David C. Martin

David C. Martin

Karl & Renate Böer Professor

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Email : milty@udel.edu
Phone : (302) 831-6341
305 DuPont Hall


Dr. Martin focuses his research on organic molecular semiconductors, organic conductive polymer films, low impedance biomimetic conductive polymer coatings and bioactive hydrogel coatings for microelectrodes on biomedical devices and biosensors, electrically conductive polymer nanotubes, oriented electrospun nanofibers, multi-phasic functionalized polymer nanoparticles, and molecular simulations of polymer defects and crystal structure. Dr. Martin earned his Ph.D. in polymer science and engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. The Bӧer chair honors Karl W. Bӧer, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Physics and Solar Energy, a pioneer in the fields of solar cells, solar energy systems, and solid state physics.


  • University of Michigan Materials Science and Engineering Distinguished Alumni Award 2013
  • President, Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering Division, American Chemical Society 2013
  • Fellow, American Physical Society, Division of Polymer Physics 2010
  • Karl W. Böer Chair of Materials Science and Engineering The University of Delaware College of Engineering 2009
  • UM Materials Science and Engineering Distinguished Achievement Award 2008
  • Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) 2005
  • Honorary Professorship: Nanjing University of Science and Technology 2004
  • National Science Foundation Special Creativity Extension Award 2002
  • UM Materials Science and Engineering Distinguished Achievement Award 2001
  • President, Alpha Sigma Mu National Materials Engineering Honor Society 1999
  • Alexander von Humboldt Fellow 1997
  • Trustee, Alpha Sigma Mu National Materials Engineering Honor Society 1996
  • Faculty Advisor, Michigan Chapter of Alpha Sigma Mu Honor Society 1996
  • Outstanding Teacher in Materials Science and Engineering Award 1994
  • National Science Foundation National Young Investigator Award 1992
  • The University of Michigan College of Engineering 1938E Award 1992
  • Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity Beta Tau Educational Commitment Award 1992
  • Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society 1990
  • Shell Companies Foundation Doctoral Fellowship 1986-1990
  • Electron Microscopy Society of America Presidential Student Award 1988
  • Arizona State Univ. High Resolution Electron Microscopy Corporate Fellowship 1987
  • Univ. of Massachusetts Polymer Science and Engineering Santos Go Award 1986
  • The University of Massachusetts Graduate School Fellowship 1986
  • 3M Company Fellow in UM Macromolecular Science 1983-1984
  • Univ. of Michigan Chemical Engineering Research Paper Award 1983
  • Clarence A. Siebert Materials Engineering Award 1982
  • Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society 1982
  • Alpha Sigma Mu National Materials Engineering Honor Society 1981
  • The University of Michigan Regents-Alumni Scholar 1979
  • Eagle Scout Award, Boy Scouts of America 1977

Research Interests

High resolution transmission and low voltage electron microscopy studies of defects in polymers and organic molecular crystals; processing, microstructure, and properties of optoelectronically active polymers and organic materials for biomedical sensors, thin-film transistors, and light-emitting diodes; molecular engineering of benzocyclobutene-functionalized thermally crosslinkable polymers; biocompatible conducting polymers for microfabricated neural prostheses; and the microstructure of polymers and biopolymers near surfaces.

Representative Publications

170.  Jinglin Liu, Bin Wei, Jennifer D. Sloppy, Liangqi Ouyang, Chaoying Ni, and David C. Martin, ”Direct Imaging of Electrochemical Deposition of Poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene) (PEDOT) by Transmission Electron Microscopy, Macro Letters, in press, (2015).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00479

169.  Liang Gong, D. Bruce Chase, Isao Noda, Jinglin Liu, David C. Martin, Chaoying Ni, and John Rabolt, ”Discovery of beta-form crystal structure in electrospun poly[(R)-3-hydroxybutyrate-co-(R)-3-hydroxyhexanoate](PHBHx) nanofibers: from fiber mats to single fibers”, Macromolecules, in press, (2015).

168.  Bin Wei, Jinglin Liu, Liangqi Ouyang, Chin-Chen Kuo, and David C. Martin, “Significant enhancement of PEDOT thin film adhesion to inorganic solid substrates with EDOT-acid”, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 7(28), 15388-15394, (2015). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.5b03350.

167.  David C. Martin, Molecular Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of Conjugated Polymers for Interfacing Electronic Biomedical Devices with Living Tissue, Invited Prospectives Article, MRS Communications, 5(2), 131-153, (2015).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/mrc.2015.17

166.  Bin Wei, Liangqi Ouyang, Jinglin Liu, and David C. Martin, “Post-polymerization functionalization of Poly(3,4-propylenedioxythiophene) (PProDOT) via thiol-ene “click” chemistry”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B&C, 3, 5028-5034, (2015).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C4TB02033B

165.  Liangqi Ouyang, Chin-Chen Kuo, Brendan Farrell, Sheevangi Pathak, Bin Wei, Jing Qu, and David C. Martin, “Poly[3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene (EDOT) -co- 1,3,5-tri[2-(3,4-ethylene dioxythienyl)]-benzene (EPh)] copolymers (PEDOT-co-EPH): optical, electrochemical and mechanical properties”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 3, 5010-5020, (2015).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C5TB00053J

164.  Whirang Cho, “Synthesis and Characterization of Bicontinuous Cubic Poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene) Gyroid (PEDOT GYR) Gels”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17, 5115, (2015).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C4CP04426F

163.  Nandita Bhagwat, Kristi L. Kiick, and David C. Martin, “Electrochemical deposition and characterization of carboxylic-acid functionalized PEDOT copolymers”,Journal of Materials Research, 29(23), 2835-2844, (2014).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2014.314

162.  C. M. Frost, B. S. Shim, D. C. Martin, P. S. Cederna, M. G. Urbanchek, “Decellular Biological Scaffold Polymerized with PEDOT for Improving Peripheral Nerve Interface Charge Transfer”, IEEE Eng. Med. Biol. Soc., 2014, 422-425, (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/embc.2014.6943618

161.  Jeong Jae Wie, Ngoc A. Nguyen, Colin D. Cwalina, Jinglin Liu, David C. Martin, and Michael E. Mackay, “Shear-Induced Solution Crystallization of Poly(3-hexylthiophene) (P3HT)”, Macromolecules, 47, 3343-3349, (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma500040k

160.  Liangqi Ouyang, Crystal Shaw, Jinglin Liu, Amy L. Griffin, and David C. Martin “In Vivo Polymerization of Poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene) (PEDOT) in Living Rat Hippocampus Does Not Cause a Significant Loss of Performance in a Delayed Alternation (DA) Task”, Journal of Neural Engineering, 11(2), 026005, (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/11/2/026005

