Publication Details (including relevant citation information): 20. "Study of Lithiated Thiaacetals as Initiators for Living Anionic Polymerization of Butadiene or Butadiene and Styrene. Polymerization and Compounded Polymer Properties," T. E. Hogan, Y-Y. Yan, W. L. Hergenrother, D. F. Lawson, Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80(2), 194 (2007). 21. "Living Anionic (Co)Polymerizations of Conjugated Dienes From 2-Lithio-2-Substituted Cyclic Thiaacetal Initiators, " Y.-Y. Yan, T. E. Hogan, W. L. Hergenrother, D. F. Lawson, submitted to Macromolecules. Work performed at Iowa State University: 1. "Formation of Semidione Radical Anions from Ketones and Reducing Agents with and without Involvement of Solvent," G.A. Russell, D.F. Lawson, L.A. Ochrymowycz, Tetrahedron, 26, 4697 (1970). 2. "13C-Hyperfine Splitting in Semidiones," G.A. Russell, D.F. Lawson, H.L. Malkus and P.R. Whittle, The Journal of Chemical Physics, 54, 2164 (1971). 3. "Ion-Pairing in Alkali Metal Salts of Biacetyl and Perfluorobiacetyl. Mechanism of Homogeneous Reduction of an alpha-Diketone by Lithium Metal and an Example of a Remarkably Slow Equilibration between Paramagnetic Lithium Salts," G.A. Russell, J.L. Gerlock, D.F. Lawson, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 93, 4088 (1972). 4. "Aliphatic Semidiones. Monoalkyl Glyoxal Radical Anions," G.A. Russell, D.F. Lawson, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 94, 1699 (1972). 5. "Aliphatic Semidiones. Acyclic Dialkyl-1,2-Semidiones," G.A. Russell, D.F. Lawson, H.L. Malkus, R.D. Stephens, G.R. Underwood, T. Takano, V. Malatesta, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 96, 5830 (1974). 6. "Decarbonylation and Decarboxylation by Lithium in Hexamethylphosphoramide," G.A. Russell, V. Malatesta, D.F. Lawson, R. Steg, Journal of Organic Chemistry, 43, 2242 (1978).