Institute of Biomaterial Science

Publications

Selected Publications

  • K. Kratz, S. A. Madbouly, W. Wagermaier, A. Lendlein, Temperature-Memory Polymer Networks with Crystallizable Controlling Units, Adv Mater, 23 (35), 4058-4062 (2011)
  • U. Narendra Kumar, K. Kratz, W. Wagermaier, M. Behl, A. Lendlein, Non-contact actuation of triple-shape effect in multiphase polymer network nanocomposites in alternating magnetic field, J Mater Chem, 20, 3404-3415 (2010)
  • U. Narendra Kumar, K. Kratz, M. Heuchel, M. Behl, A. Lendlein, Shape-memory Nanocomposites with Magnetically Adjustable Apparent Switching Temperatures, Adv Mater, 23 (36), 4157-4162 (2011)
  • A.-C. Schöne, B. Schulz, K. Richau, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Characterization of Langmuir Films Prepared from Copolyesterurethanes Based on Oligo(ω-pentadecalactone) and Oligo(ε-caprolactone) Segments, Macromol Chem Phys 215, 2437-2445 (2014)
  • D. Hofmann, M. Entrialgo-Castaño, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Knowledge-Based Approach towards Hydrolytic Degradation of Polymer-Based Biomaterials, Adv Mater, 21, 3237-3245 (2009)
  • X. Xu, W. Wang, K. Kratz, L. Fang, Z. Li, A. Kurtz, N. Ma, A. Lendlein, Stem Cells: Controlling Major Cellular Processes of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Using Microwell Structures, Adv. Healthc Mater 3 (12), 1991-2003 (2014)
  • R. Mohr, K. Kratz, T. Weigel, M. Lucka-Gabor, M. Moneke, A. Lendlein, Initiation of shape-memory effect by inductive heating of magnetic nanoparticles in thermoplastic polymers, P Natl Acad Sci USA, 103 (10), 3540–3545 (2006)
  • Q. Zhang, T. Sauter, L. Fang, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Shape-memory capability of copolyetheresterurethane microparticles prepared via electrospraying, Macromol Mater Eng 300 (5), 522-530 (2015)
  • M. Behl, K. Kratz, U. Nöchel, T. Sauter, A. Lendlein, Temperature-Memory Polymer Actuators, P Natl Acad Sci USA, 110 (31), 12555-12559 (2013)
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2017

  • T. Haase, A. Krost, T. Sauter, K. Kratz, J. Peter, S. Kamann, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, D. Zohlnhöfer and C. Rüder, In vivo biocompatibility assessment of poly(ether imide) electrospun scaffolds, J Tissue Eng Regen Med 11 (4), 1034-1044 (2017)
  • Y. Liu, M. Y. Razzaq, T. Rudolph, L. Fang, K. Kratz and A. Lendlein, Two-Level Shape Changes of Polymeric Microcuboids Prepared from Crystallizable Copolymer Networks, Macromolecules 50 (6), 2518-2527 (2017)

2016

  • Y. Jiang, L. Fang, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Influence of Compression Direction on the Shape-Memory Effect of Micro-Cylinder Arrays Prepared from Semi-Crystalline Polymer Networks, MRS Advances 1 (27), 1985-1993 (2016)
  • W. Yan, L. Fang, U. Nöchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Influence of programming strain rates on the shape-memory performance of semicrystalline multiblock copolymers, J Polym Sci B Polym Phys 54 (19), 1935-1943 (2016)
  • F. O. Rottke, B. Schulz, K. Richau, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, An ellipsometric approach towards the description of inhomogeneous polymer-based Langmuir layers, Beilstein J Nanotech 7, 1156–1165 (2016)
  • C. Schulz, J. Hecht, A. Krüger-Genge, K. Kratz, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Generating Aptamers interacting with Polymeric Surfaces for Biofunctionalization, Macromol Biosci 16, 1776-1791 (2016)
  • L. Fang, W. Yan, U. Nöchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Programming structural functions in phase-segregated polymers by implementing a defined thermomechanical history, Polymer 102, 54-62 (2016)
  • A.-C. Schöne, K. Kratz, B. Schulz, A. Lendlein, The relevance of hydrophobic segments in multiblock copolyesterurethane for their enzymatic degradation at the air-water interface, Polymer 102, 92-98 (2016)
  • S. Braune, S. Basu, K. Kratz, J. Bäckemo Johansson, M. Reinthaler, A. Lendlein, F. Jung, Strategy for the hemocompatibility testing of microparticles, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 64 (3) 345-353, (2016)
  • Z. Li, W. Wang, K. Kratz, J. Küchler, X. Xu, J. Zou, Z. Deng, X. Sun, M. Gossen, N. Ma, A, Lendlein, Influence of surface roughness on neural differentiation of human induced pluripotent stem cells, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 64 (3), 355-366 (2016)
  • X. Xu, W. Wang, Z. Li, K. Kratz, N. Ma, A. Lendlein, Surface geometry of poly(ether imide) boosts mouse pluripotent stem cell spontaneous cardiomyogenesis via modulating the embryoid body formation process, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 64 (3), 367-382 (2016)
  • T. Roch, K. Kratz, N. Ma, A. Lendlein, Inflammatory responses of primary human dendritic cells towards polydimethylsiloxane and polytetrafluoroethylene, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 64 (4), 899-910 (2016)
  • R. K. Kumar, S. Basu, H.-D. Lemke, J. Jankowski, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, S. D. Tetali, Influence of nanoporous poly(ether imide) particle extracts on human aortic endothelial cells (HAECs), Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 64 (4), 931-940 (2016)
  • E. Zharinova, M. Heuchel, T. Weigel, D. Gerber, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Water-blown polyurethane foams showing a reversible shape-memory effect, Polymers 8, 412 (2016)
  • M. Heuchel, D. Gerber, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Morphological analysis of differently sized highly porous poly(ether imide) microparticles by mercury porosimetry, Polym Adv Technol 2017 [E-pub ahead of print on Nov. 29, 2016], doi: 10.1002/pat.3973
  • T. Bhuvanesh, S. Saretia, T. Roch, A.-C. Schöne, F. O. Rottke, K. Kratz, W. Wang, N. Ma, B. Schulz, A. Lendlein, Langmuir-Schaefer films of fibronectin as designed biointerfaces for culturing stem cells, Polym Adv Technol 2017, [E-pub ahead of print on Sept. 30, 2016], doi: 10.1002/pat.3910
  • W. Yan, T. Weigel, M. Behl, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, The Influence of Thermal Treatment on the Morphology in Differently Prepared Films of a Multiblock Copolymer Based on Oligodepsipeptide, Polym Adv Technol 2017, [E-pub ahead of print on Oct. 12, 2016], doi: 10.1002/pat.3953
  • A. Blocki, C. Löwenberg, Y. Jiang, K. Kratz, A. T. Neffe, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Response of encapsulated cells to a gelatin matrix with varied bulk and microenvironmental elastic properties, Polym Adv Technol 2017, [E-pub ahead of print on Oct. 06, 2016], doi: 10.1002/pat.3947

