Peer-reviewed journal articles

Miya Bidon

has her artwork of the coronavirus fusion peptide grace the cover of Journal of Virology!

Han-Yuan Liu

gets his work on the cover of a special issue of Langmuir!

Mark Richards

makes the cover of Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News!

Deirdre Costello

gets the cover of Journal of Virology!

Research papers
  1. Singh, R.R., Daniel, S., and D. Koch, A Hydrodynamic Model for Sub-diffusion of Transmembrane Proteins due to Immobilized Obstacles, in preparation.


  1. Stuebler, M. #, Liu, H.Y. #, Miller, J., Richter, A., Roeder, A., Piñeros, M.A., Jander, G., Reimhult, E. and Daniel*, Plant Membrane-on-a-Chip, submitted.


  1. Straus, M. R., Bidon, M. #, Tang, T. #, Whittaker, G.R.*, and Daniel*, FDA-approved Calcium Channel Blockers Inhibit SARS CoV 2 Infectivity in Epithelial Lung Cells, submitted.


  1. Whittaker, G.R.*, and Daniel, Going Back in Time for an Antibody to Fight COVID-19, Nature News and Views, 583: 203-204, 2020.


  1. Pappa, A.M.**, Liu, H.Y. #**, Traberg, W., Thiburce, Q., Savva, A., Pavia, A., Salleo, A., Daniel, S., and R.M. Owens, Optical and Electronic Ion Channel Monitoring From Native Human Membranes, ACS Nano, in press. **both authors contributed equally; work highlighted in the August 2020 MRS Bulletin, “The quest for materials solutions to the coronavirus pandemic”


  1. Liu, H.Y.**#, Pappa, A.M.**, Pavia, A., Pitsalidis, C., Thiburce, Q., Salleo, A., Owens, R.M.* and Daniel*, Self-assembly of mammalian cell membranes on bioelectronic devices with functional transmembrane proteins. Langmuir, 36(26): 7325-7331, 2020. **both authors contributed equally; work highlighted in the August 2020 MRS Bulletin, “The quest for materials solutions to the coronavirus pandemic”


  1. Uribe, J. #, Liu, H.Y. #, Mohamed, Z. #, Fischbach, C., and Daniel*, A Supported Membrane Platform to Assess Surface Interactions between Extracellular Vesicles and Stromal Cells, ACS Biomed. Sci. Eng., 6(7): 3945-3956, 2020.


  1. Gnopo, Y.M.D., Mirsa, A., Hsu, H.L. #, DeLisa, M.P., Daniel, S., and D. Putnam*, Induced Fusion and Aggregation of Bacterial Outer Membrane Vesicles: Experimental and Theoretical Analysis, Coll. Int. Sci., 578: 522-532, 2020.


  1. Tang, T. #, Bidon, M. #, Jaimes, J., Whittaker, G.R., and Daniel*, Coronavirus Membrane Fusion Mechanism Offers a Potential Target for Antiviral Drug Developments, Antiviral Research, 178: 104792, 2020. **Invited review & received “April Highlighted Article” by the journal.


  1. Straus, M.R. **, Tang, T. # **, Lai, A.L., Flegel, A., Bidon, M. #, Freed, J.H, Daniel, S.*, G.R. Whittaker*, Ca2+ Ions Promote Fusion of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus with Host Cells and Increase Infectivity. Virol., 94: e00426-20, 2020. **both authors contributed equally; work received the cover of the journal.


  1. Liu, H.Y. #, Pappa, A.M., Hidalgo, T.C., Inal, S., Owens, R.M., and Daniel*, Biomembrane-based Organic Electronic Devices for Ligand-receptor Binding Studies, Anal. Bioanal. Chem., 412(24): 6265-6273, 2020. **Invited contribution for special issue.


