History and Overview of Interests:
Professor Fedor worked full-time at UB for 35 years, beginning September 1965. (He also taught part-time in retirement as an instructor (MCH 300) Spring Semesters 2001, 2002.) Research at UB involved studies of kinetics and mechanisms of simple organic reactions that are related to enzymic reactions; design and synthesis of prodrugs, and mechanisms of their conversion to parent drugs. Retirement activities include reading, listening to music, bicycling, camping and kayaking with his wife, and enjoying twin grandchildren born 2003.