Publications

  • Nanospace engineering of KOH activated carbon, J. Romanos, M. Beckner, T. Rash, L. Firlej, B. Kuchta, P. Yu, G. Suppes, C. Wexler, and P. Pfeifer, Nanotechnology 23, 015401 (2012).
  • Numerical Analysis of Hydrogen Storage in Carbon Nanopores, C. Wexler, R. Olsen, P. Pfeifer, B. Kuctha, L. Firlej, Sz. Roszak, in Condensed Matter Theories Vol. 25, Eds. E.V. Ludeña, R.F. Bishop, & P. Iza (Nova Science Publishers, 2011).
  • Sub-Nanometer Characterization of Activated Carbon by Inelastic Neutron Scattering, R.J. Olsena, L. Firlej, B. Kuchta, H. Taub, P. Pfeifer, & C. Wexler, Carbon 49, 1663-1671 (2011).
  • Influence of Structural Heterogeneity of Nano-Porous Sorbent Walls on Hydrogen Storage, B. Kuchta, L. Firlej, Sz. Roszak, P. Pfeifer, & C. Wexler, Appl. Surf. Sci. 256, 5270–5274 (2010).
  • Numerical Estimation of Hydrogen Storage Limits in Carbon Based Nanospaces, B. Kuchta, L. Firlej, P. Pfeifer, & C. Wexler, Carbon 48, 223-231 (2010).
  • A Review of Boron Enhanced Nanoporous Carbons for Hydrogen Adsorption: Numerical Perspective, B. Kuchta, L. Firlej, Sz. Roszak, & P. Pfeifer, Adsorption 16, 413-421 (2010).
  • Structural & Energetic Factors in Designing a Nanoporous Sorbent for Hydrogen Storage, B. Kuchta, L. Firlej, R. Cepel, P. Pfeifer, & C. Wexler, Colloids Surf. A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 357, 61–66 (2010).
  • Numerical Analysis of Hydrogen Storage in Carbon Nanopores, C. Wexler, R. Olsen, P. Pfeifer, B. Kuchta, L. Firlej, Sz. Roszak, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B 24, 5152-5162 (2010).
  • Multiply Surface-Functionalized Nanoporous Carbon for Vehicular Hydrogen Storage, P. Pfeifer, C. Wexler, G. Suppes, F. Hawthorne, S. Jalisatgi, M. Lee, & D. Robertson, DOE Hydrogen Program 2010 Annual Progress Report, http://www.hydrogen.energy.gov/annual_progress10. html, p. 474-480.
  • Enhanced Hydrogen Adsorption in Boron Substituted Carbon Nanospaces; L. Firlej, Sz. Roszak, B. Kuchta, P. Pfeifer, & C. Wexler, Virt. J. Nanoscale Sci. Technol. 20, 19 (2009) [editor selection].
  • Enhanced Hydrogen Adsorption in Boron Substituted Carbon Nanospaces; L. Firlej, Sz. Roszak, B. Kuchta, P. Pfeifer, & C. Wexler, Virt. J. Nanoscale Sci. Technol. 20, 19 (2009) [editor selection].
  • Multiply Surface-Functionalized Nanoporous Carbon for Vehicular Hydrogen Storage, P. Pfeifer, C. Wexler, G. Suppes, F. Hawthorne, S. Jalisatgi, M. Lee, & D. Robertson, DOE Hydrogen Program 2009 Annual Progress Report, http://www.hydrogen.energy.gov/annual_progress09. html, p. 646-651.
  • Enhanced Hydrogen Adsorption in Boron Substituted Carbon Nanospaces, L. Firlej, Sz. Roszak, B. Kuchta, P. Pfeifer, & C. Wexler, J. Chem. Phys. 131, 164702 (2009).
