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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

August 27, 2015
ICDC researchers featured in Catalysis special edition
A paper by six ICDC researchers has been selected for inclusion in the American Chemical Society virtual special issue on Theory and Computation in Catalysis. Read More

August 27, 2015
Klein receives Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship
Post-doctoral Associate Johannes Klein, Ph.D., has received a prestigious Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. Klein is working in the laboratory of Regents Professor Lawrence Que Jr. Read More


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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

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