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a Corresponding author
b Graduate students advised or visiting scholar/postdoctoral associate supervised
c Undergraduate students supervised

90. * C. Zhang,b Y. Xia,b R. Chen,b S. Huh, P. A. Johnston, M. R. Kesslera: Soy-Castor Oil Based Polyols Prepared Using a Solvent-Free and Catalyst-Free Method and Polyurethanes Therefrom, Green Chemistry, 2013, In Press (DOI).

89. * P. R. Hondred,b N. Bowler, and M. R. Kesslera: Electrothermal Lifetime Prediction of Polyimide Wire Insulation with Application to Aircraft, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2013, In Press (DOI).

88. * Y. Li,b P. Badrinarayana, b M. R. Kesslera: Liquid Crystalline Epoxy Resin Based on Biphenyl Mesogen: Thermal Characterization, Polymer, 2013, In Press (DOI).

87. * A. Badshah,b M. R. Kessler, Z. Heng, J. H. Zaidi, S. Hameed, A. Hasan: An Efficient Approach to Prepare Ether and Amide-Based Self-Catalyzed Phthalonitrile Resins, Polymer Chemistry, 2013, In Press (DOI).

86.       * A. Badshah,b M. R. Kessler, Z. Heng, A. Hasan: Synthesis and Characterization of Phthalonitrile Resins from Ortho-Linked Aromatic and Heterocyclic Monomers, Polymer International, 2013, In Press (DOI).

85. * W. X. Sun, W. Z. Sun, M. R. Kessler, N. Bowler, K. W. Dennis, R. W. McCallum, Q. Li, X. Tan: Multifunctional properties of cyanate ester composites with SiO2 coated Fe3O4 fillers, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2013, 5, 1636-1642 (DOI).

84. * R. Hardis,b J. Jessop, F. E. Peters, M. R. Kessler a: Cure Kinetics Characterization and Monitoring of an Epoxy Resin for Thick Composite Structures, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 2013, 49, 100-108 (DOI).

83. * D. M. Kadam, M. Thunga,b S. Wang, M. R. Kessler, D. Grewell, B. Lamsal, C. Yu: Preparation and Characterization of Whey Protein Isolate Films Reinforced with Porous Silica Coated Titania Nanoparticles, Journal of Food Engineering, 2013, 117, 133-140 (DOI).

82. * X. Sheng,b R. Hanus,c A. Bauer,b M. R. Kessler a: Effect of PEGDE Addition on Rheological and Mechanical Properties of Bisphenol E Cyanate Ester, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2013, In Press (DOI).

81. * P. R. Hondred,b S. Yoon, N. Bowler, and M. R. Kessler a: Degradation Kinetics of Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and poly(ethylene-alt-tetrafluoroethylene) (ETFE), High Performance Polymers, 2013, In Press (DOI).

80. * D. Vennerberg,b R. Quirino,b M. R. Kessler a:  A Novel Microwave-Assisted Carbothermic Route for the Production of Copper-Carbon Nanotube Metal Matrix Composites Directly from Copper Oxide, Advanced Engineering Materials, 2012, In Press (DOI).

79. * S. A. Madbouly,b Y. Xia,b M. R. Kesslera: Rheokinetics of Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Bio-Based Castor Oil Thermosets, Macromolecules, 2012, 45(19), 7729-7739 (DOI).

78. * Y. Xia,b Z. Zhang, M. R. Kessler,a B. Brehm-Strecher,a R. C. Larocka: Antimicrobial Soybean Oil-Based Cationic Polyurethane Coatings Prepared from Different Amino Polyols, ChemSusChem, 2012, 5(11), 2221-2227  (DOI).

77. * H. Wu,b P. Badrinarayanan,b M. R. Kessler a: Physical and Thermal Properties of ZrW2O8 Nanoparticles with Different Morphologies from Hydrothermal Synthesis, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 2012, 95(11), 3643-3650  (DOI).

76. +,* M. R. Kessler: Polymer Matrix Composites: A Perspective for a Special Issue of Polymer Reviews, Polymer Reviews, 2012, 52(3), 229-233, (DOI).

75. * M. R. Kessler: Special Chapter on State-of-the-Art Advances in Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 2012, 109, 1091-1094 (DOI).

Cover-MME-2013a74. * W. Sun, J. E. De León, b C. Ma, X. Tan,a M. R. Kessler: Novel Si/Cyanate Ester Nanocomposites with Multifunctional Properties, Composites Science and Technology, 2012, 72, 1692-1696 (DOI).

