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  • Campbell, Mark. (2017). Synthetic Explorations in the Pursuit of a Rapid Photoactivatable Nitroxyl Donor. Advisor: Paul Samson and Alexander Seed.
  • Paliobeis, Andrew. (2017). Effects of Pramlintide on Mitochondrial Dynamics and Health in the Alzheimer's APP/PSI Mouse Model. Advisor: Gemma Casadesus Smith.
  • Onuska, Nicholas. (2016). Studies Toward the Synthesis of 2,5-Disubstituted - 3 Fluorothioprhenes Using a Directed Ortho-Metalation/Nickel-Catalzed Cross- Coupling Approach. Advisors: Paul Sampson and Alexander Seed.
  • Fejedelem, Zachary A. (2015). Studies toward the synthesis of photolabile HNO donors – an exploration of selectivity for HNO generation. Advisors: Paul Sampson and Alexander Seed.
  • Pellegreene, Brittany A. (2015). Optimization of Transition Temperatures and Tilt Angle in SmCPA Phase Bent-Core Liquid Crystals. Advisor: Torsten Hegmann.
  • Sutherland, Ian T. (2015). Applying a Late-Stage Lawesson's Cyclization Strategy Towards the Synthesis of 1,3,4-Thiadiazole-2-Carboxylate Thioesters. Advisors: Paul Sampson and Alexander Seed.
  • Prox, Jordan D. (2014). Signaling Mechanisms Involved in the Regulation of Histone Deacteylase Activity in Oligodendrocyte Precursor Cells. Advisor: Ernest Freeman.
  • Ritch, Grayson D. Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of Novel Zinc Coordination Complexes. Advisor: Scott Bunge.
  • Strang, William C. (2014). The Formation of Nano-sized Chemical Domains and the Subsequent Effects on Connective Tissue Adhesion. Advisor: Christopher Malcuit.
  • Zhang, Mengqi. (2014). Thermodynamically Driven Ion Exchange between MS (M= Fe Zn) and the Cu2+ Ion: Towards a Safe Oral Copper Detoxifying Drug. Advisor: Songping Huang.
  • Hunt, Andrew. (2013). Kinetic and Mechanistic Studies on the Reaction of the Reduced Vitamin B12 Complex Cob(II)Alamin with Hydrogen Peroxide. Advisor: Nicola Brasch.
  • Lengyel, Jeffrey W. (2013). The Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of Low-Coordinate, Metal Amides. Advisor: Scott Bunge.
  • Materna, Kelly. (2013). Synthesis and Environmental Applications of Mesopourous Alumina. Advisor: Mietek Jaroniec.
  • Schmidt, Michael J. (2013). A New Late-Stage Lauesson's Cyclization Strategy Toward the Synthesis of Aryl 1,3,4-Thiadiazole-2-Carboxylate Esters. Advisors: Paul Sampson and Alexander Seed.
  • Johnston, Alyssa. (2012). A Ternary Drug Delivery Complex to Target CD44 Over Expressing Cancerous Cell Lines. Advisor: Soumitra Basu.
  • Mesfin, Fikir. (2012). The Influence of Modification of BMALI1 Expression in Skeletal Muscle on Whole-Body Metabolism and Function. Advisor: Colleen Novak.
  • Bhatta, Sabina. (2011). Identification of a Culture Cell Model to Study Hemoglobin Expression in Neurons. Advisors: Ernest Freeman, Jennifer McDonough.
  • Plymale, Noah. (2011). Mechanistic Studies on the Reaction of Cob(I)alamin and Nitrite. Advisor: Nicola Brasch.
  • Achamyeleh, Firehiwot. (2010). The Kinetic and Thermodynamic Properties of ILPR Repeats in Humans. Advisor: Soumitra Basu.
  • Durr, Christopher. (2010). The Synthesis, Characterization and Reactivity of Low-Coordinate Metal Amides. Advisor: Scott Bunge.
  • Hill, Alexandra. (2010). Thermodynamic and Morphological Properties of Ceramide-1-Phosphate Model Monolayer Systems. Advisor: Arne Gericke.
  • Manion-Fischer, Deirdre. (2010). Synthesis and Partial Characterization of Novel Lyothermotropic Liquid-Crystalline Phospholipids. Advisor: Antal Jakli.
  • McCullough, Cheryl. (2010). The Effect of Ceramide-1-Phosphate Phase Behavior on PTEN Binding and Activity. Advisor: Arne Gericke.
  • Ocana, Jesus. (2010). Synthesis and Structure of Metal Guanidinate Clusters. Advisor: Scott Bunge.
  • Poinski, Katherine. (2010). Interactions of Tri-Aryl Dyes with G-Quadruplex Forming ILPR DNA. Advisor: Soumitra Basu.
