Publications of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Chemistry and Biochemistry Department faculty.


Submissions from 2021


New Dithiocarbamates as a Possible Human Serum Albumin Metal Carrier in Drug Delivery Systems and Their Antioxidant and Antiproliferative Activities, Saadi M.D. Al-Nuzal, Azhar M. Haleem, Ken Czerwinski, and Salah M. Haleem

Selective Hydrolysis of Phosphorus(V) Compounds to Form Organophosphorus Monoacids, Jeffrey Ash, Hai Huang, Paula Cordero, and Jun Yong Kang


Special Issue Editorial: Current Advances in Liquid Crystals, Pradip K. Bhowmik


Poly(Pyridinium Salt)s Containing 2,7-Diamino-9,9'-Dioctylfluorene Moieties with Various Organic Counterions Exhibiting Both Lyotropic Liquid-Crystalline and Light-Emitting Properties, Pradip K. Bhowmik, Tae S. Jo, Jung J. Koh, Jongwon Park, Bidyut Biswas, Ronald Carlo G. Principe, Haesook Han, András F. Wacha, and Matti Knaapila

Ionic Liquid Crystals: Synthesis and Characterization via NMR, DSC, POM, X-ray Diffraction and Ionic Conductivity of Asymmetric Viologen Bistriflimide Salts, Pradip K. Bhowmik, Omar Noori, Si L. Chen, Haesook Han, Michael R. Fisch, Christina M. Robb, Aaron Variyam, and Alfonso Martinez-Felipe


Recovery of High Specific Activity Molybdenum-99 From Accelerator-Induced Fission on Low-Enriched Uranium for Technetium-99m Generators, M. Alex Brown, Nathan Johnson, Artem V. Gelis, Milan Stika, Anna G. Servis, Alex Bakken, Christine Krizmanich, Kristin Shannon, Peter Kozak, Amanda Barnhart, Chad Denbrock, Nicolas Luciani, Terry Grimm, and Peter Tkac


Pressure- and Temperature-Dependent Inelastic Neutron Scattering Study of the Phase Transition and Phonon Lattice Dynamics in Para-Terphenyl, Qingan Cai, Michael McIntire, Luke L. Daemen, Chen Li, and Eric Chronister


Colossal Density-Driven Resistance Response in the Negative Charge Transfer Insulator MnS2, Dylan Durkee, Nathan Dasenbrock-Gammon, G. Alexander Smith, Elliot Snider, Dean Smith, Christian Childs, Simon A.J. Kimber, Keith V. Lawler, Ranga P. Dias, and Ashkan Salamat

Software for the Frontiers of Quantum Chemistry: An Overview of Developments in the Q-Chem 5 Package, Evgeny Epifanovsky, Andrew T.B. Gilbert, Xintian Feng, Joonho Lee, Yuezhi Mao, Narbe Mardirossian, Pavel Pokhilko, Alec F. White, Marc P. Coons, Adiran L. Dempwolff, Zhengting Gan, Diptarka Hait, Paul R. Horn, Leif D. Jacobson, Ilya Kaliman, Jorg Kussmann, Adrian W. Lange, Ka Un Lao, Daniel S. Levine, Jie Liu, Simon C. McKenzie, Adrian F. Morrison, Kaushik D. Nanda, Felix Plasser, Dirk R. Rehn, Marta L. Vidal, Zhi-Qiang You, Ying Zhu, Bushra Alam, Benjamin J. Albrecht, and Abdulrahman Aldossary

A 70-Year-Old Mystery in Technetium Chemistry Explained by the New Technetium Polyoxometalate [H7O3]4[Tc20O68] ⋅ 4H2O, Konstantin E. German, Alexander M. Fedoseev, Mikhail S. Grigoriev, Gayane A. Kirakosyan, Thomas Dumas, Christophe Den Auwer, Philippe Moisy, Keith V. Lawler, Paul M. Forster, and Frederic Poineau

