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2014 - 2015

66th Southeastern Regional Meeting of the ACS: Nashville, TN, Octomber 16-19, 2014.

Dylan M Bryant, Titus V Albu "Theoretical studies of hydrogen abstraction from hydrofluoropropanes by oxygen atom"

Michelle Smith, Jisook Kim "Ribonuclease A modifications induced by 2-hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone and 1,2-naphthoquinone"

Hendrik J. Greve, Jisook Kim "Studies of lysozyme modifications by substituted benzoquinonesy"

Patrick Carey, Kyle Knight "Synthesis, characterization, and analysis of novel dienes and cyclic compounds"

Michael Orick, Kyle Knight "Crystal structure of (E)-4-(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)but-2-en-ol"

Trevor Latendresse, John P. Lee “Synthesis and characterization of cyclopentadienyl- and pentamethylcyclopentadienyl-Co(III) mixed sandwich compounds containing 1,4,7-trithiacyclononane (9S3) or 1,4,7-triazacyclononane (9N3)”

Ashley D. Riner, John P. Lee “Synthesis, characterization and reactivity of ruthenium(II) complexes supported by electron-rich arene ligands for C-H bond activation and catalysis” 

John P. Lee, Trevor LatendresseC. Luke Keller, Gregory J. Grant  “Heteroleptic palladium(II) and platinum(II) complexes containing a crown thioether and either 1,3,5-triaza-7-phosphaadamantane or trimethylphosphine”

Macon B. Acuff, John A. Lynch "How the journey becomes the destination for automated spectrophotometric titrations"

Taylor HaydenKatherynne Taylor, Robert Mebane "Catalytic transfer hydrogenation of ketoximes with Raney nickel and 2-propanol as a hydrogen donor"

Veronica B. Hubble, Gretchen E. Potts ”E-cigarette filling solutions: HPLC optimization and analysis of tobacco alkaloids”

Heir L. JordanJae H. Son, Thomas R. Rybolt “Interactions and binding energies in carbon nanotube bundles”

Anna G, Ioannidis, Stefanie R. Whitson, Manuel F. Santiago “A correlation of divalent metals and tryptophan within prokaryotic and eukaryotic metabolism”

Kristina R. Henson, Manuel F. Santiago, Stefanie R. Whitson “Binding interactions of ibuprofen with human serum albumin”

Manuel F. Santiago, Veronica B. Hubble, Anna G. Ioannidis, Yukie Kajita, Stefanie R. Whitson,  “Detection of defensive alkaloid compounds from predatory ladybird beetles ”

Caitlin Quinn, Daniel Shults, Patrick O'Brien, Steven Symes “Mass loss and morphological changes as a function of time of a nanofiber mesh applicable to limb salvage”

Patrick O'BrienCaitlin Quinn, Steven Symes “Solid phase extraction method for determining antibiotic release rate from a nanofiber-based biodegradable mesh”

Jeffrey W. McDonald, Babatunde A. Raji, Abby L. Parrill, Daniel L. Baker “Computational discovery and synthesis of novel fluorogenic substrate(s) for sphingosine kinase 1: An approach to high-throughput assay development”


2013 - 2014

65th Southeastern Regional Meeting of the ACS: Atlanta, GA, November 12-16, 2013.

Taylor A. Dray, Titus V. Albu "Theoretical studies of hydrogen abstraction reactions from hydrofluoroethanes"

Jeffrey W. McDonald, Hendrik Greeve, Jisook Kim, Titus V. Albu, "Fluorescence and electrophoresis studies on lysozyme modifications induced by p-benzoquinone"

Hendrik J. Greve, J. Kim "Studies of DNA binding interactions with [Rh(9S3)Cl3], [Rh(9S2O)Cl3], and [Ir(9S3)Cl3] using fluorescence spectroscopy"

Trevor Latendresse; John P. Lee; C. Luke Keller; Gregory J. Grant “Heteroleptic Palladium(II) and Platinum(II) Complexes Containing a Crown Thioether and Mondentate Phosphines.”

Michael J. Hankins and John P. Lee “Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of p-cymene Ruthenium(II) Complexes with Fluorine-Containing Phosphite Ligands.”

Ashley D. Riner and John P. Lee “Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of p-cymene Ruthenium(II) Complexes with Fluorine-Containing Phosphine Ligands.” 

J. C. Hammond and J. A. Lynch "Automated spectrophotometric titrations and the determination of chemical equilibria."

Katherynne Taylor, Robert Mebane "Catalytic transfer hydrogenation of ketoximes using Raney nickel and 2-propanol as hydrogen donor."

Jessica Murray, Gretchen E. Potts ” Better nicotine fix? : Analysis of alkaloids in e-cigarette filling solutions by HPLC.”

Hyun W. Cho, Jae H. Son, Thomas R. Rybolt, C. Ronnie Funk, Matthew J. Rice, Howard E. Thomas, “Double walled carbon nanotube and graphene bilayer models for a general representation of carbon nanoporosity and molecule-surface binding energies.”

