###Publications:

####2014

  1. Konkolewicz, D.; Wang, Y.; Krys, P.; Zhong, M.; Isse, A. A.; Gennaro, A.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    SARA ATRP or SET-LRP. End of controversy?
    Polymer Chemistry 2014, 5, 4396-4417


  2. Konkolewicz, D.; Krys, P.; Góis, J. R.; Mendonça, P. V.; Zhong, M.; Wang, Y.; Gennaro, A.; Isse, A. A.; Fatin, M.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Aqueous RDRP in the Presence of Cu(0): The Exceptional Activity of Cu(I) Confirms the SARA ATRP Mechanism.
    Macromolecules 2014, 47 (2), 560-570.


####2013

  1. Konkolewicz, D.; Wang, Y.; Zhong, M.; Krys, P.; Isse, A. A.; Gennaro, A.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Reversible-Deactivation Radical Polymerization in the Presence of Metallic Copper. A Critical Assessment of the SARA ATRP and SET-LRP Mechanisms.
    Macromolecules 2013, 46 (22), 8749–8772.


  2. Zhong, M.; Wang, Y.; Krys, P.; Konkolewicz, D.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Reversible-Deactivation Radical Polymerization in the Presence of Metallic Copper. Kinetic Simulation.
    Macromolecules 2013, 46 (10), 3816-3827.


  3. Peng, C.H.; Zhong, M.; Wang, Y.; Kwak, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Zhu, W.; Tonge, M.; Buback, J.; Park, S.; Krys, P.; Konkolewicz, D.; Gennaro, A.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Reversible-Deactivation Radical Polymerization in the Presence of Metallic Copper. Activation of Alkyl Halides by Cu(0).
    Macromolecules 2013, 46 (10), 3803-3815.


  4. Wang, Y.; Zhong, M.; Zhu, W.; Peng, C.H.; Zhang, Y.; Konkolewicz, D.; Bortolamei, N.; Isse, A. A.; Gennaro, A.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Reversible-Deactivation Radical Polymerization in the Presence of Metallic Copper. Comproportionation−Disproportionation Equilibria and Kinetics.
    Macromolecules 2013, 46 (10), 3793-3802.


  5. Wang, Y.; Schroeder, H.; Morick, J.; Buback, M.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    High-Pressure Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization of n-Butyl Acrylate.
    Macromolecular Rapid Communications 2013, 34 (7), 604–609


  6. Wang, Y.; Soerensen, N.; Zhong, M.; Schroeder, H.; Buback, M.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Improving the "Livingness" of ATRP by Reducing Cu-Catalyst Concentration.
    Macromolecules 2013, 46 (3), 683–691.


####2012

  1. Wang, Y.; Kwak, Y.; Buback, J.; Buback, M.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Determination of ATRP Equilibrium Constants under Polymerization Conditions.
    Acs Macro Letters 2012, 1 (12), 1367-1370.


  2. Wang, Y.; Zhong, M.; Zhang, Y.; Magenau, A. J. D.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Halogen Conservation in Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization.
    Macromolecules 2012, 45 (21), 8929-8932.


  3. Van Steenberge, P. H. M.; D'hooge, D. R.; Wang, Y.; Zhong, M.; Reyniers, M.-F.; Konkolewicz, D.; Matyjaszewski, K.; Marin, G. B.,
    Linear Gradient Quality of ATRP Copolymers.
    Macromolecules 2012, 45 (21), 8519-8531.


  4. Wang, Y.; Kwak, Y.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Enhanced Activity of ATRP Fe Catalysts with Phosphines Containing Electron Donating Groups.
    Macromolecules 2012, 45 (15), 5911-5915.


  5. Mukumoto, K.; Wang, Y.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Iron-Based ICAR ATRP of Styrene with ppm Amounts of FeIIIBr3 and 1,1'-Azobis(cyclohexanecarbonitrile).
    Acs Macro Letters 2012, 1 (5), 599-602.


  6. Zhang, Y.; Wang, Y.; Peng, C.H.; Zhong, M.; Zhu, W.; Konkolewicz, D.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Copper-Mediated CRP of Methyl Acrylate in the Presence of Metallic Copper: Effect of Ligand Structure on Reaction Kinetics.
    Macromolecules 2012, 45 (1), 78-86.


####2011

  1. Wang, Y.; Zhang, Y. Z.; Parker, B.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    ATRP of MMA with ppm Levels of Iron Catalyst.
    Macromolecules 2011, 44 (11), 4022-4025.


  2. Wang, Y.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    ATRP of MMA Catalyzed by FeIIBr2 in the Presence of Triflate Anions.
    Macromolecules 2011, 44 (6), 1226-1228.


  3. Zhang, Y. Z.; Wang, Y.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    ATRP of Methyl Acrylate with Metallic Zinc, Magnesium, and Iron as Reducing Agents and Supplemental Activators.
    Macromolecules 2011, 44 (4), 683-685.


####2010

  1. Wang, Y.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    ATRP of MMA in Polar Solvents Catalyzed by FeBr2 without Additional Ligand.
    Macromolecules 2010, 43 (9), 4003-4005.


####2008

  1. Xia, Y., Wang, Y., Chen, K., Tang, L.,
    A facile approach to fabricate functional 3D macroscopic silica microtube networks using N,N'-methylenediacrylamide organogel as template.
    Chemical Communications 2008, (41), 5113-5115.


  2. Wang, Y.;Cao, Y., Qiu, Y., Tang, L.,
    Self-Assembly of Diblock Copolymers into Novel Snowflake-Shaped Aggregates Driven by Quadruple Hydrogen Bonding.
    Macromolecular Rapid Communications 2008, 29, (3), 258-263.


###Presentations:

  • Wang, Y.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    Retention of chain end functionality in ATRP,
    2013 spring 245th ACS meeting, New Orleans, USA.

  • Wang, Y.; Matyjaszewski, K.,
    ATRP of MMA with Fe(0) as supplemental activator and reducing agent (SARA),
    2011 fall 242nd ACS meeting, Denver, USA.