10. Peterson, G. I.; Boydston, A. J. "Kinetic Analysis of Mechanochemical Chain Scission of Linear Poly(phthalaldehyde)" Macrol. Rapid Commun. 2014, accepted.

 

9. Peterson, G. I.; Boydston, A. J. "Modeling the Mechanochemical Degradation of Star Polymers" Macromol. Theory Simul. 2014, accepted.

 

8. Church, D. C.; Peterson, G. I.; Boydston, A. J. “Comparison of Mechanochemical Chain Scission Rates for Linear versus Three-Arm Star Polymers in Strong Acoustic Fields” ACS Macro Lett. 2014, accepted (DOI: 10.1021/mz5003068).

 

 

7. Diesendruck, C. E.; Peterson, G. I.; Kulik, H. J.; Kaitz, J. A.; Mar, B. D.; May, P. A.; White, S. R.; Martínez, T. J.; Boydston, A. J.; Moore, J. S. “Mechanically-Triggered Heterolytic Unzipping of a Low Ceiling Temperature Polymer” Nat. Chem. 2014, 6, 623-628.

 

 

6. Ogawa, K. A.; Boydston, A. J. "Electrochemical Characterization of Azolium Salts" Chem. Lett. 2014, 43, 907-909.

 

 

5. Ogawa, K. A.; Boydston, A. J. "Anodic Oxidation of Aldehydes to Thioesters" Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 1928-1931.

 

4. Larsen, M. B.; Boydston, A. J. "Successive Mechanochemical Activation and Small Molecule Release in an Elastomeric Material" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 1276-1279.

 

3. Larsen, M. B.; Boydston, A. J. "Flex-Activated Mechanophores: Using Polymer Mechanochemistry to Direct Bond Bending Activation" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 8189-8192.

 

 

2. Peterson, G. I.; Larsen, M. B.; Boydston, A. J. "Controlled Depolymerization: Stimuli-Responsive Self-Immolative Polymers" Macromolecules 2012, 45, 7317-7328. (Perspective Article, GIP and MBL contributed equally)

 

 

1. Finney, E. E.; Ogawa, K. A.; Boydston, A. J. "Organocatalyzed Anodic Oxidation of Aldehydes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 12374-12377.

 

 

Prior to UW:

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

24. Momčilović, N.; Clark, P. G.; Boydston, A. J.*; Grubbs, R. H.* "One-Pot Synthesis of Polyrotaxanes via Acyclic Diene Metathesis Polymerization of Supramolecular Monomers" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 19087-19089. (*Co-corresponding authors)

23. Xia, Y.; Boydston, A. J.; Grubbs, R. H. "Synthesis and Direct Imaging of Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Cyclic Brush Polymers" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 5882-5885.

22. Boydston, A. J.; Holcombe, T. W.; Unruh, D. A.; Fréchet, J. M. J.; Grubbs, R. H. “A Direct Route to Cyclic Organic Nanostructures via Ring-Expansion Metathesis Polymerization of a Dendronized Macromonomer” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 5388-5389.

21. Xia, Y.; Boydston, A. J.; Yao, Y.; Kornfield, J. A.; Gorodetskaya, I. A.; Spiess, H. W.; Grubbs, R. H. “Ring-Expansion Metathesis Polymerization: Catalyst Dependent Polymerization Profiles” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 2670-2677.

20. Boydston, A. J.; Xia, Y.; Kornfield, J. A.; Gorodetskaya, I. A.; Grubbs, R. H. “Cyclic Ruthenium-Alkylidene Catalysts for Ring-Expansion Metathesis Polymerization” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 12775-12782.

19. Tang, T.; Coady, D. J.; Boydston, A. J.; Dykhno, O. L.; Bielawski, C. W. “Pro-Ionomers: An Anion Metathesis Approach to Amphiphilic Block Ionomers from Neutral Precursors” Adv. Mater. 2008, 20, 3096-3099.

18. Boydston, A. J.; Vu, P. D.; Dykhno, O. L.; Chang, V.; Wyatt, A. R., II; Stockett, A. S.; Ritschdorff, E. T.; Shear, J. B.; Bielawski, C. W. “Modular Fluorescent Benzobis(imidazolium) Salts: Syntheses, Photophysical Analyses, and Applications” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 3143-3156.

17. Boydston, A. J.; Pecinovsky, C. S.; Chao, S. T.; Bielawski, C. W. “Phase-Tunable Fluorophores Based Upon Benzobis(imidazolium) Salts” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 14550-14551.

16. Vu, P. D.; Boydston, A. J.; Bielawski, C. W. “Ionic Liquids via Efficient, Solvent-Free Anion Metathesis” Green Chem. 2007, 9, 1158-1159.

15. Williams, K. A.; Boydston, A. J.; Bielawski, C. W. “Towards Electrically Conductive, Self-Healing Materials” J. R. Soc. Interface 2007, 4, 359-362.

