Norma A. Alcantar, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
2000 University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States 
Area:
colloidal dispersions, biological systems, and polymer engineering

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2019 Zeng H, Alcantar NA. Preface to the Intermolecular Forces and Interfacial Science Special Issue, Dedicated to Jacob N. Israelachvili, 1944-2018. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. 35: 15433-15434. PMID 31791128 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Langmuir.9B03358  0.96
2016 Fox DI, Stebbins DM, Alcantar NA. Combining Ferric Salt and Cactus Mucilage for Arsenic Removal from Water. Environmental Science & Technology. PMID 26824141 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Est.5B04145  0.84
2015 Falahat R, Wiranowska M, Gallant ND, Toomey R, Hill R, Alcantar N. A Cell ELISA for the quantification of MUC1 mucin (CD227) expressed by cancer cells of epithelial and neuroectodermal origin. Cellular Immunology. PMID 26435344 DOI: 10.1016/J.Cellimm.2015.09.009  0.84
2015 Restrepo D, Laconi NS, Alcantar NA, West LA, Buttice AL, Patel S, Kayton ML. Inhibition of heparin precipitation, bacterial growth, and fungal growth with a combined isopropanol-ethanol locking solution for vascular access devices. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 50: 472-7. PMID 25746710 DOI: 10.1016/J.Jpedsurg.2014.07.003  0.84
2014 Thomas SW, Bell B, Alcantar N, Durham D, Perez S. Framework for structural, processing, and environmental assessment of micro to nano scaled integrated circuit structures Ecs Transactions. 61: 141-153. DOI: 10.1149/06106.0141  0.84
2014 Pettit SL, Rodriguez-Gonzalez L, Michaels JT, Alcantar NA, Ergas SJ, Kuhn JN. Parameters influencing the photocatalytic degradation of geosmin and 2-methylisoborneol utilizing immobilized TiO2 Catalysis Letters. 144: 1460-1465. DOI: 10.1007/S10562-014-1281-X  0.84
2014 Zhao W, Guo F, Ergas S, Alcantar N. Controlling ammonia levels with natural materials to preserve bait and stored fish in freshwater and seawater Environmental Division 2014 - Core Programming Area At the 2014 Aiche Annual Meeting. 585-595.  0.84
2013 Jain P, Muralidharan R, Sedloff J, Li X, Alcantar NA, Harmon JP. Processing and performance of polymeric transparent conductive composites International Journal of Polymer Science. 2013. DOI: 10.1155/2013/845432  0.84
2013 Stebbins D, Buttice AL, Fox D, Smith DM, Alcantar NA. Cactus Mucilage as an Emergency Response Biomaterial to Provide Clean Drinking Water Monitoring Water Quality: Pollution Assessment, Analysis, and Remediation. 249-260. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-59395-5.00010-8  0.84
2013 Buttice AL, Alcantar NA. Sediment Removal with the Opuntia ficus-indica Cactus: A Water Purification Method for Communities in Latin America Comprehensive Water Quality and Purification. 1: 98-103. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-382182-9.00007-4  0.84
2013 Guo F, Peng T, Smith DM, Stebbins DML, Celis M, Alcantar N. Evaluation of mucilage from the common cactus as a natural dispersant for oil spill clean-up operations Engineering Sciences and Fundamentals 2013 - Core Programming Area At the 2013 Aiche Annual Meeting: Global Challenges For Engineering a Sustainable Future. 2: 1072.  0.84
2013 Williams EC, Alcantar NA, Wiranowska M. Nanoparticle based delivery of therapeutics to glioma Gliomas: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment Options. 371-395.  0.84
2012 Williams EC, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Controlled release niosome embedded chitosan system: Effect of crosslink mesh dimensions on drug release Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A. 100: 3296-3303. PMID 22733611 DOI: 10.1002/Jbm.A.34275  0.84
