Chemistry Newsletter - 02/14/2000

 

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University of Wisconsin-Madison

Department of Chemistry Newsletter

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XXXV No. 7 February 14th, 2000

Inorganic Chemistry Cumulative Exam Schedule, 2000

All cumes are in room 2373 from 9 am to noon.

March 4th April 1st

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Finance Committee Meetings

The following dates have been confirmed for the Finance Committee Meetings this spring.

All of the meetings will be held on Tuesday from 1:20 to 3:30 PM

February 15 February 29 March 21
April 4 April 25 May 23

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Attention: Teaching Assistants

The diversity affairs office is looking for graduate students to serve as instructors in the Engineering summer program (ESP) for high school juniors & seniors. Knowledge required: Introduction to Engineering; Mathematics; Chemistry; Computer Science; Technical Writing. Starting date: June 18, 2000 - End Date: August 4, 2000. To apply submit your resume and two letters of reference to: Alem Asres, Assistant Dean or Flavia Arana, Program Coordinator by March 31, 2000.

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SEMINARS

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Tuesday, February 15th, 2000 - Joint Physical & Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., **NOTE ROOM CHANGE** Room B371 Chemistry Building. John Brauman, Stanford University. "Hydrogen Bonding: Acidity, Basicity, and Proton Transfer Reactions"

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Tuesday, February 15th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Jae Lee, Carnegie Mellon University. "Process Design Using Units with Integrated Functionality-Focusing on Reactive Distillation"

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Thursday, February 17th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Dr. Mario Geysen, Glaxo Wellcome.

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Thursday, February 17th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Peter Petillo, University of Illinois-Urbana. "Synthesis & Structure of Complex Carbohydrates"

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Thursday, February 17th, 2000 - Materials Science Seminar, 4:00 p.m., Room 265 MS&E Building. Dr. Feng Liu, U. W. - Madison. "Materials Modeling and Simulation from the Atomic to the Mesoscopic Scale"

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Thursday, February 17th, 2000 - Highlights Lecture, 2:25 p.m., Room 3335 Sterling. Professor C. R. Hutchinson, U.W. - Madison. "Combinatorial Biosynthesis as a Route to Drugs and Drug Analogs from Natural Sources"

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Monday, February 21st, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Jim Dumesic, Chemical Engineering, U.W. Madison.

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Monday & Tuesday, February 21st and 22nd, 2000 - Willard Lecture Series, (21st) - 4:00 p.m., Room B371 and (22nd) - 11:00 a.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Alex Pines, University of California, Berkeley. (21st) - "Lights Up - NMR and MRI" - (22nd) - "Ups and Downs of Spins in Solids"

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Tuesday, February 22nd, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Jim Morken, UNC-Chapel Hill. "Development of Catalytic Reactions with Combinatorial Chemistry"

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Tuesday, February 22nd, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Thomas Russell, University of Massachusetts-Amherst. "Generating Patterns from the Nano to the Micro Using Electric Fields"

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Thursday, February 24th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Professor Chuck Wade - (McElvain), IBM Almaden. "Microstructure of Polyisocyanates in Solution by NMR Studies of Well Defined Oligomers"

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Thursday, February 24th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Martin Bevan, Graduate Student.

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Thursday, February 24th, 2000 - Highlights Lecture, 2:25 p.m., Room 3335 Sterling. Professor Peter Belshaw, U.W. - Madison. "The Chemistry and Biology of Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetases"

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Tuesday, February 29th, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. Jim Prestegard, University of Georgia. "Dipolar Coupling in Magnetically Aligned Media: A New Approach to Protein Structure and Ligand Interaction"

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Tuesday, February 29th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Professor Tom Lectka, John Hopkins.

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Tuesday, February 29th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Andreas Bomarius, Degussa-Germany. "Biocatalytic Processes to Pharmaceuticals and Fine Chemicals"

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Thursday, March 2nd, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Tami Raguse, Graduate Student.

