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Researcher: Shellie, RA (Associate Professor Robert Shellie)

Fields of Research

Separation Science
Analytical Spectrometry
Cell Metabolism
Nephrology and Urology
Analytical Chemistry
Chemical Oceanography
Clinical Sciences
Earth Sciences
Post Harvest Horticultural Technologies (incl. Transportation and Storage)
Flow Analysis
Natural Products Chemistry
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Animal Immunology
Horticultural Crop Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
Medical Biotechnology
Colloid and Surface Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry (incl. Atmospheric Chemistry)
Cancer Cell Biology
Electroanalytical Chemistry
Theoretical and Computational Chemistry
Wildlife and Habitat Management
Sensor Technology (Chemical aspects)
Causes and Prevention of Crime
Manufacturing Processes and Technologies (excl. Textiles)
Zoology

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences
Scientific Instruments
Hops
Diagnostic Methods
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments
Hardwood Plantations
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health Status and Outcomes
Urogenital System and Disorders
Horticultural Crops
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Physical and Chemical Conditions of Water in Marine Environments
Human Biological Preventatives (e.g. Vaccines)
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Determinants of Health
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Environment
Cancer and Related Disorders
Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Mental Health
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Aquaculture Crustaceans (excl. Rock Lobster and Prawns)
Environmentally Sustainable Manufacturing
Beverages (excl. Fruit Juices)
Pulp and Paper
Law Enforcement
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation
Processed Food Products and Beverages (excl. Dairy Products)
Rehabilitation of Degraded Coastal and Estuarine Environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A simplified approach in flow controlled multi-dimensional gas chromatography; Analytical Methods
A simplified approach to direct SPE-MS; Journal of Separation Science
Advanced and innovative chromatographic techniques for the study of citrus essential oils; Flavour and Fragrance Journal
Analysis of fresh and aged tea tree essential oils by using GCxGC-qMS; Journal of Chromatographic Science
Analysis of roasted coffee bean volatiles by using comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography - time-of-flight mass spectrometry; Journal of Chromatorgraphy A
Antarctic research focus for our 2013 Fulbright Scholars
Application of comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography (GC x GC) to the enantioselective analysis of essential oils; Journal of Separation Science
Application of headspace solid-phase microextraction (HS-SPME) and comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography (GC x GC) for the chemical profiling of volatile oils in complex herbal mixtures; Journal of Separation Science
Application of retention modelling to the simulation of separation of organic anions in suppressed ion chromatography; The Journal of Chromatography A
Applications of planar microfluidic devices and gas chromatography for complex problem solving; Journal of Separation Science
Applications of resistive heating in gas chromatography: A review; Analytica Chimica Acta
Assessment of the complementarity of temperature and flow-rate for response normalisation of aerosol-based detectors; Journal of Chromatography A
Assessment of the phytochemical profiles of novel hop (Humulus lupulus L.) cultivars: a potential route to beer crafting; Food Chemistry
Back-flushing and heart cut capillary gas chromatography using planar microfluidic Deans’ switching for the separation of benzeneand alkylbenzenes in industrial samples; Journal of Chromatography A
Book review (Clinical Biochemistry)
Capillary Electrophoresis: Low Molecular Mass Ions; Reference Module in Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering
Capillary ion chromatography with on-column focusing for ultra-trace analysis of methanesulfonate and inorganic anions in limited volume Antarctic ice core samples; Journal of Chromatography A
Chapter 9: Volatile Components of Plants, Essential Oils, and Fragrances; Wilson & Wilson's Comprehensive Analytical Chemistry, Vol 55
Characterisation of lavender essential oils by using gas chromatography - mass spectrometry with correlation of linear retention indices and comparison with comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Characterization and Comparison of Tea Tree and Lavender Oils by Using Comprehensive Gas Chromatography; J. High Resol. Chromatogr.
