Selected Publications

29. Reiber, S., Templeman-Vivian, B., Mills, M. B., Tremblay, C., Leitch, D. C., Chernick, E. T., “Multiple verdazyl radicals appended to a triarylamine scaffold” Can. J. Chem. 2023. DOI:10.1139/cjc-2023-0148

28. Da-Silva-Correa, L. H., Aasen, K., Gamm, N.E., Godoy, R., Rahmati, N., Buckley, H.L. “Efficacy testing of non-oxidizing biocides for polyamide membrane biofouling prevention using a modified CDC biofilm reactor” AQUA- Water Infrastructure, Ecosystems and Society. 2023, DOI:10.2166/aqua.2023.217

27. Shatila, F., Tieman, G.M.O., Musolino, S.F., Wulff, J.E., Buckley, H.L. “Antimicrobial photodynamic inactivation of planktonic and biofilm cells by covalently immobilized porphyrin on polyethylene terephthalate surface” International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation2023, DOI:10.1016/j.ibiod.2023.105567

26. Masri, N.Z., Card, K.G., Caws, E.A., Babcock, A., Powell, R., Lowe, C.J., Donovan, S., Norum, S., Lyons, S., De Pol, S., Kostenchuk, L., Dorea, C., Lachowsky, N.J., Willerth, S.M., Fyles, T.M., Buckley, H.L. “Testing specificity and sensitivity of wastewater-based epidemiology for detecting SARS-CoV-2 in four communities on Vancouver Island, Canada” Environmental Advances2022, DOI:10.1016/j.envadv.2022.100310

25. Musolino, S.F., Shatila, F., Tieman, G.M.O., Masarsky, A.C., Thibodeau, M.C., Wulff, J.E., Buckley, H.L. “Light-Induced Anti-Bacterial Effect Against Staphylococcus aureus of Porphyrin Covalently Bonded to a Polyethylene Terephthalate Surface” ACS Omega. 2022, DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.2c04294

24. Da-Silva-Correa, L. H., Smith, H., Thibodeau, M. C., Welsh, B., & Buckley, H. L. “The application of non-oxidizing biocides to prevent biofouling in reverse osmosis polyamide membrane systems: a review.” Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-Aqua. 2022, DOI: 10.2166/Aqua.V71.3

23. Cuthbert, T. J., Ennis, S., Musolino, S. F., Buckley, H. L., Niikura, M., Wulff, J. E., & Menon, C. “Covalent functionalization of polypropylene filters with diazirine–photosensitizer conjugates producing visible light driven virus inactivating materials.” Scientific reports. 2021, DOI: 10.1038/Scientific Report.V11

22. Curtin, A. M. & Buckley, H.L. “Biofouling detection methods that are widely applicable and useful across disciplines: a mini-review.” Biofouling. 2021, DOI: 10.1080/Biofouling.V13.Issue4

21. Curtin, A. M.; Thibodeau, M.C.; Buckley, H.L. “The best-practice organism for single-species studies of antimicrobial efficacy against biofilms is Pseudomonas aeruginosa.” Membranes. 2020, DOI: 10.3390/membranes10090211.

20. Buckley, H.L.; Wulff, J. E.; Berrang, P. E.; LePage, M.L.; Musolino, S.F. Light-activated pathogen-killing molecules and uses thereof. US. Provisional Patent 62/987,599. 10 March 2020.

19. Curtin, A.C.; Vail, C.A.; Buckley, H.L. “CdTe in thin film photovoltaic cells: Interventions to protect drinking water in production and end-of-life.”  Water-Energy Nexus. 2020, 10.1016/j.wen.2020.03.007.

18. Vail, C.A.; Burton, G.; Wild, P.M.; Buckley, H.L. “Fibre Holder to Assist in Sputter Deposition of Optical Fibres”. 2nd International Conference on New Horizons in Green Civil Engineering (NHICE-2), 2020.

17. Moradi, V.; Caws, E.A.; Wild, P.M.; Buckley, H.L. “A simple method for detection of low concentrations of fluoride in drinking water.” Sensors and Actuators A: Physical. 2019, 10.1016/j.sna.2019.111684.

