SUMMARY OF FACULTY ACTIVITIES REPORT

FOR JULY 1, 2003 TO JUNE 30, 2004

 

 

I. Publications, Performances, Exhibits

II. Papers and Presentations

III. Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

IV. External Grants Received

 

 

 I.  Publications, Performances, Exhibits

 

Anderson, Paul R.

 

(with B. L. Hu)  “Radiation Reaction in Schwarzschild Spacetime: Retarded Green's Function via Hadamard-WKB Expansion.”  Phys. Rev. D 69 (2004): 064039.

 

(with Eric D. Carlson, William H. Hirsch, Benedikt Obermayer, and Peter B. Groves)  “Stress-Energy Tensor for a Massless Spin ˝ Field in Static Black Hole Spacetimes.”  Phys. Rev. Lett. 91 (2003): 051301.

 

 

Bonin, Keith D.

 

(with D. Hill, M. Plaza, and G. Holzwarth)  “Vesicle Transport in PC12 Neurites: Forces and Saltatory Motion.”  Eur. Biophys J. 33, (April 2004): DOI:  10.1007/s00249-004-0403-6.

 

(with W. Happer)  “Atomic Spectroscopy.”  The Optics Encyclopedia: Basic Foundations and Practical Applications, eds. T. G. Brown, K. Creath, H. Kogelnik, M. A. Kriss, J. Schmit, and M. J. Weber (Wiley-VCH, New York, 2003), (Nov. 2003): pp. 187-233.

 

 

Carlson, Eric D.

 

(with William H. Hirsch, Benedikt Obermayer, Paul R. Anderson, and Peter B. Groves)  “Stress-energy Tensor for Massless Spin-1/2 in Static Black Hole Spacetimes.”  Phys. Rev. Lett. 91 (2003): 051301.

 

 

Carroll, David L.

 

(with Jianfeng Xu , Min Xiao , and R. Czerw)  “Optical Limiting and Enhanced Optical Nonlinearity in Boron-doped Carbon Nanotubes.”  Chemical Physics Letters 389 (2004): 247–250.

 

(with R. Czerw, and J. Liu)  “Electronic Effects in Scanning Tunneling Microscopy of Metal-filled Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes.”  New Journal of Physics 6 (2004): 31.

 

(with Sihai Chen, Jianfeng Xu, and Richard Czerw)  Nanoengineering Optical Properties of Silver Nanoparticles through Shape Control.”  Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (accepted  for June issue 2004).

 

(with J.-F. Xu, R. Czerw, J. DiMaio, J. Ballato, and R. Nesper)  Optical Properties of Vanadium Oxide Nanotubes.”  Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (accepted  for June issue 2004).

 

Winston-Salem Triad Job Fair, “Exhibition of Nanotechnology”, 2004.

 

(with Roth)  “One Dimensional Metals.” Wiley & Sons, NY, NY (2003) ----- textbook.

 

(with S. Chen, Z.L. Wang, J. Ballato, and S. Foulger)  “Monopod, Bipod, and Tetrapod Gold Nanocrystals.”  Journal of the American Chemical Society (Dec. 2003): ja038927.

 

(with P. Yang and J. Ballato)  “AC Conduction Mechanism of SrBi2TaO9 Thin Films Below Room Temperature.”  Journal of Materials Science Letters 22 (2003): p. 5 – 7.

 

(with N. Chakrapani, Y. Zhang, Y. Y. Choi, P. M. Ajayan, S. Nayak, and J. A. Moore)  “Adsorption of Acetone on Carbon Nanotubes.”  Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 107 (35) (September 4, 2003): 9308-9311.

 

(with R. Czerw, H.S. Woo, and S. Webster)  “Failure Modes in Organic Light Emitting Diodes.”  Advanced Materials (accepted for May 2003).

 

(with Y.-M. Choi, D.-S. Lee, R. Czerw, N. Grobert, M. Terrones, M. Reyes-Reyes, H. Terrones, P.M. Ajayan,  S. Roth, and Y.-W. Park)  “Nonlinear Behavior in the Thermopower of Doped Carbon Nanotubes Due to Strong Localized States.”  Nanoletters, 3 (6) (June 2003): 839 – 842.

 

(with J. DiMaio, S. Rhyne, Z. Yang,  K. Fu, R. Czerw, J.-F. Xu, S. Webster, Y.-P. Sun, and John Ballato)  Transparent Silica Glasses Containing single Walled Carbon Nanotubes.”  Information Sciences 149 (2003): 69-73.

