Dr Xavier Conlan

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Head Of School (Teaching & Learning)

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Life & Env. Sciences

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Manchester, 2007

Contact

xavier.conlan@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 71416

Research interests

I work closely with industry and the Victoria Police in the following fields.

Analytical Chemistry.

Chemical Profiling of Illicit Drug Manufacture.

Crime Scence Analysis

Biomedical Diagnostics

Affiliations

Centre for Chemistry and Biotechnology (Deakin University)

Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society

Teaching interests

Chemistry (General)

Physical Chemistry

Analytical Chemistry

Forensic Science

Units taught

SLE 133 Chemistry in Our World

SLE 210 Chemistry the Enabling Science

SLE 313 Forensic Analysis and Interpretation

SLE 316 Analytical Chemistry ( Mass Spectrometry)

SLE213 Introduction to Spectroscppoc Principles (Mass Spectrometry)

SLE112 Fundamentals of Forensic Science (Explosives and Drugs)

Knowledge areas

Mass Spectrometry

Multidimensional Chromatography

Multivariate Data Analysis

Forensic Chemistry

Media appearances

I present weekly popular science shows (under the Alias Dr X)  for 2RRR (Sydney) and Power Fm (Nowra) and have completed more than 100 shows to date. I also regularly present for ABC local radio.

http://www.2RRR.org.au/

http://www.deakin.edu.au/research/stories/2012/03/19/whats-new-in-the-zoo

I have also presented for ABC 774 and 3AW Drive program

THE AGE 2013

http://www.theage.com.au/technology/sci-tech/shock-and-gore-at-csi-waurn-ponds-20130807-2rgii.html

ABC 774 Melbourne 2013 Raphael Epstein

http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2013/08/21/3830876.htm

Research groups

External Collaborators

Dr Matt Baker - University of Strathclyde UK

Professor Andrew Shalliker - University of Western Sydney

Dr Oliver Jones - RMIT University

Dr Jim Pearson - Victoria Police Forensic Services Department

Dr Rob Hayes - Victoria Police Forensic Services Department

Dr Stuart Purcell- Sun Pharma

Publications

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2017

Application of 2D-HPLC coupled with principal component analysis to study an industrial opiate processing stream

P Stevenson, N Burns, S Purcell, P Francis, N Barnett, F Fry, X Conlan

(2017), Vol. 166, pp. 119-125, Talanta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Electrochemical evidences of chiral molecule recognition using L/D-cysteine modified gold electrodes

F Yang, N Kong, X Conlan, H Wang, C Barrow, F Yan, J Guo, W Yang

(2017), Vol. 237, pp. 22-28, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2016

Acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence for the determination of antioxidant potential in three cultivars of Ocimum basilicum

S Srivastava, A Adholeya, X Conlan, D Cahill

(2016), Vol. 71, pp. 72-80, Plant foods for human nutrition, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Influence of base on nitro-aldol (Henry) reaction products for alternative clandestine pathways

L Andrighetto, L Henderson, J Pearson, P Stevenson, X Conlan

(2016), Vol. 48, pp. 684-693, Australian journal of forensic sciences, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Overcoming solvent mismatch limitations in 2D-HPLC with temperature programming of isocratic mobile phases

B Holland, X Conlan, P Francis, N Barnett, P Stevenson

(2016), Vol. 8, pp. 1293-1298, Analytical methods, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal

Blind column selection protocol for two-dimensional high performance liquid chromatography

N Burns, L Andrighetto, X Conlan, S Purcell, N Barnett, J Denning, P Francis, P Stevenson

(2016), Vol. 154, pp. 85-91, Talanta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Elite hairy roots of Ocimum basilicum as a new source of rosmarinic acid and antioxidants

S Srivastava, X Conlan, A Adholeya, D Cahill

(2016), Vol. 126, pp. 19-32, Plant cell, tissue and organ culture, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Self-assembled core-satellite gold nanoparticle networks for ultrasensitive detection of chiral molecules by recognition tunneling current

Y Zhang, J Liu, D Li, X Dai, F Yan, X Conlan, R Zhou, C Barrow, J He, X Wang, W Yang

(2016), Vol. 10, pp. 5096-5103, ACS nano, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

Controllable graphene oxide mediated efficient electron transfer pathways across self-assembly monolayers: a new class of graphene based electrodes

