Publications
Google Scholar Citations

    2016

  • 55. M.R. Arcila-Velez, R.K. Emmett, M. Karakaya, R. Podila, K. P. Diaz-Orellana, A.M. Rao, M.E. Roberts, "A facile and scalable approach to fabricating free-standing polymer-carbon nanotube composite electrodes", Synthetic Metals, 2016, 215, 35-40. doi:10.1016/j.synthmet.2016.02.005
  • 54. Y. Zheng, R. Xiao, M.E. Roberts, "Polymer-enhanced enxymatic microalgal cell disruption for lipid and sugar recovery", Algal Research, 2016, 14, 100-108. doi:10.1016/j.algal.2016.01.010
  • 53. A.S. Klett, J.A. Gamble, M.C. Thies, M.E. Roberts, "Identifying thermal phase transitions of lignin-solvent mixtures using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy", Green Chemistry, 2016, 18, 1892-1897. doi:10.1039/C5GC02342D

  • 2015

  • 52. Y. Zheng, M.E. Roberts, J.C. Kelly, N. Zhang, T. Walker, "Harvesting microalgae using the temperature-activated phase transition of thermoresponsive polymers", Algal Research, 2015, 11, 90-94. doi:10.1016/j.algal.2015.06.006
  • 51. J.C. Kelly, D.L. Huber, A.P. Price, M.E. Roberts, "Switchable electrolyte properties and redox chemistry in aqueous media based on temperature-responsive polymers", J. Appl. Electrochem., 2015, 45, 921-930. DOI: 10.1007/s10800-015-0839-7
  • 50. S. Leguizamon, K.P. Diaz, J. Velez, M.C. Thies, M.E. Roberts, "High charge-capacity polymer electrodes comprising alkali lignin from the Kraft process", J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3, 11330-11339. DOI: 10.1039/C5TA00481K
  • 49. J.C. Kelly, N.L. DeGrood, M.E. Roberts, "Li-ion battery shut-off at high temperature caused by polymer phase separation in responsive electrolytes", Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 5448-5451. DOI: 10.1039/C4CC10282G
  • 48. K.P. Diaz, M.E. Roberts, "Scalable, template-free synthesis of conducting polymer microtubes", RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 25504-25512. DOI: 10.1039/C4RA16000B
  • 47. J.C. Kelly, R. Gupta, M.E. Roberts, "Responsive electrolytes that inhibit electrochemical energy conversion at elevated temperatures", J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3, 4026-4034. DOI: 10.1039/C4TA06482H

  • 2014

  • 46. R.K. Emmett, M. Karakaya, R. Podila, M.R. Arcila-Veleza, J. Zhu, A.M. Rao, M.E. Roberts, "Can Faradaic Processes in Residual Iron Catalyst Help Overcome Intrinsic EDLC Limits of Carbon Nanotubes?", J. Phys. Chem. C, 2014, 118, 26498-26503. DOI: 10.1021/jp5097184
  • 45. M.R. Arcila-Velez, J. Zhu, A. Childress, M. Karakaya, R. Podila, A.M. Rao, M.E. Roberts, "Roll-to-roll synthesis of vertically aligned carbon nanotube electrodes for electrical double layer capacitors", Nano Energy, 2014, 8, 9-16. DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2014.05.004
  • 44. M.R. Arcila-Velez, M.E. Roberts, "Redox Solute Doped Polypyrrole for High-Charge Capacity Polymer Electrodes", Chem. Mater., 2014, 26, 1601-1607. DOI: 10.1021/cm403630h

  • 2012

  • 43. J.T. Kearns, M.E. Roberts, "Synthesis of high-charge capacity triarylamine-thiophene redox electrodes using electrochemical copolymerization", J. Mater. Chem., 2012, 22, 25447-25452. DOI: 10.1039/C2JM35472A
  • 42. D.V. Gough, B.C. Bunker, M.E. Roberts, D.L. Huber, H.F. Zarick, M.J. Austin, J.S. Wheeler, D. Moore, E.D. Spoerke, "Thermally Programmable pH Buffers", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2012, 4, 6247-6251. DOI: 10.1021/am301836p
  • 41. J.C. Kelly, M. Pepin, D.L. Huber, B.C. Bunker, M.E. Roberts, "Reversible Control of Electrochemical Properties Using Thermally-Responsive Polymer Electrolytes", Adv. Mater., 2012, 24, 886-889. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201103340
  • 40. J.T. Kearns, M.E. Roberts, "Enhanced performance of triarylamine redox electrodes through directed electrochemical polymerization", J. Mater. Chem., 2012, 22, 2392-2394. DOI: 10.1039/C2JM14545F
  • 39. H.U. Khan, M.E. Roberts, O. Johnson, W. Knoll, Z. Bao, "The effect of pH and DNA concentration on organic thin-film transistor biosensors", Org. Electron., 2012, 13, 519-524. DOI: 10.1016/j.orgel.2011.12.013

