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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 109 Citations 65,221 392 World Ranking 281 National Ranking 125
Chemistry H-index 112 Citations 62,731 451 World Ranking 253 National Ranking 132

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Awards & Achievements

2002 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

2000 - Nobel Prize for the discovery and development of conductive polymers

1959 - Fellow of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron

Alan G. MacDiarmid mainly focuses on Polyaniline, Polymer chemistry, Conductive polymer, Inorganic chemistry and Doping. His Polyaniline research is included under the broader classification of Polymer. His Polymer chemistry study combines topics in areas such as Polymerization, Polypyrrole, Aniline, Electroluminescence and Substituent.

As a part of the same scientific study, Alan G. MacDiarmid usually deals with the Conductive polymer, concentrating on Nanofiber and frequently concerns with Electrospinning. His Inorganic chemistry study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Base, Electrolyte, Density of states, Fermi energy and Electrochemistry. His Doping research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Nanotechnology and Conductivity.

His most cited work include:

  • Electrical Conductivity in Doped Polyacetylene. (2406 citations)
  • Synthesis of electrically conducting organic polymers: halogen derivatives of polyacetylene, (CH)x (2368 citations)
  • "Synthetic Metals": A Novel Role for Organic Polymers (Nobel Lecture). (1693 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Polyaniline, Polymer, Doping, Polymer chemistry and Polyacetylene. His studies deal with areas such as Inorganic chemistry, Chemical engineering, Conductive polymer and Conductivity as well as Polyaniline. He combines subjects such as Crystallography, Optoelectronics and Nanotechnology with his study of Polymer.

His Doping study incorporates themes from Semiconductor, Electrical resistivity and conductivity and Analytical chemistry. The Polymer chemistry study combines topics in areas such as Aniline, Base and Polymerization, Polypyrrole. Alan G. MacDiarmid has included themes like Acetylene, Band gap and Physical chemistry in his Polyacetylene study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Polyaniline (36.74%)
  • Polymer (24.38%)
  • Doping (20.26%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 1995-2010)?

  • Polyaniline (36.74%)
  • Conductive polymer (15.98%)
  • Polymer chemistry (20.92%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Polyaniline, Conductive polymer, Polymer chemistry, Polymer and Chemical engineering. His work deals with themes such as Nanofiber, Doping, Conductivity and Analytical chemistry, which intersect with Polyaniline. His Doping study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Inorganic chemistry and Substrate.

His study looks at the relationship between Conductive polymer and fields such as Photochemistry, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. His Polymer chemistry research includes elements of Polymerization, Polypyrrole, Aniline, Electroluminescence and Crystallinity. His work in Polymer addresses issues such as Nanotechnology, which are connected to fields such as Electronics.

Between 1995 and 2010, his most popular works were:

  • "Synthetic Metals": A Novel Role for Organic Polymers (Nobel Lecture). (1693 citations)
  • Electrospinning polyaniline-contained gelatin nanofibers for tissue engineering applications. (664 citations)
  • Multicolored Electrochromism in Polymers: Structures and Devices (604 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Organic chemistry
  • Electron

His primary areas of study are Polyaniline, Conductive polymer, Polymer chemistry, Polymer and Nanofiber. The subject of his Polyaniline research is within the realm of Composite material. His studies in Conductive polymer integrate themes in fields like PEDOT:PSS, Thin film, Nanotechnology, Field-effect transistor and Photochemistry.

The various areas that he examines in his Polymer chemistry study include Polymerization, Polypyrrole, Crystallinity, Chemical engineering and Polyaniline nanofibers. His Polymer study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Optoelectronics, Doping and Substrate. As part of the same scientific family, Alan G. MacDiarmid usually focuses on Polyacetylene, concentrating on Etching and intersecting with Dopant.

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Top Publications

Electrical Conductivity in Doped Polyacetylene.

C. K. Chiang;C. R. Fincher;Y. W. Park;A. J. Heeger.
Physical Review Letters (1977)

4669 Citations

Synthesis of electrically conducting organic polymers: halogen derivatives of polyacetylene, (CH)x

Hideki Shirakawa;Edwin J Louis;Alan g MacDiarmid;Chwan K Chiang.
Journal of The Chemical Society, Chemical Communications (1977)

4577 Citations

Synthetic Metals": A Novel Role for Organic Polymers (Nobel Lecture).

Alan G. MacDiarmid.
Angewandte Chemie (2001)

2571 Citations

‘Polyaniline’: Protonic acid doping of the emeraldine form to the metallic regime

Jin-Chih Chiang;Alan G MacDiarmid.
Synthetic Metals (1986)

2453 Citations

Polyaniline, a novel conducting polymer. Morphology and chemistry of its oxidation and reduction in aqueous electrolytes

Wu Song Huang;Brian D. Humphrey;Alan G. MacDiarmid.
Journal of the Chemical Society, Faraday Transactions (1986)

2121 Citations

Polyaniline: a new concept in conducting polymers

A.G. Macdiarmid;J.C. Chiang;A.F. Richter;A.J. Epstein.
Synthetic Metals (1987)

1740 Citations

Polyanilines: a novel class of conducting polymers

Alan G. MacDiarmid;Arthur J. Epstein.
Faraday Discussions of The Chemical Society (1989)

1302 Citations

X-ray structure of polyaniline

J. P. Pouget;M. E. Jozefowicz;A. J. Epstein;X. Tang.
Macromolecules (1991)

1155 Citations

“Polyaniline”: Interconversion of Metallic and Insulating Forms

Alan G. Macdiarmid;Jin-Chih Chiang;Marc Halpern;Wu-Song Huang.
Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals (1985)

1106 Citations

The concept of secondary doping as applied to polyaniline

A.G. MacDiarmid;Arthur J. Epstein.
Synthetic Metals (1994)

1058 Citations

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