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  2. Agrawal AA, Mclaughlin KJ, Jenkins JL, Kielkopf CL, "Structure-guided U2AF65 variant improves recognition and splicing of a defective pre-mRNA," PNAS 111(49), 17420–17425 (2014).
  3. Akabori K, Huang K, Treece B, Jablin M, Maranville B, Woll A, Nagle J, Garcia A, Tristram-Nagle S, "HIV-1 Tat membrane interactions probed using X-ray and neutron scattering, CD spectroscopy and MD simulations," BBA-Biomembranes 1838(12), 3078-3087 (2014).
  4. Akabori K, Nagle JF, "Comparing Lipid Membranes in Different Environments," ACS Nano 8(4), 3123–3127 (2014).
  5. Akabori K, Nagle JF, "Structure of the DMPC lipid bilayer ripple phase," The Royal Society of Chemistry 11, 918-926 (2014).
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  24. Chou K, Khan H, Niazi H, Yan B, Li R, Payne M, Anthony J, Smilgies D and Amassian A, "Late stage crystallization and healing during spin-coating enhance carrier transport in small-molecule organic semiconductors," J. Mater. Chem 2, 5681-5689 (2014).
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  31. Geil EC, Thorne RE, "Correcting for surface topography in X-ray fluorescence imaging," J Synchrotron Radiat 21(6), 1358-63 (2014).
  32. Giewekemeyer K, Philipp HT, Wilke RN, Aquila A, Osterhoff M, Tate MW, Shanks KS, Zozulya AV, Salditt T, Gruner SM, Mancuso AP, "High-dynamic-range coherent diffractive imaging: ptychography using the mixed-mode pixel array detector," J Synchrotron Radiat 21(5), 1167-74 (2014).
  33. Giri G, Li R, Smilgies DM, Li EQ, Diao Y, Lenn KM, Chiu M, Lin DW, Allen R, Reinspach J, Mannsfeld SC, Thoroddsen ST, Clancy P, Bao Z, Amassian A, "One-dimensional self-confinement promotes polymorph selection in large-area organic semiconductor thin films," Nat Commun., doi: 10.1038/ncomms4573, PMID: 2473639 5, 3573 (2014).
  34. Gruner, SM, "Expanding the femtosecond crystallography toolkit," Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111(48), 16986-7 (2014).
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  37. Gutierrez-Llorente A, Joress H, Woll A, Holtz ME, Ward MJ, Sullivan MC, Muller DA, Brock JD, "Epitaxial growth of Bi2Pt2O7 pyrochlore," (2014).
  38. Ha DH, Caldwell AH, Ward MJ, Honrao S, Mathew K, Hovden R, Koker MK, Muller DA, Hennig RG, Robinson RD, "Solid-Solid Phase Transformations Induced through Cation Exchange and Strain in 2D Heterostructured Copper Sulfide Nanocrystals," Nano Lett 14(12), 7090-9 (2014).
  39. Hailey AK, Hiszpanski AM, Smilgies DM, Loo YL, "The Diffraction Pattern Calculator (DPC) toolkit: a user-friendly approach to unit-cell lattice parameter identification of two-dimensional grazing-incidence wide-angle X-ray scattering data," J Appl Crystallogr., PMID: 25484845 47(6), 2090-2099 (2014).
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  41. Heymann M, Opthalage A, Wierman JL, Akella S, Szebenyi DM, Gruner SM, Fraden S, "Room-temperature serial crystallography using a kinetically optimized microfluidic device for protein crystallization and on-chip X-ray diffraction," IUCrJ 1(5), 349-60 (2014).
  42. Hiszpanski AM, Baur RM, Kim B, Tremblay NJ, Nuckolls C, Woll AR, Loo YL, "Tuning polymorphism and orientation in organic semiconductor thin films via post-deposition processing," J Am Chem Soc 136(44), 15749-56 (2014).
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  45. Huang R, Bilderback DH, Finkelstein K, "Expected thermal deformation and wavefront preservation of a cryogenic Si monochromator for Cornell ERL beamlines," J Synchrotron Radiat., PMID: 24562557 21(2), 366-75 (2014).
  46. Huo Y, Nam KH, Ding F, Lee H, Wu L, Xiao Y, Farchione MD Jr, Zhou S, Rajashankar K, Kurinov I, Zhang R, Ke A, "Structures of CRISPR Cas3 offer mechanistic insights into Cascade-activated DNA unwinding and degradation," Nat Struct Mol Biol. 21(9), 771-777 (2014).
