Research Papers

2018

Mendes JP, Gois JR, Trino ASM, Catalao F, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; The influence of using sodium dithionite as SARA agent in miniemulsion ATRP”, Journal of Polymer Science Part a-Polymer Chemistry, 2018, 56(8): p. 879-888.
Silva BMA, Vicente S, Cunha S, Silva C, Coelho JFJ, Simoes S; “Critical process parameters of orodispersible films (ODFs)”, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2018, 536(2): p. 507-507.
Morais ES, Mendonca PV, Coelho JFJ, Freire MG, Freire CSR, Coutinho JP, Silvestre AJD; “Deep Eutectic Solvent Aqueous Solutions as Efficient Media for the Solubilization of Hardwood Xylans”, Chemsuschem, 2018, 11(4): p. 753-762.

2017

Frias CF, Serra AC, Ramalho A, Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC; “Preparation of fully biobased epoxy resins from soybean oil based amine hardeners”, Industrial Crops and Products, 2017, 109: p. 434-444.
Mendonca PV, Lima MS, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Deep eutectic solvents (DES): Excellent green solvents for rapid SARA ATRP of biorelevant hydrophilic monomers at ambient temperature”, Polymer, 2017, 132: p. 114-121.
Krys P, Fantin M, Mendonca PV, Abreu CMR, Guliashvili T, Rosa J, Santos LO, Serra AC, Matyjaszewski K, Coelho JFJ; “Mechanism of supplemental activator and reducing agent atom transfer radical polymerization mediated by inorganic sulfites: experimental measurements and kinetic simulations”, Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 8(42): p. 6506-6519.

Milcovich G, Lettieri S, Antunes F, Medronho B, Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Marizza P, Perrone F, Farra R, Dapas B, Grassi G, Grassi M, Giordani S; “Recent advances in smart biotechnology: Hydrogels and nanocarriers for tailored bioactive molecules depot”, Advances in Colloid and Interface Science, 2017, 249: p. 163-180.
Santo D, Cordeiro RA, Sousa A, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Faneca H; “Combination of Poly[(2-dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate] and Poly(beta-amino ester) Results in a Strong and Synergistic Transfection Activity”, Biomacromolecules, 2017, 18(10): p. 3331-3342.
Mendonca PV, Matos A, Sousa AF, Serra AC, Simoes S, Coelho JFJ; “Increasing the Bile Acid Sequestration Performance of Cationic Hydrogels by Using an Advanced/Controlled Polymerization Technique”, Pharmaceutical Research, 2017, 34(9): p. 1934-1943.
Silva BMA, Vicente S, Cunha S, Coelho JFJ, Silva C, Reis MS, Simoes S; “Retrospective Quality by Design (rQbD) applied to the optimization of orodispersible films”, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2017, 528(1-2): p. 655-663.
Ferreira J, Gloria A, Cometa S, Coelho JFJ, Domingos M; “Effect of in vitro enzymatic degradation on 3D printed poly(epsilon-caprolactone) scaffolds: morphological, chemical and mechanical properties”, Journal of Applied Biomaterials & Functional Materials, 2017, 15(3): p. E185-E195.
Mendes JP, Gois JR, Costa JRC, Maximiano P, Serra AC, Guliashvili T, Coelho JFJ; “Ambient Temperature SARA ATRP for Meth(Acrylates), Styrene, and Vinyl Chloride Using Sulfolane/1-Butyl-3-Methylimidazolium Hexafluorophosphate-Based Mixtures”, Journal of Polymer Science Part a-Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55(8): p. 1322-1328.
Kopec M, Yuan R, Gottlieb E, Abreu CMR, Song Y, Wang Z, Coelho JFJ, Matyjaszewski K, Kowalewski T; “Polyacrylonitrile-b-poly(butyl acrylate) Block Copolymers as Precursors to Mesoporous Nitrogen-Doped Carbons: Synthesis and Nanostructure”, Macromolecules, 2017, 50(7): p. 2759-2767.
Sanches D, Ramos AM, Coelho JFJ, Costa CSMF, Vilarigues M, Melo MJ; “Correlating thermophysical properties with the molecular composition of 19th century chrome yellow oil paints”, Polymer Degradation and Stability, 2017, 138: p. 201-211.
Costa JRC, Correia C, Gois JR, Silva SMC, Antunes FE, Moniz J, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Efficient dispersion of TiO2 using tailor made poly(acrylic acid) – based block copolymers, and its incorporation in water based paint formulation”, Progress in Organic Coatings, 2017, 104: p. 34-42.
Maximiano P, Mendonca PV, Santos MRE, Costa JRC, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Eutectic Mixtures as a Green Alternative for Efficient Catalyst Recycling in Atom Transfer Radical Polymerizations”, Polymer Science Part a-Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55(3): p. 371-381.
Fonseca AC, Costa CSMF, Marques TMP, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC; “The impact of a designed lactic acid-based crosslinker in the thermochemical properties of unsaturated polyester resins/nanoprecipitated calcium carbonate composites”, Journal of Materials Science, 2017, 52(3): p. 1272-1284.
Abreu CMR, Fu L, Carmali S, Serra AC, Matyjaszewski K, Coelho JFJ; “Aqueous SARA ATRP using inorganic sulfites”, Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 8(2): p. 375-387.

