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Anna Balazs

Professor
Distinguished Professor
NSF Center for Chemo-Mechanical Assembly Chem/Petroleum Engineering

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Anna C. Balazs is the John A. Swanson Chair of Engineering and Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of engineering, and serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Chemistry. She has also held visiting professor appointments at the Scripps Research Institute, University of Texas at Austin, and Oxford University. Her research interests focus on the statistical, mechanical, and computer modeling of complex chemical systems and developing theories for the properties of polymer blends and the behavior of polymers at surfaces and interfaces. Dr. Balazs is a member of the Advisory Board of the Materials Council for Materials Sciences and Engineering Division of the Department of Energy, Basic Energy Sciences, and is a member of the Editorial Advisory Boards of Langmuir, Soft Matter, and Polymer Reviews. She received her MS and PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her postdoctoral research was completed at Brandeis University, MIT, and the University of Massachusetts.

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A.B., Physics, Bryn Mawr College, 1975

Ph.D., Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1981

Chatterjee, R., Biswas, S., Yashin, V.V., Aizenberg, M., Aizenberg, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2021). Controllable growth of interpenetrating or random copolymer networks. SOFT MATTER.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/d1sm00611h.

Kauffman, J.E., Tansi, B.M., LaSalle, C., Manna, R.K., Shklyaev, O.E., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2021). Colloidal Assembly and Separation under UV-Induced Convective Flows and on Inclines. CHEMNANOMAT, 7(7), 805-810.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/cnma.202100082.

Laskar, A., Shklyaev, O.E., & Balazs, A.C. (2021). Self-Morphing, Chemically Driven Gears and Machines. MATTER, 4(2), 600-617.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.matt.2020.11.014.

Manna, R.K., Shklyaev, O.E., & Balazs, A.C. (2021). Chemical pumps and flexible sheets spontaneously form self-regulating oscillators in solution. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 118(12), e2022987118.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2022987118.

Tansi, B.M., Manna, R.K., Shklyaev, O.E., Peris, M.L., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2021). Achieving Independent Control over Surface and Bulk Fluid Flows in Microchambers. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 13(5), 6870-6878.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acsami.0c21291.

Zhang, T., Yashin, V.V., Waters, J.T., & Balazs, A.C. (2021). Formation of helices with controllable chirality in gel-fiber composites. POLYMER, 212, 123191.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.123191.

Cuthbert, J., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2020). STEM Gels by Controlled Radical Polymerization. TRENDS IN CHEMISTRY, 2(4), 341-353.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.trechm.2020.02.002.

Kauffman, J.E., Laskar, A., Shklyaev, O.E., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2020). Light-Induced Dynamic Control of Particle Motion in Fluid-Filled Microchannels. LANGMUIR, 36(34), 10022-10032.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.0c00972.

Laskar, A., Shklyaev, O.E., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Controlling the Spatiotemporal Transport of Particles in Fluid-Filled Microchambers. LANGMUIR, 36(25), 7124-7132.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.9b03546.

Manna, R.K., Shklyaev, O.E., Stone, H.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Chemically controlled shape-morphing of elastic sheets. MATERIALS HORIZONS, 7(9), 2314-2327.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/d0mh00730g.

Morim, D.R., Meeks, A., Shastri, A., Tran, A., Shneidman, A.V., Yashin, V.V., Mahmood, F., Balazs, A.C., Aizenberg, J., & Saravanamuttu, K. (2020). Opto-chemo-mechanical transduction in photoresponsive gels elicits switchable self-trapped beams with remote interactions. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 117(8), 3953-3959.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1902872117.

Oshri, O., Biswas, S., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Buckling-induced interaction between circular inclusions in an infinite thin plate. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 102(3), 033004.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.102.033004.

Shklyaev, O.E., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Effects of an Imposed Flow on Chemical Oscillations Generated by Enzymatic Reactions. FRONTIERS IN CHEMISTRY, 8, 618.Frontiers Media SA. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2020.00618.

Shklyaev, O.E., Yashin, V.V., Stupp, S.I., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Enhancement of chemical oscillations by self-generated convective flows. COMMUNICATIONS PHYSICS, 3(1).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/s42005-020-0341-3.

Waters, J.T., Li, S., Yao, Y., Lerch, M.M., Aizenberg, M., Aizenberg, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Twist again: Dynamically and reversibly controllable chirality in liquid crystalline elastomer microposts. SCIENCE ADVANCES, 6(13), eaay5349.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aay5349.

Zhang, C.T., Liu, Y., Wang, X., Wang, X., Kolle, S., Balazs, A.C., & Aizenberg, J. (2020). Patterning non-equilibrium morphologies in stimuli-responsive gels through topographical confinement. SOFT MATTER, 16(6), 1463-1472.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c9sm02221j.

Zhang, T., Biswas, S., Cuthbert, J., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Understanding the origin of softness in structurally tailored and engineered macromolecular (STEM) gels: A DPD study. POLYMER, 208, 122909.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.122909.

Baker, R., Kauffman, J.E., Laskar, A., Shklyaev, O.E., Potomkin, M., Dominguez-Rubio, L., Shum, H., Cruz-Rivera, Y., Aranson, I.S., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2019). Fight the flow: the role of shear in artificial rheotaxis for individual and collective motion. NANOSCALE, 11(22), 10944-10951.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c8nr10257k.

Laskar, A., Manna, R.K., Shklyaev, O.E., & Balazs, A.C. (2019). Modeling the biomimetic self-organization of active objects in fluids. NANO TODAY, 29, 100804.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.nantod.2019.100804.

Laskar, A., Shklyaev, O.E., & Balazs, A.C. (2019). Collaboration and competition between active sheets for self-propelled particles. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 116(19), 9257-9262.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1901235116.

Maiti, S., Shklyaev, O.E., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2019). Self-Organization of Fluids in a Multienzymatic Pump System. LANGMUIR, 35(10), 3724-3732.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b03607.

Manna, R.K., Shklyaev, O.E., Kauffman, J., Tansi, B., Sen, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2019). Light-Induced Convective Segregation of Different Sized Microparticles. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 11(19), 18004-18012.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acsami.9b03089.

Oshri, O., Biswas, S., & Balazs, A.C. (2019). Modeling the formation of double rolls from heterogeneously patterned gels. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 99(3), 033003.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.99.033003.

Oshri, O., Biswas, S., & Balazs, A.C. (2019). Modeling the behavior of inclusions in circular plates undergoing shape changes from two to three dimensions. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 100(4), 043001.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.100.043001.

Tansi, B.M., Peris, M.L., Shklyaev, O.E., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2019). Organization of Particle Islands through Light-Powered Fluid Pumping. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 58(8), 2295-2299.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/anie.201811568.

Balazs, A.C., Fischer, P., & Sen, A. (2018). Intelligent Nano/Micromotors: Using Free Energy To Fabricate Organized Systems Driven Far from Equilibrium. ACCOUNTS OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 51(12), 2979.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.accounts.8b00511.

Biswas, S., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). "Patterning with loops'' to dynamically reconfigure polymer gels. SOFT MATTER, 14(17), 3361-3371.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c8sm00270c.

Cuthbert, J., Beziau, A., Gottlieb, E., Fu, L., Yuan, R., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2018). Transformable Materials: Structurally Tailored and Engineered Macromolecular (STEM) Gels by Controlled Radical Polymerization. MACROMOLECULES, 51(10), 3808-3817.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b00442.

Cuthbert, J., Zhang, T., Biswas, S., Olszewski, M., Shanmugam, S., Fu, T., Gottlieb, E., Kowalewski, T., Balazs, A.C., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2018). Structurally Tailored and Engineered Macromolecular (STEM) Gels as Soft Elastomers and Hard/Soft Interfaces. MACROMOLECULES, 51(22), 9184-9191.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b01880.

Fang, Y., Yashin, V.V., Dickerson, S.J., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Tuning the synchronization of a network of weakly coupled self-oscillating gels via capacitors. CHAOS, 28(5), 053106.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.5026589.

Fang, Y., Yashin, V.V., Dickerson, S.J., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Detecting spatial defects in colored patterns using self-oscillating gels. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 123(21), 215107.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.5025052.

Kuksenok, O., Singh, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Designing polymer gels and composites that undergo bio-inspired phototactic reconfiguration and motion. BIOINSPIRATION & BIOMIMETICS, 13(3), 035004.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/1748-3190/aaad1c.

Laskar, A., Shklyaev, O.E., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Designing self-propelled, chemically active sheets: Wrappers, flappers, and creepers. SCIENCE ADVANCES, 4(12), eaav1745.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aav1745.

Liu, Y., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Modeling Biofilm Formation on Dynamically Reconfigurable Composite Surfaces. LANGMUIR, 34(4), 1807-1816.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b03765.

Oshri, O., Liu, Y., Aizenberg, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Delamination of a thin sheet from a soft adhesive Winkler substrate. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 97(6), 062803.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.97.062803.

Shklyaev, O.E., Shum, H., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Using Chemical Pumps and Motors To Design Flows for Directed Particle Assembly. ACCOUNTS OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 51(11), 2672-2680.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.accounts.8b00234.

Shum, H., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Flow-Driven Assembly of Microcapsules into Three-Dimensional Towers. LANGMUIR, 34(8), 2890-2899.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b04051.

Waters, J.T., Liu, Y., Li, L., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Optimizing Micromixer Surfaces To Deter Biofouling. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 10(9), 8374-8383.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acsami.7b19845.

Xiong, Y., Dayal, P., Balazs, A.C., & Kuksenok, O. (2018). Phase Transitions and Pattern Formation in Chemo-Responsive Gels and Composites. ISRAEL JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 58(6-7), 693-705.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/ijch.201700137.

Yao, Y., Waters, J.T., Shneidman, A.V., Cui, J., Wang, X., Mandsberg, N.K., Li, S., Balazs, A.C., & Aizenberg, J. (2018). Multiresponsive polymeric microstructures with encoded predetermined and self-regulated deformability. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 115(51), 12950-12955.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1811823115.

Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). CHAPTER 7. Coupling Mechanics to Chemical Reactions to Create “Materials that Compute”. In Polymer Chemistry Series. 2018-January, (pp. 167-193).Royal Society of Chemistry. doi: 10.1039/9781782623885-00167.

Zhang, T., Mbanga, B.L., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Tailoring the mechanical properties of nanoparticle networks that encompass biomimetic catch bonds. JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 56(1), 105-118.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/polb.24542.

Zhang, T., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2018). Fibers on the surface of thermo-responsive gels induce 3D shape changes. SOFT MATTER, 14(10), 1822-1832.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c8sm00009c.

Beziau, A., de Menezes, R.N.L., Biswas, S., Singh, A., Cuthbert, J., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2017). Combining ATRP and FRP Gels: Soft Gluing of Polymeric Materials for the Fabrication of Stackable Gels. POLYMERS, 9(6), 186.MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/polym9060186.

Beziau, A., Fortney, A., Fu, L., Nishiura, C., Wang, H., Cuthbert, J., Gottlieb, E., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2017). Photoactivated Structurally Tailored and Engineered Macromolecular (STEM) gels as precursors for materials with spatially differentiated mechanical properties. POLYMER, 126, 224-230.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2017.08.035.

Biswas, S., Singh, A., Beziau, A., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Modeling the formation of layered, amphiphilic gels. POLYMER, 111, 214-221.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2017.01.044.

Chen, M., Cu, Y., Singh, A., Zhong, M., Jordan, A.M., Biswas, S., Korley, L.T.J., Balazs, A.C., & Johnson, J.A. (2017). Living Additive Manufacturing: Transformation of Parent Gels into Diversely Functionalized Daughter Gels Made Possible by Visible Light Photoredox Catalysis. ACS CENTRAL SCIENCE, 3(2), 124-134.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acscentsci.6b00335.

Das, S., Shklyaev, O.E., Altemose, A., Shum, H., Ortiz-Rivera, I., Valdez, L., Mallouk, T.E., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2017). Harnessing catalytic pumps for directional delivery of microparticles in microchambers. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 8(1), 14384.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/ncomms14384.

Fang, Y., Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Designing self-powered materials systems that perform pattern recognition. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 53(55), 7692-7706.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c7cc03119j.

Shklyaev, O.E., Shum, H., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Convective Self-Sustained Motion in Mixtures of Chemically Active and Passive Particles. LANGMUIR, 33(32), 7873-7880.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b01840.

Shuma, H., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Synthetic quorum sensing in model microcapsule colonies. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 114(32), 8475-8480.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1702288114.

