Peer-Reviewed Publications:

He, Q., Wang, S.-F., Hu, R., Akgun, B., Tormey, C., Peri, S., Wu, D. T., Foster, M. D., Physical Review Letters, 118, 167801, 2017.

 

Jiang, N., Sendogdular, L., Sen, M., Endoh, M. K., Koga, T., Fukuto, M., Akgun, B., Satija, S. K., Nam, C. Y., Langmuir, 32(42), 10851-10860, 2016.

 

Sun, L., Akgun, B., Narayanan, S., Jiang, Z., Foster, M. D., Macromolecules, 49(19), 7308-7313, 2016.

 

Sun, L., Akgun, B., Hu, R., Browning, J. F., Wu, D. T., Foster, M. D., Langmuir, 32(22), 5623–5628, 2016.

 

Ugur, G., Akgun, B., Jiang, Z., Narayanan, S., Satija, S., Foster, M. D., Soft Matter, 12, 5372–5377, 2016.

 

Clark, G. A., Henderson, J. M., Heffern, C., Akgun, B., Majewski, J., Lee, K. Y. C., Langmuir, 31(46), 12688-12698, 2015.

 

Jiang, N., Sendogdular, L., Di, X., Sen, M., Gin, P., Endoh, M. K., Koga, T., Akgun, B., Dimitriou, M., Satija, S., Macromolecules, 48(6), 1795–1803, 2015.

 

White, C., Tan, K. T., Hunston, D., Steffens, K., Stanley, D. L., Satija, S. K., Akgun, B., Vogt, B. D., Soft Matter, 11, 3994-4001, 2015.

 

Pena-Francesch, A., Akgun, B., Miserez, A., Zhu, W. , Gao, H., Demirel, M. C., Advanced Functional Materials, 24(39), 6227-6233, 2014.

 

Asada, M., Jiang, N., Sendogdular, L., Sokolov, J., Endoh, M. K., Koga, T., Fukuto, M., Yang, L., Akgun, B., Dimitriou, M., Satija, S., Soft Matter, 34(10), 6392-6403, 2014.

 

Du, W., Yuan, G., Wang, M., Han, C.C., Satija, S.K., Akgun, B., Macromolecules, 47(2), 713-720, 2014.

 

Verploegen, E., Sokolov, A. N., Akgun, B., Satija, S. K., Wei, P., Kim, D., Kapelewski, M. T., Bao, Z., Toney, M. F., Chemistry of Materials, 25(24), 5018-5022, 2013.

 

Akgun, B., Satija, S., Nanda, H., Pirrone, G. F., Shi, X., Engen, J. R., Kent, M. S., Structure, 21, 1822-1833, 2013.

 

Zhang, R., Singh, G., Dang, A., Dai, L., Bockstaller, M. R., Akgun, B., Satija, S.,Karim, A., Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 34(20), 1642–1647, 2013.

 

Wang S. F., Yang, S., Lee, J., Akgun, B., Wu, D. T., Foster, M.D., Physical Review Letters, 111(6), 068303, 2013.

 

Jang, Y., Seo, J., Akgun, B., Satija, S., Char, K., Macromolecules, 46(11), 4580-4588, 2013.

 

Yu, W., Peri, S. R., Akgun, B., Foster, M. D., ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 5(8), 2976-2984, 2013.

 

Pan, C., Li, H., Akgun, B., Satija, S. K., Zhu, Y., Xu, D., Ortiz, J., Gersappe, D., Rafailovich, M. H., Macromolecules, 46(5), 1812-1819, 2013.

 

Elliot, L. C. C., Jing, B., Akgun, B., Zhu, Y., Bohn, P. W., Fullerton-Shirey, S. K., Langmuir, 29(10), 3259-3268, 2013.

 

Lauw, Y., Horne, M. D., Rodopoulos, T., Lockett, V., Akgun, B., Hamilton, W. A., Nelson, A. R. J., Langmuir, 28(19), 7374-7381, 2012.

 

Gin, P., Jiang, N., Liang, C., Taniguchi, T., Akgun, B., Satija, S.K., Endoh, M.K., Koga, T., Physical Review Letters, 109(26), 265501/1-265501/5, 2012.

 

Choi, D., Moon, J. H., Sung, B. J., Kim, M. W., Tae, G. Y., Satija, S. K., Akgun, B., Yu, S. -J., Lee, H. W., Lee, D. R., Henderson, J. M., Kwong, J. W., Lam, L. K., Lee, K. Y. C., Shin, K., Soft Matter, 8(32), 8294-8297, 2012.

