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

Lenhardt, JM, Black, AL, Beiermann, BA, Steinberg, BD, Rahman, F, Samborski, T, Elsakr, J, Moore, JS, Sottos, NR, and Craig, SL. "Characterizing the mechanochemically active domains in gem- dihalocyclopropanated polybutadiene under compression and tension." Journal of Materials Chemistry 21.23 (June 21, 2011): 8454-8459. Full Text

Lenhardt, JM, Ogle, JW, Ong, MT, Choe, R, Martinez, TJ, and Craig, SL. "Reactive cross-talk between adjacent tension-trapped transition states." Journal of the American Chemical Society 133.10 (March 2011): 3222-3225. Full Text

Black, AL, Lenhardt, JM, and Craig, SL. "From molecular mechanochemistry to stress-responsive materials." Journal of Materials Chemistry 21.6 (February 14, 2011): 1655-1663. Full Text

Brochu, ABW, Craig, SL, and Reichert, WM. "Self-healing biomaterials." Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part A 96.2 (February 2011): 492-506. (Review) Full Text

Xu, D, and Craig, SL. "Scaling Laws in Supramolecular Polymer Networks." Macromolecules 44.13 (January 2011): 5465-5472. Full Text

Wu, D, Lenhardt, JM, Black, AL, Akhremitchev, BB, and Craig, SL. "Molecular stress relief through a force-induced irreversible extension in polymer contour length." J Am Chem Soc 132.45 (November 17, 2010): 15936-15938. Full Text

Jeon, SL, Loveless, DM, and Craig, SL. "Main-chain dynamics in metallo-supramolecular polymers: From solution to elastomeric fibres." Supramolecular Chemistry 22.11-12 (November 1, 2010): 697-703. Full Text

Lenhardt, JM, Ong, MT, Choe, R, Evenhuis, CR, Martinez, TJ, and Craig, SL. "Trapping a diradical transition state by mechanochemical polymer extension." Science (New York, N.Y.) 329.5995 (August 2010): 1057-1060. Full Text