Two alumni named to C&EN’s “Talented 12” for 2024

6 days ago

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Alumni Dr. Jesus Moreno (Ph.D. ’17 Garg group) and Prof. Nako Nakatsuka (Ph.D. ’17 Andrews/P Weiss groups) have been named to Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN) “Talented 12” Class for 2024. […]

Two alumni named to C&EN’s “Talented 12” for 2024
May 16

2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Awards & Honorable Mentions

1 month ago

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Congratulations to our current graduate and undergraduate students and alumni who have received prestigious 2024 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships (GRFP) and Honorable Mentions. The National Science Foundation […]

2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Awards & Honorable Mentions
April 12

Alumni in the News – Dr. Valter Longo

1 month ago

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UCLA alumnus Dr. Valter Longo (Ph.D. ’97, Biochemistry, Valentine), a prominent researcher in the field of aging, longevity, and nutrition, was recently featured in an extensive article in the New […]

Alumni in the News – Dr. Valter Longo
April 11

UCLA MedTECH Demo Track Entrepreneur winner

2 months ago

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Alumnus Dr. Amir Nasajpour (Ph.D. ’23 in chemistry from the Paul S. Weiss group) won the 2024 UCLA MedTECH Demo Track Entrepreneur competition for his startup, Entropic Biosciences, Inc., which […]

UCLA MedTECH Demo Track Entrepreneur winner
April 3

2024 Norma Stoddart Award for Exemplary Citizenship and Excellence in Graduate Research

2 months ago

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On March 22, 2024, alumna Dr. Ashley Shin (Ph.D. ’23, Caram group), currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light at Erlangen, Germany, was presented with […]

2024 Norma Stoddart Award for Exemplary Citizenship and Excellence in Graduate Research
April 3

2023 Chancellor’s Service Award

2 months ago

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Former undergraduate researcher Gregory Gorobets ‘23 (Spokoyny group) was awarded the 2023 Chancellor’s Service Award in recognition of his significant contributions in service to UCLA and the community. The Chancellor’s […]

2023 Chancellor’s Service Award
March 19

UCLA researchers unveil the first-ever structure of supramolecular light-harvesting nanotubes

3 months ago

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Researchers led by Professor Justin Caram and alumna Dr. Arundhati Deshmukh (Ph.D. ’21) have settled an almost 30 year old question about the nanoscale structure of self-assembled light-harvesting nanotubes. The […]

UCLA researchers unveil the first-ever structure of supramolecular light-harvesting nanotubes
February 8

2024 Society for Pediatric Research Young Investigator Award

4 months ago

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Dr. Steven Jonas, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and postdoctoral alumnus of the Paul S. Weiss group, has been honored with the 2024 Society for Pediatric Research Young Investigator Award. In […]

2024 Society for Pediatric Research Young Investigator Award
February 2