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Thursday, March 2nd, 2000 - Highlights Lecture, 2:25 p.m., Room 3335 Sterling. Professor Shannon Stahl, U.W. - Madison. "Chemical and Biological Oxidases"

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Monday, March 6th, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Thomas Vos, Graduate Student.

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Tuesday, March 7th, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. W. E. Moerner, Stanford University. "Shedding Light on Single Molecules"

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Tuesday, March 7th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. George M. Homsy, Stanford University. "Surface Tension Driven Instabilities in Coating Flows"

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Thursday, March 9th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Dan Ebeling, Graduate Student, University of Wisconsin-Madison. "DNA Sequencing with Mass Spectrometry"

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Thursday, March 9th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Pengfei Wang, Graduate Student.

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Thursday, March 9th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1610 Engineering Hall. Dr. Ole H. Nielsen, Technical University of Denmark. "Parallel Supercomputing in Science and Engineering"

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Thursday, March 9th, 2000 - Highlights Lecture, 2:25 p.m., Room 3335 Sterling. Professor Sandor Mecozzi, U.W. Madison. "Self-Assembly in Chemistry and Biology"

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Friday, March 17th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1610 Engineering Hall. Michele Parrinello, Max-Planck-Institut for Festkorperforschung, Stuttgart, Germany. "Ab-initio Simulations in Physics and Chemistry"

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Monday, March 20th, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Thomas Wood, 3M McElvain Speaker.

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Tuesday, March 21st, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Professor Bart Kahr, University of Washington.

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Tuesday, March 21th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Bruce E. Koel, University of Southern California. "Atomic Level Control of Alloy Surface Chemistry"

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Wednesday, March 22nd, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Gerry Niccolai, CPE, Lyon France.

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Xiaoping Cao, Graduate Student, U. W. - Madison. "Interfacial Structure of conjugated Organic Molecules on Silicon Surface"

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. William Thomas, Graduate Student.

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2000 - Highlights Lecture, 2:25 p.m., Room 3335 Sterling. Profressor Adnan Elfarra. "Toxicant Bioactivation, Macromolecule Modification, and Safety Evaluation"

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Tuesday, March 28th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Mr. Ramchandra M. Watwe. University of Wisconsin-Madison. "Stability and Reactivity of Hydrocarbons on Metals and Metal Alloys" & Mr. Paul Conrad, University of Wisconsin-Madison. "Cryopreservation of Biological Molecules and Cells"

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Thursday, March 30th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Wei Cai, Graduate Student, U. W. - Madison. "Surface Chemistry for DNA Immobilization on Si(001)"

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Monday, April 3rd, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Kenneth Suslick, University of Illinois.

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Tuesday, April 4th, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. Charles Parmenter, Indiana University. "Intra-and Intermolecular Dynamics of Molecules with Internal Rotation"

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Tuesday, April 4th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Julia S. Higgins, Imperial College, London. "The Effect of Flow on Mixing and Demixing of Polymers"

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Thursday, April 6th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. David Preston, Graduate Student, U. W. - Madison. "Mass Spectrometry and Large Ion Detection Effciency"

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Monday, April 10th, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Du Shriver, Northwestern University.

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Tuesday, April 11st, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. Dor Ben-Amotz, Purdue University. "Measurement and Modeling of Solvation Forces and Fluctuations"

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Tuesday, April 11th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Bernhard Rieger, University of Ulm, Germany. "The Design of Thermoplastic Elastomers by Transition Metal Catalysis"

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Thursday, April 13th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Manchun Lu, Graduate Student, U.W. - Madison. "Massively Parallel Genotyping On Surfaces"

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Thursday, April 13th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Matthew Bursavich, Graduate Student.

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Monday, April 17th, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Mahdi Abu-Omar, University of California-Los Angeles.

