Contact Information:

Home Department: Beckman Institute

Office: 3027 Beckman Institute

Email: dechandl (at) ks (dot) uiuc (dot) edu

Phone: 217-300-7241

Education:

B.S., Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005
B.S., Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005
B.A., Mathematics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005
M.S. Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007
Ph.D. Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011

Research Interests:

p7 Viroporin
Chromatophore Project

Publications:

Light harvesting by lamellar chromatophores in Rhodospirillum photometricum. Danielle Chandler, Johan Strumpfer, Melih Sener, Simon Scheuring, and Klaus Schulten. Biophysical Journal, 106:2503-2510, 2014.

The p7 protein of hepatitis C virus forms structurally plastic, minimalist ion channels. Danielle E. Chandler, Francois Penin, Klaus Schulten, and Christophe Chipot. PLoS Computational Biology, 8:e1002702, 2012.

Forster energy transfer theory as reflected in the structures of photosynthetic light harvesting systems. Melih Sener, Johan Strumpfer, Jen Hsin, Danielle Chandler, Simon Scheuring, C. Neil Hunter, and Klaus Schulten. ChemPhysChem, 12:518-531, 2011.

The light-harvesting apparatus in purple photosynthetic bacteria, introduction to a quantum biological device. Johan Strumpfer, Jen Hsin, Melih Sener, Danielle Chandler, and Klaus Schulten. In Benoit Roux, editor, Molecular Machines, chapter 2, pp. 19-48. World Scientific Press, 2011.

Self-assembly of photosynthetic membranes. Jen Hsin, Danielle E. Chandler, James Gumbart, Christopher B. Harrison, Melih Sener, Johan Strumpfer, and Klaus Schulten. ChemPhysChem, 11:1154-1159, 2010.

Membrane curvature induced by aggregates of LH2s and monomeric LH1s. Danielle E. Chandler, James Gumbart, John D. Stack, Christophe Chipot, and Klaus Schulten. Biophysical Journal, 97:2978-2984, 2009.

Intrinsic Curvature Properties of Photosynthetic Proteins in Chromatophores. Danielle E. Chandler, Jen Hsin, Christopher B. Harrison, James Gumbart, and Klaus Schulten. Biophysical Journal, 95:2822-2836, 2008.

Exploring the possibilities for radical pair effects in cryptochrome. Ilia A. Solov'yov, Danielle E. Chandler, and Klaus Schulten. Plant Signaling and Behavior, 3:676-677, 2008.

Magnetic field effects in Arabidopsis thaliana cryptochrome-1. Ilia A. Solov'yov, Danielle E. Chandler, and Klaus Schulten. Biophysical Journal, 92 : 2711-2726, 2007.

Pre-TCBG:

Dressed Spin of Helium-3. A. Esler, J.C. Peng, D. Chandler, D. Howell, S.K. Lamoreaux, C.Y. Liu, and J.R. Torgerson. Physical Review C, 76 : 051302:1-4, 2007.

Ruby Crystal for Demonstrating Time- and Frequency-Domain Methods of Fluorescence Lifetime Measurements. Danielle E. Chandler, Zigurts K. Majumdar, Gregor J. Heiss, and Robert M. Clegg. Journal of Fluorescence, 16 : 793-807, 2006.