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, Chen, P, Nikolic, N, and Weinseimer, DC. "A solution to the cyclic aldol problem." Organic Letters 2.9 (May 2000): 1193-1196. Full Text

Baldwin, SW, and Debenham, JS. "Total syntheses of (-)-haemanthidine, (+)-pretazettine, and (+)-tazettine." Organic Letters 2.2 (January 2000): 99-102. Full Text

Baldwin, SW, and Debenham, J. "Stereospecific Total Syntheses of Optically Pure (-)-Haemanthidine, (+)-Pretazettine, and (+)-Tazettine." Org. Lett. 2 (2000): 99-. (Academic Article)

Coleman, RE, DeGrado, TR, Wang, S, Baldwin, SW, Orr, MD, Reiman, RE, and Price, DT. "Preliminary evaluation of F-18 fluorocholine (FCH) as a PET tumor imaging agent." Clinical Positron Imaging (Netherlands) 3.4 (2000): 147--. Full Text

Pullen, SH, Studer-Martinez, SL, Edington, MD, Harris, AL, Long, A, Baldwin, SW, Staab, HA, and Simon, JD. "Comparison of the photoinduced electron transfer reaction in a rigid cyclophane and its corresponding bimolecular donor/acceptor complex." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 103.49 (December 9, 1999): 10220-10225. Full Text

Baldwin, SW, Young, BG, and McPhail, AT. "Preparation and evaluation of a cyclic acyl nitrone as a synthon for stereospecific α-amino acid synthesis." Tetrahedron Letters 39.38 (September 1998): 6819-6822. Full Text

Baldwin, SW, McPhail, AT, and Aubé, J. "Studies Directed at the Synthesis of Optically Active Pretazettine via Intramolecular Nitrone/Alkene Cycloaddition Reactions." Journal of Organic Chemistry 56.23 (November 1, 1991): 6546-6550. Full Text

Baldwin, SW, Greenspan, P, Alaimo, C, and McPhail, AT. "Diastereoselective diels-alder reactions between substituted 1,3-butadienes and n-α-methylbenzylmaleimide." Tetrahedron Letters 32.42 (October 14, 1991): 5877-5880. Full Text

Baldwin, SW, and McIver, JM. "Stereochemistry of the reactions of some "CH3-" nucleophiles with 2-(tetrahydrofur-2′-yl)-acetaldehyde." Tetrahedron Letters 32.17 (April 22, 1991): 1937-1940. Full Text

Baldwin, SW, and Gedon, SC. "Effect of Nitrogen Substitution on the Diastereoselection of Intramolecular Nitrone/Alkene Cycloadditions." Synthetic Communications 21.4 (February 1, 1991): 587-596. Full Text