Research: Chemistry

Organic Synthesis, Polymer Chemistry (Boyles, Filipova, Novak)

One area of research involves both synthetic and biopolymeric natural products and secondary metabolism medicinal chemistry.

Analytical Chemistry (Heglund)

Research areas are malaria pharmaceutical validation, street drug identification, supercritical fluid extraction, trace chemical analysis, fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, solid phase microextraction technology, environmental chemistry.

Inorganic Chemistry; Physical Chemistry; Materials Science; Electrochemistry (Smirnova)

Research involves sustainable energy and energy-generated and storage devices, including materials for fuel cells, solid oxide fuel cells, batteries, and supercapacitors.