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 Charles C. Chusuei
 Associate Professor

 Analytical Chemistry

 Ph.D., George Mason U.


Chemistry Department
Middle Tennessee State University Box 390

1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Tel. 615-898-2079

Fax 615-494-7693

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Chemical Analysis of Solid Surfaces: The theme of our research pertains to understanding molecular scale processes governing binding to solid surfaces, and influences of interfacial structure to chemical reactivity (video). Our work has been featured as a cover story of the MTSU Research Magazine.

Group News
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• Congratulations to Robert “Jody” Baltz, who was awarded URECA grant support for Spring 2016!

• We welcome Majed Aljohani (new MS student) and Robert Balz (undergrad researcher) to our lab.
• Congratulations to Dr. Mulugeta Wayu, who has accepted a teaching/ research postdoctoral position at the University of Richmond!  (Fall 2015)

(News archive)

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, 46, 289-298.

“A Zinc Oxide Carbon Nanotube Based Sensor for In Situ Monitoring of Hydrogen Peroxide in Swimming Pools.” Wayu, M.; 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.

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