2015

  • R. K. Kumar, S. Basu, H.-D. Lemke, J. Jankowski, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein and S. D. Tetali, Effect of extracts of poly(ether imide) microparticles on cytotoxicity, ROS generation and proinflammatory effects on human monocytic (THP-1) cells, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 61 (4), 667-680 (2015)
  • S. D. Tetali, V. Jankowski, K. Luetzow, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein and J. Jankowski, Adsorption capacity of poly(ether imide) microparticles to uremic toxins, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 61 (4), 657-665 (2015)
  • L. Wang, S. Baudis, K. Kratz and A. Lendlein, Characterization of bi-layered magnetic nanoparticles synthesized via two-step surface-initiated ring-opening polymerization, Pure Appl Chem 87 (11-12), 1085-1097 (2015)

Publications 2014

  • Q. Zhang, T. Sauter, L. Wang, L. Fang, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Preparation of Magneto-Sensitive Polymer Nanocomposite Microparticles from Copolyesterurethanes via Electrospraying, Macromol Symp 345, 66-74 (2014)
  • L. Wang, U. Nöchel, L. Fang, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Impact of Molecular Architectures on the Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Multi-Phase Polymer Networks, Macromol Symp 346, 82-90 (2014)
  • M. Karimi, M. Heuchel, T. Weigel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Influence of expansion cooling regime on morphology of poly(ε-caprolactone) foams prepared by pressure quenching using supercritical CO2, Polym Advan Technol 25 (11), 1349-1355 (2014)
  • E. Ghobadi, M. Heuchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Atomistic simulation of the shape-memory effect in dry and water swollen poly[(rac-lactide)-co-glycolide] and copolyesterurethanes thereof, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 215, 65-75 (2014)
  • Y. Jiang, L. Fang, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Effect of the Fixation Temperature Tlow on the Crystallization Behavior and Shape-Memory Performance of Crystallizable Copolyesterurethanes, Macromol Symp 345, 75-82 (2014)
  • R. Kazakevičiūtė-Makovska, M. Heuchel, K. Kratz, H. Steeb, Universal relations in linear thermoelastic theories of thermally-responsive shape memory polymers, Int J Eng Sci 82, 140-158 (2014)
  • C. Srinivasa Reddy, J. Reddy Venugopal, S. Ramakrishna, E. Zussman, Polycaprolactone/oligomer compound scaffolds for cardiac tissue engineering, J Biomed Mater Res A 102 (10), 3713-3725 (2014)
  • Y. Jiang, L. Fang, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Crystallization Behavior of Copolyesterurethanes Containing Different Weight Contents of Crystallizable Poly(-caprolactone) Segments, Macromol Symp 345, 59-65 (2014)
  • M. Kusmierczuk, U. Nöchel, S. Baudis, M. Behl, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Shape-Memory Polymer Networks Prepared from Star-Shaped Poly[(L-lactide)-co-glycolide] Precursors, Macromol Symp 345, 98-104 (2014)
  • L. Fang, W. Yan, M. Zierke, K. Richau, M. Behl, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Crystallization and Phase Segregation of Multifunctional Shape-Memory Polymers in Spin Coated Thin Films Altered by Diurethane Junction Units, Macromol Symp 345, 83-90 (2014)

Publications 2013

  • U. Nöchel, C. S. Reddy, N. Kumar Uttamchand, K. Kratz, M. Behl, A. Lendlein, Shape-Memory Properties of Hydrogels Having a Poly(ε-caprolactone) Crosslinker and Switching Segment in an Aqueous Environment, Eur Polym J, 49, 2457-2466 (2013)
  • M. Behl, K. Kratz, J. Zotzmann, U. Nöchel, A. Lendlein, Reversible Bidirectional Shape-Memory Polymers, Adv Mater, 25 (32), 4466-4469 (2013)
  • A. Lendlein, T. Sauter, Shape-memory effect in polymers, Macromol Chem Phys, 214, 1175-1177 (2013)
  • X. Xu, K. Kratz, W. Wang, Z. Li, T. Roch, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, N. Ma, Cultivation and spontaneous differentiation of rat bone marrow-derived mesencgymal stem cells on polymeric surfaces, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 55, 143-156 (2013)
  • M. Y. Razzaq, M. Behl, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Triple-Shape Effect in Polymer-based Composites by Cleverly Matching Geometry of Active Component and Heating Method, Adv Mater, 25 (38), 5514-5518 (2013)
  • E. Ghobadi, M. Heuchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Influence of the addition of water to amorphous switching domains on the simulated shape-memory properties of poly(L-lactide), Polymer, 54, 4204-4211 (2013)
  • M. Behl, K. Kratz, U. Nöchel, T. Sauter, A. Lendlein,Temperature-Memory Polymer Actuators, P Natl Acad Sci USA, 110 (31), 12555-12559 (2013)
  • K. Trescher, T. Roch, K. Kratz, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Test system for evaluating the influence of polymer properties on primary human keratinocytes and fibroblasts in mono- and coculture, J Biotech, 166, 58-64 (2013)
  • J. König, B. Kohl, K. Kratz, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, W. Ertel, G. Schulze-Tanzil, Effect of polystyrene and polyether imide cell culture inserts with different roughness on chondrocyte metabolic activity and gene expression profiles of aggrecan and collagen, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, published online Oct 07, DOI: 10.3233/CH-131788 (2013)
  • V. Pehlivanova, V. Krasteva, B. Seifert, K. Luetzow, I. Tsoneva, T. Becker, K. Richau, A. Lendlein, R. Tzoneva, The role of alternating current electric field for cell adhesion on 2D and 3D biomimetic scaffolds based on polymer materials and adhesive proteins, J Mater Res, 28 (16), 2180-2186 (2013)
  • T. Sauter, M. Heuchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Quantifying the Shape-Memory Effect of Polymers by Cyclic Thermomechanical Tests, Polymer Reviews, 53 (1), 6-40 (2013)
  • M. Heuchel, T. Sauter, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Thermally-induced shape-memory effects in polymers -Quantification and related modelling approaches, J Polym Sci Pol Phys, 51, 621-637 (2013)
  • A. T. Neffe, M. von Ruesten-Lange, S. Braune, K. Luetzow, T. Roch, K. Richau, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Poly(ethylene glycol) Grafting to Poly(ether imide) Membranes: Influence on Protein Adsorption and Thrombocyte Adhesion, Macromol Biosci, 13 (12), 1720-1728 (2013)
  • T. Roch, K. Kratz, N. Ma, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, The influence of polystyrene and poly(ether imide) inserts with different roughness, on the activation of dendritic cells, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 55, 157-168 (2013)
  • C. Rüder, T. Sauter, K. Kratz, T. Haase, J. Peter, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, D. Zohlnhöfer, Influence of fibre diameter and orientation of electrospun copolyetheresterurethanes on smooth muscle and endothelial cell behavior, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, published online Oct 10, DOI: 10.3233/CH-131787 (2013)
  • P. Landsberger, V. Boenke, A. A. Gorbushina, K. Rodenacker, B. F. Pierce, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Bacterial attachment on poly[acrylonitrile-co-(2-methyl-2-propene-1-sulfonic acid)] surfaces, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1569, 1569-nn15-13, DOI: 10.1557/opl.2013.832 (2013)
  • T. Roch, M. Behl, M. Zierke, B. F. Pierce, K. Kratz, T. Weigel, N. Ma, A. Lendlein, The influence of the co-monomer ratio of poly[acrylonitrile-co-(N-vinylpyrrolidone)]s on primary human monocyte-derived dendritic cells, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1569, 1569-nn05-16, DOI: 10.1557/opl. 2013.830 (2013)
  • M. Y. Razzaq, M. Behl, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Multifunctional Hybrid Nanocomposites with Magnetically Controlled Reversible Shape–Memory Effect, Adv Mater, 25 (40), 5730–5733 (2013)
  • T. Sauter, K. Kratz. A. Lendlein, Pore-Size Distribution Controls Shape-Memory Properties on the Macro- and Microscale of Polymeric Foams, Macromol Chem Phys, 214, 1184-1188 (2013)
  • L. Fang, W. Yan, U. Nöchel, M. Zierke, M. Behl, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Influence of Coupling Agent on the Morphology of Multifunctional, Degradable Shape-Memory Polymers, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1569, 1569-nn05-04, DOI: 10.1557/opl.2013.805 (2013)
  • E. Ghobadi, M. Heuchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Simulating the shape-memory behavior of amorphous switching domains of poly(L-lactide) by molecular dynamics, Macromol Chem Phys, 214, 1273-1283 (2013)
  • S. Shimaz Hashimdeena, A. Römhild, M. Schmück, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, A. Kurtz, P. Reinke, Culture surface influence on T-cell phenotype and function, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, published online Oct 07, DOI: 10.3233/CH-131786 (2013)
  • L. Wang, U. Nöchel, M. Behl, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Comparison of memory effects in multiblock copolymers and covalently crosslinked multiphase polymer networks composed of the same types of oligoester segments and urethane linker, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1569, 1569-nn08-05, DOI: 10.1557/opl.2013.799 (2013)

