PUBLICATIONS

Dr. Upali Siriwardane


1.       Shivashankar Suriyanarayanan, Qun Gu, Upali Siriwardane and Donald T. Haynie,“Interaction of Indium (III) with DNA: Prelude to Fabrication of Low Melting Point Conductive Nanowires,”Nanotechnology, Submitted for publication (2007). (PDF)

2.       Upali Siriwardane, Naidu V. Seetala,  Naga S. Vegesna, Satyendra Vudarapu,  Karen  Luurtsema, and  Joseph Leonard, “Comparison of metal loading of Fe/Co/Cu mesoporous g-alumina catalysts prepared by three sol-gel methods,” Submitted to Applied Catalysis: A General  (2006).(PDF)

3.       Krithi Shetty, Shihuai Zhao, Wei Cao, Upali Siriwardane, Naidu V. Seetala and Debashi Kuila, “ Synthesis and Characterization of  non-noble nanocatalysts for hydrogen production in mircoreactors” Journal of Power Sources (Accepted for pub,ication) (2006). (PDF)

4.       Venkata S. Nagineni, Shihuai Zhao, Avinash Potluri, Yu Liang, Upali Siriwardane, Naidu V. Seetala, Ji Fang, James Palmer,| and Debasish Kuila, “Microreactors for Syngas Conversion to Higher Alkanes: Characterization of Sol-Gel-Encapsulated Nanoscale Fe-Co Catalysts in the Microchannels”, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 44 (15), 5602 -5607(2005). (PDF)

5.       S. Zhao, V. S. Nagineni, Y. Liang, J. Hu, R. K. Aithal, N.V. Seetala, J. Fang, U. Siriwardane, R. S. Besser, K. Varahramyan, J. Palmer, R. Nassar, D. Kuila “Microreactor Research and Development at Louisiana Tech University: Fabrication of Silicon Microchannel Reactors for Catalyst Studies on Conversion of Cyclohexene and Syngas to Alkanes”, Book Chapter, ACS Symposium Series 914, Chapter 5, 84-101(2005). (PDF)

6.       D. Kuila.; V.S. Nagineni; S. Zhao; H. Indukuri; Y. Liang; A. Potluri; U. Siriwardane;  N. Seetala;  J. Fang. “Characterization of Alumina and Silica Sol-Gel Encapsulated Fe/Co/Ru Nanocatalysts in Microchannel Reactors for F-T Synthesis of Higher Alkanes” Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings (Nanoengineered Assemblies and Advanced Micro/Nanosystems) 820, 51-56(2004). (PDF)

7.       N.V. Seetala, J. Leonard, V. S. Nagineni, S. Zhao, D. Kuila, J. Fang, and U. Siriwardane,  “Magnetization and Composition Studies of Alumina and Silica Sol-Gel Encapsulated Co/Fe/Ru Catalysts in Micro-rectors for Conversion of Syngas to Higher Alkanes,” Microscopy & Microanalysis, Vol. 10, 484(2004). (PDF)

8.       S. V. Naidu, Upali Siriwardane, Akundi N. Murty, Naga Srivani Vegesna, James Nwizugbu, Joseph Leonard and Charlene R. Jones, "SEM, EDX and Magnetization Studies of Fe and Co Nano-particle Catalysts on Sol-gel Prepared Mesoporus g-alumina, "Microscopy & Microanalysis, Vol. 9, 408(2003). (PDF)

9.       Baiyun Tong, Upali Siriwardane, Seetala V. Naidu, Akundi N. Murty, and Zhenchen Zhong, “Preparation and Characterization of Nanostructured Particulate Catalytic Materials,“ Materials Research Society Nanoparticulate Materials Proceedings, Vol. 704, W9.7(2001). (PDF)

10.    Debi P. Mukherjee, Alan L. Ogden, R. H. Mayeux,  U. Siriwardane,  and H. R. Patel, “Effect of Carbon Coating on the Properties of Gamma Irradiated Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyethylene Specimens,” Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, Issue 3&4 , 445-496 pages (2000). (PDF)

11.   Narayan S. Hosmane, Jimin Yang, Kai-Juan Lu, Hongming Zhang, Upali Siriwardane. M.    Safiqul Islam, Julie L. C. Thomas, and John A. Maguire, “Chemistry of C-Trimethylsilyl-Substituted    Heterocarboranes. 25. Syntheses, Structures and Reactivities of GeCl3-Substituted   Half-Sandwich Germacarboranes, closo-1-Ge-2-(SiMe3)-3-(R)-5-(GeCl3)-2,3-C2B4H3 (R = SiMe3,    Me, and H),” Organometallics, 17, 2784-2796(1998). (PDF)

