Subsurface Contaminant Monitoring Using Laser Fluorescence, J. E. Kenny, J. W. Pepper, A. O. Wright, Y.-M. Chen, S. L. Schwartz, and C. G. Shelton, ed. Balshaw-Biddle, Oubre and Ward, Lewis Publishers, 2000.

Major Reports

Laser Fluorescence EEM Probe for Cone Penetrometer Pollution Analysis, EPA Project Report EPA/600/R-99/041, Jonathan E. Kenny, June 1999.

Book Reviews

“Standardization and Quality Assurance in Fluorescence Measurements I: Techniques” (Invited Book review), Jonathan E. Kenny, J. Am. Chem. Soc., (2009), 131(10), 3789-3790.


“Multidimensional Fluorescence Fingerprinting for Classification of Shrimp by Location and Species,” Jake Eaton, Acacia Alcivar-Warren, and Jonathan E. Kenny, Environ. Sci. Technol., 2012, 46 (4), 2276-2282.

“Multidimensional Fluorescence Studies of the Phenolic Content of Dissolved Organic Carbon in Humic Substances,” Todd Pagano, Annemarie D. Ross, Joseph Chiarelli, and Jonathan E. Kenny, J. Environ. Monit., 2012, 14 (3), 937-943.

“Application of PARAFAC to a two-component system exhibiting Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer: from theoretical prediction to experimental validation,” Hao Chen and Jonathan E. Kenny, Analyst, 2012, 137, 153-162.

“Application of PARAFAC to determination of distribution constants and spectra of fluorescent solutes in micellar solutions,” Hao Chen and Jonathan E. Kenny, Analyst, 2010, 135, 1704 1710.

“Fluorescence intensities and lifetimes of aromatic hydrocarbons in cyclohexane solution purged with nitrogen,rdquo; T. Pagano, J. Thomas Brownrigg and Jonathan E. Kenny, J. Phys. Chem. A, 2009,113 (6), 1049-1059.

“Improvement of Inner Filter Effect Correction Based on Determination of Effective Geometric Parameters Using a Conventional Fluorimeter,” Qun Gu and Jonathan E. Kenny, Anal. Chem., 2009, 81 (1), 420-426.

“Nitrogen Gas Purging for the Deoxygenation of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbon Solutions in Cyclohexane for Routine Fluorescence Analysis,” T. Pagano, A. J. Biacchi, and J.E. Kenny, Appl. Spectrosc. 62, 333-336 (2008).

“Study of pH Effects on Humic Substances using Chemometric Analysis of Excitation-Emission Matrices,” H. Chen and J. E. Kenny, Annals of Env. Science 1, 1 (2007).

“Estuarine water classification using EEM spectroscopy and PARAFAC-SIMCA,” G.J. Hall and J.E. Kenny, Analytica Chimica Acta 581 (2007), 118-124.

“Estuarial Fingerprinting through Multidimensional Fluorescence and Multivariate Analysis,” G.J. Hall, K.E. Clow, and J.E. Kenny, Environ. Sci. Technol., 39 (19), 7560 -7567, 2005.

“Spectral fingerprinting and classification by location of origin of natural waters by multidimensional fluorescence,” Clow, K.E.; Hall, G.J.; Chen, H.; Kenny, J.E. Proc. SPIE (2004), 5586 (Advanced Environmental, Chemical, and Biological Sensing Technologies), 107-115.

“A laser induced fluorescence dual fiber optic array detector applied to rapid HPLC separation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons,” S. J. Hart, G. J. Hall and J. E. Kenny, Anal. Bioanal. Chem. (2002) :372 205-215.

“In Situ Measurements of Subsurface Contaminants with a Multi-channel Laser-Induced Fluorescence System,” J. W. Pepper, A. O. Wright, and J. E. Kenny, Spectrochimica Acta A58, 2002, 317.

“Speciation of Aromatic Compounds with Excitation-Emission Matrix Measurements,” Pepper, Jane W.; Chen, Y.-M,; Wright, Andrew O.; and Kenny, Jonathan E., Proceedings of SPIE. 1999, 3856, 252-260.

