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Chemistry Ph.D. Outcome Data
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Coursework

The following table shows the graduate-level courses taught in 2017-2018, their graduate student enrollment, and the level of contribution that each course makes towards the Department’s three learning objectives:

Course Number

Course Title

 Student Enrollment, 2017-18*

 Student Enrollment, 2016-17*

Student Enrollment, 2015-16*

L1: Mastery of Fundamental Skills

L2: Development of Research Skills

L3: Commun-ication Skills

CHEM 6010

QUANTUM CHEMISTRY

0

2

0

 

 

 

CHEM 6020

MOLECULAR SPECTROSCOPY

0

0

4

 

 

 

CHEM 6250

CURRICULAR PRACT TRAINING

0

0

1

M

H

H

CHEM 6300

ADV MODERN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

3

0

7

H

L

M

CHEM 6500

REACT/MECH INORGANIC CHEMISTRY

6

0

6

 

 

 

CHEM 6510

CHEMICAL GROUP THEORY

0

0

5

H

M

L

CHEM 6700

ADV BIOCHEMISTRY I

0

0

5

H

M

L

CHEM 6720

PRINCIPLES OF ENZYMOLOGY I

10

6

5

H

M

M

CHEM 6730

PRIN OF ENZYMOLOGY II

0

7

0

H

M

M

CHEM 6740

CELLULAR COMMUNICATION

9

4

6

H

H

L

CHEM 6750

STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY

12

6

0

H

H

L

CHEM 6760

PRINCIPLES OF BIOENERGETICS

9

5

5

 

 

 

CHEM 6770

BIOCHEMICAL METHODS

8

6

0

H

H

M

CHEM 7020

STATISTICAL MECHANICS

1

2

0

 

 

 

CHEM 7300

REACT/SYN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

0

5

0

 

 

 

CHEM 7310

ORGANIC STRUCTURE/SPECTROS

0

8

0

H

H

L

CHEM 7530

ST:ELECTROCHEMICAL METHODS/SYS

0

6

0

 

 

 

CHEM 7600

ANALYTICAL SPECTROSCOPY

2

0

0

H

H

M

CHEM 7770

ST:MICRO AND SPECTRO TECHNIQUE

0

0

3

H

H

M

CHEM 7770

DISCOVERY/EXPLOITA OF THE GENE

8

0

0

L

M

H

CHEM 7770

ST: NATURE-INSPIRED BIOSENSORS

0

0

5

H

L

L

CHEM 7770

ST:STRUCT,FUNCT,Ð OF CRISPR

4

0

0

H

M

M

CHEM 7770

ST:PRINCIPLES STRUCTURAL BIO

0

0

1

H

H

L

CHEM 7770

GRAPH REPRES OF BIOLMOL STRUCT

0

7

0

M

H

M

CHEM 7800

SEMINAR

45

75

78

M

M

H

CHEM 7800

ST: BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR

28

15

14

L

L

H

CHEM 7800

ST: ORGAN/INORGAN SEMINAR

11

18

8

M

M

H

CHEM 7800

ST: PHYS/ANALY SEMINAR

6

2

4

 

 

 

*In each case, all enrolled students passed the course. 

Annual Reviews

The following table shows the number of Ph.D. students who participated in annual reviews each during each of the last three academic years.

 

Number of Ph.D. students in Program required to complete Annual Review

Number of Ph.D. students who participated in an Annual Review

2017-18

19

19

2016-17

17

17

2015-16

19

19

Written Candidacy Exams

 

The following table provides information about Ph.D. student success in written candidacy exams during the last three academic years.

 

Number of Ph.D. students who took written candidacy exams

Number of Ph.D. students who passed written candidacy exams

Number of Ph.D. students who left program due to failure to pass written candidacy exams

2017-18

3

3

0

2016-17

3

3

0

2015-16

1

1

0

Oral Candidacy Exams

 

The following table provides information about Ph.D. student success in written candidacy exams during the last three school years.

 

Number of Ph.D. students who took oral candidacy exams

Number of Ph.D. students who passed oral candidacy exams

Number of Ph.D. students who left program due to failure to pass oral candidacy exams

2017-18

1

1

0

2016-17

1

0

0

2015-16

3

3

0

 

Oral and Poster Presentations

 

The number of students who took the Seminar Course (CHEM 7800) is provided in the table under Coursework. 

The following table provides information about the number of presentations (oral and poster) given at conferences and professional meetings that included Ph.D. students as authors during the last three years.

 

Number of oral presentations at conferences or professional meetings with Ph.D. student authors

Number of poster presentations at conferences or research meetings with Ph.D. student authors

2019

4

3

2018

10

7

2017

8

8

2019 Ph.D. Student Oral Presentations


Tatiana Soboleva, Hector Esquer, Stacey Anderson, Abby Benninghoff, Lisa Berreau. Mitochondrial-localized vs Cytosolic and Extracellular Delivery of CO: Probing the Effects of CO on Bioenergetics and Inflammatory Signaling. Nitric Oxide Gordon Research Conference in Ventura, California.

Tianbiao Liu, Bo Hu, Jian Luo, Camden Debruler, Maowei Hu, Wenda Wu. Mining Redox Active Molecules for Energy Storage. 2nd International Coalition for Energy Storage and Innovation.

Hector Esquer, Tatiana Soboleva, Stacey Anderson, Lisa Berreau, Abby Benninghoff.  Toxicity and Mitochondrial Delivery of Flavonol-based CO-releasing Molecules. Student Research Symposium, Research Week at Utah State University in Logan, Utah.

Sean Lyons, Kimberly Hageman. The Pesticide Loss from Agricultural Field Model. Society of Toxicology and Chemistry in Toronto, Canada.


2018 Ph.D. Student Oral Presentations


Tianbiao Liu, Bo Hu, Jian Luo, Camden Debruler, Alyssa Sam. Aqueous Organic Redox Flow Batteries. MRS Spring Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.

Gabghua Deng, Yuqin Qian, Yi Rao. Interfacial Chemistry for Energy and Catalysis. Utah Energy Symposium at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Tianbiao Liu, Camden Debruler, Jian Luo, Bo Hu, Alyssa Sam. Sulfonate Functionalized Viologens for Redox Flow Battery Applications. MRS Fall Meeting.

Yujing Bi, Kevin Nielson, Tianbiao Liu. Developing High Energy Density Mg Batteries. Department of Chemistry at Southern University of Science and Technology in Shenzhen, China.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Jian Luo, Jared Moss, Yujing Bi, Kevin Nielson,  Alyssa Sam, Tianbiao Liu. Advanced Battery Technologies for Energy Storage. The School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Tianjin University in Tianjin, China.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Jian Luo, Jared Moss, Yujing Bi, Kevin Nielson, Alyssa Sam. Energy Conversion and Storage Using Batteries and Elctrocatalysis. The School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Dalian University of Technology in Dalian, China.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Jian Luo, Jared Moss, Tianbiao Liu. Developing Aqueous Organic Redox Flow Batteries for Sustainable and Economical Energy Storage. Nature Conference on Materials Electrochemistry: Fundamentals and Applications in Shenzhen, China.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Jian Luo, Jared Moss, Alyssa Sams, Tianbiao Liu. Tayloring Redox Active Molecules for Energy Storage. 1st International Coalition for Energy Storage and Innovation (ICESI) in Dalian, China.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Alyssa Sams, Jian Luo, Tianbiao Liu. Two Electron Storage Viologne Anolytes for Redox Flow Battery Application. 1st Utah Energy Symposium in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Matt Clegg, Tatiana Soboleva, Lisa Berreau, Jon Takemoto, Elizabeth Vargis. In Vitro Muscular Atrophy Model with Suspended Muscle Fibers. American Society for Gravitational and Space Research (ASGSR).


2017 Ph.D. Student Oral Presentations


Tamar Caceres, Owen Price, Yalemi Morales, Joan Hevel. Redox Control of PRMT1 Product Specificity. Experimental Biology Conference.

Camden Debruler, Tianbiao Liu. Two Electron Storage Viologen Molecules for Electrochemical Energy Storage. Utah State Ignite Talks.

Kevin Nielson, Yujin Bi, Tianbiao Liu. Redox Active MOFs as Cathode Materials for Li Ion Batteries. Utah Organic and Inorganic Symposium in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Camden Debruler, Bo Hu, Creighton King, Tianbiao Liu. Chemistry in Energy Storage and Electrocatalysis. Department Seminar at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Alyssa Sams, Jian Luo, Tianbiao Liu. Redox Active Molecules as Low Cost and Tunable Charge Storage Materials. 1st Utah Energy Symposium in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Zayn Rhodes, Jian Luo, Tianbiao Liu.  High Performance Aqueous Organic Redox Flow Batteries for Renewable Energy Storage. The Governor’s Energy Summit in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Jian Luo, Tianbiao Liu. Aqueous Organic Redox Flow Batteries for Electrochemical Energy Storage. ECS Fall Meeting in Washington DC.

