Chemistry & Physics

Dr. Richard Wallace

Office: Science Center 2006
912.344.2715
Richard.Wallace@armstrong.edu
http://chemphys.armstrong.edu/wallace/rw.htm


Courses

  • CHEM 2101 - Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM 2101L - Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
  • CHEM 2102 - Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM 2102L - Organic Chemistry II Laboratory
  • CHEM 4100 - Advanced Topics in Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM 4500 - Chemistry Seminar

Academic Vita

  • Postdoctoral - Colorado State University, 1988-1990
  • Ph.D. - Organic Chemistry, Clemson Univeristy, 1988
  • B.S. - Chemistry, Armstrong State College, 1984
  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry - University of Alabama, 1990-1995
  • Associate Professor of Chemistry - AASU, 1995-2001
  • Professor of Chemistry - AASU, 2001 - present

Research Areas

  • Tropical Fruits (Bananas and dragon fruit)-Development of varieties better suited to fruit production in our climate
  • Tropical Flowers (Ornamental Bananas and Plumeria)-Development of new hybrids with improved characteristics
  • Plant Biotechnology-Secondary metabolite analysis from in vitro cultures (and various other in vitro projects)
  • Synthetic Organic Methodolgy-Development of new methods for carrying out organic transformations