Faculty Profiles

Stefan Zauscher
Professor in the Department of Chemistry
Office: 
Office: CIEMAS 3385, Mail: 144 Hudson Hall, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-5360
Fax: 
(919) 660-8963

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1999

M.S., Oregon State University 1992

Navarro, LA, French, DL, and Zauscher, S. "Synthesis of Modular Brush Polymer-Protein Hybrids Using Diazotransfer and Copper Click Chemistry." Bioconjugate Chemistry (July 26, 2018). Full Text

Gu, R, Oweida, T, Yingling, YG, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Enzymatic synthesis of nucleobase-modified single-stranded DNA offers tunable resistance to nuclease degradation." Biomacromolecules (July 16, 2018). Full Text

Maskarinec, SA, Parlak, Z, Tu, Q, Levering, V, Zauscher, S, López, GP, Fowler, VG, and Perfect, JR. "On-demand release of Candida albicans biofilms from urinary catheters by mechanical surface deformation." Biofouling (June 13, 2018): 1-10. Full Text

Shields, CW, White, JP, Osta, EG, Patel, J, Rajkumar, S, Kirby, N, Therrien, J-P, and Zauscher, S. "Encapsulation and controlled release of retinol from silicone particles for topical delivery." Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society 278 (March 28, 2018): 37-48. Full Text

Marusak, KE, Krug, JR, Feng, Y, Cao, Y, You, L, and Zauscher, S. "Bacterially driven cadmium sulfide precipitation on porous membranes: Toward platforms for photocatalytic applications." Biointerphases 13.1 (February 9, 2018): 011006-null. Full Text

Costa, SA, Simon, JR, Amiram, M, Tang, L, Zauscher, S, Brustad, EM, Isaacs, FJ, and Chilkoti, A. "Photo-Crosslinkable Unnatural Amino Acids Enable Facile Synthesis of Thermoresponsive Nano- to Microgels of Intrinsically Disordered Polypeptides." Advanced materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.) 30.5 (February 2018). Full Text

Li, L, Li, NK, Tu, Q, Im, O, Mo, C-K, Han, W, Fuss, WH, Carroll, NJ, Chilkoti, A, Yingling, YG, Zauscher, S, and López, GP. "Functional Modification of Silica through Enhanced Adsorption of Elastin-Like Polypeptide Block Copolymers." Biomacromolecules 19.2 (February 2018): 298-306. Full Text

Cao, Y, Feng, Y, Ryser, MD, Zhu, K, Herschlag, G, Cao, C, Marusak, K, Zauscher, S, and You, L. "Programmable assembly of pressure sensors using pattern-forming bacteria." Nature biotechnology 35.11 (November 2017): 1087-1093. Full Text

Li, NK, Kuang, H, Fuss, WH, Zauscher, S, Kokkoli, E, and Yingling, YG. "Salt Responsive Morphologies of ssDNA-Based Triblock Polyelectrolytes in Semi-Dilute Regime: Effect of Volume Fractions and Polyelectrolyte Length." Macromolecular rapid communications 38.20 (October 2017). Full Text

Du, K-Z, Tu, Q, Zhang, X, Han, Q, Liu, J, Zauscher, S, and Mitzi, DB. "Two-Dimensional Lead(II) Halide-Based Hybrid Perovskites Templated by Acene Alkylamines: Crystal Structures, Optical Properties, and Piezoelectricity." Inorganic Chemistry 56.15 (August 2017): 9291-9302. Full Text

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Gu, R, Tang, L, Aritome, I, and Zauscher, S. DNA Brushes: Advances in Synthesis and Applications. December 14, 2017. Full Text

Bhushan, B, Luo, D, Schricker, SR, Sigmund, W, and Zauscher, S. Handbook of Nanomaterials Properties. Springer Science & Business Media, March 13, 2014.

Zauscher, S, Parlak, Z, and Tu, Q. "Polymeric and Biomolecular Nanostructures: Fabrication by Scanning Probe Lithography." Handbook of Nanomaterials Properties. Ed. B Bhushan, D Luo, SR Schricker, W Sigmund, and S Zauscher. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2014. (Chapter)

Tkatchenko, TV, Luo, X, Tkatchenko, AV, Vaz, C, Tanavde, VM, Maurer-Stroh, S, Zauscher, S, Gonzalez, P, and Young, TL. "Large-scale microRNA expression profiling identifies retinal miRNA-mRNA signaling pathways underlying form-deprivation myopia in mice." September 2016.

Gu, R, Zauscher, S, Lamas, J, and Brittain, W. "Synthesis of photo-responsive single-stranded DNA micelles via copper-free click chemistry." August 10, 2014.

Tang, L, Tjong, V, Gu, R, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Enzyme catalyzed polymerization of DNA amphiphiles that self-assemble into star-like micelles." September 8, 2013.

Ferris, R, Hucknall, A, Kwon, BS, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Field-induced nanolithography for the patterning of non-fouling polymer brushes." March 25, 2012.

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