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Peer-reviewed papers

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Yan, B., Li, Y., Calhoun, S. R., Cottrell, N. G., Lella, D. J., Celestian, A. J. (2014) Self-assembled hybrid solids of luminescent Ru(II) polypyridyl complexes and polyoxometalates. Inorganic Chemistry Communications 43, 23-26. DOI: 10.1016/j.inoche.2014.02.005

Celestian, A. J., Powers, M.,* Rader, S.* (2013) In situ Raman spectroscopic study of transient polyhedral distortions during Cesium exchange into sitinakite. American Mineralogist 98(7), 1153-1161. DOI: 10.2138/am.2013.4349

Vakiti, R. K., Garabato, B. D., Schieber, N. P. Rucks, M. J.*, Cao, Y., Webb, C., Maddox, J. B., Celestian, A. J., Pan, W. P., Yan, B. (2012) Synthesis and characterization of two- and three- dimensional calcium coordination polymers built with benzene-1,3,5-tricarboxylate and/or pyrazine-2-carboxylate. Crystal Growth & Design 12 (8) 3937-3943. DOI: 10.1021/cg3003349

Kramer, S.*, Celestian, A. J. (2012) Effects of hydration during strontium exchange into nanoporous hydrogen niobium titanium silicate. Inorganic Chemistry. DOI: 10.1021/ic300463w

Fewox, C. S., Clearfield, A., Celestian, A. J. (2011) In situ x-ray diffraction study of Cs+ exchange in protonated zirconium trisilicate. Inorganic Chemistry 50 (8), 3596–3604. DOI: 10.1021/ic102546w (cover article).

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B. Clearfield, A. (2010) Crystal Growth and Ion Exchange in Titanium Silicates. Chapter 49 in Handbook of Crystal Growth, pp. 1637-1662, Springer. ISBN 978-3-540-74182-4

Celestian, A. J., Kubicki, J. D., Hanson, J., Clearfield, A., Parise, J. B. (2008) the mechanism responsible for extraordinary Cs-ion selectivity in crystalline silicotitanates. Journal of the American Chemical Society 130(35), 11689-11694. DOI: 10.1021/ja801134a

Celestian, A. J. and Clearfield, A. (2007) Science Highlight Article: The origin of ion exchange selectivity in a porous framework titanium silicate. Journal of Materials Chemistry (46), 4839-4842. DOI: 10.1039/B708309B

Lee, Yongjae, Kim S. J., Bull, I, Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Kao, C., Vogt, T. (2007) Dehydration-induced water disordering and symmetry increase in synthetic potassium gallosilicate natrolite. Journal of the American Chemical Society 129(44), 13744-1374. DOI: 10.1021/ja075037z

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Smith, R., B. H. Toby, Clearfield, A. (2007) Role of the hydroxyl-water hydrogen-bond network in structural transitions and selectivity toward cesium in Cs0.38(D1.08H0.54)SiTi2O7 ∙ (D0.86H0.14)2O crystalline silicotitanate. Inorganic Chemistry 46(4), 1081-1089. DOI: 10.1021/ic0611387

Northrup, P., Lanzirotti, A., Celestian A. (2007) Growth of Environmental Science at the NSLS. Synchrotron Radiation News 20(3), 6-13. DOI: 10.1080/08940880701401110 (cover article)

Michel, F. M., Ehm, L., Liu, G., Han, W. Q., Antao, S. M., Chupas, P. J., Lee, P. L., Knorr, K., Eulert, H., Kim, J., Grey, C. P., Celestian, A. J., Gillow, J., Schoonen, M. A. A., Strongin, D. R., and Parise, J. B. (2007). Similarities in 2- and 6-line ferrihydrite based on pair distribution function analysis of X-ray total scattering. Chemistry of Materials 9(6), 1489-1496. DOI: 10.1021/cm062585n

Clearfield, A., Tripathi, A., Medvedev, D., Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B. (2006) In situ type study of hydrothermally prepared titanates and silicotitanates. Journal of Materials Science 41(5), 1325-1333. DOI: 10.1007/s10853-006-7317-x

Nyman, M., Celestian, A. J., Holland, G. P., Alam, T. M., Parise, J. B. (2006) Solid-state structural characterization of a rigid framework of lacunary heteropolyniobates. Inorganic Chemistry 45(3), 1043-1052. DOI: 10.1021/ic051155g

