Recent Publications in the College of Science

Department of Biological Sciences


LaScala-Gruenewald, D. E., L. P. Miller*, M. E. S. Bracken, B. J. Allen & M. W. Denny (2016). Quantifying the top-down effects of grazers on a rocky shore: selective grazing and the potential for competition. Marine Ecology Progress Series, in press.

Thorne, L.H., Conners, M.G., Hazen, E.L., Bograd, S.J., Antolos, M., Costa, D.P., and Shaffer, S.A. (2016) Implications of El Niño-driven changes in wind patterns for North Pacific albatrosses. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, in press.

Hays, G.C., Ferreira, L.C., Sequeira, A.M.M., Meekan, M.G., Duarte, C.M., Bailey, H., Bailleul, F., Bowen, W.D., Caley, M.J., Costa, D.P., Eguiluz, V.M., Fossette, S., Friedlaender, A.S., Gales, N., Gleiss, A.C., Gunn, J., Harcourt, R., Hazen, E.L., Heithaus, M.R., Heupel, M., Holland, K., Horning, M., Jonsen, I., Kooyman, G.L., Lowe, C.G., Madsen, P.T., Marsh, H., Phillips, R.A., Righton, D., Ropert-Coudert, Y., Sato, K., Shaffer, S.A., Simpfendorfer, C.A., Sims, D.W., Skomal, G., Takahashi, A., Trathan, P.N., Wikelski, M., Womble, J.N., and Thums, M. (2016) Key questions in marine megafauna movement ecology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, in press.

Lascelles, B.G. Taylor, P.R., Miller, M.G.R., Dias, M.P., Oppel, S., Torres, L., Hedd, A., Le Corre, M., Phillips, R.A., Shaffer, S.A., Weimerskirch, H., and Small, C. (2016) Applying global criteria to tracking data to define important areas for marine conservation.  Diversity and Distributions 22: 422-431.

Kelsey, E.C., Warzybok, P., Bradley, R., Jahncke, J., and Shaffer, S.A. (2016) Turn of events: How environmental temperatures and artificial nest habitats influence incubation behaviors of Cassin’s auklets (Ptychoramphus aleuticus). Journal of Wildlife Management, 80: 292-299.

Carter, B.E., B. Shaw & A.J. Shaw. 2016. Endemism in the moss flora of North America. American Journal of Botany 103:769-779.

Huong Vu, Gabriel Subuyuj, Srividhya Vijayakumar, Nathan Good, N. Cecilia Martinez Gomez and Elizabeth Skovran, Lanthanide-Dependent Regulation of Methanol Oxidation Systems in Methylobacterium extorquens AM1 and Their Contribution to Methanol Growth J. Bacteriol. April 2016 vol. 198 no. 8 1250-1259.


Farshbaf M, Lindberg MJ, Truong A, Bevens Z, Chambers E, Pournara A, Wallberg AE, White JB. (2015) Mastermind-Like 1 is Ubiquitinated: Functional Consequences for Notch Signaling. PLoS One 2015 Jul 30;10(7): e0134013.

Miller, L. P.* & J. D. Long (2015). A tide prediction and tide height control system for laboratory mesocosms. PeerJ 3: e1442

S-H. Woo, V. Lukacs, J.C. de Nooij, D. Zaytseva, C.R. Criddle, A. Francisco, T.M. Jessell, K.A. Wilkinson, A. Patapoutian (2015) Piezo2 is the principal mechanotransduction channel for proprioception. Nat. Neurosci. (18), 1756-1762. PMC4661126.

Gutowsky, S.E., Leonard, M.L., Conners, M.G., Shaffer, S.A., and Jonsen, I.D. (2015). Individual-level variation and higher-level interpretations of space use in wide-ranging species: An albatross case study of sampling effects. Frontiers in Marine Sciences, 2: 3 (pg. 1-17).

Orben, R.A., Paredes, R., Irons, D.B., Roby, D.D., and Shaffer, S.A. (2015) Bigger is not always better: Body size predicts individual winter foraging strategies of thick-billed murres (Uria lomvia) in the Bering Sea. Journal of Animal Ecology, 84: 1589-1599.

Thorne, L.H., Hazen, E.L., Bograd, S.J., Foley, D.G., Conners, M.G., Kappes, M.A., Kim, H.M., Tremblay, Y., Costa, D.P., and Shaffer, S.A. (2015) Sympatric North Pacific albatross species show contrasting responses to climate variability. Movement Ecology, 3: 27 (pg. 1-15).

Orben, R.A., Paredes, R., Roby, D.D., Irons, D.B., and Shaffer, S.A. (2015) Flexibility and consistency: Factors influencing pelagic winter migrations of black-legged kittiwakes (Rissa tridactyla) in the subarctic North Pacific. Movement Ecology, 3: 36 (pg. 1-14).

Conners, M.G., Hazen, E.L., Costa, D.P., and Shaffer, S.A. (2015) Shadowed by scale: Subtle behavioral niche partitioning revealed at the individual and species level in two sympatric, tropical, chick-brooding albatross species. Movement Ecology, 3: 28 (pg. 1-20).

Osterback, A-M.K, Frechette, D.M., Hayes, S.A., Shaffer, S.A., and Moore, J.W. (2015) Anthropogenic subsidies and the shifting resource base of a generalist predator: implications for native prey. Biological Conservation, 191:  606-613.

Kappes, M.A., Shaffer, S.A., Tremblay, Y., Foley, D.G., Palacios, D.M., Bograd, S.J., and Costa, D.P. (2015) Reproductive constraints influence habitat accessibility, segregation, and preference of sympatric albatross species. Movement Ecology, 3: 34 (pg. 1-24).

Frechette, D.M., Osterback, A-M.K, Hayes, S.A., Moore, J.W., Shaffer, S.A., Pavelka, M., Clark Winchell, C., and Harvey, J.T. (2015) Assessing the relationship between gulls and salmon in central California using radio telemetry. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 35: 775-788.

Thompson, D.R., Torres, L.G., Taylor, G.A., Rayner, M.J., Sagar, P.M., Shaffer, S.A., Phillips, R.A., and Bury, S.J. (2015) Stable isotope values delineate the non-breeding distributions of sooty shearwaters Puffinus griseus in the North Pacific Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 521: 277-282.

