Publications

Warnock, S.J., Rahul Sujanani, Everett S. Zofchak, S. Zhao, T.J. Dilenschneider, Kalin G. Hanson, S. Mukherjoo, Venkat Ganesan, Benny D. Freeman, Mahdi M. Abu-Omar, and Christopher M. Bates, "Engineering Li/Na Selectivity in 12-Crown-4-Functionalized Polymer Membranes, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 118, e2022197118 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2022197118

Sujanani, Rahul, Lynn E. Katz, Donald R. Paul, and Benny D. Freeman, "Aqueous Ion Partitioning in Nafion: Applicability of Manning's Counter-Ion Condensation Theory," Journal of Membrane Science, 638, 119687 (2021 November 15). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.memsci.2021.119687.

Landsman, Matthew R., Fredrick Rivers, Benjamin J. Pedretti, Benny D. Freeman, Desmond F. Lawler, Nathaniel A. Lynd, and Lynn E. Katz, "Boric Acid Removal with Polyol-functionalized Polyether Membranes," Journal of Membrane Science, 638, 119690 (2021 November 15). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.memsci.2021.119690.

Kim, Kyung Tae, Mantha Sai Pavan Jagannath, Gregory M. Su, Guillaume Freychet, Tongzhou Zeng, Kishore K. Mohanty, Graeme Henkelman, Lynn E. Katz, Charles J. Werth, "Surfactant Inhibition Mechanisms of Carbonate Mineral Dissolution in Shale," Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 625, 126857 (2021 September 20). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2021.126857

Kum, Soyoon, Matthew R. Landsman, Gregory M. Su, Guillaume Freychet, Desmond F. Lawler, and Lynn E. Katz, "Performance of a Hybrid ED-NF Membrane System for Water Recovery Improvement via NOM Fouling Control," American Chemical Society ES&T Engineering (2021 August 10). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsestengg.1c00153.

Allen, Marshall J., Rahul Sujanani, Alyssa Chamseddine, Benny D. Freeman, Zachariah A. Page, "Mechanically Robust Hydrophobized Double Network Hydrogels and Their Fundamental Salt Transport Properties," Journal of Polymer Science,  (2021 July 26). https://doi.org/10.1002/pol.20210260.

Antoine, Ségolène, Zhishuai Geng, Everett S. Zofchak, Malgorzata Chwatko, Glenn H. Fredrickson, Venkat Ganesan, Craig J. Hawker, Nathaniel A. Lynd, and Rachel A. Segalman, "Non-intuitie Trends in Flory-Huggins Interaction Parameters in Polyether-Based Polymers," Macromolecules, 54(14), 6670-6677 (2021 July 14). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.1c00134.

Zhang, Zidan, Jakub Krajniak, and Venkat Ganesan, "A Multiscale Simulation of Influence of Morphology on Transport in Block Copolymeric Ionic Liquids," Macromolecules, 54(11), 4997-5010 (27 May 2021).  https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.1c00025.

Jiao, Sally, Audra DeStefano, Jacob I. Monroe, Mikayla Barry, Nicholas Sherck, Thomas Casey, Rachel A. Segalman, Songi Han, and M. Scott Shell, "Quantifying Polypeptoid Conformational Landscapes through Integrated Experiment and Simulation," Macromolecules, 54(11), 5011-5021 (25 May 2021). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.1c00550.

Moon, Joshua D., Rahul Sujanani, Zhishuai Geng, Benny D. Freeman, Rachel A. Segalman, "Versatile Synthetic Platform for Polymer Membrane Libraries Using Functional Networks," Macromolecules 54(2), 866-873 (13 January 2021). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.0c02414.

Monroe, Jacob, Sally Jiao, R. Justin Davis, Dennis Robinson Brown, Lynn E. Katz, and M. Scott Shell, "Affinity of Small-molecule Solutes to Hydrophobic, Hyudrophilic, and Chemically Patterned Interfaces in Aqueous Solution,", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 118, e2020205118 (5 January 2021). https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2020205118.

