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Associate Professor John Harrison Ph.D., B.Sc.(Hons), FNZIC, ACS

Associate Professor

Institute of Natural and Mathematical Sciences

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: +64 9 414 0800 41545
    Location: 4, 6
    Campus: Albany

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. - University of Canterbury (1989)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - University of Canterbury (1985)
  • FNZIC - NZIC (2012)
  • ACS - ACS (2008)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Molecular Dynamics and Spectroscopy

Development of techniques for aligning and orienting molecules for the investigation of stereodynamic effects in molecular collisions; photodissociation dynamics of small molecules; and spectroscopy of compounds under unusual conditions.

Applied Spectroscopy

Development of novel devices based on applications of spectroscopy and produce them by rapid prototyping engineering methods for application in R&D and commercial environments.

Catalysis

Through the use of quantum chemical calculations on unique model compounds an understanding of linear agostic interactions in transition metal compounds is being developed.

Thematics

Design – for Commerce, Community and Culture

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Analytical Chemistry (030100): Chemical Science (030000): Chemical Thermodynamics and Energetics (030602): Instrumental Methods (excl. Immunological and Bioassay Methods) (030105): Physical Chemistry (incl. Structural (030600): Reaction Kinetics and Dynamics (030703): Structural Chemistry and Spectroscopy (030606): Theoretical and Computational Chemistry (030700)

Keywords

Physical Chemistry

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 2 1

Research Outputs

Journal

Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2017). Electronic and Steric Manipulation of the Preagostic Interaction in Isoquinoline Complexes of Rh<sup>I</sup>. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2017(15), 2255-2264
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Sajjad, MA., Christensen, KE., Rees, NH., Schwerdtfeger, P., Harrison, JA., & Nielson, AJ. (2017). New complexity for aromatic ring agostic interactions. Chemical Communications. 53(30), 4187-4190
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., Schwerdtfeger, P., & Nielson, AJ. (2016). Multiple Weak C-H Intramolecular Hydrogen Bonding as an Aid to Minimizing Bond Rotation Flexibility. Crystal Growth and Design. 16(9), 4934-4942
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Harrison, JA., Nielson, AJ., Sajjad, MA., Saunders, GC., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2016). Steric and Electronic Manipulation of the Anagostic Interaction in 1-Tetralone Oxime and Imine Complexes of Rhodium(I). European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2016(1), 64-77
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Lein, M., Harrison, JA., & Nielson, AJ. (2013). Identification of non-classical C-H center dot center dot center dot M interactions in early and late transition metal complexes containing the CH(ArO)(3) ligand. DALTON TRANSACTIONS. 42(30), 10939-10951
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Mukherjee, N., Dong, W., Harrison, JA., & Zare, RN. (2013). Communication: Transfer of more than half the population to a selected rovibrational state of H-2 by Stark-induced adiabatic Raman passage. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS. 138(5),
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Lein, M., Harrison, JA., & Nielson, AJ. (2011). Analysis of M⋯H-Si interactions in [{M(CpSiMe<inf>2</inf>H)Cl <inf>3</inf>}<inf>2</inf>], (M = Zr, Hf, Ti and Mo) complexes. Dalton Transactions. 40(40), 10731-10741
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., & Harrison, JA. (2011). Effect of feed pH and non-volatile dairy components on flavour concentration by pervaporation. Journal of Food Engineering. 107(1), 60-70 Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0260877411003013
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Lein, M., & Harrison, JA. (2011). Highly fluxional [Y(C(SiH(CH<inf>3</inf>)<inf>2</inf>)<inf>3</inf>) <inf>3</inf>]: A DFT characterization of structure and NMR spectra. Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation. 7(2), 385-389
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Bartlett, NCM., Jankunas, J., Zare, RN., & Harrison, JA. (2010). Time-dependent depolarization of aligned D<inf>2</inf> caused by hyperfine coupling. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 12(48), 15689-15694
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Davidson, RJ., Ainscough, E., Brodie, AM., Harrison, JA., & Waterland, MR. (2010). The nature of the phosphazene nitrogen-metal bond: DFT calculations on 2-(Pyridyloxy)cyclophosphazene complexes. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. (11), 1619-1625
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waterland, M.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreira, LB. (2009). Estimation of mass transfer rates through hydrophobic pervaporation membranes. Separation Science and Technology. 44(4), 787-816
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Harrison, JA. (2008). The hyperbolic chemical bond: Fourier analysis of ground and first excited state potential energy curves of HX (X = H-Ne). Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 112(35), 8070-8085
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Overington, A., Wong, M., Harrison, J., & Ferreira, L. (2008). Concentration of dairy flavour compounds using pervaporation. International Dairy Journal. 18(8), 835-848
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Ainscough, EW., Brodie, AM., Chaplin, AB., Derwahl, A., Harrison, JA., & Otter, CA. (2007). Conformational flexibility in 2,2′-dioxybiphenyl-chloro- cyclotetraphosphazenes and its relevance to polyphosphazene analogues. Inorganic Chemistry. 46(7), 2575-2583
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Shen, C., & Waters, JM. (2006). Steric influences in cyclopentadienyl-monophenoxide complexes of titanium(iv) arising from ortho-substitution of the phenoxide ligand. Polyhedron. 25(8), 1729-1736
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Chaplin, AB., Harrison, JA., & Dyson, PJ. (2005). Revisiting the electronic structure of phosphazenes. Inorganic Chemistry. 44(23), 8407-8417
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Chaplin, AB., Harrison, JA., Nielson, AJ., Shen, C., & Waters, JM. (2004). A case for linear agostic interactions: Identification by DFT calculation in a complex of Ta containing a uniquely caged triphenylmethyl C-H hydrogen. Dalton Transactions. (17), 2643-2648
