Faculty Publications 2011
ARTS & SCIENCES
Brown, Christopher W. SEE: Donahue, Michael.
Dain, Joel A. SEE: Pampati, Praveen; Seneviratne, Champika.
Dawes, Richard, Jason R. Dwyer, Wiexing and Kathleen M. Gough. "QTAIM Investigation of the Electronic Structure and Large Raman Scattering Intensity of Bicyclo[-1.1.1]-pentane." Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 115(45):13149-13157. November 17, 2011.
DeBoef, Brenton L. SEE: Kantak, Abhishek A.; Potavathri, Shathaverdhan; Potvin, Joshua.
Donahue, Michael, Edita Botonjic-Sehic, David Wells and Chris W. Brown. "Understanding Infrared and Ramon Spectra of Pharmaceutical Polymorphs." American Pharmaceutical Review. 14(2):104-110. 2011.
Dubnikova, Faina, Ronnie Kosloff, Jimmie C. Oxley, James L. Smith and Yehuda Zeiri. "Role of Metal Ions in the Destruction of TATP: Theoretical Considerations." Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 115(38):10565-10575. September 29, 2011.
Dwyer, Jason. SEE: Dawes, Richard; Harb, Maher.
Euler, William B. SEE: Viola, Elana A.
Flynn, Kayla and Mindy Levine. "Synthesis of Dissymetric Organic Macrocycle for Sensing and Catalysis (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. CHED-218. 2011.
Freeman, David L. SEE: Holden, Glen L.
Gude, Kalyani and Radha Narayanan. "Colloidal Supported Metal Nanoparticles (CSMNs) as Effective Nanocatalysts for Liquid-Phase Suzuki Cross-Coupling Reactions." Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 115(26):12716-12725. July 7, 2011.
Gulbinska, M., G. Moore, S. Santee, B. Lucht and F. Puglia. "Comprehensive Improvements in Li-Ion Batteries for Demanding Applications." Journal of Power Sources. 196(5):2899-2904. 1 March 2011.
Harb, Maher, Alex Paarmann, Jason Dwyer and Dwayne R. J. Miller. Nanofluidic Cell. PCT. Int. Appl. WO 2011009209 A1 20110127. 2011.
Holden, Glen L. and David L. Freeman. "Monte Carlo Investigation of the Thermodynamic Properties of (H2O)n and (H2O)nH2 (n=2-20) Clusters." Journal of Physical Chemistry. B. 115(16):4725-4744. April 28, 2011.
Kantak, Abhishek A., Shathaverdhan Potavathri, Rose A. Burham, Kaitlyn M. Romano and Brenton DeBoef. "Metal-Free Intermolecular Oxidative C-N Bond Formulation Via Tandem C-H and N-H Bond Formalization." Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133(49):19960-19965. December 14, 2011.
Kirschenbaum, Louis J. SEE also: Tran, Nhut Giuc.
Kirschenbaum, Louis J. "URI's Financial Position." URI AAUP News. XXXVI(1):2. September 2011.
Lee, Kang-Won Wayne, Sze Chang Yang and Andrew Correia. "Investigation of Novel Methods to Harvest Solar Energy From Asphalt Pavements." IN: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Road and Airfield Pavement Technology (ICPT), Bangkok, Thailand. 2011. p.1001-1008.
Lee, K. Wayne, Sze Yang and Andrew J. Correia. "Investigation of Novel Methods to Harvest Solar Energy From Asphalt Pavements (Abstract)." IN: Proceedings of the US-Korea Conference, Park City, UT. 2011. p.242.
Lee, K. W., S. Yang and A. Correia. "Preservation and Maintenance of College Campus Pavement Assets (Abstract)." IN: Proceedings of the US-Korea Conference, Park City, UT. 2011. p.254.
Levine, Mindy. SEE also: Flynn, Kayla; Mako, Theresa; Marchetti, Louis.
Levine, Mindy and Timothy M. Swager. "Conjugated Polymers: Design, Synthesis, and Biological Applications." IN: Functional Supermolecular Architecture for Organic Electronics and Nanotechnology, Edited by Paolo Samori and Franco Cacialli. Wiley-VHC. 2011.
