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Prof. Leonie Barner

Principal Research Fellow and Professor (QUT),

Director Centre for a Waste-Free World (QUT)

QUT Contact Details

Brief Curriculum Vitae
1969 Born in Stuttgart, Germany
Professional Work
since 04/20 Director – Centre for a Waste-Free World at the Queensland University of Technology
since 08/19 Professor at the Queensland University of Technology
09/17 – 12/19  IFE Platform Leader “Manufacturing with Advanced Materials” at QUT
05/17 – 07/19 Associate Professor and Principal Research Fellow, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Institute for Future Environments (IFE), Brisbane, Australia
06/13 – 04/17 Associate Professor (fractional) at the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
10/11 – 03/17 Head of the Soft Matter Synthesis Lab at the Institute of Biological Interfaces and Deputy Department Head at the Institute of Functional Interfaces (Novel Polymers and Biomaterials, Prof. J. Lahann), at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany
10/08 – 09/11 Senior Research Scientist and Project Leader at the ‘Fraunhofer Institut für Chemische Technologie’ (ICT) in Pfinztal, Germany
07/07 – 06/08 Senior Research Fellow and Research Manager, Centre for Advanced Macromolecular Design (CAMD), University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
12/03 – 06/07 Senior Research Associate and Research Manager, Centre for Advanced Macromolecular Design (CAMD), University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
10/02 – 11/03 Senior Research Associate, Centre for Advanced Macromolecular Design (CAMD), University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
02/01 – 09/02 Research Associate, Centre for Advanced Macromolecular Design, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
10/98 – 01/01 Senior Research Chemist, Research and Development, Separation Technology, Sartorius AG, Germany
02/98 – 09/98 Research Assistant, University of Göttingen, Germany
Visiting Appointments
07/12 – 08/12  Visiting Researcher at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand (Prof. Dr. Greg Russell)
09/07   Visiting Researcher at Macromolecular Chemistry II, University of Bayreuth, Germany (Prof. Axel Müller)
Education
06/94 – 01/98 Dr. rer. nat. Thesis, Georg-August Universität, Göttingen, Germany. Advisor: Prof. Dr. M. Buback. Thesis Title: ‘Molecular Modeling of Kinetic Rate Coefficients for the Unimolecular Decay of Organic Peroxides and Experimental Determination of these Coefficients in Supercritical CO2’ ‘magna cum laude’.
06/94 – 01/98 Member of the ‘Graduiertenkolleg’ “Kinetik und Selektivität chemischer Prozesse in verdichteter fluider Phase” at the Georg-August Universität, Göttingen, Germany
01/96 – 06/98 Member of the DFG Sonderforschungsbereich 357 „Molekulare Mechanismen unimolekularer Prozesse“
05/94    Diploma (equivalent to Master) in Chemistry Georg-August Universität, Göttingen, Germany, Advisor: Prof. Dr. M. Buback. Thesis Title: ‘Spectroscopic Study of Repetitive Diels-Alder Reactions in Condensed Fluid Phase’ Grade ‘sehr gut’
07/93 – 09/93 Undergraduate Studies in Chemistry at the Universität Kassel, Germany, and at the Georg-August Universität, Göttingen, Germany, main focus Polymer and Applied Physical Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Until 05/89 High-School Education in Kassel, Germany

Research Interests
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Polymer Networks and Hydrogels, Polymeric Microspheres as well as Nanoparticles
  • Surface Modification via Advanced Polymerization Techniques
  • Modification of Particle Surfaces by Conjugation; Micro/Nanosphere Design
  • Gamma- and UV-Initiated Radical Polymerization Processes in Aqueous and Non-Aqueous Systems
  • Kinetic and Mechanistic Investigations into Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT), NMP and SET/ATRP Processes
  • RAFT Agent Design, RAFT Polymer Design
  • Para-Fluoro Thiol Reaction
  • Novel Synthetic Approaches to Complex Macromolecular Designs: (Light Triggered) Pericyclic Reactions Combined with Living Polymerization
  • Novel Ultra-Fast Orthogonal Ligation Protocols; Light Triggered Ligation for Spatially and Temporally Controlled Surface Design
  • Analytical tools: organic and aqueous SEC, XPS, ToF-SIMS, AFM, QCM and Ellipsometry, IR-, Raman-, and NMR spectroscopy, …
  • Polymers in the environment, plastics pollution, microplastics, waste management, circular economy, recycling, governance and policies for waste reduction, behavioural change and co-design for waste impact mitigation

2020 Chair of the Theme ‘Polymers for the Environment’ at the 17th Pacific Polymer Conference (2021)
2018 Elected Member of the RACI Polymer Division Standing Committee
2016 Board Member German Centre of Excellence ‘Molecular Structuring of Soft Matter’
1994 PhD Scholarship from the German Science Foundation (DFG)
1993 European Union Erasmus Scholarship

2020
[671] Mapping Photochemical Reactivity Profiles on Surfaces

Michalek, L.; Krappitz, T.; Mundsinger, K.; Walden, S.L.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. 2020, submitted.

