Submissions from 2017

Endohedral fullerenes: Synthesis, isolation, mono- and bis-functionalization, M R. Cheron, V Maffeis, Steven Stevenson, and L Echegoyen

Pincer-Supported Carbonyl Complexes of Cobalt(I), Lousie M. Guard, Travis J. Hebden, Donald Edward Linn Jr, and D M. Heinekey

Introduction of a Simple Experiment for the Undergraduate Organic Chemistry Laboratory Demonstrating the Lewis Acid and Shape Selective Properties of Zeolite Na-Y, Vincent M. Maloney Dr., Zach Szczepanski, and Keith Smith

Confining the spin between two metal atoms within the carbon cage: Redox-active metal-metal bonds in dimetallofullerenes and their stable cation radicals, N A. Samoylova, S M. Avdoshenko, D S. Krylov, H R. Thompson, A C. Kirkhorn, M Rosenkranz, S Schiemenz, F Ziegs, A. U.B. Wolter, S Yang, Steven Stevenson, and A A. Popov

Non-Chromatographic Separation of Endohedral Metallofullerenes by Utilizing Their Redox Properties, Nataliya Samoylova and Steven Stevenson

Aminopropanol – Xylene to Chemically Purify Gd3N@C88 Metallofullerene, Hannah R. Thompson, Hannah C. Masri, and Steven Stevenson

Submissions from 2016


Forces from the Portal Govern the Late-Stage DNA Transport in a Viral DNA Packaging Nanomotor, Peng Jing, Benjamin Burris, and RONG ZHANG


Highly Efficient Integration of the Viral Portal Proteins from Different Types of Phages into Planar Bilayers for the Black Lipid Membrane Analysis, Peng Jing, Hallel Paraiso, and Benjamin Burris

Conversion of a Lecture Based Organic Chemistry Course Sequence to Fully Flipped Classes with Pertinent Observations from Other Flipped Chemistry Courses, Vincent M. Maloney

Effect of Osmolytes and Guanidinium Chloride on the Enzymatic Properties of Bovine α-Chymotrypsin, Mohammad Qasim

Submissions from 2015

Bis-1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions on Endohedral Fullerenes M3N@Ih-C80 (M = Sc, Lu): Remarkable Endohedral-Cluster Regiochemical Control, M R. Cerón, M Izquierdo, M Garcia-Borràs, S S. Lee, Steven Stevenson, S Osuna, and L Echegoyen


Vitamin B-6 Metabolism and Interactions with TNAP, Stephen P. Coburn

Understanding Life: Perspectives from Physical, Organic, and Biological Chemistry, Ronald J. Duchovic

Isolation and Crystallographic Characterization of Gd3N@D2(35)-C88 through Non-Chromatographic Methods, Steven Stevenson, K D. Arvola, M Fahim, B R. Martin, K B. Ghiassi, M M. Olmstead, and A L. Balch

Isolation of CeLu2N@Ih-C80 Though a Non-Chromatographic, Two-Step Chemical Process and Crystallographic Characterization of the Pyramidalized CeLu2N within the Icosahedral Cage, Steven Stevenson, H R. Thompson, K D. Arvola, K B. Ghiassi, M M. Olmstead, and A L. Balch

Hypophosphatasia: Validation and Expansion of the Clinical Nosology For Children From 25 Years Experience With 173 Pediatric Patients, Michael P. Whyte, Fan Zhang, Deborah Wenkert, William H. McAlister, Karen E. Mack, Marci C. Benigno, Stephen P. Coburn, Susan Wagy, Donna M. Griffin, Karen L. Ericson, and Steven Mumm

Submissions from 2014


MiR-873 Regulates ERα Transcriptional Activity and Tamoxifen Resistance via Targeting CDK3 in Breast Cancer Cells, J. Cui, M. Bi, A. Overstreet, Y. Yang, H. Li, Y. Leng, K. Qian, Q. Huang, C. Zhang, Z. Lu, J. Chen, R. Wu, Y. Sun, H. Hong, X. Wei, Peng Jing, A. Meredith, X. Yang, and C. Zhang

Physical Chemistry: Quanta, Matter, and Change, Ronald S. Friedman, Peter Atkins, and Julio de Paula

The Novel Hydrogen-Rich Binuclear Cobalt Complex Anion, [(CoH3)2H3]5-, Donald Edward Linn Jr, Jerod Kieser, and Jason Shearer

