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Interdisciplinary PhD in Molecular Biosciences

Dr. Charles Chusuei - Publications

[ undergraduate, under-represented, and ╫high school student co-authors]

  1. Andonova, S.M.; Kayhan, E.; Sentrk, G. S.; Chusuei, C.C; Ozensoy, E.. "Thermal Stability and Structure of the Fe-Ba/γ-Al 2O 3 Mixed-Oxide Systems as NO x Storage Materials," J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 357-369.
  2. Tang, Y.; Guan, G.; Wang, J.; Gao, G.; McPhail, M.R.; Chusuei, C.C. "Fluoride Adsorption onto Granular Ferric Hydroxide: Effects of Ionic Strength, pH, Surface Loading, and Major Co-existing Anions." J. Hazard. Mater. 2009, 171, 774-779.
  3. McPhail, M.M.; ╫Sells, J.A.; He, Z.; Chusuei, C.C. "Charging nanowalls: Altering the Isoelectric Point of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes by Surface Functionalization." J. Phys. Chem. C 2009, 113, 14102-14109.
  4. Chusuei, C.C.; Zaman, K.; Atwood, D.A. "Charge Transfer Between Benzene-1,3-Diamido Ethanethiol (BDET) and Metal Sulfides Affect Efficiency of Acid Mine Drainage Treatment." ColloidsSurf. A 2008, 331, 155-161 .
  5. Guan, X.-H.; Wang, J.; Chusuei, C.C. "Removal of Arsenic from Water Using Granular Ferric Hydroxide: Macroscopic and Microscopic Studies." J. Hazard. Mater. 2008, 156, 178-185.
  6. Wang, J.; Wang, T. ; Burken, J.G.; Chusuei, C.C.; Ban, H.; Ladwig, K.; Huang, C.P. "Adsorption of Arsenic(V) onto Fly Ash: a Speciation-based Approach." Chemosphere 2008, 72, 381-388.
  7. Zaman, K.M.; Chusuei, C.; Atwood, D.A. "Prevention of Sulfide Leaching through Covalent Coating." Main Group Chem. 2007, 6, 169-184.
  8. Ongwandee, M.; Morrison, G.C.; Guo, X.; Chusuei, C.C. "Adsorption of Trimethylamine on Zirconium Silicate and Polyethylene Powder Surfaces." Colloids Surf. A. 2007, 310, 62�67. ( First Place Prize for 2007 Barr Engineering Best Student Paper Award)
  9. Augustine, B.H.; Hughes, W.C.; †‡Zimmermann, K.J.; †‡Figueiredo, A.J.; Guo, X.; Chusuei, C.C. "Surface Characterization of Oxygen-plasma Treated POSS-based Acrylic Polymer Thin Films." Polymer Preprints 2007, 48, 788-789.
  10. Augustine, B.H.; Hughes, W.C.; †‡Zimmerman, A.J.; Guo, X.; Chusuei, C.C.; †‡Maidment, J.S. "Plasma Surface Modification and Characterization of POSS-based Nanocomposite Polymeric Thin Films." Langmuir 2007, 23, 4346-4350.
  11. Ongwandee, M.; Morrison, G.C.; Guo, X.; Chusuei, C.C. "Characterizing the Nature of a Sorbed Amine on Indoor Surfaces by ATR-FTIR." Healthy Buildings 2006, IV, 55�58.
  12. Hull, R.V.; Li, L.; Xing, Y.; Chusuei, C.C. "Pt Nanoparticle Binding on Functionalized Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes." Chem. Mater. 2006, 18, 1780�1788. NSLS Science Highlight in 2006-2007.
  13. Xing, Y.; Li, L.; Chusuei, C.C.; Hull, R.V. "Sonochemical Oxidation of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes." Langmuir 2005, 21, 4185�4190.
  14. Ramana, C.V.; Smith, R.J.; Hussain, O. M.; Chusuei, C.C.; Julien, C.M. "Correlation between Growth Conditions, Microstructure, and Optical Properties in Pulsed-Laser-Deposited V 2O 5 Thin Films." Chem. Mater. 2005, 17, 1213�1219.
  15. Armstrong, J.A. "Combustion Induced Reaction of Magnesium with a Silicate�Coated Surface." J. Young Investigators. Vol. 12, 2005 < >. Sole-authored undergraduate, peer-reviewed publication listing C.C. Chusuei as the advisor. Second Place Prize for Best Undergraduate Research Project in S&T Opportunities for Undergraduate Research Conference (OURE) (2005); Second Place Prize for Best Student Poster in S&T Sigma Xi Poster Competition (2005).
  16. Sharma, C. V. K.; Chusuei, C.C.; Clrac, R.; Mller, T.; Dunbar, K.R.; Clearfield, A. "Magnetic Property Studies of Manganese-Phosphate Complexes," Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 8003�8008.
  17. Tarasevich, B.J.; Chusuei, C.C.; Allara, D.L. "Nucleation and Growth of Nucleated Calcium Phosphate onto Self-Assembled Templates by a Solution-Formed Critical Nucleus Mechanism: Physiological Solutions," J. Phys. Chem. B 2003, 107, 10367�10377.
  18. Kim, J. G.; Dixon, J. B.; Chusuei, C. C.; Deng, Y. "Oxidation of Chromium (III) to (VI) by Manganese Oxides." Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 2002, 66(1), 306�315.
  19. Omary, M. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Chusuei, C. C.; Fackler, J. P.; Bagus, P. S. "Electronic Structure Studies of Six-atom Gold Clusters," J. Chem. Phys. 2001, 114, 10695�10701.
