Recent Publications

Environmental Sciences

Vorosmarty, C., Rawlins, M., Hinzman, L., Francis, J., Serreze, M., Liljedahl, A., McDonald, K., Piasecki, M. & Rich, R. (2018) Opportunities and Challenges in Arctic System Synthesis: A Consensus Report from the Arctic Research Community. New York, NY. City University of New York. Produced with funding from the National Science Foundation Arctic System Science Program

C. J. Vörösmarty, V. Rodríguez Osuna, A. D. Cak, A. Bhaduri, S. E. Bunn, F. Corsi, J. Gastelumendi, P. Green, I. Harrison, R. Lawford, P. J. Marcotullio, M. McClain, R. McDonald, P. McIntyre, M. Palmer, R. D. Robarts, A. Szöllösi-Nagy, Z. Tessler, and S. Uhlenbrook. (2018) Ecosystem-based water security and the sustainable development goals Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology. DOI: 0.1016/j.ecohyd.2018.07.004.

C. Main, D. I. Greenfield, C. Doll, Y. Wang, R. Mortensen, E. B. Whereat, D. T. Pettay, and K. C. Coyne. (2018) Critical comparison of molecular methods for detection and enumeration of the harmful algal species, Heterosigma akashiwo, in water samples Journal of Applied Phycology. DOI: 10.1007/s10811-018-1444-z.

A. Miara, C. J. Vörösmarty, J. E. Macknick, V.C. Tidwell, B. Fekete, F. Corsi, and R. Newmark. (2018) Thermal pollution impacts on rivers and power supply in the Mississippi River watershed Environmental Research Letters 13(3): 034033. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aaac85.

W. D. Pearse, J. Cavender-Bares, S. E. Hobbie, M. Avolio, N.D. Bettez, R. Roy Chowdhury, L. E. Darling, P. M. Groffman, J. Morgan Grove, S.J. Hall, J.B. Heffernan, J. Learned, C.B. Neill, K. Nelson, D. Pataki, B. Ruddell, M. Steele, and T. L. E. Trammell. (2018) Homogenization of plant diversity, composition, and structure in North American urban yards Ecosphere 9(2): e02105. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.2105.

J. L. Pinckney, C. Tomas, D. I. Greenfield, K. Reale-Munroe, B. Castillo, Z. Hillis-Starr, E. Van Meerssche, and M. Zimberlin. (2018) Seasonal changes in phytoplankton community structure in a bioluminescent lagoon, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands Aquatic Microbial Ecology 81: 109-124. DOI: 10.3354/ame01865.

I. A. Smith, L. R. Hutyra, A. B. Reinmann, J. K. Marrs, and J. R. Thompson. (2018) Piecing together the fragments: elucidating edge effects on forest carbon dynamics Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/fee.1793.

P. O. Sorenson, A. C. Finzi, M.-A. Giasson, A. B. Reinmann, R. Sanders-DeMott, and P. H. Templer. (2018) Winter soil freeze-thaw cycles lead to reductions in soil microbial biomass and activity not compensated for by soil warming. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 116: 39-47. DOI: 10.106/j.soilbio.2017.09.026.

C. J. Vörösmarty, V. Rodríguez Osuna, D. A. Koehler, P. Klop, J. D. Spengler, J. J. Buonocore, A. D. Cak, Z. D. Tessler, F. Corsi, P. A. Green, and R. Sánchez. (2018) Scientifically assess impacts of sustainable investments Science 359(6375): 523-525. DOI: 10.1126/science.aao3895.

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X. Zheng, A. Calò, E. Albisetti, X. Liu, A.S.M. Alharbi, G. Arefe, X.i Liu, M. Spieser, W.J. Yoo, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, C. Aruta, A. Ciarrocchi, A. Kis, B.S. Lee, M. Lipson, J. Hone, D. Shahrjerdi, and E. Riedo, Patterning metal contacts on monolayer MoS2 with vanishing Schottky barriers using thermal nanolithography, Nature Electronics, 2019, 2, 17–25.

Y. Gao, T. Cao, F. Cellini, C. Berger, W.A. de Heer, E. Tosatti, E. Riedo and A. Bongiorno, Ultrahard carbon film from epitaxial two-layer graphene, Nature Nanotechnology, 2018doi:10.1038/s41565-017-0023-9.

