2006

Key: Faculty · Undergraduate Students · Graduate Students


Papers

  • Miranda, O. R.; Dollahon, N. R.; Ahmadi, T. S. Critical Concentrations and Role of Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) in the Crystallization of Gold Nanorods within CTAB/TOAB Micelles, Crystal Growth and Design, 2006, 6, 2747-2753.
  • Dunbar, A.; Omiatek, D. M.; Thai, S. D.; Kendrex, C. E.; Grotzinger, L. L.; Boyko, W. J.; Weinstein, R. D.; Skaf, D. W.; Bessel, C. A.; Denison, G. M.; DeSimone, J. M. Use of Substituted Bis(acetylacetone)ethylenediiamine and Dialkyldithiocarbamate Ligands for copper Chelation in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2006, 45(26), 8779-8787.
  • Skaf, D. W.; Kandula, S.; Harmonay, L.; Shoder, P.; Bessel, C. A.; Weinstein, R. D. Kinetics of the Reactions of Cu(0) and Cu2O in Hexanes or Condensed Carbon Dioxide by tert-Butyl Peracetate and 1,1,1-Trifluoro-2,4-pentanedione, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2006, 45(26), 8874-8882.
  • Dudley, T. J.; Gordon, M. S. Theoretical Study of Formation and Isomerization of Al2H2, Mol. Phys., 2006, 104, 751-762.
  • Dudley, T. J.; Olson, R. M.; Schmidt, M. W.; Gordon, M. S. Parallel coupled perturbed CASSCF equations and analytic CASSCF second derivatives, J. Comput. Chem., 2006, 27, 352-362.
  • Varganov, S. A.; Dudley, T. J.; Gordon, M. S. Predicted IR spectra of Ti8C12 and Ti8C12+, Chem. Phys. Lett., 2006, 429, 49-51.
  • Fazen, P. J.; Burke, L. A. Theoretical Studies of Borazynes and Azaborines, Inorganic Chemistry, 2006, 45, 2494-2500.
  • Wolff, R. R.; Basava, V.; Giuliano, R. M.; Boyko, W. J.; Schauble, J. H. Iodosulfonation of Alkenes with Benzenesulfinic Acid/N-Iodosuccinimide, Can. J. Chem., 2006, 84, 667-675.
  • Grannas, A. M.; Hockaday, W. C.; Hatcher, P. G.; Thompson, L. G.; Mosley-Thompson, E. New revelations on the nature of organic matter in ice cores, Journal of Geophysical Research, 2006, 111, D04304, doi:101029/2005JD006251.
  • Hockaday, W. C; Grannas, A. M.; Kim, S.; Hatcher, P. G. Direct molecular evidence for the degradation and mobility of black carbon in soils from ultrahigh-resolution mass spectral analysis of dissolved organic matter from a fire-impacted forest soil, Organic Geochemistry, 2006, 37(4), 501-510.
  • Grannas, A. M.; Martin, C. B.; Chin, Y. P.; Platz, M. OH radical production from irradiated Arctic organic matter, Biogeochemistry, 2006, 78(1), 51-66.
  • Scriban, C.; Glueck, D. S.; Zakharov, L. N.; Kassel, W. S.; Dipasquale, A. G.; Golen, J. A.; Rheingold, A. L. P-C and C-C Bond Formation by Michael Addition in Platinum-Catalyzed Hydrophosphination and in the Stoichiometric Reactions of Platinum Phosphido Complexes with Activated Alkenes, Organometallics, 2006, 25, 5757.
  • Blank, N. F.; McBroom, K. C.; Glueck, D. S.; Kassel, W. S.; Rheingold, A. L. Chirality Breeding via Asymmetric Phosphonation. Palladium-Catalyzed Diastereoselective Synthesis of a P-Stereogenic Phosphine, Organometallics, 2006, 25, 1742.
  • Lagalante, A. F.; Lewis, N.; Montgomery M. E.; Shields, K. S. Temporal and Spatial Variation of Terpenoids in Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) in Relation to Feeding by Adelges tsugae, J. Chem. Ecol., 2006, 32(11), 2389-2403.
  • Laskin, J. D; Martey, C.; Heindel, N.; Whittemore, M.; Heck, D. E. Fluorescent tags for amino acid and nucleic acid analysis. University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (New Brunswick, NJ), Rutgers, the State University (New Brunswick, NJ), Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA), Buckman Laboratories International, Inc. (Memphis, TN). US patent #7,150,967, December 19, 2006.
  • Palenchar, J. B.; Liu, W.; Palenchar, P. M.; Bellofatto, V. A divergent transcription factor TFIIB in trypanosomes is required for RNA polymerase II-dependent SL RNA transcription and cell viability, Eukaryotic Cell, 2006, 5, 293-300.
  • Palenchar, J. B.; Bellofatto, V. Gene transcription in trypanosomes, Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 2006, 146, 135-141.
  • Gruszynski, A. E.; van Deursen, F. J.; Albareda, M. C.; Best A.; Chaudhary, K.; Cliffe, L. J.; del Rio, L.; Dunn, J. D.; Ellis, L.; Evans, K. J.; Figueiredo, J. M.; Malmquist, N. A.; Omosun, Y.; Palenchar, J. B.; Prickett, S.; Punkosdy, G. A.; van Dooren, G.; Wang, Q.; Menon, A. K.; Matthews, K. R.; Bangs, J. D. Regulation of surface coat exchange by differentiating African trypanosomes, Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 2006, 147, 211-223.
  • Gupta, K.; Selinsky, B. S.; Loll, P. J. 2.0 A Crystal structure of prostaglandin H2 synthase-1 reconstituted with a manganese porphyrin cofactor, Acta Crystallograpica D, 2006, 62, 151-156.
     

