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Lane C. Sander

Dr. Sander's current research interests include: (1) synthesis of novel stationary phases for liquid chromatography; (2) characterization of stationary phases by spectroscopic techniques; (3) elucidation of solute retention mechanisms; (4) molecular modeling; (5) chemical metrology in environmental, clinical, and food science disciplines. Dr. Sander has authored over 150 publications in the peer reviewed literature and other venues (book chapters, review articles, and NIST publications). He is Leader of the Organic Chemical Metrology Group.


Membership and Professional Activities:

  • Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Chromatography A (1999-present)
  • American Chemical Society
  • Chemical Society of Washington
  • Washington Chromatography Discussion Group (1989, Program Chairman and Vice President; 1990, President)
Lane Sander


Research Chemist
Chemical Sciences Division
Organic Chemical Metrology Group

Employment History:

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, NBS, 1982-1984
  • Adjunct Faculty, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 2001
  • Research Chemist, NIST, 1984-present


  • Analytical Chemistry, Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1982

Phone: 301-975-3117
Fax: 301-977-0685