“Constraints on Micro-Contact Printing Imposed by Stamp Deformation”, C.-Y. Hui, A. Jagota, Y.Y. Lin and E.J. Kramer, Langmuir, 18 1394-1407 (2002).


“Predicting Crack Growth due to Water Attack and Thermal Fatigue”, C.K. Gurumurthy, E.J. Kramer and C.-Y. Hui, Chapter 4 in “Thermomechanical Fatigue

and Fracture” Ed. F.M.H. Aliabadi, WIT Press, Southampton, UK, (2002), p. 107-136.


“Probing the Structure of Organosilane Films by Solvent Swelling and Neutron and X-ray Reflection”, H. Yim, M.S. Kent, J. Hall, J.J. Benkoski and E.J. Kramer, J. Phys. Chem. B, 106, 2474-2481 (2002).


“Chain Architecture Effects on Deformation and Fracture of Block Copolymers with Unentangled Matrices”, C.Y. Ryu, J. Ruokolainen, G.H. Fredrickson, E.J. Kramer and S.F. Hahn, Macromolecules, 35, 2157-2166 (2002).


“General Predictive Syntheses of Cubic, Hexagonal and Lamellar Silica and Titania Mesostructured Thin Films”, P. Alberius-Henning, K.L. Frindell, R.C.

Hayward, E.J. Kramer, B.F. Chmelka and G.D. Stucky, Chemistry of Materials, 14, 3284-3294 (2002).


“Model for the Fracture Energy of Glassy Polymer-Polymer Interfaces”,  J.J. Benkoski, G.H. Fredrickson, and E.J. Kramer, J. Polymer Science-Polymer Physics, 40, 2377-2386 (2002).


“Semifluorinated Aromatic Side-Group Polystyrene-Based Block Copolymers: Bulk Structure and Surface Orientation Studies, X. Li, L. Andruzzi, E. Chiellini, G. Galli, C.K. Ober, A. Hexemer, E.J. Kramer and D.A. Fischer, Macromolecules, 35 8078-8087 (2002).


“Surface Control Using Polymer Brushes Produced by Controlled Radical Polymerization”, L. Andruzzi, A. Hexemer, X. Li, C.K. Ober, E.J. Kramer, G. Galli, E. Chiellini, ACS Polymer Prepr. 43 76-77 (2002).


“Accounting for Auger Yield Energy Loss for Improved Determination of Molecular Orientation using Soft X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy”, J. Genzer, E.J. Kramer, D.A. Fischer, J. Appl. Phys., 92, 7070-7090 (2002). 


"Effect of Thermal History and Microdomain Orientation on Deformation and Fracture Properties of Poly(cyclohexylethylene)-Polyethylene Triblock Copolymers

Containing Cylindrical PE Domains ", J. Ruokolainen, G.H. Fredrickson, E.J. Kramer, C.Y. Ryu, S.F. Hahn and S.N. Magonov, Macromolecules, 35 9391-9402 (2002).


“Fabrication and Characterization of Planar and Channel Waveguides:  III. Compositional distribution and Solute Loss in Polymer Thin Films”, M.J. Banach, S.J. Clarson, G. Beaucage, J. Benkoski, T. Mates, E.J. Kramer and R.A. Vaia, J. Appl. Polymer Sci., 86, 2021-2024 (2002).




“Tailoring Morphologies in Polymeric High Internal Phase Emulsions by Selective Solvent Casting”, R. Mezzenga, G.H. Fredrickson and E.J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 36 4457-4465 (2003).


“Ordering and Melting of Block Copolymer Spherical Domains in 2 and 3 Dimensions”,  R.A. Segalman, A. Hexemer, R.C. Hayward and E.J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 36, 3272-3288 (2003).


“Effects of Lateral Confinement on Order in Spherical Domain Block Copolymer Thin Films”, R.A. Segalman, A. Hexemer and E.J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 36, 6831-6839 (2003).


“Templating Organic Semiconductors via Self-Assembly of Polymeric Colloidal Systems”, R. Mezzenga, J. Ruokolainen, G.H. Fredrickson, E.J. Kramer, D. Moses, A.J. Heeger and O. Ikkala, Science, 299 1872-1874 (2003).


“Diblock Copolymer Reinforced Interfaces between Amorphous Polystyrene and Semicrystalline Polyethylene”, J.J. Benkoski, P. Flores and E.J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 36, 3289-3302 (2003). 


“Topographic Templating of Islands and Holes in Highly Asymmetric Block Copolymer Films”, R.A. Segalman, K.E. Schaefer, G.H. Fredrickson and E.J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 36 4498-4506 (2003).


