University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry


Upcoming Events

Department Colloquium
Wed. 10/1/14, 04:15, Genomics Auditorium 1102A
Bis-Fe(IV): Nature's Sniper fo
Aimin Liu (Georgia State Univ.)

Analytical Seminar
Thu. 10/2/14, 12:10, CS 231
Prof. Larive and Cheng (UCR)

Organic Seminar
Fri. 10/3/14, 04:10, CS 231




Department News

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

UCR Chemistry ranked 47th World WideUCR Chemistry ranked 47th World Wide

August 24, 2014

UCR Chemistry is ranked 47th in the Academic Rankings of World Universities for 2014. This result is an improvement from the 51-75 ranking from 2012 & 2013. ARWU uses six indicators, including - the number of highly cited researchers, and per capita performance. More than 1200 universities are ranked by ARWU every year.  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)