49. Kandeepan, S.; Paquette, J.A.; Gilroy, J.B.; Mittler, S.* OMCVD Gold Nanoparticles Covalently Attached to Polystyrene for Biosensing Applications.  Chem. Vap. Deposition 2015, 21, 275-280. link

48. Gobbo, P.; Romagnoli, T.; Barbon, S.M.; Price, J.T.; Keir, J.; Gilroy, J.B.*; Workentin, M.S.* Expanding the Scope of Strained Alkyne Chemistry: a Protection-Deprotection Strategy via the Formation of a Dicobalt-Hexacarbonyl Complex.  Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 6647-6650. link


47. Hesari, M.; Barbon, S.M.; Staroverov, V.N.; Ding, Z.*; Gilroy, J.B.* Efficient Electrochemiluminescence of a Readily Accessible Boron Difluoride Formazante Dye. Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 3766-3769. link


46. Paquette, J.A.; Sauv, E.R.; Gilroy, J.B.* Polymers Containing Nickel(II) Complexes of Goedken's Macrocycle: Optimized Synthesis and Electrochemical Characterization. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2015, 36, 621-626. link


45. Guterman, R.; Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Gilroy, J.B.; Gillies, E.R.; Ragogna, P.J.* Polymer Network Formation Using the Phosphane-ene Reaction: A Thiol-ene Analogue with Diverse Post-Polymerization Chemistry. Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 1412-1419. link





44. Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Berven, B.M., Ragogna, P.J.*; Gilroy, J.B.* Highly-Metallized Phosphonium Polyelectrolytes. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 10714-10717.link


43. Barbon, S.M.; Reinkeluers, P.A.; Price, J.T.; Staroverov, V.N.; Gilroy, J.B.* Structurally Tunable Formazanate Boron Difluoride Dyes. Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 11340-11344. link


42. Price, J.T.; Paquette, J.A.; Harrison, C.S.; Bauld, R.; Fanchini, G.*; Gilroy, J.B.* 6-Oxoverdazyl Radical Polymers with Tunable Electrochemical Properties. Polym. Chem. 2014, 5, 5223-5226. link


41.Barbon, S.M.; Price, J.T.; Reinkeluers, P.A.; Gilroy, J.B.* Substituent-Dependent Optical and Electronic Properties of Triarylformazanate Boron Difluoride Complexes. Inorg. Chem. 2014, 53, 10585-10593. link


40. Barbon, S.M.; Staroverov, V.N.; Boyle, P.D.; Gilroy, J.B.* Hydrogen-Bond-Supported  Dimeric Boron Complexes of Potentially Tetradentate Beta-Diketiminate Ligands. Dalton Trans. 2014, 43, 240-250. link


