2001

Key: Faculty · Undergraduate Students · Graduate Students


Papers

  • Mohamed, M. B.; Ahmadi, T. S.; Link, S.; Braun, M.; El-Sayed, M. A. Hot electron and phonon dynamics of gold nanoparticles embedded in a gel matrix, Chemical Physics Letters, 2001, 343(1,2), 55-63.
  • Bessel, C. A.; Aggarwal, P.; Marschilok, A. C.; Takeuchi, K. J. Trans-spanning Phosphine Ligands, Chem. Rev., 2001, 101, 1031-1066.
  • Meyers, C. J.; Shah, S. D.; Patel, S. C.; Sneeringer, R. M.; Bessel, C. A.; Leising, R. A.; Takeuchi, E. S. Templated Synthesis of Carbon Materials from Zeolites (Y, Beta and ZSM-5) and a Montmorillonite Clay (K10): Physical and Electrochemical Characterization, J. Phys. Chem., B, 2001, 105, 2143-2152.
  • Llanguri, R.; Morris, J. J.; Stanley, W. C.; Bell-Loncella, E. T.; Turner, M.; Boyko, W. J.; Bessel, C. A. Electrochemical and Spectroscopic Investigations of Oxime Complexes of Bis(bipyridyl)ruthenium(II), Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2001, 315, 53-65.
  • Bessel, C. A.; Laubernds, K.; Rodriguez, N. M.; Baker, R. T. K. Graphite Nanofibers as an Electrode for Fuel Cell Applications, J. Phys. Chem., 2001, 105(6), 1115-1118.
  • Edathil, J.; Nguyen J.; Hughes, K.; Boyko, W. J.; Giuliano, R. M. Synthesis of Vinyl a-D-Glucopyranosides from Mixed Acetal Glycosides, Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry, 2001, 20, 81-95.
  • Grotjahn, D. B.; Van, S.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L. Hydrogen Bonding in the Crystal Structure of Bis{[3-(thiomethyl)methyl]pyrazole}copper(II) Perchlorate, Journal of Bioinorganic Chemistry, 2001, 85, 61-65.
  • Andersen, W. C.; Sievers, R. E.; Lagalante, A. F.; Bruno, T. J. Solubility of Cerium(IV), Terbium(III), and Iron(III) ß-Diketonates in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2001, 46(5), 1045-1049.
  • Ludwig, O. G. A Rationalization for the Freshman Rules for the H-atom Quantum Numbers, Journal of Chemical Education, 2001, 78, 634.
  • Perrin, C. L.; Ohta, B. K. Symmetry of N-H-N Hydrogen Bonds in 1,8-Bis(dimethylamino)naphthalene*H+ and 2,7-Dimethoxy-1,8-bis(dimethylamino)naphthalene*H+, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2001, 123, 6520-6526.
  • Selinsky, B. S.; Gupta, K.; Sharkey, C. T.; Loll, P. J. Structural analysis of NSAID binding by prostaglandin H2 synthase: Time-dependent and time-independent inhibitors elicit identical enzyme conformations, Biochemistry, 2001, 40, 5172-5180.
  • Loll, P. J.; Sharkey, C. T.; O’Connor, S. J.; Dooley, C. M.; O’Brien, E.; Devocelle, M.; Nolan, K. B.; Selinsky, B. S.; Fitzgerald, D. J. O-Acetylsalicylhydroxamic acid, a novel acetylating inhibitor of prostaglandin H2 synthase: Structural and functional characterization of enzyme-inhibitor interactions, Mol. Pharmacol., 2001, 60, 1407-1413.

