Presentations and Published Abstracts

(undergraduate co-authors are underlined)

89. Peter Vitale, Sunghee Lee, A Novel Crystallization Technique for Glycine: Droplet Dehydration via Hydrogel, The National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), Lexington, KY, April 3-5, 2014. (Accepted for Oral Presentation)

88. Rosario Giacomini, Michelle Muzzio, Peter Milianta, Sunghee Lee, Development of Artificial Membrane as Model for Human Diseases of Impaired Water Transport, NCUR, Lexington, KY, April 3-5, 2014. (Accepted for Oral Presentation)

87. Michelle Muzzio, Omoakhe Tisor, David Lopez, Sunghee Lee, Adaptability of Monoglyceride-Templated Crystallization: Effect of Specific Anion and Chain Splay, NCUR, Lexington, KY, April 3-5, 2014. (Accepted for Oral Presentation)

86. Rosario Giacomini, Michelle Muzzio, Peter Milianta, Zuzanna Michalak, Sunghee Lee, Water Permeability Studies with Droplet Interface Bilayers, 2013 ACS Northeast Regional Meeting, New Haven, CT, Oct. 23-26, 2013.

85. Sean Campbell, Geoffrey Cawley, Smiljana Petrovic, Sunghee Lee, Determining the Concentration of Caffeine in CH2Cl2 by Analyzing Near Infrared Spectra Using Artificial Neural Networks and Support Vector Machines, 2013 ACS Northeast Regional Meeting, New Haven, CT, Oct. 23-26, 2013.

84. Jaclyn Robustelli, Safiat Ayinde, Emil W. Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Development of a Hybrid Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC)-Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) for OTC Pharmaceuticals, 2013 ACS Northeast Regional Meeting, New Haven, CT, Oct. 23-26, 2013.

83. Michelle Muzzio, Omoakhe Tisor, David Lopez, Sunghee Lee, Anion Sensitivity of Monoglycerides at the Liquid-Liquid Interface, 2013 ACS Northeast Regional Meeting, New Haven, CT, Oct. 23-26, 2013.

82. Peter Vitale, Zuzanna Michalak, Darius Fartash, Nousin Haque, Sunghee Lee, Inorganic Crystallization at a Nanomembrane, 2013 ACS Northeast Regional Meeting, New Haven, CT, Oct. 23-26, 2013.

81. Michelle Muzzio, Peter Milianta, Rosario Giacomini, Zuzanna Michalak, Sunghee Lee, Development of Droplet Interface Bilayer for Water Permeability Studies, CHED-246:180, The 246th ACS Fall National Meeting 2013, Indianapolis, IN, Sept. 8 - 12, 2013.

80. Peter Vitale, Zuzanna Michalak, Darius Fartash, Nousin Haque, Sunghee Lee, Inorganic Crystallization at a Nanomembrane, CHED-246:249, The 246th ACS Fall National Meeting 2013, Indianapolis, IN, Sept. 8 - 12, 2013.

79. Michelle Muzzio, Omoakhe Tisor, David Lopez, Sunghee Lee, Anion Sensitivity of Monoglycerides at the Liquid-Liquid Interface, CHED-246:294, The 246th ACS Fall National Meeting 2013, Indianapolis, IN, Sept. 8 - 12, 2013.

78. (Invited) Sunghee Lee, One droplet at a time: Crystallization at the liquid-liquid Interface, Westchester Chemical Society Distinguished Scientist Award and Student Achievement Awards Night, Pace Univeristy, May 1, 2013

77. Zuzanna Michalak, Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Sunghee Lee, Development of droplet interface bilayer for water permeability studies, NY ACS 61th URS, CCNY, NY, April 27, 2013.

76. Erin Morgan, Allyson Moffat, Jaclyn Robustelli, Emil Ciurczak, Sunghee Lee, Characterization of native and model proteins by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy, NY ACS 61th URS, CCNY, NY, April 27, 2013.

75. Allyson Moffat, Jaclyn Robustelli, Erin Morgan, Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Establishing identify and quality testing protocol for botanicals using FT-NIR-TLC methods, NY ACS 61th URS, CCNY, NY, April 27, 2013.

74. Zuzanna Michalak, Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Sunghee Lee, Development of Droplet Interface Bilayer for Water Permeability Studies, The 4th Annual URD, Iona College. April 16, 2013.

73. Erin Morgan, Allyson Moffat, Jaclyn Robustelli, Emil Ciurczak, Sunghee Lee, Characterization of Native and Model Proteins by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy, The 4th Annual URD, Iona College, April 16, 2013.

72. Allyson Moffat, Jaclyn Robustelli, Erin Morgan, Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Establishing Identity and Quality Testing Protocol for Botanicals Using FT-NIR-TLC Methods, The 4th Annual URD, Iona College, April 16, 2013.

71. Jaclyn Robustelli, Allyson Moffat, Erin Morgan, Safiat Ayinde, Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Development of a Hybrid Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC)-Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS), The 4th Annual URD, Iona College, April 16, 2013.

70. Sean Campbell, Geoffrey Cawley, Smiljana Petrovic, Sunghee Lee, Material Characterization by Near Infrared Spectroscopy Combined with Neural Network Analysis, The 4th Annual URD, Iona College. April 16, 2013.

69. Darius Fartash, Zuzanna Michalak, Nousin Haque, Sunghee Lee, Tunable Crystallization via Osmosis-Driven Transport Across a Droplet Interface Bilayer, The 4th Annual URD, Iona College, April 16, 2013.

68. Michelle Muzzio, Omoakhe Tisor, David Lopez*, Courtney Veilleux, Ashley Bresnahan, Sunghee Lee, Anion Sensitivity of Monoglycerides at the Liquid-Liquid Interface, The 4th Annual URD, Iona College, April 16, 2013. [*New Rochelle High School]

67. Peter Vitale, Rosario Giacomini, Akshay Koottala*, Glycine Emulsion Crystallization, The 4th Annual URD, Iona College, April 16, 2013. [*New Rochelle High School]

66. Sunghee Lee, One droplet at a time: Soft engineering at the liquid-liquid Interface - From membranes to crystallization, ACS WCC Rising Star Symposium, The 245th ACS Spring National Meeting 2013, New Orleans, LA, April 7-11, 2013. (Invited paper)

65. David Lopez*, Michelle Muzzio, Omoakhe Tisor, Courtney Veilleux, Sunghee Lee, A Microdroplet as a Model Biomineralization System, 15th Annual STEP Statewide Student Conference, Albany, NY, March 8-10, 2013. [*New Rochelle High School]

64. Sean Campbell, Geoffrey Cawley, Kevin Towler, E. Ciurczak, S.Lee, S.Petrovic, Using Machine Learning Techniques to Classify Plastics, Organics, and Documents by Near Infrared Spectroscopy, Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS), November 12-15, Somerset, New Jersey, 2012.

63. Allyson Moffat, Erin Morgan, Jaclyn Robustelli, E. Ciurczak, C.Kradjel, S.Lee, Deconvolution of Botanical FT-NIR Spectra via Analysis of TLC Plates,Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS), November 12-15, Somerset, New Jersey, 2012.

62. Jaclyn Robustelli, Allyson Moffat, Alexander Soderberg, E. Ciurczak, C.Kradjel, S.Lee, FT-NIR Multi-Level Evaluation of Ingredients, In-Process Blends and Final Products of Dry Powder Blending Manufacturing Processes of Dietary Supplements, Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS), November 12-15, Somerset, New Jersey, 2012.

61. Erin Morgan, E. Ciurczak, C.Kradjel, S.Lee, FT-NIR Study of Protein Denaturation, Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS), November 12-15, Somerset, New Jersey, 2012.

60. Allyson Moffat, Jaclyn Robustelli, Courtney Veilleux, Peter Vitale, Sunghee Lee, Generation and Analyis of Glycine Polymorphs: Micro and Macro Approaches, The 244th ACS Fall National Meeting 2012, Philadelphia, PA, Aug. 19 - 23, 2012.

59. Kiersten Giusto, Catherine Morris, Nick Florio, Paul Sanstead, Courtney Veilleux, Sunghee Lee, Assessing Role of Specific Anions in Templated Crystal Nucleation at the Liquid-Liquid Interface, The 244th ACS Fall National Meeting 2012, Philadelphia, PA, Aug. 19 - 23, 2012.

58. Zuzanna Michalak, Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Sunghee Lee, The Role of Calcium in Anionic Mixed Bilayer, The 244th ACS Fall National Meeting 2012, Philadelphia, PA, Aug. 19 - 23, 2012.

57. Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Zuzanna Michalak, Sunghee Lee, Interactions of Osmolytes with Neutral Lipid Membrane, The 244th ACS Fall National Meeting 2012, Philadelphia, PA, Aug. 19 - 23, 2012.

