A Complete List of Published Work can also be found in Dr. Han's NCBI Bibliography:

2017 Journal Articles

Scientific Reports

Signature of an aggregation-prone conformation of tau
N.A. Eschmann, E.R. Georgieva, P. Ganguly, P.P. Borbat, M.D. Rappaport, Y. Akdogan, J.H. Freed, J.E. Shea, S. Han, Sci. Rep. 7 (2017) 1-10

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys Jan. 2017

Gd3+-Gd3+ distances exceeding 3 nm determined by very high frequency continuous wave electron paramagnetic resonance
J.A. Clayton, M. Qi, A. Godt, D. Goldfarb, S. Han, M.S. Sherwin, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. Accepted.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys Jan. 2017

Effect of electron spectral diffusion on static dynamic nuclear polarization at 7 Tesla
A. Leavesley, D. Shimon, T. Siaw, A. Feintuch, D. Goldfarb, S. Vega, I. Kaminker, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 19 (2017) 3596-3605.

2016 Journal Articles

J. Am. Chem. Soc. August 2016

Hydration dynamics of a peripheral membrane protein
O. Fisette, C. Paslack, R. Barnes, J.M. Isas, R. Langen, M. Heyden, S. Han, L.V. Schafer, J. Am Chem. Soc. 138 (2016) 11526-11535

JMR April 2016

Adenosine A2a receptors form distinc oligomers in protein detergent complexes
N.S. Schonenbach, M.D. Rieth, S. Han, M.A. O'Malley, FEBS Lett. 590 (2016) 3295–3306

JMR April 2016

Contrasting Effects of Glycerol and DMSO on Lipid Membrane Surface Hydration Dynamics and Forces
A. Schrader, C. Cheng, J. Israelachvili, S. Han, J. Chem. Phys. 145 (2016) 041101

JMR April 2016

Molecular and structural basis of low interfacial energy of complex coacervates in water
Y. Jho, H. Yoo, Y. Lin, S. Han, D. Hwang, Adv. Colloid Interface Sci. In Press

JMR April 2016 Biocontinuous Fluid Structure with Low Cohesive Energy: Molecular Basis for Exceptionally Low Interfacial Tension of Complex Coacervate Fluids
K. Huang, H. Yoo, Y. Jho, S. Han, D. Hwang, ACS Nano 10 (2016) 5051-5062
JMR April 2016 Stability of protein-specific hydration shell on crowding
K. Huang, C.N. Kingsley, R. Sheil, C. Cheng, J.B. Bierma, K.W. Roskamp, D. Khago, R.W. Martin, S. Han, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138 (16) (2016) 5392–5402
JMR March 2016 A versatile and modular quasi optics-based 200 GHz dual dynamic nuclear polarization and electron paramagnetic resonance instrument
T.A. Siaw, A. Leavesley, A. Lund, I. Kaminker, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 264  (2016) 131-153
PMCID: ​PMC4770585
PNAS Protein structural and surface water rearrangement constitute major events in the earliest aggregation stages of tau
A. Pavlova, C. Cheng, M. Kinnebrew, J. Lew, F. Dahlquist, S. Han, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 113 (2) (2016) E127-E136
PMCID: PMC4720316

