Berda Research Group
 

49. Cole, J.P.; Lessard, J. J.; Rodriguez, K. J.; Hanlon, A. M.; Reville, E. K.; Mancinelli, J. P.; Berda, E.B., "Single-chain nanoparticles containing sequence-defined segments: using primary structure control to promote secondary and tertiary structures in synthetic protein mimics"Polym. Chem. 2017 
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01133D


48. Hanlon, A.M.; Martin, I.; Bright, E.R.; Chouinard, J.; Rodriguez, K.J.; Patennote, G.E.; Berda, E.B., "Exploring structural effects in single-chain “folding” mediated by intramolecular thermal Diels–Alder chemistry"Polym. Chem. 2017 
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY00320J


47. Hanlon, A.M.; Chen, R.; Rodriguez, K.J.; Willis, C.; Dickinson, J.G.; Cashman, M.; Berda, E.B., "Scalable Synthesis of Single-Chain Nanoparticles under Mild Conditions"Macromolecules 2017 
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b00497


46. Cole, J. P.; Hanlon, A. M.; Rodriguez, K. J.; Berda, E. B., "Protein-like structure and activity in synthetic polymers"J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 2017 
DOI: 10.1002/pola.28378


45. Rodriguez, K. J.; Hanlon, A. M.; Lyon, C. K.; Cole, J. P.; Tuten, B. T.; Tooley, C. A.; Berda, E. B.; Pazicni, S., "Porphyrin-Cored Polymer Nanoparticles: Macromolecular Models for Heme Iron Coordination" Inorganic Chemistry 2016 
DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b01113


44. Yan, Y.; Li, F.; Hanlon, A. M.; Berda, E. B.; Liu, X.; Wang, C.; Chao, D., "Electrochemical performance of electroactivepoly (amic acid)-Cu 2+ composites." Applied Surface Science 2017 
DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2016.09.012


43. Yin, M., Yan, Y., Cole, J. P., Berda, E. B., Li, F., Liu, X., Wang, C. and Chao, D.*, "Synthesis and tunable properties ofoligoaniline-functionalized polyamides." J. Polym. Sci. Part A: Polym. Chem 2016  
DOI: 10.1002/pola.28223


42. Lyon, C.K.; Hill, E.O.; Berda, E.B.*, "Zipping Polymers into Nanoparticles via Intra-chain Alternating Radical Copolymerization." Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics 2016 
DOI: 10.1002/macp.201500355


41. Hanlon, A.; Lyon, C.K.; and Berda, E.B.*, “What Is Next in Single-Chain Nanoparticles?”Macromolecules 2016 
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01456


40. Prasher, A.; Loynd, C.M.; Tuten, B.T.; Frank, P,G.; Berda, E.B.* “Efficient Fabrication of Polymer Nanoparticles via Sonogashira Cross-linking of Linear Chains in Dilute Solution.” Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2015
DOI: 10.1002/pola.27942


39. Tooley, C.A.; Pazicni, S.P.*; Berda, E.B.*, “Toward a Tunable Synthetic [FeFe] Hydrogenase Mimic: Single-chain Nanoparticles Functionalized With a Single Diiron Cluster.” Polymer Chemistry 2015 
DOI: 10.1039/C5PY01196E


38. Chao, D.*; Wang, S.; Tuten, B.T.; Cole, J.P.; Berda, E.B.*, “Densely functionalized Pendant Oligoaniline Bearing Polynorbornenes: Synthesis and Electronic Properties.” Macromolecules 2015
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01446


37. Cole, J.P.; Lessard, J.J.; Lyon, C.K.; Tuten, B.T.; Berda, E.B.*, “Intra-chain radical chemistry as a route to poly(norbornene imide) single-chain nanoparticles: structural considerations and the role of adventitious oxygen.” Polymer Chemistry 2015
DOI: 10.1039/C5PY00265F


