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Dr. Ben Gross
Guerry Professor of Chemistry
Ph.D. University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1956

Dr. Benjamin H. Gross was a member of the faculty of the UTC Department of Chemistry from 1964 to 1998, and served as Department Head from 1964 to 1990.

Education: B.S., 1952, University of Chattanooga; M.S., 1954, and Ph.D., 1956, University of Tennessee at Knoxville.

Professional Interests: Organic Chemistry, chemical education, organic synthesis, intramolecular hydrogen bonding, utilization of Raney catalysts in transfer hydrogenation.