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  • Y Zhang, C Ellingford, R Zhang, J Roscow, M Hopkins, P Keogh, T McNally, C Bowen, C Wan*, Electrical and mechanical self-healing in high performance dielectric elastomer actuator materials, Advanced Functional Materials, 2019, 1808431 (IF=13.33)

  • V Guerra, C Wan, T McNally, Thermal conductivity of 2D nano-structured boron nitride (BN) and its composites with polymers, Progress in Materials Science, 2019, 100, 170-186 (IF=25.87)
  • V Guerra, C Wan, V Degirmenci, J Sloan, D Presvytis, T McNally, 2D Boron Nitride Nanosheets (BNNS) prepared by High-Pressure Homogenization, Nanoscale, 2018, 10, 19469-19477 (IF=7.23)
  • C Ellingford, R Zhang, AM Wemyss, C Bowen, T McNally, L Figiel, C Wan*, Intrinsic Tuning of Poly(styrene−butadiene−styrene)-Based Self-Healing Dielectric Elastomer Actuators with Enhanced Electromechanical Properties, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 (44) 38438-38448 (IF=8.10)
  • C Ellingford, C Bowen, T McNally, C Wan*, Intrinsically tuning the electromechanical properties of elastomeric dielectrics: a chemistry perspective, Macro Rapid Comm, 2018, 39, 1800340 (30pp) (IF=4.44)
  • M Mu, C Wan, T McNally, Thermal conductivity of 2D nano-structured graphitic materials and their composites with epoxy resins, 2D Materials, 2017, 4 042001 (IF=6.9)
  • C Wan, C Bowen, Multiscale-structuring of polyvinylidene fluoride for energy harvesting: the impact of molecular-, micro- and macro-structure, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, 5, 3091 - 3128, 2017 (IF=9.93) Most Accessed Articles in 2017
  • C Wan, E Keely, Y Zhou, S Wang, D Hughes, Stress-oscillation behaviour of semi-crystalline polymers: the case of poly (butylene succinate), Soft Matter, 2018, 14, 9175-9184 (IF=3.89)
  • C Wan, X Huang, Cyclomatrix Polyphosphazenes Frameworks (Cyclo-POPs) and the related nanomaterials: Synthesis, Assembly and Functionalisation, Mater Today Commun, 2017, 11, 38-60
  • J Gupta, DJ Keddie, C Wan, DM Haddleton, T McNally, Functionalisation of MWCNTs with poly(lauryl acrylate) polymerized by Cu(0)-mediated and RAFT methods, Polym Chem, 2016, 7, 3884-3896 (IF=5.38)
  • K Chen, X Huang, C Wan, H Liu, Heteroatom–doped hollow carbon microspheres based on amphiphilic supramolecular vesicles and highly crosslinked polyphosphazene for high performance supercapacitor electrode materials, Electrochimica Acta, 2016, 222, 543-550. (IF=5.12)
  • A Adam, C Wan, T McNally, Surface amination of carbon nanoparticles for modification of epoxy resins: Plasma-treatment vs. wet-chemistry approach, Eur Polym J, 2017, 87, 422-448 (IF=3.53)
  • S Li, C Wan, S Wang, Y Zhang, Separation of core-shell structured carbon black nanoparticles from waste tires by light pyrolysis, Comp Sci Tech, 2016, 135, 13-20 (IF=5.20)
  • K Chen, X Huang, C Wan, H Liu, Efficient oxygen reduction catalysts formed of cobalt phosphide nanoparticles decorated heteroatoms-doped mesoporous carbon nanotubes, Chem Comm, 2015, 51,7891 - 7894 (IF=6.29)
  • A Anastasaki, V Nikolaou, G Pappas, Q Zhang, C Wan, P Wilson, T Davis, M Whittaker, D M Haddleton. Photoinduced sequence-control via one pot living radical polymerization of acrylates, Chemical Science, 2014, 5, 3536-3542.
  • C Wan, B Chen. Reinforcement and interphase of polymer/graphene nanocomposites. J Mater Chem, 2012, 22, 3637-3646.
  • C Wan, M Frydrych, B Chen. Strong and bioactive gelatin/graphene oxide nanocomposites. Soft Matter, 2011, 7, 6159-6166.
  • C Wan, B Chen. Synthesis and characterization of biomimetic hydroxyapatite/sepiolite nanocomposites. Nanoscale, 2011, 3, 693-700.