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Publications

Publications: Accepted

113. Otten, B. M.; Melancon, K. M.; Omary, M. A. "All That Glitters is Not Gold: A Computational Study of Covalent vs Metallophilic Bonding in Bimetallic Complexes of d10 Metal Centers - A Tribute to Al Cotton on the 10th Anniversary of His Passing," Comments Inorg. Chem. 2018, DOI: 10.1080/02603594.2018.1467315 (https://doi.org/10.1080/02603594.2018.1467315). HIGHLIGHTED BY JOURNAL ON TWITTER.

112. Upadhyay, P. K.; Marpu, S. B.; Benton, E. N.; Williams, C. L.; Telang, A.; Omary, M. A. "A Phosphorescent Trinuclear Gold(I) Pyrazolate Chemosensor for Silver Ion Detection and Remediation in Aqueous Media", Anal. Chem. 2018, 90, 4999-5006. DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b04334.

111. Han, X.; Kumar, M. R.; Hoogerbrugge, A.; Klausmeyer, K. K.; Ghimire, M. M.; Harris, L. M.; Omary, M. A.; Farmer, P. J. "Mechanistic Investigations of Photo-induced Oxygenation of Ru(II) Bis-bipyridyl Flavonolate Complexes", Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 2416-2424. DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b01384.

110. Rabaâ, H.; Omary, M. A.; Taubert, S.; Sundholm, D. "Insights into molecular structures and optical properties of stacked [Au3(RN=CR')3]n complexes", Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 718-730. DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b02593.

109. Nicholas, A. D.; Otten, B. M.; Ayala, G.; Hutchinson, J.; Wojtas, L.; Omary, M. A.; Pike, R. D.; Patterson, H. H. "Light-Induced Photochemical Changes in Copper(I) Thiocyanate Complexes Decorated with Halopyridines. Optical Memory Manifestation", J. Phys. Chem. C 2017, 121, 25430-25439. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b06871.

108. Ghimire, M.; Nesterov, V. N.; Omary, M. A. "Remarkable Aurophilicity and Photoluminescence Thermochromism in a Homoleptic Cyclic Trinuclear Gold(I)-Imidazolate Complex", Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 12086−12089. DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b01679.

107. Dharmarwardana, M.; Welch, R. P.; Kwon, S.; Nguyen, V. K.; McCandless, G. T.; Omary, M. A.; Gassensmith, J. J. "Thermo-mechanically responsive crystalline organic cantilever", Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 9890-9893. DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04346E.

106. Marpu, S.; Kolailat, S. S.; Korir, D.; Kamras, B. L.; Chaturvedi, R.; Joseph, A.; Smith, C. M.; Palma, M. C.; Shah, J.; Omary, M. A. "Photochemical Formation of Chitosan-Stabilized Near-Infrared-Absorbing Silver Nanoworms: A "Green" Synthetic Strategy and Activity on Gram-Negative Pathogenic Bacteria", J. Coll. Interface Sci. 2017, 507, 437-452. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2017.08.009.

105. Galassi, R.; Ghimire, M. M.; Otten, B. M.; Ricci, S.; McDougald, R. N., Jr.; Almotawa, R. M.; Alhmoud, D.; Ivy, J. F.; Rawashdeh, A. M.; Nesterov, V. N.; Reinheimer, E. W.; Daniels, L. M.; Burini, A.; Omary, M. A. "Cupriphication of Gold to Sensitize d10-d10 Metal-Metal Bonds and Near-Unity Phosphorescence Quantum Yields", Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 2017, 114, E5042-E5051. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1700890114.

104. Moghadam, P. Z.; Ivy, J. F.; Arvapally, R. K.; dos Santos, A. M.; Pearson, J. C.; Zhang, L.; Tyllianakis, E.; Ghosh, P.; Oswald, I. W. H.; Kaipa, U.; Wang, X.; Wilson, A. K.; Snurr, R. Q.; Omary, M. A. "Adsorption and Molecular Siting of CO2, Water, and Other Gases in the Superhydrophobic, Flexible Pores of FMOF-1 from Experiment and Simulation", Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 3989-4000. DOI: 10.1039/C7SC00278E. HIGHLIGHTED BY JOURNAL ON TWITTER.

103. Chilukuri, B.; McDougald, R. N., Jr.; Ghimire, M. M.; Nesterov, V. N.; Mazur, U.; Omary, M. A.; Hipps, K. W. "Polymorphic, Porous and Host-Guest Nanostructures Directed by Monolayer-Substrate Interactions: Epitaxial Self-Assembly Study of Cyclic Trinuclear Au(I) Complexes on HOPG at the Solution-Solid Interface", J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119, 24844-24858.

102. Browning, C.; Nesterov, V. N.; Wang, X.; Omary, M. A. "Synthesis and structural features of [4,4'-diisopropoxyester-2,2'-bipyridine], [dichloro(4,4'-diisopropoxyester-2,2'-bi¬pyridine)¬platinum(II)] and its dichloro-methane solvated pseudo-polymorph: Versatile supramolecular interactions", J. Chem. Crystallogr. 2015, 45, 277-283.

101. Marpu, S.; Upadhyay, P. K.; Nguyen, D. T.; Oswald, I. W. H.; Arvapally, R. K.; Petros, R. A.; Hu, Z.; Omary, M. A. "Self-Assembly of Linear Polymers into Phosphorescent Nanoparticles: Optimization toward Non-Cytotoxic Bioimaging and Photonic Devices", J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119, 12551-12561. (JOURNAL COVER)

100. Yang, C.; Arvapally, R. K.; Tekarli, S. M.; Salazar, G. A.; Elbjeirami, O.; Wang, X.; Omary, M. A. "Formation of a Fluorous/Organic Biphasic Supramolecular Octopus Assembly for Enhanced Porphyrin Phosphorescence in Air", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 4842-4846; Angew. Chem. 2015, 127, 4924-4928. (JOURNAL COVER)

99. Omary, M. A.; Cimino, A.; Almotawa, R.; Maspero, A.; Giacobbe, C.; Palmisano, G.; Yang, C.; Ivy, J. F.; Williams, C.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Galli, S. "Are MOFs et al. really the next best thing since sliced bread? A case study for electronic device apps", Prepr. - Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Ener. Fuels 2015, 60, 391-392.

98. Determan, J. J.; Sinha, P.; Wilson, A. K.; Omary, M. A. "Correction to "Bonding and Phosphorescence Trends in 1-D, 2-D, and 3-D Oligomers and Extended Excimers of Group 12 Metals: Validation of Cooperativity in Both Metallophilic and Excimeric Bonding"", J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119, 7541.

97. Omary, M. A.; Kaipa, U.; Tekarli, S. M.; Arvapally, R. K.; Ivy, J. F.; Horn, L. C.; Yang, C. "Functional metal-​organic frameworks: "The other FMOFs"​/FMOFs 2.0", ChemInform 2015, 46(47).

96. Feng, D.; Wang, K.; Wei, Z.; Chen, Y.-P.; Simon, C. M.; Arvapally, R. K.; Martin, R. L.; Bosch, M.; Liu, T.-F.; Fordham, S.; Yuan, D.; Omary, M. A.; Haranczyk, M.; Smit, B.; Zhou, H.-C. "Corrigendum: Kinetically tuned dimensional augmentation as a versatile synthetic route towards robust metal-organic frameworks", Nature Commun. 2015, 6, 6106.

95. Determan, J. J.; Sinha, P.; Wilson, A. K.; Omary, M. A. "Bonding and Phosphorescence Trends in 1‑D, 2‑D, and 3‑D Oligomers and Extended Excimers of Group 12 Metals: Validation of Cooperativity in Both Metallophilic and Excimeric Bonding", J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119, 2015−2028.

94. Feng, D.; Wang, K.; Wei, Z.; Chen, Y.-P.; Simon, C. M.; Arvapally, R. K.; Martin, R. L.; Bosch, M.; Liu, T.-F.; Fordham, S.; Yuan, D.; Omary, M. A.; Haranczyk, M.; Smit, B.; Zhou, H.-C. "Kinetically tuned dimensional augmentation as a versatile synthetic route towards robust metal-organic frameworks", Nature Commun. 2014, 5, 5723/1-5723/8. (94 citations as of March 17, 2018)

93. Browning, C.; Hudson, J. M.; Reinheimer, E. W.; Kuo, F.-L.; McDougald, R. N., Jr; Rabaâ, H.; Pan, H.; Bacsa, J.; Wang, X.; Dunbar, K. R.; Shepherd, N. D.; Omary, M. A. "Synthesis, Spectroscopic Properties, and Photoconductivity of Black Absorbers Consisting of Pt (Bipyridine)(Dithiolate) Charge Transfer Complexes in the Presence and Absence of Nitrofluorenone Acceptors", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 16185-16200. (13 citations as of July 8, 2017)

92. Omary, M. A.; Kaipa, U.; Tekarli, S. M.; Arvapally, R. K.; Ivy, J. F.; Horn, L. C.; Yang, C. "Functional metal-​organic frameworks: "The other FMOFs"​/FMOFs 2.0" Prepr. Pap. - Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Fuel Chem. 2014, 59, 209.

91. McDougald, R. N., Jr.; Chilukuri, B.; Jia, H.; Perez, M. R.; Rabaâ, H.; Wang, X.; Nesterov, V. N.; Cundari, T. R.; Gnade, B. E.; Omary, M. A. "Molecular and Electronic Structure of Cyclic Trinuclear Au(I) Carbeniate Complexes: Insights for Structure/Luminescence/Conductivity Relationships", Inorg. Chem. 2014, 53, 7485-7499.

90. Bruner, B.; Backlund Walker, M.; Ghimire, M. M.; Zhang, D.; Selke, M.; Klausmeyer, K.; Omary, M. A.; Farmer, P. J. "Ligand-based Photooxidations of Dithiomaltolato Complexes of Ru(II) and Zn(II): Photolytic CH Activation and Evidence of Singlet Oxygen Generation and Quenching", Dalton Trans. 2014, 43, 11548-11556.

