Emeritus Professor of Chemistry
Ph.D. University of Maryland, 1964
Professor Christian’s research interests include flow and sequential injection analysis and related techniques.
"Flow Injection Spectrophotometric Determination of As (III) and As (V) using Molybdate Reagent with Solid Phase Extraction In-Valve Column", K. Grudpan, N. Worakijcharoenchai, P. Sooksamiti, J. Jakmunee, and G. D. Christian, Indian J. Chem. (CSIR Platinum Jubilee Special Volume on Analytical Chemistry), 42A, 2939-2944 (2003).
"Flow Analysis and Its Role and Importance in the Analytical Sciences", G. D. Christian, Anal. Chim. Acta (Special Issue on Flow Analysis IX), 499, 5-8 (2003).
"Characterization and Use of a Raman Liquid-Core Waveguide Sensor Using Preconcentration Principles," S. Tanikkul, J. Jakmunee, M. Rayanakron, K. Grudpan, B. J. Pranzen, L. W. Burgess, G. D. Christian, R. E. Synovec. Talanta (2003), 59, 809.
"Flow Methods for Analytical Solutions," G. D. Christian. Annals of West University of Timisoara (Proceedings of 2nd Romanian Internationsal Conference on Analytical Chemistry) (2002), 11, 165.
"Determination of Trace Iron in Beer using Flow Injection Systems with In-Valve Column and Bead Injection," P. Ampan, S. Lapanantnoppakhun, J. Jakmunee, S. Kradtap Hartwell, S. Jayasvati, G. D. Christian, K. Grudpan. Talanta (2002), 58, 1327.
Honorary Member, Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry, 2006
Honorary Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Chemistry), Chiang Mai University, Thailand, January 28, 2005
Thailand Research Fund Senior Scholar Silver Award, 2004
JAFIA Scientific Honor Award Medal, Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry, 2003
ACS Fisher Award in Analytical Chemistry
ACS Division of Analytical Chemistry Award for Excellence in Teaching
Fulbright-Hays Scholar, Belgium
Medal of Honor, Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Talanta Gold Medal
Charles University Commemorative Medal
Geoff Wilson Medal, Deakin University
Joint-Editor-in Chief, Talanta