Bruce J. Hinds, Ph.D.

William Bryan Professor of Materials Engineering

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University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Chemical and Materials Engineering - CME
350 ASTeCC
Lexington, KY 40506-0286
Phone: 859-218-6543
Fax: 859-323-1929

Professional Preparation

Harvey Mudd College Chemistry B.S., 1991
Northwestern University Chemistry M.S., 1992
Northwestern University Inorganic Chemistry Ph.D., 1996

Professional Experience

Associate Professor, Dept. of Chem. & Mater. Eng, University of KY 2007-present
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chem. & Mater. Eng., University of KY 2001-2007
Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Physical Electronics, Tokyo Inst. of Tech., Tokyo Japan 1998-2001
Postdoctoral Appointment, Dept. of Physics, North Carolina State University, 1996-1998

Selected Publications

  • “Programmable transdermal drug delivery of nicotine using carbon nanotube membranes” Wu, K.S. Paudel, C.L. Strasinger, D. Hamell, Audra L. Stinchcomb*, B. J. Hinds* Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 2010 107(26) 11698-11702.
  • “Nanoscale hydrodynamics: Enhanced flow in carbon nanotubes” Majumder, M.; Chopra, N.; Andrews, R; Hinds, B.J* Nature 2005, 438, 44.
  • “Aligned Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Membranes” Hinds, B.J.*; Chopra, N.; Andrews, R.; Gavalas, V.; Bachas L. Science 2004 303 62-65.
  • “Voltage Gated Carbon Nanotube Membranes” Majumder, M.; Zhan, X; Andrews, R; Hinds, B.J * Langmuir 2007 23, 8624-8631.
  • “Effect of Tip Functionalization on Transport through Vertically Oriented Carbon Nanotube Membranes” Majumder, M.; Chopra, N.; Hinds, B.J * J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 2005; 127, 9062-9070.
  • “Reversible Biochemical Switching of Ionic Transport through Aligned Carbon Nanotube Membranes” Nednoor, P.; Chopra, N.; Gavalas, V.; Bachas, L.G.*; Hinds, B.J.* Chem. Mater. 2005 17, 3595-3599.
  • “Bi-functional Carbon Nanotubes by Sidewall Protection” Chopra, N; Majumdar, M; Hinds, B.J.* Adv. Funct. Mater. 2005 15, 858-64.
  • “Control of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Diameter by Selective Growth on the Exposed Edge of a Thin Film Multilayer Structure” Chopra, N. Kichambare, P.D. Andrews, R. and Hinds, B.J. Nanoletters 2002 2(10) 1177-1181.
  • “Carbon Nanotube Based Biomimetic Membranes: Mimicking Protein Channels Regulated by Phosphorylation” Nednoor, P; Gavalas, V.G; Chopra, N; Hinds, B.J.*, Bachas, L.G.* J. Mater. Chem.. 2007 17, 1755–1757
  • “Enhanced Electro-Static Modulation of Ionic Diffusion through Carbon Nanotube Membranes by Diazonium Grafting Chemistry” Majumder, M; Keis K.; Zhan, X.;Meadows, C; Cole,J; Hinds, B.J.* J. Membr. Sci. 2008, 316, 89-96
  • ‘Fouling Characteristics and Electrochemical Recovery of Carbon Nanotube Membranes’ X. Sun
    , Ji Wu, Z. Che, X. Su and B.J. Hinds* Adv. Funct. Mater. In press 2012
  • Ionic Rectification by Electrostatically Actuated Tethers on Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Membranes’
    J. Wu, X. Zhan, B.J. Hinds Chem Comm. 2012 48(64) 7979-81