Chemistry Faculty: Michael Lufaso, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Michael Lufaso

Office: Science & Engineering (Building 50), Room 2716

Lab: Science & Engineering (Building 50), Room 2712

Phone: (904) 620-2226

E-mail: michael.lufaso@unf.edu 

Education

Bachelor of Science - Youngstown State University 1998

Ph.D. - Ohio State University 2002

Teaching

Dr. Lufaso teaches General Chemistry I and II, Inorganic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, Advanced Inorganic Chemistry, Solid State Chemistry, and Senior Seminar in Chemistry. He also teaches an Honors section in General Chemistry II.

Research Interests

Dr. Lufaso's research is focused on the following areas in inorganic chemistry:

  • Solid-state synthesis of new materials
  • X-ray diffraction and crystal structure determination
  • Structure-property relationships in inorganic oxides

For more information go to Dr. Lufaso's research group page.