University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry


Upcoming Events

Department Colloquium
Wed. 11/12/14, 04:10, BRNHL A125
Using Organic Biradicals to Underst
David Shultz (NC State)

Analytical Seminar
Thu. 11/13/14, 12:10, CS 231

Lei Li, Indiana University-Purdue U

Analytical Seminar
Thu. 1/22/15, 12:10, CS 231

Jiantao Guo, U Nebraska




Department News

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

Two Chemistry Faculty appear on Reuters list of Most Influential Minds of 2014Two Chemistry Faculty appear on Reuters list of Most Influential Minds of 2014

August 21, 2014

Professor Yadong Yin and Distinguished Professor Robert Haddon appear on Reuters list of The World's Most Influential Minds of 2014. Researchers earned the distinction by writing the greatest numbers of Highly Cited Papers - ranking among the top 1% most cited in their subject field. The list can be searched at  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)