News + Announcements
  • Yusong Bai Receives ACS Poster Award

    Congratulations to Yusong Bai, a graduate student in the Therien lab, for receiving the American Chemical Society's Division of Physical Chemistry Outstanding Student Poster Award.  Yusong's poster, "Molecular Road Map to Tuning Ground State Absorption and Excited State Dynamics of Near-infrared Chromophores" was presented at the 252nd National Meeting in Philadelphia in late August


  • Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Departmental Fellowship Recipients!

    The Department of Chemistry is pleased to congratulate the recipients of the 2016-2017 Fellowship Awards:

    Joe Taylor Adams and Kathleen Zielik

    Brian Langloss (Therien Group)

    Charles Bradsher

    Irem Altan (Charbonneau Group)

    Burroughs Wellcome

  • Professor Roizen Takes Education Beyond the Classroom

    Professor Jennifer Roizen is taking lectures out of the classroom, with the assistance of Duke's Center for Instructional Technology.  Please see the Duke Today article highlighting Open Organic Chemistry as well as a number of CIT's Massive Open Online Course projects.


  • Brett Hemric Receives Travel Fellowship

    Brett Hemric, a member of the Wang Group, has received a travel award from the American Chemical Society's Division of Organic Chemistry. Brett will present his research at the 252nd American Chemical Society National Meeting in Philadelphia this August. Congratulations, Brett! 


  • Dr. Ken Lyle Receives Mentor Award

    The first annual STEMmy Awards were celebrated on Wednesday, May 25 at RTP Headquarters.  The award recognizes organizations, individuals and partners of RTP for their contributions in making the STEM fields more accessible to under-represented minorities.   Dr. Lyle received a STEM Mentor of the Year Award for his meaningful interactions with youth while fostering the STEM fields.