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Eric Mahan

Associate Professor; Chair


College of Arts and Sciences
860.768.4506 BC 256F

PhD, University of Pittsburgh

BA, Franklin and Marshall College

Eric Mahan ‘s areas of specialty are organic and polymer chemistry. He currently teaches the Organic Chemistry (CH 230-231) sequence, Polymer Chemistry (CH 534), and College Chemistry I (CH 110). Research interests include the synthesis of rotaxanes with novel electronic blocking groups, the modification of dendrimers for carbon dioxide absorption, and chemical education.