The Jamison Research Group


Laurel Heckman

  Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012 - present
Graduate student with Prof. Timothy F. Jamison
B.Sc. Butler University, 2011
with Prof. Todd Hopkins

Current Research:
    Continuous Flow Multi-Step Synthesis

  • Heckman, L. M.; Grimm, J. B.; Schreiter, E. R.; Kim, C.; Verdecia, M. A.; Shields, B. C.; Lavis, L. D. Design and Synthesis of a Calcium-Sensitive Photocage. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201655, 1–5.
  • Grimm, J. B.; Heckman, L. M.; Lavis, L. D. The Chemistry of Small-Molecule Fluorogenic Probes. Prog. Mol. Biol. Transl. Sci2013113, 1–34.
  • Kroupa, D. M.; Brown, C. J.; Heckman, L. M.; Hopkins, T. A. Chiroptical Study of Chiral Discrimination by Amino Acid Based Ionic Liquids. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2012116, 4952–4958.
  • Johnson, R. J.; Andorfer, M.; Chaffee, A.; Clark, M.; Clarke, N.; Douglass, G.; Ellis, E.; Fischer, E.; Fuller, C.; Garnett, L.; Gehring, L.; Heckman, L.; Kroupa, D.; Liu, L.; Proimos, D.; Raebel, M.; Shaw, K.; Slack, M.; Trautmann, D.; Trefilek, B. Proteopedia Entry: Bovine Pancreatic Ribonuclease A. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education 201140, 75.
  • Boman, F. C., Gibbs-Davis, J. M.; Heckman, L. M.; Stepp, B. R.; Nguyen, S. T.; Geiger, F. M. DNA at Aqueous/Solid Interfaces: Chirality-Based Detection via Second Harmonic Generation Activity. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009131, 844.
  • Heckman, L. M.; Boman, F. C.; Geiger, F. M. Characterization of DNA-Functionalized Surfaces by Fluorescence Microscopy. Nanoscape 2009, 6, 41–47.

    lheckman at mit dot edu