J. Houston Miller

Dr. Houston Miller

J. Houston Miller

Professor of Chemistry and Co-Director of the Environmental and Green Chemistry Program


Office Phone: (202) 994-7474
800 22nd St. NW Washington DC 20052


Combustion chemistry, Optical sensor development

Research in the Miller group centers on the development of laser diagnostics for application to problems in biotechnology, atmospheric, and combustion chemistries. Specific projects underway include the development of cavity enhanced absorption (CEA) sensors, the use of nanoparticles as sensor platforms in biological systems, and combustion chemistry of fossil and bio-derived fuels.

Chem 1111: General Chemistry I

Chem 1112: General Chemistry II

Honr 1033: Scientific Reasoning & Discovery Proseminar

Chem 6278: Molecular Spectroscopy

PhD, University of Virginia

AB, Oberlin College