JasLynn M. Murphy, Manuel F. Santiago, Stefanie R. Whitson “Quantification of the uremic toxin p-cresol in serum of ESRD and normal patients.”

Joseph A. Kennedy, Manuel F. Santiago, Stefanie R. Whitson “Equilibrium binding of the uremic toxin p-cresol to serum albumin.”

Stephanie A. Harris, Stefanie R. Whitson, Manuel F. Santiago “Interactions between creatinine and serum albumin: a study of free and bound nitrogenous uremic toxins.”

Robert E. Dunn, Stefanie R. Whitson, Manuel F. Santiago “Phenylkenonuria: an indication of end stage renal disease.”

Ashley N. Broadway, Manuel F. Santiago “Purple urine bag syndrome: regulation of pyrimidine enzymes by tryptophan.”


2012 - 2013

245th National Meeting of the ACS:  New Orleans, LA, April 7-11, 2013.

Ashley D. Cardenal, Gregory J. Grant, Hitesh V. Vashi, “Self-assembly of molecular squares containing Rh(III)-thiacrown vertices

David Colangione and Gregory J. Grant, “Synthesis and characterization of cyclometallated gold(III) compounds involving thiacrowns

Jae H. Son, Tom R. Rybolt, C. Ronnie Funk, Howard E. Thomas, “Double walled nanotube (DWNT) models and molecule-surface binding energies for a nanoporous carbon

 

64th Southeastern Regional Meeting of the ACS: Raleigh, NC, November 14-17, 2012.

Joseph A. Kennedy, Kristin B. Whitson, Manuel F. Santiago, Mrinalini Dixit, Irene N. Ozbek, James A. Tumlin, Stefanie R. Whitson, "Interactions of uremic toxins with odorant binding protein 2a"

Ashley N Broadway, Stephanie R Whitson, Kristin B Whitson, Manuel F Santiago, "Purple Urine Bag Syndrome: Regulation of pyrimidine enzymes by nitriles"

Amber L Lane, Manuel F Santiago, Kristin B Whitson, Stefanie R Whitson, "Affinities of human odorant binding protein 2a for hydrophobic odorants using fluorescence spectroscopy"

Bomi Kim, James C. Pino, Stefanie R. Whitson, Kristin B. Whitson, "Measurements of stability in the hnRNP C oligomerization domain tetramer"

Marcus Morgan, Caitlin Quinn, Steven Symes, Thomas Currey, "Degradation of a polymeric nanofiber mesh to be used in the treatment of bone repair"

Caitlin Quinn, Marcus Morgan, Steven Symes, Thomas Currey, "Quantification of antibiotic release from a polymeric nanofiber mesh applicable to limb salvage"

Miranda C Trentle, Thomas R Rybolt, Matthew J Rice, Howard E Thomas, "Assembling graphene layers to create plate, parallel plate, and double parallel plate models to represent molecule-pore interactions"

Holly N Lynch, Manuel F Santiago, "Effects of varying trace metal concentrations on pyrimidine enzyme activities"

Ronald S Holt, Thomas R Rybolt, "Modeling enhanced adsorption of explosive molecules on a hydroxylated graphene bilayer pore"

Laura E Pedersen, Manuel F Santiago, "Regulation of Aspartate Transcarbamoylase from cells of Pseudomonas diminuta"

Hanna M. Fogg, Manuel F. Santiago, "Effects of pyridine nucleotide transferase activity by varying nitrile concentrations"

Jared Hammond, John A Lynch, "Automated spectrophotometric titrations and extraction of equilibrium constants"

Luke Keller, John P. Lee, Gregory J. Grant, "Reaction of nitromethane with a Pd(II) acetate thiacrown supported complex"

Anna Zyglewska, Mr. Chris Cho, Jisook Kim, "Electrophoretic Analysis of Lysozyme Modifications Induced By Chloro-p-benzoquinone"

Reymon de Guzman, Cole Smith, Kyle Knight, "Structural Characterization of Natural Products from a Medicinal Plant"

Ronnie Funk, Howard E. Thomas, Jae H. Son, Thomas R. Rybolt, "Molecule-nanoporous carbon interactions and the use of double walled carbon nanotube models to represent porosity"

Joshua M Justice, Amy R Balestrino, Christopher R Dockery, Gretchen E Potts, "GC-MS, UV-VIS, and HPLC analysis of nicotine in e-cigarette filling solutions"

David Colangione, Gregory J Grant, John P Lee, "Synthesis and characterization of potentially chemotherapeutic gold(III) compounds involving thiacrown ethers"

 


2011 - 2012

243rd National Meeting of the American Chemical Society: San Diego, CA.  March 25 – 29, 2012.