N Kong, M Vaka, N Nam, C Barrow, J Liu, X Conlan, W Yang

(2016), Vol. 210, pp. 539-547, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

In-silico optimisation of two-dimensional high performance liquid chromatography for the determination of Australian methamphetamine seizure samples

L Andrighetto, N Burns, P Stevenson, J Pearson, L Henderson, C Bowen, X Conlan

(2016), Vol. 266, pp. 511-516, Forensic science international, Shannon, Ireland, C1

journal

Elemental and molecular profiling of licit, illicit, and niche tobacco

K Quayle, G Clemens, T Sorribes, H Kinvig, P Stevenson, X Conlan, M Baker

(2016), Vol. 266, pp. 549-554, Forensic science international, Shannon, Ireland, C1

journal

Rhizophagus irregularis as an elicitor of rosmarinic acid and antioxidant production by transformed roots of Ocimum basilicum in an in vitro co-culture system

S Srivastava, X Conlan, D Cahill, A Adholeya

(2016), Vol. 26, pp. 919-930, Mycorrhiza, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal
2015

Improving quantification using curtain flow chromatography columns in the analysis of labile compounds: a study on amino acids.

D Kocic, L Pereira, T Edge, H Ritchie, X Conlan, R Shalliker

(2015), Vol. 1375, pp. 76-81, Journal of Chromatography A, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Protocols for finding the most orthogonal dimensions for two-dimensional high performance liquid chromatography

D Bassanese, B Holland, X Conlan, P Francis, N Barnett, P Stevenson

(2015), Vol. 134, pp. 402-408, Talanta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Assessing the detectability of antioxidants in two-dimensional high-performance liquid chromatography

D Bassanese, X Conlan, N Barnett, P Stevenson

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 1642-1648, Journal separation science, London, Eng., C1

journal

Screening of cannabinoids in industrial-grade hemp using two-dimensional liquid chromatography coupled with acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence detection

J Pandohee, B Holland, B Li, T Tsuzuki, P Stevenson, N Barnett, J Pearson, O Jones, X Conlan

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 2024-2032, Journal of separation science, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Development of a resin based silica monolithic column encapsulation

K Spilstead, S Haswell, N Barnett, X Conlan, P Stevenson, P Francis

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 4908-4911, Analytical methods, London, Eng., C1

journal

A non-destructive test to assess the axial heterogeneity of in situ modified monoliths for HPLC

D Bassanese, A Soliven, X Conlan, R Shalliker, N Barnett, P Stevenson

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 7177-7185, Analytical methods: advancing methods and applications, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal

Multiplexed detection: fast comprehensive sample analysis of tobacco leaf extracts using HPLC with AFT columns

S Pravadali-Cekic, D Kocic, X Conlan, R Shalliker

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 1753-1758, Journal of liquid chromatography and related technologies, C1

journal
2014

Improving peak shapes with counter gradients in two-dimensional high performance liquid chromatography

P Stevenson, D Bassanese, X Conlan, N Barnett

(2014), Vol. 1337, pp. 147-154, Journal of chromatography A, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Determination of neurotransmitters and their metabolites using one- and two-dimensional liquid chromatography with acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence detection

B Holland, X Conlan, P Stevenson, S Tye, A Reker, N Barnett, J Adcock, P Francis

(2014), Vol. 406, pp. 5669-5676, Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

Investigating retention characteristics of a mixed-mode stationary phase and the enhancement of monolith selectivity for high-performance liquid chromatography

D Bassanese, A Soliven, P Stevenson, G Dennis, N Barnett, R Shalliker, X Conlan

(2014), Vol. 37, pp. 1937-1943, Journal of separation science, Weinheim, Germany, C1

journal

The importance of chain length for the polyphosphate enhancement of acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence

B Holland, J Adcock, P Nesterenko, A Peristyy, P Stevenson, N Barnett, X Conlan, P Francis

(2014), Vol. 842, pp. 35-41, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A novel in vitro whole plant system for analysis of polyphenolics and their antioxidant potential in cultivars of Ocimum basilicum

S Srivastava, D Cahill, X Conlan, A Adholeya

(2014), Vol. 62, pp. 10064-10075, Journal of agricultural and food chemistry, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

DryLab® optimised two-dimensional high performance liquid chromatography for differentiation of ephedrine and pseudoephedrine based methamphetamine samples

