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, J. M., et al. “Characterizing the mechanochemically active domains in gem- dihalocyclopropanated polybutadiene under compression and tension.” Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 21, no. 23, June 2011, pp. 8454–59. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c0jm04117c. Full Text

Lenhardt, Jeremy M., et al. “Reactive cross-talk between adjacent tension-trapped transition states..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 133, no. 10, Mar. 2011, pp. 3222–25. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja107645c. Full Text

Black, A. L., et al. “From molecular mechanochemistry to stress-responsive materials.” Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol. 21, no. 6, Feb. 2011, pp. 1655–63. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c0jm02636k. Full Text

Brochu, Alice B. W., et al. “Self-healing biomaterials..” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part A, vol. 96, no. 2, Feb. 2011, pp. 492–506. Epmc, doi:10.1002/jbm.a.32987. Full Text

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

Xu, Donghua, et al. “Divergent Shear Thinning and Shear Thickening Behavior of Supramolecular Polymer Networks in Semidilute Entangled Polymer Solutions..” Macromolecules, vol. 44, no. 7, Jan. 2011, pp. 2343–53. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ma2000916. 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