Dr. Robert Miller
Director of Organic Chemistry Laboratories
Publications
Articles
Tognarelli, D.J., Miller, R.B., Pompano, R.R., Loftus, A.A., Sheibley, D.J., & Leopold, M.C. (2005) Covalently Networked Monolayer-Protected Nanoparticle Films. Langmuir, 21, 11119-11127
J. Gupton, R. Miller, S. Clough, K. Krumpe, E. Banner, R. Kanters, K. Du, K. Keertikar, N. Lauerman, J. Solano, B. Adams, D. Callahan, B. Little, A. Scharf and J. Sikorski (2005) The Application of Vinylogous Iminium Salt Derivatives to an Efficient Relay Synthesis of the Pyrrole Containing Alkaloids Polycitone A and B. Tetrahedron, 61, 1845-1854.
S. Clough, J. Gupton, A. Ligali, M. Roberts, D. Driscoll, S. Annet, A. Hewitt, M. Hudson, E. Jackson, R. Miller, B. Norwood, R. Kanters, H. Wyre and H. Petruzzi (2005) Reactions of (Z)-3-Aryl-3-chloropropenals with Nucleophiles: Stereoselective Formation of (E)-Vinylogous Esters, (E)-Vinylogous Amides and Vinamidinium Salts. Tetrahedron, 61, 7554-7561. 
S. Clough, J. Gupton, K. Griffin, D. Driscoll, A. Hewitt, M. Hudson, A. Ligali, S. Mulcahey, M. Roberts, R. Miller T. Belachew, I. Kamenova, R. Kanters and B. Norwood (2004) Extension of β-Chloroenals to Ethyl 5-Chloro-2,4-pentadienoates Using Wadsworth-Emmons Reactions: Subsequent Conversions to 5-Aryl-5-chloro-2,4-pentadienoic Acids and 5-Aryl-2-penten-4-ynoic Acids. Tetrahedron, 60, 10165-10169.
J. Holub, K. O'Toole-Colin, A. Getzel, A. Argenti, M. Evans, D. Smith, G. Dalglish, S.Rifat, D. Wilson, B. Taylor, U. Miott, J. Glersaye, K. Lam, B. McCranor, J. Berkowitz, R. Miller, J. Lukens, K. Krumpe, J. Gupton and B. Burnham (2004) Lipid-Lowering Effects of Ethyl 2-Phenacyl-3-aryl-1H-pyrrole-4-carboxylates in Rodents. Molecules, 9, 134-157.

Education
Ph.D., University of Akron
Contact Information
(804) 287-6358
(804) 287-1897 (Fax)
Areas of Expertise
Organic Chemistry