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Biophysical Society Meeting

Our group goes to the Biophysical society meeting in Baltimore. Jenny, Mason, Carlos present a talk and two posters.

Ravi joins the group

Ravi Kumar Venkatraman joined our group as a new postdoctoral fellow. He comes from the University of Bristol, where he was a postdoc with Andrew Orr-Ewing. Welcome Ravi!

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]


Ji Yeon Passes her Quals Exam

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