2012 Fox DI, Pichler T, Yeh DH, Alcantar NA. Removing heavy metals in water: the interaction of cactus mucilage and arsenate (As (V)). Environmental Science & Technology. 46: 4553-9. PMID 22401577 DOI: 10.1021/Es2021999  0.84
2012 Pichler T, Young K, Alcantar N. Eliminating turbidity in drinking water using the mucilage of a common cactus Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. 12: 179-186. DOI: 10.2166/Ws.2012.126  0.84
2012 Thomas SW, Alcantar NA, Pais Y. Electrospinning and characterization of novel Opuntia ficus-indica mucilage biomembrane Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 1480: 25-32. DOI: 10.1557/Opl.2012.1614  0.84
2012 Richard B, Alcantar N, Hoff A, Thomas S. Optical properties of ATO sol-gel coated carbon fibers Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 1454: 221-226. DOI: 10.1557/Opl.2012.1253  0.84
2012 Richard BD, Alcantar N, Thomas SW. Cobalt-doped antimony/tin oxide sol-gels on carbon-silicon layers for modeling sol-gel-carbon fiber interfaces Japanese Journal of Applied Physics. 51. DOI: 10.1143/Jjap.51.11Pg15  0.84
2010 Buttice AL, Stroot JM, Lim DV, Stroot PG, Alcantar NA. Removal of sediment and bacteria from water using green chemistry. Environmental Science & Technology. 44: 3514-9. PMID 20369814 DOI: 10.1021/Es9030744  0.84
2008 Young KA, Pichler T, Anzalone A, Alcantar N. Mucilage of Opuntia Ficus-Indica for use as a Flocculant of Suspended Particulates and Arsenic Arsenic Contamination of Groundwater: Mechanism, Analysis, and Remediation. 207-225. DOI: 10.1002/9780470371046.ch9  0.84
2008 Gupta VK, Joseph B, Alcantar N, Toomey R, Sunol A. A spiral curriculum for chemical engineering Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings 0.84
2008 Colon M, Williams EC, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Localized drug delivery system for the treatment of Cancer Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings 0.84
2008 Buttice A, Bailey K, Stroot J, Lim D, Stroot P, Alcantar N. Improving bacteria separation using green chemistry Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings 0.84
2008 Williams EC, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Smart packaging: Localized drug delivery to treat ovarian cancer Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings 0.84
2007 Williams EC, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Designing a local drug delivery system for ovarian cancer using biomimetic materials Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings 0.84
2006 Jimenez J, Heim AJ, Matthews WG, Alcantar N. Construction and characterization of soft-supported lipid bilayer membranes for biosensors application. Conference Proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the Ieee Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Ieee Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference. 1: 4119-22. PMID 17947068 DOI: 10.1109/IEMBS.2006.260087  0.84
2006 Young KA, Anzalone A, Pichler T, Picquart M, Alcantar NA. The Mexican cactus as a new environmentally benign material for the removal of contaminants in drinking water Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 930: 1-13. DOI: 10.1557/Proc-0930-Jj01-01  0.84
2006 Meyer EE, Greene GW, Alcantar NA, Israelachvili JN, Boles JR. Experimental investigation of the dissolution of quartz by a muscovite mica surface: Implications for pressure solution Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 111. DOI: 10.1029/2005Jb004010  0.84
2006 Anzalone A, Boles J, Greene G, Young K, Israelachvili J, Alcantar N. Confined fluids and their role in pressure solution Chemical Geology. 230: 220-231. DOI: 10.1016/J.Chemgeo.2006.02.027  0.84
2006 Dearborn K, Toomey R, VanAuker M, Alcantar N. A release rate study for controlled drug delivery using niosomes Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings 0.84
