Dan Burke Retires from Chemistry

Dan Burke, our longtime Building Administrator, is retiring on February 28 after 44 years at Penn. He was feted at a reception on Tuesday and we are thankful for his many years of service.

Alumni Event at ACS Meeting in New Orleans

Mon, 2018-03-19 17:30 - 20:30

Please be our guest as we visit New Orleans for the ACS National Meeting. You don't need to attend the conference to join us!



*New Orleans Penn Chemistry Alumni Reception*


Monday, March 19, 2018

5:30 - 8:30 PM


Acme Oyster House

724 Iberville St.

New Orleans, LA 70130


Please RSVP to alumni@chem.upenn.edu.

Alumni Event at APS March Meeting in Los Angeles

Tue, 2018-03-06 18:00 - 20:00

Please be our guest as we visit Los Angeles for the APS National Meeting You don't need to attend the conference to join us!


*Los Angeles Penn Chemistry/Physics Alumni Reception*


Tuesday, March 6, 2018

6:00 - 8:00 PM


JW Marriott - L.A. LIVE

Room: Platinum J

900 West Olympic Boulevard

Los Angeles, California


Please RSVP to alumni@chem.upenn.edu.

Biological Chemistry seminar: John S. Schneekloth

Thu, 2018-03-22 15:00 - 16:00
Carolyn Hoff Lynch Room
Topic: Small molecule tools

Jing Yang Honored by Molecular Sciences Software Institute

Graduate student Jing Yang of the Rappe group has been selected as one of just 11 recipients of this year's Phase-I MolSSI Software Fellowship. Recipients of this fellowship receive six months of support and are eligible for the Phase-II competition later this year. For more information on the program, please click here.

Physical Chemistry Seminar: Dr. Herr vander Zant, (TUDelft)

Mon, 2018-04-23 15:00 - 16:00
Carol Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex

Single-molecule quantum transport for electronic component s


Physical Chemistry Seminar: Dr. Alexander Sodt (NIH/ NICHD)

Thu, 2018-03-01 13:00 - 14:00
Host: Baumgart
Carol Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex

Title: Simulating and modeling the molecular mechanisms of biological lipid membrane reshaping


Biological Chemistry seminar: Eriks Rozners

Thu, 2018-02-08 15:00
Carolyn Hoff Lynch Room
CANCELED---"Amide-modified RNA: Synthesis, structure and RNA interference activity"

CANCELED: Biological Chemistry seminar: Thomas Pologruto, Kepos Capital

Thu, 2018-02-22 15:00 - 16:00
Carolyn Hoff Lynch Room
Topic: Biophysics and finance

Ben Garcia joins Chemistry as Secondary Appointment

Professor Benjamin Garcia, Presidential Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics in Perelman School of Medicine, received a secondary appointment in Chemistry. Ben received his B.S. in Chemistry from UC Davis, where he was an undergraduate researcher with Prof. Carlito Lebrilla and was first introduced to the field of mass spectrometry. He received his PhD in Chemistry from the University of Virginia under the supervision of Prof. Donald Hunt , and then was an NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Illinois with Prof. Neil Kelleher.

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