J. Stuart Grossert

Adjunct Professor

Department of Chemistry

Contact information

Email: j.s.grossert@Dal.ca


Selected Publications:

  • J. Stuart Grossert, Jeremy E. Melanson, Louis Ramaley,  Fragmentation Pathways of Cationized, Saturated, Short-chain Triacylglycerols: Lithiated and Sodiated Tripropanoyl- and Trihexanoylglycerol, to the J. Amer. Soc. for Mass Spectrometry, 31, 34 – 46 (2020)
  • Stefano Sainas, Agnese Chiara Pippione, Alessandro Giraudo, Katia Martina, Federica Bosca, Barbara Rolando, Alessandro Barge, Alex Ducime, Antonella Federico, J. Stuart Grossert, Robert L. White, Donatella Boschi and Marco L. Lolli*,  Regioselective N Alkylation of Ethyl 4-Benzyloxy-1,2,3-triazolecarboxylate: a Useful Tool for the Synthesis of Carboxylic Acid Bioisosteres,  J. Heterocyclic Chem.,  56, 501 (2019)
  • J. Stuart Grossert, Donatella Boschi, Marco L. Lolli, Robert L. White*, Fragmentation pathways arising from protonation at different sites in aminoalkyl‐substituted 3‐hydroxy‐1,2,5‐oxadiazoles (3‐hydroxyfurazans), Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom., 32, 1403 – 1413 (2018)
  • J. Stuart Grossert*, Robert L. White, and Louis Ramaley, Chemistry at Dalhousie circa 1868, Can. J. Chem., 96, 606 – 613 (2018)
  • Luc M. LeBlanc, Sean W. Powers, J. Stuart Grossert, and Robert L. White*, Competing fragmentation processes of β-substituted propanoate ions upon collision induced dissociation, Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 30, 2133 – 2144 (2016)
  • J. Stuart Grossert, Agnese C. Pippione, Donatella Boschi, Marco L. Lolli*, Robert L. White* Heterocyclic ring cleavage upon collision-induced dissociation of deprotonated 3-hydroxy-1,2,5-oxadiazoles (furazans), J. Mass Spectrom. 50, 1433-1437 (2015)
  • Luc M. LeBlanc, Andrew M. J. Crowell, J. Stuart Grossert, Robert L. White*, Phenyl group participation in rearrangements during collision-induced dissociation of deprotonated phenoxyacetic acid,  Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 29, 2293–2301 (2015)  
  • Chad R. Maheux*, Idralyn Q. Alarcon, Catherine R. Copeland, T. Stanley Cameron, Anthony Linden and J. Stuart Grossert,  Identification of polymorphism in ethylone hydrochloride: synthesis and characterization, Drug Testing and Analysis (2015), DOI 10.1002/dta.1859
  • T. Stanley Cameron*, J. Stuart Grossert, Chad R. Maheux, Idralyn Q. Alarcon, Catherine R. Copeland and Anthony Linden*, Inversion twinning in a second polymorph of the hydrochloride salt of the recreational drug ethylone, Acta Cryst. C71, 266-270 (2015), http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S2053229615004295
  • J. Stuart Grossert*, Lisandra Cubero Herrera, Louis Ramaley and Jeremy E. Melanson,  Studying the Chemistry of Cationized Triacylglycerols Using Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry and Density Functional Theory Computations,  J. Amer. Soc. Mass Spectrom., 25, 1421-1440 (2014)
  • Elizabeth A.L. Gillis, J. Stuart Grossert and Robert L. White*,  Rearrangements Leading to Fragmentations of Hydrocinnamate and Analogous Nitrogen-containing Anions Upon Collision-induced Dissociation,  J. Amer. Soc. Mass Spectrom., 25, 388–397 (2014)
  • Tara E. Tovstiga, Elizabeth A.L. Gillis, J. Stuart Grossert and Robert L. White*, Characterization of multiple fragmentation pathways initiated by collision-induced dissociation of multifunctional anions formed by deprotonation of 2-nitrobenzenesulfonylglycine,   J. Mass Spectrom. 49, 168–177 (2014)
  • Lana E. Greene, J. Stuart Grossert and Robert L. White*,  Correlations of ion structure with multiple fragmentation pathways arising from collision-induced dissociations of selected a-hydroxycarboxylic acid anions, J. Mass Spectrom.  48, 312–320 (2013)
  • Joseph P.M. Hui, J. Stuart Grossert, Murray J. Cutler and Jeremy E. Melanson*, Strategic Identification of in vitro Metabolites of 13-Desmethyl Spirolide C using Liquid Chromatography – High Resolution Mass Spectrometry, Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 25, 345-354 (2011)
  • Lisandra Cubero Herrera,  Louis Ramaley and J. Stuart Grossert*,  Fragmentation pathways of some benzothiophene radical cations formed by atmospheric pressure chemical ionization,   Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom.  23, 571-579  (2009)
  • Lisandra Cubero Herrera, J. Stuart Grossert and Louis Ramaley*,  Quantitative Aspects of and Ionization Mechanisms in Positive-Ion Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry,  J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom. 19, 1926-1941 (2008)
  • J. Stuart Grossert, Matthew C. Cook and Robert L. White*,  The influence of structural features on facile McLafferty-type, even-electron rearrangements in MS/MS spectra of carboxylate anions, Rapid Commun. Mass Spectrom. 20, 1511-1516 (2006)
  • J. Stuart Grossert*, Paul D. Fancy and Robert L. White*,  Fragmentation Pathways of Negative Ions Produced by Electrospray Ionization of Acyclic Dicarboxylic Acids and Derivatives, Can. J. Chem. 83, 1878-1890 (2005)