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The Chemical Educator

ISSN: 1430-4171 (electronic version)

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Design of a Molecular Model Set Based on Ping-Pong Balls Loaded with Magnets
Ryo Horikoshi*—1
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Microplate as a Convenient Tool for Identification of Inorganic Compounds by Drop Reactions
Maksim A. Fomich* and Dzmitry S. Firaha—3
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The Purification of River Water: An Open-Inquiry Experiment for the Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory
Aaron J. Lacy, Carol Cross, and Joseph G. Nguyen*—5
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Using 3D Printing to Model Steric Interactions
Cassandra Diaz-Allen, Paul A. Sibbald*—10
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Agnes Fay Morgan: An Early Pioneer in Nutritional Chemistry
Rick C. White*, Valencia Browning-Keen, and Janis H. White—13
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Got Caffeine in your Beverage and Fe in your Diet? Hands-on Professional Development Workshop for K–12 Science Educators
Sayo O. Fakayode* Vincent T. Snipes, and Margaret I. Kanipes—15
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An Open-Ended Inquiry Based Synthesis Project in Upper Undergraduate Inorganic Chemistry Teaching Laboratory Course
Zerihun Assefa*—23
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Green Improvement for Measuring the Heat of Combustion in Undergraduate Experiments
Tao Yang, Jian-Xin Mao,Wen-Jun Fang,Chao Shang,Ying-Chun Liu*—27
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Analyzing Line Emission Spectra Viewed Through a Spectroscope Using a Smartphone
Eugene T. Smith*—32
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The Effectiveness and Range of Natural Acid-Base Indicators
Maria Danielle Garrett*—36
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SiliaCat Pd(0), a New Green Hydrogenation Catalyst for the Undergraduate Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Curtis Pelfrey, Susan Ensel and Kenneth O’Connor*—40
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Nobel Prizes During World War I (1914–1918), Part 6: Fritz Haber (1868–1934), 1918 Nobel Chemistry Laureate and War Criminal
George B. Kauffman*and Jean-Pierre Adloff—43
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An Activity to Teach Students to Identify Intermolecular Forces in Introductory Chemistry Courses
Kate J. Graham*—52
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Coffee Cup Calorimeter Heat Loss Correction
John C. O’C. Young*—53
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Voltammetry without Mercury
Rebecca Kuntz, Dorin Bejan, Kate Stuttaford, and Nigel J. Bunce*—63
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Analogies and Mnemonic Devices for Aha! Moments in the Organic Chemistry Classroom
Patricia J. Kreke*, Steven A. Fleming, and Stephanie A. Brouet—68
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Three Green Approaches to the Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using Pentose and Hexose Carbohydrates
Giordano Paniconi*, Sung-Jae Chung, Sz-Chian Liou, Suyon Sarah Kim, Lucia Kim, Sungmin, Kang, Dennis Kim—73
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The Golden Drain: A Stoichiometry Case Study for General Chemistry
Arun K. Sharma and David E. Wolfgang*—77
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Directed Learner-Generated Study Aids as a Tool to Improve Organic Chemistry Outcomes for Low-Performing Students
Meghan E Yacuzzo, Jeremy Jordan, Consuelo Arellano, Maria T. Gallardo-Williams*—81
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American Chemical Society Presidents: Their Origins and Specialties, Part I, 1876–1878, 19th Century Presidents
George B. Kauffman*—85
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Acid-Base Titration Curves in the General Chemistry Laboratory: an In-Depth Study
Frazier Nyasulu*, Brandon Allman, Daniel Nething, Rebecca Barlag, Lauren McMills and Phyllis Arthasery—88
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Pyrex Centennial
George B. Kauffman*and Jean-Pierre Adloff—93
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The Instrumental Analysis of Acetaminophen in Children’s Liquid Pain Relief Medicines by Cyclic Voltammetry (CV)
Wes E. Steiner* and Allyson P. Lesesne—97
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Polyvinyl Alcohol Carbon Nanotube Sensor Electrode to Detect Catechol in the Presence of Ascorbic Acid and Detection of Phenol: An Environmental Concern
Justin Lee, Dolores Dodson, Lei Zhai, and Suzanne Kay Lunsford*—104
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Mel Gorman (1910–1987): A Belated Obituary
George B. Kauffman*and Laurie M. Kauffman—108
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International Year of Light 2015
George B. Kauffman—111
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Harold W. Kroto (1939–2016): Nobel Laureate of Buckyball Fame, An Obituary
George B. Kauffman*and Laurie M. Kauffman—113
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Differential Identification of Six “Mystery” Substances Using Three Distinct Analytical Techniques in a Forensic Science Laboratory
Jenna Cote, Leora Hilbert and Sulekha Rao Coticone*—115
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The Use of a Small Chalcone Spectroscopy Database for the Introduction of Advanced Spectroscopy Techniques at the Undergraduate Levels
Chloe A. N. Gerak, Mathew L. Sutherland, Mackenzie J. Field, Esther H. S. Woo, Matthew R. Luderer, and Nabyl Merbouh†,*—119
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Syringe Suction Flash Chromatography: a Safe Alternative to Traditional Flash Chromatography and Applications to Undergraduate Organic Laboratory Experiments
Jenny M. Baxter Vu* Phong Vu, and Gloria de la Garza—129
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An Advanced Multi-Step Project in Green Chemistry: Using Ionic Liquids in MoO3/H2O2 Catalyzed Epoxidation of cis-Cyclooctene
Francisco Montilla, Antonio Pastor, and Agustín Galindo*—133
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Synthesis and Bioassay of 2-Naphthylmethanol, a Synthetic Trail Pheromone of Termites
Patricia M. Smiley and William H. Miles*—136
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NMR Characterization of Adulterants in Health Supplements
