2022 Goldwater Scholar

2 years ago

Third-year chemistry undergraduate researcher Laurie Tan (Caram group) is one of two UCLA students to be named Goldwater Scholars in 2022.  The prestigious national scholarship supports students who show promise […]

2022 Goldwater Scholar
April 4

U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School Rankings

2 years ago

UCLA’s chemistry and biochemistry graduate degree programs are among the best in the nation, according to US News & World Report’s Best Graduate School rankings.  The UCLA Department of Chemistry […]

U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School Rankings
April 1

ACS GCI Oilfield Chemistry Roundtable Grant

2 years ago

Professor Paula Diaconescu has been awarded an American Chemical Society Green Chemistry Institute (ACS GCI) Oilfield Chemistry Roundtable Grant. An inorganic chemist at UCLA since 2005, Professor Paula Diaconescu‘s research […]

ACS GCI Oilfield Chemistry Roundtable Grant
March 31

AFRL Space Scholars Program

2 years ago

PhD student Austin Ready (Spokoyny lab) has been selected for the AFRL 2022 Space Scholars Program to work on the design, fabrication, characterization, and development of functional coatings and materials […]

AFRL Space Scholars Program
March 31

UC President Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings Fellow

2 years ago

Alumnus Cooper Jamieson (PhD ’21, Houk/Tang groups) has been selected to participate in the 71st Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in June 2022.  Jamieson was selected as one of the 600 […]

UC President Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings Fellow
March 31

TRDRP Predoctoral Fellowship

2 years ago

1st year chemistry PhD student and 3rd year DGSOM MD-PhD student Eric Lin (Sletten lab) receives Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program Predoctoral Fellowship.  The prestigious TRDRP predoctoral fellowship is awarded to those […]

TRDRP Predoctoral Fellowship
March 30

2022 CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellow

2 years ago

Graduate student Andrew Dawson (Tolbert group) has been named a 2022 CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellow, serving on the Senate Housing Committee. Dawson, a native Californian, studies materials that […]

2022 CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellow
March 24

Remembering Dr. Dale Joseph Meier (1922-2022)

2 years ago

We are sad to report that alumnus Dale Joseph Meier (PhD ’51) passed away at the age of 99 on March 12, 2022. A polymer scientist, Dr. Meier received his […]

Remembering Dr. Dale Joseph Meier (1922-2022)
March 15