Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Research Output 1963 2017

2017

Bottom-up design of de novo thermoelectric hybrid materials using chalcogenide resurfacing

Sahu, A., Russ, B., Su, N. C., Forster, J. D., Zhou, P., Cho, E. S., Ercius, P., Coates, N. E., Segalman, R. A. & Urban, J. J. 2017 In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 7, p. 3346-3357 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hybrid materials
Nanostructures
poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-poly(styrenesulfonate)
Polymers
Geometry

Colloidal alloys with preassembled clusters and spheres

Ducrot, É., He, M., Yi, G. R. & Pine, D. J. Feb 27 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Nature Materials.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

self assembly
diamonds
crystals
Diamond
Self assembly

Depolarized Scattering from Block Copolymer Grains Using Circularly Polarized Light

Wang, X., Li, X., Loo, W., Newstein, M. C., Balsara, N. P. & Garetz, B. A. Jul 11 2017 In : Macromolecules. 50, 13, p. 5122-5131 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Crystal microstructure
Light polarization
Light scattering
Block copolymers
Scattering

Diagnostic applications of morpholinos and label-free electrochemical detection of nucleic acids

Levicky, R., Koniges, U. & Tercero, N. 2017 Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., Vol. 1565, p. 181-190 10 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1565)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Morpholinos
Nucleic Acids
Osmolar Concentration
Static Electricity
MicroRNAs

Efficient Dual siRNA and Drug Delivery Using Engineered Lipoproteoplexes

Liu, C. F., Chen, R., Frezzo, J. A., Katyal, P., Hill, L. K., Yin, L., Srivastava, N., More, H. T., Renfrew, P. D., Bonneau, R. & Montclare, J. K. Sep 11 2017 In : Biomacromolecules. 18, 9, p. 2688-2698 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Drug delivery
Doxorubicin
Small Interfering RNA
Cells
Lipofectamine

Electrostatic cycling of hybridization using nonionic DNA mimics

Ruffin, S., Hung, I. A., Koniges, U. M. & Levicky, R. Jul 28 2017 In : ACS Sensors. 2, 7, p. 892-896 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

deoxyribonucleic acid
electrostatics
cycles
probes
Electrostatics

Flash crystallization kinetics of methane (sI) hydrate in a thermoelectrically-cooled microreactor

Chen, W., Pinho, B. & Hartman, R. L. 2017 In : Lab on a Chip. 17, 18, p. 3051-3060 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Crystallization kinetics
Hydrates
Methane
Crystallization
Heat transfer

How latitude location on a micro-world enables real-time nanoparticle sizing

Arnold, S., Keng, D., Treasurer, E. & Foreman, M. R. 2017 NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics. Springer Verlag, p. 235-245 11 p. (NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics)

Research output: ResearchChapter

sizing
nanoparticles
Size determination
Whispering gallery modes
Nanoparticles

Impact of phenylalanines outside the dimer interface on phosphotriesterase stability and function

Olsen, A. J., Halvorsen, L. A., Yang, C. Y., Barak Ventura, R., Yin, L., Renfrew, P. D., Bonneau, R. & Montclare, J. K. 2017 In : Molecular BioSystems. 13, 10, p. 2092-2106 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Phosphoric Triester Hydrolases
Phenylalanine
p-Fluorophenylalanine
Mutagenesis
Solubility
Pyrococcus furiosus
Bacillus
Carrier Proteins
Hot Temperature
maltodextrin

Long-Range Order in Nanocrystal Assemblies Determines Charge Transport of Films

Sainato, M., Shevitski, B., Sahu, A., Forster, J. D., Aloni, S., Barillaro, G. & Urban, J. J. Jul 31 2017 In : ACS Omega. 2, 7, p. 3381-3690 310 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nanocrystals
Charge transfer
Self assembly
Superlattices
Crystal symmetry

Membrane-less micro fuel cell based on two-phase flow

Hashemi, S. M. H., Neuenschwander, M., Hadikhani, P., Modestino, M. A. & Psaltis, D. Apr 30 2017 In : Journal of Power Sources. 348, p. 212-218 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

two phase flow
fuel cells
electrolytes
membranes
oxygen

Novel lipoproteoplex delivers Keap1 siRNA based gene therapy to accelerate diabetic wound healing

