Grantee Research Project Results
Short Introductory Bio:
Murray Johnston received a B.S. in Chemistry from Bucknell University and a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. After completing a postdoctoral fellowship at Northwestern University, he began his academic career as Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry and Fellow of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado, Boulder. He subsequently moved to the University of Delaware where he is currently Professor of Chemistry. He received a Center for Advanced Study Fellowship in 1999, the Outstanding Scholar Award in the College of Arts and Sciences in 2001, and the American Chemical Society Delaware Section Award in 2003. His research includes applications of mass spectrometry to a wide range of materials from airborne particles, to biological macromolecules, to industrial polymers.