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The Department of Chemistry at Case Western Reserve University offers a dynamic and cutting-edge educational experience in the chemical sciences. Relationships across disciplines include close collaborations with the departments of Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Molecular Biology & Microbiology, Pharmacology, and Physics.

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NEWS

Dr. Srinivasan Awarded WISER Faculty Advisor of the Year 2015

Date posted: April 21st, 2015

Instructor Rekha Srinivasan was nominated as Faculty Advisor of the Year by the Women in Science and Engineering Roundtable (WISER), part of the CWRU Flora Stone Mather Center for Women. …Read more.

Undergraduates Win 2nd Place SOURCE Poster Award

Date posted: January 30th, 2015

Congratulations to undergraduate students Hannah Jenkins and Kelsie Leary of the Crespo group, who tied for second place in the Intersections: SOURCE Poster Awards on 5 December. …Read more.

Grad Student Marvin Pollum Receives Photobiology Travel Award

Date posted: May 12th, 2014

Marvin Pollum, a 3rd year PhD student in The Crespo Research Group, received the Frederick Urbach Memorial Student Travel Award to present his research work at the 37th American Society for Photobiology’s conference in San Diego, California. …Read more.

Grad Student Shu Situ Wins Community Service Award

Date posted: April 18th, 2014

Congratulations to Ms. Shu Situ, a 3rd year PhD student in Dr. Samia‘s research group, for being selected as the 2013-2014 Lenore A. Kola Graduate Student Community Service Awardee. …Read more.

ACS Project SEED Fellow Briana Sealey’s Research Experience Featured in Imagine Magazine

Date posted: April 7th, 2014

American Chemical Society Project SEED fellow Briana Sealey’s summer research experience was recently featured with an article by The Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth in Imagine Magazine. …Read more.

Gray Group Publishes Research on Blue Chromophores

Date posted: February 18th, 2014

The Gray group’s research on metal complexes of azadipyrromethene complexes was recently published in Inorganic Chemistry and Organometallics. Azadipyrromethenes are blue pigments that show promise in photodynamic therapy and solar energy recovery. …Read more.

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Highlights

Crespo Group paper selected as one of the top in P&P

The recent paper,”The Triplet State of 6-thio-2′-deoxyguanosine: Intrinsic Properties and Reactivity Toward Molecular Oxygen” by Crespo Group members, Marvin Pollum and Luis Ortiz-Rodriguez was selected as one of the top papers published in Photochemistry and Photobiology for P&P’s virtual issue celebrating the publications 55th anniversary.

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