Selected Publications, Articles & Presentations

Publications

Fun with Computational Chemistry: Solving Spectral Problems using Computed 13C NMR Chemical Shifts. A Comparison of Empirical and Quantum Mechanical Methods Tilley, L. J.; Prevoir, S. J.; Forsyth, D. A. J. Chem. Educ. 2002, 79(5), 593-600.

g-Silyl-stabilized Tertiary Ions? Solvolysis of 4-(trimethylsilyl)-2-chloro-2-methylbutane, Tilley, L. J.; Shiner, V. J., Jr. J. Phys. Org. Chem1999, 12, 564-576.

Got A Match? Ion Extraction GC-MS Characterization of Accelerants Adsorbed in Charcoal using Negative Pressure Dynamic Headspace Concentration Tilley, L. J.; Anzivino, B.; Drugan, J. E.; Hall, A. B. J. Chem. Educ., under review.

Presentations

Rich, C. C.; Tilley, L. J. Synthesis of 1,1,1-trifluoro-4-trimethylsilyl-2-butanone-3,3-d2. Presented at Undergraduate Poster Session, 233nd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007.

Whitaker, K.; Radziewicz, J., Tilley, L. J. Synthesis of Tetrahedrane. Presented at Undergraduate Poster Session, 233nd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007.

Smith, R. M.; Tilley, L. J., Isotope effects in solvolysis of alpha-trifluoromethyl-gamma-silyl systems. Presented at Undergraduate Poster Session, 229th ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2005.

Synthesis and Solvolysis of a-Trifluoromethyl g-Silyl Substituted 3º Systems Arsenault, S.; Byrne, S.; Tilley, L. J., Presented at Undergraduate Poster Session, 227th ACS National Meeting, Anaheim, CA, 2004.