Sterling Tomellini

Phone: (603) 862-2519
Office: Chemistry, Parsons Hall Rm S207, Durham, NH 03824
Sterling A. Tomellini


  • Ph.D., Analytical Chemistry, Rutgers University
  • B.S., Chemistry, University of Rhode Island

Courses Taught

  • CHEM 400: Freshman Seminar
  • CHEM 762: Instrmntl Method Chem Analysis
  • CHEM 763: Instr Method Chem Analysis Lab
  • CHEM 930: Advanced Optical Methods
  • CHEM 933: Chemical Separations
  • CHEM 934: Chemical Equilibria
  • CHEM 935: Advanced Analytical Chemistry

Selected Publications

Shen, X., & Tomellini, S. A. (2007). Indirect Photometric and Fluorometric Detection in High-Performance Liquid Chromatography: A Tutorial Review. Critical Reviews in Analytical Chemistry, 37(2), 107-126. doi:10.1080/10408340600976531

Shen, X., Yang, M., & Tomellini, S. A. (2007). Liquid Chromatographic Analysis of Glucosamine in Commercial Dietary Supplements Using Indirect Fluorescence Detection*. Journal of Chromatographic Science, 45(2), 70-75. doi:10.1093/chromsci/45.2.70

Heroux, K. J., Woodin, K. S., Tranchemontagne, D. J., Widger, P. C. B., Southwick, E., Wong, E. H., . . . Rheingold, A. L. (2007). The long and short of it: the influence of N-carboxyethyl versusN-carboxymethyl pendant arms on in vitro and in vivo behavior of copper complexes of cross-bridged tetraamine macrocycles. Dalton Transactions, (21), 2150. doi:10.1039/b702938a

Shen, X., Boswell, C. A., Wong, E. H., Weisman, G. R., Anderson, C. J., & Tomellini, S. A. (2006). Investigation of copper-azamacrocyclic complexes by high-performance liquid chromatography. Biomedical Chromatography, 20(1), 37-47. doi:10.1002/bmc.525

Woodin, K. S., Heroux, K. J., Boswell, C. A., Wong, E. H., Weisman, G. R., Niu, W., . . . Rheingold, A. L. (2005). Kinetic Inertness and Electrochemical Behavior of Copper(II) Tetraazamacrocyclic Complexes: Possible Implications for in Vivo Stability. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2005(23), 4829-4833. doi:10.1002/ejic.200500579

Ertan-Lamontagne, M. C., Lowry, S. R., Seitz, W. R., & Tomellini, S. A. (1995). Polymer-Coated, Tapered Cylindrical ATR Elements for Sensitive Detection of Organic Solutes in Water. Applied Spectroscopy, 49(8), 1170-1173. doi:10.1366/0003702953965092

Göbel, R., Seitz, R. W., Tomellini, S. A., Krska, R., & Kellner, R. (1995). Infrared attenuated total reflection spectroscopic investigations of the diffusion behaviour of chlorinated hydrocarbons into polymer membranes. Vibrational Spectroscopy, 8(2), 141-149. doi:10.1016/0924-2031(94)00045-i

Göbel, R., Krska, R., Kellner, R., Seitz, R. W., & Tomellini, S. A. (1994). Investigation of Different Polymers as Coating Materials for IR/ATR Spectroscopic Trace Analysis of Chlorinated Hydrocarbons in Water. Applied Spectroscopy, 48(6), 678-683. doi:10.1366/000370294774369054

Wythoff, B. J., Levine, S. P., & Tomellini, S. A. (1990). Spectral peak verification and recognition using a multilayered neural network. Analytical Chemistry, 62(24), 2702-2709. doi:10.1021/ac00223a011

Weinstock, L. M., Stevenson, J. M., Tomellin, S. A., Pan, S. -H., Utne, T., Jobson, R. B., & Reinhold, D. F. (1986). Characterization of the actual catalytic agent in potassium fluoride on activated alumina systems. Tetrahedron Letters, 27(33), 3845-3848. doi:10.1016/s0040-4039(00)83895-2

Most Cited Publications