Prof. Peter Gaspar

Peter Gaspar, the P.I.

 

Professor, department of chemistry

PHONE: 
314-935-6568
OFFICE: 
Louderman 536
 

Degrees:

Ph.D., Yale University

M.S., Yale University

B.S., California Institute of Technology

 

 

 

Appointments

1973-present, Professor of Chemistry, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

 2004, Visiting Foreign Research Fellow, Tsukuba University, Tsukuba, Japan

1969-1990, Research Collaborator, Department of Chemistry, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY.

1990-1991, Member, editorial advisory board, ACS journal Organometallics

1988, Visiting Professor, Universite  des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc, Montpellier, France

1988, Traveling Lectureship, French Ministry of Education

1987, Visiting Professor of Chemistry, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

1973, Fulbright Lecturer and Visiting Professor of Organic Chemistry, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal

1973, NATO Traveling Lectureship, Germany, Holland, Switzerland

1969-1970, Visiting Associate Professor of Chemistry, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

1968-1973, Associate Professor of Chemistry, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

1963 -1968, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

1962-1963, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

1961-1962, NATO Postdoctoral Fellow, Institut fuer organische Chemie, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany

 

 

Honors

2005, election as Fellow, Society of Antiquaries, London, England

2005-2006, commendation for graduate student mentoring, Graduate Student  Senate, Washington University, St. Louis, MO.

2003-2004, commendation for graduate student mentoring, Graduate Student  Senate Washington University, St. Louis, MO.

1986, Frederick Stanley Kipping Award for organosilicon chemistry, American Chemical Society.

1980, Stack Memorial Lecture, American Numismatic Society, “The Machine Comes to the Mint”

 

Location: Louderman 542     Phone: (314) 935-6590

News Updates

 

June 2015

A brand new uni-station glovebox was setup. 

February 2015

Sophia Koziatek has succesfully defended her thesis on February 23rd 2015. Congratulations, Dr Koziatek. And best wishes to your new position in college teaching. 

February 2015

The Gaspar Group is glad to welcome a new member. Undergrad James Wang has joined the group on February 3rd. Welcome James!

September 2014

We are getting a brand new Glovebox this Fall!

August 2014.

Welcome to the newest Washington University Chemistry Graduate Students.  Stop by our lab in Louderman 542 to say hello.

The Gaspar Group launches its new website!

July 2014

Peter R. completed the STARs program. Good job and congratulations Peter!

July 2014

Dr. Fengrui Qu has joined the group as a PostDoc. Welcome!

June 2014

Dr. James Korang finished his 2nd year as a PostDoc and has recently obtained Chemist position in Ghana. Congratulations and good luck with your new position James!

May 2014

Congratulations to Michael Boucher on graduating from Washington University and his acceptance into the doctoral program at Cornell University.