Organic Chemistry

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David Brook

Organic and Inorganic Chemistry

SCI 166
(408) 924-4994
Brook Group Page

Synthesis and coordination chemistry of stable free radicals, magnetochemistry, self assembly and supramolecular chemistry, molecular devices.


Philip Dirlam

Assistant Professor
Organic Chemistry

M.S. Polymers and Coating Science, Cal Poly, 2011
Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Arizona, 2016

DH 516
(408) 924-4998


Laura Miller Conrad

Assistant Professor
Chemical Biology, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry

DH 608
(408) 924-4957
Miller Conrad Group Page

Synthesis and investigation of anti-quorum sensing and anti-virulence compounds in bacteria.


Roy Okuda

Organic Chemistry

DH 009A
(408) 924-2525

Bio-organic chemistry of enzymes, marine natural products.

Chester Simocko

Chester K. Simocko

Assistant Professor
Organic Chemistry

DH 001
(408) 924-4969

Simocko Research Group Page

Synthesis of precise homopolymers and block copolymers via acyclic diene metathesis (ADMET) and alternating diene metathesis, characterization of mixed polymer brushesm polymer self-assembly, and polymer phase behavior and morphology.