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Rebecca Barlag
249A Clippinger Laboratories

740-593-0148 (Fax)
barlag@ohio.edu

Professor
Ph.D. University of Cincinnati
BS, Forensic Chemistry from Ohio University

Selected Publications

Nyasulu, F.; Silverman, J.; Allman, B.; Barlag, R.; Arthasery, P.; McMills, L.,  Reducing Heavy Metal Waste in Potentiometric Exercises in the General Chemistry Laboratory.  The Chemical Educator,  2014,  19, 379-383.

Barlag, R.; Nyasulu, F.; Starr, R.; Silverman, J.; Arthasery, P.; McMills, L.,  A Student-Made Ag(s)|AgCl(s)|Cl−(3.0 M) Reference Electrode in the General Chemistry Laboratory; ~10 Minute Preparation.  Journal of Laboratory Chemical Education,  2014,  2, 15-17.

Barlag, R.; McMills, L.; Nyasulu, F.,  Upgrading General Chemistry Laboratory Equipment and Laboratory Procedures for Improved Efficiencies and Savings.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2014,  91, 766-768.

McMills, L.; Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R,  Magnetic Susceptibility of Coordination Compounds in the General Chemistry Laboratory.  Journal of Laboratory Chemical Education,  2014,  2, 11-14.

Nyasulu, F.; McMills, L.; Barlag, R,  Weak Acid Ionization Constants and the Determination of Weak Acid-Weak Base Reaction Equilibrium Constants in the General Chemistry Laboratory.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2013,  90, 768-770.

Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R.; Wise, L.; McMills, L,  The H3PO4 Acid Ionization Reactions; A Capstone Multi-Concept Thermodynamics General Chemistry Laboratory Exercise.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2013,  90, 642-645.

Barlag, R.; Halsall, H. B.; Heineman, W,  Amperometric Homogeneous Competitive Immunoassay in a Perfluorocarbon Emulsion Oxygen Therapeutic (PEOT).  Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry,  2013,  405, 3541-3547.

McMills, L.; Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R,  Comparing Mass and Volumetric Titrations in the General Chemistry Laboratory.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2012,  89, 958-959.

Nyasulu, F.; Nething D.; Barlag, R.; Wise, L.; Arthasery, P,  Thermodynamics of the [CoCl(iPrOH)3]+ to [CoCl(iPrOH)2(MeOH)3]+ Reaction: A General Chemistry Laboratory Exercise.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2012,  89, 536-539.

Nyasulu, F.; Arthasery, P.; Barlag, R,  Conductivity Sensor Determination of van’t Hoff Factor: A General Chemistry Laboratory Exercise.  The Chemical Educator,  2011,  16, 1-4.

Barlag, R.; Nyasulu, F.,  Waters of Hydration of Cupric Hydrates: A Comparison between Heating and Absorbance Measurements.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2011,  88, 643-645.

Nyasulu, F.; Moehring, M.; Arthasery, P.; Barlag, R.,  Determination of the Acid and Base Constants, Ka and Kb, from pH and Conductivity Measurements: A General Chemistry Laboratory Exercise.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2011,  88, 640-642.

Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R.; Barlag, R.,  Colorimetric Determination of the Iron(III)-Thiocyanate Reaction Equilibrium Constant with Calibration and Equilibrium Solutions Prepared in a Cuvette by Sequential Additions of One Reagent to the Other.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2011,  88, p. 313-314.

Nyasulu F.; Stevanov, K.; Barlag, R.,  Exploring Fundamental Concepts in Aqueous Solution Conductivity: A General Chemistry Laboratory Exercise.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2010,  87, 1364-1366.

Barlag, R.; Arthasery, P.; Nyasulu, F.,  Electrical Determination of the Heat Capacity of a Calorimeter in Approximately One Minute.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2010,  87, p. 992.

Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R.,  Gas Pressure Monitored Iodide-Catalyzed Decompostion Kinetics of H2O2: Initial-Rate and Integrated-Rate Methods in the General Chemistry Lab.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2010,  87, 948-949.

Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R.,  Thermokinetics: Iodide-Catalyzed Decomposition Kinetics Of Hydrogen Peroxide; An Integrated Rate Approach.  The Chemical Educator,  2010,  15, 168-170.

Barlag, R.; Nyasulu, F.,  Wash Bottle Laboratory Exercises: (II) Iodide Catalyzed H2O2 Decomposition Reaction Kinetics Using The Initial Rate Approach.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2009,  87, 78-80.

Barlag, R.; Halsall, H. B.; Heineman, W.,  Immunoassay Detection in a Perfluorocarbon Oxygen Therapeutic.  Journal of Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry,  2009,  396, 675-680.

Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R.,  Thermokinetics: Iodide-Catalyzed Decomposition Kinetics of Hydrogen Peroxide; an Initial Rate Approach.  Journal of Chemical Education,  2009,  86, 1231-1233.

Nyasulu, F.; Paris, S.; Barlag, R.,  Wash Bottle Laboratory Exercises: Mass of NaHCO3 in an Alka-Seltzer Tablet, Molar Mass of CO2, and the Ideal Gas Law Constant.  The Chemical Educator,  2009,  86, 842-844.

Nyasulu, F.; Barlag, R.; Macklin, J.,  Drop-Counter-Assisted Acid/Base Titrations in the Quantitative Analysis Laboratory. An In-Depth Guided-Inquiry Laboratory Exercise.  The Chemical Educator,  2008,  13, 289-294.

Funovic, Phillip, Korda, Mykhaylo, Kubant, Ruslant, Barlag, Rebecca, Jacob, Robert, Mason, R., Malinski, Tadeusz.  Effect of beta-Blockers on Endothelial Function During Biological Aging: A Nanotechnological Approach.  Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology,  2008 51, pp. 208-215.

Nyasulu,Frazier, Barlag, Rebecca E.,  Gas Pressure Sensor Monitored Iodide-Catalyzed Decomposition Kinetics of Hydrogen Peroxide: An Initial Rate Approach.  The Chemical Educator,  2008,  13, p. 227-230.

Barlag, Rebecca E.,  An Immunoassay for Drug Screening in the Forensic Laboratory,  The Chemical Educator,  Published online October 15, 2007, ISSN: 1430-4171.

Barlag, Rebecca E., Halsall, H.B., Heineman, W.R.,  Cyclic Voltammetry in a Perfluorocarbon Blood Substitute,  Electroanalysis,  2007  19, pp. 1139-1144.