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Harshita Kumari

Education/Credentials
  • PhD: University of Missouri
  • B.Tech.: Nagpur University

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Drachnik, A. M.; Kumari, H.; Mayhan, C. M.; Fowler, D. A.; Wycoff, W. G.; Barnes, C. L.; Adams, J. E.; Deakyne, C. A.; Atwood, J. L. 2017. Conversion of Pregabalin to 4-Isobutylpyrrolidone-2 J. Pharm. Sci., , DOI: 10.1016/j.xphs.2017.03.044

Kumari, Harshita; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2016. Metal exchange study of pyrogallol[4]arene based nanocapsules CrystEngComm, , DOI: 10.1039/C6CE00639F

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Kennedy, Stuart R.; Garvey, Christopher; Raston, Colin L.; Atwood, Jerry L.; Steed, Jonathan W. 2016. Manipulating three-​dimensional gel network entanglement by thin film shearing Chem. Commun., 52, , 4513

Mayhan, Collin M.; Drachnik, Amanda M.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Kumari, Harshita; Adams,John E.; Atwood, Jerry L.; Deakyne, Carol A. 2016. Screening for tethering ligands: Models of zinc-seamed pyrogallol[4]arene nanocapsules. J. Phys. Chem.-C, , DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b04690

Vimalanathan, K.; Gascooke, J. R.; Suarez-Martinez, I.; Marks, N. A.; Kumari, H.; Garvey, C. J.; Atwood, J. L.; Lawrance, W. D.; Raston, C. L. 2016. Fluid dynamic lateral slicing of high tensile strength carbon nanotubes Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing), 6, , 22865

Kumari, Harshita; Armitage, Sarah E.; Kline, Steven R.; Damodaran, Krishna K.; Kennedy, Stuart R.; Atwood, Jerry L.; Steed, Jonathan W. 2015. Fluorous 'ponytails' lead to strong gelators showing thermally induced structure evolution Soft Matter, 11 43, 8471-8478

Patil, Rahul S.; Kumari, Harshita; Barnes, Charles L.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2015. Engineering supramolecular organic frameworks (SOFs) of C-alkylpyrogallol[4]arene with bipyridine-based spacers Chem. Commun. (Cambridge, U. K.), 51 12 , 2304-2307

Patil, Rahul S.; Drachnik, Amanda M.; Kumari, Harshita; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2015. Solvent induced manipulation of Supramolecular Organic Frameworks Cryst. Growth Des., 51 21 , Ahead of Print

Patil, Rahul S.; Kumari, Harshita; Barnes, Charles L.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2015. Anion- and Spacer-​Directed Host-​Guest Complexes of Bipyridine with Pyrogallol[4]​arene Chem. - Eur. J., 21 29, 10431-10435

Drachnik, Amanda M.; Kumari, Harshita; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Encapsulation of manganese and cobalt complexes within resorcin[4]arene dimers CrystEngComm, 16 31 , 7172-7175

Jin, Ping; Kumari, Harshita; Kennedy, Stuart; Barnes, Charles L.; Teat, Simon J.; Dalgarno, Scott J.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Structural alteration of the metal-organic pyrogallol[4]arene nano-capsule motif by incorporation of large metal centres Chem. Commun. (Cambridge, U. K.), 50 34 , 4508-4510

Kumari, Harshita; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Solution Structures of Nanoassemblies Based on Pyrogallol[4]arenes Acc. Chem. Res., 47 10 , 3080-3088

Kumari, Harshita; Jin, Ping; Teat, Simon J.; Barnes, Charles L.; Dalgarno, Scott J.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Strong Cation···Ï? Interactions Promote the Capture of Metal Ions within Metal-Seamed Nanocapsule J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136 49 , 17002-17005

Kumari, Harshita; Jin, Ping; Teat, Simon J.; Barnes, Charles L.; Dalgarno, Scott J.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Entrapment of Elusive Guests within Metal-Seamed Nanocapsules Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 53 48 , 13088-13092

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Fowler, Drew A.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Solution superstructures: truncated cubeoctahedron structures of pyrogallol[4]arene nanoassemblies Chem. Commun. (Cambridge, U. K.), 50 1 , 109-111

Kumari, Harshita; Mossine, Andrew V.; Schuster, Nathaniel J.; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Packing arrangements of copper-seamed C-alkylpyrogallol[4]arene nanocapsules with varying chain lengths CrystEngComm, 16 18 , 3718-3721

Mayhan, Collin M.; Kumari, Harshita; McClure, Elizabeth M.; Liebman, Joel F.; Deakyne, Carol A. 2014. Proton affinity and gas-phase basicity of hydroxyquinol: A computational study J. Chem. Thermodyn., 73 18 , 171-177

Patil, Rahul S.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Kumari, Harshita; Barnes, Charles L.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2014. Engineering Void Space Enclosed within Resorcin[4]arene-Based Supramolecular Frameworks Cryst. Growth Des., 14 10 , 5212-5218

