Photo of Jameson, Cynthia J.

Cynthia J. Jameson, PhD

Professor Emeritus

Department of Chemical Engineering


Building & Room:

270 EIB


929 W. Taylor St, MC 110, Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 996-2352

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Research Interests

Contributed to a fundamental understanding of the NMR chemical shift as a molecular electronic property; Interest in general trends and over-arching relationships, not just specific systems.

Selected Publications

  1. Measuring Chirality in NMR in the Presence of a Static Electric Field. Walls, J. D.; Harris, R.; Jameson, C. J. Chem. Phys. 2008, 128, 154502-1-6.
  2. Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Xe Chemical Shifts and Solubility in n-Alkanes. Yuan, H.; Murad, S.; Jameson, C.; Olson, J. J. Phys. Chem. C 2007, 111, 15771-15783.
  3. Diastereomeric Xe Chemical Shifts in Tethered Cryptophane Cages. Ruiz, E.; Sears, D.; Pines, A.; Jameson, C. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 16980-16988.
  4. Ion Permeation Dynamics in Carbon Nanotubes. Liu, H. M.; Murad, S.; Jameson, C. J. Chem. Phys. 2006, 125, 084713-084713-14.
  5. Intermolecular Hyperfine Tensor for Xe@O2. Density and Temperature Dependence of Xe Chemical Shifts in Oxygen Gas. Vukovic, L.; Jameson, C.; Sears, D. Mol. Phys. 2006, 104, 1217-1225.

Notable Honors

2000, Vaughan Award, NMR section Rocky Mountain Conference on Analytical Chemistry

1953, 1974, First Prizes, Outstanding Curriculum Development Project, UIC


Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1967

Postdoctoral Fellow

Columbia University, 1963-64


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1963


University of the Philippines, 1958