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Contact Information

Department of Chemistry
Franklin Science Center
Shippensburg University
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 477-1629

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Dr. Zaleski’s research focuses on the synthesis of coordination compounds.  These inorganic molecules typically contain multiple metal centers, and the metal complexes have potential applications as single-molecule magnets, liquid crystals, MRI contrast agents, and ionic liquids.   

 http://webspace.ship.edu/cmzaleski/ 

Recent Pubs: 

* Indicates Shippensburg University Undergraduate Student Researcher Co-author 

 

Herring, J.*; Zeller, M.; Zaleski, C. M. “Bis(tetraethylammonium) bis(dimethylformamide) tetrakis(m-N,2-dioxidobenzene-1-carboximidato) pentacopper(II)” Acta Crystallogr. 2011, E67, m419-m420.

  

Emerich, B.*; Smith, M.*; Zeller, M.; Zaleski, C. M.  “Synthesis and crystal structure of MnII(OAc)2[15MCMnIII(N)shi-5](Im)3(EtOH)3  (shi3- = salicylhydroximate, -OAc = acetate, Im = imidazole, and EtOH = ethanol)”  J. Chem. Crystallogr.  2010, 40, 769-777.

 

Recent Presentations: 

  

2011    National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Anaheim, CA, March.

Poster Presentation: “Synthesis of Liquid Crystals Using a Copper 12-Metallacrown-4 and a Copper 15-Metallacrown-5”.  Undergraduate student co-presenter: Jacob Herring

  

2011    National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Anaheim, CA, March.

Poster Presentation: “Utilizing Manganese 15-Metallacrown-5 to Synthesize Liquid Crystals”.  Undergraduate student co-presenter: Benjamin Tigyer

  

2010    National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Francisco, CA, March. Poster Presentation: “Reactions of Tranferrin with Cysteinylglycine”.  Undergraduate student co-presenter: Collin Bender