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Publications and Presentations

William Bare


Publications

Names of undergraduate co-authors are underlined.


"An Improved Method for Studying the Enzyme-Catalyzed Oxidation of Glucose Using Luminescent Probes", W. D. Bare, C. V. Pham, M. Cuber, and J. N. Demas, J. Chem. Ed., 2007, 84, 1511.

"pH-Dependent Photophysical Behavior of Rhenium Complexes Containing the Hydroxypyridine Ligand", W. D. Bare, N. H. Mack, J. N. Demas, and B. A. DeGraff, Appl. Spectrosc., 2004, 58(9), 1093-1100.

"Photostability of Luminescent Ruthenium(II) Complexes in Polymers and in Solution", Z. J. Fuller, W. D. Bare, K. A. Kneas, W-Y. Xu, J. N. Demas, and B. A. DeGraff, Anal. Chem., 2003, 75(11), 2670-2677.

"Multicomponent Lifetime-Based pH Sensors Utilizing Constant-Lifetime Probes" W. D. Bare, N. H. Mack, W. Xu, J. N. Demas, and B. A. DeGraff, Anal. Chem., 2002, 74(9), 2189-2209.

"An Automated Approach to Excited State Lifetime Titrations", N. H. Mack, W. D. Bare, J. N. Demas, and B. A. DeGraff, J. Fluorescence, 2001, 11(2), 113.

"Synthesis and Study of Optically Active Polydendrimers", S. R. Wyatt, Q-S. Hu, X-L. Yan, W. D. Bare, and L. Pu. Macromolecules, 2001, 34(23) 7983-7988.

"Monochromator Wavelength Calibration Standards Extending into the Near-Infrared Using Second- and Third-Order Emission Lines from Mercury Vapor Lamps", W. D. Bare and J. N. Demas, J. Fluorescence, 2000, 10, 317.

"Matrix Infrared Spectroscopic Study of Magnesium Carbene and Carbenoid Radicals and Analysis of their Bonding with Density Functional Calculations", W. D. Bare, A. Citra, C. Trindle, and L. Andrews, Inorg. Chem., 2000, 39, 1204.

"A More Pedagogically Sound Treatment of Beer's Law: A Derivation Based on a Corpuscular-Probability Model", W. D. Bare, J. Chem Ed., 2000, 77, 929.

"Reactions of Laser-Ablated Platinum and Palladium Atoms with Dioxygen: Matrix Infrared Spectra and Density Functional Calculations of Platinum and Palladium Complexes", W. D. Bare, A. Citra, G. V. Chertihin and L. Andrews, J. Phys. Chem., 1999, 103, 5456.

"A Demonstration of Ideal Gas Principles Using a Football", W. D. Bare and L. Andrews, J. Chem. Ed., 1999, 76, 662.

"Redox Regulation in Ruthenium Complexes Containing Beta-Diketonate Ligands and 2,6-bis(N-pyrazoyl)pyridine and its Methyl-Substituted Derivatives", S. J. Slattery, W. D. Bare, and K. A. Goldsby,  J. Chem. Soc. Dalton, 1999, 8, 1347.

"Reactions of Laser-Ablated Tungsten and Molybdenum Atoms with Dinitrogen: Infrared Spectra of Metal Nitrides, Dinitrides and Complexes in Solid Argon and Nitrogen", L. Andrews, P. Souter, and W. D. Bare, J. Phys. Chem., 1999, 103, 4649.

"An Improved Method for Students' Flame Tests in Qualitative Analysis", W. D. Bare, T. Bradley, and E. Pulliam, J. Chem. Ed., 1998, 75, 459.

"Reactions of Laser-Ablated Tungsten and Molybdenum Atoms with Dioxygen. Resolved Infrared Spectra of Natural Isotopic Oxides in Argon Matrices", W. D. Bare, P. S. Souter, and L. Andrews, J. Phys. Chem., 1998, 102, 8279.

"Formation of Grignard Species from the Reaction of Methyl Halides with Laser-Ablated Magnesium Atoms. A Matrix Infrared Study of CH3MgF, CH3MgCl, CH3MgBr, and CH3MgI", W. D. Bare and L. Andrews, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1998, 120, 7293.

"More Chemistry in a Soda Bottle: A Conservation of Mass Activity", D. Q. Duffy, K. A. Goldsby, and W. D. Bare, J. Chem. Ed., 1994, 72, 734.

"Vanadium Ions as Visible Electron Carriers in a Redox System", W. D. Bare and W. Resto, J. Chem. Ed., 1994, 71, 692.

"Thermochromic Behavior of Cobalt(III) Halides in Nonaqueous Solvents and on Filter Paper", W. D. Bare and E. K. Mellon, J. Chem. Ed., 1991, 68, 779.

"Handling Dry Ice in a Grade School Setting", T. G. Berger, E. K. Mellon, and W. D. Bare; J. Chem. Ed., 1991, 68, 868.

"Highly Efficient pH-Induced Intramolecular Quenching of Luminescence in Rhenium Complexes Containing the Hydroxypyridine Ligand" W. D. Bare, N. H. Mack, J. N. Demas, and B. A. DeGraff, SPIE Proceedings, 2000, 4199, 1.

"Chemistry Demonstrations: A Conceptual Approach" (90 minute video, Instructor's Resource to Accompany "Chemistry, the Central Science", 4th ed by Brown, LeMay and Bursten), S. A. Skirius, T. G. Berger, and W. D. Bare. 1991, Prentice Hall.


Presentations at Regional and National Meetings


“Why Matter Matters: An Overview of the Two-Thousand Year Debate on the Atomic Theory”, W. D. Bare, Plenary Lecture, American Chemical Society, Virginia Section Meeting; Charlottesville, VA;  April, 2007.

“Use of Luminescent Transition Metal Complexes in Kinetic Study of an Enzymatic Reaction”, W. D. Bare, American Chemical Society, National Conference; Boston, MA; August, 2002.

“Advances in the Design and Applications of Sensors Based on Transition Metal Complexes”, J. N. Demas, W. D. Bare, and K. A. Kneas, Rocky Mountain Conference on Analytical Chemistry; Denver, CO; August, 2000.

“Development of Luminescence-Based pH Sensors Employing Rhenium(I) Tricarbonyl Complexes”, W. D. Bare, N. H. Mack, and J. N. Demas, Rocky Mountain Conference on Analytical Chemistry; Denver,CO; August, 2000.