12.    Shafeek Ashroff, M.S., Stan A. Napper, Paul N. Hale, Jr., Upali Siriwardane, and Debi P. Mukherjee,"Cyclic Fatigue of Hydroxyapatite-coated Titanium Alloy impant Material-Effect of Crystallinity," Journal of Long-Term Effect of Medical Implants,  6, 143-155(1996). (PDF)

13.    Colacot J. Thomas, Lei Jia, Hongming Zhang, Upali Siriwardane, John A. Maguire, Ying Wang, Karen A. Brooks, Vikram P. Weiss, and Narayan S. Hosamne, "Chemistry of C- Trimethylsilyl-Substituted Heterocarboranes. 17. Syntheses, Structures, and Reactions of Bent-Sandwich, d0 Ziecobacarboranes of the "Carbon Adjacent" C2B4 Carborane Systems," Organometallics, 14, 1365-76(1995). (PDF)

14.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Anil K. Saxena, Reynaldo D. Barreto, Hongmin Zhang, John A. Maguire, Lei Jia, Ying Wang, Aderemi R. Oki, Komel V. Grover, Sarah J. Whitten, Kim Dawson, Michael A. Tolle, Upali Siriwardane, Temesgen Demissie, and Joeseph S. Fagner, "Chemistry of C-Trimethylsilyl-substituted Heterocarboranes. 11. Synthetic, Spectroscopic, Structural, and Bonding Studies on the Sodium, Sodium Lithium, and Dilithium Complexed "Carborane Adjecent" nido-Carborane Anions [2-(SiMe3)2-3-(R)-2,3- C2B4H6-n] n- (R=SiMe3, Me, H; n= 1,2). High-Yield Conversion to 12,-Dicarba- closo- hexaborane(6) Derivatives: Precursors to "Carbob Apart" Dianionic Carborane Ligands," Organometallics, 12, 3001-3014(1993). (PDF)

15.    Vijayvithal P. Vaidya, Ramachandra S. Hosmane, Upali Siriwardane, Hongmin Zhang, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "Unequivocal Structural Assignment of the product of Metylation of 4-nitro-5-styrylimidazole," Struct. Chem., 4, 339-43(1993). (PDF)

16.    John D. Buynak, H. B. Borate, Grady W. Lamb, Dipti D. Khanis, Chad Husting, Harlod Isom, and Upali Siriwardane, "Synthesis of 6-vinyldenepenams," J. Org. Chem., 58, 1325-35(1993). (PDF)

17.    Jeanette A. Krause, Upali Siriwardane, Terese A. Salupo, Joseph R. Wermer, David W. Knoeppel, and Sheldon G. Shore, "Prepartion of Osmium trinuclear carbonyl anion [Os3(CO)11]2- and its reactions with dodecacarbonyltriosmium: Structure of [Et4N][HOs3(CO)11] and H2Os4(CO)13," J. Organomet. Chem., 454, 267-271(1993). (PDF)

18.    Dilip V. Khasnis, Michael Lattman, Upali Siriwardane, and Hongming Zhang, "Chealate- control of Diphosphines around Platinum(II):h2-Cylenphosphoranide-promoted Formation of Heterobimetallics," Organometallics, 11, 2075-2079(1992).

19.    Dilip V. Khasnis, Micheal Lattman, and Upali Siriwardane, "Transition Metal Mediated Reactions of Cyclenphosphorane: Synthesis and Reactivity of Hcyclen PMo(CO)5, A Species with a Transanular Interaction," Organometallics, 10, 1326-1331(1991).

20.    Alan Shaver, James M. McCall, Peter H. Bird, and Upali Siriwardane, "The Structure of a Complex containing A chelating trisulfido S32- ligand," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C47, 659-61(1991).

21.    Reed J. Blau  and Upali Siriwardane, "Carbon Monoxide Induced Allyl Coupling from Mo2(m2-h3-llyl)2(h3-allyl)2 Yielding the Labile Complex Mo(CO)4(h4-1,5-hexadine)," Organometallics, 10, 1627-1630(1991).

