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PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2020



Concentration Fluctuations and Nano-Segregation in a Simplified Industrial Blend with Large Dynamic Asymmetry
Gambino, Thomas; Shafqat, Numera; Alegria, Angel; Malicki, Nicolas; Dronet, Severin; Radulescu, Aurel; Nemkovski, Kirill; Arbe, Arantxa; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 53 (2020) Accepted
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.xxxxx

Increasing the temperature range of dipolar glass polymers through copolymerization: A first approach to dipolar glass copolymers
Bonardd S, Alegria A, Saldias C, Leiva A, Kortaberria G
Polymer 203 (2020) 122765 (14 pages) temporary free download
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.122765

Poly(alkylene 2,5-Furanoate)s Thin Films: Morphology, Crystallinity and Nanomechanical Properties
Robles-Hernandez, Beatriz; Soccio, Michelina; Castrillo, Iker; Guidotti, Giulia; Lotti, Nadia; Alegria, Angel; Daniel E Martinez-Tong
Polymer 204 (2020) 122825 (12 pages) temporary free download
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.122825
DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv.12309755.v1

Steering alkyne homocoupling with on-surface synthesized metal-organic complexes)
M. S. G. Mohammed, L. Colazzo, A. Gallardo, J. A. Pomposo, P. Jelinek, D. G. de Oteyza
Chemical Communications 56 (2020) 8659-8662
DOI: 10.1039/d0cc03779f

Melts of Single Chain Nano-Particles: A Neutron Scattering Investigation
A. Arbe, J. Rubio, P. Malo de Molina, J. Maiz, J. A. Pomposo, P. Fouquet, S- Prevost, F. Juranyi, M. Khaneft, J. Colmenero
Journal of Applied Physics 127 (2020) 044305 (11 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.5140705

Single-chain nanoparticles: Opportunities provided by internal and external confinement (review)
Verde-Sesto, Ester; Arbe, Arantxa; Moreno, Angel J.; Cangialosi, Daniele; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan; Pomposo, Jose A.
Materials Horizons (2020) Accepted
DOI: 10.1039/D0MH00846J

Effect of paclitaxel in the water dynamics of MCF-7 breast cancer cells revealed by dielectric spectroscopy
Martins, Murillo; Bordallo, Heloisa; Arrese-Igor, Silvia; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
ACS Omega 5 (2020) 18602-18607
DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.0c00897

Tube dilation in isofrictional polymer blends based on polyisoprene with different topologies. Combination of dielectric and rheological spectroscopy, pulsed-field-gradient NMR and neutron spin echo (NSE) techniques
Malo de Molina, Paula; Alegria, Angel; Allgaier, Jurgen; Kruteva, Margarita; Hoffmann, Ingo; Prevost, Sylvain; Monkenbusch, Michael; Richter, Dieter; Arbe, Arantxa; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 53 (2020) 5919-5936
DOI: 10.1021/10.1021/acs.macromol.0c00045

How Does Microstructural Design Affect the Dynamics and Rheology of Segmented Polyurethanes?
Hamid Reza Heydarnezhad, Naser Mohammadi, Arantxa Arbe, Angel Alegria
Macromolecules 53 (2020) 5381-5398
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.0c00998

Broadband dielectric spectroscopy study of biobased poly(alkylene 2,5-furanoate)s' molecular dynamics
Michelina Soccio, Daniel E. Martinez-Tong, Giulia Guidotti, Beatriz Robles-Hernandez, Andrea Munari, Nadia Lotti, Angel Alegria
Polymers 12 (2020) 1355 (16 pages)
DOI: 10.3390/polym12061355

On the microscopic origins of relaxation processes in aqueous peptide solutions undergoing a glass transition
M. Weigler, I. Combarro-Palacios, S. Cerveny, and M. Vogel
J. Chem. Phys. 152 (2020) 234503 (12 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/5.0010312

Free Volume in a PVME Polymer-Water Solution
Sara Capponi, Fernando Alvarez, and Dusan Racko
Macromolecules 53 (2020) 4770-4782
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.0c00472

Resolving segmental polymer dynamics in nanocomposites by incoherent neutron spin-echo spectroscopy
Musino, Dafne; Oberdisse, Julian; Farago, Bela; Alegria, Angel; Genix, Anne-Caroline
ACS Macro Letters 9 (2020) 910-916
DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.0c00369

Insights into the Non-exponential Behaviour of the Dielectric Debye-like Relaxation in Monoalcohols
Silvia Arrese-Igor, Angel Alegria, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero
Journal of Molecular Liquids 312 (2020) 113441 (7 pages)
DOI: 10.1016/j.molliq.2020.113441

High Lithium Conductivity of Miscible PEO/Methacrylic Sulfonamide Anionic Polyelectrolyte Polymer Blends
Jorge L. Olmedo-Martinez, Luca Porcarelli, Angel Alegria, David Mecerreyes, Alejandro J. Muller
Macromolecules 53 (2020) 4442-4453
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.0c0073

Vitrification decoupling from alpha-relaxation in a metallic glass
Xavier Monnier, Daniele Cangialosi, Beatrice Ruta, Ralf Busch and Isabella Gallino
Science Advances 6 (2020) eaay1454 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aay1454

Coherent Structural Relaxation of Water from Meso- to Inter-molecular Scales Measured Using Neutron Spectroscopy with Polarization Analysis
Arantxa Arbe, Goran J Nilsen, J Ross Stewart, Fernando Alvarez, Victoria Garcia Sakai, and Juan Colmenero
Physical Review Research 2 (2020) 022015(R) (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevResearch.2.022015

Deformability and Solvent Penetration in Soft Nanoparticles at Liquid-Liquid Interfaces
D.J. Arismendi-Arrieta, A.J. Moreno
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 570 (2020) 212-222
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2020.02.102

Effect of environmental humidity on the ionic transport of poly(ethylene oxide) thin films by local dielectric spectroscopy
Martinez-Tong, Daniel; Markus, Paul; Papastavrou, Georg; Alegria, Angel
Soft Matter 16 (2020) 3203-3208
DOI: 10.1039/C9SM02471A

From chemical structure to quantitative polymer properties prediction through convolutional neural networks
Luis A. Miccio, Gustavo A. Schwartz
Polymer 193 (2020) 122341 (7 pages)
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.122341

Dynamics of confined short-chain alkanol in MCM-41 by BDS: Effects of matrix and system treatments and filling factor
Josef Bartos, Silvia Arrese-Igor, Helena Svajdlenkova, Angela Kleinova, Angel Alegria
Polymers 12 (2020) 610-626
DOI: 10.3390/polym12030610

Coarsening Kinetics of Complex Macromolecular Architectures in Bad Solvent
Mariarita Paciolla, Daniel J. Arismendi-Arrieta, Angel J. Moreno
Polymers 12 (2020) 531-551
DOI: 10.3390/polym12030531

Glass Transition and Crystallization in Colloidal Polymer Nanoparticles
Daniele Cangialosi and Aurora Nogales
in 'Polymer Colloids: Formation, Characterization and Applications', Chapter 8 (2020) 263-288
DOI: 10.1039/9781788016476-00263

Poly(ethylene oxide) melt intercalation in graphite oxide: sensitivity to topology, cyclic versus linear chains
Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Allgaier, Jurgen; Alegria, Angel
Macromolecules 53 (2020) 406-416
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01846

Modeling the high frequency mechanical relaxation of simplified industrial polymer mixtures using dielectric relaxation results
Thomas Gambino, Angel Alegria, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero, Nicolas Malicki, Severin Dronetd
Polymer 187 (2020) 122051 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2019.122051



PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2019



Controlling the stereospecific bonding motif of Au-thiolate links
L. Colazzo, M. S. G. Mohammed, A. Gallardo, Z. M. Abd El-Fattah, J. A. Pomposo, P. Jelinek, D. G. de Oteyza
Nanoscale 11 (2019) 15567-15575
DOI: 10.1039/C9NR04383G

Mechanical and Morphological Properties of Waterborne ABA Hard-Soft-Hard Block Copolymers Synthesized by Means of RAFT Miniemulsion Polymerization
Gordana Siljanovska Petreska, Arantxa Arbe, Clemens Auschra and Maria Paulis
Polymers 11 (2019) 1259 (18 pages)
DOI: 10.3390/polym11081259

Effect of molecular weight on vitrification kinetics and molecular mobility of a polymer glass confined at the microscale
Xavier Monnier, Daniele Cangialosi
Thermochimica Acta 677 (2019) 60-66
DOI: 10.1016/j.tca.2019.01.011

Advances in the Phototriggered Synthesis of Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles
Ester Verde-Sesto; Agustin Blazquez-Martin and Jose A. Pomposo
Polymers 11 (2019) 1903 (21 pages)
DOI: 10.3390/polym11111903

Synthesis of macrocyclic poly(ethylene oxide)s containing a protected thiol group: a strategy for decorating gold surfaces with ring polymers
M. Ali Aboudzadeh, Mikel Dolz, Xavier Monnier, Estibaliz Gonzalez de San Roman, Daniele Cangialosi, Marek Grzelczak and Fabienne Barroso-Bujans
Polymer Chemistry 10 (2019) 6495-6504
DOI: 10.1039/c9py01394f

How confinement affects the nucleation, crystallization and dielectric relaxation of poly(butylene succinate) and poly(butylene adipate) infiltrated within nanoporous alumina templates
Safari, Maryam; Maiz, Jon; Shi, Guangyu; Juanes, Diana; Liu, Guoming; Wang, Dujin; Mijangos, Carmen; Alegria, Angel; Muller, Alejandro
Langmuir 35 (2019) 15168-15179
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.9b02215

Molecular insight into dipole relaxation processes in water-lysine mixture
Alexandr Nasedkin, Silvina Cerveny, and Jan Swenson
J. Phys. Chem. B 12 (2019) 6056-6064
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.9b01928

Tuning molecular dynamics by hydration and confinement: antiplasticizing effect of water in hydrated prilocaine nanoclusters
G.N. Ruiz, I. Combarro-Palacios, S.E. McLain, G. A. Schwartz, L.C. Pardo, S. Cerveny and R. Macovez
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 21 (2019) 15576-15583
DOI: 10.1039/c9cp01771b

Direct observation of dynamic tube dilation in entangled polymer blends: A combination of neutron scattering and dielectric techniques.
Paula Malo de Molina, Angel Alegria, Jurgen Allgaier, Margarita Kruteva, Ingo Hoffmann, Sylvain Prevost, Michael Monkenbusch, Dieter Richter, Arantxa Arbe, and Juan Colmenero
Physical Review Letters 123 (2019) 187802
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.123.187802

Mechanical and Morphological Properties of Waterborne ABA Hard-Soft-Hard Block Copolymers Synthesized by Means of RAFT Miniemulsion Polymerization
Gordana Siljanovska Petreska, Arantxa Arbe, Clemens Auschra and Maria Paulis
Polymers 11 (2019) 1259 (18 pages)
DOI: 10.3390/polym11081259

Processing Pathways Decide Polymer Properties at the Molecular Level
Sivasurender Chandran, Jorg Baschnagel, Daniele Cangialosi, Koji Fukao, Emmanouil Glynos, Liesbeth M. C. Janssen, Marcus Muller, Murugappan Muthukumar, Ullrich Steiner, Jun Xu, Simone Napolitano, Gunter Reiter
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 7146-7156
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01195

Tunable Properties of MAPLE-Deposited Thin Films in the Presence of Suppressed Segmental Dynamics
Yucheng Wang, Kaichen Gu, Xavier Monnier, Hyuncheol Jeong, Mithun Chowdhury, Daniele Cangialosi, Yueh-Lin Loo, Rodney D. Priestley
ACS Macro Letters 8 (2019) 1115-1121
DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.9b00406

Glassy dynamics of an all-polymer nanocomposite based on polystyrene single chain nanoparticles
Robles-Hernandez, Beatriz; Monnier, Xavier; Pomposo, Jose; Gonzalez-Burgos, Marina; Cangialosi, Daniele; Alegria, Angel
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 6868-6877
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01257

Mesoscale Dynamics in Melts of Single-Chain Polymeric Nano-Particles
Arbe, Arantxa; Rubio-Cervilla, Jon; Alegria, Angel; Moreno, Angel; Pomposo, Jose; Robles-Hernandez, Beatriz; Malo de Molina, Paula; Fouquet, Peter; Juranyi, Fanni; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 6935-6942
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01264

MALDI-ToF MS Study of Macrocyclic Polyethers Generated by Electrophilic Zwitterionic Ring Expansion Polymerization of Monosubstituted Epoxides with B(C6F5)3
Farihah M. Haque, Ca'ra M. Schexnayder, Jon M. Matxain, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Scott M. Grayson
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 6369-6381
DOI:10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01050

Preparation and Preliminary Evaluation of Povidone Single-Chain Nanoparticles as Potential Drug Delivery Nanocarriers
Isabel Asenjo-Sanz, Maite Del-Corte, Jokin Pinacho-Olaciregui, Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, Edurne Gonzalez, Ester Verde-Sesto, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero, and Jose A. Pomposo
Med One 4 (2019) e190013 (16 pages)
DOI: 10.20900/mo.20190013

Cure dependent morphology of acrylic/alkyd hybrid latex films via nanomechanical mapping
Elodie Limousin, Daniel E. Martinez-Tong, Nicholas Ballard, Jose M. Asua
ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 1 (2019) 2213-2223
DOI: 10.1021/acsapm.9b00507

Shell Architecture Strongly Influences the Glass Transition, Surface Mobility, and Elasticity of Polymer Core-Shell Nanoparticles
Eunsoo Kang, Bartlomiej Graczykowski, Ulrich Jonas, Dane Christie,Laura A. G. Gray, Daniele Cangialosi, Rodney D. Priestley, George Fytas
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 5399-5406
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b00766

Broadband dielectric spectroscopy to validate architectural features in Type-A polymers: revisiting the poly(glycidyl phenyl ether) case
Daniel E. Martinez-Tong, Jordan Ochs, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Angel Alegria
European Physical Journal E 42 (2019) 93 (14 pages)
DOI: 10.1140/epje/i2019-11859-x

Two-dimensional ordering in 1-propanol-graphite-oxide intercalates: isotopic effects
Carlos Cabrillo, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Silvina Cerveny, Ricardo Fernandez-Perea, Felix Fernandez-Alonso, Daniel Bowron, Francisco Javier Bermejo
Molecular Physics, Special Issue dedicated to Alan K. Soper, 117 (2019) 3434-3444
DOI: 10.1080/00268976.2019.1638978

Water dynamics in the hydration shells of biological and non-biological polymer
Silvina Cerveny and Jan Swenson
J. Chem. Phys. 150 (2019) 234904 (9 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.5096392

Effect of Molecular Crowding on Conformation and Interactions of Single-Chain Nanoparticles
Julian Oberdisse, Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, Ander Mendia, Arantxa Arbe, Angel J. Moreno, Jose A. Pomposo, Aurel Radulescu, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 4295-4305
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b00506

Valuable structure-size relationships for tadpole-shaped single-chain nanoparticles with long and short flexible tails unveiled
Isabel Asenjo-Sanz, Ester Verde-Sesto and Jose A. Pomposo
Phys Chem Chem Phys 21 (2019) 10884-10887
DOI: 10.1039/C9CP01318K

The effect of vulcanization additives on the dielectric response of styrenebutadiene rubber compounds
Lucia Ortega, Silvina Cerveny, Clemens Sill, Nihat Ali Isitman, Ana Lucia Rodriguez-Garraza, Mathias Meyer, Stephan Westermann, Gustavo A. Schwartz
Polymer 172 (2019) 205-212
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2019.03.073

