Education

  • B.S. in Chemistry, Idaho State University
  • M.S. in Chemistry, Idaho State University
  • Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, Utah State University (2006)
  • Teaching Experience: Idaho State University (2006); BYU-I (2006-present)

Areas of Interest

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Chemical Education
  • Small Molecule Synthesis
  • Spectroscopic Analysis

Current Courses Taught

Selected Publications and Presentations

1. Sorensen-Stowell, K. and Hengge, A. C. “Examination of P-OR Bridging Bond Orders in Phosphate Monoesters Using 18O Isotopic Shifts in 31P NMR.” J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70(12), 4805-4809

2. Sorensen-Stowell, K. and Hengge, A. C. “Probing Potential Medium Effects on Phosphate Ester Bonds Using 18O Isotope Shifts on 31P NMR.” J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70(21), 8303-8308

3. Sorensen-Stowell, K. and Hengge, A. C. “Thermodynamic Origin of the Increased Rate of Hydrolysis of Phosphate and Phosphorothioate Esters in DMSO/Water Mixtures” J. Org. Chem. 2006, ASAP article