Students and faculty from the chemistry
department presented the results of their research at the recent
annual meeting of the American Chemical Society, and the University's
student affiliate chapter of the organization received an award.
Jon French '06, of Gouverneur, New York, accepted the award on behalf of the
St. Lawrence University chapter of the Student Affiliates of the ACS.
French is president of the chapter. The award recognized the St. Lawrence
chapter for its activities in support of chemistry. Only the top 10 percent
of the over 960 chapters in the United States and Puerto Rico receive this
Tim Chapp '05, of Des Plaines, Illinois, gave a presentation with Assistant
Professor of Chemistry Samantha Glazier and Visiting Assistant Professor of
Chemistry Neil Law, on "Design of Ruthenium Dimer Complexes for Intercalation
Joseph Jablonski '05, of Rochester, New York, gave a presentation with Professor
of Chemistry Larry French, on "Synthesis of N-cyanoguanidine analogs of
vanilloid receptor agonists and antagonists."
Prajjwal Panday '05, of Kathmandu, Nepal, gave a presentation with Assistant
Professor of Chemistry Ning Gao; Clarkson University Professor Philip Hopke
and Clarkson Assistant Research Professor Eugene Kim; and Richard Poirot, of
the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources Department of Environmental Conservation,
on "Developing an alternative Potential Source Contribution Function
analysis method and its application for Lake Champlain Basin mercury study."
Posted: April 20, 2005