Robert R. Dewald

Professor of Chemistry

Additional Publications

R.R. Dewald, J.L. Dye, M. Eigen, and L. DeMayer, "Kinetics of the Reaction Between Solvated Electrons and Water in Ethylenediamine," J. Chem. Phys., 39, 2388 (1963).

R.R. Dewald and J.L. Dye, "Absorption Spectra of the Alkali Metals in Ethylenediamine," J. Phys. Chem., 68, 121 (1964).

R.R. Dewald and J.L. Dye, "Solubilities and Conductances of Alkali Metals in Ethylenediamine," J. Phys. Chem., 68, 128 (1964).

J.L. Dye and R.R. Dewald, "A Model for Metal-Amine Solutions," J. Phys. Chem., 68, 135 (1964).

L.H. Feldman, R.R. Dewald, and J.L. Dye, "Kinetics of Electron Attachment Reactions in Ethylenediamine," Advances in Chemistry Series, 50, p. 163, 1965.

R.R. Dewald, "Kinetic Studies on the Destruction Action of Oxygen on Lyophilized Serratia marescens," Applied Microbiology, 14, 568 (1966).

R.R. Dewald, "Preservation of Serratia marcescens by High Vacuum Lyophilization," Appl. Microbiol. 14, 561R (1966).

R.R. Dewald and R.V. Tsina, "Reaction of Water with the Solvated Electron in Liquid Ammonia," Chem. Commun., 1967, 6487.

R.R. Dewald, K.W. Browall, L.M. Schaefer, A. Messer, "Effect of Water Vapor on Lyophyilized Serratia marcescens  and Escherichia coli," Appl. Microbiol., 15, 1299 (1967).

R.R. Dewald and R.V. Tsina, "Reeaxamination of the Reactions of Triethyl- and Trimethylboron with Sodium and Potassium in Liquid Ammonia," J. Am. chem. Soc., 90, 533 (1968).

J.M. Brooks and R.R. Dewald, "Absorption Spectra of the Alkali Metals in Hexamethylphosphoramide," J. Phys. Chem., 72, 2655 (1968).

R.R. Dewald and J.H. Roberts, "The Conductance of Dilute Solutions of Sodium in Liquid Ammonia at -33.9, -45.0, and 65.0o J. Phys. Chem., 72, 4224 (1968).

R.R. Dewald and R.V. Tsina, "A Kinetic Study of the Reactions of Water and Tertiary Butyl Alcohol with Sodium in Liquid Ammonia, " J. Phys. Chem., 72, 4520 (1968).

R.R. Dewald and K.W. Browall, "Kinetics of the Reaction of the Solvated Electron with Tri-n-butyl-n-propylammonium Iodine in Liquid Ammonia," Chem. Commun., 1968, 1511.

R.R. Dewald, "The Conductance of Solutions of Cesium in Liquid Ammonia," J. Phys. Chem., 73, 2615 (1969).

R.R. Dewald and J.M. Brooks, "A Thermostated Glass Stopped-Flow System," Rev. Sci. Instrum., 41, 1612 (1970).

R.R. Dewald, J.M. Brooks and M.A. Trickey, "Some Competitive Rate Studies of the Ammoniated Electron with Metal Ions: Evidence for Transient Intermediates," Chem. Commun., 963 1970.

R.R. Dewald and O.H. Bezirjian, "A Kinetic Study of the Reactions of Water with Sodium and Cesium in Methylamine," J. Phys. Chem., 74, 4155 (1970).

R.R. Dewald, "The Conductance of Dilute Metal-Ammonia and Metal-Amine Solutions." Metal Ammonia Solutions, Butterworths, London, 497 (1970).

R.R. Dewald, "Kinetics of the Reaction of Sodium with Ethanol in Liquid Ammonia," Metal Ammonia Solutions, Butterworths, London 193 (1970).

R.R. Dewald and K.W. Browall, "The Conductance of Dilute Solutions of Sodium and Cesium in Methylamine," J. Phys. Chem., 74, 129 (1970)

R.R. Dewald, "The Reaction of Metals with Acids in Liquid Ammonia and Methylamine," Ber. Bunsenges. Physik. Chem., 75, 686 (1971).