2015 Journal Articles

Chemical Science Surface water retardation around single-chain polymeric nanoparticles: critical for catalytic function?
P. Stals, C. Cheng, L. Beek, A. Wauters, A. Palmans, S. Han, E. Meijer, Chem. Sci. 7 (2015) 2011-2015
DOI: 10.1039/C5SC02319J
Journal of Physical Chemistry B Tau Aggregation Propensity Engrained in Its Solution State
N. Eschmann, T. Do, N. LaPointe, J. Shea, S. Feinstein, M. Bowers, S. Han, J. Phys. Chem. 119 (45) (2015) 14421–14432
PMCID: PMC4645975
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.5b08092 
ACS Biomaterials Mussel Coating Protein-Derived Complex Coacervates Mitigate Frictional Surface Damage
D. Miller, S. Das, K. Huang, S. Han, J. Israelachvili, J. Waite, ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng., 1 (11) (2015) 1121–1128
PMCID: PMC4642218
ACS Editors' Choice Paper
PCCP Cover Direct Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Targeting Catalytically Active 27Al Sites
A. Lund, M. Hsieh, T. Siaw, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17 (2015) 25449-25454
PMID: 26365719
PCCP Cover Anomalously rapid hydration water diffusion dynamics near DNA surfaces
J. Franck, Y. Ding, K. Stone, P. Qin, S. Han, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 137 (37) (2015) 12013-12023
PMCID: PMC4656248
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b05813
PNAS Cover Correlating steric-hydration forces with water dynamics through surface force and diffusion NMR measurements in a lipid-DMSO-H2O system
A. Schrader, S. Donaldson, J. Song, C. Cheng, D. Lee, S. Han, J. Israelachvili, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 112 (34) (2015) 10708–10713
PMCID: PMC4553805
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1512325112  
Active Cancellation - A Means to Zero Dead-Time Pulse EPR
J. Franck, R. Barnes, T. Keller, T. Kaufmann, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson., 261 (2015) 199-204
PMCID: PMC4688155
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2015.07.005
Biophysical Journal Cover DMSO induces dehydration near lipid membrane surfaces
C. Cheng, J. Song, J. Pas, L. Meijer, S. Han, Biophys. J., 109 (2) (2015) 330-339
PMCID: PMC4621616
DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2015.06.011
Ion specific effects: decoupling ion-ion and ion-water interactions
J. Song, M. Kim, T. Kang, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17 (2015) 8306-8322
PMCID: PMC4656249
DOI: 10.1039/C4CP05992A
Functional Consequences of the Oligomeric Assembly of Proteorhodopsin
S. Hussain, M. Kinnebrew, N. Schonenbach, E. Aye, S. Han, J. Molec. Biol., 427 (6B) (2015) 1278-1290
PMCID: PMC4374980
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmb.2015.01.004
Nanometer-Scale Water and Proton Diffusion Heterogeneities across Water Channels in Polymer Electrolyte Membranes
J. Song, O. H. Han,  S. Han, Angew. Chem., 54 (12) (2015) 3615-3620
PMCID: PMC4450673
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201408318

2015 Book Chapters

Methods in Enzymology: Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Investigations of Biological Systems by Using Spin Labels, Spin Probes, and Intrinsic Metal Ions - Part B
Edited by: P. Z. Qin, K. Warncke

Vol. 564, Elsevier Inc. (2015)

Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Studies on Local Water Dynamics
I. Kaminker, R. Barnes, and S. Han
PMID: 26477261
DOI: 10.1016/bs.mie.2015.06.040


Protein NMR - Modern Techniques and Biomedical Applications
Edited by: Lawrence Berliner

Vol. 32, Springer (2015) 43-74

Mapping Out Protein Hydration Dynamics by Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization
C. Cheng, J. Song, J. Franck, S. Han
DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4899-7621-5_2

2014 Journal Articles

MRS Bulletin Local water diffusivity as a molecular probe of surface hydrophilicity 
J. Song, B. Allison, S. Han, MRS Bull., 39 (12) (2014) 1082-1088
DOI: 10.1557/mrs.2014.254

Cholesterol Enhances Surface Water Diffusion of Phospholipid Bilayers
C. Y. Cheng, L. Olijve, R. Kausik, S. Han, J. Chem. Phys., 141 (22D513) (2014)
PMCID: PMC4201661
DOI: 10.1063/1.4897539

Determining the oligomeric structure of proteorhodopsin by Gd3+-based pulsed dipolar spectroscopy of multiple distances
D.T. Edwards, T. Huber, S. Hussain, K.M. Stone, M. Kinnebrew, I. Kaminker, E. Matalon, M.S. Sherwin, D. Goldfarb, S. Han, Structure, 22 (11) (2014) 1677-1686
DOI: 10.1016/j.str.2014.09.008
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Intrinsic Surface-Drying Properties of Bioadhesive Proteins
Y. Akdogan, W. Wei, K. Huang, Y. Kageyama, E. W. Danner, D. R. Miller, N. R. Martinez Rodriguez, J. H. Waite, S. Han, Angew. Chem., 126 (42) (2014) 11435-11438
PMCID: PMC4198389
DOI: 10.1002/ange.201406858  

Featured in Nature Materials | Research Highlights

PCCP cover image Role of Electron Spin Dynamics on Solid-State Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Performance
T. Siaw, M. Fehr, A. Lund, A. Latimer, S. Walker D. Edwards, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16 (2014) 18694-18706.
DOI: 10.1039/C4CP02013H
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Probing water density and dynamics in the chaperonin GroEL cavity
J. Franck, M. Sokolovski, N. Kessler, E. Matalon, M. Gordon-Grossman, S. Han, D. Goldfarb, A. Horovitz, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136 (26) (2014) 9396-9403
PMCID: PMC4091268
DOI: 10.1021/ja503501x  

