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Mr. Duke Willoughby


Mr. Duke Willoughby

Contact Information

Office:  CENT 340A

Phone:  (512) 245-3119

Fax:  (512) 245-1436


Educational Background

  • B.S., Chemistry, Texas Lutheran University (Seguin, TX) 1989
  • M.S., Organic Chemistry, University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT) 1994
  • M.P.H., Health Service Administration, University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT) 1996

Areas of Interest





Effective Methods in Chemistry Education



Recent Publications

"Studies of arene trapping of photochemically generated oxyallzwitterions: A two step route to Benzo[e]tetrahydindenones." Thesis, March 1994.

West, F.G.; Willoughby, D.W. "Intramolecular Arene Trapping of Pyran-5-one Derived Zwitterions: A Two-Step Synthesis of Tetrahydrobenz[e]inden-1-ones." J. Org. Chem. 1993, 59, 3796.

Reeves, W.P.; Murry, J.A.; Willoughby, D.W.; Friedrich, W.J. "Clemmensen Reductions Using Ultrasonic Irratiation." Synth. Commun. 1988, 18, 1961.