  • Hydrogen Storage in Engineered Carbon Nanospaces; J. Burress, M. Kraus, M. Beckner, R. Cepel, G. Suppes, C. Wexler, & P. Pfeifer; Nanotechnology 20, 204026 (2009). Featured in http://www.physorg.com/news162195986.html
  • Boron Substituted Graphene: Energy Landscape for Hydrogen Adsorption; L. Firlej, B. Kuchta, C. Wexler, & P. Pfeifer; Adsorption 15, 312 (2009).
  • L. Firlej, B. Kuchta, M.W. Roth, and C. Wexler; “Structural and Phase Properties of Tetracosane (C24H50) Monolayers Adsorbed on Graphite: An Explicit Hydrogen Molecular Dynamics Study.” Langmuir 24, 12392-12397 (2008).
  • M.J. Connolly, M.W. Roth, P.A. Gray, and C. Wexler; “Explicit hydrogen molecular dynamics simulations of hexane deposited onto graphite at various coverages.” Langmuir24, 3228-3224 (2008).
  • O. Ciftja and C. Wexler; “Anisotropy in two-dimensional electronic quantum Hall systems at half-filled valence Landau levels.” Physica B 403, 1511-1513 (2008).
  • P. Pfeifer, J.W. Burress, M.B. Wood, C.M. Lapilli, S.A. Barker, J.S. Pobst, R.J. Cepel, C. Wexler, P.S. Shah, M.J. Gordon, G.J. Suppes, S.P. Buckley, D.J. Radke, J. Ilavsky, A.C. Dillon, P.A. Parilla, M. Benham, and M.W. Roth, “High-Surface-Area Biocarbons for Reversible On-Board Storage of Natural Gas and Hydrogen.” In: Life Cycle Analysis for New Energy Conversion and Storage Systems;, eds. V.M Fthenakis, A.C. Dillon, and N. Savage, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 1041, 1041-R02-02 (2008).
  • P. Pfeifer, L. Aston, M. Banks, S. Barker, J. Burress, S. Carter, J. Coleman, S. Crockett, C. Faulhaber, J. Flavin, M. Gordon, L. Hardcastle, Z. Kallenborn, M. Kemiki, C. Lapilli, J. Pobst, R. Schott, P. Shah, S. Spellerberg, G. Suppes, D. Taylor, A. Tekeei, C. Wexler, M. Wood, P. Buckley, T. Breier, J. Downing, S. Eastman, P. Freeze, S. Graham, S. Grinter, A. Howard, J. Martinez, D. Radke, T. Vassalli, and J. Ilavsky, “Complex Pore Spaces Create Record-Breaking Methane Storage System for Natural-Gas Vehicles”, Chaos 17, 041108 (2007).
  • G.J. Suppes,“Roles of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles in the transition to the hydrogen economy”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 31, 353-360 (2006).
  • J.L. Atwood, L.J. Barbour, and A. Jerga, “Storage of Methane and Freon by Interstitial van der Waals Confinement.” Science 296, 2367-2369 (2002). PDF Reprint
  • J.L. Atwood, L.J. Barbour, A. Jerga, and B.L. Schottel, “GuestTransport in a Nonporous Organic Solid via Dynamic van der WaalsCooperativity”, Science 298, 1000-1002 (2002).
  • J.L. Atwood, L.J. Barbour, and A. Jerga,”A New Type of Material for the Recovery of Hydrogen from Gas Mixtures”,Angewandte Chemie International Edition 43, 2948-2950 (2004).
  • J.L. Atwood, L.J. Barbour, P.K. Thallapally, and T.B. Wirsig, “A Crystalline Organic Substrate Absorbs Methane Under STP Conditions”,Chemical Communications, 2005, 51-53.
  • P.K. Thallapally, T.B. Wirsig, L.J. Barbour, and J.L. Atwood, “Crystal Engineering of Nonporous Organic Solids for Methane Sorption”, Chemical Communications, 2005, 4420-4422.
