Angel C de Dios

Associate Professor

de DiosOffice: 312 Regents Hall
Phone: 202-687-0670
Fax: 202-687-6209



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B.S. 1985, Ateneo de Manila University
Ph.D. 1992, University of Illinois at Chicago
Research Associate 1992-94, University of Illinois, Urbana
American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellow 1994-95, University of Illinois, Urbana
Visiting Scientist, National Institutes of Health 2002-2003; 

Camille and Henry Dreyfus New Faculty Award (1995), NSF CAREER Award (1999), Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching, (2004)



General Chemistry I & II, Physical Chemistry I & II, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Quantum Mechanics, Intro to Research Experimentation

Research Interests

The development of both theoretical and experimental methods in NMR spectroscopy to solve problems involving biomolecules and catalysts.

In the News

Grant Extends Professors' Malaria Research
Georgetown University chemistry professors receive NIH-NIAID research grant for their interdisciplinary efforts in developing improved drugs to treat drug resistant malaria.
April 7, 2005.

College Dean Recognizes Outstanding Faculty
Three professors are honored during the College Faculty Convocation with the annual Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching. Winners, selected annually, are nominated by their department chairs and selected by their faculty colleagues.
January 26, 2005

Recent Publications

"Structure of the Amodiaquine - FPIX m oxo Dimer Solution Complex at Atomic Resolution."
A.C. de Dios, L.B. Casabianca, A. Kosar and Paul D. Roepe, Inorg. Chem., 2004, 43, 8078-8084.

"Correlations Between 31P Chemical Shift Anisotropy and Molecular Structure in Polycrystalline O,O'-Dialkyldithiophosphate Zinc(II) and Nickel(II) Complexes: 31P CP/MAS NMR and ab-initio Quantum Mechanical Calculation Studies."
A-C. Larsson, A.V. Ivanov, W. Forsling, O.N. Antzutkin, A.E. Abraham and A.C. de Dios, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2005, 127, 2218-2230.

"Theoretical and Physical Aspects of Nuclear Shielding"
C.J. Jameson and A.C. de Dios, in A Specialist Periodical Report , The Royal Society of Chemistry, London, 2005, in press.

"Interactions Between Pairs of Antimalarial Drugs Studied by 13 NMR Chemical Shifts."
L.B. Casabianca and A. C. de Dios, Magn. Reson. Chem., in press.

"Carbon Chemical Shift Tensor Components in Quinolines and Quinoline N-Oxides."
C.M. Faller, L.B. Casabianca and A.C. de Dios, J. Phys. Chem. A, in press

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