 

(with S. Webster, J. Maultzsch, C. Thomsen, J. Liu, R. Czerw, M. Terrones, F. Adar, C. John, and A. Whitely)  “Raman Characterization of Nitrogen Doped Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes,  Nanotube Based Devices.”  Eds. Bernier, Carroll, Kim, Roth, MRS symposium proceedings Vol. 772, (2003): 129-134.

 

(with J. Liu, R. Czerw, S. Webster, J. H. Park, Y. W. Park, and M. Terrones)  “Advances in CNx Nanotube Growth, Nanotube Based Devices.”  Eds. Bernier, Carroll, Kim, Roth, MRS symposium proceedings Vol. 772, (2003): 105 – 111.

 

 

Cook, Gregory B.

 

(with Mark D. Hannam, Charles E. Evans, and Thomas W. Baumgarte)  “Can a Combination of the Conformal Thin-sandwich and Puncture Methods Yield Binary Black Hole Solutions in Quasiequilibrium?”  Phys. Rev. D 68 (2003): pp. 064003.

 

 

Czerw, Richard

 

 

(with J-W Liu and D. L. Carroll)  “Electronic Effects in Scanning Tunneling Microscopy of Metal-filled Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes.”  New J. Phys. 6 (March 11, 2004): Art. No. 031.

 

(with Sihai Chen, Scott Webster,  Jianfeng Xu, and David L. Carroll)  “Morphology Effects on the Optical Properties of Silver Nanoparticles.”  J. Nanosci. Nanotechno. Vol. 4 (3) (2004): 254-259.

 

(with S. Webster, R. Nesper, J. DiMaio, J.-F. Xu, J. Ballato, and D. L. Carroll)  Optical Properties of Vanadium Oxide Nanotubes.”  J. Nanosci. Nanotechno. Vol. 4 (3) (2004): 260-264.

 

(with J. Xu, M. Xiao, and D. L.  Carroll)  “Optical Limiting and Enhanced Optical Nonlinearity in Boron Doped Carbon Nanotubes.”  Chemical Physics Letters 389 (2004): 247-250.

 

(with Y. M. Choi, D. S. Lee, P. W. Chiu, N. Grobert, M. Terrones, M. Reyes-Reyes, H. Terrones, J. C. Charlier, P. M. Ajayan, S. Roth, and D. L. Carroll, Y. –W. Park)  “Nonlinear Behavior in the Thermopower of Doped Carbon Nanotubes Due to Strong, Localized States.”  Nano Letters 3(6) (2003): 839-842. 

 

(with S. Webster, D. L. Carroll, SMC Vieira, P. R. Birkett, C. A. Rego, and S. Roth)  “Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy of Multiwalled Boron Nitride Nanotubes.”  Appl. Phys. Lett. 83 (8) (2003): 1617-1619.

 

Proceedings:

 

(with Benjamin S. Harrison, David Rickard, Wenhua Liu, Martin Guthold, and David L. Carroll)  “Enhanced Conductivity of PEDOT-PSS Blended with Non-conductive Polymers and Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes.”  Polymer Preprints (American Chemical Society, Division of

Polymer Chemistry) 45, no. 1 (2004): 153.

 

(with J. Liu, S. Webster, D. L. Carroll, J. H. Park,  Y. W. Park, and J. Terrones)  “Advances in CNx Nanotube Growth.”  Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings Vol. 772 (2003): M2.5.1-M2.5.7.

 

(with S. Webster, J. Maultzsch, C. Thomsen, J. Liu, M. Terrones, F. Adar, C. John, A. Whitley, and D. L. Carroll)  “Raman Characterization of Nitrogen Doped Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes.”  Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings Vol. 772 (2003): M7.8.1-M7.8.6.

 

 

Jacquelyn S. Fetrow

 

(with S. M. Baxter, J. S. Rosenblum, S. T. Knutson, M. R. Nelson, J. S. Montimurro, J. A. Di Gennaro, J. A. Speir, and J. J. Burbaum, J.J.)  “Synergistic Computational and Experimental Proteomics Approaches for more Accurate Detection of Active Serine Hydrolases in Yeast.”  Mol. Cell Proteomics 3(3) (March 2004): 209-25. 

