Publications from 2020


Microwave-Assisted Cleavage of Cysteine Perfluoroaryl Thioethers, Taylor N. Bednar, Alissa R. Resnikoff, and Jason Gavenonis

Single Laboratory Experiment Integrating the Synthesis, Optical Characterization, and Nanocatalytic Assessment of Gold Nanoparticles, Nathaniel E. Larm, Jeremy B. Essner, Jason A. Thon, Nakara Bhawawet, Laxmi Adhikari, Sarah K. St. Angelo, and Gary A. Baker

Biogas Digestate as a Renewable Fertilizer: Effects of Digestate Application on Crop Growth and Nutrient Composition, Maxwell E. Lee, Matthew W. Steiman, and Sarah K. St. Angelo

Publications from 2019

Quantification of Azaarenes, Hdroxylated Azaarene Derivatives, and Other Polar Compounds Released in Urban Runoff from Two Commercial Sealcoat Products, Amy E. Witter

Publications from 2018

Fruit and Vegetable Peels as Efficient Renewable Adsorbents for Removal of Pollutants from Water: A Research Experience for General Chemistry Students, Cindy Samet and Suresh Valiyaveettil

Encouraging the Art of Communicating Science to Nonexperts with Don’t Be Such a Scientist, Sarah K. St. Angelo

Publications from 2017


Hsp72 Is an Intracellular Target of the α,β-Unsaturated Sesquiterpene Lactone, Parthenolide, Myungsun Shin, Andrew McGowan, Gabriel J. DiNatale, Thanprakorn Chiramanewong, Tianyi Cai, and Rebecca E. Connor


Essential Multimeric Enzymes in Kinetoplastid Parasites: A Host of Potentially Druggable Protein-Protein Interactions, Leah M. Wachsmuth, Meredith G. Johnson, and Jason Gavenonis

Publications from 2016

Using Student-Made Posters To Annotate a Laser Teaching Laboratory, Cindy Samet

Publications from 2015

Polymer Soft-Landing Isolation of Acetylene on Polystyrene and Poly(vinylpyridine): A Novel Approach to Probing Hydrogen Bonding in Polymers, Yike Li and Cindy Samet

Publications from 2014


Potential C-terminal-domain Inhibitors of Heat Shock Protein 90 Derived from a C-terminal Peptide Helix, Jason Gavenonis, Nicholas E. Jonas, and Joshua A. Kritzer


Comprehensive Analysis of Loops at Protein-Protein Interfaces for Macrocycle Design, Jason Gavenonis, Bradley A. Sheneman, Timothy R. Siegert, Matthew R. Eshelman, and Joshua A. Kritzer

TEM for Characterization of Nanowires and Nanorods, Sarah K. St. Angelo

Coal-Tar-Based Sealcoated Pavement: A Major PAH Source to Urban Stream Sediments, Amy E. Witter, Minh H. Nguyen, Sunil Baidar, and Peter B. Sak

Publications from 2013


Getting in Shape: Controlling Peptide Bioactivity and Bioavailability Using Conformational Constraints, Jonathan E. Bock, Jason Gavenonis, and Joshua A. Kritzer

Publications from 2011

Matrix and Polymer Soft-Landing Isolation of Selected Acids with Pyridine and Poly(4-vinylpyridine): A Comparative Infrared Spectroscopic Study of Hydrogen Bonding, Alejo M. Lifschitz, Jeffrey M. Rodgers, and Cindy Samet

Publications from 2009

A Capstone Course in Nanotechnology for Chemistry Majors, Cindy Samet

Publications from 2008

Matrix Isolation Infrared Spectroscopic and Density Functional Theory Study of the 1:1 Complex of Bromocyclohexane with NH3: Evidence for a Weak C-H-N Hydrogen Bond, Kyle R. Hess and Cindy Samet

Publications from 2005

Pentachlorocyclopropane/Base Complexes: Matrix Isolation Infrared Spectroscopic and Density Functional Study of C-H---N Hydrogen Bonds, Alexander B. Baker, Cindy Samet, Jonathan T. Lyon, and Lester Andrews

Napoleon’s Buttons: Teaching the Role of Chemistry in History, Cindy Samet and Pamela J. Higgins

Publications from 2001

Determination of the Regiochemistry of Disubstituted Arenes Generated by Addition of a Carbanion to the (η6-Anisole)Cr(CO)3 Complex, Ashfaq A. Bengali, Cindy Samet, and Samantha B. Charlton

Matrix Isolation Infrared and ab Initio Study of the 1:1 Complexes of Cyclopentadiene with Nitrogen and Oxygen Bases: C-H---N(O) Hydrogen Bonding Involving an sp3-Hybridized Carbon, Mark A. Hilfiker, Erin R. Mysak, Cindy Samet, and Andy Maynard