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Chemistry Faculty: Hank Eng, Ph.D.

Dr. Hank Eng headshot

Laboratory Lecturer

Office: Science & Engineering (Building 50), Room 3518

Phone: (904) 620-3504

Email: n00617524@unf.edu

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering - Texas A&M, 1997

Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry - Texas A&M, 1997

Ph.D - The Ohio State University, 2003

Postdoctoral Research - Laboratoire CRISMAT, CNRS/Ensicaen, France, 2004-05

Postdoctoral Research - University of California - Davis, 2005-06

Teaching

Dr Eng teaches General Chemistry I and General Chemistry II labs. He has taught Intro to Chemistry lecture/lab, General Chemistry I/II lectures/lab, Bioorganic Chemistry lecture/lab, Organic I lecture/lab and Inorganic Chemistry lab. In 2010, Dr Eng was the primary author/editor of the UNF General Chemistry I lab manual.

Former research

Dr Eng's former research was in solid state chemistry, analyzing electronic and crystal structure of transition metal oxides for photoelectric structure-property relations; pulsed-laser deposition of cobalt oxides for thermoelectric properties; and calorimetry and structure analysis of oxides.

Hobbies

Dr Eng is an avid bridge player, reaching the rank of Gold Life Master (the top 7% of US players), and bridge teacher; a history buff; and a big sports fan of the Aggies, Buckeyes, Dallas Cowboys, and Spurs. He diagrams football plays and dreams of dunking the basketball over LeBron James.