Singh, A., Kuksenok, O., Johnson, J.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Photo-regeneration of severed gel with iniferter-mediated photo-growth. SOFT MATTER, 13(10), 1978-1987.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c6sm02625g.

Valdez, L., Shum, H., Ortiz-Rivera, I., Balazs, A.C., & Sen, A. (2017). Solutal and thermal buoyancy effects in self-powered phosphatase micropumps. SOFT MATTER, 13(15), 2800-2807.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c7sm00022g.

Zhang, T., Mbanga, B.L., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Using Torsion for Controllable Reconfiguration of Binary Nanoparticle Networks. ACS NANO, 11(3), 3059-3066.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acsnano.7b00037.

Zhang, T., Mbanga, B.L., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Effects of morphology on the mechanical properties of heterogeneous polymer-grafted nanoparticle networks. MOLECULAR SYSTEMS DESIGN & ENGINEERING, 2(4), 490-499.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c7me00071e.

Beziau, A., Singh, A., de Menezes, R.N.L., Ding, H., Simakova, A., Kuksenok, O., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2016). Miktoarm star copolymers as interfacial connectors for stackable amphiphilic gels. POLYMER, 101, 406-414.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.08.070.

Fang, Y., Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Pattern recognition with "materials that compute". SCIENCE ADVANCES, 2(9), e1601114.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1601114.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Stimuli-responsive behavior of composites integrating thermo-responsive gels with photo-responsive fibers. MATERIALS HORIZONS, 3(1), 53-62.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c5mh00212e.

Liu, Y., Bhattacharya, A., Kuksenok, O., He, X., Aizenberg, M., Aizenberg, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Computational modeling of oscillating fins that "catch and release" targeted nanoparticles in bilayer flows. SOFT MATTER, 12(5), 1374-1384.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c5sm02752g.

Liu, Y., Kuksenok, O., He, X., Aizenberg, M., Aizenberg, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Harnessing Cooperative Interactions between Thermoresponsive Aptamers and Gels To Trap and Release Nanoparticles. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 8(44), 30475-30483.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acsami.6b06575.

Mbanga, B.L., Iyer, B.V.S., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Tuning the Mechanical Properties of Polymer-Grafted Nanoparticle Networks through the Use of Biomimetic Catch Bonds. MACROMOLECULES, 49(4), 1353-1361.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02455.

Nikolov, S.V., Shum, H., Balazs, A.C., & Alexeev, A. (2016). Computational design of microscopic swimmers and capsules: From directed motion to collective behavior. CURRENT OPINION IN COLLOID & INTERFACE SCIENCE, 21, 44-56.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.cocis.2015.10.012.

Ortiz-Rivera, I., Shum, H., Agrawal, A., Sen, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Convective flow reversal in self-powered enzyme micropumps. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 113(10), 2585-2590.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1517908113.

Shklyaev, O.E., Shum, H., Sen, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Harnessing surface-bound enzymatic reactions to organize microcapsules in solution. SCIENCE ADVANCES, 2(3), e1501835.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1501835.

Singh, A., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Embedding flexible fibers into responsive gels to create composites with controllable dexterity. SOFT MATTER, 12(45), 9170-9184.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c6sm02006b.

Singh, A., Kuksenok, O., Johnson, J.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Tailoring the structure of polymer networks with iniferter-mediated photo-growth. POLYMER CHEMISTRY, 7(17), 2955-2964.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c6py00325g.

Yong, X., Snow, S.C., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2016). Developing Hybrid Modeling Methods to Simulate Self-Assembly in Polymer Nanocomposites. In Self-Assembling Systems. (pp. 20-52).John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. doi: 10.1002/9781119113171.ch2.

Iyer, B.V.S., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Harnessing biomimetic catch bonds to create mechanically robust nanoparticle networks. POLYMER, 69, 310-320.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2015.01.015.

Iyer, B.V.S., Yashin, V.V., Hamer, M.J., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Ductility, toughness and strain recovery in self-healing dual cross-linked nanoparticle networks studied by computer simulations. PROGRESS IN POLYMER SCIENCE, 40(1), 121-137.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2014.07.004.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Designing Dual-functionalized Gels for Self-reconfiguration and Autonomous Motion. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 5(1), 9569.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/srep09569.

Li, J., Shklyaev, O.E., Li, T., Liu, W., Shum, H., Rozen, I., Balazs, A.C., & Wang, J. (2015). Self-Propelled Nanomotors Autonomously Seek and Repair Cracks. NANO LETTERS, 15(10), 7077-7085.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b03140.

Liu, Y., McFarlin, G.T., Yong, X., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Designing Composite Coatings That Provide a Dual Defense against Fouling. LANGMUIR, 31(27), 7524-7532.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b00888.

Liu, Y., Yong, X., McFarlin, G., Kuksenok, O., Aizenberg, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Designing a gel-fiber composite to extract nanoparticles from solution. SOFT MATTER, 11(44), 8692-8700.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c5sm01719j.

Shastri, A., McGregor, L.M., Liu, Y., Harris, V., Nan, H., Mujica, M., Vasquez, Y., Bhattacharya, A., Ma, Y., Aizenberg, M., Kuksenok, O., Balazs, A.C., Aizenberg, J., & He, X. (2015). An aptamer-functionalized chemomechanically modulated biomolecule catch-and-release system. Nature Chemistry, 7(5), 447-454.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/NCHEM.2203.

Shum, H., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Self-assembly of microcapsules regulated via the repressilator signaling network. SOFT MATTER, 11(18), 3542-3549.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c5sm00201j.

Yashin, V.V., Komakov, G.V., Shum, H., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Designing Synthetic Microcapsules That Undergo Biomimetic Communication and Autonomous Motion. LANGMUIR, 31(44), 11951-11963.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b01862.

Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Modeling the entrainment of self-oscillating gels to periodic mechanical deformation. CHAOS, 25(6), 064302.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.4921689.

Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Achieving synchronization with active hybrid materials: Coupling self-oscillating gels and piezoelectric films. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 5(1), 11577.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/srep11577.

Yong, X., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2015). Modeling free radical polymerization using dissipative particle dynamics. POLYMER, 72, 217-225.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2015.01.052.

Yong, X., Simakova, A., Averick, S., Gutierrez, J., Kuksenok, O., Balazs, A.C., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2015). Stackable, Covalently Fused Gels: Repair and Composite Formation. MACROMOLECULES, 48(4), 1169-1178.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma502367f.

Averick, S., Karacsony, O., Mohin, J., Yong, X., Moellers, N.M., Woodman, B.F., Zhu, W., Mehl, R.A., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2014). Cooperative, Reversible Self-Assembly of Covalently Pre-Linked Proteins into Giant Fibrous Structures. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 53(31), 8050-8055.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/anie.201402827.

Balazs, A.C., & Aizenberg, J. (2014). Reconfigurable soft matter. SOFT MATTER, 10(9), 1244-1245.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c4sm90006e.

Balazs, A.C., Bhattacharya, A., Tripathi, A., & Shum, H. (2014). Designing Bioinspired Artificial Cilia to Regulate Particle-Surface Interactions. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY LETTERS, 5(10), 1691-1700.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/jz5004582.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Directing the Behavior of Active, Self-Oscillating Gels with Light. MACROMOLECULES, 47(10), 3231-3242.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma402430b.

Deb, D., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Using light to control the interactions between self-rotating assemblies of active gels. POLYMER, 55(23), 5924-5932.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2014.06.051.

Deb, D., Kuksenok, O., Dayal, P., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Forming self-rotating pinwheels from assemblies of oscillating polymer gels. MATERIALS HORIZONS, 1(1), 125-132.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c3mh00083d.

Hamer, M.J., Iyer, B.V.S., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Designing Mechanomutable Composites: Reconfiguring the Structure of Nanoparticle Networks through Mechanical Deformation. NANO LETTERS, 14(8), 4745-4750.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nl501871e.

Hamer, M.J., Iyer, B.V.S., Yashin, V.V., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Modeling polymer grafted nanoparticle networks reinforced by high-strength chains. SOFT MATTER, 10(9), 1374-1383.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c3sm52300d.

Iyer, B.V.S., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Dynamic behavior of dual cross-linked nanoparticle networks under oscillatory shear. NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS, 16(7), 075009.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/1367-2630/16/7/075009.

Kosif, I., Chang, C.C., Bai, Y., Ribbe, A.E., Balazs, A.C., & Emrick, T. (2014). Picking up Nanoparticles with Functional Droplets. ADVANCED MATERIALS INTERFACES, 1(5), 1400121.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/admi.201400121.

Kuksenok, O., Deb, D., Dayal, P., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Modeling Chemoresponsive Polymer Gels. ANNUAL REVIEW OF CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING, VOL 5, 5(1), 35-54.Annual Reviews. doi: 10.1146/annurev-chembioeng-060713-035949.

Kuksenok, O., Deb, D., Yong, X., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Designing biomimetic reactive polymer gels. MATERIALS TODAY, 17(10), 486-493.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.mattod.2014.06.003.

Tripathi, A., Shum, H., & Balazs, A.C. (2014). Fluid-driven motion of passive cilia enables the layer to expel sticky particles. SOFT MATTER, 10(9), 1416-1427.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c3sm52156g.

Balazs, A.C. (2013). POLYMER CHEMISTRY Wasted loops quantified. NATURE, 493(7431), 172-+.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/493172a.

Bhattacharya, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Stiffness-modulated motion of soft microscopic particles over active adhesive cilia. SOFT MATTER, 9(15), 3945-3955.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c3sm00028a.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Reconfigurable assemblies of active, autochemotactic gels. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 110(2), 431-436.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1213432110.

Dutt, M., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Nano-pipette directed transport of nanotube transmembrane channels and hybrid vesicles. NANOSCALE, 5(20), 9773-9784.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c3nr33991b.

Iyer, B.V.S., Salib, I.G., Yashin, V.V., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Modeling the response of dual cross-linked nanoparticle networks to mechanical deformation. SOFT MATTER, 9(1), 109-121.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c2sm27121d.

Iyer, B.V.S., Yashin, V.V., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Strain recovery and self-healing in dual cross-linked nanoparticle networks. POLYMER CHEMISTRY, 4(18), 4927-4939.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c3py00075c.

Kamalasanan, K., Gottardi, R., Tan, S., Chen, Y., Godugu, B., Rothstein, S., Balazs, A.C., Star, A., & Little, S.R. (2013). "Zero-Dimensional" Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE-INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 52(43), 11308-11312.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/anie.201305526.

Kolmakov, G.V., Salib, I.G., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Modeling Self-Healing Processes in Polymers: From Nanogels to Nanoparticle-Filled Microcapsules. In Self-Healing Polymers. (pp. 91-111).Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA. doi: 10.1002/9783527670185.ch3.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Modeling the Photoinduced Reconfiguration and Directed Motion of Polymer Gels. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS, 23(36), 4601-4610.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/adfm.201203876.

Kuksenok, O., Dayal, P., Bhattacharya, A., Yashin, V.V., Deb, D., Chen, I.C., Van Vliet, K.J., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Chemo-responsive, self-oscillating gels that undergo biomimetic communication. CHEMICAL SOCIETY REVIEWS, 42(17), 7257-7277.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c3cs35497k.

Liu, Y., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Using Light To Guide the Motion of Nanorods in Photoresponsive Binary Blends: Designing Hierarchically Structured Nanocomposites. LANGMUIR, 29(41), 12785-12795.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la401775p.

Liu, Y., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Coassembly of Nanorods and Photosensitive Binary Blends: "Combing" with Light To Create Periodically Ordered Nanocomposites. LANGMUIR, 29(2), 750-760.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la304411w.

Salib, I., Yong, X., Crabb, E.J., Moellers, N.M., McFarlin, G.T., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Harnessing Fluid-Driven Vesicles To Pick Up and Drop Off Janus Particles. ACS NANO, 7(2), 1224-1238.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nn304622f.

Shum, H., Tripathi, A., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Active Ciliated Surfaces Expel Model Swimmers. LANGMUIR, 29(41), 12770-12776.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la402783x.

Tripathi, A., Bhattacharya, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Size Selectivity in Artificial Cilia-Particle Interactions: Mimicking the Behavior of Suspension Feeders. LANGMUIR, 29(14), 4616-4621.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la400318f.

Yong, X., Crabb, E.J., Moellers, N.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Self-Healing Vesicles Deposit Lipid-Coated Janus Particles into Nanoscopic Trenches. LANGMUIR, 29(52), 16066-16074.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la4039182.

Yong, X., Kuksenok, O., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Harnessing Interfacially-Active Nanorods to Regenerate Severed Polymer Gels. NANO LETTERS, 13(12), 6269-6274.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nl403855k.

