Synthesis, growth mechanism, and photocatalytic activity of Zinc oxide nanostructures: porous microparticles versus nonporous nanoparticles,JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENC,52(5): 2746-2762,2017 (MAR).Probing the bulk heterojunction morphology in thermally annealed active layers for polymer solar cells,ORGANIC ELECTRONICS,41: 319-326,2017 (FEB).Novel composite materials with tunable delamination resistance using functionalizable electrospun SBS fibers,COMPOSITE STRUCTURES,159: 12-20,2017 (JAN).Aromatic sulfonation with sulfur trioxide: mechanism and kinetic model,CHEMICAL SCIENCE,8(1): 680-688,2017.
Elucidating Batch-to-Batch Variation Caused by Homocoupled Side Products in Solution-Processable Organic Solar Cells,CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS,28(24): 9088-9098,2016 (DEC).Impact and post impact behavior of fabric reinforced geopolymer composite,CONSTRUCTION AND BUILDING MATERIALS,127: 111-124,2016 (NOV).Interlaminar toughening of resin transfer molded laminates by electrospun polycaprolactone structures: Effect of the interleave morphology,COMPOSITES SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY,136: 10-17,2016 (NOV).Creation of a nanovascular network by electrospun sacrificial nanofibers for self-healing applications and its effect on the flexural properties of the bulk material,Polymer Testing,54: 78-83,2016 (SEP).Synthesis of Highly Fluorescent All-Conjugated Alternating Donor Acceptor (Block) Copolymers via GRIM Polymerization,MACROMOLECULES,49(17): 6411-6419,2016 (SEP).Modelled decomposition kinetics of flame retarded poly(vinyl acetate),POLYMER DEGRADATION AND STABILITY,130: 245-256,2016 (AUG).X-Ray nanoscopy of a bulk heterojunction,PloS one,11(7): e0158345,2016 (JUL).Synthesis and evaluation of 9-substituted anthracenes with potential in reversible polymer systems,Tetrahedron,72(29): 4303-4311,2016 (JUL).Toward Self-Healing Actuators: A Preliminary Concept,IEEE Transactions on Robotics,32(3): 736-743,2016 (JUN).Hydrated lime/potassium carbonate as alkaline activating mixture to produce kaolinitic clay based inorganic polymer,APPLIED CLAY SCIENCE,126: 278-286,2016 (JUN).Gelatin nanofibers: Analysis of triple helix dissociation temperature and cold-water-solubility,FOOD HYDROCOLLOIDS,57: 200-208,2016 (JUN).Deposition Kinetics and Thermal Properties of Atmospheric Plasma Deposited Methacrylate-Like Films,Plasma Processes and Polymers,13(5): 521-533,2016 (MAY).Damage-Resistant Composites Using Electrospun Nanofibers: A Multiscale Analysis of the Toughening Mechanisms,ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES,8(18): 11806-11818,2016 (MAY).Seed-Mediated Hot-Injection Synthesis of Tiny Ag Nanocrystals on Nanoscale Solid Supports and Reaction Mechanism,ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces,8(16): 10551-10561,2016 (APR).The Influence of Conjugated Polymer Side Chain Manipulation on the Efficiency and Stability of Polymer Solar Cells,Materials,9(181),2016 (MAR).High-permittivity conjugated polyelectrolyte interlayers for high-performance bulk heterojunction organic solar cells,ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces,8(10): 6309-6314,2016 (MAR).Using aligned nanofibres for identifying the toughening micromechanisms in nanofibre interleaved laminates,COMPOSITES SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY,124: 17-26,2016 (MAR).Mixed alpha/beta-Peptides as a Class of Short Amphipathic Peptide Hydrogelators with Enhanced Proteolytic Stability,Biomacromolecules,17(2): 437-445,2016 (FEB).Injectable peptide hydrogels for controlled-release of opioids,Medicinal Chemical Communications,7(3): 542-549,2016 (FEB).Thermal behaviour below and inside the glass transition region of a submicron P3HT layer studied by fast scanning chip calorimetry,Polymer,83: 59–66,2016 (JAN).Potassium-rich biomass ashes as activators in metakaolin-based inorganic polymers,APPLIED CLAY SCIENCE,119: 401-409,2016 (JAN).Extremely robust and post-functionalizable gold nanoparticles coated with calixarenes via metal-carbon bonds,Chemical Communications,52(69): 10493-10496,2016. A stability study of polymer solar cells using conjugated polymers with different donor or acceptor side chain patterns,JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A,4(42): 16677-16689,2016.Influence of the amorphous phase and preceding solution processing on the eutectic behaviour in the state diagram of P3HT: PC61BM determined by rapid heat-cool calorimetry,RSC ADVANCES,6(95): 92981-92988,2016.
Roles of in situ surface modification in controlling the growth and crystallization of CaCO3 nanoparticles, and their dispersion in polymeric materials,Journal of Materials Science,50(4): 7908-7918,2015 (DEC).Isothermal Crystallization of PC61BM in Thin Layers Far below the Glass Transition Temperature,Crystal Growth & Design,15(11): 5614-5623,2015 (NOV).Self-assembled conjugated polyelectrolyte– surfactant complexes as efficient cathode interlayer materials for bulk heterojunction organic solar cells,Journal of Materials Chemistry A,2015 (NOV).Flame retardancy and degradation mechanism of poly(vinyl acetate) in combination with intumescent flame retardants: I. Ammonium poly(phosphate),Polymer Degradation and Stability,121: 321-330,2015 (NOV).Structure-processing-property relationships in plasma deposited films in an atmospheric dielectric barrier discharge reactor,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels,2015 (OCT). Dissolution behavior of Jordanian clay-rich materials in alkaline solutions for alkali activation purpose. Part I,APPLIED CLAY SCIENCE,115: 238-247,2015 (OCT).Bisphenol A based polyester binder as an effective interlaminar toughener,COMPOSITES PART B-ENGINEERING,80: 145-153,2015 (OCT).Ti-Mo-Ni Oxide Nanotube Photoanodes for Enhanced Solar Fuel Production,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels,2015 (SEP).Nanofibre bridging as a toughening mechanism in carbon/epoxy composite laminates interleaved with electrospun polyamide nanofibrous veils,COMPOSITES SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY,117: 244-256,2015 (SEP).Biogenic concrete protection driven by the formate oxidation by Methylocystis parvus OBBP,FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY,6(786),2015 (AUG).Development of a self-healing soft pneumatic actuator: a first concept,Bioinspiration & Biomimetics,10(4): 046007,2015 (JUL). Activation of Pozzolanic and Latent-Hydraulic Reactions by Alkalis in Order to Repair Concrete Cracks,JOURNAL OF MATERIALS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING,27(7),2015 (JUL).Isocyanate free condensed tannin-based polyurethanes,European Polymer Journal,67: 513-526,2015 (JUN).Effect of molecular weight on morphology and photovoltaic properties in P3HT:PCBM solar cells,Organic Electronics,21: 160,170,2015 (JUN).Organic photovoltaics: development of novel methodologies for the study of phase transformations and charge transfer,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels,2015 (MAY).Investigation of self-healing compliant actuators for robotics,Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA),: 258-263,2015 (MAY).Influence of electrolyte composition on the formation of mixed oxide nanotube arrays for solar fuel production,Journal of Power Sources,280: 339,346,2015 (APR).Adhesion Improvement between Epoxy and Stainless Steel Using a Silane Coupling Agent in an Atmospheric Plasma Process,Plasma Processes and Polymers,12(4): 347,361,2015 (APR).The Interphase in Stainless Steel-Polymer Hybrids: Characterisation and Optimisation of Interfacial Interaction via Surface Treatment and Nano-modification of the Polymer,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels,2015 (MAR).Thermal Properties of Plasma Deposited Methyl Methacrylate Films in an Atmospheric DBD Reactor,Plasma Processes and Polymers,12(3): 260,270,2015 (MAR).A Green, Simple Chemical Route for the Synthesis of Pure Nanocalcite Crystals,Crystal Growth & Design,15(2): 573,580,2015 (FEB).Durability of alkali activated cement produced from kaolinitic clay,Applied Clay Science,104: 229,237,2015 (FEB).Isothermal structure development in submicron P3HT layers studied by fast scanning chip calorimetry,Polymer,57: 39,44,2015 (JAN).Optimisation of wet chemical silane deposition to improve the interfacial strength of stainless steel/epoxy,Applied Surface Science,324: 134,142,2015 (JAN).Rational design of a hexapeptide hydrogelator for controlled-release drug delivery,Journal of Materials Chemistry B,3(5): 759,765,2015.Advantages of applying a steam curing cycle for the production of kaolinite-based geopolymers,Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering.,39: 7591, 7597,2015 (02).Potential merits for space robotics from novel concepts of actuation for soft robotics,Proceedings of Advanced Space Technologies for Robotics and Automation (ASTRA) by the European Space Agency (ESA),2015.Synthesis of degradable multi-segmented polymers via Michael-addition thiol-ene step-growth polymerization,RSC ADVANCES,5(100): 81920-81932,2015.Evaluation of the Yasuda parameter for the atmospheric plasma deposition of allyl methacrylate,RSC ADVANCES,5(35): 27449-27457,2015.Nanofibre-Based Sensors for Visual and Optical Monitoring,Nanoscience and Technology,: 157-177,Natl ResCouncil, Inst Atmospher Pollut Res, Rome, ITALY,2015.