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Specific Ions Modulate Diffusion Dynamics of Hydration Water on Lipid Membrane Surfaces
J. Song, J. Franck, P. Pincus, M.W. Kim, S. Han, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136 (6) (2014) 2642-2649
PMCID: PMC3985948
DOI: 10.1021/ja4121692   013 Journal Articles

Chemical Science cover Fluidity and Water in Nanoscale Domains Define Coacervate Hydrogels
J.H. Ortony, S.H. Choi, J.M. Spruell, J.N. Hunt, N.A. Lynd, D.V. Krogstad, V.S. Urban, C.J. Hawker, E.J. Kramer, S. Han, Chemical Sciences 5 (2013) 58-67
DOI: 10.1039/C3SC52368C
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Hydration Dynamics as an Intrinsic Ruler for Refining Protein Structure at Lipid Membrane Interfaces
C.Y. Cheng, J. Varkey, M.R. Ambroso, R. Langen, S. Han, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 110 (42) (2013) 16838–16843
PMCID: PMC3800990
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1307678110  

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DAC-board based X-band EPR Spectrometer with Arbitrary Waveform Control (w/Audio Slide Presentation)
T. Kaufmann, T.J. Keller, J.M. Franck, R.P. Barnes, S.J. Glaser, J.M. Martinis, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 235 (2013) 95-108
PMCID: PMC3863685
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2013.07.015  

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Quantitative cw Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization for the Analysis of Local Water Dynamics
J. M. Franck, A. Pavlova, J.A. Scott, S. Han, Prog. Nucl. Magn. Reson. 74 (2013) 33-56
PMCID: PMC3798041
DOI: 10.1016/j.pnmrs.2013.06.001  

PCCP cover Temperature Dependence of High Field 13C Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Processes below 35 Kelvin
S.A. Walker, D.T. Edwards, T. Siaw, B.D. Armstrong, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 15 (36) (2013) 15106-15120
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Extending the Distance Range Accessed with Continuous Wave EPR with Gd3+ Spin Probes at High Magnetic Fields
D.T. Edwards, Z. Ma, T.J. Meade, D. Goldfarb, S. Han, M.S. Sherwin, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15 (2013) 11313-11326
PMCID: PMC4142211
DOI: 10.1039/C3CP43787F  

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Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization-Enhanced NMR Relaxometry
J.M. Franck, R. Kausik, S. Han, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 178 (2013) 113-118
PMCID: PMC3702190
DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2013.04.019  

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Asymmetric Collapse in Biomimetic Complex Coacervates Revealed by Local Polymer and Water Dynamics
J.H. Ortony, D.S. Hwang, J.M. Franck, J.H. Waite, S. Han, Biomacromolecules, 14(5) (2013) 1395-1402
PMCID: PMC4090114
DOI: 10.1021/bm4000579

PCCP cover Phase Cycling with a 240 GHz Free Electron Laser-powered Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectrometer
D.T. Edwards, Y. Zhang, S.J. Glaser, S. Han, M.S. Sherwin, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15 (2013) 5707-5719
DOI: 10.1039/C3CP44492A
JACS cover Nonlinear Scaling of Surface Water Diffusion with Bulk Water Viscosity of Crowded Solutions
J.M. Franck, J.A. Scott, S. Han, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 135(11) (2013) 4175-4178
DOI: 10.1021/ja3112912
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Structural Insight into Proteorhodopsin Oligomers
K. M. Stone, J. Voska, M. Kinnebrew, A. Pavlova, M. J. N. Junk, S. Han, Biophys. J., 104(2) (2013) 472-481
PMCID: PMC3552253
DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2012.11.3831  

Ann Rev Phys Chem cover Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Methods in Solids and Solutions to Explore Membrane Proteins and Membrane Systems
C.Y. Cheng and S. Han, Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem., 64 (2013) 507-532
DOI: 10.1146/annurev-physchem-040412-110028
Ange cover Transmembrane Protein Activation Refined by Site-Specific Hydration Dynamics
S. Hussain, J. M. Franck, S. Han, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 52(7) (2013) 1953 - 1958
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201206147

2013 Book Chapters

Annual Review of Physical Chemistry
Vol. 64, Annual Reviews (2013)

Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Methods in Solids and Solutions to Explore Membrane Proteins and Membrane Systems
C. Cheng and S. Han
PMID: 23331309
DOI: 10.1146/annurev-physchem-040412-110028

2012 Journal Articles

Analytical Chemistry cover Quantitative Analysis of Molecular Transport across Liposomal Bilayer by J-mediated 13C Dynamic Nuclear Polarization
C.Y. Cheng, J.G.M.O. Goor, S. Han, Anal. Chem., 84(21) (2012) 8936-3940
DOI: 10.1021/ac301932h
Biomacromolecules cover Nature of Interactions between PEO-PPO-PEO Triblock Copolymers and Lipid Membranes: The Role of Hydration Dynamics Revealed by Dynamic Nuclear Polarization
C. Cheng, J. Wang, R. Kausik, K. C. Lee, S. Han, Biomacromolecules, 13(9) (2012) 2624-2633
DOI: 10.1021/bm300848c
JMR cover Distance measurements across randomly distributed nitroxide probes from the temperature dependence of the electron spin phase memory time at 240 GHz
D.T. Edwards, S. Takahashi, M. S. Sherwin, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson., 223 (2012) 198-206
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2012.07.004
JMR cover Inductively coupled NMR probe for versatile dynamic nuclear polarization operation at 7 Tesla: observation of 61 ± 2% 1H polarization at 4 K
T. Siaw, S. A. Walker, B. D. Armstrong, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson., 221 (2012) 5-10
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2012.05.017
Radiology cover Hyperpolarized Water as an MRI Contrast Agent
M. D. Lingwood, T. Siaw, N. Sailasuta, O. A. Abulseoud, H. R. Chan, B. D. Ross, P. Bhattacharya, S. Han, , Radiology, 265 (3) (2012) 418-425
Nature cover Pulsed electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy powered by a free-electron laser
S. Takahashi, L.-C. Brunel, D. T. Edwards, J. van Tol, G. Ramian, S. Han, M. S. Sherwin, Nature 489 (74160) (2012) 409-13
DOI: 10.1038/nature11437
JMR cover Overhauser dynamic nuclear polarization amplification of NMR flow imaging
M. D. Lingwood, A. J. Sederman, M. D. Mantle, L. F. Gladden, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 216 (2012) 94–100
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2012.01.007
JMR cover An ultrasensitive tool exploiting hydration dynamics to decipher weak lipid membrane–polymer interactions
C. Cheng, J. Wang, R. Kausik, K. C. Lee, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 215 (2012) 115-119
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2011.12.004

2011 Journal Articles

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Site-Specific Hydration Dynamics in the Nonpolar Core of a Molten Globule by Dynamic Nuclear Polarization of Water
B.D. Armstrong, J. Choi, C. Lopez, D. A. Wesener, W. Hubbell, S. Cavagnero, S. Han, J. Am. Chem. Soc.133 (2011) 5987–5995
PMCID: PMC3095581
DOI: 10.1021/ja111515s

PCCP cover Dynamics and State of Lipid Bilayer-internal Water Unraveled with Solution State 1H Dynamic Nuclear Polarization
R. Kausik, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2011) 13, 7732-7746
DOI: 10.1039/c0cp02512g
New Journal of Physics cover Probing the Hydration Water Diffusion of Macromolecular Surfaces and Interfaces
J. H. Ortony, C.-Y. Cheng, R. Kausik, A. Pavlova, J. Hunt, S. Han, New J. Phys.13 (2011) 015006 (15pp)
DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/13/1/015006

2011 Book Chapters

Annual Reports on NMR cover Annual Reports on NMR Spectroscopy
Edited by: Graham A. Webb

Vol. 73, Elsevier Academic Press (2011)

Solution State Dynamics Nuclear Polarization 
M. D. Lingwood, S. Han. (Pages 83-126)
PMID: 12137529

