Selke's Group's Publications


Recent Publications by the Selke Group

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  • Wu, C.; Shi, L.; Jiang, H.; Selke, M.; Yan, H.; Wang, X. “New Strategy of Efficient Inhibition of Cancer Cells by Carborane Carboxylic Acid-CdTe nanocomposites” Nanomed. Nanotechnol. 2012, in press.

  • Celaje, J.A.; Zhang, D.; Guerrero, A.M.; Selke, M. "Chemistry of trans-Resveratrol with Singlet Oxygen: [2+2] Addition, [4+2] Addition, and Formation of the Phytoalexin Moracin M" Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 4846-4849.

  • Zhang, G.; Shi, L.; Selke, M.; Wang, X. "CdTe Quantum Dots with Daunorubicin induce apoptosis of multidrug-resistant human heptanoma HepG2/ADM cells: in vitro and in vivo evaluation" Nanoscale Res. Lett. 2011, 6, 418-428.

  • Lai, S.-W.; Liu, L.; Zhang, D.; Wang, B.; Lok, C.-N.; Che, C.-M.; Selke, M. "Efficient Singlet Oxygen Generation by Luminescent 2-(2’-Thienyl)Pyridyl Cyclometalated Platinum(II) Complexes and their Calixarene Derivatives" Photochem. Photobiol. 2010, 86, 1414-1420.

  • Zhang, D.; Celaje, J.; Agua, A.; Doan, C.; Stewart, T.; Bau, R.; Selke, M. "Photooxidation of Mixed Aryl and Biaryl Phosphines", Org. Lett. 2010, 10, 3100-3103.

  • Zhou, Y.; Shi. L.; Li, Q.; Hui-Jiang, G.; Lv, G.; Zhao, J.; Wu, C.; Selke, M.; Wang, X. "Imaging and inhibition of multi-drug resistance in cancer cells via specific association with negatively charged CdTe quantum dots", Biomaterials 2010, 31, 4958-4963.

  • Wu, C.; Shi, L.; Li, Q.; Jiang, H.; Selke, M.; Ba, L.; Wang, X. “Probing the Dynamic Effect of Cys-CdTe Quantum Dots toward Cancer Cells in Vitro”, Chem. Res. Toxicol. 2010, 23, 82-88.
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  • Wang, Y.; Lin, W.-L.; Liu, K.; Lin, R.; Selke, M.; Kolb, H.C.; Zhang, N.; Zhao, X.-Z.; Phelbs, M.E.; Shen, C.K.-F.; Faull, K.F.; Tseng, H.-R. "An Integrated Microfluidic Device for Large-Scale in situ Click Chemistry," Lab Chip 2009, 9, 2281-2285.
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  • Coti, K.K.; Wang, Y.; Lin, W.-L.; Chen, C.-C.; Yu, Z.T.F.; Liu, K.; Shen, C.K.-F.; Selke, M.; Yeh, A.; Lu, W.; Tseng, H.-R. "A Dynamic Microreactor for Arbitrary Control of Disguised Chemical Selectivity," Chem. Commun. 2008, 3426-3429.

  • Zhang, D.; Hernandez, B.; Selke, M. "Photooxidation of Metal-Bound Thiolates: Reactivity of Sulfur-Containing Peroxidic Intermediates" invited paper to special issue "Sulfur Chemistry under Extreme Conditions," J. Sulfur Chem. 2008, 29, 377-388.

  • Chin, K.K.; Chuang, S.-C.; Hernandez, B.; Campos, L.M.; Selke, M.; Foote, C.S.; Garcia-Garibay, M.A. “Photophysical Properties of non-Homoconjugated 1,2-dihydro, 1,2,3,4-tetrahydro and 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexashydro C60 Derivatives”, Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2008, 7, 3-12.

  • Djurovich, P. I.; Murphey, D.; Thompson, M.E.; Hernandez, B.; Gao, R.; Hunt, P.L.; Selke, M. "Cyclometalated Iridium and Platinum Complexes as Singlet Oxygen Photosensitizers: Quantum Yields, Quenching Rates and Correlation with Electronic Structures" Dalton Trans. 2007, 3763-3770.
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  • Tsay, J.M.; Trzoss, M.; Shi, L.; Kong, X.; Selke, M.; Jung, M.E.; Weiss, S. “Singlet Oxygen Production by Peptide-coated Quantum Dot-Photosensitizer Conjugates”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 6865-6871.

