201 – 250 (2003-2005)

(250) Zhao, Y.; Shirai, Y.; Slepkov, A. D.; Cheng, L.; Alemany, L. B.; Sasaki, T.; Hegmann, F. A.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis, Spectroscopic and Nonlinear Optical Properties of Multiple [60]Fullerene-Oligo(p-phenylene ethynylene) Hybrids,” Chem. Eur. J. 2005, 11, 3643-3658.

(249) Jian, H.; Tour, J. M. “Preparative Fluorous Mixture Synthesis of Diazonium-Functionalized Oligo(phenylene vinylene)s,” J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 3396-3424.

(248) Zhou, C.; Kumar, S.; Doyle, C. D.; Tour, J. M. “Functionalized Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes Treated with Pyrrole for Electrochemical Supercapacitor Membranes,” Chem. Mater. 2005, 17, 1997-2002.

(247) Howell, S. W.; Dirk, S. M.; Childs, K.; Pang, H.; Blain, M.; Simonson, R. J.; Tour, J. M.; Wheeler, D. R. “Mass-Fabricated One-Dimensional Silicon Nanogaps for Hybrid Organic/Nanoparticle Arrays,” Nanotechnology 2005, 16, 754-758.

(246) Hadjiev, V. G.; Mitchell, C. A.; Arepalli, S.; Bahr, J. L.; Tour, J.M.; Krishnamoorti, R., “Thermal Mismatch Strains in Sidewall Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes/Polystyrene Nanocomposite,” J. Chem. Phys. 2005, 122, 124708.

(245) Dyke, C. A.; Stewart, M. P.; Tour, J. M. “Separation of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on Silica Gel. Materials Morphology and Raman Excitation Wavelength Affect Data Interpretation,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 4497-4509.

(244) Maya, F.; Chanteau, S. H.; Cheng, L.; Stewart, M. P.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of Fluorinated Oligomers Toward Physical Vapor Deposition Molecular Electronics Candidates,” Chem. Mater. 2005, 17, 1331-1345.

(243) Blum, A. S.; Kushmerick, J. G.; Long, D. P.; Patterson, C. M.; Yang, J. C.; Henderson, J. C.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M.; Shashidar, R.; Ratna, B. R. “Molecularly Inherent Voltage Controlled Conductance Switching,” Nature Mater. 2005, 4, 167-172.

(242) Dyke, C. A.; Tour, J. M. “Feature Article: Covalent Functionalization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Materials Applications,” J. Phys. Chem. A. 2004, 108, 11151-11159.

(241) Selzer, Y.; Cai, L.; Cabassi, M. A.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M.; Mayer, T. S.; Allara, D. L. “Effect of Local Environment on Molecular Conduction: Isolated Molecule versus Self-Assembled Monolayer,” Nano Lett. 2005, 5, 61-65.

(240) Yu, L. H.; Keane, Z. K.; Ciszek, J. W.; Cheng, L.; Stewart, M. P.; Tour, J. M.; Natelson, D. “Inelastic Electron Tunnelling Via Molecular Vibrations in Single-Molecule Transistors,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 2004, 92, 266802.

(239) James, D. K.; Tour, J. M. “Electrical Measurements in Molecular Electronics,” Chem. Mater. 2004, 16, 4423-4435.

(238) Zhang, D.; Liu, Z.; Han, S.; Li, C.; Lei, B.; Stewart, M. P.; Tour, J. M.; Zhou, C. “Magnetite (Fe3O4) Core-Shell Nanowires: Synthesis and Magnetoresitance,” Nano Lett. 2004, 4, 2151-2155.

(237) Dameron, A. A.; Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M. Weiss, P. S. “Effects of Hindered Internal Rotation on Packing and Conductance of Self-assembled Monolayers,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2004, 108, 16761-16767.

(236) Seminario, J. M.; Ma, Y.; Agapito, L. A.; Yan, L. Araujo, R. A.; Bingi, S.; Vadlamani, N. S.; Chagarlamudi, K.; Sudarshan, T. S.; Myrick, M. L.; Colavita, P. E.; Franzon, P. D.; Nackashi, D. P.; Cheng, L.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M. “Clustering Effects on Discontinuous Gold Film NanoCells,” J. Nanosci. Nanotech. 2004, 4, 907-917.

(235) Khondaker, S. I.; Yao, Z.; Cheng, L.; Henderson, J. C.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M. “Electron Transport Through Single Phenylene-Ethynylene Molecular Junctions at Low Temperature,” App. Phys. Lett. 2004, 85, 645-647.

(234) Zangmeister, C. D.; Robey, S. W.; van Zee, R. D.; Yao Y.; Tour, J. M. “Fermi Level Alignment and Electronic Levels in ‘Molecular Wire’ Self-Assembled Monolayers on Au,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2004, 108, 16187-16193.

