University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry



Home


Upcoming Events

Analytical Seminar
Thu. 4/26/18, 12:10, CS 231
Prof. Hongwei Xu
Prof. Hongwei Xu (HP Inc San Diego)

Organic Seminar
Fri. 4/27/18, 04:10, CS 231
Prof. Rylan Lundgren
Prof. Rylan Lundgren (U. Alberta)

Analytical Seminar
Thu. 5/3/18, 12:10, CS 231

Robert Turesky (U of Minnesota)

Organic Seminar
Fri. 5/4/18, 04:10, CS 231
Prof. Alexander Spokoyny
Prof. Alexander Spokoyny (UCLA)

Upcoming Events

Facebook   linkedin

 

 

Department News

NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for 2018NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for 2018

April 09, 2018

Assistant Professor of Chemistry W. Hill Harman has been awarded an NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for 2018. Dr. Harman will receive $678,500 to support his project "Hybrid Borane Platforms for the Activation of Small Molecules of Energy Consequence." His group is developing new boron-based small molecule platforms for the catalysis of energy storage reactions such as hydrogen evolution and the reduction of CO2 to chemical fuels. The award also supports ongoing outreach efforts to local community college students for the promotion of advanced study in chemistry and related fields, including summer research opportunities in Dr. Harman's lab.test

NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for 2018NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for 2018

April 09, 2018

Assistant Professor of Chemistry Dr. Dave Martin has been awarded an NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for 2018. Dr. Martin will receive $650,000 to support his project "Direct Radical Functionalization of Alcohols using Cobalt Photocatalysis." His research group is developing a cobalt-based catalyst system that harnesses light energy to perform the direct functionalization of alcohols via acyl and alkyl radical intermediates. This grant also recognizes his outreach efforts to increase research participation and scientific engagement at UC Riverside and in the Riverside community through research panel discussions and local demonstrations.test

Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Analytics 2017Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Analytics 2017

April 06, 2018

Professor Yadong Yin is among 3,300 individuals being recognized as the 2017 Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate Analytics, which was previously part of Thomson Reuters. This list includes the most frequently cited researchers in 21 fields of the sciences and social sciences based on "the extent to which their papers have supported, influenced, inspired and challenged other researchers around the globe."  Read Moretest

2018 Eastern Analytical Symposium Award2018 Eastern Analytical Symposium Award

April 06, 2018

Prof. Yinsheng Wang has been awarded the 2018 Eastern Analytical Symposium Award for Outstanding Achievements in Mass Spectrometry, for his distinguished scientific contributions, particularly in the development and applications of mass spectrometric methods for studying the occurrence, repair and biological consequences of DNA damage. The award will be presented during the annual EAS Symposium and Exposition to be held in November 12 - 14, 2018 in Plainsboro, NJ.  Read Moretest
View Department News Archives

Alumni News

Dr. Jessy Lemieux - Assistant Professor at San Bernardino Valley CollegeDr. Jessy Lemieux - Assistant Professor at San Bernardino Valley College

September 23, 2016

Jessy Lemieux earned his PhD at UC-Riverside performing experimental studies on thermal decomposition kinetics of molecules relevant to combustion and semiconductor chemical vapor deposition processes in the research group of Dr. Jingsong Zhang. Jessy is a passionate educator who was twice recognized as Teaching Assistant of the Year in the UCR Chemistry Department and now is an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at San Bernardino Valley College since 2015 where he teaches Introductory and Organic Chemistry.  Read Moretest
View Department Alumni Archives

More Information 

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)
E-mail: jingsong.zhang@ucr.edu

Footer