Publications 2018




  1. A triclosan turn-ON fluorescence sensor based on thiol-capped core/shell quantum dots
    Hanieh Montaseri, Patricia B.C. Forbes,
    Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 204 (2018) 370–379.
  1. Ancistroyafungines A-D, 5,8′- and 5,1′-coupled naphthylisoquinoline alkaloids from a Congolese Ancistrocladus species, with antiausterity activities against human PANC-1 pancreatic cancer cells
    Séverin Muyisa Kavatsurwa, Blaise Kimbadi Lombe, Doris Feineis, Dya Fita Dibwe, Vinesh Maharaj, Suresh Awale, Gerhard Bringmann, Fitoterapia 130 (2018) 6–16.
  1. Autoxidation of Siphonochilone in Processed Rhizomes and Stored Powders of Siphonochilus aethiopicus (Schweinf.) B.L. Burtt
    Félix Katele Zongwe, Jules Tshishimbi Muya, Raphael Mutimana, Mudogo Virima, Muzomwe Mayaliwa, Hoeil Chung, and Vinesh Maharaj
    ChemistrySelect 2018, 3, 8569–8574.
  1. Electronic properties of ferrocenyl-terpyridine coordination complexes: An electrochemical and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopic approach
    Ebrahiem Botha, Marilé Landman, Peet H. van Rooyen, Elizabeth Erasmus
    Inorganica Chimica Acta 482 (2018) 514–521.
  1. Tetrahalometallate salts of N-(4-picolinium)-1,8-naphthalimide: structures and solid-state fluorescence
    B. M. P. Beebeejaun-Boodoo, R. Erasmus and M. Rademeyer
    CrystEngComm, 2018, 20, 4875–4887.
  1. Pre-analytical factors related to the stability of ethanol concentration during storage of ante-mortem blood alcohol specimens
    Laurens J.B., Sewell F.J.J., Kock M.M.
    J Forensic Leg Med. 2018, 58:155-163.
  1. Phase evolution, structural characteristics and mechanism of vesicle formation from a synthetic amphiphile: Controlled morphology by tuning solution phase parameters
    Ramakanth Illa & Shankara Gayathri Radhakrishnan
    Journal Of Dispersion Science And Technology
  1. Human skin volatiles: Passive sampling and GC×GC-ToFMS analysis as a tool to investigate the skin microbiome and interactions with anthropophilic mosquito disease vectors
    Alexis P. Roodt, Yvette Naudé, Anton Stoltz, Egmont Rohwer
    Journal of Chromatography B 1097–1098 (2018) 83–93.
  1. Chemical and mechanical activation of hybrid fly ash cement
    Grizelda du Toit, Elsabé P. Kearsley, James M. Mc Donald, Richard A. Kruger, Elizabet M. van der Merwe
    Advances in Cement Research 30(9): 399–412.
  1. Analytical techniques for the determination of acetaminophen: A review
    Hanieh Montaseri, Patricia B.C. Forbes
    Trends in Analytical Chemistry 108 (2018) 122-134.
  1. Class Separation of the Trace Polar Species Present in Diesel Using Hydrophilic Interaction Chromatography and High Resolution Mass Spectrometry
    Elize Smit, Stefan De Goede, and Egmont R. Rohwer
    Energy Fuels 2018, 32, 8944−8954.
  1. Superatom chemistry: promising properties of near-spherical noble metal clusters
    Emil Roduner
    Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 2018, 20, 23812.
  1. FALDI-Based Criterion for and the Origin of an Electron Density Bridge with an Associated (3,–1) Critical Point on Bader’s Molecular Graph
    Jurgens H. de Lange, Daniël M. E. van Niekerk , and Ignacy Cukrowski
    Journal of Computational Chemistry 2018, 39, 2283–2299.
  1. Exact and Exclusive Electron Localization Indices Within QTAIM Atomic Basins
    Jurgens H. de Lange and Ignacy Cukrowski
    Journal of Computational Chemistry 2018, 39, 1517–1530.
  1. FALDI-Based Decomposition of an Atomic Interaction Line Leads to 3D Representation of the Multicenter Nature of Interactions
    Jurgens H. de Lange, Daniel M. E. van Niekerk, and Ignacy Cukrowski
    Journal of Computational Chemistry 2018, 39, 973–985.
  1. Nanomedicines for Malaria Chemotherapy: Encapsulation vs. Polymer Therapeutics
    Sindisiwe Mvango & William M. R. Matshe & Abideen O. Balogun & Lynne A. Pilcher & Mohammed O. Balogun
    Pharm Res (2018) 35:237.
  1. Molecularly imprinted polymer coated quantum dots for fluorescence sensing of acetaminophen
    Hanieh Montaseri, Patricia B.C. Forbes
    Materials Today Communications 17 (2018) 480–492.
  1. Selected fundamentals of catalysis and electrocatalysis in energy conversion reactions—A tutorial
    Emil Roduner
    Catalysis Today 309 (2018) 263–268.
  1. Base-free glucose dehydration catalysed by NHC-stabilised heterohalo cyclopentadienyl Cr(III) complexes
    Frederick P. Malan, Eric Singleton, Petrus H. van Rooyen, Jeanet Conradie and Marile´ Landman
    New J. Chem., 2018, 42, 19193.
  1. Synthesis of heterobimetallic gold(I) ferrocenylsubstituted 1,2,3-triazol-5-ylidene complexes as potential anticancer agents
    Danielle Aucamp, Sreedhar V. Kumar,  David C. Liles, Manuel A. Fernandes,a Leonie Harmse and Daniela I. Bezuidenhout
    Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 16072.