(233) Ciszek, J. W.; Stewart, M. P.; Tour, J. M. “Spontaneous Assembly of Organic Thiocyanates on Gold Surfaces. Alternative Precursors for Gold Thiolate Assemblies,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 13172-13173.

(232) Lewis, P. A.; Inman, C. E.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M.; Hutchison, J. E.; Weiss, P. S., “Mediating Conformational Switching of Single Molecules Using Chemical Functionality,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 12214-12215.

(231) Richter, L. J.; Yang, C. S. -C.; Wilson, P. T.; Hacker, C. A.; van Zee, R. D.; Stapleton, J. J.; Allara, D. L.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M. “Optical Characterization of Oligo (phenylene ethynlyene) Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold,” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2004, 108, 12547-12559.

(230) Monnell, J. D.; Stapleton, J. J.; Jackiw, J.; Dunbar, T.; Reinerth, W. A.; Dirk, S. M.; Tour, J. M.; Allara, D. A.; Weiss, P. S. “Ordered Local Domain Structures of Decaneselenolate and Dodecaneselenolate Assemblies on Au{111},” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2004, 108, 9834-9841.

(229) Hudson, J. L.; Casavant, M. J.; Tour, J. M. “Water-Soluble, Exfoliated, Nonroping Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 11158-11159.

(228) Maya, F.; Flatt, A. K.; Stewart, M. P.; Shen, D. E.; Tour, J. M. “Formation and Analysis of Self-Assembled Monolayers from U-Shaped Oligo(phenylene ethynylene)s as Candidates for Molecular Electronics,” Chem. Mater. 2004 , 16, 2987-2997.

(227) James, D. K.; Tour, J. M. “Molecular Wires,” Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology , Marcel Dekker, 2004, 2177-2195.

(226) James, D. K.; Tour, J. M. “Molecular Electronic Logic and Memory,” in Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology , Marcel Dekker, 2004, 2067-2080.

(225) Chen, J.; Reed, M. A.; Dirk, S. M.; Price, D. W.; Rawlett, A. M.; Tour, J. M.; Grabisha, D. S.; Bennett, D. W. “Molecular Electronic Devices” in Advanced Semiconductor and Organic Nano-Techniques (Part III), Morkoc, H., Ed., Elsevier Science, 2004, pp. 43-187.

(224) Stephenson, J. J.; Jurs, J. L.; Tour, J. M. “Vinyl Bisphenol C for Flame Retardant Polymers,” Proceedings of the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, Long Beach 2004 Vol. 49.

(223) Shirai, Y.; Zhao, Y.; Cheng, L.; Tour, J. M. “Facile Synthesis of Multifullerene-OPE Hybrids via in Situ Ethynylation,” Org. Lett. 2004, 6, 2129-2132.

(222) Dahiya, J. N.; Athinarayanan, R.; Roberts, J. A.; Tour, J. M., Price, D. W. Jr. “Microwave Absorption in Liquid Crystals and Carbon Nanotubes,” Proc. SPIE, The International Society for Optical Engineering, Microwave and Optical Technology 2003, 5445, 32-37.

(221) Roberts, J. A.; Imholt, T.; Ye, Z.; Dyke, C. A.; Price, D. W., Jr.; Tour, J. M. “Electromagnetic Wave Properties of Polymer Blends of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes Using a Resonant Microwave Cavity as a Probe,” J. App. Phys. 2004, 95, 4352-4356.

(220) Cheng, L.; Stewart, M. P.; Maya, F.; Kosynkin, D. V.; Dirk, S. M.; He, J.; Hong, Z.; Stapleton, J. J.; McGuiness, C. L.; Nackashi, D. P.; Yao, Y.; Flatt, A. K.; St. Angelo, S. K.; Allara, D, L.; Mallouk, T. E.; Franzon, P. D.; Tour, J. M. “Molecular Electronics: NanoCell Electronic Memories and Direct Covalent Attachment of Molecules to Oxide-Free Silicon for Construction Of Hybrid Devices,” in Foundations of Nanoscience, Self Assembled Architectures and Devices, Science Technica, 2004, pp 199-203.

(219) Zangmeister, C. D.; Robey, S. W.; van Zee, R. D.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M. “Valance Electron Orbitals of an Oligo(para-phenylene-ethynylene)thiol on Gold,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 3420-3421.

(218) Fan, F.-R.; Yao, Y.; Cai, L.; Cheng, L.; Tour, J. M.; Bard, A. J. “Structure-Dependent Charge Transport and Storage in Self-Assembled Monolayers of Compounds of Interest in Molecular Electronics: Effect of Tip Material, Head Group and Surface Concentration,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 4035-4042.

(217) Dyke, C. A.; Tour, J. M. “Overcoming the Insolubility of Carbon Nanotubes through High Degrees of Sidewall Functionalization,” Chem. Eur. J. 2004, 10, 812-817.

(216) Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of Ladder Polyaromatics as New Molecular Device Candidates,” Tetrahedron Lett. 2004, 45, 2801-2803.

(215) Cheng, L.; Yang, J.; Yao, Y.; Price, D. W., Jr.; Dirk, S. M.; Tour, J. M. “Comparative Study of Electrochemically-Directed Assembly vs. Conventional Self-Assembly of Thioacetyl-Terminated Oligo(phenylene ethynylene)s on Gold and Platinum Surfaces,” Langmuir 2004, 20, 1335-1341.

(214) Wang, W.; Lee, T.; Kamdar, M.; Reed, M. A.; Stewart, M. P.; Huang, J. J.; Tour, J. M. “Electrical Characterization of Metal-Molecule-Silicon Junctions,” in Molecular Conference III, V 1006, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Reimers, J.; Picconatto, C.; Ellenbogen, J.; Shashidar, R. Eds. 2003, 1006, 36-47.

(213) Fan, F. F.; Lai, R. Y.; Cornil, J.; Karzazi, Y.; Brédas, J.-L.; Cai, L.; Cheng, L.; Yao, Y.; Price, D. W., Jr., Dirk, S. M.; Tour, J. M.; Bard A. J. “Electrons Are Transported Through Phenylene-Ethynylene Oligomer Monolayers via Localized Molecular Orbitals,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 2568-2573.

(212) Flatt, A. K.; Yao, Y.; Maya, F.; Tour, J. M. “Orthogonally Functionalized Oligomers For Controlled Self-Assembly,” J. Org. Chem. 2004, 69, 1752-1755.

(211) Maya, F.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of Terphenyl Oligomers as Molecular Electronic Device Candidates,” Tetrahedron 2004, 60, 81-92.

(210) Stewart, M. P.; Maya, F.; Kosynkin, D. V.; Dirk, S. M.; Stapleton, J. J.; McGuiness, C. L.; Allara, D. L; Tour, J. M. “Direct Covalent Grafting of Conjugated Molecules onto Si, GaAs, and Pd Surfaces from Aryldiazonium Salts,” J. Am. Chem Soc. 2004, 126, 370-378.

(209) Dyke, C. A.; Stewart, M. P.; Maya, F.; Tour, J. M., “Diazonium-Based Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes: XPS and GC-MS Analysis and Mechanistic Implications,” SynLett 2004, 155-160.

(208) Wang, W.; Lee, T.; Kamdar, M.; Reed, M. A.; Stewart, M. P.; Hwang, J.-J.; Tour, J. M. “Electrical Characterization of Metal-Molecule-Silicon Junctions,” Superlatt. Microstruc. 2003, 33, 217-226.

(207) Chanteau, S. H.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of Anthropomorphic Molecules: The Nanoputians,” J. Org. Chem. 2003, 68, 8750-8766.

(206) Pham, J. Q.; Mitchell, C. A.; Bahr, J. L.; Tour, J. M.; Krishnamoorti, R.; Green, P. F.; “Glass Transition of Polymer/Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Composite Films,” J. Polym. Sci. Part B: Polym. Phys. 2003, 41, 3339-3345.

(205) Stapleton, J. J.; Harder, P.; Daniel, T. A.; Reinard, M. D.; Yao, Y.; Price, D. W.; Tour, J. M.; Allara, D. L. “Self-Assembled Oligo(phenylene-ethynylene) Molecular Electronic Switch Monolayers on Gold: Structures and Chemical Stability,” Langmuir 2003, 19, 8245-8255.

(204) Tour, J. M.; Cheng, L.; Nackashi, D. P.; Yao, Y.; Flatt, A. K.; St. Angelo, S. K.; Mallouk, T. E.; Franzon, P. D. “NanoCell Electronic Memories,” J. Am. Chem Soc. 2003, 125, 13279-13283.

(203) Imholt, T. J.; Dyke, C. A.; Hasslacher, B.; Perez, J. M.; Price, D. W.; Roberts, J. A.; Scott, J. B.; Wadhawan, A.; Ye, Z.; Tour, J. M. “Nanotubes in Microwave Fields: Light Emission, Intense Heat, Out-Gassing and Reconstruction,” Chem. Mater. 2003, 15, 3969-3970.

(202) Flatt, A. K.; Dirk, S. M.; Henderson, J. C.; Shen, D. E.; Su, J.; Reed, M. A.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis and Testing of New End-functionalized Oligomers for Molecular Electronics,” Tetrahedron 2003, 59, 8555-8570.

(201) Donhauser, Z. J.; Price D. W., Jr.; Tour, J. M.; Weiss P. S. “Control of Alkanethiolate Monolayer Structure Using Vapor-Phase Annealing,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 11462-11463.