Presentations

  • Ahmadi, T. S., "Electron dynamics of metal nanoparticles in solutions and gels," Chemistry Department, Temple University, November 29, 2001.
  • Mock, M. T.; Wiacek, K. J.; Boyko, W. J.; Bessel, C. A.; Takeuchi, K. J., "The In Situ Synthesis and Characterization of Octahedral Ruthenium Complexes that Contain Di- and Tri-spanning Diphosphine Ligands," 53rd ACS Southeast Regional Meeting, Savannah, GA, September 23-26, 2001.
  • Baum, A.; Bessel, C. A., "Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of a Graphite Nanofiber-Supported Wacker Catalyst," 53rd ACS Southeast Regional Meeting, Savannah, GA, September 23-26, 2001.
  • Wiacek, K. J.; Bessel, C. A., "The In Situ Synthesis of an Octahedral Ruthenium(II) Complex Containing a trans-Di-spanning Diphosphine Ligand," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • Nakazawa, K.; Bessel, C. A., "The Gas Chromatography - Mass Spectroscopy (GC-MS) of Chinese Herbs," 2nd Annual Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Poster Session, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, July 2001.
  • Nakazawa, K.; Bessel, C. A., "The Absorption of Ag+ on Graphite Nanofibers," 2nd Annual Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Poster Session, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, July 2001.
  • Dehmer, C. P.; Bessel, C. A., "Determining the Capabilities of Carbon Nanofibers to Absorb Organic Molecules," 2nd Annual Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Poster Session, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, July 2001.
  • Wiacek, K. J.; Mock, M. T.; Bessel, C. A., "The In Situ Synthesis of an Octahedral Ruthenium(II) Complex Containing a trans-Di-spanning Diphosphine Ligand," 2nd Annual Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Poster Session, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, July 2001.
  • Pendergast, M. E.; Bessel, C. A., "The Absorption Capacity of Carbon Nanofibers Towards Metal Cations in Aqueous Solution," 2nd Annual Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Poster Session, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, July 2001.
  • Shimp, H.; Clareen, S.; Casillas, E. G., "Pauson-Khand Approach to the Synthesis of Prehelminthosporol," Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, Villanova University, October 11, 2001.
  • McGuire, H.; Casillas, E. G., "Introductory Steps towards the Total Synthesis of Sarcoglane," Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, Villanova University, October 11, 2001.
  • Hyland, K.; Casillas, E. G., "Synthesis of Vinyl Pisatin and Pisatin," HHMI Poster Session, Villanova University, July 29, 2001.
  • Pascarella, M. R.; Casillas, E. G., "Synthesis of Sarcoglane," HHMI Poster Session, Villanova University, July 29, 2001.
  • Dulin, M.; Noecker, L. A.; Kassel, W. S.; Giuliano, R. M., "Glycosylation of Branched Amino Sugars Based on Novel Intermediates Derived from Thioglycosides," ACS Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting, Towson University, Towson, MD, May 30-June 1, 2001.
  • Giuliano, R. M.; Hughes, K. D.; Boyko, W. J., "Synthetic Approaches to Deoxy Sugar Containing Disaccharides Using Vinyl Ethers and Diels-Alder Methodology," ACS Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting, Towson University, Towson, MD, May 30 - June 1, 2001.
  • Kocher, P.; McGrath, M.; Kassel, W. S., "Characterization and Reactivity Studies of Solid Base Catalysts," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • Kocher, P.; McGrath, M.; Kassel, W. S., "Characterization and Reactivity Studies of Solid Base Catalysts," 53rd Southeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society; Savannah, GA, September 2001.
  • Burd, C.; Kassel, W. S., "Manganese Salicylidene L-Amino Acid Complexes for Asymmetric Oxidations," HHMI Summer Research Institute Poster Session; Villanova, PA, July 2001.
  • Lagalante, A. F.; Bruno, T. J., "Solvatochromic Parameters of Alternative Refrigerants" Symposium in Honor of Professor Daniel E. Martire, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, May 4-5, 2001.
  • Kim, D.; Reczkowski, R., "Amplification and Cloning of the E. coli speA Gene by the Polymerase Chain Reaction," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • Turner, M.; Reczkowski, R., "Amplification and Cloning of the E. coli speA Gene by the Polymerase Chain Reaction," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • DeFeo, C.; Rucker, J. B., "The Use of Receptor Chimeras to Understand the Capsaicin Binding Site on VR1," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • Crisuoli, M.; Rucker, J. B., "Development of a Cell-Cell Fusion Assay for the Study of CD4-Independent HIV Infection," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • Paul, C.; Rucker, J. B., "Development of Tools to Analyze the Structure of Vanilloid Receptor-1," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • Maresca, M.; Selinsky, B. S., "Attempts at Squalamine Crystallization," Villanova Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, October 11, 2001.
  • Decker, L.; Selinsky, B. S., "Association of a fluorescent squalamine analog with phospholipid vesicles as measured by fluorescence anisotropy," Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, February 2001.

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