Chemistry and Biochemistry


November/December 2014

Austin D.E; Chadderson, S; Hawkins, A.R; Li, A; Powell, A; Schultz, S.M; Selfridge, R.H; and Shumway, L. (2014). Ion trap electric field characterization using slab coupled optical fiber sensors. J. Am. Soc. Mass. Spectrom. 25 1622-1627.

Chatterjee, D; Mansfield, D.S; and Woolley, A.T. (2014) Microfluidic devices for label-free and non-instrumented quantitation of unamplified nucleic acids by flow distance measurement. Anal. Methods. 6, 8173.

Dearden, D. V; Jones, C. A; Kim, K; Ko, Y. H; Selvapalam, N; and Yang, F. (2014). Binding of alkyldiammonium ions by cucurbit[n]urils in the gas phase. Supramolecular Chem. 26, 684-691.

Kaylor, A; Keelor, J.D; Farnsworth, P.B; Fernandez, F.M; Reininger, C; and Woodfield, K. (2014). Absolute number densities of helium metastable atoms determined by atomic absorption spectroscopy in helium plasma-based discharges used as ambient desorption/ ionization sources for mass spectrometry. Spectrochimica Acta Part B, 100, 98-104.

Gee, K.L; Macedone, J.H; and Vernon, J.A. (2014). Managing auditory risk from acoustically impulsive chemical demonstrations. J. Chem. Educ. 91, 1661-1666.

Konnick, M.M; Hashiguchi, B.G; Devarajan, D; Boaz, N.C; Gunnoe, T.B; Groves, J.T; Gunsalus, N; Ess, D.H; and Periana, R.A. (2014). Selective CH functionalizaion of methane, ethane, and propane by a perfluoroarene iodine (III) complex. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 10490-10494.

September 2014

Cai, Yu., Cardon, J.M., Castle, S.L., Ess, D.H., Jiang, J., Kay, B.M., Luo, S., and Ma, Z. (2014) "Selective access to the Eand Z-Δlle-containing peptides via a stereospecific E2 dehydration and an O → N acyl transfer” Org. Lett. 4044-4047.

Hansen, L.D., Lehrman, N.G., and Neven, L.G. (2014) “Effects of temperature and modified atmospheres on diapausing 5th instar codling moth metabolism” Journal of Thermal Biology. 42, 9-14.

August 2014

Yujin Lee, Hyo Geun Koo, Seung Pyo Jang, Alan B. Erdmann, Samantha S. Vernetti, Cheal Kim, and Roger G. Harrison “Synthesis of a Zn-salen Resorcinarene-based Cavitand and its Fluorescence Response to Nitro Compounds” Supramolecular Chem. 2014, 26, 245-250.

Alexander A. Parent, Daniel H. Ess, and John A. Katzenellenbogen. “π−π Interaction Energies as Determinants of the Photodimerization of Mono-, Di-, and Triazastilbenes”, J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 5448-5462.

Michael M. Konnick, Steven M. Bischof, Muhammed Yousufuddin, Brian G. Hashiguchi, Daniel H. Ess, and Roy A. Periana. “A Mechanistic Change Results in 100 Times Faster CH Functionalization for Ethane versus Methane by a Homogenous Pt Catalyst”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 10085-10094.

Edwin D. Lephart, John M. Sommerfeldt, Merritt B. Andrus. “Resveratrol: influences on gene expression in human skin” Journal of Functional Foods. 2014, 10, 377-384

June/July 2014

S.N. Pratt, D.E. Austin, “Bacterial Spores Survive Electrospray Charging and Desolvation”. Journal of The American Society for Mass Spectrometry. 2014, volume 25, pp. 712-721.

Supriya S. Kanyal, David S. Jensen, Andrew E. Dadson, Richard R. Vanfleet, Robert C. Davis, Matthew R. Linford. ‘Atomic Layer Deposition of Aluminum-Free Silica onto Patterned Carbon Nanotube Forests in the Preparation of Microfabricated ThinLayer Chromatography Plates’. Journal of Planar Chromatography – Modern TLC 2014, 27(3), 151–156. DOI: 10.1556/ JPC.27.2014.3.1.

