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2019

303. “Composition Dependence of the Flory–Huggins Interaction Parameters of Block Copolymer Electrolytes and the Isotaksis Point”, W.S Loo, G.K. Sethi, A.A. Teran, M.D. Galluzzo, J.A Maslyn, H.J. Oh, K.I. Mongcopa, N.P, Balsara, Macromolecules, 2019. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b00884

302. “Ohm’s Law for Ion Conduction in Lithium and Beyond-Lithium Battery Electrolytes”, M.D. Galluzzo, J.A. Maslyn, D.B. Shah, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 151, pp 020901, 2019. DOI: 10.1063/1.5109684

301. "Diffraction Imaging of Nanocrystalline Structure in Organic Semiconductor Molecular Thin Films" O. Panova, C. Ophus, C. Takacs, K. Bustillo, L. Ballhorn, A. Salleo, N. Balsara, and A. Minor, vol. 18, pp 860-865, Nature Materials, 2019. DOI: 10.1038/s41563-019-0387-3

300. “Effect of Processing and End Groups on the Crystal Structure of Polypeptoids Studied by Cryogenic Electron Microscopy at Atomic Length Scales”, X. Jiang, S. Xuan, J. Kundu, D. Prendergast, R.N. Zuckermann, N.P. Balsara, Soft Matter, vol. 15, pp 4723-4726, 2019. DOI: 10.1039/c9sm00633h

299. “Structure and Thermodynamics of Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Diblock Copolymers with Salt” G.K. Sethi, H.Y. Jung, W.S. Loo, S. Sawhney, M.J. Park, N.P. Balsara, and I. Villaluenga, Macromolecules, vol. 52, pp 3165-3175, 2019. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b00042

298. “Difference between Approximate and Rigorously Measured Transference Numbers in Fluorinated Electrolytes”, D.B. Shah, H.Q. Nguyen, L.S. Grundy, K.R. Olson, S.J. Mecham, J.M. DeSimone, and N.P. Balsara, accepted, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2019.

297. “Dissolution of Lithium Metal in Poly(ethylene oxide)”, M.D. Galluzzo, D.M. Halat, W.S. Loo, S.A. Mullin, J.A. Reimer, N.P. Balsara, accepted, ACS Energy Letters, 2019.

296. “Ion Diffusion across a Disorder-to-Order Phase Transition in a Poly(ethylene oxide)-b-Poly(silsesquioxane) Block Copolymer Electrolyte”, K. Timachova, G.K. Sethi, R. Bhattacharya, I. Villaleunga, N.P. Balsara, accepted, Molecular Systems Design and Engineering, 2019.

295. “Organizing Thermodynamic Data obtained from Multicomponent Polymer Electrolytes: Salt-Containing Polymer Blends and Block Copolymers”, accepted, W.S. Loo, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, 2019.

294. “Resolving the Morphology of Peptoid Vesicles at the One Nanometer Length-Scale using Cryogenic Electron Microscopy”, X. Jiang, R.K. Spencer, J. Sun, C. Ophus, R.N. Zuckermann, K.H. Downing, Nitash P. Balsara, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 123 (5), pp 1195–1205, 2019. (ACS Editor’s choice) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.8b11752

293. “Confined versus Unconfined Crystallization in Block Copolymer/Salt Mixtures Studied by Depolarized Light Scattering”, X. Li, W.S. Loo, X. Jiang, X. Wang, M.D. Galluzzo, K. I. Mongcopa, A.A. Wang, N.P. Balsara, B.A. Garetz, Macromolecules, 2019. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b02142

292. “Theoretical Interpretation of Ion Velocities in Concentrated Electrolytes Measured by Electrophoretic NMR”, K. Timachova, J. Newman, and N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 166 (2), pg. A264-A267, 2019. DOI: 10.1149/2.0591902jes

291. “Detection of the Order-to-Disorder Transition in Block Copolymer Electrolytes Using Quadrupolar 7Li NMR Splitting”, L.S. Grundy, G.K. Sethi, M.D. Galluzzo, W.S. Loo, J.A. Maslyn, A.A. Teran, J.L. Thelen, K. Timachova, J.A. Reimer, L.A. Madsen, N.P. Balsara, ACS Macro Letters, vol. 8, pg. 107-112, 2019. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.8b00809