Rabbani, P. S., Zhou, A., Borab, Z. M., Frezzo, J. A., Srivastava, N., More, H. T., Rifkin, W. J., David, J. A., Berens, S. J., Chen, R., Hameedi, S., Junejo, M. H., Kim, C., Sartor, R. A., Liu, C. F., Saadeh, P. B., Montclare, J. K. & Ceradini, D. J. Jul 1 2017 In : Biomaterials. 132, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Genetic Therapy
Wound Healing
Small Interfering RNA
Gene therapy
Nanoparticles

Protein based therapeutic delivery agents: Contemporary developments and challenges

Yin, L., Yuvienco, C. & Montclare, J. K. Jul 1 2017 In : Biomaterials. 134, p. 91-116 26 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Proteins
Therapeutics
Molecules
Synthetic Biology
Biopolymers

Relationship between height and width of resonance peaks in a whispering gallery mode resonator immersed in water and sucrose solutions

Teraoka, I., Yao, H. & Huiyi Luo, N. Jun 15 2017 In : Optics Communications. 393, p. 244-251 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

whispering gallery modes
sucrose
resonators
water
Whispering gallery modes

Shape-Shifting Patchy Particles

Zheng, X., Liu, M., He, M., Pine, D. J. & Weck, M. May 8 2017 In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 56, 20, p. 5507-5511 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Buckling
Swelling
Suspensions
Water
Liquids

Size-Controllable Gold Nanopores with High SERS Activity

Liu, H. L., Cao, J., Hanif, S., Yuan, C., Pang, J., Levicky, R., Xia, X. H. & Wang, K. Oct 3 2017 In : Analytical Chemistry. 89, 19, p. 10407-10413 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nanopores
Gold
Raman scattering
Nanostructures
Amino Acids

Soft PEDOT: PSS aerogel architectures for thermoelectric applications

Gordon, M. P., Zaia, E. W., Zhou, P., Russ, B., Coates, N. E., Sahu, A. & Urban, J. J. Jan 15 2017 In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 134, 3, 44070

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Aerogels
poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-poly(styrenesulfonate)
Ethylene Glycol
Thick films
Crosslinking

Solution-Processed Cu2Se nanocrystal films with bulk-like thermoelectric performance

Forster, J. D., Lynch, J. J., Coates, N. E., Liu, J., Jang, H., Zaia, E., Gordon, M. P., Szybowski, M., Sahu, A., Cahill, D. G. & Urban, J. J. Dec 1 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 2765

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

nanocrystals
energy
thermoelectric power generation
copper selenides
waste heat

Stabilization of Bacillus circulans xylanase by combinatorial insertional fusion to a thermophilic host protein

Shah, V., Pierre, B., Kirtadze, T., Shin, S. & Kim, J. R. Apr 1 2017 In : Protein Engineering, Design and Selection. 30, 4, p. 281-290 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bacilli
Fusion reactions
Stabilization
Proteins
Bacillus
whispering gallery modes
silicon dioxide
room temperature
wavelengths
Whispering gallery modes

Whispering gallery mode single nanoparticle detection and sizing: The validity of the dipole approximation

Foreman, M. R., Keng, D., Treasurer, E., Lopez, J. R. & Arnold, S. Mar 1 2017 In : Optics Letters. 42, 5, p. 963-966 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

whispering gallery modes
sizing
dipoles
nanoparticles
approximation
2016

Accelerating the mass transport of DNA biomolecules onto DNA microarray for enhanced detection by electrokinetic concentration in a microfluidic chip

Martins, D., Wei, X., Levicky, R. & Song, Y. A. 2016 Micro/Nanofluidics and Lab-on-a-Chip; Nanofluids; Micro/Nanoscale Interfacial Transport Phenomena; Micro/Nanoscale Boiling and Condensation Heat Transfer; Micro/Nanoscale Thermal Radiation; Micro/Nanoscale Energy Devices and Systems. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 1, V001T01A007

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Biomolecules
Microarrays
Microfluidics
DNA
Mass transfer

An Electrochemical Study of the Surface Hybridization Process of Morpholino-DNA: Thermodynamics and Kinetics

He, Y., Zhang, J., Ruffin, S., Ji, L., Wang, K., Levicky, R. & Xia, X. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Electroanalysis.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Morpholinos
Thermodynamics
Kinetics
DNA
Ionic strength

Carrier Scattering at Alloy Nanointerfaces Enhances Power Factor in PEDOT: PSS Hybrid Thermoelectrics