Effect of curing conditions on the dimensional and thermal stability of calcium phosphate cement for elevated temperature applications,CEMENT AND CONCRETE RESEARCH,66: 102,109,2014 (DEC).Interlaminar toughening of resin transfer moulded glass fibre epoxy laminates by polycaprolactone electrospun nanofibres,Composites Science and Technology,104: 66-73,2014 (NOV).Advantages of Applying a Steam Curing Cycle for the Production of Kaolinite-Based Geopolymers,Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering,39(11): 7591-7597,2014 (NOV).Nano-Silica and SiO2/CaCO3 Nanocomposite Prepared from Semi-Burned Rice Straw Ash as Modified Papermaking Fillers,Arabian Journal of Chemistry,2014 (NOV).Preparation of superhydrophobic nanocalcite crystals using Box-Behnken design,Arabian Journal of Chemistry,2014 (NOV).The rheological properties of hydrogenated castor oil crystals,COLLOID AND POLYMER SCIENCE,292(10): 2539,2547,2014 (OCT).A time dependent DFT study of the efficiency of polymers for organic photovoltaics at the interface with PCBM,RSC Advances,4(95): 52658-52667,2014 (OCT).Autonomous Self-Healing of Epoxy Thermosets with Thiol-Isocyanate,ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS,24(35): 5575,5583,2014 (SEP).Rational Design of Injectable Hexapeptide Hydrogelators for Controlled-Release Drug Delivery,Journal of Peptide Science,20: S208,2014 (SEP).Influence of the processing temperature on the compressive strength of Na activated lateritic soil for building applications,Construction and Building Materials,65: 60-66,2014 (AUG).Formate Oxidation-Driven Calcium Carbonate Precipitation by Methylocystis parvus OBBP,Applied and Environmental Microbiology,80(15): 4659-4667,2014 (AUG).Preparation and characterization of ultra-hydrophobic calcium carbonate nanoparticles,IOP Conference Series Materials Science and Engineering,64(1): 012037,2014 (AUG).Effect of gamma irradiation on thermophysical properties of plasticized starch and starch surfactant films,RADIATION PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY,99: 18-22,2014 (JUN).Toward bulk heterojunction polymer solar cells with thermally stable active layer morphology,JOURNAL OF PHOTONICS FOR ENERGY,4,2014 (JUN).Amphiphilic N-methylimidazole-functionalized diblock copolythiophenes,EUROPEAN POLYMER JOURNAL,53: 206-2014,2014 (APR).About the Influence of Double Bonds in the APPECVD of Acrylate-Like Precursors: A Mass Spectrometry Study of the Plasma Phase,PLASMA PROCESSES AND POLYMERS,11(4): 335,344,2014 (APR).Effect of Cationic and Anionic Surfactants on the Application of Calcium Carbonate Nanoparticles in Paper Coating,ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES,6(4): 2733-2743,2014 (FEB).A Latex-Based Route to Disperse Carbon Nanotubes in Poly(2,6-Dimethyl-1,4-Phenylene Ether)/Polystyrene Blends,MACROMOLECULAR MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING,299(2): 228-236,2014 (FEB).Facile synthesis of 3-(omega-acetoxyalkyl)thiophenes and derived copolythiophenes using Rieke zinc,REACTIVE & FUNCTIONAL POLYMERS,75: 22-30,2014 (FEB).Enhanced intrinsic stability of the bulk heterojunction active layer blend of polymer solar cells by varying the polymer side chain pattern,ORGANIC ELECTRONICS,15(2): 549-562,2014 (FEB).Phase Behavior and Crystallization Kinetics of Polymer:Fullerene Solar Cell Blends,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2014 (FEB).Characterization of polymer monolithic columns for small-molecule separations using total-pore-blocking conditions,Journal of Chromatography A,1325: 115-120,2014 (Jan).Influence of the chemical and mineralogical composition on the reactivity of volcanic ashes during alkali activation,CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL A,40(1): 811-820,2014 (JAN).Atomic force microscopy-based study of self-healing coatings based on reversible polymer network systems,JOURNAL OF INTELLIGENT MATERIAL SYSTEMS AND STRUCTURES,45(1): 40-46,2014 (JAN).Monitoring the morphology development of polymer-monolithic stationary phases by thermal analysis,JOURNAL OF SEPARATION SCIENCE,37(1): 179,186,2014 (JAN).All-conjugated cationic copolythiophene “rod–rod” block copolyelectrolytes: synthesis, optical properties and solvent-dependent assembly,Polymer Chemistry,5(10): 3352-3362,2014.Synthesis of ester side chain functionalized all-conjugated diblock copolythiophenes via the Rieke method,POLYMER CHEMISTRY,5(6): 1832-1837,2014.Development of kaolinitic clay and volcanic rock based mineral polymers as sustainable building materials,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2014.
Fast-scanning calorimetry of electrospun polyamide nanofibres: Melting behaviour and crystal structure,POLYMER,54(25): 6809,6817,2013 (NOV).Imidazolium-substituted ionic (co)polythiophenes: Compositional influence on solution behavior and thermal properties,Polymer,54(23): 6293,6304,2013 (NOV).Quantitative analysis of polymer mixtures in solution by pulsed field-gradient spin echo NMR spectroscopy,JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE,231: 46-53,2013 (JUN).Polyamide 6.9 nanofibres electrospun under steady state conditions from a solvent/non-solvent solution,Journal of Materials Science,47(9): 4118-4126,2013 (May).A Top-Down Synthesis Route to Ultrasmall Multifunctional Gd-Based Silica Nanoparticles for Theranostic Applications,CHEMISTRY-A EUROPEAN JOURNAL,19(19): 6122-6136,2013 (MAY).Optimization of Extrusion Parameters for Preparing PCL-Layered Silicate Nanocomposites Supported by Modeling of Twin-Screw Extrusion,Macromolecular Materials and Engineering,298(2): 210-220,2013 (Feb).Time-temperature-transformation (TTT) and temperature-conversion-transformation (TxT) cure diagrams by RheoDSC: Combined rheometry and calorimetry on an epoxy-amine thermoset,Reactive & Functional Polymers,73(2): 332-339,2013 (Feb).A self-healing polymer network based on reversible covalent bonding,Reactive & Functional Polymers,73(2): 413-420,2013 (Feb).Plasma Polymerization of a Saturated Branched Hydrocarbon. The Case of Heptamethylnonane,Plasma Processes and Polymers,10(1): 51-59,2013 (Jan).
