Amanda, a member of the Robbat group, is helping develop innovative technology for characterizing health hazards... Learn More>>
Ashleigh, a member of the Sykes group, with Dr. Gerhard Ertl, the 2007 Nobel Prize Winner... Learn More>>
Eric in the Utz Group is studying the highly dynamical reactions that occur at gas-surface interfaces.... Learn More>>
Robyn in the Kritzer Group is helping identify molecules to probe human disease mechanisms... Learn More>>
Torie & Kaitlyn in the Kounaves Lab are applying innovative sensors used to analyze the soil on Mars, to in-situ analysis of deep-sea vent chemistry... Learn More>>
Shonda is part of the Walt Lab’s pioneering effort to interrogate single molecules, analyze genetic variation, and investigate single cells... Learn More>>
Tuan in the Shultz group is investigating the fundamental steps in methane clathrate formation ... Learn More>>
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News & Events

Dr K M Abraham (PhD’73) is recipient of the "GSAS Outstanding Career and Service Achievement Award” More>>

Chemistry undergrads Jasper Du (Kumar Group) and Yimin Zhang (Thomas Group) awarded top prizes at the 19th Annual NSCRC. More>>

Chemistry team "Velum" has won third place in the Tufts 2017 $100k New Ventures Competition. More>>

The Chemistry Department has received a 2017 Beckman Scholars Program award. Thanks to Prof. Kritzer for taking the lead. More>>

The newest issue of ChemNotes, the Department newsletter, is now available to download Here.

Prof. Walt has been elected a member of the National Academy of Medicine. More>>

Mace Group's development of an inexpensive paper-based device for red blood cell assays has been highlighted in C&EN. More>>