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Department of Physics

Jeremy Schmit

Jeremy SchmitAssociate Professor
330 Cardwell Hall
schmit@phys.ksu.edu
Personal Webpage

Ph.D. 2005, University of California, Santa Barbara
B.A. 1999, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Research Area

Theoretical Soft Condensed Matter and Biological Physics
  • Biomolecule phase separation
  • Amyloid fibril formation
  • Drug formulations
  • Self-assembly

Research Support

  • Amgen, Inc.
  • National Institutes of Health

Graduate Advisees

  • Kamal Bhandari
  • Tam Phan
  • Terry Salava, Jr.

Recent Selected Publications

J.D. Schmit, M. Feric, and M. Dundr, “How Hierarchical Interactions Make Membraneless Organelles Tick Like Clockwork", Trends Biochem. Sci. 46, 525-534 (2021) [Link]

K. Bhandari, M.A. Cotten, J. Kim, M.K. Rosen, and J.D. Schmit, “Structure–Function Properties in Disordered Condensates", J. Phys. Chem. B 125, 467–476 (2021) [Link]

Z. Jia, J. D. Schmit, and J. Chen, “Amyloid assembly is dominated by misregistered kinetic traps on an unbiased energy landscape”, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 117, 10322-10328 (2020) [Link]

J. D. Schmit, J. J. Bouchard, E. W. Martin, and T. Mittag, “Protein network structure enables switching between liquid and gel states”, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 142, 874-883 (2020) [Link]

Y.R. Dahal and J.D. Schmit, “Ion Specificity and Nonmonotonic Protein Solubility from Salt Entropy”, Biophys. J 114, 76 (2018) [Link]