159.  Theodore A. Kung, Nicholas B. Langhals, David C. Martin, Paul S. Cederna, and Melanie G. Urbanchek, “Regenerative Peripheral Nerve Interface Viability and Signal Transduction with an Implanted Electrode”, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 133(6), 1380-1394, (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000000168

158.  Ziya Baghmanli, Kristoffer Sugg, Benjamin Wei, Bong Ship Shim, David C. Martin, Paul S. Cederna, and Melanie G. Urbanchek, “Biological and Electrophysiological Effects of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) on Regenerating Peripheral Nerve Fibers”, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 132(2), 374-385, (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182959f63

157.  Charles M. Shaw, Xinnan Zhang, Lidaris San Miguel, Adam J. Matzger, and David C. Martin, “Synthesis and structure of alpha-substituted pentathienoacenes”,Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 1, 3686-3694, (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C3TC30144C

156.  Zhang-Qi Feng, Jinghang Wu, Whirang Cho, Michelle K. Leach, Eric W. Franz, Youssef I. Naim, Zhong-Ze Gu, Joseph M. Corey, and David C. Martin, “Highly Aligned Poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene) (PEDOT) Nano- and Microscale Fibers and Tubes”, Polymer, 54(2), 702-708, (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2012.10.057

155.  Laura K. Povlich, Jae Cheol Cho, Michelle K. Leach, Jinsang Kim, Joseph M. Corey, and David Charles Martin, “Synthesis, Copolymerization, and Peptide-Modification of Carboxylic Acid-Functionalized 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene (EDOTacid) for Neural Electrode Interfaces”, Special Issue on Organic Bioelectronics–Novel Applications in Biomedicine, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)–General Subjects, 1830(9), 4288-4293, (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbagen.2012.10.017

154.  Ziya Baghmanli, Kristoffer B. Sugg, Benjamin Wei, Bong S. Shim, David C. Martin, Paul S. Cederna, and Melanie G. Urbanchek, “Biological and Electrophysiological Effects of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) on Regenerating Peripheral Nerve Fibers”, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Manuscript PRS-D-12-01182, 132(2), 374-385 (2013).  PMID: 23897336 http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182959f63

153.  Kathleen Feldman and David C. Martin, “Functional Conducting Polymers via Thiol-ene Chemistry”, Biosensors, 2(3), 305-317, (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/bios2030305

152.  Yue Wang, Jinglin Liu, Henry D. Tran, Matthew Mecklenburg, Adam Z. Stieg, Xin N. Guan, B. C. Regan, David C. Martin, and Richard B. Kaner, “Morphological and dimensional control via hierarchical assembly of doped oligoaniline single crystals”,  Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134(22), 9251-9262, 2012.http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja301061a

151.  Xiaoqian Ma, Jinglin Liu, Chaoying Ni, David C. Martin, D. Bruce Chase, and John F. Rabolt, “Molecular Orientation in Electrospun Poly(vinylidene fluoride) Nanofibers”, Macro Letters, 1, 428-431, (2012).http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/mz3000122

150.  Jennifer A, Chikar, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Sarah M. Richardson-Burns, Yehoash Raphael, Bryan E. Pfingst, and David C. Martin, “Dual-component PEDOT and RGD-functionalized hydrogel coating to provide sustained drug delivery and improved cochlear implant function”, Biomaterials, 33(7), 1982-1990, (2012).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.11.052, PMID: 22182748

149.  Dajun Yuan, Andres Lasagni, Jeffrey Hendricks, David C. Martin, and Suman Das, “Patterning of periodic nano-cavities on PEDOT-PSS using nanosphere-assisted near-field optical enhancement and laser interference lithography”, Nanotechnology, 23, 015304, (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/23/1/015304

148.  Seth J. Wilks, Andrew J. Wooley, Liangqi Ouyang, David C. Martin, and Kevin J. Otto, “In Vivo Polymerization of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) in Rodent Cerebral Cortex”, Conference Proceedings IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2011: 5412-5, (2011).  PMID: 22255561  http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IEMBS.2011.6091338

147.  Liangqi Ouyang, Katie Feldman, Rylie Green, David C. Martin, “Direct local polymerization of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) in rat cortex”, Progress in Brain Research, Volume 194, 263-271, ‘Brain Machine Interfaces:  Implications for Science, Clinical Practice and Society’, Jens Schoenborg, Martin Garwicz, and Nils Danielsen, editors, Elsevier, (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-53815-4.00001-7.  PMID: 21867810

146.  Jinghang Wu, Charles M. Shaw, and David C. Martin, “Electron Microscopy of Organic Materials: An Overview and Review of Recent Developments”, in Polymer Science: A Comprehensive Polymer Science, Volume 2: Polymer Characterization, Chapter 19, 509-525, T. Hashimoto and E. L. Thomas, Volume Editors, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski and Martin Möller, Editors-in-Chief, Elsevier, (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-53349-4.00041-8 Invited review chapter

145.  Zachary King, Charles Shaw, Sarah Spanninga, and David C. Martin, “Structural, Chemical, and Electrochemical Characterization of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) Prepared with Various Counter-ions and Heat Treatments”, Polymer, 52, 1302-1308, (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.201101.042

144.  Subramaniam Venkatraman, Jeffrey Hendricks, Zacharay A. King, Andrew J. Sereno, Sarah Richardson-Burns, David Martin, and Jose M. Carmena, “In Vitro and In Vivo Evaluation of PEDOT Microelectrodes for Neural Stimulation and Recording”, IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems & Rehabilitation Engineering, 19(3), 307-316, (2011). 10.1109/TNSRE.2011.2109399

143.  Laura K. Povlich, Kathleen E. Feldman, Bong Sup Shim, and David C. Martin, “Electroactive Polymeric Biomaterials”, Review Chapter in Comprehensive Biomaterials, Paul Ducheyne, Kevin Healy, Dietmar Werner Hutmacher, David W. Grainger, and C. James Kirkpatrick, Editors, Elsevier Science, Volume 1, Chapter 130, (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-055294-1.00042-8 ISBN: 978-0-08-055302-3  Invited review chapter

142.  Sarah A. Spanninga, David C. Martin, and Zhan Chen, “Effect of Anionic Hydration on Counterion Incorporation in Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene): An X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 114(35), 14998-15004, (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp104592n

141.  Sarah A. Spanninga, David C. Martin, and Zhan Chen, “X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of Counterion Incorporation in Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) 2: Polyanion Effect, Toluenesulfonate, and Small Anions”, J. Phys. Chem. C., 114(35), 14992-14997, (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp104591d

140.  David C. Martin, Jinghang Wu, Charles M. Shaw, Zachary King, Sarah A. Spanninga, Sarah Richardson-Burns, Jeffrey Hendricks, and Junyan Yang, “The Morphology of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT)”, Polymer Reviews, 50(3), 340-384, (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15538724.2010.495440  Invited review article

