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Daniel Macks, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Daniel Macks

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Lecturer, 2005-present
Department of Chemistry
Towson University

Goodwin Postdoctoral Fellow, 2003–2004

PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 2002

ScB, Brown University, 1996

3) Shang, S.; Iwadare, H.; Macks, D. E.; Ambrosini, L. M.; Tan, D. S.* “A unified synthetic approach to polyketides having both skeletal and stereochemical diversity.” Org. Lett. 2007, 9, 1895-1898.

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2) DiBlasi, C. M.; Macks, D. E.; Tan, D. S.* “An acid-stable tert-butyldiarylsilyl (TBDAS) linker for solid-phase organic synthesis.” Org. Lett. 2005, 7, 1777-1780.

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1) Linnen, C.J.; Macks, D. E.; Coombe, R. D.* “Synthesis of Al(N3)3 and the deposition of AlN thin films.” J. Phys. Chem. B 1997, 101, 1602-1608.

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