56. Erin  Morgan, Alexander Soderberg, Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Monitoring Denaturation of Soluble Proteins by Near Infrared Spectroscopy, The 244th ACS Fall National Meeting 2012, Philadelphia, PA, Aug. 19 - 23, 2012.

55. Kiersten Giusto, Catherine Morris, Paul Sanstead, Nick Florio, and Sunghee Lee, Sensitivity of Cationic Surfactant Templates to Specific Anions in Liquid Interface Crystallization. NY ACS 60th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), SUNY College at Old Westbury, May 5, 2012.

54. Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Zuzanna Michalak, Sunghee Lee, Effect of Ionic Nature and Strength on Neutral Lipid Membranes. NY ACS 60th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), SUNY College at Old Westbury, May 5, 2012.

53. Zuzanna Michalak, Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Sunghee Lee, Effect of Calcium on Anionic Lipids in Bilayers. NY ACS 60th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), SUNY College at Old Westbury, May 5, 2012.

52. Kevin Towler, Alexander Soderberg, Sunghee Lee, Smilijana Petrovic, Using Machine Learning Techniques to Classify Plastics by Near Infrared Spectroscopy, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

51. Alexander Soderberg, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Development and Validation of an FTNIR Method for Identification of Spectrally Similar Materials using a Hierarchial Approach, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

50. Erin Morgan, Alexander Soderberg, Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Monitoring the Structural Integrity of Soluble Proteins by NIR, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

49. Jaclyn Robustelli, Allyson Moffat, Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, Sunghee Lee, Measurement of Refractive Index and temperature of Aqueous and Non-Aqueous Reagents and Solutions by NIR, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

48. Kiersten Giusto, Catherine Morris, Paul J. Sanstead, Nick Florio, Sunghee Lee, Sensitivity of Cationic Surfactant Templates to Specific Anions in Liquid Interface Crystallization, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

47. Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Zuzanna Michalak, Sunghee Lee, Effect of ionic nature and strength on Neutral Lipid Membranes, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

46. Zuzanna Michalak, Nousin Haque, Darius Fartash, Sunghee Lee, Effect of Calcium on Anionic Lipids in Bilayers, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

45. Peter Vitale, Courtney Veilleux, Allyson Moffat, Jaclyn Robustelli, Sunghee Lee, Generation and Analyis of Glycine Polymorphs: Micro and Macro Approaches, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

44. Ines Silva, Sunghee Lee, Active Inquiry Based Learning in High School Chemistry Education, The 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 20, 2012.

43. Alexander Soderberg, Cynthia Kradjel, and Sunghee Lee, "Development and Validation of an FTNIR Method for Identification of Spectrally Similar Materials using a Hierarchial Approach", Eastern Analytical Symposium, November 14-17, Somerset, New Jersey, 2011.

42. Erin Morgan, Alexander Soderberg , Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, and Sunghee Lee, "Monitoring the Structural Integrity of Soluble Proteins by NIR", Eastern Analytical Symposium, November 14-17, Somerset, New Jersey, 2011.

41. Jaclyn Robustelli, Allyson Moffat , Emil Ciurczak, Cynthia Kradjel, and Sunghee Lee, "Measurement of Refractive Index and temperature of Aqueous and Non-Aqueous Reagents and Solutions by NIR", Eastern Analytical Symposium, November 14-17, Somerset, New Jersey, 2011.

40. Paul Sanstead, Nick Florio, and Sunghee Lee, "Effect of cationic surfactant template and its interaction with specific anion: The case of K2SO4 crystallization at the liquid−liquid interface", The 242nd ACS Fall National Meeting 2011, Denver, CO, Aug. 28 - Sept. 1, 2011.

39. Darius Fartash, Nousin Haque, Zuzanna Michalak, and Sunghee Lee, "Modulation of contact angle of droplet interface bilayers : Effect of ionic nature and strength", The 242nd ACS Fall National Meeting 2011, Denver, CO, Aug. 28 - Sept. 1, 2011.

38. Paul Sanstead, Nick Florio, Loreta Geneviciute, Remon Bebawee, Joseph Wiener, and Sunghee Lee, "Crystallization in a Confined Space: Microdroplets and Interfacial Control", 85th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, June 19 - 22, 2011.

