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[135] Fritz, P. W.; Ashirov, T.; Coskun, A.* "Porous Organic Polymers with Heterocyclic Crown Ethers for Selective Lithium-ion Capture," Chem, 2024, DOI: 10.1016/j.chempr.2024.03.014. pdf 
[Open Access][Datasets]

[134] Lee, K.; Kwon, S.-H.; Kim, J.; Park, E.; Kim, I.; Ahn, H. C.; Coskun, A.*; Choi, J. W.* "Fluorinated Cyclic Ether Diluent for High-Voltage Lithium Metal Batteries," ACS Energy Lett., 2024, 9, 2201–2211. pdf 
[Listed among the most read articles, April 2024]
[Green Access][Datasets]

[133] Braks, L.; Coskun, A.* "Synthesis, Properties, and Applications of Mechanically Interlocked Polymers," Mechanically Interlocked Materials: Polymers, Nanomaterials, MOFs and more, Wiley-VCH, 2024, 249-277. pdf
[Book Chapter]

[132] Rader, C.; Fritz, P. W.; Ashirov, T.; Coskun, A.; Weder, C. "One-Component Nanocomposites Made from Diblock Copolymer Grafted Cellulose Nanocrystals," Biomacromolecules, 2024, 25, 1637–1648. pdf
[Open Access]

[131]  Ashirov, T.; Fritz, P. W.; Yildirim, T.*; Coskun, A.* "Diels–Alder cycloaddition polymerization for porous poly-phenylenes with exceptional gas uptake properties," Chem. Commun.2024, 60, 2657-2660. pdf
[Open Access][Datasets]


[130]    Song, K. S.; Fritz, P. W.; Abbott, D. F.; Poon, L. N.; Caridade, C. M.; Gándara, F.; Mougel, V.*; Coskun, A.* "Mixed-metal Ionothermal Synthesis of Metallophthalocyanine Covalent Organic Frameworks for CO2 Capture and Conversion," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2023, e202309775. pdf
[Highlighted as a HOT Paper] 
[Open Access][Datasets]

[129]    Fritz, P. W.; Coskun, A.* "Weaving on a molecular scale: A challenge in two dimensions," Chem, 2023, 9, 1-3. pdf
[Preview Article]

[128]  Zhou, T.; Zhao, Y.; Song, K. S.; Baster, D.; El Kazzi, M.; 
Coskun, A.* "Boosting Polysulfide Conversion in Lithium−Sulfur Batteries via Palladium-Based Environmentally Friendly Porous Catalyst," Chem. Mater., 2023, 35, 5362–5367. pdf

[127]     Zhao, Y.; Zhou, T.; Baster, D.; El Kazzi, M.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Targeted Functionalization of Cyclic Ether Solvents for Controlled Reactivity in High-Voltage Lithium Metal Batteries," ACS Energy Lett., 2023, 8, 3180−3187. pdf
[Listed among the most read articles, July 2023]

[126]       Ashirov, T.; Puangsamlee, T.; Robles, A.; Fritz, P. W.; Piech, Krzysztof; Miljanić, O. Š.*; Coskun, A.* "Eutectic Molten Salt Synthesis of Highly Microporous Macrocyclic Porous Organic Polymers for CO2 Capture," Helv. Chim. Acta, 2023, e202300072. pdf
[Open Access][Datasets]

[125]    Zhou, T.; Zhao, Y.; Fritz, P. W.; Ashirov, T.; Baster, D.; El Kazzi, M.; Coskun, A.* "Molecular Regulation of Electrolytes for Enhancing Anode Interfacial Stability in Lithium-Sulfur Batteries," Chem. Commun., 202359, 8286-8289. pdf
[Open Access][Datasets]

[124]    Ashirov, T.; Fritz, P. W.; Lauber, Y.; Avalos, C. E.; Coskun, A.* "Fully Conjugated Benzyne-Derived Three-Dimensional Porous Organic Polymers," Chem. Eur. J., 2023e202301053. pdf 
[Highlighted as a HOT Paper
[Open Access][Datasets]

[123]    Medinger, J.; Song, K. S.; Umubyeyi, P.; Coskun, A.*; Lattuada, M.* "Magnetically Guided Synthesis of Anisotropic Porous Carbons toward Efficient CO2 Capture and Magnetic Separation of Oil," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2023, 15, 21394−21402. pdf
[Green Access] [Datasets]

[122]   Song, K. S.; Coskun, A.* "Porous Organic Polymers for Selective Palladium Recovery and Heterogeneous Catalysis," Chimia, 2023, 77, 122-126. pdf
[Open Access]

[121]   Zhao, Y.; Coskun, A.* "Heating up the binder," Nat. Energy, 2023, 8, 113–114. pdf
[News&views article]
[Green Access]

[120]   Zhao, Y.; Zhou, T.; Mensi, M.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Electrolyte engineering via ether solvent fluorination for developing stable non-aqueous lithium metal batteries," Nat. Commun., 2023, 14, 299. pdf 
[Open Access[Datasets]

Fig. 1

[119]    Park, E.; Park, J.; Lee, K.; Zhao, Y.; Zhou, T.; Park, G.; Jeong, M.-G.; Choi, M.; Yoo, D.-J.; Jung, H.-G.; Coskun, A.*; Choi, J. W.* "Exploiting the Steric Effect and Low Dielectric Constant of 1,2-Dimethoxypropane for 4.3 V Lithium Metal Batteries," ACS Energy Lett., 2023, 8, 179−188. pdf
[ACS Editor`s Choice]

[118]   Zhao, Y.; Zhou, T.; Jeurgens, L. P. H.; Kong, X.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Electrolyte engineering for highly inorganic solid electrolyte interphase in high-performance lithium metal batteries," Chem, 2023, 9682-697. pdf


