The University of Newcastle, Australia

2007

95. *K. Ariga, A. Vinu,* M. Miyahara, J.P. Hill, and T. Mori, One-Pot Separation of Tea Components through Selective Adsorption on Pore-Engineered Nanocarbon, Carbon Nanocage, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 11022-11023. (IF = 9.907)

94. K. Ariga, A. Vinu, J.P. Hill, and T. Mori, Coordination Chemistry and Supramolecular Chemistry in Mesoporous Nanospace, Coord. Chem. Rev., 2007, 251, 2562-2591. (IF = 12.110)

93. A. Vinu*, P. Srinivasu, D.P. Sawant, T. Mori, K. Ariga, J.-S. Chang, S.-H. Jhung, Y.K. Hwang, and V.V. Balasubramanian, Three dimensional cage type mesoporous CN-Based Hybrid Material with Very High Surface area and Pore Volume, Chem. Mater., 2007, 19, 4367-4372. (IF = 7.286)

92. A. Bordoloi, A. Vinu,* and S. B. Halligudi*, One-Step Synthesis of SBA-15 Containing under Tungsten Oxide Nanoclustures: A Chemoselective Catalyst for Oxidation of Sulfides to Sulfoxides at Ambient Conditions, Chem. Commun. 2007, 45, 4806-4808. (IF = 6.169)

91. A. Bordoloi, A. Vinu, and S.B. Halligudi, Oxyfunctionalisation of Adamantane Using Inorganic - Organic Hybrid Materials Based on Isopoly and Heteropoly Anions: Kinetics And Mechanistic Study, Appl. Catal. A; General, 2007, 333,143-152. (IF = 3.903)

90. J. Wang, A. Vinu, and M.O. Coppens, Synthesis and Structure of Silicalite-1/SBA-15 Composites Prepared by Carbon Templating and Crystallization, J. Mater. Chem. 2007, 17, 4265-4273. (Selected as the cover image of the issue: Highlight). (IF = 5.968)

89. D.P. Sawant, A. Vinu, F. Lefebvre, and S.B. Halligudi, Tungstophosphoric Acid Supported over Zirconia in Mesoporous Channels of MCM-41 As Catalyst In Veratrole Acetylation, J. Mol. Catal. A Chemical, 2007, 262, 98-108. (IF = 2.947)

88. A. Vinu*, K.Z. Hossain, P. Srinivasu, M. Miyahara, S. Anandan, N. Gokulakrishnan, T. Mori, K. Ariga, and V.V. Balasubramanian‚ Carboxy-Mesoporous Carbon and Its Excellent Adsorption Capability for Proteins, J. Mater. Chem., 2007, 17, 1819-1825. (IF = 5.968)

87. A. Vinu*, P. Srinivasu, T. Mori. T. Sasaki, A. Asthana, K. Ariga, and S. Hishita, Novel Highly Ordered Nitrogen-doped Mesoporous Carbon from SBA-15/Polyaniline Nanocomposite, Chem. Lett. 2007, 36, 770-771. (IF = 1.587)

86. P. Srinivasu, A. Vinu*, N. Gokulakrishnan, S. Anandan, A. Asthana, T. Mori, and K. Ariga, Novel Microporous Carbon Material with Flower like Structure Templated by MCM-22, J. Nanosci. Nanotech., 2007, 7, 2913-2916. (IF = 1.563)

85. A. Vinu*, S. Anandan, N. Gokulakrishnan, P. Srinivasu, T. Mori, and K. Ariga, Mesoporous Nitrides Through Nano-Hard Templating Techniques, Solid State Phenomena, 2007, 119, 291-294.

84. S. Anandan, A. Vinu*, T. Mori, N. Gokulakrishnan, P. Srinivasu, V. Murugesan, and K. Ariga, Photocatalytic Degradation of 2,4,6-Trichlorophenol Using Lanthanum Doped ZnO in Aqueous Suspension, Catal. Commun., 2007, 8, 1377-1382. (IF = 2.986)

83. M. Miyahara, A. Vinu*, and K. Ariga, Adsorption Myoglobin over Mesoporous Silica Molecular Sieves: Pore Size Effect and Pore-Filling Model, Mater. Sci. Eng. C: Biomimetic and Supramolecular Systems, 2007, 27, 232-236.

82. A. Vinu*, M. Miyahara, K.Z. Hossain, M. Takahashi, V.V. Balasubramanian, T. Mori, and K. Ariga, Lysozyme Adsorption onto Mesoporous Materials: Effect of Pore Geometry and Stability of Adsorbents, J. Nanosci. Nanotech., 2007, 7, 828-832. (IF = 1.563)

81. S. Anandan, A. Vinu*, K.L.P. Sheeja Lovely, N. Gokulakrishnan, P. Srinivasu, T. Mori, V. Murugesan, V. Sivamurugan, and K. Ariga, Photocatalytic Activity of La-Doped Zno in the Degradation of Monocrotophos in Aqueous Suspension, J. Mol. Catal. A: Chemical, 2007, 266, 149-157. (IF = 2.947)

80. A. Vinu*, T. Krithiga, N. Gokulakrishnan, P. Srinivasu, S. Anandan, K. Ariga, T. Mori, V. Murugesan, and V.V. Balasubramanian, Halogen Free Acylation of Toluene over Fesba-1 Molecular Sieves, Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2007, 100, 87-94. (IF = 3.285)