139.  Andres F. Lasagni, Peng Shao, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Charles M. Shaw, David C. Martin, and Suman Das, “Direct fabrication of periodic patterns with hierarchical sub-wavelength structures on poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-poly(styrene sulfonate) thin films using femtosecond laser interference patterning”, Applied Surface Science, 256(6), 1708-1713, (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2009.09.099

138.  Antonio Peramo, Cynthia L. Marcelo, Steven A. Goldstein, Improved Preservation of the Tissue Surrounding Percuntaneous Devices by Hyaluronic Acid and Dermatan Sulfate in a Human Skin Explant Model”, Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 38(3), 1098-1110, (2010).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-009-9872-1

137.  Edward Jan, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Vincent Husaini, Sarah M. Richardson-Burns, Andrew Sereno, David C. Martin, and Nicholas A. Kotov, “Layered Carbon Nanotube-Polyelectrolyte Electrodes Outperform Traditional Neural Interface Materials”, Nano Letters, 9(12), 4012-4018, (2009).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/nl902187z

136.  Caitlyn C. Gertz, Michelle K. Leach, Lisa K. Birrell, David C. Martin, Eva L. Feldman and Joseph M. Corey, “Accelerated neuritogenesis and maturation of primary spinal motor neurons in response to nanofibers”, Developmental Neurobiology, 70(8), 589-603, (2010). Cover article http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dneu.20792

135.  Laura Povlich, Jason Le, Jinsang Kim, and David C. Martin, “Poly(5,6-dimethoxyindole-2-carboxylic acid) (PDMICA): A Melanin-Like Polymer with Unique Electrochromic and Structural Properties”, Macromolecules, 43(8), 3770-3774, (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma902355

134.  Mohammad Reza Abidian, Joseph M. Corey, Daryl R. Kipke, and David C. Martin, “Conducting-Polymer Nanotubes Improve Electrical Properties, Mechanical Adhesion, Neural Attachment, and Neurite Outgrowth of Neural Electrodes”, Small, 6(3), 421-429, (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.200901868

133.  Antonio Peramo, Cynthia L. Marcelo, Steven A. Goldstein, and David C. Martin, “Continuous delivery of biomaterials to the skin-percutaneous device interface using a fluid pump”, Artificial Organs, 34(2), E27-E33, (2010).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1525-1594.2009.00931.x

132.  Dong-Hwan Kim, James A. Wiler, David J. Anderson, Daryl R. Kipke, and David C. Martin, “Conducting polymers on hydrogel-coated neural electrode provide sensitive neural recordings in auditory cortex”, Acta Biomaterialia, 6(1), 57-62, (2010).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2009.07.034

131.  Andres F. Lasagni, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Charles M. Shaw, Dajun Yuan, David C. Martin, and Suman Das, “Direct laser interference patterning of poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene)-poly(styrene sulfonate) (PEDOT-PSS) thin films”, Applied Surface Science, 255, 9186-9192, (2009).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2009.06.130

130.  Antonio Peramo, Joong Hwan Bahng, Cynthia L. Marcelo, Nicholas Kotov, and David C. Martin, “In vitro integration of human skin dermis with porous cationic hydrogels”, Acta Biomaterialia, 5(9), 3337-3345, (2009).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2009.05.031

129.  Mohammad Reza Abidian, Kip A. Ludwig, Timothy C. Marzullo, David C. Martin, and Daryl R. Kipke, “Interfacing Conducting Polymer Nanotubes with the Central Nervous System:  Chronic Neural Recording using Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Nanotubes”, Advanced Materials, 21(37), 3764-3770, (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.200900887

128.  Seth J. Wilks, Sarah M. Richardson-Burns, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, David Martin, and Kevin J. Otto, “Poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene) (PEDOT) as a micro-neural interface material for electrostimulation”, Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2(7), 1-8, (2009).  http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/neuro.16.007.2009

127.  Jihua Chen, Chee Keong Tee, Max Shtein, John Anthony, and David C. Martin, “Controlled Solution Deposition and Systematic Study of Charge Transport Anisotropy in Single-Crystal and Single-Crystal Textured TIPS Pentacene Thin Films”, Organic Electronics, 10, 696-703, (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orgel.2009.03.007

126.  Sarah A. Spanninga, David C. Martin, and Zhan Chen, “X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of Counterion Incorporation in Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)”, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 113(14), 5585-5592, (2009).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp811282f

125.  Mohammad Reza Abidian and David C. Martin, “Multifunctional Nanobiomaterials for Neural Interfaces”, Advanced Functional Materials, 19(4), 573-585, (2009).  Cover article  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.200801473

124.  Antonio Peramo, Cynthia L. Marcelo, Steven A. Goldstein, David C. Martin, “Novel organotypic cultures of human skin explants with an implant-tissue biomaterial interface”, Journal of Biomedical Research B: Applied Biomaterials, 37(2), 401-409, (2009).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10439-008-9614-9

123.  Joseph M. Corey, Caityln G. Gertz, Bor-Shuen Wang, Lisa K. Birrell, Sara L. Johnson, David C. Martin, and Eva L. Feldman, “The design of electrospun PLLA nanofibers scaffolds compatible with serum-free growth of primary motor and sensory neurons”, Acta Biomaterialia, 4, 863-875, (2008).http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2008.02.020

122.  Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Jennifer A. Chikar, Mark A. Crumling, Yehoash Raphael, and David C. Martin, “Localized cell and drug delivery for auditory prostheses”,Hearing Research, 242(1-2), 117-131, (2008).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heares.2008.06.003  Invited review article for Special Issue on Auditory Prosthesis.

121.  Byoung Chul Chun, Tae Keun Cho, Mi Hwa Chong, Yong-Chan Chung, Jihua Chen, David C. Martin, and Robert C. Cieslinski, “Mechanical Properties of Polyurethane / Montmorillonite Nanocomposite Prepared by Melt Mixing”, Journal of Applied Poymer Science, 106, 712-721, (2007).http://dx.doi.org10.1002/app.26721

120.  Mohammad Abidian and David C. Martin, “Nanostructured conducting biomaterials and their applications in controlled drug delivery”, Chapter 14 in Biomedical Applications of Electroactive Polymer Actuators, Federico Carpi and Elisabeth Smela, editors, invited review chapter, John Wiley & Sons, New York, NY, (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9780470744697.ch14

119.  Jihua Chen, Chee Keong Tee, Max Shtein, John Anthony, and David C. Martin, “Grain-Boundary Limited Charge Transport in Solution-Processed 6,13 Bis(triisopropylsilylethynyl) Pentacene Thin Film Transistors”, Journal of Applied Physics, 103(11), 114513, (2008). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2936978

