: a decade of innovation
Chem. Comm. (2013) 49, 2082
S. Binauld, M. H. Stenzel
Functionalization of Graphene Oxide for the Production of Novel Graphene-Based Polymeric and Colloidal Materials
Current Organic Chemistry (2013) 17, 956-974
S. C. Thickett, P. B. Zetterlund
Rate Enhanced Nitroxide-Mediated Miniemulsion Polymerization: Effect of Nitroxide Water Solubility
Polymer Chemistry (2013) 4 (11), 3256 - 3264
Y. Guo, M. E. Tysoe, P. B. Zetterlund
Nucleophilic thiol-Michael chemistry and hyperbranched (co)polymers: Synthesis and ring-opening metathesis (co)polymerization of novel difunctional exo-7-oxanorbornenes with in situ inimer formation
Polymer Chemistry (2013) 4, 3300–3311
M. Liu, B. H. Tan, R. P. Burford, A. B. Lowe 
Exploiting the homogeneous expansion limit of CO2-expanded media for the synthesis of polymeric nanoparticles
J. Supercrit. Fluids (2013) 78  89–94
D. W. Pu, M. Soh, P. B. Zetterlund, F. P. Lucien
RAFT Miniemulsion Polymerization Using Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate (AOT)
J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. (2013) 51, 2104–2109
S. Dong, S. Cheng, P. B. Zetterlund
Advancing the boundary of insolubility of non-linear PEG-analogues in alcohols: UCST transitions in ethanol–water mixtures
Soft Matter (2013) 9, 1825
P. J. Roth, M. Collin, C. Boyer
Synthesis of pH-responsive and thiol-degradable hollow microspheres
Polymer (2013) 54, 1010-1017
W. Gu, S. R. S. Ting, M. H. Stenzel
Photo-Sensitive RAFT-Agents for Advanced Microparticle Design
Macromolecules (2013) 46, 6858−6872
M. Kaupp, T. Tischer, A. F. Hirschbiel, A. P. Vogt, U. Geckle, V. Trouillet, T. Hofe, M. H. Stenzel, C. Barner-Kowollik
Encapsulation of Low Molecular Weight Heparin (bemiparin) into Polymeric Nanoparticles obtained from Cationic Block copolymer: Properties and Cell Activity
J. Mater. Chem.(2013) 1, 850
F. Reyes Ortega, G. Rodríguez, M. R. Aguilar, M. Lord, J. Whitelock, M. H. Stenzel, J. San Román
Effect of Shell-Crosslinking of Micelles on Endocytosis and Exocytosis: Acceleration of Exocytosis by Crosslinking
Biomater. Sci. (2013) 1, 265
Y. Kim, M. H. Pourgholami, D. L. Morris, H. Lu, M. H. Stenzel
Bioconjugation using thiols: Old chemistry rediscovered to connect polymers with nature’s building blocks
ACS MacroLetters (2013) 2, 14−18
M. H. Stenzel
Copper(0)-mediated radical polymerisation in a self-generating biphasic system
Polym. Chem. (2013) 4, 106–112
C. Boyer, A. Atme, C. Waldron, A. Anastasaki, P. Wilson, P. B. Zetterlund, D. Haddleton, M. R. Whittaker
Post-functionalization of a ROMP Polymer Backbone via Radical Thiol-ene Coupling Chemistry
Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry (2013) 51, 487–492
J. A. van Hensbergen, R. P. Burford, A. B. Lowe
RAFT Synthesis of Amidine-based, CO2-responsive Homo and AB Diblock Copolymers Comprised of Histamine and their Gas-triggered Self-assembly in Water
Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2013, 51, 394–404
J. Y. Quek, P. J. Roth, R. A. Evans, T. P. Davis, A. B. Lowe