Publications and Presentations

Journal articles
Conference presentations
Talks and presentations

Journal articles

Solid-state NMR and short-range order in crystalline oxides and silicates: a new tool in paramagnetic resonances. Stebbins, J.F., McCarty, R.J., and Palke, A.C. (In Press) Acta Crystallographica Section C.

Investigating Lanthanide Dopant Distributions in Yttrium Aluminum Garnet (YAG) Using Solid State Paramagnetic NMR. McCarty, R.J., and Stebbins, J.F. (2016) Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, 79, 11-22.

Transition metal dopant cation distributions in MgO and CaO: new inferences from paramagnetic shifts in 17O, 25Mg and 43Ca NMR spectra. McCarty, R.J., and Stebbins, J.F. (2016) Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120, 11111-11120.

Direct water decomposition on transition metal surfaces: Structural dependence and catalytic screening. Tsai C., Lee K., Suk Yoo, J., Liu, X., Aljama, H., Chen, L.D., Dickens, C.F., Geisler, T.S., Guido, C.J., Joseph, T.M., Kirk, C.S., Latimer, A.A., Loong, B., McCarty, R.J., Montoya, J.H., Power, L., Singh, A.R., Willis, J.J., Winterkorn, M.M., Yuan, M., Zhao, Z., Wilcox, J., and NÝrskov, J.K. (2016) Catalysis Letters.

Transition metal cation site preferences in forsterite (Mg2SiO4) determined from paramagnetically shifted NMR resonances. McCarty, R.J., Palke, A.C., Stebbins, J.F., and Hartman, J.S. (2015) American Mineralogist, 100, 1265-1276.

Estimating accuracy of 17O NMR measurements in oxide glasses: Constraints and evidence from crystalline and glassy calcium and barium silicates. Thompson, L.M., McCarty, R.J., and Stebbins, J.F. (2012) Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 358, 2999-3006.


Conference presentations

NMR Technique for Determining Transition Metal Cation Distribution at Low Concentrations Demonstrated Using Periclase (MgO) and CaO. McCarty, R.J., and Stebbins, J.F. (2016) American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, abstract MR12A-09.

Nuclear magnetic resonance observations of octahedral aluminum in forsterite, clinoenstatite and periclase. McCarty, R.J., Stebbins, J.F. (2015) American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, abstract MR13A-2674.

NMR Spectroscopy of paramagnetic doped ceramics to determine site occupancy and distribution. McCarty, R.J., and Stebbins, J.F. (2015) Materials Science & Technology 2015, Columbus, OH.

The site preference and distribution of low concentration elements in forsterite as determined by NMR. McCarty, R.J., Palke, A.C., and Stebbins, J.F. (2014) 2014 Goldschmidt Conference, Sacramento, CA, abstract 1638.

A 29Si MAS NMR study of transition metal site occupancy in forsterite. McCarty, R.J., Palke, A.C., Stebbins, J.F., and Hartman, J.S. (2012) American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, abstract MR11A-2470.


Invited talks and presentations

Trace element site occupancy and distribution in inorganic geological and technological materials. (2016) Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

Interactive presentation on the properties of ceramics (2015) Stanford University CLASSICS 18N: The Artist in Ancient Greek Society

Kilns and ceramic technology at the time of Chojiro (2015) Ceramic production in 2015 Stanford University JAPANGEN-287A: The Japanese Tea Ceremony: The History, Aesthetics, and Politics Behind a National Pastime

Interactive presentation on the properties of ceramics(2014) Stanford University ARTHIST 200M: The Artist in Ancient Greek Society

The properties of ceramics and the origin of clay (2014) Stanford University ARCHLGY 222: Pottery Analysis for Archaeologists

Presentation on ceramics (2013) Stanford University Cantor Arts Center Docent Training