Publications 2012

  • H. Matsumoto, T. Ishiguro, Y. Konosu, M. Minagawa, A. Tanioka, K. Richau, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Shape-Memory Properties of Electrospun Non-Woven Fabrics Prepared from Degradable Polyesterurethanes Containing Poly(ω-pentadecalactone) Hard Segments, Eur Polym J, 48, 1866-1874 (2012)
  • C. Kaiser, M. Behl, M. Schroeter, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Dicarboxy-telechelic Cooligomers with Sequence Structure Tunable Light Absorption, React Funct Polym, 72, 533-541 (2012)
  • E. Ghobadi, M. Heuchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Simulation of volumetric swelling of degradable poly[(rac-lactide)-co-glycolide]based polyesterurethanes containing different urethane-linkers, J Appl Biomater Funct Mater, 10 (3), 293-301 (2012)
  • E. Ghobadi, M. Heuchel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Influence of different heating regimes on the shape-recovery behavior of poly(L-lactide) in simulated thermomechanical tests, J Appl Biomater Funct Mater, 10 (3), 259-264 (2012)
  • K. Trescher, N. Scharnagl, K.l Kratz, T. Roch, A. Lendlein, F. Jung, Adherence and viability of primary human keratinocytes and primary human dermal fibroblasts on acrylonitrile-based copolymers with different concentrations of positively charged functional groups, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 52, 391-401 (2012)
  • N. Scharnagl, B. Hiebl, K. Trescher, M. Zierke, M. Behl, K. Kratz, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Behaviour of fibroblasts on water born acrylonitrile-based copolymers containing different cationic and anionic moieties, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 52, 295-311 (2012)
  • M. Karimi, M. Heuchel, T. Weigel, M. Schossig, D. Hofmann, A. Lendlein, Formation and size distribution of pores in poly(ε-caprolactone) foams prepared by pressure quenching using supercritical CO2 , J Supercrit Fluids, 61, 175-190 (2012)
  • L. de Bartolo, A. Lendlein, D. Hofmann, A. Bader, A. de Grey, E. Curcio, E. Drioli, Bio-Hybrid Organs and Tissues for Patient Therapy: a Future Vision for 2030, Chem Eng Process, 51, 79-87 (2012)
  • T. Sauter, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Shape-Memory Properties of Electrospun Non-wovens Prepared from Amorphous Polyetherurethanes Under Stress-free and Constant Strain Conditions, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1403, 105-112, 1403-v13-07 (2012)
  • T. Schneider, B. Kohl, T. Sauter, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, W. Ertel, G. Schulze-Tanzil, Influence of fiber orientation in electrospun polymer scaffolds on viability, adhesion and differentiation of articular chondrocytes, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 52, 325-336 (2012)
  • T. Sauter, K. Lützow, M. Schossig, H. Kosmella, T. Weigel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Shape-Memory Properties of Polyetherurethane Foams Prepared by Thermally Induced Phase Separation, Adv Eng Mater, 14 (9), 818-824 (2012)
  • T. Roch, A. Krüger, K. Kratz, N. Ma, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Immunological evaluation of polystyrene and poly(ether imide) cell culture inserts with different roughness, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 52, 375-389 (2012)
  • T. Roch, J. Cui, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, F. Jung, Immuno-compatibility of soft hydrophobic poly(n-butyl acrylate) networks with elastic moduli for regeneration of fubctional tissues, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 50, 131-142 (2012)
  • K. Kratz, U. Voigt, A. Lendlein, Temperature-Memory Effect of Copolyesterurethanes and their Application Potential in Minimally Invasive Medical Technologies, Adv Funct Mater, 22 (14), 3057-3065 (2012)
  • M. Lange, S. Braune, K. Luetzow, K. Richau, N. Scharnagl, M. Weinhart, A. T. Neffe, F. Jung, R. Haag, A. Lendlein, Surface Functionalization of Poly(ether imide) Membranes with Linear, Methylated Oligoglycerols for Reducing Thrombogenicity, Macromol Rapid Comm, 33, 1487-1492 (2012)
  • A. Mayer, K. Kratz, B. Hiebl, A. Lendlein, F. Jung, Interaction of angiogenically stimulated intermediate CD163+ monocytes/macrophages with soft hydrophobic poly(n-butyl acrylate) networks with elastic moduli matched to that of human arteries, Artif Organs, 36 (3), E28-E38 (2012)
  • A. Mayer, T. Roch, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, F. Jung, Pro-angiogenic CD14++ CD16+ CD163+ monocytes accelerate the in vitro endothelialisation of soft hydrophobic poly(n-butyl acrylate) networks, Acta Biomater, 8, 4253-4259 (2012)
  • L. Wang, M. Heuchel, L. Fang, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, The Influence of a Polyester Coating on Magnetic Nanoparticls on the Magnetic Heating Behavior of Shape-Memory Polymer Based Composites Thereof, J Appl Biomater Funct Mater, 10 (3), 203-209 (2012)
  • W. Wang, N. Ma, K. Kratz, X. Xu, Z. Li, T. Roch, K. Bieback, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, The influence of polymer scaffolds on cellular behaviour of bone marrow derived human mesenchymal stem cells, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 52, 357-373 (2012)
  • C. Rüder, T. Sauter, K. Kratz, J. Peter, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, D. Zohlnhöfer, Smooth muscle and endothelial cell behaviour on degradable copolyetheresterurethane films, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 52, 313-323 (2012)
  • A. Krüger, S. Braune, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, F. Jung, The influence of poly(n-butyl acrylate) networks on viability and function of smooth muscle cells and vascular fibroblasts, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 52, 283-294 (2012)
  • C. Rüder, T. Sauter, T. Becker, K. Kratz, B. Hiebl, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, D. Zohlnhöfer, Viabilty, proliferation and adhesion of smooth muscle cells and human umbilical vein endothelial cells on electrospun polyme scaffolds, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 50, 101-112 (2012)
  • M. Heuchel, Atomistic simulation of pVT data of amorphous polymers in the rubbery range, HZG reports, 3, 1-10 (2012)
  • B. Hiebl, J. Cui, K. Kratz, O. Frank, M. Schossig, K. Richau, S. Lee, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Viability, Morphology and Function of Primary Endothelial Cells on Poly(n-Butyl Acrylate) Networks Having Elastic Moduli Comparable to Arteries, J Biomat Sci-Polym E, 23 (7), 901-915 (2012)
  • K. Kratz, U. Narendra Kumar, U. Nöchel, A. Lendlein, Thermal Properties and Crystallinity of Grafted Copolymer Networks containing a Crystallizable Poly(ε-caprolactone) Crosslinker in an aqueous environment, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1403, 73-78, 1403-v02-06 (2012)
  • S. Braune, A. Krüger, M. Walter, M. Schiemann, K. Kratz, J. H. Küpper, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Influence of different surface treatment of poly(n-butylacrylate) networks on L929 mouse fibroblasts adhesion and viability, Int J Artif Organs, 35 (8), 591 (2012)
  • T. Sauter, T. Weigel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Polymer Scaffolds for Regenerative Therapies - Design of Hierarchically Organized Structures and Their Morphological Characterization, Nano Life, 2 (1), 1230005 (17 pp.) (2012)
  • S. Madbouly, A. Lendlein, Degradable Polyurethane/Soy Protein Shape-Memory Polymer Blends Prepared Via Environmentally-Friendly Aqueous Dispersions, Macromol Mater Eng, 297 (12), 1213-1224 (2012); correction: Macromol Mater Eng, 298, 252 (2013), addendum acknowledgement
  • K. Trescher, T. Roch, J. Cui, K. Kratz, M. Jünger, A. Lendlein, F. Jung, Behaviour of primary human keratinocytes and fibroblasts on soft poly (n-butyl acrylate) networks with tailored mechanical properties, Conference: 39th Annual Meeting of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft-Dermatologische-Forschung (ADF), Experimental Dermatology, 21 (3), e8-e8 (2012)
  • C. Wischke, K. Kratz, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Helmholtz Virtual Institute „Multifunctional Materials for Medicine“, BioTOPics, 43, 5-7 (2012)
  • H. Y. Yoshikawa, J. Cui, K. Kratz, T. Matsuzaki, S. Nakabayashi, A. Marx, U. Engel, A. Lendlein, M. Tanaka, Quantitative Evaluation of Adhesion of Osteosarcoma Cells to Hydrophobic Polymer Substrate with Tunable Elasticity, J Phys Chem B, 116 (28), 8024-8030 (2012)
  • U. Narendra Kumar, K. Kratz, M. Behl, A. Lendlein, Shape-memory properties of magnetically active triple-shape nanocomposites based on a grafted polymer network with two crystallizable switching segments, Express Polym Lett, 6 (1), 26-40 (2012)

