301 – 350 (2006-2008)

(350) Yao, J.; Zhong, L.; Natelson, D.; Tour, J. M. “Etching-Dependent Reproducible Memory Switching in Vertical SiO2 Structures,” App. Phys. Lett. 2008, 93, 253101

(349) He, T.; Lu, M.; Yao, J.; He, J.; Chen, B.; Di Spigna, N. H.; Nackashi, D. P.; Franzon, P. D.; Tour, J. M. ”Reversible Modulation of Conductance in Silicon Devices via UV/Visible-Light Irradiation,” Adv. Mater. 2008, 20, 4541-4546.

(348) Lu, M.; He, T.; Tour, J. M. “Surface Grafting of Ferrocene-Containing Triazene Derivatives on Si(100),” Chem. Mater. 2008, 20, 7352-7355.

(347) Lomeda, J. R.; Doyle, C. D.; Kosynkin, D. V.; Hwang, W.-H.; Tour, J. M. “Diazonium Functionalization of Surfactant-Wrapped Chemically Converted Graphene Sheets,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 16201-16206.

(346) Sasaki, T.; Guerrero, G.; Leonard, A. D.; Tour, J. M. “Nanotrains and Self-Assembled Two-Dimensional Arrays Built from Carboranes Linked by Hydrogen Bonding of Dipyridones” Nano Res. 2008, 1, 412-419.

(345) Genorio, B.; He, T.; Meden, A.; Polanc, S.; Jamnik, J.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis and Self-Assembly of Thio Derivatives of Calix[4]arene on Noble Metal Surfaces,” Langmuir, 2008, 24, 11523-11532.

(344) Li, Y.; Sinitskii, A.; Tour, J. M. “Electronic Two-Terminal Bistable Graphitic Memories,” Nature Mater. 2008, 7, 966-971.

(343) Alvarez, N. T.; Kittrell, C.; Schmidt, H. K.; Hauge, R. H.; Engel, P. S.; Tour, J. M. “Selective Photochemical Functionalization of Surfactant-Dispersed Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes in Water,” J. Am Chem Soc. 2008, 130, 14227-14233.

(342) Higginbotham, A. L.; Moloney, P. G.; Waid, M. C.; Duque, J. G.; Kittrell, C.; Schmidt, H. K.; Stephenson, J. J.; Arepalli, S.; Yowell, L. L.; Tour, J. M. “Carbon Nanotube Composite Curing Through Absorption of Microwave Radiation,” Composites Sci. Tech., 2008, 68, 3087-3092

(341) Vasudevan, S.; Kapur, N.; He, T.; Neurock, M.; Tour, J. M.; Ghosh, A. W. “Controlling Transistor Threshold Voltages Using Molecular Dipoles,” Cond. Matt. 2008, 1-5.

(340) Risko, C.; Zangmeister, C. D.; Yao, Y.; Marks, T. J.; Tour, J. M.; Ratner, M. A.; van Zee, R. D. “Experimental and Theoretical Identification of Valence Energy Levels and Interface Dipole Trends for a Family of (Oligo)Phenylene-ethynylenethiols Adsorbed on Gold,” J. Phys . Chem. C 2008, 112, 13215-13225.

(339) Shi, X.; Sitharaman, B.; Pham, Q. P.; Spicer, P. P.; Hudson, J. L.; Wilson, L. J.; Tour, J. M.; Raphael, R. M.; Mikos, A. G. “In Vitro Cytotoxicity of Single-Walled Nanotube/Biodegradable Polymer Nanocomposites,” J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A 2008, 813-823.

(338) Sasaki, T.; Guerrero, J. M.; Tour, J. M. “The Assembly Line: Self-Assembling Nanocars,” Tetrahedron, 2008, 64, 8522-8529.

(337) Kumar, A. S.; Ye, T. Takami, T.; Yu, B.-C.; Flatt, A. K.; Tour, J. M.; Weiss, P. S. “Reversible Photo-Switching of Single Molecules in Controlled Nanoscale Environments,” Nano Lett., 2008, 8, 1644-1648.

(336) Doyle, C. D.; Rocha, J.-D. R.; Weisman, R. B.; Tour, J. M. “Structure-Dependent Reactivity of Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Benzenediazonium Salts,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 6795-6800.

(335) Tour, J. M.; He, T. “The Fourth Element,” Nature 2008, 453, 42-43.

