Peter Kofinas

Picture of Peter Kofinas

Current Research Projects

Selected Publications

Research Group


Picture of Macromolecule

 








Kofinas Complete Publications List

72. Dry Polymer Electrolytes With Sulfur Based Ionic Liquid for Lithium Batteries A.S. Fisher, M.B. Khalid, M. Widstrom, and P. Kofinas. J. of Power Sources, 196, 9767– 9773, 2011.


71.  Color Changing Block Copolymer Films for Chemical Sensing of Simple Sugars  O.B. Ayyub, J.W. Sekowski, T-I Yang, X. Zhang, R. Briber, and P. Kofinas. Biosensors and Bioelectronics,  28 (2011) 349– 354, 2011.

70. Controlled synthesis of core–shell iron–silica nanoparticles and their magneto-dielectric properties in polymer composites T-I Yang, R.N.C. Brown, L. C. Kempel, and P. Kofinas. Nanotechnology, 22, 105601, 2011.

69.  FVII Dependent Coagulation Activation in Citrated Plasma by Polymer Hydrogels  B.J. Casey, A.M. Behrens, J. Hess, Z. J. Wu, B. Griffith, and P. Kofinas  Biomacromolecules, 11, 3248–3255, 2010.

68.  Small angle neutron scattering study of deuterated sodium dodecylsulfate micellization in dilute poly((2–dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) solutions
W. Lee, P. Kofinas, and R.M. Briber.Polymer, 51, 2872-2878, 2010
 

67. Imprinted Polymer Hydrogels for the Separation of Viruses L. D. Bolisay, and P. Kofinas, Macromolecular Symposia, 291–292, 302–306, 2010

66. Surfactant-modified Nickel Zinc Iron Oxide / Polymer Nanocomposites for Radio Frequency Applications T-I Yang, L. Kempel, and P. Kofinas.  Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 12(8), 2967, 2010.

65. Block Copolymer Solid Battery Electrolyte with High Li-ion Transference Number A. Ghosh, C. Wang, and P. Kofinas.  J. Electrochemical Society, 157(7), A846-A849, 2010.

64.  Effects of Charge Density on the Recognition Properties of Molecularly Imprinted Polyampholyte Hydrogels  D.S. Janiak,  O.B. Ayyub, and P. Kofinas.  Polymer, 51, 665–670, 2010.

63.  The Effects of Charge Density on the Recognition Properties of Molecularly Imprinted Polymeric Hydrogels  D.S. Janiak, O.B. Ayyub, and P. Kofinas. Macromolecules, 42 (5), 1703–1709, 2009.

62.  Block Copolymer Nanotemplating of Tobacco Mosaic and Tobacco Necrosis Viruses A.V. Cresce, J.N. Culver, W.E. Bentley, and P. Kofinas. 
Acta Biomaterialia, 5(3), 893–902, 2009.

61. Oxidation Effect on Templating of Metal Oxide Nanoparticles within Block Copolymers P. Akcora, R.M. Briber, and P. Kofinas. Polymer, 50(5), 1223-1227, 2009.

60.  Effect of complexation conditions on xanthan-chitosan polyelectrolyte complex gels S. Argin-Soysal, P. Kofinas, and Y.Martin Lo. Food Hydrocolloids, 23, 202–209, 2009.

59. PEO based Block Copolymer as Solid State Lithium Battery Electrolyte A. Ghosh, and P. Kofinas. Electrochemical Society Transactions, 11(29), 131-137, 2008.

58. Magneto-dielectric Properties of Polymer-Fe3O4 Nanocomposites
Ta-I Yang, Rene N.C Brown, Leo C. Kempel, and P. Kofinas. 
Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 320, 2714–2720, 2008.

57. Nanostructured Block Copolymer Dry Electrolyte A. Ghosh, and P. Kofinas.  J. Electrochemical Society, 155(6) A428-A431, 2008.

56. Self-Assembly of Virus-Structured High Surface Area Nanomaterials and Their Application as Battery Electrodes Elizabeth Royston, Ayan Ghosh, Peter Kofinas, Michael Harris, and James N. Culver, Langmuir, 24(3); 906-912, 2008.

55.  Towards oriented assembly of proteins onto magnetic nanoparticles
 Chi-Wei Hung, Tracey P. Holoman, Peter Kofinas, and William E. Bentley.  Biochemical Engineering Journal, 38(2), 164-170, 2008.

54.  Selective binding of carcinoembryonic antigen using imprinted polymeric hydrogels  Brendan J. Casey, and Peter Kofinas.  Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A ,  87A(2), 359-363.

53.  Optimization of Virus Imprinting Methods To Improve Selectivity and Reduce Nonspecific Binding  Linden D. Bolisay, James N. Culver, and Peter Kofinas. Biomacromolecules,  8(12), 3893-3899, 2007.

52.  Molecular Imprinting of Peptides and Proteins in Aqueous Media
D. S. Janiak, and P Kofinas. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 389(2), 399-404, 2007.

51. Dielectric Properties of Polymer Nanoparticle Composites T-I Yang, and P. Kofinas.  Polymer, 48, 791-798, 2007.

50.  Nanopatterning of Recombinant Proteins Using Block Copolymer Templates
Arthur V. Cresce, Joshua S. Silverstein, William E. Bentley, and P. Kofinas.
Macromolecules, 39(17), 5826-5829, 2006.

49.  Molecularly Imprinted Polymers for Tobacco Mosaic Virus Recognition
Linden D. Bolisay, James N. Culver, and P. Kofinas,
Biomaterials, 27(22), 4165-4168, 2006.

48.  TEM Characterization of Diblock Copolymer Templated Iron Oxide Nanoparticles: Bulk Solution and Thin Film Surface Doping Approach  P. Akcora, R.M. Briber, and P. Kofinas. Polymer, 47(6), 2018-2022, 2006.

47.  Characterization of Network Morphology in Anion Binding Hydrogels Used for Wastewater Remediation D. R. Kioussis, and P. Kofinas,
Polymer
, 46(23), 10167-10172, 2005.

46. Characterization of Anion Diffusion in  Polymer Hydrogels Used for Wastewater Remediation D. R. Kioussis, and P. Kofinas,
Polymer, 46(22), 9342-9347, 2005.

45. Structural and magnetic characterization of norbornene-deuterated norbornene dicarboxylic acid diblock copolymers doped with iron Oxide nanoparticles, P. Akcora, X. Zhang, B. Varughese, R. Briber, and P. Kofinas.
Polymer
, 46(14), 5194-5201, 2005.

44.  Magnetic properties and morphology of diblock copolymer templated ferrimagnetic cobalt oxide nanoparticles, S. R. Ahmed, and P. Kofinas.
Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
, 228C, 219-223, 2005. 

43.  Magnetic and structural characterization of CoFe2O4 nanoparticles encapsulated within block copolymer films G.C. Papaefthymiou,  S.R. Ahmed,  P. Kofinas.  Reviews on Advanced Materials Science 10(4): 306-313 Sp. Iss. SI, Oct 2005

42.  Synthesis of an A/B/C Triblock Copolymer for Battery Materials Applications  Steven E. Bullock, and P. Kofinas. Macromolecules, 37(5), 1783-1786, 2004

41.  Nanoscale Battery Materials Based on the Self-Assembly of Block Copolymers Steven E. Bullock, and P. Kofinas.  Journal of Power Sources, 132, 256-260,2004.

40.  Separation of Baculoviruses Using Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Hydrogels Linden D.V. Bolisay, John F. March, William E. Bentley, and P. Kofinas.
Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.,
787, G3.1/1-G3.1/5, 2004.

39.  Isomeric Glucose Recognition Using Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Hydrogels Paraskevi Parmpi, Linden D.V. Bolisay, and P. Kofinas.
Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.,
787, G6.2/1-G6.2/6, 2004.

38.  Biomimetic Glucose Recognition Using Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Hydrogels  Paraskevi Parmpi, and  P. Kofinas. 
Biomaterials
, 25(10), 1969-1973, 2004.    

37.  Polydispersity Control in Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Amphiphilic Norbornene Diblock Copolymers, S.R. Ahmed, S. E. Bullock, A. V. W. Cresce, and P. Kofinas.  Polymer, 44(16), 4943-4948 , 2003. 

36.  Magnetic Properties and Morphology of Block Copolymer Templated Ferrrimagnetic CoFe2O4 Nanoparticles, S.R. Ahmed, and P. Kofinas. 
IEEE Transactions on Magnetics
, 39(5), 2198-2200, 2003.  

