|Dr. Mingming Guo||Polymer Science Institute The University of Akron|
| Dr. Amy Xiuhua Fang ||Postdoctoral Fellow, City University of New York
Current Affiliation: Pharma Tech Specialist, Actavis
Research Interests: NMR, HPLC methods.
|Dr. Xiaomin Yang||Education Ph.D. in Chemistry, Peking University, P.R.China, 1996 B.S. in Chemistry, Lanzhou University, P.R.China, 1986
Research Interests High-resolution NMR methods in protein structure studies
Current Projects Studies of liver fatty acid binding protein structure at binding state (holo-structure) and unbinding state (apo-structure) via solution NMR multiple-dimension experiments.
|Ms. Ping Ao||Education Ph.D. student in Polymer Chemistry, City University of New York Pursuing Ph.D. in Medicine Material Chemistry, Peking Union Medicine University ,Beijing, China M.S. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China B.S.Pharmacy, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China
Research Interest Structural elucidation of fungal melanin by means of isotope labeling of precursors .
|Dmitry Volfson, D.O.||B.S., Chemistry, Honors College at The College of Staten Island, 2002 CUNY Salk Scholar, 2002 Current affiliation: Regional Medical Director at CITYMD Urgent Care, NYC|
|Dr. Cherryl Tihal-Antohi||Research Interest: NMR Methods in natural products.
Current Affiliation: Part-time teaching position in the Chemistry department at University of Texas, Arlington
|Ms. Theodora Johnson||Undergraduate Student|
|Dr. Bin Yan||NMR Methods Software design and system performance.
Current Affiliation: Principal Programmer/Analyst, Health Research Inc. Albany, NY
|Dr. Feng Qiu||NMR spectroscopy. Current Affiliation: CEO, AIT Qualytics, Warminster, PA|
|Dr. Rufeng Wang||Postdoctoral Fellow
Ph.D. in Pharmacognosy, Peking University,China. 2003M.S. in Botany, Shandong University,China. 1995
Interests: Liquid state NMR theory and application. Natural Product Chemistry Traditional Chinese Medicine
|Ms. Yasmin Leigh||Education: B.A., Mass Communications and Sociology, Iona College, 2002 B.S., Biology, Minor: Biochemistry, December 2006, CUNY College Of Staten Island
Research credits: LSAMP Research Assistant 2005-7; LSAMP Grad, 2009-
Research Conferences: Undergraduate Chemistry Symposium at St. Johns University, Queens campus 2005 Title of research project: Rapid Screening of Potato Metabolites using High Performance Liquid Chromatography
|Mr. Zhantong Mao||Graduate student
Education Ph.D. candidate in Chemistry, CUNY
|Ms. Esther Jang||High School Research Intern
Education: Hunter College High School, Class of 2010Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Class of 2014
|Dr. George Guohua Wu||Ph.D., 2000, Polymer Chemistry, CUNY College of Staten Island Research interest: NMR Spectroscopy and Polymers
Current Affiliation: Supervising Scientist, Colorant Technical Group, Benjamin Moore Corporation
|Dr. Tong Zhang||Visiting Scholar
Associate Professor, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, ChinaEducation: Ph.D. in Pharmacy (Traditional Chinese Medicine: TCM), Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, ChinaB.S. in Chemistry, Nanjing University, China
Research interest: natural products, pharmaceutics and quality standard of Chinese Materia Medica
|Dr. Sayantani Sarkar||Education:Ph.D. in Biochemistry, City University of New York - City College of New York, 2012 M.S. in Biochemistry, University of Calcutta B.S. in Physiology, University of Calcutta
Research Interests: Biochemistry, Nutritional Chemistry, Biophysics
|Dr. Hongwei Wu||Research Assistant Professor and NMR Facility Manager, Indiana U.
Education B.S. in Biophysics, Nankai University, China, 1989.Ph.D. in Biophysics, Beijing Medical University, China, 1995.
Research Interests: Various biophysical methods mainly including high-resolution NMR, also AFM, CD Florescences technique etc. in protein solution structure analysis and protein-protein interaction.
