News + Announcements
  • Chemistry Major John Lu Receives 2017 Goldwater Scholarship

    Chemistry major John Lu has been named a 2017 scholar by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program. John is among 240 students awarded Goldwater Scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year. The one- and two-year scholarships go toward covering the cost of tuition, fees, books, room and board.  

  • Three Students Win National Graduate Fellowship Awards

    Congratulations to Michael Dibble (PI: McCafferty), Katie Hatstat (PI: McCafferty) and Alexandria Weber (PI: Malcolmson), recipients of prestigious Graduate Research Fellowships by the National Science Foundation which will fund their PhD research.  These national awards will give Michael, Katie and Allie greater freedom to take on new and high impact projects in which they are interested.

  • David Beratan Wins 2017 ACS Florida Award!

    David Beratan has won the Florida Award of the ACS!  David will receive the award during the 2017 Florida Annual Meeting and Exposition (FAME 2017), held May 4-6, 2017 at Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club near Tampa, FL, where a special symposium will be held in his honor. Prior Duke Chemistry awardees include pioneering colleagues Paul Gross (1952) and Charles Hauser (1957) and Weitao Yang (2014).

  • Patrick Charbonneau named JCP Top Reviewer

    Congratulations to Prof. Patrick Charbonneau who has been named as one of 2016 Journal of Chemical Physics top reviewers in recognition of outstanding service and dedication to the journal.  See more on this here.  



  • Professor Hargrove Receives 2017 Cottrell Scholar Award.

    The Cottrell Scholar program recognizes "the very best early career teacher-scholars in chemistry, physics and astronomy” in the country.  As a 2017 Cottrell Scholar, Professor Hargrove will receive $100,000 to support her teaching and research efforts, which involve the use of small molecules to study RNA structure and function.