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  • Lamping S, Buten C, Ravoo BJ. Functionalization and Patterning of Self-Assembled Monolayers and Polymer Brushes Using Microcontact Chemistry. Accounts of Chemical Research. ; 52: 1336-1346. doi: 10.1021/acs.accounts.9b00041.
  • Nowak B, Ravoo BJ. Magneto- and photo-responsive hydrogels by co-assembly of peptides, cyclodextrins and superparamagnetic nanoparticles. Faraday Discussions. ; n.a.. doi: 10.1039/C9FD00012G.
  • Bietenbeck M, Engel S, Lamping S, Hansen U, Faber C, Ravoo BJ, Yilmaz A. Functionalization of Clinically Approved MRI Contrast Agents for the Delivery of VEGF. Bioconjugate Chemistry. ; 30: 1042-1047. doi: 10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.9b00142.
  • Xu Z, Jia S, Wang W, Yuan Z, Ravoo BJ, Guo D. Heteromultivalent peptide recognition by co-assembly of cyclodextrin and calixarene amphiphiles enables inhibition of amyloid fibrillation. Nature Chemistry. ; 11: 86-93. doi: 10.1038/s41557-018-0164-y.
  • Chu C, Stricker L, Kirse T, Hayduk M, Ravoo BJ. Light-responsive Arylazopyrazole Gelators: From Organic to Aqueous Media and From Supramolecular to Dynamic Covalent Chemistry. Chemistry – A European Journal. ; 25(ja): 6131-6140. doi: 10.1002/chem.201806042.
  • Lu Y, Vries WC, Overeem NJ, Duan X, Zhang H, Zhang H, Pang W, Ravoo BJ, Huskens J. Controlled and Tunable Loading and Release of Vesicles by Using Gigahertz Acoustics. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. ; 58: 159-163. doi: 10.1002/anie.201810181.
  • Pottanam Chali S, Ravoo BJ. Polymer Nanocontainers for Intracellular Delivery. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. ; 58: n.a.. doi: 10.1002/anie.201907484.
  • Vries WC, Kudruk S, Grill D, Niehues M, Matos ALL, Wissing M, Studer A, Gerke V, Ravoo BJ. Controlled Cellular Delivery of Amphiphilic Cargo by Redox-Responsive Nanocontainers. Advanced Science. ; n.a.: 1901935. doi: 10.1002/advs.201901935.
  • Davidson-Rozenfeld G, Stricker L, Simke J, Fadeev M, Vázquez-González M, Ravoo BJ, Willner I. Light-responsive arylazopyrazole-based hydrogels: their applications as shape-memory materials, self-healing matrices and controlled drug release systems. Polymer Chemistry. ; n.a.: -. doi: 10.1039/C9PY00559E.
  • Otte E, Tekce K, Lamping S, Ravoo B J, Denz C. Polarization nano-tomography of tightly focused light landscapes by self-assembled monolayers. Nature Communications. ; 10(4308). doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-12127-3.
  • Schlüter F, Ravoo BJ, Rizzo F. Self-assembled multilayer surfaces of highly fluorescent spirobifluorene-based dye for label-free protein recognition. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. ; n.a.: -. doi: 10.1039/C9TB00854C.
  • Freitag M, Möller N, Rühling A, Strassert CA, Ravoo BJ, Glorius F. Photocatalysis in the Dark: Near-Infrared Light Driven Photoredox Catalysis by an Upconversion Nanoparticle/Photocatalyst System. ChemPhotoChem. ; 3(1): 24-27. doi: 10.1002/cptc.201800212.
  • Niehues M, Tegeder P, Ravoo BJ. Reversible end-to-end assembly of selectively functionalized gold nanorods by light-responsive arylazopyrazole-cyclodextrin interaction. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. ; 15: 1407-1415. doi: 10.3762/bjoc.15.140.
  • Lamping S, Stricker L, Ravoo BJ. Responsive surface adhesion based on host-guest interaction of polymer brushes with cyclodextrins and arylazopyrazoles. Polymer Chemistry. ; 10: 683-690. doi: 10.1039/C8PY01496E.
  • Buten C, Kortekaas L, Ravoo BJ. Design of Active Interfaces Using Responsive Molecular Components. Advanced Materials. ; 31: 1904957. doi: 10.1002/adma.201904957.
  • De Vries W, Niehues M, Wissing M, Würthwein T, Mäsing F, Fallnich C, Studer A, Ravoo BJ. Photochemical preparation of gold nanoparticle decorated cyclodextrin vesicles with tailored plasmonic properties. Nanoscale. ; 11: 9384-9391. doi: 10.1039/C9NR02363A.

  • Nguyen DT, Freitag M, Körsgen M, Lamping S, Rühling A, Schäfer A, Siekman M, Arlinghaus H, Van der Wiel W, Glorius F, Ravoo BJ. Versatile Micropatterns of N-Heterocyclic Carbenes on Gold Surfaces: Increased Thermal and Pattern Stability with Enhanced Conductivity. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. ; 57(35): 11465-11469. doi: 10.1002/anie.201807197.
  • Schnurbus M, Stricker L, Ravoo BJ, Braunschweig B. Smart Air-Water Interfaces with Arylazopyrazole Surfactants and their Role in Photoresponsive Aqueous Foam. Langmuir. ; 34: 6028-3035. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00587.
  • Tegeder P, Marelli M, Freitag M, Polito L, Lamping S, Psaro R, Glorius F, Ravoo BJ, Evangelisti C. Metal vapor synthesis of ultrasmall Pd nanoparticles functionalized with N-heterocyclic carbenes. Dalton Transactions. ; 47(36): 12647-12651. doi: 10.1039/c8dt02535e.
  • Lamping S, Otremba T, Ravoo BJ. Carbohydrate-Responsive Surface Adhesion Based on the Dynamic Covalent Chemistry of Phenylboronic Acid- and Catechol-Containing Polymer Brushes. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 57(9): 2474-2478. doi: 10.1002/anie.201711529.
  • Metternich J, Sagebiel S, Lückener A, Lamping S, Ravoo BJ, Gilmour R. Covalent Immobilization of (-)-Riboflavin on Polymer Functionalized Silica Particles: Application in the Photocatalytic E→Z Isomerization of Polarized Alkenes. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 24(17): 4228-4233. doi: 10.1002/chem.201800231.
  • Stricker L, Böckmann M, Kirse T, Doltsinis N, Ravoo BJ. Arylazopyrazole Photoswitches in Aqueous Solution: Substituent Effects, Photophysical Properties, and Host–Guest Chemistry. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 24(34): 8639-8647. doi: 10.1002/chem.201800587.
  • Grill D, Matos ALL, Vries WC, Kudruk S, Heflik M, Doerner W, Mootz HD, Ravoo BJ, Galla H, Gerke V. Bridging of membrane surfaces by annexin A2. Scientific Reports. ; 8. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-33044-3.
  • Wissing M, Niehues M, Ravoo BJ, Studer A. Mixed AuPd Nanoparticles as Highly Active Catalysts for Alkyne Z-Semihydrogenation. European Journal of Organic Chemistry. ; 2018(26): 3403-3409. doi: 10.1002/ejoc.201800583.
  • Engel S, Möller N, Stricker L, Peterlechner M, Ravoo BJ. A Modular System for the Design of Stimuli-Responsive Multifunctional Nanoparticle Aggregates by Use of Host–Guest Chemistry. Small. ; 14(16). doi: 10.1002/smll.201704287.
  • Moratz J, Stricker L, Engel S, Ravoo BJ. Controlling Complex Stability in Photoresponsive Macromolecular Host–Guest Systems: Toward Reversible Capture of DNA by Cyclodextrin Vesicles. Macromolecular Rapid Communications. ; 39(1). doi: 10.1002/marc.201700256.
  • Wiemann M, Niebuhr R, Juan A, Cavatorta E, Ravoo BJ, Jonkheijm P. Photo-responsive Bioactive Surfaces Based on Cucurbit[8]uril-Mediated Host–Guest Interactions of Arylazopyrazoles. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 24(4): 813-817. doi: 10.1002/chem.201705426.
  • Buten C, Lamping S, Körsgen M, Arlinghaus H, Jamieson C, Ravoo BJ. Surface Functionalization with Carboxylic Acids by Photochemical Microcontact Printing and Tetrazole Chemistry. Langmuir. ; 34(5): 2132-2138. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b03678.
  • Kudruk S, Villani E, Polo F, Lamping S, Körsgen M, Arlinghaus H, Paolucci F, Ravoo BJ, Valenti G, Rizzo F. Solid state electrochemiluminescence from homogeneous and patterned monolayers of bifunctional spirobifluorene. Chemical Communications. ; 54(39): 4999-5002. doi: 10.1039/c8cc02066c.
