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Online CV of

J. Anibal Boscoboinik

Associate Materials Scientist
Center for Functional Nanomaterials
Brookhaven National Laboratory

Adjunct Professor
Materials Science & Engineering Department
Stony Brook University

Contact Information

Brookhaven National Laboratory
Center for Functional Nanomaterials
Building 735, Upton 11973, NY, USA.
jboscoboinik (at) bnl.gov
Office: +1 631 344 7272
BNL Website




Education

(date format: mm.dd.yyyy)
09.01.2005 - 11.23.2010 PhD in Chemistry. University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. Milwaukee, United States.
03.01.2000 - 06.17.2005 Licenciado en Química. Universidad Nacional de San Luis. San Luis, Argentina.
03.01.2000 - 07.10.2003 Analista Químico. Universidad Nacional de San Luis. San Luis, Argentina.

Employment

10.01.2015 - ... Associate Materials Scientist. Center for Functional Nanomaterials. Brookhaven National Laboratory. Upton, NY, United States.
10.07.2013 - 09.30.2015 Assistant Materials Scientist. Center for Functional Nanomaterials. Brookhaven National Laboratory. Upton, NY, United States.
01.24.2011 - 09.30.2013 Post-Doc. at Fritz-Haber Institute of the Max-Planck Society. Berlin, Germany.
11.01.2009 - ... Administrator of the Surface Science Network. link
08.15.2005 - 01.15.2011 Graduate Assistant (Research and Teaching). University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. United States.
02.01.2005 - 07.31.2005 Quality and Development analyst. Kimberly Clark Corp. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
08.01.2004 - 03.01.2005 Teaching Assistant (Physical Chemistry). Universidad Nacional de San Luis. San Luis, Argentina.
10.01.2003 - 09.01.2004 Teaching Assistant (Inorganic Chemistry). Universidad Nacional de San Luis. San Luis, Argentina.

Awards and Fellowships

08.11.2012 - A.T. Kearney Fellowship for the Falling Walls Conference. Talk Presented at Falling Walls Lab: “Breaking the Wall of The thinnest clay”. link
07.28.2012 - Best postdoc poster award at Gordon conference in Catalysis 2012: “Model System for Zeolites”.
03.14.2011 - Humboldt Fellowship for Post-Doctoral Researchers for project: “Synthesis and nano-scale characterization of ordered thin film zeolites by surface science techniques”.
04.09.2010 - PASI Fellowship for San Luis V Symposium on Surfaces, Interfaces and Catalysis and Summer School. São Pedro, Brazil. “Imaging of small organic molecules on Pd(111) and Au(111) surfaces”
04.14.2007 - PASI Fellowship for San Luis IV Symposium on Surfaces, Interfaces and Catalysis and Summer School. Cuernavaca, Mexico. “Monte Carlo Simulations of Bimetallic Alloys”.
08.18.2006 - Best poster award at LSS Meeting. Milwaukee 2006: “Monte Carlo Simulation of Au/Pd(111)surface alloy”.
07.02.2004 - Fellowship to carry out Licentiate thesis project: “Cinética de Adsorción-Desorción de la Mezcla Binaria/Adsorption–desorption kinetics of a binary mixture”. Universidad Nacional de San Luis.

Publications

2017

48. Immobilization of single argon atoms in nano-cages of two-dimensional zeolite model systems.
J.-Q. Zhong, M. Wang, N. Akter, J.D. Kestell, A.M. Boscoboinik, T. Kim, D. J. Stacchiola, D. Lu, J.A. Boscoboinik
Nat. Commun. 2017, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms16118. link

47. ZnO(101-0) Surface Hydroxylation Under Ambient Water Vapor.
J.T. Newberg, C. Goodwin, C. Arble, Y. Khalifa, J.A. Boscoboinik, Sana Rani
J. Phys. Chem. B, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b03335 link

46. Studying Two-Dimensional Zeolites with the Tools of Surface Science: MFI Nanosheets on Au(111).
J.D. Kestell, J.-Q. Zhong, M. Shete, I. Waluyo, J.T. Sadowski, D. J. Stacchiola, M. Tsapatsis, J.A. Boscoboinik
Catal. Today, 2017, DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2016.07.015 link

45. Energy Level Shifts at the Silica/Ru(0001) Heterojunction Driven by Surface and Interface Dipoles.
M. Wang, J.-Q. Zhong, J. Kestell, I. Waluyo, D.J. Stacchiola, J.A. Boscoboinik, D. Lu.
Top. Catal., 2017, DOI: 10.1007/s11244-016-0704-x link

