News + Announcements
  • Prof. Kevin Welsher Receives NSF CAREER

    Professor Kevin Welsher has received the prestigious NSF CAREER Award! Kevin’s research group will be developing "target-locked" microscopy tools to follow the rapid motions of single proteins and cellular cargo transport machinery within cells in real time. Congratulations to Kevin and his research group on receipt of this prominent award!

    K Welsher


  • Dr. Felix Nwogbo Receives Samuel DuBois Cook Award

    Congratulations to Dr. Felix Nwogbo!  Felix has been named as a recipient of the 2019 Samuel DuBois Cook Society Awards, which recognize individuals who routinely enrich the lives of people in the Duke community and contribute to the betterment of all people, above and beyond their given roles. Felix shares this award with Ms. Dionna Gamble, a graduate student in MGM. 

  • David Beratan Receives the Murray Goodman Memorial Prize!

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

  • Chemistry Hosting 2019 Summer Undergrad Research Experience in Theory and Computation

    Ten theoretical chemists at Duke are launching a summer undergraduate research program for rising seniors, beginning in the summer of 2019.  Undergraduate students studying in North America (US, Mexico, and Canada) are invited to apply.  The program will run for about seven weeks and will provide a research stipend, housing, and a travel allowance.

  • Chem Alumni Unite at Uniformed Services University

    Associate Dean Aaron Saguil (Chemistry '95 Grad!) stands with four recent Duke graduates as they begin their medical training at the Hébert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University.  From left: Thomas I. (2017 Chem minor); Eli M. (Biomedical Engineering '17); Gabrielle F. (2017 Chem Major); Dean Saguil; and Elan B-R. (Biomedical Engineering, 2007).  Wonderful to see Duke alumni uniting and thanks for sharing the pic!