[669] Two grapes short of a fruit salad. Raspberry-, Strawberry- and Seedpod-like organic microspheres via colloidal nano-templating

Mundsinger, K.; Schmitt, C.W.; Michalek, L.; Susewind, M.; Hofe, T.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. ACS MacroLetters 2020, in press.

[667] The Bright and the Dark Side of the Sphere: Light-Stabilized Microparticles

Schmitt, C. W.; Walden, S. L.; Delafresnaye, L.; Houck, H. A.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. 2020, submitted.

[655] Critical assessment of the application of multidetection SEC and AF4 for the separation of single chain nanoparticles

Engelke, J.; Boye, S.; Tuten, B.T.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Lederer, A. ACS Macro Lett. 2020, 9, 1569–1575.

[51] Analysis of the Local Mobility of RAFT Mediated Poly(acrylic acid) Networks via Low Field 1H-NMR Techniques for Investigation of the Network Topology

Cavalli, F.; Pfeifer, C.; Arens, L; Barner, L.; Wilhelm, M. Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2020, 1900387.

[50] Plastics and the Environment – Current Status and Challenges in Germany and Australia

F. R. Wurm, S. Spierling, H.-J. Endres, L. Barner, Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2020, submitted.

[49] Gaps in the Transnational Regulation of Plastic Waste: A Reform Proposal Based on Embedding Environmental Justice into Circular Economy Frameworks

Maguire, R.; Nay, Z.; Johnson, H.; Barner, L.; Payne, A.; Taboada, M. 2020, submitted.

[654] An In-Depth Analysis Approach Enabling Precision Single Chain Nanoparticle Design

Engelke, J.; Tuten, B.T.; Schweins, R.; Komber, H.; Barner, L.; Plueschke, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Lederer, A. Polym. Chem. 2020, 11, 6559-6578.

[640] Chemiluminescent Read-Out of Degradable Fluorescent Polymer Particles

Delafresnaye, L.; Hooker, J. P.; Schmitt, C. W.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Macromolecules 2020, 53, 5826-5832.

[632] On-Demand Acid-Gated Fluorescence Switch-On in Photo-Generated Nanospheres

Hooker, J. P.; Feist, F.; Delafresnaye, L.; Cavalli, F.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Chem. Commun. 2020, 56, 4986-4989.

[611] Precisely Controlled Microsphere Design via Visible-Light Crosslinking of Functional Prepolymers

Hooker, J.; Feist, F.; Delafresnaye, L.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2020, 1905399.

2019
[52] A Kinetic Study on the para-Fluoro-Thiol Reaction in view of its Use in Materials Design

Cavalli, F.; De Keer, L.; Huber, B.; Van Steenberge, P. H. M.; D’hooge, D. R.; Barner, L. Polym. Chem. 2019, 10, 2781-2791.

[566] The Long and the Short of Polymer Grafting

Michalek, L.; Mundsinger, K.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. Polym. Chem. 2019, 10, 54-59.

[575] With Polymer Photoclicks to Fluorescent Microspheres

Hooker, J.; Delafresnaye, L.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Mater. Horiz. 2019, 6, 356-363.

[598] A Photochemical Ligation System Enabling Solid-phase Chemiluminescence Read Out

Delafresnaye, L.; Schmitt, C. W.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25, 12538-12544.

[601] Self-Propagated para-Fluoro-Thiol Reaction

Cavalli, F.; Bloesser, F. R.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25, 10049-10053.

[602] Controlling Biofilm Formation with Nitroxide Functional Surfaces

Woehlk, H.; Trimble, M. J.; Mansour, S. C.; Pletzer, D.; Trouillet, V.; Welle, A.; Barner, L.; Hancock, R. E. W.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Fairfull-Smith, K. E. Polym. Chem. 2019, 10, 4252-4258.

[606] Quantifiying Solvent Effects on Polymer Surface Grafting

Michalek, L.; Mundsinger, K.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. ACS Macro Lett. 2019, 8, 800-805.

