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  1. Kuperkar, Ketan; Patriati, Arum; Putra, Edy; Marangoni, Gerrard; Bahadur, Pratap; Microstructural study of CTAB/1-Butanol/Salt/Water System: SANS and 2D-NOESY analysis, submitted for publication.

  2. Jackson, D.R.; Moharab, A.; MacNeil, J.M.; Razul, S.G.; Marangoni, D.G.; Poole, P.; Simulations of a Lattice Model of Two-Headed Linear Amphiphiles: Influence of Amphiphile Asymmetry, J. Chem. Phys.  2011, 134, in press.

  3. Parekh, P.; Singh, K.; Marangoni, D.G.; Bahadur, P.; Solubilization of Aromatic Hydrocarbons in EPE Micelles: Location of Solubilizate and its Effect on Micelle Size from 2D NMR and Scattering Techniques; J. Surf. Deter. 2011, 110, 1-10.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11743-011-1268-1

  4. Parmara, A.; Singh, K.; Bahadur, A.; Marangoni. D.G.; Bahadur, P.; Interaction and Solubilization of Some Phenolic Antioxidants in PluronicTM Micelles; Colloids Surf. B: Biointerfaces  2011, 86, 319-326.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfb.2011.04.015

  5. Parekh, P.; Singh, K.; Marangoni, D.G.; Bahadur, P.; Micellization and Solubilization of a Model Hydrophobic Drug Nimesulide in Aqueous Salt Solutions of TetronictmT904; Colloids Surf. B: Biointerfaces  201183, 69-77.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfb.2010.10.046

  6. Chavda, S.; Singh, K.; Perry, M. G.; Marangoni, D. G.; Aswal, V. K.; Bahadur, P. Quantitative Analysis and Subsequent Effects of Partitioning of a Mono- and Dihydric C4 Alcohols into the Micelles of Cationic SurfactantsColloids Surf., A  2011, 378, 79-86.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2011.02.007

  7. Deubry, D.; Akbar, J.R.; Marangoni, D.G.; Wettig, S.D..; Interactions Between Gemini and Nonionic Pharmaceutical Surfactants, Can. J. Chem. 2010, 88, 1262-1270.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/V10-135

  8. Kadam, Y.; Singh, K.; Marangoni, D.G.; Ma, J. H.; Aswal, V.K.; Bahadur P. Thermodynamics of Micelle Formation of a Nonlinear Block Co-Polymer TetronicTM T904 in Aqueous Salt Solution; Colloids Surf., A  2010, 369, 121-127.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2010.08.010

  9. Kadam, Y.; Singh, K.; Marangoni, D.G.; Ma, J. H.; Aswal, V.K.; Bahadur P. Induced micellization and micellar transition in aqueous solution of nonlinear block co-polymer TetronicTM T904; J. Colloid Interface Sci.  2010, 351, 449-456.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2010.07.046

  10. Singh, K.; Marangoni, D.G.; Microcalorimetric Determination of the Effect of the Antioxidant (Quercetin) on Sodium (polystyrenesulfonate)/Sodium Dodecylsulfate Interactions; J. Thermal Anal. Calorim. 2010, 102, 729-737.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10973-010-0864-z

  11. Naczk, M.; Singh, K.; Harasym, A.; Marangoni, D.G.; Study on the Interaction of Selected Phenolic Acids with Bovine Serum Albumin, in Recent Advances in Foods and Flavour Chemistry, C.-T.Ho, C. Mussinan, F. Shahidi, E.T. Contis, Eds., RSC Publishing, London (2010), pp. 308-321.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/9781849731782-00308

  12. McLachlan, A.A.; Singh, K.; Marangoni, D.G.; A Conformational Investigation of Zwitterionic Surfactants in the Micelle via 13C Chemical Shift Measurements and 2D NOESY Spectroscopy,  Colloid Polym. Sci., 2010, 288, 653-663. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00396-009-2182-1

  13. McLachlan, A.A.; Marangoni, D.G.; 1D and 2D Nmr Investigations of the Interaction between Oppositely Charged Polymers and Surfactants, Can. J. Chem., 2010, 88, 124-134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/V09-039

  14. Murphy, P.B.; Liu, F.; Cook, S.C.; Jahan, N.; Marangoni, D.G.; Grindley, T.B.; Zhang, P.  Structural Control of Au And Au-Pd Nanoparticles By Selecting Capping Ligands With Varied Electronic and Steric Effects, Can. J. Chem., 2009, 87, 1641-1649. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/V09-127 