S.A. Dragulska, Y. Chen, M.T. Wlodarczyk, M. Poursharifi, P. Dottino∥, R.V. Ulijn, J.A. Martignetti and A.J. Mieszawska, Tripeptide-Stabilized Oil-in-Water Nanoemulsion of an Oleic Acids–Platinum(II) Conjugate as an Anticancer NanomedicineBioconj. Chem., 2018, in press.

K. Palanichamy, M.F. Bravo, M. Shlain, F. Schiro, Y. Naeem and A.B. Braunschweig, Binding Studies on a Library of InducedFit Carbohydrate Receptors with Mannoside Selectivity, Chemistry – A European Journal, 2018.

E. Albisetti, A. Calò, M. Spieser, A.W. Knoll, E. Riedo and D. Petti, Stabilization and control of topological magnetic solitons via nanoscale patterning of the exchange biasApplied Physics Letters, 2018, 113(16), 162401.

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A. Scaglione, J. Patzig, J. Liang, R. Frawley, J. Bok, A. Mela, C. Yattah, J. Zhang, S. X. Teo, T. Zhou, S. Chen, E. Bernstein, P. Canoll, E. Guccione, P. Casaccia. (2018) PRMT5-mediated regulation of developmental myelination. Nat Commun. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04863-9.

A. T. McKenzie, M. Wang, M. E. Hauberg, J. F. Fullard, A. Kozlenkov, A. Keenan, Y. L. Hurd, S. Dracheva, P. Casaccia, P. Roussos, B. Zhang (2018) Brain Cell Type Specific Gene Expression and Co-expression Network Architectures. Sci Rep. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-27293-5.

A. Schlüter, J. Sandoval, S. Fourcade, A. Díaz-Lagares, M. Ruiz, P. Casaccia, M. Esteller, A. Pujol (2018) Epigenomic signature of adrenoleukodystrophy predicts compromised oligodendrocyte differentiation. Brain Pathol. DOI: 10.1111/bpa.12595. [Epub ahead of print]

P. Casaccia, G. Corfas. (2018) Introduction to the special issue on myelin plasticity in the central nervous system. Dev Neurobiol. DOI: 10.1002/dneu.22575.

K. Castro, P. Casaccia. (2018) Epigenetic modifications in brain and immune cells of multiple sclerosis patients. Mult Scler. DOI: 10.1177/1352458517737389.

A. Ntranos, P. Casaccia. (2018) The Microbiome-Gut-Behavior Axis: Crosstalk Between the Gut Microbiome and Oligodendrocytes Modulates Behavioral Responses. Neurotherapeutics. 2018 Jan;15(1):31-35. DOI: 10.1007/s13311-017-0597-9

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S. Dai, M. Tymchenko, Z. Q. Xu, T. T. Tran, Y. Yang, Q. Ma, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, P. Jarillo-Herrero, I. Aharonovich, D. N. Basov, T. H. Tao, and A. Alù, Internal Nanostructure Diagnosis with Hyperbolic Phonon Polaritons in Hexagonal Boron Nitride, Nano Letters, in press. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b02162

Z. Li, Q. Dai, M. Mehmood, G. Hu, B. Lukyanchuk, J. Tao, C. Hao, I. Kim, H. Jeong, G. Zheng, S. Yu, A. Alù, J. Rho, C. W. Qiu, Full-Space Cloud of Random Points with a Scrambling Metasurface, Light: Science & Applications, in press.

A. Nagulu, T. Dinc, Z. Xiao, M. Tymchenko, D. Sounas, A. Alù, and H. Krishnaswamy, Non-Reciprocal Components Based on Switched Transmission Lines, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, in press.  arXiv:1803.06690

A. Kord, D. L. Sounas, Z. Xiao, and A. Alù, Broadband Cyclic-Symmetric Magnet-less Circulators and Theoretical Bounds on their Bandwidth, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Special Issue for the 2018 International Microwave Symposium, in press.  arXiv:1805.01945

C. A. Valagiannopoulos, E. Marengo, A. Dimakis, and A. Alù, Aharonov-Bohm Tomographic Imaging, IET Antennas and Propagation, in press. DOI: 10.1049/iet-map.2017.0609

Y. Radi, C. A. Valagiannopoulos, A. Alù, C. R. Simovski, and S. A. Tretyakov, On-Site Wireless Power Generation, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, in press. DOI: 10.1109/TAP.2018.2835560

M. Seaton, A. Krasnok, A. S. Bracker, A. Alù, and Y. Wu, Localized All-Optical Control of Single Semiconductor Quantum Dots Through Plasmon-Polariton-Induced Screening, Advanced Optical Materials, in press, May 16, 2018. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201800345

