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Tevye Celius

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Meyer 268
525 S. Main Street
Ada, OH 45810
(419) 772-3020
Professional Experience: 
  • Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, 2010 - present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, 2005 - present
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, 2003 - 2005
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 2001 - 2003
Education: 
  • Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, Cornell University, 2001
  • M.S., Organic Chemistry, Cornell University, 1997
  • B.S., Chemistry, University of Puget Sound, 1995
Teaching Interests: 
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Introductory chemistry
Research Interests: 
  • Long wavelength solvatochromic dyes
  • Design of novel nitric oxide and nitroxyl delivery systems for use in biological and medical applications
  • Long wavelength photolabile protecting groups
  • Investigation of the role of conical intersections in the mechanisms and reaction dynamics of organic photochemistry
  • Quantum mechanics
Selected Publications: 
  • "New Potentials for Old: The Darboux Transformation in Quantum Mechanics" Williams, B. W.; Celius, T. C. J. Chem. Ed. 2008, 85, 576-584.
  • "The Photochemistry of Diazirines" Celius, T. C.; Toscano, J. P. in The CRC Handbook of Organic Photochemistry and Photobiology (2nd edition); Horspool, W. editor., 2004.
  • "The Photochemistry of a-Diazocarbonyl Compounds" Celius, T. C.; Wang, Y.; Toscano, J. P. in The CRC Handbook of Organic Photochemistry and Photobiology (2nd edition); Horspool, W. editor., 2004.
  • "Controlled Photochemical Release of Nitric Oxide from O2-Naphthylmethyl- and O2-Naphthylallyl-Substituted Diazeniumdiolates" Bushan, K. M.; Xu, W.; Ruane, R. H.; D'Sa, R. A.; Pavlos, C. M.; Smith, J. A.; Celius, T. C.; Toscano, J. P. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 12640-12641.
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Lori Kindle

419-772-2336
l-kindle@onu.edu
Meyer 262
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed