Lasers, Spectroscopy and Molecular Dynamics

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LOV Domain Signaling. Carey K. Johnson
Reaction dynamics of molecular switches

Chris Elles
Associate Professor

Optical Sensing using Laser Spectroscopy at the Single Molecule Level Bob Dunn
Nanoscale investigations of electronic properties of organic thin films Cindy L. Berrie
Associate Professor
Understanding Metalloenzyme Function through Bio-inspired Inorganic Chemistry Timothy A. Jackson
Associate Professor
Computational Chemistry and Biochemistry Krzysztof Kuczera

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On July 24, 2017 - Cameron Liss had his research featured in the ACS Journal of Chemical Theory & Computation.  Cameron served as a 2016 REU Participant under the direction of Professor Marco Caricato.  The article is titled:  "Electronic Coupling for Donor-Bridge-Acceptor Systems with a Bridge-Overlap Approach"  Click to access abstract

► "HEADLINER" - Mark Craven not only makes the new in Ireland, but here at KU:  Click for the story

1992 REU Alumni Joseph Cavaleri
remembers when....
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