Journal Articles & book chapters

(click on the linked titles to go to the abstract on the journal homepage)

  1. H.-Y. Wang, J.-Y. Ge, C. Hua, C.-Q. Jiao, Y. Wu, C.F. Leong, D.M. D’Alessandro, T. Liu and J.-L. Zuo, “Photo- and Electronically-Switchable Spin Crossover Iron(II) Metal-Organic Frameworks Based on a Tetrathiafulvalene Ligand,” Angew. Chem. Int.   Ed., accepted 21/3/2017 (manuscript 201607154).
  2. M.B. Solomon, T.L. Church and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Perspectives on Metal-Organic Frameworks with Intrinsic Electrocatalytic Activity,” CrystEngComm, 2017, Advance Article, DOI: 10.1039/C7CE00215G. {Invited contribution in special edition on MOFs for Catalysis}
  3. L. Cui, J.-Y. Ge, C.F. Leong, D.M. D’Alessandro and J.-L. Zuo, “A heterometallic ferrimagnet based on the new TTF-bis(oxamato) ligand,” Dalton Trans, 2017, 46, 3980-3988.
  4. C.J. Kingsbury, B.F. Abrahams, D.M. D’Alessandro, T.A. Hudson, R. Murase, R. Robson and K. F. White, “The role of NEt4+ in orienting and locking together [M2lig3]2- (6,3) sheets (H2lig = chloranilic or fluoranilic acid) to generate spacious channels perpendicular to the sheets,” Cryst. Growth Des., 2017, Advance Article, DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.6b01886.
  5. C. Hua, F. Tuna, D. Collison and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Electrochemical and Spectroelectrochemical Studies of a Redox-Active Tris(p-tetrazolylphenyl)amine Ligand and its Mn2+ Coordination Frameworks,” Dalton Trans., 2017, Advance Article, DOI: 10.1039/C6DT04719J.
  6. C. Hua, F. Tuna, D. Collison and D.M. D’Alessandro, “In situ Spectroelectrochemical Investigations of Ru(II) Complexes with Bispyrazolyl Methane Triarylamine Ligands,” Aust. J. Chem., 2017, Advance Article, DOI:10.1071/CH16555. {Invited contribution in special edition to commemorate the 70th Birthday of Em./Prof. Len Lindoy}
  7. R.D. Arrua, A. Peristyy, P.N. Nesterenko, A. Das, D.M. D’Alessandro and E.F. Hilder, “UiO-66@SiO2 core-shell microparticles as stationary phases for the separation of small organic molecules,” Analyst, 2017, 142, 517-524.
  8. C. Hua, F. Rizzuto, X. Zhang, F. Tuna, D. Collison and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Spectroelectrochemical Properties of a Ru(II) Complex with a Thiazolo[5,4-d]Thiazole Triarylamine Ligand,” New J. Chem., 2016, 41, 108-114.
  9. H.-Y. Wang, L. Cui, J.-Z. Xie, C.F. Leong, D.M. D’Alessandro and J.-L. Zuo, “Functional Coordination Polymers Based on Redox-Active Tetrathiafulvalene and its Derivatives,” Coord. Chem. Rev., 2016, Advance Article, DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2016.10.011.
  10. A. Sutton, B. Abrahams, D.M. D’Alessandro, T. Hudson, R. Robson, P. Usov, “Structural and optical investigations of charge transfer complexes involving the radical anions of TCNQ and F4TCNQ,” CrystEngComm, 2016, 18, 8906-8914.
  11. C.F. Leong, P.M. Usov and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Intrinsically Conducting MOFs”, MRS Bulletin, 2016, 41, 858-864. {Invited contribution for the Forum “Metal Organic Frameworks for Electronics and Photonics”}
  12. Healey, W. Liang, P.D. Southon, T.L. Church and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Photoresponsive Spiropyran-Functionalised MOF808: Postsynthetic Incorporation and Light Dependent Gas Adsorption Properties,” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016, 4, 10816-10819. {Selected as a J. Mater. Chem. A ‘Hot paper’ for 2016}
  13. C. Hua, A. Baldansuren, F. Tuna, D. Collison and D.M. D’Alessandro, “In situ Spectroelectrochemical Investigations of the Redox-Active Tris(4-(pyridine-4-yl)phenyl)amine Ligand and a Zn(II) Coordination Framework,” Inorg. Chem., 2016, 7270-7280. {Invited contribution for the Forum “Metal Organic Frameworks for Energy”}
  14. L. Cui, Y.-F. Geng, C.F. Leong, Q. Ma, D.M. D’Alessandro, K. Deng, Q.-D. Zeng and J.-L. Zuo, "Synthesis, properties and surface self-assembly of a pentanuclear cluster based on the new π-conjugated TTF-triazole ligand”, Sci. Rep., 2016, 6, DOI:10.1038/srep25544.
