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Publications

  • Gražulis, S., A. Sarjeant, P. Moeck, J. Stone‐Sundberg, T. Snyder, W. Kaminsky, A. Oliver, C. Stern, L. Dawe and D. Rychkov. 2015. Crystallographic education in the 21st century. Journal of Applied Crystallography 48: 1964-1975.

  • Smith, C., N. Antunes, N. Stewart, H. Frase, M. Toth, K. Kantardjieff and S. Vakulenko. 2015. Structural Basis for Enhancement of Carbapenemase Activity in the OXA-51 Family of Class D beta-Lactamases. Acs Chemical Biology 10: 1791-1796.

  • Nepal, R., J. Spencer, G. Bhogal, A. Nedunuri, T. Poelman, T. Kamath, E. Chung, K. Kantardjieff, A. Gottlieb and B. Lustig. 2015. Logistic regression models to predict solvent accessible residues using sequence‐ and homology‐based qualitative and quantitative descriptors applied to a domain‐complete X‐ray structure learning set. Journal of Applied Crystallography 48: 1976-1984.

  • Weichenberger, C., P. Afonine, K. Kantardjieff and B. Rupp. 2015. solvent component of macromolecular crystals. Acta Crystallographica Section D 71: 1023-1038.

  • Reinheimer, E., A. Hickman, J. Moretti, X. Ouyang, K. Kantardjieff and A. Johnson. 2012. Synthesis and Structure of 2-Cyclohexylamino-3-methyl-1,1-diphenyl-butan-1-ol (d-N-Cyclohexyl-diphenylvalinol), an Amino Alcohol Ligand Useful in Asymmetric Catalysis. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 42: 911-915.

  • Reinheimer, E., M. Jang, S. Sobelman, A. Stewart, K. Kantardjieff and A. Johnson. 2012. High Resolution Structure of Half-Cage Isodrin Propionate, a Molecule Suitable for Studying Nuclear Overhauser Effects in the Organic Laboratory. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 42: 790-793.

  • Neeman, H., H. Severini, D. Wu and K. Kantardjieff. 2010. Teaching high performance computing via videoconferencing. ACM Inroads 1: 67-71.

  • Kantardjieff, K., J. Ng and B. Santarsiero. 2010. Efforts to enhance coverage of crystallography in United States secondary education. .

  • Kantardjieff, K., C. Lind, J. Ng and B. Santarsiero. 2010. Efforts to enhance coverage of crystallography in United States secondary education. Journal of Applied Crystallography 43: 1181-1188.

  • Kantardjieff, K., A. Kaysser-Pyzalla and P. Spadon. 2010. Crystallography education and training for the 21st century. Journal of Applied Crystallography 43: 1137-1138.

  • Li, H., Y. Yang, D. Zhu, L. Hua and K. Kantardjieff. 2010. Highly Enantioselective Mutant Carbonyl Reductases Created via Structure-Based Site-Saturation Mutagenesis. Journal of Organic Chemistry 75: 7559-7564.

  • Kantardjieff, K. 2010. Pushing the boundaries of technology to educate and train the next generation of crystallographers. Journal of Applied Crystallography 43: 1276-1282.

  • Pimentel, H., S. Courellis, K. Kantardjieff and B. Rupp. 2009. Performance Evaluation of Shake&wARP, A Cluster Enabled Application for Macromolecular Crystallography. 2009 International Conference on Computing, Engineering and Information: 149-152.

  • Gray, L., T. Kidane, A. Nguyen, S. Akagi, K. Petrasek, Y. Chu, A. Cabrera, K. Kantardjieff, A. Mason and M. Linder. 2009. Copper proteins and ferroxidases in human plasma and that of wild-type and ceruloplasmin knockout mice. Biochemical Journal 419: 237-245.

  • Wang, R., X. Wang, E. Sundberg, P. Nguyen, G. Grant, C. Sheth, Q. Zhao, S. Herron, K. Kantardjieff and L. Li. 2009. Synthesis, Structures, Spectroscopic and Electrochemical Properties of Dinitrosyl Iron Complexes with Bipyridine, Terpyridine, and 1,10-Phenathroline. Inorganic Chemistry 48: 9779-9785.

  • Rupp, B. and K. Kantardjieff. 2008. Macromolecular Crystallography. Molecular Biomethods Handbook: 821-849.

  • Zhu, D., Y. Yang, S. Majkowicz, T. Pan, K. Kantardjieff and L. Hua. 2008. Inverting the enantioselectivity of a carbonyl reductase via substrate-enzyme docking-guided point mutation. Organic Letters 10: 525-528.

