Paul W. Bohn
Arthur J. Schmitt Professor
Arthur J. Schmitt Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
B.S. Chemistry, University of Notre Dame (1977)
Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison (1981)
Member of Technical Staff, Special Materials Groups, Bell Laboratories (1981-1983)
Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1983-1989)
Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1989-1992)
Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1992-2006)
Arthur J. Schmitt Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame (2006-present)
Xu, W.; Ma, C.; Bohn, P.W. “Coupling of Independent Electrochemical Reactions and Fluorescence at Closed Bipolar Interdigitated Electrode Arrays,” ChemElectrochem 2016, in press. [DOI 10.1002/celc.201500366]
Xu, W.; Foster, E.; Ma, C.; Bohn, P.W. “On-Demand In situ Generation of Oxygen in a Nanofluidic Embedded Planar Microband Electrochemical Reactor,” Microfl. Nanofl. 2015, in press [DOI 10.1007/s10404-015-1636-7].
Baig, N.F.; Dunham, S.J.B.; Morales-Soto, N.; Shrout, J.D.; Sweedler, J.V.; Bohn, P.W. “Multimodal Chemical Imaging of Molecular Messengers in Emerging Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacterial Communities,” Analyst 2015, 140, 6544-6552. [DOI 10.1039/ c5an01149c]
Zaino, L.P. III; Grismer, D.A.; Han, D.; Crouch, G.M.; Bohn, P.W. “Single Molecule Spectroelectrochemistry of Freely Diffusing Flavin Mononucleotide in Zero-Dimensional Nanophotonic Structures,” Faraday Disc. 2015, in press.
Ma, C.; Zaino, L.P.; Bohn, P.W. “Self-Induced Redox Cycling Coupled Luminescence on Nanopore Recessed Disk-Multiscale Bipolar Electrodes,” Chem. Sci., 2015, 6, 3173-3179. [DOI 10.1039/c5sc00433k]
Zaino, L.P.;Contento, N.M.; Bohn, P.W. “Nanopore Embedded Reactions for Enhanced Chemical Transformations,” in The 18th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, The Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society, 2014, 54-57.
Fellow, Society for Applied Spectroscopy, 2012
Haines-Morris Lecturer, University of Tennessee, 2011
Kritzler Lecturer, Ohio Northern University, 2011
Theophilus Redwood Award, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2010
Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2008
Analyst, Royal Society of Chemistry, Editor for the Americas, 2007-2009; Chair of the Editorial Board, 2010-present.
Supervisory Board, Tyndall FlexiFab for Applied Convergent Nanotechnologies (TYFFANI), Tyndall National Institute, Cork, Ireland, 2011-present.
Editorial Board, Annual Review of Analytical Chemistry, Annual Reviews, 2012-present.
Executive Committee, Center for Nano-Chemical Electrical and Mechanical Manufacturing Systems – an NSF NSEC, 2008 – present.
Summary of Activities/Interests
Dr. Bohn’s research interests include: (a) integrated nanofluidic and microfluidic chemical measurement strategies for personal monitoring, (b) chemical and biochemical sensing in mass-limited samples, (c) smart materials, and (d) molecular approaches to nanotechnology.
He holds a joint appointment as Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and also serves as the Director of the Advanced Diagnostics & Therapeutics Initiative. As director he has also worked to establish the Precision Medicine program within the AD&T initiative.
August 30, 2016
November 4, 2013
May 9, 2012