Young, H.S., Maxwell, S.M., Conners, M.G., and Shaffer, S.A. (2015) Pelagic marine protected areas provide effective habitat protection for multiple seabird species. Biological Conservation 181: 226-235.

Orben, R.A., Irons, D.B., Paredes, R., Roby, D.D., Phillips, R.A., and Shaffer, S.A. (2015) North or South? Niche separation of endemic red-legged kittiwakes and sympatric black-legged kittiwakes during their non-breeding migrations. Journal of Biogeography 42: 401-412.

Plasmacytoid dendritic cell-derived IFNα modulates Th17 differentiation during early Bordetella pertussis infection in mice. (2016) Wu, V., Smith, A.A., You, H., Nguyen, T.A., Ferguson, R., Taylor, M., Park, J.E., Llontop, P., Youngman, K.R., Abramson, T. Mucosal Immunol. 9(3):777-86. doi: 10.1038/mi.2015.101. Epub 2015 Oct 14. 

Carter, B.E. (2015) A checklist of the bryophytes of the California Channel Islands. Madroño 62:186-208.

Luu, P., Zaki, S.A., Tran, D.H., and French, R.L. (2015) A Novel Gene Controlling the Timing of Courtship Initiation in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics 202(3):1043-53. doi: 10.1534/genetics.115.183061. Epub 2015 Dec 31

Logan-Garbisch, T., Bortolazzo, A., Luu, P, Ford, A., Do, D., and French, R.L. (2015) Developmental Ethanol Exposure Leads to Dysregulation of Lipid Metabolism and Oxidative Stress in Drosophila. Genes, Genomes, and Genetics 5(1): 49-59.

Caldwell, A.C., Fideles Silva, L.C., da Silva, C.C., Ouverney, C.C. (2015) Prokaryotic Diversity in the Rhizosphere of Organic, Intensive, and Transitional Coffee Farms in Brazil. PLoS ONE 10(6): e0106355. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0106355

Skovran, E. and Martinez Gomez, N.V. (2015) Just add lanthanides, Science348, 862.


Le, V., Esposito, D., Grace, M.H., Ha,D., Pham, A., Bortolazzo, A., Bevens, Z., Kim, J., Okuda, R., Komarnytsky, S., Lila, M.A., White, J.B. (2014) Cytotoxic Effects of Ellagitannins Isolated from Walnuts in Human Cancer Cells. Nutr Cancer 1-11

J.A. Franco, H.E. Kloefkorn, S. Hochman, K.A. Wilkinson (2014) An in vitro Adult Mouse Muscle-nerve Preparation for Studying the Firing Properties of Muscle Afferents. J. Vis. Exp. (91), e51948, doi:10.3791/51948.

Gutowsky, S.E., Gutowsky, L.F.G., Jonsen, I.D., Leonard, M.L., Naughton, M.B., Romano, R.D., and Shaffer, S.A. (2014). Daily activity budgets reveal semi-flightless ‘reduced activity stage’ at-sea during post-breeding in Hawaiian albatrosses. Movement Ecology 2: 1-14.

Osterback, A-M.K, Frechette, D.M., Hayes, S.A., Bond, M.H., Shaffer, S.A., and Moore, J.W. (2014) Linking individual size and rearing history to survival and predation risk of threatened steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 71: 1877-1887.

Carey, M.J., Phillips, R.A., Silk, J.R.D., Shaffer, S.A. (2014) Trans-equatorial migration of Short-tailed Shearwaters – testing old theories with new technology. Emu 114: 352-359.

Shaffer, S.A., Clatterbuck, C.A., Kelsey, E.C., Naiman, A.D., Young, L.C., VanderWerf, E.A., Warzybok, P., Bradley, R., Jahncke, J., Bower, G.A. (2014) As the egg turns: Monitoring egg attendance behavior in wild birds using novel data logging technology. PLoS ONE 9: e97898. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0097898.

Gutowsky, S.E., Tremblay, Y., Kappes, M.A., Flint, E.N., Klavitter, J., Laniawe, L., Christenson, B., Costa, D.P., and Shaffer, S.A. (2014). Divergent post-breeding distribution and habitat associations of fledgling and adult Black-footed Albatrosses Phoebastria nigripes in the North Pacific. Ibis 156: 60-72.

Tran, DH, Meissner, GW, French, RL, and Baker, BS. 2014. A small subset of fruitless subesophageal neurons modulate early courtship in Drosophila. PLoS One. 2014 Apr 16;9(4):e95472.

A.H. Le, L.A. Bonachea, S.L. Cargill. 2014 Meloxicam and Buprenorphine Treatment after Ovarian Transplantation Does Not Affect Estrous Cyclicity and Follicular Integrity in Aged CBA/J Mice. PLoS ONE 9(8): e106013. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0106013


Frechette, D., Osterback, A-M.K., Hayes, S.H., Bond, M.H., Moore, J.W., Shaffer, S.A., and Harvey, J.T. (2013) A bioenergetics approach to assessing potential impacts of avian predation on juvenile steelhead (Oncorhyncus mykiss) during freshwater rearing. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 33: 1024-1038.

Osterback, A-M.K, Frechette, D.M., Shelton, A.O., Hayes, S.A., Bond, M.H., Shaffer, S.A., and Moore, J.W. (2013) High predation on small populations: avian predation on imperiled salmonids. Ecosphere 4, article 116.

Maxwell, S.M., Hazen, E.L., Bograd, S.J., Halpern, B.S., Breed, G.A., Nickel, B., Teutschel, N.M., Crowder, L.B., Benson, S., Dutton, P.H., Bailey, H., Kappes, M.A., Kuhn, C.E., Weise, M.J., Mate, B., Shaffer, S.A., Hassrick, J.L., Henry, R.W., Irvine, L., McDonald, B.I., Robinson, P.W., Block, B.A., and Costa, D.P. (2013) Cumulative human impacts on marine predators. Nature Communications 4, 2688-2697.

Hazen, E.L., Jorgensen, S., Rykaczewski, R., Bograd, S.J., Foley, D.G., Jonsen, I.D., Shaffer, S.A., Dunne, J., Crowder, L.J., Costa, D.P., Block, B.A. (2013) Predicted habitat shifts in Pacific top predators in a changing climate. Nature Climate Change, 3: 234-238. DOI: 10.1038/NCLIMATE1686.

Lambrecht SC (2013) Floral water costs and size variation in the highly selfing Leptosiphon bicolor (Polemoniaceae). International Journal of Plant Sciences 174: 74-84.