Borges AF, Silva C, Coelho JFJ, Simoes S; “Outlining critical quality attributes (CQAs) as guidance for the development of orodispersible films”, Pharmaceutical Development and Technology, 2017, 22(2): p. 237-245.
Cordeiro RA, Santo D, Farinha D, Serra AC, Faneca H, Coelho JFJ; “High transfection efficiency promoted by tailor-made cationic tri-block copolymer-based nanoparticles”, Acta Biomaterialia, 2017, 47: p. 113-123.

2016

Pinho AC, Fonseca AC, Serra AC, Santos JD, Coelho JFJ; “Peripheral Nerve Regeneration: Current Status and New Strategies Using Polymeric Materials”, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 2016, 5(21): p. 2732-2744.
Borges AF, Silva BMA, Silva C, Coelho JFJ, Simoes S; “Hydrophobic polymers for orodispersible films: a quality by design approach”, Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, 2016, 13(10): p. 1357-1374.
Rodrigues DP, Costa JRC, Rocha N, Gois JR, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Room temperature aqueous self-assembly of poly(ethylene glycol)-poly(4-vinyl pyridine) block copolymers: From spherical to worm-like micelles”, Colloids and Surfaces B-Biointerfaces, 2016, 145: p. 447-453.
Sousa AF, Coelho JFJ, Silvestre AJD;  “Renewable-based poly((ether)ester)s from 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid”, Polymer, 2016, 98: p. 129-135.
Gois JR, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Synthesis and characterization of new temperature-responsive nanocarriers based on POEOMA-b-PNVCL prepared using a combination of ATRP, RAFT and CuAAC”, European Polymer Journal, 2016, 81: p. 224-238.
Santos MRE, Fonseca AC, Mendona PV, Branco R, Serra AC, Morais PV, Coelho JFJ; “Recent Developments in Antimicrobial Polymers: A Review”, Materials, 2016, 9(7): p. 33.
Costa CSMF, Fonseca AC, Godinho M, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; Soybean and coconut oil based unsaturated polyester resins: Thermomechanical characterization”, Industrial Crops and Products, 2016, 85: p. 403-411.
Matias T, Varino C, de Sousa HC, Braga MEM, Portugal A, Coelho JFJ, Duraes L; “Novel flexible, hybrid aerogels with vinyl- and methyltrimethoxysilane in the underlying silica structure”, Journal of Materials Science, 2016, 51(14): p. 6781-6792.
Maximiano P, Mendonça P, Costa JRC, Naomi H, Serra AC, Guiliashivilli T, Coote M, Coelho JFJ; “Ambient temperature transition metal free dissociative electron transfer reversible addition fragmentation chain transfer polymerization (DET-RAFT) of methacrylates, acrylates and styrene”, Macromolecules, 2016, 49. 1597–1604
Góis JR, Costa JRC, Popov AV, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Synthesis of well-defined alkyne terminated poly(N-vinyl caprolactam) with a stringent control over the LCST by RAFT”, RSC Advances, 2016.
Mendes J, Mendonça PV, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Getting much faster: low temperature copper-mediated SARA-ATRP of Methacrylates, Acrylates, Styrene and Vinyl Chloride in sulfolane/water mixtures”, RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 9598-9603.
Abreu C, Mendonça PV, Guliashvili T, Nicolas J, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Nitroxide-Mediated Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride at Low Temperature”, Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 490–498.
Abreu C, Maximiano P, Guliashvili T, Nicolas J, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Cyclopentyl methyl ether: a new green solvent for nitroxide mediated polymerization and reversible addition fragmentation transfer”, RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 7495-7503.
Sousa AF, Fonseca AC, Serra AC, Freire CSR, Silvestre AJD, Coelho JFJ; “New unsaturated copolyesters based on 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid and their crosslinked derivatives”, Polymer Chemistry, 2016,7, 1049-1058.