2018
[54] The para-Fluoro–Thiol Reaction as an Efficient Tool in Polymer Chemistry

Delaittre, G.; Barner, L. Polym. Chem. 2018, 9, 2679-2684.

[53] TEMPO Driven Mild and Modular Route to Functionalized Microparticles

Hafeez, S.; Barner, L.; Nebhani, L. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2018, 39, 1800169.

[578] Dynamic Nitroxide Functional Materials

Woehlk, H.; Lauer, A.; Trouillet, V.; Welle, A.; Barner, L.; Blinco, J. P.; Fairfull-Smith, K. E.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 18873-18879.

[544] Direct Access to Biocompatible Nitroxide Containing Polymers

Lang, C.; Barner, L.; Blinco J. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Fairfull-Smith, K. E. Polym. Chem. 2018, 9, 1348-1355.

[542] Counting the Clicks in Fluorescent Polymer Networks

Estupinan, D.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 5925-5929.

[533] Polymer on Top: Current Limits and Future Perspectives of Quantitatively Evaluating Surface Grafting

Michalek, L.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Adv. Mater. 2018, 1706321.

[529] Engineering Nitroxide Functional Surfaces Using Bioinspired Adhesion

Woehlk, H.; Steinkoenig, J.; Lang, C.; Michalek, L.; Trouillet, V.; Krolla, P.; Goldmann, A. S.; Barner, L.; Blinco, J. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Fairfull-Smith, K. E. Langmuir 2018, 34, 3264-3274.

[524] Dual-Gated Microparticles for Switchable Antibody Release

Ketterer, B.; Ooi, H.-W.; Brekel, D.; Trouillet, V.; Barner, L.; Franzreb, M.; Barner-Kowollik, C. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018, 10, 1450-1462.

2017
[56] pH-Responsive Aminomethyl Functionalized Poly(p-xylylene) Coatings by Chemical Vapor Deposition Polymerization

Koenig, M.; Kumar, R.; Hussal, C.; Trouillet, V.; Barner, L.; Lahann, J. Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2017, 218, 1600521.

[55] The Para-Fluoro-Thiol Reaction as a Powerful Tool for Precision Network Synthesis

Cavalli, F.; Mutlu, H.; Steinmueller, S. O.; Barner, L. Polym. Chem. 2017, 8, 3778-3782.

[495] Self-Reporting Fluorescent Step-Growth RAFT Polymers Based on Nitrile Imine-Mediated Tetrazole-ene Cycloaddition Chemistry

Estupinan, D.; Gegenhuber, T.; Blinco, J. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. ACS Macro Lett. 2017, 6, 229-234.

[504] Oxidative Polymerization of Catecholamines: Structural Access by High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry

Woehlk, H.; Steinkoenig, J.; Lang, C.; Goldmann, A. S.; Barner, L.; Blinco, J. P.; Fairfull-Smith, K.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Polym. Chem. 2017, 8, 3050-3055.

2016
[457] Recodable Surfaces Based on Switchable Hydrogen Bonds

Wedler-Jasinski, N.; Delbosc, N.; Virolleaud, M.-A.; Montarnal, D.; Welle, A.; Barner, L.; Walther, A.; Bernard, J.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 8753-8756.

[453] Universal Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Poly(Ionic Liquid)s

Cecchini, M. M.; Steinkoenig, J.; Reale, S.; Barner, L.; Yuan, J.; Goldmann, A. S.; De Angelis, F.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 4912-4921.

[450] Direct Mapping of RAFT Controlled Macromolecular Growth on Surfaces via Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy

Tischer, T.; Gralla-Koser, R.; Trouillet, V.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Lee-Thedieck, C. ACS Macro Lett. 2016, 5, 498–503.

[426] Controlled Radical Polymerization and In-Depth Mass-Spectrometric Characterization of Poly(Ionic Liquid)s and their Photopatterning on Surfaces

Steinkoenig, J.; Bloesser, F. R.; Huber, B.; Welle, A.; Trouillet, V.; Weidner, S.; Barner, L.; Roesky, P. W.; Yuan, J.; Goldmann, A. S.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Polym. Chem. 2016, 7, 451-461.

2015
[422] The Link that Lasts: A New Frontier in Supramolecular Block Copolymer Design

Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 11612–11614. (invited highlight article)

2014
[58] Synthesis and On-Demand Gelation of Multifunctional Poly(ethylene glycol)-Based Polymers

Sokolovskaya, E., Barner, L., Bräse, S.; Lahann, J. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2014, 35, 780-786.

