Book Chapters

Bio-functional textiles

Liu, S., & Sun, G. (2011). Bio-functional textiles. In Handbook of medical textiles (pp. 336-359).

Peer-reviewed articles

EDTA-Na3 Functionalized Fe3O4 Nanoparticles: Grafting Density Control for MRSA Eradication. Dalton Transactions, 2019, accepted (Impact Factor: 4.099).

Manna, P.K.; Nickel, R.; Li, J; Wroczynskyj, Y.; Yathindranath, V.; Liu, S.; van Lierop, J.* EDTA-Na3 Functionalized Fe3O4 Nanoparticles: Grafting Density Control for MRSA Eradication. Read More

Lipase-Responsive Electrospun Theranostic Wound Dressing for Simultaneous Recognition and Treatment of Wound Infection

Singh, H; Li, W; Kazemian, M.; Yang, R.; Yang, C.; Logsetty, S.; Liu, S (2019). Lipase-Responsive Electrospun Theranostic Wound Dressing for Simultaneous Recognition and Treatment of Read More

A new tool to attack biofilms: Driving magnetic iron-oxide nanoparticles to disrupt the matrix. Nanoscale, 2019 (Impact Factor: 7.233).

Li, J.; Nickel, R.; Wu, Jiandong.; Lin, F.; van Lierop, J.; Liu, S.* (2019) A new tool to attack biofilms: Driving magnetic iron-oxide nanoparticles to Read More

Bacteria-Responsive Single and Core–Shell Nanofibrous Membranes Based on Polycaprolactone/Poly(ethylene succinate) for On-Demand Release of Biocides

Abdali, Z.; Logsetty, S.; Liu, S.* Bacteria-Responsive Single and Core–Shell Nanofibrous Membranes Based on Polycaprolactone/Poly(ethylene succinate) for On-Demand Release of Biocides. ACS Omega, 2019, 4 (2), pp Read More

Properties of an Ideal Burn Dressing: A Survey of Burn Survivors and Front-line Burn Healthcare Providers. Burns, 2018; 45(2): 364-368. (Impact Factor: 1.904)

Carta, T., Gawaziuk, J. P., Diaz-Abele, J., Liu, S., Jeschke, M., & Logsetty, S. (2019). Properties of an ideal burn dressing: A survey of burn Read More

Design and development of pH-responsive polyurethane membranes for intravaginal release of nanomedicines. Acta biomaterialia, 2018; 82:12-23 (Impact Factor: 6.383)

Kim, S., Traore, Y. L., Ho, E. A., Shafiq, M., Kim, S. H., & Liu, S. (2018). Design and development of pH-responsive polyurethane membranes for Read More

Enabling electrospinning of medium-chain length polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) by blending with short-chain length PHAs. International Journal of Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials, 2018, 68(9):499-509 (Impact Factor: 2.127)

Li, W., Cicek, N., Levin, D. B., & Liu, S. (2018). Enabling electrospinning of medium-chain length polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) by blending with short-chain length PHAs. International Read More

Development of novel microparticles for effective delivery of thymol and lauric acid to pig intestinal tract. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2018; 66(37): 9608-9615 (Impact Factor: 3.412)

Omonijo, F. A., Kim, S., Guo, T., Wang, Q., Gong, J., Lahaye, L., … & Yang, C. (2018). Development of Novel Microparticles for Effective Delivery Read More

New Generation of N-Chloramine/QAC Composite Biocides: Efficient Antimicrobial Agents To Target Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in the Presence of Organic Load

Ghanbar, S., Kazemian, M. R., & Liu, S. (2018). New Generation of N-Chloramine/QAC Composite Biocides: Efficient Antimicrobial Agents To Target Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in the Presence Read More

Switchable On-Demand Release of a Nanocarrier from a Segmented Reservoir Type Intravaginal Ring Filled with a pH-Responsive Supramolecular Polyurethane Hydrogel

Kim, S., Traore, Y. L., Chen, Y., Ho, E. A., & Liu, S. (2018). Switchable On-Demand Release of a Nanocarrier from a Segmented Reservoir Type Read More

Innovative drugs, chemicals, and enzymes within the animal production chain. Veterinary Research, 2018; 49(1):71-87 (Impact Factor: 2.903)

Hassan, Y. I., Lahaye, L., Gong, M. M., Peng, J., Gong, J., Liu, S., … & Yang, C. (2018). Innovative drugs, chemicals, and enzymes within Read More

Salinomycin-loaded nanofibers for glioblastoma therapy. Scientific Reports, 2018; 8:9377-86 (Impact Factor: 4.122)

Norouzi, M., Abdali, Z., Liu, S., & Miller, D. W. (2018). Salinomycin-loaded Nanofibers for Glioblastoma Therapy. Scientific reports, 8(1), 9377.

