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SC SAXS Center


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"This work made use of the South Carolina SAXS Collaborative, supported by the NSF Major Research Instrumentation program (award #DMR-1428620)."

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14) Sarkar, A.; Stefik, M. How to Make Persistent Micelle Templates in 24 Hours and Know It using X-ray Scattering. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2017, ASAP. 10.1039/C7TA01034F

13) Rahman, M. A.; Lokupitiya, H. N.; Ganewatta, M.; Yuan, L.; Stefik, M.; Tang, C. Designing Block Copolymer Architectures toward Tough Bioplastics from Natural Rosin. Macromolecules 2017, 50(5), 2069–2077. 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b00001

12) Sun, L.; Zhang, Q.; Grace Li, G.; Villarreal, E.; Fu, X.; Wang, H. Multifaceted Gold–Palladium Bimetallic Nanorods and Their Geometric, Compositional, and Catalytic Tunabilities. ACS Nano 2017, 11(3), 3213–3228. 10.1021/acsnano.7b00264

11) Sarkar, A.; Stefik, M. Robust Porous Polymers Enabled by Fast Trifluoroacetic Acid Etch with Improved Selectivity for Polylactide. Material Chemistry Frontiers 2017, ASAP. 10.1039/c6qm00266h

10) Lamm, B.; Sarkar, A. Stefik, M. Surface Functionalized Atomic Layer Deposition of Bismuth Vanadate for Single-Phase Scheelite. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2017, 5, 6060 – 6069. 10.1039/C6TA09485F

9) Bilger, D.; Sarkar, A.; Danesh, C.; Gopinadhan, M.; Braggin, G.; Figueroa, J.; Pham, T.; Chun, D.; Rao, Y.; Osuji, C.; Stefik, M.; Zhang, S. Multi-Scale Assembly of Polythiophene-Surfactant Supramolecular Complexes for Charge Transport Anisotropy. Macromolecules 2017, 50(3), 1047–1055.. 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b02416

8) Wahab, Z.; Marsh, Z. M.; Tessema, A.; Kidane, A.; Stefik, M.; Anneaux, B. L., Ploehn, H. J. Effect of Nanodiamond Surface Functionalization on the Properties of Nanodiamond/PEEK Composites. EEE TCPMT 2017, 7(2), 165-177. 10.1109/TCPMT.2016.2646671

7) Lokupitiya, H. N.; Stefik, M. Cavitation-Enabled Rapid and Tunable Evolution of High-χN Micelles as Templates for Ordered Mesoporous Oxides. Nanoscale 2017, 9, 1393-1397. 10.1039/c6nr07313a

6) Grace Li, G.; Lin, Y.;Wang, H. Residual Silver Remarkably Enhances Electrocatalytic Activity and Durability of Dealloyed Gold Nanosponge Particles. Nano Letters 2016, 16, 7248-7253. 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b03685

5) Ruiz-Yi, B.; Bunn, J. K.; Stasak, D.; Mehta, A.; Besser, M.; Kramer, M. J.; Takeuchi, I.; Hattrick-Simpers, J. The Different Roles of Entropy and Solubility in High Entropy Alloy Stability. ACS Combinatorial Science 2016, 18(9), 596-603. 10.1021/acscombsci.6b00077

4) Stefik, M. Atomic Layer Deposition of Bismuth Vanadates for Solar Energy Materials. ChemSusChem 2016, 9, 1727-1735. 10.1002/cssc.201600457

3) Peters, K.; Lokupitiya, H. N.; Sarauli, D.; Labs, M.; Pribil, M.; Rathousky, J.; Kuhn, A.; Leister, D.; Stefik, M.; Fattakhova-Rohfling, D. Nanostructured Antimony-Doped Tin Oxide Layers with Tunable Pore Architectures as Versatile Transparent Current Collectors for Biophotovoltaics. Advanced Functional Materials 2016, 26, 6682–6692. 10.1002/adfm.201602148

2) Lokupitiya, H. N.; Jones, A.; Reid, B.; Guldin, S.; Stefik M. Ordered Mesoporous to Macroporous Oxides with Tunable Isomorphic Architectures – Solution Criteria for Persistent Micelle Templates. Chemistry of Materials 2016, 28(6), 1653-1667. 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b04407

1) Wang, Z.; Yuan, L.; Trenor, N. M.; Vlaminck, L.;Billiet, S.; Sarkar, A.; Du Prez, F. E.; Stefik, M.; Tang, C. Sustainable Thermoplastic Elastomers Derived from Plant Oil and Their “Click-Coupling” via TAD Chemistry. Green Chemistry 2015, 17, 3806-3818. 10.1039/C5GC00822K