  15. L. Cui, Z.-P. Lv, C.F. Leong, J. Ru, D.M. D’Alessandro and J.-L. Zuo, “Chiral Heterobimetallic Chains from a Dicyanideferrite Building Block Including a p-Conjugated TTF Annulated Ligand”, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 16575-16584.
  16. B. Chen, Z-P. Lv, C. Hua, C. Leong, F. Tuna, D.M. D’Alessandro, D. Collison and J.-L. Zuo, “Dinuclear Ruthenium Complex Based on a π-Extended Bridging Ligand with Redox Active Tetrathiafulvalene and 1,10-Phenanthroline Units,” Inorg. Chem., 2016, 55(9), 4606-4615.
  17. A. Peristyy, P.N. Nesterenko, A. Das, D.M. D’Alessandro, E.F. Hilder and R.D. Arrua, “Flow-Dependent Selectivity for Organic Molecules on Metal-Organic Frameworks Containing Adsorbents,” Chem. Comm., 2016, 52, 5301-5304.
  18. D.M. D’Alessandro, “Exploiting Redox Activity in Metal-Organic Frameworks: Concepts, Trends and Perspectives”, Chem. Comm., 2016, 8957-8971. {Invited feature article for the 2015 Emerging Investigator Lectureship}
  19. A. Das and D.M. D’Alessandro, “A linear fluorescence-quenching response in an amidine-functionalised solid-state sensor for gas-phase and aqueous CO2 detection,” Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 6824-6829.
  20. C. Hua, A. Rawal, J. Hook, D. Collison and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Redox tunable viologen-based Porous Organic Polymers,” J. Mater. Chem. C, 2016, 4, 2535-2544.
  21. C. Hua, B.F. Abrahams and D.M. D'Alessandro, “Controlling Interpenetration in Electroactive Co(II) frameworks based on the tris(4-(pyridin-4-yl)phenyl)amine ligand,” Crsyt. Growth & Des., 2016, 16, 1149-1155.
  22. W. Liang, M. Rubio, F. Ragon, D.M. D’Alessandro and R. Babarao, “Defect engineering of UiO-66 for CO2 and H2O uptake - a combined experimental and simulation study,” Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 4496-4500.
  23. H. Wang, Y. Wu, C.F. Leong, D.M. D'Alessandro and Jing-Lin Zuo, “Crystal Structures, Magnetic Properties, and Electrochemical Properties of Coordination Polymers Based on the Tetra(4-pyridyl)-tetrathiafulvalene Ligand," Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54(22), 10766-10775.
  24. W. Liang, T.L. Church, S. Zheng, B.S. Haynes and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Site Isolation Leads to Stable Photocatalytic Generation of H2 and CO from CO2,” Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 21(51), 18576-18579.
  25. C. Hua and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Redox-state investigation in a Co(II) framework with the redox-active tris(4-(pyridin-4-yl)phenyl)amine ligand,” Supramol. Chem., 2015, 27(11-12), 792-797. {Invited contribution for Australasian special issue}
  26. W. Liang, R. Babarao, T.L.Church and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Tuning the cavities of zirconium-based MIL-140 frameworks to modulate CO2 adsorption,” Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 11286-11289
  27. C. Hua, P. Turner and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Facile redox state manipulation in Cu(I) frameworks by utilisation of the redox-active tris(4-(pyridin-4-yl)phenyl)amine ligand,” Dalton Trans., 2015, 44, 15297-15303. {Invited contribution in 2015 Emerging Investigators issue}
  28. BOOK CHAPTER: P.M. Usov, C.F. Leong and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Conducting Framework Materials”, in Monographs in Supramolecular Chemistry, Ed. R. Banerjee, Royal Society of Chemistry Publishing, Cambridge, in press.
