Lauren Fullmer

Ph.D. Graduate Student
Department of Chemistry, Oregon State University
Supervisor: Prof. May Nyman


B.S. in Biochemistry, Ramapo College, New Jersey, 2011


  1. Kinnan, M. K.; Creasy, W. R.; Fullmer, L. B.; Schreuder-Gibson, H. L.; Nyman, M. "Nerve Agent Degradation with Polyoxoniobates." Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2014.
    (, cover article)
  2. Fullmer, L. B.; Molina, P. I.; Antonio, M. R.; Nyman, M. "Contrasting Ion-Association Behaviour of Ta and Nb Polyoxometalates." Dalt. Trans. 2014.
  3. Hou, Y.; Fast, D. B.; Ruther, R. E.; Amador, J. M.; Fullmer, L. B.; Decker, S. R.; Zakharov, L. N.; Dolgos, M. R.; Nyman, M. "The Atomic Level Journey from Aqueous Polyoxometalate to Metal Oxide." J. Solid State Chem. 2015, 221, 418–425.
  4. Nyman, M.; Fullmer, L. B. Small Angle X-Ray Scattering of Group V Polyoxometalates. In Trends in Polyoxometalates Research; Ruhlmann, L., Schaming, D., Eds.; Nova Science Publishers, 2015; p 151-170. 
  5. Fullmer, L. B.; Mansergh, R. H.; Zakharov, L. N.; Keszler, D. A.; Nyman, M. Nb2O5 and Ta2O5 thin films from polyoxometalate precursors: A single proton makes a difference. Crystal Growth & Design. 2015, 15, 3885-3892.
  6. Jackson, M. N.; Kamunde-Devonish, M. K.; Hammann, B. A.; Wills, L. A.; Fullmer, L. B.; Hayes, S.E.; Cheong, P. H.-Y.; Casey, W. H.; Nyman, M.; Johnson, D. W. An overview of selected current approaches to the characterization of aqueous inorganic clusters. Dalton Transactions. 2015, 44, 16982-17006.
  7. Cebollada, A.; Velle, A.; Iglesias, M.; Fullmer, L. B.; Goberna-Ferron, S.; Nyman, M.; Miguel, S.; Pablo, J. Direct X-Ray Scattering Evidence for Metal-Metal Interactions in Solution at the Molecular Level. Angewandte Chemie. 2015.

Posters and Presentations

  1. Fullmer, L. et al. Nb2O5 and Ta2O5 thin films from polyoxometalate precursors: A single proton makes difference. Pacifichem Conference, Honolulu, HI, 2015.
  2. Fullmer, L; et al. Polyoxometalates for solution based processing of metal-oxide thin films American Chemical Society Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2014.
  3. Fullmer, L; et al. Tailoring Polyoxometalates of Tantalum and Niobium for Solution Processing of Thin Films. 3rd FMOCS – PoCheMoN: Frontiers in Metal Oxide Cluster Science, Maffliers, France, 2014.

In the News

Chemical Weapon Resistant Clothing -  Breakthrough research at Oregon State University could help in the fight against chemical weapons, after scientists found a method that kills deadly gases before they touch the skin – paving the way for special clothing and masks that could be resistant to nerve agents. (KEZI 9 News)

Leadership Experience

Student Council for Innovation, Center for Sustainable Materials Chemistry, 2014-2015
Project lead: Group 5 Chemistries, Center for Sustainable Materials Chemistry, 2014-2015


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