44. Nitrogen-doped graphene catalysts: High energy wet ball milling synthesis and characterizations of functional groups and particle size variation with time and speed.
S. Zhuang, B.B. Nunna, J.A. Boscoboinik, E.S. Lee
Int. J. Energy Res., 2017, DOI: 10.1002/er.3821 link

43. Effects of Residual Solvent Molecules Facilitating the Infiltration Synthesis of ZnO in a Nonreactive Polymer.
X. Ye, J. Kestell, K. Kisslinger, M. Liu, R.B. Grubbs, J.A. Boscoboinik, C.-Y. Nam
Chem. Mater., 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b01222 link

2016

42. A Comparative Study of Oxidation of NiAl(100) by Molecular Oxygen and Water Vapor Using Ambient-Pressure X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy.
Q. Liu, H. Qin, J.A. Boscoboinik, G. Zhou
Langmuir, 2016, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b02752 link

41. Oxidation and Reduction Under Cover: Chemistry at the Confined Space Between Ultra-Thin Nanoporous Silicates and Ru(0001).
J.-Q. Zhong, J. Kestell, I. Waluyo, S.B. Wilkins, C. Mazzoli, A. Barbour, K. Kaznatcheev, M. Shete, M. Tsapatsis, J.A. Boscoboinik
J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b02851 link

40. Adsorption and Oligomerization of 1,3-Phenylene Diisocyanide on Au(111).
J. Kestell, J.D. Walker, Y. Bai, J.A. Boscoboinik, M. Garvey, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b01613 link

39. Oxidation of the Ru(0001) surface covered by weakly bound, ultrathin silicate films.
E. Emmez, J.A. Boscoboinik, S. Tenney, P. Sutter, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
Surf. Sci. 2016, 646, 19-25. DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2015.06.019 link

2015

38. Directed Nano-scale Self-Assembly of Molecular Wires Interconnecting Nodal Points using Monte Carlo Simulations.
A.M. Boscoboinik, S.J. Manzi, W.T. Tysoe, V.D. Pereyra, J.A. Boscoboinik
Chem. Mater. 2015, DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02413 link

37. Low pressure CO2 hydrogenation to methanol over gold nanoparticles activated on a CeOx/TiO2 interface.
X. Yang, S. Kattel, S.D. Senanayake, J.A. Boscoboinik, X. Nie, J. Graciani, J.A. Rodriguez, P. Liu, D.J. Stacchiola, J.G. Chen
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b06150 link

36. Structural Changes in Self-Catalyzed Adsorption of Carbon Monoxide on 1,4-Phenylene Diisocyanide-Modified Au(111).
J. Kestell, J.A. Boscoboinik, L. Cheng, M. Garvey, D.W. Bennett, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b04783 link

35. Observation of Surface-bound Negatively Charged Hydride and Hydroxide on GaP(110) in H2O Environments.
C.X. Kronawitter, M. Lessio, P. Zhao, C. Riplinger, J.A. Boscoboinik, D.E. Starr, P. Sutter, E.A. Carter, B.E. Koel
J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b05361 link

34. Ultrathin Ti-Silicate Film on a Ru(0001) Surface.
F.D. Fischer, J. Sauer, X. Yu, J.A. Boscoboinik, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b04291 link

33. Stabilization of Ultrathin Zinc Oxide Films on Metals: Reconstruction versus Hydroxylation.
B.-H. Liu, J.A. Boscoboinik, Y. Cui, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119, 7842-7847. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b01503 link

32. Formation of Induced-Fit Chiral Templates by Amino Acid Functionalized Pd(111) Surfaces.
M. Mahapatra, L. Burkholder, S. Devarajan, J.A. Boscoboinik, M.T. Garvey, Y. Bai, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2015 DOI: 10.1021/jp5110483 link

31. Adsorbate-Driven Morphological Changes on Cu(111) Nano-Pits.
K. Mudiyanselage, F. Xu, F.M. Hoffmann, J. Hrbek, I. Waluyo, J.A. Boscoboinik, D. Stacchiola.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, 2015, DOI: 10.1039/C4CP05088F. link

