Summer 2020 Chemistry PhD/MS Graduates!
Nancy Kilpatrick (#260 Ph.D. awarded by Chemistry) successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation titled “Student Understanding in Acid-Base Concepts in Chemistry: Conceptualization from General Chemistry II through Biochemistry” on Friday, July 17, 2020 under the direction of Dr. Suazette Mooring. Committee: Drs. Suazette Mooring (Chair), Kathryn Grant, Renee Schwartz.
Kristina Ilina successfully defended her MSc. Thesis titled “Synthesis, Characterization, Optical Properties and DNA Cleavage Study of Symmetrical Pentamethine Cyanine Dyes Containing Quinoline Moieties” on Thursday, July 30, 2020 under the direction of Dr. Maged Henary. Committee: Drs. Maged Henary (Chair), Jun Yin and Kathy Grant.
Please join the department in congratulating them!