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Kervin O Evans
Renewable Product Technology Research Unit
Research Physical Scientist

Phone: (309) 681-6436
Fax: (309) 681-6040
Room 1307
1815 N UNIVERSITY ST
PEORIA, IL, 61604

Projects
NOVEL TECHNOLOGY FOR RENEWABLE RESOURCE UTILIZATION
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 419885

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Crystal morphology of sunflower wax in soybean oil organogel - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (09-Apr-15)
Hydroxytyrosol and tyrosol esters partitioning into, location within, and effect on DOPC liposome bilayer behavior - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A., Compton, D.L. 2015. Hydroxytyrosol and tyrosol esters partitioning into, location within, and effect on DOPC liposome bilayer behavior. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1848(5):1175-1182.
Phenol esterase activity of porcine skin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Smith, L.J., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L. 2014. Phenol esterase activity of porcine skin. European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics. 89(1):175-181.
Phenylpropanoid esters of lesquerella and castor oil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2015. Phenylpropanoid esters of lesquerella and castor oil. Industrial Crops and Products. 6:9-16.
Bilayer properties of hydroxytyrosol- and tyrosol-phosphatidylcholine lipids - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A., Compton, D.L. 2014. Bilayer properties of hydroxytyrosol- and tyrosol-phosphatidylcholine lipids [abstract]. American Chemical Society. AGFD 229.
Synthesis, isolation, and acyl migration kinetics of desaturated and hydroxylated 2-monoacylglycerols - (Abstract Only)
Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Appell, M.D., Evans, K.O. 2014. Synthesis, isolation, and acyl migration kinetics of desaturated and hydroxylated 2-monoacylglycerols [abstract]. American Chemical Society. Abstract AGFD292.
Biobased lubricants and functional products from Cuphea oil - (Book / Chapter)
Cermak, S.C., Evangelista, R.L., Jackson, M.A., Compton, D.L., Knothe, G.H., Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2015. Biobased lubricants and functional products from Cuphea oil. In: Biresaw, G., Mittal, K., editors. Surfactants in Tribology. Vol. IV. Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis. p. 443-482.
Gelling ability and crystal morphology of sunflower wax in soybean oil - (Abstract Only)
Hwang, H., Kim, S., Evans, K.O., Koga, C., Lee, Y. 2014. Gelling ability and crystal morphology of sunflower wax in soybean oil [abstract]. American Oil Chemists' Society. p. 43.
Application of quartz crystal microbalance technology in tribological investigation - (Book / Chapter)
Evans, K.O., Biresaw, G., Compton, D.L. 2015. Application of quartz crystal microbalance technology in tribological investigation. In: Biresaw, G., Mittal, K.L. editors. Surfactants in Tribology, Volume 4. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 63-73.
Synthesis and tribological investigation of lipoyl glycerides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biresaw, G., Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L., Bantchev, G.B. 2014. Synthesis and tribological investigation of lipoyl glycerides. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 62(10):2233-2243.
Stability of a liposomal formulation containing lipoyl or dihydrolipoyl acylglycerides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L. 2014. Stability of a liposomal formulation containing lipoyl or dihydrolipoyl acylglycerides. Journal of Liposome Research. 24(4):304-312.
Synthesis, purification, and acyl migration kinetics of 2-Monoricinoleoylglycerol - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Appell, M., Vermillion, K., Evans, K.O. 2014. Synthesis, purification, and acyl migration kinetics of 2-Monoricinoleoylglycerol. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 91(2):271-279.
Transesterified tyrosol and hydroxytyrosol alkyl esters from cuphea oil – antioxidant behavior in Liposomes - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A., Cermak, S.C., Compton, D.L., Evangelista, R.L., Berhow, M.A. 2013. Transesterified tyrosol and hydroxytyrosol alkyl esters from cuphea oil – antioxidant behavior in Liposomes [abstract]. American Chemical Society. AGFD 177.
Long-term physical and oxidative stability of liposomes containing glycerides of lipoic acid - (Abstract Only)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L. 2013. Long-term physical and oxidative stability of liposomes containing glycerides of lipoic acid [abstract]. American Chemical Society. AGFD137.