  • Fields, J., X. Ouyang, S. Herron, K. Kantardjieff, A. Jabalameli and F. Gomez. 2007. 1-[Ferrocenyl(hydroxy)methyl]-1,7-dicarba-closo-dodecaborane. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 37: 55-62.

  • Law, K., R. Acey, C. Smith, D. Benton, S. Soroushian, B. Eckenrod, R. Stedman, K. Kantardjieff and K. Nakayama. 2007. Dialkyl phenyl phosphates as novel selective inhibitors of butyrylcholinesterase. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 355: 371-378.

  • Reinheimer, E., K. Kantardjieff, X. Ouyang, S. Herron, T. Lu and J. Casalnuovo. 2007. Crystal Structures of Diphosphinated Chromium Fischer Amino Carbenes. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 37: 507-515.

  • Smith, C., M. Caccamo, K. Kantardjieff and S. Vakulenko. 2007. Structure of GES-1 at atomic resolution. Acta Crystallographica Section D 63: 982.

  • Kiang, D., S. Yagi, K. Kantardjieff, E. Kim, J. Louie and D. Schnurr. 2007. Molecular characterization of a variant rhinovirus from an outbreak associated with uncommonly high mortality. Journal of Clinical Virology 38: 227-237.

  • Smith, C., M. Caccamo, K. Kantardjieff and S. Vakulenko. 2007. Structure of GES‐1 at atomic resolution. Acta Crystallographica Section D 63: 982-992.

  • Wang, X., E. Sundberg, L. Li, K. Kantardjieff, S. Herron, M. Lim and P. Ford. 2005. cyclic tetra-nuclear dinitrosyl iron complex [Fe(NO)2(imidazolate)]4. Chemical Communications: 477-479.

  • Kantardjieff, K., C. Vasquez, P. Castro, N. Warfel, B. Rho, T. Lekin, C. Kim, B. Segelke, T. Terwilliger and B. Rupp. 2005. Structure of pyrR (Rv1379) fromMycobacterium tuberculosis. Acta Crystallographica Section D Biological Crystallography 61: 355-364.

  • Wang, X., E. Sundberg, L. Li, K. Kantardjieff, S. Herron, M. Lim and P. Ford. 2005. cyclic tetra-nuclear dinitrosyl iron complex [Fe(NO)2(imidazolate)]4. Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England): 477.

  • Kantardjieff, K., C. Vasquez, P. Castro, N. Warfel, B. Rho, T. Lekin, C. Kim, B. Segelke, T. Terwilliger and B. Rupp. 2005. Structure of pyrR (Rv1379) from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Acta Crystallographica Section D 61: 355-364.

  • Kantardjieff, K. and B. Rupp. 2004. Structural Bioinformatic Approaches to the Discovery of New Antimycobacterial Drugs. Current Pharmaceutical Design 10: 3195-3211.

  • Segelke, B., J. Schafer, M. Coleman, T. Lekin, D. Toppani, K. Skowronek, K. Kantardjieff and B. Rupp. 2004. Laboratory scale structural genomics. Journal of Structural and Functional Genomics 5: 147-157.

  • Kantardjieff, K., C. Kim, C. Naranjo, G. Waldo, T. Lekin, B. Segelke, A. Zemla, M. Park, T. Terwilliger and B. Rupp. 2004. Mycobacterium tuberculosisRmlC epimerase (Rv3465). Acta Crystallographica Section D Biological Crystallography 60: 895-902.

  • de Lijser, H., C. Dedeian, J. Sawyer, S. Herron and K. Kantardjieff. 2004. Preparation and structure of an unexpected dehydrogenation product from 2,6-diphenylcyclohexanone oxime. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 34: 103-110.

  • Kantardjieff, K., M. Jamshidian and B. Rupp. 2004. Distributions of pI versus pH provide prior information for the design of crystallization screening experiments. Bioinformatics 20: 2171-2174.

  • Barnes, D., A. Cohen, R. Bruick, K. Kantardjieff, S. Fowler, E. Efuet and S. Mayfield. 2004. Identification and Characterization of a Novel RNA Binding Protein That Associates with the 5‘-Untranslated Region of the ChloroplastpsbAmRNA. Biochemistry 43: 8541-8550.

  • Barnes, D., A. Cohen, R. Bruick, K. Kantardjieff, S. Fowler, E. Efuet and S. Mayfield. 2004. Identification and characterization of a novel RNA binding protein that associates with the 5'-unrtanslated region of the chloroplast pasbA mRNA. Biochemistry 43: 8541.

