SWT Previous Publications


23. Snyder, P.; Mecinovic, J.; Moustakas, D. T.; Thomas, S. W., III; Harder, M.; Mack, E. T.; Lockett, M. R.; Heroux, A.; Sherman, W.; Whitesides, G. M. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2011108, 17889–17894.  (LINK)

22. Park, K. M.; Kim, C.; Thomas, S. W., III; Yoon, H. J.; Morrison, G.; Mahadevan, L.; Whitesides, G. M. "New Encoding Schemes with Infofuses" Adv. Mater. 201123, 4851–4856. (LINK)

21. Morrison, G.; Thomas, S. W.; III; LaFratta, C.; Guo, J.; Palacios, M. A.; Sonkusale, S.; Walt, D. R.; Whitesides, G. M.; Mahadevan, L. "Robust Error Correction in Infofuses" Proc. Royal Soc. A  DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2011.0316.  (LINK)

20. Vella, S. J.; ChenX.; Thomas, S. W., III; Zhao, X.; Suo, Z.; Whitesides, G. M. "The Determination of the Location of Contact Electrification-Induced Discharge Events" J. Phys. Chem. C 2010114, 20885–20895. (LINK)

19. Kim, C.; Thomas, S. W., III; Whitesides, G. M. "Long-Duration Transmission of Information with Infofuses." Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 4571–4575.  (LINK)

18. Hashimoto, M.; Feng, J.; York, R. L.; Ellerbee, A. K.; Morrison, G.; Thomas, S. W., III; Mahadevan, L.; Whitesides, G. M. “Infochemistry: Encoding Information as Optical Pulses Using Droplets in a Microfluidic Device.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009131, 12420-12429.  (LINK)

17. Bilgicer, B.; Thomas, S. W., III; Kaufman, G. K.; Krishnamurthy, V. M.; Estroff, L. A.; Semetey, V.; Whitesides, G. M. “Purification of a Bivalently Active Monoclonal IgG Antibody from Ascites Fluid Using a Non-Chromatographic Method.”  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009131, 9361–9367.  (LINK)

16. Thomas, S. W., III; Vella, S. J.; Dickey, M. D.; Kaufman, G. K.; Whitesides, G. M. “Controlling the Kinetics of Contact Electrification with Patterned Surfaces.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009131, 8746–8747.  (LINK)

15. Thomas, S. W., III; Chiechi, R.C.; Lafratta, C. L.; Webb, M. R.; Lee, A.; Wiley, B. J.; Zakin, M. R.; Walt, D. R.; Whitesides, G. M. “Infochemistry and Infofuses: Chemical Storage and Transfer of Coded Information.” Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 2009106, 9147–9150.  (LINK)

14. Kaufman, G. K.; Reches, M. R.; Thomas, S. W., III; Feng, J.; Shaw, B. F.; Whitesides, G. M. “Phase-Separation of 2D Coulombic Crystals of Meso-scale Dipolar Particles from Meso-scale Polarizable ‘Solvent’.” Appl. Phys. Lett. 200994, Art. No. 044102.  (LINK)

13. Kaufman, G. K.; Thomas, S. W., III; Reches, M. R.; Shaw, B. F.; Feng, J. Whitesides, G. M. “Phase-Separation of 2D Meso-scale Coulombic Crystals from Meso-scale Polarizable ‘Solvent’.” Soft Matter 20095, 1188–1191.  (LINK)

12. Thomas, S. W., III; Vella, S. J.; Kaufman, G. K.; Whitesides, G. M. “Patterns of Electrostatic Charge and Discharge in Contact Electrification.” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed200847, 6654–6656.  (LINK)

11. Martinez, A. W.; Phillips, S. T.; Carrilho, E.; Thomas, S. W., III; Sindi, H.; Whitesides, G. M. “Simple Telemedicine for Developing Regions: Camera Phones and Paper-Based Microfluidic Devices for Real-Time, Off-Site Diagnosis.” Anal. Chem. 2008, 80, 3699–3707.  (LINK)


10. Tsai, H.-Y.; Thomas, S. W., III; Menon, R. "Parallel Scanning-Optical Nanoscopy with Optically Confined Probes." Optics Express 201018, 16014–16024(LINK)

9. Thomas, S. W., III; Joly, G. D.; Swager, T. M. “Chemical Sensors Based On Amplifying Fluorescent Conjugated Polymers.” Chem. Rev.2007, 107, 1339–1386.  (LINK)

8. Menon, R.; Tsai, H. Y.; Thomas, S. W., III “Far-field Generation of Localized Light Fields Using Absorbance Modulation.” Phys. Rev. Lett.200798, 0439051–0439054.  (LINK)

7. Thomas, S. W., III; Venkatesan, K.; Muller, P. Swager, T. M. “Dark-Field Oxidative Addition-Based Chemosensing: New Bis-Cyclometalated Pt(II) Complexes and Phosphorescent Detection of Cyanogen Halides.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006128, 1661–1668.  (LINK)

6. Chen, Z.; Amara, J. P.; Thomas, S. W., III; Swager, T. M. “Synthesis of a Novel Poly(iptycene) Ladder Polymer.” Macromolecules 200639, 3202-3209.  (LINK)

5. Thomas, S. W., III; Swager, T. M.  “Trace Hydrazine Detection with Fluorescent Conjugated Polymers – A Turn-On Sensory Mechanism.”Adv. Mater. 200618, 1047-1050.  (LINK)

4. Thomas, S. W., III; Long, T. M.; Pate, B. D.; Klein, S. R.; Thomas, E. L.; Swager, T. M.  “Perpendicular Organization of Macromolecules: Synthesis and Alignment Studies of a Soluble Poly(iptycene).” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 17976-17977.  (LINK)

3. Thomas, S. W., III; Amara, J. P.; Bjork, R. E.; Swager, T. M. “Amplifying Fluorescent Polymer Sensors For the Explosives Taggant 2,3-dimethyl-2,3-dinitrobutane (DMNB).” Chem. Commun. 2005, 4572-4574.  (LINK)

2. Thomas, S. W., III; Yagi, S.; Swager, T. M. “Towards Chemosensing Phosphorescent Conjugated Polymers: Cyclometalated Platinum (II) Poly(phenylenes).” J. Mater. Chem. 2005, 15, 2829-2835.  (LINK)

1. Thomas, S. W., III; Swager, T. M. “Synthesis and Optical Properties of Simple Amine-Containing Conjugated Polymers.” Macromolecules200538, 2716-2721.  (LINK)

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