Faculty – Analytical
Delphine Farmer - Assistant ProfessorPh.D., University of California-Berkeley970-491-0624 / firstname.lastname@example.orgAtmospheric biogeochemistry and mass spectrometryAtmospheric chemistry; Instrument development & high resolution mass spectrometry; Field and laboratory measurements of reactive trace gases, pesticides and particles; Oxidation of organic compounds in the atmosphere; Biosphere-atmosphere exchange.
Charles Henry - Professor, Department ChairPh.D., University of Arkansas970-491-2852 / email@example.comMicroscale bioanalytical and environmental chemistryBioanalytical chemistry; environmental chemistry; chemical separations; microscale chemical instrumentation; capillary electrophoresis; biosensor development; paper-based analytical devices; microfluidics
A.R. Ravishankara - ProfessorPh.D. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL970-491-2876 / A.R.Ravishankara@colostate.eduAtmospheric ChemistryAtmospheric chemistry via studies in gas phase kinetics and photochemistry, heterogeneous chemistry, atmospheric field observations, and analyses of modeling results; Furthering understanding of the earth’s atmosphere, diagnosing, understanding of, and providing solutions to environmental issues of the stratospheric ozone depletion, air quality, and climate change; Provide new insights into gas phase chemical reactions, reactions on surfaces and in liquids, and photochemical processes; Developing new experimental methods both for laboratory studies and atmospheric measurements.
Melissa Reynolds - Associate Professor of Chemistry and School of Biomedical Engineering, Associate ChairPh.D., University of Michigan970-491-3775 / firstname.lastname@example.orgBiomaterials and biomedical engineeringMultidisciplinary chemical design and fabrication of biomimetic materials for use in medical device applications. Research work includes: synthesis of organic and inorganic compounds including small-molecule therapeutics, polymers, and extended frameworks; analytical studies utilizing fluorescence, chemiluminesence, zeta potential, and LC/MS-TOF; fabrication and engineering of materials; biomedical efficacy and toxicity studies.
Justin Sambur - Assistant ProfessorPh.D., Colorado State University970-491-3096 / email@example.comNanomaterials, Nanoelectrochemistry, Single-particle microscopy and spectroscopy, Solar energy conversion and CatalysisThe Sambur group synthesizes nanomaterials and develops imaging techniques to correlate material properties with nanoscale function/performance.
Alan Van Orden - ProfessorPh.D., University of California at Berkeley970-491-6286 / Alan.Van_Orden@colostate.eduBioanalytical chemistry, single molecule detection and spectroscopy, laser spectroscopy, optical and scanning probe microscopy, optical biosensors for pharmaceutical and clinical chemistry.