Publications and Presentations

Publications and Presentations

Recent Publications from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Publications (all Siena undergraduate students' names are underlined)

  1. Korich, A. L.; McBee, I. A.; Bennion, J. C.; Gifford, J. I.; Hughes, T. S. Synthesis and Photophysical Properties of Biphenyl and Terphenyl Arylene-Ethynylene Macrocycles. J. Org. Chem. 2014, Ahead of Print.
  2. Lourderaj, U.; Sun, R.; Kohale, S. C.; Barnes, G. L.; de Jong, W. A.; Windus, T. L.; Hase, W. L. The VENUS/NWChem software package. Tight coupling between chemical dynamics simulations and electronic structure theory. Comput. Phys. Commun. 2014, 185, 1074-1080.
  3. Sterne-Marr, R.; Baillargeon, A. I.; Michalski, K. R.; Tesmer, J. J. G. Expression, purification, and analysis of G-protein-coupled receptor kinases. Methods Enzymol. 2013, 521, 347-366.
  4. Barnes, G. L.; Kellman, M. E. Time dependent quantum thermodynamics of a coupled quantum oscillator system in a small thermal environment. J. Chem. Phys. 2013, 139, 214108.
  5. Ijaz, W.; Gregg, Z.; Barnes, G. L. Complex Formation during SID and Its Effect on Proton Mobility. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2013, 4, 3935-3939.
  6. Hofstein, J. D.; Tucker, L. J.; Swarner, K.; Moriarty, D. F.; Tegas, L.; DeMarte, N.; Adiletta, N. B. Using iPads in the Chemistry Classroom: Focusing on Paperless Education and Identification and Directed use of Pedagogically Directed Applications. The Chemical Educator 2013, 18, 248-254.
  7. Hofstein, J.; Murphy, M.; Zagarella, N.; Rhoads, K.; Woodbridge, C.; Williams, R. Determination of Artificial Dyes in Mountain Dew Products. The Chemical Educator 2013, 18, 269-272.
  8. Gunsch, M. J.; Paske, A. C.; Leamy, K. A.; O'Donnell, J. L. Chlorocarbon and alcohol vapor discrimination by electropolymerized ultrathin chromophore films. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2013, 160, B13-B16.
  9. Geragotelis, A.; Barnes, G. L. Surface Deposition Resulting from Collisions between Diglycine and Chemically Modified Alkylthiolate Self-Assembled Monolayer Surfaces. J. Phys. Chem. C 2013, 117, 13087-13093.
  10. Kennerly, W. W.; Billings, K. B.; Geragotelis, A. G.; O'Donnell, J. L. A computational approach to Walsh correlation diagrams for the inorganic chemistry curriculum. The Chemical Educator 2012, 17, 57-63.
  11. Gunderson, W. A.; Hernández-Guzmán, J.; Karr, J. W.; Sun, L.; Szalai, V. A.; Warncke, K. Local Structure and Global Patterning of Cu2+ Binding in Fibrillar Amyloid-β [Aβ(1–40)] Protein. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2012, 134, 18330-18337.
  12. Paske, A. C.; Gunsch, M. J.; O'Donnell, J. L. Electropolymerized ultrathin chromophore films for VOC sensing. ECS Trans. 2011, 35, 29-34.
  13. Paske, A. C.; Earl, L. D.; O'Donnell, J. L. Interfacially polymerized metalloporphyrin thin films for colorimetric sensing of organic vapors. Sens. Actuators, B 2011, 155, 687-691.
  14. Kittredge, M. C.; Durst, T. S.; Kittredge, K. W. Heat-induced cross-linking of nylon-like weak polyelectrolyte multilayer films: UV-visible studies of methylene blue loading and rates of release. Thin Solid Films 2010, 518, 3949-3953.
  15. Sterne-Marr, R.; Leahey, P. A.; Bresee, J. E.; Dickson, H. M.; Ho, W.; Ragusa, M. J.; Donnelly, R. M.; Amie, S. M.; Krywy, J. A.; Brookins-Danz, E. D.; Orakwue, S. C.; Carr, M. J.; Yoshino-Koh, K.; Li, Q.; Tesmer, J. J. G., GRK2 Activation by Receptors: Role of the Kinase Large Lobe and Carboxyl-Terminal Tail. Biochemistry 2009, 48 (20), 4285-4293.
  16. Galyean, A. A.; Day, R. W.; Malinowski, J.; Kittredge, K. W.; Leopold, M. C. Polyelectrolyte-linked film assemblies of nanoparticles and nanoshells: Growth, stability, and optical properties. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2009, 331, 532-542.

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George Barnes

George L. Barnes

Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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