73. *H. Cui,b M. R. Kessler a: Glass fiber reinforced ROMP-based bio-renewable polymers: Enhancement of the interface with Silane Coupling Agents, Composites Science and Technology, 2012, 72, 1264-1272 (DOI).

72. *T. C. Mauldin,b J. Leonard,c K. Earl,b J. K. Lee, and M. R. Kessler a: A Modified Rheokinetic Technique to Enhance the Understanding of Microcapsule-based Self-healing Polymers, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2012, 4(3), 1831-1837 (DOI)

71. *P. Badrinarayanan,b M. Rogalski,c H. Wu,b X. Wang,b W. Yu,c M. R. Kessler a: Low CTE Zirconium Tungstate / Epoxy Nanocomposites for Electrical Applications, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 2013, 298(2), 136-144 (DOI).

70. *J. Vogel, M. R. Kessler, S. Sriram, D. Grewell: Activation Energy for Diffusion and Welding of PLA Films, Polymer Engineering and Science, 2012, 52(8), 1693-1700 (DOI).

69. *M. Thunga, b Y. Xia, U. Gohs, G. Heinrich, R. C. Larock, M. R. Kessler a: Influence of Electron Beam Irradiation on Mechanical Properties of Vegetable Oil-based Biopolymers, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 2012, 297(8), 799-806 (DOI).

68. +,* P. Badrinarayanan, b M. K. Rogalski, c M. R. Kessler a: Carbon Fiber Reinforced Cyanate Ester / Nano-ZrW2O8 Composites with Tailored Thermal Expansion, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2012, 4(2), 510-517 (DOI).

67. * P. Badrinarayanan, b M. I. Ahmad, M. Akinc, and M. R. Kessler a: Synthesis, Processing and Characterization of Negative Thermal Expansion Zirconium Tungstate Nanoparticles with Different Morphologies, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 2011, 131, 12-17 (DOI).

66. * X. Sheng,b D. M. Rock,c T. C. Mauldin,b M. R. Kesslera: Evaluation of Different Catalyst Systems for Bulk Polymerization through “Click” Chemistry, Polymer, 2011, 52(20), 4435-4441 (DOI).

65. * L. Li, N. Bowler, P. R. Hondred,b M. R. Kessler: Statistical Analysis of Electrical Breakdown Behavior of Polyimide Following Degrading Processes, IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, 2011, 18(6), 1955-1962 (DOI).

64. * X. Liu, J. K. Lee, M. R. Kessler: Microencapsulation of Self-healing Agents with Malamine-Urea-Formaldehyde by the Shirasu Porous Glass (SPG) Emulsification Technique, Macromolecular Research, 2011, 19(10), 1056-1061 (DOI).

63. * P. Badrinarayanan b and M. R. Kessler a: Zirconium Tungstate/Cyanate Ester Nanocomposites with Tailored Thermal Expansivity, Composites Science and Technology, 2011, 71, 1385-1391 (DOI).

62. * G. C. Huang, J. K. Lee, M. R. Kessler: Evaluation of Norbornene-Based Adhesives to Amine Cured Epoxy for Self-Healing Applications, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 2011, 23(4), 335-342 (DOI).

61. * L. Li, N. Bowler, P. R. Hondred, b M. R. Kessler a: Influence of Thermal Degradation and Saline Exposure on Dielectric Permittivity of Polyimide, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, 2011, 72(7), 875-881 (DOI).

60. * P. Hondred,b S. Yoon, N. Bowler, E. Moukhina, M. R. Kessler a: Degradation Kinetics of Polyimide Wire Insulation, High Performance Polymers, 2011, 23(4), 335-342 (DOI).

59. * S. Bhuyan, S. Sundararajan, X. Sheng,b M. Kessler a: Influence of crosslink density on the tribological behavior of norbornene-based polymeric materials, Wear, 2011, 270, 550-554 (DOI).

58. * E. A. Stefanescu,b X. Tan, Z. Lin, N. Bowler, M. R. Kessler a: Multifunctional Fiberglass-Reinforced PMMA-BaTiO3 Structural/Dielectric Composites, Polymer, 2011, 52, 2016-2024 (DOI).

57. * M. Thunga,b W. Y. Lio,b M. Akinc, M. R. Kessler a: Adhesive Repair of Bismaleimide/Carbon Fiber Composites with Bisphenol E Cyanate Ester, Composites Science and Technology. 2010, 71, 239-245 (DOI).

56. * M. Valverde, S. Yoon, S. Bhuyan, R. C. Larock, M. R. Kessler, S. Sundararajan: Rubbers Based on Conjugated Soybean Oil: Synthesis and Characterization, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 2011; 296, 444-454 (DOI).

