Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry


Department Calendar

Thursday, July 24, 2014
12:30 p.m.

Graduate Student Summer Seminars

Lisa Rastede, Armitage Group

Dyes, PNA, and Biomolecules Oh My!: Refining Fluorescent Probes for Biomolecule Detection

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
4:30 p.m.

Departmental Seminar

Rinaldo Poli, University of Toulouse

Interplay of One-Electron Processes in Controlled Radical Polymerization mediated by Iron Complexes

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Host: Kris Matyjaszewski

Thursday, July 31, 2014
9:00 a.m.

Final Public Oral Examination for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy

Saadyah Averick

Preparation of Precise Bioconjugates Using Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization

Location: Mellon Institute Social Room

Friday, August 1, 2014
10:30 a.m.

Departmental Seminar

Johannes Kiefer, Universität Bremen

Molecular Structure and Interactions in Imidazolium Ionic Liquids: An Experimental Viewpoint

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Host: Hyung Kim

News & Announcements

photo of Kathryn L. Beers

Alumna Kathryn L. Beers Named a Fellow of the American Chemical Society

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Chemical Attraction: Profile of Krzysztof Matyjaszewski is the cover story of the July 2014 issue of Carnegie Mellon Today

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Obituary: Carnegie Mellon Alumna and Hall of Fame Inventor Stephanie Kwolek Dies at 90

She Invented Key Ingredient for Bulletproof Vests

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A Team of Researchers, Including Carnegie Mellon University's Yisong Guo, Identify Key Mechanistic Step in Biosynthesis of Carbapenem Antibiotics