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Legrande Slaughter
Associate Professor-Chemistry
Email  Legrande.Slaughter@unt.edu   
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 Degree Major/Thesis/Dissertation Institution Year
Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry Cornell University 2000
B.A. Chemistry Drew University 1994
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SemesterSubjectCourse NumberSectionCourse NameCalculated Semester Credit HoursSyllabus 
Fall 2015CHEM5010002Introduction to Graduate Teaching and Research Download Syllabus
Summer 5W1 2015CHEM1410211General Chemistry for Science Majors Download Syllabus
Summer 5W1 2015CHEM1410001General Chemistry for Science Majors Download Syllabus
Spring 2015CHEM5620001Selected Topics in Inorganic Chemistry Download Syllabus
Fall 2014CHEM5560002Inorganic Chemistry I Download Syllabus
Fall 2014CHEM4610002Advanced Inorganic Chemistry Download Syllabus
Fall 2013CHEM1410272General Chemistry for Science Majors Download Syllabus
Fall 2013CHEM1410271General Chemistry for Science Majors Download Syllabus
Fall 2013CHEM1410007General Chemistry for Science Majors Download Syllabus
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Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)RankDepartment / SchoolCollege / OfficeUniversity / Company
2013-PresentAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Chemistry University of North Texas
2008-2013Associate ProfessorDepartment of Chemistry Oklahoma State University
2002-2008Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Chemistry Oklahoma State University
2002Visiting ScientistFakultät für Chemie Technische Universität München
2000-2002Postdoctoral AfilliateDepartment of Chemistry Stanford University
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“‘Decarbonization’ of an imino-N-heterocyclic carbene ligand via triple benzyl migration from hafnium.” Highlighted in Chemical & Engineering News (April 6, 2015).
Prema, D.; Mathota Arachchige, Y. L. N.; Murray, R. E.; Slaughter, L. M.*
Chemical Communications 2015, 51, 6753-6756.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
"Ligand- and Brønsted acid/base-switchable reaction pathways in gold(I)-catalyzed cycloisomerizations of allenoic acids."
Handa, S.; Subramanium, S. S.; Ruch, A. A.; Tanski, J. M.; Slaughter, L. M.*
Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 2015, 13, 3936-3949.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
“Access to 2'-substituted binaphthyl monoalcohols via complementary nickel-catalyzed Kumada coupling reactions under mild conditions: Key role of a P,O ligand. ”
Handa, S.; Mathota Arachchige, Y. L. N.; Slaughter, L. M.*
Journal of Organic Chemistry 2013, 78, 5694-5699.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
“Enantiomeric separation of isochromene derivatives by high-performance liquid chromatography using cyclodextrin based stationary phases and principal component analysis of the separation data. ”
Nanayakkara, Y. S.; Woods, R. M., Breitbach, Z. S.; Handa, S.; Slaughter, L. M.; Armstrong, D. W.*
Journal of Chromatography A 2013, 1305, 94-101.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
“Enantioselective alkynylbenzaldehyde cyclizations catalyzed by chiral gold(I) acyclic diaminocarbene complexes that contain weak Au-arene interactions.” Designated a Very Important Paper (top 5%). Featured on journal back cover. Highlighted in Angewandte Chemie, Synfacts, and ChemCatChem.
Handa, S.; Slaughter, L. M.*
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2012, 51, 2912-2915.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
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