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Articles
"A Long and Hectic Day" [PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
"ACS Scholars" [PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
"Advice From a Wife, Mother, and Assistant Professor" [PDF] - An Article by Mindy Levine
"Approaching Your Career Transition with Clarity" [PDF] - An article by Deb Elbaum, MD, CPCC
"Assistant Professorship - Part 1" [PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
"Chem Camp from the other Side" [PDF] - An article by Jacob Sanders, a Ph.D. candidate in Chemical Physics and Head Teaching Fellow at harvard University
"Chemistry Crusaders" [PDF] - An article by Stefan Koenig
"Community Colleges" [PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
"Developing a Passion for Science" - An article by Rajeev Chorghade
"Developing Leaders" [PDF] - An article by Stefan Koenig
"Educational Adventures" [PDF] - An address delivered by the late George Shannon Forbes on the occasion of receiving the first James Flack Norris Award on May 10, 1951
Eric Schwartz Rides in the Tour de Cure - An article by Michael Filosa
"Green Chemistry in Massachusetts" [PDF] - An article by Stefan Koenig
"How I Got Got My First (And Only) Academic Position Without the Internet" [PDF] - An aticle by Morton Z. Hoffman
Informex? CPhI? ChemOutsourcing? DCAT? A Simple Guide to Vendor Shows - An article by Kenneth Drew, Ph.D., Flamma USA
"International Experience - Part 1: Differentiate Yourself" [PDF] - An article by Stefan Koenig
"Moiety" [PDF] - A short essay by Marshall E. Deutsch
My ACS Congressional Fellowship [PDF] - An article by Emily Lewis
"My Internship Experiences" [PDF] - An article written by Rajeev Chorghade, Natick High School, Natick, MA
"My Journey from Graduate Student to Post-doc"[PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
National Academy of Sciences - Biographical Memoirs [PDF] - An article by Michael P. Filosa
"NESACS Leaders" [PDF] - From the June 1973 NECLEUS, by Edward R. Atkinson, the more recent period covered by the editor. Our accouny is limited to those chemists and chemical engineers who, as members of the Section, filed important ACS offices at the national level.
"Non-Traditional Careers" [PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
"Project SEED" [PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
"Sustainability IS the Eye of the Storm" [PDF] - An article by Stefan Koenig
"Wellesley College" [PDF] - An article by Mindy Levine
"Why I Love Organic Chemistry" [PDF] - An article written by a student, Karla Schallies
"Wilkinson Tribute" [PDF] - Based on an article by M.L.H. Green (University of Oxford, England) and W.P. Griffith (Imperial College of Science, TEchnology, and Medicine, London, England) in Platinum Metals Review, 1998, 42 (4), 168-173, the house organ of Johnson Matthey Co. Condensed by Arno Heyn.

 
Book Reviews
"Chemistry in Science Fiction"
by Jack H. Stocker
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Career Management for Scientists and Engineers"
by John K. Borchardt
Review by Lynne O’Connell
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"A Chemical History Tour: Picturing Chemistry from Alchemy to Modern Molecular Science"
by Arthur Greenberg
Review by David L. Adams
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"Bold Science: Seven Scientists Who Are Changing Our World"
by Ted Anton
Review by Maryann C. Kenney
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"Instruments and Experimentation in the History of Chemistry"
by Frederic L. Holmes and Trevor H. Levere
Review by Arthur Greenberg
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"Emergency Preparedness Planning. A Primer for Chemists"
by Timothy L. Pasquarelli And Frankie K. Wood-Black
Review by Robert Litman
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"Travels to the Nanoworld"
by Michael Grass
Review by Maryann C. Kenney
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"The Thirteenth Element: The Sordid Tale of Murder, Fire and Phosphorus"
by John Emsley
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Having Faith. An Ecologist’s Journey to Motherhood"
by Sandra Steingraber
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Science, Money and Politics"
by Daniel S. Greenberg
Review by Marshall E. Deutsch
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"Before Big Science - The Pursuit of Modern Chemistry and Physics"
by Mary Jo Nye
Review by David L. Adams
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"The Power Principle: Influence with Honor"
by Blaine Lee
Review by Patricia H. Hamm
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"The Elementary Particles (Les particules élémentaires)"
by Michel Houellebecq
Review by Lewyn Li
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"Doing Science: Design, Analysis, and Communication of Scientific Research"
by I. Valiela
Review by Ira S. Krull
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"Uncle Tungsten. Memories of a Chemical Boyhood"
by Oliver Sacks
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Robert Burns Woodward: Architect and Artist in the World of Molecules"
by Otto Theodor Benfey and Peter J. T. Morris, Eds.