Influence of mix composition on the extent of autogenous crack healing by continued hydration or calcium carbonate formation,Construction and Building Materials,37: 349-359,2012 (Dec).The kinetic analysis of isothermal curing reaction of an epoxy resin-glassflake nanocomposite,Thermochimica Acta,549: 81-86,2012 (Dec).Influence of temperature and UV intensity on photo-polymerization reaction studied by photo-DSC,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,110(1): 287-294,2012 (Oct).Functionalized Dithienylthiazolo[5,4-d]thiazoles For Solution-Processable Organic Field-Effect Transistors,ChemPlusChem,77(10): 923-930,2012 (Oct).Calorimetric and rheological characterization of polymers – Advances in RheoDSC,Vrije Universiteit BrusselBrussels, Belgium,2012 (Oct).Deposition and Characterisation of Plasma Polymerised Allyl Methacrylate Based Coatings,Plasma Processes and Polymers,9(8): 799-807,2012 (Aug).Degree of reactivity of two kaolinitic minerals in alkali solution using zeolitic tuff or silica sand filler,Ceramics International,38(6): 5061-5067,2012 (Aug).Crystallization Kinetics and Morphology Relations on Thermally Annealed Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cell Blends Studied by Rapid Heat Cool Calorimetry (RHC),,8435,2012 (May).Looking at bulk-heterojunction organic photovoltaics from two viewpoints: morphology development and charge transfer,,8435,2012 (May).Development of optimized autonomous self-healing systems for epoxy materials based on maleimide chemistry,Polymer,53(12): 2320-2326,2012 (May).Evaluation of curing kinetic parameters of an epoxy/polyaminoamide/nano-glassflake system by non-isothermal differential scanning calorimetry,Thermochimica Acta,533: 10-15,2012 (Apr).The effect of nano-sized filler particles on the crystalline-amorphous interphase and thermal properties in polyester nanocomposites,Polymer,53(7): 1494-1506,2012 (Mar).Influence of the processing solvent on the photoactive layer nanomorphology of P3HT/PC60BM solar cells,Journal of Polymer Science Part A - Polymer Chemistry,50(5): 1037-1041,2012 (Mar).In Situ Study of the Deposition of (Ultra)thin Organic Phosphonic Acid Layers on the Oxide of Aluminum,Langmuir,28(6): 3167-3173,2012 (Feb).Calibration and performance of a fast-scanning DSC-Project RHC,Thermochimica Acta,530: 64-72,2012 (Feb).Improved Photovoltaic Performance of a Semicrystalline Narrow Bandgap Copolymer Based on 4H-Cyclopenta[2,1-b:3,4-b ']dithiophene Donor and Thiazolo[5,4-d]thiazole Acceptor Units,Chemistry of Materials,24(3): 587-593,2012 (Feb).Atomic force microscopy–based study of self-healing coatings based on reversible polymer network systems,Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures,2012 (August).Nanocomposite Thermoplastic Polymer Sheets for Medical Applications: Influence of Processing Conditions on Material Properties,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2012.An alternative solvent system for blend electrospinning of polycaprolactone/chitosan nanofibres,”,Macromolecular Symposia,321: 71,75,2012.
RheoDSC: Design optimisation by heat transfer modelling,Thermochimica Acta,547: 130-140,2011 (Nov).Thermal Stability of Poly[2-methoxy-5-(2 '-phenylethoxy)-1,4-phenylenevinylene] (MPE-PPV):Fullerene Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells,Macromolecules,44(21): 8470-8478,2011 (Nov).A combined mechanical, microscopic and local electrochemical evaluation of self-healing properties of shape-memory polyurethane coatings,Electrochimica Acta,56(26): 9619-9626,2011 (Nov).Construction of the state diagram of polymer blend thin films using differential AC chip calorimetry,Polymer,52(19): 4277-4283,2011 (Sep).Partially miscible polystyrene/polymethylphenylsiloxane blends for nanocomposites,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,105(3): 775-781,2011 (Sep).Self-healing property characterization of reversible thermoset coatings,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,105(3): 805-809,2011 (Sep).Isothermal crystallization of P3HT:PCBM blends studied by RHC,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,105(3): 845-849,2011 (Sep).Rheology of nanocomposites,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,105(2): 731,2011 (Aug).ERETIC implemented in diffusion-ordered NMR as a diffusion reference: a clarification,Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry,49(3): 137-139,2011 (Mar).Morphologic Study of Steady State Electrospun Polyamide 6 Nanofibres,Journal of Applied Polymer Science,119(5): 2984-2990,2011 (Mar).Adjacent UCST Phase Behavior in Aqueous Solutions of Poly(vinyl methyl ether): Detection of a Narrow Low Temperature UCST in the Lower Concentration Range,Macromolecules,44(4): 993-998,2011 (Feb).SECM study of defect repair in self-healing polymer coatings on metals,Electrochemistry Communications,13(25): 169-173,2011 (Feb).Production of monetite-based Inorganic Phosphate Cement (M-IPC) using hydrothermal post curing (HTPC),Cement and Concrete Research,41(1): 30-37,2011 (Jan).Evaluation of a low temperature hardening Inorganic Phosphate Cement for high-temperature applications,Cement and Concrete Research,41(1): 38-45,2011 (Jan).New hybrid core-shell star-like architectures made of poly(n-butyl acrylate) grown from well-defined titanium oxo-clusters,Journal of Materials Chemistry,21(12): 4470-4475,2011.Phase behavior of PCBM blends with different conjugated polymers,Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics,13(26): 12285-12292,2011.Geopolymer Products from Jordan for Sustainability of the Environment,Advances in Materials Science for Environmental and Nuclear Technology II,227: 289-300,2011.
