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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 134 Citations 72,852 660 World Ranking 102 National Ranking 54
Chemistry D-index 124 Citations 55,798 554 World Ranking 137 National Ranking 79

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Awards & Achievements

2009 - Fellow of the Materials Research Society

1988 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For outstanding research contributions on polymeric materials, and for leadership in chemical engineering education.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Polymer
  • Composite material
  • Organic chemistry

Polymer, Polymer chemistry, Composite material, Chemical engineering and Nylon 6 are his primary areas of study. He has researched Polymer in several fields, including Sorption, Thermodynamics, Gas separation, Permeation and Solubility. His Polymer chemistry research incorporates elements of Semipermeable membrane, Glass transition, Polyimide, Permeability and Polycarbonate.

Donald R Paul combines subjects such as Chromatography, Organic chemistry and Synthetic membrane with his study of Chemical engineering. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Glass fiber, Toughness and Polyamide. His work is dedicated to discovering how Nanocomposite, Exfoliation joint are connected with Alkyl and other disciplines.

His most cited work include:

  • Polymer nanotechnology: Nanocomposites (2371 citations)
  • Rheological behavior of multiwalled carbon nanotube/polycarbonate composites (1056 citations)
  • Nylon 6 nanocomposites: the effect of matrix molecular weight (962 citations)

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

His main research concerns Polymer, Polymer chemistry, Composite material, Chemical engineering and Copolymer. His work carried out in the field of Polymer brings together such families of science as Sorption, Thermodynamics, Gas separation, Permeation and Solubility. The concepts of his Sorption study are interwoven with issues in Langmuir and Diffusion.

His work deals with themes such as Semipermeable membrane, Glass transition, Miscibility, Methyl methacrylate and Polycarbonate, which intersect with Polymer chemistry. Nylon 6, Natural rubber, Nanocomposite, Izod impact strength test and Organoclay are among the areas of Composite material where the researcher is concentrating his efforts. His work investigates the relationship between Chemical engineering and topics such as Permeability that intersect with problems in Thin film.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Polymer (40.00%)
  • Polymer chemistry (38.99%)
  • Composite material (34.43%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2007-2021)?

  • Polymer (40.00%)
  • Chemical engineering (27.85%)
  • Composite material (34.43%)

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

Donald R Paul mostly deals with Polymer, Chemical engineering, Composite material, Polymer chemistry and Sorption. His studies in Polymer integrate themes in fields like Polyimide, Permeability, Gas separation, Permeation and Solubility. His Chemical engineering research incorporates themes from Chromatography, Membrane fouling, Fouling and Organic chemistry.

The Composite material study which covers Thin film that intersects with Plasticizer. His Polymer chemistry study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Arylene, Glass transition, Ethylene glycol, Polysulfone and Selectivity. He interconnects Diffusion, Thermodynamics, Analytical chemistry, Ion and Penetrant in the investigation of issues within Sorption.

Between 2007 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Polymer nanotechnology: Nanocomposites (2371 citations)
  • Energy-efficient polymeric gas separation membranes for a sustainable future: A review (691 citations)
  • Elucidating the Structure of Poly(dopamine) (607 citations)

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

  • Polymer
  • Organic chemistry
  • Composite material

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Polymer, Polymer chemistry, Composite material, Chemical engineering and Permeation. His Polymer research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Sorption, Permeability, Thermodynamics, Gas separation and Solubility. His Polymer chemistry research includes themes of Glass transition, Polyimide, Hydrogen bond, Derivative and Selectivity.

His Chemical engineering research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Chromatography, Membrane fouling and Synthetic membrane. His studies deal with areas such as Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy and Plasticizer, Organic chemistry as well as Permeation. His Organoclay research integrates issues from Nylon 6, Polyamide and Exfoliation joint.

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Best Publications

Polymer nanotechnology: Nanocomposites

Donald R Paul;Lloyd M. Robeson.
Polymer (2008)

3898 Citations

Nylon 6 nanocomposites: the effect of matrix molecular weight

T.D. Fornes;P.J. Yoon;H. Keskkula;D.R. Paul.
Polymer (2001)

1473 Citations

Rheological behavior of multiwalled carbon nanotube/polycarbonate composites

Petra Pötschke;T. D. Fornes;Donald R Paul.
Polymer (2002)

1396 Citations

Nylon 6 nanocomposites by melt compounding

J. W. Cho;Donald R Paul.
Polymer (2001)

1380 Citations

Effect of melt processing conditions on the extent of exfoliation in organoclay-based nanocomposites

H. R. Dennis;D. L. Hunter;D. Chang;S. Kim.
Polymer (2001)

1302 Citations

Modeling properties of nylon 6/clay nanocomposites using composite theories

T.D. Fornes;D.R. Paul.
Polymer (2003)

1206 Citations

Crystallization behavior of nylon 6 nanocomposites

T.D. Fornes;D.R. Paul.
Polymer (2003)

1113 Citations

Effect of organoclay structure on nylon 6 nanocomposite morphology and properties

T. D. Fornes;P. J. Yoon;D. L. Hunter;H. Keskkula.
Polymer (2002)

886 Citations

Energy-efficient polymeric gas separation membranes for a sustainable future: A review

David F. Sanders;Zachary P. Smith;Ruilan Guo;Lloyd M. Robeson.
Polymer (2013)

832 Citations

Water Purification by Membranes: The Role of Polymer Science

Geoffrey M. Geise;Hae Seung Lee;Daniel J. Miller;Benny D. Freeman.
Journal of Polymer Science Part B (2010)

730 Citations

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