Yuan, P., Kuksenok, O., Gross, D.E., Balazs, A.C., Moore, J.S., & Nuzzo, R.G. (2013). UV patternable thin film chemistry for shape and functionally versatile self-oscillating gels. SOFT MATTER, 9(4), 1231-1243.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c2sm27100a.

Bhattacharya, A., Buxton, G.A., Usta, O.B., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Propulsion and Trapping of Microparticles by Active Cilia Arrays. LANGMUIR, 28(6), 3217-3226.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la204845v.

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Modeling Mixtures of Nanorods and Polymers. In Polymer Science: A Comprehensive Reference. 7, (pp. 275-286).Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-444-53349-4.00185-0.

Chen, I.C., Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., Balazs, A.C., & Van Vliet, K.J. (2012). Mechanical Resuscitation of Chemical Oscillations in Belousov-Zhabotinsky Gels. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS, 22(12), 2535-2541.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/adfm.201103036.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., Bhattacharya, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Chemically-mediated communication in self-oscillating, biomimetic cilia. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 22(1), 241-250.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c1jm13787e.

Epstein, I.R., Vanag, V.K., Balazs, A.C., Kuksenok, O., Dayal, P., & Bhattacharya, A. (2012). Chemical Oscillators in Structured Media. ACCOUNTS OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 45(12), 2160-2168.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ar200251j.

He, X., Aizenberg, M., Kuksenok, O., Zarzar, L., Shastri, A., Friedlander, R.S., Balazs, A.C., & Aizenberg, J. (2012). Creating Homeostasis in Synthetic Materials via Self-regulating Chemo-mechano-chemical Systems with Built-in Feedback Loops. Nature, 487, 214-218.

He, X., Aizenberg, M., Kuksenok, O., Zarzar, L.D., Shastri, A., Balazs, A.C., & Aizenberg, J. (2012). Synthetic homeostatic materials with chemo-mechano-chemical self-regulation. NATURE, 487(7406), 214-218.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/nature11223.

Kolmakov, G.V., Schaefer, A., Aranson, I., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Designing mechano-responsive microcapsules that undergo self-propelled motion. SOFT MATTER, 8(1), 180-190.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c1sm06415k.

Kratz, K., Narasimhan, A., Tangirala, R., Moon, S., Revanur, R., Kundu, S., Kim, H.S., Crosby, A.J., Russell, T.P., Emrick, T., Kolmakov, G., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Probing and repairing damaged surfaces with nanoparticle-containing microcapsules. NATURE NANOTECHNOLOGY, 7(2), 87-90.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/NNANO.2011.235.

Kratz, K., Narasimhan, A., Tangirala, R., Moon, S.C., Revanur, R., Kundu, S., Kim, H.S., Crosby, A.J., Russell, T.P., Emrick, T., Kolmakov, G., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Probing damaged substrates with 'repair-and-go. Nature Nanotechnology, 7, 87-90.

Ma, Y., Bhattacharya, A., Kuksenok, O., Perchak, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Modeling the Transport of Nanoparticle-Filled Binary Fluids through Micropores. LANGMUIR, 28(31), 11410-11421.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la301676f.

Maresov, E.A., Kolmakov, G.V., Yashin, V.V., Van Vliet, K.J., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Modeling the making and breaking of bonds as an elastic microcapsule moves over a compliant substrate. SOFT MATTER, 8(1), 77-85.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c1sm05952a.

Peleg, O., Savin, T., Kolmakov, G.V., Salib, I.G., Balazs, A.C., Kroeger, M., & Vogel, V. (2012). Fibers with Integrated Mechanochemical Switches: Minimalistic Design Principles Derived from Fibronectin. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 103(9), 1909-1918.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2012.09.028.

Yashin, V., Kuksenok, O., Dayal, P., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Mechanochemical waves in reactive gels. Reports on Progress in Physics, 75(066601), 40 pages.

Yashin, V.V., Kuksenok, O., Dayal, P., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Mechano-chemical oscillations and waves in reactive gels. REPORTS ON PROGRESS IN PHYSICS, 75(6), 066601.IOP Publishing. doi: 10.1088/0034-4885/75/6/066601.

Yashin, V.V., Suzuki, S., Yoshida, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Controlling the dynamic behavior of heterogeneous self-oscillating gels. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 22(27), 13625-13636.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c2jm32065g.

Yoon, J.A., Kamada, J., Koynov, K., Mohin, J., Nicolay, R., Zhang, Y., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2012). Self-Healing Polymer Films Based on Thiol-Disulfide Exchange Reactions and Self-Healing Kinetics Measured Using Atomic Force Microscopy. MACROMOLECULES, 45(1), 142-149.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma2015134.

Balazs, A.C., Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Yashin, V.V. (2011). Self-Oscillating Gels as Stimuli-Responsive Materials. In Handbook of Stimuli-Responsive Materials. (pp. 59-91).Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA. doi: 10.1002/9783527633739.ch3.

Chen, I.C., Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., Moslin, R.M., Balazs, A.C., & Van Vliet, K.J. (2011). Shape- and size-dependent patterns in self-oscillating polymer gels. SOFT MATTER, 7(7), 3141-3146.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c0sm01007c.

Chen, W., Wang, J.Y., Wei, X., Xu, J., Balazs, A.C., Matyjaszewski, K., & Russell, T.P. (2011). UV-enhanced Ordering in Azobenzene-Containing Polystyrene-block-Poly(n-Butyl Methacrylate) Copolymer Blends. MACROMOLECULES, 44(2), 278-285.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma102005s.

Chen, W., Wang, J.Y., Zhao, W., Li, L., Wei, X., Balazs, A.C., Matyjaszewski, K., & Russell, T.P. (2011). Photocontrol over the Disorder-to-Order Transition in Thin Films of Polystyrene-block-poly(methyl methacrylate) Block Copolymers Containing Photodimerizable Anthracene Functionality. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 133(43), 17217-17224.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ja2036964.

Chen, W., Wei, X., Balazs, A.C., Matyjaszewski, K., & Russell, T.P. (2011). Phase Behavior and Photoresponse of Azobenzene-Containing Polystyrene-block-poly(n-butyl methacrylate) Block Copolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 44(5), 1125-1131.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma101982u.

Duki, S.F., Kolmakov, G.V., Yashin, V.V., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Modeling the nanoscratching of self-healing materials. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 134(8), 084901.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.3556744.

Dutt, M., Kuksenok, O., Little, S.R., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Forming transmembrane channels using end-functionalized nanotubes. NANOSCALE, 3(1), 240-250.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c0nr00578a.

Dutt, M., Kuksenok, O., Nayhouse, M.J., Little, S.R., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Modeling the Self-Assembly of Lipids and Nanotubes in Solution: Forming Vesicles and Bicelles with Transmembrane Nanotube Channels. ACS NANO, 5(6), 4769-4782.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nn201260r.

Dutt, M., Nayhouse, M.J., Kuksenok, O., Little, S.R., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Interactions of End-functionalized Nanotubes with Lipid Vesicles: Spontaneous Insertion and Nanotube Self-Organization. CURRENT NANOSCIENCE, 7(5), 699-715.Bentham Science Publishers Ltd. doi: 10.2174/157341311797483772.

Edington, C., Murata, H., Koepsel, R., Andersen, J., Eom, S., Kanade, T., Balazs, A.C., Kolmakov, G., Kline, C., McKeel, D., Liron, Z., & Russell, A.J. (2011). Tailoring the Trajectory of Cell Rolling with Cytotactic Surfaces. LANGMUIR, 27(24), 15345-15351.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la203382k.

Kolmakov, G.V., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Design rules for creating sensing and self-actuating microcapsules. SMART STRUCTURES AND SYSTEMS, 7(3), 199-211.Techno-Press. doi: 10.12989/sss.2011.7.3.199.

Kolmakov, G.V., Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Designing self-propelled microcapsules for pick-up and delivery of microscopic cargo. SOFT MATTER, 7(7), 3168-3176.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c0sm00864h.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., Kinoshita, M., Sakai, T., Yoshida, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Exploiting gradients in cross-link density to control the bending and self-propelled motion of active gels. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 21(23), 8360-8371.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c0jm03426f.

Li, L., Miesch, C., Sudeep, P.K., Balazs, A.C., Emrick, T., Russell, T.P., & Hayward, R.C. (2011). Kinetically Trapped Co-continuous Polymer Morphologies through Intraphase Gelation of Nanoparticles. NANO LETTERS, 11(5), 1997-2003.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nl200366z.

Salib, I.G., Kolmakov, G.V., Bucior, B.J., Peleg, O., Kroeger, M., Savin, T., Vogel, V., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Using Mesoscopic Models to Design Strong and Tough Biomimetic Polymer Networks. LANGMUIR, 27(22), 13796-13805.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la202760z.

Salib, I.G., Kolmakov, G.V., Gnegy, C.N., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Role of Parallel Reformable Bonds in the Self-Healing of Cross-Linked Nanogel Particles. LANGMUIR, 27(7), 3991-4003.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la104609t.

Yan, L.T., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Self-assembly of nanorods in ternary mixtures: promoting the percolation of the rods and creating interfacially jammed gels. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 21(37), 14178-14184.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c1jm10397k.

Yan, L.T., Maresov, E., Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Self-assembly of mixtures of nanorods in binary, phase-separating blends. SOFT MATTER, 7(2), 595-607.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c0sm00803f.

Balazs, A.C., & Alexeev, A. (2010). Modeling the Interactions between Compliant Microcapsules and Patterned Surfaces. In Multiscale Modeling of Particle Interactions. (pp. 185-221).John Wiley & Sons, Inc. doi: 10.1002/9780470579831.ch7.

Balazs, A.C., & Yeomans, J.M. (2010). Emerging themes in soft matter: responsive and active soft materials. SOFT MATTER, 6(4), 703-704.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c000662a.

Bhattacharya, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Designing microcapsule arrays that propagate chemical signals. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 82(2), 021801.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.82.021801.

Bhattacharya, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Biomimetic chemical signaling across synthetic microcapsule arrays. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY, 20(46), 10384-10396.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/c0jm01682a.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Designing autonomously motile gels that follow complex paths. SOFT MATTER, 6(4), 768-773.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b918434a.

Ghosh, R., Buxton, G.A., Usta, O.B., Balazs, A.C., & Alexeev, A. (2010). Designing Oscillating Cilia That Capture or Release Microscopic Particles. LANGMUIR, 26(4), 2963-2968.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la902926w.

Kamada, J., Koynov, K., Corten, C., Juhari, A., Yoon, J.A., Urban, M.W., Balazs, A.C., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2010). Redox Responsive Behavior of Thiol/Disulfide-Functionalized Star Polymers Synthesized via Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization. MACROMOLECULES, 43(9), 4133-4139.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma100365n.

Kolmakov, G.V., Revanur, R., Tangirala, R., Emrick, T., Russell, T.P., Crosby, A.J., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Using Nanoparticle-Filled Microcapsules for Site-Specific Healing of Damaged Substrates: Creating a "Repair-and-Go" System. ACS NANO, 4(2), 1115-1123.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nn901296y.

Kolmakov, G.V., Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Designing communicating colonies of biomimetic microcapsules. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 107(28), 12417-12422.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1001950107.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., Dayal, P., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Copying from Nature: Designing Adaptive, Chemoresponsive Gels. JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 48(24), 2533-2541.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/polb.22113.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., Dayal, P., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Self-Oscillating Gels as Biomimetic Soft Materials. In Nonlinear Dynamics with Polymers. (pp. 135-162).Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA. doi: 10.1002/9783527632602.ch8.

Yashin, V.V., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Computational Design of Active, Self-Reinforcing Gels. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 114(19), 6316-6322.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/jp101009h.

Yashin, V.V., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Modeling autonomously oscillating chemo-responsive gels. PROGRESS IN POLYMER SCIENCE, 35(1-2), 155-173.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2009.10.003.

Balazs, A.C., & Epstein, I.R. (2009). Emergent or Just Complex?. SCIENCE, 325(5948), 1632-1634.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.1178323.

Balazs, A.C., Kuksenok, O., & Alexeev, A. (2009). Modeling the Interactions between Membranes and Inclusions: Designing Self-Cleaning Films and Resealing Pores. MACROMOLECULAR THEORY AND SIMULATIONS, 18(1), 11-24.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/mats.200800057.

