Bending Materials with Light: Photoreversible Macroscopic Deformations in an Amorphous Polymer
Jin, Y.; Paris, S. I. M.; Rack, J. J. Adv. Mater., 2011, in press
 
Ultrafast Spectroscopy of Photochromic Ruthenium Sulfoxide Complexes
McClure, B. A.; Rack, J. J. Inorg. Chem., 2011, 50, 7586-7590.
 
Isomerization in an Analogous Set of Ruthenium Sulfoxide Complexes
Porter, B. L.; McClure, B. A.; Abrams, E. R.; Engle, J. T.; Ziegler, C. J.; Rack, J. J. J. Photochem. Photobio. A., 2011, 217, 341-346.
 
Thermal Stability, photochromic sensitivity and optical properties of [Ru(bpy)2(OSOR)]+ compounds with R = Bn, BnCl, BnMe
Dieckman, V.; Springfield, K.; Eicke, S; Imlau, M., Rack, J. J. Optics Express, 2010, 18, 23495-23503.
 
Electronic and Steric Effects on the Photoisomerization of Dimethylsulfoxide Complexes of Ru(II) Containing Picolinate
Lutterman, D. A.; Rachford, A. A.; Rack, J. J.; Turro, C. J. Phys. Chem. L, 2010, 1, 3371-3375.
 
Mode Coupling Pattern Changes Drastically Upon Photoisomerization in RuII complex
Keating, C. S.; McClure, B. A.; Rack, J. J.; Rubtsov, I. V. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 117, 16740-16745.
 
Sulfoxide Stretching Mode as a Structural Reporter via Dual-Frequency 2DIR Spectroscopy
Keating, C. S.; McClure, B. A.; Rack, J. J.; Rubtsov, I. V. J. Chem. Phys., 2010, 133, 144513.
 
Isomerization in Photochromic Ruthenium Sulfoxide Complexes
McClure, B. A.; Rack, J. J. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2010, 3895-3904. (invited microreview)
 
Excited State Distortion in Photochromic Ruthenium Sulfoxide Complexes
McClure, B. A.; Abrams, E. R.; Rack, J. J. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132, 5428-5436.
Featured on JACS website from April 14, 2010 to April 21, 2010.
 
Solvent Effects on Isomerization in a Ruthenium Sulfoxide Complex
Grusenmeyer, T. A.; McClure, B. A.; Ziegler, C. J.; Rack, J. J. Inorg. Chem., 2010, 49, 4466-4470.
 
Fluorescence Probing of T box Antiterminator RNA: Insights into Riboswitch Discernment of the tRNA Discriminator Base
Means, J. A.; Simson, C. M.; Zhou, S.; Rachford, A. A.; Rack, J. J. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm., 2009, 389, 616-621.
 
Theoretical Insight on the S → O Bound Photoisomerization of DMSO Complexes of Ru(II)
Lutterman, D. A.; Rachford, A. A.; Rack, J. J.; Turro, C. J. Phys. Chem. A, 2009, 113, 11002-11006.
 
Two-Color Reversible Switching in a Photochromic Ruthenium Sulfoxide Complex
McClure, B.; Rack, J. J. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2009, 48, 8556-8558.
 
Pronounced Photosensitivity of Molecular [Ru(bpy)2(OSO)]+ Solutions Based on Two Photoinduced Isomers
Dieckman, V.; Eicke, S.; Rack, J. J.; Woike, T.; Imlau, M. Optics Express, 2009, 17, 15052-15060.
 
Photochromic Ruthenium Sulfoxides Complexes: Evidence for Isomerization Through a Conical Intersection
McClure, B.; Mockus, N. V.; Butcher, D. P., Jr.; Lutterman, D. A.; Turro, C.; Petersen, J. L.; Rack, J. J. Inorg. Chem., 2009, 48, 8084-8091.
Cover article and artwork, September 7, Issue 17.
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Electron transfer triggered sulfoxide isomerization in ruthenium and osmium complexes
Rack, J. J. Coord. Chem. Rev., 2009, 253, 78-85.
 
Biocatalytic Electrodes Based on Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Network Thin Films
Wang, D.; Rack, J. J.; Chen, L. J. Nanosci. and Nanotech., 2009, 9, 2310-2315.
 
Excited State Isomerization in a New Ruthenium Chelating Sulfoxide Complex
Mockus, N. V.; Marquard, S.; Rack, J. J. J. Photochem. Photobio., 2008, 200, 39-43.
 
Quenching Mechanism of Zn(Salicylaldimine) by Nitroaromatics
Germain, M. E.; Vargo, T. R.; McClure, B.; Rack, J. J.; Van Patten, G. P.; Odoi, M.; Knapp, M. J. Inorg. Chem., 2008, 47, 6203-6211.
 
Excited State Isomerization in Photochromic Ruthenium Complexes
Rack, J. J. Zeitschrift für Kristallography, 2008, 223, 256-263.
 
Femtosecond Isomerization in a Photochromic Molecular Switch
Mockus, N. V.; Rabinovich, D.; Petersen, J. L.; Rack, J. J. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2008, 47, 1458-1461.
 
Phototriggered Sulfoxide Isomerization in [Ru(pic)2(dmso)2]
Rachford, A. A.; Petersen, J. L.; Rack, J. J. J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 2007, 3245-3251.
 
Picosecond Isomerization in Photochromic Ruthenium-Dimethyl Sulfoxide Complexes
Rachford, A. A. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 14319-14324.
 
Phototriggerd S → O Isomerization of a Ruthenium-Bound Chelating Sulfoxide
Butcher, D. P., Jr.; Rachford, A. A.; Petersen, J. L.; Rack, J. J. Inorg. Chem., 2006, 45, 9178-9180.
 
Efficient Energy Conversion in Photochromic Ruthenium DMSO Complexes
Rachford, A. A.; Petersen, J. L.; Rack, J. J. Inorg. Chem., 2006, 45, 5953-5960.
 
Subnanosecond Isomerization in an Osmium-Dimethyl Sulfoxide Complex
Mockus, N. V.; Petersen, J. L.; Rack, J. J. Inorg. Chem., 2006, 45, 8-10.
 
Designing Molecular Bistability in Ruthenium Dimethyl Sulfoxide Complexes
Rachford, A. A.; Petersen, J. L.; Rack, J. J. Inorg. Chem., 2005, 44, 8065-8075.
 
Turning Off Phototriggered Linkage Isomerizations in Ruthenium Dimethyl Sulfoxide Complexes
Rack, J. J.; Rachford, A. A.; Shelker, A. M. Inorg. Chem., 2003, 42, 7357-7359.
 
Room-Temperature Photochromism in cis- and trans-[Ru(bpy)2(dmso)2]2+
Rack, J. J.; Mockus, N. V. Inorg. Chem., 2003, 42, 5792-5794.