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

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.

Taboy, C. H., et al. “Concentration-dependent effects of anions on the anaerobic oxidation of hemoglobin and myoglobin.The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol. 275, no. 50, Dec. 2000, pp. 39048–54. Epmc, doi:10.1074/jbc.m004547200. Full Text

Boukhalfa, H., et al. “Kinetics and mechanism of iron(III) dissociation from the dihydroxamate siderophores alcaligin and rhodotorulic acid.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 39, no. 25, Dec. 2000, pp. 5591–602. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic000330k. Full Text

Gupta, A., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Treatment of iron deficiency anemia: are monomeric iron compounds suitable for parenteral administration?The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine, vol. 136, no. 5, Nov. 2000, pp. 371–78. Epmc, doi:10.1067/mlc.2000.110368. Full Text

Boukhalfa, H., and A. L. Crumbliss. “Multiple-path dissociation mechanism for mono- and dinuclear tris(hydroxamato)iron(III) complexes with dihydroxamic acid ligands in aqueous solution.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 39, no. 19, Sept. 2000, pp. 4318–31. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic0001659. Full Text

Trzaska, S. M., et al. “Microcalorimetric determination of thermodynamic parameters for ionophore-siderophore host-guest complex formation.Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 39, no. 6, Mar. 2000, pp. 1071–75. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ic9908571. Full Text

Spasojevic, Ivan, et al. “Electrochemical Behavior of the Fe(III) Complexes of the Cyclic Hydroxamate Siderophores Alcaligin and Desferrioxamine E.Inorg Chem, vol. 38, no. 3, Feb. 1999, pp. 449–54. Pubmed, doi:10.1021/ic980635n. Full Text