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Jun
18

Prof. Sean Garrett-Roe has received a Course Transformation Award from the University of Pittsburgh Discipline-Based Science Education Research Center (dB-SERC).

The Discipline-Based Science Education Research Center (dB-SERC) was created to impact and strengthen teaching in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences' nine natural science departments. dB-SERC...

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May
19

Research of Prof. Xinyu Liu is featured in Faculty of 1000 Prime.

"A new family of iron-dependent halogenases acts on free standing substrates," Hillwig ML; Liu X, Nat Chem Biol. 201410(11), 921-3.

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May
11

Research of Prof. Alex Deiters is highlighted on Pitt's home page and NPR.

The research of the Deiters group in the recently published light-activated CRISPR/Cas9 methodology for spatial and temporal trigger...

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Apr
29

Prof. David Waldeck will serve as the academic director of the Peterson Institute for NanoScience and Engineering (PINSE)

David Waldeck has agreed to serve as academic director of the Peterson Institute for NanoScience and Engineering (PINSE), effective April 1, 2015.   

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Apr
29

Prof. Stephen Weber has been selected to receive the Palmer Award.

The Palmer Award was created to recognize and to encourage the art and science of chromatography. It is given to those individuals whose professional as well as scientific acco...

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Apr
28

Brad Lukasak receives Beckman Scholarship!

Brad Lukasak, an undergraduate researcher in the Deiters lab, has received a Beckman Scholarship. This academic recognition is perhaps the most prestigiious research award given to an undergraduate...

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Apr
27

Prof. David Waldeck receives NSF award.

David Waldeck has been awarded an NSF grant funded by the Chemical Structure, Dynamic & Mechanism B Program of the Chemistry Division for his proposal, “Experimental Studies Into Chiral Induced...

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Apr
20

Research from the Deiters Lab Highlighted in C&EN

A highlight article in Chemical & Engineering News features, among other recent developments in chemically probing the immune system, optical tools developed in the Deiters lab that en...

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Apr
17

Ali Saglam (Chong group) has received a DAAD research grant.

Ali Saglam (a graduate student in Prof. Lillian Chong's research group) has received a DAAD short-term research grant for four months to carry out research with an experimental collaborator at the...

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