The Chemistry Department's inaugural Schlumberger Lecturer, Professor Yi Cui of Stanford University, will visit the Department from 26 - 27 March.
As part of the University of Cambridge Science Festival in March, the Department of Chemistry will open its laboratories to the public on Saturday 14 March.
Book on-line for the Department of Chemistry informal Alumni Lunch and Talk at Chemistry Open Day on 14 March.
Two new UK instruments have been flying on the NASA Global Hawk as part of the NERC CAST project led by Neil Harris.
The Department is pleased to congratulate Prof. Sir Alan Battersby on his 90th birthday.
The Lord Lewis Memorial Symposium will be held on Friday, 27th February 2015, at Robinson College, Cambridge.
Dr Tuomas Knowles, Dr Sam Cohen, Dr Paolo Arosio, Prof. Michele Vendruscolo and Prof. Chris Dobson, together with research teams from Sweden and Estonia have identified a molecule that can block the progress of Alzheimer's disease.
The Department is delighted to announce that Professor Chris Abell has been appointed to become Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research. His appointment will start on 1st January 2016 and will be for a term of three years.
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Professor Carl Djerassi died in San Francisco on 30 January 2015 at the age of 91.
Neil Harris and John Pyle have recently been awarded the NERC International Impact Prize, and the Overall Prize.
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