Zachary T. Perry, Gregory J. Grant, “Synthesis of Pt(II) and Pd(II) Molecular Squares and Triangles Using Thiacrowns and Azacrowns as Capping Ligands”, Division of Inorganic Chemistry, Paper 791. Selected for Sci Mix.

David J. Colangione, Gregory J. Grant, “Gold(III) Thiacrown Complexes with Cyclometallating Ligands” Undergraduate Research Poster Session, Inorganic Chemistry, Paper 711.

Chris Y. Cho, Albert R. Vaughn, Titus V. Albu, Ethan Carver, Jisook Kim: “Studies of Ribonuclease A modifications induced by para-benzoquinone” Undergraduate Research Poster Session, Biochemistry, Paper 372.

Ashley Cardenal, Jisook Kim: “Photo-induced DNA Cleavage of Rhodium Complexes” Undergraduate Research Poster Session, Biochemistry, Paper 370.

 

The Pittsburgh Conference and Expo, 2012: Orlando, FL, March 11 - 15, 2012

Amy Balestrino, Christopher Dockery, and Gretchen E. Potts. "Safe Smoking?: An Analysis of Electronic Cigarettes by GC-MS and ICP-OES."

Katherine Thurman and Gretchen E. Potts. "Plants Grown in an Ash Tray: Elemental Analysis of Bean
Plants by ICP-OES."

 

63rd Southeastern Regional Meeting of the ACS: Richmond, VA, October 26 - 29, 2011

"Regulation of pyrimidine reductive degradative pathway by introducing variousnitrile compounds:” Hanna M. Fogg, Manuel F. Santiago, Paper 259.

"Interaction of organic molecules on grapheme”, Jae H Son, Thomas R Rybolt, Paper 361.

"Reaction of nitromethane with a Pd(II) acetate thiacrown supported complex”, Ashley A. Werlein, John P. Lee, Gregory J. Grant. Paper 575.

"Synthesis of Pt(II) and Pd(II) molecular squares and triangles using thiacrowns and azacrowns””, Zachary T. Perry, Gregory J. Grant, Paper 393.

"Gold(III) complexes with cyclometallating ligands” David J. Colangione, Gregory J. Grant, Paper 569.

"Studies surrounding the reaction and mechanism for the formation of a bisnitromethylene Pd(II) complex” John P. Lee, Ashley A. Werlein, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen, Donald G. VanDerveer, Paper 604.

"Pi-pi stacking interactions in cyclometallating and diimine complexes with thiacrown ligands” Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen, Natalie N. Talbott, Paper 605.

"X-ray Crystallographic Analysis of Natural Product” Cole T. Smith, Kyle S. Knight, Paper 692.

“Effects of metals on the metabolism of nuclear acid triphosphates”; Eliezer D. Rodriguez, Holly N. Lynch, Manuel F. Santiago, Paper 659.

“Molecular binding energies for physical adsorption on the nanoporous carbon adsorbent, Carbosieve S-III, Matthew J. Rice, Howard E. Thomas, Jae H Son, Thomas R Rybolt. Paper 663.

 


2010 - 2011

241st National Meeting of the American Chemical Society: Anaheim, CA.  March 27 – 31, 2011.

"Synthesis and characterization of elongated square pyramidal complexes of platinum(II) involving thioethers and diimines”;  Natalie N. Talbott, Gregory J. Grant

A"dvancements in the Self-Assembly of Molecular Rhodium(III) Thioether Complexes as Vertices”; Hitesh V. Vashi,, Gregory J. Grant

"Square/triangle equilibria in Pt(II) and Pd(II) thiacrown supramolecular complexes”  Zachary T. Perry, Gregory J. Grant

 

The Pittsburgh Conference and Expo, 2011: Atlanta, GA, March 2011

"More Than Just Litter: Quantification of Organic Compounds Leached from Cigarette Butts." Matt Stephens, Gretchen E. Potts

 

International Chemical Conference of Pacific Basin Societies: Honolulu, HI, December 15-20, 2010 

“Square/triangle equilibria in platinum(II) thiacrown supramolecular complexes” Zachary T. Perry, Gregory J. Grant, Rishi D. Naik, Markus Germann, Thomas Blake

“Advancements in Self-Assembly of Molecular Rhodium(III) Cubes and Squares” Hitesh V. Vashi, Gregory J. Grant

“Ligand donor/acceptor effects for platinum(II) and palladium(II) thiacrown complexes” Natalie N. Talbott, Gregory J. Grant

 

62nd Souteastern Regional Meeting/65th Southwestern Regional Meeting of the ACS: New Orleans, LA, December 1 - 4, 2010

Paper 871. “Interaction of Organic Molecules with the Nanoporous Carbon, Carbosieve S-III Amanda J. Reavis, Howard Thomas, Robert A. Hall, Thomas R. Rybolt.

 


2009 - 2010

239th National ACS Meeting in San Francisco, CA: March 21 - 25, 2010

"A Green Conversion of Aldehydes into Nitriles” Virgilio P. Gozum, Robert C. Mebane.