55. * E. A. Stefanescu,b X. Tan, Z. Lin, N. Bowler, M. R. Kessler a: Multifunctional PMMA-Ceramic Composites as Structural Dielectrics, Polymer. 2010, 51, 5823-5832 (DOI).

54. * P. Badrinarayanan,b K. B. Dowdy,c M. R. Kessler a: A Comparison of Crystallization Behavior for Melt and Cold Crystallized Poly (L- lactide) Revealed Using Rapid Scanning Rate Calorimetry, Polymer. 2010; 51, 4611-4618 (DOI).

53. * P. Badrinarayanan,b J. Leonard,c M. R. Kessler a: Enhanced Reaction Kinetics and Impact Strength of Cyanate Ester Reinforced with Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 2011; 11(5), 3970-3978 (DOI).

52. +,* T. C. Mauldin,b M. R. Kessler a: Self-healing Polymers and Composites, International Materials Reviews. 2010; 55(6), 317-346 (DOI).

51. * D. Grewell, D. Fuchs,b K. Rajan, M. Schemme, P. Karlinger, M. R. Kessler: Vacuum Infusion Processing of Self-Healing Composites with Reinforcement Bound Microcapsules, Journal of Plastics Technology. 2011; 1, 2-16 (DOI).

50. * X. Sheng,b T. C. Mauldin,b M. R. Kessler a: Kinetics of Bulk Azide/Alkyne “Click” Polymerization, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2010; 48, 4093-4102 (DOI).

49. * T. C. Mauldin,b M. R. Kessler a: Enhanced Bulk Catalyst Dissolution for Self-healing Materials, Journal of Materials Chemistry. 2010; 20, 4198-4206 (DOI).

48. * X. Sheng,b M. Akinc, M. R. Kessler a: Creep Behavior of Bisphenol E Cyanate Ester/Alumina Nanocomposites, Materials Science & Engineering. A, Structural Materials.2010; 527, 5892-5899 (DOI).

47. * P. Badrinarayanan,b M. R. Kessler a: A Laboratory to Demonstrate the Effect of Thermal History on Semicrystalline Polymers Using Rapid Scanning Rate Differential Scanning Calorimetry, Journal of Chemical Education. 2010; 87(12), 1396-1398 (DOI).

46. * L. Li, N. Bowler, M. R. Kessler, S. H. Yoonb: Dielectric Response of PTFE and ETFE Wiring Insulation to Thermal Exposure, IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation. 2010; 17(4), 1234-1241 (DOI).

45. * K. A. Ament,b M. R. Kessler, M. Akinc: Cyanate Ester-Alumina Nanoparticle Suspensions: Effect of Alumina Concentration on Viscosity and Cure Behavior, Polymer Engineering and Science. 2011; 51(7), 1409-1417 (DOI).

44. * J. Vogel, D. Grewell, M. R. Kessler, D. Drummer, M. Menacher: Ultrasonic and Impulse Welding of Polylactic Acid Films, Polymer Engineering and Science.2011; 51, 1060-1067 (DOI).

43. * W. Jeong,b T. C. Mauldin,b R. C. Larock, M. R. Kesslera: Bio-based Rubbers by Concurrent Cationic and Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Modified Linseed Oil, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 2009; 294, 756-761 (DOI).

42. * X. Sheng,b M. Akinc, M. R. Kesslera: Rheology and Dynamic Mechanical Analysis of Bisphenol E Cyanate Ester/Alumina Nanocomposites, Polymer Engineering and Science. 2010; 50(2), 302-311 (DOI) .

41. * W. Jeong,b M. R. Kesslera: Effect of Functionalized MWCNTs on the Thermo-mechanical Properties of Poly(5-ethylidene-2-norbornene)Composites Produced by Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization, Carbon. 2009; 47, 2406-2412 (DOI).

40. * D. D. Andjelkovic, Y. Lu, M. R. Kessler, R. C. Larock: Novel Rubbers from Cationic Copolymerization of Soybean Oils and Dicyclopentadiene. II. Mechanical and Damping Properties, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 2009; 294, 472-483 (DOI).

39. * X. Sheng, b M. Akinc, M. R. Kessler a: The Effects of Alumina Nanoparticles on the Cure Kinetics of Bisphenol E Cyanate Ester, Polymer Engineering and Science. 2010; 50(6), 1075-1084 (DOI).

