Representative publications

  • Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Boron Azadipyrromethene Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Electron Donor-Acceptor Conjugates Kevin Flavin, Katherine Lawrence, Juergen Bartelmess, Mariusz Tasior, Cristina Navio, Carla Bittencourt, Donal O’Sheac, Dirk M. Guldi, and Silvia Giordani, ACS nano 5 (2011) 1198
  • Synthesis of ZnO:F by reactive magnetron sputtering X. Noirfalise, T. Godfroid, G. Guisbiers, R. Snyders, Acta Materialia, In press
  • Fast relaxation of the velocity distribution function of neutral and ionized species in HIPIMS
    BRITUN M., PALMUCCI M., SNYDERS R., Applied Physics Letter, 99, 131504 (2011)
  • Osteoconductive and bioresorbable composites based on poly(L,L-lactide) and pseudowollastonite: from synthesis andinterfacial compatibilization to in vitro bioactivity and in vivo osseointegration studies; RAQUEZ J.M., BARONE D.T.-J., LUKLINSKA Z., PERSENAIRE O., BELAYEW A., EYCKMANS J., SCHROOTEN J., DUBOIS Ph., Biomacromolecules, 12, 692-700(2011)
  • Tunable supramolecular patterning of carbon nanotubes on gold surface mediated by pH-sensitive poly(amino-methacrylate) brushes; OLIVIER A., MEYER Fr. DESBIEF S., VERGE P., RAQUEZ J.M., LAZZARONI R., DAMMAN P., DUBOIS Ph., Chem. Comm., 47, 1163-1165(2011)
  • Design of cross-linked semi-crystalline poly(e-caprolactone)-based networks with one-way and two-way shape-memory properties through Diels-Alder reactions; RAQUEZ J.-M., VANDERSTAPPEN S., MEYER F., VERGE P., ALEXANDRE M., THOMASSIN J-M., JEROME C., DUBOIS Ph., Chemistry Eur. J., 17, 10135-10143(2011)
  • Efficient bulk heterojunction photovoltaic cells with a pre-organized poly(3-hexylthiophene) phase. D. Moerman, R. Lazzaroni, O. Douhéret, Applied Physics Letters 99, (2011) 093303.
  • Wrinkling hierarchy in constrained thin sheets from suspended graphene to curtains. H. Vandeparre, M. Pineirua, F. Brau, B. Roman, J. Bico, C. Gay, W. Bao, C.N. Lau, P.M. Reis, P. Damman, Physical Review Letters, 106, 224301 (2011).
  • Synthesis of fluorine doped zinc oxide by reactive magnetron sputtering,
    NOIRFALISE X., GODFROID T., GUISBIERS G., SNYDERS R., Acta Materialia, 59, 7521 (2011)
  • Surface-initiated controlled polymerization as a convenient method for designing functional polymer brushes: from self-assembled monolayers to patterned surfaces. OLIVIER A., MEYER F., RAQUEZ J-M., DAMMAN P., DUBOIS Ph., Prog. Polym. Sci., 37,157-181(2012)
  • Nanoscale investigation of the electrical properties in semiconductor polymer/carbon nanotube hybrid materials;
    DESBIEF S., HERGUE N., DOUHERET O., SURIN M., DUBOIS Ph. GEERTS Y., LAZZARONI R., LECLERE Ph., DUBOIS Ph., Nanoscale, 4, 2705-2712(2012)
  • Synthesis of poly(L-lactide) and diblock copolymers from a L-lactide/trimethylene eutectic melt;
    COULEMBIER O., LEMAUR V., JOSSE T., MINOIA A., CORNIL J., DUBOIS Ph., Chemical Science, 3, 723-726 (2012)
  • Time-resolved gas temperature evolution in pulsed Ar–N2 microwave discharges,
    BRITUN M., GODFROID T., KONSTANTINIDIS S., SNYDERS R., Applied Physics Letters, 98, 141502 (2011)
  • Atomic Oxygen Functionalization of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes,
  • Effect of the crystalline constitution of TiO2 substrates on the growth of ultrathin Mo layer
