2005

Key: Faculty · Undergraduate Students · Graduate Students


Papers

  • Miranda, O. R.; Ahmadi, T. S. Effects of Intensity and Energy of CW-UV Light on the Growth of Gold Nanorods, J. Phys. Chem. B., 2005, 109, 15724-15734.
  • Becker, I. Preparation of Pyrimidine Derivatives as Potential Medicinal Agents by the Reaction of 2-Amino-4-chloro-6-methylpyrimidine with Primary and Secondary Amines, J. Heterocyclic Chem., 2005, 42, 1289.
  • Weinstein, R. D.; Grotzinger, L. L.; Salemo, P.; Omiatek, D. M.; Bessel, C. A. The Solubility of Several Short-Chain Lithium Dialkyldithiocarbamtes in Liquid and Supercritical Carbon Dioxide, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 2005, 50, 2088-2093.
  • Dension, G. M.; Evans, A. O.; Bessel, C. A.; Skaf, D. W.; Murray, R. W.; DeSimone, J. M. Electrochemical Behavior of Bis(β-Diketone)Copper Complexes, J. Electrochem. Soc., 2005, 152(11), B435-B440.
  • Visintin, P. M.; Bessel, C. A.; White, P. S.; Schauer, C. K; DeSimone, J. M. Oxidative Dissolution of Copper and Zinc Metal in Carbon Dioxide with tert-Butyl Peracetate and a Beta-Diketone Chelating Agent, Inorganic Chemistry, 2005, 44 (2), 316-324.
  • Romano, J. J.; Casillas, E. G. A Short Synthesis of Morachalcone A., Tetrahedron Lett., 2005, 46, 2323-2326.
  • Belardi, J. K.; Curtis, L. A.; Clareen, S. S.; Shimp, H. L.; Leimkuhler, C. E.; Simonowicz, N. L.; Casillas, E. G. A Nazarov Approach to 4-Benzoyloxymethyl-cyclopent-2-enone, a Precursor to the Helminthosporols, Synth. Comm., 2005, 35, 1633-1640.
  • Giuliano, R. M. Carbohydrates in the Development of Antibiotics, Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry, Special Edition, Ed. 2005, Taylor Francis.
  • Hughes, K. D.; NguyenT-L. N.; Dyckman, D.; Dulay, D.; Boyko, W. J.; Giuliano, R. M. Synthesis of Vinyl Glycosides and Carbohydrate Vinyl Ethers from Mixed Acetals:  a Hetero Diels-Alder approach to deoxygenated disaccharides, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2005, 16, 273-282.
  • Hughes, K. D.; NguyenT-L. N.; Dyckman, D.; Dulay, D.; Boyko, W. J.; Giuliano, R. M. Synthesis of Vinyl Glycosides and Carbohydrate Vinyl Ethers by the Gassman Reaction.  A Hetero-Diels-Alder Approach to Deoxygenated Disaccharides, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2005, 14, 3183-3188.
  • Petersen, J. R.; Hoover, J. M.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L; Johnson, A. R. Titanium complexes with chiral amino alcohol ligands: synthesis and structure of complexes related to hydroamination catalysts, Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2005, 358, 687-694.
  • Venkatasubbaiah, K.; Zakharov, L. N.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L.; Jakle, F. Reversible Expansion and Contraction of a 1,2-Diborylated Ferrocene Dimer Promoted by Redox Chemistry and Nucleophile Binding, Angewandte Chemie, 2005, 44, 5428-5432.
  • Kang, H.; Facchetti, A.; Stern, C. L.; Rheingold, A. L.; Kassel, W. S.; Marks, T. J. Efficient Synthesis and Structural Characteristics of Zwitterionic Twisted -Electron System Biaryls, Organic Letters, 2005, 7, 3721-3724.
  • Patel, D. V.; Mihalcik, D. J.; Kreisel, K. A.; Yap, G. P. A.; Zakharov, L. N.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L.; Rabinovich, D. Tris(mercaptoimidazolyl)borate complexes of the coinage metals: syntheses and molecular structures of the first gold compounds and related copper and silver derivatives, Dalton Transactions, 2005, 2410-2416.
  • Toal, S. J.; Sohn, H.; Zakarov, L. N.; Kassel, W. S.; Golen, J. A.; Rheingold, A. L.; Trogler, W. C. Syntheses of Oligometalloles by Catalytic Dehydrocoupling, Organometallics, 2005, 24, 3081.
  • Walters, M. A.; Roche, C. L.; Rheingold, A. L.; Kassel, W. S. N-H.S Hydrogen Bonds in a Ferredoxin Model, Inorganic Chemistry, 2005, 44, 3777.
  • Tang, Y.; Kassel, W. S.; Zakharov, L. N.; Rheingold, A. L.; Kemp, R. A. Insertion Reactions of Carbon Dioxide into Zn-N Bonds: Syntheses and Structures of Tetrameric and Dimeric Alkylzinc Carbamato Complexes, Inorganic Chemistry, 2005, 44, 359-364.
  • Tang, Y.; Zakharov, L. N.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L.; Kemp, R. A Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Solvated Calcium Amides Containing Bulky Silylamide Ligands, Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2005, 358, 2014.
  • Colleluori, D. M.; Reczkowski, R. S.; Emig, F. A.; Cama, E.; Cox, J. D.; Scolnick, N. R.; Compher, K.; Jude, K.; Han, S.; Viola, R. E.; Christianson, D. W.; Ash, D. E. Probing the Role of the Hyper-reactive Histidine Residue of Arginase, Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 2005, 444, 15-26.