“Coatings Based on Side-chain Ether-linked Poly(ethylene glycol) and Fluorocarbon Polymers for the Control of Marine Biofouling”, J.P. Youngblood, L. Andruzzi, C.K. Ober, A. Hexemer, E.J. Kramer, J.A. Callow, J.E. Finley and M.E. Callow, Biofouling, 19 (supplement) 91-98 (2003).


“High Internal Phase Polymeric Emulsions by Self-assembly of Colloidal Systems”, R. Mezzenga, J. Ruokolainen, G.H. Fredrickson and E.J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 36 4466-4471 (2003).


“Macromolecules at Surfaces: Research Challenges from Tribology to Biology”, S. Granick, S.K. Kumar, E.J. Amis, M. Antonietti, A.C. Balazs, A.K. Chakraborty, G.S. Grest, C.J. Hawker, P. Janmey, E.J. Kramer, R. Nuzzo, T.P. Russell and C. Safinya, J. Polymer Science – Polymer Physics, 41, 2755-2793 (2003).


“Adjustment of Block Copolymer Nanodomain Sizes at Lattice Defect Sites”. M.R. Hammond, S.W. Sides, G.H. Fredrickson, E.J. Kramer, J. Ruokolainen and S.F. Hahn, Macromolecules, 36, 8712-8716 (2003).


“Fabrication of hcp-Co Nanocrystals via Rapid Pyrolysis in Inverse PS-b-PVP Micelles and Thermal Annealing”, F.S. Diana, S.-H. Lee, P.M. Petroff and E.J. Kramer, Nano Letters, 3, 891-895 (2003).


“Edge Effects on the Order and Freezing of a 2D Array of Block Copolymer Spheres”, R.A. Segalman, A. Hexemer and E.J. Kramer, Phys. Rev. Lett., 91, 196101-1-196101-4 (2003).




“Managing Polymer Surface Structure using Surface Active Block Copolymers in Block Copolymer Mixtures”, A. Hexemer, E. Sivaniah, E.J. Kramer, M. Xiang, X. Li, D.A. Fischer and C.K. Ober, J. Polymer Science – Polymer Physics, 42, 411-420 (2004).


“The Effects of Network Structure on the Resistance of Silane Coupling Agent Layers to Water-Assisted Crack Growth”, J.J. Benkoski, E.J. Kramer, H. Yim, M.S. Kent and J. Hall, Langmuir, 20 3246-3258 (2004).


“Polymer Diffusion in Semicrystalline Polymers Using Secondary Ion Mass Spectroscopy”, R.A. Segalman, A. Jacobson, E.J. Kramer, S.R. Lustig, Macromolecules, 37 2613-2617 (2004).


“Self-assembling Nanoparticles into Holographic Nanopatterns”, S.H. Lee, F.S. Diana, A. Badolato, P.M. Petroff and E.J. Kramer, J. Appl. Phys., 95, 5922-5924 (2004).


“Thin Films of Bicontinuous Cubic Mesostructured Silica Templated by a Nonionic Surfactant, R.C.Hayward, P.C.A. Alberius, E.J. Kramer and B.F. Chmelka, Langmuir, 20, 5998-6004 (2004).


“Synthesis of Block Copolymers of Ethylene and 5-Norbornen-2-yl Acetate” S.J. Diamanti, V. Khanna, A. Hotta, D. Yamakawa, F. Shimizu, E.J. Kramer, G.H. Fredrickson, and G.C. Bazan,, J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 126 10528-10529 (2004).


“Control of Surface Properties Using Fluorinated Polymer Brushes Produced by Surface-Initiated Controlled Radical Polymerization”, L. Andruzzi, A. Hexemer, X. Li, C.K. Ober, E.J. Kramer, G. Galli, E. Chiellini, and D.A. Fischer, Langmuir, 20 10498-10506 (2004).


“Nanostructuring of polymers: Precise channel stamping by optimizing wetting properties”, R. Seemann, E. J. Kramer, F. F. Lange, S. Herminghaus, New J. Phys. 6 111-120 (2004).


“Fluorinated 2-vinylcyclopropane copolymers as low surface energy materials”, G. Galli, A. Ragnoli, M. Bertolucci, C.K. Ober, E.J. Kramer, E. Chiellini, Macromol. Symp. 218 303-312 (2004).


