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Alumni remember Dr Stuart Warren

"Since starting my independent research career at the University of Cape Town, I have made every effort to treat members of my group who come from disadvantaged chemistry backgrounds the way Stuart treated me — with understanding and kindness."

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Exploring 'Diversity in Chemistry'

Alumni joined members of the department and speakers from UK Research and Innovation, the Royal Society of Chemistry, the Proud Science Alliance and the BBC World Service, to explore issues around diversity in chemistry.

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Demonstrating combustion with an exploding treacle tin!

The explosive demonstration lectures here that celebrated The Year of the Periodic Table reminded Professor Brian Thrush of the lectures he attended in the 1940s...

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Distinguished Alumnus elected Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society

Congratulations to department alumnus Dr Yusuf K Hamied, who has been elected an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society.

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Celebrating Women in Chemistry

Watch our new video to see what happened when we invited alumni back to the Department for a special event marking the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

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Get involved

You can get involved with the department in many different ways.

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Alumni Competition

Guess Who?

We asked you if you could put names to faces in this photo of the Department of Organic, Inorganic & Theoretical Chemistry 1972-3. For all those of you who have been trying to do so, here is the full photo along with names.