290. “3D Printed Absorber for Capturing Chemotherapy Drugs before they Spread through the Body” H.J. Oh, M.S. Aboian, M.Y.J. Yi, J.A. Maslyn, W.S. Loo, X. Jiang, D.Y. Parkinson, M.W. Wilson, T, Moore, C.R. Yee, G.R. Robbins, F.M. Barth, J.M. DeSimone, S.W. Hetts, N.P. Balsara, ACS Central Science, 2019. DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.8b00700

2018

289. “Liquid-Crystalline Phase Behavior in Polypeptoid Diblock Copolymers”, D.R. Greer, M.A. Stolberg, S. Xuan, X. Jiang, N.P. Balsara, and R.N. Zuckermann, Macromolecules, vol. 51, pg. 9519−9525, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b01952

288. “Growth of Lithium Dendrites and Globules through a Solid Block Copolymer Electrolyte as a Function of Current Density”, J.A. Masyln, W.S. Loo, K.D. McEntush, H.J. Oh, K.J. Harry, D.Y. Parkinson, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 122(47), pg. 26797–26804, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b06355

287. “Rate Constants of Electrochemical Reactions in a Lithium-Sulfur Cell Determined by Operando X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy”, D.R. Wang, D.B. Shah, J.A. Masyln, W.S. Loo, E.J. Nelson, M.L. Latimer, J. Feng, K.H. Wujcik, D. Prendergast, T.A. Pascal, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 165(14), pg. A3487-A3495, 2018. DOI: 10.1149/2.0981814jes

286. “Polymer and Composite Electrolytes, D.H. Hallinan, I. Villaluenga, N.P. Balsara, Materials Research Science Bulletin, Special Issue: Frontiers of Solid-State Batteries, invited review, 43(10), pg. 759-767, 2018. DOI: 10.1557/mrs.2018.212

285. “Comparing Cycling Characteristics of Symmetric Lithium-Polymer-Lithium Cells with Theoretical Predictions”, D.M. Pesko, S. Sawhney, Z.Feng, J. Newman, V. Srinivasan, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 165(13), pg. A3186-A3194, 2018. DOI: 10.1149/2.0921813jes

284. “Comparing Two Electrochemical Approaches for Measuring Transference Numbers in Concentrated Electrolytes”, D.M. Pesko, S. Sawhney, J. Newman, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 165(13), pg. A3014-A3021, 2018. DOI:10.1149/2.0231813jes

283. “Imaging Unstained Synthetic Polymer Crystals and Defects on Atomic Length-scales using Cryogenic Electron Microscopy”, X. Jiang, D.R. Greer, J. Kundu, C. Ophus, A.M. Minor, D. Prendergast, R.N. Zuckermann, N.P. Balsara, K.H. Downing, Macromolecules, 51 (19), pg 7794–7799, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b01508

282. “Determination of Redox Reactions in Lithium-Sulfur Batteries”, K.H. Wujcik, D.R. Wang, A.A. Teran, E. Nasybulin, T.A. Pascal, D. Prendergast, N.P. Balsara, Advances in Electrochemical Science and Engineering, Vol. XVIII, Electrochemical Engineering: The Pathway from Discovery to Product, R.C. Alkire, P.N. Bartlett, M.T. Koper, editors, Chapter 3, Wiley-VCH, pg. 41-74, 2019

281. “Negative Stefan-Maxwell Diffusion Coefficients and Complete Electrochemical Transport Characterization of Homopolymer and Block Copolymer Electrolytes”, I. Villaluenga, D.M. Pesko, K. Timachova, Z.Feng, J. Newman, V. Srinivasan, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 165(11), pg. 2766-2773, 2018. DOI: 10.1149/2.0641811jes

280. “Anomalous Self-Assembly and Ion Transport in Nanostructured Organic-Inorganic Solid Electrolytes”, G.K. Sethi, X. Jiang, R. Chakraborty, W.S. Loo, I. Villaluenga, N.P. Balsara, vol. 7, pg. 1056-1061, ACS Macro Letters, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.8b00583