(334) Akimov, A. V.; Nemukhin, A. V.; Moskovsky, A. A.; Kolomeisky, A. B.; Tour, J. M. “Molecular Dynamics of Surface-Moving Thermally Driven Nanocars,” J. Chem. Theory Comput. 2008, 4, 652-656

(333) Sasaki, T.; Osgood, A. J.; Kiappes, J. L.; Kelly, K. F.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of a Porphyrin-Fullerene Pinwheel,” Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 1377-1380.

(332) Sasaki, T.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of a New Photoactive Nanovehicle: Nanoworm,” Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 897-900.

(331) Ward, D. R.; Halas, N. J.; Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M.; Wu, Y.; Nordlander, P.; Natelson, D. “Simultaneous Measurements of Electronic Conduction and Raman Response in Molecular Junctions,” Nano Lett. 2008, 8, 919-924.

(330) Tasciotti, E.; Liu, X.; Bhavane, R.; Plant, K.; Leonard, A. D.; Price, B. K.; Cheng, M. M.-C.; Decuzzi, P.; Tour, J. M..; Robertson, F.; Ferrari, M. “Multistage Silicon Particles as a Multistage Delivery System for Imaging and Therapeutic Applications,” Nature Nanotech. 2008, 3, 151-157.

(329) Kobashi, K., Lomeda, J.; Chen, Z.; Azad, S.; Hwang, W.-F.; Tour, J. M. “Preparation of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes-Induced Poly(p-Oxybenzoyl) Crystals,” J. Polym. Sci. Part A, Polym. Chem. 2008, 46, 1265-1277.

(328) Demirkan, K.; Mathew, A.; Weiland, C.; Yao, Y.; Rawlett, A. M.; Tour, J. M.; Opila, R. L. “Energy Level Alignment at Organic Semiconductor/Metal Interfaces: Effect of Polar Self-Assembled Monolayers at the Interface,” J. Chem. Phys. 2008, 128, 074705-1-5.

(327) He, T.; Ding, H.; Peor, N.; Lu, M.; Corley, D.; Chen, B.; Ofir, Y.; Gao, Y.; Yitzchaik, S.; Tour, J. M. “Silicon/Molecule Interfacial Electronic Modifications,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130, 1699-1710.

(326) Sasaki, T.; Osgood, A. J.; Alemany, L. B.; Kelly, K. F.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of a Nanocar with an Angled Chassis. Towards Circling Movement,” Org Lett. 2008, 10, 229-232.

(325) Shirai, Y.; Sasaki, T.; Guerrero, J. M.; Yu, B.-C.; Hodge, P.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis and Photoisomerization of Fullerene- and Oligo(phenylene-ethynylene)-Azobenzene Derivatives,” ACSNano, 2008, 2, 97-106.

(324) Chen, B., Lu, M.; Flatt, A. K.; Maya, F.; Tour, J. M. “Chemical Reactions in Monolayer Aromatic Films on Silicon Surfaces” Chem. Mater. 2008, 20, 61-64.

(323) Morin, J.-F.; Sasaki, T.; Shirai, Y.; Guerrero, J. M.; Tour, J. M. “Synthetic Routes toward Carborane-Wheeled Nanocars,” J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 9481-9490.

(322) Ogrin, D.; Anderson, R. E.; Colorado, R., Jr.; Maruyama, B.; Pender, M. J.; Moore, V. C.; Pheasant, S. T.; McJilton, L.; Schmidt, H. K.; Hauge, R. H.; Billups, W. E.; Tour, J. M.; Smalley, R. E.; Barron, A. R. “Amplification of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes from Designed Seeds: Separation of Nucleation and Growth,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2007, 111, 17804-17806.

(321) Higginbotham, A. L.; Stephenson, J. J.; Smith, R. J.; Killips, D. S.; Kempel, L. C.; Tour, J. M., “Tunable Permittivity of Polymer Composites through Incremental Blending of Raw and Functionalized Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2007, 111, 17751-17754.

(320) Robey, S. R.; Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M. “Effects of Substitution on Reorganization Energies in Oligo(phenylene ethynylene) Molecular Wires,” J. Chem. Phys. 2007, 111, 17206-17212.

(319) Tour, J. M. “Nanotechnology: The Passive, Active and Hybrid Sides—Gauging the Investment Landscape from the Technology Perspective,” Nanotechnology Law and Business, 2007, 4, 361-373.

