Recent Papers

The following is a list of publications of the Research Group of the LNCAE

  • Unusually Strong Dipole–Dipole and Dipole–Quadrupole Interactions in a Nanoporous Solid. Crystal Structure and Related. Neil Torres, Hernández Osiry, Alejandro Rodríguez, Lorena Martínez-dlCruz, Ana A. Lemus-Santana. and Edilso Reguera. Anorg. Allg. Chem. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201700450 
  • New coordination polymers based on 2-methylimidazole and transition metal nitroprusside containing building blocks: synthesis, structure and magnetic properties. A. Di Santo, H. Osiry,  E. Reguera,  P. Alborés,  R. E. Carbonio,  A. Ben Altabef  and  Diego M. Gil.  New J. Chem., 2018, 42, 1347—1355.
  • Hydrothermal recrystallization of transition metal nitroprussides. Formation of the most stable phases. Echevarría, L. Reguera, M. González Mc, J. Galicia, M. Ávila, E. Reguera. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 258 (2018) 566–572.
  • Influence of cobalt on electrocatalytic water splitting in NiCoFe layered double hydroxides. Ariel Guzmán-Vargas, Juvencio Vazquez-Samperio, Miguel A. Oliver-Tolentino, Noel Nava, Nancy Castillo, Manuel J. Macías-Hernández, and E. Reguera. Journal of Materials Science. March 2018, Volume 53, Issue 6, pp 4515–4526.


  • 4-Piperidinecarboxylic Acid-Functionalized NixZn1−xO Nanoparticles: Structural, Electronic and Optical Properties. L. Jiménez-Hernández, O. Estévez-Hernández, M. P. Hernández, M. H. Farías, and E. Reguera. Materials Focus. Vol. 6, pp. 1–11, 2017.
  • Influence on the Electrocatalytic Water Oxidation of M2+/M3+ Cation Arrangement in NiFe LDH: Experimental and Theoretical DFT Evidences. Ariel Guzmán-Vargas, Juvencio Vazquez-Samperio, Miguel A. Oliver-Tolentino, Guadalupe Ramos-Sánchez, Jorge L. Flores-Moreno, Edilso Reguera. Electrocatalysis July 2017, Volume 8, Issue 4, pp 383–39.
  • On the state of Mn in MnxZn1−xO nanoparticles and their surface modification with isonipecotic acid. Jiménez-Hernándeza, O. Estévez-Hernándeza, M.P. Hernández, J.A. Díaz , M.F. Farías, E. Reguera. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 247 (2017) 43–52.
  • Lead removal from aqueous solution by basaltic scoria: adsorption equilibrium and kinetics. Ponce-Lira, E. M. Otazo-Sánchez, E. Reguera, O. A. Acevedo-Sandoval, F. Prieto-García, C. A. González-Ramírez. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology June 2017, Volume 14, Issue 6, pp 1181–1196.
  • Magentite nanoparticle for arsenic remotion. H Viltres, O F Odio, R Borja, Y Aguilera, and E Reguera. Journal of Physics: Conf. Series 792 (2017) 012078.
  • CH4 and CO2 Adsorption Study in ZIF-8 and Al-BDC MOFs. Autié Castro G., de Oliveira Jardim E., Reguera E., Vilarrasa-García E., Rodríguez-Castellón E., Cavalcante Jr. C.L. "Science Stays True Here" Biological and Chemical Research, 234-246. Science Signpost Publishing.
  • Synthesis, Crystal Structures, and Properties of Zeolite‐Like T3(H3O)2[M(CN)6]2uH2O (T = Co, Zn; M = Ru, Os). Leslie Reguera, Noeldris L. López, Joelis Rodríguez‐Hernández, Marlene González, Carlos E. Hernandez‐Tamargo, David Santos‐Carballal, Nora H. de Leeuw, Edilso Reguera. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2017, 2980–2989.
  • Magnetic paper – based ELISA for IgM-dengue detection. A. Ortega,  S. Pérez-Rodríguez and  E. Reguera. RSC Adv., 2017, 7, 4921–4932.
  • Effect of Co-Doping on the Structural, Electronic and Magnetic Properties of CoxZn1−xO Nanoparticles. Estévez-Hernández, M. P. Hernández, M. H. Farías, J. Rodríguez-Hernández,M. M. González, and E. Reguera. Materials Focus Vol. 5, pp. 1–11, 2016.
  • Nanostructured Spinel Ferrites: Synthesis, Functionalization, Nanomagnetism and Environmental Applications. Oscar F. Odio and Edilso Reguera. Intech