Projects in Stark Lab:Studies of the behaviors of the isotropic bicelle as the membrane mimetic medium by 31-P NMR and AFMPPAR protein solution structure analysis and PPAR-FABP interaction using multi-dimensional NMR.
|Dr. Yan He||Principal Research Scientist, Abbvie Pharma, North Chicago, IL
Education: Ph.D. in Chemistry, City University of New York - College of Staten Island, 2000M.S. in Chemical Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, 1990
Research interests:Protein tertiary structure determination by multi-dimensional NMR Protein-ligand binding interaction studies by both NMR and molecular modeling Computational chemistry on homology modeling, protein-to-target docking, and QSAR.
|Dr. Bingwu Yu||Sr. Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs CMC
EducationPh.D. in Chemistry, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences. 2001M.S. in Medicine, Henan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. 1998
Interests: 1. Solid/Liquid state NMR theory and application. 2. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 3. Natural Product Chemistry Stark Group Projects: HR/CP-MAS NMR Studies of Biopolymers from Hardening Potato (Solanum tuberosum) and Fungal MelaninsPast Affiliation: U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgCurrent Affiliation: Boeringer Ingelheim
|Ms. Julia Oktawiec||Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern U.
Education: Hunter College High School, Class of 2009Columbia University, Class of 2013
Research interest: High School Research Intern: NMR studies of the cuticular waxes of tomatoesHigh School Research Intern: AFM surveys of dewaxed tomato cuticlesUndergraduate student at Columbia U.: Inorganic and Materials Chemistry Ph.D., Chemistry, UC Berkeley.
|Dr. Junyan Zhong||Education Ph.D. in NMR and polymer science, Clark University, Worcester, MA, 2005 B.S. in Chemistry, GanNan Normal university, Ganzhou, China, 1993
Current affiliation: NMR Scientist,Intertek Chemicals & Materials 2013 NMR Facility Manager, Old Dominion University 4/07 Research Associate Postdoctoral Research Associate
Research Interests Development and Implement of novel NMR pulse sequence and methodology, both solid and liquid state. Structural elucidation of biopolymers by NMR.
Projects in Stark Lab Structural elucidation of fungal melanin by means of isotope labeling of precursors and NMR techniques.
|Dr. Fouad Francis||Education B.S., Chemistry, CUNY College of Staten Island, 2001 Ph.D., Biochemistry, City University of New York, 2007
Current Affiliation: Ann Arundel School District, Maryland Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH
Research Interests: High-resolution NMR methods in protein structural studies
|Dr. Shiying Tian||Ph.D., 2005, Polymer Chemistry Postdoctoral Fellow, 2006
Research interests NMR spectroscopy Organic Synthesis.
Current Affiliation: Senior Scientist, Frontida Biopharm
|Dr. Weimin Wang||Education M.S., Polymer Materials, Beijing University of Chemical Technology Ph.D., Polymer Chemistry (Biopolymers), City University of New York
Current Affiliation: Senior Scientists, Abon Pharmaceuticals, Northvale, NJ Research staff, Rockefeller University
Research Interests: Analytical methods (HPLC, NMR, (MS)n) polymeric materials peptide synthesis.
|Dr. Adriana Vela||B.S. in Chemistry, City University of New York, Honors College at the College of Staten Island, 2005 Bridge to the Doctorate student 2005 - 2007
Research Interest Proteins and NMR spectroscopy
Project: Investigating protein-ligand binding interactions using multi-dimensional NMR spectroscopy. Current affiliation: Ph.D., Dept of Molecular Biology and Biophysics, Yale University (2007-13). Current affiliation: Director, Medical Affairs Team, Pharma in NYC
|Dr. Rima Estephan||Ph.D., 2005, Biochemistry, CUNY College of Staten Island Current affiliation: NYC Board of Education Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Staff Member|
|Ms. Toni Eversley||Education B.S in Biochemistry, 2005, College of Staten Island M.S. student in Pharmacology/Toxicology, Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY
Current project involves investigating the biosynthesis of suberin using the analytical methods HPLC and NMR spectroscopy.
