Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry

Events

Department Calendar

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
4:30 p.m.

Departmental Seminar

Raghavan B. Sunoj, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Transition State Modeling in Asymmetric Catalysis: From Rationalizations to Catalyst Design

Location: Mellon Institute Social Room

Host: Krzysztof Matyjaszewski

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
11:00 a.m.

Final Public Oral Examination for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy

Arunava Manna

Gamma-PNA Chemical Building Blocks: Methodology Development, Synthesis and Application

Location: Mellon Institute Social Room

Thursday, May 28th, 2015
4:30 p.m.

Departmental Seminar

Rinaldo Poli, Laboratoire de Chimie de Coordination, Toulouse, France

A New Approach to Biphasic Catalysis Using a Polymeric Nanoreactor Platform

Location: Mellon Institute Social Room

Host: Krzysztof Matyjaszewski

News & Announcements

photo of David Menasche, Danielle Schlesinger and Eric Wu

MCS Students Earn Education and Research Awards

The Mellon College of Science presented its awards for education and research during the college's annual faculty meeting on Thursday, May 7. Winners included David Menasche, Danielle Schlesinger and Eric Wu.

photo of Krzysztof Matyjaszewski

Krzysztof Matyjaszewski Wins Dreyfus Prize

Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, the J.C. Warner University Professor of Natural Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University, has won the 2015 Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences. The international prize awarded by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation is given every two years to recognize accomplishments in different areas of chemistry.

photo of Neil M. Donahue

Neil M. Donahue Receives Thomas Lord Professorship in Chemistry

Neil M. Donahue, professor of chemistry, chemical engineering, and engineering and public policy and director of the Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research at Carnegie Mellon University, has received the Thomas Lord Professorship in Chemistry.

photo of Susan Graul

Susan Graul is this year's winner of the Julius Ashkin Teaching Award