furanic UPRs

Gonçalves A, Fonseca AC, Fabela IGP, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC, “Synthesis and characterization of superabsorbent hydrogels using bis[2-(methacryloyloxy)ethyl] phosphate as crosslinker”, eXPRESS Polymer Letters, 2016, 3, 248-258.

2015

Fonseca AC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Bioabsorbable Polymers in Cancer Therapy: Latest Development”, EPMA Journal, 2015, 6, 22.
Costa CSMF, Fonseca AC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Dynamic mechanical thermal analysis in natural fiber reinforced polymer composites”, Polymer Reviews, 2015, DOI:10.1080/15583724.2015.1108334.
Góis JR, Popov A, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Synthesis of functionalized poly(vinyl acetate)mediated by alkyne-terminated RAFT agents, RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 91225–91234.
Fonseca AC, Lopes IM, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC; “Synthesis of unsaturated polyesters based on renewable monomers: structure/properties relationship and crosslinking with 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate”, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 2015, 97, 1–11.
Costa J, Mendonça P, Maximiano P, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Flash ATRP in water/BMIM-PF6/glycols at room temperature”, Macromolecules, 2015, 48, 6810−6815.
Silva BMA, Borges AF, Silva C, Coelho JFJ, Simões S; “Mucoadhesive oral films: the potential for unmet needs”, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2015, 494, 537-551.
Pimenta JCT, Gonçalves C, Hiliou L, Coelho JFJ; “Effect of binder on perfomance of intumescent coatings”, Journal of Coatings Technology and Research, 2015, 1-12.
Sousa AF, Vilela C, Fonseca AC, Freire CSR, Gruter G.-J, Coelho JFJ, Silvestre AJD; “Biobased polyesters and other polymers from 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid: a tribute to furan excellency”, Polymer Chemistry, 2015, 6, 5961-5983.

2,5-furandicarboxylic acid

Maximiano P, Mendes J, Mendonça P, Abreu C, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Cyclopentyl methyl ether: a new green solvent for supplemental activator and reducing agent atom transfer radical polymerization”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2015. 23, 2722-2729.
Borges A, Silva C, Coelho JFJ, Simões S; ”Oral films: current status and future perspectives – II. Intellectual property, technologies and market needs”, Journal of Controlled Release, 2015, 206, 108-121.
Borges A, Silva C, Coelho JFJ, Simões S; ”Oral films: current status and future perspectives – I. Galenical development and quality attributes”, Journal of Controlled Release, 2015, 206, 1-19.
Gonçalves AAL, Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC; “Supported Catalysis in Carbon Dioxide Activation”, 2015, Current Green Chemistry, 2015, 2, 65-43.
Catalão F, Gois J, Trino A, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Facile synthesis of well-controlled poly(glycidyl methacrylate) and its block copolymers via SARA ATRP at room temperature”, Polymer Chemistry, 2015, 6, 1875-1882.
Rosa N, Martins GV, Bastos MMSM, Góis JR, Coelho JFJ, Marques J, Tavares CJ, Magalhães FD; “Preparation of Robust Polyamide Microcapsules by Interfacial Polycondensation of p-Phenylenediamine and Sebacoyl Chloride and Plasticization with Oleic Acid”, Journal of Microencapsulation, 2015, em impressão.
Cordeiro RA, Rocha N, Farinha D, Faneca H, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Novel biocompatible polycationic triblock copolymer poly[2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate]-block-poly(β-amino ester)-block-poly[2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate] synthesized via combination of ATRP and “click” chemistry with high gene transfection”, Macromolecular Bioscience, 2015, 15, 215–228.

macromolecular bioscience

Frias CF, Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC; “Straighforward functionalization of acrylated soybean oil by Michael-addition and Diels-Alder furan/maleimide reactions”, Industrial Crops and Products, 2015, 64, 33-38.

