Peter Y. Johnson , Ph.D.Emeritus Professor of Chemistry
- B.S. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
- Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Research & Major Accomplishments
Most recent interests relate to conceiving, funding, and implementing urban educational programs involving SEM (science, engineering, and math) subjects. My resume contains more information.
He has published 40 plus articles in refereed publications ranging from organic synthesis and mechanisms to the use of experts systems in chemistry and co-authored two chapters for the ACS Symposium Series and given over professional presentations. Recent Accomplishmants include:
- "Designing an Expert System for Organic Synthesis: The Need for Strategic Planning," Peter Y. Johnson, I. Burnstein, J. Crary, M.Evens, and T. Wang, Published in the ACS Symposium Series 408 ";Expert System Applications in Chemistry, p102-124, edited by Bruce Hohne and Thomas Pierce, 1989, Los Angeles, California
- "Palladium Catalyzed Vinylic Substitution Reactions An Approach to Amino Alkyl Phencyclidines", P. Y. Johnson and J. Q. Wen, J. Org. Chem., 46 2767 (l98l).