Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Chemistry & Biochemistry

Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan, Ph.D.

Contact

nmirsalehkohan@twu.edu
940-898-2035
ASSC 327

Education

Ph.D., Physics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennesse, 2008
M.S., Physics, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, 2003
B.S., Physics, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, 1997

Expertise

Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering; Interaction of Anticancer Drugs with DNA; Negative Ions; Radiation Damage to DNA; Spectroscopy Techniques

Latest Articles

Energetics and Vibrational Signatures of Nucleobase Argyrophilic Interactions
ACS Omega (2018)
S Lee, S Johnson, T Ellington, Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan, G Tschumper

Raman and Infrared Studies of Platinum-Based Drugs: Cisplatin, Carboplatin, Oxaliplatin, Nedaplatin and Heptaplatin
Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2018)
M Torres, S Khan, M Duplanty, H C Lozano, T J Morris

Civic Engagement for Chemistry and Biochemistry Majors at Texas Woman's University
American Association of Colleges and Universities (2018)
C. F. Maguire, Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan, R. D. Sheardy

Raman Scattering of Cisplatin Near Silver Nanoparticles
Optics Communications (2018)
Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan, M. Duplanty, M. Torres, M. Moazzezi, Y.V. Rostovtsev

Laser Shock-Wave Induced Crystallization
Journal of Crystal Growth & Design (2017)
Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan, A. Fischer, B. Graves, M. Bolorizadeh, D. Kondepudi

Incorporating Photo-Book of Concepts in Physics and Environmental Chemistry Courses
Science Education and Civic Engagement: An International Journal (2016)
Nasrin MirsalehKohan, Cynthia Maguire

Low-Energy Electron-Induced 'Oxygen Fixation' to DNA SAMs studied by stimulated anion desorption
Journal of Physics: Conference Series (2014)
S Massey, N Mirsaleh-Kohan, Y Zheng, A D Bass, L Sanche

Resonance-Rayleigh Scattering and Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy of Silver Nanocubes
Journal of Physcis Chemistry C (2014)
V Iberi, N W Bigelow, N Mirsaleh-Kohan, S Griffin, P D Simmons

Chapters

Communicating Your Research to the Public: A Trip to the Mall
in Citizens First! Democracy, Social Responsibility and Chemistry | ACS Symposium Books (2018)
Nasrin MirsalehKohan, S. Khan, Cynthia Maguire, Richard D. Sheardy

Professional Affiliations

  • American Chemical Society (ACS) 2006-present
  • Sigma Pi Sigma (National Physics Honor Society), Lifetime membership

Honors & Awards

  • Co-recipient of the William E. Bennett Award for Extraordinary Contributions to Citizen Science from the National Center for Science and Civic Engagement, National Center for Science and Civic Engagement (2018)
  • Redbud Awards Festival Faculty Advisor of the Year, Texas Woman's University, Texas Woman's University (2018)
  • Mary Mason Lyon Award, Texas Woman's University (2018)
  • Leadership Fellows, National Center for Science and Civic Engagement, National Center for Science and Civic Engagement (2017)