38. * K. Haman,c P. Badrinarayanan,b M. R. Kesslera: Effect of Zirconium Tungstate Filler on the Cure Behavior of a Cyanate Ester Resin, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 2009; 1(6), 1190-1195 (DOI).

37. * P. Badrinarayanan,b B. Mac Murray,c M. R. Kesslera: Zirconium Tungstate Reinforced Cyanate Ester Composites with Enhanced Dimensional Stability, Journal of Materials Research. 2009; 24(7), 2235-2242 (DOI).

36. * K. Haman,c P. Badrinarayanan,b M. R. Kesslera: Cure Characterization of the Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Linseed Oil-Based Thermosetting Resins, Polymer International. 2009; 58(7), 738-744 (DOI).

35. * X. Sheng,b J. K. Lee,b M. R. Kesslera: The Influence of Cross-link Density on the Properties of ROMP Thermosets, Polymer. 2009; 50, 1264-1269 (DOI).

34. * Fen Chao,b Nicola Bowler, Xiaoli Tan, Guozheng Liang, Michael R Kesslera: Influence of Adsorbed Moisture on the Properties of BaTiO3/cyanate Ester Composites, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 2009; 40, 1266-1271 (DOI).

33. * T. C. Mauldin,b M. R. Kesslera: Latent Catalytic Systems for Ring-Opening Metathesis-Based Thermosets, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 2009; 96, 705-713 (DOI).

32. * P. H. Henna, M. R. Kessler, R. C. Larock: Fabrication and Properties of Vegetable Oil-Based Glass Fiber Composites by Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 2008; 293, 979-990 (DOI).

31. * P. Badrinarayanan,b Y. Lub, R. C. Larock, M. R. Kesslera: Cure Characterization of Soybean Oil-Styrene-Divinylbenzene Thermosetting Copolymers, Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2009; 113, 1042-1049 (DOI).

30. * W. Jeong,b M. R. Kesslera: Toughness Enhancement in ROMP Functionalized Carbon Nanotube/Polydicyclopentadiene Composites, Chemistry of Materials. 2008; 20 (22), 7060-7068 (DOI).

29. * S. H. Yoon,b Y. E. Hwang, J. S. Kim, H. J. Yoon, M. R. Kessler: Durability of Carbon/Epoxy Composites for Train Carbody under Salt Water Environment, Journal of the Korean Society for Railway. 11(4), 1-7, 2008.

28. * T. C. Mauldin,b K. Haman,c X. Sheng,b P. Henna, R. C. Larock, M. R. Kesslera: Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization of a Modified Linseed Oil with Varying Levels of Crosslinking, Journal of Polymer Science A: Polymer Chemistry. 2008; 46, 6851-6860 (DOI).

27. * S.W. Hong, W. Jeong,b V. Tsukruk, M. R. Kessler, Z. Lin: Directed Self-Assembly of Gradient Concentric Carbon Nanotube Rings, Advanced Functional Materials. 2008; 18, 2114-2122. (featured on inside front cover (issue 14)).  Listed as one of the “Most accessed articles in 07/2008” in Advanced Functional Materials (DOI).

26. * X. Sheng,b M. Akinc, M. R. Kesslera: Cure Kinetics of Thermosetting Bisphenol E Cyanate Ester, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 2008; 1, 77-85 (DOI).

25. * W. K. Goertzen,b M. R. Kesslera: Three-phase Cyanate Ester Composites with Fumed Silica and Negative-CTE Reinforcements, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 2008; 1, 87-93 (DOI).

24. * X. Liu,b X. Sheng,b J. K. Lee,b M. R. Kessler, J. S. Kim: Rheokinetic Evaluation of Self-healing Agents Polymerized by Grubbs Catalyst Embedded in Various Thermosetting Systems, Composites Science and Technology. 2009; 69, 2102-2107 (DOI).

23. * X. Liu,b X. Sheng,b M. R. Kessler, J. K. Leeb: Synthesis and Characterization of Melamine-Urea-Formaldehyde Microcapsules Containing ENB-based Self-healing Agents, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering. 2009; 294, 389-395, (cover issue) (DOI).

22. * W. K. Goertzen,b X. Sheng,b M. Akinc, M. R. Kesslera: Rheology and Curing Kinetics of Fumed Silica/Cyanate Ester Nanocomposites, Polymer Engineering and Science. 2008; 48, 875-883 (DOI).

21. * W. K. Goertzen,b M. R. Kesslera: Thermal Expansion of Fumed Silica/Cyanate Ester Nanocomposites, Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2008; 39, 761-768 (DOI).

