Dr John G. McCaffrey

Chemistry

Senior Lecturer

Science Building
2.70
(01) 7083801

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
1992 'SPECTROSCOPY AND PHOTODISSOCIATION OF CHLORINE MONOMERS AND CLUSTERS IN ARGON MATRICES'
MCCAFFREY, JG;KUNZ, H;SCHWENTNER, N (1992) 'SPECTROSCOPY AND PHOTODISSOCIATION OF CHLORINE MONOMERS AND CLUSTERS IN ARGON MATRICES'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 96 :155-164 [Details]
1997 'Spectroscopy and photodissociation of dimethylzinc in solid argon. 1. Vacuum UV luminescence detection synchrotron radiation photolysis'
Bracken, VA;Gurtler, P;McCaffrey, JG (1997) 'Spectroscopy and photodissociation of dimethylzinc in solid argon. 1. Vacuum UV luminescence detection synchrotron radiation photolysis'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 101 :9854-9862 [Details]
1997 'Spectroscopy and photodissociation of dimethylzinc in solid argon. 2. FTIR detection ArF laser photolysis'
Bracken, VA;Legay-Sommaire, N;McCaffrey, JG (1997) 'Spectroscopy and photodissociation of dimethylzinc in solid argon. 2. FTIR detection ArF laser photolysis'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 101 :9863-9869 [Details]
1997 'Luminescence spectroscopy of atomic zinc in rare-gas solids .1'
Bracken, VA;Gurtler, P;McCaffrey, JG (1997) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of atomic zinc in rare-gas solids .1'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 107 :5290-5299 [Details]
1998 'A pair potentials study of matrix-isolated atomic zinc. II. Intersystem crossing in rare-gas clusters and matrices'
Breckenridge, WH;Morse, MD;McCaffrey, JG (1998) 'A pair potentials study of matrix-isolated atomic zinc. II. Intersystem crossing in rare-gas clusters and matrices'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 109 :3137-3144 [Details]
1998 'Spectroscopic characterization of the unusually strongly bound, doubly excited van der Waals state, Mg(3p pi 3p pi P-3(J))center dot Kr[(3)Sigma(-)]'
Leung, AWK;McCaffrey, JG;Breckenridge, WH (1998) 'Spectroscopic characterization of the unusually strongly bound, doubly excited van der Waals state, Mg(3p pi 3p pi P-3(J))center dot Kr[(3)Sigma(-)]'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 109 :7777-7783 [Details]
1998 'A pair potentials study of matrix-isolated atomic zinc. I. Excited P-1(1) state dynamics in solid Ar'
Kerins, PN;McCaffrey, JG (1998) 'A pair potentials study of matrix-isolated atomic zinc. I. Excited P-1(1) state dynamics in solid Ar'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 109 :3131-3136 [Details]
1998 'Photodissociation of dimethylmercury in argon matrixes by 193 and 248 nm laser irradiation'
Crepin, C;Legay-Sommaire, N;McCaffrey, JG;Tramer, A (1998) 'Photodissociation of dimethylmercury in argon matrixes by 193 and 248 nm laser irradiation'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 102 :4014-4020 [Details]
1999 'Spectroscopic characterization of the Zn(4s(2))center dot Ne[(1)Sigma(+)] and Zn(4s4p pi)center dot Ne[(1)Pi(1)] van der Waals states'
McCaffrey, JG;Bellert, D;Leung, AWK;Breckenridge, WH (1999) 'Spectroscopic characterization of the Zn(4s(2))center dot Ne[(1)Sigma(+)] and Zn(4s4p pi)center dot Ne[(1)Pi(1)] van der Waals states'. Chemical Physics Letters, 302 :113-118 [Details]
1999 'Spectroscopic characterization of excited Ca(4s4d delta D-3(J))RG((3)Delta(1,2)) states (RG=Ar, Kr, Xe): No heavy-atom mixing of RG(nd delta) character into the wave functions'
Leung, AWK;Kaup, JG;Bellert, D;McCaffrey, JG;Breckenridge, WH (1999) 'Spectroscopic characterization of excited Ca(4s4d delta D-3(J))RG((3)Delta(1,2)) states (RG=Ar, Kr, Xe): No heavy-atom mixing of RG(nd delta) character into the wave functions'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 111 :981-987 [Details]
1999 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic cadmium'
Healy, B;McCaffrey, JG (1999) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic cadmium'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 110 :3903-3912 [Details]
2000 'A synchrotron radiation study of high-lying excited states of matrix-isolated atomic magnesium'
Kerins, P;Healy, B;McCaffrey, JG (2000) 'A synchrotron radiation study of high-lying excited states of matrix-isolated atomic magnesium'. Low Temperature Physics, 26 :756-761 [Details]
2000 'Simulation of atomic cadmium spectroscopy in rare gas solids using pair potentials'
