Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications:

(22) X. Wei, N. Sbalbi and L. C. Bradley. Nematic colloids at liquid crystal–air interfaces via photopolymerization. Soft Matter, 2020, 16, 9121-9127. DOI: 10.1039/d0sm01311k Link


(21) H. S. C. Hamilton, L. C. Bradley. Probing the Morphology Evolution of Chemically Anisotropic Colloids Prepared by Homopolymerization- and Copolymerization-Induced Phase Separation. Polymer Chemistry  2020,11, 230-235.  DOI: 10.1039/c9py01166h. Link

(20) W. Li, L. C. Bradley, J. J. Watkins. Copolymer Solid-State Electrolytes for 3D Microbatteries via Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2019, 11,5668–5674. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b19689. Link

(19) L. C. Bradley, N. D. Bade, L. M. Mariani, K. T. Turner, D. Lee, and K. J. Stebe. Rough Adhesive Hydrogels (RAd gels) for Underwater Adhesion. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2017, 9, 27409−27413. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b08916. Link

(18) L. C. Bradley, W.-H. Chen, K. Stebe, D. Lee. Janus and Patchy Particles at Fluid Interfaces. Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci. 2017, 30, 25-33. DOI: 10.1016/j.cocis.2017.05.001. Link

(17) W.-H. Chen, F. Tu, L. C. Bradley, D. Lee. Shape-Tunable Synthesis of Sub-Micrometer Lens-Shaped Particles via Seeded Emulsion Polymerization. Chem. Mater. Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 2685–2688. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b00494. Link

(16) L. C. Bradley, K. J. Stebe, D. Lee. Clickable Janus Particles. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 11437-11440. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b05633. Link

(15) M. M. De Luna, B. Chen, L. C. Bradley, R. Bhandia, M. Gupta. Solventless Grafting of Functional Polymer Coatings onto Parylene C. J. Vac. Sci. Technol. 2016, 34, 041403. DOI: 10.1116/1.4953876. Link

(14) L. C. Bradley, M. Gupta. Microstructured Films Formed on Liquid Substrates via Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition of Cross-Linked Polymers. Langmuir 2015, 31, 7999-8005. DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b01663. Link

(13) L. C. Bradley, M. Gupta. Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition of Polymers onto Liquid Substrates. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Lett. 2015, 7, 39-44. DOI: 10.1166/nnl.2015.1924. Link

(12) L. C. Bradley, M. Gupta. Copolymerization of 1-Ethyl-3-vinylimidazolium bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide via Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition. Macromolecules 2014, 47, 6657-6663. DOI: 10.1021/ma501407q. Link

(11) L. C. Bradley, M. Gupta. Formation of Heterogeneous Polymer Films via Simultaneous or Sequential Depositions of Soluble and Insoluble Monomers onto Ionic Liquids. Langmuir 2013, 49, 10448-10454. DOI: 10.1021/la4020306. Link

(10) P. D. Haller, L. C. Bradley, M. Gupta. Effect of Surface Tension, Viscosity, and Process Conditions on Polymer Morphology Deposited at the Liquid—Vapor Interface. Langmuir 2013, 29, 11640-11645. DOI: 10.1021/la402538e. Link

(9) R. J. Frank-Finney,† L. C. Bradley,† M. Gupta. Formation of Polymer—Ionic Liquid   Gels Using Vapor Phase Precursors. Macromolecules 2013, 46, 6852−6857. DOI: 10.1021/ma401219e. Link

(8) L. C. Bradley, M. Gupta. Encapsulation of Ionic Liquids within Polymer Shells via Vapor Phase Deposition. Langmuir 2012, 28, 10276-10280. DOI: 10.1021/la301170a. Link

(7) L. C. Bradley, Z. R. Dilworth, A. L. Barnette, E. Hsiao, A. J. Barthel, C. G. Pantano, S. H. Kim. Hydronium Ions in Soda-lime Silicate Glass Surfaces. J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 2013, 96, 458-463. DOI: 10.1111/jace.12136. Link

(6) A. L. Barnette, C. Lee, L. C. Bradley, E. P. Schreiner, Y. B. Park, H. Shin, D. J. Cosgrove, S. Park, and S. H. Kim. Quantification of crystalline cellulose in lignocellulosic biomass using sum frequency generation (SFG) vibration spectroscopy and comparison with other analytical methods. Carbohydrate Polymers 2012, 89, 802-809. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2012.04.014. Link

(5) L. C. Bradley, S. F. Miller, B. G. Miller, D. A. Tillman. A Study on the Relationship between Fuel Composition and Pyrolysis Kinetics. Energy Fuels 2011, 25, 1989-1995. DOI: 10.1021/ef200138r. Link

(4) A. L. Barnette, L. C. Bradley, B. D. Veres, E. P. Schreiner, Y. B. Park, J. Park, S. Park, and S. H. Kim. Selective detection of crystalline cellulose in plant cell walls with sum-frequency-generation (SFG) vibration spectroscopy. Biomacromolecules 2011, 12, 2434-2439. DOI: 10.1021/bm200518n. Link

(3) E. Hsiao, L. C. Bradley, S. H. Kim. Improved substrate protection and self-healing of boundary lubrication film consisting of polydimethylsiloxane with cationic side groups. Tribol. Lett. 2011, 41, 33-40. DOI: 10.1007/s11249-010-9679-0. Link

(2) E. Hsiao, A. L. Barnette, L. C. Bradley, S. H. Kim. Hydrophobic but Hygroscopic Polymer Films–Identifying Interfacial Species and Understanding Water Ingress Behavior. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2011, 3, 4236-4241. DOI 10.1021/am200894h. Link

(1) M. J. Marino, E. Hsiao, L. C. Bradley, O. L. Eryilmaz, A. Erdemir, S. H. Kim. Is ultra-low friction needed to prevent wear of diamond-like carbon (DLC)? An alcohol vapor lubrication study for stainless steel/DLC interface. Tribol. Lett. 2011, 42, 285-291. DOI: 10.1007/s11249-011-9771-0. Link

​Book Chapter:


​L. C. Bradley, W.-H. Chen, D. Lee. Anisotropic particles at fluid-fluid interfaces (experiment). Anisotropic Particle Assemblies. Chapter 7. Edited by Ning Wu, Daeyeon Lee and Alberto Striolo. 2018 Elsevier Inc. Link



“Click-Active Janus Particles and Methods for Producing and Using the Same.” U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 62/344,038

“Adhesive Hydrogels and Uses Thereof” U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 62/541,945.


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