Polymer brush

Minko, S., Usov, D., Goreshnik, E., & Stamm, M. (2001). Environment-Adopting Surfaces with Reversibly Switchable Morphology. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 22(3), 206–211. https://doi.org/DOI: 10.1002/1521-3927
Kuroki, H., Tokarev, I., Nykypanchuk, D., Zhulina, E., & Minko, S. (2013). Stimuli-Responsive Materials with Self-Healing Antifouling Surface via 3D Polymer Grafting. Advanced Functional Materials, 23(36), 4593–4600. https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201300363
Roiter, Y., Minko, I., Nykypanchuk, D., Tokarev, I., & Minko, S. (2011). Mechanism of nanoparticle actuation by responsive polymer brushes: from reconfigurable composite surfaces to plasmonic effects. Nanoscale, 4(1), 284–292. https://doi.org/10.1039/C1NR10932D
Ionov, L., & Minko, S. (2012). Mixed Polymer Brushes with Locking Switching. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 4(1), 483–489. https://doi.org/10.1021/am201736t
Hoy, O., Zdyrko, B., Lupitskyy, R., Sheparovych, R., Aulich, D., Wang, J., … Luzinov, I. (2010). Synthetic Hydrophilic Materials with Tunable Strength and a Range of Hydrophobic Interactions. Advanced Functional Materials, 20(14), 2240–2247. https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201000170
Tsyalkovsky, V., Burtovyy, R., Klep, V., Lupitskyy, R., Motornov, M., Minko, S., & Luzinov, I. (2010). Fluorescent Nanoparticles Stabilized by Poly(ethylene glycol) Containing Shell for pH-Triggered Tunable Aggregation in Aqueous Environment. Langmuir, 26(13), 10684–10692. https://doi.org/10.1021/la101021t
Tam, T. K., Pita, M., Motornov, M., Tokarev, I., Minko, S., & Katz, E. (2010). Modified Electrodes with Switchable Selectivity for Cationic and Anionic Redox Species. Electroanalysis, 22(1), 35–40. https://doi.org/10.1002/elan.200900442
Tam, T. K., Pita, M., Motornov, M., Tokarev, I., Minko, S., & Katz, E. (2010). Electrochemical Nanotransistor from Mixed-Polymer Brushes. Advanced Materials, 22(16), 1863–1866. https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.200903610
Tam, T. K., Pita, M., Trotsenko, O., Motornov, M., Tokarev, I., Halámek, J., … Katz, E. (2010). Reversible “Closing” of an Electrode Interface Functionalized with a Polymer Brush by an Electrochemical Signal. Langmuir, 26(6), 4506–4513. https://doi.org/10.1021/la903527p
Motornov, M., Tam, T. K., Pita, M., Tokarev, I., Katz, E., & Minko, S. (2009). Switchable selectivity for gating ion transport with mixed polyelectrolyte brushes: approaching “smart” drug delivery systems. Nanotechnology, 20(43), 434006. https://doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/20/43/434006
Zdyrko, B., Klep, V., Li, X., Kang, Q., Minko, S., Wen, X., & Luzinov, I. (2009). Polymer brushes as active nanolayers for tunable bacteria adhesion. Materials Science and Engineering: C, 29(3), 680–684. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msec.2008.12.017
Sheparovych, R., Motornov, M., & Minko, S. (2008). Adapting Low-Adhesive Thin Films from Mixed Polymer Brushes. Langmuir, 24(24), 13828–13832. https://doi.org/10.1021/la803117y
Motornov, M., Sheparovych, R., Lupitskyy, R., MacWilliams, E., & Minko, S. (2008). Superhydrophobic Surfaces Generated from Water-Borne Dispersions of Hierarchically Assembled Nanoparticles Coated with a Reversibly Switchable Shell. Advanced Materials, 20(1), 200–205. https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.200700030
