Faculty Publications 2010
ARTS & SCIENCES
Bartlett, R. E., C. H. Roe and C. W. Brown. "Analysis of Inclusion of Mu-Environments in Cryo-Biological Systems (Abstracts)." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 74(12):A53. Suppl.1. June2010.
Breslow, Ronald, Mindy Levine and Zhen-Ling Cheng. "Imitating Prebiotic Homochirality on Earth." Origins of Life and Evolution of the Biosphere. 40:11-26. 2010.
Brown, Christopher W. SEE: Bartlett, R. E.
Brown, Phyllis R. SEE also: Grinberg, N.
Brown, Phyllis R. HELP ME! I'm Slipping. Xlibris. 2011. (Hardcover, Paperback and Kindle) 162p.
Chalasani, Dinesh, Brett L. Lucht and William B. Euler. "Mesophase Formation in Poly(3-methl-4-alkoxythiopenes)s (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. IPOLY-176.
Chalasani, Dinesh, Brett L. Lucht and William B. Euler. "Mesophase Formation in Poly(3-methl-4-alkoxythiopenes)s." Polymer Preprints. 51(2):496-497. 2010.
Chalasani, Dinesh, Joshua K. Potvin, Brett L. Lucht and William B. Euler. "Two-Step Thermochromism in Poly(3-docosoxy-4-methylthiopene): Mechanistic Similarity to Poly(3-docosylthiopene)." Journal of Polymer Science. A: Polymer Chemistry. 48:4370-4373. October 2010.
Dalavi, Swaphil, Mengqing Xu, Boris Ravel and Brett L. Lucht. "Development of Non-Flammable Electrolytes for Lithium Ion Batteries (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. INOR-104.
Dalavi, Swapnil, Mengqing Xu, Boris Ravdel, Liu Zhou and Brett L. Lucht. "Nonflammable Electrolytes for Lithium-Ion Batteries Containing Dimethyl Methylphosphate." Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 157(10):A1113-1120. 2010.
DeBoef, Brenton L. SEE also: Hegner, Jessica; Panes, Stephen F.; Perira, Kyle C.; Potavathri, Shathaverdhan.
DeBoef, Brenton. "C-C Formation Via Double C-H Functionalization (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. ORGN-553.
DeBoef, Brenton. "Development of Gadolinium and Tenor-Based Probes for MR Molecular imaging (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. ORGN-392.
Dwyer, Jason R., Vincent Tabard-Cross, Dhruti Trivedi, Matthew Wiggin, Nahid N. Jetha and Andre Marziali. "Synthetic Nanopore Force Spectroscopy for Clinical Genotyping (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. YL-295.
Euler, William B. SEE: Chalasani, Dinesh; Hwang, Eunhae; Kolobov, I. G.; Lucht, Brett L.; Ong, Pang-Leon; Viola, Elana A.
Freeman, David L. SEE: Kunikeev, Sharif D.; Rick, Steven W.
Gregory, Otto, Jimmie Oxley, James Smith, Michael Platek, Hamouda Ghonem, Evan Bernier, Markus Downey, Christopher Cumminsky and Sensors and Surface Technology Partnership Forensic Science Partnership. "Microstructural Characterization of Pipe Bomb Fragments." Materials Characterization. 61(3):347-354. March 2010.
Grinberg, N., I. S. Kroll, P. R. Brown, D. W. Armstrong, E. Grushka, M. Moskovitch, F. Rabel and R. Dekker. "In Memory of Jack Cazes." Journal of Liquid Chromotography & Related Technologies. 33(9-12):1060-1066. 2010.
Gude, Kalyani and Radha Narayanan. "Colloidal Supported Metal Nanoparticles (SSMNs) as Novel Intermediate Nanocatalysts for Liquid Phase Suzuki Cross-Coupling Reactions (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. PHYS-413.
Gude, Kalyani and Radha Narayanan. "Synthesis and Characterization of Colloidal-Supported Metal Nanoparticles as Potential Intermediate Nanocatalysts." Journal of Physical Chemistry. C. 114(14):6356-6362. April 15, 2010.