  • Ehrmann S, Chu C, Kumari S, Silberreis K, Böttcher C, Dernedde J, Ravoo BJ, Haag R. A toolbox approach for multivalent presentation of ligand-receptor recognition on a supramolecular scaffold. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. ; 6(25): 4216-4222. doi: 10.1039/c8tb00922h.
  • Maglione M, Casado-Montenegro J, Fritz E, Crivillers N, Ravoo BJ, Rovira C, Mas-Torrent M. Electrochemically driven host-guest interactions on patterned donor/acceptor self-assembled monolayers. Chemical Communications. ; 54(24): 3038-3041. doi: 10.1039/c8cc00494c.
  • Tegeder P, Freitag M, Chepiga KM, Muratsugu S, Möller N, Lamping S, Tada M, Glorius F, Ravoo BJ. N-Heterocyclic Carbene-Modified Au–Pd Alloy Nanoparticles and Their Application as Biomimetic and Heterogeneous Catalysts. Chemistry – A European Journal. ; 24: 18682–18688. doi: 10.1002/chem.201803274.
  • Schibilla F, Holthenrich A, Song B, Linard Matos A, Grill D, Rota Martir D, Gerke V, Zysman-Colman E, Ravoo BJ. Phosphorescent cationic iridium(III) complexes dynamically bound to cyclodextrin vesicles: applications in live cell imaging. Chemical Science. ; 9(40): 7822-7828. doi: 10.1039/C8SC02875C.
  • Engel S, Möller N, Ravoo BJ. Stimulus-Responsive Assembly of Nanoparticles using Host–Guest Interactions of Cyclodextrins. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 24(19): 4741-4748. doi: 10.1002/chem.201705540.

  • Klepel F., Ravoo B.J. Dynamic covalent chemistry in aqueous solution by photoinduced radical disulfide metathesis. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. ; 15(18): 3840-3842. doi: 10.1039/c7ob00667e.
  • Otremba T., Ravoo B.J. Dynamic multivalent interaction of phenylboronic acid functionalized dendrimers with vesicles. Tetrahedron. ; 73(33): 4972-4978. doi: 10.1016/j.tet.2017.04.043.
  • De Vries W.C., Grill D., Tesch M., Ricker A., Nusse H., Klingauf J., Studer A., Gerke V., Ravoo B.J. Reversible Stabilization of Vesicles: Redox-Responsive Polymer Nanocontainers for Intracellular Delivery. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 2017(56): 9603-9607. doi: 10.1002/anie.201702620.
  • Buhl M., Traboni S., Körsgen M., Lamping S., Arlinghaus H.F., Ravoo B.J. On surface: O -glycosylation by catalytic microcontact printing. Chemical Communications. ; 53(46): 6203-6206. doi: 10.1039/c7cc02505j.
  • Himmelein S., Ravoo B.J. A Self-Assembled Sensor for Carbohydrates on the Surface of Cyclodextrin Vesicles. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 23(25): 6034-6041. doi: 10.1002/chem.201603115.
  • De Vries W., Tesch M., Studer A., Ravoo B.J. Molecular Recognition and Immobilization of Ligand-Conjugated Redox-Responsive Polymer Nanocontainers. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. ; 9(48): 41760-41766. doi: 10.1021/acsami.7b15516.
  • Schibilla F., Voskuhl J., Fokina N., Dahl J., Schreiner P.R., Ravoo B.J. Host–Guest Complexes of Cyclodextrins and Nanodiamonds as a Strong Non-Covalent Binding Motif for Self-Assembled Nanomaterials. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 23(63): 16059-16065. doi: 10.1002/chem.201703392.
  • Lamping S., Ravoo B.J. Hybrid TiO2/metal nanoparticle microstructures made by microcontact printing, absorption and electroless deposition. Journal of Materials Chemistry C. ; 5(24): 5882-5886. doi: 10.1039/c7tc01341h.
  • Xu Z, González-Abradelo D, Li J, Strassert CA, Ravoo BJ, Guo DS. Supramolecular color-tunable photoluminescent materials based on a chromophore cascade as security inks with dual encryption. Materials Chemistry Frontiers. ; Issue 9, 2017. doi: 10.1039/C7QM00091J.
  • Buhl M., Tesch M., Lamping S., Moratz J., Studer A., Ravoo B.J. Preparation of Functional Alternating Polymer Brushes and Their Orthogonal Surface Modification through Microcontact Printing. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 23(25): 6042-6047. doi: 10.1002/chem.201603565.