Levine, Mindy and Patrick Marks. "Organic Near-Infrared Quaraine Dyes in an Undergraduate Teaching Lab (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. CHED-269. 2011.
Levine, Mindy, Justin Gharavi and Michael Sherman. "Synthesis and SiRNA Complexation Abilities of Chiral Cationic Polyamines." Polymer Preprints. 52(2):197. 2011.
Levine, Mindy, Nicole Cook and Joshua Potvin. "Synthesis of Fluorescent Organic Macrocycles (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. ORGN-565.2011.
Levitsky, Igor. Devices for Optochemical Detecting of Vapors and Particulates Using Porous Photonic Crystals Infiltrated With Sensory Emissive Organics. U.S. Pat.Appl.Publ. US 20110194115 A1 20110811. 2011.
Levitsky, Igor. Optochemical Sensors for the Detection of Low Pressure Vapors Based on Porous Semiconductors and Emissive Organics. U.S. (2011) US 8003403 B1 2011083.
Lucht, Brett. SEE also: Gulbinska, M.; Markmaitree, Tippawan; Xu, Mengqing; Potvin, Joshua; Yang, Li; Zhou, Liu.
Lucht, B., W. A. Henderson, T. R. Jow and M. Ue. "ECS Transactions: Preface." ECS Transactions. 33(28):iii. 2011.
Mako, Theresa and Mindy Levine. "Energy Transfer in Ternary Macrocycle Complexes (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. ORGN-496. 2011.
Marchetti, Louis and Mindy Levine. "Biometric Catalysis." ACS Catalysis. 1(9):1090-1118. August 2011.
Markmaitree, Tippawan, Li Yang and B. L. Lucht. "Cathode Solid Electrolyte Interphase Generation in Lithium-Ion Batteries With Electrolyte Additives." Non-Aqueous Small-Scale Tests to Predict Explosivity. (ECS Transactions, 28) p.85-88.
Narayanan, Radha. SEE also: Gude, Kalyani ; Saute, Benjamin.
Narayanan, Radha and Kalyani Gude. "Colloidal Supported Metal Nanoparticles (CSMNs) as Novel Nano Catalysts for Suzuki Cross-Coupling Reactions (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. INOR-1144. 2011.
Narayanan, Radha and Benjamin Saute. "Dogbone Shaped Gold Nanoparticles as SERS Substrates for Detection of Ultra Low Levels of Environmental Pollutants (Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. ANYL-139. 2011.
Oxley, Jimmie C. SEE: Dubnikova, Faina; Rayman, Aunik.
Pampati, Praveenk, Sreekanth Suravajjala and Joel Dain. "Montiroping Nonenzymatic Clycation of Human Immunoglobulin G by Methylfglyoxal and Glyoaxl: A Spectroscopic Study." Analytical Biochemistry. 408(1):59-63. 2011.
Potavathri, Shathaverdhan, Abhishak Kantek and Brenton DeBoef. "Increasing Synthetic Efficiency Via Direct C-H Functionalization: Formal Synthesis of an Inhibitor of Botulinum Neurotoxin." Chemical Communications. 47(16):4679-4681. April 28, 2011.
Potvin, Joshua, Erin Sorlein, Jessica Hegner, Brenton DeBoef and Brett L. Lucht. "Effect of NaC1 on the Conversion of Cellulose to Glucose and Levulinic Acid Via Solid Supported Acid Crystalysis." Tetrahedron Letters. 52(44):5891-5893. 2 November 2011.
Purohit, Kaushalkumar, Maureen Mirville, Sze C. Yang, Arun Shukla and Vijay B. Chalivendra. "Conductive Nano-Brush Synthesized by Physical Grafting of Conducting Polymers on Carbon Nanotube." IN: Hierarchical Materials and Composites. (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings Vol.1304) 2011.
Rayman, Aunik K., Anis Rahman and Jimmie Oxley. "Detection of Explosives by Terahertz Spectrometry Abstract)." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. SCHB-37. 2011.
Ruekberg, Ben. "The Dirtiest Poem in the English Language." The Independent Scribe. Fall 2011. p.35-40.
Ruekberg, Ben. "Hand Washing Warning." Journal of Chemistry Education. 88(2):239. January 2011.