Chemical Structure of a Carbon-Rich Layer at the Wet-Chemical Processed Cultformulatext_{2}formulaZnSn(S,Se)formulatext_{4}ltformulagtx002FMo Interface, D. Hauschild, S. J. Wachs, W. Kogler, L. Seitz, James Carter, T. Schnabel, B. Krause, M. Blum, W. Yang, E. Ahlswede, Clemens Heske, and Lothar Weinhardt

Ubiquitin Ligation to F-box Protein Targets by SCF–RBR E3–E3 Super-Assembly, Daniel Horn-Ghetko, David T. Krist, J. Rajan Prabu, Kheewoong Baek, Monique P.C. Mulder, Maren Klügel, Daniel C. Scott, Huib Ovaa, Gary Kleiger, and Brenda A. Schulman

Application of Cerium and Lanthanum Coagulants in Wastewater Treatment—A Comparative Assessment to Magnesium, Aluminum, and Iron Coagulants, George William Kajjumba, Daniel Fischer, Le Anna Risso, Daniel Koury, and Erica J. Marti

Non-Adiabatic Quantum Interference in the Ultracold Li + LiNa → Li2+ Na Reaction, Brian K. Kendrick, Hui Li, Ming Li, Svetlana Kotochigova, James F.E. Croft, and Naduvalath Balakrishnan

Technetium Electrochemistry at the Turn of the Century, Vitaly V. Kuznetsov, Maciej Chotkowski, Frederic Poineau, Mikhail A. Volkov, Konstantin German, and Elena A. Filatova

Decoupling Lattice and Magnetic Instabilities in Frustrated CuMnO2, Keith V. Lawler, Dean Smith, Shaun R. Evans, Antonio M. Dos Santos, Jamie J. Molaison, Jan Willem G. Bos, Hannu Mutka, Paul F. Henry, Dimitri N. Argyriou, Ashkan Salamat, and Simon A.J. Kimber


Coexistence of Metamagnetism and Slow Relaxation of Magnetization in Ammonium Hexafluoridorhenate, James Louis-Jean, Samundeeswari M. Balasekaran, Keith V. Lawler, Adrián Sanchis-Perucho, José Martínez-Lillo, Dean Smith, Paul M. Forster, Ashkan Salamat, and Frederic Poineau

A Flow-Through Cell for the Electrochemical Oxidation of Perfluoroalkyl Substances in Landfill Leachates, Vanessa Y. Maldonado, Greg M. Landis, Mary Ensch, Michael F. Becker, Suzanne E. Witt, and Cory A. Rusinek

Rainbow Scattering in Rotationally Inelastic Collisions of HCl and H2, Masato Morita, Junxiang Zuo, Hua Guo, and Naduvalath Balakrishnan


Next-Generation Diamond Electrodes for Neurochemical Sensing: Challenges and Opportunities, Erin K. Purcell, Michael F. Becker, Yue Guo, Seth A. Hara, Kip A. Ludwig, Collin J. McKinney, Elizabeth M. Monroe, Robert Rechenberg, Cory A. Rusinek, Akash Saxena, James R. Siegenthaler, Caryl E. Sortwell, Cort H. Thompson, James K. Trevathan, Suzanne Witt, and Wen Li


β -Technetium: An Allotrope With a Nonstandard Volume-Pressure Relationship, Emily Siska, Dean Smith, Christian Childs, Daniel Koury, Paul M. Forster, Keith V. Lawler, and Ashkan Salamat

Synthesis of Yttrium Superhydride Superconductor with a Transition Temperature up to 262 K by Catalytic Hydrogenation at High Pressures, Elliot Snider, Nathan Dasenbrock-Gammon, Raymond McBride, Xiaoyu Wang, Noah Meyers, Keith V. Lawler, Eva Zurek, Ashkan Salamat, and Ranga P. Dias


Steep Sulfur Gradient in CZTSSe Solar Cells by H2S-Assisted Rapid Surface Sulfurization, Teoman Taskesen, Devendra Pareek, Dirk Hauschild, Alan Haertel, Lothar Weinhardt, Wanli Yang, Timo Pfeiffelmann, David Nowak, Clemens Heske, and Levent Gütay

