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Invited Presentations
Contributed presentations
Contributed presentations by group members
Contributed presentations by collaborators

 Highlights of Invited Presentations


Telluride, CO
An invited talk at the "Breaking and Making Bonds with Light" workshop at the Telluride Science Research Center, Telluride, CO, July 2-6, 2012.

Telluride
A street view along Colorado Street in Telluride, CO.




Russia
An invited talk at Biocatalysis 2007, a boat conference from Moscow to St. Petersburg, Russia, June 17-22, 2007

Aerial view along the Volga River in Russia
An aerial view along the Volga River in Russia.



Beijing, China
An invited talk at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China, April 24-25, 2007


Chairman Mao and a soldier at the entrance to the Forbidden City
Chairman Mao and a soldier at the entrance to the Forbidden City. Just behind me is Tiananmen Square.


Me in Tiananmen-Square, the Forbidden City is in the background
A picture of me standing in Tiananmen Square. Chairman Mao is in the background.


Zhengzhou, China
An invited talk at Zhengzhou University in Zhengzhou, China, April 22-23, 2007

Dinner in Zhengzhou
An after dinner snapshot with (L to R) me, Mike Blackburn, Sasha Gabibov, Charlie McKenna, and Wu Yangjie. Dinner was wonderful. The hosts were very gracious.


Xiamen, China
An invited talk at the 17th International Conference on Phosphorus Chemistry in Xiamen, China held at Xiamen University, April 15-21, 2007

Bridge in Xiamen Jiageng Complex at Xiamen University


Chicago, IL
An invited talk at the 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007

Chicago Fog
A cold wind brought in a nice afternoon fog over Chicago.


 Invited Presentations

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  • E. V. Dornshuld, C. E. Webster, "Computational Chemistry: A Primer" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • C. E. Webster, "Challenges in Computational Transition Metal Chemistry" Invited lecture, Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, July 25-26, 2016, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • C. E. Webster, "Theoretical studies of phosphoryl transfer enzymes" Invited lecture, 8th Mississippi Regional Biophysical Consortium, June 3-4, 2015, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • C. E. Webster, "Forays into Computational Chemistry" Invited lecture, Alumni Summer Symposium, August 7 2014, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL.
  • C. E. Webster, "Computational design of organometallic photochromic systems" Invited lecture, Breaking and Making Bonds with Light, June 30 - July 4 2014, Telluride Science Research Center, Telluride, CO.
  • K. N. Leigh, W. D. Clark, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Mechanistic studies of intramolecular hydroamination of alkylamines by a zirconium(IV) CCC-NHC pincer complex" Abstracts, 69th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Waco, TX, United States, November 16-19 (2013), SWRM-567.
  • C. E. Webster, K. N. Leigh, R. G. Letterman, N. J. DeYonker, "Phosphoryl transfer enzymes: theoretical studies of native enzymes and ground-state and transition-state analogues" Abstracts, 69th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Waco, TX, United States, November 16-19 (2013), SWRM-543.
  • C. E. Webster, N. J. DeYonker, D. Isrow, A. Koppaka, B. Captain, "Metal - ligand synergistic effects in Ni(η2-TEMPO)2, structures and reactivity" 89th Annual Florida Annual Meeting and Exposition, FAME 2013, Innisbrook, FL, May 9-11, 2013.
  • C. E. Webster, "Designing and engineering organometallic photochromic systems" Invited lecture, February 8, 2013, seminar presented at University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR.
  • C. E. Webster, "Designing and engineering organometallic photochromic systems with chelating, bifunctional tethered side-chains" Invited lecture, October 24, 2012, seminar presented at Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.
  • C. E. Webster, "Computational design of organometallic photochromic systems" Invited lecture, Breaking and Making Bonds with Light, July 2-6 2012, Telluride Science Research Center, Telluride, CO.
  • C. E. Webster, "Computational design of organometallic photochromic systems" Invited lecture, February 10, 2012, seminar presented at Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.
  • C. E. Webster, K. R. Ruddick, K. L. Mosley, J. O. Johnson, P. P. Lubet, E.J. Heilweil, T. J. Burkey "Computational design of organometallic photochromic systems with chelating, bifunctional tethered side-chains." Abstracts of Papers, 240th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 22-26, 2010, COMP-331.
  • C. E. Webster, "Applications of Density Functional Theory: Research Snapshots of β-phosphoglucomutase and DMSO reductase" Invited lecture, November 21, 2008, seminar presented at the University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS.
  • C. E. Webster, "Forays into Computational Chemistry" Invited lecture, seminar presented at Bartlesville Technology Center, ConocoPhillips Inc., Bartlesville, OK, April 15, 2008.
  • C. E. Webster, "Separating electronic, steric, and packing interactions utilizing Density Functional Theory (or Not!)" Invited lecture, seminar presented at the University of Alabama, Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, February 21, 2008.
  • C. E. Webster, "Continuing the renaissance in inorganic chemistry: Drago's Physical Methods in Inorganic Chemistry" Abstracts of Papers, 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, United States, March 25-29, 2007, HIST-010.
  • C. E. Webster, "Theoretical study of the active site and mechanism of β-phosphoglucomutase" 17th International Conference on Phosphorus Chemistry April 15-21, 2007, Xiamen University, Xiamen, P.R. China.
  • C. E. Webster, "Theoretical study of the active site and mechanism of β-phosphoglucomutase" Invited lecture, April 22-23, 2007, Zhengzhou University, Dept. of Chemistry, Zhengzhou, P.R. China.
  • C. E. Webster, "Theoretical study of the active site and mechanism of β-phosphoglucomutase" Invited lecture April 24-25, 2007, Tsinghua University, Dept. of Chemistry, Beijing, P.R. China.
  • C. E. Webster, "Theoretical study of the active site and mechanism of β-phosphoglucomutase" Invited lecture, June 17-22, 2007, Biocatalysis 2007, Moscow to, St. Petersburg, Russia.
  • C. E. Webster, "Separating electronic, steric, and packing interactions utilizing Density Functional Theory (or Not!)" Invited lecture, September 28, 2006, seminar presented at the University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • C. E. Webster, "Applications of Density Functional Theory: Research Snapshots" Invited lecture, March 2, 2006, seminar presented at the Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN.
  • C. E. Webster, "Theoretical Investigations into the Active Site Structure and Mechanism of Dimethylsulfoxide Reductase" Recruiting seminar, March 1, 2006, presented at the Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical Studies of the Reaction Mechanism of Dimethylsulfoxide Reductase with Inorganic Model Complexes" Invited lecture, September 17, 2003, seminar presented at the Biophysical Night Out, College Station, Texas.
  • C. E. Webster, "Modeling Adsorption: Investigating Adsorbate and Adsorbent Properties" Invited lecture, January 29, 1999, seminar presented at the University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL.