Sujanani, Rahul, Matthew R. Landsman, Sally Jiao, Joshua D. Moon, M. Scott Shell, Desmond F. Lawler, Lynn E. Katz, and Benny D. Freeman, "Designing Solute-tailored Selectivity in Membranes: Perspectives for Water Reuse and Resource Recovery," ACS Macro Letters, 9(11), 1709-1717 (8 November 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsmacrolett.0c00710.

Sherck, Nicolas, Thomas Webber, Dennis Robinson Brown, Timothy Keller, Mikayla Barry, Audra DeStefano, Sally Jiao, Rachel A. Segalman, Glenn H. Fredrickson, M. Scott Shell, and Songi Han, "End-to-Eng Distance Probability Distributions of Dilute Poly(ethylene oxide in Aqueous Solution," Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142(46), 19631-19641 (3 November 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/jacs.0c08709.

Kum, Soyoon, Desmond F. Lawler, and Lynn E. Katz, "Separation Characteristics of Cations and Natural Organic Matter in Electrodialysis," Separation and Purification Technology, 250, 117070 (1 November 2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seppur.2020.117070

Garcia, Jan Ulric, Tatsuhiro Iwama, Eva Y. Chan, Douglas R. Tree, Kris T. Delaney, and Glenn H. Fredrickson, "Mechanisms of Asymmetric Membrane Formation in Nonsolvent Induced Phase Separation," ACS Macro Letters, 9, 1617-1624 (26 October 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsmacrolett.0c00609

Galizia, Michele, Donald R. Paul, and Benny D. Freeman, "Co-ion Specific Effect on Sodium Halides Sorption and Transport in a Cross-linked Poly(p-styrene sulfonate-co-divinylbenzene) for Membrane Applications," Journal of Membrane Science, 612, 118410 (15 October 2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.memsci.2020.118410

Landsman, Matthew R., Desmond F. Lawler, and Lynn E. Katz, "Application of Electrodialysis Pretreatment to Enhance Boron Removal and Reduce Fouling During Desalination by Nanofiltration/Reverse Osmosis," Desalination, 491, 114563 (1 October 2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.desal.2020.114563.

Gokturk, Pinar Aydogan, Mikayla Barry, Rachel Segalman, and Ethan J. Crumlin, "Directly Probing Polymer Thin Film Chemistry and Counterion Influence on Water Sorption," ACS Applied Polymer Materials (2 September 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsapm.0c00756

Barry, Mikayla E., Matthew R. Landsman, Sheik M. Nomaan, Pinar Aydogan Gokturk, Carolyn M. Cooper, Benjamin A. Kienzle, Cameron McKay, and Lynn E. Katz, "Expanding the Use of Synchrotron Techniques for Water Treatment from Minerals to Membranes," Journal of Synchrotron Radiation News, 33(4), 3 (25 August 2020). https://doi.org/10.1080/08940886.2020.1784693

Howard, Michael P. and Arash Nikoubashman, "Stratification of Polymer Mixtures in Drying Droplets: Hydrodynamics and Diffusion," The Journal of Chemical Physics, 153, 054901 (4 August 2020). https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0014429

Moon, Joshua D., Benny D. Freeman, Craig J. Hawker, and Rachel A. Segalman, "Can Self-Assembly Address the Permeability/Selectivity Trade-Off in Polymer Membranes," Macromolecules, 53(14), 5649-5654 (28 July 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.0c01111.

Brennecke, Joan F. and Benny D. Freeman, "Reimagining Petroleum Refining," Science, 369(6501), 254-255 (17 July 2020). https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abd1307

Geng, Zhishuai, Nicole S. Schauser, Jongbok Lee, Rayco P. Schmeller, Stephanie M. Barbon, Rachel A. Segalman, Nathaniel A. Lynd, and Craig J. Hawker, "Role of Side-Chain Architecture in Poly(ethylene oxide)-Based Copolymers," Macromolecules, 53(12), 4960-4967 (10 June 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.0c01116

Landsman, Matthew R., Rahul Sujanani, Samuel H. Brodfuehrer, Carolyn M. Cooper, Addison G. Darr, R. Justin Davis, Kyungtae Kim, Soyoon Kum, Lauren K. Nalley, Sheik M. Nomaan, Cameron P. Oden, Akhilesh Paspureddi, Kevin K. Reimund, Lewis Sstetson Rowles III, Seulki Yeo, Desmond F. Lawler, Benny D. Freeman, and Lynn E. Katz, "Water Treatment: Are Membranes the Panacea?", Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 11, 559-585 (June 2020). https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-chembioeng-111919-091940