Bo Hu, Tianbiao Liu. Long Cycling Aqueous Organic Redox Flow Batteries for Sustainable and Safe Electrochemical Energy Storage. ECS Fall Meeting in Washington DC.

2019 Ph.D. Student Poster Presentations

Tatiana Soboleva, Hector Esquer, Stacey Anderson, Abby Benninghoff, Lisa Berreau. Mitochondrial-localized vs Cytosolic and Extracellular Delivery of CO: Probing the Effects of CO on Bioenergetics and Inflammatory Signaling. Nitric Oxide Gordon Research Conference in Ventura, California.

Tatiana Soboleva, Suliman Ayad, Abby Benninghoff, Lisa Berreau. Visible Light-activated Quinolone Carbon Monoxide-releasing Molecule: Prodrug and Albuimn-assisted Delivery Enables Anticancer and Anti-inflammtory Effects. Nitric Oxide Gordon Research Conference in Ventura, California.

Ashlie Kinross, Kimberly Hageman, William Doucette, Alexandria Foster. Pesticide Extraction from Leaves: Comparing Accelerated Solvent Extraction (ASE) and Energized Dispersive Guided Extraction (EDGE). Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry in Toronto, Canada.

2018 Ph.D. Student Poster Presentations

Tatiana Soboleva, Hector Esquer, Lisa Berreau, Abby Benninghoff. Mitochondrial-targeted Organic PhotoCORM. USU Student Research Symposium at Utah State University in Logan, Utah.

Gabghua Deng, Yuqin Qian, Yi Rao. Interfacial Chemistry for Energy and Catalysis. Utah Energy Symposium at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Lisa Berreau, Josiah Elsberg. Coordination Number Effects on Copper-mediated Aliphatic Carbon-carbon Bond Cleavage Reactions of Chlorinated β-Diketones. 256th ACS National Meeting in Boston, Massachussetts.

Lisa Berreau, Josiah Elsberg. Cu(II) Mediated Aliphatic Carbon-carbon Bond Cleavage Reactivity. Inorganic Chemistry Gordon Research Conference in Biddeford, Maine.

Michael Zdilla, Yi Rao, Bradford Wayland, Xia Li, Ashlie Kinross, Shoujun Ding. Inherent Directional Order of Methylammonium Cations in Lead-iodide Perovskite. ACS Spring 2018 National Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Tatiana Soboleva, Hector Esquer, Stacey Anderson, Abby Benninghoff, Lisa Berreau. Mitochondria-targeted CO-releasing Molecule. American Chemical Society Spring 2018 National Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Yuqin Qian, Ganghua Deng, Yi Rao. Characterization of Predicted Interfacial Salt Bridges in Spa47 to Better Understand the Mechanism of Oligomer Based Spa47 Activation. Air Quality: Science for Solutions by the University of Utah at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah.

2017 Ph.D. Student Poster Presentations

Marina Papova, Tatiana Soboleva, Atta Arif, Lisa Berreau. Properties of a Flavonol-based PhotoCORM in Aqueous Buffered Solutions. First American Gasotransmitter Symposium.

Tatiana Soboleva, Hector Esquer, Abby Benninghoff, Lisa Berreau. Sense and Release: A Thiol-responsive Flavonol-based PhotoCORM. First American Gasotransmitter Symposium.

Tatiana Soboleva, Hector Esquer, Abby Benninghoff, Lisa Berreau. Sense and Release: A Thiol-responsive Flavonol-based PhotoCORM. USU Student Research Symposium.

Tatiana Soboleva, Hector Esquer, Stacey Anderson, Abby Benninghoff, Lisa Berreau. Delivery of Flavonol-based photoCORMs to Mitochondria. 253rd ACS National Meeting in San Francisco, California.

Marina Popova, Tatiana Soboleva, Lisa Berreau. Flavonol-based CO-releasing Molecules: Tunability and Albumin Binding Properties. 253rd ACS National Meeting in San Francisco, California.