89. Wei, Z.; Gu, Z.-Y.; Arvapally, R. K.; Chen, Y.-P.; McDougald, R. N., Jr.; Ivy, J. F.; Yakovenko, A. A.; Feng, D.; Omary, M. A.; Zhou, H.-C. "Rigidifying Fluorescent Linkers by MOF Formation for Fluorescence Blue Shift and Quantum Yield Enhancement", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 8269-8276. (HIGHLIGHTED BY THE ADVANCED PHOTON SOURCE (APS) OF ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY: https://www1.aps.anl.gov/APS-Science-Highlight/2015/A-Framework-for-Next-Gen-Optical-Sensors-and-LEDs; 165 citations as of March 25, 2018)

88. Wang, Q.; Oswald, I. W. H.; Perez, M. R.; Jia, H.; Shahub, A. A.; Qiao, Q.; Gnade, B. E.; Omary, M. A. "Doping-Free Organic Light-Emitting Diodes with Very High Power Efficiency, Simple Device Structure, and Superior Spectral Performance", Adv. Funct. Mater. 2014, 24, 4746-4752. (JOURNAL COVER; 48 citations as of March 25, 2018)

91. Wang, Q.; Perez, M. R.; Oswald, I. W. H.; Russo, C. J.; Jia, H.; Gnade, B. E.; Omary, M. A. "Doping Free White Organic Light Emitting Diodes (DFW-OLEDs) with Higher-than-Fluorescent-Lamp-and-LED Total Power Efficiency, Simple Device Structure, and Superior Electrical and Photostability", submitted to Nature.

90. Hudson, J. M.; Reinheimer, E. W.; McDougald, R. N., Jr.; Rabaa, H.; Bacsa, J.; Dunbar, K. R.; Wang, X.; Omary, M. A. "Synthesis and Characterization of Black Absorbers Consisting of Charge Transfer Complexes with a Pt(Bipyridine)(Dithiolate) Donor and Nitrofluorenone Acceptors: A New Class of Materials for Next-Generation Organic Photovoltaics", submitted to J. Am. Chem. Soc.

89. Marpu, S.; Arvapally, R.; Wang, Q.; Upadhyay, P.; Hu, Z.; Omary, M. A. "In Situ Formation of Phosphorescent Microgels Triggered by Physically-Crosslinking Phosphors onto Linear Polymers: Hybrid Nanomaterials Design Optimization Toward Bioimaging and Photonic Device Applications", submitted to Adv. Mater.

88. Bruner, B.; Backlund Walker, M.; Van der Veer, W.; Zhang, D.; Selke, M.; El-Bjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A.; Klausmeyer, K.; Farmer, P. J. "Ligand-based Photooxidations of [Ru(bpy)2(ttma)]+ and Zn(ttma)2", submitted to Inorg. Chem.

87. Galassi, R.; Ricci, S.; Burini, A.; Macchioni, A.; Rocchigiani, L.; Marmottini, F.; Tekarli, S. M.; Nesterov, V. N.; Omary, M. A. "Solventless Supramolecular Chemistry via Vapor Diffusion of Volatile Small Molecules Upon a New Trinuclear Silver(I) Nitrated Pyrazolate Macrometallocyclic Solid: An Experimental/Theoretical Investigation of the Chemisorption Phenomena", Inorg. Chem. 2013, 52, 14124−14137. (12 citations as of July 8, 2017)

86. Nijem, N.; Canepa, P.; Kaipa, U.; Tan, K.; Roodenko, K.; Tekarli, S. M.; Halbert, J.; Oswald, I. W. H.; Arvapally, R. K.; Yang, C.; Thonhauser, T.; Omary, M. A.; Chabal, Y. J. "Water cluster confinement and methane adsorption in the hydrophobic cavities of a fluorinated metal-organic framework", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 12615−12626. (52 citations as of March 17, 2018)

85. Wang, Q.; Oswald, I. W. H.; Perez, M. R.; Jia, H.; Gnade, B. E.; Omary, M. A. "Exciton and Polaron Quenching in Doping-Free Phosphorescent Organic Light-Emitting Diodes from a Pt(II)-Based Fast Phosphor", Adv. Funct. Mater. 2013, 23, 5420-5428. (54 citations as of March 17, 2018)

84. Ham, B.; Junkaew, A.; Arroyave, R.; Chen, J.; Wang, H.; Wang, P.; Majewski, J.; Park, J.; Zhou, H.-C.; Arvapally, R. K.; Kaipa, U.; Omary, M. A.; Zhang, X.Y.; Ren, Y.; Zhang, X. "Hydrogen sorption in orthorhombic Mg hydride at ultra-low temperature", Int. J. Hydrogen Energ. 2013, 38, 8328-8341. (23 citations as of July 8, 2017)

83. Sluch, I. M.; Miranda, A. J.; Elbjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A.; Slaughter, L. M. "Interplay of Metallophilic Interactions, p-p Stacking, and Ligand Substituent Effects in the Structures and Luminescence Properties of Neutral Pt(II) and Pd(II) Aryl Isocyanide Complexes", Inorg. Chem. 2012, 51, 10728−10746. (22 citations as of July 8, 2017)

82. Bhansali, U.; Jia, H.; Oswald, I. W. H.; Omary, M. A.; Gnade, B. E. "High efficiency warm-white organic light emitting diodes from a single emitter in graded-doping device architecture", Appl. Phys. Lett. 2012, 100, 183305. (11 citations as of July 8, 2017)

81. Chandrasekhar, V.; Hajra, T.; Bera, J. K.; Wahidur Rahaman, S. M.; Satumtira, N. T.; Elbjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A. "Ligand-Bridged Dinuclear Cyclometallated Ir(III) Complexes: From Metallamacrocycles to Discrete Dimers", Inorg. Chem. 2012, 51, 1319-1329. (18 citations as of July 8, 2017)

80. Li, M.; Lin, M.-T.; Chen, W.-H.; McDougald, R. N., Jr.; Arvapally, R.; Omary, M. A.; Shepherd, N. D. "High efficiency orange-red phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes based on a Pt(II)-pyridyltriazolate complex from a structure optimized for charge balance and reduced efficiency roll-off", Phys. Status Solidi A 2012, 209, 221-225. (12 citations as of July 8, 2017)

79. Yang, C.; Kaipa, U.; Zhang Mather, Q.; Wang, X.; Nesterov, V.; Venero, A. F.; Omary, M. A. "Fluorous Metal Organic Frameworks as Superhydrophobic Adsorbents for Oil Spill Cleanup and Hydrocarbons Storage", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 18094-18097. (205 citations as of March 17, 2018; HIGHLIGHTED IN a) C&E NEWS: http://cen.acs.org/articles/89/i43/MOFs-Sop-Oil.html); b) TRIBOLOGY & LUBRICATION TECHNOLOGY; c) ANGEWANDTE HIGHLIGHTS: Serre, C., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012, 51, 6048 - 6050.)

