• X-Ray Crystallography Facility Management
  • Small Molecule Structure Determination
  • Graduate Student Training in X-Ray Diffraction Techniques
  • Development of low temperature data collection and manipulation techniques
  • Proposal Development and fundraising for new equipment

Joseph W. Ziller

Ph.D., 1986
Inorganic Chemistry/X-ray Crystallography
University at Buffalo, State University of New York

B.S., 1981,University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania


Research:University at Buffalo, 1982-1986

  • Single-Crystal X-ray Diffraction Studies of Organometallic Compounds (Mononuclear and Cluster Complexes)
  • Synthesis of Ruthenium Carbonyl Cluster Compounds

University of Scranton, 1980-1981

Synthesis of Esters of Napthenic Acids

Employment: University of California, Irvine , October 1986-Present

Department of Chemistry
Director, X-ray Crystallography Facility

Professional Membership:

American Chemical Society Member
American Crystallographic Association Member


X-Ray Crystallography Facility Director
576 Rowland Hall


  • Staff