  47. Jablin MS, Akabori K, Nagle JF, "Experimental Support for Tilt-Dependent Theory of Biomembrane Mechanics," Physics Review Letters 113, 248102 (2014).
  48. Joe Y, Chen X, Ghaemi P, Finkelstein K, de la Peña G, Gan Y, Lee J, Yuan S, Geck J, MacDougall J, Chiang T, Cooper S, Fradkin E, Abbamonte P, "Emergence of charge density wave domain walls above the superconducting dome in TiSe2," Nature 10, 421-425 (2014).
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  52. Kirmani AR, Carey GH, Abdelsamie M, Yan B, Cha D, Rollny LR, Cui X, Sargent EH, Amassian A, "Effect of solvent environment on colloidal-quantum-dot solar-cell manufacturability and performance," Adv Mater 26(27), 4717-23 (2014).
  53. Koker MKA, Fontes E, "CHESS Facility Update and Upgrade Planning," Synchrotron Radiation News 27(1), 25-29 (2014).
  54. Kucerka N, Oosten B, Pan J, Heverle F, Harroun T, Katsaras J, "Molecular Structures of Fluid Phosphatidylethanolamine Bilayers Obtained from Simulation-to-Experiment Comparisons and Experimental Scattering Density Profiles," The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 119(5), 1947-1956 (2014).
  55. Lambert PK, Hustedt CJ, Vecchio KS, Huskins EL, Casem DT, Gruner SM, Tate MW, Philipp HT, Woll AR, Purohit P, Weiss JT, Kannan V, Ramesh KT, Kenesei P, Okasinski JS, Almer J, Zhao M, Ananiadis AG, Hufnagel TC, "Time-resolved x-ray diffraction techniques for bulk polycrystalline materials under dynamic loading," Rev Sci Instrum 85(9), 093901 (2014).
  56. Li B, Smilgies D-M, Price AD, Huber DL, Clem PG, Fan H, "Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Surfactant-Functionalized Responsive Silver Nanoparticles and Superlattices," ACS Nano 8(5), 4799-4804 (2014).
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  58. Li R, Bian K, Hanrath T, Bassett WA, Wang Z, "Decoding the Superlattice and Interface Structure of Truncate PbS Nanocrystal-Assembled Supercrystal and Associated Interaction Forces," J Am Chem Soc 136(34), 12047-12055 (2014).
  59. Li Z, Hur K, Sai H, Higuchi T, Takahara A, Jinnai H, Gruner SM, Wiesner U, "Linking experiment and theory for three-dimensional networked binary metal nanoparticle-triblock terpolymer superstructures," Nat Commun., PMID: 24557327 5, 3247 (2014).
  60. Lima E, Chushkin Y, van der Linden P, Kim CU, Zontone F, Carpentier P, Gruner SM, Pernot P, "Cryogenic x-ray diffraction microscopy utilizing high-pressure cryopreservation," Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys., PMID: 25375529 90(4), 042713 (2014).
  61. Limburg KE, Walther BD, Lu Z, Jackman G, Mohan J, Walther Y, Nissling A, Weber P, Schmitt AK, "In search of the dead zone: Use of otoliths for tracking fish exposure to hypoxia," Journal of Marine Systems 141, 167-178 (2014).
  62. Liu CT, Layfield JP, Stewart RJ 3rd, French JB, Hanoian P, Asbury JB, Hammes-Schiffer S, Benkovic SJ, "Probing the electrostatics of active site microenvironments along the catalytic cycle for Escherichia coli dihydrofolate reductase," J Am Chem Soc 136(29), 10349-60 (2014).
  63. Liu Y, Nocera DG, "Spectroscopic Studies of Nanoparticulate Thin Films of a Cobalt-Based Oxygen Evolution Catalyst," J. Phys. Chem. C 118(30), 17060-17066 (2014).
  64. Lokhandwala J, Hopkins HC, Rodrigues-Iglesias A, Dattenbock C, Schmoll M, Zoltowski BD, "Structural Biochemistry of a Fungal LOV Domain Photoreceptor Reveals an Evolutionarily Conserved Pathway Integrating Light and Oxidative Stress," ScienceDirect 23(1), 116-125 (2014).
  65. Lowe MA, Gao J, Abruña HD, "Mechanistic insights into operational lithium–sulfur batteries by in situ X-ray diffraction and absorption spectroscopy," RSC Adv. 4, 18347-18353 (2014).