New poly(itaconate)s with bulky pendant groups as candidates for 'all-polymer' dielectrics
Galder Kortaberria, Angel Leiva, Cesar Saldias, Oscar Ramirez, Sebastian Bonardd, Angel Alegria
Reactive and Functional Polymers 140 (2019) 1-13
DOI: 10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2019.04.010

Motions of water and solutes-Slaving versus plasticization phenomena
Izaskun Combarro Palacios, Christoffer Olsson, Christina S. Kamma-Lorger, Jan Swenson, and Silvina Cerveny
J. Chem. Phys. 150 (2019) 124902 (7 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.5030064

Polymer Chain Diffusion in Polymer Blends. A Theoretical Interpretation Based on a Memory Function Formalism
Juan Colmenero
J. Pol. Sci B, Pol. Phys. 57 (2019) 1239-1245
DOI: 10.1002/polb.24811

Glass-Transition Dynamics of Mixtures of Linear Poly(vinyl methyl ether) with Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles: Evidence of a New Type of Nanocomposite Materials
Beatriz Robles-Hernandez, Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, Jose A. Pomposo, Juan Colmenero and Angel Alegria
Polymers 11 (2019) 533 (14 pages)
DOI: 10.3390/polym11030533

Brushes of Elastic Single-Chain Nanoparticles on Flat Surfaces
I. Asenjo-Sanz, A.J. Moreno, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, J.A. Pomposo
Polymer 169 (2019) 207-214
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2019.02.061

Facile Access to Completely-Deuterated Single-Chain Nanoparticles Enabled by Intramolecular Azide Photodecomposition
Jon Rubio-Cervilla, Paula Malo de Molina, Beatriz Robles-Hernandez, Arantxa Arbe, Angel J. Moreno, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero and Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecular Rapid Communications 40 (2019) 1900046 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201900046

Influence of Chain Primary Structure and Topology (Branching) on Crystallization and Thermal Properties: The Case of Polysulfides
Ricardo A. Perez-Camargo, Richard d'Arcy, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Nicola Tirelli, and Alejandro J. Muller
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 2093-2104
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b02659

Dielectric relaxation as a probe to verify the symmetrical growth of two-arm poly(glycidyl phenyl ether) initiated by t-BuP4/ ethylene glycol
Ochs, Jordan; Martinez-Tong, Daniel; Alegria, Angel; Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 2083-2092
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b02530

Single-Chain Nanoparticles Under Homogeneous Shear Flow
Maud Formanek and Angel J. Moreno
Macromolecules 52 (2019) 1821-1831
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b02617

Synthesis of new poly(itaconate)s containing nitrile groups as high dipolar moment entities for the development of dipolar glass polymers with increased dielectric constant. Thermal and dielectric characterization
Sebastian Bonardd, Angel Alegria; Oscar Ramirez; Cesar Saldias; Angel Leiva, Galder Kortaberria
European Polymer Journal 114 (2019) 19-31
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2019.02.013

Numerical Modelling of Non-Ionic Microgels: An Overview
L. Rovigatti, N. Gnan, L. Tavagnacco, A.J. Moreno, E. Zaccarelli
Soft Matter 15 (2019) 1108-1119
DOI: 10.1039/C8SM02089B

Kinetics of the condensation reaction of urea and furfural in a heterogeneous phase leading to difurfurylidenetriurea: a calorimetric study
Ariel Martinez Garcia, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Ricardo Martinez Sanchez, Luis A. Montero Cabrera
Thermochimica Acta 672 (2019) 79-85
DOI: 10.1016/j.tca.2018.12.014

Isolation of cyclic penta(ethylene oxide) from mixtures with its linear analog by combining selective intercalation into graphite oxide and solvent approaches
Daniel Ruiz, Angel Alegria, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans
Separation and Purification Technology 213 (2019) 142-150
DOI: 10.1016/j.seppur.2018.12.031

Synthesis of Single-Ring Nanoparticles Mimicking Natural Cyclotides by a Stepwise Folding-Activation-Collapse Process
Jon Rubio-Cervilla, Hendrik Frisch, Christopher, Barner-Kowollik and Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecular Rapid Communications 40 (2019) 1800491 (6 pags)
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201800491


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2018



The C Terminus of the Ribosomal-Associated Protein LrtA Is an Intrinsically Disordered Oligomer.
Neira, J.L.; Giudici, A.M.; Hornos, F.; Arbe, A.; Rizzuti, B.
Int. J. Mol. Sci. 19 (2018) 3902.
DOI: 10.1021/10.3390/ijms19123902

Insights into the Network Structure of Cross-Linked Polymers Synthesized via Miniemulsion Nitroxide-Mediated Radical Polymerization
Ehsan Mehravar, Amaia Agirre, Nicholas Ballard, Steven van Es, Arantxa Arbe, Jose R. Leiza, and Jose M. Asua
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 9740-9748
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b01648

Photoactivation of Aggregation-Induced Emission Molecules for Fast and Efficient Synthesis of Highly Fluorescent Single-Chain Nanoparticles
Julen De-La-Cuesta and Jose A. Pomposo
ACS Omega 3 (2018) 15193-15199
DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.8b02374

Physical Aging of Polymers
Daniele Cangialosi
Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology 2018 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
DOI: 10.1002/0471440264.pst015.pub2

Effect of hydrogen bonding on the physicochemical and rheological features of chemically modified phenoxy
Leire Sangroniz; Ainara Sangroniz; Angel Alegria; Mercedes Fernandez; Lourdes Irusta; Alejandro J Muller; Agustin Etxeberria; Anton Santamaria
Polymer 159 (2018) 12-22
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2018.11.002

A multi-scale approach for percolation transition and its application to cement setting
Achutha Prabhu, Jean-Christophe Gimel, Andres Ayuela, Silvia Arrese-Igor,
Juan J. Gaitero, Jorge S. Dolado
Scientific Reports 8 (2018) 15830 (11 pages)
DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-33918-6

Polyitaconates: a new family of 'all polymer' dielectrics
Sebastian Bonardd, Angel Alegria, Cesar Saldias, Angel Leiva, and Galder Kortaberria
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 44 (2018) 38476-38492
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b14636

Thermodynamic Ultrastability of a Polymer Glass Confined at the Micrometer Length Scale
Xavier Monnier and Daniele Cangialosi
Phys. Rev. Lett. 121 (2018) 137801 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.137801

Enzyme-mimetic synthesis of PEDOT from self-folded iron-containing single-chain nanoparticles (invited contribution)
Julen De-La-Cuesta, Isabel Asenjo-Sanz, Alejandro Latorre-Sanchez, Edurne Gonzalez, Daniel E. Martinez-Tong and Jose A. Pomposo
European Polymer Journal, Special Issue: "Biomimetic Polymers" 109 (2018) 447-452
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2018.09.012

Multimodal character of shear viscosity response in hydrogen bonded liquids
Arrese-Igor, Silvia; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 20 (2018) 27758-27765
DOI: 10.1039/C8CP04183K

Applying Polymer Blend Dynamics Concepts to a Simplified Industrial System. A Combined Effort by Dielectric Spectroscopy and Neutron Scattering
Gambino, Thomas; Alegria, Angel; Arbe, Arantxa; Colmenero, Juan; Malicki, Nicolas; Dronet, Severin; Schnell, Benoit; Lohstroh, Wiebke; Nemkovski, Kirill
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 6692-6706
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b00881

Computational Investigation of Microgels: Synthesis and Effect of the Microstructure on the Deswelling Behavior
Angel J. Moreno and Federica Lo Verso
Soft Matter 14 (2018) 7083-7096
DOI: 10.1039/C8SM01407H

Local Domain Size in Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles
J.A. Pomposo, A.J. Moreno, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero
ACS Omega 3 (2018) 8648-8654
DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.8b01331

Relaxation Processes in Liquids and Glass-Forming Systems: What Can We Learn by Comparing Neutron Scattering and Dielectric Spectroscopy Results?
Arantxa Arbe and Juan Colmenero
Chapter 8 in Kremer F., Loidl A. (eds), "The Scaling of Relaxation Processes" pp 247-277. Advances in Dielectrics. Springer, Cham 2018, ISBN 978-3-319-72706-6
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-72706-6_8

Ultrafiltration of single-chain polymer nanoparticles through nanopores and nanoslits
Jose A. Pomposo, Jon Rubio-Cervilla, Edurne Gonzalez, Angel J. Moreno, Arantxa Arbe and Juan Colmenero
Polymer 148 (2018) 61-67
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2018.06.030

The very long-term physical aging of glassy polymers
Natalia G. Perez-De Eulate and Daniele Cangialosi
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 20 (2018) 12356-12361
DOI: 10.1039/C8CP01940A

Surface reconstruction of chiral glassy oligomers under the action of volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
Petr Shibaev, Daniel Carrozzi, Lee Vigilia, Anthony Panariti and Gustavo Ariel Schwartz
Liquid Crystals 45 (2018) published online (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2018.1473646

Differences between isotropic and self-nucleated PCL melts detected by dielectric experiments
Sangroniz, Leire; Alamo, Rufina; Cavallo, Dario; Santamaria, Antxon; Muller, Alejandro; Alegria, Angel
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 3663-3671
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b00708

Double Mechanism for Structural Recovery of Polystyrene Nanospheres
Natalia G. Perez-De-Eulate, and Daniele Cangialosi
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 3299-3307
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b00502

Membrane-containing virus particles exhibit the mechanics of a composite material for genome protection
S. Azinas, F. Bano, I. Torca, D. H. Bamford, G. A. Schwartz, J. Esnaola, H. M. Oksanen, R. P. Richter, and N. G. Abrescia
Nanoscale 10 (2018) 7769-7779
DOI: 10.1039/C8NR00196K

Glass Transition and Physical Aging of Confined Polymers Investigated by Calorimetric Techniques (Chapter 8)
Daniele Cangialosi
Handbook of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry (Elsevier) 6, (2018) 301-337
DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-64062-8.00013-9

An insight into the anionic ring-opening polymerization with tetrabutylammonium azide for the generation of pure cyclic poly(glycidyl phenyl ether)
Ochs, Jordan; Veloso, Antonio; Martinez-Tong, Daniel; Alegria, Angel; Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 2447-2455
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02580

Mapping the Extra Solvent Power of Ionic Liquids for Monomers, Polymers, and Dry/Wet Globular Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles
Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, and Jose A. Pomposo
Langmuir 34 (2018) 3275-3282
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b04154

Extended Adam-Gibbs Approach To Describe the Segmental Dynamics of Cross-Linked Miscible Rubber Blends
Gustavo A. Schwartz, Lucia Ortega, Mathias Meyer, Nihat Ali Isitman, Clemens Sill, Stephan Westermann, and Silvina Cerveny
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 1741-1747
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02432

Influence of Chain Topology (Cyclic versus Linear) on the Nucleation and Isothermal Crystallization of Poly(L-lactide) and Poly(D-actide)
Nerea Zaldua, Romain Lienard, Thomas Josse, Manuela Zubitur, Agurtzane Mugica, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Julien De Winter, Olivier Coulembier, and Alejandro J. Muller
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 1718-1732
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02638

Crowding the Environment of Single-Chain Nanoparticles: A Combined Study by SANS and Simulations
Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, Arantxa Arbe, Angel J. Moreno, Jose A. Pomposo, Aurel Radulescu, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 1573-1585
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b02438

Direct Calorimetric Observation of the Rigid Amorphous Fraction in a Semiconducting Polymer
Jaime Martin, Natalie Stingelin, and Daniele Cangialosi
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 9 (2018) 990-995
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.7b03110

Excellent Stability in Water of Single-Chain Nanoparticles against Chain Scission by Sonication
Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, Edurne Gonzalez, and Jose A. Pomposo
Macromol. Rapid Commun. 39 (2018) 1700675 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201700675

Effect of Chain Stiffness on the Structure of Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles
A.J. Moreno, P. Bacova, F. LoVerso, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, J.A. Pomposo
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 30 (2018) 034001 (13 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/1361-648X/aa9f5c

The Role of the Functionality on the Branch Point Motion in Symmetric Star Polymers: A Combined Study by Simulations and Neutron Spin Echo Spectroscopy
S. Holler, A.J. Moreno, M. Zamponi, P. Bacova, L. Willner, H. Iatrou, P. Falus, D. Richter
Macromolecules 51 (2018) 242-253
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01579

Hierarchical aging pathways and reversible fragile-to-strong transition upon annealing of a metallic glass former
Isabella Gallino, Daniele Cangialosi, Zach Evenson, Lisa Schmitt, Simon Hechler, Moritz Stolpe, Beatrice Ruta
Acta Materialia 144 (2018) 400-410
DOI: 10.1016/j.actamat.2017.10.060

Active quinine-based films able to release antimicrobial compounds via melt quaternization at low temperature
A. Latorre-Sanchez, M. Johansson, Y. Zhang, M. Malkoch and J. A. Pomposo
J. Mater. Chem. B 6 (2018) 98-104
DOI: 10.1039/C7TB02739G


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2017


Gels Obtained by Colloidal Self-Assembly of Amphiphilic Molecules (Review)
Paula Malo de Molina and Michael Gradzielski
Gels 3 (2017) 30 (7 pages)
DOI: 10.3390/gels3030030

Advances in Single-Chain Nanoparticles for Catalysis Applications (Invited review)
J. Rubio-Cervilla, E. Gonzalez, J. Pomposo
Nanomaterials 7 (2017) 341 (20 pages)
DOI: 10.3390/nano7100341

Advances in Fluorescent Single-Chain Nanoparticles
J. De La Cuesta, E. Gonzalez, J.A. Pomposo
Molecules 22 (2017) 1819 (14 pages) Invited review
DOI: 10.3390/molecules22111819

Supramolecular self-assembly of monocarboxydecyl-terminated dimethylsiloxane oligomer
Martinez-Rugerio, Gerardo; Arbe, Arantxa; Colmenero, Juan; Alegria, Angel
Macromolecules 50 (2017) 8688-8697
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01910

Dynamics of Aqueous Proline Solutions by Neutron Scattering and Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Paula Malo de Molina, Fernando Alvarez, Bernhard Frick, Andrew Wildes, Arantxa Arbe, and Juan Colmenero
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 40 (2017) 27739-27754
DOI: 10.1039/C7CP05474B

Molecular dynamics of fully biobased poly(butylene 2,5-furanoate) as revealed by broadband dielectric spectroscopy
Michelina Soccio; Daniel E Martinez-Tong; Angel Alegria; Andrea Munari; Nadia Lotti
Polymer 128 (2017) 24-30
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2017.09.007

Effects of precursor topology and synthesis under crowding conditions on the structure of single-chain polymer nanoparticles
Maud Formanek and Angel J. Moreno
Soft Matter 13 (2017) 6430-6438
DOI: 10.1039/C7SM01547J

Dynamics of nano-confined water in Portland cement - comparison with synthetic C-S-H gel and other silicate materials
Goracci, G., Monasterio, M., Jansson, H. and Cerveny, S.
Scientific Reports 7 (2017) 8258 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-08645-z

Applications of Single-Chain Nanoparticles
Jon Rubio-Cervilla, Edurne Gonzalez and Jose A. Pomposo
Chapter 9 in "Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles. Synthesis, Characterization, Simulations, and Applications". J.A. Pomposo (Editor), Wiley, Germany, 2017. ISBN: 978-3-527-34242-6
DOI: 10.1002/9783527806386.ch9