Barsi-Rhyne, B.J., Miller, K.M., Vargas, C.T., Thomas, A.B., Park, J., Bremer, M., Jarecki, J.L., VanHoven, M.K., Kinesin-1 acts with netrin and DCC to maintain sensory neuron position in Caenorhabditis elegans, Genetics, 2013, 194(1):175-87, PMID: 23475988.


Pham, A., Bortolazzo, A., and White, J.B.** (2012) Rapid dimerization of quercetin through an oxidative mechanism in the presence of serum albumin decreases its ability to induce cytotoxicity in MDA-MB-231 cells.  Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 427:415-20

Yadegaryni, S., Pham, A., Ng, A., Nguyen, D., Lialiutska, T.*, Bortolazzo, A.,  Syviruk, V., Bremer, M., and White, J.B. (2012) Profiling Flavonoid Cytotoxicity in Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines., Natural Product Communications. 7:1295-304

White, J.B., Beckford, J., Yadegaryni, S., Ngo, N., Lialiutska, T, and d’Alarcao, M. (2012) Some Natural Flavonoids Are Competitive Inhibitors of Caspase-1, -3, and -7 despite their cellular toxicity. Food Chemistry 131(4):1453-1459

Frechette, D., Osterback, A-M.K., Hayes, S.H., Bond, M.H., Moore, J.W., Shaffer, S.A., and Harvey, J.T. (2012) Assessing avian predation of juvenile salmonids using PIT tag recoveries and mark-recapture methods. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 32: 1237-1250.

Rayner, M.J., Taylor, G.A., Gummer, H.D., Phillips, R.A., Sagar, P.M., Shaffer, S.A., and Thompson, D.R. (2012) The breeding cycle, year-round distribution and activity patterns of the endangered Chatham Petrel (Pterodroma axillaris). Emu, 112: 107-116.

Costa, D.P. and Shaffer S.A. (2012) Seabirds and Marine Mammals. In Metabolic Ecology: A scaling approach (R.M. Sibly, J.H. Brown, and A. Kodric-Brown, Eds). Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, UK., 225-233.

Winship, A.J., Jorgensen, S.J., Shaffer, S.A., Jonsen, I.D., Robinson, P.W., Costa, D.P., and Block, B.A. (2012) State-space framework for estimating measurement error from double-tagging telemetry experiments. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 3: 291-302.

Nguyen TM, Ravindra D, Kwong B, Waheed S, Ferguson R, Tarlton N, Wu V, Sequeira CS, Bremer M, and Abramson, T. (2012) Differential Expression of Alpha 4 Integrins on Effector Memory T Helper Cells during Bordetella Infections. Delayed Responses in Bordetella pertussis. PLoS ONE 7(12): e52903. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0052903

Tarlton, N.J., Green, C.M., Lazarus, N.H., Rott, L., Wong, A.P., Abramson, O.N., Bremer, M., Butcher, E.C., and Abramson, T. (2012) Plasmablast Frequency and Trafficking Receptor Expression are Altered in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis Inflamm. Bowel Dis. doi: 10.1002/ibd.

Smith, C.J., Watson, J.D., VanHoven, M.K., Colón-Ramos, D.A., Miller, D.M. 3rd (2012) Netrin (UNC-6) mediates dendritic self-avoidance, Nature Neuroscience, 15, 731-7, PMID: 22426253.


Block, B.A., Jonsen, I.D., Jorgensen, S.J., Winship, A.J., Shaffer, S.A., Bograd, S.J., Hazen, E.L., Foley, D.G., Breed, G.A., Harrison, A.-L., Ganong, J.E., Swithenbank, A., Castleton, M., Dewar, H., Mate, B.R., Shillinger, G.L., Schaefer, K.M., Benson, S.R., Henry, R.W. and Costa, D.P. (2011) Tracking Apex Marine Predator Movements in a Dynamic Ocean. Nature, 475: 86-90, doi:10.1038/nature10082.

Rayner, M.J., Taylor, G.A., Thompson, D.R., Torres, L., Sagar, P.M., and Shaffer, S.A. (2011) Migration and diving activity in three non-breeding Flesh-footed shearwaters Puffinus carneipes. Journal of Avian Biology, 42: 266-270.

Rayner, M.J., Hauber, M.E., Steeves, T.E., Lawrence, H.A., Thompson, D.R., Sagar, P.M., Bury, S.J., Landers, T.J., Phillips, R.A., Ranjard, L., and Shaffer, S.A. (2011) Contemporary and historical separation of transequatorial migration between genetically distinct seabird populations. Nature Communications, 2: 332, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms1330.

Verrier, D., Guinet, C., Authier, M., Tremblay, Y., Shaffer, S.A., Costa, D.P., Groscolas, R., Arnould, J.P.Y. (2011) The ontogeny of diving abilities in subantarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus tropicalis) pups: developmental trade-off in response to extreme fasting? Functional Ecology, 25: 818-828, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2011.01846.x.

Žydelis, R, Lewison, R.L., Shaffer, S.A., Moore, J.E., Boustany, A.M., Roberts, J.J., Sims, M., Dunn, D.C., Best, B.D., Tremblay, Y., Kappes, M.A., Costa, D.C., Crowder, L.D. (2011) Dynamic habitat models: Using telemetry data to understand fisheries bycatch. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 278: 3191-3200, DOI:10.1098/rspb.2011.0330.

Shaffer, S.A. (2011) A review of seabird energetics using the doubly labeled water method. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 158: 315-322.

French, R.L., McClure, K.D., and Heberlein, U.  (2011) Drosophila model for fetal alcohol syndrome disorders: Role for the insulin pathway. Disease Models and Mechanisms 4(3): 335-46.

Dinis, J.M., Barton, D.E., Ghadiri, J., Surendar, D., Reddy, K.,Velasquez, F., Chaffee, C., Lee, W., Gavrilova, H., Ozuna, H.,Smits, S.A., and Ouverney, C.C.* (2011) In Search of an Uncultured Human-associated TM7 Bacterium in the Environment. PLoS ONE 6(6): e21280. Doi 10.1371/journal.pone.0021280. PMC3240969

Lambrecht, S.C., Santiago, L.S., DeVan, C.M., Cervera, J.C., Stripe, C.M., Pasquini, S.C., and Buckingham, L.A. (2011) Does water availability limit floral and leaf hydraulic conductance in the southern California coastal sage shrub, Salvia melliferaAmerican Journal of Botany 98: 1286–1292.

