• 86588 Citations
1991 …2020

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Research Interests

Rogers' research seeks to understand and exploit interesting characteristics of 'soft' materials, such as polymers, liquid crystals, and biological tissues as well as hybrid combinations of them with unusual classes of micro/nanomaterials, in the form of ribbons, wires, membranes, tubes or related. The aim is to control and induce novel electronic and photonic responses in these materials; and also develop new 'soft lithographic' and biomimetic approaches for patterning them and guiding their growth. This work combines fundamental studies with forward-looking engineering efforts in a way that promotes positive feedback between the two. Current research focuses on soft materials for conformal electronics, nanophotonic structures, microfluidic devices, and microelectromechanical systems, all lately with an emphasis on bio-inspired and bio-integrated technologies. These efforts are highly multidisciplinary, and combine expertise from nearly every traditional field of technical study.

Education/Academic qualification

Physical Chemistry, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Physics, SM, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Chemistry, SM, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Physics, BS, University of Texas at Austin

Chemistry, BA, University of Texas at Austin

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Research Output

Air2Liquid Method for Selective, Sensitive Detection of Gas-Phase Organophosphates

Brothers, M. C., Kim, S., Adkins, D., Lewis, P., Smith, J. E., Ostojich, D., Kim, S. S., Rogers, J. A. & Rubenstein, H. M., Jan 24 2020, In : ACS Sensors. 5, 1, p. 13-18 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Assembly of Foldable 3D Microstructures Using Graphene Hinges

    Lim, S., Luan, H., Zhao, S., Lee, Y., Zhang, Y., Huang, Y., Rogers, J. A. & Ahn, J. H., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Advanced Materials.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Biodegradable Polyanhydrides as Encapsulation Layers for Transient Electronics

    Choi, Y. S., Koo, J., Lee, Y. J., Lee, G., Avila, R., Ying, H., Reeder, J., Hambitzer, L., Im, K., Kim, J., Lee, K. M., Cheng, J., Huang, Y., Kang, S. K. & Rogers, J. A., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Advanced Functional Materials.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Correction to: Transformable, Freestanding 3D Mesostructures Based on Transient Materials and Mechanical Interlocking (Advanced Functional Materials, (2019), 29, 40, (1903181), 10.1002/adfm.201903181)

    Park, Y., Luan, H., Kwon, K., Zhao, S., Franklin, D., Wang, H., Zhao, H., Bai, W., Kim, J. U., Lu, W., Kim, J. H., Huang, Y., Zhang, Y. & Rogers, J. A., Mar 1 2020, In : Advanced Functional Materials. 30, 12, 2000918.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Open Access
  • Development of a neural interface for high-definition, long-term recording in rodents and nonhuman primates

    Chiang, C. H., Won, S. M., Orsborn, A. L., Yu, K. J., Trumpis, M., Bent, B., Wang, C., Xue, Y., Min, S., Woods, V., Yu, C., Kim, B. H., Kim, S. B., Huq, R., Li, J., Seo, K. J., Vitale, F., Richardson, A., Fang, H., Huang, Y. & 4 others, Shepard, K., Pesaran, B., Rogers, J. A. & Viventi, J., Apr 8 2020, In : Science translational medicine. 12, 538, eaay4682.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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