Chemistry Faculty Seminar Offerings

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Christopher F. Bauer, Professor
Ph.D., 1979, Colorado State University

Chemistry Education Research

(603) 862-3619

Identifying at-risk students in chemistry through motivational and attitude assessment
Curriculum and assessment research for chemistry education

Erik Berda, Associate Professor
Ph.D., 2008, University of Florida

Organic and Polymer Chemistry
Materials Science

(603) 862-1762

Macromolecular building blocks through single-chain origami: Nature's design in synthetic materials

Marc Boudreau, Assistant Professor
Ph.D., 2007, University of Alberta

Organic Chemistry
Chemical Biology

(603) 862-2556

New small molecules and mechanisms for potentiation of β-lactam antibiotics

Christine Caputo, Assistant Professor
Ph.D., 2009, University of Western Ontario

Inorganic Chemistry

(603) 862-1788

Photocatalytic H2  production using molecular catalysts and [NiFeSe]-hydrogenase in combination with carbon-based light absorbing materials

Arthur Greenberg, Professor
Ph.D., 1971, Princeton University

Organic Chemistry

(603) 862-1180

2,3-epoxyoxepin as an intermediate in metabolic ring opening of benzene
Distorted amide linkages - switching protonation sites
From alchemy to chemistry in picture and story

Meg Greenslade, Associate Professor

Ph.D., 2005,  University of Pennsylvania

Atmospheric Chemistry
Physical Chemistry

(603) 862-2475


Understanding water uptake on clay aerosols and why it matters for climate change predictions
Wavelength and humidity dependent aerosol light extinction

Richard P. Johnson, Professor
Ph.D., 1976, Syracuse University

Organic Chemistry
Materials Science

(603) 862-2302

High energy routes to strained molecules and reactive intermediates
Beyond Frontier MO Theory: A new approach to regio- and stereoselectivity in organic chemistry

Gonghu Li, Associate Professor
Ph.D., 2005, University of Iowa

Physical Chemistry
Materials Science

(603) 862-0607

Sustainable Chemistry: Hybrid photocatalysts for solar energy conversion

Glen Miller, Professor and Chair
Ph.D., 1991, Clarkson University

Organic Chemistry
Materials Science


Chemistry with nanostructured carbons: acenes, fullerenes, CNTs and graphene

Roy P. Planalp, Associate Professor
Ph.D., 1983, University of California-Berkeley

Inorganic Chemistry

(603) 862-2471


W. Rudolf Seitz, Professor
Ph.D., 1970, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Analytical Chemistry

(603) 862-2408

Ratiometric fluorescent indicators for metal ions and polar organics based on the poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) thermal phase transition

Sterling Tomellini, Professor
Ph.D., 1985, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

Analytical Chemistry

(603) 862-2519

Collaborative analytical chemistry: Analyzing NH mussels and maple sap

John Tsavalas, Associate Professor
Ph.D., 2001, Georgia Institute of Technology

Polymer and Colloidal Chemistry

(603) 862-2293

Molecular and macromolecular reactions confined within colloidal dimensions