Recent Publications

Photochemical synthesis of biocompatible and antibacterial silver nanoparticles embedded within polyurethane polymers

S. Saez, C. Fasciani, K. G. Stamplecoskie, L. B.-P. Gagnon, T.-F. Mah, M. L. Marin, E. I. Alarcon and J.C. Scaiano, "Photochemical synthesis of biocompatible and antibacterial silver nanoparticles embedded within polyurethane polymers", Photochem.Photobiol. Sci. 14, 661-664, (2015).

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Visible-Light Actinometry and Intermittent Illumination as Convenient Tools to Study Ru(bpy)3Cl2 Mediated Photoredox Transformations

Pitre, S.P., C.D. McTiernan, W. Vine, R. DiPucchio, M. Grenier & J.C. Scaiano, “Visible-Light Actinometry and Intermittent Illumination as Convenient Tools to Study Ru(bpy)3Cl2 Mediated Photoredox Transformations”. (Nature) Scientific Reports, 5, 16397 (2015).
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Safety and Efficacy of Composite Collagen-Silver Nanoparticle Hydrogels as Tissue Engineering Scaffolds

E.I. Alarcon, Klas Udekwu, C.W. Noel, L.B.-P. Gagnon, P.K. Taylor, B. Vulesevic, M.J. Simpson, S. Gkotzis, M. Mirazul Islam, C.-J. Lee, A. Richter-Dahlfors, T.-F. Mah, E.J. Suuronen, J.C. Scaiano, and M. Griffith, “Safety and Efficacy of Composite Collagen-Silver Nanoparticle Hydrogels as Tissue Engineering Scaffolds”, Nanoscale, 7, 18789-18798 (2015).

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Study of Single Catalytic Events at Copper-in-Charcoal: Localization of Click Activity Through Sub-Diffraction Observation of Single Catalytic Events

M. R. Decan and J. C. Scaiano, “Study of Single Catalytic Events at Copper-in-Charcoal: Localization of Click Activity Through Sub-Diffraction Observation of Single Catalytic Events”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6, 4049–4053 (2015).

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Polynuclear Gold (I) Complexes in Photoredox Catalysis: Understanding their Reactivity through Characterization and Kinetic Analysis

C. D. McTiernan, M. Morin, T. McCallum, J. C. Scaiano and L. Barriault, “Polynuclear Gold (I) Complexes in Photoredox Catalysis: Understanding their Reactivity through Characterization and Kinetic Analysis”, Catal. Sci. Tech., 6, 201–207 (2016).

Polynuclear Gold (I) Complexes in Photoredox Catalysis- Understanding their Reactivity through Characterization and Kinetic Analysis
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Dye synthesis in the Pechmann reaction: catalytic behaviour of samarium oxide nanoparticles studied using single molecule fluorescence microscopy

G.K. Hodgson, S. Impellizzeri and J.C. Scaiano, “Dye synthesis in the Pechmann reaction: catalytic behaviour of samarium oxide nanoparticles studied using single molecule fluorescence microscopy”, Chem. Sci., 7, 1314-1321, (2016).

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Heterogeneous photocatalytic C–C coupling: mechanism of plasmon-mediated reductive dimerization of benzyl bromides by supported gold nanoparticle

A.E. Lanterna, A. Elhage and J.C. Scaiano, “Heterogeneous photocatalytic C–C coupling: mechanism of plasmon-mediated reductive dimerization of benzyl bromides by supported gold nanoparticle”, Catal. Sci. Tech., 5 (9), 4336-4340 (2015).

Heterogeneous photocatalytic C–C coupling- mechanism of plasmon-mediated reductive dimerization of benzyl bromides by supported gold nanoparticle

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Thermoplasmonic ssDNA Dynamic Release from Gold Nanoparticles Examined with Advanced Fluorescence Microscopy

S. Simoncelli, H. d. A. Weerasekera, C. Fasciani, C. N. Boddy, P.F. Aramendia, E. I. Alarcon and J.C. Scaiano, "Thermoplasmonic ssDNA Dynamic Release from Gold Nanoparticles Examined with Advanced Fluorescence Microscopy", J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6, 1499-1503 (2015)

Thermoplasmonic ssDNA Dynamic Release from Gold Nanoparticles Examined with Advanced Fluorescence Microscopy


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