“Assessment of Inner Filter Effects in Fluorescence Spectroscopy using the Dual- Pathlength Method– a Study of Jet Fuel JP-4”, Pagano, Todd E. and Kenny, Jonathan E., Proceedings of SPIE. 1999, 3856, 289-297.

“Two-Fiber Spectroscopic Probe with Improved Scattered Light Rejection,” Andrew O. Wright, Jane W. Pepper, and Jonathan E. Kenny, Analytical Chemistry 71, 2582-2585 (1999).

“Reassignment of the vibrational spectra of CHF2CH3 (HFC-152a), CF3CH3 (HFC-143a), CF3CHF2 (HFC-125), and CHCl2CF3 (HCFC‑123),” S. Tai, S. Papasavva, J. E. Kenny, B. D. Gilbert, J. A. Janni, J. I. Steinfeld, J.D. Taylor and R.D. Weinstein, Spectrochimica Acta 55A, pp. 9-24 (1999).

“Subsurface Contaminant Monitoring by Laser Excitation-Emission Matrix/Cone Penetrometer,” J. Pepper, Y.-M. Chen, A. Wright, R. Premasiri, J.E. Kenny. Proc. SPIE 3534, pp. 234-242 (1998).

“A Fiber Optic Laser Induced Fluorescence Excitation Emission Detector Applied to Flow Injection Analysis of PAHs, “ S. J. Hart, G. J. Hall, and J. E. Kenny, Proc., SPIE 3534, pp. 601-611 (1998).

"Laser-Induced Fluorescence and Fast Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry with Subsurface Thermal Extraction of Organics: Field Analytical Technologies for Expediting Site Characterization and Cleanup," A. Robbat Jr., J. E. Kenny, S. Smarason, J. W. Pepper, and A. O. Wright, Remediation Winter 1998, 95-111.

"Field Demonstration of a Multichannel Fiber Optic Laser Induced Fluorescence System in a Cone Penetrometer Vehicle," S. J. Hart, Y.- M. Chen, J. E. Kenny, B. K. Lien and T. W. Best, Field Analytical Chemistry and Technology, 1, 343 (1997)

"A Method to Evaluate the Sachs Formula," S. Huang and J.E. Kenny, International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, 65, 19 (1997).

"Infrared Radiative Forcing of CFC-Replacements and their Atmospheric Reaction Products," S. Papasavva, S. Tai, K.H. Illinger, and J.E. Kenny, J. Geophys. Research, 102, 13643 (1997).

"Molecular Properties of CFC Substitutes from Ab Initio Calculations: CFCl2CH3, CF2ClCH3, CHCl2CF3, and CHFClCF3," S. Papasavva, K.H. Illinger, and J.E. Kenny, J. Mol. Structure: THEOCHEM, 393, 73 (1997).

"A Fiber Optic Multichannel Laser Spectrometer System for Remote Fluorescence Detection in Soils," S.J. Hart, Y.-M. Chen, B.K. Lien, and J.E. Kenny, Proc. SPIE 2835, 73 (1996).

"Improved Two-Fiber Probe for In Situ Spectroscopic Measurements," J. Lin, S. J. Hart, and J.E. Kenny, Analytical Chemistry 68, 3098 (1996).

"Ab Initio Calculations on Fluoroethanes: Geometries, Dipole Moments, Vibrational Frequencies and Infrared Intensities," S. Papasavva, K.H. Illinger and J.E. Kenny, J. Phys. Chem., 100, 10100 (1996).

"Subsurface Contaminant Monitoring by Laser Fluorescence Excitation-Emission Spectroscopy in a Cone Penetrometer Probe," J. Lin, S.J. Hart, W. Wang, D. Namychkin and J.E. Kenny, Proc. SPIE 2504, 59 (1995).