“Structural organisations in polystyrenebased semifluorinated block copolymers for low surface energy coatings”, G. Galli, L. Andruzzi, E. Chiellini, X. Li, C.K. Ober, A. Hexemer, E.J. Kramer, Surf. Coat. Intern. B –Coat. Trans. 87 77-82 (2004)




“Characterization of a Fracture Specimen for Crack Growth in Epoxy due to Thermal Fatigue”, T. Tang, C.-Y. Hui, H.G. Retsos and E.J. Kramer, Engr. Fracture Mech., 72 791-805 (2005).


"Morphology and Thermodynamic Behavior of Syndiotactic-Polypropylene-poly(ethylene-co-propylene) Block Polymers Prepared by Living Olefin Polymerization", J. Ruokolainen, R. Mezzenga, G.H. Fredrickson, E.J. Kramer, P.D. Hustad, and G.W. Coates. Macromolecules, 38 851-860 (2005).


“Wetting morphology at microstructures surfaces”, R. Seemann, M. Brinkmann, E. J.Kramer, F. F.Lange, and R. Lipowsky, PNAS, 102, 1848-1852 (2005).


“Oligo(ethyleneglycol) Containing Polymer Brushes as Bio-selective Surfaces”, L. Andruzzi, W. Senaratne, A. Hexemer, E. D. Sheets, B. Ilic, E. J. Kramer, B. Baird, and C. K. Ober, Langmuir, 21 2495-2504 (2005).


“Symmetric Di-Block Copolymer Thin Films on Rough Substrates I. Kinetics and structure formation in pure block copolymer thin films”, E. Sivaniah, Y. Hayashi, S. Matsubara, S. Kiyono, T. Hashimoto, K. Fukunaga, E.J. Kramer, T. Mates, Macromolecules, 38: 1837-1849 (2005).


“Template cross-linking effects on morphologies of swellable block copolymer and mesostructured silica thin films”, R. C. Hayward, B. F. Chmelka, E. J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 38 7784-7792 (2005).


“Interfacial Roughening Induced by the Reaction of End-Functionalized Polymers at a PS/P2VP Interface : Quantitative Analysis by DSIMS” Bumjoon Kim, Huiman Kang, Kookheon Char, Kirill Katsov, Glenn H. Fredrickson and Edward J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 38, 6108-6114 (2005).


“Control of Nanoparticle Location in Block Copolymers”, J.J. Chiu, B.J. Kim, E.J. Kramer, D.J. Pine, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 127 5036-5037 (2005) .


“Block Copolymer Monolayer Structure Measured with Scanning Force Microscopy Moiré Patterns, Alexander Hexemer, Gila Stein, Edward J, Kramer and Sergei Magonov, Macromolecules, 38, 7083-7089 (2005).


“Nanoparticle-Induced Phase Transitions in Diblock Copolymer Films”, Bumjoon J. Kim, Julia J. Chiu, Gi-Ra Yi, David J. Pine, and Edward J. Kramer, Adv. Materials, 17, 2618-2622 (2005).


“Temperature Dependence of Order, Disorder and Defects in Laterally Confined Diblock Copolymer Cylinder Monolayers”, Matthew R. Hammond, Eric Cochran, Glenn H. Fredrickson, and Edward J. Kramer, Macromolecules 38, 6575-6585 (2005).


“Open questions in the physics of deformation of polymer glasses”, Edward J. Kramer, J. Polymer Science – Polymer Physics, 43, 3369-3371 (2005).


“Cross-linked poly(styrene-block-2-vinyl pyridine) thin films as swellable templates for mesostructured silica and titania”, R.C.Hayward, B.F. Chmelka and E.J. Kramer, Adv. Materials, 17, 2591-2595 (2005).


“Melted by Mistakes”, Edward J. Kramer, Nature, 437 824-825 (2005).




“Edge Effects on Thermal Disorder in Laterally Confined Diblock Copolymer Cylinder Monolayers”, Matthew R. Hammond and Edward J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 39 1538-1544 (2006).


“Controlling Interfacial Interpenetration and Fracture Properties of Polyimide/Epoxy Interfaces”, C. K. Gurumurthy, E. J. Kramer, C.-Y. Hui, J. Adhesion, 82 239-266 (2006).


“Probing the ordering of semiconducting fluorene-thiophene copolymer surfaces on rubbed polyimide substrates by near-edge X-ray absorption fine structure”, L. R. Pattison, A. Hexemer, E. J. Kramer, P.M. Petroff, S. Krishnan, D. A. Fischer, Macromolecules, 39, 2225-2231 (2006).


