Current Areas of Research
The development of accurate and practical computational methodology for studying larger chemical reactions.
The design and experimental testing of better reagents for controlling the stereochemistry of radical polymerization.
Clarifying the mechanism by which organic materials degrade and the design of improved antioxidants.
Understanding the extraordinary catalytic power of enzymes.
Tuning the debonding properties of self-healing materials.
Understanding the link between quantum chemistry and chemical reactivity.
Understanding and manipulating the effects of electric fields on chemical reactions.