78. Li, M.; Chen, W.-H.; Lin, M.-T.; Oswald, I.; Omary, M.; Shepherd, N. D. "High efficiency electrophosphorescence from bilayer organic light emitting diodes", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 2011, 44, 365103/1-365103/5.

77. Yang, C.; Elbjeirami, O.; Palehepitiya Gamage, C. S.; Dias, H. V. R.; Omary, M. A. "Luminescence enhancement and tuning via multiple cooperative supramolecular interactions in an ion-paired multinuclear complex", Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 7434-7436. (INVITED BY THE RSC FOR A SPECIAL THEMATIC ISSUE ON SUPRAMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY; 25 citations as of July 8, 2017)

76. Elbjeirami, O.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A. "Phosphorescence Sensitization via Heavy Atom Effects in d10 Complexes", Research Chem. Intermed. 2011, 37, 691-703. (JOURNAL COVER; INVITED REVIEW - SPECIAL ISSUE ON NANOMATERIALS, SCOPE, SYNTHESIS, AND APPLICATIONS)

75. Satumtira, N. T.; Mahdi, A.; Chehbouni, M.; Elbjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A. "Novel Method for Waste Analysis Using a Highly Luminescent Diplatinum (II) Octaphosphite Complex as a Heavy Metal Detector", Ceramic Transac. 2011, 227, 279-288.

74. Lin, M.-T.; Li, M.; Chen, W.-H.; Omary, M. A.; Shepherd, N. D. "Transient electroluminescence determination of carrier mobility and charge trapping effects in heavily doped phosphorescent organic light-emitting diodes", Sol. State Electron. 2011, 56, 196-200. (14 citations as of July 8, 2017)

73. Determan, J. J.; Omary, M. A.; Wilson, A. K. "Modeling the Photophysics of Zn and Cd Monomers, Metallophilic Dimers, and Covalent Excimers", J. Phys. Chem. A 2011, 115, 374-382.

72. Marpu, S.; Hu, Z.; Omary, M. A. "Brightly-Phosphorescent, Environmentally-Responsive Hydrogels Containing a Water-Soluble Three-Coordinate Gold(I) Complex", Langmuir 2010, 26, 15523-15531. (20 citations as of July 8, 2017)

71. Touil, M.; Bechem, B.; Hashmi, A. S. K.; Engels, B.; Omary, M. A.; Rabaâ, H. "Theoretical study of weak CC double bond coordination in gold (I) precursor", J. Mol. Struct.: THEOCHEM 2010, 957, 21-25. (17 citations as of July 8, 2017)

70. Cundari, T. R.; Chilukuri, B.; Hudson, J. M.; Minot, C.; Omary, M. A.; Rabaâ, H. "Periodic and Molecular Modeling Study of Donor-Acceptor Interactions in (dbbpy)Pt(tdt)•(TENF) and [Pt(dbbpy)(tdt)]2•(TENF)", Organometallics 2010, 29, 795-800.

69. John, S.; Marpu, S.; Li, J.; Omary, M. A.; Neogi, A.; Fujita, Y. "Hybrid Zinc Oxide Nano-particles for Biophotonics" J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2010, 10, 1707-1712. (35 citations as of July 8, 2017)

68. Bhansali, U.; Polikarpov, E.; Swensen, J. S.; Chen, W.-H.; Jia, H.; Gaspar, D. J.; Gnade, B. E.; Padmaperuma, A. B.; Omary, M. A. "High-efficiency turquoise-blue electrophosphorescence from a Pt(II)-pyridyltriazolate complex in a phosphine oxide host", Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 95, 233304. (32 citations as of July 8, 2017)

67. Rabaâ, H.; Ennaciri, A.; Cundari, T. R.; Fang, C.; Omary, M. A. "Molecular DFT Structure and Packing Effect of Thiodipropionic and Dithiodiglycolic Acids and Salts", J. Mol. Struct.: THEOCHEM 2009, 911, 52-57.