Characterization of large surface area polymer monoliths and their utility for rapid, selective solid phase extraction for improved sample clean up; Journal of Chromatography A
Characterization of phenol and alkyl phenols in organic matrixes with monoethylene glycol extraction and multidimensional gas chromatography/mass spectrometry; Analytical Chemistry
Chemotyping of new hop (Humulus lupulus L.) genotypes using comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography with quadrupole accurate mass time-of-flight mass spectrometry; Journal of Chromatography A
Chromatographic methods for the isolation, separation and characterisation of dissolved organic matter; Environmental Science Processes and Impacts
Column selection for comprehensive multidimensional ion chromatography; Journal of Separation Science
Comment on “Structural characterization of dissolved organic matter: a review of current techniques for isolation and analysis” by E. C. Minor, M. M. Swenson, B. M. Mattson, and A. R. Oyler, Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts, 2014, 16, 2064; Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts
Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography - Mass Spectrometry and its Use in High-Resolution Metabolomics; Australian Journal of Chemistry
Comprehensive 2D GC-QPMS with Differential Flow Modulation; LC GC Europe
Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography (GC x GC) and GC x GC-quadrupole MS analysis of Asian and American ginseng; Journal of Separation Science
Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography Combined with Mass Spectrometry; Comprehensive Chromatography in Combination with Mass Spectrometry
Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography with Fast Enantioseparation; Analytical Chemistry
Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography with Flame Ionization and Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry Detection: Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of West Australian Sandalwood Oil; Journal of Chromatographic Science
Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis of Pelargonium graveolens essential oil using rapid scanning quadrupole mass spectrometry; Analyst
Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography-time-of-flight mass spectrometry (GC GC-TOF) for high resolution metabolomics: Biomarker discovery on spleen tissue extracts of obese NZO compared to lean C57BL/6 mice; Metabolomics
Comprehensive two-dimensional liquid chromatography; Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry
Comprehensive two-dimensional liquid chromatography: Ion chromatography x reversed-phase liquid chromatography for separation of low-molecular-mass organic acids; Journal of Chromatography A
Computer-assisted multi-segment gradient optimization in ion chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Computer-assisted simulation and optimisation of retention in ion chromatography; TrAC - Trends in Analytical Chemistry
Concepts and Preliminary Observations on the Triple-Dimensional Analysis of Complex Volatile Samples by Using GC x GC - TOFMS; Anal. Chem
Cool, fast comprehensive gas chromatography
Coupled reversed-phase and ion chromatographic system for the simultaneous identification of inorganic and organic explosives; Journal of Chromatography A
Data reduction in comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography for rapid and repeatable automated data analysis; Analytical Chemistry
Design considerations for pulsed-flow comprehensive two-dimensional GC: Dynamic flow model approach; Journal of Chromatographic Science
Determination of Bromate in Sea Water using Multi-Dimensional Matrix-Elimination Ion Chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Determination of ethylene glycol in lubricants by derivatization static headspace gas chromatography; Analytical Methods
Determination of furfurals in Manuka honey using piston-cylinder liquid-liquid extraction and gas chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Determination of trace ethylene glycol in industrial solvents and lubricants using phenyl boronic acid derivatization and multidimensional gas chromatography; Analytica Chimica Acta
Differential ion mobility spectrometry with temperature programmable micromachined gas chromatography for the determination of bis(chloromethyl) ether; Analytical Methods
Direct measurement of part-per-billion levels of dimethyl sulfoxide in water by gas chromatography with stacked injection and chemiluminescence detection; Journal of Separation Science
Direct measurement of trace elemental mercury in hydrocarbon matrices by gas chromatography with ultraviolet photometric detection; Analytical Chemistry
Discovery of biomarkers for Tasmanian devil cancer (DFTD) by metabolic profiling of serum; Journal of Proteome Research
Discovery of serum biomarkers for Tasmanian Devil cancer (DFTD); The Australian & New Zealand Metabolomics Conference (ANZMET)
Effects of pressure drop on absolute retention matching in comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography; Journal of Separation Science
Enantioselective gas chromatographic analysis of monoterpenes in essential oils of the family Myrtaceae; Flavour and Fragrance Journal
Enhanced methodology for porting ion chromatography retention data; Journal of Chromatography A