  1. Nathan, L. #, Lai, L., Millet, J.K., Freed, J.*, Whittaker, G.R.*, and Daniel*, Calcium ions directly interact with the Ebola virus fusion peptide to promote structure-function changes that enhance infection. ACS Infect. Dis., 6(2) 250-260, 2020.


  1. Su, H. #, Liu, H.Y. #, Pappa, A.M., Cavassin, P., Hidalgo, T.C., Inal, S., Owens, R.M., and Daniel*, Facile Generation of Biomimetic Supported Lipid Bilayers on Conducting Polymer Surfaces for Membrane Biosensing. ACS Appl. Mat. Interfaces, 11(47) 43799-43810, 2019.


  1. Macner, A.M., Daniel, S.* and P.H. Steen*, Simulating Heat Transfer During Transient Dropwise Condensation on a Low Thermal Conductivity Substrate, Langmuir, 35 (35): 11566-11578, 2019.


  1. Singh, R.R. #, Sangani, A.S., Daniel, S. and D.L. Koch*, The Combined Hydrodynamic and Thermodynamic Effects of Immobilized Proteins on the Diffusion of Mobile Transmembrane Proteins, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 87: 648-681, 2019.


  1. Badolo, A., Burt, F., Daniel, S., Fearns, R., Gudo, E.S., Kielian, M., Lescar, J., Shi, Y., von Brunn, A., Weiss, S.R. Hilgenfeld, R., Third Tofo Advanced Study Week on Emerging and Re-emerging Viruses, 2018, Antiviral Research, 162: 142-150, 2019.


  1. Millet, J.K., Tang, T. #, Nathan, L. #, Jaimes, J.A., Hsu, H.L. #, Daniel, S. and G.R. Whittaker, Production of Pseudotyped Particles to Study Highly Pathogenic Coronaviruses in a Biosafety Level 2 Setting. Vis. Exp. (145), e59010, 2019.


  1. Brown, J.S., Mohamed, Z.J. #, Artim, C.M., Thornlow, D.N., Hassler, J.F., Rigolioso, V.P., Daniel, S., and C.A. Alabi*, Antibacterial Isoamphipathic Oligomers Highlight the Importance of Multimeric Lipid Aggregation. Nature Commun. Biol., 1:220, 2018. ** Selected for Communications Biology Anniversary Collection.


  1. Pitsalidis, C., Pappa, A.-M., Porel, M., Artim, C.M., Faria, G.C. Duong, D.D., Alabi, C.A.*, Daniel, S.*, Salleo, A.* and R. M. Owens*, Biomimetic Electronic Devices for Measuring Bacterial Membrane Disruption, Mat., 30: 1803130, 2018. **Work conducted as part of 1-month stay in France funded by Burroughs-Wellcome grant to S.D.


  1. Shreeram, D.D, Panmanee, W., McDaniel, C.T., Daniel, S., Schaefer, D.W., and D. J. Hassett*, Effect of impaired twitching motility and biofilm dispersion on performance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa-powered microbial fuel cells, Ind. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 45:103-109, 2018.


  1. Liu, H.-Y. #, Chen, W.-L., Ober, C.K., and Daniel*, Biologically Complex Planar Cell Plasma Membranes Supported on Polyelectrolyte Cushions Enhance Transmembrane Protein Mobility and Retain Orientation. Langmuir, 34 (3): 1061-1072, 2018. **Invited submission for Issue on Early Career Authors in Fundamental Colloid and Interface Science and featured on the Journal cover.


  1. Lai, A.L., Millet, J.K., Daniel, S., Freed, J.H., and G.R. Whittaker*, The SARS-CoV Fusion Peptide forms an Extended Bipartite Fusion Platform that Perturbs Membrane Order in a Calcium-Dependent Manner. Mol. Biol., 429 (24):3875-3892, 2017.


  1. Liu, H.-Y. #, Grant, H., Hsu, H.-L. #, Sorkin, R., Bošković, F., Wuite, G., and Daniel*, Planar Mammalian Membranes as Models of in vivo Cell Surface Architectures. ACS Appl. Mat. Interfaces, 9 (41):35526-35538, 2017.


