Papers

2022

[171] De Bon F., Abreu C.M.R., Serra A.C., Gennaro A., Coelho J.F.J., Isse A.A. Catalytic Halogen Exchange in Supplementary Activator and Reducing Agent Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization for the Synthesis of Block Copolymers. Macromolecular Rapid Communications. 2020. 2: e2000532. DOI: 10.1002/marc.202000532
[170] Dariva C.G., Figueiredo J.P.H., Ferreira C., Laranjo M., Botelho M.F., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Development of red-light cleavable PEG-PLA nanoparticles as delivery systems for cancer therapy. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 2020. 196: 111354. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2020.111354
[169] Gonçalves F.A.M.M., Cruz S.M.A., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. The Impact of the Addition of Compatibilizers on Poly (lactic acid) (PLA) Properties after Extrusion Process. Polymers (Basel). 2020. 12(11): 2688. DOI: h10.3390/polym12112688
[168] Carvalho F.M., Lopes P., Carneiro M., Serra A., Coelho J., Aníbal T.A., Tavakoli M. Nondrying, Sticky Hydrogels for the Next Generation of High-Resolution Conformable Bioelectronics. ACS Applied Electronic Materials. 2020. 2(10): 3390-3401. DOI: 10.1021/acsaelm.0c00653
[167] Silva A.F., Paisana H., Fernandes T. Góis J., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Aníbal T.A., Majidi C., Tavakoli M. High Resolution Soft and Stretchable Circuits with PVA/LiquidMetal Mediated Printing. Advanced Materials Technologies. 2020. 5(9): 2000343. DOI: 10.1002/admt.202000343
[166] Ribeiro J.P.M., Mendonça P.V., Coelho J.F.J., Matyjaszewski K., Serra A.C. Glycopolymer Brushes by Reversible Deactivation Radical Polymerization: Preparation, Applications, and Future Challenges. Polymers (Basel). 2020. 12(6): 1268. DOI: 10.3390/polym12061268
[165] Rezende T.C., Abreu C.M.R., Fonseca A.C., Higa C.M., Li L., Serra A.C., Braslau R., Coelho J.F.J. Efficient internal plasticization of poly(vinyl chloride) via free radical copolymerization of vinyl chloride with an acrylate bearing a triazole phthalate mimic. Polymer. 2020. 196: 122473. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.122473
[164] De Bon F., Ribeiro D.C.M., Abreu C.M.R., Rebelo R.A.C., Isse A.A., Serra A.C., Gennaro, A., Matyjaszewski K., Coelho J.F.J. Under pressure: electrochemically-mediated atom transfer radical polymerization of vinyl chloride. Polymer Chemistry. 2020. 11: 6745-6762. DOI: 10.1039/D0PY00995D
[163] Pereira V.A., Rezende T.C., Mendonça P.V., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Homogeneous polymerization of hydrophobic monomers in a bio-based dl-menthol/1-tetradecanol eutectic mixture by ATRP and RAFT polymerization. Green Chemistry. 2020. 22: 6827-6835. DOI: 10.1039/D0GC01136C
[162] Dariva C.G., Figueiredo J., Ferreira C., Laranjo M., Botelho M.F., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J., Serra A.C. Development of red-light cleavable PEG-PLA nanoparticles as delivery systems for cancer therapy. Colloids and surfaces. B, Biointerfaces. 2020. 196: 111354. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2020.111354
[161] Pereira V.A., Fonseca A.C., Costa C.S.M.F., Ramalho A., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. End-capped greener saturated polyesters as effective plasticizers for PVC. Polymer Testing. 2020. 106406. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymertesting.2020.106406
[160] Leal C., Lopes P.A., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., de Almeida A.T., Tavakoli M. Untethered Disposable Health Monitoring Electronic Patches with an Integrated Ag2O–Zn Battery, a AgInGa Current Collector, and Hydrogel Electrodes. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 2020. 12(3): 3407-3414. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.9b18462
[159] Pinho A.C., Branquinho M.V., Alvites R.D., Fonseca A.C., Caseiro A.R., Pedrosa S.S., Luis A.L., Pires I., Prada J., Muratoni L., Ronchi G., Geuna S., Santos J.D., Mauricio A.C., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Dextran-based tube-guides for the regeneration of the rat sciatic nerve after neurotmesis injury. Biomaterials Science. 2020. 8(3): 798-811. DOI: 10.1039/C9BM00901A
[158] Abreu C.M.R., Rezende T.C., Fonseca A.C., Guliashvili T., Bergerbit C., D’Agosto F., Yu L., Serra A.C., Coote M.L., Coelho J.F.J. Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride at Ambient Temperature using Macromolecular Design via the Interchange of Xanthate: Kinetic and Computational Studies. Macromolecules. 2020. 53(1): 190-202. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01949
[157] Matias A.A., Lima M.S., Pereira J., Pereira P., Barros R., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Use of recycled polypropylene/poly(ethylene terephthalate) blends to manufacture water pipes: An industrial scale study. Waste management. 2020. 101: 250-258. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2019.10.001

[156] Oliveira A.S.R., Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Self-degassing SARA ATRP mediated by Na2S2O4 with no external additives. Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2020. 58(1): 145-153 DOI: 10.1002/pol.20190298

[155] Pinho A.C., Fosenca A.C., Caseiro A.R., Pedrosa S.S., Amorim I., Domingos M., Mauricio A.C., Santos J.D., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Innovative tailor made dextran based membranes with excellent non-inflammatory response: In vivo assessment. Materials Science and Engineering C. 2020. 107: 110243. DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.110243

2021

[173] Santos M.R.E., Mendonça P.V., Branco R., Sousa R., Dias C., Serra A.C., Fernandes J.R., Magalhães F.D., Morais P.V., Coelho J.F.J. Light-Activated Antimicrobial Surfaces Using Industrial Varnish Formulations to Mitigate the Incidence of Nosocomial Infections. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 2021. 13(6): 7567-7579. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.0c18930
[172] Oliveira A.S.R., Mendonça P.V., Simões S., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Amphiphilic well‐defined degradable star block copolymers by combination of ring‐opening polymerization and atom transfer radical polymerization: Synthesis and application as drug delivery carriers. Journal of Polymer Science. 2021. 59(3): 211-229. DOI: 10.1002/pol.20200802