  29. M.J. Murphy, C. Hua, J.R. Price, D.M. D’Alessandro and C.J. Kepert, “Structures, Electrochemical and Spectral Properties of a Series of [PPh4][MnN(CN)3(diimine)] Complexes,” Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2015, 16, 2752-2757.
  30. F.J. Rizzuto, C. Hua, B. Chan, T.B. Faust, A. Rawal, C.F. Leong,J.M. Hook, C.J. Kepert and D.M. D’Alessandro, “The electronic, optical and magnetic consequences of delocalization in multifunctional donor-acceptor organic polymers,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2015, 17, 11252-11259.
  31. H. Chevreau, W. Liang, G.J. Kearley, S.G. Duyker, D.M. D’Alessandro and V.K. Peterson, “Concentration-dependent Binding of CO2 and CD4 in UiO-66(Zr),” J. Phys. Chem. C 2015, 119(13), 6980-6987.
  32. B. Chen, Z.-P. Lv, C.F. Leong, Y. Zhao, D.M. D’Alessandro and J.-L. Zuo, “Crystal Structures, Gas Adsorption and Electrochemical Properties of Electroactive Coordination Polymers Based on the Tetrathiafulvalene-Tetrabenzoate Ligand,” Cryst. Growth Des.2015, 15(4), 1861-1870.
  33. S. Kanehashi, G.Q. Chen, C.A. Scholes, B. Ozcelick, C. Hua, L. Ciddor, P.D. Southon, A. Chaffee, D.M. D’Alessandro and S.E. Kentish, “Enhancing Gas Permeability in Mixed-Matrix Membranes through Tuning the Nanoparticle Properties,” J. Memb. Sci., 2015, 482, 49-55.
  34. W. Liang, R. Babarao, M.J. Murphy and D.M. D'Alessandro. "The First Example of a Zirconium-oxide Based Metal-organic Framework Constructed from Monocarboxylate Ligands". Dalton Trans., 2015, 44, 1516-1519.
  35. P.M. Usov, C. McDonnell-Worth, F, Zhou, D.R. MacFarlane and D.M. D'Alessandro. "The Electrochemical Transformation of the Zeolitic Imidazolate Framework ZIF-67 in Aqueous Electrolytes". Electrochim. Acta, 2015, 153, 433-438.
  36. BOOK CHAPTER: V.K. Peterson, A. Das, D.M. D’Alessandro, “CO2 Separation, Capture and Storage in Porous Materials”, in Neutron Applications in Materials for Energy, Ed. G. J. Kearley and V.K. Peterson, Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, pp. 33-60 (2015).
  37. A. Das and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Tuning the Functional Sites in Metal-Organic Frameworks to Modulate CO2 Heats of Adsorption,” CrystEngComm, 2015, 17, 706-718. {Invited contribution}
  38. F.J. Rizzuto, T.B. Faust, B. Chan, C. Hua, D.M. D'Alessandro and C.J. Kepert. "Experimental and Computational Studies of a Multi-electron Donor-Acceptor Ligand Containing the Thiazolo[5,4-d]thiazole Core and its Incorporation into a Metal-Organic Framework". Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20(52), 17597-17605.
  39. M.J. Murphy; T.D. Keene, J.R. Price, D.M. D'Alessandro and C.J. Kepert. "Magnetic and Electronic Properties of Three New Hetero-Bimetallic Coordination Frameworks [Ru2(O2CR)4][Au(CN)2] (R = Benzoic Acid, Furan-2-Carboxylate, or Thiophen-2-carboxylate)". Aust. J. Chem., 2014, 67(11), 1607-1611. {Invited contribution in special magnetism issue}
  40. F. Ragon, K. Yaksi, N.F. Sciortino, G. Chastanet, J-F. Letard, D.M. D'Alessandro, C.J. Kepert and S.M. Neville. "Thermal Spin Crossover Behaviour of Two-Dimensional Hofmann-Type Coordination Polymers Incorporating Photoactive Ligands". Aust. J. Chem., 2014, 67(11), 1563-1573. {Invited contribution in special magnetism issue}
  41. M.J. Murphy, P.M. Usov, F.J. Rizzuto, C.J. Kepert and D.M. D'Alessandro, “Magnetic, Electrochemical and Optical Properties of a Sulfate-bridged Co(II) Imidazole Dimer,” New J. Chem., 2014, 38, 5856-5860.
