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Interim Chair and Associate Professor
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Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409-0010
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University of Bonn (Germany)-PhD, Physical Chemistry, 1991
University of Bonn (Germany)-MSc, Chemistry, 1988
University of Bonn (Germany)-BS, Chemistry, 1984
Physical Chemistry, NMR-Spectroscopy, Catalysis.RESEARCH INTERESTS
SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS
Thomas E. Skinner, Michael Braun, Klaus Woelk, Naum I. Gershenzon, and Steffen J. Glaser, "Design and application of robust rf pulses for toroid cavity NMR spectroscopy," Journal of Magnetic Resonance, 209(2), 282-290 (2011).
Klaus Woelk, "Matching element symbols with state abbreviations: a fun activity for browsing the periodic table of chemical elements," Journal of Chemical Education, 86(10), 1205-1207 (2009).
Klaus Woelk, "Optimizing the use of personal response devices (clickers) in large-enrollment introductory courses," Journal of Chemical Education, 85, 1400-1405 (2008).
Heiko G. Niessen, Klaus Woelk, "Investigations in supercritical fluids," Topics in Current Chemistry, 276 (In Situ NMR Methods in Catalysis), 69-110 (2007).
Thorsten Jonischkeit, Ute Bommerich, Joerg Stadler, Klaus Woelk, Heiko G. Niessen, Joachim Bargon, "Generating long-lasting 1H and 13C hyperpolarization in small molecules with parahydrogen-induced polarization," Journal of Chemical Physics, 124, 201109/1-201109/5 (2006).
Alexander W. Kluwer, Tehila S. Koblenz, Thorsten Jonischkeit, Klaus Woelk, Cornelis J. Elsevier, "Kinetic and Spectroscopic Studies of the [Palladium(Ar-bian)]-Catalyzed Semi-Hydrogenation of 4-Octyne," Journal of the American Chemical Society, 127, 15470-15480 (2005).
D. A. Summers, K. Woelk, K. D. Oglesby, G. Galecki, Method and Apparatus for Jet-assisted Drilling or Cutting, US Patent 8.475.230 (issued July 2, 2013).
H. G. Niessen, K. Woelk, A. Eichhorn, J. Bargon, Colloid-catalyzed Gas Transfer in Supercritical Phases, US Patent 7,193,120 (issued March 20, 2007).