14. Boydston, A. J.; Rice, J. D.; Sanderson, M. D.; Dykhno, O. L.; Bielawski, C. W. “Mild and Efficient Syntheses of Main-Chain Organometallic Polymers Containing Bis(bidentate) Benzobis(imidazolylidene)s and a Related Bis(benzimidazolylidene)Ni(II) Complex” Organometallics 2006, 25, 6087-6098.

13. Khramov, D. M.; Boydston, A. J.; Bielawski, C. W. “Synthesis and Study of Janus Bis(carbene)s and Their Transition Metal Complexes” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 6186-6189.

12. Boydston, A. J.; Khramov, D. M.; Bielawski, C. W. “An Alternative Synthesis of Benzobis(imidazolium) Salts Via a “One-pot” Cyclization/Oxidation Reaction Sequence” Tetrahedron Lett. 2006, 47, 5123-5125.

11. Khramov, D. M.; Boydston, A. J.; Bielawski, C. W. “Highly Efficient Synthesis and Solid-State Characterization of 1,2,4,5-Tetrakis(alkyl– and arylamino)benzenes and Cyclization to Their Respective Benzobis(imidazolium) Salts” Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 1831-1834.

10. Sartin, M. M.; Boydston, A. J.; Pagenkopf, B. L.; Bard, A. J. “Electrochemistry, Spectroscopy, and Electrogenerated Chemiluminescence of Silole-Based Chromophores” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 10163-10170.

9. Hinrichs, H.; Boydston, A. J.; Jones, P. G.; Hess, K.; Herges, R.; Haley, M. M.; Hopf, H. “The Phane Properties of [2.2]Paracyclophane/ Dehydrobenzoannulene Hybrids” Chem. Eur. J. 2006, 12, 7103-7115.

8. Boydston, A. J.; Williams, K. A.; Bielawski, C. W. “A Modular Approach to Main-Chain Organometallic Polymers” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 12496-12497.

7. Boydston, A. J.; Pagenkopf, B. L. “Improving Quantum Efficiencies of Siloles and Silole-derived Butadiene Chromophores through Structural Tuning” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2004, 43, 6336-6338.

6. Boydston, A. J.; Yin, Y.; Pagenkopf, B. L. “A Controlled, Iterative Synthesis of Oligo[(p-phenyleneethynylene)-alt-(2,5-siloleneethynylene)]s” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 10350-10354.

5. Boydston, A. J.; Yin, Y.; Pagenkopf, B. L. “Synthesis and Electronic Properties of Donor-Acceptor p-Conjugated Siloles” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 3724-3725.

4. Boydston, A. J.; Haley, M. M.; Williams, R. V.; Armantrout, J. R. “Diatropicity of 3,4,7,8,9,10,13,14-Octadehydro[14]annulenes: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Investigation” J. Org. Chem. 2002, 67, 8812-8819.

3. Boydston, A. J.; Laskoski, M.; Bunz, U. H. F.; Haley, M. M. “Evaluation of Ring-Strain Effects in Cycloalkene-Fused Octadehydro[14]annulenes” Synlett 2002, 981-983.

2. Boydston, A. J.; Haley, M. M. “Diatropicity of Dehydrobenzo[14]annulenes: Comparative Analysis of the Bond-Fixing Ability of Benzene on the Parent 3,4,7,8,9,10,13,14-Octadehydro[14]annulene” Org. Lett. 2001, 3, 3599-3601.

1. Boydston, A. J.; Bondarenko, L.; Dix, I.; Weakley, T. J. R.; Hopf, H.; Haley, M. M. “[2.2]Paracyclophane/Dehydrobenzoannulene Hybrids: Transannular Delocalization in Open-Circuited Conjugated Macrocycles” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2001, 40, 2986-2989.

Book Chapters and Invited Reviews

3. Williams, K. A.; Boydston, A. J.; Bielawski, C. W. “Main-Chain Organometallic Polymers: Synthetic Strategies, Applications, and Perspectives” Chem. Soc. Rev. 2007, 36, 729.

2. Boydston, A. J.; Bielawski, C. W. “Bis(imidazolylidene)s as Modular Building Blocks for Monomeric and Macromolecular Organometallic Materials” Dalton Trans. 2006, 4073-4077 (Journal Cover).

1. “Synthetic Versatility and Structural Modularity in Organometallic Polymers.” Andrew J. Boydston and Christopher W. Bielawski, In: Metal-Containing Polymers, Abd-El-Aziz, A.; Pittman, C., Eds.; Springer: New York, 2008, pp. 1 – 20.

Patents

3. “Photo- and Thermally-Isomerizable UV-Vis Absorbers for On-Demand Photoinitiated Polymerization” Andrew J. Boydston and Robert H. Grubbs, Provisional U.S. Patent Application Filed on July 6, 2009, International Patent Application No. PCT/US2011/043097 filed July 6, 2011.

2. “Cyclic Macromolecules as Additives for Lubricants.” Andrew J. Boydston and Robert H. Grubbs, Provisional U.S. Patent Application Filed on September 12, 2008.

1. “A Method for Anion Metathesis and Compositions Related Thereto.” Christopher W. Bielawski and Andrew J. Boydston, Provisional U.S. Patent Application Filed on February 20, 2007.

                           

 

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