66. Li, M.; Chen, W.-H.; Lin, M.-T.; Omary, M. A.; Shepherd, N. D. "Near-white and tunable electrophosphorescence from bis[3,5-bis(2-pyridyl)-1,2,4-triazolato]platinum(II) based organic light emitting diodes", Org. Electron. 2009, 10, 863-870. (51 citations as of March 17, 2018)

65. Bhansali, U.; Jia, H.; Quevedo-Lopez, M. A.; Gnade, B. E.; Chen, W.-H.; Omary, M. A. "Controlling the carrier recombination zone for improved color stability in a two-dopant fluorophore/phosphor white organic light emitting diode", Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 94, 203501. (52 citations as of March 17, 2018)

64. Yang, C.; Wang, X.; Omary, M. A. "Crystallographic observation of the dynamic gas adsorption sites and thermal expansion in a breathable fluorous metal-organic framework", Angew. Chem. 2009, 121, 2538-2543; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 48, 2500-2505. (FRONTISPIECE COVER; 155 citations as of March 17, 2018)

63. Omary, M. A.; Elbjeirami, O.; Palehepitiya Gamage, C. S.; Sherman, K.; Dias, H. V. R. "Phosphorescence Enhancement of Naphthalene-Sandwiched Trinuclear Silver(I) Complexes of 3,5-Bis(trifluoromethyl)pyrazolate", Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48, 1784-1786. (53 citations as of March 17, 2018)

62. Rabaâ, H.; Cundari, T. R.; Omary, M. A. "Combined Tight Binding/DFT Investigation of the Electronic Structure of Triimine-Platinum(II)/TCNQ Extended Stacks: Theoretical Prediction of Metallic Behavior", Can. J. Chem. 2009, 87, 775-783. (INVITED ARTICLE)

61. Elbjeirami, O.; Gonser, M. W. A.; Stewart, B. N.; Bruce, A. E.; Bruce, M. R. M.; Cundari, T. R.; Omary, M. A. "Luminescence, Structural, and Bonding Trends upon Varying the Halogen in Isostructural Aurophilic Dimers", Dalton Trans. 2009, 1522-1533. (JOURNAL COVER; 10 citations as of July 8, 2017)

60. Yang, C.; Omary, M. A. "Fluorous metalorganic frameworks (FMOFs)" Prepr. Pap. - Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Fuel Chem. 2009, 54, 158.

59. Satumtira, N. T.; Marpu, S.; Stewart, A.; Padilla, P.; Neogi, P. B.; Turnbull, L.; Omary, M. A. "Oxygen indication in biological models using a highly luminescent platinum complex (K4[Pt2(P2O5H2)4].2H2O)" PMSE Prepr. 2009, 101, 1203.

58. Satumtira, N. T.; Hu, Z.; Omary, M. A. "Luminescent platinum complexes in biopolymers and hydrogels" PMSE Prepr. 2008, 99, 553.

57. Quevedo-Lopez, M. A.; Alshareef, H. N.; Jia, H.; Bhansali, U.; Avendaño, A.; Gnade, B. E.; Omary, M. A. "Organic Light Emitting Diodes for Flexible Electronics", Future FAB 2008, 26, 30-36.

56. Tekarli, S. M.; Cundari, T. R.; Omary, M. A. "Rational Design of Macrometallocyclic Trinuclear Complexes with Superior p-Acidity and p-Basicity", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 1669-1675. (69 citations as of March 17, 2018)

55. Taylor, T. J.; Elbjeirami, O.; Burress, C. N.; Tsunoda, M.; Bodine, M. I.; Omary, M. A.; Gabbaï, F. P. "Complexation of Tolane by Fluorinated Organomercurials - Structures and Luminescence Properties of an Unusual Class of Supramolecular p-Coordination Polymers", J. Inorg. Organomet. Polym. 2008, 18, 175-179. (22 citations as of July 8, 2017)

54. Yang, C.; Wang, X.; Omary, M. A. "Fluorous Metal-Organic Frameworks for High-Density Gas Adsorption", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 15454-15455. (250 citations as of April 24, 2018; HIGHLIGHTED IN: a) ANGEWANDTE HIGHLIGHTS: Fischer, R. A.; Wöll, C., Angew. Chem. 2008, 120, 8285-8289; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 8164-8168; b) CHEMISTRY AND INDUSTRY APPLIED HIGHLIGHTS: Freestone, N. P., Chemistry and Industry 2008, March 10; URL: http://www.entrepreneur.com/tradejournals/article/177363186.html)

53. Marpu, S.; Hu, Z.; Omary, M. A. "Phosphorescent, surfactant-free chitosan nanoparticles", PMSE Preprints 2007, 97, 638.

52. Elbjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A. "Photochemistry of Neutral Isonitrile Gold(I) Complexes: Modulation of Photoreactivity by Aurophilicity and p-Acceptance Ability", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 11384-11393. (31 citations as of July 8, 2017)

51. Arvapally, R. K.; Sinha, P.; Hettiarachchi, S. R.; Coker, N. L.; Bedel, C. E.; Patterson, H. H.; Elder, R. C.; Wilson, A. K.; Omary, M. A. "Photophysics of Bis(thiocyanato)gold(I) Complexes: Intriguing Structure-Luminescence Relationships", J. Phys. Chem. C 2007, 111, 10689-10699. (41 citations as of July 8, 2017)

50. Elbjeirami, O.; Burress, C. N.; Gabbaï, F. P.; Omary, M. A. "Simultaneous External and Internal Heavy-Atom Effects in Binary Adducts of 1-Halonaphthalenes with Trinuclear Perfluoro-ortho-phenylene Mercury(II): A Structural and Photophysical Study", J. Phys. Chem. C 2007, 111, 9522-9529. (43 citations as of July 8, 2017)

49. Omary, M. A.; Colis, J. C. F.; Larochelle, C. L.; Patterson, H. H. "Optical Memory and Multi-step Luminescence Thermochromism in Single Crystals of K2Na[Ag(CN)2]3", Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 3798-3800. (16 citations as of July 8, 2017)

48. Elbjeirami, O.; Yockel, S.; Campana, C. F.; Wilson, A. K.; Omary, M. A. "Photophysics and Bonding in Neutral Gold(I) Organometallic Complexes with an Extended Aurophilic Supramolecular Structure", Organometallics 2007, 26, 2550-2560. (31 citations as of July 8, 2017)