Structure and Dynamics of Systems Based on Single-Chain Polymer Nano-Particles Investigated by Scattering Techniques
Arantxa Arbe and Juan Colmenero
Chapter 4 in "Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles. Synthesis, Characterization, Simulations, and Applications". J.A. Pomposo (Editor), Wiley, Germany, 2017. ISBN: 978-3-527-34242-6
DOI: 10.1002/9783527806386.ch4

Computer Simulations of Single-Chain Nanoparticles
A.J. Moreno, F. Lo Verso
Chapter 2 in "Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles. Synthesis, Characterization, Simulations, and Applications". J.A. Pomposo (Editor), Wiley, Germany, 2017. ISBN: 978-3-527-34242-6
DOI: 10.1002/9783527806386.ch2

Poly(butylene succinate-ran-epsilon-caprolactone) copolyesters: Enzymatic synthesis and crystalline isodimorphic character
Claudio Ciulik, Maryam Safari, Antxon Martinez de Ilarduya, Juan Carlos Morales-Huerta, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Alejandro J. Mueller, Sebastian Munoz-Guerra
European Polymer Journal 29 (2017) 795-808
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2017.05.002

Ionic transport in the amorphous phase of semicrystalline polyethylene oxide thin films
Daniel E. Martinez-Tong, Luis A. Miccio and Angel Alegria
Soft Matter 13 (2017) 5597-5603
DOI: 10.1039/C7SM00651A

Size of Elastic Single-Chain Nanoparticles in Solution and on Surfaces
Julen de la Cuesta, Edurne Gonzalez, Angel J. Moreno, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero and Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecules 50 (2017) 6323-6331
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01199

Glass Transition and Molecular Dynamics in Polystyrene Nanospheres by Fast Scanning Calorimetry
Natalia G. Perez-de-Eulate, Valerio Di Lisio, and Daniele Cangialosi
ACS Macro Lett. 6 (2017) 859-863
DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.7b00484

Kinetic differences in the intercalation of linear and cyclic penta(ethylene oxide)s into graphite oxide leading to separation by topology
Fabienne Barroso-Bujans and Angel Alegria
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 19 (2017) 18366-18371

DOI:
10.1039/C7CP03114A

Water diffusion and hydrolysis effect on the structure and dynamics of epoxy-anhydride networksy
Guillermina Capiel, Luis A. Miccio, Pablo E. Montemartini, Gustavo A. Schwartz
Polymer Degradation and Stability 143 (2017) 57-63
DOI:
10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2017.06.010

Molecular dynamic heterogeneity in relation to free volume and relaxation dynamics in organic glass formers: oligomeric cis-1,4-poly(isoprene)
Helena Svajdlenkova, Silvia Arrese-Igor, Zuzana Nogelova, Angel Alegria and Josef Bartos
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 19 (2017) 15215-15226

DOI:
10.1039/C7CP00446J

On the non-exponentiality of the Dielectric Debye-like relaxation of Monoalcohols
Silvia Arrese-Igor, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys 146 (2017) 114502 (10 pages)
DOI:10.1063/1.4978585

Relaxations and Relaxor-Ferroelectric-Like Response of Nanotubularly Confined Poly(vinylidene fluoride)
Jaime Martin, Amaia Iturrospe, Andrea Cavallaro, Arantxa Arbe, Natalie Stingelin, Tiberio A. Ezquerra, Carmen Mijangos, and Aurora Nogales
Chemistry of Materials 29 (2017) 3515-3525
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b05391

Irreversible Adsorption Erases the Free Surface Effect on the Tg of Supported Films of Poly(4-tert-butylstyrene)
Natalia G. Perez-de-Eulate, Michele Sferrazza, Daniele Cangialosi, and Simone Napolitano
ACS Macro Lett. 6 (2017) 354-358
DOI:10.1021/acsmacrolett.7b00129

Complex nonequilibrium dynamics of stacked polystyrene films deep in the glassy state
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys 146 (2017) 203312 (7 pages)
DOI:10.1063/1.4977207

Detection, Quantification and "Click" Scavenging of Impurities in Cyclic Poly(Glycidyl Phenyl Ether) Obtained by Zwitterionic Ring-Expansion Polymerization with B(C6F5)3
Haque, Farihah; Alegria, Angel; Grayson, Scott; Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne
Macromolecules 50 (2017) 1870-1881
DOI:10.1021/acs.macromol.6b02755

The Role of the Topological Constraints in the Chain Dynamics in All-Polymer Nanocomposites
P. Bacova, F. Lo Verso, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, J.A. Pomposo, A.J. Moreno
Macromolecules 50 (2017) 1719-1731
DOI:10.1021/acs.macromol.6b02340

Folding Single Chains to Single-Chain Nanoparticles via Reversible Interactions: What Size Reduction Can One Expect?
J. A. Pomposo, J. Rubio-Cervilla, A. J. Moreno, F. Lo Verso, P. Bacova, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 50 (2017) 1732-1739
DOI:10.1021/acs.macromol.6b02427

The Complex Amorphous Phase in Poly(butylene succinate-ran-butylene azelate) Isodimorphic Copolyesters
Arandia, Idoia; Mugica, Agurtzane; Zubitur, Manuela; Mincheva, Rosica; Dubois, Philippe; Muller, Alejandro; Alegria, Angel
Macromolecules 50 (2017) 1569-1578
DOI:10.1021/acs.macromol.6b02713

Acrylic-based composite latexes containing nano-sized liquid crystalline domains
Ehsan Mehravar, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Jose R. Leiza, Jose M. Asua
Polymer 108 (2017) 288-300
DOI:10.1016/j.polymer.2016.11.066

Reaching the ideal glass transition by aging polymer films

Virginie Marie Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., communication 19 (2017) 961-965

DOI: 10.1039/C6CP07139B


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2016


Synthesis and Characterization of Double Crystalline Cyclic Diblock Copolymers of Poly(eps-caprolactone) and Poly( L ( D )-lactide) ( c (PCL- b - PL(D)LA))
Romain Lienard, Nerea Zaldua, Thomas Josse, Julien De Winter, Manuela Zubitur, Agurtzane Mugica, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Olivier Coulembier, Alejandro J. Muller
Macromolecular Rapid Communications 37 (2016) 1676-1681
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201600309

The role of PLLA-g-montmorillonite nanohybrids in the acceleration of the crystallization rate of a commercial PLA
Nerea Zaldua, Agurtzane Mugica, Manuela Zubitur, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Giada Lo Re, Jean-Marie Raquez, Philippe Dubois and Alejandro J. Muller
CrystEngComm 18 (2016) 9334-9344
DOI: 10.1039/c6ce02005d

Structure and dynamics of single-chain nano-particles in solution
A. Arbe, J.A. Pomposo, A.J. Moreno, F. LoVerso, M. Gonzalez-Burgos. I. Asenjo-Sanz, A. Iturrospe, A. Radulescu, O. Ivanova, J. Colmenero
Polymer 105 (2016) 532-544
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.07.059

Evidence of Coupling between the Motions of Water and Peptides
Silvina Cerveny, Izaskun Combarro-Palacios, and Jan Swenson
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7 (2016) 4093-4098
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.6b01864

Tunable slow dynamics in a new class of soft colloids
Federica Lo Verso, Jose A. Pomposo, Juan Colmenero and Angel J. Moreno
Soft Matter 12 (2016) 9039-9046
DOI: 10.1039/c6sm02136k

Dielectric Spectroscopy of Ionic Microgel Suspensions
P.S. Mohanty, S. Nojd, M. Bergman, G. Nagele, S. Arrese-Igor, A. Alegria, R. Roa, P. Schurtenberger, and J.K.G. Dhont
Soft Matter 12 (2016) 9705-9727
DOI: 10.1039/C6SM0168A

Dielectric susceptibility of liquid water: Microscopic insights from coherent and incoherent neutron scattering
A. Arbe, P. Malo de Molina, F. Alvarez, B. Frick, and J. Colmenero
Phys. Rev. Lett. 117 (2016) 185501 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.185501

Anisotropic effective interactions and stack formation in mixtures of semiflexible ring polymers
Peter Poier, Petra Bacova, Angel J. Moreno, Christos N. Likos and Ronald Blaak
Soft Matter 12 (2016) 4805-4820
DOI: 10.1039/C6SM00430J

An unexpected route to aldehyde-decorated single-chain nanoparticles from azides
Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, Angel Alegria, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero and Jose A. Pomposo
Polymer Chemistry 7 (2016) 6570-6574
DOI: 10.1039/C6PY01602B

Application of SSA thermal fractionation and X-ray diffraction to elucidate comonomer inclusion or exclusion from the crystalline phases in poly(butylene succinate-ran-butylene azelate) random copolymers
Idoia Arandia, Agurtzane Mugica, Manuela Zubitur, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Guoming Liu, Dujin Wang, Rosica Mincheva, Philippe Dubois and Alejandro J. Muller
Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics 54 (2016) 2346-2358
DOI: 10.1002/polb.24146

Dielectric relaxation of polymers: segmental dynamics under structural constrains (Review)
Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Soft Matter 12 (2016) 7709-7725
DOI: 10.1039/C6SM01298A

Dielectric relaxation analysis of hybrid acrylic-mpolyurethane gels
Gerardo Martinez-Rugerio, Angel Alegria, Arantxa Arbe, Vesna Daniloska, Juan Colmenero
Materials Today Communications 8 (2016) 100-107
DOI: 10.1016/j.mtcomm.2016.07.001

Dynamics and Structure of Poly(ethylene oxide) Intercalated in the Nanopores of Resorcinol-Formaldehyde Resin Nanoparticles
Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Cerveny, Silvina; Palomino, Pablo; Enciso, Eduardo; Rudic, Svemir; Fernandez-Alonso, Felix; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 49 (2016) 5704-57013
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b01285

Role of Dynamic Asymmetry on the Collective Dynamics of Comblike Polymers: Insights from Neutron Spin-Echo Experiments and Coarse- Grained Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Arantxa Arbe, Angel J. Moreno, Juergen Allgaier, Oxana Ivanova, Peter Fouquet, Juan Colmenero, and Dieter Richter
Macromolecules 49 (2016) 4989-5000
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00931

Phase behavior of side-chain liquid-crystalline polymers containing biphenyl mesogens with different spacer lengths synthesized via miniemulsion polymerization
Ehsan Mehravar, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Jose M. Asua and Jose R. Leiza
Polym. Chem. 7 (2016) 4736-4750
DOI: 10.1039/c6py00791k

Plasticization and Cocrystallization in LLDPE/Wax Blends
Thandi P. Gumede, Adriaan S. Luyt, Ricardo A. Perez-Camargo, Amaia Iturrospe, Arantxa Arbe, Manuela Zubitur, Agurtzane Mugica, Alejandro J. Muller
Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics 54 (2016) 1469-1482
DOI: 10.1002/polb.24039

Direct Measurement of Glass Transition Temperature in Exposed and Buried Adsorbed Polymer Nanolayers
Mary J. Burroughs, Simone Napolitano, Daniele Cangialosi, and Rodney D. Priestley
Macromolecules 49 (2016) 4647-4655
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00400

Linear Viscoelastic and Dielectric Relaxation Response of Unentangled UPy-Based Supramolecular Networks
Aamir Shabbir, Irakli Javakhishvili, Silvina Cerveny, Soren Hvilsted, Anne L. Skov, Ole Hassager, and Nicolas J. Alvarez
Macromolecules 49 (2016) 3899-3910
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b00122

A Solvent-Based Strategy for Tuning the Internal Structure of Metallo-Folded Single-Chain Nanoparticles
Basasoro, S., Gonzalez-Burgos, M., Moreno, A. J., Verso, F. L., Arbe, A., Colmenero, J. and Pomposo, J. A.
Macromol. Rapid Commun. 37 (2016) 1060-1065
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201600139

Comparative study of thermal, mechanical and structural properties of polybutadiene rubber isomers vulcanized using peroxide
A.L. Rodriguez Garraza, M.A. Mansilla, E.L. Depaoli, C. Macchi, S. Cerveny, A.J. Marzocca, A. Somoza
Polymer Testing 52 (2016) 117-123
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymertesting.2016.04.010

Multiple phase and dielectric transitions on a novel multisensitive [TPrA][M(dca)3] (M: Fe2+, Co2+ and Ni2+) hybrid inorganic-organic perovskite family
Juan Manuel Bermudez-Garcia, Manuel Sanchez-Andujar, Susana Yanez-Vilar, Socorro Castro-Garcia, Ramon Artiaga, Jorge Lopez-Beceiro, Luis Botana, Angel Alegria and Maria Antonia Senaris-Rodriguez
J. Mater. Chem. C 4 (2016) 4889-4898
DOI: 10.1039/C6TC00723F

Structure and Component Dynamics in Binary Mixtures of Poly(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) with Water and Tetrahydrofuran: A Diffraction, Calorimetric and Dielectric Spectroscopy Study
G. Goracci, A. Arbe, A. Alegria, Y. Su, U. Gasser and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 144 (2016) 154903 (15 pages)
DOI: 10.106313/1.4946004

Network Dynamics in Nanofilled Polymers
Guilhem Baeza, Claudia Dessi, Salvatore Costanzo, Dan Zhao, Shushan Gong, Angel Alegria, Ralph Colby, Michael Rubinstein, Dimitris Vlassopoulos, and Sanat Kumar
Nature Communications 7 (2016) 11368 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11368

Confined Water as Model of Supercooled Water
Silvina Cerveny, Francesco Mallamace, Jan Swenson, Michael Vogel, and Limei Xu
Chemical Reviews 116 (2016) 7608-7625
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.5b00609

Single Chain Dynamic Structure Factor of Linear Polymers in an All-Polymer Nano-Composite
Arantxa Arbe, Jose A. Pomposo, Isabel Asenjo-Sanz, Debsindhu Bhowmik, Oxana Ivanova, Joachim Kohlbrecher, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 49 (2016) 2354-2364
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02519

Concentrated Solutions of Single-Chain Nanoparticles: A Simple Model for Intrinsically Disordered Proteins under Crowding Conditions
Angel J. Moreno, Federica Lo Verso, Arantxa Arbe, Jose A. Pomposo and Juan Colmenero
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7 (2016) 838-844
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.6b00144

Cooling rate dependent glass transition in thin polymer films and in bulk
Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Chapter 13, pag. 403-431
Fast Scanning Calorimetry, Vincent Mathot & Christoph Schick (Editors). Springer 2016.
ISBN 978-3-319-31327-6
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-31329-0_13

Absorbate-induced ordering and bilayer formation in propanol-graphite-oxide intercalates
Carlos Cabrillo, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Ricardo Fernandez-Perea, Felix Fernandez-Alonso, Daniel Bowron, Francisco Javier Bermejo
Carbon 100 (2016) 546-555
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2016.01.062

Recent Bioinspired Applications of Single-Chain Nanoparticles
Alejandro Latorre-Sanchez and Jose A. Pomposo
Polymer International. Mini-review 65 (2016) 855-860
DOI: 10.1002/pi.5078

Dielectric Relaxations in Poly(Glycidyl Phenyl Ether): Effects of Microstructure and Cyclic Topology
Gambino, Thomas; Martinez de Ilarduya, Antxon; Alegria, Angel; Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne
Macromolecules 49 (2016) 1060-1069
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02687

A Useful Methodology for Determining the Compaction Degree of Single-Chain Nanoparticles by Conventional SEC
Alejandro Latorre-Sanchez, Angel Alegria, Federica Lo Verso. Angel J. Moreno, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero and Jose A. Pomposo
Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 33 (2016) 373-381
DOI: 10.1002/ppsc.201500210

Sequential crystallization and morphology of triple crystalline biodegradable PEO-b-PCL-b-PLLA triblock terpolymers
Jordana K. Palacios, Agurtzane Mugica, Manuela Zubitur, Amaia Iturrosp, Arantxa Arbe, Guoming Liu, Dujin Wang, Junpeng Zhao, Nikos Hadjichristidis and Alejandro J. Muller
RSC Adv. 6 (2016) 4739-4750
DOI: 10.1039/c5ra25812j

Merging of Zwitterionic ROP and Photoactivated Thiol-Yne Coupling for the Synthesis of Polyether Single-Chain Nanoparticles
Jon Rubio-Cervilla, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecules 49 (2016) 90-97
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02369

Effect of nanostructuring on the thermal glass transition and physical aging in polymer materials
Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
Progress in Polymer Science 54-55 (2016) 128-147
DOI: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2015.10.005


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2015


Fluorinated networks dynamics studied by means of broadband dielectric spectroscopy
Luis A. Miccio, Jon Otegui, Pablo Montemartini, Gustavo Ariel Schwartz
Journal of Applied Polymer Science 132 (2015) 42690
DOI:10.1002/APP.42690

Effect of Confinement Geometry on Out-of-Equilibrium Glassy Dynamics
Daniele Cangialosi
Non-equilibrium Phenomena in Confined Soft Matter (Chapter 12). Napolitano, Simone (Ed.) Springer International Publishing 2015, pp 265-298
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-21948-6_12

Determination of Filler Structure in Silica-Filled SBR Compounds by means of SAXS and AFM
J. Otegui, L. A. Miccio, A. Arbe, G. A. Schwartz, M. Meyer and S. Westermann
Rubber Chemistry and Technology 88 (2015) 690-710
DOI: 10.5254/rct.15.84893

On the equivalence between the thermodynamic and dynamic measurements of the glass transition in confined polymers
Priestley, RD; Cangialosi, D; Napolitano, S
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 407 (2015) 288-295
DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2014.09.048

Role of Temperature and Pressure on the Multisensitive Multiferroic Dicyanamide Framework [TPrA][Mn(dca)3] with Perovskite-like Structure
Juan M. Bermudez-Garcia, Manuel Sanchez-Andujar, Susana Yanez-Vilar, Socorro Castro-Garcia, Ramon Artiaga, Jorge Lopez-Beceiro, Luis Botana, Angel Alegria and Maria A. Senaris-Rodriguez
Inorg. Chem. 54 (2015) 11680-11687
DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b01652


Zwitterionic ring-opening polymerization for the facile, efficient and versatile grafting of functional polyethers onto graphene sheets
Isabel Asenjo-Sanz, Jose Ignacio Santos, Alexander M. Bittner, Jose A. Pomposo, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans
European Polymer Journal 73 (2015) 413-422
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2015.10.034

AFM-Based Dielectric Relaxation Experiments
L.A. Miccio, A. Alegria
ESMI newsletter 7 (2015) 2
https://esmi-fp7.net/news/newsletters

Nanostructuration by Self-Assembly in N-Alkyl Thiazolium and Triazolium Side-Chain Polymethacrylates
Ruben Tejero, Arantxa Arbe, Marta Fernandez-Garcia, and Daniel Lopez
Macromolecules 48 (2015) 7180-7193
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01734

A Simple, Fast and Highly Sensitive Colorimetric Detection of Zein in Aqueous Ethanol via Zein-Pyridine-Gold Interactions
Alejandro Latorre-Sanchez, and Jose A. Pomposo
Chem. Comm. 51 (2015) 15736-15738
DOI: 10.1039/c5cc06083d

Influence of solvent on poly(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) dynamics in polymer-concentrated mixtures: a combined neutron scattering, dielectric spectroscopy and calorimetric study
Goracci, Guido; Arbe, Arantxa; Alegria, Angel; Garcia-Sakai, Victoria; Rudic, Svemir; Schneider, Gerald; Lohstroh, Wiebke; Juranyi, Fanni; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 48 (2015) 6724-6735
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01316

Dynamics of tetrahydrofuran as minority component in a mixture with poly(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate): a neutron scattering and dielectric spectroscopy investigation
Guido Goracci, Arantxa Arbe, Angel Alegria, Wiebke Lohstroh, Yixi Su, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 143 (2015) 094505 (12 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4929906

Investigation of water diffusion mechanisms in relation to polymer relaxations in polyamides
Preda, Florentina; Alegria, Angel; Bocahut, Anthony; Fillot, Louise-Anne; Long, Didier; Sotta, Paul
Macromolecules 48 (2015) 5730-5741
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01295

Dielectric relaxations of acrylic-polyurethane hybrid materials
G. Martinez-Rugerio, Angel Alegria, Vesna Daniloska, Radmila Tomovska, M. Paulis, Juan Colmenero
Polymer 74 (2015) 21-29
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2015.07.055

Depercolation of aggregates upon polymer grafting in simplified industrial nanocomposites studied with dielectric spectroscopy
Guilhem P. Baeza, Julian Oberdisse, Angel Alegria, Kay Saalwaechter, Marc Couty and Anne-Caroline Genix
Polymer 73 (2015) 131-138
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2015.07.045

An Anisotropic Effective Model for the Simulation of Semiflexible Ring Polymers
P. Poier, C.N. Likos, A.J. Moreno, R. Blaak
Macromolecules 48 (2015) 4983-4997
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b00603

Efficient Synthesis of Single Chain Globules Mimicking the Morphology and Polymerase Activity of Metalloenzymes
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez, Arantxa Arbe, Joachim Kohlbrecher, Juan Colmenero, Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecular Rapid Communications 36 (2015) 1592-1597
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201500252

Advances in Single Chain Technology
Marina Gonzalez-Burgos, Alejandro Latorre-Sanchez, and Jose A. Pomposo
Chemical Society Reviews 44 (2015) 6122-6142
DOI: 10.1039/c5cs00209e

The universal trend of the non-exponential Rouse mode relaxation in polymer systems: a theoretical interpretation based on a generalized Langevin Equation
J. Colmenero
Soft Matter 11 (2015) 5614-5618
DOI: 10.1039/c5sm00790a

Dielectric relaxation of 2-ethyl-1hexanol around the glass transition by Thermally Stimulated Depolarization Currents
S. Arrese-Igor, A. Alegria, and J. Colmenero
Journal of Chemical Physics 142 (2015) 214504 (9 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4921655

Effect of Chemical Environment on the Dynamics of Water Confined in Calcium Silicate Minerals: Natural and Synthetic Tobermorite
Manuel Monasterio, Juan J. Gaitero, Hegoi Manzano, Jorge S. Dolado, and Silvina Cerveny
Langmuir 31 (2015) 4964-4972
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b00614

Effect of addition of silica- and amine functionalized silica-nanoparticles on the microstructure of calcium silicate hydrate (C-S-H) gel
Manuel Monasterio, Juan J. Gaitero, Edurne Erkizia, Ana M. Guerrero Bustos, Luis A. Miccio, Jorge S. Dolado, and Silvina Cerveny
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 450 (2015) 109-118
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2015.02.066

Zwitterionic Ring-Opening Copolymerization of Tetrahydrofuran and Glycidyl Phenyl Ether with B(C6F5)3
Asenjo-Sanz, Isabel; Veloso, Antonio; Miranda, Jose; Alegria, Angel; Pomposo, Jose; Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne
Macromolecules 48 (2015) 1664-1672
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b00096

Efficient Synthesis of Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles via Amide Formation
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez and Jose A. Pomposo
Journal of Nanomaterials 2015 (2015) 723492 (7 pages)
DOI:10.1155/2015/723492

Simulation Guided Design of Globular Single-Chain Nanoparticles by Tuning the Solvent Quality
F. Lo Verso, J.A. Pomposo, J. Colmenero, A.J. Moreno
Soft Matter 11 (2015) 1369-1375
DOI:10.1039/c4sm02475c

Are polymers standard glass-forming systems? The role of intramolecular
barriers on the glass-transition phenomena of glass-forming polymer (Topical Review)
J Colmenero
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27 (2015) 103101 (22 pages)
DOI:10.1088/0953-8984/27/10/103101

How composition determines the properties of isodimorphic poly(butylene succinate-ran-butylene azelate) random biobased copolymers: from single to double crystalline random copolymers
I. Arandia, A. Mugica, M. Zubitur, A. Arbe, G. Liu, D. Wang, R. Mincheva, P. Dubois, A. Mueller
Macromolecules 48 (2015) 43-57
DOI: 10.1021/ma5023567

Collective Dynamics of Glass-Forming Polymers at Intermediate Length Scales. A Synergetic Combination of Neutron Scattering, Atomistic Simulations and Theoretical Modelling
J. Colmenero, A. Arbe and F. Alvarez
EPJ Web of Conferences 83 (2015) 01001 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/20158301001

A high-temperature dielectric process as a probe of large-scale silica filler structure in simplified industrial nanocomposites
Guilhem P. Baeza, Julian Oberdisse, Angel Alegria, Marc Couty and Anne-Caroline Genix
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 16 (2015) 1660-1666
DOI: 10.1039/C4CP04597A

Dynamics of Deeply Supercooled Interfacial Water (Review Article)
Jan Swenson and Silvina Cerveny
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 27 (2015) 033102 (13 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/27/3/033102

Dynamics of amorphous and partially crystallized proline solutions
Luciana M. Saiz, Silvina Cerveny
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 407 (2015) 486-493
DOI: 10.1016//j.jnoncrysol.2014.08.049

Non-exponential Rouse correlators and generalized magnitudes probing chain dynamics
J. Colmenero
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 407 (2015) 302-308
DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2014.09.033


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2014


Study of Relaxation and Transport Processes by Means of AFM Based Dielectric Spectroscopy
Miccio, LA, Schwartz, GA
AIP Conf. Proc. 1599 (2014) 150
DOI: 10.1063/1.4876800

Intercalation and Confinement of Poly(ethylene oxide) in Porous Carbon Nanoparticles with Controlled Morphologies
Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Palomino, Pablo; Fernandez-Alonso, Felix; Rudic, Svemir; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan; Enciso, Eduardo
Macromolecules 47 (2014) 8729-8737
DOI: 10.1021/ma501607e

Efficient Route to Compact Single-Chain Nanoparticles: Photoactivated Synthesis via Thiol-Yne Coupling Reaction
I. Perez-Baena, I. Asenjo-Sanz, A. Arbe, A.J. Moreno, F. Lo Verso, J. Colmenero, J.A. Pomposo
Macromolecules, 47 (2014) 8270-8280
DOI: 10.1021/ma5017133

Dynamics of supercooled water in a biological solution
Silvina Cerveny, Jan Swenson
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 16 (2014) 22382-22390
DOI: 10.1063/1.4876799

Coupling between amino acid and water dynamics by broadband dielectric spectroscopy
Luciana Saiz, Silvina Cerveny
AIP Conference Proceedings 1599 (2014) 146-149
DOI: 10.1063/1.4876799

Multi-Blob Coarse Graining for Ring Polymer Solutions
A. Narros, C.N. Likos, A.J. Moreno, B. Capone
Soft Matter 10 (2014) 9601-9614
DOI: 10.1039/C4SM01904K

Neutron Spectroscopy as a Probe of Macromolecular Structure and Dynamics under Extreme Spatial Confinement
F. Barroso-Bujans, F. Fernandez-Alonso and J. Colmenero
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 549 (2014) 012009 (8 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/549/1/012009

Single-chain nanoparticles vs. star, hyperbranched and dendrimeric polymers: Effect of the nanoscopic architecture on the flow properties of diluted solutions
Irma Perez-Baena, Angel J. Moreno, Juan Colmenero and Jose A. Pomposo
Soft Matter 10 (2014) 9454-9459
DOI: 10.1039/c4sm01991a


Chain dynamics on crossing the glass transition: non-equilibrium effects and recovery
of the temperature-dependence of the structural relaxation
S. Arrese-Igor, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
ACS Macro Letters 3 (2014) 1215-1219
DOI: 10.1021/mz500508t

Real-Space Analysis of Branchpoint Motion in Architecturally Complex Polymers
Petra Bacova and Angel J. Moreno
Macromolecules 47 (2014) 6955-6963
DOI: 10.1021/ma501405n

Zwitterionic Polymerization of Glycidyl Monomers to Cyclic Polyethers with B(C6F5)3 (Communication)
Isabel Asenjo-Sanz, Antonio Veloso, Jose Ignacio Miranda, Jose A. Pomposo and Fabienne Barroso-Bujans
Polym. Chem. 5 (2014) 6905-6908
DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00574K

How Far Are Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles in Solution from the Globular State?
Jose A. Pomposo, Irma Perez-Baena, Federica Lo Verso, Angel J. Moreno, Arantxa Arbe, and Juan Colmenero
ACS Macro Letters 3 (2014) 767-772
DOI: 10.1021/mz500354q

Polymer chain dynamics: Evidence of nonexponential mode relaxation using thermally stimulated depolarization current techniques
S. Arrese-Igor, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
Physical Review Letters 113 (2014) 078302 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.078302

Equilibrium and Out-of-Equilibrium Dynamics in Confined Polymers and Other Glass Forming Systems by Dielectric Spectroscopy and Calorimetric Techniques .
Daniele Cangialosi
Dynamics in Geometrical Confinement, Advances in Dielectrics, Kremer F. (Ed.) Springer (2014) p. 339-361, ISBN:978-3-319-06099-6
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-06100-9_13

AFM based dielectric spectroscopy: extended frequency range through excitation of cantilever higher eigenmodes
Luis A. Miccio, Mohammed M. Kummali, Gustavo A. Schwartz, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
Ultramicroscopy 146 (2014) 55-61
DOI: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2014.06.006

Multi-orthogonal folding of single polymer chains into soft nanoparticles
Federica Lo Verso, Jose A. Pomposo, J. Colmenero and Angel J. Moreno
Soft Matter 10 (2014) 4813-4821
DOI: 10.1039/c4sm00459k

Dynamic Study Of Polystyrene-block-poly(4-vinylpyridine) Copolymer in Bulk and Confined In Cylindrical Nanopores
Jon Maiz, Wei Zhao, Yu Gu, Jimmy Lawrence, Arantxa Arbe, Angel Alegria, Todd
Emrick, Juan Colmenero, Thomas P. Russell, Carmen Mijangos
Polymer 55 (2014) 4057-4066
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2014.05.042

Cluster Glasses of Semiflexible Ring Polymers
M.Z. Slimani, P. Bacova, M. Bernabei, A. Narros, C.N. Likos, A.J. Moreno
ACS Macro Letters 3 (2014) 611-616
DOI: 10.1021/mz500117v

Effect of polar solvents on the crystalline phase of polyamides
M. Laurati, A. Arbe, A. Rios de Anda, L.A. Fillot, P. Sotta
Polymer 55 (2014) 2867-2881
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2014.04.031

Confinamiento bi- y tri-dimensional del poli(oxido de etileno): estructura y dinamica
F. Barroso-Bujans
Revista Colombiana de Materiales 5 (2014) 8-14
ISSN 2256-1013

Branch-Point Motion in Architecturally Complex Polymers: Estimation of Hopping Parameters from Computer Simulations and Experiments
Petra Bacova, Helen Lentzakis, Daniel J. Read, Angel J. Moreno, Dimitris Vlassopoulos, Chinmay Das
Macromolecules 47 (2014) 3362-3377
DOI: 10.1021/ma5003936

