Publications 

25.

E.S. Zofchak, J.A. LaNasa, W. Mei, R.J. Hickey, "Polymerization-Induced Nanostructural Transitions Driven by in situ Polymer Grafting", ACS Macro Lett., 2018, 7, 822. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.8b00378

24.

C. Lang, Y. Shen, J.A. LaNasa, D. Ye, W. Song, T.J. Zimudzi, M.A. Hickner, E.D. Gomez, E.W. Gomez, M. Kumar, R.J. Hickey, "Creating Cross-Linked Lamellar Block Copolymer Supporting Layers for Biomimetic Membranes", Faraday Discuss., 2018, 209, 179. DOI: 10.1039/C8FD00044A

23.

W. Song, Y. Shen, C. Lang, P. Saha, I.V. Zenyuk, R.J. Hickey, M. Kumar, "Unique Selectivity Trends of Highly Permeable PAP[5] Water Channel Membranes", Faraday Discuss., 2018, 209, 193. DOI: 10.1039/c8fd00043c

22.

Y. Shen, W. Song, D.R. Barden, T. Ren, C. Lang, H. Feroz, C.B. Henderson, P.O. Saboe, D. Tsai, H. Yan, P.J. Butler, G.C. Bazan, W.A. Phillip, R.J. Hickey, P.S. Cremer, H. Vashisth, M. Kumar, "Achieving High Permeability and Enhanced Selectivity for Angstrom-Scale Separations Using Artificial Water Channel Membranes", Nat. Commun., 2018, 9, 2294. DOI:10.1038/s41467-018-04604-y

21.

A.B. Schantz, T. Ren, A. Pachalla, Y. Shen, R.J. Hickey, M. Kumar, "Porous Vesicles with Extrusion-Tunable Permeability and Pore Size from Mixed Solutions of PEO-PPO-PEO Triblock Copolymers", Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2018, 219, 1700620. DOI:10.1021/la9703712

20.

M.W. Schulze, R.M. Lewis III, J.H. Lettow, R.J. Hickey, T.M. Gillard, M.A. Hillmyer, F.S. Bates, "Conformational Asymmetry and Quasicrystal Approximants in Linear Diblock Copolymers", Phys. Rev. Lett., 2017, 118, 207801. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.207801

19.

H.-W. Song, N.-Y. Kim, J.-e. Park, J.-H. Ko, R.J. Hickey, Y.-H. Kim, S.-J. Park, "Shape-controlled syntheses of metal oxide nanoparticles by the introduction of rare-earth metals", Nanoscale, 2017, 9, 2732 – 2738. DOI: 10.1039/C6NR07555J

18.

R.J. Hickey, T.M. Gillard, M.T. Irwin, T.P. Lodge, F.S. Bates, "Phase Behavior of Diblock Copolymer-Homopolymer Ternary Blends: Congruent First-order Lamellar-Disorder Transition", Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 7928 – 7944. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b01872

17.

M.T. Irwin, R.J. Hickey, S. Xie, S. So, F.S. Bates, T.P. Lodge, "Structure-Conductivity Relationships in Ordered and Disordered Salt-Doped Diblock Copolymer/Homopolymer Blends", Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 6928-6939. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b01553

16.

M.T. Irwin, R.J. Hickey, S. Xie, F.S. Bates, T.P. Lodge, "Lithium Salt-Induced Microstructure and Ordering in Diblock Copolymer/Homopolymer Blends", Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 4839-4849. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00995

15.

R.J. Hickey, T.M. Gillard, M.T. Irwin, T.P. Lodge, F.S. Bates, "Structure, Viscoelasticity, and Interfacial Dynamics of a Model Polymeric Bicontinuous Microemulsion", Soft Matter, 2016, 12, 53-66. DOI: 10.1039/C5SM02009C

14.

R.J. Hickey, T.M. Gillard, T.P. Lodge, F.S. Bates, "Influence of Composition Fluctuations on the Linear Viscoelastic Properties of Symmetric Diblock Copolymers near the Order-Disorder Transition", ACS Macro Lett., 2015, 4, 260-265. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00014

13.

R.J. Hickey, M. Seo, Q. Luo, S.-J. Park, "Directional Self-Assembly of Ligand-Stabilized Nanoparticles into Hollow Vesicles through Dynamic Ligand Rearrangement", Langmuir, 2015, 31, 4299-4304. DOI: 10.1021/la503903n

12.

