Publications 2000 – 2009

197. S.J. Seltzer, D.J. Michalak, M.H. Donaldson, M.V. Balabas, S.K. Barber, S.L. Bernasek, M.A. Bouchiat, A. Hexemer, A.M. Hibberd, D.F. Kimball, C. Jaye, T. Karaulanov, F.A. Narducci, S.A. Rangwala, H.G. Robinson, A.K. Shmakov, D.L. Voronov, V.V. Yashchuk, A. Pines, and D. Budker, “Investigation of antirelaxation coatings for alkali-metal vapor cells using surface science techniques”, J. Chem. Phys., 133, 144703 (2010).

 196. D.M. Rampulla, N. Oncel, S.A. Malcolm, and S.L. Bernasek, “Higher-Order Complexity through R-Group Effects in Self-Assembled Tripeptide Monolayers”, Langmuir, 26, 16287 (2010).

 195. F.Tao and S.L. Bernasek, “Self Assembled Monolayers”, in Andrews, D.L., Scholes G.D.,and Wiederrecht, G.P.(eds), Comprehensive Nanoscience and Technology, Volume 5, pp. 127-152 Oxford: Academic Press (2011).

194. G. Bhargava, T.A. Ramanarayanan and S.L. Bernasek, “Imidazole-Fe Interaction in Aqueous Chloride Medium: Effect of Cathodic Reduction of the Native Oxide”, Langmuir, 26, 215 (2010).

 193. P.N. Dickerson, A.M. Hibberd, N. Oncel and S.L. Bernasek, “Hydrogen-bonding vs. Van der Waals Forces in Self Assembled Monolayers of Isophthalic Acids”, Langmuir, 26, 18155 (2010).

 192. M. Dubey, A. Raman, E.S. Gawalt, and S.L. Bernasek, “Differential Charging in X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy for Characterizing Organic Thin Films”, J. Electron Spec. Rel. Phen., 176, 18 (2010).

191. S. Suzer, E. Abelev, and S.L. Bernasek, “Impedance-Type Measurements Using XPS”, Applied Surface Sci., 256, 1296 (2009). 

190. F. Tao, G.-Q. Xu, and S.L. Bernasek, “Electronic and Structural Factors in Modification and Functionalization of Semiconductor Surfaces with Aromatic Systems”, Chemical Reviews, 109, 3991 (2009). 

189. E. Abelev, J. Sellberg, T.A. Ramanarayanan, and S.L. Bernasek, “Effect of H2S on Fe Corrosion in CO2-saturated Brine”, J. Materials Science, 44, 6167 (2009).

 188. E. Abelev, T.A. Ramanarayanan, and S.L. Bernasek, “H2S Concentration Impact on Sweet to Sour Transition in Fe Corrosion: An Electrochemical and Surface Science Study”, J. Electrochem. Soc., 156, C331 (2009).

187. N. Oncel and S.L. Bernasek, “Comparison of Ni(II) and Vanadyl-Octaethylporphyrin Self-assembled Monolayers Formed on Bare and 5-(octadecyloxy) Isophthalic Acid Covered HOPG”, Langmuir, 25, 9290 (2009).

186. T.L. Peng and S.L. Bernasek, “The Internal Energy of CO2 Produced by the Catalytic Oxidation of CH3OH by O2 on Polycrystalline Platinum”, J. Chem. Phys., 131, 154701 (2009).

185. T.L. Peng and S.L. Bernasek, “Internal Energy of CO2 from the Catalytic Oxidation of CO by O2 on Polycrystalline Platinum”, J. Chem. Phys., submitted.

184. D.M. Rampulla, N. Oncel, E. Abelev, Y.W. Yi, S. Knappe, and S.L. Bernasek, “Effects of Organic Film Morphology on the Formation of Rb Clusters on Surface Coatings Used in Alkali Metal Atom Magnetometer Cells”, App. Phys. Lett., 94, 1 (2009). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF 

183. S.J. Seltzer, D.M. Rampulla, S. Rivillon-Amy, Y.J. Chabal, S.L. Bernasek, and M.V. Romalis, “Testing the Effects of Surface Coatings on Alkali Atom Polarization Lifetimes”, J. App. Phys., 104, 103116 (2008).  Abstract  Full: HTML/PDF

182. F. Tao, Y. Cai, Y. Ning, G-Q Xu, and S.L. Bernasek, “Transfer of Electron Density and Formation of Dative Bonds in Chemisorption of Pyrrolidine on Si(111)7×7”, J. Phys. Chem. C., 112, 15474 (2008).  Abstract  Full: HTML/PDF

181. N. Oncel, S.L. Bernasek, “The effect of molecule-molecule and molecule-substrate interaction in the formation of Pt-octaethyl porphyrin self-assembled monolayers”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 133305 (2008).  Abstract  Full: HTML/PDF  also, Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 17, (15), 2008 (Selected By Editors).

180. J.E. McDermott, M. McDowell, I.G. Hill, J. Hwang, A. Kahn, S.L. Bernasek, J. Schwartz, “Organophosphonate Self-Assembled Monolayers for Gate Dielectric Surface Modification of Pentacene-Based Organic Thin-Film Transistors: A Comparative Study”, J. Phys. Chem. A, 11, 12333 (2007). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

179. M. Dubey, S.L. Bernasek, and J. Schwartz, “Highly Sensitive Nitric Oxide Detection Using X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 129, 6980 (2007). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

178. F. Tao and S.L. Bernasek, “Self-assembly of 5-Octadecyloxyisophthalic Acid and Its Coadsorption with Terephthalic Acid”, Surface Sci., 601, 2284 (2007). Full: HTML/PDF

 177. F. Tao and S.L. Bernasek, “Surface Chemistry of Five-membered Aromatic Ring Molecules containing Two Different Heteroatoms on Si(111)-7X7”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 129, 4815 (2007). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

 176. Y. Ying, M. Dubey, S.L. Bernasek, and G.C. Dismukes, “Self-assembled Monolayer of Organic Iodine on Au Surface for Attachment of Redox-active Metal clusters”, Langmuir, 23, 8257 (2007). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

175. F. Tao and S.L. Bernasek, “Understanding the Odd-Even Effects in Organic Self Assembled Monolayers”, Chemical Reviews, 107, 1408 (2007). Full: HTML/PDF

174. F. Tao, J. Goswami, and S.L. Bernasek, “Competition and Coadsorption of Di-Acids and Carboxylic Acid Solvents on HOPG”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 110, 19562 (2006). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

173. J. Guo, N. Koch, S.L. Bernasek, and J. Schwartz, “Enhanced hole injection in a polymer light emitting diode using a small molecule monolayer bound to the anode”, Chem. Phys.Lett., 426, 370 (2006). Full: HTML/PDF

172. G. Bhargava, I. Gouzman, T.A. Ramanarayanan, C.M. Chun, and S.L. Bernasek,“Characterization of the “Native” Surface Thin Film on Pure Polycrystalline Iron: a High Resolution XPS and TEM Study”, Appl. Surf. Sci., 253, 4322 (2007). Full: HTML/PDF

169. J. Guo, N. Koch, J. Schwartz and S.L. Bernasek, “Systematic Modification of Indium Tin Oxide to Enhance Diode Device Behavior”, Mat. Res. Soc., Symp. Proc. 871E, I6.52 (2005). PDF

170. M. Dubey, I. Gouzman, S. L. Bernasek, and J. Schwartz, “Characterization of Self-Assembled Organic Films Using Differential Charging in X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy”, Langmuir,22, 4649 (2006). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

169. J. Guo, N. Koch, J. Schwartz and S.L. Bernasek, “Systematic Modification of Indium Tin Oxide to Enhance Diode Device Behavior”, Mat. Res. Soc., Symp. Proc. 871E, I6.52 (2005). PDF

168. M. Mc Dowell, I.G. Hill, J.E. McDermott, S.L. Bernasek and J. Schwartz, “Improved Organic Thin-Film Transistor Performance Using Novel Self-assembled Monolayers”, App. Phys. Lett. 88, 1 (2006). Full: HTML/PDF

167. F. Tao, J. Goswami, and S.L. Bernasek, “Self-assembly and Odd-Even Effects of cis-unsaturated Caroboxylic Acids on Highly Ordered Pyrolytic Graphite”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 110, 4199 (2006). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

166. I. Gouzman, M. Dubey, M.D. Carolus, J. Schwartz, and S.L. Bernasek, “Monolayer vs. Multilayer Self-assembled Alkylphosphonate Films: X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Studies”, Surface Sci., 600, 773 (2006). Full: HTML/PDF

165. Y. Cai and S.L. Bernasek, “Imaging Both Sides of a Double Bond: The Effect of MO Polarity on STM images”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., submitted. 

164. M.D. Carolus, S.L. Bernasek, and J. Schwartz, “Measuring the Surface Roughness of Sputtered Coatings by Microgravimetry” Langmuir, 21, 4236 (2005). Abstract Full: HTML PDF

 163. F. Tao and S.L. Bernasek, “Complexity in the Self-assembly of bi-functional Molecules on HOPG: Influence of Solvent functionality on Self-assembled Structures”, Langmuir, 23, 3513 (2007). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

162. F. Tao and S.L. Bernasek, “Two-dimensional Self-assembly of a Two-component Molecular System: Formation of an Ordered and Homogeneous Molecular Mesh”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 127, 12750 (2005). Abstract Full: HTML/PDF

161. F. Tao and S.L. Bernasek, “Chirality in Supramolecular Self-Assembled Monolayers of Achiral Molecules on Graphite: Formation of Enantiomorphous Domains from Arachidic Anhydride”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 109, 6233 (2005). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF 

160. J. Guo, N. Koch, J. Schwartz and S.L. Bernasek, “Direct Measurement of Surface Complex Loading and Surface Dipole”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 109, 3966 (2005). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

159. E.L. Hanson, J. Guo, N. Koch, J. Schwartz and S.L. Bernasek, “Advanced Surface Modification of Indium Tin Oxide for Improved Charge Injection in Organic Devices”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 127, 10058 (2005). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

158. F. Tao, Y. Cai and S.L. Bernasek, “Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Studies of the Self-Assembly of Carboxylic Esters on Graphite: Linear Distortion and Multiple Adsorption Structures”, Langmuir, 21, 1269 (2005). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

157. Y. Cai and S.L. Bernasek, “Structures Formed by the Chiral Assembly of Racemic Mixtures of Enantiomers: Iodination Products of Elaidic and Oleic Acids”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 109,4514 (2005). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

156. Y. Cai and S.L. Bernasek, “Adsorption Induced Asymmetric Assembly from an Achiral Adsorbate”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 126, 14234 (2004). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

155. Y. Cai and S.L. Bernasek, “Scanning Tunneling Microscopy of Chiral Pair Self Assembled Monolayers”, Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Marcel Dekker, New York, 2003, pp 3305-3313.

154. J. Schwartz, E.L. Bruner, N. Koch, A.R. Span, S.L. Bernasek and A. Kahn, “Controlling the Work Function of Indium Tin Oxide: Differentiating Dipotar from Local Surface Effects. II.”, Synth. Metal. 138, 223 (2003).

153. Y. Cai and S.L. Bernasek, “Chiral Pair Monolayer Adsorption of Iodine-Substituted Octadecanol Molecules on Graphite”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 125, 1655 (2003). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

152. K.V. Wolf, D.A. Cole, and S.L. Bernasek, “Chain Length Effects for Cluster Ion Formation during High Energy Ion/Surface Collisions with Self-Assembled Monolayer Surfaces”, J. Phys. Chem. B., 106, 10382 (2002). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

151. K.V. Wolf, D.A. Cole, and S.L. Bernasek, “High Resolution TOF-SIMS Study of Varying Chain Length Self Assembled Monolayer Surfaces”, Anal. Chem. 74, 5009 (2002). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

150. E.L. Bruner, N. Koch, A.R. Span, S.L. Bernasek and J. Schwartz, “Controlling the Work Function of Indium Tin Oxide”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 124, 3192 (2002). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

149. K. Wolf, D.A. Cole, and S.L. Bernasek, “Low Energy Collisions of Pyrazine and d6-Benzene Molecular Ions with Self Assembled Monolayer Surfaces: The Odd-Even Chain Length Effect”, Langmuir, 17, 8254 (2001). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

148. E.L. Bruner, A.R. Span, S.L. Bernasek, and J. Schwartz, “The Reaction between Tetrakis (Diethylamino) Tin and Indium Tin Oxide”, Langmuir, 17, 5696 (2001). Full: HTML / PDF

147. L. Halonen, S.L. Bernasek, and D. Nesbitt, “Reactivity of Vibrationally Excited Methane on Nickel Surfaces”, J. Chem. Phys., 115, 5611 (2001). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

146. M. Yagi, K.V. Wolf, P.J. Baesjou, S.L. Bernasek, and G.C. Dismukes, “Selective Photoproduction of O2 from the Mn4O4 Cubane Core: A Structural and Functional Model for the Photosynthetic Water Oxidizing Complex”, Angewandte Chemie, 40, 2925 (2001).

145. J. Schwartz and S.L. Bernasek, “Organometallic Chemistry at the Interface with Materials Science”, Catalysis Today, 66, 3 (2001).

144. J. Higgins, A. Conjusteau, G. Scoles, and S.L. Bernasek, “State Selective Vibrational (2nu3) Activation of the Chemisorption of Methane on Pt(111)”, J. Chem. Phys., 114, 5277 (2001). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

143. A.R. Span, E.L. Bruner, S.L. Bernasek, and J. Schwartz, “Surface Modification of Indium Tin Oxide by Phenoxytin Complexes”, Langmuir, 17, 948 (2001). Full: HTML / PDF

142. W. Ruettinger, M. Yagi, K. Wolf, S.L. Bernasek, and G.C. Dismukes, “O2 Evolution from the Manganese-Oxo Cubane Core Mn4O46+: A Molecule Mimic of the Photosynthetic Water Oxidation Enzyme?”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 122, 10353 (2000).

141. S.K. Nayak, M. Nooijen, S.L. Bernasek, and P. Blaha, “Electronic Structure Study of CO Adsorption on the Fe(001) Surface”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 105, 164 (2001). Abstract Full: HTML PDF

140. J. Schwartz, E.S. Gawalt, G. Lu, D.J. Milliron, K. L. Purvis, S. J. Woodson, S.L. Bernasek, A.B. Bocarsly, and S. K. VanderKam, “Organometallic Chemistry at the Interface with Materials Science”, Polyhedron, 19, 505 (2000).

139. K.L. Purvis, G. Lu, J. Schwartz, and S.L. Bernasek, “Surface Characterization and Modification of Indium Tin Oxide in Ultrahigh Vacuum”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 1808 (2000).

138. G. Lu, S.L. Bernasek, and J. Schwartz, “Oxidation of a Polycrystalline Titanium Surface by Oxygen and Water”, Surface Sci., 458, 80 (2000). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF

137. K.K. Meagher, A.B. Bocarsly, S.L. Bernasek, and T.A. Ramanarayanan, “The Interaction of Neopentyl Thiol with the Clean and Oxygen Modified Fe(100) Surface”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 104, 3320 (2000).

136. A. Faliks, R.A. Yetter, C.A. Floudas, S.L. Bernasek, M. Fransson, and H. Rabitz, “Optimal Control and Sensitivity Analysis of Methanol Conversion to Formaldehyde”, J. Phys. Chem. A, 105, 2099 (2001). Abstract Full: HTML / PDF