Solid-State NMR Group

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Selected Publications

C.H. Lemke, R.Y. Dong, C.A. Michal and W.Y. Hamad, New insights into nano-crystalline cellulose structure and morphology based on solid-state NMR. Cellulose, 19, 1619-29 (2012).

A.L. Michan, G.T.M Nguyen, O.Fichet, F. Vidal, C. Vancaeyzeele and C.A. Michal. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Characterization of a Polymerized Ionic Liquid Electrolyte Material. Proceedings of the 2012 MRS Spring Meeting, MRS Proceedings 1440.

C.A. Michal, P.A. Janssen, S. Vedam, E.K. Hutton, A. de Jonge. Planned Home vs Hospital Birth: A Meta-Analysis Gone Wrong. Medscape Ob/Gyn & Women's Health, Published online April 1, 2011

P.T. Eles and C.A. Michal, Two-Photon Excitation in Nuclear Magnetic and Quadrupole Resonance. Progress in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, 56 232-246 (2010).

C.A. Michal, Defeating Radiation Damping and Magnetic Field Inhomogeneity with Spatially Encoded Noise. ChemPhysChem, 11, 3447-3455 (2010).

C.A. Michal, A low-cost earth's field NMR spectrometer. Measurement Science and Technology, 21,105902 (2010).

J.K.H. Hui, C.H. Tso, C.A. Michal, and M.J. MacLachlan, Spontaneous Hierarchical Assembly of Crown Ether-like Macrocycles into Nanofibers and Microfibers Induced by Alkali-Metal and Ammonium Salts. Chem A Eur. J. 16 2453-2460 (2010).

M.H.C. Lam, M.A. Homenuke, C.A. Michal, and C.L. Hansen, Sub-nanoliter nuclear magnetic resonance coils fabricated with multilayer soft lithography. J. Micromech. and Microeng. 19, 095001 (2009).

X. Li, P.T. Eles and C.A. Michal, Water Mobility in Wet and Dry Spider Dragline Silk. Biomacromolecules, 10, 1270-1275 (2009).

C.A. Michal, Structure of silk using solid-state NMR. The Encyclopedia of Magnetic Resonance. 2007.

C.A. Michal, S.P. Hastings, L.H. Lee,Two-photon Lee-Goldburgnuclear magnetic resonance: Simultaneous homonuclear decoupling and signal acquisition. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 128, 052301 (2008).

C.A. Michal, Magnetic field homogeneity: A new approach to orthogonalizing and optimizing shim gradients. Journal of Magnetic Resonance, 185, 110-117 (2007).

C.H. Tso, J.D. Madden, and C.A. Michal, An NMR study of PF6- ions in polypyrrole, Synthetic Metals, 157, 460-466 (2007).

L. Goehring and C.A. Michal, Nuclear spin polarization transfer across an organic-semiconductor interface. Journal of Chemical Physics, 119, 10325-10329 (2003).

P.T. Eles and C.A. Michal, Two-photon excitation in nuclear quadrupole resonance, Chemical Physics Letters, 376, 268-273 (2003).

C. A. Michal, Nuclear magnetic resonance noise spectroscopy using two-photon excitation, Journal of Chemical Physics, 118, 3451-3454 (2003).

C. A. Michal and K. Broughton and E. Hansen, A high performance digital receiver for home-built NMR spectrometers, Review of Scientific Instruments 73, 453-458 (2002).

C. A. Michal and R. Tycko, Stray-Field NMR Imaging and Wavelength Dependence of Optically Pumped Nuclear Spin Polarization in InP, Physical Review B, 60, 8672-8679 (1999).

C. A. Michal and R. Tycko, Nuclear Spin Polarization Transfer with a Single Radio-Frequency Field in Optically Pumped Indium Phosphide, Physical Review Letters, 81, 3988-3991 (1998).

C. A. Michal and L. W. Jelinski, Rotational-Echo Double-Resonance in Complex Biopolymers: a Study of Nephila clavipes dragline silk, Journal of Biomolecular NMR, 12, 231-241 (1998).

C. A. Michal and L. W. Jelinski, REDOR 3D: Heteronuclear Distance Measurements in Uniformly Labeled and Natural Abundance Solids, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 38, 9059-9060 (1997).

A. H. Simmons, C. A. Michal and L. W. Jelinski, Molecular Orientation and Two-Component Nature of the Crystalline Fraction of Spider Dragline Silk, Science, 271, 84-87 (1996).