See below for a list of supporting faculty members within the Chemistry Department.

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  • Peroxide Oxidation Studies: Chemical Kinetics of Organosulfide Oxidations
  • Counterion Binding in Micellar Systems utilizing numerous methods
    Methods employed to study of cationic micelles includes: NMR, conductivity, chemical trapping, molecular fluorescence, and surface tension.
  • Solubilization of Porphyrin Molecules into Model Membranes Studies to develop better photodynamic therapy agents (PDTs)
  • Trapping Various Pollutants with Surfactant-modified Zeolites
  • Wetlands

    Quantifying analytes in wetlands in urban and rural areas using screening methods

  • X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) studies

    Demonstrating the utility of XRF to quantify various metals in soils and other media 

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