2014

Alves P, Hugo AA, Szymanowski F, Tymczyszyn EE, Pérez PF, Coelho JFJ, Simões PN, Gómez-Zavaglia A; “Stabilization of polymer lipid complexes prepared with lipids of lactic acid bacteria upon preservation and internalization into eukaryotic cells”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2014, 123, 446–451.
Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Gil MH, Simões PN; “Poly(ester amide)s based on (L)-lactic acid oligomers and glycine: the role of the central unit of the (L)-lactic acid oligomers and  their molecular weight in the poly(ester amide)s properties”, Polymer Bulletin, 2014, 71, 12, 3085-3109. (Índice de Impacto 1;491; Citações 0).
Mendes J, Branco F, Mendonça PV, Abreu CMR, , Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Serra  AC, Coelho JFJ; “Sulfolane: an universal solvent for homopolymerization and copolymerization of acrylates, methacrylates, styrene and vinyl chloride at room temperature by SARA-ATRP”, ACS Macro Letters, 2014, 3, 858–861.
Gonçalves FAMM, Costa CSMF, Fabela IGP, Farinha D, Faneca H, Simões PN, Serra AC, Bártolo PJ, Coelho JFJ; “3D printing of new biobased unsaturated polyesters by microstereo-thermal-lithography”, Biofabrication, 2014, doi:10.1088/1758-5082/6/3/035024.
Mendonça P, Konkolewicz D, Saadyah A, Serra AC, Popov AV, Guliashivili T, Matyjaszewski, Coelho JFJ; “Straightforward ARGET ATRP for the Synthesis of Primary Amine Polymethacrylate with Improved Chain-End Functionality under Mild Reaction Conditions”, Macromolecules, 2014, 47, 4615–4621.
Mendonça PV, Konkolewicz D, Saadyah A, Serra AC, Popov AV, Guliashivili T, Matyjaszewsk K, Coelho JFJ; “Synthesis of cationic poly((3-acrylamidopropyl) trimethylammonium chloride) by SARA ATRP in ecofriendly solvent mixtures”, Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 5829-5836.
Góis JR, Konkolewicz D, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Matyjaszewsk K, Serra  AC, Coelho JFJ; “Improvement of the control over SARA ATRP of 2-(diisopropylamino)ethyl methacrylate by slow and continuous addition of sodium dithionate”, Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 4617–4626. (Índice de Impacto 5,231; Citações 0).

Polymer chemistry

Matos M, Sousa AF, Fonseca AC, Freire CSR, Coelho JFJ, Silvestre AJD; “A new generation of furanic copolyesters with enhanced degradability: poly(ethylene 2,5-furandicarboxylate)-co-poly(lactic acid) copolyesters”, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2014, 215, 2175–2184.
Mendes J, Branco F, Mendonça PV, Abreu CMR, , Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Serra  AC, Coelho JFJ; “Synergistic effect of ionic liquid and DMSO in the SARA ATRP at room temperature affording very fast reactions and polymers with very low dispersity”, ACS Macro Letters, 2014, 3, 544–547.
Rocha N, Rodrigues DP, Gaspar A, Durães L, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Novel nanoaggregates with peripheric SPION and organic cores through self-assembly of tailor-made block copolymers”, RSC Advances, 2014, 4, 24428-24432.
Monteiro S, Dias A, Mendes AM, Mendes JP, Serra AC, Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Magalhães FD; “Stabilization of nano-TiO2 aqueous dispersions with poly(ethylene glycol)-b-poly(4-vinyl pyridine) block copolymer and their incorporation in photocatalytic acrylic varnishes”, Progress in Organic Coatings, 2014, 77, 1741–1749.
Mendonça P, Serra AC, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Coelho JFJ; “Efficient RAFT polymerization of N-(3-aminopropyl)methacrylamide hydrochloride using unprotected “clickable” chain transfer agents”, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 2014, 81, 1–7.
Rocha N, Mendes J, Durães K, Maleki H, Portugal A, Geraldes CFGC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Poly(ethylene glycol)-block-poly(4-vinyl pyridine) as a versatile block copolymer to prepare nanoaggregates of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2014, 2, 1565-1575.
Góis JR, Rocha N, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Matyjaszewski K, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Synthesis of well-defined Functionalized Poly(2-(Diisopropylamino)ethyl Methacrylate) Using ATRP with Sodium Dithionite as a SARA Agent”,  Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 3919-3928.
Barata I,  Fonseca AC, Costa CSMF, Ferreira L, Julio E, Coelho JFJ; “Insights into the thermo-mechanical properties of films cast from emulsion terpolymers”, Progress in Organic Coatings, 2014, 77, 790-797.
Patrício T, Domingos M, Bártolo P, Coelho JFJ, Mitchell G, Gloria A; “Fabrication and characterization of PCL/PLA scaffolds for tissue engineering”, Rapid Prototyping Journal, 2014, 20, 145 – 156.
Vilela C, Sousa AF, Fonseca AC, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Freire CSR, Silvestre AJD; “The quest for sustainable polyesters – insights into the future”, Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 3119-3141.

