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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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Apr
17

Prof. Sean Garrett-Roe receives NSF CAREER Award.

Professor Sean Garrett-Roe has been selected to receive a National Science Foundation CAREER award based upon his proposal, entitled "Ultrafast Vibrational Spectroscopy of Chemical Dynamics in Ioni...

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Apr
17

Prof. Geoffrey Hutchison has been selected as a recipient of the ACIE Innovation in Education Awards.

Each year the Provost's Advisory Council on Instructional Excellence (ACIE) selects proposals to further its mission to strengthen the role of teaching at the University of Pittsburgh. Geoff's prop...

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Apr
15

Akira Shimizu (BS 2013) has been awarded a 2015 Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF) from NSF.

This year the National Science Foundation awarded the GRF to 2,000 individuals from among 16,500 applicants in 2015. NSF provides fellowships to individuals selected early in their graduate ca...

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