Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Research Assistant Professor

Leif Hanson, PhD
A&S Instrumentation Center
Office: BO 204
Phone: (419) 530-7848
Fax: (419) 530-2141

Professional Background:
B.S. 1982, University of Utah
M.S. 1988, University of Utah
Ph.D. 1995, University of Utah
Postdoctoral Fellow 1995-1997, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Research Scientist, 1997-1999, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Research Assistant Professor, 1999-2004, University of Tennessee/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Research Associate Professor, 2004-Present, A&S Instrumentation Center, University of Toledo


Research Synopsis:
Macromolecular neutron and x-ray diffraction and scattering studies (NSF funded research). X-ray crystallography methods development. Crystallization and biofuels studies (collaboration with Dr. Constance Schall, Department of Chemical Engineering). Solvent structures around biomolecules.

Last Updated: 1/26/18