"Ligand effects on titanium aggregations analyzed by Diffusion-ordered NMR Spectroscopy (DOSY)" Natalie Talbott, Kyle Knight.

"Method development for quantitation of selected pharmaceuticals in the Southern Ocean" Christina R. Brosius, Steven J. Symes.

“Kinetic Studies of Amino Acid Modification Induced by PAH Benzoquinones" M. Kang, A. R. Vaughn, J. Kim.

"Modification of Ribonuclease A Induced by 2-Chlorocyclohexa-2,5-diene-1,4-dione" A. R. Vaughn, M. Kang, J. Kim.

. Square pyramid or trigonal bipyramid? Pentacoordination in heteroleptic thiacown complexes of platinum(II) . Gregory J. Grant, Desiree A. Benefield.

"Ru(II) thioether complexes in self-assembled molecular structures" Marko Bajic, Gregory J. Grant

"Advancements in self-assembly of rhodium(III) molecular cubes and squares" Hitesh V. Vashi, Gregory J. Grant

" Advancements in platinum and palladium 1,4,7-trithiacyclonononane chemistry" Natalie N. Talbott, Gregory J. Grant

 

61st Southeastern Regional ACS Meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico: October 21 - 24, 2009

Paper 282, “Advancements in Platinum and Palladium 1,4,7-Trithiacyclononane Chemistry” Natalie N. Talbott, Gregory J. Grant

Paper 294. “Interaction of Various Gases with the Nanoporous Carbon, Carbosieve S-III” Megan E. Busch, Howard E. Thomas, Aaron Evans, Thomas R. Rybolt.

Paper 346, “Advancements in Self-Assembly of Molecular Rhodium(III) Cubes and Squares” Hitesh Vikram Vashi, Gregory Grant

Paper 347, “Ru(II) Thioether Complexes in Self-Assembled Molecular Structures” Marko Bajic, Gregory J. Grant

Paper 356, “Automated Methods for Spectrophotometric Titrations” David Shved, John A. Lynch

Paper 357, “Turning an Eyesore into Art: Analysis of Organic Compounds Leached from Cigarette Litter” Daniel L. Burriss, Gretchen E. Potts

Paper 358, “Use of Porous Carbons for Drug Storage and Delivery” Sarah E. McCary, Thomas R. Rybolt

Paper 440, “Applications of Molecular Mechanics in Determining Molecule-Graphene and Molecule-Graphite Binding Energies for up to Eight Million Organic Molecules Based On Thirty Framework Ring Structures Aaron M. Evans, Thomas R. Rybolt.

 


2008 - 2009

237th National ACS Meeting in Salt Lake City: March 22 - 25, 2009

Paper 174: Effects of Group 15 Donor Ligands in Platinum Thiacrown Complexes, Desiree A. Biggers, Gregory J. Grant.

Paper 175: Progress towards self-assembled platinum(II) molecular squares, Rishi D. Naik, Gregory J. Grant (selected for SciMex).

Paper 361: Investigating Biological Role of Chloro-p-Benzoquinone in Ribonuclease A Modification, A. R. Vaughn, M. Kang, J. Kim.

Paper 372.  Methyl-p-Benzoquinone Induced Ribonuclease Modification, S. W. Ledford; C. B. Redman, J. Kim.

Paper 606: Ru(II) Thioether Complexes in Self-Assembled Molecular Squares, Marko Bajic, Gregory J. Grant.

Paper 607: Self-Assembled Molecular Squares and Cubes Using Group 9 Metal Ions, Hitesh V. Vashi, Gregory J. Grant.

 

60th Southeastern Regional ACS Meeting in Nashville, TN: Nov. 12 –15, 2008

Paper 52: Effects of Group 15 Donor Ligands in Platinum Thiacrown Complexes. Desiree A. Biggers, Gregory J. Grant

Paper 53: Progress towards Self-Assembled Platinum(II) and Palladium(II) Molecular Squares. Rishi Dilipkumar Naik, Gregory Grant

Paper 671: Development of Algorithms for Analysis of Automated Spectrophotometric Titrations William M. McGee

Paper 818: Zirconocene-Promoted Synthesis of Cyclic Ethers. Shanelle Newton, Kyle Knight

Paper 824: Ru(II) Thioether Complexes in Self-Assembled Molecular Squares and Cubes. Marko Bajic, Gregory J. Grant

Paper 825: Analysis of Pollutants Leached from Used Cigarette Litter. Jessica Moerman, Gretchen E. Potts

Paper 736: Ribonuclease a Modification Induced by Chloro-p-Benzoquinone. Albert Vaughn, Caitlin Redman, Steve Ledford, Jisook Kim

Paper 737: Investigating Ribonuclease a Modification Induced by Quinones Using UV/Vis Spectroscopy. Caitlin Redman, Albert Vaughn, Steve Ledford, Jisook Kim

