Up-goer summary: “I make new things to study how they act.”
Jessica Ziegler is a second year student in the College of Chemistry. She investigates novel corrole complexes of early transition metals for the purposes of structural characterization and probing reactivity. She also investigates other early transition metal complexes with the aim of activating strong bonds to perform catalytic transformations.
Good Green Ideas Recommendations:
Research that uses biomass as a feedstock for the production of useful chemicals.