Alvan Hengge, Gwen Moise, Teisha Richan, Yalemi Morales, Sean Johnson, Timothy Carradonna, J. Patrick Loria. Loop-swapped Chimeras and Tryptophan Mutants of the Protein Tyrosine Phosphateses YopH and PTP1B Investigate the Connection between WPD-Loop Motion and Catalysis. 25th Enzyme Mechanisms Conference.

Hector Esquer, Tatiana Soboleva, Stacey Anderson, Lisa Berreau, Abby Benninghoff. Toxicity and Mitochondrial Delivery of Flavonol-based CO-releasing Molecules. 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology at the Society of Toxicology in Baltimore, Maryland.

Bo Hu, Camden Debruler, Jian Luo, Jared Moss, Tianbiao Liu. Developing New Chemistry for Energy Storage: Mg Batteries and Redox Flow Batteries. Scialog Conference on Advanced Energy Storage at the Research Corporation on Science Advancement in Tucson, Arizona.

Publications

 

The following table provides information about the number of publications with Ph.D. student authors during 2018 and 2019.

 

Number of publications with one of more Ph.D. students as authors

2019

29

2018

10


2019 Ph.D. Student Publications

Badalyan, A., Yang, Z., Hu, B., Luo, J., Hu, M., Liu, T., Seefeldt, L. (2019). “An Efficient Viologen-Based Electron Donor to Nitrogenase.” Biochemistry 2019, 58, 46, 4590-4595.

Soboleva, T., Simons, C., Arcidiacono, A., Benninghoff, A.D. (2019). “Extracellular vs Intracellular Delivery of CO: Does it Matter for a Stable, Diffusible Gasotransmitter?” J. Med. Chem. XXXX, XXX, XXX-XXX.  

Luo, J., Hu, B., Hu, M., Zhao, Y., Liu, T. (2019). “Status and Prospects of Organic Redox Flow Batteries Toward Sustainable Energy Storage.” ACS Energy Lett. 2019, 4, 2220-2240.

Nielson, K.V., Zhang, L., Zhang, Q., Liu, T. (2019). “A Strategic High Yield Synthesis of 2,5-Dihydroxy-1,4-benzoquinone Based MOFs.” Inorg. Chem. 2019, 58, 10756-10760.

Hu, B., Luo, J., Hu, M., Yuan, B., Liu, T. (2019). “A pH-Neutral, Metal-Free Aqueous Organic Redox Flow Battery Employing an Ammonium Anthraquinone Anolyte.” Angew. Chem. 2019, 131, 2-10.

Ma, D., Hu, B., Wu, W. et al. (2019) “Highly active nanostructured CoS2/CoS heterojunction electrocatalysts for aqueous polysulfide/iodide redox flow batteries.” Nat Commun 10, 3367 (2019) doi:10.1038/s41467-019-11176-y

Moss, J.B., Zhang, L., Nielson, K.V., Bi, Y., Wu, C., Scheiner, S., Liu, T. (2019) “Computational Insights into Mg-Cl Complex Electrolytes for Rechargeable Magnesium Batteries.” Batteries & Supercaps 2019, 2, 792-800.

Hu, B., Hu, M., Seefeldt, L., Liu, T. (2019) “Electrochemical Dinitrogen Reduction to Ammonia by Mo2N: Catalysis or Decomposition?” ACS Energy Lett. 2019, 4, 1053-1054.

Soboleva, T., Berreau, L. M. (2019) “3-Hydroxyflavones and 3-Hydroxy-4-oxoquinolines as Carbon Monozide-Releasing Molecules.” Molecules 2019, 24, 1252.

Luo, J., Bi, Y., Zhang, L., Zhang, X., Liu, T. (2019) “A Stable, Non-Corrosive Perflourinated Pinacolatoborate Mg Electrolyte for Rechargeable Mg Batteries.” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 6967-6971.

Luo, J., Wu, W., Debruler, C., Hu, B., Hu, M., Liu, T. (2019) “A 1.51 V pH neutral redox flow battery towards scalable energy storage.” J. Mater. Chem. A. 2019, 7, 9130.

Soboleva, T., Berreau, L. M. (2019) “Tracking CO Release in Cells via the Luminescence of Donor Molecules and/or their By-Products." Isr. J. Chem. 2019, 59, 339-350.

