Faculty Profiles

Eric John Toone
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
3236 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1506
(919) 660-1591



Ph.D., University of Toronto (Canada) 1988

M.S., University of Toronto (Canada) 1985

B.S., University of Guelph (Canada) 1983

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Physical, Organic

Lam, L. K. P., et al. “Enzymes in organic synthesis. 42. Investigation of the effects of the isozymal composition of pig liver esterase on its stereoselectivity in preparative-scale ester hydrolyses of asymmetric synthetic value.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 110, no. 13, Jan. 1988, pp. 4409–11. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ja00221a049. Full Text

Lemiere, G. L., et al. “Determination of the Absolute Configuration of Six-Membered-Ring Ketones by 13C NMR.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 109, no. 5, Mar. 1987, pp. 1363–70. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ja00239a013. Full Text

Toone, E. J., and J. B. Jones. “Enzymes in organic synthesis. 40. Evaluation of the enantioselectivity of the pig liver esterase catalyzed hydrolyses of racemic piperidine carboxylic acid esters.” Canadian Journal of Chemistry, vol. 65, no. 12, Jan. 1987, pp. 2722–26. Scopus, doi:10.1139/v87-452. Full Text

Burton, R. M., and B. Obel. “Preface.” Technovation, vol. 5, no. 1–3, Jan. 1986. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0166-4972(86)90039-8. Full Text

Bunce, N. J., et al. “Photolysis of some ortho-methylated monochlorobiphenyls.” Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 2, no. 6, Jan. 1983, pp. 859–61. Scopus, doi:10.1039/P29830000859. Full Text

BUNCE, N. J., and E. J. TOONE. “PHOTOCHEMISTRY OF BENZOPHENONE IN ACIDIFIED METHANOL.” Journal of Chemical Research S, no. 5, ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY, Jan. 1983, pp. 115–115.