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Scholarly Works

Gerald Takacs
Professor

2015 Submissions

Full Length Book

Allston, Thomas D., et al. Clean Energy: Hydrogen/Fuel Cells Laboratory Manual. New York, NY: LuLu Publishing, 2015. Print. ∆

Journal Paper

Takacs, Gerald A. and Alla Bailey. "Surface characterization of polystyrene treated with ozone and grafted with poly(acrylic acid)." Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology 29. 1 (2015): 1-11. Print. «

Takacs, Gerald A., Alla Bailey, and Thomas Allston. "Hydrogen Storage Experiments for an Undergraduate Laboratory Course-Clean Energy: Hydrogen/Fuel Cells." Journal of Chemical Education 92. 4 (2015): 688-692. Print. «

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Bailey, Alla, Gerald A. Takacs, and Brendra Mastrangelo. "Educational experience: Training high school teachers in the field of “Clean energy: Hydrogen/fuel cells"." 40th Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society. American Chemical Society. Ithaca, NY. 10 Jun. 2015. Conference Presentation.

Toro, Marc, Alla Bailey, and Gerald A. Takacs. "Surface Modification of Poly(ethylene 2,6-napthalate) Treated with Ozone and UV Photo-oxidation." 42th Annual Rochester Academy of Science Paper Session. Rochester Academy of Science. Canandaigua, NY. 7 Nov. 2015. Conference Presentation.

Li, Xinyun, Alla Bailey, and Gerald A. Takacs. "Surface Modification of the Landfill Waste Polystyrene with Vacuum UV Photo-Oxidation and Grafted with Poly(Acrylic Acid)." 42th Annual Rochester Academy of Science Paper Session. Rochester Academy of Science. Canandaigua, NY. 7 Nov. 2015. Conference Presentation.

2014 Submissions

Journal Paper

Takacs, G. A., et al. "UV Photo-chlorination and - Bromination of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes." Journal of Materials Research 29. 2 (2014): 239-246. Print. *

Book Chapter

Takacs, G. A., L. Oliveira, and T. Debies. "Reaction of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes with Gaseous Oxygen and Chlorine Atoms." Recent Advances in Adhesion Science and Technology. Ed. Wojciech (Voytek) Gutowski and Hanna Dodiuk. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, 2014. 319-329. Print. *

2013 Submissions

Journal Paper

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "Fluoride Ions at the Cu-fluoropolymer Interface." Surface and Interface Analysis 46. 6 (2013): 1056-1062. Print. £

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "Vacuum UV Photo-oxidation and Reaction of Oxygen Atoms with Poly(ethylene 2,6-napthalate)." Proceedings of 9th European Technical Symposium on Polyimides & High Performance Functional Polymers. (2013): 183-192. Print. ∆

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Abdulal, Entesar Al, et al. "Surface Modification of Polystyrene with Ozone." 40th Annual Meeting of the Rochester Academy of Science. Nazareth College. Rochester, NY. 9 Nov. 2013. Conference Presentation. ∆

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "Vacuum UV Photo-oxidation and Reaction of Oxygen Atoms with Poly(ethylene napthalate)." 9th European Technical Symposium on Polyimides & High Performance Functional Polymers (STEPI 9). University of Montpellier. Montpellier, France. 3 Jun. 2013. Conference Presentation. ∆

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "UV Photo-chlorination and Bromination of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes." Ninth International Symposium on Polymer Surface Modification: Relevance to Adhesion. Leigh University. Bethlehem, PA. 17 Jun. 2013. Conference Presentation. ∆

Abdulal, Entesar Al, et al. "Reaction of Ozone with the Landfill Waste Polystyrene." Finger Lakes Research Conference. Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Geneva, NY. 15 Nov. 2013. Conference Presentation. ∆

2012 Submissions

Journal Paper

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "Surface Characterization of UV Photo-oxidized Colorless Polyimides." Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. (2012): DOI: 10.1163/156856111X62309625. Web. £

Takacs, Gerald A., L. Oliveira, and T. Debies. "Surface Modification of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes with Gaseous Oxygen and Chlorine Atoms." Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology 26. (2012): 221-230. Print. £

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "Surface Activation of Perfluorosulfonic Acid Membrane Used in Fuel Cells with Vacuum UV Photo-oxidation." Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. (2012): DOI: 10.1080/01694243.2012.705525. Web. £

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "XPS Studies of Poly(acrylic acid) Grafted onto UV Photo-Oxidized Polystyrene Surfaces." Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. (2012): DOI: 10.1080/01694243.2012.691037. Web. £

Takacs, Gerald A., et al. "Surface Oxidation of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Paper with Oxygen Atoms." Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. (2012): DOI: 10.1080/01694243.2012.705093. Web. £

2011 Submissions

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Takacs, Gerald A. "Photo- and Plasma-chemistry Relevant to Hydrogen Fuel Cells." Rochester Engineering Symposium. Rochester Technical Engineering Societies. Radisson Riverside Hotel, Rochester, NY. 26 Apr. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆

Takacs, Gerald A. "New Online Course Entitled Clean Energy: Hydrogen/Fuel Cells." 15th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference/Transformative Education Session. 5th International Conference on Green & Sustainable Chemistry. Washington, DC, Washington, DC. 22 Jun. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆

2010 Submissions

Published Article

Razdan, M., A. Entenberg, T. Debies, B. Parekh, P. Rai, and G.A. Takacs. “Surface Modification of Poly(biphenyl dianhydride-para-phenylene diamine) (BPDA-PDA) and Poly (pyromellitic dianhydride-oxydianiline) (PMDA-ODA) Polyimides with UV Photo-oxidation.” Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 24 (2010): 1153-1166. Print. † ≠ «

Formal Presentation

Oliveira, L., T. Debies, and G.A. Takacs. “Surface Modification of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes with Oxygen and Chlorine Atoms.” Special Symposium on Recent Advances in Adhesion Science and Technology in Honor of Dr. Kash Mittal, 240th American Chemical Society National Meeting. Boston, MA. 20-22 Aug. 2010. Presentation. †