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Latest News

Apr 24, 2014

Professor Sabeeha Merchant and Professor Paul Weiss have been elected as Fellows the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Apr 23, 2014
The UCLA Student Members of American Chemical Society (SMACS) Chemistry Bowl Team placed in the top three at the first annual Southern California American Chemical Society (SCALACS) Chemistry Bowl.
 
Apr 21, 2014

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Alumnus, Prof. Jiaxing Huang (Ph.D., 2004; Adviser: Ric Kaner), has been named a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow.

Apr 17, 2014

Professor Richard Kaner's presentation at the 115th UCLA Faculty Research Lecture (held on February 5, 2014) is now available for viewing.

Apr 15, 2014

Professor Thomas Mason led the development of a novel method of making multicomponent nanoemulsions to create a deformable liquid delivery vehicle for multiple drugs or other insoluble molecules.

Apr 11, 2014

Photos from the Christopher S. Foote Term Chair and The Linda and Fred Wudl Term Chair installation ceremony are available for viewing.

Apr 9, 2014

Liz Noey (Graduate Student, Houk Group) has won the 2014 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championship.

Apr 7, 2014
Prof. Xiangfeng Duan and researchers at UCLA have developed a biosensor capable of detecting nitric oxide within in vitro conditions and single cell environments with subnanomolar sensitivity and high selectivity.
 
Apr 4, 2014

In a field of 14,000+ applicants, four Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate students were awarded and five received honorable mention for the 2014 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

Apr 2, 2014

Rees Garmann (Graduate student in the Gelbart/Knobler Group) has been selected for the 2014 Distinguished Teaching Award for Teaching Assistants.

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