L Andrighetto, P Stevenson, J Pearson, L Henderson, X Conlan

(2014), Vol. 244, pp. 302-305, Forensic science international, Shannon, Ireland, C1

journal

Off-line two-dimensional liquid chromatography for metabolomics: an example using Agaricus bisporus mushrooms exposed to UV irradiation

J Pandohee, P Stevenson, X Conlan, X-R Zhou, O Jones

(2014), pp. 1-13, Metabolomics, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

In vitro and in situ screening systems for morphological and phytochemical analysis of Withania somnifera germplasms

L Johny, X Conlan, D Cahill, A Adholeya

(2014), Vol. 120, pp. 1-12, Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, Dordrecht , Netherlands, C1

journal
2013

Storage of extra virgin olive oil and its effect on the biological activity and concentration of oleocanthal

S Cicerale, X Conlan, N Barnett, R Keast

(2013), Vol. 50, pp. 597-602, Food research international, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Salicylic acid suppression of clubroot in broccoli (Brassicae oleracea var. italica) caused by the obligate biotroph Plasmodiophora brassicae

D Lovelock, C Donald, X Conlan, D Cahill

(2013), Vol. 42, pp. 141-153, Australasian plant pathology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Salt loading in canola oil fed SHRSP rats induces endothelial dysfunction

A Papazzo, X Conlan, L Lexis, F Charchar, P Lewandowski

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 1-9, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal

Evaluation of the asymmetric least squares baseline algorithm through the accuracy of statistical peak moments

P Stevenson, X Conlan, N Barnett

(2013), Vol. 1284, pp. 107-111, Journal of chromatography A, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

High through-put and highly sensitive liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry separations of essential amino acids using active flow technology chromatography columns

D Kocic, L Pereira, D Foley, T Edge, J Mosely, H Ritchie, X Conlan, R Shalliker

(2013), Vol. 1305, pp. 102-108, Journal of chromatography A, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Profiling of secondary metabolites in blue lupin inoculated with Phytophthora cinnamomi following phosphite treatment

T Gunning, X Conlan, R Parker, G Dyson, M Adams, N Barnett, D Cahill

(2013), Vol. 40, pp. 1089-1097, Functional plant biology, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Comprehensive sample analysis using high performance liquid chromatography with multi-detection

S Pravadali, D Bassanese, X Conlan, P Francis, Z Smith, J Terry, R Shalliker

(2013), Vol. 803, pp. 188-193, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Improved 2D?HPLC of red wine by incorporating pre?process signal?smoothing algorithms

P Stevenson, D Bassanese, N Barnett, X Conlan

(2013), Vol. 36, pp. 3503-3510, Journal of separation sciences, Chichester, England, C1

journal

Parallel segmented outlet flow high performance liquid chromatography with multiplexed detection

M Camenzuli, J Terry, R Shalliker, X Conlan, N Barnett, P Francis

(2013), Vol. 803, pp. 154-159, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Synthesis and comparative physical-chemical characterisation of neutral and cationic amphiphiles using RP-HPLC

J Squire, L Henderson, X Conlan

(2013), Vol. 9, pp. 653-658, Current analytical chemistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Synthesis and preliminary investigations into norbornane-based amphiphiles and their self-assembly

J Squire, A Sutti, G Durand, X Conlan, L Henderson

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 1895-1905, New journal of chemistry, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2012

The determination and characterisation of 2-naphthyloxycarbonyl chloride derivatised biogenic amines in pet foods

D Bassanese, S Crawford-Clark, B Bowen, L Henderson, N Barnett, X Conlan

(2012), Vol. 35, pp. 1110-1117, Journal of separation science, Weinheim, Germany, C1

journal

The use of parallel segmented outlet flow columns for enhanced mass spectral sensitivity at high chromatographic flow rates

M Camenzuli, T Goodie, D Bassanese, P Francis, N Barnett, H Ritchie, J Ladine, R Shalliker, X Conlan

(2012), Vol. 26, pp. 943-949, Rapid communications in mass spectrometry, New York, N. Y., C1

journal

Chemiluminescence detection of cannabinoids and related compounds with acidic potassium permanganate

