Ravi F Saraf, PhD

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1980 …2020

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1980

Condensation polymerization of ARB type monomers in CSTRs wherein the monomer is R times more reactive than other homologues

Kumar, A., Gupta, S. K. & Saraf, R., 1980, In : Polymer (United Kingdom). 21, 11, p. 1323-1326 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Condensation polymerizations in ideal continuous‐flow‐stirred tank reactors of monomers violating the equal reactivity hypothesis

Gupta, S. K., Kumar, A. & Saraf, R., Jun 1980, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 25, 6, p. 1049-1058 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
1985

Considerations on the structure of smectic polypropylene

Saraf, R. & Porter, R. S., Jan 1 1985, In : Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals Letters. 2, 3-4, p. 85-93 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
1987

Evaluation of free and hydrostatic equibiaxial deformation of poly(ethylene terephthalate) by trirefringence measurement

Guan, J. Y., Saraf, R. F. & Porter, R. S., Apr 1987, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 33, 5, p. 1517-1523 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

The Mechanics of Equibiaxial Hydrostatic Deformation in Solid State: Isotactic Polypropylene

Saraf, R. & Porter, R. S., Jan 1987, In : Journal of Rheology. 31, 1, p. 59-94 36 p.

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24 Scopus citations
1988

A deformation induced order‐disorder transition in isotactic polypropylene

Saraf, R. F. & Porter, R. S., Jul 1988, In : Polymer Engineering & Science. 28, 13, p. 842-851 10 p.

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36 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

Deformation of semicrystalline polymers via crystal–crystal phase transition

Saraf, R. F. & Porter, R. S., May 1988, In : Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics. 26, 5, p. 1049-1057 9 p.

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36 Scopus citations
1989

Small-Angle Scattering from Anisotropic Systems in the Guinier Region

Saraf, R. F., Mar 1 1989, In : Macromolecules. 22, 2, p. 675-681 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1992

Simulated crystalline structures of aromatic polyimides

Poon, T. W., Silverman, B. D., Saraf, R. F., Rossi, A. R. & Ho, P. S., 1992, In : Physical Review B. 46, 18, p. 11456-11462 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Thickness–direction thermal‐expansion measurements

Saraf, R. F., Tong, HM. M., Poon, T. W., Silverman, B. D., Ho, P. S. & Rossi, A. R., Nov 15 1992, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 46, 8, p. 1329-1337 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
1993

Amic acid doping of polyaniline: Characterization and resulting blends

Angelopoulos, M., Patel, N. & Saraf, R., Mar 22 1993, In : Synthetic Metals. 55, 2-3, p. 1552-1557 6 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Early-Stage Phase Separation in Polyimide Precursor Blends: An Atomic Force Microscopy Study

Saraf, R. F., 1993, In : Macromolecules. 26, 14, p. 3623-3630 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Structural Characterization of an Ordered Aromatic Polyimide: Pyromellitic Dianhydride-Oxydianiline

Poon, T. W., Saraf, R. F. & Silverman, B. D., 1993, In : Macromolecules. 26, 13, p. 3369-3374 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Tantalum and chromium adhesion to polyimide. Part 1. BPDA-PDA surface imidization and modification

Buchwalter, L. P. & Saraf, R., Jan 1 1993, In : Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 7, 9, p. 925-940 16 p.

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7 Scopus citations
1994

Growth of thin films of the defect perovskite LaCuO3-δ by Pulsed Laser Deposition

Gupta, A., Hussey, B. W., Guloy, A. M., Shaw, T. M., Saraf, R. F., Bringley, J. F. & Scott, B. A., Jan 1994, In : Journal of Solid State Chemistry. 108, 1, p. 202-206 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Laser assisted Pd seeding for electroless plating on SiO2

Schrott, A. G., Braren, B. & Saraf, R., 1994, In : Applied Physics Letters. 64, 12, p. 1582-1584 3 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Layer-by-layer growth of thin films of the infinite-layer compounds srcuo2 and cacuo2

Gupta, A., Hussey, B. W., Shaw, T. M., Guloy, A. M., Chern, M. Y., Saraf, R. F. & Scott, B. A., Sep 1994, In : Journal of Solid State Chemistry. 112, 1, p. 113-119 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Planar and fibre textures induced in isotactic polypropylene on equibiaxial hydrostatic deformation

Saraf, R. F., Mar 1994, In : Polymer. 35, 7, p. 1359-1368 10 p.

