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Faculty, Staff and Student Publications: C-D

List of the published work of the current faculty, staff, and students of Transylvania University.


Cairo, Michael.  American Presidents and Israeli Settlements since 1967. Routledge, Studies in U.S. Foreign Policy series. 2022.

Cairo, Michael.  Entries - "Al Qaeda,” “George W. Bush,” & “War on Terror”.  In Dictionary of American History, Supplement: America in the World, 1776 to the Present.  Ed. Edward J. Blum.  Farmington Hills, MI: Charles Scribner’s Sons.  2016.

Cairo, Michael. “The Vice Presidency of George H.W. Bush”.  In A Companion to Ronald Reagan.  Ed. Andrew Johns.  Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.  2015.
E876 .C653 2015

Cairo, Michael.  “The Bush Administration and the Globalization of the War on Terror: Is Containment an Alternative?”. In: Liberty and Security in the Age of Terrorism. Ed. Murray S.Y. Bessette. Morehead, KY: Commonwealth Security Studies Lab.
HV6432 .L51 2013

Cairo, Michael. “Consigliere: James Baker and the Gulf War”. In: Diplomats at War: The American Experience. Eds. Andrew Stewart and J. Simon Rofe.  Dordrecht : Republic of Letters Publishing, 2013
D1065.U5 D57 2013

Cairo, Michael. The Gulf : the Bush presidencies and the Middle East. Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, 2012.
DS63.2.U5 C28 2012

Cairo, Michael. “The ‘Imperial Presidency’ Triumphant: War Powers in the Clinton and the Bush Administrations” In Chris Kelley, ed. Executing the Constitution: Placing the President Back into the Constitution. SUNY Press. 2006.
JK511 .E93 2006

Cairo, Michael. “The Operational Code of the Bush Administration: Leadership Perceptions and Foreign-Policy Making” In William Levantrosser and Rosanna Perotti, eds. A Noble Calling: Character and the George H.W. Bush Presidency. Praeger Publishers. 2004.
E882.2 .N63 2004

Cairo, Michael. “The China Syndrome: The Role of American Cities in the PNTR Debate and Beyond” In Ronald Shaffer and William Ryan, eds. The Small City and Regional Community. Volume 14. Stevens Point, Wisconsin: University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 2001.

Cairo, Michael. “Civilian Control of the Military” In Melvin Urofsky, ed. Democracy Papers. #12. U.S. Department of State: Office of Print Publications, Office of International Programs. 2001.


Carpenter, Beth and Bria Sinnott. "Memes and the Art of Literacy Maintenance." Journal of Creative Library Practice. March 31, 2021.

Carpenter, Beth. "Memes and the Art of Literacy Maintenance" In Teach Library and Information Literacy with a Sense of Humor. 2021.


Dixon, Michael Bigelow, Simonetta Cochis and Gary D. Deaton. "The Great Debates: four centuries ago, these were the plays that pushed the boundaries." Teaching Theatre Winter 2013: 5-9.

Cochis, Simonetta. “Antoine de La Sale”.  The Dictionary of Literary Biography: The French and Occitan Middle Ages.  Ed. Deborah Sinnreich-Levi.  Columbia, S.Carolina: Bruccoli Clark Layman, 1999.
Ref: PQ151 .L56 1999

Cochis, Simonetta. Antoine de La Sale’s Delightful Teachings: Literature and Learning in his Late Medieval Books for Princes. Diss. New York University.  Ann Arbor: UMI, 1998.   

Cochis, Simonetta. “The Bishop of Fools”.  Fools and Jesters in Literature, Art, and History.  Ed. Vicki Janik.  Westport: Greenwood, 1998.
PN1583 .F66 1998  

Cochis, Simonetta. “The Sailor Demon of Vulcano in Antoine de La Sale’s Geography of the Demonic, L’Excursion aux îles Lipari”.  Demonic Beings in Medieval Art, Literature and Popular Tradition.  Ed. Leander Petzoldt.  Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1997. 

