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Clifford Padgett

Professor of Chemistry

Office: Science Center Rm. 2005
Phone: (912) 344-2719
Email: cpadgett@georgiasouthern.edu

 

Education

  • B. S., Chemistry & Physics, Erskine College (1997)
  • M.S., Chemistry, Clemson University (1999)
  • Ph.D., Computational Chemistry, Clemson University (2002)
  • Postdoctoral, Clemson University (2003)
  • Postdoctoral, North Carolina State University (2003-2006)

Research

  • Computation Chemistry – Molecular Dynamics Simulations, Ab Initio Calculation, Genetic Algorithms in Chemistry, Mathematical Methods in Chemistry
  • Thermodynamics – Calculation Reaction Enthalpies
  • Biochemistry – Enzyme Ligand interaction
  • Materials – Physical properties of Nanomaterials, Tribomechanical properties of Metals, X-Ray Diffraction – Structure Elucidation from Powder Data.

Courses Taught

Course Website

  • CHEM 1211 – Principles of Chemistry I
  • CHEM 1212 – Principles of Chemistry II
  • CHEM 2300 – Principles of Chemical Analysis
  • CHEM 3401 – Physical Chemistry I
  • CHEM 3402 – Physical Chemistry II
  • CHEM 4400 – Advanced Topics in Physical Chemistry
  • CHEM 4500 – Chemistry Seminar
  • CHEM 4600 – X-ray Crystallography
  • CHEM 4600 – Energetic Materials
  • CHEM 4940 – Scientific Glassblowing

Last updated: 12/10/2018