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Chris Scarborough

Chris Scarborough
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30322
730 Atwood
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2008
BS, University of Califiornia-Irvine, 2003
Specific Research Area
Organic, Organometallic, Catalysis
Selected Publications

Scarborough, C. C.; Sproules, S.; Doonan, C. J.; Hagen, K. S.; Weyhermuller, T.; Wieghardt, K. "Scrutinizing Low-Spin Cr(II) Complexes" Inorganic Chemistry 2012, 51, 6969-6982. 

Scarborough, C. C.; Lancaster, K. M.; DeBeer, S.; Weyhermuller, T.; Sproules, S.; Wieghardt, K. "Experimental Fingerprints for the Redox-Active Terpyridine in [Cr(tpy)2](PF6)n (n = 3-0), and the Remarkable Electronic Structure of [Cr(tpy)2]1-" Inorganic Chemistry 2012, 51, 3718-3732. 

Scarborough, C. C.; Wieghardt, K. "The Electronic Structure of 2,2'-Bipyridine Organotransition Metal Complexes. Establishing the Ligand Oxidation Level by Density Functional Theoretical Calculations" Inorganic Chemistry 2011, 50, 9773-9793. 

Scarborough, C. C.; Stahl, S. S. "Synthesis of Pyrrolidines via Palladium-Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidative Carboamination of Butyl Vinyl Ether and Styrenes with Allyl Tosylamides" Organic Letters 2006, 8, 3251-3254.

Scarborough, C. C.; Grady, M. J. W.; Guzei, I. A.; Gandhi, B. A.; Bunel, E. E.; Stahl, S. S. "PdIIComplexes Possessing a Seven-Membered N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligand" Angewandte Chemie, International Edition 2005, 44, 5269-5272. 

CHEM 551: Adv Inorganic Chemistry (grad)
Awards and Honors
Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2009-2011)
Graduate Student Faculty Liaison Committee Outstanding Mentor Award of the Wisconsin Department of Chemistry (2008)
Graduate Student Mentor Award of the Wisconsin Graduate School (2008)
Goering Organic Chemistry Fellowship (2007)
Nelson J. Leonard American Chemical Society Division of Organic Chemistry Graduate Student Fellowship (2006-2007)
Sigma-Aldrich Graduate Student Innovation Award (2006)