Publications

  • Peer-Reviewed Articles

  1. Odetola C., Trevani L., Easton E.B. (2017). Photo enhanced methanol electrooxidation: Further insights into Pt and TiO2 nanoparticle contributions. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 210, 263-275  

  2. Samiee F., Pedron F., Estrin D., Trevani L. (2016). Experimental and theoretical study of the high-temperature UV-visible spectra of aqueous hydroquinone and 1,4-benzoquinone. J. Phys. Chem. B, 120(40) 10547-10552.

  3. Odetola C., Easton E.B., Trevani L. (2016). Investigation of TiO2/carbon electrocatalyst supports prepared using glucose as a modifier. Int.J. Hydrogen Energy, 41(19), 8199-8208.

  4. Odetola C., Trevani L., Easton E.B. (2015). Enhanced activity and stability of Pt/TiO2/carbon fuel cell electrocatalyst prepared using a glucose modifier, J. Power Sources, 294, 254-263.

  5. Quinlan S., Shvedov D.,Trevani L., Tremaine P. (2015). Thermodynamics of the sodium-iron-phosphate-water system under hydrothermal conditions. Part I: The solubility and Gibbs energy of formation of sodium iron (III) hydroxy phosphate, Na3Fe(PO4)2.(Na4/3H2/3O), from 225 to 325 oC,  J. Solution Chem., 44(5), 1121-1140.

  6. Ferrandon M., Daggupati V., Wang F., Naterer G., Trevani L. (2015). Using XANES to obtain mechanistic information for the hydrolysis of CuCl2 and the decomposition of Cu2OCl2 in the thermochemical Cu-Cl cycle for H2 production, J. Thermal Anal. Calorim., 119(2), 975-982.

  7. Gupta S., Saltanov E., Mokry S. J., Pioro I., Trevani L., McGillivray D. (2013). Developing empirical heat-transfer correlations for supercritical CO2 flowing in vertical bare tubes, Nucl. Eng. Des., 261, 116-131.

  8. Nixon A., Ferrandon M., Kaye M.H., Trevani L. (2012). Thermochemical production of hydrogen: Synthesis, characterization, and decomposition of copper oxychloride. J. Therm. Anal. Calorim., 110 (3), 1095-1105.

  9. Balodis E., Madekufamba M., Trevani L., Tremaine P. (2012). Ionization constants and thermal stabilities of uracil and adenine under hydrothermal conditions as measured by in situ UV-visible spectroscopy, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta, 93, 182-204.

  10. Naterer G., Suppiah S., Stolberg L., Lewis M., Ferrandon M., Wang Z., Dincer I., Gabriel K., Rosen M.A., Secnik E., Easton E.B., Trevani L., Pioro I., Tremaine P., Lvov S., Jiang J., Rizvi G., Ikeda B.M., Lu L., Kaye M., Smith W.R., Mostaghimi J., Spekkens P., Fowler M., Avsec J. (2011). Clean hydrogen production with the Cu-Cl cycle - Progress of international consortium, II: Simulations, thermochemical data, and materials, Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 36 (24), 15486-15501.

  11. Naterer G., Suppiah S., Stolberg L., Lewis M., Ferrandon M., Wang Z., Dincer I., Gabriel K., Rosen M.A., Secnik E., Easton E.B., Trevani L., Pioro I., Tremaine P., Lvov S., Jiang J., Rizvi G., Ikeda B.M., Lu L., Kaye M., Smith W.R., Mostaghimi J., Spekkens P., Fowler M., Avsec J. (2011). Clean hydrogen production with the Cu-Cl cycle - Progress of international consortium, I: Experimental unit operations, Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 36(24), 15472-15485.

  12. Naterer G.F., Suppiah S., Stolberg L., Lewis M., Wang Z., Gabriel K., Dincer I., Rosen M.A., Spekkens P., Lvov S., Fowler M., Tremaine P., Mostaghimi J., Easton E.B., Trevani L., Rizvi G., Ikeda B.M., Kaye M.H., Lu L., Pioro I., Smith W.R., Secnik E., Jiang J., Avsec J. (2010). Canada’s program on nuclear hydrogen production and the thermochemical Cu-Cl Cycle, Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 35, 10905-10926.

