Campus Directory: Rene Boere

University of Lethbridge

Rene Boere
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Office: SA8444
Phone: (403) 329-2045
Fax: (403) 329-2057
Room: SA8414
Phone: (403) 329-2308


Ph.D., Chemistry (The University of Western Ontario, 1984); B.Sc. Hon., Chemistry (Dalhousie University, 1979)


Main Group Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Free-radicals, Synthesis, X-ray crystallography, Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) Spectroscopy, Multi-nuclear NMR Spectroscopy, Electrochemistry, Computational Chemistry, Structural Chemistry

Previous Research Areas

Stable free radicals; free radicals of the main group elements; redox-active compounds; electrochemistry

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Selected Publications

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Research Interests

Fundamental and applied chemistry involving the synthesis of main-group and hybrid transition-metal/main-group compounds, which provide a rich source of novel molecular solids.

Electron transfer reactions of elements and compounds.


Electron Paramagnetic Resonance spectroscopy and the study of free-radicals.

Structure determination by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.

Current Research and Creative Activity

TitleLocationGrant InformationPrincipal InvestigatorCo Researchers
Unsaturated Main Group Compounds and Free Radicals Lethbridge, Alberta NSERC, $215,000, Five years.

Ren� T. Boer�
Unsaturated Main Group Compounds and Free Radicals Lethbridge, Alberta NSERC, $215,000, Five years.

René T. Boeré

Previous Research

TitleGrant AgencyCompletion Date
Stable phosphorus based radicals for magnetometry NSERC Ideas to Innovation (I2I) 2005
Electrochemistry of redox-active non-metal compounds Australian Research Council - Linkage International Grant 2005
Tuning the molecular properties of main-group ring compounds and ligands NSERC 2004

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