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Dr. Laurence Lavelle
Feb 21, 2019
Dr Laurence Lavelle has received a 2018-19 UCLA NSF Professional Development award for his educational innovations.
Professor Michael Jung
Feb 19, 2019
Professor Michael Jung received the LA BioStar Award from the California State University, Los Angeles for his significant contributions to biomedicine.
Professor Neil Garg
Feb 15, 2019
Professor Neil Garg has received the 2019 NYU Distinguished Alumnus Award from his alma mater New York University.
 
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Feb 15, 2019
Thanks to MIC’s UV-visible spectrophotometer, Gavin Loughran was able to investigate the absorbance rate of UVA rays by various colors of glass.     
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Feb 14, 2019
Ground-breaking solvent research by Professor Benjamin Schwartz's group was recently highlighted by the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science.
Professor Xiangfeng Duan
Feb 14, 2019
The team, co-led by Professor Xiangfeng Duan, has developed a highly durable aerogel which could ultimately be an upgrade for insulation on spacecraft.
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Feb 8, 2019
First-year graduate students Ernest Armenta, Milauni Mehta, Yi Shen, and Stephanie Tenney have been awarded 2019 Stone Graduate Fellowship Awards.
Daniel Robertson
Feb 8, 2019
First-year chemistry graduate student Daniel Robertson (Tolbert group) has been awarded a prestigious UCLA Alumni Association Fellowship.
Professor Christopher Foote
Feb 7, 2019
Organic chemistry graduate students Sarah Anthony, Daniel Estabrook, Kersti Caddell Haatveit, and Stasik Popov have been named the 2019 Senior Foote Fellows.  
Professor Ken Houk
Feb 4, 2019
Kendall Houk, UCLA’s Saul Winstein Professor of Organic Chemistry, gave the Andrew Steitwieser lecture at UC Berkeley on January 29, 2019.  

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