Dynamics of the Crystal to Plastic Crystal Transition in the Hydrogen Bonded N-Isopropylpropionamide,Journal of Physical Chemistry B,114(44): 13944-13949,2010 (Nov).Probing the Anions Mediated Associative Behavior of Tin-12 Oxo-Macrocations by Pulsed Field Gradient NMR Spectroscopy,Journal of Physical Chemistry C,114(39): 16087-16091,2010 (Oct).Isotactic polypropylene/carbon nanotube composites prepared by latex technology: Electrical conductivity study,European Polymer Journal,46(9): 1833-1843,2010 (Sep).RheoDSC Analysis of Hardening of Semi-Crystalline Polymers during Quiescent Isothermal Crystallization,International Polymer Processing,25(4): 304-310,2010 (Sep).Investigation of the self-healing properties of shape memory polyurethane coatings with the 'odd random phase multisine' electrochemical impedance spectroscopy,Electrochimica Acta,55(21): 6195-6203,2010 (Aug).Demixing and Remixing Kinetics of Poly(2-isopropyl-2-oxazoline) (PIPOZ) Aqueous Solutions Studied by Modulated Temperature Differential Scanning Calorimetry,Macromolecules,43(16): 6853-6860,2010 (Aug).Qualitative assessment of nanofiller dispersion in poly(epsilon-caprolactone) nanocomposites by mechanical testing, dynamic rheometry and advanced thermal analysis,European Polymer Journal,46(5): 984-996,2010 (May).Phase separation in polymer blend thin films studied by differential AC chip calorimetry,Polymer,51(3): 647-657,2010 (Feb).From polyester grafting onto POSS nanocage by ring-opening polymerization to high performance polyester/POSS nanocomposites,Journal of Materials Chemistry,20(42): 9415-9422,2010.Quantifying the degree of nanofiller dispersion by advanced thermal analysis: application to polyester nanocomposites prepared by various elaboration methods,Journal of Materials Chemistry,20(42): 9531-9542,2010.Development of Low-cost Functional Geopolymeric Materials,Advances in Materials Science for Environmental and Nuclear Technology,222: 159-167,2010.Durability of geopolymers product from Jordanian Hiswa clay,University of JordanAmman, Jordan,2010.Characterisation of thermally-induced phase separation in polymer blend thin layers using chip calorimetry and SPM related techniques,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2010.Dissolution of Jordanian raw materials in alkaline solutions and their stabilization for construction purposes,University of JordanAmman, Jordan,2010.
RheoDSC: design and validation of a new hybrid measurement technique,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,98(3): 675-681,2009 (Dec).Predicting reflections of thin coatings,Surface & Coatings Technology,204(5): 551-557,2009 (Dec).LCST demixing in poly(vinyl methyl ether)/water studied by means of a High Resolution Ultrasonic Resonator,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,98(2): 495-505,2009 (Nov).The use of nanofibers of P3HT in Bulk HeteroJunction Solar Cells: The effect of order and morphology on the performance of P3HT:PCBM blends,Organic Photovoltaics X,7416,2009 (Oct).Novel synthetic strategy toward shape memory polyurethanes with a well-defined switching temperature,Polymer,50(19): 4447-4454,2009 (Sep).The use of nanofibers of P3HT in bulk heterojunction solar cells: the effect of order and morphology on the performance of P3HT:PCBM blends,Organic Photovoltaics X,7416,2009 (Aug).Demixing and Remixing Kinetics in Aqueous Dispersions of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) (PNIPAM) Brushes Bound to Gold Nanoparticles Studied by Means of Modulated Temperature Differential Scanning Calorimetry,Macromolecules,42(14): 5317-5327,2009 (Jul).Engineering skills education: the Bachelor of Engineering programme of the 'Vrije Universiteit Brussel' as a case study,European Journal of Engineering Education,34(3): 217-228,2009 (Jun).Mixed Micelles of Triton X-100, Sodium Dodecyl Dioxyethylene Sulfate, and Synperonic L61 Investigated by NOESY and Diffusion Ordered NMR Spectroscopy,Journal of Physical Chemistry B,113(19): 6703-6709,2009 (May).Phase Diagram of P3HT/PCBM Blends and Its Implication for the Stability of Morphology,Journal of Physical Chemistry B,113(6): 1587-1591,2009 (Feb).Micro- and nano-thermal analysis applied to multi-layered biaxially-oriented polypropylene films,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,95(1): 207-213,2009 (Jan).Phase Behavior in Blends of Ethylene Oxide-Propylene Oxide Copolymer and Poly(ether sulfone) Studied by Modulated-Temperature DSC and NMR Relaxometry,Chemistry - A European Journal,15(5): 1177-1185,2009.Theoretical analysis of carbon nanotube wetting in polystyrene nanocomposites,Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics,11(47): 11121-11126,2009.
Carbon Nanotube/Isotactic Polypropylene Composites Prepared by Latex Technology: Morphology Analysis of CNT-Induced Nucleation,Macromolecules,41(21): 8081-8085,2008 (Nov).ERETIC implemented in diffusion-ordered NMR as a diffusion reference,Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry,46: S63-S71,2008 (Oct).Self-aggregation and supramolecular structure investigations of triton X-100 and SDP2S by NOESY and diffusion ordered NMR spectroscopy,Journal of Physical Chemistry B,112(35): 10935-10941,2008 (Sep).Isotactic polypropylene/carbon nanotube composites prepared by latex technology. Thermal analysis of carbon nanotube-induced nucleation,Macromolecules,41(15): 5753-5762,2008 (Aug).Sn12O8(OH)(4)(OEt)(28)(HOEt)(4): an additional member in the family of dodecameric oxo clusters,Inorganic Chemistry,47(13): 5831-5840,2008 (Jul).The thermal degradation of poly(vinyl acetate) and poly(ethylene-co-vinyl acetate), Part I: Experimental study of the degradation mechanism,Polymer Degradation and Stability,93(4): 800-810,2008 (Apr).Investigation of the dynamic stereochemistry of dimesityl-2,4,6-trimethoxyphenylmethane by complete lineshape analysis and 2D EXSY NMR spectroscopy,Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry,46(4): 362-369,2008 (Apr).Microscopic morphology of chlorinated polyethylene-based nanocomposites synthesized from poly(epsilon-caprolactone)/clay masterbatches,Langmuir,24(5): 2072-2080,2008 (Mar).RheoDSC: a hyphenated technique for the simultaneous measurement of calorimetric and rheological evolutions,Review of Scientific Instruments,79(2): 23905,2008 (Feb).Phosphoesterase activity of polyoxomolybdates: diffusion ordered NMR spectroscopy as a tool for obtaining insights into the reactivity of polyoxometalate clusters,Chemical Communications,(24): 2774-2776,2008.On the importance of interfaces, mobility and interaction in polymeric nanocomposites: A novel characterization methodology based on advanced thermal analysis.,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2008.
