[(a) Ph.D. student; (b) MS student; (c) undergraduate student at Brooklyn College]

  1. D. Aebisher; D. Bartusik; Y. Liu; Y. Zhao; M. Barahman; Q. Xu; A. M. Lyons; A. Greer "Superhydrophobic Photosensitizers. Mechanistic Studies of 1O2 Generation in the Plastron and Solid/Liquid Droplet InterfaceJ. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 18990–18998.
  2. I. Abramova(d); A. Greer "Ethnochemistry and Human Rights" Chem. Biodiversity 2013, 10, 1724-1728.
  3. D. Bartusik; M. Minnis(a); G. Ghosh(a); A. Greer "Autocatalytic-Assisted Photorelease of a Sensitizer Drug Bound to a Silica Support J. Org. Chem. 201378, 8537–8544.
  4. M. S. Miranda; J. C. G. Esteves da Silva; A. Castillo(a); A. T. Frank(c); A. Greer; J. A. Brown; B. C. Davis; J. F. Liebman "Amino, Ammonio and Aminioethenes: A Theoretical Study of Their Structure and Energetics" J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2013, 26, 613–625.
  5. D. Bartusik; D. Aebisher; A. Ghogare(a); G. Ghosh(a); I. Abramova(d); T. Hasan; A. Greer "A Fiberoptic (Photodynamic Therapy Type) Device with a Photosensitizer and Singlet Oxygen Delivery Probe Tip for Ovarian Cancer Cell Killing" Photochem. Photobiol. 2013, 89, 936-941.
  6. B. Rudshteyn(c); A. Castillo(a); A. Greer "Theoretical Study of a Nonpeptidic Polydisulfide Alpha-Helix" J. Sulfur Chem. 2013, 34, 3-6 (Special Issue in Honor of Prof. Eric Block).
  7. S. Kimani; G. Ghosh(a); A. Ghogare(a); B. Rudshteyn(c); D. Bartusik; T. Hasan; A. Greer "Synthesis and Characterization of Mono-, Di-, and Tri-Poly(ethylene glycol) Chlorin e6 Conjugates for the Photokilling of Human Ovarian Cancer Cells" J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 10638-10647.
  8. D. Bartusik; D. Aebisher; A. M. Lyons; A. Greer "Bacterial Inactivation by a Singlet Oxygen Bubbler: Identifying Factors Controlling the Toxicity of 1O2 Bubbles" Environ. Sci. Technol. 2012, 46, 12098-12104.
  9. D. Bartusik; D. Aebisher; G. Ghosh(a); M. Minnis(a); A. Greer "Fluorine End-Capped Optical Fibers for Photosensitizer Release and Singlet Oxygen Production" J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 4557-4565 (Featured Article).
  10. D. Bartusik; D. Aebisher; B. Ghafari; A. M. Lyons; A. Greer “Generating Singlet Oxygen Bubbles: A New Mechanism for Gas-Liquid Oxidations in WaterLangmuir 2012, 28, 3053-3060.
  11. Á. Castillo(a); L. Lee(b); A. Greer "Encapsulation and Convex-face Thiozonolysis of Triatomic Sulfur (S3) with Carbon Nanotubes" J. Phys. Org. Chem. 2012, 25, 42-49.
  12. A. Greer "Chemistry Students and Human Rights" Chem. Biodiversity 2011, 8, 2158-2161.
  13. B. I. Kruft(a); A. Greer "Photosensitization Reactions In Vitro and In Vivo" Photochem. Photobiol. 2011, 87, 1204-1213.
  14. A. Mahendran(a); Y. Kopkalli; G. Ghosh(a); A. Ghogare(a); M. Minnis(a); B. I. Kruft(a); M. Zamadar(a); D. Aebisher; L. Davenport; A. Greer "A Hand-held Fiber-optic Implement for the Site-specific Delivery of Photosensitizer and Singlet Oxygen" Photochem. Photobiol. 2011, 87, 1330-1337.
  15. M. Zamadar(a); G. Ghosh(a); A. Mahendran(a); M. Minnis(a); B. I. Kruft(a); A. Ghogare(a); D. Aebisher; A. Greer "Photosensitizer Drug Delivery via an Optical Fiber" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 7882-7891.