Rate of contamination of hospital privacy curtains in a burns/plastic ward: A longitudinal study study. American Journal of Infection Control, 2018; 46(9):1019-21. (Impact Factor: 1.929)

Shek, K., Patidar, R., Kohja, Z., Liu, S., Gawaziuk, J. P., Gawthrop, M., … & Logsetty, S. (2018). Rate of contamination of hospital privacy curtains Read More

Smart biostable polyurethane biomaterials for long-term implantable biomedical application. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 2018; 4(5): 1479-1490 (Impact Factor: 4.432)

Kim, S., & Liu, S. (2018). Smart and biostable polyurethanes for long-term implants. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 4(5), 1479-1490.

Simple, hackable size and shape selective amine-functionalized Fe- oxide nanoparticles for biomedical applications. Langmuir, 2018; 34(8): 2778-2757 (Impact Factor: 3.789)

Manna, P. K., Nickel, R., Wroczynskyj, Y., Yathindranath, V., Li, J., Liu, S., … & van Lierop, J. (2018). Simple, Hackable, Size-Selective, Amine-Functionalized Fe-Oxide Nanoparticles Read More

A new strategy for battling bacterial resistance: turning potent, non-selectively and potentially non-resistance-inducing biocides into selective ones. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, 2018; 14(2):471-481 (Impact Factor: 6.5)

Ghanbar, S., Fumakia, M., Ho, E. A., & Liu, S. (2018). A new strategy for battling bacterial resistance: Turning potent, non-selective and potentially non-resistance-inducing biocides Read More

In vitro measurements of burn dressing adherence and the effect of interventions on reducing adherence. Burns, 2017; 43(5):1002-1010 (Impact Factor: 2.134)

Brichacek, M., Ning, C., Gawaziuk, J. P., Liu, S., & Logsetty, S. (2017). In vitro measurements of burn dressing adherence and the effect of interventions Read More

Rate of contamination of hospital privacy curtains on a burns and plastic surgery ward: a cross-sectional study. Journal of Hospital Infection, 2017; 96(1):54-58. (Impact Factor: 3.354)

Shek, K., Patidar, R., Kohja, Z., Liu, S., Gawaziuk, J. P., Gawthrop, M., … & Logsetty, S. (2017). Rate of contamination of hospital privacy curtains Read More

Reversibly pH-responsive polyurethane membranes for on-demand intravaginal drug delivery. Acta biomaterialia, 2017; 47(1):100-112 (Impact Factor: 6.383)

Kim, S., Chen, Y., Ho, E. A., & Liu, S. (2017). Reversibly pH-responsive polyurethane membranes for on-demand intravaginal drug delivery. Acta biomaterialia, 47, 100-112.

Antibacterial surface design–Contact kill. Progress in Surface Science, 2016; 91(3):136-153 (Impact Factor: 9)

Kaur, R., & Liu, S. (2016). Antibacterial surface design–Contact kill. Progress in Surface Science, 91(3), 136-153.

Imparting commercial antimicrobial dressings with low-adherence to burn wounds. Burns, 2016; 42(4): 877-883 (Impact Factor: 2.134)

Asghari, S., Logsetty, S., & Liu, S. (2016). Imparting commercial antimicrobial dressings with low-adherence to burn wounds. Burns, 42(4), 877-883.

Quaternized N-chloramine coated magnetic nanoparticles: a trifecta of superior antibacterial activity, minimal residual toxicity and rapid site removal. RSC advances, 2016; 6: 65837-65846 (Impact Factor: 2.936)

Rahma, H., Nickel, R., Skoropata, E., Wroczynskyj, Y., Rutley, C., Manna, P. K., … & Liu, S. (2016). Quaternized N-chloramine coated magnetic nanoparticles: a trifecta Read More

Controlled in situ formation of polyacrylamide hydrogel on PET surface via SI-ARGET-ATRP for wound dressings. Applied Surface Science, 2015; 349: 695-704 (Impact Factor: 4.439)

Pour, S. N., Ghugare, S. V., Wiens, R., Gough, K., & Liu, S. (2015). Controlled in situ formation of polyacrylamide hydrogel on PET surface via Read More

Use of mineral oil Fleet enema for the removal of a large tar burn: A case report. Burns, 2014; 41(2):e11-4 (Impact Factor: 2.134)

Carta, T., Gawaziuk, J., Liu, S., & Logsetty, S. (2015). Use of mineral oil Fleet enema for the removal of a large tar burn: A Read More

Versatile surface biofunctionalization of poly (ethylene terephthalate) by interpenetrating polymerization of a butynyl monomer followed by “Click Chemistry”. Polymer 2012; 53(1): 67-78. (Journal Impact Factor: 3.684)

Li, L., Zhao, N., & Liu, S. (2012). Versatile surface biofunctionalization of poly (ethylene terephthalate) by interpenetrating polymerization of a butynyl monomer followed by “Click Read More

Enhanced antibacterial activity of new “composite” biocides with both N-chloramine and quaternary ammonium moieties. RSC advances, 2015; 5: 93877-93887 (Impact Factor: 2.936)

Ning, C., Li, L., Logsetty, S., Ghanbar, S., Guo, M., Ens, W., & Liu, S. (2015). Enhanced antibacterial activity of new “composite” biocides with both Read More

Effect of hydrogel grafting, water and surfactant wetting on the adherence of PET wound dressings. Burns, 2014; 40: 1164-1171. (Impact Factor: 2.134)

Ning, C. C., Logsetty, S., Ghughare, S., & Liu, S. (2014). Effect of hydrogel grafting, water and surfactant wetting on the adherence of PET wound Read More

Layer-by-layer assembly of epidermal growth factors on polyurethane films for wound closure. Journal of Biomaterials Applications, 2014; 29(2): 278-290. (Impact Factor: 2.082)

Kulkarni, A., Diehl-Jones, W., Ghanbar, S., & Liu, S. (2014). Layer-by-layer assembly of epidermal growth factors on polyurethane films for wound closure. Journal of biomaterials Read More

Polyurethane (PU)-derived photoactive and copper-free clickable surface based on perfluorophenyl azide (PFPA) chemistry. Journal of Material Chemistry B, 2013; 1: 571–582. (Impact Factor: 4.776)

Li, L., Li, J., Kulkarni, A., & Liu, S. (2013). Polyurethane (PU)-derived photoactive and copper-free clickable surface based on perfluorophenyl azide (PFPA) chemistry. Journal of Read More

Surface engineering of poly (ethylene terephthalate) for durable hemocompatibility via a surface interpenetrating network technique. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2012; 213(20): 2120–2129. (Impact Factor: 2.492)

Li, J., Lin, F., Li, L., Li, J., & Liu, S. (2012). Surface engineering of poly (ethylene terephthalate) for durable hemocompatibility via a surface interpenetrating Read More

Surfactant‐Free One‐Step Synthesis of Dual‐Functional Polyurea Microcapsules: Contact Infection Control and Drug Delivery. Advanced Functional Materials, 2012; 22(19): 4023-31. (Impact Factor: 13.325)

He, W., Gu, X., & Liu, S. (2012). Surfactant‐Free One‐Step Synthesis of Dual‐Functional Polyurea Microcapsules: Contact Infection Control and Drug Delivery. Advanced Functional Materials, 22(19), Read More

New Biocide with Both N‐Chloramine and Quaternary Ammonium Moieties Exerts Enhanced Bactericidal Activity. Advanced Healthcare Materials, 2012; 1(5): 609-620. (Impact Factor: 5.609)

Li, L., Pu, T., Zhanel, G., Zhao, N., Ens, W., & Liu, S. (2012). New Biocide with Both N‐Chloramine and Quaternary Ammonium Moieties Exerts Enhanced Read More

Durability of Amide N-Chloramine Biocides to Ethylene Oxide Sterilization. Journal of Burn Care and Research, 2012; 33(4): e201-6 (Impact Factor: 1.923)

Zhao, N., Logsetty, S., & Liu, S. (2012). Durability of Amide N-Chloramine Biocides to Ethylene Oxide Sterilization. Journal of Burn Care & Research, 33(4), e201-e206.

Thermoplastic semi-IPN of polypropylene (PP) and polymeric N-halamine for efficient and durable antibacterial activity. European Polymer Journal, 2011; 47 (8): 1654-1663. (Impact Factor: 3.741)

Zhao, N., & Liu, S. (2011). Thermoplastic semi-IPN of polypropylene (PP) and polymeric N-halamine for efficient and durable antibacterial activity. European Polymer Journal, 47(8), 1654-1663.

Regenerability of antibacterial activity of interpenetrating polymeric N‐halamine and poly (ethylene terephthalate). Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2011; 120(1): 611–622. (Impact Factor: 1.86)

Zhao, N., Zhanel, G. G., & Liu, S. (2011). Regenerability of antibacterial activity of interpenetrating polymeric N‐halamine and poly (ethylene terephthalate). Journal of Applied Polymer Read More

Surface interpenetrating networks of poly (ethylene terephthalate) and polyamides for effective biocidal properties. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2010; 211(3): 286-96. (Impact Factor: 2.492)

Liu, S., Zhao, N., & Rudenja, S. (2010). Surface interpenetrating networks of poly (ethylene terephthalate) and polyamides for effective biocidal properties. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Read More

Surface interpenetrating networks of polyacrylamide in poly (ethylene terephthalate) as a means of surface modification. European Polymer Journal, 2010; 46(10): 2078-2084. (Impact Factor: 3.741)

Rudenja, S., Zhao, N., & Liu, S. (2010). Surface interpenetrating networks of polyacrylamide in poly (ethylene terephthalate) as a means of surface modification. European Polymer Read More

New refreshable N-halamine polymeric biocides: N-chlorination of acyclic amide grafted cellulose. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2009; 48(2): 613-618. (Impact Factor: 3.141)

Liu, S., & Sun, G. (2009). New refreshable N-halamine polymeric biocides: N-chlorination of acyclic amide grafted cellulose. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 48(2), 613-618.

Functional modification of poly (ethylene terephthalate) with an allyl monomer: Chemistry and structure characterization. Polymer 2008; 49(24): 5225-5232. (Impact Factor: 3.483)

Liu, S., & Sun, G. (2008). Functional modification of poly (ethylene terephthalate) with an allyl monomer: Chemistry and structure characterization. Polymer, 49(24), 5225-5232.

Biocidal acyclic halamine polymers: Conversion of acrylamide‐grafted‐cotton to acyclic halamine. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2008; 108(6): 3480-3486. (Impact Factor: 1.86)

Liu, S., & Sun, G. (2008). Biocidal acyclic halamine polymers: Conversion of acrylamide‐grafted‐cotton to acyclic halamine. Journal of applied polymer science, 108(6), 3480-3486.

Radical graft functional modification of cellulose with allyl monomers: Chemistry and structure characterization. Carbohydrate Polymers, 2008; 71(4): 614-625. (Impact Factor: 5.158)

Liu, S., & Sun, G. (2008). Radical graft functional modification of cellulose with allyl monomers: Chemistry and structure characterization. Carbohydrate polymers, 71(4), 614-625.

Durable and regenerable biocidal polymers: acyclic N-halamine cotton cellulose. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2006; 45: 6477-6482. (Impact Factor: 3.141)

Liu, S., & Sun, G. (2006). Durable and regenerable biocidal polymers: acyclic N-halamine cotton cellulose. Industrial & engineering chemistry research, 45(19), 6477-6482.

Conference Presentation

Radical grafting polymerization of allyl-and acryl-monomers onto textile polymers: Preparation and characterization

Liu, S., & Sun, G. (2006). Radical grafting polymerization of allyl‐and acryl‐monomers onto textile polymers: Preparation and characterization. Polym Prepr (Am Chem Soc Div Polym Read More

Patents

Compounds, polymers and coating formulations that comprise at least one N-halamine precursor, a cationic center and a coating incorporation group

Wolff, Z. J., Ghanbar, S., Tessier, D., Ning, C., Van Leeuwen, J., Dubiel, M., … & Liu, S. (2018). U.S. Patent Application No. 15/768,824.

Biocidal coatings and methods for making same

Liu, S. (2018). U.S. Patent Application No. 15/798,131.

Non-adherent hydrogel coating for wound dressings and methods for making the same

Logsetty, S., & Liu, S. (2016). U.S. Patent Application No. 15/026,191

Biocidal compounds and methods for using same

Liu, S. (2015). U.S. Patent Application No. 14/398,926.

Protective barrier having self-decontaminating properties

Liu, S. (2011). U.S. Patent Application No. 12/937,699.
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