The Grayson Group

Group Business

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Useful Links

Conceptual Resources

Bond Strengths (Thomas Lectka, Johns Hopkins University)

Organic Chemistry Info (Hans Reich, U. Wisconson)

pKa Tables (Prof. David Evans, Harvard U.)

Technical/Research Tools:

General concepts and hints behind organic synthetic laboratory technique: (“Not Vodoo” U Rochester)

Boiling Point Calculator/ Temperature Pressure Nomograph (Sigma Aldrich)

CRC on-line

Low Temperature Slush Baths (R. E. Rondeau J. Chem. Eng. Data 1966, 11, 124.)

NMR/MS/IR Spectra database (AIST, Japan)

NMR Troubleshooting & Tips (MIT, Dept. of Chemistry)

1H and 13C NMR shifts of common solvents and impurities (H. E. Gottleib, et al. J. Org. Chem. 1997, 62, 7512.)

Properties of Liquids (TriMen Chemicals, POLAND)

TLC Stain Recipes (Rychnovsky, UC Irvine)

How to run a flash column (Bode, UC Santa Barbara, via “Not Vodoo”)

General tips on column chromatography

Manuscript Writing Resources, and General References

ACS Citation Guidelines

Chemical Abbreviations (Freie Universitaet, Berlin GERMANY)

Chemistry Journal Abbreviations (U. British Columbia Library)

Cited References Database

General Journal Abbreviations (Caltech Library Services)

Grayson group collaborators

Christopher Bielawski, UT Austin, Chemistry

John Clements, Tulane University, Immunology

Bruce Gibb, University of New Orleans, Chemistry

W. T. Godbey, Tulane University, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Howard I. Maibach, UC San Francisco Medical Center, Dermatology

Wayne Reed, Tulane University, Physics

Bradley Taylor, Tulane Neuroscience


A brief historical overview of the development of chemical amplified photoresists

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