36. Qu, G.; Li, F.; Berda, E. B.; Chi, M.; Liu, X.; Wang, C.; Chao, D. Electroactive polyurea bearing oligoaniline pendants: Electrochromic and anticorrosive properties. Polymer 2015
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2014.12.033


35. Lyon, C.K.; Prasher, A; Hanlon, A.M.; Tuten, B.T.; Tooley, C.; Frank, P,G.; Berda, E.B.*, “A Brief Users Guide to Single-chain Nanparticles” Polymer Chemistry 2015
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY01217H


34. Frank, P,G.; Prasher, A; Tuten, B.T.; Chao, D.; Berda, E.B.*, “Characterization of Single-Chain Polymer Folding Using Size Exclusion Chromatography with Multiple Modes of Detection”, Journal of Applied Petrochemical Research 2014
DOI: 10.1007/s13203-014-0046-1


33. Frank, P,G.; Tuten, B.T.; Prasher, A; Chao, D.; Berda, E.B.*, “Intra-chain photodimerization of pendant anthracene units as an efficient route to single-chain nanoparticle fabrication.” Macromolecular Rapid Communications 2014
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201300677


32. Chao, D. M.; Wang, S. T.; Berda, E. B.; Chi, M. Q.; Wang, C. “Novel poly(aryl ether) bearing oligoaniline and carbazole pendants: synthesis and properties.” Journal of Materials Science 2013
DOI: 10.1007/s10853-013-7391-9


31. Chao, D. M.; Wang, S. T.; Yang, R.; Berda, E. B.; Wang, C. “Synthesis and properties of multifunctional poly(amic acid) with oligoaniline and fluorene groups.” Colloid and Polymer Science 2013
DOI: 10.1007/s00396-013-3012-z


30. Wang, S.; Berda, E. B.; Lu, X.; Li, X.; Wang, C.; Chao, D. “Tuning the fluorescent response of a novel electroactive polymer with multiple stimuli.” Macromolecular Rapid Communications 2013
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201300448


29. Matsui, K.; Seno, S.; Nozue, Y.; Shinohara, Y.; Amemiya, Y.; Berda, E. B.; Rojas, G.; Wagener, K. B. “Influence of Branch Incorporation into the Lamella Crystal on the Crystallization Behavior of Polyethylene with Precisely Spaced Branches.” Macromolecules 2013, 46, 4438-4446.

DOI: 10.1021/ma400608q


Multifunctional hyperbranched polyamide: Synthesis and properties
28. Chao, D.; He, L.; Berda, E. B.; Wang, S.; Jia, X.; Wang, C.: Multifunctional hyperbranched polyamide: Synthesis and properties. Polymer 2013, 54, 3223-3229.

DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2013.04.021


Synthesis, electrochemical properties and inhibition performance of water-soluble self-doped oligoaniline derivative
27.Yang, R.; Chao, D.*; Liu, H.; Berda, E. B.; Wang, S.; Jia, X.; Wang, C.*:Synthesis, electrochemical properties and inhibition performance of water-soluble self-doped oligoaniline derivative. Electrochimica 2013,93, 107-113.

DOI:10.1016/j.electacta.2013.01.109


Fabrication of electroactive oligoaniline functionalized poly(amic acid) nanofibers for application as an ammonia sensor
26. Wang, S.; Chao, D.*; Berda, E. B.; Jia, X.; Yang, R.; Wang, X.; Jiang, T.; Wang, C.* Fabrication of electroactive oligoaniline functionalized poly(amic acid) nanofibers for application as an ammonia sensor. RSC Advances 2013, 3, 4059-4065.

DOI:10.1039/C3RA00056G


Controlled folding of a novel electroactive polyolefin via multiple sequential orthogonal intra-chain interactions
25. Chao, D.; Jia, X.; Tuten, B.T.; Wang, C.; Berda, E.B.*: Controlled folding of a novel electroactive polyolefin via multiple sequential orthogonal intra-chain interactions. Chemical Communications 2013, 49, 4178-4180.

