Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry


Department Calendar

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
3:30 p.m.


Dr. Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, Professor of Chemistry at UW- Madison, 2012 American Chemical Society President

Opportunities and Challenges in Graduate Research and Education

Location: Mellon Institute Social Room

Host: Visit is sponsored by the Vice Provost for Education. If you have any questions please contact

Friday, November 21, 2014
9:30 a.m.
10:20 a.m.

Graduate Seminar (09-911)

Artur Sargun

The XNA World and Self-Replicating Peptide Nucleic Acid

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Chairperson: Guojun Xie

Friday, November 21, 2014
10:30 a.m.
11:20 a.m.

Graduate Seminar (09-911)

Haichen Li

Number Matters: Evolution of Gold Cluster Catalyzed CO Oxidation Mechanism

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Chairperson: Jiajun Yan

News & Announcements

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Scientist Profiles: Professor Terry Collins

Interview by NESSE (Network of Early-Career Sustainable Scientists and Engineers)

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Carnegie Mellon Center for Nucleic Acids Science and Technology Receives $3.1M From DSF Charitable Foundation To Develop Synthetic Nucleic Acids

Gift Will Allow Center To Create Synthetic Molecules Geared Toward Understanding and Treating Genetic, Neurodegenerative and Infectious Diseases

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Chemistry Graduate Student Named a James R. Swartz Entrepreneurial Fellow

Mellon College of Science graduate student Matharishwan Naganbabu was selected by the Carnegie Mellon Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship as a 2014 James R. Swartz Entrepreneurial Fellow.