[117]     Ashirov, T.; Siena, J. S.; Zhang, M.; Yazaydin, A. O.; Antonietti, M.*; Coskun, A.* "Fast Light-switchable Polymeric Carbon Nitride Membranes for Tunable Gas Separation," Nat. Commun., 2022, 13, 7299. pdf  
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[116]   Song, K. S.; Fritz, P. W.; Coskun, A.* "Porous organic polymers for CO2 capture, separation and conversion," Chem. Soc. Rev., 2022, 51, 9831-9852. pdf
[Open Access]

[115]    Kalkus, T. J; Shanahan, C. J.; Smart, J.; Coskun, A.; Mayer, M. "Harvesting Electrical Power during Carbon Capture using Various Amine Solvents," Energy Fuels, 2022, 36, 11051–1106. pdf
[Open Access]

[114]  Elabd, A.; Kim, J.; Sethio, D.; Kang, S.; Kang, T.; Choi, J.W.*; Coskun, A.* "Dual Functional High Donor Electrolytes for Lithium–Sulfur Batteries under Lithium Nitrate Free and Lean Electrolyte Conditions," ACS Energy Lett., 2022, 7, 2459−2468. pdf
[Listed among the most read articles]

[113]   Fritz, P. W.; Coskun, A.*  "Postfunctionalized Covalent Organic Frameworks for Water Harvesting," ACS Cent. Sci., 20228, 871−873. pdf
[Open Access][Preview Article]

[112]  Zhao, Y.; Zhou, T.; El Kazzi, M.; Coskun, A.*  "Fluorinated Cyclic Ether Co-solvents for Ultra-high-Voltage Practical Lithium-Metal Batteries," ACS Appl. Energy Mater.2022, 5, 7784–7790. pdf

[111]  Song, K. S.; Ashirov, T.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Clark, A. H.; Yakimov, A.; Nachtegaal, M.;   Copéret, C.; Coskun, A.* "Porous Polyisothiocyanurates for Selective Palladium Recovery and Heterogeneous Catalysis," Chem, 2022, 8, 2043-2059. pdf
[Highlighted as a Preview in Chem]
[110]   Zhao, Y.; Zhou, T.; Ashirov, T.; El Kazzi, M.; Cancellieri, C.; Jeurgens, L.P.H.; Choi, J.W.*; Coskun, A.* "Fluorinated Ether Electrolyte with Controlled Solvation Structure for High Voltage Lithium Metal Batteries," Nat. Commun., 2022, 13, 2575. pdf
[Highlighted as a News&Views at Nature Reviews Chemistry]
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[109]  Zhou, T.; Zhao, Y.; El Kazzi, M.; Choi, J.W.*; Coskun, A.* "Integrated Ring-Chain Design of a New Fluorinated Ether Solvent for High-Voltage Lithium-Metal Batteries," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2022, 61, e202115884. pdf
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[108] Ashirov, T.; Song, K. S.; Coskun, A.* "Salt-Templated Solvothermal Synthesis of Dioxane-Linked Three-Dimensional Nanoporous Organic Polymers for Carbon Dioxide and Iodine Capture," ACS Appl. Nano Mater.,  2022, 5, 113711–13719. pdf

[107] Fritz, P.; Chen, T.; Ashirov, T.; Nguyen, A.-D.; Dinca, M.*; Coskun, A.* “Fully Conjugated Tetraoxa[8]circulene-Based Porous Semiconducting Polymers,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2022, 61, e202116527. pdf
[Highlighted as a HOT article
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[106] Ashirov, T.; Yazaydin, A. O; Coskun, A.* "Tuning the Transport Properties of Gases in Porous Graphene Membranes with Controlled Pore Size and Thickness," Adv. Mater., 2022, 34, 2106785. pdf
[Open Access] [Datasets]


[105] Zhou, T.; Zhao, Y.; Choi, J.W.*; Coskun, A.* "Ionic Liquid Functionalized Gel Polymer Electrolytes for Stable Lithium Metal Batteries," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2021, 60, 22791–22796. pdf
[Highlighted as a HOT article] [Highlighted in]
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[104]  Soares, T. A. S.; 
González-Moya, J. R.; Byun, Y.; Thesing, A.; Dares, C.; Coskun, A.; Machado, G. "One-step Anodization-electrophoretic Deposition of Titanium Nanotubes-
Graphene Nanoribbon Framework for Water Oxidation," J. Electroanal. Chem., 2021902,115802. pdf

[103] Ashirov, T.; Alrayyani, M.; Song, K. S.; Miljanić, O. Š.*; Coskun, A* "Cyclotetrabenzil-Based Porous Organic Polymers with High Carbon Dioxide Affinity," Organic Materials, 2021, 3, 346–352. pdf
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[102] Kalkus, T. J.; Guha, A.; Scholten, P. B. V.; Nagornii, D.; Coskun, A.; Ianiro, A.; Mayer, M. "The Green Lean Amine Machine: Harvesting Electric Power While Capturing Carbon Dioxide from Breath," Adv. Sci., 2021, 2100995. pdf
[Open Access]

[101] Song, K. S.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Ashirov, T.; Coskun, A* "Molten Salt Templated Synthesis of Covalent Isocyanurate Frameworks with Tunable Morphology and High CO2 Uptake Capacity," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces2021, 13, 26102–26108. pdf

