Publications

Refereed Journal Articles:  

  • Barker, K.; Rastogi, S. K.; Dominguez, J.; Cantu, T.; Brittain, W.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T. Biodegradable DNA-enabled poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogels prepared by copper-free click chemistry. J. Biomater. Sci., Polym. Ed. 2015, 27, 22-39. DOI: 10.1080/09205063.2015.1103590
  • Cantu, T. ; Rodier, B.; Iszard, Z.; Kilian, A.; Pattani, V.; Walsh, K.; Weber, K.; Tunnell, J.; Betancourt, T.; Irvin, J. “Electroactive Polymer Nanostructures for Photothermal Therapy,” Journal of Visualized Chemistry; 2016, Issue 107, e53631.  DOI:// 10.3791/53631
  • Winkel, K. L.; Carberry, J. R.; Araya, M.; Wood, L. M.; Iszard, Z. W.; Cantu, T.; Martin, B.; Li, X.; Irvin, J. A. “Donor-Acceptor-Donor Polymers Utilizing Pyrimidine-Based Acceptors,” React. Funct. Polym, 2014, 83, 113-122.  DOI: 10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2014.07.015
  • Winkel, K. L.; Carberry, J. R.; Irvin, J. A.; “Synthesis and Electropolymerization of 3,5-Bis-(3,4-ethylenedioxythien-2-yl)-4,4-dimethyl isopyrazole: A New Donor-Acceptor-Donor Monomer,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 2013 160(8), G111-G116.  DOI: 10.1149/2.075308jes
  • Carberry, J. R.; Irvin, J. A.; Glatzhofer, D. T.; Nicholas, K. M.; Neef, C. J.;“High Molecular Weight Copolymers of Vinylferrocene and 3-Phenyl[5]Ferrocenophane-1,5-Dimethylene with Various N-Substituted Maleimides,” React. Funct. Polym. 2013, 73, 730-736.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.reactfunctpolym.2013.03.002
  • Irvin, J. A.; Carberry, J. R.Dominant Ion Transport Processes of Ionic Liquid Electrolyte in Poly(3,4-Ethylenedioxythiophene),” J. Polym. Sci. B: Polym. Phys. 2013, 51(5), 337-342.  DOI: 10.1002/polb.23229
  • Irvin, D. J.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Yandek, G. R.; Carberry, J. R.; Currie, D. A.;  Theodoropoulou, N.; Irvin, J. A. “Enhanced Electrochemical Response of Solution-Deposited n-Doping Polymer via Co-casting with Ionic Liquid,” J. Polym. Sci. B: Polym. Phys. 2012, 50, 1145-1150.  DOI: 10.1002/polb.23111
  • Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Lai, W. W.; Irvin, D. J.; Yandek, G. R.; Irvin, J. A. “Electroactive Polymer-Based Electrochemical Capacitors Using Poly(benzimidazobenzophenanthroline) and its Pyridine Derivative Poly(4-aza-benzimidazobenzophenanthroline) as  Cathode Materials with Ionic Liquid Electrolyte,” J. Power Sources 2012, 220, 236-242.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2012.07.068
  • Stenger-Smith,J. D.; Guenthner, A. J.; Cash, J.; Irvin, J. A.; Irvin, D. J. “Poly(propylenedioxy)-Thiophene Based Supercapacitors Operating at Low Temperatures,” J. Electrochem. Soc. 2010, 157(3), A298-A304DOI: 10.1149/1.3276094
  • Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A. “Ionic Liquids for Energy Storage Applications,” Material Matters 2009, 4(3), 103-105.  http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/technical-documents/articles/material-matters/ionic-liquids-for.html
  • Witker, D.; Irvin, D.; Clancy, S.; Stenger-Smith, J.; Irvin, J. “Electrochemical Deposition of a New n-Doping Polymer Based on Bis(thienyl)isopyrazole,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 2007, 154(4), G95-G98. DOI: 10.1149/1.2436991
  • Ligon, Jr., S. C.; Topping, C. M.; Jin, J.; Fallis, S.; Irvin, J. A.; DesMarteau, D. D.; Smith Jr., D. W. “Synthesis and Thermal Characterization of Perfluorocyclobutyl (PFCB) Polymers Containing Crown Ether Vertebrae,” Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2004, 205 (6), 801-805. DOI: 10.1002/macp.200300101
  • Zarras, P.; Anderson, N.; Webber, C.; Irvin, D. J.; Irvin, J. A.; Guenthner A.; Stenger-Smith, J. D. “Progress in Using Conductive Polymers as Corrosion Inhibiting Coatings,” Radiation Physics and Chemistry 2003, 68, 387-394.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0969-806X(03)00189-0
  • Zarras, P.; Lindsay, G. A.; Chafin, A. P.; Miles, M. H.; Merwin, L. H.; Fallis, S.; Webber, C.; Yee, R. Y.; Irvin, J. A.  “Lithium-Ion Transport Membranes as Novel Materials for Solid Polymer Electrolyte Batteries,”  Polym. News 2001, 26, 335-340.
  • Irvin, J. A.; Schwendeman, I.; Lee, Y.; Abboud, K. A.; Reynolds, J. R.* “Low Oxidation Potential Conducting Polymers Derived from 3,4-Ethylenedioxythiophene and Dialkoxybenzenes,” J. Polym. Sci.: A: Polym. Chem. 2001, 39 (13), 2164-2178.  DOI: 10.1002/pola.1193
  • Irvin, J. A.; Piroux, F.; Morvant, M. C.; Robertshaw, V. L.; Angerhofer, A.; Reynolds, J. R.* “Low Oxidation Potential Conducting Polymers Based on 1,4-Bis[2-(3,4-ethylenedioxy)thienyl]-2,5-dialkoxybenzenes,” Synthetic Metals 1999, 102, 965-966.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0379-6779(98)00999-0
  • Irvin, J. A.; Reynolds, J. R. “Low Oxidation Potential Conducting Polymers: Alternating Substituted Para-Phenylene and 3,4-Ethylenedioxythiophene Repeat Units,” Polymer 1998, 39, 2339-2347.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0032-3861(97)00496-5
  • Irvin, J. A.; Neef, C. J.; Kane, K. M.; Cassidy, P. E.; Tullos, G.; St. Clair, A. K. Polyethers Derived from Bisphenols and Highly Fluorinated Aromatics. J. Polym. Sci.: A: Polym. Chem. 1992, 30, 1675-1679.  DOI: 10.1002/pola.1992.080300820