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Tuesday, April 18th, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. Lewis Rothberg, University of Rochester. "Making Light of Polymers"

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Tuesday, April 18th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Frank S. Bates, University of Minnesota. "Block Copolymers - Designer Soft Materials"

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Wednesday, April 19th, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Bob Bedard, UOP.

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Thursday, April 20th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Andrew Hawk, Graduate Student.

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Monday, April 24thd, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Tobin Marks, 3M McElvain Speaker.

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Tuesday, April 25th, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. Irina Shkel, UW-Madison. "Salt Control of DNA Oligomer Binding in Technological Applications"

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Tuesday, April 25th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Professor John R. Scheffer, UBC-Vancouver.

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Thursday, April 27th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Ned Seeman (Analy Sci/Mat Sci), New York University. "DNA Nanotechnology"

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Thursday, April 27th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Byron Griffith, Graduate Student.

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Monday, May 1st, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 2:25 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Debra Rolison, Naval Research Laboratory - Joint with Analytical.

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Tuesday, May 2nd, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. Dana Dlott, University of Illinois. "Vibrational Energy Relaxation in Liquids Studied by Ultrafast Two-Dimensional Vibrational Spectroscopy"

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Tuesday, May 2nd, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Professor Jumi Shin.

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Wednesday, May 3rd, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Dr. Jack Douglas, (Analy Sci/ACS), National Institutes of Standards & Technology. "Correlated Motion in a Simulated Supercooled Liquid"

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Wednesday, May 3rd, 2000 - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar, 3:30 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Mike Hopkins, The University of Chicago.

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Thursday, May 4th, 2000 - Analytical Sciences Seminar, 12:05 p.m., Room B371 Chemistry Building. Dr. Cynthia Jameson.

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Thursday, May 4th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Stanley I. Sandler, University of Delaware. "The Use of Computational Chemistry to Predict the Phase Behavior of Complex Systems"

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Thursday, May 4th, 2000 - Organic Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 1361 Chemistry Building. Robert Halter, Graduate Student.

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Tuesday, May 9th, 2000 - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. David Grier, University of Chicago. "When Like Charges Attract: Surprises in Macroionic Interactions"

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Tuesday, May 9th, 2000 - Chemical Engineering Seminar, 3:55 p.m., Room 1227 Engineering Hall. Pablo G. Debenedetti, Princeton University. "Towards an Improved Understanding of the Glassy State"

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Tuesday, May 16th, 2000 - (McElvain) - Physical Chemistry Seminar, 11:00 a.m., Room 8335 Chemistry Building. Stanley Williams, Hewlett Packard. "Architectonics of Molecular Computers"

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Recent Publications

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Reynolds MF; Parks RB; Burstyn JN; Shelver D; Thorsteinsson MV; Kerby RL; Roberts GP; Vogel KM; Spiro.

Electronic absorption, EPR, and resonance raman spectroscopy of CooA, a CO-sensing transcription activator from R-rubrum, reveals a five-coordinate NO-heme.

BIOCHEMISTRY 2000, Vol 39, Iss 2, pp 388-396.

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Kavana M; Powell DR; Burstyn JN.

Static versus dynamic Jahn-Teller distortions in octahedral-like copper(II) complexes of 1,4,7-triazacyclononane and 1-oxa-4,7-diazacyclononane: implications for hydrolytic reactivity.

INORGANICA CHIMICA ACTA 2000, Vol 297, Iss 1-2, pp 351-361.

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Egorov SA; Skinner JL.

Vibrational line shifts in supercritical fluids.

JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY A 2000, Vol 104, Iss 3, pp 483-489.

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Qiu XH; Ediger MD.

Local and global dynamics of unentangled polyethylene melts by C-13 NMR.

MACROMOLECULES 2000, Vol 33, Iss 2, pp 490-498.

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Seker F; Ellis AB.

Probing polymer adsorption using an emissive semiconductor substrate: Adsorption of poly(acrylic acid) onto cadmium selenide.

MACROMOLECULES 2000, Vol 33, Iss 2, pp 582-589.

