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Professor George Lisensky
Department of Chemistry
Beloit College
Beloit, WI 53511 USA

Robert H. Solem Emeritus Professor in the Sciences

(608) 363-2225


Chemical Education Activities


Education Publications

  1. George Lisensky, "A Thousand Manipulatable Inorganic Electron-Counting Problems from Crystallography," (Web Resources and Apps, 2023),
  2. George Lisensky, "An Open Inquiry Lab Experiment Preparing Bis(N,N- Diethylethylenediamine) Nickel(II) Complexes," J. Chem. Educ., 99, 4154-4161 (2022) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.2c00162
  3. George Lisensky and Omar M. Yaghi, "Visualizing Pore Packing and Topology in MOFs," J. Chem. Educ., 99, 1998-2004 (2022) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.2c00120
  4. Fabian Dauzvardis, and George Lisensky, "Assembling and Testing a Series of Ion-Selective Electrodes in Analytical Chemistry," J. Chem. Educ., 98, 3312-3318 (2021) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.1c00586
  5. George Lisensky, Fabian Dauzvardis, and Megan M. K. Young, "Periodic Properties Illustrated by CH3NH3Pb(I1-xBrx)3 Solid Solution Perovskite Semiconductors," J. Chem. Educ., 98, 2392-2397 (2021) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.1c00435
  6. George Lisensky, Fabian Dauzvardis, and Tess Jacquez, "Inexpensive Alkaline Fuel Cell for Introductory Chemistry Classes," J. Chem. Educ., 98, 2387-2391 (2021) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.1c00268
  7. George Lisensky, Ross McFarland-Porter, Weltha Paquin, and Kangying Liu, "Synthesis and Analysis of Zinc Copper Indium Sulfide Quantum Dot Nanoparticles," J. Chem. Educ., 97, 806-812 (2020) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.9b00642
  8. George Lisensky, Fabian Dauzvardis, Jiaqi Luo, Jacob Horger, and Emma Koenig, "Emulsion Polymerization, Size Determination, and Self-Assembly of Monodispersed Poly (methyl methacrylate) Nanospheres for Photonics," J. Chem. Educ., 97, 813-819 (2020) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.9b00621
  9. Fabian Dauzvardis, Alexander Knapp, Kaung Nan Dar Shein, George Lisensky, "A Quick and Easy Electroless Deposition and Alkanethiol Treatment to Form a Superhydrophobic Surface," J. Chem. Educ., 97, 184-189 (2020). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.9b00639
  10. E. Koenig, A. Jacobs, and G. Lisensky, “Properties of Semiconductors: Synthesis of Oriented ZnO for Photoelectrochemistry and Photoremediation,” J. Chem. Educ., 94, 738-742 (2017). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.6b00887
  11. George Lisensky, Solid State Stoichiometry (In-Class Activity, 2016),
  12. George Lisensky, Solid State Stoichiometry Online (Web Resources and Apps, 2016)
  13. George Lisensky, Close Packing (In-Class Activity, 2016)
  14. George Lisensky, Cyclic voltammetry animations (Web Resources and Apps, 2016)
  15. Daniel Kissel, Brandon Quillian, Emily Sylvester, George Lisensky, Jacob Lutter, Melanie Sanford, Roxy Swails, and Shirley Lin, Literature Discussion of “Design, synthesis, and carbon-heteroatom coupling reactions of organometallic nickel (IV) complexes.” (2016),"design-synthesis-and-carbon-heteroatom-coupling"
  16. George Lisensky, Brandon Quillian, Daniel Kissel, Jacob Lutter, Melanie Sanford, Roxy Swails, and Shirley Lin, Ni(II) Ni(III) Ni(IV) Electron Counting and Geometries (Problem Set, 2016)
  17. C. Chiaverina, G. Lisensky, "A Nickel Curie point engine," Physics Teacher, (April 2014) 52, 250. DOI: 10.1119/1.4868949
  18. M. Hemling, J. Crooks, P. Oliver, K. Brenner, J. Gilbertson, G. Lisensky, D. Weibel, “Microfluidics for high school chemistry students,” J. Chem. Educ., 91, 112-115 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/ed4003018
  19. K. A. Duncan, C. Johnson, K. McElhinny, S. Ng, K. D. Cadwell, G. M. Zenner Petersen, A. Johnson, D. Horoszewski, K. Gentry, G. Lisensky, and W. C. Crone, “Art as an Avenue to Science Literacy: Teaching Nanotechnology through Stained Glass,” J. Chem. Educ., 87, 1031-1038 (2010). DOI: 10.1021/ed1000922
  20. G. C. Lisensky, K. Lux, and W. C. Crone, “A Web-based Video Lab Manual for Nanoscale Science and Technology,” Nanoscale science and engineering education: Issues, trends and future directions, edited by A. E. Sweeney and S. Seal, ISBN: 1-58883-085-3, 2008.
  21. G. C. Lisensky, D. Horoszewski, K. L. Gentry, G. M. Zenner, and W. C. Crone, “Fats, Oils, and Colors of a Nanoscale Material,” The Science Teacher, 30-35 (December 2006). ERIC: EJ758674
  22. O. M. Castellini, G. C. Lisensky, J. Walz, G. M. Zenner, Wendy C. Crone, “Structure and Properties of Carbon,” The Science Teacher, 36-41 (December 2006). ERIC: EJ758675
  23. G. C. Lisensky, A. C. Payne, K. L. Gentry, A. Comins, S. M. Condren, W. C. Crone, and A. B. Ellis, Polyhedral Model Kit, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI (2006).
  24. E. M. Boatman, G. C. Lisensky, and K. J. Nordell, “A Safer, Easier, Faster Synthesis for CdSe Quantum Dot Nanocrystals,” J. Chem. Ed., 82, 1697-1699 (2005). DOI:10.1021/ed082p1697
  25. G. C. Lisensky and E. M. Boatman, “Colors in Liquid Crystals,” J. Chem. Ed., 82, 1360A (2005). DOI: 10.1021/ed082p1360A
  26. A. K. Bentley, M.. Farhoud, G. C. Lisensky, A. M. L. Nickel, A. B. Ellis, and W. C. Crone, “Template Synthesis and Magnetic Manipulation of Nickel Nanowires,” J. Chem. Ed., 82, 765-768 (2005). DOI: 10.1021/ed082p765
  27. G. C. Lisensky, A. B. Ellis, H. Beall, D. J. Campbell, and, J. Stewart, Build a Better CD Player: How Can You Get Blue Light from a Solid?, ISBN 0-393-92430-0, W. W. Norton, New York, 2004.
  28. G. C. Lisensky, R. Hulet, M. Beug, and S. Anthony, "Soil Equilibria: Where Does Acid Rain Go?", ISBN 0-393-92437-8, W. W. Norton, New York, 2004.
  29. G. C. Lisensky, "Chem Connections Media Resources," ISBN 0-393-10552-0, W. W. Norton, New York, 2004.
  30. K. J. Nordell, N. D. Stanton, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, Amorphous Metal Kit, Publication 20-002, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI, 2002.
  31. S. M. Condren, J. Breitzer, A. C. Payne, A. B. Ellis, C. G. Widstrand, T. F. Kuech, and G. C. Lisensky, "Student-centered, Nanotechnology-enriched Introductory College Chemistry Courses for Engineering Students," Int. J. Engineering Ed., 18, 550 (2002).
  32. J. Breitzer, S. M. Condren, G. C. Lisensky, K. J. Nordell, C. G. Widstrand, and A. B. Ellis, LED Color Strip Kit, Publication 02-001, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI, 2002.
  33. G. C. Lisensky, K. J. Nordell, S. M. Condren, C. G. Widstrand, D. Malone, and A. B. Ellis, Exploring the Nanoworld Activity Kit, Publication 20-001, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI, 2001. Spanish edition 2005.
