251 – 300 (2005-2006)

(300) Smalley, R. E.; Li, Y.; Moore, V. C.; Price, B. K.; Colorado, R., Jr., Schmidt, H. K.; Hauge, R. H.; Barron, A. R.; Tour, J. M. “Single Wall Carbon Nanotube Amplification: En Route to a Type-Specific Growth Mechanism,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 15824-15829.

(299) He, T.; He, J.; Lu, M.; Chen, B.; Pang, H.; Reus, W. F.; Nolte, W. M.; Nackashi, D. P.; Franzon, P. D.; Tour, J. M. “Controlled Modulation of Conductance in Silicon Devices by Molecular Monolayers,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 14537-14541.

(298) Long, D. P.; Lazorcik, J. L.; Mantooth, B. A.; Moore, M. H.; Ratner, M. A.; Troisi, A.; Yao, Y. Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M.; Shashidhar, R. “The Effects of Hydration on Molecular Junctions,” Nature Mater. 2006, 5, 901-908.

(297) Shirai, Y.; Cheng, L.; Chen, B.; Tour J. M. “Characterization of Self-Assembled Monolayers of Fullerene Derivatives on Gold Surfaces: Implications for Device Evaluations,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 13479-13489.

(296) Shira, Y.; Morin, J.-F.; Sasaki, T.; Guerrero, J.; Tour, J. M. “Recent Progress on Nanovehicles,” Chem. Soc. Rev. 2006, 35, 1043-1055.

(295) Liang, F.; Beach, J. M.; Kobashi, K.; Sadana, A. K.; Vega-Cantu, Y. I.; Tour, J. M.; Billups, W. E. “In-Situ Polymerization Initiated by Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Salts,” Chem. Mater., 2006, 18, 4764-4767.

(294) Price, B. K.; Tour, J. M. “Functionalization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes’On Water’,” J. Am Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 12899-12904.

(293) Byung-Chan, Y.; Shirai, Y.; Tour, J. M. “Synthesis of New Functionalized Azobenzenes for Potential Molecular Electronic Devices,” Tetrahedron 2006, 62, 10303-10310.

(292) Zangmeister, C. D.; Robey, S. W.; van Zee, R. D.; Naciri, J.; Kushmerick, J. G.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M.; Varughese, B.; Xu, B.; Reutt-Robey, J. E “Fermi Level Alignment in Self-Assembled Molecular Layers: The Effect of Coupling Chemistry ,” J. Phys. Chem. B 2006, 110, 17138-17144.

(291) Stephenson, J. J.; Sadana, A. K.; Higginbotham, A. L.; Tour, J. M. “Highly Functionalized and Soluble Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes by Reductive Alkylation and Arylation: the Billups Reaction,” Chem. Mater. 2006, 18, 4658-4661.

(290) Flatt, A. K.; Chen, B.; Taylor, P. G.; Chen, M. Tour, J. M. “Attaching Electronically Active Oligoanilines to Silicon Surfaces,” Chem. Mater. 2006, 18, 4513-4518.

(289) Lörstcher, E.; Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M.; Riel, H. “Reversible and Controllable Switching of a Single-Molecule Junction,” Small 2006, 2, 973-977.

(288) Chen, Z.; Kobashi, K.; Rauwald, U.; Booker, R.; Fan, H.; Hwang, W.-F.; Tour, J. M. “Soluble Ultra-Short Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 10568-10571.

(287) Keane, Z. K.; Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M.; Natelson, D. “Three-Terminal Devices to Examine Single Molecule Conductance Switching,” Nano Lett. 2006, 6, 1518-1521.

(286) Shi, X.; Hudson , J. L; Spicer, P. P.; Tour, J. M.; Krishnamoorti, R.; Mikos, A. G. “Injectable Nanocomposites of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Biodegradable Polymers for Bone Tissue Engineering,” Biomacromolecules, 2006, 7, 2237-2242.

(285) Gergel-Hackett, N.; Majumdar, N.; Martin, Z.; Swami, N.; Harriott, L. R.; Bean, J. C.; Pattanaik, G.; Zangari, G.; Zhu, Y.; Pu, I.; Yao Y.; Tour, J. M. ” The Effects of Molecular Environments on the Electrical Switching with Memory of Nitro-Containing OPEs,” J. Vac. Soc. A. 2006, 24, 1243-1248.

(284) Anderson, R. E.; Colorado, R., Jr.; Crouse, C. Ogrin, D.; Maruyama, B.; Pender, M. J.; Edwards, C. L.; Whitsitt, E.; Moore, V. C.; Koveal, D.; Lupu, C.; Stewart, M. P.; Smalley, R. E.; Tour, J. M.; Barron, A. R. “A Study of the Formation, Purification and Application as SWNT Growth Catalyst of the Nanocluster HxPMo12O40-H4Mo72Fe30(O2CMe)15O254(H2O)98,” Dalton Trans., 2006, 3097-3107

(283) Hamadani, B. H.; Corley, D. A.; Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M.; Natelson, D. “Controlling Charge Injection in Organic Field-Effect Transistors Using Self-Assembled Monolayers,” Nano Lett. 2006, 6, 1303-1306.

(282) James, D. K.; Tour, J M. “Analytical Techniques for Characterization of Organic Molecular Assemblies in Molecular Electronics Devices. A Review” Analyt. Chim. Acta. 2006, 568, 2-19.

(281) Hudson, J. L.; Jian, H.; Leonard, A. D.; Stephenson, J. J.; Tour, J. M. “Triazenes as a Stable Diazonium Source for Use in Functionalizing Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Suspensions,” Chem. Mater. 2006, 18, 2766-2770.

(280) Liopo, A. V.; Stewart, M. P.; Hudson, J. L.; Tour, J. M.; Pappas, T. C. ” Biocompatibility of Native and Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Neuronal Interface ,” J. Nanosci. Nanotech. 2006, 6, 1365-1374.

(279) Natelson, D.; Yu, L. H.; Ciszek, J. W.; Keane, Z. K.; Tour, J. M. “Single-Molecule Transistors: Electron Transfer in the Solid State,” Chem. Phys. 2006, 324, 267-275.

(278) Dyke, C. A.; Tour, J. M. “Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes in Composites,” In Carbon Nanotubes. Properties and Applications, O’Connell, M. J., Ed., CRC, New York, pp 275-294.

(277) Morin, J.-F., Shirai, Y.; Tour, J. M. “En Route to a Motorized Nanocar,” Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 1713-1716.

(276) Shirai, Y.; Osgood, A. J.; Zhao, Y.; Yao , Y.; Saudan, L.; Yang, H.; Yu-Hung, C.; Alemany, L. B.; Sasaki, T.; Morin, J.-F.; Guerrero, J.; Kelly, K. F.; Tour, J. M. “Surface-Rolling Molecules,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 4854-4864.

(275) James, D. K.; Tour, J. M. “Organic Synthesis and Device Testing for Molecular Electronics, ” Aldrichimica Acta 2006, 39, 47-56.

(274) Ciszek, J. W.; Keane, J. K.; Cheng, L.; Stewart, M. P.; Yu, L. H., Natelson, D.; Tour, J. M., “Neutral Complexes of First Row Transition Metals Bearing Unbound Thiocyanates and Their Assembly on Metallic Surfaces ,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 3179-3189.

(273) Majumdar, N.; Gergel-Hackett, N.; Bean, J. C.; Harriott, L. R.; Pattanaik, G.; Zangari, G..; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M. “The Electrical Behavior of Nitro Oligo(phenylene ethynylene)s in Pure and Mixed Monolayers,” J. Elect. Mater. 2006, 35, 140-146.

(272) Moore, A. M.; Dameron, A. A.; Mantooth, B. A.; Smith, R. K.; Fuchs, D. J.; Ciszek, J. W.; Maya, F.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M.; Weiss, P. S. “Molecular Engineering and Measurements to Test Hypothesized Mechanisms in Single Molecule Conductance Switching,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 18, 1959-1967.

(271) Stephenson, J. J.; Hudson, J. L.; Azad, S.; Tour, J. M. “Individualized SWNTs from Bulk Material Using 96% Sulfuric Acid as Solvent,” Chem. Mater. 2006, 18, 374-377.

(270) Yu, L. H.; Keane, Z. K.; Ciszek, J. W.; Cheng, L.; Tour, J. M.; Baruah, T.; Pederson, M. R.; Natelson, D. “Kondo Resonances of Anomalous Gate Dependence in the Electrical Conductivity of Single-Molecule Transistors,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 2005, 95, 256803.

(269) Husband, S. M.; Husband, C. P.; Dean, N.; Tour, J. M. “Mathematics for the Nanocell Approach to Molecular Electronics,” in Graphs and Discovery, Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science, American Mathematical Society, Fajtlowicz, S.; Fowler, P. W.; Hansen, P.; Janowits, M. F.; Roberts, F. S., Eds., 2005, Vol 69, pp. 265-286.

(268) Morgan, A. B.; Jurs, J.; Stephenson, J.; Tour, J. M., “Flame Retardant Materials: Non-Halogenated Additives from Brominated Starting Materials and Inherently Low-Flammability Polymers,” in Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing, Lee, S., Ed.; Taylor & Francis, Inc; New York, 2005; pp.1879-1895.