  • 2011

  • 38. H.U. Khan, M.E. Roberts, W. Knoll, Z. Bao, "Pentacene Based Organic Thin Film Transistors as the Transducer for Biochemical Sensing in Aqueous Media", Chem. Mater., 2011, 23, 1946-1953. DOI: 10.1021/cm103685c

  • 2010

  • 37. X. Xiao, M.E. Roberts, D.B. Burckel, C.M. Washburn, T. L. Edwards, J.C. Harper, B.C. Bunker, S.M. Brozik, D.R. Wheeler, R. Polsky, "Increased Mass Transport at Lithographically Defined 3-D Porous Carbon Electrodes", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2010, 2, 3179-3184. DOI: 10.1021/am1006595
  • 36. H.A. Becerril, R.M. Stoltenberg, M.L. Tang, M.E. Roberts, Z. Liu, Y. Chen, D.H. Kim, B.L. Lee, S. Lee, Z. Bao, "Fabrication and Evaluation of Solution-Processed Reduced Graphene Oxide Electrodes for p- and n-Channel Bottom-Contact Organic Thin-Film Transistors", ACS Nano, 2010, 4, 6343-6352.
    DOI: 10.1021/nn101369j
  • 35. H.U. Khan, M.E. Roberts, O. Johnson, R. Forch, W. Knoll, Z. Bao, "In-situ, label-free DNA detection with organic transistor sensors", Adv. Mater., 2010, 22, 4452-4456. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201000790
  • 34. A.N. Sokolov, M.E. Roberts, Y. Cao, Z. Bao, "Induced sensitivity and shape selectivity in thin-film transistor sensors via calixarenes", Adv. Mater., 2010, 22, 2349-2353. DOI: 10.1002/adma.200903305

  • 2009

  • 33. M.E. Roberts, D.R. Wheeler, B. Mckenzie, B.C. Bunker, "High specific capacitance conducting polymer ultracapacitors based on tris(thiophenylphenyl)amine", J. Mater. Chem., 2009, 19, 6977-6979. DOI: 10.1039/B916666A
  • 32. M.C. LeMieux, S. Sok, M.E. Roberts, J. Opatikiewz, D. Liu, S.N. Barman, N. Patil, S. Mitra, Z. Bao, "Solution assembly of organized carbon nanotube networks for thin-film transistors", ACS Nano, 2009, 3, 4089-4097. DOI: 10.1021/nn900827v
  • 31. M.E. Roberts, M.C. LeMieux, Z. Bao, "Sorted and Aligned Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Networks for Transistor-Based Aqueous Chemical Sensors", ACS Nano, 2009, 3, 3287-3293. DOI: 10.1021/nn900808b
  • 30. A.N. Sokolov, M.E. Roberts, Z. Bao, "Fabrication of low-cost electronic biosensors", Mater. Today, 2009, 12, 12-20. DOI: 10.1016/S1369-7021(09)70247-0
  • 29. M.E. Roberts, M.C. LeMieux, A.N. Sokolov, Z. Bao, "Self-sorted nanotube networks on polymer dielectrics for low-voltage thin-film transistors", Nano Lett., 2009, 9, 2526-2531. DOI: 10.1021/nl900287p
  • 28. C. Reese, M.E. Roberts, S. Parkin, Z. Bao, "Tuning Crystalline Solid-State Order and Charge Transport via Building-Block Modification of Oligothiophenes", Adv. Mater., 2009, 21, 3678-3681. DOI: 10.1002/adma.200900836
  • 27. M.E. Roberts, N. Queralto, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, B. Reinecke, W. Knoll, Z. Bao, "Cross-linked polymer gate dielectric films for low-voltage organic transistors", Chem. Mater., 2009, 21, 2292-2299. DOI: 10.1021/cm900637p
  • 26. C. Reese, M.E. Roberts, S. Parkin, Z. Bao, "Isotropic transport in an oligothiophene derivative for single-crystal field-effect transistor applications", Appl. Phys. Lett., 2009, 94, 202101. DOI: 10.1063/1.3129162
  • 25. Z.H. Liu, J.H. Oh, M.E. Roberts, P. Wei, B.C. Paul, M. Okajima, Y. Nishi, Z. Bao, "Solution-Processed Flexible Organic Transistors Showing Very-Low Subthreshold Slope with a Bilayer Polymeric Dielectric on Plastic", Appl. Phys. Lett., 2009, 94, 203301. DOI: 10.1063/1.3133902
  • 24. M.E. Roberts, A.N. Sokolov, Z. Bao, "Material and device considerations for organic thin-film transistor sensors", J. Mater. Chem., 2009, 19, 3351-3363. DOI: 10.1039/B816386C
  • 23. M.E. Roberts, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, R.M. Stoltenberg, Z. Bao, "Flexible, plastic transistor-based chemical sensors", Org. Electron., 2009, 10, 377-383.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.orgel.2008.12.001
  • 22. Z.H. Liu, H.A Becerril, M.E. Roberts, Y. Nishi, Z. Bao, "Experimental study and statistical analysis of solution-shearing processed organic transistors based on an asymmetric small-molecule semiconductor", IEEE Trans. Electron. Dev., 2009, 56, 176-185. DOI: 10.1109/TED.2008.2010580