Publications 2011

  • A. Lendlein, C. Wischke, K. Kratz, M. Heuchel, J. Zotzmann, B. Hiebl, A. T. Neffe, M. Behl, Shape-Memory Polymers, in: P. Ducheyne, K.E. Healy, D.W. Hutmacher, D. W. Grainger, C. J. Kirkpatrick (eds.), Comprehensive Biomaterials, 1, Elsevier Ltd., 479-496 (2011)
  • J. Cui, K. Kratz, M. Heuchel, B. Hiebl, A. Lendlein, Mechanically active scaffolds from radio-opaque shape-memory polymer-based composites, Polym Advan Technol, 22, 180-189 (2011)
  • T. Schneider, B. Kohl, T. Sauter, T. Becker, K. Kratz, M. Schossig, B. Hiebl, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, W. Ertel, G. Schulze-Tanzil, Viability, Adhesion and Differentiated Phenotype of Articular Chondrocytes on Degradable Polymers and Electro-spun Structures thereof, Macromol Symp, 309/310, 28-39 (2011)
  • Y. Kohl, C. Kaiser, W. Bost, F. Stracke, M. Fournelle, C. Wischke, H. Thielecke, A. Lendlein, K. Kratz, R. Lemor, Preparation and Biological Evaluation of Multifunctional PLGA-Nanoparticles designed for Photoacoustic Imaging, Nanomed – Nanotechnol, 7 (2), 228-237 (2011)
  • K. Lützow, T. Weigel, M. Schossig, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Preparation of three-dimensional scaffolds from degradable poly(ether)ester urethane by thermally-induced phase separation, Macromol Symp, 309/310, 76-83 (2011)
  • K. P. Kommareddy, C. Lange, J. Cui, J. Boergermann, I. Manjubala, M. Rumpler, J. W. Dunlop, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, P. Knaus, P. Fratzl, Three-dimensional tissue growth in polymer scaffolds with different stiffness and in-vitro influence of BMP-2 on tissue formation in hydroxyapatite scaffolds, Tissue Eng Part A, 17 (3-4), 538-539 (2011)
  • J. Cui, K. Kratz, B. Hiebl, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Poly(n-butyl acrylate) networks with tailored mechanlical properties designed as model substrates for mechano-responsive cells, Tissue Eng Part A, 17(3-4), 563 (2011)
  • U. Narendra Kumar, K. Kratz, M. Heuchel, M. Behl, A. Lendlein, Shape-memory Nanocomposites with Magneticallyadjustable Apparent Switching Temperatures, Adv Mater, 23 (36), 4157-4162 (2011)
  • K. Kratz, R. Habermann, T. Becker, K. Richau, A. Lendlein, Shape-memory properties and degradation behaviour of multifunctional electro-spun scaffolds, Int J Artif Org, 34 (2), 225-230 (2011)
  • J. Reiche, K. Kratz, D. Hofmann, A. Lendlein, Current status of Langmuir monolayer degradation of polymeric biomaterials, Int J Artif Org, 34 (2), 123-128 (2011)
  • S. Braune, J. Cui, K. Kratz, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Morphology and function of smooth muscle cells on Poly(n butylacrylate)networks with different elstic modul, Int J Artif Organs, 34 (8), 678 (2011)
  • T. Schneider, B. Kohl, T. Sauter, T. Becker, K. Kratz, M. Schossig, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, W. Ertel, G. Schulze-Tanzil, Interaction of chondrocytes with electrospun polymer scaffolds depending on the fiber orientation, Int J Artif Organs, 34 (8), 688 (2011)
  • A. Lendlein, D. Hofmann, N. Scharnagl, Abbaubare Polymere in der Medizin, Nachr Chem, 59 (2), 117-120 (2011)
  • Y. Kohl, C. Kaiser, W. Bost, F. Stracke, H. Thielecke, C. Wischke, A. Lendlein, K. Kratz, R. Lemor, Near-infrared dye-loaded PLGA nanoparticles prepared by spray drying for photoacoustic applications, Int J Artif Org, 34 (2), 249-252 (2011)
  • J. Cui, K. Kratz, B. Hiebl, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Soft poly(n-butyl acrylate) networks with tailored mechanical properties designed as substrates for in vitro models, Polym Advan Technol, 22, 126-132 (2011)
  • V. Krasteva, V. Pehlivanova, B. Seifert, K. Lützow, I. Tsoneva, K. Richau, A. Lendlein, R. Tzoneva, Influence of AC electric fields on the adsorption of plasma proteins onto nano-fiber biomaterials, Proceedings of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Cr Acad Bulg Sci, 64 (4), 535-544 (2011)
  • K. Lützow, T. Weigel, M. Schossig, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Preparation of three-dimensional scaffolds from degradable poly(ether)ester urethane by thermally-induced phase separation, Macromol Symp, 309/310, 76-83 (2011)

Publications 2009-2010

  • J. Pimthon, R. Willumeit, A. Lendlein, D. Hofmann, Computational modeling of anionic and zwitterionic lipid bilayers for investigating surface activities of bioactive molecules, in: Advances in Material Design for Regenerative Medicine, Drug Delivery, and Targeting/Imaging, edited by V. Prasad Shastri, A. Lendlein, L-S. Liu, A. Mikos, S. Mitragotri, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1140, 37- 42, 1140-HH09-07 (2009)
  • K. P. Kommareddy, C. Lange, M. Rumpler, J. W. C. Dunlop, I. Manjubala, J. Cui, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, P. Fratzl, Two stages in three-dimensional in vitro growth of tissue generated by osteoblastlike Cells, Biointerphases, 5 (2), 45-52 (2010)
  • B. Hiebl, K. Lützow, M. Lange, F. Jung, B. Seifert, F. Klein, T. Weigel, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Cytocompatibility testings using cell culture modules fabricated from specific candidate biomaterials using injection molding, J Biotechnol, 148, 76–82 (2010)
  • K• K. P. Kommareddy, C. Lange, M. Rumpler, M. Inderchand, J. Cui, K. Kratz, J. H. Boergermann, A. Lendlein, P. Knaus, P. Fratzl, Influence on three-dimensional tissue growth by scaffold architecture, Conference Information: 36th European Symposium on Calcified Tissues, Vienna, Austria, Bone 44 (2), S261-S262 (2009)
  • W. Wagermaier, D. Hofmann, K. Kratz, M. Behl, A. Lendlein, X-ray scattering studies to investigate triple-shape capability of polymer networks based on poly(ε-caprolactone) and poly(cyclohexyl methacrylate) segments, in :Active Polymers, edited by A. Lendlein, V. Prasad Shastri, K. Gall, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1190, 49-54, 1190-NN03-18 (2009)
  • M. Heuchel, O. Hölck, M. Böhning, M. R. Siegert, D. Hofmann, Knowledge-based Approach to Gas Sorption in Glassy Polymers by Combining Experimental and Molecular Simulation Techniques, in: Computational Materials Design via Multiscale Modeling, edited by Y. Qi, H.E. Fang, N. Reynolds, Z-K. Liu, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1130E, 1130-W06-10 (2009)
  • S. A. Madbouly, K. Kratz, F. Klein, K. Lützow, A. Lendlein, Thermomechanical behaviour of biodegradable shape-memory polymer foams, in: Active Polymers, edited by A. Lendlein, V. Prasad Shastri, K. Gall, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1190, 99-104, 1190-NN04-04 (2009)
  • R. Ganesan, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Multicomponent protein patterning of material surfaces, J Mater Chem, 20 (35), 7322-7331(2010)
  • J. Cui, K. Trescher, K. Kratz, F. Jung, B. Hiebl, A. Lendlein, Melt-processable hydrophobic acrylonitrile-based copolymer systems with adjustable elastic properties designed for biomedical applications, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 45 (2-4), 401-411 (2010)
  • B. Hiebl, F. Jung, M. Schossig, N. Scharnagl, C. Mrowietz, S. Niehues, In vitro evaluation of a nitinol based vein cuff for external valvuloplasty, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 45 (2-4), 347-358 (2010)
  • J. Pimthon, R. Willumeit, A. Lendlein, D. Hofmann, All-atom molecular dynamics simulation studies of fully hydrated gel phase DPPG and DPPE bilayers, J Mol Struct, 921 (1-3), 38-50 (2009)
  • S. Braune, M. Lange, K. Richau, K. Lützow, T. Weigel, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, Interaction of thrombocytes with poly(ether imide): The influence of processing, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 46, 239–250 (2010)
  • B. Hiebl, R. Fuhrmann, F. Jung, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, R. P. Franke, Degradation of and angiogenesis around multiblock copolymers containing poly(p-dioxanone)- and poly(ε-caprolactone)-segments subcutaneously implanted in the rat neck, Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, 45 (2-4), 117-122 (2010)
  • D. Hofmann, E. Tocci, Molecular Modeling, A Tool for the Knowledge-Based Design of Polymer-Based Membrane Materials, in: Membrane Options, Hrsg: E. Drioli, L. Giorno, Weinheim (Deutschland) (2009), ISBN: 978-3-527-32038-7
  • M. Schwarze, A. Rost, T. Weigel, R. Schomäcker, Selection of systems for catalyst recovery by mecellar enhanced ultrafiltration, Chem Eng Process: Proc Intensification, 48, 356-363 (2009)
  • I. S. Kolesov, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, H. J. Radusch, Kinetics and Dynamics of Thermally-Induced Shape-Memory Behavior of Crosslinked Short-Chain Branched Polyethylenes, Polymer, 50, 5490-5498 (2009)
  • J. Pimpthon, R. Willumeit, A. Lendlein, D. Hofmann, Membrane association and selectivity of the antimicrobial peptide NK-2: a molecular dynamics simulation study, J Peptide Sci, 15 (10), 654-667 (2009)
  • S. A. Madbouly, A. Lendlein, Shape-Memory Polymer Composites, Adv Polym Sci 226, 41-95 (2010)
  • M. Y. Razzaq, M. Behl, K Kratz, A. Lendlein, Controlled Actuation of Shape-Memory Nanocomposites by Application of an Alternating Magnetic Field, in: Advances in Material Design for Regenerative Medicine, Drug Delivery, and Targeting/Imaging, edited by V. Prasad Shastri, A. Lendlein, L-S. Liu, A. Mikos, S. Mitragotri, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1140, 185-190, 1140-HH05-07 (2009)
  • M. Behl, U. Ridder, W. Wagermaier, S. Kelch, A. Lendlein, Mechanical Properties of Polymer Blends Having Shape-memory Capability, in: Active Polymers, edited by A. Lendlein, V. Prasad Shastri, K. Gall, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1190, 25-30, 1190-NN01-05 (2009)
