Matt joins the group

Matt Mlsna joined the group as a new graduate student. Welcome Matt!!

Stephanie joins the group

Stephanie Liu joins the group as a new graduate student. Welcome Stephanie!!!

Mason’s paper published in Biophysical Journal

Our paper on the interactions between Calcium ions and lipids, in collaboration with the Elber Group is now published in Biophysical Journal.

Valentine, M. L., Cardenas, A. E., Elber, R., & Baiz, C. R. (2018). Physiological Calcium Concentrations Slow Dynamics at the Lipid-Water Interface. Biophysical Journal, In Press.

Sean gives a talk at GRC Vibrational

Sean’s poster on Calmodulin was selected for a talk at the GRC Vibrational Spectroscopy meeting. Congratulations Sean!

 

Sean’s EDTA paper published in JPCA

Our recent results on ion-dependent vibrational relaxation are published in J. Phys. Chem. A. [PDF]

Emily Ma – Graduation

Emily Ma graduated with her B.S. in Chemistry. She will be joining the graduate program at Northwestern University. Congratulations Emily!

Kwang-Im’s paper published in JPCB

Kwang-Im’s recent paper on the crowding effects of osmolytes is accepted for publication in the Journal of Physical Chemistry B. Congratulations Kwang-Im

Kwang-Im Oh, and Carlos R. Baiz “Crowding Stabilizes DMSO – Water Hydrogen-bonding Interactions“, J. Phys. Chem. B, In Press, [PDF]

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.jpcb.8b02739

 

Ji Yeon Passes her Quals Exam

Ji Yeon recently completed her second-year qualification exam. Congratulations Ji Yeon!

 

Mason Wins Teaching Award

Mason was selected for a Henze Teaching Award for his exemplary performance as a Teaching Assistant for the department. Congratulations Mason!

Calmodulin Paper Published in PNAS

Our new paper in collaboration with the Aldrich Group has been published in PNAS.