Works (34)

2020 chapter

Utility of stable isotope ratios of tap water and human hair in determining region of origin in Central and Southern Mexico

In Forensic Science and Humanitarian Action.

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2019 journal article

Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Kir2.2 and Cholesterol Reveal State- and Concentration-Dependent Binding Sites

Biophysical Journal, 116(3), 41a.

By: N. Barbera, M. Ayee, B. Akpa & I. Levitan

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 16, 2019

2019 journal article

Oxygen and hydrogen isotopes in human hair and tap water: Modeling relationships in a modern Mexican population

Human Biology, 90(3), 197–211.

By: C. Juarez, R. Ramey, D. Flaherty & B. Akpa

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2018 journal article

Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Kir2.2 Interactions with an Ensemble of Cholesterol Molecules

BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 115(7), 1264–1280.

By: N. Barbera, M. Ayee, B. Akpa & I. Levitan

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: October 16, 2018

2017 journal article

Differential effects of sterols on ion channels: Stereospecific binding vs stereospecific response

Sterol Regulation of Ion Channels, 80, 25–50.

By: N. Barbera, M. Ayee, B. Akpa & I. Levitan

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Molecular-scale biophysical modulation of an endothelial membrane by oxidized phospholipids

Biophysical Journal, 112(2), 325–338.

By: M. Ayee, E. LeMaster, T. Shingh, D. Singh, N. Barbera, D. Soni, C. Tiruppathi, P. Subbaiah ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Using spectral and cumulative spectral entropy to classify anomalous diffusion in Sephadex (TM) gels

Computers & Mathematics With Applications, 73(5), 765–774.

By: Y. Liang, W. Chen, B. Akpa, T. Neuberger, A. Webb & R. Magin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Endothelial Membrane Modulation by OxLDL: Molecular-Scale Effects of Oxidation Products on Model Membranes

Biophysical Journal, 110(3), 81a.

By: M. Ayee, E. LeMaster, B. Akpa & I. Levitan

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 4, 2020

2016 journal article

Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Kir2.2-Cholesterol Interactions

Biophysical Journal, 110(3), 186a.

By: N. Barbera, M. Ayee, B. Akpa & I. Levitan

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 4, 2020

2016 journal article

Structural perturbation of a dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine (DPPC) bilayer by warfarin and its bolaamphiphilic analogue: A molecular dynamics study

Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 468, 227–237.

By: M. Ayee, C. Roth & B. Akpa

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

The emerging threat of superwarfarins: History, detection, mechanisms, and countermeasures

Countermeasures against Chemical Threats |, 1374(1), 111–122.

By: D. Feinstein, B. Akpa, M. Ayee, A. Boullerne, D. Braun, S. Brodsky, D. Gidalevitz, Z. Hauck ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Confusion About Infusion: Rational Volume Limits for Intravenous Lipid Emulsion During Treatment of Oral Overdoses.

Annals of Emergency Medicine, 66(2), 185–188.

By: M. Fettiplace, B. Akpa, I. Rubinstein & G. Weinberg

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2015 journal article

Multi-modal contributions to detoxification of acute pharmacotoxicity by a triglyceride micro-emulsion

Journal of Controlled Release, 198, 62–70.

By: M. Fettiplace, K. Lis, R. Ripper, K. Kowal, A. Pichurko, D. Vitello, I. Rubinstein, D. Schwartz, B. Akpa, G. Weinberg

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2014 journal article

Resuscitation with lipid emulsion: dose-dependent recovery from cardiac pharmacotoxicity requires a cardiotonic effect.

Anesthesiology, 120(4), 915–925.

By: M. Fettiplace, B. Akpa, R. Ripper, B. Zider, J. Lang, I. Rubinstein, G. Weinberg

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2013 conference paper

Positive inotropy - A likely mechanism for lipid reversal of local anesthetic toxicity

Food, Pharmaceutical and Bioengineering Division 2013 - Core Programming Area at the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting: Global Challenges for Engineering a Sustainable Future, 535.

By: B. Akpa

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2013 conference paper

Sequestering of toxins for the reversal of drug toxicity: A coarse grained molecular dynamics study

Computational Molecular Science and Engineering Forum 2013 - Core Programming Area at the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting: Global Challenges for Engineering a Sustainable Future, 248.

By: M. Ayee & B. Akpa

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2013 journal article

Validity of the lipid sink as a mechanism for the reversal of local anesthetic systemic toxicity: a physiologically based pharmacokinetic model study.

Anesthesiology, 118(6), 1350–1361.

By: I. Kuo & B. Akpa

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2012 journal article

Solvent effects in the hydrogenation of 2-butanone

Journal of Catalysis, 289, 30–41.

By: B. Akpa, C. D’Agostino, L. Gladden, K. Hindle, H. Manyar, J. McGregor, R. Li, M. Neurock ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: July 20, 2019

2011 journal article

Fractional Order Analysis of Sephadex Gel Structures: NMR Measurements Reflecting Anomalous Diffusion.