37. Paul J. Sanstead, Nick Florio, and S. Lee, "Three Tales of Surfactant Induced Crystallization at the liquid-liquid interface", NY ACS 59th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), The College of Mount Saint Vincent, May 7, 2011.

36. Nick Florio, Loreta Geneviciute, and S. Lee, "Habit Control of Inorganic Crystals: Potassium Hexacyanoferrate(II) Trihydrate", NY ACS 59th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), The College of Mount Saint Vincent, May 7, 2011.

35. Courtney Veilleux, Peter Vitale, and Sunghee Lee, "Surfactant-Assisted Templating: The Crystallization of KNO3", The 2nd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 1, 2011.

34. Darius Fartash, Nousin Haque, Zuzanna Michalak, and Sunghee Lee, "Modulation of contact angle of droplet interface bilayers : Effect of ionic nature and strength", The 2nd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 1, 2011.

33. Paul J. Sanstead, Nick Florio, and Sunghee Lee, "Three Tales of Surfactant Induced Crystallization at the liquid-liquid interface", The 2nd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 1, 2011.

32. Nick Florio, Loreta Geneviciute, and Sunghee Lee, "Habit Control of Inorganic Crystals: Potassium Hexacyanoferrate(II) Trihydrate", The 2nd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 1, 2011.

31. Alexander Soderberg, Cynthia Kradjel, and Sunghee Lee, "Development of Analytical Solutions for Dry Powder Nutraceutical Manufacturers", The 2nd Annual Undergraduate Research Day, Iona College. April 1, 2011.

30. Paul J. Sanstead, Nick Florio, Joseph Wiener, and Sunghee Lee, "Effect of cationic surfactant template and its interaction with specific anion: The case of K2SO4 crystallization at the liquid-liquid interface", NY ACS Younger Chemist Committee (YCC) Research Symposium, The Cooper Union, NY, March 19, 2011. (Students were awarded the best poster presentation)

29. N. Florio, Catherine Morris, Kiersten Giusto, S. Lee, "Determining solute concentration in shrinking microdroplets by refractive index", The 240th ACS Fall National Meeting 2010, Boston, MA, 240, CHED, August 23, 2010.

28. P. Sanstead, J. Wiener, R. Bebawee, A. Hilario, S. Lee, "Effect of Specific Anion on Templated Crystal Nucleation at the Liquid-Liquid Interface", The 240th ACS Fall National Meeting 2010, Boston, MA, 240, COLL, August 23, 2010.

27. P. Sanstead, J. Wiener, R. Bebawee, A. Hilario, S. Lee, "Effect of Specific Anion on Templated Crystal Nucleation at the Liquid-Liquid Interface", 58th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, Adelphi University, NY, 58, 68, 2010.

26. N. Florio, C. Morris, K. Giusto, S. Lee, "Determining solute concentration in shrinking microdroplets by refractive index", 58th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, Adelphi University, NY, 58, 28, 2010.

25. G. Roughton,* B. Chaiklin,* C. Buckley,* M. Campbell,* S. Lee, C-L Tsai,* "PROJECT ICARUS: Computer Science for Video Data Analysis in Chemistry", 58th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, Adelphi University, NY, 58, 28, 2010. (* Computer Science Department)

24. L. Geneviciute, S. Lee, "Polytype selectivity in a model inorganic crystal", 1st Undergraduate Research Day at Iona, April, 16, 2010.

23. N. Florio, C. Morris, K. Giusto, S. Lee, "Determining Solute Concentration in Shrinking Microdroplets by Refractive Index", 1st Undergraduate Research Day at Iona, April, 16, 2010.

22. R. Bebawee, L. Geneviciute, K. Allain, S. Lee, "Template Induced Crystallization in Isolated Microdroplets at Liquid-liquid Interface: Potassium Hexacyanoferrates", 1st Undergraduate Research Day at Iona, April, 16, 2010.

21. Joseph Wiener, S. Lee "Visualizing Microdroplet Reactions One Droplet at a Time", 1st Undergraduate Research Day at Iona, April, 16, 2010.

20. Gregory Roughton, Bryan Chaiklin, Conor Buckley, Marvin Campbell, Sunghee Lee, Chia-Ling Tsai, "PROJECT ICARUS: Computer Science for video data analysis in chemistry", 1st Undergraduate Research Day, April, 16, 2010.

19. L. Geneviciute, S. Lee, "Nanoscience in chemistry curricula at predominantly undergraduate institutions", The 239th ACS National Meeting, Spring 2010, San Francisco, CA, 239: 145-CHED, 2010. .

