Work with thought leaders and academic experts in spectroscopy

Companies can greatly benefit from collaborating with academic researchers in the field of Spectroscopy. Spectroscopy experts can provide valuable insights and expertise in various areas such as research and development, quality control, and process optimization. By working with a spectroscopy researcher, companies can enhance their understanding of materials and chemical compositions, leading to improved product development and innovation. Additionally, spectroscopy can help companies ensure product quality and safety by detecting impurities and contaminants. Collaborating with a spectroscopy expert can also help companies gain a competitive edge by staying at the forefront of technological advancements and industry trends.

Researchers on NotedSource with backgrounds in spectroscopy include Aimee Eggler, Keiran Thompson, Edward Elliott, Ph.D., Michael Hickner, Keisha Walters, and William Chamorro.

Edward Elliott, Ph.D.

Portland, Oregon, United States of America
Ph.D. Chemist with expertise in nanoparticle synthesis and characterization, medical diagnostics, materials chemistry, additive manufacturing, and development of novel composites.
Most Relevant Research Interests
Spectroscopy
Other Research Interests (15)
Nanoscale Characterization
Nanoparticle Synthesis
Surface Chemistry
Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
And 10 more
About
Ed has been working in the field of nanoscience and chemistry since completing his Ph.D. in 2014. He has worked on a variety of projects ranging from drug delivery to nanodevice fabrication and characterization. Elliott has published numerous papers in both peer-reviewed journals and conferences and holds several US patents. He has also presented his research at various international conferences and workshops and currently works as a consultant focused on sustainability and green chemistry.
Most Relevant Publications (2+)

7 total publications

Single-Step Synthesis of Small, Azide-Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles: Versatile, Water-Dispersible Reagents for Click Chemistry

Langmuir / Jun 01, 2017

Elliott, E. W., Ginzburg, A. L., Kennedy, Z. C., Feng, Z., & Hutchison, J. E. (2017). Single-Step Synthesis of Small, Azide-Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles: Versatile, Water-Dispersible Reagents for Click Chemistry. Langmuir, 33(23), 5796–5802. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b00632

Subnanometer Control of Mean Core Size during Mesofluidic Synthesis of Small (Dcore < 10 nm) Water-Soluble, Ligand-Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles

Langmuir / Oct 20, 2015

Elliott, E. W., Haben, P. M., & Hutchison, J. E. (2015). Subnanometer Control of Mean Core Size during Mesofluidic Synthesis of Small (Dcore &lt; 10 nm) Water-Soluble, Ligand-Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles. Langmuir, 31(43), 11886–11894. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b02419

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Michael Hickner

Michigan State University
Most Relevant Research Interests
Spectroscopy
Other Research Interests (35)
polymers : 3D printing : materials chemistry : energy : water
Colloid and Surface Chemistry
Biochemistry
Catalysis
Pollution
And 30 more
About
Michael Hickner is an accomplished researcher and educator with an extensive background in chemical engineering. He received his PhD in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech in 2003. For the past 15 years, Hickner has been a Rogerson Endowed Professor at Michigan State University, where he has conducted highly acclaimed research in the areas of sustainable energy technologies and nanomanufacturing. Previous to this appointment, Hickner was a Senior Member of the Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories, where he conducted post-doctoral research in the fields of materials science, nanotechnology, and catalysis. Given his diverse skill set and supportive leadership style, Michigan State students look to Hickner to provide them with the guidance, mentorship, and educational tools necessary to excel in the field of chemical engineering.
Most Relevant Publications (3+)

217 total publications

Improved ATR-FTIR detection of hydrocarbons in water with semi-crystalline polyolefin coatings on ATR elements

The Analyst / Jan 01, 2018

Nam, C., Zimudzi, T. J., Wiencek, R. A., Chung, T. C. M., & Hickner, M. A. (2018). Improved ATR-FTIR detection of hydrocarbons in water with semi-crystalline polyolefin coatings on ATR elements. The Analyst, 143(22), 5589–5596. https://doi.org/10.1039/c8an01280f

First-Principles Calculation of Pt Surface Energies in an Electrochemical Environment: Thermodynamic Driving Forces for Surface Faceting and Nanoparticle Reconstruction

Langmuir / Jul 05, 2017

McCrum, I. T., Hickner, M. A., & Janik, M. J. (2017). First-Principles Calculation of Pt Surface Energies in an Electrochemical Environment: Thermodynamic Driving Forces for Surface Faceting and Nanoparticle Reconstruction. Langmuir, 33(28), 7043–7052. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b01530

Zeta Potential of Ion-Conductive Membranes by Streaming Current Measurements

Langmuir / Mar 28, 2011

Xie, H., Saito, T., & Hickner, M. A. (2011). Zeta Potential of Ion-Conductive Membranes by Streaming Current Measurements. Langmuir, 27(8), 4721–4727. https://doi.org/10.1021/la105120f