2013

Abreu CMR, Serra AC, Popov AV, Matyjaszewski K, Guliashvili T, Coelho JFJ; “Ambient temperature rapid SARA ATRP of acrylates and methacrylates in alcohol/water solutions mediated by mixed sulfites/Cu(II)Br2 catalytic system”, Polymer Chemistry, 2013, 23, 5629-5636.
Amaral AJR, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC; “Synthesis of bifunctional cyclic carbonates from CO2 catalysed by choline-based systems”, Tetrahedron Letters, 2013, 54, 5518-5522.
Ferreira L, Costa H, Barata I, Júlio E, Tiago P, Coelho JFJ; “Precast Alkali-Activated Concrete Towards Sustainable Construction”, Magazine of Concrete Research, 2013, 66, 618-626.
Santos S; Villaver J, Sousa A, Coelho JFJ, Neto CP, Silvestre A; “Phenolic composition and antioxidant activity of industrial cork by-products”, Industrial Crops and Products, 2013, 47, 262-269.
Cordeiro RA, Rocha N, Mendes JP, Matyjaszewski K, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Synthesis of well-defined poly(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) under mild conditions and its co-polymers with cholesterol and PEG using Fe(0)/Cu(II) based SARA ATRP”, Polymer Chemistry, 2013, 4, 3088-3097.
Marques J, Oliveira L, Pinto R, Coutinho P, Papot P, Góis J, Coelho JFJ, Magalhães F, Tavares C.; “Release of Volatile Compounds from Polymeric Microcapsules Mediated by Photocatalytic Nanoparticles “, International Journal of Photoenergy, 2013, 1-9.
Silva ER, Ferreira HE, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC; “Hybrid fibre-reinforced cement composite”, Materials Science Forum, 2013, 710, 343-348.
Silva ER, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC; “Hybrid Polyethylene/polypropylene blended fiber-reinforced cement composite”, Journal of Composite Materials, 2013, 47, 3131-3142.
Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Silva CL, Simões S, Coelho JFJ; “Polymeric bile acid sequestrants – review on design and new approach based on living radical polymerization techniques, Progress In Polymer Science, 2013, 38, 445-461.
Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Serra AC, Gil MH, Simões PN; “Novel poly(ester amide)s based on glycine and (L)-lactic acid by an easy and cost-effective synthesis”, Polymer International, 2013, 62, 736-743.
Cordeiro R, Santos GL, Faneca H, Mendes JP, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Evaluation of the biocompatibility of cholesterol-poly[2-dimethylamino)ethyl methacrylate] synthesized by atom transfer radical polymerization”, European Cells & Materials, 2013, 26, 58.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Cardoso PML, Barros B, Gonçalves PM, Gil MH, Guthrie JT; “Synthesis of amphiphilic PVC-b-PHPA-b-PVC block copolymers with low PHPA content and different molecular weights by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization, Journal of Vinyl and Additive technology, 2013, 19, 157-167.
Cordeiro R, Santos GL, Faneca H, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Comparative biocompatibility evaluation of poly(-amino ester) and poly[2-(dimethylamino) ethyl methacrylate]”, European Cells & Materials, 2013, 26, 67.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Gois JR, Gil MH,  Gonçalves PM, Guthrie JT; “Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-poly(hydroxypropyl acrylate)-b-poly(vinyl chloride): understanding the synthesis of an amphiphilic PVC block copolymer at a pilot scale, Journal of Vinyl and Additive Technology, 2013, 19, 94-104.
Alves P, Hugo AA, Tymczysyn EE, Fausto R, Pérez PF, Coelho JFJ, Simões PN, Gómez-Zavaglia A; “Effect of cholesterol-PDMAEMA on the properties of stimuli-responsive polymer liposomes complexes”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2013, 104, 254-261.
Fonseca AC, Coelho JFJ, Valente JFA, Correia TR, Correia IJ, Gil MH, Simões PN; “Poly(ester amide)s based on (L)-lactic acid oligomers and α-amino acids: influence of the α-amino acid side chain in the poly(ester amide)s properties” Journal of Biomaterials Science: Polymer Edition. 2013, 24, 1391-1409.
Silva ER, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC; “Strength improvement of mortar composites reinforced with newly hybrid-blended fibres: Influence of fibres geometry and morphology”, Construction & Building Materials, 2013, 40, 473–480.
Rocha N, Mendonça PV, Mendes JP, Popov AV, Guliashvili T, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ; “Facile synthesis of well defined telechelic alkyne-terminated polystyrene in polar media using ATRP with mixed Fe/Cu transition metal catalyst”,  Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2013, 214, 76−84.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Cardoso PML, Barros B, Gonçalves PM, Gil MH. Guthrie JT; “Deviation from the Theoretical Predictions in the Synthesis of Amphiphilic Block Copolymers in a Wide Range of Compositions Based on Poly(vinyl chloride) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Living Radical Polymerization in Suspension Medium”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2013, 127, 3407-3417.
Sousa AF, Matos M, Freire CSR, Silvestre AJD, Coelho JFJ; “New copolymers derived from terephthalic and 2,5-furandicarboxylic acids: a step forward in the development of biobased polyesters”, Polymer, 2013, 54, 513-519.