  66. Malik J, Treat N, Abdelsamie M, Yu L, Li R, Smilgies D, Amassian A, Hawker C, Chabinyc M, Stingelin N, "Controlling the Solidification of Organic Photovoltaic Blends with Nucleating Agents," Organic Photonics and Photovoltaics 2(1) (2014).
  67. Marques DS, Dorin RM, Wiesner U, Smilgies DM, Behzad AR, Vainio U, Peinemann KV, Nunes SP, "Time-resolved GISAXS and cryo-microscopy characterization of block copolymer membrane formation," POLYMER 55(6), 1327-1332 (2014).
  68. Martinez M, Ahmed AH, Loh AP, Oswald RE, "Thermodynamics and mechanism of the interaction of willardiine partial agonists with a glutamate receptor: implications for drug development," Biochemistry 53(23), 3790-5 (2014).
  69. Mayanovic RA, Yan H, Brandt AD, Wang Z, Mandal M, Landskron K, Bassett WA, "Mechanical and hydrothermal stability of mesoporous materials at extreme conditions," Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 195, 161-166 (2014).
  70. McCluskey PJ, Xiao K, Gregoire JM, Dale D, Vlassak JJ, "Application of in-situ nano-scanning calorimetry and X-ray diffraction to characterize Ni–Ti–Hf high-temperature shape memory alloys," ScienceDirect (2014).
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  80. Ocier CR, Whitham K, Hanrath T, Robinson RD, "Chalcogenidometallate Clusters as Surface Ligands for PbSe Nanocrystal Field-Effect Transistors," The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118(7), 3377-3385 (2014).
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  84. Paczkowski JE, Fromme JC, "Structural basis for membrane binding and remodeling by the exomer secretory vesicle cargo adaptor," Dev Cell 30(5), 610-24 (2014).
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  95. Ren Y, Hailey AK, Hiszpanski AM, Loo Y, "Isoindigo-Containing Molecular Semiconductors: Effect of Backbone Extension on Molecular Organization and Organic Solar Cell Performance," Chemistry of Materials 26(22), 6570-6577 (2014).
  96. Ren Y, Hiszpanski AM, Whittaker-Brooks L, Loo YL, "Structure-Property Relationship Study of Substitution Effects on Isoindigo-Based Model Compounds as Electron Donors in Organic Solar Cells," ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 6(16), 14533-42 (2014).
  97. Robbins SW, Sai H, DiSalvo FJ, Gruner SM, Wiesner U, "Monolithic gyroidal mesoporous mixed titanium-niobium nitrides," ACS Nano 8(8), 8217-8223 (2014).
  98. Sagong HY, Bauman JD, Patel D, Das K, Arnold E, LaVoie EJ, "Phenyl substituted 4-hydroxypyridazin-3(2H)-ones and 5-hydroxypyrimidin-4(3H)-ones: inhibitors of influenza A endonuclease," J Med Chem. 57(19), 8086-98 (2014).
  99. Saliba M, Tan KW, Sai H, Moore DT, Scott T, Zhang W, Estroff LA, Wiesner U, Snaith HJ, "Influence of Thermal Processing Protocol upon the Crystallization and Photovoltaic Performance of Organic–Inorganic Lead Trihalide Perovskites," J. Phys. Chem. 118(30), 17171-17177 (2014).
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  106. Stewart-Sloan CR, Olsen BD, "Protonation-Induced Microphase Separation in Thin Films of a Polyelectrolyte-Hydrophilic Diblock Copolymer," ACS MacroLetters 3(5), 410-414 (2014).
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  115. Whittaker-Brooks L, McClain W, Schwartz J, Yueh-Lin L, "Donor-Acceptor Interfacial Interactions Dominate Device Performance in Hybrid P3HT-ZnO Nanowire-Array Solar Cells," Advanced Energy Materials 4(16), (2014).
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  117. Xie J, Demarteau M, Wagner R, May E, Zhang J, Ruiz-Oses M, Liang X, Ben-Zvi I, Attenkofer K, Schubert S, Smedley J, Wong J, Padmore H, "Real Time Evolution of Antimony Deposition for High Performance Alkali Photocathode Development," SPIE 8847, 884705-7 (2014).
  118. Yang L, Lu S, Belardinelli J, Huc-Claustre E, Jones V, Jackson M, Zgurskaya HI, "RND transporters protect Corynebacterium glutamicum from antibiotics by assembling the outer membrane," Microbiologyopen 3(4), 484-496 (2014).
