Ahmed Zewail (1946-2016)

The Department of Chemistry is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Professor Ahmed Zewail of the California Institute of Technology. Prof. Zewail received his PhD from the University of Pennsylvania while working in the group of Prof. Robin Hochstrasser.

 

Prof. Zewail was awarded the 1999 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on femtochemistry.

Chris Murray Honored with ACS Nano Lecture Award

Chris Murray, Richard Perry University Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science and Engineering, has been named as a recipient of the 2016 ACS Nano Lecture Award. Chris will deliver his lecture on August 30 at the ECOSS Meeting in Grenoble, France. More information can be found here.

NOBCChE Lecture (Stefan France, GA Tech)

Wed, 2016-08-31 16:00 - 17:00
Speaker: 

Prof. Stefan France

Georgia Institute of Technology

Location: 
Lynch Lecture Hall
Title: The Catalytic, Formal Homo-Nazarov Cyclization: A Promising Template for Diversity-Oriented Synthesis

Chemistry Biophysics Mini-Symposium

Fri, 2016-12-09 (All day)
Speaker: 
TBA
Location: 
TBA

Organic Chemistry Seminar (Yossi Weizmann, University of Chicago)

Mon, 2017-03-27 12:00 - 13:00
Location: 

Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex

Inquires please contact Camille Pride at campride@sas.upenn.edu

Alumni Event at ACS Meeting in Philadelphia

Mon, 2016-08-22 17:30 - 20:30
Location: 

Chemical Heritage Foundation

Jacobs Reading Room, 3rd Floor

315 Chestnut Street

Attached Document: 

Join us as we invite all Penn Chemistry alumni back to Philadelphia for the ACS National Meeting.

Inorganic Chemistry Seminar (T. David Harris, Northwestern University)

Tue, 2017-03-14 12:00 - 13:00
Location: 

Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex

Inquires please contact Camille Pride at campride@sas.upenn.edu

Inorganic Chemistry Seminar (Adam Veige, University of Florida)

Tue, 2017-01-17 12:00 - 13:00
Location: 

Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex

Inquires please contact Camille Pride at campride@sas.upenn.edu

Inorganic Chemistry Seminar (Jeffery Byers,Boston College)

Tue, 2016-10-18 12:00 - 13:00
Location: 

Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex

Inquires please contact Camille Pride at campride@sas.upenn.edu

Organic Chemistry Seminar (Robert H. Mach, The University of Pennsylvania)

Mon, 2016-10-31 12:00 - 13:00
Location: 
Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex

Inquires please contact Camille Pride at campride@sas.upenn.edu

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