  • 2008

  • 21. M.E. Roberts, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, M.L. Tang, Z. Bao, "Influence of Molecular Structure And Film Properties on the Water-Stability and Sensor Characteristics of Organic Transistors", Chem. Mater., 2008, 20, 7332-7338. DOI: 10.1021/cm802530x
  • 20. S.C.B. Mannsfeld, A. Sharei, S.H. Liu, M.E. Roberts, I. McCulloch, M. Henney, Z. Bao, "Highly Efficient Patterning of Organic Single-Crystal Transistors from the Solution Phase", Adv. Mater., 2008, 20, 4044-4048. DOI: 10.1002/adma.200703244
  • 19. M.E. Roberts, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, N. Queralto, C. Reese, J. Locklin, W. Knoll, Z. Bao, "Water-stable organic transistors and their application in chemical and biological sensors", Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 2008, 105, 12134-12139. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0802105105
  • 18. H.A. Becerril, M.E. Roberts, Z.H. Liu, J. Locklin, Z. Bao, "High-performance organic thin-film transistors through solution-sheared deposition of small-molecule organic semiconductors", Adv. Mater., 2008, 20, 2588-2594. DOI: 10.1002/adma.200703120
  • 17. M.C. LeMieux, M.E. Roberts, S. Barman, Y.W. Jin, J.M. Kim, Z. Bao, "Self-sorted, aligned nanotube networks for thin-film transistors", Science, 2008, 321, 101-104. DOI: 10.1126/science.1156588
  • 16. Q. Yuan, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, M.L. Tang, M.E. Roberts, M.F. Toney, D.M. DeLongchamp, Z. Bao, "Microstructure of oligofluorene asymmetric derivatives in orgranic thin film transistors", Chem. Mater., 2008, 20, 2763-2772. DOI: 10.1021/cm800071r

  • 2007

  • 15. S.C.B. Mannsfeld, A.L. Briseno, S. Liu, C. Reese, M.E. Roberts, Z. Bao, "Selective Nucleation of Organic Single Crystals from Vapor Phase on Nanoscopically Rough Surfaces", Adv. Func. Mater., 2007, 17, 3545-3553. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.200700330
  • 14. T.J. Shin, H. Yang, M.M. Ling, J. Locklin, L. Yang, B. Lee, M.E. Roberts, A.B. Mallik, Z. Bao, "Tunable Thin-Film Crystalline Structures and Field-Effect Mobility of Oligofluorene-Thiophene Derivatives", Chem. Mater., 2007, 19, 5882-5889. DOI: 10.1021/cm0710599
  • 13. S.C.B. Mannsfeld, J. Locklin, C. Reese, M.E. Roberts, A.J. Lovinger, Z. Bao, "Probing the Anisotropic Field-Effect Mobility of Solution-Deposited Dicyclohexyl-?-quarterthiophene Single Crystals", Adv. Func. Mater., 2007, 17, 1617-1622. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.200600865