Sulfate Speciation Analysis Using Soft X-Ray Emission Spectroscopy, Lothar Weinhardt, Dirk Hauschild, Ralph Steininger, Nan Jiang, Monika Blum, Wanli Yang, and Clemens Heske

X-SPEC: A 70 eV to 15 keV Undulator Beamline for X-Ray and Electron Spectroscopies, Lothar Weinhardt, Ralph Steininger, Dagmar Kreikemeyer-Lorenzo, Stefan Mangold, DIrk Hauschild, David Batchelor, Thomas Spangenberg, and Clemens Heske

Dynamic Effects and Hydrogen Bonding in Mixed-Halide Perovskite Solar Cell Absorbers, Regan G. Wilks, Axel Erbing, Golnaz Sadoughi, David E. Starr, Evelyn Handick, Frank Meyer, Andreas Benkert, Marcella Iannuzzi, Dirk Hauschild, Wanli Yang, Monika Blum, Lothar Weinhardt, Clemens Heske, Henry J. Snaith, Michael Odelius, and Marcus Bar


Regulation of DNA Replication Licensing and Re-Replication by cdt1, Hui Zhang

Submissions from 2020

Corrosion Studies of Stainless Steel 304 L in Nitric Acid in the Presence of Uranyl Nitrate: Effect of Temperature and Nitric Acid Concentration, Hugues Badet and Frederic Poineau

NEDD8 Nucleates a Multivalent Cullin–RING–UBE2D Ubiquitin Ligation Assembly, Kheewoong Baek, David A. Krist, J. Rajan Prabu, Spencer Hill, Maren Klügel, Lisa-Marie Neumaier, Susanne Von Gronau, Gary Kleiger, and Brenda A. Schulman

Towards Mid-Valent Rhenium Fluoro-Phosphine Complexes Via Hexafluoridorhenate(IV) Anion Pathway Assisted by Trifluoro Acetic Acid, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran, Adelheid Hagenbach, and Frederic Poineau


Thermotropic Liquid-Crystalline and Light-Emitting Properties of Bis(4-aalkoxyphenyl) Viologen Bis(triflimide) Salts, Pradip K. Bhowmik, Muhammed Kareem M. Al-Karawi, Shane T. Killarney, Erenz J. Dizon, Anthony Chang, Jongin Kim, Si L. Chen, Ronald Carlo G. Principe, Andy Ho, and Haesook Han


Potential Application of Ionic Liquids for Electrodeposition of the Material Targets for Production of Diagnostic Radioisotopes, Maciej Chotkowski, Damian Połomski, and Kenneth Czerwinski

Using Temperature Dependent Fluorescence to Evaluate Singlet Fission Pathways in Tetracene Single Crystals, Chad D. Cruz, Eric L. Chronister, and Christopher J. Bardeen

A Combined Current Density Technique for the Electrochemical Oxidation of Perfluorooctanoic Acid (Pfoa) With Boron‐Doped Diamond, Mary Ensch, Cory A. Rusinek, Michael F. Becker, and Thomas Schuelke

Observation of Double Excitations in the Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering of Nitric Oxide, Adam E. A. Fouda, Linsey C. Seitz, Dirk Hauschild, Monika Blum, Wanli Yang, and Clemens Heske


Author Correction: Closing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle with a Simplified Minor Actinide Lanthanide Separation Process (ALSEP) and Additive Manufacturing, Artem V. Gelis, Peter Kozak, Andrew T. Breshears, M. Alex Brown, Cari Launiere, Emily L. Campbell, Gabriel B. Hall, Tatiana G. Levitskaia, Vanessa E. Holfeltz, and Gregg J. Lumetta

Conversion of Uranium Hexafluoride and Recovery of Uranium From Ionic Liquids, David W. Hatchett, Kenneth R. Czerwinski, Katherine Luebke, and Cassara Higgins


Machine Learning Corrected Quantum Dynamics Calculations, A. Jasinski, J. Montaner, R. C. Forrey, B. H. Yang, P. C. Stancil, Naduvalath Balakrishnan, J. Dai, A. Vargas-Hernandez, and R. V. Krems

The Extent of Ssa1/Ssa2 Hsp70 Chaperone Involvement in Nuclear Protein Quality Control Degradation Varies With the Substrate, Ramon D. Jones, Charisma Enam, Rebeca Ibarra, Heather R. Borror, Kaitlyn E. Mostoller, Eric K. Fredrickson, JiaBei Lin, Edward Chuang, Zachary March, James Shorter, Tommer Ravid, Gary Kleiger, and Richard G. Gardner


Non-Adiabatic Quantum Dynamics of the Ultracold Li+LiNa→ Li2+Na Chemical Reaction, B. K. Kendrick, M. Li, H. Li, S. Kotochigova, J. F.E. Croft, and Balakrishnan Naduvalath

Solvothermal Synthesis and Solid-State Characterization of Metal-Metal Bonded Tetracarboxylatoditechnetium(II,III) Polymers, William M. Kerlin, Frederic Poineau, Kenneth R. Czerwinski, Alfred P. Sattelberger, and Paul M. Forster

Hybrid Chemical Bath Deposition-CdS/sputter-Zn(O,S) Alternative Buffer for Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Based Solar Cells, Willi Kogler, Thomas Schnabel, Erik Ahlswede, Teoman Taskesen, Levent Gütay, Dirk Hauschild, Lothar Weinhardt, Clemens Heske, Jasmin Seeger, Michael Hetterich, and Michael Powalla

Supporting English Language Learners in College Science Classrooms Insights From Chemistry Students, Eshani N. Lee, Marykay Orgill, and Carolanne Kardash

Optimized Synthesis of Thermally Stable Axially Modified Pyrazine-Acene Nanoribbon With Gelation Properties, Sae Hui Lee, Marco S. Valverde Paredes, Taylor J. Rappenecker, Kathleen A. Robins, and Dong-Chan Lee

Aqueous Solubility of Beryllium(II) at Physiological pH: Effects of Buffer Composition and Counterions, Rebecca C. Lim, Bhagya De Silva, Ji Hye Park, Vernon F. Hodge, and Ronald K. Gary

Linkage-Specific Ubiquitin Chain Formation Depends on a Lysine Hydrocarbon Ruler, Joanna Liwocha, David T. Krist, Gerbrand J. van der Heden van Noort, Fynn M. Hansen, Vinh H. Truong, Ozge Karayel, Nicholas Purser, Daniel Houston, Nicole Burton, Mark J. Bostock, Michael Sattler, Matthias Mann, Joseph S. Harrison, Gary Kleiger, Huib Ovaa, and Brenda A. Schulman


A High-Fat/High-Protein, Atkins-Type Diet Exacerbates Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile Infection in Mice, whereas a High-Carbohydrate Diet Protects, Chrisabelle C. Mefferd, Shrikant S. Bhute, Jacqueline R. Phan, Jacob V. Villarama, Dung M. Do, Stephanie Alarcia, Ernesto Abel-Santos, and Brian P. Hedlund

Stereodynamics of Ultracold Rotationally Inelastic Collisions, Masato Morita and Naduvalath Balakrishnan

Stereodynamics of Rotationally Inelastic Scattering in Cold He + HD Collisions, Masato Morita and Balakrishnan Naduvalath

Stereodynamic Control of Overlapping Resonances in Cold Molecular Collisions, Masato Morita, Qian Yao, Changjian Xie, Hua Gao, and Naduvalath Balakrishnan

Recovery of Zirconium from Zircaloys Using a Hydrochlorination Process, Rosendo Borjas Nevarez, Bruce McNamara, and Frederic Poineau

Oxidative Dehydrosulfurative Cross-Coupling of 3,4-Dihydropyrimidine-2-thiones with Alkynes for Access to 2-Alkynylpyrimidines, Ngoc Son Le Pham, Hyunik Shin, Jun Yong Kang, and Jeong-Hun Sohn

Synthesis and Physicochemical Properties of the Mixtures Based on Choline Acetate or Choline Chloride, Damian Połomski, Piotr Garbacz, Kenneth Czerwinski, and Maciej Chotkowski

Magneto-Structural Coupling in SrTcxRu1-xO3 (x = 0.25,0.5) Perovskites, Emily M. Reynolds, Carl P. Romao, Helen E.A. Brand, Gordon J. Thorogood, Frederic Poineau, Kenneth R. Czerwinski, and Brendan J. Kennedy

Diamond-based Microelectrodes Fabricated Using the Diamond Growth Side for Neural Sensing, Cory Rusinek, Bin Fan, Cort H. Thompson, Monica Setien, Yue Guo, Robert Rechenberg, Yan Gong, Arthur J. Weber, Michael F. Becker, Erin Purcell, and Wen Li

Regulation of Cullin-RING E3 Ligase Dynamics by Inositol Hexakisphosphate, Daniel C. Scott and Gary Kleiger

Room-Temperature Superconductivity in a Carbonaceous Sulfur Hydride, Elliot Snider, Nathan Dasenbrock-Gammon, Raymond McBride, Matthew Debessai, Hiranya Vindana, Kevin Vencatasamy, Keith V. Lawler, Ashkan Salamat, and Ranga P. Dias


Lead Complexation by Humic Acids and Their Analogs: A Voltammetric Study, Spencer Steinberg and Vernon Hodge


Investigation of the Interaction of Gadolinium with Several Organic Ligands and Humic Acid by Ligand Competition Using 4-(2-Pyridylazo)-Resorcinol (PAR), Spencer Steinberg, Vernon Hodge, and Luis Becerra-Hernandez


Techno-Economic Analysis of Electrocoagulation on Water Reclamation and Bacterial/Viral Indicator Reductions of a High-Strength Organic Wastewater—Anaerobic Digestion Effluent, Sibel Uludag-Demirer, Nathan Olson, Rebecca Ives, Jean Pierre Nshimyimana, Cory A. Rusinek, Joan B. Rose, and Wei Liao


Impact of UV-Induced Ozone and Low-Energy Ar+-Ion Cleaning on the Chemical Structure of Cu(In,Ga)(S,Se)2 Absorber Surfaces, Victor R. van Maris, Dirk Hauschild, Thomas P. Niesen, Patrick Eraerds, Thomas Dalibor, Jörg Palm, Monika Blum, Wanli Yang, Clemens Heske, and Lothar Weinhardt

Electron Transfer Dynamics and Structural Effects in Benzonitrile Monolayers with Tuned Dipole Moments by Differently Positioned Fluorine Atoms, Philipp Werner, Tobias Wächter, Andika Asyuda, Adrian Wiesner, Martin Kind, Michael Bolte, and Lothar Weinhardt


Countercurrent Actinide Lanthanide Separation Process (ALSEP) Demonstration Test with a Simulated PUREX Raffinate in Centrifugal Contactors on the Laboratory Scale, Andreas Wilden, Fabian Kreft, Dimitri Schneider, Zaina Paparigas, Giuseppe Modolo, Gregg J. Lumetta, Artem V. Gelis, Jack D. Law, and Andreas Geist

Full-Dimensional Quantum Dynamics of SO(X3) in Collision With H2, Benhui Yang, Peng Zhang, Cheng-Kui Qu, Phillip C. Stancil, Joel M. Bowman, Balakrishnan Naduvalath, and Robert C. Forrey

Thoughts on Using Systems Thinking to Develop Chemistry Students’ Professional Skills, Sarah York, Whitney C. Fowler, and MaryKay Orgill


ChEMIST Table: A Tool for Designing or Modifying Instruction for a Systems Thinking Approach in Chemistry Education, Sarah York and MaryKay Orgill

Systems Thinking in Chemistry Education: A New Approach for a New (and Complex) School Year, Sarah York and MaryKay Orgill

Prediction of a Feshbach Resonance in the Below-the-Barrier Reactive Scattering of Vibrationally Excited HD with H, Boyi Zhou, Benhui Yang, Naduvalath Balakrishnan, B. K. Kendrick, and P. C. Stancil

Submissions from 2019


Phosphine Oxide Containing Poly(pyridinium salt)s as Fire Retardant Materials, Maksudul M. Alam, Bidyut Biswas, Alexi K. Nedeltchev, Haesook Han, Asanga D. Ranasinghe, Pradip K. Bhowmik, and Kisholoy Goswami

Metal- and Cholride Readent-Free Synthesis of Mixed Thiophosphates, Jeffery Ash, Hai Huang, and Jun Yong Kang

Graphical Tools for Conceptualizing Systems Thinking in Chemistry Education, Katherine B. Aubrecht, Yehudit Judy Dori, Thomas A. Holme, Rea Lavi, Stephen A. Matlin, MaryKay Orgill, and Heather Skaza-Acosta

Uncovering Multiple Metal–Metal Bonding in a Tetranuclear Fluoride Rhenium Cluster or the Curious Case of {[Ni(H2O)6](NH4)4}[Re4F18]·4H2O, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran, Keith Lawler, Adelheid Hagenbach, Andrea Abram, Ulrich Abram, Alfred Sattelberger, and Frederic Poineau


Bis(tetra­phenyl­arsonium) Hexa­fluorido­technetate(IV) Dihydrate: Preparation, Structure and Spectroscopic Analysis, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran and Frederic Poineau

Relationship Between Teaching Assistants' Perceptions of Student Learning Challenges and Their Use of External Representations when Teaching Acid-Base Titrations in Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Courses, Nicole Baldwin and MaryKay Orgill

Viologen Polymers and Their Application as Functional Materials, Pradip K. Bhowmik


Thermotropic Liquid-Crystalline Properties of Viologens Containing 4-n-alkylbenzenesulfonates†, Pradip K. Bhowmik, Anthony Chang, Jongin Kim, Erenz J. Dizon, Ronald Carlo G. Principe, and Haesook Han


Synthesis, Optical, and Thermal Properties of 2,4,6-Tris(4-Substituted Phenyl)Pyrylium Tosylates And Triflimides, Pradip Kumar Bhowmik, Christina Inbok Lee, Jung Jae Koh, Haesook Han, Ahamed Jubair, Vladimir Kartazaev, and Swapan Kumar Gayen

Biochemistry Instructors' Use of Intentions for Student Learning to Evaluate and Select External Representations of Protein Translation, Thomas J. Bussey and MaryKay Orgill


Modifications of the CZTSe/Mo Back-Contact Interface by Plasma Treatments, Wenjin Chen, Teoman Taskesen, David Nowak, Ulf Mikolajczak, Mohamed H. Sayed, Devendra Pareek, Jorg Ohland, Thomas Schnabel, Erik Ahlswede, Dirk Hauschild, Lothar Weinhardt, Clemens Heske, Jurgen Parisi, and Levent Gutay

Using Teacher Voices to Develop the Asell Schools Professional Development Workshops, Scott Cornish, Alexandra Yeung, Scott H. Kable, MaryKay Orgill, and Manjula D. Sharma


Controlling Rotational Quenching Rates in Cold Molecular Collisions, James F.E. Croft and Balakrishnan Naduvalath

A UO2-Based Salt Target for Rapid Isolation of Fission Products, Jacquelyn M. Dorhout, Marianne P. Wilkerson, and Kenneth R. Czerwinski

Irradiation and Isolation of Fission Products from Uranium Metal-Organic Frameworks, Jacquelyn M. Dorhout, Marianne P. Wilkerson, and Kenneth R. Czerwinski

Semitransparent Sb2S3 Thin Film Solar Cells by Ultrasonic Spray Pyrolysis for Use In Solar Windows, Jako S. Eensalu, Atanas Katerski, Erki Kärber, Lothar Weinhardt, Monika Blum, Clemens Heske, Wanli Yang, Ilona Oja Acik, and Malle Krunks


Semitransparent Sb2S3 Thin Film Solar Cells by Ultrasonic Spray Pyrolysis for Use In Solar Windows, Jako S. Eensalu, Atanas Katerski, Erki Kärber, Lothar Weinhardt, Monika Blum, Clemens Heske, Wanli Yang, Ilona Oja Acik, and Malle Krunks