Student Theses:

  • Travis Cantu, “Organic Amphiphilic Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Tumors,” in progress (co-advising with T. Betancourt).
  • Leslie Wood, “Soluble n-Doping Polymers,” August 2013.
  • Makda Araya, “Synthesis of Donor-Acceptor-Donor Molecules for Preparation of Stable n-Doping Polymers,” August 2012.
  • Jamie Carberry, “Ionic Liquid Mobility in Electroactive Polymers,” August 2012.
  • Katie Winkel, “High Nitrogen n-Doping Electroactive Polymers,” August 2011.

Chapters in Books:

  • Irvin, J. A.; Iszard, Z. W.   “Polymers for Charge Storage,” in Encyclopedia of Polymeric Nanomaterials, S. Kobayashi and K. Müllen, Eds., Springer, New York, invited review article, 2015.
  • Irvin, J. A.; Winkel, K.Thin Film Applications of Electroactive Polymers. In Functional Polymer Films; Knoll W.; Advincula, R., Eds., Wiley-VCH, New York, 2011; Vol. 2; p 983. (invited, peer-reviewed review chapter)
  • Irvin, J.; Irvin, D.; Stenger-Smith, J. D. “Electrically Active Polymers for Use in Batteries and Supercapacitors,” in Handbook of Conducting Polymers, 3rd Ed.; Skotheim, T.; Reynolds, J. R., Eds., Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2007.  (invited, peer-reviewed review chapter)
  • Zarras, P.; Irvin, J. A. “Electrically Active Polymers,” in Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology, 3rd ed., Wiley Interscience, New York, 2004. (invited review chapter)
  • Anderson, N.; Irvin, D. J.; Irvin, J. A.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Guenthner, A. J.; Webber, C.; Zarras, P.*, “Improved Synthesis and Corrosion Properties of Poly(bis-(dialkylamino)phenylene vinylene)s,” in ACS Symposium Series 843: Electroactive Polymers for Corrosion Control, Peter Zarras, John D. Stenger-Smith, and Yen Wei, eds., American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 2003, pp. 140-155.
  • Irvin, J. A.; Irvin, D. J.; Chafin, A. P.; Guenthner, A. J.; Lindsay, G. A., Wright, M. E.; Herman, W. N. “Synthesis and Characterization of Chiral Conjugated Polymers for Optical Waveguides,” in OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics: Organic Thin Films for Photonic Applications, 2002, James P. Armistead, James R. Heflin, Alex K-Y. Jen, and Robert A. Norwood, eds.  (Optical Society of America, Washington, DC), pp. 88-92.

