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1) Kriech, M. A., Conboy, J.C., “Label-Free Chiral Detection of Melittin Binding to a Membrane”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003, 125, 1148-1149.

2) Kriech, M. A., Conboy, J.C., “Measuring Melittin Binding to Planar Supported Lipid Bilayer by Chiral Second Harmonic Generation”, Anal. Chim. Acta, 2003, 496, (1-2), 143-153.

3) Cherney, D. P., Conboy, J. C., Harris, J. M., "Optical-Trapping Raman Microscopy Detection of Single Unilamellar Lipid Vesicles", Anal. Chem. 2003, 75, 6621-6628.

4) Kriech, M. A., Conboy, J.C., “Counter-Propagating Second Harmonic Generation: A New Technique for the Investigation of Molecular Chirality at Interfaces”, Opt. Soc. Am. B, 2004, 21, 1013-1022.

5) Fitchett, B., Knepp, T., Conboy, J.C., “1-Alkyl-3-Methylimidazolium Bis(perfluoroalkylsulfonyl)imide Water-Immiscible Ionic Liquids: The Effect of Water on Electrochemical and Physical Properties”, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2004, 151, E219-E225.

6) Liu, J., Conboy, J. C., “Phase Transition of a Single Lipid Bilayer Measured by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 8894-8895.

7) Liu, J., Conboy, J. C., “Direct Measurement of the Transbilayer Movement of Phospholipids by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2004, 126, 8376-8377.

8) Fitchett, B., Conboy, J. C., “Structure of the Room-Temperature Ionic Liquid/SiO2 Interface Studied by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2004, 108, 20255-20262.

9) Kriech, M. A., Conboy, J.C., “Imaging Chirality with Surface Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2005, 127,2834-2835.

“Imaging Chiral Molecules on Surfaces”, C&E News, 2005, 83, 32.

10) Kriech, M. A., Conboy, J.C., “Using the Intrinsic Chirality of a Molecule as a Label-Free Probe to Detect Molecular Adsorption to a Surface by Second Harmonic Generation”, Appl. Spectrosc., 2005, 59, 746-753.

11) Fitchett, B. D., Rollins, J. B., Conboy, J. C., “1-Alkyl-3-Methylimidazolium Bis(perfluoroalkylsulfonyl)imide Water-Immiscible Ionic Liquids: Electrochemical Properties at Liquid-Liquid Interfaces”, J. Electrochem. Soc., 2005, 152, E251-E258.

12) Liu, J., Conboy, J. C., “1,2-Diacyl-Phosphaditylcholine Flip-Flop Measured Directly by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, Biophysical J., 2005, 89, 2522�2532.

13) Liu, J., Conboy, J. C., “Structure of a Gel Phase Lipid Bilayer Prepared by the Langmuir-Blodgett/Langmuir-Sh�fer Method Characterized by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, Langmuir, 2005, 21, 9091 - 9097.

14) Fitchett, B.,Rollins, J. B., Conboy, J. C., “Interfacial Tension and Electrocapillary Measurements of the Room Temperature Ionic Liquid/Aqueous Interface”, Langmuir, 2005, 21, 12179-12186.

15)Conboy, J.C., “Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, McGraw-Hill, 2006 Yearbook of Science and Technology, McGraw-Hill, New York, 2006

16) Evans-Nguyen, Kenyon M., Fuierer, Ryan R., Fitchett, Brian D., Tolles, Lauren R., Conboy, John C., Schoenfisch, Mark H., “Changes in Adsorbed Fibrinogen upon Conversion to Fibrin.”, Langmuir, 2006, 22,5115-5121.

17) Anglin, T. C., Liu, J., Conboy, J. C., “Facile Lipid Flip-Flop in a Phospholipid Bilayer Induced by Gramicidin A Measured by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy Structure”, Biophysical J., 2007, 9, L01-L03.

18) Rollins, J. B., Fitchett, B., Conboy, J. C., “Structure and Orientation of the Imidazolium Cation at the Room Temperature Ionic Liquid/SiO2 Interface Measured by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2007, 111, 4990-4999.

19) Liu, J., Conboy, J. C., “Asymmetric Distribution of Lipids in a Phase Segregated Phospholipid Bilayer Observed by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 8988-8999.

20) Anglin, T. C, Conboy, J. C., “Lateral Pressure Dependence of the Phospholipid Transmembrane Diffusion Rate in Planar-Supported Lipid Bilayers”, Biophysical J., 2008, 95, 186-193.

21) Smith, K, Gale, B. K., Conboy, J. C., “Micropatterned Lipid Bilayer Arrays Created by a Continuous Flow Micro-spotter”, Analytical Chemistry, 2008, 80, 7980-7987.

22) Liu, J., Conboy, J. C., “Phase Segregation in Cholesterol + DSPC Lipid Bilayers Examined by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”,Vibrational Spectroscopy, 2009, 50, 106-115.

23) Nguyen, T, Rembert, K.,Conboy, J.C., “Label-Free Detection of Drug-Membrane Association using Ultraviolet-Visible Sum-Frequency Generation”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2009, 131, 1401-1403.