47. Burress, C. N.; Bodine, M. I.; Elbjeirami, O.; Reibenspies, J. H.; Omary, M. A.; Gabbaï, F. P. "Enhancement of External Spin-Orbit Coupling Effects Caused by Metal-Metal Cooperativity", Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 1388-1395. (78 citations as of March 17, 2018)

46. Yang, C.; Messerschmidt, M.; Coppens, C.; Omary, M. A. "Trinuclear Gold(I) Triazolates: A New Class of Wide-Band Phosphors and Sensors", Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 6592-6594. (58 citations as of March 17, 2018)

45. Barakat, K. A.; Cundari, T. R.; Rabaâ, H.; Omary, M. A. "Disproportionation of Gold(II) Complexes. A Density Functional Study of Ligand and Solvent Effects", J. Phys. Chem. B 2006, 110, 14645-14651. (22 citations as of July 8, 2017)

44. Grimes, T.; Omary, M. A.; Dias, H. V. R.; Cundari, T. R. "Intertrimer and Intratrimer Metallophilic and Excimeric Bonding in the Ground and Phosphorescent Excited States of Trinuclear Coinage Metal Pyrazolates: A Computational Study", J. Phys. Chem. A 2006, 110, 5823-5830. (64 citations as of March 17, 2018)

43. Chen, W. -H.; Reinheimer, E. W.; Dunbar, K. R.; Omary, M. A. "Coarse- and Fine-Tuning the Electronic Energies of Triimine Platinum (II) Square Planar Complexes", Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 2770-2772. (23 citations as of July 8, 2017)

42. Sinha, P.; Wilson, A. K.; Omary, M. A. "Beyond a T-Shape", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 12488-12489. (64 citations as of March 17, 2018)

41. Omary, M. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Gonser, M. W. A.; Elbjeirami, O.; Grimes, T.; Cundari, T. R.; Diyabalanage, H, V. K.; Palehepitiya Gamage, C. S.; Dias, H. V. R. "Metal Effect on the Supramolecular Structure, Photophysics, and Acid/Base Character of Trinuclear Pyrazolato Coinage Metal Complexes", Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 8200-8210. (JOURNAL COVER; 194 citations as of March 17, 2018)

40. Burress, C.; Elbjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A.; Gabbaï, F. P. "Five-Order-of-Magnitude Reduction of the Triplet Lifetimes of N-Heterocycles by Complexation to a Trinuclear Mercury Complex", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 12166-12167. (50 citations as of March 17, 2018)

39. Mohamed, A. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr. "External heavy-atom effect of gold in a supramolecular acid-base p stack" Dalton Trans. 2005, 2597-2602. (29 citations as of July 8, 2017)

38. Vorontsov, I. I.; Kovalevsky, A. Yu.; Chen, Y-S.; Graber, T.; Novozhilova, I. V.; Omary, M. A.; Coppens, P. "Shedding Light on the Structure of a Photo-induced Transient Excimer by Time-resolved Diffraction" Phys. Rev. Lett. 2005, 94, 193003/1-193003/4. (HIGHLIGHTED BY THE ADVANCED PHOTON SOURCE ­-- ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY; 81 citations as of March 17, 2018)

37. Dias, H. V. R.; Diyabalanage, H. V. K.; Eldabaja, M. G.; Elbjeirami, O.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A. "Brightly Phosphorescent Trinuclear Copper(I) Complexes of Pyrazolates: Substituent Effects on the Supramolecular Structure and Photophysics", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 7489-7501. (243 citations as of March 17, 2018)

36. Omary, M. A.; Sinha, P.; Bagus, P. S.; Wilson, A. K. "Electronic Structure of Mercury Oligomers and Exciplexes: Models for Long-range/Multi-center Bonding in Phosphorescent Transition Metal Compounds", J. Phys. Chem. A 2005, 109, 690-702. (18 citations as of July 8, 2017)

35. Omary, M. A.; Mohamed, A. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr. "Photophysics of Supramolecular Binary Stacks Consisting of Electron-rich Trinuclear Au(I) Complexes and Organic Electrophiles" Coord. Chem. Rev. 2005, 249, 1372-1381. (93 citations as of March 17, 2018)

34. Elbjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A.; Stender, M.; Balch, A. L. "Anomalous structure-luminescence relationship in phosphorescent gold(I) isonitrile neutral complexes" Dalton Trans. 2004, 3173 - 3175. (17 citations as of July 8, 2017)

33. Omary, M. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Diyabalanage, H. V. K.; Dias, H. V. R. "Blue Phosphors of Dinuclear and Mononuclear Copper (I) and Silver(I) Complexes of 3,5-Bis(trifluoromethyl)pyrazolate and the Related Bis(pyrazolyl)borate" Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 8612-8614. (104 citations as of March 17, 2018)

32. Hettiarachchi, S. R.; Patterson, H. H.; Omary, M. A. ""Write/Read/Erase" with Laser Irradiation of Dicyanoargentate(I) Doped and Pure Crystals" J. Phys. Chem. B 2003, 107, 14249-14254. (10 citations as of July 8, 2017)