Collins, Cory (class of 2013). Bats that Won't Break: Rediscovering and Redefining the Pastime. 2013.
GV863.A1 B38 2013


Cooper, Jason D. "Seeing the Forest and the Trees: Rediscovering the Transylvania Medical Library." Kentucky Libraries 80.3 (Summer 2016): 23-26.

Cooper, Jason D. and May, Alan. "Library 2.0 at a Small Campus Library." Technical Services Quarterly 26.2 (2009): 89-95.


Corsun, Elizabeth. “Boxed-In: Women and Mid-Nineteenth-Century FarceNineteenth Century Theatre and Film 41.1 (2014): 21-37.


Cox, Ellen “Don’t Try This At Home: Men on TV, Women in the Kitchen.” in Food, Masculinities, Home (Bloomsbury, Szabo and Koch eds.) 2017.
GT2850 .F677 2017

Cox, Ellen “Reading and Writing the White City Legend: Allegories Past and Future” with Christopher Begley.  Southwest Philosophy Review.  2006.

Cox, Ellen “Reading By Example” with Karen Feldman.  Intersubjectivite et Pratique: Contributions a L’etudes pragmatisms dans la philosophie contemporaine.  Eds. Bertram, Blank, Laudou, Lauer (Paris: L’Harmattan, 2005).  

Cox, Ellen “Les Lois Qui Parlent: Nelson Mandela et le legs de l’admiration,” in En deçà du principe du sujet/Diesseits des Subjektprinzips, eds. Thomas Bedorf and Stefan Blank, (Berlin: Harmattan, 2004).


Kyle D. Fugit, Tian-Xiang Xiang, Du H. Choi, Sogol Kangarlou, Eva Csuhai, Paul M. Bummer, Bradley D. Anderson. "Mechanistic model and analysis of doxorubicin release from liposomal formulations." Journal of Controlled Release. 217.10. 82–91. (2015).

F. Joo, Eva Csuhai, P.J. Quinn, L. Vigh. “Hydrogenation of Membrane Lipids by Catalyzed Hydrogen Transfer from Ascorbate.” Journal of Molecular Catalysis 49, L1-L5 (1988).

P. Wagner, H. Duddeck, T. Timar, Eva Csuhai, J.Cs. Jaszberenyi. “Unusual Behaviour of 2,2-Dimethyl-2H-chromene Derivatives (Precocenes) in Phenylselenenylation.” Journal of the Chemical Society Perkin Transactions I 2128-2129 (1989).

D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, N. Ozbalik. “Functionalization of Saturated Hydrocarbons. Part XVI. Chemoselective Oxidation.” Tetrahedron 46.11, 3743-3752 (1990).

E. About-Jaudet, D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, N. Ozbalik. “The Effect of Ligand Variation on the Rate of Cyclododecane Oxidation Under Modified GoAggII conditions.” Tetrahedron Letters 31.12, 1657-1660 (1990).

D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, N. Ozbalik. “Gif-type Oxidation Systems. Evidence for a Second Intermediate Between Saturated Hydrocarbon and KetoneTetrahedron Letters 31.20, 2817-2820 (1990).

D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller, N. Ozbalik, N. Senglet. “Comparison of Gif-type Reactivity Towards Alkanes with Standard Radical Reaction Selectivity. Gif Oxidation of n-Butane and PropaneTetrahedron Letters 31.22, 3097-3100 (1990).

D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller, N. Ozbalik, G. Balavoine. “Mechanism of the Selective Functionalization of Saturated Hydrocarbons by Gif systems: Relationship with Methane MonooxygenaseProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 87, 3401-3404 (1990).

D. H. R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller, G. Balavoine. “Detection of Cyclohexyl Hydroperoxide as an Intermediate in Gif Type Oxidation of Cyclohexane to Cyclohexanone using 13C NMR SpectroscopyJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, 24, 1787-1788 (1990).