118.  Jihua Chen, Sankar Subramanian, Sean R. Parkin, Maxime Siegel, Kaitlin Gallup, Chelsea Haughn, David C. Martin, and John E. Anthony, “The Influence of Side Chains on the Structures and Properties of Functionalized Pentacenes”, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 18, 1961-1969, (2008). http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/B717082C  Cover article

117.  Mohammad Abidian and David C. Martin, “Experimental and Theoretical Characterization of Implantable Neural Microelectrodes Modified with Conducting Polymer Nanotubes”, Biomaterials, 29, 1273-1283, (2008).  10.1016/j.biomaterials.2007.11.022

116.  Antonio Peramo, Melanie G. Urbanchek, Sarah A. Spanninga, Laura K. Povlich, Paul Cederna, and David C. Martin, “In situ polymerization of a conductive polymer in acellular muscle tissue constructs”, Tissue Engineering A, 14(3), 423-432, (2008).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/tea.2007.0123

115.  L. P. Balogh, S. M. Redmond, P. Balogh, H. Tang, D. C. Martin, S. C. Rand, “Self Assembly and Optical Properties of Dendrimer Nanocomposite Multilayers”,Macromolecular Bioscience, 7(8), 1032-1046, (2007).  PMID: 17665416  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mabi.200700114

114.  David C. Martin, “Organic Electronics:  Polymers Manipulate Cells”, Nature Materials, 6, 626-627, (2007).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmat1992

113.  Richard A. Altschuler, Yehoash Raphael, David C. Martin, Jochen Schacht, David J. Anderson, and Josef M. Miller, “Protection and Repair of Audition”, Chapter Sixty-Six in Principles of Tissue Engineering, 3rd Edition, Robert Paul Lanza, Robert Langer, and Joseph Vacanti, eds., Elsevier, Inc., ISPN-13: 978-0-12-370615, (2007). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/b978-012370615-7/50070-6

112.  Byoung Chul Chun, Tae Keun Cho, Mi Hwa Chong, Yong-Chan Chung, David Martin, Jihua Chen, and Jong-Shin Park, “Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Polyurethane/nylon/montorillonite Nanocomposite”, Fibers and Polymers, 8(1), 43-49, (2007).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02908158

111.  Joel P. McDonald, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Vanita R. Mistry, David C. Martin, and Steven M.  Yalisove, “Femtosecond pulsed laser patterning of poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene)—poly(styrene sulfonate) thin films on gold/palladium substrates, Journal of Applied Physics, 102(1), 013107, (2007). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2752137

110.  Jihua Chen, David C. Martin, and John Anthony, “Morphology and Molecular Orientation of Thin-Film Bis(triisopropylsilylethynyl) Pentacene”, Journal of Materials Research, 22(6), 1701-1709, (2007).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/JMR.2007.0220

109.  Patrick B. Shea, Lisa R. Pattison, Manami Kawano, Charlene Chen, Jihua Chen, Pierre Petroff, David C. Martin, Hiroko Yamada, Noboru Ono, and Jerzy Kanicki, “Solution-processed polycrystalline copper tetrabenzoporphyrin thin-film transistors”, Synthetic Metals, 157, 190-197, (2007). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.synthmet.2007.01.013

108.  Donghwan Kim, Sarah Richardson-Burns, Laura Povlich, Mohammad Reza Abidian, Sarah Spanninga, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, and David C. Martin, “Soft, Fuzzy, and Bioactive Conducting Polymer Coatings for Neural Prosthetic Devices”, Invited Review Chapter 7, in Indwelling Neural Implants: Contending with the In-Vivo Environment, Frontiers in Neuroengineering Series, William M. Reichert, Editor, Taylor and Francis, Boca Raton, FL, (2007).  PMID: 21204405 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK3940/

107.  Roy Biran, David C. Martin, and Patrick A. Tresco, “The brain tissue response to implanted silicon microelectrode arrays is increased when the device is tethered to the skull”, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research A, 82A, 169-178, (2007).  PMID: 17266019  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.31138

106.  Junyan Yang, Karen Lipkin, and David C. Martin, “Electrochemical fabrication of conducting polymer poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) nanofibrils on microfabricated neural prosthetic devices”, Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition, invited contribution to a Special Issue on “Materials for Neural Engineering”,  Christine Schmidt and Stuart Cooper, editors, 18(8), 1075-1089, (2007).  PMID: 17705999  http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/156856207781494359

105.  Sarah Richardson-Burns, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, and David C. Martin, “Electrochemical Polymerization of Conducting Polymers in Living Neural Tissue”, Journal of Neural Engineering, 4, L6-L13, (2007).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/4/2/L02  Selected as a “Highlight Article of 2007” by the Journal of Neural Engineering  http://herald.iop.org/m40/lt/249753/link/1369

104.  Joseph Corey, David Y. Lin, Katherine B. Mycek, Qiaoran Chen, Stanley Samuel, Eva L. Feldman, and David C. Martin, “Aligned electrospun nanofibers specify the direction of dorsal root ganglia neurite growth”, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research A, 83A(3), 636-645, (2007). PMID: 17508416 http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.31285

103.  Chad Brick, Elaine R. Chan, Sharon C. Glotzer, Julien C. Marchal, David C. Martin, and Richard M. Laine, “Self-Lubricating Nano-Ball-Bearings”, Advanced Materials, 19, 82-86, (2007).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.200601551

102.  Sarah Richardson-Burns, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Laura K. Povlich, Brian Foster, Donghwan Kim, and David C. Martin, “Polymerization of the Conducting Polymer Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) Around Living Neural Cells”, Biomaterials, 28, 1539-1552, (2007).  PMID: 17169420 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2006.11.026

101.  Jihua Chen, Chee Keong Tee, Junyan Yang, Charles Shaw, Max Shtein, John Anthony, and David C. Martin, “Thermal and Mechanical Cracking in TIPS Pentacene Thin Films”, Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics Edition, 44, 3631-3641, (2006).  PMID: 17169420  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/polb.21007

100.  Jihua Chen, John Anthony, and David C. Martin, “Thermally Induced Solid-State Phase Transition of Bis(triisopropylsiilylethynyl) Pentacene Crystals”, Journal of Physical Chemistry, 110(33), 16397-16403, (2006).  PMID: 16913769  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp0627877

99.  Kyung-Ho Roh, David C. Martin, and Joerg Lahann, “Triphasic Nanocolloids”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128, 6796-6797, (2006).  PMID: 16719453  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja060836n

98.  Yinghong Xiao, David C. Martin, Xinyan Cui, and Mahesh Shenai, “Surface Modification of Neural Probes with Conducting Polymer Poly(hydroxymethylated-3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) and Its Biocompatibility, Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 128, 117-129, (2006).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1385/ABAB:128:2:117 PMID: 16484721

97.  Donghwan Kim, Cynthia Sequerah, Jeffrey L. Hendricks, Sarah Richardson-Burns, and David C. Martin, “Effect of Immobilized Nerve Growth Factor (NGF) on Conductive Polymers:  Electrical Properties and Cellular Response”, Advanced Functional Materials, 17, 79-86, (2007).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.200500594

96.  Kip A. Ludwig, Jeffrey D. Uram, Junyan Yang, David C. Martin, and Daryl R. Kipke, “Chronic neural recordings using silicon microelectrode arrays electrochemically deposited with a poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) film”, Journal of Neural Engineering, 3, 59-70, (2006).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/3/1/007  One of six articles nominated as a “Highlight of 2006” by the Publishing team of the Journal of Neural Engineering.