22.    R. S. Hosmane, B. B. Lim, U. Siriwardane, and N.S. Hosmane, "The Synthesis and Structure of 1,2,3,4-Tetrahydro-2,4,6-trimethyl-8-nitroimidazo(1,5-d)(1,2,4)triazin-1-one, C8H11N5O3: A Heterocycle with a Rare Ring System," J. of Cryst. and Spec. Res., 21,353-356(1991).

23.    Reed J. Blau, Mary S. Goetz, Ronda R. Howe, Cheri J. Smith, Rong-Jer Tsay, and Upali Siriwardane, "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Stability of Bis (h3-allyl)bis(m2-h3-allyl) and Bis(h3-methallyl)bis(m2- h3-methallyl) dimolibdenum(II) Isomers and Evidence for their Lewis Base Catalysed Isomerization," Organometallics, 10, 3259-3266(1991).

24.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Kai-Juan Lu, Hong Zhu, Upali Siriwardane, Manjunath S. Shet, and John A. Maguire, "Chemistry of C-Trimethyl-Substituted Main-group Heterocarboranes. 6. Lead(II)-Inserted h5-closo- Plumbacarboranes and Their Reactivity toward a Bidentate Lewis Base: Crystal Structures of closo-1-Pb-2-(SiMe3)-3-(R)-2,3-C2B4H4 and 1- Pb(C10H8N2)-2,3-C2B4H4 (R= SiMe3, Me)," Organometallics, 9, 808-815(1990).

25.    M. S. Balakrishna, T. K. Prakasha, S. S. Krishnamurthy, U. Siriwardane, and N. S. Hosmane, "Organometallic derivatives of diphosphinoamines, X2PN(R)PX2. Reactions with carbonyl derivatives of group 6 metals and iron pentacarbonyl. The crystal structures of [Mo(CO)4PhN(P(OPh)2] and [W(CO)4i iPrN(PPh2)2]," J. Organomet. Chem., 390, 203-216(1990).

26.    Upali Siriwardane, Kai-Juan Lu, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "1-(2-2"-Bipyridine)-methyl-3- (trimethylsilyl)-2,3-dicarba-1-plumba-closo-heptaborane(6),"Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun.C46, 1391-1394(1990).

27.    John A. Maguire, Joseph S. Fagner, Upali Siriwardane, John J. Banewicz, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "Structural and Bonding Investigation of the Donor-Acceptor Complex 1- Sn[Phenanthroline]-Lewis Base Complexes," Struct. Chem., 1, 583-595(1990).

28.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Reynaldo D. Barreto, Michael A. Tolle, John J. Alexander, William Quintana, Upali Siriwardane, Sheldon G. Shore, and Robert E. Williams, "Synthesis and Spectroscopic Characterizations of 1,2-Bis(trimethylsilyl)-1,2-dicarba-closo- hexaborane(6)Derived from closo-Stannacarborane and the X-ray Crystal Structure of the Precursor 1-Sn-2,3-(SiMe3)2-2,3-C2B4H4," Inorg. Chem.,  29, 2698- 2701(1990).

29.    Ramachandra S. Hosmane, Craig M. Bertha, Upali Siriwardane, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "Reagents for Bioorganic Synthesis. 4. A Novel Bifunctional Cross-Linking Reagent. Properties, and Reactions of 2,2'-sulfonylbis[3-methoxy-(E,E)-2-propenenitrile," J. Org. Chem., 55, 5206-5216(1990).

30.    Upali Siriwardane, Subhash P. Khanapure, and Edward R. Biehl, "7,-Dihydro-1,6,11- trimethoxy-5,12-napthacenedione," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C46, 942- 926(1990).

31.    Dilip V. Khasnis, Michael Lattman, and Upali Siriwardane. "The First N-Only- BondedMetal Derivatives of Cyclenphosphorane. Formation of cycen-PH-MCl2 and cyclenPH HMCl3 (M=Zn,Cd)," Inorg. Chem.,  29, 271-274(1990).

32.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Kai-Juan Lu, Upali Siriwardane, and Manjunath S. Shet, "Chemistry of C-Trimethyl- Substituted Main-group Heterocarboranes. 7. Reactivity of colso-Germa- and closo-Plumbacarboranes towards a Bis(bidentate) Lewis Base, 2,2'-Bipyrimidine: Synthesis and Structures of 1- or 1,1'-(2,2'-C8H6N4)[closo-1-M-2-(SiMe3)-3-(R)-2,3- C2B4H4]n (n = 1, M = Ge; n = 2, M = Pb; R = Me3Si, Me, H)," Organometallics, 9, 808-815(1990).

33.    Ramachandra S. Hosmane, Anila Bhan, Richard L Karpel, Upali Siriwardane, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "The Synthesis and Biophysical Investigation of Novel Ring-Expanded Nucleosides, and Homopolymers Containing the 5:7-Fused Heterocyclic Ring System Imidazo[4,5-e][1,4]diazepine," J. Org. Chem., 55, 5882- 5890(1990).

34.    Upali Siriwardane, Hong Ming Zhang, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "Synthesis and X-ray Crystal Structure of the 1st Bent, Zwitterionic bis(h5-C2B4-carborane) Zirconium Sandwich Complex," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 112, 9637-9639(1990).

35.    Upali Siriwardane, Shirley S. C. Chu, and John D. Buynak, "2'2'-dimethyl-3-methyl-8'- oxo-3- (phenyldimethylsilyl]spiro-oxirane-3,7'-[3']oxo[1']azabocyclo[4.2.0]octne: A ovel b- lactum.," Acta Cryst., Cryst., Sturct. Commun., C45, 531-533(1989).

36.    Upali Siriwardane, R. Thimma Reddy, Shirley S. C. Chu, and Edward R. Biehl, "-Cyano- N,N-diisopropyl--(3-methoxy-6-methylphenyl)acetamide," Acta Cryst., Cryst Struct. Commun., C45, 339-341(1989).

37.    Dilip V. Khasnis, Michael Lattman, and Upali Siriwardane, "Phosphoranide Ligands with Variable Coordinating Modes: Synthesis of [(h5HcyclenP)Pt(Cl)PPh3] BF4 and [(H2CyclenP)PtCl2PPh3]Cl," Inorg. Chem., 28, 681-686(1989).

38.    Upali Siriwardane, Shirley S. C. Chu, Narayan S. Hosmane, Guomin Zhang, Weimin Zhu, and Hong Zhu, "A Tautomeric Form of (Tetraethylammonium)-1-acrylamido-nonahydro- closo-decaborate(1-)," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Stuct. Commun., C45, 294-297(1989).

39.    Edward R. Biehl, Subhash P. Khanapure, and Upali Siriwardane, "The reaction of 2- chloro- 10-N-methylphenothiazine with aromatic nitriles and litium dialkylamides in THF: Synthesis and structure of 1-cyano-2-(3',4', 5'-trmethoxybenzyl)-10-N- methylphenothiazine," Heterocyles, 29, 485-496(1989).

40.    Upali Siriwardane, Shirkey S. C. Chu, Narayan S. Hosmane, Hong Zhu, and Guomin Zhang, "Bis(ethyl(ferrocenylmethyl)dimethylammonium octadecahydroeicosaborate(2-),"Acta Cryst., Cryst. Sturct. Commun., C45, 333-336(1989).

41.    Dilip V. Khasnis, Michael Lattman, Upali Siriwardane, and Suman K. Chapra, "First Structural Evidence for Transannular P-N Bonding in the Phosphine Form of Cyclenphosphorane: An Open Tautomer?," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 111, 3103-3105(1989).

42.    Dilip V. Khasnis, Michael Lattman, and Upali Siriwardane, "Reactions of a Phosphoranide Platinum(II) Complex with nucleophilic and electrophilic reagents and X-ray structures of (h2-cyclenP)Pt[Co(Co)4]PPh3 and (h2-cyclenP)Pt(I)PPh3," Inorg. Chem., 28, 2594-2600(1989).

43.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Joseph S. Fagner, Hong Zhu, Upali Siriwardane, John A. Maguire, Guomin Zhang, and Brian S. Pinkston, "Chemistry of C-Trimethylsilyl-Substituted Main Group Heterocarboranes. 4. Reactivity of Stannacarboranes toward monodentate and bis(bidentate) Lewis bases. Synthesis and structure of 1- or 1,1'-(L)-[closo-1-Sn-2- (SiMe3)-3-(R)-C2B4H4]n,n=1,L=[(h5-C5H5)Fe(h5-C5H4CH2(CH3)2N)];n=2,L=2,2'- C8H6N4;R=SiMe3,Me or H," Organometallics, 8, 1769-1777(1989).