Guidi, Vanina, SergioSandoval, Michael A. McGregor and William Rosen. "Dual Mechanisms of an Organ Ocatalytic Homodimerization Reaction." Tetrahedran Letters. 51(38):5086-5090. 22 September 2010.
Hegner, Jessica, Kyle C. Pereira, Brenton DeBoef and Brett L. Lucht. "Conversion of Cellulose to Glucose and Levulinic Acid Via Solid-Supported Acid Catalysis." Tetrahedron Letters. 51(12):2356-2358. 28 April 2010.
Hwang, Eunhae, Igor A. Levitsky and William B. Euler. "Gas Phase Sensors for Bases Using Rhodamine B in Nafion Mesoporous Silicon m-Dimensional Photonic Crystals." Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 116(4):2425-2432. May 15, 2010.
Jandik, Petr. SEE: Perati, Pranath R.
Kirschenbaum, Louis J. and Benjamin P. Ruekberg. "Prediction of Bond Angles of Hydrides From Electronegativities: Reconciling VSEPR and VB." Chemical Educator. 15:340-3434. 2010.
Kolobov, I. G., W. B. Euler and I. A. Levitsky. "Optical Humidity Sensing and Ultrasound Effect for Mesoporous Silicon One-Dimensional Photonic Crystalis." Applied Optics. 49(1):137-141. January 1, 2010.
Kunikeev, Sharif D., David L. Freeman and J. D. Doll. "Convergence Characteristics of the Cumulant Expansion for Fourier Path Integrals." Physical Review E. Statistical, Nonlinear and Soft Matter Physics. 81(6/2):066707. June 30, 2010.
Levine, Mindy. SEE also: Breslow, Ronald.
Levine, Mindy, Inja Song, Trisha L. Andrew, Steven E. Kooi and Timothy M. Swager. "Photoluminescent Energy Transfer From Poly(phenylenethnylenes)s to Near Infrared Emitting Fluorophores." Journal of Polymer Science. Pt.A. Polymer Chemistry. 48(15):3382-3391. August 2010.
Levitsky, Igor A. SEE also: Hwang, Eunhae; Kolobov, I. G.; Ong, Pang-Leon; Viola, Elana A.
Levitsky, Igor A. and Young-Bin Park. Amplified Sensitivity of Porous Chemosensors Based on Bernoulli Effect. U.S.Pat.Appl.Pub. 2010095743 A1 20100422.
Levitsky, Igor A. "Hybrid Solar Cells Based on Carbon Nanotubes and Nanoporous Silicon." IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine. 4(4):24-25. December 2010.
Levitsky, Igor A. Optical Nanoporous Sensors for Detection of Water Based Vapors and Their Leakage From Sealed Containers. U.S.Pat.Appl.Pub. 2010032846 A1 20101230.
Li, Peng, Radha Narayanan, Alex J. Sherry, Jairo A. Cortes, Andrew Marchesseault, Constantine Anagnostpoulos and Mohammad Faghri. "A Blocking-Free Microfluidic Fluorescence Heterogenous Immunoassay for Quantitative Detectikon of Human C-Reative Protein." Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. 2010. v.12 Pt. A, p.439-443.
Lopez, Gustavo E. SEE: Painter, Corrie A.
Lucht, Brett L. SEE also: Chalasani, Dinesh; Hegner, Jessica; Markmaitree, Tippawan; Panes, Stephen F.; Xu, Mengqing; Xu, Zhou; Yang. L.; Zhou, Liu.
Lucht, Brett L. "Advances in Electrolytes for Lithium Ion Batteries: A Mechanistic Understanding (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. PMSE=81.
Lucht, Brett, Li Yang, Mengqing Xu and Ang Xiao. Inhibition of Electrolytic Oxidation in Lithium Ion Batteries With Elelctrolyte Additives. PCT Int Appl (2010) WO 2010000 3069 A1 20100107
Lucht, Brett L., Tippawan Markinaitree and L. Yang. "Thermal Stability of Lithium Ion Battery Electrolytes." IN: Energy Production and Storage: Inorganic Chemical Strategies for a Warming World, Edited by Robert H. Crabtree. Wiley. 2010.
