Institute of Biological and Chemical Systems - Functional Molecular Systems


60 publications in peer-reviewed journals (as of February 13, 2020)
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Latest Articles and Highlights
Making the Best of It: Nitroxide-Mediated Polymerization of Methacrylates via the Copolymerization Approach with Functional Styrenics
A. C. Schmidt, H. Turgut, D. Le, A. Beloqui, G. Delaittre* Polym. Chem. 2020, 11, 593–604.
In the special issue 2020 Polymer Chemistry Emerging Investigators



Access to Photoreactive Core-Shell Nanomaterials by Photoinitiated Polymerization-Induced Self-Assembly
E. Molle, D. Le, T. Norizadeh Abbariki, M. S. Akdemir, M. Takamiya, E. Miceli, O. Kassel, G. Delaittre* ChemPhotoChem 2019, 3, 1084–1089.
In the special issue Phopolymerization



Straightforward Access to Biocompatible Poly(2-Oxazoline)-Coated Nanomaterials by Polymerization-Induced Self-Assembly
D. Le, F. Wagner, M. Takamiya, I.-L. Hsiao, G. Gil Alvaradejo, U. Straehle, C. Weiss, G. Delaittre* Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 3741–3744.



Reactive Block Copolymers for Patterned Surface Immobilization with Sub-30 nm Spacing
H. Turgut, N. Dingenouts, V. Trouillet, P. Krolla-Sidenstein, H. Gliemann, G. Delaittre* Polym. Chem. 2019, 10, 1344–1356.



Ultra-Fast Synthesis of Multivalent Radical Nanoparticles by Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization-Induced Self-Assembly
D. Le, M. Dilger, V. Pertici, S. Diabaté, D. Gigmes, C. Weiss, G. Delaittre* Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 4725–4731. Published as Hot Paper!



Intrinsically Fluorescent, Stealth Polypyrazoline Nanoparticles with Large Stokes Shift for in vivo Imaging
S. R. Mane, I-L. Hsiao, M. Takamiya, D. Le, U. Straehle, C. Barner-Kowollik,* C. Weiss,* G. Delaittre* Small 2018, 14, 1801571. (on the front cover)






Surface-Reactive Patchy Nanoparticles and Nanodiscs Prepared by Tandem Nanoprecipitation and Internal Phase Separation
D. Varadharajan, H. Turgut, J. Lahann, H. Yabu,* G. Delaittre* Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1800846. (on the inside back cover)





A Simple Route to Highly Active Single-Enzyme Nanogels
A. Beloqui,* A. Yu. Kobitski, G. U. Nienhaus, G. Delaittre* Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 1006–1013.



Single-Molecule Encapsulation: A Straightforward Route to Highly Stable and Printable Enzymes
A. Beloqui, S. Baur, V. Trouillet, A. Welle, J. Madsen, M. Bastmeyer, G. Delaittre* Small 2016, 12, 1716–1722.



On the Orthogonality of Two Thiol-Based Modular Ligations    
H. Turgut, G. Delaittre* Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 1511–1521.




Photoreactive Monomers US9315445 (B2), 13th March 2014
Photoreaktive Monomere EP2708528 (A1), 19th March 2014
D. Urban, U. Licht, C. Barner-Kowollik, G. Delaittre, E. Frick

Photoreactive Polymer US9034938 (B2), 13th March 2014
Photoreaktives Polymer  EP2708580 (B1), 19th March 2014
D. Urban, U. Licht, T. Smit, C. Barner-Kowollik, G. Delaittre, E. Frick

Method for Preparing Microgel Particles by Controlled Radical Polymerization in an Aqueous Dispersion using Nitroxides as Control Agents.  B. Charleux, G. Delaittre, M. Save, S. Magnet WO/2008/095814, August 14th 2008.


Polymérisation radicalaire contrôlée en émulsion et dispersion sans tensioactif. Synthèse de nanoparticules thermo- et/ou pH-sensibles.
G. Delaittre Edilivre / Aparis Ed., ISBN: 9782812128165.

Book chapters

Nitroxide-Mediated Polymerization in Dispersed Media
G. Delaittre in Nitroxide Mediated Polymerization : From Fundamentals to Applications in Materials Science, Ed.: D. Gigmes, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016.

Modification of Polymer Surfaces for Biofunctionalization
G. Delaittre in Design of Polymeric Platforms for Selective Biorecognition, Eds.: J. Rodriguez-Hernandez and A. Lopez-Cortajarena, Springer Ed. USA, 2015.

Advanced Strategies for Spatially Resolved Surface Design via Photochemical Methods
A. S. Goldmann, G. Delaittre, J. O. Mueller, C. Barner-Kowollik in Dyes and Chromophores in Polymer Science, Eds: J. Lalevée and J.-P. Fouassier, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2015.

Elucidation of Reaction Mechanisms and Polymer Structure: Living/Controlled Radical Polymerization
C. Barner-Kowollik, G. Delaittre, T. Gründling, T. Paulöhrl in Mass Spectrometry in Polymer Chemistry, Eds.: C. Barner-Kowollik, T. Gründling, J. Falkenhagen, S. Weidner, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2011.