John Breen

Associate Professor

Contact Information:


Sowa Hall 224


Ph.D. - Pennsylvania State University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Analytical and Physical Chemistry

Awards and Honors:

Chair, Safety Committee Rhode Island Nuclear Science Center

Selected Publications:

Abbott, B. Lee, J. Mohn, E. Barden, M. Overly, K. Breen, J. (2018) Probing the Extended Lipid Anchorage with Cytochrome c and Liposomes Containing Diacylphosphatidylglycerol Lipids. Biochimica Biophysicva Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes.(1860), 1187-1192.

Ullman, A. Liu, Y. Huynh, M. Bediako, D. Wang, H. Anderson, B. Powers, D. Breen, J. Abruna, H. Nocera, D. (2014) Water Oxidation Catalysis by Co(II) Impurities in Co(III)4O4 Cubanes. The Journal of the American Chemical Society.(136), 17681-17688.

Mohn, E. Lee, J. Beaver, C. Tobbe, G. McCarthy, S. O'Neil, E. Smith, B. Breen, J. (2014) Interactions of Cytochrome c with N-Acylated Phosphatidylethanolamine Lipids. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A.

Symes, M. Lutterman, D. Teets, T. Anderson, B. Breen, J. Nocera, D. (2013) Photo-active Cobalt Cubane Model of an Oxygen-Evolving Catalyst. ChemSusChem.(6), 65-69.