Melissa Lamson - Matyjaszewski Polymer Group - Carnegie Mellon University

Melissa Lamson

Address:
Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office: MI-802
Phone: (412) 268-3208

Education

The State University of New York College at Geneseo, Geneseo, NY

May 2011

B.S. in Chemistry

Presentations

National Conference of Undergraduate Research, Ithaca, NY, USA. March 31-April 2

Rochester Area ACS Poster Presentation, Geneva, NY, USA.  April 24th, 2010

Research Experience

State University of New York College at Geneseo. August 2009- May 2011

Research Assistant for Professor Cristina Geiger, Chemistry Department

Synthesis and gelation studies of three novel cholesterol-based gelators.

Spectroscopic characterization (UV-vis, Fluorescence, and Circular Dichroism) of three cholesterol based gelators molecules in dilute solution vs. in the gel state.

Teaching Experience

State University of New York College at Geneseo, August 2010-December 2010

Lab Instructor for Majors General Chemistry Lab with Professor Barnabas Gikonyo, Chemistry Department

Affiliations

 American Chemical Society