FACULTY POSITION IN BIOCHEMISTRY

Miami University – Oxford Campus, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applicants with a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral experience in chemistry or related areas for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting August 2018.

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FACULTY POSITION IN ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

Miami University – Oxford Campus, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applicants with a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral experience in chemistry, biochemistry or related areas for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting August 2018.

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Wei Liu

The department is pleased to welcome Dr. Wei Liu, who has joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor!

18 of the Last 9

Jessica Gephart

Congratulations to alumnus Jessica Gephart '11, who was named one of Miami's "18 of the Last 9"! Jessica was an undergraduate researcher in the Bretz group.

Miami Students Visit Moonshine U

Moonshine University

During the Winter Term, 14 Miami students visited Moonshine University as part of the Fermentation course. They were instructed by industry leaders on a variety of topics within the distillation industry.

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Our 15 Most-Recent Publications

Dissipative Assembly of Aqueous Carboxylic Acid Anhydrides Fueled by Carbodiimides
Kariyawasam, Lasith S.; Hartley, C. Scott
JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 2017, 139, 11949-11955

Targeted metabolic profiling rapidly differentiates Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus at species and strain level
Li, Haorong; Zhu, Jiangjiang
RAPID COMMUNICATIONS IN MASS SPECTROMETRY, 2017, 31, 1669-1676

NMR characterization of HtpG, the E-coli Hsp90, using sparse labeling with C-13-methyl alanine
Pederson, Kari; Chalmers, Gordon R.; Gao, Qi; Elnatan, Daniel; Ramelot, Theresa A.; Ma, Li-Chung; Montelione, Gaetano T.; Kennedy, Michael A.; Agard, David A.; Prestegard, James H.
JOURNAL OF BIOMOLECULAR NMR, 2017, 68, 225-236

HMGA1 expression levels are elevated in pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia cells in the Ptf1a-Cre; LSL-KrasG12D transgenic mouse model of pancreatic cancer
Veite-Schmahl, Michelle J.; Joesten, William C.; Kennedy, Michael A.
BRITISH JOURNAL OF CANCER, 2017, 117, 639-647

Indirect determination of zinc by thiol complexation and iodine coulometric titration with photocell detection
Mercado, Jeralyne B. Padilla; Konkolewicz, Dominik; Bretz, Stacey Lowery; Danielson, Neil D.
MICROCHEMICAL JOURNAL, 2017, 134, 119-124

Amperometric detector for gas chromatography based on a silica sol-gel solid electrolyte
Steinecker, William H.; Miecznikowski, Krzysztof; Kulesza, Pawel J.; Sandlin, Zechariah D.; Cox, James A.
TALANTA, 2017, 174, 1-6

Probing topology and dynamics of the second transmembrane domain (M2 delta) of the acetyl choline receptor using magnetically aligned lipid bilayers (bicelles) and EPR spectroscopy
Sahu, Indra D.; Mayo, Daniel J.; Subbaraman, Nidhi; Inbaraj, Johnson J.; McCarrick, Robert M.; Lorigan, Gary A.
CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS OF LIPIDS, 2017, 206, 9-15

Grafting challenging monomers from proteins using aqueous ICAR ATRP under bio-relevant conditions
Cohen-Karni, Devora; Kovaliov, Marina; Ramelot, Theresa; Konkolewicz, Dominik; Graner, Scott; Averick, Saadyah
POLYMER CHEMISTRY, 2017, 8, 3992-3998

Probing the interaction of the potassium channel modulating KCNE1 in lipid bilayers via solid-state NMR spectroscopy
Zhang, Rongfu; Sahu, Indra D.; Comer, Raven G.; Maltsev, Sergey; Dabney-Smith, Carole; Lorigan, Gary A.
MAGNETIC RESONANCE IN CHEMISTRY, 2017, 55, 754-758

Activation of a Pt-based alloy by a Keggin-type cesium salt of heteropolytungstate towards electrochemical oxidation of ethylene glycol in acidic medium
Adamczyk, Lidia; Cox, James A.; Miecznikowski, Krzysztof
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYDROGEN ENERGY, 2017, 42, 5035-5046

Comparing the impact of ultrafine particles from petrodiesel and biodiesel combustion to bacterial metabolism by targeted HPLC-MS/MS metabolic profiling
Zhong, Fanyi; Xu, Mengyang; Schelli, Katie; Rutowski, Joshua; Holmen, Britt A.; Zhu, Jiangjiang
ECOTOXICOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY, 2017, 142, 164-170

Discovery of 1-Hydroxypyridine-2(1H)-thione-6-carboxylic Acid as a First-in-Class Low-Cytotoxic Nanomolar Metallo β-Lactamase Inhibitor
Shin, Woo Shik; Bergstrom, Alexander; Bonomo, Robert A.; Crowder, Michael W.; Muthyala, Ramaiah; Sham, Yuk Yin
CHEMMEDCHEM, 2017, 12, 845-849

Characterization of KCNE1 inside Lipodisq Nanoparticles for EPR Spectroscopic Studies of Membrane Proteins
Sahu, Indra D.; Zhang, Rongfu; Dunagan, Megan M.; Craig, Andrew F.; Lorigan, Gary A.
JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 2017, 121, 5312-5321

Solidification of floating organic droplet in dispersive liquid-liquid microextraction as a green analytical tool
Mansour, Fotouh R.; Danielson, Neil D.
TALANTA, 2017, 170, 22-35

Effect of Polymer Network Architecture, Enhancing Soft Materials Using Orthogonal Dynamic Bonds in an Interpenetrating Network
Foster, Elizabeth M.; Lensmeyer, Erin E.; Zhang, Borui; Chakma, Progyateg; Flum, Jacob A.; Via, Jeremy J.; Sparks, Jessica L.; Konkolewicz, Dominik
ACS MACRO LETTERS, 2017, 6, 495-499

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