2020

[171] De Bon F., Abreu C.M.R., Serra A.C., Gennaro A., Coelho J.F.J., Isse A.A. Catalytic Halogen Exchange in Supplementary Activator and Reducing Agent Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization for the Synthesis of Block Copolymers. Macromolecular Rapid Communications. 2020. 2: e2000532. DOI: 10.1002/marc.202000532
[170] Dariva C.G., Figueiredo J.P.H., Ferreira C., Laranjo M., Botelho M.F., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Development of red-light cleavable PEG-PLA nanoparticles as delivery systems for cancer therapy. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 2020. 196: 111354. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2020.111354
[169] Gonçalves F.A.M.M., Cruz S.M.A., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. The Impact of the Addition of Compatibilizers on Poly (lactic acid) (PLA) Properties after Extrusion Process. Polymers (Basel). 2020. 12(11): 2688. DOI: h10.3390/polym12112688
[168] Carvalho F.M., Lopes P., Carneiro M., Serra A., Coelho J., Aníbal T.A., Tavakoli M. Nondrying, Sticky Hydrogels for the Next Generation of High-Resolution Conformable Bioelectronics. ACS Applied Electronic Materials. 2020. 2(10): 3390-3401. DOI: 10.1021/acsaelm.0c00653
[167] Silva A.F., Paisana H., Fernandes T. Góis J., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Aníbal T.A., Majidi C., Tavakoli M. High Resolution Soft and Stretchable Circuits with PVA/LiquidMetal Mediated Printing. Advanced Materials Technologies. 2020. 5(9): 2000343. DOI: 10.1002/admt.202000343
[166] Ribeiro J.P.M., Mendonça P.V., Coelho J.F.J., Matyjaszewski K., Serra A.C. Glycopolymer Brushes by Reversible Deactivation Radical Polymerization: Preparation, Applications, and Future Challenges. Polymers (Basel). 2020. 12(6): 1268. DOI: 10.3390/polym12061268
[165] Rezende T.C., Abreu C.M.R., Fonseca A.C., Higa C.M., Li L., Serra A.C., Braslau R., Coelho J.F.J. Efficient internal plasticization of poly(vinyl chloride) via free radical copolymerization of vinyl chloride with an acrylate bearing a triazole phthalate mimic. Polymer. 2020. 196: 122473. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2020.122473
[164] De Bon F., Ribeiro D.C.M., Abreu C.M.R., Rebelo R.A.C., Isse A.A., Serra A.C., Gennaro, A., Matyjaszewski K., Coelho J.F.J. Under pressure: electrochemically-mediated atom transfer radical polymerization of vinyl chloride. Polymer Chemistry. 2020. 11: 6745-6762. DOI: 10.1039/D0PY00995D
[163] Pereira V.A., Rezende T.C., Mendonça P.V., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Homogeneous polymerization of hydrophobic monomers in a bio-based dl-menthol/1-tetradecanol eutectic mixture by ATRP and RAFT polymerization. Green Chemistry. 2020. 22: 6827-6835. DOI: 10.1039/D0GC01136C
[162] Dariva C.G., Figueiredo J., Ferreira C., Laranjo M., Botelho M.F., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J., Serra A.C. Development of red-light cleavable PEG-PLA nanoparticles as delivery systems for cancer therapy. Colloids and surfaces. B, Biointerfaces. 2020. 196: 111354. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2020.111354
[161] Pereira V.A., Fonseca A.C., Costa C.S.M.F., Ramalho A., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. End-capped greener saturated polyesters as effective plasticizers for PVC. Polymer Testing. 2020. 106406. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymertesting.2020.106406
[160] Leal C., Lopes P.A., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., de Almeida A.T., Tavakoli M. Untethered Disposable Health Monitoring Electronic Patches with an Integrated Ag2O–Zn Battery, a AgInGa Current Collector, and Hydrogel Electrodes. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 2020. 12(3): 3407-3414. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.9b18462
[159] Pinho A.C., Branquinho M.V., Alvites R.D., Fonseca A.C., Caseiro A.R., Pedrosa S.S., Luis A.L., Pires I., Prada J., Muratoni L., Ronchi G., Geuna S., Santos J.D., Mauricio A.C., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Dextran-based tube-guides for the regeneration of the rat sciatic nerve after neurotmesis injury. Biomaterials Science. 2020. 8(3): 798-811. DOI: 10.1039/C9BM00901A
[158] Abreu C.M.R., Rezende T.C., Fonseca A.C., Guliashvili T., Bergerbit C., D’Agosto F., Yu L., Serra A.C., Coote M.L., Coelho J.F.J. Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride at Ambient Temperature using Macromolecular Design via the Interchange of Xanthate: Kinetic and Computational Studies. Macromolecules. 2020. 53(1): 190-202. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01949
[157] Matias A.A., Lima M.S., Pereira J., Pereira P., Barros R., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Use of recycled polypropylene/poly(ethylene terephthalate) blends to manufacture water pipes: An industrial scale study. Waste management. 2020. 101: 250-258. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2019.10.001

[156] Oliveira A.S.R., Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Self-degassing SARA ATRP mediated by Na2S2O4 with no external additives. Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2020. 58(1): 145-153 DOI: 10.1002/pol.20190298

[155] Pinho A.C., Fosenca A.C., Caseiro A.R., Pedrosa S.S., Amorim I., Domingos M., Mauricio A.C., Santos J.D., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Innovative tailor made dextran based membranes with excellent non-inflammatory response: In vivo assessment. Materials Science and Engineering C. 2020. 107: 110243. DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.110243

2019

[154] Crisostomo J., Pereira A.M., Bidarra S.J., Gonçalves A.C., Granja P.L., Coelho J.F.J., Barrias C.C., Seiça R. ECM-enriched alginate hydrogels for bioartificial pancreas: an ideal niche to improve insulin secretion and diabetic glucose profile. Journal of Applied Biomaterials and Functional Materials. 2019. 17(4). DOI: 10.1177/2280800019848923

[153] Magalhães S., Alves L., Medronho B., Fonseca A.C., Romano A., Coelho J.F.J., Magnus N. Brief Overview on Bio-Based Adhesives and Sealants. Materials. 2019. 11(10): 1685; DOI: 10.3390/polym11101685
[152] Pereira V.A., Mendonça P.V., Coelho J.F.J. Serra A.C. Liquid salts as eco-friendly solvents for atom transfer radical polymerization: a review. Polymer Chemistry. 2019. 10(36): 4904-4913. DOI: 10.1039/C9PY00865A
[151] Matos M., Cordeiro R.A., Faneca H., Coelho J.F.J., Silvestre A.J.D., Sousa A.F. Replacing fossil-based di(2-ethylhexyl) terephthalate by sugar-based di(2-ethylhexyl) 2,5-furandicarboxylate for benign PVC plasticization: synthesis, materials preparation and characterization. Materials. 2019. 12: 2336. DOI:10.3390/ma12142336
[150] Santos M.R.E., Ferreira S.M., Mendonça P.V., de Bon F., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Guanidine as inexpenisve dual function ligand and reducing agent for ATRP of methacrylates. Polymer Chemistry. 2019. 10(36): 4944-4953. DOI: 10.1039/C9PY00925F
[149] Cordeiro A.R., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Faneca H. Poly(β-amino ester)-based gene delivery systems: From discovery to therapeutic applications. Journal of Controlled Release. 2019. 310: 155-187. DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2019.08.024
[148] Paula C.T.B., Rebelo R.C., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. The impact of the introduction of hydrolyzed cellulose on the thermal and mechanical properties of LDPE composites. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products. 2019. 77: 1095-1106. DOI: 10.1007/s00107-019-01457-0
[147] Neto A.S., Fonseca A.C., Abrantes J.C.C., Coelho J.F.J., Ferreira J.M.F. Surface functionalization of cuttlefish bone-derived biphasic calcium phosphate scaffolds with polymeric coatings. Materials Science and Engineering C. 2019. 105: 110014. DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.110014
[146] Lopes P., Gomes D.V., Marques D.G., Faia P., Góis J., Patrício T.F., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C., Almeida A.T., Majidi C., Tavakoli M. Soft Bioelectronic Stickers: Selection and Evaluation of Skin-Interfacing Electrodes. Advanced Healthcare Materials. 2019. 8(15): 1900234. DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201900234
[145] Santo D., Mendonça P.V., Lima M.S., Cordeiro R.A., Cabanas L., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Faneca H. Poly(ethylene glycol)-block-poly(2-aminoethyl methacrylate hydrochloride)-Based Polyplexes as Serum-Tolerant Nanosystems for Enhanced Gene Delivery. Molecular Pharmaceutics. 2019. 16(5): 2129-2141. DOI: 10.1021/acs.molpharmaceut.9b00101
[144] Lima M.S., Matias A., Costa J.R.C., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Glycidyl methacrylate-based copolymers as new compatibilizers for polypropylene/ polyethylene terephthalate blends. Journal of Polymer Research. 2019. 26: 127. DOI: 10.1007/s10965-019-1784-7
[143] Mendonça P.V., Ribeiro J., Abreu C.M.R., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Thiourea dioxide as a green and affordable reducing agent for the ARGET ATRP of acrylates, methacrylates, styrene, acrylonitrile and vinyl chloride. ACS Macro Letters. 2019. 8(3): 315-319. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.9b00139
[142] Fonseca A.C., Lima M.S., Sousa A.F., Silvestre A.J., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Cinnamic acid derivatives as promising building blocks for advanced polymers: synthesis, properties and applications. Polymer Chemistry. 2019. 10(14): 1696-1723. DOI: 10.1039/C9PY00121B
[141] Gloria A., Frydman B., Lamas M., Serra A.C., Martorelli M., Coelho J.F.J., Fonseca A.C., Domingos M. The influence of poly(ester amide) on the structural and functional features of 3D additive manufactured poly(ε-caprolactone) scaffolds. Materials Science and Engineering C. 2019. 98: 994-1004. DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.01.063
[140] Mendonça P.V., Castilho A., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Pushing the limits of robust and ecofriendly ATRP processes: untreated water as the solvent. Polymer Chemistry. 2019. 10(8): 938-944. DOI: 10.1039/C8PY01784K
[139] Dariva C.G., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Near infrared light-triggered nanoparticles using singlet oxygen photocleavage for drug delivery systems. Journal of Controlled Release. 2019. 294: 337-354. DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2018.12.042
[138] Santos M.R.E., Mendonça P.V., Almeida M.C., Branco R., Serra A.C., Morais P.V., Coelho J.F.J. Antimicrobial activity of amphiphilic cationic copolymers by the facile synthesis of high molecular weight stars by SARA ATRP. Biomacromolecules. 2019. 20: 1146-1156

