Cory Perkins

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry                                                                                          
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, May 2014
 
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry                      
Western Oregon University, Monmouth, OR June 2009                                                                    
Minors: Mathematics and Health Education  

Publications

  1. Solution processed Porous Alumina Thin-films, Cory K. Perkins, Juan C. Ramos, Ryan H. Mansergh, Charith E. Nanayakkara, Deok-Hie Park, Joshua T. Arens,  Maceo T. Gutierrez, Yolanda R. Jones,  Jonathon I. Lopez,  Thomas M. Rowe,  Danielle M. Whitehurst, Yves J. Chabal, and Douglas A. Keszler, Submitted.
  2. Aqueous process to limit hydration of thin-film inorganic dielectrics, Cory K. Perkins, Ryan H. Mansergh, Deok-Hie Park, Charith E. Nanayakkara, Juan C. Ramos, Shawn R. Decker, Yu Huang, Yves J. Chabal and Douglas A. Keszler, Manuscript in Progress.​
  3. Discovery of Unprecedented Ion-exchange Behavior of Nanometric Scheelite Prepared from Single-Source Precursors, Cory K. Perkins and Allen W. Apblett, ChemistrySelect, Accepted.
  4. Reduction of chromate by Molybdenum Hydrogen Bronze, Kevin N. Barber, Cory K. Perkins, and Allen W. Apblett, Journal of Canadian Chemistry, In Press
  5. Bimetallic single-source precursor for the synthesis of pure nanocrystalline room temperature-stabilized β-NiMoO4, Ahmed M. Moneeb, Abdullah M. Alabdulrahman, Abdulaziz A. Bagabas, Cory K. Perkins, and Allen W. Apblett, Ceramics International, 2016, 42 (1, Part B), 1366-1372.
  6. Sorption of Pb2+ Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Commercially-Available WO3 Nanopowder, Cory K. Perkins and Allen W. Apblett, RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 68991-68997.
  7. Uptake of Uranium by Tungstic Acid, Hamed Albusaidi, Cory K. Perkins, and Allen W. Apblett, Ceramic Transactions, 2015, 253, 3-13.
  8. Direct Conversion of a Nanometric Suspension of Molybdenum Trioxide into Nanometric Lead Molybdate, Cory K. Perkins, Kevin N. Barber, Allen W. Apblett, CrystEngComm, 2014, 16, 2869-2873. Cover Article.
 