Contributed Presentations

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  • C. E. Webster, G. Liang, T. R. Helgert, J. A. Denny, G. M. Lang, T. K. Hollis, "Computational study of extreme π-loading and imido reactivity in CCC-.NHC Ta bis(imido) pincer complexes" Abstracts of Papers, 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, CA, United States, April 2-6, 2017 (2017), INOR-599.
  • C. E. Webster, K. N. Leigh, R. G. Letterman, N. J. DeYonker, "Phosphoryl transfer enzymes: Theoretical studies of native enzymes and ground-state and transition-state analogs" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), INOR-41.
  • C. E. Webster, N. J. DeYonker, "The many phosphoryl transfers of Phospholipase D superfamily: A quantum mechanical theoretical study" 89th Annual Florida Annual Meeting and Exposition, FAME 2013, Innisbrook, FL, May 9-11, 2013.
  • C. E. Webster, R. G. Letterman, J. W. Barr, J. O. Johnson, T. M. McFadden, C. B. Duke, T. To, T. J. Burkey, "Designing and engineering organometallic photochromic systems with chelating, bifunctional tethered side-chains" Abstracts of Papers, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, United States, April 7-11, 2013 (2013), INOR-1086.
  • C. E. Webster, "The many phosphoryl transfers of Phospholipase D superfamily: A quantum mechanical theoretical study" SouthWest Theoretical Chemistry Conference, College Station, TX, October 27-28, 2012.
  • C. E. Webster, N. J. DeYonker, "The many phosphoryl transfers of Phospholipase D: A quantum mechanical theoretical study" Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012 (2012), INOR-54.
  • C. E. Webster, "Computational insights into degenerate ethylene exchange with a Grubbs type catalyst" Midsouth Inorganic Chemists Association held at Harding University, Searcy, AR, October 13, 2007.
  • C. E. Webster, "Computational insights into degenerate ethylene exchange with a Grubbs type catalyst" Abstracts of Papers, 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 19-23, 2007, INOR-018.
  • C. E. Webster, "Theoretical study of the active site and mechanism of β-phosphoglucomutase" Abstracts of Papers, 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, United States, March 25-29, 2007, INOR-223.
  • C. E. Webster, M. Y. Darensbourg, P. A. Lindahl, M. B. Hall, "Structures and Energetics of Models for the Active Site of Acetyl-Coenzyme A Synthase: Role of Distal and Proximal Metals in Catalysis." Abstracts, 60th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Fort Worth, TX, United States, September 29-October 4, 2004, SEPT04-110.
  • M. B. Hall, C. E. Webster, "Separating Electronic, Steric, and Packing Interactions in Crystallographic Structures by Density Functional Theory." Abstracts, 60th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Fort Worth, TX, United States, September 29-October 4, 2004, SEPT04-088.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical Studies of the Molybdenum Oxotransferase Enzymes" Poster presented at Molybdenum & Tungsten Enzymes, Gordon Research Conference, Kimball Union Academy, Meriden, New Hampshire June 29-July 4, 2003.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Factors affecting the structure of substituted tris(pyrazolyl)borato rhodium dicarbonyl complexes." Abstracts of Papers, 223rd ACS National Meeting, Orlando, FL, United States, April 7-11, 2002, INOR-293, 223, A50.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Carbon-hydrogen and carbon-carbon bond activation of cyclopropane by a cationic iridium(III) complex, a theoretical study." Abstracts of Papers, 223rd ACS National Meeting, Orlando, FL, United States, April 7-11, 2002, INOR-357, 223, A60.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical transition state structure of a model complex bears a striking resemblance to the active site structure of DMSO reductase." Abstracts of Papers, 223rd ACS National Meeting, Orlando, FL, United States, April 7-11, 2002, INOR-404, 223, A67.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Elongated Dihydrogen? ReH7(P(p-tol)3)2 Revisited" Seminar presented at the Computational Chemistry Users Meeting, Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, June 18-19, 2001.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "A theoretical study of carbon-hydrogen and carbon-carbon bond activation of cyclopropane by a cationic iridium(III) complex" Poster presented at the 17th Southwest Theoretical Chemistry Conference (17th SWTCC), College Station, TX, November 2-4, 2000.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Computational Studies of Tris(pyrazolyl)borate Complexes of Iridium" Poster presented at the Contemporary Inorganic Chemistry-II (CIC-II), College Station, TX, March 12-15, 2000.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical study of the reaction mechanism of dimethylsulfoxide reductase, a molybdenum-containing oxotransferase enzyme." Abstracts of Papers, 220th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, United States, August 20-24, 2000, INOR-416, 220, U515.
  • C. E. Webster, R. S. Drago, M. C. Zerner, "The Multiple Equilibrium Analysis Description of Adsorption on HZSM-5" Seminar presented at the Florida American Chemical Society Meeting and Exposition (FAME 99), Orlando, FL, May 8-9, 1999.
  • C. E. Webster, J. P. Osegovic, C. R. Bowers, "Deuteron Quadrupole Spin Echo NMR of d5-Pyridine Chemisorbed on Zeolites" Poster presented at the 40th Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference (ENC), Orlando, FL, February 28-March 5, 1999.
  • C. E. Webster, R. S. Drago, M. C. Zerner, "A Method for Determining the Effective Catalytic Pore Size of HZSM-5" Poster presented at the Florida American Chemical Society Meeting and Exposition (FAME 98), Orlando, FL, May 8-9, 1998.
  • C. E. Webster, R. S. Drago, M. C. Zerner, "Modeling Adsorption: A Method for Characterizing the Effective Catalytic Pore Size of HZSM-5" Poster presented at the Florida Catalysis Conference; Palm Coast, FL, April 27, 1998.