Zaia, E. W., Sahu, A., Zhou, P., Gordon, M. P., Forster, J. D., Aloni, S., Liu, Y. S., Guo, J. & Urban, J. J. May 11 2016 In : Nano Letters. 16, 5, p. 3352-3359 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

tellurium
sulfonates
polystyrene
nanocomposites
nanowires

Characterization of a Block Copolymer with a Wide Distribution of Grain Sizes

Wang, X., Chintapalli, M., Newstein, M. C., Balsara, N. P. & Garetz, B. A. Nov 8 2016 In : Macromolecules. 49, 21, p. 8198-8208 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Light scattering
Block copolymers
X ray scattering
Crystal microstructure
Lithium

Charge Trapping Defects in CdSe Nanocrystal Quantum Dots

Almeida, A. J., Sahu, A., Riedinger, A., Norris, D. J., Brandt, M. S., Stutzmann, M. & Pereira, R. N. Jun 30 2016 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 120, 25, p. 13763-13770 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Charge trapping
Nanocrystals
Semiconductor quantum dots
Defects
nanocrystals

Comparative thermal inactivation analysis of Aspergillus oryzae and Thiellavia terrestris cutinase: Role of glycosylation

Shirke, A. N., Su, A., Jones, J. A., Butterfoss, G. L., Koffas, M. A. G., Kim, J. R. & Gross, R. A. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Glycosylation
Aspergillus
Thermoanalysis
Hot Temperature
cutinase

Complex light in 3D printing

Moser, C., Delrot, P., Loterie, D., Morales Delgado, E., Modestino, M. & Psaltis, D. 2016 Complex Light and Optical Forces X. SPIE, Vol. 9764, 97641D

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

printing
Printing
Plastics
Metals
plastics

Effects of Chain-Chain Associations on Hybridization in DNA Brushes

Chiang, H. C. & Levicky, R. Dec 6 2016 In : Langmuir. 32, 48, p. 12603-12610 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

brushes
deoxyribonucleic acid
Brushes
DNA
nucleotides

Hollow Mesoporous Plasmonic Nanoshells for Enhanced Solar Vapor Generation

Zielinski, M. S., Choi, J. W., La Grange, T., Modestino, M., Hashemi, S. M. H., Pu, Y., Birkhold, S., Hubbell, J. A. & Psaltis, D. Apr 13 2016 In : Nano Letters. 16, 4, p. 2159-2167 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nanoshells
Vapors
hollow
vapors
Nanoparticles

Hyaluronan modulates growth factor induced mammary gland branching in a size dependent manner

Tolg, C., Yuan, H., Flynn, S. M., Basu, K., Ma, J., Tse, K. C. K., Kowalska, B., Vulkanesku, D., Cowman, M. K., McCarthy, J. B. & Turley, E. A. Oct 25 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Matrix Biology.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hyaluronic Acid
Human Mammary Glands
Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins
Morphogenesis
CD44 Antigens

Inkjet Printing of Viscous Monodisperse Microdroplets by Laser-Induced Flow Focusing

Delrot, P., Modestino, M. A., Gallaire, F., Psaltis, D. & Moser, C. Aug 8 2016 In : Physical Review Applied. 6, 2, 024003

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

printing
lasers
inks
plugging
printers

Integration of Multiplexed Microfluidic Electrokinetic Concentrators with a Morpholino Microarray via Reversible Surface Bonding for Enhanced DNA Hybridization

Martins, D., Wei, X., Levicky, R. & Song, Y. A. Apr 19 2016 In : Analytical Chemistry. 88, 7, p. 3539-3547 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Morpholinos
Microarrays
Microfluidics
DNA
Fabrication

Interactive online physics labs increase high school students' interest

Gryczka, P., Klementowicz, E., Sharrock, C. & Montclare, J. K. 2016 In : Journal of Technology and Science Education. 6, 3, p. 166-187 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

physics
school
student
Physics
Students

Interfacial Properties of Asphaltenes at the Heptol-Brine Interface

Hu, C., Garcia, N. C., Xu, R., Cao, T., Yen, A., Garner, S. A., Macias, J. M., Joshi, N. & Hartman, R. L. Jan 21 2016 In : Energy and Fuels. 30, 1, p. 80-87 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Asphaltenes
Petroleum
Toluene
Emulsions
Oils