Healy, B;McCaffrey, JG (2000) 'Simulation of atomic cadmium spectroscopy in rare gas solids using pair potentials'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 104 :3553-3562 [DOI] [Details]
2001 'Quenching of excited P-1(1) state atomic zinc by molecular nitrogen: A matrix-isolation spectroscopy/quantum chemical calculation study'
Colmenares, F;McCaffrey, JG;Novaro, O (2001) 'Quenching of excited P-1(1) state atomic zinc by molecular nitrogen: A matrix-isolation spectroscopy/quantum chemical calculation study'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 114 :9911-9918 [Details]
2003 'Luminescence spectroscopy of P-3(1) and P-3(0) state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr, and Xe'
Collier, MA;McCaffrey, JG (2003) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of P-3(1) and P-3(0) state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr, and Xe'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 119 :11878-11887 [DOI] [Details]
2003 'A pair-potentials analysis of the emission spectroscopy of P-3(1) state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr, and Xe'
Collier, MA;McCaffrey, JG (2003) 'A pair-potentials analysis of the emission spectroscopy of P-3(1) state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr, and Xe'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 119 :11888-11898 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated z(6)P state atomic manganese'
Collier, MA;McCaffrey, JG (2005) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated z(6)P state atomic manganese'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 122 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'The absorption and excitation spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Sites of isolation in the solid rare gases'
Collier, MA;McCaffrey, JG (2005) 'The absorption and excitation spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Sites of isolation in the solid rare gases'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 122 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Excitation of the forbidden a(6)D(J)<-> a(6)S transitions'
Collier, MA;Ryan, MC;McCaffrey, JG (2005) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Excitation of the forbidden a(6)D(J)<-> a(6)S transitions'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 123 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'Rab11-FIP3 is critical for the structural integrity of the endosomal recycling compartment'
Horgan, CP;Oleksy, A;Zhdanov, AV;Lall, PY;White, IJ;Khan, AR;Futter, CE;McCaffrey, JG;McCaffrey, MW (2007) 'Rab11-FIP3 is critical for the structural integrity of the endosomal recycling compartment'. Traffic, 8 :414-430 [DOI] [Details]
2008 'Amplified emission of phthalocyanine isolated in cryogenic matrices'
Dozova, N;Murray, C;McCaffrey, JG;Shafizadeh, N;Crepin, C (2008) 'Amplified emission of phthalocyanine isolated in cryogenic matrices'. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 10 :2167-2174 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'A Simple Spreadsheet Program for the Calculation of Lattice-Site Distributions'
McCaffrey, JG (2009) 'A Simple Spreadsheet Program for the Calculation of Lattice-Site Distributions'. Journal of Chemical Education, 86 :1450-1456 [Details]
2010 'Expression and structural characterization of peripherin/RDS, a membrane protein implicated in photoreceptor outer segment morphology'
Vos, WL;Vaughan, S;Lall, PY;McCaffrey, JG;Wysocka-Kapcinska, M;Findlay, JBC (2010) 'Expression and structural characterization of peripherin/RDS, a membrane protein implicated in photoreceptor outer segment morphology'. European Biophysics Journal, 39 :679-688 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Unveiled optical properties of tetrapyrollic pigments in cryogenic environments'
Crepin, C;Shafizadeh, N;Chin, W;Galaup, JP;McCaffrey, JG;Arabei, SM (2010) 'Unveiled optical properties of tetrapyrollic pigments in cryogenic environments'. Low Temperature Physics, 36 :451-457 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Crystal field splitting on D <-> S transitions of atomic manganese isolated in solid krypton'
Byrne, O;Collier, MA;Ryan, MC;McCaffrey, JG (2010) 'Crystal field splitting on D <-> S transitions of atomic manganese isolated in solid krypton'. Low Temperature Physics, 36 :417-423 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Investigations of the Optical Spectroscopy of Atomic Sodium Isolated in Solid Argon and Krypton: Experiments and Simulations'
