Faculty Profiles

Steven W. Baldwin
Professor of Chemistry
1101 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1563
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., California Institute of Technology 1969

B.A., Dartmouth College 1964

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Education, Organic

Baldwin, SW, Aubé, J, and McPhail, AT. "Studies directed at the synthesis of optically active pretazettine via intramolecular nitrone/alkene cycloaddition reactions." Journal of Organic Chemistry 56.23 (1991): 6546-6550.

Baldwin, SW, and Gedon, SC. "Effect of nitrogen substitution on the diastereoselection of intramolecular nitrone/alkene cycloadditions." Synthetic Communications 21.4 (1991): 587-596.

Baldwin, SW, and McIver, JM. "Stereochemistry of the reactions of some "CH3-" nucleophiles with 2-(tetrahydrofur-2′-yl)-acetaldehyde." Tetrahedron Letters 32.17 (1991): 1937-1940.

Baldwin, SW, and McIver, JM. "Stereoselective synthesis of (±)-methyl nonactate." Journal of Organic Chemistry 52.2 (1987): 320-322.

Baldwin, SW, Mazzuckelli, TJ, and Gross, PM. "Face selectivity in the [2+2] photoannelation of chiral 3(2h)-furanones with alkenes." Tetrahedron Letters 27.49 (1986): 5975-5978.

Baldwin, SW, Wilson, JD, and Aubé, J. "Regiochemistry in the intramolecular cycloadditions of substituted 5-alkenyl and 6-alkenyl nitrones." Journal of Organic Chemistry 50.23 (1985): 4432-4439.

Baldwin, SW, Jr, GFM, and Nunn, DS. "Total synthesis of (+)-elemol by photoannelation." Journal of Organic Chemistry 50.26 (1985): 5720-5723.

Baldwin, SW, and Landmesser, NG. "Total synthesis of d,1-occidentalol by photoannelation." Tetrahedron Letters 23.43 (1982): 4443-4446.

Baldwin, SW, and Jr, HRB. "Cyclohexenones by the barton fragmentation of tertiary alcohols derived from furanone/alkene photoadducts." Journal of the American Chemical Society 104.18 (1982): 4990-4992.