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The University of New Mexico at Schloss Dyck

Posted: Thu Apr 27 2017 14:29:36

After a 2012 trip to Germany shed light on the history of her discipline, University of New Mexico Senior Lecturer Lisa Whalen knew she wanted to shar...read more

2017 Riley Schaeffer Lecture

Posted: Thu Apr 20 2017 11:03:46

The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology will host Professor Tom Mallouk for the 2017 Riley Schaeffer Endowed Lecturship. Professor Mallouk is...read more

Chemistry of Wine

Posted: Thu Apr 20 2017 11:00:17

Dr. Ernie Simpson, member of the Society of Wine and American Chemical Society Fellow, presented a dinner to 70 guests of the Department of Chemistry ...read more

The University of New Mexico at Schloss Dyck

Posted: Thu Apr 20 2017 10:57:42

After a 2012 trip to Germany shed light on the history of her discipline, University of New Mexico Senior Lecturer Lisa Whalen knew she wanted to shar...read more

Building Improvements

Posted: Thu Apr 20 2017 10:48:35

Chemistry and Chemical Biology has expanded and improved space for teaching and research, thanks to two nearly-simultaneous projects in SMLC and Clark...read more

Prof. John Grey named Regents’ Lecturer in Arts and Sciences

Posted: Thu Apr 20 2017 10:47:52

The College of Arts and Sciences has named Associate Professor John K. Grey the college’s Regents' Lecturer for the period 2016-2019.  This...read more

“Marty” Kirk named Distinguished Professor

Posted: Thu Apr 20 2017 10:47:06

Martin Kirk was promoted to the rank of Distinguished Professor effective July 1, 2016.  Prof. Kirk is a widely published scholar whose research ...read more

Spring Convocation

Posted: Thu Apr 20 2017 10:43:08

The class of Spring 2017 is ready to graduate! Please join us for the convocation of our graduate and undergraduate students on May 12th at 3:00 pm in...read more

Professor Terefe Habteyes Receives NSF Career Award

Posted: Mon Apr 10 2017 11:50:49

Prof. Terefe Habteyes, has received a National Science Foundation CAREER  award on "Near-Field Imaging for Nanoscale Visualization of Excito...read more

Nature Comm on Korean Genome has potential impact for New Mexico

Posted: Mon Apr 10 2017 11:44:29

 CCB Professor Jeremy Edwards was part of an international team which generated the most complete human reference genome since the Human Genome P...read more

NMR Facility Announces the Installation of New Spectrometer

Posted: Fri Oct 07 2016 13:56:18

The NMR Facility announces the installation of our new spectrometer.  The Bruker Avance III HD 500 is primarily a solution NM...read more

Julia Fulghum to lead Advance at UNM

Posted: Fri Oct 07 2016 13:46:14

Professor Julia Fulghum, together with UNM colleagues Mala Htun (PoliSci), Mary Jo Daniel (OVPR), Stephanie Forrest (CompSci) and Felipe Gonzales (Soc...read more

Congratulations to Distinguished Professor Guo

Posted: Tue May 17 2016 10:20:59

Distinguished Prof. Hua Guo received his appointment as senior editor of the American Chemical Society's Journal of Physical Chemistry effective May 1...read more

Congratulations to Prof. Ramesh Giri

Posted: Fri Feb 26 2016 15:45:51

Assistant Professor Ramesh Giri's proposal "Development of Tandem and Multi-Component Couplings with Base Metals and Organic Electron Donors" has been...read more

Prof. Guo appointed to Editorial Advisory Board for ACS

Posted: Mon Jan 04 2016 09:34:28

This year, Professor Hua Guo has been appointed to the Editorial Advisory Board of the American Chemical Society flagship journal of the Physical Chem...read more

ACS Honorable Mention

Posted: Mon Nov 09 2015 12:45:53

 The student ACS chapter and their adviser, Dr. Lisa Whalen,  received an Honorable Mention award from the American Chemical Society for the...read more

Congratulations to Prof. Jeff Rack

Posted: Mon Nov 09 2015 12:44:31

 Congratulations to the Chemistry Departments newest colleague, Prof. Jeff Rack, who has been elected secretary of the ACS Division of Inorganic ...read more

Professor Melancon receives NIH Grant

Posted: Thu Jul 02 2015 09:24:05

  Natural products (NPs) and their derivatives are a critical source of new drugs and drug leads for the treatment of microbial infections and ca...read more

Congratulation to John Latham

Posted: Tue Jun 30 2015 13:49:55

John Latham, a former UNM Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology graduate student from the Prof. Debra Dunaway-Mariano (DDM) Lab, has recently a...read more

Congratulations to Distinguished Professor Hua Guo

Posted: Wed Jun 17 2015 16:11:00

    Please join me in congratulating Professor Hua Guo on his promotion to the rank of Distinguished Professor.&#16...read more

Promotion of Dr. Don Bellew

Posted: Mon Apr 27 2015 11:59:16

 Please join me in congratulating Dr. Don Bellew on his promotion to Principal Lecturer, effective August 2015.  Dr. Bellew has taught ...read more

