1. Controlled supramolecular complexation of cyclodextrin-functionalized polymeric ionic liquid brushes

  2. Demirci, S.; Demirci, S. K.; VanVeller, B.
    Submitted   2019,   DOI:

  3. Selective staining and quantification of intracellular lipid droplets with CBD-Fluor, a more sensitive push-pull fluorophore

  4. Suarez, S. I.; Warner, C. C.; Brown-Harding, H.; Thooft, A. M. VanVeller, B.; Lukesh, J. C. III
    Submitted   2019, Available on ChemRxiv   DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv.8872634

  5. Deprotection strategies for thioimidates during Fmoc solid-phase peptide synthesis: A safe route to thioamides

  6. Camacho III, L. A.; Nguyen, Y. H.; VanVeller, B.
    Journal of Organic Chemistry   2019, Accepted   DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.9b02317

  7. A bottom-up approach to preserve thioamide residue stereochemistry during Fmoc solid-phase peptide synthesis

  8. Camacho III, L. A.; Lampkin, B. J.; VanVeller, B.
    Organic Letters   2019, 21, 7015-7018   DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.9b02598

  9. Demonstration of Baird's rule complementarity in the singlet state and implications for excited-state intramolecular proton transfer

  10. Lampkin, B. J.; Nguyen, Y. H.; Karadakov, P.; VanVeller, B.
    Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics   2019, 21, 11608-11614   DOI: 10.1039/C9CP02050K

  11. Controlling photochemistry: The malleable excited states of benzothiadiazole dyes

  12. Thooft, A. M.; Warner, C. C.; Demirci, S. K.; VanVeller, B.
    Submitted   2019, Available on ChemRxiv   DOI: 10.26434/chemrxiv.8251568.v1

  13. Synthesis and spectral properties of push-pull dyes based on isobenzofuran scaffolds

  14. Norris, S. R.; Warner, C. C.; Lampkin, B. J.; Bouc, P. M.; VanVeller, B.
    Organic Letters  2019, 21, 3817-3821   DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.9b01260

  15. Tuning electrochemical redox potentials with boronic acid derivatives

  16. Robole, Z.; Rahn, K.; Lampkin, B. J.; Anand, R. K.; VanVeller, B.
    Journal of Organic Chemistry  2019, 84, 2346-2350   DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.8b03087

  17. Proton Detected 1H-17O Double Resonance Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy

  18. Carnahan, S.; Lampkin, B. J.; Pranjali, N.; Hanrahan, M.; Slowing, I.; VanVeller, B.; Gang, W.; Rossini, A.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society   2019, 141, 441-450   DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b10878

  19. A designed protein binding-pocket to control excited-state intramolecular proton transfer fluorescence

  20. Lampkin, B. J.; Monteiro, C.; Powers, E. T.; Bouc, P.; Kelly, J. W.; VanVeller, B.
    Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry   2019, 17, 1076-1080   DOI: 10.1039/c8ob02673d
              - Cover Article

  21. Open resonance assisted hydrogen bonds and competing quasiaromaticity

  22. Nguyen, Y.; Lampkin, B.; Venkatesh, A.; Ellern, A.; Rossini, A.; VanVeller, B.
    Journal of Organic Chemistry   2018, 83, 9850-9857.   DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.8b01331

  23. Understanding interface (odd-even) effects in charge tunneling using polished EGaIn electrode

  24. Chen, J.; Giroux, T.; Nguyen, Y.; Kadoma, A.; Chang, B.; VanVeller, B.; Thuo, M.
    Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics   2018, 20, 4864-4878  DOI: 10.1039/c7cp07531f

  25. A small push-pull fluorophore for turn-on fluorescence

  26. Thooft, A. M.; Cassaidy, K.; VanVeller, B.
    Journal of Organic Chemistry   2017, 82, 8842-8847.  DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.7b00939

  27. S-5-Ethynyl-anabasine, a novel compound, is a more potent agonist than other nicotine alkaloids on the nematode Asu-ACR-16 receptor

  28. Zheng, F.; Du, X.; Robertson, A. P.; Yu, E. W.; VanVeller, B.; Martin, R. J.
    International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance  2016, 7, 12-22.  DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpddr.2016.12.001


  1. Target selection by natural and redesigned PUF proteins

  2. Porter, D. F.; Koh, Y. Y.; VanVeller, B.; Raines, R. T.; Wickens, M.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, U.S.A.  2015, 112, 15868-15873.  DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1508501112

  3. Convenient synthesis of collagen-related tripeptides for segment condensation

  4. Ellison, A. J.; VanVeller, B.; Raines, R. T.
    Biopolymers  2015, 104, 674-681.  DOI: 10.1002/bip.22700

  5. Thioamides in the collagen triple helix

  6. Newberry, R. W.; VanVeller, B.; Raines, R. T.
    Chemical Communications  2015, 51, 9624-9627.  DOI: 10.1039/c5cc02685g

