Juan C. Scaiano
Juan C. Scaiano
Distinguished University Professor

DRO 302
(613) 562-5800 ext. 5896

Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences


Many of the processes examined by Dr. Scaiano employ state-of-the-art laser techniques. Several supramolecular systems are currently under study. Special emphasis is placed on the study of antioxidants, fluorescence sensors and mechanistic studies, such as free radicals and carbanions.

Research interests

  • Organic and biological chemistry
  • Physical and theoretical chemistry
  • Photochemistry
  • Mechanisms and kinetics of organic reactions
  • Kinetics
  • Mechanisms
  • Free radicals
  • Laser techniques
  • Fluorescence