DOI:10.1039/C2CC37157J


Multicolor electrochromic performance of electroactive poly(amic acid) containing pendant oligoaniline, azobenzene and sulfonic acid groups
24. Wang, S.; Chao, D.; Berda, E. B.; Jia, X.; Yang, R.; Wang, C.: Multicolor electrochromic performance of electroactive poly(amic acid) containing pendant oligoaniline, azobenzene and sulfonic acid groups. Electrochimica Acta 2013, 89, 594-599.

DOI:10.1016/j.electacta.2012.10.149


Single-chain polymer nanoparticles via reversible disulfide bridges
23. Tuten, B. T.; Chao, D.; Lyon, C.K.; Berda, E. B.*: Single-chain polymer nanoparticles via reversible disulfide bridges. Polymer Chemistry 2012, 3, 3068-3071.

DOI:10.1039/C2PY20308A


Synthesis and Properties of a Novel Electroactive Poly(aryl ether ketone) Bearing Pendant Aniline Tetramer
22. Jia, X.; Chao, D.*; Berda, E. B.; Wang, S.; Yang, R.; Wang, C.: Synthesis and Properties of a Novel Electroactive Poly(aryl ether ketone) Bearing Pendant Aniline Tetramer. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics 2012, 213, 1475−1481.

DOI:10.1002/macp.201200087


Cross Nucleation in Polyethylene with Precisely Spaced Ethyl Branches
21. Nozue, Y.; Seno, S.; Nagamatsu, T.; Hosoda, S.; Shinohara, Y.; Amemiya, Y.; Berda, E. B.; Rojas, G.; Wagener, K. B.: Cross Nucleation in Polyethylene with Precisely Spaced Ethyl Branches. ACS Macro Letters 2012, 1, 772-775.

DOI:10.1021/mz300215u


A multifunctional poly(aryl ether) containing oligoaniline and fluorene pendants: Synthesis, electrochromic performance and tunable fluorescent properties
20. Chao, D.; Jia, X.; Liu, H.; Yang, R.; Bai, F.; Wang, C.*; Berda, E.B.*: A multifunctional poly(aryl ether) containing oligoaniline and fluorene pendants: Synthesis, electrochromic performance and tunable fluorescent properties. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2012, 50, 2330-2336.

DOI:110.1002/pola.26010


A novel poly(aryl ether) containing azobenzene chromophore and pendant oligoaniline: Synthesis and electrochromic properties
19. Chao, D.; Zheng, T.; Liu, H.; Yang, R.; Jia, X.; Wang, S.; Berda, E. B.*; Wang, C.*: A novel poly(aryl ether) containing azobenzene chromophore and pendant oligoaniline: Synthesis and electrochromic properties. Electrochimica Acta 2012, 60, 253-258.

DOI:10.1016/j.electacta.2011.11.052


An efficient fluorescent sensor for redox active species based on novel poly(aryl ether) containing electroactive pendants
18. Chao,D.; Jia, X.; Bai, F.; Liu, H.; Cui, L.; Berda, E.B.*; Wang, C.*: An efficient fluorescent sensor for redox active species based on novel poly(aryl ether) containing electroactive pendants. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2011, 22, 3028-3034.

DOI:10.1039/C1JM13422A


Fabrication of electrochemically responsive surface relief diffraction gratings based on a multifunctional polyamide containing oligoaniline and azo groups
17. Jia, X.; Chao, D.; Berda, E.B.; Pei, S.; Liu, H.; Zheng, T.; Wang, C.: Fabrication of electrochemically responsive surface relief diffraction gratings based on a multifunctional polyamide containing oligoaniline and azo groups. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2011, 21, 18317-18324.