31. Dunbar, K. R.; Schelter, E. J.; Palii, A. V.; Ostrovsky, S. M.; Mirovitskii, V. Y.; Hudson, J. M.; Omary, M. A.; Klokishner, S. I.; Tsukerblat, B. S. "Unusual Magnetic Behavior of Six-Coordinate, Mixed-Ligand Re(II) Complexes: Origin of a Strong Temperature Independent Paramagnetism" J. Phys. Chem. A 2003, 107, 11102-11111. (34 citations as of July 8, 2017)

30. Barakat, K. A.; Cundari, T. R.; Omary, M. A. "Jahn-Teller Distortion in the Phosphorescent Excited State of Three-coordinate Au(I) Phosphine Complexes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 14228-14229. (80 citations as of March 17, 2018)

29. White-Morris, R. L.; Olmstead, M. M.; Balch, A. L.; Elbjeirami, O.; Omary, M. A. "Orange Luminescence and Structural Properties of Three Isostructural Halocyclohexylisonitrilegold(I) Complexes", Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 6741-6748. (55 citations as of March 17, 2018)

28. Dias, H. V. R.; Diyabalanage, H. V. K.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Franzman, M. A.; Omary, M. A. "Bright Phosphorescence of a Trinuclear Copper (I) Complex: Luminescence Thermochromism, Solvatochromism, and "Concentration Luminochromism"" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 12072-12073. (HIGHLIGHTED IN THE ACS FEATURE JOURNAL "HEART CUT"; 204 citations as of March 17, 2018)

27. Maspero, A.; Kani, I.; Mohamed, A. A.; Omary, M. A.; Staples, R. J.; Fackler, J. P., Jr. "Syntheses and Structures of Dinuclear Gold(I) Dithiophosphonate Complexes and the Reaction of the Dithiophosphonate Complexes with Phosphines: Diverse Coordination Types", Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 5311-5319. (44 citations as of July 8, 2017)

26. Smucker, B. W.; Hudson, J. M.; Omary, M. A.; Dunbar, K. R. "Structural, Magnetic, and Optoelectronic Properties of Diimine-dithiolato Pt(II) and Pd(II) Complexes and their Charge-Transfer Adducts with Nitrile Acceptors", Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 4714-4723. (65 citations as of March 17, 2018)

25. Omary, M. A.; Kassab, R. M.; Haneline, M. R.; Elbjeirami, O.; Gabbaï, F. P.; "Enhancement of the Phosphorescence of Organic Luminophores Upon Interaction with a Mercury Trifunctional Lewis Acid", Inorg. Chem. 2003, 42, 2176-2178. (98 citations as of March 17, 2018)

24. Assefa, Z.; Omary, M. A.; McBurnett, B. G.; Mohamed, A. A.; Patterson, H. H.; Staples, R. J.; Fackler, J. P., Jr. "Syntheses, Structure and Photoluminescence Properties of the 1-Dimensional Chain Compounds [(TPA)2Au][Au(CN)2] and (TPA)AuCl (TPA = 1,3,5-Triaza-7-phosphaadamantane)" Inorg. Chem. 2002, 41, 6274-6280. (119 citations as of March 17, 2018)

23. Hettiarachchi, S. R.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Kanan, S. M.; Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H.; Tripp, C. P. "Spectroscopic Studies on "Exciplex Tuning" for Dicyanoaurate(I) Ions Doped in Potassium Chloride Crystals" J. Phys. Chem. B 2002, 106, 10058-10064. (36 citations as of July 8, 2017)

22. Fischer, P.; Lucas, B.; Omary, M. A.; Larochelle, C. L.; Patterson, H. H. "Reversible Luminescence Thermochromism in Dipotassiumsodium Tris[dicyanoargentate(I)] and the Role of Structural Phase Transitions" J. Solid State Chem. 2002, 168, 267-274.

21. Kani, I.; Omary, M. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Lopez-Castillo, Z.; Flores, R.; Akgerman, A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr. "Homogeneous catalysis in supercritical carbon dioxide with rhodium catalysts tethering fluoroacrylate polymer ligands", Tetrahedron 2002, 58, 3923-3928. (51 citations as of March 17, 2018)

20. Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr. "Argento-aurophilic Bonding in Organosulfur Complexes. The Molecular and Electronic Structures of the Heterobimetallic Complex AgAu(MTP)2" Inorg. Chim. Acta 2002, 334, 376-384. (INVITED ARTICLE; 61 citations as of July 8, 2017)

19. Burini, A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr.; Galassi, R.; Macchioni, A.; Omary, M. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Pietroni, B. R.; Sabatini, S.; Zuccaccia, C. "19F, 1H-HOESY and PGSE NMR Studies of Neutral Trinuclear Complexes of AuI and HgII: Evidence for Acid-Base Stacking in Solution", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 4570-4571. (79 citations as of March 17, 2018)

18. Guzel, B.; Omary, M. A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr.; Akgerman, A. "Synthesis and Characterization of {[(COD)Rh(bis-(2R,3R)-2,5-diethylphospholanobenzene)] BARF} for Use in Homogeneous Catalysis in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide", Inorg. Chim. Acta 2001, 325, 45-50. (35 citations as of July 8, 2017)

17. Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H.; Fackler, J. P., Jr. "Excited-State Interactions for [Au(CN)2-]n and [Ag(CN)2-]n Oligomers in Solution. Formation of Luminescent Gold-Gold Bonded Excimers and Exciplexes" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 11237-11247. (215 citations as of March 17, 2018)

16. Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr.; Galassi, R.; Pietroni, B. R.; Burini, A. "Chemistry and Optoelectronic Properties of Stacked Supramolecular Entities of Trinuclear Gold(I) Complexes Sandwiching Small Organic Acids" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 9689-9691. (128 citations as of March 17, 2018)