J.M. Brooks and R.R. Dewald, "Rate of the Reaction of the Ammoniated Electron with the Ammonium Ion at -35° J. Phys. Chem., 75, 986 (1971).

R.L. Jones and R.R. Dewald, "Conductometric Titrations of Reactions Involving Sodium-Ammonia Solutions at -33.9°C," Anal. Chem., 45, 1793 (1973).

R.R. Dewald, R.L. Jones, and H. Boll, "Kinetic Studies of Reactions Involving the Ammoniated Electron," Electrons in Fluids, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, 1973, p. 473.

R.L. Jones and R.R. Dewald, "Kinetic Studies of the Reactions of Sodium with Simple Alkyl Sulfides in Liquid Ammonia," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 96, 2315 (1974).

R.L. Jones and R.R. Dewald, "Facile Laboratory Method for Preparation of Weighed Samples of Purified Sodium Metal Sealed under Vacuum", Anal. Chem., 46, 1623 (1974).

R.R. Dewald, T.E. Haas, and W.A. Norder, "A Simple and Inexpensive Eye Irrigation Fountain," J. Chem. Educ., 52, 810 (1975).

Paula S. Childs and R.R. Dewald, "Optical Spectra of Sodium, Potassium, Rubidium- and Cesuim in Binary Solutions of Ethylenediamine and Hexamethylphosphoramide," J. Phys. Chem., 79, 58 (1975).

R.R. Dewald, "Mechanistic Studies of Metal-Ammonia Reductions," J. Phys. Chem., 79, 3044 (1975).

H. Boll, P.S. Childs, R.R. Dewald, and R.L. Jones, "Rates of the Reactions of the Ammoniated Electron with Hydroquinone, Phenol, and Propionamide," J. Chem. Phys., 67, 2916 (1976).

C.A. Young and R.R. Dewald, "N,N-Diethylacetamide, N,N-Dipropylacetamide, N,N-Dimethylpropanamide, Tetramethylurea, and Tetraethylurea: Solvents for the Alkali Metals," Chem. Commun. 1977, 188.

C.A. Young and R.R. Dewald, "Kinetic Studies of the Reactions N, N-Dimethylformamide and N, N-Dimethylacetamide with Sodium in Liquid Ammonia," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 101, 2884 (1979).

R.R. Dewald, S.R. Jones and B.S. Schwartz, "1,4,7,10-Tetraoxacyclododecane, an aprotic Solvent for the Alkali Metals," Chem. Commun., 1980, 272.

R.R. Dewald, H. Boll, and C. G. Willett, "Production of Hydrogen from the Reaction of the Anion Radical of Naphthalene with Water and Ethanol in Liquid Ammonia," Tetrahedron Letters, 21, 1593 (1980).

Nathanielo Lau and Robert R. Dewald, "Kinetics and mechanism of the Reaction of the Ammoniated Electron with Sodium Thiosulfate in Liquid Ammonia," J. Phys. Chem., 84, 2348 (1980).

R..R. Dewald, S.R. Jones, and B.S. Schwartz, "Hydrogen Production from the Reaction of Solvated Electrons with Benzene in Water-Ammonia Mixtures," J. Phys. Chem., 84, 3272 (1980).

D.C. Isbell and R.R. Dewald, "Kinetic Study of the Reduction of Trimethyl Phosphate, Triethyl Phosphate, and Tributyl Phosphate by Sodium in Liquid Ammonia," J. Phys. Chem., 91, 6695 (1987).

Robert R. Dewald, Cynthia J. Ekstein, and Woo M. Song, "Kinetics of the Sodium-Ammonia Reduction of 3-Octyne," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 109, 6921 (1987).

Woo M. Song and Robert R. Dewald, "Kinetics and Mechanism of the Sodium-Ammonia Reduction of 2,2,4,4-Tetramethyl-3-Pentanone," J. Chem. Soc., Faraday Trans. II, 269, (1989).

Robert R. Dewald, Nora J. Conlon, and Woo M. Song, "A Kinetic Study of the Reductive Cleavage of Diphenyl Ether by Sodium in Liquid Ammonia", J. Organic Chem., 54, 261, (1989)