"Spectroscopy in the Field: Emerging Techniques for On-Site Environmental Measurements," A.Henderson-Kinney and J.E. Kenny, Spectroscopy, 10, No. 7, p. 32 (1995).

"Pushing Pyrazine to the (Statistical) Limit," W.R. Moomaw, T.-Y. Liu and J.E. Kenny, J. Phys. Chem., 99, 7320 (1995).

"Ab Initio Calculations of Vibrational Frequencies and Infrared Intensities for Global Warming Potential of CFC Substitutes: CH2FCF3 (HFC-134a)," S. Papasavva, S. Tai, A. Esslinger, K.H. Illinger, and J.E. Kenny, J. Phys. Chem., 99, 3438 (1995).

"Laser Fluorescence EEM Probe for Cone Penetrometer Pollution Analysis," J. Lin, S. J. Hart, T. A. Taylor and J. E. Kenny,Proc. SPIE 2367, 70 (1994).

"Evaluation of Nd:YAG-Pumped Raman Shifter as a Broad-Spectrum Light Source," G.B. Jarvis, S. Mathew and J.E. Kenny, Appl. Opt. 33, 4938 (1994).

"Proof and Discussion of the Upper-Bound Principle for Excited-State Wavefunctions Obtained by the Linear Variation Method," J.E. Kenny, Am. J. Phys., 62, 184, (1994).

Laser-Based Fluorescence EEM Instrument for In-Situ Groundwater Monitoring", T.A. Taylor, G.B. Jarvis, H. Xu, A.C. Bevilacqua, and J.E. Kenny, Analytical Instrumentation, 21, 141 (1993.)

"Laser Fluorescence EEM Instrument for In Situ Groundwater Screening", T.A. Taylor, H. Xu, and J.E. Kenny, Proc., Second International Symposium on Field Screening Methods for Hazardous Waste Site Investigations, US.EPA, Las Vegas, NV (1991).

"Fluorescence and Photochemical Yields of Sulfur (S8) in Methanol upon 266 nm Irradiation", A.C. Bevilacqua and J.E. Kenny, J. Phys. Chem., 95, 4374 (1991).

"Measurement of Incident Intensity of UV Radiation Delivered by Optical Fibers", H. Xu and J.E. Kenny, Applied Spectroscopy, 45, 429 (1991).

"Groundwater Monitoring Using Remote Laser-Induced Fluorescence", J.E. Kenny, G.B. Jarvis, K.O. Pohlig, and W. A. Chudyk, A.C.S. Symposium Series 383, Luminescence Applications in Biological, Chemical, Environmental, and Hydrological Sciences, M.C. Goldberg, ed., 233 (1989).

"Instrumentation and Methodology for Multicomponent Analysis Using In Situ Laser-Induced Fluorescence", J.E. Kenny, G.B. Jarvis and H. Xu, Proc., First International Symposium on Field Screening Methods for Hazardous Waste Site Investigations, 133 (1988).

"Excess Energy Dependence of Internal Conversion in the S1 State of Azulene", S.K. Kulkarni and J.E. Kenny, J. Chem. Phys. 89, 4441 (1988).

"Internal Conversion Rates for Single Vibronic Levels of S2 in Azulene", T.M. Woudenberg, S.K. Kulkarni, and J.E. Kenny, J. Chem. Phys. 89, 2789 (1988).

"Vibrational Spectra and Normal Mode Analysis of Aceheptylene and 3,5,8,10-Tetramethylaceheptylene", A.C. Bevilacqua, C.H. Cho, and J.E. Kenny, Spectrochimica Acta 44A, 23 (1988).

"Remote Laser-Induced Fluorescence Monitoring of Groundwater Contaminants: Prototype Field Instrument", J.E. Kenny, G.B. Jarvis, W. A. Chudyk, and K.O. Pohlig, Analytical Instrumentation 16, 423 (1987).

"Monitoring of Ground-Water Contaminants Using Laser Fluorescence and Fiber Optics", W.A. Chudyk, J.E. Kenny, G.B. Jarvis, and K. Pohlig, InTech 34, (5), 53 (1987).