20. * W. K. Goertzen,b M. R. Kesslera: Dynamic Mechanical Analysis of Fumed Silica/Cyanate Ester Nanocomposites, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 2008; 39, 761-768 (DOI).

19. +,* M. R. Kessler: Self-healing: A new paradigm in materials design. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part G, Journal of Aerospace Engineering. 2007; 221(4), 479-495 (DOI).

18. * Donna Farrior, William Hamill, Leslie Keiser, Michael Kessler, Peter LoPresti, Jerry McCoy, Shirley Pomeranz, William Potter, and Bryan Tapp: Interdisciplinary Lively Application Projects in Calculus Courses, Journal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research. 2007; 8(3-4), 1-13 (PDF).

17. * X. Sheng,b M. R. Kessler,a J. K. Leeb: The Influence of Cross-linking Agents on Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerized Thermosets, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 2007; 89, 459-464 (DOI).

16. * X. Liu,b X. Sheng,b M. R. Kessler, J. K. Leeb: Isothermal Cure Characterization of Dicyclopentadiene: The Glass Transition Temperature and Conversion, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 2007; 89, 453-457 (DOI).

15. * J. K. Lee,b X. Liu,b S. H. Yoon, M. R. Kessler: Thermal Analysis of Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerized Healing Agents, Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics. 2007; 45, 1771-1780 (DOI).

14. * J. M. Duell,b J. M Wilson,b M. R. Kesslera: Analysis of a Carbon Composite Overwrap Repair System, International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping. 2008; 85, 782-788 (DOI).

13. * W. K. Goertzen,b M. R. Kesslera: Thermal and Mechanical Evaluation of Cyanate Ester Composites with Low Temperature Processability, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 2007; 38, 779-784 (DOI).

12. * G. E. Larin,b M. R. Kessler,a N. Bernklaub, J. C. DiCesare:  Rheokinetics of Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Norbornene Based Monomers Intended for Self-healing Applications, Polymer Engineering and Science. 2006; 46:12, 1804-1811 (DOI).

11. * W. K. Goertzen,b M. R. Kesslera: Creep Behavior of Carbon Fiber/Epoxy Matrix Composites, Materials Science & Engineering. A, Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructure and Processing. 2006; 421, 217-225 (DOI).

10. * W. K. Goertzen,b M. R. Kesslera: Dynamic Mechanical Analysis of Carbon/Epoxy Composites for Structural Pipeline Repair, Composites Part B: Engineering.2007; 38, 1-9 (DOI).

9.   * R. Palakodeti,b M. R. Kesslera: Influence of Frequency and Prestrain on the Mechanical Efficiency of Dielectric Electroactive Polymer Actuators, Materials Letters. 2006; 60, 3437-3440 (DOI).

8.   * M. R. Kessler,a G. E. Larin,b N. Bernklaub: Cure Characterization and Viscosity Development of Ring-opening Metathesis Polymerized Resins, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 2006; 85:1, 7-12 (DOI).

7.   * X. Liu, Jong Keun Lee, Sung Ho Yoon, M. R. Kesslera: Characterization of Diene Monomers as Healing Agents for Autonomic Damage Repair, Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2006; 101, 1266-1272 (DOI).

6.   * E. N. Brown, M. R. Kessler, N. R. Sottos, J. S. Moore, S. R. White: In Situ Poly(urea-formaldehyde) Microencapsulation of Dicyclopentadiene, Journal of Microencapsulation. Nov-Dec 2003; 20:6, 719-730 (DOI).

5.   * M. R. Kessler,a N. R. Sottos, S. R. White: Self-healing Structural Composite Materials, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 2003; 34:8, 743-753 (DOI).

4.   * M. R. Kessler,a S. R. White: Cure Kinetics of Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Dicyclopentadiene, Journal of Polymer Science A: Polymer Chemistry.  2002; 40 2373-2383 (cover issue) (DOI).

3.   * Sung Ho Yoon, Heewon Park, Sunji Hong, Jong Keun Lee, M. R. Kessler, S. R. White:  Manufacturing Process of Microcapsules for Autonomic Damage Repair of Polymeric Composites, Journal of the Korean Society for Composite Materials.  2002; 15(2) 4, 32-39.

2.   * S. R. White, N. R. Sottos, P. H. Geubelle, J. S. Moore, M. R. Kessler, S. R. Sriram, E. N. Brown, S. Viswanathan:  Autonomic Healing of Polymer Composites, Nature. 2001;409,794-797 (DOI).

1.   * M. R. Kessler,a S. R. White: Self-activated Healing of Delamination Damage in Woven Composites, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 2001; 32:5, 683-699 (DOI).