Component dynamics in nanostructured PI-PDMS diblock copolymers with PI segregated in lamellas, cylinders and spheres
Angel Alegria , Reidar Lund, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Arantxa Arbe, and Juan Colmenero
Colloid and Polymer Science 292 (2014) 1863-1876
DOI: 10.1007/s00396-014-3255-3

Metallo-Folded Single-Chain Nanoparticles with Catalytic Selectivity
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero, and Jose A. Pomposo
ACS Macro Lett. 3 (2014) 439-443
DOI: 10.1021/mz5001477

Dielectric spectroscopy at the nanoscale by atomic force microscopy: A simple model linking materials properties and probe response
Luis A. Miccio, Mohammed M. Kummali, Gustavo A. Schwartz, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Journal of Applied Physics 115 (2014)184305 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4875836

Investigation of a Nanocomposite of 75 wt% Poly(methyl methacrylate) Nanoparticles with 25 wt% Poly(ethylene oxide) Linear Chains: A Quasielatic Neutron Scattering, Calorimetric, and WAXS Study
D. Bhowmik, J.A. Pomposo, F. Juranyi, V. Garcia Sakai, M. Zamponi, A. Arbe and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 47 (2014) 3005-3016
DOI: 10.1021/ma500215f

Dynamics and thermodynamics of polymer glasses (Topical Review)
D Cangialosi
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 26 (2014) 153101 (19 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/26/15/153101

Dielectric spectra broadening as a signature for dipole-matrix interaction. IV. Water in
amino acids solutions
Evgeniya Levy, Silvina Cerveny, Irina Ermolina, Alexander Puzenko, and Yuri Feldman
The Journal of Chemical Physics 140 (2014) 135104 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4869542

Bioinspired single-chain polymer nanoparticles
Jose A. Pomposo
Polym. Int. 63 (2014) 589-592
DOI: 10.1002/pi.4671

PH-responsive single-chain polymer nanoparticles utilising dynamic covalent enamine bonds
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez, David. A. Fulton, and Jose A. Pomposo
Chem. Commun. 50 (2014) 1871-1874
DOI: 10.1039/c3cc48733d

Accounting for the thickness dependence of the Tg in supported PS films via the volume holes diffusion model
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Thermochim. Acta 575 (2014) 233-237
DOI: 10.1016/j.tca.2013.10.023

Collective Features in Polyisobutylene. A Study of the Static and Dynamic Structure Factor by Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Y. Khairy, F. Alvarez , A. Arbe, and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 47 (2014) 447-459
DOI: 10.1021/ma401669y

Microscopic Dynamics in Nanocomposites of Poly(ethylene oxide) and Poly(methyl methacrylate) Soft Nanoparticles: A Quasi-Elastic Neutron Scattering Study
D. Bhowmik, J. A. Pomposo, F. Juranyi , V. Garcia-Sakai , M. Zamponi, Y. Su, A. Arbe and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 47 (2014) 304-315
DOI: 10.1021/ma402023n

Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles via Non-Covalent and Dynamic Covalent Bonds
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez and Jose A. Pomposo
Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, 31 (2014) 11-23, WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Online ISSN: 1521-4117
DOI: 10.1002/ppsc.201300245

Interplay between Fragility and Glass Dynamics
T. Scopigno and D. Cangialosi
Fragility of Glass-Forming Systems, Edited by A. L. Greer, K. F. Kelton and S. Sastry. Hindustan Book Agency (2014), ISBN-10: 9380250614


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2013


Advantages of Orthogonal Folding of Single Polymer Chains to Soft Nanoparticles
A.J. Moreno, F. Lo Verso, A. Sanchez-Swanchez, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, J.A. Pomposo
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 9748-9759
DOI: 10.1021/ma4021399

Hierarchical self-assembly of telechelic star polymers: from soft patchy particles to gels and
diamond crystals
Barbara Capone, Ivan Coluzza, Ronald Blaak, Federica Lo Verso and Christos N Likos
New J. Phys. 15 (2013) 095002
DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/15/9/095002

Architecture-Induced Size Asymmetry and Effective Interactions of Ring Polymers: Simulation and Theory
A. Narros, A.J. Moreno, C.N. Likos
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 9437-9445
DOI: 10.1021/ma4016483

Cause of the fragile-to-strong transition observed in water confined in C-S-H gel
Manuel Monasterio, Helen Jansson, Juan J. Gaitero, Jorge S. Dolado, and Silvina Cerveny
J. Chem. Phys. 139 (2013) 164714 (8 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4826638

Glass transition and segmental dynamics in thin supported polystyrene films: The role of molecular weight and annealing
Huajie Yin, Daniele Cangialosi, Andreas Schoenhals
Thermochim. Acta 566 (2013) 186-192
DOI: 10.1016/j.tca.2013.05.034

Confinement of poly(ethylene oxide) into the nanometer-scale pores of resins and carbon nanoparticles
Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Pablo Palomino, Silvina Cerveny, Felix Fernandez-Alonso, Svemir Rudic, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero and Eduardo Enciso
Soft Matter 9 (2013)10960-10965
DOI: 110.1039/C3SM51563J

Applicability of mode-coupling theory to polyisobutylene: A molecular dynamics simulation study
Y. Khairy, F. Alvarez, A. Arbe, and J. Colmenero
Phys. Rev. E 88 (2013) 042302 [13 pages]
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.88.042302

Construction of block copolymer micelles and single-chain nanoparticles in non-selective solvents
Jose A. Pomposo
MICELLES: STRUCTURAL BIOCHEMISTRY, FORMATION AND FUCTIONS & USAGE. Chapter 6 (ebook) ISBN: 978-1-62948-445-7
Series: Chemistry Research and Applications, Biochemistry Research Trends 2013

Reply to Comment on A Generalized Rouse Incoherent Scattering Function for Chain Dynamics of Unentangled Polymers in Dynamically Asymmetric Blends
J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 8056-8058
DOI: 10.1021/ma4017983

Interfacial Free Volume and Vitrification: Reduction in Tg in Proximity of an Adsorbing Interface Explained by the Free Volume Holes Diffusion Model
Simone Napolitano and Daniele Cangialosi
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 8051-8053
DOI: 10.1021/ma401368p

Nanophase Separation and Exotic Dynamic Behavior in Comb-like Polymers
Arantxa Arbe
J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 82 (2013) SA015

Design and preparation of single-chain nanocarriers mimicking disordered prtoeins for combined delivery of dermal bioactive cargos
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez, Somayeh Akbari, Angel J. Moreno, Federica Lo Verso, Arantxa Arbe, Juan Colmenero, and Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecular Rapid Communications 34 (2013) 1681-1686
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201300562

Chain length effects on the dynamics of poly(ethylene oxide) confined in graphite oxide: a broadband dielectric spectroscopy study
Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Cerveny, Silvina; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 7932-7939
DOI: 10.1021/ma401373p

Study of the dynamic heterogeneity in poly (ethylene-ran-vinyl acetate) co-polymer by using Broadband Dielectric Spectroscopy and Electrostatic Force Microscopy
Mohammed M. Kummali, Angel Alegria, Luis A. Miccio, Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 7502-7512
DOI: 10.1021/ma4012522

End-to-end Vector Dynamics of Non-entangled Polymers in Lamellar Block Copolymer Melts: the Role of Junction Point Motion
Reidar Lund, Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Mohammed Zakaria Slimani, Angel J. Moreno, Lutz Willner, Dieter Richter, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 7477-7487
DOI: 10.1021/ma401162b

Endowing Single-Chain Polymer Nanoparticles with Enzyme-Mimetic Activity
Perez-Baena, Irma; Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Gasser, Urs; Arbe, Arantxa; Moreno, Angel; Colmenero, Juan; Pomposo, Jose
ACS Macro Letters 2 (2013) 775-779
DOI: 10.1021/mz4003744

Direct evidence of two equilibration mechanisms in glassy polymers
Daniele Cangialosi, Virginie M. Boucher, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
Physical Review Letters 111 (2013) 095701 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.095701

Hydration and Dynamic State of Nanoconfined Polymer Layers Govern Toughness in Nacre-mimetic Nanocomposites (Communication)
Tuukka Verho, Mikko Karesoja, Paramita Das, Lahja Martikainen, Reidar Lund, Angel Alegria, Andreas Walther, Olli Ikkala
Advanced Materials 25 (2013) 5055-5059
DOI: 10.1002/adma.201301881

Local mechanical and dielectric behaviour of the Interacting Polymer layer in Silica Nano-particles Filled SBR by means of AFM based methods
Mohammed M. Kummali, Luis A. Miccio, Jon Otegui, Gustavo A. Schwartz, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, Albrecht Petzold, Stephan Westermann
Polymer 54 (2013) 4980-4986
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2013.07.032

Modelling the collective relaxation time of glass-forming polymers at intermediate length scales: Application to polyisobutylene
Juan Colmenero, Fernando Alvarez, Yasmin Khairy and Arantxa Arbe
J. Chem. Phys. 139 (2013) 044906 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4816127

Phase behavior of rigid, amphiphilic star polymers
Christian Koch, Athanassios Z. Panagiotopoulos, Federica Lo Verso and Christos N. Likos
Soft Matter 9 (2013) 7424-7436
DOI: 10.1039/c3sm51135a

A Generalized Rouse Incoherent Scattering Function for Chain Dynamics of Unentangled Polymers in Dynamically Asymmetric Blends
J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 5363-5370
DOI: 10.1021/ma400309c

Physical aging in polymers and polymer nanocomposites: recent results and open questions (Review article)
Daniele Cangialosi, Virginie M. Boucher, and Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Soft Matter 9 (2013) 8619-8630
DOI: 10.1039/C3SM51077H

Dynamic Heterogeneity in Random and Gradient Copolymers: A Computational Investigation
Mohammed Zakaria Slimani, Angel J. Moreno, Giulia Rossi, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 5066-5079
DOI: 10.1021/ma400577d

Dynamics of Branched Polymers: A Combined Study by Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Tube Theory
Petra Bacova, Laurence G. D. Hawke, Daniel J. Read, and Angel J. Moreno
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 4633-4650
DOI: 10.1021/ma4005988

"Michael" Nanocarriers Mimicking Transient-Binding Disordered Proteins
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez, Somayeh Akbari, Agustin Etxeberria, Arantxa Arbe, Urs Gasser, Angel J. Moreno, Juan Colmenero, and Jose A. Pomposo
ACS Macro Lett. 2 (2013) 491-495
DOI: 10.1021/mz400173c

Dynamics of Macromolecules Grafted in Spherical Brushes under Good Solvent Conditions
Federica Lo Verso, Leonid Yelash and Kurt Binder
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 4716-4722
DOI: 10.1021/ma400446r

Comment on "Unified explanation of the anomalous dynamic properties of highly asymmetric polymer blends" [J. Chem. Phys. 138, 054903 (2013)]
J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 138 (2013) 197101(2 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4804624

Effects of Knots on Ring Polymers in Solvents of Varying Quality
Arturo Narros, Angel J. Moreno, and Christos N. Likos
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 3654-3668
DOI: 10.1021/ma400308x

Effective interactions of knotted ring polymers
Arturo Narros, Angel J. Moreno and Christos N. Likos
Biochemical Society Transactions 41 (2013) 630-634
DOI: 10.1042/BST20120286

Advances in Click Chemistry for Single-Chain Nanoparticle Construction (Review)
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez, Irma Perez-Baena, Jose A. Pomposo
Molecules 18 (2013) 3339-3355
DOI: 10.3390/molecules18033339

Influence of Water and Filler Content on the Dielectric Response of Silica-Filled Rubber Compounds
J. Otegui, G. A. Schwartz, S. Cerveny, and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 2407-2416
DOI: 10.1021/ma302408z

Thermal stability of polymers confined in graphite oxide
Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Alegria, Angel; Pomposo, Jose; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 1890-1898
DOI: 10.1021/ma302407v

Volume recovery of polystyrene/silica nancomposites
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics 51 (2013) 847-853
DOI: 10.1002/polb.23282

Effect of nanoconfinement on polymer dynamics - surface layers and interphases
M. Krutyeva, A. Wischnewski, M. Monkenbusch, L. Willner, J.Maiz, C. Mijangos, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, A. Radulescu, O. Holderer, M. Ohl, D. Richter
Physical Review Letters 110 (2013) 108303 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.108303

On the interactions between poly(ethylene oxide) and graphite oxide: A comparative study by different computational methods
I. Garcia-Yoldi, F. Alvarez, and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 138 (2013) 094308 (11 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4790169

Dynamics of Poly(butylene oxide) Well above the Glass Transition. A Fully Atomistic Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study
J. Colmenero, M. Brodeck, A. Arbe, and D. Richter
Macromolecules 46 (2013) 1678-1685
DOI: 10.1021/ma302452t

Mobility and glass transition temperature of polymer nanospheres
Chuan Zhanga, Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Rodney D. Priestleya
Polymer 54 (2013) 230-235
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2012.11.036

Fluids of Semiflexible Ring Polymers: Effective Potentials and Clustering
M. Bernabei, P. Bacova, A.J. Moreno, A. Narros, C.N. Likos
Soft Matter 9 (2013) 1287-1300
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM27199K

Recent progress on polymer dynamics by neutron scattering: From simple polymers to complex materials (Review)
Juan Colmenero and Arantxa Arbe
Jorunal of Polymer Science B: Polymer Physics 51 (2013) 87-113
DOI: 10.1002/polb.23178



PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2012


Probing locally moleculardynamics: imaging and nanodielectric spectroscopy
Luis A. Miccio, Mohammed M. Kummali, Gustavo A. Schwartz, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
Softcomp News Letter No. 10, Dec. 2012

Unimolecular Nanoparticles via Carbon-Carbon Click Chemistry for All-Polymer Nanocomposites
P. Khanjani, I. Perez-Baena, L. Buruaga and J. A. Pomposo
Macromol. Symp. 321-322 (2012) 145-149
DOI: 10.1002/masy.201251125

Double-exponential decay of orientational correlations in semiflexible polyelectrolytes
P. Bacova, P. Kosovan, F. Uhlik, J. Kuldova, Z. Limpouchova, and K. Prochazka
Eur. Phys. J. E 35 (2012) 53-56
DOI: 10.1140/epje/i2012-12053-6

Heterogeneity of the Segmental Dynamics in Cylindrical and Spherical Phases of Diblock Copolymers
M.Z. Slimani, A.J. Moreno, J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 8841-8852
DOI: 10.1021/ma301388j

Cluster Glasses of Ultrasoft Particles
D. Coslovich, M. Bernabei, A.J. Moreno
Journal of Chemical Physics 137 (2012) 184904 (15 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4765704

Dielectric Study of Hydration Water in Silica Nano-Particles
Cerveny, Silvina; Schwartz, Gustavo; Otegui, Jon; Colmenero, Juan; Loichen, Juliane; Westermann, Stephan
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116 (2012) 24340-24349
DOI: 10.1021/jp307826s

Time dependence of the segmental relaxation time of poly(vinyl acetate)-silica nanocomposites
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Physical Review E 86 (2012) 041501 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.86.041501

Short and Intermediate Range Order in Poly(alkylene oxide)s. A Neutron Diffraction and Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study
C. Gerstl, M. Brodeck, G. J. Schneider, Y. Su, J. Allgaier, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, and D. Richter
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 7293-7303
DOI: 10.1021/ma301197y

Component dynamics in polyvinylpyrrolidone concentrated aqueous solutions
Remi Busselez, Arantxa Arbe, Silvina Cerveny, Sara Capponi, Juan Colmenero, and Bernhard Frick
J. Chem. Phys. 137 (2012) 084902 (16 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4746020

Tunable uptake of poly(ethylene oxide) by graphite-oxide-based materials
Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Felix Fernandez-Alonso, Jose A. Pomposo, Eduardo Enciso, Jose Luis G. Fierro, Juan Colmenero
Carbon 50 (2012) 5232-5241
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2012.07.008

Dielectric spectroscopy in the GHz region on fully hydrated zwitterionic aminoacids.
Inigo Rodriguez-Arteche, Silvina Cerveny, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Phys Chem Chem Phys. 14 (2012) 11352-11362
DOI: 10.1039/C2CP41496A

Tutorial Review: Neutron scattering and molecular dynamics simulations: synergetic tools to unravel structure and dynamics in polymers
Arantxa Arbe, Fernando Alvarez and Juan Colmenero
Soft Matter 8 (2012) 8257-8270
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM26061A

Enthalpy Recovery in Nanometer to Micrometer Thick Polystyrene Films
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 5296-5306
DOI: 10.1021/ma300622k

Quasielastic Neutron Scattering Study on the Dynamics of Poly(alkylene oxide)s
C. Gerstl, G. J. Schneider, A. Fuxman, M. Zamponi, B. Frick, T. Seydel, M. Koza, A.-C. Genix, J. Allgaier, D. Richter, J. Colmenero, and A. Arbe
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 4394-4405
DOI: 10.1021/ma3003399

Naked and Self-Clickable Propargylic-Decorated Single-Chain Nanoparticle Precursors via Redox-Initiated RAFT Polymerization
Ana Sanchez-Sanchez, Isabel Asenjo-Sanz, Lorea Buruaga and Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecular Rapid Communications 33 (2012) 1262-1267
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201200180

Dynamical behavior of highly concentrated trehalose water solutions: a dielectric spectroscopy study.
Sara Emanuela Pagnotta, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Phys Chem Chem Phys. 14 (2012) 2991-2996
DOI: 10.1039/C2CP22402J

Macromolecular Structure and Vibrational Dynamics of Confined Poly(ethylene oxide): from Subnanometer 2-D Intercalation into Graphite Oxide to Surface Adsorption onto Graphene Sheets
Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Fernandez-Alonso, Felix; Pomposo, Jose; Cerveny, Silvina; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
ACS Macro Letters 1 (2012) 550-554
DOI: 10.1021/mz3001012

Tg depression and invariant segmental dynamics in polystyrene thin films
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Huajie Yin, Andreas Schoenals, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Soft Matter 8 (2012) 5119-5122
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM25419K

Two-dimensional Subnanometer Confinement of Ethylene Glycol and Poly(ethylene oxide) by Neutron Spectroscopy: Molecular Size Effects
Barroso-Bujans, Fabienne; Fernandez-Alonso, Felix; Cerveny, Silvina; Arrese-Igor, Silvia; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 3137-3144
DOI: 10.1021/ma202655f

Three-dimensional tomography of single charge inside dielectric materials using electrostatic force microscopy
Clement Riedel, Richard Arinero, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero and Juan Jose Saenz
MRS Proceedings 1421 (2012) 5-9
DOI: 10.1557/opl.2012.53

Single versus Double Pass EFM Imaging: Imaging a Polymer Blend Using Electrostatic Force Microscopy
Mohammed M. Kummali, Gustavo A. Schwartz, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
Imaging & Microscopy 2012, vol 1, p. 43-45

Polymer Rheology by Dielectric Spectroscopy
Clement Riedel, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero and Phillipe Tordjeman
Rheology (Ed. Juan De Vicente) Chapter 1, INTECH ISBN: 978-953-51-0187-1

Positron annihilation and relaxation dynamics from dielectric spectroscopy and neutron scattering: poly(vinylmethylether)
J Bartos, M Iskrova-Miklosovicova, D Cangialosi, A Alegria, O Sausa, H Svajdlenkova , A Arbe, J Kristiak and J Colmenero
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 24 (2012) 155104 (12 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/24/15/155104

Neutron Scattering and X-ray Investigation of the Structure and Dynamics of Poly(ethyl methacrylate)
A.-C. Genix, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, J. Wuttke, and D. Richter
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 2522-2536
DOI: 10.1021/ma202653k

Anomalous Molecular Weight Dependence of Chain Dynamics in Unentangled Polymer Blends with Strong Dynamic Asymmetry
Arrese-Igor, Silvia; Moreno, Angel; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Soft Matter 8 (2012) 3739-3742
DOI: 10.1039/C2SM07451F

Enhanced physical aging of polymer nanocomposites: the key role of the area to volume ratio
Polymer
Daniele Cangialosi; Virginie M Boucher; Angel Alegria; Juan Colmenero
Polymer 53 (2012) 1362-1372
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2012.01.03

Dynamics of Water Absorbed in Polyamides
M. Laurati, P. Sotta, D. R. Long, L.-A. Fillot, A. Arbe, A. Alegria, J. P. Embs, T. Unruh, G. J. Schneider, and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 1676-1687
DOI: 10.1021/ma202368x

Easy-dispersible poly(glycidyl phenyl ether)-functionalized graphene sheets obtained by reaction of 'living' anionic polymer chains
Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Virginie M. Boucher, Jose A. Pomposo, Lorea Buruaga, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Chem. Commun. 48 (2012) 2618-2620
DOI:10.1039/C2CC17353K

Single Chain Dynamic Structure Factor of Poly(ethylene oxide) in Dynamically Asymmetric Blends with Poly(methyl methacrylate). Neutron Scattering and Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Martin Brodeck, Fernando Alvarez, Juan Colmenero, and Dieter Richter
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 536-542
DOI: 10.1021/ma2016634

Unexpected PDMS Behavior In Segregated Cylindrical and Spherical Nano-Phases of PS-PDMS Asymmetric Diblock Copolymers
Lourdes del Valle-Carrandi, Angel Alegria, Arantxa Arbe, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 45 (2012) 491-502
DOI: 10.1021/ma202107m

Complex Polymers
A. Arbe, and J. Colmenero
Chapter of the book "Dynamics of Soft Matter: Neutron Applications";
2012; Edited by V. Garcia-Sakai, C. Alba-Simionesco, S.H. Chen (Springer).
DOI: 10
.1007/978-1-4614-0727-0


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2011


Broadband Dielectric Spectroscopic, Calorimetric, and FTIR-ATR Investigations of D-Arabinose Aqueous Solutions
Lokendra P. Singh, Silvina Cerveny, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
Chem. Phys. Chem. 12 (2011) pages 3624-3633
DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201100469

More than one dynamic crossover in protein hydration water
Mazza, MG; Stokely, K; Pagnotta, S; Bruni, F; Stanley, HE; Franzese, G
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108 (2011) 19873-19878
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1104299108

Dynamics of Water in Supercooled Aqueous Solutions of Poly(Propylene Glycol) as Studied by Broadband Dielectric Spectroscopy and low Temperature FTIR-ATR Spectroscopy
Lokendra Pratap Singh , Silvina Cerveny , Angel Alegria , and Juan Colmenero
J. Phys. Chem. B 346 (2011) 13817-13827
DOI: 10.1021/jp2073705

On the Apparent SEC Molecular Weight and Polydispersity Reduction upon Intramolecular Collapse of Polydisperse Chains to Unimolecular Nanoparticles
Jose A. Pomposo, Irma Perez-Baena, Lorea Buruaga, Angel Alegria, Angel J. Moreno and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 8644-8649
DOI: 10.1021/ma201070b

Revisiting the effects of organic solvents on the thermal reduction of graphite
oxide
Fabienne Barroso-Bujansa, Jose Luis G. Fierro, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
Thermochim. Acta 526 (2011) 65-71
DOI: 10.1016/j.tca.2011.08.023

Enthalpy recovery of glassy polymers: Dramatic deviations from the extrapolated liquid-like behavior
Cangialosi, Daniele; Boucher, Virginie; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 8333-8342
DOI: 10.1021/ma2018233

Broadband dielectric spectroscopy and calorimetric investigations of d-lyxose
Lokendra P Singh, A Alegria, J Colmenero
Carbohydrate Research 346 (2011) 2165-2172
DOI: 10.1016/j.carres.2011.06.029

Site-Dependent Segmental Dynamics Revealed Using Broadband Dielectric Spectroscopy on Well-Defined Functionalized Polystyrenes
Sandra Plaza-Garcia, Reidar Lund, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, Jonathan Janoski, and Roderic P. Quirk
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 7810-7819
DOI: 10.1021/ma2014436

Heterogeneity of the Segmental Dynamics in Lamellar Phases of Diblock Copolymers
Mohammed Zakaria Slimani, Angel J. Moreno, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 6952-6961
DOI: 10.1021/ma200470a

Determining concentration depth profiles in fluorinated networks by means of electric force microscopy
Luis A. Miccio, Mohammed M. Kummali, Pablo E. Montemartini, Patricia A. Oyanguren, Gustavo A. Schwartz, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 135 (2011) 064704 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3624574

Equilibrium Chain Exchange Kinetics of Diblock Copolymer Micelles: Effect of Morphology
Reidar Lund, Lutz Willner, Vitaliy Pipich, Isabelle Grillo, Peter Lindner, Juan Colmenero, and Dieter Richter
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 6145-6154
DOI: 10.1021/ma200532r

Contrast inversion in electrostatic force microscopy imaging of trapped charges: tip-sample distance and dielectric constant dependence
C Riedel, A Alegria, J Colmenero and J J Saenz
Nanotechnology 22 (2011) 345702 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/22/34/345702

On the use of electrostatic force microscopy as a quantitative subsurface characterization technique: a numerical study
C. Riedel, A. Alegria, G. A. Schwartz, R. Arinero, J. Colmenero and J. J. Saenz
Applied Physics Letters 99 (2011) 023101 (3 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3608161

Free volume holes diffusion to describe physical aging in PMMA/silica nanocomposites
Daniele Cangialosi, Virginie M. Boucher, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 135 (2011) 014901 (9 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3605600

Compatibility Studies of PS/PVAc Blends using Electrostatic Force Microscopy
M.M. Kummali, G. A. Schwartz, A. Alegria, R. Arinero, J. Colmenero
Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics 49 (2011) 1332-1338
DOI: 10.1002/polb.22301

Polymers under extreme two-dimensional confinement: Poly(ethylene oxide) in graphite oxide
Fabienne Barroso-Bujans, Felix Fernandez-Alonso, Silvina Cerveny, Stewart F. Parker, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Soft Matter 7 (2011) 7173-7176 (communication)
DOI: 10.1039/c1sm05661a

Quasielastic neutron scattering study of hydrogen motions in an aqueous poly(vinyl methyl ether) solution
S. Capponi, A. Arbe, S. Cerveny, R. Busselez, B. Frick, J. P. Embs, and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 134 (2011) 204906 (14 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3592560

A Nanotechnology Pathway to Arresting Phase Separation in Soft Nanocomposites
Jose A. Pomposo, Alaitz Ruiz de Luzuriaga, Inaki Garcia, Agustin Etxeberria, Juan Colmenero
Macromolecular Rapid Communications 32 (2011) 573-578
DOI: 10.1002/marc.201000720

Numerical study of the lateral resolution in electrostatic force microscopy for dielectric samples
C Riedel, A Alegria, G A Schwartz, J Colmenero and J J Saenz
Nanotechnology 22 (2011) 285705 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/22/28/285705

Static and Dynamic Contributions to Anomalous Chain Dynamics in Polymer Blends
Marco Bernabei, Angel J. Moreno, Juan Colmenero
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 23 (2011) 234119 (9 pages)
DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/23/23/234119

Broadband nanoDielectric Spectroscopy by means of Amplitude Modulation Electrostatic Force Microscopy (AM-EFM)
G.A. Schwartz, C. Riedel, R. Arinero, Ph. Tordjeman, A. Alegria, and J. Colmenero
Ultramicroscopy 111 (2011) 1366-1369
DOI: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2011.05.001

Positron annihilation and relaxation dynamics from dielectric spectroscopy and nuclear magnetic resonance: cis-trans-1,4-poly(butadiene)
J. Bartos, O. Sausa, G.A. Schwartz, A. Alegria, J.M. Alberdi, A. Arbe, J. Kristiak and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 134 (2011) 164507 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3578446
Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 21 (2011) n. 9

Effect of blending on the chain dynamics of the "Low-Tg" component in non-entangled and dynamically asymmetric polymer blends
Arrese-Igor, Silvia; Moreno, Angel; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 3611-3621
DOI: 10.1021/ma2000064

Chain Dynamics of Unentangled Poly(ethylene-alt-propylene) Melts by Means of Neutron Scattering and Fully Atomistic Molecular Dynamics Simulations
R. Perez-Aparicio, F. Alvarez, A. Arbe, L. Willner, D. Richter, P. Falus, and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 3129-3139
DOI: 10.1021/ma102909r

Glassy Dynamics of Polystyrene by Quasielastic Neutron Scattering
S. Arrese-Igor, A. Arbe, B. Frick, and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 3161-3168
DOI: 10.1021/ma2001178

Physical aging of polystyrene/gold nanocomposites and its relation to the calorimetric Tg depression
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, Isabel Pastoriza-Santos and Luis M. Liz-Marzan
Soft Matter 7 (2011) 3607-3620
DOI: 10.1039/c0sm01326a

Structure and Dynamics of Self-Assembled Comb Copolymers: Comparison between Simulations of a Generic Model and Neutron Scattering Experiments
Angel J. Moreno, Arantxa Arbe, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 44 (2011) 1695-1706
DOI: 10.1021/ma102545n

Study of the structure and dynamics of poly(vinyl pyrrolidone) by molecular dynamics simulations validated by quasielastic neutron scattering and x-ray diffraction experiments
Remi Busselez, Arantxa Arbe, Fernando Alvarez, Juan Colmenero, and Bernhard Frick
J. Chem. Phys. 134 (2011) 054904 (15 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3533771

Chain dynamics in nonentangled polymer melts: A first-principle approach for the role of intramolecular barriers
Marco Bernabei, Angel J. Moreno, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Francesco Sciortino and Juan Colmenero
Soft Matter 7 (2011) 1364-1368
DOI: 10.1039/c0sm00861c

The free volume of poly(vinyl methylether) as computed in a wide temperature range and at length scales up to the nanoregion
Dusan Racko, S. Capponi, F. Alvarez and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 134, 044512 (2011) (14 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3525380

E ffect of hydration on the dielectric properties of C-S-H gel
Silvina Cerveny, Silvia Arrese-Igor, Jorge S. Dolado, Juan J. Gaitero, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 134, 034509 (2011) (9 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3521481

Physical aging in PMMA/Silica nanocomposites: Enthalpy and dielectric relaxation
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, A. Alegria, J. Colmenero J. Gonzalez-Irun,
Luis M. Liz-Marzan
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 357 (2011) 605-609
DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2010.05.091

From caging to Rouse dynamics in polymer melts with intramolecular barriers: A critical test of the mode coupling theory
Marco Bernabei, Angel J. Moreno, Emanuela Zaccarelli, Francesco Sciortino, and Juan Colmenero
Journal of Chemical Physics 134 (2011) 024523 (12 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3525147

Structural and thermodynamic aspects of the cylinder-to-sphere transition in amphiphilic diblock copolymer micelles
Lund, Reidar; Pipich, Vitaliy; Willner, Lutz; Radulescu, Aurel; Colmenero, Juan; Richter, Dieter
Soft Matter 7 (2011) 1491-1500
DOI: 10.1039/c0sm00894j