  7. Signatures of n→π* interactions in proteins

  8. Newberry, R. W.; Bartlett, G. J.; VanVeller, B.; Woolfson, D. N.; Raines, R. T.
    Protein Science  2014, 23, 284-288.  DOI: 10.1002/pro.2413

  9. Interplay of hydrogen bonds and n→π* interactions in proteins

  10. Bartlett, G. J.; Newberry, R. W.; VanVeller, B.; Raines, R. T.; Woolfson, D. N.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society  2013, 135, 18682-18688.  DOI: 10.1021/ja4106122

  11. Thiols and selenols as relay catalysts for disulfide-bond reduction

  12. Lukesh, J. C. III; VanVeller, B.; Raines, R. T.
    Angewendte Chemie International Edition  2013, 52, 12901-12904.  DOI: 10.1002/anie.201307481
              - Cover Article, DOI: 10.1002/anie.201309405
              - Hot Paper Distinction

  13. A divalent protecting group for benzoxaboroles

  14. VanVeller, B.; Aronoff, M. A.; Raines, R. T.
    RSC Advances  2013, 3, 21331-21334.  DOI: 10.1039/c3ra44385j

  15. A Selective detection of boronic acids through ESIPT fluorescence

  16. Aronoff, M. A.; VanVeller, B.; Raines, R. T.
    Organic Letters  2013, 15, 5382-5385.  DOI: 10.1021/ol402714k

  17. n→π* Interactions of amides and thioamides: implications for protein stability

  18. Newberry, R. W.; VanVeller, B.; Guzei, I. A.; Raines, R. T.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society  2013, 135, 7843-7846.  DOI: 10.1021/ja4033583
              - JACS Spotlight J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 8431.  DOI: 10.1021/ja405586p
              - Chemical & Engineering News  2012, 90 (36), 68-71.  Link: Tweeks Boost Protein Stability

  19. Synthesis and properties of triptycene-containing polyetherolefins via acyclic diene metathesis polymerization

  20. Sydlik, S. A.; Delgado, P. A.; Inomata, S.; VanVeller, B.; Yang, Y.; Swager, T. M.; Wagener, K. B.
    Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry.  2013, 51, 1695-1706.  DOI: 10.1002/pola.26557

  21. Polycyclic aromatic triptycenes: oxygen substitution cyclization strategies

  22. VanVeller, B.; Schipper, D. J.; Swager, T. M.
    Journal of the American Chemical Society  2012, 134, 7282-7285.  DOI: 10.1021/ja3018253

  23. Fluorescent amphiphiles: a novel tool for designing mild topical conference

  24. Seto, J.; Polat, B.; VanVeller, B.; Lopez, R.; Langer, R.; Blankschtein, D.
    Journal of Controlled Release  2012, 158, 85-92.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2011.10.018

  25. Triptycene diols: a strategy for synthesizing planar π-systems

  26. VanVeller, B.; Robinson, D.; Swager, T. M.
    Angewendte Chemie International Edition  2012, 51, 1182-1186.  DOI: 10.1002/anie.201106985

  27. Absolute rate constants for 5-deazariboflavin triplet excited state in one-electron transfer processes

  28. Barra, M.; VanVeller, B.; Verberne, C.
    Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry  2011, 225, 113-116.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2011.10.007

  29. An experimental and molecular dynamics investigation into the amphiphilic nature of sulforhodamine B

  30. Polat, B. E.; Lin, S.; Mendenhall, J. D.; VanVeller, B.; Langer, R.; Blankschtein, D.
    Journal of Physical Chemistry B  2011, 115, 1394-1402.  DOI: 10.1021/jp109866q
              - Cover Article, link

  31. Synthesis of azaperylene-9,10-dicarboximides

  32. Andrew, T. L.; VanVeller, B.; Swager, T. M.
    Synlett  2010, 3045-3048.  DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1259060

  33. Biocompatible post-polymerization functionalization of a water soluble poly(p-phenylene ethynylene)

  34. VanVeller, B.; Swager, T. M.
    Chemical Communications  2010, 5761–5763.  DOI: 10.1039/c0cc01456g

  35. Poly(aryleneethynylene)s

  36. VanVeller, B.; Swager, T. M.
    Design and Synthesis of Conjugated Polymers, Leclerc, M.; Morin, J., Eds. Wiley-VCH: Weinheim, 2010; Chapter 5
    DOI: 10.1002/9783527629787

  37. Rigid hydrophilic structures for improved properties of conjugated polymers and nitrotyrosine sensing in water

  38. VanVeller, B.; Miki, K.; Swager, T. M.
    Organic Letters  2010, 12, 1292–1295.  DOI: 10.1021/ol1001768


  1. (S)-5-Ethynyl-anabasine, derivatives thereof, and related compositions and methods of making and using

  2. Zheng, F.; Du, X.; Robertson, A. P.; Yu, E. W.; VanVeller, B.; Martin, R. J.
    U.S. Provisional Patent No. 62/424,496.

  3. Protecting groups for boronic acids

  4. Raines, R. T.; VanVeller, B.; Aronoff, M. A.
    U.S. Patent No. 9,085,590.