Alumni News

1 day ago

  • Alumni & Friends

Dr. Chuanzhen Zhao (M.A. ’17 chemistry, Ph.D. ’20 materials chemistry P. Weiss and A. Andrews groups), currently a postdoctoral scholar at Stanford, has been named to Forbes magazine’s 30 Under […]

Chuangzhen Zhao
December 1

2022 Glenn T. Seaborg Symposium and Medal Dinner

2 weeks ago

  • Events

On August 17, 2022, the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry honored 2022 Nobel Laureate Professor Carolyn Bertozzi (Stanford) with the 2022 Glenn T. Seaborg Medal in recognition of her seminal […]

Prof. Carolyn Bertozzi and Dean Miguel Garcia-Garibay
November 21

Chemical Computing Group, Inc. (CCG) Excellence Award

2 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Graduate student Zisheng Zhang (Alexandrova group) receives competitive Chemical Computing Group, Inc. (CCG) Excellence Award in recognition of his outstanding graduate research, character and service within the community. In addition […]

November 16

2022 UCLA Chancellor’s Awards for Postdoctoral Research

2 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition

Postdoctoral Scholars Xiangyang Chen (Houk group) and Yao He (Feigon group) receive the 2022 UCLA Chancellor’s $7,500 Awards for Postdoctoral Research in recognition of their research, its impact, and as […]

November 16

Highly Cited Researchers 2022 List

2 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Faculty

Professors Xiangfeng Duan, David Eisenberg, and Richard Kaner have been named on the annual Highly Cited Researchers™ 2022 list from Clarivate, placing them among world’s most influential scholars, based on […]

November 15

Inaugural Richard E. Dickerson Biochemistry Lecture

3 weeks ago

  • Faculty

On Thursday, December 1, 2022, Dr. Robert M. Stroud, Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, will give the Inaugural Richard E. Dickerson Biochemistry Lecture titled “Caught […]

November 10

2023 OMCOS Prize Winner

3 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Faculty

Professor Abigail Doyle has been chosen the winner of the prestigious 2023 OMCOS Award. The OMCOS Award was established to recognize an early-to-mid career scientist who has made significant contributions […]

November 9

Faculty Spotlight: Margot Quinlan

3 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Faculty

The department congratulates Professor Margot Quinlan on her promotion to the rank of full professor. The rank of Full Professor is the highest rank that a professor can achieve (other […]

Prof. Margot Quinlan
November 8