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Gejo, T., Harrison, JA., & Huber, JR. (2001). Depletion spectrum of ozone in a molecular beam. Evidence for interference effects in the Hartley band photodissociation. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 350(5-6), 558-564
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA., & Buckley, PD. (2000). Simulating Dynamic Equilibria: A Class Experiment. Journal of Chemical Education. 77(8), 1013-1014
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Cook, DJ., Schlemmer, S., Balucani, N., Wagner, DR., Harrison, JA., Steiner, B., . . . Saykally, RJ. (1998). Single photon infrared emission spectroscopy: A study of IR emission from UV laser excited PAHs between 3 and 15 mu m. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A. 102(9), 1465-1481
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Gejo, T., Harrison, JA., & Huber, JR. (1996). Three-body photodissociation of 1,3,5-triazine. Journal of Physical Chemistry. 100(33), 13941-13949
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Thelen, MA., Gejo, T., Harrison, JA., & Robert Huber, J. (1995). Photodissociation of ozone in the Hartley band: Fluctuation of the vibrational state distribution in the O<inf>2</inf>(<sup>1</sup>Δ <inf>g</inf>) fragment. The Journal of Chemical Physics. 103(18), 7946-7955
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
SCHLEMMER, S., COOK, DJ., HARRISON, JA., WURFEL, B., CHAPMAN, W., & SAYKALLY, RJ. (1994). THE UNIDENTIFIED INTERSTELLAR INFRARED BANDS - PAHS AS CARRIERS. SCIENCE. 265(5179), 1686-1689
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA., Yang, X., Rösslein, M., Felder, P., & Huber, JR. (1994). Photodissociation of NO<inf>2</inf> at 355 and 351 nm investigated by photofragment translational spectroscopy. Journal of Physical Chemistry®. 98(47), 12260-12269
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
PETTY, JT., HARRISON, JA., & MOORE, CB. (1993). REACTIONS OF TRANS-HOCO STUDIED BY INFRARED-SPECTROSCOPY. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY. 97(43), 11194-11198
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., COOK, DJ., WURFEL, BE., CHAPMAN, W., SAYKALLY, RJ., MOORE, CB., . . . PIMENTEL, GC. (1992). A PHOTON-COUNTING INFRARED-EMISSION SPECTROMETER. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. 203, 189-PHYS
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
GRICE, ST., HARLAND, PW., HARRISON, JA., MACLAGAN, RGAR., & SIMPSON, RW. (1991). EXPERIMENTAL MEASUREMENTS AND THEORETICAL CALCULATIONS OF THE MOBILITY OF THE N+ ION IN HELIUM. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MASS SPECTROMETRY AND ION PROCESSES. 107(2), 215-224
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
FELDER, P., HARRISON, JA., & HUBER, JR. (1991). FORMALDAZINE PHOTODISSOCIATION AND THE PAIR FORMATION OF H2CN RADICALS. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY. 95(5), 1945-1950
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., & MACLAGAN, RGAR. (1990). STRUCTURES, ENERGIES AND HARMONIC VIBRATIONAL FREQUENCIES FOR THE REACTIONS OF NH WITH NO AND NO2. JOURNAL OF THE CHEMICAL SOCIETY-FARADAY TRANSACTIONS. 86(21), 3519-3523
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., & MACLAGAN, RGAR. (1989). ABINITIO POTENTIAL-ENERGY SURFACES FOR THE REACTION OF BH2 WITH NO. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 155(4-5), 419-422
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
MEADS, RF., MARSDEN, DCJ., HARRISON, JA., & PHILLIPS, LF. (1989). PHOTOEXCITATION OF STANNANE AND DIBORANE AT 193 NM. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 160(3), 342-344
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., & MACLAGAN, RGAR. (1988). THE STRUCTURES, ENERGIES AND VIBRATIONAL FREQUENCIES FOR BHNO SPECIES. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 146(3-4), 243-248
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., MEADS, RF., & PHILLIPS, LF. (1988). EMISSION-SPECTRA OF BHN FRAGMENTS (N=0-3) FROM THE 193 NM PHOTOLYSIS OF DIBORANE. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 148(2-3), 125-129
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., MEADS, RF., & PHILLIPS, LF. (1988). KINETICS OF REACTIONS OF BH WITH NO AND C2H4. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 150(3-4), 299-302
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., MACLAGAN, RGAR., & WHYTE, AR. (1987). STRUCTURES, ENERGIES, AND VIBRATIONAL FREQUENCIES OF INTERMEDIATES AND TRANSITION-STATES IN THE REACTION OF NH2 AND NO. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY. 91(27), 6683-6686
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., WHYTE, AR., & PHILLIPS, LF. (1986). KINETICS OF REACTIONS OF NH WITH NO AND NO2. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 129(4), 346-352
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.
HARRISON, JA., MACLAGAN, RGAR., & WHYTE, AR. (1986). THE STRUCTURE AND VIBRATIONAL FREQUENCIES OF NH2NO. CHEMICAL PHYSICS LETTERS. 130(1-2), 98-102
[Journal article]Authored by: Harrison, J.