C. McQuade, A. Al Zaki, Y. Desai, M. Vido, T. Sakhuja, Z. Cheng, R.J. Hickey, D. Joh, S.-J. Park, G. Kao, J. F. Dorsey, A. Tsourkas, "A Multifunctional Nanoplatform for Imaging, Radiotherapy, and the Prediction of Therapeutic Response", Small, 2015, 11, 834-843. DOI: 10.1002/smll.201401927

11.

R.J. Hickey, J. Koski, X. Meng, R.A. Riggleman, P. Zhang, S.-J. Park, "Size-Controlled Self-Assembly of Superparamagnetic Polymersomes", ACS Nano 2014, 8, 495-502. DOI: 10.1021/nn405012h

10.

B.M. Habersberger, T.M. Gillard, R.J. Hickey, T.P. Lodge, F.S. Bates, "Fluctuation Effects in Symmetric Diblock Copolymer-Homopolymer Ternary Mixtures Near the Lamellar-Disorder Transition", ACS Macro Lett., 2014, 3, 1041-1045. DOI: 10.1021/mz500531y

9.

R.J. Hickey, Q. Luo, S.-J. Park, "Polymersomes and Multicompartment Polymersomes Formed by the Interfacial Self-Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles and Amphiphilic Polymers", ACS Macro Lett. 2013, 2, 805-808. DOI: 10.1021/mz400301g

8.

R.J. Hickey, X. Meng, P. Zhang, S.-J. Park, "Low-Dimensional Nanoparticle Clustering in Polymer Micelles and Their Transverse Relaxivity Rate", ACS Nano 2013, 7, 5824-5833. DOI: 10.1021/nn400824b

7.

Q. Luo, R.J. Hickey, S.-J. Park, "Controlling the Location of Nanoparticles in Colloidal Assemblies of Amphiphilic Polymers by Tuning Nanoparticle Surface Chemistry", ACS Macro Lett. 2013, 2, 107-111. DOI: 10.1021/mz3006044

6.

B.L. Sanchez-Gaytan, P. Swanglap, T.J. Lamkin, R.J. Hickey, Z. Fakhraai, S. Link, S.-J. Park, "Spiky Gold Nanoshells: Synthesis and Enhanced Scattering Properties", J. Phys. Chem. C 2012, 116, 10318-10324. DOI: 10.1021/jp300009b

5.

R.J. Hickey, A.S. Haynes, J.M. Kikkawa, S.-J. Park, "Controlling the Self-Assembly Structure of Magnetic Nanoparticles and Amphiphilic Block-Copolymers: From Micelles to Vesicles", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 1517-1525. DOI: 10.1021/ja1090113

4.

B.L. Sanchez-Gaytan, S. Li, A.C. Kamps, R.J. Hickey, N. Clarke, M. Fryd, B.B. Wayland, S.-J. Park, "Controlling the Radial Position of Nanoparticles in Amphiphilic Block-Copolymer Assemblies", J. Phys. Chem. C 2011, 115, 7836-7842. DOI: 10.1021/jp1087543

3.

R.J. Hickey, B.L. Sanchez-Gaytan, W. Cui, R.J. Composto, M. Fryd, B.B. Wayland, S.-J. Park, "Morphological Transitions of Block-Copolymer Bilayers via Nanoparticle Clustering", Small 2010, 6, 48-51. DOI: 10.1002/smll.200901266

2.

Y. Jung, R.J. Hickey, S.-J. Park, "Encapsulating Light-Emitting Polymers in Block Copolymer Micelles", Langmuir 2010, 26, 7540-7543. DOI: 10.1021/la904350r

1.

A.C. Kamps, B.L. Sanchez-Gaytan, R.J. Hickey, N. Clarke, M. Fryd, S.-J. Park, "Nanoparticle-Directed Self-Assembly of Amphiphilic Block Copolymers", Langmuir 2010, 26, 14345-14350. DOI: 10.1021/la1025558

Book Chapter

X.-J. Chen, R.J. Hickey, S.-J. Park, Preparation and Characterization of DNA Block Copolymer Assemblies Loaded with Nanoparticles. In Nanomaterial Interfaces in Biology; P. Bergese, K. Hamad-Schifferli, Eds.; Humana Press, 2013; Vol. 1025, 207-224.