We are organic chemistry research group in the Department of Chemistry at Fresno State. We aim to discover and develop new reactions for more efficient and sustainable synthesis of agrochemicals, medicines, and materials.
We have openings for motivated undergraduate and post-baccalaureate student researchers in our laboratory. Learn more…
2019-11-01: Dana Lichtenstein was selected as Michigan GSSPC travel grant recipient for travel to the ACS Meeting in Philadelphia. Angel Rojas was selected as 2019 RISE Fellow. Congratulations!
2019-09-01: New semester, new members. Welcome Monty, Hamza, Lizzie, and Angel to the group!
2019-05-17: Congratulations to Class of 2019 - Melissa Sanchez, Jamie Waite, Armando DeAlba, and Paul Cavanaugh. Good luck to Melissa and Paul in their doctoral studies at UC Santa Barbara (Melissa) and UC Merced (Paul)
2019-05-01: We were very well represented at the 40th Annual Central California Research Symposium. Jamie, Karina, Alex, Alison, Dana, Quang, Chris, Jeremy, and Daisy showcased our recent discoveries. Jamie Waite and co-authors received the Best Chemistry Presentation award from the San Joaquin Valley Local Section of American Chemical Society.
2019-04-23: Melissa is heading to UC Santa Barbara Ph.D. program. Congratulations!
2019-04-01: Melissa and Chris presented their work at the National Meeting of the American Chemical Society in Orlando.
2019-02-15: Our recent publication was voted as Outstanding Faculty Publication and will be displayed at the library. Congratulations to all co-authors!
2019-02-14: Christopher received a Graduate Travel Award to attend the ACS National Meeting in Orlando, FL. Congratulations!
2019-01-15: Melissa Sanchez was awarded a ACS Organic Division travel grant in the amount of $600.00 to attend the ACS meeting in Orlando, FL.