Celestian, A. J., Medvedev, D. G., Tripathi, A., Parise, J. B., Clearfield, A. (2005) Optimizing synthesis of Na2Ti2SiO7∙2H2O (Na-CST) and ion exchange pathways for Cs0.4H1.6Ti2SiO7∙H2O (Cs-CST) determined from in situ synchrotron X-ray powder diffraction. Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms: Section B of Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research 238, 61-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2005.06.019

Bonhomme, F., Alam, T. M., Celestian, A. J., Tallant D., Boyle, T. J., Cherry, B. R., Tissot, R. G., Rodriquez, M. A., Parise, J.B., Nyman, M. (2005) Tribasic lead maleate and lead maleate: synthesis, structural and spectroscopic characterizations. Inorganic Chemistry 44(21),7394-7402. DOI: 10.1021/ic050611y

Colligan, M., Lee, Y., Vogt, T., Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Marshall, W., Hriljac, J. A. (2005) High-pressure neutron powder diffraction study of super hydrated natrolite. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 109, 18223-18225. DOI: 10.1021/jp054142x

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Goodell, C., Tripathi, A., Hanson, J. (2004) Time resolved diffraction studies of ion exchange: K+ and Na+ exchange into (Al, Ge) gismondine (GIS) Na24Al24Ge24O96∙40H2O and K8Al8Ge8O32∙8H2O. Chemistry of Materials 16(11), 2244-2254. DOI: 10.1021/cm034746i

Medvedev, D. G., Tripathi, A., Clearfield, A., Celestian, A. J., Parise, J., Hanson, J. (2004) Crystallization of sodium titanium silicate with sitinakite topology: evolution from sodium nonatitanate phase. Chemistry of Materials 16(19), 3659-3666. DOI: 10.1021/cm049479a

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Tripathi, A., Kvick, A., Vaughan, G. M. B. (2003) (K4Li4)Al8Ge8O8∙8H2O: a Li+ -exchanged potassium aluminogermanate with the zeolite gismondine (GIS) topology. Acta Crystallographica C59, i74-i76. DOI: 10.1107/S0108270103011739

Cole, J. M., Nienstedt, J., Spataro, G., Rasbury, E. T., Lanzirotti, A., Celestian, A. J., Nilsson, M., Hanson, G. N. (2003) Use of phosphor imaging to map ppm levels of uranium and thorium in rocks and minerals. Chemical Geology 193, 127-136. DOI: 10.1016/S0009-2541(02)00223-1

Zhang, H., Celestian, A., Parise, J. B., Xu, H., Heaney, P. J. (2002) A new polymorph of eucryptite (LiAlSiO4), ε-eucryptite, and thermal expansion of α- and ε-eucryptite at high pressure. American Mineralogist 87, 566-571. Link

 

Abstracts

* indicates student author

Celestian, A. J. (2013) Synthesis and ion exchange studies of porous nano-crystalline materials. Bulletin of the American Physical Society, 58.

Andrew, K., Palmquest, S.*, Eintzel, E., Celestian, A.J. (2013) Analysis of fiber structure in a concrete matrix from EBS coupled to Raman spectra. Bulletin of the American Physical Society, 58.

Neeper, L.*, Polk, J., Ouellette, G. R. Jr.*, Celestian, A. J., Asmerom, Y., Polyak, V. J. (2013) Geochemical and mineralogical analysis of cave deposits to reconstruct climate change in Barbados for water resource management. Geological Society of America National Meeting, Denver, CO.

Shockley, H. C.*, Nee, M. J., Celestian, A. J. (2012) Use of confocal Raman spectroscopy to analyze nitrate structure at and near the air-water interface. Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society. Vol. 243.

All, J., Schmitt, C., Celestian, A. J., Rucks, M. J.,* Arnott, P., Cole, R. (2012) New measurements of particles in glacial snow and ice in the Cordillera Blanca Mountains of Peru. American Geophysical Union National Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Rucks M. J.,* Celestian A. J. (2012) Multi-step ion exchange of rare earth elements into microporous zorite. Geological Society of America National Meeting, Charlotte, NC.

Powers, M.,* Celestian A. J. (2012) In Situ Time-Resolved Raman and X-ray Diffraction of Rare Earth Element Ion Exchange in Nanoporous Sitinakite. Geological Society of American National Meeting, Charlotte, NC.

Celestian, A. J., Rucks, M. J.,* Gunter, M. (2012) Optical, Raman, and morphological characterization of rock thin sections from the Arnold Pit former talc mine near Balmat, New York for asbestiform minerals. Geological Society of America National Meeting, Charlotte, NC.