D. H. R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller, Y. V. Geletii. “The Functionalization of Saturated Hydrocarbons. Part XIX. Oxidation of Alkanes by H2O2 in Pyridine Catalyzed by Copper(II) Complexes. A Gif-Type Reaction.” Tetrahedron 47.33, 6561-6570 (1991).

D.H.R. Barton, S.D. Bevière, W. Chavasiri, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller, W.-G. Liu. “ The Functionalization of Saturated Hydrocarbons. Part XX. Alkyl Hydroperoxides: Reaction Intermediates in the Oxidation of Saturated Hydrocarbons by Gif-Type Reactions and Mechanistic Studies on their Formation.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 114, 2147-2156 (1992).

D.H.R. Barton, S.D. Beviere, W. Chavasiri, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller. “The Functionalization of Saturated Hydrocarbons. Part XXI. The Fe(III)-Catalyzed and the Cu(II)-Catalyzed Oxidation of Saturated Hydrocarbons by Hydrogen Peroxide: A Comparative StudyTetrahedron 48.14, 2895-2910 (1992).

D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller. “Studies on the Bromination of Saturated Hydrocarbons Under GoAggIII Conditions Tetrahedron Letters 33, 3413-3416 (1992).

D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller. “The Carboxylation of Saturated Hydrocarbons by Gif Systems (Fe0/CO/O2 and Cu0/CO/O2 in Pyridine-Acetic Acid)Tetrahedron Letters 33, 4389-4392 (1992).

D.H.R. Barton, Eva Csuhai, D. Doller. “The functionalization of Saturated Hydrocarbons. Part 23. Gif-Type Bromination and Chlorination of Saturated Hydrocarbons: a Non-Radical Reaction.” Tetrahedron 48.42, 9195-9206 (1992).

T. Gerngross, O.P. Peoples, A.J. Sinskey, Eva Csuhai, S. Masamune, J. Stubbe. “Overexpression, Purification and Characterization of the Soluble Polyhydroxyalkanoate Synthase from Alcaligenes eutrophusBiochemistry 33.31, 9311-9320 (1994).

Eva Csuhai, S.S. Little, L.B. Hersh. “Inactivation of NeuropeptidesProgress in Brain Research 104, 131-142 (1995).

Eva Csuhai, A. Safavi, L.B. Hersh. “Purification and Characterization of a Secreted Arginine Specific Dibasic Cleaving Enzyme from EL-4 CellsBiochemistry 34.38, 12411-12419 (1995).

Eva Csuhai, G. Chen, L.B. Hersh. “Regulation of N-Arginine Dibasic Convertase Activity by Amines: Putative Role of a Novel Acidic Domain as an Amine Binding Site”  Biochemistry 37.11, 3787-3794 (1998).

Eva Csuhai, A. Safavi, M. Thompson, L.B. Hersh. “Proteolytic Inactivation of Secreted Neuropeptides” (1998) In: Proteolytic and Cellular Mechanisms in Prohormone and Proprotein Processing (Ed. V. Y. H. Hook); R.G. Landes Company, Austin, Texas.
QP572.P4 P767 1998

Eva Csuhai, M. A. Juliano, J. St. Pyrek, A. C. Harms, L. Juliano, L. B. Hersh “New Fluorogenic Substrates for N-Arginine Dibasic Convertase” (1999) Analytical Biochemistry 269.1, 149-154.

Eva Csuhai, M. A. Juliano, L. Juliano, L. B. Hersh “Kinetic Analysis of Spermine Binding to NRD Convertase” (1999) Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 362.2, 291-300.

K. M. Chow, Eva Csuhai, M. A. Juliano, J. St. Pyrek, L. Juliano, L. B. Hersh “Studies on the Subsite Specificity of Rat Nardilysin (N-Arginine Dibasic Convertase)” (2000) Journal of Biological Chemistry 275, 19545-19551.