    NOIRFALISE X., RENAUX F., COSSEMENT D., SEBAIHI N., LAZZARONI R., SNYDERS R., Surface Science, 606, 1680 (2012)
  • Graphene Nanoribbons as Low Band Gap Donor Materials for Organic Photovoltaics: Quantum Chemical Aided Design
    S. Osella, A. Narita, M.G. Schwab, Y. Hernandez, X. Feng, K. Müllen, and D. Beljonne, ACS Nano, 6, 5539-5548 (2012)
  • The Role of Driving Energy and Delocalized States for Charge Separation in Organic Semiconductors
    A.A. Bakulin, A. Rao, V.G. Pavelyev, P.H.M. van Loosdrecht, M.S. Pshenichnikov, D. Niedzalek, J. Cornil, D. Beljonne, and R.H. Friend, Science, 335, 1340-1344 (2012)
  • Derivatization of free radicals in an isopropanol plasma polymer film: the first step towards polymer grafting; ERSHOV S., KHELIFA F., DUBOIS Ph., SYNDERS R., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 5, 4216-4223(2013)
  • Synthesis of poly[(4,4’-(dihexyl)dithieno(3,2-b;2’,3’-d)silole] and copolymerization with 3-hexylthiophene: new semiconducting materials with extended optical absorption; BOON F., HERGUE N., DESHAYES G., MOERMANS D., DE WINTER J., GERBAUX P., GEERTS Y.H., LAZZARONI R., DUBOIS Ph., Polym. Chem., 4, 4303-4307(2013)
  • Facile preparation of high performance benzoxazine/CNT-based nano-hybrid network exhibiting outstanding thermo-mechanical properties; DUMAS L., BONNAUD L., OLIVIER M., POORTMAN M., DUBOIS Ph., Chem. Comm., 49, 9543-9545(2013)
  • Homotropic allosterism: in-depth structural analysis by mass spectrometry and computational chemistry of the gas-phase non covalent complexes associating a double-cavity cucurbit[n]uril-type host and size-selected protonated amino compounds. LEMAUR V., CARROY G., POUSSIGUE F., CHIROT F., DE WINTER J., ISAACS L., DUGOURD Ph., CORNIL J ., GERBAUX P., ChemPlusChem, 78, 959 – 969 (2013).
  • Peculiar properties of homoleptic Cu complexes with dipyrromethene derivatives. SERVATY K., CAUET E., THOMAS F., LAMBERMONT J., GERBAUX P., DE WINTER J., OVAERE M., VOLKET L., VAEK N., VAN MEERVELT L, DEHAEN W., MOUCHEROn C., KIRSCH-DE MESMAEKER A., Dalton Trans., 42, 14188 – 14199 (2013).
  • Volatility profiles of monoterpenes loaded onto cellulosic‒ based materials. OUEDRAOGO I., DE WINTER J., GERBAUX P., BONZI Y., Industrial Crops and Products, 51, 100 – 106 (2013).
  • Highly Ordered Hollow Oxide Nanostructures: The Kirkendall Effect at the Nanoscale El Mel A., Buffière M., Tessier P.Y., Konstantinidis K., Xu W., Du K., Wathuthanthri I., Choi C.-H., Bittencourt C., Snyders R. Small, 9(17), 2838-2843, 2013
  • Experimental and theoretical study of the effect of the inductive-to-capacitive transition in propanethiol plasma polymer chemistry Thiry, D., Britun, N., Konstantinidis, S., Dauchot, J.-P., Guillaume, M., Cornil, J., Snyders, R. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 17(19), 9843-9851, 2013
  • Mass spectrometry diagnostics of short-pulsed HiPIMS discharges Palmucci, M., Britun, N., Silva, T., Snyders, R., Konstantinidis, S Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 46(21), 2013
  • Homotropic Allosterism: In-depth Structural Analysis by Mass Spectrometry and Computational Chemistry of the Gas-phase Non Covalent Complexes Associating a Ditopic Cucurbituril Host and Size-selected Protonated Amino Compounds”. V. Lemaur, G. Carroy, F. Poussigue, F. Chirot, J. De Winter, L. Isaacs, P. Dugourd, J. Cornil, and P. Gerbaux. ChemPlusChem 78 (2013) 959-969.
