Dr. Marek Pruski

Scientist, Ames Laboratory and Adjunct Professor, Iowa State University
230 Spedding Hall
The Ames Laboratory
Ames, IA 50011-3020
Phone 515-294-2017
Fax 515-294-4709
Email marek@ameslab.gov

Research Interests

  • High resolution solid state NMR methods
  • Applied studies: heterogeneous catalysis and other complex materials

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(Chronologically most recent on top)Education

  • Ph.D. 1981, Nicholas Copernicus University
  • B.S. 1977, Nicholas Copernicus University, Torun, Poland

(Chronologically most recent on top)Professional Appointments

  • 2003, 2009, Visiting Professor, University of Caen, France
  • 1998, 2000, Visiting Professor, University of Lille, France
  • 1988-present, Associate Scientist, Scientist and Senior Scientist, Ames Laboratory
  • 1985-1988, Postdoctoral Fellow, Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University
  • 1982-1985, Lecturer and Research Assistant, Nicholas Copernicus University

(Chronologically most recent on top)Publications with the Ames Laboratory

Mao K M; Kennedy G J; Althaus S M; Pruski M . 2012. Spectral editing in C-13 solid-state NMR at high magnetic field using fast MAS and spin-echo dephasing. Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. 47-48:19-22. abstract
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Althaus S M; Mao K M; Kennedy G J; Pruski M . 2012. Solid-State NMR Studies of Fossil Fuels using One- and Two-Dimensional Methods at High Magnetic Field. Energy & Fuels. 26:4405-4412. abstract
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Kandel K; Althaus S M; Peeraphatdit C; Kobayashi T; Trewyn B G; Pruski M; Slowing I I . 2012. Substrate inhibition in the heterogeneous catalyzed aldol condensation: A mechanistic study of supported organocatalysts. Journal of Catalysis. 291:63-68. abstract
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Fernandez C; Pruski M; Chan J C C . 2012. Probing Quadrupolar Nuclei by Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy: Recent Advances. Solid State NMR. 306:119-188. abstract
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Kobayashi T; Hlova I Z; Singh N K; Pecharsky V K; Pruski M . 2012. Solid-State NMR Study of Li-Assisted Dehydrogenation of Ammonia Borane. Inorganic Chemistry. 51:4108-4115. abstract
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Hara K; Akahane S; Wiench J W; Burgin B R; Ishito N; Lin V S Y; Fukuoka A; Pruski M . 2012. Selective and Efficient Silylation of Mesoporous Silica: A Quantitative Assessment of Synthetic Strategies by Solid-State NMR. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 116:7083-7090. abstract
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Singh N K; Kobayashi T; Dolotko O; Wiench J W; Pruski M; Pecharsky V K . 2012. Mechanochemical transformations in NaNH(2)-MgH(2) mixtures. Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 513:324-327. abstract
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Dolotko O; Kobayashi T; Wiench J W; Pruski M; Pecharsky V . 2011. Investigation of the thermochemical transformations in the LiAlH(4)-LiNH(2) system. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 36:10626-10634. abstract
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Nedd S; Kobayashi T; Tsai C H; Slowing I I; Pruski M; Gordon M S . 2011. Using a Reactive Force Field To Correlate Mobilities Obtained from Solid-State (13)C NMR on Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticle Systems. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 115:16333-16339. abstract
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Liu D J; Wang J; Ackerman D M; Slowing I I; Pruski M; Chen H T; Lin V S Y; Evans J W . 2011. Interplay between Anomalous Transport and Catalytic Reaction Kinetics in Single-File Nanoporous Systems. ACS Catalysis. 1:751-763. abstract
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