Personnel.


Current Collaborations.


Ubiquinol:cytochrome c2 oxidoreductase (bc-complex) of Rhodobacter sphaeroides

Professor Robert Gennis, Dept. Biochemistry, UIUC
Professor Alexey Semenov, Biochemistry, Moscow State University
Dr. Ed Berry, Lawrence Lab, Berkeley
Prof. Les Dutton, U. Penn (Cartoon of ARC by PLD)
Prof. Fevzi Daldal, U. Penn

Organization of electron transfer chains

Professor Tim Donohue, Wisconsin
Professor Colin Wraight, UIUC (Interactions of iso-cytc2 in Rb. sphaeroides)

Prof. Pierre Joliot and Dr. Anne Joliot, College de France and IBPC, Paris (Cyt bf-complex)

Dr. Neil Hunter, Sheffield, UK (PufX Protein)

Dr. Andre Vermeglio, CE de Cadarache, France (Chromatophore heterogeneity)

Photosystem II.

Dr. Jun Minagawa, RIKEN, Japan
Prof. Richard Sayre, Ohio State University
Dr. Stenbjorn Styring, Stockholm University, Sweden
Dr. Bill Rutherford, CE de Saclay, France
Dr. Jonathan Nugent, University of London
Prof. David Kramer, Washington State University
Prof. Govindjee, Plant Biology, UIUC

Photosynthesis in Intact Plants.

Prof. David Kramer, Washington State University
Prof. Don Ort, Plant Biology, UIUC


Faculty Visitors


Collaborators and colleagues have included a number of visitors to the laboratory, research students and postdoctoral fellows.

Professor N. Good, Michigan State University (Guggenheim Fellow) 1971-72

Professor D. W. Deamer, University of California (Welcome Foundation Grant) June-Dec. 1971

Professor L. Steinrauf, Indiana University (Sabbatical leave) Jan.-July 1973

Dr. R. Hiller, Macquirie University, N.S.W. (Traveling Fellowship) 1973-74

Professor B. A. Melandri, University of Bologna (NATO Travel Grant) Several visits 1972-76

Dr. G. Hauska, Technical University, Bochum (NATO Travel Grant) July-Aug. 1973, 1975

Dr. R. Hill, University of Cambridge Brief visits, 1972-73

Drs. Pierre (Miller Professor, University of Illinois) and Anne Joliot, IBPC, Paris July-Sept. 1978

Dr. B. Bouges-Bocquet, IBPC, Paris (NSF, U.S.-France Program) 1979-80

Dr. R. Cogdell, Glasgow University, (NIH Visiting Research Assoc. Professor) June-Sept. 1980

Dr. A. Baccarini-Melandri, University of Bologna (NIH Visiting Research Professor) Jan.-Feb. 1980

Dr. M. Snozzi, University of Zurich (Swiss Government Research Grant) 1981-83

Dr. Y. Inoue, Rikagaku Kenkyusho (UIUC -RIKEN Joint Solar Energy Project) Brief Visits 1979-80

Dr. S. Itoh, National Research Institute (U.S.-Japan Solar Energy Project) 1983

Dr. H. Koike, Rikagaku Kenkyusho (U.S.-Japan Solar Energy Project) 1984

Prof. Pierre Joliot, College de France (Miller Professor, Beckman Professor, UIUC) April-June 1991

Dr. Anne Joliot, IBPC, Paris April-June 1991

Additional visitors for brief periods of collaborative research have included Dr. N. Holmes, Dr. B. A. Melandri, Dr. G. Babcock, Dr. R. Niederman, Dr. D. Zannoni, Dr. P. Scolnik, Dr. M. Symons, Dr. S. Malkin, Dr. G. Hauska, Dr. Beverley Green.


Post-doctoral Fellows


At University of Bristol:

Dr. J. B. Jackson, University of Bristol (SRC Research Fellowship) 1970-72

Dr. B. Silverstein, Weizmann Institute (EMBO Fellowship) 1972-1973

Dr. J. Lavergne, CERN, Gyf-sur-Yvette (CNRS Fellowship) 1973-1974

Dr. S. Itoh, University of Tokyo (SRC Post-doctoral) 1974-75

Dr. H. Celis, University of Mexico (SRC Post-doctoral) 1975-77

Dr. D. Crowther, University of Bristol (EEC Grant) 1976-77

Dr. S. Saphon, Technische Univ., Berlin (SRC Grant) 1976-78

At University of Illinois:

Dr. S. Saphon UIUC Research Board Grant, 1978-1979 3M company

Dr. J. M. Bowes (NSF Post-doctoral), 1979-80 (not known)

Dr. A. W. Rutherford (NSF and NIH Post-doc), 1979-81 Sen. Res. Sci., CEA, Saclay

Dr. H. H. Robinson (DOE Post-doctoral), 1980-88 Sen. Res. Sci., UIUC

Dr. K. Leto (DOE Post-doctoral), 1980-81 Sen. Res. Sci., Monsanto

Dr. M. Snozzi (NIH Post-doctoral), 1983-84 Faculty, ETH, Zurich

Dr. Elzbieta Glaser (EMBO Fellowship), 1983-84 Faculty, Biochem., Stockholm

Dr. C. Yerkes (DOE and USDA Post-doctoral), 1981-95 Lecturer, School of Chemical Sciences, UIUC

Dr. S.W. Meinhardt (NIH Post-doctoral), 1984-85 Faculty, U. N. Dakota

Dr. E. Berry (NIH Post-doctoral), 1984-88 Sen. Res. Sci., LBL, Berkeley

Dr. P. Morse (DOE Post-doctoral), 1985-86 Faculty, N. Illinois U

Dr. Kathe Andrews (NIH Post-doctoral), 1988-89 Faculty, U. S. Illinois

Dr. Javier Fernandez Velasco (NIH Post-doctoral), 1989-92 Post-doc., Berkeley

Dr. David Kramer (DOE Post-doctoral), 1990-94 Faculty, Wash. State U.

