Professor Bradley D. Smith was recently named a Fellow of the Royal Society Chemistry (FRSC). He is now the fifth member of the University of Notre Dame, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry to become an RSC Fellow.
Timothy Wencewicz, a graduate student in Chemistry and Biochemistry who works in in Prof. Marvin Miller's lab, has been named recipient of the Eli J. and Helen Shaheen Graduate School Award in science.
Anthony M. Trozzolo, the Charles L. Huisking Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, has received a 2012 University of Chicago Professional Achievement Award from the Alumni Board of Governors.
Franklin (Feng) Tao, an assistant professor of chemistry, has recently published a book with Steve Bernasek, Functionalization of Semiconductor Surfaces in both hardcopy and electronic copy by Wiley.
A team of scientists led by Dr. Kasturi Haldar and Dr. Souvik Bhattacharjee collaborating with Dr. Robert Stahelin, has just published an article in the journal Cell on a fundamental discovery in understanding how malaria parasites cause deadly disease.
Shahriar Mobashery is one of the co-authors of a new paper by a group of the world's leading scientists calling for strong steps to be taken to control the global crisis of antibiotic resistance in bacteria.
Jin Ho Bang of Hanyang University and Prashant Kamat, the Rev. John A. Zahm Professor of Science, have co-authored a paper detailing an advancing understanding of semiconductor nanocrystals and another step towards the development of a more efficient generation of solar cells.
A new, state-of-the-art instrument designed by Franklin Tao and installed in the Radiation Laboratory, will support a wide range of research at the University of Notre Dame.
As of October 1, Olaf Wiest, a professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, began serving as an associate editor of the American Chemical Society’s Journal of Organic Chemistry, the leading journal in the field with more than 91,000 citations last year.
A senior biochemistry major, Ethan Ferguson, has led a team to develop a new, much more precise mass spectrometry method for the diagnosis of porphyrias.
Researchers from the Harper Cancer Research Institute, a partnership between the University of Notre Dame and Indiana University School of Medicine-South Bend, have uncovered a key element that plays a role in the spread of ovarian cancer.
Professor Alexander Graham Lappin was recently made a Fellow of the Royal Society Chemistry (FRSC), worldwide organization for the advancement of chemical science. Fellows are a select group recognized for their outstanding contributions that promote such advancement.
A gathering of chemistry and biochemistry graduate student alumni in the Jordan Hall of Science before the Navy game launched an initiative to boost engagement with graduate students from departments across the campus.
The Chem Demo Team, led by Executive Director and Outreach Coordinator Karen Morris, are having great success in helping school children in Indiana to learn more about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Olaf Wiest, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, is one of a group of collaborators studying the effects of a specific molecule (JQ1) on the trigger that controls the growth of NUT midline carcinoma (NMC), a cancer without a cure.
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will host a mini-symposium, "For the Love of Enzymes," on Saturday, November 5 to celebrate the service and retirement of Thomas Nowak, professor emeritus of chemistry and biochemistry.
Results of a study by a group of Notre Dame researchers represent a promising step on the road to developing new drugs for a variety of neurological diseases.
Masaru "Ken" Kuno, associate professor of chemisty and biochemistry, has recently published a textbook, Introductory Nanoscience Physical and Chemical Concepts.
Robert Stahelin, assistant professor at the IU School of Medicine — South Bend and adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Notre Dame, has been appointed to the editorial board of the journal Chemistry and Physics of Lipids.
Ken Henderson, Professor and Chair of Chemistry and Biochemistry, has been named as a Provost Fellow.