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Alvin Holder

Alvin Holder


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Chemistry & Biochemistry

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  • Research Interests

    My area of research revolves around biological and inorganic chemistry, bioinorganic and inorganic reaction mechanisms.
  • 2017: Center for Health Disparities Research Pilot Award, University of North Texas Health Science Center
  • 2016: College of Sciences Early Career Distinguished Research Award.
  • 2015: A fellowship to participate in the 2015 STAR Fellowship Program, North Texas Health Science Center
  • 2015: The President John R. Broderick’s “A Champion of Diversity” , Old Dominion University
  • 2015: Awarded release time from teaching for the Faculty Proposal Preparation Program, Old Dominion University
  • 2015: Fellow of The Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) , The Royal Society of Chemistry, U.K
  • 2005: American Chemical Society Biological Chemistry Division Travel Award, 230th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, D.C.
  • 2001: Caribbean Academy of Sciences Award, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus
  • 2000: American Chemical Society International Initiatives Program, American Chemical Society
  • 1997: U.W.I./Inter-American Development Bank Staff Training Program Award, ExxonMobil Research
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Holder, A. "Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) Undergraduate Student Training in Academic Research Program at ODU" $1,483,525. Federal. June 1, 2018 - May 31, 2023
    Holder, A.; Bayse, C. A. "REU Site: Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Chemistry for Community College Students at Old Dominion University" $314,954. September 01, 2017 - August 31, 2020
    Bayse, C. A.; Holder, A. "REU Site: Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Chemistry for Community College Students at Old Dominion University" $314,954. Federal. September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2020
    Holder, A.; Zhang, X.; Kumar, S. "REU Site: Training Undergraduates in Electrochemical Technologies for Clean Fuels (Biofuels and Hydrogen) Production and Applications." $339,450. September 01, 2016 - August 31, 2019
    Holder, A. "Novel cobalt(III) complexes to induce therapeutic efficacy in human triple negative breast cancer cells" $25,000. Higher Education. October 01, 2017 - September 30, 2018
    Holder, A. "University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas Center for Health Disparities Research Pilot Award, Steps Toward Academic Research (STAR) Fellowship Program" $25,000. Higher Education. October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018
    Holder, A. "CAREER: Ruthenium(II)-cobalt(II)/cobalt(III) mixed-metal complexes for photocatalytic hydrogen production from water" $530,000. September 01, 2012 - August 31, 2018
    Holder, A.; Beebe, S. J. "Novel Cobalt to Induce Therap in BCA 1" $9,016. Higher Education. September 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
    Holder, A. "REU NSF METAL COMP PHOTO WATER" $12,000. Federal. July 5, 2014 - August 31, 2017
    Holder, A. "NSF METAL COMP AND PHOTO WATER" $257,817. Federal. September 1, 2013 - July 31, 2017
    Holder, A. "CAREER: Ruthenium(II)-cobalt(II)/cobalt(III) mixed-metal complexes for photocatalytic hydrogen production from water" $5,500. Federal. July 5, 2016 - July 4, 2017
    Holder, A. "CAREER: Ruthenium(II)-cobalt(II)/cobalt(III) mixed-metal complexes for photocatalytic hydrogen production from water" $5,500. July 05, 2016 - July 04, 2017
    Holder, A.; Massimelli, M. J.; Bruno, T. C.; Sconiers, W. B.; Okafor, F. A.; Diawara, N.; Shanker, S. "Repairing a Leaky Science Pipeline: Generating a Catalyst for Science" $5,000. April 07, 2015 - July 31, 2016
    Alvin, H. "NSF REU Supplement from NSF Career Award" . July 01, 2014 - August 08, 2014
    Holder, A. "Ruthenium(II)-cobalt(II)/cobalt(III) mixed-metal complexes for photocatalytic hydrogen production from water" $12,000. July 01, 2014 - August 08, 2014
    Holder, A. "Biomedical Seed Grant Award." $15,000. June, 2012 - May, 2013
    Holder, A. "Photosynthesis at the Microscale." $89,446. March 28, 2012 - September 30, 2012
    Holder, A. "Biomedical Seed Grant Award" $20,000. June, 2011 - May, 2012
    Holder, A. "Photosynthesis at the Microscale" $35,413. August 02, 2011 - December 31, 2011
    Holder, A. "Synthesis, Characterization, and CO2 Sequestering Studies of Cobalt(III)-Containing Metallomesogens." $9,500. May, 2011 - August, 2011
    Holder, A. "Acquisition of an EPR spectrometer at Southern Miss." $215,350. August 01, 2008 - July 31, 2011
    Holder, A.; Wiggins, J. "The Boeing project" $28,181. November 01, 2010 - March 31, 2011
    Holder, A. "Biomedical Seed Grant Award" $20,000. May 31, 2010 - November 01, 2010
    Holder, A. "Development of multimodal nanoparticle probes for in vivo bioimaging applications" . September, 2008 - August, 2009
    Holder, A. "acquisition of a PAR electrochemical system for teaching and research" $26,195. September, 2008 - December, 2008
    Holder, A. "Synthesis, characterisation, and liquid phase studies of Schiff base complexes of novel titanium(IV) metallomesogens" $2,251. June, 2008 - August, 2008
    Holder, A. "Knowledge Build Grant for use of selected transition metals in catalysis and the fight against cancer and diabetes" $10,000. September, 2007 - August, 2008
    Holder, A. "Synthesis, characterisation, and liquid phase studies of Schiff base complexes of novel titanium(IV) metallomesogens." $1,664. July 06, 2008 - August 07, 2008
    Holder, A. "fight against cancer with ruthenium compounds." $3,800. May, 2007 - May, 2008
    Holder, A. "Division of Fluorine for the synthesis and characterization of novel fluorine-containing trinuclear ruthenium(II)/rhodium(III) complex" $3,500. June, 2007 - August, 2007
    Holder, A. "studies on the chemistry of rhenium complexes" $1,800. December, 1999 - December, 2000
    Holder, A. "A Wellcome Trust International Research Development Award" $62,000. October, 1998 - October, 2000
    Holder, A. "studies on the chemistry of rhenium complexes" $1,800. December, 1998 - December, 1999
    Holder, A. "A Wellcome Research Travel Grant" $2,800. June, 1998 - September, 1998