  119. Yearley EJ, Godfrin PD, Perevozchikova T, Zhang H, Falus P, Porcar L, Nagao M, Curtis JE, Gawande P, Tain R, Zarraga IE, Wagner NJ, Liu Y, "Observation of Small Cluster Formation in Concentrated Monoclonal Antibody Solutions and Its Implications to Solution Viscosity," Biophysical Journal 106(8), 1763-1770 (2014).
  120. Zhang J, Posselt D, Smilgies DM, Perlich J, Kyriakos K, Jaksch S, Papadakis CM, "Complex macrophase-separated nanostructure induced by microphase separation in binary blends of lamellar diblock copolymer thin films," Macromol Rapid Commun. 5(18), 1662-9 (2014).
  121. Zhang J, Posselt D, Smilgies DM, Perlich J, Kyriakos K, Jaksch S, Papadakis CM, "Lamellar Diblock Copolymer Thin Films during Solvent Vapor Annealing Studied by GISAXS: Different Behavior of Parallel and Perpendicular Lamellae," Macromolecules 47(16), 5711-5718 (2014).
  122. Zhang S, Liua X, Barreto-Ortiz SF, Yu Y, Ginn BP, DeSantis NA, Hutton DL, Grayson WL, Cui FZ, Korgel BA, Gerecht S, Mao HQ, "Creating polymer hydrogel microfibres with internal alignment via electrical and mechanical stretching," Biomaterials 35(10), 3243–3251 (2014).
  123. Zhang Y, Degen D, Ho MX, Sineva E, Ebright KY, Ebright YW, Mekler V, Vahedian-Movahed H, Feng Y, Yin R, Tuske S, Irschik H, Jansen R, Maffioli S, Donadio S, Arnold E, Ebright RH, "GE23077 binds to the RNA polymerase 'i' and 'i+1' sites and prevents the binding of initiating nucleotides," Elife (2014).
  124. Zhu J, Quan Z, Lin Y, Jian Y, Wang Z, Zhan J, Jin C, Zhao Y, Liu Z, Brinker CJ, Xu H, "Porous Ice Phases with VI and Distorted VII Structures Constrained in Nanoporous Silica," ACS NanoLetters 14(11), 6554-6558 (2014).

Conference Proceedings

  1. Ermon S, Bras R, Suram S, Gregoire J, Gomes C, Selman B, van Dover R, "Pattern Decomposition with Complex Combinatorial Constraints: Application to Materials Discovery," Proc. 29th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (2014).
  2. Huang R, Finkelstein K, and Bilderback DH, "Expected performance of cryogenic silicon monochromator for high power density and high coherence ERL beamlines," J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 493, 012035 (2014).
  3. Huang R, Szebenyi T, Pfeifer M, Woll A, Smilgies D-M, Finkelstein K, Dale D, Wang Y, Vila-Comamala J, Gillilan R, Cook M, Bilderback DH, "Application of CHESS single-bounce capillaries at synchrotron beamlines," J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 493(1), 012034 (2014).
  4. Ko JYP, Oswald BB, Savino JJ, Pauling AK, Lyndaker A, Revesz P, Miller MP, Brock JD, "Designing and commissioning of a prototype double Laue monochromator at CHESS," J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 493, 012006 (2014).
  5. Le Bras R, Bernstein R, Gregoire JM, Suram SK, Gomes CP, Selman B, van Dover RB, "A Computational Challenge Problem in Materials Discovery: Synthetic Problem Generator and Real-World Datasets," Proceedings of the Twenty-Eighth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence 438-443 (2014).
  6. Mandia DJ, Zhou W, Ward MJ, Joress H, Giorgi JB, Gordon P, Albert J, Barry ST, "Chemical Vapor Deposition of Anisotropic Ultrathin Gold Films on Optical Fibers: Real-time Sensing by Tilted Fiber Bragg Gratings and Use of a Dielectric Pre-coating," Proc. of SPIE 9288 (2014).
  7. Schubert SG, Attenkofer K, Smedley J, Kamps T, Muller E, Ruiz-Oses M, Schmeisser MAH, Padmore H, Wong J, Xie J, "INFLUENCE OF GROWTH METHOD ON K3SB PHOTOCATHODE STRUCTURE AND PERFORMANCE," Proceedings of IPAC2014, 624-626 (2014).
  8. Smilgies Detlef, "In-situ real-time x-ray scattering for probing the processing-structure-performance relation," MRS Proceedings 1695 (2014).
  9. Woll AR, Agyeman-Budu D, Choudhury S, Coulthard I, Finnefrock AC, Gordon R, Hallin E, Mass J, "Lithographically-fabricated channel arrays for confocal x-ray fluorescence microscopy and XAFS," J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 493, 012028 (2014).
  10. Xie J, Demarteau M, Wagner R, Ruiz-Oses M, Liang X, Ben-Zvi I, Attenkofer K, Schubert S, Smedley J, Wong J, Padmore H, Woll A, "Study of bi-alkali photocathode growth on glass by X-ray techniques for fast timing response photomultipliers," Proc. SPIE 8982, Optical Components and Materials XI, 89821O (2014).

Ph.D. Theses

  1. Bedewy M, "Collective mechanochemical growth of carbon nanotubes," Ph.D. Thesis, University of Michigan, Advisor: A. John Hart (2014).
  2. Chen L, "Applied materials and methods for surface modification," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Christopher K. Ober (2014).
  3. Cockrell BR, "The Metals from the Cenote Sagrado, Chichén Itzá as Windows on Technological and Depositional Communities," Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Berkeley, Advisor: Steven Shackley (2014).
  4. Fernandes NJ, "Synthesis, properties, and applications of nanoparticle ionic materials," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Emmanuel Giannelis (2014).
  5. Gaowei M, "Diamond detector- material science, design and application," Ph.D. Thesis, Stony Brook University, Advisor: John Smedley (2014).
  6. Gee KO, "Characterization of transcriptional activators in the fungal circadian clock," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Brian R. Crane (2014).
  7. Geil EC, "Spatially-Resolved Dynamics of Charge-Density Waves in Niobium Triselenide and X-Ray Fluorescence Imaging of Archaeological Artifacts," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Robert Thorne (2014).
  8. Hamner KL, "Using Temperature-Sensitive Smart Polymers to Regulate DNA-mediated Nanoassembly," Ph.D. Thesis, Syracuse University, Advisor: Mathew M Maye, Dacheng Ren (2014).
  9. Heymann M, "Microfluidic tools to investigate protein crystallization," Ph.D. Thesis, Brandeis University, Advisor: Seth Fraden (2014).
  10. Iyer SK, "Development of bright luminescent silica nanoparticles," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Ulrich Wiesner (2014).
  11. Kopp MC, "Structural studies of sulfur transfer in thiocarboxylate-dependent methionine biosynthesis," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University Advisor: Steven Ealick (2014).
  12. Koshari S, "Characterization of lysozyme adsorption in cellulosic chromatographic particles using small-angle neutron scattering," Ph.D. Thesis, University of Delaware, Advisor: Abraham M Lenhoff, Norman J Wagner (2014).
  13. Levendorf MP, "Locally controlling the structure and composition of atomically-thin films," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Jiwoong Park (2014).
  14. Liberman JA, "Structural and Functional Analysis of Gene Regulatory PreQ 1 Riboswitches," Ph.D. Thesis, University of Rochester, Advisor: Joseph E. Wedekind (2014).
  15. Meisburger SP, "Ion interactions with single- and double-stranded DNA measured using solution X-ray scattering," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Lois Pollack (2014).
  16. Monkman EJ, "Revealing electronic structure in atomically-engineered manganite thin films," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Kyle Shen (2014).
  17. Payne TM, "Crystallographic and spectroscopic studies on the complex of Cytochrome c Peroxidase and Cytochrome c," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Brian Crane (2014).
  18. Rajan B, "Expression, Purification, and Characterization of the Short Isoform of Human Adenylosuccinate Lyase," Ph.D. Thesis, SUNY Stony Brook, Advisor: Jarrod B French (2014).
  19. Shai DE, "Angle-resolved photoemission spectroscopy of ferromagnetic EuO and SrRuO3 thin films," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Kyle Shen (2014).
  21. Sun Y, "Silica-based nanoparticles: Synthesis, characterization, and structural control," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Ulrich Wiesner (2014).
  22. Toulabi LB, "Identification and structural characterization of a Legionella Phosphoinositide phosphatase," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Yuxin Mao (2014).
  23. Welch ME, "Polymer brushes: From biosensors to membranes," Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University, Advisor: Christopher K. Ober (2014).
  24. Yao L, "Self-assembly of block copolymers for the fabrication of functional nanomaterials," Ph.D. Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Advisor: James Watkins (2014).


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