Antioxidant efficacy of feruloyl glycerols in model membranes - (Abstract Only)
Compton, D.L., Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A. 2013. Antioxidant efficacy of feruloyl glycerols in model membranes [abstract]. American Chemical Society. Abstract AGFD137.
Carboxyl-terminated PAMAM dendrimer interaction with 1-palmitoyl-2-oleoyl phosphocholine bilayers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A., Compton, D.L. 2014. Carboxyl-terminated PAMAM dendrimer interaction with 1-palmitoyl-2-oleoyl phosphocholine bilayers. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1838(1,Pt.B):445-455.
Antioxidation behavior of milkweed oil 4-hydroxy-3-methyoxycinnamate esters in phospholipid bilayers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O., Harry-O'Kuru, R.E. 2013. Antioxidation behavior of milkweed oil 4-hydroxy-3-methyoxycinnamate esters in phospholipid bilayers. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 90(11):1719-1727.
Influence of solid supports on acyl migration in 2-Monoacylglycerols: Purification of 2-MAG via flash chromatography - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2013. Influence of solid supports on acyl migration in 2-Monoacylglycerols: Purification of 2-MAG via flash chromatography. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 90(9):1397-1403.
Lipoyl dioleoylglycerol: Synthesis and potential use of a novel lipid in tribology - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A., Compton, D.L., Biresaw, G. 2013. Lipoyl dioleoylglycerol: Synthesis and potential use of a novel lipid in tribology [abstract]. Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers. Session 3C. p. 70.
Antioxidant behavior of 1-feruloyl-sn-glycerol and 1,3-diferuloyl-sn-glycerol in phospholipid liposomes 1 - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Appell, M.D. 2013. Antioxidant behavior of 1-feruloyl-sn-glycerol and 1,3-diferuloyl-sn-glycerol in phospholipid liposomes 1 [abstract]. American Chemical Society. AGFD14.
Protein-based nanoparticles for hydrophilic coating - (Abstract Only)
Kim, S., Biswas, A., Evans, K.O. 2013. Protein-based nanoparticles for hydrophilic coating. Meeting Abstract. xx.
Protein-based nanoparticles for hydrophilic coating - (Proceedings)
Kim, S., Biswas, A., Evans, K.O. 2013. Protein-based nanoparticles for hydrophilic coating. Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo. 1:581-584.
Production of BSA-poly(ethyl cyanoacrylate) nanoparticles as a coating material that improves wetting property - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, S., Evans, K.O., Biswas, A. 2013. Production of BSA-poly(ethyl cyanoacrylate) nanoparticles as a coating material that improves wetting property. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 107(1):68-75.
Medium-chain alkyl esters of tyrosol and hydroxytyrosol antioxidants by cuphea oil transesterification Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Cermak, S.C., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L., Evangelista, R.L., Berhow, M.A. 2013. Medium-chain alkyl esters of tyrosol and hydroxytyrosol antioxidants by cuphea oil transesterification. European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology. 115(3):363-371.
Influence of fatty acid desaturation on spontaneous acyl migration in 2-monoacylglycerols - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Appell, M.D., Vermillion, K., Evans, K.O. 2012. Influence of fatty acid desaturation on spontaneous acyl migration in 2-monoacylglycerols. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 89(12):2259-2267.
2-monoacylglycerol acyl migration: Affect of fatty acid desaturation - (Abstract Only)
Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Appell, M.D., Vermillion, K., Evans, K.O. 2012. 2-monoacylglycerol acyl migration: Affect of fatty acid desaturation [abstract]. American Chemical Society. AGFD 127.
Soybean oil and methyl oleate adsorption onto a steel surface investigated using a quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation monitoring and atomic force microscopy**1 - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Biresaw, G. 2012. Soybean oil and methyl oleate adsorption onto a steel surface investigated using a quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation monitoring and atomic force microscopy**1 [abstract]. Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers. Paper #1245562.
Preservation of polyunsaturated fatty acyl glycerides via intramolecular antioxidant coupling Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L. 2012. Preservation of polyunsaturated fatty acyl glycerides via intramolecular antioxidant coupling. Chemistry and Physics of Lipids. 165:530-536.