Monroe, Jacob, Mikayla Barry, Audra DeStefano, Pinar Aydogan Gokturk, Sally Jiao, Dennis Robinson-Brown, Thomas Webber, Ethan J. Crumlin, Songi Han, and M. Scott Shell, "Water Structure and Properties at Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Surfaces, Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 11, 523-557 (June 2020). https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-chembioeng-120919-114657

Chen, G.Q., K. Wei, A. Hassanvand, B.D. Freeman, and S.E. Kentish, "Single and Binary Ion Sorption Equilibria of Monovalent and Divalent Ions in Commercial Ion Exchange Membranes," Water Research, 175, 115681 (15 May 2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2020.115681.

Sherman, Zachary M., Michael P. Howard, Beth A. Lindquist, Ryan B. Jadrich, and Thomas M. Truskett, "Inverse Methods for Design of Soft Materials," J. Chem. Phys., 152, 140902 (9 April 2020). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5145177

Schauser, Nicole S., Douglas J. Grzetic, Tarnuma Tabassum, Gabrielle A. Kliegle, My Linh Le, Ethan M. Susca, Ségolène Antoine, Timothy J. Keller, Kris T. Delaney, Songi Han, Ram Seshadri, Glenn H. Fredrickson, and Rachel A. Segalman, "The Role of Backbone Polarity on Aggregation and Conduction of Ions in Polymer Electrolytes," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 142(15), 7055-7065 (3 April 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/jacs.0c00587

Jang, Eui-Soung, Jovan Kamcev, Kentaro Kobayashi, Ni Yan, Rahul Sujanani, Theodore J. Dilenschneider, Ho Bum Park, Donald R. Paul, and Benny D. Freeman, "Influence of Water Content on Alkali Metal Chloride Transport in Cross-linked Poly(ethylene glycol) Diacrylate. 2. Ion Diffusion," Polymer, 192, 122316 (27 March 2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2020.122316

Howard, Michael P., Joshua Lequieu, Kris T. Delaney, Venkat Ganesan, Glenn H. Fredrickson, and Thomas M. Truskett, "Connecting Solute Diffusion to Morphology in Triblock Copolymer Membranes," Macromolecules, 53(7), 2336-2343 (18 March 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.0c00104.

Lu, Jun, Huachang Zhang, Jue Hou, Xingya Li, Xiaoyi Hu, Yaoxin Hu, Christopher D. Easton, Qinye Li, Chenghua Sun, Aaron W. Thornton, Matthew R. Hill, Xiwang Zhang, Gengping Jiang, Jefferson Zhe Liu, Anita J. Hill, Benny D. Freeman, Lei Jiang, and Huanting Wang, "Efficient Metal Ion Sieving in Rectifying Subnanochannels Enabled by Metal-Organic Frameworks," Nature Materials, (9 March 2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41563-020-0634-7.

Yoon, Hee Wook, Cara M. Doherty, Tae Hoon Lee, Tae Hwan Choi, Ji Soo Roh, Hyo Won Kim, Young Hoon Cho, Si-Hyun Do, Benny D. Freeman and Ho Bum Park, "Origin of CO(2)-philic Sorption of Graphene Oxide Layered Nanosheets and Its Derivatives," J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 11(6), 2356-2362 (27 February 2020). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpclett.0c00204.

Aryal, Dipak, Michael P. Howard, Rituparna Samanta, Segolene Antoine, Rachel Segalman, Thomas M. Truskett, and Venkat Ganesan, "Influence of Pore Morphology on the Diffusion of Water in Triblock Copolymer Membranes," J. Chem. Phys., 152, 014904 (7 January 2020). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5128119.

Zhang, Zidan, Bill K. Wheatle, Jakub Krajniak, Jordan R. Keith, and Venkat Ganesan, "Ion Mobilities, Transference Numbers, and Inverse Haven Ratios of Polymeric Ionic Liquids," ACS Macro Lett., 9(1), 84-89 (31 December 2019). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsmacrolett.9b00908.