  • Kemper B., vonGröning M., Lewe V., Spitzer D., Otremba T., Stergiou N., Schollmeyer D., Schmitt E., Ravoo B.J., Besenius P. Reversible Covalent and Supramolecular Functionalization of Water-Soluble Gold(I) Complexes. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 23(null): 6048–6055. doi: 10.1002/chem.201700588.
  • Engel S., Fritz E.C., Ravoo B.J. New trends in the functionalization of metallic gold: From organosulfur ligands to N-heterocyclic carbenes. Chemical Society Reviews. ; 46(8): 2057-2075. doi: 10.1039/c7cs00023e.
  • Möller N., Rühling A., Lamping S., Hellwig T., Fallnich C., Ravoo B.J., Glorius F. Stabilization of High Oxidation State Upconversion Nanoparticles by N-Heterocyclic Carbenes. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 56(15): 4356-4360. doi: 10.1002/anie.201611506.
  • Moratz J., Klepel F., Ravoo B.J. Dynamic glycosylation of liposomes by thioester exchange. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. ; 15(23): 5089-5094. doi: 10.1039/c7ob00805h.
  • Chu C.W., Ravoo B.J. Hierarchical supramolecular hydrogels: Self-assembly by peptides and photo-controlled release: Via host-guest interaction. Chemical Communications. ; 53(92): 12450-12453. doi: 10.1039/c7cc07859e.
  • Möller N., Hellwig T., Stricker L., Engel S., Fallnich C., Ravoo B.J. Near-infrared photoswitching of cyclodextrin-guest complexes using lanthanide-doped LiYF4 upconversion nanoparticles. Chemical Communications. ; 53(1): 240-243. doi: 10.1039/c6cc08321h.
  • Engel S., Spitzer D., Rodrigues L., Fritz E.C., Straßburger D., Schönhoff M., Ravoo B.J., Besenius P. Kinetic control in the temperature-dependent sequential growth of surface-confined supramolecular copolymers. Faraday Discussions. ; 204: 53-67. doi: 10.1039/c7fd00100b.
  • Buhl M., Staniford M., Lamping S., Körsgen M., Arlinghaus H., Kynast U., Ravoo B.J. Patterning of Nanoclays on Positively Charged Self-Assembled Monolayers via Micromolding in Capillaries. Langmuir. ; 33(35): 8799-8804. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b04618.
  • Sagebiel S., Stricker L., Engel S., Ravoo B.J. Self-assembly of colloidal molecules that respond to light and a magnetic field. Chemical Communications. ; 53(67): 9296-9299. doi: 10.1039/c7cc04594h.

  • Schweizer K, Léon JC, Ravoo BJ, Müller J. Thermodynamics of the formation of Ag(I)-mediated azole base pairs in DNA duplexes. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry. ; 160: 256-263. doi: 10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2016.03.003.
  • Otremba T., Ravoo B.J. Linear and cyclic carbohydrate receptors based on peptides modified with boronic acids. Chemistry Select. ; 2016(1): 2079-2084. doi: 10.1002/slct.201600567.
  • Galstyan A, Kauscher U, Block D, Ravoo BJ, Strassert CA. Silicon(IV) Phthalocyanine-Decorated Cyclodextrin Vesicles as a Self-Assembled Phototherapeutic Agent against MRSA. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. ; 8: 12631-12637. doi: 10.1021/acsami.6b02132. [Accepted]
  • Stricker L., Fritz E.C., Peterlechner M., Doltsinis N., Ravoo B.J. Arylazopyrazoles as Light-Responsive Molecular Switches in Cyclodextrin-Based Supramolecular Systems. Journal of the American Chemical Society. ; 138(13): 4547-4554. doi: 10.1021/jacs.6b00484.
  • Vonhören B., Roling O., Buten C., Körsgen M., Arlinghaus H., Ravoo B. J. Photochemical Microcontact Printing by Tetrazole Chemistry. Langmuir. ; 32(9): 2277-2282. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b00059.
  • Kauscher U., Ravoo B.J. A self-assembled cyclodextrin nanocarrier for photoreactive squaraine. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. ; 12: 2535-2542. doi: 10.3762/bjoc.12.248.
  • Van Weerd J., Sankaran S., Roling O., Sukas S., Krabbenborg S., Huskens J., Le Gac S., Ravoo B., Karperien M., Jonkheijm P. A Microfluidic Device with Continuous Ligand Gradients in Supported Lipid Bilayers to Probe Effects of Ligand Surface Density and Solution Shear Stress on Pathogen Adhesion. Advanced Materials Interfaces. ; 3(9). doi: 10.1002/admi.201600055.