Bhattacharya, A., Usta, O.B., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Self-Sustained Motion of a Train of Haptotactic Microcapsules. LANGMUIR, 25(17), 9644-9647.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la9017823.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Using Light to Guide the Self-Sustained Motion of Active Gels. LANGMUIR, 25(8), 4298-4301.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la900051b.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Forming ordered structures in ternary, photosensitive blends through the use of masks. SOFT MATTER, 5(6), 1205-1213.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b805245j.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Back matter. Soft Matter, 5(24), 5042.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b924201p.

Huang, C.F., Chen, W., Russell, T.P., Balazs, A.C., Chang, F.C., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2009). Synthesis of Photoisomerizable Block Copolymers by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization. MACROMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS, 210(18), 1484-1492.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/macp.200900195.

Kolmakov, G.V., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Harnessing Labile Bonds between Nanogel Particles to Create Self-Healing Materials. ACS NANO, 3(4), 885-892.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nn900052h.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Spatial confinement controls self-oscillations in polymer gels undergoing the Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 80(5), 056208.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.80.056208.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Global signaling of localized impact in chemo-responsive gels. SOFT MATTER, 5(9), 1835-1839.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b821838b.

Markesteijn, A.P., Usta, O.B., Ali, I., Balazs, A.C., & Yeomans, J.M. (2009). Flow injection of polymers into nanopores. SOFT MATTER, 5(22), 4575-4579.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b909208k.

Usta, O.B., Perchak, D., Clarke, A., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Shear and extensional deformation of droplets containing polymers and nanoparticles. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 130(23), 234905.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.3153922.

Usta, O.B., Perchak, D., Clarke, A., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Effect of encapsulated polymers and nanoparticles on shear deformation of droplets. SOFT MATTER, 5(4), 850-855.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b815148b.

Yashin, V.V., Van Vliet, K.J., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Controlling chemical oscillations in heterogeneous Belousov-Zhabotinsky gels via mechanical strain. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 79(4), 046214.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.79.046214.

Alexeev, A., Uspal, W.E., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Harnessing Janus nanoparticles to create controllable pores in membranes. ACS NANO, 2(6), 1117-1122.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nn8000998.

Alexeev, A., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Designing Synthetic, Pumping Cilia That Switch the Flow Direction in Microchannels. LANGMUIR, 24(21), 12102-12106.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la801907x.

Balazs, A.C. (2008). New approaches for designing 'programmable' microfluidic devices. POLYMER INTERNATIONAL, 57(5), 669-671.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/pi.2403.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Using a single mask to create multiple patterns in three-component, photoreactive blends. Langmuir, 24(5), 1621-1624.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la703334w.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Using a single mask to create multiple patterns in three-component, photoreactive blends. LANGMUIR, 24(5), 1621-1624. doi: 10.1021/la703334w.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Gradient sensing in reactive, ternary membranes. Langmuir, 24(5), 1878-1883.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la7028615.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Gradient sensing in reactive, ternary membranes. LANGMUIR, 24(5), 1878-1883. doi: 10.1021/la7028615.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Three-dimensional model for chemoresponsive polymer gels undergoing the Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 78(4), 041406.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.78.041406.

Usta, O.B., Alexeev, A., Zhu, G., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Modeling microcapsules that communicate through nanoparticles to undergo self-propelled motion. ACS NANO, 2(3), 471-476.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/nn700379v.

Usta, O.B., Nayhouse, M., Alexeev, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Designing patterned substrates to regulate the movement of capsules in microchannels. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 128(23), 235102.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.2940202.

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Chemomechanical synchronization in heterogeneous self-oscillating gels. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 77(4), 046210.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.77.046210.

Alexeev, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Designing smart systems to selectively entrap and burst microcapsules. SOFT MATTER, 3(12), 1500-1505.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b711769h.

Alexeev, A., Verberg, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Patterned surfaces segregate compliant microcapsules. LANGMUIR, 23(3), 983-987.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la062914q.

Balazs, A.C. (2007). Economy at the nanoscale. NATURE MATERIALS, 6(2), 94-95.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/nmat1820.

Balazs, A.C. (2007). Modeling self-assembly and phase behavior in complex mixtures. ANNUAL REVIEW OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY, 58(1), 211-233.Annual Reviews. doi: 10.1146/annurev.physchem.58.032806.104520.

BaLazs, A.C. (2007). Modelling self-healing materials. MATERIALS TODAY, 10(9), 18-23.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S1369-7021(07)70205-5.

Balazs, A.C., Bicerano, J., & Ginzburg, V.V. (2007). Polyolefin/Clay Nanocomposites: Theory and Simulation. In Polyolefin Composites. (pp. 415-448).John Wiley & Sons, Inc. doi: 10.1002/9780470199039.ch15.

Gunari, N., Balazs, A.C., & Walker, G.C. (2007). Force-induced globule-coil transition in single polystyrene chains in water. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 129(33), 10046-+.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ja068652w.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Modeling multicomponent reactive membranes. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 75(5), 051906.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.75.051906.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Mechanically induced chemical oscillations and motion in responsive gels. SOFT MATTER, 3(9), 1138-1144.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b707393c.

Levandovsky, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Mechanisms for fragment formation in brittle solids. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 75(5), 056105.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.75.056105.

Pooley, C.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Producing swimmers by coupling reaction-diffusion equations to a chemically responsive material. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 76(1), 016308.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.76.016308.

Smith, K.A., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Designing synthetic vesicles that engulf nanoscopic particles. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 127(8), 084703.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.2766953.

Usta, O.B., Alexeev, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Fork in the road: Patterned surfaces direct microcapsules to make a decision. LANGMUIR, 23(22), 10887-10890.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la7018583.

Verberg, R., Dale, A.T., Kumar, P., Alexeev, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Healing substrates with mobile, particle-filled microcapsules: designing a 'repair and go' system. JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY INTERFACE, 4(13), 349-357.The Royal Society. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2006.0165.

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Theoretical and computational modeling of self-oscillating polymer gels. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 126(12), 124707.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.2672951.

Zhu, G., Alexeev, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Designing constricted microchannels to selectively entrap soft particles. MACROMOLECULES, 40(14), 5176-5181.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma0706632.

Zhu, G., Alexeev, A., Kumacheva, E., & Balazs, A.C. (2007). Modeling the interactions between compliant microcapsules and pillars in microchannels. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 127(3), 034703.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.2753150.

Alexeev, A., Verberg, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Designing compliant substrates to regulate the motion of vesicles. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 96(14), 148103.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.96.148103.

Alexeev, A., Verberg, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Motion of compliant capsules on corrugated surfaces: A means of sorting by mechanical properties. JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 44(18), 2667-2678.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/polb.20899.

Alexeev, A., Verberg, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Modeling the interactions between deformable capsules rolling on a compliant surface. SOFT MATTER, 2(6), 499-509.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b602417c.

Balazs, A.C., Emrick, T., & Russell, T.P. (2006). Nanoparticle polymer composites: Where two small worlds meet. SCIENCE, 314(5802), 1107-1110.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.1130557.

Gupta, S., Zhang, Q.L., Emrick, T., Balazs, A.C., & Russell, T.P. (2006). Entropy-driven segregation of nanoparticles to cracks in multilayered composite polymer structures. NATURE MATERIALS, 5(3), 229-233.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/nmat1582.

He, G., Ginzburg, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Determining the phase behavior of nanoparticle-filled binary blends. JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 44(17), 2389-2403.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/polb.20887.

Hu, S., Brittain, W.J., Jacobson, S., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Selective ordering of surfactant modified gold nanoparticles in a diblock copolymer. EUROPEAN POLYMER JOURNAL, 42(9), 2045-2052.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2006.03.034.

Kuksenok, O., Travasso, R.D.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Dynamics of ternary mixtures with photosensitive chemical reactions: Creating three-dimensionally ordered blends. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 74(1), 011502.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.74.011502.

Smith, K.A., Alexeev, A., Verberg, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Designing a simple ratcheting system to sort microcapsules by mechanical properties. LANGMUIR, 22(16), 6739-6742.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la0610093.

Travasso, R.D.M., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Exploiting photoinduced reactions in polymer blends to create hierarchically ordered, defect-free materials. LANGMUIR, 22(6), 2620-2628.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la053350d.

Verberg, R., Alexeev, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Modeling the release of nanoparticles from mobile microcapsules. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 125(22), 224712.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.2404955.

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Pattern formation and shape changes in self-oscillating polymer gels. SCIENCE, 314(5800), 798-801.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.1132412.

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Modeling polymer gels exhibiting self-oscillations due to the Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction. MACROMOLECULES, 39(6), 2024-2026.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma052622g.

Alexeev, A., Verberg, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Modeling the motion of microcapsules on compliant polymeric surfaces. MACROMOLECULES, 38(24), 10244-10260.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma0516135.

Balazs, A.C. (2005). Challenges in polymer science: Controlling vesicle-substrate interactions. JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 43(23), 3357-3360.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/polb.20635.

Balazs, A.C., Verberg, R., Pooley, C.M., & Kuksenok, O. (2005). Modeling the flow of complex fluids through heterogeneous channels. SOFT MATTER, 1(1), 44-54.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b500866b.

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Micromechanical simulation of the deformation and fracture of polymer blends. MACROMOLECULES, 38(2), 488-500.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma048470r.

Buxton, G.A., Verberg, R., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Newtonian fluid meets an elastic solid: Coupling lattice Boltzmann and lattice-spring models. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 71(5), 056707.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.71.056707.

Chen, X.J., Harrison, R., & Zhang, Y.Q. (2005). Multi-SVM fuzzy classification and fusion method and applications in bioinformatics. JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL AND THEORETICAL NANOSCIENCE, 2(4), 534-542.American Scientific Publishers. doi: 10.1166/jctn.2005.008.

Kuksenok, O., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Local control of periodic pattern formation in binary fluids within microchannels. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 95(24), 240603.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.95.240603.

Lin, Y., Boker, A., He, J.B., Sill, K., Xiang, H.Q., Abetz, C., Li, X.F., Wang, J., Emrick, T., Long, S., Wang, Q., Balazs, A., & Russell, T.P. (2005). Self-directed self-assembly of nanoparticle/copolymer mixtures. NATURE, 434(7029), 55-59.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/nature03310.

Pooley, C.M., Balazs, A.C., & Yeomans, J.M. (2005). Pattern formation arising from condensation of a homogeneous gas into a binary, phase-separating liquid. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 72(2), 021505.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.72.021505.

Pooley, C.M., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Convection-driven pattern formation in phase-separating binary fluids. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 71(3), 030501.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.71.030501.

Smith, K.A., Tyagi, S., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Healing surface defects with nanoparticle-filled polymer coatings: Effect of particle geometry. MACROMOLECULES, 38(24), 10138-10147.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma0515127.

Travasso, R.D.M., Buxton, G.A., Kuksenok, O., Good, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Modeling the morphology and mechanical properties of sheared ternary mixtures. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 122(19), 194906.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1903883.

Travasso, R.D.M., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Harnessing light to create defect-free, hierarchically structured polymeric materials. LANGMUIR, 21(24), 10912-10915.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la052511a.

Verberg, R., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Modeling the flow of fluid/particle mixtures in microchannels: Encapsulating nanoparticles within monodisperse droplets. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 123(22), 224706.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.2133733.

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Modeling the dynamic fracture of polymer blends processed under shear. PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 69(5).American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.69.054101.

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Predicting the mechanical and electrical properties of nanocomposites formed from polymer blends and nanorods. MOLECULAR SIMULATION, 30(4), 249-257.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/08927020310001659142.

Good, K., Kuksenok, O., Buxton, G.A., Ginzburg, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Effect of hydrodynamic interactions on the evolution of chemically reactive ternary mixtures. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 121(12), 6052-6063.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1783872.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Structures formation in binary fluids driven through patterned microchannels: effect of hydrodynamics and arrangement of surface patterns. PHYSICA D-NONLINEAR PHENOMENA, 198(3-4), 319-332.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.physd.2004.09.007.

Lee, J.Y., Balazs, A.C., Thompson, R.B., & Hill, R.M. (2004). Self-assembly of amphiphilic nanoparticle-coil "tadpole" macromolecules. MACROMOLECULES, 37(10), 3536-3539.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma035542q.

Lee, J.Y., Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Using nanoparticles to create self-healing composites. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 121(11), 5531-5540.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1784432.

Tyagi, S., Lee, J.Y., Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Using Nanocomposite Coatings To Heal Surface Defects. Macromolecules, 37(24), 9160-9168.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma048773l.

Tyagi, S., Lee, J.Y., Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Using nanocomposite coatings to heal surface defects. MACROMOLECULES, 37(24), 9160-9168. doi: 10.1021/ma048773l.