279. “Phase Behavior of Mixtures of Block Copolymers and a Lithium Salt”, W.S. Loo, M.D. Galluzzo, X. Li, J.A. Masyln, H,J, Oh, K.I. Mongcopa, C. Zhu, A.A. Wang, X. Wang, B.A. Garetz, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 122 (33), pg. 8065-8074, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.8b04189

278. “Swelling of Individual Nanodomains in Hydrated Block Copolymer Electrolyte Membranes”, X.C. Chen, X. Jiang, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 149, pg. 163325, 2018. DOI: 10.1063/1.5029452

277. “Continuous pervaporation-assisted furfural production catalyzed by CrCl3”, A. Wang, N.P. Balsara, A.T. Bell, Green Chemistry, vol. 20, pg. 2903–2912, 2018. DOI: 10.1039/C8GC00842F

276. “Relationship between Segmental Dynamics Measured by Quasi-Elastic Neutron Scattering and Conductivity in Polymer Electrolytes”, K.I.S. Mongcopa, M. Tyagi, J.P. Mailoa, G. Samsonidze, B. Kozinsky, S.A. Mullin, D.A. Gribble, H. Watanabe, N.P. Balsara, ACS Macro Letters, vol. 5, pg. 505-508, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.8b00159

275. “Optimizing Ion Transport in Polyether-Based Electrolytes for Lithium Batteries”, Q. Zheng, D.M. Pesko, B.M. Savoie, K. Timachova, A.L. Hasan, M.C. Smith, T.F. Miller, III, Geoffrey W. Coates, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 51(8), pg. 2847-2858, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02706

274. "Correlations between Salt-Induced Crystallization, Morphology, Segmental Dynamics, and Conductivity in Amorphous Block Copolymer Electrolytes", J.T. Thelen, A.A. Wang, X.C. Chen, X. Jiang, E. Schiable, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 51(5), pg. 1733-1740, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02415.

273. "Anisotropic Ion Diffusion and Electrochemically Driven Transport in Nanostructured Block Copolymer Electrolytes", K. Timachova, I. Villaluenga, L. Cirrincione, M. Gobet, R. Bhattacharya, X. Jiang, J. Newman, L. Madsen, S.G. Greenbaum, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 122(4). pg. 1537-1544, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b11371

272. “Universal Relationship between Molecular Structure and Crystal Structure in Peptoid Polymers and Prevalence of the cis Backbone Conformation”, D.R. Greer, M.A. Stolberg, J. Kundu, R.K. Spencer, T. Pascal, D. Prendergast, N,P. Balsara, R.N. Zuckermann, Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 140(2). pg. 827-833, 2018. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b11891

271. “Reentrant phase behavior and coexistence in asymmetric block copolymer electrolytes”, W.S. Loo, X. Jiang, J.A. Maslyn, H.J. Oh, C. Zhu, K.H. Downing, N.P. Balsara, Soft Matter, vol. 14 (15), pg. 2789-2795, 2018. DOI: 10.1039/C8SM00175H

2017

270. Effect of Anion Size on Conductivity and Transference Number of Perfluoroether Electrolytes with Lithium Salts”, D.B. Shah, K.R. Olson, A. Karny, S.J. Mecham, J.M. DeSimone, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 164 (14), pg. A1-A7, 2017. DOI:10.1149/2.0301714jes

269. “Crosslinked Perfluoropolyether Solid Electrolytes for Lithium Ion Transport”, D. Devaux, I. Villaluenga, M. Bhatt, D. Shah, X.C. Chen, J.L. Thelen, J.M. DeSimone, N.P. Balsara, Solid-State Ionics, vol. 310, pg. 71-80, 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.ssi.2017.08.007

268. “Effect of Pore Penetration on Transport through Supported Membranes studied by Electron Microscopy and Pervaporation”, C. Shin, X. Jiang, W. Ko, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Membrane Science, vol. 542, pg. 18-23, 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.memsci.2017.07.052

267. “Dependence of Morphology, Shear Modulus, and Conductivity on the Composition of Lithiated and Magnesiated Single-Ion-Conducting Block Copolymer Electrolytes”, A.A. Rojas, K. Thakker, K.D. McEntush, S. Inceoglu, G.M. Stone, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 50 (21), pg. 8765–8776, 2017. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01686

266. “Negative Transference Numbers in Poly(ethylene oxide)-based Electrolytes”, D.M. Pesko, K. Timachova, R. Bhattacharya, M.C. Smith, I. Villaluenga, J. Newman, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 164 (11), pg. E3569-E3575, 2017. DOI: 10.1149/2.0581711jes

265. “Mechanism of Ion Transport in Perfluoropolyether Electrolytes with a Lithium Salt”, K. Timachova, M. Chintapalli, K.R. Olson, S.J. Mecham, J.M. DeSimone, N.P. Balsara, Soft Matter, vol. 13, pg. 5396-5396 , 2017. DOI: 10.1039/C7SM00794A

264. “Depolarized Light Scattering from Block Copolymer Grains Using Circularly Polarized Light”, X. Wang, X. Li, W. Loo, M.C. Newstein, N.P. Balsara, B.A Garetz, Macromolecules, vol. 50(13), pg. 5122-5131, 2017. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01048

263. “Influence of Miscibility on Poly(ethylene oxide) Crystallization within from Disordered Melts of Lithium and Magnesium Single-Ion Conducting Block Copolymers with Lithium and Magnesium Counterions”, J.L. Thelen, X.C. Chen, S. Inceoglu, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 50(12), pg. 4827-4839, 2017. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b00735

262. “Influence of Miscibility on Poly(ethylene oxide) Crystallization within from Disordered Melts of Lithium and Magnesium Single-Ion Conducting Block Copolymers with Lithium and Magnesium Counterions”, J.L. Thelen, X.C. Chen, S. Inceoglu, N.P. Balsara, submitted, Macromolecules, 2017.



261. “Determination of Redox Reactions in Lithium-Sulfur Batteries”, K.H. Wujcik, D.R. Wang, A.A. Teran, E. Nasybulin, T.A. Pascal, D. Prendergast, N.P. Balsara, Advances in Electrochemical Science and Engineering, Vol. XVIII, R.C. Alkire, editor, accepted, 2017.



260. “Liquid Sulfur Impregnation of Microporous Carbon Accelerated by Nanoscale Interfacial Effects” T.A. Pascal, I. Villaluenga, K. Wujcik, D. Devaux, X. Jiang, D.R. Wang, N. Balsara, D. Prendergast, Nano Letters, accepted, 2017.



259. “Phase Behavior of Polymer Solutions and Blends”, P. Knychala, K. Timachova, M. Banaszak, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, invited Perspective Article to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the journal, 2017.



258. “Nanostructured Single-Ion-Conducting Hybrid Electrolytes based on Salty Nanoparticles and Block Copolymers”, I. Villaluenga, S. Inceoglu, X. Jiang, X.C. Chen, M. Chintapalli, D.R. Wang, D. Devaux, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, accepted, 2017.



257. “Designing Polymer Electrolytes for Safe and High Capacity Rechargeable Lithium Batteries”, T.F. Miller III, Z.G. Wang, G.W. Coates, N.P. Balsara, Accounts of Chemical Research, Special Issue “Holy Grails in Chemistry”, accepted, 2017.

256. “Simulation of Local Ion Transport in Lamellar Block Copolymer Electrolytes based on Electron Micrographs”, M. Chintapalli, K. Higa, X.C. Chen, V. Srinivasan, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, accepted, 2017.

255. “Effect of Block Copolymer Morphology Controlled by Casting-Solvent Quality on Pervaporation of Butanol/Water Mixtures”, C. Shin, X.C. Chen, J.M. Prausnitz, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Membrane Science, accepted, 2017.

254. “In situ X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of Discharge Reactions in a Thick Cathode of a Lithium Sulfur Battery”, K.H. Wujcik, R. Wang, T.A. Pascal, D. Prendergast, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, accepted, 2017.

253. “Thermodynamic Origins of the Solvent-Dependent Stability of Lithium Polysulfides from First Principles” T.A. Pascal, K.H. Wujcik, D.R. Wang, N.P. Balsara, D. Prendergast, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, accepted, 2017.

