Chemistry News  and Events

Welcome to the School of Chemistry news page, featuring the latest awards, achievements and ackowledgements attributed to academics, postgraduates and undergraduates. 

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Chemists at Birmingham celebrate £1 million award for new equipment

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Staff at the School of Chemistry at the University of Birmingham are celebrating the installation of new equipment today (21 July 2014) as a result of a £1 million award from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council's core capability grant, and match funding from the University in excess of £500,000.

Welcome Week 2014

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The School of Chemistry welcomes all the new undergraduates starting September 2014.

Dr Robert Neely joins the School of Chemistry

Dr Robert Neely joins the School of Chemistry
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Robert moves from the Department of Chemistry at the KU Leuven, where he worked in Hofkens' group on the development and application of single-molecule and super-resolution fluorescence microscopy.

Congratulations to Elli Chatzopoulou

Congratulations to Elli Chatzopoulou
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who was awarded the 'Top Poster Award' at the 5th EuCheMS biannual European Chemistry Congress in Istanbul.

Congratulations to Jack Davis

Congratulations to Jack Davis
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who was recently awarded a poster prize at the National Training School in Theoretical Chemistry held in Oxford.

Transformative new approach to glucose sensor devices

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College Best Publication Award. John S. Fossey (Chemistry), Paula Mendes (Chemical Engineering) and others from the University Birmingham, UK, along with collaborators at the University of Bath (Tony James), UK, and at the East China University of Science and Technology (Yitao Long), China, produced two back to back papers on the development of glucose sensors, which appeared in Analyst.

Open Days 2014

Open Days 2014
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The School of Chemistry has an Open Day on Saturday 18 October.

 

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