Celestian, A. J., Powers, M.*, and Rader, S.* (2012) Heavy metal sequestration in nanoporous minerals. 22nd V. M. Goldschmidt Conference.

Flynn, E.*, Wulff, A. H., Celestian, A. J., Rucks, M.* (2012) Identifying types of zoning in minerals using Raman microscopy. 61st Southeast Geological Society of America Annual Meeting. No. 22-1.

Celestian, A. J. (2012) Synthesis and metal sequestration in nanoporous minerals. 1st Annual Kentucky Nanotechnology Symposium. Bowling Green, KY.

Rader, S.*, Yan-Fen Li*, and Celestian, A. J. (2012) Ion selectivity studies on umbite. 42nd Annual WKU Student Research Conference. AWARDED Best undergraduate presentation in the natural sciences.

Fouzia, B.* and Celestian, A. J. (2012) Heavy metal sequestration using gismondine. 42nd Annual WKU Student Research Conference.

Rucks, M.* and Celestian, A. J. (2012) The characterization of asbestos-form minerals in thin section. 42nd Annual WKU Student Research Conference.

Powers, M.* and Celestian, A. J. (2012) Enhanced nanoporous minerals for energy processes. 42nd Annual WKU Student Research Conference.

Hornback, C.* and Celestian, A. J. (2012) Ion exchange in the nanoporous mineral gaidonnayite. 42nd Annual WKU Student Research Conference.

Powers, M.*, Celestian, A. J. (2011) Enhanced nanoporous minerals for energy processes. Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

Powers, M., Celestian, A. J. (2011) Ion selectivity studies on nanoporous crystal structures. Geological Society of American, Minneapolis, MN.

Wulff, A., Celestian, A. J., May, M., Siewers, F. (2011) Portals in the geology curriculum for undergraduate research. Geological Society of American, Minneapolis, MN.

Celestian, A. J. (2011) INVITED micro-Raman: Introduction and applications to Raman spectroscopy. Teaching with pXRF and benchtop Raman, Teaching Mineralogy, Petrology, and Geochemistry in the 21st Century Workshop, Minneapolis, MN.

Celestian, A. J., Kramer, S.*, and Leftwich, K.* (2011) INVITED Causes of ion selectivity in porous silicates. American Crystallographic Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

Powers, M., Celestian, A. J. (2011) Ion Selectivity Studies on the Mineral Cavansite. WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

Rader, S., Celestian, A. J. (2011) Synthesized Crystalline Materials and Ion Exchange. WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY. AWARDED best undergraduate poster.

Elder, M, Bowles, E, Siewers, F., Celestian, A. J. (2011) a textural and geochemical study of lacustrine ostracodes from San Salvador Island, Bahamas: evidence of changing lake-water salinity over time. WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

Toney, C.* and Celestian, A. J. (2010) Ca/Mg ratios for use as sea-level proxies in magnesian calcites of Phanerozoic marine origin. Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting.

Kenderes, S.*, Siewers, F. D., Celestian, A. J. (2010) a petrographic and Raman microscopy study of the fibrous carbonates in coal ball concretions: toward an enhanced understanding of high magnesian calcite diagenesis. Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting.

Newton, M.*, Celestian, A. J., Wulff, A. (2010) Characterization of the suite of minerals from Dos Pobres, Arizona. Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting.

Moyers, A.*, Celestian, A. J., Wulff, A. (2010) Characterization of mineral assemblages from the Rochford Banded Iron Formation. Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting.

Celestian, A. J., Fewox, C., Clearfield, A. (2010) In situ X-ray diffraction study of  Cs+ ion exchange in umbite. Geological Society of America National Meeting. Denver, CO.

Leftwich, K.* and Celestian, A. J. (2010) Cesium Sequestration into a Microporous Gallosilicate Framework.  Geochimica Acta, 74, 12, supplement 1-A577. Goldschmidt.

Kramer, S.* and Celestian, A. J. (2010) The Mechanisms of Sr Ion Exchange into Partially Niobium Substituted Sitinakite.  Geochimica Acta, 74, 12, supplement 1-A538. Goldschmidt.

Toney, C.*, Cole, J. M., and Celestian A. J. (2010) Tufa Mineralogy of the Barstow Formation in California. 15th Annual Kentucky EPSCOR Conference.

