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Rolf Schmidt, PhD

Facility manager and research officer, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Biography ∨   Publications ∨   

Office: SP 201-16
Richard J. Renaud Science Complex,
7141 Sherbrooke W.
Lab: SP 280-19
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext. 3345                     

  • PDF Concordia University, Montreal
  • PDF Southern Illinois University, Carbondale (USA)
  • PhD Institut Charles Sadron, Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg (France)
  • Diplôme d'Ingénieur Chimiste, Ecole des Hautes Etudes des Industries Chimiques, Strasbourg (France)

Dr. Rolf Schmidt is our facility manager. He provides research support and regular maintenance for the instrumentation of the Centre for NanoScience Research.

He also coordinates access to our instruments for external and internal users.

Sample services are provided with or without data analysis for some of our instruments.

For all information regarding instrumentation, availability, training, and sample service please contact the facility manager.


  • E. Mansuri, L. Zepeda-Velazquez, R. Schmidt, M. A. Brook and C. E. DeWolf Surface Behavior of Boronic Acid-Terminated SiliconesLangmuir 201531, 9331-9339. DOI

  • A. Rajasingam, R. Schmidt, S. Woo, C. E. DeWolf and P. Forgione Efficient Preparation of Novel Phenolic Surfactants for Self-Assembled MonolayersSynthetic Communications 201444, 1066-1075. DOI

  • P. Payrow, M. R. Nokken, D. Banu, R. Schmidt, C. E. DeWolf and D. Feldman Effect of UV and UV-ozone treatment of polyolefin fibers on toughness of fiber concrete compositeAdvanced Civil Engineering Materials 20132, 51-61.

  • V. Balhara, R. Schmidt, S.-U. Gorr and C. E. DeWolf Membrane selectivity and biophysical studies of the antimicrobial peptide GL13KBiochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes 20131828, 2193-2203. DOI

  • M. Ahmida, S. Dufour, H.-S. Li, H. Kayal, R. Schmidt, C. E. DeWolf and S. H. Eichhorn Face- and Edge-on Orientations of Octa-Acid and -Alcohol Substituted Tetraazaporphyrins in Langmuir and Langmuir-Blodgett MonolayersSoft Matter 20139, 811-819. DOI

  • S. Aleksanian, B. Khorsand, R. Schmidt and J. K. Oh Rapidly Thiol-Responsive Degradable Block Copolymer Nanocarriers with Facile BioconjugationPolymer Chemistry 20123, 2138-2147. DOI

  • S. Aleksanian, A. Nelson-Mendez, R. Schmidt and J. K. Oh Thiol-Responsive Degradable Block Copolymers MicellesPolymer Preprints 201152, 536-537.

  • B. Khorsand Sourkohi, R. Schmidt and J. K. Oh New Thiol-Responsive Mono-Cleavable Block Copolymer Micelles Labeled with Single DisulfidesMacromolecular Rapid Communications 201132, 1652-1657. DOI

  • C. Madwar, W. Chu Kwan, L. Deng, O. Ramström, R. Schmidt, S. Zou and L. A. Cuccia Perfluorophenyl Azide Immobilization Chemistry for Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy of the Concanavalin A/Mannose Interaction,Langmuir 201026, 16677-16680. DOI

  • N. Subramanian, R. Schmidt, P. M. Wood-Adams and C. E. DeWolf Space-Filling Trialkoxysilane: Synthesis and Self-Assembly into Low-Density MonolayersLangmuir 201026, 18628-18630. DOI
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