Hexahydridferrates, Donald Edward Linn Jr, Gabriel Skidd, Gregory Kubas, and Jeffrey Cross

Specificity of Proteinase K at P2 to P3' Sub-sites and its Comparison to other Serine Proteases., Mohammad Qasim

Chapter 2. Preparation and Purification of Endohedral Metallofullerenes (EMFs), Steven Stevenson

Metal Oxide Clusterfullerenes, Steven Stevenson

Effect of Water and Solvent Selection on the SAFA Purification Times for Metallic Nitride Fullerenes, Steven Stevenson, Coralie Rose, Alyssa A. Robson, David T. Heaps, and Janice P. Buchanan

Tuning the Selectivity of Gd3N Cluster Endohedral Metallofullerene Reactions with Lewis Acids, Steven Stevenson, Khristina A. Rottinger, Muska Fahim, Jessica S. Field, Benjamin R. Martin, and Kristine D. Arvola

Fractionation of Rare-Earth Metallofullerenes via Reversible Uptake and Release from Reactive Silica, Steven Stevenson, Khristina Rottinger, and Jessica Field

Submissions from 2013


Additivity-based design of the strongest possible turkey ovomucoid third domain inhibitors for porcine pancreatic elastase (PPE) and Streptomyces griseus protease B (SGPB), Mohammad Qasim


Streptogrisin A, Mohammad Qasim

Investigation of the Mechanism of Protein Denaturation by Guanidine Hydrochloride-Induced Dissociation of Inhibitor-Protease Complexes, Mohammad Qasim, Mohammad Qasim, and Mohammad Taha

CuCl2 for the Isolation of a Broad Array of Endohedral Fullerenes Containing Metallic, Metallic Carbide, Metallic Nitride, and Metallic Oxide Clusters, and Separation of Their Structural Isomers, Steven Stevenson and Khristina A. Rottinger

Trimetallic Nitride Template Endohedral Metallofullerenes: Discovery, Structural Characterization, Reactivity and Applications, Steven Stevenson, Jianyuan Zhang, and Harry C. Dorn

Submissions from 2012


Role of Channel Lysines and the "Push through a One-way Valve" Mechanism of the Viral DNA Packaging Motor., Peng Jing, Huaming Fang, Farzin Harque, and Peixuan Guo


Synthesis of Soluble “H-only” Complexes of Cobalt, Jerod Kieser and Donald Edward Linn Jr


An Accessible Mercury-Free Vacuum Schlenk Line for Air-Free Techniques, Donald Edward Linn Jr

Type 1 Diabetes impairs Vitamin B6 metabolism at an early stage of women's adulthood, Priscilla G. Masse, Jaclyn Boudreau, Carole C. Tranchant, Rodney Ouelette, and Karen L. Ericson

Bone Metabolism and Nutritional Status during 30-day Head-Down Tilt Bed Rest, Jennifer L. L. Morgan, Sara R. Zwart, M. A. Heer, Robert Ploutz-Snyder, Karen L. Ericson, and Scott M. Smith

Severe skeletal toxicity from protracted etidronate therapy for generalized arterial calcification of infancy, Jesse E. Otero, Gary S. Gottesman, William H. McAllister, Steven Mumm, Katherine L. Madson, Tina Kiffer--Moreira, Campbell Sheen, Jose Luis Millan, Karen L. Ericson, and Michael P. Whyte


Streptogrisin B, Mohammad Qasim

A Redox-Active Scandium-Oxide Cluster Inside a Fullerene Cage: Spectroscopic, Voltammetric, ESR Spectroelectrochemical and Extended DFT Study of Sc4O2@C80 and Its Ion-Radicals, Steven Stevenson, Alexey A. Popov, Ning Chen, Julio R. Pinzon, Luis A. Echegoyen, and Lothar Dunsch

Buckyball Maracas: Exploring the Inside and Outside Properties of Endohedral Fullerenes, Steven Stevenson, Danisha M. Rivera-Nazario, Julio R. Pinzon, and Luis A. Echegoyen

Selective Synthesis, Isolation and Crystallographic Characterization of LaSc2N@Ih-C80, Steven Stevenson, Coralie B. Rose, Juliya S. Maslenikova, Jimmy R. Villareal, Mary A. Mackey, Brandon Q. Mercado, Kelly Chen, Marilyn M. Olmstead, and Alan L. Balch

Atypical Femoral Fractures During Bisphosphonate Exposure In Adult Hypophosphatasia, Roger A.L. Sutton, Steven Mumm, Stephen P. Coburn, Karen L. Ericson, and Michael P. Whyte