Z. Ma, Eva Csuhai, M. Chow, L. B. Hersh “Expression of the Acidic Stretch of Nardilysin as a Functional Binding Domain” (2001) Biochemistry 40, 9447-9452.

Z. Ma, M. Chow, Eva Csuhai, L. B. Hersh “The Use of Proteolysis to Study the Structure of Nardilysin” (2002) Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 401.2, 198-204.

M. M. Muller, H. Kries, Eva Csuhai & D. Hilvert “Design, Selection and Characterization of a Split Chorismate Mutase” (2010) Protein Science 19, 1000-1010.


Day, J.C. “A Most Beautiful Species of Illumination” Transylvania Treasures 9.1 (2017)
in publication

Day, J.C.“A Brief Discourse on the Happy Effects of the Tobacco-Smoke Glyster” Transylvania Treasures 6.1 (2013)

Day, J.C.“Barlow’s Amazing Planetarium&rdqu0;  Transylvania Treasures Volume 5.1 (2012)

Day, J.C.“Charles Wilkins Short’s Herbarium Cabinet”  Transylvania Treasures. Volume 3.2 (2010)

Day, J.C. “Robert Peter’s Daguerreotype Camera.” Image:  The Magazine of George Eastman House, 48, p. 19, (Fall 2010-Winter 2011).

Day, J.C.“Dr. Charles Wilkins Short’s Herbarium”  Transylvania Treasures 2.1 (2009)

Day, J.C.“The Magic of Selenite Slides”  Transylvania Treasures  2.2 (2009)

Day, J.C.“The Anatomical and Surgical Works of John & Charles Bell”  Transylvania Treasures 2.3 (2009)

Day, J.C. "Robert Peter’s Daguerreotype Camera.” Transylvania Treasures 1.1 (2008)

Day, J.C. “A Treasure Trove of Natural History”  Transylvania Treasures 1.2 (2008)

Day, J.C.“Transylvania’s Medical Venus” Transylvania Treasures 1.3 (2008)

Day, Jamie. 2002. "The Barlow Planetarium: A History and Mechanical Analysis". Rittenhouse. 16: 1-13.

M Førre, D Fregenal, J C Day, T Ehrenreich, J-P Hansen, B Henningsen, E Horsdal-Pedersen, et al. 2002. "Dynamics of a single Rydberg shell in time dependent external fields*". Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 35 (2): 401-419.

Soerensen, P., J. C. Day, B. D. DePaola, and T. Ehrenreich. 1999. "Dynamics of Rydberg states in crossed E and B fields: coherent elliptic states". Journal of Physics. B, Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics : an Institute of Physics Journal. 32 (5): 1125.

Macadam, K.B., J.C. Day, and D.M. Homan. 1999. “Electron Capture from Rydberg Atoms by a Direction-Of-Approach Method.Comments on Modern Physics 1 (2): 57.

Day, J. C., B. D. DePaola, T. Ehrenreich, S. B. Hansen, E. Horsdal-Pedersen, Y. Leontiev, and K. S. Mogensen. 1997. "Electron capture from coherent elliptic Rydberg states". Physical Review A. 56 (6): 4700-4714.

Horsdal-Pedersen, E., J. C. Day, B. DePaola, and T. Ehrenreich. 1995. "Application of Coherent Rydberg States for Collision Studies". AIP Conference Proceedings. (360): 609.

Cavagnero, M. J., K. B. MacAdam, J. C. Day, J. C. Aguilar, D. A. Homan, A. D. MacKellar and M. 1995. "Transient Molecular-Ion Formation in Rydberg-Electron Capture". Physical Review Letters. 75 (9): 1723-1726.

Mogensen, K S, J C Day, T Ehrenreich, E Horsdal Pedersen, and K Taulbjerg. 1995. "Coherent elliptic states in lithium". Physical Review. A. 51 (5): 4038.

"Electron Capture from Aligned d-State Rydberg Atoms Near the Matching Velocity," J. C. Day, J. C. Aguilar, D. M. Homan and K. B. MacAdam, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc. 40, 1337 (Paper FP33) (1995).

"Rapid Production of Circular Rydberg States by the Adiabatic Crossed- Field Method Using Pulsed Fields," J. C. Day, D. M. Homan, J. C. Aguilar and K. B. MacAdam, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc. 40, 1337 (Paper FP34) (1995).

"Three-Swap Electron Capture for Ion Collisions with Circular Rydberg Atoms Near the Matching Velocity," D. M. Homan, J. C. Day, K. B. MacAdam and M. J. Cavagnero, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc. 40, 1311 (1995).

T Ehrenreich, J C Day, S B Hansen, E Horsdal-Pedersen, K B MacAdam, and K S Mogensen. 1994. "Electron capture from oriented elliptic Rydberg atoms". Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 27 (14): L383-L389.

Day JC, T Ehrenreich, SB Hansen, E Horsdal-Pedersen, KS Mogensen, and K Taulbjerg. 1994. "Formation of oriented elliptic Rydberg atoms". Physical Review Letters. 72 (11): 1612-1615.

Trapiello, Andres. Upon the Death of Don Quixote. Juan de la Cuesta Hispanic Monographs, 2020.Translated by Veronica Dean-Thacker

Veronica Dean Thacker & Jack Girard. “Bathtubs Teeming with Frogs: Confluence of Form in the Multi-modal Work of Spanish Artist and Poet Margarita Merino." Advances Social Sciences Research Journal.  Vol 5, No 7 (2018), 228-239.

Veronica Dean-Thacker, "La tabla de Flandes: enigma, paradoja y la construccion de un peon," In: "This Spanish Thing" Essays in Honor of Edward F. Stanton. 2016.
Library has copy. See librarian.

Veronica Dean-Thacker & Jack Girard, "Alexandra Dominguez: A Journey to Mythical Spaces. International Journal for Art and Art History. 3.1 June 2015. pp. 109-120.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. "El dolor fantasma como metafora subyacente en El lapiz del carpintero de Manuel Rivas" ("Phantom Pain, the Underlying Metaphor in Manuel Rivas' novel, The Carpenter's Pencil"), Hécula: revista de la Fundación Castillo-Puche. 2014. pp 47-54.

Veronica Dean-Thacker & Jack Girard, "Isolation and Alienation in the Art and Poetry of Juan Carlos Mestre," The International Journal of the Image, 3.4 December, 2013

Tiempo de vida by Marcos Giralt Torrente (2010) Veronica Dean-Thacker, translator into English.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. “Dulce et utile: los cuentos de Asensio Sáez,” In: Homenaje al Académico Asensio Sáez, Murcia: Academia Alfonso X el Sabio, 2008.
PQ6669.H3 Z7 2008

Al morir Don Quijote by Andrés Trapiello (2004) Veronica Dean-Thacker, translator into English.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. “La poesía de Rafael Alberti: el poder de la imagen,” Lenguaje y textos num. 18 Rafael Alberti, La Coruña: Universidade da Coruña, 2003.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. “Imagen e imaginación en La piel del tambor de Pérez-Reverte,” In: Territorio Reverte, ed. by José Manuel López de Abiada. Madrid: Verbum, 2000.

Veronica Dean-Thacker and Pedro Guerrero Ruiz. Federico García Lorca: El color de la poesía. Murcia, Spain: University of Murcia and the Ayuntamiento de Murcia, 1998.
PQ6613.A763 Z67 1998

Veronica Dean-Thacker. “Poemas visuales y dibujos poéticos de García Lorca” In: Federico García Lorca en el espejo del tiempo, ed. de Pedro Guerrero Ruiz. Alicante: Editorial Aguaclara, 1998. 
PQ6613.A763 Z62955 1998

Veronica Dean-Thacker. “Poetic Mystery in García Lorca’s Drawings and Visual Poetry” Scripta Mediterránea (Univ. of Toronto). Vol. xviii (1997) 73-86.