  34. G. C. Lisensky, S. M. Condren, C. G. Widstrand, J. Breitzer, and A. B. Ellis, "LEDs Are Diodes," J. Chem. Ed., 78, 1664A-1664B (2001). DOI: 10.1021/ed078p1664A
  35. S. M. Condren, G. C. Lisensky, A. B. Ellis, K. J. Nordell, T. F. Kuech, and S. A. Stockman, "LEDs: New Lamps for Old: A Paradigm for Ongoing Curriculum Modernization", J. Chem. Ed., 78, 1033 (2001). DOI: 10.1021/ed078p1033
  36. J. A. Olsen, M. A. Chesnik, K. J. Nordell, M. S. Rzchowski, S. M. Condren, C. R Landis, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Simple and Inexpensive Classroom Demonstrations of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Magnetic Resonance Imaging," J. Chem. Ed. 77, 882 (2000). DOI: 10.1021/ed077p882
  37. D. J. Campbell, J. A. Olsen, C. E. Calderon, P. W. Doolan, E. A. Mengelt, A. B. Ellis, and G. C. Lisensky, "Chemistry with Refrigerator Magnets: From Modeling of Nanoscale Characterization to Composite Fabrication," J. Chem. Ed., 76, 1205-1211 (1999). DOI: 10.1021/ed076p1205
  38. P. Berger, N. Adelman, K. J. Beckman, D. J. Campbell, A. B. Ellis, and G. C. Lisensky, "Preparation and Properties of an Aqueous Based Ferrofluid," J. Chem. Ed., 76, 943-948 (1999). DOI: 10.1021/ed076p943
  39. D. J. Campbell, K. J. Beckman, C. E. Calderon, P. W. Doolan, R. H. Moore, A. B. Ellis, and G. C. Lisensky, "Replication and Compression of Surface Structures with Polydimethylsiloxane Elastomer," J. Chem. Ed., 76, 537-541 (1999). DOI: 10.1021/ed076p537
  40. A. B. Ellis, T. F. Kuech, G. C. Lisensky, D. J. Campbell, S. M. Condren, K. J. Nordell, "Making the Nanoworld Comprehensible: Instructional Materials for Schools and Outreach," J. Nanoparticle Research, 1(1), 147, (1999). DOI: 10.1023/A:1010035306454
  41. K. J. Nordell, A. L. Jackelen, S. M. Condren, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Liver and Onions: DNA Extraction from Animal and Plant Tissues," J. Chem. Ed., 76, 400A-400B (1999). DOI: 10.1021/ed076p400A
  42. G. C. Lisensky, A. A. Lucas, K. J. Nordell, A. L. Jackelen, S. M. Condren, R. H. Tobe, and A. B. Ellis, DNA Optical Transform Kit, Publication 99-001, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI, 1999.
  43. L. E. Parmentier, G. C. Lisensky and B. Spencer, "A Guided Inquiry Approach to NMR Spectroscopy," J. Chem. Ed., 75, 470-471 (1998). DOI: 10.1021/ed075p470
  44. D. J. Campbell, J. K. Lorenz, A. B. Ellis, T. F. Kuech, G. C. Lisensky, M. S. Whittingham, "The Computer as a Materials Science Benchmark," J. Chem. Ed., 75, 297-312 (1998). DOI: 10.1021/ed075p297
  45. J. K. Lorenze, J. A. Olsen, D. J. Campbell, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "A Refrigerator Magnet Analog of Scanning-Probe Microscopy," J. Chem. Ed., 74, 1032A-1032B, (1997). DOI: 10.1021/ed074p1032
  46. A. B. Ellis, R. J. Brainard, K. D. Kepler, D. E. Moore, E. J. Winder, T. F. Kuech, and G. C. Lisensky, "Modulation of the Photoluminescence of Semiconductors by Surface Adduct Modulation: An Application of Inorganic Photochemistry to Chemical Sensing," J. Chem. Ed., 74, 680-684, (1997). DOI: 10.1021/ed074p680