  • T. Weigel, R. Mohr, A. Lendlein, Investigation of parameters to achive temperatures required to initiate the shape-memory effect of magnetic nanocomposites by inductive heating, Smart Mater Struct, 18, 025011 (9 pp.) (2009)
  • U. Narendra Kumar, K. Kratz, M. Behl, A. Lendlein, Triple-Shape Capability of Thermo-Sensitive Nanocomposites from Multiphase Polymer Networks and Magnetic Nanoparticles, in: Active Polymers, edited by A. Lendlein, V. Prasad Shastri, K. Gall, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1190, 55-61, 1190-NN03-2 (2009)
  • K. Kratz, W. Wagermeier, M. Heuchel, A. Lendlein, Thermomechanical Characterizations of Shape-Memory Polymers (Dual/Triple-Shape) and Modeling Approaches, In: Shape-Memory Polymers and Multifunctional Composites, Hrsg.: J. Leng, S. Du, 91-107 (2010), CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York, ISBN: 978-1-420-09019-2
  • J. H. Choi, C. H. Jung, D. K. Kim, D. H. Suh, Y. C. Nho, P. H. Kang, R. Ganesan, Preparation of polymer/POSS nanocomposites by radiation processing, Radiat Phys Chem, 78, 517- 529 (2009)
  • M. Heuchel, J. Cui, K. Kratz, H.-J. Kosmella, A. Lendlein, Relaxation based modeling of tunable shape recovery kinetics observed under isothermal conditions for amorphous shape-memory polymers, Polymer, 51, 6212-6218 (2010)
  • J. Cui, K. Kratz, B. Hiebl, A. Lendlein, Adjusting shape-memory properties of amorphous polyether urethanes and radio-opaque composites thereof by variation of physical parameters during programming, Smart Matter Struct, 19, 065019 (10 pp.) (2010)
  • D. Hofmann, M. Entrialgo, J. Reiche, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Molecular Modeling and experimental investigation of hydrolytically degradable polymeric biomaterials, Adv Sci Technol, 76, 16-24 (2010)
  • B. Hiebl, K. Kratz, R. Fuhrmann, F. Jung, A. Lendlein, R. P. Franke, In vivo degradation behavior of PDC multiblock copolymers containing poly(p-dioxanone) hard segments and crystallizable poly(ε-caprolactone) switching segments, in: Active Polymers, edited by A. Lendlein, V. Prasad Shastri, K. Gall, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1190, 113-118, 1190-NN06-05 (2009)
  • A. Tokarev, G. Bondarenko, M. Heuchel, Y. Yampolskii, The role of dipole-dipole interaction in the process of formation of the structure of amorphous Teflon AF2400 and complex formation of acetone with perfluorodioxalane cycles, Russ Chem B+, 8, 1614-1619 (2009)
  • J. C. Jansen, M. Macchione, E. Tocci, L. De Lorenzo, Y. P. Yampolskii, O. Sanfirova, V. P. Shantarovich, M. Heuchel, D. Hofmann, E. Drioli, Comparative Study of Different Probing Techniques for the Analysis of the Free Volume Distribution in Amorphous Glassy Perfluoropolymers, Macromolecules, 42 (19,) 7589-7604, (2009)
  • J. C. Jansen, K. Friess, E. Tocci, M. Macchione, L. D. Lorenzo, M. Heuchel, Y. P. Yampolskii, E. Drioli, Amorphous Glassy Perfl uoropolymer Membranes of Hyfl on AD®: Free Volume Distribution by Photochromic Probing and Vapour Transport Properties, In: Membrane Gas Separation, Hrsg.: Y. Yampolskii, B. Freeman, 59-83 (2010), John Wiley & Sons, Weinheim, ISBN: 978-0-470-74621-9
  • R. Ganesan, H. J. Lee, J. B. Kim, Photoactive Diazoketo-Functionalized Self-Assembled Monolayer for Biomolecular Patterning, Langmuir, 25 (16), 8888-8893 (2009)
  • T. Weigel, J. Ziegler, A. Lendlein, J. Wieser, S. Khare, Formgedächtniseffekt in Polymercompounds, Kunststoffe, 10, 32-36 (2009)
  • J. Cui, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Shape-Memory Properties of Radiopaque Micro-Composites from Amorphous Polyether Urethanes Designed for Medical Application, in: Active Polymers, edited by A. Lendlein, V. Prasad Shastri, K. Gall, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1190, 93-98, 1190-NN03-22ISI (2009)
  • M. Behl, I. Bellin, S. Kelch, W. Wagermaier, A. Lendlein, Dual and Triple Shape Capability of AB Polymer Networks based on Poly(ε-caprolactone)dimethacrylates, in: Advances in Material Design for Regenerative Medicine, Drug Delivery, and Targeting/Imaging, edited by V. Prasad Shastri, A. Lendlein, L-S. Liu, A. Mikos, S. Mitragotri, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1140, 3-8, 1140-HH01-02 (2009)
  • T. Weigel, J. Ziegler, A. Lendlein, J. Wieser, S. Khare, Shape-memory effect in Polymer Compounds, Kunststoffe International, 10, 17-20 (2009)
  • J. H. Choi, R. Ganesan, D. K. Kim, C .H. Jung, I. T. Hwang, Y. C. Nho, J. M. Yun, J. B. Kim, Patterned immobilization of biomolecules by using ion irradiation-induced graft polymerization, J Polym Sci Pol Chem, 47 (22), 6124-6134 (2009)
  • K. Kratz, U. Voigt, W. Wagermaier, A. Lendlein, Shape-memory properties of multiblock copolymers consisting of poly(ω-pentadecalactone) hard segments and crystallizable poly(ε-caprolactone) switching segments, in: Advances in Material Design for Regenerative Medicine, Drug Delivery, and Targeting/Imaging, edited by V. Prasad Shastri, A. Lendlein, L-S. Liu, A. Mikos, S. Mitragotri, Mater Res Soc Symp Proc, 1140, 17-22, 1140-HH03-01 (2009)
  • W. Wagermaier, T. Zander, D. Hofmann, K. Kratz, U. Narendra Kumar, A. Lendlein, In-situ x-ray scattering studies of poly(ε-caprolactone) networks with grafted poly(ethylene-glycol) chains to investigate structural changes during dual- and triple shape effect, Macomol Rapid Comm, 31 (17), 1546-1553 (2010)