  20. Choudhary, T. V.; Sivadinarayana, C.; Chusuei, C. C.; Datye, A. K.; Goodman, D. W. "CO Oxidation on Supported Nano-Au Catalysts Synthesized from a [Au 6(PPh 3) 6](BF 4) 2 Complex," J. Catal. 2002, 207(2), 247�255.
  21. Chusuei, C. C.; Lai, X.; Luo, K.; Guo, Q.; Goodman, D. W. "Preparation of Thin-film Alumina for Catalytic Activity Studies." Thin Films: Preparation, Characterization, Applications. M. P. Soriaga, J. L. Stickney, eds. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 2002, pp. 253�264.
  22. Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W. "X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy." In Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology, 3rd edition. R. A. Meyers, ed. Academic Press, NY, 2002, Vol. 17, pp. 921�938.
  23. Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W. "Brushite (CaHPO 42H 2O) by XPS." Surf. Sci. Spectra 2001, 8(1), 39�44.
  24. Chusuei, C. C.; Meier, D. C.; Goodman, D. W. "Atomic-scale Chemical and Electronic Structure Studies of Well-defined Metal Oxide Surfaces." The Chemical Physics of Solid Surfaces, Vol. 9. D. P. Woodruff, ed. Elsevier Science Publishers, London, 2001, Vol. 9, pp. 373�408.
  25. Choudhary, T. V.; Sivadinarayana, C.; Klinghofer, A.; Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W. "Hydrogen Production via Catalytic Decomposition of Methane." J. Catal. 2001, 199, 9�18.
  26. Chusuei, C. C.; Lai, X.; Davis, K. A.; Bowers, E. K.; Fackler, J. P.; Goodman, D. W. "A Nanoscale Model Catalyst Preparation: Six-atom Gold Clusters Deposited onto a Planar TiO 2(110) Support." Langmuir 2001, 17, 4113�4117.
  27. Chusuei, C. C.; Lai, X.; Luo, K.; Goodman, D. W. "Modeling Heterogeneous Catalysts: Metal Clusters on Metal Oxide Supports." Top. Catal. 2001, 14, 71�83.
  28. Lai, X.; Chusuei, C. C.; Luo, K.; Guo, Q.; Goodman, D. W. "Imaging Ultrathin Al 2O 3 films with Scanning Tunneling Microscopy." Chem. Phys. Lett. 2000, 30, 226�230.
  29. Van Stipdonk, M. J.; Santiago, V.; Schweikert, E. A.; Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W. "Secondary Ion Formation Generated by keV Cluster Projectile Impacts on Sodium Iodate." Int. J. Mass Spectrom. 2000, 197, 149�161.
  30. Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W.; Van Stipdonk, M. J.; Justes, D. R.; Loh, K. H. "Solid-Liquid Adsorption of Calcium Phosphate on TiO 2." Langmuir 1999, 15, 7355-7360.
  31. Chusuei, C. C.; Morris, R. E.; Schreifels, J. A. "Decomposition Products of N, N�-Disalicylidene- 1,2-Propanediamine Adsorbed on 304 Stainless Steel." Appl. Surf. Sci. 1999, 153, 23-34.
  32. Chusuei, C. C.; de la Pea, J. V.; Schreifels, J. A. "Contour Temperature Programmed Desorption (CTPD) for Monitoring Multiple Chemical Reaction Products." Rev. Sci. Instrum. 1999, 70, 3719- 3722.
  33. Chusuei, C. C.; Murrell, T. S.; Corneille, J. S.; Nooney, M. G.; Vesecky, S. M.; Hossner, L. R.; Goodman, D. W. "Liquid Reaction Apparatus for Surface Analysis." Rev. Sci. Instrum. 1999, 70, 2462-2464.
  34. Chusuei, C. C.; Brookshier, M. A.; Goodman, D. W. "Correlation of Relative XPS Shakeup Intensity with CuO Particle Size." Langmuir 1999, 15, 2806-2808.
  35. Brookshier, M. A.; Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W. "Control of CuO Particle Size on SiO 2 by Spin Coating." Langmuir 1999, 15, 2043-2046.
  36. Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W.; Van Stipdonk, M. J.; Justes, D. R.; Schweikert, E. A. "Calcium Phosphate Phase Identification Using XPS and Time-of-Flight Cluster SIMS." Anal. Chem. 1999, 71, 149-153.
  37. Chusuei, C. C.; Morris, R. E.; Schreifels, J. A. "The Adsorption of N, N�-Disalicylidene-1,2-Propane -diamine on 304 Stainless Steel." Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 1998, 37, 3610-3617.
  38. Nooney, M. G.; Campbell, A.; Murrell, T. S.; Lin, X.-F.; Hossner, L. R.; Chusuei, C. C.; Goodman, D. W. "Nucleation and Growth of Phosphate on Metal Oxide Thin Films." Langmuir 1998, 14, 2750- 2755.
  39. Chusuei, C. C. "X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) and Mass Spectral (MS) Studies of N, N�- Disalicylidene-1,2-Propanediamine (MDA) on Oxidized and Oxide-Free 304 Stainless Steel (304SS) Surfaces." Ph.D. Dissertation, George Mason University, 1997 (Univ. Microfilms, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Order No. AAC 9724605).
  40. Chusuei, C. C.; Gwynn, L. K.; Schreifels, J. A. "Two-level Liquid-Nitrogen-Cooled Sample Mounting Assembly for Surface Analysis." Rev. Sci. Instrum. 1992, 63, 3218-3219.