Faculty List

Table 1: Fresno State Chemistry Research Faculty
Faculty Advisor Areas of Interest
Saeed Attar, Ph.D.

Catalytic asymmetric organic transformations

Qiao-Hong Chen, Ph.D.

Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry

Jai-Pil Choi, Ph.D.

Synthesis of nanomaterials,
Electrochemical and optical analyses of nanomaterials, and
Applications of nanomaterials in chemical/biological sensing and energy conversions

Kristi Closser, Ph.D.  
Laurent Dejean, Ph.D.


Dermot Donnelly, Ph.D.  
Melissa L. Garrett, Ph.D.

Bioinorganic chemistry of nickel compounds

Joy J. Goto, Ph.D.

Biochemistry of Neurodegenerative Diseases

Alam Hasson, Ph.D.

Air pollutant monitoring and emissions measurements
Atmospheric chemistry of pollutants
Health impacts of air toxins

Krish Krishnan, Ph.D.


Kalyani Maitra, Ph.D.  
Santanu Maitra, Ph.D.

Medicinal chemistry

Hubert Muchalski, Ph.D.  
Kin Ng, Ph.D.

Single molecule measurements and spectroscopy

Eric Person, Ph.D.

Forensic fire debris analysis
Clandestine laboratory investigation
Water quality testing

Masaki Uchida, Ph.D.