Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry


Thursday, May 5, 2016
4:30 p.m.

Departmental Seminar

Jonathan Owen, Columbia University

The Synthesis and Coordination Chemistry of Metal Chalcogenide Nanocrystals

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Host: Rongchao Jin

Abstract and Bio

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
4:30 p.m.

Departmental Seminar

Bernard Crimmins, Clarkson University

Proactive Screening for Toxins in Great Lakes Fish by Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods

Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room

Host: Catalina Achim

Friday, May 13, 2016
4:30 p.m.

Departmental Seminar

Lixin Zhang, CAS Institute of Microbiology (China)

Overcome Drug Resistance from Natural Products

Location: Mellon Institute Social Room

Host: Alex Guo

Abstract and Bio

Department Calendar

News & Announcements

photo of Clive Newstead, Rebecca Alford and Shadab Alam

MCS Students Earn Education and Research Awards

The Mellon College of Science (MCS) presented its awards for education and research during the college’s annual faculty meeting on Monday, May 2. Winners included chemistry major Rebecca Alford.

photo of Rebecca Alford

Chemistry Major Rebecca Alford Named Hertz Foundation Fellow

Carnegie Mellon University senior chemistry major Rebecca Alford is one of 12 college seniors and first-year graduate students nationwide to be named a 2016 Hertz Fellow by the Fannie and John Hertz Foundation.

photo of Mark Bier

Molecular Sleuth

In the field of mass spectrometry, scientists like Carnegie Mellon University’s Mark Bier are making big innovations to understand tiny particles. That technology, which impacts everyday life, may even reveal whether there is life on Mars.

Photo of Yuxiang Chen

Graduate Student Yuxiang Chen Receives Award from the International Precious Metals Institute