Matthew M. Miele, Shauna L. Anderson, Scott C. Blackburn, Sarah L. Bradley, D. Levi Craft, Conor J. Flynn, Tyler J, Fulton, and David Rovnyak*—139
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An Open Platform Microcontrolled-pH Meters
Nicolas Tran and Eugene T. Smith*—143
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Dan Shechtman and Quasicrystals: The 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
George B. Kauffman*—146
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Effects on the Endo/Exo Ratio of the Diels-Alder Reaction of Furan with Different N-(Methyl or Dimethylphenyl)maleimides
Bruce A. Hathaway* and Andrew I. Mitchell—155
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Reactions of Hydroxy– and Alkoxy–Substituted Benzaldehydes with Sodium Iodide and Bleach in Methanol: A Guided–Inquiry Experiment for the Organic Chemistry Lab
Bruce A. Hathaway* and Karen M. Villermin—159
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A Hands-On, Cooperative Learning, Guided-Discovery Exercise using 3D Potential Energy Surface Models to Enhance Student Understanding of Conformational Energies
Felix A. Carroll* and David N. Blauch—162
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Deeper Analysis of the EAS Nitration of Bromobenzene: A Computational and Spectroscopic Study for the Undergraduate Organic Laboratory
Brian J. Esselman*, Nicholas J. Hill*, William B. Tucker, Maria A. Zdanovskaia and Asif D. Habib—166
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American Chemical Society Presidents: Their Origins and Specialties. Part II, 1901–1914
George B. Kauffman*—173
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American Chemical Society Presidents: Their Origins and Specialties Part III, 1915–1930
George B. Kauffman*—179
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American Chemical Society Presidents: Their Origins and Specialties Part IV, 1931–1941
George B. Kauffman*—185
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A New Alcohol Dehydration Procedure Suitable for the Undergraduate Organic Lab Curriculum
Feiby Abdelnoor, Youssef Fardos, Monica Samy Girges, Sarah Khaled Hussein, Diana Mejia and Robert Aslanian*—191
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A Project-Based Approach Focused on X-Ray Powder Diffraction Concepts Suitable for Undergraduate Chemistry Students
Cera T. Hsu, Nicholas Brawner and Tolulope O. Salami*—195
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Monitoring the Fischer Esterification Using Bench Top Gas Chromatography: An Undergraduate Lab Experiment Incorporating Technology and Techniques used in the Contemporary Research Environment
Brian Villareal, Andy Ling, Andrew Febrillet, Bavly Abdelmesih and Robert Aslanian*—199
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Turning Waste Silver Chloride into Silver Nanoparticles
Ben Meynaerts, Mathias Jacobs, Natalie Chiaverini and Tom Mortier*—202
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Julia Lermontova: A Pioneer Female Chemist
Rick C. White* and Janis H. White—204
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Autotitrator Titrant Dispenser Hydrodynamics
John C. O’C. Young—205
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An Introductory Electrochemistry Laboratory Experiment Using a 3D-Printed Membrane
James D. Mendez—212
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Replication of a Published Materials Science Synthesis:An Impromptu Upper-Division Undergraduate Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory Experiment
Marcos A. Amezcua, Jr., Kiefer G. Bell-Wilson, Dallas A. Davenport, Kenneth S. Gossow-Smith, Jeremiah R. Hays, Thomas D. Henderson, Micah T. Ojeda, William D. Pfeifer, Shady A. Shafik, Mitchell H. Ward, Raymond Yu, Casey R. Lu, Joshua R. Smith, and Robert W. Zoellner*—215
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Investigating Steric Effects in SN2 Substitution Reactions: Reactions of Acetaminophen with Alkyl Halides
Bruce A. Hathaway*, Darby J. Ball and Maddie K. McAllister—223
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Nobel Laureate Ahmed H. Zewail (1946–2016)
George B. Kauffman*—226
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The Quest for Confirmatory Data in Crime Scene Investigations
A. Bakarr Kanu* and Lawrence J. Kaplan—231
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Roger Y. Tsien (1952–2016), 2008 Nobel Laureate for Green Fluorescent Proteins (GFP), Obituary
George B. Kauffman*—240
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A Modified Orienteering Approach to Chemical, Cultural, and Historical Learning Adventures at Valdosta State University and Key West
Sydney E. Plummer, Setu Patel, Kira Carreira, Donna Law, Hunter Turner, Tess Baker, Thomas J. Manning*—246
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Recent Trends in National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Chemistry Funding
Jonathan E. Thompson—257
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Determining Micro- and Macro Metals by Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry
Shakeena Walker, Ben Stevenson, Jordhan Peterson, George Donati, Bradley Jones, Marilyn Tourne, David Pollard, and A Bakarr Kanu*—264
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A Colorful Quantification of Antioxidants in Tea: A First-year Undergraduate Laboratory Experiment
Manori Perera*—273
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Nobel Prizes During World War I (1914–1918), Part 7: Max Planck (1858–1947), Founder of Quantum Theory and 1918 Nobel Physics Laureate
George B. Kauffman*and Jean-Pierre Adloff—278
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Text Analysis by Tandem ASCII Mass Spectrometry: A Teaching Tool
Matthew J. Brune, Warren R. Korn, and Douglas F. Stickle*—285
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A Green and Economical Approach to the Synthesis of Bi-Metallic Nanoparticles in Detecting Catechol in the Presence of Vitamin C
Suzanne Kay Lunsford* and Stamatina Tolias—292
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Computational Chemistry Experiments for a General Chemistry Course
Michelle M. Ivey*, Nathan H. Robinson, Marilyn K. Smith, and Jason L. Sonnenberg*—296
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Hermann Staudinger: Holding on to a Concept Which People Questioned
Rick C. White—302
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Online publication: 2016

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