  • Popp P., Herrmann J., Fritz E.C., Ravoo B. J., Höppener C. Impact of the Nanoscale Gap Morphology on the Plasmon Coupling in Asymmetric Nanoparticle Dimer Antennas. Small. ; 12(12): 1667-1675. doi: 10.1002/smll.201503536.
  • Seidel P., Ravoo B. J. Preparation of Microscale Polymer Janus Particles by Sandwich Microcontact Printing. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. ; 217(13): 1467-1472. doi: 10.1002/macp.201600116.
  • Roling O., Stricker L., Voskuhl J., Lamping S., Ravoo B. J. Supramolecular surface adhesion mediated by azobenzene polymer brushes. Chemical Communications. ; 52(9): 1964-1966. doi: 10.1039/c5cc08968a.
  • Rühling A., Schaepe K., Rakers L., Vonhören B., Tegeder P., Ravoo B. J., Glorius F. Modular Bidentate Hybrid NHC-Thioether Ligands for the Stabilization of Palladium Nanoparticles in Various Solvents. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 2016(55): 5056-5860. doi: 10.1002/anie.201508933.
  • Frisch H., Fritz E., Stricker F., Schmüser L., Spitzer D., Weidner T., Ravoo B.J., Besenius P. Kinetically Controlled Sequential Growth of Surface-Grafted Chiral Supramolecular Copolymers. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 55(25): 7242-7246. doi: 10.1002/anie.201601048.

  • Moratz J., Samanta A., Voskuhl J., Nalluri S.K.M., Ravoo B.J. Light-triggered capture and release of DNA and proteins by host-guest binding and electrostatic interaction. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 21(8): 3271-3277. doi: 10.1002/chem.201405936.
  • Blass J.,Bozna B.L., Albrecht M., Krings J.A., Ravoo B.J., Wenz G. ,Bennewitz R. Switching adhesion and friction by light using photosensitive guest-host interactions. Chemical Communications. ; 51(10): 1830-1833. doi: 10.1039/c4cc09204j.
  • Uhl W., Pelties S., Tannert J.A. ,Ravoo B.J., Würthwein E.U.,. Germacyclobutenes: Generation by 1,1-carbalumination or 1,1-carbagallation and their photophysical properties. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 21(6): 2629-2637. doi: 10.1002/chem.201405739.
  • Kettling F.,Vonhören B.,Krings J.A.,Saito S.,Ravoo B.J. One-step synthesis of patterned polymer brushes by photocatalytic microcontact printing. Chemical Communications. ; 51(6): 1027-1030. doi: 10.1039/c4cc08646e.
  • Kauscher U., Bartels K., Schrader I., Azov V.A.,Ravoo B.J. Metastable oxidation states of tetrathiafulvalenes on the surface of liposomes. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. ; 3(3): 475-480. doi: 10.1039/c4tb01627k.
  • Lange S.C.,Unsleber J.P.,Drücker P.,Galla H.J.,Waller M.P.,Ravoo B.J. PH response and molecular recognition in a low molecular weight peptide hydrogel. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. ; 13(2): 561-569. doi: 10.1039/c4ob02069c.
  • Ferry A., Schaepe K., Tegeder P., Richter C., Chepiga K., Ravoo B.J., Glorius F. Negatively Charged N-Heterocyclic Carbene-Stabilized Pd and Au Nanoparticles and Efficient Catalysis in Water. ACS Catalysis. ; 5(9): 5414-5420. doi: 10.1021/acscatal.5b01160.
  • Roling O., De Bruycker K., Vonhören B., Stricker L., Körsgen M., Arlinghaus H.F., Ravoo B.J., Du Prez F. Rewritable Polymer Brush Micropatterns Grafted by Triazolinedione Click Chemistry. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 54(44): 13126-13129. doi: 10.1002/anie.201506361.
  • Vonhören B., Dalgleish S., Hu L., Matsushita M. M., Awaga K., Ravoo B. J. Photocurrent generation in organic photodetectors with tailor made active layers fabricated by layer-by-layer deposition. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. ; 7(13): 7049-7053. doi: 10.1021/am509031u.
  • Vonhören B., Roling O., De Bruycker K., Calvo R., Du Prez F., Ravoo B.J. Ultrafast Layer-by-Layer Assembly of Thin Organic Films Based on Triazolinedione Click Chemistry. ACS Macro Letters. ; 4(3): 331-334. doi: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00069.