95.  Dong-Hwan Kim and David C. Martin, “Sustained release of dexamethasone from hydrophilic matrices using PLGA nanoparticles for neural drug delivery”,Biomaterials, 27(15), 3031-3037, (2006).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2005.12.021

94.  Lawrence F. Drummy, Paul K. Miska, David Alberts, Nuram Lee, and David C. Martin, “Imaging of Crystal Morphology and Molecular Simulations of Surface Energies in Pentacene Thin Films”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110, 6066-6071, (2006).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp054951g

93. Junyan Yang and David C. Martin, “Impedance Spectroscopy and Nanoindentation of Conducting PEDOT Coatings on Neural Prosthetic Devices”, Journal of Materials Research, 21(6), 1124-1132, (2006).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2006.0145

92.  Mohammad Abidian, Dong-Hwan Kim and David C. Martin, “Conducting-Polymer Nanotubes for Controlled Drug Release”, Advanced Materials, 18, 405-409, (2006).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.200501726  This was the second-most downloaded paper from Advanced Materials for all of 2006.

91.  Jeyakumar Subarroyan, David C. Martin, and Daryl R. Kipke, “A finite-element model of the mechanical effects of implantable microelectrodes in the cerebral cortex”, Journal of Neural Engineering, 2, 103-113, (2005).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1741-2560/2/4/006

90.  Kyung-Ho Roh, David C. Martin, and Jeorg Lahann, “Biphasic Janus particles with nanoscale anisotropy”, Nature Materials, 4, 759-763, (2005). http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmat1486

89.  Roy Biran, David C. Martin, and Patrick A. Tresco, “Neuronal cell loss accompanies the brain tissue response to chronically implanted silicon microelectrode arrays”, Experimental Neurology, 195(1), 115-126, (2005).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2005.04.020

88.  David C. Martin, Jihua Chen, Junyan Yang, Lawrence F. Drummy, and Christian Kübel, “High Resolution Electron Microscopy of Ordered Polymers and Organic Molecular Crystals: Recent Developments and Future Possibilities”, Invited Highlight Article, Journal of Polymer Science: Part B: Polymer Physics, 43, 1749-1778, (2005).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/polb.20419

87.  Wei Xu, Ellen Arruda, and David C. Martin, “Finite Strain Response, Microstructural Evolution and β-α Phase Transformation of Crystalline Isotactic Polypropylene”,Polymer, 46, 455-470, (2005).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2004.10.084

86.  Junyan Yang,  Donghwan Kim, Jeffrey Hendricks, Michelle Leach, Rebecca Northey, and David C. Martin, “Ordered Surfactant-Templated Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) Conducting Polymer on Microfabricated Neural Probes”, Acta Biomaterialia, 1(1), 124-136, (2005). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2004.09.006  PMID: 16701786

85.  Lawrence F. Drummy and David C. Martin, “Thickness-Driven Orthorhombic to Triclinic Phase Transformation in Pentacene Thin Films”, Advanced Materials, 17(7), 903-907, (2005).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.200400189

84.  Duangporn Saramas, David C. Martin, and Rathanawan Magaraphan, “Optical Films Based on Poly(p-phenylene vinylene) (PPV) and its Nanocomposites”, Rev. Adv. Mater. Sci., 5, 199-204, (2003).  http://www.ipme.ru/e-journals/RAMS/no_3503/saramas/saramas.pdf

83.  K. Ratanarat, M. Nithitanakul, D. C. Martin, and R. Magaraphan, “Polymer-Silicate Nanocomposites:  Linear PEO and Highly Branched Dendrimer for Organic Wastewater Treatment”, Rev. Adv. Mater. Sci., 5, 187-192, (2003).  http://www.ipme.ru/e-journals/RAMS/no_3503/ratanarat/ratanarat.pdf

82.  Piyanart Ekworapoj, Rathanawan Magaraphan, and David C. Martin, “Heat Effect on Viscosity and Curing of Light-Cured Dental Resin and Mechanical Strength of Conventional Dental Composites”, Journal of Metals, Materials and Minerals, 12(1), 39-50, (2002). http://www.material.chula.ac.th/Journal/V12-1/39-50%20EKWORAPOJ.pdf

81.  Yinghong Xiao, Xinyan Cui, and David C. Martin, “Electrochemical polymerization and properties of PEDOT/S-EDOT on neural microelectrode arrays”, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 573, 43-48, (2004).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0022-0728(04)00336-5

80.  Donghwan Kim, Mohammad Abidian, and David C. Martin, “Conducting Polymers Grown in Hydrogel Scaffolds Coated on Neural Prosthetic Devices”, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, 71A(4), 577-585, (2004).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.30124

79.  Junyan Yang and David C. Martin, “Microporous Conducting Polymers on Neural Prosthetic Devices.  II. Physical Characterization”, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 113(2), 204-211, (2004).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sna.2004.02.029

78.  Junyan Yang and David C. Martin, “Microporous Conducting Polymers on Neural Prosthetic Devices.  I. Electrochemical Deposition”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 101(1-2), 133-142, (2004).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2004.02.056

77.  Lawrence F. Drummy, Paul K. Miska, and David C. Martin, “Plasticity in Pentacene Thin Films”, Journal of Materials Science, 39(14), 4465-4474, (2004). http://10.1023/B:JMSC.0000034139.73798.25

76. Lawrence F. Drummy, Christian Kübel, and David C. Martin, “Molecular Vacancies in Herringbone-Packed Crystals”, Philosophical Magazine, 84(19), 1955-1968, (2004).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14786430410001663204

75.  Lawrence F. Drummy, Junyan Yang, and David C. Martin, “Low Voltage Electron Microscopy of Polymer and Organic Molecular Thin Films”, Ultramicroscopy,99(4), 247-256, (2004).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ultramic.2004.01.011

74.  Yinghong Xiao, Xinyan Cui, Jessica M. Hancock, Mohamed Bougettaya, John R. Reynolds, and David C. Martin, “Electrochemical Polymerization of Poly(hydroxymethylated-3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT-MeOH) on Multichannel Neural Probes”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 99(2-3), 437-443, (2004). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2003.12.067

73.  Rathanawan Mararaphan, Pornpirom Moteplay, Chaiwat Towichayathamrong, Baramee Mojdara, Alexander M. Jamieson and David C. Martin, “Reactive blending of polyethylene”, Journal of Metals, Materials, and Minerals, 10, 52-67, (2001).