 

Ro, H. W., Akgun, B., O’Connor, B. T., Hammond, M., Kline, J. R., Snyder, C. R., Satija, S. K., Ayzner, A. L., Toney, M. F., Soles, C. L., DeLongchamp, D. M., Macromolecules, 45(16), 6587-6599, 2012.

 

Jang, Y., Akgun, B., Kim, H., Satija, S., Char, K., Macromolecules, 45(8), 3542-3549, 2012.

 

Lee, H., Kim, D. H., Witte, K. N., Ohn, K., Choi, J., Akgun, B., Satija, S., Won, Y.-Y., Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 116(24), 7367-7378, 2012.

 

Wolff, M., Gutfreund, P., Rühm, A., Akgun, B., Zabel, H., Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 23(18), 184102/1-184102/9, 2011.

 

Vogt, B. D., O’Brien, B., Allee, D. R., Loy, D., Akgun, B., Satija, S. K., Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 357(3), 1114-1117, 2011.

 

Peri, S. R., Akgun, B., Satija, S. K., Jiang, H., Enlow, J., Bunning, T. J., Foster, M. D., ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 3(9), 3375-3383, 2011.

 

Cheng, G., Liu, Z., Datta, S., Murton, J. K., Jablin, M., Majewski, J., Halbert, C. , Browning, J. , Ankner, J., Akgun, B., Esker, A., Simmons, B. A., Kent, M. S., Biomacromolecules, 12(6), 2216-2224, 2011.

 

Lu, H., Akgun, B., Russell, T. P., Advanced Energy Materials, 1(5), 870-878, 2011.

 

Lu, H., Akgun, B., Wei, X., Li, L., Satija, S. K., Russell, T. P., Langmuir, 27(20), 12443-12450, 2011.

 

Koga, T., Gin, P., Yamaguchi, H., Sendogdular, L., Asada, M., Endoh, M. K., Kobayashi, M., Takahara, A., Akgun, B., Satija, S. K., Sumi, T., Polymer, 52(19), 4331-4336, 2011.

 

Harrower, C., Poirier, E., Fritzsche, H., Kalisvaart, P., Satija, S., Akgun, B., Mitlin, D., International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 99(6), 10343-10348, 2010.

 

Zhang, X., Yager, K. G., Kang, S., Fredin, N. J., Akgun, B., Satija, S., Douglas, J. F., Karim, A., Jones, R. L., Macromolecules, 43(2), 1117-1123, 2010.

 

Kent, M.S., Murton, J. K., Satija, S., Akgun, B., Majewski, J., Engen, J., Morgan, C., Biophysical Journal, 99(6), 1940-1948, 2010.

 

Eberle, A., Wagner, N. J., Akgun, B., Satija, S., Langmuir, 26(5), 3003–3007, 2010.

 

Variations in cross-link density with deposition pressure in ultrathin plasma polymerized benzene and octafluorocyclobutane filmsPeri, S. R., Habersberger, B., Akgun, B., Jiang, H., Enlow, J., Bunning, T. J., Majkrzak, C. F., Foster, M. D., Polymer, 51(19), 4390-4397, 2010.

 

Peri, S. R., Kim, H., Akgun, B., Enlow, J., Jiang, H., Bunning, T. J., Foster, M. D., Polymer, 20(3), 2157, 2010.

 

Internal structure of ultrathin diblock copolymer brushes
Akgun, B., Uğur, G., Brittain, W. J., Majkrzak, C. F., Li, X., Wang, J., Li, H., Wu, D. T., Wang, Q., Foster, M. D., Macromolecules, 42(21), 8411, 2009.

 

Surface Dynamics of “Dry” Homopolymer Brushes
Akgun, B., Uğur, G., Brittain, W. J., Lee, H., Kim, H., Zhang, J., Sinha, S. K., Foster, M. D., Macromolecules, 42(3), 737-741, 2009.

 

Impact of polymer modulus/chain mobility on water accumulation at polymer/metal oxide interfaces
Karul, A., Tan, K. T., White, C. C., Hunston, D. L., Marshall, S. T., Akgun, B., Satija, S. K., Soles, C. L., Vogt, B. D., Polymer, 50(14), 3234-3239, 2009.

 

Slip and depletion in a newtonian liquid
Wolff, M., Akgun, B., Walz, M., Magerl, A., Zabel, H., Europhysics Letters, 82, 36001, 2008.

 

Self-affine surfaces of polymer brushes
Akgun, B., Lee, D. R., Kim, H., Zhang, H., Prucker, O., Wang, J., Rühe, J., Foster, M. D., Macromolecules, 40(17), 6361-6369, 2007.

