Detailed Information for Randal Hallford

Dr. Randal L. Hallford 
 » Associate Professor
Office Location
Bolin Hall 279 
Voice: (940) 397-4187
Fax: (940) 397-4831

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Physical Inorganic Chemistry

Computational Chemistry


X-ray Crystallography


Electronics Engineering

Course Information

  Semester Course #    Section Course Name Location Days / Times
Details Fall 2011 3603  101  Physical Chemistry    Bolin Hall 309

T Th 11:00-12:20

Details Summer II 2011 CHEM1243  202  General Chemistry II    Bolin Hall 312

MTWTh 8:00 - 10:00 am

Details Spring 2011 CHEM4943  201  Mathematics for Physical Chemistry     McCoy Engineering Hall 207

T TH  5:00-6:20 

Details Spring 2011 CHEM 1143  280  General Chemistry I    Prothro-Yeager Hall 200

TR       3:30 A.M. – 4:50 p.m., Prothro-Yeager 200280

Education Background

Institution Degree    Graduation Date
Oklahoma State University. Stillwater, Oklahoma. Ph.D. Chemistry, May 31 2003 12:00AM 

Employment Background

Institution Position Start Date / End Date
 OSU  Post Doctoral Research Associate    
 Cowley College, Arkansas City, KS  Professor of Physics and Chemistry    
 Midwestern State University  Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry  2003-08-17  2009-04-07
 Midwestern State University  Associate Professor, Interim Chair, Department of Chemistry  2010-07-01  2012-05-01

Research and Publications

Book Publications

  • Hallford, Randal L., Ph.D. Midwestern State University. Structure, Symmetry and Luminescence of Anionic Copper(I), Silver(I), and Gold(I) Halide Complexes. VDM, Muller, Pub. SaarbrückenGermany. 360 ppg. ISBN 978-639-09310 January 2009.

Refereed Journal Publications

  • Synthesis, Single Crystal Structure, and Ionic Conductivity of Na1.96Ca0.96Eu0.04P2O7. Hallford, R.L., Bennazha, J., El Maadi, A., El Omari, M., Boukhari, A. Proceedings Oklahoma Academy of Science, 88, (2008) pp35-41.
  • Synthesis, Stereochemical, and Conformational Studies of Selected 3,7-Diheterabicyclo[3.3.1]nonan-9-ol and 7-Benzyl-9-(4-N,N'-Dimethylaminophenyl)-3-thia-7-aza-bicyclo[3.3.1]nonan-9-ol. Tran, K., Berlin, D.K., Hallford, R.L., Eastman, M.A., Yu, V.K., Praliev, K.D. Phosphorous, Sulfur, and Silicon. (2007)
  • Synthesis and Conformational Studies of Tertiary Alcohols Derived From Tetrahydro-4H-Pyran-4-one and Tetrahydropyran-4-one. Tran, K., Berlin, D.K., Holt, E.M., Hallford, R.L., Eastman, M.A., Yu, V.K., Praliev, K.D. Phosphorous, Sulfur, and Silicon. (2004)
  • Anionic Copper(I), Silver(I), and Gold(I) Halide Complexes: Structure, Symmetry, and Luminescence. Hallford, Randal L., Thesis, Oklahoma State University. (2003)
  • Analysis of Thermal Motion of Hydrogen in X-ray Crystallography. Hallford, R.L., Journal of Applied Mathematics, (1995).
  • An X-ray Crystallographic Study of Hydrogen Atom Thermal Motion in Imidazole. Hallford Randal L. Thesis, Pittsburgh State University. (1994)
  • The Reaction of CpRu(PPh3) with Organic Thiols. Park, H., Minick, D., Draganjac, M., Cordes, A.W., Hallford, R.L., Eggleton, G., Inorganica Chemica Acta, 203 195 (1993).
  • Preparation and Solid State Determination of 1,2,3,5-Diselenadiazoyl [HCN2 Se2]. Cordes, A.W., Glarum, S.H., Haddon, R.C., Hallford, R.L., Hicks, R.G., Kennepohl, D.K., Oakley, R.T., Palstra, T.M., Scott, S.R., J. Chem. Soc. Comm., 17 1265 (1992).
  • Preparation and  31P NMR  Characterization of N-bonded Complexes of Platinum(II) with a Phosphadithiatriazine: X-ray Structure of trans-PtCl2 (PEt3 )( 1-N-Ph2 PS2 N3). Chivers, T., Hilts, R.W., Krouse, I.H., Cordes, A.W., Hallford, R.L., Scott, S.R. J. Canad. Chem. 70 2602 (1992).