Presentations

  • Farraioli, C. C.; Miranda, O. R.; Dollahon, N. R.; Ahmadi, T. S., "Interplay of Temperature and Uv-Light in the Growth Process of Au-Nanorods," ACS Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting (MARM) Hershey, PA, June 2006.
  • Daley, M.; Miranda, O. R.; Dollahon, N. R.; Ahmadi, T. S., "Observation of a Critical Concentration of L-Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) in the Photochemical Synthesis of Au Nanorods," ACS Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting (MARM) Hershey, PA, June 2006.
  • Farraioli, C. C.; Miranda, O. R.; Dollahon, N. R.; Ahmadi, T. S., "Interplay of Temperature and Uv-Light in the Growth Process of Au-Nanorods," 70th Intercollegiate Student Chemists (ISC) Convention, Collegeville, PA, April 20, 2006.
  • Jean-Gilles, R.; Thai, S. D.; Kendrex, C.; Bessel, C. A.; Boyko, W. J., "Oxygen Functionalities on Graphite Nanofibers," 232nd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, September 10-14, 2006, PRES-024.
  • Jean-Gilles, R.; Bessel, C. A.; Weinstein, R. D., "Nitration of Toluene Using Zeolites for Regiospecificity," 232nd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, September 10-14, 2006, INOR-871.
  • Bessel, C. A., "Disruptive Innovation at the Nanoscale: Fuel Cells and Integrated Circuits," St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA, October 5, 2006.
  • Schubert, J. W.; Dudley, T. J.; Ohta, B. K., "Theoretical and experimental investigations of methylated epoxides and carbonyls," American Chemical Society 38th Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting, Hershey, PA, June 2006.
  • Sprenkle, A.; Grannas, A. M., "Photochemical degradation of organic pollutants in liquid water and ice," American Geophysical Union National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 10-15, 2006.
  • Cebollero, J.; Grannas, A. M., "Photochemical generation of OH radicals in snow and ice," American Chemical Society Northeast Regional Meeting, Binghamton, NY, October 5-7, 2006.
  • Bausch, A.; Grannas, A. M., Mahanna, K., "Photochemistry in the quasi-liquid layer of ice," American Chemical Society Northeast Regional Meeting, Binghamton, NY, October 5-7, 2006.
  • Sprenkle, A.; Grannas, A. M., "Photochemical degradation of organic pollutants in liquid water and ice," American Chemical Society Northeast Regional Meeting, Binghamton, NY, October 5-7, 2006.
  • Paul, J.; Dague, H.; Grannas, A. M., "Behavior of organic pollutants in Arctic sediments," American Chemical Society, Northeast Region Meeting, Binghamton, NY, October 5-7, 2006.
  • Mahanna, K. M.; Greis, V. M.; Grannas, A. M., "Probing Photochemistry in the Quasi-Liquid Layer: Laboratory Studies and Implications," American Chemical Society (Philadelphia Section) Graduate/Undergraduate Poster Session, January 2006.
  • Grannas, A., "Environmental implications of snow and ice photochemistry," American Chemical Society Northeast Regional Meeting, Binghampton, NY, October 5-7, 2006. (Talk)
  • Grannas, A. M.; Lagalante, A. F., "So these numbers really mean something?: A role-playing, collaborative approach to the instrumental analysis laboratory," American Chemical Society National Meeting, March 2006.