72.  David C. Martin, “Elastica Bend Testing of the Effective Interfacial Shear Strength and Critical Deformation Strains of Brittle Coatings on Ductile Substrates”,Progress in Organic Coatings, 48(2-4), 332-336, (2003).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.porgcoat.2002.11.001

71.  Lebzylisbeth Gonzalez and David C. Martin, “Lattice Bending in Electrooptically-Active Polynonylbithiazole and Polynonylbisoxazole”, Macromolecules, 37, 2872-2879, (2004).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma025657e

70.  Andreas Taubert, Christian Kübel, and David C. Martin, “Polymer-Induced Microstructure Variation in Zinc Oxide Crystals Precipitated from Aqueous Solution”,Journal of Physical Chemistry, 107(12), 2660-2666, (2003).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp020569h

69.  Houxiang Tang and David C. Martin, “Near-Surface Deformation under Scratches in Automotive Polypropylene Blends.  I: Microscopic Characterization of Deformation”, Journal of Materials Science, 38, 803-815, (2003).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1021865132449

68.  Xinyan Cui and David C. Martin, “Fuzzy gold electrodes for lowering impedance and improving adhesion with electrodeposited conducting polymer films”,Sensors and Actuators A, 103(3), 384-394, (2003).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0924-4247(02)00427-2

67.  Xinyan Cui, James Wiler, Marta Dzaman, Richard A. Altschuler, and David C. Martin, “In-vivo studies of polypyrrole/peptide coated neural probes”, Biomaterials, 24(5), 777-787, (2003).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0142-9612(02)00415-5

66.  Xinyan Cui and David C. Martin, “Electrochemical Deposition and Characterization of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) on Neural Microelectrode Arrays”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 89, 92-102, (2003).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0925-4005(02)00448-3

65.  Christian Kübel, Matthew J. Mio, Jeffrey S. Moore, and David C. Martin, “Molecular Packing and Morphology of Oligo(m-phenylene ethynylene) Foldamers”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 124, 8605-8610, (2002). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja0204022

64.  Houxiang Tang and David C. Martin, “Microstructural Studies of Interfacial Deformation in Painted Thermoplastic Polyolefins”, Journal of Materials Science, 37, 4783-4791, (2002).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1020858029040

63.  David C. Martin, “Controlled local organization of lyotropic liquid crystalline polymer thin films with electric fields”, Polymer, 43, 4421-4436, (2002). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0032-3861(02)00256-2

62.  Shaofeng Ran, Christian Burger, Dufei Fang, Xinhua Zong, Sharon Cruz, Benjamin Chu, Benjamin S. Hsiao, Robert A. Bubeck, Kazuyuki Yabuki, Yoshihiko Teramoto, David C. Martin, Michael A. Johnson, and Philip M. Cunniff, “In-Situ Synchrotron WAXD/SAXS Studies of Structural Development during PBO/PPA Solution Spinning”,Macromolecules, 35, 433-439, (2002).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma010249g

61.  Lawrence F. Drummy, Christian Kuebel, Daniel Lee, Aleksander White, and David C. Martin, “Direct Imaging of Defect Structures in Pentacene Nanocrystals”,Advanced Materials, 14(1), 54-57, (2002).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/1521-4095(20020104)14:13.0.co;2-i


60.  Christian Kübel, Daniel Lawrence, and David C. Martin, “Super-Helically Twisted Strands of Poly(meta-phenylene isophthalamide) (MPDI)”, Macromolecules, 34(26), 9053-9058, (2001).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma011016s

59.  Lawrence F. Drummy, Ingrid Voigt-Martin, and David C. Martin, “Analysis of the Displacement Fields Near Dislocation Cores in Ordered Polymers”,Macromolecules, 34(21), 7416-7426, (2001).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma010003b

58.  Xinyan Cui, Valerie Lee, Yehoash Raphael, James Wiler, Jamie Hetke, David J. Anderson, and David C. Martin, “Surface Modification of Neural Recording Electrodes with Conducting Polymer / Biomolecule Blends”, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, 56(2), 261-272, (2001).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/1097-4636(200108)56:23.0.CO;2-I


57.  Xinyan Cui, Jamille Hetke, James Wiler, David Anderson and David C. Martin, ‘Electrochemical Deposition and Characterization of Conducting Polymer Polypyrrole / PSS on Multichannel Neural Probes”, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 93(1), 8-18, (2001).


56.  Christian Kübel and David C. Martin, “Influence of Structural Variations on High-Resolution Electron Microscopy Images of Poly[1,6-di(N-carbazolyl)2,4-hexadiyne] Nanocrystals”, Philosophical Magazine A, 81(7), 1651-1673, (2001).


55.  Houxiang Tang, Brendan Foran, and David C. Martin, “Quantitative Measurement of Adhesion Between Polypropylene Blends and Paints by Tensile Mechanical Testing”, Polymer Engineering and Science, 41(3), 440-448, (2001).


54.  Christopher J. Buchko, Kenneth M. Kozloff, and David C. Martin, “Surface Characterization of Porous, Biocompatible Protein Polymer Thin Films”, Biomaterials, 22, 1289-1300, (2001).


53.  J. K. Politis, M. D. Curtis, L. Gonzalez-Ronda, and D. C. Martin, “Poly(nonylbisoxazole): A Member of a New Class of Conjugated Polymers”, Chemistry of Materials, 12(9), 2798-2804, (2000).


52.  M. J. Mio, R. B. Prince, J. S. Moore, C. Kübel, and D. C. Martin, “Hexagonal Packing of Oligo(m-phenylene ethynylene)s in the Solid State:  Helical Nanotubules”,Journal of the American Chemical Society, 122(25), 6134-6135, (2000).