Verberg, R., Pooley, C.M., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Pattern formation in binary fluids confined between rough, chemically heterogeneous surfaces. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 93(18), 184501.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.93.184501.

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Theoretical model of interfacial polymerization. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 121(22), 11440-11454.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1814354.

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2004). Interdiffusion in a polydisperse polymer blend. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 121(6), 2833-2843.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1773131.

Balazs, A.C. (2003). Predicting the morphology of nanostructured composites. CURRENT OPINION IN SOLID STATE & MATERIALS SCIENCE, 7(1), 27-33.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S1359-0286(03)00004-4.

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Predicting the mechanical properties of binary blends of immiscible polymers. INTERFACE SCIENCE, 11(2), 175-186.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1023/A:1022170627728.

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Simulating the morphology and mechanical properties of filled diblock copolymers. Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, 67(3 1).

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Simulating the morphology and mechanical properties of filled diblock copolymers. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 67(3), 031802.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.67.031802.

Buxton, G.A., Lee, J.Y., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Computer simulation of morphologies and optical properties of filled diblock copolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 36(25), 9631-9637.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma034322+.

Cheng, M.H.Y., Balazs, A.C., Yeung, C., & Ginzburg, V.V. (2003). Modeling reactive compatibilization of a binary blend with interacting particles. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 118(19), 9044-9052.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1566942.

Chervanyov, A.I., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Effect of particle size and shape on the order-disorder phase transition in diblock copolymers. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 119(6), 3529-3534.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1591723.

Granick, S., Kumar, S.K., Amis, E.J., Antonietti, M., Balazs, A.C., Chakraborty, A.K., Grest, G.S., Hawker, C.J., Janmey, P., Kramer, E.J., Nuzzo, R., Russell, T.P., & Safinya, C.R. (2003). Macromolecules at surfaces: Research challenges and opportunities from tribology to biology. JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 41(22), 2755-2793.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/polb.10669.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Simulating the dynamic behavior of immiscible binary fluids in three-dimensional chemically patterned microchannels. Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, 68(1 1), 115021-115028.

Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Simulating the dynamic behavior of immiscible binary fluids in three-dimensional chemically patterned microchannels. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 68(1), 011502.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.68.011502.

Kuksenok, O., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Diffusive intertwining of two fluid phases in chemically patterned microchannels. Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, 68(5 1), 515051-515059.

Kuksenok, O., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Diffusive intertwining of two fluid phases in chemically patterned microchannels. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 68(5), 051505.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.68.051505.

Kuksenok, O., Jasnow, D., Yeomans, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Periodic droplet formation in chemically patterned microchannels. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 91(10). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.91.108303.

Kuksenok, O., Jasnow, D., Yeomans, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Periodic droplet formation in chemically patterned microchannels. Phys Rev Lett, 91(10), 108303.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.91.108303.

Lee, J., Lee, I.H.Lee, J. (2003). Unbiased global optimization of Lennard-Jones clusters for N <= 201 using the conformational space annealing method. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 91(8), 080201.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.91.080201.

Lee, J.Y., Shou, Z., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Modeling the Self-Assembly of Copolymer/Nanoparticle Mixtures Confined Between Solid Surfaces. Phys. Rev. Letts., 91(136103), 4 pages.

Lee, J.Y., Shou, Z., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Modeling the self-assembly of copolymer-nanoparticle mixtures confined between solid surfaces. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 91(13). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.91.136103.

Lee, J.Y., Shou, Z., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Modeling the self-assembly of copolymer-nanoparticle mixtures confined between solid surfaces. Phys Rev Lett, 91(13), 136103.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.91.136103.

Lee, J.Y., Shou, Z.Y., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Predicting the morphologies of confined copolymer/nanoparticle mixtures. MACROMOLECULES, 36(20), 7730-7739.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma034765d.

Lee, J.Y., Thompson, R.B., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Self-assembly of a binary mixture of particles and diblock copolymers. FARADAY DISCUSSIONS, 123(1), 121-131.Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). doi: 10.1039/b205023b.

Shou, Z.Y., Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2003). Predicting the self-assembled morphology and mechanical properties of mixtures of diblocks and rod-like nanoparticles. COMPOSITE INTERFACES, 10(4-5), 343-368.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1163/156855403771953632.

Buxton, G.A., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Lattice spring model of filled polymers and nanocomposites. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 117(16), 7649-7658.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1509447.

Ginzburg, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Predicting the Phase Behavior of Polymer-Clay Nanocomposites: The Role of End-Functionalized Chains. ACS Symposium Series, 804, 57-70.

Ginzburg, V.V., Qiu, F., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Three-dimensional simulations of diblock copolymer/particle composites. POLYMER, 43(2), 461-466.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0032-3861(01)00428-1.

Kuksenok, O., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Using patterned substrates to promote mixing in microchannels. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 65(3), 031502.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.65.031502.

Lee, J.Y., Thompson, R.B., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Entropically driven formation of hierarchically ordered nanocomposites. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 89(15), 155503.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.89.155503.

Lee, J.Y., Thompson, R.B., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Effect of nanoscopic particles on the mesophase structure of diblock copolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 35(13), 4855-4858.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma0200266.

Suppa, D., Kuksenok, O., Balazs, A.C., & Yeomans, J.M. (2002). Phase separation of a binary fluid in the presence of immobile particles: A lattice Boltzmann approach. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 116(14), 6305-6310.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1460863.

Thompson, R.B., Ginzburg, V.V., Matsen, M.W., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Block copolymer-directed assembly of nanoparticles: Forming mesoscopically ordered hybrid materials. MACROMOLECULES, 35(3), 1060-1071.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma011563d.

Thompson, R.B., Lee, J.Y., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2002). Binary hard sphere mixtures in block copolymer melts. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 66(3), 031801.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.66.031801.

Kuksenok, O., Yeomans, J.M., & Balazs, A.C. (2001). Creating localized mixing stations within microfluidic channels. LANGMUIR, 17(23), 7186-7190.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la010978p.

Pickett, G.T., & Balazs, A.C. (2001). Conformations of bridging polyelectrolytes in poor solvent: Single-chain self-consistent field calculations. LANGMUIR, 17(16), 5111-5117.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la001034n.

Qiu, F., Peng, G.W., Ginzburg, V.V., Balazs, A.C., Chen, H.Y., & Jasnow, D. (2001). Spinodal decomposition of a binary fluid with fixed impurities. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 115(8), 3779-3784.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.1388223.

Thompson, R.B., Ginzburg, V.V., Matsen, M.W., & Balazs, A.C. (2001). Predicting the mesophases of copolymer-nanoparticle composites. SCIENCE, 292(5526), 2469-2472.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.1060585.

Balazs, A.C., Ginzburg, V.V., Qiu, F., Peng, G.W., & Jasnow, D. (2000). Multi-scale model for binary mixtures containing nanoscopic particles. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 104(15), 3411-3422.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/jp993356+.

Fasolka, M.J., Banerjee, P., Mayes, A.M., Pickett, G., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Morphology of ultrathin supported diblock copolymer films: Theory and experiment. MACROMOLECULES, 33(15), 5702-5712.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma990021h.

Ginzburg, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Calculating phase diagrams for nanocomposites: The effect of adding end-functionalized chains to polymer/clay mixtures. ADVANCED MATERIALS, 12(23), 1805-1809.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/1521-4095(200012)12:23<1805::AID-ADMA1805>3.0.CO;2-Z.

Ginzburg, V.V., Gibbons, C., Qiu, F., Peng, G., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Modeling the dynamic behavior of diblock copolymer/particle composites. Macromolecules, 33(16), 6148-6158.

Ginzburg, V.V., Gibbons, C., Qiu, F., Peng, G.W., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Modeling the dynamic behavior of diblock copolymer/particle composites. MACROMOLECULES, 33(16), 6140-6147.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma991065t.

Ginzburg, V.V., Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Theoretical phase diagrams of polymer/clay composites: The role of grafted organic modifiers. MACROMOLECULES, 33(3), 1089-1099.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma991324e.

Huh, J., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Behavior of confined telechelic chains under shear. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 113(5), 2025-2031.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.482010.

Huh, J., Ginzburg, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Thermodynamic behavior of particle/diblock copolymer mixtures: Simulation and theory. MACROMOLECULES, 33(21), 8085-8096.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma000708y.

Kuznetsov, D.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Phase behavior of end-functionalized polymers confined between two surfaces. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 113(6), 2479-2483.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.482065.

Kuznetsov, D.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Scaling theory for end-functionalized polymers confined between two surfaces: Predictions for fabricating polymer/clay nanocomposites. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 112(9), 4365-4375.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.481003.

Peng, G.W., Qiu, F., Ginzburg, V.V., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Forming supramolecular networks from nanoscale rods in binary, phase-separating mixtures. SCIENCE, 288(5472), 1802-1804.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.288.5472.1802.

Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Effect of polymer architecture on the miscibility of polymer/clay mixtures. Polymer International, 49(5), 469-471.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/(sici)1097-0126(200005)49:5<469::aid-pi433>3.0.co;2-2.

Balazs, A.C. (1999). Interactions of nanoscopic particles with phase-separating polymeric mixtures. CURRENT OPINION IN COLLOID & INTERFACE SCIENCE, 4(6), 443-448.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S1359-0294(00)00021-2.

Balazs, A.C. (1999). Phase separation in polymer/particle mixtures: The influence of a grafted layer on the surface of the particles. American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 40(2), 93.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., & Zhulina, E. (1999). Modeling the Interactions between Polymers and Clay Surfaces through Self-Consistent Field Theory. ACS Symposium Series, 741, 369-381.American Chemical Society. doi: 10.1021/bk-2000-0741.ch023.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., Zhulina, E., & Lyatskaya, Y. (1999). Modeling the phase behavior of polymer/clay nanocomposites. ACCOUNTS OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 32(8), 651-657.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ar970336m.

Ginzburg, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (1999). Calculating phase diagrams of polymer-platelet mixtures using density functional theory: Implications for polymer/clay composites. MACROMOLECULES, 32(17), 5681-5688.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma990135t.

Ginzburg, V.V., Peng, G., Qiu, F., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (1999). Kinetic model of phase separation in binary mixtures with hard mobile impurities. Phys Rev E Stat Phys Plasmas Fluids Relat Interdiscip Topics, 60(4 Pt B), 4352-4359. doi: 10.1103/physreve.60.4352.

Ginzburg, V.V., Peng, G., Qiu, F., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (1999). Kinetic model of phase separation in binary mixtures with hard mobile impurities. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 60(4), 4352-4359.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.60.4352.

Ginzburg, V.V., Qiu, F., Paniconi, M., Peng, G.W., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (1999). Simulation of hard particles in a phase-separating binary mixture. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 82(20), 4026-4029.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.82.4026.

Qiu, F., Ginzburg, V.V., Paniconi, M., Peng, G.W., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (1999). Phase separation under shear of binary mixtures containing hard particles. LANGMUIR, 15(15), 4952-4956.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la9904410.

Sun, T., Balazs, A.C., & Jasnow, D. (1999). Dynamics of the phase behavior of a polymer blend under shear flow. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 59(1), 603-611.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.59.603.

Zhulina, E., Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (1999). Attraction between surfaces in a polymer melt containing telechelic chains: Guidelines for controlling the surface separation in intercalated polymer-clay composites. LANGMUIR, 15(11), 3935-3943.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la981406g.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., & Zhulina, E. (1998). Modeling the interactions between polymers and clay surfaces through self-consistent field theory. MACROMOLECULES, 31(23), 8370-8381.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma980727w.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., & Zhulina, E. (1998). Stabilizing properties of copolymers adsorbed on heterogeneous surfaces: A model for the interactions between a polymer-coated influenza virus and a cell. MACROMOLECULES, 31(18), 6369-6379.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma980624d.

Chem, S.S., Zhulina, E.B., Pickett, G.T., & Balazs, A.C. (1998). Using tethered triblock copolymers to mediate the interaction between substrates. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 108(14), 5981-5989.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.476010.

Lyatskaya, Y., & Balazs, A.C. (1998). Modeling the phase behavior of polymer-clay composites. MACROMOLECULES, 31(19), 6676-6680.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma980687w.

Pickett, G.T., & Balazs, A.C. (1998). Equilibrium behavior of confined triblock copolymer films. MACROMOLECULAR THEORY AND SIMULATIONS, 7(2), 249-255. doi: 10.1002/mats.1998.040070208.

Zhulina, E., Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (1998). Behavior of tethered polyelectrolytes in poor solvents. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 108(3), 1175-1183.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.475498.

