Welcome to the Anderson Research Group!

Research within the Anderson Group focuses on all areas of separation science and sample preparation. We are specifically interested in employing and understanding the role that ionic liquids (ILs), polymeric ionic liquids (PILs), and magnetic ionic liquids (MILs) play in chromatographic separations and sample preparation, particularly microextraction-based techniques. In addition, we develop new synthetic approaches of these compounds for targeted applications within the fields of analytical and bioanalytical chemistry. The Anderson Group collaborates with a number of academic research groups in Europe, South America, North America, and Asia. We also work closely with numerous industrial collaborators as we develop separation/sample preparation methodologies that solve challenging industrial problems.

Professor Jared L. Anderson
Office: 1605 Gilman
2415 Osborn Dr
Ames IA
Professor Anderson joined the chemistry faculty in August 2015. Prior to joining ISU, he was a faculty member at The University of Toledo from 2005 through 2015 where he held the ranks of assistant, associate, and full professor of chemistry. He earned his B.S. in 2000 from South Dakota State University and his Ph.D. from… see more

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9/14/2018 We welcome Ester Peris-Garcia to the group! Ester is a visiting Ph.D. student from the group of Profs. Celia García-Alvarez-Coque and María Josê Ruiz-Angel at the University of Valencia in Spain.

9/10/2018 Our group was recently visited by Prof. Sílvia Rocha from the University of Aveiro in Portugal.

9/1/2018 Our group welcomes Jakub Šulc! Jakub is a visiting Ph.D. student from Prof. Bajerova's group at the University of Pardubice in the Czech Republic.

8/16/2018 At the 2018 Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on Ionic Liquids, Dr. Anderson was nominated and elected to be the 2020 GRC Vice-Chair and Chair of the 2022 GRC.

8/5/2018 A manuscript in collaboration with Prof. Constantine Stalikas' group at the University of Ioannina in Greece has been accepted for publication in Journal of Chromatography A!

7/13/2018 A Topical Collection of articles titled "Ionic Liquids as Tunable Materials in (Bio)Analytical Chemistry" with Drs. Anderson and Kevin Clark as editors has been published in Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry! Thank you to all of the authors who contributed to this Topical Collection!

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