Patents:

  • Irvin, D. J.; Irvin, J. A.; Stenger-smith, J. D.; Witker, D. L. Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles and process for preparing and method for using bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles. US Patent 9,051,401 B1, June 9, 2015.
  • Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A.; Irvin, D. J.; Lai, W. Electroactive polymer based supercapacitors including a cathode having BBL or Pry-BBL  U. S. Patent 8,962,840, February 24, 2015.
  • Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Lai, W.; Irvin, D. J.; Irvin, J. A Electroactive polymer based supercapacitors including a cathode having BBL or Pyr-BBL U. S. Patent 9,068,043 B1, June 30, 2015.
  • Irvin, D. J.; Irvin, J. A.; Stenger-smith, J. D. Supercapacitor including ionic liquid electrolytes US Patent 8,737,038 B1, May 27, 2014.
  • Irvin, D. J.; Witker, D. L.; Stenger-smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A.. Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles and process for preparing and method for using bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles U. S. Patent 8,680,292, March 25, 2014.
  • Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A.; Irvin, D. J.; Lai, W. Electroactive polymer based supercapacitors including a cathode having BBL or Pry-BBL  U. S. Patent 8,427,812 B1, April 23, 2013.
  • Irvin, D. J.; Witker, D. L.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A. Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles and Process for Preparing and Method for Using Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles. U. S. Patent 8,183,390 B1, May 22, 2012.
  • Fallis, S.; Irvin, J. A. Electrostatic charge dissipation compositions including energetic particles. U. S. Patent 7,951,248, May 31, 2011.
  • Fallis, S.; Irvin, J. A. Electrostatic charge dissipation compositions including energetic particles. U. S. Patent 7,931,762, April 26, 2011.
  • Fallis, S.; Irvin, J. A. Electrostatic charge dissipation compositions including energetic particles. U. S. Patent 7,927,438, April 19, 2011.
  • Irvin, D. J.; Witker, D. L.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A. Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles and Process for Preparing and Method for Using Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles. U. S. Patent 7,829,660 B1, November 9, 2010.
  • Fallis, S.; Irvin, J. A. Electrostatic charge dissipation system statement regarding federally sponsored research or development. U. S. Patent 7,815,759, October 19, 2010.
  • Irvin, D. J.; Witker, D. L.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A. Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles and Process for Preparing and Method for Using Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles. U. S. Patent 7,608,179 B1, October 27, 2009.
  • Irvin, D. J.; Witker, D. L.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A. Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles and Process for Preparing and Method for Using Bis(thienyl)isopyrazoles. U. S. Patent 7,456,295, November 25, 2008.
  • Irvin, D. J.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Witker, D. L.; Irvin, J. A. Process for Preparing n-Doping Conjugated Electroactive Polymer Using Poly(3,4-difluorothiophene).  U. S. Patent 7,399,433, July 15, 2008.
  • Fallis, S.; Irvin, J. A.  Electrostatic Charge Dissipation in Energetic Materials.  U. S. Patent 7,108,758, September 19, 2006.
  • Fallis, S.; Irvin, J. A.  Electrostatic Charge Dissipation Compositions Including Energetic Particles.  U. S. Patent 6,982,013, January 3, 2006.
  • Even, W. R.; Irvin, D. J.; Irvin, J. A.; Tarver, E. E.; Brown, G. M.; Wang, J.      C. F. Method and Solvent Composition for Regenerating an Ion Exchange      Resin.  U. S. Patent 6,407,143, June 18, 2002.

