Faculty Profiles

Stephen L Craig
William T. Miller Professor of Chemistry
3221 French Family Science Cen, 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

Craig, Stephen L. “Mechanochemistry: A tour of force..” Nature, vol. 487, no. 7406, July 2012, pp. 176–77. Epmc, doi:10.1038/487176a. Full Text

Asai, Daisuke, et al. “Protein polymer hydrogels by in situ, rapid and reversible self-gelation..” Biomaterials, vol. 33, no. 21, July 2012, pp. 5451–58. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2012.03.083. Full Text

Klukovich, Hope M., et al. “Tension trapping of carbonyl ylides facilitated by a change in polymer backbone..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 134, no. 23, June 2012, pp. 9577–80. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja302996n. Full Text

Kean, Z. S., and S. L. Craig. “Mechanochemical remodeling of synthetic polymers.” Polymer, vol. 53, no. 5, Feb. 2012, pp. 1035–48. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.polymer.2012.01.018. Full Text

Asai, D., et al. “‘Smart’ protein polymer hydrogels by in situ, rapid and reversible self-gelation.” Biomaterials, vol. 33, 2012, pp. 5451–58.

Klukovich, Hope M., et al. “Mechanically induced scission and subsequent thermal remending of perfluorocyclobutane polymers..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 133, no. 44, Nov. 2011, pp. 17882–88. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja2074517. Full Text

Balaeff, Alexander, et al. “B-DNA to zip-DNA: simulating a DNA transition to a novel structure with enhanced charge-transport characteristics..” The Journal of Physical Chemistry. A, vol. 115, no. 34, Sept. 2011, pp. 9377–91. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jp110871g. Full Text

Xu, Donghua, and Stephen L. Craig. “Strain Hardening and Strain Softening of Reversibly Cross-linked Supramolecular Polymer Networks..” Macromolecules, vol. 44, no. 18, Sept. 2011, pp. 7478–88. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ma201386t. Full Text

Gao, W., et al. “In situ growth of a thermoresponsive polymer from a genetically engineered elastin-like polypeptide.” Polymer Chemistry, vol. 2, no. 7, July 2011, pp. 1561–66. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c1py00074h. Full Text

Black, A. L., et al. “Mechanochemically triggered bond formation in solid-state polymers.” Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 21, no. 23, June 2011, pp. 8460–65. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c0jm03875j. Full Text