Zhulina, E., Walker, G.C., & Balazs, A.C. (1998). Modeling the interactions between atomic force microscope tips and polymeric substrates. LANGMUIR, 14(16), 4615-4622.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la980344r.

Balazs, A.C. (1997). Theory and simulation of polymers at interfaces. MRS BULLETIN, 22(1), 13.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1557/S0883769400032279.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., Zhulina, E., Chern, S.S., Lyatskaya, Y., & Pickett, G. (1997). Theory of polymer chains tethered at interfaces. PROGRESS IN SURFACE SCIENCE, 55(3), 181-269.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0079-6816(97)00026-9.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., Zhulina, E., Gersappe, D., & Pickett, G. (1997). Forming patterned films with tethered polymers. Progress in Colloid and Polymer Science, 103, 234-242.Steinkopff. doi: 10.1007/3-798-51084-9_26.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., Zhulina, E., Gersappe, D., & Pickett, G. (1997). Patterned Polymer Films. MRS Bulletin, 22(1), 16-21.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1557/s0883769400032280.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., Zhulina, E., Gersappe, D., & Pickett, G. (1997). Patterned polymer films. MRS BULLETIN, 22(1), 16-21. doi: 10.1557/S0883769400032280.

Lyatskaya, Y., & Balazs, A.C. (1997). Phase separation of mixed solvents within polymer brushes. MACROMOLECULES, 30(24), 7588-7595.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma9707188.

Pickett, G.T., & Balazs, A.C. (1997). Interactions between surfaces coated with solvophobic and solvophilic homopolymers. MACROMOLECULAR SYMPOSIA, 121(1), 269-277.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/masy.19971210123.

Pickett, G.T., & Balazs, A.C. (1997). Equilibrium orientation of confined diblock copolymer films. MACROMOLECULES, 30(10), 3097-3103.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma9617173.

Pickett, G.T., Balazs, A.C., & Jasnow, D. (1997). Brownian motion simulation of chain pullout: Modeling fracture in polymer blends. TRENDS IN POLYMER SCIENCE, 5(4), 128-133.

Singh, C., Pickett, G.T., Zhulina, E., & Balazs, A.C. (1997). Modeling the interactions between polymer-coated surfaces. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 101(50), 10614-10624.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/jp9725240.

Singh, C., Zhulina, E.B., & Balazs, A.C. (1997). Attraction and novel phase behavior between like-charged polymer layers. MACROMOLECULES, 30(22), 7004-7007.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma970955a.

Sun, T., Balazs, A.C., & Jasnow, D. (1997). Constrained free-energy functional of deformed polymer systems. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 107(18), 7371-7382.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.474975.

Sun, T., Balazs, A.C., & Jasnow, D. (1997). Dynamics of phase separation in polymer solutions under shear flow. Physical Review E, 55(6), R6344-R6347.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/physreve.55.r6344.

Sun, T., Balazs, A.C., & Jasnow, D. (1997). Dynamics of phase separation in polymer solutions under shear flow. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 55(6), R6344-R6347. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.55.R6344.

Balazs, A.C. (1996). Capturing the dynamic behavior of adsorbed polymers. SCIENCE, 274(5295), 2036-2037.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.274.5295.2036.

Gross, N.A., Zhulina, E., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). The behavior of grafted polymers in restricted geometries under poor solvent conditions. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 104(2), 727-735.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.470797.

Lyatskaya, Y., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Using copolymer mixtures to compatibilize immiscible homopolymer blends. MACROMOLECULES, 29(23), 7581-7587.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma960645c.

Lyatskaya, Y., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Behavior of polyacid chains tethered to an elastic substrate. MACROMOLECULES, 29(16), 5469-5474.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma951808k.

Lyatskaya, Y., Gersappe, D., Gross, N.A., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Designing compatibilizers to reduce interfacial tension in polymer blends. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY, 100(5), 1449-1458.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/jp952422e.

Lyatskaya, Y., Jacobson, S.H., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Effect of composition on the compatibilizing activity of comb copolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 29(3), 1059-1061.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma950615u.

Pickett, G.T., Balazs, A.C., & Jasnow, D. (1996). Simulation of fracture at a reinforced polymer/polymer interface. Journal of Engineering and Applied Science, 2, 2156-2157.

Pickett, G.T., Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Simulation of fracturing reinforced polymer blends. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 77(4), 671-674.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.77.671.

Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Compression of two polymer-coated surfaces in poor solvents. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 105(2), 706-713.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.471926.

Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Interactions between polymer-coated surfaces in poor solvents .2. Surfaces coated with AB diblock copolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 29(27), 8904-8911.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma9608131.

Singh, C., Pickett, G.T., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Interactions between polymer-coated surfaces in poor solvents .1. Surfaces grafted with A and B homopolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 29(23), 7559-7570.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma9608129.

Singh, C., Zhulina, E.B., Gersappe, D., Pickett, G.T., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). A ''jumping micelle'' phase transition. MACROMOLECULES, 29(23), 7637-7640.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma960759o.

Zhulina, E., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Designing patterned surfaces by grafting Y-shaped copolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 29(7), 2667-2673.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma951396f.

Zhulina, E.B., Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Self-assembly of tethered diblocks in selective solvents. MACROMOLECULES, 29(25), 8254-8259.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma9606420.

Zhulina, E.B., Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Forming patterned films with tethered diblock copolymers. MACROMOLECULES, 29(19), 6338-6348.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma960498i.

BALAZS, A.C., GERSAPPE, D., ISRAELS, R., & FASOLKA, M. (1995). USING MONTE-CARLO SIMULATIONS AND SELF-CONSISTENT-FIELD THEORY TO DESIGN INTERFACIALLY ACTIVE COPOLYMERS. MACROMOLECULAR THEORY AND SIMULATIONS, 4(4), 585-612.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/mats.1995.040040401.

FOSTER, D.P., JASNOW, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1995). MACROPHASE AND MICROPHASE SEPARATION IN RANDOM COMB COPOLYMERS. MACROMOLECULES, 28(9), 3450-3462.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00113a052.

GERSAPPE, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1995). RANDOM COPOLYMERS AS EFFECTIVE COMPATIBILIZING AGENTS. PHYSICAL REVIEW E, 52(5), 5061-5064.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.52.5061.

GERSAPPE, D., FASOLKA, M., ISRAELS, R., & BALAZS, A.C. (1995). MODELING THE BEHAVIOR OF RANDOM COPOLYMER BRUSHES. MACROMOLECULES, 28(13), 4753-4755.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00117a061.

IRVINE, D.J., GERSAPPE, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1995). COMPUTER-SIMULATIONS OF SELF-ASSEMBLING COMB COPOLYMERS. LANGMUIR, 11(10), 3848-3855.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la00010a040.

ISRAELS, R., FOSTER, D.P., & BALAZS, A.C. (1995). DESIGNING OPTIMAL COMB COMPATIBILIZERS - AC AND BC COMBS AT AN A/B INTERFACE. MACROMOLECULES, 28(1), 218-224.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00105a028.

ISRAELS, R., JASNOW, D., BALAZS, A.C., GUO, L., KRAUSCH, G., SOKOLOV, J., & RAFAILOVICH, M. (1995). COMPATIBILIZING A/B BLENDS WITH AB DIBLOCK COPOLYMERS - EFFECT OF COPOLYMER MOLECULAR-WEIGHT. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 102(20), 8149-8157.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.469226.

LYATSKAYA, Y., GERSAPPE, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1995). EFFECT OF COPOLYMER ARCHITECTURE ON THE EFFICIENCY OF COMPATIBILIZERS. MACROMOLECULES, 28(18), 6278-6283.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00122a040.

GERSAPPE, D., FASOLKA, M., BALAZS, A.C., & JACOBSON, S.H. (1994). AGGREGATION IN GRAFTED POLYMERS WITH ATTRACTIVE END-GROUPS. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 100(12), 9170-9174.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.466671.

GERSAPPE, D., HARM, P.K., IRVINE, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1994). CONTRASTING THE COMPATIBILIZING ACTIVITY OF COMB AND LINEAR COPOLYMERS. MACROMOLECULES, 27(3), 720-724.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00081a015.

GERSAPPE, D., IRVINE, D., BALAZS, A.C., LIU, Y., SOKOLOV, J., RAFAILOVICH, M., SCHWARZ, S., & PEIFFER, D.G. (1994). THE USE OF GRAFT-COPOLYMERS TO BIND IMMISCIBLE BLENDS. SCIENCE, 265(5175), 1072-1074.American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). doi: 10.1126/science.265.5175.1072.

ISRAELS, R., GERSAPPE, D., FASOLKA, M., ROBERTS, V.A., & BALAZS, A.C. (1994). PH-CONTROLLED GATING IN POLYMER BRUSHES. MACROMOLECULES, 27(22), 6679-6682.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00100a065.

LI, W.X., & BALAZS, A.C. (1994). CLUSTER FORMATION IN GRAFTED POLYMERS WITH INTERACTIVE END-GROUPS. MOLECULAR SIMULATION, 13(4-5), 257-265.Informa UK Limited. doi: 10.1080/08927029408021992.

SHINOZAKI, A., JASNOW, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1994). MICROPHASE SEPARATION IN COMB COPOLYMERS. MACROMOLECULES, 27(9), 2496-2502.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00087a018.

YEUNG, C., HUANG, K.L., JASNOW, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1994). THEORETICAL-MODELS FOR GRAFTED HOMOPOLYMERS IN POOR SOLVENTS - OBSERVATIONS OF DIMPLED SURFACES. COLLOIDS AND SURFACES A-PHYSICOCHEMICAL AND ENGINEERING ASPECTS, 86(C), 111-123.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0927-7757(93)02715-Q.

BALAZS, A.C. (1993). EFFECT OF MOLECULAR ARCHITECTURE ON POLYMER SURFACE-ADSORPTION. ACCOUNTS OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH, 26(2), 63-68.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ar00026a005.

BALAZS, A.C., HUANG, K.L., & PAN, T. (1993). MODELING OF AMPHIPHILIC POLYMERS AND THEIR INTERACTIONS WITH NONIONIC SURFACTANTS. COLLOIDS AND SURFACES A-PHYSICOCHEMICAL AND ENGINEERING ASPECTS, 75(C), 1-20.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0927-7757(93)80410-G.

GERSAPPE, D., LI, W.X., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). COMPUTATIONAL STUDIES OF PROTEIN ADSORPTION AT BILAYER INTERFACES. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 99(9), 7209-7213.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.465437.

HUANG, K.L., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). A 2-DIMENSIONAL SELF-CONSISTENT-FIELD MODEL FOR GRAFTED CHAINS - DETERMINING THE PROPERTIES OF GRAFTED HOMOPOLYMERS IN POOR SOLVENTS. MACROMOLECULES, 26(17), 4736-4738.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00069a055.

ISSAEVITCH, T.A., JASNOW, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). COPOLYMER ADSORPTION ONTO REGULAR SURFACES. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 99(10), 8244-8253.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.465650.

LI, W.X., GERSAPPE, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). A THEORETICAL-MODEL FOR COPOLYMER BILAYER INTERACTIONS. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 99(5), 4168-4173.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.466113.

PAN, T., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). INTERACTIONS BETWEEN LINEAR-POLYMERS AND AMPHIPHILIC COMBS IN WATER - A MOLECULAR-DYNAMICS STUDY. LANGMUIR, 9(12), 3402-3407.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la00036a013.

PAN, T., HUANG, K.L., BALAZS, A.C., KUNZ, M.S., MAYES, A.M., & RUSSELL, T.P. (1993). MACROPHASE VS MICROPHASE SEPARATION IN COPOLYMER HOMOPOLYMER MIXTURES. MACROMOLECULES, 26(11), 2860-2865.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00063a034.

YEUNG, C., BALAZS, A.C., & JASNOW, D. (1993). LATERAL INSTABILITIES IN A GRAFTED LAYER IN A POOR SOLVENT. MACROMOLECULES, 26(8), 1914-1921.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00060a018.

BALAZS, A.C., ZHOU, Z.X., & YEUNG, C. (1992). BEHAVIOR OF AMPHIPHILIC COMB COPOLYMERS IN OIL-WATER MIXTURES - A MOLECULAR-DYNAMICS STUDY. LANGMUIR, 8(9), 2295-2300.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la00045a037.

JACOBSON, S.H., GORDON, D.J., NELSON, G.V., & BALAZS, A. (1992). MISCIBLE POLYMER BLENDS - LOCAL INTERACTION ENERGY THEORIES AND SIMULATIONS. ADVANCED MATERIALS, 4(3), 198-205.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/adma.19920040310.

