Jason M. Keith, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Chemistry

Colgate University

Research Interests:

Apply state of the art theoretical chemistry techniques, such as density functional theory, to elucidating and understanding reactivity and electronic structure in inorganic chemistry in problems including but not limited to:

Oxygen Reduction/Water Oxidation

High Energy-Density Biofuels

Selective Extraction of Transuranic Elements from the Nuclear Waste Stream

C-H Activation

Heteroatom Transfer

Examining the Form and Function of Enzyme Active Sites

Investigations of Bond Covalency and its Applications in Inorganic Complexes