A facile and efficient synthesis of 2,2,2-trifluoroethyl 2-[(E)-N-phenylcinnamamido]-2-phenylacetates in trifluoroethanol via sequential Ugi four-component reaction/esterification, Daryoush Tahmassebi, Saeed Balalaie, Hassan Motaghedi, Morteza Bararjanian, and Hamid Reza Bijanzadeh

Vision Changes after Space Flight Are Related to Alterations in Folate- and Vitamin B12-Dependent One-Carbon Metabolism, Sara R. Zwart, C. Robert Gibson, Thomas H. Mader, Karen L. Ericson, Robert Ploutz-Snyder, Martina Heer, and Scott M. Smith

Submissions from 2011

Pd-catalyzed synthesis of 3-(diarylmethylene)-2-oxindoles and 3-(arylmethylene)-2-oxindoles, Saeed Balalaie, Hassan Motaghedi, Morteza Bararjanian, Daryoush Tahmassebi, and Hamid Reza Bijanzadeh

Lessons Learned From an Interdisciplinary Course in Undergraduate Science, Ronald J. Duchovic

Molecular Quantum Mechanics, Ronald S. Friedman and Peter W. Atkins

Metallic Nitride Azafullerenes; A Novel Class of Fullerenes With Interesting Electronic Properties, Y Ling, Steven Stevenson, and Y Zhang

The Shape of the Sc2(μ2-S) Unit Trapped in C82: Crystallographic, Computational and Electrochemical Studies of the Isomers, Sc2(μ2-S)@Cs(6)-C82 and Sc2(μ2-S)@C3v(8)-C82, B Q. Mercado, N Chen, A Rodriguez-Fortea, M A. Mackey, Steven Stevenson, L Echegoyen, J M. Poblet, M M. Olmstead, and A L. Balch

“Poly(perfluoroalkylation) of Metallic Nitride Fullerenes Reveals Addition-Pattern Guidelines: Synthesis and Characterization of a Family of Sc3N@C80(CF3)n (n = 2-16) and Their Radical Anions, N B. Shustova, D V. Peryshkov, I V. Kuvychko, Y Chen, M A. Mackey, C E. Coumbe, D T. Heaps, B S. Confait, J Heine, J P. Phillips, Steven Stevenson, L Dunsch, A A. Popov, S H. Strauss, and O V. Boltalina

Metallic Oxide Clusters in Fullerene Cages, Steven Stevenson

1,4-Diazabicyclo[2.2.2]octane as an efficient catalyst for a clean, one-pot synthesis of Tetrahydrobenzo[b]pyran derivatives via multicomponent reaction in a aqueous media, Daryoush Tahmassebi, Jessica A. Bryson, and Sophia I. Binz

Hypophosphatasia: Skeletal Presentation In Utero of Non-Lethal Disease, D Wenkert, W H. McAlister, Stephen P. Coburn, J A. Zerega, L R. Ryan, Karen L. Ericson, J H. Hersh, S Mumm, and Michael P. Whyte

Hypophosphatasia: Nonlethal Disease Despite Skeletal Presentation In Utero (17 New Cases and Literature Review), D. Wenkert, W. H. McAlister, Stephen Coburn, J. Zerega, L. Ryan, Karen Ericson, J. H. Hersh, S. Mumm, and M. P. Whyte

Submissions from 2010

Secondary chemical information resources and fact searching, Donald Edward Linn Jr

Enhancement of Calcium/Vitamin D Supplement Efficacy by Administering Concomitantly Three Key Nutrients Essential to Bone Collagen Matrix for the Treatment of Osteopenia in Middle-Aged Women: A One-Year Follow-Up, Priscilla G. Masse, Jean-Luc Jougleux, Carole C. Tranchant, Juliana Dosy, Marcel Caissie, and Stephen P. Coburn


Objectives: This Investigation on a Homogenous Cohort of Young Adult Caucasian Type 1 Diabetic (IDDM), Priscille G. Masse, Maisha B. Pacifique, Carole C. Trachant, Barham H. Arjmansi, Karen L. Ericson, Sharon M. Donovan, Edgard Devlin, and Marcel Caissie

Cleavage of Peptide Bonds Bearing Ionizable Amino Acids at P1 by Serine Proteases with Hydrophobic S1 Pocket, Mohammad Qasim, Jikui Song, John Markley, and Michael Laskowski

