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BtuB: A Finicky Protein that Works Best at Home (DOI: https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.

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Congratulations to Sen Zhang and a team including Bob Davis and Lisa Colosi-Peterson from Engineering, on being selected for a new $2.3 million dol

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The UVa Chemistry Department is proud to host the "UVA Rising Star in Chemistry Postdoctoral Seminar Series" this Fall.

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Getting to Know UVA Chemistry’s Newest PhDs

Amelia Reid, UVA ChemSciComm

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Rising 5th year students

First place (tie): Kelsie Wentz & Mark Bernard

Second place: Brianna Dalesandro

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Two University of Virginia Chemistry graduate students have just been awarded 2021 Presidential Fellowships for Collaborative Neuroscience.

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Using Radio Astronomy to Find Organic Molecules in Stellar and Planetary Nurseries

by Hannah Musgrove, UVA ChemSciComm

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Graduate Student Social Events During Lockdown: Building Connections Virtually

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UVa Chemistry Assistant Professor Robert Gilliard has been named a National Academy of Sciences Kavli Frontiers of Science Fellow.

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Efficient Nanocrystal Surface Cleaning by N-Heterocyclic Carbenes

By Emma Cook, UVA ChemSciComm

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By: Amelia Reid, UVa ChemSciComm

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Charlie Machan has been awarded his first NSF Grant “Developing Homogeneous Mn Catalyst Systems for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction”. 

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The University of Virginia Chemistry Department is pleased to announce Leah Dignan as the 2021 recipient of the Sidney M.

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Congratulations to Chang Liu in the Sen Zhang lab for being awarded a prestigious Jefferson Dissertation Year Fellowship from Jefferson Scholars Fo

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NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

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Jacob Walley ACS-DIC – Young Investigator Symposium Award

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Professor Robert J. Gilliard, Jr.

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By Rob Dyer, UVA ChemSciComm

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It was announced today that Assistant Professor of Chemistry Robert J. Gilliard, Jr. has been awarded an Alfred P.

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UVa Chemistry Graduate Student Timothy Ware has been awarded a Ruth L.

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Associate Professor of Chemistry Ku-Lung (Ken) Hsu has been named a 2021 Emerging Leader by the Mark Foundation for Cancer Research.

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The research groups of UVa Chemistry Professors Sen Zhang and T. Brent Gunnoe have recently published a paper in Nature Catalysis.

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The first Beryllium cation, synthesized by Robert Gilliard’s group is a finali

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Rachelle Turiello Awarded DOJ Graduate Research Fellowship

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Keira Mahoney Awarded Inaugural Donald F. Hunt Graduate Fellowship

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Congratulations to Julia Dressel, who has won the 2020 ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry Award for Undergraduate Research!

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Sen Zhang and Robert Gilliard Awarded American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund Grants

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Undergraduate student Sarah Weisflog has been chosen to attend the FUTURE Ignited CCE Conference at CalTech on October 17, 2020.

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Congratulations to Laura Serbulea, who has been named a mentor for the

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UVa Chemistry Assistant Professor Andreas Gahlmann has been awarded a RO1 gran

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Jacob Walley, of the Gilliard Group, has been named the 2020 Adam Ritchie Outstanding Graduate Student in Chemistry. This award was established in

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Sarah Weisflog, an undergraduate researcher in the Gilliard group, is a 2020 American Chemical Society Bridge Travel Award winner in the amount of

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The study of polymers, molecular structures composed of thousands of atoms, may be one of the fastest growing fields in science today.

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Congratulations to Michael Hilinski and Ku-Lung (Ken) Hsu as they have been promoted to Associate Professor without Term. 

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The UVa Chemistry group led by W.

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Karl Westendorff, an Engineering student who does research with Dean Harman’s group has won a scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation

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The Journal of Chemical Education, an ACS Publication, has named Marilyne Stains, Ph.D. as an Associate Editor. Prof.

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Robert Gilliard and his group are featured in the C&EN Magazine article, "Beryllium Radical Cation Isolated." The article states that

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“CAREER: Next-Gen Flow Cytometry - A New Approach to Cell Heterogeneity." Congratulations Ken!

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AC Obi of the Gilliard Group has been selected to receive the Jefferson Fellowship beginning fall of 2020.  The Jefferson Fellowship is an extraord

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Congratulations to Ken Hsu and his graduate student, Myungsun Shin.

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Congratulations to Rebecca Pompano who is lead PI on a new, 3.4M NIH grant, to develop a model lymph node on a chip.  This grant was a winner of th

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Left to right: Jill Venton, Chair; Ji Zhang, Julie Laudenschlager, Mark Bernard, Pumidech Puthonkham, Grayson Johnson, Ana Geer, Megan Catterton, L

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Mike Hilinski has been awarded a NSF CAREER award entitled "New Methods for the Synthesis of Nitrogen-Containing Heterocycles" Congratulations, Mike!!

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Rebecca McCloud of the Hsu Lab has been awarded the Adam Ritchie Outstanding Graduate Student for 2019.

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Ilse is an assistant professor of astronomy with a joint appointment in chemistry.

 

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Pumidech “Max” Puthongkham has been named a 2019 Sidney M. Hecht Graduate Fellow.

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Congratulations to Joshua Hinkle, 2018-19 Awardee of the Metropolitan Washington Chapter of Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (MWC/ARCS) Foundation!!!

UVA Chemistry Group Lab

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The Pompano Lab's research was featured in C&E News' coverage of the national ACS Conference.

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The University of Virginia’s Rotunda still has its secrets, as conservators are discovering amid the building’s ongoing two-year renovation.

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13 students from the class of 2017 receive certification from The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Five of these students achieved certification with distinction.