  15. Jahan, N.;Paul, N.; Petropolis, C. P.; Marangoni, D. G.; Grindley, T. B. Synthesis of Surfactants Based on Pentaerythritol. Part 1. Cationic Gemini Surfactants., J. Org. Chem., 2009, 74, 7762-7773.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo9018107

  16. Comeau, J.W.; McLachlan, A.A.; Marangoni, D.G.; Thermodynamics of Mixed Micellization of Isomeric Hexanediols in Sodium Dodecylsulfate;  J. Dispersion Sci. Technol., 2009, 30, 1288-1295.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01932690902735264

  17. Singh, K.; McLachlan, A.A.; Marangoni, D.G.; Effect of Morphology and Concentration on Capping Ability of Surfactant in Shape Controlled Synthesis of PbS Nano and Micro-crystals;  Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 2009, 345, 82-87.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2009.04.033

  18. Quinn, J.G.; Singer R.D.; Singh, K.; Marangoni, D.G.; Spontaneous Vesicle Formation With an Ionic Liquid Amphiphile ; J. Colloid Interface Sci.,2009, 335, 105-111 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2009.03.075

  19. Landry, J.M.; Marangoni, D.G.; Arden, D.A.; MacLennan, I.J.; Kwak, J.C.T.; A 1D and 2D-NMR Study of an Ionic Surfactant/Neutral Polymer Complex; J. Surf. Det., 2009, 12, 155-164.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11743-009-1107-9

  20. Landry, J.M.; Marangoni, D.G.; The Effect of Added Alcohols on the Micellization Process of Sodium 8-Phenyloctanoate; Colloid Polym. Science, 2008, 286, 655-662. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00396-007-1809-3

  21. Doyle, M.E.; Taylor, T.A.; Mullally, M.K.; Wilson, M.D.; Marangoni, D.G.; Monomer Concentrations in Micellar Systems as Determined via Nmr Relaxation and Chemical Shift Measurements; J. Dispersion Sci. Technol. 2008, 29, 366-374.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01932690701716119

  22. Singh, K; Marangoni, D.G.; Synergistic Interactions in the Mixed Micelles of Cationic Gemini with Zwitterionic Surfactants: Spacer and pH effects; J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2007, 315, 620-626.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2007.06.062

  23. Landry, J.M.; Marangoni, D.G.; Lumsden, Michael D.; Berno, B.; A 2D Nmr Investigation of the Sodium w-Phenyloctanoate Micellar System; Can. J. Chem. 2007, 202-207.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/V07-008

  24. McLachlan, A.A.; Marangoni, D.G.; Interactions between Zwitterionic and Conventional Anionic and Cationic Surfactants; J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2006, 295, 243-248.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2005.08.008

  25. Mullally, M.K.; Doyle, M.E.; Marangoni, D.G.;  The Solubilization of a Series of Alkanediols in Sodium Dodecylsulfate and Dodecyltrimethylammonium Bromide Micelles, Colloid Polym. Sci. 2004, 283, 335 339.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00396-004-1154-8

  26. Mullally, M.K.; Marangoni, D.G.  Micellar Properties of Zwitterionic Surfactant/Alkoxyethanol Mixed Micelles; Can. J. Chem. 2004, 82, 1223-1229.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/V04-022

  27. Doyle, M.E.; Marangoni, D.G.; A Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of the Micellar Properties of Two-Headed Surfactant Systems: The Disodium 4-Alkyl-3-sulfonatosuccinates.  2. The Dynamics of the Chains Comprising the Interior of Two-Headed Surfactants Micelles; Langmuir 2004, 20, 2579-2583.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la034931a

  28. Cormier, J.; Dower, A.; Boucher, S.; Blair, S.; Marangoni, D.G.; Smith-Palmer, T.  An Alternative Synthesis and Mobile Phase Ion Chromatography of Alkanedisulfates; J Surfact. Deterg. 2002, 5, 359-362.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11743-002-0234-9

  29. Schramm, L.L.; Stasiuk, E.N.; Marangoni, D.G.  Surfactants and Their Applications, Annual. Rep. Prog. Chem., Sect. C 2003, 99, 348.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b208499f

  30. Kennedy, C.A.; Flynn, D.J.; Kutay, S.M.; Howard, J.A, Marangoni, D.G.  Thermodynamics of Ethoxylated Alcohol/Ionic Surfactant Mixed Micelles, Colloid Polym. Sci. 2002 280, 848-856 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00396-002-0693