2005 Young KA, Anzalone A, Davis-Salazar K, Joseph B, Stewart M, Pichler T, Viveros T, Picquart M, Alcantar N. International Multidisciplinary Efforts in the Development of a Sustainable Green Technology for the Removal of Contaminants in Drinking Water Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. 13591-13597.  0.84
2005 Escobar MJ, Jimenez J, Matthews G, Alcantar N. Soft supported biomimetic membranes: Assembly and performance Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. 4166.  0.84
2005 Young KA, Anzalone A, Alcantar NA. Using the mexican cactus as a natural-based separating agent in a filter for removing contaminants in drinking water Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. 9479-9483.  0.84
2004 Israelachvili JN, Alcantar NA, Maeda N, Mates TE, Ruths M. Preparing contamination-free mica substrates for surface characterization, force measurements, and imaging. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. 20: 3616-22. PMID 15875391 DOI: 10.1021/La0352974  0.84
2004 Seferos DS, Banach DA, Alcantar NA, Israelachvili JN, Bazan GC. Alpha,omega-bis(thioacetyl)oligophenylenevinylene chromophores from thioanisol precursors. The Journal of Organic Chemistry. 69: 1110-9. PMID 14961659 DOI: 10.1021/Jo035664G  0.84
2004 Hamilton WA, Smith GS, Alcantar NA, Majewski J, Toomey RG, Kuhl TL. Determining the density profile of confined polymer brushes with neutron reflectivity Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics. 42: 3290-3301. DOI: 10.1002/Polb.20170  0.84
2003 Ruths M, Alcantar NA, Israelachvili JN. Boundary friction of aromatic silane self-assembled monolayers measured with the surface forces apparatus and friction force microscopy Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 107: 11149-11157. DOI: 10.1021/Jp0353946  0.84
2003 Alcantar NA, Park C, Pan JM, Israelachvili JN. Adhesion and coalescence of ductile metal surfaces and nanoparticles Acta Materialia. 51: 31-47. DOI: 10.1016/S1359-6454(02)00225-2  0.84
2003 Alcantar N, Israelachvili J, Boles J. Forces and ionic transport between mica surfaces: Implications for pressure solution Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 67: 1289-1304. DOI: 10.1016/S0016-7037(02)01270-X  0.84
2002 Drummond C, Alcantar N, Israelachvili J. Shear alignment of confined hydrocarbon liquid films Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 66: 011705/1-011705/6. DOI: 10.1103/Physreve.66.011705  0.84
2000 Alcantar NA, Aydil ES, Israelachvili JN. Polyethylene glycol-coated biocompatible surfaces. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. 51: 343-51. PMID 10880075 DOI: 10.1002/1097-4636(20000905)51:3<343::Aid-Jbm7>3.0.Co;2-D  0.84
2000 Golan Y, Alcantar NA, Kuhl TL, Israelachvili J. Generic substrate for the surface forces apparatus: deposition and characterization of silicon nitride surfaces Langmuir. 16: 6955-6960. DOI: 10.1021/La000125H  0.84
2000 Israelachvili J, Giasson S, Kuhl T, Drummond C, Berman A, Luengo G, Pan JM, Heuberger M, Ducker W, Alcantar N. Some fundamental differences in the adhesion and friction of rough versus smooth surfaces Tribology Series. 38: 3-12.  0.84
1998 Seitz M, Wong JY, Park CK, Alcantar NA, Israelachvili J. Formation of tethered supported bilayers via membrane-inserting reactive lipids Thin Solid Films. 327: 767-771.  0.84
1997 Alcantar NA, Aydil ES, Israelachvili JN. Simple, efficient and flexible method to create biocompatible surfaces Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the Acs Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering. 76: 619.  0.84
1995 Alcantar NA, Salinas MDR, Herrera R, Manero O. Rheological characterization of 4,4′-bis(diethylamino)benzophenone-functionalized polybutadienes with low and medium vinyl content Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 57: 1173-1181. DOI: 10.1002/App.1995.070571003  0.84
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2019 Guo F, de Lima Stebbins DM, Toomey RG, Alcantar NA. Interfacial Phenomena of Natural Dispersants for Crude Oil Spills. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. PMID 31607124 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Langmuir.9B02036  0.2