 

(with S. A. Cammer, B. T. Hoffman, J. A. Speir, M. Canady, M. R. Nelson, S. T. Knutson, M. Gallina, and S. M.  Baxter)  “Structure-based Active Site Profiles for Genome Analysis and Sub-family Classification.”  J. Mol. Biol. 334(3) (November 28, 2003): 387-401.

 

(with S. Herrgard, S. A. Cammer, J. A. Speir, B. T. Hoffman, S. Knutson, M. Gallina, S. M. Baxter)  “Prediction of Deleterious nsSNPs Using a Library of Structure-based Function Descriptors.”  Proteins Struct. Funct. Gen. 53(4) (2003 Dec 1): 806-16.

 

(with H. Zhou, M. Gallina, H. Mao, S. F. Betz, and P. J. Domaille)  1H, 13C, and 15N Resonance Assignments and Secondary Structure for the Human Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase, PRL-2.”  J. Biomol. NMR. 27(4) (2003): 397-398.

 

Book chapter:

 

(with S. Baxter and S. Knutson)  “The Importance of Structure-based Function Annotation to Drug Discovery.”  D. I. Chasman Ed., Dekker Publishing.  Protein Structure Determination, Analysis and Modeling for Drug Discovery (2003):  p. 369-387.

 

Patent allowed:

 

(Inventors: J. Skolnick and J. F. Fetrow)  Methods and Systems for Predicting Protein Function.”  (issued 10/7/03): US99/11913. US Patent #6,631,332.

 

 

Guthold, Martin

 

(with R. M. Taylor II, D. Borland, F. P. Brooks, Jr., M. Falvo, T. Hudson, K. Jeffay, G. Jones, D. Marshburn, S. J. Papadakis, L.-C. Qin, A. Seeger, F. D. Smith, D. H. Sonnenwald, R. Superfine , S. Washburn, C. Weigle, M. C. Whitton, P. Williams, L. Vicci and W. Robinett)  “Visualization and Natural Control Systems for Microscopy.”  Visualization Handbook, C. J. a. C. Hansen (2003).

 

Article:

 

(with C. Rivetti)  “Single DNA Molecule Analysis of Transcription Complexes.” Method. Enzymol. 371 (2003): 34-50.

 

 

Holzwarth, George M.

 

(with D. B. Hill, M. J. Plaza, and Keith D. Bonin)  “Fast Vesicle Transport in PC12 Neurites: Velocities and Forces.”  European Biophysics Journal, DOI: 10.1007/s00249-004-0403-6 (online first) (June 2004).

 

 

Holzwarth, Natalie A. W.

 

(with Ping Tang)  “Electronic Structures of FePO4, LiFePO4, and Related Materials.”  Physical Review B 68 (2003): 165107.

 

 

Kim-Shapiro, Daniel B.

 

Referred Journal Articles:

 

“Hemoglobin-nitric Oxide Cooperativity: Is NO the Third Respiratory Ligand?”  Free Rad. Biol. Med. 36 (2004): 402-412.

 

(with Kenyatta Cosby, Kristine S. Partovi, Jack H. Crawford, Rakesh P. Patel, Christopher D.Reiter, Sabrina Martyr, Benjamin K. Yang, Myron A. Waclawiw, Gloria Zalos, Xiuli Xu, Kris T. Huang, Howard Shields, Alan N. Schechter, Richard O. Cannon III, and Mark T. Gladwin)  “Nitrite Reduction to Nitric Oxide by Deoxyhemoglobin Vasodilates the Human Circulation.”  Nat. Med. 9 (2003): 1498 – 1505.

 

(with Xiuli Xu, Man Cho, Netanya Y. Spencer, Neil Patel, Zhi Huang, Howard Shields, S. Bruce King, Mark T. Gladwin, and Neil Hogg)  “Measurements of Nitric Oxide on the Heme Iron and -93 Thiol of Human Hemoglobin During Cycles of Oxygenation and Deoxygenation.”  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100 (2003): 11303-11308.

 

(with Jinming Huang, Zhou Zou, Samir K. Ballas, and S. Bruce King)  Hydroxyurea Analogs as Kinetic and mechanistic Probes of the Nitric Oxide Producing Reactions of Hydroxyurea and Oxyhemoglobin.”  J. Med. Chem.  46 (2003): 3748-3753. 

 

(with Virginia L. Lockamy, Jinming Huang, Howard Shields, Samir K. Ballas, and S. Bruce King)  Urease Enhances the Formation of Iron Nitrosyl Hemogolobin in the Presence of Hydroxyurea.”  Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1622 (2003): 109-116.

