Department of Chemistry

College of Letters & Science
Pazicni S, Flynn AB. Systems Thinking in Chemistry Education: Theoretical Challenges and Opportunities. Journal of Chemical Education. 2019;96:2752-2763.
Reinholz D, Slominski T, French TA, Pazicni S, Rasmussen C, McCoy B. Good problems within and across disciplines. Journal of Research in STEM Education. 2018;4:37-53.
Rodriguez KJ, Hanlon AM, Lyon CK, Cole JP, Tuten BT, Tooley CA, et al.. Porphyrin-Cored Polymer Nanoparticles: Macromolecular Models for Heme Iron Coordination. Inorganic Chemistry. 2016;55:9493-9496.
Tooley CA, Pazicni S, Berda EB. Toward a tunable synthetic FeFe hydrogenase mimic: single-chain nanoparticles functionalized with a single diiron cluster. Polymer Chemistry. 2015;6:7646-7651.
Smith AT, Pazicni S, Marvin KA, Stevens DJ, Paulsen KM, Burstyn JN. Functional Divergence of Heme-Thiolate Proteins: A Classification Based on Spectroscopic Attributes. Chemical Reviews. 2015;115:2532-2558.
Pazicni S, Bauer CF. Characterizing illusions of competence in introductory chemistry students. Chemistry Education Research and Practice. 2014;15:24-34.
Pyburn DT, Pazicni S. Applying the Multilevel Framework of Discourse Comprehension To Evaluate the Text Characteristics of General Chemistry Textbooks. Journal of Chemical Education. 2014;91:778-783.
Pyburn DT, Pazicni S, Benassi VA, Tappin EM. The Testing Effect: An Intervention on Behalf of Low-Skilled Comprehenders in General Chemistry. Journal of Chemical Education. 2014;91:2045-2057.
Pyburn DT, Pazicni S, Benassi VA, Tappin EE. Assessing the relation between language comprehension and performance in general chemistry. Chemistry Education Research and Practice. 2013;14:524-541.
Vazquez AV, McLoughlin K, Sabbagh M, Runkle AC, Simon J, Coppola BP, et al.. Writing-To-Teach: A New Pedagogical Approach To Elicit Explanative Writing from Undergraduate Chemistry Students. Journal of Chemical Education. 2012;89:1025-1031.
Bhave DP, Han WG, Pazicni S, Penner-Hahn JE, Carroll KS, Noodleman L. Geometric and Electrostatic Study of the 4Fe-4S Cluster of Adenosine-5 '-Phosphosulfate Reductase from Broken Symmetry Density Functional Calculations and Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy. Inorganic Chemistry. 2011;50:6610-6625.
Koutmou KS, Casiano-Negroni A, Getz MM, Pazicni S, Andrews AJ, Penner-Hahn JE, et al.. NMR and XAS reveal an inner-sphere metal binding site in the P4 helix of the metallo-ribozyme ribonuclease P. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2010;107:2479-2484.
Chen H, Pazicni S, Krett NL, Ahn RW, Penner-Hahn JE, Rosen ST, et al.. Coencapsulation of Arsenic- and Platinum-based Drugs for Targeted Cancer Treatment. Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 2009;48:9295-9299.
Naranuntarat A, Jensen LT, Pazicni S, Penner-Hahn JE, Culotta VC. The Interaction of Mitochondrial Iron with Manganese Superoxide Dismutase. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2009;284:22633-22640.
Cherney MM, Pazicni S, Frank N, Marvin KA, Kraus JP, Burstyn JN. Ferrous human cystathionine beta-synthase loses activity during enzyme assay due to a ligand switch process. Biochemistry. 2007;46:13199-13210.
Pazicni S, Cherney MM, Lukat-Rodgers GS, Oliveriusova J, Rodgers KR, Kraus JP, et al.. The heme of cystathionine beta-synthase likely undergoes a thermally induced redox-mediated ligand switch. Biochemistry. 2005;44:16785-16795.
Caserio M, Bentley AK, Bowman MD, Mangham ANeal, Metz KM, Pazicni S, et al.. Responses to Changing Needs in U.S. Doctoral Education. Journal of Chemical Education. 2004;81:1698-1703.
Pazicni S, Lukat-Rodgers GS, Oliveriusova J, Rees KA, Parks RB, Clark RW, et al.. The redox behavior of the heme in cystathionine beta-synthase is sensitive to pH. Biochemistry. 2004;43:14684-14695.