2012

Rodrigues IV, Coelho JFJ, Carvalho MG.; “Isolation and valorization of vegetable proteins: methods, limitations and potential”, Journal of Food Engineering, 2012, 109, 337-346.
Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC, Goncalves PMOF, Popov AV, Gil MH; “Scaling-up of Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by single electron transfer–degenerative chain transfer mediated living radical polymerization in water media—II: High molecular weight-ultra stable PVC”, Chemical Engineering Science, 2012, 69, 122-128.
Dias AMA, Marceneiro S, Braga MEM, Coelho JFJ, Ferreira AGM, Simões PN, Veiga IM, Tomé LC, Marrucho IM, Esperança JMSS, Matias AA, Duarte CMM, Rebelo LM, de Sousa HC; “Phosphonium-based ionic liquids as polimeric modifiers and their influence on the properties of biomedical grade poly(vinyl chloride)”, Acta Biomaterialia, 2012, 8, 1366-1379.
Duarte AP, Coelho JFJ, Bordado JC, Cidade MT, Gil MH; “Surgical adhesives: Systematic review of the main types and development forecast”. Progress in Polymer Science, 2012, 37,1031-1050.
Guliashvili T, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Popov AV, Coelho JFJ; “Copper Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in Polar Solvents: Insight into Some Relevant Mechanistic Aspects”, Chemistry – A European Journal, 2012, 18, 4607-4612.
Abreu CMR, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Popov AV, Gryn’ova G, Coote ML, Guliashvili T; “Reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer polymerization of vinyl chloride”, Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 2200-2208.
Abreu CMR, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Popov AV, Guliashvili T; “Accelerated ambient-temperature ATRP of methyl acrylate in alcohol/water solutions with mixed transition metal catalyst system”, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2012, 213, 1677-1687.
Abreu CMR, Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Popov AV, Matyjaszewski K, Guliashvili T, Coelho JFJ; “Inorganic Sulfites: Efficient Reducing Agents and Supplemental Activators for Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization”, ACS Macro Letters, 2012, 1, 1308–1311.

