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Research at the Department of Chemistry

Key research in the Department of Chemistry focuses on issues that affect the environment. Researchers are working on the creation of new energy efficient and environmentally friendly batteries; figuring out the impact nanoparticles have on the environment; and capturing excess carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. These are just some of our scientists' important research initiatives.

Research News

May 21, 2015
Reineke has top read & cited article in Bioconjugate Chemistry
Professor Theresa Reineke has the top read and cited article in Bioconjugate Chemistry, Theranostics: Combining Imaging and Therapy. Read More

May 14, 2015
Graduate Student Research Symposium, Tuesday, June 2
This year’s annual Graduate Student Research Symposium is scheduled for Tuesday, June 2, in Keller Hall. Attendees must register for the symposium by Friday, May 22. Read More


Research Links

Research by Faculty Member | Research by Chemical Focus

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Research Centers

Please visit our Centers and Facilities page for descriptions of the various centers associated with the Department of Chemistry. Here is a short listing of them.

Undergraduate Research

Research Facilities