Jordan A. Greco, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor

Department of Chemistry


  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Connecticut, 2015-2017
  • Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, University of Connecticut, 2015
  • B.S., Chemistry and Anthropology, University of Connecticut, 2010

Research Interests

  • Theoretical simulations of the excited state properties of linear polyenes, biological chromophores, and retinylidene proteins in combination with spectroscopic analyses.
  • Design and development of novel biophotonic devices, including protein-based retinal implants, holographic associative processors, three-dimensional optical memories, and photovoltaic cells.
  • Biophysical characterization of photoactive proteins using time-resolved absorption spectroscopy, FT-IR difference spectroscopy, and differential scanning calorimetry.

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