Paper 738: Methyl-p-Benzoquinone Induced Ribonuclease a Modification. Steve Ledford, Caitlin Redman, Albert Vaughn, Jisook Kim

Paper 769: Self-Assembled Molecular Squares and Cubes Using Group 9 Metal Ions. Hitesh Vikram Vashi, Gregory Grant

Paper 774: Α Facile One-Pot Synthesis of Ethyl Esters from Aldehydes. Robert C. Mebane, Patrick J. Siler

Paper 781: Removal of Cholesterol from Solution by Adsorption on Carbon Powder. Jennifer L. Gordon, Thomas R. Rybolt

Paper 783: Binding Energies of Nucleobases on Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes. Blain D. Reynolds, Christina E. Wells, Thomas R. Rybolt

Paper 798: Gas-Solid Chromatography of Greenhouse Gases on Carbopack B. Howard E. Thomas, Casey M. O'Dell, Craig M. Goodwin, Thomas R. Rybolt, Kevin T. Bivona

Paper 918: Developing a DFT-D Approach for Modeling DNA Intercalation. Samuel T. Chill, Edward G. Hohenstein, Stephen A. Arnstein, C. David Sherrill

Paper 949: Removal of Pharmaceuticals from Water Using Home Filtration Cartridges. Michael G. Jobe, Jr., Steven J. K. Symes

 


2007 - 2008

235th National ACS Meeting in New Orleans, LA: April 6 - 10, 2008

Paper CHED 868.  Investigating RNase modification of 1,4-benqoquilnoline and 1,4-hydroquinone,  Robert Patton, Jisook Kim.

Paper CHED 1120.   Photolytic breakdown of trace level pharmaceuticals in the environment, Scott Kindelberger, J.M. Conley, S.M. Richards, Steve Symes.

Paper CHED 1152.  Comparison of platinum and palladium heteroleptic complexes with 1,4,7-trithiacyclononane and Group 15 donor ligands.  Desiree Biggers,  Gregory J. Grant,

Paper CHED 1210.  Platinum thiacrown complexes with substituted diimine ligands, Marko Bajic, Gregory J. Grant

Paper CHED 1212. Progress towards self-assembled platinum molecular squares.  Rishi D. Naik, Gregory J. Grant

 

59th Southeastern Regional ACS Meeting in Greenville, SC: Oct. 24 –26, 2007

Paper 639: Spectroscopic Characterization of Lead Complexes of 1-2-pyridylazo-2-Naphthol, Sarah A. Easparam, Gretchen E. Potts

Paper 646: Adsorption of Ligand or Iron-Ligand Complex on the Surface of a Carbon Powder, Amirtha Dileepan, Thomas R. Rybolt

Paper 655: Automation of Spectrophotometric Titrations and Extraction of Equilibrium Constants, William M. McGee, John Lynch

Paper 662: Platinum Thiacrown Complexes with Substituted Diimine Ligands, Marko Bajic, Gregory J. Grant

Paper 667: Comparison of Platinum and Palladium Heteroleptic Complexes with 1,4,7-Trithiacyclononane and Group 15 Donor Ligands, Desiree A. Biggers, Gregory Grant

Paper 718: Progress towards Self-Assembled Platinum Molecular Squares, Rishi Dilipkumar Naik, Gregory J. Grant (WON FIRST PLACE)

Paper 770: Removal of a Biological Molecule: Adsorption of Cholesterol on Carbon Powder, Christina E. Wells, Thomas R. Rybolt

Paper 130: Six Membered Ring Synthesis of Alkoxy-Substituted 1,7-Dienes Via a Zirconium Catalyst, Christopher Nigel Welch, Kyle S. Knight

Paper 780: A Facile One-Pot Synthesis of Nitriles and Amides from Aldehydes, Samuel T. Chill, Robert C. Mebane

Paper 792: Effects of Biomolecules on the Metabolism of Pyrimidines, Adam J. Martin, Meetal Vashi, Eric Tiner, Manuel F. Santiago



2006 - 2007

233rd National ACS Meeting in Chicago, IL: March 25-29, 2007

Paper CHED 297. Development of algorithms to elucidate spectrophotometric titration curves. Ivan P. Zubkov, John A. Lynch

Paper CHED 535. Catalytic synthesis of 5-membered carbocycles via the rearrangement of B-alkoxy dienes, Bradley A. McKeown, Kyle S. Knight

Paper CHED 548. Cyclization of alkoxy-substituted 1, 7 dienes using zirconium catalysts. C.N. Welch, Kyle S. Knight

Paper CHED 1183. Cadmium (II) and mercury (II) complexes with mixed oxathiacrown ligands. Jared R. Hassler, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen

Paper CHED 1229. Platinum(II) thiacrown complexes with chiral and achiral diphosphine ligands Emily R. Hassler, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen

Paper CHED 1233. Progress towards self-assembled platinum(II) and rhodium(III) molecular squares. Rishi D. Naik, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen

 

58th Southeastern Regional ACS Meeting in Augusta, GA on Nov. 1-4, 2006

Paper 513: Complexation studies of heavy metals with mixed donor macrocyclic ligands: carbon dioxide fixation in a cadmium (II) complex, Maikel E. Botros, Daron E. Janzen, Gregory J. Grant.

