Bielawski, Christopher W.

Bielawski, Christopher W.

Bielawski, Christopher W.
Distinguished Professor
RESEARCH AREA
Polymer Chemistry
Materials Science
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Our laboratory combines a highly coordinated team, resources, and state-of-the-art facilities to design and synthesize novel organic, inorganic, macromolecular, and other types of materials needed to address outstanding challenges in energy storage and utilization, catalysis and the realization of high performance composites. In parallel, our laboratory actively promotes the education and training of involved personnel, facilitates knowledge transfer to maximize the impact of discoveries and innovations, and enhances the University’s excellence and leadership in synthetic materials chemistry.

우리 실험실은 매우 조직적인 팀으로, 유기, 무기, 고분자를 포함한 여러 형태의 물질들을 디자인하고 합성하는데 적합한 최신시설 및 재료를 갖추고 있으며, 이를 통해 에너지저장 및 활용, 촉매 작용 및 고성능 합성물질의 실현을 연구 목표로 삼고있다. 동시에, 우리 실험실은 구성원들의 교육과 훈련에 적극적이며, 개발과 혁신을 극대화시키기 위해 지식전달을 용이하게 하고, 합성물질화학 분야에서 유니스트의 위상을 높인다.
Research Summary
• Synthesis and Study of Carbon-Based Materials (탄소기반물질에 대한 연구 및 합성)
• Synthetic Macromolecular Chemistry (합성 고분자 화학)
• Heterogeneous and Homogenous Catalysts (불균일 및 균일 촉매 작용)
• Synthesis and Applications of Stable Carbenes (안정적 카르빈의 합성 및 응용)


Representative Publications
Switchable Polymerization Catalysts
Teator, A. J.; Lastovickova, D. N.; Bielawski, C. W. Chem. Rev. 2 2016, 116, 1969 – 1992.
An Isolable, Photoswitchable N-Heterocyclic Carbene: On-Demand Reversible Ammonia Activation
Teator, A. J.; Tian, Y.; Chen, M.; Lee, J. K.; Bielawski, C. W. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 127, 11721 – 11725.
Controlled Catalyst Transfer Polycondensation and Surface-Initiated Polymerization of a p‑Phenyleneethynylene-Based Monomer
Kang, S.; Ono, R. J.; Bielawski, C. W. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 4984 – 4987.
Diamidocarbenes as Versatile and Reversible [2+1] Cycloaddition Reagents
Moerdyk, J. P.; Bielawski, C. W. Nature Chem. 2012, 4, 275 – 280.
Carbocatalysis: Heterogeneous Carbons Finding Utility In Synthetic Chemistry
Dreyer, D. R.; Bielawski, C. W. Chem. Sci. 2011, 2, 1233 – 1240.