Ashley Bartelson Ph.D.
Stratford, CT
Contact Info


  • Ph.D., University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, 2011
  • B.S., Stonehill College, North Easton, MA, 2005


  • Lambert, K. M.; Stempel, Z.D.; Kiendzior, S.M.; Bartelson, A.L.; Bailey, W.F. “Enhancement of the Oxidizing Power of Oxoammonium Salt by Electronic Modification of a Distal Group.” J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 11440.
  • Bartelson, A. L.; Lambert, K. M.; Bobbitt, J. M.; Bailey, W. F. “Recent Developments in the Nitroxide-Catalyzed Oxidation of Amines: Preparation of Imines and Nitriles” ChemCatChem 2016, 8, 3421.
  • Bailey, W. F.; Wiberg, K. B.; Bartelson, A. L. “Reactions of Adamantanethione with Grignard Reagents: There is no Evidence of Addition to CS carbon.” Tetrahedron Lett. 2014, 55, 4807.
  • Bobbitt, J. M.; Bartelson, A. L.; Bailey, W. F.; Hamlin, T. A.; Kelly, C. B. “Oxoammonium Salt Oxidations of Alcohols in the Presence of Pyridine Bases.” J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 1055.
  • Bailey, W. F.; Bartelson, A. L.; Wiberg, K. B. “The Contrasting Reactions of Ketones and Thioketones with Alkyllithiums: A Coordinated Experimental and Computational Investigation.” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 3199.
  • Wiberg, K. B.; Bartelson, A. L.; Bailey, W. F. “Disparate Behavior of Ketones and Thioketones on Reaction with Organolithiums.” Tetrahedron Lett. 2011, 53, 2196.
  • Bailey, W. F.; Luderer, M. R.; Uccello, D. P.; Bartelson, A. L. “Effect of Solvent and Temperature on the Lithium-Bromine Exchange of Vinyl Bromides: Reaction of n-Butyllithium and t-Butyllithium with (E)-5-Bromo-5-decene.” J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 2661-2666.
  • Fair, J. D.; Bartelson, A. L.; Bajrami, B.; Cardillo, C. M.; Dean, M. L.; Sardesi, N.; Miller, T. M. “Graduate Student Symposium Planning Committee Experiences.” J. Chem. Ed. 2008, 85, 1609.


  • “Competitive Rate Study of Oxoammonium Salts for the Oxidation of Alcohols.” S. Kiendzior, UConn Chemistry, 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium, Storrs, CT, 2016. (research student)
  • “Oxidation of Chlorohydrins using Oxoammonium Salt in the Presence of Base” K. Burns, American Chemical Society Connecticut Valley Section Undergraduate Symposium Day, West Hartford, CT, 2015. (research student)
  • “Lithium Bromine Exchange as a Route to Vinyllithiums” A.L. Bartelson, M.R. Luderer, D.P. Uccello, W.F. Bailey, 9th International Symposium on Carbanion Chemistry, Florence, Italy, 2010.
  • “Oxoammonium Salt Oxidations of Aldehydes in the Presence of Pyridine” A.L. Bartelson, J.M. Bobbitt, W.F. Bailey, 238th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 2009.
  • “Oxoammonium Salt Oxidations of Aldehydes in the Presence of Pyridine: O-Acylation of Aldehydes” A.L. Bartelson, J.M. Bobbitt, W.F. Bailey, 36th Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Hartford, CT, 2009.