Bruce M. Mattson, BA, PhD
Bruce M. Mattson, BA, PhD

Bruce M. Mattson, BA, PhD

Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Chemistry

Position

  • Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Mattson, B. Microscale gas chemistry, Microscale chemistry experimentation for all ages, 267-285, 2006

Articles

  • Minor, Elizabeth C., Li, Hongyu, Oyler, Alan R., Swenson, Michael M., Mattson, Bruce M. Reply to the Comment on 'Structural characterization of dissolved organic matter: a review of current techniques for isolation and analysis' by E. C. Minor, M. M. Swenson, B. M. Mattson, and A. R. Oyler, Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts, 2014, 16, 2064, Environmental Science-Processes & Impacts, 17, 497-498, 2015
  • Minor, Elizabeth C., Swenson, Michael M., Mattson, Bruce M., Oyler, Alan R. Structural characterization of dissolved organic matter: a review of current techniques for isolation and analysis, Environmental Science-Processes & Impacts, 16, 2064-2079, 2014
  • Mattson, Bruce, Foster, Wendy, Greimann, Jaclyn, Hoette, Trisha, Le, Nhu, Mirich, Anne, Wankum, Shanna, Cabri, Ann, Reichenbacher, Claire, Schwanke, Erika Heterogeneous Catalysis: The Horiuti--Polanyi Mechanism and Alkene Hydrogenation, Journal of Chemical Education, 90, 613-619, 2013
  • Mattson, B., Anderson, M. P. Demonstrating microscale gas reactions using disposable plastic syringes, School Science Review: The Association for Science Education, 92, 43-48, 2011
  • Ibanez, Jorge G., Luis Vazquez-Olavarrieta, Jorge, Edgard Moran-Orozco, Max, Garcia-Pintor, Elizabeth, Koehler-Kruetzfeldt, Angela, Anderson, Michael P., Mattson, Bruce The Spark(L)ing Vinaigrette: A Demonstration That Produces Flames, Journal of Chemical Education, 88, 1404-1405, 2011
  • Klotz, Elsbeth, Doyle, Robert, Gross, Erin M., Mattson, Bruce The Equilibrium Constant for Bromothymol Blue: A General Chemistry Laboratory Experiment Using Spectroscopy, Journal of Chemical Education, 88, 637-639, 2011
  • Allen, Andrew, Anderson, Michael, Mattson, Bruce The Remarkable Chemistry of Potassium Dioxide(1-) Two Microscale Classroom Demonstrations, Journal of Chemical Education, 86, 1286-1289, 2009
  • Klotz, Elsbeth, Mattson, Bruce Hydrogen and Palladium Foil: Two Classroom Demonstrations, Journal of Chemical Education, 86, 465-469, 2009
  • Mattson, Bruce Microscale Gas Chemistry, invited commemorative article, Chem13 News, 361, 15-18, 2008
  • Mattson, B. Microscale demonstration of the paramagnetism of liquid oxygen with a neodymium magnet, Journal of Chemical Education, 84, 1296-1298, 2007
  • Mattson, B., Michels, J., Gallegos, S., Ibanez, J., Alatorre-Ordaz, A., Mayen-Mondragon, R., Moran-Moran, M. T. Microscale gas chemistry, Part 28. Mini-Ozone generator: 800 nanomole/minute, Chem13 News, 344, 6-11, 2007
  • Mattson, B., Gallegos, S., Mehrrafiee, L., Fujita, J. Microscale Case Chemistry, Part 29. The Mini-Ozone Generator and Bacteria and Natural Aquatic Samples, #10, Chem13 News, 351, 10, 2007
  • Mattson, B. Demonstrating the paramagnetism of liquid oxygen with a neodymium magnet, Journal of Chemical Education, 84, 1296-1298, 2007
  • Mattson, B., Hoette, T. Incomplete Combustion of Hydrogen: Trapping the Hydroxyl Radical, #10, Journal of Chemical Education, 84, 1670, 2007
  • Mattson, B., Hulce, M., Cheng, W., Greimann, J., Hoette, T., Menzel, P. Propanol to propane: An advanced laboratory experiment using heterogeneous catalysts for two successive gas-phase reactions, Journal of Chemical Education, 83, 421-424, 2006
  • Ibanez, J. G., Navarro-Monsivais, C., Terrazas-Moreno, S., Mena-Brito, R., Pedraza-Segura, L., Mattson, B., Anderson, M. P., Fujita, J., Hoette, T. Microscale environmental chemistry. Part 5: Production of ClO2, an environmentally-friendly oxidizer and disinfectant, Chemical Educator, 11, 174-177, 2006
  • Ibanez, J. G., Mayen-Mondragon, R., Moran-Moran, M. T., Alatorre-Ordaz, A., Mattson, B., Eskestrand, S. Laboratory experiments on the electrochemical remediation of the environment, Journal of Chemical Education, 82, 1546-1548, 2005
  • Mattson, B. M., Snipp, R., Eskestrand, S. Microscale Gas Chemistry, Part 27. Barometric Pressure without a Barometer., Chem13 News, 326, 12-14, 2005
  • Mattson, B. M. Microscale Gas Chemistry, Educacion Quimica, 16, 514-528, 2005

Presentations

  • On the deuteration of methane over palladium, Anne Mirich, Bruce Mattson, (presenter: Anne Mirich) Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Lincoln, Nebraska, 2014
  • On the deuteration of methane over palladium, Anne Mirich, Bruce Mattson, St. Albert’s Day., 2014

Awards and Honors

  • Special recgonition for "Extensive merits in the field of microscale gas chemistry"., 2015
  • IGGY Award, Creighton University, 2013
  • Faculty Recognition Award, Creighton Student Support Services, 2012