George A. Kraus

University Professor [CHEM]

Contact

Dept:Chemistry
Office:2122 Hach
2438 Pammel Dr
Ames IA
50011-1079
Phone:515-294-7794

Research Area: Organic and Bioorganic

Topics of interest: Biorenewable Chemicals from Lignin, Green Chemistry, Organic synthesis

Bio

Development of new synthetic methods. The Kraus group has developed synthetic pathways to biologically significant heterocycles such as indoles, flavones and benzopyrans. This strategy has been applied to the total synthesis of four biologically active natural products.

Peer-Reviewed Articles (135)