Original Proposal Database

This database has been created to show examples of successful original proposals. These are only examples and your own proposal may differ in areas depending on the subject.  In all cases, your research advisor and the Chemistry Program Handbook of Academic Requirements & Procedures should be consulted. If you wish to contribute to the database please send a PDF copy to Prof. Kounaves at 

All proposals are the property of the authors and may not be reproduced or distributed in any form.


Jenny Tam

Fabricating and Aligning Nanowires to Investigate Size Dependence for Quantum Confinement and Electronic Transport Analysis

Stefan Lukow

Broadband Cavity Ringdown Spectrometer Applied to Explosives Detection


Sonia Taktak

Lanthanide-BINOL Containing Rotaxanes as Catalysts for the Enantioselective Transformation of Polybutadiene


This page was last updated on 08/16/2012.