  • “Charge-Transfer Excitations Steer the Davydov Splitting and Mediate Singlet Exciton Fission in Pentacene”. A. Beljonne, H. Yagamata, J.L. Brédas, F.C. Spano, and Y. Olivier. Physical Review Letters 10 (2013) 226402.
  • “Chirality in DNA-pi Conjugated Polymer Supramolecular Structures: Insights into the Self-Assembly”. J. Rubio-Magnieto, A. Thomas, S. Richeter, A. Mehdi, P.Dubois, R. Lazzaroni, S. Clément, and M. Surin. Chemical Communications 49 (2013) 5483- 5485.
  • “Probing the Relation Between Charge Transport and Supramolecular Organization Down to the Angström Resolution in a Benzothiadiazole cyclopentadithiophene Copolymer”. D. Niedzialek, V. Lemaur, D. Dudenko, J. Shu, M.R. Hansen, J.W. Andreasen, W. Pisula, K. Müllen, J. Cornil, and D. Beljonne. Advanced Materials 25 (2013) 1939-1947.
  • A multilayer coating with optimized properties for corrosion protection of Al; KHELIFA F., ERSHOV S., DRUART M.-E., HABIBI Y., CHICOT D., OLIVIER M.., SYNDERS R., DUBOIS Ph., J. Mater. Chem. A, 3, 15977-15985(2015)
  • Recent advances in production of polylactide (PLA) nanocomposites: A versatile-method to tune crystallization properties of PLA Nanocomposites MURARIU M., RAMY-RATIARISON R., PAINT Y., RAQUEZ J.-M., DUBOIS Ph., Nanocomposites, 1, 71-82(2015)
  • “Self-Assembly and Hybridization Mechanisms of DNA with Cationic Polythiophene” J. Rubio-Magnieto, E.G. Azene, J. Knoops, S. Knippenberg, C. Delcourt, A. Thomas, S. Richeter, A. Mehdi, P. Dubois, R. Lazzaroni, D. Beljonne, S. Clément, M. Surin. Soft Matter 11 (2015) 6460-6471.
  • “First-Principles Quantum Dynamics of Singlet Fission: Coherent versus Thermally Activated Mechanisms Governed by Molecular  Stacking”. Tamura, M. Huix-Rotllant, I. Burghardt, Y. Olivier, and D. Beljonne. Physical Review Letters 115 (2015) 107401.
  • A tandem mass spectrometry-based method to assess the architectural purity of synthetic polymers: case of a cyclic polylactide obtained by click chemistry; JOSSE T., DE WINTER J., DUBOIS P., COULEMBIER O., GERBAUX P., MEMBOEUF A., Polymer Chemistry, 6, 64-69(2015)
  • Photoaddition of Two Guanine Bases to Single Ru-TAP Complexes. Computational Studies and Ultrafast Spectroscopies to Elucidate the pH Dependence of Primary Processes; MARCELIS L., REBARZ M., LEMAUR V., FRON E., DE WINTER J., MOUCHERON C., BELJONNE D., SLIWA M., KIRSCH- DE MESMAEKER A., J.Phys.Chem.B, 119, 4488-4500(2015) Free radical-induced grafting from plasma polymers for the synthesis of thin barrier coatings Ershov, S., Khelifa, F., Druart, M.-E, Habibi, Y., Olivier, M.-G., Snyders, R., Dubois, P. RSC Advances, Volume 5, Issue 19, 2015, Pages 14256-14265
  • CO2 Conversion in a Microwave Plasma Reactor in the Presence of N2: Elucidating the Role of Vibrational Levels Heijkers, S, Snoeckx, R., Kozák, T., Silva, T., Godfroid, T., Britun, N., Snyders, R., Bogaerts, A. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Volume 119, Issue 23, 11 June 2015, Pages 12815-12828
  • One-step synthesis of Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films by reactive magnetron co-sputtering Cormier, P.-A., Snyders, R. Acta Materialia, Volume 96, 16 June 2015, Pages 80-88