15. Omary. M. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Chusuei, C. C.; Fackler, J. P., Jr.; Bagus, P. S. "Electronic Structure Studies of Six-atom Gold Clusters" J. Chem. Phys. 2001, 114, 10695-10701. (39 citations as of July 8, 2017)

14. Burini, A.; Fackler, J. P., Jr.; Galassi, R., Grant, T. A.; Omary, M. A.; Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Pietroni, B. R.; Staples, R. J. "Supramolecular Chain Assemblies Formed by Interaction of a p Molecular Acid Complex of Mercury with p-Base Trinuclear Gold Complexes", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122, 11264-11265. (153 citations as of March 17, 2018)

13. Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H. "Oligomerization of Au(CN)2- and Ag(CN)2- Ions in Solution via Ground-State Aurophilic and Argentophilic Bonding", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2000, 122, 10371-10380. (205 citations as of March 17, 2018)

12. Patterson, H. H.; Kanan, S. M.; Omary, M. A. "Luminescent Homoatomic Exciplexes in Dicyanoargenate(I) Ions Doped in Alkali Halide Crystals. "Exciplex Tuning" by Site-Selective Excitation and Variation of the Dopant Concentration", Coord. Chem. Rev. 2000, 208, 227-241. (68 citations as of March 17, 2018)

11. Burini, A.; Bravi, R.; Fackler, J. P., Jr.; Galassi, R.; Grant, T. A.; Omary. M. A.; Pietroni, B. R.; Staples, R. J. "Luminescent Chains Formed from Neutral, Triangular Gold Complexes Sandwiching Tl(I) and Ag(I). Structures of {Ag ([Au (μ-C2, N3-bzim)] 3) 2} BF4⊙ CH2Cl2,{Tl ([Au (μ-C2, N3-bzim)] 3) 2} PF6⊙ 0.5 THF (bzim= 1-Benzylimidazolate), and {Tl ([Au (μ-C (OEt) NC6H4CH3)] 3) 2} PF6⊙ THF, with MAu6 (M= Ag+, Tl+) Cluster Cores", Inorg. Chem. 2000, 39, 3158-3165. (144 citations as of March 17, 2018)

10. Rawashdeh-Omary, M. A.; Omary, M. A.; Shankle, G. E.; Patterson, H. H. "Luminescence Thermochromism in Dicyanoargentate(I) Ions Doped in Alkali Halide Crystals", J. Phys. Chem. B 2000, 104, 6143-6151. (47 citations as of July 8, 2017)

9. Kanan, S. M.; Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H., Matsuoka, M. Anpo, M. "Characterization of the Excited States Responsible for the Action of Silver(I)-Doped ZSM-5 Zeolites as Photocatalysts for Nitric Oxide Decomposition", J. Phys. Chem. B 2000, 104, 3507-3517. (63 citations as of July 8, 2017)

8. Larochelle, C. L.; Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H.; Fischer, P.; Fauth, F.; Allenspach, P.; Lucas, B.; Pattison, P. "Optical, Synchroton X-Ray, and Neutron Diffraction Investigations of Structural Changes in the Layered Compound K2Na[Ag(CN)2]3": Solid State Commun. 2000, 114, 155-160.

7. Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H., "Electronic Spectroscopy: Luminescence Theory": Encyclopedia of Spectroscopy & Spectrometry. Academic Press, London, UK, 2000, pp. 1186-1207.

6. Omary, M. A.; Hall, D. R.; Shankle, G. E.; Siemiarczuck, A.; Patterson, H. H. "Luminescent Homoatomic Exciplexes in Dicyanoargentate(I) Ions Doped in Alkali Halide Crystals: 2. "Exciplex Tuning" by Varying the Dopant Concentration" J. Phys. Chem. B 1999, 103, 3845-3853. (43 citations as of July 8, 2017)

5. Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H. "Luminescent Homoatomic Exciplexes in Dicyanoargentate(I) Ions Doped in Alkali Halide Crystals: 1. "Exciplex Tuning" by Site Selective Excitation" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1998, 120, 7696-7705. (124 citations as of March 17, 2018)

4. Omary, M. A.; Webb, T. R.; Assefa, Z.; Shankle, G. E.; Patterson, H. H. "Crystal Structure, Electronic Structure, and Temperature-Dependent Raman Spectra of Tl[Ag(CN)2]: Evidence for Ligand-Unsupported Argentophilic Interactions" Inorg. Chem. 1998, 37, 1380-1386. (257 citations as of April 24, 2018)

3. Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H. "Temperature-Dependent Photoluminescence Properties of Tl[Ag(CN)2]. Formation of Luminescent Metal-Metal-Bonded Inorganic Exciplexes in the Solid State" Inorg. Chem. 1998, 37, 1060-1066. (76 citations as of March 17, 2018)

2. Omary, M. A.; Patterson, H. H.; Shankle, G. "Photoluminescence and Electronic Structure Studies to Probe Metal-Metal Interactions in Thallium Dicyanoargenate (I): A New Low Dimensional Solid State Class": Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 1996, 284, 399-409. (15 citations as of July 8, 2017)

1. Al-Abdallah, M. M.; Omary, M. A. (Al-Omari, M. A. S.) "Anodic behavior of cobalt in methanol-, ethanol- and acetonitrile-water in the presence of hydrochloric acid and sodium perchlorate": Anticorrosion Methods Mater. 1990, 37, 4-5.

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