G2 and G5 carboxyl-terminated polyamidoamine dendrimers interact differently with 1-palmitoyl-2-oleoyl phosphocholine bilayers **1 - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A., Compton, D.L. 2012. G2 and G5 carboxyl-terminated polyamidoamine dendrimers interact differently with 1-palmitoyl-2-oleoyl phosphocholine bilayers **1 [abstract]. American Chemical Society. ID #10461.
Antioxidant capacity and stability of liposomes containing a triglyceride derivative of lipoic acid - (Abstract Only)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L., Appell, M.D. 2012. Antioxidant capacity and stability of liposomes containing a triglyceride derivative of lipoic acid [abstract]. American Chemical Society. PAPER ID: 10084
Exopolysaccharide hydrogels for corrosion inhibition - (Abstract Only)
Finkenstadt, V.L., Evans, K.O., Cote, G.L. 2012. Exopolysaccharide hydrogels for corrosion inhibition [abstract]. International Hydrocolloids Conference. #OB123.
Purification of 2-monoacylglycerols using liquid CO2 extraction - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Compton, D.L., Eller, F.J., Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2012. Purification of 2-monoacylglycerols using liquid CO2 extraction. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 89(8):1529-1536.
Dihydrolipoyl dioleoylglycerol antioxidant capacity in phospholipid vesicles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L., Appell, M.D. 2012. Dihydrolipoyl dioleoylglycerol antioxidant capacity in phospholipid vesicles. Chemistry and Physics of Lipids. 165:160-168.
1,2-dielaidoylphosphocholine/1,2-dimyristoylphosphoglycerol supported phospholipid bilayer formation in calcium and calcium-free buffer Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O. 2011. 1,2-dielaidoylphosphocholine/1,2-dimyristoylphosphoglycerol supported phospholipid bilayer formation in calcium and calcium-free buffer. Thin Solid Films. 520:3026-3030. DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2011.12.002.
Antioxidant properties of feruloyl glycerol derivatives Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Compton, D.L., Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2011. Antioxidant properties of feruloyl glycerol derivatives. Industrial Crops and Products. 36:217-221. DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2011.09.009.
Exopolysaccharide hydrogels for corrosion inhibition - (Abstract Only)
Finkenstadt, V.L., Bucur, C.B., Evans, K.O., Cote, G.L. 2011. Exopolysaccharide hydrogels for corrosion inhibition [abstract]. International Congress on Biohydrogel.
Preparation and characterization of cellulose gels from corn cobs Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shogren, R.L., Peterson, S.C., Evans, K.O., Kenar, J.A. 2011. Preparation and characterization of cellulose gels from corn cobs. Carbohydrate Polymers. 86(3):1351-1357. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2011.06.035.
Enzymatically Synthesized Feruloyl Dioleoylglycerol: Antioxidant Behavior and Position in Phospholipid Vesicles - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A., Vermillion, K., Appell, M.D. 2011. Enzymatically synthesized feruloyl dioleoylglycerol: Antioxidant behavior and position in phospholipid vesicles [abstract]. Biophysics Society. Poster 2750.
Structure-function properties of anticorrosive exopolyaccharides - (Abstract Only)
Finkenstadt, V.L., Bucur, C.B., Cote, G.L., Evans, K.O. 2011. Structure-function properties of anticorrosive exopolyaccharides [abstract]. American Chemical Society. AGFD208.
Preparation and Characterization of Cellulose Gels from Corn Cobs - (Abstract Only)
Shogren, R.L., Peterson, S.C., Kenar, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2011. Preparation and characterization of cellulose gels from corn cobs [abstract]. American Chemical Society. Cell 204.
Quartz Crystal Microbalance Investigation of the Structure of Adsorbed Soybean Oil and Methyl Oleate onto Steel Surface - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O., Biresaw, G. 2010. Quartz crystal microbalance investigation of the structure of adsorbed soybean oil and methyl oleate onto steel surface. Thin Solid Films. 519:900-905.
Electrochemical evaluation for corrosion resistance of bacterial exopolysaccharides on low carbon steel - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-Aug-10)
Agricultural Polymers as Corrosion Inhibitors - (Abstract Only)
Finkenstadt, V.L., Bucur, C.B., Cote, G.L., Evans, K.O. 2011. Agricultural polymers as corrosion inhibitors [abstract]. International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies. Abstract No. 8.
