Publications 2020

[46 ] Self-assembly of Block Copolymers into Internally ordered Microparticles
C.K. Wong, X. Qiang, A.H. Müller, A.H. Gröschel*
Prog. Polym. Sci., 2020.


Publications 2019

[45] Multicompartment Microparticles with Patchy Topography through Solvent-Adsorption Annealing
X. Qiang, A. Steinhaus, D. Xuezhi, A.H. Gröschel*
ACS Macro Lett. 2019, 8, 1654-1659.
[44] Syntheses, structures and catalytic activity of tetranuclear Mg complexes in the ROP of cyclic esters
S. Gosh,C. Wölper, A. Tjaberings,  A. H. Gröschel*, S. Schulz*
Dalton Trans. 2019, 8 (7), 951-960.;
[43] Kinetics of Anionic Living Copolymerization of Isoprene and Styrene Using in Situ NIR Spectroscopy
M. Steube, T. Johann, M. Plank, S. Tjaberings, A.H. Gröschel, M. Gallei, H. Frey, and A.H. E. Müller
Macromolecules 2019, 52 (23), 9299-9310.
[42] Heterolepic β‐Ketoiminate Zinc Phenoxide Complexes as Efficient Catalysts for the Ring Opening Polymerization of Lactide
S. Gosh, P. M. Schäfer, D. Dittrich, C. Scheiper, P. Steiniger, G. Fink, A. N. Ksiazkiewicz, A. Tjaberings, C. Wölper, A. H. Gröschel, A. Pich*, S. Herres‐Pawlis*, S. Schulz*
ChemistryOpen 2019, 8, 1-11.;
[41] Janus Nanostructures from ABC/B Triblock Terpolymer Blends
A. Steinhaus, D. Srivastva, A. Nikoubashman*, A.H. Gröschel*
Polymers 2019, 11, 1107.;
[40] Self-assembbly of multiblock copolymers
X. Qiang, R. Chakroun, N. Janoszka, A.H. Gröschel*
Israel J Chem 2019,;









[39] Confinement Assembly of ABC Triblock Terpolymers for the High-Yield Synthesis of Janus Nanorings
A. Steinhaus, R. Chakroun, M. Müllner, T.-L. Nghiem, M. Hildebrandt, A.H. Gröschel*
ACS Nano 2019, 13, 6269-6278.;







[38] Template‐free synthesis and selective filling of Janus nanocups
X. Qiang, A. Steinhaus, R. Chakroun, C. Chen, A.H. Gröschel*
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 21, 7122-7126.
Highlighted in ChemistryViews here
Press release @University of Duisburg-Essen here







[37] Active structuring with colloids through field-driven self-assembly
V. Liljeström*, C. Chen, P. Dommersnes, J.O. Fossum, A.H. Gröschel*
Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci. 2019, 40, 2541.







Publications 2018

[36] Block copolymer-directed synthesis of porous anatase for lithium-ion battery electrodes
O. F. McRae, Q. Xia, S. Tjaberings, A.H. Gröschel, C. D. Ling*, M. Müllner*
J. Polym. Sci. A. 2018. doi.10.1002/pola.29312




[35] Supramolecular Modification of ABC Triblock Terpolymers in Confinement Assembly
G. Quintieri, M. Saccone, M. Spengler, M. Giese,* A.H. Gröschel*
Nanomaterials 2018, 8(12), 1029.









[34] Polymer Nanowires with Highly Precise Internal Morphology and Topography
T. Pelras, C. S. Mahon, N. Nonappa, O. Ikkala, A.H. Gröschel and M. Müllner
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140 (40), 12736-12740. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b08870







[33] Multifunctional stimuli-responsive cellulose nanocrystals via dual surface modification with genetically engineered elastin-like polypeptides and poly(acrylic acid)
J.-M. Malho*, J. Brand, G. Pecastaings, J. Ruokolainen, A.H. Gröschel, G. Sèbe, E. Garanger*, S. Lecommandoux
ACS Macro Lett. 2018, 7, 646-650. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.8b00321






[32] Self-assembly of diblock molecular polymer brushes in the spherical confinement of nanoemulsion droplets
A. Steinhaus, T. Pelras, R. Chakroun, A.H. Gröschel*, M. Müllner*
Macromole. Rapid Commun. 2018, 12, 3149-3158.





[31] Block Copolymer Micelles for Photonic Fluids and Crystals
Mikko Poutanen, Giulia Guidetti, Tina I. Gröschel, Oleg Borisov, Silvia Vignolini, Olli Ikkala*, A. H. Gröschel*
ACS Nano 2018, 12, 3149-3158. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b09070






[30] Advanced Materials through Assembly of Nanocellulose
E. Kontturi, P. Laaksonen, M. Linder, Nonappa, A.H. Gröschel, O. J. Rojas, O. Ikkala*
Adv. Mater. 2018, 24, 1703779.








