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Publications List:


  1. Dan T. Nguyen and Robert A. Norwood, “Label-free, single-object sensing with a microring resonator: FDTD simulation”, Optics Express, 21, (2013) 49-59.

  2. B. Cocilovo, A. Amooali, A. Lopez-Santiago, J. Favela, S. Islam, B. Duong, P. Gangopadhyay, M. Fallahi, J. E. Pemberton, J. Thomas and R. A. Norwood , “The Effect of Modular Diffraction Gratings on Absorption in P3HT:PCBM Layers”, Applied Optics, (2013) in press.

  3. Kazunari Tada, Gregory A. Cohoon, Khanh Kieu, Masud Mansuripur, and Robert A. Norwood, “Fabrication of High-Q Microresonators using Femtosecond Laser Micromachining”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters (2013) in press.

  4. Haisheng Lin, Ismael Gomez, Carson Meredith, “Pollenkitt Wetting Mechanism Enables Species-Specific Tunable Pollen Adhesion”, Langmuir, (2013), in press.


  1. D. K. Hwang, C. Fuentes-Hernandez, J. D. Berrigan, Y. Fang, J. Kim, W. J. Potscavage, Jr., H. Cheun,K. H. Sandhage, B. Kippelen, "Solvent and Polymer Matrix Effects on TIPS-Pentacene/Polymer Blend Organic Field-Effect Transistors," J. Mater. Chem., 22, 5531-5537 (2012).

  2. K. Tada, G. Cohoon, K. Kieu, and M. Mansuripur, R. A. Norwood, “Fabrication of high-Q microresonators using femtosecond laser micromachining,” CLEO 2012 CM1M.6 (2012).

  3. J. P. Vernon, N. Hobbs, Y. Cai, A. Lethbridge, P. Vukusic, D. D. Deheyn, K. H. Sandhage, “3-D Photoluminescent Lanthanide-doped Barium Titanate Structures Synthesized by Coating and Shape-preserving Reaction of Complex-shaped Bioorganic Templates,” J. Mater. Chem., 22 (21) 10435-10437 (2012). (Inside Cover)

  4. Y. Fang, V. W. Chen, Y. Cai, J. D. Berrigan, S. R. Marder, J. W. Perry, K. H. Sandhage, “Biologically-enabled Syntheses of Freestanding Metallic Structures Possessing Subwavelength Pore Arrays for Extraordinary (Plasmon-Mediated) Infrared Transmission,” Adv. Funct. Mater., 22 (12) 2550-2559 (2012).(Back Cover)

  5. Y. Fang, J. D. Berrigan, Y. Cai, S. R. Marder, K. H. Sandhage, “Syntheses of Nanostructured Cu- and Ni-based Micro-assemblies with Selectable 3-D Hierarchical Biogenic Morphologies,” J. Mater. Chem., 22 (4) 1305-1312 (2012). (Highlighted in Editors’ Choice section of the Jan. 20, 2012 edition of Science)

  6. Thuong H. Nguyen, Cheng Zhang, Rui Li, Sam-Shajing Sun. “Synthesis and Characterization of New Sulfone-Derivatized Phenylenevinylene-Based Conjugated Copolymers with Evolving Energy Levels and Gaps” Journal of Polymer Science:Part A: Polymer Chemistry 50, 1197–1204, (2012)

  7. E. Olejnik, B. Pandit, T. Basel, E. Lafalce, C.-X. Sheng, C. Zhang, X. Jiang,and Z. V. Vardeny, “Ultrafast optical studies of ordered poly(3-thienylene-vinylene) films,” Physical Review B 85, 235201 (2012).

  8. Meredith, J.C., Han, S., Gomez, I., Leisen, J., Beckham, H., "Non-Biomedical Applications of Materiomics", in Materiomics High-Throughput Screening of Biomaterial Properties, Jan de Boer and Clemens van Blitterswijk, editors, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, in press, (2012).  (this is a peer-reviewed research monograph / textbook)


  1. Lee, J.-H., Suttle, B., Kim, H.-J. and J.C. Meredith, “Pollen: A Novel, Biorenewable Filler for Polymer Composites”, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 296, 1055–1062, (2012).  (Front Cover).

  2. Lafalce, Evan; Jiang, Xiaomei; Zhang, Cheng. “Generation and Recombination Kinetics of Optical Excitations in Poly(3-dodecylthienylenevinylene) with Controlled Regioregularity.” J. Phys. Chem. B, 115 (45), 13139–13148, (2011).

  3. Lee, J.-H., Gomez, I., Sitterle, V. and J.C. Meredith, “Title: Dye-Labeled Polystyrene Latex Microspheres Prepared via a Combined Swelling-Diffusion Technique”, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 363, 137-144, (2011)

  4. Lee, J.-H., Gomez, I. and J.C. Meredith, “Non-DLVO Silica Interaction Forces in NMP-Water Mixtures: Part I. Symmetric System”, Langmuir, 27, 6897–6904, (2011)