Musumeci, Daniele


Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education

    PhD Sheffield University Chemistry 2009 
    BS Universita' di Catania Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2004 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience

    York College/CUNY Assistant Professor Solid-state Chemistry 2013-present 
    University of Wisconsin-Madison Post-Doctoral Researcher Amorphous Pharmaceuticals 2011-2013 
    New York University Post-Doctoral Researcher Solid-state chemistry and crystallization processes 2009-2011 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience

  4. Non Academic Experience

    Place of EmploymentTitleDate
    Wyeth (Pfizer) Regulatory Affairs Officer 2005 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Assistant Professor 2013-present 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        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.

      2. Chapters in Books:
      3. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Government Reports or Monographs
    4. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. 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.

  9. Patents

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

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

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

  12. 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.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Academic advising: 2013-present.

      Student Development Committee: Fall 2013-present.

      Co-author of Pharmaceutical Science BS program curriculum proposals: Spring 2015.

      Chemistry Department Open House Organizer: Spring 2014.

    2. Service to the School

      Junior Science & Humanities Symposium, Application review: 2013-2015.

      Annual Open House-Pharmaceutical Science Program Faculty Representative: 9th November 2014.

      Accepted Student Reception- Pharmaceutical Science Program Faculty Representative: 4th May 2014.

      Cardinal Day- Pharmaceutical Science Program Faculty Representative: 14th November 2013.

      Co-author of Pharmaceutical Science Master program curriculum proposal: 2014-2015.

    3. Service to the College
    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    American Chemical Society: 2013-present.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      CHEM 111 Chemical Principles 2 
      CHEM 112 Chemical Principles 2: Lab 
      CHEM 101 L Chemical Principles 1: Lab 
      CHEM 102 Chemical Principles 2 
      CHEM 102 L Chemical Principles 2: Lab 
      CHEM 109 Chemical Principles 2: Lab 
      PHS 301 Pharmaceutics 
      PHS 401 Pharmacology 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Pharmaceutics, Characterization, development, evaluation, and preparation of pharmaceutical dosage forms.

      Pharmacology, Major classes of therapeutically relevant drugs and how they work at the molecualr and cellular levels.

      Master of Pharmaceutical Science and Management Program, New Master Program in Pharmaceutical Science and Management.

Musumeci, Daniele

Musumeci, Daniele
Assistant Professor