Faculty Profiles

Stefan Zauscher
Professor in the Department of Chemistry
3385 Fciemas Building, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5360
(919) 660-8963



Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1999

M.S., Oregon State University 1992

Ducker, R, Garcia, A, Zhang, J, Chen, T, and Zauscher, S. "Polymeric and biomacromolecular brush nanostructures: Progress in synthesis, patterning and characterization." Soft Matter 4.9 (August 20, 2008): 1774-1786. (Review) Full Text

Valiaev, A, Lim, DW, Schmidler, S, Clark, RL, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Hydration and conformational mechanics of single, end-tethered elastin-like polypeptides." Journal of the American Chemical Society 130.33 (August 2008): 10939-10946. Full Text

Mock, JJ, Hill, RT, Degiron, A, Zauscher, S, Chilkoti, A, and Smith, DR. "Distance-dependent plasmon resonant coupling between a gold nanoparticle and gold film." Nano Letters 8.8 (August 2008): 2245-2252. Full Text

Zhang, J, Nylander, T, Campbell, RA, Rennie, AR, Zauscher, S, and Linse, P. "Novel evaluation method of neutron reflectivity data applied to stimulus-responsive polymer brushes." Soft Matter 4.3 (March 3, 2008): 500-509. Full Text

Singamaneni, S, LeMieux, MC, Lang, HP, Gerber, C, Lam, Y, Zauscher, S, Datskos, PG, Lavrik, NV, Jiang, H, Naik, RR, Bunning, TJ, and Tsukruk, VV. "Bimaterial microcantilevers as a hybrid sensing platform." Advanced Materials 20.4 (February 18, 2008): 653-680. (Review) Full Text

Chang, DP, Abu-Lail, NI, Guilak, F, Jay, GD, and Zauscher, S. "Conformational mechanics, adsorption, and normal force interactions of lubricin and hyaluronic acid on model surfaces." Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids 24.4 (February 2008): 1183-1193. Full Text

Darling, EM, Topel, M, Zauscher, S, Vail, TP, and Guilak, F. "Viscoelastic properties of human mesenchymally-derived stem cells and primary osteoblasts, chondrocytes, and adipocytes." Journal of Biomechanics 41.2 (January 2008): 454-464. Full Text

Coles, JM, Blum, JJ, Jay, GD, Darling, EM, Guilak, F, and Zauscher, S. "In situ friction measurement on murine cartilage by atomic force microscopy." Journal of Biomechanics 41.3 (January 2008): 541-548. Full Text

Lam, Y, Valiaev, A, Lim, DW, Chilkoti, A, Alam, SM, and Zauscher, S. "Single molecule nanomechanics of HIV-1 envelope glycoproteins and elastin-like polypeptides." Proceedings of the Sem Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics 2007 1 (November 19, 2007): 624-625.

Garcia, A, Hucknall, A, Johannes, M, Clark, R, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "POLY 627-Fabrication of bioconjugated and hybrid polymeric nanostructures by field-induced scanning probe lithography." ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 234 (August 19, 2007).