  • Chin, K.K.; Chuang, S.-C.; Hernandez, B.; Selke, M.; Foote, C.S.; Garcia-Garibay, M.A. "Photophysical Properties of a 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexasubstituted Fullerene Derivative", J. Phys. Chem. A 2006, 110, 13662-13666

  • Zhang, D.; Ye, B.; Ho, D.G.; Gao, R.; Selke, M. "Chemistry of Singlet Oxygen with Arylphosphines", Tetrahedron (invited paper for Symposium-in-Print) 2006, 62, 10729-10733.

  • Zhang, D.; Gao, R.; Afzal, S.; Vargas, M.; Sharma, S.; McCurdy, A.; Yousufuddin, M.; Stewart, T.; Bau, R.; Selke, M. "Intramolecular Arene Epoxidation by Phosphadioxiranes", Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 5125--5128.

  • Shi, L; Hernandez, B.; Selke, M. "Singlet Oxygen Generation from Water-Soluble Quantum Dot-Organic Dye Nanocomposites" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 6278-6279

  • Hernandez, B.; Wang, Y.; Zhang, D.; Selke, M. "Photooxidation of Co-thiolato complexes in protic and aprotic solvents," Chem. Commun. 2006, 997-999.

  • LaDochy, S.; Brown, J.N.; Pazert, W.C., Selke, M. "Can U.S. West Coast Climate be Forecast?" Am. Met. Soc. 2004, Symposium on Forecasting the Weather and Climate of the Atmosphere and Ocean; link: (PDF)

  • Wang, S.; Gao, R.; Zhou, F. and Selke, M. “Nanomaterials and Singlet Oxygen Photosensitizers: Potential Applications in Photodynamic Therapy” J. Mat. Chem. 2004, 14, 487-493.

  • Ho, D.G.; Gao, R.; Celaje, J.; Chung, H.-Y.; Selke, M., “Phosphadioxirane: A Peroxide from an Ortho-Substituted Arylphosphine and Singlet Dioxygen”, Science 2003, 302, 259-262.

  • Gao, R.; Ho, D.G.; Hernandez, B.; Selke, M.; Murphy, D.; Djurovich, P.; Thompson, M.E., “Bis-Cyclometallated Ir(III) Complexes as Efficient Singlet Oxygen Sensitizers, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 14828-14829.

  • Shi, X.; Han, S.; Sanedrin, R.J.; Zhou, F.; Selke, M., " Synthesis of Cobalt Oxide Nanotubes from Colloidal Particles Modified with a Co(III)-Cysteinato Precursor ", Chem. Mater. 2002, 14, 1789-1902.

  • Shi, X.;  Sanedrin, R.J.; Han, S.; Galvez, C.; Ho, D.G.; Hernadez, B.; Zhou F.; Selke, M., “Cobalt Oxide Nanotubes vs. Nanospheres: Effect of Intermolecular Hydrogen Bonding Between Precursor Molecules Infiltrated into Core-Shell Templates”, NanoLett. 2002, 2, 289-293.

  • Ho, D.G.; Ismail, R.; Franco, N.; Gao, R.; Leverich, E.P.; Tsyba, I.; Ho, N.N.; Bau, R.; Selke, M., " Reaction of Singlet Oxygen with Ir(I) and Rh(I) Thiolato Complexes: Oxidative Addition vs. S-oxidation”, Chem Commun. 2002, 570-571.

  • Gao, R.; Ho, D.G.; Dong, T.; Khuu, D.; Franco, N.; Sezer, O.; Selke, M. “Reaction of Arylphosphines with Singlet Oxygen: Intra vs. Intermolecular Oxidation”, Org. Lett. 2001, 3, 3719-3722.

  • Galvez, C.; Ho, D.G.; Azod, A.; Selke, M., " Reaction of a Coordinated Cysteinato Ligand with Singlet Oxygen: Photooxidation of (Cysteinato-N,S)bis(ethylenediamine)cobalt(III)”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 3381-3382.