Chemistry News

December 4, 2018
Challenge to Dirac: Journal of Chemical Physics Editor's Pick
Challenge to Dirac: Journal of Chemical Physics Editor's Pick

A recent paper by Professor Katharine L. C. Hunt and post-doc Dr. Anirban Mandal in the Department of Chemistry has been chosen as an EDITOR’S PICK in the Journal of Chemical Physics. The paper appeared online on November 29, 2018.

November 21, 2018
2018 CNS Award Winners from Chemistry
2018 CNS Award Winners from Chemistry

Awards were based on nominations from across the college and evaluated by the NatSci Faculty Advisory Committee and the Center for Integrative Studies in General Science staff.

November 19, 2018
Pioneering Chemistry Professor Recognized for Excellence by Colleagues, Students
Pioneering Chemistry Professor Recognized for Excellence by Colleagues, Students

Melanie Cooper, Michigan State University Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education and Chemistry Professor, is the recipient of the 2018 MSU Alumni Club of Mid-Michigan Quality in Teaching Award.

November 1, 2018
Discovery of a photobase so strong, it merits a moniker of "super"
Discovery of a photobase so strong, it merits a moniker of "super"

A light-induced super photobase has been discovered at Michigan State University that is revealing some of photosynthesis’ desirable traits. The interdisciplinary team was able to document the ultrafast dynamics of the super photobase that is 10 million times stronger than anything previously discovered.

August 30, 2018
Research by Prof. Dantus makes the Decade's 15 Most-Cited Articles from Journal of the Optical Society of America B (JOSA B)
Research by Prof. Dantus makes the Decade's 15 Most-Cited Articles from Journal of the Optical Society of America B (JOSA B)

Dantus Research Group develops a revolutionary method to characterize and compress ultrafast laser pulses with durations of a few millionths of a billionth of a second.

August 8, 2018
Corteva Agriscience
Corteva Agriscience

R&D Recruiting for Ph.D. and postdoctorial candidates in Chemistry and Chemical Engineer.

August 8, 2018
Dow Career Opportunities
Dow Chemical

MSU Information Session, Monday, August 27, 2018 at 6:00 PM in BPS 1415.

August 6, 2018
Chemistry Professor Inducted into Michigan Women's Hall of Fame
Chemistry Professor Inducted into Michigan Women's Hall of Fame

Angela Wilson, the Hannah Professor of Computational Chemistry, is being inducted into the Michigan Women’s Hall of Fame by Michigan Women Forward.

August 3, 2018
40th Anniversary Cisplatin Celebration & Cancer Research Symposium
40th Anniversary Cisplatin Celebration & Cancer Research Symposium

Please join us on August 3-4 as we celebrate the 40th anniversary of the FDA’s approval of cisplatin and showcase key cancer research from the discovery of cisplatin/carboplatin to the present.

June 29, 2018
Professor Greg Severin Awarded Grant to Harvest Medical Isotopes at FRIB
Professor Greg Severin Awarded Grant to Harvest Medical Isotopes at FRIB

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science’s Office of Nuclear Physics awarded nearly $357,000 to a Michigan State University chemistry professor to look into new methods of gathering rare isotopes.