Presentations

  • Miranda, O. R.; Jean-Gilles, R.; Ahmadi, T. S., "Effects of Chemical and Physical Parameters on the Growth Kinetics of Gold Nanorods," 229th ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 2005 (Science Mix and Physical Chemistry Sessions).
  • Miranda, O. R.; Jean-Gilles, R.; Ahmadi, T. S., "Effects of Chemical and Physical Parameters on the Growth Kinetics of Gold Nanorods," Villanova University, Sigma Xi Research Day, Villanova, PA, April 8, 2005.
  • Miranda, O. R.; Jean-Gilles, R.; Ahmadi, T. S., "Effects of Chemical and Physical Parameters on the Growth Kinetics of Gold Nanorods," 16th Annual Saint Joseph’s University SIGMA XI, Student Research Symposium, Philadelphia, PA, April 8, 2005.
  • Miranda, O. R.; Ahmadi, T. S., "Substrate-Assisted Phase Transitions of Au Nanorods," 37th Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Brunswick, NJ, May 2005.
  • Omiatek, D. M.; Thai, S.; Bessel, C. A.; Papaefthymiou-Davis, Viescas, A.; Blom, D. A., "Synthesis and Characterization of Metallic Catalysts Used in Carbon Nanofiber Formation," Student Poster Session, Catalysis Club of Philadelphia, Claymont, DE, January 20, 2005.
  • Kandula, S.; Bessel, C.A.; Skaf, D. W., "Electrochemistry of Copper in Aqueous Acetate Solution," 5th Annual Graduate Student Poster Session, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, January 27, 2005.
  • Omiatek, D.; Dunbar, A.; Bessel, C. A.; Visintin, P. M.; Denison, G. M.; DeSimone, J. M., "Chemical Mechanical Planarization: Slurry Design in "Dry" CO2 Media," 229th ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005, INOR-940.
  • Omiatek, D. M.; Bessel, C. A.; Papaefthymiou-Davis, G. C.; Viescas, A. J.; Allard, L. F.; Blom, D. A., "Characterization of Metallic Catalysts Used in Carbon Nanofiber Formation," 229th ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005, INOR-578.
  • Jean-Gilles, R.; Bessel, C. A., "Study of Surface-Modified Graphite Nanofibers in Aqueous Solutions," 68th Intercollegiate Student Chemists’ Convention, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA, April 16, 2005.  Mr. Jean-Gilles was awarded 2nd Place in the Physical Chemistry Division.
  • Thai, S.; Omiatek, D. M.; Bessel, C. A., "The Utilization of Copper(II) Coordination Complexes in the Chemical Mechanical Planarization Process," 68th Intercollegiate Student Chemists’ Convention, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA, April 16, 2005.
  • Bessel, C. A.; Omiatek, D.; Thai, S.; Papaefthymiou, G. C.; Viescas, A.; Blom, D. A.; Allard, L. F., "Graphite Nanofibers in Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Electrodes," 37th Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Brunswick, NJ, May 22-25, 2005, GENE-303.
  • Bessel, C. A.; Omiatek, D. M.; Thai, S.; Papaefthymiou, G.; Viescas, A.; Blom, D. A.; Allard, L. F., "Graphite Nanofibers in Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Electrodes," Mid-Atlantic Meeting of the American Chemical Society (MARM) 2005, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, May 22-25, 2005.
  • Omiatek, D. M.; Thai, S. D.; Bessel, C. A.; Allard, L. F.; Blom, D. A.; Howe, J.Y., "ORNL-HTML / PUI Collaborations:  Example at Villanova University," 230th American Chemical Society Meeting, Washington, D.C., August 23-26, 2005.