2018

[137] Costa J.R.C., Góis J.R., De Bon F., Serra A.C., Guliashivili T., Isse A.A., Gennaro A., Coelho J.F.J. Addressing the role of triphenylphosphine in copper(II) catalyzed ATRP of methyl acrylate. Polymer Chemistry. 2018. 9(44): 5348-5358. DOI: 10.1039/C8PY01245H
[136] Lima M.S., Costa C.S.M.F., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. A simple strategy toward the substitution of styrene by sobrerol-based monomers in unsaturated polyester resins. Green Chemistry. 2018. 20(21): 4880-4890. DOI: 10.1039/C8GC01214H
[135] Lamas M.L., Lima M.S., Pinho A.C., Costa E., Correia I.J., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Fonseca A.C. Towards the development of electrospun mats from poly(ε-caprolactone)/poly(ester amide)s miscible blends. Polymer. 2018. 150: 343-359. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2018.07.050
[134] Abreu C.M.R., Fonseca A.C., Rocha N.M.P., Guthrie J.T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Poly(vinyl chloride) by reversible deactivation radical polymerization: current status and future perspectives. Progress in Polymer Science. 2018. 87: 34-69.
[133] Góis J.R., Reis F., Almeida A.M., Pereira P., Sousa F., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Preparation of well-defined brush-like block copolymers for gene delivery applications under biorelevant reaction conditions. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 2018. 169: 107-117. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2018.05.004
[132] Mendes J.P., Góis J.R., Trino A.S., Catalão F., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Limitations of using sodium dithionate as SARA agent in miniemulsion ATRP. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2018. 56: 879-888.
[131] Morais E.S., Mendonça P.V., Coelho J.F.J., Freire M.G., Freire C.S.R., Coutinho J.P.A., Silvestre A.J.D. Deep Eutectic Solvent Aqueous Solutions as Efficient Media for the Solubilization of Hardwood Xylans. ChemSusChem. 2018. 11(4): 753-762. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201702007
[130] Sousa A.F., Guigo N., Pozycka M., Delgado M., Soares J., Mendonça P.V., Coelho J.F.J., Sbirrazzuoli N., Silvestre A.J.D. Tailor design of renewable copolymers based on poly(1,4-butylene 2,5-furandicarboxylate) and poly(ethylene glycol) with refined thermal properties. Polymer Chemistry. 2018. 9(6): 722-731. DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01627A