[29] Supracolloidal Chains of Patchy Micelles in Water
T.-L. Nghiem, T.I. Löbling, A.H. Gröschel*
Poly. Chem. 2018, 9, 1583-1592. DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01832K (invited Emerging Investigators)






[28] Polymer brush guided templating on well-defined rod-like cellulose nanocrystals
M. Morits, V. Hynninen, Nonappa, O. Ikkala, A.H. Gröschel, Markus Müllner*
Polym. Chem.
2018, 9, 1650-1657 (invited, Emerging Investigators).
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01814B








Publications 2017

[26] Polymer Brushes on Cellulose Nanofibers: Modification, SI-ATRP, and Unexpected Degradation Processes
M. Morits, J. R. McKee, J. Majoinen, J.-M. Malho, N. Houbenov, J. Seitsonen, J. Laine, A.H. Gröschel*, O. Ikkala*
ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2017, 5 (9), 7642–7650 DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b00972








[25] Block copolymer micelles with inverted morphologies
A.H. Gröschel*, A. Walther*
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 10992-10994 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201703765







[24] Toughness and Fracture Properties in Nacre-mimetic Clay/Polymer Nanocomposites
M. Moritz, T. Verho, J. Sorvari, V. Liljestrom, M. Kostiainen, A.H. Gröschel*, O. Ikkala*
Adv. Funct. Mater. 2017, 27, 1605378 DOI: 10.1002/adfm.20160537









Publications 2016

[23] Rod-like Nanoperticles with striped and helical topography
J.-M. Malho, M. Moritz, T. I. Löbling, J. Majoinen, Nonappa, O. Ikkala*, A.H. Gröschel*
ACS Macro Lett. 2016, 5, 1185-1190 DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.6b00645







[22] Controlling Multicompartment Morphologies using Solvent Conditions and Chemical Modification
T. I. Löbling, O.Ikkala, A.H. Gröschel*, A.H.E. Müller*
ACS Macro Lett. 2016, 5, 1044–1048 DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.6b00559








[21] Controlling the shape of Janus nanostructures through supramolecular modification of ABC terpolymer bulk morphologies
P. Heikkataipale, T. I. Löbling, M. Poutanen, A. Priimagi, V. Abetz, O.Ikkala*, A.H. Gröschel*
Polymer 2016, 107, 456-465 DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.05.076 (Invited Article)





[20] Rational design of ABC triblock terpolymer solution nanostructures with controlled patch morphology
T. I. Löbling, O. Borisov, J. S. Haataja, O. Ikkala*, A. H. Gröschel*, A. H. E. Müller*
Nat. Commun. 2016, 7, 1209 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12097










[19] “Patchy" carbon nanotubes as efficient compatibilizers for polymer blends
T. Gegenhuber, M. Krekhova, J. Schöbel, A. H. Gröschel*, H. Schmalz*
ACS Macro Lett. 2016, 5, 306–310 DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.6b00033










Publications 2015

[18] Noncovalent grafting of carbon nanotubes with triblock terpolymers: Toward patchy 1D hybrids
T. Gegenhuber, A.H. Gröschel, T. I. Löbling, M. Drechsler, S. Ehlert, S. Förster, H. Schmalz*
Macromolecules 2015, 48, 1767–1776 DOI: 10.1021/ma5023378 (Selected as Cover for issue 6 2015)








[17] Self-assembly concepts for multicompartment nanostructures
A.H. Gröschel*, A.H.E. Müller*
2015, 7, 11841–11876DOI: 10.1039/C5NR02448J (Invited review article)








[16] Bulk morphologies of polystyrene-block-polybutadiene-block-poly(tert-butyl methacrylate triblock terpolymers
T.I. Löbling, P. Hiekkataipale, A. Hanisch, F. Bennet, H. Schmalz, O. Ikkala, A.H. Gröschel*, A.H.E. Müller*
2015, 18, 479–489 DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2015.02.025


Publications 2014

[15] Hidden structural features of multicompartment micelles revealed by cryogenic transmission electron tomography
T.I. Löbling, J. Haataja, C. Synatschke, F.H. Schacher, M. Förtsch, A. Hanisch, A.H. Gröschel* and A.H.E. Müller*
ACS Nano 2014, 8, 11330–11340 DOI: 10.1021/nn504197y
Highlighted in a perspective article: ACS Nano, 2014, 8, 11030-11034









[14] The Impact of Janus nanoparticles on immiscible polymer blends under technologically relevant conditions
R. Bahrami, T.I. Löbling, A.H. Gröschel, H. Schmalz, A.H.E. Müller*, V. Altstädt*
ACS Nano 2014, 8, 10048–10056 DOI: 10.1021/nn502662p
Editors Choice in Science: Science, 2014, 346, 6208








Publications 2013

[13] Guided hierarchical co-assembly of soft patchy nanoparticles
A.H. Gröschel*, A. Walther, T. I. Löbling, F.H. Schacher, H. Schmalz, A.H.E. Müller*
Nature 2013, 503, 247–251 DOI: 10.1038/nature12610
Featured in Science, 2014, 344, 482-483; Science Daily (2013); Science News (2013); R&D (2013); Materials Today 17 (2014).