|Ms. Lorraine Brocato||Current Affiliation: Liaison for Budget, Facilities, IT, Provost's Office, College of Staten Island, CUNY.|
|Dr. Ka-Loh Li||Research Associate, University of Manchester (UK), Institute of Population Health. Previous: Associate Specialist, Step II, Department of Radiology Magnetic Resonance Science Center University of California, San Francisco|
|Dr. Farah A. Jayman||Ph.D., 2007, Biochemistry, CUNY College of Staten Island Current affiliation: U.S. Food & Drug Administration|
|Ms. Silmilly Toribio||Current affiliation: Laboratory Manager, Iona College Education: Ph.D. student in Biochemistry, CUNY M.S. Science Education-Chemistry, City College of New York, CUNYB.S. Chemistry Honors in Biochemistry, City College of New York, CUNYA.S. Liberal Arts in Science, Hostos Community College, CUNY
Research Interest: Use biophysical methods such as NMR to study protein-ligand interactions as an approach to better understand of biochemical pathways.
|Ms. Nancy Medina||Ph.D. candidate in Analytical Chemistry, CUNY
Research Interests: Metabolites in wound-healing potato tissue
|Mr. David Kam||Undergraduate Research Intern
Education: The College of New Jersey, Seven-Year BS/MD program, Class of 2016
|Ms. Sindy Tan||Hunter College High School, Class of 2013Harvard University, Class of 2017|
|Dr. Patricia Cano-Sanchez||MMA Research Assistant
Current Affiliation: Laboratory Manager in Biochemistry - National University of Mexico 2006
|Dr. Xudong Guan||NMR specialist at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Institute for Genomic Biology
Education: Ph.D. in Chemistry (Molecular Biophysics), CUNY, 2012M.S. in Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjin, P.R. China 2003 B.S. in Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjin, P.R. China 1999
Research Interests: NMR applications in organic chemistry, material science and biomolecular assemblies NMR technique development
|Dr. Ruth Ding||Education SUNY Upstate Medical University, Class of 2013Post-Baccalaureate student, Program in Premedical Studies, CUNY-City College, Fall 2006 - Fall 2008B.A. in Economics, Rutgers University, 2001
Research Interests Metabolites in wound-healing potato tissue.
|Dr. Dan Arrieta||Education BS Pharmacological Chemistry and Biology Mexico, 1995 MS Bio-Organic Chemistry Mexico, 1997Ph.D., Biochemistry Sciences, National University of Mexico, 2002
National Polytechnic Institute of Mexico, Research Associate & Manager for NMR and Mass Spectrometry
Postdoctoral Fellow, National University of Mexico 2006
RESEARCH INTEREST Natural Products Biotechnology: Study and applications.
CURRENT PROJECTS Studies of the incorporation of the aromatic monomers in the suberin biosynthesis Degradation of the suberin and analysis of the products by HPTLC, HPLC, NMR and MS.
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|Dr. Qian Wang||Ph.D., 2017, Biochemistry, CUNY & CCNY
Postdoctoral Fellow, CUNY College of Staten Island
|Dr. Keyvan Dastmalchi||Senior Research Associate
Ph.D. in Pharmacy, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, 2008
Master of Pharmacy, Hamdard University, New Delhi, India, 2000
Bachelor of Pharmacy, Hamdard University, New Delhi, India, 1998
Activity guided fractionation and identification of phytochemical substancesLC-MS and NMR based metabolomics analysis of natural products
Determination of the architecture of macromolecular assemblies
Projects in the Stark Lab:
Metabolomics study of wound healing process in different potato varieties
Structural studies of cuticular biopolymers and fungal melanins
Current Affiliation: Assistant Director, MabPlex USA, Inc., La Jolla, CA
|Dr. John E. Kelly||Postdoctoral Fellow
Ph.D. in Chemistry, U. of Calif., Irvine, 2018
Research Interests: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Biological Solids
Current Affiliation: Biomolecular NMR Facility Manager, UC Irvine
|Ms. Angeles Anunagba||Administrative Assistant
CUNY Institute for Macromolecular Assemblies
The City College of New York