William Gelbart
Apr 12, 2017
UCLA professor William Gelbart will be honored at the 2017 Seaborg Symposium and Medal Dinner on Saturday, November 18, 2017.
 
Eric Chronister
Apr 10, 2017
UC Riverside professor Eric Chronister (BS ’80) has been named Dean of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) College of Sciences.
 
Prof. Hosea Nelson
Apr 7, 2017
The findings of the team led by Professor Hosea Nelson were recently featured in Science and Chemical and Engineering News (C&EN).
 
Eric Scerri
Apr 7, 2017
UCLA chemistry lecturer and author Eric Scerri has been invited to present a public lecture at the prestigious Royal Institution of Great Britain.
 
Namrata Ramani
Apr 5, 2017
Undergraduate researcher Namrata Ramani (Kaner group) has been accepted to the Clare Boothe Luce Research Scholars Program.
Prof. Jose Rodriguez
Apr 5, 2017
Professor Jose Rodriguez has been named 2017 Searle Scholar.
Alpha Chi Sigma Coat of Arms
Apr 4, 2017
AXS invites all interested undergraduates to come visit their Rush events on April 4th-7th, 5pm-7pm in Young Hall 2033.
 
Professor Neil Garg
Mar 30, 2017
Popular organic chemistry professor Neil Garg is a finalist for the Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching.
 
Dr. Leonardo Scarabelli
Mar 30, 2017

Postdoctoral researcher Leonardo Scarabelli (Paul Weiss Group) is one of five winners of the IUPAC-Solvay International Award for Young Chemists.

Selena Hernandez
Mar 30, 2017
Undergraduate researcher Selena Hernandez (Jung group) has been accepted to the Clare Boothe Luce Research Scholars Program.
Professor Richard Kaner
Mar 30, 2017
A recent article by Professor Richard Kaner and his team on next-generation supercapacitors was featured in Nature Middle East.
 
Paul Weiss UCLA
Mar 29, 2017
Professor Paul Weiss has been selected to receive the 2016 SCALACS Tolman Medal.
Paige Curson
Mar 24, 2017
Undergraduate researcher Paige Curson (Kaner group) has been accepted to the Clare Boothe Luce Research Scholars Program.
student at poster session
Mar 24, 2017
Our Undergraduate Summer Research Program offers UCLA undergraduates the opportunity to carry out research with a faculty mentor during the summer.
 
Larry Davis
Mar 23, 2017

Alumnus Larry Davis (BS Biochemistry ’77, MS Biological Chemistry ’79) was recently featured in Los Angeles Times article about the UCLA "Frisbee Cheer" he created.

NSF Logo
Mar 17, 2017
Four chemistry & biochemistry graduate students have received highly competitive 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program awards.
Moorpark College students and OCDS members
Mar 16, 2017

On March 4th, the Organization for Cultural Diversity in Science (OCDS) hosted students from Moorpark College for lab tours and a graduate student panel.

Mar 16, 2017
UCLA ranked 9th in the subject of chemistry in the recently released QS World University Rankings. 
 
Professor Thomas Poon
Mar 10, 2017
Alumnus Professor Thomas Poon (PhD ’95 Foote group) has been named Loyola Marymount University’s next executive vice president and provost.
 
Professor Richard Kaner
Mar 9, 2017
Professor Richard Kaner and postdoc Dr Maher El-Kady are featured in a recent episode of PBS’s science show “NOVA”.
 
Khan
Mar 9, 2017
UC Santa Barbara chemistry and biochemistry lecturer Dr Kalju Kahn gave the Winter Quarter Instructional Division seminar on March 7, 2017.
 
Robert E. Spenger
Mar 8, 2017
Alumnus California State University, Fullerton, Professor Emeritus Robert Spenger (PhD ’61) died on January 20, 2017, at the age of 93.
 
Prof. Cecilia Zurita-Lopez
Mar 2, 2017
Alumna CSULA biochemistry professor Cecilia Zurita-Lopez (PhD ’11 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, S Clarke lab) named 2017 Emerging Scholar. 
 
Prof. Kendall Houk
Mar 1, 2017
Professor Ken Houk and postdoc Yun-Fang Yang are part of team to develop method for potentially removing nearly all sulfur compounds from gas and diesel fuel.
 
Prof. Daniel Nocera
Feb 24, 2017
Professor Daniel Nocera (Harvard) was honored at the February 22, 2017 event.
 

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