Ju Wu, Bing Ma, Yuehui Wang, Yue Zhang, Shenghu Yan, Steven L. Castle. “Lewis acid facilitated regioselective synthesis of -histidinoalanine”, Tetrahedron Letters, 2014, volume 55, pp. 3114-3116.

Elisabeth P. Gates, Andrew M. Dearden, and Adam T. Woolley. “DNA-Templated Lithography and Nanofabrication for the Fabrication of Nanoscale Electronic Circuitry”. Critical Reviews in Analytical Chemistry, 2014, volume 44, pp. 354-370.

Graves S.W., Esplin M.S., McGee P., et al. “Association of cord blood digitalis-like factor and necrotizing enterocolitis”. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014;210;328;e1-5.

Jessica M. Higgs, Daniel E. Austin. “Simulations of ion motion in toroidal ion traps”. International Journal of Mass Spectrometry. 2014, volume 363, pp. 40-51.

Ailin Li, Brett J. Hansen, Andrew T. Powell, Aaron R. Hawkins, and Daniel E. Austin. “Miniaturization of a planar-electrode linear ion trap mass spectrometer”. Rapid Communication Mass Spectronomy. 2014, volume 28, pp. 1338-1344.

May 2014

Brian G. Hashiguchi, Michael M. Konnick, Steven M. Bischof, Samantha J. Gustafson, Deepa Devarajan, Niles Gunsalus, Daniel H. Ess, Roy A. Periana. “Main-Group Compounds Selectively Oxidize Mixtures of Methane, Ethane, and Propane to Alcohol Esters”, Science, 2014, volume 343, pp. 1232-1237.

Sean M. McCarthy, Yi-Chun Lin, Deepa Devarajan, Ji Woong Change, Hermant P. Yennawar, Robert M. Rioux, Daniel H. Ess, and Alexander T. Radosevich. “Intermolecular N-H Oxidative Addition of Ammonia, Alkylamines, and Arylamines to a Planar ∂³-Phosphorus Compound via an Entropy-Controlled Electrophilic Mechanism”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2014, volume 136, pp. 4640-4650.

Yanping Cai, Karine Chesnel, Matea Trevino, Andrew Westover, Roger Harrison, Jared Hancock, Steve Turley, Andreas Scherz, Alexander Reid, Benny Wu, Catherine Graves, Tianhan Wang, Tianmin Liu and Hermann Durr. “Orbital and spin moments of 5 to 11nm Fe3O4 nanoparticles measured via x-ray magnetic circular dichroism.” Journal of Applied Physics, 2014 (Vol.115, Issue 17).

J.S Colton, S.D. Erickson, T.J. Smith, and R.K. Watt, “Sensitive detection of surfaceand size-dependent direct and indirect band gap transitions in ferritin,” Nanotechnology 25 (2014) 135703.

April 2014

P. Aggarwal, V. Asthana, J.S. Lawson, H.D. Tolley, D.R. Wheeler, B.A. Mazzeo, M.L. Lee, “Correlation of chromatographic performance with morphological features of organic polymer monoliths”, Journal of Chromatography A, 2014, volume 1334, pp. 20-29.

N. Taylor, K.N. Mckay-Bishop, R.L. Spencer, P.B. Farnsworth, “A novel approach to understanding the effect of matrix composition on analyte emission in an inductively coupled plasma”, J. Anal. At. Spectrom., 2014, volume 29, pp. 644-656.

March 2014

V. Gupta, H. Ganegoda, M.H. Engelhard, J. Terry, M.R. Linford, “Assigning Oxidation States to Organic Compounds via Predictions from X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy: A Discussion of Approaches and Recommended Improvements”, J. Chem. Educ., 2014, volume 91, pp. 232-238.

