Prof. Todd Yeates
Mar 30, 2015
Professor Todd Yeates and former graduate student Neil King are co-inventors on newly issued patent.
Neil Garg
Mar 26, 2015
Professor Neil Garg featured in video celebrating ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable’s 10th anniversary.
Ellen M. Sletten
Mar 25, 2015
The UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry would like to welcome Ellen Sletten, who will join our department as an Assistant Professor.
Anastassia Alexandrova
Mar 25, 2015

An article by Alexandrova group, recently published in a leading international chemistry journal, designated as a “Very Important Paper (VIP)” by evaluators.

Paula Diaconescu
Mar 24, 2015

Professor Paula Diaconescu has been elected as recipient of Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award.

Kevin Ogilby
Mar 23, 2015

UCLA alumni and their craft brewery were recently featured in on-line magazine.  

S.W. Tina Choe
Mar 20, 2015

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry alumnus, Professor S.W. Tina Choe, has been named dean of Seaver College at Loyola Marymount University (LMU).

David Eisenberg
Mar 19, 2015

Professor David Eisenberg profiled in March 2015 issue of ASBMB Today.

Andrea Hadjikyriacou
Mar 18, 2015

UCLA's "PhD Fashionista" official blogger for 2015 ASBMB annual meeting.

Haines Hall
Mar 18, 2015

86 years ago today the first class ever was taught at UCLA's Westwood campus.

James Gimzewski
Mar 13, 2015
Professor James Gimzewski’s research exhibited at CNSI Art|Sci gallery through March 18th.
Michael Jung
Mar 13, 2015

Professor Michael E. Jung receives American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) honor for prostrate cancer discovery.

Mar 12, 2015

UCLA is ranked No. 2 among all U.S. public universities according to the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings for 2015.

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Mar 12, 2015

Professors Miguel Garcia-Garibay & Neil Garg selected for 2015 Arthur C. Cope Scholar Awards.

Anna Fisher
Mar 6, 2015

Astronaut and UCLA alumna Anna Lee Fisher speaks to undergraduates at Careers in Chemistry & Biochemistry class.

Paul Weiss
Mar 6, 2015

Professor Paul Weiss was featured in the February 23, 2015, issue of Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN).

Ken Houk
Mar 3, 2015

Ken Houk, Saul Winstein Professor of Organic Chemistry, who turned 72 last week, has reached a milestone in his distinguished career: his 1,000th research publication.

Mar 2, 2015

The UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry would like to welcome Hosea M. Nelson, who will be joining our department as an Assistant Professor in the Organic Chemistry division.

Feb 27, 2015

Photos from the 2015 Norma Stoddart Prize Lectures are now available for viewing.  The full photo gallery is available here.

Feb 26, 2015

On Friday, January 30, 2015, Professor Richard Kaner and the UCLA Student Members of the American Chemical Society (SMACS) visited Melida Lopez’s class at the Ánimo College Preparatory Academy. 

Feb 19, 2015

Photos from the Winter 2015 UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Distinguished Lecture by Professor Harry Gray are now available for viewing.

Feb 19, 2015

Professor Sriram Kosuri was recently interviewed by the NewScientist sharing his thoughts on the potential of using DNA to store data as a "time capsule."

Feb 10, 2015

PNAS Early Edition has featured a profile of Professor Sabeeha Merchant to accompany her inaugural article, "Copper economy in Chlamydomonas: Prioritized allocation and reallocation of copper to respiration vs. photosynthesis."

Feb 9, 2015

Professor Richard Kaner has been elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Feb 6, 2015

The department would like to congratulate Professor Anastassia Alexandrova, who was recently promoted to the rank of Associate Professor, effective July 1, 2015.