Minko, S. (2008). Grafting on Solid Surfaces: “Grafting to” and “Grafting from” Methods. In M. Stamm (Ed.), Polymer Surfaces and Interfaces (pp. 215–234). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-540-73865-7_11
Lupitskyy, R., Motornov, M., & Minko, S. (2008). Single Nanoparticle Plasmonic Devices by the “Grafting to” Method. Langmuir, 24(16), 8976–8980. https://doi.org/10.1021/la801068k
Tam, T. K., Ornatska, M., Pita, M., Minko, S., & Katz, E. (2008). Polymer Brush-Modified Electrode with Switchable and Tunable Redox Activity for Bioelectronic Applications. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 112(22), 8438–8445. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp801086w
Luzinov, I., Minko, S., & Tsukruk, V. V. (2008). Responsive brush layers: from tailored gradients to reversibly assembled nanoparticles. Soft Matter, 4(4), 714–725. https://doi.org/10.1039/B718999K
Motornov, M., Sheparovych, R., Katz, E., & Minko, S. (2008). Chemical Gating with Nanostructured Responsive Polymer Brushes: Mixed Brush versus Homopolymer Brush. ACS Nano, 2(1), 41–52. https://doi.org/10.1021/nn700214f
Motornov, M., Sheparovych, R., Lupitskyy, R., MacWilliams, E., & Minko, S. (2007). Responsive colloidal systems: Reversible aggregation and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 310(2), 481–488. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2007.01.052
Motornov, M., Sheparovych, R., Lupitskyy, R., MacWilliams, E., Hoy, O., Luzinov, I., & Minko, S. (2007). Stimuli-Responsive Colloidal Systems from Mixed Brush-Coated Nanoparticles. Advanced Functional Materials, 17(14), 2307–2314. https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.200600934
Brittain, W. J., & Minko, S. (2007). A structural definition of polymer brushes. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 45(16), 3505–3512. https://doi.org/10.1002/pola.22180
Usov, D., Gruzdev, V., Nitschke, M., Stamm, M., Hoy, O., Luzinov, I., … Minko, S. (2007). Three-Dimensional Analysis of Switching Mechanism of Mixed Polymer Brushes. Macromolecules, 40(24), 8774–8783. https://doi.org/10.1021/ma071090w
Motornov, M., Sheparovych, R., Tokarev, I., Roiter, Y., & Minko, S. (2007). Nonwettable Thin Films from Hybrid Polymer Brushes Can Be Hydrophilic†. Langmuir, 23(1), 13–19. https://doi.org/10.1021/la061737q
Mikhaylova, Y., Ionov, L., Rappich, J., Gensch, M., Esser, N., Minko, S., … Hinrichs, K. (2007). In Situ Infrared Ellipsometric Study of Stimuli-Responsive Mixed Polyelectrolyte Brushes. Analytical Chemistry, 79(20), 7676–7682. https://doi.org/10.1021/ac070853a
Minko, S. (2006). Responsive Polymer Brushes. Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part C: Polymer Reviews, 46(4), 397–420. https://doi.org/10.1080/15583720600945402
Uhlmann, P., Ionov, L., Houbenov, N., Nitschke, M., Grundke, K., Motornov, M., … Stamm, M. (2006). Surface functionalization by smart coatings: Stimuli-responsive binary polymer brushes. Progress in Organic Coatings, 55(2), 168–174. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.porgcoat.2005.09.014
Synytska, A., Ionov, L., Dutschk, V., Minko, S., Eichhorn, K.-J., Stamm, M., & Grundke, K. (2006). Regular Patterned Surfaces from Core-Shell Particles. Preparation and Characterization. In K. Grundke, M. Stamm, & H.-J. Adler (Eds.), Characterization of Polymer Surfaces and Thin Films (pp. 72–81). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/2882_037
Ionov, L., Sidorenko, A., Eichhorn, K.-J., Stamm, M., Minko, S., & Hinrichs, K. (2005). Stimuli-Responsive Mixed Grafted Polymer Films with Gradually Changing Properties:  Direct Determination of Chemical Composition. Langmuir, 21(19), 8711–8716. https://doi.org/10.1021/la050620j
