Meet Our Students

We'd like to introduce you to some of our students. Through their stories, you'll discover more about learning and research within the Department of Chemistry at Morgan State University.


Barrington Henry is a senior transfer student.  He is an NIH-RISE Scholar.  He conducts research in Dr. Alexander Samokhvalov's physical chemistry laboratory.  His latest research abstract was entitled:  "Synthesis, Purification, and Characterization of Aluminum Metal-Organic Framework MIL-160(Al) and Its Application in Chemotherapy".  Barrington in his own words...



Nyah Johnson is a senior transfer student.  She is a participant in the LSAMP program  She conducts research in Dr. Pumtiwitt McCarthy's biochemistry laboratory.  Her latest research abstract was entitled:  ""A One-pot Enzymatic Synthesis of CMP-Sialic Acid Derivatives as Substrates for the Neisseria Meningitidis Serogroup W Capsule Polymerase".  See what Nyah has to say about her time at Morgan...