  47. G. C. Lisensky, M. N. Patel, and M. L. Reich, "Experiments with Glow-in-the-Dark Toys: Kinetics of Doped ZnS Phosphorescence," J. Chem. Ed., 73, 1048-1052 (1996). DOI: 10.1021/ed073p1048
  48. E. J. Winder, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Thermoelectric Devices: Solid-State Refrigerators and Electrical Generators in the Classroom," J. Chem. Ed., 73, 940-946 (1996). DOI: 10.1021/ed073p940
  49. J. W. Moore, J. J. Jacobsen, K. H. Jetzer, G. Gilbert, F. Mattes, D. Phillips, G. Lisensky, and G. Zweerink, "ChemDemos II Videodisc," J. Chem. Ed. Software. Reviewed in J. Chem. Ed., 73, 874-875 (1996). DOI: 10.1021/ed073p874
  50. G. C. Lisensky and A. B. Ellis, "Solid-State Resources CD-ROM," J. Chem. Ed. Software. Reviewed in J. Chem. Ed., 72, 918 (1995) and 73, 667-668 (1996). DOI: 10.1021/ed072p918
  51. R. Viswanathan, G. Lisensky, and D. A. Dobson, "Off-the shelf portable data acquisition: Interfacing a serial-equipped multimeter," J. Chem. Ed., 73, A41 (1996). DOI: 10.1021/ed073pA41
  52. K. R. C. Gisser, M. J. Geselbracht, A. Cappellari, L. Hunsberger, A. B. Ellis, J. Perepezko, G. C. Lisensky, "Nickel-Titanium Memory Metal. A "Smart" Material Exhibiting A Solid-State Phase Change and Superelasticity," J Chem. Ed., 71, 334-340 (1994). DOI: 10.1021/ed071p334
  53. G. C. Lisensky, J. C. Covert, and L. A. Mayer, Solid State Model Kit, Publication 94-007, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI, 1994.
  54. R. Penn, G. C. Lisensky, D. S. Stone, M. J. Geselbracht, A. B. Ellis, "Mechanical Properties of Metals: Experiments with Iron, Copper, Tin, and Bubbles," J Chem. Ed., 71, 254-261 (1994). DOI: 10.1021/ed071p254
  55. A. B. Ellis, M. J. Geselbracht, B. J. Johnson, G. C. Lisensky, and W. R. Robinson; Teaching General Chemistry: A Materials Science Companion, ISBN 0-8412-2725-X, ACS Books, Washington, 1993, 550 pages. Second printing, 1995.
  56. G. C. Lisensky, R. Penn, M. J. Geselbracht, and A. B. Ellis, "Periodic Properties in a Family of Common Semiconductors: Experiments with Light Emitting Diodes," J. Chem. Ed., 69, 89-95 (1992). DOI: 10.1021/ed069p151
  57. M. G. D. Bauman, J. C. Wright, A. B. Ellis, T. Kuech, and G. C. Lisensky, "Diode Lasers," J. Chem. Ed., 69, 151-156 (1992). DOI: 10.1021/ed069p89
  58. G. C. Lisensky, "Grafit: A Data Manipulation and Plotting Program," J. Chem. Ed. Software, August, 1991. Reviewed in J. Chem. Ed., 68, 587 (1991). DOI: h10.1021/ed068p587.2
  59. G. C. Lisensky and K. Reynolds, "Chloride in Natural Waters: An Environmental Application of a Potentiometric Titration," J. Chem. Ed., 68, 334-335 (1991). DOI: 10.1021/ed068p334
  60. G. C. Lisensky, T. F. Kelly, D. R. Neu, and A. B. Ellis, "The Optical Transform. Simulating Diffraction Experiments in Introductory Courses," J. Chem. Ed., 68, 91-96 (1991). DOI: 10.1021/ed068p91
  61. A. B. Ellis, G. C. Lisensky, and D. R. Neu, Optical Transform Kit, Publication 90-002, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI, 1991.
