Department of Chemistry at UMass Amherst

Trisha Andrew lab with students

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    Erik B Nordquis

    "Understanding protein structure-function relationships using simulations and machine learning"
    2:00 pm
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    Tongkun Wang

    " Applying density functional theory simulations to study the charge balancing and structure directing role of fluoride in zeolite synthesis"
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Bao Le '23 Named a 2023 UMass Rising Researcher

Research to Advance Cancer Targeting


Bao Quang Gia Le ’23 is a chemistry major who works on the synthesis of molecules for cell surface modification, research with implications for a novel targeted approach to treat and image cancer.


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Chemistry lab

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