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Latest News

Aug 28, 2014

Professor Xiangfeng Duan is part of a team of UCLA researchers who have received a $2-million grant from the NSF EFRI to explore new approaches to assembling nanoscale materials for use in a variety of manufacturing and research applications.

Aug 28, 2014

Professor Jorge Torres was featured in a promotional video for the UCLA Society for Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), which will be shown to thousands of attendees at the 2014 SACNAS National Conference.

Aug 27, 2014

The QS World University Rankings 2014 placed UCLA 10th in the subject of chemistry. The SJTU Academic Ranking of World Universities also released their 2014 rankings and placed UCLA 12th in the world and 9th in Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

Aug 22, 2014

Professor Richard Kaner's research on graphene-based supercapacitors was featured on Nasdaq.com.

Aug 20, 2014

Professor James Liao has been named to Taiwan's Academia Sinica, the preeminent academic institution in the Republic of China.

Aug 15, 2014

Professors Miguel Garcia-Garibay, Neil Garg, and Paul Weiss have been selected for the ACS 2015 National Awards.

Aug 14, 2014

Xiangfeng Duan and colleagues have set the stage for a watershed in mobile energy storage by using a special graphene material to significantly boost the energy density of electrochemical capacitors.

Aug 8, 2014
Dr. Maher El-Kady (Postdoctoral Researcher, Kaner Lab) presented a talk about the "Super Supercapcitor" at TEDxCairo, held earlier this year.
 
Aug 8, 2014

Professor Louis Bouchard and colleagues have developed nanodiamonds (ND) which can be used to perform fully correlated optical and electron microscopy.

Aug 1, 2014

A photo collage from the 2014 Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Commencement Ceremony is now available for viewing online.

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12:00pm
Symposium: CNSI / Medal Award Dinner: Carnesale Commons
Prof. Fred Wudl & Dr. Linda Wudl
University of California, Santa Barbara (Prof. Fred Wudl)
5:00pm
CS24 Young Hall
Weizmann Institute of Science