Dismukes, Charles

Distinguished Professor

Gerard C. Dismukes

Phone: 848-445-1489

E-mail: E-mail

FAX: 732-445-5312

Lab: Wright Rieman Labs 102

Office: Wright Rieman Labs 113

Mail: Chemistry & Chemical Biology, 610 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854


Education Links
  • Lowell Technological Institute, Lowell, MA: Chemistry, High Honors, BS 1971
  • Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI: Radiation Phys. Chemistry, PhD 1976, Mentor: John Willard
  • Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA: Biophysics 1976-1978
  • Lab. of Chemical Biodynamics Mentors: Kenneth Sauer and Melvin Klein

Research Summary

G. Charles Dismukes is a Distinguished Professor at Rutgers University on the faculties of the Chemistry & Chemical Biology Department and the Waksman Institute of Microbiology. He is a member of the executive committee of the Institute for Advanced Materials and Device Nanotechnology (IAMDN), and the graduate training faculty in Microbiology and Biochemistry.

Research Areas:  Biological and chemical methods for renewable solar-based fuel production, catalysis, photosynthesis, metals in biological systems and tools for investigating these systems.

Research Area(s): 
Biophysical Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry