Tim Trippel, a Marian High School senior who works with Matthew Champion, research assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, won Top Young Scientist honors at the Hoosier Science and Engineering Fair.
Research in the laboratory of Shahriar Mobashery in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has led to further understanding of how penicillin and other antibiotics disrupt the process of bacterial cell wall assembly, a process that is critical for the survival of bacteria.
Steven Corcelli's participation in the 17th German-American Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium identifies his as a Kavli Fellow, a group that has included more than 100 National Academy of Science members and eight Nobel Prize winners.
A team of student researchers in the laboratory of Paul Helquist, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, was published in the American Chemical Society's Organic Letters.
Olaf Wiest has accepted the position of associate editor for the Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, and open access journal that publishes research articles on all aspects of organic chemistry.
As a result of cooperation between the University of Notre Dame and the Department of Organic Chemistry at Palacky University in Olomouc, Czech Republic, a new Center for High Throughput Organic Synthesis has been established.
Xavier Creary and Jeff Peng, Professors of Chemistry and Biochemistry have received Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.
Two videos which illustrate graduate research by Prashant Kamat's group related to energy conversion have been posted on the American Chemical Society's publication pages.
Patricia Clark, the Rev. John Cardinal O’Hara, C.S.C. Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, has received two NIH grants totaling $3.36 million for studies on protein folding.
A paper announcing a breakthrough discovery in the fight against Niemann-Pick Type C, coauthored by Olaf Wiest and Paul Helquist at Notre Dame, and Frederick Maxfield at Cornell University, appeared recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.
The department is delighted to announce that Dr Haifeng Gao will join our faculty.
The department is delighted to announce that Dr Vlad Iluc will join our faculty.
Chemistry senior Katherine Grant is a co-author with Notre Dame geoscientist Prof. Patricia Maurice on a paper just published in the journal Environmental Science and Technology.