  • Wingate, Katherine. (2010). A Cationic Porphyrin Derivative (TMPyP4) Disrupts an Unusually Stable RNA G-Quadruplex. Advisor: Soumitra Basu.
  • Gipson, Raymond. (2009). The Synthesis of Novel Thieno[3,2-b]/Thiopene-2-Carboxylate Liquid Crystals. Advisors: Paul Sampson, Alexander Seed.
  • Manor, Brian. (2009). Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of Low-Coordinate Amides. Advisor: Scott Bunge.
  • Weber, Ryan. (2008). Synthesis of Fluorescent Dyes. Advisor: Robert Tweig.
  • Hubbard, Abigail. (2007). Halogen Introduction Strategies through Onium Ion Chemistry in Ionic Liquid Solvents. Advisor: Kenneth Laali.
  • Sybo, Brian. (2006). Development of Synthetic Approaches to 1,3,4,-Thiadiazone-2-Carboxylate Ester Liquid Crystals. Advisors: Paul Sampson, Alexander Seed.
  • Tessema, Milse. (2006). Installation of Laser Desorption and Vaporization Nozzle into a new Generation Microwave Spectrometer. Advisor: Michael Tubergen.
  • Cahalane, Celina. (2004). Infrared Spectroscopic and Thermodynamic Characterization of LL-37/Lipid Interactions. Advisor: Arne Gericke.
  • Vanchura, Britt. (2003). Synthesis of Intercalation Compounds, Mesoporous Materials, and Discrete Clusters Related to Metal Dischalcogenides. Advisor: Songping Huang.
  • Kreiner, Allison. (2003). Matrix Coprecipitation of Proteins by Azoaromatic Sutfonate Ligands (Matrix Ligands), and Analysis of the Mechanism and Specificity of this Process using Spectroscopic and Electrophoretic Techniques. Advisor. R.B. Gregory.
  • Ahuhja, Yachna. (2003). Glutathione Mediated Peroxochromium (IV) Reduction. Advisor. Rathrindra Bose.
  • Novotny, Greg. (2002). Research and Development of Plastic Liquid Crystal Displays with the Elimination of Photolithography. Advisor: John West.
  • Matuska, Nancy. (1997). In Vitro Determination of Homocysteine. Advisor: Rathrindra Bose.
  • Jaroniec, Christopher. (1997). Surface and Structural Properties of Silica-Based Amide Bonded Phases. Advisors: Edwin Gould, Roger Gilpin.
  • Flad, Jonathan. (1997). The Microwave Spectra of Pyridine-HBR and Pyridine Dimer. Advisor: Michael Tubergen.
  • Malone, Tonya. (1996). Development of XPS for the Characterization of Glass Fibers. Advisor: Julia Fulghum.
  • Campbell, Sandi. (1996). Synthesis and Characterization of a New Series of Side-chain Cholesteric Liquid-Crystalline Polymers. Advisor: L.C. Chen.
  • Walz, Andrew. (1994). Tailor-made Side-chain Ferroelectric Liquid-crystalline Polymers. Advisor: L.C. Chen.
  • Cox, Elizabeth. (1993). The Reactivity of Monofunctional Platinum (II) Complexes Toward Purine Mononucleotides. Advisor: Rathrindra Bose.
  • Rodriguez, Luis. (1992). A Synthetic Approach to Ten-Memberred Keto Lactone Rings. Advisor: Paul Sampson.
  • Menendez, Gregory. (1992). The Synthesis of Alpha-Fluoromethylnene-Gamma-Butyrolactone. Advisor: Paul Sampson.
  • Law, Neil. (1991). A Multinuclear Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Study of the Iodonitrosyldiorganodithiocarbamates of Iron (II). Advisor: Norman Duffy.
  • Tucker, Sheryl. (1990). Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Polycyclic Aromatic Sulfur Heterocycles: Solubility and Spectroscopic Studies. Advisors: Norman Duffy, William Acree.
  • Rambacher, Mark. (1990). The Importance of Protein Kinase in Herpes Simplex Virus Replication. Advisors: Chun-che Tsai, Ken Rosenthal.
  • Duffy, Joseph. (1990). Nitrations and Transfer Nitrations of 2-Halo- and 2,6-Dihalopyridines. Advisor: K. Laali.
  • Filippini, Brian. (1989). Synthesis of Polyfunctionalized Long Chain Carboxylic Acids and Esters via Radical Addition Reactions. Advisor: Paul Sampson.
  • Augenstein, Nancy. (1989). Synthesis of Monosaccharides for Use in Enzyme Kinetic Studies. Advisor: Paul Sampson.
  • Gonzalez, Eduardo. (1988). Room Temperature Phosphorescence Lifetime Spectra. Advisor: Kenneth Street.