  • Fritz E.C.,Nimphius C.,Goez A.,Würtz S,,Peterlechner M.,Neugebauer J.,Glorius F.,Ravoo B.J. Sequential Surface Modification of Au Nanoparticles: From Surface-Bound AgI Complexes to Ag0 Doping. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 2015(21 (12)): 4541-4545. doi: 10.1002/chem.201406396.
  • Vonhören B., Langer M., Abt D., Barner-Kowollik C., Ravoo B.J. Fast and Simple Preparation of Patterned Surfaces with Hydrophilic Polymer Brushes by Micromolding in Capillaries. Langmuir. ; 31(50): 13625-13631. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b03924.
  • Samanta A., Tesch M., Keller U., Klingauf J., Studer A., Ravoo B.J. Fabrication of hydrophilic polymer nanocontainers by use of supramolecular templates. Journal of the American Chemical Society. ; 137(5): 1967-1971. doi: 10.1021/ja511963g.
  • Buhl M., Vonhören B., Ravoo B.J. Immobilization of Enzymes via Microcontact Printing and Thiol-Ene Click Chemistry. Bioconjugate Chemistry. ; 26(6): 1017-1020. doi: 10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.5b00282.

  • Versluis F., Voskuhl J., Vos, J., Friedrich H.B., Ravoo B.J., Bomans P.H.H., Stuart M.C.A., Sommerdijk N.A.J.M., Kros A. Coiled coil driven membrane fusion between cyclodextrin vesicles and liposomes. Soft Matter. ; 10(48): 9746-9751. doi: 10.1039/c4sm01801j.
  • Roling O., Mardyukov A.N., Lamping S.,Vonhören B.,Rinnen S.,Arlinghaus H.F., Studer A., Ravoo B.J.,. Surface patterning with natural and synthetic polymers via an inverse electron demand Diels-Alder reaction employing microcontact chemistry. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. ; 12(39): 7828-7835. doi: 10.1039/c4ob01379d.
  • Kurlemann M., Ravoo B.J. Towards the sequence-specific multivalent molecular recognition of cyclodextrin oligomers. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. ; 10: 2428-2440. doi: 10.3762/bjoc.10.253.
  • Krings J.A.,Vonhören B.,Tegeder P.,Siozios V.,Peterlechner M.,Ravoo B.J. Light-responsive aggregation of β-cyclodextrin covered silica nanoparticles. Journal of Materials Chemistry A. ; 2(25): 9587-9593. doi: 10.1039/c4ta01359j.
  • Rauschenberg M.,Fritz E.C.,Schulz C. ,Kaufmann T.,Ravoo B.J. Molecular recognition of surface-immobilized carbohydrates by a synthetic lectin. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry. ; 10: 1354-1364. doi: 10.3762/bjoc.10.138.
  • Samanta A., Ravoo B.J. Metal ion, light, and redox responsive interaction of vesicles by a supramolecular switch. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 20(17): 4966-4973. doi: 10.1002/chem.201304658.
  • Roling O., Mardyukov A.N., Krings J.A., Studer A.,Ravoo B.J. Polymer brushes exhibiting versatile supramolecular interactions grown by nitroxide-mediated polymerization and structured via microcontact chemistry. Macromolecules. ; 47(7): 2411-2419. doi: 10.1021/ma500043b.
  • Cui J., Zhu W., Gao N., Li J., Yang H., Jiang Y., Seidel P., Ravoo B.J.,Li G. Inverse opal spheres based on polyionic liquids as functional microspheres with tunable optical properties and molecular recognition capabilities. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 53(15): 3844-3848. doi: 10.1002/anie.201308959.
  • Rauschenberg M.,Bandaru S.,Waller M.P.,Ravoo B.J. Peptide-based carbohydrate receptors. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 20(10): 2770-2782. doi: 10.1002/chem.201303777.
  • Himmelein S., Lewe V., Stuart M.C.A., Ravoo B.J. A carbohydrate-based hydrogel containing vesicles as responsive non-covalent cross-linkers. Chemical Science. ; 5(3): 1054-1058. doi: 10.1039/c3sc52964a.
  • Richter C., Schaepe K., Glorius F., Ravoo B.J. Tailor-made N-heterocyclic carbenes for nanoparticle stabilization. Chemical communications. ; 50(24): 3204-3207. doi: 10.1039/c4cc00654b.