Dr. Yue Chen (NSF Post-doctoral), 1990-91 (not known)

Dr. Georg Bechmann (NIH Post-doctoral), 1992-94 Staff scientist, Proctor&Gamble

Dr. Jun Minagawa (DOE Post-doctoral), 1992-95 Staff scientist, RIKEN, Japan

*Dr. Richard Kuras (NIH Post-doctoral), 1995-present


Research Students, Ph.D. Degree


At University of Bristol:

J. B. Jackson (MRC Student) 1967-70 Senior Lecture, U. of Birmingham, U.K.

C.A. Wraight (SRC Studentship) 1967-70 Professor, Biophysics and Plant Biol., Director, Prgm. in Biophysics, U. of Illinois.

R. J. Cogdell (SRC Studentship) 1970-73 Professor, Botany, U. of Glasgow, U.K.

E. H. Evans (SRC Studentship) 1970-73 Professor, John Moore U., Liverpool, U.K., Director, School of Molecular Biology

R. C. Prince (SRC Studentship) 1971-74 Staff Scientist, EXXON Research

N. G. Holmes (SRC Studentship) 1972-75 Post doctoral Assoc., U. of Sheffield, U.K.

D. Crowther (SRC Studentship) 1973-76 Staff, Resc. Institute for Photosynthesis, U. of Sheffield (till 1986)

At University of Bristol and University of Illinois:

J. M. Bowes (SRC Studentship, 1975-77; UIUC Research Board, 1978) Post-doc, IBPC, Paris; U. of Cambridge, U.K.;

M. W. Kendall-Tobias (STL student, 1975-77; (UIUC Research Board, 1978-79) Staff Scientist, Perkin Elmer

J. R. Bowyer (SRC Student, 1976-77; UIUC RB, 1978; NIH RA, 1979-80) Professor and Head, Botany, Bedford College, U. London, U.K.

At University of Illinois:

S. Meinhardt (NIH RA) 1978-83 Asst. Prof., N. Dakota State

S. Taoka (DOE RA) 1981-89 Post-doctoral, Solar Energy Institute

Z. Wang (NIH RA) 1983-90 Post-doctoral, U. Texas, Austin

Y. Chen (NIH RA) 1983-90 Post-doctoral, Beckman Institute

S. Van Doren (LAS Fellowship, 1985-86; NIH RA, 1986-91) Asst. Prof., U. Missouri

K. Andrews (Joint with Dr. Gennis; NIH RA, 1986-88) Faculty, U. South. Illinois

D. Kramer (DOE RA, 1986-88; McKnight RA, 1988-90) Asst. Prof., Washington State U.

G. Neshich (Joint with Dr. Wraight) 1988-91 Faculty, U. Brasilia

Laura Walsh (NIH RA; TA) 1988-1993 Research Programmer, SCS, UIUC

*Sangjin Hong (NIH RA) 1991-present

*Atsuko Kanazawa (USDA/DOE/IPRTG) 1992-present

*Mariana Guergova (NIH RA) 1994-present

*Kristen Alvarez (IPRTG) 1995-present

MS degree.

K. Groh (Mollmann) (NIH Research Assistant) 1982-85

O. Adawi (DOE Research Assistant) 1984-88

Irene Baroli (USDA RA) 1989-1992

Michael Bobak (SOLS Assistantship) 1990-1993

Hui-zhu Liu (DOE RA) 1991-1993

Graduate Research Assistants

G. V. Tierney (SRC Grant; 1972-79; Research Board, U. of Illinois, 1979-80)

Sylvia Celis (SRC Grant, 1975-76; EEC Contract, 1976-77)

Lee Ann Oimoen (NIH Grant, 1979-81)

J. McCarthy (DOE Grant. 1980-81)

Kally Webster (NIH Grant, 1981-83)

F. Owen (DOE Grant, 1981-83)

Mary Hadden (DOE Grant, 1983-84)

Eileen Crowley (NIH Grant, 1984)

Michael Kulikowski (NIH Grant, 1984-88)

Bruce Hundley (DOE Grant, 1984-85)

Jim Fenton (DOE and NIH Grants, 1988-1995)

Virginia Dahms (DOE and NIH Grants) 1988-91

Undergraduate students

Frank Owen (Electronics technician, Computer Sciences Project)

Karen Weis (Technical Assistant, U-grad. Honors Project)

Amy Gubaki (U.grad research project, 1992-1993)

Maureen McCarthy (Howard Hughes U.grad Research, Summer 1993)

Robert Ratt (U.grad research project, 1993-1994)

Michelle Vorwald (U.grad research project, 1993-94)

Michelle McCullen (U.grad research project, 1993-1994)

Justin Roth (U.grad research project, 1994-1994)

*Tamara Acosta (U.grad research project, 1994-present)

*Timothy Miller (U.grad Electronics Asst, 1994-present)

*Scott Zebrauskas (U.grad Electronics Asst, 1994-present)

Numerous other undergraduate students on research projects or as part-time technical assistants.

*Indicates Current personnel