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

Anderson, BC, Cox, SM, Bloom, PD, Sheares, VV, and Mallapragada, SK. "Synthesis and Characterization of Diblock and Gel-Forming Pentablock Copolymers of Tertiary Amine Methacrylates, Poly(ethylene glycol), and Poly(propylene glycol)." Macromolecules 36.5 (March 2003): 1670-1676. Full Text

Anderson, BC, Bloom, PD, Baikerikar, KG, Sheares, VV, and Mallapragada, SK. "Al-Cu-Fe quasicrystal/ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene composites as biomaterials for acetabular cup prosthetics." Biomaterials 23.8 (April 2002): 1761-1768. Full Text

Bloom, PD, and Sheares, VV. "Synthesis of poly(p-phenylene) macromonomers and multiblock copolymers." Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 39.20 (October 15, 2001): 3505-3512. Full Text

Wu, L, and Sheares, VV. "Polar, functionalized diene-based materials. V. Free-radical polymerization of 2-[(N-benzyl-n-methylamino)methyl]-1,3-butadiene and copolymerization with styrene." Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 39.19 (October 1, 2001): 3227-3238. Full Text

Luzinov, I, Julthongpiput, D, Bloom, PD, Sheares, VV, and Tsukruk, VV. "Bilayer nanocomposite molecular coatings from elastomeric/rigid polymers: fabrication, morphology, and micromechanical properties." Macromolecular Symposia 167.1 (March 2001): 227-242. Full Text

Sheares, VV, Wu, L, Li, Y, and Emmick, TK. "Polar, functionalized diene-based material. III. Free-radical polymerization of 2-[(N,N-dialkylamino)methyl]-1,3-butadienes." Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 38.22 (November 15, 2000): 4070-4080. Full Text

Sheares, VV, Wu, L, Li, Y, and Emmick, TK. "Polar, functionalized diene-based material. III. Free-radical polymerization of 2-[(N, N-dialkylamino)methyl]-1,3-butadienes." Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry 38.22 (November 15, 2000): 4070-4080. Full Text

Pages

Rusch-Salazar, LA, Rath-Murphy, MK, and Sheares, VV. "Controlled polymerizations of functionalized 1,3-butadienes." January 1, 2002.

Liu, Y, Bloom, PD, Sheares, VV, and Otaigbe, JU. "A novel polyamide 12/Al-Cu-Fe quasicrystal composite." January 1, 2002.

Bloom, PD, Baikerikar, KG, Anderegg, JW, and Sheares, VV. "Development of Al-Cu-Fe quasicrystal-poly(p-phenylene sulfide) composites." December 1, 2001.

Anderson, BC, Bloom, PD, Sheares, VV, and Mallapragada, SK. "Synthesis and characterization of water soluble block copolymers for pH-sensitive delivery." December 1, 2001.

Rusch-Salazar, LA, Bloom, PD, and Sheares, VV. "Synthesis of functional poly(arylene phosphine oxide)s." August 2001.

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