2017

[129] Mendonça P.V., Lima M.S., Guliashivili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Deep eutectic solvents (DES): excellent green solvents for rapid SARA ATRP of biorelevant hydrophilic monomers at ambient temperature. Polymer. 2017. 132: 114-121. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2017.10.060
[128] Santo D., Cordeiro R.A., Sousa A., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Faneca H. Combination of Poly[(2-dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate] and Poly(β-amino ester) Results in a Strong and Synergistic Transfection Activity. Biomacromolecules. 2017. 18(10): 3331-3342. DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.7b00983
[127] Krys P., Fantin M., Mendonça P.V., Abreu C.M.R., Rosa J., Guliashvili T., Santos L.O., Serra A.C., Matyjaszewski K., Coelho J.F.J. Mechanism of supplemental activator and reducing agent atom transfer radical polymerization mediated by inorganic sulfites: experimental and kinetic simulation. Polymer Chemistry. 2017. 8(42): 6506-6519. DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01319A
[126] Frias C.F., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C., Fonseca A.C. Preparation of fully biobased epoxy resins from soybean oil based amine hardeners. Industrial Crops and Products. 2017. 109: 434-444. DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2017.08.041
[125] Silva B.M.A., Vicente S., Cunha S., Coelho J.F.J., Silva C., Reis M.S., Simões S. Retrospective Quality by Design (rQbD) applied to the optimization of oral thin films. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 2017. 528(1-2): 655-663. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2017.06.054
[124] Mendonça P.V., Matos A., Sousa A.F., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Increasing the Bile Acid Sequestration Performance of Cationic Hydrogels by Using an Advanced/Controlled Polymerization Technique. Pharmaceutical Research. 2017. 34: 1934-1943. DOI: 10.1007/s11095-017-2204-5
[123] Costa C., Fonseca A.C., Moniz J., Godinho M., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Going greener: synthesis of fully biobased unsaturated polyesters for styrene crosslinked resins with enhanced thermomechanical properties. eXPRESS Polymer Letters. 2017. 11(11): 885-898. DOI: 10.3144/expresspolymlett.2017.85
[122] Ferreira J., Gloria A., Cometa S., Coelho J.F.J., Domingos M. The effect of in vitro enzymatic degradation on 3D printed PCL scaffolds: focus on morphological, chemical and mechanical properties. Journal of Applied Biomaterials and Functional Materials. 2017. 15(3): 185-195. DOI: 10.5301/jabfm.5000363
[121] Milcovich G., Lettier S., Marizza P., Antunes F., Medronho B., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Marizza P., Perrone F., Farrra R., Dapas B., Grassi G., Grassi M., Silvia. G. Recent advances in smart biotechnology: hydrogels and nanocarriers for tailored bioactive molecules depot. Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 2017. 249: 163-180, DOI: 10.1016/j.cis.2017.05.009
[120] Kopec M., Yan R., Gottlieb E., Abreu C.M.R., Song Y., Wang Z., Coelho J.F.J., Matyjaszewski K., Kowalewski T. Polyacrylonitrile-b-poly(butyl acrylate) Block Copolymers as Precursors to Mesoporous Nitrogen-doped Carbons: Synthesis and Nanostructure. Macromolecules. 2017. 50(7): 2759-2767. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b02678
[119] Sanches D., Ramos A.M., Coelho J.F.J., Costa C.S.M.F., Vilarigues M., Melo M.J. Correlating thermophysical properties with the molecular composition of 19th century chrome yellow oil paints. Polymer Degradation and Stability. 2017. 138: 201-211. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2017.02.010
[118] Mendes J.P., Costa J.R.C., Maximiano P., Góis J.R., Serra A.C., Guliashvilli T., Coelho J.F.J. Ambient Temperature SARA ATRP for meth(acrylates), styrene and vinyl chloride using sulfolane/1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate based mixtures. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2017. 55(8): 1322–1328. DOI: 10.1002/pola.28499
[117] Costa J.R.C., Correia C., Góis J.R., Moniz J., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Efficient dispersion of TiO2 using tailor made poly(acrylic acid) – based block copolymers, and its incorporation in water based paint formulation. Progress in Organic Coatings. 2017. 104: 34-42. DOI: 10.1016/j.porgcoat.2016.12.006
[116] Abreu C.M.R., Fue L., Carmali S., Serra A.C., Matyjaszewski K., Coelho J.F.J. Aqueous SARA ATRP using Inorganic Sulfites. Polymer Chemistry. 2017. 8(2): 375-387. DOI: 10.1039/C6PY01779G
[115] Santos P., Mendonça P.V., Santos M.R.E., Costa J.R.C., Guiliashivili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Eutectic mixtures as a green alternative for efficient catalyst recycling in atom transfer radical polymerizations. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2017. 55(3): 371-381. DOI: 10.1002/pola.28415
[114] Fonseca A.C., Costa C.S.M.F., Marques T.M.P., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. The impact of a designed lactic acid-based crosslinker in the thermochemical properties of unsaturated polyester resins/nanoprecipitated calcium carbonate composites. Journal of Materials Science. 2017. 52: 1272-1284. DOI: 10.1007/s10853-016-0422-6
[113] Gonçalves F.A.A.M., Fonseca A.C., Domingos M., Gloria C., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. The Potential of Unsaturated Polyesters in Biomedicine and Tissue Engineering: Synthesis, Structure-Properties Relationships and Additive Manufacturing. Progress in Polymer Science. 2017. 68: 1-34. DOI: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2016.12.008
[112] Cordeiro R.A., Farinha D., Serra A.C., Faneca H., Coelho J.F.J. High transfection effeciency promoted by tailor-made cationic copolymer-based nanoparticles. Acta Biomaterialia. 2017. 47: 113-123. DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2016.10.015

2016

[111] Domingos M., Gloria A., Coelho J.F.J., Bartolo P., Ciurana J. Three-dimensional printed bone scaffolds: The role of nano/micro-hydroxyapatite particles on the adhesion and differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine. 2016. 231(6): 555-564. DOI: 10.1177/0954411916680236
[110] Pinho A.C., Fonseca A.C., Serra A.C., Santos J.D., Coelho J.F.J. Peripheral Nerve Regeneration: Current Status and New Strategies Using Polymeric Materials. Advanced Healthcare Materials. 2016, 5(21): 2732-2744. DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201600236
[109] Trino A.S.M., Costa C.S.M.F., Fonseca A.C., Júlio E., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Novel composites from green unsaturated polyesters and fly ashes: preparation and characterization. Polymer for advanced technologies. 2016. 106: 24-31. DOI: 10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2016.07.004
[108] Santos M.R.E., Fonseca A.C., Mendonça P.V., Branco R., Serra A.C., Morais P.V., Coelho J.F.J. Recent developments in antimicrobial polymers: a review. Materials. 2016. 9(7): 599. DOI: 10.3390/ma9070599
[107] Góis J.R., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Synthesis of new thermo-responsive nanocarriers based on POEOMA-b-PNVCL prepared using a combination of ATRP, RAFT and CuAAC. European Polymer Journal. 2016. 81: 224-238. DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2016.06.011
[106] Borges A.F., Silva B.M.A., Silva C., Coelho J.F.J., Simões S. Hydrophobic polymers for orodispersible films: a quality by design approach. Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery. 2016. 13(10): 1357-1374. DOI: 10.1080/17425247.2016.1218458
[105] Sousa A.F., Coelho J.F.J., Silvestre A.J.D. Renewable-based poly((ether)ester)s from 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid. Polymer. 2016. 98: 129-135. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.06.015
[104] Mendonça P.V., Moreno M.J., Serra A.C., Simões S., Coelho J.F.J. Synthesis of tailor-made bile acid sequestrants by supplemental activator and reducing agent atom transfer radical polymerization. RSC Advances. 2016. 6(57): 52143-52153. DOI: 10.1039/C6RA06087K
[103] Borges A., Silva C., Coelho J.F.J., Simões S. Outlining Critical Quality attributes (CQAs) as guidance for oral films. Pharmaceutical Development and Technology. 2016. 22(2): 237-245 DOI: 10.1080/10837450.2016.1199567
[102] Rodrigues D.P., Costa J.R.C., Rocha N., Góis J.R., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Room temperature aqueous self-assembly of poly(ethylene glycol)-poly(4-vinyl pyridine) block copolymers: from spherical to worm-like micelles. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 2016. 145: 447-453. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2016.05.025
[101] Matias T., Varino C., de Sousa H.C., Braga M., Portugal A., Coelho J.F.J., Durães L. Novel flexible, hybrid aerogels with vinyltrimethoxysilane and methyltrimethoxysilane in the underlying silica structure. Journal of Materials Science. 2016. 51: 6781-6792. DOI: 10.1007/s10853-016-9965-9
[100] Maximiano P., Mendonça P.V., Costa J.R., Naomi H., Serra A.C., Guiliashivilli T., Coote M., Coelho J.F.J. Ambient temperature transition metal free dissociative electron transfer reversible addition fragmentation chain transfer polymerization (DET-RAFT) of methacrylates, acrylates and styrene. Macromolecules. 2016. 49(5): 1597-1604. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02647
[99] Góis J.R., Costa J.R.C., Popov A.V., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Synthesis of well-defined alkyne terminated poly(N-vinyl caprolactam) with a stringent control over the LCST by RAFT. RSC Advances. 2016. 6(21): 16996-17007. Doi: 10.1039/C6RA01014H
[98] Costa C.S.M.F., Fonseca A.C., Moniz J., Godinho M., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Soybean and coconut oil based unsaturated polyester resins: Thermomechanical characterization. Industrial Crops and Products. 2016. 85: 403-411. DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2016.01.030
[97] Mendes J., Mendonça P.V., Maximiano P., Abreu C.M.R., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Getting faster: low temperature copper-mediated SARA ATRP of methacrylates, acrylates, styrene and vinyl chloride in polar media using sulfolane/water mixtures. RSC Advances. 2016. 6(12): 9598-9603. DOI: 10.1039/C5RA20872F
[96] Abreu C.M.R., Mendonça P.V., Guliashvili T., Nicolas J., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Nitroxide-Mediated Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride at Low Temperature. Macromolecules. 2016. 49(2): 490-498. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02017
[95] Abreu C.M.R., Maximiano P., Guliashvili T., Nicolas J., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Cyclopentyl methyl ether: a new green solvent for nitroxide mediated polymerization and reversible addition fragmentation transfer. RSC Advances. 2016. 6(9): 7495-7503. DOI: 10.1039/C5RA21975B
[94] Sousa A.F., Fonseca A.C., Serra A.C., Freire C.S.R., Silvestre A.J.D., Coelho J.F.J. New unsaturated copolyesters based on 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid and their crosslinked derivatives. Polymer Chemistry. 2016.7(5): 1049-1058. DOI: 10.1039/C5PY01702E
[93] Costa C.S.M.F., Fonseca A.C., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Dynamic mechanical thermal analysis in natural fiber reinforced polymer composites. Polymer Reviews. 2016. 56(2): 362-383. DOI: 10.1080/15583724.2015.1108334
[92] Gonçalves A., Fonseca A.C., Fabela I.G.P., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Synthesis and characterization of high performance superabsorbent hydrogels using bis[2-(methacryloyloxy)ethyl] phosphate as crosslinker. eXPRESS Polymer Letters. 2016. 10(3): 248-258. DOI: 10.3144/expresspolymlett.2016.23
[91] Pimenta J.C.T., Gonçalves C., Hiliou L., Coelho J.F.J., Magalhães F.D. Effect of binder on performance of intumescent coatings. Journal of Coatings Technology and Research. 2016. 13: 227-238. DOI: 10.1007/s11998-015-9737-5

