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I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: - Development of ionic liquids for sustainable and green chemistry applied to catalysis, separations, and energy applications. - Use of neutron scattering/isotopic substitution to study disordered (liquid and glassy) materials.

1993 …2020

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Using Caenorhabditis elegans to probe toxicity of 1-alkyl-3-methylimidazolium chloride based ionic liquids

Swatloski, R., Holbrey, J., Memon, S. B., Caldwell, G. A., Caldwell, K. A. & Rogers, R., 21 Mar 2004, In : Chemical Communications. 10, 6, p. 668-669 2 p.

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163 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding the Effects of Ionicity in Salts, Solvates, Co-Crystals, Ionic Co-Crystals, and Ionic Liquids, Rather than Nomenclature, Is Critical to Understanding Their Behavior

Kelley, S. P., Narita, A., Holbrey, J. D., Green, K. D., Reichert, W. M. & Rogers, R. D., 06 Mar 2013, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 13, 3, p. 965-975

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68 Citations (Scopus)
15 Citations (Scopus)

The solution structure of 1:2 phenol/N-methylpyridinium bis{(trifluoromethyl)sulfonyl}imide liquid mixtures

Turner, A. H. & Holbrey, J. D., Apr 2015, In : Journal of Solution Chemistry. 44, 3-4, p. 621-633

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7 Citations (Scopus)
252 Downloads (Pure)
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1216 Citations (Scopus)

The Heck reaction in ionic liquids: A multiphasic catalyst system

Carmichael, A. J., Earle, M., Holbrey, J., McCormac, P. B. & Seddon, K., 07 Oct 1999, In : Organic Letters. 1, 7, p. 997-1000 4 p.

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499 Citations (Scopus)

Templated electrodeposition of silver nanowires in a nanoporous polycarbonate membrane from a nonaqueous ionic liquid electrolyte

Kazeminezhad, I., Barnes, M., Holbrey, J., Seddon, K. & Schwarzacher, W., Mar 2007, In : Applied Physics A-materials Science & Processing. 86, 3, p. 373-375 3 p.

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51 Citations (Scopus)

Structure of molten 1,3-dimethylimidazolium chloride using neutron diffraction

Hardacre, C., Holbrey, JD., McMath, SEJ., Bowron, DT. & Soper, AK., 01 Jan 2003, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 118, 1, p. 273-278 6 p.

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415 Citations (Scopus)

Structure and solvation in ionic liquids

Hardacre, C., Holbrey, J., Nieuwenhuyzen, M. & Youngs, T., Jun 2007, In : Accounts of Chemical Research. 40 (11), 11, p. 1146-1155 10 p.

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277 Citations (Scopus)

Structure and dynamics of aqueous 2-propanol: A THz-TDS, NMR and neutron diffraction study

McGregor, J., Li, R., Zeitler, J. A., D'Agostino, C., Collins, J. H. P., Mantle, M. D., Manyar, H., Holbrey, J. D., Falkowska, M., Youngs, T., Hardacre, C., Stitt, E. H. & Gladden, L. F., 07 Dec 2015, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics . 17, 45, p. 30481-30491 11 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)
318 Downloads (Pure)

Structure and Dynamics of 1-Ethyl-3-methylimidazolium Acetate via Molecular Dynamics and Neutron Diffraction

Bowron, D. T., D'Agostino, C., Gladden, L. F., Hardacre, C., Holbrey, J., Lagunas-Castedo, C., McGregor, J., Mantle, M. D., Mullan, C. & Youngs, T., 17 Jun 2010, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 114, 23, p. 7760-7768 9 p.

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92 Citations (Scopus)

Strategies toward the design of energetic ionic liquids: nitro- and nitrile-substituted N,N '-dialkylimidazolium salts

Katritzky, A. R., Yang, H. F., Zhang, D. Z., Kirichenko, K., Smiglak, M., Holbrey, J., Reichert, W. M. & Rogers, R. D., 2006, In : New journal of chemistry. 30, 3, p. 349-358 10 p.

