Analysis of Solid Surfaces: Our research focuses on how nanoscale
surface structure affects chemical (electrocatalytic)
activity (video). Work in the lab has been featured
as a cover
story of the MTSU Research Magazine.
Check out our YouTube videos.
• We just launched a new blogspot
to showcase our MS program.
Raja Pandey got accepted into the MOBI PhD program for Fall 2016!
• Sarah Raborn (undergrad
researcher), was awarded a $6,000 NSF-REU grant to study the pyrolysis of
sustainable biomass feedstock in collaboration with Tennessee Tech. U. this
Selected Publications: (full listing)
• “Ascorbic Acid,
Acetaminophen, and Hydrogen Peroxide Detection Using a
Dendrimer-Encapsulated Pt Nanoparticle Carbon Nanotube Composite."
Deb, A.K.; Das, S.C.; Saha, A.; Wayu, M.B.; Marksberry, M.H.; Baltz, R.J;
Chusuei, C.C. J. Appl. Electrochem. 2016,
• “A Zinc Oxide Carbon Nanotube Based Sensor for In Situ Monitoring of Hydrogen
Peroxide in Swimming Pools.” Wayu, M.B.; King, J.E.; Johnson, J.A.;
Chusuei, C.C. Electroanal.
2015, 27, 2552-2558.
“Nontoxic Carbon Dots Potently Inhibit Human Insulin Fibrillation.” Li, S.;
Wang, L.; Chusuei, C.C.; Suarez, V.; Blackwelder, P.; Micic, M.; Orbulescu,
J.; Leblanc, R.M. Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 1764-1771.