 

(with Zhi Huang, Leigh Hearne, Cynthia E. Irby, S. Bruce King, and Samir K. Ballas)  “Kinetics of Increased Deformability of Deoxygenated Sickle Cells upon Oxygenation.”  Biophys. J. 85 (2003). 

 

 

Salisbury, Freddie R.

 

(with M. S. Lee, M. Feig, and C. L. Brooks)  “New Analytic Approximation to the Standard Molecular Volume Definition and its Application to Generalized Born Calculations.”  Journal of Computational Chemistry 24 (24 August 2003).

 

(with M. S. Lee, M. Feig, and C. L. Brooks)  “New Analytic Approximation to the Standard Molecular Volume Definition and its Application to Generalized Born Calculations.”  Journal of Computational Chemistry 24 (15 November 2003): 1348.

 

(with W. G. Han, L. Noodleman, and C. L. Brooks)  “Temperature-dependent Behavior of Protein-chromophore Interactions: A Theoretical Study of a Blue Fluorescent Antibody.”  Chemphyschem 4  (August 18, 2003).

 

 

Williams, Richard T.

 

(with L. Grigorjeva, D. K. Millers, V. Pankratov, R. I. Eglitis, E. A. Kotomin, and G. Borstel)  “Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Polaron Optical Properties in KNbO3 Perovskite.”  State Communications 129 (2004): 691-696.

 

(with Gang Xiong, John Wilkinson, Jacob Lyles, and K. B. Ucer)  “Luminescence and Stimulated Emission in Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles, Films, and Crystals.”  Radiation Effects & Defects in Solids 158 (2003): 83-88.

 

(with A. I. Khudobenko, A. N. Zherikhin, J. Wilkinson, K. B. Ucer, G. Xiong, and V. V. Voronov)  “Laser Deposition of ZnO Thin Films on Silicon and Sapphire Substrates.”  Quantum Electronics 33 (2003): 975-980.

 

 

II.   Papers and Presentations

 

 

Anderson, Paul R.

 

Invited talk:  “Using the Euclidean Green's Function and the WKB Approximation to Obtain the DeWitt-Schwinger Expansion for the Part of the Retarded Green's Function, v(x,x'), that Contributes to the Tail Term in the Radiation Reaction Force”.  Capra Radiation Reaction Meeting, Brownsville, Texas, 29-31 May 2004.

 

Invited talk:  “Linear Response Theory and the Validity of the Semiclassical Approximation.”  de Sitter Days Workshop, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL, 14-15 November 2003.

 

Invited talk:  “Stress-Energy Tensor for the Massless Spin 1/2 Field in Schwarzschild, Reissner-Nordstrom, and Extreme Reissner-Nordstrom Spacetimes.”  Tenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 20-26 July 2003.

 

 

Bonin, Keith D.

 

Presentation:  (with G. Holzwarth, D. B. Hill, and M. J. Plaza)  Molecular Motors in Live Cells: Velocities and Forces.”  48th Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 20-24 February 2004.

 

Invited talk:  (with A. Shelton and T. G. Walker)  Light-torqued Nanomotors in a Standing Wave.”  International Symposium on Clusters and Nano-Assemblies, Richmond, VA., 9-13 November 2003.

 

 

Carroll, David L.

 

Invited talk:  “Boron Nitride Nanotubes.”  International Conference on Defects in Insulators, Rega Latvia, June 2004.

 

Invited talk:  “Charge Transfer Composites: Advances in Organic Electronics.”  International Conference on Synthetic Metals, Wollongong Australia, June 2004.                                            

 

Invited talk:  “Charge Transfer Composites: Advances in Organic Electronics.”  Defense Nanotechnology Workshop, Maui (USA), February 2004.           

 

Invited talk:  “Charge Transfer Composites: Advances in Organic Electronics.”  Herasus Workshop on Carbon Nanotubes, Bad Honnef, Germany, October 2003.

 

Invited talk:  “Matrix Nanocomposites for Organic Electronic Applications.”  Nanotec’ 03, Sussex, England, August 2003.

                                               

Invited talk:  “Organic Photonics and Nanocomposites.”  SPIE/OSA, San Diego, CA, August 2003.

 

Invited talk:  “Boron Nitride Nanotubes.”  American Ceramics Society (ACerS), Nashville, TN, July 2003.