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47 Citations (Scopus)

Solvation Structure of Uracil in Ionic Liquids

Norman, S. E., Turner, A. H., Holbrey, J. D. & Youngs, T. G. A., 05 Dec 2016, In : ChemPhysChem. 17, 23, p. 3923-3931 9 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Solvation of 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate in aqueous ethanol - a green solution for dissolving 'hydrophobic' ionic liquids

Swatloski, R., Visser, A. E., Reichert, W. M., Broker, G. A., Farina, L. M., Holbrey, J. & Rogers, R. D., 21 Oct 2001, In : Chemical Communications. 20, p. 2070-2071 2 p.

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96 Citations (Scopus)

Solubilization of an ionic liquid, 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate, in a surfactant-water system

Friberg, S. E., Yin, Q., Pavel, F., Mackay, R. A., Holbrey, J., Seddon, K. & Aikens, P. A., 2000, In : JOURNAL OF DISPERSION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY. 21, 2, p. 185-197 13 p.

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53 Citations (Scopus)

Solid-state analysis of low-melting 1,3-dialkylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate salts (ionic liquids) by combined x-ray crystallographic and computational analyses

Reichert, W. M., Holbrey, J., Swatloski, R., Gutowski, K. E., Visser, A. E., Nieuwenhuyzen, M., Seddon, K. & Rogers, R., Jun 2007, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 7, 6, p. 1106-1114 9 p.

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81 Citations (Scopus)

Solid and liquid charge-transfer complex formation between 1-methylnaphthalene and 1-alkyl-cyanopyridinium bis{(trifluoromethyl)sulfonyl}imide ionic liquids

Hardacre, C., Holbrey, J., Mullan, C., Nieuwenhuyzen, M., Youngs, T., Bowron, D. T. & Teat, S. J., 2010, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 12, 8, p. 1842-1853 12 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

Small-angle X-ray scattering studies of liquid crystalline 1-alkyl-3-methylimidazolium salts

Hardacre, C., Bradley, A. E., Holbrey, J., Johnston, S., McMath, S. E. J. & Nieuwenhuyzen, M., 2002, In : Chemistry of Materials. 14, 2, p. 629-635 7 p.

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351 Citations (Scopus)

Small angle neutron scattering from 1-alkyl-3-methylimidazolium hexafluorophosphate ionic liquids ([C(n)mim][PF6], n=4, 6, and 8)

Hardacre, C., Holbrey, J., Mullan, C., Youngs, T. & Bowron, D. T., 21 Aug 2010, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 133, 7, 074510.

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223 Citations (Scopus)

Separations of metal ions using ionic liquids: The challenges of multiple mechanisms

Cocalia, V. A., Holbrey, J. D., Gutowski, K. E., Bridges, N. J. & Rogers, R. D., 01 Jan 2006, In : Tsinghua Science and Technology. 11, 2, p. 188-193 6 p.

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63 Citations (Scopus)

Sensor technologies based on a cellulose supported platform

Poplin, J. H., Swatloski, R., Holbrey, J., Spear, S. K., Metlen, A., Gratzel, M., Nazeeruddin, M. K. & Rogers, R. D., 2007, In : Chemical Communications. 20, p. 2025-2027 3 p.

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55 Citations (Scopus)

Room-temperature ionic liquids as replacements for organic solvents in multiphase bioprocess operations

Cull, S. G., Holbrey, J., Vargas-Mora, V., Seddon, K. & Lye, G. J., 20 Jul 2000, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 69, 2, p. 227-233 7 p.

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525 Citations (Scopus)

Robust Room Temperature Hysteresis in an FeIII Spin Crossover Metallomesogen

Fitzpatrick, A. J., Martinho, P. N., Gildea, B. J., Holbrey, J. D. & Morgan, G. G., May 2016, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2016, 13-14, p. 2025-2029 5 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
311 Downloads (Pure)

Recalling COIL

Holbrey, J., Plechkova, N. & Seddon, K., 2006, In : Green Chemistry. 8, 5, p. 411-414 4 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Reaction of elemental chalcogens with imidazolium acetates to yield imidazole-2-chalcogenones: direct evidence for ionic liquids as proto-carbenes

Rodriguez Martinez, H., Gurau, G., Holbrey, J. & Rogers, R., 21 Mar 2011, In : Chemical Communications. 47, 11, p. 3222-3224 3 p.

