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Chemistry Awards Ceremony 2024

The Chemistry Department held its annual Chemistry Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, May 1, in the Frank Hovorka Atrium. The department shared 33 awards with undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff. Drs. Leonard and Judith Andrews (CWRU, '71) were both awarded the 2024 Outstanding Alumnus Award and shared a...

Chemistry Professor Clemens Burda Elected as 2023 AAAS Fellow

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) announced Dr. Clemens Burda has been elected to its 2023 class of 502 Fellows—among the most distinct honors in the scientific community. The honor recognizes scientists, engineers and innovators across all 24 AAAS disciplines for their scientifically and socially distinguished...

Karitza Díaz-González named Honorable Mention Recipient of the 2024 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Chemistry graduate student Karitza Díaz-González has been named a Honorable Mention Recipient of the 2024 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Honorable Mention is considered a significant academic achievement with Fellows and Honorable Mention students making up about the top 30% of applicants, with around 2,000 each year. Karitza is a second-year...

Nitza V. Falcón-Cruz has been awarded a 2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Chemistry graduate student Nitza V. Falcón-Cruz has been selected to receive a 2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF-GRFP). Nitza is the first graduate student in the Department of Chemistry to receive this prestigious graduate research fellowship award from the NSF in the last 15+ years.   Nitza is a first-year...

Frontiers in Chemistry with Shaomeng Wang and Ju-Yun Li Distinguished Lecturer Dr. Brian Kobilka, Stanford University

  Dr. Kobilka received Bachelor of Science Degrees in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Minnesota, Duluth in 1977. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine in 1981, and completed residency training in Internal Medicine at the Barnes Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri in...

Chemistry PhD Student Desiree Mae Prado Featured in the Daily

PhD in Chemistry student Desiree Mae Prado was recently featured in the Daily regarding her research in energy storage with the Burda group. Congratulations, Desiree! https://thedaily.case.edu/breaking-boundaries-inspiring-change-women-in-science-share-their-stories/?utm_source=sfmc&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=thedaily_people


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.