Ulrich B. Wiesner
Polymer science; silica sol-gel chemistry; polymer-inorganic hybrid materials; self-assembly; nanomaterials
Current Research Interest
Nanoparticles for theranostics applications in nanomedicine; block copolymer directed organic-inorganic hybrid nanomaterials; mesoporous materials; nanomaterials in energy storage and conversion; isoporous ultrafiltration membranes; adaptive materials
American Chemical Society, Polymeric Materials, Science and Engineering Division (PMSE), Arthur K. Doolittle Award
American Chemical Society, PMSE Fellow
Cornell University Mr. & Mrs. Richard F. Tucker ’50 Excellence in Teaching Award
German Chemical Society Carl Duisberg Memorial Award
Ma, Kai, Yunye Gong, Tangi Aubert, Melik Z. Turker, Teresa Kao, Peter C. Doerschuk, and Ulrich Wiesner. “Self-Assembly of Highly Symmetrical, Ultrasmall Inorganic Cages Directed by Surfactant Micelles.” Nature 558 (2018): 577-580.
Tan, Kwan Wee, Byungki Jung, Jörg G. Werner, Elizabeth R. Rhoades, Michael O. Thompson, and Ulrich Wiesner. “Transient Laser Heating Induced Hierarchical Porous Structures from Block Copolymer Directed Self-Assembly.” Science 349 (2015): 54-58.