51.  Christian Kübel, Lawrence Drummy, Lebzylisbeth Gonzalez, and David C. Martin, Defect-Mediated Twisting and Curvature in Polymer Crystals”, Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry, 13: 816-829, (2000). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/1099-1395(200012)13:123.0.co;2-i


50.  Christopher J. Buchko, Margaret J. Slattery, Kenneth M. Kozloff, and David C. Martin, “Mechanical Properties of Biocompatible Protein Polymer Thin Films”, Journal of Materials Research, 15(1), 231-242, (2000).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0032-3861(98)00866-0

49.  Allen F. Mensinger, David J. Anderson, Christopher J. Buchko, Michael A. Johnson, David C. Martin, Patrick A. Tresco, Robert B. Silver, and Stephen M. Highstein, “Chronic Recording of Regenerating VIIIth Nerve Axons With a Sieve Electrode”, The Journal of Neurophysiology, 83(1), 611-615, (2000). http://jn.physiology.org/content/83/1/611

48a.  Jeffrey K. Politis, Fernando, B. Somoza Jr., Jeff W. Kampf, M. David Curtis, L. Gonzalez Ronda, and David C. Martin, “A Comparison of Structures of Optoelectronic Properties of Oxygen- and Sulfur-Containing Heterocycles:  Conjugated Nonylbisoxazole and Nonylbithiazole Oligomers”, Chem. Mater., 11, 2274-2284, (1999).http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/cm990278u

48.  Lebzylisbeth Gonzalez-Ronda, David C. Martin, John I. Nanos, Jeffrey K. Politis, and M. David Curtis, “Structural Characterization of Electro-Optically Active Poly(nonyl-bithiazole) (PNBT), Macromolecules, 32(14), 4558-4565, (1999). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma990057+

47.  Christopher J. Buchko, Loui C. Chen, Yu Shen, and David C. Martin, “Processing and Microstructural Characterization of Porous Biocompatible Protein Polymer Thin Films”, Polymer, 40, 7397-7407, (1999).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0032-3861(98)00866-0

46.  Michael A. Johnson and David C. Martin, “Finite Element Modeling of Banded Structures in Bombyx Mori Silk Fibres”, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 24, 139-144, (1999).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0141-8130(99)00023-9

45.  Elizabeth Pingel, Larry J. Markoski, Gary E. Spilman, Brendan J. Foran, Tao Jiang, and David C. Martin, “Thermally Crosslinkable Thermoplastic PET-co-XTA Copolyesters”, Polymer, 40, 53-64, (1999).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0032-3861(98)00216-x

44.  Shenkarram A. Athreya and David C. Martin, “Impedance Spectroscopy of Protein Polymer Modified Silicon Micromachined Probes”, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 72, 203-216, (1999).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0924-4247(98)00223-4

43.  Yu Shen, Michael Johnson, and David C. Martin, “Microstructural Characterization of Bombyx Mori Silk Fibers”, Macromolecules, 31, 8857-8864, (1998).http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma980281j

42.  J. K. Politis, M. D. Curtis, L. Gonzalez, D. C. Martin, Y. He, and J. Kanicki, “Synthesis and Characterization of Conjugated, n-Dopable, Bithiazole-Containing Polymers”,Chemistry of Materials, 10(6), 1713-1719, (1998).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/cm980074y

41.  M. David Curtis, Haitao Cheng, Jo Anna Johnson, John I. Nanos, Ramesh Kasim, Ronald L. Elsenbaumer, Lebzylisbeth Gonzalez-Ronda, and David C. Martin, “N-methylated poly(nonylbithiazole): A new n-dopable, conjugated poly(ionomer)”, Chemistry of Materials, 10(1), 13-16, (1998).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/cm9705496

40.  Patrick T. Mather, Kevin P. Chaffee, Angel Romo-Uribe, Gary E. Spilman, Tao Jiang, and David C. Martin, “Thermally Crosslinkable Theromotropic Copolyesters:  Synthesis, Characterization, and Processing”, Polymer, 38(24), 6009-6022, (1997).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0032-3861(97)00162-6

39.  Marie-Christine G. Jones, Edgar Lara-Curzio, A. Kopper, and David C. Martin, “Lateral Deformation of Crosslinkable PPXTA Fibers”, Journal of Materials Science, 32(11), 2855-2871, (1997). http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1018672400459

38.  Lebzy Gonzalez-Ronda and David C. Martin, “Lattice Imaging of Electro-optically Active Poly(nonyl-bithiazole) (PNBT)”, Macromolecules, 30(5), 1524-1526, (1997). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma961456x

37.  Marie-Christine G. Jones and David C. Martin, “The Compressive Deformation of Crosslinkable PPXTA Fibers”, Journal of Materials Science, 32(9), 2291, (1997). http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1018528401426

36.  Jun Liao and David C. Martin, “Crystal Growth and Textured Microstructures of DCHD Diacetylene”, Journal of Materials Research, 11(11), 2921-2932, (1996). http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.1996.0370

35.  David C. Martin, Christopher J. Buchko, and Tao Jiang, “Processing and Characterization of Protein Polymers”, Protein-based Materials, K. McGrath and D. Kaplan, eds., Birkhauser-Boston, ISBN 0-8176-3848-2, Boston, MA, Chapter 11, 339-370, (1997).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-4094-5_11

34.  Jun Liao and David C. Martin, “Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) Studies of the [1,6-di(n-carbazolyl)-2,4-hexadiyne] (DCHD) Diacetylene Monomer-Polymer Phase Transformation”, Philosophical Magazine A, 74(1), 195-213, (1996).


33.  Patricia M. Wilson and David C. Martin, “High Resolution Electron Microscopy of Crystalline Polymer Wedges”, Ultramicroscopy, 62, 215-228, (1996).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0304-3991(95)00141-7

32.  Patricia M. Wilson and David C. Martin, “Quantitative Measurements of Polymer Chain-end Edge Dislocation Strain Fields by High Resolution Electron Microscopy”,Macromolecules, 29, 842-851, (1996).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma9506748

31.  Jun Liao and David C. Martin, “Construction and Characterization of Grain Boundaries in Polymer Bicrystals”, Macromolecules, 29, 568-580, (1996). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma950792v

30.  Robert S. Kody and David C. Martin, “Quantitative Characterization of Surface Deformation in Polymers Using Digital Image Analysis”, Polymer Engineering and Science, 36(2), 298-304, (1996).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pen.10416

29.  David C. Martin, Patricia M. Wilson, Jun Liao, and Marie-Christine G. Jones, “Chain-end Defects in Extended-chain Polymer Solids”, MRS Bulletin, XX(9), 47-50, (1995).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.199618299

28.  John I. Nanos, Jeff W. Kampf, M. David Curtis, Lebzylizbeth Gonzalez, and David C. Martin, “Poly(alkylbithiazoles):  A New Class of Variable-Bandgap, Conjugated Polymer”, Chemistry of Materials, 7, 2232-2234, (1995).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/cm00060a006

27.  Marie-Christine Jones and David C. Martin, “Molecular Stress and Strain in an Oriented Extended-Chain Polymer of Finite Molecular Length”, Macromolecules, 28, 6161-6174, (1995).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00122a025

