Highlights in Polymers

  1. Predicting Experimental Results for Polyethylene by Computer Simulation
    J Ramos, JF Vega, J Martínez-Salazar
    European Polymer Journal 99, 298-331 (2018)
  2. 3D-QSAR as a Tool for Understanding and Improving Single-Site Polymerization Catalysts. A Review
    VL Cruz, S Martínez, J Ramos, J Martínez-Salazar
    Organometallics 33 (12), 2944-2959 (2014)
  3. Una mirada a la Física de Polímeros en España
    J Martínez-Salazar, JF Vega
    Revista Española de Física 23 (4) (2011)
  4. Molecular Dynamics Simulations for the Description of Experimental Molecular Conformation, Melt Dynamics, and Phase Transitions in Polyethylene
    J Ramos, JF Vega, J Martínez-Salazar
    Macromolecules 48 (14), 5016-5027 (2015)
  5. Influence of Chain Branching and Molecular Weight on Melt Rheology and Crystallization of Polyethylene/Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposites
    JF Vega, Y da Silva, E Vicente-Alique, R Núñez-Ramírez, M Trujillo, P Dubois, J Martínez-Salazar, AJ Müller
    Macromolecules 47 (16), 5668-5681 (2014)
  6. Monte Carlo simulation of short chain branched polyolefins: structure and properties
    K Moorthi, K Kamio, J Ramos, DN Theodorou
    Macromolecules 45 (20), 8453-8466 (2012)
  7. Rheology, processing, tensile properties, and crystallization of polyethylene/carbon nanotube nanocomposites
    JF Vega, J Martinez-Salazar, M Trujillo, ML Arnal, AJ Muller, St Bredeau, Ph Dubois
    Macromolecules 42 (13), 4719-4727 (2009)
  8. Entanglement relaxation time in polyethylene: simulation versus experimental data
    J Ramos, JF Vega, DN Theodorou, J Martinez-Salazar
    Macromolecules 41 (8), 2959-2962 (2008)
  9. Monte Carlo simulation of short chain branched polyolefins in the molten state
    J Ramos, LD Peristeras, DN Theodorou
    Macromolecules 40 (26), 9640-9650 (2007)
  10. meso-[Norbornane-7,7-bis indenyl] titanium Dichloride: A Highly Active Catalyst for Ethylene-Styrene Copolymerization
    M Lobón-Poo, JO Barcina, AG Martínez, MT Expósito, JF Vega, J Martínez-Salazar, ML Reyes
    Macromolecules 39 (22), 7479-7482 (2006)
  11. Elimination of extrudate distortions in metallocene-catalyzed polyethylene
    M Aguilar, MT Expósito, JF Vega, A Muñoz-Escalona, J Martínez-Salazar
    Macromolecules 37 (3), 681-683 (2004)
  12. A new insight into the conformation and melt dynamics of hydrogenated polybutadiene as revealed by computer simulations
    J Ramos, JF Vega, J Martínez-Salazar
    Soft matter 12 (17), 3929-3936 (2016)
  13. Assessment of entanglement features and dynamics from atomistic simulations and experiments in linear and short chain branched polyolefins
    J Ramos, JF Vega, J Martínez-Salazar
    Soft Matter 8 (23), 6256-6263 (2012)
  14. Competition between supernucleation and plasticization in the crystallization and rheological behavior of PCL/CNT based nanocomposites and nanohybrids
    JF Vega, J Fernández-Alcázar, JV López, RM Michell, RA Pérez-Camargo, B Ruelle, J Martínez-Salazar, ML Arnal, P Dubois, AJ Müller
    Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, 55, 1310-1325 (2017)
  15. Coarse-grained simulations on the crystallization, melting and annealing processes of short chain branched polyolefins
    J Ramos, JF Vega, S Sanmartín, J Martínez-Salazar
    European Polymer Journal (2016)
  16. New habits in branched polyethylene single crystals
    JF Vega, AJ Müller, J Martínez-Salazar
    European Polymer Journal 80, 169-174 (2016)
  17. The influence of short‐chain branching on the morphology and structure of polyethylene single crystals
    JF Vega, N Jargour, R Núñez‐Ramírez, G Liu, D Wang, M Trujillo, AJ Müller, J Martínez‐Salazar
    Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics 53 (24), 1751-1762 (2015)
  18. Computer simulations of the early stages of crystal nucleation of linear and short chain branched polyethylene on carbon nanotubes
    K Jerónimo, VL Cruz, J Ramos, JF Vega, M Trujillo, AJ Müller, J Martínez-Salazar
    European Polymer Journal 56, 194-204 (2014)
  19. Strong influence of branching on the early stage of nucleation and crystal formation of fast cooled ultralong n-alkanes as revealed by computer simulations
    S Sanmartín, J Ramos, JF Vega, J Martínez-Salazar
    European Polymer Journal 50, 190-199 (2014)
  20. Effect of short chain branching in molecular dimensions and Newtonian viscosity of ethylene/1-hexene copolymers: matching conformational and rheological experimental properties and atomistic simulations
    JF Vega, J Ramos, J Martínez-Salazar
    Rheologica Acta 53 (1), 1-13 (2014)
  21. Microstructure and properties of branched polyethylene: Application of a three‐phase structural model
    S Martín, MT Expósito, JF Vega, J Martínez‐Salazar
    Journal of Applied Polymer Science 128 (3), 1871-1878 (2013)
  22. Following the crystallization process of polyethylene single chain by molecular dynamics: the role of lateral chain defects
    S Sanmartín, J Ramos, J Martínez‐Salazar
    Macromolecular Symposia 312 (1), 97-107 (2012)
  23. Eliminating sharkskin distortion in polyethylene extrusion via a molecular route
    JF Vega, MT Expósito, J Otegui, J Martínez-Salazar
    Journal of Rheology (1978-present) 55 (4), 855-873 (2011)
  24. Computer modeling of the crystallization process of single‐chain ethylene/1‐hexene copolymers from dilute solutions
    J Ramos, J Martínez‐Salazar
    Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics 49 (6), 421-430 (2011)
  25. Role of the interface in the melt‐rheology properties of linear low‐density polyethylene/low‐density polyethylene blends: Effect of the molecular architecture of the dispersed phase
    N Robledo, JF Vega, J Nieto, J Martínez‐Salazar
    Journal of Applied Polymer Science 119 (6), 3217-3226 (2011)
  26. Processability of a metallocene‐catalyzed linear PE improved by blending with a small amount of UHMWPE
    M Aguilar, S Martín, JF Vega, A Muñoz‐Escalona, J Martínez‐Salazar
    Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics 43 (21), 2963-2971 (2005)
  27. An experimental and computational evaluation of ethylene/styrene copolymerization with a homogeneous single‐site titanium (IV)‐constrained geometry catalyst
    S Martínez, MT Expósito, J Ramos, V Cruz, MC Martínez, M Lopez, J Martínez-Salazar
    Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 43 (4), 711-725 (2005)
  28. Rheology and reptation of linear polymers. Ultrahigh molecular weight chain dynamics in the melt
    JF Vega, S Rastogi, GWM Peters, HEH Meijer
    Journal of Rheology (1978-present) 48 (3), 663-678 (2004)
  29. Physical ageing and glass transition in amorphous polymers as revealed by microhardness
    F Ania, J Martinez-Salazar, FJB Calleja
    Journal of materials science 24 (8), 2934-2938 (1989)
  30. Thermal expansion and spherulite cracking in 3-hydroxybutyrate/3-hydroxyvalerate copolymers
    J Martinez-Salazar, M Sanchez-Cuesta, PJ Barham, A Keller
    Journal of materials science letters 8 (4), 490-492 (1989)
  31. The supercooling dependence of the initial fold length of polyethylene crystallized from the melt: unification of melt and solution crystallization
    PJ Barham, RA Chivers, A Keller, J Martinez-Salazar, SJ Organ
    Journal of materials science 20 (5), 1625-1630 (1985)
  32. A new look at the crystallization of polyethylene. II. Crystallization from the melt at low supercoolings
    RA Chivers, PJ Barham, J Martinez‐Salazar, A Keller
    Journal of Polymer Science: Polymer Physics Edition 20 (9), 1717-1732 (1982)