LI, W.X., YEUNG, C., JASNOW, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1992). ADSORPTION OF AN ALTERNATING COPOLYMER NEAR A FLUID FLUID INTERFACE. MACROMOLECULES, 25(14), 3685-3688.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00040a012.

MILLER, R., DANKO, C.A., FASOLKA, M.J., BALAZS, A.C., CHAN, H.S., & DILL, K.A. (1992). FOLDING KINETICS OF PROTEINS AND COPOLYMERS. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 96(1), 768-780.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.462462.

STROEVE, P., & BALAZS, A.C. (1992). MACROMOLECULAR ASSEMBLIES IN POLYMERIC SYSTEMS - AN OVERVIEW. ACS SYMPOSIUM SERIES, 493, 1-7.

YEUNG, C., BALAZS, A.C., & JASNOW, D. (1992). ADSORPTION OF COPOLYMER CHAINS AT LIQUID LIQUID INTERFACES - EFFECT OF SEQUENCE DISTRIBUTION. MACROMOLECULES, 25(4), 1357-1360.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00030a023.

BALAZS, A.C., & SIEMASKO, C.P. (1991). CONTRASTING THE SURFACE-ADSORPTION OF COMB AND LINEAR-POLYMERS. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 95(5), 3798-3803.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.460830.

BALAZS, A.C., GEMPE, M., & LANTMAN, C.W. (1991). EFFECT OF MOLECULAR ARCHITECTURE ON THE ADSORPTION OF COPOLYMERS. MACROMOLECULES, 24(1), 168-176.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00001a027.

BALAZS, A.C., GEMPE, M.C., & LENTVORSKI, A.P. (1991). THE EFFECT OF POLYMER GEOMETRY ON POLYMER-SURFACTANT ASSOCIATION IN SOLUTION. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 95(11), 8467-8473.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.461276.

BALAZS, A.C., GEMPE, M.C., & ZHOU, Z.X. (1991). POLYMER ADSORPTION ON CHEMICALLY HETEROGENEOUS SUBSTRATES. MACROMOLECULES, 24(17), 4918-4925.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00017a031.

BALAZS, A.C., HUANG, K.L., MCELWAIN, P., & BRADY, J.E. (1991). POLYMER ADSORPTION ON LATERALLY HETEROGENEOUS SURFACES - A MONTE-CARLO COMPUTER-MODEL. MACROMOLECULES, 24(3), 714-717.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00003a014.

BALAZS, A.C., SIEMASKO, C.P., & LANTMAN, C.W. (1991). MONTE-CARLO SIMULATIONS FOR THE BEHAVIOR OF MULTIBLOCK COPOLYMERS AT A PENETRABLE INTERFACE. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 94(2), 1653-1663.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.460715.

HUANG, K.L., & BALAZS, A.C. (1991). MODELING COPOLYMER ADSORPTION ON LATERALLY HETEROGENEOUS SURFACES. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 66(5), 620-623.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.66.620.

BALAZS, A.C., & LEWANDOWSKI, S. (1990). MODELS FOR THE SURFACE-ADSORPTION OF TRIBLOCK COPOLYMERS. MACROMOLECULES, 23(3), 839-848.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00205a025.

BALAZS, A.C., GEMPE, M., & BRADY, J.E. (1990). ASSOCIATION AND FRAGMENTATION IN REVERSE MICELLES. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 92(3), 2036-2042.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.458037.

BALAZS, A.C., HU, J.Y., LENTVORSKI, A.P., LEWANDOWSKI, S., & LANTMAN, C. (1990). COMPUTER-SIMULATION FOR STRUCTURE FORMATION FROM SELF-ASSEMBLING POLYMERS. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 41(4), 2109-2113.American Physical Society (APS). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevA.41.2109.

BALAZS, A.C., HUANG, K.L., & LANTMAN, C.W. (1990). ADSORPTION OF TRIBLOCK COPOLYMERS ON ROUGH SURFACES. MACROMOLECULES, 23(21), 4641-4647.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00223a023.

BALAZS, A.C., & DEMEUSE, M.T. (1989). MISCIBILITY IN TERNARY MIXTURES CONTAINING A COPOLYMER AND 2 HOMOPOLYMERS - EFFECT OF SEQUENCE DISTRIBUTION. MACROMOLECULES, 22(11), 4260-4267.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00201a021.

BALAZS, A.C., & HU, J.Y. (1989). A COMPUTER-MODEL FOR THE EFFECT OF SURFACTANTS ON THE AGGREGATION OF ASSOCIATING POLYMERS. LANGMUIR, 5(5), 1253-1255.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la00089a023.

BALAZS, A.C., & HU, J.Y. (1989). EFFECTS OF SURFACTANT CONCENTRATION ON POLYMER-SURFACTANT INTERACTIONS IN DILUTE-SOLUTIONS - A COMPUTER-MODEL. LANGMUIR, 5(5), 1230-1234.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/la00089a019.

SANCHEZ, I.C., & BALAZS, A.C. (1989). GENERALIZATION OF THE LATTICE-FLUID MODEL FOR SPECIFIC INTERACTIONS. MACROMOLECULES, 22(5), 2325-2331.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00195a056.

VANHUNSEL, J., BALAZS, A.C., KONINGSVELD, R., & MACKNIGHT, W.J. (1988). EFFECT OF SEQUENCE DISTRIBUTION ON THE CRITICAL COMPOSITION DIFFERENCE IN COPOLYMER BLENDS. MACROMOLECULES, 21(5), 1528-1530.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00183a051.

BALAZS, A.C., ANDERSON, C., & MUTHUKUMAR, M. (1987). A COMPUTER-SIMULATION FOR THE AGGREGATION OF ASSOCIATING POLYMERS. MACROMOLECULES, 20(8), 1999-2003.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00174a052.

BALAZS, A.C., KARASZ, F.E., & MACKNIGHT, W.J. (1987). THE AGGREGATION OF REVERSE MICELLES - A COMPUTER-SIMULATION. CELL BIOPHYSICS, 11(1), 91-97.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/BF02797115.

BALAZS, A.C., CALEF, D.F., DEUTCH, J.M., SIEGEL, R.A., & LANGER, R. (1985). THE ROLE OF POLYMER MATRIX STRUCTURE AND INTERPARTICLE INTERACTIONS IN DIFFUSION-LIMITED DRUG RELEASE. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 47(1), 97-104.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0006-3495(85)83881-9.

BALAZS, A.C., KARASZ, F.E., MACKNIGHT, W.J., UEDA, H., & SANCHEZ, I.C. (1985). COPOLYMER COPOLYMER BLENDS - EFFECT OF SEQUENCE DISTRIBUTION ON MISCIBILITY. MACROMOLECULES, 18(12), 2784-2786.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00154a076.

BALAZS, A.C., SANCHEZ, I.C., EPSTEIN, I.R., KARASZ, F.E., & MACKNIGHT, W.J. (1985). EFFECT OF SEQUENCE DISTRIBUTION ON THE MISCIBILITY OF POLYMER COPOLYMER BLENDS. MACROMOLECULES, 18(11), 2188-2191.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ma00153a021.

BALAZS, A.C., & EPSTEIN, I.R. (1984). KINETICS OF IRREVERSIBLE DISSOCIATION FOR PROTEINS BOUND COOPERATIVELY TO DNA. BIOPOLYMERS, 23(7), 1249-1259.Wiley. doi: 10.1002/bip.360230709.

BALAZS, A.C., & EPSTEIN, I.R. (1983). KINETIC-MODEL FOR THE INTERACTION OF MYOSIN SUBFRAGMENT 1 WITH REGULATED ACTIN. BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 44(2), 145-151.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/S0006-3495(83)84286-6.

BALAZS, A.C., & JOHNSON, K.H. (1982). A SCF-X-ALPHA-SW MOLECULAR-ORBITAL STUDY OF A POSSIBLE REACTION-PATH FOR ZIEGLER-NATTA CATALYSIS. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 77(6), 3148-3154.AIP Publishing. doi: 10.1063/1.444238.

BALAZS, A.C., & JOHNSON, K.H. (1982). MOLECULAR-ORBITAL MODELS FOR THE CATALYTIC ACTIVITY AND SELECTIVITY OF COORDINATIVELY UNSATURATED PLATINUM SURFACES AND COMPLEXES. SURFACE SCIENCE, 114(1), 197-218.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0039-6028(82)90466-6.

BALAZS, A.C., JOHNSON, K.H., & WHITESIDES, G.M. (1982). REDUCTIVE ELIMINATION OF HH, HCH3, AND CH3CH3 FROM BIS(PHOSPHINE)PLATINUM(II), BIS(PHOSPHINE)PALLADIUM(II), AND BIS(PHOSPHINE)NICKEL(II) COMPLEXES - A THEORETICAL-STUDY USING THE SCF-X-ALPHA-SW METHOD. INORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 21(6), 2162-2174.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/ic00136a007.

JOHNSON, K.H., BALAZS, A.C., & KOLARI, H.J. (1978). ANALOGIES AMONG ACTIVE-SITES OF COORDINATIVELY-UNSATURATED TRANSITION-METAL COMPLEXES, SURFACES, AND SUPPORTED CATALYSTS. SURFACE SCIENCE, 72(4), 733-738.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0039-6028(78)90357-6.

BALAZS, A.C., & ANDERSON, J.M. (1975). NUCLEAR MAGNETIC-RELAXATION IN AN ANISOTROPIC ENVIRONMENT. JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE, 20(1), 177-181.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/0022-2364(75)90165-1.

Biswas, S., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2020). Harnessing biomimetic cryptic bonds to form self-reinforcing gels. In SOFT MATTER, 16(22), (pp. 5120-5131).Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC).England. doi: 10.1039/d0sm00145g.

Shklyaev, O.E., Shum, H., Sen, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2017). Surface-bound enzymatic reactions organize microcapsules and protocells in solution. In EUROPEAN BIOPHYSICS JOURNAL WITH BIOPHYSICS LETTERS, 46, (p. S83).

Balazs, A.C. (2015). Harnessing biomimetic catch bonds to create mechanically robust nanoparticle networks. In ICCM International Conferences on Composite Materials, 2015-July.

Balazs, A.C. (2014). Designing biomimetic capsules and gels that undergo directed movement. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 248.

Iyer, B.V.S., Salib, I.G., Yashin, V.V., Kowalewski, T., Matyjaszewski, K., & Balazs, A.C. (2013). Modeling the response of dual cross-linked nanoparticle networks to mechanical deformation. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 246, (pp. 6987-6995).

Dayal, P., Bhattacharya, A., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Chemotaxis of active, self-oscillating polymer gels in solution. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 244.

Dutt, M., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Designing Tunable Bio-nanostructured Materials via Self-Assembly of Amphiphilic Lipids and Functionalized Nanotubes. In MRS Proceedings, 1464, (pp. 1-6).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1557/opl.2012.1471.

Kolmakov, G.V., Emrick, T., Russell, T.P., Crosby, A.J., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Using nanoparticle-filled microcapsules for site-specific healing of damaged substrates: Creating a "repair and go" system. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 243.

Yan, L.T., Maresov, E., Hayward, R.C., Emrick, T., Russell, T.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2012). Promoting Network Formation in Nanorod-filled Binary Blends. In MRS Proceedings, 1411, (pp. 85-90).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1557/opl.2012.883.

Kolmakov, G.V., Schaefer, A., Aronson, I., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Designing mechano-responsive microcapsules that undergo self-propelled motion. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 242.

Kolmakov, G.V., Yashin, V.V., Levitan, S.P., & Balazs, A.C. (2011). Designing self-propelled microcapsules for pick-up and delivery of microscopic cargo. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 241.

Li, L., Miesch, C., Sudeep, P.K., Balazs, A.C., Emrick, T., Russell, T.P., & Hayward, R.C. (2011). Stabilizing co-continuous structures in polymer blends through intra-phase gelation of nanoparticles. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 242.

Zhang, Y., Yoon, J.A., Kamada, J., Koynov, K., Urban, M.M., Mohin, J., Nicolay, R., Balazs, A.C., Kowalewski, T., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2011). AFM studies of self-healing polymer films based on thiol-disulfide exchange reactions. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 242.

Alexeev, A., Ghosh, R., Buxton, G.A., Usta, O.B., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Using Actuated Cilia to Regulate Motion of Microscopic Particles. In ASME 2010 First Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine and Biology, (pp. 43-44).ASMEDC. doi: 10.1115/nemb2010-13227.

Bhattacharya, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Chemical signaling across an array of biomimetic microcapsules. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 240.

Carpenter, J., Bhattacharya, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2010). Modeling a system of biomimetic microcapsules. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 240.

