Maam Imee

Dr. Imee S. Martinez

Position: Associate Professor

Education: Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Houston, Texas

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Northwestern University




Physical Chemistry, Surface Chemistry




Martinez, I S., Santos, C., Baldelli, S., “Structural Study at the Gas-Liquid Interface of 1-Alkyl-3-Methylimidazolium Alkylsulfates Using Surface Potential Measurements”, 2012, ChemPhysChem, 13(7), 1818-1824.

Ebben, C.J., Shrestha, M., Martinez, I.S., Corrigan, A.L., Frossard, A.A., Song, W.W., Worton, D. R., Petäjä, T., Williams, J., Russell, L. M. , Kulmala, M., Goldstein, A. H. , Artaxo P., Martin, S. T., Thomson, R. J. , Geiger, F. M. , Organic constituents on the surfaces of aerosol particles from southern Finland, amazonia, and california studied by vibrational sum frequency generation”, J Phys Chem A. 2012 Aug 16;116(32):8271-90.

Martinez, I. S., Peterson, M. D., Ebben, C. J., Hayes, P. L., Artaxo, P., Martin, S. T., Geiger, F. M., “On Molecular Chirality within Secondary Organic Aerosol Particles”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.,2011,13, 12114-12122.

Ebben, C. J., Martinez, I. S., Shresta, M., Buchbinder, A. M., Corrigan, A. L., Guenther, A., Karl, T., T. Petäjä, T., Song, W. W., Zorn, S. R., Artaxo, P., Kulmala, M., Martin, S.T., Russell, L. M., Williams, J., and Geiger, F. M., “Contrasting organic aerosol particles from boreal and tropical forests during HUMPPA-COPEC-2010 and AMAZE-08 using coherent vibrational spectroscopy”,Atmos. Chem. Phys., 2011, 11, 10317–10329.

Peterson, M. D., Martinez, I. S., Achtyl, J. L., Cass, L. C., Hayes, P. L., Weiss, E. A., Geiger, F. M., “Second Harmonic Generation Imaging with a kHz Amplifier”, Optical Materials Express,2011,1(1), 57-66.

Martinez, I S., Baldelli, S., “Arrangement of Ions in Imidazolium-based Room Temperature Ionic Liquids at the Gas-Liquid Interface”, J. of Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114(26), 11564-11575.
Martinez, I. S., Baldelli, S., “High vacuum cells for classical surface techniques”, Rev. Sci. Instrum., 2010, 81, 044101-1-044101-10.

Martinez, I S., Baldelli, S., “Ionic Liquids Contained and Characterized”, In Ionic Liquids: From Knowledge to Application; Plechkova, N., Rogers, R. D., Seddon, K. R., Eds.; American Chemical Society Washington, 2009; Vol. 1030, p 335-358.