David Chandler (1944-2017)

The Department of Chemistry is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Professor David Chandler of the University of California, Berkeley. Prof. Chandler spent two years on the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania before beginning his remarkable career at Berkeley.

Aldrich Lecture: Tehshik Yoon, U. Wisconsin

Wed, 2017-05-03 16:00 - 17:00

Prof. Tehshik Yoon

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Lynch Lecture Hall

Special Physical Chemistry Seminar: Victor Muñoz, University of California-Merced

Mon, 2017-05-08 16:00 - 17:00

Prof. Victor Muñoz

University of California, Merced

Lynch Lecture Hall

Using Physical Chemistry to Solve Important Problems in Molecular Biology and Nanotechnology


Special Physical Chemistry Seminar: Todd Kraus, University of Rochester

Tue, 2017-05-02 16:00 - 17:00

Prof. Todd Kraus

University of Rochester

Lynch Lecture Hall

Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystal Photocatalysts: Teaching an Old Dot New Tricks 


Special Physical Chemistry Seminar: Marcos Dantus, Michigan State University

Tue, 2017-04-25 16:00 - 17:00

Prof. Marcos Dantus

Michigan State University

Lynch Lecture Hall

A deep-learning approach to molecular dynamics


ACDC Lecture: Bertrand García-Moreno (Johns Hopkins)

Fri, 2017-04-21 11:00 - 12:00

Prof. Bertrand García-Moreno

Johns Hopkins University

Lynch Lecture Hall
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A Diversity Talk, Lunch and Poster Session follow in the Nobel Hall of Fame.


For more information and to register, visit the website.



Dan Mindiola named Guggenheim Fellow

Dan Mindiola, Presidential Professor of Chemistry, has named as a 2017 Guggenheim Foundation Fellow. More information on the Fellowship program can be found here.

Madeleine Joullié to Receive Provost Award

Professor Madeleine Joullié has been selected to receive a 2017 Penn Provost Award for Distinguished Ph.D. Teaching and Mentoring. The award will be presented at a ceremony on Tuesday, April 25.

David Christianson to Receive Lindback Award

Roy and Diana Vagelos Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology David Christianson has been selected to receive a 2017 Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching. The award will be presented at a ceremony on Tuesday, April 25.

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