  16. S. W. Slayden; A. Greer; J. F. Liebman "Peroxynitrogen: A Study of Nitrogen/Oxygen Heterocycles with N-O and O-O or N-O-O Bonding" In: The Chemistry of Functional Groups (Patai series). The Chemistry of Hydroxylamines, Oximes and Hydroxamic Acids; Z. Rappoport; J. F. Liebman; Eds.; Vol 2, Wiley: Chichester (2011), pp 549-576.
  17. J. M. Motto; A. Castillo;(a) A. Greer; L. K. Montemayer; E. E. Sheepwash; A. L. Schwan "Synthetic Scope, Computational Chemistry and Mechanism of the Base Induced 5-Endo Cyclizations of Benzyl Alkynyl Sulfides" Tetrahedron 2011, 67, 1002-1010.
  18. D. Aebisher; M. Zamadar(a); A. Mahendran(a); G. Ghosh(a); C. McEntee; A. Greer "Fiber-optic Singlet Oxygen (1O2 ) Generator Device Serving as a Point Selective Sterilizer" Photochem. Photobiol. 2010, 86, 890-894.
  19. M. Zamadar(a); A. Greer "Singlet Oxygen as a Reagent in Organic Synthesis" In Handbook of Synthetic Photochemistry; Albini; A.; Fagnoni; M.; Eds.; Wiley-VCH: Weinheim (2010), pp. 353-386.
  20. A. Mahendran(a); A. Vuong(c); D. Aebisher; Y. Gong; R. Bittman; G. Arthur; A. Kawamura; A. Greer "Synthesis, Characterization, Mechanism of Decomposition, and Antiproliferative Activity of a Class of PEGylated Benzopolysulfanes Structurally Similar to the Natural Product Varacin" J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 5549-5557.
  21. M. Zamadar(a); D. Aebisher; A. Greer "Singlet Oxygen Delivery Though the Porous Cap of a Hollow-Core Fiber Optic Device" J. Phys. Chem. B 2009, 113, 15803-15806.
  22. A. Castillo(a); A. Greer "Theoretical Studies of a Singlet Oxygen-Releasing Dioxapaddlane (1,4-Diicosa naphthalene-1,4-endoperoxide)" Struct. Chem. 2009, 30, 399-407.
  23. M. L. Raber; A. Castillo(a); A. Greer; C. A. Townsend "A Conserved Lysine in beta-Lactam Synthetase Assists Ring Cyclization: Implications for Clavam and Carbapenem Biosynthesis" ChemBioChem 2009, 10, 2904-2912.
  24. E. M. Greer; D. Aebisher; A. Greer; R. Bentley "Computational Studies of the Tropone Natural Products, Thiotropocin, Tropodithietic acid, and Troposulfenin. Significance of Thiocarbonyl-enol Tautomerism" J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 280-283.
  25. A. Greer; J. F. Liebman "Paradigms and Paradoxes: Energetics of the Oxidative Cleavage of Azo Compounds" Struct. Chem. 2008, 19, 817-818.
  26. J. Giaimuccio; M. Zamadar(a); D. Aebisher; G. J. Meyer; A. Greer "Singlet Oxygen Chemistry in Water. 2. Photophysics of Quenching of a Photosensitizer by O2 at the Water/Porous Glass Interface." J. Phys. Chem. B 2008, 112, 15646–15650.
  27. A. Castillo(a); J. F. Liebman; A. Greer "Quinones, Monoradicals and Diradicals From 3- and 4-Mercaptocatechol, and 3,4-Bismercaptocatechol: A Computational Study of a Plausibly Biomimetic Reaction" J. Sulfur Chem. 2008, 29, 445-457.
  28. D. Aebisher; A. Greer; Editors. Special Issue: "Extreme Sulfur Chemistry" [In: J. Sulfur Chem. 2008; 29, 241-457].
  29. D. Aebisher; A. Greer; preface. "Extreme Sulfur Chemistry" [In: J. Sulfur Chem. 2008; 29, 241-241].
  30. D. Aebisher; N. S. Azar(b); M. Zamadar(a); H. D. Gafney; N. Gandra; R. Gao; A. Greer "Singlet Oxygen Chemistry in Water. A Porous Vycor Glass-Supported Photosensitizer" J. Phys. Chem. B 2008, 112, 1913-1917.