Paper 719: Catalytic synthesis of 5-membered carbocycles via the rearrangement of B-alkoxy dienes, Bradley A. McKeown, Kyle S. Knight.

Paper 724: Carbon surface and amino acid side group interactions from gas-solid chromatography and molecular mechanics, Marie N. Loizeaux, Jimmy D. Turner, Howard E. Thomas, Thomas R. Rybolt.

Paper 725: Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon and fullerene van der Waals interactions with graphitic surfaces, Christina E. Wells, Thomas R. Rybolt.

Paper 726: Determination of lead complexation to 4-(2-pyridylazo)-resorcinol (PAR), Sarah A. Easparam, Gretchen E. Potts.

Paper 727: Progress towards self-assembled platinum(II) and rhodium(III) molecular squares, Rishi Dilipkumar Naik, Gregory J. Grant, Darron E. Janzen.

Paper 728: In search of the right algorithms for spectrophotometric titration curves, Ivan P. Zubkov, John A. Lynch.

Paper 729: Platinum(II) thiacrown complexes with chiral and achiral diphosphine ligands, Emily R. Hassler, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen.

Paper 730: Cadmium (II) and mercury (II) complexes with mixed oxathiacrown ligands, Jared R. Hassler, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen.

Paper 732: Quantitation of trace level pharmaceuticals in the Tennessee River Valley using UPLC-tandem mass spectrometry, Scott A. Kindelberger, Justin M. Conley, Sean M. Richards, Steven J. Symes.

Paper 733: Regulation of pyrimidine degradative enzymes in cells of Pseudomonas mendocina, Mallory Louise Hacker, Manuel F Santiago.

Paper 750: Cyclization of alkoxy-substituted 1, 7 dienes using zirconium catalysts, Christopher Nigel Welch, Kyle S. Knight.

 


2005 - 2006

231st National ACS Meeting in Atlanta, GA: March 26-30, 2006

Paper CHED 230. Questioning the ash: Elemental analysis of cremains using ICP-OES. Timothy R. Brooks, S. Smullen, T.E. Bodkin, Gretchen E. Potts.

Paper CHED 288. Absorption energies of a nanoporous carbon from gas-solid chromatography and molecular mechanics. Katherine A. Ziegler, J.L. Boyd, M.E. Ridgeway, H.E. Thomas, Thomas R. Rybolt.

Paper CHED 289. Benzene and polycyclic benzenoid hydrocarbon interactions with graphitic surfaces and van der Waals adhesion in two-dimensional nanopores. Claire L. Brown, Charles R. Sisson, Thomas R. Rybolt

Paper CHED 300. Gas interactions with a nanoporous carbon and hydrogen storage. Rachael A. Hansel, J.L. Blakely, J.L. Boyd, H.E. Thomas, Thomas R. Rybolt..

Paper CHED 390. Catalytic transfer hydrogenation using Raney nickel and 2-propanol. Kimberley Holte, Robert C. Mebane.

Paper CHED 543. Synthesis of substituted cycloalkanes using organozirconium catalysts. Lauren K. DeLoach, Kyle S. Knight.

Paper CHED 888. Complexation studies of mercury(II) and cadmium(II) with hexadentate thiacrown and azacrown ligands. Maikel E. Botros, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen.

Paper CHED 929. Platinum(II) thiacrown complexes with chiral and achiral diphosphine ligands. Emily R. Hinson, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen.

Paper INOR 600. Towards the preparation of a ruthenium-based molecular square. Synthesis and characterization of Ru(II) tetrathiacrowns complexes with 4,4’-bipyridine. Weinan Chen, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen

 

2005 International Chemical Conference of Pacific Basin Societies; Honolulu, HI, December 15-20, 2005.

Maikel E. Botros, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen; "Complexation Studies of Mercury(II) and

Cadmium(II) with Mixed Donor Macrocyclic Ligands" Paper Number 210.

Emily R. Hinson, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen; "Platinum(II) Complexes of Crown Thioethers with Chiral and Achiral Diamine Ligands" Paper Number 208.

Weinan Chen, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen; "Preparation of the Corners of a Self-Assembled
Molecular Cube with Group 9 Metal Thiacrown Complexes" Paper Number 207.