  13. Trevani L., Ehlerova J., Sedlbauer J., and Tremaine P.R. (2010). Complexation in the Cu(II)-LiCl-H2O system at temperatures to 423 K by UV-visible spectroscopy, Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 35, 4893-4900.

  14. Bylina I., Trevani L., Mojumdar S.C., Tremaine P. and Papangelakis V.G. (2009). Measurement of reaction enthalpy during pressure oxidation of sulphide minerals, J. Therm. Anal. Calorim. 96(1), 117-124.

  15.  Woolston G.E., Trevani L.N., and Tremaine P.R. (2008). Apparent molar volumes and standard partial molar volumes of aqueous sodium phosphate salts at elevated temperatures, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 53, 1728- 1737.

  16. Ehlerová J., Trevani L., Šedlbauer J., and Tremaine P.R. (2008). Spectrophotometric determination of the ionization constants of aqueous nitrophenols at temperatures to 498 K, J. Solution Chem., 37(6), 857-874.

  17. Trevani L.N., Balodis E.C., and Tremaine P.R. (2007). Apparent and standard partial molar volumes of NaCl, NaOH, and HCl in water and heavy water at T = 523 K and 573 K at p = 14 MPa, J. Phys. Chem. B, 111(8), 2015-2024.

  18. Madekufamba M., Trevani L.N., and Tremaine P.R. (2006). Standard enthalpy of formation of aqueous titanyl chloride, TiOCl2 (aq), at 298.15 K, J. Chem. Thermodyn., 38 (12), 1563-1567.

  19. Bulemela E., Trevani L., and Tremaine P.R. (2005). Ionization constants of aqueous glycolic acid at temperatures up to 523 K using hydrothermal pH indicators and UV-visible spectroscopy,  J. Solution Chem., 34(7),  769-788.

  20. Clarke R.G.F., Collins C.M., Roberts J.C., Trevani L.N., Bartholomew R.J., and Tremaine P.R. (2005). Ionization constants of aqueous amino acids at temperatures up to 523 K using hydrothermal pH indicators and UV-visible spectroscopy: glycine, alanine, and proline, Geochim. et Cosmochim. Acta,  69(12), 3029-3043.

  21. Xie W., Trevani L., and Tremaine P.R. (2004). Apparent and standard partial molar heat capacities and volumes of aqueous tartaric acid and its sodium salts at elevated temperature and pressure, J. Chem. Thermodyn., 36(2),  127-140.

  22. Trevani LN., Roberts J.C., Tremaine P.R. (2001). Copper(II)-ammonia complexation equilibria in aqueous solutions at temperatures from 30 to 250 oC by visible spectroscopy,  J. Solution Chem., 30(7),  585-622.

  23. Moorcroft M. J., Lawrence N. S., Coles B. A., Compton R. G., Trevani L. N. (2001). High temperature electrochemical studies using a channel flow cell heated by radio frequency radiation, J. Electroanal.Chem.,506(1), 28-33.

  24. Trevani L.N., Calvo E., Corti H.R. (2000). Diffusion coefficients of iodide in high temperature aqueous solutions, Electrochem. Commun., 2(5),  312-316.

  25. Stodola J., Tremaine P., Binette V., Trevani L. (2000). Volatility of copper corrosion products in a power generation cycle, PowerPlant Chemistry,  2(1),  9-13, 39-43.

  26. Trevani L.N., Calvo E., Corti H.R. (1997). High-temperature wall-tube cell: design, characterization and results of mass transfer phenomena, J. Chem. Soc., Faraday Transactions, 93 (24), 4319-4326.

  27. Corti H.R., Laria D., Trevani L.N. (1996). Ionic association in asymmetric electrolytes, Faraday Transactions,  92(1), 91-96.                   

