University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry


Upcoming Events

Phys. Chem. Seminar
Mon. 10/27/14, 04:10, CS 231
Accelerating high accuracy Quantum
Yuanhang and Geoff (UCR)

Analytical Seminar
Thu. 10/30/14, 12:10, CS 231
Eli & Melissa (UCR)

Organic Seminar
Fri. 10/31/14, 04:10, CS 231
Coordination Chemistry Approaches
David Harris, (Northwestern Univ.)




Department News

ACS Scholars Award Winner - Krystal VasquezACS Scholars Award Winner - Krystal Vasquez

October 15, 2014

Senior chemistry major Krystal Vasquez has been selected to receive an ACS Scholars Award. The ACS Scholars Program awards about 100 renewable scholarships nationwide to students interested in pursuing a career in chemical sciences.  Read Moretest

Undergraduate students present posters on their summer chemistry research projects.Undergraduate students present posters on their summer chemistry research projects.

September 08, 2014

Six undergraduate students presented research posters at the 2014 Research In Science and Engineering (RISE) Symposium on work mentored by chemistry faculty (Mueller, Switzer, Ai, Zhong, Chronister, Millar).  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)