Scientific output

PUBLICATIONS

A. Kulkarni, A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Microgel-based surface modifying system for stimuli-responsive functional finishing of cotton, Carbohydrate Polymers, 82, 1306–1314 (2010). (DOI:10.1016/j.carbpol.2010.07.011)

A. Jain, A. Kulkarni, A.M. Bivigou Koumba,W. Wang, P. Busch,. Laschewsky, P. Müller-Buschbaum, C.M. Papadakis, Micellar solutions from symmetrical amphiphilic triblock copolymers having a temperatureresponsive shell, Macromol. Symposia, (submitted, 2008).

B. Ferse, S. Richter, F. Eckert, A. Kulkarni, C.M. Papadakis , K. Arndt, Gelation Mechanism of Poly(Nisopropylacrylamide)-Clay Nanocomposite Hydrogels synthesized by Photopolymerization, Langmuir, 24, 12627-35 (2008).

K. Troll, A.Kulkarni, W. Wang, C. Darko, A.M.B.Koumba, A. Laschewsky, P. Müller-Buschbaum, C.M. Papadakis, The collapse transition of poly(styrene-b-(Nisopropylacrylamide)) diblock copolymers in aqueous solution and in thin films, Coll. Polym. Sci., 286,1079-1092 (2008).

A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, A. Lendlein, Hydrolytic degradation of poly(rac-lactide) and poly[(rac-lactide)–co-glycolide] at the air-water interface, Surface and Interface Analysis, 30, 740-46 (2007).

A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, K. Kratz, H. Kamusewitz, I. M. Sokolov A. Lendlein, Enzymatic chain scission kinetics of poly(e-caprolactone) monolayers, Langmuir, 23, 12202-7 (2007).

A.Kulkarni, J. Reiche, J. Hartmann, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Selective enzymatic degradation of poly(e-caprolactone) containing multiblock copolymers, Eur J. pharma and biopharma, 68, 46-56 (2008).

J. Reiche A. Kulkarni, H. Kamusewitz, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Enzymatic monolayer degradation study of multiblock copolymers consisting of poly(e-caprolactone) and poly(p-dioxanone) blocks, Thin solid films, 516, 8821–28, (2008).

J. Reiche, A. Kulkarni, J. Hartmann, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Monolayer Degradation Kinetics of Polymer Implant Materials, Biomaterialien, 7, 107 (2006).

CONFERENCES

A. Kulkarni, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Adding functionality to cotton by using stimuli-sensitive microparticles, International conference "Functional materials and nanotechnologies" (FMNT2010), March 16-19, 2010, Riga (Latvia) Book of abstracts, OR-53, 85 (2010). (ISBN: 978-9984-45-171-5) (abstract).

A. Kulkarni, A. Tourrette, M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, D. Jocic, Stimuli-sensitive microparticles for smart textile applications, European Polymer Congress – EPF09, 12-17.07.2009, Graz, Austria, Book of abstracts, Poster PC2-50, 138 (2009). (abstract)

A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, J. Hartmann, Y. Bodenthin, H. Kamusewitz, H. Kosmella, S. Kelch, A. Lendlein, Stimuli-sensitive statistical block copolymer films, poster presentation at 9th European conference for thin organised film. ECOF-2004, 22-25th July 2004, Valladolid, Spain.

A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, J. Hartmann, H. Kamusewitz, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Degradation kinetics of statistic block copolymer films, poster presentation at 14 th Ostwald - Kolloquium, 22-23rd November 2004, Berlin, Germany.

A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, H. kamusewitz, J. Hartmann, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Biodegradation of shape memory polymers, Poster presentation at European Science Foundation conference on biomaterials, biosensors and analytical tech. 18 – 23rd June 2005.

J. Reiche, A. Kulkarni, H. Kamusewitz, J. Hartmann, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Shape memory polymers characterization, Poster presentation at conference for Thin solid films. Saporo, Japan, 24-27th June 2005.

A. Kulkarni, H. Kamusewitz, I. Sokolov, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Kinetics of enzymatic degradation of polymer monolayers, Oral presentation at ‘International conference on Biomaterials’ Hamburg, Germany, 1- 4th Oct 2006.

A. Kulkarni, J. Reiche, H. Kamusewitz, I. Sokolov, K. Kratz, A. Lendlein, Chain scission kinetics of polymers derived from langmuir monolayer -and Bulk –degradation, Oral presentation at ‘Polydays – 2006’ Berlin, Germany, 3 – 6th Oct 2006.

A.Kulkarni, A.M.B.Koumba, A. Laschewsky, P. Müller-Buschbaum, C.M. Papadakis, Structure investigations and kinetics studies of stimuli- sensitive block copolymer gels, Oral presentation at ‘DPG– 2008’(German physics conference) Berlin, Germany, 25 – 29th Feb 2008.