Department of Chemistry and Physics
Associate Professor, Organic Chemistry
Associate Department Head
Ph.D., North Carolina State University, 1992
B.A., Grinnell College, 1983
Areas of Interest:
Self-assembly of organic systems in solution specifically focusing on Lewis base - boron atom dative bond interactions.
Beverly B. Smith, Darron E. Hill, T. Ashton Cropp, Rosa D. Walsh, David Cartrette, Sherry Hipps, Amy M. Shachter, William T. Pennington, and William R. Kwochka, “Synthesis of [ n]- and [ n.n]Cyclophanes Using the Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling”, J. Org. Chem., 2002, 67, 5333-5337.
Cynthia Atterholt, David Butcher, J. Roger Bacon, William R. Kwochka, Royce Woosley, “Implementation of an Environmental Focus in an Undergraduate Chemistry Curriculum by the Addition of Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry” J. Chem. Ed., 2000, 77(12), 1549-1550.
Beverly B. Smith, William R. Kwochka, Robert Damrauer, R. Jeffrey Swope, Joseph R. Smyth, “Synthesis of [6.6]Metacyclophane via the Suzuki Coupling,” J. Org. Chem., 1997, 62, 8589-8590.