IP

Harrison, JA., Saraswat, M., Grand, R., Noble, FK., Gehlen, L., Woods, MA., . . . Bartho, S.(2017). . US 9612196 B2: United States of America: In-situ optical density sensor
[Patent]Authored by: Harrison, J., Noble, F.

Conference

Harrison, JA., Mukherjee, N., & Zare, RN. (2016, February). Towards state to state dynamics of the H + oriented H2 reaction. Presented at PhysChem2016. Christchurch, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015, July). Understanding the Nature of Anagostic and Agostic Interactions - A Synthesis by Computation Approach.. Presented at 21st European Conference on Organometallic Chemistry, EuCOMC XXI -2015
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Schwerdtfeger, P., & Sajjad, MA. (2015, December). A search for active first-row transition metal alkylidene complexes. Presented at Pacifichem 2015 Chemistry Conference
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Schwerdtfeger, P., & Sajjad, MA. (2015, December). Changing the nature of anagostic and agostic interactions-a synthesis by computation approach. Presented at Pacifichem 2015 Chemistry Conference
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Schwerdtfeger, P., & Sajjad, MA. (2015). A search for active first-row transition metal alkylidene complexes. Poster session presented at the meeting of Pacifichem 2015 Chemistry Conference
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). A Search for Active First - Row Transition Metal Alkylidene Complexes. Poster session presented at the meeting of 10th European Conference on Computational Chemistry. Fulda, Germany
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). A Search for Active First - Row Transition Metal Alkylidene Complexes. , 10th European Conference on Computational Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). Changing the Nature of Anagostic Interactions - a Synthesis by Computation Approach. , 10th European Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). Changing the Nature of Anagostic Interactions - a Synthesis by Computation Approach. Poster session presented at the meeting of 10th European Conference on Computational Chemistry. Fulda, Germany
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). A Search for Active First-Row Transition Metal Alkylidene Complexes.. , EuCo-CC - 10th European Conference on Computational Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, ., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). Changing the Nature of Anagostic Interactions – A Synthesis by Computation Approach. , EuCo-CC 2015 - 10th European Conference on Computational Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). A search for active first-row transition metal alkylidene complexes.. , Pacifichem 2015
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). Changing the nature of anagostic and agostic interactions - a synthesis by computation approach.. , Pacifichem, 2015
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2015). Organometallic Syntheses by Computation: Si-H...M and C-H...M Interactions.. , EuCOMC XXI, 2015. 21st European Conference on Organmetallic Chemistry.
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Sajjad, MA., & Schwerdtfeger, P. (2015). Understanding the Nature of Anagostic and Agostic Interactions - A Synthesis by Computation Approach.. , EuCOMC XXI -2015. 21st European Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A., Schwerdtfeger, P.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Sajjad, MA. (2015, June). Changing the Nature of Anagostic and Agostic Interactions - A Synthesis by Computation Approach.. Presented at OMCOS 18. Barcelona, Spain.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Sajjad, MA. (2015). A Search for Active First-Row Transition Metal Alkylidene Complexes.. , OOMCOS 18
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Sajjad, MA. (2015). Changing the Nature of Anagostic and Agostic Interactions - A Synthesis by Computation Approach.. , OMCOS 18
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Sajjad, MA. (2014). Inorganic and Organometallic Syntheses by Computation: Si-H...M and C-H...M Interactions.. Poster session presented at the meeting of ICCC-41, 41st International Conference on Coordination Chemistry.. Singapore
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Sajjad, MA. (2014, July). Inorganic and Organometallic Syntheses by Computation: Si-H...M and C-H...M Interactions. Presented at ICCC-41, 41st Intnternational Conference on Coordination Chemistry.. Singapore.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Sajjad, MA. (2014). Inorganic and Organometallic Syntheses by Computation: Si-H...M and C-H...M Interactions.. , ICCC-41, 41st International Conference on coordination Chemistry.
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2013). Inorganic and Organometallic Syntheses by Computation. Poster session presented at the meeting of Inorganic Chemistry (IC13). Brisbane, Australia
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA, . (2013). Inorganic and Organometallic Syntheses by Computation. , Inorganic Chemistry 13 (IC13)
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Nielson, A.Contributed to by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2013). Inorgainic anhd Organometallic Syntheses by Computation. , 2nd EuCheMS Inorganic Chemistry Conference
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Saunders, G., & Harrison, JA. (2013). C-H...M Interactions: Does the Pure Hydrogen Bond Exist?. Poster session presented at the meeting of 20th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2013). Organometallic Syntheses by Computation. Poster session presented at the meeting of 20th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2013, July). Inorganic and Organometallic Syntheses by Computation. Presented at 2nd EuCheMS Inorganic Chemistry Conference. Jerusalem, Israel.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2013, June). Organometallic Syntheses by Computation. Presented at 20th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry. St Andrews, Scotland, UK.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Saunders, G., & Harrison, JA. (2013). C-H....M Interactions: Does the Pure Hydrogen Bond Exist?. , 20th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2013). Organometallic Syntheses by Computation. , 20th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Nielson, A.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, M. (2011). Theoretical studies on the near linear Si-H..M interaction in the transition metal complexes [M{CpSiMe2)Cl3}2], (M = Ti, Zr, Hf and Mo).. Poster session presented at the meeting of Fifth Asia-Pacific conferece on theoretical and computational Chemistry (APCTCC). Fifth Asia-Pacific conferece on theoretical and computational Chemistry (APCTCC)
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, M. (2011). Identification of non-classical agostic interactions in early and late transition metal complexes containing the {CH(ArO)3}3- ligand.. Poster session presented at the meeting of Fifth Asia-Pacific conferece on theoretical and computational Chemistry (APCTCC). Rotorua, New Zealand
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA. (2011, December). Inorganic and Organometallic syntheses by computation. Presented at Fifth Asia-Pacific conferece on theoretical and computational Chemistry (APCTCC). Rotorua, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, M.(2011, December 9). Theoretical studies on the near-linear Si-H...M interaction in the transition metal complexes [{M(CpSiMe2H)Cl3}2], (M = Ti, Zr,Hf and Mo).. , Fifth Asia-Pacific conference of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry ((APCTCC)
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, M.(2011, December 9). Identification of non-classical agostic interactions in early and late transition metal complexes containing the {CH(ArO)3}3- ligand.. , Fifth Asia-Pacific conference of Theoretical and computational chemistry (APCTCC)
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, J. (2011). Inorganic and organometallic syntheses by computation. Poster session presented at the meeting of Inorganic Chemistry'11 (IC11). Perth, Australia
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA.(2011, December 4). Inorganic syntheses by computation. In Conference Program, Inorganic Chemistry'11 (IC11)
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., & Harrison, JA.(2011, December 9). Inorganic and organometallic synthesis by computation. , Fifth Asian Pacific conference on Theoretical and computational chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, M.(2011, December 9). Identification of non-classical agostic interactions in Early and late transition metal complexes containing the {CH(ArO)3]3- ligand.. , Fifth Asian Pacific conference on theoretical and computational chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, M.(2011, December 9). Theoretical studies on the near linear Si-H...M interaction in the transition metal complexes [{M(CpSiMe2H)Cl3}2], (M = Ti, Zr, Hf and Mo).. , The fifth Asian Pacific conference of theoretical and computational chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA., Bartlett, NC., Jankunas, J., & Zare, RN.(2010, December 15). Time dependent depolarization of aligned D₂ molecules. , 2010 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Lein, M., & Waters, JM. (2010). Identification of near-linear agostic interactions in the complexes [{M(CpSiMe₂H)CI₃]₂ (M = Ti, Zr, Hf and Mo). Poster session presented at the meeting of Pacifichem 2010: International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies. Honolulu, HA, United States
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, J., & Lein, M.(2010, December 15). Identification of near-linear agostic interaction in the complexes [M(CpSiMe₂H)Cl₃]₂(M=Ti,Zr,Hf and Mo). , Pacifichem 2010: International Congress of Pacific Basin Societies
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, J., & Nielson, M.(2010, December 15). Identification of non-classical agostic interactions in transition metal complexes containing the CH(ArO)3 ligand. , Pacifichem 2010: International Congress of Pacific Basin Societies
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA.(2010, December 15). Hyperbolic coordinate transformation, optimal sampling and Fourier analysis of potential energy curves.. , 2010 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies (Pacifichem 2010)
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA., Bartlett, NC., Jankunas, J., & Zare, RN. (2010, December). Time dependent depolarization of aligned D₂ molecules. Presented at 2010 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies (Pacifichem 2010). Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Lein, M., Harrison, JA., & Nielson, AJ.Identification of non-classical C-H⋯M interactions in early and late transition metal complexes containing the CH(ArO)&lt;inf&gt;3&lt;/inf&gt; ligand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA. (2010). Hyperbolic coordinate transformation, optimal sampling and Fourier analysis of potential energy curves. Poster session presented at the meeting of 2010 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies (Pacifichem 2010). Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, A., Harrison, J., & Lein, D. (2010). Close approaches of C-H bond hydrogens to transition metals: New types of interactions with agostic-like characteristics. In 39th International Conference on Coordination Chemistry: Event Planners
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, A., Harrison, J., & Lein, D. (2010). Close approaches of C-H bond hydrogens to transition metal centres: New types of interactions with agostic-like characteristics. Poster session presented at the meeting of 39th International Conference on Coordination Chemistry. Adelaide, Australia
