Research Publications for Michael R Mucalo
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Devey, K., Mucalo, M. R., Rajendram, G., & Lane, J. (2015). Pasture vegetation elemental analysis by laser induced breakdown spectroscopy. In Communications in Soil Science & Plant Analysis (CSSPA) Vol. 46 (pp. 72-80). Conference held at Queenstown, New Zealand: Taylor & Francis. doi:10.1080/00103624.2014.988578
Alwis, L. K. H. K., Mucalo, M. R., Ingham, B., & Kappen, P. (2015). A combined SNIFTIRS and XANES study of electrically polarised copper electrodes in DMSO and DMF solutions of cyanate (NCO-), thiocyanate (NCS-) and selenocyanate (NCSe-) ions. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 162(7), H434-H448. doi:10.1149/2.0321507jes
Mucalo, M. R., Alwis, K. H. K. L., & Lane, J. R. (2015). A fundamental in situ IR spectroelectrochemical
study of the electrical polarization of nickel, copper
and gold electrodes in the presence of the unstable
tellurocyanate ion in DMSO and DMF solutions. RSC Advances, 5(2015), 31815-31825. doi:10.1039/c4ra15609a
Mucalo, M. R. (2015). Animal-bone derived hydroxyapatite in biomedical applications. In Hydroxapatite (HAp) for Biomedical Applications (pp. 307-342). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Woodhead Publishing (an imprint of Elsevier). doi:10.1016/B978-1-78242-033-0.00014-6
Alwis, K. H. K. L., & Mucalo, M. R. (2014). In Situ IR Study of the Anodic Polarization of Gold Electrodes in Polar Aprotic Solvents: DMSO and DMF Solutions of Cyanate, Thiocyanate and Selenocyanate Ions (vol 161, pg H738, 2014). Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 161(12), X22. doi:10.1149/2.0951412jes
Velayudhan, P. V., & Mucalo, M. R. (2014). A cursory study of the bulk and glaze composition plus metal leaching properties of a selection of antique, vintage and present day food and drink ceramic wares using XRF, FTIR, 27Al, 29Si, 31P MAS NMR and ICP-MS for providing a characterisation of the types of domestic ceramic ware used in New Zealand currently. Chemistry in New Zealand, January, 11-28.
Alwis, K. H. K. L., & Mucalo, M. R. (2014). In Situ IR Study of the Anodic Polarization of Gold Electrodes in Polar Aprotic Solvents: DMSO and DMF Solutions of Cyanate, Thiocyanate and Selenocyanate Ions.. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 161(12), H738-H750. doi:10.1149/2.0441412jes
Mucalo, M. R., Alwis, K. K. H. K., & Ingham, B. (2013). A combined IR spectroelectrochemical and EXAFS/XANES study of the speciation from Ni electrodes anodically polarized in cyanate-thiocyanate- and selenocyanate-containing solutions of dimethyl formamide (DMF) and dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO). In Australian Synchrotron User Meeting 2013. Conference held at Melbourne, Australia.
Devey, K., Mucalo, M., Rajendram, G., Lane, J., & Hill, R. (2013). Comparisons of different outlier methods for the improvement of NIR predictions. In 13th Scandinavian Symposium on Chemometrics. Conference held at Djuronaset - Sweden.
Devey, K. M., Mucalo, M., Lane, J., Rajendram, G., & Hill, R. (2013). Fine tuning near-infrared performance based on cost and quality trade-offs. In NIR2013 - 16th International Conference on Near Infrared Spectroscopy. Conference held at la Grande-Motte, France.