Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry

Faculty & Research

Faculty Directory

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photo of Catalina Achim

Catalina Achim

Professor

office: MI 833

phone: (412) 268-9588

group website

  • Bioinorganic
  • Biophysical
  • Materials & Nanoscience
photo of Bruce Armitage

Bruce Armitage

Professor of Chemistry, Biological Sciences (courtesy) and Biomedical Engineering (courtesy); and Co-Director, Center for Nucleic Acid Science and Technology

office: MI 722

(412) 268-4196

group website

CNAST website

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
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Stefan Bernhard

Professor

office: MI 737B

(412) 268-7419

group website

  • Catalysis
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Renewable Energy
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Mark E. Bier

Research Professor and Director, Center for Molecular Analysis

office: MI 555

(412) 268-3540

group website

CMA website

  • Biophysical
  • Green & Environmental
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
photo of Emile L. Bominaar

Emile L. Bominaar

Associate Research Professor

office: MI 534

(412) 268-5671

  • Bioinorganic
  • Theoretical & Computational
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Marcel Bruchez

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry;
Director, Molecular Biosensor and Imaging Center;
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering (courtesy)

office: MI 749

(412) 268-9661

website

MBIC website

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
  • Biophysical
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
photo of Terrence J. Collins

Terrence J. Collins

Teresa Heinz Professor in Green Chemistry and Director, Institute for Green Science

office: MI 712

(412) 268-6335

Institute for Green Science

  • Bioinorganic
  • Catalysis
  • Green & Environmental
  • Renewable Energy
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Subha R. Das

Associate Professor

office: MI 740A

(412) 268-6871

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
  • Materials & Nanoscience
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Neil Donahue

Professor of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, & Engineering and Public Policy and Director, Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research

offices: DH B204, MI 832

(412) 268-4415

group website

  • Atmospheric
  • Green & Environmental
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
  • Theoretical & Computational
photo of Rea Freeland

Rea Freeland

Associate Dean for Special Projects, MCS and Associate Head, Chemistry

office: MI 440B

(412) 268-7981

website

photo of Roberto Gil

Roberto R. Gil

Research Professor and Director, NMR Facility

office: MI 302

(412) 268-4313

website

  • Biophysical
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
photo of Susan T. Graul

Susan T. Graul

Assistant Teaching Professor

office: DH 2120

(412) 268-1441

website

photo of Yisong (Alex) Guo

Yisong (Alex) Guo

Assistant Professor

office: MI 546

(412) 268-5059

  • Bioinorganic
  • Biophysical
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
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Michael P. Hendrich

Professor

office: MI 526

(412) 268-1058

group website

  • Bioinorganic
  • Biophysical
photo of Rongchao Jin

Rongchao Jin

Associate Professor

office: MI 543

(412) 268-9448

group website

  • Catalysis
  • Green & Environmental
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
photo of Hyung J. Kim

Hyung J. Kim

Professor and Department Head

office: MI 512

(412) 268-6489

group website

  • Renewable Energy
  • Theoretical & Computational
photo of Tomasz Kowalewski

Tomasz Kowalewski

Professor

office: MI 525

(412) 268-5927

group website

  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Polymer
  • Renewable Energy
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
photo of Maria Kurnikova

Maria Kurnikova

Associate Professor

office: MI 503

(412) 268-9772

group website

  • Biophysical
  • Theoretical & Computational
photo of Danith Ly

Danith Ly

Associate Professor

office: MI 841

(412) 268-4010

group website

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
photo of Maumita Mandal

Maumita Mandal

Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Physics (courtesy) and Biomedical Engineering (courtesy)

office: MI 308B

(412) 268-4213

group website

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
  • Biophysical
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
photo of Krzysztof Matyjaszewski

Krzysztof Matyjaszewski

J. C. Warner University Professor of Natural Sciences and Chemical Engineering (courtesy) / Director, Center for Macromolecular Engineering

office: MI 861

(412) 268-3209

group website

  • Catalysis
  • Green & Environmental
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Polymer
  • Renewable Energy
photo of Eckard Münck

Eckard Münck

Professor

office: MI 546

(412) 268-5058

group website

  • Bioinorganic
  • Biophysical
photo of Terrance Murphy

Terrance Murphy

Teaching Professor (Qatar Campus)

office: CMQ C2192

(011) 974-44548644

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Kevin Noonan

Assistant Professor

office: MI 849A

(412) 268-3128

group website

  • Catalysis
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Polymer
photo of Hunaid Nulwala

