1. External – ACS-PRF (2021): “Light and Brimstone: Sulfur-based chromophores for photochemical synthesis” co-PIs David Zigler (CP), M. Taylor Haynes (CP), Funds Requested: $70,000 over 3 years

Publications at Cal Poly (Undergraduate contributors are in bold)

  1. At-Home Microscale Paper-Based Quantitative Analysis Activity with External Standards. V. Schmuck, I. Romine, T. Sisley, C. Immoos, G. Scott, D.F. Zigler, A. Martinez, J. Chem. Educ. Accepted
  2. Substituent Effects on the UV-Visible Spectrum and Excited Electronic States of Dithiocarboxylates; A.K. Newman, J.P. Madriaga, J.M. Sieffert, A.M. Henry, S.E. Heinrich, V.M. Swift, A.Y.Y. Cheong, M.T. Haynes, D.F. Zigler Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. Accepted.
  3. Ultrafast Relaxations in Ruthenium Polypyridyl Chromophores Determined by Stochastic Kinetics Simulations; T.P. Cheshire, M.K. Brennaman, P.G. Giokas, D.F. Zigler, A.M. Moran, J.M. Papanikolas, G.J. Meyer, T.J. Meyer, F.A. Houle J. Phys. Chem. B 2020, 124, 5971-5985. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.0c03110
  4. Carbon disulfide. Just toxic or also bioregulatory and/or therapeutic? A.W. DeMartino, D.F. Zigler, J.M. Fukuto, P.C. Ford, Chem. Soc. Rev. 2017, 46, 21-39. DOI: 10.1039/C6CS00585C

