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2022 Student Awards and Fellowships

Sarah and Adolph Roseman Achievement Award – $1000, in recognition of outstanding research accomplishment in chemistry. Awardee – Tanya Berry Ernest M. Marks Award – $1,000, in recognition of teaching excellence. […]


Professor Kempa awarded the DARPA Young Faculty Award

Professor Kempa awarded the DARPA Young Faculty Award
Congratulations to Professor Tom Kempa for being awarded the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Young Faculty Award! Awarded annually to approximately 20 early career scientists who are within the […]


Yuki Osumi receives the NDSEG fellowship

Yuki Osumi receives the NDSEG fellowship
Yuki has been awarded the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate fellowship (NDSEG), which will support his research for 3 years. He will continue the development of battery materials using […]


Xin (Jason) Zhang Receives Summer PURA Award

Xin (Jason) Zhang Receives Summer PURA Award
Congratulations on Xin (Jason) Zhang on being chosen as a recipient of a Summer PURA award! The funding will allow Jason to continue a project started under and developed by […]


“Lab Access, Granted” – Fried Lab

“Lab Access, Granted” – Fried Lab
With support from the National Science Foundation, chemist Stephen Fried developed an Intersession course that provides laboratory experience to first-generation students who otherwise might not have had the opportunity for […]


Townsend Lab Nature Publication

Structure of a B12-dependent radical SAM enzyme in carbapenem biosynthesis Abstract: Carbapenems are antibiotics of last resort in the clinic. Owing to their potency and broad-spectrum activity, they are an […]