Rader, S.* and Celestian, A. J. (2010) Characterization of Porous Titanium Silicates. Sigma Xi Student Research Conference. Bowling Green, KY

Leftwich, K.* and Celestian, A. J. (2010) Synthesis and Ion Exchange of Potassium Gallosilicate TsG-1. Sigma Xi Student Research Conference. Bowling Green, KY

Walter, A.*, Hunter, S.*, and Celestian, A. J. (2010) Zeolite CGS: Ion Exchange and Synthesis. Sigma Xi Student Research Conference. Bowling Green, KY

Leftwich, K.* and Celestian, A. J. (2009) BEST undergraduate Oral Presentation Award Synthesis and Ion Exchange of Gallosilicate TsG-1. Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting.

Kramer, S.*, Rader, S.*, and Celestian, A. J. (2009) INVITED Engineering materials for radioactive waste sequestration.  Graduate Student Posters at the Capitol.  Frankfort, KY.

Leftwich, K.* and Celestian, A. J. (2009) Nanoporous natrolite and sequestration of radioactive waste.  Posters at the Capitol.  University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY.

Kramer, S.*, Rader, S.*, and Celestian, A. J. (2009) Engineering materials for radioactive waste sequestration.  Posters at the Capitol.  University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY.

Kramer, S.* and Celestian, A. J. (2009) BEST Graduate Student Presentation Award Sequestration of Strontium in a Porous Titanosilicate. Sigma Xi Student Research Conference. Bowling Green, KY

Dame, H.* and Celestian, A. J. (2009) Modifying the sitinakite structure for enhanced cesium and strontium sequestration.  Sigma Xi Student Research Conference. Bowling Green, KY.

Kramer, S.* and Celestian, A. J. (2008) Strontium ion exchange mechanism in synthetic sitinakite from time resolved studies.  Eos Trans. AGU 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V13A-2107.

Kramer, S.* and Celestian, A. J. (2008) Time resolved X-ray diffraction of a niobium substituted titanosilicate for the determination of the strontium ion exchange mechanism.  Regional ACS Conference. Nashville, TN.

Kramer, S.* and Celestian, A. J. (2008) HONORABLE Mention Award Synthesis of pure hydrogen titanosilicate for the determination of the strontium ion exchange mechanism. Sigma Xi Student Research Conference.  Bowling Green, KY.

Clearfield, A., Celestian, A. J., Tripathi, A., Medvedev, D., Parise, J. B. (2007) an in-situ crystallographic study of crystal growth and ion exchange in titanium silicates. Keynote address. Annual Meeting of the American Crystallography Association. Salt Lake City, UT. Abstract# 07.01.07.

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Narayan, J. Kubicki, J. D., Clearfield, A. (2006) Influence of hydroxyl-water interaction on structural transformations during Cs+ exchange in microporous H-CST. 16th Annual Goldschmidt Conference, Melbourne, Australia. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 70(18), A91.

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Clearfield, A. (2006) In situ time resolved diffraction of cesium exchange in crystalline silicotitanates. Joint National Synchrotron Light Source and Center for Functional Nanomaterials Users' Meeting. Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY.

Parise, J. B., Celestian, A. J., Smith, R. I., Toby, B. H. (2006) a double-lever mechanism driving structural transitions in crystalline silicotitanates revealed by combined time-resolved X-ray diffraction and neutron powder diffraction. 64th Annual Pittsburg Diffraction Conference. Pittsburg, PA.

Michel, F. M., Antao, S. M. , Celestian, A. J., Schoonen, M. A. A., Parise, J. B., Liu, G., Strongin, D. R., Lee, P. L., Chupas, P. J. (2006) Size and structure of ferrihydrite from PDF analysis, Proceedings from the 232nd National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Francisco, CA.

Winslow, F.D. III, Abbott, D., Celestian, A. J., Hemming, S. R., Olsen, P. Phillips, B. L., Rasbury, E. T., Smirnov, A., Whiteside, J. H. (2006) Extra-basinal source for the Tr-J boundary clay layer in the Newark basin. Geological Society of America National Meeting. Philadelphia, PA, October 22-25.

Galloway, M. M., Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Clearfield, A. (2006) Temperature stability of a molecular sieve crystalline silicotitanate with the mineral sitinakite topology. Abstracts of the American Chemical Society 231, Meeting Abstract 860-CHED.

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B. (2005) Ion Exchange Mechanisms of Cs+ Absorption into Silicotitanate CST. Chemistry Research Day, Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, NY.