26.  Tao Jiang, Jennifer Rigney, Marie-Christine G. Jones, Larry J. Markoski, Gary E. Spilman, Deborah F. Mielewski, and David C. Martin, “Processing and Characterization of Thermally Crosslinkable PPTA-co-XTA Copolymer Fibers”, Macromolecules, 28, 3301-3312, (1995). http://dx.doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00113a035

25.  David C. Martin and Edwin L. Thomas, “Experimental High Resolution Electron Microscopy of Polymers”, Polymer, 36(9), 1743-1759, (1995). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0032-3861(95)90922-O

24.  Christopher J. Buchko, Patricia M. Wilson, Zheng Xu, Jin Zhang, Stephen Lee, Jeffrey S. Moore, and David C. Martin, “Electron Microscopy and Diffraction of Crystalline Dendrimers and Macrocycles”, Polymer, 36(9), 1817-1825, (1995).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0032-3861(95)90927-t

23.  Jaime Ojeda, Juliana Mobley, and David C. Martin, “Physical and Chemical Evolution of PMDA-ODA During Thermal Imidization”, Journal of Polymer Science, B: Polymer Physics Edition, 33(4), 559-569, (1995).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/polb.1995.090330404

22.  Marie-Christine Jones, Tao Jiang, and David C. Martin, “Microstructural Characterization of Cross-linkable p-Phenylene Terephthalamide-Terephthalic Acid Derivative (PPTA-co-XTA) Copolymer Fibers”, Macromolecules, 27, 6507-6514, (1994).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00100a040

21.  Jennifer Rigney, Monica D. Little, and David C. Martin, “Swelling Studies of Crosslinked Poly(p-phenylene Terephthalamide) Copolymers in Sulfuric Acid”, Journal of Polymer Science: Polymer Physics Edition, 32, 1017-1021, (1994). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/polb.1994.090320607

20.  J. Philip Anderson, David C. Martin, and Joseph Cappello, “Morphology and Primary Crystal Structure of SLPF:  a Novel Protein Synthesized by Genetically Engineered E. Coli Bacteria”, Biopolymers, 34(8), 1049-1058, (1994). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bip.360340808

19.  Kenneth A. Walker, Larry J. Markoski, Gary A. Deeter, Gary E. Spilman, David C. Martin, and Jeffrey S. Moore, “Crosslinking Chemistry for High-Performance Polymer Networks”, Polymer, 35(23), 5012-5017, (1994).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0032-3861(94)90657-2

18.  Jaime Ojeda and David C. Martin, “High Resolution Microscopy of PMDA-ODA Poly(imide) Single Crystals”, Macromolecules, 26, 6557-6565, (1993). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00076a038

17.  Jun Liao and David C. Martin, “Direct Imaging of the Diacetylene Solid-State Monomer-Polymer Phase Transformation”, Science, 260, 1489-1491, (1993).  PMID: 17739805


16.  David C. Martin, “Defects in Polymer Solids”, Trends in Polymer Science, 1(6), 178-183, (1993).

15.  Larry J. Markoski, Kenneth A. Walker, Gary A. Deeter, Gary E. Spilman, David C. Martin, and Jeffrey S. Moore, “Cross-Linkable Copolymers of Poly(para-phenylene terephthalamide)”, Chemistry of Materials, 5, 248-250, (1993).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/cm00027a003

14.  Patricia M. Wilson and David C. Martin, “Dislocation Mediated Lattice Bending in DCHD Poly(diacetylene) Droplets”, Journal of Materials Research, 7(11), 3150-3158, (1992).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/JMR.1992.3150

13.  David C. Martin, “Intermolecular Twist Defects in Extended-Chain Polymer Fibers”, Macromolecules, 25, 5171-5177, (1992). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00046a009

12.  David C. Martin, Larry L. Berger, and Kenncorwin H. Gardner, “Structural Evolution of a Model Poly(imide):  Organization near Surfaces”,  Macromolecules, 24, 3921-3928, (1991).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00013a028

11.  David C. Martin and Edwin L. Thomas, “Micromechanisms of Kinking in Rigid-Rod Polymer Fibers”, Journal of Materials Science, 26, 5171-5183, (1991).http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01143210

10.  David C. Martin and Edwin L. Thomas, “Grain Boundaries in Extended-Chain Polymers: Theory and Experiment”, Philosophical Magazine A, 64(4), 903-922, (1991). http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01418619108213955

9.  David C. Martin and Edwin L. Thomas, “Ultrastructure of Poly(p-phenylenebenzobisoxazole) Fibers”, Macromolecules, 24, 2450-2460, (1991). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00009a049

8.  C. Robin Hwang, Richard J. Farris, Michael F. Malone, David C. Martin, and Edwin L. Thomas, “Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of In-Situ Network Composite Fibres of PBZT with Nylon”, Journal of Materials Science, 26, 2365-2371, (1991).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01130183

7.  R. Piner, R. Reifenberger, D. C. Martin, E. L. Thomas, and R. P. Apkarian, “A Scanning Tunneling Microscope Study of Single Crystal Polyethylene”, Journal of Polymer Science:  Part C:  Polymer Letters, 28(13), 399, (1990).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pol.1990.140281302

6.  Michael A. Masse, David C. Martin, Edwin L. Thomas, Frank E. Karasz, and Jurgen Petermann, “Crystal Morphology in Pristine and Doped Films of Poly(para-phenylene Vinylene)”, Journal of Materials Science, 25, 311-320, (1990). http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00544224

5.  David M. Anderson, David C. Martin, and Edwin L. Thomas, “Maximum Entropy Data Restoration Using Both Real- and Fourier-Space Analysis”, Acta Crystallographica, A45, 686-698, (1989).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S0108767389005970

4.  W. Wade Adams, Satish Kumar, David C. Martin, and Kaoru Shimamura, “Lattice Imaging of Poly(p-phenylene Benzobisoxazole) Fibre”, Polymer Communications, 30, 285, (1989).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0010-4361(90)90151

3.  David C. Martin, Glen A. Novak, and Michael G. Wyzgoski, “Fatigue Fracture of Reaction Injection Molded (RIM) Nylon 6 Composites”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 37, 3029-3056, (1989).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/app.1989.070371019

2.  David C. Martin and Edwin L. Thomas, “Observation of Defects in Crystalline Polymers by High Resolution Electron Microscopy”, Materials Research Society Bulletin, XII(8), November 16/December 31, 27-37, 1987. http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/S0883769400066719

1.  Edwin L. Thomas, David B. Alward, David J. Kinning, David C. Martin, Dale L. Handlin, Jr., and Lewis J. Fetters, “Ordered Bicontinuous Double Diamond Structure of Star Block Copolymers–A New Equilibrium Microdomain Morphology”, Macromolecules, 19,  2197, (1986).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma00162a016