Contributed Presentations by Group Members

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  • J. A. Denny, R. W. Lamb, C. E. Webster, T. K. Hollis, "Synthesis and Characterization of Rhodium CCC-NHC Pincer Complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • R. W. Lamb, A. J. Huckaba, H. Shirley, S. Guertin, S. Autry, H. Cheema, K. Talukdar, T. Jones, J. W. Jurss, A. Dass, N. I. Hammer, R. H. Schmehl, J. H. Delcamp, C. E. Webster, "New Insights into the Mechanism of the HER Catalyzed by (py-NHC-p-CF3Ph)W(CO)4" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • G. M. Lang, J. A. Denny, V. Dixit, C. E. Webster, T. K, Hollis, "Oxidation of a CCC-NHC Pt(II) Complex via O-atom Transfer Reactions" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • J. D. Cope, J. A. Denny, R. W. Lamb, L. E. McNamara, N. I. Hammer, C. E. Webster, T. K. Hollis, "Synthesis, Characterization, Photophysics, Ligand Rearrangement of CCC-NHC Pincer Nickel Complexes used for Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • T. R. Helgert, J. A. Denny, T. K. Hollis, and C. E. Webster, "CCC-NHC Pincer Ta Complexes: Synthesis ad Reactivity" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • M. Zhang, E. V. Dornshuld, V. Dixit, J. A. Denny, C. E. Webster, T. K. Hollis, "Synthesis and Characterization of CCC-NHC Pincer Platinum Complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • T. R. Helgert, J. A. Denny, G. M. Lang, G. Liang, C. E. Webster, T. K. Hollis, "Extreme π-loading as a design element for accessing imido reactivity: CCC-.NHC Ta bis(imido) pincer complex synthesis and reactivity in oxidative amination" Abstracts of Papers, 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, CA, United States, April 2-6, 2017 (2017), INOR-591.
  • J. Cope, M. Zhang, T. K. Hollis, and C. E. Webster, "Synthesis and characterisation of CCC-NHC supported complexes containing group 10 metals" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • V. Dixit, E. V. Dornshuld, and C. E. Webster, "Substitution effects on the emission spectra of Platinum CCC-NHC Pincer Complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • E. V. Dornshuld, M. Zhang, X. Zhang, T. K. Hollis, and C. E. Webster, "Utilizing computational 195Pt NMR chemical shifts for the prediction of meridional ligand donor ability in square planar complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • R. W. Lamb, C. E. Webster, J. H. Delcamp, "Mechanistic Study of HER Catalyzed by a Novel W-NHC Complex" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • M. Zhang, E. V. Dornshuld, X. Zhang, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Predicting Metal Complex Reactivity for Energy Applications: Donicity of Meridional Tridentate Ligands: 195Pt NMR of CCC-NHC Pt Pincer Square Planar Complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • T. Harrison, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "The general method of synthesizing 1,3-[3'-(trimethylsilylmethyl)-benzimidazole]benzene preligand pincer: Metalation and trans metalation of the three activated C-H bonds" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • I. McCraw, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Synthesis and Characterization of 1,3-bis(3'-(neohexyl)-imidazolyl)benzene Pincer Ligand with Subsequent Metalation and Platinum Transmetalation of Three Activated C-H Bonds" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • R. Pearlman, J. Cope, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "The synthesis of light-emitting pincer CCC-bis(NHC) complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • T. Woodby, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Synthesis, alkylation and metalation of bis CCC-NHC proligands" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • E. V. Dornshuld, M. Zhang, X. Zhang, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Predicting 195Pt NMR chemical shifts in small Pt(II) and Pt(IV) organometallic compounds with density functional approaches" Abstracts, 67th Southeast/71st Southwest Joint Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Memphis, TN, United States, November 4-7 (2015), SERMACS-SWRM-360.
  • R. W. Lamb, E. V. Dornshuld, C. E. Webster, "Computational investigation of linkage isomerization in sulfoxide-containing ruthenium complexes" Abstracts, 67th Southeast/71st Southwest Joint Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Memphis, TN, United States, November 4-7 (2015), SERMACS-SWRM-220.
  • M. Zhang, X. Zhang, L. McNamara, N. Hammer, N. Kaneza, S. Pan, C. E. Webster, T. K. Hollis, "Synthesis, characterization, and luminescence of CCC-NHC pincer platinum complexes" Abstracts, 67th Southeast/71st Southwest Joint Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Memphis, TN, United States, November 4-7 (2015), SERMACS-SWRM-180.
  • G. Liang, C. E. Webster, "Phosphoramidate hydrolysis catalyzed by hHINT1: A cluster-model DFT computational study" Abstracts, 67th Southeast/71st Southwest Joint Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Memphis, TN, United States, November 4-7 (2015), SERMACS-SWRM-19.
  • G. Liang, C. E. Webster, "Phosphoramidate Hydrolysis Catalyzed by hHINT1: A Cluster-Model DFT Computational Study" Poster, 8th Mississippi Regional Biophysical Consortium, June 3-4, 2015, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • K. N. Leigh, W. D. Clark, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Mechanistic studies of intramolecular hydroamination of alkylamines by a zirconium(IV) CCC-NHC pincer complex" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), INOR-931.
  • R. G. Letterman, J. O. Johnson, T. J. Burkey, C. E. Webster, "Organometallic complexes with tethered hydrazone and pyridyl ligands as model photochromic complexes: A density functional theory study" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), INOR-709.
  • T. R. Rogers, R. M. Tarkka, P. J. Desrochers, C. E. Webster, "Computational investigation of the polymerization of phenylacetylene by rhodium scorpionates" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), INOR-683.
  • K. N. Leigh, C. E. Webster, "Computational studies of adenosine monophosphate dependent protein kinase: Phosphoryl transfer and ground- and transition-state analogs" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), INOR-228.