2016

252. “The Relationship between Ion Dissociation, Melt Morphology, and Electrochemical Performance of Lithium and Magnesium Single-Ion Conducting Block Copolymers”, J.L. Thelen, S. Inceoglu, N.R. Venkasesana, N.G. Mackay, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, accepted, 2016.

251. “Characterization of a Block Copolymer with a Wide Distribution of Grain Sizes”, X. Wang, M. Chintapalli, M.C. Newstein, N.P. Balsara, B.A. Garetz, Macromolecules, accepted, 2016.

250. “Lithium metal-Vanadium Copper Oxide Battery with a Block Copolymer Electrolyte”, D. Devaux, X. Wang, J.L. Thelen, D.Y. Parkinson, J. Cabana, F. Wang, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 163(10), pg. A2447-A2455, 2016. DOI: 10.1149/2.1331610jes

249. “Influence of Electrolyte Modulus on the Local Current Density at a Dendrite Tip on a Lithium Metal Electrode”, K.J. Harry, K. Higga, V. Srinivasan, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 163 (10), pg. A2216-A2224, 2016. DOI: 10.1149/2.0191610jes

248. “Liquid Perfluourpolyether Electrolytes with Enhanced Ionic Conductivity for Lithium Battery Applications”, K.R. Olson, D.H.C. Wong, M. Chintapalli, K. Timachova, R. Janusziewicz, W.F.M. Daniel, S. Mecham, S. Sheiko, N.P. Balsara, J.M. DeSimone, Polymer, vol. 100 (25), pg. 126-133, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.08.020

247. “Lithium Polysulfide Radical Anions in Ether-Based Solvents”, K.H. Wujcik, D.R. Wang, A. Raghunathan, M. Drake, T.A. Pascal, D. Prendergast, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 120 (33), pg. 18403-18410, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b04264

246. “Block Copolymer Membranes for Efficient Capture of a Chemo-Therapy Drug”, X.C. Chen, H.J. Oh, J.F. Yu, J.K. Yang, N. Petzetakis, A.S. Patel, S.W. Hetts, N.P. Balsara, Macro Letters, vol. 5 (8), pg. 936-941, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.6b00459

245. “Universal Relationship between Conductivity and Solvation-Site Connectivity in Ether-Based Polymer Electrolytes”, D.M. Pesko, M.A. Webb, Y. Jung, Q. Zheng, T.F. Miller, G.W. Coates, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 49 (14), pg. 5244-5255, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00851

244. “Conductivity of carbonate- and perfluoropolyether-based electrolytes in porous separators”, D. Devaux, Y.H. Chang, I. Villaluenga, X.C. Chen, M. Chintapalli, J.M. DeSimone, N.P. Balsara, Journal of Power Sources, vol. 323 (15), pg. 158-165, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2016.05.039

243. “Pervaporation-assisted catalytic conversion of xylose to furfural”, A. Wang, N.P. Balsara, A.T. Bell, Green Chemistry, vol. 18, pg. 4073-4085, 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C6GC00581K

242. “Relationship between Conductivity, Ion Diffusion and Transference Number in Perfluoropolyether Electrolytes”, M. Chintapalli, K. Timachova, K.R. Olson, S.J. Mecham, D. Devaux, J.M. DeSimone, N. P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 49 (9), pg. 3508-3515, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00412

241. “Orientation Mapping of Semicrystalline Polymers using Scanning Electron Nanobeam Diffraction”, O. Panova, X.C. Chen, K.C. Bustillo, C. Ophus, M.P. Bhatt, N. Balsara, A.M. Minor, Micron, vol. 88, pg. 30-36, 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.micron.2016.05.008

240. “Morphology and Proton Transport in Humidified Phosphonated Peptoid Block Copolymers”, J. Sun, X. Jiang, A. Siegmund, K.H. Downing, N.P. Balsara, Ronald N. Zuckermann, Macromolecules, vol. 49(8), pg. 3083–3090, 2016.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00353

239. “Self-assembly of crystalline nanotubes from monodisperse amphiphilic diblock copolypeptoid tiles”, J. Sun, X. Jiang, R. Lund, K.H. Downing, N.P. Balsara, and R.N. Zuckermann, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 113(1), pg. 52–57, 2016.
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1520394112