 

Joint 57th Southeastern/61st Southwestern Regional ACS Meeting in Memphis, TN, Nov. 1-4, 2005

Paper Number 457: “Chemistry of Epoxy Alcohols: Biomimetic 8-endo Cyclization of Sclareol Epoxide” Kevin M. Terry, Thomas G. Waddell

Paper Number 461: “Synthesis of Substituted Cycloalkanes Using Organozirconium Catalysts”
Lauren K. DeLoach, Kyle Knight

Paper Number 540: “Pyridine Nucleotide Transhydrogenase Activity in Pseudomonas syringae”
Randi L. Gant, Manuel F. Santiago

Paper Number 560: “Complexation Studies of Mercury (II) and Cadmium (II) with Hexadentate Thiacrown and Azacrown Ligands” Maikel E. Botros, Gregory J. Grant, Daron Janzen

Paper Number 562: “Platinum (II) Complexes of Crown Thioethers with Chiral and Achiral Diamine Ligands” Emily R. Hinson, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen

Paper Number 583: “A Spectrophotometric Titration Study of the Reaction between Fe2+ and 1,10-Phenanthroline” Daniel N. Chatham, John A. Lynch

Paper Number 586: “Identification and Quantification of Pharmaceuticals in Southeast Tennessee Area Watersheds by Reversed Phase HPLC-UV” Matthew C. Zoerb, Steven J.K. Symes, Sean Richards

Paper Number 533: “Ashes to Ashes, Dust for Determination: Elemental Analysis of Cremains by ICP-OES” Timothy R. Brooks, Tom E. Bodkin, Stephanie Smullen, Gretchen E. Potts

Paper Number 534: “Preparation of a Ruthenium Square: The Synthesis and Characterization of [Ru(12S4)Cl(bipy)](PF6) & [{Ru(12S4)Cl}2(bipy)](PF6)2” Weinan Chen, Gregory J. Grant, Daron E. Janzen

 


2004 - 2005

229th National ACS Meeting in San Diego, CA: March 13-17, 2005

1. Paper CHED 390. Catalytic transfer deuteration using 10% Pd/C and 2-proopanol-d8 as the deuterium source. Nathanael K. Kokes, Mary K. Teague, Robert C. Mebane.

2. Paper CHED 484. Reduction of aldehydes and reductive ring opening of epoxides by catalytic transfer hydrogenation using Raney nickel and 2-propanol. Amanda Mansfield, Phillip S. Gass, Robert C. Mebane.

3. Paper CHED 545. Synthesis of the mixed donor macrocycle 9S2N, 7-aza-1, 4-dithiacyclononane. Maikel E. Botros, Gregory J. Grant.

4. Paper CHED 862. Reductive pathway of penicillin-resistant Pseudomonas syringae. Randi L. Gant, Manuel F. Santiago, Gail M. Meyer.

5. Paper CHED 1068. Preparation of corners of a self-assembled molecular cube using trivalent Group 9 metal complexes. Weinan Chen , Gregory J. Grant.

6. Paper CHED 1067. Platinum(II) Complexes of crown thioethers with chiral diphosphine and diamine ligands. Emily R. Hinson, Gregory J. Grant.

7. Paper CHED 1088. Synthesis and characterization of a self-Assembled molecular square. Ketankumar N. Patel, Gregory J. Grant.

 

56th Southeastern Regional ACS Meeting in Research Triangle, NC: Nov. 11-13, 2004

1. Paper Number 647. Pyrimidine Biosynthetic Pathway in Pseudomonas syringae. Sarah Prince, Gail M. Meyer, Manuel F. Santiago

2. Paper Number 641. Reducing Agent of Dihydropyrimidine Dehydrogenase. Randi L. Gant, Gail M. Meyer, Manuel F. Santiago

3. Paper Number 642. Degradation of Pyrimidines by Pseudomonas syringae. Randi L. Gant Gail M. Meyer, Manuel F. Santiago

4. Paper Number 758. Analysis of Toxic Metals in Lentinus edodes by Atomic Absorption, Flame Emission and Inductively-Coupled Plasma - Atomic Emission Spectroscopy. Kira D. Shurtz, Gretchen E. Potts

5. Paper Number 764. Stability Determination of Midazolam Syrup by Reversed Phase HPLC. Matthew C. Zoerb, Steven J.K. Symes

6. Paper Number 768. Spectrophotometric Titrations of Eriochrome Black T with Mg 2+ and Cu 2+. Darshan D. Naik, John A. Lynch, Eric T. Lane

7. Paper Number 822. Molecular Modeling of Gas Interactions with a Nanoporous Carbon and Predictions of Chromatographic Retention Times. Katherine A. Ziegler, Jennifer L. Boyd, Mark E. Ridgeway, Howard E. Thomas, Thomas R. Rybolt

8. Paper Number 883. Reactions of the Diterpene Sclareol with Electrophilic Halogen Reagents. Charles Sisson, Thomas G. Waddell

9. Paper Number 884. Studies Toward the Enantioselective Dehalogenation of Secondary Alkyl Halides. Erika M. Milczek, Kyle S. Knight

