Recent Publications

(2008, 2007, 2006)


R. Blinc, G. Tavcar, B. Žemva, D. Hanžel, P. Cevc, C. Filipic, A. Levstik, Z. Jaglicic, Z. Trontelj, N.S. Dalal, V. Ramachandran, S. Nellutla, and J.F. Scott
"Weak Ferromagnetism and Ferroelectricity in K3Fe5F15"
Journal of Applied Physics, 103, 074114 (2008)

S.-H. Baek, K.-Y. Choi, A.P. Reyes, P.L. Kuhns, N.J. Curro, V. Ramachandran, N.S. Dalal, H.D. Zhou, and C.R. Wiebe
"Ac Susceptibility and 51V NMR Study of MnV2O4"
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 20, 135218 (2008)

L.-H. Bi, S.S. Mal, N.H. Nsouli, M.H. Dickman, U. Kortz, S.Nellutla, N.S. Dalal, M. Prinz, G. Hofmann, and M. Neumann
"Mixed-Valence 24-Vanadophosphate Decorated with Six RuII(dmso)3 Groups: [{RuII3(dmso)9PVV11VIVRuIIIO37(OH)3}2]8-"
Journal of Cluster Science, 19, 259-273 (2008)

J. Lawrence, E.-C. Yang, R. Edwards, M.M. Olmstead, C. Ramsey, N.S. Dalal, P.K. Gantzel, S. Hill, and D.N. Hendrickson
"Disorder and Intermolecular Interactions in a Family of Tetranuclear Ni(II) Complexes Probed by High-Frequency Electron Paramagnetic Resonance"
Inorganic Chemistry, 47, 1965-1974 (2008)

K.-Y. Choi, N.S. Dalal, A.P. Reyes, P.L. Kuhns, Y.H. Matsuda, H. Nojiri, S.S. Mal, and U. Kortz
"Pulsed-Field Magnetization, Electron Spin Resonance, and Nuclear Spin-Lattice Relaxation in the {Cu3} Spin Triangle"
Physical Review B, 77, 024406 (2008)

S.S. Mal, M.H. Dickman, U. Kortz, A.M Todea, A. Merca, H. Bogge, T. Glaser, A. Muller, S. Nellutla, N. Kaur, J. van Tol, N.S. Dalal, B. Keita, and L. Nadjo
"Nucleation Process in the Cavity of a 48-Tungstophosphate Wheel Resulting in a 16-Metal-Centre Iron Oxide Nanocluster"
Chemistry - A European Journal, 14, 1186-1195 (2008)


J.A. Cissell, N. Kaur, S. Nellutla, N.S. Dalal, and T.P. Vaid
"Synthesis, Structure, and Magnetic Properties of [(CH3CN)5V-O-V(CH3CN)5][BF4]4"
Inorganic Chemistry, 46, 9672-9677 (2007)

R. Blinc, M. Kosec, J. Holc, Z. Trontelj, Z. Jaglicic, and N.S. Dalal
"Magnetoelectric Effect in Pb(Fe1/2Nb1/2)O3"
Ferroelectrics, 349, 16-20 (2007)

A. Bussmann-Holder and N.S. Dalal
"Order/Disorder versus or with Displacive Dynamics in Ferroelectric Systems"
Ferro- and Antiferroelectricity: Order/Disorder versus Displacive, 124, 1-21 (2007)

S. Nellutla, K.-Y. Choi, M. Pati, J. van Tol, I. Chiorescu, and N.S. Dalal
"Coherent Manipulation of Electron Spins up to Ambient Temperatures in Cr5+(S=1/2) Doped K3NbO8"
Physical Review Letters, 99, 137601 (2007)

B. Cage, S.E. Russek, R. Shoemaker, A.J Barker, C. Stoldt, V. Ramachandran, and N.S. Dalal
"The Utility of the Single-Molecule Magnet Fe8 as a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agent over a Broad Range of Concentration"
Polyhedron, 26, 2413-2419 (2007)

M.B. Stone, F. Fernandez-Alonso, D.T. Adroja, N.S. Dalal, D. Villagran, F.A. Cotton, and S.E. Nagler
"Inelastic Neutron Scattering Study of a Quantum Spin Trimer"
Physical Review B, 75, 214427 (2007)

J. Lasave, S. Koval, N.S. Dalal, and R.L. Migoni
"Origin of Antiferroelectricity in NH4H2PO4 from First Principles"
Physical Review Letters, 98, 267601 (2007)

A.G. Harter, C. Lampropoulos, M. Murugesu, P. Kuhns, A. Reyes, G. Christou, and N.S. Dalal
"55Mn Nuclear Spin Relaxation in the Truly Axial Single-Molecule Magnet Mn12-t-butylacetate Thermally-Activated down to 400 mK"
Polyhedron, 26, 2320-2324 (2007)

F.A. Cotton, N.S. Dalal, P. Huang, S.A. Ibragimov, C.A. Murillo, P.M.B. Piccoli, C.M Ramsey, A.J. Schultz, X.P. Wang, and Q.L. Zhao
"Better Understanding of the Species with the Shortest Re26+ Bonds and Related Re27+ Species with Tetraguanidinate Paddlewheel Structures"
Inorganic Chemistry, 46, 1718-1726 (2007)

J.F. Berry, E. Bill, E. Bothe, F.A. Cotton, N.S. Dalal, S.A. Ibragimov, N. Kaur, C.Y. Liu, C.A. Murillo, S. Nellutla, J.M. North, and D. Villagran
"A Fractional Bond Order of 1/2 in Pd25+-Formamidinate Species; The Value of Very High-Field EPR Spectra"
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 129, 1393-1401 (2007)

