News & Announcements Archive

Kit Bowen Wins 2017 PHYS Award in Experimental Physical Chemistry

Congratulations to our colleague Professor Kit Bowen, who was just named as the winner of the 2017 Award in Experimental Physical Chemistry, by the American Chemical Society’s Division of Physical Chemistry (PHYS). The award is being given for his research group’s “seminal studies of molecular and cluster anions by negative ion photoelectron (photodetachment) spectroscopy“. At this […]


Rebekka Klausen Receives 2017 Marion Milligan Mason Award

Rebekka Klausen

Congratulations to Professor Klausen, who was awarded the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2017 Marion Milligan Mason Awards for Women in the Chemical Sciences. First awarded in 2015 and funded by the Marion Milligan Mason Fund, the Awards are designed to kick start the research efforts of early-career professional women in the chemical sciences. The […]


Lawrence Principe Receives 2016 Prix Franklin-Lavoisier

Congratulations to Dr. Principe for receiving the 2016 Prix-Franklin Lavoisier from La Fondation de la Maison de la Chimie! The prize recognizes Dr. Principe for his outstanding contribution to the knowledge of the history of chemical sciences. He will receive the prize during a formal ceremony in Paris on November 9th, 2016.


2016 Graduate Awards

On behalf of the Awards Committee (Professors Dagdigian, Yarkony, and Fairbrother), I am pleased to announce the following student awards and fellowships. Please join me in congratulating the awardees on their outstanding accomplishments. – Ken Karlin, Chair Sarah and Adolph Roseman Achievement Award – $1000, in recognition of outstanding research accomplishment in chemistry. 2016 Awardee […]


Professor Klausen Honored for Outstanding Research With Undergraduates

Rebekka Klausen

Assistant professor Rebekka S. Klausen is the 2016 recipient of the Braude Award from the Maryland Section of the American Chemical Society. The Braude Award, established by Drs. George and Monique Braude, recognizes a professor at a Maryland college or university pursuing outstanding research with students. Professor Klausen will present a seminar describing her research […]


Catalyst and Discovery Award Recipients in Chemistry

Congratulations to our colleagues Art Bragg and Tyrel McQueen, who are among the 2016-2017 cohort who have been selected to receive Johns Hopkins Catalyst Awards, “an honor that is accompanied by a $75,000 grant, mentoring opportunities, and institutional recognition.” Additionally, three interdisciplinary teams with representatives from Chemistry were just announced to be Johns Hopkins category 1 […]