  1. Chang, C.-T., Daniel, S., and Steen, P.H.*, Footprint Geometry and Sessile Drop Resonance. Rev. E, 95 (3): 033109, 2017.


  1. Richards, M.J. #, and Daniel*, Two-Phase Contiguous Supported Lipid Bilayer Model for Membrane Rafts via Polymer Blotting and Stenciling. Langmuir, 33 (5):1285-1294, 2017.


  1. Song, Y.-H., Warncke, C., Choi, S.J., Choi, S., Chiou, A.E., Ling, L., Liu, H.-Y. #, Daniel, S., Antonyak, M.A., Cerione, R.A., and C. Fishbach*, Breast Cancer-Derived Extracellular Vesicles Stimulate Myofibroblast Differentiation and Pro-Angiogenic Behavior of Adipose Stem Cells. Matrix Biol., Jul; 60-61:190-205, 2017.


  1. Millet, J.K., Goldstein, M., Labitt, R., Hsu, H.L. #, Daniel, S., and G.R. Whittaker*, A camel-derived MERS-CoV with a variant spike protein cleavage site and distinct fusion activation properties. Nature Emerg. Microbes Infect., 5: e126, 2016.


  1. Hsu, H.L. #, Millet, J.K., Costello, D.A. #, Whittaker, G.R., and Daniel*, Viral Fusion Efficacy of Specific H3N2 Influenza Virus Reassortant Combinations at Single-Particle Level. Nature Sci. Rep., 6: 35537, 2016.


  1. Lee, D.W. #, Hsu, H.-L. #, Bacon, K.B., and Daniel*, Image Restoration and Analysis of Influenza Virions Binding to Membrane Receptors Reveal Adhesion-Strengthening Kinetics. PLoS ONE, 11 (10): e0163437, 2016.


  1. Hsia, C.Y. #, Chen, L., Singh, R.R. #, DeLisa, M.P., and Daniel*, A Molecularly Complete Bacterial Outer Membrane Platform. Nature Sci. Rep., 6: 32715, 2016.


  1. Zhang, Y., Inal, S., Hsia, C.-Y. #, Ferro, M., Ferro, M., Daniel, S.*, and R.M. Owens*, Supported Lipid Bilayer Assembly on PEDOT:PSS Films and Transistors, Funct. Mat., 26 (40): 7304-7313, 2016. **Featured in MRS360 Online news; work conducted during sabbatical visit to France by S.D. in 2014-2015.


  1. Lee, D.W. #, Allison, A.B., Bacon, K.B., Parrish, C.R.*, and Daniel*, Single-Particle Tracking Demonstrates a Point Mutation in the Carnivore Parvovirus Capsid Switches Binding to Host-Specific Transferrin Receptors. J. Virol., 90: 4849-4853, 2016. **Featured in the JVI Spotlight


  1. Richards, M.J. #, Hsia, C.-Y. #, Singh, R.R. #, Haider, H., Kumpf, J., Kawate, T., and Daniel*, Membrane Protein Mobility and Orientation Preserved in Supported Bilayers Created Directly from Cell Plasma Membrane Blebs. Langmuir, 32: 2963-2974, 2016.


  1. Hsia, C.-Y. #, Richards, M.J. #, and Daniel*, A Review of Traditional and Emerging Methods to Characterize Lipid-Protein Interactions in Biological Membranes. RSC Anal. Methods, 7: 7076-7094, 2015. (Richards and Hsia contributed equally)


  1. Chaudhury, M.K.*, Chakrabarti, A., and Daniel, Generation of Motion of Drops with Interfacial Contact. Langmuir (Feature Article), 31: 9266-9281, 2015.


