Publications

◈ * corresponding author, † equal contribution, ____ contribution by group members

◈ Journal archives (2009~2014) [Link]

◈ Book chapters [Link]


Journal Articles (@ UNIST)

- 2020 -

47. D. Lee, C. Cha*

Cell subtype-dependent formation of breast tumor spheroids and their variable responses to chemotherapeutics within microfluidics-generated 3D microgels with tunable mechanics

Under review.


46. H. Kim, C. Song, C. Cha*, J. Jung*, J. Oh*

Refined fabrication of mechano-stimulating micro-platform for on-chip analyses of complex platelet behavior

Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry 2020, 84, 269-279. [Link]


45. M. Kim†, Y. Ahn†, K. Lee, W. Jung*, C. Cha*

In situ facile-forming chitosan hydrogels with tunable physicomechanical and tissue adhesive properties by polymer graft architecture

Carbohydrate Polymers 2020, 229, 115538. [Link]


44. S. Kim, C. Cha*

Enhanced mechanical and electrical properties of heteroscaled hydrogels infused with aqueous-dispersible hybrid nanofibers

Biofabrication 2020, 12, 015020. [Link]


- 2019 -

43. H.-H. Park, K. Sun, D. Lee, M. Seong, C. Cha, H. E. Jeong*

Cellulose acetate nanoneedle array covered with phosphorylcholine moiety as a biocompatible and sustainable antifouling material

Cellulose 2019, 26, 8775-8788. [Link]


42. K. Lee, S. Choi, C. Kim, W. Kang, W. Son, S. C. Bae*, J.-W. Oh*, S. Lee*, C. Cha*

Implementation of combinatorial genetic and microenvironmental engineering to microbial-based field-deployable microbead biosensors for highly sensitive and remote chemical detection

ACS Sensors 2019, 4, 2716-2723. [Link]


41. Y. Jang, M. Lee, H. Kim, C. Cha*, J. Jung*, J. Oh*

Comprehensive tuning of bioadhesive properties of polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) membranes with controlled porosity

Biofabrication 2019, 11, 035021. [Link]


40. S. Kim, H. Kim, T. Qiao, C. Cha, S. K. Lee, K. Lee, H. J. Ro, Y. Kim, W. Lee, H. Lee*

Fluorescence enhancement from nitro-compounds sensitive bacteria within spherical hydrogel scaffolds

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2019, 15, 14354-14361. [Link]


39. J. Hong, Y. Shin, S. Kim, J. Lee*, C. Cha*

Complex tuning of physical properties of hyperbranched polyglycerol-based bioink for microfabrication of cell-laden hydrogels

Advanced Functional Materials 2019, 29, 1808750. [Link]


- 2018 -

38. D. Lee, K. Lee, C. Cha*

Microfluidics-assisted fabrication of microtissues with tunable physical properties for developing in vitro multiplex tissue model

Advanced Biosystems 2018, 2, 1800236. [Link]


37. Y. Jang†, C. Cha, J. Jung*, J. Oh*

Interfacial compression-dependent merging of two miscible microdroplets in an asymmetric cross-junction for in situ microgel formation

Macromolecular Research 2018, 26, 1143-1149. [Link]


36. D. Lee, C. Cha*

The combined effects of co-culture and ECM mechanics on 3D tumor spheroid formation in microgels prepared via flow-focusing microfluidic fabrication

Pharmaceutics 2018, 10, 229. [Link]

(Special Issue: Micro and Nano Encapsulation Techniques)


35. M. Kim, C. Cha*

Integrative control of mechanical and degradation properties of in situ crosslinkable polyamine-based hydrogels for dual-mode drug release kinetics

Polymer 2018, 145, 272-280. [Link]


34. H. Yi, K. Sun, I. Hwang, K. Lee, C. Cha, T.-i. Kim, H. E. Jeong*

Wet-responsive, reconfigurable, and biocompatible hydrogel adhesive films for transfer printing of nanomembranes

Advanced Functional Materials 2018, 28, 1706498. [Link]


33. M. Kim, C. Cha*

Modulation of functional pendant chains within poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogels for refined control of protein release

Scientific Reports 2018, 8, 4315. [Link]


32. J. Jang, C. Cha*

Multivalent polyaspartamide crosslinker for engineering cell-responsive hydrogels with degradation behavior and tunable physical properties

Biomacromolecules 2018, 19, 691-700. [Link]


- 2017 -

31. K. Lee, J. Hong, H. J. Roh, S. H. Kim, H. Lee, S. K. Lee, C. Cha*

Dual ionic crosslinked interpenetrating network of alginate-cellulose beads with enhanced mechanical properties for biocompatible encapsulation

Cellulose 2017, 24, 4963-4979. [Link]


30. S. Kim, S. B. Sim, K. Lee, C. Cha*

Comprehensive examination of mechanical and diffusional effects on cell behavior using a decoupled 3D hydrogel system

Macromolecular Bioscience 2017, 17, 1700162. [Link]


29. M. Kim†, J. Jang†, C. Cha*

Carbon nanomaterials as versatile platforms for theranostic applications

Drug Discovery Today 2017, 22, 1430-1437. [Link]

(Special Issue: Therapeutic Nanomaterials)


28. J. Jang, J. Hong, C. Cha*

Effects of precursor composition and mode of crosslinking on mechanical properties of graphene oxide reinforced composite hydrogels

Journal of Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 2017, 69, 282-293. [Link]


- 2016 -

27. S. Kim†, K. Lee†, C. Cha*

Refined control of thermoresponsive swelling/deswelling and drug release properties of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) hydrogels using hydrophilic polymer crosslinkers

Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition 2016, 27, 1698-1711. [Link]


26. S. Kim†, J. Oh†, C. Cha*

Enhancing the biocompatibility of microfluidics-assisted fabrication of cell-laden microgels with channel geometry

Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2016, 147, 1-8. [Link]


- 2015 -

25. C. Cha, J. H. Jeong*, H. Kong*

Poly(ethylene glycol)-poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) core-shell microspheres with enhanced controllability of drug encapsulation and release rate

Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition 2015, 26, 828-840. [Link]