Faculty Profile for Dr. Christopher L Dorsey

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Dr. Christopher L Dorsey
Senior Lecturer — Chemistry and Biochemistry
CENT 340F
phone: (512) 245-7135

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Rodrigues, R. R., Dorsey, C. L., Arceneaux, C. A., & Hudnall, T. W. (2014). Phosphaalkene vs. phosphinidene: the nature of the P-C bond in carbonyl-decorated carbene → PPh adducts. Chemical Communications, 50(2), 162–164. https://doi.org/10.1039/c3cc45134h
  • Dorsey, C. L., Squires, B. M., & Hudnall, T. W. (2013). Isolation of a neutral P8 cluster by [2+2] cycloaddition of a diphosphene facilitated by carbene activation of white phosphorus. Angewandte Chemie International Ed. in English, 52(16), 4462–4465. https://doi.org/10.1002/anie.201301137
  • Dorsey, C. L. (2016). CHEM 2142 Organic Chemistry Lab Manual, 2nd ed. Cengage Learning: Boston,.
  • Dorsey, C. L. (2016). CHEM 2142 Organic Chemistry Lab Manual, 2nd ed. Cengage Learning: Boston,.
  • Hudnall, T. W., Dorsey, C. L., Jones, J. S., & Gabbaï, F. P. (2016). Stepwise Reduction of an α-Phosphonio–Carbocation to a Crystalline Phosphorus Radical Cation and an Acridinyl–Phosphorus Ylide. Chemistry - A European Journal, 22(9), 2882–286. https://doi.org/10.1002/chem.201504744

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. 2014

Selected Service Activities

UG-CHEM
Outcomes and Assessments
2017-Present
Member
Scholarship Committee
2015-Present
Member
Safety Committee
2013-Present
Member
NMR Users Committee
2013-Present
Co-Director
NMR Facilities
2013-Present