  • Articles in Referred Conference Proceedings  

  1. Odetola C., Easton E.B., Trevani L. (2015). Investigation of TiO2/carbon electrocatalyst supports prepared using glucose as a modifier. International Conference on Hydrogen Production, Oshawa, ON, Canada (ICH2P-15). 

  2. Gupta A., Saltanov E., Mokry S.J., Pioro I., Trevani L., McGillivray D. (2012). Developing heat-transfer correlations for supercritical CO2 flowing in vertical bare tubes. 20th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering Power, Anaheim, CA, USA. (Peer-Reviewed publication P2).

  3. Erickson K. , Moore S., Raffa D., Trevani L. , Tremaine P. (2009), Isotope effects on apparent and partial molar volumes of HCl, LiCl, and NaCl measured in H2O and D2O from 250°C to 350°C and 14 MPa to 19 MPa, 30th Annual Canadian Nuclear Society Conference and 33rd CNS/CNA Student Conference, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. 

  4. Balodis E., Mann V., Trevani L., and Tremaine P. (2008). Ionization constants, equation of state parameters and thermal decomposition kinetics of nucleic acid bases under hydrothermal conditions, 15th Int. Conference on the Properties of Water and Steam, Berlin, Germany.

  5. Ehlerova J., Trevani L.N., Sedlbauer J., Ballerat-Busserolles K. and Tremaine P.R. (2008). Calorimetric and ionization properties of aqueous nitrophenols, 15th Int. Conference on the Properties of Water and Steam, Berlin, Germany.

  6. Madekufamba M., Trevani L., and Tremaine P. (2006). Aqueous sodium phosphate hideout reactions with nickel and titanium oxides under CANDU-PHW boiler conditions, 27th Annual Conference of the Canadian Nuclear Society and 30th Canadian Nuclear Society - Nuclear Energy A World of Service to Humanity, Toronto, ON, Canada.

  7. Tremaine P.R., Trevani L.N., Rudolph W.W. (2004). Acid-base ionization and metal complexation under hydrothermal conditions by UV-visible and Raman spectroscopy. 34th Annual Hydrometallurgy Meeting, Banff, Alberta, Canada.

  8. Corti H. R., Trevani L.N., Goldfarb D. L., Fucito S. (1999). Transport properties in aqueous systems: From high temperature to supercooled solutions. 13th Int. Conference on the Properties of Water and Steam, Toronto, ON, Canada.

  • Book Chapters

  1. Transport properties in high temperature and pressure ionic solutions. Corti H.R., Trevani L.N., Anderko A.. Editors: Palmer D.A., Fernandez-Prini R., Harvey A.; Aqueous Systems at Elevated Temperatures and Pressures (2004), 321-375.

  2. Electroanalytical techniques at high temperature and pressure. Corti H.R., Trevani L.N.. Editors: Fernandez H., Zon M. A.; Recent Developments and Applications of Electroanalytical Chemistry(2002), 77-94.

  • Patent Applications

  1. Method of using intrinsically conductive polymers with inherent lubricating properties, and a composition having an intrinsically conductive polymer, for protecting metal surfaces from galling and corrosion. Calvo E. J., Bossi M.L., Bronstein L.A., Barbero C.A., Trevani L.N., Perez T.E., Castro P.;  (Tenaris AG, Liechtenstein).    U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ.  (2005), 13 pp.  CODEN: USXXCOUS2005176592A120050811 CAN 143:214106AN 2005:735283.

  • Technical Reports

  1. Sodium phosphate hideout mechanisms: Data and models for the solubility and redox behavior of iron (II) and iron (III) sodium-phosphate hideout reaction products. Tremaine P.R., Shvedov D., Trevani L., and Xiao C. (1999). Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), Palo Alto, CA. Technical Report TR -112137 (Project WO 2712-18).

  2. Sodium phosphate hideout in iron/nickel/chromium environments: Synthesis and identification of sodium and ammonium nickel phosphate hideout reaction products. Trevani L., Kirkpatrick K., Prenger R., Tremaine P. (2005). New Brunswick Power-NSERC CRDPJ-228616-99.