Musumeci, Daniele


Assistant Professor
Chemistry

Phone: 718-262-2765
Office Location: AC-3F01K
DMusumeci@york.cuny.edu

Office Hours 
Spring 2015: Wednesday and Friday 03:00pm - 04:00pm 
Or by appointment send email to dmusumeci@york.cuny.edu 

Education

DegreeInstitutionFieldDates
PhD Sheffield University Chemistry 2009 
BS Universita' di Catania Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2004 

Areas of Expertise

Solid-state pharmaceutical chemistry and materials science
Crystallization and crystal engineering
Amorphous solids, polymorphs and co-crystals
Solid-state characterization
High-resolution microscopy (AFM, SEM )

Articles in Field Of Expertise

M. Hasebe, D. Musumeci, L. Yu. "Fast Surface Crystallization of Molecular Glasses: Creation of Depletion Zones by Surface Diffusion and Crystallization Flux." Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 119 2015: 3304-3311.

M. Hasebe, D. Musumeci, C. T. Powell, T. Cai,E. Gunn, L. Zhu, L. Yu. "Fast Surface Crystal Growth on Molecular Glasses and Its Termination by the Onset of Fluidity." Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 118 2014: 7638-7646.

D. Musumeci, C. T. Powell, M. D. Ediger, L. Yu. "Termination of Solid-State Crystal Growth in Molecular Glasses by Fluidity." Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 5 2014: 1705-1710.

D. Musumeci, C. Hu, M. D. Ward. "Anticounterfeit Protection of Pharmaceutical Products with Spatial Mapping of X-ray-Detectable Barcodes and Logos." Analytical Chemistry. 83 2011: 7444-7450.

D. Musumeci, C. A. Hunter, R. Prohens, S. Scuderi, J. F. McCabe. "Virtual Co-crystal Screening." Chemical Science. 2 2011: 883-890.

D. Musumeci, M. D. Ward. "Elucidation of the crystal growth mechanism of melamine-cyanuric acid by using real time in situ atomic force microscopy." CrystEngComm. 13 2011: 1067-1069.

D. Musumeci, C. A. Hunter, J. F. McCabe. "Solvent Effects on Acridine Polymorphism." Crystal Growth & Design. 4 2010: 1661-1664.

A. Camara-Campos, D. Musumeci, C. A. Hunter, S. M. Turega. "Chemical Double Mutant Cycles for the Quantification of Cooperativity in Hydrogen-bonded Complexes." Journal of the American Chemical Society. 131 2009: 18518-18524.

K. Chadwick, R. J. Davey, G. Dent, R. G. Pritchard, C. A. Hunter, D. Musumeci. "Cocrystallyzation: A Solution Chemistry Perspective and the Case of Benzophenone and Diphenylamine." Crystal Growth & Design. 4 2009: 1990-1999.

Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

" Invited Oral Presentation:Crystallization of Molecular Glasses " 04/06/2015-04/10/2015: Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, US.

" Oral Presentation:Fast Surface Crystal Growth on Organic Glasses " 12/08/2014: CUNY-Queens College, NY, US.

" Invited Oral Presentation:Fast Surface Crystal Growth and Stabilization of Amorphous Pharmaceutical Solids " 11/06/2014: Long Island subsection of New York American Chemical Society Meeting.

" Invited Oral Presentation: Fast Surface Crystal Growth on Organic Glasses " 08/04/2013-08/09/2013: International Conference on the Chemistry of the Organic Solid State XXI.

" Poster Presentation: Fast Surface Crystal Growth on Organic Glasses Studied by High- Resolution Microscopy " 10/14/2012-10/18/2012: American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists annual meeting.

" Poster Presentation: Fast Surface Crystal Growth on Organic Glasses Studied by High- Resolution Microscopy " 06/10/2012-06/15/2012: Gordon Research Conference: Crystal Engineering.

Patents

Michael Ward, Daniele Musumeci, Chunhua Hu. 2012. Methods of identifying original and counterfeit articles using micro x-​ray diffraction mapping. Patent WO 2012174232.

Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

Best oral presentation award at AstraZeneca Ph.D. Day: 10/22/2008.

Grants-In-Aid

Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Round 46, Systematic Study of the Effect of Small-Molecule Additives on Crystal Growth in Amorphous Drugs. 07/2015 - 07/2016: $3,500.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

American Chemical Society: 2013-present.

Musumeci, Daniele
 

Musumeci, Daniele
Assistant Professor
Chemistry