A polystyrene-supported tin trichloride catalyst with a C11-spacer. Catalysis monitoring using high-resolution magic angle spinning NMR,Organometallics,26(27): 6718-6725,2007 (Dec).Dye-fiber interactions in PET fibers: Hydrogen bonding studied by IR-spectroscopy,Journal of Applied Polymer Science,106(3): 1648-1658,2007 (Nov).Elucidating the aspect of "phase separation" in organic blends by means of thermal analysis - art. no. 665619,Organic Photovoltaics VIII,6656: 65619,2007 (Aug).On the crucial role of wetting in the preparation of conductive polystyrene-carbon nanotube composites,Chemistry of Materials,19(15): 3787-3792,2007 (Jul).Catalytic properties of cross-linked polystyrene grafted diorganotins in a model transesterification and the ring-opening polymerization of epsilon-caprolactone,Applied Organometallic Chemistry,21(7): 504-513,2007 (Jul).Interfacial interaction in EVA-carbon nanotube and EVA-clay nanocomposites,Journal of Polymer Science Part B - Polymer Physics,45(11): 1291-1302,2007 (Jun).Thermal hardening and structure of a phosphorus containing cementitious model material,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,88(3): 723-729,2007 (Jun).Influence of macromolecular architecture on the thermal response rate of amphiphilic copolymers, based on poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) and poly(oxyethylene), in water,Macromolecules,40(10): 3765-3772,2007 (May).Reaction mechanism, kinetics and high temperature transformations of geopolymers,Journal of Materials Science,42(9): 2982-2996,2007 (May).Conductive carbon-nanotube/polymer composites: Spectroscopic monitoring of the exfoliation process in water,Composites Science and Technology,67(5): 778-782,2007 (Apr).Degradation mechanism and kinetic modeling of intumescent flame retarded poly (vinyl acetate),Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society,233,2007 (Mar).Phase transformations in aqueous low molar mass poly(vinyl methyl ether) solutions: Theoretical prediction and experimental validation of the peculiar solvent melting line, bimodal LCST, and (adjacent) UCST miscibility gaps,Journal of Physical Chemistry B,111(6): 1288-1295,2007 (Feb).Characterization of titanium dioxide nanoparticles dispersed in organic ligand solutions by using a diffusion-ordered spectroscopy-based strategy,Chemistry - A European Journal,13(24): 6957-6966,2007.The role of intumescent flame retardants on the fire behavior of poly(vinyl acetate) and poly(ethylene-co-vinyl acetate): a mechanistic and kinetic study.,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2007.
Non-isothermal elimination process in the solid state of n-alkyl-sulphinyl precursor polymers towards conjugated poly[2-(3 ',7 '-dimethyloctyloxy)-5-methoxy-1,4-phenylene vinylene] studied with MTDSC and TGA,Polymer,47(23): 7935-7942,2006 (Oct).The anomalous melting behavior of water in aqueous PVME solutions,Polymer,47(20): 7034-7042,2006 (Sep).Thermodynamic properties of deuterium oxide in the temperature range from 6 to 350 K,Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics,38(7): 879-883,2006 (Jul).Isothermal elimination of n-alkylsulfinyl OC1C10-PPV precursor polymers studied with FT-IR, UV-vis, and MTDSC: Kinetics of the elimination reaction,Macromolecules,39(9): 3194-3201,2006 (May).Kinetics of temperature-induced and reaction-induced phase separation studied by modulated temperature DSC,Macromolecular Symposia,233(1): 36-41,2006 (Mar).Restricted chain segment mobility in poly(amide) 6/clay nanocomposites evidenced by quasi-isothermal crystallization,Polymer,47(3): 826-835,2006 (Jan).End-group modified poly(methyl vinyl ether): Characterization and LCST demixing behavior in water,Journal of Polymer Science Part B - Polymer Physics,44(2): 461-469,2006 (Jan).Inorganic phosphorus based materials, produced at low temperature in an acid environment: mechanism, kinetics, molecular structure and thermomechanical properties,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2006.
Influence of additives on the thermoresponsive behavior of polymers in aqueous solution,Macromolecules,38(24): 10155-10163,2005 (Nov).Phase behavior of poly(vinyl methyl ether) in deuterium oxide,Macromolecules,38(24): 10234-10243,2005 (Nov).Introduction of silica into thermo-responsive poly(N-isopropyl acrylamide) hydrogels: A novel approach to improve response rates,Polymer,46(23): 9851-9862,2005 (Nov).Experimental evidence for reduced chain segment mobility in poly(amide)-6/clay nanocomposites,Composite Interfaces,12(8): 787-803,2005 (Sep).Through-thickness analysis of the skin layer thickness of multi-layered biaxially-oriented polypropylene films by micro-thermal analysis,Polymer,46(18): 7132-7139,2005 (Aug).Heat capacity of poly(vinyl methyl ether),Journal of Polymer Science Part B - Polymer Physics,43(16): 2141-2153,2005 (Aug).Exploration of high-resolution ultrasonic spectroscopy as an analytical tool to study demixing and remixing in poly(N-isopropyl acrylamide)/water solutions,Journal of Polymer Science Part B - Polymer Physics,43(11): 1283-1295,2005 (Jul).Role of complex formation in the polymerization kinetics of modified epoxy-amine systems,Macromolecules,38(6): 2281-2288,2005 (Mar).Modeling of the conductivity of a composite nanotube-polystyrene made with a latex-based process.,Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society,229: U923-U924,2005 (Mar).Variations in diffusion coefficient of disperse dyes in single PET fibres: monitored and interpreted by confocal laser scanning microscopy,Polymer,46(1): 101-108,2005 (Jan).Phase separation kinetics of aqueous polymer systems by means of modulated temperature DSC,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2005.Kinetics of Phase transformations in polymer blends by means of Modulated Temperature DSC,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2005.
