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

Xiangfeng Duan wins the 2012 JMC Lectureship AND receives DuPont Young Professor Award

10 years ago

Xiangfeng Duan was awarded the 2012 Journal of Materials Chemistry Lectureship for his contributions to the field of materials chemistry. This Lectureship is an annual award that honors a younger […]

Xiangfeng Duan wins the 2012 JMC Lectureship AND receives DuPont Young Professor Award
October 12

Alexandrova Lab published a paper in Angewandte Chemie describing a photo-driven molecular Wankel motor

10 years ago

Alexandrova Lab has published a VIP paper in Angewandte Chemie where they report on their discovery of a photo-driven molecular Wankel motor, B13+. This cluster has the dual-ring structure. The […]

Alexandrova Lab published a paper in Angewandte Chemie describing a photo-driven molecular Wankel motor
October 12

Ken Houk’s inaugural PNAS article on Diels-Alder reactions is featured on UCLA Newsroom site

10 years ago

Ken Houk’s new work on the dynamics of Diels-Alder reactions has appeared in his inaugural PNAS article after Ken’s election to the National Academy of Sciences. The work is featured […]

Ken Houk’s inaugural PNAS article on Diels-Alder reactions is featured on UCLA Newsroom site
October 12