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Research Output

2020
1 Scopus citations
2019
9 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Reprocessable Polyhydroxyurethane Network Composites: Effect of Filler Surface Functionality on Cross-link Density Recovery and Stress Relaxation

Chen, X., Li, L., Wei, T., Venerus, D. C. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 16 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 11, 2, p. 2398-2407 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations
2018

Remarkable glass transition breadths up to 120 K exhibited by block-gradient copolymers and by gradient copolymers plasticized by oligomer

Li, L., Marrou, S. R. & Torkelson, J. M., Aug 29 2018, In : Polymer. 151, p. 145-153 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Segmented Thermoplastic Polymers Synthesized by Thiol-Ene Click Chemistry: Examples of Thiol-Norbornene and Thiol-Maleimide Click Reactions

Jin, K., Leitsch, E. K., Chen, X., Heath, W. H. & Torkelson, J. M., May 22 2018, In : Macromolecules. 51, 10, p. 3620-3631 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Tenfold increase in the photostability of an azobenzene guest in vapor-deposited glass mixtures

Qiu, Y., Antony, L. W., Torkelson, J. M., De Pablo, J. J. & Ediger, M. D., Nov 28 2018, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 149, 20, 204503.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Vitrimers Designed Both to Strongly Suppress Creep and to Recover Original Cross-Link Density after Reprocessing: Quantitative Theory and Experiments

Li, L., Chen, X., Jin, K. & Torkelson, J. M., Aug 14 2018, In : Macromolecules. 51, 15, p. 5537-5546 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2017

Bulk physical aging behavior of cross-linked polystyrene compared to its linear precursor: Effects of cross-linking and aging temperature

Jin, K., Li, L. & Torkelson, J. M., Apr 21 2017, In : Polymer. 115, p. 197-203 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Combined Effects of Carbonate and Soft-Segment Molecular Structures on the Nanophase Separation and Properties of Segmented Polyhydroxyurethane

Beniah, G., Chen, X., Uno, B. E., Liu, K., Leitsch, E. K., Jeon, J., Heath, W. H., Scheidt, K. A. & Torkelson, J. M., Apr 25 2017, In : Macromolecules. 50, 8, p. 3193-3203 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Enhanced glass transition temperature of low molecular weight poly(methyl methacrylate) by initiator fragments located at chain ends

Zhang, L. & Torkelson, J. M., Jul 28 2017, In : Polymer. 122, p. 194-199 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Functionalization of hydroxyl groups in segmented polyhydroxyurethane eliminates nanophase separation

Beniah, G., Heath, W. H. & Torkelson, J. M., Oct 15 2017, In : Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 55, 20, p. 3347-3351 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Molecular weight dependence of the intrinsic size effect on Tg in AAO template-supported polymer nanorods: A DSC study

Askar, S., Wei, T., Tan, A. W. & Torkelson, J. M., May 28 2017, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 146, 20, 203323.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Non-Isocyanate Polyurethane Thermoplastic Elastomer: Amide-Based Chain Extender Yields Enhanced Nanophase Separation and Properties in Polyhydroxyurethane

Beniah, G., Fortman, D. J., Heath, W. H., Dichtel, W. R. & Torkelson, J. M., Jun 13 2017, In : Macromolecules. 50, 11, p. 4425-4434 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

On studying asymmetric membranes made from polymethylmethacrylate/xylene by the thermal-inversion method

Tsai, F. J. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 1 2017, PROGRESS IN CLINICAL AND BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH. BIOLOGICAL AND SYNTHETIC MEMBRANES, NEW YORK, U.S.A., ALAN R. LISS INC.. New York, U.S.A., Alan R. Liss Inc, Vol. 292 , 1989. p. 119-128 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

Polystyrene-Grafted Silica Nanoparticles: Investigating the Molecular Weight Dependence of Glass Transition and Fragility Behavior

Askar, S., Li, L. & Torkelson, J. M., Feb 28 2017, In : Macromolecules. 50, 4, p. 1589-1598 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
40 Scopus citations

Stiffness Gradients in Glassy Polymer Model Nanocomposites: Comparisons of Quantitative Characterization by Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy

Zhang, M., Askar, S., Torkelson, J. M. & Brinson, L. C., Jul 25 2017, In : Macromolecules. 50, 14, p. 5447-5458 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Suppression of the Fragility-Confinement Effect via Low Molecular Weight Cyclic or Ring Polymer Topology

Zhang, L., Elupula, R., Grayson, S. M. & Torkelson, J. M., Feb 14 2017, In : Macromolecules. 50, 3, p. 1147-1154 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Tuning nanophase separation behavior in segmented polyhydroxyurethane via judicious choice of soft segment

Beniah, G., Uno, B. E., Lan, T., Jeon, J., Heath, W. H., Scheidt, K. A. & Torkelson, J. M., Feb 10 2017, In : Polymer. 110, p. 218-227 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Tuning the properties of segmented polyhydroxyurethanes via chain extender structure

Beniah, G., Heath, W. H., Jeon, J. & Torkelson, J. M., Dec 5 2017, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 134, 45, 44942.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2016

A Combined Computational and Experimental Study of Copolymerization Propagation Kinetics for 1-Ethylcyclopentyl methacrylate and Methyl methacrylate