[100] Ashirov, T.; Coskun, A* "Ultrahigh Permeance Metal Coated Porous Graphene Membranes with Tunable Gas Selectivities," Chem, 20217, 2385–2394. pdf
[Highlighted as a front cover]
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[99]   Zhou, T.; Zhao, Y.; El Kazzi, Mario; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A* "Stable Solid Electrolyte Interphase Formation Induced by Monoquat-Based Anchoring in Lithium Metal Batteries," ACS Energy Lett.2021, 6, 1711–1718. pdf
[Highlighted as an Energy Spotlight] [Listed among the most read articles]
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[98]   Huang, H.-H; Song, K. S.; Prescimone, A.; Aster, A.; Cohen, G.; Mannancherry, R.; Vauthey, E.; Coskun, A.*;  Šolomek, T.* "Porous Shape-persistent Rylene Imine Cages with Tunable Optoelectronic Properties and Delayed Fluorescence," Chem. Sci., 202112, 5275-5285. pdf
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[97]    Fritz, P. W.; Coskun, A.* "The Prospect of Dimensionality in Porous Semiconductors," Chem. Eur. J., 2021, 27, 7489-7501. pdf
[Selected by the Editors as an Outstanding Review-type article]


[96]    Coskun, A.* "Tailor-made Functional Polymers for Energy Storage and Environmental Applications," Chimia, 2020, 74, 667-673. pdf
[Open Access]

[95]    Lee, J.; Lee, K.; Lee, T.; Kim, H.; Kim, K; Cho, W.; Coskun, A.; Char, K.*; Choi, J. W.* “In Situ Deprotection of Polymeric Binders for Solution‐Processible Sulfide‐Based All‐Solid‐State Batteries,” Adv. Mater., 2020, 32, 2001702. pdf

[94]  Byun, Y.; Xie, L. S.; Fritz, P.; Ashirov, T.; Dincă, M.; Coskun, A.* "Three‐dimensional Porous Organic Semiconductor Based on Fully sp2‐Hybridized Graphitic Polymer," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 15166–15170.  pdf
[Selected as a Very Important Paper, VIP] [Highlighted in ChemistryViews]
[Open Access] [Datasets]

[93]  Fritz, P. W.; 
Coskun, A.* "COFs Meet Graphene Nanoribbons," CHEM, 20206, 1046-1048. pdf [Preview article]

[92] Kim, J.; Elabd, A.; Chung S.-Y.; Coskun, A.*; Choi, J. W.*  "Covalent Triazine Frameworks Incorporating Charged Polypyrrole Channels for High Performance Lithium-Sulfur Batteries," Chem. Mater., 2020, 32, 4185–4193. pdf ( Equal Contribution)
[Green Access] [Datasets]

[91]  Kaiser, S. K.; Song, K. S.; Mitchell, S.; Coskun, A.*
Pérez-Ramírez, J.* "Nitrogen-Doped Carbons with Hierarchical Porosity via Chemical Blowing Towards Long-Lived Metal-Free Catalysts for Acetylene Hydrochlorination," ChemCatChem 2020, 12, 1922–1925. pdf
[Green Access] [Datasets]

[90]  Song, K. S.; Kim, D; Coskun, A.* "Hierarchically Porous Reduced Graphene Oxide Coated with Metal–Organic Framework HKUST-1 for Enhanced Hydrogen Gas Affinity," ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2020, 3, 985-991. pdf
[Young Investigators Forum] [ACS Editors' Choice
[Open Access] [Datasets]


[89] Cho, Y.; Kim, J.; Elabd, A.;, Choi, S.; Park, K.; Kwon,T.-w; Lee, J.; Char, K.*; Coskun, A.*; Choi, J. W.* "Pyrene-Polyacrylic Acid-Polyrotaxane Supramolecular Binder Network for High Performance Silicon Negative Electrodes," Adv. Mater., 2019, 31, 1905048. pdf 
( Equal Contribution)

[88]  Zhou, T.; Zhao, Y.; Choi*, J. W.; Coskun, A.*  "Lithium Salt Mediated Synthesis of a Covalent Triazine Framework for Highly Stable Lithium Metal Batteries," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2019, 58, 16795-16799. pdf
( Equal Contribution)

[87] Yoo, D.-J; Elabd, A.; Choi, S.; Cho, Y.; Kim, J.; Lee, S. J.; Choi, S. H.; Kwon, T.-w; Char, K.; Kim, K. J.*; Coskun, A.*; Choi, J. W.* "Highly Elastic Polyrotaxane Binders for Mechanically Stable Lithium Hosts in Lithium Metal Batteries," Adv. Mater.2019, 1901645.pdf
( Equal Contribution)

[86] Byun, Y.; Je, S. H.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Coskun, A.* "Advances in Porous Organic Polymers for Efficient Water Capture," Chem. Eur. J., 2019, 25, 10262-10283.pdf 
[Green Access]

[85] Kwon, T.-w; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Prospect for Supramolecular Chemistry in High-Energy-Density Rechargeable Batteries," Joule, 2019, 3, 662-682.pdf [Perspective Article]
[Green Access]


[84]  Ashirov, T.; Coskun, A.* "The Power of the Mechanical Bond," Chem, 20184, 2260–2262. pdf [Preview article]

[83] Kim, D; Song, K. S.; Buyukcakir, O.; Yildirim, T.*; Coskun, A.* "Bimetallic metal organic frameworks with precisely positioned metal centers for efficient H2 storage," Chem. Commun.2018, 54, 12218 - 12221. pdf 
[Green Access] [Datasets]

[82]  Kotte, M. R.; Kuvarega, A.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Cho, M.; Coskun, A.; Diallo, M.* "A Facile and Scalable Route to the Preparation of Catalytic Membranes With In-situ Synthesized Supramolecular Dendrimer Particle Hosts for Pt(0) Nanoparticles Using a Low Generation PAMAM Dendrimer (G1-NH2) as Precursor," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018,  10, 33238-33251. pdf 