B Holland, P Francis, B Li, T Tsuzuki, J Adcock, N Barnett, X Conlan

(2012), Vol. 4, pp. 675-679, Drug testing and analysis, West Sussex, England, C1

journal

Mass spectrometry and separation science

X Conlan

(2012), Vol. 104, pp. 1-29, Hyphenated and alternative methods of detection in chromatography, Boca Raton, Fla., B1

chapter
2011

Chemiluminescence and electrochemiluminescence detection of controlled drugs

J Adcock, C Barrow, N Barnett, X Conlan, C Hogan, P Francis

(2011), Vol. 3, pp. 145-160, Drug testing and analysis, West Sussex, England, C1

journal

The concentration of oleocanthal in olive oil waste

S Cicerale, X Conlan, N Barnett, R Keast

(2011), Vol. 25, pp. 542-548, Natural product research, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

Determination of intracellular glutathione and glutathione disulfide using high performance liquid chromatography with acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence detection

G McDermott, P Francis, K Holt, K Scott, S Martin, N Stupka, N Barnett, X Conlan

(2011), Vol. 136, pp. 2578-2585, Analyst, Cambridge, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Direct detection of biologically significant thiols and disulfides with manganese(IV) chemiluminescence

G McDermott, J Terry, X Conlan, N Barnett, P Francis

(2011), Vol. 83, pp. 6034-6039, Analytical chemistry, Washington, D. C., C1

journal

Screening for antioxidants in complex matrices using high performance liquid chromatography with acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence detection

G McDermott, X Conlan, L Noonan, J Costin, M Mnatsakanyan, R Shalliker, N Barnett, P Francis

(2011), Vol. 684, pp. 134-141, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Insight into the swelling mechanism involved in the recovery of serial numbers erased from polymer surfaces

X Conlan, M Baker, R Krieg, N Lockyer, J Vickerman, N Barnett, K Lim

(2011), Vol. 43, pp. 625-627, Surface and Interface Analysis, United Kingdom, C1

journal

The effect of short-term canola oil ingestion on oxidative stress in the vasculature of stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats

A Papazzo, X Conlan, L Lexis, P Lewandowski

(2011), Vol. 10, pp. 1-10, Lipids in health and disease, London, U. K., C1

journal

Differential effects of dietary canola and soybean oil intake on oxidative stress in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats

A Papazzo, X Conlan, L Lexis, P Lewandowski

(2011), Vol. 10, pp. 1-8, Lipids in health and diease, London, England, C1

journal
2010

Determination of intracellular glutathione and cysteine using HPLC with a monolithic column after derivatization with monobromobimane

X Conlan, N Stupka, G McDermott, P Francis, N Barnett

(2010), Vol. 24, pp. 455-457, Biomedical chromatography, West Sussex, England, C1

journal

Determination of citrus aurantium protoalkaloids using HPLC with acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence detection

D Percy, J Adcock, X Conlan, N Barnett, M Gange, L Noonan, L Henderson, P Francis

(2010), Vol. 80, pp. 2191-2195, Talanta, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

A comparative study of secondary Ion emission from water ice under Ion bombardment by Au+, Au3+, and C60+

X Conlan, J Fletcher, N Lockyer, J Vickerman

(2010), Vol. 114, pp. 5468-5479, The journal of physical chemistry part c : nanomaterials and interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

The assessment of ??-?? selective stationary phases for two-dimensional HPLC analysis of foods : application to the analysis of coffee

M Mnatsakanyan, P Stevenson, D Shock, X Conlan, T Goodie, K Spencer, N Barnett, P Francis, R Shalliker

(2010), Vol. 82, pp. 1349-1357, Talanta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

The analysis of café espresso using two-dimensional reversed phase-reversed phase high performance liquid chromatography with UV-absorbance and chemiluminescence detection

M Mnatsakanyan, P Stevenson, X Conlan, P Francis, T Goodie, G McDermott, N Barnett, R Shalliker

(2010), Vol. 82, pp. 1358-1363, Talanta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Partial least squares and principal components analysis of wine vintage by high performance liquid chromatography with chemiluminescence detection

S Bellomarino, R Parker, X Conlan, N Barnett, M Adams

(2010), Vol. 678, pp. 34-38, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

High-performance liquid chromatography with post-column 2,2?-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl radical scavenging assay : methodological considerations and application to complex samples

G McDermott, L Noonan, M Mnatsakanyan, R Shalliker, X Conlan, N Barnett, P Francis