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Keisha Walters

I am the Conoco-Dupont Professor of Chemical, Biological and Materials Engineering at the University of Oklahoma (OU), and I have experience in industry (R&D, Milliken Chemical).
Most Relevant Research Interests
Spectroscopy
Other Research Interests (31)
Materials Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Polymers and Plastics
Organic Chemistry
Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes
And 26 more
About
Chemical engineering expertise focused on polymer-based material synthesis, modification, and application and experimental and computational transport (momentum, heat, and mass) modeling. Specialties: material synthesis and characterization: bulk and surface initiated polymerization, stimuli responsive polymers, renewable polymers (bioplastics), lung simulation, transport modeling, nano- and micro-particles, and surface modification FTIR, XPS/ESCA, TGA, DSC, GPC, CA, AFM, T/SEM, LS
Most Relevant Publications (3+)

49 total publications

Janus Magnetic Nanoparticles with a Bicompartmental Polymer Brush Prepared Using Electrostatic Adsorption to Facilitate Toposelective Surface-Initiated ATRP

Langmuir / Jun 04, 2014

Vasquez, E. S., Chu, I.-W., & Walters, K. B. (2014). Janus Magnetic Nanoparticles with a Bicompartmental Polymer Brush Prepared Using Electrostatic Adsorption to Facilitate Toposelective Surface-Initiated ATRP. Langmuir, 30(23), 6858–6866. https://doi.org/10.1021/la500824r

XPS Study on the Use of 3-Aminopropyltriethoxysilane to Bond Chitosan to a Titanium Surface

Langmuir / May 09, 2007

Martin, H. J., Schulz, K. H., Bumgardner, J. D., & Walters, K. B. (2007). XPS Study on the Use of 3-Aminopropyltriethoxysilane to Bond Chitosan to a Titanium Surface. Langmuir, 23(12), 6645–6651. https://doi.org/10.1021/la063284v

Surface Characterization of Linear Low-Density Polyethylene Films Modified with Fluorinated Additives

Langmuir / Jun 05, 2003

Walters, K. B., Schwark, D. W., & Hirt, D. E. (2003). Surface Characterization of Linear Low-Density Polyethylene Films Modified with Fluorinated Additives. Langmuir, 19(14), 5851–5860. https://doi.org/10.1021/la026293m

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William Chamorro

PhD and prolific project coordinator with 5+ years in the energy and sustainable technologies sector.
Most Relevant Research Interests
Spectroscopy
Other Research Interests (21)
nanomaterials
Sputtering
XRD
electrocatalysis
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
And 16 more
About
As a PhD in Materials Sciences with a robust background in project management and research, I specialize in nanotechnology, particularly in renewable energy and semiconductors. My career spans across significant roles , where I have led cross-functional global teams, managed substantial research projects, and developed innovative technologies. I have a proven track record of securing funding, crafting compelling business cases, and forging strategic partnerships. I am fluent in English, French, and Spanish, and am adept at engaging diverse stakeholders. My passion lies in leveraging my expertise to drive groundbreaking research and innovation in the clean energy sector. My commitment to sustainability and technical acumen align perfectly with the collaborative goals of NotedSource.
Most Relevant Publications (1+)

21 total publications

Laminin as a Biomarker of Blood–Brain Barrier Disruption under Neuroinflammation: A Systematic Review

International Journal of Molecular Sciences / Jun 17, 2022

Zapata-Acevedo, J. F., García-Pérez, V., Cabezas-Pérez, R., Losada-Barragán, M., Vargas-Sánchez, K., & González-Reyes, R. E. (2022). Laminin as a Biomarker of Blood–Brain Barrier Disruption under Neuroinflammation: A Systematic Review. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 23(12), 6788. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms23126788

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Example spectroscopy projects

How can companies collaborate more effectively with researchers, experts, and thought leaders to make progress on spectroscopy?

New Product Development

A company in the pharmaceutical industry can collaborate with a spectroscopy researcher to develop new drugs and formulations. Spectroscopy techniques can be used to analyze the chemical composition of potential drug candidates and optimize their properties for maximum efficacy and safety.

Quality Control

A food manufacturing company can work with a spectroscopy expert to implement quality control measures. Spectroscopy can be used to analyze food samples for contaminants, ensuring product safety and compliance with regulatory standards.

Environmental Monitoring

An environmental consulting firm can partner with a spectroscopy researcher to monitor and analyze pollutants in air, water, and soil. Spectroscopy techniques can provide accurate and real-time data on the presence and concentration of harmful substances, aiding in environmental protection and remediation efforts.

Material Characterization

A manufacturing company can collaborate with a spectroscopy expert to characterize and analyze materials used in their production processes. Spectroscopy techniques can help identify the composition, structure, and properties of materials, enabling companies to optimize their manufacturing processes and improve product performance.

Forensic Analysis

Law enforcement agencies can work with spectroscopy researchers to analyze forensic evidence. Spectroscopy techniques can be used to identify and analyze trace substances, such as drugs or chemicals, in crime scene samples, aiding in criminal investigations and providing valuable evidence in court.