Chemistry & Physical
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Chemistry

Elizabeth T. Wise, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

Education

  • Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh
  • B.S. in Chemistry, University of Toledo

Areas of Expertise

  • Chemistry – all levels, including introductory, general, allied health, non-majors, and analytical

Recent Presentations

  • Presented "The Chemistry of Art" at the Northwest Ohio Symposium on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Teaching, Bowling Green, OH, 11/2/2013
  • Presented “Analysis of Salt Formations on Ancient Ceramics”, National Science Teachers Association National Conference, San Antonio, TX, 4/11/2013
  • Presented “Analysis of Salt Formations on Ancient Ceramics”, 2012 Biennial Conference on Chemical Education, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 7/30/2012
  • Presented “Interdisciplinary Professional Development:  Chemistry and Art”, Athena Art Society Meeting, Sylvania, OH, 5/22/2012
  • Presented “Interdisciplinary Professional Development: Chemistry and Art” for the UT Student Affiliates of the Toledo Section of the American Chemical Society, The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 12/8/2011
  • Presented “Interdisciplinary Professional Development: Chemistry and Art” at the Northwest Ohio Symposium on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Teaching, Perrysburg, OH, 11/5/2011
  • Presented "Jazzin' Up General College Chemistry" at the National Science Teachers Association Area Conference, Nashville, TN, 12/3/2010
  • Presented "Jazzin' Up General College Chemistry" at the Northwest Ohio Symposium on Science, Math, and Technology Teaching, Perrysburg, OH, 11/6/2010
  • Presented "Jazzin' Up General College Chemistry" at the Northwest Ohio Symposium on Science, Math, and Technology Teaching, Perrysburg, OH, 11/7/2009
  • Presented "The Chemistry of Art" at the Northwest Ohio Symposium on Science, Math, and Technology Teaching, Toledo, OH, 11/8/2008

Publications

  • Wise, E. T.; Weber, S. G., "Reversibly Crosslinked Gels", The Polymeric Materials Encyclopedia: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, CRC Press, Inc., 1996.
  • Wise, E. T.; Weber, S. G., "A Simple Partitioning Model for Reversibly Crosslinked Polymers and Application to Poly(vinyl alcohol)-Borate Solutions ('Slime')", Macromolecules. 1995, 28, 8321.
  • Wise, E. T., "Symposium on Immunoanalytical Chemistry", Trends Anal. Chem. 1993, Vol. 12, No. 5, VIII.
  • Wise, E. T.; Weber, S. G., "Quantitative Evaluation of a Smart Material: PVA-Borate Gelation and the Gel's Response to Diols", Polym. Prepr. 1993, 34, 215.
  • Weber, S. G.; Wise, E. T.; Hamilton, A. D.; Fan, E.; Vicent, C.; Garcia-Tellado, F.; Geib, S. J., "Controlled Formation and Properties of Responsive Polymers", Active Materials and Adaptive Structures: Proceedings of the ADPA/AIAA/ASME/SPIE Conference. 1992, 33.
  • Cohen, C.; Davis, B.; Jackovitz, J.; Preigh, M.; Tsai, H.; Wise, E., "PittCon 1991: Research Highlights", Trends Anal. Chem. 1991, Vol. 10, No. 6, 170

Awards and Recognition

  • Promoted to Professor, 2013
  • Granted sabbatical leave, fall 2011
  • Recipient of a Palmer Scholarship from the Toledo Museum of Art, 2011
  • Recipient of a Lourdes College Scholarship Fellowship, 2011
  • Attended the Franciscan Pilgrimage for Faculty and Staff in Assisi and Rome, Italy, 2011
  • Recipient of the Lourdes College Faculty Excellence Award, 2008
  • Nominated for Lourdes College Faculty Excellence Award: 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, and 2014
  • Faculty Recognition Award, Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ, 1995–2000

Contact


Elizabeth T. Wise
Office: LH 218
Phone: 419-824-3705
Email