  1. Ruthenium(II) pincer complexes featuring an anionic CNC bis(1,2,3-triazol-5-ylidene)carbazolide ligand coordinated in a meridional fashion
    George Kleinhans, Gregorio Guisado-Barrios, Eduardo Peris, Daniela I. Bezuidenhout
    Polyhedron 143 (2018) 43–48.
  1. Diversity and functionality of bacillus species associated with alkaline fermentation of bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranean L. Verdc) into dawadawa-type African condiment
    Gabriel B. Akanni, Yvette Naudé, Henriëtte L. de Kock, Elna M. Buys
    European Food Research and Technology, 244(2018)1147-1158
  1. Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography coupled to high resolution time-of-flight mass spectrometry for screening of organohalogenated compounds in cat hair
    Martin Brits, Peter Gorst-Allman, Egmont R. Rohwer, Jayne De Vos, Jacob de Boer, Jana M. Weiss 
    Journal of Chromatography A, 1536 (2018) 151–162
  1. The thermal behaviour of silica varieties used for tool making in the Stone Age, Linda C. Prinsloo
    Elizabet M. van der Merwe, Lyn Wadley
    J. Therm. Anal. Calorim. (2018) 131:1135–1145
  1. Characterization of natural monatin isomers, a high intensity sweetener from the plant Sclerochiton ilicifolius from South Africa
    V.J. Maharaj,  N. Moodley, H. Vahrmeijer
    South African Journal of Botany 115 (2018) 37–43
  1. Anti-aging potential of extracts from Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst and its chemical profiling by UPLC-Q-TOF-MS
    Tinotenda ShokoVinesh J. Maharaj, Dashnie Naidoo, Malefa Tselanyane, Rudzani Nthambeleni, Eric Khorombi and Zeno Apostolides
    BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine (2018) 18:54
  1. Batch–flow hybrid synthesis of the antipsychotic clozapine
    N. C. Neyt and D. L. Riley
    React. Chem. Eng., 2018, 3, 17
  1. Electrochemistry of a series of symmetric and asymmetric CpNiBr(NHC)complexes: Probing the electrochemical environment due to push-pull effects
    Frederick P. MalanEric Singleton, Jeanet Conradie, Marilé Landman
    Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 814 (2018) 66–76
  1. Synthesis, structure, and magnetic properties of a family of copper(II) complexes and salts of isoquinoline: (isoquinoline)nCu(X)2 [X=Cl, Br] and (isoquinolinium)2CuX4(H2O)n [X = Cl, Br; n = 0,1], Richardson, A. D., Zirkman, T. J., Kebede, M. T., Landee, C. P.
    Rademeyer, M., Turnbull, M. M.
    Polyhedron, (2018), 147, 106-119
  1. Triphenylstibine-substituted Fischer carbine complexes of tungsten(0): synthesis, structure, DFT and electrochemistry
    Marile Landman,  Armand Jansen van Rensburg, Petrus H. van Rooyen,
    Marrigje M. Conradie and Jeanet Conradie
    New J. Chem., 2018, 42, 7301
  1. Chapter: Encyclopedia of Interfacial Chemistry, published by Elsevier: Metal–Support Interaction for Metal Clusters in Oxides
    E Roduner, University of Stuttgart, Germany; and University of Pretoria, South Africa
    ISBN: 9780128097397
  1. Development and optimization of a plunger assisted solventextraction method for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons sampledonto multi-channel silicone rubber traps
    Chiedza F. MunyezaOnkarabile DikaleEgmont R. RohwerPatricia B.C. Forbes
    Journal of Chromatography A, 1555 (2018) 20–29
  1. Volatile compounds produced by Bacillus species alkaline fermentation of bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranean (L.) Verdc) into a dawadawatype African food condiment using headspace solid-phase microextraction and GC × GC–TOFMS
    Gabriel B. Akanni, Henriëtte L. De Kock, Yvette Naudé and Elna M. Buys
    International Journal Of Food Properties, 2018, 21, 1, 929–941
  1. An experimental and DFT study of the packing and structure of dithenoylmethane monocarbonylphosphine Rhodium(I) complex [Rh((C4H3S)COCHCO(C4H3S))(CO)(PPh3)]
    Marrigje Marianne Conradie, Petrus H. van Rooyen
    Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling 83 (2018) 33-41
  1. Synthesis and properties of Fischer carbene complexes of N,Ndimethylaniline and anisole p- coordinated to chromium tricarbonyl, 
    Nora-ann WeststrateShalane Bouwer, Christopher Hassenrück, Nina A. van JaarsveldDavid C. Liles, Rainer F. Winter, Simon Lotz
    Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 869 (2018) 54-66
  1. CLEAN AIR JOURNAL: Commentary Continuous air monitoring results laid bare: do we know what we know? Patricia Forbes
  1. Mild and selective reduction of aldehydes utilising sodium dithionite under flow conditions, Nicole C. Neyt and Darren L. Riley
    Beilstein J. Org. Chem201814, 1529–1536
  1. Approaches for Performing Reductions under Continuous-Flow Conditions, Darren L. RileyNicole C. Neyt
    Synthesis 2018, 50, A–N
  1. Book Chapter: Chapter 19,  Novel Approaches to Environmental Monitoring, Patricia B.C. Forbes appearing in Emerging Trends in Chemical Sciences, Springer,
    ISBN 978-3-319-60407-7


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