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

Coleman, R., et al. “9:30-9:45. Preliminary Evaluation of F-18 Fluorocholine (FCH) as a PET Tumor Imaging Agent..” Clin Positron Imaging, vol. 3, no. 4, July 2000.

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “A solution to the cyclic aldol problem.” Organic Letters, vol. 2, no. 9, May 2000, pp. 1193–96. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol005525a. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., and J. S. Debenham. “Total syntheses of (-)-haemanthidine, (+)-pretazettine, and (+)-tazettine..” Organic Letters, vol. 2, no. 2, Jan. 2000, pp. 99–102. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ol9911472. Full Text

Pullen, S. H., et al. “Comparison of the photoinduced electron transfer reaction in a rigid cyclophane and its corresponding bimolecular donor/acceptor complex.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A, vol. 103, no. 49, Dec. 1999, pp. 10220–25. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jp991973s. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “Preparation and evaluation of a cyclic acyl nitrone as a synthon for stereospecific α-amino acid synthesis.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 39, no. 38, Sept. 1998, pp. 6819–22. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(98)01474-9. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “Studies Directed at the Synthesis of Optically Active Pretazettine via Intramolecular Nitrone/Alkene Cycloaddition Reactions.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 56, no. 23, Nov. 1991, pp. 6546–50. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jo00023a019. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., et al. “Diastereoselective diels-alder reactions between substituted 1,3-butadienes and n-α-methylbenzylmaleimide.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 32, no. 42, Oct. 1991, pp. 5877–80. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(00)79415-9. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., and J. M. McIver. “Stereochemistry of the reactions of some "CH3-" nucleophiles with 2-(tetrahydrofur-2′-yl)-acetaldehyde.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 32, no. 17, Apr. 1991, pp. 1937–40. Scopus, doi:10.1016/0040-4039(91)85006-Q. Full Text

Baldwin, S. W., and S. C. Gedon. “Effect of Nitrogen Substitution on the Diastereoselection of Intramolecular Nitrone/Alkene Cycloadditions.” Synthetic Communications, vol. 21, no. 4, Feb. 1991, pp. 587–96. Scopus, doi:10.1080/00397919108016788. Full Text