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Projects in the Schelter Group involve inert atmosphere/Schlenk line synthesis of inorganic and organometallic complexes. Current projects are focused on the chemistries and electronic structure effects of the lanthanides, uranium and main group elements.

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Congrats to Dr. Alison Knasin!

Congratulations to the new PhD graduate from the group, Dr. Alison Knasin, on her successful defense on December 1, 2023!

Paper Accepted

We have a new paper in Inorganic Chemistry! “Metal–Ligand Redox Cooperativity in Cerium Amine-/Amido-Phenolate-Type Complexes.” Uruburo, C.; Y. P. Rupasinghe, D. M. R.; Gupta, H.; Knieser, R. M.; Lopez, L. M.; Furigay, M. H.; Higgins, R. F.; Pandey, P.; Baxter, M. R.; Carroll, P. J.; et al. Inorg....

2023 RSC Horizon Prize for Education for the ‘Rare Earth Elements Project’

Eric was part of the team that was awarded the 2023 RSC Horizon Prize for Education for the ‘Rare Earth Elements Project’!

New Paper Accepted

We have a new paper in Inorganic Chemistry! "Observing Similarities and Differences in the Properties of Isostructural Niobium(V)/Tantalum(V) Coordination Compounds with Strong Pi-Donor Ligands." Furigay, M. H.; Chaudhuri, S.; Li, C.; Zhou, J.; Pandey, P.; Higgins, R. F.; Gupta, H.; Carroll, P....

Chaired Professorship Appointment

Eric has been appointed as the Hirschmann-Makineni Professor of Chemistry!

2023 Wilhelm Schlenk Lectureship Award

Eric was recently awarded the 2023 Wilhelm Schlenk Lectureship Award at the Karl Eberhardt University of Tuebingen, sponsored by BASF, “In recognition of his outstanding contributions to the field of fundamental and sustainable 4f-element chemistry.” The award lecture was held on Thursday October...

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