Ryan, S. and Lambrecht, S.C. (2011) Heat and age play a factor in heat-stimulated germination of two maritime chaparral Ceanothus (Rhamnaceae) species. Proceedings of the California Native Plant Society: 290-298.

Timmer, M., Suddjian, D.L., Lambrecht, S.C., and Bros-Seeman, S.* (2011) Nesting success of the Yellow Warbler in a disturbed riparian forest in coastal California.  Western Birds 42: 96-102.

Mason, J.B.,  Cargill, S.L., Griffey, S.M., Reader, J.R., Anderson, G.B., Carey, J.R. (2011) Transplantation of young ovaries restored cardioprotective influence in postreproductive-aged mice. Aging Cell 10(3):448-456

Park, J.R., Knezevich, P.L., Wung, W., O’Hanlon, S.N., Goyal, A., Benedetti, K.L., Barsi-Rhyne, B.J., Raman, M., Mock, N., Bremer, M., and VanHoven, M.K., (2011) A conserved juxtacrine signal regulates synaptic partner recognition in C. elegans, Neural Development, 6, 28, PMID: 21663630. 


Chemistry Department


Chang, H. C.; Kelly, R. M.; Metzger, E.P.  A Qualitative Study of Teachers' Understanding of Sustainability: Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), Dimensions of Sustainability, Environmental Protection. In Improving K-12 STEM Education Outcomes through Technological Integration; Urban, M. J.; Falvo, D. A. Eds.; IGI Global: Hershey, PA, 2016; pp 206-234.

Crassous, J.; Isla, H.; Sebro, M.; Vanthuyne, N.; Jeanne, M.; Roisnel, T.; Muller,G.;  Lunkley, J.L.; Williams, J.A.G.; Autschbach,J.  Conformational Changes and Chiroptical Switching of Enantiopure Bis-Helicenic Terpyridine upon Zn2+ Binding, Chem. Commun. 2016, in press.

Feuillastre, S.; Pauton, M.; Gao, L.; Desmarchelier, A.; Riives, A.J.;  Prim, D.; Tondelier, S.; Geffroy, B.; Muller, G.; Clavier, G.;  Pieters, G.   Design and Synthesis of New Circularly Polarized Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Emitters, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, in press.

Kato, M.; Lam, Q.; Bhandarkar, M.; Banh, T.; Heredia, J.; U, A.; Cheruzel, L. Selective C-H bond functionalization with light-driven biocatalysts. C. R. Chimie, 2016, In press.

Kelly, R. M.; Akaygun, S.  Insights into how students learn the difference between a weak acid and a strong acid from cartoon tutorials employing visualizations. Journal of Chemical Education 2016, doi:

Kelly, R. M. Conference on Interactive Visualizations for Chemistry Teaching and Learning: Insights into Molecular Visualization Design. Journal of Chemical Education 2016, doi:

Kulsing, C.; Yang, Y.; Sepehrifar, R.; Lim, V.M.; Topete, J.; Matyska, M.T.; J.J Pesek;  Boysen, R.I.; Hearn, M.T.  Investigations into the separation behaviour of perfluorinated C8 and undecanoic acid modified silica hydride stationary phases. Anal. Chim. Acta2016, 916, 102-111. 

Lam, Q.; Cortez, A.; Nguyen, T.T.; Kato, M.; Cheruzel, L. Chromogenic Nitrophenolate-based Substrates for Light-Driven Hybrid P450 BM3 Enzyme Assay. J. Inorg. Biochem.2016, In press. (

Nguyen, B.T.; Ingram, A.J.; Muller, G.  Localizing Perturbations of the Racemic Equilibria Involving Dipicolinate Derived Lanthanide(III) Complexes, Chirality, 2016, 28, 325-331.

Pesek, J. J.; Matyksa, M. T.; Sieng, M.; Doan, L.  Analysis of capsaicinoids in hot sauces using a silica hydride-based stationary phase. Current Chromatography 2016, 3, 12-16 

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Natekar, H.  Evaluation of the dual retention properties of stationary phases based on silica hydride:  Perfluorinated bonded material. J. Sep. Sci.2016, 39, 1050-1055.

Pesek, J. J.; Matyksa, M. T.; Modereger, B.; Hasbun, A.; Phan, V.T.; Mehr, Z.; Guzman, M.; Watanabe, S.  The separation and analysis of symmetric and asymmetric dimethylarginine and other isobaric compounds using aqueous normal phase chromatography. J. Chromatogr. A  2016, 1441, 52-59.

Young, J.E.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J. Robust HPLC-refractive index analysis of simple sugars in beverages using silica hydride columns.  Current Nutrition & Food Sci.2016, 12, 125-131.

Young, J.E.; Lim, M.V.; Topete, J.; Hang, H.; Gahol, M.;  Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T. Improved sensitivity and specificity for trans-resveratrol in red wine analysis with HPLC-UV and LC-MS.  LCGC North America2016, 34, 205-213. 


Akçay, G.; Ramphal, J.Y.; d’Alarcao, M.; Kumar, K.  Total synthesis of trifluorobutyryl-modified, globally protected sialyl Lewis X by a convergent [2+2] approach. Tetrahedron Lett. 2015, 56, 109-14.

Bhatia, P.; Consiglio, J.; Diniz, J.; Lu, J. E.; Hoff, C.; Ritz-Schubert, S.; Terrill, R. H.  Onset of Intense Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering and Aggregation in the Au@Ag System” Journal of Spectroscopy 2015, 2015, 11 pages (

Bulman, C.A.; Bidlow, C.M.; Lustigman, S.; Cho-Ngwa, F.; Williams, D.; Rascón, A.A. Jr.; Tricoche, N.; Samje, M.; Bell, A.; Suzuki, B.; Lim, K.C.; Rojo-Arreola, L.; Supakorndej, N.; Supakorndej, P.; Wolfe, A.; Chen, S.; Wilson, C.; Ang, K.H.; Arkin, M.; Franklin, C.; Marcellino, C.; McKerrow, J.H.; Debnath, A.; Sakanari, J. FDA-Approved Auranofin as a Lead Candidate for Treatment of Lymphatic Filariasis and Onchocerciasis. PLoS Negl. Trop. Dis. 2015, 9(2), e0003534. (

Dang, A.; Sieng, M.; Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T. Determination of bisphenol A in receipts and carbon paper by HPLC-UV.  J. Liq. Chromatogr. & Rel. Technol. 2015, 38, 438-442. 

