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Alumni News | Ulloa Gives to Alexander Recreational Center

Dr. Sergio A. Ulloa

The Athens Messenger writes about Ohio University alum Dr. Sergio A. Ulloa in a story headlined “Local doctor gives $50K to Alexander Rec Center project.” Ulloa earned a B.S. in Chemistry Pre-Medicine from the College of Arts & Sciences and a D.O. from the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. ALBANY […]

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June 11, 2018 at 11:29 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Denham Passes, Grew Chemistry Department at Hiram College

Joseph M. Denham, who earned an M.S. and Ph.D. in Chemistry in 1956—the first Ph.D. to be granted at Ohio University after the doctoral programs were created in the mid-1950s—passed away in April at the age of 88, according to a Pike County Courier obituary. In early 1952, at the […]

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April 29, 2018 at 9:54 amAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Masson: Building Blocks Self-assemble into Polymers with Help of Pumpkin-shaped Molecule

The self-assembly into dynamic oligomers of Cucurbit[8]uril (CB[8]), a positive ditopic Ir(III) bis-terpyridine complex, and a negative ditopic Fe(II) bis-terpyridine complex flanked by four butyrate side chains.

Dr. Eric Masson and his research group recently showed that Cucurbit[8]uril (CB[8]), a molecule that resembles a hollow pumpkin, can be used to connect building blocks to one another in a well-defined sequence. Masson, the Roenigk Chair and Associate Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Ohio University, took inspiration from […]

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March 13, 2018 at 1:27 pmResearch

Masson Group Shows Pumpkin-shaped Molecules Catalyze Classic Reaction

Eric Masson studies pumpkin-shaped Cucurbituril molecules

The groups of Dr. Eric Masson and Dr. Oren Scherman, a collaborator from the University of Cambridge, UK, recently showed that Cucurbiturils, a family of molecules that have the shape of a hollow pumpkin, could be used as catalysts for a well-known reaction in organic chemistry. By encapsulating reagents, Cucurbiturils force the reacting partners […]

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March 13, 2018 at 1:06 pmResearch

Happy Beginnings | Chemistry’s Moehring Works on Electric Vehicle Technology

Michael Moehring

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Michael Moehring ’10 is a Research Chemist with Gotion, a fast-growing company that aims to innovate in the electric vehicle technology, including lithium batteries […]

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January 16, 2018 at 6:56 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Chemistry’s Busch Named Acting Dean of University College

Dr. Carey Busch

Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis named Ohio University alum Carey Busch, Ph.D., as the acting dean of University College effective Jan. 16. Busch earned a B.S. in Forensic Chemistry from the College of Arts & Sciences, followed by an M.Ed. and a Ph.D. from the Patton College of Education. […]

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January 12, 2018 at 10:05 amAlumni

Arts & Sciences Celebrates Alumni at Homecoming Tent

Dr. Jennifer Hines, Dr. Travis White, alum Bradley McCullough, and Dr. Jessica White at Homecoming tent.

The College of Arts & Sciences hosted its first Tailgate Tent during Homecoming 2017. Many alumni and friends stopped by to meet with Dean Robert Frank, several department chairs and many faculty representing the humanities, natural sciences and social sciences. Alumni had the opportunity to grab a snack, relax and […]

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November 2, 2017 at 6:43 pmAlumni