2014

30. Exploring Zeolite Chemistry with the Tools of Surface Science: Challenges, Opportunities, and Limitations.
J.A. Boscoboinik, S.K. Shaikhutdinov
Catal. Lett. 2014 DOI: 10.1007/s10562-014-1369-3 link

model zeolite

29. Determination of Adsorbate Structures from 1,4-Phenylene Diisocyanide on Gold.
J. Kestell, R. Abuflaha, J.A. Boscoboinik, M. Garvey, D.W. Bennett, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2014, 5, 3577–3581. DOI: 10.1021/jz501761u. link

28. Ultrathin Silica Films: The Atomic Structure of Two-Dimensional Crystals and Glasses.
C. Büchner, L. Lichtenstein, X. Yu, J.A. Boscoboinik, B. Yang, W.E. Kaden, M. Heyde, S.K. Shaikhutdinov, R. Wlodarczyk, M. Sierka, J., H.-J. Freund
Chem. Eur. J. 2014 DOI: 10.1002/chem.201402452 link pdf

27. Molybdenum Carbide as Alternative Catalysts to Precious Metals for Highly Selective Reduction of CO2 to CO.
M.D. Porosoff, X. Yang, J.A. Boscoboinik and J.G. Chen
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201404109 link

26. The Formation of Chiral Self-Assembled Structures of Amino Acids on Transition-Metal Surfaces: Alanine on Pd(111).
M. Mahapatra, L. Burkholder, Y. Bai, M.T. Garvey, J.A. Boscoboinik, C.J. Hirschmugl, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C. 2014, DOI: 10.1021/jp412651j. link

25. Preparation of an ordered ultra-thin aluminosilicate framework composed of hexagonal prisms forming a percolated network.
J.A. Boscoboinik, X. Yu, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
Micropor. Mesopor. Mater. 2014 189, 91-96 link

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2013

24. Atomic Structure of an Ultrathin Fe-Silicate Film Grown on a Metal: A Monolayer of Clay?.
R. Wlodarczyk, J. Sauer, X. Yu, J.A. Boscoboinik, B. Yang, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, DOI: 10.1021/ja408772p. link

23. Patterned Defect Structures Predicted for Graphene Are Observed on Single-Layer Silica Films.
B. Yang, J.A. Boscoboinik, X. Yu, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
Nano Lett. 2013, DOI: 10.1021/nl402264k link

22. Interaction of Probe Molecules with Bridging Hydroxyls of Two-Dimensional Zeolites: A Surface Science Approach.
J.A. Boscoboinik, X. Yu, E. Emmez, B. Yang, S. Shaikhutdinov, F. Fischer, J. Sauer, H.-J. Freund
J. Phys. Chem. C 2013, 117, 13547–13556. DOI: 10.1021/jp405533s link

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21. Hydroxylation of Metal Supported Sheet-Like Silica Films.
B. Yang, E. Emmez, B. Kaden, X. Yu, J.A. Boscoboinik, M. Sterrer, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
J. Phys. Chem. C 2013 117, 8336–8344. DOI: 10.1021/jp401935u link

20. Identifying Molecular Species on Surfaces by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy: Methyl Pyruvate on Pd(111).
M. Garvey, Y. Bai, J.A. Boscoboinik, L. Burkholder, T. Sorensen, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2013 117, 4505–4514. DOI: 10.1021/jp3106309 link

19. Linking Gold Nanoparticles with Conductive 1,4 –Phenylene Diisocyanide–Gold Oligomers.
J. Kestell, R. Abuflaha, J.A. Boscoboinik, Y. Bai, D.W. Bennett, W.T. Tysoe
Chem. Commun. 2013 49, 1422-1424. DOI: 10.1039/C2CC38389F link

18. Building Blocks of Zeolites on an Aluminosilicate Ultra-Thin Film.
J.A. Boscoboinik, X. Yu, B. Yang, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
Micropor. Mesopor. Mater. 2013 165, 158-162. DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2012.08.014 link

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2012

17. Thin silica films on Ru(0001): Monolayer, bilayer and threedimensional networks of [SiO4] tetrahedra.
B. Yang, W.E. Kaden, X. Yu, J.A. Boscoboinik, Y. Martynova, L. Lichtenstein, M. Heyde, M. Sterrer, R. Wlodarczyk, M. Sierka, J. Sauer, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2012 14, 11344-11351.link

16. Modelling Zeolites with Metal-Supported Two-Dimensional Aluminosilicate films.
J.A. Boscoboinik, X. Yu, B. Yang, F.D. Fischer, R. Wlodarczyk, M. Sierka, S. Shaikhutdinov, J. Sauer, H.-J. Freund
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2012 51, 24, 6005-6008. link

