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Latest News

Professor Kendall Houk
Aug 15, 2018

On August 14, 2018, the Houk Group hosted a Virtual Symposium on synthetic organic chemistry.

Professor Ohyun Kwon
Aug 13, 2018

Professor Ohyun Kwon, an organic chemist, has recently been awarded a $200,000 Technology Development Grant.

Professor Juli Feigon
Jul 31, 2018

The Biophysical Society (BPS) has named Professor Juli Feigon its 2019 Founders Award winner.

Professor Ohyun Kwon
Jul 31, 2018

Professor Ohyun Kwon, an organic chemist, has been awarded the Boehringer Ingelheim Green Chemistry Award for 2018.

Joyann Barber, a graduate student in Professor Neil Garg's lab group.
Jul 30, 2018

Joyann Barber, a PhD student in Professor Neil Garg’s group, has been awarded a 2018-2019 Bristol-Myers Squibb Graduate Fellowship in Synthetic Organic Chemistry.

Science Cover
Jul 27, 2018
The team has discovered a chemical reaction that might someday be used to process petroleum waste into useful compounds.
 
At the reception
Jul 27, 2018
On July 24, 2018, the department hosted a reception for all undergraduate and high school students who conduct research in faculty labs. 
Professor Anastassia Alexandrova
Jul 25, 2018

Professor Anastassia Alexandrova cohosted the 6th International Conference on Chemical Bonding (ICCB) in Hawaii this July.

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Jul 23, 2018

Alumnus Robert (BS ’42) and Mae Carter have donated $100,000 to support the Women in Chemistry Initiative in the UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry.

Professor Neil Garg
Jul 18, 2018

Professor Neil Garg, an organic chemist, has been named a Fellow of the American Chemical Society (ACS) for 2018.

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Professor Robert Glaeser (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab) & Nobel Laureate Professor Richard Henderson (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology)
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California NanoSystems Institute Auditorium
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