  42. T.B. Faust, P.M. Usov, D.M. D’Alessandro and C.J. Kepert, “Highly Unusual Interpenetration Isomers of Electroactive Nickel Bis(dithiolene) Coordination Frameworks”. Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 12772-12774.
  43. L. Tshering, S.O. Hunter, A. Nikolich,E. Minato, C.M. Fitchett, D.M. D’Alessandro and C. Richardson, “Post-synthetic Pore-space Expansion in a Di-tagged Metal-Organic Framework”. CrystEngComm, 2014,16(39), 9158-9162.
  44. C.F. Leong, B. Chan, T.B. Faust and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Controlling Charge Separation in a Novel Donor-Acceptor Metal-Organic Framework via Redox Modulation,” Chem. Sci., 2014, 5(12), 4724-2788.
  45. C. Hua, A. Rawal, T.B. Faust, P.D. Southon, R. Babarao, J.M. Hook and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Exploiting Stable Radical States for Multifunctional Properties in Triarylamine-based Porous Organic Polymers,” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 12466-12474.
  46. W. Liang, H. Chevreau, F. Ragon, P.D. Southon, V.K. Peterson and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Tuning Pore Size in a Zirconium-Tricarboxylate Metal-Organic Framework,” CrystEngComm, 2014, 16, 6530-6533.
  47. L. Cui, F. Zhu, C. F. Leong, J. Ru, F. Gao, D.M. D'Alessandro and J. Zuo, “Cyanide-Bridged Single Molecule Magnet Based on A Manganese(III) Complex with TTF-Fused Schiff Base Ligand,” Sci. China Chem., 2014, DOI: 10.1007/s11426-014-5177-9.
  48. C. Hua and D.M. D’Alessandro, “A Mn(II) Coordination Framework Incorporating the Redox-Active Tris(4-(pyridin-4-yl)phenyl)amine Ligand (Npy3): Electrochemical and Spectral Properties,” CrystEngComm, 2014, 16, 6331-6334. {Invited contribution for the International Year of Crystallography Asia-Pacific issue, ‘Hot article’ for Feb. 2014}
  49. A.L. Sutton, B.F. Abrahams, D.M. D'Alessandro, R.W. Elliott, T.A. Hudson, R. Robson and P.M. Usov, “Structural and Optical Investigations of Charge Transfer Complexes Involving the F4TCNQ Dianion,” CrystEngComm, 2014, 16, 5234-5243.
  50. T.B. Faust and D.M. D’Alessandro, “Radicals in Metal-Organic Frameworks,” RSC Adv., 2014, 4(34), 17498-17512.
  51. C.F. Leong, B. Chan, T.B. Faust, P. Turner and D.M. D'Alessandro, “Electronic, Optical, and Computational Studies of a Redox-Active Napthalenediimide-Based Coordination Polymer,” Inorg. Chem., 2013, 52(24), 14246-14252.
  52. W. Liang, R. Babarao and D.M. D'Alessandro, “Microwave-Assisted Solvothermal Synthesis and Optical Properties of Tagged MIL-140A Metal-Organic Frameworks,” Inorg. Chem., 2013, 52(22), 12878-12880.
  53. M. Murphy, D.M. D'Alessandro and C.J. Kepert, “A Porous Mn(V) Coordination Framework with PtS Topology: Assessment of the Influence of a Terminal Nitride on CO2 Sorption,” Dalton Trans., 2013, 42(37), 13308-13310.
  54. W. Liang and D.M. D'Alessandro, “Microwave-Assisted Solvothermal Synthesis of Zirconium Oxide Based Metal-Organic Frameworks,” Chem. Commun., 2013, 49(35), 3706-3708.
  55. C. F. Leong, T. B. Faust, P. Turner, P. M. Usov, C. J. Kepert, R. Babarao, A. W. Thornton, D. M. D'Alessandro, "Enhancing Selective CO2 Adsorption via Chemical Reduction of a Redox-Active Metal-Organic Framework", Dalton Trans., 2013, 42(27), 9831-9839. {Front Cover; Top 10 most accessed articles in March 2013}
  56. C. Hua, P. Turner and D.M. D'Alessandro, “Electrochemical and Optical Properties of a Redox-Active Cu(II) Coordination Framework Incorporating the Tris(4-(pyridine-4-yl)phenyl)amine Ligand”, Dalton Trans., 2013, 42(18), 6310-6313.
