Publications and Patents


Parker, D.M.; Lineweaver, A.J.; Quast, A.D.; Zharov, I.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S. “Thiol-terminated Nanodiamond Powders for Support of Gold Nanoparticle Catalysts,” Diamond and Related Materials, (2021) 116: 108449.


Maekawa, H.; Drobnyh, E.; Lancaster, C.A; Large, N.; Schatz, G.C.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Sukharev, M.; Ge, N.-H., “Wavelength and Polarization Dependence of Second Harmonic Responses from Gold Nanocrescent Arrays,” J. Phys. Chem. C. (2020) 124: 20424-20435.


Stevenson, P.R.; Du, M.; Cherqui, C.; Bourgeois, M.R.; Rodriquez, K.; Neff, J.R.; Abreu, E.; Meiler, I.M.; Tamma, V.A.; Apkarian, V.A.; Schatz, G.C.; Yuen-Zhou, J.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., Active Plasmonics and Active Chiral Plamonics through Orientation-Dependent Multipolar Interactions,” ACS Nano (2020) 14: 1158-11532.



Lancaster, C.; Scholl, W.; Ticknor, M.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., Uniting Top-down and Bottom-up Strategies Using Fabricated Nanostructures as Hosts for Synthesis of Nanomites,” J. Phys. Chem. C (2020) 124: 6822-6829.

Bornstein, M.F.; Parker, D.M.; Quast, A.D.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Zharov, I., “Reaction Conditions-Dependent Formation of Catalytically Active Palladium Complexes or Palladium Nanoparticles on a Silica Support,” ChemCATChem (2019) 11: 4360-4367.


Tamma, V.A.; Beecher, L.M.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Wickramasinghe, H.K., “Detecting Stimulated Raman Responses of Molecules in a Plasmonic Gap Using Photon Induced Forces,Optical Express (2018) 26: 31439.


Mao, J.; Stevenson, P.; Montanari, D.; Wang, Y.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Harris, J.; Blair, S., “UV Plasmonic Enhancement through Three-dimensional Nano-cavity Array in Aluminum,” Proceedings of SPIE – The International Society for Optical Engineering, (2017) 10346: 1034616.


Ollinger, J.; Pourmohammadbagher, A.; Quast, A.D.; Becerra, M.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Shaw, J.M., Gold Core Nanoparticle Mimics for Asphaltene Behaviors in Solution and at Interfaces,” ACS Energy and Fuels (2016) 30: 10148-10160.

Appusamy, K.; Swartz, M.M.; Blair, S.; Nahata, A.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.;  Guruswamy, S., Influence of Aluminum Content on Plasmonic Behavior of Mg-Al Thin Films,” Optical Materials Express (2016) 6: 3180-3192.

Lancaster, C.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., Surface Preparation of Gold Nanostructures on Glass by UV Ozone and Oxygen Plasma for Thermal Atomic Layer Deposition of Al2O3,Thin Solid Films, (2016) 612: 141-146.


Quast, A.; Bornstein, M.; Greydanus, B.J.; Zharov, I.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., Robust Polymer-coated Diamond Supports for Noble Metal Nanoparticle Catalysts,” ACS Catalysis (2016) 6:4729-4738.


Swartz, M.; Rodriguez, M.; Cooper, C.T.; Blair, S.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., Aluminum Nanocrescent Plasmonic Antennas Fabricated by Copper Mask Nanosphere Lithography,” J. Phys. Chem. C (2016) 120: 20597-20603. Invited contribution for the “Richard P. Van Duyne Fetschrift” special issue.

Cooper, C.T.; Rodriguez, M.; Blair, S.;  Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Mid-Infrared Localized Plasmons through Structural Control of Gold and Silver Nanocrescents,” J. Phys. Chem. C (2015) 119: 11826-11832.

Park, J.-W.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., Strong Resistance of Citrate Anions on Metal Nanoparticles to Desorption Under Thiol Functionalization,” ACS Nano (2015) 9: 1665-1682.

Rodriguez, M.; Furse, C.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Blair, S., “Scaling of the Response of Nanocrescent Antennas into the Ultraviolet,” ACS Photonics (2014) 1: 496-506.

Shem, P.M.; Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S, “Soft ligand Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles: Incorporation of Bipyridyls and Two-dimensional Assembly,” J. Colloid Intface Sci., (2014) 426: 107-116.

Park, J.-W.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S. “Structural Study of Citrate Layers on Gold Nanoparticles: Role of Intermolecular Interactions in Stabilizing Particles,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., (2014) 136: 1907-1921.

Cooper, C.T.; Rodriguez, M.; Blair, S.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Polarization Anisotropy of Multiple Localized Plasmon Resonance Modes in Noble Metal Nanocrescents,” J. Phys. Chem C, (2014) 118:1167–1173.

Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Spectroscopic and Microscopic Investigation of Gold Nanoparticle Formation: Ligand and Temperature Effects on Rate and Particle Size,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., (2011) 133:8179-8190.

Bukasov, R.; Ali, T.; Nordlander, P.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Probing the Plasmonic Near-Field of Gold Nanocrescent Structures,” ACSNano, (2010) 4: p. 6639-6650.

Sardar, R.; Shem, P.M.; *Pecchia-Bekkum, C.; *Bjorge, N.S.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Single-step Generation of Fluorophore-encapsulated Gold Nanoparticle Core-shell Materials,” Nanotechnology, (2010) 21: 345603-11.

Shem, P.M.; Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “One-Step Synthesis of Phosphine-Stabilized  Gold Nanoparticles Using the Mild Reducing Agent 9-BBN,” Langmuir (2009) 25: 13279-13283.

Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “9-BBN Induced Synthesis of Nearly Monodisperse w-Functionalized Alkylthiol Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles,” Chem. Mat. (2009) 21: 1167-1169.


Liu, J.; Eddings, M.A.; Miles, A.R.; Bukasov, R.; Gale, B.K.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., In Situ Microarray Fabrication and Analysis Using a Microfluidic Flow Cell Array Integrated with Surface Plasmon Resonance Microscopy,” Anal. Chem. (2009) 81: 4296-4301.

Bukasov, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Silver Nanocrescents with Infrared Plasmonic Properties as Tunable Substrates for Surface Enhanced Infrared Absorbance Spectroscopy,” Anal. Chem. (2009) 81: 4531–4535.


Pecchia-Bekkum, C.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Engineering Nanoparticle Assembly Through Controlled Surface Chemistry,” Undergraduate Research Abstracts (2009) University of Utah.

Sardar, R.; *Bjorge, N.S.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “pH-Controlled Assemblies of Polymeric Amine-Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles,” Macromolecules (2008) 41: 4347-4352.

Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Asymmetrically-Functionalized Nanoparticles Organized in One-Dimensional Chains,” Nano Lett. (2008) 8: 731-736.

Sardar, R.; Park, J.-W.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Polymer-Induced Synthesis of Stable Gold and Silver Nanoparticles and Subsequent Ligand Exchange in Water,” Langmuir (2007) 23: 11883-11889.

Sardar, R.; *Heap, T.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Versatile Solid Phase Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticle Dimers Using an Asymmetric Functionalization Approach,” J. Am. Chem. Soc.  (2007) 129: 5356-5357.

Knoll, W.; Cameron, P.; Caminade, A. M.; Feng, C.L.; Kim, D.H.; Kreiter, M.; Majoral, J.-P.; Muellen, K.; Rochholz, H.; Shumaker-Parry, J.; Steinhart, M.; Zhong, X., Nanoscopic Building Blocks from Polymers, Metals, and Semiconductors,” Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering (Nanomaterials Synthesis, Interfacing, and  Integrating in Devices, Circuits, and Systems II) (2007)  6768: 01-10.


Bukasov, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S., “Highly-Tunable Infrared Extinction Properties of Gold   Nanocrescents,” Nano Lett. (2007) 7: 1113-1118.

Knoll, W.; Zhong, X.; Stefani, F.; Robelek, R.; Niu, L.; Rochholz, H.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.;   Kretier, M., Optics with Nano-Sized Structures made from Semiconductor and (Noble) Metals,”  J. Nonlin. Opt. Phys. Mat. (2006) 15: 355-367.

Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Rochholz, H.; Kreiter, M., Fabrication of Crescent-Shaped Optical  Antenna,”   Adv. Mat. (2005) 17: 31-2134.

Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Campbell, C.T, “Quantitative Methods for Spatially-Resolved  Adsorption/Desorption Measurements in Real Time by SPR Microscopy,” Anal. Chem. (2004)  76: 907-917.

Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Zareie, H.; Aebersold, R.; Campbell, C.T.,  “Microspotting Streptavidin and Double-Stranded DNA Arrays on Gold for High-Throughput Studies of Protein-DNA Interactions by SPR Microscopy,” Anal. Chem. (2004) 76: 918-929.

Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Aebersold, R.; Campbell, C.T., “Parallel, Quantitative Measurement of Protein Binding to a 120-Element Double-Stranded DNA Array in Real Time Using SPR Microscopy,” Anal. Chem. (2004) 76: 2071-2082.

Xia, N.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Zareie, M.H.; Campbell, C.T.; Castner, D.G., “A Streptavidin Linker Layer That Functions After Drying,” Langmuir (2004) 20: 3710-3716.


Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Campbell, C.T.; Stormo, G.D.; Silbaq, F.S.; Aebersold, R.H.,Probing Protein:DNA Interactions Using a Uniform Monolayer of DNA and Surface Plasmon Resonance,” Proceedings of the SPIE – The International Society for Optical Engineering (2000) 3922: 158-66.


Shumaker-Parry, J.; *Kolodny, L.; Berggren, B.; Grainger, D.W., “Ordered Domain Formation in Hydrocarbon/Perfluorocarbon Lipid Monolayer Mixtures,” Polymer Preprints (1998) 39: 940-941


Jung, L.S.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Yee, S.S.; Campbell, C.T.; Gelb, M.H., “Quantification of Tight Binding to Surface-Immobilized Phospholipid Vesicles Using Surface Plasmon Resonance: Binding Constant of Phospholipase A2,” Am. Chem. Soc. (2000) 122: 4177-4184.


O’Brien, J.C.; *Shumaker-Parry, J.S.; Engstrom, R.C., “Microelectrode Control of Surface-Bound Enzymatic Activity,” Anal. Chem. (1998) 70: 1307-1311.


Quast, A.D.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S. “Nanodiamond Supported Catalytic Nanoparticles and Associated Methods,” U.S. Patent No. 10493431, December 3, 2019.


Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S. “Asymmetrically Functionalized Nanoparticles Organized in One Dimensional Chains,” U.S Patent No. 7,999,025 B2, August 16, 2011.


Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S. “Asymmetrically Functionalized Nanoparticles,” U.S. Patent No. 8,231,969, July 31, 2012.


Shem, P.M.; Sardar, R.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S. “Method of Synthesizing Metal Nanoparticles Using 9-borabicyclo [3.31] Nonane (9-BBN) as a Reducing Agent,” U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 61/158,576.


Stewart, R.J.;Endrizzi, B.J.; Huang, G.; Hlady, V.; Poff, S.A.; Shumaker-Parry, J.S. “Electrochemical Deposition of Polymers on Metal Substrates,” U.S. Patent Application No. 20100248389, September 22, 2010.