Jeffrey Vinokur
Jun 12, 2015
An in-depth article about graduate student Jeffrey Vinokur's passion for science and dance was recently published in his alma mater's alumni magazine.
Crystal Valdez
Jun 11, 2015
Newly minted PhD Crystal Valdez was chosen to be one of two student processional marshals for the doctoral hooding ceremony on Thursday, June 11.
Jun 9, 2015
The discovery by an international team led by Professor Gerard Wong could lead to better treatment & control of lupus, psoriasis, & other ailments.
Gold Shield Logo
Jun 5, 2015

Professor & Vice Chair, Neil Garg, has been awarded the 2015 Gold Shield Faculty Prize. 

Miguel Garcia-Garibay
Jun 2, 2015
Professor and Chair Miguel Garcia-Garibay has been selected to receive the 2015 Faculty-Staff Partnership Award.
Professor Neil Garg
Jun 1, 2015
Professor & Vice Chair, Neil Garg, was one of the 18 speakers to participate in TEDxUCLA at the UCLA campus on Saturday, May 30th. 
atomic switch network
May 28, 2015
PhysOrg reported on the development by Professor James Gimzewski and his research team of an atomic-scale hardware to implement natural computing.
Nanette Jarenwattananon
May 28, 2015
Nanette Jarenwattananon (Bouchard group) has been named recipient of a 2015 Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS) Graduate Student Research Award.
Samuel Chiang
May 27, 2015
OCDS and SMACS students engage budding scientists at the first ever Warner Science Slam.
Nako Nakatsuka
May 27, 2015
Chemistry and Biochemistry graduate students participate in UCLA’s first ever campus-wide Grad Slam competition.
May 26, 2015
UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate student Matthew Fontana (Schwartz Group) has been named a UCLA Collegium of University Teaching Fellow.
Professor Xiangfeng Duan
May 20, 2015
Professor Xiangfeng Duan & his team have reported on the preparation of a graphene hydrogel, which can be easily converted into solvated graphene frameworks.
Prof. Louis Bourchard
May 19, 2015
Paper by Professor Louis Bouchard & PhD student Nanette Jarenwattananon selected by the journal Physical Review Letters as PRL Editors’ Suggestion. 
Dr. Myung Ki Hong
May 14, 2015

Dr. Myung Ki Hong has been selected for the 2015 UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Alumni Award.

Prof. Jorge Torres
May 12, 2015
A recently published PLOS Computational Biology article by the Torres lab has been the featured method article on the front page of the journal.
Prof. James Wilking
May 12, 2015
UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry alumnus, Professor Jim Wilking (PhD Chemistry ’08 Mason Group), has received NSF's prestigious Young Investigator CAREER award.
May 12, 2015
UCLA Chemistry and Biochemistry faculty are part of a research team that has been selected for a Cal-BRAIN seed grant. 
Dr. Maher El-Kady and Dr. Colin Yu-Hong Lam
May 8, 2015

Colin Yu-Hong Lam and Maher El-Kady were recognized at the 2015 Postdoctoral Scholars Award Ceremony on April 22nd at the CNSI auditorium.

Professor Heather Maynard
May 7, 2015
Heather Maynard, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Associate Director of CNSI, has been selected for the US Defense Science Study Group (DSSG).
Willard Libby
May 5, 2015
Professor Willard Libby, the first UCLA faculty to be recognized with a Nobel Prize, was recently featured in a historical piece in the New York Times.
Prof. Chris Foote
May 1, 2015

Photos from the 2015 Christopher S. Foote Symposium events are now available for viewing.

May 1, 2015
Garg and Houk research team findings featured in C&EN and JACS Spotlights.
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Crystal Valdez
Apr 29, 2015
Graduate student Crystal Valdez, a member of the Alexandrova group, met with lawmakers to explain the value graduate research brings to California.
Professor James Liao
Apr 28, 2015

Professor James Liao has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

Apr 24, 2015

Lecturers Laurence Lavelle, Sharon Neufeldt, and Eric Scerri are the recipients of the UCLA Unit 18 professional development awards for 2014-2015.