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Department of Chemistry
Phone: (208)885-6552
Fax: (208)885-6173
Renfrew Hall
804 Rayburn, Rm 116

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr, MS 2343
Moscow, ID 83844-2343

Dr. I. Francis Cheng

I. Francis Cheng, Ph.D.

Office: 26
Phone: 208-885-6387
Email: ifcheng@uidaho.edu

University of Idaho

  • Selected Publications
    • http://www.chem.uidaho.edu/faculty/ifcheng/pubs.htm
    • "Conductive Ceramic Coating on Poly Acrylonitrile -Vinyl Chloride (Modacrylic) Discontinuous Fibers via Electroless Deposition" Sunil N Patankar, Simon D. McAllister, I. Francis Cheng, Dean B. Edwards, Journal of Power Sources, 2010 195, 362-366. doi:10.1016/j.jpowsour.2009.07.010
    • "Selective and Rapid Detection of Triacetone Triperoxide by Double-Step Chronoamperometry" I. Francis Cheng and Yuqun Xie, Microchemical Journal, 2009, 94, 166-170. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.microc.2009.10.016
    • "Heavy Metals Removal from Mine Runoff using Compost Bioreactors" David Christian, Edmund Wong, Ronald L. Crawford, Francis I. Cheng and Thomas F. Hess, Accepted Journal of Environmental Quality. March 2010
  • Research Projects
    • Batteries
    • Fuel Cells
    • Corrosion
    • Solar Energy Conversion
    • Antioxidants
    • Biological Oxidations
    • Explosives Detection
    • Environmental Remediation
    • Photosystem II
  • Outreach Projects
    • Editorial Board Microchemical Journal (1998-present)
  • Awards and Honors
    • Phi Lambda Upsilon 1983
    • Sigma Xi 1990