Past Graduate Students

Gregory S. Gorman, University of Georgia, Ph.D. 1993, "Kinetic and Thermodynamic Studies of Gas-Phase Proton Transfer Reactions of Biomolecules."  

 

J. Paul Speir, University of Georgia, Ph.D. 1993, "Laser Desorption/Chemical Ionization of Peptides Using Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry."  

 

D. Shannon Cornett, University of Georgia, Ph.D. 1993, "Analysis of Inorganic and Biological Compounds Using Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry."  

 

Q. Paula Lei, University of Georgia, Ph.D. 1996, “Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry and Fourier Transform Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Studies of Biomolecules.”  

 

Cynthia C. Pitsenberger, University of Georgia, Ph.D. 1996, “Quadrupolar Excitation and Its Application to Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry.”  

 

Michael L. Easterling, Ph.D. 1998, “Improvements in Instrumentation and Methods for Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry.” 

 

P. Kristina (Taylor) Nelson, Ph.D. 2000, “Study of Biologically Active Forms of Metalloproteins by ESI-FTICR Mass Spectrometry.” 

 

Keith A. Johnson, Ph.D. 2001, “High Resolution Mass Spectrometry of Metalloproteins: Studies by Electrospray Ionization Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry.” 

 

Todd H. Mize, Ph.D. 2002, “Characterization of Polymers by Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry.” 

 

Bryan A. Parks, Ph.D. 2005, “Proteomic Analysis Using High Performance Liquid Chromatography and Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry.” 

 

Jeremy J. Wolff, Ph.D. 2008, “Electron Detachment Dissociation of Sulfated Glycosaminoglycans.” 

 

Li Jing, Ph.D. 2009, “New Techniques for Proteomic Analysis with FTICR-MS: Instrumentation, Automation and Application.” 

 

Chunyan Li, Ph.D. 2009, “Enhancing Proteomics by Mass Defect Labeling of Tryptophan, Improving Mass Measurement Accuracy and On Target Digestion.” 

 

Lisabeth L. Hoffman, Ph.D. 2010, “Novel Mass Defect Labeled Chemical Crosslinkers and Their Application to the 34 kDa-Actin Biological System.” 

 

Franklin E. Leach III, Ph.D. 2011, “Electron-Based Ion Activation and Chemometric Approaches for the Tandem Mass Spectrometry of Sulfated Glycosaminoglycan Carbohydrates.”

 

Muchena J. Kailemia, Ph.D. 2014, “Tandem Mass Spectrometry and Ion Mobility Separation of Glycosaminoglycans Carbohydrates.”

 

Melissa Stoudemayer, Ph.D. 2014, “Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry Methodologies for the Analysis of Biomolecules.” 

 

Isaac Agyekum, Ph.D. 2017, “Improvements on Tandem Mass Spectrometric Techniques for the Analysis of Glycosaminoglycans.” 

 

Joshua Driver, Ph.D. 2017, “Particle-In-Cell Simulations of Ion Motion in Novel FTICR-MS Analyzer Cell Designs.” 

 

Yuejie Zhao, Ph.D. 2017, “Traveling Wave Ion Mobility Spectrometry Studies of Protein-Glycosaminoglycan Interactions.” 

 

Jiana Duan, Ph.D. 2018, “Development and Application of Automated Interpretation Tools for Structural Characterization of Glycosaminoglycans Using Mass Spectrometry.”

 

Patience Sanderson, Ph.D. 2019, "Applications of Capillary Electrophoresis and Tandem Mass Spectrometry for the Separation of Sulfated Glycosaminoglycan Mixtures from Biological Samples."

 

Morgan Stickney, Ph.D. 2020, "Developing a Capillary Zone Electrophoresis Platform with Tandem Mass Spectrometry for the Analysis of Sulfated Glycosaminoglycan Carbohydrates."

 

Lauren E. Pepi, Ph.D. 2020, "Fundamental Studies of Electronic Activation Methods for Sulfated Glycosaminoglycan Characterization."

 

Theses directed

Li Lin, University of Georgia, M.S. 1991, "The Gas Phase Reactivities of FeCp+, CoCp+, and NiCp+ with Heterocyclic Compounds." 

 

Cheryl Turner, University of Georgia, M.S. 1994, "Internal Energy Dependence of the Reactions of the Iro(II) Cycolopentadienyl Cation with Heterocyclic Compounds."  

 

Gabriela Grigorean, University of Georgia, M.S. 1996, “Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Studies in a Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer.” 

 

Shubhada Kulkarni, University of Georgia, M.S. 1997, “A Study of Noncovalent Interactions of Metalloproteins by Using Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometry.”

 

Guozhong Xu, University of Georgia, M.S. 2001, “Aqueous Polymerization of Ethynically Dicarboxylic Acids and Multicarboxylic Acids Studied by Mass Spectroscopy and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance.” 

 

Stacey Boltz, University of Georgia, M.S. 2003, “High Throughput Proteomic Studies Using Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry.”

 

Dhanashri Bagal, University of Georgia, M.S. 2006, “Strategies for Shotgun Proteomics: Mimicking an ArgC Digest and Isolating N-Terminal Peptides.” 

 

Hilda Hernandez, University of Georgia, M.S. 2006, “Mass Defect Labeling for Improved Proteomics Analysis.”