Faculty Profiles

Thomas Theis
Assistant Research Professor of Chemistry
Office: 
2315 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-2568

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 2012

Research Areas:
Physical

Zhou, Z, Yu, J, Colell, JFP, Laasner, R, Logan, A, Barskiy, DA, Shchepin, RV, Chekmenev, EY, Blum, V, Warren, WS, and Theis, T. "Long-Lived 13C2 Nuclear Spin States Hyperpolarized by Parahydrogen in Reversible Exchange at Microtesla Fields." The journal of physical chemistry letters 8.13 (July 2017): 3008-3014. Full Text

Colell, JFP, Emondts, M, Logan, AWJ, Shen, K, Bae, J, Shchepin, RV, Ortiz, GX, Spannring, P, Wang, Q, Malcolmson, SJ, Chekmenev, EY, Feiters, MC, Rutjes, FPJT, Blümich, B, Theis, T, and Warren, WS. "Direct Hyperpolarization of Nitrogen-15 in Aqueous Media with Parahydrogen in Reversible Exchange." Journal of the American Chemical Society 139.23 (June 2017): 7761-7767. Full Text

Barskiy, DA, Shchepin, RV, Tanner, CPN, Colell, JFP, Goodson, BM, Theis, T, Warren, WS, and Chekmenev, EY. "The Absence of Quadrupolar Nuclei Facilitates Efficient 13 C Hyperpolarization via Reversible Exchange with Parahydrogen." Chemphyschem : a European journal of chemical physics and physical chemistry 18.12 (June 2017): 1493-1498. Full Text

Shchepin, RV, Goodson, BM, Theis, T, Warren, WS, and Chekmenev, EY. "Toward Hyperpolarized 19 F Molecular Imaging via Reversible Exchange with Parahydrogen." Chemphyschem : a European journal of chemical physics and physical chemistry (May 29, 2017). Full Text

Colell, JFP, Logan, AWJ, Zhou, Z, Shchepin, RV, Barskiy, DA, Ortiz, GX, Wang, Q, Malcolmson, SJ, Chekmenev, EY, Warren, WS, and Theis, T. "Generalizing, Extending, and Maximizing Nitrogen-15 Hyperpolarization Induced by Parahydrogen in Reversible Exchange." The journal of physical chemistry. C, Nanomaterials and interfaces 121.12 (March 2017): 6626-6634. Full Text

Barskiy, DA, Shchepin, RV, Coffey, AM, Theis, T, Warren, WS, Goodson, BM, and Chekmenev, EY. "Over 20% (15)N Hyperpolarization in Under One Minute for Metronidazole, an Antibiotic and Hypoxia Probe." Journal of the American Chemical Society 138.26 (July 2016): 8080-8083. Full Text

Logan, AWJ, Theis, T, Colell, JFP, Warren, WS, and Malcolmson, SJ. "Hyperpolarization of Nitrogen-15 Schiff Bases by Reversible Exchange Catalysis with para-Hydrogen." Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany) 22.31 (July 2016): 10777-10781. Full Text

Shchepin, RV, Barskiy, DA, Coffey, AM, Theis, T, Shi, F, Warren, WS, Goodson, BM, and Chekmenev, EY. "15N Hyperpolarization of Imidazole-15N2 for Magnetic Resonance pH Sensing via SABRE-SHEATH." ACS sensors 1.6 (June 2016): 640-644.

Theis, T, Ortiz, GX, Logan, AWJ, Claytor, KE, Feng, Y, Huhn, WP, Blum, V, Malcolmson, SJ, Chekmenev, EY, Wang, Q, and Warren, WS. "Direct and cost-efficient hyperpolarization of long-lived nuclear spin states on universal (15)N2-diazirine molecular tags." Science advances 2.3 (March 25, 2016): e1501438-. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhou, Z, Claytor, K, Warren, WS, and Theis, T. "Accessing long lived (1)H states via (2)H couplings." Journal of magnetic resonance (San Diego, Calif. : 1997) 263 (February 2016): 108-115. Full Text

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