Hoffmann, F., Wolff, T., Minko, S., & Stamm, M. (2005). Photochemical structuring and fixing of structures in binary polymer brush layers via photodimerization. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 282(2), 349–358. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2004.08.169
Minko Sergiy, Ionov Leonid, Sydorenko Alexander, Houbenov Nikolay, Stamm Manfred, Zdyrko Bogdan, … Luzinov Igor. (2005). Gradient Stimuli-Responsive Polymer Grafted Layers. In Urban Marek W. (Ed.), Stimuli-Responsive Polymeric Films and Coatings (Vol. 912, pp. 68–83). American Chemical Society. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bk-2005-0912.ch005
Tokareva, I., Minko, S., Fendler, J. H., & Hutter, E. (2004). Nanosensors Based on Responsive Polymer Brushes and Gold Nanoparticle Enhanced Transmission Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 126(49), 15950–15951. https://doi.org/10.1021/ja044575y
Luzinov, I., Minko, S., & Tsukruk, V. V. (2004). Adaptive and responsive surfaces through controlled reorganization of interfacial polymer layers. Progress in Polymer Science, 29(7), 635–698. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2004.03.001
Ionov, L., Stamm, M., Minko, S., Hoffmann, F., & Wolff, T. (2004). Switching and structuring of binary reactive polymer brush layers. Macromolecular Symposia, 210(1), 229–235. https://doi.org/10.1002/masy.200450626
Stamm, M., Minko, S., Tokarev, I., Fahmi, A., & Usov, D. (2004). Nanostructures and Functionalities in Polymer Thin Films. Macromolecular Symposia, 214(1), 73–84. https://doi.org/10.1002/masy.200451006
Lemieux, M., Usov, D., Minko, S., Stamm, M., Shulha, H., & Tsukruk, V. V. (2003). Reorganization of Binary Polymer Brushes:  Reversible Switching of Surface Microstructures and Nanomechanical Properties. Macromolecules, 36(19), 7244–7255. https://doi.org/10.1021/ma034634c
Minko, S., Müller, M., Motornov, M., Nitschke, M., Grundke, K., & Stamm, M. (2003). Two-Level Structured Self-Adaptive Surfaces with Reversibly Tunable Properties. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 125(13), 3896–3900. https://doi.org/10.1021/ja0279693
Motornov, M., Minko, S., Eichhorn, K.-J., Nitschke, M., Simon, F., & Stamm, M. (2003). Reversible Tuning of Wetting Behavior of Polymer Surface with Responsive Polymer Brushes. Langmuir, 19(19), 8077–8085. https://doi.org/10.1021/la0343573
Minko, S., Müller, M., Usov, D., Scholl, A., Froeck, C., & Stamm, M. (2002). Lateral versus Perpendicular Segregation in Mixed Polymer Brushes. Physical Review Letters, 88(3), 035502. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.88.035502
Minko, S., Patil, S., Datsyuk, V., Simon, F., Eichhorn, K.-J., Motornov, M., … Stamm, M. (2002). Synthesis of Adaptive Polymer Brushes via “Grafting To” Approach from Melt. Langmuir, 18(1), 289–296. https://doi.org/10.1021/la015637q
Minko, S., Karl, A., Senkovsky, V., Pomper, T., Cunis, S., Gehrke, R., … Wilke, W. (1999). Investigation of failure mechanisms in polymer composites by simultaneous measurement of ultra-small-angle scattering and acoustic emission during the deformation. II. Evaluation of the interface strength. Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part B, 38(5–6), 913–929. https://doi.org/10.1080/00222349908248148
Sidorenko, A., Minko, S., Schenk-Meuser, K., Duschner, H., & Stamm, M. (1999). Switching of Polymer Brushes. Langmuir, 15(24), 8349–8355. https://doi.org/10.1021/la990869z