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Dr. Richard Hartman
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
On Saturday, October 29, 2011, students from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry presented research they have been working on with Dr. Richard Hartmann, Associate Professor at the 38th Annual Fall Scientific Paper Session at the Rochester Academy of Science.
Presentations from Nazareth College students:
Methyl ester production of oleic acid catalyzed by tin(II)bromide
Briana Lauback and Dr. Richard Hartman
Esterification of Free Fatty Acids in Oleic Acid for Biodiesel Synthesis using Lewis Acid Tin (II) Iodide
Kristen Nichols and Dr. Richard Hartman
The Investigation of tin(II) Fluoride as a Lewis Acid Catalyst for Biodiesel Production
Emily Benton and Dr. Richard Hartman
Investigation of the Lewis Acid Catalytic Abilities of Tungsten (iv) Compounds on the Esterification of Oleic Acids
Molly Kingsley and Dr. Richard Hartman
Tin (Ii)Halides as Catalysts for the Esterification of Biodiesel
James Chambers and Dr. Richard Hartmann
This session provides a forum for Academy members, the collegiate community, and others engaged in scientific research to present the results of their investigations in an atmosphere that promotes discussion and interaction.
Founded in 1924, Nazareth College is located on a close-knit, suburban campus in the dynamic, metropolitan region of Rochester, N.Y. The College offers challenging academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences and professional programs in health and human services, education, and management. Nazareth's strong cultures of service and community prepare students to be successful professionals and engaged citizens. The College enrolls approximately 2,000 undergraduate students and 1,000 graduate students.