We are the newest bioanalytical chemistry group in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Minnesota. Our research is aimed at developing native mass spectrometry, ion mobility-mass spectrometry, and charge detection mass spectrometry techniques for the structural analysis of proteins, nucleic acids, and their complexes.  Projects span a range of interests including biomolecular structure, neurodegenerative disease, and bioanalytical method development. Learn about our active research areas below, or navigate to the Publications tab.

Learn about: 

Native Mass Spectrometry  | Ion Mobility | Ion Mobility-Mass Spectrometry | Electrospray Ionization | Charge Detection Mass Spectrometry | Gas Phase Structural Stability | Surface Induced Dissociation | Gas Phase Unfolding


Fall 2022: We're hiring!

Grad and postdoctoral positions available! Contact Prof. Gadkari


Contact Prof. Varun Gadkari 

Email: vgadkari@umn.edu

326 Smith Hall

207 Pleasant St. SE

Minneapolis, MN 55455