Anthony Dichiara

Anthony Dichiara

Assistant Professor
Synthesis of nanomaterials from biomass; characterization of biomaterials and their applications in multifunctional composites and environmental remediation

Office: Bloedel 288
Phone: 206 543-1581 
Email: abdichia@uw.edu


Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, Ecole Centrale Paris, France, 2012
M.S., Optics and Nanotechnology, University of Technology of Troyes, France, 2009
M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Technology of Troyes, France, 2009
B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Technology of Troyes, France, 2006

Courses Taught:Quarter offered:
BSE 248 Paper Properties (4)Spring
BSE 430 Papermaking Processes (5)Autumn
Recent Publications:
Yiguo Xu, Yang Ma, Yu Liu, Shan Feng, Delong He, Paul Haghi-Ashtiani, Anthony Dichiara, Laurent Zimmer, Jinbo Bai, 2018, Evolution of the Nanoparticles in the Gas Phase During the Floating Chemical Vapor Deposition Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes, Journal of Physical Chemistry 122: 6437-6446 doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b00451
AB Dichiara, A Song, SM Goodman, D He, J Bai. 2017. Smart papers comprising carbon nanotubes and cellulose microfibers for multifunctional sensing applications. Journal of Materials Chemistry A doi: 10.1039/c7ta04329e
S Goodman, N Ferguson, AB Dichiara. 2017. Lignin-assisted double acoustic irradiation for the dispersion of concentrated aqueous solutions of carbon nanotubes. RSC Advances 7:5488-5496 DOI: 10.1039/c6ra25986c
AB Dichiara, Y Ma, D He, L Zimmer, J Bai. 2016. Control of product nature and morphology by adjusting the hydrogen content in a continuous chemical vapor deposition process for carbon nanotube synthesis. Carbon 107:171-179. doi: 10.1016/j.carbon.2016.05.060
RE Rogers, JD Rocha, AB Dichiara, R Capasse. 2016. Highly Effective Adsorption of Organic Aromatic Molecules from Aqueous Environments by Electronically Sorted Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology 3:203-212 doi: 10.1039/c6ew00284f
AB Dichiara, MR Webber, WR Gorman, RE Rogers. 2015. Removal of copper ions from aqueous solutions via adsorption on carbon nanocomposites. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 7(28):15674-15680. doi: 10.1021/acsami.5b04974
AB Dichiara, SF Harlander, RE Rogers. 2015. Fixed bed adsorption of diquat dibromide from aqueous solution using carbon nanotubes. RSC Advances 5(76):61508-61512.
AB Dichiara, SJ Weinstein, RE Rogers. 2015. On the Choice of Batch or Fixed Bed Adsorption Processes for Wastewater Treatment. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 54(34):8579-8586 doi: 10.1021/acs.iecr.5b02350
A.B. Dichiara, T.J. Sherwood, J. Benton-Smith, J.C. Wilson, S.J. Weinstein, R.E. Rogers. 2014. Free-standing carbon nanotube-graphene hybrid papers as next generation adsorbent. Nanoscale 6(12):6322-6327. doi: 10.1039/C4NR01028K
AB Dichiara, J Yuan, S Yao, A Sylvestre, L Zimmer, J Bai. 2014. Effective synergistic effect of Al2O3 and SiC microparticles on the growth of carbon nanotubes and its application in high dielectric permittivity polymer composites. J. Mater. Chem. A 2(21):7980-7987. doi: 10.1039/C4TA00369A
W Li, AB Dichiara, J Bai. 2013. Carbon nanotube–graphene nanoplatelet hybrids as high-performance multifunctional reinforcements in epoxy composites. Compos. Sci. & Technol. 74:221-227. doi: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2012.11.015