  • N. J. DeYonker, C. E. Webster, "Phosphoryl transfers of tyrosyl DNA-phosphodiesterase I: A quantum mechanical "cluster model" study" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), COMP-50.
  • A. C. Bernal, N. J. DeYonker, D. Rabinovich, C. E. Webster, "Using Electronic Structure Methods To Quantify Metal-Arene Bonding In Novel Pb-Centered Complexes" 89th Annual Florida Annual Meeting and Exposition, FAME 2013, Innisbrook, FL, May 9-11, 2013.
  • K. N. Leigh, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Catalytic intramolecular hydroamination by titanium(IV) and rhodium(III) CCC-NHC pincer complexes" Abstracts of Papers, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, United States, April 7-11, 2013 (2013), INOR-1199.
  • K. N. Leigh, J. P. Waltho, G.M. Blackburn, M. W. Bowler, C. E. Webster, "Computational studies of intermediate- and transition-state analogs in β-PGM" Abstracts of Papers, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, United States, April 7-11, 2013 (2013), INOR-282.
  • N. J. DeYonker, D. Isrow, A. Koppaka, B. Captain, C. E. Webster, "Metal - ligand synergistic effects in Ni(η2-TEMPO)2, structures and reactivity" Abstracts of Papers, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, United States, April 7-11, 2013 (2013), INOR-86.
  • R. G. Letterman, C. B. Duke, T. T. To, T. J. Burkey, C. E. Webster, "How do inequivalent atoms in an organometallic complex become equivalent on the NMR timescale?" Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012 (2012), INOR-354.
  • K. N. Leigh, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Computational study of catalytic intramolecular hydroamination by a CCC-NHC Rh pincer complex" Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012 (2012), INOR-232.
  • R. G. Letterman, N. J. DeYonker, T. J. Burkey, C. E. Webster, "Should density functional theory be used to guide the design of chromium-containing photochromic materials?" Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012 (2012), INOR-224.
  • K. N. Leigh, J. P. Waltho, G. M. Blackburn, M. W. Bowler, C. E. Webster, "Utilization of computed 19F NMR to identify active site intermediate and transition-state analogs in β-PGM" Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012 (2012), INOR-55.
  • K. N. Leigh, C. E. Webster, "Computational study of catalytic intramolecular hydroamination by a CCC-NHC Rh pincer complex" SETCA 2012, May 17-19, 2012, Athens, GA.
  • R. G. Letterman, N. J. DeYonker, T. J. Burkey, C. E. Webster, "Should density functional theory be used to guide the design of chromium-containing photochromic materials?" SETCA 2012, May 17-19, 2012, Athens, GA.
  • M. Yang, N. J. DeYonker, X. Zhao, C. E. Webster, "Computational Reduction Potentials of Ferrocene and Cobaltocene Derivatives" SETCA 2012, May 17-19, 2012, Athens, GA.
  • N. J. DeYonker, "The Many Phosphoryl Transfers of Phospholipase D" Invited lecture, March 01, 2012, seminar presented at the University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • J. A. Ivie, N. J. DeYonker, D. J. Darensbourg, C. E. Webster, "Theoretical Studies on the Mechanism of Copolymerization of Oxetane and Carbon Dioxide via (Salen)Chromium Catalysts" Abstracts, 63rd Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Richmond, VA, United States, October 26-29 (2011), SERM-603.
  • J. A. Ivie, D. J. Darensbourg, C. E. Webster, "Theoretical studies on the mechanism of copolymerization of oxetane and carbon dioxide via (salen)chromium catalysts" Abstracts of Papers, 241st ACS National Meeting, Anaheim, CA, United States, March 27-31, 2011, INOR-520.
  • K. R. Ruddick, K. L. Mosley, J. O. Johnson, T. J. Burkey, C. E. Webster, "Computational design of organometallic photochromic systems of the type CpMn(CO)2L and ArylCr(CO)2L where L is a chelating, bifunctional tethered side-chain" Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010, INOR-834.
  • K. Leigh, C. E. Webster, "Theoretical study of the active site and mechanism of β-phosphoglucomutase and phosphoserine phosphatase" Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010, INOR-37.
  • J. A. Ivie, K. R. Ruddick, R. M. Grudzien, X. Zhao, C. E. Webster, "Computational approach to the design of ruthenium water oxidation catalysts" Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010, INOR-240.
  • A. F. Greene, D. K. Breland, S. Kumar, T. Fujiwara, C. E. Webster, "Study on the thermodynamics behind the binding behavior of spiro form spirooxazine dimers" Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010, INOR-227.
  • D. K. Breland, S. Kumar, T. Fujiwara, C. E. Webster, "Ring Opening and Isomerization Mechanisms in Spiropyran and Spirooxazine Dimers" Abstracts, 61st Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 21-24, 2009, SRM-594.
  • D. K. Breland, D. L. Baker, A. Parrill, C. E. Webster, "The Phosphoryl Transfer Mechanism in Xac Nucleotide Pyrophosphatase/Phosphodiesterase: A Computational Study" Abstracts, 61st Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 21-24, 2009, SRM-449.
  • K. Ruddick, K. L. Mosley, T. J. Burkey, C. E. Webster, "Computational Design of Organometallic Photochromic Systems" Abstracts, 38th Great Lakes Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Chicago, IL, United States, May 13-16, 2009, GLRM-229.
  • K. Ruddick, K. L. Mosley, T. J. Burkey, C. E. Webster, "Computational and Experimental Studies of Organometallic Photochromic Systems: Isomerization Mechanisms for Bifunctional Side-chain Complexes" Abstracts of Papers, 237th ACS National Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, March 22-26, 2009, INOR-670.
  • D. K. Breland, D. L. Baker, A. L. Parrill, C. E. Webster, "Computational Model Reveals Intermediate in Catalytic Mechanism of Xac Nucleotide Pyrophosphatase/Phosphodiesterase" Abstracts, 60th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Nashville, TN, United States, November 12-15, 2008, SERM-137.
  • C. D. Enekwa, C. E. Webster, "Computational study of catalysis of the 3-Aza-Cope rearrangement in a Ga4L612- supramolecular host" Abstracts, 62nd Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Houston, TX, United States, October 19-22, 2006, SRM-419.
  • J. M. Seat, C. E. Webster, "A Computational Investigation of the Mechanism of Ribosylhomocysteinase" 29th Annual Area Collegiate Chemistry Meeting, Martin, TN, April 29, 2006.