79. A. Vinu*, P. Srinivasu, M. Takahashi, T. Mori, V.V. Balasubramanian, and K. Ariga, Controlling the Textural Parameters of Mesoporous Carbon Materials, Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2007, 100, 20-26. (IF = 3.285; One of the 25 hottest articles published in this journal during April to June 2007)

78. O.D. Jayakumar, I.K. Gopalakrishnan, R.M. Kadam, A. Vinu, A. Asthana, and A.K. Tyagi, Magnetization and Structural Studies of Mn Doped ZnO Nanoparticles: Prepared by Reverse Micelle Method, J. Crystal Growth, 2007, 300, 358-363. (IF = 1.726)

77. R. Brzozowski, A. Vinu, and T. Mori, Alkylation of Naphthalene using Propylene over Mesoporous AlMCM-48 Catalysts, Catal. Commun., 2007, 8, 1681-1683. (IF = 2.986)

76. D.P. Sawant, A. Vinu, S.P. Mirajkar, F. Lefebvre, S. Anandan, K. Ariga, T. Mori, C. Nishimura, and S.B. Halligudi, Silicotungstic Acid/Zirconia Immobilized on SBA-15 for Esterifications, J. Mol. Catal. A:Chemical., 2007, 271, 46-56. (IF = 2.947)

75. M. Takahashi, T. Mori, F. Ye, A. Vinu, H. Kobayashi, and J. Drennan, Design of High Quality Pt-CeO2 Composite Anodes Supported by Carbon Black for Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Application, J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 2007, 90, 1291-1294. (IF = 2.272)

74. M. Murakami, T. Shimizu, M. Tansho, A. Vinu, K. Ariga, T. Mori, and K. Takegoshi, Two-dimensional 11B-11B Exchange NMR Study in Mesoporous Boron Carbon Nitride at 21.8 T, Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance  2007, 31, 193-196. (IF = 1.712)

73. A. Vinu *, T. Mori, S. Hishita, S. Anandan, V.V. Balasubramanian, and K. Ariga, One and Three Dimensional Mesoporous Carbon Nitride Molecular Sieves with Tunable Pore Diameters, Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal. 2007, 65, 905-908.

72. A. Vinu*, K.Z. Hossain, S. Hishita, T. Mori, N. Gokulakrishnan, V.V. Balasubramanian, and K. Ariga, Synthesis of Well-Ordered Carboxyl Group Functionalized Mesoporous Carbon Using Non-Toxic Oxidant, (NH4)2S2O8, Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal.  2007, 165, 909-912.

71. D.P. Sawant, A. Vinu*, J. Justus, P. Srinivasu, and S.B. Halligudi, Catalytic Performances of Silicotungstic Acid/Zirconia Supported SBA-15 in an Esterification of Benzyl Alcohol with Acetic Acid, J. Mol. Catal. A: Chemical, 2007, 276, 150-157. (IF = 2.947)

70. P. Srinivasu, V.V. Balasubramanian, L. Kumaresan, D.P. Sawant, X.Jin, S. Alam, K. Ariga, T. Mori, and A. Vinu,* Carboxyl Group Functionalization of Mesoporous Carbon Nanocage through Reaction with Ammonium Persulfate, J. Nanosci. Nanotech., 2007, 7, 3250-3256. (IF = 1.563)

69. V. Sivamurugan, A. Vinu, V. Suresh, M. Palanichamy, and V. Murugesan, BIFC and QFC Promoted Rapid and Cleaner Aromatization of 1,4-Dihydropyridines Under Solvent-Free Condition,  J. Heterocyclic Chemistry, 2007, 44, 973-977. (IF = 1.220)

68. N. Gokulakrishnan, A. Vinu*, T. Mori, and K. Ariga, Adsorption of Protein on Three dimensional Large Pore Cage Type Mesoporous Material, Trans. Mater. Res. Soc. Jpn., 2007, 32, 995-997.

67. P. Srinivasu, A. Vinu*, T. Mori, and K. Ariga, Synthesis and Characterization of Microporous Carbon Material with High Surface Area, Trans. Mater. Res. Soc. Jpn., 2007, 32, 999-1001.

66. A. Vinu*, T. Mori, and K. Ariga, Preparation and Characterization of Carbon Nitride Nanocage,  Trans. Mater. Res. Soc. Jpn., 2007, 32, 991-994.

65. S. Anandan, A. Vinu*, T. Mori, and K. Ariga, Synthesis of Nitrogen-Doped Mesoporous Carbon using Templating Technique, Trans. Mater. Res. Soc. Jpn., 2007, 32, 1003-1005.

64. O.D. Jayakumar, I.K. Gopalakrishnan, R.M. Kadam, A. Vinu, A. Asthana, K.V. Rao, and A.K. Tyagi, Surfactant Induced Enhanced Room Temperature Ferromagnetism in Zn0.96mn0.03Li0.01O, Nanoparticles: Prepared By Solid State Pyrolitic Reaction, J. Crys. Growth. 2007, 307, 315-320. (IF = 1.726)

63. R. Brzozowski, and A. Vinu, Naphthalene Alkylation in the Presence of SBA-1 Mesoporous Catalysts, Biuletyn ITN, 2007, 9 (3), 171-173.