News Archive

2016

Hisashi Yamamoto elected as President of the Chemical Society of Japan

Professor Hisashi Yamamoto, Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Professor Emeritus, has been elected as President of the Chemical Society of Japan for the period May 24, 2016 until May 2018. More information on this announcement can be found at:...


Greg Voth and colleagues develop innovative computer model of HIV

Greg Voth and his colleagues have developed an innovative computer model of HIV that gives "real insight into how a virus 'matures' and becomes infective. In doing so, it offers the prospect of developing new anti-viral drugs and greatly extends what has been possible with computer simulations of...


Yossi Weizmann wins Innovation Fund Award

Yossi Weizmann has won an Innovation Fund Award by The Chicago Innovation Exchange, in partnership with UChicagoTech and the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation. The award is to support the development of "Infrared Polymerase Chain Reaction" technology that Yossi has developed,...


Steve Sibener elected Fellow of the American Vacuum Society

Congratulations to Steven Sibener whom has been elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society, to be presented at the Fall 2016 National Meeting of the AVS. The Fellowship citation was "For contributions in the quest of developing a molecular-level understanding of surface chemistry through the...


Yamuna Krishnan selected as the 2016 Innovator Award winner by the American Women in Science Chicago

Yamuna Krishnan has been selected as the 2016 Innovator Award winner by the American Women in Science Chicago. Her research involves the creation of nucleic acid-based nanodevices for applications in biology.


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