Ryan, M;Collier, M;de Pujo, P;Crepin, C;McCaffrey, JG (2010) 'Investigations of the Optical Spectroscopy of Atomic Sodium Isolated in Solid Argon and Krypton: Experiments and Simulations'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 114 :3011-3024 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Site size and orbital occupancy dependence of crystal field splitting'
Collier, MA;Byrne, O;Murray, C;McCaffrey, JG (2010) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Site size and orbital occupancy dependence of crystal field splitting'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 132 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Infra-red and Raman spectroscopy of free-base and zinc phthalocyanines isolated in matrices'
Murray, C;Dozova, N;McCaffrey, JG;FitzGerald, S;Shafizadeh, N;Crepin, C (2010) 'Infra-red and Raman spectroscopy of free-base and zinc phthalocyanines isolated in matrices'. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 12 :10406-10422 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Visible luminescence spectroscopy of free-base and zinc phthalocyanines isolated in cryogenic matrices'
Murray, C;Dozova, N;McCaffrey, JG;Shafizadeh, N;Chin, W;Broquier, M;Crepin, C (2011) 'Visible luminescence spectroscopy of free-base and zinc phthalocyanines isolated in cryogenic matrices'. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 13 :17543-17554 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Eu/RG absorption and excitation spectroscopy in the solid rare gases: State dependence of crystal field splitting and Jahn-Teller coupling'
Byrne, O;McCaffrey, JG (2011) 'Eu/RG absorption and excitation spectroscopy in the solid rare gases: State dependence of crystal field splitting and Jahn-Teller coupling'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 134 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Site-selected luminescence of atomic europium in the solid rare gases'
Byrne, O;McCaffrey, JG (2011) 'Site-selected luminescence of atomic europium in the solid rare gases'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 135 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Electronic spectroscopy, stimulated emission, and persistent spectral hole burning of cryogenic nitrogen matrices doped with tetrabenzoporphin'
Arabei, SM;Galaup, JP;McCaffrey, JG;Shafizadeh, N;Crepin, C (2012) 'Electronic spectroscopy, stimulated emission, and persistent spectral hole burning of cryogenic nitrogen matrices doped with tetrabenzoporphin'. Low Temperature Physics, 38 :727-731 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Luminescence of Ion-Pair States of Halogens in Liquid Perfluorocarbons'
Alekseev, VA;van der Burgt, PJM;McCaffrey, JG (2012) 'Luminescence of Ion-Pair States of Halogens in Liquid Perfluorocarbons'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 116 :1333-1336 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Metal atom (Zn, Cd and Mg) luminescence in solid neon'
Healy, B;Kerins, P;McCaffrey, JG (2012) 'Metal atom (Zn, Cd and Mg) luminescence in solid neon'. Low Temperature Physics, 38 :679-687 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'A DFT study of reversed isotope shifts in H/D substitution of free-base porphyrin and related free-base tetrapyrroles'
Henchy, C;Murray, C;Crepin, C;McCaffrey, JG (2012) 'A DFT study of reversed isotope shifts in H/D substitution of free-base porphyrin and related free-base tetrapyrroles'. Canadian Journal of Chemistry, 90 :1078-1091 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Photochemistry of Zinc Dihydride and Related Molecules in Low-Temperature Matrices'
Henchy, C;Kilmartin, U;McCaffrey, JG (2013) 'Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Photochemistry of Zinc Dihydride and Related Molecules in Low-Temperature Matrices'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 117 :9168-9178 [DOI] [Details]
2014 'Free base tetraazaporphine isolated in inert gas hosts: Matrix influence on its spectroscopic and photochemical properties'
Henchy, C;McCaffrey, JG;Arabei, S;Pavich, T;Galaup, JP;Shafizadeh, N;Crepin, C (2014) 'Free base tetraazaporphine isolated in inert gas hosts: Matrix influence on its spectroscopic and photochemical properties'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 141 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'In situ formation and characterisation of singly ionised atomic europium in rare gas matrices-Luminescence spectroscopy and MP2 calculations'
