Faculty Profiles

Stephen Lawrence Craig
William T. Miller Professor of Chemistry
3221 French Family Science Center, 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

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

Francisco, AT, Mancino, RJ, Jeong, CG, Karikari, IO, Bowles, RD, Craig, SL, and Setton, LA. "Injectable and photocrosslinkable laminin functionalized biomaterials for intervertebral disc regeneration." ASME 2012 Summer Bioengineering Conference, SBC 2012 (2012): 1145-1146. Full Text

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

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." The journal of physical chemistry. A 115.34 (September 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

Black, AL, Lenhardt, JM, and Craig, SL. "From molecular mechanochemistry to stress-responsive materials." Journal of Materials Chemistry 21.6 (2011): 1655-1663. Full Text

Black, AL, Orlicki, JA, and Craig, SL. "Mechanochemically triggered bond formation in solid-state polymers." Journal of Materials Chemistry 21.23 (2011): 8460-8465. Full Text