Hunaid Nulwala

Assistant Research Professor

office: MI 725A

(412) 268-3974

  • Polymer
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Green & Environmental Chemistry
photo of Gary D. Patterson

Gary D. Patterson

Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (courtesy)

office: MI 417

(412) 268-3324

website

  • Polymer
photo of Linda A. Peteanu

Linda A. Peteanu

Professor

office: MI 825C

(412) 268-1327

group website

  • Biophysical
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Polymer
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
photo of Gloria Silva

Gloria Silva

Assistant Teaching Professor

office: DH 1318

(412) 268-9387

photo of Karen Stump

Karen Stump

Teaching Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies & Laboratories

office: DH 1314

(412) 268-2340

website

photo of Ryan Sullivan

Ryan Sullivan

Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Mechanical Engineering

offices: DH 2111, MI 832

(412) 268-8462

  • Atmospheric
  • Green & Environmental
  • Spectroscopy & Single Molecule Analysis
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
photo of Stefanie A. Sydlik

Stefanie A. Sydlik

Assistant Professor (starting July 2015)

  • Polymer
  • Materials & Nanoscience
photo of Leonard Vuocolo

Leonard Vuocolo

Assistant Teaching Professor

office: DH 2311A

(412) 268-7033

photo of Newell R. Washburn

Newell R. Washburn

Associate Professor of Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering (courtesy)

office: MI 814

(412) 268-2130

group website

  • Green & Environmental
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Polymer
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David Yaron

Professor

office: MI 501

(412) 268-1351

group website

  • Polymer
  • Theoretical & Computational

Affiliated Faculty

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Michael Bockstaller

Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and Chemistry (courtesy)

office: WEH 4307

(412) 268-2709

group website

  • Green & Environmental
  • Materials & Nanoscience
  • Polymer
photo of Alex Evilevitch

Alex Evilevitch

Associate Professor of Physics and Chemistry (courtesy)

office: WEH 6418

(412) 268-2748

group website

  • Biophysical
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Andrew Gellman

Head of Chemical Engineering and Lord Professor of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry (courtesy) and Materials Science and Engineering (courtesy)

office: DH 1111

(412) 268-3848

group website

  • Catalysis
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Gordon S. Rule

Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry (courtesy)

office: MI 751

(412) 268-1839

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
  • Biophysical
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James W. Schneider

Professor of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry (courtesy)

office: DH 3121

(412) 268-4394

group website

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
photo of Alan Waggoner

Alan S. Waggoner

Maxwell H. and Gloria C. Connan Professor in Life Sciences

office: MI 294B

(412) 268-3456

MBIC website

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology
  • Sensors, Probes & Imaging
photo of Lynn Walker

Lynn Walker

Professor of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry (courtesy)

office: DH A219

(412) 268-3020

group website

  • Polymer
photo of John Woolford

John Woolford

Acting Head and Professor of Biological Sciences, Chemistry (courtesy); and Co-Director, Center for Nucleic Acid Science and Technology

office: MI 618

(412) 268-3193

group website

CNAST website

  • Bioorganic & Chemical Biology

Adjunct Faculty

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photo of Colin Horwitz

Colin Horwitz

Chief Technology Officer, GreenOx Catalysts; Adjunct Research Professor of Chemistry; Deputy Director, Institute for Green Science

office: MI 713

(412) 268-3439

website

  • Green & Environmental
photo of John Peterson Myers

John Peterson Myers

CEO and Chief Scientist of Environmental Health Sciences

website

  • Green & Environmental

Emeriti Faculty

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Guy C. Berry

University Professor

office: MI 825A

(412) 268-3131

website

  • Polymer

Aksel A. Bothner-By

University Professor

Albert A. Caretto

Professor

ac16@andrew.cmu.edu

Josef Dadok

Professor of Chemistry

office: MI 405

(412) 268-3146

photo of Paul J. Karol

Paul J. Karol

Professor

pk03@andrew.cmu.edu

website

  • Nuclear
  • Theoretical & Computational

Robert L. Kay

Professor

office: MI 405

(412) 268-3406

photo of Miguel Llinás

Miguel Llinás

Professor

office: MI 511A/B

(412) 268-3140

website

  • Biophysical
photo of Stuart W. Staley

Stuart W. Staley

Professor

office: MI 405A

(412) 268-3146

  • Organic
  • Computational

Robert F. Stewart

Professor

office: MI 438

(412) 268-3165

Charles H. Van Dyke

Associate Professor

cvandyke@andrew.cmu.edu

  • Inorganic