(2010), Vol. 675, pp. 76-82, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Correlation between acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence and in vitro cell culture assay : physiologically meaningful antioxidant activity

X Conlan, N Stupka, G McDermott, N Barnett, P Francis

(2010), Vol. 2, pp. 171-173, Analytical methods, London, England, C1

journal

High performance liquid chromatography with two simultaneous on-line antioxidant assays : evaluation and comparison of espresso coffees

M Mnatsakanyan, T Goodie, X Conlan, P Francis, G McDermott, N Barnett, D Shock, F Gritti, G Guiochon, R Shalliker

(2010), Vol. 81, pp. 837-842, Talanta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A rapid antioxidant assay based on acidic potassium permanganate chemiluminescence

P Francis, J Costin, X Conlan, S Bellomarino, J Barnett, N Barnett

(2010), Vol. 122, pp. 926-929, Food chemistry, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal
2009

Evaluation of tris(4,7-diphenyl-1,10-phenanthrolinedisulfonate)ruthenium(II) as a chemiluminescence reagent

G McDermott, E Zammit, E Bowen, M Cooke, J Adcock, X Conlan, F Pfeffer, N Barnett, G Dyson, P Francis

(2009), Vol. 634, pp. 222-227, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Influence of heat on biological activity and concentration of oleocanthal : a natural anti-inflammatory agent in virgin olive oil

S Cicerale, X Conlan, N Barnett, A Sinclair, R Keast

(2009), Vol. 57, pp. 1326-1330, Journal of agricultural and food chemistry, Columbus, Oh., C1

journal

Preliminary evaluation of monolithic column high-performance liquid chromatography with tris(2,2'-bipyridyl)ruthenium(II) chemiluminescence detection for the determination of quetiapine in human body fluids

S Bellomarino, A Brown, X Conlan, N Barnett

(2009), Vol. 77, pp. 1873-1876, Talanta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Effect of morphine on the growth rate of Calliphora stygia (Fabricius) (Diptera : Calliphoridae) and possible implications for forensic entomology

K George, M Archer, L Green, X Conlan, T Toop

(2009), Vol. 193, pp. 21-25, Forensic science international, Shannon, Ireland, C1

journal

Chemistry and health of olive oil phenolics

S Cicerale, X Conlan, A Sinclair, R Keast

(2009), Vol. 49, pp. 218-236, Critical reviews in food science and nutrition, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

Geographical classification of some Australian wines by discriminant analysis using HPLC with UV and chemiluminescence detection

S Bellomarino, X Conlan, R Parker, N Barnett, M Adams

(2009), Vol. 80, pp. 833-838, Talanta, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Comparison of homoleptic and heteroleptic 2,2' -bipyridine and 1,10-phenanthroline ruthenium complexes as chemiluminescence and ectrochemiluminescence reagents in aqueous solution

M Cooke, E Doeven, C Hogan, J Adcock, G McDermott, X Conlan, N Barnett, F Pfeffer, P Francis

(2009), Vol. 635, pp. 94-101, Analytica chimica acta, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal
2008

Effects of oxygen concentration on the cellular redox state and glutathione content of skeletal muscle cells in culture

N Stupka, X Conlan, S Martin, F Collier

(2008), Proceedings of the Australian Health and Medical Research Congress 2008, Brisbane, Queensland, E1-1

conference
2007

Determination of urea using high-performance liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection after automated derivatisation with Xanthydrol

S Clark, P Francis, X Conlan, N Barnett

(2007), Vol. 1161, pp. 207-213, Journal of chromatography A, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal
2006

Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bulk film analysis using C60+, Au3+, and Au+ primary ion beams

X Conlan, I Gilmore, A Henderson, N Lockyer, J Vickerman

(2006), Vol. 252, pp. 6562-6565, Applied surface science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Molecular depth profiling of organic and biological materials

J Fletcher, X Conlan, N Lockyer, J Vickerman

(2006), Vol. 252, pp. 6513-6516, Applied surface science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Using polyatomic primary ions to probe an amino acid and a nucleic base in water ice

X Conlan, G Biddulph, N Lockyer, J Vickerman

(2006), Vol. 252, pp. 6506-6508, Applied surface science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

TOF-SIMS analysis using C60. Effect of impact energy on yield and damage

J Fletcher, X Conlan, E Jones, G Biddulph, N Lockyer, J Vickerman

(2006), Vol. 78, pp. 1827-1831, Analytical chemistry, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal

Is proton cationization promoted by polyatomic primary ion bombardment during time-of-flight secondary ion mass spectrometry analysis of frozen aqueous solutions?