Feruloyl Dioleoyglycerol Antioxidant Capacity in Phospholipid Vesicles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Vermillion, K., Appell, M.D. 2010. Feruloyl dioleoyglycerol antioxidant capacity in phospholipid vesicles. Journal of Agricultural Food and Chemistry. 58:5842-5850.
Lipids for Health and Beauty: Enzymatic Modification of Vegetable Oil - (Abstract Only)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O., Compton, D.L., Appell, M.D., Vermillion, K. 2010. Lipids for health and beauty: Enzymatic modification of vegetable oil [abstract]. American Chemical Society. Presentation #100. p. 58.
1-Butyl-3-Methyl Imidazolium-based Ionic Liquids Explored as Potential Solvents for Lipid Processing - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O. 2010. 1-butyl-3-methyl imidazolium-based ionic liquids explored as potential solvents for lipid processing [abstract]. American Chemical Society. Paper No. PHY575. p. 210.
Bacterial Exopolysaccharides For Corrosion Inhibition on Metal Substrates - (Abstract Only)
Finkenstadt, V.L., Bucur, C.B., Evans, K.O., Cote, G.L., Willett, J.L. 2010. Bacterial exopolysaccharides for corrosion inhibition on metal substrates [abstract]. American Chemical Society. Paper #210.
Surface Modification of Zein Films - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Biswas, A., Selling, G.W., Woods, K.K., Evans, K.O. 2009. Surface modification of zein films. Industrial Crops and Products. 30(169):168-171.
Influence of cosolvents on the hydrophobic surface immobilization topography of Candida antarctica lipase B - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2009. Influence of cosolvents on the hydrophobic surface immobilization topography of Candida antarctica lipase B. Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic. 58:169-174.
The influence of the anionic species of a molten salt on lipid organization - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O. 2008. The influence of the anionic species of a molten salt on lipid organization [abstract]. American Chemical Society. p. 159.
Supported phospholipid membrane interactions with 1-butyl-3-methyl-imidazolium chloride - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O. 2008. Supported phospholipid membrane interactions with 1-butyl-3-methyl-imidazolium chloride. Journal of Physical Chemistry: B. 112:8558-8562.
Supported phospholipid bilayer interaction with components found in typical room-temperature ionic liquids - a QCM-D and AFM study - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O. 2008. Supported phospholipid bilayer interaction with components found in typical room-temperature ionic liquids - a QCM-D and AFM study. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 9:498-511.
Interaction of an ionic liquid with a supported phospholipid bilayer is lipid-dependent - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O. 2008. Interaction of an ionic liquid with a supported phospholipid bilayer is lipid-dependent. Biophysical Society. Poster #1168.
Influence of self-assembled monolayer surface chemistry on Candida antarctica lipase B adsorption and specific activity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2007. Influence of self-assembled monolayer surface chemistry on Candida antarctica lipase B adsorption and specific activity. Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic. 48:84-89.
Influence of surface hydrophobicity on immobilized lipase activity - (Abstract Only)
Laszlo, J.A., Evans, K.O. 2007. Influence of surface hydrophobicity on immobilized lipase activity [abstract]. American Chemistry Society. Poster #220. p. 43. Available:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.molcatb.2007.06.010.
Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids and Protective Phospholipid Membranes: Interactions on Surfaces - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O. 2007. Room-temperature ionic liquids and protective phospholipid membranes: Interactions on surfaces [abstract]. Illinois State University Chemistry Series. Abstract A.
Supported Phospholipid Membrane Formation as a Function of 1,2-Dimyristoylphosphatidylglycerol - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Hawkins, G. 2006. Supported phospholipid membrane formation as a function of 1,2-dimyristoylphosphatidylglycerol [abstract]. p. 34. Available: http://www.q-sense.com/2006_wc_flash_presentations/day_2_pres_06_kervin_evans/day%202%20pres%2006%20kervin%20evans.html.