Publications 2007-2008

  • O. Hölck, M. Heuchel, M. Böhning, D. Hofmann, Simulation of experimentally observed dilation phenomena during integral gas sorption in glassy polymers, J Polym Sci Part B, 46 (1), 59-71 (2008)
  • R. Tzoneva, B. Seifert, W. Albrecht, K. Richau, T. Groth, A. Lendlein, Hemocompatibility of poly (ether imide) membranes functionalized with carboxylic groups, J Mater Sci-Mater M, 19 (10), 3203-3210 (2008)
  • M. Karimi, M. Heuchel, W. Albrecht, D. Hofmann, A lattice-fluid model for the determination of the water/polymer interaction parameter from water uptake measurements, J Membrane Sci, 292 (1-2), 80-91 (2007)
  • M. Karimi, W. Albrecht, M. Heuchel, T. Weigel, A. Lendlein, Determination of solvent/polymer Interaction parameters of moderately concentrated polymer solutions by vapour pressure osmometry, Polymer, 49 (10), 2587-2594 (2008)
  • G. Artug, I. Roosmasari, K. Richau, J. Hapke, A Comprehensive characterization of commercial nanofiltration membranes, Separ Sci Technol, 42 (13), 2947–2986 (2007)
  • A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, J. Hartmann, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Selective enzymatic degradation of poly (ε-caprolactone) containing multiblock copolymers, Eur J Pharm Biopharm, 68 (1), 46 - 56 (2008)
  • A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, A. Lendlein, Hydrolytic degradation of poly(rac-lactide) and poly[(rac-lactide)-co-glycolide] at the air-water interface, Surf Interface Anal, 39 (9), 740-746 (2007)
  • W. Albrecht, F. Santoso, K. Lützow, T. Weigel, R. Schomäcker, A. Lendlein, Preparation of aminated microfiltration membranes by degradable functionalization using plain PEI membranes with various morphologies, J Membrane Sci, 292 (1-2), 145-157 (2007)
  • J. Kovacs, K. Andresen, J. R. Pauls, C. Pardo Garcia, M. Schossig, W. Bauhofer, Analyzing the quality of carbon nanotube dispersions in polymers using scanning electron microscopy, Carbon, 45 (6), 1279-1288 (2007)
  • A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, K. Kratz, H. Kamusewitz, I. M. Sokolov, A. Lendlein, Enzymatic chain scission kinetics of poly(ε-caprolactone) monolayers, Langmuir, 23 (24), 12202-12207 (2007)
  • W. Albrecht, J. Schauer, T. Weigel, K. Richau, T. Groth, A. Lendlein, Modification of poly(ether imide) membranes with brominated polyvinylpyrrolidone, J Membrane Sci, 291, 10–18 (2007)
  • T. Ren, T. Weigel, T. Groth, A. Lendlein, Microwave Plasma Surface Modification of Silicone elastomer with Allylamine for Improvement of Biocompatibility, J Biomed Mater Res Part A, 86 (1), 209-219 (2008)
  • M. Heuchel, D. Fritsch, P. M. Budd, N. B. McKeown, D. Hofmann, Atomistic packing model and free volume distribution of a polymer with intrinsic microporosity (PIM-1), J Membrane Sci, 318, 84-99 (2008)
  • R. Tzoneva, B. Seifert, W. Albrecht, K. Richau, A. Lendlein, T. Groth, Poly(ether imide) membranes - studies on the effect of surface modification and protein preadsorption on endothelial cell adhesion, growth and function, J Biomat Sci - Polymer Edition, 19 (7), 837-852 (2008)
  • M. R. Siegert, M. Heuchel, D. Hofmann, A generalized Direct-Particle-Deletion Scheme for the calculation of chemical potential and solubilities of small and medium sized penetrants in amorphous polymers, J Comput Chem, 28, 877-889, (2007)
  • R. Tzoneva, B. Seifert, W. Albrecht, K. Richau, A. Lendlein, Th. Groth, Poly(ether imide) membranes - studies on the effect of surface modification and protein preadsorption on endothelial cell adhesion, growth and function, J Biomat Sci - Polymer edition, 19 (7), 837-852 (2008)
  • M. Entrialgo-Castaño, A. E. Salvucci, A. Lendlein, D. Hofmann, An Atomistic Modeling and Quantum Mechanical Approach to the Hydrolytic Degradation of Aliphatic Polyesters, Macromol Symp, 269, 47-64 (2008)
  • M. Boehning, M.; O. Hoelck, M. Heuchel, D. Hofmann, Characterization of Gas Sorption in Glassy Polymers Combining Experimental and Molecular Modeling Techniques, In: Spring ACS, National Meeting PMSE, New Orleans (USA) (2008)
  • J. Reiche, A. Kulkarni, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Enzymatic Monolayer Degradation Study of Multiblock Copolymers consisting of Poly(ε-capralactone) and Poly(p-dioxanone) Blocks, Thin Solid Films, 516, 8821-8828 (2008)
  • S. Pelzer, D. Hofmann, Structure-property Relations between Silicon Containing Polyimides and their Carbon Containing Counterparts, Mol Simulat, 34 (10-15), 1275-1282 (2008)