Review by Bernard Miller
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"Designs for Life: Molecular Biology After World War II"
by Soraya de Chadarevian
Review by Vernon M. Ingram
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"A Brief Account of Radio-activity"
by Francis P. Venable
Review by Julian Bullitt
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"Hydrogen. The Essential Element"
by John S. Rigden
Review by Leverett J. Zompa
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"Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction"
by Charles M. Wynn and Arthur W. Wiggins
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Tuxedo Park"
by Jennet Conant
Review by Jane A. Roman
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"Tales From the Underground. A Natural History of Subterranean Life"
by David W. Wolfe
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Thieves, Deceivers and Killers: Tales of Chemistry in Nature"
by William Agosta
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Detective Stories"
by David Warsh
reprintedfrom a previously published column on www.economicprincipals.com
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"Making Truth. Metaphor in Science"
by Theodore L. Brown
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Making Genes, making Waves: A Social Activist in Science"
by Jon Beckwith
Review by Myron S. Simon
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"Bringing Chemistry to Life: From Matter to Man"
by R.J.P. Williams and J.J.R. Frausto da Silva
Review by Michael J. Clarke
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"Measuring Mass: From Positive Rays to Proteins"
by Michael Grayson, ed.
Review by Lynne O’Connell
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"Quack, Quack, Quack. The Sellers of Nostrums in Posters, Ephemera & Books"
by William H. Helfand
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Hacking Matter"
by Wil McCarthy
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"The Science of Paintings"
by W. Stanley Taft, Jr. and James W. Mayer
Review by Michael Henchman
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"Uncorked: The Science of Champagne"
by Gérard Liger-Belair
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"The Physics of Superheros"
by James Kakalios
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Leaps in the Dark. The Making of Scientific Reputations"
by John Waller
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"A Trio of Books on Molecules and Their Social Impact"
Napoleon’s Buttons. 17 Molecules That Changed History - Penny Le Couteur and Jay Burreson
Salt. A World History - Mark Kurlansky
Men Of Salt. Crossing The Sahara On The Caravan Of White Gold - Michael Benanav
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Nontraditional Careers for Chemists: New Formulas in Chemistry"
by Lisa M. Balbes
Review by Lynne A. O’Connell
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"What Einstein Told His Cook 2. The Sequel"
by Robert L. Wolke, with recipes by Marlene Parrish
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"A Scientists Guide to Talking With the Media. Practical Advice From the Union of Concerned Scientists"
by Richard Hayes and Daniel Grossman
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Science For Sale. The Perils, Rewards, and Delusions of Campus Capitalism"
by Daniel S. Greenberg
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Flash Chemistry"
by Junichi Yoshida, ed.