  1. Chang, C.-T., Bostwick, J.B., Daniel, S., and P.H. Steen*, Dynamics of Sessile Drops. Part 2. Experiment. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 768: 442-467, 2015.


  1. Costello, D.A. #, Whittaker, G.R., and Daniel*, Variation of pH Sensitivity, Acid Stability, and Fusogenicity of Three Influenza H3 Subtypes. J. Virol., 89: 350-360, 2015. **Work featured on the journal cover, Vol. 89, No. 2.


  1. Kunungo, M., Mettu, S., Law, K.-Y.*, and Daniel, Effect of Roughness Geometry on Wetting and De-wetting of Rough PDMS Surfaces. Langmuir, 30: 7358-7368, 2014.


  1. Macner, A.M., Daniel, S.*, and P.H. Steen*, Condensation on Surface Energy Gradient Shifts Drop-Size Distribution Towards Small Drops. Langmuir, 30: 1788-1798, 2014.


  1. Lee, D.W. #, Thapar, V., Clancy, P., and Daniel*, Stochastic Fusion Simulations and Experiments Suggest Passive and Active Roles of Hemagglutinin During Membrane Fusion. Biophys. J., 106:843-854, 2014. (Lee and Thapar contributed equally)


  1. Chang, C.-T., Bostwick, J.B., Steen, P.H.*, and Daniel*, Substrate Constraints Modify the Rayleigh Spectrum of Vibrating Sessile Drops. Phys. Rev. E, 88: 023015, 2013.


  1. Costello, D.A. #, Millet, J.K., Hsia, C.-Y. #, Whittaker, G.R., and Daniel*, Single Particle Assay of Coronavirus Membrane Fusion with Proteinaceous Receptor-embedded Supported Bilayers. Biomaterials, 34: 7895-7904, 2013.


  1. Chao, L., Richards, M.J. #, Hsia, C.-Y. # and S. Daniel*, Two-dimensional continuous extraction in multiphase lipid bilayers to separate, enrich, and sort membrane-bound species. Anal. Chem., 85: 6696-6702, 2013.


  1. Costello, D.A. #, Hsia, C.-Y. #, Porri, T., Millet, J.K., and Daniel*, Membrane Fusion-competent Virus-like Proteoliposomes and Proteinaceous Supported Bilayers Made Directly from Cell Plasma Membranes. Langmuir, 29: 6409-6419, 2013.


  1. Longley, J.E., Dooley, E., Givler, D.M., Napier, W.J., Chaudhury, M.K., and Daniel*, and, Ratcheting Motion of Sessile Droplets Induced by Shape Deformation on Surface Energy Gradients. Langmuir, 28:13912-13918, 2012.


  1. Costello, D.A. #, Lee, D.W.#, Drewes, J., Vasquez, K.A., Kisler, K., Wiesner, U., Pollack, L., Whittaker, G.R., and S. Daniel*, Influenza Virus-Membrane Fusion Triggered by Proton Uncaging for Single Particle Studies of Fusion Kinetics. Anal. Chem., 84: 8480-8489, 2012.


  1. Hamilton, B.S., Whittaker, G.R.*, and Daniel, Influenza Virus-mediated Membrane Fusion: Determinants of Hemagglutinin Fusogenic Activity and Experimental Approaches for Assessing Virus Fusion. Viruses, 4: 1144-1168, 2012.


  1. Chao, L. and S. Daniel*, Measuring the Partitioning Kinetics of Membrane Biomolecules using Patterned Two-phase Coexistent Lipid Bilayers, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 133: 15635-15643, 2011.


  1. Kang, S., Park, T., Chen, X., Dickens, G.J.E., Lee, B., Lu, K., Rakhilin, N., Daniel, S., and M. M. Jin*, Tunable Physiologic Interactions of Adhesion Molecules for Inflamed Cell-selective Drug Delivery, Biomaterials, 32: 3487-3498, 2011.