Dang, A.; Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T. Analysis of ethyl glucuronide and ethyl sulfate using aqueous normal phase chromatography/mass spectrometry. J. Sep. Sci. 2015, 38, 1515-1520.

Jones, L.L.; Kelly, R. M. Visualization: The Key to Understanding Chemistry Concepts.  In Sputnik to Smartphones: A Half-Century of Chemistry Education; Orna, M. V. Ed.; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2015; pp 121-140.

Ke, X.; Miller, L.C.; Bassler, B.L. Determinants governing ligand specificity of the Vibrio harveyi LuxN quorum-sensing receptor.  Mol. Microbiol. 2015, 95, 127-142.

Kulsing, C.; Yang, Y.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Boysen, R.I.; Hearn, M.T.  Prediction of the zeta potentials and ionic descriptors of a silica hydride stationary phase with mobile phases of different pH and ionic strength. Anal. Chim. Acta2015, 859, 79-86.

Kulsing, C.; Yang, Y.; Boysen, R.I.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Hearn, M.T.W.  Role of electrostatic contributions in the separation of peptides with silica hydride stationary phases.  Anal. Methods2015, 7, 1578-1585.

Kulsing, C.; Nolvachi, Y.; Marriott, P.; Boysen, R.I.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Hearn, M.T.W.  Insights Into the Origin of the Separation Selectivity with Silica Hydride Adsorbents , J. Phys. Chem Part B2015, 119, 3063-3069.

Lam, Q.; Kato, M.; Cheruzel, L. Ru(II)-diimine functionalized metalloproteins: From electron transfer studies to light-driven biocatalysis.  Biochim. Biophys. Acta. Bioenergetics 2015, 1857, 589-597.

Miller, L. C.; O’Loughlin, C. T.; Zhang, Z.; Siryaporn, A; Silpe, J. E.; Bassler, B. L.; Semmelhack, M. F., “Development of potent inhibitors of pyocyanin production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.” J. Med. Chem. 201558, 1298-1306.

Nolvachai, Y.; Kulsing, C.; Boysen, R.I.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Marriott, P.J.; Hearn, M.T.W.  Comparison of the performance of different silica hydride particles for the solid-phase extraction of non-volatile analytes from dark chocolate with analysis by gas chromatography-quadrupole mass spectrometry.  Food Chemistry2015, 174, 434-439.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Salehi, N.  Evaluation of stationary phases made by hydrosilation of alkynes on silica hydride. Current Chromatography2015, 2, 41-47. 

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Jimena, A.; Juan, J.; Jo, A; Berioso, B.  Analysis of glucosamine using aqueous normal phase chromatography., LWT-Food Science and Technology2015, 65, 777-782.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.  Ammonium fluoride as a mobile phase additive in aqueous normal phase chromatography.  J. Chromatogr. A2015, 1401, 69-74.

Rocchi, S.; Rocco, A.; Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Capitani, D.; Fanali, S.  Enantiomers separation by nano-liquid chromatography:  Use of a novel-sub-2 µm vancomycin silica hydride stationary phase. J. Chromatogr. A2015, 1381, 149-159.

Saleh, N.; Srebro, M.; Reynaldo, T.; Vanthuyne, N.; Toupet, L.; Chang, V.Y; Muller, G.; Williams, J.A.G.; Roussel, C.; Autschbach, J.; Crassous, J.  Enantio-Enriched CPL-Active Helicene-Bipyridine-Rhenium Complexes.  Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 3754-3757.

Saleh, N.; Moore, B.; Srebro, M.; Vanthuyne, N.; Toupet, L.; Williams, J.A.G.; Roussel, C.; Deol, K.K.; Muller, G.; Autschbach, J.; Crassous, J. Acid-Base Triggered Switching Circularly Polarized Luminescence and Electronic Circular Dichroism in Organic and Organometallic Helicenes.  Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 21, 1673-1681.

Sánchez-Carnerero, E.M.; Agarrabeita, A.R.; Moreno, F.; Maroto, B.L.; Muller, G.; Ortiz, M.J.; de la Moya, S. Circularly Polarized Luminescence From Simple Organic Molecules. Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 21, 13488-13500.

Van Wyngarden, A. L.; Pérez Montaño, S.; Bui, J.V.H.; Li, E.S.W.; Nelson, T.E.; Ha, K.T.; Leong, L.; Iraci, L.T.  Complex chemical composition of colored surface films formed from reactions of propanal in sulfuric acid at upper troposphere/lower stratosphere aerosol acidities. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 2015, 15, 4225-4239.

Young, J.E.; Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T. LC-MS compatible approaches for quantitation of limonin in citrus juice. LCGC2015, 33,192-199.

Zhang, X.P.; Chang, V.Y.; Liu,J.; Yang, X.L.; Huang, W.; Li, Y.; Li, C.H.; Muller, G.; You, X.Z.  Potential Switchable Circularly Polarized Luminescence From Chiral Cyclometalated Platinum(II) Complexes. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54, 143-152.

Zamora, C.Y.; Ryan, M.J.; d’Alarcao, M.; Kumar, K.  Sialidases as Regulators of Bioengineered Cellular Surfaces. Glycobiology 2015, 25, 784-91.


Bocian, S.; Rychlicki, G.; Matyska, M.; Pesek, J.; Buszewski, B. Study of hydration processes on silica hydride surfaces by microcalorimetry and water adsorption. J. Coll. Interface Sci.2014, 416,161-166.

Dwaraknath, S.; Tran, N.H.; Dao, T.; Nguyen, A.; Cheruzel, L.  A facile and versatile methodology for selective labeling of cysteine residue with d6 metal complexes. J. Inorg. Biochem.2014, 136, 154-160.

Hoff, C.; Lu, J. ; Terrill, R.  Surface Plasmon Spectra of Silver and Gold Nanoparticle Assemblie. In Dekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology; Lyshevski, S.E., Ed.; CRC Press: Boca Raton, FL, 2014.

