Mioy Huynh

Mioy Huynh


Bioinspired Models of Hydrogenases; PCET in Electron-Proton Transfer Mediators

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mthuynh2@illinois.edu

(217) 300-1480

Ph.D. in Chemistry, 2017
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL

B.S. in Chemistry (Physical), 2012
University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA

Publications

Interplay between terminal and bridging diiron hydrides in neutral and oxidized states

230. X. Yu, C.-H Tung, W. Wang, M. T. Huynh, D. L. Gray, S. Hammes-Schiffer, and T. B. Rauchfuss, “Interplay between terminal and bridging diiron hydrides in neutral and oxidized states,” Organometallics 36, 2245-2253 (2017).

Concerted one-electron two-proton transfer processes in models inspired by the Tyr-His couple of photosystem II

229. M.T. Huynh, S. J. Mora, M. Villalba, M.E. Tejeda-Ferrari, P. A. Liddell, B. R. Cherry, A.-L. Teillout, C. W. Machan, C. P. Kubiak, D. Gust, T. A. Moore, S. Hammes-Schiffer, and A. L. Moore, “Concerted one-electron two-proton transfer processes in models inspired by the Tyr-His couple of photosystem II,” ACS Cent. Sci. 3, 372-380 (2017).

Quinone 1 e- and 2 e-/2 H+ reduction potentials: Identification and analysis of deviations from systematic scaling relationships

215. M. T. Huynh, C. W. Anson, A. C. Cavell, S. S. Stahl, and S. Hammes-Schiffer, “Quinone 1 e and 2 e/2 H+ reduction potentials: Identification and analysis of deviations from systematic scaling relationships,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 15903-15910 (2016).

Mechanism of H2 Production by Models for the [NiFe]-Hydrogenases: Role of Reduced Hydrides

211. O. A. Ulloa, M. T. Huynh, C. P. Richers, J. A. Bertke, M. J. Nilges, S. Hammes-Schiffer, and T. B. Rauchfuss, “Mechanism of H2 production by models for the [NiFe]-hydrogenases: Role of reduced hydrides,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 9234–9245 (2016).

Hydrogenase Enzymes and Their Synthetic Models: The Role of Metal Hydrides

209. D. Schilter, J. M. Camara, M. T. Huynh, S. Hammes-Schiffer, and T. B. Rauchfuss, “Hydrogenase enzymes and their synthetic models: The role of metal hydrides,” Chem. Rev. 116, 8693–8749 (2016).

Models of the Ni-L and Ni-SIa states of the [NiFe]-hydrogenase active site

201. G. M. Chambers, M. T. Huynh, Y. Li, S. Hammes-Schiffer, T. B. Rauchfuss, E. Reijerse, and W. Lubitz, “Models of the Ni-L and Ni-SIa states of the [NiFe]-hydrogenase active site,” Inorg. Chem. 55, 419-431 (2016).

Computational investigation of [FeFe]-hydrogenase models: Characterization of singly and doubly protonated intermediates and mechanistic insights

181. M. T. Huynh, W. Wang, T. B. Rauchfuss, and S. Hammes-Schiffer, “Computational investigation of [FeFe]-hydrogenase models: Characterization of singly and doubly protonated intermediates and mechanistic insights,” Inorg. Chem. 53, 10301-10311 (2014).

Protonation of nickel-iron hydrogenase models proceeds after isomerization at nickel.

180. M. T. Huynh, D. Schilter, S. Hammes-Schiffer, and T. B. Rauchfuss, “Protonation of nickel-iron hydrogenase models proceeds after isomerization at nickel,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 12385-12395 (2014).