  • Gallo, C. T.; Kendrex, C. E.; Bessel, C. A.; Allard, L. F.; Blom, C. E.; Howe, J. Y., "Direct Methanol Oxidation by Graphite Nanofiber Supported Platinum Catalysts," 2005 Professional Development Seminar, Villanova University, Oct. 4, 2005.
  • Harmonay, L.; Kandula, S.; Bessel, C. A.; Skaf, D. W.; Weinstein, R. D., "Rate Kinetics of Cu2O as Applied to CMP for Microelectronics Processing," 2005 Professional Development Seminar, Villanova University, Oct. 4, 2005.
  • Jean-Gilles, R.; Bessel, C. A.; Weinstein, R. D., "Alternative Methods of Nitration of Aromatic Substrates using Molecular Sieves," 2005 Professional Development Seminar, Villanova University, Oct. 4, 2005.
  • Kendrex, C. E.; Gallo, C. E.; Bessel, C. A.; Boyko, W., "Characterization of the Surface of Graphite Nanofibers," 2005 Professional Development Seminar, Villanova University, Oct. 4, 2005.
  • Thai, S. D.; Omiatek, D. M.; Bessel, C. A.; Weinstein, R. D.; Boyko, W., "The Utilization of Copper (II) Coordination Complexes in the Chemical Mechanical Planarization Process," 2005 Professional Development Seminar, Villanova University, Oct. 4, 2005.
  • Sladicka, T.; Safi, L.; Casillas, E. G., "A Divinylcyclopropane Rearrangement Approach Toward the Synthesis of Deoxyhelminthosporol," 229th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Diego, CA, March 2005.
  • Dague, H.; Grannas, A. M.; Scully, D.; Miller, P. M., "Probing Arctic Sediment Constituents for Their Ability to Promote the Degradation of Persistent Organic Pollutants," American Geophysical Union National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2005.
  • Greis, V.; Mahanna, K. M.; Grannas, A. M., "Photochemical Degradation of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Snow and Ice," American Geophysical Union National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2005.
  • Mahanna, K. M.; Greis, V.; Grannas, A. M., "Probing photochemistry in the quasi-liquid layer: Laboratory studies and implications," American Geophysical Union National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 2005.
  • Kassel, W. S.; Cheung, T. K.; McLaughlin, M.; Rucker, A.; Zakharov, L. N.; Rheingold, A. L., "Copper(II) Complexes of Pyrrolidine-2,5-dicarboxylic Acid,"  Division of Inorganic Chemistry, The 229th ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005.
  • Gong, Y.; Grotjahn, D. B.; Golen, J. A.; Zakharov, L. N.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L., "Synthesis and Study of Pt Complexes with Bifunctional Imidazolyl Phosphine Ligands," Division of Inorganic Chemistry, The 229th ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005.
  • Heroux, K. J.; Woodin, K.; Wong, E. H.; Weisman, G. R.; Tomellini, S. A.; Tranchemontagne, D.; Anderson, C. J.; Zakharov, L. N.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L., "Comparative structural, spectral, and acid inertness studies of copper complexes of cross-bridged tetraamines with carboxylate pendant arms," Division of Inorganic Chemistry, The 229th ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005.

 

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