Publications of the Gorman Group
Numbered publications are Research articles, R## denotes a review or highlight

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 α,ω-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.

  51.  “Bifunctional, Conjugated Oligomers for Orthogonal Self-Assembly: Selectivity Varies from Planar Substrates to Nanoparticles” Walker, B. R.; Wassel, R. A.; Stefanescu, D. M.; Gorman, C. B.  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126(50), 16330-16331.

  R23.  “Establishing the Molecular Basis for Molecular Electronics”  Wassel, R. A.; Gorman, C. B.  Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2004, 43(39), 5120-5123.

  50.  “Fast Directed Motion of ‘Fakir’ Droplets”, Petrie, R. J.; Bailey, T. N.; Gorman, C. B.; Genzer, J.  Langmuir, 2004; 20(23); 9893-9896.

  49.  “The Effect of Structure on the Reduction Potentials of Films of Constitutional Isomers of Iron-Sulfur Cluster Core Dendrimers” Chasse, T. L.; Gorman, C. B.  Langmuir, 2004, 20(20), 8792 - 8795.

  48.  “Time-Resolved Fluorescence Investigation of Energy Transfer in Compact Phenylacetylene Dendrimers”  Ranasinghe, M. I.; Hager, M. W.; Gorman, C. B.; Goodson, T.  J. Phys. Chem. B., 2004, 108, 8543-8549.

  47.  “The Effect of Counterion on the Rate of Electron Transfer in Dendrimer Films”  Chasse, T. L.; Smith, J. C.; Carroll, R. L.; Gorman, C. B.,  Langmuir, 2004, 20(9), 3501-3503.

  46.  “Scanning Tunneling Microscope-Based Replacement Lithography on Self-Assembled Monolayers.  Investigation of the Relationship between Monolayer Structure and Replacement Bias”  Lewis, M. S.; Gorman, C. B., J. Phys. Chem. B., 2004, 108, 8581-8583.

  45. "Stochastic Variation in Conductance at the Nanometer Scale: A General Phenomenon" Wassel, R. A.; Fuierer, R. R.; Kim, N.; Gorman, C. B., NanoLetters, 2003, 3(11), 1617-1620.

  44. "Attenuating Negative Differential Resistance in an Electroactive Self-Assembled Monolayer-Based Junction", Wassel, R. A.; Credo, G. M.; Fuierer, R. R.; Feldheim, D. L.; Gorman, C. B., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2004, 126(1), 295-300.

  43. "Synthetic Approaches to an Iso-structural Series of Redox-Active, Metal Tris(bipyridine) Core Dendrimers", Hong, Y.-R.; Gorman, C. B., J. Org. Chem., 2003, 68(23), 9019-9025.

  42. "Infrared Detection of Carbohydrate Binding to a Phenylboronic Acid Terminated Alkane Thiol Monolayer on Gold Surfaces", Brewer, S. H.; Allen, A. M.; Lappi, S. E.; Chasse, T. L.; Briggman, K. A.; Gorman, C. B.; Franzen, S., Langmuir, 2004, 20, 5512-5520.

  41. "Structural Effects on Encapsulation as Probed in Redox Active Core Dendrimer Isomers", Chasse, T. L.; Sachdeva, R.; Li, Q.; Li, Z.; Petrie, R. J.; Gorman, C. B. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003, 125(27), 8250-8254.

  40. "Dendritic Encapsulation - Roles of Cores and Branches", Chasse, T. L.; Yohannan, J. C.; Kim, N.; Li, Q.; Li, Z.; Gorman, C. B. Tetrahedron, 2003, 59, 3853-3861.

  R22. "Dendritic Encapsulation as probed in redox active core dendrimers" Gorman, C. B. Comptes Rendus Chimie, 2003, 6, 911-918.

  R21. "Scanning Probe Lithography using Self-Assembled Monolayers" Krämer, S; Fuierer, R, R.; Gorman, C. B. Chem. Rev., 2003, 103(11), 4367-4418.

  39.  “Supramolecular Assembly on Surfaces. Manipulating Conductance in Noncovalently Modified Mesoscale Structures”, Credo, G. M.; Boal, A. K.; Das, K.; Galow, T. H.; Rotello, V. M.; Feldheim, D. L.; Gorman, C. B., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2002, 124(31), 9036-9037.

  R18. "Future directions in solid state chemistry: report of the NSF-sponsored workshop" Cava RJ, DiSalvo FJ, Brus LE, Dunbar KR, Gorman CB, Haile SM, Interrante LV, Musfeldt JL, Navrotsky A, Nuzzo RG, Pickett WE, Wilkinson AP, Ahn C, Allen JW, Burns PC, Ceder G, Chidsey CED, Clegg W, Coronado E, Dai HJ, Deem MW, Dunn BS, Galli G, Jacobson AJ, Kanatzidis M, Lin WB, Manthiram A, Mrksich M, Norris DJ, Nozik AJ, Peng XG, Rawn C, Rolison D, Singh DJ, Toby BH, Tolbert S, Wiesner UB, Woodward PM, Yang PD. Prog. Inorg. Chem., 2002, 30(1-2), 1-101.

  R17. "The Genesis of Molecular Electronics" Carroll, R. L.; Gorman, C. B. Angew.Chem.Int.Ed. 2002,41,4378-4400.

  R16. "One Generation at a Time" Gorman, C. B. Nature, 2002, 415(6871), 487-488.

  38. “Patterning Mesoscale Gradient Structures with Self-Assembled Monolayers and Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Based Replacement Lithography”, Fuierer, R. R.; Carroll, R. L.; Feldheim, D. L.; Gorman, C. B., Adv. Mater., 2002, 14(2), 154-157.

  R15. "Effects of Site Encapsulation on Electrochemical Behaviors of Redox-Active Core Dendrimers" Cameron, C. S.; Gorman, C. B. Adv. Funct. Mat., 2002, 12(1), 17-20.

  37. “Negative Differential Resistance in Patterned, Electroactive Self-Assembled Monolayers”, Gorman, C. B.; Carroll, R. L.; Fuierer R., Langmuir, 2001, 17(22), 6923-6930.

  36. “The Influence of Head Group on the Structure of Self-Assembled Monolayers as Viewed by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy”, Gorman, C. B.; He, Y.; Carroll, R. L., Langmuir, 2001, 17(17), 5324-5328.

  35. "Iron-Sulfur Core Dendrimers Display Dramatically Different Electrochemical Behaviors in Films Compared to Solution" Gorman, C. B.; Smith, J. C. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2000; 122(38), 9342-9343.

  34. "Nanoparticle Layers Assembled through DNA Hybridization: Characterization and Optimization" Sauthier, M. L.; Carroll, R. L.; Gorman, C. B.; Franzen, S., Langmuir; 2000; 16(15); 6312-6316.

  33. "Structure-Property Relationships in Dendritic Encapsulation", Gorman, C. B.; Smith, J. C., Acc. Chem. Res., 2001, 34(1), 60-71.

  32. "Chemically Well-Defined Lithography using Self-Assembled Monolayers and Scanning Tunneling Microscopy in Non-Polar Organothiol Solutions", Gorman, C. B.; Carroll, R. L.; He, Y.; Tian, F.; Fuierer, R., Langmuir; 2000; 16(15); 6312-6316.

  31. "Molecular Structure-Property Relationships for Electron Transfer Rate Attenuation in Redox-Active Core Dendrimers", Gorman, C. B.; Smith, J. C.; Hager, M. W.; Parkhurst, B. L.; Sierzputowska-Gracz, H.; Haney, C. A., J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1999, 121(43), 9958-9966.

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