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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!

Baiz Group at the ACS Meeting in New Orleans

 

Our group is giving 6 talks and 2 posters at the ACS National Meeting in New Orleans. Come see us!

PHYS 72: Ultrafast two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy of disordered surfactant interfaces @ Sunday, Mar 18 2:30 PM
Room 223, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

ANYL 244: Ultrafast 2D IR spectroscopy of lipid membranes: Experiments and simulations @ Monday, Mar 19 9:05 AM
Room 229, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

ANYL 460: Computational and spectroscopic studies of pH (Low) insertion peptides in lipid membranes
Thursday, Mar 22 2:45 PM
Room 230, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

BIOL 8: Probing ion-dependent changes to calmodulin binding site conformation with FTIR and ultrafast 2DIR spectroscopy
Sunday, Mar 18 9:20 AM
Room 244, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

PHYS 654: Hydrogen bond populations and dynamics in sorbitan surfactant reverse micelles
Thursday, Mar 22 4:35 PM
Room 221, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

CHED 269: Lysozyme denatuation in DMSO mixtures: A study on cryopreservation
Monday, Mar 19 8:55 AM
Magnolia, New Orleans Marriott Convention Center

PHYS: PHYS Poster Session
Wednesday, Mar 21 6:00 PM
Hall D, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

PHYS: PHYS Poster Session
Wednesday, Mar 21 6:00 PM
Hall D, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

 

Chris Passes Quals Exam

Congratulations Chris!

Jenny Wins Young Scientist Award

Congratulations to Jenny Flanagan for winning a Young Scientist Award for the best presentation at the Brazilian Biophysical Society.

Jenny Wins Faraday Teaching Award

Congratulations to Jenny Flanagan for receiving a 2017 Faraday Teaching Award for excellence as a Teaching Assistant in the Department of Chemistry.

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