Nathan Bowling

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Education

Postdoctoral Researcher, Organic Materials, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana (2005-2006)
Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of WI-Madison (2000-2005)
B.S., Chemistry, Valparaiso University (1996-2000)

Recent Publications

“Formation of Self-Complementary Halogen-Bonded Dimers” Oburn, S.M.; Bowling, N.P.; Bosch, E. Cryst. Growth Des. 2015 DOI:10.1021/cg501406w

“Intramolecular Halogen Bonding in Solution: 15N, 13C, and 19F NMR Studies of Temperature and Solvent Effects” Thorson, R.A.*; Woller, G.R.*; Driscoll, Z.L.*; Geiger, B.E.*; Moss, C.A.*; Schlapper, A.L.*; Speetzen, E.D.; Bosch, E.; Erdélyi, M.; Bowling, N.P. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2015 DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201403671

“Intramolecular Halogen Bonding Supported by an Aryldiyne Linker” Widner, D.L.*; Knauf, Q.R.*; Merucci, M.T.*; Fritz, T.R.*; Sauer, J.S.*; Speetzen, E.D.; Bosch, E.; Bowling, N.P. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79(13), 6269-6278

“Conjugated Metallorganic macrocycles: opportunities for coordination-driven planarization of bidentate, pyridine-based ligands” Hamm, D.C.*; Braun, L.A.*; Burazin, A.N.*; Gauthier, A.M.*; Ness, K.O.*; Biebel, C.E.*; Sauer, J.S.*; Tanke, R.; Noll, B.C.; Bosch, E.; Bowling, N.P. Dalton Trans. 2013, 42, 948-958

“Evidence of Enhanced Conjugation in ortho-Arylene Ethynylenes with Transition Metal Coordination” Ren, Q.*; Reedy, C.G.*; Terrell, E.A.*; Wieting, J.M.*; Wagie, R.W.*; Asplin, J.P.*; Doyle, L.M.*; Long, S.J.*; Everard, M.T.*; Sauer, J.S.*; Baumgart, C.E.*; D’Acchioli, J.S.; Bowling, N.P. J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77(5), 2571-2577

*denotes UWSP undergraduate student

Extramural Grant Support

National Science Foundation (NSF), RUI: “Intramolecular Halogen Bonding in Arylene Ethynylene Structures” Start date: June 15, 2013.

UW-System Applied Research Grant Program (WiSys): "Development of Two-Dimensional Metallorganic Networks for Potential Application in Photovoltaics; Synthetic Avenues to Processible Materials ": 2010

National Science Foundation, Major Research Instrumentation (MRI): “MRI-R2: Acquisition of a High Resolution QTOF Mass Spectrometer”: 2009

National Science Foundation, Major Research Instrumentation (MRI): “MRI-R2: Acquisition of a Bruker 400 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer to Support Research at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point”: 2009

American Chemical Society-Petroleum Research Fund: “Elaboration of petroleum-derived aromatics for the generation of conjugated discotic and cruciform structures: controlling electronic properties via transition metal coordination”: 2009

UW-System Applied Research Grant Program (WiSys): "Development of Two-Dimensional Metallorganic Networks for Potential Application in Photovoltaics": 2009

Cottrell College Science Award: “Generation and Studies of Pyrazinyleneethynylenes: Controlling Oligomer Geometry via Transition Metal Coordination”: 2008