Evaluation of a miniaturised single-stage thermal modulator for comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography of petroleum contaminated soils; Journal of Chromatography A
Factors affecting peak shape in comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography with non-focusing modulation; Journal of Chromatography A
Fast ion chromatography using short anion exchange columns; The Journal of Chromatography A
Forensic identification of inorganic explosives by ion chromatography; Analytical Letters
From non-targeted metabolomics to quantitative analysis of uremic compounds in chronic kidney disease; The Australian & New Zealand Metabolomics Conference (ANZMET)
Gas chromatographic technologies for the anlaysis of essential oils; Journal of Chromatography A
Gas Chromatography; Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences
Gas Chromatography / High-Speed Techniques
Gas chromatography and diode array detection for the direct measurement of carbon disulfide in challenging matrices; Analytical Methods
Gas chromatography with diode array detection in series with flame ionisation detection; Journal of Chromatography A
Gas chromatography with reduction gas detection for the characterization of parts-per-billion levels of ethylene in various matrices; LCGC North America
Gas chromatography with simultaneous detection: Ultraviolet spectroscopy, flame ionization, and mass spectrometry; Journal of Chromatography A
GC X GC with Fluidic Modulation for Enantioselective Essential Oil Analysis; LC-GC Europe (Liquid Chromatography Gas Chromatography)
High temperature liquid chromatography of intact proteins using organic polymer monoliths and alternative solvent systems; The Journal of Chromatography A
High temperature liquid chromatography with monolithic capillary columns and pure water eluent; The Analyst
High-speed, low-pressure gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for essential oil analysis; Journal of Chromatography A
Identification of homemade inorganic explosives by ion chromatographic analysis of post-blast residues; Journal of Chromatography A
Identification of Inorganic Improvised Explosive Devices Using Sequential Injection Capillary Electrophoresis and Contactless Conductivity Detection; Analytical Chemistry
Interactive Use of Linear Retention Indices on Polar and Apolar Columns with an MS-Library for Reliable Characterisation of Australian Tea Tree and Other Melaleuca sp. Oils; Journal of Essential Oils Research
Kinetic optimisation of open-tubular liquid-chromatography capillaries coated with thick porous layers for increased loadability; Journal of Chromatography A
Kinetic performance appraisal of poly(styrene-co-divinylbenzene) monolithic high-performance liquid chromatography columns for biomolecule analysis; Journal of Chromatography A
Kinetic performance optimisation for liquid chromatography: Principles and practice; Journal of Separation Science
Longitudinal on-column thermal modulation for comprehensive two-dimensional liquid chromatography; Analytical Chemistry
Mass spectrometry for the determination of renal disease biomarkers in urine; 24th meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society for Mass Spectrometry
Methodology for porting retention prediction data from old to new columns and from conventional-scale to miniaturised ion chromatography systems; Journal of Chromatography A
Modulated multidimensional gas chromatography; American Laboratory
Molecular interconversion behaviour in comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Multi-dimensional gas chromatography with a planar microfluidic device for the characterization of volatile oxygenated organic compounds; Journal of Chromatography A
Multidimensional and Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography; LC-GC Europe
Multidimensional gas chromatography for the characterization of permanent gases and light hydrocarbons in catalytic cracking process; Journal of Chromatography A
Multidimensional gas chromatography using microfluidic switching and low thermal mass gas chromatography for the characterization of targeted volatile organic compounds; Journal of Chromatography A
Multidimensional gas chromatography using planar microfluidic devices for the characterization of chlorinated degreasers in marine gas oil; LCGC Europe: solution for separation scientists
Multidimensional GC using planar microfluidic devices for the characterization of phenolic antioxidants in fuels; Journal of Separation Science
Multiplexed dual first-dimension comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography–mass spectrometry with contra-directional thermal modulation; Journal of Chromatography A
Multiplexed dual second-dimension column comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography (GC x 2GC) using thermal modulation and contra-directional second-dimension columns; Analytica Chimica Acta
Observation of non-linear chromatographic peaks in comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography; Journal of Separation Science
Online comprehensive two-dimensional ion chromatography × capillary electrophoresis; Analytical Chemistry
Opportunities for ultra-high resolution analysis of essential oils using comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography: a review; Flavour and Fragrance Journal
Oranges, lemons and limonene: addressing surprisingly persistent and enduring myths