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16.1. Modellierung von Zeolithen durch zweidimensionale Aluminosilicatfilme auf Metallunterlagen.
J.A. Boscoboinik, X, Yu, B. Yang, F.D. Fischer, R. Wlodarczyk, M. Sierka, S. Shaikhutdinov, J. Sauer, H.-J. Freund
Angew. Chem. 2012 124, 6107-6111. link

15. Low Temperature CO Oxidation on Ruthenium Oxide Thin Films at Near-Atmospheric Pressures.
Y. Martynova, B. Yang, X. Yu, J.A. Boscoboinik, S. Shaikhutdinov and H.-J. Freund
Catal. Lett. 2012 142, 6, 657-663. link

14. Support effects on the atomic structure of ultrathin silica films on metals.
X. Yu, B. Yang, J.A. Boscoboinik, S. Shaikhutdinov, H.-J. Freund
Appl. Phys. Lett. 2012 100, 151608. link

13. Structure of the Au/Pd(100) Alloy Surface.
M. Garvey, J.A. Boscoboinik, L. Burkholder, J. Walker, C. Plaisance, M. Neurock, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2012 116 (7) 4692–4697. link

2011

12. Structure and Distribution of S -a-(1-Naphthyl)-ethylamine on Pd(111).
J.A. Boscoboinik, Y. Bai, L. Burkholder, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2011, 115, 16488-16494 link

NEA

11. Efficient transport of gold atoms with a scanning tunneling microscopy tip and a linker molecule.
J.A. Boscoboinik, R.R. Kohlmeyer, J. Chen, W.T. Tysoe
Langmuir 2011, 27, 9337-9344 link

Atom Transport

10. Creation of Low-Coordination Gold Sites on Au(111) Surface by 1,4-phenylene Diisocyanide Adsorption.
J.A. Boscoboinik, J. Kestell, M. Garvey, M. Weinert, W.T. Tysoe
Top. Catal. 2011, 54, 20-25 link

2010

9. Small Organic Molecules on Transition Metal Surfaces and Monte Carlo Simulations of Bimetallic Surface Alloys.
J.A. Boscoboinik. PhD Thesis at Univerity of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 2010. link

8. Sequential desorption of dimers from square lattices: A novel mechanism for phase transitions.
S.J. Manzi, J.A. Boscoboinik, R.E. Belardinelli, V.D. Pereyra
Physica A 2010, 389, 4116-4126 link

7. One-dimensional supramolecular surface structures: 1,4-diisocyanobenzene on Au(111) surfaces.
J.A. Boscoboinik, F.C. Calaza, Z. Habeeb, D.W. Bennett, D.J. Stacchiola, M.A. Purino, W.T. Tysoe
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2010, 12, 11624-11629 link

Mixture

6. Identification of Adsorption Ensembles on Bimetallic Alloys.
J.A. Boscoboinik, F.C. Calaza, M.T. Garvey, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 1875-1880. link

Ensembles

5. Adsorption–desorption kinetics of the monomer–dimer mixture.
J.A. Boscoboinik, S.J. Manzi, V.D. Pereyra
Physica A 2010, 389, 1317-1328 link

Mixture

2009

4. Enantioselective Chemisorption on Model Chirally Modified Surfaces: 2-Butanol on a-(1-Naphthyl)ethylamine/Pd(111)
L. Burkholder, D. Stacchiola, J.A. Boscoboinik, W.T. Tysoe
J. Phys. Chem. C 2009, 113, 13877-13885 link

2008

3. The adsorption and reaction of vinyl acetate on Au/Pd(111) alloy surfaces.
F. Calaza, Z. Li, F. Gao, J. Boscoboinik, W.T. Tysoe
Surf. Sci. 2008, 602, 3523-3530 link

2. Monte Carlo and density functional theory analysis of the distribution of gold and palladium atoms on Au/Pd(111) alloys.
J.A. Boscoboinik, C. Plaisance, M. Neurock, W.T. Tysoe
Phys. Rev. B 2008, 77, 1-6. link

2005

1. Cinética de Adsorción-Desorción de la Mezcla Binaria/Adsorption–desorption kinetics of a binary mixture
J.A. Boscoboinik, Tesis de Licenciatura en Química/Chemistry Licentiate Thesis.
Universidad Nacional de San Luis 2005. link


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