University of Central Oklahoma


Department of Chemistry

Dr. Jim Dechter

General Information


"It takes a licking and keeps on ticking!"

Professor of Chemistry - UCO since 1994


B.S., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1970

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1975


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Research: (click below for a description page)


NMR Spectroscopy


Some Interesting Links:

  • NMR:



The Basics of  NMR Tutorial at the Rochester Institute of Technology

The FTNMR FID Archive at Pacific Lutheran University

The WebSpectra Page at UCLA, practice problems in NMR

An Organic Compound NMR Database at NIMC, Japan


The NMR Information Server at the University of Florida

Take a look at the SEC's Varian 900 MHz NMR Magnet -- it's HUGE!

Bruker has announced the first persistent 1000 MHz NMR System.

Want to see what it looks like inside an  NMR magnet?

Pictures, pictures, pictures.....famous names in NMR


  • Fun:



The Dilbert Zone at United Media

James Joyce's Ulysses--the entire text online

Samuel Beckett web page at University of Antwerp