Fowler, Drew A.; Rathnayake, Asanka S.; Kennedy, Stuart; Kumari, Harshita; Beavers, Christine M.; Teat, Simon J.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2013. Introducing Defects into Metal-Seamed Nanocapsules Using Mixed Macrocycles J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135 33 , 12184-12187

Kumari, Harshita; Dennis, Cindi L.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2013. Magnetic Differentiation of Pyrogallol[4]arene Tubular and Capsular Frameworks J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135 19 , 7110-7113

Kumari, Harshita; Erra, Loredana; Webb, Alicia C.; Bhatt, Prashant; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Adams, John E.; Barbour, Leonard J.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2013. Pyrogallol[4]arenes as Frustrated Organic Solids J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135 45 , 16963-16967

Kumari, Harshita; Good, Allison J.; Smith, Vincent J.; Barbour, Leonard J.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2013. 18-Crown-6 templates offset-linked pyrogallol[4]arene dimers Supramol. Chem., 25 9-11 , 591-595

Kumari, Harshita; Jin, Ping; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2013. Metal Ion Transport Across Metal-organic Pyrogallol[4]arene-based Nanocapsules Curr. Org. Chem., 17 14 , 1481-1488

Kumari, Harshita; Zhang, Jin; Erra, Loredana; Barbour, Leonard J.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2013. Cocrystals of gabapentin with C-alkylresorcin[4]arenes CrystEngComm, 15 20 , 4045-4048

Kumari, Harshita; Dennis, Cindi L.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Exploring the Magnetic Behavior of Nickel-Coordinated Pyrogallol[4]arene Nanocapsules ACS Nano, 6 1 , 272-275

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Investigation of encapsulation of insulin biotemplate within C-methylresorcin[4]arenes Chem. Commun. (Cambridge, U. K.), 48 30 , 3599-3601

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Dennis, Cindi L.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Paul, Rick L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Solution-Phase and Magnetic Approach towards Understanding Iron Gall Ink-like Nanoassemblies Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 51 37 , 9263-9266, S9263/1-S9263/17

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Wycoff, Wei G.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Investigating Structural Alterations in Pyrogallol[4]arene-Pyrene Nanotubular Frameworks Small, 8 21 , 3321-3325

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Wycoff, Wei G.; Paul, Rick L.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Solution-phase Structures of Gallium-containing Pyrogallol[4]arene Scaffolds Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 51 21 , 5086-5091, S5086/1-S5086/31

Kumari, Harshita; Mossine, Andrew V.; Kline, Steven R.; Dennis, Cindi L.; Fowler, Drew A.; Teat, Simon J.; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Controlling the Self-Assembly of Metal-Seamed Organic Nanocapsules Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 51 6 , 1452-1454, S1452/1-S1452/203

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Dennis, Cindi L.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Paul, Rick L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Solution-phase and magnetic approach towards understanding iron gall ink-like nanoassemblies Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 51 37 , 9263-6

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Wycoff, Wei G.; Paul, Rick L.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Solution-phase structures of gallium-containing pyrogallol[4]arene scaffolds Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 51 21 , 5086-91

Kumari, Harshita; Mossine, Andrew V.; Kline, Steven R.; Dennis, Cindi L.; Fowler, Drew A.; Teat, Simon J.; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Controlling the self-assembly of metal-seamed organic nanocapsules Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 51 6 , 1452-4

Mossine, Andrew V.; Kumari, Harshita; Fowler, Drew A.; Shih, Annie; Kline, Steven R.; Barnes, Charles L.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2012. Ferrocene Species Included within a Pyrogallol[4]arene Tube Chem. - Eur. J., 18 33 , 10258-10260, S10258/1-S10258/114

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Schuster, Nathaniel J.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2011. Solution structure of copper-seamed C-alkylpyrogallol[4]arene nanocapsules with varying chain lengths Chem. Commun. (Cambridge, U. K.), 47 45 , 12298-12300

Kumari, Harshita; Kline, Steven R.; Schuster, Nathaniel J.; Barnes, Charles L.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2011. Exploring the Ellipsoidal and Core-Shell Geometries of Copper-Seamed C-Alkylpyrogallol[4]arene Nanocapsules in Solution J. Am. Chem. Soc., 133 45 , 18102-18105

Maerz, Andrew K.; Fowler, Drew A.; Mossine, Andrew V.; Mistry, Miten; Kumari, Harshita; Barnes, Charles L.; Deakyne, Carol A.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2011. Solvent mediated self-assembly of organic nanostructures New J. Chem., 35 4 , 784-787

Mossine, Andrew V.; Kumari, Harshita; Fowler, Drew A.; Maerz, Andrew K.; Kline, Steven R.; Barnes, Charles L.; Atwood, Jerry L. 2011. Ferrocene as a Hydrophobic Templating Agent with Pyrogallol[4]arenes Isr. J. Chem., 51 7 , 840-842

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