Melbourne Schriver, Ph.D.
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Melbourne Schriver, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry - Dept. Coordinator

506-858-8970 ext: 206

B.Sc. (Hons.), University of New Brunswick
Ph.D., University of New Brunswick

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Honours & Scholarships

Steven & Ella Steeves Research Grant, 2017
The Steven & Ella Steeves Faculty Award for Excellence in Research, Crandall  University, 2009
Petroleum Research Fund, Summer Research Fellowship, 2001.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Faculty Research Grant, 1997
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Post-doctoral Fellow, 1991
Killam Fellow (Dalhousie University), 1989

Courses Taught

Introduction to Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Physics
Christianity and the Natural Sciences

Select Publications & Presentations

Decken, S. Greer, F. Grein, A, Mailman, B. Mueller, T. AP Paulose, J. Passmore, J. M. Rautiainen, S. A. Richardson, M. J. Schriver, T. K. Whidden, “Absorption of SO2 (g) by TDAE [O2SSO2](s) to Give TDAE [O2SS (O) 2SO2](s):Related Reactions of [NR4] 2 [O2SSO2](s)(R= CH3, C2H5)”, Inorganic Chemistry, 2016, 5999.

“Homeschooled University Chemistry Students: An Opportunity for Service and Preparation,” paper presented to the 42nd College Chemistry Canada Conference, Mount St. Vincent University, 2015

  1. Bruna, A. Decken, S. Greer, F. Grein, Jenkins, H.D.B., B. Mueller, T. A. P. Paulose, J. Passmore, J. M. Rautiainen, S. Richardson, M. J. Schriver,, “The synthesis of TDAE[O2SSO2](s) and the discovery of TDAE[O2SSSSO2](s) containing the first polythionite, [O2SSSSO2]2 ̶”, Inorganic Chemistry, 2013, 13651.

“Problem Based Learning Using On-Campus Field Trips,” paper presented to the CIC Atlantic Section AGM Conference “Texts in Transition,” Crandall University, 2011.