"Excited State Dynamics of Guaiazulene Using Laser-Saturated Fluorescence", M.M. Carrabba, T.M. Woudenberg, and J.E. Kenny, J. Chem. Phys. 86, 552 (1987).

"Effects of Steric Crowding on Porphyrin Conformation. Synthesis, Crystal Structure and Molecular Stereochemistry of μ-Oxo-Bis-[(5,15-dimethyl-2,3,7,8,12,13,17,18-octaethylporphinato) iron (III)]", K.L. Lay, J.W. Buchler, J.E. Kenny, and W.R. Scheidt, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 123, 91 (1986).

"Prototype Laser Fluorescence/Fiber Optics Groundwater Contaminant Detector", W.A. Chudyk, M.M. Carrabba, G.B. Jarvis, and J.E. Kenny, Proc. Specialty Conf. on Environ. Eng., EE Div., 1985, p.98.

"Conformational Analysis of Guaiazulene in a Supersonic Jet", M.M. Carrabba, T.M. Woudenberg, and J.E. Kenny, J. Phys. Chem., 89, 4226 (1985).

"Remote Detection of Groundwater Contaminants Using Far-UV Laser Induced Fluorescence", W.A. Chudyk, M.M. Carrabba, and J.E. Kenny, Anal. Chem., 57, 1237 (1985).

"Hydrogen Bonding in the Lowest Singlet np* Excited State of Pyrimidine", M.M. Carrabba, J.E. Kenny, W.R. Moomaw, J. Cordes, and M. Denton, J. Phys. Chem., 89, 674 (1985).

"Remote Analysis of Groundwater Contaminants Using Laser Fluorescence", W.A. Chudyk and J.E. Kenny, Proceedings of Fourth National Symposium and Exposition on Aquifer Restoration and Ground-Water Monitoring, 235 (1984).

"The Lowest Excited Singlet State of Hydrogen Bonded Methyl Salicylate", L.A. Heimbrook, J.E. Kenny, B.E. Kohler, and G.W. Scott, J. Phys. Chem., 87, 280 (1983).

"Vibrational Predissociation and Intramolecular Vibrational Relaxation in Electronically Excited s-tetrazine-Argon van der Waals Complex", D.V. Brumbaugh, J.E. Kenny, and D.H. Levy, J. Chem. Phys., 78, 3415 (1983).

"Dual Fluorescence Excitation Spectra of Methyl Salicylate in a Free Jet", L.A. Heimbrook, J.E. Kenny, B.E. Kohler, and G.W. Scott, J. Chem. Phys. 75, 5201 (1981).

"Free-Jet Fluorescence Excitation Spectrum of trans, trans-1,3,5,7-octatetraene", L.A. Heimbrook, J.E. Kenny, B.E. Kohler, and G.W. Scott, J. Chem. Phys., 75, 4338 (1981).

"Van der Waals Complexes of Iodine with Hydrogen and Deuterium: Intermolecular Potentials and Laser-Induced Photodissociation Studies", J.E. Kenny, T.D. Russell, and D.H. Levy, J. Chem. Phys., 73, 3607 (1980).

"The Photodissociation of van der Waals Molecules: Complexes of Iodine, Neon and Helium", J.E. Kenny, K.E. Johnson, W. Sharfin, and D.H. Levy, J. Chem. Phys., 72, 1109 (1980).

"Nonstatistical Behavior in van der Waals Photochemistry: Tetrazine-Ar", J.E. Kenny, D.V. Brumbaugh, and D.H. Levy, J. Chem. Phys., 71, 4757 (1979).

"Metal Complexes with Tetrapyrrole Ligands. XV. A Carbonylosmium Porphodimethene: Synthesis, and Determination of the Crystal and Molecular Structure", J.W. Buchler, K.L. Lay, P.D. Smith, W.R. Scheidt, G.A. Rupprecht, and J.E. Kenny, J. Organomet. Chem., 110, 109 (1976).