2015

[90] Fonseca A.C., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Bioabsorbable Polymers in Cancer Therapy: Latest Development. EPMA Journal. 2015, 6: 22. DOI: 10.1186/s13167-015-0045-z
[89] Góis J.R., Popov A., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Synthesis of functionalized poly(vinyl acetate)mediated by alkyne-terminated RAFT agents. RSC Advances. 2015. 5(111): 91225-91234. DOI: 10.1039/C5RA15580K
[88] Fonseca A.C., Lopes I.M., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Synthesis of unsaturated polyesters based on renewable monomers: structure/properties relationship and crosslinking with 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate. Reactive and Functional Polymers. 2015. 97. 1-11. DOI: 10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2015.10.002
[87] Costa J.R.C., Mendonça P.V., Maximiano P., Serra A.C., Guliashvili T., Coelho J.F.J. Ambient Temperature “Flash” SARA ATRP of Methyl Acrylate in Water/Ionic Liquid/Glycol Mixtures. Macromolecules. 2015. 48(19): 6810-6815. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b01795
[86] Silva B.M.A., Borges A.F., Silva C., Coelho J.F.J., Simões S. Mucoadhesive oral films: the potential for unmet needs. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 2015. 494(1): 537-551. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2015.08.038
[85] Sousa A.F., Vilela C., Fonseca A.C., Matos M., Freire C.S.R., Gruter G.-J., Coelho J.F.J., Silvestre A.J.D. Biobased polyesters and other polymers from 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid: a tribute to furan excellency. Polymer Chemistry. 2015. 6(33): 5961-5983. DOI: 10.1039/C5PY00686D

[84] Maximiano P., Mendes J., Mendonça P.V., Abreu C.M.R., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Cyclopentyl methyl ether: a new green solvent for supplemental activator and reducing agent atom transfer radical polymerization. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2015. 53(23): 2722-2729. DOI: 10.1002/pola.27736

[83] Borges A.F., Silva C., Coelho J.F.J., Simões S. Oral films: current status and future perspectives II – Intellectual property, technologies and market needs. Journal of Controlled Release. 2015. 206: 108-121. DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.03.012
[82] Borges A.F., Silva C., Coelho J.F.J., Simões S. Oral films: Current status and future perspectives – I. Galenical development and quality attributes. Journal of Controlled Release. 2015. 206: 1-19. DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.03.006
[81] Gonçalves A.A.L., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Supported Catalysis in Carbon Dioxide Activation. Current Green Chemistry. 2015. 2(1): 43-65. DOI: 10.2174/2213346102666141224205309
[80] Catalão F., Góis J.R., Trino A., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Facile synthesis of well-controlled poly(glycidyl methacrylate) and its block copolymers via SARA ATRP at room temperature. Polymer Chemistry. 2015. 6(10): 1875-1882. DOI: 10.1039/C4PY01616E
[79] Rosa N., Martins G.V., Bastos M.M.S.M., Góis J.R., Coelho J.F.J., Marques J., Tavares C.J., Magalhães F.D. Preparation of Robust Polyamide Microcapsules by Interfacial Polycondensation of p-Phenylenediamine and Sebacoyl Chloride and Plasticization with Oleic Acid. Journal of Microencapsulation. 2015. 32(4): 349-357. DOI: 10.3109/02652048.2015.1028494
[78] Cordeiro R.A., Farinha D., Rocha N., Serra A.C., Faneca H., Coelho J.F.J. Novel cationic triblock copolymer of poly[2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate]-block-poly(β-amino ester)-block-poly[2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate]: a promising non-viral gene delivery system. Macromolecular Bioscience. 2015. 15(2): 215-228. DOI: 10.1002/mabi.201400424
[77] Frias C.F., Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Straightforward functionalization of acrylated soybean oil by Michael-addition and Diels-Alder reactions. Industrial Crops and Products. 2015. 64: 33-38. DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2014.10.050