Metal-Free Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) Nanoparticles by Enamine Click Chemsitry at Room Temperature
Lorea Buruaga, Jose A. Pomposo
Polymers 3 (2011) 1673-1683
Special Issue: CLICK CHEMISTRY IN POLYMER SCIENCE, Editor Andrew Lowe
DOI: 10.3390/polym3041673


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2010


New Route to Polymeric Nanoparticles by Click Chemistry Using Bifunctional Cross-Linkers
Alaitz Ruiz de Luzuriaga, Irma Perez-Baena, Sarah Montes, Iraida Loinaz, Ibon Odriozola, Ignacio Garcia, Jose A. Pomposo
Macromolecular Symposia 296 (2010) 303-310
DOI: 10.1002/masy.201051042j

Kinetic Study of the Graphite Oxide Reduction: Combined Structural and Gravimetric Experiments under Isothermal and Nonisothermal Conditions
F. Barroso-Bujans, A. Alegria, J. Colmenero
J. Phys. Chem. C 114 (2010) 21645-21651
DOI: 10.1021/jp108905j

Increasing the density melts ultrasoft colloidal glasses
L. Berthier, A.J. Moreno, G. Szamel
Physical Review E 82 (2010) 060501R (4 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.82.060501

Water dynamics in poly(vinyl pyrrolidone)-water solution before and after isothermal crystallization
S. Cerveny. S. Ouchiar, G.A. Schwartz, A. Alegria, J. Colmenero
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 356 (2010) Pages 3037-3041
DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2010.08.037

Universal relation between viscous flow and fast dynamics in glass-forming materials
T. Scopigno, D. Cangialosi, G. Ruocco
Physical Review B 81 (2010) 100202(R)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.81.100202

PDMS behaviour under confinement instrongly segregated mesophases of PS-PDMS diblock copolymers
L. del Valle-Carrandi, A. Alegria, and J. Colmenero
Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 189 (2010) 257-261
DOI: 10.1140/epjst/e2010-01330-0

Dynamics in binary cluster crystals
Manuel Camargo, Angel J Moreno and Christos N Likos
Journal of Statistical Mechanics 10 (2010) P10015
DOI: 10.1088/1742-5468/2010/10/P10015

Enthalpy Recovery of PMMA/Silica Nanocomposites
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 43 (2010) 7594-7603
DOI: 10.1021/ma101217y

Comparison of Calorimetric and Dielectric Single Component Glass Transitions in PtBS-PI Blends
S. Arrese-Igor, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
Macromolecules 43 (2010) 6406-6413
DOI: 10.1021/ma101022a

Effect of silica particles concentration on the physical aging of PMMA/silica nanocomposites
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
AIP Conf. Proc. 1255 (2010) 172-174
V INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TIMES OF POLYMERS (TOP) AND COMPOSITES
DOI: 10.1063/1.3455568

A Versatile "Click" Chemistry Precursor of Functional Polystyrene Nanoparticles
L. Oria, R. Aguado, J.A. Pomposo, J. Colmenero
Advanced Materials 22 (2010) 3038-3041
DOI: 10.1002/adma.201000243

Measuring dielectric properties at the nanoscale using Electrostatic Force Microscopy (Chapter)
R. Arinero, C. Riedel, G. A. Schwartz, G. Leveque, A. Alegria, Ph. Tordjeman, N. E. Israeloff, M. Ramonda and J. Colmenero
Microscopy: Science, Technology, Applications and Education (Microscopy Book Series, Number 4) Vol. 3; ISBN (13): 978-84-614-6191-2, Ed. A. Mendez-Vilas, J. Diaz, Formatex Research Center, December 2010; pages: 1963-1977

Imaging dielectric relaxation in nanostructured polymers by frequency modulation electrostatic force microscopy
C. Riedel, R. Sweeney, N. E. Israeloff, R. Arinero, G. A. Schwartz, A. Alegria, Ph. Tordjeman and J. Colmenero
Applied Physics Letters 96 (2010) 213110 (3 pages)
Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 19 (11) June 1, 2010
Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology 21 (23)-- June 7, 2010
DOI: 10.1063/1.3431288

Sorption and desorption behavior of water and organic solvents from graphite oxide
F. Barroso-Bujans, S. Cerveny, A. Alegria, J. Colmenero
Carbon 48 (2010) 3227-3286
DOI:
10.1016/j.carbon.2010.05.023

Dynamical behavior of hydrated glutathione: a model for protein-water interaction.
Sara Emanuela Pagnotta, Silvina Cerveny, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 12 (2010) 10512-10517
DOI: 10.1039/C003493B

Segmental and Normal Mode Relaxation of Poly(alkylene oxide)s Studied by Dielectric Spectroscopy and Rheology
Gerstl, Christine; Schneider, Gerald J.; Pyckhout-Hintzen, Wim; Allgaier, Juergen; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan; and Richter, Dieter
Macromolecules 43 (2010) 4968-4977
DOI: 10.1021/ma100384j

Accelerated Physical aging in PMMA/silica nanocomposites
Virginie M. Boucher, Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, Juan Gonzalez-Irun, Luis M. Liz-Marzan
Soft Matter 6 (2010) 3306 - 3317
DOI: 10.1039/c001656j

Influence of topology on effective potentials: coarse-graining ring polymers
Arturo Narros, Angel J. Moreno and Christos N. Likos
Soft Matter 6 (2010) 2435-2441
DOI: 10.1039/c001523g

Polymer dynamics under soft confinement in a self-assembled system.
Lutz Willner, Reidar Lund, Michael. Monkenbusch, Olaf Holderer, Juan Colmenero and Dieter Richter
Soft Matter 6 (2010) 1559 - 1570
DOI: 10.1039/b922649d

Direct Observation of Confined Single Chain Dynamics by Neutron Scattering
J. Martin, M. Krutyeva, M. Monkenbusch, A. Arbe, J. Allgaier, A. Radulescu, P. Falus, J. Maiz, C. Mijangos, J. Colmenero, and D. Richter
Phys. Rev. Lett. 104 (2010) 197801 (4 pages)
DOI:
10.1103/PhysRevLett.104.197801

Quantitative Mapping of NanoDielectrics with Electrostatic Force Microscopy
Clement Riedel, Richard Arinero, Philippe Tordjeman, Gerard Leveque, Gustavo Schwartz, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Microscopy and Analysis 24 (4) (2010) 9-11 (EU)

Dynamics in Poly(n-alkyl methacrylates): A neutron scattering, calorimetric and dielectric study
Arbe, Arantxa; Genix, Caroline; Arrese-Igor, Silvia; Colmenero, Juan; Richter, Dieter
Macromolecules 43 (2010) 3107-3119
DOI: 10.1021/ma902833h

Design and stabilization of block copolymer micelles via phenol-pyridine
hydrogen-bonding interactions
Alaitz Ruiz de Luzuriaga, Inaki Garcia, David Mecerreyes, Agustin Etxeberria, Jose A. Pomposo
Polymer 51 (2010) 1355-1362
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2010.01.032

High and low molecular weight crossovers in the longest relaxation time dependence of linear cis-1,4 polyisoprene by dielectric relaxations
Clement Riedel, Angel Alegria, Philippe Tordjeman, Juan Colmenero
Rheol. Acta 49 (2010) 509-512
DOI: 10.1007/s00397-010-0433-1

Chain Motion in Nonentangled Dynamically Asymmetric Polymer Blends: Comparison between Atomistic Simulations of PEO/PMMA and a Generic Bead-Spring Model
Martin Brodeck, Fernando Alvarez, Angel J. Moreno, Juan Colmenero and Dieter Richter
Macromolecules 43 (2010) 3036-3051
DOI: 10.1021/ma902820a

Dielectric relaxation of various end-functionalized polystyrenes: Plastification effects versus specific dynamics
Reidar Lund, Sandra Plaza-Garcia, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, Jonathan Janoski, Sumana Roy Chowdhury, Roderic P. Quirk
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 356 (2010) 676-679
DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2009.07.037

Positron annihilation response and broadband dielectric spectroscopy: Poly(propylene glycol)
J. Bartos, G.A. Schwartz, O. Sausa, A. Alegria, J. Kristiak, J. Colmenero
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 356 (2010) 782-786
DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2009.09.043

Dynamics of water intercalated in graphite oxide
F. Barroso-Bujans, S. Cerveny, A. Alegria, J. Colmenero
J. Phys. Chem. C 114 (2010) 2604-2612
DOI: 10.1021/jp907979v

Dielectric properties of thin insulating layers measured by Electrostatic Force Microscopy
C. Riedel, R. Arinero, Ph. Tordjeman, M. Ramonda, G. Leveque, G. A. Schwartz, D. G. de Oteyza, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
Eur. Phys. J. Appl. Phys. 50 (2010) 10501 (8 pages)
DOI: 10.1051/epjap/2010010

Nanoscale dielectric properties of insulating thin films: from single point measurements to quantitative images.
Riedel C, Schwartz GA, Arinero R, Tordjeman P, Leveque G, Alegria A, Colmenero J.
Ultramicroscopy 110, (2010) 634-638
DOI: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2010.02.024

Permanent adsorption of organic solvents in graphite oxide and its effect on the thermal exfoliation
F. Barroso-Bujans, S. Cerveny, R. Verdejo, J.J. del Val, J. M. Alberdi, A. Alegria, J. Colmenero
Carbon
48 (2010) 1079 - 1087
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2009.11.029

Small Angle Neutron Scattering as a Tool to Study Kinetics of Block Copolymer Micelles.
R. Lund
Chapter 8 in "Studying Kinetics with Neutrons: Prospects for Time-Resolved Neutron Scattering" (Goetz Eckold ed.) Springer Series of Solid State Sciences, vol. 161 (2010) 213-240
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-03309-4_8

Nanodielectric mapping of a model polystyrene-poly(vinyl acetate) blend by electrostatic force microscopy
C. Riedel, R. Arinero, Ph. Tordjeman, G. Leveque, G. A. Schwartz, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
Phys. Rev. E 81 (2010) 010801(R) (4 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.81.010801

Chain dynamics of poly(ethylene-alt-propylene) melts by means of coarse-grained simulations based on atomistic molecular dynamics
R. Perez-Aparicio, J. Colmenero, F. Alvarez, J. T. Padding and W. J. Briels
J. Chem. Phys. 132 (2010) 024904 (11 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3280067

PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2009



Quantum behavior of water protons in protein hydration shell
S.E. Pagnotta, F. Bruni, R. Senesi, A. Pietropaolo
Biophysical Journal 96 (2009) 1939 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2008.10.062

Atomic motions in poly(vinyl methyl ether): A combined study by quasielastic neutron scattering and molecular dynamics simulations in the light of the mode coupling theory
S. Capponi, A. Arbe, F. Alvarez, J. Colmenero, B. Frick, and J. P. Embs
Journal of Chemical Physics 131 (2009) 204901 (12 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3258857

The role of intramolecular barriers on the glass transition of polymers: Computer simulations versus mode coupling theory
Marco Bernabei, Angel J. Moreno, and Juan Colmenero
Journal of Chemical Physics 131 (2009) 204502 (15 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3266852

Polymer Dynamics of Well-defined, Chain-end Functionalized Polystyrenes by Dielectric Spectroscopy

Lund, Reidar; Plaza-Garcia, Sandra; Alegria, Angel; Colmenero, Juan; Quirk, Roderic; Janoski, Jonathan; Chowdhury, Sumana
Macromolecules 42 (2009) 8875-8881
DOI: 10.1021/ma901617u

Dynamical heterogeneity in binary mixtures of low-molecular-weight glass formers

Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Phys. Rev. E. 80 (2009) 041505 (8 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.80.041505

Quasielastic Neutron Scattering and Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study on the Structure Factor of Poly(ethylene-alt-propylene)
R. Perez-Aparicio, A. Arbe, F. Alvarez, J. Colmenero and L. Willner
Macromolecules 42 (2009) 8271-8285
DOI: 10.1021/ma9016407

Rouse-Model-Based Description of the Dielectric Relaxation of Nonentangled Linear 1,4-cis-Polyisoprene

Clement Riedel, Angel Alegria, Philippe Tordjeman and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules, 42 (2009) 8492-8499
DOI: 10.1021/ma901102q

Soft Confinement in Spherical Mesophases of Block Copolymer Melts
Angel J. Moreno and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules, 42 (2009) 8543-8556
DOI: 10.1021/ma901536e

Characterization of the 'simple-liquid' state in a polymeric system. Coherent and incoherent scattering functions
A. Arbe, and J. Colmenero.
Phys. Rev. E. 80
(2009) 041805 (13 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.80.041805


Dielectric relaxations in ribose and deoxyribose supercooled water solutions
Sara Emanuela Pagnotta, Silvina Cerveny, Angel Alegria, and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 131 (2009) 085102 (7 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3202215

Neutron Scattering Study of the Dynamics of a Polymer Melt under Nanoscopic Confinement
M. Krutyeva, J. Martin, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, C. Mijangos, G. Schneider, T. Unruh, Y. Su and D. Richter
Journal of Chemical Physics 131 (2009) 174901 (11 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3258329

Quasielastic neutron scattering in soft matter (review article)
Victoria Garcia Sakai, Arantxa Arbe
Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science 14 (2009) 381-390
DOI:
10.1016/j.cocis.2009.04.002

The free-volume structure of a polymer melt, poly(vinyl methylether) from molecular dynamics simulations and cavity analysis
Dusan Racko, Sara Capponi, Fernando Alvarez, Juan Colmenero, and Josef Bartos
J. Chem. Phys. 131 (2009)
064903 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3193727

High pressure dynamics of polymer/plasticizer mixtures
Gustavo Ariel Schwartz, Marian Paluch, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 131 (2009)
044906 (9 pages)
DOI:10.1063/1.3187938

Determination of the Nanoscale dielectric constant by means of a double pass method using Electrostatic Force Microscopy
Clement Riedel , Richard Arinero, Philippe Tordjeman , Michel Ramonda , Gerard Leveque , Gustavo Schwartz , Dimas de Oteyza , Angel Alegria , Juan Colmenero
J. of Applied Physics 106 (2009) 024315 (6 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3182726


Structural Observation and Kinetic Pathway in the Formation of Polymeric Micelles
Reidar Lund, Lutz Willner, Michael Monkenbusch, Pierre Panine, Theyencheri Narayanan,
Juan Colmenero, and Dieter Richter
Phys. Rev. Lett. 102 (2009)
188301
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.188301

The birth of micelles revealed by synchrotron light
R. Lund, L. Willner, M. Monkenbusch, P. Panine, T. Narayanan, J. Colmenero, and D. Richter
ESRF News. Spotlight 83
http://www.esrf.eu/news/spotlight/spotlight83/

Structural Properties of Weakly Segregated PS-PB Block Copolymer Micelles in n-Alkanes:
Solvent Entropy Effects
R. Lund; L. Willner; P. Lindner and D. Richter
Macromolecules 42 (2009) 2686-2695
DOI: 10.1021/ma8021629

On the temperature dependence of the nonexponentiality in glass-forming liquids
Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 130, 124902 (2009) (8 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.3098904

Study of the dynamics of poly(ethylene oxide) by combining molecular dynamic simulations and neutron scattering experiments
M. Brodeck, F. Alvarez, A. Arbe, F. Juranyi, T. Unruh, O. Holderer, J. Colmenero, and D. Richter
J. Chem. Phys. 130, 094908 (2009) (13 pages)
DOI: 1063/1.3077858

Cluster crystals in confinement
Sven van Teeffelen, Angel J. Moreno and Christos N. Likos
Soft Matter 5 (2009) 1024-1038
DOI: 10.1039/b813916d


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2008



Anomalous relaxation of self-assembled alkyl nanodomains in high-order poly(n-alkyl methacrylates).
Arbe A, Genix AC, Colmenero J, Richter D, and Fouquet P.
Soft Matter 4 (2008) 1792-1795
DOI: 10.1039/b807192f

Short-range order and collective dynamics of poly(vinyl acetate): A combined study by neutron scattering and molecular dynamics simulations
M. Tyagi, A. Arbe, F. Alvarez, J. Colmenero, and M. A. Gonzalez
J. Chem. Phys. 129 (2008)
224903
DOI: 10.1063/1.3028210

Comment on 'Vibrational and configurational parts of the specific heat at glass formation'.
D. Cangialosi, A. Alegria and J. Colmenero
Physical Review B 78 (2008) 176301
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.78.176301

Dynamic Arrest in Polymer Melts: Competition between Packing and Intramolecular Barriers
Marco Bernabei, Angel J. Moreno, and Juan Colmenero
Physical Review Letters 101 (2008) 255701 (4 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.101.255701

Dynamics of Amorphous and Semicrystalline 1,4-trans-Poly(isoprene) by Dielectric Spectroscopy.
Cerveny S, Zinck P, Terrier M, Arrese-Igor S, Alegria A, and Colmenero J.
Macromolecules 41 (2008) 8669
DOI: 10.1021/ma8016585

Atomic motions in the alpha-beta-merging region of 1,4-polybutadiene: a molecular dynamics simulation study.
A. Narros, A. Arbe, F. Alvarez, J. Colmenero, D. Richter.
J. Chem. Phys. 128 (2008) 224905 (17 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.2937333

Effect of stretching on the sub-Tg phenylene-ring dynamics of polycarbonate by neutron
scattering
Silvia Arrese-Igor, Olatz Mitxelena, Arantxa Arbe, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, and Bernhard Frick
Physical Review E 78 (2008) 021801 (8 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.78.021801

Dielectric relaxation of polychlorinated biphenyl/toluene mixtures: Component dynamics
Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 128 (2008) 224508 (10 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.2937449


Experimental Determination of the Size of Cooperatively Rearranging Regions in Glass-forming Polymers
Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero
in Proceedings of the 2007 ACerS Glass & Optical Materials Divison Meeting and The 18th University Conference on Glass; Hall, Matthew, Click, Carol (eds.), John Wiley & Sons 2008
ISBN-13: 978-0-470-39241-6

Cluster-Forming Systems of Ultrasoft Repulsive Particles: Statics and Dynamics
C.N. Likos, B.M. Mladek, A.J. Moreno, D. Gottwald, G. Kahl
Computer Physics Communications 179 (2008) 71-76
DOI: 10.1016/j.cpc.2008.01.015

Neutron scattering investigation of a diluted blend of poly(ethylene oxide) in polyethersulfone
A.-C. Genix, A. Arbe, S. Arrese-Igor, J. Colmenero, D. Richter, B. Frick, and P. P. Deen
J. Chem. Phys.
128, 184901 (2008) (11 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.2918497

Universal features of water dynamics in solutions of hydrophilic polymers, biopolymers, and small glass-forming materials

S. Cerveny, A Alegria, and J. Colmenero
Phys. Rev. E 77 (2008) 031803 (5 pages)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.77.031803

Hydration Water Dynamics in Solutions of Hydrophilic Polymers, Biopolymers and Other Glass Forming Materials by Dielectric Spectroscopy
Silvina Cerveny, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
AIP Conf. Proc. 982, (2008) 706-711

COMPLEX SYSTEMS: 5th International Workshop on Complex Systems
DOI: 10.1063/1.2897882


Entangledlike Chain Dynamics in Nonentangled Polymer Blends with Large Dynamic Asymmetry
Angel J. Moreno and Juan Colmenero
Physical Review Letters 100 (2008) 126001(1-4)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.100.126001

Miscible Polymer Blends with Large Dynamical Asymmetry: A New Class of Solid-State Electrolytes?

Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 41 (
2008) 1565 - 1569
DOI:
10.1021/ma071679v

Dynamical and Structural Aspects of the Cold Crystallization of Poly(dimethylsiloxane) (PDMS)

Reidar Lund, Angel Alegria, Luis Goitandia, Juan Colmenero, Miguel A. Gonzalez, and Peter Lindner
Macromolecules 41 (
2008) 1364 - 1376
DOI:
10.1021/ma702055b

Broadband dielectric investigation on poly(vinyl pyrrolidone) and its water mixtures
Silvina Cerveny, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero

J. Chem. Phys. 128 (2008) 044901 (7 pages)
DOI: 10.1063/1.2822332


Self-Concentration and Interfacial Fluctuation Effects on the Local Segmental Dynamics of Nanostructured Diblock Copolymer Melts

Reidar Lund, Lutz Willner, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, and Dieter Richter
Macromolecules 41 (
2008) 511 - 514; (Communication to the Editor)
DOI:
10.1021/ma702477n



PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2007



Segmental dynamics in miscible polymer blends: recent results and open questions (Review)
J. Colmenero and A. Arbe
Soft Matter 3 (2007) 1474 - 1485

Dielectric properties of water in amorphous mixtures of polymers and other glass forming materials

Silvina Cerveny, Juan Colmenero and Angel Alegria
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 353 (2007) 4523-4527

Dielectric study of the segmental relaxation of low and high molecular weight polystyrenes under hydrostatic pressure
Gustavo Ariel Schwartz, Juan Colmenero and Angel Alegria

Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 353 (2007) 4298-4302

Dielectric secondary relaxation and phenylene ring dynamics in bisphenol-A polycarbonate
Angel Alegria, Silvia Arrese-Igor, Olatz Mitxelena, Juan Colmenero
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 353 (2007) 4262-4266

Tests of mode coupling theory in a simple model for two-component miscible polymer blends
A.J. Moreno, J. Colmenero
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 19 (2007) 466112 (18 pages)

On the momentum transfer dependence of the atomic motions in the alpha-relaxation range. Polymers vs. low-molecular-weight glass-forming systems - art. no. 38001
Sacristan, J; Alvarez, F; Colmenero, J
Europhysics Letter 80 (2007) 38001 (5 pages)

Positron-annihilation-lifetime response and broadband dielectric relaxation spectroscopy:
Diethyl phthalate
J. Bartos, A. Alegria, O. Sausa, M. Tyagi, D. Gomez, J. Kristiak and J. Colmenero
Physical Review E 76 (2007) 031503 (9 pages)

Diffusion and Relaxation Dynamics in Cluster Crystals
Angel J. Moreno and Christos N. Likos
Physical Review Letters 99 (2007) 107801 (4 pages)

Route to calculate the length scale for the glass transition in polymers
D. Cangialosi, A. Alegria, and J. Colmenero
Physical Review E 75 (2007) 011514 (5 pages)

Dynamic Confinement Effects in Polymer Blends. A Quasielastic Neutron Scattering Study of the Slow Component in the Blend Poly(vinyl acetate)/Poly(ethylene oxide)
M. Tyagi, A. Arbe, A. Alegria, J. Colmenero, and B. Frick
Macromolecules 40 (2007) 4568-4577

Broadband dielectric study of oligomer of poly(vinyl acetate): A detailed comparison of dynamics with its polymer analog
Madhusudan Tyagi, Angel Alegria and Juan Colmenero
Physical Review E 75 (2007) 061805 (9 pages)

"Self-concentration' effects on the dynamics of a polychlorinated biphenyl diluted in 1,4-polybutadiene
D. Cangialosi, A. Alegria, and J. Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 126, 204904 (2007) (9 pages)

Phenylene ring dynamics in phenoxy and the effect of intramolecular linkages on the dynamics of some engineering thermoplastics below the glass transition temperature
Silvia Arrese-Igor, Arantxa Arbe, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, and Bernhard Frick
Physical Review E 75 (2007) 051801
(13 pages)

Dynamics of confined water in different environments
S. Cerveny, J. Colmenero, A. Alegria
European Physical Journal-Special Topics 141 (2007) 49-52

Anomalous Relaxation in Binary Mixtures: A Dynamic Facilitation Picture
A.J. Moreno, J. Colmenero
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 19 (2007) 205144 (6 pages)

Atomic Motions in the alpha/beta-Region of Glass-Forming Polymers.
Molecular versus Mode Coupling Theory Approach
J. Colmenero, A. Narros, F. Alvarez, A. Arbe, A.J. Moreno
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 19 (2007) 205127 (11 pages)

Single Component Dynamics in Miscible Poly(vinyl methyl ether)/Polystyrene Blends under Hydrostatic Pressure

Gustavo A. Schwartz, Juan Colmenero, and Angel Alegria
Macromolecules 40 (2007) 3246-3255

Polymer Chain Dynamics in a Random Environment: Heterogeneous Mobilities
K. Niedzwiedz, A. Wischnewski, M. Monkenbusch, D. Richter, A.-C. Genix, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, M. Strauch and E. Straube
Physical Review Letters 98 (2007) 168301 (4 pages)

Adam-Gibbs based model to describe the single component dynamics in miscible polymer blends under hydrostatic pressure
Gustavo A. Schwartz, Ángel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 127
(2007) 154907 (8 pages)

R. Lund, L. Willner, D. Richter, H. Iatrou, N. Hadjichristidis and P. Lindner
Unraveling the equilibrium chain Exchange kinetics of polymeric micelles using time Resolved SANS- Architectural and topological effects
J. Appl. Cryst. 40
(2007) s327-s331

M. Laurati, J. Stellbrink, R. Lund, L. Willner, D. Richter and E. Zaccarelli
Asymmetric poly(ethylene-alt-propylene)-poly(ethylene oxide) micelles: A system with starlike morphology and interactions
Phys. Rev. E 76
(2007) 041503 (14 pages)


PAPERS PUBLISHED IN 2006




Plasticizer effect on the dynamics of polyvinylchloride studied by dielectric spectroscopy and quasielastic neutron scattering
Reiner Zorn, Michael Monkenbusch, Dieter Richter, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero, and Bela Farago
Journal of Chemical Physics 125 (2006) 154904 (13 pages)

Comment on
"Pressure Dependence of Fragile-to-Strong Transition and a Possible Second Critical Point in Supercooled Confined Water"
Silvina Cerveny, Juan Colmenero, Angel Alegria
Physical Review Letters 97 (2006) 189802

Molecular motions in glassy polycarbonate below its glass transition temperature
Silvia Arrese-Igor, Olatz Mitxelena, Arantxa Arbe, Angel Alegria, Juan Colmenero and Bernhard Frick
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 352 (2006) 5072-5075

Hydrogen dynamics in polyethersulfone: A quasielastic neutron scattering study in the high-momentum transfer region
I. Quintana, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero and B. Frick
Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 352 (2006) 4610-4614

Relaxation Scenarios in a Mixture of Large and Small Spheres: Dependence on the Size Disparity
A.J. Moreno, J. Colmenero
Journal of Chemical Physics 125 (2006) 164507 (15 pages)

Predicting the Time Scale of the Component Dynamics of Miscible Polymer Blends: The Polyisoprene/Poly(vinylethylene) Case
Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 39 (2006) 7149 - 7156

Self- and Collective Dynamics of Syndiotactic Poly(methyl methacrylate). A Combined Study by Quasielastic Neutron Scattering and Atomistic Molecular Dynamics Simulations
A.-C. Genix, A. Arbe, F. Alvarez, J. Colmenero, B. Farago, A. Wischnewski, and D. Richter
Macromolecules 39
(2006) 6260 - 6272

Mode Coupling Theory Predictions for a Limited Valency Attractive Square Well Model
E. Zaccarelli, I. Saika-Voivod, A.J. Moreno, E. La Nave, S.V. Buldyrev, F. Sciortino, and P. Tartaglia
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 18 (2006) S2373-S2382

Anomalous Dynamic Arrest in a Mixture of Large and Small Particles

Angel J. Moreno and Juan Colmenero
Physical Review E 74 (2006) 021409 (14 pages)

Logarithmic relaxation in a kinetically constrained model
Angel J. Moreno and Juan Colmenero
J. Chem. Phys. 125 (2006) 016101 (2 pages)

Local Structure of Syndiotactic Poly(methyl methacrylate). A Combined Study by Neutron Diffraction with Polarization Analysis and Atomistic Molecular Dynamics Simulations
A.-C. Genix, A. Arbe, F. Alvarez, J. Colmenero, W. Schweika, and D. Richter
Macromolecules 39 (2006) 3947 - 3958

Pressure-Temperature Dependence of Polymer Segmental Dynamics. Comparison between the Adam-Gibbs Approach and Density Scalings.
Gustavo A. Schwartz, Juan Colmenero, and Angel Alegria
Macromolecules 39 (2006) 3931 - 3938

Non-Gaussian Energy Landscape of a Simple Model for Strong Network-Forming Liquids: Accurate Evaluation of the Configurational Entropy
A.J. Moreno, I. Saika-Voivod, E. Zaccarelli, E. La Nave, S.V. Buldyrev, P. Tartaglia, F. Sciortino
Journal of Chemical Physics 124 (2006) 204509 (13 pages)

Water dynamics in n-propylene glycol aqueous solutions
S. Cerveny, G. A. Schwartz, A. Alegria, R. Bergman, and J. Swenson
Journal of Chemical Physics 124 (2006) 194501 (9 pages)

Is There a Higher-Order Mode Coupling Transition in Polymer Blends?
Angel J. Moreno, Juan Colmenero
Journal of Chemical Physics 124 (2006) 184906 (6 pages)

Describing the component dynamics in miscible polymer blends: Towards a fully predictive model
Gustavo A. Schwartz, Daniele Cangialosi, Ángel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Journal of Chemical Physics 124 (2006) 154904 (5 pages)

Dynamic Confinement Effects in Polymer Blends. A Quasielastic Neutron Scattering Study of the Dynamics of Poly(ethylene oxide) in a Blend with Poly(vinyl acetate).
M. Tyagi, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, B. Frick, and J. R. Stewart
Macromolecules 39 (2006) 3007 - 3018

Gel to Glass Transition in Simulation of a Valence-Limited Colloidal System
E. Zaccarelli, I. Saika-Voivod, S.V. Buldyrev, A.J. Moreno, P. Tartaglia, F. Sciortino
Journal of Chemical Physics 124 (2006) 124908 (14 pages)

On the Molecular Motions Originating from the Dielectric γ-Relaxation of Bisphenol-A Polycarbonate
Angel Alegria, Olatz Mitxelena, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 39 (2006) 2691 - 2699

Quasielastic Neutron Scattering Study on the Effect of Blending on the Dynamics of Head-to-Head Poly(propylene) and Poly(ethylene-propylene)
R. Perez Aparicio, A. Arbe, J. Colmenero, B. Frick, L. Willner, D. Richter, and L. J. Fetters
Macromolecules 39 (2006) 1060-1072

A thermodynamic approach to the fragility of glass-forming polymers
D. Cangialosi, A. Alegria, and J. Colmenero
Journal of Chemical Physics 124 (2006) 024906 (4 pages)

Modeling the Dynamics of Head-to-Head Polypropylene in Blends with Polyisobutylene
Daniele Cangialosi, Angel Alegria, and Juan Colmenero
Macromolecules 39 (2006) 448 - 450




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