44.    Upali Siriwardane, Lori C. Crenshaw, Subhash P. Khanapure, and Edward R. Biehl, "Structure of 8-Methoxy- 5-methyl-cis-3,4-diphenylisochroman-1-one," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C45, 1239-1241(1989).

45.    Upali Siriwardane, Lori C. Crenshaw, Subhash P. Khanapure, and Edward R. Biehl, "Structure of anti-1,2-Diphenyl-2-(2'-Cyano-3-methoxy-6-methylphenyl-1,2-dphenyl)-1- ethanol," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C45, 1463-1465(1989).

46.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Upali Siriwardane, Guomin Zhang, Hong Zhu, and John A. Maguire, "Synthesis and Crystal Structure of (C4H8O.Na+)2[2,3-(SiMe3)2-2,3-C2B4H5-]2: The first Ion Cluster of the nido-Carborane Cage Systems," J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1128-1130(1989).

47.    Upali Siriwardane, John A. Maguire, John J. Banewicz, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "Chemistry of C-trimethylsily-substituted main group heterocarbonranes. 5. Reactivity of stannacarbones towards a tridentrate Lewis base 2,2':6',2"-terpyridine: Synthetic, structural and bonding studies on the donar-acceptor complex 1-Sn[C15H11N3]-2-(R)-2,3-C2B4H4[R=SiMe3 and CH3], "Organometallics, 8, 2792-2800(1989).

48.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Upali Siriwardane, Hong Zhu, Guomin Zhang, and John A. Maguire, "The First Structural Evidence for the Insertion of an Unsubstituted Lead into a Carborane Cage," Organometallics, 8, 566(1989).

49.    Upali Siriwardane, Dilip V. Khasnis, and Micheal Lattman, "Bromo-h2- cyclenphosphoranido-triphenylphosphino platnium(II)," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C45, 1628-1630(1989).

50.    Dilip V. Khasnis, Michael Lattman, and Upali Siriwardane, "Lewis Acid Controlled Tautomerization of a Metallated Cyclenphosphorane," J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1538-1540(1989).

51.    Narayan S. Hosmane, M. Safqul Islam, Brian S. Pinkston, Upali Siriwardane, John J. Banewicz, and John A. Maguire, "Germanium (II) Inserted h5-closo-Germacarboranes and Their Donor-Acceptor Complexes. Crystal Structure of 1-Ge(C10H8N2)-2,3-(Me3Si)2-2,3- C2B4H4," Organometallics, 7, 2340-2345(1988).

52.    Upali Siriwardane, Shirley S. C. Chu, Narayan S. Hosamane, Craig M. Bertha, and Ramachadra S. Hosame "Structure of a Potential cross-linking Reagent: 2,2'-Bis- (methoxymethlyene)-2,2'- sulfonyldiacetonitrile, (MMSBA)," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C44, 104-107(1988).

53.    Upali Siriwardane, Subhash P. Khanapure, Shirley S. C. Chu, and Edward R. Biehl, "6-(3- methoxybenzyl)-5-methyl-o-anisonitrile," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C44, 200-201(1988). 

54.    Upali Siriwardane, Subhash P. Khanapure, Shirley S. C. Chu, and Edward R. Biehl, "2- (2,5-dimethoxybenzyl)-3,6-dimethoxy-4-methylbenzonitrile," Acta Cryst., Cryst.Struct.Commun., C44, 374-376(1988).

55.    Upali Siriwardane, R. Thimma Reddy, Shirley S. C. Chu, and Edward R. Biehl, "1,2- Dihydro-5,6-dimethoxy-1-benzocyclobutenyl-3,5-Dinitrobenzoate," Acta Cryst.,Cryst. Struct. Commun., C44, 198-200(1988).

56.    Upali Siriwardane, Shirley S. C. Chu, and John D. Buynak, "4-methyl-3-{(Z)-Methyl-[(E)- dimethyl(phenyl)silyl]methylidene}azetidin-2-one: An a-alkylidene-b-lactam.," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C44, 391-393(1988).

57.    Upali Siriwardane and Narayan S. Hosmane, "1-(2,2':6'-2"-terpyridine)-2-methyl-3- trimethylsilyl-2,3-dicarba-1-stanna-closo-heptaborane(6): 2,2':6'-2"-terpyridine," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C44, 1572-1576(1988).

58.    Upali Siriwardane, Aziz Razzuk, Subhash P. Khanapure, Edward R. Biehl, and Shirley S. C. Chu, "5,10- (Diphenyl)-5,10-dihydrophenenarsazine," Heterocyclic Chem., 25, 1555- 1559(1988).

