Faculty Profile for Dr. Chad Booth

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Dr. Chad Booth
Associate Professor — Chemistry and Biochemistry
School Director - Professor — Ingram School of Engineering
Associate Professor — College of Science & Engineering
Assistant Professor — Chemistry and Biochemistry
CENT CENT 201
phone: (512) 245-2119

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Ignacio Lara-Esteveaz, J. C., Camacho-Zuniga, C., Ruiz-Trevino, F. A., Bucio, E., Cassidy, P. E., & Booth, C. (2010). Gas Transport Properties of Some Fluorine-Containing Polyethers. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 49(23), 11948–11953.
  • Olvera, L. I., Bucio, E., Contreras-Garcia, A., Cedillo, G., Booth, C., & Cassidy, P. E. (2010). Effect of Gamma Irradiation on Molecular Weight of Fluorinated Aromatic Polyethers. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, 284, 109–115.
  • Olvera, L., I. Lara-Estevez, J. C., Contreras-Garcia, A., Bucio, E., Ruiz-Trevino, F. A., Booth, C., & Cassidy, P. E. (2010). Effect of Gamma Irradiation on Molecular Weight and Gas Permeability of Fluorinated Aromatic Polyethers.
  • Kelsey, D., Booth, C., & Beall, G. (2010). CycloshieldTM Copolyesters: Greener, BPA-Free Alternative to Polycarbonate.
  • Olvera, L., Lara-Estevez, J. C. I., Contreras-Garcia, A., Bucio, E., Ruiz-Trevino, F. A., Booth, C., & Cassidy, P. E. (2010). Effect of Gamma Irradiation on Molecular Weight and Gas Permeability of Fluorinated Aromatic Polyethers.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. 2014

Selected Grants

  • Booth, Chad. Cyclobutanediol Co-polymers for High Impact Materials, TXState Research Enhancement Program, $8000. (Funded: 2002). Grant.
  • Booth, Chad. Synthesis and Characterization of Side Chain Modified Polystyrene, TXState Research Enhancement Program, $8000. (Funded: 2001). Grant.
  • Brittain, William J (Principal), Booth, Chad, Irvin, Jennifer A, Beall, Gary W, Sun, Luyi, Whitten, Steven T, Gulacar, Ozcan, Betancourt, Tania. Texas State University PREM: Center on Interfaces in Materials. A Partnership with the Research Triangle MRSEC, National Science Foundation (NSF): Partnership in Research, Education, and Materials (PREM), $3129000. (Funded: July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2016). Grant.
  • Patterson, Donald Eugene (Principal), Booth, Chad (Principal). Advanced Antireflective Coatings for Polycarbonate Lens, USAF, $100000. (Funded: November 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012). Grant.
  • Rudzinski, Wally (Principal), Booth, Chad (Co-Principal), Blanda, Mike, Feakes, Debra A (Co-Principal), Watkins, Linette (Co-Principal). Acquisition of an NMR Upgrade for Research and Education Purposes, National Science Foundation (NSF): CRIF:MU, $189900. (Funded: January 1, 2010 - December 31, 2010). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Council of Chairs
July 2018-Present
Member
Advising Working Group
June 2018-Present
Member
University Leadership Council
June 2018-Present
Other
Troop 18 - Boy Scouts of America
2017-Present
Other
College Curriculum Committee
June 2016-Present