Photo of Manish Mehta
  • Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry


  • BA, Wabash College, 1986
  • PhD, Yale University, 1990


Feature Articles: Achievement Grant  ; Teacher-Scholar Award  

Physical Chemistry, General Chemistry

  • M.A. Mehta, M. T. Eddy*, S.A. McNeill, F.D. Mills, J.R. Long, “Determination of Peptide Backbone Torsion Angles Using Double-Quantum Dipolar Recoupling Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 2202-2212.
  • L.B. Andreas*, A.K. Mehta, M.A. Mehta, “Determination of Global Structure from Distance and Orientation Constraints in Biological Solids Using Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 15233-15239.
  • M.A. Mehta, E.A. Fry*, M.T. Eddy*, M.T. Dedeo*, A.E. Anagnost*, J.R. Long, "Structure of the Alanine Dipeptide in Condensed Phases by 13C NMR", J. Phys. Chem. B, 2004, 108, 2777-2780.
  • G.P. Drobny, J.R. Long, T. Karlsson, W. Shaw, J. Popham, N. Oyler, P. bower, J. Stringer, D. Cregory, M.A. Mehta, P.S. Stayton, "Structural Studies of Biomaterials Using Double-Quantum Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy", Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem., 2003, 54, 531-571.

Solid-state NMR and its application to the elucidation of biomolecular structure


Sprinting to Success

January 6, 2017
Sarel Loewus '16, former captain of Oberlin women's track and field and cross country teams, is pursuing a PhD in biochemistry at the University of Pittsburgh.