|Present||Associate Director, Sustainable Energy & Education Research Center, University of Tennessee, Knoxville|
|Present||Professor, Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville|
Honors and Awards
- UTK, College of Arts & Sciences Convocation, Outstanding Senior Creative Achievement Award, 2008
- Forbes Magazine, selected as one of the Ten People That May Change the World, 2007
- NSF “Grand Challenge” Participant, Biosensors Workshop, U.M. College Park, 2007
- ASPB Representative, CoFARM Congressional Visit, Capitol Hill, Washington DC, 2007
Biochemistry, Cellular & Molecular Biology Department
226 Hesler Biology Building
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996
The Paradox of Plastid Transit Peptides: Conservation of Function Despite ...
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (2001)
Transit peptides are N-terminal extensions that facilitate the targeting and translocation of cytosolically synthesized precursors into plastids via a post-translational ...
Research Papers (9)
Antimicrobial efficacy of eugenol microemulsions in milk against Listeria monocytogenes ...
Journal of Food Protection (2008)
The antimicrobial activity of eugenol microemulsions (eugenol encapsulated in surfactant micelles) in ultrahigh-temperature pasteurized milk containing different percentages of milk ...
Structural and Functional Changes in High-intensity Ultrasonicated Bovine Serum Albumin
Ultrasonics Sonochemistry (2007)
Effects of high-intensity ultrasonication on functional and structural properties of aqueous bovine serum albumin (BSA) solutions were investigated. The functional ...
Ultrasonic Spectroscopy and Differential Scanning Calorimetry of Liposomal Encapsulated Nisin
Journal of Agricultural Food Chemistry (2005)
The thermal stability of phosphatidylcholine (PC) liposomes (colloidal dispersions of bilayer-forming polar lipids in aqueous solvents) in the presence and ...
No Subject Area (3)
Modulation of cyanobacterial photosystem I deposition properties on alkanethiolate Au ...
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces (2011)
We present results from atomic force microscopy (AFM) images indicating various experimental conditions, which alter the morphological characteristics of self-assembled ...
Optimization of photosynthetic hydrogen yield from platinized photosystem I complexes ...
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2011)
Light-dependent hydrogen production by platinized Photosystem I isolated from the cyanobacterium Thermosynechococcus elongatus BP-1 was optimized using response surface methodology ...