Wayne State University

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College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Department of Chemistry
A Tradition of Excellence in Research and Teaching.

Induction to the American Chemical Society Fellows (2014)

Congratulations to Professor Stephanie L. Brock, named to the 2014 class of ACS Fellows by the American Chemical Society (ACS).

NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (Career) Award

Congratulations to Dr. Stanislav (Stas) Groysman, recipient of an NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER).

Best Innovation Award

Congratulations to Professor Charles H. Winter for being awarded the "Best Innovation Award" at the American Vacuum Society Atomic Layer Deposition Conference in Kyoto, Japan (June 15-18, 2014).

Alumni Recognition

Congratulations to Zhibo Yang (Ph.D. 2005, alumnus of the Rodgers group), currently an Assistant Professor at Oklahoma University, for receiving a 2014 ASMS Research Award.

Outstanding Junior Faculty Award

Congratulations to Dr. Andres Cisneros for being awarded the OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award in Computational Chemistry, 247th ACS National Meeting in Dallas, TX

Dr. Federico Rabuffetti

We are happy to announce that Dr. Federico Rabuffetti has joined the department as an Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Dell-Intel Young Investigator Award

Congratulations to Dr. Andres Cisneros for being awarded the 2014 Dell-Intel Young Investigator Award at the 54th Sanibel Symposium, St. Simons' Island, GA

2014 Haworth Memorial Lectureship Award

Congratulations to Professor David Crich for receiving the 2014 Haworth Memorial Lectureship Award.

Fri Apr 24
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Fri Apr 24
Biochemistry Seminar - Maheeka Embogama (Pflum Lab), 4th year student seminar
Tue Apr 28
Analytical Chemistry Seminar - Facundo Fernando, Georgia Tech
Tue May 05
Analytical Chemistry Seminar - Pavithra Pathirathna (Hashemi Group)

With a research pedigree dating to well before the 1944 establishment of the Ph.D. program by Neil E. Gordon, and a teaching mission embracing diversity and modern methodology, the department of Chemistry provides a supportive yet competitive atmosphere for faculty and students alike. We have over 150 graduate students and 30 postdoctoral fellow researchers in the Department. In the last three years nearly 60 Ph.D.s and 150 Bachelor's degrees in Chemistry have been awarded.

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