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Breitung EM; Vaughan WE; McMahon RJ.

Measurement of solute dipole moments in dilute solution: A simple three-terminal cell.

REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 2000, Vol 71, Iss 1, pp 224-227.

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Griffin TJ; Smith LM.

Single-nucleotide polymorphism analysis by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry.

TRENDS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY 2000, Vol 18, Iss 2, pp 77-84.

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Sun JX; Rickert KA; Redwing JM; Ellis AB; Himpsel FJ; Kuech TF.

p-GaN surface treatments for metal contacts.

APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 2000, Vol 76, Iss 4, pp 415-417.

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Reichert EL; Yi SS; Weisshaar JC.

Bimolecular ion-molecule collisions in real time: Co+(F-3(4)) plus n-butane and isobutane reactions.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MASS SPECTROMETRY 2000, Vol 196, pp 55-69.

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Herzog U; West R.

Polysilanes bearing a phenoxypropyl side chain.

JOURNAL FUR PRAKTISCHE CHEMIE-CHEMIKER-ZEITUNG 2000, Vol 342, Iss 1, pp 27-32.

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Atwood CH; Taylor JW; Hutchings PA.

Why are chemists and other scientists afraid of the peer review of teaching?

JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION 2000, Vol 77, Iss 2, pp 239-243.

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Stracener LL; Halter RJ; McMahon RJ; Castro C; Karney WL.

Singlet-triplet energy separation of cyclobutylidene.

JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 2000, Vol 65, Iss 1, pp 199-204.

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Liu QH; Wang LM; Frutos AG; Condon AE; Corn RM; Smith LM.

DNA computing on surfaces.

NATURE 2000, Vol 403, Iss 6766, pp 175-179.

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Ediger MD.

Materials science - Movies of the glass transition.

SCIENCE 2000, Vol 287, Iss 5453, pp 604-605.

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Banfield JF; Marshall CR.

Earth science and evolution - Genomics and the geosciences.

SCIENCE 2000, Vol 287, Iss 5453, pp 605-606.

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Copyright � 2000 Institute for Scientific Information

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For Industrial Positions, see the Chemistry Career Services Newsletter at:

http://www.chem.wisc.edu/placement/7news.html

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FACULTY POSITIONS/TEMPORARY FACULTY/ACADEMIC POSITIONS

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A Staff Fellowship (assistant professor equivalent) position is available for work related to cartilage biology and physiology in the Laboratory of Clinical Investigation (Darrell Abernethy, Chief) of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health, located in Baltimore, Maryland. This recruitment is part of an ongoing expansion of the existing connective tissue research program at the National Institute on Aging. The NIA has excellent research facilities including state-of-the-art cores in flow cytometry, confocal microscopy, DNA array studies, and NMR/MRI. In addition, the Baltimore Longitudinal Study on Aging is centered at the GRC, providing a ready population suitable for detailed longitudinal investigations. The appointment will be as a Staff Fellow for US citizens or as a Visiting Scientist for US non-citizens, and will have a highly competitive salary. Applicants must have an excellent publication record demonstrating the potential for developing an independent research program. Interested individuals should send or e-mail their CV and the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references to: Dr. Darrell Abernethy, Chief, Laboratory of Clinical Investigation, NIH/NIA, GRC 3C-02, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224; Tel. 410-558-8226; e-mail: abernethyd@grc.nia.nih.gov .

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Tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Physical Sciences/Chemistry, Eastern New Mexico University. A Ph.D in Chemistry or Biochemistry is required. Candidates must exhibit a talent for quality classroom and laboratory instruction. The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory and advanced Biochemistry courses, participate in teaching general chemistry and/or work with chemistry for general education and science teaching majors. Preference will be given to candidates who can interact with other areas of the Physical Sciences or Biology programs. Applicant must be able to develop a research program that will involve graduate and undergraduate majors in research. Information about the university and the Department can be obtained at http://www.enmu.edu . Send resume, photocopies of transcripts, statements of research and teaching interests and three current letters of recommendation to: Biochemistry Search Committee, Department of Physical Sciences - Station #33, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, N.M. 88130. For additional information call (505) 562-2419).