Ruekberg, Ben. "A Mnemonic for Ozonolysis." Journal of Chemistry Education. 88(6):843-844. June 2011.
Ruekberg, Ben. "When Problems on Exams Are Harder Than the Identical Problems in the Homework." Journal of College Science Teaching. 40(4):12-13. March/April 2011.
Saute, Benjamin and Radha Narayanan. "Solution- Based Direct Readout Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopic (SERS) Detection of Ultra-Low Levels of Thiran With Dogbene Shaped Gold Nanoparticles." Analyst. 136(3):527-532. February 7, 2011.
Seneviratne, Champika, G. W. Dombi, W. Liu and J. A. Dain. "The In Vitro Glycation of Human Serum Albumin in the Presence of Zn(II)." Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry. 76(2):285-293.December 2011.
Smith, James L. SEE: Dubnikova, Faina.
Traficante, Daniel D., Editor-in-Chief. Concepts in Magnetic Resonance. Vol.38, 2011.
Tran, Nhut Giuc, Harris Kalyvas, Kelsey M. Skodje, Takahiro Hayashi, Pierre Moenne-Loccoz, Paige E. Callan, Jason Shearer, Louis J. Kirschenbaum and Eunsuk Kim. "Phenol Nitration Induced by [F2(No)2}1- Dinitorsyl Iron Complex." Journal of the American Chemical Society. 133(5):1184-1187. February 9, 2011.
Vadlamani, Venkat K., Vijaya B. Chalivendra, Arun Shukla and Sze Yang. "Electro-Mechanical Response of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Polymer Composites." NEMS and Nanotechnology; Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics. (ECS Transactions) 2011. 2:83-84.
Viola, Elana A. and William B. Euler. "Computational Analysis of Bending Strain in Single Chain of Beta-PVDF." Journal of Polymer Practice. 49(21):1493-1495. November 1, 2011.
Xu, Mengqing, Liu Zhou, Liansheng Hao, Lidan Xing, Weishan Li and Brett L. Lucht. "Investigation and Application of Lithium Difluorooxalate)borate (LiDFOB) as Additive to Improve the Thermal Stability of Electrolyte for Lithium-Ion Batteries." Journal of Power Sources. 196(16):6794-6801. August 2011.
Xu, Mengqing, Liu Zhou, Dinesh Chalasani, Swapnil Dalavi and Brett L. Lucht. "Investigation of the Solid Electrolyte Interphase on MCMB and NG Electrodes in Lithium Tetraflourooxalatophosphate [LiPF4 C20 4] Based Electrolyte." Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 158(11):A1202-A1206. 2011.
Yang, Li, Tippawan Markmaitree and Brett L. Lucht. "Inorganic Additives for Passivation of High Voltage Cathode Materials." Journal of Power Sources. 196(4):2251-2254. 15 February 2011.
Yang, Li, Hanjun Zhang, Peter F. Driscoll, Brett L. Lucht and John B. Kerr. "Six-Membered-Ring Malonatoborate-Based Lithium Salts as Electrolytes for Lithium Ion Batteries." Battery/Energy Technology, General. (ECS Transactions 39) 2011. p.57-69.
Yang, Sze C. SEE: Lee, Kang-Won Wayne; Purohit, Kaushalkumar; Vadlamani, Venkat K.
Zhou, Liu, Swanpil Dalavi, Mengqing Xu and Brett L. Lucht. "Effects of Different Electrode Materials on the Performance of Lithium Tetrafluorooxalatrophosphate (LiF OP) Electrolyte." Journal of Power Sources. 19(1):8073-8084. 1 October 2011.
Zhou, Liu, Entao Li, Mengqing Xu and Brett L. Lucht. "Investigation of Lithium Tera Flurooxalatophosphate [LiPF4(C204)] Based Electrolytes." IN: NEMS and Nanotechnollogy; Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics. (ECS Transactions) 2011. 2:89-93.
Zhou, Liu, Swanpil Dalavi, Mengqing Xu and Brett L. Lucht. "Investigation of the Disproportionate Reactions and Equilibrium of Lithium Diffuoro(Oxalato) Borate (LiDFOB)." Electrochemical and Solid State Letters. 14(11):A161-A164. 2011.