Contributed Presentations by Collaborators

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  • S. L. Guertin, A. J. Huckaba, H. Shirley, R. Lamb, S. Autry, H. Cheema, K. Talukdar, T. Jones, J. W. Jurss, A. Dass, N. I. Hammer, R. H. Schmehl, C. E. Webster, J. H. Delcamp, "Investigation into the Mechanism of Proton Reduction Catalysis by Chromophore-Catalyst [W(PyNHCPhCF3)(CO)4]" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • S. A. Autry, M. Zhang, V. Dixit, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, N. I. Hammer, "Spectroscopic Characterization of the Physical and Photophysical Properties of Newly Developed Platinum Pincer Complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • R. Adams, T. A. Grusenmeyer, G. Liang, C. E. Webster, R. H. Schmehl, "Dramatically Enhanced Hydride Protonation Rates following Photoinduced One Electron Reduction of Os(II) Hydride Complexes" Feeding and Powering the World 2017: Building the Knowledge Base, June 19-20, 2017, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS.
  • S. A. Autry, M. Zhang, V. Dixit, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, N. Hammer, "Spectroscopic characterization of the physical and photo-.physical properties of pewly peveloped platinum pincer complexes" Abstracts of Papers, 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, CA, United States, April 2-6, 2017 (2017), PHYS-456.
  • X. Zhao, Xuan; P. Ping; Y. Yue; L. Lian; M. Long, D. Reese, A. Bah, C. James, G. Liang, C. E. Webster, "Electro- and photolytic hydrogen production catalyzed by molecular Co complexes with pentadentate ligands in aqueous solution"Abstracts of Papers, 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, CA, United States, April 2-6, 2017 (2017), INOR-1369.
  • E. T. Papish, S. Siek, D. B. Burks, C. Boudreaux, D. L. Gerlach, G. Liang, D. B. Grotjahn, C. E. Webster, "Pyridinol based ligands for transition metal catalyzed reduction of CO2 and related substrates: Elucidating the role of Lewis Acids" Abstracts of Papers, 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, CA, United States, April 2-6, 2017 (2017), INOR-614.
  • X. Zhao, S. Powers, P. Wang, R. Mittapalli, K. Knight, T. Rice, C. Lyons, K. Driskill, G. Liang, C. E. Webster, "Hydrogen production catalyzed by molecular Co complexes with pentadentate ligands" Abstracts of Papers, 252nd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 21-25, 2016 (2016), INOR-53.
  • H. P. Shirley, H. Cheema, T. Jones, A. J. Huckaba, A. Dass, C. E. Webster, J. H. Delcamp, "Photocatalytic H2 Production Via Tungsten Catalyst" Feeding and Powering the World 2016: Building the Network, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, July 25-26, 2016.
  • T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, "Rare or Unique Molecular Structures Obtained While Exploring CCC-NHC Pincer Ta Complex Syntheses in Search of a C-H activation Catalyst: Oxidative Amination of Alkenes" Gordon Research Conferences - Organometallics, Newport, RI, July 2015.
  • T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, S. W. Reilly, T. R. Helgert, H. K. Box, H. U. Valle, A. G. Oliver, W. D. Clark, "Next Generation Ligand Architectures: CCC-NHC pincer updates: Product Identification, Methods and the Latest Ta Synthetic Methods and Applications" POLYMAT 2015: International Conference about Polymers and Advanced Materials, Huatulco, Mexico, October 18-22, 2015.
  • X. Zhao, M. Yanney, M. Vennampalli, G. Liang, C. E. Webster, "Electro- and photolytic hydrogen production by mononuclear cobalt complexes with pentadentate ligands" Preprints - American Chemical Society, Division of Energy & Fuels (2015), 60(2), 299-300.
  • X. Zhao, M. Yanney, M. Vennampalli, G. Liang, C. E. Webster, "Electro- and photolytic hydrogen production by mononuclear cobalt complexes with pentadentate ligands" Abstracts of Papers, 250th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Boston, MA, United States, August 16-20, 2015 (2015), ENFL-182.
  • X. Zhao, M. Vennampalli, G. Liang, L. Katta, C. E. Webster, "Electronic tuning of H2 production catalyzed by Co complexes with pentadentate ligands" Abstracts of Papers, 249th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO, United States, March 22-26, 2015 (2015), INOR-873.
  • W. D. Clark, T. K. Hollis, K. N. Leigh, C. E. Webster, "Mechanistic investigations in the hydroamination/cyclization of unactivated amino-alkenes with CCC-NHC Zr pincer complexes" Abstracts, 49th Midwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Columbia, MO, United States, November 12-15 (2014), MWRM-451.
  • T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, T. R. Helgert, H. K. Box, H. U. Valle, A. G. Oliver, W. D. Clark, "Next generation ligand architectures: CCC-NHC pincer Ta complexes; synthetic methods and applications" Abstracts, 49th Midwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Columbia, MO, United States, November 12-15 (2014), MWRM-260.
  • X. Zhao, M. Vennampalli, G. Liang, M. Zhang, C. E. Webster, "Electronic effect on catalytic H2 production by Co complexes with pentadentate ligands" Abstracts of Papers, 248th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Francisco, CA, United States, August 10-14, 2014 (2014), INOR-1083.
  • X. Zhao, M. Vennampalli, C. Que, T. Baine, M. Zhang, G. Liang, J. C. Bollinger, C. E. Webster, "Electro- and photocatalytic H2 production by Co complexes with pentadentate ligands" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), INOR-837.
  • J. O. Johnson, R. G. Letterman, E. J. Heilweil, C. E. Webster, T. J. Burkey, "Synthesis and characterization of (η5-Pentalenyl)Mn(CO)2 complexes with tethered functional groups: Development of organometallic photochromes" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), INOR-286.