  • P.K. Thallapally, G.O. Lloyd, T.B. Wirsig, M.W. Bredenkamp, J.L. Atwood, and L.J. Barbour,”Organic Crystals Absorb Hydrogen Gas Under Mild Conditions”, Chemical Communications, 2005, 5272-5274.
  • F. Ehrburger-Dolle, T. Rieker, M.T. González,, M.Molina-Sabio, F. Rodríguez-Reinoso, P. Pfeifer, and P.W. Schmidt,”Oxidation Processes and Fractal Properties of Activated Carbons”, In: Fractals and Chaos in Chemical Engineering,eds. M. Giona and G. Biardi (World Scientific, Singapore, 1997), p.27-38.
  • P. Pfeifer, F. Ehrburger-Dolle, T.P. Rieker, M.T.González, W.P. Hoffman, M. Molina-Sabio, F.Rodríguez-Reinoso, P.W. Schmidt, and D.J. Voss, “Nearly Space-Filling Fractal Networks of Carbon Nanopores.” Physical Review Letters 88, 115502-(1-4)(2002).
  • M.-O. Coppens, S. Gheorghiu, and P. Pfeifer, “Optimal Design of Hierarchically Structured Nanoporous Catalysts”, In: Nanoporous Materials IV, eds. M. Jaroniec and A. Sayari, Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis 156, 371-378 (2005).
  • P. Pfeifer,”ALL-CRAFT Storage Technologies for Methane Extracted from Landfills” ,In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Missouri Waste Management Conference, ed. S. Sabanske (Missouri Waste Control Coalition, Kansas City, 2005), p.25. Electronic publication: http://www.mowastecoalition.org/conference2005.html
  • M. Wood, J. Burress, R. Schott, D. Taylor, and P. Pfeifer,”Structure and Applications of Nanoporous Carbon”, Bulletin of the American Physical Society 51, A18.00009 (2006).
  • C. Lapilli, P. Pfeifer, and C. Wexler,”Universality Away from Critical Points: Collapse of Observables in a Thermostatistical Model”, Bulletin of the American Physical Society 51, Z33.00015 (2006).
  • C.M. Lapilli, P. Pfeifer, and C. Wexler, “Universality Away from Critical Points in Two-Dimensional Phase Transitions”, Physical Review Letters 96, 140603-(1-4)(2006).
  • C. Wexler, C.M. Lapilli, and P. Pfeifer, “An Extended Concept of Universality in a Statistical Mechanics Model.” Int. J. Mod. Phys. B 20, 5272-5279 (2006).
  • C. Wexler, C.M. Lapilli, and P. Pfeifer, “Extended Universality in a Statistical Mechanics Model”, In: Condensed Matter Theories, Vol. 21, eds. H. Akai, A. Hosaka, H. Toki, and F.B. Malik (Nova Science Publishers, Hauppage, NY, 2007), p. 85-95. Reprinted in: (a) Int. J. Condens. Matter, Adv. Mater. & Superconduct. Res. 7,333-343 (2007); (b) Condensed Matter Research Advances, ed. P.E. Berkenhaus (Nova Science Publishers, Hauppage, NY, 2008), p. 9-19.
  • P. Pfeifer, “ALL-CRAFT Technology for Low-Pressure Storage from Biomass”, In: Proceedings of the 34th Annual Missouri Waste Management Conference, ed. S. Sabanske (Missouri Waste Control Coalition, Kansas City, 2006), p.25. Electronic publication: http://www.mowastecoalition.org/conference2006.html.
  • G.J. Suppes, S. Lopes, and C.W. Chiu, “Plug-in fuel cell hybrids as transitio technology to hydrogen infrastructure”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 29, 369-374 (2004).
  • G.J. Suppes,”Plug-in hybrid with fuel cell battery charger.” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 30, 113-121 (2005).
  • G.J. Suppes,”Plug-In HEV Roadmap to Hydrogen Economy”, SAE Paper 2005-01-3830, SAE 2005 Transactions, Journal of Engines (2005).