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Recent Rankin Group Publications

 

  1. S. Joshi, A. Rao, H.-J. Lehmler, B.L. Knutson and S.E. Rankin, "Interfacial Molecular Impinting of Stöber Particle Surfaces: A Simple Approach to Targeted Saccharide Adsorption," J. Colloid Interface Sci., 2014 428: 101-110. [Article]

  2. M.S. Rahman, J. Ambati, S. Joshi and S.E. Rankin, "Incorporation of Isolated Ti Sites into Mesoporous Silica Thin Films by Sugar Surfactant Complexation," Micropor. Mesopor. Mater. 2014 190: 74-83. [Article]

  3. S. Das, Q.L. Wu, R.K. Garlapalli, S. Nagpure, J. Strzalka, Z. Jiang and S.E. Rankin, "In-Situ GISAXS Investigation of Pore Orientation Effects on the Thermal Transformation Mechanism in Mesoporous Titania Thin Films," J. Phys. Chem. C 2014 118: 968-976. [Article]

  4. D.M. Schlipf, S.E. Rankin and B.L. Knutson, "Pore-Size Dependent Protein Adsorption and Protection from Proteolytic Hydrolysis in Tailored Mesoporous Silica Particles," ACS Appl. Mater. Inter. 2013 5: 10111-10117. [Article]

  5. E.D. Oldham, S. Seelam, C. Lemac, R.J. Aguilerac, J. Fiegeld, S.E. Rankin, B.L. Knutson, and H.-J. Lehmler, "Synthesis, Surface Properties and Biocompatibility of 1,2,3-Triazole-containing Alkyl beta-D-xylopyranoside Surfactants," Carb. Res. 2013 379: 68-77. [Article]

  6. R. Xing and S.E. Rankin, "Three Stage Multilayer Formation Kinetics during Adsorption of an Anionic Fluorinated Surfactant onto Germanium: Solution pH and Salt Effects," J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2013 401: 88-96. [Article]

  7. K. Ghosh, S.E. Rankin, H.-J. Lehmler and B.L. Knutson, "Processing of Surfactant Templated Nano-Structured Silica Films Using Compressed Carbon Dioxide as Interpreted from In Situ Fluorescence Spectroscopy," J. Phys. Chem. B 2012 116: 11646-11655. [Article]

  8. Q.L. Wu, J. Li, R.D. Deshpande, N. Subramanian, S.E. Rankin, F. Yang and Y.T. Cheng, "Aligned TiO<sub>2</sub> Nanotube Arrays as Durable Lithium-Ion Battery Netagive Electrodes," J. Phys. Chem. C 2012 116: 18669-18667. [Article]

  9. X. Li and S.E. Rankin, "Multiscale Modeling of the Effects of Unlimited 4-membered Ring Formation on Sol-Gel Silica Film Molecular Structure," AIChE Journal 2013 59: 707-718. [Article]

  10. J. Ambati, H. Saiyed and S.E. Rankin, "DFT Investigation of NH3 Physisorption on CuSO4 Impregnated SiO2," Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2012 14: 6617-6627. [Article]

  11. J. Ambati, A.M. Lopez, D. Cochran, P. Wattamwar, K. Bean, T.D. Dziubla and S.E. Rankin, "Engineered Silica Nanocarriers as a High-payload Delivery Vehicle for Antioxidant Enzymes," Acta Biomaterialia 2012 8: 2096-2103. [Article]

  12. J. Ambati, Y. Song, S.E. Rankin and H.J. Lehmler, "Density Functional Theory Study of Semiquinone Radical Anions of Polychlorinated Biphenyls in the Syn- and Anti-like Conformation," J. Phys. Chem. A 2012 116: 1586-1595. [Article]

  13. Q.L. Wu, N. Subramanian, J. Strzalka, Z. Jiang and S.E. Rankin, "Tuning the mesopore structure of 3D hexagonal thin films using butanol as a co-solvent," Thin Solid Films 2012 520: 3558-3566. [Article]

  14. W. Xu, G. Osei-Prempeh, F.C Lema Herrera, E.D. Oldham, R.J. Aguilera, S. Parkin, S.E. Rankin, B.L. Knutson and H.-J. Lehmler, "Synthesis, Thermal Properties and Cytotoxicity Evaluation of Hydrocarbon and Fluorocarbon Alkyl beta-D-xylopyranoside Surfactants," Carb. Res. 2012 349: 12-23. [Article]

  15. K. Ghosh, H.-J. Lehmer, S.E. Rankin and B.L. Knutson, "Supercritical carbon dioxide swelling of fluorinated and hydrocarbon surfactant templates in mesoporous silica thin films," J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2012 367: 183-192. [Article]