R. Blinc, P. Cevc, A. Zorko, J. Holc, M. Kosec, Z. Trontelj, J. Pirnat, N.S. Dalal, V. Ramachandran, and J. Krzystek
" Electron Paramagnetic Resonance of Magnetoelectric Pb(Fe1/2Nb1/2)O3"
Journal of Applied Physics, 101, 033901 (2007)

O. Gunaydin-Sen, R. Achey, N.S. Dalal, A. Stowe, T. Autrey
"High Resolution 15N NMR of the 225 K Phase Transition of Ammonia Borane (NH3BH3): Mixed Order-Disorder and Displacive Behavior"
Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 111, 677-681 (2007)

D.W. Boukhvalov, M. Al-Saqer, E.Z. Kurmaev, A. Moewes, V.R. Galakhov, L.D. Finkelstein, S. Chiuzbaian, M. Neumann, V.V. Dobrovitski, M.I. Katsnelson, A.I. Lichtenstein, B.N. Harmon, K. Endo, J.M. North, and N.S. Dalal
"Electronic Structure of a Mn12 Molecular Magnet: Theory and Experiment"
Physical Review B, 75, 014419 (2007)

R. Fu, O. Gunaydin-Sen, and N.S. Dalal
"Simultaneous Supralinear Line-Narrowing and Sensitivity Enhancement at High Fields in Magic Angle Spinning NMR of Spin-1/2 Nuclei in Solids"
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 129, 470-471 (2007)


N.S. Dalal, O. Gunaydin-Sen, R. Fu, R. Achey, and K.L. Pierce
"High Resolution NMR Evidence for Displacive Behavior in Hydrogen-Bonded Ferroelectrics and Antiferroelectrics"
Ferroelectrics, 337, 1175-1184 (2006)

O. Gunaydin-Sen, R. Fu, R. Achey, and N.S. Dalal
"Order-Disorder and Displacive Behavior of the Cation (NH4+) Sites in the Hydrogen-Bonded Antiferroelectric NH4H2AsO4: 15N NMR evidence"
Ferroelectrics, 337, 1325-1332 (2006)

J. Lasave, S. Koval, N.S. Dalal, and R. Migoni
"First-Principles Determination of Slater and Takagi Defect Properties in KDP"
Ferroelectrics, 333, 47-56 (2006)

B. Rakvin, D. Zilic, N.S. Dalal, A. Harter, and Y. Sanakis
"Low-Field EPR Studies of Levels Near the Top of the Barrier in Mn12-Acetate Reveal a New Magnetization Relaxation Pathway"
Solid State Communications, 139, 51-56 (2006)

L. Chen, C.M. Ramsey, N.S. Dalal, T. Ren, F.A. Cotton, W. Wernsdorfer, and I. Chiorescu
"Phonon-Bottleneck Enhanced Magnetic Hysteresis in a Molecular Paddle Wheel Complex of Ru25+"
Applied Physics Letters, 89, 252502 (2006)

A. Barbour, R.D. Luttrell, J. Choi, J.L. Musfeldt, D. Zipse, N.S. Dalal, D.W. Boukhvalov, V.V. Dobrovitski, M.I. Katsnelson, A.I. Lichtenstein, B.N. Harmon, and P. Kögerler
"Understanding the Gap in Polyoxovanadate Molecule-Based Magnets"
Physical Review B, 74, 014411 (2006)

L.-H. Bi, U. Kortz, M.H. Dickman, S. Nellutla, N.S. Dalal, B. Keita, L. Nadjo, M. Prinz, and M. Neumann
"Polyoxoanion with Octahedral Germanium(IV) Hetero Atom: Synthesis, Structure, Magnetism, EPR, Electrochemistry and XPS Studies on the Mixed-Valence 14-Vanadogermanate [GeVV12VIV2O40]8-"
Journal of Cluster Science, 17, 143-165 (2006)

N.E. Chakov, S.-C. Lee, A.G. Harter, P.L. Kuhns, A.P. Reyes, S.O. Hill, N.S. Dalal, W.Wernsdorfer, K.A. Abboud, and G. Christou
"The Properties of the [Mn12O12(O2CR)16(H2O)4] Single-Molecule Magnets in Truly Axial Symmetry: [Mn12O12(O2CCH2Br)16(H2O)4]·4CH2Cl2"
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128, 6975-6989 (2006)

K.-Y. Choi, Y.H. Matsuda, and H. Nojiri, U. Kortz, F. Hussain, A.C. Stowe, C. Ramsey, and N.S. Dalal
"Observation of a Half Step Magnetization in the {Cu3}-Type Triangular Spin Ring"
Physical Review Letters, 96, 107202 (2006)

D. Magana, S.C. Perera, A.G. Harter, N.S. Dalal, and G.F. Strouse
"Switching-on Superparamagnetism in Mn/CdSe Quantum Dots"
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128, 2931-2939 (2006)

A. Bussmann-Holder and N.S. Dalal
"The Crucial Interplay between Spin, Charge and Lattice in Organic Superconducting Charge Transfer Salts"
Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 142, 297-304 (2006)

L. Channels, T. Tokumoto, E. Jobiliong, J.S. Brooks, S. Nellutla, and N.S. Dalal
"Dielectric, Electron Paramagnetic Resonance and Transport Properties of Spanish Moss"
Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 142, 663-668 (2006)