Iota Sigma Pi 2022 Agnes Fay Morgan Research Award

4 weeks ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Faculty

Professor Ellen Sletten receives the 2022 Agnes Fay Morgan Research Award from Iota Sigma Pi, the National Honor Society for Women in Chemistry. The award is given for research achievement […]

November 4

Iron induces chronic heart failure in half of heart attack survivors, according to landmark study

4 weeks ago

  • Faculty
  • Recent Research
  • Research

Professor Louis Bouchard is part of a team of researchers who have identified that iron drives the formation of fatty tissue in the heart and leads to chronic heart failure […]

November 3

CNSI Noble Fund researchers work to develop an opioid drug that has very low abuse potential

1 month ago

  • Faculty
  • Research

Professor Heather Maynard is part of a team researchers whose Nobel Fund project is seeking to curb opioid addiction by rendering the drug inactive unless taken orally, as well as […]

October 27

2022-2023 Audree V. Fowler Fellows in Protein Science

1 month ago

  • Awards, Grants, & Recognition
  • Graduate
  • Student

Graduate students Cody Gillman (Gonen lab), Declan Evans (Houk lab), Troy Lowe (Backus lab), Ashley Julio (Backus lab), and Alex Stevens (Hong Zhou lab) have been selected as 2022-2023 Fowler […]

Fowler Fellows 2022
October 27

Miguel A. García-Garibay Appointed Senior Dean of the College

1 month ago

  • Faculty

Professor Miguel A. García-Garibay has been appointed senior dean of the UCLA College. He will serve a two-year term beginning November 1, 2022. A member of UCLA’s faculty for more […]

Miguel A. García-Garibay
October 26

Fundamental study determines Pt surface hydronium pKa and reveals correlation with HER kinetics

1 month ago

  • Recent Research
  • Research

A research collaboration between Professor Xiangfeng Duan’s group in the UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Professor Yu Huang’s group in the UCLA Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and […]

October 20

2022 M. Frederick Hawthorne Symposium

1 month ago

  • Events
  • Faculty

Current members and alumni of the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry gathered at UCLA on September 16, 2022, for the 2022 M. Frederick Hawthorne Symposium, to honor two recipients of […]

October 20

Alumni News

1 month ago

  • Alumni & Friends
  • Diversity

Alumna Dr. Morgan Howe (Ph.D. ’19, Garcia-Garibay group) has joined the UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry as a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Education Research Fellow. In her […]

October 19