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, A., Harrison, J., & Lein, D. (2010). Close approaches of C-H bond hydrogens to transition metal centres: New types of interactions with agostic-like characteristics. Poster session presented at the meeting of Macro2010: 43rd International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry World Polymer Congress. Glasgow, United Kingdom
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, A., Harrison, J., & Lein, D. (2010). Close approaches of C-H Bond hydrogens to transition metal centres: New types of interactions with agostic-like characteristics. In Macro2010: 43rd International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry World Polymer Congress: The Royal Society of Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, DM. (2009). Coordination chemistry by computation: From linear agostic interactions to weak hydrogen bonds in transition metal complexes containing the tris (hydroxyphenyl) methane ligand CH(ArO)3. Poster session presented at the meeting of 18th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry. Goteborg, Sweden
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, DM. (2009). Theoretical studies on the near-linear agostic interaction in the complexes {M(CpSiMe2H)CI3]2 (M= Ti Zr Hf and Mo). Poster session presented at the meeting of 18th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry. Goteburg, Sweeden
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, DM. (2009). Coordination chemistry by computation: From linear agostic interactions to weak hydrogen bonds in transition metal complexes containing the tris (hydroxyphenyl) methane ligand, CH(ArO)3. In 18th EuCheMS Conference on Organometallic Chemistry(pp. 1 - 1). : EuCheMS Conference
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Lein, DM., & Waters, JM. (2008, December). Coordination chemistry by computation: From linear agostic interactions to weak hydrogen bonds in transition metal complexes containing the tris(hydroxyphenyl)methane ligand CH(ArO)3. Presented at Inorganic Chemistry Conference IC08. Christchurch, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Lein, DM., & Waters, JM. (2008). Coordination chemistry by computation: From linear agostic interactions to weak hydrogen bonds in transition metal complexes containing the tris (hydroxyphenyl) methane ligand, CH(ArO)3. In Inorganic Chemistry Conference (IC08)(pp. 263 - 263). : Department of Chemistry, The University of Canterbury, NZ
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Lein, DM., & Waters, JM. (2008). Theoretical studies on the near linear agostic interaction in the complexes{M(CpSiMe2H)C13]2 (M = Ti, Zr, Hf and Mo). In Inorganic Chemistry Conference (IC08)(pp. 80 - 80). : University of Canterbury
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., & Lein, DM. (2008). Theoretical studies on the near-linear agostic interaction in the complexes {M(CpSiMe2H)C13]2 (M = Ti, Zr, Hf and Mo). Poster session presented at the meeting of 23rd International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry (ICOMC2008). Rennes, France
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Lein, DM., & Waters, JM. (2008). Theoretical studies on the near-linear agostic interaction in the complexes {M(CpSiMe2H)C13]2 (M = Ti, Zr, Hf and Mo). Poster session presented at the meeting of Inorganic Chemistry Conference IC08. Christchurch, New Zealand
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Lein, DM., & Waters, JM. (2008). Determination of linear agostic interactions in transition metal complexes containing the tris(hydroxyphenyl)methane ligand CH(ArO)3. Poster session presented at the meeting of 23rd International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry. International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Nielson, AJ., Harrison, JA., Lein, DM., & Waters, JM. (2008). Determination of linear agostic interactions in transition metal complexes containing the tris (hydroxphenyl)methane ligand CH(ArO)3. In 23rd International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry(pp. 695 - 695). : International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreria, L. (2008). Effect of dairy fat on pervaporative flavour compound concentration. Poster session presented at the meeting of NZIFST Conference 2008: Food Sustainability. Rotorua, New Zealand
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreria, L. (2008). Effect of dairy fat on pervaporative flavour compound concentration. In Proceedings of the NZIFST Conference 2008: Food Sustainability: NZ Institute of Food Science & Technology Inc
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreria, L. (2008, June). Effect of food solution characteristics on flavour concentration by pervaporation. Presented at NZIFST Conference 2008: Food Sustainability. Rotorua, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreria, L. (2008). Effect of food solution characteristics on flavour concentration by prevaporation. In Proceedings of the NZIFST Conference 2008: Food Sustainability: NZ Institute of Food Science & Technology Inc
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreria, L. (2008). Effect of feed solution characteristics on flavour concentration by pervaporation. , International Congress on Membranes and Membrane Processes: ICOM
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, AR., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreria, L. (2008). Effect of feed solution characteristics on flavour concentration by pervaporation. In ICOM 2008 Oral Presentation Proceedings from the International Congress: ICOM
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, A., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreira, L. (2007). Modelling of pervaporation for concentration of flavour compounds. In 6th International Membrane Science and Technology Conference(pp. 105). : UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science and Technology
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, A., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreira, L. (2007). Concentration of dairy flavour compounds using pervaporation. In 5th NIZO Dairy Conference(pp. unpaged - 1). : Elsevier