35.  Synthesis and Characterization of ZnO Nanostructures Templated Using Diblock Copolymers  R. F.  Mulligan, A. A. Illiadis, and P. Kofinas.  
Journal of Applied Polymer Science
, 89(4), 1058-1061, 2003. 

34.  Reactive phosphorus removal from aquaculture and poultry productions systems using polymeric hydrogels  P. Kofinas, D. R.  Kioussis.
Environmental Science and Technology, 37, 423-427, 2003. 

33.  Properties of self-assembled ZnO nanostructures H. A. Ali, A.A. Iliadis, R. F. Mulligan, A.V. W. Cresce, and P Kofinas.
Solid-State Electronics
, 46, 1639-1642, 2002.   

32.  Polymeric Nanoscale All-Solid State Battery Steven E. Bullock, and P. Kofinas.  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol 705, 223-226 ,2002.

31.  Synthesis and Characterization of  Self-Assembled Piezoelectric ZnO Nanostructures and Integration with Si Processing A. V. Cresce, H. A. Ali, A. A. Iliadis, U. Lee, and Peter Kofinas. Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 728,  115-120, 2002.

30.  Controlled Room Temperature Synthesis of CoFe 2 04 Nanoparticles Through a Block Copolymer Nanoreactor Route Sufi R. Ahmed, and P. Kofinas. Macromolecules ,35(9), 3338-3341 ,2002.

29.  Magnetic Properties of CoFe 2 04 Nanoparticles Synthesized Through a Block Copolymer Nanoreactor Route Sufi R. Ahmed, S. B. Ogale, Georgia C. Papaefthymiou, Ramamoorthy Ramesh, and P. Kofinas. 
Applied Physics Letters
, 80 (9),1616-1618, 2002.   

28.  Molecularly Imprinted Polymeric Hydrogels Displaying Isomerically Resolved Glucose Binding W. J. Wizeman, and P. Kofinas.
Biomaterials
,22 (12), 1485-1491, 2001. 

27.  Ammonium Perchlorate-Binding Poly(allylamine hydrochloride) Hydrogels for Wastewater Remediation D. R. Kioussis, D. F. Smith, and P. Kofinas.
Journal of Applied Polymer Science
, 80(11),2073-2083,2001.

26.  Path Dependent Microstructure Orientation During Plane Strain Compression of Semicrystalline Block Copolymers P. L. Drzal, J. D. Barnes, and P. Kofinas. Polymer, 42(13),5633-56342,2001.

25.  Properties of self-assembled ZnO nanostructures on Si and SiO2 wafers  H.A. Ali, A. A. Iliadis, U. Lee, P.Kofinas. Symp. Proc. – Int. Semicond. Device Res. Symposium, 454-457, 2001.

24.  Reactive Nitrogen and Phosphorus Removal from Aquaculture Wastewater Effluents Using Polymer Hydrogels D. R. Kioussis, F. W. Wheaton, and P. Kofinas.  Aquacultural Engineering ,23(4) ,315-332, 2000.

23.  Synthesis and Magnetic Propertis of Block Copolymer -CoFe 2 04 Nanoclusters Sufi R.Ahmed , and Peter Kofinas.  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. , 3 (661) 2001.

22.  Synthesis of Self-Assembled Metal-Oxide Nanostructures in a Diblock Copolymer Matrix and Integration Onto Semiconductor Surfaces Robert F. Mulligan, Agis, A. Iliadis, U. Lee, and Peter Kofinas. 
Mat. Res. Soc. Proc.
, 642 , J2.11, 2001. 

21.  Synthesis and Characterization of ZnO Nanoparticles Within Block Copolymers [HTML] Robert F. Mulligan, Agis, A. Iliadis, and Peter Kofinas. Polym. Mater. Sci. Eng. , 41 , 447, 2000. 

20.  Microstructure Orientation and Nanoporous Gas Transport in Semicrystalline Block Copolymer Membranes  P. L. Drzal, A. F. Halasa,  and P. Kofinas.
Polymer
, 41(12) ,4671-4677, 2000. 

19.  Selective anion sorption and recovery from wastewater by polyelectrolyte hydrogels D. R. Kioussis, and P. Kofinas. Polym. Prepr. (Am. Chem. Soc. Div. Polym. Chem.), 41, 1679-1680, 2000.

