Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals                                                

  • C. M. Sulyma, C. M. Pettit, J. E. Garland and D. Roy, “Electrochemical surface plasmon resonance as an analytical probe of adsorption effects of ionic liquids on gold: A case study for aqueous mixtures of 1-Ethyl-3-methylimidazolium ethyl sulfate”, Surface and Interface Analysis 44 (2012) 801-810.
  • S.E Rock, D.J. Crain, C.M. Pettit, and D. Roy, “Surface-complex films of guanidine on tantalum nitride electrochemically characterized for applications in chemical mechanical planarization”, Thin Solid Films, 520 (2012) 2892-2900.
  • S.E. Rock, D.J. Crain, J.P. Zheng, C.M. Pettit, D. Roy, "Electrochemical investigation of the surface-modifying roles of guanidine carbonate in chemical mechanical planarization of tantalum", Materials Chemistry and Physics 129 (2011) 1159- 1170.
  • C. M. Sulyma, C. M. Pettit, C. V. V. S. Surisetty, S. V. Babu and D. Roy, "Electrochemical investigation of the roles of oxyanions in chemical–mechanical planarization of tantalum and tantalum nitride", J Appl Electrochem., 41 (2011) 561–576.
  • J.P. Zheng, C.M Pettit, P.C. Goonetilleke, G.M. Zenger, D. Roy, “Utilization of cyclic voltammetry and impedance spectroscopy for probing the double layer capacitance of carbon nanotubes in an ionic liquid”, Talanta, 78 (2009) 1056 - 1062.
  • B. K. Klug, C. M. Pettit, S. Pandija, S. V. Babu, D. Roy,  “Investigation of dissolution inhibitors for electrochemical mechanical planarization of copper using beta-alanine as a complexing agent”,  Journal o f Applied Electrochemistry 38 (2008) 1347-1356.
  • C.M. Pettit and D. Roy, “Surface Plasmon Resonance as a Time Resolved Probe of Structural Changes in Molecular Films: Considerations for Correlating Resonance Shifts with Adsorbate Layer Parameters”, The Analyst 132 (2007) 524-535.
  • C.M. Pettit, P.C. Goonetilleke, C.M. Sulyma and D. Roy, “Combining Impedance Spectroscopy with Cyclic Voltammetry: Kinetic Analysis of Faradaic and Nonfaradaic Reactions on a Thin Film Gold Electrode”, Analytical Chemistry 78 (2006) 3723-3729.
  • C.M. Pettit, P.C. Goonetilleke and D. Roy, “Measurement of Differential Capacitance for Faradaic Systems under Potentiodynamic Conditions: Considerations of Fourier Transform and Phase-Selective Techniques”, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 589 (2006) 219-231.
  • C.M. Pettit and D. Roy, "Role of iodate ions in chemical mechanical and electrochemical mechanical planarization of Ta investigated using time-resolved impedance spectroscopy", Materials Letters 59, (2005), 3885-3889.
  • J. Lu, J.E. Garland, C.M. Pettit, S.V. Babu, and D. Roy, "Relative Roles of H2O2 and Glycine in CMP of Copper Studied with Impedance Spectroscopy", Journal of the Electrochemical Society 151 (2004) G717-G722.
  • K.A. Assiongbon, S.B. Emery, C.M. Pettit, S.V. Babu and D. Roy, "Chemical Roles of Peroxide-Based Alkaline Slurries in Chemical.Mechanical Polishing of Ta: Investigation of Surface Reactions Using Time-Resolved Impedance Spectroscopy", Materials Chemistry and Physics 86 (2004) 347-357.
  • C.M. Pettit, J.E. Garland, M.J. Walters and D. Roy, “Time Resolved Study of Electrode Reactions using Fourier Transform Impedance Spectroscopy: Mutually Correlated Adsorption Kinetics of Cu2+ and ClO4- on gold", Electrochimica Acta 49 (2004) 3293-3304.
  • J.E. Garland, C.M. Pettit and D. Roy, "Analysis of experimental constraints and variables for time resolved detection of Fourier transform electrochemical impedance spectra", Electrochimica Acta 49 (2004) 2623-2635.
  • C.M. Pettit, K.A. Assiongbon, J.E. Garland and D. Roy, "Time Resolved Detection of Electrochemical Effects by Surface Plasmon Resonance Measurements: A Simple Technique Using a Large Area Single Cell Photodiode", Sensors and Actuators B 96 (2003) 105-113.
  • J.E. Garland, K.A. Assiongbon, C.M. Pettit and D. Roy, "Surface Plasmon Resonance Transients at an Electrochemical Interface: Time Resolved Measurements Using a Bicell Photodiode", Analytica Chimica Acta 475 (2003) 47-58.
  • C.M. Pettit, J.E. Garland, N.R. Etukudo, K.A. Assiongbon, S.B. Emery and D. Roy, "Electrodeposition of Indium on Molybdenum Studied with Optical Second Harmonic Generation and Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy", Applied Surface Science 202 (2002) 33-46.
  • J.E. Garland, K.A. Assiongbon, C.M. Pettit, S.B. Emery and D. Roy, "Kinetic analysis of Electrosorption using Fast Fourier Transform Electrochemical Impedance spectroscopy: Underpotential Deposition of Bi3+ In The Presence of Coadsorbing ClO4- on Gold", Electrochimica Acta 47 (2002) 4113-4124.
  • C.M. Pettit, M.J. Walters and D. Roy, "Effects of Excess Charge at an Electrochemically Controlled Gold Surface Probed with Optical Second Harmonic Generation", Laser Chemistry 20 (2002) 57-79.
  • S. Chah, J. Yi, C.M. Pettit, D. Roy, and J.H. Fendler, "Ionization and Reprotonation of Self-Assembled Mercaptopropionic Acid Monolayers Investigated by Surface Plasmon Resonance Measurements", Langmuir 18 (2002) 314-318.
  • J.E. Garland, C.M. Pettit, M.J. Walters and D. Roy, "Analysis of Potentiostatic Current Transients at Metal-Liquid Interfaces: Resolving the Effects of a Finite Step Interval", Surface and Interface Analysis 31 (2001) 492-503.
  • M.J. Walters, J.E. Garland, C.M. Pettit, D.S. Zimmerman, D.R. Marr and D. Roy, "Weak Adsorption of Anions on Gold: Measurement of Partial Charge Transfer Using Fast Fourier Transform Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy", Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 499 (2001) 48-60. Addition and corrections: 526 (2002) 142.
  • M.J. Walters, C.M. Pettit and D. Roy, "Surface Kinetics of Eelectrodeposited Silver on Gold Probed with Potential Step and Optical Second Harmonic Generation Techniques", Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 3 (2001) 570-578.
  • M.J. Walters, C.M. Pettit, F.X. Bock, D.P. Biss and D. Roy, "Capacitance of a Metal-Liquid Interface during Anion Adsorption: Phase Selective Measurements in the Presence of D.C. Voltage Sweep and Finite Solution Resistance", Surface and Interface Analysis 27 (1999) 1027-1036.

