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Oct
16

Prof. Tara Meyer is the recipient of the Greater Pittsburgh WCC Award for Encouraging Women into the Chemical Sciences.

This award recognizes significant accomplishments by individuals, male or female, who have stimulated or fostered the interest of women in chemistry, promoting their professional developments as ch...

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Oct
6

Prof. Sanford Asher is the Awardee of the 2015 FACSS Charles Mann Award for Applied Raman Spectroscopy.

The Charles Mann Award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated advancement(s) at a conference presented by FACSS in the field of...

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Sep
16

Prof. Xinyu Liu is highlighted on the home page of the University of Pittsburgh website, "Pitt Chemical Biologist Finds New Halogenation Enzyme".

Prof. Xinyu Liu's work on the discovery of novel enzymatic catalysis in complex alkaloid biosynthesis is published in Nature Chemical Biology.

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Sep
5

A special issue of "The Journal of Physical Chemistry" is dedicated to Prof. Kenneth D. Jordan.

Ken is being honored in this special issue of  J. Phys. Chem. A, "From Quantum Mechanics to Molecular Mechanics: A Tribute to Kenneth D. Jordan" as a leader in the field of theor...

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Sep
5

Prof. Renã A.S. Robinson has been selected as the 2014 NOBCChE recipient of the Lloyd N. Ferguson Young Scientist Award

The National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE), has selected Dr. Robinson as the 2014 NOBCChE recipient of the Lloyd N. Ferg...

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Aug
21

Horne Group Graduates First Two Ph.D. Students

Conor Haney and George Lengyel, two of the first graduate students to join the lab of Prof. Seth Horne in January of 2010, completed their Ph.D. degrees this summer. George has accepted a position...

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Aug
20

Prof. Daniel Lambrecht has been awarded funding from the Central Research Development Fund.

The primary goal of the Small Grants Program is to enhance opportunities for faculty, especially junior faculty, at the University of Pittsburgh to engage in high-quality research, scholarship, and...

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