Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry


Wednesday, January 11, 2017
1:00 p.m.

Final Public Oral Examination for the Degree of Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with Departmental Honors/Master of Science in Chemistry

Bruce Feldman

ATTACK: Synthesis of a Novel Targetable Potassium-sensing Fluoroionophore

Location: Mellon Institute Room 448

Thursday, January 19, 2017
4:30 p.m.

Departmental Seminar

Matthew Becker, The University of Akron

Functional Polymers that Enable Post Printing Derivatization of 3D Scaffolds with Bioactive Groups

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Host: Stefanie Sydlik

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News & Announcements

Unifying Evaluation of the Technical Performances of Iron-Tetra-amido Macrocyclic Ligand Oxidation Catalysts is chosen as one of ten JACS Select Research Articles for 2016

Carnegie Mellon Researchers Use Polymers to Control the Organizational Behavior of Nanoparticles

Researchers, including Michael Bockstaller and Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, have harnessed the intrinsic organizational properties of polymeric tethers to program nanoparticles to self-assemble into a variety of micron-sized domain structures in a reversible way.

Cancer Breakthrough

Alumnus Daniel Siegwart and his team of researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have developed synthetic polymers that can attack lung cancer cells without affecting healthy cells.

 photo of Kedar Perkins

Kedar Perkins receives ACS Student Exchange Award at NOBCChe

Kedar Perkins, 3rd year student in the Washburn group, received the ACS Graduate Student Exchange Award at NOBCChE in Raleigh

Three MCS Professors Named Among World's Most Highly Cited Researchers

Chemistry professors Neil Donahue, Rongchao Jin and Krzysztof Matyjaszewski are among the world’s most highly cited researchers in science, according to Thomson-Reuters.