University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry


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Yaokai Duan (UCR)

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Department News

Prof. Mueller awarded the Regitze Vold PrizeProf. Mueller awarded the Regitze Vold Prize

January 29, 2016

Prof. Len Mueller was awarded the Regitze R Vold Memorial Prize at the 9th Alpine Conference on Solid-State NMR in Chamonix, France, September 2015. This prize is awarded for outstanding contributions from a scientist under 50 yrs of age.  Read Moretest

Professor Yadong Yin appears on Reuters list of Most Influential Minds of 2015Professor Yadong Yin appears on Reuters list of Most Influential Minds of 2015

January 15, 2016

Professor Yadong Yin appears on Reuters list of The World's Most Influential Minds of 2015. Researchers earn the distinction by writing the greatest numbers of Highly Cited Papers - ranking among the top 1% most cited in their subject field. Five UCR faculty appeared on the 2015 list, which can be searched at  Read Moretest

Four Endowed Chairs in ChemistryFour Endowed Chairs in Chemistry

December 20, 2015

A UCR alumnus has donated $6 million to establish four new endowed chairs in chemistry. The Chairs recognize four founding faculty of the department (left to right): George K. Helmkamp, Harry W. Johnson, Donald T. Sawyer, and Hartland Schmidt. The endowed chairs will greatly assist efforts to recruit and retain the highest quality faculty.test

More Sun For Less MoneyMore Sun For Less Money

November 16, 2015

UCR chemist Christopher Bardeen is looking for ways in which solar energy could be made cheaper by coaxing solar cells to generate more power and thus reducing land use for solar panels.  Read Moretest
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Dr. Bohdan Schatschneider Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Cal Poly PomonaDr. Bohdan Schatschneider Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Cal Poly Pomona

December 20, 2015

Dr. Bohdan Schatschneider earned his PhD from UCR in 2008 working with Dr. Chronister on molecular dynamics in molecular crystals under extreme conditions. In his postdoc with Peter Lu he conducted single molecule FRET investigations on HIV protease. In 2009 Bo accepted an assistant professor position at the Penn State Eberly Campus. Bo recently moved to Cal Poly Pomona where his NSF funded research focuses on physicochemical properties of organic materials.  Read Moretest
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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Department of Chemistry
Chemical Sciences
501 Big Springs Road

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