Chris Schaller, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry, 2002
Ph.D. Cornell University, 1993
B.Sc. McGill, 1988
Office: Ardolf Science Center 243
Phone: (320) 363-5312
Email: [email protected]
Reactivity I, II & III; Chemistry in Experience & Practice; Mechanism Determination; Polymer Chemistry; Structure & Properties; Synthesis Lab; Purification I & II Lab; Integrated Lab.
I have been working with Lewis acidic complexes capable of catalyzing the ring-opening polymerization of cyclic esters. My focus has been on the development of new complexes and studies of polymerization rates