Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications

15. Z. A. Cornwall, A. W. Harrison, and C. Murray “Kinetics of the Reactions of CH2OO with Acetone, α-Diketones, and β-Diketones.” J. Phys. Chem. A (2021) 125, 39, 8557. [link]


14. G. R. Goldsmith, B. M. G. Gormally, R. M. Green, A. W. Harrison, B. A. Hoover, K. W. Quides, Z. Thammavongsy, S. R. Welles, B. Zhang, and K. M. Gray "Facilitating Constructive Discussions of Difficult Socio-Scientific Issues” J. Microbio and Bio. Ed. 22, e00153-21 (2021). [link]


13. N. Alexander, M. Augenstein, A. M. Sorensen, C. Garcia, A. Greene, and A. W. Harrison “Computational Design of Fluorinated Morphine Derivatives for pH-specific Binding” Chem. Phys. Lett. 777, 138723 (2021). [link]

12. W. J. de Bruyn, C. Clark, A. W. Harrison, A. Castagnola, B. Lamb, M. Senstad, S. Hok “The Degradation of Acetaldehyde in Southern Californian Estuary Waters" Env. Sci. and Pol. Res. 1-11 (2021). [link]


11. N. Dietrich, M. Jimenez, A.W. Harrison, C. Coudret, E. Olmos. “Using Pop-Culture to Engage Students in the Classroom.” Journal of Chemical Education. 98, 3, 896 (2021). [link]


10. A. W. Harrison, A. M. Waterson, and W. J. de Bruyn “Spectroscopic and Photochemical Properties of Secondary Brown Carbon from Aqueous Reactions of Methylglyoxal.” ACS Earth and Space Chemistry. 4, 5, 762 (2020). [link]

9. A. W. Harrison, M. F. Shaw, and W. J. de Bruyn. “Theoretical Investigation of the Atmospheric Photochemistry of Glyoxylic Acid in the Gas-Phase.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 123, 8109 (2019). [link]

8. W. J. de Bruyn, C. D. Clark, Mary Senstad, N. Toms, A. W. Harrison. “Biological Degradation of Ethanol in Southern California Coastal Seawater.” Marine Chemistry, 103703 (2020). [link]


7. A.W. Harrison, A. Kharazmi, M. F. Shaw, M. S. Quinn, M. J. T. Jordan and S. H. Kable. “Dynamics and Quantum Yields of H2 + CH2CO as a Primary Photolysis Channel in CH3CHO.” Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 21, 14284 (2018). [link]

6. A.W. Harrison and S. H. Kable. “Photodissociation Dynamics of Propanal and Isobutanal: The Norrish Type I Pathway.” Journal of Chemical Physics 148, 164308 (2018). [link]

5. A.W. Harrison, M. Ryazanov, E. Sullivan, D.M. Neumark. “Photodissociation Dynamics of Methyl Perthiyl Radical at 248 and 193 nm.” Journal of Chemical Physics 145, 024305 (2016). [link]

4. M. Ryazanov, A.W. Harrison, G. Wang, P.E. Crider, D.M. Neumark. “Investigation of 3-fragment Photodissociation of O3 at 193 and 157 nm by Coincident Measurements.” Journal of Chemical Physics 140, 234304 (2014). [link]

3. A. W. Harrison, J. S. Lim, M. Ryazanov, G. Wang, S. Gao, D. M. Neumark. “Photodissociation Dynamics of the Thiophenoxy Radical at 248, 193, and 157 nm." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 117, 11970-11978 (2013). [link]

2. A. W. Harrison, J. S. Lim, P. E. Crider, D. M. Neumark “Three-body Photodissociation Dynamics of I2-(CO2)." Chemical Physics Letters 512, 30-34 (2011). [link]

1. P. E. Crider, A. W. Harrison, D. M. Neumark “Two- and Three-body Photodissociation Dynamics of Diiodobromide (I2Br-) anion." Journal of Chemical Physics. 134, 134306 (2011) [link]

Popular Articles and Media

5. Less Addictive Opioids. Top of Mind with Julie Rose . August 2021 [link]


4. Designing Less Addictive Opioids, through Chemistry. Aaron W. Harrison The Conversation, July 2021. [link]

3. Lessons from Spider-Man: How video games could change college education. Aaron W. Harrison The Conversation, January 2019. [link]

2. Healthy Squeeze. Aaron Harrison, Berkeley Science Review, Spring 2013 issue. [link]

1. Book Review: Heisenberg in the Atomic Age. Aaron Harrison, Berkeley Science Review, Fall 2012 issue. [link]