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24 Scopus citations

Tailoring the surface morphology of polyimide for improved adhesion

Saraf, R. F., Roldan, J. M. & Derderian, T., 1994, In : IBM Journal of Research and Development. 38, 4, p. 441-456 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
1995

Corrosion and Protection of a Conductive Silver Paste

Brusic, V., Frankel, G. S., Roldan, J. & Saraf, R., Aug 1995, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 142, 8, p. 2591-2594 4 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Laser-Assisted Seeding for Electroless Plating on Polyimide Surfaces

Schrott, A. G., Braren, B., O'Sullivan, E. J. M., Saraf, R. F., Bailey, P. & Roldan, J., Mar 1995, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 142, 3, p. 944-949 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations
1996

Big blue goes green

Shaw, J. M., Buchwalter, S. L., Hedrick, J. C., Kang, S. K., Kosbar, L. L., Gelorme, J. D., Lewis, D. A., Purushothaman, S., Saraf, R. & Viehbeck, A., Nov 1996, In : Printed Circuit Fabrication. 19, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Big blue goes green: Environmental research for the PCB industry

Shaw, J. M., Buchwalter, S. L., Hedrick, J. C., Kang, S. K., Kosbar, L. L., Gelorme, J. D., Lewis, D. A., Purushothaman, S., Saraf, R. & Viehbeck, A., 1996, In : Printed Circuit Fabrication. 19, 11, p. 38-44 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Future packaging materials: Cost performance, and environmental issues

Shaw, J. M., Buchwalter, S. L., Gelorme, J. D., Hedrick, J. C., Kang, S. K., Kosbar, L. L., Lewis, D. A., Purushotham, S., Saraf, R. & Viehbeck, A., Mar 1996, In : American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry. 37, 1, p. 172-173 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kerr effect and wide angle light-scattering studies of a para-aromatic polyamide in dilute solution

Shere, A. J., Sethumadhavan, M., Stein, R. S., Saraf, R. F., Gaudiana, R. A., Mehta, P. & Adams, T., Mar 11 1996, In : Macromolecules. 29, 6, p. 2088-2094 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Near surface structure of solvent-free processed polyimide thin film

Saraf, R. F., Dimitrakopoulos, C., Toney, M. F. & Kowalczyk, S. P., May 29 1996, In : Langmuir. 12, 11, p. 2802-2806 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
1997
28 Scopus citations

Effect of surface-influenced order on thermal expansivity of polymer thin films

Thompson, C., Saraf, R. F. & Jordan-Sweet, J. L., Dec 24 1997, In : Langmuir. 13, 26, p. 7135-7140 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
1998

Surface-influenced phase separation in organic thin films on drying

Saraf, R. F., Ostrander, S. & Feenstra, R. M., Jan 20 1998, In : Langmuir. 14, 2, p. 483-489 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2001

A direct correlation function for mesomorphic polymers and its application to the 'smectic' phase of isotactic polpropylene

Cohen, Y. & Saraf, R. F., Mar 30 2001, In : Polymer. 42, 13, p. 5865-5870 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
2002

An approach to sequence DNA without tagging

Niu, S. & Saraf, R. F., Oct 2002, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 11, 5, p. 778-782 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Spontaneous planarization of nanoscale phase separated thin film

Saraf, R. F., Niu, S. & Stumb, E., Jun 10 2002, In : Applied Physics Letters. 80, 23, p. 4425-4427 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2003

Orientation of self-assembled block copolymer cylinders perpendicular to electric field in mesoscale film