Veronica Dean-Thacker and Asensio Sáez. Antología. Murcia: CajaMurcia, 1996. (With José Belmonte Serrano of the University of Murcia.)

Veronica Dean-Thacker. "María Cegarra Salcedo: Poesía total," Homenaje a María Cegarra. Murcia: Editora Regional, 1995, 227-234.
PQ6653.E43 H65 1995

Veronica Dean-Thacker and Asensio Sáez. Boda civil y otros cuentos. Murcia: Academia Alfonso X el Sabio, 1994.
[out of print]

Veronica Dean-Thacker & Jack Girard. "Asensio Sáez: Symbiosis of Word and Image." Letras Peninsulares (Michigan State University)  7.1 (Spring, 1994), 43-54.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. "Las artes plásticas en la literatura de Asensio Sáez," Literatura de Levante, (Murcia: Fundación Cultural CAM), 1993, 45-49.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. “Las asociaciones políticas de Galdós,” Actas del Cuarto Congreso Internacional de Estudios Galdosianos (Las Palmas: Cabildo Insular de Gran Canaria), 1993, 375-381.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. Galdós Político. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Sociedad Económica de Amigos del País y el Círculo Mercantil de Las Palmas, 1992.
PQ6555.Z5 A4 1992

Veronica Dean-Thacker. "Witchcraft and the Supernatural in Six Stories by Pío Baroja”, Selected Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Foreign Language Conference (Pittsburgh: Duquesne University), 1992.

Veronica Dean-Thacker. "The Devout Thief in Two `Exenplos por a.b.c.'" Estudios alfonsinos y otros escritos (a special volume of medieval Spanish studies in honor of John E. Keller) by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Hispanic Foundation for the Humanities, 1991.
PQ6059 .A66 1990

Veronica Dean-Thacker. "Tradición y soledad en los cuentos de Asensio Sáez," Murgetana LXXVIII, 1989, pp. 31-37.

Dietze, Charles E. (class of 1940). The Place. New York: Vantage Press. 1991.
PS3554 .I35 P55 1991

Sarah Bray, Paul Duffin, James Wagner.  "Thinking deeply about quantitative analysis: Building a Biologist's Toolkit." CourseSource. December 2016.

Paul M. Duffin, Daniel A. Barber. "DprA is required for natural transformation and affects pilin variation in Neisseria gonorrhoeae." Microbiology, September 2016 162(9): 1620-1628.
Library has paper copy.  See librarian.

Nneka S. Udechukwu, Paul Duffin, Ph.D, Alissa Briggs, Ph.D, Hatim Omar, MD  "Improving Human Papillomavirus Immunization Rates in Kentucky." Dynamics of Human Health. 2016 Aug. 3(3).

Duffin PM, Steven Seifert H.  "Genetic transformation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae shows a strand preference." FEMS Microbiology Letters. 2012 Sept; 334(1): 44-48.

Duffin, PM and HS Seifert. "ksgA mutations confer resistance to kasugamycin in Neisseria gonorrhoeae." International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 2009 Apr; 33(4): 321-7.

Criss AK, Bonney KM, Chang RA, Duffin PM, LeCuyer, BE, and Seifert HS. "Mismatch correction modulates mutation frequency and pilus phase and antigenic variation in Neisseria gonorrhoeae." Journal of Bacteriology. 2010. Jan; 192(1):316-25.

Duffin, PM and HS Seifert. "DNA uptake sequence mediated enhancement of transformation in Neisseria gonorrhoeae is strain dependent."  Journal of Bacteriology. 2010. Sept; 192(7): 4436-44.