May 1, 2015
Garg and Houk research team findings featured in C&EN and JACS Spotlights.
The researc
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.

Zhao Li
Apr 17, 2015
Zhao Li (graduate student in the Yung-Ya Lin group) has been selected for the 2015 Distinguished Teaching Award for Teaching Assistants.
Professor Louis Bouchard
Apr 16, 2015
UCLA researchers develop novel image filtering algorithm. 
The algorithm, developed by Pro
Apr 16, 2015
Research on graphene supercapacitors conducted by Professor Richard Kaner’s group was recently highlighted in a widely used chemistry textbook.
Eric Scerri
Apr 15, 2015

UCLA lecturer and author Eric Scerri quoted in British newspaper about the possibility that elements may need to be reordered.

Sriram Kosuri
Apr 13, 2015
Professor Sriram “Sri” Kosuri has been named 2015 Searle Scholar.
Paula Diaconescu
Apr 10, 2015
Professor Paula Diaconescu has been awarded the 2015 Guggenheim Fellowship.
NSF Logo
Apr 9, 2015
In a field of 16,000+ applicants, seven current & former Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate & undergraduate students receive 2015 NSF GRFP Fellowships & two graduate students receive NSF Honorabl
New meteorite
Apr 8, 2015
The UCLA Meteorite Gallery, California's largest collection of meteorites, has added two large iron meteorites - and both may be touched by the public.
Yuxi Zhao
Apr 8, 2015
Yuxi Zhao (PhD ’15 Chemistry - Weiss group) awarded 2015 Chinese-American Engineers & Scientists Association of Southern California (CESASC) scholarship. 
Professor Shimon Weiss
Apr 7, 2015
Professor Shimon Weiss research team awarded $1.35 million grant by Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) to develop nanosensors.
Apr 2, 2015

Underserved school children with a passion for science and technology will compete in science fair at UCLA Ackerman Union this weekend.

Nobel Prize
Apr 1, 2015
UCLA Chem & Biochem is proud to sponsor lectures by each of the three 2014 Chemistry Nobel Laureates: Eric Betzig, Stefan Hell & William Moerner. 
Prof. Richard Kaner
Apr 1, 2015

Professor Richard Kaner's group creates new energy storage medium by combining two nanomaterials.

Prof. Todd Yeates
Mar 30, 2015
Professor Todd Yeates and former graduate student Neil King are co-inventors on newly issued patent.
Neil Garg
Mar 26, 2015
Professor Neil Garg featured in video celebrating ACS GCI Pharmaceutical Roundtable’s 10th anniversary.
Ellen M. Sletten
Mar 25, 2015
The UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry would like to welcome Ellen Sletten, who will join our department as an Assistant Professor.
Anastassia Alexandrova
Mar 25, 2015

An article by Alexandrova group, recently published in a leading international chemistry journal, designated as a “Very Important Paper (VIP)” by evaluators.

Paula Diaconescu
Mar 24, 2015

Professor Paula Diaconescu has been elected as recipient of Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award.

Kevin Ogilby
Mar 23, 2015

UCLA alumni and their craft brewery were recently featured in KCET.org on-line magazine.  

S.W. Tina Choe
Mar 20, 2015

UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry alumnus, Professor S.W. Tina Choe, has been named dean of Seaver College at Loyola Marymount University (LMU).

David Eisenberg
Mar 19, 2015

Professor David Eisenberg profiled in March 2015 issue of ASBMB Today.