  31. MacMillan, S.N.; Kennedy, C.A.; McAlduff, M.E.; Marangoni, D.G. The Interaction of Isomeric Hexanediols with Anionic and Cationic Micelles; Colloid Polym. Sci. 2001 279, 1-7.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s003960000392

  32. MacInnis, J.A.; Marangoni, D.G.; Palepu R. A Study of Micellization and Thermodynamic Properties of a Series of Aqueous Sodium Cyclohexyl Alkanoate Surfactants; Can. J. Chem. 2000, 78, 1222-1232http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjc-78-9-1222

  33. Marangoni, D.G.; Schramm, L.L.; Surfactants: Fundamentals And Applications In The Petroleum Industry,. Surfactants and Their Solutions: Basic Principles, Schramm, L.L., Ed.; Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, Chapter 1, 2000.

  34. MacInnis, J.A.; Marangoni, D.G.; Palepu R.  Nmr Investigations of the Micellar Properties of the Sodium Salts of CyclohexylAlkanoic Acids; Can. J. Chem1999, 77, 1994-2000. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjc-77-11-1994

  35. Hawrylak, B.E.; Marangoni, D.G. A 2D Nmr Investigation of the Micellar Solubilization Site in Ionic Surfactant Micelles; Can. J. Chem.  1999, 77, 1241-1244.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjc-77-7-1241

  36. Walker, R.; Marangoni, D.G.; Smith-Palmer, T. A Capillary Electrophoresis Study of the Kinetics of the Hydrolysis of Disodium 1,2-Tetradecanedisulfate as a function of the pH; Can. J. Chem. 1999, 77, 227-231.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjc-77-2-227

  37. MacInnis, J.A.; Boucher, G.D.; Palepu, R.; Marangoni, D.G. Surface Properties of Alkyl Sulfosuccinate Micelles; Can. J. Chem. 1999, 77, 340-347.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjc-77-3-340

  38. McMahon, C.A.; Hawrylak, B.E.; Palepu, R.; Marangoni, D.G. Calorimetric and Nmr Investigations of the Micellar Properties of Sodium Dodecylsulfate in Aqueous Mixtures of Isomeric Butanediols; Langmuir 1999, 15, 429-436.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la971093+

  39. Walker, R.; MacDonald, A.C.; MacGillivray, T.; Marangoni, D.G.;Smith-Palmer, T.  A Capillary Electrophoresis Study of the Synthesis and Stability of 1,2-Decanedisulfate, 1-Hydroxy-2-Decanesulfate, and 2-Hydroxy-1-DecanesulfateCan. J. Chem. 1998, 76, 292-296.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjc-76-3-292

  40. MacDonald, A.C.; Boucher, G.D.; Hawrylak, B.E.; Marangoni, D.G. Nmr Investigations of the Micellar Properties of a Series of Two-headed Surfactant Systems: The Disodium 4-Alkyl-3-Sulfanatosuccinates; Can. J. Chem.  1998, 76, 1266-1273.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjc-76-9-1266

  41. Wiseman, P.; Kennedy, C.A.; Palepu, R.; Marangoni, D.G.  A Viscometric and Conductometric Investigation of the Micellar and Solution Properties of a Family of Two-Headed Anionic Surfactants: The Disodium 4-Alkyl-3-SulfonatosuccinatesJ. Solution Chem.  1998, 27, 217-233.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1022684101316

  42. Howley, C.V.; Marangoni, D.G.; Kwak, J.C.T. Associative Phase Separation in Hydrophobically-Modified Polyacrylamide/Sodium Dodecylsulfate Systems; Colloid Polym. Sci. 1997, 275, 760-768.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s003960050145

  43. Beck, E.J.; Caplan, J.F.; Comeau, E.K.; Howley, C.V.; Marangoni, D.G. Micellar Properties of a Novel Series of Two-Headed Anionic Surfactants: the 1,2-Disodium Alkanedisulfates; Can. J. Chem. 1995, 73, 1741-1745.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/v95-214

  44. Burrows, J.C.; Flynn, D.J.; Kutay, S.M.; Leriche, T.G.; Marangoni, D.G. Thermodynamics of Micellization of Alcohol/Surfactant Mixed Micelles as a Function of the Alcohol Concentration: A Comparison of Temperature derivatives of Ln (Xcmc) to Direct Measurements via Calorimetry; Langmuir 1995, 11, 3388-3394.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la00009a020

  45. Marangoni, D.G.; Kwak, J.C.T. Surfactant Science Series: Solubilization, Christian, S.A.; Scamehorn, J.F., Eds.; Marcel Dekker: New York, 1995, Chapter 14.