2010 Journal Articles

PCCP cover A 200 GHz Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Spectrometer
B.D. Armstrong, D.T. Edwards, R.J. Wylde, S.A. Walker, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 12 (2010) 5920-5926
DOI: 10.1039/c002290j
JMR cover Continuous Flow Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization of Water in the Fringe Field of a Clinical Magnetic Resonance Imaging System for Authentic Image Contrast
M. D. Lingwood, T. A. Siaw, N. Sailasuta, B. D. Ross, P. Bhattacharya and S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 205 (2) (2010) 247-254
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2010.05.008
JMR cover Heisenberg Spin Exchange Effects of Nitroxide Radicals on Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization in the Low Field Limit at 1.5 mT
M.D. Lingwood, I.A. Ivanov, A.R. Cote, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 204 (1) (2010) 56-63
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2010.01.015
JMR cover L-band Overhauser dynamic nuclear polarization
S. Garcia, J.H. Walton, B.A. Armstrong, S. Han, M.J. Mcarthy, J. Magn. Reson. 203 (1) (2010) 138-143
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2009.12.012

2009 Journal Articles

JACS cover Ultrasensitive Detection of Interfacial Water Diffusion on Lipid Vesicle Surfaces at Molecular Length Scales
R. Kausik, S. Han.
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131 (51) (2009) 18254-18256
DOI: 10.1021/ja9060849
JMR cover Dynamic Nuclear Polarization of 13C in Aqueous Solutions under Ambient Conditions
M.D. Lingwood, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 201 (2) (2009) 137-145
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2009.09.002
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Local Water Dynamics in Coacervated Polyelectrolytes Monitored through Dynamic Nuclear Polarization-Enhanced 1H NMR
R. Kausik, A. Srivastava, P.A. Korevaar, G. Stucky, J.H. Waite, S. Han, Macromolecules 42 (19) (2009) 7404–7412
PMCID: PMC2929756
DOI: 10.1021/ma901137g  

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Site-specific Dynamic Nuclear Polarization of Hydration Water as a Generally Applicable Approach to Monitor Protein Aggregation
A. Pavlova, E.R. McCarney, D.W. Peterson, F.W. Dahlquist, J. Lew, S. Han, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (PCCP) 11 (2009) 6833-6839
PMCID: PMC3153360
DOI: 10.1039/b906101k  

JMR cover Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization and Molecular Dynamics Simulations using Pyrroline and Piperidine Ring Nitroxide Radicals
B.D. Armstrong, P. Soto, J. Shea, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 200 (2009) 137-141
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2009.05.013
JACS cover Overhauser Dynamic Nuclear Polarization To Study Local Water Dynamics
B.D. Armstrong, S. Han, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131 (13) (2009) 4641-4647
DOI: 10.1021/ja809259q
Diffusion fundamentals cover Study of Local Diffusion Coefficients of the Hydration Layer of Lipid Vesicle Bilayers
R. Kausik, B. D. Armstrong, S. Han, Diffusion Fundamentals 10 (2009) 27.1-27.4
PMCID: PMC3985948
DOI: 10.1021/ja4121692


2008 Journal Articles

Langmuir cover Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Enhanced Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Electron Spin Resonance Studies of Hydration and Local Water Dynamics in Micelle and Vesicle Assemblies
E. R. McCarney, B.D. Armstrong, R. Kausik, S. Han, Langmuir. 24 (18) (2008) 10062-10072
DOI: 10.1021/la800334k
AMR cover Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Studies of Local Water Dynamics in Soft Molecular Assemblies at 9.8 GHz
S. Han, E. R. McCarney, B.D. Armstrong, Appl. Magn. Reson. 34 (3-4) (2008) 439-451
DOI: 10.1007/s00723-008-0135-3
Portable X-Band System for Solution State Dynamic Nuclear Polarization
B.D. Armstrong, M.D. Lingwood, E.R. McCarney, E.R. Brown, P. Blümler, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 191 (2) (2008) 273-281
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2008.01.004
JMR cover Spin-Labeled Gel for the Production of Radical-Free Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Enhanced Molecules for NMR Spectroscopy and Imaging
E.R. McCarney, S. Han, J. Magn. Reson. 190 (2) (2008) 307-315
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmr.2007.11.013
AIP Conf Cover Local Hydration Dynamics in Soft Matter by Dynamic Nuclear Polarization of 1H-water
B. D. Armstrong, R. Kausik, S. Han, AIP Conf. Proc. 1081 (2008) 14-17
DOI: 10.1063/1.3058535

2008 Book Chapters

Book cover Magnetic Resonance Microscopy
Edited by: S. Codd, J. Seymour
Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany

Dynamic Nuclear Polarization-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Analysis at X-band using Amplified 1H Water Signal
S. Han., E.R. McCarney, B.D. Armstrong and M.D. Lingwood (Chapter 11)

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