Selected Publications and Presentations
Barber, V.P.*, Kroll, J.H., Chemistry of functionalized reactive organic intermediates in the Earth’s atmosphere: impact, challenges, and progress. J. Phys. Chem. A, 2021. 125(48) 10264 (*Corresponding author)
Barber, V.P.,* Green, W., Kroll, J.H. Screening for New Pathways in Atmospheric Oxidation Chemistry with Automated Mechanism Generation. J. Phys. Chem. A, 2021. 125(31) 6772 (*Corresponding author)
Barber, V.P., Esposito, V.J., Trabelsi, T., †McHenry, T., Francisco, J., Lester, M.I., Experimental and computational investigation of vinoxy and 1-methylvinoxy radicals from the unimolecular decay of alkyl-substituted Criegee intermediates. Chem. Phys. Lett., 2020. 751, 137478 (†Undergraduate Coauthor)
Barber, V.P., Hansen, A.S., Klippenstein, S.J., Lester, M.I., Experimental and Theoretical Studies of the Doubly Substituted Methyl-Ethyl Criegee Intermediate: Infrared Action Spectroscopy and Unimolecular Decay to OH Radical Products. J. Chem Phys., 2020. 152(9), 094301
Barber, V.P., Pandit, S., Esposito, V.J., McCoy, A.B., Lester, M.I., IR Action Spectroscopy of the Syn-CH3CHOO Criegee Intermediate in the Fundamental CH Stretch Region: Tunneling to OH Products. J. Phys. Chem. A. 2019. 123(13), 2559
Barber, V.P., Pandit, S., Green, A.M., Trongsiriwat, N., Walsh, P.J., Klippenstein, S.J., Lester, M.I., Four Carbon Criegee Intermediate from Isoprene Ozonolysis: Methyl Vinyl Ketone Oxide Synthesis, Infrared Spectrum, and OH Production. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018. 140(34), 10866
V.P. Barber, L. Lemar, Y. Li, A. Zaytzev, F. Keutsch, J. Kroll, Probing the Multiphase Chemistry of Atmospheric Peroxy and Alkoxy Radicals. Talk at iCACGP-IGAC 2022 Conference. Manchester, UK. September 10-15, 2022. Early Career Researcher Talk Award
[V.P. Barber, L. Lemar, Y. Li, J.W. Zheng, Y. Chung, K. Wakamatsu, W.H. Green, F. Keutsch, J. Kroll, High-NO Peroxy and Alkoxy Radical Chemistry in the Gas, Organic Solution, and Aqueous Phases. Talk at the Gordon Research Seminar, and Poster at the Gordon Research Conference on Molecular Interactions and Dynamics, Easton, MA. July 9, 2022.
V.P. Barber, Y. Li, W.H. Green, F. Keutsch, and J.H. Kroll, Exploring New Gas-Phase Reactions of Carbonyl-Substituted Peroxy Radicals. Talk at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, New Orleans, LA, December 15, 2021.
V.P. Barber, Y. Li, A. Zaytzev, F. Majluf, J. Krechmere, F. Keutsch, and J.H. Kroll, Reaction Products and Pathways of Alkoxy Radicals in the Condensed Phase. Talk at The American Association for Aerosol Research 39th Annual Conference, Albuquerque, NM, October 18-22, 2021.
V.P. Barber and J.H. Kroll, Automating the Search for New Reaction Pathways in Atmospheric Oxidation Chemistry. Poster at American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, held virtually, December 1-17, 2020.