Submissions from 2009

Quanta, Matter and Change: A Molecular Approach to Physical Chemistry, Peter Atkins, Julio de Paula, and Ronald S. Friedman

Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis Mimicked in Childhood Hypophosphatasia, Stephen P. Coburn, Michael P. Whyte, D. Wenkert, William H. McAlister, Z. Mughal, A. J. Freemont, R. Whitehouse, E. M. Baildam, L. M. Ryan, and Steven Mumm

Effects of 21 Days of Bed Rest, With or Without Artificial Gravity, on Nutritional Status of Humans, Stephen P. Coburn, S. R. Zwart, G. E. Crawford, P. L. Gillman, Geeta Kala, A. S. Rodgers, A. Rogers, A. M. Inniss, B. L. Rice, Karen L. Ericson, Y. Bourbeau, E. Hudson, G. Mathew, D. E. DeKerlegand, C. F. Sams, M. A. Heer, W. H. Paloski, and S. M. Smith

Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Chloro-Substituted Phenylnitrene Anions, Daryoush Tahmassebi, Neloni R. Wijeratne, Maria Da Fonte, Alan Ronemus, Phillip J. Wyss, and Paul G. Wenthold

Knoevenagel Condensation of Aldehydes with Meldrum's Acid in Ionic Liquids., Daryoush Tahmassebi, Levi J. A. Wilson, and Jerod M. Kieser

Nutritional Status Assessment Before, During, and After Long-Duration Head-Down Bed Rest, Sara R. Zwart, Susan A. Mathews Oliver, J. Vernell Fesperman, Geeta Kala, Jane Krauhs, Karen L. Ericson, and Scott M. Smith

Stability of Analytes Related to Bone Metabolism in Blood Specimens after Delayed Processing, S. R. Zwart, Michael R. Wolf, A. Rogers, A. S. Rodgers, P. L. Gillman, K. Hitchcox, Karen L. Ericson, and S. M. Smith

Submissions from 2008

Chemistry 115 Lab Manual, Robert M. Berger

Chemistry 116 Lab Manual, Robert M. Berger

N-methylpyridoxamine: Novel Canine Vitamin B6 Urine Metabolite, Karen L. Ericson, Vincent M. Maloney, J. Dennis Mahuren, Stephen P. Coburn, and Thorsten P. Degenhardt

Generation, Observation, and Reactivity of Furyl- and Thienylketenes and Bisketenes, N. Fu, A. D. Allen, W. Chan, S. Kobayashi, T. T. Tidwell, Daryoush Tahmassebi, M. M. Matsuoko, A. Aguilar, E. P. Cabrera, and J. Godoy

A Novel Solution Reaction of Hexahydridoferrate(4-) That Produces Iron Particles, Donald Edward Linn Jr, Yisong Guo, and Stephen P. Cramer

Cardiovascular Disease-Risk Factors in Middle-Aged Osteopaenic Women Treated with Calcium Alone or Combined to Three Nutrients Essential to Artery and Bone Collagen, Priscilla G. Masse, C. C. Tranchant, J. L. Jougleux, Stephen P. Coburn, and D. E. Cole

Autosomal Recessive Hypophosphatasia Manifesting in Utero with Long Bone Deformity but Showing Spontaneous Postnatal Improvement, David A. Stevenson, John C. Carey, Stephen P. Coburn, Karen L. Ericson, Janice L.B. Byrne, Steven Mumm, and Michael P. Whyte

Submissions from 2007

Pyridoxine-Responsive Seizures as the First Symptom of Infantile Hypophosphatasia Caused by Two Novel Missense Mutations (c.677T>C, p.M226T; c.1112C>T, p.T371I) of the Tissue-nonspecific Alkaline Phosphatase Gene, S. Baumgartner-Sigl, E. Haberlandt, S. Mumm, S. Scholl-Burgi, C. Sergi, L. Ryan, Karen L. Ericson, and Michael P. Whyte

Infantile Hypophosphatasia: Transplantation Therapy Trial Using Bone Fragments and Cultured Osteoblasts, Richard A. Cahill, Deborah Wenkert, Sharon A. Perlman, Ann Steele, Stephen P. Coburn, William H. McAlister, Steven Mumm, and Michael P. Whyte

The Statistics of Coffee: 1. Evaluation of Trace Metals for Establishing a Coffee's Country of Origin Based on Mean Comparison, Michael Columbia

Mustard Gas: Its Pre-World War I History, Ronald J. Duchovic and Joel A. Vilensky

