In the News
The Women Chemists Committee (WCC) of the American Chemical Society announced that Bib Yang (Chen group) is one of 10 recipients nationally of the Eli Lilly/WCC Travel Award.
Ingalls Honored as One of the 21st Century Leaders
Bailey Ingalls, an undergraduate double major in chemistry and biochemistry and molecular biology, will be honored as one of the 21st Century Leaders at Commencement on Friday, May 12.
Ed Voigtman published a book entitled, Limits of Detection in Chemical Analysis.
Zeynep Delen (PhD '07, Lahti group) co-authored a book The Chemical Story of Olive Oil: From Grove to Table.
Howard Stidham published a book entitled, Statistical Thermodynamics for Beginners.
Trisha Andrews' research on using off-the-shelf textiles to create triboelectric nanogenerators is featured in C&E News.
Scott Auerbach will be giving the keynote address at the 2017 Mass. PKAL Winter Meeting on Jan. 11 at Worcester State.
Bret Jackson and his group made the cover of The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters with their publication on the effects of lattice motion on dissociative chemisorption.
New Department Head
As of the first of December, Richard Vachet, is the new department head for Chemistry. Welcome!
The opening of the Institute for Applied Life Sciences (IALS) at UMass Amherst was celebrated today by Massachusetts life science industry leaders and state and university officials during a day-long event, celebrating a $150 million investment to bring new discoveries in healthcare services and products to market.