(267) He, J.; Chen, B.; Flatt, A. K.; Stephenson, J. J.; Doyle C. D.; Tour, J. M. “Metal-Free Silicon-Molecule-Nanotube Testbed and Memory Device,” Nature Mater. 2006, 5, 63-68.

(266) Cai, L.; Cabassi, M. A.; Yoon, H.; Cabarcos, O. M.; McGuiness, C.; Flatt, A. K.; Allara, D. L.; Tour, J. M.; Mayer, T. S. “Reversible Bistable Switching in Nanoscale Thiol-Substituted Oligoaniline Molecular Junctions,” Nano Lett. 2005, 5, 2356-2372.

(265) Lewis, P. A.; Inman, C. E.; Maya, F.; Tour, J. M.; Hutchison, J. E.; Weiss, P. S., “Molecular Engineering of the Polarity and Interactions of Molecular Electronic Switches,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 17421-17426.

(264) Moore, A. M.; Mantooth, B. A.; Donhauser, Z. J.; Maya, F.; Price, D. W. Jr.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M.; Weiss, P. S. “Cross-Step Place Exchange of Oligo(Phenylene-Ethynylene) Molecules,” Nano Lett. 2005, 5, 2292-2297.

(263) Ciszek, J. W.; Tour, J. M. “Mechanistic Implications of the Assembly of Organic Thiocyanates on Precious Metals,” Chem. Mater. 2005, 17, 5684-5690.

(262) Shirai, Y.; Osgood, A. J.; Zhao, Y.; Kelly, K. F.; Tour, J. M. “Directional Control in Thermally Driven Single-Molecule Nanocars,” Nano Lett. 2005, 5, 2330-2334.

(261) Hadjiev, V. G.; Lagoudas, D. C.; Oh, E.-S.; Thakre, P.; Davis, D.; Files, B. S.;Yowell, L.; Arepalli, S.; Bahr, J. L.; Tour, J. M., “Buckling Instabilities of Octadecylamine Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes Embedded in Epoxy,” Composite Sci. Tech. 2006, 66, 128-136.

(260) Monnell, J. D.; Stapleton, J. J.; Dirk, S. M.; Reinerth, W. A.; Tour, J. M.; Allara, D. A.; Weiss, P. S. “Relative Conductances of Alkaneselonate and Alkanethiolate Monolayers on Au{111},” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2005, 109, 20343-20349.

(259) Price, B. K.; Hudson, J. L.; Tour, J. M. “Green Chemical Functionalization of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Ionic Liquids,” J. Am. Chem Soc. 2005, 127, 14867-14870.

(258) Nackashi, D. P.; Di Spigna, N. H.; Winick, D. A.; Amsinck, C. J.; Cheng, L.; Tour, J. M.; Franzon, P. D. “Discontinuous Gold Films for Nanocell Memories,” Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show, Nano Science and Technology Institute, 2004, 3, 45-48.

(257) Majumdar, N.; Gergel, N.; Routenberg, D; Bean, J. C.; Harriott, L. R.; Li, B.; Pu, L.; Yao, Y.; Tour, J. M. ” Nanowell Device for The Electrical Characterization Of Metal-Molecule-Metal Junctions,” J. Vac. Sci. and Tech. B. 2005, 23, 1417-1421.

(256) Chen, B.; Flatt, A. K.; Jian, H.; Hudson J. L.; Tour, J. M. “Molecular Grafting to Silicon Surfaces in Air Using Organic Triazenes as Stable Diazonium Sources and HF as a Constant Hydride-Passivation Source,” Chem. Mater. 2005, 17, 4832-4836.

(255) James, D. K.; Tour, J. M. “Self-Assembled Molecular Electronics,” in Nanoscale Assembly Techniques, Huck, W. T. S., Ed., Springer, New York, 2005, pp 79-98. ISBN 0-387-23608-2.

(254) Gergel, N.; Majumdar, N.; Keyvanfar, K.; Swami, N.; Harriott, L. R.; Bean, J. C.; Pattanaik, G.; Zangar, G.; Yao Y.; Tour, J. M. “Room Temperature Molecular Memory Observed from a Nanowell Device,” J. Vac. Sci. and Tech. A 2005, 23, 880-885.

(253) James, D. K.; Tour, J. M. “Molecular Wires” Top. Curr. Chem. 2005, 257, 33-62.

(252) Flatt, A. K.; Chen, B.; Tour, J. M. “Fabrication of Carbon Nanotube-Molecule-Silicon Junctions,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 8918-8919.

(251) Shi, X.; , Hudson, J. L.; Spicer, P. P.; Tour, J. M.; Krishnamoorti, R.; Mikos, A. G. “Rheological Behavior and Mechanical Characterization of Injectable Poly(propylene fumarate)/Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering,” Nanotechnology 2005, 16, S531-S538.