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Namby Krishnamachari, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Chemical Education


Contact Information:

Office 1300N, tel 212-772-4042, dept fax 212-772-5332, email


B.S. Madras University, India, M.A.: Columbia University, Ph.D.: City University of New York

Research Summary: 

Infrared and Raman spectroscopic studies of liquid crystals of Phospholipids. Semi empirical Quantum Mechanical calculatios. Chemical education research.

Selected Publications

"The Relation Between Math Ability As Measured By a Computer Assisted Math Evaluation and The CUNY Test Scores Currently Used To Estimate It" (with Edward S. Cobb et. al.) Office of Special Programs - The City University of New York, 1992.

"Basic Science for Developmental Students" - Education in Asia Journal, 1990.

"Vibrational Spectra of Liquid Crystals VII - Infrared Spectra of Lecithin - Phospholipid Serine - Water Systems" (with Bernard J. Bulkin) Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 24 (1973) 53.

"Vibrational Spectra of Liquid Crystals IV - Infrared and Raman Spectra of Phospholipid - Water Mixtures" (with Bernard J. Bulkin) JACS. 94 (1972) 1109-1112.

"Infrared Spectroscopic Measurements of Phospholipid Ethanolamine -Water Liquid Crystals" (with Bernard J. Bulkin) Biochimica et. Biophysica Acta 211 (1970) 592-594.