Li, Xingya, Huachang Zhang, Peiyao Wang, Jue Hou, Jun Lu, Christopher D. Easton, Xiwang Zhang, Matthew R. Hill, Aaron W. Thornton, Jefferson Zhe Liu, Benny D. Freeman, Anita J. Hill, Lie Jiang, and Huanting Wang, “Fast and Selective Fluoride Conduction in Sub-1- nanometer Metal-Organic Framework Channels,” Nature Communications, 10, Article Number 2490 (11 June 2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-10420-9.

Zhang, Zidan, Jakub Krajniak, Jordan R. Keith, and Venkat Ganesan, "Mechanisms of Ion Transport in Block Copolymeric Polymerized Ionic Liquids," ACS Macro Lett. 8(9), 1096-1101 (15 August 2019). https://doi.org/10.1021/acsmacrolett.9b00478.

Moon, Joshua D. and Benny D. Freeman, "Ordered Polymeric Membranes Using Metals," Nature Materials, 18, 92-93 (February 2019). https://www.nature.com/articles/s41563-018-0235-x.

Barry, Mikayla, E. Davidson, E. Crumlin, and R. Segalman, "(Near-) Ambient Pressure XPS for Studying Surface Reconstrcution of Hydrated Polymers," APS March Meeting 2019, abstract id.K49.012. http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2019APS..MARK49012B.

Jang, Eui-Soung, Jovan Kamcev, Kentaro Kobayashi, Ni Yan, Rahul Sujanani, Theodore J. Dilenschneider, Ho Bum Park, Donald R. Paul, and Benny D. Freeman, “Influence of Water Content on Alkali Metal Chloride Transport in Cross-Linked Poly(ethylene glycol) Diacrylate. I. Ion Sorption,” Polymer, 178, 121554 (12 September 2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2019.121554.

Bates, Morgan W., Joshua Lequieu, Stephanie M. Barbon, Ronald M. Lewis III, Kris T. Delaney, Athina Anastasaki, Craig J. Hawker, Glenn H. Fredrickson, and Christopher M. Bates, "Stability of the A15 Phase in Diblock Copolymer Melts," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), (17 June 2019). https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1900121116.

Jang, Eui-Soung, Jovan Kamcev, Kentaro Kobayashi, Ni Yan, Rahul Sujanani, Samantha J. Talley, Robert B. Moore, Donald R. Paul, and Benny D. Freeman, "Effect of Water Content on Sodium Chloride Sorption in Cross-Linked Cation Exchange Membranes," Macromolecules, 52, 2569-2579, (14 March 2019). https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.8b02550.

Howard, Michael P., Thomas M. Truskett, and Arash Nikoubashman, "Cross-stream Migration of a Brownian Droplet in a Polymer Solution Under Poiseuille Flow," Soft Matter, 15, 3168-3178 (11 March 2019). https://doi.org/10.1039/c8sm02552e.

Howard, Michael P., Arash Nikoubashman, and Jeremy C. Palmer, "Modeling Hydrodynamic Interactions in Soft Materials with Multiparticle Collision Dynamics," Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering, 23, 34-43 (March 2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coche.2019.02.007.

Galizia, Michele, Gerald S. Manning, Donald R. Paul, and Benny D. Freeman, "Ion Partitioning Between Brines and Ion Exchange Polymers," Polymer, 165, 91-100 (28 February 2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2019.01.026

Jang, Eui-Soung, William Mickols, Rahul Sujanani, Alysha Helenic, Theodore J. Dilenschneider, Jovan Kamcev, Donald R. Paul, and Benny D. Freeman, “Influence of Concentration Polarization and Thermodynamic Non-ideality on Salt Transport in Reverse Osmosis Membranes,” Journal of Membrane Science, 572, 668-675 (15 February 2019), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.memsci.2018.11.006.

Aryal, Dipak and Venkat Ganesan, "Impact of Cross-linking of Polymers on Transport of Salt and Water in Polyelectrolyte Membranes: A Mesoscopic Simulation Study," The Journal of Chemical Physics, 149, 224902 (13 December 2018), https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5057708