Olson Research Group

Olson Research Group

Sub–Molecular Tunneling Spectroscopy

PUBLICATIONS

  1. “New Insight into the Action of Tryptanthrins Against Plasmodium falciparum: Pharmacophore Identification via a Novel Submolecular QSAR Descriptor”, J.A. Olson, R.J. Terryn III, E.L. Stewart, J.C. Baum, M.J. Novak, J. Molec. Graph. Mod., 2018, 80, 138. [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  2. "In-Silico Simulations of Tunneling Barrier Measurements for Molecular Orbital-Mediated Junctions: A Molecular Orbital Theory Approach to Scanning Tunneling Microscopy", R.J. Terryn III, K. Sriraman, M.J. Novak, J.A. Olson, J.C. Baum, J. Vac. Sci. Tech., 2016, 34, 051402-1. [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  3. “MOLECULAR ACTIVE CENTER IDENTIFICATION USING TUNNELING BARRIERS AND/OR ASSOCIATED MEASUREMENTS FOR SUB–MOLECULAR QSAR”, J.A. Olson, M.J. Novak, J.C. Baum, R.J. Terryn III, K. Sriraman, US 62184457, 2016. [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  4. “Semiquantitative Submolecular Barrier Height Measurements of 4-Aza-8-fluorotryptanthrin Monolayers on HOPG: Orbital–Mediated Tunneling”, K. Sriraman, R.J. Terryn III, X. Guo, M.J. Novak, J.C. Baum, J.A. Olson, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016, 120, 3420. [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  5. “Semiquantitative Electron Tunneling Barrier Height Measurements of Molecular Monolayers at the Solution–Graphite Interface: Nonorbital–Mediated Tunneling”, X. Guo, F. Marrucci, N. Price, E.L. Stewart, J.C. Baum, J.A. Olson, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2015, 119, 24804. [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  6. “Surface behavior and imaging of the lowest unoccupied molecular orbital of indolo[2,1-b]quinazoline-6,12-dione (tryptanthrin) via scanning tunneling microscopy”, K. Sriraman, M.J. Novak, J.C. Baum, A. Herron, J.A. Olson, Surf. Sci., 2013, 616, 110. [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  7. “Preparation of Chemically Etched Tips for Ambient Instructional Scanning Tunneling Microscopy”, M.J. Zaccardi, K. Winkelmann, J.A. Olson, J. Chem. Educ., 2010, 87, 308. [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  8. “Scanning Tunneling Microscopy of 8-Fluoroindolo[2,1-b]quinazolin-6,12-dione (8-Fluorotryptanthrin) at the Graphite-Solution Interface: Fully Resolved Molecular Orbitals”, R.E. Gillman, M.J. Novak, J.C. Baum, J.A. Olson, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2008, 112, 14545.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  9. “Analysis of Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold Surfaces Using Direct Analysis in Real Time (DART) Mass Spectrometry”, K. Kpegba, T. Spadaro, R.B. Cody, N. Nesnas, J.A. Olson, Anal. Chem. 2007, 79, 5479.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  10. “Scanning Probe Microscopies Beyond Imaging: Manipulation of Molecules and Nanostructures, edited by Paolo Samori”, (Book Review), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 6343.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  11. “Scanning tunneling microscopy of indolo[2,1-b]quinazolin-6,12-dione (tryptanthrin) on HOPG: Evidence of adsorption-induced stereoisomerization”, M.J. Novak, J.C. Baum, J.W. Buhrow, J.A. Olson, Surf. Sci. 2006, 600, L269.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  12. “Chemically-Modified Gold Tips for Scanning Tunneling Microscopy: Reestablishment of Chemical Contrast”, J.A. Olson, P. Buhlmann, Anal. Chem., 2003, 75, 1089.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  13. “Simple and Inexpensive Classroom Demonstrations of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Magnetic Resonance Imaging”, J.A. Olson, K.J. Nordell, M.A. Chesnik, M.S. Rzchowski, S.M. Condren, C.R. Landis, G.C. Lisensky, A.B. Ellis, J. Chem. Educ., 2000, 77, 882.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  14. “Chemistry with Refrigerator Magnets: From Modeling of Nanoscale Characterization to Composite Fabrication”, D.J. Campbell, J.A. Olson, C.E. Calderon, P.W. Doolan, E.A. Menglet, A.B. Ellis, G.C. Lisensky, J. Chem. Educ., 1999, 76, 1205.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  15. “A Novel Technique for Nano-Scale Lithography of Cadmuim Selenide Via a Scanning Tunneling Microscope Tip-Induced Reaction”, J.A. Olson, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Wisconsin – Madison, 1999. [LINK TO UW LIBRARY]
  16. “A Refrigerator Magnet Analog of Scanning Probe Microscopy”, J.K. Lorenz, J.A. Olson, D.J. Campbell, G.C. Lisensky, A.B. Ellis, J. Chem. Educ., 1997, 74, 1032.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  17. “Photoluminescence as a Probe of the Adsorption of Gaseous Boranes onto the Surface of Cadmium Selenide Crystals”, D.R. Neu, J.A. Olson, A.B. Ellis, J. Phys. Chem., 1993, 97, 5713.  [LINK TO ARTICLE]
  18. “Illustrated Structure Guide” to accompany The Solid State Model Kit, J.A. Olson, Institute for Chemical Education, Madison, WI, 1993.  [LINK TO ICE]

Dr. Olson's Scopus page can be found here.