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 Charles C. Chusuei
 Associate Professor

 Analytical Chemistry

 Ph.D., George Mason U.


Chemistry Department
Middle Tennessee State University Box 390

440 Friendship 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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• Raja Pandey got accepted into the MOBI PhD program for Fall 2016!

• Sarah Raborn (undergrad researcher), who was awarded a $6,000 NSF-REU grant to study the pyrolysis of sustainable biomass feedstock in collaboration with Tennessee Tech. U. this Summer 2016!
• Robert “Jody” Baltz (undergrad researcher) was awarded a URECA grant support for Spring 2016!

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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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