“Anti-Biofouling Properties of Comb-Like Block Copolymer with Amphiphilic Side-Chains”, S. Krishnan, R. Ayothi, A. Hexemer, J. Finley, K. Sohn, R. Perry, C.K. Ober, E.J. Kramer, M.E. Callow, J.A. Callow, D.A. Fischer, Langmuir, 22, 5075-5086 (2006).


“Effect of Areal Chain Density on the Location of Polymer Modified Gold Nanoparticles in a Block Copolymer Template”, Bumjoon Kim, Joona Bang, Craig J. Hawker and E. J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 39, 4108-4114 (2006).


“Comparison of the Fouling Release Properties of Hydrophobic Fluorinated and Hydrophilic PEGylated Block Copolymer Surfaces: Attachment Strength of the Diatom Navicula and the Green Algae Ulva”, S. Krishnan, N. Wang, C.K. Ober, J. Finlay, M.E. Callow, J.A. Callow, A. Hexemer, K.E. Sohn, E.J. Kramer and D.A. Fischer, Biomacromolecules, 7, 1449-1462 (2006).


“Deformation and Fracture of Lamellar Block Copolymers with Unentangled Glassy Matrices: Effect of Chain Architecture and Domain Orientation”, Vikram Khanna, Janne Ruokolainen, Edward J. Kramer and Stephen F. Hahn, Macromolecules, 39, 4480-4492 (2006).


“The Deformation and Adhesion of Randomly Rough and Patterned Surfaces”, Marcel Benz, Kenneth J. Rosenberg, Edward J. Kramer, Jacob N. Israelachvili, J. Phys. Chem., 110, 11884-11893 (2006).


“Tapered Block Copolymers Containing Ethylene and a Functionalized Comonomer”, Steve J. Diamanti, Vikram Khanna, Atsushi Hotta, Robert C. Coffin, Diane Yamakawa, Edward J. Kramer, Glenn H. Fredrickson, and Guillermo C. Bazan, Macromolecules 39 3270-3274 (2006).


“Hybrid Particle-Field Simulations of Polymer Nanocomposites”, Scott W. Sides, Bumjoon J. Kim, Edward J. Kramer and Glenn H. Fredrickson, Phys. Rev. Lett., 96, 250601-4 (2006).


"Encapsulation of ZnS:Mn2+ Nanocrystals with  Diblock Copolymers", Sangcheol Kim, Frédéric S. Diana, Pierre M. Petroff and Edward J. Kramer, J. Polym. Sci.- Polym. Phys., 44, 3227-3233 (2006).


“Semi-crystalline Thermoplastic Elastomeric Polyolefins: Advances Through Catalyst Development and Macromolecular Design”, Atsushi Hotta, Eric Cochran, Janne Ruokolainen, Vikram Khanna, Glenn H. Fredrickson, Edward J. Kramer, Yong-Woo Shin, Fumihiko Shimizu, Anna E. Cherian, Jeffrey M. Rose and Geoffrey W. Coates, PNAS, 103, 15327-15332 (2006).


“Effect of Chain Architecture and Surface Energies on the Ordering Behavior of Lamellar and Cylinder-forming Block Copolymers”, Vikram Khanna, Eric W. Cochran, Alexander Hexemer , Gila E. Stein, Glenn H. Fredrickson, Edward J. Kramer, Xuefa Li, Jin Wang, Stephen F. Hahn, Macromolecules, 39, 9346-9356 (2006).


“Surfaces of Fluorinated Pyridinium Block-Copolymers with Enhanced Antibacterial Activity” Sitaraman Krishnan, Rebekah J. Ward, Alexander Hexemer, Karen E. Sohn, Kristen L. Lee, Esther R. Angert, Daniel A. Fischer, Edward J. Kramer, Christopher K. Ober, Langmuir, 22, 11255-11266 (2006).




"Analysis of Reaction Kinetics of End-Functionalized Polymers at a PS/P2VP Interface by DSIMS", Bumjoon Kim, Glenn H. Fredrickson and Edward J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 40, 3686-3694 (2007).


Chain architecture Effects on the Diffusion of Cylinder Forming Block Copolymers”, V. Khanna, B.J. Kim, A. Hexemer, T.E. Mates, E.J. Kramer, X. Li, J. Wang and S.F. Hahn, Macromolecules, 40, 2443-2452 (2007).


“Layering Transitions in Thin Films of Spherical Domain Block Copolymers”, G.E. Stein, E.J. Kramer, X. Li and J. Wang, Macromolecules, 40, 2453-2460 (2007).