Byrne, O;Davis, B;McCaffrey, JG (2015) 'In situ formation and characterisation of singly ionised atomic europium in rare gas matrices-Luminescence spectroscopy and MP2 calculations'. Journal of Chemical Physics, 142 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Hg-Xe Exciplex Formation in Mixed Xe/Ar Matrices: Molecular Dynamics and Luminescence Study'
Lozada-Garcia, R;Rojas-Lorenzo, G;Crepin, C;Ryan, M;McCaffrey, JG (2015) 'Hg-Xe Exciplex Formation in Mixed Xe/Ar Matrices: Molecular Dynamics and Luminescence Study'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119 :2307-2317 [DOI] [Details]
2014 'Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Photochemistry of Zinc Dihydride and Related Molecules in Low-Temperature Matrices'
Henchy, C., Kilmartin, U., McCaffrey, JG. (2014) 'Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Photochemistry of Zinc Dihydride and Related Molecules in Low-Temperature Matrices'. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A, 117 :9168-9178 [Details]
2010 'Investigations of the Optical Spectroscopy of Atomic Sodium Isolated in Solid Argon and Krypton: Experiments and Simulations'
Ryan, M., M. Collier, P. de Pujo, C. Crepin and J.G. McCaffrey (2010) 'Investigations of the Optical Spectroscopy of Atomic Sodium Isolated in Solid Argon and Krypton: Experiments and Simulations'. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A, [DOI] [Details]
2009 'A Simple Spreadsheet Program for the Calculation of Lattice-Site Distributions'
McCaffrey, J.G. (2009) 'A Simple Spreadsheet Program for the Calculation of Lattice-Site Distributions'. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION, 86 :1450-1456 [DOI] [Details]
2008 'Amplified Emission of Phthalocyanine in cryogenic solids'
Dozova, N., C. Murray, J.G. McCaffrey, N. Shafizade, and C. Crepin (2008) 'Amplified Emission of Phthalocyanine in cryogenic solids'. PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 10 :2167-2174 [Details]
2007 'Rab11-FIP3 is critical for the structural integrity of the endosomal recycling compartment'
Horgan CP (Horgan, Conor P.), Oleksy A (Oleksy, Arkadiusz), Zhdanov AV (Zhdanov, Alexander V.), Lall PY (Lall, Patrick Y.), White IJ (White, Ian J.), Khan AR (Khan, Amir R.), Futter CE (Futter, Clare E.), McCaffrey JG (McCaffrey, John G.), McCaffrey MW (McCaffrey, Mary W.) (2007) 'Rab11-FIP3 is critical for the structural integrity of the endosomal recycling compartment'. TRAFFIC, 8 :414-430 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated z 6P state atomic manganese'
Collier, M.A. and McCaffrey, J.G. (2005) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of matrix-isolated z 6P state atomic manganese'. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 122 [IR Link] [Details]
2005 'Luminescence spectroscopy of  matrix-isolated atomic manganese; Excitation spectroscopy of the forbidden a a6DJ^a6S transitions'
M.A. Collier, M.A. Ryan and J.G. McCaffrey (2005) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of  matrix-isolated atomic manganese; Excitation spectroscopy of the forbidden a a6DJ^a6S transitions'. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 123 :1-11 [IR Link] [Details]
2005 'The absorption and excitation spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Sites of isolation in the solid rare gases'
Collier, M.A. and McCaffrey, J. G. (2005) 'The absorption and excitation spectroscopy of matrix-isolated atomic manganese: Sites of isolation in the solid rare gases'. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 122 [IR Link] [Details]
2003 'A pair-potentials analysis of the emission spectroscopy of 3P1 state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr and Xe'
M.A. Collier and J.G. McCaffrey (2003) 'A pair-potentials analysis of the emission spectroscopy of 3P1 state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr and Xe'. 119 :11888-11898 [Details]
2003 'Luminescence spectroscopy of 3P1 and 3P0 state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr and Xe'
M.A. Collier and J.G. McCaffrey (2003) 'Luminescence spectroscopy of 3P1 and 3P0 state atomic mercury isolated in solid Ar, Kr and Xe'. 119 :11878-11887 [Details]