Communications in Nonlinear Science & Numerical Simulation, 16(12), 4581–4587.

By: R. Magin, B. Akpa, T. Neuberger & A. Webb

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2011 journal article

Lipid resuscitation: a life-saving antidote for local anesthetic toxicity.

Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, 12(2), 313–319.

By: S. Bern, B. Akpa, I. Kuo & G. Weinberg

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2009 conference paper

Fractional order NMR reflects anomalous diffusion

ETFA 2009 - 2009 IEEE Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation.

By: R. Magin, B. Akpa, Q. Gao, X. Zhou, T. Neuberger & A. Webb

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2009 journal article

Vesicle formation and endocytosis: function, machinery, mechanisms, and modeling.

Antioxidants & Redox Signaling, 11(6), 1301–1312.

By: N. Parkar, B. Akpa, L. Nitsche, L. Wedgewood, A. Place, M. Sverdlov, O. Chaga, R. Minshall

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2008 conference paper

A computational and experimental investigation of mechanisms for caveolae-mediated endocytosis

AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

By: B. Akpa, L. Nitsche, L. Wedgewood & R. Minshall

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2008 chapter

Chapter 26. Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A New Window on the Catalyst Operating in the Reactor Environment

In Turning Points in Solid-State, Materials and Surface Science (pp. 457–478).

By: L. Gladden, B. Akpa, L. Anadon, C. Dunckley, M. Lim, M. Mantle, A. Sederman

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: July 20, 2019

2008 journal article

Non-invasive mass transfer measurements in complex biofilm-coated structures.

Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 101(3), 602–608.

By: D. Graf Von Der Schulenburg, B. Akpa, L. Gladden & M. Johns

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2008 conference paper

Quantitative, multinuclear magnetic resonance microscopy methods for the study of multiphase systems

AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

By: B. Akpa

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2008 conference paper

Study of miscible and immiscible flows in a microchannel using magnetic resonance imaging

AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

By: B. Akpa, S. Matthews, A. Sederman, K. Yunus, A. Fisher, M. Johns, L. Gladden

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2007 journal article

Enhanced (13)C PFG NMR for the study of hydrodynamic dispersion in porous media.

Journal of Magnetic Resonance (San Diego, Calif. : 1997), 186(1), 160–165.

By: B. Akpa, D. Holland, A. Sederman, M. Johns & L. Gladden

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2007 journal article

Simulation of miscible diffusive mixing in microchannels

Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 123(2), 1142–1152.

By: S. Sullivan, B. Akpa, S. Matthews, A. Fisher, L. Gladden & M. Johns

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: July 20, 2019

2007 journal article

Study of miscible and immiscible flows in a microchannel using magnetic resonance imaging.

Analytical Chemistry, 79(16), 6128–6134.

By: B. Akpa, S. Matthews, A. Sederman, K. Yunus, A. Fisher, M. Johns, L. Gladden

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2006 journal article

Distribution of surfactants in latex films: a Rutherford Backscattering study.

Langmuir : the ACS Journal of Surfaces and Colloids, 22(12), 5314–5320.

By: W. Lee, V. Gundabala, B. Akpa, M. Johns, C. Jeynes & A. Routh

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

2006 journal article

Dynamic Mr Imaging of Single- and Two-Phase Flows

Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 84(4), 272–281.

By: L. Gladden, B. Akpa, L. Anadon, J. Heras, D. Holland, M. Mantle, S. Matthews, C. Mueller ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: July 20, 2019

2006 chapter

Reactors and Reactions: In Situ Reaction Imaging in Fixed-bed Reactors Using MRI

In NMR Imaging in Chemical Engineering (pp. 590–608).

By: L. Gladden, B. Akpa, M. Mantle & A. Sederman

Source: ORCID
Added: April 7, 2020

2005 journal article

In situ 13C DEPT-MRI as a tool to spatially resolve chemical conversion and selectivity of a heterogeneous catalytic reaction occurring in a fixed-bed reactor.

Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England), (21), 2741–2743.

By: B. Akpa, M. Mantle, A. Sederman & L. Gladden

Source: ORCID
Added: May 18, 2019

Employment

2015 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Assistant Professor Molecular Biomedical Sciences

2009 - 2015

University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL, US
Assistant Professor Chemical Engineering

2007 - 2009

University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL, US
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Chemical Engineering

Education

University of Cambridge Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, GB
PhD with Advanced Chemical Engineering Practice Chemical Engineering

University of Cambridge Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, GB
BA & MEng Chemical Engineering

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record.

grant August 1, 2019 - July 31, 2022
Vacuole remodeling in guard cells during stomata movements
Directorate for Biological Sciences
grant September 1, 2012 - August 31, 2015
BRIGE: Colloidal scavengers for the reversal of drug toxicity
Directorate for Engineering