Chemistry

determanDr. John Determan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

1 University Circle
527 Currens Hall
Macomb, IL  61455

Work: (309) 298- 1727
Fax: (309) 298-2180

jj-determan@wiu.edu


Additional Information

Education

BA University of Minnesota, Morris

MS University of North Texas

PhD University of North Texas

Post-Doctoral Fellow: Georgia Institute of Technology & Texas Christian University

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 12-1:00 pm or by (e-mail) appointment.

Teaching Areas

  • Chem 202 General Chemistry II Labs
  • Chem 374 Sec 001 Physical Chemistry I
  • Chem 374 Sec 021 Physical Chemistry I Lab
  • Chem 479 Sec 001 Physical Chemistry Topics
  • Chem 571 Sec 001 Theoretical Physical Chemistry

Research Interests

  1. Method/Basis Development, focusing on Density Functional and Composite Methodologies
  2. Modeling of Transition Metal Thermochemistry and Spectroscopic Constants
  3. Sensor Materials/Nonlinear Optics
  4. Targeted Drug Delivery
  5. CO2 Sequestration