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Lein, DM., Nielson, AJ., Schwerdtfeger, P., Waters, JM., & Harrison, JA. (2007, February). Determination of linear agostic interactions in early transition metal complexes. Presented at IC07 - Conference of the Inorganic Division of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and Organic and Organometallic Specialist Group of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry. Hobart, TAS.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Schwerdtfeger, P., Waters, J.
Lein, DM., Nielson, AJ., Schwerdtfeger, P., Waters, JM., & Harrison, JA. (2007). Determination of linear agostic interactions in early transition metal complexes. In IC07 - Conference of the Inorganic Division of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and Organic and Organometallic Specialist Group of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry(pp. 51). : IC07
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Schwerdtfeger, P., Waters, J.
Overington, A., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreira, L. (2007). Concentration of dairy flavour compounds using pervaporation. Poster session presented at the meeting of 5th NIZO Dairy Conference. Papendal, The Netherlands
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Overington, A., Wong, M., Harrison, JA., & Ferreira, L. (2007). Modelling of pervaporation for concentration of flavour compounds. , 6th International Membrane Science and Technology Conference (IMSTEC 07)
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Wong, M.
Brodie, AM., Ainscough, EW., Chaplin, AB., Derwahl, A., Harrison, JA., & Otter, CA. (2007, February). Conformational flexibility in inorganic rings: 2,2'-dioxybiphenyl-chloro-cyclotetraphosphazenes. Presented at Conference of the Inorganic Chemistry Division, Royal Australian Chemical Institute and the Inorganic and Organmetallic Specialist Group, New Zealand Institute of Chemistry. Hobart, TAS.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Brodie, AM., Ainscough, EW., Chaplin, AB., Derwahl, A., Harrison, JA., & Otter, CA. (2007). Conformational flexibility in inorganic rings: 2,2'-dioxybiphenyl-chloro-cyclotetraphosphazenes. In Conference of the Inorganic Chemistry Division, Royal Australian Chemical Institute and the Inorganic and Organmetallic Specialist Group, New Zealand Institute of Chemistry(pp. 81). : Royal Australian Chemical Institute
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA. (2006, December). Observations on the use of an accelerated coordinate system to describe the X¹Σ⁺g electronic state of H₂. Presented at New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference. Rotorua, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA. (2006). Observations on the use of an accelerated coordinate system to describe the X¹Σ⁺g electronic state of H₂. In Back to the Basics: From Small Molecules to Materials and Surfaces: Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference(pp. 123 - 124). : New Zealand Institute of Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Chaplin, AB., Harrison, JA., & Dyson, PJ. (2006). Revisiting the electronic structure of phosphazenes. In Back to the Basics: From Small Molecules to Materials and Surfaces: Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference(pp. 110). : New Zealand Institute of Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Chaplin, AB., Harrison, JA., & Dyson, PJ. (2006, December). Revisiting the electronic structure of phosphazenes. Presented at New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference. Rotorua, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Davidson, RJ., Ainscough, EW., Brodie, AM., Harrison, JA., & Waterland, MR. (2006). Transition metal interactions with ring nitrogens in a cyclophosphazene ring. In Back to the Basics: From Small Molecules to Materials and Surfaces: Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference(pp. 141 - 143). : New Zealand Institute of Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waterland, M.
Davidson, RJ., Ainscough, EW., Brodie, AM., Harrison, JA., & Waterland, MR. (2006). Transition metal interactions with ring nitrogens in a cyclophosphazene ring. Poster session presented at the meeting of New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference. Rotorua, NZ
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waterland, M.
Ainscough, EW., Brodie, AM., Chaplin, AB., Derwahl, A., Harrison, JA., & Otter, CA. (2006, December). Cyclotetraphosphazenes: Are they relevant models for phosphazene polymers?. Presented at New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference. Rotorua, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Ainscough, EW., Brodie, AM., Chaplin, AB., Derwahl, A., Harrison, JA., & Otter, CA. (2006). Cyclotetraphosphazenes: Are they relevant models for phosphazene polymers?. In Back to the Basics: From Small Molecules to Materials and Surfaces: Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) 2006 Conference(pp. 47 - 49). : New Zealand Institute of Chemistry
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, J., Shinton, I., Thelen, MA., & Dingley, G. (2004). Development of a plasma gun for application in MTF: The LICA (Linearly Injected Coaxial Accelerator). In IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science(pp. 161).
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Harrison, J., Thelen, M.
Harrison, JA., Shinton, I., Thelen, M., & Dingley, GW. (2004, June). Development of a plasma gun for application in MTF: The LICA (linearly injected coaxial accelerator). Presented at International Conference on Plasmas and Spectroscopy. Baltimore, MD.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Thelen, M.
Chaplin, AB., Harrison, JA., Nielson, AJ., Shen, C., & Waters, JM. (2004, December). A case for linear agostic interactions. Presented at NZIC Inorganic and Organometallic Specialist Group Conference. Kenepuru Sound, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J., Waters, J.

