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Dr. John R. Miecznikowski

Associate Professor of Chemistry
o: Bannow Science Center Rm 311
p: x2125
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B.S., Trinity College
M.S., Ph.D., Yale University

Current Research Interests

  • Synthesis, characterization, and activity of zinc model complexes for alcohol dehydrogenase
  • Synthesis, characterization, and activity of tridentate SNS copper(I) and copper(II) complexes.
  • Synthesis, characterization, and activity of water soluble ruthenium complexes for olefin epoxidation
  • Synthesis and characterization of main group bis-N-heterocyclic carbene metal complexes
  • History of chemistry

Courses Taught

  1. CH 11: General Inorganic Chemistry I
  2. CH 12: General Inorganic Chem II Lab
  3. CH 111: General Chemistry I
  4. CH 112: General Chemistry II
  5. CH 222: Chemical Analysis
  6. CH 341: Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  7. CH 341L: Advanced Inorganic Chem Lab
  8. CH 398: Research & Seminar
  9. HR 202: Honors Seminar