1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454
James McGarrah has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2007.
Postdoctorial Studies: Northwestern University (2003-2006)
PhD, Chemistry; University of Rochester (1997-2002)
BS, Chemical Physics; University of California, San Diego (1991-1995)
Platinum Coordination Compounds
Organic Light Emitting Devices
Dyes Sensitized Solar Cells
Chem 330: Inorganic Chemistry I
An introduction to modern inorganic chemistry. Topics include current models used to describe periodicity, bonding, and structure, acid-base chemistry, coordination chemistry, inorganic reaction mechanisms, and an introduction to organometallic chemistry. Prerequisite: /Co-requisite: CHEM 322 or CHEM 324 or permission of instructor. Offered every spring
Chem 331: Lab Tech in Inorganic Chem
This course serves to familiarize students with modern synthetic and instrumental techniques used in the preparation, characterization, and study of inorganic compounds. Prerequisite: /Co-requisite: CHEM 330. Offered every spring.
Chem 209: Intermediate Chemistry Lab
This course serves as a bridge to advanced chemistry laboratory courses at Geneseo. Students will learn how to perform quantitative measurements and techniques for the synthesis and characterization of compounds. Safety in the laboratory environment an experimental design are emphasized. Prequisites: CHEM 119. Offered every spring semester