Single Crystal Diffraction from Two-Dimensional Block Copolymer Arrays”, G.E. Stein, E.J. Kramer, X. Li and J. Wang, Phys. Rev. Lett., 98, 086101 (2007).


The Fracture Energy of Epoxy Interfaces with Layers of Different Silane Coupling Agents” S. Nakamura, E. Pavlovic and E.J. Kramer, J. Adhesion, 83, 351-365 (2007).


“Self-consistent field theory simulations of block copolymer assembly on a sphere”, T. L. Chantawansri, A.W. Bosse, A. Hexemer, H.D. Ceniceros, C.J. Garcia Cervera, E.J. Kramer, G.H. Fredrickson, Phys. Rev. E., 75, Art. 031802 (2007).


“Distribution of Nanoparticles in Lamellar Domains of Block Copolymers”, J.J. Chiu, B.J. Kim, J. Bang, E.J. Kramer and D.J. Pine, Macromolecules, 40, 3361-3365 (2007).


“Surface Organization, Light Driven Surface Changes and Stability of Semifluorinated Azobenzene Polymers”, M.Y. Paik, S. Krishnan, F. You, X. Li, A. Hexemer, Y. Ando, S.H. Kang, D.A. Fischer, E.J. Kramer and C.K. Ober, Langmuir, 23, 5110-5119 (2007).


“Symmetry breaking of in-plane order in confined copolymer mesophases”, G.E. Stein, E.W. Cochran, K. Katsov, G.H. Fredrickson, E.J. Kramer, X. Li, and J. Wang, Phys. Rev. Lett., 98 Art. 158302 (2007).


The Importance of End-Group Structure in the Controlling the Interfacial Activity of Polymer Coated Nanoparticles”. B. J. Kim, S. Given-Beck, J. Bang, C.J. Hawker, E.J. Kramer, Macromolecules, 40 1796-1798 (2007).


Nanoparticle Surfactants as a Route to Bicontinuous Block Copolymer Morphologies”, B. J. Kim, G.H. Fredrickson, C.J. Hawker and E.J. Kramer, Langmuir, 23, 7804-7809 (2007).


“Thickness dependent ordering in laterally confined monolayers of spherical domain block copolymers”, G.E. Stein, E.J. Kramer, X. Li, and J. Wang, Macromolecules, 40, 5791-5800 (2007).


Bio-Selective Surfaces by Chemically Amplified Constructive Microlithography”, L. Andruzzi, B. Nickel, G. Schwake, J. O. Rädler, K. E. Sohn, T. E. Mates and E.J. Kramer, Surface Science, 601, 4984-4992 (2007).


Effect of Humidity on the Ordering of PEO-based Copolymer Thin Films”, Joona Bang, Bumjoon J. Kim, Gila E. Stein, Thomas P. Russell, Xuefa Li, Jin Wang, Edward J. Kramer and Craig J. Hawker, Macromolecules, 40, 7019-7025 (2007).


“Controlled Ordering of Block Copolymer Thin Films by the Addition of Hydrophilic Nanoparticles”, Sung Chan Park, Bumjoon J. Kim, Craig J. Hawker, Edward J. Kramer, Joona Bang and Jeong Sook Ha, Macromolecules, 40 8119-8124 (2007).


“Pseudo-Tetrablock Copolymers with Ethylene and a Functionalized Comonomer”, S.J. Diamanti, R.C. Coffin, A. Hotta, V. Khanna, G.H. Fredrickson, E.J. Kramer, and G.C. Bazan, Chemical Comm., DOI: 10.1039/b705808j, 3550-3552 (2007).


Structural Characterization of an Elevated Lipid Bi-Layer Obtained by Stepwise Functionalization of a Self-Assembled Alkenyl Silane Film”, C. Daniel, K.E. Sohn, T.E. Mates, E.J. Kramer, J. O. Rädler, E. Sachmann, B. Nickel, L. Andruzzi, Biointerphases, 2, 109-118 (2007).


“Creating Nanoparticle Surfactants for Block Copolymer Composites by Surface Chemistry”, Bumjoon J. Kim, Joona Bang, Craig J. Hawker, J. J. Chiu, D. J. Pine, Se Gyu Jang, Seung-Man Yang, and Edward J. Kramer, Langmuir, 23, 12693-12703 (2007).


“Monte Carlo study of crystalline order and defects on weakly curved surfaces”, A. Hexemer, V. Vitelli, E.J. Kramer, G.H. Fredrickson, Phys. Rev. E, 76, Art. 051604(1-12) (2007).