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Barbara Jill Venton

Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Chemistry
Office location and address
Room 108, Physical Life Sciences Building
90 Geldard Driv
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
AS-CHEM Tunable Carbon Electrodes for in vivo Neurotransmitter Detection
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengi
July 01, 2018 – March 31, 2022
AS-Chem-Real-Time Measurements of Neurotransmission in Drosophilia melanogaster- renew
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Mental Health
May 15, 2016 – February 28, 2022
AS-CHEM Mechanism and function of transient adenosine signaling in the brain
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Neurological Disorders & Str
May 15, 2012 – April 30, 2018
AS-CHEM Carbon nanotube fiber and yarn microelectrodes for high temporal resolution
Source: U.S. NIH Institute on Drug Abuse
April 01, 2014 – March 31, 2017
AS-CHEM Expanding Inquiry-based Chemistry Education at the Elementary School Level
Source: Dreyfus Foundation
January 01, 2014 – December 31, 2016
Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award 2010
Source: Dreyfus Foundation
May 01, 2010 – June 01, 2016
Mechanism and function of transient adenosine signaling in the brain
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Neurological Disorders & Str
May 15, 2012 – April 30, 2016
AS-CHEM Genetic Perturbations in PD-Related Genes
Source: Biogen
October 22, 2014 – October 21, 2015
Real-Time Measurements of Neurotransmission in Drosophila Melanogaster
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Mental Health
July 15, 2009 – March 31, 2015
AS-CHEM Carbon Nanotube Modifed Microelectrodes for Insect Neurotransmitter Detection
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate Math. & Physical Sciences
February 01, 2007 – January 31, 2013
CHEM 3721: Analytical Chemistry Laboratory
Credits: 3
This lecture/laboratory course covers basic analytical chemistry instrumentation including chromatography, electrochemistry, spectroscopy, and mass spectrometry. Lecture content will include theory and application of chemical instrumentation. The laboratory component will emphasize obtaining and interpreting quantitative data and designing experiments through project-based labs. 2 lecture hours, 4 lab hours. Prerequisite: CHEM 1421, 1621, or 1811
EVSC 4090: Analytical Chemistry
Credits: 3
Study of the utilization of modern analytical instrumentation for chemical analysis. Includes emission and mass spectrometry, ultraviolet, visible, and infrared absorption spectroscopy, atomic absorption, electrical methods of analysis, chromatography, neutron activation analysis, and X-ray methods. Prerequisites: CHEM 1420 or CHEM 1620 or CHEM 1810.
NESC 4970: Distinguished Majors Thesis
Credits: 3
A two-semester course in which the student prepares a thesis under the supervision of a Neuroscience Graduate Program faculty member. The thesis must be based on empirical research conducted by the student. Prerequisite: Participant in Neuroscience DMP.
NESC 4980: Distinguished Majors Thesis
Credits: 3
A two-semester course in which the student prepares a thesis under the supervision of a Neuroscience Graduate Program faculty member. The thesis must be based on empirical research conducted by the student. Prerequisite: Participant in Neuroscience DMP.
CHEM 5570: Selected Topics - Analytical Chemistry (Luminescence)
Credits: 3
Studies recent developments in instrumentation and their significance to physical-analytical problems. Includes the theory and application of specialized techniques in analytical chemistry.
CHEM 7020: Research Seminar II: Research, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Ethics
Credits: 3
Introduces students to a range of professional development tools & information that may be helpful over their careers. Safety in the laboratory, ethics in science & teaching, career planning, job opportunities/trajectories in academe, industry, & national laboratories, intellectual property, entrepreneurship, interactions with federal funding agencies, curriculum vitae/resume writing, & effective written & oral communication skills are covered.
CHEM 9750: Research in Analytical Chemistry of Biological Systems
Credits: 1–12
Research in Analytical Chemistry of Biological Systems
NESC 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
NESC 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, under the supervision of a dissertation director.
CHEM 9999: Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation advisor has been selected.