Faculty Profiles

Stephen L Craig
William T. Miller Distinguished 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

Xu, Donghua, and Stephen L. Craig. “Scaling Laws in Supramolecular Polymer Networks.Macromolecules, vol. 44, no. 13, Jan. 2011, pp. 5465–72. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ma200096s. Full Text

Wu, Dong, et al. “Molecular stress relief through a force-induced irreversible extension in polymer contour length.Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 132, no. 45, Nov. 2010, pp. 15936–38. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja108429h. Full Text

Jeon, S. L., et al. “Main-chain dynamics in metallo-supramolecular polymers: From solution to elastomeric fibres.” Supramolecular Chemistry, vol. 22, no. 11–12, Nov. 2010, pp. 697–703. Scopus, doi:10.1080/10610278.2010.500727. Full Text

Lenhardt, Jeremy M., et al. “Trapping a diradical transition state by mechanochemical polymer extension.Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 329, no. 5995, Aug. 2010, pp. 1057–60. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.1193412. Full Text

Xu, Donghua, and Stephen L. Craig. “Multiple Dynamic Processes Contribute to the Complex Steady Shear Behavior of Cross-Linked Supramolecular Networks of Semidilute Entangled Polymer Solutions.The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, vol. 1, no. 11, June 2010, pp. 1683–86. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jz1004818. Full Text Open Access Copy

Serpe, M. J., et al. “Breaking down the supramolecular ensemble: Single-molecule studies of the concentration dependence of main-chain supramolecular polymer molecular weight distributions on surfaces.” Australian Journal of Chemistry, vol. 63, no. 4, Apr. 2010, pp. 624–26. Scopus, doi:10.1071/CH09615. Full Text

Xu, Donghua, et al. “Mechanism of Shear Thickening in Reversibly Cross-linked Supramolecular Polymer Networks.Macromolecules, vol. 43, no. 7, Apr. 2010, pp. 3556–65. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ma100093b. Full Text Open Access Copy

Achneck, Hardean E., et al. “Regenerating titanium ventricular assist device surfaces after gold/palladium coating for scanning electron microscopy.Microsc Res Tech, vol. 73, no. 1, Jan. 2010, pp. 71–76. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/jemt.20757. Full Text

Juwarker, Hemraj, et al. “Anion binding of short, flexible aryl triazole oligomers.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 74, no. 23, Dec. 2009, pp. 8924–34. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo901966f. Full Text

Chen, Xin, et al. “Steric and solvation effects in ionic S(N)2 reactions.Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 131, no. 44, Nov. 2009, pp. 16162–70. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja9053459. Full Text