Lucht, Brett L., William B. Euler, Yu Wang and Nadia Archambault. Thermofluorescent Pigments for Security sand Safety Applications. US Patent 7833438. November 16, 2010.
Major, Jaycoda S. SEE: Velamakanni, Aruna.
Markmaitree, Tippawan, Li Yang and Brett Lucht. "Inhibition of Electrolyte Oxidation in Lithium Ion Batteries With Electrolyte Additives (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. INOR-105.
Narayanan, Radha. SEE also: Gude, Kalyami; Li, Peng; Saute, Benjamin.
Narayanan, Radha. "Recent Advances in Noble Metal Nanocatylists for Suzuki and Heck Cross-Coupling Reactions." Molecules. 15(4):2124-2138. April 2010.
Ong, Pang-Leon, William B. Euler and Igor A. Levitsky. "Carbon Nanotube-Si Diode as a Detector of Mid-Infrared Illumination." Applied Physics. 96:033106-1/3. January 18, 2009.
Ong, Pang-Leon, William B. Euler and Igor A. Levitsky. "HybrId Solar Cells Based on Style-Walled Carbon Nanotubes/S: Heterojunctions." Nanotechnology. 21:105203-1/7. March 2010.
Ong, Pang-Leon and I. A. Levitsky. "Organic/IV,III-V Semiconductor Hybrid Solar Cells." Energies. 3(3):313-334. March 2010.
Oxley, Jimmie C. SEE also: Gregory, Otto; Platek, M. J.
Oxley, Jimmie C. "Book Review: Field Confirmation Testing for Suspicious Substances." Journal of Forensic Sciences. 55(2):566. March 2010.
Oxley, Jimmie C., James L. Smith, Joe Brady and Sweta Naik. "Determination of Urea Nitrate and Guanidine Nitrate Vapor Pressures by Isothermal Thermagravimetry." Propellants, Explosives, Pyrotechnics. 35(3):278-283. June 2010.
Oxley, Jimmie C., James L. Smith and Kishore Marimaganti. "Developing Small-Scale Tests to Predict Explosivity." Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 102(2):597-603. 2010.
Painter, Corrie A., Anthony Cruz, Gustavo E. Lopez, Lawrence J. Stern and Zarinixi Zavala-Ruiz. "Model for the Peptide-Free Conformation of Class II MHC Proteins." PLOS One. 3(6):e2403. June 11, 2010. 10p.
Panes, Stephen F., John Kenny, Kyle C. Pereira, Jessica Hegner, Brenton De Boef and Brett Lucht. "Chemical Conversion of Cellulose Biomass to Biofuels (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. ORGN-1071.
Perira, Kyle C., Abhishtek Kantal and Brenton DeBoef. "Oxidative Coupling Reactions (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. ORGN-225.
Perati, Pranathi R., Jun Cheng, Petr Jandik and Valoran P. Hanko. "Disposable Carbon Electrodes for Liquid Chromotographic Detection Catecholamines in Blood Plasma Samples." Electroanalysis. 22(3):325-332. February 2010.
Platek, M. J., O. J. Gregory, T. Duarte, J. Oxley, J. Smith and E. Bernier. "Characterization of Pipe Bomb Fragments Using Optical Microscopy and Scanning Electron Microscopy." Microscopy and Microanalysis. 16(Suppl.2):1570-1571. July 2010.
Potavathri, Shathaverdhan and Brenton DeBoef. "Oxidant-Controlled Regioselectivity in the Oxidative Arylatian of N-Acetylindoles and N-Akylindeles (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. ORGN-830.
Potavathri, Shathaverdhan, Kyle C. Pereira, Sergei I. Borelsky, Andrew Pike, Alexis P. LeBris and Brenton DeBoef. "Regioselectivity Oxidative Arylatian of Indoles Bearing N-AcetylindolesGroups: Dual C-H Functinalization Via a C Oncerted Metalation-Deprotonation Mechanism (Abstract)." Journal of the American Chemical Society. 132(41):14676-14681. October 20, 2010.
Rick, Steven W. and David L. Freeman. "Proton Disorder and the Dielectric Constant of Type II Clathrate Hydrates." Journal of Chemical Physics. 132(5):#054509. 7 February 2010. 8p.
