"Polyethylene Carboxylic Acid"

J. C. Love, L. A. Estroff, J.K. Kriebel, R.G. Nuzzo, and G. M. Whitesides. 2005. “Self-Assembled Monolayers of Thiolates on Metals as a Form of Nanotechnology.” Chemical Reviews, 105, Pp. 1103-1169. PDF
V. Linder, B.D. Gates, D. Ryan, B. A. Parviz, and G. M. Whitesides. 2005. “Water-Soluble Sacrificial Layers for Surface Micromachining.” Small, 1, Pp. 730-736. PDF
A. D. Stroock, R. S. Kane, M. Weck, S. J. Metallo, and G. M. Whitesides. 2003. “Synthesis of Free-Standing Quasi-Two-Dimensional Polymers.” Langmuir, 19, Pp. 2466-2472. PDF
G. M. Whitesides. 1990. “Organic Surface Chemistry: Polymers and Self-Assembled Monolayers.” Chimia, 44, Pp. 310-311. PDF
L. Zhang, M. A. Shulman, G. M. Whitesides, and J. J. Grabowski. 1990. “Quantifying Acid-Base Properties of Organic Functional Groups at a Polyethylene-Water Interface by Photoacoustic Calorimetry.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 112, Pp. 7069-7071. PDF
M. D. Wilson, G. S. Ferguson, and G. M. Whitesides. 1990. “Size of Alkyl Group R: Principal Factor Determining Wettability of Surface-Functionalized Polyethylenes (PE-CONHR and PE-CO2R) by Water.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 112, Pp. 1244-1245. PDF
G. M. Whitesides and P. E. Laibinis. 1990. “Wet Chemical Approaches to the Characterization of Organic Surfaces: Self-Assembled Monolayers, Wetting and the Physical-Organic Chemistry of the Solid-Liquid Interface.” Langmuir, 6, Pp. 87-96. PDF
S.R. Holmes-Farley, R.H. Reamey, R.G. Nuzzo, T.J. McCarthy, and G. M. Whitesides. 1987. “Reconstruction of the Interface of Oxidatively Functionalized Polyethylene (PE-CO2H) and Derivatives on Heating.” Langmuir, 3, Pp. 799-815. PDF
S.R. Holmes-Farley, R.H. Reamey, T.J. McCarthy, J. Deutch, and G. M. Whitesides. 1985. “Acid-Based Behavior of Carboxylic Acid Groups Covalently Attached at the Surface of Polyethylene: The Usefulness of Contact Angle in Following the Ionization of Surface Functionality.” Langmuir, 1, Pp. 725-740. PDF
J.R. Rasmussen, E.R. Stedronsky, and G. M. Whitesides. 1977. “Introduction, Modification, and Characterization of Functional Groups on the Surface of Low-Density Polyethylene Film.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 99, Pp. 4736-4745. PDF
J.R. Rasmussen, D.E. Bergbreiter, and G. M. Whitesides. 1977. “The Location and Mobility of Functional Groups at the Surface of Oxidized, Low-Density Polyethylene Film.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 99, Pp. 4746-4756. PDF