DOI:10.1039/C1JM14047G


Unusual Crystallization Behavior of Polyethylene Having Precisely Spaced Branches
16. Nozue, Y.; Kawashima, Y.; Seno, S.; Nagamatsu, T.; Hosoda, S.; Berda, E. B.; Rojas, G.; Baughman, T. W.; Wagener, K. B.: Unusual Crystallization Behavior of Polyethylene Having Precisely Spaced Branches. Macromolecules 2011, 44, 4030-4034.

DOI:10.1021/ma200145k


Advances in Acyclic Diene Metathesis Polymerization
15. Berda, E. B.; Wagener, K. B.: 5.09 - Advances in Acyclic Diene Metathesis Polymerization. In Polymer Science: A Comprehensive Reference 2012, 5, 195-216.

DOI:10.1016/B978-0-444-53349-4.00139-4


Acyclic Diene Metathesis
14. Berda, E. B.; Wagener, K. B.: Acyclic Diene Metathesis. Synthesis of Polymers: New Structures and Methods 2012, 20, 587-598.

ISBN:978-3-527-32757-7


Precision Polyolefins
13. Berda, E. B.; Wagener, K. B.: Precision Polyolefins. Complex Macromolecular Architectures: Synthesis, Characterization, and Self-Assembly 2011, 10, 317-347.

DOI:10.1002/9780470825150


Novel electroactive poly(arylene ether sulfone) copolymers containing pendant oligoaniline groups: Synthesis and properties
12. Chao, D.; Jia, X.; Liu, H.; He, L.; Cui, L.; Wang, C.; Berda, E. B.: Novel electroactive poly(arylene ether sulfone) copolymers containing pendant oligoaniline groups: Synthesis and properties. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2011, 49, 1605-1614.

DOI:10.1002/pola.24584


Tuning the Size of Supramolecular Single-chain Polymer Nanoparticles
11. Foster, E.J.; Berda, E. B.; and Meijer, E.W.: Tuning the Size of Supramolecular Single-chain Polymer Nanoparticles. Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2011, 49, 118-126.

DOI:10.1002/pola.24426


Effect of the Sequence Length Distribution on the Lamellar Crystal Thickness and Thickness Distribution of Polyethylene: Perfectly Equisequential ADMET Polyethylene vs Ethylene/alpha-Olefin Copolymer
10. Hosoda, S.; Nozue, Y.; Kawashima, Y.; Suita, K.; Seno, S.; Nagamatsu, T.; Wagener, K. B.; Inci, B.; Zuluaga, F.; Rojas, G.; Leonard, J. K.: Effect of the Sequence Length Distribution on the Lamellar Crystal Thickness and Thickness Distribution of Polyethylene: Perfectly Equisequential ADMET Polyethylene vs Ethylene/alpha-Olefin Copolymer. Macromolecules 2010, 44, 313-319.

DOI:10.1021/ma102072p


Toward Controlling Folding in Synthetic Polymers: Fabricating and Characterizing Supramolecular Single-Chain Nanoparticles
9. Berda, E. B.; Foster, E. J.; Meijer, E. W.: Toward Controlling Folding in Synthetic Polymers: Fabricating and Characterizing Supramolecular Single-Chain Nanoparticles. Macromolecules 2010, 43, 1430-1437.

DOI:10.1021/ma902393h


Metastable Supramolecular Polymer Nanoparticles via Intramolecular Collapse of Single Polymer Chains
8. Foster, E. J.; Berda, Erik B.; Meijer, E. W.: Metastable Supramolecular Polymer Nanoparticles via Intramolecular Collapse of Single Polymer Chains. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2009, 131, 6964-6966.

DOI:10.1021/ja901687d


Perfectly Controlled Lamella Thickness and Thickness Distribution: a Morphological Study on ADMET Polyethylene
7. Hosoda, S.; Nozue, Y.; Kawashima, Y.; Utsumi, S.; Nagamatsu, T.; Wagener, K. B.; Berda, E. B.; Rojas, G.; Baughman, T.W.: Perfectly Controlled Lamella Thickness and Thickness Distribution: a Morphological Study on ADMET Polyethylene. Macromolecular Symposia 2009, 282, 50-64.

