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Chemical evolution and design of intelligent materials

Related publications:
  • "Ester-Mediated Amide Bond Formation Driven by Wet–Dry Cycles: A Possible Path to Polypeptides on the Prebiotic Earth,” J. G. Forsythe,* S.-S. Yu,* I. Mamajanov, M. A. Grover, R. Krishnamurthy, F. M. Fernμndez, and N. V. Hud; Angewandte Chemie International Edition(2015). [Link]
  • "A Chemical Engineering Perspective on the Origins of Life," M. A. Grover, C. Y. He, M.-C. Hsieh, S.-S. Yu; Processes, 3 (2), 309-338 (2015). [Link to full text]
  • "Universal sequence replication, reversible polymerization and early functional biopolymers: A model for the initiation of prebiotic sequence evolution," S. I. Walker, M. A. Grover, and N. V. Hud,, PLoSONE, 7(4) e34166 (2012). [Link to full text], [Link to movies]

Feedback control of colloidal self-assembly for photonic materials

Related publications:
  • “Optimal feedback controlled assembly of perfect crystals,” X. Tang, B. Rupp, Y. Yang, T. D. Edwards, M. A. Grover, M. A. Bevan, ACS Nano (2016). [Link]

Modeling and control of crystallization

Related publications:
  • "Data-driven modeling and dynamic programming applied to batch cooling crystallization," D. J. Griffin, M. A. Grover, Y. Kawajiri, R. W. Rousseau; Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 55(5), 1361-1372 (2016). [Link]
  • "Mass–count plots for crystal size control,” D. J. Griffin, M. A. Grover, Y. Kawajiri, R. W. Rousseau;Chemical Engineering Science, 137, 338-351 (2015). [Link to full text]

Morphology and Mobility Control for Functional Robust Flexible Electronics and Photovoltaics

Related publications:
  • "Silicon Valley meets the ivory tower: Search data repositories for experimental nanomaterials research," N. Persson, M. McBride, M. Grover, E. Reichmanis, Current Opinion in Solid-State and Materials Science, (2016). [Link]
  • "Microfluidic Crystal Engineering of π-Conjugated Polymers," G. Wang, N. Persson, P.-H. Chu, N. Kleinhenz, B. Fu, M. Chang, N. Deb, Y. Mao, H. Wang, M. A. Grover, E. Reichmanis; ACS Nano (2015). [Link to full text]