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News

The American Chemical Society Student Chapter at the University of Pittsburgh has been selected to receive a Green Chemistry Award. Read More
Prof. Tara Meyer is the recipient of the Greater Pittsburgh WCC Award for Encouraging Women into the Chemical Sciences. Read More
Prof. Sanford Asher is the Awardee of the 2015 FACSS Charles Mann Award for Applied Raman Spectroscopy. Read More
Prof. Sanford Asher is highlighted in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review,The Pitt News, and on the home page of the University of Pittsburgh website. Read More
Prof. Xinyu Liu is highlighted on the home page of the University of Pittsburgh website, "Pitt Chemical Biologist Finds New Halogenation Enzyme". Read More
A special issue of "The Journal of Physical Chemistry" is dedicated to Prof. Kenneth D. Jordan. Read More

Events & Seminars

Oct
30
Prof. Hao Xu - Searching for New Reactivity: Iron-Catalyzed Stereoselective Olefin Aminohydroxylation and Aminofluorination Reactions through N-O Bond Activation of Functionalized Hydroxylamines More
Nov
6
Prof. Todd Krauss - Semiconductor Nanocrystals for Robust and Efficient Solar Hydrogen Production More
Nov
6
Prof. Jon Thorson - Strategies for Microbial Natural Products Discovery and Diversification More
Nov
13
Prof. Tom Mallouk - Power to the Puny: How Do You Make a Micro-Robot? More

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