18. S. Lee, J. Levkov, "Project CSI (Career information in science at Iona College): a catalyst for motivating students through career exploration" The 238th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Fall 2009, Philadelphia, PA, 238: 61-CHED, August 16, 2009.

17. R. Bebawee, L. Geneviciute, K. Allain, S. Lee, "Template induced crystallization in isolated microdroplets at liquid-liquid interface: potassium hexacyanoferrates", The 238th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Fall 2009, Philadelphia, PA, 238: 240-CHED, August 17, 2009.

16. J. Wiener, S. Lee, "Visualization of phase-transfer coordination complexation", The 238th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Fall 2009, Philadelphia, PA, 238: 191-CHED, August 17, 2009.

15. A. Hilario, S. Lee, "Specific Anion Effect on Microdroplet Dissolution across a Fatty amine Monolayer", 57th American Chemical Society New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Pace University, May 2009.

14. R. Bebawee, K. Allain, S. Lee, "Template Induced Crystallization in Isolated Microdroplets at Liquid-Liquid Interface: Potassium Hexacyanoferrate(III)", 57th American Chemical Society New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Pace University, May 2009.

13. J.Wiener, S. Lee, "Seeing the Invisible: Chemistry Demonstrations in a Microdroplet", 57th American Chemical Society New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Pace University, May 2009.

12. L. Geneviciute, S. Lee, "Competitive Template Study for Crystallization of Potassium Hexacyanoferrate(II) Trihydrate", 57th American Chemical Society New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Pace University, May 2009.

11. L. Geneviciute, A. Hilario, S. Lee, "Polytype selectivity in a model inorganic crystal", The 236th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Fall 2008, Washington DC, 236: 213-CHED, August 2008.

10. L. Geneviciute, A. Hilario, R. Bebawee, J. Wiener, S. Lee, "Ionic bonds at Iona College: unifying science students through chemistry", The 236th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Fall 2008, Washington DC,236: 294-CHED, August 2008.

9. K. Allain, S. Erb, L. Geneviciute, A. Hilario, C. Luis, A. Snyder, S. Lee, "A Single Microdroplet as a Spatially Confined Microchemical Reaction Container: Small is Green", Independent Sector Undergraduate Research Exposition, Albany, NY, 1, 7, 2008.

8. K. Allain, C. Luis, S. Lee, "Nucleation Behavior of Coordination Complexes in Confined Geometry", The 234th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Fall 2007, Boston, MA, 234: 343-CHED, August 20, 2007.

7. K. Allain, C. Luis, S. Lee, "Nucleation Behavior of Potassium Ferricyanide in Confined Geometry", 55th American Chemical Society New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Manhattan College, Page 59, May 5, 2007.

6. A. Snyder, S. Lee, "Visual Evaluation of Droplet Protein Crystallization", 55th American Chemical Society New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, Manhattan College, NY, Page 10, May 5, 2007.

5. C. Luis, A. Snyder, S. Lee, "Demonstrating Crystallization in Picoliter Microdroplet Reactor", 34th Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Binghamton, NY, 34: 439-POSTER, October 6, 2006.

4. S. Lee, S. Erb, A. Snyder, "Dynamic Visualization for Chemistry Education: Using Micromanipulation Technique with Digital Video Microscopy", The 232nd American Chemical Society National Meeting, Spring 2006, San Francisco, CA, 232: 93-CHED, September, 10, 2006.

3. S. Erb, A. Snyder, S. Lee, "Individual Microdroplet as Picoliter Chemical Reactor", Department of Chemistry, Iona College, New Rochelle, NY 10801. 54th American Chemical Society New York Section Undergraduate Research Symposium, St. John's University, Page 15, April, 2006.

2. R. E. Novak, M. J. Mumma, S. Lee, L. Ivanov, G. Villanueva, B. Bonev, Mapping of D/H and Ozone in the Martian Atmosphere near Perihelion, 37th Annual Meeting of Division of Planetary Science of the American Astronomical Society and 31st Historical Astronomy Division Meeting, Cambridge, UK, 2005.

1. S. Lee, A. Jutila, P. B. Duncan, D. Needham, Water micro-droplets in simple hydrocarbons: dissolution, free energies of adhesion and bilayer permeability, The 229th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Spring 2005, San Diego, CA, 229: 232-COLL, MAR 14, 2005.