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|MS||Universita' di Catania||Pharmaceutical Chemistry||2004|
|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
High-resolution microscopy (AFM, SEM )
Articles in Field Of Expertise
S. Ruan, D. Musumeci, W. Zhang, A. Gujral, M. D. Ediger, L. Yu. "Surface Transport Mechanisms in Molecular Glasses Probed by the Exposure of Nano-particles." The Journal of Chemical Physics. 146 2017: 203324.
D. Musumeci, M. Hasebe, L. Yu. "Crystallization of Organic Glasses: How Does Liquid Flow Damage Surface Crystal Growth?." Crystal Growth & Design. 12 2016: 2931-2936.
I. J. Vitorica-Yrezabal, S. Libri, J. R. Loader, G. Minguez Espallargas, M. Hipper, A. J. Fletcher, S. P. Thompson, J. E. Warren, D. Musumeci, M. D. Ward, L. Brammer. "Coordination Polymer Flexibility Leads to Polymorphism and Enables a Crystalline Solid-Vapour Reaction: A Multi-technique Mechanistic Study." Chemistry- A European Journal. 21 2015: 8799-8811.
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.
Reviews in Field Of Expertise
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Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Invited Oral Presentation: Poorly Water-Soluble Drugs and Strategies to Improve Their Solubility " 10/26/2018: CUNY-Queensborough Community College.
" 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.
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.
National Science Foundation (DMR-1828038), MRI: Acquisition of a Tabletop High-Resolution Scanning Electron Microscope. 10/01/2018 - 09/30/2021: $170,000.
Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Round 50, Study of the Impact of Intermolecular Interactions on the Heterogeneous Nucleation of Organic Molecules. 07/2019 - 06/2020: $3,500.
Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Round 49, Fast Crystallization Modes of Organic Glasses. 07/2018 - 06/2019: $3,500.
Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Round 48, Determination of Specific Binding Interactions at The Surface of Amorphous Solids. 07/2017 - 06/2018: $3,500.
Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Round 47, Study of Polymers as Crystallization Inhibitors of Poorly Water-Soluble Compounds. 07/2016 - 06/2017: $3,500.
Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Round 46, Systematic Study of the Effect of Small-Molecule Additives on Crystal Growth in Amorphous Drugs. 07/2015 - 06/2016: $3,500.
Offices Held In Professional Societies
American Chemical Society: 2013-present.
Licensed Pharmacist-Italy: 2009-present.
Supporting personnel for the ACS-Undergraduate Research Symposium,York College, NY: 05/05/2018.
Session Chair at the American Chemical Society Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting (ACS-MARM), Riverdale, NY: 06/09/2016-06/12/2016.