University of Illinois
357A Noyes Laboratory
505 South Mathews Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
Professor Klemperer received his B.A. from Harvard College in 1968 and his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1973. He was a Professor of Chemistry at Columbia University before joining the University of Illinois faculty in 1981.
Awards and Honors
Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship
Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
ACS Award in Inorganic Chemistry
Yuan, Y, A. M. Fracaroli, and W. G. Klemperer. "Convergent Synthesis of a Metal-Organic Framework Supported Olefin Metathesis Catalyst." Organometallics, vol. 35, 2016, p. 2149-2155.
Klonowski, P, J. C. Goloboy, F. J. Uribe-Romo, F. Son, L. Zhu, F. Gándara, C. Will, R. J. Errington, O. M. Yaghi, and W. G. Klemperer. "Synthesis and Characterization of the Platinum-Substituted Keggin Anion α-H2SiPtW11O404." Inorg. Chem., vol. 53, 2014, p. 13239-13246.
Jiang, J, F. Gándara, Y. -B. Zhang, K. Na, O. M. Yaghi, and W. G. Klemperer. "Superacidity in Sulfated Metal–Organic Framework-808." J. Amer. Chem. Soc., vol. 136, 2014, p. 12844-12847.
Klemperer, W. G, and K. A. Marek. "An 17O NMR Study of Hydrolyzed NbV in Weakly Acidic and Basic Aqueous Solutions." Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2013, p. 1762-1771.