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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Erin S. Baker

Superfund Research Program

Erin S. Baker

North Carolina State University
Dabney Hall 726, Box 8204
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695




  • Aly NA, Luo Y, Liu Y, Casillas GA, McDonald TJ, Kaihatu JM, Jun M, Ellis N, Gossett S, Dodds J, Baker ES, Bhandari S, Chiu WA, Rusyn I. 2020. Temporal and spatial analysis of per and polyfluoroalkyl substances in surface waters of Houston ship channel following a large-scale industrial fire incident. Environ Pollut 265:115009. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2020.115009 PMID:32574947
  • Dodds J, Hopkins ZR, Knappe D, Baker ES. 2020. Rapid characterization of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) by ion mobility spectrometry-mass spectrometry (IMS-MS). Anal Chem doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.9b05364 PMID:32011866


  • Burnum-Johnson KE, Zheng X, Dodds J, Ash J, Fourches D, Nicora CD, Wendler J, Metz TO, Waters KM, Jansson J, Smith RD, Baker ES. 2019. Ion mobility spectrometry and the omics: Distinguishing isomers, isobars, molecular classes and contaminant ions in complex samples. Trends in Analytical Chemistry 116:292-299. doi:10.1016/j.trac.2019.04.022 PMID:31798197 PMCID:PMC6887105
  • Dodds J, Baker ES. 2019. Ion mobility spectrometry: fundamental concepts, instrumentation, applications, and the road ahead. J Am Soc Mass Spectrom doi:10.1007/s13361-019-02288-2 PMID:31493234 PMCID:PMC6832852
  • Horney JA, Casillas GA, Miller A, Craft ES, Burdette K, Ferguson PL, Knap A, Baker ES, McDonald TJ, Bhandari S, Chiu WA, Rusyn I. 2019. Conducting environmental health research after disaster: Disaster research response to Hurricane Florence. Environmental Health
  • Monge ME, Dodds J, Baker ES, Edison AS, Fernandez FM. 2019. Challenges in Identifying the Dark Molecules of Life. Annu Rev Anal Chem 12:177-199. doi:10.1146/annurev-anchem-061318-114959 PMID:30883183 PMCID:PMC6716371
  • Plante P, Francovic-Fontaine E, May J, McLean JA, Baker ES, Laviolette F, Marchand M, Corbeil J. 2019. Predicting Ion Mobility Collision Cross-Sections Using a Deep Neural Network: DeepCCS. Anal Chem 91:5191-5199. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.8b05821 PMID:30932474 PMCID:PMC6628689
  • Zheng X, Smith FB, Aly NA, Cai J, Patterson A, Baker ES. 2019. Evaluating the structural complexity of isomeric bile acids with ion mobility spectrometry. Anal Bioanal Chem 411:4673-4682. doi:10.1007/s00216-019-01869-0 PMID:31098744 PMCID:PMC6612315


  • Horney JA, Casillas GA, Baker ES, Stone KW, Kirsch KR, Camargo K, Wade TL, McDonald TJ. 2018. Comparing residential contamination in a Houston environmental justice neighborhood before and after Hurricane Harvey. PLoS One 13(2):e0192660. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0192660 PMID:29420658 PMCID:PMC5805347
  • MacLean BX, Prat BS, Egertson JD, MacCoss MJ, Smith RD, Baker ES. 2018. Using skyline to analyze data-containing liquid chromatography, ion mobility spectrometry, and mass spectrometry dimensions. J Am Soc Mass Spectrom 1-7. doi:10.1007/s13361-018-2028-5 PMID:30047074 PMCID:PMC6191345
  • Nicora CD, Burnum-Johnson KE, Nakayasu ES, Casey CP, White RA, Chowdhury TR, Kyle JE, Kim Y, Smith RD, Metz TO, Jansson J, Baker ES. 2018. The MPLEx protocol for multi-omic analyses of soil samples. J Vis Exp 135:e57343. doi:10.3791/57343 PMID:29912205 PMCID:PMC6101435
  • Orton DJ, Tfaily MM, Moore RJ, LaMarche BL, Zheng X, Fillmore TL, Chu RK, Weitz KK, Monroe ME, Kelly RT, Smith RD, Baker ES. 2018. A customizable flow injection system for automated, high throughput, and time sensitive ion mobility spectrometry and mass spectrometry measurements. Anal Chem 90(1):737-744. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.7b02986 PMID:29161511 PMCID:PMC5764703
  • Zheng X, Dupuis KT, Aly NA, Zhou Y, Smith FB, Tang K, Smith RD, Baker ES. 2018. Utilizing ion mobility spectrometry and mass spectrometry for the analysis of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, polychlorinated biphenyls, polybrominated diphenyl ethers and their metabolites. Anal Chim Acta 1037:265-273. doi:10.1016/j.aca.2018.02.054 PMID:30292301 PMCID:PMC6223027
  • Zheng X, Smith RD, Baker ES. 2018. Recent advances in lipid separations and structural elucidation using mass spectrometry combined with ion mobility spectrometry, ion-molecule reactions and fragmentation approaches. Curr Opin Chem Biol 42:111-118. doi:10.1016/j.cbpa.2017.11.009 PMID:29223060 PMCID:PMC5828972


  • Zheng X, Aly NA, Zhou Y, Dupuis KT, Bilbao A, Paurus VL, Orton DJ, Wilson R, Payne SH, Smith RD, Baker ES. 2017. A structural examination and collision cross section database for over 500 metabolites and xenobiotics using drift tube ion mobility spectrometry. Chem Sci 8(11):7724-7736. doi:10.1039/c7sc03464d PMID:29568436 PMCID:PMC5853271
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