National Conference Presentations
  1. Understanding the effect of hydrogen passivation of impurities in solution processed metal oxide thin-films, Juan C. Ramos, Yu Huang, Cory K. Perkins, Deok-Hie Park, and Douglas A. Keszler, 250th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Boston, MA, 8/19/15
  2. Effect of Nitrate Concentration on the Properties of Solution-processed Al2O3 thin films, Cory K. Perkins,  Juan C. Ramos, Deok-Hie Park, Brantly Fulton, Darren Johnson, and Douglas Keszler, 250th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Boston, MA, 8/18/15
  3. Adventures in Molybdenum Oxide Chemistry, Allen Apblett, Cory K. Perkins, Nicholas Materer, and BP Kiran, 250th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Boston, MA, 8/16/15
  4. Enhanced dehydration of AlPO thin films by a HfO2 capping layer, Cory K. Perkins, Ryan H. Mansergh, Deok-Hie Park, Yu Huang, Shawn Decker, and Douglas Keszler, 19th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference, North Bethesda, MD, 6/16/2015
  5. Uptake of Uranium by Supported Tungstic Acid, Allen Apblett and Cory Perkins, Materials Science & Technology 2014, Pittsburg, PA, 08/16/2014
  6. Green Flame Retardants Based on Ceramic Precursors, Allen Apblett, Bhawani Regmi, and Cory Perkins, Materials Science & Technology 2014, Pittsburg, PA, 08/14/2014
  7. Inorganic sorbents for remediation and isolation of uranium, Allen Apblett, Cory Perkins, and Hamed Albusaidi, 248th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, CA, 8/11/2014
  8. Metal-organic routes to functional ceramics: Single source precursor approach for synthesis of alkaline earth metal and first row transition metal-based molybdates and vanadates, Ahmed M. Moneeb, Abdullah M. Alabdulrahman, Abdulaziz A. Bagabas, Cory K. Perkins, and Allen W. Apblett, 247th  National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Dallas, TX. 03/20/2014
  9. High-capacity recyclable sorbents for facile recovery of metals from water, Allen W. Apblett, Cory K. Perkins, B. P. Kiran, Kevin Barber, and Hamed Albusaidi, 247th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Dallas, TX. 03/19/2014
  10. Sorption of radionuclides using nanometric calcium tungstate, Cory K. Perkins and Allen W. Apblett, 247th  National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Dallas, TX. 03/16/2014
  11. Single Source Precursors for Metal Molybdates, Vanadates, and Tungstates, Allen Apblett, Cory Perkins, Ahmed Moneeb and Larry Reinhardt, 246th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Indianapolis, IN. 09/10/2013
  12. Single Source Precursor for the Synthesis of Nanometric Calcium Tungstate, Cory K. Perkins and Allen W. Apblett, 245th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Orleans, LA. 04/11/2013
  13. Sorbents for Removal of Radionuclides from Water and Foodstuffs, Allen Apblett, Cory Perkins, and Hamed Albusaidi, 245th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Orleans, LA. 4/09/2013
  14. Nanotechnology for the Prevention of Food and Agriculture Contamination as a Result of Nuclear Accidents, Allen Apblett, Hamed Albusaidi, Cory Perkins, and Zeid Al-Othman, 243rd  National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Diego, CA. 03/25/2012
  15. Uranium Uptake from Natural Water Sources Using Supported Tungstic Acid, Cory K. Perkins and Allen W. Apblett, 242nd National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Denver, CO. 08/31/2011

Poster Presentations

  1. Solution-processed Hafnia Thin-films as a Capping Layer for Enhanced Dehydration of Thin-film Dielectrics, Cory K. Perkins, Ryan H. Mansergh, Deok-Hie Park, Charith E. Nanayakkara, Juan C. Ramos, Shawn R. Decker, Yu Huang, Yves J. Chabal and Douglas A. Keszler, Pacifichem, Honolulu, HI. 12/16/2015
  2. Lead Molybdate Micro-Chicken and Nano-German Iron Crosses, Cory K. Perkins and Allen W. Apblett, Material Science and Technology Conference, Columbus, OH. 08/13/2011
  3. Prepared Nanometric and Bulk Lead Molybdates, Cory K. Perkins and Allen W. Apblett, Northeastern Oklahoma American Chemical Society 56th Annual Pentasectional, Bartlesville, OK.  03/12/2011
  4. Improved Synthesis of Sodium Molybdenum Bronze, Cory K. Perkins, Kevin N. Barber, and Allen W. Apblett, Northeastern Oklahoma American Chemical Society 55th Annual Pentasectional Norman, OK. 04/10/2010

Awards, Honors, and Scholarships

  • NETD Best Paper Award for “Uptake of Uranium by Tungstic Acid” – American Ceramic Society (2015)
  • Oregon Museum of Science and Industry Fellowship (2014-Present)
  • American Chemical Society Entrepreneurship Training Program Scholarship (2012)
  • Donald W. Reynolds Governors Cup Business Plan Competition, Finalist (2012)
  • Best Technology, Riata Business Plan Competition (2012)
  • Sigma-Aldrich Travel Grant (2012)
  • Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Scholar (2011-2012)
  • American Ceramic Society Ceramographic Competition: 1st Place Mircoanalysis/Combined Techniques (2011)
  • National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates Fellowship (2008)
  • Academic Scholarship, Western Oregon University (2004-2006)
  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America (2004)

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