ThaiREU 2010

Seham Afaghani

Mills College


Thai Advisor: Dr. Prasat Kittakoop

Thai Student Partner:

Nattha Ingavat (Pat)


Project Title: "The Separation, Purification, and Structural Elucidation of Natural Products from Soft Coral CRI255"

Meredith Eno       

Stonehill College

e-mail: mereditheno

Thai Advisor: Nopporn Thasana

Thai Student Partner:

Sasiwadee Boonya-udhayan (Lek)

Project Title: "Synthesis of Indolobenzazepinones: The Optimization of C-N Bond Formation of the Indole Ring"

Julie Lanselle        

UC Berkeley

e-mail: jukolan

Thai Advisor: Dr. Thawatchai Tuntulani

Thai Student Partner:

Dhassida Suksawad (Top)


Project Title: "Synthesis of Sodium-ionophore Crown Ethers Containing Pyrene for the Study of Charge Effects in π-π Interactions"

Nicholas O'Connor    

Macalester College  

e-mail: noconnor

Thai Advisor: Dr. Poonsakdi Ploypradith

Thai Student Partner:

Patchaya Sukjarean (Ting)


Project Title: "Investigations into Chroman Synthesis via Gold-catalyzed Hetero-Diels-Alder Reactions of ortho-Quinone Methides"

Michael Ross    

Providence College

e-mail: mross7

Thai Advisor: Dr. Tirayut Vilaivan

Thai Student Partner:

Chalotorn Boonlua (Tiew)



Project Title: "Sonogashira Coupling and 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition in Solid Phase PNA Modification"

Michele Summerville  

University of South Florida

e-mail: msummerv

Thai Advisor: Prof. Somsak Ruchirawat

Thai Student Partners:

Anon Bunrit (Pikae) and Prattya Nealmongkol (Tao)


Project Title: "Synthesis of the Base Structure of the Alkaloid Saxoguattine"

Dennis Tam

UC Santa Barbara

e-mail: dennis_tam

Thai Advisor: Dr. Thienthong Thongpanchang

Thai Student Partner:

Suwnpwn Oon-charoen (Pik)


Project Title: "Synthesis and Studies of Polyaromatic Fluorene Derivatives"

Erik Willett       

University of Connecticut: Storrs

current e-mail: erik.willett

Thai Advisor: Dr. Palangpon Kongsaeree

Thai Student Partners:

Kanokorn Wechakorn (Nuang) and
Rattha Nooraj (Jome)

Project Title: "Functionalized Gold Nanoparticle Detector for Melamine"


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