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1998 STUDENT RESEARCH PROJECTS (and faculty advisors)

Bradley T. Andresen Holland, MI "Manipulation of Endogenous Vaso-pressin Levels in Rats Alters the Expression of Vasopressin-Activated Calcium-Mobilizing (VACM-1) Re-ceptor" (Burnatowska-Hledin)

Fabiola Angulo-Romero Mexican Exchange Student, " Synthesis of Artemisia Alcohol Using Chiral Tin(II) Reagents" (Stewart)

Irina Arzumanova Grand Rapids, MI " The Synthesis of a Phenyl-Substituted-[1.1.1]Propellanes " (Sanford)

Christopher D. Cappa Naperville, IL " The Investigation of Direct HCl Oxidation Mechanisms in Sulfuric/Nitric Acid Solutions " (Elrod)

Elizabeth A. Card Lansing, MI " Distribution of a Vasopressin-Activated Calcium-Mobilizing (VACM-1) Receptor in Rabbit, Rat and Human Tissues " (Burnatowska-Hledin)

Todd P. Chassee Wyoming, MI " Dispersed Fluorescence Spectroscopy of HFCO " (Polik)

Sarah B. Cortright Fennville, MI " Asymmetric Synthesis of Homoallylic Alcohols " (Stewart)

Heather A. Coverdale , Portage, MI " The Preparation of Photocrosslinkable Silcone-Copolyol Surfactant " (Silver)

Seth L. Crawley Oxford, MI "Asymmetric Synthesis using Chiral tin(II) Reagents" (Stewart)

Brandon C. Doroh " The Synthesis of Monomers for the Preparation of Soluble Poly(Arylene-vinylenes)" (Sanford)

Colleen D. Doyle Rochester Hills, MI " Isolation of VACM-1 Related Clones " (Burnatowska-Hledin)

Katie L. Drake Rochester Hills, MI " Heavy Ion Reaction Studies: 35 and 60 MeV/A Kr + Au, Th " (Peaslee)

Melissa J. Feenstra Grand Haven, MI " Particle-Induced X-ray Emission (PIXE) Spectroscopy " (Peaslee)

Erin (C.J.) Frazer Midland, MI " Synthesis of Benzocyclobutanes by Flash Vacuum Pyrolysis " (Mungall)

Margaret L. Graske Spring Lake, MI " Synthesis of Naphthyl-Substituted Polymers as Models for Low-Rank Coal" (Mungall)

Frederick S. Hackett Fowlerville, MI " The Development of an Inquiry-based Inorganic Laboratory Course " (Stewart)

Michael V. Harris Brighton, MI " Java Applications for Data Visualization " (Polik)

Shawna S. Hendrickson Holland, MI " Particle-Induced X-ray Emission (PIXE) Spectroscopy Studies: comparison with XRF Studies of Geological Samples " (Peaslee)

Lisa A. Hoogenboom Buffalo Grove, IL " Effects of VACM-1 Expression on C-Fos/C-Jun Activity in Vitro " (Burnatowska-Hledin)

Katie M. Horsman Battle Creek, MI " Dispersed Fluorescence Spectroscopy of HFCO " (Polik)

Cheryl S. Ingram Wittenberg University, " Synthesis of Two Allelochemicals: Heliannuol A and Glandulone A " (Taylor)

Matthew M. Kern Farmington Hills, MI " Heavy Ion Reaction Studies " (Peaslee)

Jennifer B. Kossoris Jenison, MI " Mutagenesis of VACM-1 Receptor " (Burnatowska-Hledin)

Lisa A. Koterwas University of Maryland, " The Preparation of a Novel Bridged Bis-Allyl Ligand for Zirconium Complexes " (Silver)

Aimee M. Kubasiak Battle Creek, MI " The Preparation of Aryl-Substituted-[1.1.1]Propellanes " (Sanford)

Sarah E. Kuipers " Development of Quantitative Methods for the Determination of Cl2, NOCl and NO2Cl from HCl Oxidation in Sulfuric/Nitric Acid Solutions " (Elrod)

Carrie L. Langstraat " The Preparation of an Adamantyl-Sub-stituted[1.1.1]Propellane " (Sanford)

Melyssa A. Lenon Mecosta, MI " Selective Air Oxidation of Alkenes by a Cobalt Catalyst " (Mungall)

Larry W. Mann Holland, MI " The Synthesis of Aryl-Substituted- [1.1.1]Propellanes " (Sanford)

Benjamin M. Messer " Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometric Detection of Atmospherically Relevant Species " (Elrod)

Sherri A. Meyer Byron Center, MI " Stereoselective Synthesis Using Enzymes " (Taylor)

Robert V. Morford Grand Haven, MI " The Effect of CN Substituents on Allylic Claisen Rearrangements on Hydroquinone Substrates " (Silver)

Kevin W. Paulisse Grandville, MI " ChemBoard: An Interactive WWW Discussion Board " (Polik)

Angela L. Perkins " The Synthesis of Soluble Poly(Arylene-vinylene)Derivatives " (Sanford)

Matthew R. Reynolds Lansing, MI " The Preparation of a Novel Bridged Cyclic Bis-Allyl Ligand for Zirconium Complexes " (Silver)

Anne C. Roulo " Characterization of Heme:Apoferritin Complexes " (Boyer)

Jon A. Rumohr Mason, MI " The Preparation of Siloxyorthoquinones as Inhibitors for Pt Hydrosilation Catalysts " (Silver)

Erin E. Schiller Chelsea, MI " Cloning and Characterization of Rat VACM-1 Receptor " (Burnatowska-Hledin)

Kurtis W. Scholtens Naperville, IL " Construction of High/Low Pressure Gas Transfer Manifold " (Elrod)

Brian R. Scordinsky N. Plainfield, NJ " Analysis of Rat VACM-1 Receptor Sequence " (Burnatowska-Hledin)

John D. Shoemaker Fort Wayne, IN " The Preparation of a Novel Bridged Cyclic Bis-Allyl Ligand for Zirconium Complexes " (Silver)

Lloyd J. Simons Bailey, MI " Conversion of Hydroxynitriles to Lactones by Microbial Hydrolysis " (Taylor)

Mari L. Stephan Cadillac, MI " Synthesis of the Anti-Leukemia Agent Caparratriene " (Taylor)

David E. Stielstra Holland, MI " Synthesis of CH3OOH and CH3OCl " (Elrod)

Betty Tang " The Synthesis of Monomers for the Preparation of Soluble Poly(Arylene-vinylenes)" (Sanford)

Rebecca J. Timmer Pella, IA " Particle-Induced X-ray Emission (PIXE) Spectroscopy Studies: Aqueous Precon- centration Techniques " (Peaslee)

Jannah H. Thompson Port Sanilac, MI " Synthesis of Phenol-Substituted Polymers as Models for Low-Rank Coal " (Mungall)

Rebecca L. Thoreson Maple City, MI " Synthesis of Substituted Poly(m-xylylene)Polymers as Models To Study the Liquefaction of Low-Rank Coal " (Mungall)

Valorie L. Vance Gaylord, MI " The Development of an Inquiry-based Inorganic Laboratory Course " (Stewart)

Annalise L. VanWyngarden Caledonia, MI " Particle-Induced X-ray Emission (PIXE) Spectroscopy Studies: Aerosol Sampling and Analysis " (Peaslee)

Andrew P. Wright Downers Grove, IL " The Preparation of Silcone-Amine-Quinone Coatings " (Silver)

Noelle K. Wood Holland, MI " Synthesis of Gamma- and Delta-Hydroxynitriles " (Taylor)

Ann E. Zenenberg Roscommon, MI " Affinity Purification of Polyclonal Antibodies Directed Against VACM-1" (Burnatowska-Hledin)