Recent Publications

82. “Synthesis, Structure, and Function of Internally Functionalized Dendrimers” Smith, R. J.; Gorman, C. B.; Menegatti, S.; J. Polym. Sci. 2021, 59, 10-28.

81. “Exploring the Physicochemical and Morphological Properties of Peptide‐hybridized Dendrimers (DendriPeps) and their Aggregates” Smith, R. J.; Fabiani, T.; Wang, S.; Ramesh, S.; Khan, S.; Santiso, E.; Barrosa da Silva, F. L.; Gorman, C.B.; Menegatti, S. J. Polym Sci. 2020, 58, 2234-2247.

80. “Synthesis of 5,12-Diazapentacenes and Their Properties” Garcia, R. C.; Pech, M. J.; Sommer, R.; Gorman, C. B. The Journal of Organic Chemistry , 2019, 84(23), 15079-15086.

79. “DendriPeps: Expanding Dendrimer Functionality by Hybridizing Poly(amidoamine) (PAMAM) Scaffolds with Peptide Segments” Smith, R. J.; Gorman, C. B.; Menegatti, S. Macromol. Rapid Commun , 2019, 40, 1900325.

78. “Amidation of Polyesters Is Slow in Nonaqueous Solvents: Efficient Amidation of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) with 3-Aminopropyltriethoxysilane in Water for Generating Multifunctional Surfaces” Castillo, G. A.; Wilson, L.; Efimenko, K.; Dickey, M. D.; Gorman, C. B.; Genzer, J. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces , 2016, 8, 35641-35649.

77. “Resisting Protein Adsorption on Biodegradable Polyester Brushes” Hu, X.-F.; Gorman, C. B. Acta Biomater., 2014, 10(8), 3497-3504.

76. “Comparison of the Growth and Degradation of Poly(Glycolic Acid) and Poly(e-Caprolactone) Brushes” Hu, X.-F.; Hu, G.-F.; Crawford, K.; Gorman, C. B. J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem., 2013, 51, 4643-4649  

75. “Surface-Initiated Polymerization by Means of Novel, Stable, Non-Ester-Based Radical Initiator” Bain, E, D.; Dawes, K.; Özçam, A. E.; Hu, X.-F.; Gorman, C. B.; Šrogl, J.; Genzer, J. Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 3802-3815.  

74. “Chemical amplification for in-gel DNA detection” He, P.; Tucker, E. Z.; Gorman, C. B.; He, L. Anal. Methods, 2011, 3, 2463-2468.  

73. “Effects of Temperature and pH on the Degradation of Poly(lactic acid) Brushes” Xu, L.; Crawford, K.; Gorman, C. B. Macromolecules, 2011, 44(12), 4777-4782.  

72. “Standing Up versus Looping Over: Controlling the Geometry of Self-Assembled Monolayers of a,?-Diynes on Gold” Kim, Y.-H.; Gorman, C. B. Langmuir, 2011, 27(10), 6069-6075.  

71. “Overcoming challenges in the palladium-catalyzed synthesis of electron deficient ortho-substituted aryl acetonitriles” Brannock, M. C.; Behof, W. J.; Morrison, G.; Gorman, C. B. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2011, 9(8), 2661 – 2666.  

70. “Terminal Alkynes as an Ink or Background SAM in Replacement Lithography: Adventitious versus Directed Replacement” Tucker, E. Z.; Gorman, C. B. Langmuir, 2010, 26(18), 15027–15034.  

69. “Poly(Lactic Acid) Brushes Grow Longer at Lower Temperatures” Xu, L.; Gorman, C. B.; J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem., 2010, 48(15), 3362-3367.  

68. “Dendritically Encapsulated, Water Soluble Fe4S4: Synthesis and Electrochemical Properties“ Sharma, A. K.; Kim, N.; Cameron, C. S.; Lyndon, M.; Gorman, C. B. Inorg. Chem., 2010, 49(11), 5072-5078.  

67. “Cascade cyclization to produce a series of fused, aromatic molecules” Behof, W. J.; Wang, D.; Niu, W.; Gorman, C. B. Org. Lett., 2010, 12(9), 2146–2148 (Selected as SynFact of the month: Synfacts 2010, 7, 0763-0763).  

R27. “Dendritic encapsulation of redox-active units” Gorman, C. B. in Electrochemistry of Functional Supramolecular Systems, Venturi, M.; Ceroni, P.; Credi, A. eds. John Wiley & Sons, 2009.

66. “Aminoisoquinolines as Colorimetric Hg2+ Sensors: The Importance of Molecular Structure and Sacrificial Base” Wan, Y.; Niu, W.; Behof, W. J.; Wang, Y.; Boyle, P., Gorman, C. B. Tetrahedron, 2009, 65, 4293-4297.  

