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, and Tomesch, JC. "Stereoselective synthesis of 3-exo-substituted 2-endo-acyl-5-norbornene derivatives." Journal of Organic Chemistry 39.16 (1974): 2382-2385.

Baldwin, SW, Doll, RJ, and Haut, SA. "Selectivity in the free-radical reduction of lactones with trichlorosilane." Journal of Organic Chemistry 39.16 (1974): 2470-2472.

Breslow, R, Baldwin, S, Flechtner, T, Kalicky, P, Liu, S, and Washburn, W. "Remote oxidation of steroids by photolysis of attached benzophenone groups." Journal of the American Chemical Society 95.10 (1973): 3251-3262.

Baldwin, SW, and Jr, EHP. "Intramolecular keten cycloadditions in unconstrained systems." Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications 0.24 (1972): 1337-1338. Full Text

Breslow, R, and Baldwin, SW. "Conversion of cholestanol to 12-ketocholestanol and to Δ14- and Δ8(14)-cholestenol by remote oxidation [24]." Journal of the American Chemical Society 92.3 (1970): 732-734.

Ireland, RE, Baldwin, SW, Dawson, DJ, Dawson, MI, Dolfini, JE, Newbould, J, Johnson, WS, Brown, M, Crawford, RJ, Hudrlik, PF, Rasmussen, GH, and Schmiegel, KK. "The total synthesis of an unsymmetrical pentacyclic triterpene. DL-germanicol [13]." Journal of the American Chemical Society 92.19 (1970): 5743-5746.

Spencer, TA, Baldwin, SW, and Schmiegel, KK. "Pyrolysis of 2-acetoxy-2-(3-oxobutyl)cyclohexane-1,3-dione." Journal of Organic Chemistry 30.4 (1965): 1294-1296.

Spencer, TA, Newton, MD, and Baldwin, SW. "Condensation of diethyl malonate with methyl vinyl ketone." Journal of Organic Chemistry 29.4 (1964): 787-789.