Review by Anthony Belanger
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"Molecules and Medicine"
by E.J. Corey, Barbara Czakó and László Kürti
Review by Dennis J. Sardella
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"Echoes of Life: What Fossil Molecules Reveal About the Earth’s History"
by Susan Gaines, Geoffrey Eglinton and Jürgen Rullkötter
Review by Mindy Levine
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"Gold Chemistry. Applications and Future Directions in the Life Sciences"
Edited by Fabian Mohr
Review by Heather E. Burks
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"Atomic Romances, Molecular Dances"
by Mala L. Radhakrishnan
Review by Michael P. Filosa
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"Envisioning Information"
by Edward R. Tufte
Review by Jackie O'Neil
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Summer Scholar Reports
"An Instrument for Dispensing and Patterning Single Microbeads"
Harry T. Paul, Daniel J. Wilson, and Charles R. Mace*
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"Bromination of anti-TGF-β1 for applications in imaging fatty liver via immuno-enhanced dualenergy CT (eDECT)"
John Ernandez,1 Dr. Mark W. Grinstaff,* 1
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"Replicating Prebiotic Astrochemistry Throught the Use of a Silicate Grain Surface Analog"
Amy Carey and Michelle Foster
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"Applying 1H NMR spectroscopy to develop a kinetic model for the transesterification of glycerol fatty acid triesters"
Leonard Sprague and Edward J. Brush
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"Stabilizing transition-metal-alkylthiolate bonds via secondary sphere hydrogen bonding"
By Ryan Hall and Sam Pazicni (Advisor)
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"Incorporating 4-Aminopyridyl Groups in Metal Organic Frameworks for Gas Separation"
By Jona Koka and David R. Manke
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"Mechanistic Investigation of TiO2 Photocatalysis"
By Jordin Metz and Mary Jane Shultz
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"Encapsulation of Motor Particles in Vesicules using Microfluidic Devices"
By Yue Ren
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"Synthesis of Epoxide Functionalized Cyclic Diesters for the use in Redox-Triggered Cross-Linked Polymers"
By Lauren M. Yablon and Jeffery A. Byers
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"Toward New Organic Solid State Reations"
By Tyler S. Harrison and D. J. Sandman
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"The effect of acid in hydrothermal conversion of titanium nitride into titanium dioxide for use in photocatalysis"
By Cameron McInnes
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"Carbazole-based metal-organic frameworks for gas separations"
By Amanda W. Stubbs and David R. Manke
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"Applying Green Chemistry Principles in the Electrophilic Bromination of Indole-3-Acetic Acid"
By Kyle Murphy and Edward J. Brush
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"Pt-Ir Tip Creation for Use with Thiols and Thioethers on Gold Surfaces"
By Sean Dwyer
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"Asymmetric Mannich Reactions via Pseudoephenamine Glycinamide Enolization"
Claire S. Harmange*, Ian B. Seiple, Robin J. Sussman, Andrew G. Myers
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"Towards an All-Atom Model for m-Poly(phenylene ethynylene) Class of Foldamers using the CHARMM27 Force Field: Structure and Unfolding Pathway of Foldamers of Various Lengths"
Morris E. Cohen, Adam Moser,† and Binyomin Abrams*
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"Determination of the Reactivity of the Vibrational Ground State of Methane on Ni(111)"
Patrick Kelleher*, Cameron Hill*, Yongli Huang**, Nan Chen**, Dr. Deno Del Sesto*, Dr. Arthur Utz**
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"Pd@Rh Core-Shell Nanostructures for Electrochemical Energy Storage"
Casey Brodsky and Chia-Kuang Tsung,
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"Ruthenium-Catalyzed Brook Rearrangements for the Rapid Synthesis of Complex Small Molecules"
Benjamin R. Reiner, Michael K. Wojnar, Carolyn A. Heusser, and Dr. Jeffery A. Byers
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"Regioselective Hydroformylation of Nosyl-Protected Homoallylic Sulfonamides"
Ka H. Cheng and Kian L. Tan
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"Observing and Contolling Molecular Rotors and Motors at the Atomic Scale"
Allister F. McGuire and E. Charles H. Sykes
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"Novel approach to symmetrical amino acid-derived peptide isosteres"
Matthew P. Mower and Charles K. Zercher
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"Activation of β-amidoaldeydes Toward Diastereoselective Nucleophilic Addition"
Shoshana Bachman and David Haines
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"In Vitro Study of Human Ribonucleotide Reductase Enzymatic Activity and Assembly of Diferric-Tyrosyl Radical Co-factor"
Kathleen Fleming and Joanne Stubbe
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"Synthesis and Characterization of Functional Polymeric Nanoparticles"
Jiazuo (Henry) Feng and Mark W. Grinstaff
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"Characterization of a Zwitterionic C18 Stationary Phase Used in Liquid Chromatography"
Brian Blum and Amber M. Hupp
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"Structure and Function: The Crystal Structure of Dpo4 with N-Acetyl-2-Aminofluorene"
Author: Melissa Brulotte, mbrulotte@student.bridgew.edu
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