2014

[76] Alves P., Hugo A.A., Szymanowski F., Tymczyszyn E.E., Pérez P.F., Coelho J.F.J., Simões P.N., Gómez-Zavaglia A. Stabilization of polymer lipid complexes prepared with lipids of lactic acid bacteria upon preservation and internalization into eukaryotic cells. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 2014. 123(1): 446-451. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2014.09.043
[75] Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Gil M.H., Simões P.N. Poly(ester amide)s based on L-lactic acid oligomers and glycine: the role of the central unit of the L-lactic acid oligomers and their molecular weight in the poly(ester amide)s properties. Polymer Bulletin. 2014. 71(12): 3085-3109. DOI: 10.1007/s00289-014-1239-6
[74] Mendes J., Branco F., Mendonça P.V., Abreu C.M.R., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Sulfolane: an Efficient and Universal Solvent for Copper-Mediated Atom Transfer Radical (co)Polymerization of Acrylates, Methacrylates, Styrene, and Vinyl Chloride. ACS Macro Letters. 2014. 3(9): 858-861. DOI: 10.1021/mz5003883
[73] Gonçalves F.A.M.M., Costa C.S.M.F., Fabela I.G.P., Farinha D., Faneca H., Simões P.N., Serra A.C., Bártolo P.J., Coelho J.F.J. 3D printing of new biobased unsaturated polyesters by microstereo-thermal-lithography. Biofabrication. 2014. 6(3): 035024. DOI: 10.1088/1758-5082/6/3/035024
[72] Mendonça P.V., Saadyah A., Konkolewicz D., Serra A.C., Popov A.V., Guliashivili T., Matyjaszewski K., Coelho J.F.J. Straightforward ARGET ATRP for the Synthesis of Primary Amine Polymethacrylate with Improved Chain-End Functionality under Mild Reaction Conditions. Macromolecules. 2014. 47(14): 4615-4621. DOI: 10.1021/ma501007j
[71] Mendonça P.V., Konkolewicz D., Saadyah A., Serra A.C., Popov A.V., Guliashivili T., Matyjaszewsk K., Coelho J.F.J. Synthesis of cationic poly((3-acrylamidopropyl) trimethylammonium chloride)” by SARA ATRP in ecofriendly solvent mixtures. Polymer Chemistry. 2014. 5(19): 5829-5836. DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00707G
[70] Góis J.R., Konkolewicz D., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T., Matyjaszewsk K., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Improvement of the control over SARA ATRP of 2-(diisopropylamino)ethyl methacrylate by slow and continuous addition of sodium dithionate. Polymer Chemistry. 2014. 5(16): 4617-4626. DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00561A
[69] Matos M., Sousa A.F., Fonseca A.C., Freire C.S.R., Coelho J.F.J., Silvestre A.J.D. A New Generation of Furanic Copolyesters with Enhanced Degradability: Poly(ethylene 2,5furandicarboxylate)copoly(lactic acid) Copolyesters. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 2014. 215(22): 2175-2184. DOI: 10.1002/macp.201400175
[68] Mendes J., Branco F., Abreu C.M.R., Mendonça P.V., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Synergistic Effect of 1Butyl-3-methylimidazolium Hexafluorophosphate and DMSO in the SARA ATRP at Room Temperature Affording Very Fast Reactions and Polymers with Very Low Dispersity. ACS Macro Letters. 2014. 3(6): 544-547. DOI: 10.1021/mz5002383
[67] Rocha N., Rodrigues D.P., Gaspar A., Durães L., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Novel nanoaggregates with peripheric SPION and organic cores through self-assembly of tailor-made block copolymers. RSC Advances. 2014. 4(47): 24428-24432. DOI: 10.1039/C4RA02639J
[66] Monteiro S, Dias A, Mendes AM, Mendes JP, Serra AC, Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Magalhães FD, “Stabilization of nano-TiO2 aqueous dispersions with poly(ethylene glycol)-b-poly(4-vinyl pyridine) block copolymer and their incorporation in photocatalytic acrylic varnishes”, Progress in Organic Coatings, 2014, 77, 1741–1749
[65] Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T., Coelho J.F.J. Efficient RAFT polymerization of N-(3-aminopropyl)methacrylamide hydrochloride using unprotected “clickable” chain transfer agents. Reactive and Functional Polymers. 2014. 81: 1-7. DOI: 10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2014.04.001
[64] Rocha N, Mendes J, Durães L, Maleki H, Portugal A, Geraldes CFGC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, “Poly(ethylene glycol)-block-poly(4-vinyl pyridine) as a versatile block copolymer to prepare nanoaggregates of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2014, 2, 1565-1575
[63] Góis J.R., Rocha N., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T., Matyjaszewski K., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Synthesis of well-defined Functionalized Poly(2-(Diisopropylamino)ethyl Methacrylate) Using ATRP with Sodium Dithionite as a SARA Agent. Polymer Chemistry. 2014. 5(12): 3919-3928. DOI: 10.1039/C4PY00042K
[62] Barata I., Fonseca A.C., Costa C.S.M.F., Ferreira L., Julio E., Coelho J.F.J. Insights into the thermo-mechanical properties of films cast from emulsion terpolymers. Progress in Organic Coatings. 2014. 77(4): 790-797. DOI: 10.1016/j.porgcoat.2014.01.005
[61] Patrício T., Domingos M., Gloria A., D’ Amora U., Coelho J.F.J., Bártolo P.J. Fabrication and characterisation of PCL and PCL/PLA scaffolds for tissue engineering. Rapid Prototyping Journal. 2014. 20(2): 145-156. DOI: 10.1108/RPJ-04-2012-0037
[60] Vilela C., Sousa A.F., Fonseca A.C., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Freire C.S.R., Silvestre A.J.D. The quest for sustainable polyesters – insights into the future. Polymer Chemistry. 2014. 5(9): 3119-3141. DOI: 10.1039/C3PY01213A

2013

[59] Abreu C.M.R., Serra A.C., Popov A.V., Matyjaszewski K., Guliashvili T., Coelho J.F.J. Ambient temperature rapid SARA ATRP of acrylates and methacrylates in alcohol/water solutions mediated by mixed sulfites/Cu(II)Br2 catalytic system. Polymer Chemistry. 2013. 4(23): 5629-5636. DOI: 10.1039/C3PY00772C
[58] Amaral A.J.R., Coelho J.F.J., Serra A.C. Synthesis of bifunctional cyclic carbonates from CO2 catalysed by choline-based systems. Tetrahedron Letters. 2013. 54(49): 5518-5522. DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2013.07.152
[57] Ferreira L., Costa H., Barata I., Júlio E., Tiago P., Coelho J.F.J. Precast Alkali-Activated Concrete Towards Sustainable Construction. Magazine of Concrete Research. 2013. 66(12): 618-626. DOI: 10.1680/macr.13.00091
[56] Santos S., Villaverde J., Sousa A.F., Coelho J.F.J., Neto C.P., Silvestre A.J.D. Phenolic composition and antioxidant activity of industrial cork by-products. Industrial Crops and Products. 2013. 47: 262-269. DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2013.03.015
[55] Cordeiro R.A., Rocha N., Mendes J.P., Matyjaszewski K., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Synthesis of well-defined poly(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) under mild conditions and its co-polymers with cholesterol and PEG using Fe(0)/Cu(II) based SARA ATRP. Polymer Chemistry. 2013. 4(19): 3088-3097. DOI: 10.1039/C3PY00190C
[54] Marques J., Oliveira L., Pinto R., Coutinho P., Papot P., Góis J.R., Coelho J.F.J., Magalhães F., Tavares C. Release of Volatile Compounds from Polymeric Microcapsules Mediated by Photocatalytic Nanoparticles. International Journal of Photoenergy. 2013. 1-9. DOI: 10.1155/2013/712603
[53] Silva E.R., Ferreira H.E., Coelho J.F.J., Bordado J.C. Hybrid fibre-reinforced cement composite. Materials Science Forum. 2013. 710: 343-348. Doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.730-732.343
[52] Silva E.R., Coelho J.F.J., Bordado J.C. Hybrid Polyethylene/polypropylene blended fiber-reinforced cement composite. Journal of Composite Materials. 2013. 47(25): 3131-3142. DOI: 10.1177/0021998312462619
[51] Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Silva C.L., Simões S., Coelho J.F.J. Polymeric bile acid sequestrants-Synthesis using conventional methods and new approaches based on “controlled”/living radical polymerization. Progress in Polymer Science. 2013. 38(3-4): 445-461. DOI: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2012.09.004
[50] Fonseca A.C., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Gil M.H., Simões P.N. Novel poly(ester amide)s from glycine and Llactic acid by an easy and costeffective synthesis. Polymer International. 2013. 62(5): 736-743. DOI: 10.1002/pi.4356
[49] Rocha N., Coelho J.F.J., Cardoso P.M.L., Barros B., Gonçalves P.M., Gil M.H., Guthrie J.T. Synthesis of amphiphilic PVCbpoly(hydroxypropyl acrylate) (PHPA)bPVC block copolymers with low PHPA contents and different molecular weights by (Single Electron Transfer)-(Degenerative Chain Transfer) living radical polymerization. Journal of Vinyl and Additive technology. 2013. 19(3): 157-167. DOI: 10.1002/vnl.21309
[48] Rocha N., Coelho J.F.J., Góis J.R., Gil M.H., Gonçalves P.M., Guthrie J.T. Poly(vinyl chloride)bpoly(hydroxypropyl acrylate)bPoly(vinyl chloride): Understanding the synthesis of an amphiphilic PVC block copolymer on a pilot scale. Journal of Vinyl and Additive Technology. 2013. 19(2): 94-104. DOI: 10.1002/vnl.21308
[47] Alves P., Hugo A.A., Tymczysyn E.E., Ferreira A.F., Fausto R., Pérez P.F., Coelho J.F.J., Simões P.N., Gómez-Zavaglia A. Effect of cholesterol-poly(N,N-dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate) on the properties of stimuli-responsive polymer liposome complexes. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 2013. 104: 254-261. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2012.12.016
[46] Fonseca A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Valente J.F.A., Correia T.R., Correia I.J., Gil M.H., Simões P.N. Poly(ester amide)s based on (L)-lactic acid oligomers and α-amino acids: influence of the α-amino acid side chain in the poly(ester amide)s properties. Journal of Biomaterials Science: Polymer Edition. 2013. 24(12): 1391-1409. Doi: 10.1080/09205063.2012.762293
[45] Silva E.R., Coelho J.F.J., Bordado J.C. Strength improvement of mortar composites reinforced with newly hybrid-blended fibres: Influence of fibres geometry and morphology. Construction and Building Materials. 2013. 40: 473–480. DOI: 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2012.11.017
[44] Rocha N., Mendonça P.V., Mendes J.P., Simões P.N., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J. Facile synthesis of well defined telechelic alkyne-terminated polystyrene in polar media using ATRP with mixed Fe/Cu transition metal catalyst. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 2013. 214(1): 76-84. DOI: 10.1002/macp.201200352
[43] Rocha N., Coelho J.F.J., Cardoso P.M.L., Barros B., Gonçalves P.M., Gil M.H., Guthrie J.T. Deviation from the Theoretical Predictions in the Synthesis of Amphiphilic Block Copolymers in a Wide Range of Compositions Based on Poly(vinyl chloride) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Living Radical Polymerization in Suspension Medium. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2013. 127(5): 3407-3417. DOI: 10.1002/app.37519
[42] Sousa A.F., Matos M., Freire C.S.R., Silvestre A.J.D., Coelho J.F.J. New copolymers derived from terephthalic and 2,5-furandicarboxylic acids: a step forward in the development of biobased polyesters. Polymer. 2013. 54(2): 513-519. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2012.11.081

