Massimiliano Lamberto, Postdoctoral Associate, NSF-NIRT Project
· Synthesis of functionalized molecular tripods for ultrafast interfacial electron transfer studies
Education and experience
Ph.D. in Chemistry, Combinatorial Centre of Excellence,
Thiol-Mediated Radical Cyclisations of Isocyanides: Synthesis of N-Heterocycles.
Supervisor: Prof. Jeremy D. Kilburn
Laurea (M.S.) in Chemistry, First Class Honors,
Fast Atom Bombardment Mass Spectrometry of Triacylglycerols in commercial edible oils.
Supervisor: Prof. M. Saitta
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Chemistry,
Stabilization of peptide secondary structures employing a novel intramolecular Wittig and Horner-
Emmons strategy. Synthesis of novel 1,2,4 and 1,2,3-Triazole based oligomers.
Industrial Internship, GlaxoSmithKline, High Throughput Chemistry Laboratory,
Application of microwave flash-heating technology to heterocyclic chemistry. Synthesis of a library of pyrrolines
Lamberto, M.; Corbett, D. F.; Kilburn J. D. Thiol Mediated Free Radical Cyclisations of Isocyanides on Solid Support. Tetrahedron Letters, 2004, submitted.
Lamberto, M.; Corbett, D. F.; Kilburn J. D. Microwave assisted free radical cyclisation of alkenyl and alkynyl isocyanides with thiols. Tet. Lett., 2003, 44, 7, 1347-1349.
Lamberto, M.; Ackman, R. G. Positional isomerization of trans-3-hexadecenoic acid employing 2-amino-2-propanol as a derivatizing agent for ethylenic bond location by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Anal. Biochem., 1995, 230, 2, 224-228.
Lamberto, M.; Saitta, M. Principal component analysis in fast atom bombardment – mass spectrometry of triacylglycerols in edible oils. J. Am. Oil Chem. Soc., 1995, 72, 8, 867-871.
Lamberto, M.; Ackman, R. G. Confirmation by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry of two unusual trans-3-monoethylenic fatty acids from the Nova Scotian seaweeds Palmaria palmata and Chondrus crispus. Lipids, 1994, 29, 6, 441-444.