Susan Daniel

Associate Professor
Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, College of Engineering

Contact Information

256 Olin Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-4675

Susan Daniel

Associate Professor
Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, College of Engineering

Expertise

Interfacial engineering; cell membrane biophysics; virus-host interactions; bioanalytical devices; single particle/molecule imaging and analysis methods

Current Research Interest

Coronavirus, Ebola virus, and influenza entry into cells: entry of oncogenic microvesicles and exosomes into cells; bacterial membrane disruption and drug resistance; impact of lipid rafts and host cell heterogeneity on membrane protein function; liquid drop dynamics and digital fluidics

Distinction

Cornell University Schwartz Award in Life Sciences
Cornell University Alice H. Cook Award
Cornell University Zellman Warhaft Commitment to Diversity Award
Anita Borg Institute Denice Denton Emerging Leader Award
National Science Foundation CAREER Award
American Society of Engineering Education Outstanding Teaching Award

Selected Publications

Hsu, Hung-Lun, Jean K. Millet, Deidre A. Costello, Gary R. Whittaker, and Susan Daniel. “Viral Fusion Efficacy of Specific H3N2 Influenza Virus Reassortant Combinations at Sing-Particle Level.” Scientific Reports 6 (2016): 35537.

Hsia, Chih-yun, Linxiao Chen, Rohit R. Singh, Matthew P. DeLisa, and Susan Daniel. “A Molecularly Complete Planar Bacterial Outer Membrane Platform.” Scientific Reports 6 (2016): 32715. 

Cornell Research Website Article

Working the Surfaces—Cells, Water Droplets