Balazs, A.C., Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V., & Dayal, P. (2009). POLY 168-Global signaling of localized impact in chemo-responsive gels. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 238.

Balazs, A.C., Usta, O.B., & Bhattacharya, A. (2009). Modeling energy transduction in systems of nanoparticle-filled polymeric microcapsules. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 237.

Balazs, A.C., Usta, O.B., & Bhattacharya, A. (2009). Designing self-propelled trains of microcapsules. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 238.

Balazs, A.C., Verberg, R., Alexeev, A., Kolmakov, G., & Matyjaszewski, K. (2009). Using polymeric capsules to create self-healing systems. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 237.

Bhattacharya, A., Usta, O.B., & Balazs, A.C. (2009). Self-propelled motion of multiple interacting microcapsules. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 237.

Dayal, P., Kuksenok, O., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Photo-induced locomotion of chemo-responsive polymer gels. In AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Kuksenok, O., Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Designing synthetic materials that recognize and respond to mechanical impact. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 49(1), (p. 959).

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2008). Synchronization in patterned self-oscillating gels. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 49(1), (p. 813).

Balazs, A.C., Smith, K.A., & Uspal, W. (2006). Control of domain formation and budding in multicomponent bilayer. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 231.

Balazs, A.C., Verberg, R., & Alexeev, A. (2006). Modeling the interactions between nanoparticles and microcapsules. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 231.

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Modeling the chemo-mechanical behavior of reactive polymer gels. In Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 888, (pp. 225-230).

Yashin, V.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2006). Modeling the chemo-mechanical behavior of reactive polymer gels. In Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 889, (pp. 155-160).

Alexeev, A., Verberg, R., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Computational modeling of hydrodynamic interactions between two vesicles rolling on an elastic substrate in shear flow. In AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings, (p. 1191).

Balazs, A.C., Alexeev, A., & Verberg, R. (2005). Modeling the dynamic interactions between cells and compliant polymeric surfaces. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 230, (p. U4148).

Balazs, A.C., Kuksenok, O., & Travasso, R. (2005). Harnessing light to create defect-free, hierarchically structured polymeric materials. In AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings, (p. 4134).

Balazs, A.C., Kuksenok, O., & Travasso, R. (2005). Harnessing light to create defect-free, hierarchically structured polymeric materials. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 230, (pp. U4121-U4122).

Balazs, A.C., Smith, K.A., & Tyagi, S. (2005). Healing surface defects with nanocomposites containing spheres and rods. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 230, (pp. U4138-U4139).

Balazs, A.C., Tyagi, S., Lee, J.Y., & Buxton, G. (2005). Using nanocomposite coatings to heal surface defects. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 229, (p. U1122).

Balazs, A.C., Verberg, R., Pooley, C., & Yeomans, J. (2005). Pattern formation in binary blends confined between rough, chemically heterogenous surfaces. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 229, (p. U1129).

Lin, Y., Zhang, Q., Gupta, S., Wang, Q., Balazs, A.C., Emrick, T., & Russell, T.P. (2005). Nanoparticles at interfaces: From membranes to crack healing. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 230, (p. U1177).

Mihailescu, M., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Modeling the dynamic interactions between polymeric membranes and target species. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 229, (p. U921).

Smith, K.A., Balazs, A.C., Jasnow, D.M., & Mihailescu, M. (2005). The role of curvature dependent free energy in the behavior of polymer vesicles and composite droplets. In AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings, (p. 4781).

Smith, K.A., Tyagi, S., & Balazs, A. (2005). Healing surface defects with polymer nanocomposites containing spheres and. In AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings, (p. 4717).

Verberg, R., Alexeev, A., & Balazs, A.C. (2005). Controlling the motion of cells along a compliant substrate by tailoring its mechanical and topological properties. In AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings, (pp. 1094-1095).

Balazs, A.C. (2004). Response of nanocomposite thin films to confining surfaces. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 227, (p. U479).

Verberg, R., Balazs, A.C., & Kuksenok, O. (2004). Numerical simulations of binary fluids confined between moving, rough surfaces. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 227, (p. U860).

Balazs, A.C. (2003). Surface modification of polymeric nanocomposite thin films. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 225, (p. U540).

Suppa, D., Kuksenok, O., Balazs, A.C., & Yeomans, J.M. (2002). Effect of stationary particles on the phase separation of binary fluids. In Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings, 710, (pp. 61-66).

Balazs, A.C., Kuksenok, O., & Yeomans, J. (2001). Creating localized mixing stations within microfluidic channels. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 222, (pp. U385-U386).

Balazs, A.C., Ginzburg, V.V., & Singh, C. (2000). Predicting phase diagrams of polymer/clay composites: The role of grafted organic modifiers. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 219, (p. U479).

Kuznetsov, D.V., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Scaling Theory for End-Functionalized Polymers Confined Between Two Surfaces. In MRS Proceedings, 629.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1557/proc-629-ff2.8.

Singh, C., & Balazs, A.C. (2000). Effect of polymer architecture on the miscibility of polymer/clay mixtures. In POLYMER INTERNATIONAL, 49(5), (pp. 469-471). doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0126(200005)49:5<469::AID-PI433>3.0.CO;2-2.

Balazs, A.C., Singh, C., & Ginzburg, V.V. (1999). Calculating Phase Diagrams of Polymer-Clay Mixtures by Combining Density Functional and Self-Consistent Field Theory. In MRS Proceedings, 576, (pp. 143-148).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1557/proc-576-143.

Balazs, A.C., Zhulina, E., Singh, C., & Pickett, G. (1998). Modeling interactions with polymer-coated substrates. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 39(2), (p. 1153).

Balazs, A.C., & Singh, C. (1997). Determining the morphology and the interaction between terminally-anchored polymer layers. In Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings, 461, (pp. 115-121).

Balazs, A.C., Chern, S.S., Pickett, G.T., Zhulina, E.B., & Singh, C. (1997). Self-assembly between polymer-coated surfaces. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 214, (pp. 43-MTLS).

Jasnow, D., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Simulating the fracture of reinforced polymer blends. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 212, (pp. 53-PMSE).

Lyatskaya, Y., & Balazs, A.C. (1996). Properties of polyacid brushes grafted onto elastic surface. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 212, (pp. 87-COLL).

Gersappe, D., Fasolka, M., Israels, R., & Balazs, A.C. (1995). Tailoring the Structure of Polymer Brushes Through Copolymer Architecture. In MRS Proceedings, 385, (pp. 201-211).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1557/proc-385-201.

Gersappe, D., Israels, R., Fasolka, M., & Balazs, A.C. (1995). Structure formation in random copolymer brushes. In Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings, 2, (pp. 2609-2613).

GERSAPPE, D., ISRAELS, R., FASOLKA, M., & BALAZS, A.C. (1995). THE BEHAVIOR OF RANDOM COPOLYMERS AT PENETRABLE AND IMPENETRABLE SURFACES. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 209, (pp. 120-PHYS).

Gersappe, D., Fasolka, M., Balazs, A.C., & Jacobson, S.H. (1994). Aggregation in polymer brushes. In Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings, (pt 2), (pp. 2097-2099).

ISRAELS, R., GERSAPPE, D., FASOLKA, M., & BALAZS, A.C. (1994). PH-CONTROLLED GATING IN POLYMER BRUSHES. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 208, (pp. 49-PMSE).

FASOLKA, M.J., ISSAEVITCH, T., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). MONTE-CARLO RELAXATION TECHNIQUE FOR BUILDING POLYMER NETWORKS. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 205, (pp. 236-CHED).

Gersappe, D., Li, W., & Balazs, A.C. (1993). Computational studies of copolymer adsorption at bilayer interfaces. In Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, 69, (pp. 57-58).

GERSAPPE, D., LI, W.X., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). COMPUTATIONAL STUDIES OF COPOLYMER ADSORPTION AT BILAYER INTERFACES. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 206, (pp. 29-PMSE).

Li, W., & Balazs, A.C. (1993). Effects of end-group interactions on polymer brushes. In Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, 69, (pp. 49-50).

LI, W.X., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). EFFECTS OF END-GROUP INTERACTIONS ON POLYMER BRUSHES. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 206, (pp. 25-PMSE).

Pan, T., & Balazs, A.C. (1993). Interaction between linear polymers and amphiphilic combs in water: a molecular dynamics study. In Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, 69, (pp. 53-54).

PAN, T., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). INTERACTIONS BETWEEN LINEAR-POLYMERS AND AMPHIPHILIC COMBS IN WATER - A MOLECULAR-DYNAMICS STUDY. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 206, (pp. 27-PMSE).

YEUNG, C., BALAZS, A.C., & JASNOW, D. (1993). LATERAL INSTABILITIES IN A GRAFTED LAYER IN A POOR SOLVENT. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 205, (pp. 153-IEC).

YEUNG, C., HUANG, K.L., JASNOW, D., & BALAZS, A.C. (1993). BEHAVIOR OF MONOLAYERS IN POOR SOLVENTS. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 205, (pp. 214-COLL).

BALAZS, A.C. (1992). MODELING FILM FORMATION BETWEEN 2 SOLID-SURFACES AND AT THE LIQUID-LIQUID INTERFACE. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 203, (pp. 367-COLL).

BALAZS, A.C., & ZHOU, Z. (1992). MOLECULAR-DYNAMICS SIMULATIONS FOR AMPHIPHILIC COMB COPOLYMERS IN SOLUTION. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 203, (pp. 311-POLY).

BALAZS, A.C., ZAGST, K., ZHOU, Z., & WHITESIDES, G.M. (1992). MODELING POLYMER ADSORPTION ON THE INFLUENZA-VIRUS. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 203, (pp. 193-COLL).

BALAZS, A.C. (1991). THE EFFECT OF COPOLYMER SEQUENCE DISTRIBUTION IN TERNARY BLENDS CONTAINING A COPOLYMER AND 2 HOMOPOLYMERS. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 201, (pp. 70-PMSE).

Balazs, A.C., & Galvin, M. (1991). Effect of copolymer sequence distribution in ternary blends containing a copolymer and two homopolymers. In Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, 64, (p. 118).

Dill, K.A., Chan, H.S., Miller, B., Balazs, A., Danko, C., & Fasolka, M. (1991). Organization and dynamics in the folding of globular proteins. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 32(1), (p. 228).

Huang, K., & Balazs, A.C. (1991). Self-consistent field model for copolymer adsorption on laterally heterogeneous surfaces. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 32(1), (pp. 218-219).

Lantman, C.W., Galvin, M., & Balazs, A.C. (1991). Effect of sequence distribution on copolymer adsorption. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 32(1), (pp. 284-285).

Balazs, A.C., Gempe, M., & Lantman, C.W. (1990). Computer simulations of absorbing copolymers. The effects of sequence distribution. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 31(2), (pp. 505-506).

Balazs, A.C., Siemasko, C.P., & Lantman, C.W. (1990). Behavior of multiblock copolymers at a penetrable interface. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 31(2), (pp. 517-518).

BALAZS, A.C., SIEMASKO, C.P., & LANTMAN, C.W. (1990). THE BEHAVIOR OF MULTIBLOCK COPOLYMERS AT A PENETRABLE INTERFACE. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 200, (pp. 263-POLY).

Huang, K., & Balazs, A.C. (1990). Planarization of rough surfaces through the adsorption of triblock copolymers. In Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, 63, (pp. 406-410).

BALAZS, A.C., & HU, J.Y. (1989). THE EFFECT OF SURFACTANT CONCENTRATION AND TAIL LENGTH ON POLYMER-SURFACTANT INTERACTIONS. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 198, (pp. 33-COLL).

Balazs, A.C., & Lewandowski, S. (1989). Three-dimensional computer simulation of associating polymers adsorbing on a surface. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 30(1), (pp. 383-384).

BALAZS, A.C., & SANCHEZ, I.C. (1988). A NEW STATISTICAL THERMODYNAMIC MODEL FOR POLYMER MIXTURES. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 195, (pp. 255-POLY).

Balazs, A.C., Karasz, F.E., MacKnight, W.J., Sanchez, I.C., & Epstein, I.R. (1985). SEQUENCE DISTRIBUTION IN COPOLYMERS: THE EFFECT ON COPOLYMER/POLYMER MISCIBILITY. In American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry, 26(2), (pp. 241-242).

Balazs, A.C., Calef, D.F., Deutch, J.M., Siegel, R.A., & Langer, R. (1984). ROLE OF POLYMER MATRIX STRUCTURE AND INTERPARTICLE INTERACTIONS IN DIFFUSION LIMITED DRUG RELEASE. In Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Material, 51, (pp. 47-51).