Kristin Plessel -- PhD 2010

Scientific Career

Thesis Title
A. Addition Organolithium Reagents to Carbonyl Compounds. B. Chelation Strength in Organolithium Reagents
Research Summary
Papers "Multinuclear NMR Study of the Solution Structure and Reactivity of Tris(trimethylsilyl)methyllithium and its Iodine Ate Complex" Hans J. Reich, William H. Sikorski, Aaron W. Sanders, Amanda C. Jones, Kristin N. Plessel J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 719-729 (Article) PDF, Suppl, DOI

  • "A Rapid Injection NMR Study of the Reaction of Organolithium Reagents with Esters, Amides, and Ketones." Kristin N, Plessel, Amanda C. Jones, Daniel J. Wherritt, Rebecca M. Maksymowicz, EricT. Poweleit, and Hans J. Reich Org. Lett., 2015, 17, 2310-2313. (Communication) PDF, Suppl, DOI ACS Editor's Choice

  • Current Position Assistant Professor position of UW Rock County,
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    On the Kickapoo

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