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

Ghio, A. J., et al. “Role of surface complexed iron in oxidant generation and lung inflammation induced by silicates.The American Journal of Physiology, vol. 263, no. 5 Pt 1, Nov. 1992, pp. L511–18. Epmc, doi:10.1152/ajplung.1992.263.5.l511. Full Text

Crumbliss, A. L., et al. “Colloidal gold as a biocompatible immobilization matrix suitable for the fabrication of enzyme electrodes by electrodeposition.Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol. 40, no. 4, Aug. 1992, pp. 483–90. Epmc, doi:10.1002/bit.260400406. Full Text

Zhao, J., et al. “Direct electron transfer at horseradish peroxidase-colloidal gold modified electrodes.” Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, vol. 327, no. 1–2, June 1992, pp. 109–19. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0022-0728(92)80140-Y. Full Text

Clymer, S. D., et al. “Triallylphosphine plasma polymerization and reaction of the product with volatile transition metal compounds.” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol. 45, no. 1, Jan. 1992, pp. 135–45. Scopus, doi:10.1002/app.1992.070450116. Full Text

Stonehuerner, J. G., et al. “Comparison of colloidal gold electrode fabrication methods: the preparation of a horseradish peroxidase enzyme electrode.Biosensors & Bioelectronics, vol. 7, no. 6, Jan. 1992, pp. 421–28. Epmc, doi:10.1016/0956-5663(92)85041-8. Full Text

Morosoff, N. C., et al. “Preparation of a plasma polymer containing phosphine complexed nickel by concurrent nickel evaporation.” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol. 45, no. 1, Jan. 1992, pp. 147–58. Scopus, doi:10.1002/app.1992.070450117. Full Text

Crumbliss, A. L., et al. “Characterization of carrageenan hydrogel electrode coatings with immobilized cationic metal complex redox couples.” Journal of Physical Chemistry, vol. 96, no. 3, Jan. 1992, pp. 1388–94. Scopus, doi:10.1021/j100182a067. Full Text

Rillema, D. P., et al. “Electrochemistry and Photocurrents of the Tris(bipyridine)ruthenium(II) and Methyl Viologen Cations Immobilized in Carrageenan Hydrogel.” Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 30, no. 23, Nov. 1991, pp. 4421–25. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ic00023a026. Full Text

McLachlan, K. L., and A. L. Crumbliss. “The effect of an applied potential on the activity of carbonic anhydrase immobilized on graphite rods.Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol. 37, no. 5, Mar. 1991, pp. 491–96. Epmc, doi:10.1002/bit.260370511. Full Text

Chaubet, F., et al. “Synthesis and structural studies of new polyhydroxamic complexes of iron(III) that can be used in NMR. I. The preparation of ligands.” Canadian Journal of Chemistry, vol. 69, no. 7, Jan. 1991, pp. 1107–16. Scopus, doi:10.1139/v91-164. Full Text