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Welcome to our new Ph.D. students

The Department of Chemistry is pleased to welcome our new Ph.D. students for Fall 2016:

Kyle Augustine
Saborni Biswas
Julia Cuthbert
Sajjad Dadashi
Silab Nisha Hasija
Stephanie Kramer
Yingwei Li
Chad Ratterman
Srijani Sarkar
Anthony Varni
Mingyi Wang

Researchers Developing Disappearing Airborne Delivery Device

A device that disappears on command after making a clandestine delivery might sound like something from a spy novel, but Krzysztof Matyjaszewski and Christopher Bettinger are part of a team receiving a $3 million grant from DARPA’s ICARUS program to make that type of technology a reality.

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Clouds Provide Clue to Better Climate Predictions

A research group from the CERN Cloud experiment, including Chemistry Professor Neil Donahue, have uncovered the processes behind the formation and evolution of small atmospheric particles free from the influence of pollution. The findings are key to creating accurate models to understand and predict global climate change.

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Carnegie Mellon Awarded $10M for Center for Air, Climate and Energy Solutions to improve health outcomes

Neil Donahue and Ryan Sullivan are among the new center's faculty.