Gilles Muller

Gilles Muller

Associate Dean of Research, Office of Research
Inorganic Chemistry and Chemical Biology 

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(408) 924-2632
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B.S., Chemistry, University Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France, 1993
M.S., Chemistry, University Louis Pasteur
, Strasbourg, France, 1994
D.E.A., P
ost-Master Degree, Inorganic Chemistry, University Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France, 1995
Ph.D., Coordination Chemistry,University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 2001
Teaching Post-doctoral Scholar, University of Minnesota Duluth, 2001-2004

Research Interests

Lanthanides, complexes, circularly polarized luminescence, chirality, thermodynamics, and spectroscopy.

Selected Publications

  • Localizing Perturbations of the Racemic Equilibria Involving Dipicolinate Derived Lanthanide(III) Complexes, B. T. Nguyen, A. J. Ingram, G. Muller, Chirality, 2016,28, 325-331.
  • Circularly Polarized Luminescence From Simple Organic Molecules, E. M. Sanchez-Carnerero, A. R. Agarrabeita, F. Moreno, B. L. Maroto, G. Muller, M. J. Ortiz, S. de la Moya, Chem. Eur. J., 2015,21, 13488-13500.
  • Enantio-Enriched CPL-Active Helicene-Bipyridine-Rhenium Complexes, N. Saleh, M. Srebro, T. Reynaldo, N. Vanthuyne, L. Toupet, V. Y. Chang, G. Muller, J. A. G. Williams, C. Roussel, J. Autschbach, J. Crassous, Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 3754-3757.
  • Potential Switchable Circularly Polarized Luminescence From Chiral Cyclometalated Platinum(II) Complexes, X.-P. Zhang, V. Y. Chang, J. Liu, X. Yang, W. Huang, Y. Li, C.-H. Li, G. Muller, X.-Z. You, Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54, 143-152.
  • Acid-Base Triggered Switching Circularly Polarized Luminescence and Electronic Circular Dichroism in Organic and Organometallic Helicenes, N. Saleh, B. Moore, II, M. Srebro, N. Vanthuyne, L. Toupet, J. A. G. Williams, C. Roussel, K. K. Deol, G. Muller, J. Autschbach, J. Crassous, Chem. Eur. J., 2015, 21, 1673-1681.
  • Circularly Polarized Luminescence; G. Muller, In Luminescence of Lanthanide Ions in Coordination Compounds and Nanomaterials, First Edition, Ed. A. de Bettencourt-Dias, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: Chichester, United Kingdom, 2014, Chapter 3, pp. 77-124.
  • Circularly Polarized Luminescence by Visible-Light Absorption in a Chiral O-BODIPY Dye: Unprecedented Design of CPL Organic Molecules From Achiral Chromophores, E. M. Sanchez-Carnerero, F. Moreno, B. L. Maroto, A. R. Agarrabeita, M. J. Ortiz, B. G. Vo, G. Muller, S. de la Moya, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 3346-3349.