Katherine Armstrong has been awarded the Emil T. Hofman Award for outstanding teaching in the first year program. The Freeman TA award has been won by Charles Vardeman and the Rudy Bottei Graduate Teaching Award goes to Jeff Carney.
Congratulations to Professor Anthony Serianni who has been selected as the 2006 recipient of the Melville L. Wolfrom Award in carbohydrate chemistry.
Katie Hull has been awarded a presitgious Ludo Frevel crystallography scholarship for 2006. This award supports the education and research program of promising graduate students in crystallography-related fields.
A research authored article by Professor Slavi Sevov and coworkers at Notre Dame was chosen by the editors of the journal Science as a highlight of the recent literature.
Kathryn Armstrong, a third year graduate student in the Baker lab, received a cash prize for her oustanding research accomplishments at the 2005 Biocalorimetry Conference in Boston, MA.
The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Corcelli to the faculty in 2005. Professor Corcelli, a theoretical chemist, is an expert in charge transfer reactions occurring in confined aqueous environments.
Five graduate students from the department of chemistry and biochemistry have won prestigious awards for their thesis research.
Nine graduate students from the department of chemistry and biochemistry have won university and departmental teaching awards for their excellence in leading discussions and laboratory sections.
Departmental awards are given to eight excellent members of the class of 2005. Eight graduating seniors in the department of chemistry and biochemistry have been honored with awards this year.