Jeff Hollifield

Jeff Hollifield

  • Senior Lecturer of Chemistry, Department of Physical Sciences
  • Faculty, College of Science & Mathematics
SC 307 Science Building

M.S., Furman University (1986)
M.S., McCrone Research Institute (2005)
B.S., Furman University (1984)


Refereed Articles 

  • Duckett, L. M., Hollifield, J. M., & Patterson, C. S. (1986).  Osmotic Coefficients of Aqueous CaCl2 Solutions from 3 to 12 molal at 50 Degrees C.   Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, 31, 213-214.

Non-Refereed Articles 

  • Hollifield, J. M. & Kelsay, I. (2009).  Dispersion Staining of Sugars.   The Microscope, 57, 75-81.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2009).  Microscopical Methods for Vapor Analysis.   The Microscope, 57, 23-25.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2005).  Applications and Specificity of Microcrystal Tests.   The Microscope, 53, 39-40.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2005).  Flow Chart for Rapid Identification of Inorganic Compounds Using PLM.   The Microscope, 53, 99-105.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2003).  Characterization of Squaric Acid Precipitates.   The Microscope, 51, 81-103.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (1999).  Identification and Differentiation of Baby Formulas Using PLM.   The Microscope, 47, 51-54.
  • Polaski, T. & Hollifield, J. M. (1997).  A Computer Program for the Double Variation Method.   Micro Notes.

Presentation of Non-Refereed Papers 


  • Hollifield, J. M. (2007, July). Allotropes and Polymorphs; The Importance of Geometry.   Inter-Micro, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2004, July). Optical Characterization of GHB and a Copper Precipitate.   Inter-Micro, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2003, July). Conveying Technical Information to the Lay Client.   Inter-Micro, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2002, July). Differentiation of 50 Paint Pigments Using Spot Tests and Microcrystalline Tests.   Inter-Micro, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (2000, July). Molecular Weight Determinations; Classical Techniques applied to Forensic Samples.   Inter-Micro, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (1999, July). Guns or Billiards.   Inter-Micro, Chicago, Illinois.


  • Hollifield, J. M. (1990, September). Lights of Lake Murray.   Southern Association of Forensic Scientists, Clearwater, Florida.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (1990, September). Analysis of Unaltered Bulk Evidence Made Possible Through Use of Instrument Features.   Southern Association of Forensic Scientists Meeting, Clearwater, Florida.
  • Hollifield, J. M. (1983, October). Isopiestic Study of Osmotic Pressures of Transition-Metal Chlorides and Perchlorates at 50 degrees C and 75 Degrees C.   American Chemical Society Southeast Regional Meeting, Memphis, Tennessee.