Park, H., Celestian, A. J., Nyman, M., Parise, J. B. (2005) Crystal Chemistry of Polyoxometalate Clusters. Chemistry Research Day, Stony Brook University. Stony Brook, NY.

Parise, J. B., Celestian, A. J. (2005) Synchrotron X-ray and neutron scattering techniques: Aids to understanding structure, mechanism and functionality in nano-materials of interest to environmental scientists. Synchrotron Environmental Science III, Brookhaven National Laboratory, September 19-21.

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Smith, R. I., Park, H. Clearfield, A. (2005) In situ neutron and X-ray scattering studies of Cs+ ion exchange sequestration into the crystalline silicotitanate (CST) molecular sieve. Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 230, U1769-U1770,  Meeting Abstract 111-GEOC.

Celestian, A. J. and Parise, J. B. (2005) Ion Exchange Mechanisms of Cs+ Absorption into silicotitanate CST. Chemistry Research Day, Stony Brook University.

Park, H., Celestian, A. J., Nyman, M., and Parise, J. B. (2005) Crystal Chemistry of Polyoxometalate Clusters. Chemistry Research Day, Stony Brook University.

Celestian, A. J., Medvedev, D. G., Tripathi, A. Parise, J. B., Clearfield, A. (2004) In situ X-ray diffraction study of Cs ion exchange into H-TS. Geological Society of America National Meeting, November 7-10, Denver, CO, USA. Advanced Characterization of Minerals.

Parise, J. B., Celestian, A. J., Medvedev, D. G., Tripathi, A., Clearfield, A. (2004) Optimized synthesis, elucidation of structures, and properties for porous materials using synchrotron radiation. Synchrotron Radiation in Materials Science. August 23-25. Grenoble, France.

Celestian, A. J., Parise, John B., Medvedev, Dmitri G., Tripathi, Akhilesh, Clearfield, Abraham. (2004) Synchrotron time resolved X-ray diffraction of Cs exchange into molecular sieve H-CST. Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 227, U1515, Part 1, Abstract: 708-INOR.

Medvedev, D., Tripathi, A., Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Clearfield, A., Hanson, J. C. (2004) Time resolved diffraction studies on titanosilicate with mineral sitinakite topology: From crystallization to ion exchange. Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 227, U1235, Part 1, Abstract 033-IEC.

Park, H., Kim, D. K., Moureau, D., Celestian A., Bull, I., Parise, J. B. (2004) Solvothermal Synthesis of New Micro- and Mesoporous Phosphate Materials. Gordon Research Conference - Inorganic Chemistry. Salve Regina University, Newport, RI.

Bull, I., Park, H., Peng, L., Celestian, A. J., Nyman, M., Bonhomme, F., Grey, C., Parise, J. B. (2004) Microcrystal diffraction studies of novel nanoporous and cluster structures with applications in areas such as ion exchange. Chemistry Research Day. State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY.

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Medvedev, D. G., Tripathi, A., Clearfield, A. (2004) Synchrotron time resolved X-ray diffraction of Cs exchange into molecular sieve H-CST. Chemistry Research Day. State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY.

Tripathi, A., Medvedev, D., Clearfield, A., Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B., Nyman, M., Hanson, J. (2003) In situ synchrotron X-ray structural studies of crystal growth and ion exchange in tunnel-type titanosilicates. Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 225: U93-U-94, Part 2, Abstract 543-INOR.

Celestian, A. J., Parise, J. B. (2002) K, Na, and Li Ion Exchange Properties in (Al,Ge)-GIS Type Zeolites. North East Corridor Zeolite Association (NECZA). Pennsylvania State University, Philadelphia, PA.

Park, S. H., Kleinsorge, M., Grey, C. P., Parise, J. B., Celestian, A. J. (2002) Lithium and Deuterium NMR Studies of Acid-Leached Layered Lithium Manganese Oxides. Chemistry Research Day. State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY.

Park, S. H., Kleinsorge, M., Grey, C. P., Parise, J. B., Celestian, A. J. (2002) Can We Visualize Framework Li cations using IR and Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy? Chemistry Research Day. State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY.

Parise, J. B., Goodell, C., Celestian, A. J., Tripathi, A. (2001) Phase transformations in the GIS structure upon ion exchange. EOS Trans., AGU, Fall Meeting Suppl., 82(47): V32A-0956. Nanoparticles in the Environment II.

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