2019 Efe-Sanden G, Gallant ND, Alcantar NA, Toomey RG. Adhesion and Particle Removal from Surface-tethered Poly(N-Isopropylacrylamide) Coatings Using Hydrodynamic Shear Forces. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. PMID 31656077 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Langmuir.9B02625  0.04
2020 Wiranowska M, Singh R, Falahat R, Williams E, Johnson JO, Alcantar N. Preferential drug delivery to tumor cells than normal cells using a tunable niosome–chitosan double package nanodelivery system: a novel in vitro model Cancer Nanotechnology. 11. DOI: 10.1186/S12645-020-00059-3  0.01
2019 Rodriguez-Gonzalez L, Pettit SL, Zhao W, Michaels JT, Kuhn JN, Alcantar NA, Ergas SJ. Oxidation of off flavor compounds in recirculating aquaculture systems using UV-TiO2 photocatalysis Aquaculture. 502: 32-39. DOI: 10.1016/J.Aquaculture.2018.12.022  0.01
2018 Veisi Z, Gallant ND, Alcantar NA, Toomey RG. Responsive coatings from naturally occurring pectin polysaccharides. Colloids and Surfaces. B, Biointerfaces. 176: 387-393. PMID 30660012 DOI: 10.1016/J.Colsurfb.2018.12.060  0.01
2017 Thomas SW, Alcantar NA. System integration of functionalized natural materials Mrs Bulletin. 42: 343-349. DOI: 10.1557/Mrs.2017.90  0.01
2016 Falahat R, Wiranowska M, Toomey R, Alcantar N. ATR-FTIR analysis of spectral and biochemical changes in glioma cells induced by chlorotoxin Vibrational Spectroscopy. 87: 164-172. DOI: 10.1016/J.Vibspec.2016.10.004  0.01
2016 Vecino X, Devesa-Rey R, de Lima Stebbins D, Moldes A, Cruz J, Alcantar N. Evaluation of a cactus mucilage biocomposite to remove total arsenic from water Environmental Technology & Innovation. 6: 69-79. DOI: 10.1016/J.Eti.2016.07.001  0.01
2015 Yangyang Zhang WZ. Removal of Methyl Orange in Aquaculture Water by Spray-Coated Tio2 Photocatalysis Journal of Chemical Engineering & Process Technology. 6. DOI: 10.4172/2157-7048.1000237  0.01
2010 Alcantar NA, Jimenez J, Morgan D. P1-255: Direct observation of the kinetic mechanisms for Aß peptide aggregation: Towards elucidating Alzheimer plaque dissolution Alzheimer's & Dementia. 6: S247-S247. DOI: 10.1016/J.Jalz.2010.05.807  0.01
2010 Christabel Williams E, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Double Packaged System for Localized Drug Delivery for Ovarian Cancer Biophysical Journal. 98: 503a. DOI: 10.1016/J.Bpj.2009.12.2738  0.01
2010 Jimenez JP, Selenica M, Morgan D, Lin J, Alcantar NA. Changing the Kinetics of Amyloid Beta Plaques Formation: Implications for Alzheimer's Disease Immunotherapy Biophysical Journal. 98: 424a-425a. DOI: 10.1016/J.Bpj.2009.12.2298  0.01
2010 Buttice AL, Stroot PG, Alcantar NA. Concentration and Removal of Waterborne Bacteria for Easy Detection Biophysical Journal. 98: 408a. DOI: 10.1016/J.Bpj.2009.12.2197  0.01
2009 Jimenez J, Morgan D, Kobayashi D, Alcantar N. Altering the Process of Aß-Plaque Formation: Effect of Monoclonal Antibodies Biophysical Journal. 96: 587a. DOI: 10.1016/J.Bpj.2008.12.3071  0.01
2009 Buttice AL, Stroot J, Lim D, Stroot P, Alcantar N. Using A Natural Material For Bacteria Concentration and Removal From Water Biophysical Journal. 96: 315a. DOI: 10.1016/J.Bpj.2008.12.1575  0.01
2005 Alcantar NA, Jiménez J, Morgan D. [P-007]: Direct measurement of adhesive forces in amyloid beta peptide structures Alzheimer's & Dementia. 1: S11-S11. DOI: 10.1016/J.Jalz.2005.06.069  0.01
2003 Kuhl TL, Smith GS, Majewski J, Hamilton W, Alcantar N. Investigating confined complex fluids with neutron reflectivity Neutron News. 14: 29-31. DOI: 10.1080/10448630308218511  0.01
2019 Wiranowska M, Toomey R, Falahat R, Alcantar N. Abstract 3615: Design for a flexible localized drug delivery system Cancer Research. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Sabcs18-3615  0