18.  Glucose-specific polymeric molecular imprints  W.W. Wizeman, and P. Kofinas. Polym. Prepr. (Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Polym. Chem.), 41, 1632, 2000.

17.  Synthesis and characterization of ZnO nanoparticles within diblock copolymer templates R. F. Mulligan, A. A. Iliadis, and P. Kofinas. Polym. Mater. Sci. Eng. , 41, 447, 2000.

16.  Synthesis and characterization of block copolymer-CoFe2O4 nanoclusters: Parameters influencing the magnetic properties of the nanocomposite” S.R. Ahmed, and P. Kofinas. Polym. Mater. Sci. Eng., 83, 379, 2000.

15.  Orientation Texture and Gas Transport in Semicrystalline Block Copolymer Blends , P. Kofinas and P. L. Drzal,
Rubber Chemistry and Technology
, 72 (918)  1999.

14.  Phosphate Binding Polymeric Hydrogels for Aquaculture Wastewater Remediation , D. R. Kioussis, F. W. Wheaton, and P. Kofinas. 
Aquacultural Engineering
, 19(163), 1999.  

13.  SAXS Studies of the Transverse Orientation Texture in Plane Strain Compression of Semicrystalline Triblock Copolymers  P. Kofinas, P. L. Drzal. Polym. Mater. Sci. Eng., 79, 1999.

12.  Orientation Texture and Gas Transport in Semicrystalline Block Copolymer Blends  P. Kofinas. ACS Rubber Division Meeting Proceedings, 1998.

11.  Anion Binding Polymeric Hydrogels for Wastewater Remediation , D. R. Kioussis, and P. Kofinas.  Pollution Prevention and Environmental Risk Reduction Topical Conference Reprints , American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 1998, Miami Fl, pp 494-505.  

10.  Development of Methods for Quantitative Characterization of Network Morphology in Pharmaceutical Hydrogels , P. Kofinas and R. E. Cohen. Biomaterials , 18 (1361) 1997. 

9.  Hydrogels Prepared by Electron Irradiation of Poly (Ethylene Oxide ) in Water Solution: Unexpected Dependence of Cross - Link Density and of Protein Diffusion Coefficients on Initial PEO Molecular Weight , P. Kofinas, V. Athanassiou and E. W. Merrill. Biomaterials , 17 (1547), 1996.  

8.  Melt Processing of Semicrystalline E/EP/E Triblock Copolymers Near the Order-Disorder Transition , P. Kofinas and R.E. Cohen.
Macromolecules
, 28(336), 1995.  

7.  Shear Induced Morphology of Semicrystalline Diblock and Triblock Copolymers , P. Kofinas and R.E. Cohen.
Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.
, 321(523), 1994.

6.  Morphology of Highly Textured Ethylene / Ethylene-Propylene (E / EP) Semicrystalline Block Copolymers , P. Kofinas and R.E. Cohen.
Macromolecules , 27(3002), 1994.

5.  Gas Permeability of E / EP Semicrystalline Diblock Copolymers P. Kofinas and R.E. Cohen, A. F. Halasa. Polymer, 35(1229), 1994.

4.  Path Dependent Morphologies of a Diblock Copolymer of Polystyrene \ H- Polybutadiene, R.E. Cohen, P.L. Cheng, K. Douzinas, P. Kofinas and C.V. Berney. Macromolecules , 23(324), 1990.

3.  “Self-Assembly in Branched Liquid Crystalline Polymers” C. W. Lantman, D. Nerger, D. A.Wicks, A. Karbach, P. Kofinas, S. K. Starry PMSE Preprints, ACS National Meeting, Atlanta 1990.

2.  `` SANS Studies of the Configurations of Single Chains in Heterogeneous Block Copolymers'', C.V. Berney, P.L. Cheng, P. Kofinas and R.E. Cohen.
Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.
, 79(175), 1987.

1.  A Reexamination of Single-Chain Scattering in Heterogeneous Block CopolymersC.V. Berney, P. Kofinas and R.E. Cohen. 
Polymer Communications
, 27(330), 1986.

University  of Maryland  
Engineering Home         Back to Top        

Questions or comments?
kofinas@umd.edu
tel: (301) 405-7335,
fax: (301) 405-0523