  • 2006

  • 12. D.M. DeLongchamp, M.M Ling, Y. Jung, D.A. Fischer, M.E. Roberts, E.K. Lin, Z. Bao, "Thickness Dependence of Microstructure in Semiconducting Films of an Oligofluorene Derivative", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 16579-16586. DOI: 10.1021/ja064384q
  • 11. M.L. Tang, M.E. Roberts, J. Locklin, M.M. Ling, Hong Meng, Z. Bao, "Structure Property Relationships: Asymmetric Oligofluorene-Thiophene Molecules for Organic TFTs", Chem. Mater., 2006, 18, 6250-6257. DOI: 10.1021/cm0623514
  • 10. J. Locklin, M.M. Ling, A. Sung, M.E. Roberts, Z. Bao, "High-Performance Organic Semiconductors Based on Fluorene-Phenylene Oligomers with High Ionization Potentials", Adv. Mater., 2006, 18, 2989-2992. DOI: 10.1002/adma.200601608
  • 9. A.L. Briseno, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, M.M. Ling, S. Liu, R.J. Tseng, C. Reese, M.E. Roberts, Y. Yang, F. Wudl, Z. Bao, "Patterning organic single-crystal transistor arrays", Nature, 2006, 444, 913-917. DOI: 10.1038/nature05427
  • 8. J. Locklin, M.E. Roberts, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, Z. Bao, "Optimizing the Thin Film Morphology of Organic Field-Effect Transistors: The Influence of Molecular Structure and Vacuum Deposition Parameters on Device Performance", J. Macromolec. Sci. C: Polymer Rev., 2006, 46, 79-101.
    DOI: 10.1080/15321790500471244
  • 7. C. Reese, W.J. Chung, M.M. Ling, M.E. Roberts, Z. Bao, "High-performance microscale single-crystal transistors by lithography on an elastomer dielectric", Appl. Phys. Lett., 2006, 89, 202108. DOI: 10.1063/1.2388151
  • 6. A.L. Briseno, M.E. Roberts, M.M. Ling, H. Moon, E.J. Nemanick, Z. Bao, "Patterning Organic Semiconductors Using "Dry" Poly(dimethylsiloxane) Elastomeric Stamps for Thin-Film Transistors", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 3880-3881. DOI: 10.1021/ja058226v
  • 5. R.A.B. Devine, M.M. Ling, A.B. Mallik, M.E. Roberts, Z. Bao, "X-ray irradiation effects in top contact, pentacene based field effect transistors for space related applications", Appl. Phys. Lett., 2006, 88, 151907. DOI: 10.1063/1.2194894

  • 2005

  • 4. M.A. Worsley, M.E. Roberts, S.F. Bent, S.M. Gates, T. Shaw, W.Volksen, R. Miller, "Detection of Open or Closed Porosity in Low-k Dielectrics by Solvent Diffusion", Microelectronic Engineering, 2005, 82, 113-118. DOI: 10.1016/j.mee.2005.06.007
  • 3. M.E. Roberts, P.S. Stewart, "Modeling Protection from Antimicrobial Agents in Biofilms through the Formation of Persistor Cells", Microbiology, 2005, 151, 75-80. DOI: 10.1099/mic.0.27385-0

  • 2004

  • 2. C.C. Reese, M.E. Roberts, M. Ling, Z. Bao, "Organic Thin-Film Field-Effect Transistors", Mater. Today., 2004, 7, 20-27.
    DOI: 10.1016/S1369-7021(04)00398-0
  • 1. M.E. Roberts, P.S. Stewart, "Modeling Antibiotic Tolerance in Biofilms by Accounting for Nutrition Limitation", Antimicrob. Agents Chemo., 2004, 48, 48-52. DOI: 10.1128/AAC.48.1.48-52.2004
  • Patents

    2017

  • 4. D. Van Gough, D.L. Huber, B.C. Bunker, M.E. Roberts, "Programmable pH buffers", 2017, 9,550,168
  • 3. M.E. Roberts, A.M Rao, R. Podila, R.K. Emmett, "Polymer-nanocarbon composties, methods of making composities, and energy storage devices including the composite", 2017, 9,552,929

  • 2016

  • 2. Z. Bao, M.E. Roberts, "Organic thin-film transistor sensor arrangements", 2016, 9,442,087

  • 2015

  • 1. M.E. Robert, J.C. Kelly, "Thermally responsive electrolytes", 2015, 14/926213