 

Conference Papers and Presentations

  1. C.M. Pettit, “DIY Modeling software – Build Three-Dimensional Game Quality Simulations with your Students”, AOK-AAPT Section Meeting, Enid, OK, November 2-3, 2012.
  2. J. Yanik, B. Yanik and C.M. Pettit, Workshop: “DIY Modeling software – Build Three-Dimensional Game Quality Simulations with your Students”, Kansas City Regional Mathematics Technology EXPO, Kansas City, MO, October 5-6, 2012.
  3. J. Yanik, B. Yanik, F. Wattenberg (USMA) and C.M. Pettit, Workshop: “DIYModeling”, International Conference on Collegiate Mathematics (ICTCM), Orlando, Fl, March 22-24, 2012.
  4. J. Yanik, B. Yanik and C.M. Pettit, Workshop: “DIY Modeling software – Build Three-Dimensional Game Quality Simulations with your Students”, Kansas City Regional Mathematics Technology EXPO, Kansas City, MO, October 7-8, 2011.
  5. J. Yanik, B. Yanik and C.M. Pettit, “DIYModeling – III Examples”, International Conference on Collegiate Mathematics (ICTCM), Denver, CO, March 17-19, 2011.
  6. C.M. Pettit, “Instruction Techniques Incorporated into Introductory Physics Courses at Emporia State University” Poster presented at the New Faculty Workshop Reunion, College Park, MD, November 5-7, 2010.
  7. J. Yanik, B. Yanik and C.M. Pettit “How to use Mathematics to Defend your Castle from Marauding Hordes”, Kansas City Regional Mathematics Technology EXPO, Kansas City, MO, October 1-2, 2010.
  8. S.B. Emery, K.A. Assiongbon, C.M. Pettit, J.L. Hubbley, V.R.K. Gorantla, S.V. Babu, D. Roy, "Electrochemical Impedance as a Probe of Galvanic Corrosion in Chemical Mechanical Planarization", Poster presented at the CAMP Annual Technical Meeting, Canandaigua, NY, May 11-13, 2005.
  9. S.B. Emery, K.A. Assiongbon, C.M. Pettit, V.R.K. Gorantla, S. Pandija, S.V. Babu, D. Roy, "Chemical Roles of Hydrogen Peroxide in CMP of Ta and TaN". Poster presented at the CAMP Annual Technical Meeting, Canandaigua, NY, May 11-13, 2005.
  10. C.M. Pettit, Measurement of electrochemical differential capacitance measurements under potentiodynamic conditions. Presented at Physics Department Seminar, Clarkson University, Potsdam NY 13699 (March 11, 2005).
  11. C.M. Pettit, K.A. Assiongbon, D. Roy, "A surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Sensor for Probing Reaction Kinetics at Nanostructured Thin Film Interfaces", Poster presented at the CAMP Annual Technical Meeting, Canandaigua, NY, May 12-14, 2004.
  12. J. Lu, J.E. Garland, C.M. Pettit, S.V. Babu, and D. Roy, Electrochemical Studies of Copper Chemical Mechanical Polishing Mechanism: Effects of Oxidizer Concentration, in: Materials Research Society Proceedings, Editors: D. S. Boning, K. Devriendt, M. R. Oliver, D. J. Stein, I. Vos, p. F 6.4, Volume 767, Materials Research Society, Warrendale, 2003 (peer-reviewed conference proceeding).
  13. S.B. Emery, J.L. Hubbley, K.A. Assiongbon, C.M.Pettit, D. Roy, "Electrochemical Investigation of Tantalum Oxides in a Peroxide Medium at High pH", Poster presented at the VIIIth International Conference on Chemical Mechanical Polishing, Lake Placid, New York (August 10-13, 2003).
  14. K.A. Assiongbon, S.B. Emery, J.L. Hubbley, C.M. Pettit, D. Roy, "Galvanic Corrosion in Chemical Mechanical Polishing (CMP) of Ta/Cu Systems Studied with Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS)", Poster presented at the CAMP Annual Fall Meeting, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 13699 (October 16, 2003).
  15. C.M. Pettit, Electroactive behavior of self-assembled mercaptoundecanoic acid on gold studied with impedance spectroscopy.  Presented at Physics Department Seminar, Clarkson University, Potsdam NY 13699 (October 24, 2003).