M.C. Demirel Laboratory
Biointerface Engineering
  • Contact Info
Phone: 814-863-2270 (Prof. Demirel)
814-863-9967 (Lab-EES 108, 107, 106 and 114A)
814-865-7302 (Student offices- EES 412)
Fax:    814-865-9974
  • Address
212 Earth and Engineering Science Bldg,
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA, 16802, USA

Overview
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Our research focuses on theory-driven functional materials synthesis and fabrication for designing novel engineering materials to produce next generation materials for an array of fields including energy, biomedicine and security/defense.

Malvadkar N., Hancock, M., Sekeroglu, K., Dressick, W., Demirel, M.C., "An Engineered Nanofilm with Unidirectional Wetting", Vol. 12,  1023-1028, Nature Materials, 2010 (PDF)

Guerette, P, et al., "Accelerating the design of biomimetic materials by integrating RNA-seq with proteomics and materials science", Nature Biotechnology, 2013 (PDF)

Demirel, M.C., Lesk A. “Molecular Forces in Antibody Maturation”, Physical Review Letters, Vol. 95, 2005, article no. 208106  (PDF)

Demirel, M.C., Kuprat, A.P, George, D.C., and Rollett, A.D., "Bridging Experiments and Simulations in Microstructural Evolution," Vol. 90, Issue 1, Physical Review Letters, 2003, article no 16106. (PDF)

Bahar, I., Atilgan, A.R., Demirel, M. C. and Erman, B., "Vibrational Dynamics of Folded Proteins" Physical Review Letters, Vol. 80, No. 12, 1998, pp. 2733 -- 2736 (PDF)

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