Luo, J., Hu, B., Debruler, C., Bi, Y., Zhao, Y., Yuan, B., Hu, M., Wu, W., Liu, T. (2019) “Unprecedented Capacity and Stability of Ammonium Ferrocyanide Catholyte in pH Neutral Aqueous Redox Flow Batteries.” Joule 3, 149-163, January 16, 2019.

Subedi, Y. P., Pandey, U., Alfindee, M., Montgomery, H., Roberts, P., Wight, J., Nichols, G., Grilley, M., Takemoto, J.Y., Chang, C. T. (2019) “Scalable and cost-effective tosylation-mediated synthesis of antifungal and fungal diagnostic 6”-Moedified amphiphilic kanamycins” European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 182 (2019) 111639.

Alfindee, M. N., Subedi, Y. P., Grilley, M. M., Takemoto, J. Y., Chang, T. C. (2019) “Antifungal Activities of 4”, 6”-Disubstituted Amphiphilic Kanamycins.” Molecules 2019, 24, 1882.

Kjellgren, A., Fiori, M. C., Alfindee, M. N., Subedi, Y. P., Krishnan, S., Chang, C. T., Altenberg, G. A. (2019) “Inhibition of Connexion Hemichannels by New Aminoslycosids without Antibiotic Activity.” Biophys. J. 116, 3, 1, 250A.

Subedi, Y. P., Roberts, P., Grilley, M., Takemoto, J. Y., Chang, C. T. (2019) “Development of Fungal Selective Amphiphilic Kanamycin: Cost-Effective Synthesis and Use of Fluorescent Analogs for Mode of Action Investigation.” ACS Infect. Dis. 2019, 5, 473-483.

Sun, D., Deng, G., Xu, B., Xu, E., Li, X., Wu, J., Qian, Y., Zhong, Y., Nuckolls, C., Harutyunyan, A. R., Dai, H., Chen, G., Chen, H., Rao, Y. (2019) “Anisotropic Singlet Fission in Single Crystalline Hexacene.” iScience 19, 1079-1089, September 27, 2019.

Deng, G., Wei, Q., Han, J., Qian, Y., Luo, J., Harutyunyan, A. R., Chen, G., Bian, H., Chen, H., Rao, Y. (2019) “Vibronic fingerprint of singlet fission in hexacene.” J. Chem. Phys, 151, 054703.

Macaulay, S. J., Hageman, K. J., Alumbaugh, R. E., Lyons, S. M., Piggott, J. J., Matthaei, C. D. (2019) “Chronic Toxicities of Neonicotinoids to Nymphs of the Common New Zealand Mayfly Deleatidium spp.” Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 38, 10.1002/etc.4556.

Kuhn, D.L., Zander, Z., Kulisiewicz, A.M., Debow, S.M., Haffey, C., Fang, H., Kong, X., Qian, Y., Walck, S.D., Govorov, A.O., Rao, Y., Dai, H., DeLacy, B.G. (2019) “Fabrication of Anisotropic Sliver Nanoplatelets on the Surface of TiO2 Fibers for Enhanced Photocatalysis of a Chemical Warfare Agent Simulant, Methyl Paraoxon.” J. Phys. Chem. C 2019, 123, 19579-19587.

Qian, Y., Deng, G., Lapp, J., Rao, Y. (2019) “Interfaces of Gas-Aerosol Particles: Relative Humidity and Salt Concentrations Effects.” J. Phys. Chem. A 2019, 123, 6304-6312.

Kinross, A.D., Hageman, K.J. (2019) “Air Analysis | Sampling.” Encyclopedia of Analytical Science (Third Edition), 2019, 44-50.

Rao, Y., Qian, Y., Deng, G., Kinross, A., Turro, N.J., Eisenthal, K.B. (2019) “Molecular rotation in 3 dimensions at an air/water interface using femtosecond time resolved sum frequency generation.” J. Chem. Phys. 150, 094709.

Deng, G., Qian, Y., Rao, Y. (2019) “Development of ultrafast broadband electronic sum frequency generation for charge dynamics at surfaces and interfaces.” J. Chem. Phys. 150, 024708.

Sun, D., Deng, G., Xu, B., Chen, G., Chen, H., Rao, Y. “Anisotropic Singlet Fission in Single Crystalline Hexacene.” iScience 19, 1079-1089.

Deng, G., Wei, Q., Han, J., Qian, Y., Luo, J., Harutyunyan, A.R., Chen, G., Bian, H., Chen, H., Rao, Y. (2019) “Vibronic fingerprint of singlet fission in hexacene.” J. Chem. Phys. 151, 054709.