[81]  Lee, J.; Buyukcakir, O.; Kwon, T.-w; Coskun, A.* "Energy Band-Gap Engineering of Conjugated Microporous Polymers via Acidity-Dependent In-situ Cyclization," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018,  140, 10937-10940. pdf

[80] Elabd, A.; Coskun, A.* "Dyeing Your Hair with Graphene," Chem, 2018, 4, 661–663. pdf [Preview article]

[79] Byun, Y.; Coskun, A.* "Epoxy-functionalized Porous Organic Polymers via Diels-Alder Cycloaddition Reaction for Atmospheric Water Capture," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.2018, 57, 3173–3177. pdf
[Selected as a HOT paper] [Highlighted in Chemistry Views]

[78]   Kwon T.-w; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "The Emerging Era of Supramolecular Polymeric Binders in Silicon Anodes," Chem. Soc. Rev., 201847, 2145 - 2164. pdf


[77]    Je, S. H.; Kim, H. J.; Kim, J.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Perfluoroaryl-Elemental Sulfur SNAr Chemistry in Covalent Triazine Frameworks with High Sulfur Contents for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries," Adv. Func. Mater., 2017, 27, 1703947. pdf

[76]   Lee, Y. J.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Coskun, A.* "Chemically Activated Covalent Triazine Frameworks with Enhanced Textural Properties for High Capacity Gas Storage," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 20179, 30679–30685. pdf

[75]   Choi, S.; Kwon, T.-w.; Coskun, A.*Choi, J. W.* "Highly Elastic Binders Integrating Polyrotaxanes for Silicon Microparticle Anodes in Lithium Ion Batteries," Science, 2017, 357, 279-283. pdf
(† Equal Contribution)

  • See excellent perspective article in Science by Jaegeon Ryu, Soojin Park at UNIST, Korea.
  • See the commentary in Science by Marc Lavine "A stretchy binder protects the silicon,"
  • See our highlight in Nature Reviews Materials by Alison Stoddart, "Lithium-ion batteries: Stress relief for silicon,"
  • See our highlight in Nature"Molecular pulleys ease the strain for lithium-ion batteries,"
  • See our highlight in Nature, News and Views by Matthew T. McDowell, "Materials science: Pulley protection in batteries,"
  • See our highlight in the C&EN News July 24, 2017 issue as "Polymer ‘pulleys’ could boost Li-ion battery performance," 
  • Selected among the most notable chemistry research advances in 2017 by C&EN News December 18, 2017 
Also see below links for other highlights;

[The Verge] [NOVANext, PBS] [PhysOrg] [EurekAlert] [AzoCleanTech] [MaterialsToday]

[74]   Lee, K.; Kim, S.; Park, J.; Park, S. H.; Coskun, A.; Jung, D. S.; Cho, W.*; Choi, J. W.* "Selection of Binder and Solvent for Solution-Processed All-Solid-State Battery," J. Electrochem. Soc., 2017, 164, A2075-A2081. pdf

[73]   Talapaneni, S. N.; Kim, .; Je, S. H.; Buyukcakir, O.; Oh, J.*; Coskun, A.* "Bottom-up Synthesis of Fully sp2 Hybridized Three-dimensional Microporous Graphitic Frameworks as Metal-free Catalysts," J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017,5, 12080-12085. pdf

[72] Kim, K.; Kim, S.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Buyukcakir, O.; Almutawa, A. M. I.; Polychronopoulou, K.; Coskun, A.* "Transition Metal Complex Directed Synthesis of Porous Cationic Polymers for Efficient CO2 Capture and Conversion," Polymer, 2017126, 296-302.  pdf
[Invited paper, special issue on Porous Polymers]

[71]   Kim, D.; Coskun, A.* "Template-directed Approach Towards the Realization of Ordered Heterogeneity in Bimetallic Metal-organic Frameworks," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2017, 56, 5071–5076.  pdf

[70]  Kim, D.; Kim, D. W.; Buyukcakir, O.; Kim, M.-K.; Polychronopoulou, K.; Coskun, A.* "Highly Hydrophobic ZIF-8/carbon Nitride Foam with Hierarchical Porosity for Oil Capture and Chemical Fixation of CO2," Adv. Funct. Mater.20171700706. pdf

[69]   Buyukcakir, O.; Je, S. H.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Kim, D.; Coskun, A.* "Charged Covalent Triazine Frameworks for CO2 Capture and Conversion," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 20179, 7209–7216. pdf

[68]   Kim, M.-K.; Kim, D.; Seo, J. Y.; Buyukcakir, O.; Coskun, A."Nanostructured ZnO as a Structural Template for the Growth of ZIF-8 with Tunable Hierarchical Porosity for CO2 Conversion," CrystEngComm, 2017,19, 4147-4151. pdf  
[Invited paper, Themed issue on Metal-Organic Framework Catalysis]

[67]  Byun, Y.; Cho, M.; Kim, D.; Jung, Y.*; Coskun, A.* "Edge-functionalized Graphene Nanoribbon Frameworks for the Capture and Separation of Greenhouse Gases," Macromolecules, 2017, 50, 523–533. pdf

[66] Talapaneni, S. N.; Lee, J. H.; Je, S. H.; Buyukcakir, O.; Kwon, T.;  Polychronopoulou, K.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Chemical Blowing Approach for Ultramicroporous Carbon Nitride Frameworks and Their Applications in Gas and Energy Storage," Adv. Funct. Mater.2017, 27, 1604658. pdf


[65] Song, K. S.; Kim, D.; Polychronopoulou, K.; Coskun, A.* "Synthesis of Highly Porous Coordination Polymers with Open Metal Sites for Enhanced Gas Uptake and Separation," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8, 26860−26867. pdf  