59.    Upali Siriwardane, M. Safiqul Islam, John A. Maguire, and Narayan S. Hosmane, "Synthesis and Structure of 2,3-Bis(trimethylsilyl)-5-(trichlorogermyl)-2,3-dicarba-1-germa- closoheptaborane(6)," Organometallics, 7, 1893-1895(1988).

60.    Ramachandra S. Hosmane, Benjamin B. Lim, Micheal S. Summers, Upali Siriwardane, Narayan S. Hosmane, and Shirley S. C.Chu, "Rearrangements in Heteocyclic Synthesis. 2. Novel Transformations of 2-Aminonicotinonitrile and Anthranilonitrile," J. Org. Chem., 53, 5309-5315(1988).

61.    Lori C. Crenshaw, Subhash P. Khanapure, Upali Siriwardane, and Edward R. Biehl, "A Stereo controlled Synthesis of cis-3,4-diarylisochroman-1-ones through diastereoselective reaction of benzaldehydes and -lithio-2-cyanodiarylmethane intermediates," Tet. Lett., 29, 3777-3780(1988).

62.    John D. Buynak, H. B. Borate, Chad Husting, Trace Hurd, Jyoti Ballabh, Jacob Mathew, Jarvis Lambert, and Upali Siriwardane, "The Preparation of the First a- Vinylidenepenams," Tet. Lett., 29, 5053-5056(1988).

63.    Upali Siriwardane, M. Safiqul Islam, Thomas A. West, Narayan S. Hosmane, John A. Maguire, and Alan H. Cowley, "Silicon(IV)-Complexes of C-Trimethylsilyl-Substituted Carboranes. Syntheses of [(Me3Si)(R)C2B4H4]2Si and [(Me3Si)(Me)C2B4H4]SiH(R')[R = Me3Si,Me or H; R'= H or Cl]. Crystal Structure of 2,2'-Bis-(trimethylsilyl)-3,3'-dimethyl- [1,1'-commo-bis(2,3-dicarba-1-sila-closo- heptaborane)](12)," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 109, 4600-4605(1987).

64.    Upali Siriwardane, Narayan S. Hosmane, and Shirley S. C. Chu, "Methyl-3-(trimethylsilyl)-2,3- dicarba-1- stanna-closo-heptaborane(6)," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct. Commun., C43, 1067-1069(1987). 

65.    M. Safiqul Islam, Upali Siriwardane, Narayan S. Hosmane, John A. Maguire, Patrice de Meester, and Shirley S. C. Chu, "Chemistry of C-Trimethylsilyl-Substituted Stannacaboranes. 3. Conversion of closo-1- Sn-2-(Me3Si)-3-(R)-2,3-C2B4H4 to commo-1,1'- Ge-[2-(Me3Si)-3-(R)-2,3-C2B4H4]2 and Structure of commo-1,1'- Ge[2,3-(Me3Si)2-closo-2,3- C2B4H4]2(R = SiMe3, Me, and H)," Organometallics," 6, 1936-1940(1987). 

66.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Upali Siriwardane, M. Safiqul Islam, John A. Maquire, and Shirley S. C. Chu, "Lewis Acidity of Germanium (II) in a 5-closo-Germacarborane: Synthesis and Structure of 1-(2,2'-bipyridine)- 2,3-bis(trimethylsilyl)-2,3-heptaborane(6)," Inorg. Chem.,  26, 3428-3429(1987). 

67.    Narayan S. Hosmane, M. Sadiqul Islam, Upali Siriwardane, John A. Maguire, and C. F. Campana, "A Novel Bridged Donor-Acceptor Complex: Synthesis and Structure of 1,1'- (2,2'-(C8H6N4))-[closo-1-Sn-2,3-(Me3Si)- 2,3-C2B4H4]2," Organometallics, 6, 2447- 2448(1987). 

68.    John D. Buynak, Jacob Mathew, M. Narayana Roa, Elizabeth Haley, Christian George, and Upali Siriwardane, "The Preparation of the First a-Vinylidene-b-lactams," J. Chem. Soc., Chem, Commun., 735-737(1987).

69.    Upali Siriwardane, Shirley S. C. Chu, Narayan S. Hosmane, Craig M. Bertha, and Ramachandra S. Hosmane "Structure of a Bifunctional Organic Reagent: 2,2'- Bis(dimethylaminomethylene)-2,2'- sulfonyldiacetonitrile," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct.Commun., C43, 1823-1826(1987).