  31. D. Aebisher; E. M. Brzostowska(a); N. Sawwan(a); R. Ovalle; A. Greer "Implications for the Existence of a Heptasulfur Linkage in Natural o-Benzopolysulfanes" J. Nat. Prod. 2007, 70, 1492-1494.
  32. A. Greer "Organic Chemistry: Molecular Crosstalk" Nature 2007, 447, 273-274.
  33. E. M. Brzostowska(a); M. Paulynice(c); R. Bentley, A. Greer "Planar Chirality Due to a Polysulfur Ring in Natural Pentathiepin Cytotoxins. Implications of Planar Chirality for Enantiospecific Biosynthesis and Toxicity" Chem. Res. Toxicol. 2007, 20, 1046-1052.
  34. D. Aebisher; E. M. Brzostowska(a); A. Mahendran(a); A. Greer "Regioselective (Biomimetic) Synthesis of a Pentasulfane From Ortho-benzoquinone" J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 2951-2955.
  35. A. T. Frank(c); N. S. Farina(b); N. Sawwan(a); O. R. Wauchope(c); M. Qi(b); E. M. Brzostowska(a); W. Chan(c); F. W. Grasso; P. Haberfield; A. Greer "Natural Macromolecules Have a Possible Limited Structural Diversity" Molecular Diversity 2007, 11, 115-118.
  36. N. Sawwan(a); A. Greer "Rather Exotic Types of Cyclic Peroxides: Heteroatom Dioxiranes" Chemical Reviews 2007, 107, 3247-3285.
  37. A. T. Frank(c); A. Adenike(c); D. Aebisher; A. Greer; R. Gao; J. F. Liebman "Paradigms and Paradoxes: Energetics of the Oxidative Cleavage of Indigo" Struct. Chem. 2007, 18, 71-74.
  38. O. R. Wauchope(c); S. Shakya(b); N. Sawwan(a); J. F. Liebman; A. Greer "Photocleavage of Plasmid DNA by Dibenzothiophene S-oxide Under Anaerobic Conditions" J. Sulfur Chem. 2007, 28, 11-17.
  39. A. Greer; preface. "Organic Chemistry of Singlet Oxygen" [In: Tetrahedron 2006; 62, 10603-10776].
  40. A. Greer "Christopher Foote's Discovery of the Role of Singlet Oxygen [1O2 (1Δg)] in Photosensitized Oxidation Reactions" Acc. Chem. Res. 2006, 39, 797-804.
  41. A. Greer; O. R. Wauchope(c); N. S. Farina(b); P. Haberfield; J. F. Liebman "Paradigms and Paradoxes: Mechanisms for Possible Enhanced Biological Activity of Bilaterally Symmetrical Chemicals" Struct. Chem. 2006, 17, 347-350.
  42. N. Sawwan(a); A. Greer "The Generation of Mono- and Bis-dioxiranes from 2,3-Butanedione" J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 5796-5799.
  43. N. Gandra; Aaron T. Frank(c); O. Le Gendre(a); N. Sawwan(a); D. Aebisher; J. F. Liebman; K. N. Houk; A. Greer; R. Gao "Possible Singlet Oxygen Generation from the Photolysis of Indigo Dyes in Methanol, DMSO, Water, and Ionic Liquid, 1-Butyl-3-methylimidazolium tetrafluoroborate" Tetrahedron 2006, 62, 10771-10776.
  44. N. Sawwan;(a) E. M. Brzostowska(a); A. Greer "Substituent Effects on the Reactivity of Benzo-1,2-Dithiolan-3-one 1-Oxides and Its Possible Application to the Synthesis of DNA-Targeting Drugs" J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 6968-6971.
  45. E. L. Clennan; S. E. Hightower; A. Greer "Conformationally Induced Electrostatic Stabilization of Persulfoxides. A New Suggestion for Inhibition of Physical Quenching of Singlet Oxygen by Remote Functional Groups" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 11819-11826.
  46. T. Voloshchuk(c); N. S. Farina(b); O. R. Wauchope(c); M. Kiprowska(c); P. Haberfield; A. Greer "Molecular Bilateral Symmetry of Natural Products. Prediction of Selectivity of Dimeric Molecules by Density Functional Theory and Semiempirical Calculations" J. Nat. Prod. 2004, 67, 1141-1146.