Elhadj, S., Woody, J. W., Niu, V. S. & Saraf, R. F., Feb 10 2003, In : Applied Physics Letters. 82, 6, p. 871-873 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Solid-like dynamics in ultrathin films of polymeric liquids

Singh, G., Saraf, R. F. & Martin, Y., Dec 29 2003, In : Applied Physics Letters. 83, 26, p. 5410-5412 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Stability of order in solvent-annealed block copolymer thin films

Niu, S. & Saraf, R. F., Apr 8 2003, In : Macromolecules. 36, 7, p. 2428-2440 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations
2004

Highly selective, electrically conductive monolayer of nanoparticles on live bacteria

Berry, V., Rangaswamy, S. & Saraf, R. F., May 2004, In : Nano Letters. 4, 5, p. 939-942 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Scopus citations

Optical properties of an immobilized DNA monolayer from 255 to 700 nm

Elhadj, S., Singh, G. & Saraf, R. F., Jun 22 2004, In : Langmuir. 20, 13, p. 5539-5543 5 p.

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119 Scopus citations

Synthesis, characterization, and gas permeation properties of a hydrogen permeable silica membrane supported on porous alumina

Lee, D., Zhang, L., Oyama, S. T., Niu, S. & Saraf, R. F., Mar 1 2004, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 231, 1-2, p. 117-126 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

129 Scopus citations

Theory of hydrogen permeability in nonporous silica membranes

Oyama, S. T., Lee, D., Hacarlioglu, P. & Saraf, R. F., Nov 15 2004, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 244, 1-2, p. 45-53 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

149 Scopus citations
2005

Deposition of CTAB-terminated nanorods on bacteria to form highly conducting hybrid systems

Berry, V., Gole, A., Kundu, S., Murphy, C. J. & Saraf, R. F., Dec 21 2005, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 127, 50, p. 17600-17601 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

148 Scopus citations

Self-assembly of nanoparticles on live bacterium: An avenue to fabricate electronic devices

Berry, V. & Saraf, R. F., Oct 21 2005, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 44, 41, p. 6668-6673 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

96 Scopus citations
2006

Direct measurement of ion accumulation at the electrode electrolyte interface under an oscillatory electric field

Singh, G. & Saraf, R. F., Jun 29 2006, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 110, 25, p. 12581-12587 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

High-resolution thin film device to sense texture by touch

Maheshwari, V. & Saraf, R. F., Jun 9 2006, In : Science. 312, 5779, p. 1501-1504 4 p.

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220 Scopus citations

Mineralization of monodispersed CdS nanoparticles on polyelectrolyte superstructure forming an electroluminescent "necklace-of-beads"

Maheshwari, V. & Saraf, R. F., Oct 10 2006, In : Langmuir. 22, 21, p. 8623-8626 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
2007

Label-less fluorescence-based method to detect hybridization with applications to DNA micro-array

Niu, S., Singh, G. & Saraf, R. F., Dec 15 2007, In : Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 23, 5, p. 714-720 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Selective assembly of nanoparticles on block copolymer by surface modification

Niu, S. & Saraf, R. F., Mar 28 2007, In : Nanotechnology. 18, 12, 125607.

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17 Scopus citations
2008

Photolytic metallization of Au nanoclusters and electrically conducting micrometer long nanostructures on a DNA scaffold

Kundu, S., Maheshwari, V. & Saraf, R. F., Jan 15 2008, In : Langmuir. 24, 2, p. 551-555 5 p.

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50 Scopus citations

Polyelectrolyte mediated scalable synthesis of highly stable silver nanocubes in less than a minute using microwave irradiation

Kundu, S., Maheshwari, V., Niu, S. & Saraf, R. F., Feb 13 2008, In : Nanotechnology. 19, 6, 065604.

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49 Scopus citations

Self-assembly of a micrometers-long one-dimensional network of cemented Au nanoparticles

Maheshwari, V., Kane, J. & Saraf, R. F., Jan 18 2008, In : Advanced Materials. 20, 2, p. 284-287 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations