Faculty Profiles

Dorian Canelas
Associate Professor of the Practice of Chemistry
1223 French Family Science Cen, 124 Science Drive, Box 3236, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1528
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1997

B.S., Northeastern University 1993

Research Areas:

van Herk, AM, Manders, BG, Canelas, DA, Quadir, MA, and DeSimone, JM. "Propagation Rate Coefficients of Styrene and Methyl Methacrylate in Supercritical CO2." Macromolecules 30.16 (August 1997): 4780-4782. Full Text

Canelas, DA, and DeSimone, JM. "Design and utilization of surfactants for CO2." ACS Division of Environmental Chemistry, Preprints 37.1 (1997): 352-354.

Canelas, DA, and DeSimone, JM. "Polymerizations in Liquid and Supercritical Carbon Dioxide." Advances in Polymer Science 133 (1997): 102-140.

McClain, JB, Betts, DE, Canelas, DA, Samulski, ET, DeSimone, JM, Londono, JD, Cochran, HD, Wignall, GD, Chillura-Martino, D, and Triolo, R. "Design of Nonionic Surfactants for Supercritical Carbon Dioxide." Science (New York, N.Y.) 274.5295 (December 1996): 2049-2052. Full Text

Chillura-Martino, D, Triolo, R, McClain, JB, Combes, JR, Betts, DE, Canelas, DA, DeSimone, JM, Samulski, ET, Cochran, HD, Londono, JD, and Wignall, GD. "Neutron scattering characterization of homopolymers and graft-copolymer micelles in supercritical carbon dioxide." Journal of Molecular Structure 383.1-3 (September 30, 1996): 3-10. Full Text

Canelas, DA, and DeSimone, JM. "Siloxane-based stabilizers for the dispersion polymerization of styrene in supercritical carbon dioxide." American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry 37.2 (August 1, 1996): 542-543.

Shaffer, KA, Jones, TA, Canelas, DA, DeSimone, JM, and Wilkinson, SP. "Dispersion polymerizations in carbon dioxide using siloxane-based stabilizers." Macromolecules 29.7 (March 1, 1996): 2704-2706. Full Text

McClain, JB, Londono, D, Combes, JR, Romack, TJ, Canelas, DA, Betts, DE, Wignall, GD, Samulski, ET, and DeSimone, JM. "Solution properties of a CO2-soluble fluoropolymer via small angle neutron scattering." Journal of the American Chemical Society 118.4 (January 31, 1996): 917-918.

Canelas, DA, Betts, DE, and DeSimone, JM. "Dispersion Polymerization of Styrene in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide:  Importance of Effective Surfactants." Macromolecules 29.8 (January 1996): 2818-2821. Full Text