Katherine M. Masters

Katherine M. Masters

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  • Associate Teaching Professor
  • Director, Chem 213H and 431W Laboratories
214 Whitmore Laboratory
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-3319

Mailing Address:
104 Chemistry Building


  1. B.S., Georgian Court College, 1994
  2. Ph.D., Penn State University, 2001

Selected Publications:

Masters, K., Schreiner, S., Hennis, A. Can We Find a Cure for AIDS? A New Module for a Non-science Majors General Chemistry Course. Presented at the 223rd National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Orlando, Florida, April 2002; Paper CHED 77.

Feldman, K. S., Liu, Y., Saunders, J. C., Masters, K. M., Campbell, R. F., Heterocycles in Organic Materials Chemistry. Synthesis of Di-, Tri-, and Tetraimide Polycarboxylic Acids for Use in Organic Network Assembly, Heterocycles, 55, 1527 (2001).

Feldman, K. S., Masters, K. M., Studies Directed Toward the Total Synthesis of Halichlorine. Presented at the 220th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Washington, D. C., ORGN 30, Paper August (2000).

Feldman, K. S., Masters, K. M., Facile Preparation of Tetra(2-aminoethyl)methane and Tetra(3-aminopropyl)methane: Novel Tetravalent Monomers for Materials Synthesis, J. Organic Chem., 64, 8945 (1999).

Feldman, K. S., Campbell, R. F., Saunders, J. C., Ahn, C., Masters, K. M., Towards Covalently Linked Organic Networks: Model Studies and Connector Syntheses, J. Organic Chem., 126, 62, 8814 (1997).