Publications before Cal Poly

  1. Ultrafast Photophysics of Mixed-Metal Polyazine Supramolecules: Os(II) or Ru(II) with Rh(III); D.F. Zigler, Z.A. Morseth, T. Canterbury, J. Rodriguez Corrales, K.J. Brewer, and J.M. Papanikolas, Inorg. Chim. Acta (Invited article for K.J. Brewer Memorial Issue) 2017, 454, 266-274. DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2016.06.034
  2. Disentangling the Physical Processes Responsible for the Kinetic Complexity in Interfacial Electron Transfer of Excited Ru(II) Polypyridyl Dyes on TiO2; D.F. Zigler, Z.A. Morseth, L. Wang, D.L. Ashford, M.K. Brennaman, E.M. Grumstrup, E.C. Brigham, M.K. Gish, R.J. Dillon, L. Alibabaei, G.J. Meyer, T.J. Meyer, and J.M. Papanikolas J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 4426-4438. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b12996
  3. Kinetic Analysis of Nitroxide Radical Formation under Oxygenated Photolysis: Toward Singlet Oxygen Topology; D.F. Zigler, E.C. Ding, L.E. Jarocha, R. Khatmullin, V. DiPasquale, R.B.A. Sykes, V.R. Tarasov, M.D.E. Forbes Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2014, 13, 1804-1811. DOI: 10.1039/C4PP00318G
  4. Photophysical properties of 2,3-dihydroquinazolin-4(1H)-one derivatives; F.A. Cabrera-Rivera, J. Escalante, H. Morales-Rojas, D.F. Zigler, R.D. Schmidt, L. Jarocha, M.D.E. Forbes J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chem. 2014, 294, 31-37. DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2014.07.005
  5. Imaging Charge Separation and Carrier Recombination in Nanowire p-n Junctions Using Ultrafast Microscopy; M. Gabriel, E.M. Grumstrup, J.R. Kirschbrown, C.W. Pinion, J.D. Christesen, D.F. Zigler, E.E.M. Cating, J.F. Cahoon, J.M. Papanikolas Nano Lett. 2014, 14, 3079–3087. DOI: 10.1021/nl5012118
  6. Photocatalytic Carbon Disulfide Production through Charge Transfer Quenching of Quantum Dots; C.M. Bernt, P.T. Burks, A. E. Pierri, E.S. Levy, A.X. DeMartino, D.F. Zigler, P.C. Ford J. Am. Chem Soc. 2014, 136, 2192-5. DOI: 10.1021/ja4083599
  7. Direct Imaging of Free Carrier and Trap Carrier Motion in Silicon Nanowires by Spatially-Separated Femtosecond Pump-Probe Microscopy; M.M. Gabriel, J.R. Kirschbrown, J.D. Christesen, C.W. Pinion, D.F. Zigler, E.M. Grumstrup, B.P. Mehl, E. Cating, J.F. Cahoon, J.M. Papanikolas Nano Lett. 2013, 13, 1336-1340. DOI: 10.1021/nl400265b
  8. A new, bioactive structural motif: Visible light induced DNA photobinding and oxygen independent photocleavage by RuII, RhIII bimetallics” J. Wang, D.F. Zigler, N. Hurst, H. Othee, B.S.J. Winkel, K.J. Brewer J. Inorg. Biochem. 2012, 116, 135-139. DOI: 10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2012.06.015
  9. Mononuclear copper(I) complexes of O-t-butyl-1,1-dithiooxalate and of O-t-butyl-1-perthio-1-thiooxalate; D.F. Zigler, E. Tordin, G. Wu, A. Iretski, P.C. Ford, Inorg. Chim. Acta 2011, 374, 261-268. DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2011.02.037
  10. Design Considerations for a System for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production from Water Employing Mixed-Metal Photochemical Molecular Devices for Photoinitiated Electron Collection; S. M. Arachchige, J. R. Brown, E. Chang, A. Jain, D.F. Zigler, K. Rangan, K.J. Brewer Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48, 1989-2000. DOI: 10.1021/ic8017387
  11. Toward Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer with Platinum Group Metal Polyazine Complexes, D.F. Zigler, K.J. Brewer, in Metal Complexes—DNA Interactions, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, 2009.
  12. Ruthenium(II)-Polyazine Light Absorbers Bridged to Reactive cis-Dichlororhodium(III) Centers in a Bimetallic Molecular Architecture; D.F. Zigler, J. Wang, K.J. Brewer Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 11342-50. DOI: 10.1021/ic8007602
  13. Photochemical Molecular Devices Incorporating Reactive Metals as Supramolecular Solar H2 Photocatalysts; D.F. Zigler, S.M. Arachchige, J. Brown, K. Rangan, E. Chang, K.J. Brewer Preprints-Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Petr. Chem. </strong>2008,</strong> 53, 1-3.
  14. Photochemical Methods to Assay DNA Photocleavage using Supercoiled pUC18 DNA and LED or Xenon Arc Lamp Excitation; A.J. Prussin II, D.F. Zigler, A. Jain, J.R. Brown, B.S.J. Winkel, K.J. Brewer J. Inorg. Biochem. 2008, 102, 731-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2007.10.018
  15. Photobiological Impact of [{(bpy)2Ru(dpp)}2RhCl2]Cl5 and [{(bpy)2Os(dpp)}2RhCl2]Cl5 [bpy = 2,2’-bipyridine, dpp = 2,3-bis(2-pyridyl)pyrazine] on Vero Cells; A.A. Holder, D.F. Zigler, M.T. Tarrago-Trani, B. Storrie, K.J. Brewer Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 4760-2. DOI: 10.1021/ic0619916
  16. A Trimetallic Supramolecular Complex of Osmium(II) and Rhodium(III) Displaying MLCT transitions in the Near-IR; D.F. Zigler, M.T. Mongelli, M. Jeletic, K.J. Brewer Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2007, 10, 295-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.inoche.2006.10.024
  17. Supramolecular Complexes as Photoinitiated Electron Collectors: Applications in Solar Hydrogen Production; M. Elvington, J.R. Brown, D.F. Zigler, K.J. Brewer Proc. SPIE 2006, 6340, 63400W/1. DOI: 10.1117/12.680982
  18. Analytical Methods Development for Supramolecular Design in Solar Hydrogen Production; J.R. Brown, M. Elvington, M.T. Mongelli, D.F. Zigler, K.J. Brewer Proc. SPIE 2006, 6340, 634017/1. DOI: 10.1117/12.680961
  19. A Multifunctional Tetrametallic Ru-Pt Supramolecular Complex Exhibiting Both DNA Binding and Photocleavage; R. Miao, M.T. Mongelli, D.F. Zigler, B.S.J. Winkel, K.J. Brewer Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 10413-5. DOI: 10.1021/ic061252p
  20. Luminescently Tagged 2,2’-Bipyridine Complex of FeII: Synthesis and Photophysical Studies of 4-[N-(2-anthryl)carbamoyl]-4’-methyl-2,2’-bipyridine; D.F. Zigler, M.C. Elvington, J. Heinecke, K.J. Brewer Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 6565-7. DOI: 10.1021/ic060207e