16. Schwarzman, M.R.; Buckley, H.L. “Not Just an Academic Exercise: Systems Thinking Applied to Designing Safer Alternatives”. Journal of Chemical Education. 2019, 10.1021/acs.jchemed.9b00345.

15. Moradi, V.; Wild, P.M.; Buckley, H.L. A simple method for detection of low concentrations of fluoride in drinking water. U.S. Provisional Patent 62/792,333. 14 January 2019.

14. Kittner, N.; Fadadu, R.P.; Buckley, H.L.; Schwarzman, M.; Kammen, D.M. “Trace Metal Presence in Lignite Coal from Kosovo and Associated Air Pollution-Related Risk”. Environmental Science and Technology, 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b04254.

13. Buckley, H.L.; Molla, N.J.; Cherukumilli, K.; Gadgil, A.J. “Addressing technical barriers for reliable, safe removal of fluoride from drinking water using minimally processed bauxite ores.” Development Engineering, 2018, DOI: 10.1016/j.deveng.2018.06.002.

12. Buckley, H.L.; Hart-Cooper, W.M.; Kim, J.H.; Faulkner, D.M.; Cheng, L.W.; Chan, K.L.; Vulpe, C.D.; Orts, W.J.; Amrose, S.E.; Mulvihill, M.J. “Octyl Gallate as a Safer, More Effective Alternative Preservative for Consumer Products.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b00374.

11. Quirks and Quarks Interview: “Keeping the Rain off with a Cardboard Roof”. CBC Radio-Canada, June 2016. Online at:

10. Buckley, H.L.; Touchberry, C.H.; McKinley, J.P.; Mathe, Z.; Muradyan, H.; Ling, H.; Fadadu, R.P.; Mulvihill, M.J.; Amrose, S.E. “Valorizing Waste Cardboard as a Low-Cost Greener Building Material.” Journal of Renewable Materials, 2016.       DOI: 10.7569/JRM.2016.634109.

9. Ziegler, J.A.; Buckley, H.L.; Arnold, J. “Synthesis and Reactivity of Tantalum Corrole Complexes”.       Dalton Transactions, 2016. DOI: 10.1039/c6dt04265a.

8. Buckley, H.L. “Safer chemicals would benefit both consumers and workers”. The Conversation, Sept. 29 2015. Online at:

7. Buckley, H.L.; Rubin, L.K.; Chrominski, M.; McNicholas, B.J.; Tsen, K.H.Y.; Gryko, D.T.; Arnold, J. “Corroles that “Click”: Modular Synthesis of Azido- and Propargyl-Functionalized Metallocorrole Complexes and Convergent Synthesis of a Bis-corrole Scaffold”. Inorganic Chemistry, 2014, 53, 7941-7950. DOI: 10.1021/ic500714h.

6. Buckley, H.L.; Arnold, J. Corroles for Clean Substrate Attachment by Click Chemistry. U.S. Provisional Patent 61/986,681. 30 April 2014.

5. Buckley, H.L. “Green Chemistry: Safer Products Engineered with Abundant Materials”.       The Global Scientist, 2014. Online at:

4. Buckley, H.L., Anstey, M.R., Gryko, D.T., Arnold, J. “Lanthanide Corroles: A New Class of Macrocyclic Lanthanide Complexes”. Chemical Communications, 2013, 49, 3104-3106. DOI: 10.1039/C3CC38806A.

3. Ward, A.L., Buckley, H.L., Lukens, W.W., Arnold, J. “Synthesis and Characterization of Thorium(IV) and Uranium(IV) Corrole Complexes”. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2013, 37, 13965-13971. DOI: 10.1021/ja407203s.

2. Buckley, H.L., Beck, A.R., Mulvihill, M.J., Douskey, M.C. “Fitting It All In: Adapting a Green Chemistry Extraction Experiment for Inclusion in an Undergraduate Analytical Laboratory”. Journal of Chemical Education, 2013, 90, 771-774. DOI: 10.1021/ed300510s.

  1.  Buckley, H.L., Chomitz, W.A., Koszarna, B., Tasior, M., Gryko, D. T., Brothers, P.J., Arnold, J.       “Synthesis of Lithium Corrole and its Use as a Reagent for the Preparation of Cyclopentadienyl Zirconium and Titanium Corrole Complexes”. Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 10766-10768. DOI: 10.1039/C2CC35984G.