  • M. Silkowski, N. J. DeYonker, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, G. R. Shelton, "Synthesis and characterization of ligands for organometallic biomimetic catalysts" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), CHED-1133.
  • L. T. Nguyen, N. J. DeYonker, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, G. R. Shelton, "In silico de novo development and design of ligands for organometallic biomimetic catalysts" Abstracts of Papers, 247th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Dallas, TX, United States, March 16-20, 2014 (2014), CHED-639.
  • (Invited) W. D. Clark, J. Cho, H. U. Valle, T. R. Helgert, T. K. Hollis, E. J. Valente, K. N. Leigh, C. E. Webster, "Mechanistic investigations in the hydroamination/cyclization of unactivated amino-alkenes with a CCC-NHC Zr pincer complex" Abstracts, 69th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Waco, TX, United States, November 16-19 (2013), SWRM-568.
  • G. E. Tyson, K. Tokmic, D. Rabinovich, H. U. Valle, T. K. Hollis, C. E. Webster, J. T. Kelly, N. I. Hammer, "Synthesis, characterization, and photophysical properties of a novel bis(N-heterocyclic thione) (NHT's) SCS-Pd pincer complex" Abstracts, 65th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Atlanta, GA, United States, November 13-16 (2013), SERM-757.
  • T. R. Helgert, T. K. Hollis, A. G. Oliver, H. U. Valle, Y. Wu, C. E. Webster, "CCC-NHC Pincer Ta (V) Complexes: Synthesis, Ligand Exchange, NHC Rearrangement to a Mixed NHC-MIC (Mesoionic Carbene) Pincer, and Intramolecular Catalytic Oxidative Hydroamination of Alkenes" Abstracts, 65th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Atlanta, GA, United States, November 13-16 (2013), SERM-590.
  • W. D. Clark, J. Cho, H. U. Valle, T. R. Helgert, T. K. Hollis, E. J. Valente, K. N. Leigh, C. E. Webster, "Mechanistic investigations in the hydroamination/cyclization of unactivated amino-alkenes with a CCC-NHC Zr pincer complex" Abstracts, 65th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Atlanta, GA, United States, November 13-16 (2013), SERM-158.
  • M. Zhang, Min; C. Xie, G. Liang, J. C. Bollinger, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Synthesis and characterization of metal complexes with pentadentate ligands for catalytic H2 evolution" Abstracts of Papers, 246th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN, United States, September 8-12, 2013 (2013), INOR-158.
  • M. Vennampalli, G. Liang, J. C. Bollinger, C. E. Webster, X, Zhao, "Design of mononuclear metal complexes with polypyridyl ligands for catalytic H2 production" Abstracts of Papers, 246th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN, United States, September 8-12, 2013 (2013), INOR-159.
  • B. Captain, A. Koppaka, D. Isrow, N. J. DeYonker, C. E. Webster, "Small molecule activation by the nitroxide containing complex Ni(η2-TEMPO)2" Abstracts of Papers, 246th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN, United States, September 8-12, 2013 (2013), INOR-216.
  • X. Zhao, M. Vennampalli, C. Que, T. Baine, M. Zhang, G. Liang, C. Xie, J. C. Bollinger, C. E. Webster, "Design of molecular metal complexes with polydentate ligands for H2 production" Abstracts of Papers, 246th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN, United States, September 8-12, 2013 (2013), INOR-484.
  • C. Que, H. Duan, M. Yang, K. Abubakar, J. C. Bollinger, B. Yan, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Mononuclear nickel polypyridine complex as robust electro- and photocatalyst for H2 production" Abstracts of Papers, 246th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN, United States, September 8-12, 2013 (2013), INOR-485.
  • M. Vennampalli, C. Que, T. Baine, M. Zhang, J. C. Bollinger, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Catalytic water splitting by metal complexes based on tris(2-pyridylmethyl)amine derivatives" Abstracts of Papers, 246th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Indianapolis, IN, United States, September 8-12, 2013 (2013), ENFL-117.
  • E. J. Heilweil, T J. Burkey, J. O. Johnson, R. G. Letterman, C. E. Webster, "Design of organometallic photochromes: Utilizing linkage isomerization in the production of ultrafast devices" Abstracts of Papers, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, United States, April 7-11, 2013 (2013), INOR-774.
  • J. O. Johnson, K. L. Mosley, R. G. Letterman, P. P. Lubet, C. E. Webster, T. J. Burkey, "Synthesis and properties of organometallic photochromes based on (η5-cyclopentadienyl)Mn(CO)3 and (η5-pentalenyl)Mn(CO)3 complexes" Abstracts of Papers, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, United States, April 7-11, 2013 (2013), INOR-731.
  • X. Zhao, H. Duan, C. Que, M. Yang, K. Abubakar, D. L. Baker, B. Yan, C. E. Webster, "Hydrogen evolution catalyzed by molecular nickel complex with DPA-Bpy ligand" Abstracts of Papers, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, United States, April 7-11, 2013 (2013), INOR-712.
  • T. Baine, W. M. Singh, S. Kudo, S. Tian, H. Zhou, N. J. DeYonker, T. C. Pham, J. C. Bollinger, D. L. Baker, B. Yan, Y. Lu, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Electrocatalytic and photocatalytic hydrogen production in aqueous solution by a molecular cobalt complex" Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012 (2012), INOR-521.
  • X. Zhao, W. M. Singh, T. Baine, C. E. Webster, B. Yan, S. Tian, H. Zhou, "Hydrogen evoduction catalyzed by molecular cobalt complexes in aqueous solution" Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012 (2012), INOR-18.
  • T. Baine, W. M. Singh, S. Kudo, S. Tian, X. A. N. Ma, H. Zhou, N. J. DeYonker, T. C. Pham, J. C. Bollinger, D. L. Baker, B. Yan, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Electrocatalytic and Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production in Aqueous Solution by a Molecular Cobalt Complex" The TN-SCORE Annual Conference, Vanderbilt Marriot, Nashville, June 15, 2012.
