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, Jeremy M., et al. “gem-Dichlorocyclopropanes as abundant and efficient mechanophores in polybutadiene copolymers under mechanical stress..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 131, no. 31, Aug. 2009, pp. 10818–19. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja9036548. Full Text

Lenhardt, Jeremy M., and Stephen L. Craig. “Mechanochemistry: Force probes in a bottle..” Nature Nanotechnology, vol. 4, no. 5, May 2009, pp. 284–85. Epmc, doi:10.1038/nnano.2009.100. Full Text

Ams, Mark R., et al. “Control of stilbene conformation and fluorescence in self-assembled capsules..” Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 5, Jan. 2009. Epmc, doi:10.3762/bjoc.5.79. Full Text

Craig, Stephen L. “From ionic liquids to supramolecular polymers..” Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English), vol. 48, no. 15, Jan. 2009, pp. 2645–47. Epmc, doi:10.1002/anie.200805603. Full Text

Lenhardt, J. M., and S. L. Craig. “Force Probes in a Bottle.” Nature Nanotech., vol. 4, 2009, pp. 284–85.

Serpe, Michael J., et al. “A Simple and Practical Spreadsheet-Based Method to Extract Single-Molecule Dissociation Kinetics from Variable Loading-Rate Force Spectroscopy Data..” The Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, Nanomaterials and Interfaces, vol. 112, no. 49, Dec. 2008, pp. 19163–67. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jp806649a. Full Text

Serpe, Michael J., et al. “Time and distance dependence of reversible polymer bridging followed by single-molecule force spectroscopy..” Langmuir : The Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids, vol. 24, no. 9, May 2008, pp. 4738–42. Epmc, doi:10.1021/la703418w. Full Text

Craig, Stephen L. “Cool as a cucumber..” Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English), vol. 47, no. 46, Jan. 2008, pp. 8776–77. Epmc, doi:10.1002/anie.200802334. Full Text

Juwarker, Hemraj, et al. “1,2,3-Triazole CH...Cl(-) contacts guide anion binding and concomitant folding in 1,4-diaryl triazole oligomers..” Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English), vol. 47, no. 20, Jan. 2008, pp. 3740–43. Epmc, doi:10.1002/anie.200800548. Full Text

Kersey, Farrell R., et al. “A hybrid polymer gel with controlled rates of cross-link rupture and self-repair..” Journal of the Royal Society, Interface, vol. 4, no. 13, Apr. 2007, pp. 373–80. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rsif.2006.0187. Full Text