Congratulation to the Giri Group

Posted: Wed Apr 01 2015 14:28:06

Congratulations to  Professor Ramesh Giri and his group. This month their work on the copper-catalyzed cross-coupling of organoindium reagents wa...read more

Professor Wang Recieves Innovation Award

Posted: Thu Feb 26 2015 08:07:09

Congratulations to Professor Wei Wang on receiving a 2015 Innovation Award from UNM STC.  He is receiving the award for obtaining a U.S. Pat...read more

Prof. Yang Qin Recieves Prestigious Award

Posted: Thu Dec 04 2014 15:06:12

Prof. Yang QIn will receive a National Science Foundation Career award for his research on Bottom-Up Approaches for Precisely Nanostructuring Hybrid O...read more

Prof. Dunaway Mariano Elected to Conference Evaluation Committee

Posted: Wed Nov 05 2014 09:04:20

 This Fall Prof. Dunaway-Mariano was elected to the Conference Evaluation Committee (CEC) of the Gordon Research Conferences for a term of six ye...read more

UNM Research Highlighted by the Department of Energy

Posted: Mon Oct 20 2014 16:37:26

The recent work from the Guo group on the fundamental quantum dynamics of a prototypical reaction has been  highlighted by the Department of Ener...read more

Professor Kirk chosen as co-editor

Posted: Thu Oct 02 2014 12:23:25

  Professor Martin Kirk served as a co-editor of a web theme issue of the prestigious journal Chemical Communication on molecular spintronics....read more

New Grant for Professor Grey

Posted: Thu Oct 02 2014 12:20:02

Professor John Grey has received a new grant from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research to study the effects of ionizing radiation exposure on p...read more

Professor Kirk's work chosen as spotlight publication

Posted: Fri Sep 26 2014 14:41:21

Possible Link between Biological and Industrial Nitrogen Fixation Nitrogen is an essential nutrient that is abundantly available in Earth’s atmo...read more

Post Doc Published in Prestigious Journal

Posted: Thu Sep 25 2014 15:01:55

Ryan Johnson, who  defended his PhD thesis with Prof. H. Guo, published his research on the prestigious journal Nature Communications, in collabo...read more

Dr. Holder, 40 years at the University of New Mexico

Posted: Tue Sep 23 2014 14:08:58

This year will be Professor Holder's fortieth anniversary with the University of New Mexico. To read up on his time with UNM please read Carolun Gonza...read more

Promotion of Prof. Deb Evans

Posted: Mon Sep 15 2014 11:04:05

Deborah Evans has been promoted to the rank of full professor effective July 1.  Dr. Evans is currently Associate Director of the Nanoscience and...read more

Renovation of Clark Hall

Posted: Mon Sep 15 2014 11:01:42

Demolition and remediation have begun in sections of Clark Hall scheduled for renovation.  The renovation project is funded by $16,000,000 in gen...read more

Ground Broken to Expand SMLC

Posted: Mon Sep 15 2014 11:00:07

Construction has begun on the expansion of the Science and Math Learning Center (SMLC), with an anticipated completion date of May 2015.  The exp...read more

Lina Cui to Join CCB in January

Posted: Mon Sep 15 2014 10:56:10

Dr. Cui has accepted a position as assistant professor effective January 1, 2015 as part of the department’s research focus area in Biological C...read more

Chemistry Undergraduates Awarded Whaley Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Posted: Wed Jun 04 2014 15:16:43

In April 2014, the Undergraduate Advisory Committee awarded the Whaley Endowed Memorial Scholarship to five students pursuing the Bachelor of Science ...read more

Research Presentation by Dr. Guo

Posted: Wed May 14 2014 10:40:11

Prof. Hua Guo presented his research at National Taiwan University, National Sun Yat-Sen University, and National Chiao Tung University as Visiting Pr...read more

Dr. Kirk Lectures

Posted: Wed May 14 2014 10:39:12

Prof. Martin Kirk has delivered a series of lectures at Duke University, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and North Carolina State Uni...read more

Latest Issue of Science

Posted: Wed May 14 2014 10:22:51

In the latest issue of Science, Postdoctoral fellow Bin Jiang and Prof. Hua Guo published their work on the dissociative chemisorption of water on a m...read more

Chemistry Paper included in Editors' Choice Collection

Posted: Thu Apr 03 2014 14:49:13

A 2013 paper by Dr. Bin Jiang and Prof. Hua Guo published on J. Chem. Phys. is included in Editors’ Choice Collection. The paper can be seen her...read more

Space Scholars Program Internship

Posted: Wed Apr 02 2014 17:10:51

Ben Alday from the Guo group has been named as an Internship in the highly competitive Space Scholars Program and will be working in the Air Force Res...read more

Phi Beta Kappa

Posted: Wed Apr 02 2014 16:44:10

Congratulations to five Chemistry majors who have been elected to Phi Beta Kappa this year:  Loretta Gallegos, Linda Garcia, Mo Li, Dominiqu...read more

Hua Guo elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society

Posted: Mon Feb 10 2014 11:28:30

Hua Guo was recently elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society Citation: “For the development of iterative methods for solving the nucle...read more