Published Journal Articles

  • Srikanth Vijjamarri, Vamshi K. Chirada, Jana Rousova, and Guodong Du. (advance online publication Jan. 2016) Dehydrogenative Coupling of Alcohols and Carboxylic Acids with Hydrosilanes Catalyzed by a Salen Mn(V) complex, Catalysis. Science & Technology. dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5cy01912e   Read Article

  • Amiri, A., Ulven, C.A. Huo, S. (2015) Effect of Chemical Treatment of Flax Fiber and Resin Manipulation on Service Life of their Composites using Time-Temperature Superposition, Polymers, Vol. 7(10), pp. 1965-1978; DOI: 10.3390/polym7101493. Read Article

  • Harjyoti Kalita, Deep Kalita, Mukund P. Sibi, and Bret Chisholm. Novel Biobased Polymers for Coatings Applications. (June, 2015). European Coatings Journal, pp 26-29. Read Article

  • Andriy Popadyuk, Satyabrata Samanta, Samim Alam, Harjyoti Kalita, Bret Chisholm, and Andriy Voronov. (July/August, 2015). Soy-based Polymeric Surfactants for Personal Care Applications. Household and Personal Care Today, 10(4), 36-42.. View Abstract   Read Article

  • Saravanakumar Rajendran, Ramya Raghunathan, Ivan Hevus, Retheesh Krishnan, Angel Ugrinov, Mukund P. Sibi, Dean C. Webster, and Sivaguru Jayaraman. (November 12, 2014). Programmed photodegradation of polymeric/oligomeric materials derived from renewable bioresources. Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, 54, pp 1159-1163. dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201408492. Read Article

  • Kalita, I. Tarnavchyk, D. Sundquist, S. Samanta, J. Bahr, O. Shafranska, M. Sibi, and B. J. Chisholm. (2015). Novel Bio-based Poly(vinyl ether)s for Coating Applications. Inform, 26(7), 472-475. Read Article

  • Nassibeh Hosseini, Samad Javid, Ali Amiri, Dean C. Webster, Ghodrat Karami, Chad A. Ulven (2015). Micromechanical Viscoelastic Analysis of Flax Fiber Reinforced Bio-Based Polyurethane Composites. Journal of Renewable Materials, 3(3), 205-215 (11). DOI: 10.7569/JRM.2015.634112 Read Article

  • Zhihan Wang, Brent Kastern, Katelyn Randazzo, Angel Ugrinov, Jonathan Butz, David W. Seals, Mukund P. Sibi and Qianli R. Chu. (2015). Linear polyester synthesized from furfural-based monomer by photoreaction in sunlight. Green Chemistry, 17(10), 4720-4724. Read Article

  • Songqi Ma and Dean C. Webster. (September, 30, 2015). Naturally occurring acids as cross-linkers to yield VOC-free, high performance, fully bio-based, degradable thermosets. Macromolecules, 48(19), pp 7127-7137.
    dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01923 Read Article

  • Zhihan Wang, Brent Kastern, Katelyn Randazzo, Angel Ugrinov, Jonathan Butz, David W. Seals, Mukund P. Sibi, and Qianli R. Chu. (September 11, 2015). Linear polyesters synthesized from furfural-based monomer by photoreaction in sunlight. Green Chemistry, 17(10), 4720-4724. dx.doi.org/10.1039/C5GC01783A  Read Article

  • J. Chisholm, H. Kalita, D. Kalita, S. Alam, A. Chernykh, I. Tarnavchyk, J. Bahr, S. Samanta, A. Jayasooriyama, S. Fernando, S. Selvakumar, D. Suranga Wickramaratne,and M. Sibi. (advance online publication September, 2015). Novel Bio-based Poly(vinyl ether)s for Coating Applications. Coatings World. Read Article

  • Ali Amiri, Nassibeh Hosseini, and Chad A. Ulven. (advance online publication August, 2015). Long-Term Creep Behavior of Flax/Vinyl Ester Composites Using Time-Temperature Superposition Principle. Journal of Renewable Materials, 3(3), 224-233(10). Read Article

  • Zhihan Wang, Katelyn Randazzo, Xiaodong Hou, Jeffrey Simpson, Jochem Struppe, Angel Ugrinov, Brent Kastern, Erin Wysocki, and Qianli Chu. (advanced web publication April 30, 2015; print publication May 12, 2015). Stereoregular Two-dimensional Polymers Constructed by Topochemical Polymerization. Macromolecules, 48(9), pp 2894-2900. dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.5b00109. Read Article

  • Jiao Chen, Xu Wu, Xiaodong Hou, Xingguang Su, Qianli Chu, Nenny Fahruddin, and Julie Xiaojun Zhao. (December, 2014). Shape-Tunable Hollow Silica Nanomaterials Based on Soft-templating Method and Their Application as Drug Carrier, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6(24), 21921-21930. dx.doi.org/10.1021/am507642t Read Article

  • Ali Amiri, Chad Ulven and Shanshan Huo. (October 13, 2015). Effect of Chemical Treatment of Flax Fiber and Resin Manipulation on Service Life of their Composites using Time-Temperature Superposition. Polymers, 7, pp 1965-1978. dx.doi.org/10.3390/polym7101493  Read Article