65. “Nano–Encapsulation and Stabilization of Single–Molecule/Particle Electronic Nano–Assemblies using Low-Temperature Atomic Layer Deposition” Na, J.-S.; Ayres, J.; Chandra, K.; Gorman, C.; Parsons, G. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2008, 112, 20510–20517.  

64. “Effect of Substrate Geometry on Polymer Molecular Weight and Polydispersity during Surface-Initiated Polymerization” Gorman, C. B.; Petrie, R. J.; Genzer J. Macromolecules 2008, 41, 4856-4865.  

R26. “Chlorosulfonic Acid” Sharma, A. K.; Gorman, C. B. in e-EROS Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Paquette, L. A.; Crich, D.; Fuchs, P. L.; Molander, G. eds.; John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.  

63. “Real-time conductivity analysis through single-molecule electrical junctions” Na, J.-S.; Ayres, J.; Chandra, K. L.; Gorman, C. B.; Parsons, G. N. Nanotechnology 2007, 18, 424001.  

62. “Alkanethiol Reductive Desorption from Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold, Platinum and Palladium Substrates” Williams, J. A.; Gorman, C. B. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111(34), 12804-12810.  

61. “Effect of Dendrimer Generation on Electron Self-Exchange Kinetics between Metal(tris-bipyridine) Core Dendrimers” Hong, Y-R.; Gorman, C. B. Chem. Commun., 2007, 3195-3197.  

60. “An Effective, Orthogonal Deprotection Strategy for Differentially Functionalized, Linear and Y-Shaped Oligo-Phenylene Ethynylenes” Chandra, K. L.; Zhang, S., Gorman, C. B. Tetrahedron, 2007, 63(30), 7120-7132.  

59. “Self-Assembled Monolayers of Terminal Alkynes on Gold” Zhang, S.; Chandra, K. L.; Gorman C. B. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129(16), 4876-4877.  

58. “Enhanced Conduction through Isocyanide Terminal Groups in Alkane and Biphenylene Molecules Measured in Molecule/Nanoparticle/Molecule Junctions” Chu, C.-W.; Ayres, J. A.; Stefanescu, D. M.; Walker, B. R.; Gorman, C. B.; Parsons, G. N. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 8080-8085.  

57. “Scanning Tunneling Microscopy-Based Replacement Lithography on Self-Assembled Monolayers: Comparison of Gold, Palladium and Platinum Substrates” Williams, J. A.; Gorman C. B. Langmuir, 2007, 23(6), 3103-3105.  

56. “Conduction Mechanisms and Stability of Single Molecule Nanoparticle/Molecule/Nanoparticle Junctions” Na, J.-S.; Ayres, J.; Chandra, K. L., Chu, C.-W.; Gorman, C. B.; Parsons, G. N. Nanotechnology 2007, 18, 035203.  

55. “Efficient synthesis of halo indanones via chlorosulfonic acid mediated Friedel-Craft cyclization of aryl propionic acids and their use in alkylation reactions” Sharma, A. K.; Subramani, A. V.; Gorman, C. B. Tetrahedron 2007, 63, 389–395.  

R25. “Encapsulation Effects on Homogeneous Electron Self-Exchange Dynamics in Tris(bipyridine) Iron-Core Dendrimers” Hong, Y. R.; Gorman, C. B. in Metal-Containing and Metallo-Supramolecular Polymers and Materials, ACS Symposium Series Vol. 928, Newkome, G. R.; Manners, I.; Schubert, U. S., eds.; American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 2006, 205-214.

R24. “Patterned Self Assembled Monolayers via Scanning Probe Lithography” Gorman, C. B.; Williams, J. A.; Lewis, M. S. in Scanning Probe Microscopy: Electrical and Electromechanical Phenomena on the Nanoscale, S. V. Kalinin, S. V. and Gruverman, A. eds; Springer, New York, 2006.

54. “Redox-gated electron transport in electrically wired ferrocene molecules” Xiao, X.-Y.; Brune, D.; He, J.; Lindsay, S.; Gorman, C. B.; Tao, N.-J. Chem. Phys., 2006, 326 (1), 138-143.  

53. “Attenuating Electron-Transfer Rates via Dendrimer Encapsulation: The Case of Metal Tris(bipyridine) Core Dendrimers” Hong, Y.-R.; Gorman, C. B. Langmuir, 2006, 22, 10506-10509.

52. “Detection of DNA Point Mutation by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization” Lou, X.-H.; Lewis, M. S.; Gorman, C. B.; He, L. Anal. Chem., 2005; 77(15); 4698-4705.