Zhang, G., Zhang, L., Gao, H., Konstantinov, I. A., Arturo, S. G., Yu, D., Torkelson, J. M. & Broadbelt, L. J., May 1 2016, In : Macromolecular Theory and Simulations. 25, 3, p. 263-273 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Direct Use of Natural Antioxidant-rich Agro-wastes as Thermal Stabilizer for Polymer: Processing and Recycling

Iyer, K. A., Zhang, L. & Torkelson, J. M., Mar 7 2016, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering. 4, 3, p. 881-889 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Dramatic Tunability of the Glass Transition Temperature and Fragility of Low Molecular Weight Polystyrene by Initiator Fragments Located at Chain Ends

Zhang, L., Marsiglio, J. A., Lan, T. & Torkelson, J. M., Mar 22 2016, In : Macromolecules. 49, 6, p. 2387-2398 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
17 Scopus citations
34 Scopus citations
22 Scopus citations

Hybrid thiol-acrylate-epoxy polymer networks: Comparison of one-pot synthesis with sequential reactions and shape memory properties

Dhulst, E. A., Heath, W. H. & Torkelson, J. M., Jul 25 2016, In : Polymer. 96, p. 198-204 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Influence of carbonate molecular structures on the morphology and properties of non-isocyanate, segmented polyhydroxyurethane copolymers

Beniah, G., Uno, B. E., Heath, W., Scheidt, K. A. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 1 2016, Materials Engineering and Sciences Division 2016 - Core Programming Area at the 2016 AIChE Annual Meeting. AIChE, Vol. 2. p. 981-982 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Major Impact of Cyclic Chain Topology on the Tg-Confinement Effect of Supported Thin Films of Polystyrene

Zhang, L., Elupula, R., Grayson, S. M. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 12 2016, In : Macromolecules. 49, 1, p. 257-268 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Nonisocyanate Thermoplastic Polyhydroxyurethane Elastomers via Cyclic Carbonate Aminolysis: Critical Role of Hydroxyl Groups in Controlling Nanophase Separation

Leitsch, E. K., Beniah, G., Liu, K., Lan, T., Heath, W. H., Scheidt, K. A. & Torkelson, J. M., Apr 19 2016, In : ACS Macro Letters. 5, 4, p. 424-429 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Novel thermoplastic polyhydroxyurethane elastomers as effective damping materials over broad temperature ranges

Beniah, G., Liu, K., Heath, W. H., Miller, M. D., Scheidt, K. A. & Torkelson, J. M., Nov 1 2016, In : European Polymer Journal. 84, p. 770-783 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Phase-Separated Thiol-Epoxy-Acrylate Hybrid Polymer Networks with Controlled Cross-Link Density Synthesized by Simultaneous Thiol-Acrylate and Thiol-Epoxy Click Reactions

Jin, K., Wilmot, N., Heath, W. H. & Torkelson, J. M., Jun 14 2016, In : Macromolecules. 49, 11, p. 4115-4123 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Poly(methyl methacrylate) nanotubes in AAO templates: Designing nanotube thickness and characterizing the Tg-confinement effect by DSC

Tan, A. W. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 15 2016, In : Polymer. 82, p. 327-336 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Polyurethane/polyhydroxyurethane hybrid polymers and their applications as adhesive bonding agents

Leitsch, E. K., Heath, W. H. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 1 2016, In : International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 64, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Recyclable Crosslinked Polymer Networks via One-Step Controlled Radical Polymerization

Jin, K., Li, L. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 1 2016, In : Advanced Materials. p. 6746-6750 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations

Tuning nanophase separation behavior in segmented polyhydroxyurethanes via judicious choice of soft segment

Beniah, G., Uno, B. E., Lan, T., Heath, W., Scheidt, K. A. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 1 2016, Materials Engineering and Sciences Division 2016 - Core Programming Area at the 2016 AIChE Annual Meeting. AIChE, Vol. 2. p. 605-606 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tuning the Tg-confinement effect in thin polymer films via minute levels of residual surfactant which "cap" the free surface

Chen, L. & Torkelson, J. M., Mar 22 2016, In : Polymer. 87, p. 226-235 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2015

Cellulose nanocrystal/polyolefin biocomposites prepared by solid-state shear pulverization: Superior dispersion leading to synergistic property enhancements

Iyer, K. A., Schueneman, G. T. & Torkelson, J. M., Jan 15 2015, In : Polymer. 56, p. 464-475 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Comparison of polyolefin biocomposites prepared with waste cardboard, microcrystalline cellulose, and cellulose nanocrystals via solid-state shear pulverization

Iyer, K. A., Flores, A. M. & Torkelson, J. M., Aug 18 2015, In : Polymer. 75, p. 78-87 10 p., 18049.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Cooperative catalysis of cyclic carbonate ring opening: Application towards non-isocyanate polyurethane materials

Lombardo, V. M., Dhulst, E. A., Leitsch, E. K., Wilmot, N., Heath, W. H., Gies, A. P., Miller, M. D., Torkelson, J. M. & Scheidt, K. A., May 1 2015, In : European Journal of Organic Chemistry. 2015, 13, p. 2791-2795 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations
14 Scopus citations