Campus Directory: Stacey Wetmore

University of Lethbridge

Stacey Wetmore
Faculty
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Office: E850 (University Hall)
Phone: (403) 329-2323
Email:
Lab
Room: C589 (University Hall)
Phone: (403) 329-2285

Degrees

B.Sc. (Hons.) (Chemistry and Mathematics); Ph.D. (Computational Chemistry)

Expertise

Computational chemistry, Molecular modeling, ab initio methods, Density functional theory, Electronic structure, One-electron properties, Reaction mechanisms, Weak interactions, Hydrogen-bond strengths, Stacking interactions

Research Areas

Computational chemistry, Molecular modeling, DNA structure and function, DNA damage mechanisms, DNA repair enzymes, Modified DNA components, Weak interactions, Hydrogen-bond strengths, Stacking interactions, ab initio methods, Density functional theory, Electronic structure, One-electron properties, Reaction mechanisms

Previous Research Areas

Computational chemistry, Molecular modeling, DNA structure and function, DNA damage mechanisms, DNA repair enzymes, Modified DNA components, Weak interactions, Hydrogen-bond strengths, Stacking interactions, ab initio methods, Density functional theory, Electronic structure, One-electron properties, Reaction mechanisms, DNA radiation damage, Vitamin B12 mechanism of action

Selected Publications

http://people.uleth.ca/~stacey.wetmore/index.html

In The Media

Wired for Success; Legend; June 2007.

Supercomputer boosts U of L research; Lethbridge Herald; February 27, 2007.

New Faculty Take a Chair at the U of L; Legend; January 2007.

Current Research and Creative Activity

TitleLocationGrant InformationPrincipal InvestigatorCo Researchers
Computer Modeling of Properties, Interactions and Reactions of Natural and Modified DNA Lethbridge, AB NSERC Discovery Grant, $44,430 per year, 2007-12.

S. Wetmore, University of Lethbridge
High-Performance Computing Resources for Computational Chemistry Lethbridge, AB University of Lethbridge, $164,036.

Canada Foundation for Innovation, $122,529, 2006-07.

Dell, $19,758.

S. Wetmore, University of Lethbridge

Previous Research

TitleGrant AgencyCompletion Date
Computational Studies of the Properties and Reactions of DNA and modified DNA components NSERC Discovery Grant 2007
Computer Modeling of Drug Interactions with DNA Brunswick Innovation Foundation Research Assistantships Initiative 2004
A Computational Study of How Nature Repairs Damaged DNA Purines Research Corporation, Cottrell College Science Awards 2006
Computer Cluster Technician New Brunswick Innovation Foundation Research Technicians Initiative 2007
The Computer Aided Design of Novel Therapeutics New Brunswick Innovation Foundation Research Assistantships Initiative 2003
A Linux Cluster for Computational Chemistry, Discrete-Event Control Theory and QCD Effects in Hadronic Rare B Decays Canada Foundation for Innovation, New Brunswick Innovation Foundation, New Brunswick Government's University Infrastructure Trust Fund, (IBM Canada, in-kind) 2003
Computational Investigations of the Properties and Reactions of Important Biomolecules NSERC Discovery Grant 2005
A Computer Workstation for Calculations on Molecules Essential to Life NSERC Equipment Grant 2002

Internet Links

Wetmore Research Group


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