Papers Presented at Professional Meetings:

  • Irvin, D.; Wood, L.; Ward, K.; Irvin, J.; Williams, K. ; Solano, M. ; Pantoya, M.; Anderson, B.; Prouty, M. “Aluminum and Silicon-based Nanothermites” talk presented at the Defense Manufacturing Conference, San Antonio, TX, December 2014.
  • Cantu, T. ; Walsh, K. ; Pattani, V.; Tunnell, J.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T. “Conductive Polymer-Based Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Cancer: Synthesis and In Vitro Evaluation,” poster presented at the Materials Research Society National Meeting, Boston, MA, November 2014.
  • Irvin, D.; Wood, L.; Irvin, J.; Pantoya, M.; Prouty, M. “Nanosilicon for Combustion Applications” poster presented at the Nanotechnology for Defense Conference, Chantilly, VA, November 2014.
  • Irvin, D.; Wood, L.; Ward, K.; Irvin, J.; Pantoya, M.; Prouty, M. “Nanometal fuels, Nanothermites, and Nanoadditives for Propulsion” poster presented at the Defense Energy Summit, Austin, TX November 2014.
  • Cantu, T.; Walsh, K.; Pattani, V.; Tunnell, J.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T. “Conductive Polymer-Based Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Cancer: Synthesis and In Vitro Evaluation,” poster presented at the National Science Foundation PREM Site Visit, November 2014.
  • Frazer, J.; Iszard, Z.; Garcia, J.; Cantu, T.; Kilian, A.; Irvin, J. A. “Soft Templating of Conducting Polymers for Enhanced Electronic Properties,” poster presented at the National Science Foundation PREM Site Visit, November 2014.
  • Cantu, T.; Walsh, K.; Pattani, V.; Tunnell, J.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T. “Conductive Polymer-Based Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Cancer: Synthesis and In Vitro Evaluation,” poster presented at the National Science Foundation PREM External Advisory Board Meeting, October 2014.
  • Frazer, J.; Iszard, Z.; Garcia, J.; Cantu, T.; Kilian, A.; Irvin, J. A. “Soft Templating of Conducting Polymers for Enhanced Electronic Properties,” poster presented at the National Science Foundation PREM External Advisory Board Meeting, October 2014.
  • Cantu, T.; Walsh, K.; Pattani, V.; Tunnell, J.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T. “Conductive Polymer-Based Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Cancer: Synthesis and In Vitro Evaluation,” poster presented at the BMES 2014 Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, October 2014.
  • Frazer, J.; Iszard, Z.; Irvin, J. A. “Soft Templating of Conducting Polymers for Enhanced Electronic Properties,” presented at the NSF REU Poster Session, Texas State University, August 2014.
  • Weber, K.; Cantu, T.; Irvin, J. A.; Betancourt, T. “Organic Amphiphilic Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Tumors,” presented at the NSF REU Poster Session, Texas State University, August 2014.
  • Gaylord, H.; Winkel, K.; Carberry, J.; Irvin, J. A.; Lee, B. “Structural and Electronic Properties of Poly-2,5-bis(thien-2-yl)Pyrimidine and its Molecular Crystal,” presented at the Texas State University Undergraduate Research Conference, San Marcos, TX, April 2014.
  • Cantu, T.; Irvin, J. A.; Betancourt, T. “Synthesis of Organic Nanomaterials for Photothermal Ablation of Cancer Cells,” presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 2014.
  • Irvin, D.; Wood, L.; Irvin, J.; Prouty, M. “Nanometal Fuels, Nanothermites, and Nanoadditives for Propulsion,” presented at the Nanotechnology for Defense Conference, Tucson, AZ, November 2013.
