Publications

23) Chen, L.; Dulaney, H. A.; Farmer, S.; Zhang, Y.; Fronczek, F. R.; Jurss, J. W. First-row Metal Complexes of a Constrained Tetradentate Polyaromatic Ligand: Synthesis, Structure, and Properties. Manuscript in preparation.

22) Huckaba, A. J.; Shirley, H.; Lamb, R.; Guertin, S.; Autry, S.; Cheema, H.; Talukdar, K.; Jones, T.; Jurss, J. W.; Dass, A.; Hammer, N. I.; Schmehl, R. H.; Webster, C. E.; Delcamp, J. H. An Air-stable Mononuclear Tungsten Photocatalyst for H2 Production. Manuscript in preparation.

21) Yang, W.; Sinha Roy, S.; Pitts, W.; Nelson, R.; Fronczek, F. R.; Jurss, J. W. Electrocatalytic CO2 Reduction with cis and trans Conformers of a Rigid Dinuclear Rhenium Complex: Comparing the Isolated Monometallic and Cooperative Bimetallic Pathyways. Manuscript in preparation.


20) Chen, L.; Khadivi, A.; Singh, M.; Jurss, J. W. Synthesis of a Pentadentate, Polypyrazine Ligand and its Application in Cobalt-Catalyzed Hydrogen Production. Inorg. Chem. Front. 2017, DOI: 10.1039/C7QI00362E.


19) Liyanage, N. P.; Dulaney, H. A.; Huckaba, A. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Delcamp, J. H. Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 to CO With Re-Pyridyl-NHCs: Proton Source Influence on Rates and Product Selectivities. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55, 6085-6094.


18) Wilson, J.; Williams, J. S. D.; Petkovsek, C.; Reves, P.; Jurss, J. W.; Hammer, N. I.; Tschumper, G.; Watkins, D. L. Synergistic Effects of Halogen Bond and π-π Interactions in Thiophene-based Building Blocks. RSC Adv. 2015, 5, 82544-82548.

Prior to Ole Miss

17) Jurss, J. W.; Khnayzer, R. S.; Panetier, J. A.; El Roz, K. A.; Nichols, E. M.; Head-Gordon, M.; Long, J. R.; Castellano, F. N.; Chang, C. J. Bioinspired Design of Redox-Active Ligands for Multielectron Catalysis: Effects of Positioning Pyrazine Reservoirs on Cobalt for Electro- and Photocatalytic Generation of Hydrogen from Water. Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 4954-4972.


16) Khnayzer, R. S.; Thoi, V. S.; Nippe, M.; King, A. E.; Jurss, J. W.; El Roz, K. A.; Long, J. R.; Chang, C. J.; Castellano, F. N. Towards a Comprehensive Understanding of Visible-Light Photogeneration of Hydrogen from Water Using Cobalt(II) Polypyridyl Catalysts. Energy Environ. Sci. 2014, 7(4), 1477–1488.


15) Moonshiram, D.; Jurss, J. W.; Concepcion, J. J.; Zakharova, T.; Alperovich, I.; Meyer, T. J.; Pushkar, Y. Structure and Electronic Configurations of the Intermediates of Water Oxidation in Blue Ruthenium Dimer Catalysis. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134(10), 4625–4636.


14) Jurss, J. W.; Concepcion, J. J.; Butler, J. M.; Omberg, K. M.; Baraldo, L. M.; Thompson, D. G.; Lebeau, E. L.; Hornstein, B.; Schoonover, J. R.; Jude, H.; Thompson, J. D.; Dattelbaum, D. M.; Rocha, R. C.; Templeton, J. L.; Meyer, T. J. Electronic Structure of the Water Oxidation Catalyst, cis,cis-[(bpy)2(H2O)RuIIIO-RuIII(OH2)(bpy)2](ClO4)4. The Blue Dimer. Inorg. Chem. 2012, 51(3), 1345–1358.


13) Chen, Z.; Vannucci, A. K.; Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Meyer, T. J. Proton Coupled Electron Transfer At Modified Electrodes By Multiple Pathways. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 2011, 108(52), E1461–E1469.


12) Alperovich, I.; Smolentsev, G.; Moonshiram, D.; Jurss, J. W.; Concepcion, J. J.; Meyer, T. J.; Soldatov, A.; Pushkar, Y. Understanding the Electronic Structure of 4d Metal Complexes: From Molecular Spinors to L-Edge Spectra of a di-Ru Catalyst. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133(39), 15786–15794.


11) Song, W.; Brennaman, M. K.; Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Hoertz, P. G.; Luo, H.; Chen, C.; Hanson, K. G.; Meyer, T. J. Interfacial Electron Transfer Dynamics for [Ru(bpy)2((4,4’-PO3H2)2bpy)]2+ Sensitized TiO2 in a Dye Sensitized Photoelectrosynthesis Cell. Factors Influencing Efficiency and Dynamics. J. Phys. Chem. C 2011, 115(14), 7081–7091.


10) Brennaman, M. K.; Patrocinio, A. O. T.; Song, W.; Jurss, J. W.; Concepcion, J. J.; Hoertz, P. G.; Traub, M. C.; Iha, N. Y. M.; Meyer, T. J. Interfacial Electron Transfer Dynamics Following Laser Flash Photolysis of [Ru(bpy)2((4,4’-PO3H2)2bpy)]2+ in TiO2 Nanoparticle Films in Aqueous Environments. ChemSusChem 2011, 4(2), 216–227.


9) Gagliardi, C. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Thorp, H. H.; Meyer, T. J. Surface Activation of Electrocatalysis at Oxide Electrodes. Concerted Electron-Proton Transfer. Inorg. Chem. 2011, 50(6), 2076–2078.


8) Jurss, J. W.; Concepcion, J. J.; Norris, M. R.; Templeton, J. L.; Meyer, T. J. Surface Catalysis of Water Oxidation by the Blue Ruthenium Dimer. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49(9), 3980–3982.


7) Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Norris, M. R.; Chen, Z.; Templeton, J. L.; Meyer, T. J. Catalytic Water Oxidation by Single-Site Ruthenium Catalysts. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49(4), 1277–1279.


6) Chen, Z.; Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Meyer, T. J. Single–Site, Catalytic Water Oxidation on Oxide Surfaces. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131(43), 15580–15581.


5) Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Hoertz, P. G.; Meyer, T. J. Catalytic and Surface–Electrocatalytic Water Oxidation by Redox Mediator–Catalyst Assemblies. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2009, 48(50), 9473–9476.


4) Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Brennaman, M. K.; Hoertz, P. G.; Patrocinio, A. O. T.; Iha, N. Y. M.; Templeton, J. L.; Meyer, T. J. Making Oxygen with Ruthenium Complexes. Acc. Chem. Res. 2009, 42(12), 1954–1965.


3) Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Templeton, J. L.; Meyer, T. J. One Site is Enough. Catalytic Water Oxidation by [Ru(tpy)(bpm)(OH2)]2+ and [Ru(tpy)(bpz)(OH2)]2+. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130(49), 16462–16463.


2) Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Templeton, J. L.; Meyer, T. J. Mediator-assisted water oxidation by the ruthenium ‘‘blue dimer’’ cis,cis-[(bpy)2(H2O)RuORu(OH2)(bpy)2]4+. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 2008, 105(46), 17632–17635.


1) Liu, F.; Concepcion, J. J.; Jurss, J. W.; Cardolaccia, T.; Templeton, J. L.; Meyer, T. J. Mechanisms of Water Oxidation from the Blue Dimer to Photosystem II. Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47(6), 1727–1752.