William Davis

William

Department of Chemistry

Professor, Department Chair, Aviation Program Director

Contact

William Davis
Krost Science

Phone: 830-372-6046

EMAIL


Education

Ph.D., Quantum Chemistry, The University of Guelph, 1996

M.Sc., Quantum Chemistry, The University of Guelph, 1993

B.Sc., Honours Chemistry, The University of Western Ontario, 1991

Recognitions

Chemistry Department Chair and Harold E. Johnson Professor of Aviation

Publications

Clifford E. Dykstra and William M. Davis, 2011, “Physical Chemistry, A Modern Introduction,”  2nd Edition, CRC Press. ISBN 9781439810774, Published Dec. 9, 2011, A textbook designed for the introductory two-semester physical chemistry sequence.

Presentations

W.M. Davis, M. Viggato*, and S.J. Roberts*, 2013. “ Detection of lead and manganese in Seguin soil by spectroscopic analysis.” Presented at the Spring 2013 National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, April 7-11, 2013.

W.M. Davis and Z.B. Gottleib*, 2013. “Computational study of selenoproteins involved in the activation of thyroxine.” Presented at the Spring 2013 National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, April 7-11, 2013.

W.M. Davis, A.M. Matthys*, and A.W. Meadows*, 2013. “Detection of arsenic in organic food products containing brown rice sweetener.” Presented at the Spring 2013 National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, April 7-11, 2013.

W.M. Davis and S. Gutierrez*, 2011. “Determination of Arsenic in consumer products from China” Presented at the 67th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Nov. 5, 2011.

W.M. Davis and K. Shumate*, 2011. “Determination of Lead by Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry.” Presented at the 67th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Nov. 5, 2011.

W.M. Davis and K. Guerrero*, 2011. “Determination of Hexavalent Chromium Levels in Products Made in China” Presented at the 67th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Nov. 5, 2011.

W.M. Davis, S.A. Toledo, and N.K. Kubelka*, 2011. “Structural Dynamics of Ni(II) & Zn(II) Biomimetic Metal-Ligand Complexes.” Presented at the TLU Student Academic Symposium, April 15, 2011.

W.M. Davis and H.N. Reeves*, 2011. “Analysis of Mercury Content in Anti-Aging Creams.” Presented at the TLU Student Academic Symposium, April 15, 2011.