  • Kantardjieff, K., C. Kim, C. Naranjo, G. Waldo, T. Lekin, B. Segelke, A. Zemla, M. Park, T. Terwilliger and B. Rupp. 2004. Mycobacterium tuberculosis RmlC epimerase (Rv3465). Acta Crystallographica Section D 60: 895-902.

  • Barnes, D., A. Cohen, R. Bruick, K. Kantardjieff, S. Fowler, E. Efuet and S. Mayfield. 2004. Identification and characterization of a novel RNA binding protein that associates with the 5 '-untranslated region of the chloroplast psbA mRNA. Biochemistry 43: 8541-8550.

  • Kantardjieff, K. and B. Rupp. 2004. Protein isoelectric point as a predictor for increased crystallization screening efficiency. Bioinformatics 20: 2162-2168.

  • Reinheimer, E., K. Kantardjieff, S. Herron, C. Tisserat and J. Casalnuovo. 2003. Crystal structures of diphosphinated group 6 Fischer alkoxy carbenes. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 33: 503-514.

  • Ramirez, L., H. Axelrod, S. Herron, B. Rupp, J. Allen and K. Kantardjieff. 2003. High resolution crystal structure of ferricytochrome c′ from Rhodobacter sphaeroides. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 33: 413-424.

  • Linehan, J., G. Crundwell, S. Herron and K. Kantardjieff. 2003. 1,4-Diphenyl-2,3-dithien-3-ylcyclopentadien-1-one. Acta Crystallographica Section E-structure Reports Online 59: O466-O468.

  • Greene, D., A. Chau, M. Monreal, C. Mendez, I. Cruz, T. Wenj, W. Tikkanen, B. Schick and K. Kantardjieff. 2003. Synthesis, characterization and structures of zirconocene complexes of sterically demanding pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl and tetraphenyl- m-tolyl cyclopentadienyl ligands. Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 682: 8-13.

  • Crundwell, G., D. Sayers, S. Herron and K. Kantardjieff. 2003. 2,3-Dithien-2-ylquinoxaline. Acta Crystallographica Section E-structure Reports Online 59: O314-O315.

  • Crundwell, G., J. Sullivan, R. Pelto and K. Kantardjieff. 2003. Crystal structures of two thienyl analogs of benzil – 1,2-dithien-2-ylethanedione (2,2′-thenil) and 1,2-dithien-3-ylethanedione (3,3′-thenil). Journal of Chemical Crystallography 33: 239-244.

  • Reddy, V., S. Swanson, B. Segelke, K. Kantardjieff, J. Sacchettini and B. Rupp. 2003. Effective electron‐density map improvement and structure validation on a Linux multi‐CPU web cluster. Acta Crystallographica Section D 59: 2200-2210.

  • Kantardjieff, K. and B. Rupp. 2003. Matthews coefficient probabilities. Protein Science 12: 1865-1871.

  • Ho, C., A. Schuler, C. Yoo, S. Herron, K. Kantardjieff and A. Johnson. 2002. Synthesis, reactivity and structural study of diastereomeric titanium complexes with amino acid derived N- and O-π donor ligands. Inorganica Chimica Acta 341: 71-76.

  • Tate, J., K. Kantardjieff, G. Crundwell and L. Mink. 2002. Dibromo[5,10,15,20‐tetrakis(4‐methoxyphenyl)porphyrinato‐κ4N]platinum(IV) chloroform acetonitrile solvate. Acta Crystallographica Section C 58: m485-m486.

  • Crundwell, G., T. Meskill, D. Sayers and K. Kantardjieff. 2002. 1,2-Di-2-thienyl-2-hydroxyethanone (2,2 '-thenoin). Acta Crystallographica Section E-structure Reports Online 58: O666-O667.

  • Crundwell, G., T. Meskill, D. Sayers and K. Kantardjieff. 2002. 1,2-Di-3-thienyl-2-hydroxyethanone (3,3 '-thenoin). Acta Crystallographica Section E-structure Reports Online 58: O668-O670.

  • Kantardjieff, K., P. Höchtl, B. Segelke, F. Tao and B. Rupp. 2002. Concanavalin A in a dimeric crystal form. Acta Crystallographica Section D 58: 735-743.

  • Greene, D., O. Villalta, D. Macias, A. Gonzalez, W. Tikkanen, B. Schick and K. Kantardjieff. 1999. Zirconocene complexes of the sterically demanding pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl ligand, Cp PRO. Synthesis and characterization of Cp PROZrCl 3 and CpCp PROZrCl 2 (Cp= η 5-C 5H 5; Cp PRO= η 5-C 5(C 6H 5) 5). Inorganic Chemistry Communications 2: 311-314.

