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  • Peter W. Carr

    Distinguished University Teaching Professor

    • Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry, Chromatography
    • Environmental & Green Chemistry, Separations Chemistry
    • Nanoscience & Materials Chemistry, Chromatography Support Materials
    • B.S. Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, 1965
    • Ph.D. Penn State University, 1969
    • Post Doctorate Stanford University Medical School (1968-1969)
    Office: 327 Smith Hall

Principal Research Interests

Ceramic supports for HPLC; materials chemistry in large scale biological chromatography, ultra stable stationary phases for environmental analysis, fast liquid chromatography, high temperature liquid chromatography and multi-dimensional liquid chromatography.

Honors and Awards

  • J. Calvin Giddings Award for Excellence in Education, Division of Analytical Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 2013
  • LCGC Lifetime Achievement Award, 2013
  • Horváth Medal of the Connecticut Separation Science Council and Hungarian Chromatographic Society, 2010
  • A.J.P. Martin Gold Medal of the Chromatographic Society (United Kingdom),2010
  • American Chemical Society Award in Analytical Chemistry, 2009
  • Listed in “Who’s Who in America,” 2004
  • 2004 Pittsburgh Conference Award in Analytical Chemistry Award of Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh, 2004
  • 2001-2002 Award for Outstanding Contributions to Postbaccalaureate, Graduate, and Professional Education, University of Minnesota Alumni Association, 2002
  • 2000 Award for Outstanding Achievements in Separation Science of the Eastern Analytical Symposium, 2000
  • 1996 American Chemical Society Award in Chromatography, 1997
  • 1996 Stephen Dal Nogare Award of the Delaware Valley Chromatography Forum, 1996
  • Co-chair and Program Organizer, International Conference on Column Liquid Chromatography, Minneapolis, 1994
  • Award in the Fields of Analytical Chemistry of the Eastern Analytical Symposium, 1993
  • Benedetti-Pichler Award, sponsored by the American Microchemical Society, 1990
  • Merit Award, Chicago Chromatography Discussion Group, 1987
  • R.S. Palmer Award, Minnesota Chromatography Forum, 1984
  • Research Fellow, Analytical Division of the American Chemical Society, 1967
  • NDEA Fellow, Pennsylvania State University, 1965-1968

Mailing Address

  • Peter W. Carr, University of Minnesota, Department of Chemistry
  • A-5, 139 Smith Hall, 207 Pleasant St SE
  • Minneapolis, MN 55455-0431