  • T. J. Burkey, E. J. Heilweil, J. O. Johnson, K. L. Mosley, P. P. Lubet, C. E. Webster, "Preparation and photochemistry of cyclopentadienyl manganese tricarbonyl derivatives with pendant hydrazone and pyridine groups" Abstracts of Papers, 243rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, CA, United States, March 25-March 29, 2012 (2012), INOR-1001.
  • T. J. Burkey, C. B. Duke, R. G. Letterman, C. R. Ross, C. E. Webster, "Synthetic, structural, photochemical, and thermochemical studies of arene chromium tricarbonyl complexes with tethered pyridine groups" Abstracts of Papers, 243rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, CA, United States, March 25-March 29, 2012 (2012), INOR-1000.
  • C. Que, M. Singh, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Water oxidation by metal complexes with tris(2-pyridylmethyl)amine and derivatives" Abstracts of Papers, 243rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, CA, United States, March 25-March 29, 2012 (2012), INOR-814.
  • T. Baine, W. M. Singh, S. Kudo, N. J. DeYonker, T. C. Pham, D. L. Baker, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Electrocatalytic and Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production from Water by a Molecular Pentacoordinated Cobalt Complex" Solar Fuels: Science, Engineering & Policy, Jan. 11-12, 2012, hosted by Duke University and the Solar Energy Research Center (SERC) at UNC-Chapel Hill (http://www.serc.unc.edu/conf/)
  • H. Duan, T. C. Pham, D. L. Baker, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, H. Zhou, J. C. Bollinger, B. Yan, Z. Wu, S. Tian, Y. Lu, "Synthesis, characterization, and reactivity of Mn complex with DPA-Bpy ligand" Solar Fuels: Science, Engineering & Policy, Jan. 11-12, 2012, hosted by Duke University and the Solar Energy Research Center (SERC) at UNC-Chapel Hill (http://www.serc.unc.edu/conf/)
  • S. Kudo, W. M. Singh, T. Baine, N. DeYonker, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Thermodynamic Study of Hydrogen Evolution from Water by Mononuclear Pentacoordinated Cobalt Complex" Solar Fuels: Science, Engineering & Policy, Jan. 11-12, 2012, hosted by Duke University and the Solar Energy Research Center (SERC) at UNC-Chapel Hill (http://www.serc.unc.edu/conf/)
  • T. K. Hollis, X. Zhang, A. M. Wright, N. J. DeYonker, N. I. Hammer, C. E. Webster, E. J. Valente, "Synthesis, air-stability, photo-bleaching, and DFT modeling of blue light-emitting platinum CCC-N-heterocyclic carbene pincer complexes" Abstracts, 63rd Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Richmond, VA, United States, October 26-29 (2011), SERM-599.
  • T. C. T. Pham, I. W. Wanjala, A. L. Howard, D. K. Breland, N. J. DeYonker, C. E. Webster, A. L. Parrill, D. L. Baker, "Characterizing the structure and function of lipid preferring nucleotide pyrophosphatase phosphodiesterases using computational and experimental methods" Abstracts, 63rd Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Richmond, VA, United States, October 26-29 (2011), SERM-274.
  • X. Zhao, J. Ivie, W. M. Singh, B. Radaram, R. M. Grudzien, J. H. Reibenspies, C. E. Webster, "Water oxidation by mononuclear ruthenium complexes with TPA-based ligands" 242nd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO, United States, August 28-September 1, 2011 (2011), INOR-196.
  • P. L. Ranaivo, S. J. Symes, J. D. Swan, C. E. Webster, P. S. Simone, G. L. Emmert, "Structural Determination of the Products from the Reaction of Haloacetic Acid with Nicotinamide in Drinking Water Analysis" PITTCON Conference and Expo 2011, Atlanta, GA, United States, March 13-18, 2011, Session 1870-7.
  • T. J. Burkey, K. L. Mosley, C. E. Webster, K. R. Ruddick, P. P. Lubet, J. O. Johnson, E. J. Heilweil, "Photochromic cyclopentadiene manganese tricarbonyl derivatives: Participation of imine group during linkage isomerization" Abstracts of Papers, 240th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 22-26, 2010, INOR-652.
  • K. L. Mosley, K. R. Ruddick, J. O. Johnson, C. E. Webster, T. J. Burkey, "Synthesis of new photochromic organometallics based on a linkage isomerization" Abstracts of Papers, 240th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 22-26, 2010, INOR-567.
  • X. Zhao, R. Grudzien, J. A. Ivie, K. R. Ruddick, C. E. Webster, "Water oxidation by ruthenium complexes with tris(2-pyridylmethyl)amine derivatives" Abstracts of Papers, 240th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 22-26, 2010, FUEL-83.
  • P. P. Kannam, R. Grudzien, J. A. Ivie, K. R. Ruddick, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Design of Ru Complexes for Water Oxidation" 33rd Annual Area Collegiate Chemistry Meeting, Apr. 10, 2010, hosted by the University of Tennessee at Martin
  • X. Zhao, R. Grudzien, J. Ivie, K. R. Ruddick, C. E. Webster, "Design of Ru complexes for water oxidation" Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010, INOR-933.
  • K. Camara, R. Letterman, C. E. Webster, X. Zhao, "Synthesis and characterization of Mn-Ca complexes for water oxidation" Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010, INOR-241.
  • K. L. Mosley, K. Ruddick, C. E. Webster, E. J. Heilweil, T. J. Burkey, "Synthesis and Photochemistry of Novel Organometallics" Abstracts, 38th Great Lakes Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Chicago, IL, United States, May 13-16, 2009, GLRM-227.
  • E. J. Heilweil, K. Mosley, K. R. Ruddick, C. E. Webster, T. J. Burkey, "Photochromic cyclopentadienyl manganese tricarbonyl derivatives: Studies of linkage isomerization and ultrafast time resolved infrared spectroscopy" Abstracts of Papers, 237th ACS National Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, March 22-26, 2009, INOR-435.