Kuhn, D.L., Zander, Z., Kulisiewicz, A.M., Debow, S.M., Haffey, C., Fang, H., Kong, X., Qian, Y., Walck, S. D., Govorov, A.O., Rao, Y., Dai, H., DeLacy, B.G. (2019) “Fabrication of Anisotropic Silver Nanoplatelets on the Surface  of TiO2 Fibers for Enhanced Photocatalysis of a Chemical Warfare Agent Simulant, Methyl Paraoxon.” J. Phys. Chem. C 2019, 123, 19579-19587.

Qian, Y., Deng, G., Lapp, J., Rao, Y. (2019) “Interfaces of Gas-Aerosol Particles: Relative Humidity and Salt Concentration Effects.” J. Phys. Chem. A 2019, 123, 6304-6312.

2018 Ph.D. Student Publications

Popova, M., Soboleva, T., Ayad, S., Benninghoff, A.D., Berreau, L.M. (2018) “Visible-light-activated quinolone carbone-monoxide-releasing molecule: prodrug and albumin-assisted delivery enables anticancer and potent anti-inflammatory effects.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 30, 9721-9729.

Soboleva, T., Esquer, H.J., Anderson, S.N., Berreau, L.M., Benninghoff, A.D. (2018) “Mitochndrial-localized versus cytosolic Intracellular CO-releasing organic photoCORMs: evaluation of CO effect using bioenergetics.” ACS Chem. Biol. 2018, 13, 8, 2220-2228.

Li, W., Jiang, N., Hu, B., Liu, X., Song, F., Han, G., Jordan, T.J., Hanson, T.B., Liu, T.L., Sun, Y. (2018) “Electrolyzer design for flexible decoupled water splitting and organic upgrading with electron reservoirs.” ScienceDirect, 4, 3, 8 March 2018, 637-649.

Subedi, Y., Chang, C.T. (2018) “Cationic Anthrquinone Analogs as Selective Antimicrobials.” Microbiology Insights, 12, 1-4.

Subedi, Y., Alfindee, M.N., Shrestha, J.P., Chang, C.T. (2018) “Tuning the biological activity of cationic anthraquinone analogues specifically toward staphylococcus aureus.” European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 157, 5 September 2018, 683-690.

Subedi, Y.P., Alfindee, M.N., Shrestha, J.P., Becker, G., Grilley, M., Takemoto, J.Y., Chang, C.T. (2018) “Synthesis and biological activity investigation of azole and quinone hybridized phosphonates.” Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 28, 18, 1 October 2018, 3034-3037.

Alfindee, M.N., Subedi, Y.P., Fiori, M.C., Krishnan, S., Kjellgran, A., Altenberg, G.A., Chang, C.T. (2018) “Inhibition of connexin hemichannels by new amphiphilic aminoglycosides without antibiotic activity.” ACS Med. Chem. Lett. 2018, 9, 7, 697-701.

Subedi, Y.P., Alfindee, M.N., Takemoto, J.Y., Chang, C.T. (2018) “Antifungal amphiphilic kanamycins: new life for an old drug.” Med. Chem. Commun. 00, 1-11.

Yin, H., Jin, L., Qian, Y., Li, X., Wu, Y., Bowen, M.S., Kaan, D., He, C., Wozniak, D.I., Xu, B., Lewis, A. J., Shen, W., Chen, K., Dobereiner, G.E., Zhao, Y., Wayland, B.B., Rao, Y. (2018) “Excitonic and confinements effects of 2D layered (C10H21NH3) 2PbBr4 single crystals.” ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 1, 4, 1476-1482.

DeBruler, C., Hu, B., Moss, J., Luo, J., Liu, T.L. (2018) “A sulfonate-functionalized viologen enabling neutral cation exchange, aqeous organic redox flow batteries toward renewable energy storage.” ACS Energy Lett, 2018, 3, 3, 663-668.

Dissertation Defenses

 

The following table provides information about the number of dissertation defenses during the last three academic years.

 

Number of Ph.D. students who undertook a dissertation defense

Number of Ph.D. students who passed the dissertation defense

Number of Ph.D. students who left the program due to failure to pass the dissertation defense

2017-18

1

1

0

2016-17

4

4

0

2015-16

4

4

0