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

Clymer, S. D., et al. “Plasma polymers containing uniformly dispersed nickel.” Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the Acs Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, vol. 62, Jan. 1990, pp. 528–32.

Crumbliss, A. L., and J. M. Garrison. “A Comparison of Some Aspects of the Aqueous Coordination Chemistry of Aluminum(lll) and Iron(lll).” Comments on Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 8, no. 1–2, Sept. 1988, pp. 1–26. Scopus, doi:10.1080/02603598808048670. Full Text

Mark Garrison, J., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Experimental Determination of the 27Al NMR Quadrupole Coupling Constant of the Hexaaquoaluminum Ion in Aqueous Perchloric Acid and Mixed Acetone-Aqueous Perchloric Acid Solution.” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 27, no. 17, Aug. 1988, pp. 3058–60. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ic00290a033. Full Text

Crumbliss, A. L., et al. “Preparation and activity of carbonic anhydrase immobilized on porous silica beads and graphite rods.Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol. 31, no. 8, May 1988, pp. 796–801. Epmc, doi:10.1002/bit.260310806. Full Text

Garrison, J. M., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Hydroxamic Acid Ligand-Exchange Kinetics at Hexaaquoaluminum Ion.” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 26, no. 22, Nov. 1987, pp. 3660–64. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ic00269a009. Full Text

L. Crumbliss, A., et al. “Synthesis and characterization of iron(llI) chelating analogues of siderophores on organic solid supports.” Inorganica Chimica Acta, vol. 133, no. 2, Oct. 1987, pp. 281–87. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0020-1693(00)87780-4. Full Text

Mark Garrison, J., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Kinetics and mechanism of aluminum(III)/siderophore ligand exchange: mono(deferriferrioxamine B)aluminum(III) formation and dissociation in aqueous acid solution.” Inorganica Chimica Acta, vol. 138, no. 1, Jan. 1987, pp. 61–65. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0020-1693(00)81182-2. Full Text

Crumbliss, A. L., et al. “The electrochemistry of hexacyanoruthenate at carbon electrodes and the use of ruthenium compounds as mediators in the glucose/glucose oxidase system.” Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, vol. 206, no. 1–2, July 1986, pp. 327–31. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0022-0728(86)90280-9. Full Text

Crumbliss, A. L., et al. “The synthesis, x-ray crystal structure, and solution characterization of a bis(diphosphine)-bridged dirhodium(I) complex containing a Rh2P4 six-membered ring.” Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions, no. 9, Jan. 1986, pp. 1895–99. Scopus, doi:10.1039/DT9860001895. Full Text

Crumbliss, A. L., et al. “Retention of phosphorus configuration on forming irontetracarbonyl complexes with phosphines in the 9-phosphabicyclo[4.2.1]nonatriene and 7-phosphanorbornene systems.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 27, no. 8, Jan. 1986, pp. 889–92. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(00)84129-5. Full Text