  • Himmelein S., Sporenberg N., Schönhoff M., Ravoo B.J. Size-selective permeation of water-soluble polymers through the bilayer membrane of cyclodextrin vesicles investigated by PFG-NMR. Langmuir. ; 30(14): 3988-3995. doi: 10.1021/la500226z.
  • Cui J.,Gao N.,Wang C.,Zhu W,Li J.,Wang H.,Seidel P.,Ravoo B.J.,Li G. Photonic metal-organic framework composite spheres: A new kind of optical material with self-reporting molecular recognition. Nanoscale. ; 6(20): 11995-12001. doi: 10.1039/c4nr03095h.
  • Berg S.A., Ravoo B.J. Dynamic reactions of liposomes. Soft Matter. ; 10(1): 69-74. doi: 10.1039/c3sm51515j.
  • Kauscher U., Samanta A., Ravoo B.J. Photoresponsive vesicle permeability based on intramolecular host-guest inclusion. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. ; 12(4): 600-606. doi: 10.1039/c3ob41893f.
  • Samanta A., Ravoo B.J. Magnetic separation of proteins by a self-assembled supramolecular ternary complex. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 53(47): 12946-12950. doi: 10.1002/anie.201405849.

  • Niewerth H., Parschat K., Rauschenberg M., Ravoo B.J., Fetzner S. The PaaX-Type Repressor MeqR2 of Arthrobacter sp. Strain Rue61a, Involved in the Regulation of Quinaldine Catabolism, Binds to Its Own Promoter and to Catabolic Promoters and Specifically Responds to Anthraniloyl Coenzyme A. Journal of Bacteriology. ; 195(5): 1068-1080. doi: 10.1128/JB.01547-12.
  • Roling O., Wendeln C., Kauscher U., Seelheim P., Galla H.J., Ravoo B.J. Layer-by-Layer Deposition of Vesicles Mediated by Supramolecular Interactions. Langmuir. ; 29(32): 10174-82. doi: 10.1021/la4011218.
  • Wendeln C., Roling O., Schulz C., Hentschel C., Ravoo B.J. Modification of Surfaces by Chemical Transfer Printing Using Chemically Patterned Stamps. Langmuir. ; 2013(29): 2692-2699. doi: 10.1021/la305024a.
  • Kauscher U., Stuart M.C., Drücker P., Galla H.J., Ravoo B.J. Incorporation of Amphiphilic Cyclodextrins into Liposomes as Artificial Receptor Units. Langmuir. ; 2013(29): 7377-7383. doi: 10.1021/la3045434.
  • Kaufmann T., Wendeln C., Gokmen M.T., Rinnen S., Becker M.M., Arlinghaus H.F., Du Prez F., Ravoo B.J. Chemically orthogonal trifunctional Janus beads by photochemical "sandwich" microcontact printing. Chemical communications. ; 49(1): 63-5. doi: 10.1039/c2cc36483b.
  • Wasserberg D., Uhlenheuer D.A., Neirynck P., Cabanas-Danes J., Schenkel J.H., Ravoo B.J., An Q., Huskens J., Milroy L.-G., Brunsveld L., Jonkheijm P. Immobilization of ferrocene-modified SNAP-fusion proteins. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. ; 14(2): 4066-4080. doi: 10.3390/ijms14024066.
  • Becker M.M., Zeng Z., Ravoo B.J. Multivalent Functionalization of Cyclodextrins by Photochemical Thiol-Ene Addition Reaction. European Journal of Organic Chemistry. ; 2013(30): 6831–6843. doi: 10.1002/ejoc.201300880.
  • Schenkel J.H., Samanta A., Ravoo B.J. Self-Assembly of Soft Hybrid Materials Directed by Light and a Magnetic Field. Advanced Materials. ; 26(7): 1076-1080. doi: 10.1002/adma.201304689.
  • Voskuhl J, Kauscher U, Gruener M, Frisch H, Wibbeling B, Strassert C, Ravoo B. A soft supramolecular carrier with enhanced singlet oxygen photosensitizing properties. Soft Matter. ; 9(8): 2453-2457. doi: 10.1039/c2sm27353e.
  • Glotzbach C., Kauscher U., Voskuhl J., Kehr N.S., Stuart M.C.A., Frohlich R., Galla H.J., Ravoo B.J., Nagura K., Saito S., Yamaguchi S., Wurthwein E.-U. Fluorescent modular boron systems based on NNN- and ONO-tridentate ligands: Self-assembly and cell imaging. Journal of Organic Chemistry. ; 78(9): 4410-4418. doi: 10.1021/jo4003745.