  46. Stauffer, D.; Jan, N.; He, Y.; Pandey, R.B.; Marangoni, D.G.; Smith-Palmer, T. Micelle Formation, Relaxation, and Three-Phase Coexistence in a Microemulsion Model; J. Chem. Phys. 1994, 100, 6934-6943.

  47. Jobe, D.J.; Lemire R.J.; Marangoni, D.G.; Taylor, P.; Burnett, K.B.; Campbell, A.B.; Duclos, A.M. Synthesis and Characterization of the Crystalline and Amorphous Oxides of Technetium (IV); COG-I-94-163, RC-1210, May, 1994; Scientific Document Distribution Office; AECL Research; Chalk River, ON; K0J 1J0.

  48. Smith, S.; Wiseman, P.; Boudreau, L.; Marangoni, G.; Palepu, R. Effect of Microheterogeneity on Bulk and Surface Properties of Binary Mixtures of Polyoxyethene Glycol Monobutyl Ethers with Water; J. Solution Chem. 1994, 23, 207-222.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00973547

  49. Marangoni, D.G.; Thomas, J.M.; Rodenhiser, A.P.; Kwak, J.C.T. Solubilization and Aggregation Numbers in Micellar Mixtures of Anionic and Cationic Surfactants with Tetraethylene Glycol and Tetraethylene Glycol Dimethyl Ether; Langmuir 1993, 9, 438-443.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la00026a013

  50. Marangoni, D.G.; Thomas, J.M.; Rodenhiser, A. P.; Kwak, J.C.T. The Interaction of Alcohols and Ethoxylated Alcohols with Anionic and Cationic Micelles; A.C.S. Symposium Series 1992, 502, 194-210.

  51. Marangoni, D.G.; Wylie, I.G.N.; Roscoe, S.G. Surface Electrochemistry of the Oxidation Reactions of a- and b- Alanine at a Platinum Electrode; Bioelectrochemistry and Bioenergetics 1991, 320, 269-284. 

  52. Marangoni, D.G.; Kwak, J.C.T. Distribution Equilibria of Ethoxylated Alcohols in Anionic and Cationic Micelles; Langmuir 1991, 7, 2083-2088.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la00058a020

  53. Marangoni, D.G.; Liska, T.; Leblanc, S.; Palepu, R. Interaction of Drugs with Cyclodextrins and Modified Cyclodextrins; Minutes of the 6th International Symposium on Cyclodextrins; Hedges, A., Ed.; Edition des Santes: Paris 1991, 7, 2083-2088.

  54. Gao, Z.; Kwak, J.C.T.; Labont, R.; Marangoni, D.G.; Wasylishen, R.E. Solubilization Equilibria of Alcohols and Polymers in Micellar Solutions: NMR Paramagnetic Relaxation Studies; Colloids and Surfaces 1990, 45, 269-281.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0166-6622(90)80030-8

  55. Smith, R.S.; Marangoni, D.G.; Roscoe, S.G. Surface Electrochemistry of the Oxidation of Glycine at Pt; Can. J. Chem. 1989, 67, 921-926.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/v89-141

  56. Palepu, R.; Worth, G.; Marangoni, G. Physicochemical Properties of Concentrated Solutions of Some Alkali Metal Halides in Aqueous Thiourea Solutions; Thermochim. Acta 1988, 136, 119-131.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0040-6031(88)87432-X

  57. Palepu, R.; Marangoni, G. Viscosities and Activation Parameters of Viscous Flow of Sodium and Potassium Halides in Aqueous N,N-Dimethyloctylamine Oxide Solutions; J. Chem. Eng. Data 1987, 32, 314-317.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/je00049a010

  58. Palepu, R.; Sullivan, A.; Marangoni, G. Viscosities and Densities of Binary Mixtures of Acetonitrile with Substituted Anilines; Thermochim. Acta 1987, 117, 115-126.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0040-6031(87)88107-8

  59. MacDonald, H.; Marangoni, G.; Palepu, R. Thermodynamics and Free Volume of Alkali Metal Halides in Aqueous 0.4 m d-Mannitol Solution; Thermochim. Acta 1985, 84, 157.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0040-6031(85)85384-3