X Conlan, N Lockyer, J Vickerman

(2006), Vol. 20, pp. 1327-1334, Rapid communications in mass spectrometry, New York, N. Y., C1-1

journal

Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Identification and Isolation of New Pharmaceutical Opiate Analogues: Today's Problems Tomorrow's Products

Prof Neil Barnett, Dr Xavier Conlan, Prof Paul Francis, Dr Paul Stevenson, A/Prof Ross Shalliker

ARC Linkage - Projects

  • 2016: $23,226
  • 2015: $55,341
  • 2014: $65,261
  • 2013: $32,193

Microfluidic Separation Science: Innovative Technology for Characterising Complex Chemical Systems

Prof Neil Barnett, Prof Paul Francis, Dr Xavier Conlan, A/Prof Ross Shalliker, Prof Peter Fielden, Dr Paul Stevenson, Prof Nicholas Goddard, Dr Gillian Greenway

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2016: $107,314
  • 2015: $104,867
  • 2014: $108,324

Mechanisms underlying chemical signalling in the sea

Dr Xavier Conlan, Dr Winn Kennington

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2017: $20,607

Other Public Sector Funding

Grains Bioactive Discovery Phase One: Literature review and preliminary chemicals analysis

Prof Andrew Parratt, Prof Neil Barnett, Dr Xavier Conlan

  • 2007: $6,250
  • 2006: $38,750

Industry and Other Funding

Anti-inflammatory and chrondoprotective Effects of Constituent 4

Prof Jagat Kanwar, Dr Xavier Conlan, Prof Andrew Parratt

  • 2008: $160,000

Initial Analysis and Reporting of samples supplied by Interpath

Dr Xavier Conlan, Prof Andrew Parratt, Prof Geoffrey Nicholson

  • 2007: $15,340

Identification and Isolation of Impurities in the Opiate Extraction Process: Today's Problems Tomorrow's Products

Prof Neil Barnett, Prof Paul Francis, Dr Xavier Conlan, Dr Campbell Scott

  • 2012: $20,000
  • 2011: $20,000

Identification and Isolation of New Pharmaceutical Opiate Analogues: Today's Problems Tomorrow's Products

Prof Neil Barnett, Dr Xavier Conlan, Prof Paul Francis, Dr Paul Stevenson, A/Prof Ross Shalliker

  • 2016: $102,000
  • 2015: $92,000
  • 2014: $92,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2016

Luke Andrighetto

Thesis entitled: Platform Technology Towards the Chemical Fingerprinting of Methamphetamine from Ephedrine Pathways

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2015

Brendan Holland

Thesis entitled: Exploring Two-Dimensional Chromatography and Chemiluminescence Selectivity for Complex Sample Analysis

Doctor of Philosophy (Life & Env), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2014

Danielle Bassanese

Thesis entitled: Stationary Phase Characterisation and Method Development for Fast Two-Dimensional HPLC

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2012

Tiffany Goodie

Thesis entitled: The Determination of Bioactives Using Multidimensional Separation and Detection Systems

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Associate Supervisor
2015

Mahesh Vaka

Thesis entitled: Synthesis and characterisation of graphene hybrid nanoarchitechures for potential sensing applications

Master of Science (Biology & Chemistry), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2012

Geoffrey McDermott

Thesis entitled: Determination of Antioxidants using Chemiluminescence Detection

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Christopher Hindson

Thesis entitled: Mechanisms of Light Producing Chemical Reactions

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2010

Tiffany Gunning

Thesis entitled: Profiling Secondary Metabolites of Plant Roots Inoculated with Phytophthora cinnamomi

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Sara Ann Bellomarino

Thesis entitled: The Determination of Bioactive Compounds using HPLC with Chemiluminescence Detection

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Allyson Joanne Brown

Thesis entitled: Investigations into Reactions Involving Manganese (IV) Chemiluminescence

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2008

Shona Clark

Thesis entitled: Innovative Analytical Chemistry for Monitoring Wine Producation

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences