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07/22/2019
Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Receives NSF Grant for New NMR Spectrometer
The Department was awarded a grant, entitled “MRI: Acquisition of a 400 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer at Miami University” for $295,750. This instrument will replace our 200 MHz and 300 MHz NMR’s, which are over 25 years old. The lead PI on the grant was C. Scott Hartley, who assembled a team of colleagues including Wei Liu, Meredith Erb, Michael Crowder, Dominik Konkolewicz, and others to justify the new instrument.
07/22/2019
Miami Alum Wins 2019 Albert Crewe Award
Layla Mehdi (Miami Ph.D.) has won the Albert Crewe Award. More information can be found in the following links. https://www.microscopy.org/awards/bios/crewe_2019.cfm https://www.microscopy.org/awards/2019_awardsrecipient.cfm
07/16/2019
Dr. Ellen Yezierski Awarded $1.9M NSF Grant
Ellen Yezierski, Professor of Chemistry, was recently awarded a 5-year, $1.9M NSF DRK-12 grant. The project aims to improve our knowledge of the ways in which conceptual understanding in high school chemistry is afforded and constrained by teachers’ use of dynamic, molecular-level visualizations.
06/01/2019
Student Scholarships and Awards Spring 2019
Chemistry and Biochemistry students received many scholarships and awards in Spring 2019.
06/01/2019
Faculty Promotions
Three Chemistry and Biochemistry faculty were promoted Spring 2019.
06/01/2019
MAC Academic Leadership Development Conference
Two of our faculty chosen for MAC Academic Leadership Development Conference.
06/01/2019
Alumni Spotlights
Read about where our alumni are now.
06/01/2019
Study Away Trips
Students immerse themselves in chemistry during winter term study away trips.
06/01/2019
Miami represents at Spring 2019 ACS National Meeting
Chemistry Education Research students presented their research at the national meeting.