238. “Effect of Monomer Structure on Ionic Conductivity in a Systematic Set of Polyester Electrolytes”, D.M. Pesko, Y. Jung, A.L. Hasan, M.A. Webb, G.W. Coates, T.F. Miller III, and N.P. Balsara, Solid State Ionics, vol. 289, pg. 118–124, 2016.
DOI:10.1016/j.ssi.2016.02.020

237. “Structure and Ionic Conductivity of Polystyrene-block-poly(ethyleneoxide) Electrolytes in the High Salt Concentration Limit”, M. Chintapalli, T.N.P. Le, N.R. Venkatesh, N.G. Mackay, A.A. Rojas, J.L. Thelen, X.C. Chen, D. Devaux, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 49(5), pg. 1770–1780, 2016.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02620

236. “Mechanical Degradation in Graphite/Polyvinylidene difluoride Composite Electrodes During Li-ion Battery Cycling”, K. Takahashi, K. Higa, S. Mair, M. Chintapalli, N.P. Balsara, V. Srinivasan, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 163(3), pg. A385-A389, 2016.
DOI:10.1149/2.0271603jes

235. “An Investigation of the Ionic Conductivity and Species Crossover of Lithiated Nafion 117 in Nonaqueous Electrolytes”, L. Su, R.M. Darling, K.G. Gallagher, W. Xie, J.L. Thelen, A.F. Badel, J.L. Barton, K.J. Cheng, N.P. Balsara, J.S. Moore, F.R. Brushett, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 163(1), pg. A5253-A5262, 2016.
DOI:10.1149/2.03211601jes

2015

234. “Relationship between Mobility and Lattice Strain in Electrochemically Doped Poly(3-hexylthiophene)”, J.L. Thelen, S.L. Wu, A.E. Javier, V. Srinivasan, N.P. Balsara, S.N. Patel, Macro Letters, vol. 4, pg. 1386–1391, 2015.
DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00827

233. “Compliant Glass-Polymer Hybrid Single-Ion-Conducting Electrolytes for Lithium Batteries”, I. Villaluenga, K.H. Wujcik, W. Tong, D. Devaux, D.H.C. Wong, J.M. DeSimone, N.P. Balsara, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 113, pg. 52-57, 2015.
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1520394112

232. " Effect of molecular weight and salt concentration on ion transport and the transference number in polymer electrolytes", K. Timachova, H. Watanabe, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 48, pg. 7882–7888, 2015.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01724

231. "Relationship between Steady-State Current in Symmetric Cells and Transference Number of Electrolytes Comprising Univalent and Multivalent Ions", N.P. Balsara, J. Newman, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 162, pg. A2720-2722, 2015.
DOI:10.1149/2.0651514jes

230. "Electrochemical Deposition and Stripping Behavior of Lithium Metal across a Rigid Block Copolymer Electrolyte Membrane", K. J. Harry, X. Liao, D.Y. Parkinson, A.M. Minor, N.P. Balsara, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, vol. 162, pg. A2699-2706, 2015.
DOI:10.1149/2.0321514jes

229. "Effect of Lithium-Ion Concentration on Morphology and Ion Transport in Single-Ion-Conducting Block Copolymer Electrolytes", A.A. Rojas, S. Inceoglu, N.G. Mackay, J.L. Thelen, D. Devaux, G.M. Stone, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 48, pg. 6589–6595, 2015.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01193

228. "Water Uptake and Proton Conductivity in Porous Block Copolymer Electrolyte Membranes", X.C. Chen, J.B. Kortright, N.P. Balsara, Macromolecules, vol. 48, pg. 5648-5655, 2015.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b00950

227. "Effect of Copolymer Composition on Electronic Conductivity of Electrochemically Oxidized Poly(3-hexylthiophene)-b-poly(ethylene oxide) Block Copolymers", M.P. Bhatt, J.L. Thelen, N.P. Balsara, Chemistry of Materials, vol. 27, p. 5141−5148, 2015.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02085

226. "Systematic Computational and Experimental Investigation of Lithium-ion Transport Mechanisms in Polyester-based Polymer Electrolytes", M.A. Webb, Y. Jung, D.M. Pesko, B.M. Savoie, U. Yamamoto, G.W. Coates, N.P. Balsara, Z.G. Wang, T.F. Miller, ACS Central Science, vol. 1, p. 198-205, 2015.
DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.5b00195

Patents

13. X.C. Chen, J. Yang, A. Chin, A. Patel, S. Hetts, N. Balsara, “Copolymer Membrane for High-Dose Chemotherapy Delivery Transarterial Chemoemblization”, filed by the Regents of the University of California, October 12, 2015. Published on April 14, 2016. US Patent Application 20160101218.

