REU Program

REU 2017 Participants

Name School Professor Research Focus Sarah Altman University of Texas-San Antonio Dr. Papish Anticancer Ruthenium Compounds Victoria Arau Gordon College Dr. Pan Nanoelectrochemistry for imaging and sensing Bailee Barrett University of Tennessee-Martin Dr. Szulczewski New ways to detect explosives Joseph Burke University of the Cumberlands Dr. Shaughnessy New palladium catalysts for bond-forming reactions Shantal Garcia […]

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REU 2016 Participants

Name School Professor Research Focus Akeeta Barnaby Alabama A&M University Dr. Dunkle “Biochemistry of RNA Methltransferases Regulating Meiosis” Elizabeth Dyer Saint Francis University Dr. Pan “Nanostructured Electrode for Solar Cells” Jeremy Hitt University of Alabama Dr. Pan “Nanoelectrochemistry Study with Improved Spatial and Spectral Resolution” Heesoo Kimm Brown University Dr. Pan “Single Nanoparticle Electrochemical Study […]

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REU 2015 Participants

2015 REU Participants Name School Professor Research Focus Victor Alves Ferreira De Aguiar Brazil Dr. Rupar “Synthesis of Novel Electron-Deficient Conjugated Polymers” Shawna Blankenship Wofford College Dr. Bowman “Binding Potential Drugs to Cytochrome P450” Ignatius Bonck Southeast Louisiana University Dr. Snowden “The Effect of Substituents and Geometry on the Asymmetric Reduction of N-isopropoxydiarylimines” Chance Boudreaux […]

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REU 2014 Participants

REU 2014 Participants Name School Professor Research Focus Suraj Kumar Ayer SE Louisiana University Dr. Snowden “The Effect of the N-alkoxyl Group in the Asymmetric Borane Reduction of Diaryl Oxime Ethers” David Charboneau Villanova University Dr. Papish “Designing Catalysts for Water Splitting as a Means of Storing Energy In Chemical Fuels” Cornelia Greene Xavier University […]

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REU 2013 Participants

Name School Professor Research Focus Sarju Adhikari SE Louisiana University Dr. Shaughnessy ortho-Arylation of Unsymmetrical Oxime Ethers of Benzophenone Jerome Areceneaux University of Alabama-Birmingham Dr. Nikles Builidng a Nanoscale Magnetically Triggered Drug Delivery System for Cancer Therapy Rubicelys Guzman Columbus State University Dr. Woski Synthesis of Novel Nucleosides John Herndon Dr. Pan Spectroelectrochemistry of Single […]

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REU 2012 Participants

Name School Professor Research Focus Sarju Adhikari SE Louisiana University Dr. Shaughnessy Negishi Coupling of Imidoyl Halides Jerome Areceneaux University of Alabama-Birmingham Dr. Nikles A Targeted, Magnetically Triggered Drug Delivery System for Cancer Therapy Kevin Benham Troy University Dr. Goebbert Mass Spectrometry of Energetic Materials Bijay Bhattarai SE Louisiana University Dr. Shaughnessy Heck Coupling of […]

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REU 2011 Participants

Name School Professor Research Focus Joshua Bauth Kennesaw State Dr. Frantom Characterization of Enzyme Mechanisms Adam Beg The University of Alabama Dr. Thrasher Measurement of Equivalent Weight and Other Properties of New Fluorine-Containing Ionomers Karson Brooks The University of Alabama Dr. Pan Surface Enhanced Optical Spectroscopy and Molecular Sensing Using Single Molecular Techniques Daniel Castillo […]

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REU 2010 Participants

2010 REU Participants Name School Professor Research Focus Margaret Adams The University of Alabama Dr. Busenlehner In vivo Characterization of S pombe Frataxin Cory Ayres Georgia Southern University Dr. Kispert Evidence for Cartenoid Neutral Radicals in Plant Material Jessica Duke The University of Alabama Dr. Dixon Computational Studies of Reactions of H2O in Supercritical CO2 […]

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REU 2009 Participants

REU Participants Name School Professor Research Focus Breannie Charles Xavier University (LA) Dr. Blackstock Attaching Charge Storage Molecules to Metal Oxide Surfaces Cody Corbin University of Alabama-Birmingham Dr. Shaughnessy Organometallic Catalysts in Organic Synthesis Brittney Cousin University of West Alabama Dr. Street Chemical Synthesis of CoPt and Other Magnetic Nanoparticles Peter Crisologo Asbury College Dr. […]

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REU 2008 Participants

REU Participants Name School Professor Research Focus Kimberly Anderson Austin Peay State University Dr. Szulczewski Synthesis of Nitrogen-Doped metal Oxide Nanoparticles for Chemical Sensors and Catalysis Awuri Asuru University of Alabama Dr. Busenlehner Heavy Metal Inhibition of DNA Repair Proteins Victoria Bailey Savannah State University Dr. Timkovich Protein Over-Expression in Genetically Engineered Bacteria Amber Beg […]

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