Linda Lettko, Ph.D.

Bio: 

Education

Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Massachusetts

Courses Taught at ACPHS

Chemistry 101 and 102 (lab and lecture)
Chemistry 111 and Chemistry 121 (lab)

Selected Publications and Presentations

Synthesis and Characterization of Functionally Substituted Cyclopentadienyl Derivatives of Silver and Copper. Linda Lettko and Marvin D. Rausch. Organometallics, 2000, 19, 4060-4065.

Synthesis of (phosphine)silver(I) trifluoromethanesulfonate complexes and the molecular structure of di-trifluoromethylsulfonate-(tetrakis-triphenylphosphine)disilver(I). Linda Lettko, John S. Wood, and Marvin D. Rausch. Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2000, 308, 37-44.

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Studies of Ion Pairs in Solution. School of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Symposium, May 1999. Poster with Dr. Lorrie Comeford, Natalie Jacktoo and Sean Benjamin.

The Synthesis and Characterization of Cyclopentadienylsilver and copper Compounds. University of Massachusetts Chemistry Research Symposium/Posterfest, October 1993 (with Roberta O. Day and Marvin D. Rausch).

A Convenient Preparation and the MolecularStructure of trans-bis-(dimethylglyoximato) (trifluoromethyl) (pyridine)cobalt(III): A Cobaloxime With a Very Short Co-C(sp3)bond. Paul J. Toscano, Linda Konieczny, Schuncheng Liu, and Jon Zubieta. Inorg. Chim. Acta, 1989, 166(2), 163-5.

Instructor
Department of Basic and Social Sciences