12. B.M. Wiers, N.P. Balsara, J.R. Long, “Solid lithium electrolyte via addition of lithium salts to metal-organic frameworks”, filed by the Regents of the University of California, August 8, 2013. Published as US20140045074 on March 29, 2016.

11. D.T. Wong, N.P. Balsara, "Block Copolymer Battery Separator", filed by the Regents of the University of California, September 20, 2013. Published on July 31, 2014. PCT Number: PCT/US2012/030132

10. A.E.K. Javier, N.P. Balsara, S.N. Patel, D.T. Hallinan, "Block Copolymer with Simultaneous Electric and Ionic Conduction for Use in Lithium Ion Batteries", filed by the Regents of the University of California, March 22, 2012. Published as US 8552144B2 on Oct 8, 2013.

9. A.E. Ozcam, A.K. Jha, N.P. Balsara, "Styrene-Siloxane Triblock Copolymers as Membranes for Selective Transport of Alcohols and Other Organic Compounds in Aqueous Mixtures", filed by the Regents of the University of California, November 11, 2011. Published on May 24, 2016. PCT Number: PCT/US2012/064534.

8. N.P. Balsara, A.K. Jha, L. Chen, "Nanostructured Polymer Membranes for Selective Alcohol Transport", filed by the Regents of the University of California, March 12, 2010. US Patent Application 61/313618. Published as US 8440765B2 on May 14, 2013.

7. M. Singh, I. Gur, H.B. Eitouni, N.P. Balsara, “Multiple Electrolyte Electrochemical Cells,” filed by Seeo, Inc., November 6, 2009. Publication date: September 15, 2015. PCT Number: PCT/US2009/063643

6. N.P. Balsara, H.B. Eitouni, I. Gur, W. Hudson, M. Singh, “Protected Lithium Metal Electrodes for Rechargeable Batteries,” filed by Seeo, Inc., April 21, 2009. Publication date: Feb 10, 2011, US Patent Application 12/988474. PCT Number: PCT/US2009/041180

5. W. Hudson, H.B. Eitouni, M. Singh, N.P. Balsara, I. Gur, “Electrodes with Solid Polymer Electrolytes,” filed by Seeo, Inc., February 13, 2009. Publication date: Jan 6, 2011, US Patent Application 12/867665, PCT Number: PCT/US2009/034156.

4. N.P. Balsara, H.B. Eitouni, I. Gur, M. Singh, W. Hudson, “Gel Polymer Electrolytes for Batteries,” filed by Seeo, Inc., January 16, 2009. Publication date: Nov 18, 2014, US Patent Application: 12/812,214, PCT Number: PCT/US2009/031356.

3. M. Singh, I. Gur, H.B. Eitouni, N.P. Balsara, “A Solid Electrolyte Material Manufacturable by Polymer Processing Methods,” filed by Seeo Inc., November 14, 2008. Publication date: Sep 18, 2012, US Patent Application: 12/271,829.

2. S. Mullin, A. Panday, N.P. Balsara, M. Singh, H.B. Eitouni, E.D. Gomez, "High Elastic Modulus Polymer Electrolytes," filed by the Regents of the University of California on April 3, 2007. Publication date: Oct 22, 2013. US Patent Application 12/225, 934. PCT Number: PCT/US2007/008435.

1. M.J. Park, N.P. Balsara, "Nanostructured Polymer Membranes for Proton Conduction", filed by the Regents of the University of California on June 30, 2008. Publication date: Jun 18, 2013, US Patent Application: 12/667,219, PCT Number: PCT/US2008/008159.

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