Osmotic shock tolerance and membrane fluidity of cold-adapted Cryptococcus flavescens OH 182.9, previously reported as Cr. nodaensis, a biocontrol agent of Fusarium head blight Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Evans, K.O., Theelen, B., Boekhout, T., Schisler, D.A. 2007. Osmotic shock tolerance and membrane fluidity of cold-adapted Cryptococcus flavescens OH 182.9, previously reported as Cr. nodaensis, a biocontrol agent of Fusarium head blight. Federation of European Microbiological Societies Yeast Research. 7:449-458.
Steps Towards Understanding the Drying Tolerance of Cryptococcus Flavescens Oh 182.9: a Biocontrol Agent of Fusarium Head Blight - (Abstract Only)
Dunlap, C.A., Evans, K.O., Schisler, D.A. 2006. Steps towards understanding the drying tolerance of Cryptococcus flavescens OH 182.9: A biocontrol agent of Fusarium head blight [abstract]. NATO Advanced Study Institute. Paper No. 55.
Supported Phospholipid Bilayer Defects Created by a Cation or Anion of a Room-Temperature Ionic Liquid - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O., Hawkins, G. 2006. Supported phospholipid bilayer defects created by a cation or anion of a room-temperature ionic liquid [abstract]. American Chemical Society Project SEED Poster Session, Illinois State University. Abstract 1.
Supported Phospholipid Membrane Interactions with 1-Butyl-3-Methyl Imidazolium Chloride, a Room-Temperature Ionic Liquid, on Surfaces-a Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation Study - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O. 2006. Supported phospholipid membrane interactions with 1-butyl-3-methyl imidazolium chloride, a room-temperature ionic liquid, on surfaces--a quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation study [abstract]. Proceedings of the Annual Biophysical Meeting. 2006 CD-ROM. p. B129.
Osmotic Shock Tolerance and Membrane Properties of Cryptococcus Nodaensis Oh 182.9: a Biocontrol Agent of Fusarium Head Blight - (Proceedings)
Dunlap, C.A., Evans, K.O., Schisler, D.A. 2005. Osmotic shock tolerance and membrane properties of cryptococcus nodaensis OH 182.9: A biocontrol agent of fusarium head blight [abstract]. National Fusarium Head Blight Forum Proceedings. p. 193.
Vesicle-Surface Interactions on Self-Assembled Monolayer Lead to Flattened Vesicles: a Qcm-D Study - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O. 2005. Vesicle-surface interactions on self-assembled monolayer lead to flattened vesicles: a qcm-d study [abstract]. Proceedings of the 2005 Q-Sense Users Invitational Symposium. p. 6.
Room-Temperature Ionic Liquid Cations Act As Short-Chain Surfactants and Disintegrate a Phospholipid Bilayer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, K.O. 2005. Room-temperature ionic liquid cations act as short-chain surfactants and disintegrate a phospholipid bilayer. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 274:11-17.
Bioelectrocatalysis in Ionic Liquids. Examining Specific Cation and Anion Effects on Electrode-Immobilized Cytochrome C - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dicarlo, C.M., Compton, D.L., Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A. 2006. Bioelectrocatalysis in ionic liquids. Examining specific cation and anion effects on electrode-immobilized cytochrome c. Bioelectrochemistry. 68:134-143.
Ionic Liquids As a Solvent for Bioelectrocatalysis Using Electrode-Immobilized Cytochrome C - (Proceedings)
DiCarlo, C.M., Compton, D.L., Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A. 2004. Ionic liquids as a solvent for bioelectrocatalysis using electrode-immobilized cytochrome c. International Symposium on Molten Salts.
Effects of 1-Alkyl-3-Methylimidazolium Cations and Anions Have on Dielaidoylphosphatidylcholine Bilayers - (Abstract Only)
Evans, K.O. 2005. Effects of 1-alkyl-3-methylimidazolium cations and anions have on dielaidoylphosphatidylcholine bilayers. Annual Biophysical Meeting.
Ionic Liquids As a Solvent for Bioelectrocatalysis Using Electrode-Immobilized Cytochrome C - (Abstract Only)
Dicarlo, C.M., Compton, D.L., Evans, K.O., Laszlo, J.A. 2004. Ionic liquids as a solvent for bioelectrocatalysis. Examining specific cation and anion effects on electrode-immobilized cytochrome c. International Symposium on Molten Salts.
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