Musumeci, Daniele

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    PhD  Sheffield University  Chemistry  2009 
    MS  Universita' di Catania  Pharmaceutical Chemistry  2004 
    BS  Universita' di Catania  Pharmaceutical Chemistry  2004 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    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 Employment Title Date
    Wyeth (Pfizer)  Regulatory Affairs Officer  2005 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

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

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

        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: 1-14.

        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. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. 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 48, Determination of Specific Binding Interactions at The Surface of Amorphous Solids. 07/2017 - 07/2018: $3,500.

    Professional Staff Congress-CUNY Round 47, Study of Polymers as Crystallization Inhibitors of Poorly Water-Soluble Compounds. 07/2016 - 07/2017: $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 - 07/2016: $3,500.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Coordinator of the M.S. Pharmaceutical Science program: 2016-present.

      Coordinator of the B.S. Pharmaceutical Science program: 2016-present.

      Graduate admission committee: 2016-present.

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

      Chemistry Department Open House Organizer: Spring 2014.

      Academic advising: 2013-present.

      Student Development Committee: Fall 2013-present.

    2. Service to the School

      Accepted Student Reception- Pharmaceutical Science Program Faculty Representative: 30th April 2017.

      Info Session -Master in Pharmaceutical Science and Business Program Faculty Representative: 16th February 2017.

      Annual Open House-Pharmaceutical Science Program Faculty Representative: 13th November 2016.

      Annual Graduate Open House-Master in Pharmaceutical Science and Business Program Faculty Representative: 25th October 2016.

      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

      College Curriculum Committee: 2016-present.

    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.

    Licensed Pharmacist-Italy: 2009-present.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      Course Description
      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 
      PHS 510  Advanced Pharmaceutics 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Advanced Pharmaceutics, Advanced scientific principles in the design of drug delivery systems, with emphasis on liquid dosage forms, nanomedicine, and controlled drug delivery systems.

      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.