  • Calvosa, F. C.; Mirzabeigi, M. N.; Lagalante, A. F.; Montgomery, M. E.; Shields, K. S., "Multivariate Statistical Analysis of Hemlock (Tsuga) Volatiles by SPME/GC/MS: Insights into the Phytochemistry of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (Adelges tsugae Annand)," Eighth International Symposium on Advances in Extraction Techniques (ExTech), York, GB, February 5-8, 2006.
  • Greenbacker, P. W.; Jones, J.; Lagalante, A. F.; Turcotte, R.; Onken, B., "Measurement of Imidacloprid in Xylem Fluid from Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga Canadensis) by Derivatization/GC/MS and ELISA," Eighth International Symposium on Advances in Extraction Techniques (ExTech), York, GB, February 5-8, 2006.
  • Calvosa, F. C.; Mirzabeigi, M. N.; Lagalante, A. F.; Montgomery, M. E.; Shields, K. S., "Multivariate Statistical Analysis of Hemlock (Tsuga) Volatiles by SPME/GC/MS: Insights into the Phytochemistry of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (Adelges tsugae Annand)," Sixth Annual Graduate and First Annual Undergraduate Poster Session, The Villanova Conference Center, Radnor, PA, January 19, 2006.
  • Calvosa, F. C.; Mirzabeigi, M. N.; Lagalante, A. F.; Montgomery, M. E.; Shields, K. S., "Multivariate Statistical Analysis of Hemlock (Tsuga) Volatiles by SPME/GC/MS: Insights into the Phytochemistry of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (Adelges tsugae Annand)," 17th USDA Interagency Research Forum on Gypsy Moth and Other Invasive Species, Annapolis, MD, January 10-14, 2006.
  • Greenbacker, P. W.; Jones, J.; Lagalante, A. F.; Turcotte, R.; Onken, B., "Measurement of Imidacloprid in Xylem Fluid from Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) by Derivatization/GC/MS and ELISA," 17th USDA Interagency Research Forum on Gypsy Moth and Other Invasive Species, Annapolis, MD, January 10-14, 2006.
  • Schubert, J. W.; Dudley, T. J.; Ohta, B. K., "Theoretical and experimental investigations of methylated epoxides and carbonyls," American Chemical Society 38th Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting, Hershey, PA, June 2006.
  • Conway, A. E.; Clark, C.; Styer, A.; Johns, G.; Selinsky, B. S., "Friedel-Crafts acylations of cycloalkylbenzene: Acylation versus intermolecular cycloalkane migration," American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, August 2006.
  • Johns, G. G.; Conway, A. E.; Selinsky, B. S., "Structural requirements for time-dependent and time-independent inhibition of prostaglandin synthase I (COX I)," American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, August 2006.
  • Kopec, T. C.; Weinstein, R. D.; Fleischer, A. S.; D’Addio, E.; Bessel, C. A., "Thermal Analysis of Phase Change Materials with Embedded Graphite Nan fibers for Thermal Management of Electronics," Proceedings of IMECE2006, 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Chicago, IL, November 5-10, 2006.
  • Chiang, K.; Zubris, D. L., "Synthesis of Pyridine-bis(imine) Ligands," 70th Annual Intercollegiate Student Chemists Convention, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA, April 22, 2006.

 

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