Chemistry News

April 30, 2016
Dr. Steve Poulios receives award

The College of Natural Science Student Advisory Council has selected Dr. Steve Poulios as the 2016 Outstanding Undergraduate Advisor.

April 11, 2016
MSU tackles mystery of protein folding
MSU tackles mystery of protein folding

New research conducted at Michigan State University features a chemistry approach that’s solving some of the riddles of the complex protein-building process of folding.

April 7, 2016
Professor James McCusker named Lecturer
Professor James McCusker named Lecturer

Professor James McCusker was named the 2016 Kritzler Lecturer at Ohio Northern University.

April 6, 2016
Professor Merlin Bruening receives award
Professor Merlin Bruening receives award

Professor Merlin Bruening has won the 2016 A. A. Benedetti-Pichler Award.

March 31, 2016
Professor David Weliky is co-organizing conference
Professor David Weliky is co-organizing conference

David Weliky is co-organizing a conference on Biomolecular NMR Spectroscopy which will be held in Ann Arbor, MI on Saturday-Sunday, April 16-17, 2016.

March 31, 2016
Chemistry Professors Gary Blanchard and Marcos Dantus
Chemistry Professors Gary Blanchard and Marcos Dantus

Rapid On-site Impact Sensing Could Help Millions of Young Athletes

March 25, 2016
Dr. Patrick Smith receives Alumni Award

Dr. Patrick Smith was chosen as the 2016 recipient of the MSU College of Natural Science Outstanding Alumni Award.

March 8, 2016
Justin Harris receives Undergraduate Award

Justin Harris is the recipient of the American Chemical Society Division of Organic Chemistry’s Undergraduate Award in Organic Chemistry

January 25, 2016
Professor Marcos Dantus has been named an MSU Foundation Professor
Professor Marcos Dantus has been named an MSU Foundation Professor

Professor Marcos Dantus has been named an MSU Foundation Professor.

January 19, 2016
First nitrido–imido–amido complex made
First nitrido–imido–amido complex made

Almost 40 years after Schrock and Clark’s synthesis of a tungsten ‘yl-ene-yne’ complex in 1978, scientists in the US have made the first nitrogen analogue: a chromium nitrido–imido–amido complex.