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Jeremy J. Wessel

Instructor

Phone
901.678.2692
Email
jjwessel@memphis.edu
Fax
901.678.3447
Office
SM 211
Office Hours
TBD

About Dr. Jeremy J. Wessel

Education

A.B. Ripon College

Ph.D. Yale University

 

Professional Experience

Fall 2012 - present Instructor of Chemistry, University of Memphis
Spring 2012 Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
Fall 2011 Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry, River Parishes Community College, Sorrento, LA
2003 - 2010 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA
2001 - 2003 Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
2000 - 2001 Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA
1996-1998 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Jamestown College, Jamestown, ND

 

Honors and Awards

Excellence in Teaching Award from the National Society

 

Research and Scholarly Activities

Chemical Education, Catalysis, Oxidation of Organic Compounds

 

Publications

  1. B.P. Patel, J. Wessel, W.Yao, J.C. Lee, E. Peris, T. F. Koetzle, G.P.A. Yap, J. B. Fortin, J.S. Ricci, G. Sini, A. Albinati, O. Eisenstein, A.L. Rheingold and R.H. Crabtree; "Intermolecular N-H...H-Re Interactions Involving Rhenium Polyhydrides"; New J. Chem. 1997, 21, 413-21. (Invited paper L. Salem 60th birthday special issue)

  2. J. Wessel, R.H. Crabtree; "Nonradical Tetrabutylammonium Persulfate Oxidation of Hydrocarbons Catalyzed by [Mn3O4bipy4(H2O)2](ClO4)4"; J. Mol. Cat. A1996, 113, 13-22. (Invited paper for biomimetic oxidation issue)

  3. J. Wessel, J.C. Lee, E. Peris, G.P.A. Yap, J.B. Fortin, J.S. Ricci, G. Sini, A. Albinati, T.F. Koetzle, O. Eisenstein, A.L. Rheingold and R.H. Crabtree; "An Unconventional Intermolecular 3-Center N-H...H2Re Hydrogen Bond in Crystalline [ReH5(PPh3)3].indole.C6H6"; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.1995, 34, 2507-9.

  4. E. Peris, J. Wessel, B.P. Patel, R.H. Crabtree; "d0 and d2 Polyhydrides as Unconventional Proton Acceptors in Intermolecular Hydrogen Bonding"; J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Comm.1995, 2175-6.