DOI:10.1002/masy.200950806


Interchain interactions in poly(benzo[1,2-b:4,3-b’] dithiophene)s and the effect of substituents on aggregation
6. Brookins, R. N.; Berda, E. B.; Reynolds, J. R.: Interchain interactions in poly(benzo[1,2-b:4,3-b’] dithiophene)s and the effect of substituents on aggregation. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2009, 19, 4197-4204.

DOI:10.1039/B820002E


ADMET Polycondensation of Diketopiperazine-Based Dienes. Polymerization Behavior and Effect of Diketopiperazine on the Properties of the Formed Polymers
5. Terada, K.; Berda, E. B.; Wagener, K. B.; Sanda, F.; Masuda, T.: ADMET Polycondensation of Diketopiperazine-Based Dienes. Polymerization Behavior and Effect of Diketopiperazine on the Properties of the Formed Polymers. Macromolecules 2008, 41, 6041-6046.

DOI:10.1021/ma800367z


Precision polyolefin structure: Modeling polyethylene containing alkyl branches
4. Rojas, G.; Berda, E. B.; Wagener, K. B.: Precision polyolefin structure: Modeling polyethylene containing alkyl branches. Polymer 2008, 49, 2985-2995.

DOI:10.1016/j.polymer.2008.03.029


Probing the Effects of Hydrophilic Branch Size, Distribution, and Connectivity in Amphiphilic Polyethylene
3. Berda, E. B.; Wagener, K. B.: Probing the Effects of Hydrophilic Branch Size, Distribution, and Connectivity in Amphiphilic Polyethylene. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics 2008, 209, 1601-1611.

DOI:10.1002/macp.200800077


Inducing Pendant Group Interactions in Precision Polyolefins: Synthesis and Thermal Behavior
2. Berda, E. B.; Wagener, K. B.: Inducing Pendant Group Interactions in Precision Polyolefins: Synthesis and Thermal Behavior. Macromolecules 2008, 41, 5116-5122.

DOI:10.1021/ma800616h


Precisely Defined Amphiphilic Graft Copolymers
1. Berda, E. B.; Lande, R. E.; Wagener, K. B.: Precisely Defined Amphiphilic Graft Copolymers. Macromolecules 2007, 40, 8547-8552.

DOI:10.1021/ma070513r


Precision Branching in Ethylene Copolymers: Synthesis and Thermal Behavior
0. Berda, E. B.; Baughman, T. W.; Wagener, K. B.: Precision Branching in Ethylene Copolymers: Synthesis and Thermal Behavior. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2006, 44, 4981-4989.

DOI:10.1002/pola.21603


Poly(methyl methacrylate)-graft-poly- [bis(trifluoroethoxy)phosphazene] Copolymers: Synthesis, Characterization, and Effects of Polyphosphazene Incorporation
-1. Allcock, H. R.; Powell, E. S.; Maher, A. E.; Berda, E. B.: Poly(methyl methacrylate)-graft-poly- [bis(trifluoroethoxy)phosphazene] Copolymers: Synthesis, Characterization, and Effects of Polyphosphazene Incorporation. Macromolecules 2004, 37, 5824-5829.

DOI:10.1021/ma040049f


Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Solid Polymer Electrolytes Based on Poly(7-oxanorbornenes) with Pendent Oligoethyleneoxy-Functionalized Cyclotriphosphazenes
-2. Allcock, H. R.; Bender, J. D.; Morford, R. V.; Berda, E. B.: Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Solid Polymer Electrolytes Based on Poly(7-oxanorbornenes) with Pendent Oligoethyleneoxy-Functionalized Cyclotriphosphazenes. Macromolecules 2003, 36, 3563-3569.

DOI:10.1021/ma0217478