DEPARTMENT OF

Chemistry

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  • Working on a chip in the Electronic Shop

    Working on a chip in the Electronic Shop

  • Chernoff Hall lounge area

    Chernoff Hall lounge area

  • Lecture taking place in Chernoff

    Lecture taking place in Chernoff

  • Chernoff Main Hall

    Chernoff Hall - Home of the Department of Chemistry

  • Equipment in the Mass Spectrometry Lab

    Equipment in the Mass Spectrometry Lab

  • Equipment in the Nuclear Magnetic Reaction Lab

    Equipment in the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Lab

  • Equipment in the Surface Analysis Lab

    Equipment in the Surface Analysis Lab

  • Equipment in the X-ray Crystallography Lab

    Equipment in the X-ray Crystallography Lab

Department Spotlight


Zac Hudson

Michael MacLean is the recipient of the Materials Chemistry Student Oral Competition General Symposium award through the Canadian Society for Chemistry.

Seminar Series


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    Thursday, August 21, 2014

    3:00 PM
    Chernoff Hall, Room 202
    Al-Amin Dhirani
    University of Toronto
     
    "From pre-fabicated nano building blocks to mancrosopic materials: designing exotic electronic phenomena from the bottom up."
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    Thursday, August 22, 2014

    11:30 PM
    Chernoff Hall, Room 202
     
    Vassili Karanassios
    University of Waterloo
     
    "Taking part of the lab to the sample for chemical analysis on-site."
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    Friday, September 5, 2014
    11:30 AM
    Chernoff Hall, Room 117
     
    Françoise Sauriol
    NMR Instrumentation Manager
     

     

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    Friday, September 12, 2014
    11:30 AM
    Chernoff Hall, Room 117
     
    Green Centre Canada Lecture
     
    Robert Waymouth
    Stanford University
     

News & Events


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    Professor Diane Beauchemin's Research is featured in Chemistry World

    Diane Beauchemin group’s research was featured in Chemistry World published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. The article outlined a new forensic tool that is being developed using a combination of spectroscopy and statistical analysis to determine a person’s gender and ethnicity through a thread of hair.

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    Avena Ross, Queen's National Scholar in Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry

    Dr. Ross was born in Manitoba, however, she grew up in New Zealand where she attended the University of Auckland. Dr. Ross was supported by NSERC during her PhD studies and is currently an NSERC postdoctoral fellow. Dr. Ross joins the Department of Chemistry in January 2015 as a Queen’s National Scholar in Chemical Biology.

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    Bader Celebration Snieckus Quote

    Following the celebration of Alfred Bader’s 90th birthday  at Queen's, the weekly magazine of the American Chemical Society (over 18,000 members), C&EN News published (April 28th issue) a surprise laudatio article with well wishes and videos from recognized chemists and friends around the world.

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    Dr. Cathy Crudden is awarded a CIC fellowship through Chemical Institute of Canada

    Congratulations to Cathy Crudden on being awarded a CIC fellowship through the Chemical Institute of Canada. This fellowship is awarded based on the merits of members of the Constituent Societies of the CIC who have made outstanding contributions.

Research Spotlight


Dr. Jessop has been profiled by the Globe & Mail for a series on Innovators at Work.  Each person thus profiled is a nominee for a Globe & Mail competition to identify the top innovators in Canada.  Click here to view the newspaper article.