[64] Je, S. H.; Buyukcakir, O.; Kim, D.; Coskun, A.* "Direct Utilization of Elemental Sulfur in the Synthesis of Microporous Polymers for Natural Gas Sweetening," Chem, 20161, 482-493. pdf Highlighted in [C&EN News as "Scrubbing natural gas with sulfur," September 19, 2016 issue] [Asia Research News] [PhysOrg] [Technobahn] [AzoMaterials] [InnovationsReport]

[63] Je, S. H.; Hwang, T. H.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Buyukcakir, O.; Kim, H. J.; Yu, J.-S.; Woo, S. G.; Jang, M. C.; Son, B. K.; Coskun,  A.*; Choi, J. W.* "A Rational Sulfur Cathode Design for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries: Sulfur-embedded Benzoxazine Polymers," ACS Energy Lett., 2016, 1, 566–572.  pdf

[62] Kim, K.; Buyukcakir, O.; Coskun, A.* "Diazapyrenium-based Porous Cationic Polymers for Colorimetric Amine Sensing and Capture from CO2 Scrubbing Conditions," RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 77406–77409. pdf

[61]   Talapaneni, S. N.; Kim, D.; Barin, G.; Buyukcakir, O.; Je, S. H.; Coskun, A.* "Pillar[5]arene Based Conjugated Microporous Polymers for Propane/methane Separation Through Host-guest Complexation," Chem. Mater., 2016, 28, 4460–4466. pdf

[60]     Kim, D.; Kim, D. W.; Hong, W. G.; Coskun, A.* "Graphene/ZIF-8 Composites with Tunable Hierarchical Porosity and Electrical Conductivity," J. Mater. Chem. A, 20164, 7710–7717. pdf

[59]    Talapaneni, S. N.†; Hwang, T. H.; Je, S. H.; Buyukcakir, O.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Elemental Sulfur Mediated Facile Synthesis of a Covalent Triazine Framework for High Performance Lithium-Sulfur Batteries," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55, 3106–3111. pdf 
[Selected as a Very Important Paper, VIP]
(† Equal Contribution)

[58]    Kim, D.; Coskun, A.* "Graphene Oxide Templated Preferential Growth of Continuous MOF Thin Films," CrystEngComm, 201618, 4013–4017. pdf 
[Invited paper, themed issue on New Talent] [Selected as a Hot Article] [Highlighted as a Front Cover]

[57]  Buyukcakir, O.; Je, S.-H.; Choi, D. S.; Talapaneni, S. N.; Seo, Y.; Jung, Y.; Polychronopoulou, K.; Coskun, A.* Porous Cationic Polymers: The Impact of Counteranions and Charges on CO2 Capture and Conversion,Chem. Commun., 201652, 934937. pdf


[56]  Kwon, T.-W†; Jeong, Y. K.†; Deniz, E.; Erhan Deniz; AlQaradawi, S. Y.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* “Dynamic Crosslinking of Polymeric Binders Based on Host-Guest Interactions for Silicon Anodes in Lithium Ion Batteries,” ACS Nano, 20159, 11317–11324. pdf 
(† Equal Contribution)

[55]  Talapaneni, S. N.; Buyukcakir, O.; Je, S. H.; Srinivasan, S.; Seo, Y.; Polychronopoulou, K.; Coskun, A.* Nanoporous Polymers Incorporating Sterically Confined N-Heterocyclic Carbenes For Simultaneous CO2 Capture and Conversion at Ambient Pressure," Chem. Mater., 2015, 27, 6818–6826pdf 
[Highlighted in SYNFACTS (Synfacts, 2015, 11, 1274) as "One Stone Two Birds with a NHC Sponge"]

[54]  Buyukcakir, O; Je, S. H.; Park, J.; Patel, H. A.; Jung, Y.; Yavuz, C. T.*; Coskun, ASystematic Investigation of the Effect of Polymerization Routes on the Gas Sorption Properties of Nanoporous Azobenzene Polymers,” Chem. Eur. J.2015, 21, 1532015327.pdf
(† Equal Contribution)
[53]  Mara, M. W.; Bowman, D. N.; Buyukcakir, O.; Shelby, M. L.; Haldrup, K.; Huang, J.; Harpham, M. R.; Stickrath, A. B.; Zhang, X.; Stoddart, J. F.; Coskun, A.*; Jakubikova, E.*; Chen, L. X.* Electron Injection from Copper Diimine Sensitizers into TiO2Structural Effects and Their Implications for Solar Energy Conversion Devices,J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015137, 9670–9684.pdf 
(† Equal Contribution)

[52] Buyukcakir, O.; Seo, Y.; Coskun, A.* "Thinking Outside the Cage: Controlling the Extrinsic Porosity and Gas Uptake Properties of Shape Persistent Molecular Cages in Nanoporous Polymers," Chem. Mater., 201527, 4149–4155. pdf

[51] Song, K. S.; Coskun A.* Catalyst-free Synthesis of Porous Graphene Networks as Efficient Sorbents for CO2 and H2,ChemPlusChem, 201580, 1127 –1132. pdf
[Early Career Series - Invited Paper]

[50] Byun, Y.; Coskun, A.* “Bottom-up Approach for the Synthesis of a Three-Dimensional Nanoporous Graphene Nanoribbon Framework and Its Gas Sorption Properties, Chem. Mater., 201527, 2576–2583. pdf

[49] Jeong, Y. K.Kwon, T.-W; Lee, I.; Kim, T.-S; Coskun, A*, Choi, J. W.* “Millipede-inspired Structural Design Principles for High Performance Polysaccharide Binders in Silicon Anodes,” Energ. Environ. Sci, 20158, 1224–1230. pdf
(† Equal Contribution)