Kinetics of demixing and remixing in poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)/water studied by modulated temperature DSC,Macromolecules,37(25): 9596-9605,2004 (Dec).Dye diffusion studies in PET fibres by confocal laser scanning microscopy and the interrelation with the glass transition,Polymer,45(12): 4105-4112,2004 (May).Reaction kinetics modeling and thermal properties of epoxy-amines as measured by modulated-temperature DSC. I. Linear step-growth polymerization of DGEBA plus aniline,Journal of Applied Polymer Science,91(5): 2798-2813,2004 (May).Reaction kinetics modeling and thermal properties of epoxy-amines as measured by modulated-temperature DSC. II. Network-forming DGEBA plus MDA,Journal of Applied Polymer Science,91(5): 2814-2833,2004 (Mar).Mechanistic modeling of the reaction kinetics of phenyl glycidyl ether (PGE) plus aniline using heat flow and heat capacity profiles from modulated temperature DSC,Thermochimica Acta,411(2): 149-169,2004 (Mar).Influence of poly(ethylene oxide) grafts on kinetics of LCST behavior in aqueous poly(N-vinylcaprolactam) solutions and networks studied by modulated temperature DSC,Macromolecules,37(3): 1054-1061,2004 (Feb).Interaction of water with the regenerated cellulose membrane studied by DSC,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,77(1): 279-293,2004.Measurements of thermal properties of carbon/epoxy and glass/epoxy using modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry,Journal of Composite Materials,38(2): 163-175,2004.
Interrelation between dyeing and thermal properties of PET fibers,Journal of Applied Polymer Science,90(1): 105-114,2003 (Oct).The heat capacity signal from modulated temperature DSC in non-isothermal conditions as a tool to obtain morphological information during reaction-induced phase separation,Polymer,44(22): 6789-6806,2003 (Oct).Thermal properties relevant to the processing of PET fibers,Journal of Applied Polymer Science,89(14): 3840-3849,2003 (Sep).On the entanglement density of differently N-substituted alternating styrene-maleimide copolymers,E-Polymers,45: 1-12,2003 (Sep).Modulated-temperature differential scanning calorimetry study of temperature-induced mixing and demixing in poly (vinylmethyl ther)/water,Journal of Polymer Science Part B - Polymer Physics,41(15): 1824-1836,2003 (Aug).In situ monitoring of reaction-induced phase separation with modulated temperature DSC,Macromolecular Symposia,198: 363-375,2003 (Aug).Low-temperature synthesized aluminosilicate glasses - Part IV - Modulated DSC study on the effect of particle size of metakaolinite on the production of inorganic polymer glasses,Journal of Materials Science,38(14): 3131-3136,2003 (Jul).Mechanistic modeling of the epoxy-amine reaction in the presence of polymeric modifiers by means of modulated temperature DSC,Macromolecules,36(12): 4424-4435,2003 (Jun).In situ monitoring of reaction-induced phase separation with modulated temperature DSC: comparison between high-T-g and low-T-g modifiers,Polymer,44(9): 2689-2699,2003 (Apr).Structure characterization of the products of the reaction between racemic 1,2,4-butane triol and di-tert-butyltin oxide,Organometallics,22(9): 1888-1893,2003 (Apr).Reaction thermodynamics of amine-cured epoxy systems: Validation of the enthalpy and heat capacity of reaction as determined by modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry,Journal of Polymer Science Part B - Polymer Physics,41(6): 594-608,2003 (Mar).
Interphase formation in model composites studied by micro-thermal analysis,Polymer,43(17): 4605-4610,2002 (Aug).Mathematical modeling of the thermal system of modulated temperature differential scanning calorimeter,Thermochimica Acta,391(1): 87-95,2002 (Aug).Kinetics of demixing and remixing in poly(ethylene oxide)/poly(ether sulphone) blends as studied by modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry,Polymer,43(13): 3611-3620,2002 (Jun).Modeling and experimental verification of the kinetics of reacting polymer systems,Thermochimica Acta,388(1): 327-341,2002 (Jun).Mechanistic modeling of the wall reactions in the pyrolysis of pentachloroethane,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,34(5): 322-330,2002 (May).Reaction kinetics modeling and reaction-induced phase separation of epoxy-amine systems by means of Modulated Temperature DSC,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,2002.
Frequency dependent heat capacity in the cure of epoxy resins,Thermochimica Acta,377(1): 125-130,2001 (Oct).Di-n-butyltin(IV) derivatives of bis(carboxymethyl)benzylamines: synthesis, NMR and X-ray structure characterization and in vitro antitumour properties,Applied Organometallic Chemistry,15(7): 593-603,2001 (Jul).Interrelations between mechanism, kinetics, and rheology in an isothermal cross-linking chain-growth copolymerisation,Polymer,42(7): 2959-2968,2001 (Mar).Phase separation in miscible polymer blends as detected by modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry,Polymer,42(4): 1449-1459,2001 (Feb).