2018 Roberts AD, Johnson JO, Karolak A, Alcantar N, Rejniak KA, Wiranowska M. Abstract 4650: Quantitative assessment of the intracellular uptake of chlorotoxin in a U87 human glioma mouse model for the targeted drug delivery system Cancer Research. 78: 4650-4650. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2018-4650  0
2017 Singh R, Falahat R, Williams E, Johnson JO, Alcantar N, Karolak A, Rejniak K, Wiranowska M. Abstract 2185: Cross-disciplinary optimization of nano-drug delivery to ovarian carcinoma and glioma cells Cancer Research. 77: 2185-2185. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2017-2185  0
2016 Falahat R, Wiranowska M, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Abstract 3909: Interactions of glioma cells with chlorotoxin: an ATR-FTIR spectroscopy study Cancer Research. 76: 3909-3909. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2016-3909  0
2015 Falahat R, Williams E, Wiranowska M, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Abstract 3677: Enhanced targeted delivery of paclitaxel to tumor cells of epithelial and neuroectodermal origin using chlorotoxin-chitosan nanodelivery system Cancer Research. 75: 3677-3677. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2015-3677  0
2014 Falahat R, Williams E, Wiranowska M, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Abstract 5410: Enhanced targeting delivery to tumor cells using mucoadhesive chitosan and chlorotoxin Cancer Research. 74: 5410-5410. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2014-5410  0
2013 Falahat R, Williams EC, Wiranowska M, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Abstract 4523: Targeted delivery to tumor cells by using tunable nano-delivery system with chlorotoxin. Cancer Research. 73: 4523-4523. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2013-4523  0
2012 Williams EC, Wiranowska M, Gordon M, Toomey R, Nicolas G, Alcantar N. Abstract 2897: Preferential drug delivery to cancer cells than to normal cells by using the Niosome-Chitosan Thermo-responsive Double Package System (NCTR-DPS) Cancer Research. 72: 2897-2897. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2012-2897  0
2011 Williams EC, Wiranowska M, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Abstract 3229: Thermo-responsive double packaged system for localized drug delivery for cancer treatment Cancer Research. 71: 3229-3229. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am2011-3229  0
2010 Williams EC, Toomey R, Gordon M, Williams D, Morgan D, Alcantar N. Abstract 3707: Design and characterization of a double packaged system for localized drug delivery for the treatment of cancers Cancer Research. 70: 3707-3707. DOI: 10.1158/1538-7445.Am10-3707  0
2009 Colon M, Williams EC, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Localized Drug Delivery System For The Treatment Of Cancer Biophysical Journal. 96. DOI: 10.1016/J.Bpj.2008.12.3629  0
2009 Williams EC, Toomey R, Alcantar N. Smart Packaging: A Novel Technique For Localized Drug Delivery Biophysical Journal. 96. DOI: 10.1016/J.Bpj.2008.12.3628  0
2001 Drummond C, Alcantar N, Israelachvili J, Tenne R, Golan Y. Microtribology and Friction-Induced Material Transfer in WS2 Nanoparticle Additives Advanced Functional Materials. 11: 348-354. DOI: 10.1002/1616-3028(200110)11:5<348::Aid-Adfm348>3.0.Co;2-S  0
2000 Israelachvili J, Giasson S, Kuhl T, Drummond C, Berman A, Luengo G, Pan J-, Heuberger M, Ducker W, Alcantar N. Some fundamental differences in the adhesion and friction of rough versus smooth surfaces Tribology and Interface Engineering Series. 38: 3-12. DOI: 10.1016/S0167-8922(00)80107-8  0
1998 Seitz M, Wong JY, Park CK, Alcantar NA, Israelachvili J. Formation of tethered supported bilayers via membrane-inserting reactive lipids Thin Solid Films. 767-771. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-6090(98)00783-4  0
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