2011

Maia J, Carvalho RA, Coelho JFJ, Simões PN, Gil MH; “Insight on the periodate oxidation of dextran and its structural vicissitudes”, Polymer, 2011, 52, 258-265.
Mendonça PV, Serra AC, Coelho JFJ, Popov AV, Guliashvili T; “Ambient Temperature Rapid ATRP of Methyl Acrylate, Methyl Methacrylate and Styrene in Polar Solvents with Mixed Transition Metal Catalyst System”, European Polymer Journal, 2011, 47, 1460-1466.
Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC, Gois J, Gonçalves PMOF, Popov AV, Gil MH; “Scaling-up of Poly(vinyl chloride) Prepared by Single Electron Transfer Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization in Water Media: 1) Low Molecular Weight. Kinetic Analysis”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2011, 169, 398-413.
Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC, Gonçalves PMOF, Popov AV, Gil MH; “Particle features and morphology of poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by living radical polymerization in aqueous media. Insight about particle formation mechanism”, Polymer, 2011, 52, 2998-3010.

2010

Coelho JFJ, Góis J, Fonseca AC, Gil MH; “Modification of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate)-co-poly(3-hydroxyvalerate) with Natural Rubber”, Journal Applied Polymer Science, 2010, 116, 718-726.
Carreira AS, Gonçalves FAMM, Mendonça PV, Gil MH, Coelho JFJ; “Temperature and pH responsive polymers based on chitosan: applications and new graft copolymerization strategies based on living radical polymerization”, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2010, 80, 618-630.
Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Alves P, Cordeiro RA, Fonseca AC, Góis JR, Gil MH; “Drug delivery systems: advanced technologies potentially applicable in personalized treatments”, EPMA Journal, 2010, 1, 164-209. (awarded by 49 Top-Experts in predictive, preventive &personalised Medicine from 49 countries worldwide as 2nd best review of this issue).

2009

Coelho JFJ, Mendonça PV, Percev V, Popov AV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH ; “Synthesis of High Glass Transition Temperature Copolymers based on Poly(Vinyl Chloride) via Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride in Water”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2009, 47, 7021-7031.
Rocha N, Coelho JFJ, Fonseca AC,  Kazlauciunas A,  Gil MH, Gonçalves PM, Guthrie JT; “Poly(vinyl chloride) and wood flour press mould composites: new bonding strategies”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2009, 113, 4, 2727 – 2738.
Alves P, Coelho JFJ, Kaiser J-P, Spohn P, Hacek J, Rota A, Bruinink A, Gil MH, “Surface modification and characterization of thermoplastic polyurethane”, European Polymer Journal, 2009, 45, 1412-1419.
Simões PN, Coelho JFJ,  Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH; “Comparative non-isothermal kinetic analysis of thermal degradation of poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by living and conventional free radical polymerization methods”, European Polymer Journal, 2009, 45, 1949-1959.
Coelho JFJ, Gois J, Fonseca AC, Carvalho R, Popov AV, Percec V, Gil MH; “Synthesis of Poly(2-methoxyethyl acrylate) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Transfer Living Radical Polymerization catalyzed by Na2S2O4 in Water”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2009, 47, 4454-4463.