LabLessons: Effects of Electronic Prelabs on Student Engagement and Performance

Gryczka, P., Klementowicz, E., Sharrock, C., Maxfield, M. & Montclare, J. K. Dec 13 2016 In : Journal of Chemical Education. 93, 12, p. 2012-2017 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

electronics
performance
student
Students
instructor

Laser-assisted inkjet printing of highly viscous fluids with sub-nozzle resolution

Delrot, P., Modestino, M. A., Psaltis, D. & Moser, C. 2016 Laser 3D Manufacturing III. SPIE, Vol. 9738, 973805

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

viscous fluids
printing
nozzles
lasers
Inkjet Printing

Mass transport aspects of electrochemical solar-hydrogen generation

Modestino, M. A., Hashemi, S. M. H. & Haussener, S. May 1 2016 In : Energy and Environmental Science. 9, 5, p. 1533-1551 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

mass transport
hydrogen
engineering
Hydrogen
Mass transfer

Membrane-less microfluidic fuel cell with multiphase streams

Hashemi, S. M. H., Hadikhani, P., Neuenschwander, M., Modestino, M. A. & Psaltis, D. 2016 20th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2016. Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society, p. 1627-1628 2 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Microfluidics
Fuel cells
Membranes
Mass transfer
Separators

Modeling, Simulation, and Implementation of Solar-Driven Water-Splitting Devices

Xiang, C., Weber, A. Z., Ardo, S., Berger, A., Chen, Y. K., Coridan, R., Fountaine, K. T., Haussener, S., Hu, S., Liu, R., Lewis, N. S., Modestino, M. A., Shaner, M. M., Singh, M. R., Stevens, J. C., Sun, K. & Walczak, K. 2016 In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 55, 42, p. 12974-12988 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Water
Computer simulation
Conversion efficiency
Hydrogen
Materials properties
Polymer solutions
Viscosity
Polymers
Colloids
Light scattering

Natural composite systems for bioinspired materials

Frezzo, J. A. & Montclare, J. K. Sep 1 2016 In : Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 940, p. 143-166 24 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Large scale systems
Mechanical properties

Packed-bed microreactors for understanding of the dissolution kinetics and mechanisms of asphaltenes in xylenes

Hu, C., Yen, A., Joshi, N. & Hartman, R. L. Feb 2 2016 In : Chemical Engineering Science. 140, p. 144-152 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Microreactor
Packed Bed
Dissolution
Porous Media
Kinetics

Scattering techniques

Cipelletti, L., Trappe, V. & Pine, D. J. Jan 1 2016 Fluids, Colloids and Soft Materials: An Introduction to Soft Matter Physics. Wiley Blackwell, p. 131-148 18 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Scattering
Imaging techniques
Radiation
Flickering
Dynamic light scattering

Solar-to-hydrogen production at 14.2% efficiency with silicon photovoltaics and earth-abundant electrocatalysts

Schüttauf, J. W., Modestino, M. A., Chinello, E., Lambelet, D., Delfino, A., Dominé, D., Faes, A., Despeisse, M., Bailat, J., Psaltis, D., Moser, C. & Ballif, C. 2016 In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 163, 10, p. F1177-F1181

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Electrocatalysts
Hydrogen production
Heterojunctions
Ion exchange
Solar cells

The potential for microfluidics in electrochemical energy systems

Modestino, M. A., Fernandez Rivas, D., Hashemi, S. M. H., Gardeniers, J. G. E. & Psaltis, D. Nov 1 2016 In : Energy and Environmental Science. 9, 11, p. 3381-3391 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

energy
loss
reactor
energy conversion
Energy conversion

Thermal Regulation of Colloidal Materials Architecture through Orthogonal Functionalizable Patchy Particles

Wang, Y., Zheng, X., Wang, Y., Pine, D. J. & Weck, M. Jun 14 2016 In : Chemistry of Materials. 28, 11, p. 3984-3989 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cycloaddition
Carboxylic acids
Encapsulation
Self assembly
Particles (particulate matter)
2015

A hybrid filter of Bragg grating and ring resonator

Teraoka, I. Mar 1 2015 In : Optics Communications. 339, p. 108-114 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bragg gratings
resonators
filters
rings
Resonators

A membrane-less electrolyzer for hydrogen production across the pH scale

H. Hashemi, S. M., Modestino, M. A. & Psaltis, D. Jul 1 2015 In : Energy and Environmental Science. 8, 7, p. 2003-2009 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

hydrogen
membrane
Hydrogen production
Membranes
electrolyte