Woman at microscope
Feb 5, 2016
The UCLA Core Technology Gateway website offers scientists an on-line directory of all the cores on campus providing advanced research technology.
Professor Anastassia Alexandrova
Feb 5, 2016

Professor Anastasia Alexandrova has been awarded a coveted 2016-17 Fulbright U.S. Scholar grant that will fund her research in France starting this April.

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Jan 29, 2016
The Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Student Association acts as a voice for our graduate student population by representing and promoting their interests as well as bringing them together for social and service activities.
Professor Paul Weiss
Jan 26, 2016
Professor Paul Weiss has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows.
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Jan 26, 2016
Professors David Eisenberg, Ken Houk, Ric Kaner, and Jeff Zink have been selected for the prestigious Thomson Reuters list of Highly Cited Researchers.
Professor Timothy Deming
Jan 22, 2016
Professor Timothy Deming has been awarded the 2015-2016 Fulbright-Tocqueville Distinguished Chair Award.
Graphene weed barrier
Jan 21, 2016

Research team, led by Professors Paul Weiss and Xiangfeng Duan, creates graphene barrier to control molecules precisely for making nanobiosensors.

Dr. Eric Scerri
Jan 21, 2016

UCLA lecturer and author Eric Scerri is quoted in recent Smithsonian.com article about the future of the periodic table.

Paul Weiss
Jan 15, 2016
Professor Paul Weiss has been named the Jacques Beaulieu Chair at the Centre for Energy, Materials and Telecommunications of the INRS in Montreal for 2016-2017.
Prof. Sharon Hammes-Schiffer
Jan 15, 2016
On January 13th, Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer (University of Illinois) presented the Winter 2016 UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Distinguished Lecture.
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Jan 15, 2016
The Biochemistry Association for Student Enrichment (BiochemASE) is the first undergraduate student society serving UCLA students interested in biochemistry. 
Vincent L. Pecoraro
Jan 8, 2016
Alumnus Vincent Pecoraro (BS biochemistry ’77) has been awarded the prestigious ACS Award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry.
David Eisenberg
Jan 8, 2016
Professor David Eisenberg and postdoctoral scholar Alice Soragni are part of UCLA research team to develop a promising novel method to treat gynecologic tumors.
Green Chemistry
Jan 8, 2016
The UCLA Student Members of the American Chemical Society has been awarded a Green Chemistry Student Chapter Award for activities in the 2014-15 academic year. 
Professor emertitus Howard Reiss
Jan 5, 2016
We are sad to report that Professor emeritus Howard Reiss passed away on December 21, 2015 at the age of 93.
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Fall 2015 Newsletter
Dec 19, 2015
The Fall 2015 issue of the UCLA Chemistry and Biochemistry Newsletter is now available online!
Prof. Stefan Hell speaking
Dec 18, 2015
View lectures by 2015 Seaborg Medalist Stefan Hell and symposium speakers Carlos Bustamante, Scott Fraser and Shimon Weiss.
Dec 14, 2015
Recent graduates Nooriel Banayan (’15) and Kyle Travaglini (’15) received the Dean’s Prize Medal of Excellence at the 2015 UCLA Science Poster Day.
Research Pitch Event
Dec 11, 2015
Graduate students competed in the Research Pitch Competition by giving five minute "pitches" about their research to a panel of faculty judges. 
Group photo
Dec 11, 2015
On November 13, 2015, the Graduate Student Affairs Office held its second annual Outreach and Diversity Day, co-sponsored by the American Chemical Society (ACS).
Ric Kaner
Dec 10, 2015
Professor Richard Kaner was awarded the Materials Research Society (MRS) Medal at the 2015 MRS Fall meeting in Boston.
Research image
Dec 1, 2015
The UCLA groups of Houk and Tang have combined with the Codexis company, a biotech firm, to develop methods to understand the origins of enzyme selectivity.
Professor Patrick Harran
Nov 30, 2015
Professor Patrick Harran is one of two UCLA faculty members selected as 2015 fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Prof. Yi Lu
Nov 25, 2015
Photos from the Fall 2015 UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Distinguished Lecture by Professor Yi Lu are now available for viewing.
Dr. Laurence Lavelle
Nov 24, 2015
Dr. Laurence Lavelle’s Chemistry Community, an online chemistry database and peer-to-peer learning tool, exceeded 1 million page views last week.