Greg Spyridis

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Fall Courses

SCIE 1203 Survey of General Organic and Biochemistry I

SCIE 1333 General Chemistry I

SCIE 2433 Organic Chemistry I

Spring Courses

SCIE 1243 Survey of General Organic and Biochemistry II

SCIE 1343 General Chemistry II

SCIE 2443 Organic Chemistry II

Education

 Ph.D.  Organic Chemistry, University of Washington, 1996

 B.Sc.  Chemistry, (minor in Mathematics) Seattle University, 1985.

Postgraduate Training

University of Washington, Department of Anesthesiology, Senior Fellow, 1996 –1998.

Publications (Undergraduate Coauthors in Bold)

1. Purdon J, Spyridis GT, and Meany JE The Activation Parameters for the Reversible Hydration of Pyruvic Acid. Current Topics in Catalysis 201813:57.

2. Sykora RE, McDonald L, and Spyridis GT. Triphenylmethyl Benzoate. Acta Cryst. 2009 E65:o2026.

3. Sykora RE, Kalachnikova K, and Spyridis GT. 3-Triphenylmethyl-2,4-pentanedione. Acta Cryst. 2007 E63: o4075.

4. Blice-Baum A, Van Dyke A, Sigmon I, Salter EA, Wierzbicki A, Pocker Y, and Spyridis GT.  Computational and Spectroscopic Studies Concerning the Solvatochromic Behavior of 1,3-Disubstituted Azulenes.  Int. J. Quantum Chem.  2006; 106:2331.

5. Pocker Y, and Spyridis GT.  The Modulation of Tautomeric Equilibria by Ionic Clusters:  Acetylacetone in Solutions of Lithium Perchlorate-Diethyl Ether.  J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2002; 124:10373.

6. Pocker Y, and Spyridis GT.  Electrostatic Modulation by Ionic Aggregates:  Charge Transfer Transitions in Solutions of Lithium Perchlorate-Diethyl Ether.  J. Am. Chem. Soc.  2002; 124:7390.

7. Anderson J, Byrne T, Woelfel KJ, Meany JE, Spyridis GT, and Pocker Y.  The Hydrolysis of p-Nitrophenyl Acetate:  A Versatile Reaction to Study Enzyme Kinetics.  J. Chem. Educ.  1994; 71:715.

8. Spyridis GT, and Meany JE.  Tautomerization of Acetylacetone Enol.  J. Chem. Educ.  1988; 65:461.

9. Spyridis GT, Meany JE, and Pocker Y.  Carbonic Anhydrase Catalysis:  An Experiment in Enzyme Kinetics.  J. Chem. Educ.  1985; 62:1124.