Faculty Profiles

Stephen Craig
William T. Miller Professor of Chemistry
3221 French Family Science Cen, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1538
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., Stanford University 1997

M.Phil., University of Cambridge (UK) 1992

B.S., Duke University 1991

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Physical, Organic, Nanoscience and Materials

Ramirez, ALB, Ogle, JW, Schmitt, AL, Lenhardt, JM, Cashion, MP, Mahanthappa, MK, and Craig, SL. "Microstructure of Copolymers Formed by the Reagentless, Mechanochemical Remodeling of Homopolymers via Pulsed Ultrasound." ACS MACRO LETTERS 1.1 (January 2012): 23-27. Full Text

Kean, ZS, and Craig, SL. "Mechanochemical remodeling of synthetic polymers." Polymer 53.5 (2012): 1035-1048. Full Text

Asai, D, Xu, D, Liu, W, Quiroz, FG, Callahan, DJ, Zalutsky, MR, Craig, SL, and Chilkoti, A. "‘Smart’ protein polymer hydrogels by in situ, rapid and reversible self-gelation." Biomaterials 33 (2012): 5451-5458. (Academic Article)

Craig, SL. "Mechanochemistry: A tour of force." Nature 487.7406 (2012): 176-177. Full Text

Kean, ZS, Ramirez, ALB, and Craig, SL. "High mechanophore content polyester-acrylate ABA block copolymers: Synthesis and sonochemical activation." Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry 50.17 (2012): 3481-3484. Full Text

Klukovich, HM, Kean, ZS, Iacono, ST, and Craig, SL. "Mechanically induced scission and subsequent thermal remending of perfluorocyclobutane polymers." J Am Chem Soc 133.44 (November 9, 2011): 17882-17888. Full Text

Balaeff, A, Craig, SL, and Beratan, DN. "B-DNA to zip-DNA: simulating a DNA transition to a novel structure with enhanced charge-transport characteristics." J Phys Chem A 115.34 (September 1, 2011): 9377-9391. Full Text

Lenhardt, JM, Ogle, JW, Ong, MT, Choe, R, Martinez, TJ, and Craig, SL. "Reactive cross-talk between adjacent tension-trapped transition states." J Am Chem Soc 133.10 (March 16, 2011): 3222-3225. Full Text

Brochu, ABW, Craig, SL, and Reichert, WM. "Self-healing biomaterials." JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS RESEARCH PART A 96A.2 (February 2011): 492-506. Full Text