2012

[41] Rodrigues I.V., Coelho J.F.J., Carvalho M.G. Isolation and valorization of vegetable proteins: methods, limitations and potential. Journal of Food Engineering. 2012. 109(3) 337-346. DOI: 10.1016/j.jfoodeng.2011.10.027
[40] Coelho J.F.J., Fonseca A.C., Goncalves P.M.O.F., Popov A.V., Gil M.H. Scaling-up of Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by single electron transfer-degenerative chain transfer mediated living radical polymerization in water media-II: High molecular weight-ultra stable PVC. Chemical Engineering Science. 2012. 69(1): 122-128. DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2011.10.008
[39] Dias A.M.A., Marceneiro S., Braga M.E.M., Coelho J.F.J., Ferreira A.G.M., Simões P.N., Veiga I.M., Tomé L.C., Marrucho I.M., Esperança J.M.S.S., Matias A.A., Duarte C.M.M., Rebelo L.M., de Sousa H.C. Phosphonium-based ionic liquids as for biomedical grade poly(vinyl chloride). Acta Biomaterialia. 2012. 8(3): 1366-1379. DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2011.10.034
[38] Duarte A.P., Coelho J.F.J., Bordado J.C., Cidade M.T., Gil M.H. Surgical adhesives: Systematic review of the main types and development forecast. Progress in Polymer Science. 2012. 37(8): 1031-1050. DOI: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2011.12.003
[37] Guliashvili T., Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Popov A.V., Coelho J.F.J. Copper-Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in Polar Solvents: Insight into Some Relevant Mechanistic Aspects. Chemistry – A European Journal. 2012. 18(15): 4607-4612. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201102183
[36] Abreu C.M.R., Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Popov A.V., Gryn’ova G., Coote M.L., Guliashvili T. Reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer polymerization of vinyl chloride. Macromolecules. 2012. 45(5): 2200-2208. DOI: 10.1021/ma300064j
[35] Abreu C.M.R., Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T. Accelerated ambient-temperature ATRP of methyl acrylate in alcohol/water solutions with mixed transition metal catalyst system. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 2012. 213(16): 1677-1687. DOI: 10.1002/macp.201200187
[34] Abreu C.M.R., Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Popov A.V., Matyjaszewski K., Guliashvili T., Coelho J.F.J. Inorganic Sulfites: Efficient Reducing Agents and Supplemental Activators for Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization. ACS Macro Letters. 2012. 1(11): 1308-1311. DOI: 10.1021/mz300458x

2011

[33] Maia J., Carvalho R.A., Coelho J.F.J., Simões P.N., Gil M.H. Insight on the periodate oxidation of dextran and its structural vicissitudes. Polymer. 2011. 52(2): 258-265. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2010.11.058
[32] Mendonça P.V., Serra A.C., Coelho J.F.J., Popov A.V., Guliashvili T. Ambient Temperature Rapid ATRP of Methyl Acrylate, Methyl Methacrylate and Styrene in Polar Solvents with Mixed Transition Metal Catalyst System. European Polymer Journal. 2011. 47(7): 1460-1466. DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2011.03.014
[31] Coelho J.F.J., Fonseca A.C., Góis J.R., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Popov A.V., Gil M.H. Scaling-up of Poly(vinyl chloride) Prepared by Single Electron Transfer Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in Water Media: 1) Low Molecular Weight. Kinetic Analysis. Chemical Engineering Journal. 2011. 169(1-3): 398-413. DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2011.03.023
[30] Coelho J.F.J., Fonseca A.C., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Popov A.V., Gil M.H. Particle features and morphology of poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by living radical polymerization in aqueous media. Insight about particle formation mechanism. Polymer. 2011. 52(14): 2998-3010. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2011.05.014

2010

[29] Coelho J.F.J., Góis J.R., Fonseca A.C., Gil M.H. Modification of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-co-poly(3-hydroxyvalerate) with Natural Rubber. Journal Applied Polymer Science. 2010. 116(2): 718-726. DOI: 10.1002/app.31465
[28] Carreira A.S., Gonçalves F.A.M.M., Mendonça P.V., Gil M.H., Coelho J.F.J. Temperature and pH responsive polymers based on chitosan: applications and new graft copolymerization strategies based on living radical polymerization. Carbohydrate Polymers. 2010. 80(3): 618-630. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2009.12.047
[27] Coelho J.F.J., Ferreira P.C., Alves P., Cordeiro R.A., Fonseca A.C., Góis J.R., Gil M.H. Drug delivery systems: advanced technologies potentially applicable in personalized treatments. EPMA Journal. 2010. 1(1): 164-209. DOI: 10.1007/s13167-010-0001-x
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2009