A. Krasnok, and A. Alù, Valley-Selective Response of Nanoantennas Coupled to 2D Transition-Metal Dichalcogenides, Applied Sciences, Special Issue on Nano-Antennas, Vol. 8, No. 7, 1157 (14 pages), (invited paper). DOI: 10.3390/app8071157

G. Moreno, A. B. Yakovlev, H. M. Bernety, D. H. Werner, H. Xin, A. Monti, F. Bilotti, and A. Alù, Wideband Elliptical Metasurface Cloaks in Printed Antenna Technology, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 66, No. 7, pp. 3512-3525, July 1, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/TAP.2018.2829809

F. Monticone, and A. Alù, Enhanced Focusing and Imaging Based on Parity-Time Symmetry and Nonlocality, FERMAT, Vol. 23 No. 2 (2 pages), June 24, 2018.

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Structural Biology

L. Clark, I. Dikiy, D. M. Rosenbaum, K. H. Gardner (2018) On the use of Pichia pastoris for isotopic labeling of human GPCRs for NMR studies. J. Biomol. NMR, 71: 203-211.

A. Dashti, D.B. Hail, G. Mashayekhi, P. Schwander, A. des Georges, J. Frank, A. Ourmazd (co-corresponding author) (2018) Functional Pathways of Biomolecules Retrieved from Single-particle Snapshots. bioRxiv: 291922 (pre-print)

S.T. Glantz, E.E. Berlew, Z. Jaber, B.S. Schuster, K. H. Gardner, B.Y. Chow (2018) Directly light-regulated binding of RGS-LOV photoreceptors to anionic membrane phospholipids.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci.115: E7720-E7727

G. Santulli, D. Lewis, A. des Georges, A. R. Marks, J. Frank (2018). Ryanodine receptor structure and function in health and disease. In Membrane Protein Complexes: Structure and Function (pp. 329-352). Springer, Singapore. DOI: 10.1007/978-981-10-7757-9_11

A. Losi, K. H. Gardner, A. Möglich (2018)  Blue-light receptors for optogenetics.  Chem. Rev.  DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.8b00163

A. J. Noble, V. P. Dandey, H. Wei, J. Brasch, J. Chase, P. Acharya, G. Scarpin M. Rapp, E. T. Eg, W. J. Rice, A. Cheng, C. Negro, L. Shapiro, P.D. Kwong, D. Jeruzalmi, A. des Georges, C. Potter, B. Carragher (2018). Routine single particle CryoEM sample and grid characterization by tomographyeLife7, e34257. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.34257

D.A. Keedy*, Z.B. Hill*, J.T. Biel, E. Kang, T.J. Rettenmaier, J. Brandao-Neto, N.M. Pearce, F. von Delft, J.A. Wells, J.S. Fraser (* contributed equally). (2018) An expanded allosteric network in PTP1B by multitemperature crystallography, fragment screening, and covalent tethering. eLife. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.36307.

L. Calisti, M.C. Trabuco, A. Boffi, C. Testi, L.C. Montemiglio, A. des Georges, et al. (2018) Engineered ferritin for lanthanide binding. PLoS ONE 13(8): e0201859. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0201859

B. B. Minsky, R. R. Abzalimov, C. Niu, Y. Zhao, Z. Kirsch, P. L. Dubin, S. N. Savinov, I. A. Kaltashov (2018) Mass spectrometry reveals a multi-faceted role of glycosaminoglycan chains in factor Xa inactivation by antithrombinBiochemistry. DOI: 10.1021/acs.biochem.8b00199.

B. Johnson (2018) From Raw Data to Protein Backbone: Chemical Shifts Using NMRFx Processing and NMRViewJ Analysis. Methods in Molecular Biology.  DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7386-6_13

L. Clark, I. Dikiy, K. Chapman, K. E. Rödström, J. Aramini, M. LeVine, G. Khelashvili, S. G. F. Rasmussen, K. H. Gardner, D. M. Rosenbaum (2017) Ligand modulation of sidechain dynamics in a wild-type human GPCReLife.  DOI: 10.7554/eLife.28505

A. Reade, L. B. Motta-Mena, K. H. Gardner, D. Y. Stanier, O. D. Weiner, S. Woo (2017) TAEL: A zebrafish-optimized optogenetic gene expression system with fine spatial and temporal controlDevelopment. DOI: 10.1242/dev.139238

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