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Physics, Chemistry and Math (Triple major, GPA: 4.0)
Southern Nazarene University
Research and Expertise
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Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, The University of Texas at Dallas
Chair: Robert Glosser Topic: Electrochemical optoelectronics and biosensors
Established temperature and length dependence of DNA electrochemistry
NSF grant supported research for Scalable Nanomanufacturing with DNA
Collaborating with UT Southwestern to use DNA electronic devices to optimize cancer therapies
Developed the first light emitting electrochemical cells meeting the DOE lighting luminance benchmark
2014 University of Texas System Regents’ Outstanding Teacher Award recipient
Research Assistant, Cornell University Department of Materials Science
Advisor: George G. Malliaras Understanding and improving light emitting devices based on ionic transition metal complexes (iTMCs)
Executed direct measurement of the electric field distribution of light emitting electrochemical cells, distinguishing between models of operation and demonstrating a general method for solid-state ionics
Developed a lighting panel based on a cascaded architecture that demonstrates ease of fabrication, scalability and intrinsic fault tolerance (patent pending)
Demonstrated light-emitting nanofibers with sub-wavelength emission zones (patent pending)
Collaborated with Princeton University to develop iTMC devices of novel colors
Mentored six senior thesis students, three summer REU students, and one high school teacher
Postdoctoral Scholar, California Institute of Technology, Chemistry
Advisor: Jackie K. Barton Electrochemical protein detection with DNA-modified electrodes
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) postdoctoral fellowship
Developed multiplexed and miniaturized devices for rapid protein sensing
Demonstrated charge transport through 100-mer DNA
Visiting Scientist, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge (England)
Advisor: Richard H. Friend Used Raman spectroscopy to study the degradation of iTMC devices by tracking the in situ formation and spatial location of luminescence-quenching compounds
Research Employee, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Advisor: Michael J. Winokur Investigated the temperature dependence of the photoluminescence of light-emitting polymers
The Publications section lists any and all publications worked on. Research Explorer's search engine indexes data in this field for keyword searches. The category field is a user defined field where any number of categories can be created by the user to categorize publications. For example, publications can be categorized by the Journal that they appear in. Please click here for available slides.
M. A. McWilliams, F. Anka, K. J. Balkus and J. D. Slinker. Sensitive and Selective Real-Time Electrochemical Monitoring of DNA Repair. Biosens. Bioelectron., 54, 541 (2014).
Category: Biosens. Bioelectron.
K. Hasan, L. Donato, L., Shen, Y., Slinker, J., and Zysman-Colman E. Cationic Iridium (III) Complexes Bearing Ancillary 2,5-dipyridyl(pyrazine) (2,5-dpp) and 2,2′:5′,2′′-terpyridine (2,5-tpy) ligands: Synthesis, Optoelectronic Characterization and Light-Emitting Electrochemical Cells. Dalton Trans., 43 13672 – 13682 (2014).
Category: Dalton Trans.
(Invited Article) C. H. Wohlgamuth, M. A. McWilliams, A. Mazaheripour, A. M. Burke, K.-Y. Lin, L. Doan, J. D. Slinker, and A. A. Gorodetsky, Electrochemistry of DNA Monolayers Modified With a Perylenediimide Base Surrogate. J. Phys Chem C. (2014). DOI: 10.1021/jp5041508.
Category: J. Phys Chem C.
J. M. Fernandez-Hernandez, S. Ladouceur, Y. Shen, A. Iordache, X. Wang, L. Donato, S. Gallagher-Duval, M. de Anda Villa, J. D. Slinker, L. De Cola and E. Zysman-Colman. Blue Light Emitting Electrochemical Cells Incorporating Triazole-based Luminophores. J. Mater. Chem. C, 1, 7440-7452 (2013).
Category: J. Mater. Chem. C
C. H. Wohlgamuth, M. A. McWilliams and J. D. Slinker. DNA as a Molecular Wire: Distance and Sequence Dependence. Anal. Chem., 85, 8634 (2013).
Category: Analytical Chemistry
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Cornell University Department of Materials Science
January 2002-June 2002
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Physics
The University of Texas at Dallas
California Institute of Technology
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(Presentation award) 2005 Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA.
2006 Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA.
(Invited talk) 2006 Cornell Chapter of the Optical Society of America, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
2006 Polymers Outreach Program (POP) Conference, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
2006 SPIE Photonics West Conference, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA.
2006 Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA.
2007 SPIE Photonics West Conference, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA.
2010 Gordon Kenan Research Seminar, Four Points Sheraton, Ventura, CA.
2010 Inorganic/Organometallics Seminar, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.
2010 Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA.
Cascaded light emitting devices based on mixed conductor electroluminescence. G. G. Malliaras, K. Mori, J. D. Slinker, D. A. Bernards and H. D. Abruña. US Patent No. 7,755,275 (2010).
Cascaded light emitting devices based on mixed conductor electroluminescence. G. G. Malliaras, K. Mori, J. D. Slinker, D. A. Bernards and H. D. Abruña. US Patent No. 8,063,566 (2011).
Electrospun light-emitting nanofibers. J. Moran-Mirabal, H. G. Craighead, G. G. Malliaras, H. D. Abruña and J. D. Slinker. US Patent No. 8,106,580 (2012).
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