S. Sharma, A. Plistil, R.S. Simpson, K. Liu, P.B. Farnsworth, S.D. Stearns, M.L. Lee, “Instrumentation for hand-portable liquid chromatography”, Journal of Chromatography A, 2014, volume 1327, pp. 80-89.

B. Uprety, E.P. Gates, Y. Geng, A.T. Woolley, J.N Harb, “Site-Specific Metallization of Multiple Metals on a Single DNA Origami Template”, Langmuir, 2014, volume 30, pp. 1134-1141.

C.M. Tracy, A.J. Gray, J. Cuellar, T.S. Shaw, A.C. Howlett, R.M. Taylor, J.T. Prince, N.G. Ahn, J.M. Valpuesta, B.M. Willardson, “Programmed cell death protein 5 interacts with the cytosolic chaperonin CCT to regulate β-tubulin folding”, J. Biol. Chem. Advance online publication. doi:10.1074/jbc. M113.542159.

R.J. Burford, W.E. Piers, D.H. Ess, M. Parvez, “Reversible Interconversion Between a Monomeric Iridium Hydroxo and a Dinuclear Iridium µ-Oxo Complex”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2014, volume 136, pp. 3256-3263.

H. Gao, Q-L. Xu, M. Yousufuddin, D.H. Ess, L. Kürti, “Rapid Synthesis of Fused NHeterocycles by Transition-Metal-Free Electrophilic Amination of Arene C-H Bonds” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2014, volume 53, pp. 2701-2705.

J.L. Jat, M.P. Paudyal, H. Gao, Q-L. Xu, M. Yousufuddin, D. Devarajan, D.H. Ess, L. Kürti, J.R. Falck, “Direct Stereospecific Synthesis of Unprotected N-H and N-Me Aziridines form Olefins”, Science, 2014, volume 343, pp. 61-65.

Y. Tian, J. Higgs, A. Li, B. Barney, D.E. Austin, “How far can ion trap miniaturization go? Parameter scaling and space-charge limits for very small cylindrical ion traps”, Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 2014, volume 49/issue 3, pp. 233-240.

B.M. Loertscher, S.L. Castle, “Radical Cyclizations and Sequential Radical Reactions”, In: G.A. Molander, P. Knochel (eds.), Comprehensive Organic Synthesis, 2nd edition, volume 4, Oxford: Elsevier; 2014. pp.742- 809.

V. Gupta, J.A. Tuscano, N.R. Romriell, R.C. Davis, M.R. Linford, “Data and Device Protection: A ToF- SIMS, Wetting, and XPS Study of an Apple iPod Nano”, Surface and Interface Analysis, 2014, volume 46/ issue 2, pp. 106-108.

J.M. Hancock, W.M. Rankin, T.M. Hamad, J.S. Salem, K. Chesnel, R.G. Harrison, “Optical and Magnetic Properties of ZnO Nanoparticles Doped with Co, No and Mn and synthesized at Low Temperature”, Journal of Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies, accepted December 2013.

Y. Cai; K. Chesnel, M. Trevino, A. Westover, R. Harrison, J. Hancock, S. Turley, A. Scherz, A. Reid, B. Wu, C. Graves, T. Wang, T. Liu, H. Dur, “Orbital and Spin moments of 5 to 11 nm Fe3O4 nanoparticles measured via XMCD”, Journal of Applied Physics, accepted January 2014.

February 2014

O.D. Petrucci, D.C. Buck, J.K. Farrer, R.K. Watt, “A ferritin mediated photochemical method to synthesize biocompatible catalytically active gold nanoparticles: size control synthesis for small (~2 nm), medium (~7 nm) or large (~17 nm) nanoparticles”, RSC Adv., 2014, volume 4, pp. 3472-3481.

A. Nogales, L. Muñoz-Sanhueza, L.D. Hansen, B. Arnholdt-Schmitt, “Calorespirometry as a tool for studying temperature response in carrot (Daucus carota L.)”, Eng. Life Sci., 2013, volume 13, pp. 541-548.