News Archive

2016

Jared Lewis wins the 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

Jared Lewis has won the 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar award for a project entitled “Engineering Proteins for Selective Catalysis.” Further information on the award can be found here.


Chemistry featured in new Industrial Affiliates Program

In the Fall of 2015, the Institute for Molecular Engineering and Physical Sciences Division jointly launched a new Industrial Affiliates Program charged with facilitating the translation of knowledge gained in academic research into impactful technological solutions, providing avenues for...


Bozhi Tian has won the Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award

Bozhi Tian has won the Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award, in support of his work on bioelectronic research on biofilms and the construction of biofilm/electronic hybrid materials. ...


Benzene – UChicago Undergraduate Chemistry Society organized a student-faculty basketball game in conjunction with the third annual Hillhouse Memorial Lecture

Benzene – Uchicago Undergraduate Chemistry Society organized a student-faculty basketball game in conjunction with the third annual Hillhouse Memorial Lecture. In honor of Hillhouse's love of sports, his former colleagues battled his former students on the court. The students won with a score of...


Yossi Weizmann receives the NSF CAREER Award

Yossi Weizmann receives the NSF CAREER Award Research in the Weizmann group focuses on the design and applications of highly programmable DNA nanostructures. They seek to develop novel approaches and methods to provide versatile tools to form smart structures with specific control over nano-scale...


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