  • De Leon, E. L.; Cantu, T.; Wood, L.; Irvin, J. A. “Altering Porosity of Conducting Polymers,” presented at the NSF REU Poster Session, Texas State University, August 2013.
  • Iszard, Z.; Zhu, S.; Bharti, B.; Irvin, J. A.; Velev, O. “Controlled Deposition of Porous Nanoparticle Films for Supercapacitor Applications,” presented at the NSF REU Poster Session, North Carolina State University, August 2013.
  • Irvin, D.; Wood, L.; Irvin, J.; Prouty, M. “Nanosilicon and Nanofuels,” poster presented at the National Space & Missile Materials Symposium, Bellevue, WA June 2013.
  • Wood, L. W.; Ghion, R.; Irvin, J. A. “Soluble n-Doping Polymers,” presented at the National Science Foundation Director’s Meeting, Washington, D.C., May 2013.
  • Cantu, T.; Irvin, J. A.; Betancourt, T. “Organic Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation,” presented at National Science Foundation Director’s Meeting, Washington, D.C., May 2013.
  • Cantu, T.; Irvin, J. A.; Betancourt, T. “Organic Amphiphilic Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Tumors,” presented at HSI Day, San Marcos, TX, March 2013.
  • Irvin, J. A.; Carberry, J. R.; Iszard, Z.; Currie, D. A.; Theodoropoulou, N.; Irvin, D. J.; Stenger-Smith,J. D.; Yandek, G. R. “Tailoring Porosity In Soluble Conducting Polymers To Optimize Electroactivity,” presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, April 2013.
  • Irvin, D.; Goss, M.; Irvin, J.; Prouty, M. “Conductive Coatings for Reduced ESD Sensitivity Nanothermites,” presented at the Nanotechnology for Defense Conference, August 2012.
  • Carberry, J. R.; Winkel, K. L.; Araya, M.; Irvin, J. A. “N-Doping Donor-Acceptor-Donor Polymers Incorporating Nitrogen-Containing Heterocycles,” presented at the International Conference on the Science and Technology of Synthetic Metals, Atlanta, GA, July 2012.
  • Warren, J. S. ; Marks, K. ; Irvin, D. J.; Theodoropoulou, N.; Irvin, J. A. “Conducting Polymer Coatings for Metal Oxide Nanoparticles,” presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 26, 2012.
  • Winkel, K. L.; Carberry, J. R.; Araya, M.; Irvin, J. A. “Pyrimidine-Containing Polyheteroycles,” presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 2011.
  • Irvin, J. A.; Carberry, J. R.; Stenger-Smith, J. D. “Ionic Liquid Electrolyte Considerations in Electroactive Polymer Electrochemistry,” presented at the International Conference on the Science and Technology of Synthetic Metals, Kyoto, Japan, July 2010.
  • Winkel, K. ; Washbourne, J.; Irvin, J. A.  “Donor-Acceptor Molecules Derived From Thiophenes and High Nitrogen Heterocycles,” presented at the Women in Science and Engineering Conference, San Marcos, TX, April 2010.
  • Bowden, B. C.; Cunningham, M. J.; Gates, S. T.; Irvin, J. A. “Synthesis and Characterization of Substituted Thiophenes,” presented at the Women in Science and Engineering Conference, San Marcos, TX, April 2010.
  • Carberry, J. R.; Irvin, J. A. “n-Doping Polymer Electrochemistry in Ionic Liquid Electrolytes,” presented at the Women in Science and Engineering Conference, San Marcos, TX, April 2010.
  • Lai, W. W.; Irvin, D. J.; Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A.* “Pyridine Derived BBL-Like Polymer for Organic Supercapacitor Applications,” presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, April 2008.
  • D. J. Irvin, D. L. Witker, A. P. Closson, J. D. Stenger-Smith, and J. A. Irvin, “Poly(3,4-Difluorothiophene) as a Stable Electrochemically n-Doping Polymer,” presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, April 2008.

Invited Talks, Lectures, and Presentations:

 

  • Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T.; Iszard, Z.; Frazer, J.; Kilian, A.; Garcia, J.; Cantu, T.; Weber, K.; Mishra, S.; Tracy, J. “Electroactive Polymers: Processing for Improved Performance,” invited talk presented at University of Texas at Dallas, May 2015.
  • Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T.; Iszard, Z.; Frazer, J.; Garcia, J.; Cantu, T.; Kilian, A.; Weber, K. “Tailoring Chemical Structure and Morphology of Electroactive Polymers,” invited talk presented at the Texas State University Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization (MSEC) Commercialization Forum, April 2015.
  • Irvin, J. “Department of Defense Science (or, What You Need to Know to Write a Successful DOD SBIR Proposal),” invited talk presented at the Texas State University Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization (MSEC) Commercialization Forum, April 2015.
  • Irvin, J. “Nanomaterials Research at Texas State University,” invited talk presented at Northwest Vista College, April 2015.
  • Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T.; Iszard, Z.; Frazer, J.; De Leon, E.; Cantu, T.; Weber, K.; Mishra, S.; Tracy, J.; Zhu, S.; Bharti, B.; Velev, O. “Increasing Surface Area in Conducting Polymers for Enhanced Electroactivity,” invited talk presented at North Carolina State University, November 2014.
  • Irvin, J.; Frazer, J.; Garcia, J.; Kilian, A.; Cantu, T.; Dornak, D.; Gonzalez, C.; Iszard, Z.; Carberry, J.; Wood, L.; Medellin, D.; Weber, K.; De Leon, E.; Betancourt, T.; Martin, B.; Li, X.; Velev, O.; Wiley, B. “Optimizing Performance of Conducting Polymer-Based Devices,” invited talk presented at the National Science Foundation PREM Site Visit, November 2014.
  • Irvin, D.; Wood, L; Ward, K.; Irvin, J.; Pantoya, M; Prouty, M. “Nanosilicon for Combustion Applications” invited talk presented at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, October 2014.
  • Irvin, J.; Iszard, Z.; De Leon, E.; Medellin, D.; Carberry, J.; Frazer, J.; Garcia, J.; Kilian, A.; Weber, K.; Cantu, T.; Velev, O.; Wiley, O. “Tailoring Porosity in Soluble Conducting Polymers to Optimize Electroactivity,” invited talk presented at the National Science Foundation PREM External Advisory Board Meeting, October 2014.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Employment Opportunities for Chemists and Biochemists,” invited talk presented at the Texas State University CHEMIE Research Experiences for Undergraduates Professional Development Seminar Series, August 2014.
  • Irvin, J. A.; Iszard, Z. W.; De Leon, E. L.; Cantu, T.; Gonzales, C. “Templated Electroactive Polymers for Enhanced Electroactivity,” presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 2014.
  • Irvin, D.; Wood, L.; Irvin, J.; Prouty, M. “Nanosilicon and Nanofuels,” presented at the National Space & Missile Materials Symposium, Bellevue, WA June 2013.
  • Irvin, J. A.  “Maximizing Performance of Electroactive Polymers,” invited talk presented at the Texas State University Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization (MSEC) Commercialization Forum, San Marcos, TX, February 2013.
  • Irvin, J. A.  “The Roles of a Scientist in Department of Defense Laboratories,” invited talk presented at the Texas State University Materials Science, Engineering, and Commercialization (MSEC) Commercialization Forum, San Marcos, TX, February 2013.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Maximizing Performance of Electroactive Polymers Using Changes in Chemical Structure, Polymer Porosity, and Electrolyte Choice,” invited talk presented at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, January 2013.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Maximizing Performance of Electroactive Polymers Using Changes in Chemical Structure, Polymer Porosity, and Electrolyte Choice,” invited talk presented at University of Akron, Akron, OH, January 2013.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Colloidal Templating of Conducting Polymers for Energy Storage.” Invited talk presented at Duke University, Durham, NC, August 2012.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Ionic Liquids for Conducting Polymer Applications,” invited talk presented at SACHEM International, Austin, TX, January 2012.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Electroactive Polymers for Advanced Energy Applications,” invited talk presented at the Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Austin, TX, November 2011.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Soft Templating of Conducting Polymers,” invited talk presented at PREM planning meeting, Duke University, October 2011.
  • Irvin, J. A. Electroactive Polymers for Energy Conversion and Storage,” presented at Texas Lutheran University, November 2010.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Electroactive Polymers,” presented at the Materials Research Group meeting, San Marcos, TX, January 2009.
  • Irvin, J. A. “Heterofunctional Electroactive Polymers,” presented at the Heterofunctional Materials Initiative meeting, San Marcos TX, December 2008.
  • Stenger-Smith, J. D.; Irvin, J. A.; Irvin, D. J.; Steckler, T.; Reynolds, J. R. “Supercapacitors/fast batteries: current status and future needs,” invited talk presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 2008.