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Ian Anthony

Education

Baylor University

2015–2020 (Estimated)

Ph.D. in Chemistry, Analytical Division
Advisor: Dr. Touradj Solouki

University of Utah

2008–2013

B.S. in Chemistry, Biological Emphasis, ACS Certified
B.S. in Philosophy

Employment

Baylor University

2015–Present

Mass Spectrometry Center Teacher of Record

2016–Present

General Chemistry (II) Teacher of Record

Fall 2015

Instrumental Analysis Teacher of Record

Spring 2018

WesTech Engineering, Inc.

2008–15

Laboratory Technician

2014–15

Pilot Plant Operator & Laboratory Manager

2013–14

Engraving Manager

2009–10

Document Imaging Specialist

2008–13

Research Experience

Baylor University

2015–Present

Graduate Researcher in Dr. Touradj Solouki’s Research Group

2015–Present

Mass Spectrometry Center Researcher

Spring 2016

Student Mentor

2016–Present

Mentored undergraduate students Adam R. Floyd (2016–2018), Christina A. Gaw (2016–Present), Shubhneet Warar (2018–Present), and Annie Arvidson (2018–Present) in instrument and experiment design, laboratory procedures, technical writing, and data analysis

Publications

Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Floyd, A. R.; Gaw, C. A.; ; Solouki, T. “Library- Integrated SIMPLISMA-ALS Deconvolution of Gas Chromatography-Vacuum Ultraviolet Absorption Spectroscopy Data” Submitted for Review to Analytica Chimica Acta

Spiegel, M.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Alton, C. H.; Farmer, P. J.; Solouki, T. “Reactivities of Aromatic Protons in Crude Oil Fractions Toward Br2 Tagging for Structural Characterization by NMR and EPR Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry” Energy & Fuels 2018, 32 (10), 10549–55 [link]

Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Floyd, A. R.; Gaw, C. A.; Solouki, T. “Improving Accuracy and Confidence of Chemical Identification by Gas Chromatography/Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy-Mass Spectrometry: Parallel Gas Chromatography, Vacuum Ultraviolet, and Mass Spectrometry Library Searches” Analytical Chemistry 2018, 90 (20), 12307–13 [link]

Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Gaw, C. A.; Floyd, A. R.; Solouki, T. “Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry: A Tandem Detection Approach for Improved Identification of Gas Chromatography-Eluting Compounds” Analytical Chemistry 2018, 90 (7), 4878-85 [link]

Morales, F.; Forsse, J.; Andre, T.; McKinley-Barnard, S.; Hwang, P.; Anthony, I. G.; Tinsley, G.; Spillane, M.; Grandjean, P.; Ramirez, A.; Willoughby, D. “BAIBA Does Not Regulate UCP-3 Expression in Human Skeletal Muscle as a Response to Aerobic Exercise” Journal of the American College of Nutrition 2016, 36 (3), 200–9 [link]

Presentations

Anthony, I. G. M.; Spiegel, M. T.; Warar, S.; Arvidson, A.; Solouki, T. “Speciation of asphaltenes using mass-deficient tagging mass spectrometry and metal-reduced nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy” 67th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Atlanta, GA, June 4th, 2019 (Poster)

Warar, S.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Gaw, C.; Solouki, T. “Populating a Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy Library using Tandem GC/VUV-MS and Chemometric Deconvolution of Real-World Sample Data” 67th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Atlanta, GA, June 3rd, 2019 (Poster)

Arvidson, A.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Spiegel, M. T., Warar, S.; Solouki, T. “Inductively- Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry Characterization of Aphaltene Metals Pre- and Post-Cleanup for Enhanced Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Results” 67th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Atlanta, GA, June 4th, 2019 (Poster)

Spiegel, M.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Warar, S.; Arvidson, A.; Sasmal, A.; Farmer, P.; Solouki, T. “New insights in crude oil using MS, NMR, and EPR” 67th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Atlanta, GA, June 4th, 2019 (Poster)

Warar, S.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Solouki, T. “Automated Sample Analysis Using Vacuum Ultraviolet Automated Library-Integrated Deconvolution (VALID)” Capital of Texas Undergraduate Research Conference, Austin, TX, November 3rd, 2018 (Oral)

Gaw, C. A.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Floyd, A. R.; Solouki, T. “A Triple-Domain Gas Chromatography-Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy-Mass Spectrometry Library Search Methodology for Improved Chemical Identification” Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium, Houston, TX, October 6th, 2018 (Oral)

Warar, S.; Arvidson, A.; Ehlmann, M.; Von Waaden, N.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Solouki, T. “Adjusting Sample Concentration Within Dynamic Range for Improved Data Analysis using Vacuum Ultraviolet Automated Library Integrated Deconvolution” American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Dallas, TX, September 29th, 2018 (Poster) — 2019 Winner of the Outstanding Poster Presentation for the Undergraduate Research Scholars Achievement (URSA) Scholars Week

Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Floyd, A. R.; Gaw, C. A.; Solouki, T. “Chemical Identification by Combined Use of GC Retention Indices, EI-MS Fingerprints, and VUV Spectroscopic Signatures” 66th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Diego, CA, June 7th, 2018 (Poster)

Spiegel, M.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Hassel, A. C.; Solouki, T. “Investigation of Asphaltene Structure Using Br-Tagging High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry and Metal-Free NMR” 66th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Diego, CA, June 6th, 2018 (Poster)

Brantley, M. R.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Villacob, R.; Zhou, S.; Solouki, T. “An Imaging FT-ICR Platform Utilizing Gallium Ablation for Biomolecule Analysis” 66th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Diego, CA, June 4th, 2018 (Poster)

Brantley M. R.; Zhou, S; Anthony, I. G. M.; Villacob, R.; Solouki, T. “Custom Mass Spectrometry Instrumentation: Best Practices” 66th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Diego, CA, June 4th, 2018 (Poster)

Brantley, M. R.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Villacob, R.; Lantz, C.; Floyd, A. R.; Gaw, C. A.; Koziol, S.; Solouki, T. “Development of an Imaging FT-ICR-MS with SIMS, FIB-SEM, and Post-Ionization Capabilities for Biological Applications” 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Indianapolis, IN, June 7th, 2017 (Poster)

Villacob, R.; Brantley, M. R.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Solouki, T. “A Monte-Carlo Approach to Automated Ion Trajectory Calculations for Optimization of an Imaging FT-ICR MS with Post-Ionization Capabilities” 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Indianapolis, IN, June 7th, 2017 (Poster)

Anthony, I. G. M.; Floyd, A. R.; Gaw, C. A.; Brantley, M. R.; Solouki, T. “Characterization of Perfumes via Tandem Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry” 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Indianapolis, IN, June 6th, 2017 (Poster)

Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Gaw, C. A.; Floyd, A. R.; Solouki, T. “Tandem Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry for Improved Identification of GC-Eluting Species” 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Indianapolis, IN, June 5th, 2017 (Poster)

Villacob, R.; Brantley, M. R.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Solouki, T. “Development and Optimization of an Ultra-High Spatial & Mass Resolution Chemical Microscope with FIB-SEM Capabilities” 52nd Annual Meeting of the Texas Society for Microscopy, Waco, TX, February 24th, 2017 (Oral)

Gaw, C. A.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Floyd, A. R.; Solouki, T. “Analysis of Closely Related Volatile Organic Compounds with a Gas Chromatography-Vacuum Ultraviolet-Mass Spectrometry System” Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium, Houston, TX, Oct 22nd, 2016 (Oral)

Floyd, A. R.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Gaw, C. A.; Solouki, T. “Improved Compound Identification Utilizing a Complementary Vacuum Ultraviolet Spectroscopy/ Mass Spectrometry Library-Matching Approach” Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium, Houston, TX, Oct 22nd, 2016 (Oral)

Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Floyd, A. R.; Olaitan, A. D.; Erdogan, D. A.; Ozensoy, E.; Solouki, T. “Unambiguous Identification of Reaction Products from Conversion of Nitric Oxide over Novel Photocatalyst Surfaces” 64th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Antonio, TX, June 9th, 2016 (Poster)

Spiegel, M.; Anthony, I. G. M.; Brantley, M. R.; Hassell, A. C.; Moffett, C.; Yoon, S.; Stephensen, M.; Farmer, P. J.; Solouki, T. “Kendrick Mass Defect Visualization of Asphaltenes Pre- and Post-Reaction with Bromin” 64th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Antonio, TX, June 6th, 2016 (Poster)

Awards and Scholarships

Baylor Outstanding Graduate Research Productivity Award Apr. 2019
1st place, STEM Category, Baylor Research Showcase Competition Apr. 2018
1st place, Ph.D. Category, Baylor 3-Minute Thesis Competition Nov. 2016
Baylor Graduate Student Fellowship 2015–20
Franklin & McAtee Travel Award 2016–18
Baylor Graduate School Travel Award 2016–18
WesTech Biannual Don Bailey Award for Superior Service Apr. 2015
University of Utah Honors at Entrance Scholarship 2008–12
Dixie State College Philosophy Student of the Semester May 2008
Dixie State College Early High School Graduation Scholarship Spring 2008

Professional Service

Baylor Graduate Recruitment Host 2016–19
Baylor Advanced Instrumentation Workshop Host 2017, 2019
AMSA Research & Internship Learning Facilitator 2017–19
Laboratory Safety Officer 2017–19

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