(318) Tour, J. M. “Nanotechnology. Thinking Small Enlarges Big Picture,” Science & Spirit Magazine, 2007, Sept/Oct, 21-23.

(317) Fan, F.-R. F.; Chen, B.; Flatt, A. K.; Tour, J. M.; Bard, A. J. “Charge Transport Through Carbon Nanotube or Fullerene-Molecule-Silicon Junctions,” Nano: Brief Rep. Rev., 2007, 2, 285-294.

(316) Wu , W.; Tsarevsky, N. V.; Hudson, J. L.; Tour, J. M.; Matyjaszewski, K.; Kowalewski, T. “Hairy Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Via Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization,” Small, 2007, 3, 1803-1810.

(315) Watkins, N. J.; Zangmeister, C. D.; Chan, C. K.; Zhao, W. Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M.; Kahn, A.; van Zee, R. D., “Electron Spectra of a Self-Assembled Monolayer on Gold: Inverse Photoemission and Two-Photon Photoemission Spectroscopy,” Chem. Phys. Lett., 2007, 446, 359-364.

(314) Tour, J. M. “Transition to Organic Materials Science. Passive, Active and Hybrid Nanotechnologies,” J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 7477-7496.

(313) Lu, M.; Chen, B.; He, T.; Li, Y.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis, Grafting, and Film Formation of Porphyrins on Silicon Surfaces Using Triazenes,” Chem. Mater., 2007, 19, 4447-4453.

(312) Moore, A. M.; Mantooth, B. A.; Donhauser, Z., J; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M.; Weiss, P. S. “Real-Time Measurements of Conductance Switching and Motion of Oligo(phenylene-ethynylene)s,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 10352-10353.

(311) Sasaki, T.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of a Dipolar Nanocar,” Tetrahedron. Lett. 2007, 48, 5821-5824.

(310) Sasaki, T.; Morin, J.-F.; Lu, M.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of a Single-Molecule Nanotruck,” Tetrahedron. Lett. 2007, 48, 5817-5820.

(309) Zangmeister, C. D.; Picraux, L. B.; van Zee, R. D.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M. “Energy-Level Alignment and Work Function Shifts for Thiol-Bound Monolayers of Conjugated Molecules Self‑Assembled on Ag, Cu, Au, and Pt,” Chem. Phys. Lett. 2007, 442, 390-393.

(308) Stephenson, J. J.; Hudson, J. L.; Leonard, A. D.; Price, B. P.; Tour, J. M. “Repetitive Functionalization of Water-Soluble Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. Addition of Acid-Sensitive Addends,” Chem. Mater. 2007, 19, 3491-3498.

(307) Ajayan, P. M.; Tour, J. M. “Nanotube Composites,” Nature 2007, 447, 1066-1068.

(306) Cognet, L.; Tsyboulski, D. A.; Rocha, J.-D. R.;. Doyle, C. D.; Tour, J. M.; Weisman, R. B. “Stepwise Quenching of Exciton Fluorescence in Carbon Nanotubes by Single-Molecule Reactions,” Science 2007, 316, 1465-1468.

(305) Tour, J. M.; James, D. K. “Molecular Electronic Computing Architectures—A Review,” in Handbook of Nanoscience, Engineering and Technology, Second Edition, Goddard, W. A., III; Brenner, D. W.; Lyshevski, S. E.; Iafrate, G. J., Eds. CRC Press, New York, 2007, pp 5.1-5.28.

(304) Lamminen, S.; Tour, J. M. “The NanoKids Educational Outreach Project,” J. Mater. Edu. 2005, 27, 161-172.

(303) Gergel-Hackett, N.; Cabral, M. J.; Pernell, T. L.; Harriott, L. R.; Bean, J. C; Chen, B.; Lu, M.; Tour, J. M. “Vapor Phase Deposition of Oligo(phenylene ethynylene) Molecules for Use in Molecular Electronic Devices,” J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 2007, 25, 252-257.

(302) Kobashi, K.; Chen, Z.; Lomeda, J.; Rauwald, U.; Hwang, W.-F.; Tour, J. M. “Copolymer of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Poly(p-phenylene benzobisoxazole),” Chem Mater. 2007, 19, 291-300.

(301) He, J.; Fu, Q.; Lindsay, S.; Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M. “Electrochemical Origin of Voltage-Controlled Molecular Conductance Switching,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 14828-14835.