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Selected Publications for 2018


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A. M. Rhoades, A. M. Gohn, J. Seo, R. Androsch and R. H. Colby, Sensitivity of Polymer Crystallization to Shear at Low and High Supercooling of the Melt, Macromolecules 51, 2785 (2018).


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B. Nazari, H. Tran, B. Beauregard, M. Flynn-Hepford, D. Harrell, S. T. Milner and R. H. Colby, Two Distinct Morphologies for Semicrystalline Isotactic Polypropylene Crystallized after Shear Flow, Macromolecules 51, 4750 (2018).


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Chowdhury R, Ren T, Shankla M, Decker K, Grisewood M, Prabhakar J, Baker C, Golbeck JH, Aksimentiev A, Kumar M, Maranas CD. PoreDesigner for tuning solute selectivity in a robust and highly permeable outer membrane pore. Nature Communications. 9, Article number: 3661 (2018).


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Nambiar, A.M.K., Y. Li, A.L. Zydney. “Countercurrent staged diafiltration for formulation of high value proteins,” Biotech Bioeng., 115: 139-144 (2018).


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Guo, C., H. Chang, B. Liu, Q. He, B. Xiong, M. Kumar, A.L. Zydney, “A combined ultrafiltration-reverse osmosis process for external reuse of Weiyuan shale gas flowback and produced water,” Environ. Sci.: Water Res. Technol., 4: 942-955 (2018).


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Sturm, D. R., Caputo, K. J., Liu, S., Danner R. P., “Diffusivity of solvents in semi-crystalline polyethylene using the Vrentas-Duda free-volume theory,” J. Polym Eng., (2018)


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Rahimi, M., T. Kim, C.A. Gorski, and B.E. Logan. A thermally regenerative ammonia battery with carbon-silver electrodes for converting low-grade waste heat to electricity. J. Power Sources. 373:95–102 (2018).


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Rahimi, M., A.P. Straub, F. Zhang, X. Zhu, M. Elimelech, C.A. Gorski, and B.E. Logan. Emerging electrochemical and membrane-based systems to convert low-grade heat to electricity. Energy Env. Sci. 11:276–285 (2018).


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Ye, D.; Le, T.P.; Kuei, B.; Zhu, C.; Zwart, P.H.; Wang, C.; Gomez, E.D.; Gomez, E.W. Resonant soft X-ray scattering provides protein structure with chemical specificity, Structure, 26 (11), 1513-1521 (2018).


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Ye, D.; Kiemle, S.N.; Rongpipi, S.; Wang, X.; Wang, C.; Cosgrove, D.J.; Gomez, E.W.; Gomez, E.D. Resonant soft X-ray scattering reveals cellulose microfibril spacing in plant primary cell walls, Scientific Reports, 8, 12449 (2018).


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Culp, T.E.; Shen, Y.X.; Geitner, M.; Paul, M.; Roy, A.; Behr, M.J.; Rosenberg, S.; Gu, J.; Kumar, M.; Gomez, E.D. Electron tomography reveals details of the internal microstructure of desalination membranes, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115 (35), 8694-8699 (2018).


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Zhang, W.; Milner, S.T.; Gomez, E.D. Nematic order imposes molecular weight effect on charge transport in conjugated polymers, ACS Central Science, 4 (3), 413-421 (2018).


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J. Zha and X. Zhang, Room-Temperature Synthesis of Two-Dimensional Metal–Organic Frameworks with Controllable Size and Functionality for Enhanced CO2 Sorption, Crystal Growth & Design, 185, 3209 (2018).


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J. Thakkar, X. Yin, X. Zhang, Ethylene Oligomerization to Select Oligomers on Ni‐ETS‐10, ChemCatChem, 10, 4234 (2018).


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A Gollakota, PE Savage, Hydrothermal liquefaction of model food waste biomolecules and ternary mixtures under isothermal and fast conditions, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 6 (7), 9018-9027 (2018).


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J Lu, Z Liu, Y Zhang, PE Savage, Synergistic and antagonistic interactions during hydrothermal liquefaction of soybean oil, soy protein, cellulose, xylose, and lignin, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 6 (11), 14501-14509 (2018).


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N. J. O’Connor, A S M Jonayat, M. J. Janik, T. P. Senftle. Interaction trends between single metal atoms and oxide supports identified with density functional theory, Nature Catalysis 1 531-539 (2018).


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G. Kumar, L. Tibbitts, J. Newell, B. Panthi, A. Mukhopadhyay, R. M. Rioux, C. J. Pursell, M. J. Janik, B. D. Chandler. Evaluating differences in the active-site electronics of supported Au nanoparticle catalysts using Hammett and DFT studies, Nature Chemistry, 10 268-274 (2018).


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Yang, X.G., G. Zhang, S. Ge, and C.Y. Wang, “Fast charging of lithium-ion batteries at all temperatures,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115 (28), 7266-7271 (2018).


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L. Chen, J. Wen, P. Zhang, B. Yu, C. Chen, T. Ma, X. Lu, S.H. Kim, L. Qian, Nanomanufacturing of silicon surface with a single atomic layer precision via mechanochemical reactions, Nature Communications, 9, 1542 (2018).


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S. Huang, M. Makarem, S.N. Kiemle, H. Hamedi, M. Sau, D.J. Cosgrove, S.H. Kim, Inhomogeneity of Cellulose Microfibril Assembly in Plant Cell Walls Revealed with Sum Frequency Generation Microscopy, The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 122 5006-5019 (2018).


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D. Velegol, P. Suhey, J. Connolly, N. Morrisey, L. Cook. Chemical Game Theory. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 57, 13593 (2018).

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