  • K. L. Mosley, K. Ruddick, C. E. Webster; E. J. Heilweil, T. J. Burkey, "Synthesis and Photochemistry of New Photochromic Organometallics" Abstracts, 60th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Nashville, TN, United States, November 12-15, 2008, SERM-409.
  • K. L. Mosley, K. R. Ruddick, C. E. Webster, E. J. Heilweil, T. J. Burkey, "Synthesis and Photochemistry of New Photochromic Organometallics" Graduate student poster presentation at 2009 Undergraduate Research Conference.
  • E. J. Heilweil, K. L. Mosley, C. E. Webster, K. Ruddick, T. J. Burkey, "Ultrafast Time Resolved Infrared Spectroscopy of Photochromic Cyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl Derivatives" Abstracts, 60th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Nashville, TN, United States, November 12-15, 2008, SERM-106.
  • S. Kumar, D. L. Watkins, D. K. Breland, C. E. Webster, T. Fujiwara, "Solvatochromism of a Unique Bispiropyran" International Symposium on Stimuli-Responsive Materials, Hattiesburg, MS, United States, October 28-30, 2008.
  • M. B. Hall, C. E. Webster, S. D. Zaric, "Theoretical identification of the intermediates and the reaction mechanism in the carbon-hydrogen bond activation by the photochemically generated hydrotris (3,5-dimethylpyrazol-1-yl) borato carbonyl rhodium" Abstracts of Papers, 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, United States, March 25-29, 2007, INOR-1070.
  • B. A. Vastine, C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical Studies of Oxidative Addition/Reductive Elimination through Pt(II)/Pt(IV) Centers by Density Functional Theory." Abstracts, 60th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Fort Worth, TX, United States, September 29-October 4, 2004, SEPT04-066.
  • C. Beddie, C. E. Webster, Y. Fan, M. B. Hall, "Density Functional Theory Investigations on the Mechanism of Urea Degradation Catalyzed by Urease Model Complexes." Abstracts, 60th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Fort Worth, TX, United States, September 29-October 4, 2004, SEPT04-456.
  • C. E. Webster, M. Y. Darensbourg, P. A. Lindahl, M. B. Hall, "Structures and Energetics of Models for the Active Site of Acetyl-Coenzyme A Synthase: Role of Distal and Proximal Metals in Catalysis" Poster presented at the 7th European Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference (EUROBIC 7), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, August 29-September 2, 2004.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Separating Electronic, Steric, and Packing Interactions in Crystallographic Structures By Density Functional Theory" Seminar presented at the Annual National Meeting of the American Crystallographic Association (ACA), Chicago, IL, July 17-22, 2004.
  • Y. B. Fan, C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical study on the mechanism of the regiospecific functionalization of alkanes catalyzed by CpRh(η4-C6H6) complex." Abstracts of Papers, 225th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, United States, March 23-27, 2003, INOR-665, 225, U128.
  • S. D. Zaric, C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical study of alkane activation by tris (pyrazolyl)borate rhodium carbonyl." Abstracts of Papers, 225th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, United States, March 23-27, 2003, INOR-752, 225, U142.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical studies of inorganic and organometallic reaction mechanisms: Carbon-hydrogen and carbon-carbon bond activation of cyclopropane by cationic iridium(III) and neutral rhodium(I) and iridium(I) complexes." Abstracts of Papers, 224th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 18-22, 2002, INOR-013, 224, U642.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Predicting Structures and Energetics in Transition Metal Polyhydride Complexes" Seminar presented at the XIX Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography (IUCr), Geneva, Switzerland, August 6-15, 2002.
  • M. B. Hall, C. E. Webster, "The theoretical transition state structure of a model complex bears a striking resemblance to the active site structure of DMSO reductase." Poster presented at the International Conference on Bioinorganic Chemistry (ICBIC) 10, Florence, Italy, August 26-31, 2001; J Inorg Biochem 2001, 86, 246.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Theoretical Studies of the Reaction Mechanism of Dimethylsulfoxide Reductase with Inorganic Model Complexes: Six vs. Seven Coordinate Reaction Mechanism and DMSO Coordination to the Active Site" Poster presented at Molybdenum & Tungsten Enzymes, Gordon Research Conference, Queen's College, Oxford, England, July 1-6, 2001.
  • C. E. Webster, M. B. Hall, "Structure and rearrangements of an Ir tris(pyrazolyl)borate tetrahydride complex" Poster presented at EURO-Hydrides 2000, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France, September 6-9, 2000.
  • C. R. Bowers, J. Bharatam, V. Storhaug, C. E. Webster, A. Cottone, R. Gianna, B. J. Gaffney, "Laser-polarized xenon-(129) NMR & BET isotherm analysis of XE adsorption on lyophilized proteins." Platform presented at the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB), Biophysical Society 43rd Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, February 13-17, 1999; Biophys J 1999, 76, A136.



Recent News

Aug 2015
$6 million NSF RII Track-2 FEC: "Feeding and Powering the World" funded!

July 2014
Webster Group moved to Mississippi State University

June 2014
Dr. Webster co-organized and presented at "Making and Breaking Bonds with Light" at Telluride Science Research Center

April 2014
Katie Leigh accepted tenure-track faculty position! Congratulations Katie!