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Zahra Fakhraai Receives Sloan Fellowship

Assistant Professor Zahra Fakhraai is one of three Penn faculty to receive 2015 Sloan Research Fellowships. Zahra, whose group studies the effect of nano-confinement on structure, dynamics and other properties of materials, joined the Chemistry Department in 2011.

 

David White Memorial Service

The Department of Chemistry will host a celebration of the life and career of David White at Penn. Please join us in the Lynch Lecture Hall on Thursday, March 12 at 3:00pm. A reception will follow in the Nobel Hall of Fame.

David White Memorial Service

Thu, 2015-03-12 15:00 - 17:00
Location: 
Lynch Lecture Hall
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Please join us as we celebrate the career of Prof. David White. Reception to follow.

Penn Chemistry Major Honored

Chemistry major, Chemistry submatriculant and graduating senior, Vinicius (Vinny) Ferreira received a prestigious Thouron Award for graduate studies in the U.K. where he will be pursuing a Master’s degree in Physics at the University of Cambridge.

 

You can read more about Vinny and his award here.

Hao Xu, Georgia State U.; Organic Seminar

Mon, 2015-04-06 12:00 - 13:30
Location: 
Lynch Lecture Hall, Chemistry Department

Penn Chemistry Mourns Passing of David White

The Department of Chemistry is deeply saddened to share that Prof. David White, long-time Department Chair and founding member of the Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter, has passed away.

 

Upcoming Alumni Events

Please join us for two upcoming alumni events! Penn Chemistry will be visiting San Antonio for the APS March Meeting and Denver for the Spring ACS Meeting. We hope to see you there.

 

APS Meeting

 

Penn Chemistry/Physics Alumni Social

Tuesday, March 2, 2015

6:00 - 8:00 PM

 

Grand Hyatt San Antonio

Bonham D Room

600 E. Market Street

San Antonio, TX 78205

 

Penn Chemistry Alumni Reception in Denver

Mon, 2015-03-23 18:00 - 20:00
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The University of Pennsylvania Department of Chemistry cordially invites you to join us for the Penn Chemistry Alumni Social and Networking Reception.

 

Monday, March 23, 2015

6:00 - 8:00 PM

 

The Crimson Room Lounge

1403 Larimer St.

Denver, CO 80202

 

Join us as we visit Denver for the Spring 2015 ACS National Meeting!

 

Alumni Event at APS March Meeting in San Antonio

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The University of Pennsylvania Departments of Chemistry and Physics & Astronomy invite you to join us for the Penn Alumni Social and Networking Reception,

 

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

6:00 - 8:00 PM

 

Grand Hyatt San Antonio

Bonham D Room

600 E. Market Street

San Antonio, TX 78205

(210) 224-1234

 

Join us on the Riverwalk as we visit San Antonio for the 2015 March APS National Meeting!

Graduate Student Beatrice Markiewicz Featured

Feng Gai research group member Beatrice Markiewicz has been featured in SAS Frontiers Magazine. Beatrice us using novel techniques to disassemble the amyloid proteins responsible for diseases like Alzheimer’s. Read more here.

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