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Alex Jamieson

Professor Emeritus, Macromolecular Science and Engineering
Office: 342 Kent Hale Smith
Phone Number: (216) 368-6654
Fax Number: (216) 368-4202


Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, University of Oxford, 1969
B.S., Chemistry, University of Glasgow, 1966

Research Interests

Static and dynamic light scattering, small-angle x-ray and neutron scattering; positron annihilation lifetime spectroscopy; rheology and viscoelastic behavior of macromolecules in solution and bulk; polymer surfactants and polymer blends; viscoelastic behavior of biopolymer solutions and gels.

Teaching Interests

Polymer Physical Chemistry Polymer Rheology Polymers Plus Adhesives, Sealants and Coatings.


Meemusaw, M., Maia, J. M., Jamieson, A. M., & Magaraphan, R. (2017). Structural changes in HDPE produced by in-line plasma-pretreated reactive extrusion. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 199 (), 34-42.
Jampa, S., Jamieson, A. M., Chaisuwan, T., Luengnaruemitchai, A., & Wongkasemjit, S. (2017). Achievement of hydrogen production from autothermal steam reforming of methanol over Cu-loaded mesoporous CeO 2 and Cu-loaded mesoporous CeO 2 –ZrO 2 catalysts. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 42 (22), 15073-15084.
Meyers, K., Decker, J., Olson, B., Lin, J., Jamieson, A. M., & Nazarenko, S. (2017). Probing the confining effect of clay particles on an amorphous intercalated dendritic polyester. Polymer, 112 (), 76-86.
Jampa, S., Wangkawee, K., Tantisriyanurak, S., Changpradit, J., Jamieson, A. M., Chaisuwan, T., ... Wongkasemjit, S. (2016). High performance and stability of copper loading on mesoporous ceria catalyst for preferential oxidation of CO in presence of excess of hydrogen. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy [03603199], ().
Srisawasdi, T., Petcharoen, K., Sirivat, A., & Jamieson, A. M. (2015). Electromechanical response of silk fibroin hydrogel and conductive polycarbazole/silk fibroin hydrogel composites as actuator material. MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGINEERING C-MATERIALS FOR BIOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS, 56 (), 1-8.
Li, Z., Buerkle, L., Orseno, M., Streletzky, K., Seifert, S., Jamieson, A. M., ... Rowan, S. J. (2010). Structure and Gelation Mechanism of Tunable Guanosine-BasedSupramolecular Hydrogels. LANGMUIR, 26 (12), 10093-10101.