University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry


Upcoming Events

Department Colloquium
Wed. 11/12/14, 04:10, Bourns

David Schultz (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

2014 Fall ACS CCG Excellence Award Winner2014 Fall ACS CCG Excellence Award Winner

August 18, 2014

Christopher Roberts, a UCR chemistry graduate student in the group of Prof. Chia-en Chang, has won a Chemical Computing Group Excellence Award at the Fall 2014 ACS meeting. Chris' presentation entitled "Modeling of Enhanced Catalysis in Multienzyme Nanostructures Effects of Molecular Scaffoldings, Spatial Organization, and Concentration" was selected as one of 5 winners from more than two dozen applications. Chris' work focused on investigating the mechanisms and features that enhance the efficiency of enzyme spatially organized on a DNA origami scaffold over microsecond to millisecond timescale.   Read Moretest

Professor Millar receives the ISCE career achievement awardProfessor Millar receives the ISCE career achievement award

July 22, 2014

Professor Jocelyn Millar, cooperating faculty member in the Department of Chemistry, has been awarded the Silver Medal for career achievement by the International Society of Chemical Ecology.  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)