  • Layered vanadyl (IV) nitroprusside: Magnetic interaction through a network of hydrogen bonds. M. Gil, H. Osiry, F. Pomiro, E.L. Varetti, R.E. Carbonio, R.R. Alejandro, A. Ben Altabef, E. Reguera. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 239 (2016) 159–164.
  • Tuning the adsorption potential. Separation of aromatic hydrocarbons by cobalt and zinc zeolitic imidazolate frameworks. Sámano-Alonso, J. Hernández-Obregón, R. Cabrera, J.A.I. Díaz-Góngora, E. Reguera. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 506 (2016) 50–55.
  • The intrinsic antimicrobial activity of citric acid-coated manganese ferrite nanoparticles is enhanced after conjugation with the antifungal peptide Cm-p5. Carlos Lopez-Abarrategui, Viviana Figueroa-Espi, Maria B Lugo-Alvarez, Caroline D Pereira, Hilda Garay, João ARG Barbosa, Rosana Falcão, Linnavel Jiménez-Hernández, Osvaldo Estévez-Hernández, Edilso Reguera, Octavio L Franco, Simoni C Dias, and Anselmo J Otero-Gonzalez. Int J Nanomedicine. 2016; 11: 3849–3857.
  • On the bromination of aromatics, alkenes and alkynes using alkylammonium bromide: Towards the mimic of bromoperoxidases reactivit. Fabian Mendoza, Rosario Ruíz-Guerrero, Carlos Hernández-Fuentes, Paulina Molina,Mariano Norzagaray-Campos, Edilso Reguera. Tetrahedron Letters 57 (2016) 5644–5648.
  • Layered Transition Metal Nitroprussides – Their Preparation, Crystal Structure, and Magnetic Properties. Diego Mauricio Gil, Hernandez Osiry, Alejandro Rodriguez, Ana Adela Lemus-Santana, Raúl Ernesto Carbonio, and Edilso Reguera. J. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 1690–1696.
  • Immobilization of dengue specific IgM antibodies on magnetite nanoparticles by using facile conjugation strategies. G. A. Ortega,  J. C. Zuaznabar-Gardona,  O. Morales-Tarré  and  E. Reguera. RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 98457–98465 | 98457.
  • Synthesis of a novel poly-thiolated magnetic nano-platform for heavy metal adsorption. Role of thiol and carboxyl functions. Oscar F. Odioa, Luis Lartundo-Rojas, Elia Guadalupe Palacios, Ricardo Martínez, Edilso Reguera. Applied Surface Science 386 (2016) 160–177.
  • Separation of H2–CO2 and CH4–CO2 binary mixtures by zeolite-like imidazolate frameworks. Sámano-Alonso, René Cabrera, J. Hernández-Obregón, A.A. Lemus-Santana, E. Reguera. Surfaces and Interfaces 5 (2016) 55–61.
  • Materials for aqueous sodium-ion batteries: cation mobility in a zinc hexacyanoferrate electrode. Miguel A. Oliver-Tolentino,  Juvencio Vazquez-Samperio,  Roman Cabrera-Sierra and  Edilso Reguera. RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 108627–108634.
  • 3-mercaptopropionic acid surface modification of Cu-doped ZnO nanoparticles: Their properties and peroxidase conjugation. L. Jiménez-Hernández, O. Estévez-Hernández, M. Hernández-Sánchez. J.A. Díaz,,M. Farías-Sánchez, E. Reguera. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 489 (2016) 351–359.
  • First principle calculations on the adsorption of molecular H2 in the largest pore of Co[Fe(CN)5NO] and Ni[Fe (CN)5NO] metal niotroprussides. Effect of the charged cavities on the adsorption and H2-host interactions. An insight into H2-host interaction. Morera-Boado, J.A. Reyes-Retana, M. Avila, I. Zumeta, H. Mikosch, C. Rodríguez. Computational Materials Science 114 (2016) 102–111.
  • First principle calculations of the adsorption of molecular H2in Cu[Fe(CN)5NO] metal nitroprussides. An insight into H2–host interactions. Morera-Boado, J.A. Reyes-Retana, M. Avila, H. Mikosch. Computational Materials Science 117 (2016) 54–64.