2001 'Quenching of Excited (superscript 1 needed)P(subscript 1 needed) State Atomic Zinc by Molecular Nitrogen : A Matrix-Isolation Spectroscopy/Quantum Chemical Calculation Study'
F. Colmenares, O. Novaro and J.G. McCaffrey (2001) 'Quenching of Excited (superscript 1 needed)P(subscript 1 needed) State Atomic Zinc by Molecular Nitrogen : A Matrix-Isolation Spectroscopy/Quantum Chemical Calculation Study'. 114 :9911-9918 [Details]
2000 'A synchrotron radiation study of high-lying excited states of matrix-isolated atomic magnesium'
P. Kerins, B. Healy and J.G. McCaffrey (2000) 'A synchrotron radiation study of high-lying excited states of matrix-isolated atomic magnesium'. 26 :756-761 [Details]
2000 'Simulation of atomic cadmium spectroscopy in rare gas solids using pair potentials'
B. Healy and J.G. McCaffrey (2000) 'Simulation of atomic cadmium spectroscopy in rare gas solids using pair potentials'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 104 :3553-3562 [Details]
1999 'Spectroscopic characterization of ZnNe'
J.G. McCaffrey, A. Leung, D.J. Bellert and W.H. Breckenridge (1999) 'Spectroscopic characterization of ZnNe'. Chemical Physics Letters, 302 :113-118 [Details]
1998 'Photodissociation of dimethylmercury in Ar matrices by 193 and 248 nm laser irradiation'
C. Crepin, N. Legay-Sommaire, A. Tramer and J.G. McCaffrey (1998) 'Photodissociation of dimethylmercury in Ar matrices by 193 and 248 nm laser irradiation'. Journal of Physical Chemistry, 102 :4014-4020 [Details]
1997 'Simulation of atomic zinc luminescence in rare gas solids - a localized pair potentials approach'
J.G. McCaffrey and P.N. Kerins (1997) 'Simulation of atomic zinc luminescence in rare gas solids - a localized pair potentials approach'. 106 :7885-7898 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
1997 Analysis of atomic zinc luminescence in rare-gas solids - A zinc rare gas cluster approach
Bracken, VA;Kerins, PN;Gurtler, P;McCaffrey, JG (1997) Analysis of atomic zinc luminescence in rare-gas solids - A zinc rare gas cluster approach JOURNAL OF LUMINESCENCE , pp.620-623 [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
Euroconference Matrix 2001 on The Chemistry and Physics of matrix-isolated Species.
M. Collier, B. Healy Euroconference Matrix 2001 on The Chemistry and Physics of matrix-isolated Species. Szklarska Poreba, Poland . [Details]
XXVII International Symposium of the European Society of Nematologists.
XXVII International Symposium of the European Society of Nematologists. Spectroscopic studies of recombinant nematode proteins, Rome, Italy . [Details]
Gordon Research Conference on Molecular Energy Transfer.
B. Healy, M. Collier Gordon Research Conference on Molecular Energy Transfer. Four Points Sheraton Hotel Ventura California USA . [Details]
2009 Gordon Research Conference: Physics and Chemistry of Matrix-Isolated Species.
(2009) Gordon Research Conference: Physics and Chemistry of Matrix-Isolated Species. [Oral Presentation], Optical spectroscopy of Atomic Europium isolated i, Magdalen College, Oxford, United Kingdom . [Details]
2009 Gordon Research Conference: Physics and Chemistry of Matrix-Isolated Species.
(2009) Gordon Research Conference: Physics and Chemistry of Matrix-Isolated Species. [Poster Presentation], Identification of lanthanide complexes by FTIR & D, Magdalen College, Oxford, United Kingdom . [Details]
2009 Gaussian Workshop on Quantum Chemical calculations.
(2009) Gaussian Workshop on Quantum Chemical calculations. [Poster Presentation], Spectroscopy of Phthalocyanines - a Comparison of, University of Ulm, Germany . [Details]
2009 Laboratoire de Photophysique Moleculaire du CNRS s.
(2009) Laboratoire de Photophysique Moleculaire du CNRS s. [Oral Presentation], Spectroscopy of Phthalocyanines and europium in cr, Universite Paris-Sud, Orsay, France . [Details]

Magazine Article

  Year Publication
1999 Spectroscopy and dynamics of deactivation of M((NSNPP1)-P-1) to M((NSNPPJ)-P-3) states (M = metal atom) in M((MSNPP2)-P-1) plus RG collisions, M &(1)89; RG diatomics, (M &(1)83; RG)(N) clusters, and M &(1)83; (RG) solid matrices (RG = rare gas).
McCaffrey, JG;Kaup, JG;Breckenridge, WH (1999) Spectroscopy and dynamics of deactivation of M((NSNPP1)-P-1) to M((NSNPPJ)-P-3) states (M = metal atom) in M((MSNPP2)-P-1) plus RG collisions, M &(1)89; RG diatomics, (M &(1)83; RG)(N) clusters, and M &(1)83; (RG) solid matrices (RG = rare gas). WASHINGTON: Magazine Article [Details]