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Publications and Presentations for Laboratory of Active Materials


  • BJ Dair, K Tyner, KE Sapsford. "Techniques for the Characterization of Nanoparticle-Bioconjugates" in Nanoparticles in Bioengineering. Editors: Raushal Rege and Igor Medintz. Publisher: Artech House, 2009.

  • C-S Kim, D.M. Saylor, M.K. McDermott, D.V. Patwardhan, J.A. Warren, “Modeling Solvent Evaporation During the Manufacture of Controlled Drug Release Coatings and the Impact on Release Kinetics”, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B, 90B [2] (2009) 688-99.
  • Kim C-S, Saylor DM, and Patwardhan DV, Modeling Structure Development and Release Behavior of Drug Embedded in Block Copolymer Matrices, Polymer Preprints, ((2008, 49(1), 858)).
  • Martin K. McDermott, Dave M. Saylor, Rachel Casas, Benita J. Dair, Ji Guo, Chang-Soo Kim, Christine M. Mahoney, Kokyee Ng, Steven K. Pollack, Dinesh V. Patwardhan, David A. Sweigart, Tina Thomas, Jeffrey Toy, Christine M. Williams, Carolyn N. Witkowski; Microstructure and elution of tetracycline from block copolymer coatings.  Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences; 99(6) 2777-2785, 2010.
  • D.M. Saylor, J.E. Guyer, D. Wheeler, J.A. Warren, “Predicting Microstructure Development During Casting of Drug Eluting Coatings,” Acta Biomaterialia, 7 (2011) 604-13.
  • D.M. Saylor, C-S Kim, D.V. Patwardhan, J.A. Warren, “Modeling Microstructure Development and Release Kinetics in Controlled Drug Release Coatings,” J. Pharm. Sci., 98 (2009) 169-186.
  • David M. Saylor a,*, Chang-Soo Kim a, Dinesh V. Patwardhan a,1, James A. Warren Diffuse-interface theory for structure formation and release behavior in controlled drug release systems. Acta Biomaterialia 3 (2007) 851–864.



  • K Brothers. “Effect of Sex-Based Differences In Atherosclerotic Plaque On the Safety and Efficacy of Drug-Eluting Stents Containing Bioabsorbable Materials,”
  • BJ Dair "Effect of Medical Device Substrate Material on Nanoparticulate Silver Efficacy",
  • S Das “Drug elution kinetics and structure of absorbable matrix coatings:
  • Ji Guo “The Impact Of Sex-Based Differences In Atherosclerotic Plaque On Drug Elution From Drug-Eluting Stents”
  • MK. McDermott “Effect of Drug Loading and Polymer Chemistry on the Structure Formation of Drug-Polymer Coatings:  Experiments and Simulations
  • MK. McDermott “Microstructure Characterization of Drug-Polymer Composite Coatings”
  • MK. McDermott ‘Fabrication Variability and Consistency of Controlled Release Technologies’
  • DV Patwardhan “Microstructure to Drug Release in Drug eluting Stents”
  • D Saylor “Predicting Microstructure Evolution in Controlled Drug Release Coatings”
  • D Saylor: "Microstructural Modeling of Biodegradable Drug Release Coatings"