  57. A. Das, M. Choucair, P. D. Southon, J. A. Mason, M. Zhao, C. J. Kepert, A. T. Harris, D. M. D'Alessandro, "Application of the Piperazine Grafted CuBTTri Metal-Organic Framework in Postcombustion Carbon Dioxide Capture", Micro. Meso. Mater., 2013, 174, 74-80.
  58. P. M. Usov, T. Keene, D. M. D'Alessandro, "A Comparative Study of the Structural, Optical, and Electrochemical Properties of Squarate-Based Coordination Frameworks",Aust. J. Chem., 2013, 66(4), 429-435. {Invited contribution for Coordination Polymers issue}
  59. A. Das , P. D. Southon , M. Zhao , C. J. Kepert , A. T. Harris, D. M. D'Alessandro, "Carbon dioxide adsorption by physisorption and chemisorption interactions in piperazine-grafted Ni2(dobdc) (dobdc = 1,4-dioxido-2,5-benzenedicarboxylate)", Dalton Trans., 2012, 41, 11739-11744.
  60. T. Keene, D. M. D'Alessandro, K. Kramer, J. Price, D. Price, S. Decurtins, C. Kepert, "[V16O38(CN)]9−: a soluble mixed-valence redox-active building block with strong antiferromagnetic coupling", Inorg. Chem., 2012, 51(17), 9192-9199. {Front cover}
  61. P. M. Usov, C. Fabian, D. M. D'Alessandro, "Rapid determination of the optical and redox characteristics of a metal-organic-framework via solid state spectroelectrochemistry", Chem. Commun, 2012, 48, 3945-3947.
  62. F. Li, J.K. Clegg, L. Goux-Capes, G. Chastanet, D.M. D’Alessandro, J.-F. Létard and C.J. Kepert, "Self-assembled Co(II) Molecular Squares Incorporating the Bridging Ligand 4,7-phenanthrolino-5,5:5',6'-pyrazine", Dalton Trans., 2011, 40, 12388-12393.
  63. T.M. McDonald, D.M. D'Alessandro, R. Krishna and J.R. Long, "Enhanced carbon dioxide capture upon incorporation of N,N'-dimethylethylenediamine in the metal-organic framework CuBTTri", Chem. Sci., 2011, 2(10), 2022-2028.
  64. D.M. D'Alessandro, J.R.R. Kanga and J.S. Caddy, "Towards Conducting Metal-Organic Frameworks", Aust. J. Chem., 2011, 64(6), 718-722. {Invited contribution for the International Year of Chemistry Women in Chemistry issue}
  65. F. Li, J.K. Clegg, L. Goux-Capes, G. Chastanet, D.M. D’Alessandro, J.-F. Létard and C.J. Kepert, "A Mixed-Spin Molecular Square with a Hybrid-[2x2]grid/metallocyclic Architecture", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 50(12), 2820-2823.
  66. D.M. D’Alessandro and T. McDonald, “Toward Carbon Dioxide Capture Using Nanoporous Materials”, Pure Appl. Chem., 2011, 83(1), 57-66. {Invited perspective article}
  67. D.M. D’Alessandro, B. Smit and J.R. Long, “Carbon Dioxide Capture: Current Trends and Prospects for New Materials”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 6058-6082.
  68. B. Bechlars, D.M. D’Alessandro, D.M. Jenkins, A.T. Iavarone, S.D. Glover, C.P. Kubiak and J. R. Long, “High-Spin Ground States via Electron Delocalization in Mixed-Valence Imidazolate-Bridged Divanadium Complexes”, Nature Chem. 2010, 2, 362-368. {Front cover}
  69. A. Demessence, D.M. D’Alessandro, M.L. Foo and J.R. Long, “Strong CO2 Binding in a Water-Stable, Triazolate-Bridged Metal-Organic Framework Functionalised with Ethylenediamine”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 8784-8786.
  70. J. N. Behera, D.M. D’Alessandro, N. Soheilnia and J.R. Long, “Synthesis and Characterisation of Ruthenium and Iron-Ruthenium Prussian Blue Analogues”, Chem. Mater. 2009, 21(9), 1922-1926.