Turning Plastic Into Gold: An Analogy To Demonstrate the Rutherford Gold Foil Experiment, Robert B. Gregory

Submissions from 2006

Omega-3 Fatty Acid Status in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, C. J. Antalis, L. J. Stevens, M. Campbell, R. Pazdro, Karen L. Ericson, and J. R. Burgess

Connecting Scholarship and Social Responsibility, Ronald J. Duchovic

An Ab Initio Study and NBO Analysis of the Stability and Conformational Properties of Hexakis(trimethylelementhyl)benzene (Element = C, Si, Ge, and Sn), Davood Nori-Shargh, Daryoush Tahmassebi, Mahboobeh Poukalhor, Mostafa Mohammadpour Amini, Saeed Jameh-Bozorghi, Farzad Deyhimi, Mahboobeh Khanizadeh, and Maryam Malekhosseini

Substituent Effects on the Stability of Sulfenes, Daryoush Tahmassebi

Submissions from 2005

Molecular Quantum Mechanics, Peter W. Atkins and Ronald S. Friedman

Roscovitine Targets, Protein Kinases and Pyridoxal Kinase, Stéphane Bach and Stephen P. Coburn

A Quasiclassical Trajectory Study of the Reaction H + O2 OH + O with the O2 Reagent Vibrationally Excited, Ronald J. Duchovic and Marla A. Parker

Use of Chlorite to Improve HPLC Detection of Pyridoxal 5'-phosphate, Karen L. Ericson, J. D. Mahuren, Yvonne Zubovic, and Stephen P. Coburn

Elevation of Plasma Homocysteine in Natural Menopause can not be Explained by a Lack of Vitamin Coenzyme Availability: Relevance to the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease, P. G. Masse, J. Dosy, D. E. Cole, J. Evrovski, J. D. Mahuren, and Stephen P. Coburn

Theoretical Study of Structure, Stability and Infrared Spectra of CH3X---SO3 (X = F, Cl, Br) Complexes, Mohammad Solimannejad, Daryoush Tahmassebi, and Mohammad Esmaïl Alikhani

Cementum and Dentin in Hypophosphatasia, T. van den Bos, G. Handoko, A. Niehof, L. M. Ryan, Stephen P. Coburn, M. P. Whyte, and W. Beertsen

Submissions from 2004

[Erratum] A Correction to the POTLIB Library Described in "POTLIB 2001: A Potential Energy Surface Library for Chemical systems": [Computer Physics Communications 144 (2002) 169-187], Ronald J. Duchovic

Submissions from 2003

Conical Intersections and Bound Molecular States Embedded in the Continuum, L S. Cederbaum, Ronald S. Friedman, V M. Ryaboy, and N Moiseyev

Submissions from 2002


POTLIB 2001: A Potential Energy Surface Library for Chemical Systems, Ronald J. Duchovic, Y L. Volobuev, G C. Lynch, D G. Truhlar, T C. Allison, A F. Wagner, B C. Garret, and J Corchado

Vibronic Resonances Arising from Conically Intersecting Electronic States, Ronald S. Friedman, I Podzielinski, L S. Cederbaum, V M. Ryaboy, and N Moiseyev

Submissions from 2000

Analysis of the Resonance in H + D2 →HD(v'=3) + D, T.C, R S. Allison, Ronald S. Friedman, D J. Kaufman, and D G. Truhlar

Meccanica Quantistica Molecolare, P W. Atkins and Ronald S. Friedman

Submissions from 1999

Exciplex Funnel Resonances in Chemical Reaction Dynamics, Ronald S. Friedman, T C. Allison, and D G. Truhlar

Scattering Matrix Determination by Asymptotic Analysis of Complex Scaled Resonance Wavefunctions: Model Cl + H2 Nonadiabatic Dynamics, Ronald S. Friedman, V M. Ryaboy, and N Moiseyev

Error Estimation in Molecular Vibrational Energies Calculated by Johnson's Log-Derivative Method, M J. Jamieson and Ronald S. Friedman

Submissions from 1998


Teaching College General Chemistry: Techniques Designed to Communicate a Conceptual Framework, Ronald J. Duchovic


Teaching College General Chemistry: Techniques Designed to Communicate a Conceptual Framework, Ronald J. Duchovic

Teaching Science to the Non-Science Major: An Interdisciplinary Approach, Ronald J. Duchovic, David P. Maloney, A Majumdar, and R S. Manalis