Faculty Profiles

Michael J. Therien
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Chemistry in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
5330 French Family Science Cen, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1670
(919) 660-1605



Nih Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Chemistry, California Institute of Technology 1987 - 1990

Ph.D., University of California at San Diego 1987

B.S., University of St. Andrews (Scotland) 1982

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Physical, Biomolecular Structure and Function, Inorganic, Organic, Nanoscience and Materials

Therien, MJ, and Trogler, WC. "Tricarbonylbis(phosphine)iron(I) cation radicals. A spectroscopic and theoretical study." Journal of the American Chemical Society 108.13 (1986): 3697-3702.

Therien, MJ, Ni, C-L, Anson, FC, Osteryoung, JG, and Trogler, WC. "Kinetics of disproportionation of tricarbonylbis(phosphine)iron(I) cation radicals probed by double potential step chronocoulometry." Journal of the American Chemical Society 108.14 (1986): 4037-4042.

Hagopian, RA, Therien, MJ, and Murdoch, JR. "Synthesis of amines through nucleophilic addition on nitrogen." Journal of the American Chemical Society 106.19 (1984): 5753-5754.