Feb 20, 2014

Dr. Gordon Cragg (former postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Theodore Geissman) was named as the recipient of the Excellence in Botanical Research Award.

Feb 18, 2014

A Tale of 7 Elements has been reviewed by Angewandte Chemie, Metall, and Journal of Chemical Education.

 

 

 

Feb 12, 2014

UCLA Alpha Chi Sigma has awarded Professor Anastassia Alexandrova with the 2014 Glenn T. Seaborg Award.

Feb 11, 2014

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry alumnus Dr. Nate Brandstater (Ph.D. 1997) was recently named as the president of Kettering College.

Feb 7, 2014

UCLA undergraduate student Emily Gordon (Biochemistry major and member of the UCLA Triathlon team) won the 2014 Surf City Marathon, held on February 2, 2014.

Feb 7, 2014

UCLA undergraduate student Megan Cory (Biochemistry major) was one of seven blood donors who helped to save the life of a young mother who nearly died from massive bleeding after giving birth.

Jan 30, 2014

The American Cancer Society has awarded Professor Jorge Torres with the American Cancer Society Research Scholar Grant.

Jan 30, 2014

Professor Richard Kaner and his presentation of next week's 115th UCLA Faculty Research Lecture was covered by UCLA Today.

UCLA Today by Judy Lin

Jan 24, 2014

Prof. Valter Longo (UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Alumnus) was interviewed by BBC News about a clinical trial of a diet that may boost resistance to some diseases and lead to weight loss.

Jan 17, 2014

Professor James C. Liao is the recipient of the NAS Award for Industrial Application of Science - presented this year in bioenergy.

Jan 17, 2014

Professor John Wasson was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article on the launch of the UCLA Meteorite Gallery.

Jan 10, 2014

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry is delighted to announce the arrival of Assistant Professor, Sriram Kosuri.

Dec 20, 2013

An article featuring the research of Professor Ric Kaner has been named as KCET ReWire's Most Popular Story of 2013.

Dec 20, 2013
UCLA ranked No. 5 among U.S.
Dec 20, 2013

Photos from UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry CBGSA, AXE, and SMACS booths at Explore Your Universe 2013 are now available for viewing online.

Dec 13, 2013

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate student Jeffrey Vinokur (aka the Dancing Scientist) was recently featured in episodes of Daily Planet (Discovery Channel Canada).

Dec 13, 2013

Prof. Paul Weiss was part of a mental health panel at Partnering for Cures, held earlier this year in New York. The video from the panel discussion is now available for viewing online.

Dec 6, 2013

Prof. Paul Weiss' presentation at TEDxOrangeCoast is now available for viewing online.

Dec 6, 2013

The 2013 Seaborg Symposium video recordings are now available for viewing online.

Dec 6, 2013

Arlene Russell and Ken Houk have written a biographical memoir of Orville Chapman, eminent UCLA professor who passed away in 2004. The memoir has been published online by the National Academy of Sciences.

Nov 27, 2013

The list of winners and photos from the 2013 Departmental Awards Ceremony are now available for viewing online.

Nov 27, 2013

A Tale of Seven Elements by Dr. Eric Scerri has been selected by NewScientist in their list of the best science books of 2013.

Nov 27, 2013

Research by the Zink Group (Tania Guardado-Alvarez, Melissa Russell, and Prof. Jeff Zink) and Schwartz Group (Dr. Lekshmi Sudah Devi and Prof. Ben. Schwartz) was spotlighted by the Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS).

Nov 22, 2013

SMACS represented UCLA at STEAM Nation 2013, one of the largest events in LA County celebrating Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math education (STEAM).

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