  • Dinuclear and polymeric Hg(II) complexes with 1-(2-furoyl)thiourea derivatives: Their crystal structure and related properties. Estévez-Hernández, J. Duque, J. Rodríguez-Hernández, E. Reguera. Polyhedron 97 (2015) 148–156.
  • Cuantum chemical studies on molecular structure, spectroscopic (IR, Raman, UV–Vis), NBO and Homo–Lumo analysis of 1-benzyl-3-(2-furoyl) thiourea. Diego M. Gil, M.E. Defonsi Lestard, O. Estévez-Hernández, J. Duque, E. Reguera. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 145 (2015) 553–562.
  • Intercalation of thiazole in layered solids. A 3D framework supported in dipolar and quadrupolar intermolecular interactions. Echevarría, A.A. Lemus-Santana, M. González, J. Rodríguez-Hernández, E. Reguera. Polyhedron 95 (2015) 75–80.
  • Silver nitroprusside: Atypical coordination within the metal nitroprussides series. J. Rodríguez-Hernández, L. Reguera, A.A. Lemus-Santana, E. Reguera. Inorganica Chimica Acta 428 (2015) 51–56.
  • Two 1-(2-Furoyl)-3-phenylthiourea Derivatives: Synthesis, Characterization and Structural Study from X-ray Powder Diffraction Using Simulated Annealing. Estévez-Hernández, J. Rodríguez-Hernández, E. Reguera, J. Duque. J Chem Crystallogr (2015) 45:51–60.
  • Mercury(II) nitroprusside: A framework with an unusual topology. Cano, H. Osiry, L. Reguera, A.A. Lemus-Santana, E. Reguera. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 225 (2015) 315–320.
  • Effect of thickness in hematite films produced by spray pyrolysis towards water photo-oxidation in neutral media. T. Marino-Otero, M.A. Oliver-Tolentino, M.A. Aguilar-Frutis, G. Contreras-Martínez, E. Pérez-Cappe, E. Reguera. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy  40,  2015, 5831-5836.
  • Cu-BTC and Fe-BTC metal-organic frameworks: Role of the materials structural features on their performance for volatile hydrocarbons separation. G. Autie-Castro, M.A. Autie, E. Rodríguez-Castellón, C. Aguirre, E. Reguera. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 481 (2015) 351–357.
  • Intercalation of organic molecules in 2D copper (II) nitroprusside: Intermolecular interactions and magnetic properties. Osiry, A. Cano, A.A. Lemus-Santana, A. Rodríguez, R.E. Carbonio, E. Reguera. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 230 (2015) 374–380.
  • Biological and Pharmaceutical Applications of Nanomaterials. Edited by Polina Prokopovich. Nanoparticles: A Promise for Host Defense Peptide Therapeutics. Carlos López-Abarrategui, Anselmo J. Otero-González, Annia Alba-Menéndez, Edilso Reguera, and Octavio Luiz Franco. Cap 5. 132-149. CRC Press.Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, 2016. ISBN 13: 978-1-4822-5017-6.
  • Mercury (I) nitroprusside: A 2D structure supported on homometallic interactions. Osiry, A. Cano, L. Reguera, A.A. Lemus-Santana, E. Reguera. Journal of Solid State Chemistry 221 (2015) 79–84.
  • Theoretical Study of the Formation of Complexes Between Co2 and Nitrogen Heterocycle. Elizabeth Hernández-Marín, Ana Adela Lemus-Santana. Mex. Chem. Soc. 2015, 59(1), 36-42.