  62. G. C. Lisensky, "A Significant Example: How Many Days in a Century?" J. Chem. Ed., 67, 562 (1990). DOI: 10.1021/ed067p562
  63. G. C. Lisensky and E. Limon, "Screw Cap Test Tubes as Spectrometer Cuvets," J. Chem. Ed., 66, 869 (1989). DOI: 10.1021/ed066p869
  64. G. C. Lisensky and B. H. Mehlhaff, "Event-driven Data Acquisition: An Example Using Adalab with an Acculab Infrared Spectrometer," J. Chem. Ed., 63, 323 (1986). DOI: 10.1021/ed063p323
  65. G. C. Lisensky and R. M. Friedman, "Synthesis and Proton NMR Spectrum of p-Xylylenebis(2-(2-ethyl 1,3-propanediol)); an organic laboratory experiment," J. Chem. Ed., 63, 644 (1986). DOI: 10.1021/ed063p644
  66. C. T. Bailey and G. C. Lisensky, "Synthesis of Organometallic Palladium Complexes; an undergraduate experiment," J. Chem. Ed., 62, 896-897 (1985). DOI: 10.1021/ed062p896

Research Publications

  1. Md Kamal Hossain, Matti Haukka, George C. Lisensky, Michael G. Richmond, Ebbe Nordlander, "Oxidovanadium(V) Complexes with Tridentate Hydrazone Ligands as Oxygen Atom Transfer Catalysts," Polyhedron, 117020 (2024). DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2024.117020
  2. Yong Li, Reena Singh, Arup Sinha, George C. Lisensky, Matti Haukka, Justin Nilsson, Solomon Yiga, Serhiy Demeshko, Sophie Jana Groß, Sebastian Dechert, Ana Gonzalez, Giliandro Farias, Ola F. Wendt, Franc Meyer, Ebbe Nordlander, "Non-heme FeIV=O Complexes Supported by Four New Pentadentate Ligands: Reactivity towards H- and O-Atom Transfer Processes," Inorganic Chemistry, (2023), DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.3c02526
  3. L. Hizbullah, A. Rahaman, S. Safavi, M. Haukka, D. A. Tocher, G. C. Lisensky, E. Nordlander, "Synthesis of phosphine derivatives of [Fe2(CO)6(µ-sdt)] (sdt = SCH2SCH2S) and investigation of their proton reduction capabilities,", J. Inorganic Biochemistry, 246, 112272 (2023), DOI: 10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2023.112272
  4. A. Rahaman, G. C. Lisensky, M. Haukka, D. A.Tocher, M. G. Richmond, S. B. Colbran, E. Nordlander, "Proton reduction by phosphinidene-capped triiron clusters," J. Organomet. Chem., 943, 121816 (2021), DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2021.121816
  5. A. Rahaman, G. C. Lisensky, J. Browder-Long, D. A. Hrovat, M. G. Richmond, E Nordlander. and G. Hogarth. "Electrocatalytic proton-reduction behaviour of telluride-capped triiron clusters: tuning of overpotentials and stabilization of redox states relative to lighter chalcogenide analogues," Dalton Trans., 49, 7133-7143 (2020), DOI: 10.1039/D0DT00556H
  6. M. K. Hossain, M. Haukka, G. C. Lisensky, A. Lehtonen, E. Nordlander, "Oxovanadium(V) Complexes with Tripodal Bisphenolate and Monophenolate Ligands: Syntheses, Structures and Catalytic Activities," Inorganica Chimica Acta, 487, 112-119 (2019). DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2018.11.049
  7. A. Rahaman, S. Ghosh, S. Basak-Modi, A. F. Abdel-Magied, S. E. Kabir, M. Haukka, M. G. Richmond, G. C. Lisensky, E. Nordlander, G. Hogarth, "Chalcogenide-capped triiron clusters [Fe3(CO)93-E)2], [Fe3(CO)73-CO)(μ3-E)(μ-dppm)] and [Fe3(CO)73-E)2(μ-dppm)] (E = S, Se) as proton-reduction catalysts," Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 880, 213-222 (2019), DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2018.10.018