 

Interface roughness correlation in diblock copolymer brushes synthesized by atom transfer radical polymerization
Akgun, B., Brittain, W. J., Li, X., Wang, J., Foster, M. D., Macromolecules, 38(21), 8614-8616, 2005.

 

Thermoresponsive behavior of semifluorinated polymer brushes
Granville, A. M., Boyes, S. G., Akgun, B., Foster, M. D., Brittain, W. J., Macromolecules, 38(8), 3263-3270, 2005.

 

Synthesis and characterization of stimuli-responsive semifluorinated polymer brushes prepared by atom transfer radical polymerization
Granville, A. M., Boyes, S. G., Akgun, B., Foster, M. D., Brittain, W. J., Macromolecules, 37(8), 2790-2796, 2004.

 

Polymer brushes- surface immobilized polymers
Boyes, S. G., Granville, A. M., Baum, M., Akgun, B., Mirous, B. K., Brittain, W. J., Surface Science, 570(1-2), 1-12, 2004.

 

Synthesis, characterization, and properties of polyelectrolyte block copolymer brushes prepared by atom transfer radical polymerization and their use in the synthesis of metal nanoparticles
Boyes, S. G., Akgun, B., Brittain, W. J., Foster, M. D., Macromolecules, 36(25), 9539-9548, 2003.

Book Chapters

Akgun, B.; Baum, M.; Blickle, C.; Boyes, S. G.; Granville, A. M.; Mirous, B.; Zhao, B.; Brittain, W. J. “Surface rearrangement of diblock copolymer brushes- stimuli responsive films” In Surface-Initiated Polymerization II; Jordan, R. Ed.; Adv. Polym. Sci. 198; Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, 2006, 125-147.

Granville, A. M.; Boyes, S. G.; Akgun, B.; Constable, A.; Brittain, W. J.; Foster, M. D. Stimuli-responsive semi-fluorinated polymer brushes in responsive polymer materials: design and application, Minko, S. Editor; Blackwell Publishing, 2006.

Boyes, S. G.; Cyrus, C.; Akgun, B.; Caplan, A.; Mirous, B. K.; Brittain, W. J. “Synthesis and application of polyelectrolyte polymer brushes” In Stimuli-Responsive Polymeric Films and Coatings; Urban, M. Ed.; ACS Symp. Ser.; ACS: Washington D.C., 2005, Vol. 912, 55 – 67.

Boyes, S. G.; Granville, A. M.; Baum, M.; Akgun, B.; Mirous, B. K.; Brittain, W. J. “Recent advances in the synthesis and rearrangement of block copolymer brushes” In Polymer Brushes, Advincula, R. C.; Brittain, W. J.; Caster, K.; Ruhe, J., Eds.; Wiley Interscience: Hoboken, NJ, 2004.

Symposium Proceedings

Jang, Y.; Seo, J.; Akgun, B.; Satija, S.; Char, K. “Effect of Molecular Interactions on the Release Mechanism of Multilayer Films,” Colloid Preprints (ACS, Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry) 2011, 337.

Kulkarni, M.; Singh, G.; Yager, K.; Akgun, B.; Satija, S.; Berry, B.; Karim, A. “Directed Assembly of Block Copolymer Film with Tunable Morphology,” PMSE Preprints (ACS, Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering) 2011, 104, 223-224.

Akgun, B.; Brittain, W. J.; Li, X.; Wang, J.; Foster, M. D. “Interface Roughness Correlations and Surface Fluctuations in Diblock Copolymer Brushes Synthesized by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization”, Polymer Preprints (ACS, Division of Polymer Chemistry) 2005, 46 (2), 31-32.

Foster, M. D.; Akgun, B.; Brittain, W. J.; Li, X.; Wang, J.; Majkrzak, C. F. “Internal and Interface Structure of Diblock Copolymer Brushes synthesized by ATRP”, Polymer Preprints (ACS, Division of Polymer Chemistry) 2005, 46 (2), 33-34.

Akgun, B.; Boyes, S. G.; Granville, A. M.; Brittain, W. J.; Foster, M. D. “Effect of Initiator Deposition Technique and Spacer Length on Monolayer and Polymer Brush Formation”, Polymer Preprints (ACS, Division of Polymer Chemistry) 2003, 44, 514-515.

Boyes, S. G.; Granville, A. M.; Mirous, B. K.; Akgun, B.; Brittain, W. J. “ Recent Advances in the Synthesis and Rearrangement of Block Copolymer Brushes”, Polymer Preprints (ACS, Division of Polymer Chemistry) 2003, 44, 420-421.