70.    Upali Siriwardane, Shirley S. C. Chu, and John D. Buynak, "4-Benzyl-3- (ethynylidene) azetidin-2-one: The first a-Vinylidene-b-lactam," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct.Commun., C43, 2242-2243(1987).

71.    Upali Siriwardane, Subhash P. Khanapure, Shirley S. C. Chu, and Edward R. Biehl, "2- (1,4-Dimethoxy-2-napthyl)-2-Phenylacetonitrile," Acta Cryst., Cryst. Struct.Commun., C43, 2246-2247(1987).

72.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Patrice de Meester, Upali Siriwardane, M. Safiqul Islam, and Shirley S. C. Chu, "Reductive and Non-Reductive Insertions of Silicon Atoms into Carbaborane Cages: Synthesis and Structure of a Carbaborane Analogue of Bis(cyclopentadienyl)silicon," J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1421- 1422(1986). 

73.    Joseph R. Werner, Narayan S. Hosmane, John J. Alexander, Upali Siriwardane, and Sheldon G. Shore, "Synthesis and X-ray Crystal Structure of arachno-6-[Si(CH3)3]-6, 9-C2B8H13 through a Cage-Expansion Reaction of nido-2,3-[Si(CH3)3]2-2,3-C2B4H6," Inorg.Chem., 25, 4351-4354(1986). 

74.    Narayan S. Hosmane, Patrice de Meester, Upali Siriwardane, M. Safiqul Islam, and Shirley S. C. Chu, "Synthesis and Structure of 2,2',3,3'-Tetrakis-(trimethylsilyl)-[1,1'-commo- bis(2,3- dicarba-1-germa- closo-heptaborane)](12): A Germanocene Analogue?," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 108, 6050-6051(1986). 

75.    Choplin, L. Huang, A. Theolier, P. Gallezot, U. Siriwardane, S. G. Shore, and R. Mathieu, "Formation of Fe-Os, Fe-Ru and Fe-Co Bimetallic Particles by Thermal Decomposition of Heteropolynuclear Clusters Supported on a Partially Dehydroxylated Magnesia," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 108, 4224-4225(1986). 

76.    Agnes Choplin, Lin Huang, Jean-Marie Basset, Rene Mathieu, Upali Siriwardane, and Sheldon G. Shore, "Surface Organometallic Chemistry: Formation of the Grafted Anionic Clusters [HFeOs3(CO)13]- [HFeRu3(CO)13]- and [FeCo3(CO)12]- on a Hydroxylated Magnesia," Organometallics," 5, 1547-1551(1986).

77.    A.A. Bahsoun, J. A. Osborn, J. P. Kintzinger, P. H. Bird, and U. Siriwardane, "Synthesis, Molecular Structure and Dynamic Behavior of the Chiral Cluster (m- H)4Ru4(CO)9[HC(PPh2)2]," Nouveau J. De. Chim., 8, 125-123(1984). 

78.    Peter H. Bird, Upali Siriwardane, Rabin B. Lai, and Alan Shaver, "The preparation of thiolatobridged platinum dimers: the crystal and molecular structure of cis-mm'- bis (phenylmethanethiolato)bis (phenylmethaneethiolatomethyldiphenylphosphineplatinum (II),cis-(PMePh2) Pt (m-SCH2Ph)]2," Can. J. Chem., 60, 2075-2081(1982). 

79.    Peter H. Bird, James M. McCall, Alan Shaver, and Upali Siriwardane, "Metallacyclosulfanes: Synthesis and cis(pentamethylcyclopentadienyl) titana(IV)cyclo-tetrasulfane'," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl., 21, 384-385 (1982).

80. Peter H. Bird, Upali Siriwardane, Alan Shaver, Orosman Lopez, and David H. Harpp, "An Unusual bonding Mode for a Dithiocarboxylate Ligand: X-ray Crystal Structure of the Product of the Reaction of Fe2(CO)9 with l,2 Benzodithiole-3-thione," J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 513-514(1981).  

81.    L. Gunatilaka,  Upali. Siriwardane, S. Sotheeswarn, and S. Balasubramaniam, "Alkolids of the Catharanthus Species of Sri Lanka," J. Natn. Sci. Coun. Sri Lanka, 4(2), 163-166(1976).