  16. Q.L. Wu and S.E. Rankin, "Tuning the Wall Thickness and Pore Orientation in Mesoporous Titania Films Prepared by Low-Temperature Aging," J. Sol-Gel Sci. Technol. 2011 60: 81-90. [Article]

  17. Y. Song, J. Ambati, S. Parkin, S.E. Rankin, L.W. Robertson and H.J. Lehmler, "Crystal Structure and Density Functional Theory Studies of Quinone Metabolites of Polychlorinated Biphenyls," Chemosphere 2011 85: 386-392. [Article]

  18. J. Ambati and S.E. Rankin, "Reaction-Induced Phase Separation of Bis(triethoxysilyl)ethane upon Sol-gel Polymerization in Acidic Conditions," J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2011 362: 345-353. [Article]
  19. Q.L. Wu, N. Subramanian and S.E. Rankin, "Hierarchically Porous Titania Thin Films prepared by Controlled Phase Separation and Surfactant Templating," Langmuir 2011 27: 9557-9566. [Article]

  20. Q.L. Wu and S.E. Rankin, "Tuning the Mesopore Size of Titania Thin Films Using a Polymeric Swelling Agent," J. Phys. Chem. C 2011 115: 11925-11933. [Article]

  21. G. Osei-Prempeh, H.-J. Lehmler, S.E. Rankin and B.L. Knutson, "Direct Synthesis and Accessibility of Amine-Functionalized Mesoporous Silica Templated Using Fluorinated Surfactants," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2011 50: 5510-5522. [Article]

  22. X. Li and S.E. Rankin, "Influence of Unlimited 3-Membered Ring Cyclization on a Multiscale Dynamic Monte Carlo / Continuum Model of Drying and Curing in Sol-gel Silica Films," Chem. Eng. Sci. 2011 66: 1015-1026. [Article]

  23. J. Ambati and S.E. Rankin, "Determination of 29Si-1H Spin-Spin Coupling Constants in Organoalkoxysilanes with Nontrivial Scalar Coupling Patterns," J. Phys. Chem. A 2010 114: 12613-12621. [Article]

  24. R. Xing, H.-J. Lehmler, B.L. Knutson and S.E. Rankin, "Demixed Micelle Morphology Control in Hydrocarbon / Fluorocarbon Cationic Surfactant Templating of Mesoporous Silica," J. Phys. Chem. C 2010 114: 17390-17400. [Article]

  25. N.D. Meeks, S.E. Rankin and D. Bhattacharyya, "Sulfur-Functionalization of Porous Silica Particles and Application to Mercury Vapor Sorption," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2010 49: 4687-4693. [Article]

  26. J. Ambati and S.E. Rankin, "DFT Calculations of Indirect 29Si-1H Spin-Spin Coupling Constants in Organoalkoxysilanes," J. Phys. Chem. A 2010 114: 5279-5286. [Article]

  27. X. Li and S.E. Rankin, "Multiscale Dynamic Monte Carlo / Continuum Model of Drying and Nonideal Polycondensation in Sol-gel Silica Films," AIChE Journal 2010 56: 2946-2956. [Article]

  28. H.-J. Lehmler, S. Telua, S.M. Vyas, N.S. Shaikha, S.E. Rankin, B.L. Knutson and S. Parkin, "Synthesis and Solid State Structure of Fluorous Probe Molecules for Fluorous Separation Applications," Tetrahedron 2010 66: 2561-2569. [Article]

  29. M.S. Rahman and S.E. Rankin, "Ternary Lyotropic Liquid Crystalline Phase Diagram of Aqueous Mixtures of Maltoside and Cationic Surfactants and its Use for Predictive Synthesis Of Ordered Mesoporous Silica," J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2010 342: 33-42. [Article]

  30. G. Osei-Prempeh, A.-F. Miller, H.-J. Lehmler, B.L. Knutson and S.E. Rankin, "Fluorocarbon And Hydrocarbon Functional Group Incorporation Into Nanoporous Silica Employing Fluorinated And Hydrocarbon Surfactants As Templates," Micropor. Mesopor. Mater. 2010 129: 189-199. [Article]

  31. X. Li, J. Turánek, P. Knötigová, H. Kudláčková, J. Mašek, S. Parkin, S.E. Rankin, B.L. Knutson and H.-J. Lehmler, "Hydrophobic tail length, degree of fluorination and headgroup stereochemistry are determinants of the biocompatibility of (fluorinated) carbohydrate surfactants," Colloids Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2009 73: 65-74. [Article]

  32. R. Xing, H.-J. Lehmler, B.L. Knutson and S.E. Rankin, "Synthesis and Tuning of Bimodal Mesoporous Silica by Combined Hydrocarbon/Fluorocarbon Surfactant Templating," Langmuir 2009 25: 6486-6492. [Article]

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