Kato, M.; Nguyen, D.; Gonzalez, M.; Cortez, A.; Mullen, S.; Cheruzel, L.  Regio- and stereoselective hydroxylation of 10-undecenoic acid with light-driven P450 BM3 biocatalyst yielding a valuable synthon for natural product synthesis. BioOrg. Med. Chem. 2014, 22, 5687-5691.

Ke, X.; Miller, L.C.; Ng, W.L.; Bassler, B.L. CqsA-CqsS quorum-sensing signal-receptor specificity in Photobacterium angustumMol. Microbiol. 2014, 91, 821-833.

Kelly, R.M. Using variation theory with metacognitive monitoring to develop insights into how students learn from molecular visualizations. Journal of Chemical Education 2014, 91, 1152-1161.

Kulsing, C.; Yang,Y.; Munera, C.; Tse, C.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Boysen, R.I.;  Hearn, M.T.W.  Correlation between zeta potential and analyte retention using ionic interaction descriptors for silica hydride-based stationary phases. Anal. Chim. Acta2014, 817, 48-60.

Muller, G. Circularly Polarized Luminescence. In Luminescence of Lanthanide Ions in Coordination Compounds and Nanomaterials; de Bettencourt-Dias, A., Ed.; John Wiley & Sons: Chichester, UK., 2014; pp. 77-124.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Young, J.E. Analysis of thiopurines using aqueous normal phase chromatography.  J. Pharm. Biomed. Anal.2014, 95,102-106.

Pesek, J.J.; Boysen, R.I.; Hearn, M.T.W.; Matyska, M.T. Hydride-based stationary phases: A rapidly evolving technology for the development of new bio-analytical method Anal. Methods2014, 6, 4496-4503.

Sánchez-Carnerero, E.M.; Moreno, F.; Maroto, B.L.; Agarrabeita, A.R.; Ortiz, M.J.; Vo, B.G.; Muller, G.; de la Moya, S.  Circularly Polarized Luminescence by Visible-Light Absorption in a Chiral O-BODIPY Dye: Unprecedented Design of CPL Organic Molecules From Achiral Chromophores. J. Am. Chem. Soc.2014, 136, 3346-3349.

Seber, G.; Brook, D. J. R.; Taylor, P. S.; Cassaro, R. A. A.; Lahti, P. M. Magnetostructural effects of changing spin unit structure and molecular connectivity on 1H-benzimidazole functionalized radicals. Polyhedron 2014,76, 36-44.

Shen, C.; Anger, E.; Srebro, M.; Vanthuyne, N.; Deol, K.K.; Jefferson Jr, T.D. ; Muller, G.; Williams, J.A.G.; Toupet, L.; Roussel, C.; Autschbach, J.; Réau, R.; Crassous, J. Straightforward Access to Mono- and Bis-cycloplatinated Helicenes that Display Circularly Polarized Phosphorescence Using Crystallization Resolution Methods. Chem. Sci., 2014, 5, 1915-1927.

Sundar, M.S.; Talele, H.R.; Mande, H.M.; Bedekar, A.V.; Tovar, R.C.; Muller, G. Synthesis of Enantiomerically Pure Helicene Like Bis-Oxazines from Atropisomeric 7,7’-Dihydroxy BINOL: Preliminary Measurements of the Circularly Polarized Luminescence. Tetrahedron Letters, 2014, 55, 1760-1764.

Suzuki, S.; Suzuki, C.; Hinokio, Y.; Ishigaki, Y.; Katagiri, H.; Kanzaki, M.; Azev, V.N.; Chakraborty, N.; d’Alarcao, M.   Insulin-mimicking Bioactivities of Acylated Inositol Glycans in Several Mouse Models of Diabetes with or without Obesity. PLoS ONE 20149 (6), e100466. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0100466

Van Wyngarden, A.L.; Mar, K.A.; Quach, J.; Nguyen, A.P.Q.;  Wiegel, A.A.; Lin, S.Y.; Lendvay, G.; Guo, H.; Lin, J.J.; Lee, Y.T.; Boering, K.A. The non-statistical dynamics of the 18O +32O2 isotope exchange reaction at two energies. Journal of Chemical Physics 2014, 141, 12 pages 064311 (

Yang, L.; Zhang, S.H.; Wang, W.; Guo, J.J.; Huang, Q.P.; Zhao, R.X.; Zhang, C.L.;  Muller, G.  Ligand Induced Diversification From Tetranuclear to Mononuclear Compounds: Syntheses, Structures and Magnetic Properties. Polyhedron, 2014, 74, 49-56.

Young, J.E.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J. Why development of new HPLC column technology is still alive. Chimica Oggi2014 , 32, 8-12.


Brook, D. J. R., Keys To Building and Maintaining a Successful Undergraduate Research Program: Designing Research Projects for an Undergraduate Research Lab. In Developing and Maintaining a Successful Undergraduate Research Program, Chapp, T. W., Benvenuto, M. A., Ed.; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2013; pp 51-59.

Brunet, E.; Jiménez, L.; de Victoria-Rodriguez, M.; Luu, V.; Muller, G.; Juanes, O.; Rodríguez-Ubis, J.C. The Use of Lanthanide Luminescence as a Reporter in the Solid State: Desymmetrization of the Prochiral Layers of g-Zirconium Phosphate/Phosphonate and Circularly Polarized Luminescence.  Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 2013, 169, 222-234.

Calias, P.; d’Alarcao, M.  Electrochemically Degradable Polymers, U.S. Patent Application; Filing date: June 18, 2012; Publication Date by WIPO: Dec. 27, 2013.

Castellano, B.M.; Eggers, D.K.  Experimental support for a desolvation energy term in governing equations for binding equilibria. J. Phys. Chem. B2013, 117, 8180-8188.

Dang, A.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.  The use of aqueous normal phase chromatography as an analytical tool for food analysis. Determination of histamine as a model system.  Food Chemistry2013, 141, 4226-4230.  

Kelly, R. How a qualitative study with chemistry instructors informed atomic level animation design. In Pedagogic Roles of Animations and Simulations in Chemistry Courses; Suits, J.; Sanger, M., Eds.; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2013; pp 205-239.

Le, R.; Young, J.E; Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.  Separation of 1,3-dimethylamylamine and other polar compounds in dietary supplement formulation using aqueous normal phase chromatography with mass spectrometry. J. Sep. Sci.2013, 36, 2578-2583. 

