University of California, Riverside

Analytical Chemistry Instrumentation Facility


ACIF Staff Listing

Jie Zhou - Manager, Mass Spec FacilityJie Zhou
Academic Coordinator
Phone: 951-827-5287

B.S., 1982, Physics, Anhui University, China
M.S., 1985, Analytical Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Ph.D. 1994, Physics, University of Manitoba, Canada

Lecturer, 1985-1988, Dept. of Chemistry, Univ. of Science and Technology of China. Post Doc/Senior Research Associate, 1994-1997, City of Hope National Medical Center. Research Scientist, 1997-2006, Beckman Institute, California Institute of Technology. Director, 2006-2016, Protein and Peptide Microanalytical Lab, Beckman Institute. Academic Coordinator, 2016-present, Dept. of Chemistry, Univ. of California, Riverside

Research interests include electrospray and MALDI mass spectrometry analyses of small molecules, large biomolecules and protein post-translational modifications, and the development of ion-exchange based techniques for protein purification and phosphorylated peptide enrichment.

Lingchao Zhu - Manager, NMR and Optical Facilities
Academic Coordinator
Phone: 951-827-3628

B.S., 2008, Physics, University of Science and Technology of China
Ph.D., 2013, Physics, University of California, Riverside
Instrument Technologist, 2013-2018, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Assistant Director of NMR facility, 2018-2019, University of Pennsylvania
Academic Coordinator, 2019-present, University of California, Riverside

Research interests include development of NMR and optical spectroscopic techniques for the determination of the solution structure of biomolecules, kinetic studies of small molecules in the gas phase, and solvent effects on the electron-transfer rates of transition metal complexes.

Charlene Tsay - Manager, X-ray FacilityCharlene Tsay
Academic Coordinator
Phone: 951-827-4645


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Analytical Chemistry Instrumentation Facility
Chemical Sciences Bldg.
Director: (951) 827-3565
Mass Spec: (951) 827-5287
NMR: (951) 827-3628
Optical: (951) 827-3628
X-ray: (951) 827-4645
Fax: (951) 827-4713