Publications 2003-2006

  • D. Hofmann, M. Heuchel, Molecular modelling of free volume distributions of amorphous mambranes polymers, Proceedings of the MRS-Fall Meeting, Symposium AA, 752, 149-154 (2003)
  • H. Kamusewitz, W. Possart, The static contact angle hysteresis, Young`s angle of equilibrium and the calculation of solid surface energies, Contact angle, wettability and adhesion. Ed. K. L. Mittal, 3, 101-115 (2006)
  • D. Hofmann, M. Heuchel, M. Entrialgo-Cãstano, M. Siegert, S. Pelzer:, Atomistic Modelling and Simulation of Membrane Phenomena, Desalination, 199, 9-11 (2006)
  • H. Kamusewitz, W. Possart, Wetting and scanning force microscopy on rough polymer surfaces: Wenzel`s roughness factor and the thermodynamic contact angle, Applied Physics A, 76 (6), 899-902 (2003)
  • K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Beruehrungslos Verformen, Der Plastverarbeiter, 4, 50 (2006)
  • J. Reiche, A. Kulkarni, J. Hartmann, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Monolayer Degradation Kinetics of Polymer Implant Material, BIOmaterialien, 7 (21), 107 (2006)
  • V. P. Shantarovich, Y. Yampolskii, Y. M. Sivergen, O. B. Salamatina, V. W. Gustow, D. Hofmann, On possibility of study nano-structure of free volume in polymers by positron annihilation method, Khimicheskaya Fizika (RUS), 22 (2), 87-101 (2003)
  • A. Lendlein, K. Kratz, S. Kelch, Smart implant materials, Medical Device Technol, 16 (3), 12-14 (2005)
  • O. Hölck, M. R. Siegert, M. Heuchel, M. Boehning, CO2 Sorption induced Dilation in Polysulfone Comparative Analysis of Experimental and Molecular Modeling Results, Macromolecules, 39 (26), 9590-9604 (2006)
  • M. Heuchel, M. Böhning, O. Hölck, M. Siegert, D. Hofmann, Atomistic Packing Models for Experimentally Investigated Swelling States Induced by CO2 in Glassy Polysulfone and Poly(ether sulfone), J Polym Sci Part B: Polymer Physics, 44, 1874 -1897 (2006)
  • Y. Yampolskii, V. Shantarovich, D. Hofmann, M. Heuchel, Nanostructure of Free Volume in Glassy Polymers as Studied by Probe Methods and Computer Simulation, Advanced Materials for Membrane Separations, Eds. I. Pinnau, B. D. Freeman, ACS, 91-105 (2004)
  • M. Heuchel, M. Böhning, O. Hölck, M. Siegert, D. Hofmann, Atomistic packing models for experimentally investigated swelling states induced by CO2 in glassy polymers, Desalination, 199, 443-444 (2006)
  • M. Entrialgo-Castaño, A. Lendlein, D. Hofmann, Molecular Modeling Investigations of Dry and Two Water-Swollen States of Biodegradable Polymers, Adv Eng Mat, 8 (5), 434-439 (2006)
  • E. Schmidtke, K. Guenther-Schade, D. Hofmann, F. Faupel, The distribution of the unoccupied volume in glassy polymers, J Mol Graph Model, 22 (4), 309-316 (2004)
  • W. Albrecht, J. Schauer, T. Weigel, A. Lendlein, Preparation of novel Composite membranes: Reactive coating on microporous poly(ether imide) support membranes, J Membrane Sci, 269, 49-59 (2006)
  • M. Heuchel, D. Hofmann, P. Pullumbi, Molecular Modeling of Small-Molecule Permeation in Polyimides and Its Correlation to Free-Volume Distributions, Macromolecules, 37 (1), 201-214 (2004)
  • P. Hamerli, T. Weigel, T. Groth, D. Paul, Enhanced tissue compatibility of polyethylenterephtalat membranes by plasma aminofunctionalisation, Surface & Coatings Technology, 174/175, 574-578 (2003)
  • D. Hofmann, M. Entrialgo-Castano, A. Lerbret, M. Heuchel, Y. Yampolskii, Molecular modeling investigation of free volume distributions in stiff chain polymers with conventional and ultrahigh free volume: comparison between molecular modeling and positron lifetime studies, Macromolecules, 36, 8528-8538 (2003)
  • T. Weigel , G. Schinkel, A. Lendlein, Design and Preparation of Polymeric Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering, Expert Rev Medic Dev, 3 (6), 835-851 (2006)
  • A. Lendlein, S. Kelch, J. Schulte, K. Kratz, Shape-Memory Polymers, In: K.H.J. Buschow, R. W. Cahn, M. C. Flemings, E. J. Kramer, S. Mahajan, P. Veyssiere editors. Encyclopedia of Materials: Science and Technology-Updates, Elsevier Science Ltd., New York, 1-9 (2005)
  • O. Hölck, M. Böhning, M. Heuchel, M. Siegert, Gas-induced structural changes in polymeric membrane materials combining experiment, phenomenological models and simulation, Desalination, 200, 1666-1668 (2006)
  • C. Schepers, D. Hofmann, Molecular simulation study on sorption and diffusion processes in polymeric pervaporation membrane materials, Molecular Simulation, 32 (2), 73-83 (2006)
  • A. Lendlein, S. Kelch, K. Kratz, Kunststoffe mit programmiertem Gedächtnis, Kunststoffe, 2, 54-59 (2006)
  • J. Kruse, J. Kanzow, K. Raetzke, F. Faupel, M. Heuchel, J. Frahn, D. Hofmann, Free Volume in Polyimides: Positron Annihilation Experiments and Molecular Modeling, Macromolecules, 38 (23), 9638-9643 (2005)
  • W. Albrecht, K. Lützow, T. Weigel, T. Groth, M. Schossig, A. Lendlein, Development of highly porous microparticles from poly(ether imide) prepared by a spraying/ coagulation process, J Membrane Sci, 273, 106-115 (2006)
  • P. Hamerli, T. Weigel, T. Groth, D. Paul, Surface Properties of and Cell Ahhesion onto Allylamine-plasma-coated Polyethylenterephtalat Membranes, Biomaterials, 24, 3989-3999 (2003)