2012 Departmental Awards Ceremony

10 years ago

The department recognized the efforts of our accomplished students and faculty at the annual Departmental Awards Ceremony, held on November 19, 2012. In addition to recognizing the efforts of our […]

2012 Departmental Awards Ceremony
December 9

Prof. Saul Winstein’s Legacy In Organic Chemistry Featured

10 years ago

Chemical and Engineering News recently featured an article describing the recent Celebration of the 100th Birthday of Saul Winstein symposium organized by Winstein Chair in Organic Chemistry, Prof. Ken Houk. […]

Prof. Saul Winstein’s Legacy In Organic Chemistry Featured
November 21

Neil Garg Wins American Chemical Society’s Green Chemistry Institute Pharmaceutical Roundtable Research Grant

10 years ago

  • Research

The American Chemical Society’s Green Chemistry Institute Pharmaceutical Roundtable, a partnership between the ACS Green Chemistry Institute and member corporations in the pharmaceutical field, has awarded Professor Neil Garg its […]

Neil Garg Wins American Chemical Society’s Green Chemistry Institute Pharmaceutical Roundtable Research Grant
October 17

Yi Tang receives NIH Director’s Pioneer Award

10 years ago

Yi Tang is one of 10 researchers nationwide who were selected to receive an NIH Director’s Pioneer Award. The award supports investigators taking “highly innovative approaches that have the potential […]

Yi Tang receives NIH Director’s Pioneer Award
October 12

Louis Bouchard receives 2012 Beckman Young Investigator Award

10 years ago

Louis Bouchard is one of five young investigators to receive a 2012 Beckman Young Investigator Award. The award was presented to Louis during a ceremony at the Beckman headquarters in […]

Louis Bouchard receives 2012 Beckman Young Investigator Award
October 12

Department and UCLA overall are ranked highly on Shanghai World Academic Ranking, QS World University Rankings, and London Times’ World University Rankings

10 years ago

Recently released 2012 Academic Rankings of World Universities by Shanghai Rating Consultancy puts UCLA overall at #12 and our department at #13. We moved two steps up from #15 in […]

Department and UCLA overall are ranked highly on Shanghai World Academic Ranking, QS World University Rankings, and London Times’ World University Rankings
October 12

Undergraduates Host UCLA InnoWorks for Local Middle School Students

10 years ago

UCLA undergraduate students proudly hosted the 2012 UCLA InnoWorks Academy program from July 30 -­ Aug 3, 2012 in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. This scientific workshop, entitled “Making […]

Undergraduates Host UCLA InnoWorks for Local Middle School Students
October 12

Collaborative work of Reisler & Gimzewski labs reveals how drebrin-A, a key neuronal actin binding protein, modifies single actin filaments

10 years ago

High resolution Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) shows cooperative binding of drebrin to single actin filaments and reveals the resulting change in their structure. The observed nanoscale structural changes modify the […]

Collaborative work of Reisler & Gimzewski labs reveals how drebrin-A, a key neuronal actin binding protein, modifies single actin filaments
October 12