  • Greene, D., O. Villalta, D. Macias, A. Gonzalez, W. Tikkanen, B. Schick and K. Kantardjieff. 1999. Corrigendum to “Zirconocene complexes of the sterically demanding pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl ligand, Cp PRO. Synthesis and characterization of Cp PROZrCl 3 and CpCp PROZrCl 2 (Cp= ? 5-C 5H 5; Cp PRO= ? 5-C 5(C 6H 5) 5)” [Inorganic Chem. Commun. 2 (1999) 311–314]. Inorganic Chemistry Communications 2: 381-381.

  • Greene, D., O. Villalta, D. Macias, A. Gonzalez, W. Tikkanen, B. Schick and K. Kantardjieff. 1999. Zirconocene complexes of the sterically demanding pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl ligand, CpPRO. Synthesis and characterization of CpPROZrCl3 and CpCpPROZrCl2 (Cp=η5-C5H5; CpPRO=η5-C5(C6H5)5). Inorganic Chemistry Communications 2: 311-314.

  • Greene, D., O. Villalta, D. Macias, A. Gonzalez, W. Tikkanen, B. Schick and K. Kantardjieff. 1999. Corrigendum to “Zirconocene complexes of the sterically demanding pentaphenylcyclopentadienyl ligand, CpPRO. Synthesis and characterization of CpPROZrCl3 and CpCpPROZrCl2 (Cp=?5-C5H5; CpPRO=?5-C5(C6H5)5)” [Inorganic Chem. Commun. 2 (1999) 311–314]. Inorganic Chemistry Communications 2: 381-381.

  • Klumpp, D., S. Lau, M. Garza, B. Schick and K. Kantardjieff. 1999. Electrophilic Chemistry of Biologically Important α-Ketoacids. The Journal of Organic Chemistry 64: 7635-7637.

  • Kantardjieff, K., S. Hardinger and W. Van Willis. 1999. Introducing chemical computation early in the undergraduate chemistry curriculum. Journal of Chemical Education 76: 694-697.

  • Lambert, C., G. Lambert, G. Crundwell and K. Kantardjieff. 1998. Uric acid accumulation in the solitary ascidian Corella inflata. Journal of Experimental Zoology 282: 323-331.

  • Lambert, C., G. Lambert, G. Crundwell and K. Kantardjieff. 1998. Uric acid accumulation in the solitary ascidianCorella inflata. The Journal of Experimental Zoology 282: 323-331.

  • Kantardjieff, K. 1997. Structural Electron Crystallography. Journal of the American Chemical Society 119: 4795.

  • COPPOLA, B., C. LEMASTER, K. KANTARDJIEFF, D. RUSTERHOLZ, T. MANNING, G. RHODES, W. GROW, M. PALA and K. RUNGE. 1997. Progress in Practice. The Chemical Educator 2: 1-3.

  • Kantardjieff, K. 1997. Structural Electron Crystallography By Douglas L. Dorset (Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, Inc.). Plenum Press. Journal of the American Chemical Society 119: 4795-4795.

  • KANTARDJIEFF, K. 1997. Enhancing Instruction in Upper Division Chemistry at California State University Fullerton. The Chemical Educator 2: 1-11.

  • POTILLO, L. and K. KANTARDJIEFF. 1995. SELF-PACED COMPUTER TUTORIAL ON THE CONCEPTS OF SYMMETRY. Journal of Chemical Education 72: 399-400.

  • Bennett, M., P. Curmi, G. Fujii, K. Kantardjieff, D. Eisenberg, R. Collier and S. Choe. 1992. crystal structure of diphtheria toxin. Nature 357: 216-222.

  • Kantardjieff, K. 1988. partial structure of diphtheria toxin at 3.0 angstrom resolution. .

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Educational Background

  • 1988 – Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles (Physical Chemistry)

  • 1984 – M.S., University of California at Los Angeles (Physical Chemistry)

  • 1979 – B.S., University of Southern California (Chemistry/Biology)

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Positions & Honors

  • 2013 – Distinguished Engineering Educator, Orange County Engineering Council

  • 2009 – Distinguished Faculty Member, CSU Fullerton

  • 2008 – Campus Technology Innovator, Campus Technology Magazine (Web Conferencing/Blended Learning)

  • 2001-2012 – United States National Committee for Crystallography, National Research Council ((Chair 2009-2012))

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