[48] Kwon, T.-W; Jeong, Y. K.; Lee, I.; Kim, T.-S; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A* “Systematic Molecular-Level Design of Binders Incorporating Meldrum`s Acid for Silicon Anodes in Lithium Rechargeable Batteries,” Adv. Mater., 2014 26, 7979–7985. pdf
(† Equal Contribution)

[47] Byun, J.; Je, S.-H; Patel, H. A.; Coskun, A.*, Yavuz, C. T.*  “Nanoporous Covalent Organic Polymers Incorporating Tröger’s Base Functionalities for Enhanced CO2 Capture,” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 12507–12512. pdf

[46] Kim, D. J.; Jung, Y. H.; Bharathi, K. K.; Je, S. H.; Kim, D. K.*; Coskun, A.*, Choi, J. W.* An Aqueous Sodium Ion Hybrid Battery Incorporating Organic Compound and Prussian Blue Derivative,” Adv. Energ. Mater., 2014, 4, 1400133. pdf

[45] Jeong, Y. K.; Kwon, T.-W.; Lee, I.; Kim, T.-S.; Coskun, A.*; Choi, J. W.* Hyperbranched β-Cyclodextrin Polymer as an Effective Multidimensional Binder for Silicon Anodes in Lithium Rechargeable Batteries,” Nano Lett., 2014, 14, 864–870. pdf
(† Equal Contribution)

[44] Srinivasan, S.; Je, S. H.; Back, S.; Barin, G.; Buyukcakir, O.; Guliyev, R., Jung, Y.; Coskun, A.* Ordered Supramolecular Gels Based on Graphene Oxide and Tetracationic Cyclophanes,” Adv. Mater., 2014, 26, 2725–2729. pdf

[43] Fahrenbach, A. C.; Bruns, C. J.; Li, H.; Trabolsi, A.; Coskun, A., Stoddart, J. F.Ground-State Kinetics of Bistable Redox-Active Donor–Acceptor Mechanically Interlocked Molecules,” Acc. Chem. Res., 2014, 47, 482–493. pdf

[42] Patel, H. A.; Je, S. H.; Park, J.; Jung, Y.; Coskun, A.*Yavuz, C. T.* “Directing the Structural Features of N2-Phobic Nanoporous Covalent Organic Polymers for CO2 Capture and Separation,” Chem. Eur. J., 2014,  20, 772–780. pdf


[41] Cao, D.; Juríček, M.; Brown, Z. J.; Sue, A. C.-H.; Liu, Z.; Lei, J.; Blackburn, A. K.; Grunder, S.; Sarjeant, A. A.; Coskun, A.; Wang, C.; Farha, O. K.; Hupp, J. T.; Stoddart, J. F. “Three-Dimensional Architectures Incorporating Stereoregular Donor–Acceptor Stacks,” Chem. Eur. J., 2013, 19, 8457–8465.  pdf

[40] Barin, G.; Frasconi, M.; Dyar, S. M.; Iehl, J.; Buyukcakir, O.; Sarjeant, A. A.; Carmieli, R.; Coskun, A.; Wasielewski, M. R., Stoddart, J. F. "Redox-Controlled Selective Docking in a [2]Catenane Host," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 2466–2469. pdf

[39] Patel, H. A.; Je, S. H.; Park, J.; Chen, D. P.; Jung, Y.; Yavuz, C. T.*; Coskun, A.* “Unprecedented High-Temperature CO2 Selectivity in N2-phobic Nanoporous Covalent Organic Polymers,” Nature Commun., 2013, 4, 1357. pdf  

[Highlighted in the Chemistry World on January 17, 2013, C&EN News on January 21, 2013 and KAIST Breakthroughs Newsletter (Fall 2014)]

[38] Schmucker, A. L.; Barin, G.; Brown, K. A.; Rycenga, M.; Coskun, A.; Buyukcakir, O.; Osberg, K. D.; Stoddart, J. F.; Mirkin C. A. "Electronic and Optical Vibrational Spectroscopy of Molecular Tunnel Junctions Created by On-Wire Lithography," Small, 2013, 9, 1900–1903. pdf

[37] Srinivasan, S.; Shin, W. H.; Choi, J. W.; Coskun, A."A Bifunctional Approach to the Preparation of Graphene and Ionic Liquid-Based Hybrid Gels," J. Mater. Chem. A, 20131, 4348pdf 


[36] Kim, D. J.; Je, S.-H.; Sampath, S.; Choi, J. W.*; Coskun, A.* "Effect of N-substitution in Naphthalenediimides on the Electrochemical Performance of Organic Rechargeable Batteries," RSC Adv., 20122, 7968‒7970. pdf

Before the appointment at KAIST:

[35] Huang, J.; Buyukcakir, O; Mara, M. W.; Coskun, A.; Dimitrijevic, N. M.; Barin, G.; Kokhan, O.; Stickrath, A. B.; Ruppert, R.; Tiede, D. M.; Stoddart, J. F.; Sauvage, J.-P.; Chen, L. X. "Highly Efficient Ultrafast Electron Injection from the Singlet MLCT Excited State of Copper(I) Diimine Complexes to TiO2 Nanoparticles," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.201251, 12711–12715. pdf

[34] Coskun, A; Spruell, J. M.; Barin, G.; Dichtel, W. R.; Flood, A. H.; Botros, Y. Y.; Stoddart, J. F. "High Hopes: Can Molecular Electronics Realise its Potential?" Chem. Soc. Rev., 2012, 41, 48274859. pdf

[Highlighted as a front cover]

[33] Barin, G.; Coskun, A.; Foudah, M. M. G.; Stoddart, J. F. “Mechanically Interlocked Molecules Assembled by π‒π Recognition,” ChemPlusChem, 2012, 77, 159‒185. pdf

[Highlighted as a front cover and also in on April 16, 2012]

[32] Coskun, A.; Hmadeh, M.; Barin, G.; Gandara, F.; Li, Q.; Choi, E.; Strutt, N. L.; Cordes, D. B.; Slawin, A. M. Z.; Stoddart, J. F.; Sauvage, J.-P.; Yaghi, O. M. “Metal-Organic Frameworks Incorporating Copper-Complexed Rotaxanes,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 2160‒2163. pdf

[31] Fahrenbach, A. C.; Barnes, J. C.; Lanfranchi, D. A.; Li, H.; Coskun, A.; Gassensmith, J. J.; Liu, Z.; Benitez, D.; Trabolsi, A.; Goddard, W. A.; Elhabiri, M.; Stoddart, J. F. “Solution-Phase Mechanistic Study and Solid-State Structure of a Tris(Bipyridinium Radical Cation) Inclusion Complex,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 3061‒3072. pdf

[30] Avellini, T.; Hao, L.; Coskun, A.; Barin, G.; Trabolsi, A.; Basuray, A. N.; Dey, S. K.; Credi, A.; Silvi, S.; Stoddart, J. F.; Venturi, M. “Photoinduced Memory Effect in a RedoxControllable Bistable Molecular Switch,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 51, 1611‒1615. pdf
(† Equal Contribution)

[29] Coskun, A.; Banaszak, M.; Astumian, R. D.; Stoddart, J. F.; Grzybowski, B. A. “Great Expectations: Can Artificial Molecular Machines Deliver on Their Promise?,” Chem. Soc. Rev., 2012, 41, 19‒30. pdf 
[Highlighted as a front cover and also  in Sciencenewsline on November 25, 2011, R&D Magazine on November 28, 2011, AZO NANO on November 29, 2011, C&EN News on April 2, 2012]


[28] Li, H.; Fahrenbach, A. C.; Coskun, A.; Zhu, Z.; Barin, G.; Zhao, Y.-L.; Botros, Y. Y.; Sauvage, J.-P.; Stoddart, J. F. “A Light-Stimulated Molecular Machine Driven by Radical Pairing Interactions in Water, ” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 6782–6788. pdf
[Highlighted as an inside cover]

[27] Dey, S. K.; Coskun, A.; Fahrenbach, A. C.; Barin, G.; Basuray, A. N.; Trabolsi, A.; Stoddart, J. F. “A Redox-Active Reverse Donor-Acceptor [2]Rotaxane,” Chem. Sci., 2011, 2, 1046–1053. pdf

[26] Coskun, A.; Spruell, J. M.; Barin, G.; Fahrenbach, A. C.; Forgan, R. S.; Colvin, M. T.; Carmielli, R.; Benítez, D.; Tkatchouk, E.; Friedman, D. C.; Sarjeant, A. A.; Wasielewski, M. R.; Goddard III, W. A.; Stoddart, J. F. “Mechanically Stabilized TTF Radical Dimers,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 4538–4547. pdf
[Highlighted in the Chemistry World on March 7,2011.]

[25] Basu, S.; Coskun, A.; Friedman, D. C.; Olson, M. A.; Benítez, D.; Tkatchouk, E.; Barin, G.; Yang, J.; Fahrenbach, A. C.; Goddard, W. A.; Stoddart, J. F. “Donor Acceptor Oligorotaxanes Made to Order,” Chem. Eur. J., 2011, 17, 21072119pdf
[Highlighted in Angewantde Chemie (Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50, 1466‒1468)]

[24] Barin, G; Coskun, A.; Friedman, D. C.; Olson, M. A.; Colvin, M. T.; Carmielli, R.; Dey, S. K.; Bozdemir, O. A.; Wasielewski, M. R.; Stoddart, J. F. “A Multistate Switchable [3]Rotacatenane,” Chem. Eur. J., 2011, 17, 213−222. pdf
[Highlighted in the front cover of 2011 Year of Chemistry Issue]


[23] Han, S.; Wei, Y.; Valente, C.; Lagzi, I.; Gassenmith, J. J.; Coskun, A.; Stoddart, J. F.; Grzybowski, B. A. “Chromatography in a Single Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) Crystal,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132, 16358–16361. pdf
[Highlighted in the Chemistry World on November 4, 2010]

[22] Han, S.; Wei, Y.; Valente, C.; Forgan, R. S.; Gassenmith, J. J.; Smaldone, R. A.; Nakanishi, H.; Coskun, A.; Stoddart, J. F.; Grzybowski, B. A. “Imprinting Chemical and Responsive Micropatterns into Metal-Organic Frameworks,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 50, 276−279. pdf

[21] Stephenson, R. M.;Wang, X.; Coskun, A.; Stoddart, J. F.; Zink, J. I. “Excited State Distortions Caused by Photochemical Electron Transfer in a Donor-Acceptor [2]Rotaxane,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2010, 12, 14135−14143. pdf

[20] Spruell, J. M.; Coskun, A.; Friedman, D. C.; Forgan, R. S.; Sarjeant, A. A.; Trabolsi, A.; Fahrenbach, A. C.; Barin, G.; Paxton, W. F.; Dey, S. K.; Olson, M. A.; Benítez, D.; Tkatchouk, E.; Colvin, M. T.; Carmielli, R.; Caldwell, S. T.; Rosair, G. M.; Hewage, S. G.; Duclairoir, F.; Seymour, J. L.; Slawin, A. M. Z.; Goddard III, W. A.; Wasielewski, M. R.; Cooke, G; Stoddart, J. F. “Highly Stable TTF Radical Dimers in [3]Catenanes,” Nature Chem., 2010, 2, 870-879. pdf  
(† Equal Contribution)