 

Invited talk:  “Doping of Carbon Nanotubes.”  European Materials Research Society Meeting, Strasbourg, France, July 2003.

 

Presentations:  (with Gwin Lui, Scott Webster, and Richard Czerw)  Growth of N-doped Nanotubes.”

MRS, San Francisco, CA, 2003.

 

Presentations:  (with Scott Webster)  Raman Spectroscopy of B-doped Nantubes.”  MRS, San Francisco, CA, 2003.

 

Presentations:  (with Kyungkon Kim)  Photonic Crystals Using PPE Coated Nanospheres.”  MRS, San Francisco, CA, 2003.

 

Presentations:  (with Scott Webster)“Raman Spectroscopy of Doped Nanotubes.”  Nanotec ’03, 2003.

 

Presentations:  (with Richard Czerw)  Nanotube Based Optical Sensors.”  Herasus Workshop on Carbon Nanotubes, 2003.

 

Presentations:  (with B. Harrison)  Enhanced Conductivity in Polymer Blends Using Carbon Nanotubes.”  ACS, 2003.

 

 

Cook, Gregory B.

 

Invited talk:  “Generating Initial Data for Interacting Compact Binaries.”  KITP Conference on Gravitational Interaction of Compact Objects, University of California-Santa Barbara, Summer 2003.

 

 

Czerw, Richard

 

Presentation:  (with T. Smith, L. Webb, and D. L.  Carroll)  “Applications of Nanoscience to Medicine & Orthopaedics.” Georgia Orthopaedic Society Spring Meeting, Callaway Gardens, GA, 26-27 March 2004.

 

Presentation:  (with S. Webster, T. Tiano, D. L. Carroll)  Carbon Nanotube Photosensors.”  Heraus seminar Carbon Nanotubes, Bad Honnef, Germany, 3-5 November 2003.

 

 

Fetrow, Jacquelyn S.

 

Invited talk:  “Combining Computational and Chemical Approaches to Proteome Analysis—serine Hydrolases in Yeast.”  IPAM Workshop on Structural Proteomics, UCLA Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, 10-14 May 2004.

 

Invited talk:  “Combining Computational and Chemical Approaches to Proteome Analysis.”  Gordon Research Conference on Enzymes, Co-enzymes, and Metabolic Pathways, Kimball Union Academy, NH, July, 2003.

 

 

Guthold, Martin

 

Keynote speaker:  “How Bio and Nanotechnology Provide New Insights into the Properties of Fibrin Fibers, the Principle Components of Blood Clots.”  North Carolina Academy of Sciences meeting, Catawba College, Salisbury, NC, March 2004.

 

Poster presentation:  (with W. Liu, R. Hantgan, J. Mullin, S. Lord, R. Superfine, and R. Taylor)  Mechanical Properties of Individual Fibrin Fibers.” 48th Annual Biophysical Society meeting, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.

 

Poster presentation:  (with L. Peng and R. Cubicciotti)  Novel, Single-molecule Methodology to Identify New Aptamers.”  48th  Annual Biophysical Society meeting, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.

 

Poster presentation:  (with L. Jawerth, W. Liu, M. Falvo, R. Superfine, S. T. Lord, D. A. Erie, D. Marshburn, and R. M. Taylor II)  ”Simultaneous AFM/optical Microscopy Study of Fibrin Fiber Strength.”  48th Annual Biophysical Society meeting, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.

 

 

Holzwarth, George M.

 

Invited talk:  (with David B. Hill, Michael J. Plaza, and Keith Bonin)  Molecular Motors in Live Cells: Velocities and Forces.”  Biophysical Society Meeting, Baltimore, MD, February 18, 2004.

 

Invited talk:  “Velocities and Forces of Molecular Motors in Live Cells.”  Physics Department Seminar, Vanderbilt University, October 2003.

 

 

Holzwarth, Natalie A. W.

 

Contributed talk:  (with Yonas Abraham)  A Method for Calculating Surface Electronic Structures Using Semi-infinite Boundary Conditions.”  March Meeting of the American Physical Society in Montreal, CA, March 2004.

 

Poster presentation:  (with W. B. Hodge and W. C. Kerr)  Pair State Analysis of the Hubbard Hamiltonian in One-Dimension.”  March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Montreal, CA, March 2004.