[12] Janus micelles as effective supracolloidal dispersants for carbon nanotubes
A.H. Gröschel*, T.I. Löbling, P.D. Petrov, M. Müllner, C. Kuttner, F. Wieberger, A.H.E. Müller*
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 3602–3606 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201208293 (Selected as frontispiece of issue 52, 2013).







[11] Influence of Janus particle shape on their interfacial behavior at liquid−liquid interfaces
T. Ruhland, A.H. Gröschel*, N. Bellard, T.S. Skelhon, A. Walther, A.H.E. Müller, S.A.F. Bon
Langmuir 2013, 29, 1388–1394 DOI: 10.1021/la3048642
[10] Counterion-mediated hierarchical self-Assembly of an ABC miktoarm star terpolymer
A. Hanisch, A.H. Gröschel, M. Förtsch, T.I. Löbling, F.H. Schacher, A.H.E. Müller*
ACS Nano 2013, 7, 4030–4041 DOI: 10.1021/nn400031u
[9] Fine-tuning the structure of stimuli-responsive polymer films by hydrostatic pressure and temperature
M. Reinhardt, J. Dzubiella, M. Trapp, P. Gutfreund, M. Kreuzer, A.H. Gröschel, A.H.E. Müller, M. Ballauff, R. Steitz
Macromolecules 2013, 46, 6541–6547 DOI: 10.1021/ma400962p
[8] Hierarchical self-assembly of miktoarm star polymers containing a polycationic segment: A general concept
A. Hanisch, A.H. Gröschel, M. Förtsch, T.I. Löbling, F.H. Schacher, A.H.E. Müller*
Polymer 2013, 54, 4528–4537 DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2013.05.071


Publications 2012

[7] Template-directed mild synthesis of anatase nanotube with cylindrical core-shell-shell-corona polymer brushes
M. Müllner, T. Lunkenbein, A.H. Gröschel, N. Miyajima, M. Schieder, M. Förtsch, J. Breu, F. Caruso*, A.H.E. Müller*
Macromolecules 2012, 45, 6981–6988 DOI: 10.1021/ma301232m
[6] Facile, solution-based synthesis of soft, nanoscale Janus narticles with tunable Janus balance
A.H. Gröschel*, A. Walther, J. Schmelz, A. Hanisch, H. Schmalz, A.H.E. Müller*
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 13850–13860 DOI: 10.1021/ja305903u







[5] Precise hierarchical self-assembly of multicompartment micelles
A.H. Gröschel, F.H. Schacher, H. Schmalz, O. V. Borisov, E. B. Zhulina, A. Walther, A.H.E. Müller
Nat. Commun. 2012, 3, 710–717 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms1707 (Featured in Science, 2012, 337, 530-531)










[4] Tailored star-shaped statistical teroligomers via ATRP for lithographic applications
F. Wieberger, D.C. Forman, C. Neuber, A.H. Gröschel, M. Böhm, A.H.E. Müller, H.-W. Schmidt, C.K. Ober
J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 73–79 DOI: 10.1039/C1JM11922B (Selected as inside cover of issue 22, 2012)


Publications 2011

[3] Facile synthesis of triblock co- and terpolymers of styrene, 2-vinylpyridine, and methyl methacrylate by a new methodology combining living anionic diblock copolymers with a specially designed linking reaction
A. Hirao, Y. Matsuo, T. Oie, R. Goseki, T. Ishizone, K. Sugiyama, A.H. Gröschel, A.H.E. Müller
Macromolecules 2011, 44, 6345–6355 DOI: 10.1021/ma201352z 
[2] Janus cylinders at liquid-liquid interfaces
T. Ruhland, A.H. Gröschel, A. Walther, A.H.E. Müller*
Langmuir 2011, 27, 9807–9814 DOI: 10.1021/la201863x
[1] Shear stiff, surface-modified mica-like nanoplatelets: A novel filler for polymer nanocomposites
M.R. Schütz, H. Kalo, T. Lunkenbein, A.H. Gröschel, A.H.E. Müller, C.A. Wilkie*, J. Breu*
J. Mater. Chem. 2011, 21, 12110–12116 DOI: 10.1039/C1JM11443C