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137 Citations (Scopus)

Production of bioactive cellulose films reconstituted from ionic liquids

Turner, M. B., Spear, S. K., Holbrey, J. & Rogers, R., Jul 2004, In : Biomacromolecules. 5, 4, p. 1379-1384 6 p.

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319 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation of magnetic cellulose composites using ionic liquids

Swatloski, R., Holbrey, J., Weston, J. L. & Rogers, R. D., Mar 2006, In : CHIMICA OGGI-CHEMISTRY TODAY. 24, 2, p. 31 1 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of the formation and stabilities of energetic salts and ionic liquids based on ab initio electronic structure calculations

Gutowski, K. E., Holbrey, J., Rogers, R. D. & Dixon, D. A., 15 Dec 2005, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 109, 49, p. 23196-23208 13 p.

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132 Citations (Scopus)

Polar, non-coordinating ionic liquids as solvents for the alternating copolymerization of styrene and CO catalyzed by cationic palladium catalysts

Klingshirn, M. A., Broker, G. A., Holbrey, J., Shaughnessy, K. H. & Rogers, R., 2002, In : Chemical Communications. p. 1394-1395 2 p.

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74 Citations (Scopus)

Phase Behaviour, Interactions, and Structural Studies of (Amines+Ionic Liquids) Binary Mixtures

Jacquemin, J., Bendová, M., Sedláková, Z., Blesic, M., Holbrey, J. D., Mullan, C. L., Youngs, T. G. A., Pison, L., Wagner, Z., Aim, K., Costa Gomes, M. F. & Hardacre, C., 14 May 2012, In : ChemPhysChem. 13, 7, p. 1825-1835 11 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Optimised microwave-assisted synthesis of methylcarbonate salts: a convenient methodology to prepare intermediates for ionic liquid libraries

Holbrey, J., Rogers, R., Shukla, S. & Wilfred, C., 2010, In : Green Chemistry. 12, 3, p. 407-413 7 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)

On the solubilization of water with ethanol in hydrophobic hexafluorophosphate ionic liquids

Swatloski, R., Visser, A. E., Reichert, W. M., Broker, G. A., Farina, L. M., Holbrey, J. & Rogers, R., 2002, In : Green Chemistry. 4, 2, p. 81-87 7 p.

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157 Citations (Scopus)

New ionic liquids containing an appended hydroxyl functionality from the atom-efficient, one-pot reaction of 1-methylimidazole and acid with propylene oxide

Holbrey, J., Turner, M. B., Reichert, W. M. & Rogers, R., Dec 2003, In : Green Chemistry. 5, 6, p. 731-736 6 p.

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112 Citations (Scopus)
99 Citations (Scopus)

Neutron diffraction, NMR and molecular dynamics study of glucose dissolved in the ionic liquid 1-ethyl-3-methylimidazolium acetate

Youngs, T., Holbrey, J., Mullan, C., Norman, S., Lagunas-Castedo, C., D'Agostino, C., Mantle, M. D., Gladden, L. F., Bowron, D. T. & Hardacre, C., Aug 2011, In : Chemical Science. 2, 8, p. 1594-1605 12 p.

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97 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular modelling of carboranes using distance restraints: The molecular dynamics simulation of appended thioether macrocycles

Holbrey, J. D., Iveson, P. B., Lockhart, J. C., Tomkinson, N. P., Teixidor, F., Romerosa, A., Viñas, C. & Rius, J., 01 Dec 1993, In : Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions. 9, p. 1451-1461 11 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular layering and local order in thin films of 1-alkyl-3-methylimidazolium ionic liquids using X-ray reflectivity

Carmichael, A. J., Hardacre, C., Holbrey, J., Nieuwenhuyzen, M. & Seddon, K., 20 May 2001, In : Molecular Physics. 99, 10, p. 795-800 6 p.

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100 Citations (Scopus)

Methylation using dimethylcarbonate catalysed by ionic liquids under continuous flow conditions

Glasnov, T. N., Holbrey, J. D., Kappe, C. O., Seddon, K. R. & Yan, T., Nov 2012, In : Green Chemistry. 14, 11, p. 3071-3076 6 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

Mercury capture on a supported chlorocuprate(II) ionic liquid adsorbent studied using operando synchrotron X-ray absorption spectroscopy

Boada, R., Cibin, G., Coleman, F., Diaz-Moreno, S., Gianolio, D., Hardacre, C., Hayama, S., Holbrey, J. D., Ramli, R., Seddon, K. R., Srinivasan, G. & Swadzba-Kwasny, M., 2016, In : Dalton Transactions. 45, 47, p. 18946-18953 8 p.

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Mercury(II) partitioning from aqueous solutions with a new, hydrophobic ethylene-glycol functionalized bis-imidazolium ionic liquid

Holbrey, J., Visser, A. E., Spear, S. K., Reichert, W. M., Swatloski, R., Broker, G. A. & Rogers, R., Oct 2003, In : Green Chemistry. 5, p. 129-135 7 p.

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136 Citations (Scopus)

Lyotropic mesomorphism in surfactant bipyridine complexes of Ru II

Bruce, D. W., Holbrey, J. D., Tajbakhsh, A. R. & Tiddy, G. J. T., 01 Jan 1993, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 3, 8, p. 905-906 2 p.

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41 Citations (Scopus)

Liquid structure of the ionic liquid, 1-methyl-4-cyanopyridinium bis{(trifluoromethyl)sulfonyl}imide determined from neutron scattering and molecular dynamics simulations

Hardacre, C., Holbrey, J., Mullan, C., Nieuwenhuyzen, M., Youngs, T. & Bowron, D. T., 10 Feb 2008, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112 (27), 27, p. 8049-8056 8 p.

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40 Citations (Scopus)

Liquid clathrate formation in ionic liquid-aromatic mixtures

Holbrey, J., Reichert, W. M., Nieuwenhuyzen, M., Sheppard, O., Hardacre, C. & Rogers, R. D., 21 Feb 2003, In : Chemical Communications. *, 4, p. 476-477 2 p.

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359 Citations (Scopus)

Lewis Superacidic Ionic Liquids with Tricoordinate Borenium Cations

Coffie, S., Hogg, J. M., Cailler, L., Ferrer-Ugalde, A., Murphy, R. W., Holbrey, J. D., Coleman, F. & Swadzba-Kwasny, M., 01 Dec 2015, In : Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 54, 49, p. 14970-14973 4 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)
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LCST-phase behavior and complexation with water of an ionic liquid incorporating the 5-phenyltetrazolate anion

Moura, L., Brown, L. C., Blesic, M. & Holbrey, J. D., 06 Dec 2017, In : ChemPhysChem. 18, 23, p. 3384-3389 6 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
358 Downloads (Pure)

Kinetic model for the hydrolysis of lignocellulosic biomass in the ionic liquid, 1-ethyl-3-methyl-imidazolium chloride†

Vanoye, L., Fanselow, M., Holbrey, J. D., Atkins, M. P. & Seddon, K. R., 2009, In : Green Chemistry. 11, 3, p. 390-396 7 p.

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127 Citations (Scopus)

Ionic liquids via reaction of the zwitterionic 1,3-dimethylimidazolium-2-carboxylate with protic acids. Overcoming synthetic limitations and establishing new halide free protocols for the formation of ILs

Smiglak, M., Holbrey, J., Griffin, S. T., Reichert, W. M., Swatloski, R., Katritzky, A. R., Yang, H. F., Zhang, D. Z., Kirichenko, K. & Rogers, R., 2007, In : Green Chemistry. 9, 1, p. 90-98 9 p.

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76 Citations (Scopus)

Ionic liquids as solvent and solvent additives for the synthesis of sol-gel materials

Klingshirn, M. A., Spear, S. K., Holbrey, J. & Rogers, R. D., 28 Dec 2005, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 15, 48, p. 5174-5180 7 p.

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61 Citations (Scopus)