|Dr. Stanley-Pierre Ngeyi
2068 Merrill Avenue
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
Tel: (734) 485-7807(Home)
01 October 2001
Ph.D. 1985 The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Thesis: Thermodynamics of alkali metal n-alkanoates:
Free Energy Change, Entropy Change, and Enthalpy Change of Phase Change Materials.
MS 1982 The University Of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Research: Thermodynamics of Phase Change Materials
BS 1977 The University of Yaounde, Cameroon
1988-Present Professor of Chemistry Madonna University, Livonia, MI
Chairperson, Dept. of Physical and Applied Sciences
Research: Application of Thermal Analysis as a probe in Solid State Synthesis
Calorimetric studies of energy storage materials
Courses Taught: Physical Chemistry I and II
General Chemistry I and II
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Instrumentation used for teaching:
IR, UV/VIS, GC, HPLC, SOLUTION CALORIMETER, BOMB CALORIMETER, POLAROGRAPH, Critical Point Apparatus
1992 Summer Research Fellow in Professor Mercouri Kanatzidis' Laboratory in the Chemistry Department at Michigan State University.
1991 Summer Research Fellow in Professor Mercouri Kanatzidis' Laboratory of Fundamental Materials Research at Michigan State University.
1987-1988 Assistant Professor of Chemistry Madonna University, Livonia, MI
1986-1987 Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry the College of Wooster Wooster, Ohio
Research Supervised: Measurement of the Thermophysical Properties of various substances using DSC, DTA, and Adiabatic Calorimeter
Courses Taught: General Chemistry I and II
1980-1985 Teaching Assistant the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Courses Taught: General Chemistry I lab and II
Physical Chemistry Laboratory
1979-1980 Teaching Assistant Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI
Courses Taught: General Chemistry (Laboratory)
Since joining Madonna University Physical and Applied Science Department
1999/2000 The Heat of Combustion of a CH2 group. S. P. Ngeyi; Nadine St. Germaine (Private Communications).
1999/2000 Thermophysics of Metal alkanoates. Heat capacities and thermodynamic properties of potassium n-hexanoate: S. P. Ngeyi; E.F. Westrum; Jr.; B. Justice; I. Malik; J. Chemical Thermodynamics, 2001, 33, 432-431.
1993 Molten Salt Synthesis and Properties of Three New Solid-State Ternary Bismuth Chalcogenides: T. J. McCarthy, Stanley-Pierre Ngeyi, Mercouri Kanatzidis: Journal of the Chemistry of Materials, 1993,5,331.
1993 Thermodynamics of potassium alkanoates. Heat Capacity and Thermodynamics functions of Potassium 2-methylpropanoate at temperatures from 7 K to 535 K; Ngeyi, E. F. Westrum, Jr., et al; J. Chem. Thermodynamics 1993,25,1197-1203.
1990 Thermodynamics of alkali alkanoates VII. Heat Capacity and Thermodynamic functions of Potassium Acetate from 4 K to 585 K; Ngeyi S.P. et al; Journal Chemical Thermodynamics 1990,22,91-98
1987 Thermodynamics of Thallium alkanoates. Heat Capacity and Thermodynamic functions of Thallium n-tetradecanoate; Ngeyi et al; J. Chem. Thermodynamics, 1987,19,327-335
1987 Thermodynamics of Potassium alkanoates. Heat Capacity and Thermodynamic functions of Potassium n-butanoate; Ngeyi S.P.; E.F. Westrum, Jr.; et al; J. Chem.Thermodynamics, 1987,19,113-123
Before Joining Madonna University Physical and Applied Science Department.
1986 Thermodynamics of Lithium alkanoates.Heat Capacity and Thermodynamic functions of Lithium n-Pentanoate and n_Heptanoate; Franzosini, Ngeyi, and Westrum,Jr;J. Chem. Thermodynamics,1986,18,1169
1986 Thermodynamics of Lithium alkanoates. Heat Capacity and Thermodynamic functions of Lithium n-Butanoate and n_Heaxanoate; Ngeyi S.P.; E.F. Westrum,Jr.; et al; J. Chem. Thermodynamics,1986,18,609
1985 Thermodynamics of Thallium alkanoates. Heat Capacity and Thermodynamic functions of Thallium n-Heptanoate; Ngeyi S.P., E.F. Westrum,Jr.; et al; J. Chem. Thermodynamics,1985,17,409-418
CONFERENCES/WORKSHOPS ATTENDED Excluding Madonna Workshops.
