Faculty Profiles

Valerie S Ashby
Professor of Chemistry
Office: 
421 Chapel Drive - 104 Allen, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 684-4510

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1994

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1988

Research Areas:
Physical, Nanoscience and Materials

Pasquale, AJ, and Sheares, VV. "Poly(p-phenylene)s containing sulfone pendant groups via Ni(0) catalyzed coupling of aromatic dichlorides." American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry 39.1 (March 1, 1998): 331-332.

Wang, J, and Sheares, VV. "Synthesis and characterization of soluble poly[3-(p-substituted)benzoyl-2,5-thiophene] derivatives." American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry 39.1 (March 1, 1998): 240-241.

Havelka, PA, and Sheares, VV. "Synthesis of poly[[1,1′-biphenyl]-4,4′-diyl2,2,2-trifluoro-1-(trifluoromethyl) ethylidene] by nickel-catalyzed coupling polymerizaton." American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry 39.1 (March 1, 1998): 304-305.

Wang, J, Vonhof, TK, and Sheares, VV. "Poly(3-benzoyl-2,5-thiophene) via nickel-catalyzed coupling polymerization." American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry 38.2 (September 1, 1997): 263-264.

Pasquale, AJ, Vonhof, TK, and Sheares, VV. "Poly(p-phenylene) derivatives via Ni-catalyzed coupling of aromatic dichlorides." American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry 38.1 (April 1, 1997): 170-171.

Pages

Bloom, PD, Baikerikar, K, Otaigbe, JU, and Sheares, VV. "Development of novel polymer/quasicrystal composite materials." December 2000. Full Text

Bloom, PD, and Sheares, VV. "Synthesis of self-cross-linking poly(p-phenylene)s." March 26, 2000.

Sheares, VV. "New directions in functionalized materials." March 26, 2000.

Bloom, PD, Baikerikar, KG, and Sheares, VV. "Wear properties of novel Al-Cu-Fe quasicrystal-polymer composites." March 26, 2000.

Sheares, VV, Wu, LF, and Mohanty, AK. "Free-radical polymerization of 2-[(N,N-dialkylamino)methyl]-1,3-butadienes." March 26, 2000.

Sheares, VV, Rath, MK, and Arvidson, KB. "Free-radical polymerization of 2,3-bis(cyanopropyl)-1,3-butadiene." March 26, 2000.

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