24) Rollins, J. B., Conboy, J. C., “Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Hydrogen Oxidation and Oxygen Reduction in Hydrophobic Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids”, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 2009, 156, B943-B954.

25) James R. Joubert, Kathryn A. Smith, Erin Johnson, John P. Keogh, Vicki H. Wysocki,Bruce K. Gale, John C. Conboy, and S. Scott Saavedra, “Stable, Ligand-Doped, Poly(bis-SorbPC) Lipid Bilayer Arrays for Protein Binding and Detection”, Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2009, 1, 1310-1315.

26) Timothy C. Anglin,Krystal L. Brown, John C. Conboy,“Phospholipid Flip-flop Modulated by Transmembrane Peptides WALP and Melittin”,Journal of Structural Biology, 2009, 168, 37-52.

27) Anglin, T. C, Conboy,J. C., “Kinetics and thermodynamics of flip-flop in binary phospholipid membranes measured by sum-frequency vibrational spectroscopy”, Biochemistry, 2009, 48, 10220-10234.

28) Anglin, T. C, Hao, L.,Cooper, M. P., Chandler, K., Conboy,J. C., “Free Energy and Entropy of Activation for Phospholipid Flip-Flop in Planar Supported Lipid Bilayers”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2010, 114, 1903-1914.

29) Smith, K., Conboy, J.C., “Using Micropatterned Lipid Bilayer Arrays to Measure the Effect of Membrane Composition on Merocyanine 540 Binding”, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, Biomembranes, 2011, 1808, 1611-1617.

30) Nguyen, Trang T.; Conboy, John C, “High-Throughput Screening of Drug-Lipid Membrane Interactions via Counter-Propagating Second Harmonic Generation Imaging”, Analytical Chemistry, 2011, 83, 5979-5988.

31) Brown, K, Conboy, J.C., “Electrostatic Induction of Lipid Asymmetry”, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 8794-8797.

32) Nguyen, Trang T.;Rembert, Kelvin; Conboy, John C.,“Label-Free Detection of Drug-Membrane Association Using Ultraviolet-Visible Sum-Frequency Generation”, [Erratum to document cited in CA150:159298], Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 6096-6097.

33) Nguyen, Trang T.; Sly,Krystal L.; Conboy, John C.,“Comparison of the Energetics of Avidin, Streptavidin, NeutrAvidin, and Anti-Biotin Antibody Binding to Biotinylated Lipid Bilayer Examined by Second-Harmonic Generation”, Analytical Chemistry, 2012, 84, 201-208.

34) Sly, Krystal L.; Nguyen, Trang T; Conboy, John C., "Lens-less surface second harmonic imaging" Opt. Express, 2012, 20, 21953-21967.

35) Smith, Kathryn A.; Conboy, John C., “A Simplified Sum-Frequency Vibrational Imaging Setup Used for Imaging Lipid Bilayer Arrays”, Analytical Chemistry, 2012, 84, 8122-8126.

36) Liu, J.; Brown, Krystal L.; Conboy, J. C., “The effect of cholesterol on the intrinsic rate of lipid flip-flop as measured by sum-frequency vibrational spectroscopy”, Faraday Discussions, 2013, 161 (Lipid and Membrane Biophysics), 45-61.

37) Brown, K, Conboy, J. C., “Lipid Flip-​Flop in Binary Membranes Composed of Phosphatidylserine and Phosphatidylcholine”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B., 2013, 117, 15041-15050.

38) Sly, Krystal L.; Mok, S.-W; Conboy, John C., "Second Harmonic Correlation Spectroscopy: A Method for Determining Surface Binding Kinetics and Thermodynamics" Analytical Chemistry, 2013, 85, 8429-8435.

39) Allhusen, John S.; Conboy John C., “Preparation and Characterization of Conductive and Transparent Ruthenium Dioxide Sol-Gel Films”, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2013, 5, 11683-11681.

40) de Beer, Alex G. F.; Chen, Yixing; Scheu, Rudiger; Conboy, John C.; Roke, Sylvie , “Analysis of Complex Spectra Using Fourier Filtering”, Journal of Physical Chemistry C., 2013, 117, 26582-26587.

41) Stokes, Grace Y.; Conboy, John C.; “Measuring Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulator (SERM)​-​Membrane Interactions with Second Harmonic Generation”, JACS, 2014, 136, 1409-1417.

42) Sly, Krystal L.; Conboy, John C.; “Determination of Multivalent Protein-​Ligand Binding Kinetics by Second-​Harmonic Correlation Spectroscopy”, Analytical Chemistry, 2014, 86, 11045-11054.


43) Brown, K, Conboy, J. C., “Phosphatidylglycerol Flip-Flop Suppression due to Headgroup Charge Repulsion”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2015, 119, 10252–10260.

44) Allhusen, John S.; Kimball, Dylan R., Conboy John C., “The Structural Origins of Cholesterol Accelerated Lipid Flip-Flop Studied by Sum-Frequency Vibrational Spectroscopy”, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2016, 120, 3157-3168

45) Allhusen, Conboy John C., “The Ins and Outs of Lipid Flip-Flop”, Accounts of Chemical Research, 2017, 50, 58-65

Last Updated: 6/3/21