Packing procedures for high efficiency, short ion-exchange columns for rapid separation of inorganic anions; Journal of Chromatography A
Parallel comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Performance comparison of partial least squares-related variable selection methods for quantitative structure retention relationships modelling of retention times in reversed-phase liquid chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Piston-cylinder based micro liquid–liquid extraction with GC–qMS for trace analysis of targeted chlorinated organic compounds in water; Canadian Journal of Chemistry
Planar microfluidic devices in flow modulated comprehensive two dimensional gas chromatography for challenging petrochemical applications; Analytical Methods
Poly(ethylene glycol) functionalization of monolithic poly(divinyl benzene) for improved miniaturized solid phase extraction of protein-rich samples; Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry
Porous, high capacity coatings for solid phase microextraction by sputtering; Analytical Chemistry
Prediction of Analyte Retention for Ion Chromatography Separations Performed Using Elution Profiles Comprising Multiple Isocratic and Gradient Steps; Analytical Chemistry
Principles and applications of comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography; Trac-Trends in Analytical Chemistry
Probing the kinetic performance limits for ion chromatography. I. Isocratic conditions for small ions; The Journal of Chromatography A
Probing the kinetic performance limits for ion chromatography. II. Gradient conditions for small ions; The Journal of Chromatography A
Quantitation of suspected allergens in fragrances (Part 1): evaluation of comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography for quality control; Flavour and Fragrance Journal
Rapid sequential heart-cut multidimensional gas chromatographic analysis; Journal of Chromatography A
Real-time mass spectrometry monitoring of oak wood toasting: elucidating aroma development relevant to oak-aged wine quality; Scientific Reports
Resistively heated temperature programmable silicon micromachined gas chromatography with differential mobility spectrometry; International Journal for Ion Mobility Spectrometry
Retention time reproducibility in comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography using cryogenic modulation - An intralaboratory study; Journal of Chromatography A
Retention time reproducibility in comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatopgraphy using cryogenic modulation II. An interlaboratory study; Journal of Chromatography A
Selection of columns for GCxGC analysis of essential oils; LC GC Europe
Semiautomated pH gradient ion-exchange chromatography of monoclonal antibody charge variants; Analytical Chemistry
Sequential hybrid three-dimensional gas chromatography with accurate mass spectrometry: a novel tool for high-resolution characterization of multicomponent samples; Analytical Chemistry
Simple, quantitative method for low molecular weight dissolved organic matter extracted from natural waters based upon high performance counter-current chromatography; Analytica Chimica Acta
Simulation of Elution Profiles for Two-Dimensional Dynamic Gas Chromatographic Experiments; Analytical Chemistry
Solid-phase micro-extraction - comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography of ginger (Zingiber Officinale) volatiles; Flavour and Fragrance Journal
Statistical methods for comparing comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography-time-of-flight mass spectrometry results: Metabolomic analysis of mouse tissue extracts; Journal of Chromatography A
Tandem sulfur chemiluminescence and flame ionization detection with planar microfluidic devices for the characterization of sulfur compounds in hydrocarbon matrices; Journal of Chromatography A
Targeted multidimensional gas chromatography for the quantitative analysis of suspected allergens in fragrance products; Journal of Chromatography A
Targeted Multidimensional Gas Chromatography Using Microswitching and Cryogenic Modulation; Analytical Chemistry
Temperature pulsing for controlling chromatographic resolution in capillary liquid chromatography; Analytical Chemistry
Temperature-programmable low thermal mass silicon micromachined gas chromatography and differential mobility detection for the fast analysis of trace level of ethylene oxide in medical work place atmospheres; Journal of Chromatography A
Temperature-programmable resistively heated micromachined gas chromatography and differential mobility spectrometry detection for the determination of non-sulfur odorants in natural gas; Analytical Chemistry
Thermal independent modulator for comprehensive two dimensional gas chromatography; Analytical Chemistry
Time-resolved cryogenic modulation reveals isomer interconversion profiles in dynamic chromatography; Journal of Chromatography A
Tools for simulation and optimization of separations in ion chromatography; LCGC Europe: solution for separation scientists
Towards high capacity latex-coated porous polymer monoliths as ion-exchange stationary phases; Analyst
Trace-level screening of dichlorophenols in processed dairy milk by headspace gas chromatography; Journal of Separation Science
Trends and recent advances in chromatography
Tryptophan metabolism in chronic kidney disease is related to the inflammation marker neopterin and to neuropsychological measures; ANZSN 51st Annual Scientific Meeting 2015