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Tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Physical Sciences/Chemistry, Eastern New Mexico University. A PhD in Organic Chemistry is required. Candidates must exhibit a talent for quality classroom and laboratory instruction. The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory and advanced organic chemistry courses, participate in teaching general chemistry and/or work with chemistry for general education and science teaching majors. Preference will be given to candidates who can interact with other areas of the Physical Sciences or Biology programs. Applicant must be able to develop a research program that will involve graduate students and undergraduate majors. Information about the university and the Department can be obtained at http://www.enmu.edu . Send resume, photocopies of transcripts, statements of research and teaching interests and three current letters of recommendation to: Organic Chemistry Search Committee, Department of Physical Sciences - Station #33, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, N.M. 88130. For additional information call (505) 562-2419).

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POSTDOCTORAL POSITION AND/OR JOBS

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A postdoctoral position is available for combined work in the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Unit (Richard Spencer, Chief) and in the Laboratory of Clinical Investigation (Darrell Abernethy, Chief) of the National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health, located in Baltimore, Maryland. The work will center on spectroscopic and imaging studies of cartilage tissue derived from tissue engineering protocols and from animal studies. Other research opportunities may be available depending on the interests and background of the successful candidate. NMR instrumentation consists of a double-resonance Bruker ABX 1.9T/31 cm Biospec with shielded gradients, and a triple-resonance wide-bore Bruker DMX 400 Avance system with microimaging and solids capability. A background in NMR spectroscopy or imaging of connective tissue is preferred, although applicants with expertise in cartilage biology who have the desire to learn NMR techniques are also strongly encouraged to apply. We also invite applications from individuals with experience in other areas of biological NMR. The appointment will be as an IRTA Postdoctoral Fellow for US citizens, or as a Visiting Fellow for US non-citizens. Accordingly, applicants must have fewer than five years of postdoctoral experience. Interested individuals should send or e-mail their CV and the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references to: Dr. Richard Spencer, NMR Unit, NIH/NIA, GRC 4D-08, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224; Tel. 410-558-8226; e-mail: spencer@helix.nih.gov; website: http://www.grc.nia.nih.gov/branches/lcmb/nmr/nmr.htm

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Postdoctoral Position with Professor Eric Weitz at Northwestern University. A postdoctoral position to be available in his group as part of the recently established Institute for Environmental Catalysis at Northwestern University. The position will focus on studies of a number of reaction processes which are of critical importance in "real world" environmental problems. Specifically, we are interested in understanding, in detail, the role of alkyl radicals in lean NOX chemistry that takes place in a zeolite environment. This work ties in with other work within the Institute that is focused on the development of novel catalytic materials that can operate under lean NOX conditions. We are also interested in understanding, in detail, the mechanism of photoinduced reactions of halogenated hydrocarbons on titania (TiO2) surfaces. This work ties in with other studies in the Institute that are directed toward understanding how waste water purification can be more efficiently implemented using photo and biocatalytic techniques. Time resolved spectroscopy, particularly time resolved infrared spectroscopy, is a principal experimental tool for these investigations. Experience with some aspect(s) of time resolved laser based techniques is desirable. However, more importantly, I seek a highly motivated person who is an excellent experimentalist and has a desire to work on novel, exciting problems in this area. I am looking for a candidate who can be available in mid-summer. However, I would consider waiting for an outstanding candidate. An application should include a CV with publication list and two or three letters of recommendation sent to: Professor Eric Weitz, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208-3113. Tel: 847-491-5583, e-mail: WEITZ@NWU.EDU . Feel free to contact me for additional details regarding the position. Additional information about the Institute and the projects is available at http://easel.cge.nwu.edu/iec/ .

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