University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry


Upcoming Events

Organic Seminar
Fri. 10/2/15, 04:10, CS 231
Jim Boncella (Los Alamos)

Organic Seminar
Fri. 10/9/15, 04:10, CS 231
Zachary Tonzetich (UT)

Analytical Seminar
Thu. 11/5/15, 12:10, CS 231
Chao Zhang, USC



Department News

2015 Kuwana-Sawyer and Sawyer Award Funds Support Analytical Chemistry Students2015 Kuwana-Sawyer and Sawyer Award Funds Support Analytical Chemistry Students

July 21, 2015

Thanks to generous donations by UCR Chemistry alumni John Precht and Eddie Seo, two of our undergraduate students worked full-time in the laboratory this summer. The Kuwana-Sawyer Award honors Ted Kuwana and Donald T. Sawyer, well-known analytical chemists and former UCR professors, while providing support for undergraduate students doing research in analytical chemistry.   Read Moretest

2015 New Chemistry Faculty2015 New Chemistry Faculty

June 18, 2015

The Department of Chemistry welcomes four new Assistant Professors for 2015-16: Matthew Conley (Catalysis), Boniface Fokwa (Materials), Joseph Genereux (Bioanalytical) and Chao Wang (Polymer Materials). The following link includes additional details.  Read Moretest
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Alumni News

Dr. Patrick Dunne (UCR Chemistry BS 1964)Dr. Patrick Dunne (UCR Chemistry BS 1964)

March 31, 2014

Patrick Dunne, Ph.D., Retired Senior Advisor in Advanced Processing and Nutritional Biochemistry for the Department of Defense Combat Feeding Directorate at the U.S. Army Research Center, has received the 2014 Nicholas Appert Award for his leadership in focused research in advanced food processing that has led to transition to new processing technologies, such as high pressure processing, pulsed electric field processing, and microwave sterilization to move from laboratory research to industrial adoption and production of improved food products.  Read Moretest
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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Department of Chemistry
Chemical Sciences
501 Big Springs Road

Tel: (951) 827-3789 (Chair's Assistant)
Fax: (951) 827-2435 (confidential)