Flexibilized styrene-N-substituted maleimide copolymers. I. Multiblock copolymers prepared from styrene-maleimide telechelics and polytetrahydrofuran,Journal of Polymer Science Part A - Polymer Chemistry,38(19): 3550-3557,2000 (Oct).Kinetics and mechanism of the thermal chlorination of chloroform in the gas phase,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,32(8): 466-472,2000 (Aug).Influence of the degree of dehydroxylation of kaolinite on the properties of aluminosilicate glasses,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,62(2): 417-427,2000.TMDSC and dynamic rheometry, gelation, vitrification and autoacceleration in the cure of an unsaturated polyester resin,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,59(1): 305-318,2000.
The use of modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry for the characterisation of food systems,International Journal of Pharmaceutics,192(1): 77-84,1999 (Dec).Isothermal crystallization of concentrated amorphous starch systems measured by modulated differential scanning calorimetry,JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS,37(20): 2881-2892,1999 (Oct).Reaction-induced phase separation in polyethersulfone-modified epoxy-amine systems studied by temperature modulated differential scanning calorimetry,Thermochimica Acta,330: 175-187,1999 (May).Pyrolysis of 1-chloro-1,1-difluoroethane: Considerations about its molecular nature,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,31(4): 283-289,1999 (Apr).Modulated differential scanning calorimetry to study reacting polymer systems,Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites,18(10): 885-894,1999.Influence of polymerization conditions on melt crystallization of partially aliphatic polyimides,Polymer,39(16): 3697-3702,1999 (7).Modulated DSC study of thermal transitions and structure of starch and thermoplastic starch systems,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,1999.
Pultrusion: study of the process parameters for unsatured polyester resins and numerical modeling,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,1998 (OCT).Kinetics and mechanism of the pyrolysis of 1-chloro-1,1-difluoroethane in the presence of additives,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,30(5): 539-366,1998 (May).Modulated differential scanning calorimetry to study reacting polymer systems,Conference Proceedings at ANTEC '98: Plastics on my Mind,44: 2037-2041,1998 (Apr).Characterization of reacting polymer systems by temperature-modulated differential scanning calorimetry,Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,54(2): 585-604,1998.OPTKIN - Mechanistic modeling by kinetic and thermodynamic parameter optimization,Computers & Chemistry,22(5): 413-417,1998.
Modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry: Cure, vitrification, and devitrification of thermosetting systems,Thermochimica Acta,305: 317-334,1997 (Nov).Modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry - Considerations for a quantitative study of thermosetting systems,Journal of Thermal Analysis,49(1): 443,1997 (Aug).Low-temperature synthesized aluminosilicate glasses .3. Influence of the composition of the silicate solution on production, structure and properties,Journal of Materials Science,32(9): 2237-2247,1997 (May).Modulated temperature differential scanning calorimetry - Characterization of curing systems by TTT and CHT diagrams,Journal of Thermal Analysis,49(1): 437-442,1997.
Thermal properties and processability of dialkoxy-PPV precursors,Polymer,37(24): 5395-5399,1996 (Nov).Pyrolysis of hexachloroethane in the gas phase: Computer aided kinetic study,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,28(10): 755-761,1996 (Oct).Modulated differential scanning calorimetry: Non-isothermal cure, vitrification, and devitrification of thermosetting systems,Thermochimica Acta,286(2): 209-224,1996 (Sep).Physico-chemical characterisation of the influence of moisture on the fibre/matrix interaction in epoxy/anhydride composites,Journal of Adhesion,57(1): 245-260,1996 (Apr).Low-temperature synthesized aluminosilicate glasses .1. Low-temperature reaction stoichiometry and structure of a model compound,Journal of Materials Science,31(1): 71-79,1996 (Jan).Low-temperature synthesized aluminosilicate glasses .2. Rheological transformations during low-temperature cure and high-temperature properties of a model compound,Journal of Materials Science,31(1): 80-85,1996 (Jan).The pyrolysis of CCl4 and C2Cl6 in the gas phase. Mechanistic modeling by thermodynamic and kinetic parameter estimation,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,28(1): 27-36,1996 (Jan).Modelling of cure kinetics and chemorheology in organic thermosetting systems by modulated temperature DSC, TTT and CHT diagrams,Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) (BE)Brussels,1996.
Kinetics, Mechanisms and Stereochemistry of Diels-Alder Reactions of Carbonyl-Substituted Ethenes with Cyclohexa-1,3-dieneI in the Gas-phase,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,19(12): 1063-1072,1987 (Dec).Kinetics and Mechanisms of the Thermal Reactions of Endo-5-Cyanobicyclo[2,2,2]oct-2-ene and Exo-5-cyanobicyclo[2,2,2]oct-2-ene and Methyl-Substituted Derivatives in the G-phase,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,19(10): 885-894,1987 (Oct).Kinetics, Mechanism and Stereochemistry of Diels-Alder Reactions of CN-Substituted Ethenes with Cyclohexa-1,3-diene in the Gas-phase,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,19(4): 363-371,1987 (Apr).
Kinetics of the Thermal Reactions of Bicyclo[4,2,2]deca-3,7-diene and Endo-5-vinylbicyclo[2,2,2]oct-2-ene and Exo-5-vinylbicyclo[2,2,2]oct-2-ene in the Gas-phase,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,14(3): 251-257,1982.Kinetics and Mechanism of the Addition of 1,3-Butadiene to Cyclohexa-1,3-diene in the Gas-phase,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,14(3): 259-267,1982.Kinetics and Mechanisms of the Reaction of Acetylene with Cyclohexa-1,3-diene and the Decomposition of Bicyclo[2,2,2]-octa-2,5-diene in the Gas-phase,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics,14(9): 997-1005,1982.