Faculty Profiles

Alvin L. Crumbliss
University Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus
2104 French Family Science Center, Box 90346, Durham, NC 27708-0354
(919) 660-1540



Ph.D., Northwestern University 1968

B.A., Knox College 1964

Research Areas:
Biomolecular Structure and Function, Biological, Inorganic

Nguyen-Van-Duong, M. K., et al. “Synthesis, ligand pK(a), and Fe(III) complexation constants for a series of bipodal dihydroxamic acids.Inorg Chem, vol. 40, no. 23, Nov. 2001, pp. 5948–53. Pubmed, doi:10.1021/ic0103143. Full Text

Trzaska, S. M., et al. “Optimization of the lariat ether carboxylic acid host structure for ferrioxamine B: demonstration of a second coordination shell chelate effect.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 40, no. 23, Nov. 2001, pp. 5823–28. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic010095l. Full Text

Olmstead, E. G., et al. “Use of SDS micelles to stabilize a ternary intermediate in the reaction of ferrioxamine B and 1,10-phenanthroline.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 40, no. 21, Oct. 2001, pp. 5420–27. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic0008621. Full Text

Dhungana, S., et al. “Crystal structure of ferrioxamine B: a comparative analysis and implications for molecular recognition.Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry : Jbic : A Publication of the Society of Biological Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 6, no. 8, Oct. 2001, pp. 810–18. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s007750100259. Full Text

Flaherty, M., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Electron-induced inversion of helical chirality in copper complexes of N,N-dialkylmethionines.” Chemtracts, vol. 14, no. 5, Aug. 2001, pp. 237–42.

Dhungana, S., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Microbial iron transport via a siderophore shuttle: A membrane ion transport paradigm.” Chemtracts, vol. 14, no. 5, Aug. 2001, pp. 258–65.

Boukhalfa, H., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Kinetics and mechanism of a catalytic chloride ion effect on the dissociation of model siderophore hydroxamate-iron(III) complexes.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 40, no. 17, Aug. 2001, pp. 4183–90. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic010050k. Full Text

Dhungana, S., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Can octahedral t2g6 complexes substitute associatively? The case of the isoelectronic Ruthenium(II) and Rhodium(III) hexaaquaions.” Chemtracts, vol. 14, no. 1, Jan. 2001, pp. 42–47.