We are very pleased to announce two new faculty will be joining the Department of Chemistry this summer 2015. We welcome Dr. V. Sara Thoi and Dr. Thomas J. Kempa. Dr. Sara Thoi received her PhD from University of California, Berkeley, with Christopher J. Chang and is currently completing her postdoctoral studies at California Institute of […]
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Date: June 13, 2015
Date: May 19, 2015
On behalf of the Awards Committee (Professors Dagdigian, Yarkony, and myself), I am pleased to announce the following student awards and fellowships. Please join me in congratulating the awardees on their outstanding accomplishments. —Kenneth Karlin, Chair Sarah and Adolph Roseman Achievement Award – $1000, in recognition of outstanding research accomplishment in chemistry. 2015 Awardee – […]
Date: May 15, 2015
Mr. Colin (Xinxing) Zhang has recently been recognized by the Chinese government for his outstanding scientific achievements as a graduate student in the United States. The award ceremony took place on May 9, 2015, at the PRC Embassy Annex in Washington, D.C.
Date: May 7, 2015
Congratulations to Dr. Rebekka Klausen, one of 44 young scientists across the country chosen to receive grants from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science under the agency’s Early Career Research Program. This annual award supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers.
Date: April 6, 2015
Congratulations to Dr. Lawrence Principe for receiving a 2015 fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Dr. Principe was selected among 175 prominent scholars for the fellowship, which is awarded to those who have demonstrated “exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts.”
Date: November 22, 2013
Read about the new Undergraduate Teaching Laboratories in Arts & Sciences Magazine.
Date: April 30, 2013
Tyrel M. McQueen has been awarded the ExxonMobil Award Faculty Fellowship in Solid State Chemistry. The fellowship recognizes young untenured scientists in tenure-track faculty positions at U.S. institutions who have made substantial contributions to the discipline of solid-state chemistry and have the potential to emerge as leaders in the field.
Date: October 15, 2012
Tyrel McQueen has been awarded a 2012 David and Lucile Packard Foundation Fellowship for Science and Engineering, given annually to unusually creative young faculty members in science and engineering.