News + Announcements
  • Chemists Host Triangle Soft Matter Workshop

    Professors Stephen Craig and Michael Rubinstein hosted the annual Triangle Soft Matter Workshop in May. The workshop rotates among Triangle Universities and the team effort has helped establish the Research Triangle region of North Carolina as a global center for soft matter research.

  • Three Faculty Receive Royal Society of Chemistry Awards!

    David Beratan, Tuan Vo-Dinh & Michael Rubinstein have received Royal Society of Chemistry Awards in recognition of their originality and impact in chemical research. Professor Beratan, a Duke alumnus, has received the Bourke Award for developing tunneling pathway and flickering resonance theories of biological electron transfer.

  • Two Chem Majors Receive Coveted Goldwater Scholarships!

    Azim Dharani and Kunal Shroff, both Chemistry majors, have been selected as Goldwater Scholars! Azim and Kunal were selected from more than 1200 applications for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, a federally endowed award that encourages students to pursue careers in the fields of mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering. Azim has studied metal-binding therapeutic molecules with Professor Katherine Franz since his Freshman year and plans to obtain a Ph.D.

  • David Beratan Receives the ACS Murray Goodman Memorial Prize in Orlando!

    Congratulations to Professor David Beratan, the 2018 Murray Goodman Memorial Prize recipient! Professor Beratan received the award from Biopolymers in recognition of his seminal contributions to biophysics and their impact on our understanding of charge transport in biomolecules.

  • Kevin Welsher Recognized for Dedication to Teaching!

    Professor Kevin Welsher has received the Trinity Dean’s Robert B. Cox Teaching Award in recognition to his dedication to instruction, both inside and out of the classroom.  This award was championed by his PChem students who truly love his Chem 301 course!  Thank you, Kevin, for setting a wonderful example of exceptional instruction!  Read more about the Trinity Teaching Awards here