Karen Antonio, a graduate student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry with Prof. Zachary Schultz, is one of four Notre Dame students to receive a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Program (GRFP) Fellowship.
The Royal Society of Chemistry has announced that Norman Dovichi, Grace-Rupley Professor of Chemistry, will be awarded the 2012 Robert Boyle Prize for Analytical Science.
Associate professors Holly Goodson and Steven Corcelli have received Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. The award recognizes faculty who have had a profound influence on undergraduate students through sustained exemplary teaching.
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry launched the Nicholas C. Angelotti Undergraduate Research Fund in Analytical Chemistry with a lecture by Tim Angelotti, a researcher and associate professor at the Stanford School of Medicine.
Patricia Clark, the O'Hara Associate Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Associate Chair, will host the 7th Midwest Conference on Protein Folding, Assemblies & Molecular Motions on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at the McKenna Center on the Notre Dame campus.
Rev. Joseph L. Walter, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, passed away on Wednesday, April 18 after a brief illness. He was 82 years old.
Shailaja Kunda, a graduate student in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, has been named a recipient of the Faculty for the Future fellowship award for the 2012-2013 academic year.
Paul Bohn, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has been designated a Fellow of the Society by the Society for Applied Spectroscopy (SAS).
Jason Kopec, a senior biochemistry major, has published a paper in the journal Inorganic Chemistry detailing research conducted in the laboratory of Seth Brown, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry.
Marvin Miller has been accorded the 2012 Henry L. Bolley Academic Achievement Award by the North Dakota State University Alumni Association, honoring an individual who has attained noted achievements in education as teacher, researcher and/or administrator.
Laurie Littlepage has accepted the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and will work in the Mike and Josie Harper Cancer Research Institute.
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.