(a) WITH PRESENTATION
1992 25th Great Lakes Regional ACS meeting at Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Topic:Thermal Analysis as a Probe in Solid State Synthesis.
1990 22nd Central Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS) at Saginaw Valley State University.
Topic: The Thermodynamics of Phase Change Materials.
(b) WITHOUT PRESENTATION
Project Kaleidoscope Assembly in Chicago-Arlington Park
1997 Project Kaleidoscope Assembly in Houston, Texas
1993 25th Regional ACS meeting at Pittsburgh
1993 Workshop: Strategies for Success in Teaching Science,
University of Michigan, Dearborn
1991 30th Writer's Conference at Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan.
1991 World Calorimetric Conference at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
1989 ACS Symposium at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan.
1989 ACS Satellite Course on Polymers at Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI.
SERVICES TO DEPARTMENT/COLLEGE:
Do the work of a Chairperson.
Interface new instruments to computers
(1) Wrote Physical Chemistry Laboratory Manual
(2) Wrote Instrumental Analysis Laboratory Manual
(3) Wrote General Chemistry Laboratory Manual for the STEP Program
With Florence Schaldenbrand.
(4) Wrote problem solving methods and training exercise problems for General Chemistry (Chem. 111) Laboratory Manual by Florence Schaldenbrand.
(5) Instrumentation Coordinator: See to the proper functioning of the sophisticated and not so sophisticated instruments at the University.
(6) Wrote Safety Manual for the College of Science and Mathematics
(7) Tutored students in jeopardy in Chemistry through CPI (1990).
(8) Answer questions relating to Chemical disposal and safety in other than Chemistry laboratories.
(9) Monitored Madonna student teachers at area high schools.
(10) Host international student briefly after arrival in the US.
(11) Helped in the admission (recruitment process) of international students.
(12) Research supervisor for students' laboratory research.
Services To Community
1999 Read and interpreted letter written in French for a US veteran.
1998/99- present Mentor to African students
Offered research help to a high school student on how to "eliminate bacteria on kitchen dishes".
Helped high school student with his civic class.
1996 Judge, Science fair at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit
1993 Science Demonstration for Detroit High School students
1993 Science Demonstration for Holmes/Middle School students, Livonia.
1991 Judge Science Projects Holy Name Grade School, Birmingham
1991 Speaker Summer Vestibule Program for visitors/STEP Program students.
1990 Participant in the Earth Day Marathon to raise money to clean the Rouge River.
1990 Speaker Summer Vestibule Program for visitors/STEP Program students.
1989 Judge Science Fair at St. Hilary Grade School, Redford.
1989 Judge Science Fair at Holmes Middle School, Livonia.
1989 Arranged for Science Career day visit at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI., for Physical Chemistry students.
1987-present Provide help to area school students who call or come to Madonna to seek help for their science projects.
Services To The University
2001 Committee: Curriculum and Education Policy
1998 Committees: Faculty Professional Comm; Planning and Mission; Task Force on defining scholarship; Instructional Technology Committee
1996/97 Member of the NCA committee report process
Chaired the subcommittee on Faculty and produced the final documents on the same for the NCA report
1990-Present Member, Faculty Professional Development Committee.
1992 Member, Curriculum and Education Policy(C & EP) Committee
1993 Foreign Language Examiner Volunteer (French) for students who want to test out of foreign language course.
1992/93 Volunteer on Madonna University Grant for minority students through Sr. Martinez.
1993 Volunteer Tutor for Madonna University Grant for minority students through Sr. Martinez's Minority grant.
1992/93 Volunteer on multicultural forum group geared at cultural/racial sensitivity/awareness, etc, on Madonna University campus.
1993 Volunteer participant for the 1993 Annual Fund Campaign.
1992 Volunteer student welcome booth
1989-present Extend help-Academic tutoring, advice, and "native" food-to African students.
1990 Volunteer participant for the 1990 Annual Fund campaign.
1988 Volunteer participant for the 1988 Annual Fund Campaign.
1987-1988 Member, Honor's Program Committee.
1985-present Member, American Chemical Society (ACS).
1996- present Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science
1995- present Member project kaleidoscope
1993 The Critical Learner
1992 Pedagogy of Critical Thinking
1991 Reducing Test Anxiety in the College Classroom
1990 Defining and teaching the methods of "Good Writing in the Disciplines".
Writing Across the Curriculum
1999/2000 Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholar Award.
2001 Sabbatical Leave: The University of Buea, cameroon.