Douglas H. Adamson


Department of Chemistry


  • Ph.D. University of Southern California
  • B.S. University of Evansville, Indiana

Research Focus

  • Bio-Inspired Materials
  • Polymersomes
  • Nanofillers


Chromatographic Approach to Isolate Exfoliated Graphene 
Abeykoon, P. G.; Ward, S. P.; Chen, F.; Adamson, D. H.
Langmuir2021, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.1c00917

Surface-initiated passing-through zwitterionic polymer brushes for salt-selective and antifouling materials
Vy, N. C. H.; Liyanage, C. D.; Williams, R. M.; Fang, J. M.; Kerns, P.; Schniepp, H. C.; Adamson, D. H.
Macromolecules, 2020, 53(22), 10278-10288

Controlled Radical Polymerization of Hydrophilic and Zwitterionic Brush-like Polymers from Silk Fibroin Surfaces
Heichel, D. L.; Vy, N. C.; Ward, S. P.; Adamson, D. H.; Burke, K. A.
Journal of Materials Chemistry B2020, 8, 10392-10406

Interface-exfoliated Graphene-based Conductive Screen-printing Inks: Low-loading, Low-cost, and Additive-free
Chen, F.; Varghese, D.; McDermott, S. T.; George, I.; Geng, L.; Adamson, D. H.
Scientific Reports2020, 10, 18047

Effect of aqueous anions on graphene exfoliation
Ward, S. P.; Abeykoon, P.; McDermott, S. T.; Adamson, D. H.
Langmuir, 2020, 36, 10421-10428

PolyHIPE Foams from Pristine Graphene: Strong, Porous, and Electrically Conductive Materials Templated by a 2D Surfactant
Brown, E. E. B.; Woltornist, S. J.; Adamson, D. H.
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science2020, 580: 700-708

Kinetic study of surfactant-free graphene exfoliation at a solvent interface
Hui, T.; Adamson, D. H.
Carbon2020, 168, 354-361

Self-assembled graphene composites for flow-through filtration
Varghese, D.; Bento, J. L.; Ward, S. P.; Adamson, D. H.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2020, 12(26):29692-29699

Pristine Graphene Microspheres by the Spreading and Trapping of Graphene at an Interface
Liyanage, C. D.; Varghese, D.; Brown, E. E. B.; Adamson, D. H.
Langmuir2019, 35:14310-14315

Electrical Conductivity of Graphene – Polymer Composite Foams: A Computational Study
Wang, Z.; Tian, Y.; Liang, H.; Adamson, D. H.; Dobrynin, A. V.
Macromolecules2019, 52:7379-7385

Douglas Adamson
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