  71. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “Stereochemical Effects on Intervalence Charge Transfer”, Pure Appl. Chem. 2008, 80(1), 1-16. {Invited perspective article}
  72. D.M. D’Alessandro, F.M. Foley, M.S. Davies, P.C. Junk and F.R.Keene, “Solid-State Anion Interactions in the Diastereoisomers of Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes based on 2,2'-Bipyrimidine”, Polyhedron 2007, 26(2), 216-221.
  73. R.S. Armstrong, G.J. Foran, W.A. Hough, D.M. D’Alessandro, P.A. Lay and M.J. Crossley, “Spectroelectrochemical Evidence for Communication within a Laterally-Bridged Dimanganese(III) Bis-porphyrin”, Dalton Trans. 2006, 40, 4805-4813.
  74. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “Intervalence Charge Transfer (IVCT) in Trinuclear and Tetranuclear Complexes of Iron, Ruthenium and Osmium”, Chem. Rev. 2006, 106(6), 2270-2298.
  75. D.M. D’Alessandro, A.C. Topley, M.S. Davies and F.R. Keene, “Probing the Transition Between the Localised (“Class II”) and Localised-to-Delocalised (“Class II-III”) Regimes Using Intervalence Charge Transfer (IVCT) Solvatochromism in a Series of Mixed-Valence Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes”, Chem. Eur. J. 2006, 12, 4873-4884.
  76. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “Current Trends and Future Challenges in the Experimental, Theoretical and Computational Analysis of Intervalence Charge Transfer (IVCT) Transitions”, Chem. Soc. Rev. 2006, 35, 424-440. {Invited review, Royal Society of Chemistry 2006-7 “Top 50 list”; front cover}
  77. D.M. D’Alessandro, P.H. Dinolfo, M.S. Davies, J.T. Hupp and F.R. Keene, “The Underlying Spin-Orbit Coupling Structure of Intervalence Charge Transfer Bands in Dinuclear Polypyridyl Complexes of Ruthenium and Osmium”, Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 3261-3274.
  78. D.M. D’Alessandro, P.H. Dinolfo, J.T. Hupp, P.C. Junk and F.R. Keene, “The Effective Electron Transfer Distance in Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes Containing the Unsymmetrical Bridging Ligand 3,5-bis(2-pyridyl)-1,2,4-triazolate”, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2006, 772-783.
  79. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “Metal-metal Interactions in Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes Incorporating “Stepped-Parallel” Bridging Ligands: Synthesis, Stereochemistry and Intervalence Charge Transfer (IVCT)”, New J. Chem. 2006, 30, 228-237.
  80. D.M. D’Alessandro, M.S. Davies and F.R. Keene, “Multi-site Effects on Intervalence Charge Transfer in a “Cluster-like” Trinuclear Assembly Containing Ruthenium and Osmium”, Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 1656-1666.
  81. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “Intervalence Charge Transfer in a “Chain-like” Ruthenium Trinuclear Assembly Based on the Bridging Ligand 4,7-phenanthrolino-5,6:5',6'-pyrazine (ppz)”, Dalton Trans. 2006, 1060-1072.
  82. J.W. Slater, D.M. D’Alessandro, F.R. Keene and P.J. Steel, “Metal-Metal Interactions in Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes Containing Bridging 4,5-di(2-pyridyl)imidazolates”, Dalton Trans. 2006, 1954-1962.
  83. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “Diastereoisomers as Probes for Solvent Reorganisational Effects on IVCT in Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes”, Chem. Phys. 2006, 324, 8-25. {Invited contribution in special edition to commemorate the 80th Birthday of Em./Prof. Noel Hush AO FAA FRS}
  84. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R, Keene, “Driving the Localised-to-Delocalised Transition in Unsymmetrical Dinuclear Ruthenium Mixed-Valence Complexes”, Aust. J. Chem. 2005, 58, 767-777.
  85. D.M. D’Alessandro, P.C. Junk and F.R. Keene, “Differential Ion-Pairing and Temperature Effects on Intervalence Charge Transfer (IVCT) in a Series of Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes”, Supramolec. Chem. 2005, 17, 529-542. {Invited contribution in special Australasian issue}
  86. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “Intervalence Charge Transfer (IVCT) in Di- and Tri-nuclear Assemblies Containing the Bridging Ligand HAT {1,4,5,8,9,12-hexaazatriphenylene}”, Chem. Eur. J. 2005, 11, 3679-3688.