[19] Olson, M. A.; Coskun, A.; Fang, L.; Basuray, A. N.; Stoddart, J. F. “Polycatenation Under Thermodynamic Control,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 3151-3156. pdf

[18] Coskun, A.; Wesson, P. J.; Klajn, R.; Trabolsi, A.; Fang, L.; Olson, M. A.; Dey, S. K.; Grzybowski, B. A.; Stoddart, J. F. “Molecular-Mechanical Switching at the Metal Nanoparticle-Solvent Interface,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132, 4310−4320. pdf


[17] Klajn, R.; Olson, M. A.; Wesson, P. J.; Fang, L.; Coskun, A; Trabolsi, A.; Stoddart, J. F.; Grzybowski, B. A. “Dynamic Hook-and-Eye Nanoparticle Sponges,” Nature Chem., 2009, 1, 733-738. pdf

[16] Olson, M. A.; Coskun, A.; Klajn, R.; Fang, L.; Dey, S. K.; Browne, K.; Gryzbowski, B. A.; Stoddart, J. F. “Assembly of Polygonal Nanoparticle Cluster Directed by Reversible Noncovalent Bonding Interactions,” Nano Lett., 2009, 9, 3185–3190. pdf

[15] Guliyev, R.; Coskun, A.; Akkaya, E. U. “Design Strategies for Ratiometric Chemosensors: Modulation of Excitation Energy Transfer at the Energy Donor Site,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131, 9007–9013. pdf

[14] Klajn, R.; Fang, L.; Coskun, A.; Olson, M. A.; Wesson, P. J.; Stoddart, J. F.; Grzybowski, B. A. “Metal Nanoparticles Functionalized with Molecular and Supramolecular Switches,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131, 42334235. pdf

[13] Coskun, A.; Friedman, D. C.; Li, H.; Patel, K.; Khatib, H. A.; Stoddart, J. F., “A Light-Gated STOP-GO Molecular Shuttle,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2009, 131, 2493–2495. pdf


[12] Patel, K.; Angelos, S.; Dichtel, W. R.; Coskun, A.; Yang, Y. W.; Zink, J. I.; Stoddart, J. F., “Enzyme-Responsive Snap-Top Covered Silica Nanocontainers,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130, 2382–2383. pdf 
[Highlighted in SYNFACTS (Synfacts, 2008, 5, 0471) as "Biocompatible Release Valve"]

[11] Coskun, A.; Saha, S.; Aprahamian, I.; Stoddart, J. F. “A Reverse Donor-Acceptor Bistable [2]Catenane,” Org. Lett., 2008, 10, 3187–3190. pdf
[Highlighted in SYNFACTS (Synfacts, 2008, 10, 1052) as "A [2]Catenane with Speed Bumps"]


[10] Coskun, A.; Yilmaz, M. D.; Akkaya, E. U., “Bis(2-pyridyl)-Substituted Boratriazaindacene as an NIR-Emitting Chemosensor for Hg(II),” Org. Lett., 2007, 9, 607–609. pdf 
[Highlighted as one of the most cited Organic Letters article in 2007]

[9] Coskun, A.; Deniz, E.; Akkaya, E. U., “A Sensitive Fluorescent Chemosensor for Anions Based on a Styryl-Boradiazaindacene Framework,” Tetrahedron Lett., 2007, 48, 5359–5361. pdf


[8] Coskun, A.; Yilmaz, M. D.; Akkaya, E. U., “An Acenaphthopyrrolone-Dipicolylamine Derivative as a Selective and Sensitive Chemosensor for Group IIB Cations,” Tetrahedron Lett., 2006, 47, 3689–3691. pdf

[7] Coskun, A.; Akkaya, E. U., “Signal Ratio Amplification via Modulation of Resonance Energy Transfer: Proof of Principle in an Emission Ratiometric Hg(II) Sensor,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 14474–14475. pdf 


[6] Coskun, A.; Akkaya, E. U., “Ion Sensing Coupled to Resonance Energy Transfer: A Highly Selective and Sensitive Ratiometric Fluorescent Chemosensor for Ag(I) by a Modular Approach,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2005, 127, 10464–10465. pdf

[5] Coskun, A.; Deniz, E.; Akkaya, E. U., “Effective PET and ICT Switching of Boradiazaindacene Emission: A Unimolecular, Emission-mode, Molecular Half-subtractor with Reconfigurable Logic Gates,” Org. Lett., 2005, 7, 5187–5189. pdf

[4] Coskun, A.; Deniz, E.; Akkaya, E. U., “Cation Modulation of Carbonyldipyrrinone (CDP) Fluorescence: Emission-Ratiometric Sensing of Calcium,” J. Mater. Chem., 2005, 15, 2908–2912. pdf


[3] Coskun, A.; Akkaya, E. U., “Three-Point Recognition and Selective Fluorescence Sensing of L-DOPA,” Org. Lett., 2004, 6, 3107–3109. pdf


[2] Coskun, A.; Akkaya, E. U., “Difluorobora-s-Diazaindacene Dyes as Highly Selective Dosimetric Reagents for Fluoride Anions,” Tetrahedron Lett., 2004, 45, 4947–4949. pdf


[1] Coskun, A.; Baytekin, B. T.; Akkaya, E. U. “Novel Fluorescent Chemosensor for Anions via Modulation of Oxidative PET: a Remarkable 25-fold Enhancement of Emission,” Tetrahedron Lett., 2003, 44, 5649–5651pdf