Other

Harrison, JA. (2014, October). Chemistry with Argon. In INMS and IAS Seminar series.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA. (2013, September). Controlling the Stereodynamics of Molecular Collisions. In INMS and IAS Seminar series.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA. (2008, December). Fourier Analysis of Potential energy curves. Presented at Stanford, Ca.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA. (2006). Deconstructing the chemical bond. Presented at Massey University, Auckland, NZ.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Harrison, J.
Harrison, JA. (2004). Fusion. Northcote Intermediate Year 8 Students
[Other]Authored by: Harrison, J.

Consultancy and Languages

Consultancy

  • 2014-present - Lifeonics Ltd
    Board Chairman, co-founder and consultant

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 0 1
CoSupervisor 1 5

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

CoSupervisor of:

  • 2009 - Amy Rachael Overington - PhD
    Concentration of dairy flavours using pervaporation
  • 2008 - Brian Michael Vest - PhD
    The electronic, structural and magnetic properties of the Chromium Dihalides: From the gas-phase to the solid-state
  • 2008 - Behnam Assadollahzadeh - PhD
    A Systematic Search for the Global Minimum structures of Cs, Sn and Au clusters and corresponding electronic properties.
  • 2005 - Miss Nicola Gaston - PhD
    Mercury Clusters - From van der Waals Molecules to the Metallic Solid
  • 2005 - Mr Ivan Lim - PhD
    Static Electric Dipole Polarizabilities of Atoms and Molecules.

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