O’Loughlin, C.T.; Miller, L.C.; Drescher, K.; Siryaporn, A.; Semmelhack, M.F.; Bassler, B.L. Quorum-sensing inhibitors block P. aeruginosa virulence and biofilm production.  Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 2013, 110, 17981-17986.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Kim, A.  Evaluation of silica hydride-based stationary phases for the analysis of drugs of abuse.  J. Sep. Sci. 2013, 36, 2760-2766. 

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Boysen, R.I.; Yang, Y.; Hearn, M.T.W.  Aqueous normal phase chromatography using silica hydride-based stationary phases.  Trends in Analytical Chemistry2013, 42, 64-73.

Rascón, A.A. Jr.; McKerrow, J.H. Synthetic and Natural Protease Inhibitors Provide Insights Into Parasite Development, Virulence, and Pathogenesis. Curr. Med. Chem.2013, 20, 3078-3102. 

Rohan, J.G.; Citron, Y.R.; Durrell, A.C.; Cheruzel, L.E.; Gray, H.B.; Grubbs, R.H.; Humayun, M.; Engisch, K.L.; Pikov, V.; Chow, R.H.  Light-Triggered Modulation of Cellular Electrical Activity by Ruthenium Diimine Nanoswitches. ACS Chem. Neurosci.2013, 4, 585-593.

Tohgha, U.; Deol, K.K.; Porter, A.G.; Bartko, S.G.; Choi, J.K.; Leonard, B.M.; Varga, K.; Kubelka, J.; Muller, G.; Balaz, M.  Ligand Induced Circular Dichroism and Circularly Polarized Luminescence in CdSe Quantum Dots. ACS Nano, 2013, 7, 11094-11102.

Tran, N.H.; Nguyen, D.; Dwaraknath, S.; Mahadevan, S.; Chavez,G.; Nguyen, A.; Dao,T.; Mullen, S.; Nguyen, T.A.; Cheruzel, L.E.  An Efficient Light-driven P450 BM3 Biocatalyst. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 14484-14487.

Yang, Y.; Matyska, M.T.; Boysen, R.I.; Pesek, J.J.; Hearn, M.T.W. Simultaneous chromatographic separation of hydrophobic and polar bases using a silica hydride stationary phase.  J. Sep. Sci.2013, 36,1209-1216.

Yang, Y.; Boysen, R.I.; Chowdhury, J.; Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Young, J.E.; Hearn, M.T.W.  Analysis of polar peptides using a silica hydride column and high aqueous content mobile phases. J. Sep. Sci. 2013, 36, 3019-3025. 

Yeman, H.; Nicholson, T.; Pesek, J.; Matyska, M.; Albert, K. Simulation of the chromatographic process in HPLC employing suspended state NMR spectroscopy – comparison of the interaction behaviour for monomeric and hydride-modified C18 stationary phases. J. Sep. Sci.2013, 36, 173-181.

Young,J.E.; Nguyen, H.N.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J. LC-MS-Compatible separation of polar compounds using silica hydride columns. LCGC North America2013, 31,144-157.

Young, J.E.; Yoc, S.E.; Azad, A.Z.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J. Separation differences among phenyl hydride, undecanoyl cholesterol, and bidentate C8 stationary phases for stability indicating methods of tetracyclines.  J. Liq. Chromatogr. & Rel. Technol. 2013, 36, 926-942.

Zamora, C.Y.; d’Alarcao, M.; Kumar, K.   Fluorogenic Sialic Acid Glycosides for Quantification of Sialidase Activity Upon Unnnatural Substrates.  Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2013, 23, 3406-3410.


Bocian, S.; Soukup, J.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Jandera, P.; Buszewski, B. The influence of the organic modifier in hydro-organic mobile phase on separation selectivity of steroid hormones separation using cholesterol-bonded stationary phases. J. Chromatogr. A 2012, 1245, 90-97.

Bozoklu, G.; Gateau, C.; Imbert, D.; Pecaut, J.; Robeyns, K.; Filinchuk, Y.; Memon, F.; Muller, G.; Mazzanti, M. Metal-Controlled Diastereoselective Self-Assembly and Circularly Polarized Luminescence of a Chiral Heptanuclear Europium Wheel. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 8372-8375.

Calabretta, P.J.; Chancellor, M.C.; Torres, C.; Abel, Jr. G.R.; Niehaus, C.; Birtwhistle, N.J.; Khouderchah, N.M.; Zemede, G.H.; Eggers, D.K.  Silica as a matrix for encapsulating proteins: Surface effects on protein structure assessed by circular dichroism spectroscopy. J. Funct. Biomater. 2013, 3, 514-527.

Hua, K.T.; Xu, J.; Quiroz, E.Q.; Lopez, S.; Ingram, A.J.; Johnson, V.A.; Tisch, A.R.; de Bettencourt-Dias, A.; Straus, D.A.; Muller, G.  Structural and Photophysical Properties of Visible- and Near-IR-Emitting Tris Lanthanide(III) Complexes Formed with the Enantiomers of N,N’-Bis(1-phenylethyl)-2,6-pyridinedicarboxamide. Inorg. Chem., 2012, 51, 647-660.

Law, G.L.; Andolina, C.M.; Xu, J.; Luu, V.; Rutkowski, P.X.; Muller, G.; Shuh, D.K.; Raymond, K.N. Circularly Polarized Luminescence of Curium: A New Characterization of the 5f Actinide Complexes. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 15545-15549.

Lin, H.; Straus, D.A.; Johnson, V.A.; Lu, J.E.; Lopez, L.; Terrill, R.H. Preparation and electrochemistry of a pyrene-linked iron terpyridine and its anodic redox polymer.  Electrochimica Acta2012, 62,140–146.

MacNeill, R.; Stromeyer, R.; Urbanowicz, B.; Acharya, V.; Moussaille, M.; Pesek, J.J.  Silica hydride-based chromatography of LC-MS response altering compounds native to human plasma. Bioanalysis2012, 4, 2877-2886.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Young, J.E. How silica hydride HPLC columns can benefit the modern pharmaceutical laboratory. Separation Science2012, 4, 11-15.

Pesek, J.; Ciccone, B. Green HPLC is better and easier than you think. Chromatography Today2012, 5, 31-35.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T. A New Approach to Bioanalysis: Aqueous Normal Phase Chromatography with Silica Hydride Stationary Phases. Bioanalysis 2012, 4, 845-853.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Dang, A.  Analysis of cycloserine and related compounds using aqueous normal phase chromatography/mass spectrometry. J. Pharm. Biomed. Anal. 2012, 64-65, 72-76.

