Chemistry Faculty: Robert Vergenz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Office: Science & Engineering (Building 50), Room 3500
Bachelor of Science - Rollins College 1978
Ph.D. - Rutgers University 1989
Dr. Vergenz will not be teaching during the academic year 2013-2014; he will be on sabbatical. He teaches Introduction to Quantum Mechanics, Physical Chemistry I and II, Introduction to Chemistry, General Chemistry I and II lecture.
Dr. Vergenz will not be available to mentor research students during the academic year 2013-2014 as he will be on sabbatical. The Vergenz research group focuses on the use of computational chemistry to understand natural phenomena. Current projects include:
Methyl donated hydrogen bonds and other weak forces
Protein structure and folding
The origin of life