  47. E. M. Brzostowska(a); A. Greer "Polysulfane Antitumor Agents from o-Benzyne. An Odd-Even Alternation Found in the Stability of Products, o-C6H4Sx (x = 1 to 8)" J. Org. Chem. 2004, 69, 5483-5485.
  48. A. Greer "Perspective: A View of Unusual Peroxides" Science 2003, 302, 235-236.
  49. K. B. Thomas(a); A. Greer "Gauging the Significance of Atomic Oxygen [O(3P)] in Sulfoxide Photochemistry. A Method for Hydrocarbon Oxidation" J. Org. Chem. 2003, 68, 1886-1891.
  50. D. A. Singleton; M. J. Szymanski; M. P. Meyer; A. G. Leach; K. T. Kuwata; J. S. Chen; A. Greer; C. S. Foote; K. N. Houk "Mechanism of Ene Reactions of Singlet Oxygen. A Two-Step No-Intermediate Mechanism" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 1319-28.
  51. E. M. Brzostowska(a); A. Greer "The Role of Amine in the Mechanism of Pentathiepin (Polysulfur) Antitumor Agents" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 396-404.
  52. A. Greer "On the Origin of Cytotoxicity of the Natural Product Varacin. A Novel Example of a Pentathiepin Reaction That Provides Evidence for a Triatomic Sulfur Intermediate" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2001, 123, 10379-10386.
  53. E. Lucien(c); A. Greer "Electrophilic Oxidant Produced in the Photodeoxygenation of 1,2-Benzodiphenylene Sulfoxide" J. Org. Chem. 2001, 66, 4576-4579.
  54. R. Reznik(c); A. Greer "An Adjacent Thioester Provides Apical-Directed Stabilization to 3-Isothiazolidinone 1-Oxide Heterocycles" Chem. Res. Toxicol. 2000, 13, 1193-1198.
  55. A. Greer; G. Vassilikogiannakis; K.-C. Lee; T. S. Koffas; K. Nahm; C. S. Foote "Reaction of Singlet Oxygen with trans-4-Propenylanisole. Formation of [2+2] Products with Added Acid" J. Org. Chem. 2000, 65, 6876-6878.
  56. S. Wu(c); A. Greer "Attractive Through-Space S-O Interaction in the DNA-Cleaving Antitumor Antibiotic Leinamycin" J. Org. Chem. 2000, 65, 4883-4887.
  57. A. Greer; K. A. Conklin; K. Faull; K. N. Houk; C. S. Foote "Low Temperature FAB Mass and NMR Spectroscopic Identification of an Unstable Episulfoxide" J. Org. Chem. 1999, 64, 1432-1433.
  58. F. Jensen; A. Greer; E. L. Clennan "Reaction of Organic Sulfides with Singlet Oxygen. A Revised Mechanism" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1998, 120, 4439-4449.
  59. E. L. Clennan; M.-F. Chen; A. Greer; F. Jensen "Experimental and Computational Evidence for the Formations of Iminopersulfinic Acids" J. Org. Chem. 1998, 63, 3397-3402.
  60. A. Greer; M.-F. Chen; F. Jensen; E. L. Clennan "Experimental and ab Initio Computational Evidence for New Peroxidic Intermediates (Iminopersulfinic Acids). Substituent Effects in the Photooxidations of Sulfenic Acid Derivatives" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1997, 119, 4380-4387.
  61. E. L. Clennan; A. Greer "The Effect of Alcohols on the Photooxidative Behavior of Diethylsulfide" J. Org. Chem. 1996, 61, 4793-4797.
  62. A. Greer; F. Jensen; E. L. Clennan "Ring Strain Effects on the Interconversion of Intermediates in the Reaction of Organic Sulfides with Singlet Oxygen" J. Org. Chem. 1996, 61, 4107-4110.
  63. E. L. Clennan; A. Greer "Steric and Electronic Effects on the Partitioning of a Persulfinyl Intermediate Along the Physical Quenching and Chemical Reaction Channels" Tetrahedron Lett. 1996, 37, 6093-6096.
  64. E. L. Clennan; P. Dobrowolski; A. Greer "Reaction of Singlet Oxygen with Thietane. A Novel Example of a Self-Catalyzed Reaction Which Provides Evidence for a Thiadioxirane Intermediate" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1995, 117, 9800-9803.