Riehl, J.P; Muller G.  Circularly Polarized Luminescence Spectroscopy and Emission-Detected Circular Dichroism. In Comprehensive Chiroptical SpectroscopyVol.1; Berova, N.,  Polavarapu, P.L., Woody, R.W., Nakanishi, K., Ed.; John Wiley & Sons: Hoboken, NJ, 2012; pp. 65-90.

Shirotani, D.; Yamanari, K.; Kuroda, R.; Harada, T.; Lunkley, J.L.; Muller, G.; Sato, H.; Kaizaki, S.  Chiroptical Spectra of tetrakis (+)-3-Heptafluorobutyrylcamphorate Ln(III) Complexes with an Encapsulated Alkali Metal Ion: Solution Structures as Revealed by Chiroptical Spectra. Chirality, 2012, 24, 1055-1062.

Tran, N.H.; Huynh, N.; Chavez, G.; Nguyen, A.; Dwaraknath, S.; Nguyen, T.A.; Nguyen, M.;  Cheruzel, L. A series of hybrid P450 BM3 enzymes with different catalytic activity in the light-initiated hydroxylation of lauric acid. J. Inorg. Biochem.2012, 115, 50-57.

White, J.B.; Beckford, J.; Yadegarynia, S.; Ngo, N.; Lialiutska, T.; d’Alarcao, M.  Some Natural Flavonoids are Competitive Inhibitors of Caspase-1, -3, and -7 Despite their Cellular Toxicity.  Food Chemistry 2012131, 1453-59.

Yeman, H.; Friebolin, V.; Steinhauser, L.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Albert, K. Time dependent column performance of cholesterol based stationary phases for HPLC by LC characterization and solid state NMR spectroscopy.  J. Sep. Sci. 2012, 35, 1582-1588. 


Bocian, S,; Matyska, M.; Pesek, J.; Buszewski, B. Study of solvation processes on cholesterol bonded phases.J. Chromatogr. A2011, 1218, 441-448.

Boysen, R.I.; Yang, Y.; Chowdhury, J.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.; Hearn, M.T.W. Simultaneous separation of hydrophobic and hydrophilic peptides with a silica hydride stationary phase using aqueous normal phase conditions. J. Chromatogr. A2011, 1218, 8021-8026. 

Buszewski, B.; Bocian, S.; Rychlicki, G.; Matyska, M.; Pesek, J. Determination of accessible silanol groups on silica gel surfaces using microcalorimetric experiments. J. Chromatogr. A 2011, 1232, 43-46.

Dutta, M.; Movassat, M.; Brook, D. J. R.; Oliver, A.; Ward, D. "Molecular motion in zinc hydrazone grid complexes." Supramol. Chem. 2011, 23, 632-643.

Eggers, D.K.  A bulk water-dependent desolvation energy model for analyzing the effects of secondary solutes on biological equilibria. Biochemistry2011, 50, 2004-2012.

Ingram, A.J.; Dunlap, A.G.; DiPietro, R.; Muller, G. Speciation, Luminescence, and Alkaline Fluorescence Quenching of 4-(2-methylbutyl)aminodipicolinic acid (MEBADPA). J. Phys. Chem. A, 2011, 115, 7912-7920.

Lunkley, J.L.; Shirotani, D.; Yamanari, K.; Kaizaki, S.; Muller, G.  Chiroptical Spectra of a Series of Tetrakis((+)-3-heptafluorobutylyrylcamphorato)lanthanide(III) with an Encapsulated Alkali Metal Ion: Circularly Polarized Luminescence and Absolute Chiral Structures for the Eu(III) and Sm(III) Complexes. Inorg. Chem., 2011, 50, 12724-12732.

Ly, H. N.; Brook, D. J. R.; Oliverio, O. Spectroscopy, electrochemistry, and nucleophilicity of nickel and cobalt complexes of 2-pyridine carboxaldehyde 2'-pyridyl hydrazone (papyH).  Inorg. Chim. Acta2011, 378, 115-120.

Miller, L.C.; Sarpong, R. Divergent reactions on racemic mixtures. Chem. Soc. Rev.201140, 4550-4562.

Payumo, A.Y.; Huijon, R.M.; Mansfield, D.D.; Belk, L.M.; Bui, A.K.; Knight, A.E.; Eggers, D. K.  Changes in apparent molar water volume and DKP solubility yield insights on the Hofmeister effect. J. Phys. Chem. B2011, 115, 14784-14788.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Nshanian, M.  Open Tubular Capillary Electrochromatography of Small Polar Molecules using Etched, Chemically Modified Capillaries. Electrophoresis2011, 32,1728-1734.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Lee, P.  Synthesis of a Preparative C30 Stationary Phase on a Silica Hydride Surface and its Application to Carotenoid Separation. J. Liq. Chromatogr. & Rel Technol. 2011, 34 (2011) 231-240.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.  Aqueous Normal Phase Chromatography. The Bridge between Reversed-Phase and HILIC. In Hydrophilic Interaction Chromatography (HILIC) and Advanced Applications; Wang, P.G., He, W., Ed.; CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2011; pp 1-26.

Pesek, J.J.; Matyska, M.T.; Fischer, S.M.  Improvement of Peak Shape in Aqueous Normal Phase Analysis of Anionic Metabolites, J. Sep. Sci.2011, 34, 3509-3516.

Rascón, A.A. Jr.; Gearin, J.J.; Isoe, J.; Miesfeld, R.L.  In vitro Activation and Enzyme Kinetic Analysis of Recombinant Midgut Serine Proteases From the Dengue Vector Mosquito Aedes aegyptiBMC Biochemistry2011 12:43. (

Tran, N.H.; Huynh, N.; Bui, T.; Nguyen, Y.; Huynh, P.; Cooper, M.E.; Cheruzel, L.  Light-initiated hydroxylation of lauric acid using hybrid P450 BM3 enzymes. Chem. Commun. 2011, 47 11936-11938.

Young, J.E.; Matyska, M.T.; Pesek, J.J.  Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry Compatible Approaches for the Quantitation of Folic Acid in Fortified Juices and Cereals using Aqueous Normal Phase Conditions.  J. Chromatogr. A 2011, 1218, 2121-2126.