Rosen, William M. SEE: Guidi, Vanina
Ruekberg, Benjamini P. SEE also: Kirschenbaum, Louis J.
Ruekberg, Ben. "A Chemistry Tidbit for Batman Fans (Letter)." Journal of Chemistry Education. 87(10):1017-1018. 2010.
Ruekberg, Ben. "Pauling's S-Character Calculation (Letter)." Journal of Chemistry Education. 87(11):1137. November 2010.
Saute, Benjamin and Radha Narayanan. "Colloidal Dogbone Shaped Gold Nanopaticles as Surface Enhanced Ramen Specrtroscopy (SERS) Substrates for Detection of Thiram (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. ANYL-108.
Smith, James L. SEE: Gregory, Otto; Oxley, Jimmie C.; Platek, M. J.
Velamakanni, Aruna, Jahn R. Torres, K. J. Ganesh, Paulo J. Ferreira and Jaycoda S. Major. "Control Assembly Silane-Based Polymers: Chemically Robust Thin-Films." Langmuir. 26(19):15295-15301. October 5, 2010.
Velamakanni, Aruna, Deidre L. Blackwell, Ducobo Yang, Sunil Sonawane, Swapma Addagulla and Jaycoda S. Major. "Synthesis and Characterization of Functionalized Silane-Based Copolymers for the Thermally Robust Polymer-Silica Hybrids." Polymer Chemistry. 1(6):916-921. August 2010.
Viola, Elana A., Igor A. Levitsky and William B. Euler. "Kinetics of Photoactuation in Single Wall Carbon Nanotube-Nafian Bilayer Composite." Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 114(47):20258-20566. December 2010.
Xu, Mengqing, Liu Zhou, Lidan Xing, Li Weishan and Brett L. Lucht. "Experimental and Theoretical Investigations on 4,5-dimethyl-[1,3]dioxol-2-one as Solid Electrolyte Interface Forming Additive for Lithium-Ion Batteries." Electrochimica Acta. 55(22):6743-6748. 1 September 2010.
Xu, Mengqing, Ang Xiao, Li Weishan and Brett L. Lucht. "Investigation of Lithium Tetrafluorooxalatophosphate [LiPF4(C2O4)] as a Lithium-Ion Battery Electrolyte for Elevated Temperature Performance." Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 57(1):A115-20. January 2010.
Xu, Zhou, Lianshenng Lao, Linden Xang, Weishan Li and Brett Lucht. "Investigation and Application of Thium Difluoro(oxalde)barate Lithium-Ion Batteries." Journal of Power Sources. 2010.
Yang, L., M. M. Furczon, A. Xiao, B. L. Lucht, Z. Zhang and D. P. Abraham. "Effect of Impurities and Moisture on Lithium Bisoxalatoborate (LiBOB) Electrolyte Performance in Lithium-Ion Cells." Journal of Power Sources. 195(6):1698-1705. 15 March 2010.
Yang, Li, Boris Raudel and Brett L. Lucht. "Electrolyte Reactions With the Surface of High Voltage LiNio.5Mn1.504 Cathodes for Lithium in Batteries." Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters. 13(8):A95-97. 2010.
Yang, Li, Tippawan Markmaitree and Brett L. Lucht. "Inorganic Additives for Passivation of High Voltage Cathode Materials." Journal of Power Sources. 2010.
Yang, Li, Ang Xiao and Brett L. Lucht. "Investigation of Solvation in Lithium Ion Battery Electrolytes by NMR Spectroscopy." Journal of Molecular Liquids. 154(2-3):131-133. July 2010.
Yang, Sze C., Richard Brown, Thomas Ramotowski, Wayne Tucker, Lucie Maranda, Ryan Chena and Mae Shen. Anti Fouling Coatings Based on Conductive Polymers. URI Transportation Research Center. (URITC 0001032) 2009-2010. 22p.
Zhou, Liu , Mengqing Xu and Brett L. Lucht. "Investigation of Novel Electrolytes for Lithium Ion Batteries (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. 2010. INOR-213.