Chemistry News

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.

December 14, 2015
Professor Robert Maleczka to serve as councilor
Professor Robert Maleczka to serve as councilor

Professor Robert Maleczka has been elected to the Executive Committee of the American Chemical Society's Division of Organic Chemistry.  His term will run from 2016-2018 and he will serve a an alternative councilor for the Division.  

November 30, 2015
Professor Warren Beck receives award
Professor Warren Beck receives award

Professor Warren Beck received the 2015 College of Natural Science Faculty Teaching Prizes.

November 30, 2015
Professor Mitch Smith receives award
Professor Mitch Smith receives award

Professor Mitch Smith received the 2015 College of Natural Science Outstanding Faculty Award.

November 30, 2015
Dr. Ardeshir Azadnia receives award

Dr. Ardeshir Azadnia received the 2015 College of Natural Science Distinguished Academic Staff Award.

November 27, 2015
The Huang Group highlighted in journal
The Huang Group highlighted in journal

The Huang Group has been highlighted in a podcast by the journal ACS Chemical Biology.

November 24, 2015
Professor Marcos Dantus has been named a University Distinguished Professor in Chemistry and Physics
Professor Marcos Dantus has been named a University Distinguished Professor in Chemistry and Physics

Professor Marcos Dantus has been named a University Distinguished Professor in Chemistry and Physics.

November 23, 2015
Qian Qin wins award

Qian Qin, a graduate student in the Huang Group, won the best oral talk award in the Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium

November 16, 2015
Melanie Cooper, Lynmarie Posey and Sonia Underwood publish paper

Professor Melanie Cooper, Professor Lynmarie Posey and Dr. Sonia Underwood were members of the author team who published the recent paper in Science, "Challenge faculty to transform STEM learning".

November 5, 2015
Dr. Luis Sanchez appointed President-Elect

Dr. Luis Sanchez, an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Niagara University, has been appointed President-Elect of Gamma Sigma Epsilon, a Chemistry national honor society founded in 1919.