Western Publications

Recent Highlight:  SYNFORM 2015, 6, A77-A78. link
63. Ezugwu, S.; Paquette, J.A.; Yadav, V.; Gilroy, J.B.*; Fanchini, G.* Design Criteria for Ultrathin Single-Layer Flash Memristors from an Organic Polyradical.  Adv. Electron. Mater. 2016, 2, 1600253. link
*Highlighted by Western Faculty of Science, Western News, Western Gazette, London Free Press, Radio Canada International.
62. Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Gilroy, J.B.* Synthesis and Characterization of metal-rich phosphonium polyelectrolytes and their use as precursors to nanomaterials. Dalton. Trans. 2016, 45, 18229-18240. link
65. Barbon, S.M.; Novoa, S.; Bender, D.; Groom, H.; Luyt, L.G.*; Gilroy, J.B.* Copper-assisted azide-alkyne cycloaddition chemistry as a tool for the production of emissive boron difluoride 3-cyanoformazanates. Org. Chem. Front. 2017, 4, 178-190link
61. Maar, R.R.; Gilroy, J.B.* Aggregation-Induced Emission Enhancement in Boron Difluoride Complexes of 3-Cyanoformazanates.  J. Mater. Chem. C 2016, 4, 6478-6482. link
60. Paquette, J.A.; Gilroy, J.B.* Synthesis, Characterization, and Preceramic Properties of Pi-conjugated Polymers based on Ni(II) Complexes of Goedken's Macrocycle.  J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 201654, 3257-3266link
59. Barbon, S.M.; Gilroy, J.B.* Boron Difluoride Formazanate Copolymers with 9,9-di-n-hexylfluorene Prepared by Copper-Catalyzed Alkyne-Azide Cycloaddition Chemistry.  Polym. Chem. 2016, 7, 3589-3598. link
58. Novoa, S.; Paquette, J.A.; Barbon, S.M.; Maar, R.R.; Gilroy, J.B.* Side-chain Boron Difluoride Formazanate Polymers via Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization.  J. Mater. Chem. C 2016, 4, 3987-3994. link
*Invited contribution to 2016 Emerging Investigators Themed Issue: Novel Design Strategies for New Functional Materials.
56. Azizpoor Fard, M.; Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Boyle, P.D.; Ragogna, P.J.*; Gilroy, J.B.*; Corrigan, J.F.* Coinage Metal Coordination Chemistry of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Ferrocenylethyl-Based Phosphines.  Dalton Trans. 2016, 45, 2868-2880.link
55. Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Sauv, E.R.; Ragogna, P.J.; Gilroy, J.B.* Group 6 Metal Pentacarbonyl Complexes of Air-Stable Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Ferrocenylethylphosphines.  Dalton Trans. 2016, 45, 2859-2867. link
54. Barbon, S.M.; Gobbo, P.; Luo, W.; Price, J.T.; Biesinger, M.C.; Workentin, M.S.*; Gilroy, J.B.* An Azide-Functionalized Nitronyl Nitroxide Radical:  Synthesis, Characterization, and Staudinger-Bertozzi Ligation Reactivity.  SYNLETT 2016,26, 304-308. link
53. Maar, R.R.; Barbon, S.M.; Sharma, N.; Groom, H.; Luyt, L.G.*; Gilroy, J.B.* Evaluation of Anisole-Substituted Boron Difluoride Formazanate Complexes for Fluorescence Cell Imaging.  Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 15589-15599. link
*Selected as hot paper.
64. Colomba, A.; Biesinger, M.C.; Divigalpitiya, R.; Brandys, F.A.; Gilroy, J.B.* Dye rejection membranes prepared from oxidized graphite particles. Can. J. Chem. 2017, 95, In Presslink
*Invited contribution to special issue in honour of the career of Prof. T.K. Sham.
57. Paquette, J.A.; Ezugwu, S.; Yadav, V.; Fanchni, G.*; Gilroy, J.B.* Synthesis, Characterization, and Thin-Film Properties of 6-Oxoverdazyl Polymers Prepared by Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization.  J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polym. Chem. 201654, 1803-1813. link
52. Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Cuthbert, T.J.; Barbon, S.M.; Boyle, P.D.; Gillies, E.R.; Ragogna, P.J.; Gilroy, J.B.* Synthesis and Characterization of a Family of Air-Stable Ferrocene- and Ruthenocene-Containing Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Phosphines. Organometallics 2015, 34, 4272-4280. link
51. Barbon, S.M.; Price, J.T.; Yogarajah, U.; Gilroy, J.B.* Synthesis and Characterization of Conjugated/Cross-Conjugated Benzene-Bridged Boron Difluoride Formazanate Dimers. RSC Adv. 2015, 5, 56316-56324. link
66. Paquette, J.A.; Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Gilroy, J.B.* Metal-containing polymers bearing pendant nickel(II) complexes of Goedken's macrocycle. Polym. Chem. 2017, 8, 2164-2172link
67. Rabiee Kenaree, A.; Gilroy, J.B.* A Phosphine-Based Heterotrimetallic (M = Fe, Ru, W) Homopolymer. Organometallics 2017,36, 2483-2486link
*Invited contribution to special issue: Tailoring the Optoelectronic Properties of Organometallic Compounds with Main Group Elements.
50. Barbon, S.M.; Staroverov, V.N.; Gilroy, J.B.* Effect of Extended Pi Conjugation on the Spectroscopic and Electrochemical Properties of Boron Difluoride Formazanate Complexes.  J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 5226-5235. link
71. Barbon, S.M.; Staroverov, V.N.; Gilroy, J.B.* Structurally Diverse Boron-Nitrogen Heterocycles from an (N2O2)3- Formazanate Ligand. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 8173-8177link
68. Novoa, S.; Gilroy, J.B.* (Co)polymers Containing Boron Difluoride 3-Cyanoformazanate Complexes: Emission Enhancement via Random Copolymerization. Polym. Chem. 2017, 8, 5388-5395link