 

Poster presentation:  (with Ping Tang)  Electronic Structures of Materials Related to LixFePO4 and Their Use in Rechargeable Batteries.” 15th Annual Workshop on Recent Developments in Electronic Structure Methods, Minneapolis, MN, 17-19 May 2003.

 

Poster presentation:  (with Yonas Abraham)  Analysis of Surface Calculation Methods in a Semi-infinite Geometry.” 15th Annual Workshop on Recent Developments in Electronic Structure Methods, Minneapolis, MN, 17-19 May 2003.

 

 

Kerr, William C.

 

Presentation:  (with M. J. Rave)  Exact Calculation of Berry’s Phase for an Electron in a Simple 1-D System.”  American Physical Society Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 22-26 March 2004.  Bulletin of the American Physical Society (BAPS), Vol. 49 (2004): 1431.

 

Presentation:  (with W. B. Hodge and N. A. W. Holzwarth)  Pair State Analysis of the Hubbard Hamiltonian in One-Dimension.”  American Physical Society, Montreal, Quebec, Candad, 22-26 March 2004.  BAPS, Vol. 49 (2004): 257.

 

 

Kim-Shapiro, Daniel B.

 

Presentation:  (with V. L. Lockamy, J. M. Huang, M. Yakubu, H. Shields, S. K. Ballas, and S. B. King,  The Search for the Mechanism of NO Release in Hydroxyurea Therapy.”  Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.  Biophysical Journal 86 (1) (January 2004):  248A-248A Part 2 Suppl. S.

 

Presentation:  (with F. Azizi, A. M. Adeyiga, J. E. Kielbasa, M. Frazier, H. Shields, M. Yakuba, and S. B. King)  Hemoglobin Denitrosylation.”  Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.  Biophysical Journal 86 (1) (January 2004): 249A-249A Part 2 Suppl. S.

 

Presentation:  (with X. L. Xu, R. P. Patel, and M. T. Gladwin)  Simulation of the Diffusion and Reaction of Nitric Oxide Produced within Erythrocytes.”  Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.  Biophysical Journal 86 (1) (January 2004): 249A-249A Part 2 Suppl. S.

 

Presentation:  (with K. Huang, X. L. Xu, H. Shields, A. Jeffers, M. Cho, J. M. Huang, B. King, M. Gladwin, and R. Patel)  “Nitrite and Deoxygenated Hemoglobin: A Source of Nitric Oxide.”  Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.  Biophysical Journal 86 (1) (January 2004): 249A-249A Part 2 Suppl. S.

 

Presentation:  (with K. J. Chen, R. R. Hantgan, and S. K. Ballas)  The Aggregation and Polymerization of Hemoglobin in High Phosphate Buffer System.”  Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Baltimore, MD, February 2004.  Biophysical Journal 86 (1) (January 2004): 250A-250A Part 2 Suppl. S.

 

Invited talk:  “Biophysical Studies of Nitrite in Blood.”  First International meeting of the Nitrite Tie Club, Bethesda, MD, March 2004. 

 

Presentation:  (with M. T. Gladwin, K. Cosby, K. S. Partovi, R. P. Patel, J. H. Crawford, A. N. Schechter, and R. O. Cannon)  Novel Function of Human Hemoglobin as a Nitrite Reductase Regulates Nitric Oxide Homeostasis and Hypoxic Vasodilation.”  ASH Meeting, San Diego, CA, December 2003.  Blood 102 (11) (2003): 898 Part, December 2003.

 

Presentation:  (with J. H. Crawford, M. T. Gladwin, and R. P. Patel)  Metabolism of Nitrite to a Vasodilator by Deoxyhemoglobin.”  Free Radical Biology and Medicine Meeting, Seattle, WA, 2003.  Free Radical Biology and Medicine 35 (2003): 249, Suppl. 1 2003.

 

Presentation:  (with X. Xu, M. Cho, N. Spencer, N. Patel, Z. Huang, H. Shields, S. King, M. Gladwin, and N. Hogg)  “Nitric Oxide Does Not Transfer Between Heme and B-93 Thiol of Human Hemoglobin During Cycles of Oxygenation and Deoxygenation.”  Free Radical Biology Meeting, Seattle, WA, 2003.  Free Radical Biology and Medicine 35 (2003): 303 Suppl. 1.

