Gonçalo Bernardes wins 2nd prize of the RSC Emerging Technologies Competition
Dr Gonçalo Bernardes has won the 2nd prize for his work on Immunomodulation by CO delivered from artificial metalloproteins as a new strategy in cancer therapy.
Daan Frenkel awarded Bakhuis Roozeboom Medal
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The Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences has awarded its 2015 Bakhuis Roozeboom Medal to Head of Department Professor Daan Frenkel, for the outstanding contribution of his creative computer simulations to the development of phase theory.
Clare Grey wins Arfvedson-Schlenk Award
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Professor Clare Grey is the 2015 winner of the Arfvedson-Schlenk Award, which honours outstanding scientific and technical achievements in the field of lithium chemistry.
Enass Abo-Hamed Finalist in Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards
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Chemistry Department postdoctoral researcher Enass Abo-Hamed has been nominated as a finalist in the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards.
Expanding the DNA alphabet
DNA representation courtesy of Andy Leppard
A rare DNA base, previously thought to be a temporary modification, has been shown to be stable in mammalian DNA, suggesting that it plays a key role in cellular function.
A-level students visit the Hunter Group
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16 students from Manchester visited the Hunter Group on 12 June to find out more about chemical research at the University of Cambridge.
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On 14 April Catalysis@Cambridge hosted its first Showcase and Networking Event.
Informal Talk highlights the need for creativity in science
Photo by Nathan Pitt
"Move out of your comfort zone to further your career, think out of the box”
Using supercomputers to understand the weather
Dr Amanda Maycock talks to the Cambridge news about her work in climate science.
Chemistry beyond the first year
Enjoying a pizza lunch before the talk on chemistry courses
Over 160 undergrads turned out for a pizza lunch followed by an informative talk on “Chemistry beyond the first year,” on the 14th and 19th of May.
Chris Hunter elected Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy
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Chris Hunter was elected an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy in a ceremony in Dublin on 29th May.
University of Cambridge celebrates 10 million views on YouTube
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The University of Cambridge's YouTube channel has reached over 50,000 subscribers and over 10 million views.
Applications Open for Fifth Round of Returning Carers Scheme
The Athena SWAN committee photo courtesy Caroline Hancox
Applications are now open for the fifth round of the Returning Carers Scheme.
Bad Air Day?
Prof Rod Jones discusses his research into low-cost pollution detectors to tackle air quality in University of Cambridge video.
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