Tryptophan metabolism, its relation to inflammation and stress markers and association with psychological and cognitive functioning: Tasmanian Chronic Kidney Disease pilot study; BMC Nephrology
Two-dimensional ion chromatography using tandem ion-exchange columns with gradient-pulse column switching; The Journal of Chromatography A
Ultra-fast essential oil characterization by capillery GC on a 50 ìm ID column; Journal of Separation Science
Ultra-high resolution capillary gas chromatography by using cryogenic modulation; Australian Journal of Chemistry
Ultra-trace level analysis of morpholine, cyclohexylamine, and diethylaminoethanol in steam condensate by gas chromatography with multi-mode inlet, and flame ionization detection; The Journal of Chromatography A
Varietal characterization of hop (Humulus lupulus L.) by GC-MS analysis of hop cone extracts; Journal of Separation Science

Research Projects

32nd ISCC and 5th GCxGC Symposium; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
A Field-Portable Comprehensive Multidimensional Gas Chromatograph; Australian Research Council (ARC)
ARC Training Centre for Portable Analytical Separation Technologies; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Attendance: 33rd International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography and Electrophoresis and 6th International GCxGC Symposium; CASS Foundation (Contributing to Australian Scholarship and Science) (CASSF)
Collaboration on Multiple Research Projects all Related to Separation Science; Pfizer (PFIZER)
Development and Application of Multidimensional Gas Chromatography for Quantitative Monitoring of Antarctic and Subantarctic Fuel Spills; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Elite Scholarship Support - Esme Candish ; SGE Analytical Science Pty Ltd (SGE)
Enhanced Peak Capacity in Ion Chromatography through Gradient Elution and Multidimensional Separations; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Establishment of a mouse model to study the biology of Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD); University of Tasmania Foundation Inc (UTF)
Hyphenated Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometer Facility; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Identifying Nephrotoxins in the Urine of Australian Aborigines; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Improving quality of wine maturation products through real-time analysis of oak wood volatiles; Wine Australia (WineAust)
Metabolomics for Tasmanian devil DFTD biomarkers discovery; University of Tasmania Foundation Inc (UTF)
Multi-Purpose Mass Spectrometry Facility; Australian Research Council (ARC)
New Separation Technologies for Profiling Metabolites in Biological Samples; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Optimising oak expression in wine through real-time flavour profiling of maturation products; Wine Australia (WineAust)
Pre-blast screening of Improvised Explosives Devices - a National Counter-terrorism Initiative; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Probing the Tasmanian Devil Serum Proteome for Preclinical Diagnosis of Devil Facial Tumour Disease; Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment (DPIPWE)
Probing the Tasmanian Devil Serum Proteome for Preclinical Diagnosis of Devil Facial Tumour Disease ; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Rising Star; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Towards a better understanding of uraemic molecules; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Unravelling Terpenoid Biosynthesis pathways to permit smart breeding of new hop varieties; Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR)
Gas Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Collaboration

Research Candidate Supervision

A Novel Process for Pinot Noir Wine Making
Biomarker Discovery for Pre-Clinical Diagnosis of Tasmanian Devil Facial Tumour Disease
High-Resolution Gas Chromatography for Analysis of Plant Extracts
Kinetic Performance Potential of Different Column Formats and Separation Modes for Liquid Chromatography
Multidimensional Chromatographic Analysis of Marine Dissolved Organic Matter
Multidimensional Chromatography with Resistively Heated Columns
Multidimensional Separation Approaches for Complex Sample Analysis
Non-Discriminating, Universal and Sensitive Detection Techniques for Fluid-Based Separation Techniques
Novel Polymeric Monolithic Devices to Aid Sample Preparation in Bioanalysis
Optimisation and Application of Pneumatic Modulation Techniques for Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography
OPTIOAK - Smelling the Good in Wood. Optimising Oak Aroma Profiles for the Wine Through Real-Time Aromatic Grading and Quality Control
Planar Microfluidic Devices and Selective Detection in Gas Chromatography - Techniques and Applications
Pneumatic-modulation Comprehensive Two-dimensional Gas Chromatography for Environmental Analysis
Rapid method development in pharmaceutical analysis using Quality-by-Design principles
Rapid Method Development in Pharmaceutical Analysis using Quality-by-Design Principles
Rapid Method Development in Pharmaceutical Analysis Using Quality-by-design Principles
Rapid Temperature Pulsing for Controlling Chromatographic Resolution in Capillary Liquid Chromatography
Simulation and Optimisation in Ion Chromatography
Towards a Better Understanding of Uraemic Molecules