[57] A Synthetic Route to Sulfobetaine Methacrylates with Varying Charge Distance

Kratzer, D.; Barner, L.; Friedmann, C.; Bräse, S.; Lahann J. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 8064–8071.

[388] Suppressing Pseudomonas aeruginosa Adhesion via non-Fouling Polymer Brushes

Rodriguez-Emmenegger, C.; Decker, A.; Surman, F.; Preuss, C. M.; Sedlákova, Z.; Zydziak, N.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Schwartz, T.; Barner, L. RSC Adv. 2014, 4, 64781–64790.

2013
[60] Linear and Nonlinear Rheological Behavior and Crystallization of Semicrystalline Poly(styrene)-poly(L-lactide) Block Copolymers

Malek, A.; Dingenouts, N.; Beskers, T. F.; Fehrenbacher, U.; Barner, L.; Wilhelm, M. Eur. Polym. J. 2013, 49, 2704-2720

[59] Synthesis of In-Situ Functionalized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Presenting Alkyne Groups via a Continuous Process using Near-critical and Supercritical Water

Daschner de Tercero, M.; Gonzales Martinez, I.; Hermann, M.; Bruns, M.; Kübel, C.; Jennewein, S.; Fehrenbacher, U.; Barner, L.; Türk, M. J. Supercr. Fluids 2013, 82, 83-95.

[312] Access to Intrinsically Glucoside-Based Microspheres with Boron Affinity

Vogt, A. P.; Tischer, T.; Geckle, U.; Greiner, A. M.; Trouillet, V.; Kaupp, M.; Barner, L.; Hofe, T.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2013, 34, 916−921.

[318] Synthesis of Polymers with Phosphorous Containing Side Chains via Modular Conjugation

Eisenblaetter, J.; Bruns, M.; Fehrenbacher, U.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Polym. Chem. 2013, 4, 2406-2413.

[340] Controlled Growth of Protein Resistant PHEMA Brushes via S-RAFT Polymerization

Zamfir, M.; Rodriguez-Emmenegger, C.; Bauer, S.; Barner, L.; Rosenhahn, A.; Barner-Kowollik, C. J. Mater. Chem. B 2013, 1, 6027–6034.

2012
[61] Continuous Hydrothermal Synthesis of in situ Functionalized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles – A General Strategy to Produce Metal Oxide Nanoparticles Presenting Clickable Anchors

Daschner de Tercero, M.; Bruns, M.; González Martínez, I.; Türk, M.; Fehrenbacher, U.; Jennewein, S.; Barner, L.; Part. Part. Syst. Charact. 2012, 30, 229-234.

[289] A Facile Route to Boronic Acid Functional Polymeric Microspheres via Epoxide Ring Opening

Vogt, A. P.; Trouillet, V.; Greiner, A. M.; Kaupp, M.; Geckle, U.; Barner, L.; Hofe, T.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2012, 33, 1108–1113.

[285] Thermally Responsive Core-shell Microparticles and Cross-Linked Networks Based on Nitrone Chemistry

Barner, L.; Quick, A. S.; Vogt, A. P.; Winkler, V.; Junkers, T.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Polym. Chem. 2012, 3, 2266−2276.

[280] Photo-Induced Macromolecular Functionalization of Cellulose via Nitroxide Spin Trapping

Delaittre, G.; Dietrich, M.; Blinco, J. P.; Hirschbiel, A.; Bruns, M.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Biomacromolecules 2012, 13, 1700–1705.

[278] Modular Design of Glyco-Microspheres via Mild Pericyclic Reactions and their Quantitative Analysis

Kaupp, M.; Vogt, A. P.; Natterodt, J. C.; Trouillet, V.; Gruendling, T.; Hofe, T.; Barner L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Polym. Chem. 2012, 3, 2605–2614.

[255] Orthogonal Ligation to Spherical Polymeric Microparticles: Modular Approaches for Surface Tailoring

Goldmann, A. S.; Barner, L.; Kaupp, M.; Vogt, A. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Prog. Polym. Sci. 2012, 37, 975–984.

2011
[232] An Access Route to Poly(ferrocene)s via Modular Conjugation

Lang, C.; Voll, D.; Inglis, A.J.; Dingenouts, N.; Goldmann, A. S.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2011, 212, 831–839.

[236] Mild and Modular Surface Modification of Cellulose via Hetero Diels-Alder (HDA) Cycloaddition

Goldmann, A.S.; Tischer, T.; Barner, L.; Bruns, M.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Biomacromolecules 2011, 12, 1137–1145.

2010
[62] Surface Modification of Polymeric Microspheres using Glycopolymers for Biorecognition

Pfaff, A.; Barner, L.; Müller, A. H. E.; Granville, G. M. Eur. Polym. J. 2010, 2011, 47, 805-815.

[220] Synthesis of Water-Soluble Homo- and Block Copolymers by RAFT Polymerization under gamma-Irradiation in Aqueous Media

Millard, P.-E.; Barner, L.; Reinhardt, J.; Buchmeiser, M. R.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Müller, A. H. E. Polymer 2010, 51, 4319–4328.

[208] Accessing Quantitative Degrees of Functionalization on Solid Substrates via Solid State NMR Spectroscopy

Gaborieau, M.; Nebhani, L.; Graf, R.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Macromolecules 2010, 43, 3868-3875.

[205] Quantification of Grafting Densities Achieved via Modular Grafting-to Approaches onto Divinylbenzene Microspheres

Nebhani, L.; Schmiedl, D.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2010, 20, 2010-2020.

2009
[64] Facile Access to Hydroxy-Functional Core/Shell Microspheres via Grafting of Ethylene Oxide by Anionic Ring-Opening Polymerization

Joso, R.; Reinicke, S.; Walther, A.; Schmalz, H.; Müller, A. H. E.; Barner, L. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2009, 30, 1009.

[63] Synthesis of Microspheres as Versatile Functional Scaffolds for Material Science Applications

Barner, L. Adv. Mater. 2009, 21, 2547.

[163] RAFT-mediated Polymerization and Grafting of Sodium 4-Styrene Sulfonate from Cellulose Initiated via gamma-Radiation

Barsbay, M.; Güven, O.; Davis, T. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. Polymer 2009, 50, 973–982.

[177] Surface Modification of poly(Divinyl benzene) Microspheres via Thiol-Ene-Chemistry and Alkyne-Azide Click Reactions

Goldmann, A.S.; Walther, A.; Joso, R.; Ernst, D.; Loos, K.; Nebhani, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.: Barner, L.; Müller, A. H. E.Macromolecules 2009, 42, 3707-3714.

2008
[65] Probing Solid-Liquid Interfaces Using Radiotracer Technology: Characterization of Functionalized Microspheres

Huang, S.; Joso, R.; Fuchs, A.; Barner, L.; Smith, S. V. Chem. Mater. 2008, 20, 5375.

[152] Efficient Surface Modification of Divinylbenzene Microspheres via a Combination of RAFT and Hetero Diels-Alder Chemistry

Nebhani, L.; Sinnwell, S.; Inglis, A. J.; Stenzel, M. H.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2008, 29, 1431-1437.

2007
[117] Complex Macromolecular Architectures via Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer Chemistry: Theory and Practice

Barner, L.; Davis, T. P.; Stenzel, M. H.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2007, 28, 539–559. (invited feature article)

[123] Ambient Temperature RAFT Polymerization of Acrylic Acid Initiated with Ultraviolet Radiation in Aqueous Solution

Muthukrishnan, S.; Pan, E. H.; Stenzel, M. H.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Lewis, D.; Barner, L. Macromolecules 2007, 40, 2978-2980.

[128] Ambient Temperature Synthesis of Well-Defined Microspheres via Precipitation Polymerization Initiated by UV-Irradiation

Joso, R.; Pan. E. H.; Stenzel, M. H.; Davis, T. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. 2007, 45, 3482-2487.

[129] Verification of Controlled Grafting of Styrene from Cellulose via Radiation-Induced RAFT Polymerization

Barsbay, M.; Güven, O.; Stenzel, M. H.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Davis, T. P.; Barner, L. Macromolecules 2007, 40, 7140-7147.

[135] The Application of Ionizing Radiation in Reversible Addition–Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Polymerization: Renaissance of a Key Synthetic and Kinetic Tool

Quinn, J. F.; Davis, T. P.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Polymer 2007, 48, 6467-6480. (invited feature article)

2006
[66] Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Graft Copolymerization of Styrene and m-Isopropenyl-α,α’-Dimethylbenzyl Isocyanate from Polypropylene Lanterns: Solid Phases for Scavenging Applications

Barner, L.; Perera, S.; Sandanayake, S.; Davis, T. P. J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. 2006, 44, 857.

[95] RAFT Polymerization of N-Isopropylacrylamide and Acrylic Acid under g-Irradiation in Aqueous Media

Millard, P.; Barner, L.; Stenzel, M. H.; Davis, T. P.; .Barner-Kowollik, C.; Müller, A. H. E. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2006, 27, 821-828.

2005
[75] Depropagation Kinetics of Sterically Demanding Monomers: A Pulsed Laser – Size Exclusion Chromatography (PLP-SEC) Study

Szablan, Z.; Stenzel, M. H.; Davis, T. P.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Macromolecules 2005, 38, 5944-5954.

[76] Grafting n-Butyl Acrylate and N,N’-dimethyl acrylamide from poly(Divinylbenzene) Microspheres via RAFT polymerization

Joso, R.; Stenzel, M. H.; Davis, T. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Barner, L. Aust. J. Chem. 2005, 58, 468-371. (invited article)

2004
[55] Synthesis of Core-Shell Poly(Divinylbenzene) Microspheres via Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer Graft Polymerization of Styrene

Barner, L.; Li, C.; Hao, X.; Stenzel, M. H.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Davis, T. P. J. Polym. Sci. – Polym. Chem. 2004, 42, 5067-5076.

[48] Synthesis of Complex Molecular Architecture Polymers via Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Polymerization

Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Davis, T. P.; Stenzel, M. H. Aust. J. Chem. 2004, 57, 19-24.

2003
[68] Applications of Lawesson’s Reagent in Organic and Organometallic Syntheses

Jesberger, M.; Davis, T. P.; Barner, L. Synthesis 2003, 13, 1929.

[67] Surface Grafting via the Reversible Addition-Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Process: From Polypropylene Beads to Core-Shell Microspheres

Barner, L. Aust. J. Chem. 2003, 56, 1091.

[45] Hyperbranched Polymers as Scaffolds for Multifunctional RAFT Agents: A Route to Polystyrene-core-Polyesters and Polystyrene-block-Poly(Butyl Acrylate)-core-Polyesters

Jesberger, M.; Barner, L.; Stenzel, M. H.; Malmström, E.; Davis, T. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C., J. Polym. Sci. –Polym. Chem. 2003, 41, 3847-3861.

[31] Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Polymerization Initiated with γ-Radiation at Ambient Temperature: An Overview

Barner, L.; Quinn J. F.; Barner-Kowollik C.; Vana P.; Davis T. P. Eur. Polym. J. 2003, 39, 449-459.

2002
[71] Living Free-Radical Polymerization of Styrene under a Constant Source of gamma Radiation

Quinn, J. F., Barner, L., Eizzardo, E., Davis, T. P. J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. 2002, 40, 19.

[70] Living Free Radical Polymerization under a Constant Source of gamma Radiation – An Example of Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer or Reversible Termination?

Quinn, J. F.; Barner, L.; Davis, T. P.; Thang, S. H.; Rizzardo, E. Macromol. Rapid. Commun. 2002, 23, 717.

[69] Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Graft Polymerization of Styrene: Solid Phases for Organic and Peptide Synthesis

Barner, L.; Zwaneveld, N.; Perera, S.; Pham, Y.; Davis T. P. J. Polym. Sci.; Part A: Polym. Chem. 2002, 40, 4180.

[33] Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer Polymerization Initiated with Ultraviolet Radiation and g-Radiation: A Comparison

Quinn, J. F.; Rizzardo, E.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Davis, T. P. Polym. Prepr. (Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Polym. Chem.) 2002, 43, 319-320.

[27] Reversible Addition Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Polymerization: Unambiguous End Group Assignment via Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry

Vana, P.; Albertin, L.; Davis, T. P.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. 2002, 40, 4032-4037.

[26] Reversible Addition-Fragmentation Chain Transfer (RAFT) Polymerization Initiated with UV Radiation

Quinn, J. F.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Rizzardo, E.; Davis, T. P. Macromolecules 2002, 35, 7620-7627.

[21] Free Radical Copolymerization of Styrene and m-Isopropenyl- alpha,alpha’-Dimethylbenzyl Isocyanate Studied by 1H-NMR Kinetic Experiments

Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Davis, T. P. J. Polym. Sci. – Polym. Chem. 2002, 40, 1064-1074.

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Cool work Philipp! Thank you to all group members for their excellent presentations today @QUT @QUTmaterials @RACIQld

Our very own Bryan Tuten @DrBryanTuten gives the closing plenary at today’s QACS @RACIQld @QUTmaterials @QUT Cool chemistry, Bryan! Thanks to @RACIQld for a great event!