  87. D.M. D’Alessandro, F.R. Keene, S.D. Bergman and M. Kol, “Intervalence Charge Transfer in the Stereoisomers of a Dinuclear Ruthenium Complex Containing the Bridging Ligand Dibenzoeilatin”, Dalton Trans. 2005, 332-337.
  88. D.M. D’Alessandro and F.R. Keene, “A Cautionary Warning on the Use of Electrochemical Measurements to Calculate Comproportionation Constants for Mixed-Valence Compounds”, Dalton Trans. 2004, 3950-3954.
  89. D.M. D’Alessandro, F.R. Keene, P.J. Steel, and C.J. Sumby, “Ruthenium(II) Complexes of Multidentate Ligands Derived from Di(2-pyridyl)methane”, Aust. J. Chem. 2003, 56, 657-664.
  90. C. Richardson, P.J. Steel, D.M. D'Alessandro, P.C. Junk, and F.R. Keene, “Mono- and Di-nuclear Complexes of the Ligands 3,4-Di(2-pyridyl)-1,2,5-oxadiazole and 3,4-Di(2-pyridyl)-1,2,5-thiadiazole; New Bridges Allowing Unusually Strong Metal-Metal Interactions”, J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans. 2002, 2775-2785
  91. D.M. D'Alessandro, L.S. Kelso, and F.R. Keene, “Stereochemical Influences on Intervalence Charge Transfer in Homodinuclear Complexes of Ruthenium”, Inorg. Chem. 2001, 40, 6841-6844.


  • “Carbon Dioxide Capture via Alkylamine Functionalized Metal-Organic Frameworks,” J.R. Long, D.M. D’Alessandro, T. McDonald, PCT WO 2013/059527 Published 25 April 2013. See the review in Chemical & Engineering News.

Published Conference Proceedings

  • Carbon dioxide capture in metal-organic frameworks, By Herm, Zoey R.; Sumida, Kenji; Herm, Zoey R.; McDonald, Thomas; Choi, Hye Jin; Murray, Leslie J.; D'Alessandro, Deanna M.; Demessence, Aude; Foo, Maw Lin; Long, Jeffrey R., From Abstracts of Papers, 241st ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Anaheim, CA, United States, March 27-31, 2011 (2011), INOR-16.
  • Applications of coordination chemistry in the synthesis of single-molecule magnets, By Rinehart, Jeffrey D.; Harris, T. David; Freedman, Danna E.; Zadrozny, Joseph M.; Meihaus, Katie R.; Feng, Xiaowen; Dechambenoit, Pierre; Bechlars, Bettina; Jenkins, David M.; D'Alessandro, Deanna M.; et al From Abstracts of Papers, 240th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 22-26, 2010 (2010), INOR-404.
  • Carbon dioxide capture in amine appended metal-organic frameworks, By McDonald, Thomas M.; D'Alessandro, Deanna M.; Foo, Maw Lin; Demessence, Aude; Long, Jeffrey R., From Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010 (2010), INOR-682.
  • Carbon dioxide capture in amine-functionalized metal-organic frameworks, By D'Alessandro, Deanna M.; Demessence, Aude; Long, Jeffrey R. From Abstracts of Papers, 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, United States, August 16-20, 2009 (2009), INOR-088.

Other Publications

Text Book Contributions

  • D.M. D’Alessandro, “Metal-Organic Frameworks for Greenhouse Gas Separation and Hydrogen Storage Applications” in Chemistry, Blackman et al., John Wiley & Sons, Brisbane (2011).
  • D.M. D’Alessandro,“Capturing CO2” in Light and Matter, 36th Harry Messel International Science School, University of Sydney (2011).

Other Contributions

  • D.M. D’Alessandro, “Crystalising a New Vision,” COSMOS magazine, 2014, Vol. 54, 24.
  • D.M. D’Alessandro, A. Townsend, C. Williams, “Science Meets Politics,” Chem. in Aust. 2010, Vol. 77, 26-29.
  • D.M. D’Alessandro, “Report on the 41st IUPAC World Chemistry Congress,” Chem. in Aust. 2007, Vol, 12.
  • D.M. D’Alessandro, “Sapphire, the ‘Special Pair’ and Single Molecule Conductivity”, Chem. in Aust. 2007, Vol, 10, 25-27.