  • Procyk, Alexander. (1987). Thermodynamic and Empirical Methods for Predicting Solubility in Binary Solvents. Advisor: William Acree.
  • Kennedy, Vance. (1987). Polymeric Motions Detected by Wetting Measurements at the Film/Water Interface as Influenced by Conformational Changes at the Film/Substrate Interface. Advisor: Richard Ruch.
  • Peterson, Lesa. (1986). Correlation and Estimation of the Aqueous Solubilities of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Halogenated Benzenes. Advisor: Chun-che Tsai.
  • Judy, Cheryl. (1986). Solubility of Pyrene in Binary Solvent Mixtures. Advisor: William Acree.
  • Schaub, Eric. (1985). Early Events in Herpes Simplex Virus Replication: The Mechanism of Action of Tromantadine and Related Compounds. Advisors: Raymond Fort, Jr., Ken Rosenthal.
  • Magyar, Gregory. (1984). Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationship Studies of Phenothiazine Antipsychotics. Advisor: Chun-che Tsai.
  • Kwiatkowski, Ann. (1984). Integral Membrane Polypeptides in the Golgi Apparatus of Rat Liver. Advisor: Frederick Walz.
  • Cucuras, John. (1983). Co-crystallization of Interferon-inducing Drug Ethidium Bromide with Tetranucleotide (phApdt)2. Advisor: Chun-che Tsai.
  • Krishnen, Adarsh. (1982). Solvent Entrapment in Bonded Layers. Advisor: Roger Gilpin.
  • Cline, Jr., Raymond. (1981). Infrared Spectroscopic Studies of Two 4-n-Pentylbenzenethio-4'-n-Alkoxyenzoates. Advisor: Vernon Neff.
  • Flowers, Daniel. (1981). Interaction of Interferon-Inducing Drugs with Nucleic Acids: Solution Spectroscopic Studies and Molecular Co-Crystallization. Advisor: Chun-che Tsai.
  • Grecula, Michaeleen. (1981). A Study on the Effect of Drug Treatment on Rabbit Liver tRNA Species. Advisor: Bruce Roe.
  • Kreitman, Robert. (1981). Synthesis of Guanylyl (3' - 6') 6' Deoxyhomouridine, an Isoteric Phosphonate Analogue of Guanylyl (3' - 5') uridine for Use in the Study of Ribonuclease t1. Advisor: Frederick Walz
  • Berger, Ross. (1980). Fundamental Studies of Mercury Solution Chemistry by Carbon-13 and Mercury-199 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. Advisor: Mark Greenberg.
  • Mosier, Pamela. (1980). Spectroscopic Studies of Lead (II) Complexes with Lysine in Water-Dioxane Mixed Solvents. Advisor: Mark Greemberg.
  • Pillai, Lakshmikumar. (1980). Determination of Serum Levels of Cholesterol, Triacylglycerols and Chromium in Blood Serum. Advisor: Mark Greenberg.
  • Thorsrud, Bjorn. (1980). The Isolation of Radioactively Labeled Q-Nucleotide from E. Coli. Advisor: Bruce Roe.
  • Freeman, Jennifer. (1979). A Comparison of the Major and Modified Nucleotides in Mouse Liver and Mouse Mammary Tumor Tissue tRNSs. Advisor: Paul Armstrong.
  • Yunker, Douglas. (1979). A General Method for Isolating Beef Liver tRNAs and Specifically tRNAasn for the Isolation of Z Nucleotide. Advisor: Bruce Roe.
  • Griffith, Robert. (1978). Carbon 13 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Studies of the Acid-Base Chemistry of Some oc,w-Diaminocorboxylic Acids in Water/Dioxane Mixed Solvents. Advisor: Mark Greenberg.
  • Libertin, Charissa. (1978). Studies on the Absolute Base Group Specificity of Ribonuclease T1. Advisor: Frederick Walz.
  • Stankiewicz, Ann. (1977). Studies on the Modified Bases of Mammalian Transfer Ribonucleic Acid. Advisor: Bruce Roe.
  • Weissfeld, Joel. (1977). Multiple Ion Detection: Mechanistic Study of N,N,N-Trimethylhydrazonium Fluoborate Pyrolysis. Advisor. Derry Fishel.
  • Rizi, Helen. (1975). Alternations in the Transfer RNA Population of Walker 256 Tumor as Compared with Normal Rat Liver. Advisor: N/A.
  • DiLauro, Marie. (1975). Alterations in the Transfer RNA Population of Walker 256 Tumor as Compared with Normal Rat Liver. Advisor: N/A.
  • Zahradnik, Clara. (1974). The Spreading of Liquids on Composite Surfaces. Advisor: N/A.
  • Zeiger, John. (1972). Computerized Potentiometric Titration. Advisor: Robert Culp.