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Bryan Vogt



  • Chemical Engineering

315 Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Building


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Research Areas:

Energy and Environment; Interfaces & Surfaces; Materials & Nanotechnology

Interest Areas:

Additive manufacturing, polymer physics, energy storage, advanced characterization




  • BS, Chemical Engineering, Michigan Tech, 1998
  • Ph D, Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, 2003


Journal Articles

  • Xuhui Xia, Chung-Fu Cheng, Yu Zhu and Bryan Vogt, 2021, "Ultrafast microwave-assisted synthesis of highly nitrogen-doped ordered mesoporous carbon", MICROPOROUS AND MESOPOROUS MATERIALS, 310
  • Siyuan Li and Bryan Vogt, 2020, "Aqueous polypropylene glycol induces swelling and severe plasticization of highT(g)amphiphilic copolymers containing hexafluoroisopropanol groups", SOFT MATTER, 16, (27), pp. 6362-6370
  • Pablo I. Sepulveda-Medina, Chao Wang, Ruipeng Li, Masafumi Fukuto, R. A. Weiss and Bryan Vogt, 2020, "Kinetically controlled morphology in copolymer-based hydrogels crosslinked by crystalline nanodomains determines efficacy of ice inhibition", MOLECULAR SYSTEMS DESIGN & ENGINEERING, 5, (3), pp. 645-655
  • Alejandro A. Krauskopf, Andrew M. Jimenez, Elizabeth A. Lewis, Bryan Vogt, Alejandro J. Muller and Sanat K. Kumar, 2020, "Mechanisms of Directional Polymer Crystallization", ACS MACRO LETTERS, 9, (7), pp. 1007-1012
  • Xuhui Xia and Bryan Vogt, 2020, "Microwave Processing Controls the Morphology of Block Copolymer-Templated Mesoporous Cobalt Oxide Films", LANGMUIR, 36, (5), pp. 1288-1297
  • Jinwei Cao, Camilo Rendon Piedrahita, Zhiyang Zhao, Bryan Vogt and Thein Kyu, 2020, "Tuning Flexoelectric Effect in Polymer Electrolyte Membranes via Cation Selection for Potential Energy Harvesting Applications", ACS APPLIED ENERGY MATERIALS, 3, (1), pp. 328-335
  • Kewei Liu, Yanfeng Xia, Chung-Fu Cheng, Feng Zou, Bryan Vogt and Yu Zhu, 2019, "Microwave Processed, Onion-like Carbon and Fluoropolymer Passivated Lithium Metal Electrodes for Enhanced Li Stripping/Plating Performance", ACS Applied Energy Materials, 2, (11), pp. 7933-7941
  • Chung-Fu Cheng, Xiang Li, Kewei Liu, Feng Zou, Wei-Yao Tung, Yi-Fan Huang, Xuhui Xia, Chien-Lung Wang, Bryan D Vogt and Yu Zhu, 2019, "A high-performance lithium-ion capacitor with carbonized NiCo2O4 anode and vertically-aligned carbon nanoflakes cathode", Energy Storage Materials, 22, pp. 265-274
  • Siyuan Li, Mengxue Zhang, Elizabeth Lewis and Bryan D Vogt, 2019, "Dramatic swelling of copolymer membrane induced by polyol-based antifoam agent", ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 1, (11), pp. 3048-3056
  • Meeta Trivedi, Fang Peng, Xuhui Xia, Pablo I Sepulveda-Medina and Bryan D Vogt, 2019, "Control of Pore Size in Ordered Mesoporous Carbon-Silica by Hansen Solubility Parameters of Swelling Agent", Langmuir, 35, (43), pp. 14049-14059
  • Elizabeth A. Lewis, Christopher M. Stafford and Bryan Vogt, 2019, "Effect of adjacent hydrophilic polymer thin films on physical aging and residual stress in thin films of poly(butylnorbornene-ran-hydroxyhexafluoroisopropyl norbornene)", JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 57, (15), pp. 992-1000
  • Chung-Fu Cheng, Yu-Ming Chen, Feng Zou, Kewei Liu, Yanfeng Xia, Yi-Fan Huang, Wei-Yao Tung, Mohan Raj Krishnan, Bryan D Vogt, Chien-Lung Wang, Rong-Ming Ho and Yu Zhu, 2019, "Li-Ion Capacitor Integrated with Nano-network-Structured Ni/NiO/C Anode and Nitrogen-Doped Carbonized Metal-Organic Framework Cathode with High Power and Long Cyclability", ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 11, (34), pp. 30694-30702
  • Chao Wang, Katherine Deitrick, Junyoung Seo, Ziwei Cheng, Nicole S. Zacharia, R. A. Weiss and Bryan Vogt, 2019, "Manipulating the Mechanical Response of Hydrophobically Cross-Linked Hydrogels with Ionic Associations", MACROMOLECULES, 52, (16), pp. 6055-6067
  • Xuhui Xia, Zhe Qiang, Garrett Bass, Matthew L. Becker and Bryan D Vogt, 2019, "Morphological control of hydrothermally synthesized cobalt oxide particles using poly(vinyl pyrrolidone)", COLLOID AND POLYMER SCIENCE, 297, (1), pp. 59-67
  • Mengmeng Zhao, Chao Wang, Haowei Jiang, Mahesh B. Dawadi, Bryan Vogt, David A. Modarelli and Nicole S. Zacharia, 2019, "Polyelectrolyte-micelle coacervates: intrapolymer-dominant vs. interpolymer-dominant association, solute uptake and rheological properties", SOFT MATTER, 15, (14), pp. 3043-3054
  • Chao Wang, Clinton G. Wiener, Masafumi Fukuto, Ruipeng Li, Kevin G. Yager, R. A. Weiss and Bryan Vogt, 2019, "Strain rate dependent nanostructure of hydrogels with reversible hydrophobic associations during uniaxial extension", SOFT MATTER, 15, (2), pp. 227-236
  • Fang Peng, Keke Chen, Armen Yildirim, Xuhui Xia, Bryan Vogt and Mukerrem Miko Cakmak, 2019, "Tunable Piezoresistivity from Magnetically Aligned Ni(Core)@Ag(Shell) Particles in an Elastomer Matrix", ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 11, (22), pp. 20360-20369
  • Xuhui Xia, Garrett Bass, Matthew L. Becker and Bryan Vogt, 2019, "Tuning Cooperative Assembly with Bottlebrush Block Co-polymers for Porous Metal Oxide Films Using Solvent Mixtures", LANGMUIR, 35, (29), pp. 9572-9583
  • Fang Peng, Haowei Jiang, Adam Woods, Piljae Joo, Eric J. Amis, Nicole S. Zacharia and Bryan Vogt, 2019, "3D Printing with Core-Shell Filaments Containing High or Low Density Polyethylene Shells", ACS APPLIED POLYMER MATERIALS, 1, (2), pp. 275-285
  • Chao Wang, Clinton G. Wiener, Pablo I. Sepulveda-Medina, Changhuai Ye, David S. Simmons, Ruipeng Li, Masafumi Fukuto, R. A. Weiss and Bryan Vogt, 2018, "Antifreeze Hydrogels from Amphiphilic Statistical Copolymers", CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 31, (1), pp. 135-145


  • Bryan Vogt, 2020, "A Virtual Issue of Applied Polymer Materials: "3D Printing of Polymers"", ACS APPLIED POLYMER MATERIALS, 2, (6), pp. 2102-2104
  • Bryan Vogt, 2020, "Forum: Toughening of Networks and Gel Through Molecular Design", ACS APPLIED POLYMER MATERIALS, 2, (3), pp. 1014-1015

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