[26] Coelho J.F.J., Mendonça P.V., Percev V., Popov A.V., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Synthesis of High Glass Transition Temperature Copolymers based on Poly(Vinyl Chloride) via Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride in Water. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2009. 47(24): 7021-7031. DOI: 10.1002/pola.23741
[25] Rocha N., Coelho J.F.J., Fonseca A.C., Kazlauciunas A., Gil M.H., Gonçalves P.M., Guthrie J.T. Poly(vinyl chloride) and wood flour press mould composites: new bonding strategies. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2009. 113(4): 2727-2738. DOI: 10.1002/app.30419
[24] Alves P., Coelho J.F.J., Hacek J., Rota A., Bruinink A., Gil M.H. Surface modification and characterization of thermoplastic polyurethane. European Polymer Journal. 2009. 45(5): 1412-1419. DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2009.02.011
[23] Simões P.N., Coelho J.F.J., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Comparative non-isothermal kinetic analysis of thermal degradation of poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by living and conventional free radical polymerization methods. European Polymer Journal. 2009. 45(7): 1949-1959. DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2009.04.021
[22] Coelho J.F.J., Góis J., Fonseca A.C., Carvalho R.A., Popov A.V., Percec V., Gil M.H. Synthesis of Poly(2-methoxyethyl acrylate) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Transfer Living Radical Polymerization catalyzed by Na2S2O4 in Water. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2009. 47(17): 4454-4463. DOI: 10.1002/pola.23548

2008

[21] Coelho J.F.J., Carvalho E.Y., Marques D.S., Popov A.V., Percec V., Gonçalves P.M.F.O., Gil M.H. Synthesis of poly(ethyl acrylate) by single electron transfer-degenerative chain transfer living radical polymerization in water catalyzed by Na2S2O4. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2008. 46(2): 421-432. DOI: 10.1002/pola.22393
[20] Coelho J.F.J., Simões P.N., Mendonça P.V., Fonseca A.C., Gil M.H. Thermal Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride) samples prepared by Living Radical Polymerization. Comparison with Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by Free Radical Polymerization. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2008. 109: 2729-2736. DOI: 10.1002/app.28318
[19] Vieira A.P., Ferreira P., Coelho J.F.J., Gil M.H. Photocrosslinkable starch-based for ophtalmologic drug delivery. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 2008. 43(4): 325-332. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2008.06.002
[18] Coelho J.F.J., Ferreira P., Gil M.H. New approaches in drug delivery systems: application for diabetes treatment. Infectious Disorders – Drug Targets. 2008. 8(2): 119-128. DOI: 10.2174/187152608784746556
[17] Ferreira P., Coelho J.F.J., Gil M.H. Development of a new photopolymerizable biodegradable Bioadhesive. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 2008. 352(1-2): 172-181. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2007.10.026
[16] Coelho J.F.J., Carvalho E.Y., Marques D.S., Percev V., Popov A.V., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Influence of the isomeric structures of Butyl Acrylate on its Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical in Water Catalyzed by Na2S2O4. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2008. 46(19): 6542-6551. DOI: 10.1002/pola.22963

2007

[15] Ferreira P., Pereira R., Coelho J.F.J., Silva A.F.M., Gil M.H. Modification of the biopolymer castor oil with free isocyanate groups to be applied as Bioadhesive. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 2007. 40(2): 144-152. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2006.06.023
[14] Ferreira P., Coelho J.F.J., Pereira R., Silva A.F.M., Gil M.H. Synthesis and characterization of poly(ethylene glycol) prepolymer to be applied as bioadhesive. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 2007. 105(2): 593-601. DOI: 10.1002/app.26206
[13] Coelho J.F.J., Carvalho E.Y., Marques D.S., Popov A.V., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Synthesis of Poly(Lauryl Acrylate) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization catalyzed by Na2S2O4 in Water. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. 2007. 208(11): 1218-227. DOI: 10.1002/macp.200700015

2006

[12] Coelho J.F.J., Alves P., Monteiro J., Castro M.M., Abreu M., Gonçalves P., Gil M.H. Scale-up of Poly(Vinyl Chloride)-b-Poly(n-Butyl Acrylate)-b-Poly(Vinyl Chloride) prepared by Living Radical Polymerization. Materials Science Forum. 2006. 515: 975-979. Doi: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.514-516.975
[11] Santos K.S.C.R., Coelho J.F.J., Ferreira P., Pinto I., Lorenzetti S., Ferreira E.I., Higa O., Gil M.H. Synthesis and characterization of membranes obtained by graft copolimerization of 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate and acrylic acid onto chitosan. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 2006. 310(1-2): 37-45. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2005.11.019
[10] Coelho J.F.J., Gonçalves P., Miranda D., Gil M.H. Characterization of suspension Poly(vinyl chloride) resins and narrow Polystyrene standards by size exclusion chromatography with multiple detectors: online right angle laser-light scattering and differential viscometric detectors. European Polymer Journal. 2006. 42(4): 751-763. DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2005.09.023
[9] Coelho J.F.J., Silva A.M.F.P., Popov A.V., Percec V., Abreu M.V., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Single electron transfer-degenerative chain transfer living radical polymerization of N-Butyl Acrylate in water media. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2006. 44(9): 2809-2825. DOI: 10.1002/pola.21389
[8] Coelho J.F.J.,  Silva A.M.F.P., Popov A.V., Percec V., Abreu M.V., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Synthesis of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(n-butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) by the Competitive Single-Electron Transfer/Degenerative-Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in water. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2006. 44: 3001-3008
[7] Ferreira P., Coelho J.F.J., Santos K.S.C.R., Ferreira E.I., Gil M.H. Thermal characterization of chitosan grafted membranes to be used as wound dressings. Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry. 2006. 25(2-3): 233-251. DOI: 10.1080/07328300600734085
[6] Coelho J.F.J., Carreira M., Popov A.V., Percec V., Abreu M.V., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Processability and Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(n-butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by Living Radical Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride. Comparison with a flexible commercial resin formulation prepared with PVC and Dioctyl Phthalate. Journal of Vinyl Additive and Technology. 2006. 12(4): 156-165. Doi: 10.1002/vnl.20088
[5] Coelho J.F.J, Carreira M., Popov A.V., Gonçalves P.M.O.F., Gil M.H. Thermal and Mechanical Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) obtained by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization in water. European Polymer Journal. 2006. 42(10): 2313-2319. DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2006.05.023

2005

[4] Percec V., Popov A.V., Ramirez-Castillo E., Coelho J.F.J, Hinojosa-Falcon L.A. Phase Transfer Catalyzed Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (PTC-SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride Catalyzed by Sodium Dithionate and Initiated with Iodoform in Water at 43°C. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2005. 43(4): 779-788. DOI: 10.1002/pola.20544
[3] Percec V., Popov A.V., Ramirez-Castillo E., Coelho J.F.J. Single Electron Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride Initiated with Methylene Iodide and Catalyzed by Sodium Dithionate. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2005. 43(4): 773-778. DOI: 10.1002/pola.20543
[2] Percec V., Guliashvili T., Popov A.V., Ramirez-Castillo E., Coelho J.F.J, Hinojosa-Falcon L.A. Accelerated synthesis of poly(methyl methacrylate)-b-poly(vinyl chloride)-b-poly(methyl methacrylate) block copolymers by the CuCl/Tris(2-dimethylaminoethyl)amine-catalyzed living radical block copolymerization of methyl methacrylate initiated with α,ω-Di(iodo) poly(vinyl chloride) in dimethyl sulfoxide at 90°C. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2005. 43(8): 1649-1659. DOI: 10.1002/pola.20616

2004

[1] Percec V., Popov A.V., Ramirez-Castillo E., Coelho J.F.J., Hinojosa-Falcon L.A. Non-Transition Metal Catalyzed Living Radical Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride Initiated with Iodoform in Water at 25ºC. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2004. 42(24): 6267-6282. DOI: 10.1002/pola.20481