Recent Refereed Articles

  1. L. Yue, M. Amirkhosravi, K. Ke, T. Gray and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2021, “Cellulose nanocrystals: accelerator and reinforcing filler for epoxy vitrimerization”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.0c19350.
  2. X. Gong, Z. Sang, H. Guo, K. Ke, I. Manas-Zloczower and D. L. Feke, 2021, “Piezoresistive Strain Sensors Based on Psyllium-Carbon Nanostructure Skeletons”, Composites Part B, accepted.
  3. K. Rohm, V. Solouki Bonab, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “In-situ TPU/graphene nanocomposites: correlation between filler aspect ratio and phase morphology”, Polymer Engineering & Science, accepted.
  4. B. Zhao, K. Rohm, F. Wang, X. Gong, I. Manas-Zloczower, D.L. Feke, 2020, “A Compact Volume-Expandable Sorbent (CVES) for Oil and Solvent Capture”, ACS Applied Polymer Materials, https://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsapm.0c0132
  5. K. Ke, L. Yue, H. Shao, M. Yang, W. Yang, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Boosting Electrical and Piezoresistive Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites via Hybrid Carbon Fillers: A Review”, Carbon, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2020.11.070.
  6. X. Gong, K. Rohm, Z. Su, B. Zhao, J. Renner, I. Manas-Zloczower and D. L. Feke, 2020, “Porous hydrogels templated from soy-protein-stabilized high internal phase emulsions”, Journal of Materials Science, 55, 17284–17301.
  7. X. Gong, B. Zhao, I. Manas-Zloczower and D. L. Feke, 2020, “Effect of Curing Bath Conditions on the Morphology and Structure of Poly(High Internal Phase Emulsion) Fibers", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2020;e50019. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.50019.
  8. M. Amirkhosravi, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Designing Thermal Annealing to Control Mechanical Performance of Thermoplastic Polyurethane Elastomers”, Polymer, accepted.
  9. M. Amirkhosravi, L. Yue, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Dusting Thermoplastic Polyurethane Granules with Carbon Nanotubes toward Highly Stretchable Conductive Elastomer Composites”, ACS Applied Polymer Materials, DOI: 10.1021/acsapm.0c00666.
  10. L. Yue, M. Amirkhosravi, X. Gong, T. G. Gray, I.Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Recycling Epoxy by Vitrimerization: Influence of an Initial Thermoset Chemical Structure”, ACS Sustainable Chemistry + Engineering, DOI: 1021/acssuschemeng.0c04815. 
  11. B. Zhao, G. Gedler, I. Manas-Zloczower, S. Rowan and D.L.Feke, 2020, “Fluid transport in open-cell polymeric foams: effect of morphology and surface wettability”, SN Applied Sciences, 2020, 2, 189, https://doi.org/10.1007/s42452-020-1983-1.
  12. L. Yue, H. Gao, A. Kennedy, A. Patel, X. Gong, T. Ju, T. Gray and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Vitrimerization: Converting thermoset polymers into vitrimers”, ACS Macro Letters, 9, 836-842.
  13. K. Rohm, V. Solouki and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Quantifying dispersion and distribution of fillers in polymer composites using a refined Shannon entropy”, Composites Science & Technology, 197, 108276.
  14. K. Rohm, M. Amirkhosravi and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Microstructure and Tribological Properties of TPU/Fluoropolymer Composites”, International Polymer Processing Journal, accepted.
  15. K. Ke, Z. Sang, and Ica Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Hybrid Systems of 3D Carbon Nanostructures with Low Dimensional Fillers for Piezoresistive Sensors”, Polymer Composites, 2020, 41(2), 468, https://doi.org/10.1002/pc.25380.
  16. D. Yuan, K. Ke and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Recyclable Conductive Epoxy Composites with Segregated Filler Network Structure for EMI Shielding and Strain Sensing”, Composites part A, DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2020.105837.
  17. H. Guo, L. Yue, G. Rui and .I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020,” Recycling EVA (Poly ethylene-vinyl acetate) with improved properties through dynamic crosslinking”, Macromolecules, 53 (1), 458-464.
  18. K. Rohm, I. Manas-Zloczower and D.L.Feke, 2019, “Poly(HIPE) morphology, crosslink density, and mechanical properties influenced by surfactant concentration and composition”, Colloids and Surfaces A,583, 123913.
  19. A. Patel, S. Mekala, O.G. Kravchenko, T. Yilmaz, D. Yuan, R. Gross and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Design and formulation of a completely biobased epoxy structural adhesive”, ACS Sustainable Che. Eng., 7(19), 16382-16391.
  20. Y. Qiang, A. Patel and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Enhancing Microfibrillated Cellulose Reinforcing Efficiency in Epoxy Composites by Graphene Oxide Crosslinking”, Cellulose, DOI :10.1007/s10570-019-02916-w.
  21. O. Bijaisoradat, L. Yue, I. Manas-Zloczower and H. Manuspyia, 2020, “Wood flour-high density polyethylene composites: influence of silanization and esterification on mechanical properties”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 138 (15), 50197.
  22. O. Kravchenko, V. Solouki and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Spray Assisted Microwave Welding of Thermoplastics using Carbon Nanostructures with Enabled Health Monitoring”, Polymer Engineering & Science, 59 (11), 2247-2254.
  23. Z. Seng, H. Guo, K. Ke and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Effect of Solvent on Segregated Network Morphology in Elastomer Composites for Tunable Piezoresistivity” ,Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, https://doi.org/10.1002/mame.201900278.
  24. Z. Seng, K. Ke and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Hybrid Systems of 3D Carbon Nanostructures with Low Dimensional Fillers for Piezoresistive Sensors”, Composites Part B: Engineering, https://doi.org/10.1002/pc.25380.
  25. D. Yuan, V. Solouki Bonab, A. Patel, T. Yilmaz, R.A Gross, and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2020, “Design Strategy for Self-Healing Epoxy Coatings”, Coatings 2020, 10(1), 50; doi:10.3390/coatings10010050
  26. Z. Seng, K. Ke and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Design Strategy for Porous Composites Aimed at Pressure Sensor Application”, Small, 1903487.
  27. K. Ke, M. McMaster, W. Christopherson, K. D. Singer, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Highly sensitive capacitive pressure sensors based on elastomer composites with carbon filler hybrids”, Composites part A, 126,105614.
  28. K. Ke, M. McMaster, W. Christopherson, K. D. Singer, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Effects of branched carbon nanotubes and graphene nanoplatelets on dielectric properties of thermoplastic polyurethane at different temperatures”, Composites Part B, 166, 673-680.
  29. R. Foudazi, B. Zhao, P. Gokun, D. L. Feke, S. Rowan, I. Manas-zloczower, 2019, “The Effect of Hydrodynamic Shear on the Evolution of Morphology in High Internal Phase Emulsions (HIPEs), ACS Applied Polymer Materials, accepted.
  30. Z. Sang, K. Ke, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Elastomer Composites with Tailored Interface Network toward Tunable Piezoresistivity: Effect of Elastomer Particle Size”, ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 1 (4), 714-721.
  31. K. Ke, Z. Sang, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Stretchable Elastomer Composites with Segregated Filler Network: Effect of Carbon Nanofiller Dimensionality”, Nanoscale Advances, 1, 2337-2347.
  32. D. Yuan, S. Delpierre, K, Ke, JM, Raquez, P, Dubois and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Biomimetic water-responsive self-healing epoxy with tunable properties “, ACS Advanced Materials & Interfaces, 11, 19, 17853-17862.
  33. Z. Sang, K. Ke and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Effect of carbon nanotube morphology on properties in thermoplastic elastomer composites for strain sensors”, Composites A, 121, 207-212.
  34. Yue, F. Liu, S. Mekala, A. Patel, R. Gross and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “High performance biobased epoxy nanocomposite reinforced with bacterial cellulose nanofiber network”, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 7 (6), 5986-5992, DOI 10.1021/acssuschemeng.8b06073
  35. V. Solouki Bonab, O. Maxian and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Carbon nanofiller networks- a comparative study of networks formed by branched versus straight carbon nanotubes in thermoplastic polyurethane”, Polymer, 175, 227-234.
  36. Z. Sang, K. Ke and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Interface Design Strategy for the Fabrication of Highly Stretchable Strain Sensors”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10(42), 36483-36492.
  37. O. G. Kravchenko, D. Pedrazzoli, V. Solouki Bonab and Ica Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Conductive Interlaminar Interfaces for Structural Health Monitoring in Composite Laminates under Fatigue Loading”, Materials and Design, 160, 1217-1225.
  38. V. Solouki Bonab, V. Karimkhani and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Ultra-fast self-healing covalent adaptive polyurethane networks”, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 304, 1800405, https://doi.org/10.1002/mame.201800405.
  39. K. Ke, V. Solouki Bonab, D. Yuan and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Piezoresistive Thermoplastic Polyurethane Nanocomposites with Carbon Nanostructures”, Carbon, 139, 52-58.
  40. D. Yuan, V. Solouki, A. Patel and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Self-healing epoxy coatings with enhanced properties and facile processability”, Polymer, 147, 196-201, DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2018.06.017
  41. M. S. McMaster, T E. Yilmaz, A. Patel, A. Maiorana, I. Manas-Zloczower, R.Gross, K. D. Singer, 2018, “Dielectric Properties of Bio-Based Diphenolate Ester Epoxies”, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 10 (16), 13924-13930.
  42. Patel, O.G. Kravchenko and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Effect of curing rate on the microstructure and macroscopic properties of epoxy fiberglass composites”, Polymers, 10(2), 125; doi:10.3390/polym10020125.
  43. L.Yue, V. Solouki Bonab, D. Yuan, A. Patel, V. Karimkhani, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2019, “Vitrimerization: a novel concept to reprocess and recycle thermoset waste”, Global Challenges, Vol 3(7), 10.1002/gch2.201800076.
  44. O. G. Kravchenko, G. Gedler, S. G. Kravchenko, D. L. Feke and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Modeling Compressive Behavior of Open-Cell Polymerized High Internal Phase Emulsions: Effects of Density and Morphology” Soft Matter, 14, 1637-1646.
  45. L. Yue, A. Maiorana, F. Khelifa, A. Patel, J-M. Raquez, L. Bonnaud, R. Gross, P. Dubois and I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Surface- modified cellulose nanocrystals for biobased epoxy nanocomposites”, Polymer, 134, 3, 155-162.
  46. V. Solouki Bonab, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2017, “Revisiting Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU), from composition to morphology and properties”, Journal of Polymer Science: Part B Polymer Physics, Volume 55(20), 1553–1564.
  47. L. Yue, A. Maiorana, A. Patel, R. A. Gross, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2017, “A Sustainable Alternative to Current Epoxy Resin Matrices for Vacuum Infusion Molding”, Composites Part A, 100, 269-274.
  48. X. Qian, O. G. Kravchenko, D. Pedrazzoli, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Effect of Polycarbonate Film Surface Finish and Plasma Treatment on Mode I and II Fracture Toughness of Interleaved Composite Laminates”, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 105, 138-149, DOI:10.1016/j.compositesa.2017.11.016.
  49. O. G. Kravchenko, X. Qian, R. Misiego, S. G. Kravchenko, R. B. Pipes, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2017, “Role of Hierarchical Morphology of Helical Carbon Nanotube Bundles on Thermal Expansion of Polymer Nanocomposites”, Journal of Materials Research, 32(14), 2738-2746.
  50. O. G. Kravchenko, D. Pedrazzoli, D. Kovtun, X. Qian, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2018, “Incorporation of Plasma-Functionalized Carbon Nanostructures in Composite Laminates for Interlaminar Reinforcement and Delamination Crack Monitoring”, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, 112, 163-170.
  51. D. Varghai, A. Maiorana, Q. Meng, R. Gross, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Sustainable, Electrically-conductive Bioepoxy Nanocomposites”, Polymer, 107(19), 292-301.
  52. O. G. Kravchenko, R. Misiego, S. G. Kravchenko, R. B. Pipes, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Modeling of Hierarchical Morphology of Carbon Nanotube Bundles in Polymer Composites”, Macromolecular Theory and Simulations, DOI: 10.1002/mats.201600064.
  53. Patel, A. Maiorana, L. Yue, R. A. Gross, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Curing Kinetics of Biobased Epoxies for Tailored Applications”, Macromolecules, 49 (15), 5315–5324.
  54. O. Maxian, D. Pedrazzoli, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2017, “Conductive polymer foams with carbon nanofillers – Modeling percolation behavior”, Polymer Express, 11 (5), 406-418.
  55. D. Yuan, D. Pedrazzoli, G. Pircheraghi, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Melt compounding of thermoplastic polyurethanes incorporating 1D and 2D carbon nanofillers”, Polymer–Plastics Technology and Engineering Journal, doi.org/10.1080/03602559.2016.1233265.
  56. V. Solouki Bonab, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Chemorheology of Thermoplastic Polyurethane and Thermoplastic Polyurethane/Carbon Nanotube Composite Systems”, Polymer, 99, 513-520. 
  57. Maiorana, L. Yue, I. Manas-Zloczower and R. Gross, 2016, “Structure Property Relationships of a Bio-Based Reactive Diluent in a Bio-Based Epoxy Resin”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 133 (45) J. APPL. POLYM. SCI. 2016,DOI:10.1002/APP.4363543635.
  58. D. Yuan, D. Pedrazzoli, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Synergistic effects in thermoplastic polyurethanes incorporating hybrid carbon nanofillers”, International Polymer Processing, 31(5), 554-562.
  59. D. Pedrazzoli, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Understanding phase separation and morphology in thermoplastic polyurethanes nanocomposites”, Polymer, 90, 256-263.
  60. G. Pircheraghi, T. Powell, V. Solouki Bonab, I. Manas-Zloczower, 2016, “Effect of carbon nanotube dispersion and network formation on thermal conductivity of thermoplastic polyurethane / carbon nanotube nanocomposites”, Polymer Engineering and Science, Volume 56(4), 394–407.