  8. M. K. Hossain, M. Haukka, M. M. Hänninen, G. C. Lisensky, P. Paturi, E. Nordlander, and A. Lehtonen, "An experimental and theoretical study of a heptacoordinated tungsten(VI) complex of a noninnocent phenylenediamine bis(phenolate) ligand," Inorganic Chemistry Communications, 93, 149-152 (2018), DOI: 10.1016/j.inoche.2018.05.023
  9. A. Rahaman, G. C. Lisensky, D. A.Tocher, M. G. Richmond, G. Hogarth, and E. Nordlander, "Synthesis and molecular structures of the 52-electron triiron telluride clusters [Fe3(CO)83-Te)22-diphosphine)] - Electrochemical properties and activity as proton reduction catalysts," J. Organomet. Chem. 867, 381-390 (2018), DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2018.03.038
  10. E. Ekengard, L. Glans, I. Cassells, T. Fogeron, P. Govender, T. Stringer, P. Chellan, G. Lisensky, W. H. Hersh, S. Lidin, C. de Kock, P. Smith, G. Smith, E. Nordlander, I. Doverbratt, “Antimalarial activity of ruthenium(II) and osmium(II) arene complexes with mono- and bidentate chloroquine analogue ligands,” Dalton Trans., 44, 19314-19329 (2015), DOI: 10.1039/C5DT02410B
  11. M. Mitra, H. Nimir, S. Demeshko, M. Haukka, J. Lloret-Fillol, F. Meyer, A. Shteinman, W. Browne, D. Hrovat, M. Richmond, M. Costas, E. Nordlander, S. Bhat, Satish; G. Lisensky, S. Malinkin, “Non-heme Fe(IV) Oxo Complexes of Two New Pentadentate Ligands and their Hydrogen- and Oxygen-Atom Transfer Reactions,” Inorg. Chem., 54, 7152-7164 (2015), DOI: 10.1021/ic5029564
  12. B. Das, H. Daver, A. Singh, R. Singh, M. Haukka, S. Demeshko, F. Meyer, G. Lisensky, M. Jarenmark, F. Himo, E. Nordlander, “A heterobimetallic Fe(III)Mn(II) complex of an unsymmetrical dinucleating ligand; a structural and functional model complex for the active site of purple acid phosphatase of sweet potato,” European J. Inorg. Chem., 13, 2204-2212 (2014), DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201301375
  13. M. Czaun, S. M. Nelana, I. A. Guzei, C. Hasselgren, S. Jagner, G. Lisensky, J. Darkwa, and Ebbe Nordlander, "An investigation of Cu(II) and Ni(II) catalysed hydrolysis of (di)imines," Inorganica Chimica Acta 363(12), 3102-3112 (2010), DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2010.05.025
  14. J. Nilsson, E. Degerman, M. Haukka, G.C. Lisensky, E. Garriba, Y. Yoshikawa, H. Sakurai, H.Esbak, D. Rehder and E. Nordlander, "Bis- and tris(pyridyl)amine-oxidovanadium complexes: characteristics and insulin-mimetic potential," Dalton Trans., 7902 (2009), DOI: 10.1039/B903456K
  15. S. M. Nelana, J. Cloete, G. C. Lisensky, E. Nordlander, I. A. Guzei, S. F. Mapolie, and J. Darkwa, "Unconjugated diimine palladium complexes as Heck coupling catalysts," J. Mol. Catalysis A, 285, 72-78 (2008), DOI: 10.1016/j.molcata.2008.01.009
  16. A. K. Bentley, A. B. Ellis, G. C. Lisensky, and W. C. Crone, "Suspensions of nickel nanowires as magneto-optical switches," Nanotechnology, 16, 2193-2196, (2005), DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/16/10/036
  17. K. D. Kepler, G. C. Lisensky, M. Patel, L. A. Sigworth, and A. B. Ellis, "Surface-Bound Carbonyl Compounds as Lewis Acids. Photoluminescence as a Probe for the Binding of Ketones and Aldehydes to Cadmium Sulfide and Cadmium Selenide Surfaces," J. Phys. Chem., 99, 16011, (1995). DOI: 10.1021/j100043a047
  18. D. E. Moore, G. C. Lisensky, A. B. Ellis, "Photoluminescent Properties of Cadmium Selenide Coated with a Photoactive Cobalt Coordination Complex: A Dioxygen-Driven Transducer," J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 116, 9487 (1994). DOI: 10.1021/ja00100a011