10. Paper Number 874. Synthesis of the mixed-donor macrocycle 9S2N, 7-aza-1,4-dithiacyclononane. Maikel E Botros, Gregory J Grant

11. Paper Number 713. Platinum (II) Complexes of Crown Thioethers with Chiral Diphosphine and Diamine Ligands. Emily R. Hinson, Gregory J. Grant

12. Paper Number 715. Preparation of Corners of a Self-assembled Molecular Cube using Trivalent Group 9 Metal Complexes. Weinan Chen, Gregory J. Grant

13. Paper Number 712. Synthesis and Characterization of a Self-Assembled Platinum(II) Molecular Square. Ketankumar Patel, Gregory J Grant

14. Paper Number 871. Cyclization of substittued octadienes via zirconocene catalysis. Kelvin S. Wilson, Kyle Knight

 


2003-2004

227th National ACS Meeting in Anaheim, CA: March 28-April 1, 2004

1. Paper #376. BINUCLEAR RHODIUM AND MOLYBDENUM COMPLEXES WITH TRITHIOETHERS. Weinan Chen, Gregory J. Grant.

2. Paper #387 COMPLEXATION STUIDES OF CADMIUM(II) WITH CROWN THIOETHER LIGANDS. Lensey Hill, Gregory J. Grant , Monte Helm

3. Paper #388. COMPLEXATION STUDIES OF CROWN THIOETHERS BOUND TO THE HEAVY METAL ION MECURY (II). Gregory P. Helton, Gregory J. Grant , Monte L. Helm

4. Paper #427. PLATINUM(II) COMPLEXES WITH CROWN THIOETHER AND POLYPYRIDINE LIGANDS. Ketankumar N. Patel, Gregory J. Grant, Monte L. Helm.

5. Paper #794. ANALYSIS OF PALLADIUM CATALYZED DEHALOGENATION. Laura E. Palmerio, Kyle S. Knight.

6. Paper #864. STUDIES TOWRD THE SELECTIVE DEHALOGENATION OF SECONDARY ALKYL HALIDES. Erika M. Mikczek, Kyle S. Knight

 

Pittsburgh Conference in Chicago, IL: March 6 - March 12, 2004

Paper #4000 - 400P. THE USE OF ICP-AES TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF NATIVE PLANTS AS BIOMONITORS IN THE TENNESSEE RIVER VALLEY. Jane A. Dickerson, Chanda K. Price, Gretchen E. Potts.

 

55th Southeastern Regional ACS Meeting in Atlanta, GA: Nov. 16-19, 2003

Paper #165. PYRIMIDINE BIOSYNTHESIS IN PSEUDOMONAS SYRINGAE AND PSEUDOMONAS LEMONNIERI CELLS . Brett Ferrell, Manuel F. Santiago.

Paper #288.COMPLEXATION STUDIES OF CROWN THIOETHERS BOUND TO THE HEAVY METAL ION MECURY (II). Gregory P. Helton, Gregory Grant, Monte Helm

Paper #904. BIOMONTORING: AN ANALYSIS OF METALS IN PLANTS USING ICP-AES. Jane Dickerson, Gretchen Potts.

Paper #958. CHROMATOGRAPHIC RETENTION TIMES AND GAS SEPARATIONS USING A NANOPOROUS CARBON. Vanessa E. Janeksela, Mark Ridgeway, Howard E. Thomas, Thomas R. Rybolt.

Paper #959. INDUCED THERMOLUMINESCENCE STUDIES OF LUNAR IMPACT MELT BRECCIAS. Paul Boerema, Steven Symes.

Paper #964. STUDIES TOWARD THE SELECTIVE DEHALOGENATION OF SECONDARY ALKYL HALIDES. Erika Milczek, Kyle Knight.

Paper #970. COMPLEXATION STUDIES OF CADMIUM(II) WITH CROWN THIOETHER LIGANDS. Lensey Hill, Gregory Grant , Monte Helm.

Paper #971. PLATINUM(II) COMPLEXES WITH CROWN THIOETHER AND POLYPYRIDINE LIGANDS. Ketankumar N. Patel, Gregory Grant, Monte Helm.

Paper #1007. BINUCLEAR RHODIUM AND MOLYBDENUM COMPLEXES WITH TRITHIOETHERS. Weinan Chen, Gregory Grant.

Paper #1021. CATALYTIC TRANSFER HYDROGENATION OF EPOXIDES USING RANEY NICKEL AND 2-PROPANOL. Philip Gass, Mary Teague, Bassem Abazid, Robert C. Mebane.

Paper #1027. CATALYTIC TRANSFER DEUTERATION USING 10% PD AND 2-PROPONAL-D8. Mary Teague, Philip Gass, Missy Mathis, Robert C. Mebane.

Paper #1042. ANALAYSIS OF PALLADIUM CATALYTALIZED DEHALOGENATION. Laura Palmiero, Kyle Knight.

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