  1. Diaz, A.J., Albertorio, F., Daniel, S., and P.S. Cremer*, Double Cushions Preserve Mobility in Supported Bilayer Systems, Langmuir, 24: 6820-6826, 2008.


  1. White, R.J., Ervin, E.N., Yang, T., Chen, X., Daniel, S., Cremer, P.S.*, and H.S. White*, Single Ion-Channel Recordings using Glass Nanopore Membranes, Am. Chem. Soc., 129:11766-11775, 2007.


  1. Daniel, S., Diaz, A.J., Martinez, K.M., Bench, B.J., Albertorio, F., and P.S. Cremer*, Separation of Membrane-Bound Compounds by Solid-Supported Bilayer Electrophoresis, Am. Chem. Soc., 129: 8072-8073, 2007.


  1. White, R.J., Zhang, B., Daniel, S., Tang, J., Ervin, E.N., Cremer, P.S.*, and H.S. White*, The Ionic Conductivity of the Aqueous Layer Separating a Lipid Bilayer Membrane and a Glass Support, Langmuir, 22: 10777-10783, 2006.


  1. Daniel, S., Albertorio, F., and P.S. Cremer*, Making Membranes Rough, Tough, and Ready to Hit the Road, MRS Bulletin, 31: 536-540, 2006.


  1. Albertorio, F., Daniel, S., and P.S. Cremer*, Supported Lipopolymer Membranes as Nanoscale Filters: Simultaneous Protein Recognition and Size-Selection Assays, Am. Chem. Soc., 128: 7168-7169, 2006.


  1. Chaudhury, M.K.*, Daniel, S., Callow, M., Callow, J., and J. Finlay, Settlement Behavior of Swimming Algal Spores on Gradient Surfaces, Biointerphases, 1:18-21, 2006.


  1. Daniel, S., Chaudhury, M. K.*, and P.-G. De Gennes, Vibration Actuated Liquid Drop Motion on Surfaces for Batch Process Microfluidic Devices, Langmuir, 21: 4240-4248, 2005.


  1. Daniel, S., Sircar, S., Gliem, J., and M. K. Chaudhury*, Ratcheting Motion of Liquid Drops on Gradient Surfaces, Langmuir, 20: 4085-4092, 2004.


  1. Mahadevan, L.*, Daniel, S., and M. K. Chaudhury*, Biomimetic Ratcheting Motion of a Soft Slender Sessile Gel, Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A, 101: 23-26, 2003.


  1. Daniel, S. and M.K. Chaudhury*, Rectified Motion of Liquid Drops on Gradient Surfaces Induced by Vibration, Langmuir, 18: 3403-3407, 2002.


  1. Daniel, S., Chaudhury, M.K.*, and J.C. Chen, Fast Drop Movements Resulting from the Phase Change on a Gradient Surface, Science, 291: 633-636, 2001.
Education papers


  1. Sorg, V.C., Johnson, L.C, Westbrook, A.M., and Daniel*, Focusing on the Family: Engineering Outreach Targeting Rural High School Females and their Parents, 2016 Proceedings of American Society Engineering Education, St. Lawrence Section Meeting.


  1. Yang, A.H.J.#, Dimiduk, K., and Daniel*, A Simplified Model of Human Alcohol Metabolism that Integrates Biotechnology and Human Health into a Mass Balance Team Project, Chemical Engineering Education, 45: 21-29, 2011.


  1. Yang, A.H.J. #, Dimiduk, K., and Daniel*, Applying Mass Balances to Alcohol Metabolism: A Team Project that Applies Fundamental Chemical Engineering Skills to Biotechnology, Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education, 2010 Annual Conference and Exposition.


  1. D. Jones, S. Daniel, K. Dimiduk*, Games in Recitation: Increasing Student Engagement While Teaching Mass and Energy Balances in Chemical Engineering, 2010 Proceedings of American Society Engineering Education, St. Lawrence Section Meeting.