Indium Tin Oxide Film Characteristics for Cathodic Stripping Voltammetry, Mary Ensch, Bettina Wehring, Greg D. Landis, Elias Garratt, Michael F. Becker, Thomas Schuelke, and Cory A. Rusinek

Interpreting Mixing Relationships in Energetic Melts to Estimate Vapor Contribution and Composition, Marc A. Fitzgerald, Kim B. Knight, Jennifer E.P. Matzel, and Kenneth R. Czerwinski

Future Directions for Systems Thinking in Chemistry Education: Putting the Pieces Together, Alison B. Flynn, MaryKay Orgill, Felix M. Ho, Sarah York, Stephen A. Matlin, David J.C. Constable, and Peter G. Mahaffy


Closing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle with a Simplified Minor Actinide Lanthanide Separation Process (ALSEP) and Additive Manufacturing, Artem V. Gelis, Peter Kozak, Andrew T. Breshears, M. Alex Brown, Cari Launiere, Emily L. Campbell, Gabreil B. Hall, Tatiana G. Levitskaia, Vanessa E. Holfeltz, and Gregg J. Lumetta

Intermixing at the InxSy/Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Heterojunction and Its Impact on the Chemical and Electronic Interface Structure, Dirk Hauschild, Michelle Mezher, Thomas Schnabel, Stefanie Spiering, Willi Kogler, James Carter, Monika Blum, Wanli Yang, Erik Ahlswede, Clemens Heske, and Lothar Weinhardt

Molybdenum Disulfide Catalytic Coatings via Atomic Layer Deposition for Solar Hydrogen Production from Copper Gallium Diselenide Photocathodes, Thomas R. Hellstern, David W. Palm, James Carter, Alex D. DeAngelis, Kimberly Horsley, Lothar Weinhardt, Wanli Yang, Monika Blum, Nicolas Gaillard, Clemens Heske, and Thomas F. Jaramillo

New Strategies for Activation of Phosphonates/Phosphates to Forge Functional Phosphorus Compounds, Hai Huang and Jon Yong Kang


Stereodynamical Control of a Quantum Scattering Resonance in Cold Molecular Collisions, Pablo G. Jambrina, James F.E. Croft, Hua Guo, Mark Brouard, Balakrishnan Naduvalath, and F. Javier Aoiz

Preparation and Molecular Structure of Lanthanum–FcCOO−–DTBbpy Complexes, Natalie Johns, Samudee Mariappan-Balasekaran, Anthony Chang, Pradip K. Bhowmik, and Frederic Poineau


Thermotropic Liquid-Crystalline and Light-Emitting Properties of Poly(pyridinium) Salts Containing Various Diamine Connectors and Hydrophilic Macrocounterions, Tae Soo Jo, Haesook Han, Pradip K. Bhowmik, Benoît Heinrich, and Bertrand Donnio

Non-Universal Behavior in the Ultracold Li + LiNa → Li2 + Na Reaction, Brian Kendrick, James Croft, Naduvalath Balakrishnan, Ming Li, Hui Li, and Svetlana Kotochigova

Geometric Phase Effects in Ultracold Chemical Reactions, Brian K. Kendrick and Balakrishnan Naduvalath

Structures and Phase Transitions in Pertechnetates, Brendan J. Kennedy, Sean Injac, Gordon J. Thorogood, Helen E. A. Brand, and Frederic Poineau

Cadmium Free Cu 2 ZnSnS 4 Solar Cells with 9.7% Efficiency, Jes K. Larsen, Frederik Larsson, Tobias Torndahl, Nishant Saini, Lars Riekehr, Yi Ren, Adyasha Biswal, Dirk Hauschild, Lothar Weinhardt, Clemens Heske, and Charlotte Platzer-Bjorkman

Electrolyte Stability and Discharge Products of an Ionic-Liquid-Based Li–O2 Battery Revealed by Soft X-Ray Emission Spectroscopy, Aline Leon, Andy Fiedler, Monika Blum, Wanli Yang, Marcus Bar, Frieder Scheiba, Helmut Ehrenberg, Clemens Heske, and Lothar Weinhardt