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  • Chemistry 2017

    Chemistry Family 2017

  • Chernoff Main Hall

    Chernoff Hall - Home of the Department of Chemistry

  • Chernoff Hall lounge area

    Chernoff Hall lounge area

  • Lecture taking place in Chernoff

    Lecture taking place in Chernoff

  • 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


Congratulations to the Chemistry Graduates of 2017!

Seminar Series


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    Tuesday, June 27, 2017

    2:00 PM

    Chernoff Hall, Room 117

     

    Anamik Shah

    Saurashtra University

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    Thursday, June 29, 2017

    9:00 AM

    Chernoff Hall, Room 202

     

    Chihiro Urata

    National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

     

    Eco-friendly Siloxane Based Inorganic-Organic Anti-Stick Surfaces

    Abstract (PDF, 229 KB)

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    Friday, July 28, 2017

    11:30 AM

    Chernoff Hall, Room 117

     

    Stève Baranton

    Université de Poitiers

     

    Electrocatalyst design at the nanoscale for energy applications

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    Friday, August 4, 2017

    11:30 AM

    Chernoff Hall, Room 117

     

    Marco Ciufolini

    University of British Columbia

     

    Synthetic Studies on Heterocyclic Natural Products

News & Events


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    Congratulations to Abouzar Toubaei on receiving the Christopher Knapper Teaching Award!

    Abouzar Toubaei is the recipient of the Christopher Knapper Teaching Award for the Fall semester of the 2016-2017 academic year presented by the Teaching Awards Committee of the Alma Mater Society (AMS). Congratulations Abouzar!

    To view the all the Teaching Award recipients, please click here.

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    Congratulations to undergraduate students Lea Gozdzialski and Rachel Ross for their award winning 4th year research projects!

    Lea Gozdzialski, Peter Loock and Rachel RossLea Gozdzialski (Stamplecoskie Group) won the Walter MacFarlane Smith Prize in Chemistry for her thesis ' Optimization of a Cobalt Redox Shuttle Electrolyte in Metal Cluster Sensitized Solar Cells'.

    Rachel Ross (Evans Group) won the M. Sullivan and Son Limited Scholarship for her thesis ‘Enantioselective Iridium-Catalyzed Allylic Amination with an Azaylide Pronucleophile'.

     

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    Dr. Jean-Michel Nunzi is the recipient of the Visiting Scientist Award. Congratulations!

    Jean-Michel Nunzi receiving the visiting scientist awardJean-Michel Nunzi received the Visiting Scientist Award of the Chinese academy of Sciences under the CAS President’s Fellowship Initiative for 2017. Research on Nonlinear Nanophotonic Devices will take place at the Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

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    Professors Crudden, Jessop, Loock and Wu have articles featured in the Royal Society of Chemistry special issue in honour of the 100th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition

    The Royal Society of Chemistry has put together a special issue of the best of Canadian chemistry, in honour of the 100th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition. Articles from Professors Crudden, Loock, Wu, and Jessop are included.

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    Chemistry participates in Pitch-in Kingston 2017

    Elisa, Meredith, Michelle and BarbSome of our administrative staff took their lunch hour to participate in Sustainable Kingston's Pitch-In week.

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    Congratulations, Dr. Xiaoyu Li!

    Dr. Xiaoyu Li, a former Ph.D. student of the Liu group, has been awarded a thousand-young-talents position by the Chinese government. With this highly prestigious title, he will now join the Beijing Institute of Technology as a faculty member. After receiving a Ph.D. degree at Queen's, he hasworked as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Bristol, England, and then RIKEN, Japan.

Research Spotlight


Congratulations to Dr. Victor Snieckus on being named the 2017 Yoshida Lecturer

Victor Snieckus has been named the 2017 Yoshida Lecturer in recognition of his accomplishments in organic chemistry.  He will present lectures at Osaka and Kyoto Universities and participate in the Nordic/ Japan Symposium during the June 20-25, 2017 period.