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*248th American Chemical Society national meeting
San Fransisco August 10-14th 2014,
Symposium in honor of Jay Rasaiah - organized by Alenka Luzar and Gerhard Hummer.
Invitation & program details.

Dr. Rasaiah

Source: Water in Nonpolar Confinement:
From Nanotubes to Proteins and Beyond.

Ann. Rev. Physical Chemistry 59, 713-740,(2008)

Professor of Chemistry
Cooperating Professor of Physics

Fellow American Physical Society
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  • Secondary school, Trinity College, Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • B.Sc (Chemistry), University of Ceylon
  • Ph.D, 1965, University of Pittsburgh
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, SUNY, Stony Brook, 1965-1968
  • Assistant Professor, SUNY, Stony Brook, 1968-1969
  • Science Research Council Fellow, Oxford University, 1975
  • Visiting Fellow, Department of Applied Mathematics, Australian National University, 1980
  • Visiting Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, Royal Military College, University of New South Wales, 1981
  • Guest Scientist, Biotechnology Division, NIST, Gaithersburg, MD, 1999, 2002
  • Visiting Scientist, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda,MD,2000
Featured Article: Water Conduction through the Hydrophobic Channel of a Carbon Nanotube, Nature 414, 188 2001. Cited in 1,212 articles as of June 20th, 2013
Source: Water Conduction through the Hydrophobic Channel of a Carbon Nanotube
Cited in 1,366 articles as of May 4th, 2014
Nature 414, 188 (2001)