  • Singh I., Wendeln C., Clark A.W., Cooper J.M., Ravoo B.J., Burley G.A. Sequence-selective detection of double-stranded DNA sequences using pyrrole-imidazole polyamide microarrays. Journal of the American Chemical Society. ; 135(9): 3449-3457. doi: 10.1021/ja309677h.

  • Wendeln C., Singh I., Rinnen S., Schulz C., Arlinghaus H.F., Burley G.A., Ravoo B.J. Orthogonal, metal-free surface modification by strain-promoted azide-alkyne and nitrile oxide-alkene/alkyne cycloadditions. Chemical Science. ; 3(8): 2479-2484. doi: 10.1039/c2sc20555f.
  • Kauscher U., Ravoo B.J. Mannose-decorated cyclodextrin vesicles: The interplay of multivalency and surface density in lectin-carbohydrate recognition. Beilstein journal of organic chemistry. ; 8: 1543-51. doi: 10.3762/bjoc.8.175.
  • Voskuhl J., Wendeln C., Versluis F., Fritz E.-C., Roling O., Zope H., Schulz C., Rinnen S., Arlinghaus H.F., Ravoo B.J., Kros A. Immobilization of liposomes and vesicles on patterned surfaces by a peptide coiled-coil binding motif. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. ; 51(50): 12616-12620. doi: 10.1002/anie.201204836.
  • Versluis F., Voskuhl J., Stuart M.C.A., Bultema J.B., Kehr S., Ravoo B.J., Kros A. Power struggles between oligopeptides and cyclodextrin vesicles. Soft Matter. ; 8(33): 8770-8777. doi: 10.1039/c2sm26090e.
  • Kaufmann T., Gokmen M.T., Rinnen S., Arlinghaus H.F., Du Prez F., Ravoo B.J. Bifunctional Janus beads made by "sandwich" microcontact printing using click chemistry. Journal of Materials Chemistry. ; 22(13): 6190-6199. doi: 10.1039/c2jm16807c.
  • Uhlenheuer D.A., Wasserberg D., Haase C., Nguyen H.D., Schenkel J.H., Huskens J., Ravoo B.J., Jonkheijm P., Brunsveld L. Directed supramolecular surface assembly of SNAP-tag fusion proteins. Chemistry - A European Journal. ; 18(22): 6788-6794.
  • Samanta A., Stuart M.C., Ravoo B.J. Photoresponsive capture and release of lectins in multilamellar complexes. Journal of the American Chemical Society. ; 134(48): 19909-19914. doi: 10.1021/ja3101837.
  • Petrovec K, Ravoo BJ, Müller J. Cooperative formation of silver(i)-mediated base pairs. Chemical Communications. ; 48: 11844-11846. doi: 10.1039/c2cc36169h.
  • Mehlich J., Miyata Y., Shinohara H., Ravoo B.J. Fabrication of a carbon-nanotube-based field-effect transistor by microcontact printing. Small. ; 8(14): 2258-2263. doi: 10.1002/smll.201102248.
  • Voskuhl J., Waller M., Bandaru S., Tkachenko B.A., Fregonese C., Wibbeling B., Schreiner P.R., Ravoo B.J. Nanodiamonds in sugar rings: an experimental and theoretical investigation of cyclodextrin-nanodiamond inclusion complexes. Organic & biomolecular chemistry. ; 10(23): 4524-30. doi: 10.1039/c2ob06915f.
  • Wendeln C., Rinnen S., Schulz C., Kaufmann T., Arlinghaus H.F., Ravoo B.J. Rapid preparation of multifunctional surfaces for orthogonal ligation by microcontact chemistry. Chemistry. ; 18(19): 5880-8. doi: 10.1002/chem.201103422.
  • Wendeln C., Ravoo B.J. Surface patterning by microcontact chemistry. Langmuir. ; 28(13): 5527-38. doi: 10.1021/la204721x.
  • Schulz C., Nowak S., Fröhlich R., Ravoo B.J. Covalent layer-by-layer assembly of redox active molecular multilayers on silicon (100) by photochemical thiol-ene chemistry. Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany). ; 8(4): 569-77. doi: 10.1002/smll.201101822.
  • Himmelein S., Ravoo B.J. Biomimetic Amphiphiles and Vesicles. In: Bioinspiration and Biomimicry in Chemistry: Reverse-Engineering Nature. p. 209-249. doi: 10.1002/9781118310083.ch8.