  19. E. R. M. Luebker, L. K. Leung, C. J. Murphy, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Chemical Sensing Applications of Semiconductor Photoluminescence", in Kamely D., Chakrabarty A.M., Kornguth S.E. (eds) Biotechnology: Bridging Research and Applications, Springer, 1991. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-011-3456-9_21
  20. C. J. Murphy, G. C. Lisensky, L. K. Leung, G. R. Kowach, and A. B. Ellis, "Photoluminescence-Based Correlation of Semiconductor Electric Field Thickness with Adsorbate Hammett Substituent Constants. Adsorption of Aniline Derivatives onto Cadmium Selenide," J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 112, 8344 (1990). DOI: 10.1021/ja00179a019
  21. G. C. Lisensky, R. L. Penn, C. J. Murphy, and A. B. Ellis, "Electro-Optical Evidence for the Chelate Effect at Semiconductor Surfaces," Science, 248, 840 (1990). DOI: 10.1126/science.248.4957.840
  22. L. K. Leung, G. J. Meyer, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Modulation of the Time-Resolved Photoluminescence of Cadmium Selenide by Adduct Formation with Gaseous Amines," J. Phys. Chem., 94, 1214 (1990). DOI: 10.1021/j100367a004
  23. G. J. Meyer, L. K. Leung, J. C. Yu, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Semiconductor-Olefin Adducts. Photoluminescent Properties of Cadmium Sulfide and Cadmium Selenide in the Presence of Butenes," J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 111, 5146-5148 (1989). DOI: 10.1021/ja00196a020
  24. G. C. Lisensky, G. J. Meyer, and A. B. Ellis, "Selective Detector for Gas Chromatography Based on Adduct-Modulated Semiconductor Photoluminescence," Analytical Chemistry, 60, 2531-2534 (1988). See also Sensor Technology, 5, 5 (January 1989). DOI: 10.1021/ac00173a020
  25. G. J. Meyer, E. R. M. Luebker, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Photoluminescent Properties of Cadmium Sulfide Contacted with Gaseous Lewis Acids and Bases", Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis 47, 388-402 (1989). DOI: 10.1016/S0167-2991(08)61202-1
  26. G. J. Meyer, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "Evidence for Adduct Formation at the Semiconductor-Gas Interface. Photoluminescent Properties of Cadmium Selenide in the Presence of Amines," J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 110, 4914-4918 (1988). DOI: 10.1021/ja00223a007
  27. G. J. Meyer, G. C. Lisensky, and A. B. Ellis, "A New Class of Chemical Sensors for Gases Based on Photoluminescence from Semiconductor-Derived Interfaces," Proc. Electrochem. Soc., 87-9, 438-448 (1987). See also Chemical and Engineering News, "Researchers find new class of chemical sensors," April 27, 1987, page 48.
  28. R. R. Gagné, D. M. Ingle, and G. C. Lisensky, "Metal Oxidation State and Imine Vibrational Frequencies of Reduced Copper and Nickel Tetraimine Macrocyclic Ligand Complexes," Inorg. Chem., 20, 1991-1993 (1981). DOI: 10.1021/ic50221a010
  29. R. R. Gagné, C. A. Koval, and G. C. Lisensky, "Ferrocene as an Internal Standard for Electrochemical Measurements," Inorg. Chem., 19, 2854-2855 (1980). DOI: 10.1021/ic50211a080
  30. R. R. Gagné, R. S. Gall, G. C. Lisensky, R. E. Marsh, and L. M. Speltz, "Reaction of Molecular Oxygen with Copper(I). Structural Characterization of Dimeric µ-Carbonato and Tetrameric µ-Hydroxo Complexes Resulting from the Autoxidation of a Copper(I) Carbonyl Complex," Inorg. Chem., 18, 771-781 (1979). DOI: 10.1021/ic50193a048
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