2022 Winifred Burks-Houck Graduate Leadership Award

24 hours ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate

Ph.D. student Samantha Theresa Mensah (Andrews/P Weiss groups) has been named the recipient of the 2022 Winifred Burks-Houck Graduate Leadership Award by the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of […]

September 30

2022 ICReDD Award

3 days ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Faculty

Professor Ken Houk has been awarded one of the 2022 Akira Suzuki Awards, the ICReDD Award, from the Institute for Chemical Reaction Design and Discovery (ICReDD), in recognition of the […]

September 28

Welcoming Professor Matthew J. Nava

4 days ago

  • Faculty

The department welcomes talented synthetic inorganic chemist Professor Matthew Nava, who joins the UCLA faculty as the Jeffrey and Helo Zink Endowed Professional Development Term Chair in Chemistry. Professor Matthew […]

September 27

Faculty in the News – Richard Kaner

5 days ago

  • Faculty
  • Recent Research

Professor Richard Kaner’s new bacterial resistant coating for medical devices is featured in UCLA’s student-run newspaper, the Daily Bruin. Kaner group alumni Brian McVerry (Ph.D. ’16) and Ethan Rao (B.S. […]

September 26

2022 Graduation

1 week ago

  • Graduate
  • Student
  • Undergraduate

Select photos from the 2022 Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Commencement Ceremony and a video of Susan Baumgarten’s commencement address are now available. A video of Baumgarten’s commencement address as […]

September 23

2022 Graduate Student Commencement Awards

1 week ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Each year at commencement we recognize our graduate students for their accomplishments in academics and in research. The 2022 Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Commencement Awards were presented to our students […]

September 22

2022 Undergraduate Student Commencement Awards

1 week ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Student
  • Undergraduate

Each year at commencement we recognize our undergraduate students for their accomplishments in academics and in research. The 2022 Chemistry & Biochemistry Undergraduate Commencement Awards were presented to our students […]

September 22

ACS Henry H. Storch Award in Energy Chemistry

2 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Faculty

Professor Sarah Tolbert has been awarded the Henry H Storch Award in Energy Chemistry by the Energy and Fuels Division of the American Chemical Society.   The prestigious award recognizes distinguished […]

ACS Henry H. Storch Award in Energy Chemistry
September 16