Before 2008

Coelho JFJ, Carvalho EY, Marques DS, Popov AV, Percec V, Gonçalves PMFO, Gil MH; “Synthesis of poly(ethyl acrylate) by single electron transfer-degenerative chain transfer living radical polymerization in water catalyzed by Na2S2O4”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2008, 46, 421-432.
Coelho JFJ, Simões PN, Mendonça PV, Fonseca AC, Gil MH; “Thermal Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride) samples prepared by Living Radical Polymerization. Comparison with Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by Free Radical Polymerization”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2008, 109, 2729-2736.
Vieira AP, Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Gil MH; “Photocrosslinkable starch-based for ophtalmologic drug delivery”, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2008, 43, 325-332.
Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Gil MH; “New approaches in drug delivery systems: application for diabetes treatment”, Infectious Disorders – Drug Targets, 2008, 8, 119-128.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Gil MH; “Development of a new photopolymerizable biodegradable bioadhesive”, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2008, 352, 172-181.
Coelho JFJ, Carvalho EY, Marques DS, Percev V, Popov AV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH; “Influence of the isomeric structures of Butyl Acrylate in its polymerization by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical in Water Catalyzed by Na2S2O4”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2008, 46, 6542-6551.
Ferreira P, Pereira R, Coelho JFJ, Silva AFM, Gil MH; “Modification of the biopolymer castor oil with free isocyanate groups to be applied as bioadhesive” International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2007, 40, 144-152.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Pereira R, Silva AFM, Gil MH; “Synthesis and characterization of polyethylene glycol pre-polymer to be applied as bioadhesive” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2007, 105, 593-601.
Coelho JFJ, Carvalho EY, Marques DS, Popov AV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH; “Synthesis of  Poly(Lauryl Acrylate) by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization catalyzed by Na2S2O4 in Water”, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2007, 208, 1218-227.
Coelho JFJ, Alves P, Monteiro J, Castro MM, Abreu M, Gonçalves P, Gil MH; “Scale-up of Poly(Vinyl Chloride)-b-Poly(n-Butyl Acrylate)-b-Poly(Vinyl Chloride) prepared by Living Radical Polymerization”. Materials Science Forum, 2006, 515, 975-979.
Santos  KSCR, Coelho JFJ, Ferreira P, Pinto I, Lorenzetti S, Ferreira EI, Higa O, Gil MH; “Synthesis and characterization of membranes obtained by graft copolimerization of hydroxyethyl methacrylate and acrylic acid onto chitosan to be applied on wound healing as topical drug delivery systems”, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2006,310, 37-45.
Coelho JFJ, Gonçalves P, Miranda D, Gil MH; “Characterization of suspension Poly(vinyl chloride) resins and narrow Polystyrene standards by size exclusion chromatography with multiple detectors: online right angle laser-light scattering and differential viscometric detectors”. European Polymer Journal, 2006, 42, 751-763.
Coelho JFJ, Silva AMFP, Popov AV, Percec V, Abreu MV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH; “Single electron transfer-degenerative chain transfer living radical polymerization of N-Butyl Acrylate in water media”, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2006, 44, 2809-2825.
Coelho JFJ,  Silva AMFP, Popov AV, Percec V, Abreu MV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH; “Synthesis of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(n-butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) by the Competitive Single-Electron Transfer/Degenerative-Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization  in water”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2006, 44, 3001-3008.
Ferreira P, Coelho JFJ, Santos  KSCR, Ferreira EI, Gil MH; “Thermal characterization of chitosan grafted membranes to be used as wound dressings”, Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry, 2006, 2-3, 233-251.
Coelho JFJ, Carreira M, Popov AV, Percec V, Abreu MV, Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH; “Processability and Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(n-butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) prepared by Living Radical Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride. Comparison with a flexible commercial resin formulation prepared with PVC and DOP”. Journal of Vinyl Additive and Technology, 2006, 12, 156-165.
Coelho JFJ, Carreira M, Popov AV,  Gonçalves PMOF, Gil MH; “Thermal and Mechanical Characterization of Poly(vinyl chloride)-b-Poly(butyl acrylate)-b-Poly(vinyl chloride) obtained by Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Living Radical Polymerization in water”. European Polymer Journal, 2006, 42, 2313-2319.
Percec V, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ, Hinojosa-Falcon LA.; “Phase Transfer Catalyzed Single Electron Transfer – Degenerative Chain Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (PTC-SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride Catalyzed by Sodium Dithionate and Initiated with Iodoform in Water at 43ºC”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2005, 43, 779-788.
Percec V, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ; “Single Electron Transfer Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (SET-DTLRP) of Vinyl Chloride Initiated with Methylene Iodide and Catalyzed by Sodium Dithionate”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2005, 43, 773-778.
Percec V, Guliashvili, T, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ, Hinojosa-Falcon, L.A; “Accelerated Synthesis of PMMA-b-PVC-b-PMMA Block Copolymers by CuCl/Me6-TREN Catalyzed Living Radical Block Copolymerization of MMA Initiated from α,ω-di(iodo)PVC in DMSO at 90ºC”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2005, 43, 1649-1659.
Percec V, Popov AV, Ramirez-Castillo E, Coelho JFJ, Hinojosa-Falcon LA; “Non-Transition Metal Catalyzed Living Radical Polymerization of Vinyl Chloride Initiated with Iodoform in Water at 25ºC”. Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2004, 42, 6267-6282.