Recent Publications

  1. Rastogi, S. K.; Zhao, Z.; Barrett, S. L.; Shelton, S. D.; Zafferani, M.; Anderson, H. E.; Blumenthal, M. O.; Jones, L. R.; Wang, L.; Li, X.; Streu, C. N.; Du, L.; Brittain, W. J., Photoresponsive azo-combretastatin A-4 analogues. Eur. J. Med. Chem. 2018, 143, 1-7.
  2. Rastogi, S.; Andrson, H. E.; Lamas, J.; Barrett, S.; Cantu, T.; Zauscher, S.; Brittain, W. J.; Betancourt, T., Enhanced release of molecules upon ultraviolet (UV) light irradiation from photoresponsive hydrogels prepared from bifunctional azobenzene and four-arm poly(ethylene glycol). J. Appl. Mater. Interf. 2018,in press.
  3. Brittain, W. J.; Rastogi, S. K.; Rogers, R. A.; Rinaldi, P. Phenyl rotation barrier in Z-azobenzene: A physical organic problem in honor of J.D.R.. J. Phys. Org. Chem.2018, in press.
  4. Brown, C.; Rastogi, S. K.; Barrett, S. L.; Anderson, H. E.; Twichell, E ; Gralinski, S.; McDonald, A ; Brittain, W. J. Differential azobenzene solubility increases equilibrium cis/trans ratio in water. Photoch. Photobio A 2017, 336, 140-145.
  5. Rastogi, S. K.; Rogers, R. A.; Shi, J.; Gao, C.; Rinaldi, P. L.; Brittain, W. J. Conformational dynamics of ortho-fluoro substituted Z-azobenzene. J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 11485-11490.
  6. Gu, R.; Lamas, J., Rastogi, S.; Li, X.; Brittain, W.; Zauscher, S. Z, Photocontrolled micellar aggregation of amphiphilic DNA-azobenzene conjugates. Colloid Surface B 2015, 135, 126-132.
  7. Lambert, C. L.; Enters, M. E.; Rastogi, S. K.; Brown, C. T.; Shoulders, B. A.; Brittain, W. J.; Chang, J., Electrochemical studies of biocatalytic activity to glucose oxidation of glucose oxidase immobilized on gold/poly(glutamic acid) modified electrode using quinhydrone as electron acceptor. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2016, 163, G206-G210.
  8. Rastogi, S. K.; Rogers, R. A.; Shi, J.; Gao, C.; Rinaldi, P. L.; Brittain, W. J. Conformational dynamics of ortho-fluoro substituted Z-azobenzene. J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 11485-11490.
  9. Rastogi, S. K.; Rogers, R. A.; Shi, J.; Brown, C. T.; Salinas, C.; Martin, K. M.; Armitage, J.; Dorsey, C.; Chun, G.; Rinaldi, P.; Brittain, W. J., Through-space 19F-19F spin-spin coupling in ortho-fluoro Z-azobenzene. Mag. Reson. Chem.2016, 54, 126-131.
  10. Barker, K.; Rastogi, S. K.; Dominguez, J.; Cantu, T.; Brittain, W.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T. biodegradable DNA-enabled polyethylene glycol) hydrogels prepared by copper-free click chemistry. Biomater. Sci., Polym. Ed. 2016, 27, 22-39.
  11. Rogers, R. A.; Rodier, A. R.; Stanley, J. A.; Douglas, N. A.; Li, X.; Brittain, W. J., A Study of the spiropyran-merocyanine system using ion-mobility – mass spectrometry: experimental support for a cisoid conformation. Commun. 2014, 50, 3424-3426.
  12. Douglas, N.; Neef, C. J.; Rogers, R. A.; Stanley, J. A.; Armitage, J.; Martin, B. M.; Hudnall, T. W.; Brittain, W. J., Reactivity of tetrahydrochromeno[2,3-b]indoles: Chromic indicators of cyanide. J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2013, 26, 688-695.
  13. Marshall, A. S.; Rogers, R. A.; Perry, J. W.; Brittain, W. J., Transient absorption characterization of the ring-opening reaction of tetrahydrochromeno[2,3-b] indole. J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2015, 29, 221-226.