Matthew Allen

Faculty Profile

Department Chair
dv3651@wayne.edu

Phone

313-577-2070

Fax

313-577-3585

Office

Chem 243

Selected Publications

Ekanger, L. A.; Basal, L. A.; Allen, M. J.* The Role of Coordination Environment and pH in Tuning the Oxidation Rate of Europium(II). Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 1145–1150

Tu, Y.-J.; Allen, M. J.; Cisneros, G. A.* Simulations of Water Exchange Dynamics on Lanthanide Ions in 1-Ethyl-3-Methylimidazolim Ethyl Sulfate ([EMIm][EtSO4]) and Water. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2016, 18, 30323–30333.

White, S. A.; Piechocki, J. A., Jr.; Allen, M. J.* Building an Outstanding ACS Student Chapter. In Building and Maintaining Award-Winning ACS Student Member Chapters Volume 1: Holistic Viewpoints; Mio, M. J., Benvenuto, M. A., Eds.; ACS Symposium Series 1229; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2016; Chapter 1, pp 1–14.

Jin, G.; Bailey, M. D.; Allen, M. J.* Unique Eu(II) Coordination Environments with a Janus Cryptand. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55, 9085–9090.

Ekanger, L. A.; Mills, D. R.; Ali, M. M.; Polin, L. A.; Shen, Y.; Haacke, E. M.; Allen, M. J.* Spectroscopic Characterization of the +3 and +2 Oxidation States of Europium in a Macrocyclic Tetraglycinate Complex. Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55, 9981–9988.

Courses taught

 

CHM 2999 Honors Research, 2-4 credit hours, W2019
CHM 5998 Honours Thesis Research, 2-4 credit hours, W2019
CHM 5999 Research in Chemistry, 2-4 credit hours, W2019
CHM 6990 Directed Study, 1-4 credit hours, W2019
CHM 6991 Internship in Chemistry, 1 credit hour, W2019
CHM 7990 Directed Study, 1-4 credit hours, W2019
CHM 8700 Research: Chemistry, 1-4 credit hours, W2019
CHM 8990 Masters Thesis Research & Directed Study, 1-8 credit hours, W2019
CHM 9990 Predoctorate Candidate Research, 1-8 credit hours, W2019
CHM 9991 Doctorate Candidate Status 1, 7.5 credit hours, W2019
CHM 9992 Doctorate Candidate Status 2, 7.5 credit hours, W2019
CHM 9993 Doctorate Candidate Status 3, 7.5 credit hours, W2019

 

Research Description

Aqueous lanthanide chemistry relevant to magnetic resonance imaging and catalysis.

Affiliated Departments