 

Presentation:  (with M. Yakubu, and S. B. King)  Approaches to the Identification of Hydroxylamine and Other Nitric Oxide Species from the Metabolism of Hydroxyurea.”  Free Radical Biology Meeting, Seattle, WA, 2003.  Free Radical Biology and Medicine 35 (2003): 304 Suppl. 1.

 

 

Salsbury, Freddie R.

 

Presentation:  (with J. Hill)  Developments in Local and Nonlocal Functionals in Magnetic Field Density Functional Theory.”  American Physical Society Spring Meeting, Montreal, Canada, March 2004.

 

Presentation:  (with W. G. Han, L. Noodleman, and C. L. Brooks)  A Theoretical Study of a Blue Fluorescent Antibody.”  American Physical Society Spring Meeting, March 2004.

 

Presentation:  (with M. S. Lee)  Constant-pH Molecular dynamics: Principles and Applications.”  American Physical Society Spring Meeting, March 2004.

 

 

Williams, Richard T.

 

Presentation:  (with John Wilkinson and K. B. Ucer)  Picosecond Excitonic Luminescence in ZnO and Other Wide-gap Semiconductors.”  International Conference on Luminescent Detectors and Transformers of Radiation, Prague, September 2003.

 

Presentation:  (with John Wilkinson and K. B. Ucer)  The Oscillator Strength of Extended Exciton States and Possibility for very Fast Scintillators.”  International Conference on Inorganic Scintillators and their Applications, Valencia, September 2003.

 

 

III.  Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

 

 

Carroll, David L.

 

Nanotube based Devices, Volume 722 from the MRS Symposium Proceedings Series, Ed. P. Bernier, D.L. Carroll, G.-T. Kim, S. Roth, MRS press (2003)

 

Review board for the Science Foundation of Ireland

Review panel for the National Science Foundation:    Career awards panel

                                                                                    National Nanoscience infrastructure panel

Reviewer for:

            Science

            JVST

            Synth. Met.

            Nanotechnology

            Nanoletters

            Journal of Chemical Physics

            Chem. Phys. Lett.

            Physical Review

 

 

Fetrow, Jacquelyn S.

 

Editorial Board Service for Journal: Proteins: Structure Function and Genetics.

 

Board of Directors, Quantum Bio, State College, PA (teleconference, a two-hour board meeting/month).

 

 

Kim-Shapiro, Daniel B.

 

Journals reviewed for:  Biophysical Journal, Journal of Biological Chemistry, Blood, Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Circulation Research, Medical Science Monitor, Inorganic Chemistry, British Journal of Haematology, FEBS Letters, and Journal of Physical Chemistry.  Note:  Not listed as editorial board member on any of these.  In some cases, listed as “official” reviewer.  In other cases just does reviews.

 

 

Matthews, George E.

 

International Advisory Committee, International Conference on Defects in Insulating Materials.

 

 

Williams, Richard T.

 

Editorial Advisory Board for Institute of Physics (Britain), publisher of Journal of Physics:  Condenses Matter.

 

Editorial Advisory Board of Materials Science Foundation (Trans Tech publications, Ltd, Zurich).

 

 

IV.  External Grants Received

 

 

Carroll, David L.

 

$450,000         “Scale Hierarchy in Charge Transfer Nanocomposites.”  AFOSR

 

$210,000         “Robust Organic Displays.”  ARO/UNT

 

$62,000           “Composite Organic Photovoltaics.”  AF/EIC-STTR

 

$30,000           Nano-particle Enhanced Raman.”  AF/EIC-STTR

 

 

Czerw, Richard

 

$100,000         “Photovoltaic Devices Based on Water Soluble Conjugated Macrocyclics and Carbon Nanotubes.”  ACS/PRF

 

$100,000         “Improved Chem. Bio. Sensors.”  AFOSR/STTR

 

$100,000         Nanoscale Intralaminar Reinforcement for Biomimetic Toughening of Bismaleimide Composites.”  AFOSR/STTR

 

 

Guthold, Martin

 

$227,000         “Novel, Single-molecule Aptamer Selection Method.”  National Cancer Institute (NCI)

 

$15,000           “Novel Investigation of the Mechanical Properties of Individual Fibrin Fibers by a

                        Combined Atomic Force/Fluorescence Microscope.”  Cross-Campus Grant

 

 

Kim-Shapiro, Daniel B.

 

$1,563,320      “Effects of Nitric Oxide in Sickle Cell Blood.”  NIH

 

$137,250         “Purchase of an Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectrometer.”  NCBC