Klaus Schmidt-Rohr

Physical Chemistry of Polymers & Nanocomposites, Analysis of Complex Organic Matter, Solid-state NMR Methods

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Selected Publications


A) Structure of Carbon Materials

  1. "Improved Hydrothermal Stability of Mesoporous Oxides for Aqueous Phase Reactions", H. N. Pham, A. E. Anderson, R. L. Johnson, K. Schmidt-Rohr, A. K. Datye, Angew. Chemie Int. Ed. 51, 13163-13167 (2012).
  2. "Abundant and Stable Char in Soil: Implications for Soil Fertility and Carbon Sequestration", J-D. Mao, R. L. Johnson, J. Lehmann, D. C. Olk, E. G. Neves, M. L. Thompson, K. Schmidt-Rohr, Environ. Sci. Technol. 46, 9571-6 (2012).
  3. "Extent of Pyrolysis Impacts on Fast Pyrolysis Biochar Properties", C. E. Brewer, Y-Y. Hu, K. Schmidt-Rohr, S. D. Joseph, T. E. Loynachan, D. A. Laird, R. C. Brown, J. Environm. Quality 41, 1115-1122 (2011).
  4. "Alkyl and Other Major Structures Formed in Model Maillard Reactions Studied by Solid-State NMR", X-W. Fang, K. Schmidt-Rohr, J. Agric. Food Chem. 59, 481-490 (2011).

B) Spectrally Edited Two-dimensional NMR

  1. "Spectrally Edited 2D 13C-13C NMR Spectra without Diagonal Ridge for Characterizing 13C-Enriched Low-Temperature Carbon Materials", R. L. Johnson, J. M. Anderson, B. H. Shanks, X-W. Fang, M. Hong, K. Schmidt-Rohr, J. Magn. Reson., in press (2013).
  2. "Spectral Editing of Two-Dimensional Magic-Angle-Spinning Solid-State NMR Spectra for Protein Resonance Assignment and Structure Determination", K. Schmidt-Rohr, K. J. Fritzsching, T. Wang, S. Y. Liao, M. Hong, J. Biomol. NMR, 54, 343 (2012).

C) Nanocomposites / Nanostructured Materials

  1. "Biomimetic Self-assembling Copolymer-Hydroxyapatite Nanocomposites with the Nanocrystal Size Controlled by Citrate", Y-Y. Hu, X. Liu, X. Ma, J. Yang, A. Rawal, M. Akinc, T. Prozorov, S. Mallapragada, K. Schmidt-Rohr, Chem. Mater. 23, 2481-90 (2011).
  2. "Strongly bound citrate stabilizes the apatite nanocrystals in bone" Y.-Y. Hu, A. Rawal, K. Schmidt-Rohr, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107, 22425-22429 (2010).
  3. "Nonaromatic Core-Shell Structure of Nanodiamond from Solid-State NMR",
    X.-W. Fang, J.-D. Mao, E. M. Levin, K. Schmidt-Rohr, J. Am. Chem. Soc.131, 1426-1435 (2009).

D) Nafion Fuel Cell Membrane

  1. "Water-Polymer Interfacial Area in Nafion: Comparison with Structural Models", X. Kong, K. Schmidt-Rohr, Polymer 52, 1971-1974 (2011).
  2. "Parallel Cylindrical Water Nanochannels in Nafion Fuel Cell Membranes", K. Schmidt-Rohr, Q. Chen, Nat. Mater. 7, 75-83 (2008).

E) Thermoelectric Tellurides

  1. "Chemical Analysis of Phase Separation in PbTe - PbS Thermoelectric Materials", S. N. Girard, K. Schmidt-Rohr, T. C. Hasapis, B. Njegic, E. M. Levin, A. Rawal, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, M. Kanatzidis, Adv. Funct. Mater. 23, 747-757 (2013).
  2. "Enhancement of thermopower of TAGS-85 high-performance thermoelectric material via doping with Dy", E. M. Levin, S. L. Bud'ko, K. Schmidt-Rohr, Adv. Funct. Mater. 22, 2766-2774 (2012).
  3. "Chromium as resonant donor impurity in PbTe", M. D. Nielsen, E. M. Levin, C. M. Jaworski, K. Schmidt-Rohr, J. P. Heremans,, Phys. Rev. B 85, 045210 (2012).